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Abiodun O. Adewuya
Lagos State University
101Publications
29H-index
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To plan effective school-based adolescent suicide prevention strategies, there is need for valid epidemiology data. The aim of this study was to estimate the current (1 month) prevalence and associated factors of suicidal behaviours (ideation, planning, and attempt) amongst secondary school adolescents in Lagos, Nigeria. A total of 9441 adolescents (4684 males and 4757 females) with mean age 15.61 years (SD 1.49) recruited from 47 public senior secondary schools self-completed questionnaire cons...
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#1Gloria A. PedersenH-Index: 1
#2Zuzanna Zajkowska ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 4
Last.Brandon A. KohrtH-Index: 29
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Background Depression is a leading contributor to disability-adjusted life-years because of early onset and chronicity throughout the lifecycle. It is crucial to identify early predictors of depression among adolescents and young people to effectively target prevention. A gap in the literature is a comprehensive systematic review of predictors of depression among adolescents around the globe, especially in low- and middle-income countries LMICs. This review aims to identify evidence for biologic...
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#1Abiodun O. AdewuyaH-Index: 29
#2Tomilola AdewumiH-Index: 2
Last.Dapo AdegbajuH-Index: 1
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#1Abiodun O. Adewuya (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 29
#2Bolanle Ola (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 6
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Abstract Background The study aimed to evaluate the clinical effectiveness of a developed stepped care intervention for management of depression in primary care. Methods A cluster randomised controlled trial with primary care centres (PHCs) as unit of randomization. Five PHCs were randomised to stepped care intervention (SCI) group and another 5 PHCs were randomised to enhanced usual care (eUCA) control group. Participants were adults (18–60 years) with clinically significant depression symptoms...
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#1Abiodun O. Adewuya (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 29
#2Olufisayo MomoduH-Index: 1
Last.Adedayo AdegbokunH-Index: 1
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Abstract Background To evaluate the effectiveness and acceptability of adding a mobile telephone adherence support to a Collaborative Stepped Care (CSC) intervention for primary care management of depression. Methods A pilot cluster randomised controlled trial with 10 primary care centres in Lagos Nigeria, randomised into either the mobile telephone supported CSC (mCSC) group or the ordinary CSC (oCSC) group in ratio 1:1. The 5 mCSC clusters received in addition to the CSC intervention, a series...
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#1Olushola Olibamoyo (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 2
#2Abiodun O. Adewuya (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 29
Last.Tomislav Franić (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 11
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Background: There is mixed evidence for the hypothesis that the risk of depression after stroke is influenced by the location of lesions in the hemispheres, demographic and clinical factors, and disability of stroke survivors. Aim: The current study determined the prevalence of depression and its socio-demographic and clinico-pathological correlates among stroke survivors in a tertiary hospital in Lagos, Nigeria. Method: The cross-sectional study was carried out among 112 adult patients with a c...
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#1Christian Kieling (UFRGS: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul)H-Index: 35
#2Abiodun O. Adewuya (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 29
Last.Valeria Mondelli ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 36
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#1Abiodun O. Adewuya (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 29
#2Olurotimi A. Coker (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 4
Last.Olajide IdrisH-Index: 3
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It is still unclear whether the gender difference in the rate of depression cuts across cultures or is specific to some depressive symptoms. This study evaluated the gender difference in current prevalence, symptoms, comorbidity, and correlates of depression in Lagos, Nigeria. A total of 11,246 adult participants (6525 females and 4712 males) in a face-to-face household survey were assessed for symptoms of depression. They were also assessed for symptoms of anxiety, somatic symptoms, alcohol and...
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#1Abiodun O. Adewuya (Centre for Mental Health)H-Index: 29
#2Tomislav Franić (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 11
Last.Olajide IdrisH-Index: 3
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Abstract Background Depression and anxiety are very prevalent, highly co-morbid, burdensome with huge treatment gaps in low and middle-income countries (LMICs). This study aimed to estimate the current prevalence of symptoms of depression and generalised anxiety, examine co-morbid conditions and associated sociodemographic factors in Lagos state, Nigeria. Methods A face to face household survey completed by 11,246 adult participants (age 18–75 years). Clinically significant symptoms of depressio...
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#1Tomislav Franić (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 11
#2Bolanle Ola (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 6
Last.Abiodun O. Adewuya (LASU: Lagos State University)H-Index: 29
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Background The relationship between psychopathology and quality of life (QoL) and well-being among young incarcerated offenders has hardly been explored. Aims Our aim was to test the hypothesis that higher self-rated psychopathology would be associated with lower QoL among adolescents resident within youth correctional facilities in Lagos. Methods Psychopathology was assessed using the Strength and Difficulty Questionnaire (SDQ), while QoL was measured by using the Paediatric Quality of Life. Re...
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