Colin Pritchard

Summary

Affiliation: Bournemouth University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Poverty and child (0-14 years) mortality in the USA and other Western countries as an indicator of "how well a country meets the needs of its children" (UNICEF)
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, UK
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:251-5. 2011
  2. pmc Comparing the USA, UK and 17 Western countries' efficiency and effectiveness in reducing mortality
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
    JRSM Short Rep 2:60. 2011
  3. pmc Changes in cancer incidence and mortality in England and Wales and a comparison of cancer deaths in the major developed countries by age and sex 1979-2002 in context of GDP expenditure on health
    C Pritchard
    Professor in Psychiatric Social Work, School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, UK, and Emeritus Professor, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 2:80. 2008
  4. pmc Comparing cancer mortality and GDP health expenditure in England and Wales with other major developed countries from 1979 to 2006
    C Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, UK
    Br J Cancer 105:1788-94. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Changing patterns of neurological mortality in the 10 major developed countries--1979-2010
    C Pritchard
    Bournemouth University, UK
    Public Health 127:357-68. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of problematic behaviours of 10th and 11th year Southern English adolescents in 1985 and 2005. Part 1: Trends in gender behaviour
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Kinson, Bournemouth BH, United Kingdom
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:127-40. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Re-evaluating the National Subarachnoid Haemorrhage study (2006) from a Patient-Related-Outcome-Measure perspective: comparing fiscal outcomes of Treatment-as-Usual with an enhanced service
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 25:376-83. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of suicide and undetermined deaths in 17 predominantly Islamic countries contrasted with the UK
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, UK
    Psychol Med 37:421-30. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the major Western countries 2000-2002: the violent deaths of September 11, 2001
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Arch Suicide Res 10:383-90. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Child, adolescent and youth suicide and undetermined deaths in England and Wales compared with Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA for the 1974-1999 period
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:239-53. 2005

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Poverty and child (0-14 years) mortality in the USA and other Western countries as an indicator of "how well a country meets the needs of its children" (UNICEF)
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, UK
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:251-5. 2011
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  2. pmc Comparing the USA, UK and 17 Western countries' efficiency and effectiveness in reducing mortality
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
    JRSM Short Rep 2:60. 2011
    ..To test the hypothesis that the USA healthcare system was superior to the NHS and 17 other Western countries in reducing feasible mortality rates over the period 1979-2005...
  3. pmc Changes in cancer incidence and mortality in England and Wales and a comparison of cancer deaths in the major developed countries by age and sex 1979-2002 in context of GDP expenditure on health
    C Pritchard
    Professor in Psychiatric Social Work, School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, UK, and Emeritus Professor, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 2:80. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Comparing cancer mortality and GDP health expenditure in England and Wales with other major developed countries from 1979 to 2006
    C Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, UK
    Br J Cancer 105:1788-94. 2011
    ..Each country's economic input, GDPHE 1980-2005 is contrasted with clinical outputs, cancer mortality rates (CMRs), to compare their efficiency and effectiveness in reducing CMR...
  5. doi request reprint Changing patterns of neurological mortality in the 10 major developed countries--1979-2010
    C Pritchard
    Bournemouth University, UK
    Public Health 127:357-68. 2013
    ..To examine whether there is a continued increase in neurological deaths in the major developed countries over the period 1979-2010...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of problematic behaviours of 10th and 11th year Southern English adolescents in 1985 and 2005. Part 1: Trends in gender behaviour
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Kinson, Bournemouth BH, United Kingdom
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:127-40. 2007
    ..To compare the problematic behaviours of 1985 adolescent 10th and 11th year students with that of 2005 pupils, and to examine current drink, drug and sexual activity...
  7. doi request reprint Re-evaluating the National Subarachnoid Haemorrhage study (2006) from a Patient-Related-Outcome-Measure perspective: comparing fiscal outcomes of Treatment-as-Usual with an enhanced service
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 25:376-83. 2011
    ..This study uses the National Study of SAH (2006) to explore any fiscal benefits to patients and NHS if they had an enhanced Neuro-Vascular-Specialist-Nurse (NVSN) service compared to Treatment-as-Usual (TAU)...
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of suicide and undetermined deaths in 17 predominantly Islamic countries contrasted with the UK
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, UK
    Psychol Med 37:421-30. 2007
    ..It has been suggested that to avoid under-reporting of suicides, both formal suicide verdicts and OVD should be considered together because OVD may contain 'hidden' suicides...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the major Western countries 2000-2002: the violent deaths of September 11, 2001
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Arch Suicide Res 10:383-90. 2006
    ..Annual suicides compared with terrorist violence should inform policy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Child, adolescent and youth suicide and undetermined deaths in England and Wales compared with Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA for the 1974-1999 period
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:239-53. 2005
    ..Country-specific research is required to determine, why Anglo-Welsh adolescent and youth rates have deteriorated relative to other countries...
  11. ncbi request reprint 'Coalition-In-Iraq' countries 'internal' civil violent deaths compared to the USA 'external' violence of September 11th 2001
    Stephen Wallace
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    Med Sci Monit 10:SR1-4. 2004
    ..C.I.I 'internal' deaths are compared with those of 9/11 to provide information to determine relative risks...
  12. ncbi request reprint Differential suicide rates in typologies of child sex offenders in a 6-year consecutive cohort of male suicides
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK
    Arch Suicide Res 9:35-43. 2005
    ..Implications for suicide prevention and child protection are presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of suicide in people aged 65-74 and 75+ by gender in England and Wales and the major Western countries 1979-1999
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Bournemouth BH1 3LT, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:17-25. 2005
    ..As a number of Governments have targets to reduce suicide levels we compare elderly suicide rates over a 20-year period in England and Wales. And the major Western countries focusing upon age and gender...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of adult (45-74 years) neurological deaths in the major Western world countries 1979-1997
    C Pritchard
    Department of Mental Health, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Royal South Hants Hospital, Southampton SO14 OYG, UK
    Public Health 118:268-83. 2004
    ..To compare changes in 'adult' (45-74 years) 'all-cause deaths' (ACDs) with all neurological death categories by age and gender in the 10 major Western countries between the 1970s (1979-1981) and the 1990s (1995-1997)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Suicide and undetermined deaths among youths and young adults in Latin America: comparison with the 10 major developed countries--a source of hidden suicides?
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, UK
    Crisis 29:145-53. 2008
    ..LA younger-aged malefs24 146s differential suicide: Undetermined rates indicated they may contain substantial numbers of hidden suicides. Inadvertently, cultural attitudes to suicide may hinder prevention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of problematic behaviours of 10th and 11th year Southern English adolescents. Part 2: Current drink, drug and sexual activity of children with smoking parents
    Malcolm Cox
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth BH, United Kingdom
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:141-53. 2007
    ..SF do not "cause" the behaviour rather it reflects something of the nature of the adolescent's relationship to parents, school and society...
  17. ncbi request reprint A comparison of UK and US mortality outcomes
    Colin Pritchard
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton
    Nurs Times 102:33-4. 2006
    ..Overall rates fell in all three countries but there was a more significant drop in England and Wales over the period. This is a summary: the full paper can be accessed at nursingtimes.net...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of an integrated approach to reduce psychosocial trauma following neurosurgery compared with standard care: two-year prospective comparative study of enhanced specialist liaison nurse service for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (A
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
    Surg Neurol 62:17-27. 2004
    ..An enhanced Specialist Liaison Nurse (SLN) service sought to reduce this stress in a 2-year comparative prospective study, and was designed to determine if such a service would be cost-effective?..
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cohorts of elective and emergency neurosurgical patients: psychosocial outcomes of acoustic neuroma and aneurysmal sub arachnoid hemorrhage patients and carers
    Colin Pritchard
    Bournemouth University, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth, UK
    Surg Neurol 62:7-16. 2004
    ..To compare the psychosocial outcomes of cohorts of elective [Acoustic Neuroma (AN)] and emergency [Aneu-rysmal Sub Arachnoid Hemorrhage (ASAH)] Neurosurgical patients and carers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of diabetic deaths in youth and young adults by gender in the major developed countries 1974-97
    Colin Pritchard
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth House, 17 19 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH 13 LH, UK
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:169-77. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Elderly suicide rates in Asian and English-speaking countries
    C Pritchard
    Department of Mental Health, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:271-5. 2002
    ..Asian culture venerates elderly people. It was hypothesized that elderly suicides would be proportionately lower in Asian societies than in English-speaking countries (ESC)...
  22. doi request reprint Consistency in suicide rates in twenty-two developed countries by gender over time 1874--78, 1974--76, and 1998--2000
    Lars Hansen
    Centre Hospitalier Neuropsychiatric, Ettelbruck, Luxembourg
    Arch Suicide Res 12:251-62. 2008
    ..This consistency suggests a certain national "suicide tradition" based on a complex interaction between cultural, sociological, recording/administrative, and genetic factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns of suicide in a poor, rural county over the 20th century: a comparison with national trends
    Simon A Hill
    Langdon Hospital, Exeter Road, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 ONR, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:601-4. 2005
    ..This change has occurred in both sexes. Prior to this period the suicide rate was lower or about the same as that in England and Wales...
  24. ncbi request reprint Vignettes to assess healthcare staff perceptions of risk
    Anthony Brown
    Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Nurse Res 15:30-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this UK study conducted by Anthony Brown and with statistical support and guidance from Colin Pritchard, was to investigate the extent to which healthcare professionals' attitudes and perceptions of risk influence ..