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The quantification of drug caused morbidity and mortality in mortality in Australia, 1995
The quantification of mortality resulting from the regular use of illicit opiates.
UNLABELLED AIMS/DESIGN: Estimates of mortality associated with illicit opiate use provide useful information to those directing and monitoring local, national and international policies and… Expand
Smoking is associated with reduced cortical regional gray matter density in brain regions associated with incipient Alzheimer disease.
- O. Almeida, G. Garrido, N. Lautenschlager, G. Hulse, K. Jamrozik, L. Flicker
- Psychology, Medicine
- The American journal of geriatric psychiatry…
OBJECTIVES The results of observational studies suggest that smoking increases the risk of Alzheimer disease (AD). The authors designed this study to determine if older people who smoke have… Expand
Validity and Psychometric Properties of the General Health Questionnaire-12 in Young Australian Adolescents
- R. Tait, D. French, G. Hulse
- Psychology, Medicine
- The Australian and New Zealand journal of…
- 1 June 2003
Background: The General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) is a measure of current mental wellbeing that has been extensively validated with adults. The instrument has also been used with adolescents.… Expand
Benzodiazepine dependence and its treatment with low dose flumazenil
- S. Hood, A. Norman, D. Hince, J. Melichar, G. Hulse
- British journal of clinical pharmacology
- 1 February 2014
Globally benzodiazepines remain one of the most prescribed medication groups, especially in the primary care setting. With such high levels of prescribing it is not surprising that benzodiazepine… Expand
Smoking as a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease: contrasting evidence from a systematic review of case-control and cohort studies.
AIMS To investigate the risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD) associated with smoking. DESIGN Meta-analyses of case-control and cohort studies. DATA SOURCE Index Medicus-Medline (1966-April 2000) and… Expand
Suicide and attempted suicide among older adults in Western Australia.
BACKGROUND Suicide rates are high in later life. Risk factors include male sex and depressive illness. This study investigated the relationship between suicidal behaviour and contact with mental… Expand
Six-month outcomes associated with a brief alcohol intervention for adult in-patients with psychiatric disorders.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the 6-month outcomes of a brief intervention to reduce alcohol consumption by psychiatric in-patients in the general hospital setting and following… Expand
The role of flumazenil in the treatment of benzodiazepine dependence: physiological and psychological profiles
Abstract Two-related studies are presented here, detailing our early experience with benzodiazepine-dependent patients treated with a four-day flumazenil infusion using a novel delivery technique.… Expand
Effectiveness of a smoking cessation intervention in older adults.
AIMS To: (a) identify characteristics of older smokers considering cessation of smoking; (b) evaluate a cessation intervention plus access to nicotine replacement therapy (NRT); (c) identify… Expand