C R Gale
Affiliation: University of Southampton
- Gale C, MÃµttus R, Deary I, Cooper C, Sayer A. Personality and Risk of Frailty: the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing. Ann Behav Med. 2017;51:128-136 pubmed publisher..Future studies need to replicate these observations in other populations and explore the mechanisms underlying these associations. ..
- Gale C, Wilson J, Deary I. Globus sensation and psychopathology in men: the Vietnam experience study. Psychosom Med. 2009;71:1026-31 pubmed publisher..Men presenting with globus might have developed that particular symptom to "represent" other, related and treatable psychopathology, which should also be investigated. ..
- Gale C, Deary I, Fowkes F, Batty G. Intelligence in early adulthood and subclinical atherosclerosis in middle-aged men: the Vietnam Experience Study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2012;66:e13 pubmed publisher..Men of lower intelligence may be more susceptible to atherogenesis, though this mechanism does not appear to explain their increased risk of earlier death. ..
- Gale C, Allerhand M, Deary I. Is there a bidirectional relationship between depressive symptoms and cognitive ability in older people? A prospective study using the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing. Psychol Med. 2012;42:2057-69 pubmed publisher....
- Gale C, Baylis D, Cooper C, Sayer A. Inflammatory markers and incident frailty in men and women: the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing. Age (Dordr). 2013;35:2493-501 pubmed publisher..High concentrations of the inflammatory markers CRP and fibrinogen are more strongly predictive of incident frailty in women than in men. Further research is needed to understand the mechanisms underlying this sex difference. ..
- Gale C, Westbury L, Cooper C, Dennison E. Risk factors for incident falls in older men and women: the English longitudinal study of ageing. BMC Geriatr. 2018;18:117 pubmed publisher..Our observation that associations between pain, balance and comorbidity and incident falls risk varied by sex needs further investigation in other cohorts. ..
- Bouillon K, Kivimaki M, Hamer M, Sabia S, Fransson E, Singh Manoux A, et al. Measures of frailty in population-based studies: an overview. BMC Geriatr. 2013;13:64 pubmed publisher..Although there are numerous frailty scales currently in use, reliability and validity have rarely been examined. The most evaluated and frequently used measure is the Phenotype of Frailty. ..
- Okely J, Weiss A, Gale C. The interaction between stress and positive affect in predicting mortality. J Psychosom Res. 2017;100:53-60 pubmed publisher..98; 95% CI=0.89, 1.08). Our results support the stress-buffering model and illustrate that the association between positive affect and reduced risk may be strongest under challenging circumstances. ..