Psychiatrist, Writer, Commentator


Thursday, 01st January 2009

What do GPs want from a psychiatrist's letter?.

Selzer R; Foley F; Ellen S; McGartland M. Australasian Psychiatry. 17(5):385-8, 2009. Abstract: OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the preferences of general practitioners (GPs) in reply letters for patients referred for a one-off psychiatric assessment. METHOD: A sample of GPs referring to a primary mental health team service were mailed a questionnaire inquiring into the usefulness...
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Monday, 01st December 2008

A predictive screening instrument for posttraumatic stress disorder and depression following traumatic injury.

O'Donnell ML; Creamer MC; Parslow R; Elliott P; Holmes AC; Ellen S; Judson R; McFarlane AC; Silove D; Bryant RA. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology. 76(6):923-32, 2008 Dec. Abstract: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and major depressive episode (MDE) are frequent and disabling consequences of surviving severe injury. The majority of those who develop these problems are not identified or...
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Tuesday, 01st January 2008

The neurobiology of benzodiazepine receptors in panic disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Ellen S, Olver J, Norman T, Burrows G. Stress and Health. 2008. 24, 13 - 21.
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Saturday, 01st December 2007

Supporting the front line: the development of a consultation liaison psychiatry model in primary health care

Micheal McGartland, Rob Selzer, Steve Ellen. Australasian Psychiatry. Vol 15, No 6. Dec 2007  
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Wednesday, 01st August 2007

Hepatitis C in psychiatry inpatients: testing rates, prevalence and risk behaviours.

Lacey C; Ellen S; Devlin H; Wright E; Mijch A. Australasian Psychiatry. 15(4):315-9, 2007 Aug. Abstract: OBJECTIVE: Estimates for the prevalence of hepatitis C among people with a serious mental illness are high compared with the general population. High-risk behaviours commonly associated with mental illness may contribute to the estimated increased prevalence. This study aims to assess the contribution of...
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Friday, 01st June 2007

Combination antidepressants are not yet proven therapy in the treatment of depression.

Olver J; Ellen S; Norman T. Australasian Psychiatry. 15(3):248-9, 2007 Jun. [Comment. Letter]
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Tuesday, 02nd January 2007

Depression and anxiety: Pharmacological treatment in general practice.

Ellen S, Selzer R, Norman T, Blashki G. Depression and anxiety: Pharmacological treatment in general practice. Australian Family Physician 2007. 36 (3), 222 - 227.
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Monday, 01st January 2007

Depresja I lek Leczenie farmakologiczne w opiece padstawowej (Pharmacological treatment of depression and anxiety).

Ellen S, Selzer R, Norman T, Blashki G Lekarz Rodzinny, WRZESIEN 2007, ROK XII, NR 9 Pp878 -885
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Monday, 01st January 2007

Depression and neurocognitive performance in individuals with HIV/AIDS - 2-year follow-up

Gibbe T, Mijch A, Ellen S, Hoy J, Hutchison C, Wright E, Chua P, Judd F Depression and neurocognitive performance in individuals with HIV/AIDS: 2-year follow-up. HIV Medicine (2006), 7, 112-121
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Wednesday, 01st March 2006

Data collection in consultation-liaison psychiatry: an evaluation of Casemix.

Ellen S; Lacey C; Kouzma N; Sauvey N; Carroll R. Australasian Psychiatry. 14(1):43-5, 2006 Mar. Abstract: OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the usefulness of Casemix as a data collection system for consultation-liaison psychiatry services. METHOD: Health information staff were requested to code psychiatric assessments and diagnosis prospectively for admissions to the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, between July 2002 and June 2004 using Casemix....
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