John McGrath

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Performance on tests sensitive to impaired executive ability in schizophrenia, mania and well controls: acute and subacute phases
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Australia
    Schizophr Res 26:127-37. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Season of birth and schizophrenia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of data from the Southern Hemisphere
    J J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Res 35:237-42. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis: is low prenatal vitamin D a risk-modifying factor for schizophrenia?
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Schizophr Res 40:173-7. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Universal interventions for the primary prevention of schizophrenia
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:S58-64. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Minor physical anomalies and quantitative measures of the head and face in patients with psychosis
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol Q4076, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:458-64. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Does 'imprinting' with low prenatal vitamin D contribute to the risk of various adult disorders?
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    Med Hypotheses 56:367-71. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term trends in sunshine duration and its association with schizophrenia birth rates and age at first registration--data from Australia and the Netherlands
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland, Wolston Park Hospital, Q4076, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Res 54:199-212. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Growth in young adults who screen positive for non-affective psychosis: birth cohort study
    Joy Welham
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Park Centre for Mental Health, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:61-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Psychopathology during childhood and adolescence predicts delusional-like experiences in adults: a 21-year birth cohort study
    James Scott
    Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 166:567-74. 2009
  10. pmc Psychotic-like experiences in major depression and anxiety disorders: a population-based survey in young adults
    Daniel Varghese
    Department of Psychiatry, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 37:389-93. 2011

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Publications68

  1. ncbi request reprint Performance on tests sensitive to impaired executive ability in schizophrenia, mania and well controls: acute and subacute phases
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Australia
    Schizophr Res 26:127-37. 1997
    ..To compare the performance of schizophrenia, mania and well control groups on tests sensitive to impaired executive ability, and to assess the within-group stability of these measures across the acute and subacute phases of psychoses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Season of birth and schizophrenia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of data from the Southern Hemisphere
    J J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Res 35:237-42. 1999
    ..The data from the Southern Hemisphere have been less consistent. This paper will present a systematic review and meta-analysis of relevant data from the Southern Hemisphere...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis: is low prenatal vitamin D a risk-modifying factor for schizophrenia?
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Schizophr Res 40:173-7. 1999
    ..Studies that will allow rejection of the hypothesis are proposed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Universal interventions for the primary prevention of schizophrenia
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:S58-64. 2000
    ..To speculate on the role of universal (population-based) interventions designed to prevent schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Minor physical anomalies and quantitative measures of the head and face in patients with psychosis
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol Q4076, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:458-64. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to examine minor physical anomalies and quantitative measures of the head and face in patients with psychosis vs healthy controls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does 'imprinting' with low prenatal vitamin D contribute to the risk of various adult disorders?
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    Med Hypotheses 56:367-71. 2001
    ..If correct, the hypothesis has important implications for public health. Careful attention to maternal vitamin D status could translate into diverse improvements in health outcomes for the following generation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term trends in sunshine duration and its association with schizophrenia birth rates and age at first registration--data from Australia and the Netherlands
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland, Wolston Park Hospital, Q4076, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Res 54:199-212. 2002
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Growth in young adults who screen positive for non-affective psychosis: birth cohort study
    Joy Welham
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Park Centre for Mental Health, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:61-7. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Psychopathology during childhood and adolescence predicts delusional-like experiences in adults: a 21-year birth cohort study
    James Scott
    Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 166:567-74. 2009
    ..Community surveys have shown that many otherwise well individuals report delusional-like experiences. The authors examined psychopathology during childhood and adolescence as a predictor of delusional-like experiences in young adulthood...
  10. pmc Psychotic-like experiences in major depression and anxiety disorders: a population-based survey in young adults
    Daniel Varghese
    Department of Psychiatry, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 37:389-93. 2011
    ..However, it is unclear if these experiences are associated with common mental disorders. The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of psychotic-like experiences in those with affective and anxiety disorders...
  11. doi request reprint Correlates of delusion-like experiences in a non-psychotic community sample
    Daniel Varghese
    Department of Psychiatry, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:505-8. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine selected correlates of delusion-like experiences in a sample of non-psychotic individuals...
  12. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical association between smoking and olfactory identification in psychosis versus controls
    Duncan McLean
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, 4076, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:81-3. 2004
    ..Deficits in olfactory identification have been demonstrated in patients with schizophrenia. This study examined the interaction between smoking and olfactory identification in patients with psychotic disorders versus well controls...
  13. pmc Directional and fluctuating asymmetry in finger and a-b ridge counts in psychosis: a case-control study
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 3:3. 2003
    ..Because ridges are fully formed by the end of the second trimester, they may provide clues to disturbed early development. The aim of this study was to assess these measures in a sample of patients with psychosis and normal controls...
  14. pmc The impact of nonlinear exposure-risk relationships on seasonal time-series data: modelling Danish neonatal birth anthropometric data
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Q4076, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:45. 2007
    ..The aims of this paper are twofold: (a) to explore seasonal patterns in a large, Danish Medical Birth Register, and (b) to explore models based on seasonal exposures and a non-linear exposure-risk relationship...
  15. ncbi request reprint Paternal and maternal age as risk factors for psychosis: findings from Denmark, Sweden and Australia
    Ossama El-Saadi
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland Q4076, Australia
    Schizophr Res 67:227-36. 2004
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine both paternal and maternal age as risk factors for the broader category of psychosis...
  16. doi request reprint The association between trauma and delusional-like experiences
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 189:259-64. 2011
    ..Further understanding of biological and cognitive pathways is required to unravel the association between trauma exposure and delusional-like experiences...
  17. pmc Fibroblast and lymphoblast gene expression profiles in schizophrenia: are non-neural cells informative?
    Nicholas A Matigian
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 3:e2412. 2008
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  18. pmc A systematic review of the incidence of schizophrenia: the distribution of rates and the influence of sex, urbanicity, migrant status and methodology
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Q4076, Australia
    BMC Med 2:13. 2004
    ..The aims of this review are to systematically identify studies related to the incidence of schizophrenia, to describe the key features of these studies, and to explore the distribution of rates derived from these studies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidence of schizophrenia does not vary with economic status of the country: evidence from a systematic review
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD, 4076, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:338-40. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between economic status and the underlying incidence of schizophrenia based on a recently published systematic review of the incidence of schizophrenia...
  20. ncbi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis of Northern Hemisphere season of birth studies in schizophrenia
    Geoffrey Davies
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 29:587-93. 2003
    ..271,p < 0.005). Furthermore, the shape of the seasonality in schizophrenia births varied by latitude band. These variations may encourage researchers to generate candidate seasonally fluctuating exposures...
  21. pmc Service use for mental health problems in people with delusional-like experiences: a nationwide population based survey
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia School of Medicine, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e71951. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate mental health service use by people with DLEs...
  22. doi request reprint Vitamin D in fetal brain development
    Darryl Eyles
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD, Australia
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 22:629-36. 2011
    ..Finally, we discuss the epidemiological data that suggests that vitamin D deficiency either in utero or in early life may have adverse neuropsychiatric implications...
  23. ncbi request reprint Low maternal vitamin D as a risk factor for schizophrenia: a pilot study using banked sera
    John McGrath
    Department of Psychiatry, Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, University of Queensland, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol Q4076, Australia
    Schizophr Res 63:73-8. 2003
    ..Evidence from epidemiology suggests that low maternal vitamin D may be a risk factor for schizophrenia...
  24. doi request reprint Association between cannabis use and psychosis-related outcomes using sibling pair analysis in a cohort of young adults
    John McGrath
    Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:440-7. 2010
    ..The use of sibling pair analysis reduces the influence of unmeasured residual confounding...
  25. ncbi request reprint No association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 level and performance on psychometric tests in NHANES III
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia
    Neuroepidemiology 29:49-54. 2007
    ..We had the opportunity to examine the relationship between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) [25(OH)D] levels and performance on various cognitive tasks, based on a large, representative community sample...
  26. doi request reprint Schizophrenia: a concise overview of incidence, prevalence, and mortality
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland 4076, Australia
    Epidemiol Rev 30:67-76. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the epidemiology of schizophrenia is characterized by prominent variability and gradients that can help guide future research...
  27. pmc A systematic review of the prevalence of schizophrenia
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia
    PLoS Med 2:e141. 2005
    ..The aims of this review are to systematically identify and collate studies describing the prevalence of schizophrenia, to summarize the findings of these studies, and to explore selected factors that may influence prevalence estimates...
  28. ncbi request reprint Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Theo Vos
    School of Population Health, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Lancet 380:2163-96. 2012
    ..Neither effort quantified uncertainty in prevalence or years lived with disability (YLDs)...
  29. doi request reprint Refining clinical phenotypes by contrasting ethnically different populations with schizophrenia from Australia, India and Sarawak
    Duncan McLean
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 196:194-200. 2012
    ..The AAO site difference, however, has no obvious cultural or measurement bias explanation. Therefore, this may be an ideal candidate for use in genetic studies, given that genetic variants affecting AAO have already been proposed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Association between trauma exposure and delusional experiences in a large community-based sample
    James Scott
    Kids in Mind Research, Mater Children s Hospital, South Brisbane and Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wacol, Queensland
    Br J Psychiatry 190:339-43. 2007
    ..Surveys have found that otherwise well individuals report delusional experiences. Previous studies have shown an association between psychotic symptoms and exposure to trauma...
  31. pmc Prevention and schizophrenia--the role of dietary factors
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 37:272-83. 2011
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  32. pmc The association between physical health and delusional-like experiences: a general population study
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e18566. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore associations between the common physical disorders and DLE using a large population sample...
  33. doi request reprint A sensitive LC/MS/MS assay of 25OH vitamin D3 and 25OH vitamin D2 in dried blood spots
    Darryl Eyles
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Q4076, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 403:145-51. 2009
    ..While a number of methods exist to measure 25OHD in sera, none have been specifically developed to examine dried blood spots (DBS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of mortality in schizophrenia: is the differential mortality gap worsening over time?
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol Q4076, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1123-31. 2007
    ..Despite improvements in mental health services in recent decades, it is unclear whether the risk of mortality in schizophrenia has changed over time...
  35. pmc The antecedents of schizophrenia: a review of birth cohort studies
    Joy Welham
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 35:603-23. 2009
    ..The aims of this article were to summarize key findings from BC studies in order to identify areas of convergence and to outline areas requiring further research...
  36. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, vitamin D, and brain development
    Alan Mackay-Sim
    School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD 4111, Australia
    Int Rev Neurobiol 59:351-80. 2004
    ..quot; We also discuss the possibility of a broader set of environmental and genetic factors interacting via the nuclear hormone receptors to affect the development of the brain leading to schizophrenia...
  37. ncbi request reprint Psychotic-like experiences in the general community: the correlates of CIDI psychosis screen items in an Australian sample
    James Scott
    Mater Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Mater Children s Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Psychol Med 36:231-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the demographic correlates of individuals who endorse psychosis screening items in a large general community sample...
  38. ncbi request reprint Maintaining and updating semantic context in schizophrenia: an investigation of the effects of multiple remote primes
    Helen J Chenery
    Center for Research in Language Processing and Linguistics, Division of Speech Pathology, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 126:241-52. 2004
    ..The results support and extend the hypothesis that schizophrenia is associated with concurrent increases in tonic dopamine activity and decreases in phasic dopamine activity...
  39. ncbi request reprint An on-line investigation of lexical ambiguity processing in schizophrenia
    David Copland
    Center for Research in Language Processing and Linguistics, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Brain Cogn 48:324-7. 2002
    ..At 1250 ms ISI, a pattern of nonselective meaning facilitation was obtained. These results suggest an attentional breakdown in the sustained inhibition of meanings on the basis of lexical context...
  40. ncbi request reprint No significant association between prenatal exposure poliovirus epidemics and psychosis
    Matthew Cahill
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:373-5. 2002
    ..To examine the association between prenatal exposure to poliovirus infection and later development of schizophrenia or affective psychosis in a Southern Hemisphere psychiatric register...
  41. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D supplementation during the first year of life and risk of schizophrenia: a Finnish birth cohort study
    John McGrath
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Schizophr Res 67:237-45. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the association between the use of vitamin D supplements during the first year of life and risk of developing schizophrenia...
  42. pmc Protein expression in the nucleus accumbens of rats exposed to developmental vitamin D deficiency
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Richlands, Australia
    PLoS ONE 3:e2383. 2008
    ..Because the nucleus accumbens has been implicated in neuropsychiatric disorders, in the current study we examined protein expression in this region in adult rats exposed to DVD deficiency..
  43. ncbi request reprint Urban birth and migrant status as risk factors for psychosis: an Australian case-control study
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:533-6. 2001
    ..Urban birth and migrant status have been identified as risk factors for psychosis in North American and European studies. The aim of this study was to explore these variables in an Australian case-control study...
  44. ncbi request reprint Awareness and unawareness of thought disorder
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:35-42. 2000
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  45. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D3 and brain development
    D Eyles
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland 4076, Australia
    Neuroscience 118:641-53. 2003
    ..Our findings would suggest that low maternal vitamin D(3) has important ramifications for the developing brain...
  46. ncbi request reprint Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research: the first 17 years
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:533-41. 2005
    ..To reflect on the establishment and evolution of the Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research...
  47. ncbi request reprint Maternal vitamin D3 deprivation and the regulation of apoptosis and cell cycle during rat brain development
    Pauline Ko
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Brisbane, Australia
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 153:61-8. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Modelling the incidence and mortality of psychotic disorders: data from the second Australian national survey of psychosis
    Sukanta Saha
    1Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:352-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to model estimates related to (a) the incidence of psychotic disorders and (b) the mortality associated with these disorders based on a large, population-based prevalence study...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hypotheses desert us, while data defend us
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD, Australia
    Schizophr Res 102:27-8. 2008
  50. doi request reprint The antecedents of non-affective psychosis in a birth-cohort, with a focus on measures related to cognitive ability, attentional dysfunction and speech problems
    J Welham
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:273-9. 2010
    ..Adults with non-affective psychosis show subtle deviations in a range of developmental trajectories as children and adolescents...
  51. ncbi request reprint Working memory in schizophrenia and mania: correlation with symptoms during the acute and subacute phases
    J McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Schizophrenia Research, Wolston Park Hospital, Wacol, Australia
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:181-8. 2001
    ..Further research is required in order to clarify the neurocognitive mechanisms linking impaired working memory with both negative symptoms and positive thought disorder...
  52. pmc Dissecting the heterogeneity of schizophrenia outcomes
    John McGrath
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland 4076, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:247-8. 2008
  53. doi request reprint The incidence of Streptococcus pneumoniae otitis media is affected by the polymicrobial environment particularly Moraxella catarrhalis in a mouse nasal colonisation model
    Ajay Krishnamurthy
    Capricornia Centre for Mucosal Immunology, CQUniversity, Queensland, Australia
    Microbes Infect 11:545-53. 2009
    ..The study has shown that the composition of bacteria in the nasal cavity and respiratory viral infection significantly affected the OM incidence rate, duration of infection and bacterial load (severity)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Substance misuse in patients with schizophrenia: epidemiology and management
    David J Kavanagh
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Drugs 62:743-55. 2002
    ..Several pharmacotherapies for substance misuse can be used safely in people with schizophrenia, but the evidence base is small and guidelines for their use are necessarily derived from experience in the general population...
  55. ncbi request reprint Olfactory neural cells: an untapped diagnostic and therapeutic resource. The 2000 Ogura Lecture
    Christopher Perry
    Department of Surgery, University of Queensland, Australia
    Laryngoscope 112:603-7. 2002
    ..This is an overview of the cellular biology of upper nasal mucosal cells that have special characteristics that enable them to be used to diagnose and study congenital neurological diseases and to aid neural repair...
  56. ncbi request reprint Developmental vitamin D deficiency alters the expression of genes encoding mitochondrial, cytoskeletal and synaptic proteins in the adult rat brain
    D Eyles
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 103:538-45. 2007
    ..Since disruptions of mitochondrial metabolism have been associated with both multiple sclerosis and schizophrenia, developmental vitamin D deficiency may be a heuristic animal model for the study of these two brain diseases...
  57. ncbi request reprint Emotional and behavioural antecedents of young adults who screen positive for non-affective psychosis: a 21-year birth cohort study
    J Welham
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    Psychol Med 39:625-34. 2009
    ..We had the opportunity to examine the widely used Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) and the Youth Self-Report (YSR) to explore the antecedents of non-affective psychosis...
  58. ncbi request reprint Clinical and demographic features of treated first-episode psychotic disorders: a Zambian study
    Eddie Mbewe
    Chainama Hills College Hospital Board, Lusaka, Zambia
    Schizophr Res 86:202-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this pragmatic study was to describe the correlates of first-episode psychosis in the central African nation of Zambia...
  59. ncbi request reprint Age-at-first-registration in schizophrenia: a comparison of mental health registers from Australia and Brazil
    Sergio Baxter Andreoli
    Schizophr Res 54:277-9. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Lithium for schizophrenia revisited: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Stefan Leucht
    Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, N Y, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:177-86. 2004
    ..Clinicians frequently use lithium to augment antipsychotic medication in schizophrenia. Therefore, we undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis of the use of lithium in the treatment of schizophrenia...
  61. doi request reprint Meta-analyses of the incidence and prevalence of schizophrenia: conceptual and methodological issues
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Locked Bag 500, Richlands, Q4077, Australia
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:55-61. 2008
    ..When used with appropriate caution, meta-analysis can complement the synthesis of frequency data in epidemiology; however, researchers interested in variation should not rely on meta-analysis alone...
  62. ncbi request reprint Olanzapine vs risperidone in the management of schizophrenia: a randomized double-blind trial in Australia and New Zealand
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital PMB 5116, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Schizophr Res 61:303-14. 2003
    ..Despite the relatively small sample size, our study suggests that olanzapine has a superior risk:benefit profile compared to risperidone...
  63. ncbi request reprint Developmental vitamin D deficiency alters brain protein expression in the adult rat: implications for neuropsychiatric disorders
    Lionel Almeras
    Neurobiologie des Interactions Cellulaires et Neurophysiopathologie, CNRS UMR 6184, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de la Mediterranee, Marseille, France
    Proteomics 7:769-80. 2007
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  64. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional study to investigate current social adjustment of offspring of patients with schizophrenia
    Angela Cristina Cesar Terzian
    Dept of Clinical Medicine, Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso UFMT, Av Fernando Correa da Costa, s no, CEP 78060 900, Cuiaba, MT, Brazil
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:230-6. 2007
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  65. ncbi request reprint Adeno-associated viral delivery of GDNF promotes recovery of dopaminergic phenotype following a unilateral 6-hydroxydopamine lesion
    John McGrath
    Alkermes, Inc, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Cell Transplant 11:215-27. 2002
    ..These data provide further support for the therapeutic potential of rAAV-GDNF-based gene therapy in the treatment of PD...
  66. ncbi request reprint Carbamazepine augmentation for schizophrenia: how good is the evidence?
    Stefan Leucht
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:218-24. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to undertake a systematic review and meta-analysis of the safety and efficacy of one frequently used adjunctive compound: carbamazepine...
  67. ncbi request reprint Urban birth and risk of schizophrenia: a worrying example of epidemiology where the data are stronger than the hypotheses
    John McGrath
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:243-6. 2006
    ..The psychiatric research community should have a sense of urgency in exploring the mechanisms linking urban birth and risk of schizophrenia...
  68. ncbi request reprint Correlates of victimisation amongst people with psychosis
    Benjamin Chapple
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol Qld 4076, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:836-40. 2004
    ..The participants were asked if they had been a victim of violence in the previous year. The association between selected demographic and clinical variables and being a victim of violence was examined using logistic regression...