Sanjay Kinra

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

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of integration of supplemental nutrition with public health programmes in pregnancy and early childhood on cardiovascular risk in rural Indian adolescents: long term follow-up of Hyderabad nutrition trial
    Sanjay Kinra
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 337:a605. 2008
  2. pmc Cohort profile: Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS)
    Sanjay Kinra
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, National Institute of Nutrition, Indian Council for Medical Research, Hyderabad, India, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, Department of Anthropology, University of Delhi, Delhi, India, South Asia Network for Chronic Disease, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia and Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1417-24. 2014
  3. pmc Socio-economic position and cardiovascular risk in rural Indian adolescents: evidence from the Andhra Pradesh children and parents study (APCAPS)
    S Kinra
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Public Health 128:852-9. 2014
  4. pmc The benefits and harms of providing parents with weight feedback as part of the national child measurement programme: a prospective cohort study
    Catherine L Falconer
    Bristol Biomedical Research Unit in Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle, Level 3, University Hospitals Bristol Education Centre, Bristol BS2 8AE, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:549. 2014
  5. pmc The effect of rural-to-urban migration on renal function in an Indian population: cross-sectional data from the Hyderabad arm of the Indian Migration Study
    Phillippa K Bailey
    The Richard Bright Renal Unit, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    BMC Nephrol 14:240. 2013
  6. pmc Differences in estimation of creatinine generation between renal function estimating equations in an Indian population: cross-sectional data from the Hyderabad arm of the Indian migration study
    Phillippa K Bailey
    The Richard Bright Renal Unit, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    BMC Nephrol 14:30. 2013
  7. pmc Sociodemographic patterning of non-communicable disease risk factors in rural India: a cross sectional study
    Sanjay Kinra
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMJ 341:c4974. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Is relative leg length a biomarker of childhood nutrition? Long-term follow-up of the Hyderabad Nutrition Trial
    Sanjay Kinra
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1022-9. 2011
  9. pmc Association between urban life-years and cardiometabolic risk: the Indian migration study
    Sanjay Kinra
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 174:154-64. 2011
  10. pmc Early and current socio-economic position and cardiometabolic risk factors in the Indian Migration Study
    Ulla Sovio
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:844-53. 2013

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  1. pmc Effect of integration of supplemental nutrition with public health programmes in pregnancy and early childhood on cardiovascular risk in rural Indian adolescents: long term follow-up of Hyderabad nutrition trial
    Sanjay Kinra
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 337:a605. 2008
    ..To determine whether integration of nutritional supplementation with other public health programmes in early life reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease in undernourished populations...
  2. pmc Cohort profile: Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS)
    Sanjay Kinra
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK, National Institute of Nutrition, Indian Council for Medical Research, Hyderabad, India, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, Department of Anthropology, University of Delhi, Delhi, India, South Asia Network for Chronic Disease, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia and Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1417-24. 2014
    ..Details of how to access these data are available from the corresponding author...
  3. pmc Socio-economic position and cardiovascular risk in rural Indian adolescents: evidence from the Andhra Pradesh children and parents study (APCAPS)
    S Kinra
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Public Health 128:852-9. 2014
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  4. pmc The benefits and harms of providing parents with weight feedback as part of the national child measurement programme: a prospective cohort study
    Catherine L Falconer
    Bristol Biomedical Research Unit in Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle, Level 3, University Hospitals Bristol Education Centre, Bristol BS2 8AE, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:549. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the benefits and harms of providing weight feedback to parents as part of a national school-based weight-screening programme in England...
  5. pmc The effect of rural-to-urban migration on renal function in an Indian population: cross-sectional data from the Hyderabad arm of the Indian Migration Study
    Phillippa K Bailey
    The Richard Bright Renal Unit, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    BMC Nephrol 14:240. 2013
    ..This study assessed the relationship between internal migration and renal function in the Hyderabad arm of the Indian Migration Study...
  6. pmc Differences in estimation of creatinine generation between renal function estimating equations in an Indian population: cross-sectional data from the Hyderabad arm of the Indian migration study
    Phillippa K Bailey
    The Richard Bright Renal Unit, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    BMC Nephrol 14:30. 2013
    ..Creatinine based formulae for estimating renal function developed in white populations may be less valid in other ethnic groups. We assessed the performance of various estimating formulae in an Indian population...
  7. pmc Sociodemographic patterning of non-communicable disease risk factors in rural India: a cross sectional study
    Sanjay Kinra
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMJ 341:c4974. 2010
    ..To investigate the sociodemographic patterning of non-communicable disease risk factors in rural India...
  8. doi request reprint Is relative leg length a biomarker of childhood nutrition? Long-term follow-up of the Hyderabad Nutrition Trial
    Sanjay Kinra
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1022-9. 2011
    ..We examined the association between supplemental nutrition in pregnancy and childhood and relative proportions of components of height in adolescence...
  9. pmc Association between urban life-years and cardiometabolic risk: the Indian migration study
    Sanjay Kinra
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 174:154-64. 2011
    ..Public health interventions focused on the control of obesity in newer migrants to urban areas, particularly those from lower socioeconomic positions, may be beneficial...
  10. pmc Early and current socio-economic position and cardiometabolic risk factors in the Indian Migration Study
    Ulla Sovio
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:844-53. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to estimate the associations of early and current socio-economic position (SEP) on adult cardiometabolic risk factors in the Indian Migration Study (N = 7,067)...
  11. pmc Development and validation of anthropometric prediction equations for estimation of lean body mass and appendicular lean soft tissue in Indian men and women
    Bharati Kulkarni
    Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 115:1156-62. 2013
    ..Lancet 1: 307-310, 1986). These equations could be a valuable tool in large epidemiological studies assessing these body compartments in Indians and other population groups with similar body composition. ..
  12. pmc Evaluation of the Indian Migration Study Physical Activity Questionnaire (IMS-PAQ): a cross-sectional study
    Ruth Sullivan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:13. 2012
    ..We examined the reliability and validity of the Indian Migration Study Physical Activity Questionnaire (IMS-PAQ) in urban and rural groups in India...
  13. pmc Associations between active travel to work and overweight, hypertension, and diabetes in India: a cross-sectional study
    Christopher Millett
    School of Public Health, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 10:e1001459. 2013
    ..This study examines mode and duration of travel to work in rural and urban India and associations between active travel and overweight, hypertension, and diabetes...
  14. pmc Association between milk and milk product consumption and anthropometric measures in adult men and women in India: a cross-sectional study
    Ambika Satija
    Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e60739. 2013
    ..The nutritional aetiology of obesity remains unclear, especially with regard to the role of dairy products in developing countries...
  15. pmc Socio-demographic patterning of physical activity across migrant groups in India: results from the Indian Migration Study
    Ruth Sullivan
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e24898. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship between rural to urban migration and physical activity (PA) in India...
  16. pmc Improving prediction algorithms for cardiometabolic risk in children and adolescents
    Ulla Sovio
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Obes 2013:684782. 2013
    ..It also takes advantage of the continuous distributions of the metabolic features. We suggest piloting and validating any new algorithms. ..
  17. pmc Assessment of body composition in Indian adults: comparison between dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and isotope dilution technique
    Bharati Kulkarni
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Br J Nutr 112:1147-53. 2014
    ..As the estimates of body composition are method-dependent, the two methods cannot be used interchangeably. ..
  18. doi request reprint Perceptions of health risk among parents of overweight children: a cross-sectional study within a cohort
    Min Hae Park
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Prev Med 57:55-9. 2013
    ..To identify the socio-demographic and behavioural characteristics associated with perceptions of weight-related health risk among the parents of overweight children...
  19. pmc Is vulnerability to cardiometabolic disease in Indians mediated by abdominal adiposity or higher body adiposity
    Hannah Kuper
    Clinical Research Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:1239. 2014
    ....
  20. pmc The Association between a Vegetarian Diet and Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Risk Factors in India: The Indian Migration Study
    Krithiga Shridhar
    Centre for Chronic Conditions and Injuries, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    PLoS ONE 9:e110586. 2014
    ..We evaluated the association between vegetarian diets (chosen by 35%) and CVD risk factors across four regions of India...
  21. pmc The effect of rural-to-urban migration on obesity and diabetes in India: a cross-sectional study
    Shah Ebrahim
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000268. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Predictors of health-related behaviour change in parents of overweight children in England
    Min Hae Park
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 62:20-4. 2014
    ..We assessed whether parents of overweight children intend to or change behaviours following feedback, and examined predictors of these transitions...
  23. pmc Can the relationship between ethnicity and obesity-related behaviours among school-aged children be explained by deprivation? A cross-sectional study
    Catherine L Falconer
    Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e003949. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine ethnicity as a predictor of obesity-related behaviours among children in England, and to assess whether the effects of ethnicity could be explained by deprivation...
  24. pmc Overweight in childhood, adolescence and adulthood and cardiovascular risk in later life: pooled analysis of three british birth cohorts
    Min Hae Park
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e70684. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence contribute to excess cardiovascular risk in adults...
  25. pmc Validation of dual energy X-ray absorptiometry measures of abdominal fat by comparison with magnetic resonance imaging in an Indian population
    Amy E Taylor
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e51042. 2012
    ..DXA has not been fully validated for use in South Asians. Here, we determined the accuracy of DXA for measurement of abdominal fat in an Indian population by comparison with MRI...
  26. pmc Dietary intake and rural-urban migration in India: a cross-sectional study
    Liza Bowen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14822. 2011
    ..We tested the hypothesis that rural-to-urban migrants have different macronutrient and food group intake to rural non-migrants, and that migrants have a diet more similar to urban non-migrants...
  27. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use in urban and rural India
    Liza Bowen
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 21:355-60. 2012
    ..07 (egg) to 0.51 (carbohydrate). The results showed acceptable validity for measuring intakes of groups, and demonstrated that it is feasible to measure dietary intake in diverse regions of India with a single FFQ...
  28. pmc Evaluation of seven common lipid associated loci in a large Indian sib pair study
    Sajjad Rafiq
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lipids Health Dis 11:155. 2012
    ..Given the rising prevalence of metabolic disorders and heart disease in the Indian sub-continent, these studies could be of future clinical relevance...
  29. pmc Scoping the impact of the national child measurement programme feedback on the child obesity pathway: study protocol
    Catherine Falconer
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:783. 2012
    ..In this study we will evaluate the impact of the National Child Measurement Programme feedback on parental risk perceptions of overweight, lifestyle behaviour and health service use...
  30. doi request reprint Life-course determinants of bone mass in young adults from a transitional rural community in India: the Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS)
    Mika Matsuzaki
    From the Departments of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology MM, RS, SE, and SK, the Department of Medical Statistics GBP, and Clinical Research HK, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom the Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia BK the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, India BK and KVR the Musculoskeletal Research Unit, School of Clinical Sciences HV and JHT and the School of Social and Community Medicine AET, YB S, and GDS, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom St George s University, London, United Kingdom LB the Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom JCW the Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India DP and the South Asia Network for Chronic Disease, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India SE
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:1450-9. 2014
    ..Undernutrition and physical inactivity are both associated with lower bone mass...
  31. pmc Nutritional profile of Indian vegetarian diets--the Indian Migration Study (IMS)
    Krithiga Shridhar
    South Asia Network of Chronic Disease, Public Health Foundation of India, Building 47, Sector 44 Gurgaon, New Delhi, Haryana 122002, India
    Nutr J 13:55. 2014
    ..The cardiovascular and other health benefits and potential harms of protein and micronutrient deficiency of vegetarian diets continue to be debated...
  32. pmc Association of common genetic variants with lipid traits in the Indian population
    Gagandeep Kaur Walia
    South Asia Network for Chronic Disease SANCD, Public Health Foundation of India PHFI, New Delhi, India
    PLoS ONE 9:e101688. 2014
    ..Urbanization appears to influence the nature of the association with GWAS lipid loci in this population. However, these findings will require replication in other Indian populations...
  33. pmc Unlicensed use of metformin in children and adolescents in the UK
    Yingfen Hsia
    Centre for Paediatric Pharmacy Research, The School of Pharmacy, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 73:135-9. 2012
    ..Little is known as to the extent metformin has been used in young people. We investigated the use of metformin in children and adolescents aged 0-18 years in the UK...
  34. pmc Association study of 25 type 2 diabetes related Loci with measures of obesity in Indian sib pairs
    Vipin Gupta
    South Asia Network for Chronic Disease, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e53944. 2013
    ..In summary, we establish the role of T2D associated loci in influencing the measures of obesity in Indian population, suggesting common underlying pathophysiology across populations...
  35. doi request reprint Health information technology in screening and treatment of child obesity: a systematic review
    Anna Jo Smith
    Department of Non communicable Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Pediatrics 131:e894-902. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to review the effect of health IT (electronic health records [EHRs], telemedicine, text message or telephone support) on patient outcomes and care processes in pediatric obesity management...
  36. pmc Assessing the efficacy of the Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Programme (HELP) compared with enhanced standard care of the obese adolescent in the community: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah Christie
    General and Adolescent Paediatrics Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK
    Trials 12:242. 2011
    ..There is widespread need for paediatric lifestyle programmes as change may be easier to accomplish in childhood than later in life...
  37. pmc Metformin for obesity in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Min Hae Park
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:1743-5. 2009
    ..To summarize the efficacy of metformin in reducing BMI and cardiometabolic risk in obese children and adolescents without diabetes...
  38. doi request reprint Estimation of additive genetic and environmental sources of quantitative trait variation using data on married couples and their siblings
    Sangita Kulathinal
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Helsinki
    Genet Res (Camb) 90:269-79. 2008
    ..Here, these estimates are provided for body height, weight, systolic blood pressure and total serum cholesterol measured from subjects of the Indian Migration Study...
  39. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Can conventional migration studies really identify critical age-period effects?
    Sanjay Kinra
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1226-7. 2004