D A Alexander

Summary

Affiliation: The Robert Gordon University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combat-related disorders: a persistent chimera
    D A Alexander
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
    J R Army Med Corps 154:96-101. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint First responders after disasters: a review of stress reactions, at-risk, vulnerability, and resilience factors
    David A Alexander
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, The Robert Gordon University, and the Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Prehosp Disaster Med 24:87-94. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambulance personnel and critical incidents: impact of accident and emergency work on mental health and emotional well-being
    D A Alexander
    Department of Mental Health, Medical School, University of Aberdeen and Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 178:76-81. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of a web-based intervention to promote mental wellbeing in women and partners following miscarriage, using a modified patient preference trial design: an external pilot
    S Klein
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Institute for Health and Welfare Research, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK
    BJOG 119:762-7. 2012
  5. pmc Psychiatric sequelae and psychosocial adjustment following ocular trauma: a retrospective pilot study
    D A Alexander
    University of Aberdeen and Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:560-2. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and interleukin 6 receptor in post-traumatic stress disorder: a pilot study
    R J Miller
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB9 2ZD, UK
    Cytokine 13:253-5. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Nairobi terrorist bombing: the personal experience of a mental health adviser
    D A Alexander
    Department of Mental Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Int J Emerg Ment Health 3:249-57. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Disturbance of pro-inflammatory cytokines in post-traumatic psychopathology
    A G Sutherland
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, AB9 2ZD, Scotland, Aberdeen, UK
    Cytokine 24:219-25. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Survivors of the Piper Alpha oil platform disaster: long-term follow-up study
    Alastair M Hull
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:433-8. 2002

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Combat-related disorders: a persistent chimera
    D A Alexander
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
    J R Army Med Corps 154:96-101. 2008
    ..We must avoid becoming preoccupied with risk and psychopathology...
  2. ncbi request reprint First responders after disasters: a review of stress reactions, at-risk, vulnerability, and resilience factors
    David A Alexander
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, The Robert Gordon University, and the Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Prehosp Disaster Med 24:87-94. 2009
    ..This review will explore these themes by highlighting important findings and areas of uncertainty...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambulance personnel and critical incidents: impact of accident and emergency work on mental health and emotional well-being
    D A Alexander
    Department of Mental Health, Medical School, University of Aberdeen and Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 178:76-81. 2001
    ..The association between mental health and occupational factors among ambulance personnel has not been thoroughly investigated in the UK...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of a web-based intervention to promote mental wellbeing in women and partners following miscarriage, using a modified patient preference trial design: an external pilot
    S Klein
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Institute for Health and Welfare Research, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK
    BJOG 119:762-7. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Psychiatric sequelae and psychosocial adjustment following ocular trauma: a retrospective pilot study
    D A Alexander
    University of Aberdeen and Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:560-2. 2001
    ..To identify the prevalence of psychiatric and adjustment problems after ocular trauma and those factors related to a poor outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and interleukin 6 receptor in post-traumatic stress disorder: a pilot study
    R J Miller
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB9 2ZD, UK
    Cytokine 13:253-5. 2001
    ..DISCUSSION: we have demonstrated a relationship between post-traumatic psychological and biological disturbance, which provides the basis for further research on the effects of psychological disturbance on physical recovery after injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nairobi terrorist bombing: the personal experience of a mental health adviser
    D A Alexander
    Department of Mental Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Int J Emerg Ment Health 3:249-57. 2001
    ..The author describes the terrorist incident, how the Kenyans responded to it and his own role. He also highlights important learning points, dilemmas and challenges which an adviser might encounter...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disturbance of pro-inflammatory cytokines in post-traumatic psychopathology
    A G Sutherland
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Aberdeen Medical School, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, AB9 2ZD, Scotland, Aberdeen, UK
    Cytokine 24:219-25. 2003
    ..PTP is associated with a disturbance of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, and may lead to impaired healing. We have investigated the relationship between PTP and pro-inflammatory markers of the metabolic response to trauma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Survivors of the Piper Alpha oil platform disaster: long-term follow-up study
    Alastair M Hull
    Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research, Royal Cornhill Hospital, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:433-8. 2002
    ..The long-term psychological effects of surviving a major disaster are poorly understood. We undertook a survey of survivors of the Piper Alpha oil platform disaster (1988)...