Peter Scarborough

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The North-South gap in overweight and obesity in England
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Nutr 100:677-84. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease in Europe: epidemiological update
    Melanie Nichols
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur Heart J 34:3028-34. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The economic burden of ill health due to diet, physical inactivity, smoking, alcohol and obesity in the UK: an update to 2006-07 NHS costs
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:527-35. 2011
  4. pmc Contribution of climate and air pollution to variation in coronary heart disease mortality rates in England
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e32787. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Nutrient profiling and the regulation of marketing to children. Possibilities and pitfalls
    Mike Rayner
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX1 7LF, UK
    Appetite 62:232-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Relative deprivation between neighbouring wards is predictive of coronary heart disease mortality after adjustment for absolute deprivation of wards
    Steven Allender
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:803-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Validation of model-based estimates (synthetic estimates) of the prevalence of risk factors for coronary heart disease for wards in England
    Peter Scarborough
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Health Place 15:596-605. 2009
  8. pmc Level of urbanization and noncommunicable disease risk factors in Tamil Nadu, India
    Steven Allender
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road, Oxford, OX3 7LF, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:297-304. 2010
  9. pmc Overall and income specific effect on prevalence of overweight and obesity of 20% sugar sweetened drink tax in UK: econometric and comparative risk assessment modelling study
    Adam D M Briggs
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMJ 347:f6189. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood obesity in the United Kingdom: a systematic review of the literature
    Abdulrahman M El-Sayed
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Obes Facts 5:671-92. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint The North-South gap in overweight and obesity in England
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Nutr 100:677-84. 2008
    ..07 (1.00, 1.14) to 1.21 (1.13, 1.30). Widening geographical inequalities in overweight and obesity rates in women could lead to widening inequalities in cardiovascular and other diseases...
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease in Europe: epidemiological update
    Melanie Nichols
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur Heart J 34:3028-34. 2013
    ..There have been major improvements in recent years on many measures of cardiovascular disease; however, these improvements have not been universal, and substantial inequalities persist. ..
  3. doi request reprint The economic burden of ill health due to diet, physical inactivity, smoking, alcohol and obesity in the UK: an update to 2006-07 NHS costs
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 33:527-35. 2011
    ..Previous comparable estimates of the economic costs of poor diet, physical inactivity, smoking, alcohol and overweight/obesity were based on economic data from 1992-93...
  4. pmc Contribution of climate and air pollution to variation in coronary heart disease mortality rates in England
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e32787. 2012
    ..The results suggest that the climate has a small but significant independent association with CHD mortality rates in England...
  5. doi request reprint Nutrient profiling and the regulation of marketing to children. Possibilities and pitfalls
    Mike Rayner
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX1 7LF, UK
    Appetite 62:232-5. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Relative deprivation between neighbouring wards is predictive of coronary heart disease mortality after adjustment for absolute deprivation of wards
    Steven Allender
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:803-8. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Validation of model-based estimates (synthetic estimates) of the prevalence of risk factors for coronary heart disease for wards in England
    Peter Scarborough
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Health Place 15:596-605. 2009
    ..Model-based estimates of the prevalence of smoking, low fruit and vegetable consumption, obesity, hypertension and raised cholesterol are found to be valid...
  8. pmc Level of urbanization and noncommunicable disease risk factors in Tamil Nadu, India
    Steven Allender
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road, Oxford, OX3 7LF, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:297-304. 2010
    ..To investigate the poorly understood relationship between the process of urbanization and noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) through the application of a quantitative measure of urbanicity...
  9. pmc Overall and income specific effect on prevalence of overweight and obesity of 20% sugar sweetened drink tax in UK: econometric and comparative risk assessment modelling study
    Adam D M Briggs
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMJ 347:f6189. 2013
    ..To model the overall and income specific effect of a 20% tax on sugar sweetened drinks on the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the UK...
  10. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood obesity in the United Kingdom: a systematic review of the literature
    Abdulrahman M El-Sayed
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Obes Facts 5:671-92. 2012
    ..We summarize key methodological limitations to the extant literature and suggest avenues for future research...
  11. doi request reprint Increased energy intake entirely accounts for increase in body weight in women but not in men in the UK between 1986 and 2000
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Br J Nutr 105:1399-404. 2011
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  12. pmc Trends in age-specific coronary heart disease mortality in the European Union over three decades: 1980-2009
    Melanie Nichols
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Eur Heart J 34:3017-27. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine sex-specific trends in CHD mortality between 1980 and 2009 in the European Union (EU) and compare trends between adult age groups...
  13. pmc The potential impact on obesity of a 10% tax on sugar-sweetened beverages in Ireland, an effect assessment modelling study
    Adam D M Briggs
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:860. 2013
    ..Whilst this proposed tax received considerable support, the Irish Department of Finance requested a Health Impact Assessment of this measure. As part of this assessment we set out to model the impact on obesity...
  14. doi request reprint Modelling the impact of a healthy diet on cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality
    Peter Scarborough
    Department of Public Health, British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:420-6. 2012
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  15. pmc Unevenly distributed: a systematic review of the health literature about socioeconomic inequalities in adult obesity in the United Kingdom
    Abdulrahman M El-Sayed
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Richards Building Old Road Campus Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:18. 2012
    ..There is a growing literature documenting socioeconomic inequalities in obesity risk among adults in the UK, with poorer groups suffering higher risk...
  16. pmc Differences in coronary heart disease, stroke and cancer mortality rates between England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland: the role of diet and nutrition
    Peter Scarborough
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMJ Open 1:e000263. 2011
    ..Much of the mortality gap between Scotland and England is explained by non-dietary risk factors...
  17. doi request reprint Defining 'low in fat' and 'high in fat' when applied to a food
    Carukshi Arambepola
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:341-50. 2009
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  18. pmc Patterns of coronary heart disease mortality over the 20th century in England and Wales: Possible plateaus in the rate of decline
    Steven Allender
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:148. 2008
    ..Recent work suggests that the rate of change in some groups has begun to decrease and may be starting to plateau or even reverse...
  19. doi request reprint The burden of alcohol-related ill health in the United Kingdom
    Ravikumar Balakrishnan
    British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:366-73. 2009
    ..This study presents a method for estimating the health and economic burden of alcohol consumption to the UK National Health Service (NHS)...
  20. pmc The incidence of all stroke and stroke subtype in the United Kingdom, 1985 to 2008: a systematic review
    Prachi Bhatnagar
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:539. 2010
    ..We aimed to study geographic and temporal trends in relation to equivalent mortality trends...