Tim Slade

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Empirical impact of DSM-IV diagnostic criterion for clinical significance
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:334-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The descriptive epidemiology of internalizing and externalizing psychiatric dimensions
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst NSW, 2010 Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:554-60. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Separation anxiety in adulthood: dimensional or categorical?
    Derrick Silove
    Psychiatry Research and Teaching Unit, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick NSW, 2031, Australia
    Compr Psychiatry 48:546-53. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Do young adults interpret the DSM diagnostic criteria for alcohol use disorders as intended? a cognitive interviewing study
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:1001-7. 2013
  5. pmc The association between delusional-like experiences, and tobacco, alcohol or cannabis use: a nationwide population-based survey
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:202. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Taxometric investigation of depression: evidence of consistent latent structure across clinical and community samples
    Tim Slade
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:403-10. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The structure of common DSM-IV and ICD-10 mental disorders in the Australian general population
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 36:1593-600. 2006
  8. doi request reprint A taxometric study of alcohol abuse and dependence in a general population sample: evidence of dimensional latent structure and implications for DSM-V
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 104:742-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Latent structure of depression in a community sample: a taxometric analysis
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 35:489-97. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Kessler Psychological Distress Scale: normative data from the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:308-16. 2011

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Empirical impact of DSM-IV diagnostic criterion for clinical significance
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:334-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The descriptive epidemiology of internalizing and externalizing psychiatric dimensions
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst NSW, 2010 Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:554-60. 2007
    ..The aims of the current study were to examine the descriptive epidemiology of these psychiatric dimensions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Separation anxiety in adulthood: dimensional or categorical?
    Derrick Silove
    Psychiatry Research and Teaching Unit, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick NSW, 2031, Australia
    Compr Psychiatry 48:546-53. 2007
    ..Although some results of the analysis were ambiguous, the overall findings suggested a dimensional pattern. The relevance of the finding to the status of adult separation anxiety is discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Do young adults interpret the DSM diagnostic criteria for alcohol use disorders as intended? a cognitive interviewing study
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:1001-7. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to explore potential shortcomings in the AUD criteria when applied to young adults...
  5. pmc The association between delusional-like experiences, and tobacco, alcohol or cannabis use: a nationwide population-based survey
    Sukanta Saha
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, QLD 4076, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:202. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the association between DLE and three commonly used substances--tobacco, alcohol and cannabis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Taxometric investigation of depression: evidence of consistent latent structure across clinical and community samples
    Tim Slade
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, 299 Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:403-10. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the latent structure of depression across clinical and community samples using exactly the same taxometric procedures involving exactly the same indicators of depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint The structure of common DSM-IV and ICD-10 mental disorders in the Australian general population
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    Psychol Med 36:1593-600. 2006
    ..The aim of the current study was to determine which of four models best fits the pattern of co-occurrence between 10 common DSM-IV and 11 common ICD-10 mental disorders...
  8. doi request reprint A taxometric study of alcohol abuse and dependence in a general population sample: evidence of dimensional latent structure and implications for DSM-V
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 104:742-51. 2009
    ..To explore, with the aid of taxometric analysis, whether alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence are each conceptualized most effectively as single latent dimensions or distinct latent categories...
  9. ncbi request reprint Latent structure of depression in a community sample: a taxometric analysis
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 35:489-97. 2005
    ..The latent structure of depression was examined using taxometric analysis, a family of statistical procedures designed specifically to test whether a given construct is best conceptualized as a distinct category or a continuous dimension...
  10. doi request reprint Kessler Psychological Distress Scale: normative data from the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:308-16. 2011
    ..To present Australian normative data on the ten-item Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K10)...
  11. doi request reprint A taxometric investigation of agoraphobia in a clinical and a community sample
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 23:799-805. 2009
    ..Results show consistent evidence of dimensional latent structure in both samples. It is concluded that scores on measures of agoraphobia best represent an agoraphobic severity dimension...
  12. doi request reprint Quantifying point prevalence of major depressive episode using lifetime structured diagnostic interviews
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 121:39-44. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing: methods and key findings
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:594-605. 2009
    ..To provide a description of the methods and key findings of the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates and comorbidity of DSM-IV Cannabis Use and Cannabis Use Disorders in Australia
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1182-92. 2012
    ..To report nationally representative findings on the prevalence, correlates, psychiatric comorbidity and treatment of DSM-IV Cannabis Use and Cannabis Use Disorders in Australia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Agoraphobia without a history of panic disorder may be part of the panic disorder syndrome
    Gavin Andrews
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:624-30. 2002
    ..Agoraphobia has been devalued as a cause of human suffering. This idea is wrong. Agoraphobia is as common, comorbid, and disabling as PD, but less disabling than the double disorder of PDA...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in Australia: findings of the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 105:2085-94. 2010
    ..To report nationally representative data on the prevalence and correlates (including psychiatric comorbidity and treatment) of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in Australian adults...
  17. ncbi request reprint Generalized Anxiety Disorder and major depressive disorder comorbidity in the National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being
    Caroline Hunt
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 20:23-31. 2004
    ..In addition, GAD was confirmed as significantly disabling, even as a single disorder. We conclude that the results are consistent with the view that GAD has a significant and independent impact on the burden of mental disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Affective and anxiety disorders and their relationship with chronic physical conditions in Australia: findings of the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:939-46. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Estimating the prevalence of DSM-IV mental illness in the Australian general population using the Kessler Psychological Distress Scale
    Matthew Sunderland
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:880-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to present scoring rules for predicting DSM-IV mental illness in the previous 12 months using the Kessler Psychological Distress Scale in the Australian population...
  20. doi request reprint Comorbidity in Australia: findings of the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:606-14. 2009
    ..In this paper the comorbidity between common mental disorders (affective, substance use and anxiety) and between physical and mental disorders is examined...
  21. ncbi request reprint The changing prevalence and severity of obsessive-compulsive disorder criteria from DSM-III to DSM-IV
    Rocco Crino
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, St Vincent s Hospital, 299 Forbes St, Darlinghurst, N S W, 2010, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 162:876-82. 2005
    ..Some epidemiological surveys have determined the prevalence of DSM-III OCD, but this is one of the first reports, to the authors' knowledge, of DSM-IV OCD's prevalence...
  22. ncbi request reprint Impact of substance-induced and general medical condition exclusion criteria on the prevalence of common mental disorders as defined by the CIDI
    Matthew Sunderland
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:898-904. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint The epidemiology of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders amongst young adults in the Australian population
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:185-91. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the descriptive epidemiology of 12-month alcohol use disorders (AUDs) amongst young adults in the Australian general population...
  24. doi request reprint Lifetime prevalence of gender-based violence in women and the relationship with mental disorders and psychosocial function
    Susan Rees
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, and Center for Population Mental Health Research, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney South West Area Health Network, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2170
    JAMA 306:513-21. 2011
    ..An association between these forms of abuse and lifetime mental disorder and psychosocial disability among women needs to be examined...
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with variability and stability of cannabis use in young adulthood
    Edmund Silins
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:452-8. 2013
    ..This is an important area of research as the risk for cannabis initiation is extending beyond adolescence and opportunities to influence cannabis use pathways can emerge throughout the life-course...
  26. ncbi request reprint Static and dynamic predictors of criminal involvement among people with heroin dependence: findings from a 3-year longitudinal study
    Christina Marel
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:600-6. 2013
    ..This study examines the relationship between static and dynamic predictors of criminal involvement, and the degree to which changes in dynamic risk factors moderate the risk of criminal involvement over time...
  27. doi request reprint An item response analysis of the DSM-IV criteria for major depression: findings from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Natacha Carragher
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 130:92-8. 2011
    ..This study examines the psychometric properties and presence of gender bias in the major depression criteria using data from the Australian general population...
  28. ncbi request reprint Psychometric performance of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders in young adulthood: evidence from an Australian general population sample
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, 2052, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:811-22. 2011
    ..The current study investigates the performance of alcohol use disorders in young adults using item response theory and differential item functioning (DIF)...
  29. pmc Opioid dependence latent structure: two classes with differing severity?
    Fiona L Shand
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 106:590-8. 2011
    ..To examine the structure of illicit opioid abuse and dependence within an opioid dependent sample and its relationship to other clinical variables...
  30. doi request reprint DSM-IV Major Depressive Episode in the elderly: the relationship between the number and the type of depressive symptoms and impairment
    Tracy M Anderson
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick NSW, Australia
    J Affect Disord 117:55-62. 2009
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  31. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in internalizing psychopathology amongst the Australian general population
    Matthew Sunderland
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales
    J Abnorm Psychol 122:1010-20. 2013
    ..The majority of individuals in the general population will experience constant levels of internalizing psychopathology as they age, suggesting that the construct is relatively stable...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of DSM-IV major depression in an Australian national survey
    Kay Wilhelm
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 75:155-62. 2003
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  33. ncbi request reprint The classification of anxiety disorders in ICD-10 and DSM-IV: a concordance analysis
    Gavin Andrews
    World Health Organization Collaborating Center in Evidence for Mental Health Policy, School of Psychiatry, UNSW at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Psychopathology 35:100-6. 2002
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  34. ncbi request reprint Exclusion criteria in the diagnostic classifications of DSM-IV and ICD-10: revisiting the co-occurrence of psychiatric syndromes
    Tim Slade
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 32:1203-11. 2002
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  35. doi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 alcohol use disorder criteria using Australian national data
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 106:941-50. 2011
    ..To evaluate the proposed revisions to the DSM-IV alcohol use disorder criteria using epidemiological data...
  36. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 cannabis use disorder criteria using Australian national survey data
    Louise Mewton
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:614-21. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate the proposed cannabis use disorder criteria for the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) using epidemiological data...
  37. doi request reprint Towards DSM-V: exploring diagnostic thresholds for alcohol dependence and abuse
    Rachel Grove
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:45-52. 2010
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  38. ncbi request reprint The impact of alcohol and illicit drugs on people with psychosis: the second Australian National Survey of Psychosis
    Elizabeth Moore
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:864-78. 2012
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  39. ncbi request reprint Deconstructing current comorbidity: data from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being
    Gavin Andrews
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre in Evidence for Mental Health Policy, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 181:306-14. 2002
    ..Comorbidity in epidemiological surveys of mental disorders is common and of uncertain importance...
  40. doi request reprint Factor structure of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in the Australian general population
    Natacha Carragher
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 24:520-7. 2010
    ..The present findings renew calls in the structural literature suggesting that the structure of PTSD should be revised in DSM-V...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the prevalence of DSM-IV and ICD-10 PTSD
    Lorna Peters
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 36:81-9. 2006
    ..Gender differences in the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder were examined by analysing discrepancies between the DSM-IV and ICD-10 diagnostic systems...
  42. ncbi request reprint Relationship between measurement invariance and age-related differences in the prevalence of generalized anxiety disorder
    Megan J Hobbs
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 152:306-12. 2014
    ..This study tested this hypothesis by matching respondents of different ages based on their severity and examining whether age influences the probability of endorsing GAD criteria and the prevalence of GAD...
  43. ncbi request reprint Structure of the DSM-5 generalized anxiety disorder criteria among a large community sample of worriers
    Megan J Hobbs
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 157:18-24. 2014
    ..This study tested the a priori assumption that the DSM-5 criteria identify a break in psychopathology between subthreshold and threshold cases of GAD...
  44. doi request reprint Alcohol use in hazardous situations: implications for DSM-IV and DSM-5 alcohol use disorders
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E228-36. 2013
    ..The current study aims to evaluate the hazard criterion in the context of both DSM-IV alcohol abuse and DSM-5 AUD...
  45. doi request reprint "Youthful epidemic" or diagnostic bias? Differential item functioning of DSM-IV cannabis use criteria in an Australian general population survey
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addict Behav 35:408-13. 2010
    ..The current study aims to investigate whether there is any age-related differential item functioning in the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for cannabis use disorders using an item response theory approach...
  46. ncbi request reprint Generic effectiveness measures: sensitivity to symptom change in anxiety disorders
    Sarah J Perini
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 90:123-30. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare a newly developed screening measure of disability, the WHODAS II, to three established generic effectiveness measures in terms of its sensitivity to symptom change in people with anxiety disorders...
  47. doi request reprint Assessing the prevalence of trauma exposure in epidemiological surveys
    Katherine L Mills
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, 2052 Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:407-15. 2011
    ..There is limited empirical evidence on the impact of changes in measurement practices on these estimates. The present study examined the effect of increasing the number of events assessed on the prevalence of exposure longitudinally...
  48. doi request reprint Cannabis use and earlier onset of psychosis: a systematic meta-analysis
    Matthew Large
    Mental Health Service, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:555-61. 2011
    ..A number of studies have found that the use of cannabis and other psychoactive substances is associated with an earlier onset of psychotic illness...
  49. ncbi request reprint Investigating age-related differences in responses to screening items for internalising disorders in three national surveys
    Heather Buchan
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 152:229-36. 2014
    ..This study investigated potential age-related bias in screening items for internalising disorders in three epidemiological surveys...
  50. doi request reprint Developing a short-form structured diagnostic interview for common mental disorders using signal detection theory
    Matthew Sunderland
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 21:247-57. 2012
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  51. doi request reprint Measuring the level of diagnostic concordance and discordance between modules of the CIDI-Short Form and the CIDI-Auto 2.1
    Matthew Sunderland
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Level 4, O Brien Centre, Cnr Victoria Street and Burton Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:775-85. 2011
    ..This investigation aims to provide estimates of concordance and discordance between the CIDI-SF disorder modules and the full CIDI, as well as providing evidence regarding the potential screening utility of the CIDI-SF...
  52. ncbi request reprint Empirical investigation of two assumptions in the diagnosis of DSM-IV major depressive episode
    Chika Sakashita
    Roads and Traffic Authority, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:17-23. 2007
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  53. ncbi request reprint Comparing profiles of mental disorder across birth cohorts: Results from the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Matthew Sunderland
    1NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:452-63. 2014
    ..The additional burden associated with these factors and how they apply to different birth cohorts must be taken into consideration when planning mental health services and effective treatment for the general population. ..
  54. pmc The CLIMATE schools combined study: a cluster randomised controlled trial of a universal Internet-based prevention program for youth substance misuse, depression and anxiety
    Maree Teesson
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 22 32 King Street, Randwick, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:32. 2014
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  55. pmc The CAP study, evaluation of integrated universal and selective prevention strategies for youth alcohol misuse: study protocol of a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Nicola C Newton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 22 32 King Street, Randwick, NSW, 2052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:118. 2012
    ..This article describes the development and protocol of the CAP study which aims to prevent alcohol misuse and related harms in Australian adolescents...
  56. ncbi request reprint The perceived health risks of cannabis use in an Australian household survey
    Bianca Calabria
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:809-12. 2012
    ..Perceived risks of cannabis use have rarely been researched in Australia. This paper reports on the beliefs about the adverse effects of cannabis use on health, social well-being, driving, mental health and changes in cannabis over time...
  57. doi request reprint Do community characteristics predict alcohol-related crime?
    Courtney Breen
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, School of Public Health and Community, Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:464-70. 2011
    ..This study aims to determine whether there are differences in alcohol-related crime at the community level and examines whether certain community characteristics are associated with increased alcohol-related crime...
  58. doi request reprint Measurement and reporting of the duration of untreated psychosis
    Matthew Large
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:201-11. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the demographic, illness and methodological factors associated with mean and median duration of untreated psychosis (DUP)...
  59. doi request reprint A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of modafinil (200 mg/day) for methamphetamine dependence
    James Shearer
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 104:224-33. 2009
    ..To examine the safety and efficacy of modafinil (200 mg/day) compared to placebo in the treatment of methamphetamine dependence and to examine predictors of post-treatment outcome...
  60. pmc Sex differences amongst dependent heroin users: histories, clinical characteristics and predictors of other substance dependence
    Fiona L Shand
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addict Behav 36:27-36. 2011
    ..To examine differences in the characteristics and histories of male and female dependent heroin users, and in the clinical characteristics associated with multiple substance dependence diagnoses...
  61. ncbi request reprint Issues for DSM-V: simplifying DSM-IV to enhance utility: the case of major depressive disorder
    Gavin Andrews
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1784-5. 2007
  62. ncbi request reprint Assessing personality disorders in a national mental health survey
    Terry J Lewin
    Hunter Mental Health and the Centre for Mental Health Studies, University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:87-98. 2005
    ..This paper documents the measurement of PD in a large Australian survey, with a particular focus on the characteristics of the screening instrument and the consequences of its mode of administration and scoring...