Emily M D Grundy

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Twins and their health cost: consequences of multiple births on parental health and mortality in Denmark and England and Wales
    Cecilia Tomassini
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:444-9. 2006
  2. pmc Grandparenting and psychosocial health among older Chileans: a longitudinal analysis
    Emily M Grundy
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Aging Ment Health 16:1047-57. 2012
  3. pmc A factorial-design cluster randomised controlled trial investigating the cost-effectiveness of a nutrition supplement and an exercise programme on pneumonia incidence, walking capacity and body mass index in older people living in Santiago, Chile: the CEN
    Alan D Dangour
    Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Nutr J 6:14. 2007
  4. pmc Health differentials in the older population of England: an empirical comparison of the materialist, lifestyle and psychosocial hypotheses
    George B Ploubidis
    Department of Population Studies, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:390. 2011
  5. pmc Methods for economic evaluation of a factorial-design cluster randomised controlled trial of a nutrition supplement and an exercise programme among healthy older people living in Santiago, Chile: the CENEX study
    Damian G Walker
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:85. 2009
  6. pmc The association of cancer survival with four socioeconomic indicators: a longitudinal study of the older population of England and Wales 1981-2000
    Andrew Sloggett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 7:20. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Fertility history and cause-specific mortality: a register-based analysis of complete cohorts of Norwegian women and men
    Emily Grundy
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School Hygiene and Trop Med, London, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:1847-57. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Household transitions and subsequent mortality among older people in England and Wales: trends over three decades
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:353-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproductive history and mortality in late middle age among Norwegian men and women
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 167:271-9. 2008
  10. pmc Marital history, health and mortality among older men and women in England and Wales
    Emily M D Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:554. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Twins and their health cost: consequences of multiple births on parental health and mortality in Denmark and England and Wales
    Cecilia Tomassini
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:444-9. 2006
    ..Overall similar health and mortality was found for twin parents and the whole population although both life table methods and survival analysis suggested a slight excess mortality among older cohorts of twin mothers in England and Wales...
  2. pmc Grandparenting and psychosocial health among older Chileans: a longitudinal analysis
    Emily M Grundy
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Aging Ment Health 16:1047-57. 2012
    ..To investigate factors associated with Chilean grandparents' provision of help to grandchildren and associations between provision of such help and grandparents' mental well-being two years later...
  3. pmc A factorial-design cluster randomised controlled trial investigating the cost-effectiveness of a nutrition supplement and an exercise programme on pneumonia incidence, walking capacity and body mass index in older people living in Santiago, Chile: the CEN
    Alan D Dangour
    Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Nutr J 6:14. 2007
    ..No information is currently available on the cost-effectiveness of the supplementation programme...
  4. pmc Health differentials in the older population of England: an empirical comparison of the materialist, lifestyle and psychosocial hypotheses
    George B Ploubidis
    Department of Population Studies, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:390. 2011
    ..In developed countries with old age structures most deaths occur at older ages and older people account for the majority of those in poor health, which suggests a particular need to investigate health inequalities in the older population...
  5. pmc Methods for economic evaluation of a factorial-design cluster randomised controlled trial of a nutrition supplement and an exercise programme among healthy older people living in Santiago, Chile: the CENEX study
    Damian G Walker
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:85. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe in detail the methods that will be used to estimate the incremental costs and cost-effectiveness of the interventions...
  6. pmc The association of cancer survival with four socioeconomic indicators: a longitudinal study of the older population of England and Wales 1981-2000
    Andrew Sloggett
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 7:20. 2007
    ..It uses a relative survival method which gives a measure of excess mortality due to cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Fertility history and cause-specific mortality: a register-based analysis of complete cohorts of Norwegian women and men
    Emily Grundy
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School Hygiene and Trop Med, London, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:1847-57. 2010
    ..Research on associations between parenting histories, health related behaviours, social support exchanges and reported or measured stress is needed to clarify mechanisms underlying the associations reported here...
  8. doi request reprint Household transitions and subsequent mortality among older people in England and Wales: trends over three decades
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:353-9. 2011
    ..Co-resident family care and institutional care can be alternatives for seriously disabled older people, so changes in the availability of either may affect demands for the other...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reproductive history and mortality in late middle age among Norwegian men and women
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 167:271-9. 2008
    ..The lack of any high-parity disadvantage suggests that in the "family friendly" Norwegian environment, the health benefits of having several children may outweigh the costs...
  10. pmc Marital history, health and mortality among older men and women in England and Wales
    Emily M D Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:554. 2010
    ..Possible effects of parity, and the extent to which these may contribute to marital status differentials in health, have also been rarely considered...
  11. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic differences in the onset and progression of disability in early old age: a longitudinal study
    E Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Age Ageing 29:149-57. 2000
    ..to analyse socio-demographic differences in the onset and progression of disability...
  12. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic variations in moves to institutional care 1991-2001: a record linkage study from England and Wales
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Age Ageing 36:424-30. 2007
    ..Disability is the major driver of admissions, but socio-demographic factors are also relevant. Understanding more about the influence of these is important for planning by long-term care...
  13. doi request reprint Women's fertility and mortality in late mid life: A comparison of three contemporary populations
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 21:541-7. 2009
    ..These finding suggest that in populations in which fertility control is usual, contextual factors influencing the relative costs and benefits of childbearing may influence associations between fertility histories and later mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Commentary: The McKeown debate: time for burial
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:529-33. 2005
  15. pmc Living arrangements and place of death of older people with cancer in England and Wales: a record linkage study
    E Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Br J Cancer 91:907-12. 2004
    ..The changing living arrangements of older people have important implications for planning and provision of care and treatment for cancer sufferers...
  16. pmc The socioeconomic status of older adults: how should we measure it in studies of health inequalities?
    E Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:895-904. 2001
    ..To identify which of seven indicators of socioeconomic status used singly or combined with one other would be most useful in studies of health inequalities in the older population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities in the older population: the role of personal capital, social resources and socio-economic circumstances
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, WC1B 3DP, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 56:935-47. 2003
    ..The results emphasise again the need to consider both socio-economic and socio-psychological influences on later life health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Fertility history and health in later life: a record linkage study in England and Wales
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 49 51 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3DP, UK
    Soc Sci Med 61:217-28. 2005
    ..Personal demographic history is an important factor to consider in analyses of health and mortality variations in later life. More research is needed to further elucidate causal pathways...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adult life experiences and health in early old age in Great Britain
    E Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Soc Sci Med 51:1061-74. 2000
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  20. ncbi request reprint Reciprocity in relationships: socio-economic and health influences on intergenerational exchanges between Third Age parents and their adult children in Great Britain
    Emily Grundy
    Centre for Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Br J Sociol 56:233-55. 2005
    ..Current demographic and social changes are, it is argued, likely to increase support demands from adult children to Third Age parents in coming decades...
  21. doi request reprint Later-life mental health in Europe: a country-level comparison
    George B Ploubidis
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, London, WC1B 3DP, UK
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:666-76. 2009
    ..To investigate the influence of country of residence on depression and well-being among older Europeans, after establishing the between-country measurement invariance of both constructs...
  22. doi request reprint Longitudinal perspectives on caregiving, employment history and marital status in midlife in England and Wales
    Harriet Young
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 16:388-99. 2008
    ..It also suggests that implementation of strategies to enable those in midlife to combine caregiving and work responsibilities, should they wish to do so, should be an urgent priority...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transitions to supported environments in England and Wales among elderly widowed and divorced women: the changing balance between co-residence with family and institutional care
    Karen Glaser
    Age Concern Institute of Gerontology, King s College London, Waterloo Bridge Wing, Franklin Wilkins Building, Waterloo Road, London SE1 9NN
    J Women Aging 15:107-26; discussion 185-7. 2003
    ..In terms of the limited range of covariates it was possible to consider, owner-occupiers were significantly more likely than tenants to move to supported private households than to institutions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational interaction, social capital and health: results from a randomised controlled trial in Brazil
    Elza Maria de Souza
    Escola Superior em Ciências da Saúde School of Health Science Brasília, DF Brazil
    Soc Sci Med 65:1397-409. 2007
    ..This study is the first to use a controlled trial design to evaluate this type of intervention and is valuable in showing that this design can be used in interventions of this kind, and also the difficulties involved...
  25. ncbi request reprint The increase in marital status differences in mortality up to the oldest age in seven European countries, 1990-99
    Michael Murphy
    Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK
    Popul Stud (Camb) 61:287-98. 2007
    ..We also find that the advantage enjoyed by married people increased over the 1990s in almost all cases. We note that results for groups such as older divorced women need to be interpreted with caution...
  26. ncbi request reprint Healthy, wealthy and old?
    Jane Falkingham
    Faculty of Law, Arts and Social Sciences, University of Southampton
    Nurs Older People 18:12-4, 16-8. 2006