H Meltzer

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Affiliation: University of Leicester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Relationship between parental psychopathology, parenting strategies and child mental health--findings from the GB national study
    Panos Vostanis
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:509-14. 2006
  2. pmc The burden of caring for children with emotional or conduct disorders
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Int J Family Med 2011:801203. 2011
  3. doi The relationship between personal debt and specific common mental disorders
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:108-13. 2013
  4. doi Feelings of loneliness among adults with mental disorder
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TP, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:5-13. 2013
  5. doi Children who run away from home: risks for suicidal behavior and substance misuse
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    J Adolesc Health 51:415-21. 2012
  6. doi Physical ill health, disability, dependence and depression: results from the 2007 national survey of psychiatric morbidity among adults in England
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Disabil Health J 5:102-10. 2012
  7. doi Personal debt and suicidal ideation
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 41:771-8. 2011
  8. doi Job insecurity, socio-economic circumstances and depression
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 40:1401-7. 2010
  9. ncbi Children's specific fears
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 35:781-9. 2009
  10. doi Victims of bullying in childhood and suicide attempts in adulthood
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, 22 28, Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Eur Psychiatry 26:498-503. 2011

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Publications50

  1. ncbi Relationship between parental psychopathology, parenting strategies and child mental health--findings from the GB national study
    Panos Vostanis
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:509-14. 2006
    ..As most previous studies included clinical samples, the purpose of this study was to establish the relationship between parental psychopathology and parenting strategies with child psychiatric disorders in a national survey population...
  2. pmc The burden of caring for children with emotional or conduct disorders
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Int J Family Med 2011:801203. 2011
    ..Because parents feel embarrassed and stigmatized, they may hide their own feelings which may further exacerbate the situation...
  3. doi The relationship between personal debt and specific common mental disorders
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, UK
    Eur J Public Health 23:108-13. 2013
    ..We aim to estimate the prevalence of 'specific' mental disorders based on ICD-10 research diagnostic criteria by type of debt and quantify the additional influence of addictive behaviours...
  4. doi Feelings of loneliness among adults with mental disorder
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester, LE1 6TP, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:5-13. 2013
    ....
  5. doi Children who run away from home: risks for suicidal behavior and substance misuse
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    J Adolesc Health 51:415-21. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Physical ill health, disability, dependence and depression: results from the 2007 national survey of psychiatric morbidity among adults in England
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Disabil Health J 5:102-10. 2012
    ..Both cross-sectional and longitudinal studies have clearly shown that medical illness and physical disability are strongly associated with depression...
  7. doi Personal debt and suicidal ideation
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 41:771-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between personal debt and suicidal ideation in the context of sociodemographic factors, employment and income, lifestyle behaviours, and recently experienced traumatic events...
  8. doi Job insecurity, socio-economic circumstances and depression
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 40:1401-7. 2010
    ..The relationship between job insecurity and poor mental health is known. However, we do not know how this relationship is affected by individual socio-economic circumstances...
  9. ncbi Children's specific fears
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 35:781-9. 2009
    ..Our aim is to present the prevalence of specific fears among children in the Great Britain, their socio-demographic correlates, in particular their association with ethnicity...
  10. doi Victims of bullying in childhood and suicide attempts in adulthood
    H Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology, University of Leicester, 22 28, Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Eur Psychiatry 26:498-503. 2011
    ..To examine whether self-reported exposure to bullying during childhood is associated with suicide attempts over the life course, and if so, what mechanisms could account for this relationship...
  11. ncbi Children's perceptions of neighbourhood trustworthiness and safety and their mental health
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1208-13. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine one aspect of social capital--perceived neighbourhood trust and safety in relation to childhood psychopathology...
  12. doi Age and birth cohort differences in depression in repeated cross-sectional surveys in England: the National Psychiatric Morbidity Surveys, 1993 to 2007
    N Spiers
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 42:2047-55. 2012
    ..This article focuses on depression and tests the hypothesis that successive birth cohorts experience the same prevalence of depression as they age...
  13. ncbi Service utilization by children with conduct disorders: findings from the 2004 Great Britain child mental health survey
    Raghuram Shivram
    Child Psychiatry, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:555-63. 2009
    ..Involvement of specialist child mental health services should be requested in the presence of mental health co-morbidity...
  14. doi Trends in suicidal ideation in England: the National Psychiatric Morbidity Surveys of 2000 and 2007
    N Spiers
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 44:175-83. 2014
    ..Recent falls in suicide rates should be accompanied by a decline in the prevalence of suicidal ideation...
  15. ncbi Psychosis in the community and in prisons: a report from the British National Survey of psychiatric morbidity
    Traolach Brugha
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Rd, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 162:774-80. 2005
    ..The authors compared two samples of subjects 16-64 years of age: those from the general population of residents in Great Britain and prisoners in England and Wales...
  16. doi Epidemiology of autism spectrum disorders in adults in the community in England
    Traolach S Brugha
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:459-65. 2011
    ..If the prevalence of autism is increasing, rates in older adults would be expected to be lower than rates among younger adults...
  17. ncbi Worry content across the lifespan: an analysis of 16- to 74-year-old participants in the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity 2000
    James Lindesay
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1625-33. 2006
    ..Previous studies suggest that worry content and prevalence may vary as a function of age, but evidence is limited...
  18. ncbi The spectrum of suicidal ideation in Great Britain: comparisons across a 16-74 years age range
    Michael Dennis
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 37:795-805. 2007
    ..However, associations with the presence of psychiatric disorder across the age range are unclear. Representative epidemiological estimates are needed...
  19. ncbi Trends in service use and treatment for mental disorders in adults throughout Great Britain
    Traolach S Brugha
    Brandon Mental Health Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:378-84. 2004
    ..Trends in health treatments and outcomes in the general population may be used to monitor achievement of health targets...
  20. ncbi Primary group size, social support, gender and future mental health status in a prospective study of people living in private households throughout Great Britain
    Traolach S Brugha
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 35:705-14. 2005
    ..Previous research suggests that associations between social network size and later common mental disorder status may differ according to sex and initial mental state...
  21. ncbi Service utilisation by children with conduct disorders--findings from the GB National Study
    Panos Vostanis
    University of Leicester, Greenwood Institute of Child Health, Westcotes House, Westcotes Drive, Leicester LE3 0QU, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:231-8. 2003
    ..Children with conduct disorders and their families come into contact with a range of community and specialist agencies...
  22. ncbi Risk factors and the prevalence of neurosis and psychosis in ethnic groups in Great Britain
    Traolach Brugha
    University of Leicester, Section of Social and Epidemiological Psychiatry, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:939-46. 2004
    ..Our aim was to examine whether variations in the prevalence of neurosis and psychosis between ethnic minorities throughout Great Britain are explained by social disadvantage...
  23. doi Validating two survey methods for identifying cases of autism spectrum disorder among adults in the community
    T S Brugha
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 42:647-56. 2012
    ..We tested the validity of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule module-4 (ADOS-4) and the 20-item Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ-20)...
  24. ncbi The impact of physical illnesses on non-psychotic psychiatric morbidity: data from the household survey of psychiatric morbidity in Great Britain
    Debbie Cooke
    Centre for Behavioural and Social Sciences in Medicine, University College London, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 12:463-71. 2007
    ..2) To compare psychiatric morbidity between respondents with one of the 11 illnesses to those with more than one physical illness...
  25. ncbi A prospective study of childhood psychopathology: independent predictors of change over three years
    Tamsin Ford
    Institute of Health Service Research, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Peninsula Medical School, St Luke s Campus, Heavitree Road, Exeter, EX2 2LU, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:953-61. 2007
    ....
  26. doi Recent trends in UK child and adolescent mental health
    Barbara Maughan
    PO46MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:305-10. 2008
    ..Past studies have documented rising levels of conduct problems among UK adolescents in the last quarter of the twentieth century, and increased rates of emotional difficulties between the 1980s and 1990s...
  27. ncbi The relative importance of child, family, school and neighbourhood correlates of childhood psychiatric disorder
    Tamsin Ford
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:487-96. 2004
    ..Our objective was to establish which correlates were independently associated with psychiatric disorder...
  28. ncbi Age variation in life events and their relationship with common mental disorders in a national survey population
    Vesna Jordanova
    Health Service and Population Research Dept, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:611-6. 2007
    ..Life events (LEs) are recognised to be important risk factors for common mental disorders (CMD). Their prominence may vary across age groups but this issue has received little systematic investigation...
  29. ncbi Psychiatric disorder among British children looked after by local authorities: comparison with children living in private households
    Tamsin Ford
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 190:319-25. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi Incidence, prognosis, and risk factors for fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome in adolescents: a prospective community study
    Katharine A Rimes
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of General Hospital Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Rd, London SE5 9RJ, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 119:e603-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the incidence, prevalence, risk factors, and prognosis of fatigue, chronic fatigue, and chronic fatigue syndrome in 11- to 15-year-olds...
  31. pmc Mental health problems of children in the community: 18 month follow up
    Robert Goodman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 324:1496-7. 2002
  32. ncbi Psychiatric and social aspects of suicidal behaviour in prisons
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, David Goldberg Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London
    Psychol Med 35:257-69. 2005
    ..Suicidal behaviour and completed suicide are serious problems within British prisons, leading to significant morbidity and mortality, and are the focus of major efforts towards their prevention...
  33. ncbi Literacy difficulties and psychiatric disorders: evidence for comorbidity
    Julia M Carroll
    Department of Psychology, University of York, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:524-32. 2005
    ..Literacy difficulties show high levels of comorbidity with both disruptive and emotional disorders, but questions remain over the nature and specificity of these links...
  34. ncbi Preadolescent conduct problems in girls and boys
    Julie Messer
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:184-91. 2006
    ..To examine sex differences in correlates of disruptive behavior disorders (DBDs) in preadolescent children using indicators of a wide range of well-established risk factors for DBDs and outcomes 3 years after initial assessment...
  35. ncbi Self-reported psychotic symptoms in the general population: results from the longitudinal study of the British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Nicola J Wiles
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, The Grange, 1 Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1AU, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:519-26. 2006
    ..Scarce longitudinal data exist on the occurrence of psychotic symptoms in the general population...
  36. ncbi Predictors of mental health service utilization in the 12 months before imprisonment: analysis of results from a national prisons survey
    Michael Farrell
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:548-53. 2006
    ..To describe the self-reported history of health service utilization and help-seeking to those who are drug-dependent in the period of time prior to imprisonment...
  37. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder: prevalence, comorbidity, impact, and help-seeking in the British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1978-85. 2006
    ..The authors aimed to establish obsessive-compulsive disorder prevalence and its clinical typology among adults in private households in Great Britain and to obtain generalizable estimates of impairment and help-seeking...
  38. ncbi Conduct disorder and oppositional defiant disorder in a national sample: developmental epidemiology
    Barbara Maughan
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:609-21. 2004
    ..Despite an expanding epidemiological evidence base, uncertainties remain over key aspects of the epidemiology of the 'antisocial' disorders in childhood and adolescence...
  39. ncbi Insomnia comorbidity and impact and hypnotic use by age group in a national survey population aged 16 to 74 years
    Robert Stewart
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Sleep 29:1391-7. 2006
    ..To compare age-group differences in somatic/psychiatric comorbidity, impact, and pharmacotherapy associated with sleep disturbance across a broad adult age range...
  40. ncbi The British Child and Adolescent Mental Health Survey 1999: the prevalence of DSM-IV disorders
    Tamsin Ford
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London SE58AF, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1203-11. 2003
    ..To describe the prevalence of DSM-IV disorders and comorbidity in a large population-based sample of British children and adolescents...
  41. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of self-reported psychotic symptoms in the British population
    Louise C Johns
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:298-305. 2004
    ..The psychosis phenotype is generally thought of as a categorical entity. However, there is increasing evidence that psychosis exists in the population as a continuum of severity rather than an all-or-none phenomenon...
  42. ncbi Sex differences in developmental reading disability: new findings from 4 epidemiological studies
    Michael Rutter
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, Denmark Hill, London, England
    JAMA 291:2007-12. 2004
    ..An influential article published in 1990 claimed that the increased rate of reading disability in boys was a consequence of referral bias...
  43. ncbi Using the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) multi-informant algorithm to screen looked-after children for psychiatric disorders
    Robert Goodman
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, P085, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 13:II25-31. 2004
    ..Child psychiatric disorders are common among children in foster and residential care, but often go undetected and therefore untreated...
  44. ncbi Psychosis, victimisation and childhood disadvantage: evidence from the second British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity
    Paul E Bebbington
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, 48 Riding House Street, London W1N 8EY, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:220-6. 2004
    ..Adverse early circumstances may be more common in people who later develop psychotic disorders...
  45. pmc Impact on contraceptive practice of making emergency hormonal contraception available over the counter in Great Britain: repeated cross sectional surveys
    Cicely Marston
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London W6 8RP
    BMJ 331:271. 2005
    ..To examine the impact on contraceptive practice of making emergency hormonal contraception available over the counter...
  46. pmc Parental concerns about their child's emotions and behaviour and referral to specialist services: general population survey
    Tamsin Ford
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF
    BMJ 331:1435-6. 2005
  47. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorder: evidence from the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil, and Department of Forensic Psychiatry, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:862-7. 2006
    ..We analysed the prevalence of screen positive personality disorder in a representative sample of adults with OCD living in private households in the UK...
  48. ncbi Patterns of drinking in the UK Armed Forces
    Nicola T Fear
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, King s College London, London, UK
    Addiction 102:1749-59. 2007
    ..To examine patterns of drinking in the UK Armed Forces, how they vary according to gender and other demographics, and to make comparisons with the general population...
  49. ncbi Treatment seeking by individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder from the british psychiatric morbidity survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Distrito de Rubião Jr, Botucatú São Paulo, Brazil, 18618 970
    Psychiatr Serv 58:977-82. 2007
    ..However, data on treatment seeking from community samples are scant. This study analyzed service use by adults with OCD living in private households in Great Britain...
  50. ncbi Mental disorders in prisoners
    Nicola Singleton
    Lancet 360:572-3; author reply 573. 2002