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Nikolin S; Alonzo A; Martin D; Gálvez V; Buten S; Taylor R; Goldstein J; Oxley C; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Loo CK, 2020, 'Transcranial random noise stimulation for the acute treatment of depression: A randomized controlled trial', International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 23, pp. 146 - 156, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ijnp/pyz072

Moffa AH; Martin D; Alonzo A; Bennabi D; Blumberger DM; Benseñor IM; Daskalakis Z; Fregni F; Haffen E; Lisanby SH; Padberg F; Palm U; Razza LB; Sampaio-Jr B; Loo C; Brunoni AR, 2020, 'Efficacy and acceptability of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for major depressive disorder: An individual patient data meta-analysis', Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, vol. 99, pp. 109836, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2019.109836

Short B; Dong V; Gálvez V; Vulovic V; Martin D; Bayes AJ; Zarate CA; Murrough JW; McLoughlin DM; Riva-Posse P; Schoevers R; Fraguas R; Glue P; Fam J; McShane R; Loo CK, 2020, 'Development of the Ketamine Side Effect Tool (KSET)', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 266, pp. 615 - 620, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.120

Tor PC; Tan FJS; Martin D; Loo C, 2020, 'Outcomes in patients with and without capacity in electroconvulsive therapy', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 266, pp. 151 - 157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.150

Parker G; Loo C, 2020, 'Temporal effects of bitemporal electroconvulsive therapy', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 54, pp. 433 - 434, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419889408

Taylor R; Wark H; Leyden J; Simpson B; McGoldrick J; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Han HK; Nikolin S; Martin D; Loo C, 2020, 'Effects of the Anaesthetic-ECT time interval and ventilation rate on seizure quality in electroconvulsive therapy: A prospective randomised trial', Brain Stimulation, vol. 13, pp. 450 - 456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2019.12.012

Correia-Melo FS; Leal GC; Vieira F; Jesus-Nunes AP; Mello RP; Magnavita G; Caliman-Fontes AT; Echegaray MVF; Bandeira ID; Silva SS; Cavalcanti DE; Araújo-de-Freitas L; Sarin LM; Tuena MA; Nakahira C; Sampaio AS; Del-Porto JA; Turecki G; Loo C; Lacerda ALT; Quarantini LC, 2020, 'Efficacy and safety of adjunctive therapy using esketamine or racemic ketamine for adult treatment-resistant depression: A randomized, double-blind, non-inferiority study', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 264, pp. 527 - 534, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2019.11.086

McClintock SM; Martin DM; Lisanby SH; Alonzo A; McDonald WM; Aaronson ST; Husain MM; O'Reardon JP; Weickert CS; Mohan A; Loo CK, 2020, 'Neurocognitive effects of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in unipolar and bipolar depression: Findings from an international randomized controlled trial', Depression and Anxiety, vol. 37, pp. 261 - 272, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22988

Wallace D; Hazell L; Loo C, 2020, 'Transcranial magnetic stimulation and photopsiae', Brain Stimulation, vol. 13, pp. 487 - 488, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2019.12.021

Tor PC; Bin Abdin E; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Loo C, 2020, 'Relief of expressed suicidality in schizophrenia after electroconvulsive therapy: A naturalistic cohort study', Psychiatry Research, vol. 284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.112759

Witt K; Potts J; Hubers A; Grunebaum MF; Murrough JW; Loo C; Cipriani A; Hawton K, 2020, 'Ketamine for suicidal ideation in adults with psychiatric disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis of treatment trials', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 54, pp. 29 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419883341

Nikolin S; Alonzo A; Martin D; Gálvez V; Buten S; Taylor R; Goldstein J; Oxley C; Moffa AH; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Loo C, 2020, 'Transcranial Random Noise Stimulation for the Acute Treatment of Depression: A Randomized Controlled Trial', Biological Psychiatry, vol. 87, pp. S455 - S456, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2020.02.1160

Bayes A; Dong V; Loo C, 2019, 'Considerations for use of ketamine to treat depression in Australia and New Zealand', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 53, pp. 1117 - 1120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419866510

Bikson M; Esmaeilpour Z; Adair D; Kronberg G; Tyler WJ; Antal A; Datta A; Sabel BA; Nitsche MA; Loo C; Edwards D; Ekhtiari H; Knotkova H; Woods AJ; Hampstead BM; Badran BW; Peterchev AV, 2019, 'Transcranial electrical stimulation nomenclature', Brain Stimulation, vol. 12, pp. 1349 - 1366, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2019.07.010

Gan T; Nikolin S; Loo CK; Martin DM, 2019, 'Effects of High-Definition Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation and Theta Burst Stimulation for Modulating the Posterior Parietal Cortex', Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, vol. 25, pp. 972 - 984, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1355617719000766

Weickert TW; Salimuddin H; Lenroot RK; Bruggemann J; Loo C; Vercammen A; Kindler J; Weickert CS, 2019, 'Preliminary findings of four-week, task-based anodal prefrontal cortex transcranial direct current stimulation transferring to other cognitive improvements in schizophrenia', Psychiatry Research, vol. 280, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2019.112487

Martin DM; Mohan A; Alonzo A; Gates N; Gbadeyan O; Meinzer M; Sachdev P; Brodaty H; Loo C, 2019, 'A Pilot Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial of Cognitive Training Combined with Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation for Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment', Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, vol. 71, pp. 503 - 512, http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/jad-190306

Bai S; Martin D; Guo T; Dokos S; Loo C, 2019, 'Computational comparison of conventional and novel electroconvulsive therapy electrode placements for the treatment of depression', European Psychiatry, vol. 60, pp. 71 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpsy.2019.05.006

Nikolin S; Martin D; Loo C; Iacoviello B; Boonstra T, 2019, 'Assessing neurophysiological changes associated with combined transcranial direct current stimulation and cognitive emotional training for treatment-resistant depression', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/688317

Weiss A; Hussain S; Ng B; Sarma S; Tiller J; Waite S; Loo C, 2019, 'Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists professional practice guidelines for the administration of electroconvulsive therapy', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 53, pp. 609 - 623, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419839139

Nikolin S; D'Souza O; Vulovic V; Alonzo A; Chand N; Dong V; Martin D; Loo C, 2019, 'Comparison of site localization techniques for brain stimulation', Journal of ECT, vol. 35, pp. 127 - 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000537

Alonzo A; Fong J; Ball N; Martin D; Chand N; Loo C, 2019, 'Pilot trial of home-administered transcranial direct current stimulation for the treatment of depression', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 252, pp. 475 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2019.04.041

Taylor R; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Nikolin S; Bull M; Wark H; Leyden J; Harper S; Martin D; Galvez V; Loo C, 2019, 'The anaesthetic-ECT time interval with thiopentone—Impact on seizure quality', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 252, pp. 135 - 140, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2019.04.027

Wong VKH; Tor PC; Martin DM; Mok YM; Loo C, 2019, 'Effectiveness and Cognitive Changes with Ultrabrief Right Unilateral and Other Forms of Electroconvulsive Therapy in the Treatment of Mania', Journal of ECT, vol. 35, pp. 40 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000519

Gálvez Ortiz V; Glue P; Somogyi AA; Martin D; Alonzo A; Rodgers A; Mitchell PB; Li A; Huggins C; Loo CK, 2019, 'A reply to comments by Lee and colleagues on: Repeated intranasal ketamine for treatment resistant depression – the way to go? Results from a pilot randomised controlled trial', Journal of Psychopharmacology, vol. 33, pp. 260 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269881118822147

Nikolin S; Lauf S; Loo CK; Martin D, 2019, 'Effects of high-definition transcranial direct current stimulation (HD-tDCS) of the intraparietal sulcus and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex on working memory and divided attention', Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, vol. 12, pp. 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnint.2018.00064

Tor PC; Gálvez V; Ang A; Fam J; Chan HN; Tan SN; Loo CK, 2019, 'Electroconvulsive practice in Singapore: A cross-sectional national survey', Singapore Medical Journal, vol. 60, pp. 590 - 595, http://dx.doi.org/10.11622/smedj.2019064

Brunoni AR; Sampaio-Junior B; Moffa AH; Aparício LV; Gordon P; Klein I; Rios RM; Razza LB; Loo C; Padberg F; Valiengo L, 2019, 'Noninvasive brain stimulation in psychiatric disorders: A primer', Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, vol. 41, pp. 70 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1516-4446-2017-001

Nikolin S; Huggins C; Martin D; Alonzo A; Loo C, 2019, 'Adverse events associated with repeated sessions of tDCS: A systematic review and meta-analysis', Brain Stimulation, vol. 12, pp. 483 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.12.577

Nikolin S; Chand N; Loo C; Iacoviello B; Hoch M; Martin D, 2019, 'Clinical effects of transcranial direct current stimulation combined with cognitive emotional training in patients with treatment resistant depression', Brain Stimulation, vol. 12, pp. 482 - 482, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.12.573

Nikolin S; Martin D; Loo C; Boonstra T, 2019, 'Dosage effects of tDCS on working memory and neurophysiological outcomes', Brain Stimulation, vol. 12, pp. 482 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.12.575

Casteràs DP; Cano M; Gálvez V; Serra-Blasco M; Martínez-Amorós E; Adriana B; Camprodon J; Loo C; Palao D; Andero R; Soriano-Mas C; Cardoner N, 2019, 'P.240 Electroconvulsive therapy induces functional brain changes in patients with depression: A systematic review of current fMRI literature', European Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 29, pp. S184 - S185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.euroneuro.2019.09.282

Moffa A; Martin D; Brunoni A; Alonzo A; Blumberger D; Bennabi D; Daskalakis Z; Fregni F; Padberg F; Palm U; Sampaio-Junior B; Loo C, 2019, 'Transcranial direct current stimulation for acute major depressive episodes: An updated meta-analysis of individual patient data', Brain Stimulation, vol. 12, pp. 479 - 479, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.12.562

Berk M; Loo C; Davey CG; Harvey BH, 2018, 'Ketamine and rapidly acting antidepressants: Breaking the speed of sound or light?', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 52, pp. 1026 - 1029, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867418783567

Martin DM; McClintock SM; Aaronson ST; Alonzo A; Husain MM; Lisanby SH; McDonald WM; Mohan A; Nikolin S; O'Reardon J; Weickert CS; Loo CK, 2018, 'Pre-treatment attentional processing speed and antidepressant response to transcranial direct current stimulation: Results from an international randomized controlled trial', Brain Stimulation, vol. 11, pp. 1282 - 1290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.08.011

Loo CK; Martin DM, 2018, 'Special Issue on Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation', Journal of ECT, vol. 34, pp. 135 - 136, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000540

Moffa AH; Brunoni AR; Nikolin S; Loo CK, 2018, 'Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in Psychiatric Disorders: A Comprehensive Review', Psychiatric Clinics of North America, vol. 41, pp. 447 - 463, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psc.2018.05.002

Borrione L; Moffa AH; Martin D; Loo CK; Brunoni AR, 2018, 'Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in the Acute Depressive Episode: A Systematic Review of Current Knowledge', Journal of ECT, vol. 34, pp. 153 - 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000512

Nikolin S; Loo CK; Martin DM, 2018, 'A response to comments by Dr. Mohammad Alwardat on “Safety of repeated sessions of transcranial direct current stimulation: A systematic review”', Brain Stimulation, vol. 11, pp. 938 - 941, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.03.011

Martin DM; Moffa A; Nikolin S; Bennabi D; Brunoni AR; Flannery W; Haffen E; McClintock SM; Moreno ML; Padberg F; Palm U; Loo CK, 2018, 'Cognitive effects of transcranial direct current stimulation treatment in patients with major depressive disorder: An individual patient data meta-analysis of randomised, sham-controlled trials', Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, vol. 90, pp. 137 - 145, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2018.04.008

Bautovich A; Katz I; Loo CK; Harvey SB, 2018, 'Beck Depression Inventory as a screening tool for depression in chronic haemodialysis patients', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 26, pp. 281 - 284, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856218758582

Martin DM; Teng JZ; Lo TY; Alonzo A; Goh T; Iacoviello BM; Hoch MM; Loo CK, 2018, 'Clinical pilot study of transcranial direct current stimulation combined with Cognitive Emotional Training for medication resistant depression', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 232, pp. 89 - 95, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2018.02.021

Nikolin S; Martin D; Loo CK; Boonstra TW, 2018, 'Effects of TDCS dosage on working memory in healthy participants', Brain Stimulation, vol. 11, pp. 518 - 527, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2018.01.003

Bikson M; Brunoni AR; Charvet LE; Clark VP; Cohen LG; Deng ZD; Dmochowski J; Edwards DJ; Frohlich F; Kappenman ES; Lim KO; Loo C; Mantovani A; McMullen DP; Parra LC; Pearson M; Richardson JD; Rumsey JM; Sehatpour P; Sommers D; Unal G; Wassermann EM; Woods AJ; Lisanby SH, 2018, 'Rigor and reproducibility in research with transcranial electrical stimulation: An NIMH-sponsored workshop', Brain Stimulation, vol. 11, pp. 465 - 480, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2017.12.008

Gálvez V; Li A; Huggins C; Glue P; Martin D; Somogyi AA; Alonzo A; Rodgers A; Mitchell PB; Loo CK, 2018, 'Repeated intranasal ketamine for treatment-resistant depression – the way to go? Results from a pilot randomised controlled trial', Journal of Psychopharmacology, vol. 32, pp. 397 - 407, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269881118760660

Taylor R; Galvez V; Loo C, 2018, 'Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) safety: a practical guide for psychiatrists', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 26, pp. 189 - 192, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1039856217748249

Nikolin S; Huggins C; Martin D; Alonzo A; Loo CK, 2018, 'Safety of repeated sessions of transcranial direct current stimulation: A systematic review', Brain Stimulation, vol. 11, pp. 278 - 288, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brs.2017.10.020

Martin DM; Gálvez V; Lauf S; Dong V; Baily SA; Cardoner N; Chan HN; Davidson D; Fam J; De Felice N; Martinez-Amoros E; Mohan T; Ramalingam J; Sarma SI; Tor PC; Waite S; Loo CK, 2018, 'The Clinical Alliance and Research in Electroconvulsive Therapy Network: An Australian Initiative for Improving Service Delivery of Electroconvulsive Therapy', Journal of ECT, vol. 34, pp. 7 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000435

Martin DM; Wong A; Kumar DR; Loo CK, 2018, 'Validation of the 10-Item Orientation Questionnaire: A New Tool for Monitoring Post-Electroconvulsive Therapy Disorientation', Journal of ECT, vol. 34, pp. 21 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000455

Loo C, 2018, 'Can we confidently use ketamine as a clinical treatment for depression?', The Lancet Psychiatry, vol. 5, pp. 11 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30480-7


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