Publications list for Clinical Professor John Snowdon

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

2014

   
  • Draper, B., Koves, K., De Leo, D., Snowdon, J. (2014), A Controlled Study of Suicide in Middle-Aged and Older People: Personality Traits, Age, and Psychiatric Disorders. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior. 44(2), 130-138. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • De Leo, D., Draper, B., Snowdon, J., Kolves, K. (2013), Suicides in older adults: a case-control psychological autopsy study in Australia. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 47(7), 980-988. [Abstract]
  • De Leo, D., Draper, B., Snowdon, J., Kolves, K. (2013), Contacts with health professionals before suicide: Missed opportunities for prevention?. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 54(7), 1117-1123. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Halliday, G., Hunt, G. (2013), Two types of squalor: findings from a factor analysis of the Environmental Cleanliness and Clutter Scale (ECCS). International Psychogeriatrics. 25(7), 1191-1198. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2013), Should psychomotor disturbance be an essential criterion for a DSM-5 diagnosis of melancholia?. BMC Psychiatry. 13, 160. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Davison, T., Snowdon, J., Castle, N., McCabe, M., Mellor, D., Karantzas, G., Allan, J. (2012), An evaluation of a national program to implement the Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia into routine practice in aged care facilities. International Psychogeriatrics. 24(4), 631-641. [Abstract]
  • Almeida, O., Draper, B., Snowdon, J., Lautenschlager, N., Pirkis, J., Byrne, G., Sim, M., Stocks, N., Flicker, L., Pfaff, J. (2012), Factors associated with suicidal thoughts in a large community study of older adults. British Journal of Psychiatry. 201(6), 466-472. [Abstract]
  • Almeida, O., Draper, B., Pirkis, J., Snowdon, J., Lautenschlager, N., Byrne, G., Sim, M., Stocks, N., Kerse, N., Flicker, L., Pfaff, J. (2012), Anxiety, depression, and comorbid anxiety and depression: risk factors and outcome over two years. International Psychogeriatrics. 24(10), 1622-1632. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2012), Tailored treatment for depression with co-morbid dementia. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 46(7), 678-679. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Pertusa, A., Mataix-Cols, D. (2012), On hoarding and squalor: a few considerations for dsm-5. Depression and Anxiety. 29(5), 417-424. [Abstract]
  • Almeida, O., Pirkis, J., Kerse, N., Sim, M., Flicker, L., Snowdon, J., Draper, B., Byrne, G., Lautenschlager, N., Stocks, N., Alfonso, H., Pfaff, J. (2012), Socioeconomic disadvantage increases risk of prevalent and persistent depression in later life. Journal of Affective Disorders. 138(3), 322-331. [Abstract]
  • Almeida, O., Pirkis, J., Kerse, N., Sim, M., Flicker, L., Snowdon, J., Draper, B., Byrne, G., Goldney, R., Lautenschlager, N., Stocks, N., Alfonso, H., Pfaff, J. (2012), A Randomized Trial to Reduce the Prevalence of Depression and Self-Harm Behavior in Older Primary Care Patients. Annals of Family Medicine. 10(4), 347-356. [Abstract]
  • Chan, C., Snowdon, J. (2012), Animal hoarding. In: Severe Domestic Squalor. (pp.81-100).United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.
  • Snowdon, J., Halliday, G., Banerjee , S. (2012), Severe Domestic Squalor. United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

2011

   
  • Snowdon, J. (2011), Pseudodementia, a term for its time: the impact of Leslie Kiloh's 1961 paper. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(5), 391-397. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Draper, B., Wyder, M. (2011), Age Variation in the Prevalence of DSM-IV Disorders in Cases of Suicide of Middle-Aged and Older Persons in Sydney. Suicide & life-threatening behavior. 41(4), 465-70. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Halliday, G. (2011), A study of the use of clozapine in old age psychiatry. International clinical psychopharmacology. 26(4), 232-5. [Abstract]
  • Mataix-Cols, D., Pertusa, A., Snowdon, J. (2011), Neuropsychological and neural correlates of hoarding: a practice-friendly review. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 67(5), 467-476. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Galanos, D., Vaswani, D. (2011), Patterns of psychotropic medication use in nursing homes: surveys in Sydney, allowing comparisons over time and between countries. International Psychogeriatrics. 23(9), 1520-1525. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Galanos, D., Vaswani, D. (2011), A 2009 survey of psychotropic medication use in Sydney nursing homes. The Medical Journal of Australia. , 270-271. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Rosengren, D., Daniel, F., Suyasa, M. (2011), Australia's use of the Cornell scale to screen for depression in nursing homes. Australasian Journal on Ageing. 30(1), 33-36. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Halliday, G. (2011), A study of severe domestic squalor: 173 cases referred to an old age psychiatry service. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 23(2), 308-14. [Abstract]
  • Almeida, O., Alfonso, H., Pirkis, J., Kerse, N., Sim, M., Flicker, L., Snowdon, J., Draper, B., Byrne, G., Goldney, R., Lautenschlager, N., Stocks, N., Scazufca, M., Huisman, M., Araya, R., Pfaff, J. (2011), A practical approach to assess depression risk and to guide risk reduction strategies in later life. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 23(2), 280-91. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Gregory, C., Halliday, G., Hodges, J., Snowdon, J. (2010), Living in squalor: neuropsychological function, emotional processing and squalor perception in patients found living in squalor. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. (5), 1-8. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2010), Depression in nursing homes. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 22, 1143-8. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2010), Mental health service delivery in long-term care homes. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 22(7), 1063-71. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Draper, B., Brodaty, H., Ames, D., Chiu, E. (2010), Prevalence and treatment of late life depression. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 44(11), 1054. [Abstract]
  • Conn, D., Snowdon, J. (2010), Optimizing mental health in long-term care homes. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 22, 1023-1024. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2010), Protection from late life depression. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. , 844-5. [Abstract]
  • Draper, B., Peisah, C., Snowdon, J., Brodaty, H. (2010), Early dementia diagnosis and the risk of suicide and euthanasia. Alzheimer's & Dementia. 6(1), 75-82. [Abstract]

2009

   
  • Halliday, G., Snowdon, J. (2009), The Environmental Cleanliness and Clutter Scale (ECCS). International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 21(0), 1041-50. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Halliday, G. (2009), How and when to intervene in cases of severe domestic squalor. International psychogeriatrics / IPA. 21(6), 996-1002. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Schneider, J., Burlutsky, G., Snowdon, J., McMahon, C., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2009), Depressive symptoms in older adults with hearing impairments: the Blue Mountains Study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. , 1306-1308. [Abstract]
  • Pirkis, J., Pfaff, J., Williamson, M., Tyson, O., Stocks, N., Goldney, R., Draper, B., Snowdon, J., Lautenschlager, N., Almeida, O. (2009), The community prevalence of depression in older Australians. Journal of affective disorders. 115(0), 54-61. [Abstract]
  • Pfaff, J., Draper, B., Pirkis, J., Stocks, N., Snowdon, J., Sim, M., Byrne, G., Lautenschlager, N., Flicker, L., Kerse, N., Goldney, R., Almeida, O. (2009), Medical morbidity and severity of depression in a large primary care sample of older Australians: the DEPS-GP project. The Medical Journal of Australia. 190(7 Suppl), S75-S80. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Turner, J. (2009), An Innovative Approach to Behavioral Assessment and Intervention in Residential Care: A Service Evaluation. Clinical Gerontologist. 32(3), 260-275.
  • Chiu, E., Ames, D., Draper, B., Snowdon, J. (2009), Depressive Disorders in the Elderly: A Review. In: Depressive Disorders. (pp.197-257).United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell.

2008

   
  • Tiller, J., Ames, D., Brodaty, H., Byrne, G., Chawla, S., Halliday, G., Snowdon, J., Hepworth, G., McArdle, P., Schweitzer, I. (2008), Antipsychotic use in the elderly: what doctors say they do, and what they do. Australasian journal on ageing. 27(3), 134-142. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J., Fleming, R. (2008), Recognising depression in residential facilities: an Australian challenge. International journal of geriatric psychiatry. 23(0), 295-300. [Abstract]
  • Draper, B., Pfaff, J., Pirkis, J., Snowdon, J., Lautenschlager, N., Wilson, I., Almeida, O. (2008), Long-Term Effects of Childhood Abuse on the Quality of Life and Health of Older People: Results from the Depression and Early Prevention of Suicide in General Practice Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 56(0), 262-71. [Abstract]
  • Snowdon, J. (2008), Review of D K Conn et al (ed), Practical Psychiatry in the Long-term Care Home: A Handbook for Staff 3rd Ed. International Psychogeriatrics. 20, 860-862.
  • Kerse, N., Flicker, L., Pfaff, J., Draper, B., Lautenschlager, N., Sim, M., Snowdon, J., Almeida, O. (2008), Falls, depression and antidepressants in later life: a large primary care appraisal. PLoS ONE. 3(6), e2423. [Abstract]
  • Draper, B., Snowdon, J., Wyder, M. (2008), A pilot study of the suicide victim's last contact with a health professional. Crisis. 29(2), 96-101. [Abstract]