Ajay Thapar

Summary

Affiliation: Cardiff University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A 'real puzzle': the views of patients with epilepsy about the organisation of care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Do depression symptoms predict seizure frequency--or vice versa?
    Ajay Thapar
    Department of General Practice, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    J Psychosom Res 59:269-74. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Stress, anxiety, depression, and epilepsy: investigating the relationship between psychological factors and seizures
    Ajay Thapar
    School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 14:134-40. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The Depression Impairment Scale for Parents (DISP): a new scale for the measurement of impairment in depressed parents
    Katie Lewis
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff, Wales CF24 4HQ, UK Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:1184-90. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of change in self-reported psychotic-like experiences in childhood and adolescence
    Ajay Thapar
    MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Schizophr Res 140:104-9. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Offspring of parents with recurrent depression: which features of parent depression index risk for offspring psychopathology?
    Becky Mars
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, Cardiff University, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, UK
    J Affect Disord 136:44-53. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Depression screening for patients with epilepsy in a primary care setting using the Patient Health Questionnaire-2 and the Neurological Disorders Depression Inventory for Epilepsy
    Kerrie Margrove
    Welsh Centre for Learning Disabilities, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 21:387-90. 2011

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Publications8

  1. pmc A 'real puzzle': the views of patients with epilepsy about the organisation of care
    Glyn Elwyn
    Primary Care Research Group, Swansea Clinical School, University of Wales, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 4:4. 2003
    ..Little is known about how individuals who have a diagnosis of epilepsy have experienced healthcare services or their views about how they should best be organised to meet their ongoing needs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do depression symptoms predict seizure frequency--or vice versa?
    Ajay Thapar
    Department of General Practice, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    J Psychosom Res 59:269-74. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to test a theoretical explanatory model of the relationship between depression symptom scores and seizure frequency in people with epilepsy...
  3. doi request reprint Stress, anxiety, depression, and epilepsy: investigating the relationship between psychological factors and seizures
    Ajay Thapar
    School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 14:134-40. 2009
    ..The goal of the study described here was to examine the interrelationship between psychological factors (anxiety, stress, and depression) and seizures...
  4. doi request reprint The Depression Impairment Scale for Parents (DISP): a new scale for the measurement of impairment in depressed parents
    Katie Lewis
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff, Wales CF24 4HQ, UK Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:1184-90. 2013
    ..These results demonstrate that the DISP is a valid and reliable measure of depression-associated impairment in parents. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of change in self-reported psychotic-like experiences in childhood and adolescence
    Ajay Thapar
    MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Schizophr Res 140:104-9. 2012
    ..A greater understanding of their aetiology and patterns of change over time is needed. We aimed to describe trajectories of PLEs during adolescence, and examine their association with characteristics earlier during development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Offspring of parents with recurrent depression: which features of parent depression index risk for offspring psychopathology?
    Becky Mars
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, Cardiff University, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, UK
    J Affect Disord 136:44-53. 2012
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  7. ncbi request reprint Depression screening for patients with epilepsy in a primary care setting using the Patient Health Questionnaire-2 and the Neurological Disorders Depression Inventory for Epilepsy
    Kerrie Margrove
    Welsh Centre for Learning Disabilities, Department of Psychological Medicine and Neurology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 21:387-90. 2011
    ..More recent and frequent seizures predicted screening positive. The results suggest that screening for depression in patients with epilepsy via GPs improves detection of depression and is acceptable to interviewed patients...