James White

Summary

Affiliation: Cardiff University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Is sticky blood bad for the brain?: Hemostatic and inflammatory systems and dementia in the Caerphilly Prospective Study
    John Gallacher
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, England
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:599-604. 2010
  2. doi Prospective associations between the family environment, family cohesion, and psychiatric symptoms among adolescent girls
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Public Health Interventions DECIPHer, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:544-54. 2014
  3. pmc Interarm differences in systolic blood pressure and mortality among US army veterans: aetiological associations and risk prediction in the Vietnam experience study
    James White
    Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:1394-400. 2014
  4. doi Fat distribution, physical activity and cardiovascular risk among adolescent girls
    J White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, School of Medicine, 7th floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:189-95. 2013
  5. doi Cognitive ability in early adulthood as a predictor of habitual drug use during later military service and civilian life: the Vietnam Experience Study
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, CF14 4YS, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:164-8. 2012
  6. doi Intelligence quotient in childhood and the risk of illegal drug use in middle-age: the 1958 National Child Development Survey
    James W White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 22:654-7. 2012
  7. doi Intelligence across childhood in relation to illegal drug use in adulthood: 1970 British Cohort Study
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, 7th floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:767-74. 2012
  8. doi Prospective associations between physical activity and obesity among adolescent girls: racial differences and implications for prevention
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:522-7. 2012
  9. pmc The contribution of parent-child interactions to smoking experimentation in adolescence: implications for prevention
    James White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 4th Floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    Health Educ Res 27:46-56. 2012
  10. doi Alcohol and tobacco use during adolescence: the importance of the family mealtime environment
    James White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    J Health Psychol 15:526-32. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Is sticky blood bad for the brain?: Hemostatic and inflammatory systems and dementia in the Caerphilly Prospective Study
    John Gallacher
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, England
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:599-604. 2010
    ..Hemostasis and inflammation have been implicated in dementia. This study investigates the role of specific hemostatic and inflammatory pathways with incident vascular and nonvascular dementia...
  2. doi Prospective associations between the family environment, family cohesion, and psychiatric symptoms among adolescent girls
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Public Health Interventions DECIPHer, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:544-54. 2014
    ..Parental control also predicted a reduction in anxiety and family expressiveness was related to increases in self-worth. ..
  3. pmc Interarm differences in systolic blood pressure and mortality among US army veterans: aetiological associations and risk prediction in the Vietnam experience study
    James White
    Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:1394-400. 2014
    ..For the first time, we examined these relationships in a non-clinical population...
  4. doi Fat distribution, physical activity and cardiovascular risk among adolescent girls
    J White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, School of Medicine, 7th floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:189-95. 2013
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  5. doi Cognitive ability in early adulthood as a predictor of habitual drug use during later military service and civilian life: the Vietnam Experience Study
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, CF14 4YS, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:164-8. 2012
    ..Recent reports have linked cognitive ability (IQ) with alcohol dependency, but the relationship with illegal drug use is not well understood...
  6. doi Intelligence quotient in childhood and the risk of illegal drug use in middle-age: the 1958 National Child Development Survey
    James W White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 22:654-7. 2012
    ..High childhood IQ test scores have been associated with increased alcohol dependency and use in adult life, but the relationship between childhood IQ and illegal drug use in later life is unclear...
  7. doi Intelligence across childhood in relation to illegal drug use in adulthood: 1970 British Cohort Study
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, Cardiff University, 7th floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:767-74. 2012
    ..Recent reports have linked high childhood IQ scores with excess alcohol intake and alcohol dependency in adult life, but the relationship with illegal drug use in later life is relatively unknown...
  8. doi Prospective associations between physical activity and obesity among adolescent girls: racial differences and implications for prevention
    James White
    Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:522-7. 2012
    ..To test for differences in prospective associations between physical activity and obesity among black and white adolescent girls...
  9. pmc The contribution of parent-child interactions to smoking experimentation in adolescence: implications for prevention
    James White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 4th Floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    Health Educ Res 27:46-56. 2012
    ..01). This study suggests that familial risk and protective factors operate independently and that more attention should be paid to the role of fathers in smoking prevention...
  10. doi Alcohol and tobacco use during adolescence: the importance of the family mealtime environment
    James White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK
    J Health Psychol 15:526-32. 2010
    ..However, this association was explained by adolescents' perception of the atmosphere at mealtimes. These findings suggest adolescents' perception of the mealtime environment contributes to family meals' protective effect...
  11. doi Examination of a sociocultural model of excessive exercise among male and female adolescents
    James White
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, UK
    Body Image 7:227-33. 2010
    ..Results support the sociocultural model as an explanatory model for excessive exercise, but suggest appearance investment and body image disturbance are important mediators of sociocultural pressures...
  12. pmc The Communities First (ComFi) study: protocol for a prospective controlled quasi-experimental study to evaluate the impact of area-wide regeneration on mental health and social cohesion in deprived communities
    James White
    South East Wales Trials Unit SEWTU, School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement DECIPHer, School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e006530. 2014
    ..This study will evaluate the impact of Communities First on residents' mental health and social cohesion...
  13. pmc Common mental disorders, neighbourhood income inequality and income deprivation: small-area multilevel analysis
    David Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 202:286-93. 2013
    ..Common mental disorders are more prevalent in areas of high neighbourhood socioeconomic deprivation but whether the prevalence varies with neighbourhood income inequality is not known...
  14. doi Cohort profile: the Caerphilly health and social needs electronic cohort study (E-CATALyST)
    David L Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK, Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Public Health Interventions, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK, Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK, NHS Wales Informatics Service, Cardiff, UK and College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1620-8. 2013
    ..Readers with an interest in collaborative use of the data should contact Professor David Fone, Principal Investigator...
  15. doi Childhood sleeping difficulties and depression in adulthood: the 1970 British Cohort Study
    Giles Greene
    South East Wales Trials Unit SEWTU, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Sleep Res 24:19-23. 2015
    ..2, 3.2] whereas moderate sleeping difficulties were not (OR = 1.1, 95% CI = 0.9, 1.3). In conclusion, severe sleeping problems in childhood may be associated with increased susceptibility to depression in adult life...
  16. pmc Change in alcohol outlet density and alcohol-related harm to population health (CHALICE)
    David Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:428. 2012
    ..In this study we investigate the impact of a change in the density of alcohol outlets on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harms to health in the community...
  17. doi Dietary risk factors for the development of insulin resistance in adolescent girls: a 3-year prospective study
    James White
    1 Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:361-8. 2014
    ..Identifying risk factors for insulin resistance in adolescence could provide valuable information for early prevention. The study sought to identify risk factors for changes in insulin resistance and fasting blood glucose levels...