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  1. The editors of BMC Public Health would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed to the journal in Volume 15 (2015).

    Authors: Natalie Pafitis
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2016 16:189
  2. The Antibiotic Guardian Campaign was developed to increase commitment to reducing Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), change behaviour and increase knowledge through an online pledge system for healthcare professi...

    Authors: Joanna May Kesten, Alex Bhattacharya, Diane Ashiru-Oredope, Maya Gobin and Suzanne Audrey
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2017 18:5

    The Erratum to this article has been published in BMC Public Health 2017 17:736

  3. Increasing rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in men-who-have-sex-with-men (MSM) in England is a pressing public health concern. Interventions targeting MSM, including information provision that e...

    Authors: Joanna M. Kesten, Kaiseree Dias, Fiona Burns, Paul Crook, Alison Howarth, Catherine H. Mercer, Alison Rodger, Ian Simms, Isabel Oliver, Matthew Hickman, Gwenda Hughes and Peter Weatherburn
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2019 19:1236
  4. The English schools-based human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme is routinely offered to all young people aged 12–13 years, to prevent cancers affecting the cervix, vulva, vagina, penis, anus and mou...

    Authors: Harriet Fisher, Tracey Chantler, Adam Finn, Joanna Kesten, Matthew Hickman, Louise Letley, Sandra Mounier-Jack, Clare Thomas, Katie Worthington, Julie Yates and Suzanne Audrey
    Citation: Research Involvement and Engagement 2022 8:16
  5. Problem alcohol drinking in homeless and vulnerably housed people can lead to malnutrition, which is associated with complications such as alcohol-related brain damage. Homeless alcohol drinkers are likely to ...

    Authors: Helen Thorley, Katie Porter, Clare Fleming, Tim Jones, Joanna Kesten, Elsa Marques, Alison Richards and Jelena Savović
    Citation: Systematic Reviews 2015 4:131
  6. Changes to the environment that support active travel have the potential to increase population physical activity. The Cambridgeshire Guided Busway is an example of such an intervention that provides new traff...

    Authors: Joanna May Kesten, Cornelia Guell, Simon Cohn and David Ogilvie
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2015 12:72
  7. Childhood overweight and obesity is a global public health concern. For girls in particular, being overweight or obese during pre-adolescence (aged 7–11 years) has intergenerational implications for both the m...

    Authors: Joanna May Kesten, Noel Cameron and Paula Louise Griffiths
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2013 13:1205
  8. UK guidelines recommend a ‘routine offer of HIV testing’ in primary care where HIV diagnosed prevalence exceeds 2 in 1000. However, current primary care HIV testing rates are low. Efforts to increase primary c...

    Authors: Joanna M. Kesten, Charlotte F. Davies, Mark Gompels, Megan Crofts, Annette Billing, Margaret T. May and Jeremy Horwood
    Citation: BMC Family Practice 2019 20:74
  9. Excessive drinking leads to poor absorption of nutrients and homeless problem-drinkers often have nutritionally inadequate diets. Depletion of nutrients such as vitamin B1 can lead to cognitive impairment, whi...

    Authors: Sharea Ijaz, Helen Thorley, Katie Porter, Clare Fleming, Tim Jones, Joanna Kesten, Loubaba Mamluk, Alison Richards, Elsa M. R. Marques and Jelena Savović
    Citation: International Journal for Equity in Health 2018 17:8
  10. The aim of this study was to examine the effectiveness and cost of an after-school dance intervention at increasing the physical activity levels of Year 7 girls (age 11–12).

    Authors: Russell Jago, Mark J. Edwards, Simon J. Sebire, Keeley Tomkinson, Emma L. Bird, Kathryn Banfield, Thomas May, Joanna M. Kesten, Ashley R. Cooper, Jane E. Powell and Peter S. Blair
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2015 12:128
  11. Equipment used by people who inject drugs (PWID) either has a needle which is fixed to the syringe or can be detached and replaced. Detachable low dead space syringes (LDSS) have been developed, with less spac...

    Authors: Deborah Hussey, Zoe Trinder-Widdess, Cassie Dee, Darren Bagnall, Tatty Bojangles and Joanna May Kesten
    Citation: Harm Reduction Journal 2019 16:36
  12. Few studies have examined parental perceptions of their child’s screen-viewing (SV) within the context of parental SV time. This study qualitatively examined parents’ perceptions of their 5–6-year-old child’s ...

    Authors: Janice L. Thompson, Simon J. Sebire, Joanna M. Kesten, Jesmond Zahra, Mark Edwards, Emma Solomon-Moore and Russell Jago
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2017 17:471
  13. HIV-infected patients often present to primary care several times with HIV-indicator conditions before diagnosis but the opportunity to test by healthcare professionals (HCPs) is frequently missed. Current HIV...

    Authors: Charlotte F. Davies, Joanna M. Kesten, Mark Gompels, Jeremy Horwood, Megan Crofts, Annette Billing, Charlotte Chick and Margaret T. May
    Citation: BMC Family Practice 2018 19:195
  14. South Africa is undergoing epidemiological and nutrition transitions with associated increases in the incidence of overweight, obesity and diet-related chronic diseases. With the emergence of the nutrition tra...

    Authors: Rebecca Pradeilles, Emily K. Rousham, Shane A. Norris, Joanna M. Kesten and Paula L. Griffiths
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2016 16:763
  15. Innovative approaches are required to move beyond individual approaches to behaviour change and develop more appropriate insights for the complex challenge of increasing population levels of activity. Recent r...

    Authors: Emily Haynes, Judith Green, Ruth Garside, Michael P. Kelly and Cornelia Guell
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2019 16:135