Hugh Rickards

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Affiliation: Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Depression in neurological disorders: Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, and stroke
    H Rickards
    Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2QZ, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:i48-52. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression in neurological disorders: an update
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:294-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Hassler and Dieckmann's seminal paper on stereotactic thalamotomy for Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: translation and critical reappraisal
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:1966-72. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Treatment practices in Tourette syndrome: the European perspective
    Hugh Rickards
    The Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, BSMHFT, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:361-4. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The role of impulse control disorders in Tourette syndrome: an exploratory study
    Madeleine C Frank
    Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    J Neurol Sci 310:276-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Beneficial and adverse psychotropic effects of antiepileptic drugs in patients with epilepsy: a summary of prevalence, underlying mechanisms and data limitations
    John Piedad
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    CNS Drugs 26:319-35. 2012
  7. doi request reprint What makes a simple partial seizure complex?
    Andrea E Cavanna
    The Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 22:651-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Consciousness: a neurological perspective
    Andrea E Cavanna
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Behav Neurol 24:107-16. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of psychiatric disorders in epilepsy: a critical review of the evidence
    Ruth Jones
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Funct Neurol 25:191-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The pathophysiology and pharmacological treatment of Huntington disease
    Connie Pidgeon
    Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, BSMHFT and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Behav Neurol 26:245-53. 2013

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Publications26

  1. pmc Depression in neurological disorders: Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, and stroke
    H Rickards
    Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2QZ, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:i48-52. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression in neurological disorders: an update
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:294-8. 2006
    ..This review aims to summarize the relevant current literature on diagnosis, aetiology and treatment of depression in neurology...
  3. doi request reprint Hassler and Dieckmann's seminal paper on stereotactic thalamotomy for Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: translation and critical reappraisal
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:1966-72. 2008
    ..We present a translation of this paper and discussion in English...
  4. doi request reprint Treatment practices in Tourette syndrome: the European perspective
    Hugh Rickards
    The Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, BSMHFT, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 16:361-4. 2012
    ..However, variability in prescribing practices has never been investigated. This study aims to systematically examine European prescribing practices in Tourette syndrome...
  5. doi request reprint The role of impulse control disorders in Tourette syndrome: an exploratory study
    Madeleine C Frank
    Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    J Neurol Sci 310:276-8. 2011
    ..ICDs are expected to be common in patients with TS, as many problems reported in TS are related to difficulties in controlling impulsivity...
  6. doi request reprint Beneficial and adverse psychotropic effects of antiepileptic drugs in patients with epilepsy: a summary of prevalence, underlying mechanisms and data limitations
    John Piedad
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    CNS Drugs 26:319-35. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint What makes a simple partial seizure complex?
    Andrea E Cavanna
    The Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 22:651-8. 2011
    ..These data, along with the localization information they provide, should be taken into account in the formulation of new criteria for the classification of seizures with focal onset...
  8. doi request reprint Consciousness: a neurological perspective
    Andrea E Cavanna
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Behav Neurol 24:107-16. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of psychiatric disorders in epilepsy: a critical review of the evidence
    Ruth Jones
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Funct Neurol 25:191-4. 2010
    ..Heterogeneity exists across the research methodologies, therefore further research, using less selected groups, should be undertaken to allow valid comparisons and the identification of more precise prevalence rates...
  10. ncbi request reprint The pathophysiology and pharmacological treatment of Huntington disease
    Connie Pidgeon
    Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, BSMHFT and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Behav Neurol 26:245-53. 2013
    ..As there is currently no treatment to delay progression of the disease, pharmacological intervention is aimed at symptomatic relief...
  11. doi request reprint The psychopathological spectrum of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
    Andrea E Cavanna
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1008-15. 2013
    ..Over the last decade, converging lines of research have pointed towards the concept of a 'GTS spectrum', encompassing motor phenomena and behavioural symptoms, with important implications for the clinical management of patients...
  12. doi request reprint Tolerability profile of aripiprazole in patients with Tourette syndrome
    Andrea E Cavanna
    Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, BSMHFT and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 26:891-5. 2012
    ..The discontinuation rate of 20.7% suggests that aripiprazole is safe and reasonably well tolerated for use in TS. The prevalence of adverse effects appears to increase with treatment duration...
  13. doi request reprint The assessment of consciousness during partial seizures
    Fizzah Ali
    The Michael Trimble Neuropsychiatry Research Group, Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 23:98-102. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Impulse-control disorders in gilles de la tourette syndrome
    Anna Wright
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:16-27. 2012
    ..The medical and legal community should be aware of the full spectrum of organically-based behaviors that may predispose patients with GTS to unwanted legal disciplinary action...
  15. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and clinical characteristics of pathological gambling in Parkinson's disease: an evidence-based review
    M P Barns Neurauter
    University of Birmingham Medical School, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Funct Neurol 25:9-13. 2010
    ..7% in patients with PD. Although the literature suggests a high incidence of psychiatric co-morbidity, particularly depression and other impulse control disorders, this is yet to be confirmed by case-control studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and clinical characteristics of punding in Parkinson's disease
    Ashley H Spencer
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 26:578-86. 2011
    ..Punding (the display of stereotyped, repetitive behaviors) is a relatively recently discovered feature of Parkinson's disease (PD). Little is known about the prevalence and clinical characteristics of punding in PD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Social reasoning in Tourette syndrome
    Clare M Eddy
    a Department of Neuropsychiatry, Barberry National Centre for Mental Health, Birmingham, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:326-47. 2011
    ..Changes within frontostriatal pathways in TS could lead to changes in abilities reliant on the frontal cortex. Such abilities include executive functions and aspects of social reasoning...
  18. doi request reprint "Trousseau's disease:" a description of the Gilles de la Tourette syndrome 12 years before 1885
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 25:2285-9. 2010
    ..We present the first English translation of Trousseau's description and argue that this description is more akin to modern conceptualization of GTS than the description of Gilles de la Tourette himself...
  19. doi request reprint A brief history of the European Society for the Study of Tourette Syndrome
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Behav Neurol 27:3-5. 2013
    ..ESSTS has developed and published the first European guidelines on assessment, diagnosis and treatment of Tourette syndrome...
  20. doi request reprint An approach to deep brain stimulation for severe treatment-refractory Tourette syndrome: the UK perspective
    Andrea E Cavanna
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, University of Birmingham and BSMHFT, Birmingham, UK
    Br J Neurosurg 25:38-44. 2011
    ..The present article illustrates the UK perspective on DBS in TS and proposes consensus-based recommendations for double-blind controlled trials...
  21. doi request reprint Ictal consciousness in epilepsy and nonepileptic attack disorder
    Fizzah Ali
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Epilepsy Behav 19:522-5. 2010
    ..The ICI is proposed as a potentially useful self-report instrument to supplement clinical and instrumental tests for the differential diagnosis of epilepsy and NEAD...
  22. doi request reprint Tourette's syndrome and other tic disorders
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Pract Neurol 10:252-9. 2010
    ..The cause is unknown but there are strong genetic factors. Treatment should be aimed at minimising disability and includes social, psychological and biological approaches...
  23. doi request reprint Factor analysis of behavioural symptoms in Huntington's disease
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust, Barberry Building, 25 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2FG, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 82:411-2. 2011
    ..This large data set confirmed previous reports of distinct behavioural patterns within Huntington's disease comprising a depressive factor, a dysexecutive factor, an irritability factor and a psychosis factor...
  24. doi request reprint Functional neuroimaging in Tourette syndrome
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Birmingham University and BSMHFT, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 67:575-84. 2009
    ..The review will also examine the different methodologies employed and will suggest which methodologies are most likely to lead to elucidation of the pathophysiology of TS and related conditions...
  25. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of psychopathology and associated symptoms in Tourette syndrome
    Hugh Rickards
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2QZ, UK
    World J Biol Psychiatry 4:64-8. 2003
    ..This study was designed to describe symptomatology in GTS subjects. It describes the severity of depressive, anxiety and obsessional symptoms when compared to other samples of GTS patients, matched controls and normative data...
  26. pmc Psychiatric disorders in inpatients on a neurology ward: estimate of prevalence and usefulness of screening questionnaires
    Kate Jefferies
    Farnham Road Hospital, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7LX, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:414-6. 2007
    ..Patients on neurology wards have been shown to have high rates of psychiatric illness. Prevalence figures of 39-64% have been reported previously. However a low rate of recognition of psychiatric illness is also observed in this population...