NIHR Maudsley BRC Blog

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Suicide six times more likely in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients compared to general population

People diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome are more likely to die by suicide than the general population, according to a new study from researchers at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King’s College London.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 9 Feb 2016

BRC's Richard Dobson on Guardian Tech Weekly podcast

BRC researcher Dr Richard Dobson features in a new Guardian Tech Weekly podcast exploring innovations in mental health.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 28 Jan 2016

Research with victims of human trafficking highlights complex mental health needs

Patients treated by the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) have participated in research providing the first clinical evidence of the effects of human trafficking on mental health.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 19 Oct 2015

Text mining reveals link between negative symptoms and hospital stay schizophrenia

Research from the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) has found that people with schizophrenia who experience negative symptoms are more likely to be admitted to hospital, and to stay in hospital for longer.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 9 Sep 2015