Keren Skegg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and self-harm in men and women
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Am J Psychiatry 160:541-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Body piercing, personality, and sexual behavior
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 36:47-54. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Minor self-harm and psychiatric disorder: a population-based study
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:187-96. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-harm
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, PO Box 913 Dunedin, New Zealand
    Lancet 366:1471-83. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Perceived "out of control" sexual behavior in a cohort of young adults from the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 39:968-78. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-harmful behaviors in a population-based sample of young adults
    Shyamala Nada-Raja
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:177-86. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of help-seeking for self-harm in young adults
    Shyamala Nada-Raja
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:600-5. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Nocturnal enuresis in patients taking clozapine, risperidone, olanzapine and quetiapine: comparative cohort study
    Mira Harrison-Woolrych
    Director, Intensive Medicines Monitoring Programme, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 199:140-4. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Thoughts of suicide and stage of recovery in patients with schizophrenia in community mental health care
    Christopher Gale
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Australas Psychiatry 20:313-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint An adolescent suicide cluster and the possible role of electronic communication technology
    Lindsay Robertson
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Crisis 33:239-45. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and self-harm in men and women
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Am J Psychiatry 160:541-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine associations between self-harm and sexual orientation for men and women separately, defining sexual orientation by sexual attraction rather than by behavior...
  2. ncbi request reprint Body piercing, personality, and sexual behavior
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 36:47-54. 2007
    ..The theory of meaning for body piercing was generally supported, offering the possibility of a richer understanding of this phenomenon in the general population...
  3. ncbi request reprint Minor self-harm and psychiatric disorder: a population-based study
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:187-96. 2004
    ..9, 95% confidence interval 1.3-17.9). Young adults engaging in even minor self-harm warrant screening for psychiatric disorder...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-harm
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, PO Box 913 Dunedin, New Zealand
    Lancet 366:1471-83. 2005
    ..Although risk factors for self-harm are well established, aspects that protect people from engaging in self-harm need to be further explored...
  5. doi request reprint Perceived "out of control" sexual behavior in a cohort of young adults from the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 39:968-78. 2010
    ..CSA was associated with OCSE among men. In conclusion, this population-based study has provided the first empirical estimations of the occurrence of OCSE and its relationship to a range of sexual behaviors in a representative sample...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-harmful behaviors in a population-based sample of young adults
    Shyamala Nada-Raja
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:177-86. 2004
    ..ICD self-harm and even lesser behaviors were associated with high odds of reporting suicidal ideation. The findings suggest that studies of self-harm should include behaviors not necessarily associated with suicidal intent...
  7. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of help-seeking for self-harm in young adults
    Shyamala Nada-Raja
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:600-5. 2003
    ..To examine help-seeking for self-harm in a population-based sample of young adults...
  8. doi request reprint Nocturnal enuresis in patients taking clozapine, risperidone, olanzapine and quetiapine: comparative cohort study
    Mira Harrison-Woolrych
    Director, Intensive Medicines Monitoring Programme, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 199:140-4. 2011
    ..The incidence of enuresis in patients taking risperidone, olanzapine or quetiapine is unknown. Aims To compare nocturnal enuresis in patients taking clozapine with that in patients taking risperidone, olanzapine or quetiapine...
  9. doi request reprint Thoughts of suicide and stage of recovery in patients with schizophrenia in community mental health care
    Christopher Gale
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Australas Psychiatry 20:313-7. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess whether there was any relationship between stages of recovery and suicidality among people with schizophrenia in community care...
  10. doi request reprint An adolescent suicide cluster and the possible role of electronic communication technology
    Lindsay Robertson
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Crisis 33:239-45. 2012
    ..Since the development of Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) guidelines for the management of suicide clusters, the use of electronic communication technologies has increased dramatically...
  11. doi request reprint Victimization, posttraumatic stress disorder symptomatology, and later nonsuicidal self-harm in a birth cohort
    Shyamala Nada-Raja
    Injury Prevention Research Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Interpers Violence 26:3667-81. 2011
    ..In conclusion, pathways to nonsuicidal self-harm differed by sex. For women there were direct links with assault victimization and PTSD in early adulthood, whereas for men only internalizing disorders predicted future NSSH...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of restricting access to a suicide jumping site
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:498-502. 2009
    ..This created an opportunity to assess whether loss of vehicular access would lead to a reduction in suicides and emergency police callouts for threatened suicide at the site...
  13. doi request reprint Suicide by occupation: does access to means increase the risk?
    Keren Skegg
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:429-34. 2010
    ..To examine suicide by identified occupational groups in New Zealand over a period of 30 years, focusing on groups predicted to have high suicide rates because of access to and familiarity with particular methods of suicide...