Metin Basoglu

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Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled study of single-session behavioural treatment of earthquake-related post-traumatic stress disorder using an earthquake simulator
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, UK
    Psychol Med 37:203-13. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A multivariate contextual analysis of torture and cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatments: implications for an evidence-based definition of torture
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:135-45. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Single-case experimental studies of a self-help manual for traumatic stress in earthquake survivors
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, England, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:50-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and cognitive effects of war in former yugoslavia: association of lack of redress for trauma and posttraumatic stress reactions
    Metin Basoglu
    Trauma Studies Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, DeCrespigny Park, London, England
    JAMA 294:580-90. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Torture vs other cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatment: is the distinction real or apparent?
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:277-85. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychological outcome for non-treatment-seeking earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:154-60. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder and comorbid depression in earthquake survivors in Turkey: an epidemiological study
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 17:133-41. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder and comorbid depression among survivors of the 1999 earthquake in Turkey
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, UK
    Disasters 31:115-29. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Psychosocial determinants of relocation in survivors of the 1999 earthquake in Turkey
    Ebru Salcoğlu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:55-61. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Traumatic stress responses in earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Metin Basoglu
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 15:269-76. 2002

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled study of single-session behavioural treatment of earthquake-related post-traumatic stress disorder using an earthquake simulator
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, UK
    Psychol Med 37:203-13. 2007
    ..The present study examined the effectiveness of a single session of exposure to simulated tremors in an earthquake simulator and self-exposure instructions in reducing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  2. doi request reprint A multivariate contextual analysis of torture and cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatments: implications for an evidence-based definition of torture
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:135-45. 2009
    ..Considerations on what constitutes torture need to take into account the contextual processes in a captivity setting that mediate these effects...
  3. doi request reprint Single-case experimental studies of a self-help manual for traumatic stress in earthquake survivors
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, England, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:50-8. 2009
    ..Self-help appears to be a promising approach in cost-effective survivor care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and cognitive effects of war in former yugoslavia: association of lack of redress for trauma and posttraumatic stress reactions
    Metin Basoglu
    Trauma Studies Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, DeCrespigny Park, London, England
    JAMA 294:580-90. 2005
    ..Although impunity for those responsible for trauma is widely thought to be associated with psychological problems in survivors of political violence, no study has yet investigated this issue...
  5. ncbi request reprint Torture vs other cruel, inhuman, and degrading treatment: is the distinction real or apparent?
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:277-85. 2007
    ..After the reports of human rights abuses by the US military in Guantanamo Bay, Iraq, and Afghanistan, questions have been raised as to whether certain detention and interrogation procedures amount to torture...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychological outcome for non-treatment-seeking earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:154-60. 2003
    ..These findings lend further support to the need for long-term mental health care policies for earthquake survivors. Outreach service delivery programs are needed to access non-treatment-seeking survivors with chronic PTSD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder and comorbid depression in earthquake survivors in Turkey: an epidemiological study
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 17:133-41. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that devastating earthquakes have long-term psychological effects. Psychological interventions reducing fear may improve PTSD in survivors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder and comorbid depression among survivors of the 1999 earthquake in Turkey
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, UK
    Disasters 31:115-29. 2007
    ..These results suggest that catastrophic earthquakes have long-term psychological consequences and highlight the need for a cost-effective mental health care model for earthquake survivors...
  9. doi request reprint Psychosocial determinants of relocation in survivors of the 1999 earthquake in Turkey
    Ebru Salcoğlu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:55-61. 2008
    ..These findings suggested that a multitude of factors played a role in survivors' displacement from their houses and the elevated rates of mental health problems could constitute a cause rather than an effect of relocation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Traumatic stress responses in earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Metin Basoglu
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 15:269-76. 2002
    ..Avoidance of trauma reminders was the most common symptom and needs special attention in survivor care because of its mental health, social, and economic implications...
  11. ncbi request reprint Earthquake-related psychological distress and associated factors 4 years after the Parnitha earthquake in Greece
    Maria Livanou
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, 38, Carver Road, London SE24 9LT, UK
    Eur Psychiatry 20:137-44. 2005
    ..Such treatments may also increase the survivors' psychological preparedness and emotional resilience in view of future earthquakes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of live exposure on symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder: the role of reduced behavioral avoidance in improvement
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:2268-79. 2007
    ..These findings imply that live exposure to fear cues designed to enhance sense of control might be sufficient for recovery from PTSD...
  13. ncbi request reprint Single-session behavioral treatment of earthquake-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized waiting list controlled trial
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, London, England
    J Trauma Stress 18:1-11. 2005
    ..The improvement rate was 49% at week 6; it rose to 80% by week 12, 85% by week 24, and 83% by the 1-2-year follow-up. Brief behavioral treatment has promise as a cost-effective intervention for disaster survivors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Control-focused behavioral treatment of earthquake survivors using live exposure to conditioned and simulated unconditioned stimuli
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:13-9. 2010
    ..Evidence also suggests that CFBT can be effectively delivered as a self-help intervention using booklets and similar media. Based on variants of CFBT, a mental health care model for disaster survivors is proposed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment of tortured asylum seekers: a case study
    Metin Basoglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, University of London, 38 Carver Road, London SE24 9LT, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 18:357-69. 2004
    ..The improvement was maintained at 6-month follow-up. The results suggest that CBT could be useful in treating tortured asylum-seekers and refugees despite the additional stressors experienced by asylum-seekers and refugees...
  16. doi request reprint Psychological effects of earthquakes in children: prospects for brief behavioral treatment
    Ebru Salcioglu
    Section of Trauma Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    World J Pediatr 4:165-72. 2008
    ..A review of the evidence on the mental health effects of earthquakes, risk factors, and findings from treatment studies may provide useful insights into effective treatment of traumatized children...
  17. ncbi request reprint A single session with an earthquake simulator for traumatic stress in earthquake survivors
    Metin Basoglu
    Istanbul Center for Behavior Research and Therapy
    Am J Psychiatry 160:788-90. 2003
    ..This study examined the effectiveness of a single session of earthquake simulator-assisted exposure treatment of traumatic stress in earthquake survivors...