C Power

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutritional and other influences in childhood as predictors of adult obesity
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:267-72. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and obesity: a prospective study in the 1958 British birth cohort
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1355-63. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in self-rated health: explanations from different stages of life
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 351:1009-14. 1998
  4. pmc Fetal and early life growth and body mass index from birth to early adulthood in 1958 British cohort: longitudinal study
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    BMJ 323:1331-5. 2001
  5. pmc Combination of low birth weight and high adult body mass index: at what age is it established and what are its determinants?
    C Power
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:969-73. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of limiting longstanding illness in early adulthood
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 29:131-9. 2000
  7. doi request reprint Morning salivary cortisol and cognitive function in mid-life: evidence from a population-based birth cohort
    M C Geoffroy
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:1763-73. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in health: are there gender differences?
    S Matthews
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 48:49-60. 1999
  9. doi request reprint Vitamin D and chronic widespread pain in a white middle-aged British population: evidence from a cross-sectional population survey
    K Atherton
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:817-22. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and work and home roles: a focus on socio-economic differences in distress
    S Matthews
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London
    Psychol Med 31:725-36. 2001

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Nutritional and other influences in childhood as predictors of adult obesity
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 59:267-72. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and obesity: a prospective study in the 1958 British birth cohort
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:1355-63. 2008
    ..To assess whether frequency of television viewing in adolescence (11 and 16 years) or early adulthood (23 years) affected subsequent changes in body mass index (BMI) through to mid-adulthood life, and waist-hip ratio in mid-adulthood...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in self-rated health: explanations from different stages of life
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 351:1009-14. 1998
    ..A greater understanding is needed on the relative importance of different causes. We investigated the contribution of risk factors identified at different life stages to inequalities in self-rated health...
  4. pmc Fetal and early life growth and body mass index from birth to early adulthood in 1958 British cohort: longitudinal study
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    BMJ 323:1331-5. 2001
    ....
  5. pmc Combination of low birth weight and high adult body mass index: at what age is it established and what are its determinants?
    C Power
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:969-73. 2003
    ..To investigate growth trajectories and predictive factors for those with low birth weight and high adult BMI...
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of limiting longstanding illness in early adulthood
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 29:131-9. 2000
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Morning salivary cortisol and cognitive function in mid-life: evidence from a population-based birth cohort
    M C Geoffroy
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:1763-73. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess associations between adult cortisol levels and subsequent cognitive functions, while considering childhood cognition and other lifetime covariates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in health: are there gender differences?
    S Matthews
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 48:49-60. 1999
    ..The magnitude and explanations for gender differences in SES health inequalities are likely to vary according to life stage and health measure...
  9. doi request reprint Vitamin D and chronic widespread pain in a white middle-aged British population: evidence from a cross-sectional population survey
    K Atherton
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:817-22. 2009
    ..Vitamin D deficiency has been suggested as a new modifiable risk factor for CWP...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and work and home roles: a focus on socio-economic differences in distress
    S Matthews
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London
    Psychol Med 31:725-36. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Explanations for the social gradient differ for men and women. Work may be more important for men than women, but the impact of home factors was not strong during the early adulthood of this cohort...
  11. ncbi request reprint Estimated activity patterns in British 45 year olds: cross-sectional findings from the 1958 British birth cohort
    T J Parsons
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:978-85. 2009
    ..To investigate patterns of, and associations between, physical activity at work and in leisure time, television viewing and computer use...
  12. pmc The duration and timing of exposure: effects of socioeconomic environment on adult health
    C Power
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London, England
    Am J Public Health 89:1059-65. 1999
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  13. pmc Genetic association analysis of vitamin D pathway with obesity traits
    K S Vimaleswaran
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1399-406. 2013
    ..Therefore, we investigated the involvement of vitamin D metabolic pathway genes in obesity-related traits in a large population-based study...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, television viewing and body mass index: a cross-sectional analysis from childhood to adulthood in the 1958 British cohort
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1212-21. 2005
    ..To investigate how the relationships vary with age and gender and whether any relationships are due to confounding factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Changes in diet and physical activity in the 1990s in a large British sample (1958 birth cohort)
    T J Parsons
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:49-56. 2005
    ..To investigate whether adults studied in 1991 and 1999 (at ages 33 and 42 y) improved their diet and their physical activity level, in the direction of recommendations issued during the same period...
  16. ncbi request reprint Child to adult socioeconomic conditions and obesity in a national cohort
    C Power
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:1081-6. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Psychosocial work characteristics and anxiety and depressive disorders in midlife: the effects of prior psychological distress
    S A Stansfeld
    Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 65:634-42. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Social support at age 33: the influence of gender, employment status and social class
    S Matthews
    Institute of Child Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:133-42. 1999
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  19. pmc Are inequalities in height narrowing? Comparing effects of social class on height in two generations
    L Li
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, WC1N 1EH London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 89:1018-23. 2004
    ..To determine whether social inequalities in height change across generations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Back pain and obesity in the 1958 British birth cohort. cause or effect?
    J K Lake
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:245-50. 2000
    ..78). No significant relationships were found for men. The risk of pain onset among women was evident in relation to BMI at baseline (age 23) and cannot therefore be explained by an effect of back pain on adiposity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cigarette consumption and socio-economic circumstances in adolescence as predictors of adult smoking
    B Jefferis
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Addiction 98:1765-72. 2003
    ..To investigate effects of cigarette consumption level and socio-economic circumstances during adolescence on adult smoking...
  22. ncbi request reprint Obesity and health inequalities
    C Law
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Obes Rev 8:19-22. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Diabetes risk in British adults in mid life: a national prevalence study of glycated haemoglobin
    C Thomas
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabet Med 24:317-21. 2007
    ..Information on the population at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes in the UK is scarce. We used data from the 1958 British birth cohort to estimate geographical and socio-economic variations in HbA(1c) in mid life...
  24. pmc Infant feeding and obesity through the lifecourse
    T J Parsons
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 88:793-4. 2003
    ..Breast feeding was protective against increased BMI at ages 16 and 33 years in females, and at 33 years in males, but this effect was markedly reduced and no longer significant after adjustment for confounding factors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Physical and psychological effects of injury. Data from the 1958 British birth cohort study
    L Li
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Eur J Public Health 11:81-3. 2001
    ..These results highlight the need for identifying effective strategies for the prevention of road traffic injuries as well as more effective approaches for rehabilitation of the injured...
  26. pmc Paths to literacy and numeracy problems: evidence from two British birth cohorts
    M Richards
    MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, 33 Bedford Place, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:239-44. 2009
    ..To test a life course model linking circumstances of origin to self-reported literacy and numeracy problems in midlife, and to investigate the effects in this model of changing social circumstances in two post-war cohorts...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adolescent drinking level and adult binge drinking in a national birth cohort
    B J M H Jefferis
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Addiction 100:543-9. 2005
    ..To assess (i) continuities in binge drinking across adulthood and (ii) the association between adolescent drinking level and adult binge drinking...
  28. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and IgE - a significant but nonlinear relationship
    E Hypponen
    MRC Centre for the Epidemiology of Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Allergy 64:613-620. 2009
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  29. pmc Social inequalities in low birth weight in England and Wales: trends and implications for future population health
    K Moser
    Office for National Statistics, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:687-91. 2003
    ..To examine social inequalities and trends in low birth weight in England and Wales...
  30. ncbi request reprint Childhood and adulthood risk factors for socio-economic differentials in psychological distress: evidence from the 1958 British birth cohort
    C Power
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Soc Sci Med 55:1989-2004. 2002
    ..Gradients in psychological distress reflect the cumulative effect of multiple adversities experienced from childhood...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prenatal and childhood antecedents of suicide: 50-year follow-up of the 1958 British Birth Cohort Study
    M C Geoffroy
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Psychol Med 44:1245-56. 2014
    ..We aimed to elucidate early antecedents of suicide including possible mediation by early child development...
  32. pmc Parental obesity and risk factors for cardiovascular disease among their offspring in mid-life: findings from the 1958 British Birth Cohort Study
    R Cooper
    MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1590-6. 2013
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  33. doi request reprint Loss and representativeness in a biomedical survey at age 45 years: 1958 British birth cohort
    K Atherton
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:216-23. 2008
    ..A biomedical survey of the 1958 British birth cohort at age 45 years provides a baseline for future studies of chronic disease. The extent and nature of bias in this sample was examined...