Journal article

The association of asthma with BMI and menarche in the 1958 British Birth Cohort

Louisa Gnatiuc, Bernet Kato, Melanie C Matheson, Roger B Newson, Deborah L Jarvis

Journal of Asthma (New York) | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to acknowledge the original creators, sponsors, depositors and distributors of the NCDS data. Sweeps 0-3, 1958-1974 were created by the National Birthday Trust Fund and the National Children's Bureau, and sponsored by the Economic and Social Research Council, the National Birthday Trust Fund, the Institute of Child Health (University College London), the National Foundation for Educational Research and the Department of Health. Sweep 4, 1981 and Public Examination Results, 1978 were created by the National Children's Bureau, and sponsored by the Department of Health and Social Security, the Department of Education and Science, the Department of Employment, the Department of the Environment and the Manpower Services Commission. Sweep 5, 1991 was created by the Social Statistics Research Unit, City University, and sponsored by the Economic and Social Research Council, the Department of Health, the Department of Social Security, the Department of Employment, the Department of Education and Science, the Department of the Environment, the Transport and Road Research Laboratory, the Health and Safety Executive and the National Institute for Child Health and Development, USA. The principal investigator (depositor and copyright holder) for all three Data Collections is the Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education, University of London. The Data Collections (2nd edition, 2008) were distributed by the UK Data Archive, University of Essex, Colchester. The original data creators, depositors or copyright holders, the funders of the Data Collections and the UK Data Archive bear no responsibility for their further analysis or interpretation.