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Displaying Publications 61 - 90 of 118 in total

Current search: 'Medicine'

  1. Work-family life courses and markers of stress and inflammation in mid-life: evidence from the National Child Development Study

    Rebecca E. Lacey, Amanda Sacker, Meena Kumari, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Biology
  2. Income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
  3. Change in sleep duration and type 2 diabetes: the Whitehall II Study

    Jane E. Ferrie, Mika Kivimäki, Tasnime N. Akbaraly, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  4. Heavier smoking may lead to a relative increase in waist circumference: evidence for a causal relationship from a Mendelian randomisation meta-analysis. The CARTA consortium

    Richard W. Morris, Amy E. Taylor, Meg E. Fluharty, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  5. Sex‐specific effects of adiponectin on carotid intima‐media thickness and incident cardiovascular disease

    Jonas Persson, Rona J. Strawbridge, Olga McLeod, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  6. Income-related inequalities in adiposity in the United Kingdom: evidence from multiple adiposity measures

    Apostolos Davillas and Michaela Benzeval

    1. Medicine
    2. Income Dynamics
    3. Health
  7. Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

    Caroline Carney

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Life Course Analysis
    4. Social Stratification
  8. Workshop - genetic data in Understanding Society (part 1): introduction

    Meena Kumari

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Research
    4. Health
    5. Surveys
    6. Biology
  9. Which biosocial characteristics predict the accuracy of self-reported height and weight among adults? A comparison of data from Understanding Society Wave 1 and Wave 2 (Nurse Visit)

    Rasha Alfawaz, Graham Law, Eleanor Scott, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Survey Methodology
    4. Health
  10. Unmet statin treatment needs for primary prevention of cardiovascular events among the 30-74 year olds in the UK household population – implications of the new 10% 10-year cardiovascular risk threshold for treatment eligibility

    Jakob Petersen

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
  11. Elevated inflammatory biomarkers during unemployment: modification by age and country in the UK

    Amanda Hughes, Anne McMunn, Mel Bartley, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Unemployment
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Biology
  12. Refractory depression: mechanisms and evaluation of radically open dialectical behaviour therapy (RO-DBT) [REFRAMED]: protocol for randomised trial

    T. R. Lynch, B. Whalley, R. J. Hempel, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
  13. Estimating structural mean models with multiple instrumental variables using the generalised method of moments

    Paul Clarke, Tom M. Palmer, and Frank Windmeijer

    1. Statistical Analysis
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  14. Genome-wide enrichment analysis between endometriosis and obesity-related traits reveals novel susceptibility loci

    Nilufer Rahmioglu, Stuart Macgregor, Alexander W. Drong, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Research
    3. Health
    4. Biology
  15. Job strain and the risk of stroke: an individual-participant data meta-analysis

    Eleonor I. Fransson, Solja T. Nyberg, Katriina Heikkila, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Labour Market
    3. Well Being
    4. Health
    5. Social Psychology
  16. Height-reducing variants and selection for short stature in Sardinia

    Magdalena Zoledziewska, Carlo Sidore, Charleston W. K. Chiang, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Science And Technology
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  17. Shadows of the captain of the men of death: health innovation, human capital investment, and institutions

    Sonia Bhalotra and Atheendar Venkataramani

    1. Human Capital
    2. Medicine
    3. Child Development
    4. Ethnic Groups
    5. Health
    6. Life Course Analysis
    7. Race Relations
    8. Social Mobility
  18. Sixty-five common genetic variants and prediction of type 2 diabetes

    Philippa J. Talmud, Jackie A. Cooper, Richard W. Morris, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  19. Adult height, coronary heart disease and stroke: a multi-locus Mendelian randomization meta-analysis

    Eveline Nuesch, Caroline Dale, Tom M. Palmer, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  20. Is the adiposity-associated FTO gene variant related to all-cause mortality independent of adiposity? Meta-analysis of data from 169,551 Caucasian adults

    E. Zimmermann, L. H. Ängquist, S. S. Mirza, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  21. Would raising the total cholesterol diagnostic cut-off from 7.5 mmol/L to 9.3 mmol/L improve detection rate of patients with monogenic familial hypercholesterolaemia?

    M. Futema, Meena Kumari, C. Boustred, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  22. Mendelian randomization of blood lipids for coronary heart disease

    Michael V. Holmes, Folkert W. Asselbergs, Tom M. Palmer, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  23. Life course trajectories of alcohol consumption in the United Kingdom using longitudinal data from nine cohort studies

    Annie Britton, Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Michaela Benzeval, et al.

    1. Drug/Alcohol Abuse
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Life Course Analysis
  24. Leukemia-associated somatic mutations drive distinct patterns of age-related clonal hemopoiesis

    Thomas McKerrell, Naomi Park, Thaidy Moreno, et al.

    1. Older People
    2. Medicine
    3. Health
    4. Biology
    5. Genetics
  25. Genetic studies of body mass index yield new insights for obesity biology

    Adam E. Locke, Bratati Kahali, Sonja I. Berndt, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  26. New genetic loci link adipose and insulin biology to body fat distribution

    Dmitry Shungin, Thomas W. Winkler, Damien C. Croteau-Chonka, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  27. HMG-coenzyme A reductase inhibition, type 2 diabetes, and bodyweight: evidence from genetic analysis and randomised trials

    Daniel I. Swerdlow, David Preiss, Karoline B. Kuchenbaecker, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  28. The effect of Renin Angiotensin System genetic variants in acute pancreatitis

    James R. A. Skipworth, Rian M. Nijmeijer, Hjalmar C. van Santvoort, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  29. Biological interpretation of genome-wide association studies using predicted gene functions

    Tune H. Pers, Juha M. Karjalainen, Yingleong Chan, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology
  30. Genetic determinants of circulating interleukin-1 receptor antagonist levels and their association with glycemic traits

    Christian Herder, Marja-Liisa Nuotio, Sonia Shah, et al.

    1. Medicine
    2. Health
    3. Biology

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