M Shaw

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Housing and public health
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:397-418. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Widening inequality in mortality between 160 regions of 15 European countries in the early 1990s
    M Shaw
    School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:1047-58. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Supporting young mothers into education, employment and training: assessing progress towards the target
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 14:177-84. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Teenage children of teenage mothers: psychological, behavioural and health outcomes from an Australian prospective longitudinal study
    Mary Shaw
    University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:2526-39. 2006
  5. pmc Health inequalities and New Labour: how the promises compare with real progress
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 330:1016-21. 2005
  6. pmc Who cares in England and Wales? The Positive Care Law: cross-sectional study
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, Canyge Hall, Bristol
    Br J Gen Pract 54:899-903. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing inequalities in risk of murder in Britain: trends in the demographic and spatial distribution of murder, 1981-2000
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Health Place 11:45-54. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender and age inequity in the provision of coronary revascularisation in England in the 1990s: is it getting better?
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:2499-507. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Increasing mortality differentials by residential area level of poverty: Britain 1981-1997
    M Shaw
    School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 51:151-3. 2000
  10. pmc Health inequalities in Britain: continuing increases up to the end of the 20th century
    George Davey-Smith
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:434-5. 2002

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Housing and public health
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Public Health 25:397-418. 2004
    ..Addressing poor-quality housing and detrimental neighborhoods, in the broadest sense, is thus a task that should be grasped with vigor and determination by all those involved in public health...
  2. ncbi request reprint Widening inequality in mortality between 160 regions of 15 European countries in the early 1990s
    M Shaw
    School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:1047-58. 2000
    ..Possible reasons for the observed patterns, the limitations of currently available data and the limitations of studying nation states, are suggested...
  3. ncbi request reprint Supporting young mothers into education, employment and training: assessing progress towards the target
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 14:177-84. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Teenage children of teenage mothers: psychological, behavioural and health outcomes from an Australian prospective longitudinal study
    Mary Shaw
    University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:2526-39. 2006
    ..These findings confirm that not all teenage mothers and their offspring have adverse outcomes, and that many if not the majority have good outcomes...
  5. pmc Health inequalities and New Labour: how the promises compare with real progress
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 330:1016-21. 2005
  6. pmc Who cares in England and Wales? The Positive Care Law: cross-sectional study
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, Canyge Hall, Bristol
    Br J Gen Pract 54:899-903. 2004
    ..This paper considers whether an inverse care law can be observed for the provision of informal care as well as for medical care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing inequalities in risk of murder in Britain: trends in the demographic and spatial distribution of murder, 1981-2000
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Health Place 11:45-54. 2005
    ..Rates of murder have risen in the same population groups and areas that have experienced increases in suicide and may be associated with worsening social and spatial inequality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender and age inequity in the provision of coronary revascularisation in England in the 1990s: is it getting better?
    Mary Shaw
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:2499-507. 2004
    ..Moreover, these inequities have remained constant through the study period. Possible explanations for this shortfall of provision are proposed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Increasing mortality differentials by residential area level of poverty: Britain 1981-1997
    M Shaw
    School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK
    Soc Sci Med 51:151-3. 2000
    ..A commitment to redistributive social policies is necessary if the trend of increasing inequality is to be reversed...
  10. pmc Health inequalities in Britain: continuing increases up to the end of the 20th century
    George Davey-Smith
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:434-5. 2002
  11. pmc Trends in hip and knee joint replacement: socioeconomic inequalities and projections of need
    T Dixon
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Rd, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:825-30. 2004
    ..To examine trends in primary and revision joint (hip and knee) replacement in England between 1991 and 2000...
  12. pmc Indicators of socioeconomic position (part 1)
    Bruna Galobardes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:7-12. 2006
    ..The glossary is divided into two parts for journal publication but the intention is that it should be used as one piece. The second part highlights a life course approach and will be published in the next issue of the journal...
  13. pmc Smoking and ill health: does lay epidemiology explain the failure of smoking cessation programs among deprived populations?
    Debbie A Lawlor
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, England
    Am J Public Health 93:266-70. 2003
    ..Health promotion initiatives designed to reduce smoking among members of these groups may continue to fail unless the general health and life chances of such individuals are first improved...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of hospital admission for adult psychiatric illness in England: analysis of Hospital Episode Statistics data
    Andrew Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:334-41. 2004
    ..The assessment and reporting of national patterns of psychiatric hospital admissions is important for strategic service development and planning...
  15. pmc Indicators of socioeconomic position (part 2)
    Bruna Galobardes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:95-101. 2006
    ..This is the second part of a glossary on indicators of socioeconomic position used in health research (the first part was published in the January issue of the journal)...
  16. pmc Teenage pregnancy rates: high compared with where and when?
    Debbie A Lawlor
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2PR, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:121-3. 2004
  17. pmc Hospital admissions, age, and death: retrospective cohort study
    Tracy Dixon
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 328:1288. 2004
    ..We aimed to examine the relation between age and use of acute services in hospitals in the period before death in a national sample of deaths in hospital...
  18. ncbi request reprint Too much too young? Teenage pregnancy is not a public health problem
    Debbie A Lawlor
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:552-4. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint What a difference a year makes? Too little too late
    Debbie A Lawlor
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:558-9. 2002
  20. pmc Life expectancy: women now on top everywhere
    Anna Barford
    BMJ 332:808. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint The accidental epidemiologist: losing the way or following social-epidemiological leads?
    Mary Shaw
    Int J Epidemiol 31:523-6. 2002
  22. pmc Labour's "Black report" moment?
    Mary Shaw
    BMJ 331:575. 2005
  23. pmc Inequalities and christmas yet to come
    Danny Dorling
    BMJ 331:1409. 2005
  24. pmc Skin and soft tissue infections and vascular disease among drug users, England
    Charles Irish
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1510-1. 2007
  25. pmc Global inequality of life expectancy due to AIDS
    Danny Dorling
    Department of Geography, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN
    BMJ 332:662-4. 2006
  26. pmc The cause for quiet celebration
    Anna Barford
    BMJ 332:1095-6. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Population production and modelling mortality--an application of geographic information systems in health inequalities research
    Richard Mitchell
    Research Unit in Health, Behaviour and Change, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    Health Place 8:15-24. 2002
    ..This paper describes the approach and the custom written geographic information system which estimated these data, and their subsequent application...
  28. ncbi request reprint Life and death of the people of London: a historical GIS of Charles Booth's inquiry
    Scott Orford
    Department of City and Regional Planning, University of Cardiff, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WA, UK
    Health Place 8:25-35. 2002
    ..The paper concludes that the spatial patterns of poverty in inner London are extremely robust and a century of change has failed to disrupt it...
  29. ncbi request reprint Photography as a metaphor for (epidemiological) research
    Mary Shaw
    Int J Epidemiol 34:239-41. 2005
  30. pmc Hospital admissions for 'drug-induced' disorders in England: a study using the Hospital Episodes Statistics (HES) database
    Patrick Waller
    Drug Safety Research Unit, Southampton, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 59:213-9. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Seeing social position: visualizing class in life and death
    Mary Shaw
    Int J Epidemiol 32:332-5. 2003
  32. doi request reprint Increasing prevalence of methicillin resistance in serious ocular infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus in the United States: 2000 to 2005
    Penny A Asbell
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:814-8. 2008
    ..To report the nationwide prevalence of methicillin resistance in serious ocular infections involving Staphylococcus aureus and profile in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility of S aureus from ocular isolates over time...