Patrick B West

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. pmc Levels and confounders of morning cortisol collected from adolescents in a naturalistic (school) setting
    Shona J Kelly
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1257-68. 2008
  4. 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
  5. pmc Explanations for female excess psychosomatic symptoms in adolescence: evidence from a school-based cohort in the West of Scotland
    Helen N Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:298. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Is going to church good or bad for you? Denomination, attendance and mental health of children in West Scotland
    Joanne E Abbotts
    Medical Research Council MRC, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 58:645-56. 2004

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Publications6

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Levels and confounders of morning cortisol collected from adolescents in a naturalistic (school) setting
    Shona J Kelly
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1257-68. 2008
    ..This study managed many of the problems found in naturalistic research on cortisol and provides norms for morning cortisol levels in 15-year-old adolescents...
  4. 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...
  5. pmc Explanations for female excess psychosomatic symptoms in adolescence: evidence from a school-based cohort in the West of Scotland
    Helen N Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:298. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Is going to church good or bad for you? Denomination, attendance and mental health of children in West Scotland
    Joanne E Abbotts
    Medical Research Council MRC, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 58:645-56. 2004
    ....