Andrew R Ness

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Advice to eat fish and mood: a randomised controlled trial in men with angina
    Andrew R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, UK
    Nutr Neurosci 6:63-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of dietary advice on the diet of men with angina: the diet and angina randomized trial
    A R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 17:117-9. 2004
  3. pmc Reproducibility measures and their effect on diet-cancer associations in the Boyd Orr cohort
    Clare Frobisher
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:434-40. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma vitamin C: what does it measure?
    A R Ness
    University of Bristol, Department of Social Medicine, UK
    Public Health Nutr 2:51-4. 1999
  5. pmc Diet in childhood and adult cardiovascular and all cause mortality: the Boyd Orr cohort
    A R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Heart 91:894-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The social patterning of fat and lean mass in a contemporary cohort of children
    Andy R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, Division of Child Health, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:59-61. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of dietary advice in men with coronary disease: follow-up of the Diet and Reinfarction trial (DART)
    A R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:512-8. 2002
  8. pmc Milk, coronary heart disease and mortality
    A R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:379-82. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Could associations between breastfeeding and insulin-like growth factors underlie associations of breastfeeding with adult chronic disease? The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Richard M Martin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:728-37. 2005
  10. pmc Maternal and offspring fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes-associated genetic variants and cognitive function at age 8: a Mendelian randomization study in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Med Genet 13:90. 2012

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Advice to eat fish and mood: a randomised controlled trial in men with angina
    Andrew R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, UK
    Nutr Neurosci 6:63-5. 2003
    ..This trial provides no evidence that increased fatty fish intake in people without depressive symptoms has any substantial effect on mood...
  2. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of dietary advice on the diet of men with angina: the diet and angina randomized trial
    A R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Hum Nutr Diet 17:117-9. 2004
    ..The long-term effects on diet of dietary advice to eat fruit and vegetables or fatty fish are not well described...
  3. pmc Reproducibility measures and their effect on diet-cancer associations in the Boyd Orr cohort
    Clare Frobisher
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:434-40. 2007
    ..To quantify measurement error in the estimation of family diet intakes using 7-day household food inventories and to investigate the effect of measurement-error adjustment on diet-disease associations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Plasma vitamin C: what does it measure?
    A R Ness
    University of Bristol, Department of Social Medicine, UK
    Public Health Nutr 2:51-4. 1999
    ..To examine the association between self-reported consumption of foods and plasma vitamin C levels...
  5. pmc Diet in childhood and adult cardiovascular and all cause mortality: the Boyd Orr cohort
    A R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Heart 91:894-8. 2005
    ..To examine the association between childhood diet and cardiovascular mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint The social patterning of fat and lean mass in a contemporary cohort of children
    Andy R Ness
    Unit of Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, Division of Child Health, 24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 1:59-61. 2006
    ..Our data show that inequalities in adiposity are present in primary school children and suggest that social inequalities in childhood obesity may have been underestimated in previous studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of dietary advice in men with coronary disease: follow-up of the Diet and Reinfarction trial (DART)
    A R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:512-8. 2002
    ..To assess the long-term effect of dietary advice on diet and mortality after a randomised trial of men with a recent history of myocardial infarction...
  8. pmc Milk, coronary heart disease and mortality
    A R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:379-82. 2001
    ..To study the association between reported milk consumption and cardiovascular and all cause mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Could associations between breastfeeding and insulin-like growth factors underlie associations of breastfeeding with adult chronic disease? The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Richard M Martin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:728-37. 2005
    ..We investigated associations of having been breastfed with serum IGF-I and IGFBP-3 in childhood...
  10. pmc Maternal and offspring fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes-associated genetic variants and cognitive function at age 8: a Mendelian randomization study in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Med Genet 13:90. 2012
    ..These associations could be explained by confounding...
  11. pmc Association between general and central adiposity in childhood, and change in these, with cardiovascular risk factors in adolescence: prospective cohort study
    Debbie A Lawlor
    MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK
    BMJ 341:c6224. 2010
    ..To examine the prospective associations between body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, and fat mass in childhood and cardiovascular risk factors at age 15-16...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is maternal education level associated with diet in 10-year-old children?
    Victoria L Cribb
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Public Health Nutr 14:2037-48. 2011
    ..To examine the associations between maternal education level and diet in 10-year-old children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids on depressed mood: systematic review of published trials
    Katherine M Appleton
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1308-16. 2006
    ..Greater dietary intakes of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) may be beneficial for depressed mood...
  14. pmc Skin pigmentation, sun exposure and vitamin D levels in children of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol BS8 2BN, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:597. 2014
    ..Additionally, we aimed to examine the influence of pigmentation on personal behaviour towards sunlight exposure and the effects of this behaviour on vitamin D...
  15. pmc Vitamin B-12 status during pregnancy and child's IQ at age 8: a Mendelian randomization study in the Avon longitudinal study of parents and children
    Carolina Bonilla
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e51084. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that maternal vitamin B-12 may not have an important effect on offspring cognitive ability. However, further examination of this issue is warranted...
  16. pmc Effects of BMI, Fat Mass, and Lean Mass on Asthma in Childhood: A Mendelian Randomization Study
    Raquel Granell
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 11:e1001669. 2014
    ..We aim to investigate evidence for a causal effect of BMI on asthma using a Mendelian randomization approach...
  17. ncbi request reprint Does breast-feeding in infancy lower blood pressure in childhood? The Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)
    Richard M Martin
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Circulation 109:1259-66. 2004
    ..Breast-feeding in infancy has been associated with decreased coronary heart disease mortality, but the underlying mechanisms are unclear. We investigated the association of breast-feeding with blood pressure in a contemporary cohort...
  18. doi request reprint How much of the data published in observational studies of the association between diet and prostate or bladder cancer is usable for meta-analysis?
    Geertruida E Bekkering
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1017-26. 2008
    ..Results providing evidence of associations may be overrepresented in meta-analyses of observational studies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Betel quid not containing tobacco and oral leukoplakia: a report on a cross-sectional study in Papua New Guinea and a meta-analysis of current evidence
    Steven J Thomas
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:1871-6. 2008
    ..9 (95% CI 4.3, 14.6) in betel quid chewers. The results of this study and systematic review of similar studies provide evidence of the role of betel quid not containing tobacco and leukoplakia...
  20. pmc Is there an epidemic of admissions for surgical treatment of dental abscesses in the UK?
    Steven J Thomas
    Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, UK
    BMJ 336:1219-20. 2008
  21. pmc Cross-sectional association between smoking depictions in films and adolescent tobacco use nested in a British cohort study
    Andrea E Waylen
    School of Oral and Dental Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol BS1 2LY, UK
    Thorax 66:856-61. 2011
    ..To assess associations between exposure to smoking depictions in films and adolescent tobacco use in a British population cohort...
  22. ncbi request reprint Infant feeding method and obesity: body mass index and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry measurements at 9-10 y of age from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)
    Andre M Toschke
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1578-85. 2007
    ..Previous studies reported inconsistent associations between breastfeeding and body mass index (BMI; in kg/m2). Associations with body fatness are unknown...
  23. ncbi request reprint What influences diet in early old age? Prospective and cross-sectional analyses of the Boyd Orr cohort
    Maria Maynard
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Public Health 16:316-24. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the socio-economic and health-related factors in childhood and later life associated with healthy eating in early old age...
  24. pmc Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity
    Ruth J F Loos
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Nat Genet 40:768-75. 2008
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  25. pmc A common variant in the FTO gene is associated with body mass index and predisposes to childhood and adult obesity
    Timothy M Frayling
    Genetics of Complex Traits, Institute of Biomedical and Clinical Science, Peninsula Medical School, Magdalen Road, Exeter, UK
    Science 316:889-94. 2007
    ..67-fold increased odds of obesity when compared with those not inheriting a risk allele. This association was observed from age 7 years upward and reflects a specific increase in fat mass...
  26. ncbi request reprint Depressed mood and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake from fish: non-linear or confounded association?
    Katherine M Appleton
    School of Psychology, Queen s University of Belfast, 18 30 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5BP, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:100-4. 2007
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Common variation in the WNK1 gene and blood pressure in childhood: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Martin D Tobin
    Departments of Health Sciences and Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology Group, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 52:974-9. 2008
    ..Our study suggests that previously reported effects of WNK1 variants on blood pressure are mediated via effects on the gradient of blood pressure change with age...
  28. pmc Undiagnosed coeliac disease at age seven: population based prospective birth cohort study
    Polly J Bingley
    Division of Medicine, University of Bristol, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB
    BMJ 328:322-3. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological and physiological approaches to understanding the etiology of pediatric obesity: finding the needle in the haystack
    John J Reilly
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Yorkhill Hospitals, Glasgow, Scotland, G3 8SJ, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Res 61:646-52. 2007
    ..Gathering improved evidence of etiology, and then integrating and interpreting it, will take many years. In the meantime, an emphasis on developing more effective preventive interventions is necessary...