Mr Chris Patterson

  • Research Assistant (MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit)

telephone: 01413537500
email: Chris.Patterson@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Chris started working at the Unit in 2010 as a temporary employee. He became a permanent Research Assistant in the Understandings and Uses of Public Health Research programme in September 2011. Chris graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in 2007 with a BA (Hons) in Psychology and Sociology, and went on to do an MSc in Social Research at the University of Edinburgh.
Chris is currently involved in research on media coverage of obesity; adolescents' understandings of diseases and immunisation; media coverage of minimum unit pricing; and the Communicating Health Results project.

 

Publications

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Number of items: 11.

2015

Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., Wood, K., and Hilton, S. (2015) Representations of minimum unit pricing for alcohol in UK newspapers: a case study of a public health policy debate. Journal of Public Health, 37(1), pp. 10-49. (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdu078) (PMID:25312002) (PMCID:PMC4340327)

Patterson, C., McDaid, L. M., and Hilton, S. (2015) Gay and bisexual men’s perceptions of the donation and use of human biological samples for research: a qualitative study. PLoS ONE, 10(6), e0129924. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0129924)

Patterson, C., Semple, S., Wood, K., Duffy, S., and Hilton, S. (2015) A quantitative content analysis of UK newsprint coverage of proposed legislation to prohibit smoking in private vehicles carrying children. BMC Public Health, 15, 760. (doi:10.1186/s12889-015-2110-x) (PMID:26253515)

Sweeting, H., Walker, L., MacLean, A., Patterson, C., and Räisänen, U. (2015) Prevalence of eating disorders in males: a review of rates reported in academic research and UK mass media. International Journal of Men's Health, 14(2), (doi:10.3149/jmh.1402.86)

Sweeting, H., Walker, L., Maclean Maclean, A., Patterson, C., and Raisanen, U. (2015) Prevalence of eating eisorders in males: a review of rates reported in academic research and UK mass media. International Journal of Men's Health, 14(2),

2014

Wood, K., Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., and Hilton, S. (2014) Harms to ‘others’ from alcohol consumption in the minimum unit pricing policy debate: A qualitative content analysis of UK newspapers (2005-2012). Addiction, 109(4), pp. 578-584. (doi:10.1111/add.12427)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Patterson, C., and Katikireddi, S. V. (2014) Implications for alcohol minimum unit pricing advocacy: what can we learn for public health from UK newsprint coverage of key claim-makers in the policy debate? Social Science and Medicine, 102, pp. 157-164. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.041)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Bain, J., Patterson, C., Duffy, S., and Semple, S. (2014) Newsprint coverage of smoking in cars carrying children: a case study of public and scientific opinion driving the policy debate. BMC Public Health, 14(1116), (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1116)

2013

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., Smith, E., Bedford, H., and Hunt, K. (2013) Teenagers’ understandings of and attitudes towards vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases: a qualitative study. Vaccine, 31(22), pp. 2543-2550. (doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.04.023)

Patterson, C., and Hilton, S. (2013) Normalisation and stigmatisation of obesity in UK newspapers: a visual content analysis. Open Obesity Journal, 5, pp. 82-91. (doi:10.2174/1876823720131001011)

2012

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., and Teyhan, A. (2012) Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: The evolution and framing of the “Obesity Epidemic” From 1996 to 2010. Obesity, 20(8), pp. 1688-1695. (doi:10.1038/oby.2012.27)

This list was generated on Sat Sep 5 05:18:59 2015 BST.
Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 11.

Articles

Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., Wood, K., and Hilton, S. (2015) Representations of minimum unit pricing for alcohol in UK newspapers: a case study of a public health policy debate. Journal of Public Health, 37(1), pp. 10-49. (doi:10.1093/pubmed/fdu078) (PMID:25312002) (PMCID:PMC4340327)

Patterson, C., McDaid, L. M., and Hilton, S. (2015) Gay and bisexual men’s perceptions of the donation and use of human biological samples for research: a qualitative study. PLoS ONE, 10(6), e0129924. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0129924)

Patterson, C., Semple, S., Wood, K., Duffy, S., and Hilton, S. (2015) A quantitative content analysis of UK newsprint coverage of proposed legislation to prohibit smoking in private vehicles carrying children. BMC Public Health, 15, 760. (doi:10.1186/s12889-015-2110-x) (PMID:26253515)

Sweeting, H., Walker, L., MacLean, A., Patterson, C., and Räisänen, U. (2015) Prevalence of eating disorders in males: a review of rates reported in academic research and UK mass media. International Journal of Men's Health, 14(2), (doi:10.3149/jmh.1402.86)

Sweeting, H., Walker, L., Maclean Maclean, A., Patterson, C., and Raisanen, U. (2015) Prevalence of eating eisorders in males: a review of rates reported in academic research and UK mass media. International Journal of Men's Health, 14(2),

Wood, K., Patterson, C., Katikireddi, S. V., and Hilton, S. (2014) Harms to ‘others’ from alcohol consumption in the minimum unit pricing policy debate: A qualitative content analysis of UK newspapers (2005-2012). Addiction, 109(4), pp. 578-584. (doi:10.1111/add.12427)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Patterson, C., and Katikireddi, S. V. (2014) Implications for alcohol minimum unit pricing advocacy: what can we learn for public health from UK newsprint coverage of key claim-makers in the policy debate? Social Science and Medicine, 102, pp. 157-164. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.041)

Hilton, S., Wood, K., Bain, J., Patterson, C., Duffy, S., and Semple, S. (2014) Newsprint coverage of smoking in cars carrying children: a case study of public and scientific opinion driving the policy debate. BMC Public Health, 14(1116), (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1116)

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., Smith, E., Bedford, H., and Hunt, K. (2013) Teenagers’ understandings of and attitudes towards vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases: a qualitative study. Vaccine, 31(22), pp. 2543-2550. (doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.04.023)

Patterson, C., and Hilton, S. (2013) Normalisation and stigmatisation of obesity in UK newspapers: a visual content analysis. Open Obesity Journal, 5, pp. 82-91. (doi:10.2174/1876823720131001011)

Hilton, S., Patterson, C., and Teyhan, A. (2012) Escalating coverage of obesity in UK newspapers: The evolution and framing of the “Obesity Epidemic” From 1996 to 2010. Obesity, 20(8), pp. 1688-1695. (doi:10.1038/oby.2012.27)

This list was generated on Sat Sep 5 05:18:59 2015 BST.