Matthew Broome

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Matthew is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry, at the University of Oxford, Consultant Psychiatrist to the Oxford Early Intervention in Psychosis Service, Associate College Tutor for Oxfordshire, and Clinical Co-lead for the Early Intervention for the Oxford Academic Heath Sciences Network. Prior to his current post, he was Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Warwick and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist to the Coventry Early Intervention Team. He trained in psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital, Bethlem Royal Hospital, and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and has a PhD in Psychiatry from the University of London and in Philosophy from the University of Warwick. Whilst in London, he worked with the Lambeth Early Onset Team (LEO) and set up the OASIS at risk service together with colleagues. He is a former chair of the Philosophy Special Interest Group at the Royal College of Psychiatrists and is series editor to the Oxford University Press series, International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry. He is an associate and handling editor for the British Journal of Psychiatry. Matthew’s research interests include the prodromal phase of psychosis, delusion formation, functional neuroimaging, the role of GABA in psychotic symptoms, mood instability, early intervention services, and the philosophy of psychiatry.


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Shared treatment decision-making: does it help people with psychosis?


Matthew Broome on a systematic review and meta-analysis of shared treatment decision-making and empowerment-related outcomes in psychosis.

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Outcomes in first episode manic psychosis


Matthew Broome writes his debut Mental Elf blog on a three-year clinical and functional outcome comparison between first episode manic psychosis and first-episode schizophrenia.

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