S Slewa-Younan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A Systematic Review of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Depression Amongst Iraqi Refugees Located in Western Countries
    Shameran Slewa-Younan
    Mental Health, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1791, Penrith, NSW, 2751, Australia
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1231-9. 2015
  2. pmc The changing demographic profile of eating disorder behaviors in the community
    Deborah Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:943. 2014
  3. pmc Assessment of quality of life in people with severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: a comparison of generic and specific instruments
    Deborah Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 13:284. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Measures of psychophysiological arousal among resettled traumatized Iraqi refugees seeking psychological treatment
    Shameran Slewa-Younan
    Mental Health, School of Medicine, The University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 25:348-52. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Towards an understanding of sex differences in functional outcome following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    S Slewa-Younan
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1197-201. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality trends in patients with traumatic brain injury
    I Baguley
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Brain Inj 14:505-12. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolonged anti-spasticity effects of bolus intrathecal baclofen
    I J Baguley
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital, Wentworthville, NSW, Australia
    Brain Inj 19:545-8. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Self-reported history of anorexia nervosa and current quality of life: findings from a community-based study
    D Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW, 2751, Australia
    Qual Life Res 22:273-81. 2013

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint A Systematic Review of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Depression Amongst Iraqi Refugees Located in Western Countries
    Shameran Slewa-Younan
    Mental Health, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1791, Penrith, NSW, 2751, Australia
    J Immigr Minor Health 17:1231-9. 2015
    ..This systematic review indicates that prevalence of PTSD and depression is high and should be taken into consideration when developing mental health early intervention and treatment services. ..
  2. pmc The changing demographic profile of eating disorder behaviors in the community
    Deborah Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:943. 2014
    ..The perception that eating disorders occur predominantly in young white upper-class women has been challenged. This study examined temporal differences to the demographic correlates of eating disorder behaviors over a 10-year period...
  3. pmc Assessment of quality of life in people with severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: a comparison of generic and specific instruments
    Deborah Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 13:284. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare the psychometric properties of a generic to a disease-specific measure of HRQoL...
  4. doi request reprint Measures of psychophysiological arousal among resettled traumatized Iraqi refugees seeking psychological treatment
    Shameran Slewa-Younan
    Mental Health, School of Medicine, The University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 25:348-52. 2012
    ..This finding highlights the importance of examining levels of arousal in refugees presenting with mental health complaints to provide appropriate treatment strategies...
  5. doi request reprint Towards an understanding of sex differences in functional outcome following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    S Slewa-Younan
    Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1197-201. 2008
    ..It was predicted that women would exhibit better functional outcome than men...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality trends in patients with traumatic brain injury
    I Baguley
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Brain Inj 14:505-12. 2000
    ..5%) using Australian Life Table data. It was found that patients with TBI had a significantly higher mortality rate than the general population (chi2 = 12.2, p < 0.001). Possible reasons for this finding are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolonged anti-spasticity effects of bolus intrathecal baclofen
    I J Baguley
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital, Wentworthville, NSW, Australia
    Brain Inj 19:545-8. 2005
    ..However, SEMG also revealed a marked and persisting reduction in abnormal muscle activity for 96 hours post-bolus ITB, well beyond the pharmacological washout period of baclofen in the CSF...
  8. doi request reprint Self-reported history of anorexia nervosa and current quality of life: findings from a community-based study
    D Mitchison
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, NSW, 2751, Australia
    Qual Life Res 22:273-81. 2013
    ..To evaluate the impact of a lifetime history of anorexia nervosa (AN) on current quality of life (QoL) and eating disorder (ED) symptomatology...