Affiliation: University of Durham
- Sexual division of labor: energetic and evolutionary scenariosCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, Durham, United Kingdom
Am J Hum Biol 14:627-40. 2002..The challenge is to incorporate a range of behavioral responses to ecological circumstances in reconstructions of our evolutionary past...
- Elevated acute-phase protein in stunted Nepali children reporting low morbidity: different rural and urban profilesC Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, Durham DH1 3HN, UK
Br J Nutr 85:125-31. 2001..Possible mechanisms to explain the impact of illness and inflammation on growth faltering are discussed...
- Pathways leading to early growth faltering: an investigation into the importance of mucosal damage and immunostimulation in different socio-economic groups in NepalCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, 43 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN, UK
Br J Nutr 101:558-67. 2009..This has important implications for public health interventions...
- Violence, suffering, and mental health in Afghanistan: a school-based surveyCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Durham, UK
Lancet 374:807-16. 2009..Studies in Afghanistan have shown substantial mental health problems in adults. We did a survey of young people (11-16 years old) in the country to assess mental health, traumatic experiences, and social functioning...
- Social stressors, mental health, and physiological stress in an urban elite of young Afghans in KabulCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom
Am J Hum Biol 20:627-41. 2008....
- Immunostimulation and growth faltering in UK infantsC Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, Durham, UK
Am J Hum Biol 16:581-7. 2004..In terms of markers of immunostimulation (Alb, ACT, ACT:Alb ratio, IgG), both absolute levels and relationships with height-for-age are substantially different than those previously observed in cohort studies of infants in The Gambia...
- Issues of work intensity, pace, and sustainability in relation to work context and nutritional statusCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, UK
Am J Hum Biol 15:498-513. 2003....
- The social context of childcare practices and child malnutrition in Niger's recent food crisisKatherine Hampshire
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, United Kingdom
Disasters 33:132-51. 2009..Understanding and responding to the social context of child malnutrition will help humanitarian workers to integrate their efforts more effectively with longer-term development programmes aimed at improving livelihood security...
- Poor intestinal permeability in mildly stunted Nepali children: associations with weaning practices and Giardia lamblia infectionRie Goto
Departmentof Anthropology, University of Durham, UK
Br J Nutr 88:141-9. 2002..43 v. 0.25 respectively, P=0.014). It is likely that insults to the gut (e.g. Giardia) and challenges to the immune system (weaning) have a different impact in early and late infancy...
- Suffering, hope, and entrapment: resilience and cultural values in AfghanistanMark Eggerman
Durham University, Durham DH1 3HN, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 71:71-83. 2010....
- A survey of UK parental attitudes to the MMR vaccine and trust in medical authorityRachel Casiday
Department of Anthropology, University of Durham, 43 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN, UK
Vaccine 24:177-84. 2006..Practitioners should continue to provide parents with accurate information, while communicating respect for parents' intentions to protect their children's health...
- Culturally compelling strategies for behaviour change: a social ecology model and case study in malaria preventionCatherine Panter-Brick
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, UK
Soc Sci Med 62:2810-25. 2006....
- A health equity critique of social marketing: where interventions have impact but insufficient reachRebecca Langford
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Dawson Building, South Road, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
Soc Sci Med 83:133-41. 2013....
- Saving lives, preserving livelihoods: understanding risk, decision-making and child health in a food crisisKatherine Rebecca Hampshire
Department of Anthropology, Durham University, Dawson Building, South Road, Durham, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 68:758-65. 2009..This mismatch is rooted in the different ways in which humanitarian agencies and local communities weigh up risks and vulnerabilities in matters of child health...
- Homeless street children in Nepal: use of allostatic load to assess the burden of childhood adversityCarol M Worthman
Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Dev Psychopathol 20:233-55. 2008....