M Hotopf

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The prevalence of common mental disorders and PTSD in the UK military: using data from a clinical interview-based study
    Amy C Iversen
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 9:68. 2009
  2. pmc Survey of doctors' opinions of the legalization of physician assisted suicide
    William Lee
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, 10 Cutcombe Rd, London SE59RJ, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 10:2. 2009
  3. ncbi 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
  4. pmc Gulf war illness--better, worse, or just the same? A cohort study
    Matthew Hotopf
    Gulf War Illnesses Research Unit, Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 327:1370. 2003
  5. ncbi Can epidemiology clear the fog of war? Lessons from the 1990-91 Gulf War
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s Centre for Military Health Research KCMHR, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:791-800. 2005
  6. ncbi Commentary on Bode et al., recurrent abdominal pain in children
    Matthew Hotopf
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Guy s King s and St Thomas Medical School, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Psychosom Res 54:423-4. 2003
  7. ncbi The health of UK military personnel who deployed to the 2003 Iraq war: a cohort study
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 367:1731-41. 2006
  8. ncbi The assessment of mental capacity
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s College London
    Clin Med 5:580-4. 2005
  9. ncbi 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
  10. ncbi Paraoxonase in Persian Gulf War veterans
    Matthew Hotopf
    Gulf War Research Unit, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Occup Environ Med 45:668-75. 2003

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  1. pmc The prevalence of common mental disorders and PTSD in the UK military: using data from a clinical interview-based study
    Amy C Iversen
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 9:68. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc Survey of doctors' opinions of the legalization of physician assisted suicide
    William Lee
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, 10 Cutcombe Rd, London SE59RJ, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 10:2. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. pmc Gulf war illness--better, worse, or just the same? A cohort study
    Matthew Hotopf
    Gulf War Illnesses Research Unit, Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 327:1370. 2003
    ..Secondly, to determine whether differences in prevalence between Gulf veterans and controls at follow up can be explained by greater persistence or greater incidence of disorders...
  5. ncbi Can epidemiology clear the fog of war? Lessons from the 1990-91 Gulf War
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s Centre for Military Health Research KCMHR, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:791-800. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi Commentary on Bode et al., recurrent abdominal pain in children
    Matthew Hotopf
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Guy s King s and St Thomas Medical School, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Psychosom Res 54:423-4. 2003
  7. ncbi The health of UK military personnel who deployed to the 2003 Iraq war: a cohort study
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 367:1731-41. 2006
    ..Concerns have been raised about the mental and physical health of UK military personnel who deployed to the 2003 war in Iraq and subsequent tours of duty in the country...
  8. ncbi The assessment of mental capacity
    Matthew Hotopf
    King s College London
    Clin Med 5:580-4. 2005
    ..This is contrasted with psychiatric inpatients, where the problem is no more frequent, but mainly relates to psychotic illness. The article finishes with some general guidance as to how to assess mental capacity in the general hospital...
  9. ncbi 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...
  10. ncbi Paraoxonase in Persian Gulf War veterans
    Matthew Hotopf
    Gulf War Research Unit, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ, UK
    J Occup Environ Med 45:668-75. 2003
    ..PON1 activity is reduced in PGW veterans compared with military control groups. The effect is independent of ill health in PGW veterans...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi Risk factors for continued illness among Gulf War veterans: a cohort study
    M Hotopf
    Gulf War Illness Research Unit, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London
    Psychol Med 34:747-54. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi 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...
  14. ncbi Childhood experience of illness as a risk factor for medically unexplained symptoms
    Matthew Hotopf
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
    Scand J Psychol 43:139-46. 2002
    ..There is no evidence that severe physical disease in childhood is associated with later unexplained symptoms, but common childhood unexplained symptoms are predictors of symptoms in adulthood...
  15. pmc Occupational risk factors for ill health in Gulf veterans of the United Kingdom
    K Ismail
    Gulf War Illness Research Unit, Guy s King s and St Thomas Medical School, Denmark Hill Campus, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AZ
    J Epidemiol Community Health 54:834-8. 2000
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  16. ncbi Multiple chemical sensitivity and chronic fatigue syndrome in British Gulf War veterans
    S Reid
    Academic Department of Psychiatry, Guy's King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 153:604-9. 2001
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  17. doi 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...
  18. ncbi Stability of recall of military hazards over time. Evidence from the Persian Gulf War of 1991
    S Wessely
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:314-22. 2003
    ..War time traumatic events are related to subsequent psychological and physical health, but quantifying the association is problematic. Memory changes over time and is influenced by psychological status...
  19. doi 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...
  20. 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
    ....
  21. 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
    ....
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. doi Mental health and health service use among post-national service veterans: results from the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey of England
    C Woodhead
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:363-72. 2011
    ..There is concern surrounding the psychological health and uptake of treatment services among veterans of the UK Armed Forces...
  29. 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
    ....
  30. ncbi 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi 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...
  34. doi 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...
  35. doi 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...
  36. ncbi 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...
  37. doi 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
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  38. 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
  39. ncbi Frequent attenders in secondary care: a 3-year follow-up study of patients with medically unexplained symptoms
    S Reid
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, GKT School of Medicine, and Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Psychol Med 33:519-24. 2003
    ..There are few longitudinal studies of patients with medically unexplained symptoms. The aim of this study was to investigate outcome in frequent attenders in secondary care who present repeatedly with medically unexplained symptoms...
  40. 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
    ....
  41. ncbi 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...
  42. ncbi Medically unexplained symptoms: an epidemiological study in seven specialities
    C Nimnuan
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy's King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, 103 Denmark Hill, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Psychosom Res 51:361-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Medically unexplained symptoms are common across general/internal medicine and represent the most common diagnosis in some specialities. Medical behavior, training, and management need to take this into account...
  43. doi 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...
  44. doi 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...
  45. ncbi 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...
  46. ncbi 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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  47. pmc Relation between headache in childhood and physical and psychiatric symptoms in adulthood: national birth cohort study
    P Fearon
    Institute of Psychiatry and Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 322:1145. 2001
    ..To elucidate the associations between frequent headache and psychosocial factors in childhood and to determine whether such children are at an increased risk of headache, multiple physical symptoms, and psychiatric symptoms in adulthood...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi 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...
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi 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...
  52. ncbi 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...
  53. ncbi 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...
  54. ncbi Suicidal behaviours in South East London: prevalence, risk factors and the role of socio-economic status
    L Aschan
    King s College London, Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 150:441-9. 2013
    ..We aimed to (I) estimate the prevalence of suicidal behaviours; (II) describe relevant risk factors; and (III) investigate direct and indirect effects of SES on suicidal behaviours...
  55. ncbi 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...
  56. ncbi 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...
  57. ncbi Influence of perceived and actual neighbourhood disorder on common mental illness
    C Polling
    Academic Department Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 10 Cutcombe Road, London, SE5 9RJ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:889-901. 2014
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  58. ncbi 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...
  59. ncbi Systematic review and meta-analysis of interventions for postoperative fatigue
    G J Rubin
    Section of General Hospital Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Br J Surg 89:971-84. 2002
    ..The purpose of this review was to identify all studies that have assessed interventions for postoperative fatigue and to evaluate these interventions using meta-analytical techniques...
  60. pmc How many mailouts? Could attempts to increase the response rate in the Iraq war cohort study be counterproductive?
    A Rosemary Tate
    King s Centre for Military Health, Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:51. 2007
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  61. doi Does prior psychological health influence recall of military experiences? a prospective study
    Jennifer Wilson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College, London, UK
    J Trauma Stress 21:385-93. 2008
    ..With the exception of intrusive thoughts, there is insufficient evidence to suggest predeployment psychological status would be useful in correcting for recall bias in subsequent cross-sectional studies...
  62. doi A systematic review and meta-analysis of the pharmacological treatment of cancer-related fatigue
    Ollie Minton
    Division of Mental Health, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1155-66. 2008
    ..This systematic review and meta-analysis aims to review the available evidence and make recommendations for practice and research...
  63. pmc Mental capacity to make decisions on treatment in people admitted to psychiatric hospitals: cross sectional study
    Gareth S Owen
    Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 337:a448. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of mental capacity to make decisions on treatment in people from different diagnostic and legal groups admitted to psychiatric hospital...
  64. pmc Multiple vaccinations, health, and recall bias within UK armed forces deployed to Iraq: cohort study
    Dominic Murphy
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 337:a220. 2008
    ..To assess the relation between self reported number of vaccinations received and health, and between numbers of vaccinations recorded from individuals' medical records and health...
  65. pmc Colombo Twin and Singleton Study (CoTASS): a description of a population based twin study of mental disorders in Sri Lanka
    Sisira H Siribaddana
    Sri Lanka Twin Registry, Institute of Research and Development, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka
    BMC Psychiatry 8:49. 2008
    ..This paper presents the rationale for the study, describes its context, and the methods for twin ascertainment and data collection...
  66. doi Do medical services personnel who deployed to the Iraq war have worse mental health than other deployed personnel?
    Margaret Jones
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 18:422-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the burden of mental ill health in deployed medics with all other trades during the Iraq war...
  67. ncbi Prevalence of mental incapacity in medical inpatients and associated risk factors: cross-sectional study
    Vanessa Raymont
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Lancet 364:1421-7. 2004
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  68. pmc Acetylcholinesterase inhibition and Gulf War illnesses: conclusions are not supported by independent reviews of the same evidence
    Dan Blazer
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:E20. 2008
  69. doi Etiology of chronic fatigue syndrome: testing popular hypotheses using a national birth cohort study
    Samuel B Harvey
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 70:488-95. 2008
    ..To review the etiology of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and test hypotheses relating to immune system dysfunction, physical deconditioning, exercise avoidance, and childhood illness experiences, using a large prospective birth cohort...
  70. ncbi A systematic review and meta-analysis of the incidence and severity of postoperative fatigue
    G James Rubin
    Section of General Hospital Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, UK
    J Psychosom Res 57:317-26. 2004
    ..Less is known about its prevalence in other surgical subgroups, and about its long-term prognosis. A systematic review of prospective cohort studies was conducted to clarify these issues...
  71. pmc Childhood predictors of self reported chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis in adults: national birth cohort study
    Russell Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Middlesex Hospital, London W1T 3AA
    BMJ 329:941. 2004
    ..To study childhood risk factors for chronic fatigue syndrome in adult life...
  72. ncbi Long-term mortality amongst Gulf War Veterans: is there a relationship with experiences during deployment and subsequent morbidity?
    Gary J Macfarlane
    Epidemiology Group, Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1403-8. 2005
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  73. pmc 'Refusing treatment--please see': an analysis of capacity assessments carried out by a liaison psychiatry service
    Gopinath Ranjith
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:480-2. 2004
    ..Liaison psychiatric services can be useful not only in offering a second opinion or clarifying the influence of psychopathology on decision-making ability but also mediating between the patient and the clinical team...
  74. ncbi Frequent attenders with medically unexplained symptoms: service use and costs in secondary care
    Steven Reid
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Br J Psychiatry 180:248-53. 2002
    ..Frequent attenders in medical settings account for a disproportionate amount of health-care resources. Little is known about service use and costs of secondary care in those frequent attenders presenting with medically unexplained symptoms...
  75. ncbi Women in the Persian Gulf: lack of gender differences in long-term health effects of service in United Kingdom Armed Forces in the 1991 Persian Gulf War
    Catherine Unwin
    Gulf War Research Unit, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 167:406-13. 2002
    ..Nothing was found to suggest that, other than for gender-specific health effects, any special considerations need to be made on health grounds for service women in any future deployments...
  76. ncbi Depression in palliative care: a systematic review. Part 2. Treatment
    Kelly Lan Ly
    Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    Palliat Med 16:279-84. 2002
    ..To summarize available literature containing data on the treatment of depression in palliative care patients...
  77. ncbi 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...
  78. ncbi Cellular immune activation in Gulf War veterans
    Anna Skowera
    Department of Immunobiology, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    J Clin Immunol 24:66-73. 2004
    ..05) but no changes in other cytokines. These data show that multisymptom illness in Gulf War veterans is characterized by ongoing Th1-type immune activation and a biased generation of memory cells secreting the suppressor cytokine, IL-10...
  79. pmc The mental health of UK Gulf war veterans: phase 2 of a two phase cohort study
    Khalida Ismail
    Gulf War Illnesses Research Unit, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London SE5 8AZ
    BMJ 325:576. 2002
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  80. ncbi Self-reported health of Persian Gulf War veterans: a comparison of help-seeking and randomly ascertained cases
    Lisa Hull
    Gulf War Illnesses Research Unit, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 167:747-52. 2002
    ..This suggests that MAP patients are unrepresentative of the wider deployment to the Persian Gulf...
  81. ncbi Treating Gulf War veterans' illnesses--are more focused studies needed?
    Matthew Hotopf
    JAMA 289:1436-7. 2003
  82. ncbi The health effects of peacekeeping (Bosnia, 1992-1996): a cross-sectional study--comparison with nondeployed military personnel
    Matthew Hotopf
    Gulf War Research Unit, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 168:408-13. 2003
    ..Our goal was to test the hypothesis that United Kingdom soldiers who were deployed to Bosnia had worse health than a nondeployed control group...
  83. pmc Incidence of cancer among UK Gulf war veterans: cohort study
    Gary J Macfarlane
    Unit of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PT
    BMJ 327:1373. 2003
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  84. ncbi Psychological factors in postoperative fatigue
    G James Rubin
    Section of General Hospital Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 66:959-64. 2004
    ..To assess whether the fatigue commonly reported by patients following surgery is partly a result of somatization and/or cognitive-behavioral factors...
  85. ncbi Influence of childhood adversity on health among male UK military personnel
    Amy C Iversen
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 191:506-11. 2007
    ..Exposure to childhood adversity may explain why only a minority of combatants exposed to trauma develop psychological problems...
  86. ncbi The relationship of fatigue to mental and physical health in a community sample
    Richard J Williamson
    Social, Genetic, Developmental Psychiatry Research, Institute of Psychiatry, PO80, 16 De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:126-32. 2005
    ..The present study seeks to differentiate between fatigue and depression/anxiety and to investigate the familiality/heritability of fatigue using sib-pairs...
  87. ncbi Neuropsychological changes following military service in Iraq: case proven, but what is the significance?
    Matthew Hotopf
    JAMA 296:574-5. 2006
  88. ncbi 'Goodbye and good luck': the mental health needs and treatment experiences of British ex-service personnel
    Amy Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:480-6. 2005
    ..Little is known about the psychological health or treatment experiences of those who have left the British armed forces...
  89. ncbi The epidemiology of recurrent abdominal pain from 2 to 6 years of age: results of a large, population-based study
    Paul G Ramchandani
    Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 116:46-50. 2005
    ..Few large, population-based, longitudinal studies have been conducted. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence and epidemiologic features of RAP through early childhood...
  90. ncbi Is there an Iraq war syndrome? Comparison of the health of UK service personnel after the Gulf and Iraq wars
    Oded Horn
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Lancet 367:1742-6. 2006
    ..UK armed forces personnel who took part in the 1991 Gulf war experienced an increase in symptomatic ill health, colloquially known as Gulf war syndrome. Speculation about an Iraq war syndrome has already started...
  91. ncbi Quality of life in schizophrenia: a multicenter, randomized, naturalistic, controlled trial comparing olanzapine to first-generation antipsychotics
    Mauricio Silva de Lima
    Eli Lilly Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:831-8. 2005
    ..To assess the effectiveness of olanzapine for treating schizophrenia and to assess if olanzapine promotes a better quality of life than first-generation antipsychotics (FGAs)...
  92. ncbi Early parental and child predictors of recurrent abdominal pain at school age: results of a large population-based study
    Paul G Ramchandani
    Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:729-36. 2006
    ..To assess whether parental psychological and physical factors and child factors measured in the first year of life were associated with recurrent abdominal pain (RAP) in children at age 6(3/4) years...
  93. pmc Immunological dysfunction, vaccination and Gulf War illness
    Mark Peakman
    Department of Immunobiology, King s College London, School of Medicine at Guy s, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:681-7. 2006
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  94. ncbi Does ethnicity matter? Bereavement outcomes in two ethnic groups living in the United Kingdom
    Jonathan Koffman
    Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Palliat Support Care 3:183-90. 2005
    ..Sociologists, anthropologists, and psychologists agree that grief is a universal phenomenon. Reactions to it are, however, socially constructed and patterned...
  95. ncbi UK armed forces responses to an informed consent policy for anthrax vaccination: a paradoxical effect?
    Dominic Murphy
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 24:3109-14. 2006
    ..This paper examines responses of personnel to this policy...
  96. pmc Consent, confidentiality, and the Data Protection Act
    Amy Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    BMJ 332:165-9. 2006
  97. ncbi Reliability of mental capacity assessments in psychiatric in-patients
    Ruth Cairns
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:372-8. 2005
    ..Previous work on the reliability of mental capacity assessments in patients with psychiatric illness has been limited...
  98. ncbi Outcome of major depression in Ethiopia: population-based study
    Souci Mogga
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:241-6. 2006
    ..The outcome and impact of major depression in developing countries are not clear...
  99. pmc Mental health screening in armed forces before the Iraq war and prevention of subsequent psychological morbidity: follow-up study
    Roberto J Rona
    King s College London, King s Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London SE5 9RJ
    BMJ 333:991. 2006
    ..To assess whether screening for mental disorder before the start of the 2003 Iraq war would have predicted subsequent mental disorders...
  100. ncbi Salivary cortisol as a predictor of postoperative fatigue
    G James Rubin
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 67:441-7. 2005
    ..Because elective surgery is one of the few predictable risk factors for chronic fatigue, in this study, we followed a cohort of surgery patients from before to 6 months after their operation to test these theories...
  101. ncbi The willingness of palliative care patients to participate in research
    Max Henderson
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:116-8. 2005