CKB Publications

2018

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, BianZ, Holmes MV, Lewington S, Lacey B, Gao R, Liu F, Zhang Z, Chen J, Walters RG, Collins R, Clarke R, Peto R, Li LM for the China Kadoorie Biobank collaborative group. Adiposity and risk of ischaemic and haemorrhagic stroke in 0·5 million Chinese men and women: a prospective cohort study. Lancet Global Health 2018; 6(6):e630-e640 doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30216-X

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):247-257

Lacey B, Lewington S, Clarke R, Kong XL, Chen YP, Guo Y, Yang L, Bennett D, Bragg F, Bian Z, Wang S, Zhang H, Chen J, Walters RG, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM , Chen ZM for the China Kadoorie Biobank collaborative group. 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 Global Health 2018; 6(6):e641-e649 doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30217-1

Lu L, Bennett DA , Millwood I, Parish S, McCarthy M, Mahajan A, Lin X, Bragg F, Guo Y, Holmes MV, Afzal S, Nordestgaard BG, Bian Z, Hill M, Walters RG, Li LM, Chen ZM, Clarke R for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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

Yu K, Qiu G, Chan KH, Lam KBH, Kurmi OP, Bennett DA, Yu C, Pan A, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen Y, Hu FB, Chen ZM, Li LM, Wu T for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Association of solid fuel use with risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in rural China. JAMA 2018; 319(13):135101361 doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.2151

Liu X, Bragg F, Yang L, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Du HD, Bian Z, Chen YP, Yu C, Lv J, Wang K, Zhang H, Chen J, Clarke R, Collins R, Peto R, Li LM, Chen ZM, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 Pub Health 2018; 3(4):167-176 doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30026-4

Kurmi OP, Li L, Davis KJ, Wang J, Bennett DA, Chan KH, Yang L, Chen YP, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen J, Wei L, Jin D, Collins R, Peto R, Chen ZM for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative group. Excess risk of major vascular diseases associated with airflow obstruction: a 9-year prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018, 13:855–865

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 doi: 10.2337/dc17-1852

Fan M, 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 cardiovascular mortality among hypertensive adults in China. J Hypertens 2018; 36(4):793- doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000001601;

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 R, Peto R, Collins R, Li LM, Chen ZM. Lipids, lipoproteins and metabolites and risk of incident myocardial infarction and stroke subtypes. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018 Feb 13;71(6):620-632. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.12.006.

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; doi: 10.1093/aje/kwx376

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): 229-239

Newell K, Kartsonaki C, Lam KBH, Kurmi OP. The cardiorespiratory health effects of gaseous ambient air pollution exposure in low and middle income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Environmental Health 2018; 17(1):41-54

Sun XY, Zheng B, 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; 229:120-124

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. Effect of hot tea consumption and its interactions with alcohol consumption and tobacco use on the risk for esophageal cancer: A population-based cohort study. Ann Intern Med 2018; doi: 10.7326/M17-2000

2017

Newell K, Kartsonaki C, Lam KBH, Kurmi OP. Cardiorespiratory health effects of particulate ambient air pollution exposure in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Planetary Health 2017 1(9): e368-e380  doi 10.1016/S2542-5196(17)30166-3

Bennett DA, Landry D, Little J, Minelli C. Systematic review of statistical approaches to quantify, or correct for, measurement error in a continuous exposure in nutritional epidemiology. BMC Med Res Methodol 2017; 17(1): 146-167

Bragg F, Li L, Chen Z. 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):1370-1381

Dong W, 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): e006595

Gan W, Clarke R, 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

Holmes MV, Ala-Korpela M, Smith GD. Mendelian randomization in cardiometabolic disease: Challenges in evaluating causality. Nat Rev Cardiol 2017; 14(10):577–590

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): 1410-1420

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

Meng R, 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 doi 2017: 10.1093/ije/dyx228

Pan R, Zhu M, Yu CQ, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Hu Z, Chen ZM, Li LM, Shen1 H. Cancer Incidence and mortality: A cohort study in China, 2008-2013. Int J Cancer 2017; 141(7):1315-1323

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):1059-1067.

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):188-195

Tian X, Du HD, Li LM, Bennett D, Gao R, Li S, Wang S, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen YP, Chen JS, Gao Y, Weng M, Pang Z, Jiang B, 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

Wain LV, Shrine N, Artigas MS, Erzurumluoglu AM, Noyvert B, Bossini-Castillo L, Obeidat M, Henry AP, Portelli MA, Hall RJ, Billington CK, Rimington TL, Fenech AG, John C, Blake T, Jackson VE, Allen RJ, Prins BP; Understanding Society Scientific Group, Campbell A, Porteous DJ, Jarvelin MR, Wielscher M, James AL, Hui J, Wareham NJ, Zhao JH, Wilson JF, Joshi PK, Stubbe B, Rawal R, Schulz H, Imboden M, Probst-Hensch NM, Karrasch S, Gieger C, Deary IJ, Harris SE, Marten J, Rudan I, Enroth S, Gyllensten U, Kerr SM, Polasek O, Kähönen M, Surakka I, Vitart V, Hayward C, Lehtimäki T, Raitakari OT, Evans DM, Henderson AJ, Pennell CE, Wang CA, Sly PD, Wan ES, Busch R, Hobbs BD, Litonjua AA, Sparrow DW, Gulsvik A, Bakke PS, Crapo JD, Beaty TH, Hansel NN, Mathias RA, Ruczinski I, Barnes KC, Bossé Y, Joubert P, van den Berge M, Brandsma CA, Paré PD, Sin DD, Nickle DC, Hao K, Gottesman O, Dewey FE, Bruse SE, Carey DJ, Kirchner HL; Geisinger-Regeneron DiscovEHR Collaboration, Jonsson S, Thorleifsson G, Jonsdottir I, Gislason T, Stefansson K, Schurmann C, Nadkarni G, Bottinger EP, Loos RJ, Walters RG, Chen ZM, Millwood IY, Vaucher J, Kurmi OP, Li L, Hansell AL, Brightling C, Zeggini E, Cho MH, Silverman EK, Sayers I, Trynka G, Morris AP, Strachan DP, Hall IP, Tobin MD. Genome-wide association analyses for lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease identify new loci and potential druggable targets. Nat Genet 2017; 49(3):416-425

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 2017; doi: 10.1111/jdi.1277

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

Sun J, Ma H, Yu C, 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): 2203-2208

Millwood I, Bennett D, Holmes M, Boxall R, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Sansome S, Chen Y, Du H, Hacker A, Reilly D, Tan Y, Hill M, Chen J, Peto R, Shen H, Collins R, Clarke R, Li L, Walters R, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Association of CETP gene variants with risk for vascular and nonvascular diseases among Chinese Adults. JAMA Cardiol. Published online November 15, 2017 doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2017.4177

Bennett D, Du H, Clarke R, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen Y, Millwood I,  Yu C, He P, Zheng X, Collins R, Chen J, Peto R, Li L, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank Study Collaborative Group. Association of physical activity with risk of major cardiovascular diseases in Chinese men and women. JAMA Cardiol. Published online November 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2017.4069 See also Invited Commentary

Peters S, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Tian X, Chang L, Zhang S, Liu J, Wang T, Chen J, Li L, Woodward M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank collaboration group. Pregnancy, pregnancy loss, and the risk of cardiovascular disease in Chinese women: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. BMC Medicine 2017, 15:148 doi:10.1186/s12916-017-0912-7

Yang L, Li L, Peters S, Clarke R, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, SherlikerP, Yin J, Tang Z, Wang C, Wang X, Zhang L, Woodward M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaboration Group. Age at menarche and incidence of diabetes: a prospective study of 300,000 women in China. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 Published online 9 June 2017. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwx219.

Peters S, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Du J, Yang J, Li S, Li L, Woodward M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaboration Group. Breastfeeding and the risk of maternal cardiovascular disease: a prospective study of 300 000 Chinese women. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Published online 21 June 2017 6:e006081. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006081.

Du H, Li L, Bennett D, Yang L, Guo Y, Key T, Bian Z, Chen Y, Walters R, Millwood I, Chen J, Wang J, Zhou X, Fang L, Li Y, Li X, Collins R, Peto R and Chen Z, on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank study. Fresh fruit consumption and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Int J Epidemiol. 2017 April 24. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyx042. [Epub ahead of print]

Du H, Li L, Bennett D, Guo Y, Turnbull I, Yang L, Bragg F, Bian Z, Chen Y, Chen J, Millwood I, Sansome S, Ma L, Huang Y, Zhang N, Zheng X, Sun Q, Key T, Collins R, Peto R, Chen Z, China Kadoorie Biobank study. 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 14(4): e1002279, 2017

Zheng B, Yu C, Lin L, Du H, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen Y, Yu M, Li J, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Associations of domain-specific physical activities with insomnia symptoms among 0.5 million Chinese adults. J Sleep Res. 2017 Feb 23.

Lv J, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen Y, Tang X, Zhang W, Qian Y, Huang Y, Wang X, Chen J, Chen Z, Qi L, Li L on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Adherence to healthy lifestyle and cardiovascular diseases in the Chinese Population. J Am Coll Cardiol 69(9):1116-1125, 2017

Zheng B, Lin L, Yu C, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Distributions and associations between duration of sleep, daytime naps and insomnia syndromes among Chinese adults. Chin J Epi 38(4): 440-445, 2017 [Chinese]

Yu C , Shi Z, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Du H, Chen Y, Tao R, Huang Y, Chen J, Chen Z and Li L Dietary Patterns and Insomnia Symptoms in Chinese Adults: The China Kadoorie Biobank. Nutrients 9(3): 232-, 2017

Zheng D, Li C, Wu T, Tang K. Factors associated with spontaneous abortion: a cross-sectional study of Chinese populations. Reprod Health 14(33): 1-9, 2017

Chen Y, Bennett D, Clarke R, Guo Y, Yu C, Bian Z, Ma L, Huang Y, Sun Q, Zhang N, Zheng X, Chen J, Peto R, Kendler KS, Li L, Chen Z. Patterns and correlates of major depression in Chinese adults: a cross-sectional study of 0.5 million men and women. Psychol Med 47(5): 958-970, 2017

Wang LX, Fan MY, Yu CQ, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan YL, Pei P, Chen JS, Lyu J, Li LM; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. Association between body mass index and both total and cause-specific mortality in China: findings from data through the China Kadoorie Biobank. Chin J Epi 38(2):205-211, 2017 [Chinese]

Pang Y, Kartsonaki C, Guo Y, Bragg F, Yang L, Bian Z, Chen Y, Iona A, Millwood I, Lv J, Yu C, Chen J, Li L, Holmes M and Chen Z. 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 140: 1781–1788, 2017

Clarke R , Du H , Kurmi O , Parish S, Yang M , Arnold M , Guo Y , Bian Z , Wang L , Chen Y , Meijer R , Sansome S, McDonnell J , Collins R , Li L, and Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank Study Group Burden of carotid artery atherosclerosis in Chinese adults: Implications for future risk of cardiovascular diseases. Eur J Prev Cardiol 24(6):647-656, 2017

Yang L, Li L, Millwood I, Peters S, Chen Y, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen X , Chen L, Feng S , Lv S, Pang Z, Woodward M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Study Collaborative Group. 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 227: 497–502, 2017

Li Y, Yang L, Wang L, Zhang M, Huang Z, Deng Q, Zhou M, Chen Z, Wang L. Burden of hypertension in China: A nationally representative survey of 174,621 adults. Int J Cardiol 227:516-523, 2017

Li X, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Si J, Yang L, Chen Y, Ren X, Jiang G, Chen J, Chen Z, Lv J, LI L; China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Tea consumption and risk of ischaemic heart disease. Heart  1-7, 2017 E-pub Jan 11

Lan F, Li J, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen Z,Cao W, Lyu J, Li L. Associations between airflow obstruction and total and cause-specific mortality in adults in China. Chin J of Epi 38(1):13-19; 2017 [Chinese]

Si J, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Li X, Yang L, Chen Y, Sun H, Yu B, Chen J, Chen Z, Lv J, Li L for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Season of birth and the risk of type 2 diabetes in adulthood: a prospective cohort study of 0.5 million Chinese adults. Diabetologia 60(5): 836–842, 2017

2016

Bragg F, Holmes MV,Iona A, Guo Y, Du H, Chen Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Herrington W, Bennett D, Turnbull I, Liu Y, Feng S, Chen J, Clarke R, Collins R, Peto R, Li L, Chen Z, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Association between diabetes and cause-specific mortality in rural and urban areas of China. JAMA. 2017;317(3):280-289. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.19720 See also Editorial.

Liu N, Pan XF, Yu C, Lv J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen Y, Wu T, Chen Z, Pan A, Li L on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 Dec 21;5(12).Published Online 21 Dec 2016. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.004687.

Bragg F, Li L, Bennett D, Guo Y, Lewington S, Bian Z, Yang L, Chen J, Chen Y, Collins R, Peto R, Zhu B, Yin J, Hu X, Zhou L, Pan Y, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. Association of random plasma glucose levels with the risk for cardiovascular disease among Chinese adults without known diabetes. JAMA Cardiol 2016 1(7):813-823. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2016.1702

Wang H, Hu R, Zhong J, Qian Y, Wang C, Xie K, Chen L, Bian Z, Guo Y, Yu M, Chen Z and Li L Association and interaction between age at menarche and risk of diabetes in adult women. Chin J Epidemiol 37(10): 1361-1365, 2016 [Chinese]

Shen Y, Yang Y, Parish S, Chen Z, Clarke R, and Clifton DA. Risk prediction for cardiovascular disease using ECG data in the China Kadoorie Biobank. IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2016, 2419-2422

Peters S, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Millwood I, Wang S, Yang L, Hu Y, Liu J, Wang T, Chen J, Peto R, Li L, Woodward M, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank collaborative group Parenthood and the risk of cardiovascular diseases among 0.5 million men and women: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Int J Epidemiol 2016, 1–10 Published Online 20 September 2016 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw144

Yang L, Li L, Millwood I, Lewington S, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Peters S, Bian Z, Wu X, Yu M, Liu H, Wang H, Mao E, Chen J, Woodward M, Peto R, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank study collaborative group 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 2016, 1–11 Published Online 14 August 2016 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw165

Bragg F, Li L, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Chen J, Collins R, Peto R , Wang C, Dong C , Pan R, Zhou J, Xu X, Chen Z for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Risks and population burden of cardiovascular diseases associated with diabetes in China: a prospective study of 0.5 million adults. PLoS Med 13(7): e1002026. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002026

Millwood I, Bennett D, Walters R, Clarke R, Waterworth D, Johnson T, Chen Y, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Hacker A, Yeo A, Parish S, Hill M, Chissoe S, Peto R, Cardon L, Collins R, Li Land Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. A phenome-wide association study of a lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2 loss-of-function variant in 90 000 Chinese adults. Int J Epidemiol Published Online 14 June 2016 doi: 10.1093/ije/dyw087

Peters S, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Millwood I, Bragg F, Zhou X, Ge P, Chen B, Gao Y, Li Y, Chen Y, Li L, Woodward M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 DOI 10.1007/s00125-016-3980-x

Gan W, Walters R , Holmes M , Bragg F, Millwood I, Banasik K, Chen Y, Du H, Iona A, Mahajan A, Yang L, Bian Z, Guo Y, Clarke R, Li L, McCarthy M, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 DOI: 10.1007/s00125-016-3920-9

Du H, Li L, Bennett D, Guo Y, Key T, Bian Z, Sherliker P, Gao H, Chen Y, Yang L, Chen J, Wang S, Du R, Su H, Collins R, Peto R, Chen Z, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Fresh fruit consumption and major cardiovascular disease in China. N Engl J Med 2016, 374;14 1332-1343

Lewington S, Lacey B, Clarke R, Guo Y, Kong X, Yang L, Chen Y, Bian Z, Chen J, Meng J, Xiong Y, He T, Pang Z, Zhang S, Collins R, Peto R, Li L, Chen Z; for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group.  The Burden of Hypertension and Associated Risk for Cardiovascular Mortality in China. JAMA Intern Med 2016, 176(4): 524-532 doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.0190 See also Invited Commentary

Kurmi O, Vaucher J, Xiao D, Holmes M, Guo Y, Davis K, Wang C, Qin H, Turnbull I, Peng P, Bian Z, Clarke R, Li L, Chen Y, Chen Z; On behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Validity of COPD diagnoses reported through nationwide health insurance systems in the People’s Republic of China.  Int J Chronic Obstr 2016, 11: 419–430 

Millwood I, Bennett D, Walters R, Clarke R, Waterworth D, Johnson T, Chen Y, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Hacker A, Yeo A, Parish S, Hill M, Chissoe S, Peto R, Cardon L, Collins R, Li L, Chen Z; China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 loss-of-function variant and risk of vascular diseases in 90,000 Chinese adults. J Am Coll Cardiol 2016, 67(2): 230-31, (research letter)

2015

Lv J, Qi L, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen Y, Yang L, Shen J, Wang S, Li M, Liu Y, Zhang L, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L and China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative G. Gallstone Disease and the Risk of Ischemic Heart Disease. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 5(35): 2232-7, 2015

Wu X, Li L, Chen X, Luo G, Que X, Chen X, Zhang N, Chen Z, Guo Y. Characteristics of hypertension prevalence and related factors in rural area in Sichuan Chin J Epidemiol 2015, 36(11): 1216-19 [Chinese]

Wu H, Wang H, Hu R, Zhong J, Qian Y, Wang C, Xie K, Chen L, Gong W, Guo Y, Yu M, Chen Z, Li L. Association between sleep duration and stroke in adults. Chin J Epidemiol 2015, 36(11): 1210-15 [Chinese]

Lan F, Lyu J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Cao W, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. 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]

Wang X, Lyu J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. Regional differences in adults' smoking pattern: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study in 10 areas in China. Chin J Epidemiol 2015, 36(11): 1200-04 [Chinese]

Li X, Lyu J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. Regional differences in adults' tea drinking pattern: findings from China Kadoorie Biobank study in 10 areas in China. Chin J Epidemiol 2015, 36(11): 1195-09 [Chinese]

Wang L, Lyu J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Pei P, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. 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): 1190-04 [Chinese]

Chen Z, Peto R, Zhou M, Iona A, Smith M, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Lancaster G, Sherliker P, Pang, Wang H, Su H, Wu M, Wu X, Chen J, Collins R, Li L, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Contrasting male and female trends in tobacco-attributed mortality in China: evidence from successive nationwide prospective cohort studies. Lancet 2015; 386:1447-56 (doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00340-2). See also Lancet Editorial

Chen Z, Peto R, Iona A, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Yang L, Zhang W, Lu F, Chen J, Collins R, Li L, for the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Emerging tobacco-related cancer risks in China: a nationwide prospective study of 0.5 million adults. Cancer 2015, 121(S17):3097-3106 (doi: 10.1002/cncr.29560).

Qin C, Yu C, Du H, Guo Y, Zheng B, Lyu J, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L. Differences in diet intake frequency of adults: findings from half a million people in 10 areas in China. Chin J Epidemiol 36(9): 911-916, 2015 [Chinese]

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

Lv J,Qi L, Yu C, Yang L, Guo Y, Chen Y, Bian Z, Sun D, Du J, Ge P, Tang Z, Hou W, Li Y, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L. Consumption of spicy foods and total and cause specific mortality: population based cohort study. British Medical Journal. 2015;351:h3942   See also BMJ Editorial by Nita Forouhi

Fan M,Lv Jun,Guo Y,Bian Z ,Yu C,Du H,Zhou H,Tan Y ,Chen J,Chen Z,Li L. Regional differences on patterns of physical activity and leisure sedentary time: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank study on half of a million people from 10 regions Chin J Epidemiol 2015,36(8):779-785 [Chinese]

Yu C , Shi Z , Lv J , Du H , Qi L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chang L, Tang X, Jiang Q , Mu H, Pan D, Chen J, Chen Z and Li L. Major dietary patterns in relation to general and central obesity among Chinese adults. Nutrients 2015, 7: 5834-5849; doi:10.3390/nu7075253

Lv J, Chen W, Sun D, Li S, Millwood I, Smith M, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen J, Chen Z , Li L on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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

Chen Z, Smith M, Du H, Guo Y, Clarke R, Zheng B, Collins R, Chen J, Qian Y, Wang X, Chen X, Tian X, Wang X, Peto R, Li L. Blood pressure in relation to general and central adiposity among 500 000 adult Chinese men and women. Int J Epidemiol 2015, 44(4): 1305-1319

Kurmi OP, Li L, Wang J, Millwood IY, Chen J, Collins R, Guo Y, Bian Z, Li J, Chen B, Xie K, Jia W, Gao Y, Peto R, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 Chronic Obstr 2015, 10:655-665

Yang L , Li L , Lewington S, Guo Y, Sherliker P , Bian Z , Collins R , Peto R , Liu Y, Yang R , Zhang Y, Li G, Liu S, Chen Z. 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 by Bruno R M , Taddei S.

Chen X, Du H, Zhang J, Chen X, Luo G, Que X, Zhang N, Bian, Guo Y, Li L , Chen Z and Wu X. Adiposity and blood pressure among 55,000 relatively lean rural adults in southwest of China. J Hum Hypertens 2015, 29(9): 522-529

Yu C, Lv J, Chen Y, Guo Y, Sherliker P, Bian Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L. Epidemiology of major depressive episodes among Chinese adults aged 30-79 years: data from the China Kadoorie Biobank. Chin J Epidemiol 2015, 36(1):52-56 [Chinese]

2014

Sun D, Lv J, Chen W, Li S, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen J , Chen Z , Li L. 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

Guo Y, Sun L, Tan Y, Li L. China Kadoorie Biobank: a resource for the next 50 years. Translational Medicine Journal 2014, 3(1):1-3 [Chinese]

Tao R, Du H, Zhou J, Su J ,Yang J, Hu Y, Ma L, Zhou R, Bian Z, Guo Y, Chen Z, Li L,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]

Du H, Li  L, Whitlock  G, Bennett  D, Guo  Y, Bian  Z, Chen J, Sherliker  P, Huang  Y, Zhang  N, Zheng  X, Li  Z, Hu  R, Collins  R, Peto  R, Chen  Z,  on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group 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, 14:82

Su D, Du H, Zhang X, Qian Y, Chen L, Chen Y, Guo Y, Bian Z, Chen Z, Li L 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

Lyu J, Guo Y, Bian Z, Yu C, Wang Z, Zhou H, Tan Y, Chen J, Chen Z, Li L.  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 l, Augustyn M, Kurmi OP, Chen J, Collins R, Guo Y, Han Y, Qin J, Xu G, Wang J, Bian Z, Zhou G, Peto R, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. Prevalence and correlates of airflow obstruction in ~317 000 never-smokers in China.  Eur Respir J 2014; 44: 66–77

Kurmi OP,  Li L , Smith M , Augustyn M, Chen J, Collins R, Guo Y,  Han Y, Qin J , Xu G, Wang J, Bian Z, Zhou G, Davis K, Peto R, Chen Z on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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 Resp Res 2014;1:e000025. doi:10.1136/bmjresp-2014-000025

Lewington S, Li L, Murugasen S, Hong LS, Yang L, Guo Y, Bian Z, Collins R, Chen J, He H, Wu M, He T, Ren X, Meng J, Peto R, Chen Z; on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank study collaboration. 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

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

Bragg F, Li L, Smith M, Guo Y, Chen Y, Millwood I, Bian Z, Walters R, Chen J, Yang L, Collins R, Peto R, Lu Y, Yu B, Xie X, Lei Y, Luo G, Chen Z; on behalf of the China Kadoorie Biobank collaborative group. 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

2013

Tao R, Su J, Zhou J, Yang J, Wu M, Hu Y, Zhou R, Yang L, Du H, Chen Z, Li L, 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): 764-769 [Chinese]

Mezuk B, Chen Y, Yu C, Guo Y, Bian Z, Collins R, Chen J, Pang Z, Wang H, Peto R, Que X, Zhang H, Tan Z, Kendler KS, Li L, Chen Z. Depression, anxiety, and prevalent diabetes in the Chinese population: Findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank of 0.5million people. J of Psychosomatic Research 2013, 75 (6): 511-517

Zhang Q, Li L, Smith M, Guo Y, Whitlock G, Bian Z, Kurmi O, Collins R, Chen J, Lv S, Pang Z, Chen C, Chen N, Xiong Y, Peto R, Chen Z; China Kadoorie Biobank study collaboration. 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):1464-1475

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]

Millwood IY, Li L, Smith M, Guo Y, Yang L, Bian Z, Lewington S, Whitlock G, Sherliker P, Collins R, Chen J, Peto R, Wang H, Xu J, He J, Yu M, Liu H, Chen Z; China Kadoorie Biobank collaborative group. 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): 816-827

Du H, Bennett D, Li L, Whitlock G, Guo Y, Collins R, Chen J, Bian Z, Hong LS, Feng S, Chen X, Chen L, Zhou R, Mao E, Peto R, Chen Z; China Kadoorie Biobank Collaborative Group. 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): 487-496

2012

Lewington S, Li L, Sherliker P, Guo Y, Millwood I, Bian Z, Whitlock G, Yang L, Collins R, Chen J, Wu X, Wang S, Hu Y, Jiang L, Yang L, Lacey B, Peto R, Chen Z; China Kadoorie Biobank study collaboration. Seasonal variation in blood pressure and its relationship with outdoor temperature in 10 diverse regions of China: the China Kadoorie Biobank. J of Hypertens 2012, 30(7): 1383-1391

Li LM, Lv J, Guo Y, Collins R, Chen JS, Peto R, Wu F, Chen ZM; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) Collaborative Group. [The China Kadoorie Biobank: related methodology and baseline characteristics of the participants]. Chin J Epidemiol 2012, 33(3): 249-255 [Chinese]

Li L, Guo Y, Chen Z, Chen J, Peto R. Epidemiology and the control of disease in China, with emphasis on the Chinese Biobank Study. Public Health 2012, 126(3): 210-213

2011

Chen Z, Chen J, Collins R, Guo Y, Peto R, Wu F, Li L; China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) collaborative group. China Kadoorie Biobank of 0.5 million people: survey methods, baseline characteristics and long-term follow-up. Int J Epidemiol 2011, 40(6): 1652-1666

2005

Chen ZM, Lee L, Chen J, Collins R, Wu F, Guo Y, Linksted P, Peto R: Cohort profile: the Kadoorie Study of Chronic Disease in China (KSCDC). Int J Epidemiol. 34(6): 1243-1249, 2005