Mary De Silva

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of psychosocial interventions on social functioning in depression and schizophrenia: meta-analysis
    Mary J De Silva
    Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 202:253-60. 2013
  2. pmc Social capital and mental illness: a systematic review
    Mary J De Silva
    Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:619-27. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychometric and cognitive validation of a social capital measurement tool in Peru and Vietnam
    Mary J De Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:941-53. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Social capital and mental health: a comparative analysis of four low income countries
    Mary J De Silva
    London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:5-20. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Patient outcome after traumatic brain injury in high-, middle- and low-income countries: analysis of data on 8927 patients in 46 countries
    Mary J De Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:452-8. 2009
  6. pmc The Lancet's series on global mental health: 1 year on
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Sangath Centre, Porvorim, Goa, India
    Lancet 372:1354-7. 2008
  7. pmc Sitting with others: mental health self-help groups in northern Ghana
    Alex Cohen
    Mental Health in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 6:1. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment and prevention of mental disorders in low-income and middle-income countries
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 370:991-1005. 2007
  9. pmc Three models of community mental health services In low-income countries
    Alex Cohen
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:3. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Effect of psychosocial interventions on social functioning in depression and schizophrenia: meta-analysis
    Mary J De Silva
    Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 202:253-60. 2013
    ..Psychosocial interventions may contribute to reducing the burden of mental disorders in low- and middle-income (LAMI) countries by improving social functioning, but the evidence has not been systematically reviewed...
  2. pmc Social capital and mental illness: a systematic review
    Mary J De Silva
    Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:619-27. 2005
    ..This papers aims to systematically review quantitative studies examining the association between social capital and mental illness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychometric and cognitive validation of a social capital measurement tool in Peru and Vietnam
    Mary J De Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:941-53. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Social capital and mental health: a comparative analysis of four low income countries
    Mary J De Silva
    London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 64:5-20. 2007
    ..This suggests that structural social capital has context-specific effects and cognitive social capital more universal effects on maternal CMD...
  5. doi request reprint Patient outcome after traumatic brain injury in high-, middle- and low-income countries: analysis of data on 8927 patients in 46 countries
    Mary J De Silva
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:452-8. 2009
    ..Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. The burden of TBI is greatest in low- and middle-income countries (LAMIC), yet little is known about patient outcomes in these settings...
  6. pmc The Lancet's series on global mental health: 1 year on
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Sangath Centre, Porvorim, Goa, India
    Lancet 372:1354-7. 2008
  7. pmc Sitting with others: mental health self-help groups in northern Ghana
    Alex Cohen
    Mental Health in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 6:1. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment and prevention of mental disorders in low-income and middle-income countries
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 370:991-1005. 2007
    ..However, we recommend that policymakers should act on the available evidence to scale up effective and cost-effective treatments and preventive interventions for mental disorders...
  9. pmc Three models of community mental health services In low-income countries
    Alex Cohen
    Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:3. 2011
    ..abstract:..