M Egan

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Exploring the relationships between housing, neighbourhoods and mental wellbeing for residents of deprived areas
    Lyndal Bond
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, G128RZ Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:48. 2012
  2. pmc Is concern about young people's anti-social behaviour associated with poor health? Cross-sectional evidence from residents of deprived urban neighbourhoods
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:217. 2012
  3. pmc Protocol for a mixed methods study investigating the impact of investment in housing, regeneration and neighbourhood renewal on the health and wellbeing of residents: the GoWell programme
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:41. 2010
  4. pmc Reviewing evidence on complex social interventions: appraising implementation in systematic reviews of the health effects of organisational-level workplace interventions
    M Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:4-11. 2009
  5. pmc "Profits before people"? A systematic review of the health and safety impacts of privatising public utilities and industries in developed countries
    Matt Egan
    MRC SPHSU, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:862-70. 2007
  6. pmc New roads and human health: a systematic review
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, Scotland, UK
    Am J Public Health 93:1463-71. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Publication bias in qualitative research: what becomes of qualitative research presented at conferences?
    M Petticrew
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:552-4. 2008
  8. pmc Evidence for public health policy on inequalities: 1: the reality according to policymakers
    Mark Petticrew
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:811-6. 2004
  9. pmc The psychosocial and health effects of workplace reorganisation. 1. A systematic review of organisational-level interventions that aim to increase employee control
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G128RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:945-54. 2007
  10. pmc Systematic reviews of health effects of social interventions: 2. Best available evidence: how low should you go?
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:886-92. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Exploring the relationships between housing, neighbourhoods and mental wellbeing for residents of deprived areas
    Lyndal Bond
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, G128RZ Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:48. 2012
    ..This study examined the relationship between the positive mental wellbeing of residents living in deprived areas and their perceptions of their housing and neighbourhoods...
  2. pmc Is concern about young people's anti-social behaviour associated with poor health? Cross-sectional evidence from residents of deprived urban neighbourhoods
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:217. 2012
    ..We ask whether perceptions of young people's ASB are associated with poor health; and whether health, demographic and (psycho)social characteristics can help explain why PASB varies within disadvantaged neighbourhoods (Glasgow, UK)...
  3. pmc Protocol for a mixed methods study investigating the impact of investment in housing, regeneration and neighbourhood renewal on the health and wellbeing of residents: the GoWell programme
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Chief Scientist Office Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:41. 2010
    ..The GoWell Programme has been designed to measure effects on health and wellbeing of multi-faceted regeneration interventions on residents of disadvantaged neighbourhoods in the city of Glasgow, Scotland...
  4. pmc Reviewing evidence on complex social interventions: appraising implementation in systematic reviews of the health effects of organisational-level workplace interventions
    M Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:4-11. 2009
    ..Understanding how implementation affects intervention outcomes may help prevent erroneous conclusions and misleading assumptions about generalisability, but implementation must be adequately reported if it is to be taken into account...
  5. pmc "Profits before people"? A systematic review of the health and safety impacts of privatising public utilities and industries in developed countries
    Matt Egan
    MRC SPHSU, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:862-70. 2007
    ..Some evidence suggests that adverse health outcomes could result from redundancies associated with privatisation...
  6. pmc New roads and human health: a systematic review
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, Scotland, UK
    Am J Public Health 93:1463-71. 2003
    ..Major urban roads increase disturbance and severance. More robust research is needed in this area, particularly regarding effects of new roads on respiratory health, mental health, access to health services, and physical activity...
  7. doi request reprint Publication bias in qualitative research: what becomes of qualitative research presented at conferences?
    M Petticrew
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:552-4. 2008
    ..This has been well documented for quantitative studies, but has never been explored in relation to qualitative research...
  8. pmc Evidence for public health policy on inequalities: 1: the reality according to policymakers
    Mark Petticrew
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:811-6. 2004
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  9. pmc The psychosocial and health effects of workplace reorganisation. 1. A systematic review of organisational-level interventions that aim to increase employee control
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G128RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:945-54. 2007
    ..Systematic review of the health and psychosocial effects of increasing employee participation and control through workplace reorganisation, with reference to the "demand-control-support" model of workplace health...
  10. pmc Systematic reviews of health effects of social interventions: 2. Best available evidence: how low should you go?
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:886-92. 2005
    ..There is little guidance on how to select the best available evidence of health effects of social interventions. The aim of this paper was to assess the implications of setting particular inclusion criteria for evidence synthesis...
  11. pmc Psychosocial risk factors in home and community settings and their associations with population health and health inequalities: a systematic meta-review
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G128RZ, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:239. 2008
    ..We have conducted a meta-review (a review of reviews) exploring how psychosocial factors may relate to population health in home and community settings...
  12. pmc Systematic reviews of health effects of social interventions: 1. Finding the evidence: how far should you go?
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:804-8. 2005
    ..There is little guidance on how to identify useful evidence about the health effects of social interventions. The aim of this study was to assess the value of different ways of finding this type of information...
  13. pmc Promoting walking and cycling as an alternative to using cars: systematic review
    David Ogilvie
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8RZ
    BMJ 329:763. 2004
    ..To assess what interventions are effective in promoting a population shift from using cars towards walking and cycling and to assess the health effects of such interventions...
  14. pmc Evidence for public health policy on inequalities: 2: assembling the evidence jigsaw
    Margaret Whitehead
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:817-21. 2004
    ..To garner research leaders' perceptions and experiences of the types of evidence that influence policy on health inequalities, and their reflections on how the flow of such research evidence could be increased...