Affiliation: University College London
- Adiposity and cardiovascular risk factors in a large contemporary population of pre-pubertal childrenEmanuela Falaschetti
Vascular Physiology Unit, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
Eur Heart J 31:3063-72. 2010..to examine the associations of several markers of adiposity and a wide range of cardiovascular risk factors and biomarkers in pre-pubertal children...
- Continued improvement in hypertension management in England: results from the Health Survey for England 2006Emanuela Falaschetti
Health and Social Surveys Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
Hypertension 53:480-6. 2009..Awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension increased between 2003 and 2006, particularly in women, but opportunities for further improvement remain...
- Childhood obesity and vascular phenotypes: a population studyMarietta Charakida
Vascular Physiology Unit, National Centre for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Outcomes, London, United Kingdom
J Am Coll Cardiol 60:2643-50. 2012..This study sought to assess the associations of childhood adiposity with vascular phenotype in pre-pubertal children...
- Adipose and height growth through childhood and blood pressure status in a large prospective cohort studyAlexander Jones
Vascular Physiology Unit, University College London Institute of Cardiovascular Science, London, UK
Hypertension 59:919-25. 2012....
- Determinants of vascular phenotype in a large childhood population: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)Ann E Donald
Vascular Physiology Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
Eur Heart J 31:1502-10. 2010..To assess the feasibility and reproducibility of non-invasive vascular assessment in a childhood population setting and identify the determinants of vascular phenotype in early life...
- Comparison of methods for modelling a count outcome with excess zeros: application to Activities of Daily Living (ADL-s)Paola Zaninotto
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, WC1E 7HB London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:205-10. 2011..Although linear or logistic regression models have often been used to analyse count outcomes, the resulting estimates are likely to be inefficient, inconsistent or biased...
- Improving lipid profiles and increasing use of lipid-lowering therapy in England: results from a national cross-sectional survey - 2006Jennifer Mindell
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 75:621-7. 2011....
- Most older pedestrians are unable to cross the road in time: a cross-sectional studyLaura Asher
Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Age Ageing 41:690-4. 2012..to compare walking speed in the UK older population with the speed required to utilise pedestrian crossings (≥1.2 m/s), and determine health and socio-demographic associations with walking impairment...
- Age trajectories of quality of life among older adults: results from the English Longitudinal Study of AgeingPaola Zaninotto
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Qual Life Res 18:1301-9. 2009..To explore age-trajectories of quality of life (QoL) and influences on them in a 4-year period among older adults living in England...
- Influence of hormone replacement therapy on C-reactive protein: population-based dataPaola Primatesta
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London WC1E 6BT, UK
J Cardiovasc Risk 10:57-60. 2003..One possible explanation for the trial findings is that adverse effects of HRT-- such as an elevation of C-reactive protein (CRP)--might counterbalance other benefits of HRT...