Kate E Pickett

Summary

Affiliation: University of York
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of racial density and income incongruity on pregnancy outcomes
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:2229-38. 2005
  2. pmc Women who remember, women who do not: a methodological study of maternal recall of smoking in pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences and Hull York Medical School, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO105DD, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1166-74. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The psychosocial context of pregnancy smoking and quitting in the Millennium Cohort Study
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:474-80. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The complex enterprise of modelling prenatal exposure to cigarettes: what is 'enough'?
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:160-70. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Smoking in pregnancy and disruptive behaviour in 3-year-old boys and girls: an analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    J Hutchinson
    Department of Health and Sciences and Hull York Medical School, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:82-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint People like us: ethnic group density effects on health
    Kate E Pickett
    Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Ethn Health 13:321-34. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Meaningful differences in maternal smoking behaviour during pregnancy: implications for infant behavioural vulnerability
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:318-24. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Inequality: an underacknowledged source of mental illness and distress
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 2, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:426-8. 2010
  9. pmc Widening social inequalities in risk for sudden infant death syndrome
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, University of York, Heslington, York, Y010 5DD, England
    Am J Public Health 95:1976-81. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-reported smoking, cotinine levels, and patterns of smoking in pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:368-76. 2005

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of racial density and income incongruity on pregnancy outcomes
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:2229-38. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Women who remember, women who do not: a methodological study of maternal recall of smoking in pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences and Hull York Medical School, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO105DD, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1166-74. 2009
    ..Retrospective recall of smoking during pregnancy is assumed to be substantially biased, but this has rarely been tested empirically...
  3. doi request reprint The psychosocial context of pregnancy smoking and quitting in the Millennium Cohort Study
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:474-80. 2009
    ..Less is known about the psychosocial context of persistent pregnancy smokers and factors that distinguish them from pregnancy quitters...
  4. doi request reprint The complex enterprise of modelling prenatal exposure to cigarettes: what is 'enough'?
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:160-70. 2009
    ..Such research will inform the development of guidelines for adequate exposure characterisation in developmental studies...
  5. doi request reprint Smoking in pregnancy and disruptive behaviour in 3-year-old boys and girls: an analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    J Hutchinson
    Department of Health and Sciences and Hull York Medical School, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:82-8. 2010
    ..Further, few studies have controlled for a broad range of maternal psychosocial problems...
  6. doi request reprint People like us: ethnic group density effects on health
    Kate E Pickett
    Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Ethn Health 13:321-34. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Meaningful differences in maternal smoking behaviour during pregnancy: implications for infant behavioural vulnerability
    K E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:318-24. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Inequality: an underacknowledged source of mental illness and distress
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 2, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:426-8. 2010
    ..This relationship is most likely mediated by the impact of inequality on the quality of social relationships and the scale of status differentiation in different societies...
  9. pmc Widening social inequalities in risk for sudden infant death syndrome
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, University of York, Heslington, York, Y010 5DD, England
    Am J Public Health 95:1976-81. 2005
    ..Our objective was to see whether the "Back to Sleep" campaign, which involves an effective, easy, and free intervention, has reduced social class inequalities in SIDS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-reported smoking, cotinine levels, and patterns of smoking in pregnancy
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:368-76. 2005
    ....
  11. pmc Wider income gaps, wider waistbands? An ecological study of obesity and income inequality
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 3, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:670-4. 2005
    ..To see if obesity, deaths from diabetes, and daily calorie intake are associated with income inequality among developed countries...
  12. pmc Adolescent birth rates, total homicides, and income inequality in rich countries
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Room A TB 220, Heslington, York YO10 5DD UK
    Am J Public Health 95:1181-3. 2005
    ..These results, coupled with no association with absolute income, suggested that violence and births to adolescents may reflect gender-differentiated responses to low social status and could be reduced by reducing income inequality...
  13. doi request reprint Ethnic density effects on maternal and infant health in the Millennium Cohort Study
    Kate E Pickett
    University of York, York, North Yorkshire, UK
    Soc Sci Med 69:1476-83. 2009
    ..For some measures of maternal health, in some ethnic groups, the psychosocial advantages of shared culture, social networks and social capital may override the adverse effects of material deprivation...
  14. pmc Impact of social ties on self reported health in France: is everyone affected equally?
    Zoe Heritage
    Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health, Nottingham University, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:243. 2008
    ..To examine the association of social ties and income with self reported health, in order to investigate if social ties have a greater impact on the health of people on low incomes compared to those financially better off...
  15. pmc Psychological distress during pregnancy in a multi-ethnic community: findings from the born in Bradford cohort study
    Stephanie L Prady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e60693. 2013
    ..We described the association between maternal mental distress and socio-demographic factors in a multi-ethnic cohort located in an economically deprived city in the UK...
  16. pmc Ethnic density effects on birth outcomes and maternal smoking during pregnancy in the US linked birth and infant death data set
    Richard J Shaw
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Am J Public Health 100:707-13. 2010
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  17. pmc The health benefits of Hispanic communities for non-Hispanic mothers and infants: another Hispanic paradox
    Richard J Shaw
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Am J Public Health 103:1052-7. 2013
    ..The contextual effects of Hispanic neighborhoods may partially explain this "Hispanic paradox." We investigated whether this benefit extends to other ethnic groups...
  18. doi request reprint Do risk factors for post-partum smoking relapse vary according to marital status?
    Stephanie L Prady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Area 4, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Matern Child Health J 16:1364-73. 2012
    ..Risk factors for relapse appear to differ according to marital status. A 'one size fits all' package of post-partum relapse prevention is unlikely to be an appropriate intervention strategy...
  19. doi request reprint Mothers without companionship during childbirth: an analysis within the Millennium Cohort Study
    Holly N Essex
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, United Kingdom
    Birth 35:266-76. 2008
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  20. pmc Child wellbeing and income inequality in rich societies: ecological cross sectional study
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 335:1080. 2007
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  21. pmc Evaluation of ethnic disparities in detection of depression and anxiety in primary care during the maternal period: combined analysis of routine and cohort data
    Stephanie L Prady
    Stephanie L Prady, PhD, Kate E Pickett, PhD, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York Emily S Petherick, PhD, Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford Simon Gilbody, DPhil, FRCPsych, Tim Croudace, PhD, Department of Health Sciences and Hull York Medical School, University of York, York Dan Mason, PhD, Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford Trevor A Sheldon, DSC, Hull York Medical School, University of York, York John Wright, FRCP, Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 208:453-61. 2016
    ..There are limited data on detection disparities of common mental disorders in minority ethnic women...
  22. pmc Variation and ethnic inequalities in treatment of common mental disorders before, during and after pregnancy: combined analysis of routine and research data in the Born in Bradford cohort
    Stephanie L Prady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 16:99. 2016
    ..We examined these questions in a multi-ethnic cohort of women with CMD living in Bradford, England before, during and up to one year after pregnancy...
  23. pmc The psychometric properties of the subscales of the GHQ-28 in a multi-ethnic maternal sample: results from the Born in Bradford cohort
    Stephanie L Prady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 13:55. 2013
    ..Poor maternal mental health can impact on children's development and wellbeing; however, there is concern about the comparability of screening instruments administered to women of diverse ethnic origin...
  24. pmc Maternal psychological distress in primary care and association with child behavioural outcomes at age three
    Stephanie L Prady
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 25:601-13. 2016
    ..Children of mothers with CMD may be at risk for socio-emotional and behavioural difficulties. The development of effective treatments for CMD needs to be balanced by greater attempts to identify and treat women. ..
  25. pmc Computerized adaptive testing of population psychological distress: simulation-based evaluation of GHQ-30
    Jan Stochl
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Area 4, ARRC Building, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 51:895-906. 2016
    ..We therefore calibrate GHQ-30 items and report a simulation study exploring the potential of this instrument for adaptive administration in a longitudinal setting...
  26. doi request reprint Is ethnic density associated with health in a context of social disadvantage? Findings from the Born in Bradford cohort
    Eleonora P Uphoff
    a Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Ethn Health 21:196-213. 2016
    ..In this study we aimed to test the associations between area-level ethnic density and health for Pakistani and White British residents of Bradford, England...
  27. pmc A systematic review of the relationships between social capital and socioeconomic inequalities in health: a contribution to understanding the psychosocial pathway of health inequalities
    Eleonora P Uphoff
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Int J Equity Health 12:54. 2013
    ..This systematic review assesses the current evidence, and identifies gaps in knowledge, on the associations and interactions between social capital and socioeconomic inequalities in health...
  28. doi request reprint Social gradients in health for Pakistani and White British women and infants in two UK birth cohorts
    Eleonora P Uphoff
    a Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    Ethn Health 21:452-67. 2016
    ..This study aims to examine social gradients in low birth weight (LBW), preterm birth, smoking during pregnancy and maternal health for women and infants of Pakistani origin and White British women and infants in the UK...
  29. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of child morbidity data in demographic and health surveys
    Alireza Olyaee Manesh
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 37:194-200. 2008
    ..Data on child illness and death are reported by mothers and are susceptible to error...
  30. pmc An evaluation of computerized adaptive testing for general psychological distress: combining GHQ-12 and Affectometer-2 in an item bank for public mental health research
    Jan Stochl
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 16:58. 2016
    ..This paper presents the joint calibration of an item bank for researchers keen to investigate population variations in general psychological distress (GPD)...
  31. pmc Does involvement in a cohort study improve health and affect health inequalities? A natural experiment
    Annie Quick
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 17:79. 2017
    ..This study used the Born in Bradford family cohort (BIB) to explore whether simply taking part in BIB had improved participants' health and, if so, whether this effect was mediated by socioeconomic status...
  32. doi request reprint Income inequality and health: a causal review
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 128:316-26. 2015
    ..The evidence that large income differences have damaging health and social consequences is strong and in most countries inequality is increasing. Narrowing the gap will improve the health and wellbeing of populations. ..
  33. doi request reprint The ethical and policy implications of research on income inequality and child well-being
    Kate E Pickett
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom and
    Pediatrics 135:S39-47. 2015
    ..The goal of this study was to examine associations between child well-being and income inequality...
  34. ncbi request reprint Health promotion at NHS breast cancer screening clinics in the UK
    Bernadette Fisher
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Health Promot Int 22:137-45. 2007
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