P Adab

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Contextual influences on the development of obesity in children: a case study of UK South Asian communities
    Miranda Pallan
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Prev Med 54:205-11. 2012
  2. pmc An evaluation of Birmingham Own Health telephone care management service among patients with poorly controlled diabetes. A retrospective comparison with the General Practice Research Database
    Rachel E Jordan
    Unit of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:707. 2011
  3. pmc A randomised controlled trial to compare a range of commercial or primary care led weight reduction programmes with a minimal intervention control for weight loss in obesity: the Lighten Up trial
    Kate Jolly
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:439. 2010
  4. pmc Body image, body dissatisfaction and weight status in South Asian children: a cross-sectional study
    Miranda J Pallan
    Unit of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:21. 2011
  5. pmc Performance league tables: the NHS deserves better
    Peymane Adab
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
    BMJ 324:95-8. 2002
  6. pmc Randomised controlled trial of the effect of evidence based information on women's willingness to participate in cervical cancer screening
    P Adab
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:589-93. 2003
  7. pmc Is population coronary heart disease risk screening justified? A discussion of the National Service Framework for coronary heart disease (Standard 4)
    A Rouse
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    Br J Gen Pract 51:834-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Does smoking status influence the prognosis of bladder cancer? A systematic review
    P Aveyard
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, UK
    BJU Int 90:228-39. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Advertising of food to children: is brand logo recognition related to their food knowledge, eating behaviours and food preferences?
    C A Kopelman
    Birmingham University Medical School, University of Birmingham, Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 29:358-67. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for breast screening: what should we tell women?
    T Marshall
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Med Screen 10:22-6. 2003

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Publications13

  1. pmc Contextual influences on the development of obesity in children: a case study of UK South Asian communities
    Miranda Pallan
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Prev Med 54:205-11. 2012
    ..This paper demonstrates the value of accessing such local knowledge, and discusses how this information fits with existing conceptual models of childhood obesity...
  2. pmc An evaluation of Birmingham Own Health telephone care management service among patients with poorly controlled diabetes. A retrospective comparison with the General Practice Research Database
    Rachel E Jordan
    Unit of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:707. 2011
    ..We used a novel method to evaluate its effectiveness in a real-life setting...
  3. pmc A randomised controlled trial to compare a range of commercial or primary care led weight reduction programmes with a minimal intervention control for weight loss in obesity: the Lighten Up trial
    Kate Jolly
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:439. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Body image, body dissatisfaction and weight status in South Asian children: a cross-sectional study
    Miranda J Pallan
    Unit of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:21. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to describe body image size perception and dissatisfaction, and their relationship to weight status in primary school aged UK South Asian children...
  5. pmc Performance league tables: the NHS deserves better
    Peymane Adab
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
    BMJ 324:95-8. 2002
  6. pmc Randomised controlled trial of the effect of evidence based information on women's willingness to participate in cervical cancer screening
    P Adab
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:589-93. 2003
    ..To assess whether providing women with additional information on the pros and cons of screening, compared with information currently offered by the NHS, affects their intention to attend for screening...
  7. pmc Is population coronary heart disease risk screening justified? A discussion of the National Service Framework for coronary heart disease (Standard 4)
    A Rouse
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    Br J Gen Pract 51:834-7. 2001
    ..We argue that the benefits of population cardiovascular screening must be established through properly conducted trials and, if a programme is introduced, adequate resources and management structures must first be identified...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does smoking status influence the prognosis of bladder cancer? A systematic review
    P Aveyard
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, UK
    BJU Int 90:228-39. 2002
    ..To summarize, in a systematic review, the evidence for the effect of stopping smoking on recurrence, cancer-specific and all cause-mortality among smokers with newly diagnosed bladder cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Advertising of food to children: is brand logo recognition related to their food knowledge, eating behaviours and food preferences?
    C A Kopelman
    Birmingham University Medical School, University of Birmingham, Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 29:358-67. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for breast screening: what should we tell women?
    T Marshall
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Med Screen 10:22-6. 2003
    ..To illustrate visually the lifetime probabilities of the principal outcomes of the UK breast screening programme in a readily understandable format...
  11. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of elderly patients with acute respiratory illness: effect of influenza vaccination on admission to hospital in winter 2003-2004
    R E Jordan
    Health Protection Research and Development Unit, Health Protection Agency, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 25:7909-13. 2007
    ..2 (95%CI 0.8, 1.9). Policy makers should not rely solely on influenza vaccine routinely having a large effect on winter pressures, and should focus on additional preventive strategies...
  12. pmc Relationship between walking levels and perceptions of the local neighbourhood environment
    D Alton
    Department of Public Health, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:29-33. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between frequency of walking trips, perceptions of the local environment and individual travel preferences in children...
  13. ncbi request reprint Passive smoking exposure and risk of COPD among adults in China: the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study
    P Yin
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, UK
    Lancet 370:751-7. 2007
    ..We examined the relation between passive smoking and COPD and respiratory symptoms in an adult Chinese population...