K Nanchahal

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between blood pressure, the treatment of hypertension, and cardiovascular risk factors in women
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Hypertens 18:833-41. 2000
  2. pmc Weight-management interventions in primary care: a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Kiran Nanchahal
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e157-66. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk in men and the epidemic of overweight and obesity
    K Nanchahal
    Public and Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:317-23. 2005
  4. pmc Analysis of predicted coronary heart disease risk in England based on Framingham study risk appraisal models published in 1991 and 2000
    Kiran Nanchahal
    Health Promotion Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:194-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a computerized South Asian Names and Group Recognition Algorithm (SANGRA) for use in British health-related studies
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    J Public Health Med 23:278-85. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: early heterosexual experience
    K Wellings
    Centre for Sexual Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1843-50. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: reported sexually transmitted infections and prevalent genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    K A Fenton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1851-4. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption, metabolic cardiovascular risk factors and hypertension in women
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 29:57-64. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and metabolic risk factors for coronary heart disease in women
    W D Ashton
    Cardiac Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 22:46-55. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity and coronary risk factors in women
    W D Ashton
    Cardiac Medicine, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Risk 7:259-66. 2000

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Association between blood pressure, the treatment of hypertension, and cardiovascular risk factors in women
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Hypertens 18:833-41. 2000
    ..To examine relationships of normal blood pressure (BP), hypertension and degree of BP control with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors and predicted 10-year risks for coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke...
  2. pmc Weight-management interventions in primary care: a pilot randomised controlled trial
    Kiran Nanchahal
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e157-66. 2009
    ..There is a paucity of randomised controlled trials of weight management in primary care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risk in men and the epidemic of overweight and obesity
    K Nanchahal
    Public and Environmental Health Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:317-23. 2005
    ..To evaluate the contributions of socioeconomic, lifestyle, and body weight factors to predicted risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) in the population and thus provide a focus for policies on prevention...
  4. pmc Analysis of predicted coronary heart disease risk in England based on Framingham study risk appraisal models published in 1991 and 2000
    Kiran Nanchahal
    Health Promotion Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:194-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a computerized South Asian Names and Group Recognition Algorithm (SANGRA) for use in British health-related studies
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    J Public Health Med 23:278-85. 2001
    ..South Asians, one of the largest minority ethnic groups in Britain, have distinctive names that also allow differentiation of the main sub-groups with their important differences in health-related exposures and disease risks...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: early heterosexual experience
    K Wellings
    Centre for Sexual Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1843-50. 2001
    ..We report the results of the second National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal 2000)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: reported sexually transmitted infections and prevalent genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection
    K A Fenton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1851-4. 2001
    ..The results have potentially wide application for proposed chlamydia screening programmes which, given the demonstrated prevalence, must now proactively seek to involve men...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption, metabolic cardiovascular risk factors and hypertension in women
    K Nanchahal
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 29:57-64. 2000
    ..We examine the relationship between reported alcohol consumption, cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, a 10-year CHD risk score and hypertension in women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and metabolic risk factors for coronary heart disease in women
    W D Ashton
    Cardiac Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 22:46-55. 2001
    ..The primary goal of weight loss in individuals should be the correction of dysmetabolism, irrespective of the level of body mass index...
  10. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time physical activity and coronary risk factors in women
    W D Ashton
    Cardiac Medicine, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Risk 7:259-66. 2000
    ..This study examines the relationship between reported physical activity, a range of coronary heart disease risk factors and a 10-year predicted coronary heart disease risk score...
  11. pmc Alcohol consumption and mortality: modelling risks for men and women at different ages
    Ian R White
    Medical Statistics Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:191. 2002
    ..To estimate the relation between alcohol consumption and risk of death, the level of alcohol consumption at which risk is least, and how these vary with age and sex...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported never-drinkers in England 1994-2003: characteristics and trends in adults aged 18-54 years
    Sam Pattenden
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 43:91-6. 2008
    ..This paper describes prevalences, time-trends and characteristics of self-reported never-drinkers, during the period 1994-2003, focussing particularly on white adults aged 18-54...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mortality in England and Wales attributable to any drinking, drinking above sensible limits and drinking above lowest-risk level
    Ian R White
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 99:749-56. 2004
    ..To quantify mortality attributable to any alcohol consumption, and mortality attributable to consumption above different levels...
  14. ncbi request reprint Learning about sex: results from Natsal 2000
    Wendy Macdowall
    Centre for Sexual and Reproductive Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Health Educ Behav 33:802-11. 2006
    ..Parents and schools are the preferred source of further information. We need to enable parents to provide information to their children, especially their sons...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reported sexually transmitted disease clinic attendance and sexually transmitted infections in britain: prevalence, risk factors, and proportionate population burden
    Kevin A Fenton
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Infect Dis 191:S127-38. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological correlates of asymptomatic gonorrhea
    Ivana Bozicevic
    Public and Environmental Health Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Dis 33:289-95. 2006
    ..To assess correlates of asymptomatic gonorrhea among patients attending Genitourinary Medicine Clinics participating in the Gonococcal Resistance to Antimicrobials Surveillance Programme (GRASP) in England for 2001-2003...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia trachomatis testing in the second British national survey of sexual attitudes and lifestyles: respondent uptake and treatment outcomes
    Angela McCadden
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Sex Transm Dis 32:387-94. 2005
    ..Little information is available on the outcomes when applied to asymptomatic sex survey participants...
  18. pmc National level promotion of physical activity: results from England's ACTIVE for LIFE campaign
    M Hillsdon
    Health Promotion Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:755-61. 2001
    ..To assess the impact of a national campaign on awareness of the campaign, change in knowledge of physical activity recommendations and self reported physical activity...
  19. pmc Changes in the circumstances of young mothers in Britain: 1990 to 2000
    Kiran Nanchahal
    Centre for Sexual and Reproductive Health Research, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:828-33. 2005
    ..To assess changes between 1990 and 2000 in the circumstances of women who became mothers before the age of 18...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ethnic variations in sexual behaviour in Great Britain and risk of sexually transmitted infections: a probability survey
    Kevin A Fenton
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Lancet 365:1246-55. 2005
    ..We used data from the second British National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal 2000) to investigate the frequency of high-risk sexual behaviours and adverse sexual health outcomes in five ethnic groups in Great Britain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sexual behaviour in Britain: partnerships, practices, and HIV risk behaviours
    A M Johnson
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, WC1E 6AU, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1835-42. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint Increasing prevalence of male homosexual partnerships and practices in Britain 1990-2000: evidence from national probability surveys
    Catherine H Mercer
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the National Centre for Social Research, London, UK
    AIDS 18:1453-8. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Ethnic variations in sexual activity and contraceptive use: national cross-sectional survey
    Sonia Saxena
    Division of Epidemiology Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London Charing Cross Campus, W6 8RP London, UK
    Contraception 74:224-33. 2006
    ..Our objective was to compare data on contraceptive use in relation to reported sexual activity in women from different minority ethnic groups...
  24. pmc Hormone replacement therapy: limited response in the UK to the new evidence
    Joy Townsend
    Br J Gen Pract 55:555. 2005
  25. pmc Sexual function problems and help seeking behaviour in Britain: national probability sample survey
    Catherine H Mercer
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London WC1E 6AU
    BMJ 327:426-7. 2003