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Publications: Dr Ruth Taylor

Assalman I, Ahmed A, Alhajjar R, Bewley AP, Taylor R ( 2019 ) . Treatments for primary delusional infestation . Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews vol. 2019 , ( 12 )
Gkini MA, Ahmed A, Aguilar-Duran S, Assalman I, Kentley J, Shah R, Taylor R, Bewley AP ( 2019 ) . Atypical variant of trigeminal trophic syndrome successfully treated with pregabalin: a case report series . Clinical and Experimental Dermatology vol. 44 , ( 2 ) 225 - 228 .
Hussain K, Gkini MA, Taylor R, Shinhmar S, Bewley A ( 2018 ) . A patient with delusional infestation by proxy: Issues for vulnerable adults . Dermatologic Therapy vol. 31 , ( 6 )
Kentley J, Marshall C, Gkini MA, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2017 ) . Atypical trigeminal trophic syndrome: An unusual cause of facial ulceration . Acta Dermato-Venereologica vol. 97 , ( 8 ) 971 - 972 .
Altaf K, Mohandas P, Marshall C, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2017 ) . Managing patients with delusional infestations in an integrated psychodermatology clinic is much more cost-effective than a general dermatology or primary care setting . British Journal of Dermatology vol. 177 , ( 2 ) 544 - 545 .
Anyasodor M, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2017 ) . Sectioning psychodermatology patients under the Mental Health Act may occasionally be necessary, but this requires the input of the psychodermatology multidisciplinary team . BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY . vol. 177 , 204 - 204 .
Marshall CL, Williams V, Ellis C, Taylor RE, Bewley AP ( 2017 ) . Delusional infestation may be caused by recreational drug usage in some patients, but they may not disclose their habit . Clinical and Experimental Dermatology vol. 42 , ( 1 ) 41 - 45 .
Shah R, Taylor RE, Bewley A ( 2017 ) . Exploring the psychological profile of patients with delusional infestation . Acta Dermato-Venereologica vol. 97 , ( 1 ) 98 - 101 .
TAYLOR R, assalman I ( 2017 ) . delusional . Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Anyasodor MC, Taylor RE, Bewley A, Goulding JMR ( 2016 ) . Dysaesthetic penoscrotodynia may be a somatoform disorder: results from a two-centre retrospective case series . Clin Exp Dermatol vol. 41 , ( 5 ) 474 - 479 .
Marshall C, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2016 ) . Psychodermatology in clinical practice: Main principles . Acta Dermato-Venereologica vol. 96 , 30 - 34 .
Shinhmar S, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2016 ) . RELATIVES OF PATIENTS WITH DELUSIONAL INFESTATION MAY PRESENT WITH A SHARED DELUSION IN PLACE OF (OR BEFORE) THE ACTUAL PATIENT . ACTA DERMATO-VENEREOLOGICA vol. 96 , 132 - 132 .
Marshall CL, Ellis C, Williams V, Taylor RE, Bewley AP ( 2016 ) . Iatrogenic delusional infestation: an observational study . Br J Dermatol vol. 175 , ( 4 ) 800 - 802 .
Eccles JA, Garfinkel SN, Harrison NA, Ward J, Taylor RE, Bewley AP, Critchley HD ( 2015 ) . Sensations of skin infestation linked to abnormal frontolimbic brain reactivity and differences in self-representation . Neuropsychologia vol. 77 , 90 - 96 .
Ahmed H, Blakeway EA, Taylor RE, Bewley AP ( 2015 ) . Children with a mother with delusional infestation - Implications for child protection and management . Pediatric Dermatology vol. 32 , ( 3 ) 397 - 400 .
Assalman I, Bewley AP, Alhajjar R, Ahmed A, Taylor R ( 2014 ) . Treatments for primary delusional infestation . Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews vol. 2014 , ( 10 )
Aguilar-Duran S, Ahmed A, Taylor R, Bewley A ( 2014 ) . How to set up a psychodermatology clinic . Clinical and Experimental Dermatology vol. 39 , ( 5 ) 577 - 582 .
Ahmed A, Bewley A, Taylor R ( 2013 ) . Dermatitis artefacta in a vulnerable adult with a dissociative state . Clinical and Experimental Dermatology vol. 38 , ( 8 ) 921 - 923 .
Woolf RT, Bewley AP, Taylor RE, D'Souza A, Hoque SR ( 2013 ) . A difficult case of dermatitis artefacta requiring surgical intervention . Br J Dermatol vol. 168 , ( 4 ) 889 - 891 .
Eccles JA, Garfinkel SN, Taylor RE, Bewley AP, Critchley HD ( 2013 ) . Imaging abnormal skin sensations: a novel functional MRI study . LANCET . vol. 381 , 38 - 38 .
Freudenmann RW, Lepping P, Huber M, Dieckmann S, Bauer-Dubau K, Ignatius R, Misery L, Schollhammer M et al. ( 2012 ) . Delusional infestation and the specimen sign: a European multicentre study in 148 consecutive cases . Br J Dermatol vol. 167 , ( 2 ) 247 - 251 .
Bewley AP, Fleming C, Taylor R ( 2012 ) . Psychocutaneous medicine and its provision in the UK . BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY . vol. 167 , 36 - 36 .
Taylor RE, Marshall T, Mann A, Goldberg DP ( 2012 ) . Insecure attachment and frequent attendance in primary care: a longitudinal cohort study of medically unexplained symptom presentations in ten UK general practices . Psychol Med vol. 42 , ( 4 ) 855 - 864 .
Dewan P, Miller J, Musters C, Taylor RE, Bewley AP ( 2011 ) . Delusional infestation with unusual pathogens: a report of three cases . Clin Exp Dermatol vol. 36 , ( 7 ) 745 - 748 .
Flann S, Shotbolt J, Kessel B, Vekaria D, Taylor R, Bewley A, Pembroke A ( 2010 ) . Three cases of delusional parasitosis caused by dopamine agonists . CLIN EXP DERMATOL vol. 35 , ( 7 ) 740 - 742 .
Bewley AP, Lepping P, Freundenmann RW, Taylor R ( 2010 ) . Delusional parasitosis: time to call it delusional infestation . BRIT J DERMATOL vol. 163 , ( 1 ) 1 - 2 .
Mohandas P, Bewley AP, Taylor R ( 2010 ) . Dermatitis artefacta: outcome is better with a multidisciplinary dermatology/liaison psychiatry team approach . BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY . vol. 163 , 63 - 63 .
Healy R, Taylor R, Dhoat S, Leschynska E, Bewley AP ( 2009 ) . Management of patients with delusional parasitosis in a joint dermatology/liaison psychiatry clinic . BRIT J DERMATOL vol. 161 , ( 1 ) 197 - 199 .
Healy R, Taylor R, Dhoat S, Leschynska E, Bewley A ( 2009 ) . MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH DELUSIONAL PARASITOSIS IN A JOINT DERMATOLOGY/LIAISON PSYCHIATRY CLINIC . ACTA DERM-VENEREOL vol. 89 , ( 5 ) 579 - 579 .
Healy R, Dhoat S, Taylor R, Bewley AP ( 2007 ) . Three years' experience of the management of patients with delusional parasitosis in a joint dermatology and liaison psychiatry clinic . BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY . vol. 157 , 54 - 55 .
Brown M, Boon N, Brooks N, Brown E, Camm J, Caulfield M, Chilvers E, Gibson J et al. ( 2007 ) . Modernising Medical Careers, Medical Training Application Service, and the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board: time for the emperors to don their clothes . LANCET vol. 369 , ( 9566 ) 967 - 968 .
Taylor RE ( 2001 ) . Death of neurasthenia and its psychological reincarnation: a study of neurasthenia at the National Hospital for the Relief and Cure of the Paralysed and Epileptic, Queen Square, London, 1870-1932 . Br J Psychiatry vol. 179 , 550 - 557 .
TAYLOR RE ( 2001 ) . The death of neurasthenia and its psychological reincarnation. The prevalence of neurasthenia at the National Hospital Queen Square . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 179 , 550 - 557 .
TAYLOR RE, Thornicroft G ( 2001 ) . The uses and limitations of the randomised controlled trials in mental health service research . Mental Health Outcome Members, Thornicroft, G, Tansella, M, eds. , Springer Verlage ( Heidelberg ),