David J Castle

Summary

Affiliation: Mental Health Research Institute
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An update on body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria and The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:74-8. 2006
  2. pmc Aging and cosmetic enhancement
    Roberta Honigman
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 1:115-9. 2006
  3. pmc Does cosmetic surgery improve psychosocial wellbeing?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 176:601-4. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive care for people with schizophrenia living in the community
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S45-6. 2003
  5. pmc Obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders: a defensible construct?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:114-20. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of clinical guidelines for the pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance and aggression in people with psychosis
    David Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 13:247-52. 2005
  7. pmc Correlates of dysmorphic concern in people seeking cosmetic enhancement
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and Universiity of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:439-44. 2004
  8. pmc Awareness of Pre-diabetes or Diabetes and Associated Factors in People With Psychosis
    Debra L Foley
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 42:1280-9. 2016
  9. ncbi request reprint Comorbid Diabetes and Depression in a National Sample of Adults With Psychosis
    Debra L Foley
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull . 2016
  10. pmc The effect of mindfulness training prior to total joint arthroplasty on post-operative pain and physical function: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Michelle M Dowsey
    The University of Melbourne Department of Surgery, St, Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, 35 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy 3065, Victoria, Australia
    Trials 15:208. 2014

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  1. ncbi request reprint An update on body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria and The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:74-8. 2006
    ..The present review provides an update on current research into body dysmorphic disorder...
  2. pmc Aging and cosmetic enhancement
    Roberta Honigman
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 1:115-9. 2006
    ..We pay attention to psychosocial aspects of response to such cosmetic procedures, both in terms of outcome and with respect to risk factors for a poor outcome...
  3. pmc Does cosmetic surgery improve psychosocial wellbeing?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 176:601-4. 2002
    ..Some people are never satisfied with cosmetic interventions, despite good procedural outcomes. Some of these have a psychiatric disorder called "body dysmorphic disorder"...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive care for people with schizophrenia living in the community
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S45-6. 2003
  5. pmc Obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders: a defensible construct?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:114-20. 2006
    ..To explore critically whether there is a robust basis for the concept of an obsessive-compulsive (OC) spectrum of disorders, and if so, which disorders should be included...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development of clinical guidelines for the pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance and aggression in people with psychosis
    David Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 13:247-52. 2005
    ..To describe the process underpinning the development of clinical guidelines for the management of behavioural disturbance in psychosis...
  7. pmc Correlates of dysmorphic concern in people seeking cosmetic enhancement
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and Universiity of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:439-44. 2004
    ..To determine the clinical correlates of dysmorphic concern in persons seeking cosmetic enhancement from cosmetic physicians...
  8. pmc Awareness of Pre-diabetes or Diabetes and Associated Factors in People With Psychosis
    Debra L Foley
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 42:1280-9. 2016
    ..To estimate awareness of pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes and associated factors in people with psychosis, a known high-risk group...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comorbid Diabetes and Depression in a National Sample of Adults With Psychosis
    Debra L Foley
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull . 2016
    ..People with psychosis have an elevated risk of depression and diabetes but no large-scale study has characterized their relationship. We aimed to assess this association and to evaluate possible explanatory factors...
  10. pmc The effect of mindfulness training prior to total joint arthroplasty on post-operative pain and physical function: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Michelle M Dowsey
    The University of Melbourne Department of Surgery, St, Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, 35 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy 3065, Victoria, Australia
    Trials 15:208. 2014
    ..This study is the first of its kind and will provide a greater understanding of the role of a mental health enhancement program on the physical recovery of total joint arthroplasty patients...
  11. doi request reprint Treating comorbid substance use disorders in schizophrenia
    Dan I Lubman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:191-201. 2010
    ..To review the literature on pharmacological and psychosocial treatment approaches for people with schizophrenia and comorbid substance use disorder(s) (SUD)...
  12. pmc The Stroke and Carer Optimal Health Program (SCOHP) to enhance psychosocial health: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Catherine Brasier
    Centre for the Heart and Mind, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Vic, 3000, Australia
    Trials 17:446. 2016
    ....
  13. pmc The Mental Health in Diabetes Service (MINDS) to enhance psychosocial health: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Casey L O'Brien
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Trials 17:444. 2016
    ..Therefore, our aim was to evaluate an 'Optimal Health Program' that adopts a person-centred approach and engages collaborative therapy to educate and support the psychosocial health of people diagnosed with type I or II diabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Determining the efficacy and tolerance of quetiapine extended release for the management of psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in adult acute psychiatry
    Stuart J Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:271-8. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to explore the efficacy and tolerability of quetiapine extended release (XR) to treat psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in hospitalized psychiatric patients...
  15. doi request reprint Current visual scanpath research: a review of investigations into the psychotic, anxiety, and mood disorders
    Wei Lin Toh
    Department of Behavioural Science and Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Compr Psychiatry 52:567-79. 2011
    ..Future studies should also look toward applying similar techniques to related disorders as well as conducting parallel neuroimaging investigations to elucidate potential neurobiological correlates...
  16. pmc A review of psychosocial outcomes for patients seeking cosmetic surgery
    Roberta J Honigman
    School of Social Work and the Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1229-37. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that although most people appear satisfied with the outcome of cosmetic surgical procedures, some are not, and attempts should be made to screen for such individuals in cosmetic surgery settings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Substance use and psychosis
    Brendan Pawsey
    Collaborative Therapy Unit, Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:110-2. 2006
    ..The use of alcohol and illicit substances is high among people with mental illnesses. Clinicians experience a range of complex issues while treating such patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Depression screening and referral in cardiac wards: A 12-month patient trajectory
    Chantal F Ski
    Centre for the Heart and Mind, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs . 2015
    ..Depression is common among patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and has a major impact on their quality of life, morbidity and mortality...
  19. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder--a fear of imagined ugliness
    Don E Jefferys
    Associate Department of Psychiatry, Austin Hospital, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 32:722-5. 2003
    ..Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a distressing and impairing illness characterised by an intense time consuming preoccupation with an imagined or slight defect in appearance of a body part or parts...
  20. doi request reprint Auditory verbal hallucinations (AVHs) and related psychotic phenomena in mood disorders: analysis of the 2010 Survey of High Impact Psychosis (SHIP) data
    Wei Lin Toh
    Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre BPsyC, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Monash Alfred Psychiatry research centre MAPrc, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 243:238-45. 2016
    ..Specific attention was given to i) running commentary, ii) voices conversing, and iii) negative voices. A secondary aim was to examine patterns of associated delusional themes...
  21. pmc Design and protocol for the Dialysis Optimal Health Program (DOHP) randomised controlled trial
    Simon R Knowles
    Department of Psychology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Vic, 3122, Australia
    Trials 17:447. 2016
    ..Thus, our aim was to evaluate the Dialysis Optimal Health Program (DOHP) that adopts a person-centred approach and engages collaborative therapy to educate and support those diagnosed with ESKD who are commencing dialysis...
  22. pmc Trialling of an optimal health programme (OHP) across chronic disease
    Chantal F Ski
    Centre for the Heart and Mind, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Vic, 3000, Australia
    Trials 17:445. 2016
    ..The findings derived from this series of randomised controlled trials will also provide evidence attesting to the potential applicability of the optimal health programme in other chronic conditions. ..
  23. doi request reprint Examining neurocognition in body dysmorphic disorder using the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status (RBANS): A comparison with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Wei Lin Toh
    Departments of Psychological Sciences and Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia Cognitive Neuropsychiatry Stream, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Hospital and Monash University School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Level 4, 607 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 228:318-24. 2015
    ..Neuropsychological impairment in BDD with indicated similarities in OCD were corroborated. Future research should extend investigations focusing on gist and delayed memory, and aspects of attentional processing. ..
  24. doi request reprint A comparison of schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder: Results from the Second Australian national psychosis survey
    Serafino G Mancuso
    St Vincent s Mental Health, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 172:30-7. 2015
    ..The present study examined whether SCZ, SAD, and BDP differed qualitatively on demographic and clinical variables based on a large Australian dataset...
  25. doi request reprint Facial affect recognition in body dysmorphic disorder versus obsessive-compulsive disorder: An eye-tracking study
    Wei Lin Toh
    Departments of Psychological Sciences and Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Level 4, 607 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 35:49-59. 2015
    ..This study aimed to investigate facial affect recognition in BDD using an integrated eye-tracking paradigm...
  26. ncbi request reprint Why are community psychiatry services in Australia doing it so hard?
    Bruce S Singh
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:410-2. 2007
    ..Better cooperation between state and federal governments is needed to effect real change...
  27. doi request reprint The Dysmorphic Concern Questionnaire: A screening measure for body dysmorphic disorder
    Serafino G Mancuso
    Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:535-42. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the use of the Dysmorphic Concerns Questionnaire (DCQ) as a screening measure for body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and to derive DCQ cutoff scores to facilitate the screening procedure...
  28. doi request reprint Common familial risk factors for schizophrenia and diabetes mellitus
    Debra L Foley
    Orygen The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health and Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 50:488-94. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether there is evidence for familial comorbidity between type 2 diabetes and psychosis...
  29. doi request reprint Comparing the experience of voices in borderline personality disorder with the experience of voices in a psychotic disorder: A systematic review
    Zalie Merrett
    Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre BPsyC, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 50:640-8. 2016
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Randomised controlled trials of psychological & pharmacological treatments for body dysmorphic disorder: A systematic review
    Andrea Phillipou
    Department of Psychiatry, St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Department of Mental Health, The Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 245:179-185. 2016
    ..The small number of RCTs and the heterogeneity of findings emphasises the need for more high quality RCTs assessing both psychological and pharmacological interventions for BDD...
  31. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder and cosmetic dermatology: more than skin deep
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Cosmet Dermatol 3:99-103. 2004
    ..Treatment of these patients is best given by an experienced health professional. This may be a mental health professional or a dermatologist with an interest in psychological medicine...
  32. pmc N-acetylcysteine (NAC) in schizophrenia resistant to clozapine: a double blind randomised placebo controlled trial targeting negative symptoms
    Susan L Rossell
    Centre for Mental Health, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 16:320. 2016
    ..The aim of the study reported here is to expand this work by conducting a large scale clinical trial of NAC in the treatment of clozapine-resistant SZ...
  33. pmc High heterogeneity and low reliability in the diagnosis of major depression will impair the development of new drugs
    Samuel M Lieblich
    MBBS, MPsych, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BJPsych Open 1:e5-e7. 2015
    ..Treatments currently available demonstrate limited efficacy and effectiveness. New drug development is urgently required but is likely to be hindered by diagnostic limitations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and depression
    Peter Bosanac
    St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:S36-9. 2013
    ..Although some of the atypical antipsychotics appear to have primary antidepressant effects, the utility of these agents alone in the setting of persistent depressive symptoms in schizophrenia has not been established. ..
  35. doi request reprint Using theories of delusion formation to explain abnormal beliefs in Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
    Susan L Rossell
    Brain and Psychological Sciences Research Centre, Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia Monash Alfred Psychiatry research centre MAPrc, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University Central Clinical School, 607 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Australia Departments of Behavioural Science and Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Department of Psychiatry, St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 215:599-605. 2014
    ..There was only a trend finding of impaired performance on perceptual processing tasks in BDD. The findings suggest that the delusional beliefs in BDD may be explained by impaired semantic processing. ..
  36. doi request reprint Systematic review of the efficacy of pre-surgical mind-body based therapies on post-operative outcome measures
    Elizabeth A Nelson
    The University of Melbourne, Department of Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Complement Ther Med 21:697-711. 2013
    ..The objective of this paper was to evaluate the efficacy of pre-operative mind-body based interventions on post-operative outcome measures amongst elective surgical patients...
  37. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness training: an adjunctive role in the management of chronic illness?
    Kaveh Monshat
    St Vincent s Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 196:569-71. 2012
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Anxiety and substance use: layers of complexity
    David J Castle
    St Vincent s Health and The University of Melbourne, L2 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, Victoria, 3065, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:493-501. 2008
    ..Treatment options are presented, and the evidence base for various psychosocial and biological treatments are reviewed...
  39. ncbi request reprint The role of psychotherapy in bipolar disorder
    Sue D Lauder
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences Barwon Health, University of Melbourne, Geelong, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:S31-5. 2010
    ..Evidence to date supports the use of adjunctive psychosocial interventions in the management of bipolar disorder...
  40. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic treatment in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a literature review
    Richard J Keuneman
    Inner West Mental Health Service, The Royal Melbourne Hospital and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:336-43. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Layer upon layer: thermoregulation in schizophrenia
    Terence W H Chong
    Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre, ORYGEN Youth Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Schizophr Res 69:149-57. 2004
    ..This could further our understanding of the mechanism underlying the syndrome of schizophrenia...
  42. ncbi request reprint Management of mental health patients attending Victorian emergency departments
    Jonathan C Knott
    Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:759-67. 2007
    ..To evaluate the management of mental health presentations to Victorian emergency departments...
  43. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of relapse prevention therapy for first-episode psychosis patients
    John F M Gleeson
    Department of Psychology, Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:477-86. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of a psychosocial treatment designed to prevent the second episode of psychosis compared with standardized early psychosis care...
  44. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological approaches to the management of schizophrenia
    Timothy J R Lambert
    Office for Psychiatric Evaluation and Educational Newmedia, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S57-61. 2003
    ..The choice of particular agents for individual patients requires a balancing of efficacy and side effects. Medication is only one element of what should be an individualised comprehensive treatment plan for people with schizophrenia...
  45. ncbi request reprint A clinical monitoring system for clozapine
    David Castle
    St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:156-68. 2006
    ..To describe a framework for the initiation and ongoing monitoring of patients on clozapine, and detail support materials that can be used in clinical settings, including general practice, to support this process...
  46. ncbi request reprint The pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance in psychosis: a naturalistic study
    Jeffrey Daniel
    Secure Extended Care Unit, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:380-4. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy of atypical and typical anti-psychotics in treating behavioural disturbance in people with psychotic disorders, in a naturalistic setting...
  47. doi request reprint Is there a role for music therapy in the care of the severely mentally ill?
    Denise Grocke
    National Music Therapy Research Unit, Faculty of Music, University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 16:442-5. 2008
    ..With the shift to community-based care, contemporary music therapy practice for the severely mentally ill is reappraised alongside the principles of the recovery model...
  48. ncbi request reprint To be Superman--the male looks obsession
    Natalie Knoesen
    St Vincent s Mental Health and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 38:131-3. 2009
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Trends in antipsychotic prescribing practices in an urban community mental health clinic
    Kaveh Monshat
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:238-41. 2010
    ..This study tracked changes in patient diagnostic profiles and compared antipsychotic prescribing patterns for patients managed by a continuing care team over a 2.25-year period...
  50. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the safe use of clozapine: a consensus view from Victoria, Australia
    Michael Berk
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, Barwon Health, The University of Melbourne, Geelong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    CNS Drugs 21:117-27. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    St Vincent s Hospital and The University of Melbourne, Level 2, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy 3065, Australia
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:521-38. 2006
    ..Its relationship to other psychiatric disorders requires clarification. Also needed is a much better understanding of the best treatments to adopt should conventional approaches (eg, SRIs, CBT) fail...
  52. ncbi request reprint Do women express and experience psychosis differently from men? Epidemiological evidence from the Australian National Study of Low Prevalence (Psychotic) Disorders
    Vera A Morgan
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:74-82. 2008
    ..To examine how women differ from men in their expression and experience of psychosis...
  53. ncbi request reprint A statewide evaluation system for early psychosis
    Neil J Preston
    Early Intervention Psychosis Program, Directorate of Mental Health, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:421-8. 2003
    ..We describe patients in terms of symptoms, substance use, social functioning and family burden, and examine the effectiveness of treatment programmes...
  54. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in premorbid adjustment of patients with first episode psychosis
    Neil J Preston
    Mental Health Directorate, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, P O Box 480, WA 6160, Australia
    Schizophr Res 55:285-90. 2002
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards cosmetic surgery among university students
    David J Castle
    Med J Aust 187:254. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Investigation of target plasma concentration-effect relationships for olanzapine in schizophrenia
    Linda Fellows
    Departments of Pharmacy and Psychiatry, Graylands Selby Lemnos and Special Care Health Services, Mt Claremont, Western Australia, Australia
    Ther Drug Monit 25:682-9. 2003
    ..We suggest that plasma olanzapine monitoring can be used for dose-response optimization, but only to complement the normal clinical evaluation process...