SPECTRUM Consortium


Research outputs from across the SPECTRUM Consortium

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Big food and the World Health Organization: a qualitative study of industry attempts to influence global-level non-communicable disease policy Lauber K, Rutter H, Gilmore AB BMJ Glob Health. 2021 Jun;6(6):e005216. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2021-005216. PMID: 34117011; PMCID: PMC8202098.
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 Prev Med Rep. 2021 May 29;23:101420. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2021.101420. PMID: 34150478; PMCID: PMC8193154.
Schools for healthy lives, not for corporate interests van Schalkwyk MCI, Knai C, Jackson N, Maani N, Petticrew M Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2021 May;5(5):e14. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(21)00097-3. PMID: 33864742.
Who should we trust on science diplomacy and COVID-19 recovery? Not Big Tobacco Fabbri A, Laurence L, Zatoński M, Gilmore AB BMJ Blog, Tobacco Control
Characterising vaping products in the United Kingdom: an analysis of Tobacco Products Directive notification data Nyakutsikwa B, Britton J, Bogdanovica I, Boobis A, Langley T Addiction. 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.1111/add.15463. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33651418.
Vaping in pregnancy: A systematic review Calder R, Gant E, Bauld L, McNeill A, Robson D, Brose LS Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Feb 4:ntab017. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntab017. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33538828.
The new WHO Foundation - global health deserves better Maani N, Van Schalkwyk MC, Petticrew M, Ralston R, Collin J BMJ Glob Health. 2021 Feb;6(2):e004950. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2021-004950. PMID: 33547178; PMCID: PMC7871260.
The case for developing a cohesive systems approach to research across unhealthy commodity industries Knai C, Petticrew M, Capewell S, Cassidy R, Collin J, Cummins S, Eastmure E, Fafard P, Fitzgerald N, Gilmore AB, Hawkins B, Jensen JD, Katikireddi SV, Maani N, Mays N, Mwatsama M, Nakkash R, Orford JF, Rutter H, Savona N, van Schalkwyk MCI, Weishaar H BMJ Glob Health. 2021 Feb;6(2):e003543. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2020-003543. PMID: 33593757; PMCID: PMC7888371.
Social norms as a predictor of smoking uptake among youth: a systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression of prospective cohort studies East K, McNeill A, Thrasher JF, Hitchman SC Addiction. 2021 Feb 4. doi: 10.1111/add.15427. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33538370.
Public Health or Opportunity to Profit? The two faces of the COVID-19 pandemic  van Schalkwyk MC, Maani N, McKee M Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2021 Feb;9(2):61-63. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(21)00001-2. Epub 2021 Jan 5. PMID: 33417836.
Initial Views and Experiences of Vaping in Prisons: A Qualitative Study With People in Custody Preparing for the Imminent Implementation of Scotland's Prison Smokefree Policy Brown A, O'Donnell R, Eadie D, Purves R, Sweeting H, Ford A, Bauld L, Hunt K Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Feb 16;23(3):543-549. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntaa088. PMID: 32447381; PMCID: PMC7885768.
Health information, messaging and warnings on alcohol packaging: a focus group study with young adult drinkers in Scotland Jones D, Moodie C, Purves R, Fitzgerald N, Crockett R Addiction Research & Theory. 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1080/16066359.2021.1884229
The SPECTRUM Consortium: a new UK Prevention Research Partnership consortium focussed on the commercial determinants of health, the prevention of non-communicable diseases, and the reduction of health inequalities Horton M, Perman-Howe PR, Angus C, Bishop J, Bogdanovica I, Brennan A, Britton J, Brose LS, Brown J, Collin J, Dockrell M, Fitzgerald N, Friel S, Gillespie D, Gilmore AB, Hill SE, Knai C, Langley T, Martin S, McNeill A, Moore G, Munafò MR, Murray RL, Opazo Breton M, Pearce J, Petticrew M, Reid G, Robson D, Rutter H, Shahab L, Shortt N, Smith K, Syrett K, Bauld L Wellcome Open Res. 2021 Jan 14;6:6. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.16318.1. PMID: 33693062; PMCID: PMC7931256.
Managing COVID-19 Transmission Risks in Bars: An Interview and Observation Study Fitzgerald N, Uny I, Brown A, Eadie D, Ford A, Lewsey J, Stead M J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2021 Jan;82(1):42-54. PMID: 33573721.
Socio-economic distribution of e-cigarette use among recent former regular smokers and current smokers at ages 25-26 in England Gagné T, Brown J Addiction. 2021 Jun;116(6):1548-1557. doi: 10.1111/add.15345. Epub 2021 Jan 4. PMID: 33220094; PMCID: PMC8246545.
Factors influencing the implementation of screening and brief interventions for alcohol use in primary care practices: a systematic review using the COM-B system and Theoretical Domains Framework Rosário F, Santos MI, Angus K, Pas L, Ribeiro C, Fitzgerald N Implement Sci. 2021 Jan 7;16(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s13012-020-01073-0. PMID: 33413487; PMCID: PMC7791720.
Evaluation of public health interventions from a complex systems perspective: A research methods review McGill E, Er V, Penney T, Egan M, White M, Meier P, Whitehead M, Lock K, Anderson de Cuevas R, Smith R, Savona N, Rutter H, Marks D, de Vocht F, Cummins S, Popay J, Petticrew M Soc Sci Med. 2021 Mar;272:113697. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113697. Epub 2021 Jan 11. PMID: 33508655.
Health risks of kretek cigarettes: A systematic review Nuryunarsih D, Lewis S, Langley T Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Jan 27:ntab016. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntab016. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33503247.
Conceptualising changes to tobacco and alcohol policy as affecting a single interlinked system Gillespie D, Hatchard J, Squires H, Gilmore A, Brennan A BMC Public Health. 2021 Jan 4;21(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s12889-020-10000-3. PMID: 33397324; PMCID: PMC7783976.
A Qualitative Study of Factors Influencing Adherence among Pregnant Women Taking Part in a Trial of E-Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation Ford A, Uny I, Lowes J, Naughton F, Cooper S, Coleman T, Hajek P, Przulj D, Myers Smith K, Bauld L, Sinclair L, Walton R, Clark M, Ussher M Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Jan 7;18(2):430. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18020430. PMID: 33430407; PMCID: PMC7827544.