G Parker

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Classifying depression: should paradigms lost be regained?
    G Parker
    Mood Diorders Unit, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1195-203. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Is the female preponderance in major depression secondary to a gender difference in specific anxiety disorders?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Mood Disorders Unit and Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 34:461-70. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of depressed patients who report childhood sexual abuse
    G Gladstone
    Prince of Wales Hospital and The School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 156:431-7. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Are the newer antidepressant drugs as effective as established physical treatments? Results from an Australasian clinical panel review
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:874-81. 1999
  5. doi request reprint Atypical depression: retrospective self-reporting of treatment effectiveness
    G Parker
    Black Dog Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:213-21. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Sub-grouping non-melancholic major depression using both clinical and aetiological features
    G Parker
    Senior Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:217-25. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of apomorphine on motor and cognitive function in melancholic patients: a preliminary report
    M P Austin
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2031, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 97:207-15. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-blind controlled investigation of transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of resistant major depression
    C Loo
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, N S W, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 156:946-8. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint "Acting out" and "acting in" as behavioral responses to stress: a qualitative and quantitative study
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Pers Disord 12:338-50. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in response to differing antidepressant drug classes: two negative studies
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 33:1473-7. 2003

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Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Classifying depression: should paradigms lost be regained?
    G Parker
    Mood Diorders Unit, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1195-203. 2000
    ..The binarian model's procrustean requirements are too inflexible to address the evident heterogeneity contributed to by clinical manifestations and underlying personality features...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is the female preponderance in major depression secondary to a gender difference in specific anxiety disorders?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Mood Disorders Unit and Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 34:461-70. 2004
    ..This study aimed to examine whether a female preponderance in certain anxiety disorders drives a gender difference in depression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of depressed patients who report childhood sexual abuse
    G Gladstone
    Prince of Wales Hospital and The School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 156:431-7. 1999
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Are the newer antidepressant drugs as effective as established physical treatments? Results from an Australasian clinical panel review
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:874-81. 1999
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Atypical depression: retrospective self-reporting of treatment effectiveness
    G Parker
    Black Dog Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:213-21. 2009
    ..This study compares ratings of effectiveness for a range of treatments, amongst depressed subjects with and without atypical features...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sub-grouping non-melancholic major depression using both clinical and aetiological features
    G Parker
    Senior Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:217-25. 1999
    ..Here, we address the same objective but combine both sets of variables, and contrast the combined solution with each of the contributing ones...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of apomorphine on motor and cognitive function in melancholic patients: a preliminary report
    M P Austin
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2031, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 97:207-15. 2000
    ..Our conclusions, however, were limited by small sample size; minimal baseline task impairment in depressed compared to control subjects; mild sedation in many subjects during task performance; and lack of serum apomorphine levels...
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-blind controlled investigation of transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of resistant major depression
    C Loo
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, N S W, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 156:946-8. 1999
    ..The efficacy and safety of left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for treating resistant major depression were examined in a double-blind, controlled study...
  9. ncbi request reprint "Acting out" and "acting in" as behavioral responses to stress: a qualitative and quantitative study
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Pers Disord 12:338-50. 1998
    ..Assignment to four groups with contrasting expressions of "acting out" and "acting in" scores demonstrated differences in age, diagnostic status, age of onset of depression, and self-injurious behaviors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in response to differing antidepressant drug classes: two negative studies
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 33:1473-7. 2003
    ..We have undertaken replication studies in two independent databases...
  11. ncbi request reprint The clinical features of bipolar depression: a comparison with matched major depressive disorder patients
    P B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:212-6; quiz 217. 2001
    ..Identification of any distinctive clinical "signatures" of bipolar depression would be helpful in determining treatment options in the clinical setting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Actions taken to cope with depression in patients seeking specialist care
    K Wilhelm
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:239-44. 2006
    ..To assess the rates and perceived effectiveness of actions used to cope with depression and the factors influencing these in an outpatient sample seeking help for depression...
  13. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in the medically ill: the suggested utility of a cognitive-based approach
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:474-80. 2001
    ..As yet, there is no such widely accepted measure. We thus report on the early development of such a measure using cognitive constructs that define depressive mood state nuances...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adolescent depression: a review
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit, School of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:572-80. 2001
    ..To review the characteristic clinical, illness course and risk factors to adolescent depression...
  15. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month outcome of nonmelancholic depressive subjects: refinement of subgroups by examination of trajectories
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 12:219-25. 2000
    ..Thus, clinical definition does have predictive utility in such a group...
  16. ncbi request reprint Special feature: the etiology of personality disorders: a review and consideration of research models
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Pers Disord 11:345-69; discussion 370-80. 1997
    ..Such a model would allow identification of etiological factors having specificity to one or more components, and ones that are nonspecific in having relevance to all components...
  17. ncbi request reprint Progressing a spectrum model for defining non-melancholic depression
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:139-43. 2005
    ..To further develop a 'spectrum model' for non-melancholic disorders that encompasses underlying personality styles and clinical patterning...
  18. ncbi request reprint The differential impact of age on the phenomenology of melancholia
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Psychol Med 31:1231-6. 2001
    ..Such an effect may have a number of clinical implications, including possible differential effects of varying antidepressant treatments...
  19. ncbi request reprint Do the Chinese somatize depression? A cross-cultural study
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:287-93. 2001
    ..If true, detection might be assisted if a set of somatic proxies of depression were identified, and this was the principal initial objective in mounting this study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Early and late onset depression in old age: different aetiologies, same phenomenology
    H Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 66:225-36. 2001
    ..We aimed to compare aetiological factors, phenomenology and cognitive function in older patients with depression by age of onset...
  21. ncbi request reprint Depression and smoking: examining correlates in a subset of depressed patients
    K Roy
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:329-35. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to examine for associations between depression and cigarette smoking...
  22. ncbi request reprint Studying personality characteristics in bipolar depressed subjects: how comparator group selection can dictate results
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:376-82. 2004
    ..To examine the extent to which identification of any distinct personality characteristics in bipolar subjects are influenced by selection of the comparison diagnostic group...
  23. ncbi request reprint How long does it take for antidepressant therapies to act?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:65-70. 2000
    ..To review the proposition that antidepressants have a delayed onset of action by employing measurement and analytic strategies that overcome problems confounding interpretation of many efficacy studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint An exploration of links between early parenting experiences and personality disorder type and disordered personality functioning
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Pers Disord 13:361-74. 1999
    ..Multiple regression analyses indicated that disordered functioning (as assessed by the three independent rater groups) was most distinctly associated with paternal indifference and maternal overcontrol...
  25. ncbi request reprint Costing depression and its management: an Australian study
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, The University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:290-9. 2000
    ..To examine the cost impact of referral to a Mood Disorders Unit (MDU), by comparing pre-service and post-service costs, and MDU and control samples...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessing the comparative effectiveness of antidepressant therapies: a prospective clinical practice study
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, The University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:117-25. 2001
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  27. ncbi request reprint Brief antenatal cognitive behaviour therapy group intervention for the prevention of postnatal depression and anxiety: a randomised controlled trial
    M P Austin
    School of Psychiatry, Department of Liaison Psychiatric, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 105:35-44. 2008
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  28. doi request reprint Measuring melancholia: the utility of a prototypic symptom approach
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 39:989-98. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Examining sex differences in the impact of anticipated and actual life events
    K Wilhelm
    Prince Henry Hospital and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 48:37-45. 1998
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  30. doi request reprint Evaluating the first 1000 patients referred to a specialist depression clinic: a case for tertiary referral facilities
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 131:52-8. 2011
    ..We report on the assessment and outcome of the first 1000 patients referred to a tertiary referral depression clinic established to assess the utility of diagnostic sub-typing on clinical course of illness...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 1-year outcome in depression
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:56-64. 2000
    ..Second, we assessed baseline predictors of 1-year outcome and recovery status. Third, we examined the extent to which predictors showed consistency across the variable definitions of outcome and recovery...
  32. ncbi request reprint Modeling and measuring the personality disorders
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry and Mood Disorders Unit, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Pers Disord 14:189-98. 2000
    ..Dissocial, Inhibition, and Compulsivity. Replication and extension of findings to CW-rated data offer additional support for the argument that higher-order PD traits strongly resemble normal personality dimensions...
  33. ncbi request reprint The validity and utility of patients' daily ratings of mood and impairment in clinical trials of bipolar disorder
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:366-71. 2007
    ..Traditional cross-sectional clinician-rated measures have limited use in clinical trials of bipolar disorder. We examine the validity and usefulness of patients' daily ratings of mood and functional impairment during a treatment trial...
  34. ncbi request reprint Sleeping in? The impact of age and depressive sub-type on hypersomnia
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Affect Disord 90:73-6. 2006
    ..While early morning wakening is held to be a classic feature of melancholia, we investigate the clinical observation that young patients with melancholia and bipolar depression tend to be more likely to report hypersomnia...
  35. ncbi request reprint The development of a brief screening measure of emotional distress in children
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:221-5. 2001
    ..Here, girls and boys received identical total scores, scores were also independent of the number of children in the family and of ordinal position, and mothers returned higher scores than fathers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Self-harming in depressed patients: pattern analysis
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:899-906. 2005
    ..As deliberate self-harm (DSH) is a common concomitant of depressive disorders, we undertook a study examining the relevance of possible determinants and correlates of DSH...
  37. ncbi request reprint An Australian validation study of the temperament and character inventory
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:359-66. 2003
    ..To assess the validity of the temperament and character inventory (TCI) measure in an Australian sample...
  38. ncbi request reprint Examining the utility of a temperament model for modelling non-melancholic depression
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and the Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:54-61. 2002
    ..An alternative model allows dimensional expressions of temperament and personality to influence risk to onset as well as persistence. Here, we examine the utility of a temperament model...
  39. ncbi request reprint Is any female preponderance in depression secondary to a primary female preponderance in anxiety disorders?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:252-6. 2001
    ..We therefore pursue whether the female preponderance in depression is secondary to a female preponderance in anxiety disorders in a community sample...
  40. doi request reprint Do the old psychostimulant drugs have a role in managing treatment-resistant depression?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:308-14. 2010
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  41. ncbi request reprint Depressogenic cognitive schemas: enduring beliefs or mood state artefacts?
    G Gladstone
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:210-6. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to review findings from a previously posited 'lock and key' hypothesis which challenge a number of assumptions about cognitive theories of depression...
  42. ncbi request reprint Are atypical antipsychotic drugs also atypical antidepressants?
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:631-8. 2001
    ..To report a case series and review the psychopharmacology of the neuroleptic drugs to suggest that the atypical antipsychotic drugs may have an antidepressant action, at least for those patients with the melancholic subtype...
  43. ncbi request reprint Measuring disordered personality functioning: to love and to work reprised
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Syndey, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:230-9. 2004
    ..Current limitations to diagnosing and measuring the personality disorders encouraged a set of studies seeking to provide an alternate approach to modeling and measuring disordered personality function...
  44. ncbi request reprint Antenatal screening for the prediction of postnatal depression: validation of a psychosocial Pregnancy Risk Questionnaire
    M P Austin
    Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:310-7. 2005
    ..To assess the predictive value of an antenatal index of risk for postnatal depression (PND)...
  45. doi request reprint The 'real world' utility of a web-based bipolar disorder screening measure
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 127:373-80. 2013
    ..To determine whether those completing a self-report bipolar self-test measure and identified as having a likely bipolar disorder judged the self-test as useful and had a subsequent superior illness course...
  46. doi request reprint Is context everything to the definition of clinical depression? A test of the Horwitz and Wakefield postulate
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 136:1034-8. 2012
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  47. doi request reprint 'D' for depression: any role for vitamin D? 'Food for Thought' II
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 124:243-9. 2011
    ..In this paper, we overview research into any vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency contribution to depression...
  48. doi request reprint Mood effects of the amino acids tryptophan and tyrosine: 'Food for Thought' III
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 124:417-26. 2011
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  49. ncbi request reprint A study of client-focused case management and consumer advocacy: the Community and Consumer Service Project
    M O'DONNELL
    Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:684-93. 1999
    ..Client-focused services were developed using an empowerment model of case management and by the addition of consumer advocates...
  50. ncbi request reprint Properties of the temperament and character inventory in a Chinese sample
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:367-73. 2003
    ..To determine the influence of language and culture on the temperament and character (TCI) measure in a Chinese sample...
  51. ncbi request reprint Indicators of suicide over 10 years in a specialist mood disorders unit sample
    G L Gladstone
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:945-51. 2001
    ..but revealed less suicidal ideation at the time of the index MDU assessment. While these features were statistically significant, they are of limited usefulness in predicting suicide in an individual patient...
  52. ncbi request reprint What is chronic fatigue syndrome? Heterogeneity within an international multicentre study
    A Wilson
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:520-7. 2001
    ..The validity of the subclasses was then tested against clinical data...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 2- to 4-week course of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on neuropsychologic functioning, electroencephalogram, and auditory threshold in depressed patients
    C Loo
    School of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 49:615-23. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: No significant mean deficits were demonstrated in this cohort. Overall, rTMS for up to 4 weeks is safe, but individual results suggest caution and the need for further investigation of the safety of several weeks of rTMS...
  54. ncbi request reprint A question of style: refining the dimensions of personality disorder style
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry and the Mood Disorders Unit, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Pers Disord 15:300-18. 2001
    ..The study should assist measurement of individual PDs by identifying items and constructs that build to more homogeneous dimensions that define lower-order and higher-order PD traits...
  55. ncbi request reprint Depression in the planet's largest ethnic group: the Chinese
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick 2031, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 158:857-64. 2001
    ..to deny depression or express it somatically, examined the possible determinants of those characteristics, and explored implications of the findings for the diagnosis and management of depression in China and for psychiatry in the WEST:..
  56. ncbi request reprint A comparative mental health literacy survey of psychiatrists and other mental health professionals in Singapore
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:627-36. 2000
    ..Second, to compare the psychiatrists' judgements with those of Australian psychiatrists...
  57. ncbi request reprint The influence of an uncaring partner on the type and outcome of depression
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW 2031, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 66:207-14. 2001
    ..Implications of these findings for clinical intervention and future research studies are discussed...
  58. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of suicide in Singapore: data from the equator
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 31:549-53. 2001
    ..The harmonic analyses confirmed that patterning was 'randomly' rather than 'seasonally' determined. CONCLUSION: In an equatorial region, there was no evidence of any 'seasonal' patterning of suicidal deaths...
  59. ncbi request reprint Differential effectiveness of newer and older antidepressants appears mediated by an age effect on the phenotypic expression of depression
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:168-70. 2002
    ..A possible mechanism whereby the serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants may not (overall) be as effective as the tricyclic (TCA) antidepressants is explored...
  60. ncbi request reprint Treating depression with the evidence-based psychotherapies: a critique of the evidence
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:352-9. 2007
    ..While Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) have been positioned as first-line evidence-based treatments for depression, we suggest that limitations to the 'evidence' deserve wider appreciation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-based measures screening for depression in the medically ill: the DMI-10 and the DMI-18
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:419-26. 2002
    ..We suggest that the identification of depression in the medically ill (DMI) might be improved by focussing on cognitive features...
  62. ncbi request reprint Examination stress in Singapore primary schoolchildren: how compliance by subjects can impact on study results
    G Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of NSW, and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:239-43. 2003
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  63. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in depression risk and coping factors in a clinical sample
    K Wilhelm
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:45-53. 2002
    ..To examine gender differences in depression risk and coping factors in a clinical sample of patients with a diagnosis of DSM-IV major depression...
  64. ncbi request reprint Late-onset depression: genetic, vascular and clinical contributions
    I Hickie
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 31:1403-12. 2001
    ..Neuropsychiatric research needs to examine the relationships between aetiological, genotypic and clinical risk factors and behavioural phenotypes. These relationships can now be examined in older patients with depressive disorders...
  65. ncbi request reprint Olanzapine augmentation in the treatment of melancholia: the trajectory of improvement in rapid responders
    G Parker
    Mood Disorders Unit and School of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 17:87-9. 2002
    ..Such findings may assist in an understanding of the mechanisms underlying augmentation with atypical neuroleptic drugs...
  66. ncbi request reprint Osteochondritis dissecans of the knee; long-term clinical outcome following arthroscopic debridement
    J R D Murray
    Australian Institute of Musculo Skeletal Research, Crows Nest, Sydney, Australia
    Knee 14:94-8. 2007
    ..Patients undergoing excision of OCD fragments did worse than those in whom the fragment was preserved, however the risk of further surgery is raised if a fragment is left in situ at initial surgery...
  67. ncbi request reprint Assessing depression in drug- and alcohol-dependent subjects: the utility of a cognitive-based approach
    O Nilssen
    Institute of Community Medicine, , , Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 55:409-12. 2001
    ..In conclusion, the refined 14-item set has been validated as a depression measure in those with drug and alcohol disorders, whereas the item content may assist clinicians to frame screening questions in assessing such patients...
  68. ncbi request reprint Depression in Singapore: failure to demonstrate an age effect on clinical features
    L L Tan
    Institute of Mental Health, Singapore
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:1054-60. 2001
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  69. ncbi request reprint Cranial venous outflow obstruction in the pseudotumour syndrome: incidence, nature and relevance
    I Johnston
    Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 9:273-8. 2002
    ..The conclusion was drawn that there is a high incidence (close to one-third) of venous outflow abnormalities in PTS with detailed investigation. Issues of mechanism and therapy are discussed...
  70. ncbi request reprint Suicide in Singapore: a changing sex ratio over the last decade
    G Parker
    Institute of Mental Health, Woodbridge Hospital, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 42:11-4. 2001
    ..We speculate on possible social determinants of this intriguing epidemiological trend...
  71. ncbi request reprint Perception of rejecting and neglectful parenting in childhood relates to lifetime suicide attempts for females--but not for males
    A Ehnvall
    Research and Development Unit, FoU, Varberg Hospital, Varberg, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:50-6. 2008
    ..To examine the hypothesis that lifetime suicide attempts in a sample of depressed individuals is greater among those who remember their parents as rejecting or neglecting in childhood...