Jayashri Kulkarni

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A four week randomised control trial of adjunctive medroxyprogesterone and tamoxifen in women with mania
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Central Clinical School, Monash University and The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 43:52-61. 2014
  2. pmc Treatment and outcomes of an Australian cohort of outpatients with bipolar I or schizoaffective disorder over twenty-four months: implications for clinical practice
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Central Clinical School, 607 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:228. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Piloting the effective therapeutic dose of adjunctive selective estrogen receptor modulator treatment in postmenopausal women with schizophrenia
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1142-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Estrogens and men with schizophrenia: is there a case for adjunctive therapy?
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Level One, Old Baker Building, Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Schizophr Res 125:278-83. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Australian Schizophrenia Care and Assessment Programme: real-world schizophrenia: outcomes
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:969-79. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone modulation: a novel therapeutic approach for women with severe mental illness
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Level 1, Old Baker Building, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia 3004
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:83-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A study of the effectiveness of bilateral transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of the negative symptoms of schizophrenia
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 1:27-32. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of the effectiveness of high-frequency left prefrontal cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation in major depression in patients who have not responded to right-sided stimulation
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 169:12-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Estrogen in severe mental illness: a potential new treatment approach
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, School of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Psychological Medicine, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:955-60. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Demonstrating the effectiveness of less restrictive care pathways for the management of patients treated with clozapine
    Sacha Filia
    Research Fellow, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre MAPrc, Central Clinical School, Monash University and The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 21:449-55. 2013

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint A four week randomised control trial of adjunctive medroxyprogesterone and tamoxifen in women with mania
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Central Clinical School, Monash University and The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 43:52-61. 2014
    ..Adjunctive therapy with MPA may be a potentially useful new treatment for persistent mania, leading to a greater and more rapid resolution of symptoms compared with mood stabiliser treatment alone. ..
  2. pmc Treatment and outcomes of an Australian cohort of outpatients with bipolar I or schizoaffective disorder over twenty-four months: implications for clinical practice
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Central Clinical School, 607 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:228. 2012
    ..All participants received treatment as usual. There was no study medication...
  3. doi request reprint Piloting the effective therapeutic dose of adjunctive selective estrogen receptor modulator treatment in postmenopausal women with schizophrenia
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1142-7. 2010
    ..The demonstrated benefit of adjunctive treatment with 120 mg/day raloxifene hydrochloride offers support for the potential role of this selective estrogen receptor modulator in treating postmenopausal women with schizophrenia...
  4. doi request reprint Estrogens and men with schizophrenia: is there a case for adjunctive therapy?
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Level One, Old Baker Building, Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Schizophr Res 125:278-83. 2011
    ..Findings do, however, suggest further exploration of a therapeutic role for adjunctive estradiol treatment in men with schizophrenia is warranted...
  5. ncbi request reprint Australian Schizophrenia Care and Assessment Programme: real-world schizophrenia: outcomes
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:969-79. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Hormone modulation: a novel therapeutic approach for women with severe mental illness
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Level 1, Old Baker Building, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia 3004
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:83-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to provide an overview of different applications of adjunctive hormones, as treatments for symptoms of severe mental illness in women...
  7. doi request reprint A study of the effectiveness of bilateral transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of the negative symptoms of schizophrenia
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 1:27-32. 2008
    ..The study therefore aimed to assess the efficacy of bilateral high-frequency rTMS in the treatment of negative symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of the effectiveness of high-frequency left prefrontal cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation in major depression in patients who have not responded to right-sided stimulation
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 169:12-5. 2009
    ..There appears to be a significant but modest likelihood of response to left-sided TMS in patients who fail right-sided stimulation, but there is no difference in efficacy between 5- and 10-Hz stimulation...
  9. doi request reprint Estrogen in severe mental illness: a potential new treatment approach
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, School of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Psychological Medicine, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:955-60. 2008
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests that estrogens may have therapeutic effects in severe mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, via neuromodulatory and neuroprotective activity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Demonstrating the effectiveness of less restrictive care pathways for the management of patients treated with clozapine
    Sacha Filia
    Research Fellow, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre MAPrc, Central Clinical School, Monash University and The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 21:449-55. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the effectiveness of two alternative care pathways for managing patients treated with clozapine...
  11. ncbi request reprint An fMRI study of prefrontal brain activation during multiple tasks in patients with major depressive disorder
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:490-501. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess brain activation related to cognitive performance during planning and working memory tasks...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preliminary findings from the National Register of Antipsychotic Medication in Pregnancy
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Level 1, Old Baker Building, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia 3004
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:38-44. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of the effects of low frequency right prefrontal transcranial magnetic stimulation in depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:488-92. 2007
    ..Response to LFR-TMS is associated with a bilateral reduction in frontal activation that does not seem to be a nonspecific effect of treatment and differs from the response to HFL-TMS...
  14. ncbi request reprint A preliminary fMRI study of the effects on cortical activation of the treatment of refractory auditory hallucinations with rTMS
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 155:83-8. 2007
    ..There was a significant increase and more normal task related brain activation in brain areas involved in language processing including left temporoparietal cortex after rTMS treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of low-frequency right-prefrontal-cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation as augmentation in treatment-resistant major depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:655-66. 2006
    ..2-Hz right PFC rTMS has antidepressant properties but offers no advantage over 1 Hz despite doubling pulse number...
  16. doi request reprint Hormonal therapies for new onset and relapsed depression during perimenopause
    Roisin Worsley
    Women s Mental Health Program, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Maturitas 73:127-33. 2012
    ..This review examines both new onset and relapsed depression during perimenopause, biological mechanisms of perimenopausal depression, and the role of hormonal therapies...
  17. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of sequential bilateral repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for treatment-resistant depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 163:88-94. 2006
    ..The authors evaluated sequentially combined high-frequency left-side rTMS and low-frequency rTMS to the right prefrontal cortex for treatment-resistant depression...
  18. doi request reprint Role of estrogen treatment in the management of schizophrenia
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    The Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Central Clinical School, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    CNS Drugs 26:549-57. 2012
    ..With further preclinical and clinical research, it is hoped that this promising field of hormone modulation can continue to evolve and eventually be translated into real therapeutic potential...
  19. ncbi request reprint Naturalistic study of the use of transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depressive relapse
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:764-8. 2006
    ..Little is known about the long-term impact of the treatment on the disorder and its effectiveness when applied for repeated relapses of depression over time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Australian Schizophrenia Care and Assessment Programme: real-world schizophrenia: economics
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:819-29. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of the anti-depressant effects of low- and high-frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation in treatment-resistant depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, Commercial Rd Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 26:229-34. 2009
    ..In addition, low-frequency right prefrontal rTMS (LFR-rTMS) has also been shown to have antidepressant properties. To date only a small number of studies have directly compared the efficacy of these two approaches...
  22. pmc A prospective cohort study of antipsychotic medications in pregnancy: the first 147 pregnancies and 100 one year old babies
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e94788. 2014
    ..Many women diagnosed with varying psychiatric disorders take antipsychotic medications during pregnancy. The safety of antipsychotic medications in pregnancy is largely unknown...
  23. doi request reprint Transitioning patients taking clozapine from the public to private/GP shared-care setting: barriers and criteria
    Sacha L Filia
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:225-31. 2012
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Priming stimulation enhances the effectiveness of low-frequency right prefrontal cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation in major depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:52-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether priming stimulation would enhance therapeutic response to low-frequency rTMS in patients with depression...
  25. doi request reprint Factors associated with depression during the perimenopausal transition
    Zoe Gibbs
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Womens Health Issues 23:e301-7. 2013
    ..This paper examines the factors associated with depressive symptoms during the perimenopausal transition, to increase the understanding about the etiology of perimenopausal depression...
  26. doi request reprint Special biological issues in the management of women with schizophrenia
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Level One, Old Baker Building, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:823-33. 2012
    ..This review explains the scientific rationale behind the estrogen hypothesis and how it can be clinically utilized to address concerns unique to the care of women with schizophrenia...
  27. doi request reprint What is needed to deliver collaborative care to address comorbidity more effectively for adults with a severe mental illness?
    Stuart J Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:333-46. 2013
    ..In particular, this review paper focuses on collaboration that has occurred to address comorbidities affecting the following domains: homelessness; substance addiction; physical ill-health; unemployment; and forensic issues...
  28. ncbi request reprint Determining the efficacy and tolerance of quetiapine extended release for the management of psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in adult acute psychiatry
    Stuart J Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:271-8. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to explore the efficacy and tolerability of quetiapine extended release (XR) to treat psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in hospitalized psychiatric patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of hormone modulation as a new treatment for mania in women with bipolar affective disorder
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:543-7. 2006
    ..The MPA group improved more than the placebo group. Further exploration of tamoxifen as a useful adjunct in the treatment of acute manic symptoms in women with Bipolar Affective Disorder is warranted...
  30. doi request reprint Estradiol treatment and its interaction with the cholinergic system: effects on cognitive function in healthy young women
    Cali F Bartholomeusz
    Brain Sciences Institute, Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Vic, Australia
    Horm Behav 54:684-93. 2008
    ..Effects of estradiol treatment may be dependent on age, dose of estradiol, integrity of cholinergic innervation and baseline endogenous estrogen levels, which may in part explain the inconsistent findings in the literature...
  31. ncbi request reprint Special issues in managing long-term mental illness in women
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Hospital and School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:183-90. 2010
    ..A particular focus is given to the management of women with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression. Novel treatment approaches such as oestrogen augmentation and gender-specific medication prescription are detailed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Vestibular insights into cognition and psychiatry
    Caroline Gurvich
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University Central Clinical School, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Electronic address
    Brain Res 1537:244-59. 2013
    ..Given the paucity of biological and diagnostic markers in psychiatry, novel avenues to explore brain function in psychiatric disorders are of particular interest and warrant further exploration...
  33. ncbi request reprint A study of the effects of lorazepam and dextromethorphan on the response to cortical 1 Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Road Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Neuroreport 16:1525-8. 2005
    ..These results suggest that cortical responses to 1 Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation are dependent on activity at both gamma-aminobutyric acid and N-methyl-D-asparate receptor systems...
  34. doi request reprint Gender differences in characteristics and outcomes of smokers diagnosed with psychosis participating in a smoking cessation intervention
    Sacha L Filia
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre MAPrc, Central Clinical School, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 215:586-93. 2014
    ..Clinical implications include specifically focussing on weight issues and enhancing intrinsic motivation to quit smoking for female smokers with psychosis; and strengthening reasons for quitting among males with psychosis. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint A double-blind sham-controlled trial of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of refractory auditory hallucinations
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:358-62. 2005
    ..We aimed to test this hypothesis in a randomized double-blind trial...
  36. ncbi request reprint An analysis of functional neuroimaging studies of dorsolateral prefrontal cortical activity in depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 148:33-45. 2006
    ..At this stage, the results of imaging studies published to date have limited capacity to inform the choice of optimal prefrontal cortical region for the use in rTMS treatment studies...
  37. doi request reprint Hormones and schizophrenia
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    The Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 25:89-95. 2012
    ..This study aims to discuss the oestrogen protection hypothesis of schizophrenia in particular, with an emphasis on findings from the recent literature in support of this theory...
  38. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the safe use of clozapine: a consensus view from Victoria, Australia
    Michael Berk
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, Barwon Health, The University of Melbourne, Geelong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    CNS Drugs 21:117-27. 2007
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Gender-sensitive mental health care
    Fiona Judd
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 17:105-11. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine aspects of mental health and mental health care through a gender lens...
  40. doi request reprint The association between vasomotor symptoms and depression during perimenopause: a systematic review
    Roisin Worsley
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University, Level 4, 607 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Electronic address
    Maturitas 77:111-7. 2014
    ..There does not appear to be a relationship between VMS and MDD. However, studies examining VMS and MDD were prone to bias making it difficult to draw any conclusions. ..
  41. pmc The role of oestrogen and other hormones in the pathophysiology and treatment of schizophrenia
    Emily Hayes
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Schizophr Res Treatment 2012:540273. 2012
    ....
  42. doi request reprint The perceived risks and benefits of quitting in smokers diagnosed with severe mental illness participating in a smoking cessation intervention: gender differences and comparison to smokers without mental illness
    Sacha L Filia
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Central Clinical School, The Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:78-85. 2014
    ..This study aimed to examine the perceived risks and benefits of quitting in smokers diagnosed with psychosis, including potential gender differences and comparisons to smokers in the general population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Motor cortical excitability and clinical response to rTMS in depression
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Center, The Alfred and Monash University, Department of Psychological Medicine, Level 2, Old Baker Building, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    J Affect Disord 82:71-6. 2004
    ....
  44. doi request reprint What factors determine whether a woman becomes depressed during the perimenopause?
    Zoe Gibbs
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, The Alfred Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 15:323-32. 2012
    ..Education is required for both general practitioners and for women regarding the individual risks of psychological distress during perimenopause, as well as the knowledge of the life factors which we know to be protective...
  45. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of patient- and observer-rated quality of life in schizophrenia
    Paul B Fitzgerald
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University Department of Psychological Medicine, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 119:55-62. 2003
    ..They should be considered as separate and complementary outcome variables and utilized accordingly...
  46. doi request reprint Mental health care on the streets: An integrated approach
    Stuart Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University and the Alfred, Prahran, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:505-12. 2010
    ..The initiative's aim was to facilitate closer collaboration between mental health and welfare services and develop staff capacity to better identify and support people living homeless with a mental illness...
  47. ncbi request reprint Oestrogen--a new treatment approach for schizophrenia?
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University and Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 190:S37-8. 2009
    ..New types of oestrogen compounds may provide a safer, non-feminising approach for the treatment of schizophrenia...
  48. ncbi request reprint Testosterone improves antidepressant-emergent loss of libido in women: findings from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Ensieh Fooladi
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sex Med 11:831-9. 2014
    ..Female sexual dysfunction is a side effect of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)/serotonin noradrenalin reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) therapy...