The feasibility of a population based study of CFS, IBS and CWP

Lead Research Organisation: University of Manchester
Department Name: Medical and Human Sciences

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Publications

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Botting N (2016) Emotional health, support, and self-efficacy in young adults with a history of language impairment. in The British journal of developmental psychology

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Creed F (2018) The associated features of multiple somatic symptom complexes. in Journal of psychosomatic research

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Creed FH (2012) The epidemiology of multiple somatic symptoms. in Journal of psychosomatic research

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Durkin K (2016) Learning to drive in young adults with language impairment. in Transportation research. Part F, Traffic psychology and behaviour

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Farnell DJ (2011) Measurement error in statistical models of shape. in Computer methods and programs in biomedicine

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Mok PL (2014) Longitudinal trajectories of peer relations in children with specific language impairment. in Journal of child psychology and psychiatry, and allied disciplines

 
Description Workgroup member for DSM-V "Somatic Distress disorders"
Geographic Reach North America 
Policy Influence Type Membership of a guidance committee
Impact Revised diagnosis of the "Somatoform diisorders" in DSM-V should improve greatly the use of this diagnois and therefore the care of patients with these disorders
 
Description European Research Association for Somatoform and Medically Unexplained Symptoms 
Organisation Rechts der Isar Hospital
Country Germany 
Sector Hospitals 
PI Contribution Co-Led this European Science Foundation-funded exploratory Workshop "Understanding the genetic, physiological and psychological mechanisms underlying disabling medically unexplained symptoms and somatisation". Munich Sept 2009
Collaborator Contribution Convene a European Science-funded Exploratory Workshop
Impact This collaboration is MULTIDISCIPLINARY: psychiatry, clinical psychology, statistics, internal medicine, imaging, Psychosomatic Medicine Special Issue of Journal of Psychosomatic Research: 12 original scientifc papers. May 2010: EDITORIAL Henningsen P, Creed F. The genetic, physiological and psychological mechanisms underlying disabling medically unexplained symptoms and somatisation. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):395-7. PubMed PMID: 20403497. 1: Tak LM, Rosmalen JG. Dysfunction of stress responsive systems as a risk factor for functional somatic syndromes. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):461-8. Review. PubMed PMID: 20403505. 2: White PD. Chronic fatigue syndrome: Is it one discrete syndrome or many? Implications for the "one vs. many" functional somatic syndromes debate. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):455-9. Epub 2010 Mar 17. Review. PubMed PMID: 20403504. 3: Kato K, Sullivan PF, Pedersen NL. Latent class analysis of functional somatic symptoms in a population-based sample of twins. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):447-53. Epub 2010 Mar 1. PubMed PMID: 20403503; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2858068. 4: Leiknes KA, Finset A, Moum T. Commonalities and differences between the diagnostic groups: current somatoform disorders, anxiety and/or depression, and musculoskeletal disorders. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):439-46. Epub 2010 Mar 19. PubMed PMID: 20403502. 5: Ladwig KH, Marten-Mittag B, Lacruz ME, Henningsen P, Creed F; MONICA KORA Investigators. Screening for multiple somatic complaints in a population-based survey: does excessive symptom reporting capture the concept of somatic symptom disorders? Findings from the MONICA-KORA Cohort Study. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):427-37. Epub 2010 Mar 1. PubMed PMID: 20403501. 6: Fink P, Schröder A. One single diagnosis, bodily distress syndrome, succeeded to capture 10 diagnostic categories of functional somatic syndromes and somatoform disorders. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):415-26. PubMed PMID: 20403500. 7: Voigt K, Nagel A, Meyer B, Langs G, Braukhaus C, Löwe B. Towards positive diagnostic criteria: a systematic review of somatoform disorder diagnoses and suggestions for future classification. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):403-14. Epub 2010 Mar 12. Review. PubMed PMID: 20403499. 8: Rosmalen JG. The way forward: a case for longitudinal population-based studies in the field of functional somatic syndromes. J Psychosom Res. 2010 May;68(5):399-401. Epub 2010 Feb 8. PubMed PMID: 20403498.
Start Year 2009
 
Description Lecture - Manchester Medical Society 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact Presidential lecture

wider interest only
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2008,2009
 
Description Pi now member of APA DSM-V and ICD-10 revision groups 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact PI was invited to join both expert panels (1 of 3 non-americans in DSM-V group and 1 of 2 UK representatives on WHO ICD-11 group). Each group is charged with revising the unpopular and little used diagostic category "Somatatoform disorder". The data from this MRC- funded project were presented and used by both groups

New DSM-V and ICD-11 diagnoses will be published in 2013
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2010,2011
 
Description Publication of a book for wide audience 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact Cambridge University Press published our book, "Medically Unexplained Symptoms, Somatisationa and Bodily Distress", which was the result of an European working group, whose work was based partly on the data from the project.


Asked to speak to NHS commissioners at seminar
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2011