Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
- Methods to measure potential spatial access to delivery care in low- and middle-income countries: a case study in rural GhanaRobin C Nesbitt
Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
Int J Health Geogr 13:25. 2014....
- Validity and feasibility of a satellite imagery-based method for rapid estimation of displaced populationsFrancesco Checchi
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
Int J Health Geogr 12:4. 2013..In this study, we explored the potential use of very high resolution satellite imagery to remotely estimate forcibly displaced populations...
- The impact of 20 mph traffic speed zones on inequalities in road casualties in LondonRebecca Steinbach
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 65:921-6. 2011..This study quantified the current and potential future impact of the introduction of 20 mph zones on socioeconomic inequalities in road casualties in London...
- Effect of 20 mph traffic speed zones on road injuries in London, 1986-2006: controlled interrupted time series analysisChris Grundy
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
BMJ 339:b4469. 2009..To quantify the effect of the introduction of 20 mph (32 km an hour) traffic speed zones on road collisions, injuries, and fatalities in London...
- 'Race' or place? Explaining ethnic variations in childhood pedestrian injury rates in LondonRebecca Steinbach
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
Health Place 16:34-42. 2010..Ethnic differences in injury rates cannot be explained by minority ethnic status or area deprivation, but are likely to result from the complex ways in which ethnicity shapes local experiences of exposure to injury risk...
- Effect of vitamin A supplementation in women of reproductive age on maternal survival in Ghana (ObaapaVitA): a cluster-randomised, placebo-controlled trialBetty R Kirkwood
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 375:1640-9. 2010..We assessed the effect of vitamin A supplementation in women in Ghana...
- Impact and uncertainty of a traffic management intervention: population exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbonsSotiris Vardoulakis
Public and Environmental Health Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Sci Total Environ 394:244-51. 2008..This method can be used within a decision support tool to evaluate the impact of alternative traffic management policies...
- The road most travelled: the geographic distribution of road traffic injuries in EnglandRebecca Steinbach
Department of Social and Environmental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
Int J Health Geogr 12:30. 2013..This study explores the distribution of the distance between home residence and collision site (crash distance) by mode of transport, geographic area, and social characteristics in England...
- Cost benefit analysis of 20 mph zones in LondonRebecca Steinbach
Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Inj Prev 19:211-3. 2013..Simulations from our model suggest that the 'threshold of casualties' where NPVs become positive using a 10 year time horizon is 0.7 casualties per kilometre...
- What impact has England's Teenage Pregnancy Strategy had on young people's knowledge of and access to contraceptive services?Rebecca S French
Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Adolesc Health 41:594-601. 2007..To describe young people's knowledge and use of contraceptive services over initial stages of England's Teenage Pregnancy Strategy, and to investigate factors associated with use of different services...