R C Baldwin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular basis of late-onset depressive disorder
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:157-60. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 1-year mortality in patients discharged from hospital following acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Metropolitan University of Manchester, Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 34:491-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Poor prognosis of depression in elderly people: causes and actions
    R C Baldwin
    Central Manchester Healthcare Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Ann Med 32:252-6. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Neurological findings in late-onset depressive disorder: comparison of individuals with and without depression
    Robert Baldwin
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, York House, Manchester Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9BX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:308-13. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Is vascular depression a distinct sub-type of depressive disorder? A review of causal evidence
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1-11. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a nurse-led mental health liaison service for older people reduce psychiatric morbidity in acute general medical wards? A randomised controlled trial
    Robert Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 33:472-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Guideline for the management of late-life depression in primary care
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:829-38. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Research into depressive disorder in later life: who is doing what? A literature search from 1998-2001
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, York House, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:335-46. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of abnormalities seen on magnetic resonance imaging in late life depression: clinical outcome, mortality and progression to dementia at three years
    R C Baldwin
    York House, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9 WL, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:1097-104. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Health behaviour, depression and religiosity in older patients admitted to intermediate care
    A M Yohannes
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:735-40. 2008

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular basis of late-onset depressive disorder
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:157-60. 2002
    ..Growing evidence suggests that there may be a subtype of depression arising in later life that is characterised by a distinct clinical presentation and an association with cerebrovascular disease. This has been termed 'vascular depression'...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 1-year mortality in patients discharged from hospital following acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Metropolitan University of Manchester, Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 34:491-6. 2005
    ..acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) is a major cause of hospital admission, and predicts subsequent medium-term mortality. We aimed to examine mortality predictors in patients discharged from hospital after AECOPD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Poor prognosis of depression in elderly people: causes and actions
    R C Baldwin
    Central Manchester Healthcare Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Ann Med 32:252-6. 2000
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  4. ncbi request reprint Neurological findings in late-onset depressive disorder: comparison of individuals with and without depression
    Robert Baldwin
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, York House, Manchester Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9BX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:308-13. 2005
    ..Organic factors are thought to be important in late-life depressive disorder but there have been few studies specifically of neurological signs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Is vascular depression a distinct sub-type of depressive disorder? A review of causal evidence
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1-11. 2005
    ..Vascular depression is an important conceptual and clinical concept...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a nurse-led mental health liaison service for older people reduce psychiatric morbidity in acute general medical wards? A randomised controlled trial
    Robert Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 33:472-8. 2004
    ..To determine the clinical effectiveness of a nurse-led mental health liaison service in managing mental health problems in older physically ill inpatients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Guideline for the management of late-life depression in primary care
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:829-38. 2003
    ..To develop a guideline for the primary care management of depression in later life based on best practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Research into depressive disorder in later life: who is doing what? A literature search from 1998-2001
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, York House, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:335-46. 2002
    ..In order to help clarify what progress has been made, the author conducted a literature review of original research subsequent to three recent major reviews...
  9. ncbi request reprint The prognostic significance of abnormalities seen on magnetic resonance imaging in late life depression: clinical outcome, mortality and progression to dementia at three years
    R C Baldwin
    York House, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9 WL, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:1097-104. 2000
    ..To study the course of depressive symptoms over 3 years, rate of dementia and mortality in relation to baseline neuroradiological abnormalities...
  10. doi request reprint Health behaviour, depression and religiosity in older patients admitted to intermediate care
    A M Yohannes
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:735-40. 2008
    ..To examine health behaviour, severity of depression, gender differences and religiosity in older patients admitted to intermediate care for further rehabilitation...
  11. doi request reprint Depression and anxiety in chronic heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: prevalence, relevance, clinical implications and management principles
    A M Yohannes
    Department of Health Professions, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1209-21. 2010
    ..To review evidence regarding the prevalence, causation, clinical implications, aspects of healthcare utilisation and management of depression and anxiety in chronic heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study of antidepressant drug therapy in depressed elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    A M Yohannes
    Lecturer, Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:451-4. 2001
    ..To examine the acceptability of fluoxetine in elderly depressed patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint 'Justifiable depression': how primary care professionals and patients view late-life depression? A qualitative study
    Heather Burroughs
    Division of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Rusholme Academic Unit, Rusholme, Manchester M14 5NP, UK
    Fam Pract 23:369-77. 2006
    ..Depression is the commonest mental health problem in elderly people and continues to be underdiagnosed and undertreated...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence of depression and anxiety symptoms in elderly patients admitted in post-acute intermediate care
    A M Yohannes
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manchester Metropolitan University, Elizabeth Gaskell Campus, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:1141-7. 2008
    ..We investigated the prevalence and predictors of depression and anxiety symptoms in older patients admitted for further rehabilitation in post acute intermediate care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Old age mental health services in England: implementing the National Service Framework for Older People
    Sue Tucker
    PSSRU, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:211-7. 2007
    ..In England, the National Service Framework for Older People (NSFOP) sought to address these inconsistencies and improve care. This study describes the situation three years after its publication...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validation of short screening tests for depression and cognitive impairment in older medically ill inpatients
    Hannah Goring
    Department of Psychology, Tameside General Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:465-71. 2004
    ..To investigate the criterion validity of the four-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS4) and the six-item Orientation-Memory-Concentration-test (OMC) against longer widely used screening instruments...
  17. doi request reprint Integrating mental health services for older people in England - from rhetoric to reality
    Sue Tucker
    PSSRU, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Interprof Care 23:341-54. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings and the challenges inherent in providing integrated care for this client group are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment and prevention of depression after surgery for hip fracture in older people: randomized, controlled trials
    Alistair Burns
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:75-80. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of a psychiatric intervention in treating depression (treatment study) and the effect of a psychological treatment in preventing depression (prevention study) after hip fracture in older people...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mortality predictors in disabling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in old age
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    The Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Age Ageing 31:137-40. 2002
    ..prospectively to evaluate predictors of mortality in elderly patients with disabling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of psychiatric syndromes due to cerebrovascular disease
    Raghu Paranthaman
    Edale House, Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:453-70. 2006
    ..Future studies might include multi-modal interventions using the principles of active case management and pharmacological studies which target both specific neuropsychiatric symptoms and underlying cerebrovascular disorder...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of late life depression: a three-year cohort study of outcome and potential predictors
    Robert C Baldwin
    Old Age Psychiatry, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:57-63. 2006
    ..Late-onset depression (LOD) has a poor prognosis which may be worsened by the presence of cerebrovascular disease. Few studies have explored prospectively the influence of vascular risk factors on longer term prognosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sub-threshold depression in elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Abebaw M Yohannes
    Manchester School of Physiotherapy, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:412-6. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that COPD patients with sub-threshold depression would have levels of disability and impaired quality of life approaching that for major depression and significantly greater than for non-depressed COPD patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of CSF flow patterns in the cerebral aqueduct in treatment-resistant late-life depression: a potential biomarker of microvascular angiopathy
    Josephine H Naish
    Imaging Science and Biomedical Engineering, University of Manchester, and Education and Research Center, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Magn Reson Med 56:509-16. 2006
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that MR measurement of CSF flow abnormalities provides a biomarker of MVA, and thus could have application in a wide range of age-related diseases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Recent understandings in geriatric affective disorder
    Robert C Baldwin
    Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust, Edale House, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:539-43. 2007
    ..This article focuses on recent research into depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety in older people...
  25. ncbi request reprint Support in the community for people with dementia and their carers
    Robert C Baldwin
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:857. 2003