David Osborn

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk for coronary heart disease in people with severe mental illness: cross-sectional comparative study in primary care
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:271-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of cardiovascular and cancer mortality in people with severe mental illness from the United Kingdom's General Practice Rsearch Database
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Medical School, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:242-9. 2007
  3. pmc Prevention of coronary heart disease in people with severe mental illnesses: a qualitative study of patient and professionals' preferences for care
    Christine A Wright
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 6:16. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide and severe mental illnesses. Cohort study within the UK general practice research database
    David Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Schizophr Res 99:134-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, dietary habits and Coronary Heart Disease risk factor knowledge amongst people with severe mental illness: a cross sectional comparative study in primary care
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:787-93. 2007
  6. pmc Relative risk of diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and the metabolic syndrome in people with severe mental illnesses: systematic review and metaanalysis
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 8:84. 2008
  7. pmc Impact of a nurse-led intervention to improve screening for cardiovascular risk factors in people with severe mental illnesses. Phase-two cluster randomised feasibility trial of community mental health teams
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:61. 2010
  8. doi request reprint National changes in oral antipsychotic treatment for people with schizophrenia in primary care between 1998 and 2007 in the United Kingdom
    Philip Prah
    MRC General Practice Research Framework, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:161-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Suicide in young men
    Alexandra Pitman
    University College London Mental Health Sciences Unit, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2383-92. 2012
  10. doi request reprint In-patient and residential alternatives to standard acute psychiatric wards in England
    Sonia Johnson
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 194:456-63. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk for coronary heart disease in people with severe mental illness: cross-sectional comparative study in primary care
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:271-7. 2006
    ..Despite concern about the incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD) in people with severe mental illness (SMI), there is little systematic research on CHD risk factors in this population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of cardiovascular and cancer mortality in people with severe mental illness from the United Kingdom's General Practice Rsearch Database
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Medical School, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:242-9. 2007
    ..People with severe mental illness (SMI) appear to have an elevated risk of death from cardiovascular disease, but results regarding cancer mortality are conflicting...
  3. pmc Prevention of coronary heart disease in people with severe mental illnesses: a qualitative study of patient and professionals' preferences for care
    Christine A Wright
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 6:16. 2006
    ..We explored the views of people with SMI and health professionals from primary care and community mental health teams (CMHTs) on how best to provide these services...
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide and severe mental illnesses. Cohort study within the UK general practice research database
    David Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    Schizophr Res 99:134-8. 2008
    ..33-7.94). In schizophrenia, risk was significantly higher when young but marked risk persisted until age 70. Greatest risk was associated with: increased consultation rates; antidepressant prescriptions and living in less deprived areas...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, dietary habits and Coronary Heart Disease risk factor knowledge amongst people with severe mental illness: a cross sectional comparative study in primary care
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:787-93. 2007
    ..We aimed to quantify adverse CHD knowledge, diet and exercise in a representative primary care sample, and to determine whether socio-economic deprivation explained any findings...
  6. pmc Relative risk of diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and the metabolic syndrome in people with severe mental illnesses: systematic review and metaanalysis
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 8:84. 2008
    ..We aimed to systematically assess studies that compared diabetes, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and metabolic syndrome in people with and without SMI...
  7. pmc Impact of a nurse-led intervention to improve screening for cardiovascular risk factors in people with severe mental illnesses. Phase-two cluster randomised feasibility trial of community mental health teams
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:61. 2010
    ..Clinical guidelines recommend regular screening for CVD risk factors. We evaluated a nurse led intervention to improve screening rates across the primary-secondary care interface...
  8. doi request reprint National changes in oral antipsychotic treatment for people with schizophrenia in primary care between 1998 and 2007 in the United Kingdom
    Philip Prah
    MRC General Practice Research Framework, London, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:161-9. 2012
    ..We sought to investigate changes in oral antipsychotic prescriptions in primary care from January 1998 to December 2007...
  9. doi request reprint Suicide in young men
    Alexandra Pitman
    University College London Mental Health Sciences Unit, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2383-92. 2012
    ..Few interventions to reduce suicides in young men have been assessed. Efforts to change help-seeking behaviour and to restrict access to frequently used methods hold the most promise...
  10. doi request reprint In-patient and residential alternatives to standard acute psychiatric wards in England
    Sonia Johnson
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 194:456-63. 2009
    ..Acute psychiatric wards have been the focus of widespread dissatisfaction. Residential alternatives have attracted much interest, but little research, over the past 50 years...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric health in a sexually transmitted infections clinic: effect on reattendance
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Royal Free Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    J Psychosom Res 52:267-72. 2002
    ..One aspect of STI control is test of cure and further treatment at follow-up clinic appointments. We chose reattendance rates as a measure of compliance and assessed whether reattendance was related to psychological morbidity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Family size in white gay and heterosexual men
    Michael King
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Arch Sex Behav 34:117-22. 2005
    ..There are, however, a number of alternative explanations for our finding, including unknown psychological and social factors, which might mediate the association between family size and sexual orientation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Performance of a single screening question for depression in a representative sample of 13 670 people aged 75 and over in the UK: results from the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Fam Pract 20:682-4. 2003
    ..A concise, accurate screening question for depression would be an important contribution to the Single Assessment Process for Older People...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with depression in a representative sample of 14 217 people aged 75 and over in the United Kingdom: results from the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:623-30. 2003
    ..We aimed to assess factors associated with depression in old age, using data from the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community...
  15. ncbi request reprint Geriatric Depression Scale Scores in a representative sample of 14 545 people aged 75 and over in the United Kingdom: results from the MRC Trial of Assessment and Management of Older People in the Community
    David P J Osborn
    Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:375-82. 2002
    ..We describe the age and sex distribution of GDS-15 scores in the largest ever UK sample of people aged 75 and over...
  16. pmc A systematic review of mental disorder, suicide, and deliberate self harm in lesbian, gay and bisexual people
    Michael King
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Hampstead Campus, University College London, London, NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 8:70. 2008
    ..Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people may be at higher risk of mental disorders than heterosexual people...
  17. doi request reprint Insight and other predictors of physical examination refusal in psychotic illness
    Kazuya Iwata
    Division of Medical Education, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    J Ment Health 20:319-27. 2011
    ..Poor physical health in psychiatric patients is well recognized, yet factors contributing to physical examination noncompliance in psychotic illness have not been previously studied...
  18. pmc Violence against people with disability in England and Wales: findings from a national cross-sectional survey
    Hind Khalifeh
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London UCL, London, England
    PLoS ONE 8:e55952. 2013
    ..The recent introduction of disability measures into the England&Wales victimization survey provided an opportunity to address this gap...