Lisa M McDaid

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc AIDS mortality in African migrants living in Portugal: evidence of large social inequalities
    L M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:427-31. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Young women's continued use of oral contraceptives over other hormonal methods: findings from a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 35:167-72. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Contraception among girls who have had more than one partner by age 16 years: method use and pregnancy risk-taking behaviour
    Lisa M McDaid
    Senior Investigator Scientist, MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 36:141-6. 2010
  4. pmc Young women and limits to the normalisation of condom use: a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    AIDS Care 21:561-6. 2009
  5. pmc HIV testing trends among gay men in Scotland, UK (1996-2005): implications for HIV testing policies and prevention
    L M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:550-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Young women's perceptions of pregnancy risk and use of emergency contraception: findings from a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Contraception 79:310-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Sexual risk behaviour and knowledge of HIV status among community samples of gay men in the UK
    Lisa M Williamson
    Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    AIDS 22:1063-70. 2008
  8. pmc Contact with HIV prevention services highest in gay and bisexual men at greatest risk: cross-sectional survey in Scotland
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:798. 2010
  9. pmc Dimensions of adolescent subjective social status within the school community: description and correlates
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Adolesc 34:493-504. 2011
  10. pmc Obesity among Scottish 15 year olds 1987-2006: prevalence and associations with socio-economic status, well-being and worries about weight
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:404. 2008

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. pmc AIDS mortality in African migrants living in Portugal: evidence of large social inequalities
    L M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:427-31. 2009
    ..To examine infectious disease and AIDS mortality among African migrants in Portugal, gender and socio-economic differences in AIDS mortality risk, and differences between African migrants to Portugal and to England and Wales...
  2. doi request reprint Young women's continued use of oral contraceptives over other hormonal methods: findings from a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 35:167-72. 2009
    ..Here, we describe young women's accounts of hormonal contraceptive use to explore why this might be the case...
  3. doi request reprint Contraception among girls who have had more than one partner by age 16 years: method use and pregnancy risk-taking behaviour
    Lisa M McDaid
    Senior Investigator Scientist, MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 36:141-6. 2010
    ..We examine contraceptive use among a particularly vulnerable subgroup: girls who reported having had sex with more than one partner by age 16 years...
  4. pmc Young women and limits to the normalisation of condom use: a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    AIDS Care 21:561-6. 2009
    ..Interventions to counter dislike, method failure, and the limits of the normalisation of condom use should be included in STI prevention efforts...
  5. pmc HIV testing trends among gay men in Scotland, UK (1996-2005): implications for HIV testing policies and prevention
    L M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:550-4. 2009
    ..To examine trends in the HIV testing behaviour of gay men in Scotland over a 10-year period...
  6. doi request reprint Young women's perceptions of pregnancy risk and use of emergency contraception: findings from a qualitative study
    Lisa M Williamson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Contraception 79:310-5. 2009
    ..Advance provision of emergency contraception (EC) has increased use but not impacted on pregnancy or abortion rates. Here we describe young women's EC use and experiences of unprotected sex to explore why this difference occurs...
  7. doi request reprint Sexual risk behaviour and knowledge of HIV status among community samples of gay men in the UK
    Lisa M Williamson
    Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    AIDS 22:1063-70. 2008
    ..Little is known about the differences between men who are, and are not, aware of their HIV status in the UK...
  8. pmc Contact with HIV prevention services highest in gay and bisexual men at greatest risk: cross-sectional survey in Scotland
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:798. 2010
    ..In this paper, we examine what contact MSM currently have with HIV prevention activities and assess the extent to which these could be utilised further...
  9. pmc Dimensions of adolescent subjective social status within the school community: description and correlates
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Adolesc 34:493-504. 2011
    ..These analyses suggest multiple dimensions of adolescent social hierarchy can be very simply measured and contribute towards the development of more robust instruments within this area...
  10. pmc Obesity among Scottish 15 year olds 1987-2006: prevalence and associations with socio-economic status, well-being and worries about weight
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:404. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to report the prevalence of obesity and its association with SES, well-being and worries about weight among 15-year olds in 1987, 1999 and 2006...
  11. pmc The relative importance of family socioeconomic status and school-based peer hierarchies for morning cortisol in youth: an exporatory study
    Patrick West
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 70:1246-53. 2010
    ..Overall, the results highlight the greater importance of school-based peer groups than family SES for young people's psychoneuroendocrine response...
  12. pmc Can we explain increases in young people's psychological distress over time?
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 71:1819-30. 2010
    ..However, our results reinforce the conclusions of others in highlighting the role of family and educational factors as plausible explanations for increases in young people's psychological distress...
  13. ncbi request reprint Young people who self-harm
    Robert Young
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 191:44-9. 2007
    ..Self-harm among young people in the UK is possibly increasing but little is known about the reasons young people give for cessation and their link with gender or employment status...
  14. pmc An examination of the association between seeing smoking in films and tobacco use in young adults in the west of Scotland: cross-sectional study
    Kate Hunt
    MRC Social ublic Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Health Educ Res 24:22-31. 2009
    ..If the latter, film smoking exposure could become a more important risk factor for smoking uptake and maintenants in older adolescents following the recent ban on smoking in public places in Scotland...
  15. pmc GHQ increases among Scottish 15 year olds 1987-2006
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow SCO, G12 8RZ, Scotland, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:579-86. 2009
    ..However findings are not consistent, trends are complex, and comparisons over time are hampered by methodological problems...
  16. pmc Willingness to participate in future HIV prevention studies among gay and bisexual men in Scotland, UK: a challenge for intervention trials
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
    AIDS Behav 16:1420-9. 2012
    ..Although most men expressed willingness to participate in future research, recruitment of high-risk men, who have the potential to benefit most, is likely to be more challenging...
  17. pmc Is there an association between seeing incidents of alcohol or drug use in films and young Scottish adults' own alcohol or drug use? A cross sectional study
    Kate Hunt
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:259. 2011
    ..To date no studies have reported on film images of recreational drug use and young people's own drug use...
  18. doi request reprint Serosorting and strategic positioning during unprotected anal intercourse: are risk reduction strategies being employed by gay and bisexual men in Scotland?
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Sex Transm Dis 39:735-8. 2012
    ..Here, we report on sexual position, and knowledge of partners' HIV status, during UAI to assess whether MSM in Scotland are using sexual risk reduction strategies...
  19. pmc Increased HIV testing and reduced undiagnosed infection among gay men in Scotland, 2005-8: support for the opt-out testing policy?
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:221-4. 2011
    ..To examine changes in HIV testing and undiagnosed infection among men who have sex with men in Scotland between 2005 and 2008...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evidence on equalisation in health in youth from the West of Scotland
    Patrick West
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:13-27. 2004
    ..This in turn suggests that international comparisons have considerable analytic potential for identifying the conditions under which equalisation does and does not occur...
  21. doi request reprint United Kingdom newsprint media reporting on sexual health and blood-borne viruses in 2010
    Susan Martin
    Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, Scotland
    Sex Health 10:546-52. 2013
    ..This paper presents the first large-scale exploration of UK national newsprint media representations of sexual health and BBVs...
  22. doi request reprint Sexual risk behaviour for transmission of HIV in men who have sex with men: recent findings and potential interventions
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin HIV AIDS 5:311-5. 2010
    ..Here, we review findings from behavioural research with MSM and discuss the potential of behavioural interventions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fifteen, female and stressed: changing patterns of psychological distress over time
    Patrick West
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, Scotland
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:399-411. 2003
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  24. pmc A longitudinal study of alcohol use and antisocial behaviour in young people
    Robert Young
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, Scotland
    Alcohol Alcohol 43:204-14. 2008
    ..To examine the direction of causation between young people's antisocial behaviour and alcohol (mis)use in the longer and shorter term, together with their joint effects on alcohol-related trouble...
  25. pmc Prevalence of deliberate self harm and attempted suicide within contemporary Goth youth subculture: longitudinal cohort study
    Robert Young
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8RZ
    BMJ 332:1058-61. 2006
    ..To investigate whether deliberate self harm is associated with contemporary Goth youth subculture...
  26. pmc Smoking in Scottish youths: personal income, parental social class and the cost of smoking
    Patrick West
    Medical Research Council of Great Britain
    Tob Control 16:329-35. 2007
    ..To examine the relation of young people's personal income and parental social class with smoking from early to mid adolescence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Peer victimization and depression in early-mid adolescence: a longitudinal study
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Educ Psychol 76:577-94. 2006
    ..Several recent studies have examined associations between victimization and distress. The majority find evidence for both directions but do not arbitrate between them; only one prior study has attempted to do this...
  28. doi request reprint Factors associated with recency of HIV testing amongst men residing in Scotland who have sex with men
    Christina Knussen
    a Department of Psychology and Allied Health Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    AIDS Care 26:297-303. 2014
    ..Interventions to increase HIV testing should promote positive norms and challenge the fear of a positive result...
  29. pmc Sexually transmitted infection testing and self-reported diagnoses among a community sample of men who have sex with men, in Scotland
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 89:223-30. 2013
    ..To examine sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing and self-reported diagnoses among men who have sex with men (MSM), in Scotland...
  30. pmc Circumcision among men who have sex with men in Scotland: limited potential for HIV prevention
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 86:404-6. 2010
    ..In this paper, we explore the feasibility of research into circumcision for HIV prevention among MSM in Scotland...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sex, gender role orientation, gender role attitudes and suicidal thoughts in three generations. A general population study
    Kate Hunt
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, SCO, G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:641-7. 2006
    ..Relatively little research has explored the relationship between gender role attitudes and orientation and suicidal behaviours and ideation. Most research in this area has been conducted with young people...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in health at ages 11, 13 and 15
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Soc Sci Med 56:31-9. 2003
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to explanations for the adult female excess in poorer health, and the emergence of a female excess of depression during adolescence...