Cleusa P Ferri

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of maternal experience of violence and common mental disorders on neonatal outcomes: a survey of adolescent mothers in Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research, Section of Epidemiology, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:209. 2007
  2. pmc Global prevalence of dementia: a Delphi consensus study
    Cleusa P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Lancet 366:2112-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in developing countries
    C P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Box 060, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:441-59. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adverse reactions to cocaine among a sample of long-term, high-dose users in São Paulo, Brazil
    Cleusa P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, PO Box 60, De Crespigny Park SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Addict Behav 29:365-74. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in factors associated with first treatment entry and treatment re-entry among cocaine users
    Cleusa P Ferri
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 97:825-32. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint High dose cocaine use in São Paulo: a comparison of treatment and community samples
    C P Ferri
    National Addiction Centre, London, United Kingdom
    Subst Use Misuse 36:237-55. 2001
  7. doi request reprint The association between common physical impairments and dementia in low and middle income countries, and, among people with dementia, their association with cognitive function and disability. A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:511-9. 2011
  8. pmc Prevalence of stroke and related burden among older people living in Latin America, India and China
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, London, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:1074-82. 2011
  9. pmc Dementia incidence and mortality in middle-income countries, and associations with indicators of cognitive reserve: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based cohort study
    Martin Prince
    Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 380:50-8. 2012
  10. pmc Socioeconomic factors and all cause and cause-specific mortality among older people in Latin America, India, and China: a population-based cohort study
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Epidemiology, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001179. 2012

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc The impact of maternal experience of violence and common mental disorders on neonatal outcomes: a survey of adolescent mothers in Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research, Section of Epidemiology, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:209. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the independent and interactive effects of these maternal exposures upon neonatal outcomes among pregnant adolescents in a disadvantaged population from Sao Paulo, Brazil...
  2. pmc Global prevalence of dementia: a Delphi consensus study
    Cleusa P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Lancet 366:2112-7. 2005
    ..100 years after the first description, Alzheimer's disease is one of the most disabling and burdensome health conditions worldwide. We used the Delphi consensus method to determine dementia prevalence for each world region...
  3. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in developing countries
    C P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Box 060, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:441-59. 2004
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of, or associations with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) in developing countries...
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adverse reactions to cocaine among a sample of long-term, high-dose users in São Paulo, Brazil
    Cleusa P Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, PO Box 60, De Crespigny Park SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Addict Behav 29:365-74. 2004
    ..Preventive strategies should be developed to reduce the risk of adverse cocaine reactions. The findings are discussed in relation to the type of interventions that might be developed and lines of future research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in factors associated with first treatment entry and treatment re-entry among cocaine users
    Cleusa P Ferri
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 97:825-32. 2002
    ..To investigate factors associated with first entry to treatment and with treatment re-entry among cocaine users...
  6. ncbi request reprint High dose cocaine use in São Paulo: a comparison of treatment and community samples
    C P Ferri
    National Addiction Centre, London, United Kingdom
    Subst Use Misuse 36:237-55. 2001
    ..Better methods are required to provide interventions to tackle the problems and risk behaviors of these cocaine users...
  7. doi request reprint The association between common physical impairments and dementia in low and middle income countries, and, among people with dementia, their association with cognitive function and disability. A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:511-9. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Prevalence of stroke and related burden among older people living in Latin America, India and China
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, London, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:1074-82. 2011
    ..The authors investigated the prevalence of self-reported stroke, stroke-related disability, dependence and care-giver strain in Latin America (LA), China and India...
  9. pmc Dementia incidence and mortality in middle-income countries, and associations with indicators of cognitive reserve: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based cohort study
    Martin Prince
    Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 380:50-8. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Socioeconomic factors and all cause and cause-specific mortality among older people in Latin America, India, and China: a population-based cohort study
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Epidemiology, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001179. 2012
    ..In Europe, the effects of better education and home ownership upon mortality seem to persist into old age, but these effects may not generalise to LMICs. Reliable data on causes and determinants of mortality are lacking...
  11. pmc Contribution of chronic diseases to disability in elderly people in countries with low and middle incomes: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, London, UK
    Lancet 374:1821-30. 2009
    ..We aimed to assess the contribution of physical, mental, and cognitive chronic diseases to disability, and the extent to which sociodemographic and health characteristics account for geographical variation in disability...
  12. pmc Strain and its correlates among carers of people with dementia in low-income and middle-income countries. A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:670-82. 2012
    ..Based on previous research, hypotheses focused on carer sex, care inputs, behavioural and psychological symptoms (BPSD) and socioeconomic status, together with potential buffering effects of informal support and employing paid carers...
  13. doi request reprint Leg length, skull circumference, and the prevalence of dementia in low and middle income countries: a 10/66 population-based cross sectional survey
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Public Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:202-13. 2011
    ..Adult head circumference is an indicator of brain growth. There is a limited literature linking short legs and small skulls to an increased risk for cognitive impairment and dementia in late life...
  14. pmc No association between fish intake and depression in over 15,000 older adults from seven low and middle income countries--the 10/66 study
    Emiliano Albanese
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e38879. 2012
    ..Using a standard protocol, we aim to assess the association of fish consumption and late-life depression in seven low- and middle-income countries...
  15. pmc Measuring disability across cultures--the psychometric properties of the WHODAS II in older people from seven low- and middle-income countries. The 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 19:1-17. 2010
    ..More work is needed to assess the generalizability of our findings to different populations...
  16. pmc Dietary fish and meat intake and dementia in Latin America, China, and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Emiliano Albanese
    From King s College London, Section of Epidemiology, Health Services and Population Research Department, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:392-400. 2009
    ..Evidence of an association between fish and meat consumption and risk of dementia is inconsistent and nonexistent in populations in developing countries...
  17. pmc The contribution of chronic diseases to the prevalence of dependence among older people in Latin America, China and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, De Crespigny Park, PO Box 60, SE5 8AF London, UK
    BMC Geriatr 10:53. 2010
    ..However dependence is much less studied although intrinsically linked to disability. We investigated the prevalence and correlates of dependence among older people from middle income countries...
  18. pmc Ageing and dementia in low and middle income countries-Using research to engage with public and policy makers
    Martin Prince
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 20:332-43. 2008
    ..We consider the potential for epidemiological research to raise awareness, refine the policy agenda, and promote action, using the example of the dissemination strategy developed by the 10/66 Dementia Research Group...
  19. pmc Equity in the delivery of community healthcare to older people: findings from 10/66 Dementia Research Group cross-sectional surveys in Latin America, China, India and Nigeria
    Emiliano Albanese
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:153. 2011
    ..To describe patterns of recent health service utilisation, and consequent out-of-pocket expenses among older people in countries with low and middle incomes, and to assess the equity with which services are accessed and delivered...
  20. doi request reprint The prevalence, correlates and impact of anaemia among older people in Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Venezuela
    Renata M Bryce
    Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 160:387-98. 2013
    ..Given an important independent contribution of anaemia to disability, more research is needed to identify preventable and treatable causes...
  21. pmc The 10/66 Dementia Research Group's fully operationalised DSM-IV dementia computerized diagnostic algorithm, compared with the 10/66 dementia algorithm and a clinician diagnosis: a population validation study
    Martin J Prince
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:219. 2008
    ..The 10/66 Dementia Research Group sought to do this using assessments from their one phase dementia diagnostic research interview, and to validate the resulting algorithm in a population-based study in Cuba...
  22. doi request reprint Hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment and control among older people in Latin America, India and China: a 10/66 cross-sectional population-based survey
    Martin J Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
    J Hypertens 30:177-87. 2012
    ..To estimate the prevalence, social patterning, treatment and control of hypertension among older people in the 10/66 Dementia Research Group developing country sites...
  23. doi request reprint Tobacco use and dementia: evidence from the 1066 dementia population-based surveys in Latin America, China and India
    Cleusa P Ferri
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:1177-85. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Use of licit and illicit substances among adolescents in Brazil--a national survey
    Clarice S Madruga
    National Institute of Policies on Alcohol and Drugs, Departamento de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Addict Behav 37:1171-5. 2012
    ..We also estimate how socio demographic characteristics, household environment and mental health are associated with substance misuse...
  25. doi request reprint The global prevalence of dementia: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Alzheimers Dement 9:63-75.e2. 2013
    ..A reappraisal of global prevalence and numbers is due, given the significant implications for social and public policy and planning...
  26. pmc The protocols for the 10/66 dementia research group population-based research programme
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:165. 2007
    ..This paper describes the protocols for the 10/66 population-based and intervention studies that aim to redress this imbalance...
  27. pmc The psychological impact of heavy drinking among the elderly on their co-residents: the 10/66 group population based survey in the Dominican Republic
    Abhijit Nadkarni
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department, De Crespigny Park, London SE58AF, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 114:82-6. 2011
    ..There is very limited literature on alcohol use among the elderly and little is known about the impact it has on family and caregivers, especially in low and middle income countries...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Exposure to violence and mental health problems in low and middle-income countries: a literature review]
    Wagner S Ribeiro
    Departamento de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 31:S49-57. 2009
    ..To study the epidemiological evidence on the prevalence of exposure to violence and its relationship with mental health problems in low and middle-income countries...
  29. pmc Late-life depression in Peru, Mexico and Venezuela: the 10/66 population-based study
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Institute de la Memoria y Desordenes Relacionadas, Lima, Peru
    Br J Psychiatry 195:510-5. 2009
    ..The proportion of the global population aged 60 and over is increasing, more so in Latin America than any other region. Depression is common among elderly people and an important cause of disability worldwide...
  30. ncbi request reprint Helping carers to care: the 10/66 dementia research group's randomized control trial of a caregiver intervention in Peru
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 33:47-54. 2011
    ..This study tested the effectiveness of the 10/66 caregiver intervention among people with dementia and their caregivers in Lima, Peru...
  31. ncbi request reprint Route of cocaine administration: patterns of use and problems among a Brazilian sample
    C P Ferri
    National Addiction Centre, London, UK
    Addict Behav 24:815-21. 1999
    ..These problems, compounded by the larger doses being used and their greater involvement in prostitution, place crack cocaine users at higher risk from HIV infection and other sexually transmitted diseases as well as other physical risks...
  32. doi request reprint Tobacco use among the elderly: The first Brazilian National Survey (BNAS)
    C S Madruga
    Departamento de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Aging Ment Health 14:720-4. 2010
    ..This study describes the prevalence and pattern of tobacco use among the elderly in Brazil and establishes its association with socio-demographic characteristics, other substance use and depression...
  33. doi request reprint Midlife hypertensive status and cognitive function 20 years later: the southall and brent revisited study
    Clare Taylor
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1489-98. 2013
    ..To investigate long-term prospective associations between a range of measurements of hypertensive status in midlife and cognitive impairment 20 years later...
  34. doi request reprint Unawareness of memory impairment in dementia: a population-based study
    Daniel C Mograbi
    Department of Psychology, King s College London, London, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:931-9. 2012
    ..This study investigated the frequency of unawareness of memory impairment in dementia, exploring regional differences and sociodemographic and health status correlates in large population-based surveys...
  35. ncbi request reprint Does multisite sampling improve patient heterogeneity in drug misuse research?
    J Dunn
    Academic Department of Psychiatry, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, NW3 2QG, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 63:79-85. 2001
    ..These results suggest that multisite sampling is a valid method for increasing patient heterogeneity, but whether it improves representativeness and thus the generalisability of drug misuse research is debatable...
  36. pmc The impact of epidemic violence on the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Wagner Silva Ribeiro
    Departmento de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 8:e63545. 2013
    ....
  37. pmc Prevalence of dementia in Latin America, India, and China: a population-based cross-sectional survey
    Juan J Llibre Rodriguez
    Facultad de Medicina Finley Albarran, Medical University of Havana, Havana, Cuba
    Lancet 372:464-74. 2008
    ..We investigated the prevalence and severity of dementia in sites in low-income and middle-income countries according to two definitions of dementia diagnosis...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Teenage pregnancy: Behavioral and socio-demographic profile of an urban Brazilian population]
    Elisa Chalem
    Departamento de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:177-86. 2007
    ..7% illicit drugs. Teenage pregnancy is a complex phenomenon associated with various economic, educational, and behavioral factors. The study provides importance references for public policies to prevent teenage pregnancy...