Theo Lorenc

Summary

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

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Resource provision and environmental change for the prevention of skin cancer: systematic review of qualitative evidence from high-income countries
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Promot Int 28:345-56. 2013
  2. pmc Fear of crime and the environment: systematic review of UK qualitative evidence
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:496. 2013
  3. pmc Environmental interventions to reduce fear of crime: systematic review of effectiveness
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 5 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Syst Rev 2:30. 2013
  4. doi request reprint What types of interventions generate inequalities? Evidence from systematic reviews
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:190-3. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Crime, fear of crime, environment, and mental health and wellbeing: mapping review of theories and causal pathways
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Place 18:757-65. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Promoting the uptake of HIV testing among men who have sex with men: systematic review of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:272-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM): systematic review of qualitative evidence
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Educ Res 26:834-46. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Resource provision and environmental change for the prevention of skin cancer: systematic review of qualitative evidence from high-income countries
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Promot Int 28:345-56. 2013
    ..There are a number of social and practical barriers to the use of sun protection resources, including cost, inconvenience and social norms. There are important differences between age groups and between men and women in attitudes. ..
  2. pmc Fear of crime and the environment: systematic review of UK qualitative evidence
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:496. 2013
    ..It is influenced by factors in the physical and social environment. This study aimed to review and synthesize qualitative evidence from the UK on fear of crime and the environment...
  3. pmc Environmental interventions to reduce fear of crime: systematic review of effectiveness
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 5 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Syst Rev 2:30. 2013
    ..Fear of crime is associated with negative health and wellbeing outcomes, and may mediate some impacts of the built environment on public health. A range of environmental interventions have been hypothesized to reduce the fear of crime...
  4. doi request reprint What types of interventions generate inequalities? Evidence from systematic reviews
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:190-3. 2013
    ..There is a need to understand which types of interventions are likely to produce IGIs, and which can reduce inequalities...
  5. doi request reprint Crime, fear of crime, environment, and mental health and wellbeing: mapping review of theories and causal pathways
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Place 18:757-65. 2012
    ..The framework also helps to identify unexpected factors which may affect intervention success, such as the risk of adverse effects from crime prevention interventions as a result of raising awareness of crime...
  6. doi request reprint Promoting the uptake of HIV testing among men who have sex with men: systematic review of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:272-8. 2011
    ..However, there is limited evidence overall, and evidence for the effectiveness of key intervention types (particularly peer outreach and media campaigns) remains lacking...
  7. doi request reprint HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM): systematic review of qualitative evidence
    Theo Lorenc
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Educ Res 26:834-46. 2011
    ..Gay and other MSM have clear preferences regarding testing services, particularly for those that are community based, include non-judgemental and gay-positive service providers, and offer a high degree of confidentiality...