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Dr Konstantinos Daras PhD

Research Associate in Health Data Analysis Public Health, Policy & Systems

Publications

2021

How does vulnerability to COVID-19 vary between communities in England? Developing a Small Area Vulnerability Index (SAVI) (Journal article)

Daras, K., Alexiou, A., Rose, T. C., Buchan, I., Taylor-Robinson, D., & Barr, B. (n.d.). How does vulnerability to COVID-19 vary between communities in England? Developing a Small Area Vulnerability Index (SAVI). Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. doi:10.1136/jech-2020-215227

DOI: 10.1136/jech-2020-215227

2020

COVID-19 and the Northern Powerhouse (Report)

Bambra, C., Munford, L., Alexiou, A., Barr, B., Brown, H., Davies, H., . . . Wickham, S. (n.d.). COVID-19 and the Northern Powerhouse. Newcastle.

The longitudinal NIHR ARC North West Coast Household Health Survey: Exploring health inequalities in disadvantaged communities (Journal article)

Giebel, C., McIntyre, J., Alfirevic, A., Corcoran, R., Daras, K., Downing, J., . . . Barr, B. (2020). The longitudinal NIHR ARC North West Coast Household Health Survey: Exploring health inequalities in disadvantaged communities. BMC Public Health, 20. doi:10.1186/s12889-020-09346-5

DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-09346-5

Has the introduction of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in England increased emergency admissions for bleeding conditions? A longitudinal ecological study (Journal article)

Alfirevic, A., Downing, J., Daras, K., Comerford, T., Pirmohamed, M., & Barr, B. (2020). Has the introduction of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in England increased emergency admissions for bleeding conditions? A longitudinal ecological study. BMJ Open, 10(5). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033357

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033357

Impact of community-based chronic obstructive pulmonary disease service, a multidisciplinary intervention in an area of high deprivation: a longitudinal matched controlled study. (Journal article)

Saini, P., Rose, T., Downing, J., Matata, B., Pilsworth, S., Pemberton, A., . . . Barr, B. (2020). Impact of community-based chronic obstructive pulmonary disease service, a multidisciplinary intervention in an area of high deprivation: a longitudinal matched controlled study.. BMJ Open, 10(5). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032931

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032931

Do people living in disadvantaged circumstances receive different mental health treatments than those from less disadvantaged backgrounds? (Journal article)

Giebel, C., Corcoran, R., Goodall, M., Campbell, N., Gabbay, M., Daras, K., . . . Kullu, C. (2020). Do people living in disadvantaged circumstances receive different mental health treatments than those from less disadvantaged backgrounds?. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, 20(1). doi:10.1186/s12889-020-08820-4

DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-08820-4

Impact of a community-based cardiovascular disease service intervention in a highly deprived area (Journal article)

Downing, J., Rose, T. C., Saini, P., Matata, B., McIntosh, Z., Comerford, T., . . . Barr, B. (2020). Impact of a community-based cardiovascular disease service intervention in a highly deprived area. Heart, 106(5), 374-379. doi:10.1136/heartjnl-2019-315047

DOI: 10.1136/heartjnl-2019-315047

Predictors of emergency department and GP use among patients with mental health conditions: a public health survey (Journal article)

Saini, P., McIntyre, J., Corcoran, R., Daras, K., Giebel, C., Fuller, E., . . . Gabbay, M. (2020). Predictors of emergency department and GP use among patients with mental health conditions: a public health survey. BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE, 70(690), E1-E8. doi:10.3399/bjgp19X707093

DOI: 10.3399/bjgp19X707093

2019

Open data on health-related neighbourhood features in Great Britain (Journal article)

Daras, K., Green, M., Davies, A., Barr, B., & Singleton, A. (2019). Open data on health-related neighbourhood features in Great Britain. Scientific Data, 6, 10 pages. doi:10.1038/s41597-019-0114-6

DOI: 10.1038/s41597-019-0114-6

What are the social predictors of accident and emergency attendance in disadvantaged neighbourhoods? Results from a cross-sectional household health survey in the north west of England (Journal article)

Giebel, C., McIntyre, J. C., Daras, K., Gabbay, M., Downing, J., Pirmohamed, M., . . . Barr, B. (2019). What are the social predictors of accident and emergency attendance in disadvantaged neighbourhoods? Results from a cross-sectional household health survey in the north west of England. BMJ Open, 9(1). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022820

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022820

2018

Spatial Aggregation Methods for Investigating the MAUP Effects in Migration Analysis (Journal article)

Stillwell, J., Daras, K., & Bell, M. (2018). Spatial Aggregation Methods for Investigating the MAUP Effects in Migration Analysis. APPLIED SPATIAL ANALYSIS AND POLICY, 11(4), 693-711. doi:10.1007/s12061-018-9274-6

DOI: 10.1007/s12061-018-9274-6

Developing an openly accessible multi-dimensional small area index of ‘Access to Healthy Assets and Hazards’ for Great Britain, 2016 (Journal article)

Green, M., Daras, K., Davies, A., Barr, B., & Singleton, A. (2018). Developing an openly accessible multi-dimensional small area index of ‘Access to Healthy Assets and Hazards’ for Great Britain, 2016. Health and Place, 54, 11-19. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2018.08.019

DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2018.08.019

2017

Access to Healthy Assets and Hazards (AHAH) (Report)

Daras, K., Green, M., Davies, A., Singleton, A., & Barr, B. (n.d.). Access to Healthy Assets and Hazards (AHAH) (DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.11939.66083).

Using consumer and public service data for determine accessibility to healthy places in Great Britain (Conference Paper)

Daras, K., Green, M., Davies, A., & Singleton, A. (2017, April 18). Using consumer and public service data for determine accessibility to healthy places in Great Britain. In 25th GISRUK Conference. Manchester.

2016

Internal migration around the world: comparing distance travelled and its frictional effect (Journal article)

Stillwell, J., Bell, M., Ueffing, P., Daras, K., Charles-Edwards, E., Kupiszewski, M., & Kupiszewska, D. (2016). Internal migration around the world: comparing distance travelled and its frictional effect. ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING A, 48(8), 1657-1675. doi:10.1177/0308518X16643963

DOI: 10.1177/0308518X16643963

2015

HAG-GIS: A spatial framework for geocoding historical addresses (Conference Paper)

Daras, K., Feng, Z., & Dibben, C. (2015, April 15). HAG-GIS: A spatial framework for geocoding historical addresses. In 23rd GISRUK Conference. Leeds.

2014

Interprovincial Migration, Regional Development and State Policy in China, 1985-2010 (Journal article)

Liu, Y., Stillwell, J., Shen, J., & Daras, K. (2014). Interprovincial Migration, Regional Development and State Policy in China, 1985-2010. APPLIED SPATIAL ANALYSIS AND POLICY, 7(1), 47-70. doi:10.1007/s12061-014-9102-6

DOI: 10.1007/s12061-014-9102-6

The IMAGE Studio: A Tool for Internal Migration Analysis and Modelling (Journal article)

Stillwell, J., Daras, K., Bell, M., & Lomax, N. (2014). The IMAGE Studio: A Tool for Internal Migration Analysis and Modelling. APPLIED SPATIAL ANALYSIS AND POLICY, 7(1), 5-23. doi:10.1007/s12061-014-9104-4

DOI: 10.1007/s12061-014-9104-4

2013

Comparing internal migration around the globe (IMAGE): The effects of scale and pattern (Conference Paper)

Bell, M., Charles-Edwards, E., Stillwell, J., Daras, K., Kupiszewski, M., Kupiszewski, D., & Zhu, Y. (2013, June 25). Comparing internal migration around the globe (IMAGE): The effects of scale and pattern. In International Conference on Population Geographies. Groningen, The Netherlands.

The effect of Initial Random Aggregation (IRA) on the analysis and modelling of internal migration (Conference Paper)

Daras, K., Stillwell, J., & Bell, M. (2013, April 3). The effect of Initial Random Aggregation (IRA) on the analysis andmodelling of internal migration. In 21st GISRUK Conference. Liverpool.

The IMAGE studio: A tool for comparative internal migration analysis and modelling (Conference Paper)

Stillwell, J., Daras, K., Lomax, N., Bell, M., & Wilson, T. (2013). The IMAGE studio: A tool for comparative internal migration analysis and modelling. In Proceedings of CUPUM 2013: 13th International Conference on Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management - Planning Support Systems for Sustainable Urban Development (pp. 1-21).

2008

Individual factors explain neighbourhood variations in accidents to children under 5 years of age (Journal article)

Reading, R., Jones, A., Haynes, R., Daras, K., & Emond, A. (2008). Individual factors explain neighbourhood variations in accidents to children under 5 years of age. SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, 67(6), 915-927. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.05.018

DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.05.018

Neighbourhood variations in child accidents and related child and maternal characteristics: Does area definition make a difference? (Journal article)

Haynes, R., Jones, A. P., Reading, R., Daras, K., & Emond, A. (2008). Neighbourhood variations in child accidents and related child and maternal characteristics: Does area definition make a difference?. HEALTH & PLACE, 14(4), 693-701. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2007.11.001

DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2007.11.001

2007

Explaining inequalities in accidental injuries among preschool children by household and neighbourhood characteristics (Conference Paper)

Reading, R., Haynes, R. M., Jones, A. P., Daras, K., Ingle, S., Emond, A., & Kinra, S. (2007). Explaining inequalities in accidental injuries among preschool children by household and neighbourhood characteristics. In Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, 11th Annual Spring Meeting. York (March 26-29). Retrieved from https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/11853/

Modifiable neighbourhood units, zone design and residents ' perceptions (Journal article)

Haynes, R., Daras, K., Reading, R., & Jones, A. (2007). Modifiable neighbourhood units, zone design and residents ' perceptions. HEALTH & PLACE, 13(4), 812-825. doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2007.01.002

DOI: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2007.01.002

2005

Zone design in public health policy (Chapter)

Daras, K., & Alvanides, S. (2005). Zone design in public health policy. In GIS for Sustainable Development (pp. 246-247).