Mark Pitts



Young S, Adamou M, Asherson P, Coghill D, Colley B, Gudjonsson G, Hollis C, McCarthy J, Müller U, Paul M, Pitts M & Arif M. Recommendations for the transition of patients with ADHD from child to adult healthcare services: a consensus statement from the UK adult ADHD network. BMC Psychiatry. 2016 Aug 26;16:301. doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-1013-4.


de Jong S, Newhouse SJ, Patel H, Lee S, Dempster D, Curtis C, Paya-Cano J, Murphy D, Wilson CE, Horder J, Mendez MA, Asherson P, Rivera M, Costello H, Maltezos S, Whitwell S, Pitts M, Tye C, Ashwood KL, Bolton P, Curran S, McGuffin P, Dobson R, Breen G. Immune signatures and disorder-specific patterns in a cross-disorder gene expression analysis. Br J Psychiatry. 2016 Sep;209(3):202-8. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.115.175471. Epub 2016 May 5. 


Tropeano M, Howley D, Gazzellone MJ, Wilson CE, Ahn JW, Stavropoulos DJ, Murphy CM, Eis PS, Hatchwell E, Dobson RJ, Robertson D, Holder M, Irving M, Josifova D, Nehammer A, Ryten M, Spain D, Pitts M, Bramham J, Asherson P, Curran S, Vassos E, Breen G, Flinter F, Ogilvie CM5, Collier DA, Scherer SW, McAlonan GM, Murphy DG. Microduplications at the pseudoautosomal SHOX locus in autism spectrum disorders and related neurodevelopmental conditions. J Med Genet. 2016 Aug;53(8):536-47. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2015-103621. Epub 2016 Apr 12. 



Pitts, M. Impairments, Diagnosis and Treatments Associated with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in UK Adults: Results from the Lifetime Impairment Survey. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, Feb 2015 29(1)



Pitts, M. Implementation of independent nurse prescribing in UK mental health settings: focus on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. ADHD Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders, December 2014, 6(4) 

Pitts, M. (2014) Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. Nurse Prescribing, Vol 12 Issue 1

Pitts, M. (2014) Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Transition to adult care. Nurse Prescribing, Vol 12 Issue 7

Maltezos S, Horder J, Coghlan S, Skirrow C, O'Gorman R, Lavender T, Mendez M, Mehta M, Daly E, Xenitidis K, Paliokosta E, Spain D, Pitts M, Asherson P, Lythgoe D, Barker G, Murphy D. Glutamate/glutamine and neuronal integrity in adults with ADHD: a proton MRS study. Translational  Psychiatry, 4


Asherson, P., Young, S., Adamou, M., Bolea, B., Coghill, D., Gudjonsson, G., Kustow, J., Muller, U., Pitts, M., & Thome, J. (2013) Handbook for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. London: Springer Healthcare Ltd

Marios Adamou, Muhammad Arif, Philip Asherson, Tar-Ching Aw, Blanca Bolea, David Coghill, Gísli Guðjónsson, Anne Halmøy, Paul Hodgkins, Ulrich Müller, Mark Pitts, Anna Trakoli, Nerys Williams & Susan Young. Occupational issues of adults with ADHD   BMC Psychiatry 2013, 13:59



Bolea B, Adamou M, Arif M, Asherson P, Gudjonsson G, Müller U, Nutt DJ, Pitts M, Thome J, Young SADHD matures: time for practitioners to do the same? J Psychopharmacol. 2011 Sep 2. 

Xenitidis K, Maltezos S, Pitts MADHD in adults. Your guide to today's mental health issues. Ment Health Today. 2011 Jun:21-3

Young, S., Adamou, M., Bolea, B., Müller, U., Pitts, M., Thome, J., & Asherson, P. (2011). The identification and management of ADHD offenders within the criminal justice system:  a consensus statement from the UK Adult ADHD Network and criminal justice agencies, BMC Psychiatry, 11: 32 



Asherson, P., Adamou, M., Bolea, B., Muller, U., Dunn-Morua, S., Pitts, M., Thome, J., Young, S. (in press). Is ADHD a valid diagnosis in adults? Yes. British Medical Journal.