Anna Goodman

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness and equity impacts of town-wide cycling initiatives in England: a longitudinal, controlled natural experimental study
    Anna Goodman
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:228-37. 2013
  2. pmc Who uses new walking and cycling infrastructure and how? Longitudinal results from the UK iConnect study
    Anna Goodman
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, University of Cambridge, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:518-24. 2013
  3. pmc Correlates of walking and cycling for transport and recreation: factor structure, reliability and behavioural associations of the perceptions of the environment in the neighbourhood scale (PENS)
    Emma J Adams
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:87. 2013
  4. pmc Change in active travel and changes in recreational and total physical activity in adults: longitudinal findings from the iConnect study
    Shannon Sahlqvist
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:28. 2013
  5. pmc Associations of health, physical activity and weight status with motorised travel and transport carbon dioxide emissions: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Environ Health 11:52. 2012
  6. pmc Low fertility increases descendant socioeconomic position but reduces long-term fitness in a modern post-industrial society
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4342-51. 2012
  7. pmc Cross-national differences in questionnaires do not necessarily reflect comparable differences in disorder prevalence
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1321-31. 2012
  8. pmc Healthy travel and the socio-economic structure of car commuting in Cambridge, UK: a mixed-methods analysis
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 74:1929-38. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire scores and mental health in looked after children
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 200:426-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Activity compensation and activity synergy in British 8-13 year olds
    Anna Goodman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Prev Med 53:293-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness and equity impacts of town-wide cycling initiatives in England: a longitudinal, controlled natural experimental study
    Anna Goodman
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:228-37. 2013
    ..Nevertheless these results support the case for implementing and evaluating further town-wide cycling initiatives. ..
  2. pmc Who uses new walking and cycling infrastructure and how? Longitudinal results from the UK iConnect study
    Anna Goodman
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit and UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, University of Cambridge, Box 296, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:518-24. 2013
    ..To examine how adults use new local walking and cycling routes, and what characteristics predict use...
  3. pmc Correlates of walking and cycling for transport and recreation: factor structure, reliability and behavioural associations of the perceptions of the environment in the neighbourhood scale (PENS)
    Emma J Adams
    British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:87. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Change in active travel and changes in recreational and total physical activity in adults: longitudinal findings from the iConnect study
    Shannon Sahlqvist
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research C PAN School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:28. 2013
    ..To better understand the health benefits of promoting active travel, it is important to understand the relationship between a change in active travel and changes in recreational and total physical activity...
  5. pmc Associations of health, physical activity and weight status with motorised travel and transport carbon dioxide emissions: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Environ Health 11:52. 2012
    ..Our aim was therefore to examine how and why weight status, health, and physical activity are associated with transport CO₂ emissions...
  6. pmc Low fertility increases descendant socioeconomic position but reduces long-term fitness in a modern post-industrial society
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:4342-51. 2012
    ..Finally, our findings highlight that differences in fertility and SEP can have important long-term effects on the persistence of social inequalities across generations...
  7. pmc Cross-national differences in questionnaires do not necessarily reflect comparable differences in disorder prevalence
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1321-31. 2012
    ..To examine whether the widely used Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) can validly be used to compare the prevalence of child mental health problems cross nationally...
  8. pmc Healthy travel and the socio-economic structure of car commuting in Cambridge, UK: a mixed-methods analysis
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 74:1929-38. 2012
    ..This suggests the importance of combining individual-level 'healthy travel' interventions with measures aimed at creating travel environments in which all social groups can pursue healthy and satisfying lives...
  9. doi request reprint Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire scores and mental health in looked after children
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 200:426-7. 2012
    ..We found that the SDQ was a genuinely dimensional measure of mental health in these children and provided accurate estimates of disorder prevalence...
  10. doi request reprint Activity compensation and activity synergy in British 8-13 year olds
    Anna Goodman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Prev Med 53:293-8. 2011
    ..To examine whether children compensate for participating in physically active behaviors by reducing activity at other times (the 'activitystat' hypothesis); or alternatively become more active at other times (activity synergy)...
  11. doi request reprint The 'DAWBA bands' as an ordered-categorical measure of child mental health: description and validation in British and Norwegian samples
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:521-32. 2011
    ..To describe and validate the 'DAWBA bands'. These are novel ordered-categorical measures of child mental health, based on the structured sections of the Development and Well-Being Assessment (DAWBA)...
  12. pmc Child mental health differences amongst ethnic groups in Britain: a systematic review
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:258. 2008
    ..The aim of this review is to compare the population-based prevalence of child mental disorders between ethnic groups in Britain, and relate these findings to ethnic differences in mental health service use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Child, family, school and community risk factors for poor mental health in Brazilian schoolchildren
    Anna Goodman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:448-56. 2007
    ..To identify risk factors for poor child mental health in the southeastern Brazilian municipality of Taubaté...
  14. doi request reprint Strengths and difficulties questionnaire as a dimensional measure of child mental health
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:400-3. 2009
    ..We do so by validating the SDQ across its full range against the prevalence of clinical disorder...
  15. doi request reprint Characterising socio-economic inequalities in exposure to air pollution: a comparison of socio-economic markers and scales of measurement
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Health Place 17:767-74. 2011
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  16. pmc Why do British Indian children have an apparent mental health advantage?
    Anna Goodman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1171-83. 2010
    ..Previous studies document a mental health advantage in British Indian children, particularly for externalising problems. The causes of this advantage are unknown...
  17. doi request reprint Population mean scores predict child mental disorder rates: validating SDQ prevalence estimators in Britain
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:100-8. 2011
    ..It is also unclear how far symptom scores on brief questionnaires provide an unbiased method of comparing children with different individual, family or social characteristics...
  18. doi request reprint When to use broader internalising and externalising subscales instead of the hypothesised five subscales on the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ): data from British parents, teachers and children
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:1179-91. 2010
    ..We conclude that there are advantages to using the broader internalizing and externalizing SDQ subscales for analyses in low-risk samples, while retaining all five subscales when screening for disorder...
  19. doi request reprint Substance use and common child mental health problems: examining longitudinal associations in a British sample
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Addiction 105:1484-96. 2010
    ..To examine the longitudinal associations in both directions between mental health and substance use in adolescence...
  20. doi request reprint Who are we missing? Area deprivation and survey participation
    Anna Goodman
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:379-87. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the magnitude and the direction of this may depend on the recruitment method used. Differential response by area deprivation may therefore be worth measuring in any survey...
  21. doi request reprint Health impacts of free bus travel for young people: evaluation of a natural experiment in London
    Phil Edwards
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:641-7. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint Entitlement to concessionary public transport and wellbeing: a qualitative study of young people and older citizens in London, UK
    Alasdair Jones
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 91:202-9. 2013
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  23. pmc Associations between active commuting and physical and mental wellbeing
    David K Humphreys
    UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research CEDAR, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
    Prev Med 57:135-9. 2013
    ..To examine whether a relationship exists between active commuting and physical and mental wellbeing...
  24. pmc Day length and weather effects on children's physical activity and participation in play, sports, and active travel
    Anna Goodman
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 9:1105-16. 2012
    ..Children in primary school are more physically active in the spring/summer. Little is known about the relative contributions of day length and weather, however, or about the underlying behavioral mediators...
  25. pmc Sibling configuration predicts individual and descendant socioeconomic success in a modern post-industrial society
    David W Lawson
    Department of Anthropology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e73698. 2013
    ..We discuss potential explanations for this pattern of results, and consider some important directions for future research into sibling configuration and wellbeing in modern societies. ..
  26. doi request reprint Rethinking passive transport: bus fare exemptions and young people's wellbeing
    Alasdair Jones
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Place 18:605-12. 2012
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  27. ncbi request reprint Ciguatera poisoning in Vanuatu
    Anna Goodman
    Department of Paediatrics, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:263-6. 2003
    ..In the face of increases in both tourism and in the global trade in tropical and exotic fish, physicians in both endemic and non-endemic areas should be familiar with the epidemiology and clinical features of this important condition...
  28. doi request reprint The Nordic advantage in child mental health: separating health differences from reporting style in a cross-cultural comparison of psychopathology
    Einar Heiervang
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Bergen, Norway
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:678-85. 2008
    ..By combining questionnaire and interview data, we explore whether lower questionnaire scores in Norway as compared to Britain reflect genuine differences in child mental health, or simply different reporting thresholds...
  29. ncbi request reprint Researching protective and promotive factors in mental health
    Vikram Patel
    Int J Epidemiol 36:703-7. 2007