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2021 Publications

Socio-Economic Status, Mental Health Difficulties and Feelings about Transition to Secondary School among 10–11 Year Olds in Wales: Multi-Level Analysis of a Cross Sectional Survey Graham Moore, Lianna Angel, Rachel Brown, Jordan van Godwin, Britt Hallingberg, Frances Rice Child Indicators Research


Co-production of two whole-school sexual health interventions for English secondary schools: positive choices and project respect Ruth Ponsford, Rebecca Meiksin, Sara Bragg, Joanna Crichton, Lucy Emmerson, Tara Tancred, Nerissa Tilouche, Gemma Morgan, Pete Gee, Honor Young, Alison Hadley, Rona Campbell, Chris Bonell \n Pilot Feasibility Studies


Exploring The Association Between School-Based Peer Networks And Smoking According To Socioeconomic Status and Tobacco Control Context: A Systematic Review Hannah Jane Littlecott, GF Moore, Mark McCann, G.J. Melendez-Torres, Liesbeth Mercken, Hayley Reed, Mala Mann, Fiona Dobbie, Jemma L Hawkins Research Square


The Science of Scale for Violence Prevention: A New Agenda for Family Strengthening in Low- and Middle-Income Countries Yulia Shenderovich, Jamie M. Lachman, Catherine L. Ward, Inge Wessels, Frances Gardner, Mark Tomlinson, Daniel Oliver, Roselinde Janowski, Mackenzie Martin, Kufre Okop, Hlengiwe Sacolo-Gwebu, Lindokuhle L. Ngcobo, Zuyi Fang, Liane Alampay, Adriana Baban, Ana A. Baumann, Regina Benevides de Barros, Samuel Bojo, Alexander Butchart, Wilmi Dippenaar, Amon Exavery, Xiangming Fang, Ida Ferdinandi, Heather M. Foran, Nina Heinrichs, Judy Hutchings, Daisy Kisyombe, Greta Massetti, Jaromir Mazak, Henry Mbuyi, Pratibha Singh, Kenneth Polsky, Sabine Rakotomalala, Marija Raleva, Richard Savo, Lucie Cluver Fronytiers


Pupil Mental Health, Concerns and Expectations About Secondary School as Predictors of Adjustment Across the Transition to Secondary School: A Longitudinal Multi‑informant Study Frances Rice, Terry Ng‑Knight, Lucy Riglin, · Victoria Powell, · Graham F. Moore, Chris McManus, Katherine H. Shelton, Norah Frederickson School Mental Health


Adapting evidence-informed population health interventions for new contexts: a scoping review of current practice A. Movsisyan, L. Arnold, L. Copeland, R. Evans, H. Littlecott, G. Moore, A. O’Cathain, L. Pfadenhauer, J. Segrott, E. Rehfuess  Health Research Policy and Systems


Risk Behaviours Associated with Dating and Relationship Violence among 11–16 Year Olds in Wales: Results from the 2019 Student Health and Wellbeing Survey Danielle V. R. Couturiaux, Honor Young, Rebecca E. Anthony, Nicholas Page, Emily Lowthian, G. J. Melendez-Torres, Gillian Hewitt, Graham F. Moore IJERPH


Care-experienced cHildren and young people’s Interventions to improve Mental health and wEll-being outcomes: Systematic review (CHIMES) protocol Rhiannon Evans, Maria Boffey, Sarah MacDonald, Jane Noyes, G.J. Melendez-Torres, Helen E Morgan, Rob Trubey, Michael Robling, Simone Willis, Charlotte Wooders BMJ Open


Mortality among rough sleepers, squatters, residents of homeless shelters or hotels and sofa-surfers: a pooled analysis of UK birth cohorts  White, J., Fluharty, M., de Groot, R., Bell, S., Batty, D. International Journal of Epidemiology


Predictors and consequences of HIV status disclosure to adolescents living with HIV in Eastern Cape, South Africa Shenderovich, Y., Zhou, Z., Culver, L., et al. JIAS


The Positive Choices trial: study protocol for a Phase-III RCT trial of a whole-school social marketing intervention to promote sexual health and reduce health inequalities R., Meiksin, R., Allen, E., Melendez-Torres, G.J., Young, H., et al. Trials 


Mental health support and training to improve secondary school teachers’ well-being: the WISE cluster RCT , J., Evans, R., Bell, S., Fisher, H., et al. Public Health Research Volume: 9, Issue: 1


A scoping review of system-level mechanisms to prevent children being in out-of-home care Stabler, L., Evans, R., Scourfield, J., Morgan, F., et al. The British Journal of Social Work


Young carers, mental health and psychosocial wellbeing: A realist synthesis Janes, E., Forrester, D., Reed, H., Melendez-Torres, G.J. Child Care Health and Development


An intervention to improve teacher well-being support and training to support students in UK high schools (the WISE study): A cluster randomised controlled trial Online Article Kidger, J., Turner, N., Hollingworth, W., Evans R., Copeland, L., et al. Plos Medicine


The effectiveness of digital interventions for increasing physical activity in individuals of low socioeconomic status: a systematic review and meta-analysis Western, M., Armstrong, M., Islam, I., Morgan, K., Jones, U., Kelson, M. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity


Uncovering ART adherence inconsistencies: An assessment of sustained adherence among adolescents in South Africa Zhou, S., Cluver, L., Shenderovich, Y., Toska, E. JIAS (Journal of the International AIDS Society


Inequalities in smoking and quitting-related outcomes among adults with and without children in the household 2013-2019: A population survey in England Kock, L., Brown, J., Shahab, L., Tatten-Birch, H., Moore, G., Cox, S. Nicotine & Tobacco Research


Early Pregnancy Risk and Missed Opportunities to Plan for Parenthood The Children of Looked After Children Anthony, R., Long, S., Young, H. The Children of Looked After Children: Outcomes, Experiences and Ensuring Meaningful Support to Young Parents In and Leaving Care, Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 15-40.


Staff wellbeing and retention in children’s social work: systematic review of interventions Turley, R., Roberts, S., Evans, R., et al Research on Social Work Practice


Intentions to participate in cervical and colorectal cancer screening during the COVID-19 pandemic: A mixed-methods study Wilson, R., Quinn-Scoggins, H., Moore, G., et al. Preventative Medicine


Process evaluation of complex interventions in chronic and neglected tropical diseases in low- and middle-income countries—a scoping review protocol Porras, M., Liu, H., Miranda, J.J., Moore, G., Burri, M., Chappuis, F., Perel, P., Beran, D. BMC Systematic Reviews


Changes in childhood experimentation with, and exposure to, tobacco and e-cigarettes and perceived smoking norms: a repeated cross-sectional study of 10-11 year olds’ in Wales Hallingberg, B., Angel,L., Brown, R., Copeland, L., Gray, L., Van Godwin, J., Moore, G. BMC Public Health


Identifying Prenatal and Postnatal Determinants of Infant Growth: A Structural Equation Modelling Based Cohort Analysis Morgan, K., Zhou, S-M., Hill, R., Lyons, R., Parajothy, S., Brophy, S. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health


Homelessness in early adulthood and biomedical risk factors by middle-age: the 1970 British Cohort Study James W White, Mark Hamer, David Batty BMJ Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health


Police referrals for domestic abuse before and during the first COVID-19 lockdown: An analysis of routine data from one specialist service in South Wales Moore, G., Buckley, K., Howarth, E., Burn, A.M., Copeland, L., Evans, R., Ware, L. N Journal of Public Health


Cancer symptom experience and help-seeking behaviour during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK: a cross-sectional population survey Quinn-Scoggins, H., Cannings-John, R., Moriarty, Y., Whitelock, V., Moore, G., et al BMJ Open


Mediation pathways for reduced substance use among parents in South Africa: a randomized controlled trial Massarwi, A.A., Cluver, L., Meinck, F., Doubt, J., Lachman, J., Shenderovich, Y., Green, O BMC Public Health


Adverse childhood experiences and child mental health: an electronic birth cohort study Lowthian, E., Anthony, R., Evans, A., Daniel, R., Long, S., Bandyopadhyay, A., John, A., Bellis, M., Parajothy, S. BMC Medicine


An exploration of Trends and experiences of delivery of breastfeeding support in England and Wales, since 2015 Brown, R., Tennant-Eyles, A. The Breastfeeding Network and Cardiff University


Contesting constructs and interrogating research methods: Re-analysis of qualitative data from a hospital-based case study of self-harm management and prevention practices Evans, R., Sampson, C., Macdonald, S., Scourfield, J, Biddle, L. Health, special issue Critical Suicide Studies: Between Methodology and Ethics


Managing lower urinary tract symptoms in primary care: qualitative study of GPs’ and patients’ experiences Milosevic, S., Joseph-Williams, N., Pell, B., et al. British Journal of General Practice 


Conducting invasive urodynamics in primary care: qualitative interview study examining experiences of patients and healthcare professionals Milosevic, S., Joseph-Williams, N., Pell, B., et al. Diagnostic and Prognostic


Early adversity predicts adoptees’ enduring emotional and behavioral problems in childhood Paine, A.l., Fahey, K., Anthony, R.E., Shelton, K. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry volume 30


Sociological Framework to Reduce Aberrant Behaviour of School Students Through Increasing School Connectedness Markham, W.A., Dolan, A., Moore, G. SAGE


Adapting interventions to new contexts—the ADAPT guidance Moore, G., Campbell, M., Copeland, L., Craig, P., Movsisyan, A., Hoddinott, P., Littlecott, H., O’Cathain, A., Pfadenhauer, L., Rehfuess, E., Segrott, J., Hawe, P., Kee,F., Couturiaux, D., Hallingberg, B., Evans, R. BMJ


Exploring the relationship between local volunteering opportunities and the propensity to volunteer using a nationally representative survey of adults in Wales Higgs, G., Page, N., Langford, M. Journal of Civil Society


Safety and a Supportive Environment- essential conditions for Adolescent Wellbeing Engel, D., Chalasani, S., Shenderovich, Y., et al. Adolescents 2030


Using Latent Class Analysis to Explore Complex Associations Between Socioeconomic Status and Adolescent Health and Well-Being Lowthian, E., Page, N., Melendez-Torres, G.J., Murphy, S., Hewitt, G., Moore, G. Journal of Adolescent Health


The what, why and when of adapting interventions for new contexts: A qualitative study of researchers, funders, journal editors and practitioners’ understandings Copeland, L., Littlecott, H., Couturiaux, D., Hoddinott, P., Segrott, J., Murphy, S., Moore, G., Evans, R. PLOS ONE.


Facial emotion recognition in adopted children Paine, A.L., van Goozon, S., Burley, D., Anthony, R., Shelton, K. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Smoking, distress and COVID-19 in England: cross-sectional population surveys from 2016 to 2020 Kock, L., Brown, J., Shahab, L., Moore, G., Horton, M., Brose, L. Preventive Medicine Reports


Measurement invariance of the short Warwick‑Edinburgh Mental Wellbeing Scale and latent mean differences (SWEMWBS) in young people by current care status Anthony, R., Moore, G., Page, N., Hewitt, G., Murphy, S., Melendez-Torres, G.J. Quality of Life Research


A coming of age for tobacco control? A report by the Tobacco Advisory Group of the Royal College of Physicians Agrawal, S., Moore, G., et al Royal College of Physicians report, Smoking and Health 2021


A mixed methods evaluation of the large-scale implementation of a school- and community-based parenting program to reduce violence against children in Tanzania: a study protocol Martin, M., Lachman, J., Wamoyi, J., Shenderovich, Y., et al. Implementation Science Communications


Clinic and care: associations with adolescent antiretroviral therapy adherence in a prospective cohort in South Africa AIDS Cluver, L., Shenderovich, Y., Toska, E., et al. AIDS


Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption from 1998- 2017: findings from the Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children / School Health Research Network in Wales Morgan, K., Lowthian, E., Hawkins, J., Hallingberg, B., Alhumud, M., Roberts, C., Murphy, S., Moore, G PLOS ONE.


The implementation of e-cigarette regulation through the EU Tobacco Products Directive (2016) in Wales, Scotland and England: a qualitative study of the views of policy stakeholders and trading standards representatives Tobacco Prevention & Cessation Brown, R., Van Godwin, J., Page, N., Bauld, L., McKell, J., Hallingberg, B.,  Maynard, O., Blackwell, A., Moore, G Tobacco Prevention Cessation


Protocol for expansion of an existing national monthly survey of smoking behaviour and alcohol use in England to Scotland and Wales: The Smoking and Alcohol Toolkit Study Shahab, L., Moore, G., Beard, E., Bauld, L., Reid, G., Brose, L., Horton, M., Gould, A., Brown, J. Wellcome Open Research.


Socio-economic status, mental health difficulties and feelings about transition to secondary school among 10-11 year olds: multi-level analysis of a cross sectional survey in Wales Moore, G., Angel, L., Brown, R., Van Godwin, J., Hallingberg, B., Rice, F. Child Indicators Research.


The Science of Scale for Violence Prevention: A New Agenda for Family Strengthening in Low- and Middle-Income Countries Shenderovich, Y., Lachman, J., Ward, C., et alFrontiers in Public Health


Pupil Mental Health, Concerns and Expectations About Secondary School as Predictors of Adjustment Across the Transition to Secondary School: A Longitudinal Multi‑informant Study. Rice, F., Ng-Knight, T., Riglin, L., Powell, V., Moore, G.F., McManus, C., Shelton, K., Frederickson, N. School Mental Health


Exploring The Association Between School-Based Peer Networks And Smoking According To Socioeconomic Status and Tobacco Control Context: A Systematic Review Littlecott, H., Moore, G.F., McCann, M., Melendez-Torres, G.J., Mercken, L., Reed, H., Mann, M., Dobbie, F., Hawkins, J. BMC Public Health


Co-production of two whole-school sexual health interventions for English secondary schools: positive choices and project respect R., Meiksin, R., Bragg, S., Crichton, J., Emmerson, L., Tancred, T., Tilouche, N., Morgan, G., Gee, P., Young, H., Hadley, A., Campbell, R., Bonell, C. Pilot and Feasibility Studies


Adapting evidence-informed population health interventions for new contexts: a scoping review of current practice Movsisyan A, Arnold, L, Copeland L, Evans R, Littlecott H, Moore G, O’Cathain A, Pfadenhauer 4L, Segrott J, Rehfuess E. Health Research Policy and Systems Volume 19


Risk Behaviours Associated with Dating and Relationship Violence among 11–16 Year Olds in Wales: Results from the 2019 Student Health and Wellbeing Survey D., Young, H., Anthony, R., Page, N., Lowthian, E., Melendez-Torres, G.J., Hewitt, G., Moore, G.  International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health IJERPH


Care-experienced cHildren and young people’s Interventions to improve Mental health and wEll-being outcomes: Systematic review (CHIMES) protocol Evans, R. Boffey, M., Macdonald, S., Noyes, J., Melendez-Torres, G.J., Morgan, H., Trubey, R., Robling, M., Willis, S., Wooders, C. BMJ Open 11


Developing a whole-school mental health and wellbeing intervention through pragmatic formative process evaluation: a case-study of innovative local practice within The School Health Research Network. Littlecott, H., Williams, A., McEwan, K., Stanton, H., Robling, M., Rollnick, S., Murphy S., Evans. R. BMC Public Health


Systematic review of economic evaluations of children’s social care interventions Banna, A. Petrou, S., Yiu, H, H, E., Daher, S., Forrester, D., Scourfield, J., Wilkins, J., Evans, R., Turley, R., Wallace, S.Children and Youth Services Review 121