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Graham Mellsop
University of Auckland
76Publications
17H-index
909Citations
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Published on Apr 21, 2019in Psychology Health & Medicine 1.60
K. Nauta (VUMC: Vanderbilt University Medical Center), A. D. Boenink (VUMC: Vanderbilt University Medical Center)+ 3 AuthorsB. F. P. Broekman (VUMC: Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
ABSTRACTPsychosocial and psychiatric problems are common in patients admitted to general hospitals, and can negatively influence course of somatic diseases. Hence, early identification and adequate management is important. The aim of this study is to investigate attitudes towards psychosocial and psychiatric problems by non-psychiatrist consultants in an academic hospital. Data were collected by anonymous, self- administered questionnaires which were provided to all consultants during morning re...
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Published on Apr 1, 2019
Graham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland),
Graham Mellsop4
Estimated H-index: 4
+ 0 AuthorsDavid B Menkes17
Estimated H-index: 17
A 2011 publication in World Psychiatry thoughtfully, but somewhat pessimistically, addressed the question of how schizophrenia might be prevented.1 A review of causal evidence2 a decade later offers little further hope. We hypothesise that an emergent increase in syndromal schizophrenia in New Zealand, particularly in Maori (descendants of the indigenous Polynesian population), may present opportunities for prevention. The concept and epidemiology of schizophrenia have generally recognised it as...
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Published on Jan 1, 2019in Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 5.00
Graham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland),
Rees Tapsell6
Estimated H-index: 6
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Published on Jan 1, 2019in Frontiers in Psychiatry 3.16
Shao-ling Zhong1
Estimated H-index: 1
(CSU: Central South University),
Xiao-Min Zhu4
Estimated H-index: 4
(CSU: Central South University)
+ 6 AuthorsXiaoping Wang15
Estimated H-index: 15
(CSU: Central South University)
Background: In western countries, imprisoned females are at high risk for suicide, but the risk in Chinese imprisoned females has not been well established. The aim of this study was to clarify the suicide risk and its correlates among imprisoned females in China. Methods: In this cross-sectional study subjects were recruited from the Female Prison of Hunan province, China. A standardized questionnaire was used to collect socio-demographic and criminological data. The Suicidality module of the M...
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Published on Jan 1, 2019in Psychiatry Research-neuroimaging 2.21
Jun Wang1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Nanjing Medical University),
Simei Zhang4
Estimated H-index: 4
(CSU: Central South University)
+ 5 AuthorsXiaoping Wang15
Estimated H-index: 15
(CSU: Central South University)
Abstract This study aimed to understand the demographic, clinical and criminological characteristics of Chinese homicide offenders with schizophrenia from a gender-based perspective. Information on all homicide offenders with schizophrenia who received forensic psychiatric assessment between 2010 and 2016 in Hunan Province, China, was systematically retrieved ( n = 669). Gender differences in the above characteristics were analyzed, and independent correlates of homicide were explored. The male ...
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Published on Jun 1, 2018in Australasian Psychiatry 0.94
Rees Tapsell6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Auckland),
Charlene Hallett1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Graham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
Objectives:To compare by ethnicity the rates of apparent new referrals and admissions to mental health services for selected major diagnostic groupings.Method:Using a Ministry of Health database covering all referrals and admissions to New Zealand’s Mental Health services in 2014 and who had not been patients in the preceding six years, population adjusted rates of presentation were calculated and compared across the two major New Zealand ethnic groupings.Results:Population corrected rates of ap...
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Published on Dec 1, 2016in Health & Justice
Graham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
Health and justice have to communicate whenever the question of legal responsibility is raised with respect to a person accused of a serious crime. Both recommendations and practices on expert report design and content vary widely. This paper briefly reviews the characteristics of 27 reports accepted as persuasive in contested New Zealand cases. Relative brevity, presenting the opinions within a court friendly structure, and emphasising the information available around the time of the events, as...
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Published on Sep 30, 2016
Sangeeta Dey2
Estimated H-index: 2
,
David B Menkes17
Estimated H-index: 17
+ 1 AuthorsGraham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
Published on Aug 1, 2016in Australasian Psychiatry 0.94
Sangeeta Dey2
Estimated H-index: 2
(University of Auckland),
David B Menkes17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
+ 2 AuthorsGraham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
Objectives:Antipsychotics are the cornerstone of schizophrenia management. There is substantial literature on their efficacy and optimal use. Doubts remain, however, regarding the translation of this knowledge into day-to-day practice. This study aimed to investigate antipsychotic prescribing in three New Zealand regions and its relationship to clinical guidelines and patient characteristics.Methods:We studied 451 patients discharged from inpatient units with a diagnosis of schizophrenia or a re...
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Published on Aug 1, 2016in Australasian Psychiatry 0.94
Sangeeta Dey2
Estimated H-index: 2
(University of Auckland),
David B Menkes17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
+ 2 AuthorsGraham Mellsop17
Estimated H-index: 17
(University of Auckland)
Objectives:Schizophrenia typically has a fluctuating course; rehospitalisation is common. We studied associations between discharge variables and subsequent two-year rehospitalisation rates.Method:Using a New Zealand national database, we obtained rehospitalisation rates and bed days for 451 patients with schizophrenia discharged from three inpatient facilities between July 2009 and December 2011.Results:Nearly half (44%) of the cohort were rehospitalised within two years. Patients over 50 were ...
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