Affiliation: University of Melbourne
- Randomized controlled trial of a cannabis-focused intervention for young people with first-episode psychosisJ Edwards
Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre ORYGEN Youth Health, Parkville, Vic, Australia
Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:109-17. 2006..To evaluate a cannabis-focused intervention (cannabis and psychosis therapy: CAP) for patients continuing to use cannabis following initial treatment for first-episode psychosis (FEP)...
- EPPIC: an evolving system of early detection and optimal managementP D McGorry
Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre EPPIC, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Schizophr Bull 22:305-26. 1996..The latter demonstrate a significant improvement in symptomatic and functional outcome when the second-generation model is contrasted with the first. The implications of these findings and future developments are discussed...
- Cognitively-oriented psychotherapy for early psychosis (COPE). Preliminary resultsH Jackson
Department of Psychology, School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Br J Psychiatry Suppl 172:93-100. 1998..Cognitively-oriented psychotherapy for early psychosis (COPE) is aimed at facilitating the adjustment of the person, and at preventing or alleviating secondary morbidity in the wake of the first psychotic episode...
- Enduring negative symptoms in first-episode psychosis: comparison of six methods using follow-up dataJ Edwards
Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre, North West Health and the University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Schizophr Res 40:147-58. 1999..Notwithstanding the 'ebb and flow' of negative symptoms in first-episode psychosis, the results suggest that early identification of enduring negative symptoms is a feasible goal...
- Substance misuse in first-episode psychosis: 15-month prospective follow-up studyD Wade
ORYGEN Youth Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, and Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne at St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Br J Psychiatry 189:229-34. 2006..Well-designed prospective studies of substance misuse in first-episode psychosis can improve our understanding of the risks associated with comorbid substance misuse and psychosis...
- Duration of untreated psychosis and cognitive deterioration in first-episode schizophreniaG P Amminger
Department of Psychiatry, Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre, MH SKY, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville 3052, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Schizophr Res 54:223-30. 2002..Studies investigating the association between DUP and outcome should control for potentially confounding variables. Early treatment of psychosis could help to reduce the prominent cognitive deficit in first-episode schizophrenia...
- Mental health promotion and socio-economic disadvantage: lessons from substance abuse, violence and crime prevention and child healthJ W Toumbourou
School of Psychology, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria
Health Promot J Austr 18:184-90. 2007..Mental health promotion aimed at populations with low socio-economic status (SES) may benefit by investigating prevention strategies that effectively address related child and adolescent problems...
- Comparison of hepatitis C treatment patterns in patients with and without psychiatric and/or substance use disordersS Chainuvati
Section of Digestive Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, CT 06516, USA
J Viral Hepat 13:235-41. 2006....
- Raf-1 expression may influence progression to androgen insensitive prostate cancerR Mukherjee
Endocrine Cancer Group, Division of Cancer Studies and Molecular Pathology, University Department of Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Prostate 64:101-7. 2005..We have previously reported gene amplification of critical members of this pathway with the development of androgen insensitive disease...
- The experience of patients with rheumatoid arthritis admitted to hospitalJ Edwards
Cannock Chase Hospital, Staffordshire, UK
Arthritis Rheum 45:1-7. 2001..CONCLUSION: These findings throw important new light on the experience of patients with RA receiving inpatient rheumatologic care and have the potential to significantly advance nursing practice within rheumatology...
- Phosphorylation of the androgen receptor is associated with reduced survival in hormone-refractory prostate cancer patientsP McCall
Division of Cancer Sciences and Molecular Pathology, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
Br J Cancer 98:1094-101. 2008....