Archana Singh-Manoux

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi The relationship between parenting dimensions and adult achievement: evidence from the Whitehall II Study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Int J Behav Med 13:320-9. 2006
  2. pmc Gender differences in the association between morbidity and mortality among middle-aged men and women
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Public Health 98:2251-7. 2008
  3. pmc Adult education and child mortality in India: the influence of caste, household wealth, and urbanization
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Epidemiology 19:294-301. 2008
  4. pmc Socioeconomic status moderates the association between carotid intima-media thickness and cognition in midlife: evidence from the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Atherosclerosis 197:541-8. 2008
  5. ncbi Self-rated health and mortality: short- and long-term associations in the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, HNSM, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 69:138-43. 2007
  6. pmc What does self rated health measure? Results from the British Whitehall II and French Gazel cohort studies
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:364-72. 2006
  7. ncbi Does subjective social status predict health and change in health status better than objective status?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687, National Institute of Health and Medical Research, HNSM, Saint Maurice cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 67:855-61. 2005
  8. pmc Effects of physical activity on cognitive functioning in middle age: evidence from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Am J Public Health 95:2252-8. 2005
  9. ncbi The role of cognitive ability (intelligence) in explaining the association between socioeconomic position and health: evidence from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, National Hospital of Saint Maurice, 94415 Saint Maurice, France
    Am J Epidemiol 161:831-9. 2005
  10. ncbi Commentary: Modelling multiple pathways to explain social inequalities in health and mortality
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Int J Epidemiol 34:638-9. 2005

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  1. ncbi The relationship between parenting dimensions and adult achievement: evidence from the Whitehall II Study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Int J Behav Med 13:320-9. 2006
    ..Moderate levels of warmth, low levels of strictness, and high parental expectation are associated with high adult achievement...
  2. pmc Gender differences in the association between morbidity and mortality among middle-aged men and women
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Public Health 98:2251-7. 2008
    ..We examined gender differences in mortality, morbidity, and the association between the 2...
  3. pmc Adult education and child mortality in India: the influence of caste, household wealth, and urbanization
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Epidemiology 19:294-301. 2008
    ..We examined the association between adult education and child mortality, and the influence of other socioeconomic markers (caste, household wealth, and urbanization) on this association...
  4. pmc Socioeconomic status moderates the association between carotid intima-media thickness and cognition in midlife: evidence from the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Atherosclerosis 197:541-8. 2008
    ..We examine two questions: does socioeconomic status (SES) moderate this association and is IMT more strongly associated with specific aspects of cognitive function?..
  5. ncbi Self-rated health and mortality: short- and long-term associations in the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, HNSM, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 69:138-43. 2007
    ..To determine if self-rated health (SRH), a single-item measure of health status where individuals are asked to rate their own health, predicts mortality in a middle-aged sample and if the predictive ability of SRH diminishes with time...
  6. pmc What does self rated health measure? Results from the British Whitehall II and French Gazel cohort studies
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:364-72. 2006
    ..To investigate the determinants of self rated health (SRH) in men and women in the British Whitehall II study and the French Gazel cohort study...
  7. ncbi Does subjective social status predict health and change in health status better than objective status?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687, National Institute of Health and Medical Research, HNSM, Saint Maurice cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 67:855-61. 2005
    ..To examine, among middle-aged individuals, if subjective socioeconomic status (SES) predicts health status and change in health status over time better than objective SES...
  8. pmc Effects of physical activity on cognitive functioning in middle age: evidence from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Am J Public Health 95:2252-8. 2005
    ..We examined the association between physical activity and cognitive functioning in middle age...
  9. ncbi The role of cognitive ability (intelligence) in explaining the association between socioeconomic position and health: evidence from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, National Hospital of Saint Maurice, 94415 Saint Maurice, France
    Am J Epidemiol 161:831-9. 2005
    ..These results suggest that, although cognitive ability is related to health, it does not explain social inequalities in health...
  10. ncbi Commentary: Modelling multiple pathways to explain social inequalities in health and mortality
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Int J Epidemiol 34:638-9. 2005
  11. pmc Does personality explain social inequalities in mortality? The French GAZEL cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif 94807, France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:591-602. 2008
    ..We aim to quantify the contribution of personality measures to the associations between SEP and mortality...
  12. pmc Does sickness absence due to psychiatric disorder predict cause-specific mortality? A 16-year follow-up of the GAZEL occupational cohort study
    Maria Melchior
    Centre de Recherche en Epidémiologie et Santé des Populations UMRS 1018, Epidémiologie des Déterminants Professionnels et Sociaux de la Santé, INSERM, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 172:700-7. 2010
    ..59, 95% CI: 0.95, 2.66) and smoking-related cancer (HR = 1.31, 95% CI: 0.85, 2.03). Psychiatric sickness absence records could help identify individuals at risk of premature mortality and serve to monitor workers' health...
  13. pmc Health behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mortality: further analyses of the British Whitehall II and the French GAZEL prospective cohorts
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    PLoS Med 8:e1000419. 2011
    ..In the present paper, we examine this issue in Whitehall II and another prospective European cohort, the French GAZEL study...
  14. doi Unhealthy behaviours and disability in older adults: three-City Dijon cohort study
    Fanny Artaud
    INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Social and occupational determinants of health, F 94807 Villejuif, France
    BMJ 347:f4240. 2013
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  15. pmc Does adding information on job strain improve risk prediction for coronary heart disease beyond the standard Framingham risk score? The Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1577-84. 2011
    ..We sought to examine whether adding information on job strain to the Framingham model improves its predictive power in a low-risk working population...
  16. pmc Antidepressant medication use and risk of hyperglycemia and diabetes mellitus: a noncausal association?
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 70:978-84. 2011
    ..To examine this, we assessed the associations of antidepressant use with change in glucose levels and incidence of undiagnosed and diagnosed diabetes...
  17. pmc Does cognition predict mortality in midlife? Results from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Bâtiment 15 16, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Neurobiol Aging 31:688-95. 2010
    ..This study suggests that 'g' type composite measure of cognition might not be enough to understand the associations between cognition and health...
  18. pmc Socioeconomic differences in cardiometabolic factors: social causation or health-related selection? Evidence from the Whitehall II Cohort Study, 1991-2004
    Marko Elovainio
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL Medical School, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 174:779-89. 2011
    ..008). These findings suggest that health-related selection operates at younger ages and that social causation contributes to socioeconomic differences in cardiometabolic health in midlife...
  19. pmc Does overall diet in midlife predict future aging phenotypes? A cohort study
    Tasnime Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Med 126:411-419.e3. 2013
    ..We examined whether diet, assessed in midlife, using dietary patterns and adherence to the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), is associated with aging phenotypes, identified after a mean 16-year follow-up...
  20. pmc Influence of individual and combined healthy behaviours on successful aging
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    CMAJ 184:1985-92. 2012
    ..Increases in life expectancy make it important to remain healthy for as long as possible. Our objective was to examine the extent to which healthy behaviours in midlife, separately and in combination, predict successful aging...
  21. pmc Obesity phenotypes in midlife and cognition in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Neurology 79:755-62. 2012
    ..To examine the association of body mass index (BMI) and metabolic status with cognitive function and decline...
  22. pmc Do different measures of early life socioeconomic circumstances predict adult mortality? Evidence from the British Whitehall II and French GAZEL studies
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:1097-103. 2011
    ..Father's occupational position, education and height have all been used to examine the effects of adverse early life socioeconomic circumstances on health, but it remains unknown whether they predict mortality equally well...
  23. ncbi Best-practice interventions to reduce socioeconomic inequalities of coronary heart disease mortality in UK: a prospective occupational cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 372:1648-54. 2008
    ..We assessed this issue in an occupational cohort study comparing low with high socioeconomic groups...
  24. pmc Trajectories of depressive episodes and hypertension over 24 years: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health U1018, Université de Versailles St Quentin, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Hypertension 57:710-6. 2011
    ..This study suggests that the risk of hypertension increases with repeated experience of depressive episodes over time and becomes evident in later adulthood...
  25. pmc Association of walking speed in late midlife with mortality: results from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Alexis Elbaz
    INSERM, U708, Neuroepidemiology, 75013, Paris, France
    Age (Dordr) 35:943-52. 2013
    ..39, 95% CI = 1.04-1.84). In conclusion, walking speed measured in late midlife seems to be an important marker of mortality risk; multiple factors, in particular inflammatory markers, partially explain this association...
  26. pmc Usefulness of a single-item measure of depression to predict mortality: the GAZEL prospective cohort study
    Thomas Lefèvre
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Public Health 22:643-7. 2012
    ..The present study aims to examine the predictive value of a single-item measure of depression for mortality...
  27. pmc The association between self-rated health and mortality in different socioeconomic groups in the GAZEL cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1222-8. 2007
    ..Self-rated health (SRH) is considered a valid measure of health status as it has been shown to predict mortality in several studies. We examine whether SRH predicts mortality equally well in different socioeconomic groups...
  28. pmc Sleep duration and sleep disturbances partly explain the association between depressive symptoms and cardiovascular mortality: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Marine Azevedo Da Silva
    INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, Villejuif, France Université de Versailles St Quentin, Villejuif, France
    J Sleep Res 23:94-7. 2014
    ..91-2.57). Sleep seems to have a role, as a mediator or confounder, in explaining the association between depressive symptoms and cardiovascular mortality. These findings need replication in larger studies with longer follow-up. ..
  29. pmc Alcohol consumption and cognitive decline in early old age
    Severine Sabia
    From the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health S S, A B, S B, M S, M K, A S M, University College London, UK INSERM A E, A S M, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif University Paris 11 A E, A S M, Villejuif University Versailles St Quentin A D, A S M, Boulogne Billancourt and Centre de Gérontologie A S M, Hôpital Ste Périne, AP HP, France
    Neurology 82:332-9. 2014
    ..To examine the association between alcohol consumption in midlife and subsequent cognitive decline...
  30. pmc Validating a widely used measure of frailty: are all sub-components necessary? Evidence from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Age (Dordr) 35:1457-65. 2013
    ..57 to 0.58). Our results support the validity of the multi-component frailty measure, but the predictive performance of the measure is poor...
  31. pmc Effects of depressive symptoms and coronary heart disease and their interactive associations on mortality in middle-aged adults: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, France
    Heart 96:1645-50. 2010
    ..This does not allow comparisons across risk-factor groups based on the cross-classification of depression and CHD status...
  32. pmc Metabolic syndrome over 10 years and cognitive functioning in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:84-9. 2010
    ..We examined this association in late midlife, with particular focus on cumulative effects and the role of socioeconomic circumstances...
  33. pmc Lost work days in the 6 years leading to premature death from cardiovascular disease in men and women
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Atherosclerosis 211:689-93. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether individuals experience specific patterns of morbidity prior to premature death from cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  34. pmc Alternative Healthy Eating Index and mortality over 18 y of follow-up: results from the Whitehall II cohort
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:247-53. 2011
    ..It remains unclear if the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), designed to provide dietary guidelines to combat major chronic diseases, is related to mortality risk...
  35. pmc Incremental predictive value of adding past blood pressure measurements to the Framingham hypertension risk equation: the Whitehall II Study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 6BT London, UK
    Hypertension 55:1058-62. 2010
    ..These data suggest that, despite the net reclassification improvement, the clinical use of adding repeat measures of blood pressure to the Framingham hypertension risk score may be limited...
  36. pmc Validating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Score: results from the Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 54:496-501. 2009
    ..5%; 95% CI: -2.5% to 1.5%). These data suggest that the Framingham hypertension risk score provides a valid tool with which to estimate near-term risk of developing hypertension...
  37. ncbi Subjective cognitive complaints and mortality: does the type of complaint matter?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK Centre de Gérontologie, Hôpital Ste Périne, AP HP, France Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 48:73-8. 2014
    ..18, 1.68) were significantly associated with mortality, while memory complaints did not carry increased risk (HR = 0.93, 95% CI: 0.79, 1.09). All SCCS were strongly associated with depression but not all carried excess risk of mortality...
  38. doi Job strain and health-related lifestyle: findings from an individual-participant meta-analysis of 118,000 working adults
    Katriina Heikkilä
    Katriina Heikkilä, Solja T Nyberg, Marianna Virtanen, and Mika Kivimäki are with the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki Eleonor I Fransson is with the School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jönköping Lars Alfredsson is with the Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Marie Zins, Marcel Goldberg, and Archana Singh Manoux are with the Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif, France Hugo Westerlund is with the Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden Peter Westerholm is with the Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Jussi Vahtera, Paula Salo, Jaana Pentti, and Tuula Oksanen are with the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku Sakari Suominen is with the Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Turku, Finland Andrew Steptoe, Michael G Marmot, and Jane E Ferrie are with the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK Maria Nordin is with the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Thorsten Lunau and Nico Dragano are with the Department of Medical Sociology, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany Karl Heinz Ladwig is with the German Research Center for Environmental Health
    Am J Public Health 103:2090-7. 2013
    ..We examined the associations of job strain, an indicator of work-related stress, with overall unhealthy and healthy lifestyles...
  39. doi Trait anxiety levels before and after antidepressant treatment: a 3-wave cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants ofHealth, Université de Versailles St Quentin, UMRS 1018, Villejuif, France
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:371-7. 2013
    ..This large-scale study provides evidence suggesting that antidepressant treatment is associated with a reduction in trait anxiety levels, particularly in men...
  40. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk scores in identifying future frailty: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Heart 99:737-42. 2013
    ..To examine the capacity of existing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk algorithms widely used in primary care, to predict frailty...
  41. pmc Low conscientiousness and risk of all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer mortality over 17 years: Whitehall II cohort study
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Psychosom Res 73:98-103. 2012
    ..To examine the personality trait conscientiousness as a risk factor for mortality and to identify candidate explanatory mechanisms...
  42. pmc Vascular risk status as a predictor of later-life depressive symptoms: a cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 72:324-30. 2012
    ..We examined whether standard clinical risk profiles developed for vascular diseases also predict depressive symptoms in older adults...
  43. pmc Physical activity and inflammatory markers over 10 years: follow-up in men and women from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Circulation 126:928-33. 2012
    ..We therefore examined the association between physical activity and inflammatory markers over a 10-year follow-up period...
  44. doi Organisational justice and cognitive function in middle-aged employees: the Whitehall II study
    Marko Elovainio
    University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:552-6. 2012
    ..Little is known about the role that work-related factors play in the decline of cognitive function. This study examined the association between perceived organisational justice and cognitive function among middle-aged men and women...
  45. pmc History of coronary heart disease and cognitive performance in midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 29:2100-7. 2008
    ..Some studies show coronary heart disease (CHD) to be a risk factor for cognitive function while others report no association between the two. We examined the effect of CHD history and duration on cognition in a middle-aged population...
  46. pmc Change in sleep duration and cognitive function: findings from the Whitehall II Study
    Jane E Ferrie
    University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
    Sleep 34:565-73. 2011
    ..Evidence from cross-sectional studies shows that sleep is associated with cognitive function. This study examines change in sleep duration as a determinant of cognitive function...
  47. ncbi Subjective social status: its determinants and its association with measures of ill-health in the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 56:1321-33. 2003
    ..The results suggest that subjective social status reflects the cognitive averaging of standard markers of socioeconomic situation and is free of psychological biases...
  48. pmc Association between change in body composition and change in inflammatory markers: an 11-year follow-up in the Whitehall II Study
    Eleonor I Fransson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:5370-4. 2010
    ..Obesity is associated with low-grade inflammation, but the long-term effects of weight change on inflammation are unknown...
  49. pmc Common mental disorder and obesity: insight from four repeat measures over 19 years: prospective Whitehall II cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 339:b3765. 2009
    ..To examine potential reciprocal associations between common mental disorders and obesity, and to assess whether dose-response relations exist...
  50. ncbi Social inequality in walking speed in early old age in the Whitehall II study
    Eric Brunner
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:1082-9. 2009
    ..We investigated social inequalities in walking speed in early old age...
  51. pmc Antidepressant use before and after the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal modeling study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:1471-6. 2010
    ..To examine antidepressant use before and after the diagnosis of diabetes...
  52. pmc Hyperglycemia, type 2 diabetes, and depressive symptoms: the British Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:1867-9. 2009
    ..To examine the recent suggestion that impaired fasting glucose may protect against depression, whereas a diagnosis of diabetes might then result in depression...
  53. ncbi Alcohol consumption and cognitive function in the Whitehall II Study
    Annie Britton
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 160:240-7. 2004
    ..Nonetheless, it is not proposed that these findings be used to encourage increased alcohol consumption...
  54. pmc Increased risk of coronary heart disease among individuals reporting adverse impact of stress on their health: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    Unit 1018, Epidemiology of occupational and social determinants of health team, INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, F 94807 Villejuif, France
    Eur Heart J 34:2697-705. 2013
    ..We examined whether individuals who report that stress adversely affects their health are at increased risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) compared with those who report that stress has no adverse health impact...
  55. pmc Combined impact of smoking and heavy alcohol use on cognitive decline in early old age: Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 203:120-5. 2013
    ..Identifying modifiable risk factors for cognitive decline may inform prevention of dementia...
  56. pmc Associations of job strain and lifestyle risk factors with risk of coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis of individual participant data
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    CMAJ 185:763-9. 2013
    ..It is unclear whether a healthy lifestyle mitigates the adverse effects of job strain on coronary artery disease. We examined the associations of job strain and lifestyle risk factors with the risk of coronary artery disease...
  57. pmc Predicting cognitive decline: a dementia risk score vs. the Framingham vascular risk scores
    Sara Kaffashian
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif Université de Versailles St Quentin, France
    Neurology 80:1300-6. 2013
    ..Our aim was to compare 2 Framingham vascular risk scores with a dementia risk score in relation to 10-year cognitive decline in late middle age...
  58. doi Neuroticism and cardiovascular disease mortality: socioeconomic status modifies the risk in women (UK Health and Lifestyle Survey)
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 74:596-603. 2012
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and cancer mortality risk associated with neuroticism or extraversion and their interactions with SES in a representative sample of the UK adult population...
  59. pmc Bidirectional association between physical activity and symptoms of anxiety and depression: the Whitehall II study
    Marine Azevedo Da Silva
    Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, INSERM, U1018, 94807, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:537-46. 2012
    ..70, 95 % CI 1.10, 2.63). The association between physical activity and symptoms of anxiety and/or depression appears to be bidirectional...
  60. pmc Impact of smoking on cognitive decline in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:627-35. 2012
    ..Smoking is a possible risk factor for dementia, although its impact may have been underestimated in elderly populations because of the shorter life span of smokers...
  61. pmc Association of lung function with physical, mental and cognitive function in early old age
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Age (Dordr) 33:385-92. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that lung function is a good 'summary' measure of overall functioning in early old age...
  62. pmc Timing of onset of cognitive decline: results from Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    BMJ 344:d7622. 2012
    ..To estimate 10 year decline in cognitive function from longitudinal data in a middle aged cohort and to examine whether age cohorts can be compared with cross sectional data to infer the effect of age on cognitive decline...
  63. pmc Dietary pattern and depressive symptoms in middle age
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:408-13. 2009
    ..Studies of diet and depression have focused primarily on individual nutrients...
  64. pmc The role of conventional risk factors in explaining social inequalities in coronary heart disease: the relative and absolute approaches to risk
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Epidemiology 19:599-605. 2008
    ..Our objective was to examine whether there is a discrepancy in results obtained using the relative and absolute approaches...
  65. pmc Examining overweight and obesity as risk factors for common mental disorders using fat mass and obesity-associated (FTO) genotype-instrumented analysis: The Whitehall II Study, 1985-2004
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 173:421-9. 2011
    ..Mendelian randomization analyses supported the status of long-term obesity as a risk factor for CMD in men-a finding that should be interpreted cautiously because the function of the FTO gene is unknown...
  66. pmc Combined effects of depressive symptoms and resting heart rate on mortality: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM, U 1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bâtiment 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1199-206. 2011
    ..To examine the combined effects of depressive symptoms and resting heart rate on mortality risk...
  67. pmc Natural course of recurrent psychological distress in adulthood
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 130:454-61. 2011
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  68. pmc Why does lung function predict mortality? Results from the Whitehall II Cohort Study
    Severine Sabia
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Bâtiment 15 16, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1415-23. 2010
    ..5% reduction). Taken together, these factors explained 32.5% of the association. Multiple pathways link lung function to mortality; these results show inflammatory markers to be particularly important...
  69. pmc Persistent depressive symptoms and cognitive function in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    National Institute for Health and Medical Research, INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Ave Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1379-85. 2010
    ..We examined the association between depressive symptoms, measured 6 times over an 18-year period, and cognitive deficits in late midlife...
  70. pmc Overall diet history and reversibility of the metabolic syndrome over 5 years: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:2339-41. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of adherence to the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), a set of dietary guidelines targeting major chronic diseases, on metabolic syndrome (MetS) reversion in a middle-aged population...
  71. pmc High alcohol consumption in middle-aged adults is associated with poorer cognitive performance only in the low socio-economic group. Results from the GAZEL cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Addiction 106:93-101. 2011
    ..To examine the association of alcohol consumption over 10 years with cognitive performance in different socio-economic groups...
  72. ncbi Socioeconomic trajectories across the life course and health outcomes in midlife: evidence for the accumulation hypothesis?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1072-9. 2004
    ..This paper examines (1) accumulation across trichotomous categories of socioeconomic position (SEP), and (2) accumulation in analysis stratified by adult SEP...
  73. pmc Effect of intensity and type of physical activity on mortality: results from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, INSERM, Villejuif, France
    Am J Public Health 102:698-704. 2012
    ..We examined the association of intensity and type of physical activity with mortality...
  74. pmc Predictive utility of the Framingham general cardiovascular disease risk profile for cognitive function: evidence from the Whitehall II study
    Sara Kaffashian
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Eur Heart J 32:2326-32. 2011
    ..47; 95% CI: -0.81, -0.11). Conclusion In middle-aged individuals free of cardiovascular disease, an adverse cardiovascular risk profile is associated with poor cognitive function, and decline in at least one cognitive domain in men...
  75. pmc Non-response to baseline, non-response to follow-up and mortality in the Whitehall II cohort
    Jane E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:831-7. 2009
    ..Little is known about the associations between non-response to follow-up surveys and mortality, or differences in these associations by socioeconomic position in studies with repeat data collections...
  76. ncbi Multiple measures of socio-economic position and psychosocial health: proximal and distal measures
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:1192-9; discussion 1199-200. 2002
    ..Model III treats education, a distal measure of SEP, as antecedent to the proximal measures of SEP in the prediction equations linking SEP to health...
  77. pmc Health behaviors from early to late midlife as predictors of cognitive function: The Whitehall II study
    Severine Sabia
    INSERM U IFR, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 170:428-37. 2009
    ..This study suggests that both the number of unhealthy behaviors and their duration are associated with subsequent cognitive function in later life...
  78. pmc Association between common mental disorder and obesity over the adult life course
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 6BT London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:149-55. 2009
    ..Prospective data on the association between common mental disorders and obesity are scarce, and the impact of ageing on this association is poorly understood...
  79. pmc Successful aging: the contribution of early-life and midlife risk factors
    Annie Britton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1098-105. 2008
    ..To test whether early-life factors (education, height, father's social position) and midlife social, behavioral, and psychosocial factors were associated with entering older age without disease and with good functioning...
  80. pmc Psychological and somatic symptoms of anxiety and risk of coronary heart disease: the health and social support prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM, Villejuif, France
    Biol Psychiatry 67:378-85. 2010
    ..This study aims to examine the extent to which the psychological and somatic components of anxiety are predictive of CHD...
  81. pmc Using additional information on working hours to predict coronary heart disease: a cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 154:457-63. 2011
    ..Long working hours are associated with increased risk for coronary heart disease (CHD). Adding information on long hours to traditional risk factors for CHD may help to improve risk prediction for this condition...
  82. pmc Decline in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentration: lipid-lowering drugs, diet, or physical activity? Evidence from the Whitehall II study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Heart 97:923-30. 2011
    ..To examine the association of lipid-lowering drugs, change in diet and physical activity with a decline in low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in middle age...
  83. pmc Anti-depressant medication use and C-reactive protein: results from two population-based studies
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Brain Behav Immun 25:168-73. 2011
    ..This might be a potential mechanism through which antidepressant medication increases CVD risk. Further data are required to explore the effects of dosage and duration of antidepressant treatment...
  84. doi Arterial stiffness, physical function, and functional limitation: the Whitehall II Study
    Eric J Brunner
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Hypertension 57:1003-9. 2011
    ..The nature of the link between arterial stiffness and quality of life in older people merits attention...
  85. pmc Association of socioeconomic position with health behaviors and mortality
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    JAMA 303:1159-66. 2010
    ..Previous studies may have underestimated the contribution of health behaviors to social inequalities in mortality because health behaviors were assessed only at the baseline of the study...
  86. ncbi Do psychological factors affect inflammation and incident coronary heart disease: the Whitehall II Study
    Hermann Nabi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1398-406. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test whether psychological factors affect inflammation processes to an extent that increases the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  87. pmc Trends in the association between height and socioeconomic indicators in France, 1970-2003
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Econ Hum Biol 8:396-404. 2010
    ..These results suggest that in France, social inequalities in adult height in absolute terms have remained unchanged across the three decades under examination...
  88. pmc Hostility and trajectories of body mass index over 19 years: the Whitehall II Study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 169:347-54. 2009
    ..016 units (P = 0.023) annually over the follow-up period as compared with persons in the lowest quartile. The authors conclude that the difference in BMI as a function of hostility levels in men is not stable over time...
  89. pmc The association between heart rate variability and cognitive impairment in middle-aged men and women. The Whitehall II cohort study
    Annie Britton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 31:115-21. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between reduced heart rate variability (HRV) and cognitive function in middle-aged adults in the general population...
  90. pmc Body mass index over the adult life course and cognition in late midlife: the Whitehall II Cohort Study
    Severine Sabia
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:601-7. 2009
    ..The extent to which cognition in late midlife is influenced by lifetime obesity is unclear...
  91. pmc Positive and negative affect and risk of coronary heart disease: Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 337:a118. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between positive and negative affect and subsequent coronary heart disease events independently of established risk factors...
  92. pmc Does personality predict mortality? Results from the GAZEL French prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM, U687 IFR69, Saint Maurice, F 94415 France
    Int J Epidemiol 37:386-96. 2008
    ..We aim to test the independent association of 10 personality traits, from three major conceptual models, with all-cause and cause-specific mortality in the French GAZEL cohort...
  93. pmc Using sickness absence records to predict future depression in a working population: prospective findings from the GAZEL cohort
    Maria Melchior
    National Institutes of Health and Medical Research INSERM U687, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Public Health 99:1417-22. 2009
    ..We tested the hypothesis that sickness absence from work predicts workers' risk of later depression...
  94. pmc Do psychological attributes matter for adherence to antihypertensive medication? The Finnish Public Sector Cohort Study
    Hermann Nabi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Hypertens 26:2236-43. 2008
    ..We examined the importance of several psychological attributes (sense of coherence, optimism, pessimism, hostility, anxiety) with regard to antihypertensive medication adherence assessed by pharmacy refill records...
  95. pmc Smoking history and cognitive function in middle age from the Whitehall II study
    Severine Sabia
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Unité 687, IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Bâtiment 15 16, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Arch Intern Med 168:1165-73. 2008
    ..We examine the association between smoking history and cognitive function in middle age and estimate the risk of death and of nonparticipation in cognitive tests among smokers...
  96. ncbi High blood pressure was associated with cognitive function in middle-age in the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, Unit 687, HNSM, Saint Maurice, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1308-15. 2005
    ..However, it remains unclear if this association extends to younger age groups. The objective of this study was to examine the association between hypertension and a range of cognitive abilities in middle aged men and women...
  97. ncbi The effect of control at home on CHD events in the Whitehall II study: Gender differences in psychosocial domestic pathways to social inequalities in CHD
    Tarani Chandola
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, International Centre for Health and Society, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 58:1501-9. 2004
    ..Psychosocial domestic conditions may have a greater effect on the health of women compared with men...
  98. pmc Association between metabolic syndrome and depressive symptoms in middle-aged adults: results from the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:499-504. 2009
    ..We examined whether the metabolic syndrome is associated with the onset of depressive symptoms in a cohort of middle-aged British civil servants...
  99. pmc Education attenuates the association between dietary patterns and cognition
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:147-54. 2009
    ..As individual food items are not consumed in isolation, we examined the association between dietary patterns and cognitive function, with special attention to the role of education in this association...
  100. pmc Low HDL cholesterol is a risk factor for deficit and decline in memory in midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U687 IFR69, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:1556-62. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between fasting serum lipids and short-term verbal memory in middle-aged adults...
  101. pmc Low pessimism protects against stroke: the Health and Social Support (HeSSup) prospective cohort study
    Hermann Nabi
    INSERM Unité 687, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Stroke 41:187-90. 2010
    ..To date, the association between these psychological variables and risk of stroke remains unclear. We examined the relationship between pessimism and the 7-year incidence of stroke...