Lincoln I Khasakhala

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Publications

  1. pmc Major depressive disorder in a Kenyan youth sample: relationship with parenting behavior and parental psychiatric disorders
    Lincoln I Khasakhala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P, O, Box 59176 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 12:15. 2013
  2. pmc Suicidal behaviour among youths associated with psychopathology in both parents and youths attending outpatient psychiatric clinic in Kenya
    Lincoln I Khasakhala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P, O, Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 12:13. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of psychotic-like experiences in Kenyan youth
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Kenya
    Psychiatry Res 196:235-42. 2012
  4. pmc The prevalence of mental disorders in adults in different level general medical facilities in Kenya: a cross-sectional study
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 8:1. 2009
  5. pmc Outcome of a working diagnosis of "psychosis" in relation to DSM-IV diagnostic criteria in a Kenyan in-patient cohort at Mathari hospital, Nairobi
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, and Africa Mental Health Foundation, Kenya, Africa
    Afr Health Sci 7:197-201. 2007
  6. pmc Multiple traumas, postelection violence, and posttraumatic stress among impoverished Kenyan youth
    Valerie S Harder
    Africa Mental Health Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Trauma Stress 25:64-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Drug use in a rural secondary school in Kenya
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Subst Abus 31:170-3. 2010
  8. pmc Recognition of depression in children in general hospital-based paediatric units in Kenya: practice and policy implications
    David M Ndetei
    Africa Mental Health Foundation AMHF, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 8:25. 2009
  9. pmc The Association between Alcohol Dependence and Depression before and after Treatment for Alcohol Dependence
    Mary W Kuria
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P O Box 74846 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    ISRN Psychiatry 2012:482802. 2012
  10. doi request reprint University medical education in Kenya: The challenges
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi and Africa Mental Health Foundation, P O Box 48423, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
    Med Teach 32:812-5. 2010

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Publications10

  1. pmc Major depressive disorder in a Kenyan youth sample: relationship with parenting behavior and parental psychiatric disorders
    Lincoln I Khasakhala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P, O, Box 59176 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 12:15. 2013
    ..These dysfunctions have been shown to be mediating factors for children to develop psychiatric disorders in the future...
  2. pmc Suicidal behaviour among youths associated with psychopathology in both parents and youths attending outpatient psychiatric clinic in Kenya
    Lincoln I Khasakhala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P, O, Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 12:13. 2013
    ..This study examines the relationship between suicidal behaviour and co-existing psychiatric or substance disorders among youths and depressive and alcohol use disorders in their parents...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of psychotic-like experiences in Kenyan youth
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Kenya
    Psychiatry Res 196:235-42. 2012
    ..Both psychotic classes had a predominance of male students. Further studies are required to clarify functionality and clinical progression associated with observed patterns of psychosis, as well as the generalizability of our findings...
  4. pmc The prevalence of mental disorders in adults in different level general medical facilities in Kenya: a cross-sectional study
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 8:1. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Outcome of a working diagnosis of "psychosis" in relation to DSM-IV diagnostic criteria in a Kenyan in-patient cohort at Mathari hospital, Nairobi
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, and Africa Mental Health Foundation, Kenya, Africa
    Afr Health Sci 7:197-201. 2007
    ..When a patient presents with mental illness and displays psychotic symptoms which are not clearly delineated, a clinical diagnosis of psychosis is usually entertained...
  6. pmc Multiple traumas, postelection violence, and posttraumatic stress among impoverished Kenyan youth
    Valerie S Harder
    Africa Mental Health Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Trauma Stress 25:64-70. 2012
    ..Differences due to age or sex were not found. The findings indicate the need for universal mental health services for trauma-exposed youth and their families in the impoverished informal settlements of Nairobi, Kenya...
  7. doi request reprint Drug use in a rural secondary school in Kenya
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Subst Abus 31:170-3. 2010
    ..Therefore, teachers have an added burden of playing an active role in guidance and counselling the survivors of drug abuse, a pandemic facing teaching institutions apart from instilling knowledge...
  8. pmc Recognition of depression in children in general hospital-based paediatric units in Kenya: practice and policy implications
    David M Ndetei
    Africa Mental Health Foundation AMHF, Nairobi, Kenya
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 8:25. 2009
    ..Physical disorders are commonly comorbid with depression in children attending general medical facilities. However, the depression component is rarely recognised...
  9. pmc The Association between Alcohol Dependence and Depression before and after Treatment for Alcohol Dependence
    Mary W Kuria
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nairobi, P O Box 74846 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    ISRN Psychiatry 2012:482802. 2012
    ..8%) with a significant association between depression and the mean AUDIT score. At posttest, depressed participants had a statistically significant craving for alcohol. Conclusion. Alcohol dependence is associated with major depression...
  10. doi request reprint University medical education in Kenya: The challenges
    David M Ndetei
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi and Africa Mental Health Foundation, P O Box 48423, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
    Med Teach 32:812-5. 2010
    ..One other public university has started a medical school. The pressure to increase the number of schools and students in the absence of increased resources poses a particular challenge to the country...