Carmelle Peisah

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Investigation of Alzheimer's disease-related pathology in community dwelling older subjects who committed suicide
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia
    J Affect Disord 99:127-32. 2007
  2. doi Abuse by marriage: the exploitation of mentally ill older people
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:883-8. 2008
  3. doi Clinicopathological findings of suicide in the elderly: three cases
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:648-58. 2007
  4. ncbi Australian pathways and solutions for dealing with older impaired doctors: a prevention model
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:826-31. 2007
  5. ncbi Physician don't heal thyself: a descriptive study of impaired older doctors
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:974-84. 2007
  6. ncbi Practical application of family and systems theory in old age psychiatry: three case reports
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:345-53. 2006
  7. doi Early dementia diagnosis and the risk of suicide and euthanasia
    Brian Draper
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Alzheimers Dement 6:75-82. 2010
  8. ncbi Family conflict in dementia: prodigal sons and black sheep
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:485-92. 2006
  9. ncbi The greying intensivist: ageing and medical practice - everyone's problem
    George A Skowronski
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 196:505-7. 2012
  10. ncbi Children of a cohort of depressed patients 25 years on: identifying those at risk
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Euroa Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:907-14. 2005

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Investigation of Alzheimer's disease-related pathology in community dwelling older subjects who committed suicide
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia
    J Affect Disord 99:127-32. 2007
    ..Older people have a higher risk of completed suicide than any other age group worldwide. The contribution of neurodegenerative disease to this risk remains controversial...
  2. doi Abuse by marriage: the exploitation of mentally ill older people
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:883-8. 2008
    ....
  3. doi Clinicopathological findings of suicide in the elderly: three cases
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:648-58. 2007
    ..The burden and distribution of neurodegenerative diseases apart from AD, including SVD and LBD, should be assessed as possible pathophysiological factors contributing to late life suicide...
  4. ncbi Australian pathways and solutions for dealing with older impaired doctors: a prevention model
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:826-31. 2007
    ..This will have benefits both in protecting the public as well as preventing an undignified and humiliating end to often-unblemished careers in medicine...
  5. ncbi Physician don't heal thyself: a descriptive study of impaired older doctors
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:974-84. 2007
    ..The growing and welcome interest in the issues leading to distress and impairment in younger doctors has not been mirrored by a focus on the similar issues in older doctors which is surprising given the aging medical workforce...
  6. ncbi Practical application of family and systems theory in old age psychiatry: three case reports
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:345-53. 2006
    ....
  7. doi Early dementia diagnosis and the risk of suicide and euthanasia
    Brian Draper
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Alzheimers Dement 6:75-82. 2010
    ..Reports of suicidal behavior and requests for euthanasia in persons with dementia may be increasing...
  8. ncbi Family conflict in dementia: prodigal sons and black sheep
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:485-92. 2006
    ..To describe family conflict in cases of dementia referred to the Guardianship Tribunal of New South Wales, Australia...
  9. ncbi The greying intensivist: ageing and medical practice - everyone's problem
    George A Skowronski
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 196:505-7. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi Children of a cohort of depressed patients 25 years on: identifying those at risk
    Carmelle Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Euroa Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:907-14. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that psychological morbidity in adult children of patients with depression would be associated with characteristics of the children, their parents and their family relationships...
  11. doi Medical masters: A pilot study of adaptive ageing in physicians
    Carmelle Peisah
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 28:134-8. 2009
    ..To describe models of career and lifestyle options for ageing doctors that suggest adaptability to ageing and retirement...
  12. ncbi Neuropsychological performance and dementia in depressed patients after 25-year follow-up: a controlled study
    H Brodaty
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Psychol Med 33:1263-75. 2003
    ..Some studies have found evidence for a higher incidence of subsequent cognitive impairment or dementia, while others have refuted this...
  13. doi Secrets to psychological success: why older doctors might have lower psychological distress and burnout than younger doctors
    C Peisah
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aging Ment Health 13:300-7. 2009
    ..Little is known about whether there are differences in psychological distress among different age groups of doctors...
  14. ncbi A 25-year longitudinal, comparison study of the outcome of depression
    H Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 31:1347-59. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Even after 25 years, severe depressive disorders appear to have poor long-term outcomes. Patients with chronic outcomes over 15 years can improve when followed over longer periods...
  15. ncbi The impaired ageing doctor
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 32:457-9. 2002
  16. ncbi Children of a cohort of depressed patients 25 years later: psychopathology and relationships
    C Peisah
    Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 82:385-94. 2004
    ..It was hypothesised that children of patients hospitalised for depression 25 years ago would have more psychological morbidity and relationship difficulties than children of a surgical comparison group...
  17. ncbi Reflections on changes in defining testamentary capacity
    Carmelle Peisah
    Int Psychogeriatr 17:709-12. 2005
  18. ncbi Practical geriatrics: persistent postoperative cognitive decline in an elderly woman with preexisting neuropathology
    Carmelle Peisah
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry of the Prince of Wales Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Psychiatr Serv 53:277-9. 2002