L Ridsdale

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A new GP with special interest headache service: observational study
    Leone Ridsdale
    Unit of Neurology and General Practice, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 58:478-83. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of specially trained epilepsy nurses in primary care: a review
    L Ridsdale
    Reader in General Practice and Consultant Neurologist, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Seizure 9:43-6. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Newly diagnosed epilepsy: can nurse specialists help? A randomized controlled trial. Epilepsy Care Evaluation Group
    L Ridsdale
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, King s College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Epilepsia 41:1014-9. 2000
  4. pmc Chronic fatigue in general practice: is counselling as good as cognitive behaviour therapy? A UK randomised trial
    L Ridsdale
    Department of General Practice, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, King s College, 5 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6SP
    Br J Gen Pract 51:19-24. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint How can a nurse intervention help people with newly diagnosed epilepsy? A qualitative study (of patients' views)
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Neurology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Bessemer Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Seizure 11:1-5. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventing neurophobia in medical students, and so future doctors
    Leone Ridsdale
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:116-23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint How can a nurse intervention help people with newly diagnosed epilepsy? A qualitative study of patients' views
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Neurology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Bessemer Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Seizure 12:69-73. 2003
  8. pmc Chronic fatigue in general practice: economic evaluation of counselling versus cognitive behaviour therapy
    D Chisholm
    Department of Neurology, King s College of Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 51:15-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome in a fatigued population in primary care following a randomized controlled trial
    T Chalder
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London
    Psychol Med 33:283-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Investigating the active ingredients of cognitive behaviour therapy and counselling for patients with chronic fatigue in primary care: developing a new process measure to assess treatment fidelity and predict outcome
    E Godfrey
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 46:253-72. 2007

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc A new GP with special interest headache service: observational study
    Leone Ridsdale
    Unit of Neurology and General Practice, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 58:478-83. 2008
    ..There is poor access to neurology services for patients in the community...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of specially trained epilepsy nurses in primary care: a review
    L Ridsdale
    Reader in General Practice and Consultant Neurologist, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Seizure 9:43-6. 2000
    ..Trials with adequate sample size and long-term follow-up are necessary to identify whether nurse monitoring with advice and counselling can benefit patients in terms of epilepsy self-management in the long run...
  3. ncbi request reprint Newly diagnosed epilepsy: can nurse specialists help? A randomized controlled trial. Epilepsy Care Evaluation Group
    L Ridsdale
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, King s College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Epilepsia 41:1014-9. 2000
    ..To describe a group of people with newly diagnosed epilepsy and to test the effect of an epilepsy nurse specialist on patients' knowledge of epilepsy, satisfaction with the advice provided, and psychological well-being...
  4. pmc Chronic fatigue in general practice: is counselling as good as cognitive behaviour therapy? A UK randomised trial
    L Ridsdale
    Department of General Practice, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, King s College, 5 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6SP
    Br J Gen Pract 51:19-24. 2001
    ..With usual medical management the majority of patients report that their symptoms persist and become chronic. There is little evidence for the effectiveness of any fatigue management in primary care...
  5. ncbi request reprint How can a nurse intervention help people with newly diagnosed epilepsy? A qualitative study (of patients' views)
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Neurology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Bessemer Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Seizure 11:1-5. 2002
    ..Patients reported help from the nurse with understanding the diagnosis, tests, risk management and taking their medication. Follow-up is necessary to measure behavioural effects on self-management in the long run...
  6. ncbi request reprint Preventing neurophobia in medical students, and so future doctors
    Leone Ridsdale
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:116-23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint How can a nurse intervention help people with newly diagnosed epilepsy? A qualitative study of patients' views
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Neurology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, Bessemer Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Seizure 12:69-73. 2003
    ..Patients reported help from the nurse with understanding the diagnosis, tests, risk management and taking their medication. Follow-up is necessary to measure behavioural effects on self-management in the long-run...
  8. pmc Chronic fatigue in general practice: economic evaluation of counselling versus cognitive behaviour therapy
    D Chisholm
    Department of Neurology, King s College of Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 51:15-8. 2001
    ..There is a paucity of evidence relating to the cost-effectiveness of alternative treatment responses to chronic fatigue...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome in a fatigued population in primary care following a randomized controlled trial
    T Chalder
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London
    Psychol Med 33:283-7. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to examine factors that predicted outcome in a chronically fatigued group of patients who were randomized to cognitive behaviour therapy or counselling in primary care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Investigating the active ingredients of cognitive behaviour therapy and counselling for patients with chronic fatigue in primary care: developing a new process measure to assess treatment fidelity and predict outcome
    E Godfrey
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 46:253-72. 2007
    ..It was hypothesized that the two therapies would be clearly distinguishable and that in terms of process variables, the therapeutic alliance would be important in predicting outcome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy, graded exercise and usual care for patients with chronic fatigue in primary care
    P McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Psychol Med 34:991-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and graded exercise therapy (GET), and to compare therapy with usual care plus a self-help booklet (BUC)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Promoting self-care in epilepsy: the views of patients on the advice they had received from specialists, family doctors and an epilepsy nurse
    L Ridsdale
    Department of General Practice, UMDS Guy s and St Thomas s Medical School, London, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 37:43-7. 1999
    ..Patients expressed the belief that they would have benefited most by seeing a special nurse at the time when epilepsy was first diagnosed...
  13. pmc The effect of counselling, graded exercise and usual care for people with chronic fatigue in primary care: a randomized trial
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Academic Neuroscience Centre, London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:2217-24. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of graded exercise therapy (GET), counselling (COUNS) and usual care plus a cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) booklet (BUC) for people presenting with chronic fatigue in primary care...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is graded exercise better than cognitive behaviour therapy for fatigue? A UK randomized trial in primary care
    L Ridsdale
    Department of Neurology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London
    Psychol Med 34:37-49. 2004
    ..Secondly, we described the outcome for a cohort of patients who presented to the same doctors with fatigue, who received standard care, plus a booklet...
  15. pmc Distinguishing patients with chronic fatigue from those with chronic fatigue syndrome: a diagnostic study in UK primary care
    L Darbishire
    Department of General Practice, Guy s, King s College and St Thomas s School of Medicine, London lucy darbishire ac uk
    Br J Gen Pract 53:441-5. 2003
    ..General practitioners (GPs) do not generally use the CFS diagnosis, and have some doubt about the validity of CFS as an illness...
  16. pmc Headache and migraine in primary care: consultation, prescription, and referral rates in a large population
    R Latinovic
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, 5 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6SP, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:385-7. 2006
    ..Headache is the most common new neurological symptom seen by general practitioners and neurologists. This study describes headache consultation, prescription, and referral rates in a large sample of UK general practices...
  17. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of chronic fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome in UK primary care
    P McCrone
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London
    Psychol Med 33:253-61. 2003
    ..Given the disabling nature of chronic fatigue it may have a substantial impact on service use and costs as well as on employment. This study estimates this impact...
  18. doi request reprint Predictors of outcome in patients consulting their general practitioners for headache: a prospective study
    L H Goldstein
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health 26:751-64. 2011
    ..Greater impact and stronger beliefs about the negative consequences of headaches at baseline were the strongest predictors of poor outcome at follow-up...
  19. pmc Patient pressure for referral for headache: a qualitative study of GPs' referral behaviour
    Myfanwy Morgan
    Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, London
    Br J Gen Pract 57:29-35. 2007
    ..This study examines influences on GPs' referral for headache in the absence of clinical indicators...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome following treatment for chronic fatigue
    Lucy Darbishire
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School ol of Medicine, 5 Lambeth Walk, London, SE11 6SP, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:350-1. 2005
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  21. pmc How do patients referred to neurologists for headache differ from those managed in primary care?
    Leone Ridsdale
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:388-95. 2007
    ..Headache is the neurological symptom most frequently presented to GPs and referred to neurologists, but little is known about how referred patients differ from patients managed by GPs...
  22. pmc Headache in primary care: how important is diagnosis to management?
    Norma O'Flynn
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:569-73. 2002
    ..A review of the literature revealed a dearth of evidence regarding headache management in primary care settings. The evidence from other settings is considered and gaps in the literature highlighted...
  23. pmc Headache: a 'suitable case' for behavioural treatment in primary care?
    Emmanouil K Symvoulakis
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, King s College, London, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 57:231-7. 2007
    ..The large population seen in general practice, most of whom have uncomplicated primary headaches, could represent the ideal target for testing behavioural therapies...
  24. pmc 'I saw a great star, most splendid and beautiful': headache in primary care
    Leone Ridsdale
    Br J Gen Pract 53:182-4. 2003