• 2017

    1) Bloom, I., Edwards, M., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E., Gale, C. R., et al. (2017). “Influences on diet quality in older age: The importance of social factors.” Age and Ageing 46(2): 277-283.

    2) Palmer, K. T., D’Angelo, S., Harris, E. C., Linaker, C., Gale, C. R., Evandrou, M., et al. (2017). “Frailty, prefrailty and employment outcomes in Health and Employment After Fifty (HEAF) Study.” Occupational & Environmental Medicine 74(7): 476-482.

    3) Robinson, S. M., Jameson, K. A., Bloom, I., Ntani, G., Crozier, S. R., Syddall, H., et al. (2017). “Development of a Short Questionnaire to Assess Diet Quality among Older Community-Dwelling Adults.” Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging 21(3): 247-253.

    4) Syddall, H. E., Westbury, L. D., Dodds, R., Dennison, E., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2017). “Mortality in the Hertfordshire Ageing Study: Association with level and loss of hand grip strength in later life.” Age and Ageing 46(3): 407-412.

    2016

    1) Dodds, R. M., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, R., Kuh, D., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2016). “Global variation in grip strength: a systematic review and meta-analysis of normative data.” Age & Ageing 45(2): 209-216.

    2) Granic, A., Davies, K., Jagger, C., Kirkwood, T. B. L., Syddall, H. E. and Sayer, A. A. (2016). “Grip Strength decline and its determinants in the very old: Longitudinal findings from the Newcastle 85+ study.” PLoS ONE 11(9).

    3) Lewis, A., Lee, J. Y., Donaldson, A. V., Natanek, S. A., Vaidyanathan, S., Man, W. D., et al. (2016). “Increased expression of H19/miR-675 is associated with a low fat-free mass index in patients with COPD.” Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle 7(3): 330-344.

    4) Syddall, H. E., Westbury, L. D., Simmonds, S. J., Robinson, S., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2016). “Understanding poor health behaviours as predictors of different types of hospital admission in older people: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health 70(3): 292-298.

    5) Walker-Bone, K., D’Angelo, S., Syddall, H. E., Palmer, K. T., Cooper, C., Coggon, D., et al. (2016). “Heavy manual work throughout the working lifetime and muscle strength among men at retirement age.” Occupational & Environmental Medicine 73(4): 284-286.

    6) Westbury, L. D., Syddall, H. E., Simmonds, S. J., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2016). “Identification of risk factors for hospital admission using multiple-failure survival models: a toolkit for researchers.” BMC Medical Research Methodology 16: 46.

    2015

    1) Baylis, D., Syddall, H. E., Jameson, K. A., Cooper, C., Lord, J. M., Roberts, H. C., et al. (2015). “Cachexia, sarcopenia, inflammaging and outcomes in hospitalised older people (the CaSIO study): Study protocol and preliminary results.” European Geriatric Medicine 6(5): 495-501.

    2) Parsons, C., Clynes, M., Syddall, H., Jagannath, D., Litwic, A., van der Pas, S., et al. (2015). “How well do radiographic, clinical and self-reported diagnoses of knee osteoarthritis agree? Findings from the Hertfordshire cohort study.” Springerplus 4: 177.

    3) Patel, H. P., White, M. C., Westbury, L., Syddall, H. E., Stephens, P. J., Clough, G. F., et al. (2015). “Skeletal muscle morphology in sarcopenia defined using the EWGSOP criteria: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS).” BMC Geriatr 15: 171.

    4) Roberts, H. C., Syddall, H. E., Butchart, J. W., Stack, E. L., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2015). “The Association of Grip Strength With Severity and Duration of Parkinson’s: A Cross-Sectional Study.” Neurorehabilitation & Neural Repair 29(9): 889-896.

    5) Simmonds, S. J., Syddall, H. E., Westbury, L. D., Dodds, R. M., Cooper, C. and Aihie Sayer, A. (2015). “Grip strength among community-dwelling older people predicts hospital admission during the following decade.” Age Ageing 44(6): 954-959.

    6) Syddall, H. E., Westbury, L. D., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2015). “Self-reported walking speed: a useful marker of physical performance among community-dwelling older people?” Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 16(4): 323-328.

    2014

    1) Baylis, D., Ntani, G., Edwards, M. H., Syddall, H. E., Bartlett, D. B., Dennison, E. M., et al. (2014). “Inflammation, telomere length, and grip strength: a 10-year longitudinal study.” Calcified Tissue International 95(1): 54-63.

    2) Dodds, R. M., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, R., Benzeval, M., Deary, I. J., Dennison, E. M., et al. (2014). “Grip strength across the life course: normative data from twelve British studies.[Erratum appears in J Epidemiol Community Health 2014 Nov;68(11):1108].” PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 9(12): e113637.

    4) Okubo, H., Syddall, H. E., Phillips, D. I., Sayer, A. A., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2014). “Dietary total antioxidant capacity is related to glucose tolerance in older people: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Nutrition Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases 24(3): 301-308.

    5) Palmer, K. T., D’Angelo, S., Syddall, H., Griffin, M. J., Cooper, C. and Coggon, D. (2014). “Dupuytren’s contracture and occupational exposure to hand-transmitted vibration.” Occupational & Environmental Medicine 71(4): 241-245.

    6) Roberts, H. C., Syddall, H. E., Sparkes, J., Ritchie, J., Butchart, J., Kerr, A., et al. (2014). “Grip strength and its determinants among older people in different healthcare settings.” Age & Ageing 43(2): 241-246.

    7) Simmonds, S. J., Syddall, H. E., Walsh, B., Evandrou, M., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2014). “Understanding NHS hospital admissions in England: linkage of Hospital Episode Statistics to the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age & Ageing 43(5): 653-660.

    8) Walker-Bone, K., D’Angelo, S., Syddall, H. E., Palmer, K. T., Cooper, C., Coggon, D., et al. (2014). “Exposure to heavy physical occupational activities during working life and bone mineral density at the hip at retirement age.” Occupational & Environmental Medicine 71(5): 329-331.

    9) Witham, M. D., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E., Cooper, C., McMurdo, M. E. and Sayer, A. A. (2014). “ACE inhibitors, statins and thiazides: no association with change in grip strength among community dwelling older men and women from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age & Ageing 43(5): 661-666.

    10) Woo, J., Arai, H., Ng, T. P., Sayer, A. A., Wong, M., Syddall, H., et al. (2014). “Ethnic and geographic variations in muscle mass, muscle strength and physical performance measures.” European Geriatric Medicine 5(3): 155-164.

    2013

    1) Baylis, D., Bartlett, D. B., Syddall, H. E., Ntani, G., Gale, C. R., Cooper, C., et al. (2013). “Immune-endocrine biomarkers as predictors of frailty and mortality: a 10-year longitudinal study in community-dwelling older people.” Age (Dordr.) 35: 963-971.

    2) Denison, H. J., Syddall, H. E., Dodds, R., Martin, H. J., Finucane, F. M., Griffin, S. J., et al. (2013). “Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Muscle Strength and Physical Performance in Community-dwelling Older People from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study: A Randomized Controlled Trial (letter).” J.Am.Geriatr.Soc. 61: 1034-1036.

    3) Hardy, R., Cooper, R., Aihie, S. A., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Cooper, C., Deary, I. J., et al. (2013). “Body mass index, muscle strength and physical performance in older adults from eight cohort studies: the HALCyon programme.” PLoS.One. 8: e56483.

    4) Okubo, H., Shaheen, S. O., Ntani, G., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2013). “Processed meat consumption and lung function: modification by antioxidants and smoking.” Eur.Respir.J.

    5) Patel, H. P., Syddall, H. E., Jameson, K., Robinson, S., Denison, H., Roberts, H. C., et al. (2013). “Prevalence of sarcopenia in community-dwelling older people in the UK using the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) definition: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study (HCS).” Age Ageing 42: 378-384.

    6) Robinson, S., Ntani, G., Simmonds, S., Syddall, H., Dennison, E., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2013). “Type of milk feeding in infancy and health behaviours in adult life: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Br.J.Nutr. 109: 1114-1122.

    7) Robinson, S. M., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2013). “Clustering of lifestyle risk factors and poor physical function in older adults: the Hertfordshire cohort study.” J.Am.Geriatr.Soc. 61: 1684-1691.

    8) Schlotz, W., Phillips, D. I., including Aihie Sayer, A., including Dennison, E. M., including Syddall, H. E., including Jameson, K. A., et al. (2013). “Birth weight and perceived stress reactivity in older age.” Stress.Health 29: 56-63.

    2012

    1) Bartlett, D. B., Firth, C. M., Phillips, A. C., Moss, P., Baylis, D., Syddall, H., et al. (2012). “The age-related increase in low-grade systemic inflammation (Inflammaging) is not driven by cytomegalovirus infection.” Aging Cell 11: 912-915.

    2) Denison, H. J., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2012). “Patterns of dietary supplement use among older men and women in the UK: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” J.Nutr.Health Aging 16: 307-311.

    3) Denison, H. J., Simmonds, S. J., Syddall, H. E., Robinson, S. M., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2012). “The Hertfordshire Cohort Study: from historical to high-tech studies of musculoskeletal ageing in men and women entering their ninth decade.” Int.J.Epidemiol. 41: 386-389.

    4) Fox, C. S., Liu, Y., White, C. C., Feitosa, M., Smith, A. V., Heard-Costa, N., et al. (2012). “Genome-wide association for abdominal subcutaneous and visceral adipose reveals a novel locus for visceral fat in women.” PLoS.Genet. 8: e1002695.

    5) Gale, C. R., Syddall, H. E., Bergman, H., Brunner, E. J., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2012). “Close relationships and risk of frailty: the hertfordshire cohort study.” J.Am.Geriatr.Soc. 60: 390-392.

    6) Palmer, N. D., McDonough, C. W., Hicks, P. J., Roh, B. H., Wing, M. R., An, S. S., et al. (2012). “A genome-wide association search for type 2 diabetes genes in African Americans.” PLoS.One. 7: e29202.

    7) Patel, H. P., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Stewart, C. E., Cooper, C., et al. (2012). “Developmental influences, muscle morphology, and sarcopenia in community-dwelling older men.” J.Gerontol.A Biol.Sci.Med.Sci. 67: 82-87.

    8) Roberts, H. C., Sparkes, J., Syddall, H., Butchart, J., Ritchie, J., Cooper, C., et al. (2012). “Is measuring grip strength acceptable to older people? Views from four healthcare settings.” Journal of Aging Research and Clinical Practice 1: 135-140.

    9) Roberts, H. C., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2012). “Is grip strength associated with length of stay in hospitalised older patients admitted for rehabilitation? Findings from the Southampton grip strength study.” Age Ageing 41: 641-646.

    10) Robinson, S. M., Simmonds, S. J., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2012). “Muscle strength in older community-dwelling men is related to type of milk feeding in infancy.” J.Gerontol.A Biol.Sci.Med.Sci. 67: 990-996.

    11) Stevens, P. J., Syddall, H. E., Patel, H. P., Martin, H. J., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2012). “Is Grip Strength a Good Marker of Physical Performance among Community-Dwelling Older People?” J.Nutr.Health Aging 16: 769-774.

    12) Syddall, H. E., Evandrou, M., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2012). “Social inequalities in osteoporosis and fracture among community-dwelling older men and women: findings from the Hertfordshire cohort study.” Arch.Osteoporos. 7: 37-48.

    13) Verschuur, C. A., Dowell, A., Syddall, H. E., Ntani, G., Simmonds, S. J., Baylis, D., et al. (2012). “Markers of inflammatory status are associated with hearing threshold in older people: findings from the Hertfordshire ageing study.” Age Ageing 41: 92-97.

    2011

    1) Alharbi, K. K., Hou, G., Chen, X. H., Gaunt, T. R., Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2011). “Population Mutation Scanning of Human GHR by meltMADGE and Identification of a Paucimorphic Variant.” Genet.Test.Mol.Biomarkers 15: 855-860.

    2) Birnie, K., Cooper, R., Martin, R. M., Kuh, D., Sayer, A. A., Alvarado, B. E., et al. (2011). “Childhood socioeconomic position and objectively measured physical capability levels in adulthood: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” PLoS.One. 6: e15564.

    3) Chambers, J. C., Zhang, W., Sehmi, J., Li, X., Wass, M. N., Van der Harst, P., et al. (2011). “Genome-wide association study identifies loci influencing concentrations of liver enzymes in plasma.” Nat.Genet. 43: 1131-1138.

    4) Martin, H., Aihie, S. A., Jameson, K., Syddall, H., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2011). “Does diet influence physical performance in community-dwelling older people? Findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 40: 181-186.

    5) Patel, H., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Cooper, C., Stewart, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2011). “The feasibility and acceptability of muscle biopsy in epidemiological studies: findings from the Hertfordshire sarcopenia study (HSS).” J Nutr.Health Aging 15: 10-15.

    6) Roberts, H. C., Denison, H. J., Martin, H. J., Patel, H. P., Syddall, H., Cooper, C., et al. (2011). “A review of the measurement of grip strength in clinical and epidemiological studies: towards a standardised approach.” Age Ageing 40: 423-429.

    7) Shaheen, S. O., Jameson, K. A., Robinson, S. M., Boucher, B. J., Syddall, H. E., Aihie, S. A., et al. (2011). “Relationship of vitamin D status to adult lung function and COPD.” Thorax 66: 692-698.

    8) Zhu, H., Shyh-Chang, N., Segre, A. V., Shinoda, G., Shah, S. P., Einhorn, W. S., et al. (2011). “The Lin28/let-7 axis regulates glucose metabolism.” Cell 147: 81-94.

    2010

    1) Ashfield, T. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2010). “Grip strength and cardiovascular drug use in older people: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 39: 185-191.

    2) Cooper, R., Kuh, D., Hardy, R. and Mortality Review Group (including Cooper, C., Aihie Sayer,A.,Gale,C.R.,Syddall,H.E.) (2010). “Objectively measured physical capability levels and mortality: systematic review and meta-analysis.” BMJ 341: c4467.

    3) Dennison, E. M., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Cushnaghan, J., Aihie, S. A., et al. (2010). “Bone health and deterioration in quality of life among participants from the Hertfordshire cohort study.” Osteoporos.Int 21: 1817-1824.

    4) Dupuis, J., Langenberg, C., Prokopenko, I., Saxena, R., Soranzo, N., Jackson, A. U., et al. (2010). “New genetic loci implicated in fasting glucose homeostasis and their impact on type 2 diabetes risk.” Nat.Genet. 42: 105-116.

    5) Patel, H. P., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Stewart, C. E., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2010). “Hertfordshire sarcopenia study: design and methods.” BMC.Geriatr. 10: 43.

    6) Saxena, R., Hivert, M. F., Langenberg, C., Tanaka, T., Pankow, J. S., Vollenweider, P., et al. (2010). “Genetic variation in GIPR influences the glucose and insulin responses to an oral glucose challenge.” Nat.Genet. 42: 142-148.

    7) Shaheen, S. O., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Aihie, S. A., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2010). “The relationship of dietary patterns with adult lung function and COPD.” Eur.Respir.J 36: 277-284.

    8) Syddall, H., Roberts, H. C., Evandrou, M., Cooper, C., Bergman, H. and Aihie, S. A. (2010). “Prevalence and correlates of frailty among community-dwelling older men and women: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 39: 197-203.

    9) Syddall, H. E., Simmonds, S. J., Martin, H. J., Watson, C., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2010). “Cohort profile: The Hertfordshire Ageing Study (HAS).” Int J Epidemiol. 39: 36-43.

    2009

    1) Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Jameson, K. A., Sayer, A. A., Gaunt, T. R., Rodriguez, S., et al. (2009). “A study of relationships between single nucleotide polymorphisms from the growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor axis and bone mass: the Hertfordshire cohort study.” J.Rheumatol. 36: 1520-1526.

    2) Martin, H. J., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2009). “Physical performance and physical activity in older people: are developmental influences important?” Gerontology 55: 186-193.

    3) Robinson, S., Syddall, H., Jameson, K., Batelaan, S., Martin, H., Dennison, E. M., et al. (2009). “Current patterns of diet in community-dwelling older men and women: results from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 38: 594-599.

    4) Syddall, H., Evandrou, M., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2009). “Social inequalities in grip strength, physical function, and falls among community dwelling older men and women: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” J.Aging Health 21: 913-939.

    5) Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Harwood, R. H., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2009). “The SF-36: a Simple, Effective Measure of Mobility-Disability for Epidemiological Studies.” J.Nutr.Health Aging 13: 57-62.

    2008

    1) Edwards, C. J., Syddall, H., Jameson, K., Williams, E. L., Polosa, R., Goswami, R., et al. (2008). “The presence of anticardiolipin antibodies in adults may be influenced by infections in infancy.” QJM. 101(1): 41-47.

    2) Fawcett, K. A., Grimsey, N., Loos, R. J., Wheeler, E., Daly, A., Soos, M., et al. (2008). “Evaluating the role of LPIN1 variation in insulin resistance, body weight, and human lipodystrophy in U.K. Populations.” Diabetes 57: 2527-2533.

    3) Loos, R. J., Lindgren, C. M., Li, S., Wheeler, E., Zhao, J. H., Prokopenko, I., et al. (2008). “Common variants near MC4R are associated with fat mass, weight and risk of obesity.” Nat.Genet. 40: 768-775.

    4) Martin, H. J., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2008). “Relationship between customary physical activity, muscle strength and physical performance in older men and women: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 37: 589-593.

    5) Martin, H. J., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cox, V. A., Cooper, C. and Aihie Sayer, A. (2008). “Assessing Physical Activity in Older People: Findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” The Open Geriatric Medicine Journal 1: 43-49.

    6) Moinuddin, M. M., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., Martin, H. J., Robinson, S., et al. (2008). “Cigarette smoking, birthweight and osteoporosis in adulthood: results from the hertfordshire cohort study.” Open.Rheumatol.J 2: 33-37.

    7) Phillips, D. I., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, C. and Hanson, M. A. (2008). “Association of adult height and leg length with fasting plasma cortisol concentrations: evidence for an effect of normal variation in adrenocortical activity on growth.” Am J Hum.Biol. 20: 712-715.

    8) Robinson, S. M., Jameson, K. A., Batelaan, S. F., Martin, H. J., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., et al. (2008). “Diet and its relationship with grip strength in community-dwelling older men and women: the Hertfordshire cohort study.” J Am Geriatr.Soc. 56(1): 84-90.

    9) Sayer, A. A., Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Jameson, K., Martin, H. J. and Cooper, C. (2008). “The developmental origins of sarcopenia: using peripheral quantitative computed tomography to assess muscle size in older people.” J Gerontol.A Biol.Sci Med Sci 63: 835-840.

    10) Sayer, A. A., Syddall, H., Martin, H., Patel, H., Baylis, D. and Cooper, C. (2008). “The developmental origins of sarcopenia.” J Nutr.Health Aging 12: 427-432.

    11) Ugboma, I., Syddall, H. E., Cox, V., Cooper, C., Briggs, R. and Aihie Sayer, A. (2008). “Coding geriatric syndromes: how good are we?” CME Journal Geriatric Medicine 10: 34-36.

    12) von, E. E., Altman, D. G., Egger, M., Pocock, S. J., Gotzsche, P. C., Vandenbroucke, J. P., et al. (2008). “[The Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement: guidelines for reporting observational studies].” Rev.Esp.Salud Publica 82: 251-259.

    13) Whincup, P. H., Kaye, S. J., Owen, C. G., Huxley, R., Cook, D. G., Anazawa, S., et al. (2008). “Birth weight and risk of type 2 diabetes: a systematic review.” JAMA 300: 2886-2897.

    2007

    1) Abdollahi, M. R., Lewis, R. M., Gaunt, T. R., Cumming, D. V., Rodriguez, S., Rose-Zerilli, M., et al. (2007). “Quantitated transcript haplotypes (QTH) of AGTR1, reduced abundance of mRNA haplotypes containing 1166C (rs5186:A>C), and relevance to metabolic syndrome traits.” Hum.Mutat. 28: 365-373.

    2) Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Aihie Sayer, A., Martin, H. J. and Cooper, C. (2007). “Lipid profile, obesity and bone mineral density: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” QJM. 100: 297-303.

    3) Edwards, C. J., Syddall, H., Goswami, R., Goswami, P., Dennison, E. M., Arden, N. K., et al. (2007). “The autoantibody rheumatoid factor may be an independent risk factor for ischaemic heart disease in men.” Heart 93(10): 1263-1267.

    4) Lips, M. A., Syddall, H. E., Gaunt, T. R., Rodriguez, S., Day, I. N., Cooper, C., et al. (2007). “Interaction between birthweight and polymorphism in the calcium-sensing receptor gene in determination of adult bone mass: the hertfordshire cohort study.” J Rheumatol. 34: 769-775.

    5) Sayer, A. A., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Martin, H. J., Phillips, D. I., Cooper, C., et al. (2007). “Grip strength and the metabolic syndrome: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” QJM. 100(11): 707-713.

    6) Schlotz, W., Ambery, P., Syddall, H. E., Crozier, S. R., Sayer, A. A., Cooper, C., et al. (2007). “Specific associations of insulin resistance with impaired health-related quality of life in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Qual.Life Res. 16(3): 429-436.

    2006

    1) Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Statham, C., Aihie Sayer, A. and Cooper, C. (2006). “Relationships between SF-36 health profile and bone mineral density: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Osteoporos.Int 17: 1435-1442.

    2) Edwards, C. J., Goswami, R., Goswami, P., Syddall, H., Dennison, E. M., Arden, N. K., et al. (2006). “Growth and infectious exposure during infancy and the risk of rheumatoid factor in adult life.” Ann.Rheum.Dis. 65: 401-404.

    3) Edwards, C. J., Syddall, H., Goswami, R., Goswami, P., Dennison, E. M. and Cooper, C. (2006). “Infections in infancy and the presence of antinuclear antibodies in adult life.” Lupus 15: 213-217.

    4) Fawcett, K. A., Wareham, N. J., Luan, J., Syddall, H., Cooper, C., O’rahilly, S., et al. (2006). “PARL Leu262Val is not associated with fasting insulin levels in UK populations.” Diabetologia 49: 2649-2652.

    5) Javaid, M. K., Lekamwasam, S., Clark, J., Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Loveridge, N., et al. (2006). “Infant growth influences proximal femoral geometry in adulthood.” J Bone Miner.Res. 21: 508-512.

    6) Jordan, K. M., Syddall, H. E., Garnero, P., Gineyts, E., Dennison, E. M., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2006). “Urinary CTX-II and glucosyl-galactosyl-pyridinoline are associated with the presence and severity of radiographic knee osteoarthritis in men.” Ann.Rheum.Dis. 65: 871-877.

    7) Kerr, A., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, C., Turner, G. F., Briggs, R. S. and Sayer, A. A. (2006). “Does admission grip strength predict length of stay in hospitalised older patients?” Age Ageing 35: 82-84.

    8) Martin, H. J., Yule, V., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Aihie Sayer, A. (2006). “Is hand-held dynamometry useful for the measurement of quadriceps strength in older people? A comparison with the gold standard biodex dynamometry.” Gerontology 52: 154-159.

    9) Robinson, S. M., Batelaan, S. F., Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., Dennison, E. M., Martin, H. J., et al. (2006). “Combined effects of dietary fat and birth weight on serum cholesterol concentrations: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Am J Clin Nutr 84: 237-244.

    10) Rodriguez, S., Huang, S., Chen, X. H., Gaunt, T. R., Syddall, H. E., Gilg, J. A., et al. (2006). “A study of TH01 and IGF2-INS-TH haplotypes in relation to smoking initiation in three independent surveys.” Pharmacogenet.Genomics 16: 15-23.

    11) Sayer, A. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Dennison, E. M., Anderson, F. H. and Cooper, C. (2006). “Falls, sarcopenia, and growth in early life: findings from the hertfordshire cohort study.” Am J Epidemiol 164: 665-671.

    12) Sayer, A. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Dennison, E. M., Roberts, H. C. and Cooper, C. (2006). “Is grip strength associated with health-related quality of life? Findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Age Ageing 35: 409-415.

    2005

    1) Abdollahi, M. R., Gaunt, T. R., Syddall, H. E., Cooper, C., Phillips, D. I., Ye, S., et al. (2005). “Angiotensin II type I receptor gene polymorphism: anthropometric and metabolic syndrome traits.” J Med.Genet. 42: 396-401.

    2) Arden, N. K., Syddall, H. E., Javaid, M. K., Dennison, E. M., Swaminathan, R., Fall, C., et al. (2005). “Early life influences on serum 1,25 (OH) vitamin D.” Paediatr.Perinat.Epidemiol. 19(1): 36-42.

    3) Cooper, M. S., Syddall, H. E., Fall, C. H., Wood, P. J., Stewart, P. M., Cooper, C., et al. (2005). “Circulating cortisone levels are associated with biochemical markers of bone formation and lumbar spine BMD: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Clin.Endocrinol.(Oxf) 62: 692-697.

    4) Dennison, E., Syddall, H., Fall, C., Brandi, M. L. and Cooper, C. (2005). “Evidence of sexual dimorphism in relationships between estrogen receptor polymorphisms and bone mass: the hertfordshire study.” J Rheumatol. 32: 2400-2404.

    5) Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., Gilbody, H. J. and Cooper, C. (2005). “Birth Weight and Weight at 1 Year Are Independent Determinants of Bone Mass in the Seventh Decade: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Pediatr.Res. 57: 582-586.

    6) Jordan, K. M., Syddall, H., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C. and Arden, N. K. (2005). “Birthweight, vitamin D receptor gene polymorphism, and risk of lumbar spine osteoarthritis.” J Rheumatol. 32: 678-683.

    7) Patel, M. B., Arden, N. K., Masterson, L. M., Phillips, D. I., Swaminathan, R., Syddall, H. E., et al. (2005). “Investigating the role of the growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor (GH-IGF) axis as a determinant of male bone mineral density (BMD).” Bone 37: 833-841.

    8) Phillips, D. I., Goulden, P., Syddall, H. E., Aihie Sayer, A., Dennison, E. M., Martin, H., et al. (2005). “Fetal and infant growth and glucose tolerance in the hertfordshire cohort study: a study of men and women born between 1931 and 1939.” Diabetes 54 Suppl 2: S145-S150.

    9) Reynolds, R. M., Dennison, E. M., Walker, B. R., Syddall, H. E., Wood, P. J., Andrew, R., et al. (2005). “Cortisol Secretion and Rate of Bone Loss in a Population-Based Cohort of Elderly Men and Women.” Calcif.Tissue Int 77: 134-138.

    10) Reynolds, R. M., Walker, B. R., Syddall, H. E., Andrew, R., Wood, P. J. and Phillips, D. I. (2005). “Is there a gender difference in the associations of birthweight and adult hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity?” Eur.J.Endocrinol. 152(2): 249-253.

    11) Sayer, A. A., Dennison, E. M., Syddall, H. E., Gilbody, H. J., Phillips, D. I. and Cooper, C. (2005). “Type 2 Diabetes, Muscle Strength, and Impaired Physical Function: The tip of the iceberg?” Diabetes Care 28: 2541-2542.

    12) Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., Dennison, E. M., Martin, H. J., Barker, D. J. and Cooper, C. (2005). “Cohort Profile: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Int J Epidemiol 34: 1234-1242.

    13) Syddall, H. E., Sayer, A. A., Simmonds, S. J., Osmond, C., Cox, V., Dennison, E. M., et al. (2005). “Birth Weight, Infant Weight Gain, and Cause-specific Mortality: The Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” Am.J Epidemiol 161: 1074-1080.