Centre for Youth Mental Health - Research Publications
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Psychosis prevalence and physical, metabolic and cognitive co-morbidity: data from the second Australian national survey of psychosis
Background. There are insufficient data from nationwide surveys on the prevalence of specific psychotic disorders and associated co-morbidities.Method. The 2010 Australian national psychosis survey used a two-phase design ...
Sulcogyral patterns and morphological abnormalities of the orbitofrontal cortex in psychosis
Three types of OFC sulcogyral patterns have been identified in the general population. The distribution of these three types has been found altered in individuals at genetic risk of psychosis, first episode psychosis (FEP) ...
Phenylthiocarbamide (PTC) perception in ultra-high risk for psychosis participants who develop schizophrenia: Testing the evidence for an endophenotypic marker
Reports suggesting that schizophrenia participants are more likely to be phenylthiocarbamide (PTC) non-tasters when compared to controls have recently been controversial. If supported, a genetic-based phenotypic variation ...
Dynamic Association Between Interpersonal Functioning and Positive Symptom Dimensions of Psychosis Over Time: A Longitudinal Study of Healthy Adolescents
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2013-01-27)
Background: Cross-sectional studies have indicated that alterations in social functioning, particularly interpersonal functioning, are associated with the occurrence of psychotic symptoms and experiences at different levels ...
The TGR5 receptor mediates bile acid-induced itch and analgesia
(AMER SOC CLINICAL INVESTIGATION INC, 2013-04-27)
Patients with cholestatic disease exhibit pruritus and analgesia, but the mechanisms underlying these symptoms are unknown. We report that bile acids, which are elevated in the circulation and tissues during cholestasis, ...
Self-Help for Depression via E-mail: A Randomised Controlled Trial of Effects on Depression and Self-Help Behaviour
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2013)
Background: Self-help or self-management strategies are commonly used to deal with depression, but not all are thought to be helpful. A previous study found that sub-threshold depression symptoms were improved by an e-mail ...
Dietary intake of fish and PUFA, and clinical depressive and anxiety disorders in women
(Cambridge University Press, 2013)
Back to basics: could behavioural therapy be a good treatment option for youth depression? A critical review
AIM: Recent findings from systematic reviews and primary research studies have shown more modest effects of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for youth depression than previously shown, highlighting the need to further ...