2021 Publications

Books and Book Chapters



Alqahtani AS, Li KM, Razmovski-Naumovski V, Kam A, Alam P, Li GQ. Attenuation of methylglyoxal-induced glycation and cellular dysfunction in wound healing by centella cordifolia. Saudi J Biol Sci. 2021;28(1):813-24. DOI: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2020.11.016.

Alves Donato AN, Waclawovsky AJ, Tonello L, Firth J, Smith L, Stubbs B, Schuch FB, Boullosa D. Association between cardiorespiratory fitness and depressive symptoms in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Affect Disord. 2021;282:1234-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.01.032.

Amarasekera AT, Chang D, Schwarz P, Tan TC. Does vascular endothelial dysfunction play a role in physical frailty and sarcopenia? A systematic review. Age Ageing. 2021;50(3):725-732. DOI: 10.1093/ageing/afaa237.

Amarasekera AT, Chang D, Schwarz P, Tan TC. Vascular endothelial dysfunction may be an early predictor of physical frailty and sarcopenia: A meta-analysis of available data from observational studies. Exp Gerontol. 2021;148:111260. DOI: 10.1016/j.exger.2021.111260.

Arentz S, Smith CA, Abbott J, Bensoussan A. Perceptions and experiences of lifestyle interventions in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), as a management strategy for symptoms of PCOS. BMC Women Health. 2021;21(1):107. DOI: 10.1186/s12905-021-01252-1.

Armour M, Al-Dabbas MA, Ee C, Smith CA, Ussher J, Arentz S, Lawson K, Abbott J. The effectiveness of a modified Gui Zhi Fu Ling Wan formulation (Gynoclear™) for the treatment of endometriosis: a study protocol for a placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2021;22(1):299. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-021-05265-x.

Armour M, Betts D, Roberts K, Armour S, Smith CA. The role of research in guiding treatment for women's health: A qualitative study of traditional Chinese medicine acupuncturists. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021;18(2). DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18020834.

Armour M, Hyman MS, Al-Dabbas M, Parry K, Ferfolja T, Curry C, MacMillan F, Smith CA, Holmes K. Menstrual health literacy and management strategies in young women in Australia: A national online survey of young women aged 13-25 years. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021;34(2):135-143. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpag.2020.11.007.

Ashton MM, Kavanagh BE, Marx W, Berk M, Sarris J, Ng CH, Hopwood M, Williams LJ, Dean OM. A systematic review of nutraceuticals for the treatment of bipolar disorder. Can J Psychiatry. 2021;66(3):262-73. DOI: 10.1177/0706743720961734.

Azouz AA, Ali SE, Abd-Elsalam RM, Emam SR, Galal MK, Elmosalamy SH, Alsherbiny MA, Hassan BB, Li CG, El Badawy SA. Modulation of steroidogenesis by Actaea racemosa and vitamin C combination, in letrozole induced polycystic ovarian syndrome rat model: promising activity without the risk of hepatic adverse effect. Chin Med. 2021;16(1):36. DOI: 10.1186/s13020-021-00444-z.

Bessell E, Maunder A, Lauche R, Adams J, Sainsbury A, Fuller NR. Efficacy of dietary supplements containing isolated organic compounds for weight loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised placebo-controlled trials. Int J Obes (Lond). 2021. DOI: 10.1038/s41366-021-00839-w.

Bhuyan DJ, Alsherbiny MA, Low MN, Zhou X, Kaur K, Li G, Li CG. Broad-spectrum pharmacological activity of Australian propolis and metabolomic-driven identification of marker metabolites of propolis samples from three continents. Food Funct. 2021. DOI: 10.1039/d1fo00127b

Cao H, Seto SW, Bhuyan DJ, Chan HH, Song W. Effects of thrombin on the neurovascular unit in cerebral ischemia. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s10571-020-01019-6.

Carney R, Firth J, Pedley R, Law H, Parker S, Lovell K. The clinical and behavioral cardiometabolic risk of children and young people on mental health inpatient units: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2021;70:80-97. DOI: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2021.03.007.

Carney R, Imran S, Law H, Firth J, Parker S. Physical health interventions on adolescent mental health inpatient units: A systematic review and call to action. Early Interv Psychiatry. 2021;15(3):439-448. DOI: 10.1111/eip.12981.

Chong TW, Macpherson H, Schaumberg MA, Brown BM, Naismith SL, Steiner GZ. Dementia prevention: The time to act is now. Med J Aust. 2021. DOI: 10.5694/mja2.50972.

de Lacey S, Sanderman E, Smith CA. IVF, acupuncture and mental health: A qualitative study of perceptions and experiences of women participating in a randomized controlled trial of acupuncture during ivf treatment. Reprod Biomed Soc Online. 2021;12:22-31. DOI: 10.1016/j.rbms.2020.08.004.

Deen A, Visvanathan R, Wickramarachchi D, Marikkar N, Nammi S, Jayawardana BC, Liyanage R. Chemical composition and health benefits of coconut oil: an overview. J Sci Food Agric. 2021;101(6):2182-2193. DOI: 10.1002/jsfa.10870.

Dewsbury LS, Lim CK, Steiner GZ. The efficacy of ketogenic therapies in the clinical management of people with neurodegenerative disease: A systematic review. Adv Nutr. 2021. DOI: 10.1093/advances/nmaa180.

Ee C, Templeman K, Forth A, Kotsirilos V, Singleton G, Deed G, et al. Integrative Medicine in General Practice in Australia: A Mixed-Methods Study Exploring Education Pathways and Training Needs. Global Advances in Health and Medicine. 2021 Aug; 10(1-5). DOI: 10:21649561211037594.

Eyre-Watt B, Mahendran E, Suetani S, Firth J, Kisely S, Siskind D. The association between lithium in drinking water and neuropsychiatric outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis from across 2678 regions containing 113 million people. Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2021;55(2):139-52. DOI: 10.1177/0004867420963740.

Farag OM, Abd-Elsalam RM, Ogaly HA, Ali SE, El Badawy SA, Alsherbiny MA, Li CG, Ahmed KA. Metabolomic profiling and neuroprotective effects of purslane seeds extract against acrylamide toxicity in rat's brain. Neurochem Res. 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s11064-020-03209-6.

Galvão-Coelho NL, Marx W, Gonzalez M, Sinclair J, de Manincor M, Perkins D, Sarris J. Classic serotonergic psychedelics for mood and depressive symptoms: A meta-analysis of mood disorder patients and healthy participants. Psychopharmacology. 2021;238(2):341-54. DOI: 10.1007/s00213-020-05719-1.

Gonzalez M, Pascoe M, Yang G, de Manincor M, Grant S, Lacey J, Firth J, Sarris J. Yoga for depression and anxiety symptoms in people with cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychooncology. DOI: 10.1002/pon.5671.

Grant SJ, Kwon K, Naehrig D, Asher R, Lacey J. Characteristics and Symptom Burden of Patients Accessing Acupuncture Services at a Cancer Hospital. Integr Cancer Ther. 2021;20. DOI: 10.1177/15347354211002253.

Gu Q, Wang Q, Dai W, Wang X, Ban Y, Liu T, Zhao Y, Zhang Y, Ling Y, Zeng X. K2S2O8-mediated regio- and stereo-selective thiocyanation of enamides with NH4SCN. Org Biomol Chem. 2021. DOI: 10.1039/d1ob00156f.

Hackett DA, Davies TB, Sabag A. Effect of 10 sets versus 5 sets of resistance training on muscular endurance. J Sports Med Phys Fitness. 2021. DOI: 10.23736/S0022-4707.21.12484-3.

Hackett DA, Sabag A. Lung function and respiratory muscle strength and their relationship with weightlifting strength and body composition in non-athletic males. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2021;286. DOI: 10.1016/j.resp.2021.103616.

Hackett DA, Sabag A. Powerlifting exercise performance and muscle mass indices and their relationship with bone mineral density. Sport Sciences for Health. 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s11332-021-00740-z.

Henshaw FR, Dewsbury LS, Lim CK, Steiner GZ. The Effects of Cannabinoids on Pro- and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines: A Systematic Review of In Vivo Studies. Cannabis Cannabinoid Res. 2021. DOI: 10.1089/can.2020.0105.

Holmes K, Curry C, Sherry, Ferfolja T, Parry K, Smith C, Hyman M, Armour M. Adolescent menstrual health literacy in low, middle and high-income countries: A narrative review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021;18(5). DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18052260.

Huang P, Wu S-p, Wang N, Seto S, Chang D. Hydroxysafflor yellow a alleviates cerebral ischemia reperfusion injury by suppressing apoptosis via mitochondrial permeability transition pore. Phytomedicine. 2021:153532. DOI: 10.1016/j.phymed.2021.153532.

Hunter J, Grant S, Delaney GP, Templeman K, Ussher J, Parton C, Kellett A, Smith C. Barriers and facilitators to integrative oncology services in Australia: A changed mind set required. J Altern Complement Med. 2021;27(S1):S89-S98. DOI: 10.1089/acm.2020.0299.

Ip AK, Ho FY, Yeung WF, Chung KF, Ng CH, Oliver G, Sarris J. Effects of a group-based lifestyle medicine for depression: A pilot randomized controlled trial. PloS ONE. 2021 Oct; 8;16(10):e0258059. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0258059

Jacob L, Smith L, Armstrong NC, Yakkundi A, Barnett Y, Butler L, McDermott DT, Koyanagi A, Shin JI, Meyer J, Firth J, Remes O, López-Sánchez GF, Tully MA. Alcohol use and mental health during covid-19 lockdown: A cross-sectional study in a sample of uk adults. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021;219. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108488.

Lim S, Smith CA, Costello MF, MacMillan F, Moran L, Teede H, Ee C. Health literacy needs in weight management of women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Health Promot J Austr. 2021;32 Suppl 1:41-8. DOI: 10.1002/hpja.349.

Ma R, Romano E, Vancampfort D, Firth J, Stubbs B, Koyanagi A. Physical multimorbidity and social participation in adults aged ≥65 years from six low- and middle-income countries. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2021:gbab056. DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbab056.

Marx W, Lane M, Hockey M, Aslam H, Berk M, Walder K, Borsini A, Firth J, Pariante CM, Berding K, Cryan JF, Clarke G, Craig JM, Su KP, Mischoulon D, Gomez-Pinilla F, Foster JA, Cani PD, Thuret S, Staudacher HM, Sánchez-Villegas A, Arshad H, Akbaraly T, O'Neil A, Segasby T, Jacka FN. Diet and depression: Exploring the biological mechanisms of action. Mol Psychiatry. 2021;26(1):134-50. DOI: 10.1038/s41380-020-00925-x.

Meng Q, Araby S, Oh JA, Chand A, Zhang X, Kenelak V, Ma J, Liu T, Ma J. Accurate self-damage detection by electrically conductive epoxy/graphene nanocomposite film. J Appl Polym Sci. 2021. DOI: 10.1002/app.50452.

Mirhadi E, Roufogalis BD, Banach M, Barati M, Sahebkar A. Resveratrol: Mechanistic and therapeutic perspectives in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pharmacol Res. 2021;163:105287. DOI: 10.1016/j.phrs.2020.105287.

Naehrig DN, Dhillon HM, Asher R, Grimison P, Grant S, Lacey J. Patient-reported outcome measures and supportive care need assessment in patients attending an Australian comprehensive care centre: A multi-method study. Support Care Cancer. 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s00520-021-06028-9.

Nguyen J, Hunter J, Smith DL, Harnett JE. Can we all speak the same 'language' for our patients' sake? Feedback on interprofessional communication and related resources. Glob Adv Health Med. 2021;10:2164956121992338. DOI: 10.1177/2164956121992338.

Perkins D, Sarris J, Rossell S, Bonomo Y, Forbes D, Davey C, Hoyer D, Loo C, Murray G, Hood S, Schubert V, Galvão-Coelho NL, O'Donnell M, Carter O, Liknaitzky P, Williams M, Siskind D, Penington D, Berk M, Castle D. Medicinal psychedelics for mental health and addiction: Advancing research of an emerging paradigm. Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2021:4867421998785. DOI: 10.1177/0004867421998785.

Perkins D, Schubert V, Simonová H, Tófoli LF, Bouso JC, Horák M, Galvão-Coelho NL, Sarris J. Influence of context and setting on the mental health and wellbeing outcomes of ayahuasca drinkers: Results of a large international survey. Front Pharmacol. 2021;12:623979. DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2021.623979.

Purton T, Staskova L, Lane MM, Dawson SL, West M, Firth J, Clarke G, Cryan JF, Berk M, O'Neil A, Dean O, Hadi A, Honan C, Marx W. Prebiotic and probiotic supplementation and the tryptophan-kynurenine pathway: A systematic review and meta analysis. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2021;123:1-13. DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2020.12.026.

Rosenbaum S, McKeon G, Stubbs B, Teychenne M, Parker A, Stanton R, Schuch F, Mistry A, Steel Z, Firth J. Redefining mental healthcare: Going multidisciplinary to manage multimorbidity. Br J Sports Med. 2021;55(1):7-8. DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2019-101691.

Rosson S, Monaco F, Miola A, Cascino G, Stubbs B, Correll CU, Firth J, Ermis C, Perrotti A, Marciello F, Carvalho AF, Brunoni AR, Fusar-Poli P, Fornaro M, Gentile G, Granziol U, Pigato G, Favaro A, Solmi M. Longitudinal course of depressive, anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms after heart surgery: A meta-analysis of 94 studies. Psychosom Med. 2021;83(1):85-93. DOI: 10.1097/psy.0000000000000872.

Sabag A, Barr L, Armour M, Armstrong A, Baker CJ, Twigg SM, Chang D, Hackett DA, Keating SE, George J, Johnson NA. The effect of high-intensity interval training versus moderate-intensity continuous training on liver fat: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2021 Nov 1. DOI: 10.1210/clinem/dgab795.

Sabag A, Chang D, Johnson NA. Growth hormone as a potential mediator of aerobic exercise-induced reductions in visceral adipose tissue. Front Physiol. 2021;12:623570. DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2021.623570.

Sabag A, Keating SE, Way KL, Sultana RN, Lanting SM, Twigg SM, Johnson NA. The association between cardiorespiratory fitness, liver fat and insulin resistance in adults with or without type 2 diabetes: a cross sectional-analysis. BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabil. 2021;13(1):40. DOI: 10.1186/s13102-021-00261-9.

Sabag A, Little JP, Johnson NA. Low-volume high-intensity interval training for cardiometabolic health. J Physiol. 2021. DOI: 10.1113/JP281210.

Sabag A, Lovell R, Walsh NP, Grantham N, Lacome M, Buchheit M. Upper-body resistance training following soccer match play: Compatible, complementary, or contraindicated? Int J Sports Physiol Perform. 2021;16(2):165. DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2020-0762.

Sarris J, Marx W, Ashton MM, Ng CH, Galvao-Coelho N, Ayati Z, Zhang ZJ, Kasper S, Ravindran A, Harvey BH, Lopresti A, Mischoulon D, Amsterdam J, Yatham LN, Berk M. Plant-based medicines (phytoceuticals) in the treatment of psychiatric disorders: A meta-review of meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials: Les médicaments à base de plantes (phytoceutiques) dans le traitement des troubles psychiatriques: Une méta-revue des méta-analyses d'essais randomisés contrôlés. Can J Psychiatry. 2021:706743720979917. DOI: 10.1177/0706743720979917.

Sarris J, Perkins D, Cribb L, Schubert V, Opaleye E, Bouso JC, Scheidegger M, Aicher H, Simonova H, Horák M, Galvão-Coelho NL, Castle D, Tófoli LF. Ayahuasca use and reported effects on depression and anxiety symptoms: An international cross-sectional study of 11,912 consumers. J Affect Disord Rep. 2021;4:100098. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadr.2021.100098.

Savage K, Kingshott D, Gubko A, Thee AW, Burjawi T, Croft K, Sarris J, Stough C. The relationship between oxidative stress and anxiety in a healthy older population. Exp Aging Res. 2021:1-25. DOI: 10.1080/0361073x.2021.1883966.

Sinclair J, Collett L, Abbott J, Pate DW, Sarris J, Armour M (2021) Effects of cannabis ingestion on endometriosis-associated pelvic pain and related symptoms. PLoS ONE. 2021 Oct; 16(10):e0258940. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0258940

Steel KA, Anderson DI, Smith CA, Ellem E, Liu KPY, Morrison-Gurza A, Dune T, Fairley LH. Potential value of customized video self-modelling for motor skill learning in individuals with cerebral palsy: A case-study approach. Percept Mot Skills. 2021:315125211012810. DOI: 10.1177/00315125211012810.

Steiner GZ, George ES, Metri NJ, MacMillan F, Dubois S, Moyle W, et al.  Use of complementary medicines and lifestyle approaches by people living with dementia: Exploring experiences, motivations and attitudes. International Journal of Older People Nursing. 2021 Sep; 16(5):e12378. DOI:10.1111/opn.12378

Swinnen N, Vandenbulcke M, de Bruin ED, Akkerman R, Stubbs B, Firth J, Vancampfort D. The efficacy of exergaming in people with major neurocognitive disorder residing in long-term care facilities: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2021;13(1):70. DOI: 10.1186/s13195-021-00806-7.

Trott M, Jackson SE, Firth J, Jacob L, Grabovac I, Mistry A, Stubbs B, Smith L. A comparative meta-analysis of the prevalence of exercise addiction in adults with and without indicated eating disorders. Eat Weight Disord. 2021;26(1):37-46. DOI: 10.1007/s40519-019-00842-1.

Trott M, Johnstone J, Firth J, Grabovac I, McDermott D, Smith L. Prevalence and correlates of body dysmorphic disorder in health club users in the presence vs absence of eating disorder symptomology. Eat Weight Disord. 2021;26(4):1169-1177. DOI: 10.1007/s40519-020-01018-y.

van der Burg KP, Cribb L, Firth J, Karmacoska D, Sarris J. Nutrient and genetic biomarkers of nutraceutical treatment response in mood and psychotic disorders: a systematic review. Nutr Neurosci. 2021;24(4):279-295. DOI: 10.1080/1028415X.2019.1625222.

Vancampfort D, Sánchez CPR, Hallgren M, Schuch F, Firth J, Rosenbaum S, Van Damme T, Stubbs B. Dropout from exercise randomized controlled trials among people with anxiety and stress-related disorders: A meta-analysis and meta-regression. J Affect Disord. 2021;282:996-1004. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.01.003.

Vancampfort D, Stubbs B, Van Damme T, Smith L, Hallgren M, Schuch F, Deenik J, Rosenbaum S, Ashdown-Franks G, Mugisha J, Firth J. The efficacy of meditation-based mind-body interventions for mental disorders: A meta-review of 17 meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials. J Psychiatr Res. 2021;134:181-91. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2020.12.048.

Vancampfort D, Van Damme T, Firth J, Stubbs B, Schuch F, Suetani S, Arkesteyn A, Van Biesen D. Physical activity correlates in children and adolescents, adults, and older adults with an intellectual disability: a systematic review. Disabil Rehabil. 2021:1-12. DOI: 10.1080/09638288.2021.1909665.

Venigalla M, Roberts TL, Raju R, Mrad M, Bodkin F, Kopp K, Doyle K, Münch G. Identification of tetragocarbone C and sideroxylin as the most potent anti-inflammatory components of Syncarpia glomulifera. Fitoterapia. 2021;150:104843. DOI: 10.1016/j.fitote.2021.104843.

Wang S, Wang R, Li GQ, Cho JL, Deng Y, Li Y. Myosin light chain kinase mediates intestinal barrier dysfunction following simulated microgravity based on proteomic strategy. J Proteomics. 2021;231:104001. DOI: 10.1016/j.jprot.2020.104001.

Wang W, Jin Y, Liu X, Chen F, Zheng X, Liu T, Yang Y, Yu H. Endogenous stimuli-activatable nanomedicine for immune theranostics for cancer. Adv Funct Mater. 2021. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202100386.

Warren B, Sarris J, Mulder RT, Rucklidge JJ. Pyroluria: Fact or fiction? J Altern Complement Med. 2021. DOI: 10.1089/acm.2020.0151.

Wong VW, Ho FY, Shi NK, Sarris J, Chung KF, Yeung WF. Lifestyle medicine for depression: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Affect Disord. 2021;284:203-16. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.02.012.

Xu X, Shi Z, Liu G, Chang D, Inglis SC, Hall JJ, Schutte AE, Byles JE, Parker D. The joint effects of diet and dietary supplements in relation to obesity and cardiovascular disease over a 10-year follow-up: A longitudinal study of 69,990 participants in Australia. Nutrients. 2021;13(3):944. DOI: 10.3390/nu13030944.

Yang H, Liu T, Xu Y, Su G, Liu T, Yu Y, Xu B. Protein corona precoating on redox-responsive chitosan-based nano-carriers for improving the therapeutic effect of nucleic acid drugs. Carbohydr Polym. 2021;265:118071. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2021.118071.

Yosaee S, Keshtkaran Z, Abdollahi S, Shidfar F, Sarris J, Soltani S. The effect of vitamin C supplementation on mood status in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2021;71:36-42. DOI: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2021.04.006.

Zhao Y, Wang K, Zheng Y, Zeng X, Lim YC, Liu T. Co-delivery of salinomycin and curcumin for cancer stem cell treatment by inhibition of cell proliferation, cell cycle arrest, and epithelial-mesenchymal transition. Front Chem. 2020;8:601649. DOI: 10.3389/fchem.2020.601649.

Zheng L, Godbee K, Steiner GZ, Daylight G, Ee C, Hill TY, Hohenberg MI, Lautenschlager NT, McDonald K, Pond D, Radford K, Anstey KJ, Peters R. Dementia risk reduction in practice: The knowledge, opinions and perspectives of Australian healthcare providers. Aust J Prim Health. 2021. DOI: 10.1071/PY20189.

Zheng X, Jin Y, Liu X, Liu T, Wang W, Yu H. Photoactivatable nanogenerators of reactive species for cancer therapy. Bioact Mater. 2021;6(12):4301-4318. DOI: 10.1016/j.bioactmat.2021.04.030.

Zheng YF, Zhou X, Chang D, Bhuyan DJ, Zhang JP, Yu WZ, Jiang XS, Seto SW, Yeon SY, Li J, Li CG. A novel tri-culture model for neuroinflammation. J Neurochem. 2021;156(2):249-61. DOI: 10.1111/jnc.15171.

Zhou X, Fu L, Wang P, Yang L, Zhu X, Li CG. Drug-herb interactions between scutellaria baicalensis and pharmaceutical drugs: Insights from experimental studies, mechanistic actions to clinical applications. Biomed Pharmacother. 2021;138:111445. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopha.2021.111445.