NCMD Publications

Recent Publications in the Scientific Literature from NCMD

2020

Connectivity guided theta burst transcranial magnetic stimulation versus repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for treatment-resistant moderate to severe depression: study protocol for a randomised double-blind controlled trial (BRIGhTMIND)

Morriss R, Webster L, Abdelghani M, Auer DP, Barber S, Bates P, Blamire A, Briley PM, Brookes C, Iwabuchi S, James M, Kaylor-Hughes C, Lankappa S, Liddle P, McAllister-Williams H, O'Neill-Kerr A, Pszczolkowski Parraguez S, Suazo Di Paola A, Thomson L, Walters Y; BRIGhTMIND study team. (2020). BMJ
Open 10:e038430. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038430.

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The relationship between physical activity, BMI, circadian rhythm, and sleep with cognition in bipolar disorder

Burgess JL, Bradley AJ, Anderson KN, Gallagher P, McAllister-Williams RH. (2020). Psychol Med [ePub ahead of print] 1-9. doi: 10.1017/S003329172000210X.

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The identification, assessment and management of difficult-to-treat depression: An international consensus statement

McAllister-Williams RH, Arango C, Blier P, Demyttenaere K, Falkai P, Gorwood P, Hopwood M, Javed A, Kasper S, Malhi GS, Soares JC, Vieta E, Young AH, Papadopoulos A, Rush AJ. (2020). J Affect Disord. 267:264-282. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.02.023.

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2019

Esketamine and the Need for a New Type of Registry for Drugs With Abuse Potential

McShane R, Baldwin DS, McAllister-Williams RH, Stone JM, Taylor D, Winstock AR, Young AH. (2019). American Journal of Psychiatry 176(11):966.

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White matter microstructural properties in bipolar disorder in relationship to the spatial distribution of lithium in the brain

Necus J, Sinha N, Smith FE, et al.

Journal of Affective Disorders, Volume 253, 2019, Pages 224-231.

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Bipolar and psychotic disorders in elite athletes: a narrative review

Currie A, Gorczynski P, Rice SM, Purcell R, McAllister-Williams RH, Hitchcock ME, Hainline B, Reardon CL. (2019). British Journal of Sports Medicine 53(12):746-753.

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Treatment-resistant and Multi-therapy resistant criteria for bipolar depression: A consensus definition

Hidalgo-Mazzei D; Berk M; Cipriani A; Cleare AJ; Di Florio A; Dietch D; Geddes J; Goodwin GM; Grunze H; Hayes JF; Jones I; Kasper S; Macritchie K; McAllister-Williams RH; Morriss R; Nayrouz S; Pappa S; Soares JC; Smith DJ; Suppes T; Talbot PS; Vieta E; Watson S; Yatham LK; Young AH, Stokes PRA. (2019) British Journal of Psychiatry 214(1):27-35.

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2018

Guidelines on prescribing psychotropic medication during the perinatal period

Romaine E, McAllister-Williams RH (2019).

British Journal of Hospital Medicine 80(1):27-32

Medication nonadherence in bipolar disorder: a narrative review

Jawad I, Watson S, Haddad PM, Talbot PS and McAllister-Williams RH (2019).

Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology 8(12):349-363.

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Chapter 3 in “Drug Therapy for Psychiatric Disorders”

McAllister-Williams RH (2019) Pharmacological Treatment of Bipolar Disorder. Edited by R. Sagar. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Pvt.Ltd. New Delhi.

Magnetic resonance imaging of brain lithium distribution in bipolar disorder

Smith, FE, Thelwall, PE, Necus, J, et al. 3D 7Li.

Mol Psychiatry 23, 2184–2191 (2018).

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Joint BAP NAPICU evidence-based consensus guidelines for the clinical management of acute disturbance: De-escalation and rapid tranquillisation

Patel MX, Sethi FN, Barnes TR, Dix R, Dratcu L, Fox B, Garriga M, Haste JC, Kahl KG, Lingford-Hughes A, McAllister-Williams H, O'Brien A, Parker C, Paterson B, Paton C, Posporelis S, Taylor DM, Vieta E, Völlm B, Wilson-Jones C, Woods L; With co-authors (in alphabetical order) (2018).

J Psychopharmacol. 32(6):601-640.

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Imaging the Distribution and Effects of Lithium in the Brain in Bipolar Disorder

Cousins DA, Smith FE, Necus J, et al. 247.

Biological Psychiatry, Volume 83, Issue 9, Supplement, 2018, Pages S99-S100.

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Cortical abnormalities in bipolar disorder: an MRI analysis of 6503 individuals from the ENIGMA Bipolar Disorder Working Group

DP Hibar, LT Westlye, NT Doan, N Jahanshad, JW Cheung, CRK Ching, A Versace, AC Bilderbeck, A Uhlmann, B Mwangi B Krämer, B Overs, CB Hartberg, C Abé, D Dima, D Grotegerd, E Sprooten, E Bøen, E Jimenez, FM Howells, G Delvecchio, H Temmingh, J Starke, JRC Almeida, JM Goikolea, J Houenou, LM Beard, L Rauer, L Abramovic, M Bonnin, MF Ponteduro, M Keil, MM Rive,NYao, N Yalin, P Najt, PG Rosa, R Redlich, S Trost, S Hagenaars, SC Fears, S Alonso-Lana, TGM van Erp, T Nickson, TM Chaim-Avancini, TB Meier, T Elvsåshagen,UK Haukvik, WH Lee, AH Schene, AJ Lloyd, AH Young, A Nugent, AM Dale, A Pfennig, AM McIntosh, B Lafer, BT Baune, CJ Ekman, CA Zarate, CE Bearden, C Henry, C Simhandl, C McDonald, C Bourne, DJ Stein, DH Wolf, DM Cannon, DC Glahn, DJ Veltman, E Pomarol-Clotet, E Vieta, EJ Canales-Rodriguez, FG Nery, FLS Duran,GF Busatto, G Roberts, GD Pearlson, GM Goodwin, H Kugel, HC Whalley, HG Ruhe, JC Soares, JM Fullerton,JK Rybakowski, J Savitz, KT Chaim, M Fatjó-Vilas, MG Soeiro-de-Souza, MP Boks, MV Zanetti, MCG Otaduy,MS Schaufelberger, M Alda, M Ingvar, ML Phillips, MJ Kempton, M Bauer, M Landén, NS Lawrence,NEM van Haren, NR Horn, NB Freimer, O Gruber, PR Schofield, PB Mitchell, RS Kahn, R Lenroot, R Machado-Vieira, RA Ophoff, S Sarró, S Frangou, TD Satterthwaite, T Hajek, U Dannlowski, UF Malt, V Arolt, WF Gattaz, WC Drevets, X Caseras, I Agartz, PM Thompson and OA Andreassen for the the ENIGMA Bipolar Disorder Working Group.

Molecular Psychiatry · Molecular Psychiatry 2018, 23(4), 932-942

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Multiple therapy resistant depression (MTRD): A clinically important concept

McAllister-Williams, R.H., Christmas, D.M.B., Cleare, A.J., Currie, A., Gledhill, J., Insole, L., Malizia, A.L., McGeever, M., Morriss, R., Robinson, L.J., Scott, M., Stokes, P.R.A., Talbot, P.S. & Young, A.H. (2018).

British Journal of Psychiatry 212(5): 274-278.

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2017

Subjective and Objective Measures of Dryness Symptoms in Primary Sjögren's Syndrome - Capturing the discrepancy

Bezzina OM, Gallagher P, Mitchell S, Bowman SJ, Griffiths B, Hindmarsh V, Hargreaves B, Price EJ, Pease CT, Emery P, Lanyon P, Bombardieri M, Sutcliffe N, Pitzalis C, Hunter J, Gupta M, McLaren J, Cooper AM, Regan M, Giles IP, Isenberg DA, Vadivelu S, Coady D, Dasgupta B, McHugh NJ, Young-Min SA, Moots RJ, Gendi N, Akil M, MacKay K; UK Primary Sjögren's Syndrome Registry, Ng WF, Robinson LJ. (2017).

Arthritis Care Research, In Press.

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Analysing UK clinicians' understanding of cognitive symptoms in major depression: A survey of primary care physicians and psychiatrists

McAllister-Williams RH, Bones K, Goodwin GM, Harrison J, Katona C, Rasmussen J, Strong S, Young AH. (2017).

J Affect Disord. 207:346-352.

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British Association for Psychopharmacology consensus guidance on the use of psychotropic medication preconception, in pregnancy and postpartum 2017

McAllister-Williams RH, Baldwin DS, Cantwell R, Easter A, Gilvarry E, Glover V, Green L, Gregoire A, Howard LM, Jones I, Khalifeh H, Lingford-Hughes A, McDonald E, Micali N, Pariante CM, Peters L, Roberts A, Smith NC, Taylor D, Wieck A, Yates LM, Young AH; endorsed by the British Association for Psychopharmacology (2017).

J Psychopharmacol. 31(5):519-552.

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A Real-world What-Where-When Memory Test

Smulders TV, Black-Dominique A, Choudhury TS, Constantinescu SE, Foka K, Walker TJ, Dick K, Bradwel S, McAllister-Williams RH, Gallagher P. (2017).

J Vis Exp. 2017 May 16;(123). doi: 10.3791/55646

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Ketamine augmentation of electroconvulsive therapy to improve neuropsychological and clinical outcomes in depression (Ketamine-ECT): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, parallel-group, superiority trial

Anderson IM, Blamire A, Branton T, Clark R, Downey D, Dunn G, Easton A, Elliott R, Elwell C, Hayden K, Holland F, Karim S, Loo C, Lowe J, Nair R, Oakley T, Prakash A, Sharma PK, Williams SR, McAllister-Williams RH; Ketamine-ECT Study team. (2017).

Lancet Psychiatry. 4(5):365-377.

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Randomised controlled trial of ketamine augmentation of electroconvulsive therapy to improve neuropsychological and clinical outcomes in depression (Ketamine-ECT study)

Anderson IM, Blamire A, Branton T, Brigadoi S, Clark R, Downey D, Dunn G, Easton A, Elliott R, Elwell C, Hayden K, Holland F, Karim S, Lowe J, Loo C, Nair R, Oakley T, Prakash A, Sharma PK, Williams SR, McAllister-Williams RH. (2017).

Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2017 Mar.

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Deictic and propositional meaning – new perspectives on language in schizophrenia

Zimmerer VC, Watson S, Turkington D, Ferrier IN, Hinzen W (2017).

Frontiers in Psychiatry 8:17.

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A study of wrist-worn activity measurement as a potential real-world biomarker for late life depression

O’Brien JT, Gallagher P, Stow D, Hammerla N, Ploetz T, Firbank M, Ladha C, Ladha K, Jackson D, McNaney R, Ferrier IN, Olivier P (2017).

Psychological Medicine, 47, 93-102.

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Sleep and circadian rhythm disturbance in bipolar disorder

Bradley AJ, Webb-Mitchell R, Hazu A, Slater N, Middleton B, Gallagher P, McAllister-Williams RH, Anderson KN. (2017).

Psychological Medicine 47(9):1678-1689.

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The impact and measurement of social dysfunction in late-life depression: an evaluation of current methods with a focus on wearable technology

Hodgetts S, Gallagher P, Stow D, Ferrier IN, O'Brien JT. (2017).

International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 32(3):247-255.

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Systematic review of the frequency and severity of symptoms of mania and hypomania in children and adolescents compared to adults

Faye Ryles, Iain Macmillan, Jaime Adan, Thomas Meyer, Jan Scott (2017).

Int. J Bipolar Disorders 5(1):4

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2016

How does intentionality of encoding affect memory for episodic information?

Craig M, Butterworth CM, K, Nilsson J, Hamilton CJ, Gallagher P, Smulders TV (2016).

Learning & Memory, 23, 648-659.

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Test-retest reliability and task order effects of emotional cognitive tests in healthy subjects

Adams T, Pounder Z, Preston S, Hanson A, Gallagher P, Harmer C, McAllister-Williams RH (2016).

Cognition and Emotion, 30, 1247-59

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Facial emotion labelling in unaffected offspring of adults with bipolar I disorder

Sharma, AN, et al. (2017)

Journal of affective disorders 208: 198-204.

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The neurocognitive profile of mood disorders - a review of the evidence and methodological issues

Porter RJ, Robinson LJ, Malhi GS, Gallagher P (2015).

Bipolar Disorders, 17(s2), 21-40.

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Predictors of the discrepancy between objective and subjective cognition in bipolar disorder: a novel methodology

Miskowiak K, Petersen J, Ott C, Knorr U, Kessing LV, Gallagher P, Robinson LJ (2016).

Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 134, 511-521.

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The interrelationship between attentional and executive deficits in major depressive disorder

Nilsson J, Thomas AJ, Stevens LH, McAllister-Williams RH, Ferrier IN, Gallagher P (2016).

Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 134, 73-82.

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The impact of target frequency on intra-individual variability in euthymic bipolar disorder: a comparison of two sustained attention tasks

Moss RA, Finkelmeyer A, Robinson LJ, Thompson JM, Watson S, Ferrier IN, Gallagher P (2016).

Frontiers in Psychiatry, 16, 106.

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The task-specificity of intra-individual variability in euthymic bipolar disorder

Moss RA, Finkelmeyer A, Robinson LJ, Thompson JM, Watson S, Ferrier IN, Gallagher P (2016).

Frontiers in Psychiatry 7:106

Automatic processing of emotional stimuli in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder

Redhead A, Jordan G, Ferrier IN, Meyer TD. (2016).

J Affect Disord. 203:339-46.

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Automatic processing of emotional stimuli in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder

Redhead A, Jordan G, Ferrier IN, Meyer TD. (2016).

J Affect Disord. 203:339-46.

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Evidence-based guidelines for treating bipolar disorder: Revised third edition recommendations from the British Association for Psychopharmacology

Goodwin, G.M., Haddad, P.M., Ferrier, I.N., Aronson, J.K., Barnes, T., Cipriani, A., Coghill, D.R., Fazel, S., Geddes, J.R., Grunze, H., Holmes, E.A., Howes, O., Hudson, S., Hunt, N., Jones, I., Macmillan, I.C., McAllister-Williams, H., Miklowitz, D.R., Morriss, R., Munafò, M., Paton, C., Saharkian, B.J., Saunders, K., Sinclair, J., Taylor, D., Vieta, E. & Young, A.H. (2016).

Journal of Psychopharmacology 30(6): 495-553.

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A simple method for optimising transformation of non-parametric data: an illustration by reference to cortisol assays

Clark JE, Osborne JW, Gallagher P, Watson S (2016).

Human Psychopharmacology, 31, 259-67

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Altered hippocampal function in major depression despite intact structure and resting perfusion

Finkelmeyer A, Nilsson J, He J, Stevens L, Maller JJ, Moss RA, Small S, Gallagher P, Coventry K, Ferrier IN, McAllister-Williams RH (2016).

Psychological Medicine, 46, 2157-68.

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Chapter 3 in Sports Psychiatry

Markser, V.Z., Currie, A. & McAllister-Williams, R.H. (2016) Mood disorders.

Edited by Currie, A. & Owens, B. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

BAP Position Statement: Off-label prescribing of psychotropic medication to children and adolescents

Sharma, A. N., et al. (2016).

Journal of Psychopharmacology 30(5): 416-421.

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Chapter 12 in Bipolar Disorders: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Implications, Third Edition

McAllister-Williams, R.H. (2016) EEGs and ERPs in bipolar disorders.

Jair C. Soares and Allan H. Young. Cambridge University Press.

Bipolar at-risk criteria: an examination of which clinical features have optimal utility for identifying youth at risk of early transition from depression to bipolar disorders.

Scott J, Marwaha S, Ratheesh A, Macmillan I, Yung A, Morriss R, Hickie I, Bechdolf A (2016).

Schizophrenia Bulletin doi:10.1093/schbul/sbw154.

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Clinical assessment and investigation in psychiatry

McAllister-Williams, R.H., Cousins, D., Lunn, B. (2016).

Medicine 44(11): 630-637.

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Psychotropic drug prescribing. Chapter 10 in Sports Psychiatry

Johnson, A. & McAllister-Williams R.H. (2016).

Edited by Currie, A. & Owens, B. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Neural correlates of attention-executive dysfunction in Lewy body dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Firbank M, Kobelev X, Cherry G, Killen A, Gallagher P, Burn DJ, Thomas A, O’Brien J, Taylor JP (2016).

Human Brain Mapping, 37, 1254-70.

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Assessment and management of agitation in psychiatry: Expert consensus

Garriga, M., Pacchiarotti, I., Kasper, S., Zeller, S.L., Allen, M.H., Vázquez, G., Baldaçara, L., San, L., McAllister-Williams, R.H., Fountoulakis, K.N., Courtet, P., Naber, D., Chan, E.W., Fagiolini, A., Möller, H.J., Grunze, H., Llorca, P.M., Jaffe, R.L., Yatham, L.N., Mazzei, D.H., Passamar, M., Messer, T., Bernardo, M. & Vieta, E. (2016).

World Journal of Biological Psychiatry 17(2):86-128.

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Subcortical volumetric abnormalities in bipolar disorder

D P Hibar, L T Westlye, T G M van Erp, J Rasmussen, C D Leonardo, J Faskowitz, U K Haukvik, C B Hartberg, N T Doan, I Agartz, A M Dale, O Gruber, B Krämer, S Trost, B Liberg, C Abé, C J Ekman, M Ingvar, M Landén, S C Fears, N B Freimer, C E Bearden, the Costa Rica/Colombia Consortium for Genetic Investigation of Bipolar Endophenotypes , E Sprooten, D C Glahn, G D Pearlson, L Emsell, J Kenney, C Scanlon, C McDonald, D M Cannon, J Almeida, A Versace, X Caseras, N S Lawrence, M L Phillips, D Dima, G Delvecchio, S Frangou, T D Satterthwaite, D Wolf, J Houenou, C Henry, U F Malt, E Bøen, T Elvsåshagen, A H Young, A J Lloyd, G M Goodwin, C E Mackay, C Bourne, A Bilderbeck, L Abramovic, M P Boks, N E M van Haren, R A Ophoff, R S Kahn, M Bauer, A Pfennig, M Alda, T Hajek, B Mwangi, J C Soares, T Nickson, R Dimitrova, J E Sussmann, S Hagenaars, H C Whalley, A M McIntosh, P M Thompson and O A Andreassen for the ENIGMA Bipolar Disorder Working Group.

Molecular Psychiatry 21, pages1710–1716(2016).

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Bipolar at-risk criteria: an examination of which clinical features have optimal utility for identifying youth at risk of early transition from depression to bipolar disorders.

Scott J, Marwaha S, Ratheesh A, Macmillan I, Yung A, Morriss R, Hickie I, Bechdolf A (2016).

Schizophrenia Bulletin doi:10.1093/schbul/sbw154.

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Antidepressant augmentation with metyrapone for treatment resistant depression (The ADD Study): a double-blind, randomised, placebo controlled trial

McAllister-Williams RH, Anderson IM, Finkelmeyer A, Gallagher P, Grunze HCR, Haddad PM, House AO, Hughes T, Lloyd AJ, Mamasoula C, McColl E, Pearce S, Siddiqi N, Sinha B, Steen N, Wainright J, Winter FH, Ferrier IN, Watson S, and the ADD Study Team (2016).

Lancet Psychiatry, 3,117-27.

2015

Lessons from a pilot and feasibility randomised trial in depression (Blood pressure Rapid Intensive Lowering And Normal Treatment for Mood and cognition in persistent depression (BRILiANT mood study))

Olsen K, Howel D, Barber R, Ford GA, Gallagher P, McAllister-Williams RH, Nilsson J, O'Brien J, Parker J, Thomas A. (2015).

Pilot Feasibility Stud. 1:44

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An exploration of testosterone levels in patients with bipolar disorder

Wooderson S, Gallagher P, Watson S, Young AH (2015).

British Journal of Psychiatry Open 1 (2) 136-138.

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Processing of Facial Emotion in Bipolar Depression and Euthymia

Robinson LJ, Gray JM, Burt M, Ferrier IN, Gallagher P. (2015).

J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 21(9):709-21.

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Fundamentals of clinical Psychopharmacology, 4th Edition

Anderson, I.M. & McAllister-Williams, R.H. (2015).

CRC Press, New York.

Early life trauma, depression and the glucocorticoid receptor gene - an epigenetic perspective

Smart C, Strathdee G, Watson S, Murgatroyd C, McAllister-Williams RH. (2015).

Psychological Medicine 45(16):3393-410.

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Chapter 12 in Fundamentals of clinical Psychopharmacology, 4th Edition

Lawrie, S.M. & McAllister-Williams R.H. (2015) Clinical trial methodology.

Edited by Anderson, I.M. & McAllister-Williams, R.H. CRC Press, New York.

Managing inadequate antidepressant response in depressive illness

Haddad, P.M., Talbot, P.S., Anderson, I.M. & McAllister-Williams, R.H. (2015).

British Medical Bulletin 115(1):183-201.

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Neurocognitive intra-individual variability in mood disorders: effects on attentional response time distributions

Gallagher P, Nilsson J, Finkelmeyer A, Goshawk M, Macritchie KA, Lloyd AJ, Thompson JM, Porter RJ, Young AH, Ferrier IN, McAllister-Williams RH & Watson S (2015).

Psychological Medicine 45(14):2985-97.

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Randomised controlled trial of Antiglucocorticoid augmentation (metyrapone) of antiDepressants in Depression (ADD Study)

Ferrier IN, Anderson IM, Barnes J, Gallagher P, Grunze HCR, Haddad PM, House AO, Hughes T, Lloyd AJ, Mamasoula C, McColl E, Pearce S, Siddiqi N, Sinha B, Speed C, Steen IN, Wainwright J, Watson S, Winter FH & McAllister-Williams RH (2015).

Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation, Volume: 2 Issue: 4.

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Effects of age on a real-world What-Where-When memory task

Mazurek A, Bhoopathy R, Read JCA, Gallagher P & Smulders TV (2015).

Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 7, 74.

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Evidence-based guidelines for treating depressive disorders with antidepressants: A revision of the 2008 British Association for Psychopharmacology guidelines

Cleare A, Pariante CM, Young AH, Anderson IM, Christmas D, Cowen PJ, Dickens C, Ferrier IN, Geddes J, Gilbody S, Haddad PM, Katona C, Lewis G, Malizia A, McAllister-Williams RH, Ramchandani P, Scott J, Taylor D, Uher R & Members of the Consensus Meeting (2015).

Journal of Psychopharmacol. 29(5):459-525.

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Fractionation of visuo-spatial memory processes in bipolar depression: a cognitive scaffolding account

Gallagher P, Kessels RPC & Gray JM (2015).

Psychological Medicine, 45, 545-558.

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