Mark McCarthy

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Public health research in Europe: SPHERE and the Nordic countries
    Mark McCarthy
    Scand J Public Health 36:225-7. 2008
  2. pmc Planning elderly and palliative care in Montenegro
    Mark McCarthy
    University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Int J Integr Care 9:e09. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Health and the European Structural Funds in the new member states
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:522-3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Transforming research for food and health in Europe
    M McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1178-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Civil society and public health research in the European Union new member states
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Scand J Public Health 40:253-9. 2012
  6. pmc Public health research support through the European structural funds in central and eastern Europe and the Mediterranean
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:12. 2012
  7. pmc National support to public health research: a survey of European ministries
    Claudia Conceicao
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1600 560 Lisboa, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 9:203. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the performance of cancer services influenced more by hospital factors or by specialization?
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:69-74. 2008
  9. pmc Comparative indicators for cancer network management in England: availability, characteristics and presentation
    Mark McCarthy
    UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:45. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Would compliance with cancer care standards improve survival for breast, colorectal and lung cancers?
    M McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:650-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Public health research in Europe: SPHERE and the Nordic countries
    Mark McCarthy
    Scand J Public Health 36:225-7. 2008
  2. pmc Planning elderly and palliative care in Montenegro
    Mark McCarthy
    University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
    Int J Integr Care 9:e09. 2009
    ..Montenegro, a newly independent Balkan state with a population of 650,000, has a health care reform programme supported by the World Bank. This paper describes planning for integrated elderly and palliative care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health and the European Structural Funds in the new member states
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:522-3. 2013
    ..Fields suitable in the next phase, from 2014 onwards, include social and health care for elderly people and public health research systems. Public health practitioners and academics have relevant skills and advice to provide...
  4. doi request reprint Transforming research for food and health in Europe
    M McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1178-9. 2012
    ..Transforming the research agenda can give great benefits to Europe's citizens...
  5. ncbi request reprint Civil society and public health research in the European Union new member states
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Scand J Public Health 40:253-9. 2012
    ..Civil society organisations (CSOs) are not-for-profit organisations working for the public interest with concerns complementary to public health. We investigated the contribution of CSOs in public health research...
  6. pmc Public health research support through the European structural funds in central and eastern Europe and the Mediterranean
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:12. 2012
    ..However, these countries now receive most of the EU's Structural Funds, some of which are allocated to research...
  7. pmc National support to public health research: a survey of European ministries
    Claudia Conceicao
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1600 560 Lisboa, Portugal
    BMC Public Health 9:203. 2009
    ..Within SPHERE (Strengthening Public Health Research in Europe), a collaborative study funded by the European Commission, we have assessed the support for public health research at ministry level in European countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the performance of cancer services influenced more by hospital factors or by specialization?
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:69-74. 2008
    ..Hospital-level differences appear to contribute more to variations in cancer performance than specialization differences within hospitals. The findings may be used for planning and commissioning better cancer services...
  9. pmc Comparative indicators for cancer network management in England: availability, characteristics and presentation
    Mark McCarthy
    UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:45. 2008
    ..We investigated the availability of data sets reflecting measures of structure, process and outcome that could be used to support network management...
  10. doi request reprint Would compliance with cancer care standards improve survival for breast, colorectal and lung cancers?
    M McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:650-4. 2008
    ..To investigate whether cancer service standards are associated with survival for breast, colorectal and lung cancers at population level...
  11. pmc Organizational determinants of patients' experiences of care for breast, lung and colorectal cancers
    M McCarthy
    UCL Department of Mathematics, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 18:287-94. 2009
    ..Understanding how organizational factors affect quality of care for cancer patients can contribute to planning and management of cancer services...
  12. pmc Comparing public-health research priorities in Europe
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 7:17. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Systematic collaboration between stakeholders across European countries would enhance knowledge and promote innovation to address contemporary public-health challenges...
  13. doi request reprint Health impact assessment of the 2012 London Olympic transport plans
    Mark McCarthy
    UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 20:619-24. 2010
    ..Transport is a structural determinant of health. We have assessed the potential of transport plans for the 2012 London Olympic Games to achieve the sustainability commitment of 'encouraging healthy living'...
  14. pmc Developing the agenda for European Union collaboration on non-communicable diseases research in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Mark McCarthy
    UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 8:13. 2010
    ..We present findings of a European-Africa consultation on the research agenda for NCDs...
  15. pmc Research for food and health in Europe: themes, needs and proposals
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:37. 2011
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  16. pmc Public health research systems in the European union
    Claudia Conceicao
    Ago, Associação para o Desenvolvimento e Cooperação Garcia de Orta, Portugal
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:38. 2011
    ..We describe the public-health (population and organisational level) research systems in the 27 European Union countries...
  17. pmc European health research and globalisation: is the public-private balance right?
    Mark McCarthy
    Professor of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Global Health 7:5. 2011
    ..A similar picture is emerging in European support for globalisation and health..
  18. ncbi request reprint Health impacts of transport: convicted drivers
    Mark McCarthy
    University College London, WC1E 6BT, London, UK
    Lancet 361:2168. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Cancer funding throughout the world
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Public Health, University College London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 5:453-7. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact assessment and public health
    Mark McCarthy
    University College London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 14:228-9. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Public-health research in Europe
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, WC1E 6BT, London, UK
    Lancet 360:1439. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Urban development and health inequalities
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 59:59-62. 2002
    ..Reduction on inequalities may be possible through larger social action, for example urban regeneration. There remains an important role for public health in addressing determinants of health at the population level...
  23. pmc A health impact assessment model for environmental changes attributable to development projects
    M McCarthy
    Public Health Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:611-6. 2002
    ..Age related hazard functions are applied to cause specific measures of mortality and morbidity. A hypothetical example for a development creating air and chemical pollutants is given...
  24. ncbi request reprint Social determinants and inequalities in urban health
    M McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, U K
    Rev Environ Health 15:97-108. 2000
    ..Social determinants is a new area of research having the potential to link epidemiology and environmental sciences at small area level...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reducing inequalities in non-fatal accidents in England
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT
    J Public Health Med 25:261. 2003
    ..Between 1995/96 and 2001, rates fell in men although not in women. In contrast to other trends for health behaviours in the United Kingdom, for example smoking, there was no increased gap between male manual and non-manual groups...
  26. ncbi request reprint Competitive funding and structures for public health research in European countries
    Mark McCarthy
    1 University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Public Health 23:39-42. 2013
    ..The European collaborative study PHIRE (Public Health Innovation and Research in Europe) investigated the funding and structures of public health research at national level in European countries...
  27. ncbi request reprint National action for European public health research
    Mark McCarthy
    1 University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Public Health 23:43-6. 2013
    ..The European Union (EU) supports research through multi-annual programmes. Public Health Innovation and Research in Europe (PHIRE) investigated how European countries cooperate for action in public health research...
  28. pmc Use of comparative data for integrated cancer services
    Dawn L Wilkinson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:204. 2007
    ..We have investigated how national and regional routine data are used by the cancer network management teams...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impact of innovations in national public health markets in Europe
    Mark McCarthy
    1 University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Public Health 23:25-9. 2013
    ..Social innovations can contribute to health and wellbeing. PHIRE (Public Health Innovation and Research in Europe) investigated the impacts at national level of innovation projects funded by the European Union Public Health Programme...
  30. ncbi request reprint The use and perceptions of routine health data: a qualitative study of four cancer network teams in England
    Dawn Wilkinson
    Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 20:211-9. 2007
    ..These factors apparently lead to inability or reluctance to use routine data to monitor and improve cancer services at the network level. Data-user concerns should be addressed to facilitate greater use of available routine data...
  31. ncbi request reprint Public Health Innovation and Research in Europe: introduction to the supplement
    Mark McCarthy
    1 University College London, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Public Health 23:2-5. 2013
    ..It was coordinated by EUPHA in a partnership of eight organizations. This article introduces the Supplement in the European Journal of Public Health presenting the results of PHIRE...
  32. ncbi request reprint European public health research literatures: measuring progress
    Mark McCarthy
    University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 17:2-5. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint As a doctor you believe in facts, but as a manager you must believe in perceptions
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Lancet 364:1991. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint ARMADA--a computer model of the impact of environmental factors on health
    Martin Utley
    Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 6:137-46. 2003
    ..These estimates incorporate the demographic features of the population in question and base-line information about the incidence of the disease classes being considered...
  35. ncbi request reprint Public health research in the UK: a report with a European perspective
    Mark McCarthy
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 36:325-35. 2014
    ..UK contributed to a European Union (EU) project PHIRE to assess public health research and innovation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Information recalled by women taking anti-epileptic drugs for epilepsy: a questionnaire study
    G S Bell
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Epilepsy, Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
    Epilepsy Res 52:139-46. 2002
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  37. ncbi request reprint Competitive markets for European public health research?
    Mark McCarthy
    Eur J Public Health 17:235-6. 2007
  38. pmc New directions in European public health research: report of a workshop
    Aileen Clarke
    Public Health Resource Unit, Oxford OX4 2GT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:194-7. 2007
    ..The organisation and funding of research in Europe should be able to support new research fields and issues, to contribute to policy development and public health practice...
  39. ncbi request reprint Intra-urban differentials in child dental trauma in relation to healthy cities policies in Curitiba, Brazil
    Samuel Jorge Moysés
    Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, Rua Silveira Peixoto, 1062 ap 191, Curitiba, PR, CEP 80240 120, Brazil
    Health Place 12:48-64. 2006
    ..Rank correlation indicated that the relationship between components' scores and dental trauma was statistically significant. The PCA scores explained 42% of the variance for dental trauma...
  40. ncbi request reprint Regulating health in Europe
    Mark McCarthy
    J Public Health Med 25:279-80. 2003
  41. ncbi request reprint European union continues negotiations on tobacco control
    Mark McCarthy
    Lancet 359:504. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint What role should the EU have in health-care regulation?
    Mark McCarthy
    Lancet 359:591. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Study of genes and environmental factors in complex diseases
    Paul Burton
    Lancet 359:1155-6; author reply 1157. 2002