Martin J Prince

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dementia diagnosis in developing countries: a cross-cultural validation study
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Lancet 361:909-17. 2003
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. pmc The epidemiology of dependency among urban-dwelling older people in the Dominican Republic; a cross-sectional survey
    Daisy Acosta
    Internal Medicine Department, Geriatric Section, Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Ureña, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
    BMC Public Health 8:285. 2008
  5. pmc Informed consent in Sri Lanka: a survey among ethics committee members
    Athula Sumathipala
    Kings College, University of London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 9:10. 2008
  6. 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
  7. pmc A brief dementia screener suitable for use by non-specialists in resource poor settings--the cross-cultural derivation and validation of the brief Community Screening Instrument for Dementia
    M Prince
    Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:899-907. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of education and culture on the validity of the Geriatric Mental State and its AGECAT algorithm
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:429-36. 2004
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Care arrangements for people with dementia in developing countries
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:170-7. 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi request reprint Dementia diagnosis in developing countries: a cross-cultural validation study
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Lancet 361:909-17. 2003
    ..We aimed to develop and test a culturally and educationally unbiased diagnostic instrument for dementia...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc The epidemiology of dependency among urban-dwelling older people in the Dominican Republic; a cross-sectional survey
    Daisy Acosta
    Internal Medicine Department, Geriatric Section, Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Ureña, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
    BMC Public Health 8:285. 2008
    ..Demographic ageing, and the health transition will soon lead to large increases in the number of dependent older people in low and middle income countries. Despite its importance, this topic has not previously been studied...
  5. pmc Informed consent in Sri Lanka: a survey among ethics committee members
    Athula Sumathipala
    Kings College, University of London, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 9:10. 2008
    ..Aim of this study was to identify opinions and views of the members serving in ethical review and ethics committees in Sri Lanka on informed consent, essential components in the information leaflet and the consent form...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. pmc A brief dementia screener suitable for use by non-specialists in resource poor settings--the cross-cultural derivation and validation of the brief Community Screening Instrument for Dementia
    M Prince
    Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:899-907. 2011
    ..We aimed to derive a brief version of cognitive and informant scales from the Community Screening Instrument for Dementia (CSI-D) and to carry out initial assessments of their likely validity...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of education and culture on the validity of the Geriatric Mental State and its AGECAT algorithm
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:429-36. 2004
    ..The Geriatric Mental State (GMS) is the most widely used psychiatric research assessment for older persons. Evidence for validity comes from the developed world...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Care arrangements for people with dementia in developing countries
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:170-7. 2004
    ..Rapid demographic ageing will soon lead to large increases in the numbers of persons with dementia in developing countries. This study is the first comprehensive assessment of care arrangements for people with dementia in those regions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer Disease International's 10/66 Dementia Research Group - one model for action research in developing countries
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:178-81. 2004
    ..It represents a collaboration of academics, clinicians, and an international non-governmental organization, Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint No health without mental health
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Centre for Public Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Lancet 370:859-77. 2007
    ..Mental health awareness needs to be integrated into all aspects of health and social policy, health-system planning, and delivery of primary and secondary general health care...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Two-phase surveys. A death is announced; no flowers please
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 32:1078-80. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint Measurement validity in cross-cultural comparative research
    Martin Prince
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London P060, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:211-20. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the procedures to establish measurement validity in cross-cultural comparative research, including recent developments in the quantitative assessment of cross-cultural construct validity...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. pmc Ethnic density as a buffer for psychotic experiences: findings from a national survey (EMPIRIC)
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Health Service and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:282-90. 2012
    ..Aetiological mechanisms underlying ethnic density associations with psychosis remain unclear...
  23. 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...
  24. 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
    ....
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diabetes, common mental disorders, and disability: findings from the UK National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:543-50. 2007
    ....
  28. pmc Predictors of mortality among elderly people living in a south Indian urban community; a 10/66 Dementia Research Group prospective population-based cohort study
    A T Jotheeswaran
    Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, P060, De Crespigny Park, London SE58AF, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:366. 2010
    ..We studied these among people aged 65 years and over living in urban catchment areas in Chennai, south India...
  29. pmc Postnatal mental distress in relation to the sociocultural practices of childbirth: an exploratory qualitative study from Ethiopia
    Charlotte Hanlon
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Sci Med 69:1211-9. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Patient psychological characteristics have minimal influence on surgical prioritization
    Nick Glozier
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK kcl ac uk
    Psychosom Med 66:251-7. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that patient psychological factors would play an important role in prioritization as currently practiced...
  31. ncbi request reprint Child and adolescent psychopathology in a developing country: testing the validity of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire (Urdu version)
    Lamiya Samad
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 14:158-66. 2005
    ..A ROC curve analysis showed an area under the curve > 0.70 for all scores. The choice of optimal cutoffs for the Urdu version is discussed...
  32. pmc Women in post-trafficking services in Moldova: diagnostic interviews over two time periods to assess returning women's mental health
    Nicolae V Ostrovschi
    N Testemitanu Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Chisinau, Moldova
    BMC Public Health 11:232. 2011
    ..Yet, to date, no studies have used psychiatric diagnostic assessment to identify common forms of mental distress among survivors returning to their home country...
  33. pmc Between life and death: exploring the sociocultural context of antenatal mental distress in rural Ethiopia
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 13:385-93. 2010
    ..Although antenatal mental distress may be self-limiting for many women, in those with enduring life difficulties, including poverty and abusive relationships, poor maternal mental health may persist...
  34. pmc Sociocultural practices in Ethiopia: association with onset and persistence of postnatal common mental disorders
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:468-75. 2010
    ..Traditional perinatal practices may protect against postnatal common mental disorders (CMD) in non-Western societies...
  35. pmc Maternal common mental disorders and infant development in Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE Birth Cohort
    Chiara Servili
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:693. 2010
    ..In low- and middle-income countries (LAMICs), perinatal CMD is inconsistently associated with infant development, but the impact of severity and persistence has not been examined...
  36. doi request reprint Impact of antenatal common mental disorders upon perinatal outcomes in Ethiopia: the P-MaMiE population-based cohort study
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 14:156-66. 2009
    ..To examine the impact of antenatal psychosocial stressors, including maternal common mental disorders (CMD), upon low birth weight, stillbirth and neonatal mortality, and other perinatal outcomes in rural Ethiopia...
  37. 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...
  38. pmc Perinatal mental distress and infant morbidity in Ethiopia: a cohort study
    Joanna Ross
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 96:F59-64. 2011
    ....
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. pmc Understanding of research: a Sri Lankan perspective
    Athula Sumathipala
    Institute for Research and Development, Colombo, Sri Lanka
    BMC Med Ethics 11:7. 2010
    ..As a part of a larger study on ethics and informed consent in Sri Lanka, this study aimed to ascertain the level of understanding of 'research' by exploring the views of the public and professionals...
  43. pmc Rural-urban migration and depression in ageing family members left behind
    Melanie A Abas
    PO 60, HSPRD, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:54-60. 2009
    ..It has been suggested that rural-urban migration will have adverse consequences for older parents left behind...
  44. pmc Understanding the explanatory model of the patient on their medically unexplained symptoms and its implication on treatment development research: a Sri Lanka Study
    Athula Sumathipala
    Department of Health Services and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 8:54. 2008
    ..Our aim was to elicit the illness perceptions of patients with MUS in Sri Lankan primary care to modify and improve a CBT intervention...
  45. ncbi request reprint Is the GDS-30 better than the GHQ-12 for screening depression in elderly people in the community? The Bambui Health Aging Study (BHAS)
    Erico Costa
    Public Health and Aging Research Group, Federal University of Minas Gerais Medical School and Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, René Rachou Research Institute, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:493-503. 2006
    ..Two-phase diagnostic surveys are popular in psychiatric epidemiology. The Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) are commonly used to screen in older and younger populations, respectively...
  46. 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...
  47. ncbi request reprint Concurrent and construct validity of the audit in an urban brazilian sample
    Carlos Tadeu Lima
    Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Epidemiology, PO Box 60, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:584-9. 2005
    ..To assess the concurrent and the construct validity of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) in an urban Brazilian sample...
  48. ncbi request reprint What constitutes health-related quality of life in dementia? Development of a conceptual framework for people with dementia and their carers
    Sarah C Smith
    Section of Mental Health and Ageing, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:889-95. 2005
    ..We aimed to develop a conceptual framework of HRQL in dementia from the perspective of people with dementia and their carers and to examine differences in the reports of the HRQL of these two groups...
  49. ncbi request reprint Psychological determinants of primary care requests for urgent outpatient appointments in elective referrals
    Nick Glozier
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:236-41. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate, in a relatively homogeneous population, the effects of patient's psychological distress and illness beliefs upon GP's requests for urgent outpatient assessment...
  50. ncbi request reprint Utility of the concept of minor depressive disorder: evidence from a large rural community sample in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 104:111-8. 2007
    ..Evidence on the utility of the minor depressive disorder diagnostic construct in rural communities and developing countries is scarce...
  51. ncbi request reprint Age variation in life events and their relationship with common mental disorders in a national survey population
    Vesna Jordanova
    Health Service and Population Research Dept, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:611-6. 2007
    ..Life events (LEs) are recognised to be important risk factors for common mental disorders (CMD). Their prominence may vary across age groups but this issue has received little systematic investigation...
  52. ncbi request reprint The value of four mental health self-report scales in predicting interview-based mood and anxiety disorder diagnoses in sibling pairs
    Richard J Williamson
    MRC, SGDP, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:101-7. 2005
    ..The results from the present study therefore validated the four mental health measures as being predictive of psychiatric caseness...
  53. ncbi request reprint Detecting perinatal common mental disorders in Ethiopia: validation of the self-reporting questionnaire and Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale
    Charlotte Hanlon
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    J Affect Disord 108:251-62. 2008
    ..The cultural validity of instruments to detect perinatal common mental disorders (CMD) in rural, community settings has been little-investigated in developing countries...
  54. doi request reprint Validity of the concept of minor depression in a developing country setting
    Abebaw Fekadu
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:22-8. 2008
    ..Minor depressive disorder seems to be a useful and valid diagnostic construct with particular clinical significance in this and, possibly, similar developing country settings...
  55. ncbi request reprint Quality of accommodation and risk of depression in later life: an analysis of prospective data from the Gospel Oak Project
    Robert Stewart
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:1091-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the association between observer-rated quality of internal accommodation and risk of onset of depression...
  56. ncbi request reprint The Clinical Interview Schedule--Sinhala version: validation in a community setting in Sri Lanka
    Shiranee Champika Wickramasinghe
    Puttalam District, Sri Lanka
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 11:169-77. 2002
    ..As the population samples are likely to be different from clinic samples it is necessary to test the validity again in a community sample before confirming the validity of the modified interview schedule...
  57. ncbi request reprint Age, vascular risk, and cognitive decline in an older, British, African-Caribbean population
    Robert Stewart
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1547-53. 2003
    ..To investigate associations between baseline factors and subsequent cognitive decline in an older African-Caribbean population...
  58. pmc Measuring common mental disorders in women in Ethiopia: reliability and construct validity of the comprehensive psychopathological rating scale
    Charlotte Hanlon
    Health Services and Population Research Dept, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, P O Box 60, De Crespigny Park, Camberwell, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:653-9. 2008
    ..There is a dearth of methodological studies critically evaluating reliability, validity and feasibility of measures of common mental disorders (CMD) in low-income countries...
  59. doi request reprint Public health significance of mixed anxiety and depression: beyond current classification
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:171-7. 2008
    ..The public health significance of mixed anxiety-depressive disorder (MADD) and the distinctiveness of its phenomenology have yet to be established...
  60. ncbi request reprint ACE genotype and cognitive decline in an African-Caribbean population
    Robert Stewart
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Neurobiol Aging 25:1369-75. 2004
    ..9-6.7) compared to those with ID/II genotype (odds ratio 0.7, 95% CI 0.4-1.2). This interaction was particularly strong for decline in verbal memory and was not apparently mediated by vascular risk factors measured at baseline...
  61. pmc Ethics Review Committee approval and informed consent: an analysis of biomedical publications originating from Sri Lanka
    Athula Sumathipala
    Kings College, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Med Ethics 9:3. 2008
    ..This study aimed to determine to what extent ERC approval and informed consent procedures are documented in locally and internationally published human subject research carried out in Sri Lanka...
  62. ncbi request reprint 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...
  63. doi request reprint Reducing the scarcity in mental health research from low and middle income countries: a success story from Sri Lanka
    Chesmal Siriwardhana
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:77-83. 2011
    ..International funding agencies, academics, and other bodies need to address sustaining such initiatives as priorities in reducing scarcity and inequity in mental health research in developing countries...
  64. pmc Dementia and lower blood pressure in Latin America, India, and China: a 10/66 cross-cohort study
    Emiliano Albanese
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neurology 81:228-35. 2013
    ..To study the relationship between dementia and blood pressure (BP) in 8 low- and middle-income countries...
  65. doi request reprint Diagnostic procedures, revascularization, and inpatient mortality after acute myocardial infarction in patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Shu I Wu
    Department of Health Service and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 75:52-9. 2013
    ..To investigate inpatient mortality and the use of invasive diagnostic and revascularization procedures after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in people with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder...
  66. pmc Understanding the effect of ethnic density on mental health: multi-level investigation of survey data from England
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMJ 341:c5367. 2010
    ..Finally, to determine if any protective ethnic density effects are mediated by reduced exposure to racism and improved social support...
  67. ncbi request reprint Does social activity influence the accuracy of subjective memory deficit? Findings from a British community survey
    Alex Trouton
    Institute of Education, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1108-13. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between subjective memory deficit (SMD) and cognitive impairment in a community population and modification of this association by level of social activity...
  68. ncbi request reprint Markers of inflammation and cognitive decline in an African-Caribbean population
    Vesna Jordanova
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:966-73. 2007
    ....
  69. 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...
  70. ncbi request reprint Resource utilisation for neuropsychiatric disorders in developing countries: a multinational Delphi consensus study
    Cleusa Ferri
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:218-27. 2004
    ..Substantial information is now available at a global and regional level relating to the burden of mental disorders, yet hardly any international data are available on the resources that are needed to respond to this global burden...
  71. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder: prevalence, comorbidity, impact, and help-seeking in the British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1978-85. 2006
    ..The authors aimed to establish obsessive-compulsive disorder prevalence and its clinical typology among adults in private households in Great Britain and to obtain generalizable estimates of impairment and help-seeking...
  72. doi request reprint Mental capacity assessments among general hospital inpatients referred to a specialist liaison psychiatry service for older people
    Fedza Mujic
    South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, Liaison Psychiatry for Older People, Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:729-37. 2009
    ..Mental capacity has been little studied among older general hospital inpatients...
  73. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide linkage analysis of a composite index of neuroticism and mood-related scales in extreme selected sibships
    Matthew W Nash
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Hum Mol Genet 13:2173-82. 2004
    ..2) around 64 cM (43-70 cM) near marker D1S2892 and another on chromosome 6p (LOD 2.7) around 47 cM (34-63 cM) near marker D6S1610. Further exploratory sex-specific analyses suggested that these QTLs might have sex-limited effects...
  74. ncbi request reprint Genes related to vascular disease (APOE, VLDL-R, DCP-1) and other vascular factors in late-life depression
    Jorge Cervilla
    Sections of Epidemiological Psychiatry and Old Age Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, UK
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:202-10. 2004
    ..The authors asked whether polymorphic variation at three genes related to vascular disease, and other vascular disease risk factors, determine late-life depression...
  75. doi request reprint Ascertaining late-life depressive symptoms in Europe: an evaluation of the survey version of the EURO-D scale in 10 nations. The SHARE project
    Erico Castro-Costa
    Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Health Services and Population Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:12-29. 2008
    ..The Affective Suffering sub-component had more robust cross-cultural validity than the Motivation sub-component...
  76. ncbi request reprint Assessing insight in schizophrenia: East meets West
    Balasubramanian Saravanan
    Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, PO Box 68, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 190:243-7. 2007
    ..Lack of insight has been observed in people with schizophrenia across cultures but assessment of insight must take into account prevailing illness models...
  77. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorder: evidence from the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil, and Department of Forensic Psychiatry, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:862-7. 2006
    ..We analysed the prevalence of screen positive personality disorder in a representative sample of adults with OCD living in private households in the UK...
  78. ncbi request reprint Treatment seeking by individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder from the british psychiatric morbidity survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Distrito de Rubião Jr, Botucatú São Paulo, Brazil, 18618 970
    Psychiatr Serv 58:977-82. 2007
    ..However, data on treatment seeking from community samples are scant. This study analyzed service use by adults with OCD living in private households in Great Britain...