R Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Westminster Primary Care Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and prevalent coronary heart disease among never smokers in the Scottish MONICA surveys
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Cardiovascular Research, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Occup Environ Med 61:790-2. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of dietary antioxidants and waist circumference with pulmonary function and airway obstruction
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 153:157-63. 2001
  3. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and lung function in employees who never smoked: the Scottish MONICA study
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:563-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of passive smoking in adults: self-reported questionnaire or serum cotinine?
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    J Cancer Epidemiol Prev 7:85-95. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends and social factors in blood pressure control in Scottish MONICA surveys 1986-1995: the rule of halves revisited
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:751-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint [An epidemiological and clinical study of primary gout]
    Q Wang
    The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical School of Shantou University, Shantou, Guangdong 515041, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 40:313-5. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of HDL-C and cholesteryl ester transfer protein gene mutations and the risk of coronary heart disease in the elderly
    J D Curb
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Lipid Res 45:948-53. 2004
  8. pmc Nasal, eye, and skin irritation in dockyard painters
    R Chen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Medical School, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:542-3. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene variations associated with stage-2 hypertension in northern Han Chinese
    D Ge
    Division of Population Genetics and Prevention, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, 167 Beilishi Road, Beijing 100037, China
    Ann Hum Genet 69:36-44. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Boyd E Metzger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1991-2002. 2008

Collaborators

  • F D Dick
  • Yue Chen
  • S E Semple
  • A J Peacock
  • R D Abbott
  • J Curb
  • Jiang He
  • Boyd E Metzger
  • D Ge
  • Q Wang
  • A M R van de Hengel
  • M S Rogers
  • L Dierker
  • G S H Yeo
  • B Kapur
  • G Fenty
  • N Melamed
  • A R Dyer
  • A Alexander
  • A I Traub
  • B E Metzger
  • D Cowley
  • W Giles
  • L Gullion
  • M Hod
  • U Chaovarindr
  • C Lambert
  • M Edgar
  • O Attias Raved
  • A Thomas
  • O Kearney
  • S L Dooley
  • M Smye
  • C Johnson
  • B Gherson
  • P C Ng
  • Y Yogev
  • M Xiao
  • D Amichay
  • K W Wong
  • Y E Rotchell
  • U Chotigeat
  • K Marks
  • J Hunt
  • M Maresh
  • H Owen
  • J Gluck
  • M W Carpenter
  • M Mazor
  • D R Hadden
  • A McArdle
  • G H A Visser
  • D Tudehope
  • S G Gabbe
  • Moshe Hod
  • P Cholod
  • N Derbyshire
  • C Spooner
  • M Mousavi
  • Udom Chaovarindr
  • K F Ng
  • I Panyasiri
  • F Prichard
  • L W Ip
  • H G Liley
  • T Case
  • H Y Wee
  • A Hennis
  • H D McIntyre
  • A Kenshole
  • David R McCance
  • E Tan
  • F Khan
  • F Bowling
  • S L Kong
  • Donald R Coustan
  • B Haydon
  • K Matheson
  • J McAnee
  • N Hoter
  • C I Burgess
  • M Contreras
  • M Witshner
  • J Lowe
  • C Niznik
  • Jeremy J N Oats
  • R Glover
  • E Gibson
  • Elisabeth R Trimble
  • Alan R Dyer

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and prevalent coronary heart disease among never smokers in the Scottish MONICA surveys
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Cardiovascular Research, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Occup Environ Med 61:790-2. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of dietary antioxidants and waist circumference with pulmonary function and airway obstruction
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 153:157-63. 2001
    ..The study suggests that adequate intake of antioxidants and avoidance of increasing girth could help to preserve lung function...
  3. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and lung function in employees who never smoked: the Scottish MONICA study
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:563-8. 2001
    ..To investigate the relation between lung function in employees and exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) at work and elsewhere...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of passive smoking in adults: self-reported questionnaire or serum cotinine?
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    J Cancer Epidemiol Prev 7:85-95. 2002
    ..We examined the relationship of serum cotinine to different self-reported ETS questionnaires in a large community-based study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends and social factors in blood pressure control in Scottish MONICA surveys 1986-1995: the rule of halves revisited
    R Chen
    Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:751-9. 2003
    ..Control of blood pressure is not positively associated with social deprivation, but people at a high risk of poor control of hypertension should be targeted...
  6. ncbi request reprint [An epidemiological and clinical study of primary gout]
    Q Wang
    The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical School of Shantou University, Shantou, Guangdong 515041, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 40:313-5. 2001
    ..The difference of geography, climate, food and lifestyle could be responsible for the different prevalence in different area...
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of HDL-C and cholesteryl ester transfer protein gene mutations and the risk of coronary heart disease in the elderly
    J D Curb
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Lipid Res 45:948-53. 2004
    ..These data indicate that HDL-C remains an important risk factor for CHD in the elderly. Whether a CETP mutation offers additional protection against CHD warrants further investigation...
  8. pmc Nasal, eye, and skin irritation in dockyard painters
    R Chen
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Medical School, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:542-3. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Irritant symptoms occur more often in dockyard painters than in controls, and this is likely to be a response to exposure to paint...
  9. ncbi request reprint beta2-Adrenergic receptor gene variations associated with stage-2 hypertension in northern Han Chinese
    D Ge
    Division of Population Genetics and Prevention, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, 167 Beilishi Road, Beijing 100037, China
    Ann Hum Genet 69:36-44. 2005
    ..001). These results indicate that the Gly16 and Gln27 alleles of the ADRB2 gene confer an increased risk for stage-2 hypertension in this northern Han Chinese population...
  10. doi request reprint Hyperglycemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Boyd E Metzger
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1991-2002. 2008
    ..It is controversial whether maternal hyperglycemia less severe than that in diabetes mellitus is associated with increased risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes...