CKB Publications

2018

Chan KH, Kurmi OP, Bennett DA , Yang L , Chen YP, Tan YL , Pei P , Zhong X , Chen J, Zhang J, Kan HD, Peto R, Lam KBH, Chen ZM on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Solid Fuel Use and Risks of Respiratory Diseases: A Cohort Study of 280,000 Chinese Never-Smokers. AJRCCM Published Online 21 September 2018 doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201803-0432OC 

Bragg F, Tung K, Guo Y, Iona A, Du HD, Holmes MV, Bian Z, Kartsonaki C, Chen YP, Yang L, Sun Q, Dong C, Chen JS, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Associations of general and central adiposity with incident diabetes in Chinese men and women. Diabetes Care 2018; 41(3):494-502

Chen YP, Kartsonaki C, Clarke RJ, Guo Y, Yu CQ, Bian Z, Jiang Q, Li SP, Chen JS, Li LM. Chen ZM. Characteristics and correlates of sleep duration, daytime napping, snoring and insomnia symptoms among 0.5 million Chinese men and women. Sleep Medicine 2018; 44:67-75

Chen ZM, Iona A, Parish S, Chen YP, Guo Y, Bragg F, Yang L, Bian Z, Holmes MV, Lewington S, Lacey B, Gao RQ, Liu F, Zhang ZZ, Chen JS, Walters RG, Collins R, Clarke RJ, Peto R, Li LM. Adiposity and risk of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke in Chinese men and women: a prospective study of 0.5 million adults. Lancet Global Health 2018; 6(6):e630-40

Dong WH, Pan XF, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Wu TC, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Self-rated health status and risk of incident stroke in 0.5 Million Chinese adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank study. J Stroke 2018; 20(2):247-57

Fan MY, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Li X, Yang L, Chen YP, Li M, Li X, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. Effect of total, domain-specific, and intensity-specific physical activity on all-cause and cardio- vascular mortality among hypertensive adults in China. J Hypertens 2018; 36(4):793-800

Holmes MV, Millwood IY, Kartsonaki C, Hill MR, Bennett DA, Boxall R, Guo Y, Xu X, Bian Z, Hu R, Walters RG, Chen JS, Ala-Korpela M, Parish S, Clarke RJ, Peto R, Collins R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Lipids, lipoproteins and metabolites and risk of myocardial infarction and stroke. J Am Coll Cardiol 2018; 71(6):620-32

Kurmi OP, Davis KJ, Lam KBH, Guo Y, Vaucher J, Bennett DA, Wang J, Bian Z, Du HD, Li LM, Clarke RJ, Chen ZM. Patterns and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in urban and rural China: a community-based survey of 25,000 adults across 10 regions. BMJ Open Respir Res 2018; 5(1):e1-11 e000267

Kurmi OP , Li LM, Davis KJ, Wang J, Bennett DA, Chan KH, Yang L, Chen YP, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen JS, Wei L, Jin D, Collins R, Peto R, Chen ZM. Excess risk of major vascular diseases associated with air flow obstruction: a 9-year prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018; 13:855-65

Lacey B, Lewington S, Clarke RJ, Kong XL, Chen Y, Guo Y, Yang L, Bennett DA, Bragg F, Bian Z, Wang S, Zhang H, Chen J, Walters RG, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chan ZM. Age-specific association between blood pressure and vascular and non-vascular chronic diseases in 0·5 million adults in China: a prospective cohort study. Lancet Glob Health 2018; 6(6):e641-9

Lam KBH. (Editorial) Stable or fluctuating temperatures in winter: which is worse for your lungs? Thorax 2018; doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-211898

Liu X, Bragg F, Yang L, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Du HD, Bian Z, Chen YP, Yu CQ, Lv J, Wang K, Zhang H, Chen JS, Clarke RJ, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Smoking and smoking cessation in relation to risk of diabetes in Chinese men and women: a 9-year prospective study of 0.5 million people. Lancet Public Health 2018; 3(4):167-76  

Lu L, Bennett DA, Millwood IY, Parish S, McCarthy MI, Mahajan A, Lin X, Bragg F, Guo Y, Holmes MV, Afzal S, Nordestgaard BG, Bian Z, Hill M, Walters RG, Li L, Chen ZM, Clarke RJ. Association of vitamin D with risk of type 2 diabetes: A Mendelian randomisation study in European and Chinese adults. PLoS Med 2018; 15(5):e1002566

Meng RG, Lv J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Zhang H, Chen X, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Qi L, Li LM. Prenatal famine exposure, adulthood obesity patterns and risk of type 2 diabetes. Int J Epidemiol 2018; 47(2):399-408

Meng RW, Liu N, Yu CQ, Pan X, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Association between major depressive episode and risk of type 2 diabetes: a large prospective cohort study in Chinese adults. J Affect Disord 2018; 234:59-66

Millwood IY, Bennett DA, Holmes MV, Boxall R, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Sansome S, Chen YP, Du HD, Yu CQ, Hacker A, Reilly D, Tan Y, Hill MR, Chen JS, Peto R, Shen HB, Collins R, Clarke RJ, Li LM, Walters RG, Chen ZM. Association of CETP gene variants with risk for vascular and nonvascular diseases among Chinese adults. JAMA Cardiol 2018; 3(1):34-43 (erratum in JAMA Cardiol 2018; 3(1):90)  

Pan XF, He M, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Wu T, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Type 2 diabetes and risk of incident cancers in China: A prospective study among 0.5 million Chinese adults. Am J Epidemiol 2018; 187(7):1380-91

Pang Y, Holmes MV, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen YP, Iona A, Millwood IY, Bragg F, Chen JS, Li LM, Kartsonaki C, Chen ZM. Smoking, alcohol and diet in relation to risk of pancreatic cancer in China: a prospective study of 0.5 million people. Cancer Med 2018; 7(1):229-39

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Bragg F, Chen YP, Yang L, Bian Z, Bragg F, Millwood IY, Mao E, Li Y, Shi L, Chen J, Li LM, Holmes MV, Chen ZM. Adiposity and risks of colorectal and small intestine cancer in Chinese adults: a prospective study of 0.5 million people. Br J Cancer 2018; 119:248-50

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Chen Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Bragg F, Millwood IY, Shen L, Zhou S, Liu J, Chen J, Li L, Holmes MV, Chen Z. Diabetes, plasma glucose and incidence of colorectal cancer in Chinese adults: a prospective study of 0.5 million people. J Epidemiol Community Health; 2018;  doi: 10.1136/jech-2018-210651

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Turnbull I, Guo Y, Clarke RJ, Chen Y, Bragg F, Yang L, Bian Z, Millwood IY, Hao J, Han X, Zang Y, Chen J, Li L, Holmes MV, Chen Z. Diabetes, plasma glucose and incidence of fatty liver, cirrhosis and liver cancer in Chinese: a prospective study of 0.5 million people. Hepatology 2018; 72(10):919-925 doi:10.1002/hep.30083

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Turnbull I, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen YP, Millwood IY, Bragg F, Gong W, Xu Q, Kang Q, Chen J, Li LM, Holmes MV, Chen ZM. Metabolic and lifestyle risk factors for acute pancreatitis in Chinese adults: a prospective cohort study of 0.5 million people, PLoS Medicine 2018; 15(8):1-19  

Qiao YJ, Li X, Wu M, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. [Level of calcaneus bone mineral density in adults from 10 regions of China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2018; 39(4):422-7 [Chinese] 

Qin CX, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Si JH, Yang L, Chen YP, Zhou YL, Zhang H, Liu JJ, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Yu CQ, Li LM . Associations of egg consumption with cardiovascular disease in a cohort study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Heart 2018; doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312651

Shen Q, Zhu NB, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. [Sex- specific associations between tobacco smoking and risk of cardiovascular diseases in Chinese adults]. Chin J Epidemiol 2018; (1):8-15 [Chinese]   

Si J, Meng RG, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. [Family history and risk of coronary heart disease]. Chin J Epidemiol 2018; 39(2):173-8 [Chinese] 

Si J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Qin C, Yang L, Chen YP, Yin L, Li H, Lan J, Chen J, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Chronic hepatitis B virus infection and risk of chronic kidney disease: a population-based prospective cohort study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. BMC Med 2018; 16(1):93

Song XY, Wu J, Yu CQ, Dong W, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Wu TC, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Association between multiple comorbidities and self-rated health status in middle-aged and elderly Chinese. BMC Public Health 2018; 18(1):744-67

Sun XY, Bian Z, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Fu ZW, Guo H, Liang P, Chen ZM, Chen JS, Li LM, Yu CQ: Sleep behavior and depression: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank of 0.5 million Chinese adults. J Affect Disord 2018; 229:120-4

Tian Y, Yang SC, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan YL, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. [Association between central obesity and risk for heart disease in adults in China: a prospective study]. Chin J Epidemiol 2018; 39(9):30-6 [Chinese]

Wang M, Hu RY, Wang H, Gong WW, Wang CM, Xie KX, Chen ZM, Guo Y, Yu M, Li LM. Age at natural menopause and risk of diabetes in adult women: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank study in the Zhejiang area. J Diabetes Investig 2018; 9(4):762-8

Yang L, Li LM, Peters SAE, Clarke RJ, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Sherliker P, Yin J, Tang Z, Wang C, Wang X, Zhang L, Woodward M, Chen ZM. Age at menarche and incidence of diabetes: a prospective study of 300,000 women in China. Am J Epidemiol 2018; 187(2):190-8

Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bain Z, Yang L, Millwood IY, Walters RG, Chen Y, Chen Y, Zhang X, Lei Y, Chen J, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM: Association of low-activity ALDH2 and alcohol consumption with risk of esophageal cancer in Chinese adults: a population-based cohort study. Int J Cancer 2018; 143:1652-61

Yu CQ, Tang H, Guo Y, Bain Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Tang A, Zhou X, Yang X, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. Hot tea consumption and its interactions with alcohol and tobacco use on the risk for esophageal cancer: a population-based cohort study. Ann Intern Med 2018; 168(7):489-97; Erratum in: Ann Intern Med 2018; 168(9):684   

Yu K, Qiu G, Chan KH, Lam KH, Kurmi OP, Bennett DA, Yu CQ, Pan A, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen Y, Hu FB, Chen ZM, Li LM, Wu TC. Association of solid fuel use with risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in rural China. JAMA 2018; 319(13):1351-61

2017

Bennett DA, Du HD, Clarke RJ, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen YP, Millwood IY, Yu CQ, He P, Zheng XY, Collins R, Chen JS, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Association of physical activity with risk of major cardiovascular diseases in Chinese men and women. JAMA Cardiol 2017; 2(12):1349-58

Bian Z, Yu CQ, Lin L, Du HD, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen YP, Yu M, Li J, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Associations of domain-specific physical activities with insomnia symptoms among 0.5 million Chinese adults. J Sleep Res 2017; 26(3):330-7

Bian Z, Lin LL, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Distributions and associations between duration of sleep, daytime naps and insomnia syndromes among Chinese adults]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(4):452-6 [Chinese]

Bragg F, Holmes MV, Iona A, Guo Y, Du HD, Chen YP, Bian Z, Yang L, Herrington W, Bennett DA, Turnbull I, Liu Y, Feng S, Chen JS, Clarke RJ, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Association between diabetes and cause-specific mortality in rural and urban areas of China. JAMA 2017; 317(3):280-9. see also editorial Chan M. China's burgeoning epidemic of diabetes-associated mortality. JAMA 2017; 317(3):264-6

Bragg F, Li LM, Chen ZM. Urban-rural differences in diabetes-associated mortality in China-Reply. JAMA 2017; 317(16):1689

Chan KH, Lam KBH, Kurmi OP, Guo Y, Bennett DA, Bian Z, Sherliker P, Chen JS, Li LM, Chen ZM. Trans-generational changes and rural-urban inequality in household fuel use and cookstove ventilation in China: A multi-region study of 0.5 million adults. Int J Hyg Environ Health 2017; 220(8):1370-81

Chen X, Du HD, Zhang J, Chen X, Luo G, Que X, Zhang N, Bian Z, Guo Y, Li LM, Chen ZM, Wu X. Adiposity and blood pressure among 55000 relatively lean rural adults in southwest of China. J Hum Hypertens 2017; 31(7):485. (Erratum for: J Hum Hypertens. 2015; 29(9):522-529)

Chen X, Luo GJ, Wu XP, Que XS, Wang J, Chen X, Bian Z, Guo Y. [A prospective study on chronic diseases in China: investigation of main chronic diseases and related factors in Pengzhou 2004-2008] Clin J Prev Med 2017; 33(6):507-13 [Chinese]

Chen YP, Bennett DA, Clarke RJ, Guo Y, Yu CQ, Bian Z, Ma L, Huang Y, Sun Q, Zhang N, Zheng X, Chen JS, Peto R, Kendler KS, Li LM, Chen ZM. Patterns and correlates of major depression in Chinese adults: a cross-sectional study of 0.5 million men and women. Psychol Med 2017; 47(5):958-70 

Clarke RJ, Du HD, Kurmi OP, Parish S, Yang M, Arnold M, Guo Y, Bian Z, Wang L, Chen YP, Meijer R, Sansome S, McDonnell J, Collins R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Burden of carotid artery atherosclerosis in Chinese adults: Implications for future risk of cardiovascular diseases. Eur J Prev Cardiol 2017; 24(6):647-56

Dong WH, Pan XF, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Wu T, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Self-rated health status and risk of ischemic heart disease in the China Kadoorie Biobank study: a population-based cohort study. J Am Heart Assoc 2017; 6(9):1-39. e006595  

Du HD, Li LM, Bennett DA, Yang L, Guo Y, Key TJ , Bian Z, Chen YP, Walters RG, Millwood IY, Chen JS, Wang J, Zhou X, Fang L, Li Y, Li X, Collins R, Peto R and Chen ZM. Fresh fruit consumption and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(5):1444-55 

Du HD, Li LM, Bennett DA, Guo Y, Turnbull I, Yang L, Bragg F, Bian Z, Chen YP, Chen JS, Millwood IY, Sansome S, Ma L, Huang Y, Zhang N, Zheng X, Sun Q, Key TJ , Collins R, Peto R, Chen ZM. Fresh fruit consumption in relation to incident diabetes and diabetic vascular complications: A 7-y prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. PLoS Med 2017; 14(4):e1002279

Gan W, Clarke RJ, Mahajan A, Kulohoma B, Kitajima H, Robertson NR, Rayner NW, Walters RG, Holmes MV, Chen ZM, McCarthy MI. Bone mineral density and risk of type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease: A Mendelian randomization study. Wellcome Open Res 2017; 2:68-83

Lan F, Li J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, BianZ, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM,Cao W, Lv J, Li LM. [Associations between airflow obstruction and total and cause-specific mortality in adults in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(1):13-9 [Chinese]

Li JC, Lan FL, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan YL, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Associations between airflow obstruction and the risks of morbidity on major chronic diseases in Chinese adults: a prospective cohort study]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(4):446-51 [Chinese]

Li X, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Si J, Yang L, Chen YP, Ren X, Jiang G, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. Tea consumption and risk of ischaemic heart disease. Heart 2017; 103(10):783-9

Lv J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Hu X, Hou W, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Qi L, Li LM. Adherence to a healthy lifestyle and the risk of type 2 diabetes in Chinese adults. Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(5):1410-20

Lv J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Tang X, Zhang WY, Qian Y, Huang Y, Wang X, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Qi L, Li LM. Adherence to healthy lifestyle and cardiovascular diseases in the Chinese Population. J Am Coll Cardiol 2017; 69(9):1116-25

Lv J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Li S, Huang Y, Fu Y, He P, Tang A, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Qi L, Li LM. Gallstone disease and the risk of type 2 diabetes. Sci Rep 2017; 7(1):15853-60

Millwood IY, Li LM, Smith M, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Lewington S, Whitlock G, Sherliker P, Collins R, Chen JS, Peto R, Wang H, Xu J, He J, Yu M, Liu H, Chen ZM. Alcohol consumption in 0.5 million people from 10 diverse regions of China: prevalence, patterns and socio-demographic and health-related correlates. Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(1):2103 (Erratum for: Int J Epidemiol 2013; 42(3):816-827

Pan R, Zhu M, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Hu Z, Chen ZM, Li LM, Shen H. Cancer Incidence and mortality: A cohort study in China, 2008-2013. Int J Cancer 2017; 141(7):1315-23

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Bragg F, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen YP, Iona A, Millwood IY, Lv J, Yu CQ, Chen JS, Li LM, Holmes MV and Chen ZM. Diabetes, plasma glucose and incidence of pancreatic cancer: A prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults and a meta-analysis of 22 cohort studies. Int J Cancer 2017; 140(8):1781–8

Pang Y, Holmes MV, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen YP, Bragg F, Iona A, Millwood IY, Chen JS, Li LM, Chen ZM. Young adulthood and adulthood adiposity in relation to incidence of pancreatic cancer: a prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults and a meta-analysis. J Epidemiol Community Health 2017; 71(11):1059-67

Peters SAE, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Millwood IY, Wang S, Yang L, Hu Y, Liu J, Wang T, Chen JS, Peto R, Li LM, Woodward M, Chen ZM. Parenthood and the risk of cardiovascular diseases among 0.5 million men and women: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(1):180-9

Peters SAE, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Du J, Yang J, Li S, Li LM, Woodward M, Chen ZM. Breastfeeding and the risk of maternal cardiovascular disease: a prospective study of 300 000 Chinese women. J Am Heart Assoc 2017; 6(6):e006081

Peters SAE, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Tian X, Chang L, Zhang S, Liu J, Wang T, Chen JS, Li LM, Woodward M, Chen ZM. Pregnancy, pregnancy loss and the risk of cardiovascular disease in Chinese women: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. BMC Med 2017; 15(1):148-57  

Si J, Meng R, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Yang L, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Associations between season of birth and age both at menarche and at menopause]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(7):877-82 [Chinese] 

Si J, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Li X, Yang L, Chen YP, Sun H, Yu B, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Lv J, Li LM. Season of birth and the risk of type 2 diabetes in adulthood: a prospective cohort study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Diabetologia 2017; 60(5):836–42

Su J, Tao R, Zhou J, Yang J, Qin Y, Hu Y, Lu Y, Jin J, Bian Z, Guo Y, Chen ZM, Li LM, Xu M. [Relationship between sleep status and the risk of diabetes in adults]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(5):597-601 [Chinese]

Tian T, Jin G, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Shen H, Chen ZM, Hu Z, Li LM. Family History and Stroke Risk in China: Evidence from a Large Cohort Study. J Stroke 2017; 19(2):188-95

Tian X, Du HD, Li LM, Bennett DA, Gao RQ, Li SP, Wang SJ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Chen JS, Gao Y, Weng M, Pang ZC, Jiang BF, Chen ZM. Fruit consumption and physical activity in relation to all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among 70,000 Chinese adults with pre-existing vascular disease. PLoS One 2017; 12(4):e0173054  

Wang LX, Fan MY, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan YL, Pei P, Chen JS, Lv J, Li LM. [Association between body mass index and both total and cause-specific mortality in China: findings from data through the China Kadoorie Biobank]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(2):205-11 [Chinese]

Wu HB, Wang H, Hu RY, Zhong IM, Qian YJ, Wang CM, Xie KX, Chen LL, Gong WW, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen ZM, Li LM, Yu M. The association between sleep duration, snoring and prevalent type 2 diabetes mellitus with regard to gender and menopausal status: the CKB study in Zhejiang rural area, China. Acta Diabetol 2017; 54(1):81-90

Wu M, Li JC, Yu CQ, Chen YP, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan YL, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Gender differences in stressful life events and depression in Chinese adults aged 30-79 years]. Chin J Epidemiol 2017; 38(11):1449-53 [Chinese] 

Yang L, Li LM, Millwood IY, Lewington S, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Peters SAE, Bian Z, Wu XP, Yu M, Liu H, Wang H, Mao E, Chen JS, Woodward M, Peto R, Chen ZM. Adiposity in relation to age at menarche and other reproductive factors among 300 000 Chinese women: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study. Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(2):502-12

Yang L, Li LM, Millwood IY, Peters SAE, Chen YP, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen X , Chen L, Feng S , Lv S, Pang Z, Woodward M, Chen ZM. Age at menarche and risk of major cardiovascular diseases: Evidence of birth cohort effects from a prospective study of 300,000 Chinese women. Int J Cardiol 2017; 227:497–502

Yang L, Lin L, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Xie K, Jin D, Li LM, Lv J, Chen ZM. Menopause characteristics, total reproductive years, and risk of cardiovascular disease among Chinese women. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017; 10:(11):e004235

Yu CQ, Shi ZM, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Du HD, Chen YP, Tao R, Huang Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Dietary Patterns and Insomnia Symptoms in Chinese Adults: The China Kadoorie Biobank. Nutrients 2017; 9(3):e232 doi: 10.3390/nu9030232

Zheng D, Li C, Wu T, Tang K. Factors associated with spontaneous abortion: a cross-sectional study of Chinese populations. Reprod Health 2017; 14(1):33-41

2016

Bragg F, Li LM, Bennett DA, Guo Y, Lewington S, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen JS, Chen YP, Collins R, Peto R, Zhu B, Yin J, Hu X, Zhou L, Pan Y, Chen ZM. Association of random plasma glucose levels with the risk for cardiovascular disease among Chinese adults without known diabetes. JAMA Cardiol 2016; 1(7):813-23  

Bragg F, Li LM, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Chen JS, Collins R, Peto R , Wang C, Dong C , Pan R, Zhou J, Xu X, Chen ZM. Risks and population burden of cardiovascular diseases associated with diabetes in China: a prospective study of 0.5 million adults. PLoS Med 2016; 13(7):e1002026

Du HD, Li LM, Bennett DA, Guo Y, Key TJ , Bian Z, Sherliker P, Gao H, Chen YP, Yang L, Chen JS, Wang SQ, Du RR, Su H, Collins R, Peto R, Chen ZM. Fresh fruit consumption and major cardiovascular disease in China. N Engl J Med 2016; 374(14):1332-43

Du HD, Li LM, Chen ZM. Fruit consumption and cardiovascular disease in China - Reply. N Engl J Med 2016; 375(5):487-9

Gan W, Walters RG , Holmes MV , Bragg F, Millwood IY, Banasik K, Chen YP, Du HD, Iona A, Mahajan A, Yang L, Bian Z, Guo Y, Clarke RJ, Li LM, McCarthy M, Chen ZM. Evaluation of type 2 diabetes genetic risk variants in Chinese adults: findings from 93,000 individuals from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Diabetologia 2016; 59(7):1446-57

Guo J, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Status of prevalence, awareness, treatment and controll on hypertension among adults in 10 regions, China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(4):469-74 [Chinese]

Kurmi OP , Vaucher J, Xiao D, Holmes MV, Guo Y, Davis K, Wang C, Qin H, Turnbull I, Peng P, Bian Z, Clarke RJ, Li LM, Chen YP, Chen ZM. Validity of COPD diagnoses reported through nationwide health insurance systems in the People’s Republic of China. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2016; 11:419–30  

Lewington S, Lacey B, Clarke RJ, Guo Y, Kong X, Yang L, Chen YP, Bian Z, Chen JS, Meng J, Xiong Y, He T, Pang Z, Zhang S, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM. The burden of hypertension and associated risk for cardiovascular mortality in China. JAMA Intern Med 2016; 176(4):524-32

Lewington S, Lacey B, Clarke RJ. Uncontrolled hypertension and risk of cardiovascular mortality in China-Reply. JAMA Intern Med 2016; 176(8):1233-4 

Lin LL, Bian Z, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Yang L, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Association between age at menarche and height and leg length in adult women: findings from survey in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(11):1454-8 [Chinese]

Liu JQ,Chen XF,Luo GJ,Li N,Zhong XF,Chen XF,Bian Z,Guo Y. [Prevalence of obesity among residents in Pengzhou city]. Chin Modern Prev Med 2016; 43(15):2770-3 [Chinese] 

Liu J, Liu S, Zhou H, Hanson T, Yang L, Chen ZM, Zhou M. Association of green tea consumption with mortality from all-cause, cardiovascular disease and cancer in a Chinese cohort of 165,000 adult men. Eur J Epidemiol 2016; 31(9):853-65

Liu N, Pan XF, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Wu T, Chen ZM, Pan A, Li LM. Association of major depression with risk of ischemic heart disease in a mega-cohort of Chinese adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank study. J Am Heart Assoc 2016; 5(12):e004687

Luo GJ, Luo M, Chen XF, Wang J, Chen XF, Bian Z, Guo Y, Wu XP. [Prevalence and risk factors of hypertension among residents of 30 years or above years old in Pengzhou city of Sichuan province]. Chin J Prev Med 2016; 50 (5):404-10 [Chinese]   

Meng RR, Si JH, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu Q, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Association between famine exposure during early life and BMI in adulthood]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(11):1450-3 [Chinese]

Millwood IY, Bennett DA, Walters RG, Clarke RJ, Waterworth D, Johnson T, Chen YP, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Hacker A, Yeo A, Parish S, Hill MR, Chissoe S, Peto R, Cardon L, Collins R, Li LM, Chen ZM. A phenome-wide association study of a lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 loss-of-function variant in 90 000 Chinese adults. Int J Epidemiol 2016; 45(5):1588-99 

Millwood IY, Bennett DA, Walters RG, Clarke RJ, Waterworth D, Johnson T, Chen YP, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Hacker A, Yeo A, Parish S, Hill MR, Chissoe S, Peto R, Cardon L, Collins R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 loss-of-function variant and risk of vascular diseases in 90,000 Chinese adults (Research letter). J Am Coll Cardiol 2016; 67(2): 230-1

Pan DX, Qian YJ, Wang CM, Guo Y, Bian Z, Xie KX, Chen LL, Zhang YD, Li QY. [Interaction between smoking and indoor air pollution on chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(11):1444-9 [Chinese]

Peters SAE, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Millwood IY, Bragg F, Zhou X, Ge P, Chen B, Gao Y, Li Y, Chen YP,  Woodward IM, Chen ZM. Parenthood and the risk of diabetes in men and women: a 7 year prospective study of 0.5 million individuals. Diabetologia 2016; 59(8):1675-82

Shen YT, Yang Y, Parish S, Chen ZM, Clarke RJ, Clifton DA. Risk prediction for cardiovascular disease using ECG data in the China Kadoorie Biobank. IEEE Eng Med Biol Sci 2016; 2419-22

Sun J, Ma H, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Shen H, Chen ZM, Hu Z, Li LM. Association of major depression episodes with stroke risk in a perspective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Stroke 2016; 47(9):2203-8

Sun Q, Chen XF, Wu XP, Luo GJ, Li JG, Wang H, Chen XF, Bian Z, Guo Y. [Prevalence of diabetes and related factors in Pengzhou city, Sichuan province]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(8):1091-4 [Chinese]

Wang H, Hu RY, Zhong J, Qian Y, Wang C, Xie K, Chen L, Bian Z, Guo Y, Yu M, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Association and interaction between age at menarche and risk of diabetes in adult women]. Chin J Epidemiol 2016; 37(10):1361-5 [Chinese]

Yu CQ, Chen YP, Lv J, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Bian Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Major depressive disorder in relation with coronary heart disease and stroke in Chinese adults aged 30-79 years]. JPKU Health Sci 2016; 48(3):465-71 [Chinese]

2015

Chen X, Du HD, Zhang J, Chen X, Luo GJ, Que X, Zhang N, Bian, Guo Y, Li LM , Chen ZM, Wu XP. Adiposity and blood pressure among 55,000 relatively lean rural adults in southwest of China. J Hum Hypertens 2015; 29(9):522-9 (Erratum in: J Hum Hypertens 2017; 31(7):485)

Chen ZM, Smith M, Du HD, Guo Y, Clarke RJ, Bian Z, Collins R, Chen JS, Qian Y, Wang X, Chen X, Tian X, Wang X, Peto R, Li LM. Blood pressure in relation to general and central adiposity among 500 000 adult Chinese men and women. Int J Epidemiol 2015; 44(4):1305-19

Fan MY,Lv J,Guo Y,Bian Z,Yu CQ,Du HD,Zhou H,Tan Y,Chen JS,Chen ZM,Li LM. [Regional differences on patterns of physical activity and leisure sedentary time: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank study, including a million people from 10 regions]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(8):779-85 [Chinese] 

Kurmi OP, Li LM, Wang J, Millwood IY, Chen JS, Collins R, Guo Y, Bian Z, Li J, Chen B, Xie K, Jia W, Gao Y, Peto R, Chen ZM. COPD and its association with smoking in the Mainland China: a cross-sectional analysis of 0.5 million men and women from ten diverse areas. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2015; 10:655-65

Lan F, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Cao W, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Area specific differences in lung function indices and prevalence of airflow obstruction in adults: findings from people in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1205-09 [Chinese]

Li X, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Regional differences in adults' tea drinking pattern: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1195-9 [Chinese]

Lv J, Chen W, Sun D, Li S, Millwood IY, Smith M, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Gender-specific association between tobacco smoking and central obesity among 0.5 million Chinese people: the China Kadoorie Biobank Study. PLoS One 2015; 10(4):e0124586

Lv J, Qi L, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen YP, Yang L, Shen J, Wang S, Li M, Liu Y, Zhang L, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Gallstone Disease and the Risk of Ischemic Heart Disease. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2015; 35(10):2232-7

Lv J, Qi L, Yu CQ, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen YP, Bian Z, Sun D, Du J, Ge P, Tang Z, Hou W, Li Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Consumption of spicy foods and total and cause specific mortality: population based cohort study. BMJ 2015; 351:h3942

Qin C, Yu CQ, Du HD, Guo Y, Bian Z, Lv J, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Differences in diet intake frequency of adults: findings from half a million people in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(9):911-6 [Chinese] 

Wang L, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Regional specific differences in prevalence of overweight/obesity in China: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1190-4 [Chinese]

Wang X, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Regional differences in adults' smoking pattern: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study in 10 areas in China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1200-4 [Chinese]

Wu HB, Wang H, Hu RY, Zhong J, Qian YJ, Wang CM, Xie KX, Chen LL, Gong WW, Guo Y, Yu M, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Association between sleep duration and stroke in adults]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1210-5 [Chinese] 

Wu XP, Li LM, Chen X, Luo GJ, Que X, Chen X, Zhang N, Chen ZM, Guo Y. [Characteristics of hypertension prevalence and related factors in rural area in Sichuan]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(11):1216-9  [Chinese] 

Yang L , Li LM , Lewington S, Guo Y, Sherliker P , Bian Z , Collins R , Peto R , Liu Y, Yang R , Zhang Y, Li G, Liu S, Chen ZM. Outdoor temperature, blood pressure, and cardiovascular disease mortality among 23 000 individuals with diagnosed cardiovascular diseases from China. Eur Heart J 2015; 36(19):1178-1185. See also Editorial Bruno RM, Taddei S. ‘tis bitter cold and I am sick at heart’: establishing the relationship between outdoor temperature, blood pressure, and cardiovascular mortality. Eur Heart J 2015; 36(19):1152-4

Yu CQ, Lv J, Chen YP, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Bian Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Related factors to generalized anxiety disorder among adults aged 30-79 years from 10 China regions]. Chin J Ment Health 2015; 29(8):581-6 [Chinese]

Yu CQ, Lv J, Chen YP, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Bian Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Epidemiology of major depressive episodes among Chinese adults aged 30-79 years: data from the China Kadoorie Biobank]. Chin J Epidemiol 2015; 36(1):52-6 [Chinese] 

Yu CQ , Shi Z , Lv J , Du HD , Qi L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chang L, Tang X, Jiang Q , Mu H, Pan D, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. Major dietary patterns in relation to general and central obesity among Chinese adults. Nutrients 2015; 7(7):5834-49

2014

Bragg F, Li LM, Smith M, Guo Y, Chen YP, Millwood IY, Bian Z, Walters RG, Chen JS, Yang L, Collins R, Peto R, Lu Y, Yu B, Xie X, Lei Y, Luo GJ, Chen ZM. Associations of blood glucose and prevalent diabetes with risk of cardiovascular disease in 500,000 adult Chinese: the China Kadoorie Biobank. Diabet Med 2014; 31(5):540-51

Chen YP, Li LM, Zhang QL, Clarke RJ, Chen JS, Guo Y, Bian Z, Pan X, Peto R, Tao R, Shi K, Collins R, Ma L, Sun H, Chen ZM. Use of drug treatment for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in urban and rural communities of China: China Kadoorie Biobank Study of 0.5 million people. Int J Cardiol 2014; 172(1):88-95

Du HD, Li LM, Whitlock G, Bennett DA, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen JS, Sherliker P, Huang Y, Zhang N, Zheng X, Li Z, Hu R, Collins R, Peto R, Chen ZM. Patterns and socio-demographic correlates of domain-specific physical activities and their associations with adiposity in the China Kadoorie Biobank study. BMC Public Health 2014; 14:826 

Guo Y, Sun LL, Tan Y, Li LM. [China Kadoorie Biobank: a resource of prospective study for chronic diseases]. J Transl Med 2014; 3(6):321-6 [Chinese]

Kurmi OP,  Li LM , Smith M, Augustyn M, Chen JS, Collins R, Guo Y,  Han Y, Qin J , Xu G, Wang J, Bian Z, Zhou G, Davis K, Peto R, Chen ZM. Regional variations in the prevalence and misdiagnosis of air flow obstruction in China: baseline results from a prospective cohort of the China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB). BMJ Open Respir Res 2014; 1(1):e000025

Lewington S, Li LM, Murugasen S, Hong LS, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Collins R, Chen JS, He H, Wu M, He T, Ren X, Meng J, Peto R, Chen ZM. Temporal trends of main reproductive characteristics in ten urban and rural regions of China: the China Kadoorie Biobank study of 300 000 women. Int J Epidemiol 2014; 43(4):1252-62 

Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Wang Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Regional differences in patterns of alcohol consumption: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank study on half a million people from 10 regions]. Chin J Epidemiol 2014; 35(8):875-81 [Chinese] 

Smith M, Li LM, Augustyn M, Kurmi OP, Chen JS, Collins R, Guo Y, Han Y, Qin J, Xu G, Wang J, Bian Z, Zhou G, Peto R, Chen ZM. Prevalence and correlates of airflow obstruction in ~317,000 never-smokers in China. Eur Respir J 2014; 44(1):66–77 

Su DT, Du HD, Zhang XW, Qian Y, Chen L, Chen YP, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen ZM, Li LM and Yu M. Season and outdoor temperature in relation to detection and control of hypertension in a large rural Chinese population. Int J Epidemiol 2014; 43(6):1835-45

Sun D, Lv J, Chen W, Li S, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu CQ, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen JS , Chen ZM, Li LM. Spicy food consumption is associated with adiposity measures among half a million Chinese people: the China Kadoorie Biobank study. BMC Public Health 2014; 14:1293-1302

Tao R, Du HD, Zhou J, Su J ,Yang J, Hu Y, Ma L, Zhou R, Bian Z, Guo Y, Chen ZM, Li LM, Wu M. [Relationship between anthropometric measures and the prevalence of diabetes in adults of Suzhou city, Jiangsu province]. Chin J Epidemiol 2014; 35(12):1337-42 [Chinese]

2013

Du HD, Bennett DA, Li LM, Whitlock G, Guo Y, Collins R, Chen JS, Bian Z, Hong LS, Feng S, Chen X, Chen L, Zhou R, Mao E, Peto R, Chen ZM. Physical activity and sedentary leisure time and their associations with BMI, waist circumference, and percentage body fat in 0.5 million adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank study. Am J Clin Nutr 2013; 97(3):487-96

Mezuk B, Chen YP, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Collins R, Chen JS, Pang Z, Wang H, Peto R, Que X, Zhang H, Tan Z, Kendler KS, Li LM, Chen ZM. Depression, anxiety, and prevalent diabetes in the Chinese population: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank of 0.5million people. J Psychosom Res 2013; 75 (6):511-7

Millwood IY, Li LM, Smith M, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Lewington S, Whitlock G, Sherliker P, Collins R, Chen JS, Peto R, Wang H, Xu J, He J, Yu M, Liu H, Chen ZM. Alcohol consumption in 0.5 million people from 10 diverse regions of China: prevalence, patterns and socio-demographic and health-related correlates. Int J Epidemiol 2013; 42(3):816-27 (Erratum in: Int J Epidemiol 2017; 46(1):2103)

Tao R, Su J, Zhou JY, Yang J, Wu M, Hu Y, Zhou R, Yang L, Du HD, Chen ZM, Li LM, Guo Y. [Relationship between behavior of weekly alcohol drinking and the prevalence of hypertension in the adults of Suzhou city]. Chin J Epidemiol 2013; 34(8):764-9 [Chinese]  

Zhang QL, Li LM, Smith M, Guo Y, Whitlock G, Bian Z, Kurmi OP , Collins R, Chen JS, Lv S, Pang Z, Chen C, Chen N, Xiong Y, Peto R, Chen ZM. Exhaled carbon monoxide and its associations with smoking, indoor household air pollution and chronic respiratory diseases among 512,000 Chinese adults. Int J Epidemiol 2013; 42(5):1464-75

Zhang ZJ, Zhang QL, Hu YH, Du HD, Lewington S, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Bian Z, Chen ZM, Li LM. [Seasonal variation of blood pressure and related factors in Chinese adults: a survey of over 50 000 people in Suzhou, China]. Chin J Epidemiol 2013; 34(4):316-20 [Chinese]

2012

Lewington S, Li LM, Sherliker P, Guo Y, Millwood IY, Bian Z, Whitlock G, Yang L, Collins R, Chen JS, Wu XP, Wang S, Hu Y, Jiang L, Yang L, Lacey B, Peto R, Chen ZM. Seasonal variation in blood pressure and its relationship with outdoor temperature in 10 diverse regions of China: the China Kadoorie Biobank. J Hypertens 2012; 30(7):1383-91  

Li LM, Guo Y, Chen ZM, Chen JS, Peto R. Epidemiology and the control of disease in China, with emphasis on the Chinese Biobank Study. Public Health 2012; 126(3):210-3

Li LM, Lv J, Guo Y, Collins R, Chen JSS, Peto R, Wu F, Chen ZM. [The China Kadoorie Biobank: related methodology and baseline characteristics of the participants]. Chin J Epidemiol 2012; 33(3):249-55 [Chinese]

2011

Chen ZM, Chen JS, Collins R, Guo Y, Peto R, Wu F, Li LM. China Kadoorie Biobank of 0.5 million people: survey methods, baseline characteristics and long-term follow-up. Int J Epidemiol 2011; 40(6):1652-66

2005

Chen ZM, Lee L, Chen JS, Collins R, Wu F, Guo Y, Linksted P, Peto R: Cohort profile: the Kadoorie Study of Chronic Disease in China (KSCDC). Int J Epidemiol 2005; 34(6):1243-9