I A Lang

Summary

Affiliation: Peninsula Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Framingham Stroke Risk Profile and poor cognitive function: a population-based study
    David J Llewellyn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Neurol 8:12. 2008
  2. pmc Cognitive health among older adults in the United States and in England
    Kenneth M Langa
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Geriatr 9:23. 2009
  3. pmc Vascular health, diabetes, APOE and dementia: the Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study
    David J Llewellyn
    Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Peninsula Medical School, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Alzheimers Res Ther 2:19. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation and transition into retirement: analyses from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:638-43. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Neighborhood deprivation, individual socioeconomic status, and frailty in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, England
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1776-80. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Obesity, physical function, and mortality in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1474-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and dental service use: a cross-sectional analysis of older people in England
    I A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:472-8. 2008
  8. pmc Neighbourhood deprivation and incident mobility disability in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Age Ageing 37:403-10. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption in older adults is associated with better cognition and well-being than abstinence
    Iain Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, RD and E Wonford Site, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:256-61. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Income and the midlife peak in common mental disorder prevalence
    I A Lang
    PenCLAHRC, Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Psychol Med 41:1365-72. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Framingham Stroke Risk Profile and poor cognitive function: a population-based study
    David J Llewellyn
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Neurol 8:12. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between 10-year risk for incident stroke and cognitive function in a large population-based sample...
  2. pmc Cognitive health among older adults in the United States and in England
    Kenneth M Langa
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Geriatr 9:23. 2009
    ..We compared cognitive performance of older adults in the US and England, and sought to identify sociodemographic and medical factors associated with differences in cognitive function between the two countries...
  3. pmc Vascular health, diabetes, APOE and dementia: the Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study
    David J Llewellyn
    Public Health and Epidemiology Group, Peninsula Medical School, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
    Alzheimers Res Ther 2:19. 2010
    ..001). CONCLUSIONS : Data from the first dementia study that is representative of the United States population suggest that stroke, the APOE epsilon4 allele and their interaction are strongly associated with dementia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation and transition into retirement: analyses from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:638-43. 2007
    ..Transitions such as retirement may represent points at which changes in health behaviour occur...
  5. doi request reprint Neighborhood deprivation, individual socioeconomic status, and frailty in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, England
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1776-80. 2009
    ..To assess how individual socioeconomic status and neighborhood deprivation affect frailty...
  6. doi request reprint Obesity, physical function, and mortality in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1474-8. 2008
    ..To estimate the effects of excess body weight on objective and subjective physical function and mortality risks in noninstitutionalized older adults...
  7. doi request reprint Neighbourhood deprivation and dental service use: a cross-sectional analysis of older people in England
    I A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:472-8. 2008
    ..Appropriate dental care is an important part of maintaining good oral health. We examined the relationship between socioeconomic status, neighbourhood deprivation levels and older people's dental service use...
  8. pmc Neighbourhood deprivation and incident mobility disability in older adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Age Ageing 37:403-10. 2008
    ..to assess whether incident mobility disability and neighbourhood deprivation in older people are associated independent of the effects of individual socio-economic status, health behaviours and health status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption in older adults is associated with better cognition and well-being than abstinence
    Iain Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, RD and E Wonford Site, Exeter, UK
    Age Ageing 36:256-61. 2007
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  10. doi request reprint Income and the midlife peak in common mental disorder prevalence
    I A Lang
    PenCLAHRC, Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Psychol Med 41:1365-72. 2011
    ..This study aimed to test the hypothesis that the midlife prevalence peak occurs only in lower-income households...
  11. pmc Neighborhood deprivation, individual socioeconomic status, and cognitive function in older people: analyses from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:191-8. 2008
    ..To assess the relationship between cognitive function, socioeconomic status, and neighborhood deprivation (lack of local resources of all types, financial and otherwise)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in middle-aged adults reduces risks of functional impairment independent of its effect on weight
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1836-41. 2007
    ..To assess the association between physical activity and subsequent physical functioning in middle-aged adults across a range of body mass index (BMI) categories...
  13. pmc Demographic, socioeconomic, and attitudinal associations with children's cycle-helmet use in the absence of legislation
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, UK
    Inj Prev 13:355-8. 2007
    ..The results suggest that demographic factors, socioeconomic status, and attitudes influence whether children wear bicycle helmets but that attitudinal factors are most important...
  14. ncbi request reprint Was John Reid right? Smoking, class, and pleasure: a population-based cohort study in England
    I Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, RD and E Hospital Site, Barrack Road, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    Public Health 121:518-24. 2007
    ..To assess whether there is a relationship between smoking and levels of overall quality of life, or with the pleasure domain of quality of life, in lower socio-economic groups (SES)...
  15. doi request reprint Variation in childhood and adolescent obesity prevalence defined by international and country-specific criteria in England and the United States
    I A Lang
    PenCLAHRC, Peninsula Medical School, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:143-50. 2011
    ..To compare childhood obesity prevalence in England and the United States using different criteria...
  16. doi request reprint Association of urinary bisphenol A concentration with medical disorders and laboratory abnormalities in adults
    Iain A Lang
    Epidemiology and Public Health Group, Peninsula Medical School, Barrack Rd, Exeter EX2 5DW, UK
    JAMA 300:1303-10. 2008
    ..Bisphenol A (BPA) is widely used in epoxy resins lining food and beverage containers. Evidence of effects in animals has generated concern over low-level chronic exposures in humans...
  17. doi request reprint Epidemiology of balance and dizziness in a national population: findings from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Kara N Stevens
    Peninsula Medical School, Epidemiology and Public Health Group, UK
    Age Ageing 37:300-5. 2008
    ..to identify socio-economic, behavioural and disease status risks for impaired balance or self-reported dizziness in older people from a large population-based study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in receipt of hip and knee joint replacements are not explained by need: the Health and Retirement Study 1998-2004
    Nicholas Steel
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Earlham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:629-34. 2008
    ..Hip and knee joint replacement rates vary by demographic group. This article describes the epidemiology of need for joint replacement, and of subsequent receipt of a joint replacement by those in need...