Roger T Webb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint National study of suicide method in violent criminal offenders
    R T Webb
    Centre for Mental Health and Risk, Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health, University of Manchester, UK
    J Affect Disord 150:237-44. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Suicide risk among violent and sexual criminal offenders
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    J Interpers Violence 27:3405-24. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Combined influence of serious mental illness and criminal offending on suicide risk in younger adults
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:49-57. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Risk of self-harm in physically ill patients in UK primary care
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, England, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 73:92-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Suicide risk in primary care patients with major physical diseases: a case-control study
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:256-64. 2012
  6. pmc Risk factors for suicide in Hungary: a case-control study
    Kitty Almasi
    In and Outpatient Department of Psychiatry, No III, National Institute for Psychiatry and Neurology, Budapest, Hungary
    BMC Psychiatry 9:45. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Death by unnatural causes during childhood and early adulthood in offspring of psychiatric inpatients
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research and Biostatistics Group, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:345-52. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk among offspring of psychiatric inpatients: a population-based follow-up to early adulthood
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, Biostatistics Group, University of Manchester, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2170-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Influence of environmental factors in higher risk of sudden infant death syndrome linked with parental mental illness
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health and Health Methodology Research Group, University of Manchester, Room 2 311, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:69-77. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Teenage motherhood and risk of premature death: long-term follow-up in the ONS Longitudinal Study
    R T Webb
    Mental Health and Neurodegeneration Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, UK
    Psychol Med 41:1867-77. 2011

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint National study of suicide method in violent criminal offenders
    R T Webb
    Centre for Mental Health and Risk, Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health, University of Manchester, UK
    J Affect Disord 150:237-44. 2013
    ..Gaining a greater knowledge of the mechanisms and means by which violent offenders die by suicide can inform tailored preventive strategies...
  2. doi request reprint Suicide risk among violent and sexual criminal offenders
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    J Interpers Violence 27:3405-24. 2012
    ..They also indicate a clear need for developing effective multiagency interventions that effectively tackle both forms of destructive behavior...
  3. doi request reprint Combined influence of serious mental illness and criminal offending on suicide risk in younger adults
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:49-57. 2013
    ..We conducted a national epidemiological study to determine how mental illness and criminal offending combine to influence suicide risk in younger adults...
  4. doi request reprint Risk of self-harm in physically ill patients in UK primary care
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, England, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 73:92-7. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Suicide risk in primary care patients with major physical diseases: a case-control study
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:256-64. 2012
    ..Most previous studies have examined suicide risk in relation to a single physical disease...
  6. pmc Risk factors for suicide in Hungary: a case-control study
    Kitty Almasi
    In and Outpatient Department of Psychiatry, No III, National Institute for Psychiatry and Neurology, Budapest, Hungary
    BMC Psychiatry 9:45. 2009
    ..We hypothesised that suicide in Hungary would be associated with both risk factors for suicide as identified in Western studies, and experiences related to social and economic restructuring...
  7. ncbi request reprint Death by unnatural causes during childhood and early adulthood in offspring of psychiatric inpatients
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research and Biostatistics Group, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:345-52. 2007
    ..Offspring of psychiatric inpatients are at higher risk of death from all causes, but their cause-specific risks have not been quantified...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk among offspring of psychiatric inpatients: a population-based follow-up to early adulthood
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, Biostatistics Group, University of Manchester, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2170-7. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Influence of environmental factors in higher risk of sudden infant death syndrome linked with parental mental illness
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health and Health Methodology Research Group, University of Manchester, Room 2 311, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:69-77. 2010
    ..However, causal mechanisms specific to this group are poorly understood...
  10. doi request reprint Teenage motherhood and risk of premature death: long-term follow-up in the ONS Longitudinal Study
    R T Webb
    Mental Health and Neurodegeneration Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, UK
    Psychol Med 41:1867-77. 2011
    ..Teenage motherhood is relatively common in the UK, but little is known about related health inequalities in this population. We estimated cause-specific mortality risks over three decades in a nationally representative cohort...
  11. doi request reprint National study of suicide in all people with a criminal justice history
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:591-9. 2011
    ..Previous research has focused on suicide among male prisoners and ex-prisoners, but little is known about risk in the wider offender population...
  12. doi request reprint Violent offending and IQ level as predictors of suicide in schizophrenia: national cohort study
    Roger T Webb
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, England, United Kingdom
    Schizophr Res 130:143-7. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to identify additional risk and protective factors for suicide that may be unique to people diagnosed with schizophrenia, and also other modifiers of the increased risk linked with violent offending...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mortality in offspring of parents with psychotic disorders: a critical review and meta-analysis
    Roger Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, University of Manchester, Williamson Bldg, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1045-56. 2005
    ..The authors synthesized evidence for mortality risk among offspring of parents with psychotic disorders and examined potential modifiers of risk such as offspring age and parental diagnosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parental mental illness and fatal birth defects in a national birth cohort
    R T Webb
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 38:1495-503. 2008
    ..Evidence is sparser still for how effects vary between maternal diagnoses and no previous study has assessed risk with paternal illnesses...
  15. doi request reprint Why does Scotland have a higher suicide rate than England? An area-level investigation of health and social factors
    Pearl L H Mok
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:63-70. 2013
    ..Up until the mid-late 2000s, the national suicide rate in Scotland was the highest among all the UK countries, but the reasons for this phenomenon are poorly understood...
  16. doi request reprint Reduced infant birthweight consequent upon maternal exposure to severe life events
    Ali S Khashan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, University of Manchester, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Psychosom Med 70:688-94. 2008
    ..To investigate the association between maternal exposure to severe life events and fetal growth (birthweight and small for gestational age). Stress has been associated with adverse pregnancy outcome...
  17. doi request reprint Birth weight, schizophrenia, and adult mental disorder: is risk confined to the smallest babies?
    Kathryn M Abel
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, University of Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:923-30. 2010
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Higher risk of offspring schizophrenia following antenatal maternal exposure to severe adverse life events
    Ali S Khashan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:146-52. 2008
    ..Such events during the first trimester have also been associated with risk of congenital malformations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk of sudden infant death syndrome with parental mental illness
    Sarah A King-Hele
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, The University of Manchester, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1323-30. 2007
    ..Little is known about risks linked with parental mental illness per se or how such risks are modified by specific psychiatric conditions and by maternal vs paternal psychopathological abnormalities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sex- and age-specific incidence of fractures in mental illness: a historical, population-based cohort study
    Kathryn M Abel
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, 2nd Floor East, University Place, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom M13 9PL
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1398-403. 2008
    ..To estimate risks of fracture at any site, and at sites linked with osteoporosis, in mentally ill adults compared with the general population...
  21. doi request reprint Trends in national suicide rates for Scotland and for England & Wales, 1960-2008
    Pearl L H Mok
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 200:245-51. 2012
    ..Suicide rates in Scotland have increased markedly relative to those in England in recent decades...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of parenting outcomes in a cohort of mothers with schizophrenia admitted for joint mother and baby psychiatric care in England
    Kathryn M Abel
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, Manchester University, UK
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:781-9; quiz 808-9. 2005
    ..We aimed to describe the characteristics of these women postnatally and to estimate the prevalence of, and identify independent predictors of, parenting outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Suicide after deliberate self-harm: a 4-year cohort study
    Jayne Cooper
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, 7th Floor, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 162:297-303. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Suicide in psychiatric in-patients in England, 1997 to 2003
    Navneet Kapur
    National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, Centre for Suicide Prevention, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1485-92. 2006
    ..Psychiatric in-patients are at particularly high risk of suicide but few studies have investigated trends in in-patient suicide over time...
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-harm in the UK: differences between South Asians and Whites in rates, characteristics, provision of service and repetition
    Jayne Cooper
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Division of Psychiatry, 7th Floor Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:782-8. 2006
    ..Data on treatment and outcomes for South Asians are lacking. This study compared rates of self-harm, socio-demographic and clinical characteristics, provision of services and risk of repetition by ethnicity...
  26. ncbi request reprint What predicts poor mother-infant interaction in schizophrenia?
    Ming Wai Wan
    Centre for Women s Mental Health Research, Division of Psychiatry, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 37:537-46. 2007
    ..However, little is known about whether interaction deficits are accounted for by severity of illness or adverse social circumstances typically experienced by these mothers...
  27. ncbi request reprint "Near-fatal" deliberate self-harm: characteristics, prevention and implications for the prevention of suicide
    Julie Douglas
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Affect Disord 79:263-8. 2004
    ..There have been few studies of the most serious cases of deliberate self-harm (DSH). These cases represent an important clinical problem. They may also be suitable as a "proxy" for suicide in research studies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Suicide in current psychiatric in-patients: a case-control study The National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide
    Isabelle M Hunt
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 37:831-7. 2007
    ..Few controlled studies have investigated factors associated with suicide in current in-patients. We aimed to identify psychosocial, behavioural and clinical risk factors, including variations in care, for in-patient suicide...
  29. ncbi request reprint The repetition of suicidal behavior: a multicenter cohort study
    Navneet Kapur
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1599-609. 2006
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in self-harm, rates, characteristics and service provision: three-city cohort study
    Jayne Cooper
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:212-8. 2010
    ..Studies of self-harm in Black and minority ethnic (BME) groups have been restricted to single geographical areas, with few studies of Black people...
  31. doi request reprint Risk assessment following self-harm: comparison of mental health nurses and psychiatrists
    Elizabeth Murphy
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, The University of Manchester, UK
    J Adv Nurs 67:127-39. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to compare risk assessments by psychiatrists and mental health nurses following an episode of self-harm...
  32. doi request reprint Deviance in fetal growth and risk of autism spectrum disorder
    Kathryn M Abel
    Center for Women s Mental Health and the Center for Mental Health and Risk, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Center, University of Manchester, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 170:391-8. 2013
    ..The authors explored the associations between fetal growth, gestational age, and ASD with and without comorbid intellectual disability in a Scandinavian study population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for prevention of 'clinically significant' knee pain: results from a population-based cross sectional survey
    Roger Webb
    ARC Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester Medical School, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:277-84. 2004
    ..We aimed to estimate the prevalence of 'clinically significant' knee pain, identify and assess the population impact of independent risk factors, and estimate levels of healthcare need...
  34. ncbi request reprint Suicide in recently released prisoners: a population-based cohort study
    Daniel Pratt
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Lancet 368:119-23. 2006
    ..Several studies have been undertaken on suicide in custody, but few on suicide after the release from prison. We undertook a population-based cohort study to investigate suicide rates in recently released prisoners in England and Wales...
  35. doi request reprint Deaths from natural causes in people with mental illness: a cohort study
    Urara Hiroeh
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Division of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 64:275-83. 2008
    ..To investigate natural-cause mortality risk in people with psychiatric admission histories in a national population-based cohort. To estimate risks in relation to psychiatric diagnostic categories and for specific causes of death...
  36. ncbi request reprint Individual- and area-level predictors of self-harm repetition
    Amy Johnston
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:416-21. 2006
    ..No ecological studies have examined the relationship between area characteristics, individual characteristics and self-harm repetition...