Open letter from UK based academic scientists to the secretaries of state for digital, culture, media and sport and for health and social care regarding the need for independent funding for the prevention and treatment of gambling harms

Journal article


Wardle, H, Banks, J, Bebbington, P, Blank, L, Bowden Jones Obe, H, Bramley, S, Bunn, C, Casey, E, Cassidy, R, Chamberlain, SR, Close, J, Critchlow, N, Dobbie, F, Downs, C, Dymond, S, Fino, E, Goyder, E, Gray, C, Griffiths, M, Grindrod, P, Hogan, L, Hoon, A, Hunt, K, James, R, John, B, Manthorpe, J, McCambridge, J, McDaid, D, McKee, M, McManus, S, Moss, A, Norrie, C, Nutt, DJ, Orford, J, Pryce, R, Purves, R, Reith, G, Roberts, A, Roberts, E, Roderique-Davies, G, Rogers, J, Rogers, RD, Sharman, S, Strang, J, Tunney, R, Turner, J, West, R and Zendle, D (2020). Open letter from UK based academic scientists to the secretaries of state for digital, culture, media and sport and for health and social care regarding the need for independent funding for the prevention and treatment of gambling harms. The BMJ. 370, pp. m2613-m2613. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2613
AuthorsWardle, H, Banks, J, Bebbington, P, Blank, L, Bowden Jones Obe, H, Bramley, S, Bunn, C, Casey, E, Cassidy, R, Chamberlain, SR, Close, J, Critchlow, N, Dobbie, F, Downs, C, Dymond, S, Fino, E, Goyder, E, Gray, C, Griffiths, M, Grindrod, P, Hogan, L, Hoon, A, Hunt, K, James, R, John, B, Manthorpe, J, McCambridge, J, McDaid, D, McKee, M, McManus, S, Moss, A, Norrie, C, Nutt, DJ, Orford, J, Pryce, R, Purves, R, Reith, G, Roberts, A, Roberts, E, Roderique-Davies, G, Rogers, J, Rogers, RD, Sharman, S, Strang, J, Tunney, R, Turner, J, West, R and Zendle, D
Abstract

N/A (Open Letter)

KeywordsHumans; Gambling; United Kingdom
Year2020
JournalThe BMJ
Journal citation370, pp. m2613-m2613
PublisherBMJ
ISSN0959-8146
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2613
Publication dates
Print01 Jul 2020
Online01 Jul 2020
Publication process dates
Accepted26 Jun 2020
Deposited11 Feb 2021
Publisher's version
License
All rights reserved
File Access Level
Open
Permalink -

https://openresearch.lsbu.ac.uk/item/8w0xy

Download files


Publisher's version
bmj.m2613.full.pdf
License: All rights reserved
File access level: Open

  • 8
    total views
  • 1
    total downloads
  • 1
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Export as

Related outputs

The Effects of Alcohol Use on Prospective Memory: A Systematic Literature Review.
Kyriacou, A., Smith-Spark, J.H., Senar, J., Moss, A.C. and Dyer, K.R. (2021). The Effects of Alcohol Use on Prospective Memory: A Systematic Literature Review. Substance Use & Misuse. 56 (3), p. 359. https://doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2020.1868005
Alkali-activated cements for ground improvement
Mavroulidou, M, Gray, C and Gunn, M J (2020). Alkali-activated cements for ground improvement. 6th International Symposium on Green Chemistry, Sustainable Development and Circular Economy (Greenchem6). Thessaloniki, Greece 20 - 23 Sep 2020
Peer pressure and alcohol consumption in adults living in the UK: a systematic qualitative review.
Morris, H., Larsen, J., Catterall, E., Moss, A.C. and Dombrowski, S. (2020). Peer pressure and alcohol consumption in adults living in the UK: a systematic qualitative review. BMC Public Health. 20 (1), p. 1014. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09060-2
Implementation of biocementation for a partially saturated problematic soil of the UK railway network
Safdar, MU, Mavroulidou, M, Gunn, MJ, Gray, C, Diane, P, Jonathan, G and Ian, P (2020). Implementation of biocementation for a partially saturated problematic soil of the UK railway network. e-unsat2020. Lisbon 19 - 21 Oct 2020
Measuring the impact of the Capital Card®†, a novel form of contingency management, on substance misuse treatment outcomes: A retrospective evaluation
Moss, A., DeSilva, D., Cox, S., Notley, C. and Nanda, M. (2020). Measuring the impact of the Capital Card®†, a novel form of contingency management, on substance misuse treatment outcomes: A retrospective evaluation. PLoS ONE. 15 (3), p. e0229905. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0229905
A comparative assessment of chemical stabilisers including waste materials, for the treatment of swelling-shrinking soils
Mavroulidou, M., Gray, C., Gumbochuma, F. and Gunn, M.J. (2020). A comparative assessment of chemical stabilisers including waste materials, for the treatment of swelling-shrinking soils. E-UNSAT2020. Lisbon 19 - 21 Oct 2020
Continuum beliefs are associated with higher problem recognition than binary beliefs among harmful drinkers without addiction experience.
Morris, J., Albery, I., Moss, A. and Heather, N. (2020). Continuum beliefs are associated with higher problem recognition than binary beliefs among harmful drinkers without addiction experience. Addictive Behaviors. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106292
Comparison of Allen Carr's Easyway programme with NHS-standard specialist cessation support: a randomised controlled trial
Frings, D., Albery, I., Moss, A., Brunger, H., Burghelea, M., White, S. and Wood, K. (2020). Comparison of Allen Carr's Easyway programme with NHS-standard specialist cessation support: a randomised controlled trial. Addiction. 115 (5), pp. 977-985. https://doi.org/10.1111/add.14897
Context-Specific Drinking and Social Anxiety: The Roles of Anticipatory Anxiety and Post-Event Processing
Buckner, J.D., Lewis, E.M, Terlecki, M.A., Albery, I. and Moss, A. (2020). Context-Specific Drinking and Social Anxiety: The Roles of Anticipatory Anxiety and Post-Event Processing. Addictive Behaviors. 102, p. 106184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106184
Understanding women's feelings about safety and hazards of street drinking in London through interpretative phenomenological analysis
Tyler, A., Moss, A. and Cox, S. (2019). Understanding women's feelings about safety and hazards of street drinking in London through interpretative phenomenological analysis. Addictive Behaviors. 99, p. 106042. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106042
Selective attentional bias to food-related stimuli in healthy individuals with characteristics towards orthorexia nervosa
Albery, I., Michalska, M, Moss, A. and Spada, M. (2019). Selective attentional bias to food-related stimuli in healthy individuals with characteristics towards orthorexia nervosa. Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40519-019-00755-z
Pre-partying amongst students in the UK: Measuring motivations and consumption levels across different educational contexts
Howard, A, Albery, IP, Frings, D, Spada, MM and Moss, A (2019). Pre-partying amongst students in the UK: Measuring motivations and consumption levels across different educational contexts. Substance Use and Misuse. 54 (9), pp. 1519-1529. https://doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2019.1590414
Optics and Illusions of Street Drinking in East London: A thematic analysis
Tyler, A., Cox, S. and Moss, A. (2018). Optics and Illusions of Street Drinking in East London: A thematic analysis. SSA Annual Conference, Society for the Study of Addiction. Newcastle 07 - 08 Nov 2018
Selective attentional bias for novel psychoactive substance (NPS) and expectancy-related stimuli amongst non-problematic NPS users and never NPS users.
Albery, IP, Moss, AC, Davidson, N, Mba, S, Blaszko, U and Marchant, A (2018). Selective attentional bias for novel psychoactive substance (NPS) and expectancy-related stimuli amongst non-problematic NPS users and never NPS users. Journal of Substance Use. 23 (4), pp. 422-428. https://doi.org/10.1080/14659891.2018.1436606
STI-protective Self-efficacy and Binge Drinking in a Sample of University Students in the United Kingdom
Johnson, HL, Albery, IP, Frings, D and Moss, AC (2018). STI-protective Self-efficacy and Binge Drinking in a Sample of University Students in the United Kingdom. Sexual and Reproductive HealthCare. 17, pp. 19-25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.srhc.2018.05.004
Parents' drinking motives and problem drinking predict their children's drinking motives, alcohol use and substance misuse
Marino, C, Moss, AC, Vieno, A, Albery, IP, Frings, D and Spada, MM (2018). Parents' drinking motives and problem drinking predict their children's drinking motives, alcohol use and substance misuse. Addictive Behaviors. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.03.028
Aspects of alcohol use disorder affecting social cognition as assessed using the Mini Social and Emotional Assessment (mini-SEA)
Cox, SA, Bertoux, M, Turner, JJD, Moss, AC, Locker, K and Riggs, K (2018). Aspects of alcohol use disorder affecting social cognition as assessed using the Mini Social and Emotional Assessment (mini-SEA). Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 187, pp. 165-170. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.03.004
Impact of lower strength alcohol labelling on consumption: A randomised controlled trial
Vasiljevic, M, Couturier, D-L, Frings, D, Moss, AC, Albery, IP and Marteau, TM (2018). Impact of lower strength alcohol labelling on consumption: A randomised controlled trial. Health Psychology. 37 (7), pp. 658-667. https://doi.org/10.1037/hea0000622
The effects of food craving and desire thinking on states of motivational challenge and threat and their physiological indices.
Frings, DJ, Eskisan, G, Caselli, G, Albery, IP, Moss, AC and Spada, MM (2018). The effects of food craving and desire thinking on states of motivational challenge and threat and their physiological indices. Eating and Weight Disorders. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40519-018-0525-y
Understanding drinking among midlife men in the United Kingdom: A systematic review of qualitative studies
Parke, H, Michalska, M, Russell, A, Moss, AC, Holdsworth, C, Ling, J and Larsen, J (2018). Understanding drinking among midlife men in the United Kingdom: A systematic review of qualitative studies. Addictive Behaviors Reports. 8, pp. 85-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.abrep.2018.08.001
Towards safe inspection of long weld lines on ship hulls using an autonomous robot
Garrido, GG, Sattar, T, Corsar, M, James, R and Seghier, D (2018). Towards safe inspection of long weld lines on ship hulls using an autonomous robot. 21st International Conference on Climbing and Walking Robots (CLAWAR 2018). Panama 10 - 12 Sep 2018
Alternative calcium-based chemical stabilisers for ground improvement: Paper Sludge Ash treatment of London Clay
Mavroulidou, M, Ziniatis, A and Gray, C (2017). Alternative calcium-based chemical stabilisers for ground improvement: Paper Sludge Ash treatment of London Clay. 15th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology (CEST2017). Rhodes, Greece 31 Aug - 03 Sep 2017
The Science of Absent Evidence: Is there such thing as an effective responsible drinking message?
Moss, AC and Albery, IP (2017). The Science of Absent Evidence: Is there such thing as an effective responsible drinking message? Alcohol and Alcoholism. https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agx070
Effect of health messages on alcohol attitudes and intentions in a sample of 16- & 17-year-old underage drinkers
Moss, AC, Evans, S and Albery, IP (2017). Effect of health messages on alcohol attitudes and intentions in a sample of 16- & 17-year-old underage drinkers. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 14 (10). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph14101183
Environmental context influences visual attention to responsible drinking messages
Frings, D, Moss, AC, Albery, IP, Eskisan, G, Wilcockson, TDW and Marchant, A (2017). Environmental context influences visual attention to responsible drinking messages. Alcohol and Alcoholism. https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agx076
Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial of Allen Carr’s Easyway programme versus Lambeth and Southwark NHS service for smoking cessation.
Wood, KV, Albery, IP, Moss, AC, White, S and Frings, D (2017). Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial of Allen Carr’s Easyway programme versus Lambeth and Southwark NHS service for smoking cessation. BMJ Open. 7 (12), p. e016867. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016867
Exploring the Alcohol-Behaviour Link: Myopic self-enhancement in the absence of alcohol consumption as a function of past alcohol use
Moss, AC, Albery, IP and Rahman, K (2016). Exploring the Alcohol-Behaviour Link: Myopic self-enhancement in the absence of alcohol consumption as a function of past alcohol use. Addictive Behaviors Reports. 4 (Dec), pp. 37-43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.abrep.2016.07.002
Examining the relationship between selective attentional bias for food- and body-related stimuli and purging behaviour in bulimia nervosa
Albery, IP, Wilcockson, TDW, Frings, D, Moss, AC, Caselli, G and Spada, MM (2016). Examining the relationship between selective attentional bias for food- and body-related stimuli and purging behaviour in bulimia nervosa. Appetite. 107 (Dec), pp. 208 - 212. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.08.006
Do Baseline Executive Functions Mediate Prospective Memory Performance under a Moderate Dose of Alcohol?
Smith-Spark, JH, Moss, AC and Dyer, K. (2016). Do Baseline Executive Functions Mediate Prospective Memory Performance under a Moderate Dose of Alcohol? Frontiers in Psychology. 7, pp. 1325 - 1325. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01325
Personality, motives and metacognitions as predictors of problematic Facebook Use in university students
Marino, C, Vieno, A, Moss, AC, Caselli, G, Nikčević, AV and Spada, MM (2016). Personality, motives and metacognitions as predictors of problematic Facebook Use in university students. Personality and Individual Differences. 101, pp. 70 - 77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2016.05.053
Exploring the Relationship between Sexual Compulsivity and Attentional Bias to Sex-Related Words in a Cohort of Sexually Active Individuals.
Albery, IP, Lowry, J, Frings, D, Johnson, HL, Hogan, C and Moss, AC (2016). Exploring the Relationship between Sexual Compulsivity and Attentional Bias to Sex-Related Words in a Cohort of Sexually Active Individuals. European Addiction Research. 23 (1), pp. 1 - 6. https://doi.org/10.1159/000448732
Impact of alcohol promoting and alcohol warning advertisements on alcohol consumption, affect, and implicit cognition in heavy drinking young adults: a laboratory-based randomized controlled trial
Stautz, K, Albery, IP, Frings, D, Moss, AC and Marteau, T (2016). Impact of alcohol promoting and alcohol warning advertisements on alcohol consumption, affect, and implicit cognition in heavy drinking young adults: a laboratory-based randomized controlled trial. British Journal of Health Psychology. 22 (1), pp. 128-150. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjhp.12221
Dyads experience over confidence in hand-eye coordination skills after placebo alcohol
Frings, D, Albery, IP, Rolph, K, Leczfalvy, A, Smaczny, S and Moss, AC (2016). Dyads experience over confidence in hand-eye coordination skills after placebo alcohol. Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 3 (47), pp. 148-157. https://doi.org/10.1111/jasp.12418
The effects of responsible drinking messages on attentional allocation and drinking behaviour.
Moss, AC, Albery, IP, Dyer, KR, Frings, D, Humphreys, K, Inkelaar, T, Harding, E and Speller, A (2015). The effects of responsible drinking messages on attentional allocation and drinking behaviour. Addictive Behaviors. 44, pp. 94 - 101. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.11.035
Neknomination': Predictors in a sample of UK university students
Moss, AC, Spada, MM, Harkin, J, Albery, IP, Rycroft, N and Nikčević, AV (2015). Neknomination': Predictors in a sample of UK university students. Addictive Behaviors Reports. 1, pp. 73 - 75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.abrep.2015.05.003