Author Archives: Journal of Public Health

Just William

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The design and psychometric assessment of a child-friendly TPB-based questionnaire

AbstractBackgroundDespite the popularity of the theory of planned behaviour (TPB), a lack of research assessing the efficacy of the model in understanding the health behaviour of children exists.

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The effects of breastfeeding on childhood BMI: a propensity score matching approach

AbstractBackgroundMany studies have found a statistical association between breastfeeding and childhood adiposity.

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A new public health, tiered approach to improving musculoskeletal health through physical…

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Corrigendum: Lifetime and 1-year prevalence of homelessness in the US population: results from…

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Promoting the ethics of promoting the public’s health: a call for papers; a call for debate

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Environment, health and infrastructure: troubling questions

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Corrigendum: Mental health coverage in needs assessments and associated opportunities

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‘Transforming lives through music’ as a public health intervention: further reflections on…

AbstractWe previously contributed a short discussion piece to this section, which described some of the challenges inherent in evaluating the public health impacts of an arts-based social intervention, Sistema Scotland’s ‘Big Noise’ programmes.

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Erratum: Disparities in cigarette smoking and use of other tobacco products in Minnesota,…

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A qualitative study exploring awareness and attitudes towards tuberculosis in migrant…

AbstractBackgroundThe majority of tuberculosis (TB) cases in the UK occur among people born in high-burden countries (73%), and are concentrated in large urban centres.

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Public health goals for a post-Brexit world

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Border control in a healthcare setting is not in the public’s best interests

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Addressing London’s modern urban health challenges: learning from other global cities

AbstractAround 150 cities have emerged as notable at a global scale.

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