Ailsa Welch

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Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Socioeconomic position and risk of short-term weight gain: prospective study of 14,619 middle-aged men and women
    Lisa R Purslow
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:112. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint More acidic dietary acid-base load is associated with reduced calcaneal broadband ultrasound attenuation in women but not in men: results from the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeways Site, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1134-41. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fish intake and plasma phospholipid n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid concentrations in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk United Kingdom cohort
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care and the Clinical Gerontology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1330-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Urine pH is an indicator of dietary acid-base load, fruit and vegetables and meat intakes: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Norfolk population study
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeways Site, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:1335-43. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Calcaneum broadband ultrasound attenuation relates to vegetarian and omnivorous diets differently in men and women: an observation from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) population study
    Ailsa Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Strangeway s Research Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Osteoporos Int 16:590-6. 2005
  6. pmc Combined impact of health behaviours and mortality in men and women: the EPIC-Norfolk prospective population study
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 5:e12. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen and cigarette smoking in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) population
    Shubhada Sinha
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:144-50. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Past oral contraceptive and hormone therapy use and endogenous hormone concentrations in postmenopausal women
    Mei Fen Chan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Menopause 15:332-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution and risk of coronary heart disease in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition in Norfolk cohort: a population-based prospective study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Circulation 116:2933-43. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma ascorbic acid concentrations and fat distribution in 19,068 British men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Norfolk cohort study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1203-9. 2005

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  1. pmc Socioeconomic position and risk of short-term weight gain: prospective study of 14,619 middle-aged men and women
    Lisa R Purslow
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:112. 2008
    ..The association between socioeconomic position in middle age and risk of subsequent, short-term weight gain is unknown. We therefore assessed this association in a prospective population based cohort study in Norfolk, UK...
  2. ncbi request reprint More acidic dietary acid-base load is associated with reduced calcaneal broadband ultrasound attenuation in women but not in men: results from the EPIC-Norfolk cohort study
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeways Site, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1134-41. 2007
    ..Dietary patterns that promote mild metabolic acidosis may have a negative effect on bone density...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary fish intake and plasma phospholipid n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid concentrations in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk United Kingdom cohort
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care and the Clinical Gerontology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1330-9. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Urine pH is an indicator of dietary acid-base load, fruit and vegetables and meat intakes: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Norfolk population study
    Ailsa A Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeways Site, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:1335-43. 2008
    ..As urine pH relates to dietary acid-base load its use to monitor change in consumption of fruit and vegetables, in individuals, warrants further investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Calcaneum broadband ultrasound attenuation relates to vegetarian and omnivorous diets differently in men and women: an observation from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) population study
    Ailsa Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Strangeway s Research Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Osteoporos Int 16:590-6. 2005
    ..Our findings emphasize the need for further research and investigation into dietary inter-relationships and bone health and the effects of vegetarian status, including consumption of soya-based foods, in men as well as women...
  6. pmc Combined impact of health behaviours and mortality in men and women: the EPIC-Norfolk prospective population study
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 5:e12. 2008
    ..We aimed to quantify the potential combined impact of four health behaviours on mortality in men and women living in the general community...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fibrinogen and cigarette smoking in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) population
    Shubhada Sinha
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:144-50. 2005
    ..Cigarette smoking is a well-recognized determinant of plasma fibrinogen however it remains unclear how fibrinogen levels relate to the degree and duration of smoking, or to time since smoking cessation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Past oral contraceptive and hormone therapy use and endogenous hormone concentrations in postmenopausal women
    Mei Fen Chan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Menopause 15:332-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between past hormone use and current endogenous hormone status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Body fat distribution and risk of coronary heart disease in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition in Norfolk cohort: a population-based prospective study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Circulation 116:2933-43. 2007
    ..Body fat distribution has been cross-sectionally associated with atherosclerotic disease risk factors, but the prospective relation with coronary heart disease remains uncertain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma ascorbic acid concentrations and fat distribution in 19,068 British men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Norfolk cohort study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1203-9. 2005
    ..Excess fat may promote fatty acid oxidation and increase free radical concentrations, which could result in increased antioxidant use. Whether plasma ascorbic acid concentrations are associated with fat distribution remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria, cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular morbidity in a British population: the EPIC-Norfolk population-based study
    Matthew F Yuyun
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 11:207-13. 2004
    ..We examined the prevalence of microalbuminuria and its relationship to cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular morbidity in the UK general population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and interactions between the angiotensin polymorphism AGT M235T and sodium intake: a cross-sectional population study
    Teresa Norat
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:392-7. 2008
    ..Intervention studies have indicated an interaction between the blood pressure response to a low-sodium or a low-fat and high-fruit and -vegetable diet and the angiotensinogen gene (AGT) polymorphisms G-6A and M235T...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prediction of total and hip fracture risk in men and women by quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus: EPIC-Norfolk prospective population study
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 363:197-202. 2004
    ..We aimed to assess quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneum and fracture incidence in a prospective observational population study...
  14. doi request reprint Associations between dietary methods and biomarkers, and between fruits and vegetables and risk of ischaemic heart disease, in the EPIC Norfolk Cohort Study
    Sheila Bingham
    Medical Research Council, Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Welcome Trust MRC Building, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 37:978-87. 2008
    ..Methods for assessing diet are prone to measurement error, which may be substantial in large cohort investigations. Biomarkers can be used as objective measures with which to compare estimates of nutritional exposure using different methods..
  15. ncbi request reprint Fat distribution, body mass index and blood pressure in 22,090 men and women in the Norfolk cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-Norfolk) study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Cambridge and MRC Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 22:2067-74. 2004
    ..To determine the relation between fat distribution and blood pressure, independent of body mass index...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and fat distribution in 21,828 British men and women: a population-based study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Obes Res 13:1466-75. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between cigarette smoking habits and fat distribution in a population-based cohort of men and women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Work and leisure time physical activity assessed using a simple, pragmatic, validated questionnaire and incident cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in men and women: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk prospective pop
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1034-43. 2006
    ..This may be partly related to different methods for assessing physical activity. Most studies have focused on leisure time physical activity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Microalbuminuria independently predicts all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a British population: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer in Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) population study
    Matthew F Yuyun
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:189-98. 2004
    ..We therefore undertook this study to examine the relationship between albuminuria and all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD) and non-CVD mortality in the general population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association of hemoglobin A1c with cardiovascular disease and mortality in adults: the European prospective investigation into cancer in Norfolk
    Kay Tee Khaw
    University of Cambridge, School of Clinical Medicine, Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Ann Intern Med 141:413-20. 2004
    ..Increasing evidence suggests a continuous relationship between blood glucose concentrations and cardiovascular risk, even below diagnostic threshold levels for diabetes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Serum lipid concentration in relation to anthropometric indices of central and peripheral fat distribution in 20,021 British men and women: results from the EPIC-Norfolk population-based cohort study
    Dexter Canoy
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Strangeway s Site, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, United Kingdom
    Atherosclerosis 189:420-7. 2006
    ..We examine whether lipid levels vary between central and peripheral fat distribution in the general population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Broadband ultrasound attenuation (BUA) of the heel bone and its correlates in men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort: a cross-sectional population-based study
    Ailsa Welch
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, CB1 8RN, Cambridge, UK
    Osteoporos Int 15:217-25. 2004
    ..A better understanding of these determinants of heel ultrasound may provide insights into how some of the sex differences in bone health can be explained and bone loss in later life minimised...
  22. pmc Residential area deprivation predicts fruit and vegetable consumption independently of individual educational level and occupational social class: a cross sectional population study in the Norfolk cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Canc
    Shamarina Shohaimi
    Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:686-91. 2004
    ..To investigate the independent association between individual and area based socioeconomic measures and fruit and vegetable consumption...
  23. pmc Self-reported parkinsonian symptoms in the EPIC-Norfolk cohort
    Lianna S Ishihara
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Forvie Site, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    BMC Neurol 5:15. 2005
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the self-reported prevalence of parkinsonian symptoms from a questionnaire, and to examine their association with age and self-reported Parkinson's disease in a large cohort...
  24. ncbi request reprint Preliminary communication: glycated hemoglobin, diabetes, and incident colorectal cancer in men and women: a prospective analysis from the European prospective investigation into cancer-Norfolk study
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Depqartment of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:915-9. 2004
    ..Increasing evidence suggests that abnormal glucose metabolism may be associated with increased risk of colorectal cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of microalbuminuria and incident coronary heart disease and its prognostic significance in a British population: the EPIC-Norfolk study
    Matthew F Yuyun
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 159:284-93. 2004
    ..61 (95% CI: 1.19, 2.07). Microalbuminuria may be useful in identifying persons at increased risk of CHD and subsequent death in the general population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and urinary sodium in men and women: the Norfolk Cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk)
    Kay Tee Khaw
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1397-403. 2004
    ..A key issue is whether differences in usual sodium intake within the range feasible in free-living populations have clinical or public health relevance...
  27. doi request reprint Cross-sectional association between fish consumption and albuminuria: the European Prospective Investigation of Cancer-Norfolk Study
    Chee Tin Christine Lee
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:876-86. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the association between fish consumption and albuminuria in individuals with and without diabetes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasma vitamin C concentrations predict risk of incident stroke over 10 y in 20 649 participants of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:64-9. 2008
    ..Although clinical trials showed no significant benefit of vitamin C supplementation in reducing stroke risk, they were not able to examine the relation between plasma vitamin C concentrations and stroke risk in a general population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Usual physical activity and endogenous sex hormones in postmenopausal women: the European prospective investigation into cancer-norfolk population study
    Mei Fen Chan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:900-5. 2007
    ..However, the relationship between usual daily physical activity and endogenous hormones in postmenopausal women in the general population is still uncertain...
  30. ncbi request reprint Adjusting for energy intake--what measure to use in nutritional epidemiological studies?
    Rupert W Jakes
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Strangeways Research Laboratory, Cambridge, CB1 8RN, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 33:1382-6. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Modifiable lifestyle behaviors and functional health in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Prev Med 44:109-16. 2007
    ..To examine the association between modifiable lifestyle behaviors and functional health...
  32. ncbi request reprint Habitual fish consumption and risk of incident stroke: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:882-8. 2006
    ..To examine the association between fish consumption and stroke risk...
  33. ncbi request reprint Smoking status and differential white cell count in men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk population
    Megan R Smith
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Atherosclerosis 169:331-7. 2003
    ..The apparent almost immediate reversibility of effects of smoking on inflammation, as indicated by the WBC count, may help motivate efforts to stop smoking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of age on the relationship of occupational social class with prevalence of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular diseases. A population-based cross-sectional study from European Prospective Investigation into Cancer - Norfolk (E
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Gerontology 52:51-8. 2006
    ..Previous studies on cardiovascular risk profile in different socioeconomic status were focused on younger populations and many of them have not been able to take into account age and sex differences...
  35. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the CYP19 gene may affect the positive correlations between serum and urine phytoestrogen metabolites and plasma androgen concentrations in men
    Yen Ling Low
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Nutr 135:2680-6. 2005
    ..In this first study on phytoestrogen-gene associations in men, we conclude that enterolactone and equol are positively associated with plasma androgen concentrations, and interactions with CYP19 gene may be involved...
  36. ncbi request reprint Are imprecise methods obscuring a relation between fat and breast cancer?
    Sheila A Bingham
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Welcome Trust MRC Building, Hills Road, CB2 2XY, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 362:212-4. 2003
    ..10 [0.94-1.29], p=0.23). Dietary measurement error might explain the absence of a significant association between dietary fat and breast-cancer risk in cohort studies...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and self-reported functional health in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk): a population-based cross-sectional study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:34-41. 2007
    ..To investigate the association between fruit and vegetable consumption and self-reported physical and mental functional health measured by an anglicised short-form 36-item questionnaire (UK SF-36)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Physical inactivity is associated with lower forced expiratory volume in 1 second : European Prospective Investigation into Cancer-Norfolk Prospective Population Study
    Rupert W Jakes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, England
    Am J Epidemiol 156:139-47. 2002
    ..004 and p < 0.002, respectively). In conclusion, physical activity is associated with higher levels of FEV(1), whereas television viewing is associated with lower levels...
  39. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic assessment of sugars consumption using biomarkers: comparisons of obese and nonobese individuals in the European prospective investigation of cancer Norfolk
    Sheila Bingham
    Medical Research Council Dunn Human Nutrition Unit University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1651-4. 2007
    ..001) despite an inverse association for plasma vitamin C. Nutritional biomarkers of consumption can complement existing methods for assessing cancer risk from diet in epidemiologic studies...
  40. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogen exposure correlation with plasma estradiol in postmenopausal women in European Prospective Investigation of Cancer and Nutrition-Norfolk may involve diet-gene interactions
    Yen Ling Low
    Medical Research Council Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Wellcome Trust Medical Research Council Building, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2XY, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:213-20. 2005
    ..We conclude that higher isoflavone exposure is associated with lower plasma estradiol in postmenopausal women and that this preliminary study is suggestive of the involvement of diet-gene interactions...
  41. ncbi request reprint Measured height loss predicts fractures in middle-aged and older men and women: the EPIC-Norfolk prospective population study
    Alireza Moayyeri
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 23:425-32. 2008
    ..Serial measurement of height is, therefore, recommended among the elderly people...
  42. pmc Healthy lifestyle choices: could sense of coherence aid health promotion?
    Nicholas W J Wainwright
    Strangeways Research Laboratory and University of Cambridge Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Worts Causeway, Cambridge, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:871-6. 2007
    ..A research framework based on the personal characteristic defined by a sense of coherence (SOC) focuses on the effective use of resources to maintain good health...
  43. ncbi request reprint Obesity indices and self-reported functional health in men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:884-93. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between two indices of obesity, BMI and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), and self-reported physical and mental functional health...
  44. ncbi request reprint Energy intake at breakfast and weight change: prospective study of 6,764 middle-aged men and women
    Lisa R Purslow
    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Medical Science, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 167:188-92. 2008
    ..Redistribution of daily energy intake, so that more energy is consumed at breakfast and less energy is consumed later in the day, may help to reduce weight gain in middle-aged adults...
  45. ncbi request reprint Combined work and leisure physical activity and risk of stroke in men and women in the European prospective investigation into Cancer-Norfolk Prospective Population Study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroepidemiology 27:122-9. 2006
    ..70, 95% CI: 0.49-0.99, p = 0.024) compared to those who were inactive. This highlights the fact that efforts to increase physical activity in both the work place and in leisure time should be encouraged...
  46. ncbi request reprint Glycated hemoglobin and risk of stroke in people without known diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study: a threshold relationship?
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Stroke 38:271-5. 2007
    ..The relationship between blood glucose concentration and stroke in people without established diabetes has been studied less extensively...
  47. ncbi request reprint Relation between self-reported physical functional health and chronic disease mortality in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): a prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 16:492-500. 2006
    ..To explore the relationship between self-reported physical functional health and mortality...
  48. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and fibrinogen concentrations in 23,201 men and women in the EPIC-Norfolk population-based study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Atherosclerosis 198:419-25. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between usual physical activity and fibrinogen concentrations in a free-living population of men and women...
  49. ncbi request reprint Smoking predicts long-term mortality in stroke: The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC)-Norfolk prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Room 311, Strangeways Research Laboratory, Wort s Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Prev Med 42:128-31. 2006
    ..We examined the independent association between cardiovascular and modifiable lifestyle risk factors and subsequent mortality in people with stroke...
  50. ncbi request reprint Self-reported mental health-related quality of life and mortality in men and women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC-Norfolk): a prospective population study
    Phyo K Myint
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:410-4. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between self-reported mental functional health and mortality...
  51. ncbi request reprint Group level validation of protein intakes estimated by 24-hour diet recall and dietary questionnaires against 24-hour urinary nitrogen in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) calibration study
    Nadia Slimani
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, IARC WHO, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:784-95. 2003
    ..This observation may have implications on the dietary measurement error characteristics and support the potential benefit of between-cohort calibration...
  52. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogen concentrations in serum and spot urine as biomarkers for dietary phytoestrogen intake and their relation to breast cancer risk in European prospective investigation of cancer and nutrition-norfolk
    Philip B Grace
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Wellcome Trust MRC Building, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2XY, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:698-708. 2004
    ..024) for serum equol, and 1.22 (1.01-1.48; P = 0.044) for serum daidzein]. These estimates of risk are similar to those established for estrogens and androgens in postmenopausal breast cancer but need confirmation in larger studies...
  53. ncbi request reprint The effect of correlated measurement error in multivariate models of diet
    Karin B Michels
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:59-67. 2004
    ..Energy adjustment using regression residuals or energy density models led to improved parameter stability...
  54. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate and vitamin B6 are independent predictors of peripheral arterial occlusive disease
    Antonius B M Wilmink
    University Department of Vascular Surgery, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Vasc Surg 39:513-6. 2004
    ..However, the relationship between dietary folate and vitamin B6, cofactors in the metabolism of homocysteine (Hcy), and PAOD is unclear...
  55. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of six carotenoids in nine European countries: report from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Wael K Al-Delaimy
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Public Health Nutr 7:713-22. 2004
    ..Few studies have compared levels of these carotenoids between countries in Europe...
  56. pmc Measurement of fruit and vegetable consumption with diet questionnaires and implications for analyses and interpretation
    Karin B Michels
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:987-94. 2005
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogen exposure, polymorphisms in COMT, CYP19, ESR1, and SHBG genes, and their associations with prostate cancer risk
    Yen Ling Low
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Cambridge CB2 2XY, UK
    Nutr Cancer 56:31-9. 2006
    ..005]. Our results utilizing a combined prospective exposure provide no evidence that phytoestrogens alter prostate cancer risk in British men, whereas the C allele for the PvuII polymorphism may be associated with increased risk...
  58. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphisms, dietary fat and fibre, and serum lipids: the EPIC Norfolk study
    Kelvin Wu
    MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit, Diet and Cancer Group, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2XY, UK
    Eur Heart J 28:2930-6. 2007
    ..To investigate whether blood lipid response to dietary fat and fibre vary according to the apolipoprotein E (APOE) gene locus...