Richard Layte

Summary

Affiliation: Economic and Social Research Institute
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc A framework for assessing health system resilience in an economic crisis: Ireland as a test case
    Steve Thomas
    Centre for Health Policy and Management, Trinity College Dublin, 3 4 Foster Place, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:450. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric chronic illness and educational failure: the role of emotional and behavioural problems
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin, Ireland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1307-16. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in older age: evidence from an Irish cohort study
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin, Ireland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:S299-305. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Does ambivalence about becoming pregnant explain social class differentials in use of contraception?
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin
    Eur J Public Health 17:477-82. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Irish exceptionalism? Local food environments and dietary quality
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:881-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Explaining structural change in cardiovascular mortality in Ireland 1995-2005: a time series analysis
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Eur J Public Health 21:597-602. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Do consultation charges deter general practitioner use among older people? A natural experiment
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 68:1432-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity levels in a national cohort of women 9 months after delivery
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:124.e1-7. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and risk of overweight and obesity at nine-years of age
    Cathal McCrory
    The Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 75:323-30. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk-taking at home and on holidays: the importance of context for the late application of condoms
    Grainne Cousins
    School of Pharmacy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 Stephen s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Sex Health 10:414-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc A framework for assessing health system resilience in an economic crisis: Ireland as a test case
    Steve Thomas
    Centre for Health Policy and Management, Trinity College Dublin, 3 4 Foster Place, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:450. 2013
    ..Resilience can be understood as the capacity of a system to absorb change but continue to retain essentially the same identity and function. The Irish health system is used as a case study to assess the usefulness of this framework...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric chronic illness and educational failure: the role of emotional and behavioural problems
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin, Ireland
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1307-16. 2013
    ..The association is usually explained via lowered cognitive development, decreased readiness to learn and school absence. However, this paper examines whether worse psychological adjustment may also play a role...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in older age: evidence from an Irish cohort study
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin, Ireland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:S299-305. 2013
    ..To compare the role of different life domains in determining quality of life (QoL) in Ireland with international results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does ambivalence about becoming pregnant explain social class differentials in use of contraception?
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Dublin
    Eur J Public Health 17:477-82. 2007
    ..Manual social class background has consistently been associated with markers of poorer sexual health. This study of adults examines contraceptive use across social classes and the role of ambiguity towards pregnancy in non-use...
  5. ncbi request reprint Irish exceptionalism? Local food environments and dietary quality
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:881-8. 2011
    ..To explore whether distance to and density of food outlets within the local area have an impact on individual dietary quality, controlling for the socioeconomic characteristics of individuals and their households...
  6. ncbi request reprint Explaining structural change in cardiovascular mortality in Ireland 1995-2005: a time series analysis
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Eur J Public Health 21:597-602. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Do consultation charges deter general practitioner use among older people? A natural experiment
    Richard Layte
    Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 68:1432-8. 2009
    ..Differences in the incentives facing both patients and GPs after the policy change can explain the latter result...
  8. ncbi request reprint Obesity levels in a national cohort of women 9 months after delivery
    Michael J Turner
    UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:124.e1-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between maternal obesity that is calculated 9 months after delivery and sociodemographic variables...
  9. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and risk of overweight and obesity at nine-years of age
    Cathal McCrory
    The Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 75:323-30. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk-taking at home and on holidays: the importance of context for the late application of condoms
    Grainne Cousins
    School of Pharmacy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 Stephen s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Sex Health 10:414-8. 2013
    ..This study aims to identify factors associated with late application of condoms during participants' most recent vaginal intercourse at home and away from home (holidays or short breaks)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Suppression effects of partner type on the alcohol-risky sex relationship in young Irish adults
    Grainne Cousins
    Department of Psychology, Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 Stephen s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:357-65. 2010
    ..This study also sought to determine whether the effects of alcohol on condom use during casual sex remain after adjusting for condom-use intentions and planning or preparatory behaviors, such as having a condom available...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of breastfeeding on children's educational test scores at nine years of age: results of an Irish cohort study
    Cathal McCrory
    The Economic and Social Research Institute, National Longitudinal Study of Children in Ireland, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Soc Sci Med 72:1515-21. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure to maternal smoking and childhood behavioural problems: a quasi-experimental approach
    Cathal McCrory
    The Economic and Social Research Institute, Whitaker Square, Sir John Rogerson s Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:1277-88. 2012
    ..Given that smoking is a modifiable risk factor, the promotion of successful cessation in pregnancy may prevent potentially adverse long-term consequences...
  14. ncbi request reprint Older people--recipients but also providers of informal care: an analysis among community samples in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
    Hannah M McGee
    Division of Population Health Sciences, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Health Soc Care Community 16:548-53. 2008
    ..The balance of formal and informal health and social care will become increasingly important as populations age. It is essential, therefore, to evaluate factors facilitating or impeding informal care delivery...