Janis Baird

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Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Being big or growing fast: systematic review of size and growth in infancy and later obesity
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD
    BMJ 331:929. 2005
  2. pmc Southampton PRegnancy Intervention for the Next Generation (SPRING): protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Trials 17:493. 2016
  3. pmc Worked examples of alternative methods for the synthesis of qualitative and quantitative research in systematic reviews
    Patricia J Lucas
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol BS8 1TZ, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:4. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Does birthweight predict bone mass in adulthood? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Osteoporos Int 22:1323-34. 2011
  5. pmc Infant sleep disturbance is associated with preconceptional psychological distress: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Sleep 32:566-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Changing health behaviour of young women from disadvantaged backgrounds: evidence from systematic reviews
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:195-204. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Milk feeding and dietary patterns predict weight and fat gains in infancy
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:575-86. 2008
  8. pmc Variety and quality of healthy foods differ according to neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK
    Health Place 18:1292-9. 2012
  9. pmc 'Making every contact count': Evaluation of the impact of an intervention to train health and social care practitioners in skills to support health behaviour change
    Wendy Lawrence
    MRC LEU, University of Southampton, UK
    J Health Psychol 21:138-51. 2016
  10. pmc Healthy conversation skills: increasing competence and confidence in front-line staff
    Christina Black
    1Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:700-7. 2014

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Publications30

  1. pmc Being big or growing fast: systematic review of size and growth in infancy and later obesity
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD
    BMJ 331:929. 2005
    ..To assess the association between infant size or growth and subsequent obesity and to determine if any association has been stable over time...
  2. pmc Southampton PRegnancy Intervention for the Next Generation (SPRING): protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Trials 17:493. 2016
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  3. pmc Worked examples of alternative methods for the synthesis of qualitative and quantitative research in systematic reviews
    Patricia J Lucas
    School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, 8 Priory Rd, Bristol BS8 1TZ, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:4. 2007
    ..This paper presents worked examples of two methods of data synthesis (textual narrative and thematic), used in relation to one review, with the aim of enabling researchers to consider the strength of different approaches...
  4. doi request reprint Does birthweight predict bone mass in adulthood? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Osteoporos Int 22:1323-34. 2011
    ..Higher birthweight was associated with higher bone mineral content of the spine and hip in adult men and women at ages between 18 and 80 years across a range of settings...
  5. pmc Infant sleep disturbance is associated with preconceptional psychological distress: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Sleep 32:566-8. 2009
    ..To determine whether preconceptional psychological distress is associated with infant sleep disturbance...
  6. doi request reprint Changing health behaviour of young women from disadvantaged backgrounds: evidence from systematic reviews
    J Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 68:195-204. 2009
    ..Family involvement and social support from peers may also be important features of interventions that aim to improve diet...
  7. doi request reprint Milk feeding and dietary patterns predict weight and fat gains in infancy
    Janis Baird
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:575-86. 2008
    ..We are following up the infants in this study to assess the impact of these patterns beyond the first year of life. These associations should also be examined in other settings and populations...
  8. pmc Variety and quality of healthy foods differ according to neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, England, UK
    Health Place 18:1292-9. 2012
    ..Dietary inequalities may be exacerbated by differences in the variety and quality of healthy foods sold locally; these factors may influence whether or not consumers purchase healthy foods...
  9. pmc 'Making every contact count': Evaluation of the impact of an intervention to train health and social care practitioners in skills to support health behaviour change
    Wendy Lawrence
    MRC LEU, University of Southampton, UK
    J Health Psychol 21:138-51. 2016
    ..Because it uses existing services to deliver support for behaviour change, this training intervention has the potential to improve public health at relatively low cost. ..
  10. pmc Healthy conversation skills: increasing competence and confidence in front-line staff
    Christina Black
    1Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:700-7. 2014
    ..iii) To examine the relationship between confidence and competence post-training...
  11. pmc The Southampton Initiative for Health: a complex intervention to improve the diets and increase the physical activity levels of women from disadvantaged communities
    Mary Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    J Health Psychol 16:178-91. 2011
    ..A before and after non-randomized controlled trial is being used to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the intervention in improving women's diets and increasing their physical activity levels...
  12. pmc Implementation of new Healthy Conversation Skills to support lifestyle changes - what helps and what hinders? Experiences of Sure Start Children's Centre staff
    Tannaze Tinati
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 20:430-7. 2012
    ..Staff training requires a multi-faceted approach to address the range of perceived barriers...
  13. pmc The effect of a behaviour change intervention on the diets and physical activity levels of women attending Sure Start Children's Centres: results from a complex public health intervention
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e005290. 2014
    ..This study evaluated the effects of a community intervention on dietary quality and levels of physical activity of women from disadvantaged backgrounds...
  14. doi request reprint A mixed-methods investigation to explore how women living in disadvantaged areas might be supported to improve their diets
    Wendy Lawrence
    University of Southampton, UK
    J Health Psychol 17:785-98. 2012
    ..However, staff often missed opportunities to support women to make dietary changes. These data suggest that an intervention to help staff make the most of these opportunities would have the best chance of success...
  15. pmc Education and the Relationship Between Supermarket Environment and Diet
    Christina Vogel
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 51:e27-34. 2016
    ..This study examined the relationship between maternal dietary quality and overall in-store supermarket environment, and assessed the effect modification of educational attainment...
  16. pmc Duration of sleep at 3 years of age is associated with fat and fat-free mass at 4 years of age: the Southampton Women's Survey
    Janis Baird
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Sleep Res 25:412-8. 2016
    ..Our findings are novel, suggesting that the relationship between sleep and BMI is also determined by an effect on muscle. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Are infant size and growth related to burden of disease in adulthood? A systematic review of literature
    David Fisher
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1196-210. 2006
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Educational attainment, perceived control and the quality of women's diets
    Mary Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Appetite 52:631-6. 2009
    ..We set out to investigate the relationship between educational attainment, perceived control and quality of diet in a sample of women from Southampton...
  19. pmc How do mothers manage their preschool children's eating habits and does this change as children grow older? A longitudinal analysis
    Megan Jarman
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK NIHR Nutrition Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK Electronic address
    Appetite 95:466-74. 2015
    ..Supporting parents to adopt more covert techniques to control their children's eating habits may be an effective way of improving the quality of young children's diets...
  20. pmc Influences on the diet quality of pre-school children: importance of maternal psychological characteristics
    Megan Jarman
    1MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 18:2001-10. 2015
    ..To test the hypothesis that maternal psychological profiles relate to children's quality of diet...
  21. pmc Measuring the healthfulness of food retail stores: variations by store type and neighbourhood deprivation
    Christina Black
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:69. 2014
    ..Research measuring the full-range of in-store environmental factors concurrently is limited...
  22. doi request reprint Variations in infant feeding practice are associated with body composition in childhood: a prospective cohort study
    Sian M Robinson
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2799-805. 2009
    ..Most studies of infant diet and later body composition focus on milk feeding; few consider the influence of variations in the weaning diet...
  23. ncbi request reprint Influences on diet quality in older age: the importance of social factors
    Ilse Bloom
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK NIHR Nutrition Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK
    Age Ageing . 2016
    ..poor diet quality is common among older people, but little is known about influences on food choice, including the role of psychosocial factors at this age...
  24. doi request reprint Tumour necrosis factor antagonists and the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic literature review
    Sarah L Westlake
    Department of Rheumatology, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:518-31. 2011
    ..However, the extent to which these agents also reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD) is uncertain. The purpose of this study was to explore the effect of anti-TNF agents on CVD in RA using a systematic literature review...
  25. doi request reprint Reporting of participant compliance in randomized controlled trials of nutrition supplements during pregnancy
    Sarah H Kehoe
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 5:97-103. 2009
    ..We suggest that changes to the CONSORT guidelines may improve RCT reporting...
  26. pmc Vitamin D supplementation in pregnancy: a systematic review
    Nicholas C Harvey
    Medical Research Council MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Health Technol Assess 18:1-190. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether or not the current evidence base allows definite conclusions to be made regarding the optimal maternal circulating concentration of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] during pregnancy, and how this might best be achieved...
  27. pmc Influences on adherence to diet and physical activity recommendations in women and children: insights from six European studies
    Hazel Inskip
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Ann Nutr Metab 64:332-9. 2014
    ..Six studies across the 7 countries were used for this narrative synthesis of findings...
  28. pmc How to get started with a systematic review in epidemiology: an introductory guide for early career researchers
    Hayley J Denison
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Arch Public Health 71:21. 2013
    ..Those with no prior experience of systematic review may need considerable support and direction getting started with such a project. Here we set out in simple terms how to get started with a systematic review...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is birthweight associated with thyroid autoimmunity? A study in twins
    David I W Phillips
    MRC Unit, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Thyroid 12:377-80. 2002
    ..01). Our results suggest that both heritable and early environmental components contribute to the susceptibility to thyroid autoimmunity...
  30. pmc The views of professionals toward infant growth
    Patricia Lucas
    Arch Dis Child 92:655. 2007