Renata M Sousa

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...