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The support needs of family caregivers of persons with dementia in India: Implications for health services.

Dementia (London) 2019 08 4;18(6):2230-2243. Epub 2017 Dec 4.

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301217744613DOI Listing
August 2019

Systematic evaluation of the QualityRights programme in public mental health facilities in Gujarat, India.

Br J Psychiatry 2019 Jun 20:1-8. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

Senior Scientist,Director of the Office of Transformative Global Health,Office of Transformative Global Health,Institute of Mental Health Policy Research, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health,Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.2019.138DOI Listing
June 2019

Psychometric properties of Tamil version of Body Weight Image and Self Esteem questionnaire (BWISE) in severe mental illness in a South Indian population.

Asian J Psychiatr 2019 Mar 5;41:28-33. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

UCMS and GTB Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Dilshad Garden, 110095, Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2019.03.003DOI Listing
March 2019

Medication adherence in first-episode psychosis and its association with psychopathology.

Indian J Psychiatry 2019 ;61(4):342-346

Consultant Psychiatrist, Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/psychiatry.IndianJPsychiatry_148_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6657546PMC
January 2019

Replication of GWAS identified miR-137 and its target gene polymorphisms in Schizophrenia of South Indian population and meta-analysis with Psychiatric Genomics Consortium.

Schizophr Res 2018 09 26;199:189-194. Epub 2018 Mar 26.

Department of Genetics, University of Madras, Dr. ALM PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Taramani Campus, Chennai 600 113, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2018.03.028DOI Listing
September 2018

Social functioning in individuals with first episode psychosis: One-year follow-up study.

Asian J Psychiatr 2017 Dec 6;30:124-126. Epub 2017 Sep 6.

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, R/7A, North Main Road, Anna Nagar West Extension, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600101, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2017.09.004DOI Listing
December 2017

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia: Pilot Studies of Acceptability and Feasibility of Cultural Adaptation for India.

Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 2017 Sep 27;25(9):1029-1032. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Schizophrenia Research Foundation (India), Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jagp.2017.04.014DOI Listing
September 2017

Minor allele C of rs12807809 polymorphism in NRGN contributes to the severity of psychosis in patients with Schizophrenia in South Indian population.

Neurosci Lett 2017 05 4;649:107-111. Epub 2017 Apr 4.

Department of Genetics, University of Madras, Dr. ALM PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Taramani Campus, Chennai, 600 113, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neulet.2017.04.008DOI Listing
May 2017

Concepts of madness in diverse settings: a qualitative study from the INTREPID project.

BMC Psychiatry 2016 Nov 9;16(1):388. Epub 2016 Nov 9.

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Mental Health Biomedical Research Centre at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12888-016-1090-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5103598PMC
November 2016

Searching for psychosis: INTREPID (1): systems for detecting untreated and first-episode cases of psychosis in diverse settings.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2015 Jun 29;50(6):879-93. Epub 2015 Jan 29.

Health Service and Population Research Department, Centre for Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00127-015-1013-6
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-015-1013-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4441747PMC
June 2015

The management of adult psychiatric emergencies in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Lancet Psychiatry 2015 Jun 27;2(6):540-7. Epub 2015 May 27.

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK; Sangath, Porvorim, Goa, India; Centre for Chronic Conditions and Injuries, Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(15)00094-2DOI Listing
June 2015

Comparing schizophrenia symptoms in the Iban of Sarawak with other populations to elucidate clinical heterogeneity.

Asia Pac Psychiatry 2015 Mar 22;7(1):36-44. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

The Park - Centre for Mental Health, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wacol, QLD, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/appy.12093DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3932150PMC
March 2015

The COPSI Trial: additional fidelity testing needed - Authors' reply.

Lancet 2014 Nov 31;384(9954):1573-4. Epub 2014 Oct 31.

Sangath, Goa, India; Centre for Global Mental Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK; Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61980-2DOI Listing
November 2014

DSM-IV "criterion A" schizophrenia symptoms across ethnically different populations: evidence for differing psychotic symptom content or structural organization?

Cult Med Psychiatry 2014 Sep;38(3):408-26

Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research (Queensland Health), University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11013-014-9385-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4140994PMC
September 2014

Interventions for people with schizophrenia and their caregivers in India--authors' reply.

Lancet 2014 Jul;384(9939):231-2

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61207-1DOI Listing
July 2014

Psychiatric advance statements: an Indian experience.

Int J Soc Psychiatry 2013 Sep 17;59(6):531-4. Epub 2012 Apr 17.

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0020764012443756DOI Listing
September 2013

Community mental health care in South Asia.

World Psychiatry 2013 Jun;12(2):176-7

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/wps.20042DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3683272PMC
June 2013

Mobile telepsychiatry in India.

World Psychiatry 2013 Feb;12(1):84

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/wps.20025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3619179PMC
February 2013

Consumer perceptions of recovery: an Indian perspective.

Authors:
Rangaswamy Thara

World Psychiatry 2012 Oct;11(3):169-70

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3449346PMC
October 2012

Cultural aspects of schizophrenia: perspectives from LAMI countries.

Int Rev Psychiatry 2012 Oct;24(5):385-6

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09540261.2012.723917DOI Listing
October 2012

Course and outcome of schizophrenia.

Int Rev Psychiatry 2012 Oct;24(5):417-22

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09540261.2012.707973DOI Listing
October 2012

Psychosocial rehabilitation in developing countries.

Int Rev Psychiatry 2012 Oct;24(5):499-503

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09540261.2012.719863DOI Listing
October 2012

Using mobile telepsychiatry to close the mental health gap.

Authors:
Rangaswamy Thara

Curr Psychiatry Rep 2012 Jun;14(3):167-8

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Mental Health Centre, Anna Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11920-012-0267-xDOI Listing
June 2012

Refining clinical phenotypes by contrasting ethnically different populations with schizophrenia from Australia, India and Sarawak.

Psychiatry Res 2012 Apr 7;196(2-3):194-200. Epub 2012 Mar 7.

Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2011.12.027DOI Listing
April 2012

Twenty-five years of schizophrenia: The Madras longitudinal study.

Authors:
Thara Rangaswamy

Indian J Psychiatry 2012 Apr;54(2):134-7

Director of Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0019-5545.99531DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3440906PMC
April 2012

Intervention for first episode psychosis in India - The SCARF experience.

Asian J Psychiatr 2012 Mar 3;5(1):58-62. Epub 2012 Mar 3.

Schizophrenia Research Foundation (India), Mental Health Centre R/7A North Main Road, Anna Nagar (West Extension), Chennai 600101, India.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S18762018120001
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajp.2012.01.011DOI Listing
March 2012

An examination of patient-identified goals for treatment in a first-episode programme in Chennai, India.

Early Interv Psychiatry 2011 Nov 27;5(4):360-5. Epub 2011 Sep 27.

Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses (PEPP-Montréal), Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1751-7893.2011.00289.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3204158PMC
November 2011

Preliminary findings from a study of first-episode psychosis in Montreal, Canada and Chennai, India: comparison of outcomes.

Schizophr Res 2010 Aug;121(1-3):227-33

Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses (PEPP-Montreal), Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Wilson Pavilion, 6875 boulevard LaSalle, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2010.05.032DOI Listing
August 2010

Packages of care for schizophrenia in low- and middle-income countries.

PLoS Med 2009 Oct 20;6(10):e1000165. Epub 2009 Oct 20.

Department of Psychiatry, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1000165DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2758997PMC
October 2009

Fine-scaled human genetic structure revealed by SNP microarrays.

Genome Res 2009 May;19(5):815-25

Department of Human Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/gr.085589.108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2675970PMC
May 2009

Telepsychiatry in Chennai, India: the SCARF experience.

Behav Sci Law 2008 ;26(3):315-22

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, R/7A, North Main Road, West Anna Nagar Extension, Chennai 600 101, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bsl.816DOI Listing
August 2008

Insight and psychopathology in never-treated schizophrenia.

Compr Psychiatry 2007 May-Jun;48(3):264-8. Epub 2007 Jan 30.

Hunter Mental Health, James Fletcher Hospital, The University of Newcastle, NSW 2300, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2006.10.006DOI Listing
June 2007

Association study of the dystrobrevin-binding gene with schizophrenia in Australian and Indian samples.

Twin Res Hum Genet 2006 Aug;9(4):531-9

Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park, Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1375/183242706778025035DOI Listing
August 2006

Is the outcome of schizophrenia really better in developing countries?

Braz J Psychiatry 2006 Jun 26;28(2):149-52. Epub 2006 Jun 26.

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http://dx.doi.org//S1516-44462006000200014DOI Listing
June 2006

Psychopathology in never-treated schizophrenia.

Compr Psychiatry 2006 Jan-Feb;47(1):1-6

Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle and Psychiatric Rehabilitation Service, Hunter New England Area Health Service, NSW 2300, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.comppsych.2005.04.009DOI Listing
March 2006

Extrapyramidal symptoms in unmedicated schizophrenia.

J Psychiatr Res 2005 May;39(3):261-6

Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries, DG1 4XB, Scotland, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2004.08.002DOI Listing
May 2005

Duration of untreated psychosis and treatment outcome in schizophrenia patients untreated for many years.

Aust N Z J Psychiatry 2004 May;38(5):339-43

Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/j.1440-1614.2004.01361.xDOI Listing
May 2004

Spontaneous dyskinesia in first-degree relatives of chronically ill, never-treated people with schizophrenia.

Br J Psychiatry 2003 Jul;183:45-9

Department of Clinical Research, Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.183.1.45DOI Listing
July 2003

At issue: management of medication noncompliance in schizophrenia by families in India.

Schizophr Bull 2002 ;28(3):531-5

Schizophrenia Research Foundation, Chennai, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordjournals.schbul.a006960DOI Listing
May 2003