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People living with psychotic illness in 2010: The second Australian national survey of psychosis
TLDR
An integrated approach to service provision is needed to ensure that people with psychotic illness face multiple challenges, in addition to their very considerable mental and physical health needs. Expand
Dietary composition in restoring reproductive and metabolic physiology in overweight women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
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Overweight women with polycystic ovary syndrome were randomized to a high protein or a low protein diet, and improvements in menstrual cyclicity, lipid profile, and insulin resistance were associated with greater decreases in insulin resistance and fasting insulin. Expand
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists clinical practice guidelines for the management of schizophrenia and related disorders
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This guideline takes a holistic approach, addressing all aspects of the care of people with schizophrenia and related disorders, not only correct diagnosis and symptom relief but also optimal recovery of social function, and uses a clinical staging model as a framework for recommendations regarding assessment, treatment and ongoing care. Expand
Weight loss results in significant improvement in pregnancy and ovulation rates in anovulatory obese women.
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Weight loss with a resultant improvement in ovulation, pregnancy outcome, self-esteem and endocrine parameters is the first therapeutic option for women who are infertile and overweight. Expand
Ghrelin and measures of satiety are altered in polycystic ovary syndrome but not differentially affected by diet composition.
TLDR
Appetite regulation, as measured by subjective short-term hunger and satiety and ghrelin homeostasis, may be impaired in PCOS. Expand
Cardiometabolic risk factors in people with psychotic disorders: The second Australian national survey of psychosis
TLDR
Australians living with psychosis have high rates of cardiometabolic risk factors, including obesity, smoking, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and sedentary lifestyle, and there are a number of obvious targets for prevention and treatment. Expand
Tobacco smoking among people living with a psychotic illness: The second Australian survey of psychosis
TLDR
The prevalence of tobacco smoking is high amongst people with a psychotic disorder, and is associated with adverse mental health symptoms as well as high rates of other substance use, poorer subjective physical health, and a higher risk of the many known health consequences of smoking. Expand
Antenatal Psychosocial Risk Factors and Depression Among Women Living in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Suburbs in Adelaide, South Australia
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The findings suggest that women birthing at the LMHS are a very vulnerable group and violence was the strongest predictor of antenatal depression and may be under recognized. Expand
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