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Mental Health: MHU 2019 issue 3 (22 March 2019)

Guide to library resources for staff of St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne with an interest in mental health, psychiatry and psychology

Mental Health Update - Issue 3 of 2019 (22 March 2019)

Welcome to Mental Health Update – a current awareness e-bulletin for staff and students of St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne who are interested in any aspect of mental health. Articles marked with an asterisk* require an SVHM login for offsite access. Staff may request an Endnote library of citations.

Readers from other organisations are welcome, but please note that links marked with an asterisk* may not work for you, and this library can only supply subscription based full text resources to SVHM staff and students.

If you would like to provide feedback or be notified of new issues please email - enjoy!

Publications by staff of St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne

     Congratulations to our very own authors for a job well done! 

  • Peer support work in public mental health: Don't see me as my diagnosis and I won't think of you as a clinician. Le Roux J, Clarke K. In Hear the Whisper, Not the Roar: Contemporary TheMHS in Mental Health Services, Adelaide Conference Proceedings: 2018; Adelaide, Australia. Read paper
  • Working towards least restrictive environments in acute mental health wards in the context of locked door policy and practice. Fletcher J, Hamilton B, Kinner S, Sutherland G, King K, Tellez JJ, Harvey C, Brophy L. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 2019, 28(2):538-550 Read article*
  • Quality indicators of psychotropic prescribing to people with dementia in aged psychiatry inpatient units. O'Connor DW, D'Cunha C, Clifton T, Huppert D, Lowy H, Macfarlane S, Moss F, Plakiotis C, Singh D, Tsanglis M, Hoeve JT, White E. Aging & Mental Health, 2018, 22(11):1432-1437 Read article*
  • Protocol for a prospective, longitudinal mixed-methods case study: Supporting a model of care for healthier adolescents (the MOCHA study). Hayes C, Palmer VJ, Simmons M, Hamilton B, Simons C, Hopwood M. BMJ Open, 2019, 9(2):e025098 Read article
  • Methamphetamine use in patients presenting to emergency departments and psychiatric inpatient facilities: What are the service implications? Unadkat A, Subasinghe S, Harvey RJ, Castle DJ. Australasian Psychiatry, 2019, 27(1):14-17 Read article*
  • What nonpharmacological therapeutic interventions are provided to adolescents admitted to general mental health inpatient units? A descriptive review. Hayes C, Palmer V, Hamilton B, Simons C, Hopwood M. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 2019 Read article*
  • A polygenic risk score derived from episodic memory weighted genetic variants is associated with cognitive decline in preclinical alzheimer’s disease. Porter T, Burnham SC, Savage G, Lim YY, Maruff P, Milicic L, Peretti M, Ames D, Masters CL, Martins RN, Rainey-Smith S, Rowe CC, Salvado O, Taddei K, Groth D, Verdile G, Villemagne VL, Laws SM. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 2018, 10(423) Read article
  • Anxiety and depression in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis and comparison of change from baseline after treatment with guselkumab vs. Adalimumab: Results from the phase 3 voyage 2 study. Gordon KB, Armstrong AW, Han C, Foley P, Song M, Wasfi Y, You Y, Shen Y-K, Reich K. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, 2018, 32(11):1940-1949 Read abstract
  • Hospital psychiatry: Is it adequately funded to meet rising patient demand? Allison S, Bastiampillai T, Castle D. Australasian Psychiatry, 2019, 27(1):5-6 Read article*
  • Do schizotypy dimensions reflect the symptoms of schizophrenia? Thomas EHX, Rossell SL, Tan EJ, Neill E, Van Rheenen TE, Carruthers SP, Sumner PJ, Louise S, Bozaoglu K, Gurvich C. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, 53(3):236-247 Read article*
  • The questionnaire for psychotic experiences: An examination of the validity and reliability. Thomas N, Toh WL, Rossell SL, Schutte MJL, Sommer IEC, van Dellen E, Heringa SM, Linszen MMJ, Strauss C, Teunisse R, Slotema CW. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 2019, 45(Supplement_1):S78-S87 Read article

Featured journal articles and online resources

Aged psychiatry

  • Outcome of neuropsychiatric symptoms and daily functioning of patients with dementia treated on an acute psychogeriatric ward. Pitkänen A, Alanen H-M, Kampman O et al. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, 72(7):521-525 Read article*


  • Impact of Australia’s ‘better access’ scheme on population mental health: Response to commentaries. Jorm AF. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2019, 53(3):184-186 Read article*


  • Self-reported treatment adherence among psychiatric in- and outpatients. Karpov B, Joffe G, Aaltonen K et al. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, 72(7):526-533 Read article*


  • “Saying sorry”: Some strategies for effective apology within the workplace. Cleary M, Lees D, Lopez V. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 2018, 39(11):980-982 Read article*


  • Treatment-resistant depressive disorders: The when, how and what of augmentation therapy. Bassett D, Parker G, Hamilton A et al. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2019, 53(3):187-189 Read article*
  • Characteristics and quality of clinical practice guidelines for depression in adults: A scoping review. Zafra-Tanaka JH, Goicochea-Lugo S, Villarreal-Zegarra D et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):76 Read article

Dual diagnosis

  • A review of integrated care for concurrent disorders: Cost effectiveness and clinical outcomes. Karapareddy V. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 2019:1-11 Read article*


  • An incredible hoax that damages legitimate scholarship regarding social justice issues. Thomas SP. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 2018, 39(11):913-914 Read article*
  • Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in patients suffering from psychiatric disorders: A cross-sectional study exploring the experiences of Dutch psychiatrists. Evenblij K, Pasman HRW, Pronk R et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):74 Read article

Flying phobia

  • Efficacy of an internet-based exposure treatment for flying phobia (no-fear airlines) with and without therapist guidance: A randomized controlled trial. Campos D, Bretón-López J, Botella C et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):86 Read article


  • Harms to consumers of inpatient psychiatric facilities in the United States: An analysis of news articles. Shields MC, Reneau H, Albert SM et al. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 2018, 39(9):757-763 Read article*


  • Clinical and metabolic response to vitamin D plus probiotic in schizophrenia patients. Ghaderi A, Banafshe HR, Mirhosseini N et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):77 Read article

Peer work

  • Creating the conditions for successful integration of peer support specialists into research studies. Hendrix-Brown RM, Bourdeau GR. Psychiatric Services, 2019 Read article
  • Understanding the role of allies in systemic consumer empowerment: A literature review. Scholz B, Roper C, Juntanamalaga P et al. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 2019:1-8 Read article*


  • Recovery, peer support and confrontation in services for people with mental illness and/or substance use disorder. Corrigan PW, Larson JE, Smelson D et al. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 2019, 214(3):130-132 Read article*
  • The IHOPE-20 study: Relationships between and prospective predictors of remission, clinical recovery, personal recovery and resilience 20 years on from a first episode psychosis. O’Keeffe D, Hannigan A, Doyle R et al. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2019 Read article*
  • Illness management and recovery: One-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial in Danish community mental health centers: Long-term effects on clinical and personal recovery. Jensen SB, Dalum HS, Korsbek L et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):65 Read article

Residential rehabilitation

  • A systematic review of service models and evidence relating to the clinically operated community-based residential mental health rehabilitation for adults with severe and persisting mental illness in Australia. Parker S, Hopkins G, Siskind D et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):55 Read article

Shared decision making

  • Why and how family caregivers should participate in shared decision making in mental health. Hamann J, Heres S. Psychiatric Services, 2019 Read article*

Staff wellbeing

  • Exposure to traumatic events and the experience of burnout, compassion fatigue and compassion satisfaction among prison mental health staff: An exploratory survey. Bell S, Hopkin G, Forrester A. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 2019:1-6 Read article*
  • Optimising the treatment of doctors with mental illness. Forbes MP, Jenkins K, Myers MF. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, 53(2):106-108 Read article*
  • The impact of the Paris terrorist attacks on the mental health of resident physicians. Gregory J, de Lepinau J, de Buyer A et al. BMC Psychiatry, 2019, 19(1):79 Read article
  • Supporting providers after drug overdose death. Yule AM, Levin FR. American Journal of Psychiatry, 2019, 176(3):173-178 Read article*


Transcranial magnetic stimulation

  • Trajectories of response to dorsolateral prefrontal RTMS in major depression: A three-D study. Kaster TS, Downar J, Vila-Rodriguez F et al. American Journal of Psychiatry, 2019 Read article*
  • Remission rate of transcranial magnetic stimulation compared with electroconvulsive therapy: A case-control study. Svensson AF, Khaldi M, Engström I et al. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, 72(7):471-476 Read article

Helen Wilding

Helen Wilding, Senior Research Librarian

Carl de Gruchy Library, St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne

Literature Searching, Systematic Reviews, Mental Health liaison 
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