Journal articles & Book chapters
Articles are listed alphabetically by first author and are colour-coded by CAHRU project. Most items have a Digital Object Identifier (DOI). Type or paste this into the search box on the DOI System Website to find the article online.
- Active Travel to School across the Primary-Secondary Transition
- CAHRU publication (not published from a specific project)
- Changes in Child Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke (CHETS)
- Control of Adolescent Smoking Study (CAS)
- Determining the impact of smoking point of sale legislation among youth (Display) study
- European Network of Health Promoting Schools (ENHPS) projects
- Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC)
- Physical Activity in Scottish Schoolchildren (PASS)
- Promoting a 'Duty of Care' towards animals among young people
- Scottish Physical Activity Research Collaboration (SPARColl)
- Eadie D, Best C, Stead M, MacKintosh AM, Critchlow N, Purves R, Pearce J, Currie D, Ozakinci G, Amos A, MacGregor A & Haw S (In press) Assessing Change in Tobacco Visibility at Point-of-sale Following a Display Ban, Tobacco Regulatory Science, 4 (3), pp. 10-28.
- Költő A, Young H, Burke L, Moreau N, Cosma A, Magnusson J, ... & Gabhainn S N (2018). Love and Dating Patterns for Same-and Both-Gender Attracted Adolescents Across Europe. Journal of Research on Adolescence. DOI:10.1111/jora.12394
- Muldoon J C, Williams J M, Lawrence A & Currie C. (in press). The nature and psychological impact of child/adolescent attachment to dogs compared with other companion animals. Society & Animals Journal
- Aceves-Martins M, Whitehead R, Inchley J, Giralt M, Currie C, & Solà R. (2018). Self-reported weight and predictors of missing responses in youth. Nutrition, 53, 54-58. DOI: 10.1016/j.nut.2018.01.003 Nutrition
- Brooks F, Michaelson V, King N, Inchley J, & Pickett W (2018). Spirituality as a protective health asset for young people: an international comparative analysis from three countries. International Journal of Public Health, 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s00038-017-1070-6 April 2018
Go to article International Journal of Public Health
- Connor M, Currie C, Lawrence A B (2018). Factors Influencing the Prevalence of Animal Cruelty During Adolescence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence April 2018 Go to article Journal of Interpersonal Violence
- Best C, Haseen F, Currie D, Ozakinci, G, MacKintosh A M, Stead M, Eadie D, MacGregor A, Pearce J, Amos A, Frank J, and Haw S (2017). Relationship between trying an electronic cigarette and subsequent cigarette experimentation in Scottish adolescents: a cohort study. British Medical Journal DOI:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2017-053691 28 July 2017 Go to article British Medical Journal
- Cosma A, Belić J, Blecha O, Fenski F, Lo M Y, Murar, F, ... & Stella M T (2017). ‘Talkin’‘bout my generation’: using a mixed-methods approach to explore changes in adolescent well-being across several European countries. Frontiers in Psychology Go to article Frontiers in Psychology
- Cosma A, Whitehead R, Neville F, Currie D, and Inchley J (2017). Trends in bullying victimization in Scottish adolescents 1994–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 1-8. DOI:10.1007/s00038-017-0965-6 Go to article International Journal of Public Health
- De Meyer S, Kågesten A, Mmari K, McEachran J, Chilet-Rosell E, Kabiru C W, Maina B, Jerves E M, Currie C & Michielsen K (2017) “Boys should have the courage to ask a girl out”: gender norms in early adolescent romantic relationships. Journal of Adolescent Health. Go to article Journal of Adolescent Health 61, 4, Supplement, p. S42-S47
- Marsa-Sambola F, Williams J, Muldoon J, Lawrence A, Connor M and Currie C, 2017. Quality of life and adolescents’ communication with their significant others (mother, father, and best friend): The mediating effect of attachment to pets. Attachment & human development, 19(3), pp.278-297. Go to article Attachment & human development
Martin G, Inchley J, Humphris G, Currie C.
Assessing the psychometric and ecometric properties of neighborhood scales using adolescent survey data from urban and rural Scotland.
Population Health Metrics DOI: 10.1186/s12963-017-0129-1. 28 March 2017 Go to article Population Health Metrics
Martin G, Gavine A, Inchley J, Currie C.
Conceptualizing, measuring and evaluating constructs of the adolescent neighbourhood social environment: A systematic review.
SSM - Population Health DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssmph.2017.03.002. 2 March 2017 Go to article SSM Population Health
- Meinck F, Cosma A P, Mikton C, Baban A. (2017). Psychometric properties of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Abuse Short Form (ACE-ASF) among Romanian high school students.Child Abuse & Neglect 72, 326-337. October 2017Go to article Child Abuse & Neglect
Neville F, McEachran J, Aleman-Diaz A, Whitehead R, Cosma A, Currie D, Currie C.
Trends in the sexual behaviour of 15-year olds in Scotland: 2002–14
European Journal of Public Health DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckx049 Published: 11 April 2017 Go to article European Journal of Public Health
- Whitehead R, Cosma A, Cecil J, Currie C, Currie D, Neville F, & Inchley J (2017). Trends in the perceived body size of adolescent males and females in Scotland, 1990–2014: changing associations with mental well-being. International Journal of Public Health, 1-12. Go to article International Journal of Public Health
- Whitehead R, Berg C, Cosma A, Gobina I, Keane E, Neville F, Ojala K and Kelly C (2017). Trends in Adolescent Overweight Perception and Its Association With Psychosomatic Health 2002–2014: Evidence From 33 Countries. Journal of Adolescent Health, 60(2), 204-211. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2016.09.029 Go to article Journal of Adolescent Health
Best C, Haseen F, van der Sluijs W, Ozakinci G, Currie D, Eadie D, Stead M, MacKintosh A M, Pearce J, Tisch C, MacGregor A, Amos A, Frank J and Haw S. Relationship between e-cigarette point of sale recall and e-cigarette use in secondary school children: a cross-sectional study.
BMC Public Health DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-2968-2. 14 April 2016 Go to article in BMC Public Health
Best C, van der Sluijs W, Haseen F, Eadie D, Stead M, MacKintosh AM, Pearce J, Tisch C, MacGregor A, Amos A, Miller M, Frank J, Haw S. Does exposure to cigarette brands increase the likelihood of adolescent e-cigarette use? A cross-sectional study.
British Medical Journal 6 (2), 23 February 2016
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- Borraccino A, Lemma P, Berchialla P, Cappello N, Inchley J, Dalmasso P, Charrier L, Cavallo F and the Italian HBSC 2010 Group. Unhealthy food consumption in adolescence: role of sedentary behaviours and modifiers in 11-, 13- and 15-year-old Italians. European Journal of Public Health April 2016, 1-6 Go to the article in European Journal of Public Health
- Branion-Calles M C, Nelson T A, Martin G. Adjusting local alcohol consumption data for influence of tourists. (May 2016) Go to article in Journal of Substance Use
- Bucksch J, Sigmundova D, Hammrik Z, Troped P J, Melkevik O, Ahluwalia N, Borraccino A, Tynjälä J, Kalman M and Inchley J. International Trends in Adolescent Screen-Time Behaviors From 2002 to 2010. Journal of Adolescent Health 58 (4), April 2016 Go to the article in Journal of Adolescent Health
- Cosma A (2016). Boys' health-what may be learned from three decades of HBSC Survey. European Health Psychologist, 18(1), 18-21. European Health Psychologist
- Elgar FJ, McKinnon B, Torsheim T, Schnohr CW, Mazur J, Cavallo F, Currie C. Patterns of socioeconomic inequality in adolescent health differ according to the measure of socioeconomic position. Social Indicators Research. 2016 Jul 1;127(3):1169-80. Go to article in (link:https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11205-015-0994-6 text Springer
- Hartley J E K, Levin K, Currie C . A new version of the HBSC Family Affluence Scale - FAS III: Scottish qualitative findings from the international FAS development study. Child Indicators Research. 9 (1) pp 233-245 March 2016. Go to article in Child Indicators Research
- Marsa-Sambola F, Muldoon J, Williams J, Lawrence A, Connor M and Currie C , 2016. The short attachment to pets scale (SAPS) for children and young people: Development, psychometric qualities and demographic and health associations. Child Indicators Research, 9(1), pp.111-131. Child Indicators Research
- Marsa-Sambola F, Williams J, Muldoon J, Lawrence A, Connor M, Roberts C, Brooks F and Currie C , 2016. Sociodemographics of pet ownership among adolescents in Great Britain: Findings from the HBSC Study in England, Scotland, and Wales. Anthrozoös, 29(4), pp.559-580. Anthrozoös
Michaelson V, Brooks F, Jirásek I, Inchley J, Whitehead R, King N, Walsh S, Davison CM, Mazur J & Pickett W. (2016). Developmental patterns of adolescent spiritual health in six countries.
SSM-Population Health Volume 2, December 2016 Go to the article in Science Direct
- Reicher S D, Templeton A, Neville F G, Ferrari, L and Drury J. Core disgust is attenuated by ingroup relations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113(10), p2631-2635 (February 2016) doi: 10.1073/pnas.1517027113 Go to article PNAS
- van der Sluijs W, Haseen F, Miller M, MacGregor A, Sharp C, Amos A, Best C, Stead M, Eadie D, Pearce J, Frank J and Haw S. “It Looks Like an Adult Sweetie Shop”: Point-of-Sale Tobacco Display Exposure and Brand Awareness in Scottish Secondary School Students. Oxford Journal doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntw032. 16 February 2016 Go to the article in Oxford Journal
- Vallance K, Roth E, Thompson K, Chow C, & Martin G. Partying Last Weekend: Factors Related to Heavy Episodic Drinking Among People Who Use Recreational Drugs. Substance Use & Misuse, 1-10. (August 2016). Go to article in Substance Use and Misuse
- Young Honor, András Költő, Marta Reis, Elizabeth M. Saewyc, Nathalie Moreau, Lorraine Burke, Cosma Alina, Béat Windlin, Saoirse Nic Gabhainn, and Emmanuelle Godeau. "Sexual Health questions included in the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study: an international methodological pilot investigation." BMC Medical Research Methodology 16, no. 1 (2016): 169. DOI: 10.1186/s12874-016-0270-8 BMC Medical Research Methodology
Ahluwalia N, Dalmasso P, Rasmussen M, Lipsky L, Currie C, Haug E, Kelly C, Trab Damsgaard M, Due P, Tabak I, Ercan O, Maes L, Aasvee K, and Cavallo F. Trends in overweight prevalence among 11, 13 and 15-year-olds in 25 countries in Europe, Canada and USA from 2002 to 2010.
European Journal of Public Health25(2), 28-32(April 2015)
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Currie C, Aleman-Diaz A. Building knowledge on adolescent health: reflections on the contribution of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study.
European Journal of Public Health25(2), 4-6(April 2015)
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- Frasquilho D, Gaspar de Matos M, Marques A, Neville F G, Gaspar T and Caldas de Almeida J M. Unemployment, parental distress and youth emotional well-being: the moderation roles of parent-youth relationship and financial deprivation. Child Psychiatry and Human Development. 1-8 (December 2015) Go to article in CPHD
- Currie C, Watson L and Rice P. Adolescent health in the 21st century Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh45(4) 258-60 (2015). Go to the article Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Journal [Invited Editorial].
Ramelow D, Currie D, and Felder-Puig R. The Assessment of School Climate: Review and Appraisal of Published Student-Report Measures.
Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment25(2) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0734282915584852(33)731-743 (December 2015)
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Eadie D, Stead M, MacKintosh A M , MacDonald L, Purves R, Pearce J, Tisch C, van der Sluijs W, Amos A, MacGregor A, Haw S. E-cigarette marketing in UK stores: an observational audit and retailers’ views.
(11 September 2015)
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- Elgar, F J, McKinnon B, Walsh S D, Freeman J, Donnelly P D, de Matos, M G, Gariepy G, Aleman-Diaz, A Y, Pickett W, Molcho M. and Currie, C., 2015. "Structural determinants of youth bullying and fighting in 79 countries. Journal of Adolescent Health 57(6), pp. 643-650. Go to the article in Journal of Adolescent Health
Elgar F J, Pförtner T-K, Moor I, de Clercq B, Stevens G W J M, Currie C. Socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent health 2002–2010: a time-series analysis of 34 countries participating in the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children study.
The Lancet DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61460-4 (3 February 2015)
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Kalman M, Inchley J, Sigmundova D, Iannotti R J, Tynjala J A, Hamrik Z, Haug E and Bucksch J. Secular trends in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity in 32 countries from 2002 to 2010: a cross-national perspective.
European Journal of Public Health25(2), 37-40(April 2015)
Go to the article in Eurpub
Neville F G, Goodall C A, Gavine A J, Williams D J and Donnelly P D. Public health youth violence, and perpetrator well-being.
Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology21(3), 322-333,
APA Psycnet DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pac0000081 (August 2015).
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Boniel-Nissim M, Lenzi M, Zsiros E, Gaspar de Matos M, Gommans R, Harel-Fisch Y, Djalovski A and van der Sluijs W. International trends in electronic media communication among 11- to 15-year-olds in 30 countries from 2002 to 2010: association with ease of communication with friends of the opposite sex.
European Journal of Public Health25(2), 41-45(April 2015)
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- Whitehead R, Currie D, Inchley J and Currie C. Educational expectations and adolescent health behaviour: an evolutionary approach. International Journal of Public Health 60(5), 599-608 (May 2015) Go to article in Pubmed
Haw S, Amos A, Eadie D, Frank J, MacDonald L, MacKintosh A, MacGregor A, Miller M, Pearce J, Sharp C, Stead M, Tisch C, van der Sluijs W. Determining the impact of smoking point of sale legislation among youth (Display) study: a protocol for an evaluation of public health policy.
BMC Public Health 2014, 14 :251 (14 March 2014)
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- Kuntsche E, Gabhainn SN, Roberts C, Windlin B, Vieno A, Bendtsen P, Hublet A, Tynjälä J, Välimaa R, Dankulincová Z, Aasvee K, Demetrovics Z, Farkas J, van der Sluijs W, Gaspar de Matos M, MazurJ & Wicki M. (2014). Drinking motives and links to alcohol use in 13 European countries. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 75(3), 428.
- McDaid D, Park A-L, Zanotti C, Currie C, Investing in the wellbeing of young people: making the economic case. In Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide. Volume 6: Economics and Wellbeing (McDaid D, Cooper C L eds). Oxford: Wiley: Blackwell February 2014 Go to article
- Muldoon J C, Williams, J.M. & Lawrence, A. (in press). ‘Mum cleaned it and I just played with it’: Children’s perceptions of their roles and responsibilities in the care of family pets. Childhood.
Levin KA, Dundas R, Miller M, McCartney G. Socioeconomic and geographic inequalities in adolescent smoking: A multilevel cross-sectional study of 15 year olds in Scotland. Social Science and Medicine April 2014
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Levin KA, Urban–rural differences in adolescent eating behaviour: a multilevel cross-sectional study of 15-year-olds in Scotland. Public Health Nutrition.
Go to article in Public Health Nutrition Volume 17 / Issue 08 / August 2014, pp 1776-1785
- Levin KA and Currie C, Reliability and Validity of an Adapted Version of the Cantril Ladder for Use with Adolescent Samples. Social Indicators ResearchGo to article in Social Indicators Research November 2014, Volume 119, Issue 2, pp 1047-1063
Pfoertner T-K, Rathmann K, Elgar F J, De Looze M, Hofmann F, Ottova-Jordan V, Ravens-Sieberer U, Bosakova L, Currie C,Richter M(2014) Adolescents' psychological health complaints and the economic recession in late 2007: a multilevel study in 31 countries. European Journal of Public 23 May 2014
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Ahluwalia N, Godeau E, Nic Gabhain S, Due P, Currie D. (2013) The relative
contribution of genes and environment to age at menarche with
respect to the role of pre-pubertal obesity: response to
Grandone et al.
Journal of Adolescent Health Final version published online: 19-FEB-2013 Full bibliographic details: Journal of Adolescent Health 52 (2013), p. 376 DOI information: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.01.001
- Elgar F J, De Clercq B, Schnohr C W, Bird, P, Pickett K E, Torsheim T, Hofmann F, Currie, C. Social Science & Medicine, volume 91, issue , year 2013, pp. 25 - 31 (2013) Absolute and relative family affluence and psychosomatic symptoms in adolescents. Social Science & Medicine
- Inchley J (2013) Let's get physical: a public health priority Royal Society for Public Health, 2013 133: 92
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Kirby J &
(2013) Walking behaviours among adolescent girls in Scotland: a
pilot study. Health Education; 113(1):
Go to article in Health Education
- Kirby J, Levin K A and Inchley J (2013) Socio-environmental influences on physical activity among young people: a qualitative study Health Education Research; 28: 954-969.
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- Madkour AS, de Looze M, Ma P, Halpern CT, Farhat T, ter Bogt TF, Ehlinger V, Nic Gabhainn S, Currie C, Godeau E, Macro-level Age Norms for the Timing of Sexual Initiation and Adolescents' Early Sexual Initiation in 17 European Countries Journal of Adolescent Health. Download
- Vyncke V, De Clercq B, Stevens V, Costongs C, Barbareschi G, Hrafn Jónsson S, Darias Curvo S, Kebza V, Currie C and Maes L (2013) Does neighbourhood social capital aid in levelling the social gradient in the health and well-being of children and adolescents? A literature review. BMC Public Health
Ahluwalia N, Godeau E, Nic Gabhain S, Due P, Currie D. (2012) Is Obesity
At Individual And National Level Associated With Lower Age At
Menarche? Evidence From 34 Countries In The Health Behaviour In
School-Aged Children (HBSC) Study. Journal of
Adolescent Health 50(6), 621-626.
Go to article in Journal of Adolescent Health
- De Clercq B, Vyncke V, Hublet A, Elgar F J,
Ravens-Sieberer U, Currie
C, Hooghe M, Leven A, Maes L (2012) Social capital and
social inequality in adolescents’ health in 601 Flemish
communities: A multilevel analysis, Social Science &
Go to the article in Social Science & Medicine
- Durkin K, Hunter S, Levin KA, Bergin D, Heim D,
Howe C. (2012) Discriminatory peer aggression among children as a
function of minority status and group proportion in school context.
European Journal of Social Psychology 42,
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- George C Patton, Carolyn Coff ey, Claudia Cappa,
Leanne Riley, Fiona Gore, Louisa Degenhardt, Dominic Richardson,
Nan Astone, Adesola O Sangowawa, Ali Mokdad, Jane Ferguson (2012)
Health of the world’s adolescents: a synthesis of internationally
comparable data, The Lancet, 379 (9826)
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- Gugglberger L & Inchley J (2012). Phases of
health promotion implementation into the Scottish school system.
Health Promotion International, first published
online November 6, 2012 doi:10.1093/heapro/das061
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(2012) Associations between the school environment and
adolescent girls’ physical activity. Health Education
Research, 27(1) 101-104
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Levin KA (2012)
Glasgow smiles better: An examination of adolescent mental
well-being and the ‘Glasgow effect’. Public
Health, 126, 96-103.
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Dallago L, Currie
C (2012) The association between adolescent life
satisfaction, family structure, family affluence and gender
differences in parent-child communication. Social
Indicators Research 106,
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Currie C (2012)
Subjective health and mental well-being of adolescents and the
Health Promoting School: a cross-sectional multilevel analysis.
Health Education, 112, 170-184.
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Kirby J. (2012)
Irregular breakfast consumption in adolescence and the family
environment: underlying causes of family structure inequality.
Appetite, 59(1) 63-70
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C (2012) Family structure and breakfast consumption of
11- 15 year old boys and girls in Scotland, 1994-2010: a
repeated cross-sectional study BMC Public
Health, 12:228 (DOI:10.1186/1471-2458-12-228)
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Currie C (2012)
Adolescent risk behaviours and mealtime routines: Does family
meal frequency alter the association between family structure
and risk behaviour? Health Education Research,
Go to the article in Health Eduction Research
Levin K A,
Kirby J, Currie
J (2012)Trends in adolescent eating behaviour: a
multilevel cross-sectional study of 11–15 year olds in
Scotland, 2002–2010. Public Health 34:
Go to the article in Journal of Public Health
- Moore G F, Currie D, Gilmore G, Holliday J C,
Moore L (2012) Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood exposure to
secondhand smoke before and after smoke-free legislation in three
UK countries.Public Health 34: 599-608
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- Muldoon J C, & Catts R. (2012). Social capital transitions of 'Get Ready For Work' trainees. In J Allen & R Catts (eds.) Social Capital Practices and Young People. Bristol: Policy Press.
- Russell M Viner, Elizabeth M Ozer, Simon Denny,
Michael Marmot, Michael Resnick, Adesegun Fatusi, Candace Currie (2012)
Adolescence and the social determinants of health, The
Lancet, 379 (9826) 1641-1652.
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Kirby J and
Currie C (2011)
Longitudinal changes in physical self-perceptions and
associations with physical activity during adolescence.
Pediatric Exercise Science, 23(2),
Go to the article in Pedriatic Exercise Science
- Kirby J, Levin KA, Inchley J (2011) Parental and peer influences on physical activity among Scottish adolescents: a longitudinal study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 8(6), 785-793. Pubmed
Torsheim T, Vollebergh W, Richter M, Davies CA, Schnohr CW, Due
P, Currie C
(2011) National Income and Income Inequality, Family Affluence
and Life Satisfaction Among 13 year Old Boys and Girls: A
Multilevel Study in 35 Countries. Social Indicators
Go to the article in Social Indicators Research
- Nordahl H, Krølner K, Páll G, Currie C, Andersen A
(2011)Measurement of ethnic background in cross national school
surveys: agreement between students' and parents' responses.
Journal of Adolescent Health 49(3), 272-277
Go to the article Journal of Acolescent Health
Akhtar P, Haw
SJ, Levin K,
Zachary R, Currie
C (2010) Socioeconomic differences in secondhand smoke
exposure among children in Scotland after introduction of the
smoke-free legislation. Journal of Epidemiology and
Community Health, 64, 341-346.
Currie C (2010)
Family structure, mother-child communication, father-child
communication, and adolescent life satisfaction: A
cross-sectional multilevel analysis. Health
Education, 110(3), 152-158. [DOI:
Health Education Online
Currie C (2010)
Adolescent toothbrushing and the home environment:
Sociodemographic factors, family relationships and mealtime
routines and disorganisation. Community Dentistry and
Oral Epidemiology. Online First October 21, 2009
Davies CA, Douglas GV, Pitts NB (2010) Urban-rural differences
in dental caries of 5-year old children in Scotland.
Social Science & Medicine, 71(11),
- Williams JM, Muldoon J and Lawrence A (2010)
Children and their pets: Exploring the relationships between pet
ownership, pet attitudes, attachment and empathy. Education
and Health, 28(1), 12-15.
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- 2009: International Journal of Public Health HBSC Supplement September 2009: Social determinants of child andadolescent health - findings from the International Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study Supplement articles are available to download from the International Journal of Public Health
- Barnekow V and Muijen M (2009) Child and adolescent health and development in a European perspective. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S128-130. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5403-y]
- Craig W, Harel-Fisch Y, Fogel-Grinvald H, Dostaler S, Hetland J, Simons-Morton B, Molcho M, Gaspar de Matos M, Overpeck M, Due P, Pickett W, the HBSC Violence & Injuries Prevention Focus Group and the HBSC Bullying Writing Group (2009) A cross-national profile of bullying and victimization among adolescents in 40 countries. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S209-215. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5413-9]
- Currie C, Nic Gabhainn S, Godeau E and the International HBSC Network Coordinating Committee (2009) The Health Behaviour in School-aged Children: WHO Collaborative Cross-National (HBSC) Study: origins, concept, history and development 1982-2008. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S131-139. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5404-x]
- Erhart M, Ottova V, Gaspar T, Jericek H, Schnohr C, Alikasifoglu M, Morgan A, Ravens-Sieberer U and the HBSC Positive Health Focus Group (2009) Measuring mental health and well-being of school-children in 15 European countries using the KIDSCREEN-10 Index. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S160-166. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5407-7]
- Freeman JG, Samdal O, Klinger DA, Dür W, Griebler R, Currie D and Rasmussen M (2009) The relationship of schools to emotional health and bullying. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S251-259. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5421-9]
- Haug E, Rasmussen M, Samdal O, Iannotti R, Kelly C, Borraccino A, Vereecken C, Melkevik O, Lazzeri G, Giacchi M, Ercan O, Due P, Ravens-Sieberer U, Currie C, Morgan A, Ahluwalia N and the HBSC Obesity Writing Group (2009) Overweight in school-aged children and its relationship with demographic and lifestyle factors: results from the WHO-Collaborative Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) Study. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S167-179. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5408-6]
- Holstein BE, Currie C, Boyce W, Damsgaard MT, Gobina I, Kökönyei G, Hetland J, de Looze M, Richter M, Due P and the HBSC Social Inequalities Focus Group (2009) Socio-economic inequality in multiple health complaints among adolescents: international comparative study in 37 countries. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S260-270. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5418-4]
- Iannotti RJ, Janssen I, Haug E, Kololo H, Annaheim B, Borraccino A and the HBSC Physical Activity Focus Group (2009) Interrelationships of adolescent physical activity, screen-based sedentary behaviour, and social and psychological health. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S191-198. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5410-z]
- Koller T, Morgan A, Guerreiro A, Currie C, Ziglio E and the International HBSC study group (2009) Addressing the socioeconomic determinants of adolescent health: experiences from the WHO/HBSC Forum 2007. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S278-284. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5420-x]
- Kuntsche E, Simons-Morton B, ter Bogt T, Sánchez Queija I, Muñoz Tinoco V, Gaspar de Matos M, Santinello M, Lenzi M and the HBSC Peer Culture Focus Group (2009) Electronic media communication with friends from 2002 to 2006 and links to face-to-face contacts in adolescence: an HBSC study in 31 European and North American countries and regions. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S243-250. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5416-6]
- Marmot M (2009) Social determinants and adolescent health. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S123-124. S125-127. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5402-z]
- McQueen DV (2009) 25 years of HBSC: challenges and successes. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S123-124. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5401-0]
- Molcho M, Craig W, Due P, Pickett W, Harel-Fisch Y, Overpeck M and the HBSC Bullying Writing Group (2009) Cross-national time trends in bullying behaviour 1994-2006: findings from Europe and North America. International Journal of Public Health, 54, S225-234. [DOI:10.1007/s00038-009-5414-8]
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habits in different countries. Public Health
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effect of socio-economic position on health in adolescence? A
cross-national comparison in Europe, North America and Israel.
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