David Kessler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial comparing mindfulness-based cognitive therapy with maintenance anti-depressant treatment in the prevention of depressive relapse/recurrence: the PREVENT trial
    Willem Kuyken
    Mood Disorders Centre, University of Exeter, UK
    Trials 11:99. 2010
  2. pmc Collaborative Depression Trial (CADET): multi-centre randomised controlled trial of collaborative care for depression--study protocol
    David A Richards
    Mood Disorders Centre, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, EX4 4QG, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:188. 2009
  3. pmc Detection of depression and anxiety in primary care: follow up study
    David Kessler
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
    BMJ 325:1016-7. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Therapist-delivered Internet psychotherapy for depression in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    David Kessler
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, NIHR National School for Primary Care Research, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Lancet 374:628-34. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Social class and access to specialist palliative care services
    David Kessler
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
    Palliat Med 19:105-10. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for primary care based patients with treatment resistant depression: results of the CoBalT randomised controlled trial
    Nicola Wiles
    Centre for Mental Health, Addiction and Suicide Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Lancet 381:375-84. 2013
  7. pmc 'I didn't want her to panic': unvoiced patient agendas in primary care consultations when consulting about antidepressants
    Alice Malpass
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e63-71. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cognitive-behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for treatment-resistant depression in primary care: economic evaluation of the CoBalT Trial
    Sandra Hollinghurst
    Sandra Hollinghurst, BA, MA, PhD, Fran E Carroll, Bsc, MSc, PhD, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol Anna Abel, Bsc, Mphil John Campbell, MD, FRCGP, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter Anne Garland, MSc, Nottingham Psychotherapy Unit, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Nottingham Bill Jerrom, PhD, Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust, Chippenham David Kessler, MD, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol Willem Kuyken, Bsc, PhD, DClinPsy, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter Jill Morrison, MBChB, MSc, PhD, Japan
    Br J Psychiatry 204:69-76. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with differential response to online cognitive behavioural therapy
    Katherine S Button
    School of Social and Community Medicine, Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, 15 23 Oakfield Grove, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:827-33. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint No effect of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (EPA and DHA) supplementation on depressed mood and cognitive function: a randomised controlled trial
    Peter J Rogers
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:421-31. 2008

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Publications26

  1. pmc Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial comparing mindfulness-based cognitive therapy with maintenance anti-depressant treatment in the prevention of depressive relapse/recurrence: the PREVENT trial
    Willem Kuyken
    Mood Disorders Centre, University of Exeter, UK
    Trials 11:99. 2010
    ..symptoms, (c) antidepressant (ADM) usage, (d) psychiatric and medical co-morbidity, (e) quality of life, and (f) cost effectiveness? An explanatory research question asks is an increase in mindfulness skills the key mechanism of change?..
  2. pmc Collaborative Depression Trial (CADET): multi-centre randomised controlled trial of collaborative care for depression--study protocol
    David A Richards
    Mood Disorders Centre, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, EX4 4QG, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:188. 2009
    ..This Phase III trial was preceded by a Phase II patient level RCT, following the MRC Complex Intervention Framework...
  3. pmc Detection of depression and anxiety in primary care: follow up study
    David Kessler
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
    BMJ 325:1016-7. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Therapist-delivered Internet psychotherapy for depression in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    David Kessler
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, NIHR National School for Primary Care Research, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Lancet 374:628-34. 2009
    ..We investigated the effectiveness of CBT delivered online in real time by a therapist for patients with depression in primary care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Social class and access to specialist palliative care services
    David Kessler
    Division of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL, UK
    Palliat Med 19:105-10. 2005
    ..To determine any social class differences in place of death of cancer patients in South Bristol; to explore the experience of carers; and to identify inequalities in access to palliative care...
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for primary care based patients with treatment resistant depression: results of the CoBalT randomised controlled trial
    Nicola Wiles
    Centre for Mental Health, Addiction and Suicide Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Lancet 381:375-84. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc 'I didn't want her to panic': unvoiced patient agendas in primary care consultations when consulting about antidepressants
    Alice Malpass
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e63-71. 2011
    ..There has been little attention to patients' contributions to primary care consultations over a period of time, when consulting about depression and its treatment with antidepressants...
  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of cognitive-behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for treatment-resistant depression in primary care: economic evaluation of the CoBalT Trial
    Sandra Hollinghurst
    Sandra Hollinghurst, BA, MA, PhD, Fran E Carroll, Bsc, MSc, PhD, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol Anna Abel, Bsc, Mphil John Campbell, MD, FRCGP, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter Anne Garland, MSc, Nottingham Psychotherapy Unit, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Nottingham Bill Jerrom, PhD, Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust, Chippenham David Kessler, MD, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol Willem Kuyken, Bsc, PhD, DClinPsy, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter Jill Morrison, MBChB, MSc, PhD, Japan
    Br J Psychiatry 204:69-76. 2014
    ..Depression is expensive to treat, but providing ineffective treatment is more expensive. Such is the case for many patients who do not respond to antidepressant medication...
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with differential response to online cognitive behavioural therapy
    Katherine S Button
    School of Social and Community Medicine, Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, 15 23 Oakfield Grove, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:827-33. 2012
    ..This study investigates whether factors prognostic of general depression outcome generally are also moderators of response to online CBT in a sample of depressed patients recruited through U.K. general practices...
  10. ncbi request reprint No effect of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (EPA and DHA) supplementation on depressed mood and cognitive function: a randomised controlled trial
    Peter J Rogers
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:421-31. 2008
    ..Adding the present result to a meta-analysis of previous relevant randomised controlled trial results confirmed an overall negligible benefit of n-3 LCPUFA supplementation for depressed mood...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of therapist-delivered online cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Sandra Hollinghurst
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:297-304. 2010
    ..Therapist-delivered online cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) has been found to be effective for depression in primary care...
  12. pmc Prevalence of treatment-resistant depression in primary care: cross-sectional data
    Laura Thomas
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 63:852-8. 2013
    ..Conclusion The high prevalence of TRD is an important challenge facing clinicians in UK primary care. A more proactive approach to managing this patient population is required to improve outcome. ..
  13. pmc Exploring patients' reasons for declining contact in a cognitive behavioural therapy randomised controlled trial in primary care
    Maria Barnes
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e371-7. 2012
    ..The difficulties of recruiting individuals into mental health trials are well documented. Few studies have collected information from those declining to take part in research, in order to understand the reasons behind this decision...
  14. doi request reprint No pain, no gain: depressed clients' experiences of cognitive behavioural therapy
    Maria Barnes
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 52:347-64. 2013
    ..What clients find difficult about CBT is poorly understood. This study explored clients' views and experiences of face-to-face CBT...
  15. pmc Opportunity cost of antidepressant prescribing in England: analysis of routine data
    Sandra Hollinghurst
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS6 6JL
    BMJ 330:999-1000. 2005
  16. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for treatment resistant depression in primary care: the CoBalT randomised controlled trial protocol
    Laura J Thomas
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Road, Bristol, BS8 2BN, UK
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:312-9. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Primary-care patients' expectations and experiences of online cognitive behavioural therapy for depression: a qualitative study
    Angela Beattie
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Natinoal Institute for Health Research NIHR, School for Primary Care Research, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Health Expect 12:45-59. 2009
    ..To explore expectations and experiences of online cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) among primary-care patients with depression, focusing on how this mode of delivery impacts upon the therapeutic experience...
  18. pmc Concordance between PHQ-9 scores and patients' experiences of depression: a mixed methods study
    Alice Malpass
    University of Bristol, Academic Unit of Primary Care, 25 27 Belgrave Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2AAA
    Br J Gen Pract 60:e231-8. 2010
    ..The Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) is one of the validated instruments that GPs can use to assess the patient's clinical state...
  19. doi request reprint "Medication career" or "moral career"? The two sides of managing antidepressants: a meta-ethnography of patients' experience of antidepressants
    Alice Malpass
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, NIHR National School for Primary Care Research, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, BS8 2AA, UK
    Soc Sci Med 68:154-68. 2009
    ..e. their 'moral career' of medication use. This may lead to valuable discussion of what taking antidepressants means for patients' sense of self and how their treatment decisions may be influenced by a felt sense of stigma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids on depressed mood: systematic review of published trials
    Katherine M Appleton
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1308-16. 2006
    ..Greater dietary intakes of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) may be beneficial for depressed mood...
  21. ncbi request reprint Advice to eat fish and mood: a randomised controlled trial in men with angina
    Andrew R Ness
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, UK
    Nutr Neurosci 6:63-5. 2003
    ..This trial provides no evidence that increased fatty fish intake in people without depressive symptoms has any substantial effect on mood...
  22. pmc A qualitative study exploring how GPs decide to prescribe antidepressants
    Julia Hyde
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Br J Gen Pract 55:755-62. 2005
    ..As a result, it might be thought that GPs, in line with current guidelines, will inevitably prescribe antidepressants for patients presenting with symptoms of anxiety and depression. This study examines the accuracy of this view...
  23. pmc Screening for depression in primary care
    David Kessler
    Br J Gen Pract 55:659-60. 2005
  24. pmc Normalisation: horrible word, useful idea
    David Kessler
    Br J Gen Pract 54:163-4. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Depressed mood and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake from fish: non-linear or confounded association?
    Katherine M Appleton
    School of Psychology, Queen s University of Belfast, 18 30 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5BP, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:100-4. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint The Zuni kidney project: a collaborative approach to an epidemic of kidney disease
    Christine A Stidley
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S139-43. 2003
    ..In contrast, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia were more common among men than women. The ZKP is incorporating these preliminary data into planning for the development and implementation of primary and secondary prevention programs...