Gary Whitlock

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi The effect of missing values for covariates
    Gary Whitlock
    Epidemiology 13:113. 2002
  2. pmc The prevalence of chronic diseases and major disease risk factors at different ages among 150,000 men and women living in Mexico City: cross-sectional analyses of a prospective study
    Pablo Kuri-Morales
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 9:9. 2009
  3. ncbi Coronary heart disease and body mass index: a systematic review of the evidence from larger prospective cohort studies
    Gary Whitlock
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiology Studies Unit, Radcliffe Infirmary, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Semin Vasc Med 2:369-81. 2002
  4. pmc Motor vehicle driver injury and marital status: a cohort study with prospective and retrospective driver injuries
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Inj Prev 10:33-6. 2004
  5. pmc Motor vehicle driver injury and socioeconomic status: a cohort study with prospective and retrospective driver injuries
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:512-6. 2003
  6. ncbi Is body mass index a risk factor for motor vehicle driver injury? A cohort study with prospective and retrospective outcomes
    Gary Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Epidemiol 32:147-9. 2003
  7. ncbi Random errors in the measurement of 10 cardiovascular risk factors
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:907-9. 2001
  8. ncbi Esophageal cancer and body mass index: results from a prospective study of 220,000 men in China and a meta-analysis of published studies
    Margaret Smith
    Clinical Trial Service Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:1604-10. 2008
  9. ncbi Body mass index and mortality from ischaemic heart disease in a lean population: 10 year prospective study of 220,000 adult men
    Zhengming Chen
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit CTSU, Radcliffe Infirmary, University of Oxford, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:141-50. 2006
  10. pmc The joint effects of apolipoprotein B, apolipoprotein A1, LDL cholesterol, and HDL cholesterol on risk: 3510 cases of acute myocardial infarction and 9805 controls
    Sarah Parish
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Eur Heart J 30:2137-46. 2009

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Publications19

  1. ncbi The effect of missing values for covariates
    Gary Whitlock
    Epidemiology 13:113. 2002
  2. pmc The prevalence of chronic diseases and major disease risk factors at different ages among 150,000 men and women living in Mexico City: cross-sectional analyses of a prospective study
    Pablo Kuri-Morales
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 9:9. 2009
    ..While most of the global burden from chronic diseases, and especially vascular diseases, is now borne by low and middle-income countries, few large-scale epidemiological studies of chronic diseases in such countries have been performed...
  3. ncbi Coronary heart disease and body mass index: a systematic review of the evidence from larger prospective cohort studies
    Gary Whitlock
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiology Studies Unit, Radcliffe Infirmary, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Semin Vasc Med 2:369-81. 2002
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  4. pmc Motor vehicle driver injury and marital status: a cohort study with prospective and retrospective driver injuries
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Inj Prev 10:33-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the association of marital status with risk of motor vehicle driver injury...
  5. pmc Motor vehicle driver injury and socioeconomic status: a cohort study with prospective and retrospective driver injuries
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:512-6. 2003
    ..To investigate the association between motor vehicle driver injury and socioeconomic status...
  6. ncbi Is body mass index a risk factor for motor vehicle driver injury? A cohort study with prospective and retrospective outcomes
    Gary Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Epidemiol 32:147-9. 2003
    ..To investigate the association between risk of motor vehicle driver injury and body mass index (BMI)...
  7. ncbi Random errors in the measurement of 10 cardiovascular risk factors
    G Whitlock
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:907-9. 2001
    ..39) and pulse rate (0.47 and 0.56). For each of these risk factors, with the possible exception of BMI, associations with long-term average values could be importantly biased toward the null unless appropriate corrections are made...
  8. ncbi Esophageal cancer and body mass index: results from a prospective study of 220,000 men in China and a meta-analysis of published studies
    Margaret Smith
    Clinical Trial Service Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:1604-10. 2008
    ..Together, these data provide reliable evidence that in many populations low BMI is associated with an increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus...
  9. ncbi Body mass index and mortality from ischaemic heart disease in a lean population: 10 year prospective study of 220,000 adult men
    Zhengming Chen
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit CTSU, Radcliffe Infirmary, University of Oxford, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:141-50. 2006
    ..Substantial uncertainty remains, however, about the relationship between BMI and IHD in populations with lower BMI levels...
  10. pmc The joint effects of apolipoprotein B, apolipoprotein A1, LDL cholesterol, and HDL cholesterol on risk: 3510 cases of acute myocardial infarction and 9805 controls
    Sarah Parish
    Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Eur Heart J 30:2137-46. 2009
    ..The interdependence of these four risk factors is unclear...
  11. ncbi Blood pressure indices and cardiovascular disease in the Asia Pacific region: a pooled analysis
    Carlene M M Lawes
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Hypertension 42:69-75. 2003
    ..These data suggest that if time or resources are highly constrained, such as in much-needed epidemiologic surveys in developing countries, very little is lost from only measuring SBP...
  12. doi Physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with BMI, waist circumference, and percentage body fat in 0.5 million adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank study
    Huaidong Du
    Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:487-96. 2013
    ..Few large studies in China have investigated total physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with adiposity...
  13. ncbi Cohort profile: the Mexico City Prospective Study
    Roberto Tapia-Conyer
    Subsecretaría de Prevención y Promoción de la Salud, Direccion General de Epidemiologia, Mexico
    Int J Epidemiol 35:243-9. 2006
  14. ncbi Cohort Profile: the Chennai prospective study of mortality among 500,000 adults in Tamil Nadu, South India
    Vendhan Gajalakshmi
    Epidemiological Research Center, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1190-5. 2007
  15. doi Body mass index, blood pressure, and mortality from stroke: a nationally representative prospective study of 212,000 Chinese men
    Maigeng Zhou
    Disease Surveillance Points Central Office, Chinese Center for Disease Control, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Stroke 39:753-9. 2008
    ..Despite previous investigations, substantial uncertainty remains about the relation between body mass index (BMI) and stroke, especially in populations with a relatively low BMI but a high stroke rate...
  16. ncbi Discriminative ability of a risk-prediction tool derived from the Framingham Heart Study compared with single risk factors
    Richard Milne
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 116:U663. 2003
    ..To compare the discriminative ability of a multivariate risk-prediction model with individual continuous cardiovascular risk factors in a free-living population...
  17. ncbi Blood cholesterol and vascular mortality by age, sex, and blood pressure: a meta-analysis of individual data from 61 prospective studies with 55,000 vascular deaths
    Sarah Lewington
    CTSU, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Lancet 370:1829-39. 2007
    ..This meta-analysis combined prospective studies of vascular mortality that recorded both blood pressure and total cholesterol at baseline, to determine the joint relevance of these two risk factors...
  18. ncbi Framingham Heart Study risk equation predicts first cardiovascular event rates in New Zealanders at the population level
    Richard Milne
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 116:U662. 2003
    ..To establish the population-level predictive validity of the Framingham Heart Study risk equation used to derive cardiovascular disease risk-prediction charts for New Zealand management guidelines on raised blood pressure and dyslipidaemia...
  19. ncbi Surprising evidence about associations between body mass index and risks of coronary heart disease and stroke
    Gary Whitlock
    Arch Intern Med 162:2490-1, author reply 2491. 2002