Publications list for Dr Christopher Ryan

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2014

   
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Walsh, G., Stein-Parbury, J., Patfield, M. (2014), Nosocomial suicide. Australasian Psychiatry. 22(2), 118-121. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Callaghan, S., Paton, M., Singh, S. (2014), Can violence risk assessment really assist in clinical decision-making?. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 48(3), 286-288. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C. (2014), Suicide risk assessment: myth and reality. International Journal of Clinical Practice. 68(6), 679-681. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C. (2014), Suicide risk categorisation of psychiatric inpatients: what it might mean and why it is of no use. Australasian Psychiatry. 22(4), 390-392. [Abstract]
  • Eagle, K., Ryan, C. (2014), Potentially incapable patients objecting to treatment: doctors' powers and duties. The Medical Journal of Australia. 200(6), 352-354. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S. (2014), Treatment refusal in anorexia nervosa: the hardest of cases. Commentary on "Anorexia nervosa: the diagnosis: a postmodern ethics contribution to the bioethics debate on involuntary treatment for anorexia nervosa" by Sacha Kendall. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. 11(1), 43-45. [Abstract]
  • Paton, M., Large, M., Ryan, C. (2014), Debate: Clinical risk categorisation is valuable in the prevention of suicide and severe violence--no. Australasian Psychiatry. 22(1), 10-12. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S., Large, M. (2014), Communication, confidentiality and consent in mental health care. The Medical Journal of Australia. 200, 9. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • Ryan, C., Large, M., Callaghan, S. (2013), Suicide risk assessment: where are we now?. The Medical Journal of Australia. , 534. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Harris, A. (2013), Declaring conflicting interests. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 193-194. [Abstract]
  • Callaghan, S., Ryan, C., Kerridge, I. (2013), Risk of suicide is insufficient warrant for coercive treatment for mental illness. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 36(5-6), 374-385. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2013), Taking care when taking part in public debate. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47(1), 93-97. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S., Large, M. (2013), Mental health legislation and likelihood of harm criteria. Australasian Psychiatry. , 280. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Large, M. (2013), Suicide risk assessment: where are we now?. The Medical Journal of Australia. 198, 462-463. [Abstract]
  • James Ryan, C., Large, M. (2013), Suicide screening in general hospitals. Psychosomatics. , 604-605. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Light, E., Kerridge, I., Ryan, C., Robertson, M. (2012), Community treatment orders in Australia: rates and patterns of use. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(6), 478-482. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C. (2012), Sanism, stigma and the belief in dangerousness. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(11), 1099-1100. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2012), Playing the ferryman: Psychiatry's role in end-of-life decision-making. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(10), 932-935. [Abstract]
  • Stewart, C., Cockburn, T., Madden, B., Callaghan, S., Ryan, C. (2012), Leave to intervene in cases of gender identity disorder; normative causation; financial harms and involuntary treatment; and the right to be protected from suicide. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. 9(3), 235-242. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S., Large, M. (2012), Better laws for coercive psychiatric treatment: lessons from the Waterlow case. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(4), 283-286. [Abstract]
  • Callaghan, S., Ryan, C. (2012), Western Australia - rising to the human rights challenge?. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(7), 683. [Abstract]
  • Callaghan, S., Ryan, C. (2012), Rising to the Human Rights Challenge in Compulsory Treatment - new Approaches to Mental Health law in Australia. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(7), 611-620. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C. (2012), Letter to the Editor: Screening for suicide: a comment on Steeg et al. Psychological Medicine. 42(9), 2011-2012. [Abstract]
  • Frankish, K., Ryan, C., Harris, A. (2012), Psychiatry and online social media: potential, pitfalls and ethical guidelines for psychiatrists and trainees. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(3), 181-187. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2012), Be said to be influenced by personal prejudice (six letters). The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(6), 504-405. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2012), An unethical policy on sexual boundary violations. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(6), 584. [Abstract]
  • Light, E., Kerridge, I., Ryan, C., Robertson, M. (2012), Out of sight, out of mind: making involuntary community treatment visible in the mental health system. Medical Journal of Australia. 196(9), 591-593. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2012), Suicide risk assessment: Reply to Draper. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(4), 387. [Abstract]
  • Morris, K., Savell, K., Ryan, C. (2012), Psychiatrists and termination of pregnancy: clinical, legal and ethical aspects. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(1), 18-27. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Callaghan, S. (2012), Hindsight bias and the overestimation of suicide risk in expert testimony. The Psychiatrist. , 236-237.
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2012), Minority report on violence risk assessment. The Psychiatrist. , 36.
  • Ryan, C. (2012), The ethics of intervening in cases of severe domestic squalor. In: Severe Domestic Squalor. (pp.150-159).United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.
  • Eagle, K., Ryan, C. (2012), Mind the gap: the potentially incapable patient who objects to assessment. Australian Law Journal. 86, 685-696.

2011

   
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2011), The validity and utility of risk assessment for inpatient suicide. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(6), 507-512. [Abstract]
  • Sacca, R., Ryan, C. (2011), Relationships between interpersonal contact as a volunteer companion and stigma. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(5), 439-443. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Sharma, S., Cannon, E., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2011), Risk factors for suicide within a year of discharge from psychiatric hospital: a systematic meta-analysis. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 45(8), 619-28. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2011), What is the value of professional opinion?. The Medical Journal of Australia. 195(2), 101-102. [Abstract]
  • Nielssen, O., Ryan, C., Large, M. (2011), Risk assessment and resource allocation. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(3), 270. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Adams, J., Miller, P., Sale, I., Bloch, S., Sullivan, D., Mendelson, G., Ng, F., Cutbush, J., Newlands, C. (2011), Defusing the "time-bomb": clarifying annotation 3.13. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(3), 269. [Abstract]
  • Callaghan, S., Ryan, C. (2011), Refusing medical treatment after attempted suicide: rethinking capacity and coercive treatment in light of the Kerrie Wooltorton case. Journal of Law and Medicine. 18(4), 811-819. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S. (2011), NSW law, ECT and DBS. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(1), 85. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Singh, S., Paton, M., Nielssen, O. (2011), The Predictive Value of Risk Categorization in Schizophrenia. Harvard Review of Psychiatry. 19(1), 25-33. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2011), Response: Limits to Responsibility and Care?. Bioethical Inquiry. , 103-104.
  • Ryan, C. (2011), Capacity as a Determinant of Non-consensual Treatment of the Mentally Ill in Australia. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. 18(2), 248-262.
  • Ryan, C. (2011), One Flu Over The Cuckoo¬ís Nest: Comparing Legislated Coercive Treatment for Mental Illness with that for Other Illness. Bioethical Inquiry. 8(1), 87-93.
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S. (2011), Protecting our patients' rights. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 180.
  • Ryan, C. (2011), Lies, Damn Lies and Placebos: A Comment on Foreid et al. Neuroethics. , 261-262.
  • Ryan, C., Shaw, T. (2011), BIID is not BDD - comment on Kwok-Kwan Chan et al. Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS. , 8-9; discussion 9-10. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Ryan, C., Nielssen, O., Paton, M., Large, M. (2010), Clinical decisions in psychiatry should not be based on risk assessment. Australasian Psychiatry. 18(5), 398-403. [Abstract]
  • Sands, M., Dantoc, B., Hartshorn, A., Ryan, C., Lujic, S. (2010), Single Question in Delirium (SQiD): testing its efficacy against psychiatrist interview, the Confusion Assessment Method and the Memorial Delirium Assessment Scale. Palliative Medicine. 24(6), 561-565. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S. (2010), Legal and ethical aspects of refusing medical treatment after a suicide attempt: the Wooltorton case in the Australian context. The Medical Journal of Australia. 193(4), 239-242. [Abstract]
  • Chan, A., Gunja, N., Ryan, C. (2010), A Comparison of Venlafaxine and SSRIs in Deliberate Self-poisoning. Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology. 6(2), 116-21. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2010), Helpful and unhelpful risk assessment practices. Psychiatric Services. , 530. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Walter, G., Robertson, M. (2010), College activities and the ethics of advertising. Australasian Psychiatry. 18(2), 101-5. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Shaw, T., Harris, A. (2010), Body integrity identity disorder: response to Patrone. Journal of Medical Ethics. , 189-90. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Callaghan, S., Large, M. (2010), Long time, no see. Australians with mental illnesses wait too long before independent review of detention. Alternative Law Journal. 35(3), 128-189.

2009

   
  • Porter, G., Shaw, T., Ryan, C. (2009), Fugue associated with migraine. BMJ case reports. 2009, pii: bcr07.2008.0576. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C. (2009), Out on a Limb: The Ethical Management of Body Integrity Identity Disorder. Neuroethics. 2(1), 21-33.
  • Ryan, C. (2009), Case study. Dirty blood. Commentary. Hastings Center Report. 39(5), 15. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Large, M., Ryan, C., Nielssen, O., Hayes, R. (2008), The danger of dangerousness: why we must remove the dangerousness criterion from our mental health acts. Journal of medical ethics. 34(12), 877-881. [Abstract]
  • Wu, P., Jones, S., Ryan, C., Michail, D., Robinson, T. (2008), Modafinil-induced psychosis. Internal Medicine Journal. 38(8), 677-678. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., James Ryan, C., Nielssen, O. (2008), Violence and commitment to treatment. Psychiatric services. , 575-576. [Abstract]
  • Large, M., Nielssen, O., Ryan, C., Hayes, R. (2008), Mental health laws that require dangerousness for involuntary admission may delay the initial treatment of schizophrenia. Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. 43(3), 251-256. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Shaw, T. (2008), Very limited role of psychiatry in late termination. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. , 173-174. [Abstract]
  • Ryan, C., Shaw, T. (2008), Depression and assisted dying. Psychiatric review is mandatory in Australia. BMJ. , a2478. [Abstract]