Chris Dickens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do cognitive and behavioral factors mediate the impact of depression on medical outcomes in people with coronary heart disease?
    Chris Dickens
    Psychiatry Research Group, School of Community Based Medicine, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 31:105-10. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression is a risk factor for mortality after myocardial infarction: fact or artifact?
    Chris Dickens
    Psychological Medicine Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, Manchester, England
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1834-40. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Negative illness perceptions are associated with new-onset depression following myocardial infarction
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:414-20. 2008
  4. doi request reprint New onset depression following myocardial infarction predicts cardiac mortality
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL
    Psychosom Med 70:450-5. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Contribution of depression and anxiety to impaired health-related quality of life following first myocardial infarction
    C M Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:367-72. 2006
  6. pmc Collaborative Interventions for Circulation and Depression (COINCIDE): study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial of collaborative care for depression in people with diabetes and/or coronary heart disease
    Peter A Coventry
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Institute of Population Health and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Trials 13:139. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between depressive episode before first myocardial infarction and worse cardiac failure following infarction
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, and the Department of Cardiology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, U K
    Psychosomatics 46:523-8. 2005
  8. pmc Update on the collaborative interventions for circulation and depression (COINCIDE) trial: changes to planned methodology of a cluster randomized controlled trial of collaborative care for depression in people with diabetes and/or coronary heart disease
    Peter A Coventry
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Institute of Population Health and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Trials 14:136. 2013
  9. pmc The association between neighbourhood socio-economic status and the onset of chronic widespread pain: results from the EPIFUND study
    Kelly A Davies
    Arthritis Research Campaign ARC, Epidemiology Unit, Research School of Translational Medicine, Stopford Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 13:635-40. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Accessing primary health care: a meta-ethnography of the experiences of British South Asian patients with diabetes, coronary heart disease or a mental health problem
    Charlotte R Garrett
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Health Sciences Research Group and Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Chronic Illn 8:135-55. 2012

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Do cognitive and behavioral factors mediate the impact of depression on medical outcomes in people with coronary heart disease?
    Chris Dickens
    Psychiatry Research Group, School of Community Based Medicine, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 31:105-10. 2011
    ..We conducted a prospective cohort study to investigate whether the impact of depression on subsequent impaired health-related quality of life (HRQoL) was mediated by cognitive and behavioral pathways...
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression is a risk factor for mortality after myocardial infarction: fact or artifact?
    Chris Dickens
    Psychological Medicine Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, Manchester, England
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1834-40. 2007
    ..This study sought to investigate the long-term impact of depression on cardiac mortality after myocardial infarction (MI) and to assess whether the timing of depression influences the findings...
  3. doi request reprint Negative illness perceptions are associated with new-onset depression following myocardial infarction
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:414-20. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that negative perceptions about heart disease at the time of the myocardial infarction (MI) were associated with the onset of new episodes of depression following MI...
  4. doi request reprint New onset depression following myocardial infarction predicts cardiac mortality
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL
    Psychosom Med 70:450-5. 2008
    ..We report on a study investigating whether the timing of the onset of depression, with regard to the MI, affected its impact on subsequent cardiac mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Contribution of depression and anxiety to impaired health-related quality of life following first myocardial infarction
    C M Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:367-72. 2006
    ..The extent to which depression impairs health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in the physically ill has not been clearly established...
  6. pmc Collaborative Interventions for Circulation and Depression (COINCIDE): study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial of collaborative care for depression in people with diabetes and/or coronary heart disease
    Peter A Coventry
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Institute of Population Health and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Trials 13:139. 2012
    ..The study also aimed to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the intervention over 6 months, and to assess qualitatively the extent to which collaborative care was implemented in the intervention general practices...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between depressive episode before first myocardial infarction and worse cardiac failure following infarction
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, and the Department of Cardiology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, U K
    Psychosomatics 46:523-8. 2005
    ..The impact of depression on postinfarction outcome may result from the influence of preinfarction depression on the degree of cardiac failure...
  8. pmc Update on the collaborative interventions for circulation and depression (COINCIDE) trial: changes to planned methodology of a cluster randomized controlled trial of collaborative care for depression in people with diabetes and/or coronary heart disease
    Peter A Coventry
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Institute of Population Health and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Trials 14:136. 2013
    ..The COINCIDE trial aims to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a collaborative care intervention for depression in people with diabetes and/or coronary heart disease attending English general practices...
  9. pmc The association between neighbourhood socio-economic status and the onset of chronic widespread pain: results from the EPIFUND study
    Kelly A Davies
    Arthritis Research Campaign ARC, Epidemiology Unit, Research School of Translational Medicine, Stopford Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 13:635-40. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the hypothesis that socio-economic status predicts the onset of CWP but that this relationship would be explained by psychological factors...
  10. doi request reprint Accessing primary health care: a meta-ethnography of the experiences of British South Asian patients with diabetes, coronary heart disease or a mental health problem
    Charlotte R Garrett
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Health Sciences Research Group and Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Chronic Illn 8:135-55. 2012
    ..To develop an explanatory framework of the problems accessing primary care health services experienced by British South Asian patients with a long-term condition or mental health problem...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of depression and rheumatoid arthritis
    Chris Dickens
    School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychosomatics 44:209-15. 2003
    ..Recognition by clinicians of the importance of social stresses, independent of disease state, should lead to more appropriate and specific psychological and social treatment of depression in rheumatoid arthritis...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relationship between vital exhaustion, depression and comorbid illnesses in patients following first myocardial infarction
    Linda McGowan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Psychosom Res 57:183-8. 2004
    ..We have examined the association between depression and vital exhaustion and investigated the extent to which any association is the result of comorbid illnesses...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of health-related quality of life and health service utilisation in people with chronic low back pain
    Philip Keeley
    Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Coupland III Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Pain 135:142-50. 2008
    ..Interventions targeting these psychosocial variables in clinic patients may lead to improved quality of life and healthcare costs...
  14. doi request reprint Collaborative care for depression and anxiety problems
    Janine Archer
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD006525. 2012
    ..Collaborative care is a complex intervention based on chronic disease management models that may be effective in the management of these common mental health problems...
  15. pmc Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal stress axis function and the relationship with chronic widespread pain and its antecedents
    John McBeth
    Arthritis Research Campaign ARC Epidemiology Unit, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R992-R1000. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of depression on experimental pain perception: a systematic review of the literature with meta-analysis
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Psychosom Med 65:369-75. 2003
    ..This systematic review and meta-analysis was performed to examine the impact of depression on the perception of experimental pain stimuli...
  17. pmc The effect of complex interventions on depression and anxiety in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Peter A Coventry
    Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Greater Manchester, Centre for Primary Care, and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e60532. 2013
    ..We then determined what types of psychological and lifestyle interventions are most effective...
  18. pmc Talking about depression: a qualitative study of barriers to managing depression in people with long term conditions in primary care
    Peter A Coventry
    Greater Manchester Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Health Sciences Research Group and Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 12:10. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify and explore barriers to detecting and managing depression in primary care in people with two exemplar LTCs: diabetes and coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  19. doi request reprint Multimorbidity, service organization and clinical decision making in primary care: a qualitative study
    Peter Bower
    National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care Research, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Health Sciences Research Group, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Fam Pract 28:579-87. 2011
    ..Primary care professionals often manage patients with multiple long-term health conditions, but managing multimorbidity is challenging given time and resource constraints and interactions between conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychological correlates of pain behavior in patients with chronic low back pain
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Psychosomatics 43:42-8. 2002
    ..Pain behaviors may influence other physical measures. Further studies are required to investigate the relation between depression and pain behavior while controlling for gender differences...
  21. ncbi request reprint Depression in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review of the literature with meta-analysis
    Chris Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    Psychosom Med 64:52-60. 2002
    ..In addition, we investigated the extent to which sociodemographic characteristics, level of pain, and method of assessing depression might affect the degree of depression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessing the independent contribution to quality of life from anxiety and depression in patients with advanced cancer
    E M Smith
    St Ann s Hospice, Manchester, Little Hulton, UK
    Palliat Med 17:509-13. 2003
    ..Depression is common amongst palliative care patients and has been shown to adversely affect quality of life. This study aimed to examine the independent contribution of depression to quality of life...
  23. pmc Lack of a close confidant, but not depression, predicts further cardiac events after myocardial infarction
    C M Dickens
    Psychological Medicine Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, Manchester, UK
    Heart 90:518-22. 2004
    ..To assess the role of depression and lack of social support before myocardial infarction (MI) in determining outcome in a large representative sample of patients admitted after MI in the UK...
  24. ncbi request reprint The risk factors for depression in first myocardial infarction patients
    C M Dickens
    Department of Psychiatry, Manchester University, UK
    Psychol Med 34:1083-92. 2004
    ..This study considered whether the causes of depression occurring before and after myocardial infarction were similar to those of depression in the general population...
  25. ncbi request reprint The associations of anxiety, depression and personal illness representations with glycaemic control and health-related quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    C Paschalides
    Diabetes Research Group, Manchester Diabetes Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    J Psychosom Res 57:557-64. 2004
    ..This study examined the interrelationships of anxiety, depression and personal illness representations with glycaemic control and health-related quality of life in adults with Type 2 diabetes...