Sarah Curtis

Summary

Affiliation: Queen Mary
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gender, ethnicity and self-reported health: the case of African-Caribbean populations in London
    S Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:365-85. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Approaches to sampling and case selection in qualitative research: examples in the geography of health
    S Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:1001-14. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The ecological relationship between deprivation, social isolation and rates of hospital admission for acute psychiatric care: a comparison of London and New York City
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Health Research Group, Queen Mary College, University of London, London, UK
    Health Place 12:19-37. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Area effects on health variation over the life-course: analysis of the longitudinal study sample in England using new data on area of residence in childhood
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary College, University of London, London E1 4NS, UK
    Soc Sci Med 58:57-74. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Area social fragmentation, social support for individuals and psychosocial health in young adults: evidence from a national survey in England
    James Fagg
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:242-54. 2008
  6. doi request reprint County variation in use of inpatient and ambulatory psychiatric care in New York State 1999-2001: need and supply influences in a structural model
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Durham University, South Road, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
    Health Place 15:568-77. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A spatial structural equation modelling framework for health count responses
    Peter Congdon
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, UK
    Stat Med 26:5267-84. 2007
  8. pmc Forced residential mobility and social support: impacts on psychiatric disorders among Somali migrants
    Kamaldeep Bhui
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:4. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress among adolescents, and its relationship to individual, family and area characteristics in East London
    James Fagg
    Queen Mary College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:636-48. 2006
  10. pmc Migration experiences, employment status and psychological distress among Somali immigrants: a mixed-method international study
    Nasir Warfa
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London, E1M B6Q, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:749. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Gender, ethnicity and self-reported health: the case of African-Caribbean populations in London
    S Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:365-85. 2000
    ..We also examine the understandings about health and illness expressed by African-Caribbean women and men during in-depth interviews...
  2. ncbi request reprint Approaches to sampling and case selection in qualitative research: examples in the geography of health
    S Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 50:1001-14. 2000
    ..We also consider how far the criteria Miles and Huberman suggest seem helpful for planning 'sample' selection in qualitative research...
  3. ncbi request reprint The ecological relationship between deprivation, social isolation and rates of hospital admission for acute psychiatric care: a comparison of London and New York City
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Health Research Group, Queen Mary College, University of London, London, UK
    Health Place 12:19-37. 2006
    ..We discuss the interpretation of these results and the issues they raise in terms of the potential and limitations of international comparison...
  4. ncbi request reprint Area effects on health variation over the life-course: analysis of the longitudinal study sample in England using new data on area of residence in childhood
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary College, University of London, London E1 4NS, UK
    Soc Sci Med 58:57-74. 2004
    ..The results suggest that conditions in residential area in early life may help to explain relatively poor health experience of populations in some parts of Britain today...
  5. ncbi request reprint Area social fragmentation, social support for individuals and psychosocial health in young adults: evidence from a national survey in England
    James Fagg
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:242-54. 2008
    ..We consider some of the policy implications of the findings...
  6. doi request reprint County variation in use of inpatient and ambulatory psychiatric care in New York State 1999-2001: need and supply influences in a structural model
    Sarah Curtis
    Department of Geography, Durham University, South Road, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
    Health Place 15:568-77. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A spatial structural equation modelling framework for health count responses
    Peter Congdon
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, UK
    Stat Med 26:5267-84. 2007
    ..A case study considers the modelling of a single indicator-based morbidity construct (taken to represent a need for care) in 62 New York counties, with responses being psychiatric referrals to ambulatory and hospital care...
  8. pmc Forced residential mobility and social support: impacts on psychiatric disorders among Somali migrants
    Kamaldeep Bhui
    Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:4. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress among adolescents, and its relationship to individual, family and area characteristics in East London
    James Fagg
    Queen Mary College, University of London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:636-48. 2006
    ..However, this area variation was not related to differences in area indicators of socio-economic deprivation, crime or social fragmentation. There was a complex association between SDQ and ethnic composition of neighbourhoods...
  10. pmc Migration experiences, employment status and psychological distress among Somali immigrants: a mixed-method international study
    Nasir Warfa
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London, E1M B6Q, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:749. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Coalfield health effects: variation in health across former coalfield areas in England
    Mylene Riva
    Department of Geography, Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Science Laboratories, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE, UK
    Health Place 17:588-97. 2011
    ..The population health profile of coalfield communities is not homogeneous, with some coalfield communities faring worse than others, indicating more localised health issues...
  12. doi request reprint Collective resources or local social inequalities? Examining the social determinants of mental health in rural areas
    Mylene Riva
    Department of Geography, Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, Wolfson Research Institute, Durham University, Durham, UK
    Eur J Public Health 21:197-203. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders among Somali refugees: developing culturally appropriate measures and assessing socio-cultural risk factors
    Kamaldeep Bhui
    Centre for Psychiatry Barts and The London Medical School, Charterhouse Sq, London, EC1M, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:400-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to develop a culturally appropriate instrument, and address the methodological challenges and assess some risk factors for mental disorder among Somalis in London...
  14. ncbi request reprint Understanding and representing 'place' in health research: a relational approach
    Steven Cummins
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:1825-38. 2007
    ..We argue that these approaches to understanding how place relates to health are important in order to deliver effective, 'contextually sensitive' policy interventions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Post-migration geographical mobility, mental health and health service utilisation among Somali refugees in the UK: a qualitative study
    Nasir Warfa
    Department of Psychiatry, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK
    Health Place 12:503-15. 2006
    ..Residential mobility was also perceived to interfere with health care receipt and therefore should be more comprehensively assessed in larger quantitative studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Geographical variation in acute psychiatric admissions within New York City 1990-2000: growing inequalities in service use?
    Michael Almog
    Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:361-76. 2004
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Mingling, observing, and lingering: everyday public spaces and their implications for well-being and social relations
    Vicky Cattell
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Joseph Rotblat Building, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Health Place 14:544-61. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Medicine, landscapes, symbols: "The country Doctor" by Honoré de Balzac
    François Tonnellier
    IRDES, Research and Information Institute for Health Economics, Paris, France
    Health Place 11:313-21. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Themes in British health geography at the end of the century: a review of published research 1998-2000
    Sheena Asthana
    Plymouth University, UK
    Soc Sci Med 55:167-73. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status and geographies of psychiatric inpatient service use. Places, provision, power and well-being
    Sarah Curtis
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:10-5. 2007
    ..Third, more intensive, qualitative research complements these statistical analyses and encouraged reflection on the socio-economic processes, within psychiatric care settings, as well as in wider society, which influence service use...