- Weight loss and premature death: the 1946 British birth cohort study
Laboratory of Population Science, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
PLoS ONE 9:e86282. 2014
..We aimed to study the association between midlife weight change and mortality accounting for health and lifestyle characteristics, and also considering potential bias due to preexisting chronic diseases and smoking status...
- Dementia severity and weight loss: a comparison across eight cohorts. The 10/66 study
Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA Electronic address
Alzheimers Dement 9:649-56. 2013
..We aimed to investigate the association between dementia severity and weight loss in countries with low and middle incomes, where most prevalent cases reside...
- Dementia and lower blood pressure in Latin America, India, and China: a 10/66 cross-cohort study
Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Neurology 81:228-35. 2013
..To study the relationship between dementia and blood pressure (BP) in 8 low- and middle-income countries...
- Equity in the delivery of community healthcare to older people: findings from 10/66 Dementia Research Group cross-sectional surveys in Latin America, China, India and Nigeria
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 11:153. 2011
..To describe patterns of recent health service utilisation, and consequent out-of-pocket expenses among older people in countries with low and middle incomes, and to assess the equity with which services are accessed and delivered...
- No association between fish intake and depression in over 15,000 older adults from seven low and middle income countries--the 10/66 study
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 7:e38879. 2012
..Using a standard protocol, we aim to assess the association of fish consumption and late-life depression in seven low- and middle-income countries...
- Ageing and dementia in low and middle income countries-Using research to engage with public and policy makers
Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, London, UK
Int Rev Psychiatry 20:332-43. 2008
..We consider the potential for epidemiological research to raise awareness, refine the policy agenda, and promote action, using the example of the dissemination strategy developed by the 10/66 Dementia Research Group...
- Leg length, skull circumference, and the prevalence of dementia in low and middle income countries: a 10/66 population-based cross sectional survey
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Public Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
Int Psychogeriatr 23:202-13. 2011
..Adult head circumference is an indicator of brain growth. There is a limited literature linking short legs and small skulls to an increased risk for cognitive impairment and dementia in late life...
- Contribution of chronic diseases to disability in elderly people in countries with low and middle incomes: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
Renata M Sousa
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, London, UK
Lancet 374:1821-30. 2009
..We aimed to assess the contribution of physical, mental, and cognitive chronic diseases to disability, and the extent to which sociodemographic and health characteristics account for geographical variation in disability...
- The 10/66 Dementia Research Group's fully operationalised DSM-IV dementia computerized diagnostic algorithm, compared with the 10/66 dementia algorithm and a clinician diagnosis: a population validation study
Martin J Prince
Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
BMC Public Health 8:219. 2008
..The 10/66 Dementia Research Group sought to do this using assessments from their one phase dementia diagnostic research interview, and to validate the resulting algorithm in a population-based study in Cuba...
- No association between gain in body mass index across the life course and midlife cognitive function and cognitive reserve--the 1946 British Birth Cohort study
MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
Alzheimers Dement 8:470-82. 2012
..The association between lifelong body mass index (BMI) and cognitive function has not been comprehensively studied...
- The association of dementia with upper arm and waist circumference in seven low- and middle-income countries: the 10/66 cross-sectional surveys
Clare L Taylor
Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:897-904. 2012
..Our aim was to investigate and compare the associations of dementia with waist and upper arm circumference in elders from seven low- and middle-income nations...
- The protocols for the 10/66 dementia research group population-based research programme
King s College London, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
BMC Public Health 7:165. 2007
..This paper describes the protocols for the 10/66 population-based and intervention studies that aim to redress this imbalance...
- The global prevalence of dementia: a systematic review and metaanalysis
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Alzheimers Dement 9:63-75.e2. 2013
..A reappraisal of global prevalence and numbers is due, given the significant implications for social and public policy and planning...