T Burns

Summary

Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intensive versus standard case management for severe psychotic illness: a randomised trial. UK 700 Group
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 353:2185-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Case management and assertive community treatment in Europe
    T Burns
    Community Psychiatry Section, St George s Hospital Medical School, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 52:631-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Which individuals with affective symptoms seek help? Results from the Zurich epidemiological study
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London SW1 0RE, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:419-26. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical advantages of amisulpride in the treatment of acute schizophrenia
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Int Med Res 29:451-66. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Switching antipsychotic medications: general recommendations and switching to amisulpride
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:201-8. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Objective social outcomes index (SIX): a method to summarise objective indicators of social outcomes in mental health care
    S Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 118:57-63. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of violent victimization amongst those with psychosis
    K Dean
    Department of Forensic Mental Health Science, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:345-53. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Do care patterns change over time in a newly established mental health service? A report from the UK700 trial
    M Fiander
    Department of Mental Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Eur Psychiatry 21:300-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint International differences in home treatment for mental health problems. Results of a systematic review
    T Burns
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:375-82. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Continuity of care in mental health: understanding and measuring a complex phenomenon
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Psychol Med 39:313-23. 2009

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Intensive versus standard case management for severe psychotic illness: a randomised trial. UK 700 Group
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 353:2185-9. 1999
    ..Despite equivocal results, in the UK and Europe, this approach is becoming accepted policy. We assessed the effect of smaller case loads...
  2. ncbi request reprint Case management and assertive community treatment in Europe
    T Burns
    Community Psychiatry Section, St George s Hospital Medical School, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 52:631-6. 2001
    ..They also examined reasons for the differing foci of case management studies across the different cultures. The authors summarize the symposium's findings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Which individuals with affective symptoms seek help? Results from the Zurich epidemiological study
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, Jenner Wing, Cranmer Terrace, London SW1 0RE, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:419-26. 2003
    ..This study aims to identify features which predict help-seeking behaviour in symptomatic individuals and to explore failure of help seeking in those who did not...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical advantages of amisulpride in the treatment of acute schizophrenia
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Int Med Res 29:451-66. 2001
    ..Amisulpride caused fewer neurological side-effects than conventional anti-psychotics and less weight gain than risperidone, both of which are crucial factors for long-term compliance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Switching antipsychotic medications: general recommendations and switching to amisulpride
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 18:201-8. 2002
    ..A total of 62% of patients received amisulpride doses in the range 400-800 mg/day and most (72%) required no dose adjustment. The great majority of patients (87%) switched to amisulpride without problems...
  6. doi request reprint Objective social outcomes index (SIX): a method to summarise objective indicators of social outcomes in mental health care
    S Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 118:57-63. 2008
    ..The study aimed to develop and test a simple, brief and meaningful index of social outcomes that can be used across a broad range of mental health studies and is potentially obtainable from routine documentation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of violent victimization amongst those with psychosis
    K Dean
    Department of Forensic Mental Health Science, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:345-53. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the prevalence and predictors of violent victimization amongst a community-dwelling sample of individuals with psychosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do care patterns change over time in a newly established mental health service? A report from the UK700 trial
    M Fiander
    Department of Mental Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Eur Psychiatry 21:300-6. 2006
    ..We aimed to test whether care delivery changes over time, and to describe any changes at the individual patient and team levels...
  9. ncbi request reprint International differences in home treatment for mental health problems. Results of a systematic review
    T Burns
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:375-82. 2002
    ..It is perceived that North American home treatment studies reveal greater success in reducing days in hospital than do European studies. There are difficulties in extrapolating findings internationally...
  10. doi request reprint Continuity of care in mental health: understanding and measuring a complex phenomenon
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Psychol Med 39:313-23. 2009
    ..We aimed to operationalize a multi-axial model of continuity of care and to use factor analysis to determine its validity for severe mental illness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Home treatment for mental health problems: a systematic review
    T Burns
    Department of Community Psychiatry, St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Health Technol Assess 5:1-139. 2001
    ..It is no longer recommended that home treatment be tested against inpatient care, or that small, localised studies replicate existing, more highly powered studies...
  12. doi request reprint Developing a user-generated measure of continuity of care: brief report
    D Rose
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:320-4. 2009
    ..In contrast to others, this measure has been generated from the perspectives of service users. As continuity of care is a concern particularly for those with severe mental illness, we have confined our work to this population group...
  13. doi request reprint Measuring patients' views: a bifactor model of distinct patient-reported outcomes in psychosis
    U Reininghaus
    Queen Mary University of London, Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:277-89. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Relatives of patients with severe psychotic illness: factors that influence appraisal of caregiving and psychological distress
    K Harvey
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Guy s King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:456-61. 2001
    ..We investigated the influence of demographic, social and clinical characteristics on relatives' experience when conceptualised using a stress-appraisal-coping paradigm...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does co-morbid personality disorder increase the risk of suicidal behaviour in psychosis?
    P Moran
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:441-8. 2003
    ..To examine the association between co-morbid personality disorder (PD) and suicidal behaviour over a 2-year period in a sample of patients with psychosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole in schizophrenia: consensus guidelines
    M J Travis
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 59:485-95. 2005
    ..The purpose of these guidelines is to outline the consensus reached by the Schizophrenia Innovation Working Group on best practice in prescribing and appropriate use of aripiprazole in the UK...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of intellectual functioning on symptoms and service use in schizophrenia
    R Chaplin
    Royal College of Psychiatrists College Research Unit, London, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 50:288-94. 2006
    ..Both groups in this study were receiving standard community psychiatric care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Social functioning as an outcome measure in schizophrenia studies
    T Burns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:403-18. 2007
    ..OBJECTIVe: Deficits in social functioning are a core feature of schizophrenia...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of alcohol consumption on cost of care in severe psychotic illness: a report from the UK700 study
    R Laugharne
    Department of General Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:241-6. 2002
    ..Alcohol misuse in psychotic patients is common and leads to poor treatment outcome. This study examines the relationship between alcohol consumption and cost of care in patients with a severe psychotic illness...
  20. doi request reprint Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and associated risk factors in women inmates admitted to a youth offenders institute in the UK
    G Gabriel
    Women s Health Clinic, HMP Holloway, London, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 19:26-9. 2008
    ..7% had never been previously diagnosed with a STI. Sexual health programmes in prisons should include screening as well as education about STI risk reduction and drug prevention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Home treatment for mental health problems: a systematic review
    J Catty
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London
    Psychol Med 32:383-401. 2002
    ..Concerns have been raised about the scope and generalizability of much community mental health research. In particular, both experimental and control services are poorly characterized...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does extra staff change clinical practice? A prospective study of the impact of extra resources in mental health teams
    A Kent
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:50-3. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Maintenance antipsychotic medication patterns in outpatient schizophrenia patients: a naturalistic cohort study
    T Burns
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:126-34. 2006
    ..Newer antipsychotics are increasingly used in schizophrenia maintenance. The UK change has been slow with little known on switching patterns. We aimed to investigate antipsychotic prescribing patterns in schizophrenia patients...
  24. doi request reprint A review of instruments developed to measure outcomes for carers of people with mental health problems
    K Harvey
    Department of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, Reading University, School of Psychology, Reading, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:164-76. 2008
    ..Measuring their experiences has become a priority, but there is no consensus on appropriate instruments. We aimed to review instruments carers consider relevant to their needs and assess evidence for their use...
  25. ncbi request reprint The cardiovascular and respiratory health of people with schizophrenia
    R Filik
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:298-305. 2006
    ..To examine the cardiovascular and respiratory health of people with severe mental illness (SMI) and compare findings with the Health Surveys for England...
  26. ncbi request reprint Standardized remission criteria in schizophrenia
    J van Os
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:91-5. 2006
    ..Recent work has focussed on schizophrenia as a 'deficit' state but little attention has been paid to defining illness plasticity in terms of symptomatic remission...
  27. ncbi request reprint Previous help sought by patients presenting to mental health services in Kumasi, Ghana
    J Appiah-Poku
    Department of Behavioural Science, School of Medical Science, UST, Kumsai, Ghana
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:208-11. 2004
    ..There are four services providing mental health care to the people of Kumasi, Ghana. This study aimed to identify previous help sought by patients presenting to the services for an initial assessment...
  28. ncbi request reprint The dental health of people with schizophrenia
    R G McCreadie
    Department of Clinical Research, Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:306-10. 2004
    ..To examine the dental health of community dwelling people with schizophrenia and to compare results with those in the general population...