M Hotopf

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Affiliation: Institute of Psychiatry
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Why do children have chronic abdominal pain, and what happens to them when they grow up? Population based cohort study
    M Hotopf
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College School of Medicine and Dentistry and Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    BMJ 316:1196-200. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal relationships between physical symptoms and psychiatric disorder. Results from a national birth cohort
    M Hotopf
    Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Br J Psychiatry 173:255-61. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood risk factors for adults with medically unexplained symptoms: results from a national birth cohort study
    M Hotopf
    Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1796-800. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Pragmatic randomised controlled trials in psychiatry
    M Hotopf
    Guy s School of Medicine, London
    Br J Psychiatry 175:217-23. 1999
  5. doi request reprint Smoking among males in the UK Armed Forces: changes over a seven year period
    N T Fear
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 50:282-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Regaining mental capacity for treatment decisions following psychiatric admission: a clinico-ethical study
    G S Owen
    Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Western Education Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:119-28. 2011
  7. pmc Work and common psychiatric disorders
    M Henderson
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, Department of Psychological Medicine, Weston Education Centre, UK
    J R Soc Med 104:198-207. 2011
  8. pmc The relationship between prior psychiatric disorder and chronic fatigue: evidence from a national birth cohort study
    S B Harvey
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:933-40. 2008
  9. pmc Role of vaccinations as risk factors for ill health in veterans of the Gulf war: cross sectional study
    M Hotopf
    Gulf War Research Unit, Guy s, King s College, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, King s College London, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 320:1363-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and developmental antecedents of chest pain in young adults
    M Hotopf
    Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Psychosom Med 61:861-7. 1999

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  1. pmc Why do children have chronic abdominal pain, and what happens to them when they grow up? Population based cohort study
    M Hotopf
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College School of Medicine and Dentistry and Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    BMJ 316:1196-200. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporal relationships between physical symptoms and psychiatric disorder. Results from a national birth cohort
    M Hotopf
    Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Br J Psychiatry 173:255-61. 1998
    ..Physical symptoms and psychiatric disorder are associated. We aimed to investigate which comes first...
  3. ncbi request reprint Childhood risk factors for adults with medically unexplained symptoms: results from a national birth cohort study
    M Hotopf
    Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1796-800. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that the prior experience of physical illness in childhood is associated with later experience of medically unexplained symptoms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pragmatic randomised controlled trials in psychiatry
    M Hotopf
    Guy s School of Medicine, London
    Br J Psychiatry 175:217-23. 1999
    ..Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) are the most important method of evaluating new treatments and treatment policies. Despite this, there are relatively few large pragmatic RCTs in psychiatry...
  5. doi request reprint Smoking among males in the UK Armed Forces: changes over a seven year period
    N T Fear
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Prev Med 50:282-4. 2010
    ..We assessed socio-demographic and military factors associated with smoking among males in the UK Armed Forces; made comparisons with the general population; and, tested the hypothesis that smoking has declined in the Armed Forces...
  6. doi request reprint Regaining mental capacity for treatment decisions following psychiatric admission: a clinico-ethical study
    G S Owen
    Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Western Education Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:119-28. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate the associations of regaining capacity to make treatment decisions following approximately 1 month of in-patient psychiatric treatment...
  7. pmc Work and common psychiatric disorders
    M Henderson
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, Department of Psychological Medicine, Weston Education Centre, UK
    J R Soc Med 104:198-207. 2011
    ..Our aim in this review is to highlight the complexity of the area, to stimulate debate and to identify important gaps in knowledge where further research might benefit both patients and wider society...
  8. pmc The relationship between prior psychiatric disorder and chronic fatigue: evidence from a national birth cohort study
    S B Harvey
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:933-40. 2008
    ..We aimed to test the hypothesis that individuals with self-reported CFS/ME have increased levels of psychiatric disorder prior to the onset of their fatigue symptoms...
  9. pmc Role of vaccinations as risk factors for ill health in veterans of the Gulf war: cross sectional study
    M Hotopf
    Gulf War Research Unit, Guy s, King s College, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, King s College London, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 320:1363-7. 2000
    ..To test the hypothesis that such ill health is limited to military personnel who received multiple vaccines during deployment and that pesticide use modifies any effect...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and developmental antecedents of chest pain in young adults
    M Hotopf
    Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Psychosom Med 61:861-7. 1999
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the relationships among chest pain, psychiatric disorder, and early experience of ill health...
  11. pmc Medically unexplained symptoms in frequent attenders of secondary health care: retrospective cohort study
    S Reid
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s College, and St Thomas s Hospital School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    BMJ 322:767. 2001
    ..To estimate the prevalence of medically unexplained symptoms in patients who most frequently attend outpatient services...
  12. pmc Prevalence of Gulf war veterans who believe they have Gulf war syndrome: questionnaire study
    T Chalder
    Gulf War Research Unit, Guy s King s College, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    BMJ 323:473-6. 2001
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  13. doi request reprint How do experiences in Iraq affect alcohol use among male UK armed forces personnel?
    T Browne
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 65:628-33. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The health effects of peace-keeping in the UK Armed Forces: Bosnia 1992-1996. Predictors of psychological symptoms
    M Hotopf
    Gulf War Illness Research Unit, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London
    Psychol Med 33:155-62. 2003
    ..Peace-keeping duties are associated with unique stresses for military personnel. There have been few reports on the effects of peace-keeping on psychological health...
  15. pmc Symptoms of depression and anxiety, and change in body mass index from adolescence to adulthood: results from a British birth cohort
    D Gaysina
    MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:175-84. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between adolescent- and adult-onset affective symptoms and body mass index (BMI) change from age 15 to 53 years...
  16. pmc Risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder among UK Armed Forces personnel
    A C Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:511-22. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Is "somatisation" a defense against the acknowledgment of psychiatric disorder?
    M Hotopf
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Psychosom Res 50:119-24. 2001
    ..To determine whether experiencing physical symptoms is associated with a denial of psychological distress in individuals with probable psychiatric disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer in relation to childhood parental divorce and early adult psychiatric disorder in a British birth cohort
    A U Lokugamage
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1307-12. 2006
    ..We have examined the effects of parental loss in childhood and psychiatric disorder in adult life on breast cancer risk using a national birth cohort study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recognition of medically unexplained symptoms--do doctors agree?
    S Reid
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Psychosom Res 47:483-5. 1999
    ..The combined kappa for the three investigators was 0.76, indicating substantial agreement. This suggests that casenote examination is a reliable method of determining whether a symptom is medically unexplained...
  20. pmc Mental health among commando, airborne and other UK infantry personnel
    J Sundin
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:552-9. 2010
    ..Despite having high levels of combat exposure, commando and airborne forces may be at less risk of mental ill-health than other troops...
  21. doi request reprint Depression and work performance: an ecological study using web-based screening
    S B Harvey
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:209-11. 2011
    ..Furthermore, employers currently face a number of practical challenges in attempting to facilitate early identification of depression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mental capacity, diagnosis and insight in psychiatric in-patients: a cross-sectional study
    G S Owen
    Departments of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 39:1389-98. 2009
    ..Because it is a legal concept there is a need to clarify associations with variables that clinicians are more familiar with, especially insight...
  23. ncbi request reprint Obesity and sickness absence: results from the CHAP study
    S B Harvey
    King s College London, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:362-8. 2010
    ..Obesity is an increasing public health problem. A small number of studies have examined the relationship between obesity and sickness absence, with mixed results, particularly regarding short-term sickness absence...
  24. pmc Epidemiology of chronic fatigue syndrome and self reported myalgic encephalomyelitis in 5-15 year olds: cross sectional study
    T Chalder
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 327:654-5. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint The protective role of trait anxiety: a longitudinal cohort study
    W E Lee
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 36:345-51. 2006
    ..Such a common, heritable and variable trait is expected to have beneficial as well as detrimental effects. We tested the hypothesis that trait anxiety in childhood reduces the risk of dying from accidental causes in early adult life...
  26. doi request reprint Self-rated health and later receipt of work-related benefits: evidence from the 1970 British Cohort Study
    M Henderson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 43:1755-62. 2013
    ..We aimed to study the association between self-rated health and later LTSA...
  27. pmc Functional polymorphisms in the interleukin-6 and serotonin transporter genes, and depression and fatigue induced by interferon-alpha and ribavirin treatment
    S J Bull
    King s College London, Section and Laboratory of Stress, Psychiatry and Immunology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 14:1095-104. 2009
    ....
  28. doi request reprint The views of patients with advanced cancer regarding participation in serial questionnaire studies
    C Shipman
    King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, London, UK
    Palliat Med 22:913-20. 2008
    ..Developing flexible and responsive recruitment procedures is vital to retain patient participation as more than one contact might be required to successfully conclude an interview...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fatigue among HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    M Henderson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    HIV Med 6:347-52. 2005
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  30. pmc Foetal origins of depression? A systematic review and meta-analysis of low birth weight and later depression
    W Wojcik
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 43:1-12. 2013
    ..The foetal origins hypothesis suggests an association between low birth weight and later depression, yet evidence supporting this association has been inconsistent...
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of the clock-drawing test in a hospice population
    M Henderson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Palliat Med 21:559-65. 2007
    ..The effectiveness of screening tools is limited by a number of factors. The clock-drawing test (CDT) has performed well in other settings but has rarely been studied in the hospice setting...
  32. ncbi request reprint Predictors of fatigue following the onset of infectious mononucleosis
    B Candy
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Public Health Laboratory and Medical Microbiology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Psychol Med 33:847-55. 2003
    ..This study explored immunological, endocrine, behavioural and cognitive responses to the acute illness and assessed which components of these groups of risk factors predicted a chronic course...
  33. ncbi request reprint How many functional somatic syndromes?
    C Nimnuan
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, 103 Denmark Hill, SE5 8AZ, London, UK
    J Psychosom Res 51:549-57. 2001
    ..The purpose of this paper is to establish whether these 13 different syndromes are discrete entities...
  34. pmc Reported chemical sensitivities in a health survey of United Kingdom military personnel
    S Reid
    Gulf War Illnesses Research Unit, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    Occup Environ Med 59:196-8. 2002
    ..To report the prevalence of self reported chemical sensitivities in three cohorts of United Kingdom service personnel...
  35. ncbi request reprint The use of benzodiazepines in palliative care
    M Henderson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Palliat Med 20:407-12. 2006
    ..Benzodiazepines are widely used in palliative care, but few studies have attempted to study their use...
  36. ncbi request reprint Medically unexplained symptoms--GPs' attitudes towards their cause and management
    S Reid
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy's King's and St Thomas' School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    Fam Pract 18:519-23. 2001
    ..Psychiatrists need to offer greater support and training for GPs in this area of health care...
  37. pmc Psychological services in hospices in the UK and Republic of Ireland
    A Price
    Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Kings College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:637-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the level of psychological services available to patients and staff in hospices...
  38. ncbi request reprint A systematic review describing the prognosis of chronic fatigue syndrome
    R Cairns
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:20-31. 2005
    ..To perform a systematic review of studies describing the prognosis of chronic fatigue (CF) and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and to identify occupational outcomes from such studies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Amitriptyline v. the rest: still the leading antidepressant after 40 years of randomised controlled trials
    C Barbui
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, and Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri Milan, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 178:129-44. 2001
    ..However, there are no systematic reviews assessing amitriptyline, the reference tricyclic drug, v. other tricyclics and SSRIs directly...
  40. ncbi request reprint Depression in advanced disease: a systematic review Part 1. Prevalence and case finding
    M Hotopf
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, and Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    Palliat Med 16:81-97. 2002
    ..To identify all literature regarding depression in patients with advanced cancer and among mixed hospice populations, and to summarise the prevalence of depression according to different definitions...