Jane E Ferrie

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Job insecurity and incident coronary heart disease: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Jane E Ferrie
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Atherosclerosis 227:178-81. 2013
  2. pmc Does adding information on job strain improve risk prediction for coronary heart disease beyond the standard Framingham risk score? The Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1577-84. 2011
  3. doi Organisational justice and cognitive function in middle-aged employees: the Whitehall II study
    Marko Elovainio
    University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:552-6. 2012
  4. pmc Metabolic syndrome over 10 years and cognitive functioning in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:84-9. 2010
  5. pmc From midlife to early old age: health trajectories associated with retirement
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:284-90. 2010
  6. pmc Alternative Healthy Eating Index and mortality over 18 y of follow-up: results from the Whitehall II cohort
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:247-53. 2011
  7. pmc Natural course of recurrent psychological distress in adulthood
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 130:454-61. 2011
  8. pmc Validating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Score: results from the Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 54:496-501. 2009
  9. pmc Socioeconomic position, psychosocial work environment and cerebrovascular disease among women: the Finnish public sector study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1265-71. 2009
  10. pmc Overall diet history and reversibility of the metabolic syndrome over 5 years: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:2339-41. 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi Job insecurity and incident coronary heart disease: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Jane E Ferrie
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Atherosclerosis 227:178-81. 2013
    ..This study uses a prospective design to examine the association between self-reported job insecurity and incident coronary heart disease; an association which has been little investigated previously...
  2. pmc Does adding information on job strain improve risk prediction for coronary heart disease beyond the standard Framingham risk score? The Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1577-84. 2011
    ..We sought to examine whether adding information on job strain to the Framingham model improves its predictive power in a low-risk working population...
  3. doi Organisational justice and cognitive function in middle-aged employees: the Whitehall II study
    Marko Elovainio
    University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:552-6. 2012
    ..Little is known about the role that work-related factors play in the decline of cognitive function. This study examined the association between perceived organisational justice and cognitive function among middle-aged men and women...
  4. pmc Metabolic syndrome over 10 years and cognitive functioning in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:84-9. 2010
    ..We examined this association in late midlife, with particular focus on cumulative effects and the role of socioeconomic circumstances...
  5. pmc From midlife to early old age: health trajectories associated with retirement
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 21:284-90. 2010
    ..Previous studies report contradictory findings regarding health effects of retirement. This study examines longitudinally the associations of retirement with mental health and physical functioning...
  6. pmc Alternative Healthy Eating Index and mortality over 18 y of follow-up: results from the Whitehall II cohort
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:247-53. 2011
    ..It remains unclear if the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), designed to provide dietary guidelines to combat major chronic diseases, is related to mortality risk...
  7. pmc Natural course of recurrent psychological distress in adulthood
    Markus Jokela
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 130:454-61. 2011
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  8. pmc Validating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Score: results from the Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 54:496-501. 2009
    ..5%; 95% CI: -2.5% to 1.5%). These data suggest that the Framingham hypertension risk score provides a valid tool with which to estimate near-term risk of developing hypertension...
  9. pmc Socioeconomic position, psychosocial work environment and cerebrovascular disease among women: the Finnish public sector study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1265-71. 2009
    ..This has led to the suggestion that poor psychosocial work environments provide important additional explanatory power. However, little evidence is available for women...
  10. pmc Overall diet history and reversibility of the metabolic syndrome over 5 years: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:2339-41. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of adherence to the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), a set of dietary guidelines targeting major chronic diseases, on metabolic syndrome (MetS) reversion in a middle-aged population...
  11. pmc Change in sleep duration and cognitive function: findings from the Whitehall II Study
    Jane E Ferrie
    University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
    Sleep 34:565-73. 2011
    ..Evidence from cross-sectional studies shows that sleep is associated with cognitive function. This study examines change in sleep duration as a determinant of cognitive function...
  12. pmc Decline in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentration: lipid-lowering drugs, diet, or physical activity? Evidence from the Whitehall II study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Heart 97:923-30. 2011
    ..To examine the association of lipid-lowering drugs, change in diet and physical activity with a decline in low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in middle age...
  13. pmc Height loss and future coronary heart disease in London: the Whitehall II study
    G David Batty
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:461-4. 2011
    ..To explore this issue, studies with repeat measurements of height are required, but, to date, such data have been lacking...
  14. pmc Diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a predictor of mortality: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Jenny Head
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London
    BMJ 337:a1469. 2008
    ..To investigate whether knowing the diagnosis for sickness absence improves prediction of mortality...
  15. doi Best-practice interventions to reduce socioeconomic inequalities of coronary heart disease mortality in UK: a prospective occupational cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 372:1648-54. 2008
    ..We assessed this issue in an occupational cohort study comparing low with high socioeconomic groups...
  16. pmc Non-response to baseline, non-response to follow-up and mortality in the Whitehall II cohort
    Jane E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:831-7. 2009
    ..Little is known about the associations between non-response to follow-up surveys and mortality, or differences in these associations by socioeconomic position in studies with repeat data collections...
  17. pmc Association between metabolic syndrome and depressive symptoms in middle-aged adults: results from the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:499-504. 2009
    ..We examined whether the metabolic syndrome is associated with the onset of depressive symptoms in a cohort of middle-aged British civil servants...
  18. doi Optimal form of operationalizing BMI in relation to all-cause and cause-specific mortality: the original Whitehall study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1926-32. 2008
    ..We examined various BMI operationalizations in relation to mortality from all causes and specific causes...
  19. pmc Job strain as a risk factor for coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 380:1491-7. 2012
    ..We analysed the relation between job strain and coronary heart disease with a meta-analysis of published and unpublished studies...
  20. ncbi Effort-reward imbalance and relational injustice at work predict sickness absence: the Whitehall II study
    Jenny Head
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 63:433-40. 2007
    ..We studied the impact of relational justice and effort-reward imbalance on subsequent rates of sickness absence...