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Gene-environment interactions between education and body mass: evidence from the UK and Finland

Vikesh Amin, Petri Böckerman, Jutta Viinikainen, Melissa Smart, Yanchun Bao

EducationHealthBiologyGenetics


Concordance of health states in couples: analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Sources of error in mobile survey data collection -PhD thesis-

Alexander Wenz

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Associations of C-reactive protein and psychological distress are modified by antidepressants, supporting an inflammatory depression subtype: findings from UKHLS

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

PsychologyMedicineWell BeingHealthBiology


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


Improving household finances data with joint interviewing and a balance edit: cognitive testing of a 'Benefit Unit Finance' module

Tim Hanson, Phil Westwood, Jonathan Burton, Paul Fisher

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


Understanding how people conceptualise household finances

Thomas Chisholm, Heidi Hasbrouck, Alice Coulter, Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton

HouseholdsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessFinance


Understanding Society: how people decide whether to give consent to link their administrative and survey data

Kelsey Beninger, Ali Digby, Gurprit Dillon, James MacGregor

PsychologySurvey Methodology


Design and implementation of a high quality probability sample of immigrants and ethnic minorities: lessons learnt

Peter Lynn, Alita Nandi, Violetta Parutis, Lucinda Platt

MigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic Groups


New blood pressure–associated loci identified in meta-analyses of 475 000 individuals

Aldi T. Kraja, James P. Cook, Helen R. Warren, Praveen Surendran, Chunyu Liu

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Vitamin D and cognitive function: a Mendelian randomisation study

Jane Maddock, Ang Zhou, Alana Cavadino, Elżbieta Kuźma, Yanchun Bao

Older PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisGenetics


The relationship between engagement in sport or physical activity and subjective wellbeing among young, healthy adults: secondary analysis

Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


The Commuting and Wellbeing study: understanding the impact of commuting on people's lives

Kiron Chatterjee, Ben Clark, Adam Martin, Adrian Davis

PsychologyTime UseLabour MarketWell BeingHealthTransportCommutingTravel


Genetic analysis of over one million people identifies 535 novel loci for blood pressure

Evangelos Evangelou, Helen R. Warren, David Mosen-Ansorena, Borbala Mifsud, Raha Pazoki

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Willingness to use mobile technologies for data collection in a probability household panel

Alexander Wenz, Annette Jäckle, Mick P. Couper

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey Methodology


Participation in a mobile app survey to collect expenditure data as part of a large-scale probability household panel: response rates and response biases

Annette Jäckle, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Carli Lessof

Information And Communication TechnologiesSurvey MethodologyFinance


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society youth survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course Analysis


A Genome-Wide Association Study of Dupuytren disease reveals 17 additional variants implicated in fibrosis

Michael Ng, Dipti Thakkar, Lorraine Southam, Paul Werker, Roel Ophoff

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Evaluation of the health impact of an urban regeneration policy: Neighbourhood Renewal in Northern Ireland

Gretta Mohan, Alberto Longo, Frank Kee

Area EffectsRegional EconomicsPovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using Genome-Wide Association Study and expression data sets from blood and the kidney

Louise Wain, Ahmad Vaez, Rick Jansen, Roby Joehanes, Peter J. van der Most

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys


The effect of demographic and lifestyle factors on mode of travel in school-aged children in the UK: a cross-sectional study from Understanding Society

Sahar Fadl, Omer Kheir

Young PeopleEducationHealthSportTravel


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

S. C. Shaw, E. M. Dennison, C. Cooper

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Do humans suffer a psychological low in midlife? Two approaches (with and without controls) in seven data sets

David G. Blanchflower, Andrew J. Oswald

PsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Recording sexual orientation in the UK: pooling data for statistical power

Joanna Semlyen

Statistical AnalysisPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys