B M Margetts

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of risk of undernutrition is associated with poor health status in older people in the UK
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:69-74. 2003
  2. pmc The nutrition transition in Africa: can it be steered into a more positive direction?
    Hester H Vorster
    Centre of Excellence for Nutrition CEN, Potchefstroom Campus, North West University, Potchefstroom, North West Province 2531, South Africa
    Nutrients 3:429-41. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Training in public health nutrition: a conceptual framework
    B Margetts
    Public Health Nutrition, Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Forum Nutr 56:132-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing an evidence-based approach to Public Health Nutrition: translating evidence into policy
    B Margetts
    Public Health Nutrition, Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:1393-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors which influence 'healthy' eating patterns: results from the 1993 Health Education Authority health and lifestyle survey in England
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 1:193-8. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Interaction between physical activity and diet: implications for blood pressure management in primary care
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 2:377-82. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Constraints on food choices of women in the UK with lower educational attainment
    M Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:1229-37. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors and socio-economic position of Africans in transition: the THUSA study
    H H Vorster
    Africa Unit for Transdisciplinary Health Research AUTHeR, North West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 18:282-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Changing health behaviour of young women from disadvantaged backgrounds: evidence from systematic reviews
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:195-204. 2009
  10. pmc The incidence and distribution of Legg-Calvé-Perthes' disease in Liverpool, 1982-95
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, SO9 4XY, UK
    Arch Dis Child 84:351-4. 2001

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of risk of undernutrition is associated with poor health status in older people in the UK
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:69-74. 2003
    ....
  2. pmc The nutrition transition in Africa: can it be steered into a more positive direction?
    Hester H Vorster
    Centre of Excellence for Nutrition CEN, Potchefstroom Campus, North West University, Potchefstroom, North West Province 2531, South Africa
    Nutrients 3:429-41. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Training in public health nutrition: a conceptual framework
    B Margetts
    Public Health Nutrition, Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Forum Nutr 56:132-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing an evidence-based approach to Public Health Nutrition: translating evidence into policy
    B Margetts
    Public Health Nutrition, Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:1393-7. 2001
    ..This paper sets out the rationale for an evidence-based approach to Public Health Nutrition developed under the umbrella of the European Network for Public Health Nutrition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors which influence 'healthy' eating patterns: results from the 1993 Health Education Authority health and lifestyle survey in England
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 1:193-8. 1998
    ..This study explores the factors that influence eating patterns in a nationally representative sample of the English population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Interaction between physical activity and diet: implications for blood pressure management in primary care
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 2:377-82. 1999
    ..This review summarises the evidence for the effectiveness of primary care based interventions of diet and physical activity aimed at reducing blood pressure...
  7. doi request reprint Constraints on food choices of women in the UK with lower educational attainment
    M Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:1229-37. 2008
    ..The present study aimed to identify factors that influence the food choices of women with lower educational attainment and how women could be helped to improve those choices...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors and socio-economic position of Africans in transition: the THUSA study
    H H Vorster
    Africa Unit for Transdisciplinary Health Research AUTHeR, North West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 18:282-9. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Changing health behaviour of young women from disadvantaged backgrounds: evidence from systematic reviews
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:195-204. 2009
    ..Family involvement and social support from peers may also be important features of interventions that aim to improve diet...
  10. pmc The incidence and distribution of Legg-Calvé-Perthes' disease in Liverpool, 1982-95
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, SO9 4XY, UK
    Arch Dis Child 84:351-4. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: We suggest that environmental influences may come into play some years before a child presents with pain in the hip. There may be a genetic predisposition to the disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Integrated nutrition science: from theory to practice in South Africa
    H H Vorster
    School of Physiology and Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences, North West University, Potchefstroom Campus, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Public Health Nutr 8:760-5. 2005
    ..To describe an integrated, holistic conceptual framework and research paradigm for a better understanding of the nutrition transition in middle- and low-income countries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does a high P/S ratio diet lower blood pressure?
    B M Margetts
    MRC Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, U K
    Klin Wochenschr 68:11-5. 1990
    ..It is therefore possible that a high P/S ratio diet in combination with for example potassium, calcium or magnesium or other dietary factors may influence blood pressure.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  13. pmc Persistence of lower birth weight in second generation South Asian babies born in the United Kingdom
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:684-7. 2002
    ..To assess differences in birth weight between all first and second generation South Asian babies born in Southampton, and trends since 1957...
  14. pmc Rapid assessment of maternal activity among rural Indian mothers (Pune Maternal Nutrition Study)
    A N Kanade
    Biometry and Nutrition Group, Agharkar Research Institute, GG Agarkar Road, Pune 411 004, India
    Public Health Nutr 8:588-95. 2005
    ..To develop an activity questionnaire for objective and rapid assessment of maternal habitual physical activity with the aim of describing its relationship with birth size...
  15. ncbi request reprint Report of a pre ICN workshop on negotiating the future of nutrition, Johannesburg, South Africa, 18 September 2005
    D Yach
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:1229-30. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Intake of micronutrient-rich foods in rural Indian mothers is associated with the size of their babies at birth: Pune Maternal Nutrition Study
    S Rao
    Biometry and Nutrition Unit, Agharkar Research Institute, Pune, India
    J Nutr 131:1217-24. 2001
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Maternal activity in relation to birth size in rural India. The Pune Maternal Nutrition Study
    S Rao
    Biometry and Nutrition Unit, Agharkar Research Institute, Pune, India
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:531-42. 2003
    ..To describe the relationship of the mother's physical activity to the birth size of her baby in a rural Indian population...