Affiliation: Cardiff University
- Protocol for a systematic review of the effects of schools and school-environment interventions on health: evidence mapping and synthesesChris Bonell
Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
BMC Public Health 11:453. 2011..Evidence concerning the effects of such interventions has not been recently synthesised...
- An exploratory cluster randomised controlled trial of knowledge translation strategies to support evidence-informed decision-making in local governments (The KT4LG study)Elizabeth Waters
Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, McCaughey Centre Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
BMC Public Health 11:34. 2011....
- Rationale, design and conduct of a comprehensive evaluation of a school-based peer-led anti-smoking intervention in the UK: the ASSIST cluster randomised trial [ISRCTN55572965]Fenella Starkey
Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, England, UK
BMC Public Health 5:43. 2005..Although formal teacher-led smoking prevention interventions are considered unlikely to be effective, peer-led approaches to reducing smoking have been proposed as potentially valuable...
- Stemming the Tide of Antibiotic Resistance (STAR): a protocol for a trial of a complex intervention addressing the 'why' and 'how' of appropriate antibiotic prescribing in general practiceSharon A Simpson
South East Wales Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 7th floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN, UK
BMC Fam Pract 10:20. 2009..This paper describes the protocol for a pragmatic, randomized evaluation of a complex intervention aimed at reducing antibiotic prescribing by primary care clinicians...
- Self help smoking cessation in pregnancy: cluster randomised controlled trialLaurence Moore
Cardiff University School of Social Sciences, Cardiff CF10 3WT
BMJ 325:1383. 2002..To evaluate the effectiveness of a self help approach to smoking cessation in pregnancy...
- Development and testing of a computerised 24-h recall questionnaire measuring fruit and snack consumption among 9-11 year oldsL Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 59:809-16. 2005..To evaluate the validity, reliability and sensitivity of a computerised single day 24-h recall questionnaire designed for the comparison of children's fruit and snack consumption at the group (school) level...
- Training practitioners to deliver opportunistic multiple behaviour change counselling in primary care: a cluster randomised trialChristopher C Butler
Cochrane Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
BMJ 346:f1191. 2013..To evaluate the effect of training primary care health professionals in behaviour change counselling on the proportion of patients self reporting change in four risk behaviours (smoking, alcohol use, exercise, and healthy eating)...
- An evaluation of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of the National Exercise Referral Scheme in Wales, UK: a randomised controlled trial of a public health policy initiativeSimon Mark Murphy
DECIPHer, Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 66:745-53. 2012..The Wales National Exercise Referral Scheme (NERS) is a 16-week programme including motivational interviewing, goal setting and relapse prevention...
- An exploratory randomised controlled trial of a premises-level intervention to reduce alcohol-related harm including violence in the United KingdomSimon C Moore
Violence and Society Research Group, School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4XY, UK
BMC Public Health 12:412. 2012....
- Facilitating adherence to physical activity: exercise professionals' experiences of the National Exercise Referral Scheme in Wales: a qualitative studyGraham F Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
BMC Public Health 11:935. 2011..This paper explores exercise professionals' experiences of engaging diverse clinical populations in an ERS, and emergence of local practices to support uptake and adherence in the National Exercise Referral Scheme (NERS) in Wales...
- Normative and cognitive correlates of breakfast skipping in 9-11-year-old schoolchildren in WalesGraham F Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF10 3AT, UK
Appetite 53:332-7. 2009..This study aims to explore associations of attitudes towards breakfast, self-efficacy and normative perceptions (in relation to parents, peers and teachers) with breakfast skipping in 9-11-year-old schoolchildren in Wales...
- Cognitive, behavioral, and social factors are associated with bias in dietary questionnaire self-reports by schoolchildren aged 9 to 11 yearsGraham F Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, 53 Park Place, Cardiff, Wales, UK CF10 3AT
J Am Diet Assoc 108:1865-73. 2008..Measuring children's dietary behavior is central to evaluating interventions and identifying predictors and outcomes of dietary behaviors. Systematic biases may obscure or inflate associations with self-reported intakes...
- From policy to plate: barriers to implementing healthy eating policies in primary schools in WalesSue Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Health Policy 94:239-45. 2010....
- A pragmatic randomised controlled trial of the Welsh National Exercise Referral Scheme: protocol for trial and integrated economic and process evaluationSimon Murphy
Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, 1 3 Museum Place, Cardiff CF10 3BD, UK
BMC Public Health 10:352. 2010..Following NICE guidance, the Welsh national exercise referral scheme was implemented within the context of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial...
- An exploratory cluster randomised trial of a university halls of residence based social norms intervention in Wales, UKSimon Murphy
DECIPHer, Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
BMC Public Health 12:186. 2012..However, UK studies are scarce and it is increasingly recognised that social norm interventions need to be supported by socio ecological approaches that address the wider determinants of behaviour...
- Associations between deprivation, attitudes towards eating breakfast and breakfast eating behaviours in 9-11-year-oldsGraham F Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, 53 Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, UK
Public Health Nutr 10:582-9. 2007....
- An exploratory cluster randomised trial of a university halls of residence based social norms marketing campaign to reduce alcohol consumption among 1st year studentsGraham F Moore
DECIPHer, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, 1 3 Museum Place, Cardiff CF10 3BD, UK
Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 8:15. 2013..This exploratory trial examines the feasibility of implementing a social norms marketing campaign to reduce student drinking in universities in Wales, and evaluating it using cluster randomised trial methodology...
- Effectiveness of multifaceted educational programme to reduce antibiotic dispensing in primary care: practice based randomised controlled trialChristopher C Butler
Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
BMJ 344:d8173. 2012..To evaluate the effectiveness and costs of a multifaceted flexible educational programme aimed at reducing antibiotic dispensing at the practice level in primary care...
- Free breakfasts in schools: design and conduct of a cluster randomised controlled trial of the Primary School Free Breakfast Initiative in Wales [ISRCTN18336527]Laurence Moore
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, 53 Park Place, Cardiff, UK
BMC Public Health 7:258. 2007..At present however, the evidence base on the effectiveness of breakfast provision in bringing about these improvements is limited...
- Preventing disease through opportunistic, rapid engagement by primary care teams using behaviour change counselling (PRE-EMPT): protocol for a general practice-based cluster randomised trialClio Spanou
South East Wales Trials Unit, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN, UK
BMC Fam Pract 11:69. 2010..This paper describes the protocol for an evaluation of a training intervention (the Talking Lifestyles Programme) which will enable practitioners to routinely use BCC during consultations for the above four risk behaviours...
- The reduction of intoxication and disorder in premises licensed to serve alcohol: an exploratory randomised controlled trialSimon C Moore
Violence and Society Research Group, Cardiff School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
BMC Public Health 10:607. 2010..Licensed premises offer a valuable point of intervention to reduce alcohol-related harm...
- Getting it right: designing adolescent-centred smoking cessation servicesSarah Macdonald
Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
Addiction 102:1147-50. 2007..To demonstrate the importance of identifying adolescent preferences for smoking cessation in order to inform the design of effective adolescent cessation services...
- Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood exposure to secondhand smoke before and after smoke-free legislation in three UK countriesGraham F Moore
DECIPHer, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, 1 3 Museum Place, Cardiff, Wales CF10 3BD, UK
J Public Health (Oxf) 34:599-608. 2012..Legislation restricting smoking in public places has been associated with reduced childhood SHS exposure and increased smoke-free homes. This paper examines socioeconomic patterning in these changes...
- Impact of NHS walk-in centres on the workload of other local healthcare providers: time series analysisMelanie Chalder
Cardiff University School of Social Sciences, Cardiff
BMJ 326:532. 2003..To assess the impact of NHS walk-in centres on the workload of local accident and emergency departments, general practices, and out of hours services...
- An observational study comparing quality of care in walk-in centres with general practice and NHS Direct using standardised patientsClare Grant
Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
BMJ 324:1556. 2002....
- Questionnaire survey of users of NHS walk-in centres: observational studyChris Salisbury
Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol
Br J Gen Pract 52:554-60. 2002..NHS walk-in centres have recently been established throughout England to improve access to primary health care...
- Characteristics of general practitioners who frequently see drug industry representatives: national cross sectional studyChris Watkins
Backwell and Nailsea Medical Group, Backwell, Bristol BS48 3HA
BMJ 326:1178-9. 2003
- Improving teenagers' knowledge of emergency contraception: cluster randomised controlled trial of a teacher led interventionAnna Graham
Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
BMJ 324:1179. 2002..To assess the effectiveness of a teacher led intervention to improve teenagers' knowledge about emergency contraception...