Abiodun Olugbenga Adewuya

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for anxiety and depressive disorders in Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    Epilepsy Behav 6:342-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint School performance of Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Epilepsia 47:415-20. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of major depressive disorders and a validation of the Beck Depression Inventory among Nigerian adolescents
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching, Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:287-92. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders among the HIV-positive population in Nigeria: a control study
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Res 63:203-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV anxiety disorders among Nigerian secondary school adolescents aged 13-18 years
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Adolesc 30:1071-6. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Correlates of self-stigma among outpatients with mental illness in Lagos, Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Behavioural Medicine, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Nigeria
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 57:418-27. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale as a screening tool for depression in late pregnancy among Nigerian women
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:267-72. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Doctors' attitude towards people with mental illness in Western Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Psychiatry, Lagos State University, College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:931-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of postnatal depression on infants' growth in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria
    J Affect Disord 108:191-3. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Lay beliefs regarding causes of mental illness in Nigeria: pattern and correlates
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, PMB 21266 Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:336-41. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for anxiety and depressive disorders in Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    Epilepsy Behav 6:342-7. 2005
    ..Results show that emotional disorders in adolescents with epilepsy cut across cultures. Adequate monitoring, education targeted at reducing felt stigma, and family intervention programs are needed for early intervention...
  2. ncbi request reprint School performance of Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Epilepsia 47:415-20. 2006
    ..The study assessed the school performance of Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy compared with healthy controls and examined the variables correlating with their academic difficulties...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of major depressive disorders and a validation of the Beck Depression Inventory among Nigerian adolescents
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching, Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:287-92. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders among the HIV-positive population in Nigeria: a control study
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Res 63:203-6. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV anxiety disorders among Nigerian secondary school adolescents aged 13-18 years
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Adolesc 30:1071-6. 2007
    ..To estimate the 12-month prevalence of DSM-IV-specific anxiety disorders among Nigerian secondary school adolescents aged 13-18 years...
  6. doi request reprint Correlates of self-stigma among outpatients with mental illness in Lagos, Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Behavioural Medicine, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Nigeria
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 57:418-27. 2011
    ..Studies in this region have all been limited to public stigma whereas little is known about the extent of self-stigma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale as a screening tool for depression in late pregnancy among Nigerian women
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:267-72. 2006
    ..000, specificity = 0.961, Diagnostic Likelihood Ratio for a positive result = 25.641). The EPDS is a valid and useful instrument in screening for depression in late pregnancy among Nigerian women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Doctors' attitude towards people with mental illness in Western Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Psychiatry, Lagos State University, College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:931-6. 2007
    ..It had been suggested that those more knowledgeable about mental illness are less likely to endorse negative or stigmatizing attitudes. This study aimed to evaluate the attitude of doctors in Nigeria towards the mentally ill...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of postnatal depression on infants' growth in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria
    J Affect Disord 108:191-3. 2008
    ..This study aims to examine the impact of postnatal depression (PND) on infants' physical growth in the first 9 months of life in Nigeria...
  10. doi request reprint Lay beliefs regarding causes of mental illness in Nigeria: pattern and correlates
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, PMB 21266 Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:336-41. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint Premenstrual dysphoric disorder amongst Nigerian university students: prevalence, comorbid conditions, and correlates
    A O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
    Arch Womens Ment Health 11:13-8. 2008
    ..This study aimed to estimate the rate of PMDD amongst Nigerian undergraduates and to evaluate psychosocial correlates and comorbid psychiatric conditions...
  12. doi request reprint Social distance towards people with mental illness in southwestern Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, PMB 21266, Ikeja, Lagos
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:389-95. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the lay public's attitude (social distance) towards people with mental illness in southwestern Nigeria and examine the factors correlating with such an attitude...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depression and quality of life in persons with HIV infection in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja, Nigeria
    Int J Psychiatry Med 38:43-51. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between clinical depression and quality of life in a group of HIV sero-positive subjects in Nigeria...
  14. doi request reprint Psychopathology and subjective burden amongst primary caregivers of people with mental illness in South-Western Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1251-6. 2011
    ..Most mentally ill persons reside with family members in sub-Saharan Africa with the primary caregiver having to cater for the patients' needs. The burden of this care giving may be associated with psychopathology in the carer...
  15. doi request reprint Preferred treatment for mental illness among Southwestern Nigerians
    Abiodun Adewuya
    Departmentof Psychiatry, Lagos State University College of Medicine, PMB 21226, Ikeja, Lagos State 10010, Nigeria
    Psychiatr Serv 60:121-4. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the southwestern Nigerian public's preferences for the treatment of mental illness in that region...
  16. doi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after stigma related events in HIV infected individuals in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, Lagos, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:761-6. 2009
    ..Intense stigma may be traumatic. This study aimed to investigate the probability and correlates of Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following intense stigmatizing events and situations in HIV infected individuals in Nigeria...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of poor medication adherence amongst psychiatric outpatients in southwestern Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Behavioural Medicine, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:167-74. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the rate of adherence to medications amongst psychiatric outpatients in Nigeria and examine factors associated with medication nonadherence amongst this group...
  18. doi request reprint Pattern and correlates of premenstrual symptomatology amongst Nigerian University students
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Psychiatry, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:127-32. 2009
    ..Dysmenorrhoea and personality traits should be taken into consideration when planning and implementing effective strategy to manage perimenstrual problems in this region...
  19. doi request reprint The effect of psychological distress on medication adherence in persons with HIV infection in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Psychiatry, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja 100010, Lagos, Nigeria
    Psychosomatics 51:68-73. 2010
    ..A high level of adherence to prescribed antiretroviral (ARV) regimens is required to achieve and maintain suppression of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) replication and prevent drug resistance...
  20. doi request reprint Subjective life satisfaction and objective living conditions of patients with schizophrenia in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Behavioural Medicine, Lagos State University College of Medicine, PMB 21226, Ikeja, Lagos State 10010, Nigeria
    Psychiatr Serv 61:314-6. 2010
    ..This study explored life satisfaction among patients with schizophrenia in Nigeria and its relationship with objective living situation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among Nigerian primary school children: prevalence and co-morbid conditions
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:10-5. 2007
    ..This study aimed to determine the prevalence of ADHD and co-morbid conditions in a sample of primary school children aged 7-12 years in Nigeria...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of major depressive disorder in Nigerian outpatients with heart failure
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complec, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Psychosomatics 47:479-85. 2006
    ..These factors should be considered in planning further studies and in screening and intervention programs for patients with heart failure...
  23. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders among Nigerian women in late pregnancy: a controlled study
    A O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Arch Womens Ment Health 9:325-8. 2006
    ..39-8.92), primiparity (OR 3.90, 95% CI 2.00-7.59) and presence of medical conditions (OR 3.60, 95% CI 1.28-10.12). More research is needed in this field to ascertain the specific association between pregnancy and anxiety disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of major depressive disorder in Nigerian college students with alcohol-related problems
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:169-73. 2006
    ..The study aimed to estimate the prevalence of major depressive disorder (MDD) among Nigerian college students with alcohol-related problems (ARP) and compare the estimated prevalence with their counterparts without ARP...
  25. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder after childbirth in Nigerian women: prevalence and risk factors
    A O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    BJOG 113:284-8. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after childbirth in a group of postpartum Nigerian women and to examine any associated factors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Attitude towards antipsychotics among out-patients with schizophrenia in Nigeria
    A O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:207-11. 2006
    ..The study aim to assess the attitude of patients with schizophrenia attending out-patient clinics in Nigeria towards antipsychotic medication and examine the factors associated with such attitude...
  27. ncbi request reprint Social distance towards people with mental illness amongst Nigerian university students
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Dept of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:865-8. 2005
    ..Most of the studies had focussed on the general community, and specific population groups had been neglected...
  28. ncbi request reprint The maternity blues in Western Nigerian women: prevalence and risk factors
    Abiodun Olugbenga Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1522-5. 2005
    ..The study aims to investigate the prevalence of maternity blues and examine the risk factors involved in a group of Nigerian postpartum women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychiatric morbidity on parent-rated quality of life in Nigerian adolescents with epilepsy
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Epilepsy Behav 7:497-501. 2005
    ..Programs designed to improve the overall quality of life of these adolescents should include the evaluation and treatment of possible comorbid anxiety and depressive disorders and involve the family...
  30. ncbi request reprint Validation of the alcohol use disorders identification test (audit) as a screening tool for alcohol-related problems among Nigerian university students
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:575-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the screening properties of the alcohol use disorders identification test (AUDIT) in the detection of alcohol-related problems among Nigerian university students...
  31. ncbi request reprint Depression amongst Nigerian university students. Prevalence and sociodemographic correlates
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, 233001, Nigeria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:674-8. 2006
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence and examine the socio-demographic correlates of depressive disorder among university students in Western Nigeria...
  32. ncbi request reprint Parental psychopathology and self-rated quality of life in adolescents with epilepsy in Nigeria
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:600-3. 2006
    ..Physicians should consider this, therefore, when planning intervention strategies in improving the quality of life in adolescents with epilepsy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with depressive symptoms in Nigerian adolescents
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Adolesc Health 39:105-10. 2006
    ..To evaluate the factors associated with depressive symptoms in a sample of Nigerian 13-18-year-olds attending senior secondary schools...
  34. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the relationship between alcohol use and anxiety symptoms among Nigerian college students
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:255-7. 2006
    ..Women tend not to share the positive effect moderate alcohol use confers on anxiety status. This gender difference may be an important consideration when planning preventive strategies for alcohol related problems in Nigerian youths...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of depression in late pregnancy among Nigerian women
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State, Nigeria
    Depress Anxiety 24:15-21. 2007
    ..Such factors should be considered when planning health care services or formulating a predictive model. Interventions aimed at reducing the occurrence of antenatal depression need further research...
  36. ncbi request reprint Validity of the patient health questionnaire (PHQ-9) as a screening tool for depression amongst Nigerian university students
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Affect Disord 96:89-93. 2006
    ..This study aimed to validate the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) as a screening tool for depression amongst Nigerian university students...
  37. ncbi request reprint Early postpartum mood as a risk factor for postnatal depression in Nigerian women
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, OAUTHC, Wesley Guild Hospital, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1435-7. 2006
    ..This report explored early postpartum mood changes and their correlation with postnatal depression in African women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depression and quality of life in Nigerian outpatients with heart failure
    Bola A Ola
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Psychosom Res 61:797-800. 2006
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the relationship between depression and health-related quality of life (QoL) in Nigerian outpatients with heart failure (HF)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic and obstetric risk factors for postpartum depressive symptoms in Nigerian women
    Abiodun O Adewuya
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University, Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ile Ife, ILESA 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:353-8. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to examine sociodemographic and obstetric risk factors for postnatal depressive symptoms in a Nigerian community...
  40. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) among Nigerian university students
    Olutayo O Aloba
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    Sleep Med 8:266-70. 2007
    ..This study aims to assess the validity of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) among Nigerian university students...
  41. ncbi request reprint Interictal anxiety and depression symptoms in Nigerians with epilepsy: a controlled study
    Femi Fatoye
    Department of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife Ife, Nigeria
    Epilepsy Behav 9:312-6. 2006
    ..Identifying and monitoring those with epilepsy of long duration and rational prescription of antiepileptic drugs are important in reducing the risk of affective problems...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment and quality of life among stroke survivors in Nigeria
    Femi O Fatoye
    Department of Mental Health, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
    Psychol Rep 100:876-82. 2007
    ....
  43. doi request reprint The effect of caesarean section on self-esteem amongst primiparous women in South-Western Nigeria: a case-control study
    Olabisi M Loto
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Perinatology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:765-9. 2009
    ..This study aims to assess the level of self-esteem of newly delivered mothers who had caesarean section (CS) and evaluate the sociodemographic and obstetrics correlates of low self-esteem in them...
  44. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of dysmenorrhea among Nigerian college women
    Olabisi M Loto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun, Nigeria
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:442-4. 2008
    ..As dysmenorrhea reportedly affects school performance and attendance, more attention should be devoted to providing health education on this topic to students...
  45. doi request reprint Cesarean section in relation to self-esteem and parenting among new mothers in southwestern Nigeria
    Olabisi Morebise Loto
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:35-8. 2010
    ..Maternal psychopathology and self-esteem during childbirth may have an effect on maternal parenting self-efficacy...