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Evaluating associations between metabolic health, obesity and depressive symptoms: a prospective analysis of data from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) with a 2‑year follow‑up
  1. Natasha Slater,
  2. Charlotte Rowley,
  3. Rebecca Hayley Venables,
  4. Simon White,
  5. Martin Frisher
  1. School of Pharmacy, Keele University, Keele, UK
  1. Correspondence to Natasha Slater; n.slater{at}keele.ac.uk

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  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Contributors MF, CR, SW and RHV contributed to the study idea. MF led the study. Data analysis was conducted by MF, CR and NS. All authors had full access to ELSA Wave 6 and Wave 7 data, supplied by the UK Data Service and they take full responsibility for the integrity and accurate analysis of data. All authors contributed to data interpretation. NS drafted the manuscript with contributions from MF, CR, SW and RHV. MF and NS are the guarantors for this study.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval All ELSA waves have been ethically approved by the National Research and Ethics Committee under the National Research and Ethics Service.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No additional data are available for this study; however, all ELSA data are anonymised and publicly available from https://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/.

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Footnotes

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Contributors MF, CR, SW and RHV contributed to the study idea. MF led the study. Data analysis was conducted by MF, CR and NS. All authors had full access to ELSA Wave 6 and Wave 7 data, supplied by the UK Data Service and they take full responsibility for the integrity and accurate analysis of data. All authors contributed to data interpretation. NS drafted the manuscript with contributions from MF, CR, SW and RHV. MF and NS are the guarantors for this study.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval All ELSA waves have been ethically approved by the National Research and Ethics Committee under the National Research and Ethics Service.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No additional data are available for this study; however, all ELSA data are anonymised and publicly available from https://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/.

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