Gin S Malhi

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder in primary care
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, and Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 193:S24-30. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Mixed state discrimination: A DSM problem that won׳t go away?
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 158:8-10. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Severity alone should no longer determine therapeutic choice in the management of depression in primary care: findings from a survey of general practitioners
    G S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard s, Sydney 2065, NSW, Australia Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 152:375-80. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Modeling bipolar disorder suicidality
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 15:559-74. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Potential mechanisms of action of lithium in bipolar disorder. Current understanding
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, and Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    CNS Drugs 27:135-53. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Mania: diagnosis and treatment recommendations
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Level 5, Building 36, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:676-86. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Hypomania: hype or mania?
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 12:758-63. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The clinical management of bipolar disorder complexity using a stratified model
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 14:66-89. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Balanced efficacy, safety, and tolerability recommendations for the clinical management of bipolar disorder
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 14:1-21. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The science and practice of lithium therapy
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:192-211. 2012

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Publications77

  1. ncbi request reprint The pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder in primary care
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, and Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 193:S24-30. 2010
    ..To provide a practical overview of the pharmacological management of adults with bipolar disorder in primary care and the role of general practitioners in the pharmacotherapy of this complex disorder...
  2. doi request reprint Mixed state discrimination: A DSM problem that won׳t go away?
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 158:8-10. 2014
    ..Therefore, the present study examined the presence of psychomotor agitation and distractibility across the mood disorder spectrum...
  3. doi request reprint Severity alone should no longer determine therapeutic choice in the management of depression in primary care: findings from a survey of general practitioners
    G S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard s, Sydney 2065, NSW, Australia Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 152:375-80. 2014
    ..Typically GPs have to make difficult decisions in limited time and therefore, the aim of this study was to examine the management of depression of varying severity and the factors associated with treatment choices...
  4. doi request reprint Modeling bipolar disorder suicidality
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 15:559-74. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Potential mechanisms of action of lithium in bipolar disorder. Current understanding
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, and Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    CNS Drugs 27:135-53. 2013
    ..Overall, it is clear that the processes which underpin the therapeutic actions of lithium are sophisticated and most likely inter-related...
  6. doi request reprint Mania: diagnosis and treatment recommendations
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Level 5, Building 36, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:676-86. 2012
    ..Maintenance/prophylaxis therapy aims to reduce recurrences/relapse, for which the combination of psychological interventions with pharmacotherapy is beneficial as it ensures adherence and monitoring of tolerability...
  7. doi request reprint Hypomania: hype or mania?
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 12:758-63. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The clinical management of bipolar disorder complexity using a stratified model
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 14:66-89. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Balanced efficacy, safety, and tolerability recommendations for the clinical management of bipolar disorder
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 14:1-21. 2012
    ..To provide practical and clinically meaningful treatment recommendations that amalgamate clinical experience and research findings for each phase of bipolar disorder...
  10. doi request reprint The science and practice of lithium therapy
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:192-211. 2012
    ..Recent research has once again positioned lithium centre stage and amplified the importance of understanding its science and how this translates to clinical practice...
  11. doi request reprint The lithiumeter: a measured approach
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Bipolar Disord 13:219-26. 2011
    ..This article addresses the need for lithium to be measured with respect to its clinical and functional effects. It introduces a visual scale, termed lithiumeter, which captures the optimal lithium plasma levels for the treatment of BD...
  12. doi request reprint Optimal frequency of lithium administration in the treatment of bipolar disorder: clinical and dosing considerations
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    CNS Drugs 25:289-98. 2011
    ..Presently, therefore, clinicians should consider single daily administration of lithium to potentially minimize adverse effects and enhance compliance...
  13. doi request reprint A functional MRI study of Theory of Mind in euthymic bipolar disorder patients
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, CADE Clinic, Department of Academic Psychiatry, Level 5, Building 36, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 10:943-56. 2008
    ..To determine the neural responses invoked in Theory of Mind (ToM) in euthymic bipolar patients as compared with healthy subjects...
  14. pmc An event-related functional MRI study of working memory in euthymic bipolar disorder
    Jim Lagopoulos
    Psychological Medicine Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 32:174-84. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigated the encode, delay and response components of WM to identify the neural substrates and respective contributions to the WM deficits found in BD...
  15. doi request reprint Is coping well a matter of personality? A study of euthymic unipolar and bipolar patients
    Carissa M Coulston
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 145:54-61. 2013
    ..This study examined differences between euthymic BD and UP patients with respect to the inter-relationship between personality, coping style, and clinical outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Is a lack of disgust something to fear? A functional magnetic resonance imaging facial emotion recognition study in euthymic bipolar disorder patients
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 9:345-57. 2007
    ..To determine the neural responses invoked in the recognition of facial fear and disgust in euthymic bipolar patients as compared with healthy subjects...
  17. doi request reprint A double-blind, sham-controlled trial of transcranial direct current stimulation for the treatment of depression
    Colleen K Loo
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 13:61-9. 2010
    ..It is recommended that the efficacy of tDCS in depression be further evaluated over a longer treatment period, using enhanced stimulation parameters...
  18. doi request reprint Midline brain abnormalities in established bipolar affective disorder
    Tsutomu Takahashi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Victoria, Australia
    J Affect Disord 122:301-5. 2010
    ..Morphologic changes of cortico-limbic regions have been reported in bipolar disorder, but it remains unclear whether midline brain abnormalities relevant to cortico-limbic connectivity are also present...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological deficits and functional impairment in bipolar depression, hypomania and euthymia
    Gin S Malhi
    Academic Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 9:114-25. 2007
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  20. doi request reprint Mentalizing impairment in schizophrenia: a functional MRI study
    Pritha Das
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Schizophr Res 134:158-64. 2012
    ..Therefore in the present study we used functional neuroimaging and a task that elicits 'on-line' mentalizing to investigate the neural basis of ToM deficits in schizophrenia...
  21. doi request reprint Insular cortex volume in established bipolar affective disorder: a preliminary MRI study
    Tsutomu Takahashi
    Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, 161 Barry Street, Carlton South, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 182:187-90. 2010
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  22. doi request reprint Gray matter reduction of the superior temporal gyrus in patients with established bipolar I disorder
    Tsutomu Takahashi
    Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Victoria, Australia
    J Affect Disord 123:276-82. 2010
    ..Functional abnormalities of the superior temporal gyrus (STG) have been implicated in the pathophysiology of bipolar disorder, but magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of this region have yielded inconsistent findings...
  23. doi request reprint Suicide attempts by jumping and psychotic illness
    Olav Nielssen
    St Vincent s Hospital and the Discipline of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:568-73. 2010
    ..Several recent studies have reported that serious violence towards self and others is more common in the first episode of psychosis than after treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Reduced activation to implicit affect induction in euthymic bipolar patients: an fMRI study
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 97:109-22. 2007
    ..To examine whether euthymic bipolar patients engage similar or contrasting brain regions as healthy subjects when responding to implicit affect induction...
  25. doi request reprint Medical students' subjective ratings of stress levels and awareness of student support services about mental health
    Garry Walter
    Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Postgrad Med J 89:311-5. 2013
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  26. doi request reprint Metabolite profiles in the anterior cingulate cortex of depressed patients differentiate those taking N-acetyl-cysteine versus placebo
    Pritha Das
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:347-54. 2013
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  27. doi request reprint Is lithium in a class of its own? A brief profile of its clinical use
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:1096-104. 2009
    ..Arguably, lithium is the only true mood stabilizer and because of its unique properties is in a class of its own...
  28. ncbi request reprint A sham-controlled trial of the efficacy and safety of twice-daily rTMS in major depression
    Colleen K Loo
    School of Psychiatry, University of NSW and Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Psychol Med 37:341-9. 2007
    ..Studies of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in depression have mostly involved once-daily treatment, with positive but modest clinical results. This study tested the efficacy and safety of twice-daily rTMS over 2 weeks...
  29. ncbi request reprint Bipolar depression: management options
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    CNS Drugs 17:9-25. 2003
    ..It therefore warrants prompt management once suitably diagnosed, especially as it is associated with a considerable risk of suicide and in the majority of instances is eminently treatable...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cognitive generation of affect in hypomania: an fMRI study
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 6:271-85. 2004
    ..To identify the brain regions associated with the cognitive generation of affect in hypomanic bipolar patients...
  31. doi request reprint Schizoaffective disorder: diagnostic issues and future recommendations
    Gin S Malhi
    Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 10:215-30. 2008
    ..This paper addresses the controversy regarding the diagnostic validity of schizoaffective disorder (SAD), a diagnosis that is used in both DSM-IV and ICD-10 and one that encroaches on both schizophrenia (SCZ) and bipolar disorder (BD)...
  32. doi request reprint The management of individuals with bipolar disorder: a review of the evidence and its integration into clinical practice
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Drugs 69:2063-101. 2009
    ..Therefore, this paper summarizes the efficacy data for treating bipolar disorder and also applies clinical considerations to these data when formulating recommendations for the management of bipolar disorder...
  33. ncbi request reprint Do cognitive deficits in juvenile bipolar disorder persist into adulthood?
    Catherine M Cahill
    Academic Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:891-6. 2007
    ..Precise knowledge about when, how, and why these deficits appear requires future research of prodromal changes in neurocognition in childhood and adolescent bipolar disorder...
  34. ncbi request reprint A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of emotional Stroop in euthymic bipolar disorder
    Jim Lagopoulos
    CADE Clinic, Royal North Shore Hospital, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Neuroreport 18:1583-7. 2007
    ..This study provides evidence for a disconnection in the transfer of information within frontostriatal networks in bipolar disorder...
  35. ncbi request reprint Increased anterior cingulate cortex volume in bipolar I disorder
    Ali Javadapour
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:910-6. 2007
    ..Hence, the present study matched the groups closely across a number of demographic parameters...
  36. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cognitive therapy for bipolar disorder: focus on long-term change
    Jillian R Ball
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:277-86. 2006
    ..The treatment protocol differed from other published forms of CT for bipolar disorder through the addition of emotive techniques...
  37. doi request reprint Stimulant use disorders: characteristics and comorbidity in an Australian population sample
    Grant Sara
    InforMH, Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office, NSW Health, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1173-81. 2012
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  38. doi request reprint Mentalizing in male schizophrenia patients is compromised by virtue of dysfunctional connectivity between task-positive and task-negative networks
    Pritha Das
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia
    Schizophr Res 140:51-8. 2012
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  39. doi request reprint Overview of violence to self and others during the first episode of psychosis
    Olav B Nielssen
    St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e580-7. 2012
    ..We aimed to review the evidence for an association between the first episode of psychosis and violence and to consider the possible explanations for this association and the implications for clinicians and service providers...
  40. ncbi request reprint Feeling unsupported? An investigation of depressed patients' perceptions
    Gemma L Gladstone
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, 2031, Australia
    J Affect Disord 103:147-54. 2007
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  41. ncbi request reprint Regional gray matter changes in bipolar disorder: a voxel-based morphometric study
    Xiaohua Chen
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Euroa Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:327-36. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint The management of bipolar disorder in general practice
    Philip B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 184:566-70. 2006
    ..There has also been increasing recognition of the contribution of psychological therapies to symptom relief, relapse prevention, optimal function, and quality of life...
  43. doi request reprint Characteristics of bipolar disorder in an Australian specialist outpatient clinic: comparison across large datasets
    Philip B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:109-17. 2009
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  44. doi request reprint Neural antecedents of emotional disorders: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of subsyndromal emotional symptoms in adolescent girls
    Pritha Das
    Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 74:265-72. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that adolescents showing subsyndromal ES will show perturbations in the emotion regulatory frontolimbic network (FLN) during emotion processing...
  45. doi request reprint Hippocampal and amygdala volumes in an older bipolar disorder sample
    Chanaka Wijeratne
    Euroa Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:54-60. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare hippocampal and amygdala volumes in older bipolar patients with controls...
  46. doi request reprint Who picks psychiatry? Perceptions, preferences and personality of medical students
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales 2065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:861-70. 2011
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  47. doi request reprint The efficacy of N-acetylcysteine as an adjunctive treatment in bipolar depression: an open label trial
    Michael Berk
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    J Affect Disord 135:389-94. 2011
    ..Given the failure of almost all modern trials of antidepressants in bipolar disorder to demonstrate efficacy, and the limited efficacy of mood stabilisers in the depressive phase of the disorder, this is a major unmet need...
  48. ncbi request reprint Implications of childhood trauma for depressed women: an analysis of pathways from childhood sexual abuse to deliberate self-harm and revictimization
    Gemma L Gladstone
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1417-25. 2004
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  49. ncbi request reprint An emotional Stroop functional MRI study of euthymic bipolar disorder
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 7:58-69. 2005
    ..To identify the brain regions associated with emotional processing in euthymic bipolar patients...
  50. doi request reprint Medicating mood with maintenance in mind: bipolar depression pharmacotherapy
    Gin S Malhi
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 11:55-76. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to briefly review the evidence base for the pharmacotherapy of bipolar depression and to discuss the recommendations for its optimal management...
  51. doi request reprint Lithium specificity in bipolar illness: a classic agent for the classic disorder
    Samuel Gershon
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:34-44. 2009
    ..We demonstrate that lithium possesses significant clinical and therapeutic efficacy that is very individual and thus remains the treatment of choice for bipolar disorder when used specifically in select patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and theory of mind in euthymic bipolar disorder
    Amanda L Olley
    School of Psychiatry, Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 7:43-52. 2005
    ..To examine the nature of executive deficits in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder (BD)...
  53. ncbi request reprint When euthymia is just not good enough: the neuropsychology of bipolar disorder
    Amanda Olley
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:323-30. 2005
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  54. ncbi request reprint Cognitive compromise in bipolar disorder with chronic cannabis use: cause or consequence?
    Catherine M Cahill
    University of New South Wales, School of Psychiatry, Sydney, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:591-8. 2006
    ..The findings are contextualized within bipolar disorder, examining functional outcome...
  55. doi request reprint The International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD) Task Force report on the nomenclature of course and outcome in bipolar disorders
    Mauricio Tohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Mood and Anxiety Disorders, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:453-73. 2009
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  56. doi request reprint Dual-dual action? Combining venlafaxine and mirtazapine in the treatment of depression
    Gin S Malhi
    Discipline of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:346-9. 2008
    ..This paper describes a prospective case series that examined the efficacy of the venlafaxine-mirtazapine combination in the treatment of depressed patients who had failed at least one antidepressant trial...
  57. doi request reprint To BD or not to BD: functional neuroimaging and the boundaries of bipolarity
    Sandy Kuiper
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital and Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 13:75-86; quiz 87. 2013
    ..In this article, we will consider the contribution of neuroimaging to delineating the bipolar phenotype and differentiating it from similar disorders...
  58. doi request reprint Differences in associations between cannabis and stimulant disorders in first admission psychosis
    Grant Sara
    InforMH, Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office, NSW Health, PO Box 169, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
    Schizophr Res 147:216-22. 2013
    ..Stimulants (e.g. methamphetamine, cocaine) may precipitate psychosis. However the associations of stimulant disorders in early psychosis are difficult to examine because of lower prevalence and overlap with cannabis disorders...
  59. doi request reprint Bordering on bipolar: the overlap between borderline personality and bipolarity
    Carissa M Coulston
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:506-21. 2012
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  60. doi request reprint Mania, homicide and severe violence
    Olav B Nielssen
    1Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:357-63. 2012
    ..Mania has been reported to be a risk factor for aggression and violence in psychiatric hospitals, but the extent of any association between mania and severe interpersonal violence in community settings is not known...
  61. doi request reprint Diagnostic guidelines for bipolar disorder: a summary of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders Diagnostic Guidelines Task Force Report
    S Nassir Ghaemi
    Bipolar Disorder Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:117-28. 2008
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  62. ncbi request reprint Why am I depressed?: An investigation of whether patients' beliefs about depression concur with their diagnostic subtype
    Lucy A Tully
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:543-6. 2006
    ..Patients can distinguish differing causes of depression. The implications of the findings for the current classificatory systems of depression are discussed...
  63. ncbi request reprint Bipolar depression: phenomenological overview and clinical characteristics
    Philip B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 6:530-9. 2004
    ..This paper aims to review the clinical characteristics of bipolar depression, focusing upon its prevalence and phenomenology, related neuropsychological dysfunction, suicidal behaviour, disability and treatment responsiveness...
  64. doi request reprint A study using transcranial magnetic stimulation to investigate motor mechanisms in psychomotor retardation in depression
    Colleen K Loo
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:935-46. 2008
    ..Our study suggests that although the motor pathway from the motor cortex to the muscle is unimpaired, psychomotor retardation in depression is characterized by a reduced ability to drive the motor cortex...
  65. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder: it's all in your mind? The neuropsychological profile of a biological disorder
    Gin S Malhi
    Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Can J Psychiatry 49:813-9. 2004
    ..To compare and contrast the neuropsychological profile of the 3 phases of bipolar disorder (BD) to achieve a better definition of BD and to identify potential state and trait deficits...
  66. ncbi request reprint Cognitive generation of affect in bipolar depression: an fMRI study
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 19:741-54. 2004
    ..The differential patterns of activation inform us about bipolar depression and have potential diagnostic and therapeutic significance...
  67. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of bipolar disorder: the role of atypical antipsychotics and experimental strategies
    Gin S Malhi
    The University of New South Wales Mood Disorders Unit, The Black Dog Institute, The Villa, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
    Hum Psychopharmacol 17:407-12. 2002
    ..This paper summarizes some of the data regarding these "experimental" therapeutic options, focusing principally on atypical antipsychotics as these are now widely prescribed in the management of bipolar disorder...
  68. doi request reprint Increased theta and alpha EEG activity during nondirective meditation
    Jim Lagopoulos
    Discipline of Psychological Medicine and Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1187-92. 2009
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  69. doi request reprint Increased pituitary volume in patients with established bipolar affective disorder
    Tsutomu Takahashi
    Department of Psychiatry, Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, Victoria, Australia
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:1245-9. 2009
    ..psychotic and nonpsychotic). Pituitary volume was larger in females than in males for both groups. These results support previous neuroendocrine findings that implicate HPA axis dysfunction in the core pathophysiological process of BD...
  70. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy to limit weight gain caused by antipsychotic use
    Gin S Malhi
    The Mood Disorders Unit, The Villa, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW 2031, Sydney, Australia
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:1679-86. 2003
    ..Greater awareness and a willingness to address the problem are needed along with more research into the development of weight gain and its prevention. This review examines these issues with a pharmacotherapy focus...
  71. pmc Neurocognition in bipolar disorder and juvenile bipolar disorder
    Catherine M Cahill
    CADE Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney Australia
    J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:221-30. 2009
    ..Future research needs to focus on these and employ multimodal tests in pristine patient groups, with a view to identifying reliable biomarkers...
  72. ncbi request reprint Emerging drugs for bipolar disorder
    Philip B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 11:621-34. 2006
    ..A number of possible future directions and challenges for the field are discussed. The treatment of bipolar disorder is unlikely to advance substantially until the causative pathogenetic molecular processes are elucidated...
  73. ncbi request reprint A fiber-optic system for recording skin conductance in the MRI scanner
    Jim Lagopoulos
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Methods 37:657-64. 2005
    ..5 and 3.0 Tesla MRI scanners running EPI sequences. This system was able to safely record SCRs free of RF interference during an fMRI experiment, and the fiber-optic design of the transducer eliminated any artifacts on the MRI scan...
  74. ncbi request reprint The expanding pharmacopoeia for bipolar disorder
    Philip B Mitchell
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Annu Rev Med 53:173-88. 2002
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  75. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive behaviour: a disorder of decision-making
    Perminder S Sachdev
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:757-63. 2005
    ..With the increasing interest in the neurobiology of decision-making, it may be useful to conceptualize OCD as a disorder of decision-making...
  76. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diagnostic guidelines for juvenile bipolar disorder
    Catherine Cahill
    University of Sydney Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:479-84. 2007
    ..It is recommended that clinicians and researchers need to develop diagnostic guidelines that have clinical salience and can be used for future research by incorporating key features of those that are currently available...
  77. ncbi request reprint Recognizing the anxious face of depression
    Gin S Malhi
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:366-73. 2002
    ..Such a model and its definition assist in clarifying the cause of anxious depression and its treatment...