H Hemingway

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognosis research: why is Dr. Lydgate still waiting?
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:1229-38. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Social class, spoken language and pattern of care as determinants of continuity of carer in maternity services in east London
    H Hemingway
    Department of Public Health, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London
    J Public Health Med 19:156-61. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial risk factors for coronary disease in White, South Asian and Afro-Caribbean civil servants: the Whitehall II study
    H Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    Ethn Dis 11:391-400. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Social and psychosocial influences on inflammatory markers and vascular function in civil servants (the Whitehall II study)
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 92:984-7. 2003
  5. pmc Prognosis of angina with and without a diagnosis: 11 year follow up in the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 327:895. 2003
  6. pmc Impact of socioeconomic status on coronary mortality in people with symptoms, electrocardiographic abnormalities, both or neither: the original Whitehall study 25 year follow up
    H Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT
    J Epidemiol Community Health 54:510-6. 2000
  7. pmc Is the SF-36 a valid measure of change in population health? Results from the Whitehall II Study
    H Hemingway
    Department of Public Health, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London
    BMJ 315:1273-9. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of socioeconomic differences in change in physical and mental functioning
    P Martikainen
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:499-507. 1999
  9. pmc Incidence and prognosis of angina pectoris in South Asians and Whites: 18 years of follow-up over seven phases in the Whitehall-II prospective cohort study
    M J S Zaman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:430-8. 2011
  10. pmc Relative contribution of early life and adult socioeconomic factors to adult morbidity in the Whitehall II study
    M Marmot
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:301-7. 2001

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognosis research: why is Dr. Lydgate still waiting?
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:1229-38. 2006
    ..Understanding prognosis--the future risk of adverse outcomes among people with existing disease--plays third fiddle behind clinical research into therapeutic interventions and novel diagnostic technologies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social class, spoken language and pattern of care as determinants of continuity of carer in maternity services in east London
    H Hemingway
    Department of Public Health, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London
    J Public Health Med 19:156-61. 1997
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relative contribution of social class, spoken language and pattern of care in determining continuity of carer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial risk factors for coronary disease in White, South Asian and Afro-Caribbean civil servants: the Whitehall II study
    H Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    Ethn Dis 11:391-400. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Social and psychosocial influences on inflammatory markers and vascular function in civil servants (the Whitehall II study)
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 92:984-7. 2003
    ..In a sample of 283 nonsmokers, we found that social position was inversely associated with interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein and that participants with mild depression had impaired endothelial function...
  5. pmc Prognosis of angina with and without a diagnosis: 11 year follow up in the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 327:895. 2003
    ..To investigate the prognosis of angina among people with and without diagnosis by a doctor and an abnormal cardiovascular test result...
  6. pmc Impact of socioeconomic status on coronary mortality in people with symptoms, electrocardiographic abnormalities, both or neither: the original Whitehall study 25 year follow up
    H Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT
    J Epidemiol Community Health 54:510-6. 2000
    ..To determine the impact of socioeconomic status (SES) on coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality in people with and without prevalent CHD at baseline...
  7. pmc Is the SF-36 a valid measure of change in population health? Results from the Whitehall II Study
    H Hemingway
    Department of Public Health, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London
    BMJ 315:1273-9. 1997
    ..To measure within-person change in scores on the short form general health survey (SF-36) by age, sex, employment grade, and disease status...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of socioeconomic differences in change in physical and mental functioning
    P Martikainen
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:499-507. 1999
    ..Analyses of change in determinants may provide further insight into the underlying pathways. Early detection of functional decline and intervention may be a key to better functioning in ageing populations...
  9. pmc Incidence and prognosis of angina pectoris in South Asians and Whites: 18 years of follow-up over seven phases in the Whitehall-II prospective cohort study
    M J S Zaman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:430-8. 2011
    ..This study assessed cumulative incidence of chest pain in South Asians and Whites, and prognosis of chest pain...
  10. pmc Relative contribution of early life and adult socioeconomic factors to adult morbidity in the Whitehall II study
    M Marmot
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:301-7. 2001
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  11. pmc Biological and behavioural explanations of social inequalities in coronary heart disease: the Whitehall II study
    M G Marmot
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Diabetologia 51:1980-8. 2008
    ..We determined the degree to which metabolic syndrome components, inflammation and health behaviours account for the social gradient in CHD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Underuse of coronary revascularization procedures in patients considered appropriate candidates for revascularization
    H Hemingway
    Department of Research and Development, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 344:645-54. 2001
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  13. pmc Is retirement good or bad for mental and physical health functioning? Whitehall II longitudinal study of civil servants
    G Mein
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:46-9. 2003
    ..To determine whether retirement at age 60 is associated with improvement or deterioration in mental and physical health, when analysed by occupational grade and gender...
  14. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting-enzyme gene insertion/deletion polymorphism and response to physical training
    H Montgomery
    Centre for Cardiovascular Genetics, University College London, Rayne Institute, UK
    Lancet 353:541-5. 1999
    ..We studied the association between the ACE gene insertion or deletion polymorphism and changes in body composition related to an intensive exercise programme, to investigate the metabolic effects of local human renin-angiotensin systems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in descriptions of angina symptoms and health problems immediately prior to angiography: the ACRE study. Appropriateness of Coronary Revascularisation study
    S Philpott
    Department of Research and Development, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 52:1565-75. 2001
    ..Further research is necessary to investigate the nature and consequences of gender differences in language use at this and earlier stages in the referral process...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adrenocortical, autonomic, and inflammatory causes of the metabolic syndrome: nested case-control study
    E J Brunner
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Circulation 106:2659-65. 2002
    ..We examine reversibility and the power of psychosocial and behavioral factors to explain the neuroendocrine adaptations that accompany MS...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increased sickness absence in diabetic employees: what is the role of co-morbid conditions?
    M Kivimaki
    International Institute for Society and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabet Med 24:1043-8. 2007
    ..Diabetes is thought to be associated with increased risk of sickness absence in working populations. We examined the contribution of co-morbidity to this association...
  18. pmc Cardiothoracic ratio within the "normal" range independently predicts mortality in patients undergoing coronary angiography
    M Justin S Zaman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Heart 93:491-4. 2007
    ..To determine whether cardiothoracic ratio (CTR), within the range conventionally considered normal, predicted prognosis in patients undergoing coronary angiography...
  19. ncbi request reprint European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: executive summary: Fourth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and Other Societies on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice (Constituted by r
    Ian Graham
    Department of Cardiology, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur Heart J 28:2375-414. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Outcome of stable angina in a working population: the burden of sickness absence
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:373-9. 2007
    ..In the absence of previous studies, we sought to determine the burden of medically certified spells of sickness absence among individuals with angina and their relation to risk factors and co-morbidity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Survival in relation to angina symptoms and diagnosis among men aged 70-90 years: the Whitehall Study
    Robert Clarke
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:280-6. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: executive summary. Fourth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and other societies on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (constituted by r
    Ian Graham
    Department of Cardiology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Doublin, Ireland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:E1-40. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice: full text. Fourth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and other societies on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (constituted by represent
    Ian Graham
    Department of Cardiology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:S1-113. 2007
  24. doi request reprint Work stress and coronary heart disease: what are the mechanisms?
    Tarani Chandola
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Eur Heart J 29:640-8. 2008
    ..To determine the biological and behavioural factors linking work stress with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  25. doi request reprint Performing stable angina pectoris: an ethnographic study
    Claire Somerville
    Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:1497-508. 2008
    ..Diagnosis and effective treatment could be enhanced by research on the diagnostic and prognostic value of the terms patients use to describe their symptoms...
  26. doi request reprint Prevalence of angina in women versus men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of international variations across 31 countries
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Circulation 117:1526-36. 2008
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  27. ncbi request reprint [European practice guidelines on prevention of cardiovascular diseases: executive summary]
    Ian Graham
    European Society of Cardiology
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 9:11-59. 2008
  28. pmc Inequity of access to investigation and effect on clinical outcomes: prognostic study of coronary angiography for suspected stable angina pectoris
    Neha Sekhri
    Cardiac Directorate, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London
    BMJ 336:1058-61. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness criteria for coronary angiography in angina: reliability and validity
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 149:221-31. 2008
    ..Evaluated criteria for tailoring the decision to perform coronary angiography in specific clinical scenarios are lacking...
  30. pmc Presentation of stable angina pectoris among women and South Asian people
    M Justin Zaman
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    CMAJ 179:659-67. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether atypical symptoms of angina pectoris in women and South Asians impacted clinically important outcomes and clinical management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Changes in heart rate and heart rate variability over time in middle-aged men and women in the general population (from the Whitehall II Cohort Study)
    Annie Britton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 100:524-7. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the probability of being in the adverse quartile of HRV function and HR at follow-up was related to baseline exercise, body mass index, cholesterol, and blood pressure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Depression as an aetiologic and prognostic factor in coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis of 6362 events among 146 538 participants in 54 observational studies
    Amanda Nicholson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Eur Heart J 27:2763-74. 2006
    ..We quantified the effect of depression on CHD, assessing the extent of confounding by coronary risk factors and disease severity...
  33. pmc Prognosis of stable angina pectoris: why we need larger population studies with higher endpoint resolution
    Adam D Timmis
    Cardiac Directorate, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, UK
    Heart 93:786-91. 2007
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  34. pmc Working while ill as a risk factor for serious coronary events: the Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Psychology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Public Health 95:98-102. 2005
    ..Although sick, some people take no time off work, a phenomenon called "sickness presenteeism." This study examined the association between sickness presenteeism and incidence of serious coronary events...
  35. pmc Does access to cardiac investigation and treatment contribute to social and ethnic differences in coronary heart disease? Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Annie Britton
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 329:318. 2004
    ..To determine whether access to cardiac procedures and drugs contributes to social and ethnic differences in coronary heart disease in a population setting...
  36. pmc Influence of practices' ethnicity and deprivation on access to angiography: an ecological study
    Melvyn Jones
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UC Medical Schools, London
    Br J Gen Pract 54:423-8. 2004
    ..Studies from primary care have found reduced access to angiography for lower social class groups, but there are no studies on the ethnicity of primary care populations in relation to angiography...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prospective validity of measuring angina severity with Canadian Cardiovascular Society class: The ACRE study
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Can J Cardiol 20:305-9. 2004
    ..Although the prevalence of angina remains high, the importance of grading angina severity is unclear...
  38. ncbi request reprint Measuring spatial effects in time to event data: a case study using months from angiography to coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
    Angela M Crook
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College, London, U K
    Stat Med 22:2943-61. 2003
    ..Notably this spatial effect was not apparent when these covariates were not included in the model. The observed small area spatial variation in time to CABG warrants further investigation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of moderate and vigorous physical activity on heart rate variability in a British study of civil servants
    Kirsten L Rennie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 158:135-43. 2003
    ..Vigorous activity was associated with higher HRV, representing a possible mechanism by which physical activity reduces coronary heart disease risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness ratings for coronary revascularization
    Harry Hemingway
    Hosp Med 63:646, 648. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness ratings
    Harry Hemingway
    Lancet 359:1434-5; author reply 1435-6. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Does autonomic function link social position to coronary risk? The Whitehall II study
    Harry Hemingway
    International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT UK
    Circulation 111:3071-7. 2005
    ..We sought to test this hypothesis in a healthy occupational cohort...
  43. pmc Recruiting patients to medical research: double blind randomised trial of "opt-in" versus "opt-out" strategies
    Cornelia Junghans
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, London WC1E 7HD
    BMJ 331:940. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of opt-in compared with opt-out recruitment strategies on response rate and selection bias...
  44. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prognostic implications of stable angina pectoris among women and men
    Harry Hemingway
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, England
    JAMA 295:1404-11. 2006
    ..Stable angina pectoris in women has often been considered a "soft" diagnosis, with less-severe prognostic implications than in men, but large-scale population studies are lacking...
  45. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the relation between renal impairment, angiographic coronary artery disease, and long-term mortality in women versus men
    Ruoling Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 97:630-2. 2006
    ..Gender may influence the prognostic effect of renal impairment in coronary disease...
  46. pmc Ethnic differences in invasive management of coronary disease: prospective cohort study of patients undergoing angiography
    Gene Feder
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London EN1 4NS
    BMJ 324:511-6. 2002
    ..To compare rates of revascularisation in south Asian and white patients undergoing coronary angiography in relation to the appropriateness of revascularisation and clinical outcome...
  47. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of prospective cohort studies of psychosocial factors in the etiology and prognosis of coronary heart disease
    Hannah Kuper
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, England
    Semin Vasc Med 2:267-314. 2002
    ..Evidence for an effect of anxiety or type A behavior was less consistent. Methods to address bias in the reporting of psychosocial data are required...
  48. ncbi request reprint Depression in older people in rural China
    Ruoling Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, England
    Arch Intern Med 165:2019-25. 2005
    ..Studying such a population might offer insights into the cause and prevention of depression that may be applicable in developing and developed countries...
  49. ncbi request reprint Mild to moderate renal impairment is associated with increased left ventricular mass
    Kim Greaves
    Poole Hospital and Bournemouth University, UK
    Int J Cardiol 124:384-6. 2008
    ..Increased left ventricular mass (LVM) is associated with severe renal dysfunction and a higher cardiovascular mortality. However, whether increased LVM also occurs in patients with milder renal dysfunction is unknown...
  50. ncbi request reprint The determinants and effect of shared care on patient outcomes and psychiatric admissions - an inner city primary care cohort study
    Natalie K Fitzpatrick
    Department of Public Health Research, Westminster Primary Care Trust, Westminster Primary Care Trust Headquarters, 15 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5JD, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:154-63. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the factors associated with receipt of different levels of shared care, and the effect of shared care on patient outcomes...
  51. pmc Searching for observational studies: what does citation tracking add to PubMed? A case study in depression and coronary heart disease
    Hannah Kuper
    International Centre for Eye Health, Clinical Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:4. 2006
    ..PubMed is the most widely used method for searches of the medical literature, but fails to identify many relevant articles. Electronic citation tracking offers an alternative search method...
  52. ncbi request reprint Effect of patient-specific ratings vs conventional guidelines on investigation decisions in angina: Appropriateness of Referral and Investigation in Angina (ARIA) Trial
    Cornelia Junghans
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, England
    Arch Intern Med 167:195-202. 2007
    ..Conventional guidelines have limited effect on changing physicians' test ordering. We sought to determine the effect of patient-specific ratings vs conventional guidelines on appropriate investigation of angina...
  53. pmc Secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease: a randomised trial of training in information management, evidence-based medicine, both or neither: the PIER trial
    Julia Langham
    Department of Research and Development, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster Health Authority, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:818-24. 2002
    ..Sub-optimal management of cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients is widespread in primary and secondary care, with risk factors frequently unrecorded or untreated...
  54. pmc Epidemiology of angina pectoris: role of natural language processing of the medical record
    Serguei S V Pakhomov
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am Heart J 153:666-73. 2007
    ..Natural language processing (NLP) of the electronic medical record (EMR) can provide access to such information contained in free text that may not be fully captured by conventional diagnostic coding...