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Solmi M; Estradé A; Thompson T; Agorastos A; Radua J; Cortese S; Dragioti E; Leisch F; Vancampfort D; Thygesen LC; Aschauer H; Schloegelhofer M; Akimova E; Schneeberger A; Huber CG; Hasler G; Conus P; Cuénod KQD; von Känel R; Arrondo G; Fusar-Poli P; Gorwood P; Llorca PM; Krebs MO; Scanferla E; Kishimoto T; Rabbani G; Skonieczna-Żydecka K; Brambilla P; Favaro A; Takamiya A; Zoccante L; Colizzi M; Bourgin J; Kamiński K; Moghadasin M; Seedat S; Matthews E; Wells J; Vassilopoulou E; Gadelha A; Su KP; Kwon JS; Kim M; Lee TY; Papsuev O; Manková D; Boscutti A; Gerunda C; Saccon D; Righi E; Monaco F; Croatto G; Cereda G; Demurtas J; Brondino N; Veronese N; Enrico P; Politi P; Ciappolino V; Pfennig A; Bechdolf A; Meyer-Lindenberg A; Kahl KG; Domschke K; Bauer M; Koutsouleris N; Winter S; Borgwardt S; Bitter I; Balazs J; Czobor P; Unoka Z; Mavridis D; Tsamakis K; Bozikas VP; Tunvirachaisakul C; Maes M; Rungnirundorn T; Supasitthumrong T; Haque A; Brunoni AR; Costardi CG; Schuch FB; Polanczyk G; Luiz JM; Fonseca L; Aparicio LV; Valvassori SS; Nordentoft M; Vendsborg P; Hoffmann SH; Sehli J; Sartorius N; Heuss S; Guinart D; Hamilton J; Kane J; Rubio J; Sand M, 2022, 'Physical and mental health impact of COVID-19 on children, adolescents, and their families: The Collaborative Outcomes study on Health and Functioning during Infection Times - Children and Adolescents (COH-FIT-C&A)', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 299, pp. 367 - 376, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2021.09.090

Solmi M; Estradé A; Thompson T; Agorastos A; Radua J; Cortese S; Dragioti E; Leisch F; Vancampfort D; Thygesen LC; Aschauer H; Schloegelhofer M; Akimova E; Schneeberger A; Huber CG; Hasler G; Conus P; Cuénod KQD; von Känel R; Arrondo G; Fusar-Poli P; Gorwood P; Llorca PM; Krebs MO; Scanferla E; Kishimoto T; Rabbani G; Skonieczna-Żydecka K; Brambilla P; Favaro A; Takamiya A; Zoccante L; Colizzi M; Bourgin J; Kamiński K; Moghadasin M; Seedat S; Matthews E; Wells J; Vassilopoulou E; Gadelha A; Su KP; Kwon JS; Kim M; Lee TY; Papsuev O; Manková D; Boscutti A; Gerunda C; Saccon D; Righi E; Monaco F; Croatto G; Cereda G; Demurtas J; Brondino N; Veronese N; Enrico P; Politi P; Ciappolino V; Pfennig A; Bechdolf A; Meyer-Lindenberg A; Kahl KG; Domschke K; Bauer M; Koutsouleris N; Winter S; Borgwardt S; Bitter I; Balazs J; Czobor P; Unoka Z; Mavridis D; Tsamakis K; Bozikas VP; Tunvirachaisakul C; Maes M; Rungnirundorn T; Supasitthumrong T; Haque A; Brunoni AR; Costardi CG; Schuch FB; Polanczyk G; Luiz JM; Fonseca L; Aparicio LV; Valvassori SS; Nordentoft M; Vendsborg P; Hoffmann SH; Sehli J; Sartorius N; Heuss S; Guinart D; Hamilton J; Kane J; Rubio J; Sand M, 2022, 'The collaborative outcomes study on health and functioning during infection times in adults (COH-FIT-Adults): Design and methods of an international online survey targeting physical and mental health effects of the COVID-19 pandemic', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 299, pp. 393 - 407, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2021.07.048

Samaras K; Shiers D; Chen R; Holt RIG; Curtis J, 2022, 'Editorial: Keeping the Body in Mind: Scientific Effort in Advocating the Best Outcomes for People Living With Severe Mental Illness', Frontiers in Endocrinology, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fendo.2021.831933

O'Dea D; Curtis J; Scully A; Lappin J, 2022, 'A pilot study of a mindfulness informed yoga intervention in young people with psychosis', Early Intervention in Psychiatry, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.13264

Fibbins H; Edwards L; Morell R; Lederman O; Ward P; Curtis J, 2021, 'Implementing an Exercise Physiology Clinic for Consumers Within a Community Mental Health Service: A Real-World Evaluation', Frontiers in Psychiatry, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.791125

Griffen K; Lederman O; Morell R; Fibbins H; Curtis J; Ward P; Teasdale S, 2021, 'Confidence levels of exercise physiology and dietetic students’ pre- and post-practicum within mental health facilities', Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice, vol. 16, pp. 433 - 441, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JMHTEP-12-2020-0086

Chew-Graham CA; Gilbody S; Curtis J; Holt RIG; Taylor AK; Shiers D, 2021, 'Analysis Still 'being bothered about Billy': Managing the physical health of people with severe mental illness', British Journal of General Practice, vol. 71, pp. 373 - 376, http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp21X716741

Rossimel E; Teasdale SB; Poole J; Fibbins H; Curtis J; Watkins A; Rosenbaum S; Ward PB, 2021, 'Keeping our staff in mind: Dietary results of a lifestyle intervention targeting mental health staff', Health Promotion Journal of Australia, vol. 32, pp. 451 - 457, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpja.377

Yang R; Curtis J; Jensen C; Levy P; Chown K; Lappin JM, 2021, 'Detection and intervention in emerging youth mental health issues: Outcomes from the first year of the CASPAR service', Early Intervention in Psychiatry, vol. 15, pp. 167 - 173, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.12956

Sara G; Chen W; Large M; Ramanuj P; Curtis J; McMillan F; Mulder CL; Currow D; Burgess P, 2021, 'Potentially preventable hospitalisations for physical health conditions in community mental health service users: A population-wide linkage study', Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S204579602100007X

Scott JG; McKeon G; Malacova E; Curtis J; Burgher B; Macmillan I; Thompson A; Parker SD, 2021, 'Quality prescribing in early psychosis: key pharmacotherapy principles', Australasian Psychiatry, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/10398562211054656

Cvejic RC; Srasuebkul P; Walker AR; Reppermund S; Lappin JM; Curtis J; Samaras K; Dean K; Ward P; Trollor JN, 2021, 'The health service contact patterns of people with psychotic and non-psychotic forms of severe mental illness in New South Wales, Australia: A record-linkage study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, pp. 48674211031483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/00048674211031483

Rosenbaum S; Ward PB; Baldeo R; Fibbins H; Jarman R; Lederman O; Perram A; Poole J; Rossimel E; Smith G; Teasdale S; Wade T; Watkins A; White A; Pearce D; Curtis J, 2020, 'Changing health workforce attitudes to promote improved physical health in mental health service users: Keeping our Staff in Mind (KoSiM)', Health Promotion Journal of Australia, vol. 31, pp. 447 - 455, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpja.320

Lederman O; Ward PB; Rosenbaum S; Maloney C; Watkins A; Teasdale S; Morell R; Curtis J, 2020, 'Stepping up early treatment for help-seeking youth with at-risk mental states: Feasibility and acceptability of a real-world exercise program', Early Intervention in Psychiatry, vol. 14, pp. 450 - 462, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.12871

Fibbins H; Ward PB; Curtis J; Watkins A; Lederman O; Morell R; Rosenbaum S, 2020, 'Effectiveness of a brief lifestyle intervention targeting mental health staff: Analysis of physical fitness and activity in the Keeping Our Staff in Mind study', BMJ Open Sport and Exercise Medicine, vol. 6, pp. e000761, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjsem-2020-000761

Teasdale SB; Burrows TL; Hayes T; Hsia CY; Watkins A; Curtis J; Ward PB, 2020, 'Dietary intake, food addiction and nutrition knowledge in young people with mental illness', Nutrition and Dietetics, vol. 77, pp. 315 - 322, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1747-0080.12550

Watkins A; Denney-Wilson E; Curtis J; Teasdale S; Rosenbaum S; Ward PB; Stein-Parbury J, 2020, 'Keeping the body in mind: A qualitative analysis of the experiences of people experiencing first-episode psychosis participating in a lifestyle intervention programme', International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, vol. 29, pp. 278 - 289, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/inm.12683

Lappin JM; Thomas D; Curtis J; Blowfield S; Gatsi M; Marr G; Courtney R, 2020, 'Targeted intervention to reduce smoking among people with severe mental illness: Implementation of a smoking cessation intervention in an inpatient mental health setting', Medicina (Lithuania), vol. 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/medicina56040204

Teasdale SB; Morell R; Lappin JM; Curtis J; Watkins A; Ward PB, 2020, 'Prevalence and correlates of food insecurity in community-based individuals with severe mental illness receiving long-acting injectable antipsychotic treatment', British Journal of Nutrition, vol. 124, pp. 470 - 477, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007114520001191

Morell R; Curtis J; Watkins A; Poole J; Fibbins H; Rossimel E; Gerrard M; White A; Teasdale S; Ward PB; Lappin J, 2019, 'Cardio-metabolic risk in individuals prescribed long-acting injectable antipsychotic medication', Psychiatry Research, vol. 281, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2019.112606

Happell B; Platania-Phung C; Watkins A; Scholz B; Curtis J; Goss J; Niyonsenga T; Stanton R, 2019, 'Developing an Evidence-Based Specialist Nursing Role to Improve the Physical Health Care of People with Mental Illness', Issues in Mental Health Nursing, vol. 40, pp. 832 - 838, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01612840.2019.1584655

Firth J; Siddiqi N; Koyanagi A; Siskind D; Rosenbaum S; Galletly C; Allan S; Caneo C; Carney R; Carvalho AF; Chatterton ML; Correll CU; Curtis J; Gaughran F; Heald A; Hoare E; Jackson SE; Kisely S; Lovell K; Maj M; McGorry PD; Mihalopoulos C; Myles H; O'Donoghue B; Pillinger T; Sarris J; Schuch FB; Shiers D; Smith L; Solmi M; Suetani S; Taylor J; Teasdale SB; Thornicroft G; Torous J; Usherwood T; Vancampfort D; Veronese N; Ward PB; Yung AR; Killackey E; Stubbs B, 2019, 'The Lancet Psychiatry Commission: a blueprint for protecting physical health in people with mental illness', The Lancet Psychiatry, vol. 6, pp. 675 - 712, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30132-4

Poon AWC; Curtis J; Howard A; Ward PB; Lappin JM, 2019, 'Health of Carers of Young People with Early Psychosis: A Biopsychosocial Approach', Australian Social Work, vol. 72, pp. 260 - 273, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0312407X.2018.1530269

Teasdale SB; Curtis J; Ward PB; Watkins A; Lederman O; Rosenbaum S; Kalucy M; Lappin J; Samaras K, 2019, 'The effectiveness of the Keeping the Body in Mind Xtend pilot lifestyle program on dietary intake in first-episode psychosis: Two-year outcomes', Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, vol. 13, pp. 214 - 216, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orcp.2019.02.003

Swaraj S; Wang M; Chung D; Curtis J; Firth J; Ramanuj PP; Sara G; Large M, 2019, 'Meta-analysis of natural, unnatural and cause-specific mortality rates following discharge from in-patient psychiatric facilities', Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, vol. 140, pp. 244 - 264, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acps.13073

Teasdale SB; Ward PB; Jarman R; Wade T; Rossimel E; Curtis J; Lappin J; Watkins A; Samaras K, 2018, 'Is Obesity in Young People With Psychosis a Foregone Conclusion? Markedly Excessive Energy Intake Is Evident Soon After Antipsychotic Initiation', FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00725

Curtis J; Zhang C; McGuigan B; Pavel-Wood E; Morell R; Ward PB; Watkins A; Lappin J, 2018, 'y-QUIT: Smoking Prevalence, Engagement, and Effectiveness of an Individualized Smoking Cessation Intervention in Youth With Severe Mental Illness', Frontiers in Psychiatry, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00683

Firth J; Rosenbaum S; Ward PB; Curtis J; Teasdale SB; Yung AR; Sarris J, 2018, 'Adjunctive nutrients in first-episode psychosis: A systematic review of efficacy, tolerability and neurobiological mechanisms', Early Intervention in Psychiatry, vol. 12, pp. 774 - 783, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.12544

Happell B; Curtis J; Banfield M; Goss J; Niyonsenga T; Watkins A; Platania-Phung C; Moon L; Batterham P; Scholz B; Prescott V; Stanton R, 2018, 'Improving the cardiometabolic health of people with psychosis: A protocol for a randomised controlled trial of the Physical Health Nurse Consultant service', Contemporary Clinical Trials, vol. 73, pp. 75 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2018.09.001

Boydell KM; Ball J; Curtis J; De Jager A; Kalucy M; Lappin J; Rosenbaum S; Tewson A; Vaughan P; Ward PB; Watkins A, 2018, 'A Novel Landscape for Understanding Physical and Mental Health: Body Mapping Research with Youth Experiencing Psychosis', Art/Research International: A Transdisciplinary Journal, vol. 3, pp. 236 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.18432/ari29337

Lappin JM; Wijaya M; Watkins A; Morell R; Teasdale S; Lederman O; Rosenbaum S; Dick S; Ward P; Curtis J, 2018, 'Cardio-metabolic risk and its management in a cohort of clozapine-treated outpatients', Schizophrenia Research, vol. 199, pp. 367 - 373, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2018.02.035

Curtis J; Watkins A; Teasdale S; Lederman O; Kalucy M; Lappin J; Samaras K; Rosenbaum S; Ward PB, 2018, '2-year follow-up: Still keeping the body in mind', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 52, pp. 602 - 603, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867417753553

Fibbins H; Ward PB; Watkins A; Curtis J; Rosenbaum S, 2018, 'Improving the health of mental health staff through exercise interventions: a systematic review', Journal of Mental Health, vol. 27, pp. 184 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09638237.2018.1437614

Poon AWC; Curtis J; Ward P; Loneragan C; Lappin J, 2018, 'Physical and psychological health of carers of young people with first episode psychosis', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 26, pp. 184 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856217748250

Lederman O; Rosenbaum S; Maloney C; Curtis J; Ward PB, 2017, 'Modifiable cardiometabolic risk factors in youth with at-risk mental states: A cross-sectional pilot study', Psychiatry Research, vol. 257, pp. 424 - 430, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2017.08.034

Ward PB; Firth J; Rosenbaum S; Samaras K; Stubbs B; Curtis J, 2017, 'Lifestyle interventions to reduce premature mortality in schizophrenia', The Lancet Psychiatry, vol. 4, pp. e14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30235-3

Atkinson RJ; Fulham WR; Michie PT; Ward PB; Todd J; Stain H; Langdon R; Thienel R; Paulik G; Cooper G; Anthes L; Bowen D; Case V; Clark S; Collins-Langworthy J; Curtis J; Ehlkes T; Haddow T; Lawrence C; Logan S; Loneragan C; Loughland C; Mathersul D; O'Donnell M; Paine K; Sharp T; Scott R; Sculley A; Seal M; Thompson P; Tooney M; Tooney P; Treen L; Whitton A; Rasser P; Carr V; Weickert TW; Schall U, 2017, 'Electrophysiological, cognitive and clinical profiles of at-risk mental state: The longitudinal minds in transition (MinT) study', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0171657

Jensen C; Curtis J; Lappin J, 2016, 'Acute tranquilisation in young people with first-episode psychosis: Let's start low, go slow', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 50, pp. 1204 - 1205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867416659364

Perkes IE; Curtis J; McGrath JJ, 2016, 'Don't ignore the skeleton in the psychiatric closet', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 50, pp. 1106 - 1107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867416667826

Teasdale SB; Rosenbaum S; Watkins A; Curtis J; Kalucy M; Samaras K; Ward PB, 2016, 'Preventing antipsychotic-induced weight gain in first-episode psychosis: Transitioning dietitians into routine care', Nutrition and Dietetics, vol. 73, pp. 303 - 304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1747-0080.12211

Teasdale SB; Ward PB; Rosenbaum S; Watkins A; Curtis J; Kalucy M; Samaras K, 2016, 'A nutrition intervention is effective in improving dietary components linked to cardiometabolic risk in youth with first-episode psychosis', British Journal of Nutrition, vol. 115, pp. 1987 - 1993, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007114516001033

Suetani S; Rosenbaum S; Scott JG; Curtis J; Ward PB, 2016, 'Bridging the gap: What have we done and what more can we do to reduce the burden of avoidable death in people with psychotic illness?', Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, vol. 25, pp. 205 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S2045796015001043

Curtis J; Watkins A; Rosenbaum S; Teasdale S; Kalucy M; Samaras K; Ward PB, 2016, 'Evaluating an individualized lifestyle and life skills intervention to prevent antipsychotic-induced weight gain in first-episode psychosis', Early Intervention in Psychiatry, vol. 10, pp. 267 - 276, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eip.12230

Rosenbaum S; Watkins A; Ward PB; Pearce D; Fitzpatrick K; Curtis J, 2016, 'Psychiatry HeAL thyself!', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 50, pp. 600, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867415620023

Samaras K; Correll CU; Curtis J, 2016, 'Premature mortality and schizophrenia - The need to heal right from the start', JAMA Psychiatry, vol. 73, pp. 535 - 536, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.3432

Rosenbaum S; Watkins A; Ward PB; Pearce D; Fitzpatrick K; Curtis J, 2016, 'Psychiatry heal thyself: a lifestyle intervention targeting mental health staff to enhance uptake of lifestyle interventions for people prescribed antipsychotic medication', EUROPEAN PSYCHIATRY, vol. 33, pp. S619 - S619, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpsy.2016.01.2314

Rosenbaum S; Tiedemann A; Stanton R; Parker A; Waterreus A; Curtis J; Ward PB, 2016, 'Implementing evidence-based physical activity interventions for people with mental illness: An Australian perspective', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 24, pp. 49 - 54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856215590252

Trollor J; Salomon C; Curtis J; Watkins A; Rosenbaum S; Samaras K; Ward PB, 2016, 'Positive cardiometabolic health for adults with intellectual disability: An early intervention framework', Australian Journal of Primary Health, vol. 22, pp. 288 - 293, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY15130

Ferrara M; Mungai F; Miselli M; Shiers D; Curtis J; Starace F, 2016, 'Strategies to implement physical health monitoring in people affected by severe mental Illness: A literature review and introduction to the Italian adaptation of the positive cardiometabolic health algorithm', Journal of Psychopathology, vol. 21, pp. 269 - 280

Rosenbaum S; Tiedemann A; Ward PB; Curtis J; Sherrington C, 2015, 'Physical activity interventions: An essential component in recovery from mental illness', British Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 49, pp. 1544 - 1545, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2014-094314


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