Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
- Smoking and intention to quit in deprived areas of Glasgow: is it related to housing improvements and neighbourhood regeneration because of improved mental health?Lyndal Bond
Evaluating the Health Effects of Social Interventions, MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G128RZ, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 67:299-304. 2013....
- Exploring the relationships between housing, neighbourhoods and mental wellbeing for residents of deprived areasLyndal Bond
MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, G128RZ Glasgow, Scotland, UK
BMC Public Health 12:48. 2012..This study examined the relationship between the positive mental wellbeing of residents living in deprived areas and their perceptions of their housing and neighbourhoods...
- Challenges in evaluating Welfare to Work policy interventions: would an RCT design have been the answer to all our problems?Kathryn Skivington
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
BMC Public Health 10:254. 2010..This paper explores the issues that arose in designing a suitable evaluation of the Pathways Advisory Service...
- Making sense of perceptions of risk of diseases and vaccinations: a qualitative study combining models of health beliefs, decision-making and risk perceptionLyndal Bond
MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
BMC Public Health 11:943. 2011..The aim of this study was to examine the utility of subjective risk perception and decision-making theories to provide a better understanding of the differences between immunisers' and non-immunisers' health beliefs and behaviours...
- Is concern about young people's anti-social behaviour associated with poor health? Cross-sectional evidence from residents of deprived urban neighbourhoodsMatt Egan
Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
BMC Public Health 12:217. 2012..We ask whether perceptions of young people's ASB are associated with poor health; and whether health, demographic and (psycho)social characteristics can help explain why PASB varies within disadvantaged neighbourhoods (Glasgow, UK)...
- Health effects of neighborhood demolition and housing improvement: a prospective controlled study of 2 natural experiments in urban renewalMatt Egan
Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
Am J Public Health 103:e47-53. 2013..We took advantage of a 2-intervention natural experiment to investigate the impacts of neighborhood demolition and housing improvement on adult residents' mental and physical health...
- Protocol for a mixed methods study investigating the impact of investment in housing, regeneration and neighbourhood renewal on the health and wellbeing of residents: the GoWell programmeMatt Egan
Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
BMC Med Res Methodol 10:41. 2010..The GoWell Programme has been designed to measure effects on health and wellbeing of multi-faceted regeneration interventions on residents of disadvantaged neighbourhoods in the city of Glasgow, Scotland...
- Neighbourhood walking and regeneration in deprived communitiesPhil Mason
Urban Studies, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Glasgow, 25 29 Bute Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Health Place 17:727-37. 2011..Multidimensional regeneration of the physical, service, social and psychosocial environments of deprived communities therefore seems an appropriate strategy to boost walking...
- GoWell: the challenges of evaluating regeneration as a population health interventionLyndal Bond
MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK Electronic address
Prev Med 57:941-7. 2013..It is expected to impact on population health but the evidence is limited or weak, in part due to the difficulties of evaluating PHIs. We explore these challenges using GoWell as a case study...