Severine Sabia

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physical activity and adiposity markers at older ages: accelerometer vs questionnaire data
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom University Versailles St Quentin, Boulogne Billancourt, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:438.e7-438.e13. 2015
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and cognitive decline in early old age
    Severine Sabia
    From the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health S S, A B, S B, M S, M K, A S M, University College London, UK INSERM A E, A S M, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif University Paris 11 A E, A S M, Villejuif University Versailles St Quentin A D, A S M, Boulogne Billancourt and Centre de Gérontologie A S M, Hôpital Ste Périne, AP HP, France
    Neurology 82:332-9. 2014
  3. pmc Change in fast walking speed preceding death: results from a prospective longitudinal cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:354-62. 2014
  4. pmc Influence of individual and combined healthy behaviours on successful aging
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    CMAJ 184:1985-92. 2012
  5. pmc Impact of smoking on cognitive decline in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:627-35. 2012
  6. pmc Health behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mortality: further analyses of the British Whitehall II and the French GAZEL prospective cohorts
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    PLoS Med 8:e1000419. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Unhealthy behaviours and disability in older adults: three-City Dijon cohort study
    Fanny Artaud
    INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Social and occupational determinants of health, F 94807 Villejuif, France
    BMJ 347:f4240. 2013
  8. pmc Does overall diet in midlife predict future aging phenotypes? A cohort study
    Tasnime Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Med 126:411-419.e3. 2013
  9. pmc Obesity phenotypes in midlife and cognition in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Neurology 79:755-62. 2012
  10. pmc Association of lung function with physical, mental and cognitive function in early old age
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Age (Dordr) 33:385-92. 2011

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Physical activity and adiposity markers at older ages: accelerometer vs questionnaire data
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom University Versailles St Quentin, Boulogne Billancourt, France Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:438.e7-438.e13. 2015
    ..We assessed the associations of questionnaire-assessed and accelerometer-assessed physical activity with adiposity markers in older adults...
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and cognitive decline in early old age
    Severine Sabia
    From the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health S S, A B, S B, M S, M K, A S M, University College London, UK INSERM A E, A S M, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif University Paris 11 A E, A S M, Villejuif University Versailles St Quentin A D, A S M, Boulogne Billancourt and Centre de Gérontologie A S M, Hôpital Ste Périne, AP HP, France
    Neurology 82:332-9. 2014
    ..To examine the association between alcohol consumption in midlife and subsequent cognitive decline...
  3. pmc Change in fast walking speed preceding death: results from a prospective longitudinal cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:354-62. 2014
    ..We examined whether (a) WS declined faster in persons who died during the follow-up compared with those who remained alive and (b) adding change in WS to a model including age, sex, and baseline WS improved prediction of mortality...
  4. pmc Influence of individual and combined healthy behaviours on successful aging
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    CMAJ 184:1985-92. 2012
    ..Increases in life expectancy make it important to remain healthy for as long as possible. Our objective was to examine the extent to which healthy behaviours in midlife, separately and in combination, predict successful aging...
  5. pmc Impact of smoking on cognitive decline in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:627-35. 2012
    ..Smoking is a possible risk factor for dementia, although its impact may have been underestimated in elderly populations because of the shorter life span of smokers...
  6. pmc Health behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mortality: further analyses of the British Whitehall II and the French GAZEL prospective cohorts
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    PLoS Med 8:e1000419. 2011
    ..In the present paper, we examine this issue in Whitehall II and another prospective European cohort, the French GAZEL study...
  7. doi request reprint Unhealthy behaviours and disability in older adults: three-City Dijon cohort study
    Fanny Artaud
    INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Social and occupational determinants of health, F 94807 Villejuif, France
    BMJ 347:f4240. 2013
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  8. pmc Does overall diet in midlife predict future aging phenotypes? A cohort study
    Tasnime Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Med 126:411-419.e3. 2013
    ..We examined whether diet, assessed in midlife, using dietary patterns and adherence to the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), is associated with aging phenotypes, identified after a mean 16-year follow-up...
  9. pmc Obesity phenotypes in midlife and cognition in early old age: the Whitehall II cohort study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Neurology 79:755-62. 2012
    ..To examine the association of body mass index (BMI) and metabolic status with cognitive function and decline...
  10. pmc Association of lung function with physical, mental and cognitive function in early old age
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Age (Dordr) 33:385-92. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that lung function is a good 'summary' measure of overall functioning in early old age...
  11. pmc Validating a widely used measure of frailty: are all sub-components necessary? Evidence from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Age (Dordr) 35:1457-65. 2013
    ..57 to 0.58). Our results support the validity of the multi-component frailty measure, but the predictive performance of the measure is poor...
  12. pmc Midlife stroke risk and cognitive decline: a 10-year follow-up of the Whitehall II cohort study
    Sara Kaffashian
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif, France
    Alzheimers Dement 9:572-9. 2013
    ..Our aim was to assess whether risk of stroke in mid life is associated with cognitive decline over 10 years of follow-up...
  13. pmc Predicting cognitive decline: a dementia risk score vs. the Framingham vascular risk scores
    Sara Kaffashian
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif Université de Versailles St Quentin, France
    Neurology 80:1300-6. 2013
    ..Our aim was to compare 2 Framingham vascular risk scores with a dementia risk score in relation to 10-year cognitive decline in late middle age...
  14. pmc Combined impact of smoking and heavy alcohol use on cognitive decline in early old age: Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 203:120-5. 2013
    ..Identifying modifiable risk factors for cognitive decline may inform prevention of dementia...
  15. pmc Physical activity and inflammatory markers over 10 years: follow-up in men and women from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Mark Hamer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Circulation 126:928-33. 2012
    ..We therefore examined the association between physical activity and inflammatory markers over a 10-year follow-up period...
  16. pmc Effect of intensity and type of physical activity on mortality: results from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, INSERM, Villejuif, France
    Am J Public Health 102:698-704. 2012
    ..We examined the association of intensity and type of physical activity with mortality...
  17. pmc Motor function in the elderly: evidence for the reserve hypothesis
    Alexis Elbaz
    INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018 Social and Occupational Determinants of Health, Villejuif, France
    Neurology 81:417-26. 2013
    ..We also examined the cross-sectional and longitudinal association between education and WS...
  18. pmc Common mental disorder and obesity: insight from four repeat measures over 19 years: prospective Whitehall II cohort study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 339:b3765. 2009
    ..To examine potential reciprocal associations between common mental disorders and obesity, and to assess whether dose-response relations exist...
  19. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk scores in identifying future frailty: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Heart 99:737-42. 2013
    ..To examine the capacity of existing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk algorithms widely used in primary care, to predict frailty...
  20. pmc Low conscientiousness and risk of all-cause, cardiovascular and cancer mortality over 17 years: Whitehall II cohort study
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Psychosom Res 73:98-103. 2012
    ..To examine the personality trait conscientiousness as a risk factor for mortality and to identify candidate explanatory mechanisms...
  21. 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...
  22. pmc Persistent depressive symptoms and cognitive function in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    National Institute for Health and Medical Research, INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Ave Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1379-85. 2010
    ..We examined the association between depressive symptoms, measured 6 times over an 18-year period, and cognitive deficits in late midlife...
  23. pmc Why does lung function predict mortality? Results from the Whitehall II Cohort Study
    Severine Sabia
    INSERM, U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Bâtiment 15 16, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1415-23. 2010
    ..5% reduction). Taken together, these factors explained 32.5% of the association. Multiple pathways link lung function to mortality; these results show inflammatory markers to be particularly important...
  24. pmc Adherence to healthy dietary guidelines and future depressive symptoms: evidence for sex differentials in the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:419-27. 2013
    ..It has been suggested that dietary patterns are associated with future risk of depressive symptoms. However, there is a paucity of prospective data that have examined the temporality of this relation...
  25. pmc Rising adiposity curbing decline in the incidence of myocardial infarction: 20-year follow-up of British men and women in the Whitehall II cohort
    Sarah L Hardoon
    Department of Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Medical School, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 33:478-85. 2012
    ..Conclusion In men and women, over half of the decline in MI risk could be accounted for by favourable risk factor time trends. The adverse role of BMI emphasizes the importance of addressing the rising population BMI...
  26. pmc Association of socioeconomic position with health behaviors and mortality
    Silvia Stringhini
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Bât 15 16, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    JAMA 303:1159-66. 2010
    ..Previous studies may have underestimated the contribution of health behaviors to social inequalities in mortality because health behaviors were assessed only at the baseline of the study...
  27. pmc Does cognitive reserve shape cognitive decline?
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM, U1018, Center for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Paul Brousse Hospital, Villejuif, France
    Ann Neurol 70:296-304. 2011
    ..Our objective is to examine the impact of 3 markers of reserve from different points in the life course on cognitive function and decline in late adulthood...
  28. pmc Measures of frailty in population-based studies: an overview
    Kim Bouillon
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:64. 2013
    ..This overview offers three services: first, we provide a comprehensive catalogue of current frailty measures; second, we evaluate their reliability and validity; third, we report on their popularity of use...
  29. pmc High alcohol consumption in middle-aged adults is associated with poorer cognitive performance only in the low socio-economic group. Results from the GAZEL cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, France
    Addiction 106:93-101. 2011
    ..To examine the association of alcohol consumption over 10 years with cognitive performance in different socio-economic groups...
  30. pmc Combined effect of physical activity and leisure time sitting on long-term risk of incident obesity and metabolic risk factor clustering
    Joshua A Bell
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Diabetologia 57:2048-56. 2014
    ..Our study aimed to investigate the combined effects of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and leisure time sitting on the long-term risk of obesity and clustering of metabolic risk factors...
  31. doi request reprint Neuroticism and cardiovascular disease mortality: socioeconomic status modifies the risk in women (UK Health and Lifestyle Survey)
    Gareth Hagger-Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 74:596-603. 2012
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and cancer mortality risk associated with neuroticism or extraversion and their interactions with SES in a representative sample of the UK adult population...
  32. pmc Association of body mass index and waist circumference with successful aging
    Archana Singh-Manoux
    INSERM U1018 Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Hopital Paul Brousse, 94807, Villejuif Cedex, France Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London, UK Centre de Gérontologie, Hôpital Ste Périne, AP HP, France
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:1172-8. 2014
    ..The prediction of successful aging by midlife body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) was examined...
  33. pmc Cumulative associations between midlife health behaviors and physical functioning in early old age: a 17-year prospective cohort study
    Severine Sabia
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1860-8. 2014
    ..To examine cumulative associations between midlife health behaviors and walking speed and upper-limb strength in early old age...
  34. pmc Non-consent to a wrist-worn accelerometer in older adults: the role of socio-demographic, behavioural and health factors
    Maliheh Hassani
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e110816. 2014
    ..However, its acceptability by study participants is unclear. Our objective is to assess factors associated with non-consent to a wrist-mounted accelerometer in older adults...
  35. pmc Association between common mental disorder and obesity over the adult life course
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 6BT London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:149-55. 2009
    ..Prospective data on the association between common mental disorders and obesity are scarce, and the impact of ageing on this association is poorly understood...