Stephen A Stansfeld

Summary

Affiliation: Queen Mary
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress as a risk factor for coronary heart disease in the Whitehall II Study
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Department of Psychiatry, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:248-55. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychological symptoms and physical health and health behaviours in adolescents: a prospective 2-year study in East London
    Charlotte Clark
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, UK
    Addiction 102:126-35. 2007
  3. pmc Repeated job strain and the risk of depression: longitudinal analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
    Am J Public Health 102:2360-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Area social fragmentation, social support for individuals and psychosocial health in young adults: evidence from a national survey in England
    James Fagg
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:242-54. 2008
  5. pmc Ethnic density as a buffer for psychotic experiences: findings from a national survey (EMPIRIC)
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Health Service and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:282-90. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Social support, ethnicity and mental health in adolescents
    Emily Klineberg
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:755-60. 2006
  7. pmc Environmental noise exposure, early biological risk and mental health in nine to ten year old children: a cross-sectional field study
    Rosanna Crombie
    Queen Mary, University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Centre for Psychiatry, Room 103, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, EC1M 6BQ, London
    Environ Health 10:39. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of childhood adversity on social relations and mental health at mid-life
    Elizabeth Ford
    Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 133:320-7. 2011
  9. pmc Physical activity and depressive symptoms in adolescents: a prospective study
    Catherine Rothon
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    BMC Med 8:32. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Exposure-effect relations between aircraft and road traffic noise exposure at school and reading comprehension: the RANCH project
    Charlotte Clark
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 163:27-37. 2006

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress as a risk factor for coronary heart disease in the Whitehall II Study
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Department of Psychiatry, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 31:248-55. 2002
    ..This study aims to confirm the association between psychological distress and CHD and examine if it could be explained by other factors such as health behaviours, social isolation and low control at work...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychological symptoms and physical health and health behaviours in adolescents: a prospective 2-year study in East London
    Charlotte Clark
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, UK
    Addiction 102:126-35. 2007
    ..To examine whether physical health and health-risk behaviours in young people are risk factors for psychological distress and depressive symptoms over a 2-year period...
  3. pmc Repeated job strain and the risk of depression: longitudinal analyses from the Whitehall II study
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
    Am J Public Health 102:2360-6. 2012
    ..We addressed whether repeated job strain and low work social support increase the risk of major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Area social fragmentation, social support for individuals and psychosocial health in young adults: evidence from a national survey in England
    James Fagg
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 66:242-54. 2008
    ..We consider some of the policy implications of the findings...
  5. pmc Ethnic density as a buffer for psychotic experiences: findings from a national survey (EMPIRIC)
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Health Service and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:282-90. 2012
    ..Aetiological mechanisms underlying ethnic density associations with psychosis remain unclear...
  6. ncbi request reprint Social support, ethnicity and mental health in adolescents
    Emily Klineberg
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:755-60. 2006
    ..In this study, we explored whether social support varied with ethnic group in young people, and if it explained ethnic differences in prevalence of psychological distress...
  7. pmc Environmental noise exposure, early biological risk and mental health in nine to ten year old children: a cross-sectional field study
    Rosanna Crombie
    Queen Mary, University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Centre for Psychiatry, Room 103, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, EC1M 6BQ, London
    Environ Health 10:39. 2011
    ..This study used data from the Road Traffic and Aircraft Noise Exposure and Children's Cognition and Health (RANCH) study to see if this finding extends to aircraft and road traffic noise at school...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of childhood adversity on social relations and mental health at mid-life
    Elizabeth Ford
    Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 133:320-7. 2011
    ..This study explored positive and negative aspects of close relationships, their association with mid-life anxiety and affective disorders, and their mediating role in the relationship between childhood adversity and mid-life disorders...
  9. pmc Physical activity and depressive symptoms in adolescents: a prospective study
    Catherine Rothon
    Centre for Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London, UK
    BMC Med 8:32. 2010
    ..There is a particular lack of evidence from longitudinal studies. This study examines the relationship between depression and physical activity using the Research with East London Adolescents: Community Health Survey (RELACHS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exposure-effect relations between aircraft and road traffic noise exposure at school and reading comprehension: the RANCH project
    Charlotte Clark
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 163:27-37. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders among Somali refugees: developing culturally appropriate measures and assessing socio-cultural risk factors
    Kamaldeep Bhui
    Centre for Psychiatry Barts and The London Medical School, Charterhouse Sq, London, EC1M, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:400-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to develop a culturally appropriate instrument, and address the methodological challenges and assess some risk factors for mental disorder among Somalis in London...
  12. pmc Psychopathology and physical activity as predictors of chronic fatigue syndrome in the 1958 british birth cohort: a replication study of the 1946 and 1970 birth cohorts
    Laura Goodwin
    Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    Ann Epidemiol 21:343-50. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Childhood and adulthood socio-economic position and midlife depressive and anxiety disorders
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:152-3. 2008
    ..Effects of childhood socio-economic position on adult depressive disorders may be mediated through adult socio-economic position...
  14. doi request reprint Racism, mental illness and social support in the UK
    Apu T Chakraborty
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Hampstead Campus, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:1115-24. 2010
    ..We investigated whether social support from friends or relatives reduces the cross-sectional association between perceived racism and the risk of mental illness in an ethnic minority group...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress, physical illness and mortality risk
    Farhat Rasul
    Department of Psychiatry, Bart s and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK
    J Psychosom Res 57:231-6. 2004
    ..Psychological distress has been associated with an increased risk of overall and disease-specific mortality risk. This study examines whether the length of follow-up time influences mortality risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Future uncertainty and socioeconomic inequalities in health: the Whitehall II study
    Jane E Ferrie
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 57:637-46. 2003
    ..These findings imply that the specific effects of job insecurity in this cohort may be less important than the more general effects of financial insecurity in determining inequalities in health...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, social deprivation and psychological distress in adolescents: school-based epidemiological study in east London
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Department of Psychiatry, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Medical Sciences Building, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:233-8. 2004
    ..In adults the prevalence of psychological distress varies in different ethnic groups, and this has been explained by differences in socio-economic status. Is this also the case in adolescents?..
  18. ncbi request reprint Noise pollution: non-auditory effects on health
    Stephen A Stansfeld
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical Sciences Building, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    Br Med Bull 68:243-57. 2003
    ..Further research is needed examining coping strategies and the possible health consequences of adaptation to noise...
  19. pmc How do adolescents talk about self-harm: a qualitative study of disclosure in an ethnically diverse urban population in England
    Emily Klineberg
    Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:572. 2013
    ..This study aims to increase understanding about how adolescents in the community speak about self-harm; exploring their attitudes towards and experiences of disclosure and help-seeking...
  20. pmc Employment transitions and mental health: an analysis from the British household panel survey
    Claudia Thomas
    Department of Geography, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:243-9. 2005
    ..To describe the impact of changes between employment and various forms of non-employment, and vice versa, on the psychological wellbeing of men and of women...
  21. doi request reprint Depressive disorder, coronary heart disease, and stroke: dose-response and reverse causation effects in the Whitehall II cohort study
    Eric J Brunner
    University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 21:340-6. 2014
    ..Systematic reviews examining associations of depressive disorder with coronary heart disease and stroke produce mixed results. Failure to consider reverse causation and dose-response patterns may have caused inconsistencies in evidence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Common mental disorder and physical illness in the Renfrew and Paisley (MIDSPAN) study
    Farhat Rasul
    Department of Psychiatry, St Bartholomew s and Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    J Psychosom Res 53:1163-70. 2002
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Overcrowding in hospital wards as a predictor of antidepressant treatment among hospital staff
    Marianna Virtanen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1482-6. 2008
    ..This report assessed whether hospital ward overcrowding predicts antidepressant use among hospital staff...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of self-reported and observed job conditions on depression and anxiety symptoms: a comparison of theoretical models
    Joan M Griffin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London
    J Occup Health Psychol 12:334-49. 2007
    ..Exertion-related conditions (e.g., demands, effort, over commitment) were not consistently associated with depression or anxiety symptoms...
  25. ncbi request reprint The importance of low control at work and home on depression and anxiety: do these effects vary by gender and social class?
    Joan M Griffin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 54:783-98. 2002
    ..We conclude that, in addition to social roles and characteristics of the work environment, future investigations of gender inequalities in health incorporate variables associated with control at home and social position...
  26. pmc Psychological distress and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the Renfrew and Paisley (MIDSPAN) study
    Thomas P I Pembroke
    Centre of Psychiatry, The Old Anatomy Building, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Barts and The London Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:789-92. 2006
    ..This study examined whether psychological distress might be a predictor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Variations in associations of health risk behaviors among ethnic minority early adolescents
    Russell M Viner
    Department of Paediatrics, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, University College, London, United Kingdom
    J Adolesc Health 38:55. 2006
    ..To investigate patterns of vulnerability and protection factors associated with risk behaviors and the co-occurrence of risk behaviors in minority ethnicity early adolescents...
  28. ncbi request reprint Self-reported job insecurity and health in the Whitehall II study: potential explanations of the relationship
    Jane E Ferrie
    International Centre for Health and Society and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:1593-602. 2005
    ..With the addition of job control, these factors explained 60% of the association between job insecurity and minor psychiatric morbidity, and just over 80% of the association with depression in both sexes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is type A behavior really a trigger for coronary heart disease events?
    John E J Gallacher
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Psychosom Med 65:339-46. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare chronic with acute mechanisms by which Type A might predict incident coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  30. pmc Major depressive episodes and work stress: results from a national population survey
    Emma Robertson Blackmore
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14462 8409, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2088-93. 2007
    ..We determined the proportion of workers meeting criteria for major depressive episodes in the past year and examined the association between psychosocial work-stress variables and these episodes...