Philip Burgess

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc A review of the psychometric properties of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales (HoNOS) family of measures
    Jane E Pirkis
    School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:76. 2005
  2. doi Assessing the value of existing recovery measures for routine use in Australian mental health services
    Philip Burgess
    School of Population Health, Mental Health Services Research, University of Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Richlands, Brisbane, Queensland 4077, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:267-80. 2011
  3. ncbi Adult mental health needs and expenditure in Australia
    Philip Burgess
    Mental Health Services Research, The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol Queensland 4076, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:427-34. 2004
  4. doi Modelling candidate effectiveness indicators for mental health services
    Philip Burgess
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Sumner Park BC, QLD, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:531-8. 2009
  5. ncbi Do nations' mental health policies, programs and legislation influence their suicide rates? An ecological study of 100 countries
    Philip Burgess
    The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:933-9. 2004
  6. doi What does 'clinical significance' mean in the context of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales?
    Philip Burgess
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 17:141-8. 2009
  7. ncbi Improving access to and outcomes from mental health care in rural Australia
    Belinda Morley
    Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:304-12. 2007
  8. ncbi Better outcomes in mental health care: impact of different models of psychological service provision on patient outcomes
    Belinda Morley
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:142-9. 2007
  9. ncbi Building evaluation capacity: definitional and practical implications from an Australian case study
    Lucio Naccarella
    Centre for Health, Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourn, VIC 3010, Australia
    Eval Program Plann 30:231-6. 2007
  10. ncbi Models of psychological service provision under Australia's Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care program
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 30:277-85. 2006

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc A review of the psychometric properties of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales (HoNOS) family of measures
    Jane E Pirkis
    School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:76. 2005
    ..There is, however, no comprehensive review of these instruments. This paper fills this gap by reviewing the psychometric properties of each...
  2. doi Assessing the value of existing recovery measures for routine use in Australian mental health services
    Philip Burgess
    School of Population Health, Mental Health Services Research, University of Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Richlands, Brisbane, Queensland 4077, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:267-80. 2011
    ..The current review aimed to identify these and evaluate their potential for routine use in Australian public sector mental health services...
  3. ncbi Adult mental health needs and expenditure in Australia
    Philip Burgess
    Mental Health Services Research, The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol Queensland 4076, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:427-34. 2004
    ..Relatively little international work has examined whether mental health resource allocation matches need. This study aimed to determine whether adult mental health resources in Australia are being distributed equitably...
  4. doi Modelling candidate effectiveness indicators for mental health services
    Philip Burgess
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Sumner Park BC, QLD, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:531-8. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi Do nations' mental health policies, programs and legislation influence their suicide rates? An ecological study of 100 countries
    Philip Burgess
    The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:933-9. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that the presence of national mental health policies, programs and legislation would be associated with lower national suicide rates...
  6. doi What does 'clinical significance' mean in the context of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales?
    Philip Burgess
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 17:141-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper was to improve understanding of what 'clinical significance' means in relation to the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales (HoNOS) and its older persons and child/adolescent equivalents (the HoNOS65+ and HoNOSCA)...
  7. ncbi Improving access to and outcomes from mental health care in rural Australia
    Belinda Morley
    Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:304-12. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Better outcomes in mental health care: impact of different models of psychological service provision on patient outcomes
    Belinda Morley
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:142-9. 2007
    ..This paper examines the extent to which the projects are achieving positive patient outcomes, and explores the association between different models of service delivery and varying levels of patient outcomes...
  9. ncbi Building evaluation capacity: definitional and practical implications from an Australian case study
    Lucio Naccarella
    Centre for Health, Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourn, VIC 3010, Australia
    Eval Program Plann 30:231-6. 2007
    ..In addition, such definitions should acknowledge some of the valuable by-products of evaluation capacity building activities, such as the development of shared understandings of the program or project being evaluated...
  10. ncbi Models of psychological service provision under Australia's Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care program
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 30:277-85. 2006
    ..Many of these models were being used in combination. No model was predictive of differential levels of access, suggesting that the approach of adapting models to the local context is proving successful...
  11. ncbi The newsworthiness of suicide
    Jane Pirkis
    School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:278-83. 2007
    ..The data suggest a need for media professionals and suicide experts to work together to balance newsworthiness against the risk of copycat behavior...
  12. doi Changes in media reporting of suicide in Australia between 2000/01 and 2006/07
    Jane Pirkis
    Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Crisis 30:25-33. 2009
    ..To evaluate changes in Australian news media reporting of suicide between 2000/01 and 2006/07 against recommendations in the resource Reporting Suicide and Mental Illness...
  13. ncbi Attaching unit costs to Australia's National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Cathrine Mihalopoulos
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:61-9. 2005
    ..There are clearly areas where shared or common investment in the development of statistical software syntax, analytical frameworks and other resources could maximise the use of data...
  14. ncbi Suicide among psychiatric patients: a case-control study
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, Centre for Health Program Evaluation, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, P O box 477, West Heidelberg, and Mental Health Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:86-91. 2002
    ..To examine patient- and treatment-based differences between psychiatric patients who do and do not die by suicide...
  15. ncbi Media guidelines on the reporting of suicide
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Crisis 27:82-7. 2006
    ..It makes recommendations for further evaluative work, and suggests that the lessons from well-designed evaluations should be shared...
  16. ncbi Do community treatment orders for mental illness reduce readmission to hospital? An epidemiological study
    Philip Burgess
    The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Richlands, QLD, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:574-9. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi The portrayal of mental health and illness in Australian non-fiction media
    Catherine Francis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:541-6. 2004
    ..To provide a detailed picture of the extent, nature and quality of portrayal of mental health/illness in Australian non-fiction media...
  18. ncbi Improving collaboration between private psychiatrists, the public mental health sector and general practitioners: evaluation of the Partnership Project
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:125-34. 2004
    ..The evaluation aimed to describe the impacts and outcomes of these elements...
  19. pmc Achievements in mental health outcome measurement in Australia: Reflections on progress made by the Australian Mental Health Outcomes and Classification Network (AMHOCN)
    Philip Burgess
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Locked Bag 500, Sumner Park BC, Queensland, 4077, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 6:4. 2012
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  20. doi Differences in associations between cannabis and stimulant disorders in first admission psychosis
    Grant Sara
    InforMH, Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office, NSW Health, PO Box 169, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
    Schizophr Res 147:216-22. 2013
    ..Stimulants (e.g. methamphetamine, cocaine) may precipitate psychosis. However the associations of stimulant disorders in early psychosis are difficult to examine because of lower prevalence and overlap with cannabis disorders...