Josefin Sundin

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi PTSD after deployment to Iraq: conflicting rates, conflicting claims
    J Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 40:367-82. 2010
  2. doi The impact of the conflicts of Iraq and Afghanistan: a UK perspective
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:153-9. 2011
  3. pmc Mental health among commando, airborne and other UK infantry personnel
    J Sundin
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:552-9. 2010
  4. doi Rewarding and unrewarding aspects of deployment to Iraq and its association with psychological health in UK military personnel
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, King s College London, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE59RJ, UK
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:653-63. 2010
  5. ncbi Impact on mental health of deploying as an individual augmentee in the U.K. Armed Forces
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 177:511-6. 2012
  6. doi Early Service leavers: a study of the factors associated with premature separation from the UK Armed Forces and the mental health of those that leave early
    Joshua E J Buckman
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:410-5. 2013
  7. doi Predicting persistent posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in UK military personnel who served in Iraq: a longitudinal study
    Roberto J Rona
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Rd, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1191-8. 2012
  8. doi Prevalence of delayed-onset posttraumatic stress disorder in military personnel: is there evidence for this disorder?: Results of a prospective UK cohort study
    Laura Goodwin
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:429-37. 2012
  9. doi 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
  10. ncbi Obesity in the UK Armed Forces: risk factors
    Josefin Sundin
    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, UK
    Mil Med 176:507-12. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi PTSD after deployment to Iraq: conflicting rates, conflicting claims
    J Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 40:367-82. 2010
    ..In this review prevalence estimates of PTSD are summarized and discrepancies are discussed in relation to methodological differences between studies...
  2. doi The impact of the conflicts of Iraq and Afghanistan: a UK perspective
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:153-9. 2011
    ..As the UK military engagement in Afghanistan continues and more personnel are deployed, the demand for help from military health services, the NHS and the service charities will increase...
  3. pmc Mental health among commando, airborne and other UK infantry personnel
    J Sundin
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 60:552-9. 2010
    ..Despite having high levels of combat exposure, commando and airborne forces may be at less risk of mental ill-health than other troops...
  4. doi Rewarding and unrewarding aspects of deployment to Iraq and its association with psychological health in UK military personnel
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, King s College London, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE59RJ, UK
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:653-63. 2010
    ..This study examines perceptions among UK military personnel with regard to rewarding and unrewarding aspects of deployment in Iraq...
  5. ncbi Impact on mental health of deploying as an individual augmentee in the U.K. Armed Forces
    Josefin Sundin
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 177:511-6. 2012
    ..IAs were also at a lower risk of alcohol misuse compared to personnel who deployed with a formed unit...
  6. doi Early Service leavers: a study of the factors associated with premature separation from the UK Armed Forces and the mental health of those that leave early
    Joshua E J Buckman
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, London, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:410-5. 2013
    ..This study aims to identify characteristics associated with being an ESL, and compare the post-discharge mental health of ESLs and other Service leavers (non-ESLs)...
  7. doi Predicting persistent posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in UK military personnel who served in Iraq: a longitudinal study
    Roberto J Rona
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Rd, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1191-8. 2012
    ..Many factors contribute to the persistence of PTSD but none alone is useful for clinical prediction...
  8. doi Prevalence of delayed-onset posttraumatic stress disorder in military personnel: is there evidence for this disorder?: Results of a prospective UK cohort study
    Laura Goodwin
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:429-37. 2012
    ..Leaving the military or experiencing relationship breakdown was not associated...
  9. doi 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...
  10. ncbi Obesity in the UK Armed Forces: risk factors
    Josefin Sundin
    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, UK
    Mil Med 176:507-12. 2011
    ..To assess the risk factors of obesity in terms of body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference in the UK Armed Forces...
  11. doi The impact of deployment length on the health and well-being of military personnel: a systematic review of the literature
    Joshua E J Buckman
    King s Centre for Military Health Research, King s College London, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Occup Environ Med 68:69-76. 2011
    ..Taking account of these findings may allow better preparation for the potentially harmful effects that deployments can have on employees' health and well-being...
  12. doi Agreement between body mass index, waist circumference and skin-fold thickness in the United Kingdom Army
    Roberto J Rona
    King s College London, King s Centre for Military Health Research, London, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 38:257-64. 2011
    ..Body Mass Index (BMI) does not distinguish between fat-free mass and fat mass, yet this distinction is important as a clinical tool, especially in the military and occupations for which physical fitness is important...
  13. ncbi Obesity in the United Kingdom Armed Forces: prevalence based on measured and self-reported data
    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, United Kingdom
    Mil Med 176:44-9. 2011
    ..To assess the prevalence of obesity in the United Kingdom military and general population and the extent to which self-reported data underestimates obesity...
  14. doi Mental health outcomes in US and UK military personnel returning from Iraq
    Josefin Sundin
    Josefin Sundin, PhD, King s College London, Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health ACDMH, London, UK Richard K Herrell, PhD, Charles W Hoge, MD, Center for Military Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA Nicola T Fear, DPhil Oxon, King s College London, King s Centre for Military Health Research KCMHR, London, UK Amy B Adler, PhD, US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Heidelberg, Germany Neil Greenberg, MD, King s College London, Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health ACDMH, London, UK Lyndon A Riviere, PhD, Jeffrey L Thomas, PhD, Center for Military Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Silver Spring, Maryland, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 204:200-7. 2014
    ..Research of military personnel who deployed to the conflicts in Iraq or Afghanistan has suggested that there are differences in mental health outcomes between UK and US military personnel...