CFAS Wales

Publications & Outputs: Journal Articles and Reports

  • Canvin, K., MacLeod, C.A., Windle, G., & Sacker A. (2018). Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance? Age and Ageing, 47(3), 466-473.
  • Burholt, V., & Sardani, A.V. (2017). The impact of residential immobility and population turnover on the support networks of older people living in rural areas: Evidence from CFAS Wales. Population, Space and Place. Published Online First: 28 December 2017.
  • MacLeod, C.A., Ross, A., Sacker, A., Netuveli, G., & Windle, G. (2017). Re-thinking social exclusion in later life: a case for a new framework for measurement. Ageing and Society. Published Online First: 15 September 2017.
  • Yates, J.A., Clare, L., Woods, R.T., & Cognitive Function and Ageing Study Wales (2017). "You've got a friend in me": can social networks mediate the relationship between mood and MCI?. BMC Geriatrics, 17(1), pp. 144.
  • Clare, L., Wu, Y.T., Teale, J.C., MacLeod, C., Matthews, F., Brayne, C. & Woods, B. on behalf of the CFAS-Wales study team. (2017). Potentially-modifiable Lifestyle Factors, Cognitive Reserve and Cognitive Function in Later Life: a Cross-sectional Study. PLOS Medicine.
  • Sacker. A., Ross, A., MacLeod, C.A., Netuveli, G. & Windle, G. (2017) Health and social exclusion in older age: Evidence from Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 71, 681-690.
  • Yates, J.A., Clare, L., Woods, R.T., & Cognitive Function and Ageing Study Wales (2017) What is the Relationship between Health, Mood, and Mild Cognitive Impairment? Journal of Alzheimer's disease, 55(3), 1183-1193.
  • Yates, J.A., Clare, L., Woods, R.T., & MRC CFAS (2017) Subjective memory complaints, mood and MCI: a follow-up study. Aging & Mental Health, 21(3), 313-321.
  • MacLeod, C.A., Ross, A., Windle, G., Netuveli, G. & Sacker, A. (27th June 2016) Measuring Later Life Social Exclusion in Understanding Society. Working Paper (ISBN: 978-0-9527377-7-3) hosted by The International Centre for Lifecourse Studies in Society and Health (ICLS), University College London, available at:
  • Wu, Y. T., Fratiglioni, L., Matthews, F. E., Lobo, A., Breteler, M. M., Skoog, I., & Brayne, C. (2016). Dementia in western Europe: epidemiological evidence and implications for policy making. The Lancet Neurology, 15(1), 116-124.
  • Burholt, V., Windle, G., & Morgan, D. J. (2016). A Social Model of Loneliness: The Roles of Disability, Social Resources, and Cognitive Impairment. The Gerontologist, gnw125.
  • Joling, K. J., Windle, G., Dröes, R. M., Huisman, M., Hertogh, C. M. M., & Woods, R. T. (2015). What are the essential features of resilience for informal caregivers of people living with dementia? A Delphi consensus examination. Aging & Mental Health,
  • Bennett, K.M., & Windle, G. (2015) The importance of not only individual, but also community and society factors in resilience in later life. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 38 (e94).
  • Yates, J.A., Clare, L., Woods, R.T., Matthews, F.E., & Cognitive Function and Ageing Study Wales (2015) Subjective Memory Complaints are Involved in the Relationship between Mood and Mild Cognitive Impairment. Journal of Alzheimer's disease, 48(S1), S115-S123.
  • Yates, J.A., Clare, L., & Woods, R.T. (2013) Mild cognitive impairment and mood: a systematic review. Reviews in Clinical Gerontology, 23(4), 317-356.
  • Woods, B. (2012) Motivational reserve: does it help our understanding of cognitive impairment?: Commentary on... Healthy brain ageing, 36(5), 178-179.
  • Macleod, C. A. (2011) Maintaining Function and Well-being in Later Life: A Longitudinal Cohort Study (CFAS Wales). Signpost Journal, 16 (1), 23-24.