The British Heart Foundation Centre on Population Approaches for Non-Communicable Disease Prevention carries out research that influences public health policy and practice, which relates to population approaches for the prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) i.e. cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancer and lung diseases.
Use of new guidance to profile 'equivalent minutes' of aerobic physical activity for adults in England reveals gender, geographical, and socio-economic inequalities in meeting public health guidance: A cross-sectional study.
Roberts D. et al, (2016), Prev Med Rep, 4, 50 - 60
Will Exercise Advice Be Sufficient for Treatment of Young Adults With Prehypertension and Hypertension? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Williamson W. et al, (2016), Hypertension, 68, 78 - 87
The physical activity profiles of South Asian ethnic groups in England.
Bhatnagar P. et al, (2016), J Epidemiol Community Health, 70, 602 - 608
The effects of the Danish saturated fat tax on food and nutrient intake and modelled health outcomes: an econometric and comparative risk assessment evaluation.
Smed S. et al, (2016), Eur J Clin Nutr, 70, 681 - 686
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research