Publications - 2006


  1. Abraham, S., Brown, T., Boyd, C., Luscombe, G., Russell, J. Quality of life: eating disorders. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40(2): 150-155. [Abstract]
  2. Abraham, S., Hart, S., Luscombe, G., Russell, J. Fluid intake, personality and behaviour in patients with eating disorders. Eating and Weight Disorders. 2006; 11(1): E30-E34. [Abstract]
  3. Abraham, S., Pettigrew, B., Boyd, C., Russell, J. Predictors of functional and exercise amenorrhoea among eating and exercise disordered patients. Human Reproduction. 2006; 21(1):257-261. [Abstract]
  4. Athanasakos, E., Starling, J., Ross, F., Nunn, K., Cass, D. An example of psychological adjustment in chronic illness: Hirschsprung's disease. Pediatric Surgery International. 2006; 22(4):319-325. [Abstract]
  5. Bannon, S., Gonsalvez, C., Croft, R., Boyce, P. Executive functions in obsessive-compulsive disorder: state or trait deficits? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40(11-12): 1031-1038. [Abstract]
  6. Boyce, P. Restoring wisdom to the practice of psychiatry. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(1): 3-7. [Abstract]
  7. Boyce, P., Tally, N., Burke, C., Koloski, N. Epidemiology of the functional gastrointestinal disorders diagnosed according to Rome II criteria: an Australian population-based study. International Medical Journal. 2006; 36(1), 28-36. [Abstract]
  8. Boyce, P., Wilson, F. Diagnosing and managing depression in adults. Medicine Today. 2006; 7 (CPD 1 Point)(1), 17.
  9. Brakoulias, V., Ryan, C., Byth, K. Patients with deliberate self-harm seen by a consultation-liaison service. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(2):192-197. [Abstract]
  10. Cameron, B., Bharadwaj, M., Burrows, J., Fazou, C., Wakefield, D., Hickie, I., Ffrench, R., Khanna, R., Lloyd, A. Prolonged illness after infectious mononucleosis is associated with altered immunity but not with increased viral load. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2006; 193(5):664-671. [Abstract]
  11. Cleary, M., Freeman, A., Hunt, G., Siegfried, N. The trials and tribulations of performing within the research arena. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 2006; 13(2): 247-249. [Abstract]
  12. Cleary, M., Freeman, A., Hunt, G., Walter, G. Patient and carer perceptions of need and associations with care-giving burden in an integrated adult mental health service. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 2006; 41(3): 208-214. [Abstract]
  13. Cleary, M., Freeman, A., Walter, G. Carer participation in mental health service delivery. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. 2006; 15(3): 189-194. [Abstract]
  14. Cleary, M., Hunt, G., Walter, G., Freeman, A. The patient's view of need and caregiving consequences: a cross-sectional study of inpatients with severe mental illness. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 2006; 13(5): 506-514. [Abstract]
  15. Cleary, M., Walter, G. Educating mental health nurses in clinical settings: tackling the challenge. Contemporary Nurse. 2006; 21(1): 153-157. [Abstract]
  16. Cleary, M., Walter, G. Study Tours: getting the most out of study tours. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. 2006; 37(5): 200-201. [Abstract]
  17. Cleary, M., Walter, G., Escott, P. 'Consumer consultant': expanding the role of consumers in modern mental health services. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. 2006; 15(1):29-34. [Abstract]
  18. Cleary, M., Walter, G., Hunt, G. The quest to fund research: playing research lotto. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(3): 323-326. [Abstract]
  19. Clemens, K., Cornish, J., Hunt, G., McGregor, I. Intravenous methamphetamine self-administration in rats: Effects of intravenous or intraperitoneal MDMA co-administration. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 2006; 85: 454-463. [Abstract]
  20. Clemens, K., Cornish, J., Hunt, G., McGregor, I. Repeated weekly exposure to MDMA, methamphetamine or their combination: Long-term behavioural and neurochemical effects in rats. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2007; 86:183-190. [Abstract]
  21. Clough, A.R., Currie, B.J., Yunupingu, M.W., Conigrave, K.M. Action is required to reduce kava supply in Arnhem Land ... again! Medical Journal of Australia (MJA). 2006; 184(2):91-92. [Abstract]
  22. Clough, A., Lee, K., Cairney, S., Maruff, P., O'Reilly, B., d'Abbs, P., Conigrave, K. Changes in cannabis use and its consequences over 3 years in a remote indigenous population in northern Australia. Addiction 101. 2006; 101(5):696-705. [Abstract]
  23. Conigrave, K., Freeburn, B., Teasdale, K. et al. Are our mainstream services for treatment of alcohol problems accessible to urban Aboriginal communities? Alcoholism - Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30(9): 166A.
  24. Cornes, A., Rohan, M., Napier, J., Rey, J. Reading the signs: impact of signed vs written questionnaires on the prevalence of psychopathology among deaf adolescents. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40:665-673. [Abstract]
  25. Das, P., Flynn, G., Harris, A., Kemp, A., Liddell, B., Whitford, T., Peduto, A., Gordon, E., Williams, L. Automated and controlled processing of fear facial expression display dysfunctions in the amygdala pathways in schizophrenia: a functional connectivity approach. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40:A118-A119.
  26. Farrow, T., Whitford, T., Williams, L., Gomes, L., Harris, A. Structural MRI evidence of differences between first episode bipolar disorder and first episode schizophrenia. Bipolar Disorders. 2006; 8:18-18.
  27. Filan, S., Llewellyn-Jones R. Animal-assisted therapy in dementia: a review of the literature. International Psychogeriatics. 2006; 18(4):597-611. [Abstract]
  28. Fitzgerald, D., Kozlowska, K. Habit cough: assessment and management. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 2006; 7(1):21-5. [Abstract]
  29. Goldstein, D., Bennett, B., Friedlander, M. Davenport, T., Hickie, I., Lloyd, A. Fatigue states after cancer treatment occur both in association with, and independent of, mood disorder: a longitudinal study. BMC Cancer. 2006; 6:240-247. [Abstract]
  30. Haber, P. Commentary: challenge for doctors and policy makers. BMJ. 332(7536):277-278. [Abstract]
  31. Harris, A. Brainwaves. Acta Neuropsychiatrica. 2006; 18:234-235.
  32. Harris, A., Melkonian, D., Williams, L., Gordon, E. Dynamic spectral analysis findings in first episode and chronic schizophrenia. International Journal of Neuroscience. 2006; 116(3): 223-246. [Abstract]
  33. Hickie, I., Blashki, G. Evidence into practice: the mental health hurdle is high. Guidelines for GPs need to tackle the tough issues. Medical Journal of Australia. 2006; 184(11): 542-543. [Abstract]
  34. Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Luscombe, G. Mental health expenditure in Australia: time for affirmative action. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 2006; 30(2): 119-122. [Abstract]
  35. Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Luscombe, G., Scott, E., Mackenzie, E., Morgan, H., Wilson, A., Barton, D., Barrett, E. Is real reform of the Medicare Benefits Schedule for psychiatrists in Australia economically, socially or professionally desirable? Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(1): 8-14. [Abstract]
  36. Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Wakefield, D. Vollmer-Conna, U., Cameron, B., Vernon, S., Reeves, W., Lloyd, A. Post-infective and chronic fatigue syndromes precipitated by viral and non-viral pathogens: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2006; 333-575. [Abstract]
  37. Honey, A., Clarke, S., Halse, C., Kohn, M., Madden, S. The influence of siblings on the experience of anorexia nervosa for adolescent girls. European Eating Disorders Review. 2006; 14(5):315-22.
  38. Kavanagh, D.J., Sitharthan, G., Young, R.M., Sitharthan, T., Saunders, J.B., Shockley, N., Giannopoulos, V. Addition of cue exposure to cognitive-behaviour therapy for alcohol misuse: a randomized trial with dysphoric drinkers. Addiction. 2006; 101(8):1106-1116. [Abstract]
  39. Kelly, M., Chick, J., Gribble, R., Gleeson, M., Holton, M., Winstanley, J., McCaughan, G., Haber, P. Predictor of relapse to harmful alcohol after orthotopic liver transplantation. Alcohol & Alcoholism. 2006; 41(3):278-283. [Abstract]
  40. Killackey, E., Jackson, H., Gleeson, J., Hickie, I., McGorry, P. Exciting career opportunity beckons! Early intervention and vocational rehabilitation in first-episode psychosis: employing cautious optimism. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40(11-12): 951-962. [Abstract]
  41. Koloski, N., Boyce, P., Tally, N. Somatization an independent psychosocial risk factor for irritable bowel syndrome but not dyspepsia: a population-based study. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2006; 18(10):1101-1109. [Abstract]
  42. Korner, A., Gerull, F., Meares, R., Stevenson, J. Borderline personality disorder treated with the conversational model: a replication study. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2006; 47(5):406-411. [Abstract]
  43. Kozlowska K., Foley, S. Attachment and Risk of Future Harm: A case of non-accidental brain injury. Special attachment issue. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 2006; 27:75-82.
  44. Kozlowska K., Foley, S., Crittenden, P. Factitious illness by proxy: Understanding underlying psychological processes and motivations. Special attachment issue. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy.: 2006; 27:92-104.
  45. Latas, M., Mitrovic, M., Starcevic, V. Gender differences in psychopathologic features of agoraphobia with panic disorder. Vojnosanitetski pregled. Military-medical and pharmaceutical review. 2006; 63(6): 569-574. [Abstract]
  46. Lipsitt, D., Starcevic, V. Psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in the treatment of somatoform disorders. Psychiatric Annals. 2006; 36(5):341-348.
  47. Loo, C., McFarquhar, T., Walter, G. Transcranial magnetic stimulation in adolescent depression. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(1): 81-85. [Abstract]
  48. McGorry, P., Hickie, I., Yung, A., Pantelis, C., Jackson, H. Clinical staging of psychiatric disorders: a heuristic framework for choosing earlier, safer and more effective interventions. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40(8):616-622. [Abstract]
  49. McKay, D., Gorrell, J., Cornish, A., Tennant, C., Rosen, A., Moss, B., Nash, L. Let's get physical: an audit of medical practice in first episode psychosis. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(2): 146-149. [Abstract]
  50. McShane, G., Mihalich, M., Walter, G., Rey, J. Outcome of patients with unipolar, bipolar and psychotic disorders admitted to a specialist child and adolescent mental health service. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(2): 198-201. [Abstract]
  51. Morley, K., Teesson, M., Reid, S., Sannibale, C., Thomson, C., Phung, N., Weltman, M., Bell, J., Richardson, K., Haber, P. Naltrexone versus acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence: a multi-centre, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Addiction 101. 2006; 101(10): 1451-1462. [Abstract]
  52. Naismith, S., Hickie, I., Ward, P. Scott, E., Little, C. Impaired implicit sequence learning in depression: a probe for frontostriatal dysfunction? Psychological Medicine. 2006; 36(3): 313-323. [Abstract]
  53. Nash, L., Curtis, B., Walton, M., Willcock, S., Tennant, C. The response of doctors to a formal complaint. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(3): 246-250. [Abstract]
  54. Perkins, D., Roberts, R., Sanders, T., Rosen, A. Far West Area Health Service mental health integration project: model for rural Australia? Australian Journal of Rural Health. 2006; 14(3): 105-110. [Abstract]
  55. Phelan, R., Lee, L., Howe, D., Walter, G. Parenting and mental illness: a pilot group programme for parents. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(4): 399-402. [Abstract]
  56. Pirkis, J., Blashki, G., Murphy, A., Hickie, I., Ciechomski, L. The contribution of general practice based research to the development of national policy: case studies from Ireland and Australia. Australia and New Zealand Health Policy. 2006; 3:4. [Abstract]
  57. Proude, E., Britt, H., Valenti, L., Conigrave, K. The relationship between self-reported alcohol intake and the
    morbidities managed by GPs in Australia. BMC Family Practice. 2006; 7(17): 1-9. [Abstract]
  58. Proude, E., Conigrave, K., Haber, P. Effectiveness of skills-based training using the Drink-less package to increase family practitioner confidence in intervening for alcohol
    use disorders. BMC Medical Education. 2006; 6(8):1-6. [Abstract]
  59. Rey, J., Martin, A. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and suicidality in juveniles: review of the evidence and implications for clinical practice. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America. 2006; 15:221-237. [Abstract]
  60. Richardson, K., Reid, S., Morley, K., Teesson, M., Sannibale, C., Weltman, M., Baillee, A., Haber, P. The effects of alcohol and naltrexone on craving and alcohol consumption. Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30(9): 169A.
  61. Ritchie, C.W., Chiu, E., Harrigan, S., Mastwyk, M., Halliday, G., Hustig, H., Hall, K., Hassett, A., O'Connor, D.W., Opie, J., Nagalingam, V., Snowdon, J., Ames, D. A comparison of the efficacy and safety of olanzapine and risperidone in the treatment of elderly patients with schizophrenia: an open study of six months duration. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2006; 21(2):171-179. [Abstract]
  62. Robinson, J., McGorry, P., Harris, M., Pirkis, J., Burgess, P., Hickie, I., Headey, A. Australia's National Suicide Prevention Strategy: the next chapter. Australian Health Review. 2006; 30(3): 271-276. [Abstract]
  63. Rosen, A. Destigmatizing day-to-day practices: what developed countries can learn from developing countries. World Psychiatry. 2006; 5(1):21-24. [Abstract]
  64. Rosen, A. The Australian experience of deinstitutionalization: interaction of Australian culture with the development and reform of its mental health services. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. 2006; 429:81-89. [Abstract]
  65. Rosen, A. The community psychiatrist of the future. Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 2006; 19(4): 380-388. [Abstract]
  66. Schofield, D., Tennant, C., Nash, L., Degenhardt, L., Cornish, A., Hobbs, C., Brennan, G. Reasons for cannabis use in psychosis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40(6-7): 570-574. [Abstract]
  67. Seth, D., Beard, M., Gorrell, M., McCaughan, G., Haber, P. Osteopontin: an early marker for alcoholic liver injury? Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30(9): 89A.
  68. Seth, D., Gorrell, M., Cordoba, S., McCaughan, G., Haber, P. Intrahepatic gene expression in human alcoholic hepatitis. Journal of Hepatology. 2006; 45(2): 306-320. [Abstract]
  69. Seth, D., Hogg, P., Gorrell, M., McCaughan, G., Haber, P. Identification of novel therapeutic targets for alcoholic liver disease. Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30(9): 60A.
  70. Shackel, N., Seth, D., Haber, P., Gorrell, M., McCaughan, G. The hepatic transcriptome in human liver disease. Comparative Hepatology. 2006; 5: 6. [Abstract]
  71. Shourie, S., Conigrave, K., Proude, E., Ward, E., Wutzke, S., Haber, P. The effectiveness of a tailored intervention for excessive alcohol consumption prior to elective surgey. Alcohol & Alcoholism. 2006; 41(6): 643-649. [Abstract]
  72. Sitharthan, T. Alcohol, Social Cues, and Intoxication. Australasian Science. 2006; 27(3): 30-32.
  73. Snowdon, J. Psychosis of Alzheimer disease. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2006; 14(3):293-294. [Abstract]
  74. Snowdon, J., Brodaty, H., Ames, D., Day, S. Duration of risperidone treatment for BPSD. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2006; 21(7): 699-701. [Abstract]
  75. Snowdon, J., Day, S., Baker, W. Audits of medication use in Sydney nursing homes. Age and Aging. 2006; 35(4):403-408. [Abstract]
  76. Snowdon, J., Day, S., Baker, W. Current use of psychotropic medication in nursing homes. International Psychogeriatrics. 2006; 18(2):241-250. [Abstract]
  77. Starcevic, V. Anxiety states: A review of conceptual and treatment issues. Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 2006; 19(1):79-83. [Abstract]
  78. Starcevic, V. Review: worldwide lifetime prevalence of anxiety disorders is 16.6%, with considerable heterogeneity between studies. Evidence-based Mental Health. 2006; 9(4): 115. [Abstract]
  79. Starcevic, V. Somatoform disorders and DSM-V: conceptual and political issues in the debate. Psychosomatics. 2006; 47(4):277-281. [Abstract]
  80. Starcevic, V. The spectrum of psychopathology in hypochondriasis. Actas Espanolas de Psiquiatria. 2006; 34(1): 38-39.
  81. Starcevic, V., Berle, D. Cognitive specificity of anxiety disorders: A review of selected key constructs. Depression and Anxiety. 2006; 23:51-61. [Abstract]
  82. Starcevic, V., Latas, M., Trajkovic, G. Relationship of psychiatric comorbidity and treatment of panic disorder and agoraphobia. Srpski arhiv za celokupno lekarstvo. 2006.
  83. Starcevic, V., Milan, L., Kolar, D., Berle, D. Are there gender differences in catastrophic appraisals in panic disorder with agoraphobia? Depression and Anxiety. 2006; 24(8):1-8. [Abstract]
  84. Starling, J., Bridgland, K., Rose, D. Psychiatric emergencies in children and adolescents: an Emergency Department audit. Australasian Psychiatry. 2006; 14(4): 403-407. [Abstract]
  85. Starling, J., Foley, S. From pilot to permanent service: ten years of paediatric telepsychiatry. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2006; 12(Supplement 3): 80-82.
  86. Stone, M., Briody, J., Kohn, M., Clarke, S., Madden, S., Cowell, C. Bone changes in adolescent girls with anorexia nervosa. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2006; 39(6):835-41. [Abstract]
  87. Stuart, S., Robertson, M., O'Hara, M. The future of interpersonal psychotherapy. Psychiatric Annals. 2006; 36(8): 578.
  88. Sumich, A., Harris, A., Flynn, G., Whitford, T., Tunstall, N., Kumari, V., Brammer, M., Gordon, E., Williams, L. Event-related potential correlates of depression, insight and negative symptoms in males with recent-onset psychosis. Clinical Neurophysiology. 2006; 117(8): 1715-1727. [Abstract]
  89. Teesson, M., Morley, K., Reid, S., Sannibale, C., Thomson, C., Richardson, K., Haber, P. The influence of depression on pharmacotherapy for alcohol dependence. Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30(9): 68A.
  90. Uhlenhuth, E.H., Starcevic, V., Qualls, C. Antal, E.J., Matuzas, W., Javaid, J.I., Barnhill, J. Abrupt discontinuation of Alprazolam and cognitive style in patients with panic disorder: early effects on mood, performance, and vital signs. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 2006; 26(5):519-523. [Abstract]
  91. Walter, G. What's in a title? Medical Journal of Australia. 2006; 184(6): 312.
  92. Whitford, T., Farrow, T., Rennie, C., Grieve, S., Gomes, L., Brennan, J., Williams, L., Harris, A. Longitudinal changes in regional grey matter volume and corresponding EEG power in first-episode psychosis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40:A122-A123.
  93. Whitford, T., Grieve, S., Farrow, T., Gomes, L., Brennan, J., Harris, A., Gordon, E., Williams, L. Progressive grey matter atrophy over the first 2-3 years of illness in first-episode schizophrenia: a tensor-based morphonetry study. NeuroImage. 2006; 32(2):511-519. [Abstract]
  94. Whitford, T., Grieve, S., Farrow, T., Gomes, L., Brennan, J., Harris, A., Gordon, E., Williams, L. Volumetric white matter abnormalities in first-episode schizophrenia: a longitudinal MRi study. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2006; 40: A122.
  95. Wijerantne, C., Hickie, I., Davenport, T. Is there an independent somatic symptom dimension in older people? Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2006; 61(2): 197-204.[Abstract]
  96. Wurst, F., Wiesbeck, G., Aradottir, S., Pragst, F., Johnson, B., Lesch, O., Conigrave, K., Weinmann, W. Direct ethanol metabolites such as ethyl glucuronide (EtG), ethyl sulfate (EtS), fatty acid ethyl esters (FAEEs) and phosphatidyl ethanol (PEth) - Their use in diagnosis and treatment. Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2006; 30:52A-52A.