Melanie A Abas

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Depression and mortality in a high-risk population. 11-Year follow-up of the Medical Research Council Elderly Hypertension Trial
    Melanie Abas
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 181:123-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care services for depression in Harare, Zimbabwe
    Melanie Abas
    Sections of Old Age, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:157-65. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Common mental disorders and primary health care: current practice in low-income countries
    Melanie Abas
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, and Division of Psychiatry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:166-73. 2003
  4. pmc Rural-urban migration and depression in ageing family members left behind
    Melanie A Abas
    PO 60, HSPRD, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:54-60. 2009
  5. pmc Psychological wellbeing, physical impairments and rural aging in a developing country setting
    Melanie A Abas
    Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:66. 2009
  6. pmc Women in post-trafficking services in Moldova: diagnostic interviews over two time periods to assess returning women's mental health
    Nicolae V Ostrovschi
    N Testemitanu Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Chisinau, Moldova
    BMC Public Health 11:232. 2011

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Depression and mortality in a high-risk population. 11-Year follow-up of the Medical Research Council Elderly Hypertension Trial
    Melanie Abas
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 181:123-8. 2002
    ..It is not clear whether the increased mortality associated with depression can be explained by the effects of potential confounding variables...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care services for depression in Harare, Zimbabwe
    Melanie Abas
    Sections of Old Age, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:157-65. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Common mental disorders and primary health care: current practice in low-income countries
    Melanie Abas
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, and Division of Psychiatry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:166-73. 2003
  4. pmc Rural-urban migration and depression in ageing family members left behind
    Melanie A Abas
    PO 60, HSPRD, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:54-60. 2009
    ..It has been suggested that rural-urban migration will have adverse consequences for older parents left behind...
  5. pmc Psychological wellbeing, physical impairments and rural aging in a developing country setting
    Melanie A Abas
    Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:66. 2009
    ..There has been very little research on wellbeing, physical impairments and disability in older people in developing countries...
  6. pmc Women in post-trafficking services in Moldova: diagnostic interviews over two time periods to assess returning women's mental health
    Nicolae V Ostrovschi
    N Testemitanu Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Chisinau, Moldova
    BMC Public Health 11:232. 2011
    ..Yet, to date, no studies have used psychiatric diagnostic assessment to identify common forms of mental distress among survivors returning to their home country...