Nandi A, Ashok A, Kinra S, Behrman JR, Laxminarayan R. Early Childhood Nutrition Is Positively Associated with Adolescent Educational Outcomes: Evidence from the Andhra Pradesh Child and Parents Study (APCAPS). J Nutr. 2016 Mar 9. pii: jn223198. Full text access here

Matsuzaki M, Sullivan R, Ekelund U, Radha Krishna KV, Kulkarni B, Collier T, Ben-Shlomo Y, Kinra S, and Kuper H. Development and evaluation of the Andhra Pradesh Children and Parent Study Physical Activity Questionnaire (APCAPS-PAQ): a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 2016 Jan 19;16(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2706-9. Full text access here

Jones AD, Hayter AK, Baker CP, Prabhakaran P, Gupta V, Kulkarni B, Smith GD, Ben-Shlomo Y, Krishna KV, Kumar PU, Kinra S. The co-occurrence of anemia and cardiometabolic disease risk demonstrates sex-specific sociodemographic patterning in an urbanizing rural region of southern India. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2016 Mar;70(3):364-72. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.177. Full text access here


Baker CP, Kulkarni B,  Radha Krishna KV, Charyulu MS, Gregson J, Matsuzaki M, Taylor AE, Prabhakaran D, Mamidi RS, Wells J, Wilkinson I, McEniery C, Yasmin, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y, Kuper H, Kinra S. Is the Association between Vitamin D and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Confounded by Obesity? Evidence from the Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS). Public Library of Science ONE 2015 Jun 16;10(6):e0129468. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129468. Full text access here

Bowen L, Taylor AE , Sullivan R, Ebrahim S, Kinra S, Radha Krishna KV, Kulkarni B, Ben-Shlomo Y, Ekelund U,7, Wells JC and Kuper H. Associations between diet, physical activity and body fat distribution: a cross sectional study in an Indian population. BMC Public Health 2015 15:281. doi 10.1186/s12889-015-1550-7. Full text access here

Gupta V, Millett C, Kaur Walia G, Kinra S, Aggarwal A, Prabhakaran P, Bhogadi S, Kumar A, Gupta R, Prabhakaran D, Reddy KS, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y, Radha Krishna KV, and Ebrahim S. Socio-economic patterning of cardiometabolic risk factors in rural and peri-urban India: Andhra Pradesh children and parents study (APCAPS). Z Gesundh Wiss. 2015;23(3):129-136. Full text access here

Hayter AK, Jeffery R, Sharma C, Prost A, Kinra S. Community perceptions of health and chronic disease in South Indian rural transitional communities: a qualitative study. Glob Health Action 2015 Feb; 8:25946. doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.25946. Full text access here

Matsuzaki M, Kuper H, Kulkarni B, Ploubidis GB,  Wells JC,  Radha Krishna KV, Prabhakaran P, Gupta V, KaurWalia G, Aggarwal A, Prabhakaran D, Rameshwar-Sarma KV, Davey-Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y, and Kinra S. Adolescent undernutrition and early adulthood bone mass in an urbanizing rural community in India. Archives of Osteoporosis. 2015;10: 29. doi:  10.1007/s11657-015-0232-5. Full text access here


Kuper H, Taylor A, Krishna KV, Ben-Shlomo Y, Gupta R, Kulkarni B, Prabhakaran D, Davey Smith G, Wells J, Ebrahim S, Kinra S. Is vulnerability to cardiometabolic disease in Indians mediated by abdominal adiposity or higher body adiposity. BMC Public Health. 2014 Dec 1;14:1239. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1239. Full text access here

Kulkarni B, Kuper H, Taylor A, Wells JC, Radhakrishna KV, Kinra S, Ben-Shlomo Y, Smith GD, Ebrahim S, Kurpad AV, Byrne NM, Hills AP. Assessment of body composition in Indian adults: comparison between dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and isotope dilution technique. Br J Nutr. 2014 Oct 14;112(7):1147-53. doi: 10.1017/S0007114514001718. Full text access here

Bhattacharya S, Smith GD, Shah SH, Ben-Shlomo Y and Kinra S, Anthropometric Measures and Insulin Resistance in Rural Indian Adolescents. Journal of Biosafety and Health Education 2014: doi: 10.4172/2332-0893.1000116. Full text access here

Kinra S, Johnson M, Kulkarni B, Rameshwar Sarma KV, Ben-Shlomo Y, Smith GD, Socioeconomic position and CVD risk in rural Indian adolescents: Evidence from the Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS). Public Health 2014;128:852-9. Full text access here

Kulkarni B, Kuper H, Radhakrishna KV, Hills AP, Byrne NM, et al. The association of early life supplemental nutrition with lean body mass and grip strength in adulthood: evidence from the APCAPS. American Journal of Epidemiology 2014;179:700-9.   Full text access here

Matsuzaki M, Kuper H, Kulkarni B, Radakrishna KV, Viljakainen H, Taylor AE, et al. Life course determinants of bone mass in young adults from a transitional rural community in India: the Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS). American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2014;1450-9. Full text access here


Kinra S, Radhakrishna KV, Kuper H, et al. Cohort Profile: Andhra Pradesh Children and Parents Study (APCAPS). International Journal of Epidemiology 2013:1-8, doi: 10.1093/ije/dyt128.   Full text access here

Kulkarni B, Kuper H, Taylor AE, Hills AP, Byrne NM, Taylor AE, et al. Development and validation of anthropometric prediction equations for estimation of lean body mass and appendicular lean soft tissue in Indian men and women. Journal of Applied Physiology 2013. Published online before print August 15, 2013.   Full text access here


Molinari F, Meiburger KM, Zeng G, Saba L, Rajendra Acharya U, Famiglietti L, et al. Automated carotid IMT measurement and its validation in low contrast ultrasound database of 885 patient Indian population epidemiological study: results of AtheroEdge Software. International Angiology 2012;31:42-53.   Full text access here

Taylor AE, Kuper H, Varma RD, Wells JC, Bell JD, Radakrishna KV, et al. Validation of dual energy X-ray absorptiometry measures of abdominal fat by comparison with magnetic resonance imaging in an Indian population. PLoS One 2012;7:e51042.   Full text access here


Kinra S, Sarma KV, Hards M, Smith GD, Ben-Shlomo Y. Is relative leg length a biomarker of childhood nutrition? Long term follow-up of the Hyderabad Nutrition Trial. International Journal of Epidemiology 2011;40:1022-9.   Full text access here


Kinra S, Rameshwar Sarma KV, Ghafoorunissa, Mendu VV, Ravikumar R, Mohan V, et al. Effect of integration of supplemental nutrition with public health programmes in pregnancy and early childhood on cardiovascular risk in rural Indian adolescents: long term follow-up of Hyderabad nutrition trial. BMJ 2008;337:a605.   Full text access here

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