Affiliation: Queen Mary
Clark C, Goodwin L, Stansfeld S, Hotopf M, White P. Premorbid risk markers for chronic fatigue syndrome in the 1958 British birth cohort. Br J Psychiatry. 2011;199:323-9 pubmed publisher
..This confirms the importance of premorbid psychopathology in the aetiological pathways of CFS/ME, and replicates retrospective findings that childhood adversity may play a role in a minority. ..
Smith N, Lewis D, Fahy A, Eldridge S, Taylor S, Moore D, et al
. Individual socio-demographic factors and perceptions of the environment as determinants of inequalities in adolescent physical and psychological health: the Olympic Regeneration in East London (ORiEL) study. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:150 pubmed publisher
..During adolescence perceptions of the urban physical environment, along with the social and economic characteristics of their household, are important factors in explaining patterns of health inequality. ..
Smith N, Clark C, Smuk M, Cummins S, Stansfeld S. The influence of social support on ethnic differences in well-being and depression in adolescents: findings from the prospective Olympic Regeneration in East London (ORiEL) study. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2015;50:1701-11 pubmed publisher
..Further investigation of the reasons for lower well-being in the White UK group is needed. ..
Clark C, Martin R, van Kempen E, Alfred T, Head J, Davies H, et al
. Exposure-effect relations between aircraft and road traffic noise exposure at school and reading comprehension: the RANCH project. Am J Epidemiol. 2006;163:27-37 pubmed
Clark C, Caldwell T, Power C, Stansfeld S. Does the influence of childhood adversity on psychopathology persist across the lifecourse? A 45-year prospective epidemiologic study. Ann Epidemiol. 2010;20:385-94 pubmed publisher
..Future research is needed to examine other intermediary factors which may explain these associations. ..
Clark C, Crombie R, Head J, van Kamp I, van Kempen E, Stansfeld S. Does traffic-related air pollution explain associations of aircraft and road traffic noise exposure on children's health and cognition? A secondary analysis of the United Kingdom sample from the RANCH project. Am J Epidemiol. 2012;176:327-37 pubmed publisher
..Moderate levels of air pollution do not appear to confound associations of noise on cognition and health, but further studies of higher air pollution levels are needed...
Weyde K, Krog N, Oftedal B, Evandt J, Magnus P, Øverland S, et al
. Nocturnal Road Traffic Noise Exposure and Children's Sleep Duration and Sleep Problems. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017;14: pubmed publisher
..16]) in girls. The ORs are presented for an increase of 10 dB. The findings suggest there is an association between road traffic noise and sleep for girls, underlining the importance of protecting children against excessive noise levels. ..
Clark C, Sörqvist P. A 3 year update on the influence of noise on performance and behavior. Noise Health. 2012;14:292-6 pubmed publisher
..g., working memory capacity); the magnitude of the latter is not. Few studies address noise effects on behavioral outcomes, emphasizing the need for researchers to explore noise effects on behavior in more detail. ..