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  1. Males in Australia and many other countries account for three-quarters of all deaths by suicide. School-based programs to support young men’s wellbeing have become increasingly common in recent years and show ...

    Authors: Kylie King, Marisa Schlichthorst, Patty Chondros, Simon Rice, Anna Clark, Long Khanh-Dao Le, Cathrine Mihalopoulos and Jane Pirkis
    Citation: Trials 2022 23:110
  2. In order to profile the health services research community in Australia and New Zealand and describe its capacity, a web-based survey was administered to members of the Health Services Research Association of ...

    Authors: Jane Pirkis, Sharon Goldfeld, Stuart Peacock, Sarity Dodson, Marion Haas, Jackie Cumming, Jane Hall and Amohia Boulton
    Citation: Australia and New Zealand Health Policy 2005 2:4
  3. We are very pleased to introduce Ten to Men, the Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health. Ten to Men is, to our knowledge, the largest national all-male cohort study in the world. It involves 15,988 males...

    Authors: Jane Pirkis, John Macdonald and Dallas R. English
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2016 16(Suppl 3):1044

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 16 Supplement 3

  4. This paper describes a program of work designed to inform a service model to address a challenge for telephone helplines, namely frequent callers.

    Authors: Jane Pirkis, Aves Middleton, Bridget Bassilios, Meredith Harris, Matthew J. Spittal, Izabela Fedszyn, Patty Chondros and Jane Gunn
    Citation: International Journal of Mental Health Systems 2016 10:43
  5. The purpose of this study was to examine the uptake of an Australian primary mental health care program (Access to Allied Psychological Services) by young people aged 12 to 25 years and the characteristics of ...

    Authors: Bridget Bassilios, Angela Nicholas, Lennart Reifels and Jane Pirkis
    Citation: International Journal of Mental Health Systems 2014 8:10
  6. On 1 November 2000, a series of new item numbers was added to the Medicare Benefits Schedule, which allowed for case conferences between physicians (including psychiatrists) and other multidisciplinary provide...

    Authors: Jane E Pirkis, Alan N Headey, Philip M Burgess, Harvey A Whiteford, Josh P White and Catherine Francis
    Citation: Australia and New Zealand Health Policy 2005 2:33
  7. When summary results from studies of counts of events in time contain zeros, the study-specific incidence rate ratio (IRR) and its standard error cannot be calculated because the log of zero is undefined. This...

    Authors: Matthew J Spittal, Jane Pirkis and Lyle C Gurrin
    Citation: BMC Medical Research Methodology 2015 15:42
  8. Little is known about the prevalence and correlates of depression among Australian women. This systematic review of depression among women in Australia, the largest identified to date, highlights the prevalenc...

    Authors: Jane L Rich, Jennifer M Byrne, Cassie Curryer, Julie E Byles and Deborah Loxton
    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2013 6:424
  9. The Health of the Nation Outcome Scales was developed to routinely measure outcomes for adults with mental illness. Comparable instruments were also developed for children and adolescents (the Health of the Na...

    Authors: Jane E Pirkis, Philip M Burgess, Pia K Kirk, Sarity Dodson, Tim J Coombs and Michelle K Williamson
    Citation: Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2005 3:76
  10. Members of the public can potentially take action to assist someone in their social network who is distressed and at risk of suicide. The present study used data from a community survey to examine training exp...

    Authors: Anthony F. Jorm, Angela Nicholas, Jane Pirkis, Alyssia Rossetto, Julie-Anne Fischer and Nicola J. Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2019 19:68
  11. Recruiting and retaining GPs for research can prove difficult, and may result in sub-optimal patient participation where GPs are required to recruit patients. Low participation rates may affect the validity of...

    Authors: Michelle K Williamson, Jane Pirkis, Jon J Pfaff, Orla Tyson, Moira Sim, Ngaire Kerse, Nicola T Lautenschlager, Nigel P Stocks and Osvaldo P Almeida
    Citation: BMC Medical Research Methodology 2007 7:42
  12. This paper reports on the cost-effectiveness evaluation of Link-me – a digitally supported, systematic approach to triaging care for depression and anxiety in primary care that uses a patient-completed Decisio...

    Authors: Mary Lou Chatterton, Meredith Harris, Philip Burgess, Susan Fletcher, Matthew J. Spittal, Jan Faller, Victoria J. Palmer, Patty Chondros, Bridget Bassilios, Jane Pirkis, Jane Gunn and Cathrine Mihalopoulos
    Citation: BMC Primary Care 2022 23:236
  13. Approximately one fifth of Australian males aged 16+ experience mood, anxiety or substance use disorders in a given year, and suicide by males accounts for three quarters of all suicides annually. However, mal...

    Authors: Angela Nicholas, Simone Scotti Requena, Maria Ftanou, Simon Rice, Justine Fletcher, Andrew Mackinnon, Zac Seidler, Long Khanh-Dao Le, Cathrine Mihalopoulos and Jane Pirkis
    Citation: Trials 2022 23:288
  14. Suicide is the leading cause of death among young Australians, accounting for one-third of all deaths in those under 25. Schools are a logical setting for youth suicide prevention activities, with universal, s...

    Authors: Sadhbh J. Byrne, Eleanor Bailey, Michelle Lamblin, Samuel McKay, Jane Pirkis, Cathrine Mihalopoulos, Matthew J. Spittal, Simon Rice, Sarah Hetrick, Matthew Hamilton, Hok Pan Yuen, Yong Yi Lee, Alexandra Boland and Jo Robinson
    Citation: Trials 2022 23:186
  15. ‘Suicide hotspots’ include tall structures (for example, bridges and cliffs), railway tracks, and isolated locations (for example, rural car parks) which offer direct means for suicide or seclusion that preven...

    Authors: Georgina R Cox, Christabel Owens, Jo Robinson, Angela Nicholas, Anne Lockley, Michelle Williamson, Yee Tak Derek Cheung and Jane Pirkis
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2013 13:214
  16. Despite continuous research over the past 20 years in Australia there is still limited understanding of what works and what does not work in suicide prevention and where to invest research efforts that will he...

    Authors: Marisa Schlichthorst, Lennart Reifels, Karolina Krysinska, Maria Ftanou, Anna Machlin, Jo Robinson and Jane Pirkis
    Citation: International Journal of Mental Health Systems 2020 14:2
  17. There are growing worldwide concerns about the ability of primary health care systems to manage the major burden of illness in young people. Over two thirds of premature adult deaths result from risks that man...

    Authors: Lena Sanci, Brenda Grabsch, Patty Chondros, Alan Shiell, Jane Pirkis, Susan Sawyer, Kelsey Hegarty, Elizabeth Patterson, Helen Cahill, Elizabeth Ozer, Janelle Seymour and George Patton
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2012 12:400