Edgar Jones

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc War syndromes: the impact of culture on medically unexplained symptoms
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ
    Med Hist 49:55-78. 2005
  2. ncbi Psychiatric battle casualties: an intra- and interwar comparison
    E Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Medical School, London
    Br J Psychiatry 178:242-7. 2001
  3. ncbi Hearts, guts and minds: somatisation in the military from 1900
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Psychosom Res 56:425-9. 2004
  4. ncbi "Forward psychiatry" in the military: its origins and effectiveness
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, Kings and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 16:411-9. 2003
  5. ncbi Flashbacks and post-traumatic stress disorder: the genesis of a 20th-century diagnosis
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:158-63. 2003
  6. ncbi War pensions (1900-1945): changing models of psychological understanding
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:374-9. 2002
  7. pmc Post-combat syndromes from the Boer war to the Gulf war: a cluster analysis of their nature and attribution
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 324:321-4. 2002
  8. pmc Historical approaches to post-combat disorders
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:533-42. 2006
  9. ncbi Mortality and postcombat disorders: U.K. veterans of the Boer War and World War I
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 168:414-8. 2003
  10. ncbi Shell shock at Maghull and the Maudsley: models of psychological medicine in the UK
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:368-95. 2010

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Publications26

  1. pmc War syndromes: the impact of culture on medically unexplained symptoms
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ
    Med Hist 49:55-78. 2005
  2. ncbi Psychiatric battle casualties: an intra- and interwar comparison
    E Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Medical School, London
    Br J Psychiatry 178:242-7. 2001
    ..Today, as a result of lessons learned in the First and Second World Wars, numbers can be predicted on the basis of battle intensity and effective clinical interventions applied...
  3. ncbi Hearts, guts and minds: somatisation in the military from 1900
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Psychosom Res 56:425-9. 2004
    ..To identify patterns of somatisation in army personnel diagnosed with postcombat syndromes from the Boer War to the Gulf conflict...
  4. ncbi "Forward psychiatry" in the military: its origins and effectiveness
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, Kings and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 16:411-9. 2003
    ..It remains uncertain who is being served by the intervention: whether it is the individual soldier or the needs of the military...
  5. ncbi Flashbacks and post-traumatic stress disorder: the genesis of a 20th-century diagnosis
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:158-63. 2003
    ..Others have suggested that PTSD is a novel presentation that has resulted from a modern interaction between trauma and culture...
  6. ncbi War pensions (1900-1945): changing models of psychological understanding
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:374-9. 2002
    ..In 1939 official attitudes hardened and it is commonly stated that few pensions were awarded for post-combat syndromes...
  7. pmc Post-combat syndromes from the Boer war to the Gulf war: a cluster analysis of their nature and attribution
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 324:321-4. 2002
    ..To discover whether post-combat syndromes have existed after modern wars and what relation they bear to each other...
  8. pmc Historical approaches to post-combat disorders
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:533-42. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi Mortality and postcombat disorders: U.K. veterans of the Boer War and World War I
    Edgar Jones
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 168:414-8. 2003
    ..Postcombat disorders suffered by U.K. servicemen after the Boer War and World War I were not generally associated with an increased mortality...
  10. ncbi Shell shock at Maghull and the Maudsley: models of psychological medicine in the UK
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 65:368-95. 2010
    ..The design and operation of Maghull and the Maudsley provided models for departments of psychological medicine in the post-war period...
  11. ncbi Attitudes to mental illness in the U.K. military: a comparison with the general population
    Harriet J Forbes
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 178:957-65. 2013
    ..To compare attitudes to mental illness in the U.K. military and in the general population in England...
  12. ncbi Shell shock and mild traumatic brain injury: a historical review
    Edgar Jones
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Rd, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1641-5. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the hard-won lessons of shell shock continue to have relevance today...
  13. pmc German battle casualties: the treatment of functional somatic disorders during World War I
    Stefanie Caroline Linden
    Kings College London, Centre for the Humanities and Health, London, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 68:627-58. 2013
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  14. pmc Enduring beliefs about effects of gassing in war: qualitative study
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry and King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 335:1313-5. 2007
    ..To discover the content of enduring beliefs held by first world war veterans about their experience of having been gassed...
  15. pmc The Maudsley Hospital and the Rockefeller Foundation: the impact of philanthropy on research and training
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 64:273-99. 2009
    ..Institutions unwilling to embrace a charity's philosophy were unlikely to secure grants, while those that did might find themselves drawn into less optimal areas...
  16. ncbi Shell shock: an outcome study of a First World War 'PIE' unit
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 37:215-23. 2007
    ..The US Army used PIE techniques in Korea and Vietnam. Although widely accepted as an effective intervention, forward psychiatry is not amenable to random-controlled trials and only one controlled outcome study has been conducted...
  17. ncbi A paradigm shift in the conceptualization of psychological trauma in the 20th century
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry and King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Street, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    J Anxiety Disord 21:164-75. 2007
    ..This shift from predisposition to the characteristics of the event itself reduced guilt and blame, while the undermining of secondary gain made it easier to award financial compensation...
  18. ncbi The role of chaplains in maintaining the psychological health of military personnel: an historical and contemporary perspective
    Rachel L Seddon
    Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Mil Med 176:1357-61. 2011
    ..We conclude that chaplains are capable of contributing significantly to the mental health of armed forces personnel if they are able to do so in informal and collaborative way...
  19. ncbi Psychiatric case notes: symptoms of mental illness and their attribution at the Maudsley Hospital, 1924-35
    Edgar Jones
    King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Hist Psychiatry 23:156-68. 2012
    ..In an era before classification systems were tested for reliability, diagnosis was fluid, reflecting changing hypotheses about causation, pathology and treatment. Attributions were associated with diagnosis rather than symptoms...
  20. ncbi War neuroses and Arthur Hurst: a pioneering medical film about the treatment of psychiatric battle casualties
    Edgar Jones
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 67:345-73. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, the message conveyed in the film that chronic cases could be treated in a single session had a powerful resonance for ambitious or charismatic doctors and was revived in World War II...
  21. pmc War and the practice of psychotherapy: the UK experience 1939-1960
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry and Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Department of Psychological Medicine, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ
    Med Hist 48:493-510. 2004
  22. doi Alcohol use and misuse within the military: a review
    Edgar Jones
    King s Centre for Military Health Research and Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, 10 Cutcombe Road, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:166-72. 2011
    ..These associations, observed in the aftermath of recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, have again raised questions about the place of alcohol in military culture...
  23. pmc The Maudsley Hospital: design and strategic direction, 1923-1939
    Edgar Jones
    Institute of Psychiatry and King s Centre for Military Research, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Med Hist 51:357-78. 2007
  24. pmc Shell shock at Queen Square: Lewis Yealland 100 years on
    Stefanie C Linden
    Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, and Centre for Humanities and Health, King s College London, London WC2R 2LS, UK
    Brain 136:1976-88. 2013
    ..We argue that knowledge of the historical approaches to diagnosis and management of functional neurological syndromes can inform both aetiological models and treatment concepts for these challenging conditions...
  25. ncbi Unexplained symptoms after terrorism and war: an expert consensus statement
    Daniel J Clauw
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1040-8. 2003
    ..An international, multidisciplinary, and multiinstitutional consensus project was completed to summarize current knowledge on unexplained symptoms after terrorism and war...
  26. ncbi Doctors at war
    Edgar Jones
    Lancet 371:1658-9. 2008