Lifestyle and Chronic Disease in College Alumni (Harvard Alumni Health Study)

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References

Publications

  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Wing AL, Hyde RT, Jung DL. Physical activity and incidence of hypertension in college alumni. Am J Epidemiol. 1983 Mar;117(3):245-57. Pubmed ID:6829553
  • Whittemore AS, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Anderson K, Halpern J. Early precursors of pancreatic cancer in college men. J Chronic Dis. 1983;36(3):251-6. Pubmed ID:6826689
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr: Exercise in the Primary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease. In: Heart Disease and Rehabilitation, M Pollock (Ed). New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2nd Ed., 1986.
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hyde RT. Exercise in the prevention of coronary heart disease. Prev Med. 1984 Jan;13(1):3-22. Review. Pubmed ID:6371776
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hyde RT, Wing AL, Steinmetz CH. A natural history of athleticism and cardiovascular health. JAMA. 1984 Jul 27;252(4):491-5. Pubmed ID:6737639
  • Whittemore AS, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Anderson K, Lee JE. Early precursors of urogenital cancers in former college men. J Urol. 1984 Dec;132(6):1256-61. Pubmed ID:6502830
  • Whittemore AS, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Anderson K, Lee JE. Early precursors of site-specific cancers in college men and women. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1985 Jan;74(1):43-51. Pubmed ID:3855486
  • Powell KE, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Workshop on Epidemiologic and Public Health Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise: a summary. Public Health Rep. 1985 Mar-Apr;100(2):118-26. Pubmed ID:3920710
  • Sasco AJ, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Measles infection and Parkinson's disease. Am J Epidemiol. 1985 Dec;122(6):1017-31. Pubmed ID:4061437
  • Blair SN, Haskell WL, Ho P, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Vranizan KM, Farquhar JW, Wood PD. Assessment of habitual physical activity by a seven-day recall in a community survey and controlled experiments. Am J Epidemiol. 1985 Nov;122(5):794-804. Pubmed ID:3876763
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hyde RT, Wing AL, Hsieh CC. Physical activity, all-cause mortality, and longevity of college alumni. N Engl J Med. 1986 Mar 6;314(10):605-13. Pubmed ID:3945246
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hyde RT, Hsieh CC, Wing AL. Physical activity, other life-style patterns, cardiovascular disease and longevity. Acta Med Scand Suppl. 1986;711:85-91. Review. Pubmed ID:3535417
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr. Contributions of epidemiology to exercise science and cardiovascular health. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1988 Oct;20(5):426-38. Review. Pubmed ID:3057307
  • Kohl HW 3rd, Powell KE, Gordon NF, Blair SN, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Physical activity, physical fitness, and sudden cardiac death. Epidemiol Rev. 1992;14:37-58. Review. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:1289116
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Lee IM, Wing AL. The influence of physical activity on the incidence of site-specific cancers in college alumni. Adv Exp Med Biol. 1992;322:7-15. Review. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:1442302
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Change in body weight and longevity. JAMA. 1992 Oct 21;268(15):2045-9. Pubmed ID:1404740
  • Blair SN, Kohl HW, Gordon NF, Paffenbarger RS Jr. How much physical activity is good for health? Annu Rev Public Health. 1992;13:99-126. Review. Pubmed ID:1599603
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hsieh CC. Time trends in physical activity among college alumni, 1962-1988. Am J Epidemiol. 1992 Apr 15;135(8):915-25. Pubmed ID:1585904
  • Hsieh CC, Maisonneuve P, Boyle P, Macfarlane GJ, Roberston C. Analysis of quantitative data by quantiles in epidemiologic studies: classification according to cases, noncases, or all subjects? Epidemiology. 1991 Mar;2(2):137-40. Pubmed ID:1932311
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Jung DL, Leung RW, Hyde RT. Physical activity and hypertension: an epidemiological view. Ann Med. 1991 Aug;23(3):319-27. Pubmed ID:1930924
  • Hsieh CC. The effect of non-differential outcome misclassification on estimates of the attributable and prevented fraction. Stat Med. 1991 Mar;10(3):361-73. Pubmed ID:2028120
  • Helmrich SP, Ragland DR, Leung RW, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Physical activity and reduced occurrence of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. N Engl J Med. 1991 Jul 18;325(3):147-52. Pubmed ID:2052059
  • Lee IM, Hsieh CC, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Exercise intensity and longevity in men. The Harvard Alumni Health Study. JAMA. 1995 Apr 19;273(15):1179-84. Pubmed ID:7707624
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Kampert JB, Lee IM, Hyde RT, Leung RW, Wing AL. Changes in physical activity and other lifeway patterns influencing longevity. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1994 Jul;26(7):857-65. Pubmed ID:7934759
  • Lee IM, Manson JE, Hennekens CH, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Body weight and mortality. A 27-year follow-up of middle-aged men. JAMA. 1993 Dec 15;270(23):2823-8. Pubmed ID:8133621
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hyde RT, Wing AL, Lee IM, Jung DL, Kampert JB. The association of changes in physical-activity level and other lifestyle characteristics with mortality among men. N Engl J Med. 1993 Feb 25;328(8):538-45. Pubmed ID:8426621
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Blair SN, Lee IM, Hyde RT. Measurement of physical activity to assess health effects in free-living populations. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1993 Jan;25(1):60-70. Pubmed ID:8423758
  • Helmrich SP, Ragland DR, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Prevention of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus with physical activity. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1994 Jul;26(7):824-30. Review. Pubmed ID:7934754
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Lee IM, Leung R. Physical activity and personal characteristics associated with depression and suicide in American college men. Acta Psychiatr Scand Suppl. 1994;377:16-22. Pubmed ID:8053361
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Do physical activity and physical fitness avert premature mortality? Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 1996;24:135-71. Review. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:8744249
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Kampert JB, Lee IM. Physical activity and health of college men: longitudinal observations. Int J Sports Med. 1997 Jul;18 Suppl 3:S200-3. Pubmed ID:9272849
  • Paffenbarger RS Jr, Lee IM, Kampert JB. Physical activity in the prevention of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. World Rev Nutr Diet. 1997;82:210-8. Review. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:9270323
  • Sahi T, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Hsieh CC, Lee IM. Body mass index, cigarette smoking, and other characteristics as predictors of self-reported, physician-diagnosed gallbladder disease in male college alumni. Am J Epidemiol. 1998 Apr 1;147(7):644-51. Pubmed ID:9554603
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Associations of light, moderate, and vigorous intensity physical activity with longevity. The Harvard Alumni Health Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Feb 1;151(3):293-9. Pubmed ID:10670554
  • Cole SR, Kawachi I, Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS, Lee IM. Sense of exhaustion and coronary heart disease among college alumni. Am J Cardiol. 1999 Dec 15;84(12):1401-5. Pubmed ID:10606112
  • Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS, Ha T, Lee IM. Physical activity and cardiovascular disease risk in middle-aged and older women. Am J Epidemiol. 1999 Aug 15;150(4):408-16. Pubmed ID:10453817
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Life is sweet: candy consumption and longevity. BMJ. 1998 Dec 19-26;317(7174):1683-4. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:9857124
  • Lee IM, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Physical activity and stroke incidence: the Harvard Alumni Health Study. Stroke. 1998 Oct;29(10):2049-54. Pubmed ID:9756580
  • Lee IM, Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS Jr. Physical activity and coronary heart disease risk in men: does the duration of exercise episodes predict risk? Circulation. 2000 Aug 29;102(9):981-6. Pubmed ID:10961961
  • Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Lee IM. Physical activity and coronary heart disease in men: The Harvard Alumni Health Study. Circulation. 2000 Aug 29;102(9):975-80. Pubmed ID:10961960
  • Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS Jr, Lee IM. Alcohol consumption and risk of prostate cancer: The Harvard Alumni Health Study. Int J Epidemiol. 2001 Aug;30(4):749-55. Pubmed ID:11511598
  • Sesso HD, Paffenbarger RS, Lee IM. Comparison of National Death Index and World Wide Web death searches. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Jul 15;152(2):107-11. Pubmed ID:10909946

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