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In addition to the following publications, we also produce an Annual Report on Deliberate Self-Harm in Oxford (pdf file)

1975

Bancroft, J., Skrimshire, A., Reynolds, F., Simkin, S., Smith, J. (1975) Self-poisoning and self-injury in the Oxford area; epidemiological aspects, 1969-73. British Journal of Preventive and Social Medicine, 29, 170-177.

1977

Bancroft, J., Marsack, P. (1977) The repetitiveness of self-poisoning and self-injury. British Journal of Psychiatry, 131, 394-399.

1978

Hawton, K., Crowle, J., Simkin, S., Bancroft, J. (1978) Attempted suicide and suicide among Oxford University students. British Journal of Psychiatry, 132, 506-509.

1979

Hawton, K., Gath, D., Smith, E. (1979) Management of attempted suicide in Oxford. British Medical Journal, 2, 1040-1042.

1980

Roberts, J., Hawton, K. (1980) Child abuse and attempted suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 137, 319-323.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Marsack, P. (1980) Association between epilepsy and attempted suicide. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 43, 168-170.

1981

Hawton, K., Bancroft, J., Catalan, J., Kingston, B., Stedeford, A., Welch, N. (1981) Domiciliary and outpatient management of deliberate self-poisoning patients. Psychological Medicine, 11, 169-177.

1982

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Marsack, P., Wells, P. (1982) Deliberate self-poisoning and self-injury in the Oxford Area 1972-1980. Social Psychiatry, 17, 175-179.

Hawton, K., Goldacre, M. (1982) Hospital admissions for adverse effects of medicinal agents (mainly self-poisoning) among adolescents in the Oxford Region. British Journal of Psychiatry, 141, 166-170.

Hawton, K., Catalan, J. (1982) Attempted Suicide: A Practical Guide to its Nature and Management. Oxford University Press. Second edition (1987).

1985

Goldacre, M., Hawton, K. (1985) Repetition of self-poisoning and subsequent death in adolescents who take overdoses. British Journal of Psychiatry, 146, 395-398.

Hawton, K., Roberts, J., Goodwin, G. (1985) The risk of child abuse among mothers who attempt suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 146, 486-489.

1986

Hawton, K., Rose, N. (1986) Attempted suicide and unemployment among men in Oxford. Health Trends, 2, 29-32.

1987

Hawton, K., McKeown, S., Day, A., Martin, P., O'Connor, M., Yule, J. (1987) Evaluation of outpatient counselling compared with general practitioner care following overdoses. Psychological Medicine, 17, 751-761.

1988

Hawton, K., Fagg, J. (1988) Suicide and other causes of death following attempted suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 152, 259-266.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Simkin, S. (1988) Female unemployment and attempted suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 152, 632-637.

Platt, S., Hawton, K., Kreitman, N., Fagg, J., Foster, J. (1988) Recent clinical and epidemiological trends in parasuicide in Edinburgh and Oxford: A tale of two cities. Psychological Medicine, 18, 405-418.

1989

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., McKeown, S. (1989) Alcoholism, alcohol and attempted suicide. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 24, 3-9. Also published in Society, Culture, and Drinking Patterns Re-examined (eds D. J. Pittman and H.R. White (1991) Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, New Brunswick).

1990

Hawton, K., Fagg, J. (1990) Deliberate self-poisoning and self-injury in older people. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 5, 367-373.

Sellar, C., Hawton, K., Goldacre, M. (1990) Self-poisoning in adolescents: hospital admissions and deaths in the Oxford Region. British Journal of Psychiatry, 156, 866-870.

Sellar, C., Goldacre, M.J., Hawton, K. (1990) Reliability of routine hospital data on poisoning as measures of deliberate self-harm in adolescents. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 44, 313-315.

1992

Hawton, K., Fagg, J. (1992) Deliberate self-poisoning and self-injury in adolescents: a study of characteristics and trends in Oxford, 1976-1989. British Journal of Psychiatry, 161, 816-823.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J. (1992) Trends in deliberate self-poisoning and self-injury in Oxford, 1976-1990. British Medical Journal, 304, 1409-1411.

1993

Bille-Brahe, U., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., De Leo, D., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Kerkhof, A., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Phillippe, A., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D., Sampaio-Faria, J.G. (1993) WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. Facts and Figures. World Health Organisation, Copenhagen.

1994

Grootenhuis, M., Hawton, K., van Rooijen, L., Fagg, J. (1994) Attempted suicide in Oxford and Utrecht. British Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 73-78

Barker, A., Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Jennison, C. (1994) The relationship between seasonal and weather factors and parasuicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 375-380.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Simkin, S., Mills, J. (1994) The epidemiology of attempted suicide in the Oxford area, England 1989-1992. Crisis, 15, 123-135. Also published in: Attempted Suicide in Europe: Findings from the Multicentre Study on Parasuicide by the WHO Regional Office for Europe (eds. A.J.F.M. Kerkhof, A. Schmidtke, U. Bille-Brahe, D. De Leo, J. Lönnqvist). DSWO Press: Leiden University.

Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., De Leo, D., Kerkhof, A., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., Deisenhammer, E., Hawton, K., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Phillippe, A., Salander-Renberg, E., Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D., Sampaio-Faria, J.G., Weinacker, B. (1994) Rates and Trends of Attempted Suicide in Europe 1989-1992. In: Attempted Suicide in Europe: Findings from the Multicentre Study on Parasuicide by the WHO Regional Office for Europe (eds. A.J.F.M. Kerkhof, A. Schmidtke, U. Bille-Brahe, D. De Leo, J. Lönnqvist). DSWO Press: Leiden University.

Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., Kerkhof, A., De Leo, D., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D., Sampaio-Faria, J.G., Fricke, S. (1994) Sociodemographic characteristics of suicide attempters in Europe. In: Attempted Suicide in Europe: Findings from the Multicentre Study on Parasuicide by the WHO Regional Office for Europe (eds. A.J.F.M. Kerkhof, A. Schmidtke, U. Bille-Brahe, D. DeLeo, J. Lönnqvist). DSWO Press: Leiden University.

1995

Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Fagg, J., Hawkins, M. (1995) Suicide in Oxford University Students 1976-1990. British Journal of Psychiatry, 166, 44-50.

Hawton, K., Ware, C., Mistry, H., Weitzel, H., Hewitt, J., Kingsbury, S., Roberts, D. (1995) Why patients choose paracetamol for self-poisoning and their knowledge of its dangers. British Medical Journal, 310, 164.

Hawton, K., Haigh, R., Simkin, S., Fagg, J. (1995) Attempted suicide in Oxford University students. Psychological Medicine,. 25, 179-188.

Simkin, S., Hawton, K., Whitehead, L., Fagg, J., Eagle, M. (1995) Media influence on parasuicide: a study of the effects of a television drama portrayal of paracetamol self-poisoning. British Journal of Psychiatry, 167, 754-759.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J. (1995) Repetition of attempted suicide: The performance of the Edinburgh predictive scales in patients in Oxford. Archives of Suicide Research, 1, 261-272.

1996

Hawton, K., Ware, C., Mistry, H., Hewitt, J., Kingsbury, S., Roberts, D., Weitzel, H. (1996) Paracetamol self-poisoning: characteristics, prevention and harm reduction. British Journal of Psychiatry, 168, 43-48.

Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., De Leo, D., Kerkhof, A., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Phillipe, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Temesváry, E., Wasserman, D., Fricke, S., Weinacker, B., Sampaio-Faria, J.G. (1996) Attempted suicide in Europe: rates, trends and sociodemographic characteristics of suicide attempters, 1989-1992. Results of the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 93, 327-338.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Simkin, S. (1996) Deliberate self-poisoning and self-injury in children and adolescents under 16 years of age in Oxford, 1976-1993. British Journal of Psychiatry, 169, 202-208.

Hawton, K. (1996) Self-poisoning and the general hospital (editorial). Quarterly Journal of Medicine, 89, 879-880.

1997

Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Fagg, J. (1997) Deliberate self-harm in alcohol and drug misusers: patient characteristics and patterns of clinical care. Drug and Alcohol Review, 16, 123-129.

Gunnell, D., Hawton, K., Murray, V., Garnier, R., Bismuth, C., Fagg, J., Simkin, S. (1997) Use of paracetamol for suicide and non-fatal poisoning in the UK and France: are restrictions on availability justified? Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 51, 175-179.

Lewis, G., Hawton, K., Jones, P. (1997) Strategies for preventing suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 171, 351-354.

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. (1997) Trends in deliberate self-harm in Oxford, 1985-1995, and their implications for clinical services and the prevention of suicide. British Journal of Psychiatry, 171, 556-560.

1998

Hawton, K., Arensman, E., Hultén, A., Wasserman, D., Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., De Leo, D., Kerkhof, A., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., Haring, C., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Querejeta, I., Phillipe, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Temesváry, E. (1998) The relationship between attempted suicide and suicide rates among young people in Europe. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 52, 191-194.

Burgess, S., Hawton, K., Loveday, G. (1998) Adolescents who take overdoses: Outcome in terms of changes in psychopathology and the adolescents' attitudes to care and to their overdose. Journal of Adolescence, 21, 209-218.

1999

Jessen, G., Andersen, K., Arensman, E., Bille-Brahe, U., Crepet, P., De Leo, D., Hawton, K., Haring, C., Hjelmeland, H., Ostamo, A., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A.,Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D. (1999) Temporal Fluctuations and seasonality in attempted suicide in Europe. Findings from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. Archives of Suicide Research, 5, 57-69.

Jessen, G., Jensen, B., Arensman, E., Bille-Brahe, U., Crepet, P., De Leo, D., Hawton, K., Haring, C., Hjelmeland, H., Michel, K., Ostamo, A., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A.; Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D. (1999) Attempted suicide and major public holidays in Europe: Findings from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 99, 412-418.

Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Deeks, J.J., O'Connor, S., Keen, A., Altman, D.G., Philo, G., Bulstrode, C. (1999) Overdoses on television may influence self-poisoning behaviour. A time-series and questionnaire study of self-poisoning presentations to hospitals before and after an overdose in a television drama. BMJ, 318, 972-977.

2000

Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. (2000) Deliberate self-harm in adolescents in Oxford 1985-1995. Journal of Adolescence, 23, 47-55.

Michel, K., Ballinari, P., Bille-Brahe, U., Bjerke, T., Crepet, P., De Leo, D., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Kerkhof, A., Lönnqvist, J., Querejeta, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Temesváry, B., Wasserman, D. (2000) Methods used for parasuicide: results of the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 35, 156-163

Ramchandani, P., Murray, B., Hawton, K., House, A. (2000) Deliberate self-poisoning with antidepressant drugs: a comparison of the relative hospital costs of cases of overdose of tricyclics with those of selective-serotonin re-uptake inhibitors. Journal of Affective Disorders, 60, 97-100.

Hawton, K. (2000) Deliberate self-harm. Medicine International, 28, 83-86

Hultén, A., Wasserman, D., Hawton, K., G.-X. Jiang, Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., Bjerke, T., Kerkhof, A., Michel, K., Querejeta, I. (2000) Recommended care for young people (15-19 years) after suicide attempts in certain European countries. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 9, 100-108

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Appleby, L., Juszczak, E., Simkin, S., McDonnell, R., Amos, T., Kiernan, K., Parrott, H. (2000) Death of the Princess of Wales and subsequent suicide and self-harm. British Journal of Psychiatry, 177, 463-466

Hawton, K. (2000) Sex and suicide: gender differences in suicidal behaviour. British Journal of Psychiatry, 177, 484-485

2001

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Hodder, K., Simkin, S., Gunnell, D. (2001) The influence of the economic and social environment on deliberate self-harm and suicide: an ecological and person-based study. Psychological Medicine, 31, 827-836

Hickey, L., Hawton, K., Fagg, J., Weitzel, H. (2001) Deliberate self-harm patients who leave the accident and emergency department without a psychiatric assessment. A neglected population at risk of suicide. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 50, 87-93

Hawton, K., Townsend, E., Deeks, J., Appleby, L., Gunnell, D., Bennewith, O., Cooper, J. (2001) Effects of legislation restricting pack sizes of paracetamol and salicylates on self poisoning in the United Kingdom: before and after study BMJ, 322, 1203-1207

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Houston, K., Townsend, E. (2001) Psychiatric and personality disorders in deliberate self-harm patients. British Journal of Psychiatry, 178, 48-54

Townsend, E., Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Bale, E., Bond, A. (2001) Substances used in deliberate self-poisoning 1995-1997: trends and associations with age, gender, repetition and suicide intent. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 36, 228-234

De Leo, D., Padoani, W., Scocco, P., Lie, D., Bille-Brahe, U., Arensman, E., Hjelmeland, H., Crepet, P., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Phillipe, J., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Fricke, S., Weinacker, B., Temesvary, B., Wasserman, D., Sampaio-Faria, J. G. (2001) Attempted and completed suicide in older subjects: results from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 16, 300-310

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. (2001) Social class and suicidal behaviour: the associations between social class and the characteristics of deliberate self-harm patients and the treatment they are offered. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 36, 437-443

Hultén, A., Jiang, G.-X., Wasserman, D., Hawton, K., Hjelmeland, H., De Leo, D., Ostamo, A., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A. (2001) Repetition of attempted suicide among teenagers in Europe: frequency, timing and risk factors. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10, 161-169

De Leo, D., Bille-Brahe, U., Arensman, E., Hjelmeland, H., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Salander-Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Wasserman, D. (2001) Suicidal behavior in elderly Europeans. In Suicide and Euthanasia in Older Adults: A Transcultural Journey. Ed. De Leo D. Hogrefe & Huber: Göttingen.

Haw, C., Houston, K., Townsend, E., Hawton, K. Deliberate self harm patients with alcohol disorders: characteristics, treatment and outcome (2001) Crisis, 22, 93-101

2002

Haw, C., Houston, K., Townsend, E., Hawton, K. Deliberate self-harm patients with depressive disorders: treatment and outcome (2002) Journal of Affective Disorders, 70, 57-65

Hawton, K. (2002) United Kingdom legislation on pack sizes of analgesics: background, rationale, and effects on suicide and deliberate self-harm. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 32, 223-229.

Hjelmeland, H., Hawton, K., Nordvik, H., Bille-Brahe, U., De Leo, D., Fekete, S., Grad, O., Haring, C., Kerkhof, A., Lonnqvist, J., Michel, K., Salander Renberg, E., Schmidtke, A., Van Heeringen, K., Wasserman, D. (2002) Why people engage in parasuicide: a cross-cultural study of intentions. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 32, 380-393

2003

Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Deeks, J. J. (2003) Co-proxamol and suicide: a study of national mortality statistics and local non-fatal self-poisonings. BMJ, 326, 1006-1008.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Hall, S., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. Deliberate self-harm in Oxford, 1990-2000: a time of change in patient characteristics. Psychological Medicine, 33, 987-996

Hawton, K., Hall, S., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A., Codd, S., Stewart, A. (2003) Deliberate self-harm in adolescents: a study of characteristics and trends in Oxford, 1990-2000. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 44, 1191-1198

Hawton, K., Houston, K., Haw, C., Townsend, E., Harriss, L. (2003) Comorbidity of Axis1 and Axis2 disorders in patients who attempted suicide. American Journal of Psychiatry, 160, 1494-1.

Hawton, K., Zahl, D., Weatherall, R. (2003) Suicide following deliberate self-harm: long-term follow-up of patients who presented to a general hospital. British Journal of Psychiatry, 182, 537-542.

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Whitehead, L., Houston, K., Townsend, E. (2003) Assessment and aftercare for deliberate self-harm patients provided by a general hospital psychiatric service. Crisis, 24, 145-150.

Houston, K., Haw, C., Townsend, E., Hawton, K. (2003) General practitioner contacts with patients before and after deliberate self-harm. British Journal of General Practice, 53, 365-370

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Houston, K., Townsend, E. (2003) Correlates of relative lethality and suicidal intent among deliberate self-harm patients. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 33, 353-364.

2004

Hawton K, Simkin S, Deeks J, Cooper J, Johnston A, Waters K, Arundel M, Bernal W, Gunson B, Hudson M, Suri D, Simpson K. (2004) UK legislation on analgesic packs: before and after study of long term effect on poisonings. BMJ, 329, 1076-1079; BMJ,doi:10.1136/bmj.38253.572581.7C.

Hawton, K., Hall, S., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A., Codd, S., Stewart, A. (2003) Deliberate self-harm in adolescents: a study of characteristics and trends in Oxford, 1990-2000. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 44, 1191-1198

Hawton, K. (2004) Deliberate self-harm. Medicine, 32, 38-42.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. (2004) Suicidal Behaviour in England and Wales. In Suicidal Behaviour in Europe: Results from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study of Suicidal Behaviour. Eds. Schmidtke A., Bille-Brahe U., De Leo D., & Kerkhof A. Hogrefe & Huber: Göttingen.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Simkin, S., Bale, E., Bond, A. (2004) Self-cutting: patient characteristics compared with self-poisoners. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 34, 199-208

Hjelmeland, H., Hawton, K. (2004) Intentional aspects of nonfatal suicidal behaviour. In Attempted Suicide. A Handbook of Treatment, Theory, and Recent Findings. Eds. De Leo D., Bille-Brahe U., & Kerkhof A. Hogrefe & Huber: Göttingen.

Schmidtke, A., Weinacker, B., Löhr, C., Bille-Brahe, U., De Leo, D., Kerkhof, A., Apter, A., Batt, A., Crepet, P., Fekete, S., Grad, O., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Van Heeringen, C., Hjelmeland, H., Kelleher, M., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Philippe, A., Salander-Renberg, E., Sayil, I., Temesvary, B., Varnik, A., Wasserman, D., Rutz, W. (2004) Suicide and suicide attempts in Europe - An overview. In Suicidal Behaviour in Europe: Results from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Suicidal Behaviour. Eds. Schmidtke A., Bille-Brahe U., De Leo D., & Kerkhof A. Hogrefe & Huber: Göttingen.

Schmidtke, A., Bille-Brahe, U., DeLeo, D., Kerkhof, A., Löhr, C., Weinacker, B., Batt, A., Crepet, P., Fekete, S., Grad, O., Haring, C., Hawton, K., Van Heeringen, C., Hjelmeland, H., Lönnqvist, J., Michel, K., Pommereau, X., Querejeta, I., Salander-Renberg, E., Temesvary, B., Varnik, A., Wasserman, D., Rutz, W. (2004) Sociodemographic characteristics of suicide attempters in Europe - combined results of the monitoring part of the WHO/EURO multicentre study on suicidal behaviour. In Suicidal Behaviour in Europe: Results from the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Suicidal Behaviour. Eds. Schmidtke A., Bille-Brahe U., De Leo D., & Kerkhof A. Hogrefe & Huber: Göttingen.

Zahl, D., Hawton, K. (2004) Repetition of deliberate self-harm and subsequent suicide risk: a long-term follow-up study in 11,583 patients. British Journal of Psychiatry, 185, 70-75

 

2005

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Casey, D., Bale, E., Shepherd, A. (2005) Alcohol dependence, excessive drinking and deliberate self-harm: trends and patterns in Oxford, 1989-2002. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 40, 964-971

Harriss, L., Hawton, K. (2005) Suicidal intent in deliberate self-harm and the risk of suicide: the predictive power of the Suicide Intent Scale. Journal of Affective Disorders, 86, 225-233. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2005.02.009

Harriss, L., Hawton, K., Zahl, D. (2005) Value of measuring suicidal intent in the assessment of people attending hospital following self-poisoning or self-injury. British Journal of Psychiatry, 186, 60-66.

Theodolou, M., Harriss, L., Hawton, K., Bass, C. (2005) Pain and deliberate self-harm: An important association. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 58, 317-320.

 

2006

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Casey, D. (2006) Deliberate self harm patients of no fixed abode: a case control study of characteristics and subsequent deaths in patients presenting to a general hospital. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 41, 918-925

Hawton, K., Bale, E., Casey, D., Shepherd, A., Simkin, S., Harriss, L. (2006) Monitoring deliberate self harm presentations to general hospitals. Crisis, 27, 157-163

Hawton, K., Harriss, L. (2006) Deliberate self harm in people aged 60 years and over: characteristics and outcome of a 20 year cohort. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21, 572-581.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Zahl, D. (2006) Deaths from all causes in a long-term follow-up study of 11,583 deliberate self harm patients. Psychological Medicine, 36, 397-405

 

2007

Bergen, H., Hawton, K. (2007) Variations in time of hospital presentation for deliberate self-harm and their implications for clinical services. Journal of Affective Disorders, 98, 227-237

Bergen, H., Hawton, K. (2007) Variations in deliberate self-harm around Christmas and New Year. Social Science and Medicine, 65, 855-867.

Cooper, J., Murphy, E., Bergen, H., Casey, D., Hawton, K., Owens, D., Lilley, R., Noble, R., Kapur, N. (2007) The effect of using NHS number as the unique identifier for patients who self-harm: a multi-centre descriptive study. Clinical Practice and Epidemiology in Mental Health, 3, 16 doi:10.1186/1745-0179-3-16

Haw, C., Hawton, K., Casey, D., Bergen, H. (2007) Repetition of deliberate self-harm: a study of the characteristics and subsequent deaths in patients presenting to a general hospital. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 37, 379-396.

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Casey, D., Simkin, S., Palmer, B., Cooper, J., Kapur, N., Horrocks, J., House, A., Lilley, R., Noble, R., Owens, D. (2007) Self-harm in England: a tale of three cities. Multicentre study of self-harm. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 42, 513-521

Hawton, K., Harriss, L. (2007) Deliberate self-harm in young people: characteristics and subsequent mortality in a 20-year cohort of patients presenting to hospital. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 68, 1574-1583.

 

2008

Haw, C., Hawton, K. (2008) Life problems and deliberate self-harm: associations with gender, age, suicidal intent and psychiatric and personality disorder Journal of Affective Disorders, 109, 139-148.

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Casey, D., Simkin, S. (2008) Non-fatal hanging: general hospital presentations over a 28-year period and case control study. British Journal of Psychiatry, 193, 503-504.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L. (2008) The changing gender ratio in occurrence of deliberate self-harm across the life-cycle Crisis, 29, 4-10.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L. (2008) Deliberate self-harm by under 15-year olds: characteristics, trends and outcome. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 49, 441-448.

Hawton, K., Harriss, L. (2008) How often does deliberate self-harm occur relative to each suicide? A study of variations by gender and age. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 38, 650-660.

Kapur, N., Murphy, E., Cooper, J., Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Casey, D., Horrocks, J., Lilley, R., Noble, R., Owens, D. (2008) Psychosocial assessment following self-harm: results from the Multi-Centre Monitoring of Self-Harm Project. Journal of Affective Disorders, 106, 285-293

Lilley, R., Owens, D., Horrocks, J., House, A., Noble, R., Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Casey, D., Simkin, S., Murphy, E., Cooper, J., Kapur, N. (2008) Hospital care and repetition following self-harm: a multicentre comparison of self-poisoning and self-injury. British Journal of Psychiatry, 192, 440-445.

 

2009

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Murphy, E., Cooper, J., Kapur, N., Stalker, C., Waters, K. (2009) Trends in prescribing and self-poisoning in relation to UK regulatory authority warnings against use of SSRI antidepressants in under-18 year-olds. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 68, 618-629

Bergen, H., Murphy, E., Cooper, J., Kapur, N., Stalker, C., Waters, K., Hawton, K. (2009) A comparative study of non-fatal self-poisoning with antidepressants relative to prescribing in three centres in England. Journal of Affective Disorders, doi:10.1016/j.jad.2009.10.004

Haw, C., Hawton, K. (2009) Problem drug use, drug misuse and deliberate self-harm: patient characteristics, trends and patterns in drugs misused in Oxford, 1993-2006 Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology DOI 10.1007/s00127-009-0170-x

Hawton, K., Harriss, L., Casey, D., Simkin, S., Harrison, K., Bray, I., Blatchley, N. F. (2009) Self-harm in UK armed forces personnel: descriptive and case-control study of general hospital presentations. British Journal of Psychiatry, 194, 266-272.

 

2010

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Waters, K., Cooper, J., Kapur, N. (2010) Epidemiology and trends in non-fatal self-harm in three centres in England, 2000 to 2007. British Journal of Psychiatry, 197, 493-498

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Waters, K., Cooper, J., Kapur, N. (2010) Psychosocial assessment and repetition of self-harm: the significance of single and multiple repeat episode analyses. Journal of Affective Disorders, 127, 257-265

Bergen, H., Murphy, E., Cooper, J., Kapur, N., Stalker, C., Waters, K., Hawton, K. (2010) A comparative study of non-fatal self-poisoning with antidepressants relative to prescribing in three centres in England. Journal of Affective Disorders, 123, 95-101.

Cooper, J., Murphy, E. W. R., Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K., Kapur, N. (2010) Ethnic differences in self-harm, rates, characteristics and service provision: a cohort study comparing three English cities. British Journal of Psychiatry, 197, 212-218.

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Simkin, S., Cooper, J., Waters, K., Gunnell, D., Kapur, N. (2010) Toxicity of antidepressants: study of rates of suicide relative to prescribing and non-fatal overdose. British Journal of Psychiatry, 196, 354-358.

Mahadevan, S., Hawton, K., Casey, D. (2010) Deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students, 1993-2005:A descriptive and case-control study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45, 211-219 DOI 10.1007/s00127-009-0057-x

Sinclair, J. M. A., Hawton, K., & Gray, A. (2010). Six year follow-up of a clinical sample of self-harm patients. Journal of Affective Disorders, 121, 247-252.

 

2011

Harriss, L. & Hawton, K. (2011). Deliberate self-harm in rural and urban regions: A comparative study of prevalence and patient characteristics. Social Science & Medicine, doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.05.011

Haw, C. & Hawton, K. (2011). Living alone and deliberate self-harm: a case-control study of characteristics and risk factors. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46, 1115-1125. doi:10.1007/s00127-010-0278-z

Haw, C., Hawton, K. (2011) Problem drug use, drug misuse and deliberate self-harm: trends and patient characteristics, with a focus on young people, Oxford, 1993-2006. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46, 85-93. doi:10.1007/s00127-009-0170-x

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Simkin, S., Arensman, E., Corcoran, P., Cooper, J., Waters, K., Gunnell, D. & Kapur, N. (2011). Impact of different pack sizes of paracetamol in the United Kingdom and Ireland on intentional overdoses: a comparative study. BMC Public Health, 11, 460. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-460

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K., Murphy, E., Cooper, J. & Kapur, N. (2011). Impact of withdrawal of the analgesic co-proxamol in the UK on non-fatal self-poisoning. Crisis 32, 81-87. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000063

Sinclair, J. M. A., Gray, A., Rivero-Arias, O., Saunders, K.E.A., Hawton, K. (2011) Healthcare and Social Services resource use and costs of self-harm patients. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46, 263-271. doi: 10.1007/s00127-010-0183-5

 

2012

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Waters, K., Ness, J., Cooper, J., Steeg, S. & Kapur, N. (2012). Premature death following self-harm: a multicentre cohort follow-up study. The Lancet, 380, 1568-1574. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61141-6

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Waters, K., Ness, J., Cooper, J., Steeg, S. & Kapur, N. (2012). How do methods of recent non-fatal self-harm relate to eventual suicide? Journal of Affective Disorders, 136, 526-533. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2011.10.036

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Kapur, N., Cooper, J., Steeg, S., Ness, J. & Waters, K. (2012). Shared characteristics of suicides and other unnatural deaths following non-fatal self-harm? A multicentre study of risk factors. Psychological Medicine, 42, 727-742. doi:10.1017/S0033291711001747

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Kapur, N., Cooper, J., Steeg, S., Ness, J. & Waters, K. (2012). Repetition of self-harm and suicide following self-harm in children and adolescents: findings from the Multicentre Study of Self-harm in England. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 53, 1212-1219. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7610.2012.02559.x

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Mahadevan, S., Casey, D. & Simkin, S. (2012). Suicide and deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students over a 30-year period. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 47, 43-51. doi:10.1007/s00127-010-0310-3

Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K., Ness, J., Cooper, J., Steeg, S. & Kapur, N. (2012). Epidemiology and nature of self-harm in children and adolescents: findings from the multicentre study of self-harm in England. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 21, 369-377. doi:10.1007/s00787-012-0269-6

Murphy, E., Kapur, N., Webb, R., Purandare, N., Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K. & Cooper, J. (2012). Risk factors for repetition and suicide following self-harm in older adults: multicentre cohort study. British Journal of Psychiatry, 200, 399-404. doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.111.094177

Steeg, S., Kapur, N., Webb, R., Applegate, E., Stewart, S. L. K., Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K. & Cooper, J. (2012). The development of a population-level clinical screening tool for self-harm repetition and suicide: the ReACT Self-Harm Rule. Psychological Medicine, 42, 2383-2394. doi:10.1017/S0033291712000347

2013

Cooper, J., Steeg, S., Webb, R., Kaiser-Stewart, S., Applegate, E., Hawton, K., Bergen, H., Waters, K. & Kapur, N. (2013). Risk factors associated with repetition of self-harm in black and minority ethnic (BME) groups: a multi-centre cohort study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 148, 435-439. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2012.11.018

Kapur, N., Steeg, S., Webb, R., Haigh, M., Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Ness, J., Waters, K. & Cooper, J. (2013). Does clinical management improve outcomes following self-harm? Results from the Multicentre Study of Self-harm in England. PLOS ONE, 8, e70434. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070434

Saunders, K. E. A., Brand, F. & Lascelles, K., Hawton, K. (2013). The sad truth about the SADPERSONS scale: An evaluation of its clinical utility in self-harm patients. Emergency Medicine Journal. doi:10.1136/emermed-2013-202781

 

In press and submitted for publication

Ness, J., Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Cooper, J., Steeg, S., Kapur, N., Clarke, M. & Waters, K. (2013). Alcohol misuse, self-harm and mortality. Journal of Emergency Medicine. in press

Bergen, H., Hawton, K., Webb, R., Cooper, J., Steeg, S., Haigh, M., Ness, J. & Kapur, N. (2013). Alcohol-related mortality following self-harm: a multicentre cohort study. Quarterly Journal of Medicine. submitted for publication

 

 

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