Derek Summerfield

Summary

Affiliation: South London and Maudsley NHS Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint War, exile, moral knowledge and the limits of psychiatric understanding: a clinical case study of a Bosnian refugee in London
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:264-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental well-being in settings of 'complex emergency': an overview
    Astier M Almedom
    Tufts University, Boston, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 36:381-8. 2004
  3. pmc How scientifically valid is the knowledge base of global mental health?
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 336:992-4. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Proposals for massive expansion of psychological therapies would be counterproductive across society
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:326-30. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint What is the WMA for? The case of the Israeli Medical Association
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AB, London, UK
    Lancet 361:424; discussion 425-6. 2003
  6. pmc Effects of war: moral knowledge, revenge, reconciliation, and medicalised concepts of "recovery"
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 325:1105-7. 2002
  7. pmc Depression: epidemic or pseudo-epidemic?
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:161-2. 2006
  8. pmc Fighting "terrorism" with torture
    Derek Summerfield
    BMJ 326:773-4. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of the Israel and World Medical Associations
    Derek Summerfield
    Lancet 361:1827. 2003
  10. pmc Medical ethics, the Israeli Medical Association, and the state of the World Medical Association: Open letter to the BMA
    Derek Summerfield
    BMJ 327:561; discussion 561-2. 2003

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint War, exile, moral knowledge and the limits of psychiatric understanding: a clinical case study of a Bosnian refugee in London
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:264-8. 2003
    ..This paper describes a Bosnian refugee, a survivor of war and ethnic cleansing, during a 3-year follow-up in a psychiatry clinic...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental well-being in settings of 'complex emergency': an overview
    Astier M Almedom
    Tufts University, Boston, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 36:381-8. 2004
    ..Scholars and practitioners in the biosocial sciences may wish to engage in the empirical study of human (if not humanitarian) responses to disaster focusing on questions as yet unanswered...
  3. pmc How scientifically valid is the knowledge base of global mental health?
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 336:992-4. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Proposals for massive expansion of psychological therapies would be counterproductive across society
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:326-30. 2008
    ..result in the medicalisation of normal distress? Or are they simply an evidenced-based solution for a previously unmet need? In this debate Derek Summerfield and David Veale discuss the issues raised by these controversial proposals.
  5. ncbi request reprint What is the WMA for? The case of the Israeli Medical Association
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AB, London, UK
    Lancet 361:424; discussion 425-6. 2003
  6. pmc Effects of war: moral knowledge, revenge, reconciliation, and medicalised concepts of "recovery"
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 325:1105-7. 2002
  7. pmc Depression: epidemic or pseudo-epidemic?
    Derek Summerfield
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:161-2. 2006
  8. pmc Fighting "terrorism" with torture
    Derek Summerfield
    BMJ 326:773-4. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of the Israel and World Medical Associations
    Derek Summerfield
    Lancet 361:1827. 2003
  10. pmc Medical ethics, the Israeli Medical Association, and the state of the World Medical Association: Open letter to the BMA
    Derek Summerfield
    BMJ 327:561; discussion 561-2. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Medical ethical violations in Gaza
    Colin Green
    Department of Surgical Research, Northwick Park and St Marks NHS Trust, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UK
    Lancet 370:2102. 2007
  12. pmc ICD and DSM are contemporary cultural documents
    Derek Summerfield
    BMJ 324:914. 2002