Jim McCambridge

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of single-session motivational interviewing in reducing drug consumption and perceptions of drug-related risk and harm among young people: results from a multi-site cluster randomized trial
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 99:39-52. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The reliability of drug use data collected in the classroom: what is the problem, why does it matter and how should it be approached?
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry King s College London, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:413-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Five-year trends in patterns of drug use among people who use stimulants in dance contexts in the United Kingdom
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 100:1140-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Deterioration over time in effect of Motivational Interviewing in reducing drug consumption and related risk among young people
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 100:470-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Age of first use and ongoing patterns of legal and illegal drug use in a sample of young Londoners
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Denmark Hill, London, England
    Subst Use Misuse 40:313-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Encouraging GP alcohol intervention: pilot study of change-orientated reflective listening (CORL)
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:146-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The value of independence?
    Jim McCambridge
    Addiction 99:157. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint 5-Year trends in use of hallucinogens and other adjunct drugs among UK dance drug users
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Eur Addict Res 13:57-64. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of a structured generic drug intervention model for public health purposes: a brief application of motivational interviewing with young people
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:391-9. 2003
  10. pmc Cannabis use and the GP: brief motivational intervention increases clinical enquiry by GPs in a pilot study
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, Addiction Sciences Building, 4 Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF
    Br J Gen Pract 53:637-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of single-session motivational interviewing in reducing drug consumption and perceptions of drug-related risk and harm among young people: results from a multi-site cluster randomized trial
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 99:39-52. 2004
    ..To test whether a single session of motivational interviewing (discussing alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug use) would lead successfully to reduction in use of these drugs or in perceptions of drug-related risk and harm among young people...
  2. ncbi request reprint The reliability of drug use data collected in the classroom: what is the problem, why does it matter and how should it be approached?
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry King s College London, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:413-8. 2006
    ..Implications for the development of effective drug prevention interventions in schools are also examined...
  3. ncbi request reprint Five-year trends in patterns of drug use among people who use stimulants in dance contexts in the United Kingdom
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 100:1140-9. 2005
    ..To describe and evaluate trends in the use of stimulant drugs over a 5-year period using an under-studied data collection method...
  4. ncbi request reprint Deterioration over time in effect of Motivational Interviewing in reducing drug consumption and related risk among young people
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addiction 100:470-8. 2005
    ..To test whether beneficial effects of a single session of Motivational Interviewing (MI) on alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug use apparent after 3 months were maintained until 12 months...
  5. ncbi request reprint Age of first use and ongoing patterns of legal and illegal drug use in a sample of young Londoners
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Denmark Hill, London, England
    Subst Use Misuse 40:313-9. 2005
    ..In a series of regression models that take account of the influence of other factors, age of first use is found to have no relationship to levels of ongoing consumption of cigarettes, alcohol, and cannabis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Encouraging GP alcohol intervention: pilot study of change-orientated reflective listening (CORL)
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:146-9. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The value of independence?
    Jim McCambridge
    Addiction 99:157. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint 5-Year trends in use of hallucinogens and other adjunct drugs among UK dance drug users
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Eur Addict Res 13:57-64. 2007
    ..To describe and assess trends in the use of hallucinogens and other adjunct drugs over a 5-year period...
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of a structured generic drug intervention model for public health purposes: a brief application of motivational interviewing with young people
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:391-9. 2003
    ..McCambridge J, Strang J. Development of a structured generic drug intervention model for public health purposes: a brief application of motivational interviewing with young people...
  10. pmc Cannabis use and the GP: brief motivational intervention increases clinical enquiry by GPs in a pilot study
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, Addiction Sciences Building, 4 Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF
    Br J Gen Pract 53:637-9. 2003
    ..Substantially more positive attitudes and greater clinical activity were observed following receipt of intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of motivational interviewing delivered by youth workers in reducing drinking, cigarette and cannabis smoking among young people: quasi-experimental pilot study
    Emily Gray
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry King s College London, 4 Windsor Walk, Camberwell, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:535-9. 2005
    ..To test whether a single session of Motivational Interviewing (MI) focussing on drinking alcohol, and cigarette and cannabis smoking, would successfully lead to reductions in use or problems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pilot cluster-randomised trial of adjunctive motivational interviewing to reduce crack cocaine use in clients on methadone maintenance
    Luke Mitcheson
    South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, London, UK
    Eur Addict Res 13:6-10. 2007
    ..This pilot study demonstrated that it was feasible to incorporate a psychosocial intervention within a busy outpatient methadone maintenance programme and the findings support the value of undertaking a larger trial...
  13. ncbi request reprint Engaging the reluctant GP in care of the opiate misuser: Pilot study of change-orientated reflective listening (CORL)
    John Strang
    National Addiction Centre The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, Addiction Sciences Building, 4 Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Fam Pract 21:150-4. 2004
    ..Attention to the actual quality of overall primary care, rather than just the treatment of dependence, has, however, been limited...
  14. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of motivational interviewing compared with drug information and advice for early intervention among young cannabis users
    Jim McCambridge
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 103:1809-18. 2008
    ..To test the effectiveness of motivational interviewing (MI) in comparison with drug information and advice in opportunistically securing reductions in drug-related risk among young cannabis users not seeking help...
  15. pmc Socio-demographic predictors of dimensions of the AUDIT score in a population sample of working-age men in Izhevsk, Russia
    Sarah Cook
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:702-8. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Are cannabis users exposed to other drug use opportunities? Investigation of high-risk drug exposure opportunities among young cannabis users in London
    John Strang
    National Addiction Centre, Addiction Sciences Building, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:185-91. 2005
    ..Interpretations of these data are considered and the need for more detailed study with an area of increasing public policy significance is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint The rise of Viagra among British illicit drug users: 5-year survey data
    Jim McCambridge
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:111-3. 2006
    ..Ethnographic and epidemiological study and monitoring of adverse consequences is now needed to fully appreciate reasons for use and the extent of possible harms...
  18. doi request reprint It ain't what you do, it's the way that you do it: a qualitative study of advice for young cannabis users
    Nathan Faulkner
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:129-34. 2009
    ..Advice is a widely recommended and practised intervention with young drug users. Study of precisely how advice is given and received in any setting has, however, been limited...
  19. doi request reprint Cluster randomised trial of the effectiveness of motivational interviewing for universal prevention
    Jim McCambridge
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 114:177-84. 2011
    ..This study aimed to test the effectiveness of adaptation of Motivational Interviewing (MI) for universal prevention purposes, i.e. to prevent initiation of new substance use among non-users, and to reduce risks among existing users...
  20. pmc The efficacy of a brief intervention in reducing hazardous drinking in working age men in Russia: the HIM (Health for Izhevsk men) individually randomised parallel group exploratory trial
    Elizabeth Allen
    Medical Statistics Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Trials 12:238. 2011
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Randomized trial of training and supervision in motivational interviewing with adolescent drug treatment practitioners
    Luke Mitcheson
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:73-8. 2009
    ..Progress made indicates the importance of ongoing supervision, and for high level skill acquisition to occur requires more intensive support of learning from ongoing practice than was used here...
  22. pmc Alcohol email assessment and feedback study dismantling effectiveness for university students (AMADEUS-1): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Jim McCambridge
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Trials 13:49. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Comparative psychometric study of a range of hazardous drinking measures administered online in a youth population
    Bonnita A Thomas
    King s College London, National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:121-7. 2008
    ..To compare the psychometric performance of a range of existing alcohol measures when data are collected online with young people, and thereby to gain insights into the reliability and validity of this mode of data collection...
  24. ncbi request reprint Can the practitioner correctly predict outcome in motivational interviewing?
    John Strang
    National Addiction Centre, The Maudsley Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:83-8. 2004
    ..This area warrants more specific study...
  25. pmc How should debriefing be undertaken in web-based studies? Findings from a randomized controlled trial
    Jim McCambridge
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, LSHTM, London, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 14:e157. 2012
    ..There are no empirical studies that compare possible alternative methods of debriefing in online studies...
  26. pmc The HIM (Health for Izhevsk Men) trial protocol
    Susannah Tomkins
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:69. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Short forms of the AUDIT in a Web-based study of young drinkers
    Jim McCambridge
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:18-24. 2009
    ..The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) is under-studied among young drinkers, as are the contributions of individual items to total AUDIT scores, and online performance of the existing briefer versions of this instrument...
  28. pmc Effectiveness of alcohol brief intervention delivered by community pharmacists: study protocol of a two-arm randomised controlled trial
    Ranjita Dhital
    King s College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, 57 Waterloo Road, SE1 8WA London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:152. 2013
    ..There is strong evidence to support the effectiveness of Brief Intervention (BI) in reducing alcohol consumption in primary healthcare...
  29. ncbi request reprint A case study of publication bias in an influential series of reviews of drug education
    Jim McCambridge
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:463-8. 2007
    ..It is suggested that this is particularly necessary for subjects with such direct policy relevance as the effectiveness of drug education in schools...
  30. ncbi request reprint Increasing practice nurse access to alcohol training
    Ann Deehan
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 21:281-6. 2002
    ..A range of possibilities are identified as alternative approaches to the provision of elective training events which may be more acceptable to the target population of health-care staff...
  31. ncbi request reprint Liver cirrhosis mortality rates in Britain from 1950 to 2002: an analysis of routine data
    David A Leon
    Non communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 367:52-6. 2006
    ..Total recorded alcohol consumption in Britain doubled between 1960 and 2002, giving rise to a need to examine and assess cirrhosis mortality trends...
  32. ncbi request reprint Should brief interventions in primary care address alcohol problems more strongly?
    Jim McCambridge
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 109:1054-8. 2014
    ..Brief interventions have well-established small effects on alcohol consumption among hazardous and harmful drinkers in primary care, and national large-scale programmes are being implemented in many countries for public health reasons...
  33. pmc Be aware of Drinkaware
    Jim McCambridge
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 109:519-24. 2014
    ..We invite vigorous debate on these internationally significant issues and propose that similar industry bodies should be carefully studied in other countries. ..
  34. pmc Dealing responsibly with the alcohol industry in London
    Jim McCambridge
    Department of Social and Environmental Health Research, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:635-7. 2012
    ..Some dilemmas posed for the research community are discussed...
  35. pmc Loss of tolerance and overdose mortality after inpatient opiate detoxification: follow up study
    John Strang
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry and The Maudsley Hospital, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 326:959-60. 2003
  36. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of the effects of completing the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test questionnaire on self-reported hazardous drinking
    Jim McCambridge
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Addiction 103:241-8. 2008
    ..The direct effects of screening on drinking behaviour have not previously been evaluated experimentally. We tested whether screening reduces self-reported hazardous drinking in comparison with a non-screened control group...
  37. ncbi request reprint Do brief interventions which target alcohol consumption also reduce cigarette smoking? Systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jim McCambridge
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:263-70. 2008
    ..The behavioral consequences of brief intervention study participation itself warrant further study...
  38. pmc Hazardous drinking and the NHS: the costs of pessimism and the benefits of optimism
    Jim McCambridge
    Br J Gen Pract 56:247-8. 2006
  39. pmc The DYD-RCT protocol: an on-line randomised controlled trial of an interactive computer-based intervention compared with a standard information website to reduce alcohol consumption among hazardous drinkers
    Elizabeth Murray
    e Health Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:306. 2007
    ..Researchers internationally are looking at the potential of Internet interventions in this area...
  40. doi request reprint Sexual health risk among dance drug users: cross-sectional comparisons with nationally representative data
    Luke Mitcheson
    South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, Marina House, 63 65 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8RS, UK
    Int J Drug Policy 19:304-10. 2008
    ..To describe the sexual behaviour and related risk of a sample of dance drug users and compare this with data from the UK National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles 2000 survey...
  41. ncbi request reprint General practitioner screening for excessive alcohol use. General practitioners' experiences are important
    Jim McCambridge
    BMJ 326:336. 2003
  42. ncbi request reprint Drug policy and the public good?
    Jim McCambridge
    Addiction 99:388. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint The opportunity for public health activism to reduce alcohol harm
    Jim McCambridge
    Addiction 99:1477-8. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint When smokers are resistant to change: experimental analysis of the effect of patient resistance on practitioner behaviour
    Nick Francis
    Department of General Practice, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Addiction 100:1175-82. 2005
    ..We set out to explore whether resistance to change among smokers affects practitioner confrontational and other behaviours...
  45. ncbi request reprint Liver cirrhosis mortality rates in Britain, 1950 to 2002
    David A Leon
    Lancet 367:645. 2006
  46. pmc Consultations about changing behaviour
    Stephen Rollnick
    Department of General Practice, Centre for Health Sciences Research, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF14 4XN
    BMJ 331:961-3. 2005
  47. pmc Against the odds: should GPs have any involvement with gambling problems?
    Jim McCambridge
    Br J Gen Pract 57:327. 2007