Research

Elsevier,

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 9, Issue 7, July 2022, Pages 574-583.

An Article on intimate partner violence, in the context of SDG 3, focusing specifically on associations between intimate partner violence and suicidal thoughts, suicide attempts, and self-harm.
Elsevier,

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 9, Issue 2, February 2022, Pages 125-136

An Article on readmission to psychiatric hospital care, in the context of SDG 3, focusing specifically on whether peer support reduces readmissions.
Elsevier,

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 8, Issue 10, October 2021, Pages 892-900.

An Article on suicide and self-harm, in the context of SDG 3, focusing specifically on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on presentations of self-poisoning in Sri Lanka.
Elsevier,

The Lancet Digital Health, Volume 4, Issue 8, August 2022, Pages e594-e603.

An Article on adolescent depression, in the context of SDG 3, focusing specifically on internet-based psychodynamic therapy.

The Lancet Psychiatry, Volume 8, Issue 8, August 2021, Pages 673-685.

An Article on substance use, in the context of SDG 3, focusing specifically on the difference in substance use between autistic and non-autistic people.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury, 2022, Pages 27-38

This book chapter advances SDG #3 and #10 by focusing on an emblematic delayed-onset pathology often seen after traumatic brain injury—Alzheimer’s disease—and explain its relationship with chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Elsevier,

Building and Environment,
Volume 223,
2022,
109500

Selection of appropriate material type and colour-tone, together with the provision of shade can remove the hazard risk for contact skin burns from outdoor playgrounds. Results of this work will assist playground designers and managers to provide safer places for our children to play longer in increasingly warmer summers.
Elsevier, Preventive Medicine, Volume 161, August 2022
Experience of domestic violence has been suggested as a risk factor for diabetes. Longitudinal data from 5782 Australian women over 20 years were analysed. Childhood sexual abuse and intimate partner violence predicted subsequent diabetes. The association was only partly attenuated when obesity was taken into account. Awareness of a history of abuse may help in the management of obesity and diabetes in women.
Elsevier,

The Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
2022, Pages 322-337

This content aligns with Goal 3: Good Health and Wellbeing as well as Goal 10: Reducing Inequalities by providing a biopsychosocial approach that is key to optimal outcomes for patients with psychiatric illnesses.
Elsevier,

Poetics, Volume 93, August 2022

An examination of climate change as a sociological event.

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