Peer-reviewed Publications

Some publications are published under Danielle Morris (maiden name)

81. G.J.H. Biddle, C.L. Edwardson, A.V. Rowlands, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Differences in objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behaviour between white Europeans and south Asians recruited from primary care: cross-sectional analysis of the PROPELS trial. BMC Public Health 2019; 19(1): 95. 

80. D.M. Harrington, M.J. Davies, D. Bodicoat, et al. A school-based intervention (‘Girls Active’) to increase physical activity levels among 11- to 14-year-old girls: cluster RCT. NIHR Journals Library 2019; Feb.

79. G.S. Gulsin, E.M. Brady, D.J. Swarbrick, L. Athithan, J. Henson, E. Baldry, J. McAdam, A.M. Marsh, K.S. Parke, J.V. Wormleighton, E. Levelt, T. Yates, D. Bodicoat, et al. Rationale, design and study protocol of the randomised controlled trial: Diabetes Interventional Assessment of Slimming or Training tO Lessen Inconspicuous Cardiovascular Dysfunction (the DIASTOLIC study). BMJ Open 2019; 9(3): e023207.

78. N. Perrin, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Effectiveness of psychoeducational interventions for the treatment of diabetes-specific emotional distress and glycaemic control in people with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Care Diabetes 2019; doi: 10.1016/j.pcd.2019.04.001. [Epub ahead of print].

77. J.M. Charles, D.M. Harrington, M.J. Davies, C.L. Edwardson, T. Gorely, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Micro-costing and a cost-consequence analysis of the ‘Girls Active’ programme: A cluster randomised controlled trial. PLoS One 2019; 14(8): e0221276.

76. T. Gorely, D.M. Harrington, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Process evaluation of the school-based Girls Active programme. BMC Public Health 2019; 16(1): 1187.

75. M.A. Webb, H. Mani, S.J. Robertson, H.L. Waller, D.R. Webb, C.L. Edwardson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Moderate increases in daily step count are associated with reduced IL6 and CRP in women with PCOS. Endocrine Connect 2018; 7(12): 1442-1447. 

74. T. Yates, C.L. Edwardson, C. Celis-Morales, S.J.H. Biddle, D. Bodicoat, et al. Metabolic effects of breaking prolonged sitting with standing or light walking in older South Asians and White Europeans: a randomized acute study. The Journals of Gerontology: Series A 2018; doi: 10.1093/gerona/gly252. [Epub ahead of print].

73. L.Y. Herring, H. Dallosso, S. Chatterjee, D. Bodicoat, et al. Physical Activity after Cardiac EventS (PACES) – a group education programme with subsequent text-message support designed to increase physical activity in individuals with diagnosed coronary heart disease: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials 2018; 19(1): 537.

72. J.A. Sargeant, L.J. Gray, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. The effect of exercise training on intrahepatic triglyceride and hepatic insulin sensitivity: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Obesity Reviews 2018; 19(10): 1446-1459. 

71. C. Fitzpatrick, S. Chatterjee, S. Seidu, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Association of hypoglycaemia and risk of cardiac arrhythmia in patients with diabetes mellitus: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism 2018; 20(9): 2169-2178.

70. D.M. Harrington, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Effectiveness of the ‘Girls Active’ school-based physical activity programme: A cluster randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity 2018; 15(1): 40.

69. E.M. Brady, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Sleep duration, obesity and insulin resistance in a multi-ethnic UK population at high risk of diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2018; 139: 195-202.

68. A.V. Rowlands, D.M. Harrington, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Compliance of Adolescent Girls to Repeated Deployments of Wrist-Worn Accelerometers. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 2018; 50(7): 1508-1517.

67. J. Henson, C.L. Edwardson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Reallocating sitting time to standing or stepping through isotemporal analysis: associations with markers of chronic low-grade inflammation. Journal of Sports Sciences 2018; 36(14): 1586-1593.

66. H. Mani, Y. Chudasama, M. Hadjiconstantinou, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Structured education programme for women with polycystic ovary syndrome: A randomised controlled trial. Endocrine Connections 2018; 7(1): 26-35.

65. M. Webb, M. Davies, N. Ashra, D. Bodicoat, et al. The association between depressive symptoms and insulin resistance, inflammation and adiposity in men and women. PLOS One 2018; 12(11): e0187448.

64. A.C. Routen, S. Biddle, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Study design and protocol for a mixed methods evaluation of an intervention to reduce and break-up sitting time in primary school classrooms in the UK: The CLASS PAL (Physically Active Learning) Programme. BMJ Open 2017; 7(11): e019428.

63. M. McCarthy, C.L. Edwardson, M.J. Davies, J. Henson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Fitness moderates glycemic responses to sitting and light activity breaks. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2017; 49(11): 2216-2222.

62. M. McCarthy, C.L. Edwardson, M.J. Davies, J. Henson, A. Rowlands, J.A. King, D.H. Bodicoat, K. Khunti, T. Yates. Breaking up sedentary time with seated upper body activity can regulate metabolic health in obese high risk adults: A randomised crossover trial. Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism 2017; 19(12): 1732-1739.

61. F. Kidy, N.N. Dhalwani, D. Harrington, L. Gray, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Associations between anthropometric measurements and cardiometabolic risk factors in White European and South Asian adults in the UK. Mayo Clinic Proceedings 2017; 92(6): 925-933.

60. S.I. Seidu, D.H. Bodicoat, M.J. Davies, et al. Evaluating the impact of an enhanced primary care diabetes service on diabetes outcomes: a before-after study. Primary Care Diabetes 2017; 11(2): 171-177.

59. M. Hadjiconstantinou, J. Byrne, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Do Web-Based Interventions Improve Well-Being in Type 2 Diabetes? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2016; 18(10): 42-57.

58. P. Carter, D.H. Bodicoat, A. Jones, et al. The impact of neighbourhood walkability on the effectiveness of a structured education programme to increase objectively measured walking. Journal of Public Health 2017; doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdw144 [Epub ahead of print].

57. C.L. Edwardson, J. Henson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Associations of reallocating sitting time into standing or stepping with glucose, insulin and insulin sensitivity: a cross-sectional analysis of adults at risk of type 2 diabetes. BMJ Open 2017; 7(1): e014267.

56. K. Bakrania, T.E. Yates, C.L. Edwardson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Associations of moderate-to-vigorous-intensity physical activity and body mass index with glycated haemoglobin within the general population: a cross-sectional analysis of Health Survey for England. BMJ Open 2017; 7(4): e014456.        

55. G. O’Donovan, Y. Chudasama, S. Grocock, R. Leigh, A.M. Dalton, L.J. Gray, T. Yates, C. Edwardson, S. Hill, J. Henson, D. Webb, K. Khunti, M.J. Davies, A.P. Jones, D.H. Bodicoat, A. Wells (Joint senior author). The association between air pollution and type 2 diabetes in a large cross-sectional study in Leicester: The CHAMPIONS Study. Environment International 2017; 104: 41-47.

54. E.A.H. Winkler, D.H. Bodicoat, G.N. Healy, et al. Identifying adults’ valid waking wear time by automated estimation in activPAL data collected with a 24-hour wear protocol. Physiological Measurement 2016; 37(10); 1653-1668.

53. S.I. Seidu, N.S. Walker, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. A systematic review of interventions targeting primary care or community based professionals on cardio-metabolic risk factor control in people with diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 2016; 113: 1-13.

52. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding author), K. Khunti, B.T. Srinivasan, et al. Incident type 2 diabetes and the effect of early regression to normoglycaemia in a population with impaired glucose regulation. Diabetic Medicine 2017; 34(3): 396-404.

51. K. Bakrania, C.L. Edwardson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Associations of mutually exclusive categories of physical activity and sedentary time with markers of cardiometabolic health in English adults: a cross-sectional analysis of the Health Survey for England. BMC Public Health 2016; 16: 25.

50. C. Edwardson, E. Winkler, D. Bodicoat, et al. Considerations when using the activPAL monitor in field based research with adult populations. Journal of Sport and Health Science 2017; 6: 162-178.

49. S. Biddle, C. Edwardson, E. Wilmot, T. Yates, T. Gorely, D. Bodicoat, et al. A randomised controlled trial to reduce sedentary time in young adults at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: Project STAND (Sedentary Time ANd Diabetes). PLoS One 2015; 10(12): e0143398.

48. J. Henson, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Breaking up prolonged sitting with standing or walking attenuates the postprandial metabolic response in postmenopausal women: A randomised acute study. Diabetes Care 2016; 39(1): 130-138.

47. T. Yates, S. Griffin, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Promotion of physical activity through structured education with differing Levels of ongoing support for people at high risk of type 2 diabetes (PROPELS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial in a diverse multi-ethnic population. Trials 2015; 16: 289.

46. P. Carter, D.H. Bodicoat, M.J. Davies, et al. A retrospective evaluation of the NHS Health Check Programme in a multi ethnic population. Journal of Public Health 2016; 38(3): 534-542.

45. T. Yates, C. Edwardson, D. Dunstan, D. Bodicoat, et al. Objectively measured sedentary time and associations with insulin sensitivity: Importance of reallocating sedentary time to physical activity. Prev Med 2015; 76: 79-83.

44. C.L. Edwardson, D.M. Harrington, T. Yates, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. A cluster randomised controlled trial to investigate the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of the Girls Active intervention: a study protocol. BMC Public Health 2015; 15: 526.

43. M. Mansoubi, N. Pearson, S.A. Clemes, S.J.H. Biddle, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Energy expenditure during common sitting and standing tasks: examining the 1.5 MET definition of sedentary behaviour. BMC Public Health 2015; 15: 516.

42. J.E. Potts, L.J. Gray, E. Brady, K. Khunti, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat. The effect of glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists on weight loss in type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis. PLOS One 2015; 10(6): e0126769.

41. D.H. Bodicoat, P. Carter, A. Comber, et al. Is the number of fast food outlets in the neighbourhood related to screen-detected type 2 diabetes mellitus and associated risk factors? Public Health Nutr 2015; 18(9): 1698-1705.

40. H. Mani, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Clinical characteristics of polycystic ovary syndrome: investigating differences in white and South Asian women.Clin Endocrinol 2015; 83(4): 542-549.

39. T. Yates, M.J. Davies, J. Henson, C. Edwardson, D. Webb, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Effect of the PPARG2 Pro12Ala polymorphism on associations of physical activity and sedentary time with markers of insulin sensitivity in those with an elevated risk of type 2 diabetes. PLOS One 2015; 10(5): e0124062.

38. P. Carter, D.H. Bodicoat, L.M. Quinn, et al. Serum potassium and glucose regulation in the ADDITION-Leicester Screening Study. Journal of Diabetes Research 2015; 923749.

37. T. Yates, J. Henson, C. Edwardson, D. Bodicoat, et al. Differences in levels of physical activity between white and south Asian populations within a health care setting: impact of measurement type in a cross sectional study. BMJ Open 2015; 5(7): e006181.

36. N.N. Gholap, K. Khunti, M.J. Davies, D.H. Bodicoat, I.B. Squire. Survival in South Asian and White European patients after acute myocardial infarction. Heart 2015; 101(8): 630-636.

35. C.L. Edridge, A.J. Dunkley, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Prevalence and incidence of hypoglycaemia in 532,542 people with type 2 diabetes on oral therapies and insulin: a systematic review and meta-analysis of population based studies. PLOS One 2015; 10(6): e0126427.

34. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), G. O’Donovan, A.M. Dalton, et al. The association between neighbourhood greenspace and type 2 diabetes in a large cross-sectional study. BMJ Open 2014; 4(12): e006076.

33. E.L. Watson, N.J. Greening, J.L. Viana, J. Aulakh, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Progressive resistance exercise training in CKD: a feasibility study.American Journal of Kidney Disease 2015; 66(2): 249-257.

32. J. Henson, C. Edwardson, B. Morgan, M. Horsfield, D. Bodicoat, et al. Associations of sedentary time with fat distribution in a high risk population. Med Sci Sport Exer 2015; 47(8): 1727-1734.

31. H.M. Dallosso, D.H. Bodicoat, M. Campbell, et al. Self-monitoring of blood glucose compared to self-monitoring of urine glucose in adults with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes receiving structured education: a cluster randomised controlled trial. Diabetic Med 2015; 32(3): 414-422.

30. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), X. Mundet, M.J. Davies, et al. The impact of a programme to improve quality of care for people with type 2 diabetes on hard to reach groups: The GEDAPS study. Primary Care Diabetes 2015; 9(3): 211-218.

29. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), X. Mundet, L.J. Gray, et al. Identifying effective pathways in a successful continuous quality improvement programme: The GEDAPS Study. J Eval Clin Pract 2014; 20(6): 1137-1143.

28. W. Sauerbrei, M. Abrahamowicz, D.G. Altman, S. le Cessie, J. Carpenter on behalf of the STRATOS initiative (D.H. Bodicoat named member of STRATOS initiative). STRengthening Analytical Thinking for Observational Studies: The STRATOS initiative. Stat Med 2014; 33(30): 5221-5432.

27. J. Krause, S. Agarwal, D. Bodicoat, et al. Evaluation of a tailored intervention to improve management of overweight and obesity in primary care; study protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial. Trials 2014; 15: 82.

26. S. Parekh, D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), E. Brady, et al. Clinical characteristics of people experiencing biochemical hypoglycaemia during an oral glucose tolerance test: Cross-sectional analyses from a UK multi-ethnic population. Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2014; 104(3): 427-434.

25. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), M.J. Schoemaker, M.E. Jones, et al. Timing of pubertal stages and breast cancer risk: the Breakthrough Generations Cohort Study. Breast Cancer Res 2014; 16(1): R18.

24. D.H. Bodicoat (Corresponding Author), L.J. Gray, J. Henson, et al. Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference Cut-Points in Multi-Ethnic Populations from the UK and India: The ADDITION-Leicester, Jaipur Heart Watch and New Delhi Cross-Sectional Studies. PLoS One 2014; 9(3): e90813.

23. A.J. Dunkley, D. Bodicoat, C. Greaves, et al. Diabetes prevention in the real world: Systematic review of the effectiveness of pragmatic lifestyle interventions for the prevention of type 2 diabetes and of the impact of guideline recommendations on effectiveness.  Diabetes Care 2014; 37(4): 922-33.

22. T. Yates, M.J. Davies, C. Edwardson, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Adverse responses and physical activity: analysis of the PREPARE trial. Med Sci Sport Exer 2014; 46(8): 1617-23.

21. E.G. Wilmot, M. Leggate, J.N. Khan, T. Yates, T. Gorely, D.H. Bodicoat, et al. Type 2 diabetes and obesity in young adults: the extreme phenotype with early cardiovascular dysfunction. Diabetic Med 2014; 31(7): 794-798.

20. P. Carter, L.J. Gray, D.H. Morris, et al. South Asian individuals at high risk of type 2 diabetes have lower plasma vitamin C levels than White Europeans. J Nutr Sci 2013; 2: e21.

19. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), D. Webb, F. Achana, et al. Progression rates from HbA1c 6.0-6.4% and other prediabetes definitions to type 2 diabetes: A meta-analysis. Diabetologia 2013; 56(7): 1489-93.

18. A. Murray, M.J. Schoemaker, C.E. Bennett, S. Ennis, J.N. Macpherson, M. Jones, D.H. Morris, et al. Population-based estimates of the prevalence of FMR1 expansion mutations in women with early menopause and primary ovarian insufficiency. Genet Med 2014; 16(1): 19-24.

17. M.A. Thomasouli, E.M. Brady, M.J. Davies, A.P. Hall, K. Khunti, D.H. Morris, L.J. Gray. The impact of diet and lifestyle management strategies for obstructive sleep apnoea in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Sleep Breath 2013; 17(3): 925-935.

16. T. Yates, J. Henson, K. Khunti, D.H. Morris, et al. Effect of physical activity measurement type on the association between walking activity and glucose regulation in a high risk population recruited from primary care. Int J Epi 2013; 42(2): 533-540.

15. K. Khunti, D.H. Morris, C.L. Weston, et al. The joint prevalence of diabetes, impaired glucose regulation, high cardiovascular disease risk and chronic kidney disease in South Asians and White Europeans in the UK: a cross sectional study. PLOS One 2013; 8(1): e55580.

14. E. Brady, D.R. Webb, D. Morris, et al. Investigating endothelial dysfunction and oxidative stress in relation to gylcaemic control in a multi-ethnic population. Exp Diabetes Res 2012; 12:386041.

13. C. McDonough, A.J. Dunkley, N. Aujla, D. Morris, et al. The association between body mass index and health related quality of life: Influence of ethnicity on this relationship. Diabetes Obes Metab 2013; 15(4):342-348.

12. P. Carter, L.J. Gray, D. Talbot, D.H. Morris, et al. Fruit and vegetable intake and the association with glucose parameters: a cross-sectional analysis of the Let’s Prevent Diabetes Study. Eur J Clin Nutr 2013; 67: 12-17.

11. S. Mostafa, M.J. Davies, D.H. Morris, et al. The association of the triglyceride-to-HDL cholesterol ratio with insulin resistance in White European and South Asian men and women. PLOS One 2012; 7(12): e50931.

10. H. Mani, M.J. Levy, M.J. Davies, D.H. Morris, et al. Diabetes and cardiovascular events in women with polycystic ovary syndrome; a 20 years retrospective cohort study. Clin Endocrinol 2012; 78(6): 926-934.

9. L.J. Gray, K. Khunti, C. Edwardson, S. Goldby, J. Henson, D.H. Morris, et al. Implementation of the automated Leicester Practice Risk Score in two diabetes prevention trials provides a high yield of people with abnormal glucose tolerance. Diabetologia 2012; 55(12): 3238-3244.

8. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Body mass index, exercise, and other lifestyle factors in relation to age at natural menopause: analyses from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Am J Epi 2012; 175(10): 998-1005.

7. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Familial concordance for height and its components: analyses from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Am J Hum Biol 2012; 24(1): 22-27.

6. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Secular trends in age at menarche in women in the UK born 1908-93: results from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Paediatr Perinat Epi 2011; 25(4): 394-400. 

5. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Familial concordance for age at natural menopause: results from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Menopause 2011; 18(9): 956-961.

4. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Familial concordance for age at menarche: analyses from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Paediatr Perinat Epi 2011; 25(3): 306-311.

3. A. Murray, C.E. Bennett, J.R.B. Perry, M.N. Weedon, ReproGen Consortium, P.A. Jacobs, D.H. Morris, et al. Common genetic variants are significant risk factors for early menopause: results from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Hum Mol Genet 2011; 20(1): 186-192.

2. D.H. Morris (Corresponding Author), M.E. Jones, M.J. Schoemaker, et al. Determinants of age at menarche in the United Kingdom: analyses from the Breakthrough Generations Study. Br J Cancer 2010; 103(11): 1760-1764.

1. N.J. Cooper, A.J. Sutton, D. Morris, et al.Addressing between-study heterogeneity and inconsistency in mixed treatment comparisons: Application to stroke prevention treatments in individuals with non-rheumatic atrial fibrillation. Stat Med 2009; 28(14): 1861-1881.


Prizes, Awards & Honours

2017 – Member: Faculty of CLAHRC East Midlands

2016 – Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

2016 – Winner: Diabetes UK Innovators in Diabetes Programme poster competition

2016 – Selected for Diabetes UK Innovators in Diabetes Programme

2014 – Award to work in Barcelona from Santander Travel Awards for Staff

2014 – Associate Member: Faculty of the Leicester-Loughborough Biomedical Research Unit

2012 – Winner: Royal Statistical Society’s Young Statisticians /Significance writing competition

2006 – MSc Sponsorship from GlaxoSmithKline