A C Iversen

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What happens to British veterans when they leave the armed forces?
    Amy Iversen
    Kings Centre for Military Health Research, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:175-84. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Transition back into civilian life: a study of personnel leaving the U.K. armed forces via "military prison"
    Lauren van Staden
    King s College London, Western Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London, SE5 9RJ, UK
    Mil Med 172:925-30. 2007
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint '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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Gulf War Illness: lessons from medically unexplained symptoms
    Amy Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:842-54. 2007
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. doi request reprint Violent behaviour in U.K. military personnel returning home after deployment
    D MacManus
    Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:1663-73. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Help-seeking and receipt of treatment among UK service personnel
    Amy C Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:149-55. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint What happens to British veterans when they leave the armed forces?
    Amy Iversen
    Kings Centre for Military Health Research, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 15:175-84. 2005
    ..It is likely that there is a complex interaction of adverse social outcomes and mental health status in this group...
  2. ncbi request reprint Transition back into civilian life: a study of personnel leaving the U.K. armed forces via "military prison"
    Lauren van Staden
    King s College London, Western Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London, SE5 9RJ, UK
    Mil Med 172:925-30. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the factors associated with poor outcomes for personnel leaving the United Kingdom Armed Forces early...
  3. 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
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint '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...
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Gulf War Illness: lessons from medically unexplained symptoms
    Amy Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:842-54. 2007
    ..The review concludes with some suggestions for future research priorities, in particular the need for further qualitative studies to further our understanding of the illness, in order that better treatments may be developed...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. doi request reprint Violent behaviour in U.K. military personnel returning home after deployment
    D MacManus
    Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:1663-73. 2012
    ..K. military personnel following homecoming from deployment in Iraq and to examine the impact of deployment-related experiences, such as combat trauma, on violence, and the role of sociodemographics and pre-enlistment antisocial behaviour...
  10. doi request reprint Help-seeking and receipt of treatment among UK service personnel
    Amy C Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:149-55. 2010
    ..For armed forces personnel, data on help-seeking behaviour and receipt of treatment for mental disorders are important for both research and policy...
  11. doi request reprint What are the consequences of deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan on the mental health of the UK armed forces? A cohort study
    Nicola T Fear
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Lancet 375:1783-97. 2010
    ..We examined the consequences of deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan on the mental health of UK armed forces from 2003 to 2009, the effect of multiple deployments, and time since return from deployment...
  12. pmc The stigma of mental health problems and other barriers to care in the UK Armed Forces
    Amy C Iversen
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:31. 2011
    ..As the military is a profession at high risk of occupational psychiatric injury, understanding barriers to help-seeking is a priority...
  13. doi request reprint The contribution of prior psychological symptoms and combat exposure to post Iraq deployment mental health in the UK military
    Roberto J Rona
    King s College London, King Centre for Military Health Research, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    J Trauma Stress 22:11-9. 2009
    ..The authors concluded that combat exposure and group cohesion have an effect on mental health outcomes independent of previous mental health status, which explains why screening prior to deployment is ineffective...
  14. doi request reprint Risky driving among regular armed forces personnel from the United Kingdom
    Nicola T Fear
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, England
    Am J Prev Med 35:230-6. 2008
    ..Road traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for service personnel from the United Kingdom (UK). Little is known about the pattern of risky driving by these service personnel...
  15. doi request reprint The acceptability of 'Trauma Risk Management' within the UK Armed Forces
    N Greenberg
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:184-9. 2011
    ..Trauma-support programmes may benefit employees of organizations that routinely expose their staff to traumatic events. However, in order for such programmes to be effective, staff need to find them acceptable...
  16. pmc Screening for depleted uranium in the United Kingdom armed forces: who wants it and why?
    Neil Greenberg
    Academic Department of Psychological Medicine, New Medical School, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:558-61. 2004
    ..This study aimed to find out the characteristics and possible exposures to DU for those personnel who desire DU screening...