Alexandra Pitman

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of the high-risk approach in suicide prevention
    Alexandra Pitman
    UCL Mental Health Sciences Unit, Unniversity College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:175-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Suicide in young men
    Alexandra Pitman
    University College London Mental Health Sciences Unit, London, UK
    Lancet 379:2383-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural attitudes to help-seeking among individuals who are suicidal: new perspective for policy-makers
    Alexandra Pitman
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, Bloomsbury Campus, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 199:8-10. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular screening of people with severe mental illness in England: views of service users and providers
    Alexandra L Pitman
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Bloomsbury Campus, London, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1338-45. 2011
  5. pmc Medicolegal reports in asylum applications: a framework for addressing the practical and ethical challenges
    Alexandra Pitman
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School Royal Free Campus Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    J R Soc Med 103:93-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Implementing clinical guidelines for self harm - highlighting key issues arising from the NICE guideline for self-harm
    Alexandra Pitman
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 81:377-97. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of the high-risk approach in suicide prevention
    Alexandra Pitman
    UCL Mental Health Sciences Unit, Unniversity College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:175-7. 2012
    ..This editorial uses the findings of a recent evaluation of a high-risk approach used in England to consider the role of high-risk interventions in national suicide prevention strategies...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural attitudes to help-seeking among individuals who are suicidal: new perspective for policy-makers
    Alexandra Pitman
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, Bloomsbury Campus, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 199:8-10. 2011
    ..We explore how suicide-prevention policy-makers might respond to Bruffaerts et al's findings...
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular screening of people with severe mental illness in England: views of service users and providers
    Alexandra L Pitman
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Bloomsbury Campus, London, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1338-45. 2011
    ..This study elicited the views of primary and specialty mental health care staff and service users about such service arrangements and barriers to implementation...
  5. pmc Medicolegal reports in asylum applications: a framework for addressing the practical and ethical challenges
    Alexandra Pitman
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School Royal Free Campus Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    J R Soc Med 103:93-7. 2010
    ..Although the starting point chosen is the psychiatric report, the principles described apply to the preparation of immigration reports in any medical discipline...
  6. doi request reprint Implementing clinical guidelines for self harm - highlighting key issues arising from the NICE guideline for self-harm
    Alexandra Pitman
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 81:377-97. 2008
    ..Suggestions are made for how future versions of the guidelines might be adapted to improve the process of referral for appropriate psychological care and to provide more equitable access to care for patients in distress...