1987 - 1991 Birth

All members of the TEC study were born in Darwin, NT between 1987 and 1991. Retrospective birth characteristics  have been obtained from their hospital records.

People involved in this study

Associate Professor Gurmeet Singh
Senior Research Fellow and Director of Life Course Program

Related publications

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Aboriginal Birth Cohort

Mann, K. D., Pearce, M. S., Sayers, S. M., & Singh, G. R. (2015). Pathways between birth weight and later body size in predicting blood pressure: Australian Aboriginal Cohort Study 1987–2007. Journal of hypertension, 33(5), 933-939.

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Aboriginal Birth Cohort, Top End Cohort

Singh G, Davison B, Ma G, Eastman CJ, Mackerras D. Iodine status of young Indigenous and non-Indigenous adults in the Northern Territory after mandatory fortification of bread with iodised salt; a comparison with pre-fortification status. Medical Journal of Australia. 2018.

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Aboriginal Birth Cohort

Singh, G. R., & Sayers, S. M. (2015). Application of a specific equation to calculate fat-free mass (FFM) in Australian aboriginals. European journal of clinical nutrition.

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Post date: April 12, 2013

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