Oscar H Franco

Summary

Affiliation: University of Warwick
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Living healthier for longer: comparative effects of three heart-healthy behaviors on life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease
    Wilma J Nusselder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:487. 2009
  2. pmc Self-Rated Health in middle-aged and elderly Chinese: distribution, determinants and associations with cardio-metabolic risk factors
    Nazanin Haseli-Mashhadi
    Unilever R and D, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:368. 2009
  3. pmc Sleep quality in middle-aged and elderly Chinese: distribution, associated factors and associations with cardio-metabolic risk factors
    Nazanin Haseli-Mashhadi
    Unilever R and D, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:130. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Changing course in ageing research: The healthy ageing phenotype
    Oscar H Franco
    Unilever Corporate Research, Colworth Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    Maturitas 63:13-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Trajectories of entering the metabolic syndrome: the framingham heart study
    Oscar H Franco
    Unilever Corporate Research, Sharnbrook, UK
    Circulation 120:1943-50. 2009

Collaborators

  • RALPH B D'AGOSTINO
  • Jose M Ordovas
  • Nazanin Haseli-Mashhadi
  • Wilma J Nusselder
  • An Pan
  • Zhijie Yu
  • Xu Lin
  • Huaixing Li
  • Jing Wang
  • Anna Peeters
  • Xingwang Ye
  • Qibin Qi
  • Yong Liu
  • Tony Dadd
  • Johan P Mackenbach

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Living healthier for longer: comparative effects of three heart-healthy behaviors on life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease
    Wilma J Nusselder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:487. 2009
    ..We aimed to calculate and compare the effects of non-smoking, normal weight and physical activity in middle-aged populations on life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease...
  2. pmc Self-Rated Health in middle-aged and elderly Chinese: distribution, determinants and associations with cardio-metabolic risk factors
    Nazanin Haseli-Mashhadi
    Unilever R and D, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:368. 2009
    ..We aimed to evaluate the distribution and factors associated with SRH and its association with biomarkers of cardio-metabolic diseases among middle-aged and elderly Chinese...
  3. pmc Sleep quality in middle-aged and elderly Chinese: distribution, associated factors and associations with cardio-metabolic risk factors
    Nazanin Haseli-Mashhadi
    Unilever R and D, Colworth Science Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:130. 2009
    ..However, limited information exists on the distribution and determinants of sleep quality and its associations with cardio-metabolic risk factors in Chinese populations. We aimed to evaluate this in the current study...
  4. doi request reprint Changing course in ageing research: The healthy ageing phenotype
    Oscar H Franco
    Unilever Corporate Research, Colworth Park, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, UK
    Maturitas 63:13-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore it is fundamental that scientific findings are translated incessantly into clear messages delivered to governmental institutions, the industry and society in general...
  5. doi request reprint Trajectories of entering the metabolic syndrome: the framingham heart study
    Oscar H Franco
    Unilever Corporate Research, Sharnbrook, UK
    Circulation 120:1943-50. 2009
    ..We evaluated the progression of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components, the trajectories followed by individuals entering MetS, and the manner in which different trajectories predict cardiovascular disease and mortality...