Affiliation: University of Manchester
- Body fat distribution and risk of coronary heart disease in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition in Norfolk cohort: a population-based prospective studyDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Circulation 116:2933-43. 2007..Body fat distribution has been cross-sectionally associated with atherosclerotic disease risk factors, but the prospective relation with coronary heart disease remains uncertain...
- Early growth and adult respiratory function in men and women followed from the fetal period to adulthoodDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health Science and General Practice, University of Oulu, Finland
Thorax 62:396-402. 2007..A study was undertaken to determine the association between early growth and adult respiratory function...
- Coronary heart disease and body fat distributionDexter Canoy
The University of Manchester, UK
Curr Atheroscler Rep 12:125-33. 2010..A consensus is also needed to define the clinically relevant cut-off points for waist circumference or waist-hip ratio...
- Distribution of body fat and risk of coronary heart disease in men and womenDexter Canoy
Northwest Institute for Bio Health Informatics, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Curr Opin Cardiol 23:591-8. 2008..This review aims to assess current findings on the prospective association between body fat distribution measures and coronary heart disease in men and women...
- Cigarette smoking and fat distribution in 21,828 British men and women: a population-based studyDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
Obes Res 13:1466-75. 2005..To examine the relationship between cigarette smoking habits and fat distribution in a population-based cohort of men and women...
- Plasma ascorbic acid concentrations and fat distribution in 19,068 British men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Norfolk cohort studyDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Am J Clin Nutr 82:1203-9. 2005..Excess fat may promote fatty acid oxidation and increase free radical concentrations, which could result in increased antioxidant use. Whether plasma ascorbic acid concentrations are associated with fat distribution remains unclear...
- Serum lipid concentration in relation to anthropometric indices of central and peripheral fat distribution in 20,021 British men and women: results from the EPIC-Norfolk population-based cohort studyDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeway s Site, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, United Kingdom
Atherosclerosis 189:420-7. 2006..We examine whether lipid levels vary between central and peripheral fat distribution in the general population...
- Body fat distribution in relation to smoking and exogenous hormones in British womenSee Kwok
School of Biomedicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:828-33. 2012..We examined the interrelation between smoking, exogenous hormones and fat distribution in premenopausal and postmenopausal women...
- Fat distribution, body mass index and blood pressure in 22,090 men and women in the Norfolk cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-Norfolk) studyDexter Canoy
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Cambridge and MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, UK
J Hypertens 22:2067-74. 2004..To determine the relation between fat distribution and blood pressure, independent of body mass index...
- Weight at birth and infancy in relation to adult leukocyte count: a population-based study of 5619 men and women followed from the fetal period to adulthoodDexter Canoy
Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu 90014, Finland
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:1916-22. 2009..Impaired fetal growth is associated with increased risk for coronary heart disease and diabetes in adulthood, but the underlying mechanism is unclear...
- Increased C-reactive protein levels in overweight and obese women taking exogenous hormones: the United Kingdom Women's Heart Study (UKWHS)See Kwok
Cardiovascular Research Group, School of Clinical and Laboratory Sciences, University of Manchester, 46 Grafton Street, Manchester, UK
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:727-32. 2009..The interaction between central obesity and different hormone use in both pre and postmenopausal women has not previously been reported in a study spanning the whole age range associated with hormone use...
- Size at birth, weight gain over the life course, and low-grade inflammation in young adulthood: northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort studyIoanna Tzoulaki
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, Norfolk Place, W2 1PG, London, UK
Eur Heart J 29:1049-56. 2008..Our aim was to investigate relationships between fetal growth, weight over the life course, and low-grade inflammation measured by serum high sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP) levels at 31 years...
- Birth weight and systolic blood pressure in adolescence and adulthood: meta-regression analysis of sex- and age-specific results from 20 Nordic studiesMichael Gamborg
Institute of Preventive Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Am J Epidemiol 166:634-45. 2007..This meta-analysis supports the evidence of an inverse birth weight-SBP association, regardless of adjustment for concurrent body size. It also reveals important heterogeneity in the shape and strength of the association by sex and age...