A Jablensky

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Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Categories, dimensions and prototypes: critical issues for psychiatric classification
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychopathology 38:201-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Subtyping schizophrenia: implications for genetic research
    A Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Mol Psychiatry 11:815-36. 2006
  3. pmc What did the WHO studies really find?
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, MRF Building, 50 Murray Street, Perth 6000, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:253-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphisms associated with normal memory variation also affect memory impairment in schizophrenia
    A Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry and School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 10:410-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Researching psychiatry in Western Australia
    Assen Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, University of Western Australia School of Psychiatry and Clincal Neurosciences, Mt Claremont, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:306-15. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy, delivery, and neonatal complications in a population cohort of women with schizophrenia and major affective disorders
    Assen V Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 162:79-91. 2005
  7. pmc The diagnostic concept of schizophrenia: its history, evolution, and future prospects
    Assen Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 12:271-87. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for hospitalization among people with psychosis: evidence from the National Study of Low Prevalence (Psychotic) Disorders
    Vera Morgan
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Level 3, Medical Research Foundation Building, Rear 50 Murray Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:683-90. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Living in a Kraepelinian world: Kraepelin's impact on modern psychiatry
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Hist Psychiatry 18:381-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The classification of personality disorders: critical review and need for rethinking
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychopathology 35:112-6. 2002

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Categories, dimensions and prototypes: critical issues for psychiatric classification
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychopathology 38:201-5. 2005
    ..The advantages and disadvantages of each option are outlined, highlighting the need for new research focusing on these critical issues...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subtyping schizophrenia: implications for genetic research
    A Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Mol Psychiatry 11:815-36. 2006
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  3. pmc What did the WHO studies really find?
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, MRF Building, 50 Murray Street, Perth 6000, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:253-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Polymorphisms associated with normal memory variation also affect memory impairment in schizophrenia
    A Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry and School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Genes Brain Behav 10:410-7. 2011
    ..Our study supports the utility of parsing the broad phenotype of schizophrenia into component cognitive endophenotypes that reduce heterogeneity and enable the capture of potentially important genetic associations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Researching psychiatry in Western Australia
    Assen Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, University of Western Australia School of Psychiatry and Clincal Neurosciences, Mt Claremont, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:306-15. 2004
    ..To provide an overview of the development, approaches and main research projects of the Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry (CCRN) in Perth, Western Australia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy, delivery, and neonatal complications in a population cohort of women with schizophrenia and major affective disorders
    Assen V Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 162:79-91. 2005
    ..This study ascertained the incidence of complications during pregnancy, labor, and delivery and the neonatal characteristics of infants born to women with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or major depression in a population-based cohort...
  7. pmc The diagnostic concept of schizophrenia: its history, evolution, and future prospects
    Assen Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 12:271-87. 2010
    ..The dissection of the syndrome with the aid of endophenotypes is beginning to be perceived as a promising approach in schizophrenia genetics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for hospitalization among people with psychosis: evidence from the National Study of Low Prevalence (Psychotic) Disorders
    Vera Morgan
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Level 3, Medical Research Foundation Building, Rear 50 Murray Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:683-90. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a model to determine modifiable predictors of hospitalization using data from the Australian National Study of Low Prevalence (Psychotic) Disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Living in a Kraepelinian world: Kraepelin's impact on modern psychiatry
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Hist Psychiatry 18:381-8. 2007
    ..This paper draws on those publications to assess Kraepelin's legacy and his influence on contemporary psychiatric theory and practice...
  10. ncbi request reprint The classification of personality disorders: critical review and need for rethinking
    Assen Jablensky
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychopathology 35:112-6. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and incidence of schizophrenia spectrum disorders: implications for prevention
    A Jablensky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:S26-34; discussion S35-8. 2000
    ..It also examines the outcomes of a hypothetical model of prevention based on a two-stage risk segmenting approach...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychotic disorders in urban areas: an overview of the Study on Low Prevalence Disorders
    A Jablensky
    The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:221-36. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint The conflict of the nosologists: views on schizophrenia and manic-depressive illness in the early part of the 20th century
    A Jablensky
    University Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Schizophr Res 39:95-100; discussion 159. 1999
    ..The lesson to be drawn is that nosological arguments should be put on hold until basic understanding is gained of the specific mechanisms of syndromogenesis across diagnostic boundaries...
  14. ncbi request reprint The nature of psychiatric classification: issues beyond ICD-10 and DSM-IV
    A Jablensky
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:137-44. 1999
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  15. ncbi request reprint Research methods in psychiatric epidemiology: an overview
    Assen Jablensky
    The University of Western Australia, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, Perth WA 6000, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:297-310. 2002
    ..To provide an introduction to the concepts and methods of psychiatric epidemiology for non-specialist readers...
  16. ncbi request reprint The 100-year epidemiology of schizophrenia
    A Jablensky
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia, Perth
    Schizophr Res 28:111-25. 1997
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  17. ncbi request reprint Classification of nonschizophrenic psychotic disorders: a historical perspective
    A Jablensky
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Western Australia, 50 Murray Street, Perth WA6000, Australia
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 3:326-31. 2001
    ..Special attention to the refinement of the diagnosis and classification of the acute and transient psychotic disorders in future versions of the two classifications will be warranted...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Australian National Survey of Psychotic Disorders: profile of psychosocial disability and its risk factors
    O Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne St Vincent s Mental Health Service and North Western Mental Health, Coburg, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Med 32:639-47. 2002
    ..When such knowledge is derived from community-based epidemiological surveys, it can help in providing a public health perspective for service planning with information derived from representative samples of patients...
  19. doi request reprint Neuregulin 3 (NRG3) as a susceptibility gene in a schizophrenia subtype with florid delusions and relatively spared cognition
    B Morar
    Centre for Medical Research Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Mol Psychiatry 16:860-6. 2011
    ..The two single-nucleotide polymorphisms are in close proximity to the alternative first exons of the NRG3-a, -b and -d isoforms, of which the human brain-specific NRG-b appears to be the most interesting candidate...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dementia praecox and manic-depressive insanity in 1908: a Grade of Membership analysis of the Kraepelinian dichotomy
    A Jablensky
    University Department of Psychiatry, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 245:202-9. 1995
    ..The possibility is discussed that catatonia in Kraepelin's time shared certain clinical features with the later diagnostic groupings of schizoaffective disorder, cycloid psychoses, and other "atypical" forms of psychotic illnesses...
  21. doi request reprint 'Social dysmetria' in first-episode psychosis patients
    F Waters
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, Graylands Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 123:475-84. 2011
    ..In this study, we examined the social interactive skills of patients with first-episode psychosis during an interview, together with changes in performance over time...
  22. ncbi request reprint Defining disability in psychosis: performance of the diagnostic interview for psychosis-disability module (DIP-DIS) in the Australian National Survey of Psychotic Disorders
    O Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:846-51. 2001
    ..Future work should examine its sensitivity to change...
  23. doi request reprint Promoter polymorphisms in two overlapping 6p25 genes implicate mitochondrial proteins in cognitive deficit in schizophrenia
    A Jablensky
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Mol Psychiatry 17:1328-39. 2012
    ..LYRM4 downregulation may be one of the mechanisms involved in inefficient oxidative phosphorylation and oxidative stress, increasingly recognised as contributors to schizophrenia pathogenesis...
  24. doi request reprint The disease entity in psychiatry: fact or fiction?
    A Jablensky
    The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci 21:255-64. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic markers as risk factors in schizophrenia: neurocognitive functions
    P T Michie
    The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:S74-85. 2000
    ..Of all the risk markers that have been identified, the most promising are deficits in sustained attention...
  26. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of schizophrenia: the global burden of disease and disability
    A Jablensky
    The University of Western Australia, Department of Psychiatry, Perth, Australien
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 250:274-85. 2000
    ..Research likely to result in new insights should focus on the population distribution and behavioural effects of potential risk factors and markers suggested by biological and genetic research...
  27. ncbi request reprint Linkage analysis of candidate regions using a composite neurocognitive phenotype correlated with schizophrenia
    J F Hallmayer
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Mol Psychiatry 8:511-23. 2003
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  28. doi request reprint A whole-of-population study of the prevalence and patterns of criminal offending in people with schizophrenia and other mental illness
    V A Morgan
    Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Research Unit, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychol Med 43:1869-80. 2013
    ..Of the cohort, 116 656 had been arrested and 40 478 were on the psychiatric case register...
  29. ncbi request reprint Laterality phenotypes in patients with schizophrenia, their siblings and controls: associations with clinical and cognitive variables
    Milan Dragovic
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, Claremont, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 187:221-8. 2005
    ..Various behavioural indices of brain lateralisation significantly intercorrelate, but current research in this area still focuses on single behavioural asymmetries, such as handedness...
  30. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic use in Australia: the patients' perspective
    David Castle
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia, 16 The Terrace, Fremantle 6160, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:633-41. 2002
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  31. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between the validity and utility of psychiatric diagnoses
    Robert Kendell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 160:4-12. 2003
    ..The meaning of the terms "validity" and "utility" as they apply to psychiatric diagnoses is examined...
  32. ncbi request reprint Demographic and clinical correlates of comorbid substance use disorders in psychosis: multivariate analyses from an epidemiological sample
    David J Kavanagh
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Schizophr Res 66:115-24. 2004
    ..Multivariate analyses are required, in which the relative contributions of risk factors to specific forms of substance misuse are examined, while taking into account the effects of other important correlates...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric out-patients seen once only in South Verona and Western Australia: a comparative case-register study
    Alberto Rossi
    Department of Medicine and Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:414-22. 2005
    ..This study examined variables associated with having a once-only contact with the out-patient department of two community mental health services in Italy and Australia...
  34. doi request reprint Estimating premorbid intelligence in schizophrenia patients: demographically based approach
    Milan Dragovic
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Claremont, WA, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:814-8. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to provide a useful and quick estimate of premorbid intelligence that can be used in the population of schizophrenia patients...
  35. doi request reprint Comprehensive analysis of tagging sequence variants in DTNBP1 shows no association with schizophrenia or with its composite neurocognitive endophenotypes
    Kirsten Peters
    Laboratory for Molecular Genetics, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:1159-66. 2008
    ..The framework and results of this study should facilitate further attempts at re-analysis of DTNBP1, in terms of standardized approaches to both phenotype definition and analysis of genetic variation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of intelligence in schizophrenia: evidence from patients with preserved, deteriorated and compromised intellect
    Johanna C Badcock
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 39:11-9. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that high functioning patients with schizophrenia exhibit enduring cognitive difficulties that may impact on their ability to benefit from rehabilitation interventions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Re: mortality and mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:1048. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Schizotypy and mixed-handedness revisited
    Milan Dragovic
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 136:143-52. 2005
    ..In contrast, there was an expected significant but low in magnitude association between loss of hand dominance and the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire factor of Cognitive Perceptual Dysfunction in schizophrenia patients...
  39. pmc Genetic evidence for a distinct subtype of schizophrenia characterized by pervasive cognitive deficit
    Joachim F Hallmayer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 77:468-76. 2005
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  40. pmc The genetic deconstruction of psychosis
    Michael J Owen
    Department of Psychological Medicine, The School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Schizophr Bull 33:905-11. 2007
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  41. ncbi request reprint Examining encoding imprecision in spatial working memory in schizophrenia
    Johanna C Badcock
    Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry Graylands Hospital and School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, John XXIII Avenue, Mt Claremont, WA, 6010, Australia
    Schizophr Res 100:144-52. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine these multiple aspects of encoding in patients with schizophrenia using a modified delayed response task...
  42. ncbi request reprint Resolving schizophrenia's CATCH22
    Assen Jablensky
    Nat Genet 36:674-5. 2004
  43. pmc The first genomewide interaction and locus-heterogeneity linkage scan in bipolar affective disorder: strong evidence of epistatic effects between loci on chromosomes 2q and 6q
    Rami Abou Jamra
    Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 81:974-86. 2007
    ..Our results provide systematic insights in the framework of BPAD epistasis and locus heterogeneity, which should facilitate gene identification by the use of more-comprehensive cloning strategies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Psychotic disorders in Australia: patients respond to national survey results
    Vera Morgan
    Eur Psychiatry 18:142. 2003
  45. ncbi request reprint The long and winding road of schizophrenia research
    Assen Jablensky
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 14:179-83. 2005
  46. pmc Genomewide scan and fine-mapping linkage studies in four European samples with bipolar affective disorder suggest a new susceptibility locus on chromosome 1p35-p36 and provides further evidence of loci on chromosome 4q31 and 6q24
    Johannes Schumacher
    Institute of Human Genetics, Life and Brain Center, University of Bonn, D 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Am J Hum Genet 77:1102-11. 2005
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  47. ncbi request reprint A novel mouse Chr5 locus Diht controls dopamine-induced hypothermia
    Chris W Stoddart
    Western Australian Institute for Medical Research and UWA Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Monash Avenue, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Mamm Genome 15:901-13. 2004
    ..The novel locus, Diht, has been mapped proximal to the Flv locus on a distal part of mouse Chr5 between microsatellite markers D5Mit41 and D5Mit158...