Aparna Shankar

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social isolation and loneliness: relationships with cognitive function during 4 years of follow-up in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychosom Med 75:161-70. 2013
  2. pmc Access to interpreting services in England: secondary analysis of national data
    Paramjit S Gill
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:12. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-related behaviors in older adults relationships with socioeconomic status
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 38:39-46. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Loneliness, social isolation, and behavioral and biological health indicators in older adults
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Psychol 30:377-85. 2011
  5. pmc Social isolation, loneliness, and all-cause mortality in older men and women
    Andrew Steptoe
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5797-801. 2013
  6. pmc Gender-specific associations of objective and perceived neighborhood characteristics with body mass index and waist circumference among older adults in the English longitudinal study of ageing
    Joshua A Bell
    The authors are with the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Am J Public Health 104:1279-86. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Consent to DNA collection in epidemiological studies: findings from the Whitehall II cohort and the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Susanne F Meisel
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
    Genet Med 14:201-6. 2012

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Social isolation and loneliness: relationships with cognitive function during 4 years of follow-up in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychosom Med 75:161-70. 2013
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  2. pmc Access to interpreting services in England: secondary analysis of national data
    Paramjit S Gill
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:12. 2009
    ..The aim was to estimate the number of people requiring language support amongst the minority ethnic communities in England...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-related behaviors in older adults relationships with socioeconomic status
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Prev Med 38:39-46. 2010
    ..There is limited information about the clustering of health behaviors in older people...
  4. doi request reprint Loneliness, social isolation, and behavioral and biological health indicators in older adults
    Aparna Shankar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Psychol 30:377-85. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Social isolation, loneliness, and all-cause mortality in older men and women
    Andrew Steptoe
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5797-801. 2013
    ..Although both isolation and loneliness impair quality of life and well-being, efforts to reduce isolation are likely to be more relevant to mortality...
  6. pmc Gender-specific associations of objective and perceived neighborhood characteristics with body mass index and waist circumference among older adults in the English longitudinal study of ageing
    Joshua A Bell
    The authors are with the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Am J Public Health 104:1279-86. 2014
    ..We sought to determine whether objective and perceived neighborhood characteristics are independently associated with obesity indicators among older adults and whether associations differ by gender...
  7. doi request reprint Consent to DNA collection in epidemiological studies: findings from the Whitehall II cohort and the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Susanne F Meisel
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
    Genet Med 14:201-6. 2012
    ..DNA consent in both studies was not obtained on initial enrollment, but after long-standing participation in the study...