Adult height and the risk of cause-specific death and vascular morbidity in 1 million people: individual participant meta-analysis

David Wormser, Emanuele Di Angelantonio, Stephen Kaptoge, Angela M. Wood, Pei Gao, Qi Sun, Goeran Walldius, Randi Selmer, W. M. Monique Verschuren, H. Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita, Gunnar Engstrom, Paul M. Ridker, Inger Njolstad, Hiroyasu Iso, Ingar Holme, Simona Giampaoli, Hugh Tunstall-Pedoe, J. Michael Gaziano, Eric J. Brunner, Frank KeeAlberto Tosetto, Christa Meisinger, Hermann Brenner, Pierre Ducimetiere, Peter H. Whincup, Robert W. Tipping, Ian Ford, Peter Cremer, Albert Hofman, Lars Wilhelmsen, Robert Clarke, Ian H. de Boer, J. Wouter Jukema, Alejandro Marin Ibanez, Debbie A. Lawlor, Ralph B., Sr. D'Agostino, Beatriz Rodriguez, Edoardo Casiglia, Coen D. A. Stehouwer, Leon A. Simons, Paul J. Nietert, Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos, Cecilia Bjorkelund, Timo E. Strandberg, Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller, Dan G. Blazer, Tom W. Meade, Lennart Welin, Kurt Svardsudd, Mark Woodward, Aulikki Nissinen, Daan Kromhout, Torben Jorgensen, Reijo S. Tilvis, Jack M Guralnik, Annika Rosengren, James O. Taylor, Stefan Kiechl, Gilles R. Dagenais, F. Gerry R. Fowkes, Robert B. Wallace, Kay-Tee Khaw, Jonathan A. Shaffer, Marjolein Visser, Jussi Kauhanen, Jukka T. Salonen, John Gallacher, Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Akihiko Kitamura, Johan Sundstrom, Patrik Wennberg, Yutaka Kiyohara, Makoto Daimon, Agustin Gomez-de-la-Camara, Jackie A. Cooper, Altan Onat, Richard B Devereux, Kenneth J. Mukamal, Rachel Dankner, Matthew W. Knuiman, Carlos J. Crespo, Ron T. Gansevoort, Uri Goldbourt, Borge G. Nordestgaard, Jonathan E. Shaw, Michael Mussolino, Hidaeki Nakagawa, Astrid Fletcher, Lewis H. Kuller, Richard F. Gillum, Vilmundur Gudnason, Gerd Assmann, Nicholas Wald, Pekka R. Jousilahti, Philip Greenland, Maurizio Trevisan, Hanno Ulmer, Adam S. Butterworth, Aaron R. Folsom, George Davey-Smith, Frank B. Hu, John Danesh

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1419-1433
JournalInternational Journal of Epidemiology
Volume41
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012

Keywords

  • Height
  • cardiovascular disease
  • cancer
  • cause-specific mortality
  • epidemiological study
  • meta-analysis

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Wormser, D., Di Angelantonio, E., Kaptoge, S., Wood, A. M., Gao, P., Sun, Q., Walldius, G., Selmer, R., Verschuren, W. M. M., Bueno-de-Mesquita, H. B., Engstrom, G., Ridker, P. M., Njolstad, I., Iso, H., Holme, I., Giampaoli, S., Tunstall-Pedoe, H., Gaziano, J. M., Brunner, E. J., ... Danesh, J. (2012). Adult height and the risk of cause-specific death and vascular morbidity in 1 million people: individual participant meta-analysis. International Journal of Epidemiology, 41(5), 1419-1433. https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dys086