Adam G Tabak

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Adiponectin trajectories before type 2 diabetes diagnosis: Whitehall II study
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 35:2540-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prediabetes: a high-risk state for diabetes development
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2279-90. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Changes in C-reactive protein levels before type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular death: the Whitehall II study
    A G Tabák
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6 BT, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:89-95. 2010
  4. pmc Low serum adiponectin predicts 10-year risk of type 2 diabetes and HbA1c independently of obesity, lipids, and inflammation: Whitehall II study
    A G Tabák
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WCE1 6BT, UK
    Horm Metab Res 41:626-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The effect of paternal and maternal history of diabetes mellitus on the development of gestational diabetes mellitus
    A G Tabák
    National Centre for Diabetes Care, Budapest, Hungary
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:606-10. 2009
  6. pmc Trajectories of glycaemia, insulin sensitivity, and insulin secretion before diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: an analysis from the Whitehall II study
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 373:2215-21. 2009
  7. pmc Antidepressant medication use and risk of hyperglycemia and diabetes mellitus: a noncausal association?
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 70:978-84. 2011
  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 Association between change in body composition and change in inflammatory markers: an 11-year follow-up in the Whitehall II Study
    Eleonor I Fransson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:5370-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Adiponectin trajectories before type 2 diabetes diagnosis: Whitehall II study
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 35:2540-7. 2012
    ..The role of adiponectin in the natural history of diabetes is not well characterized. We set out to characterize prediagnosis trajectories of adiponectin in individuals who develop type 2 diabetes...
  2. doi request reprint Prediabetes: a high-risk state for diabetes development
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2279-90. 2012
    ..For prediabetic individuals, lifestyle modification is the cornerstone of diabetes prevention, with evidence of a 40-70% relative-risk reduction. Accumulating data also show potential benefits from pharmacotherapy...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in C-reactive protein levels before type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular death: the Whitehall II study
    A G Tabák
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6 BT, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:89-95. 2010
    ..This study describes CRP trajectories prior to type 2 diabetes onset and fatal CVD...
  4. pmc Low serum adiponectin predicts 10-year risk of type 2 diabetes and HbA1c independently of obesity, lipids, and inflammation: Whitehall II study
    A G Tabák
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WCE1 6BT, UK
    Horm Metab Res 41:626-9. 2009
    ..05). The observed robust, prospective associations support that adiponectin is an independent predictor of diabetes and the degree of glycaemic impairment...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of paternal and maternal history of diabetes mellitus on the development of gestational diabetes mellitus
    A G Tabák
    National Centre for Diabetes Care, Budapest, Hungary
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:606-10. 2009
    ..There is an ongoing debate whether maternal diabetes is a more important risk factor for gestational diabetes (GDM) development than paternal diabetes...
  6. pmc Trajectories of glycaemia, insulin sensitivity, and insulin secretion before diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: an analysis from the Whitehall II study
    Adam G Tabak
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 373:2215-21. 2009
    ..We aimed to characterise trajectories of fasting and postload glucose, insulin sensitivity, and insulin secretion in individuals who develop type 2 diabetes...
  7. pmc Antidepressant medication use and risk of hyperglycemia and diabetes mellitus: a noncausal association?
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 70:978-84. 2011
    ..To examine this, we assessed the associations of antidepressant use with change in glucose levels and incidence of undiagnosed and diagnosed diabetes...
  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 Association between change in body composition and change in inflammatory markers: an 11-year follow-up in the Whitehall II Study
    Eleonor I Fransson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:5370-4. 2010
    ..Obesity is associated with low-grade inflammation, but the long-term effects of weight change on inflammation are unknown...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. pmc Hyperglycemia, type 2 diabetes, and depressive symptoms: the British Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 32:1867-9. 2009
    ..To examine the recent suggestion that impaired fasting glucose may protect against depression, whereas a diagnosis of diabetes might then result in depression...
  12. pmc Incremental predictive value of adding past blood pressure measurements to the Framingham hypertension risk equation: the Whitehall II Study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 6BT London, UK
    Hypertension 55:1058-62. 2010
    ..These data suggest that, despite the net reclassification improvement, the clinical use of adding repeat measures of blood pressure to the Framingham hypertension risk score may be limited...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc Overall diet history and reversibility of the metabolic syndrome over 5 years: the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:2339-41. 2010
    ..We examined the impact of adherence to the Alternative Healthy Eating Index (AHEI), a set of dietary guidelines targeting major chronic diseases, on metabolic syndrome (MetS) reversion in a middle-aged population...
  15. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness, physical function, and functional limitation: the Whitehall II Study
    Eric J Brunner
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Hypertension 57:1003-9. 2011
    ..The nature of the link between arterial stiffness and quality of life in older people merits attention...
  16. pmc Metabolic syndrome over 10 years and cognitive functioning in late midlife: the Whitehall II study
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:84-9. 2010
    ..We examined this association in late midlife, with particular focus on cumulative effects and the role of socioeconomic circumstances...
  17. pmc Antidepressant medication use, weight gain, and risk of type 2 diabetes: a population-based study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:2611-6. 2010
    ..To examine antidepressant medication use as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and weight gain...
  18. pmc Maternal glycemia and risk of large-for-gestational-age babies in a population-based screening
    Zsuzsa Kerenyi
    National Centre for Diabetes Care, Budapest, Hungary
    Diabetes Care 32:2200-5. 2009
    ..We aimed to clarify the association of maternal glycemia across the whole distribution with birth weight and risk of LGA births in mothers with normal glucose tolerance...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc Antidepressant use before and after the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal modeling study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:1471-6. 2010
    ..To examine antidepressant use before and after the diagnosis of diabetes...
  21. pmc Justice at work and metabolic syndrome: the Whitehall II study
    David Gimeno
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Occup Environ Med 67:256-62. 2010
    ..We aim to test whether high justice at work protects against metabolic syndrome...
  22. pmc Validating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Score: results from the Whitehall II study
    Mika Kivimaki
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 54:496-501. 2009
    ..5%; 95% CI: -2.5% to 1.5%). These data suggest that the Framingham hypertension risk score provides a valid tool with which to estimate near-term risk of developing hypertension...
  23. pmc Glycemia, insulin resistance, insulin secretion, and risk of depressive symptoms in middle age
    Tasnime N Akbaraly
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Diabetes Care 36:928-34. 2013
    ..In this study, we investigated prospective associations of levels of fasting glucose and fasting insulin and indices of insulin resistance and secretion with subsequent new-onset depressive symptoms (DepS)...
  24. pmc Noninvasive evaluation of neural impairment in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance
    Zsuzsanna Putz
    1st Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Diabetes Care 32:181-3. 2009
    ..To evaluate neural dysfunction in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Myocardial infarction is associated with Spl binding site polymorphism of collagen type 1A1 gene
    Gabor Speer
    1st Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Acta Cardiol 61:321-5. 2006
    ..In contrast, the normal coronary arteries do not express this type of collagen. Data have shown that the collagen type 1A1 (COL1A1) gene Sp1 binding site (-1245 G/T) polymorphism is associated with disturbed collagen protein production...
  26. pmc Serum erythropoietin level and mortality in kidney transplant recipients
    Miklos Z Molnar
    Institute of Pathophysiology, Semmelweis University, Nagyvarad ter 4, H 1089, Budapest, Hungary
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2879-86. 2011
    ..We examined the association between serum erythropoietin levels and mortality among kidney transplant recipients...