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A pilot study of the utility of cerebrospinal fluid neurofilament light chain in differentiating neurodegenerative from psychiatric disorders: A 'C-reactive protein' for psychiatrists and neurologists?Read more
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Cerebrospinal fluid neurofilament light chain is elevated in Niemann-Pick type C compared ..
Beyond: Investigating The Clinical Utility Of Biomarkers And Other Novel Tests In Younger-..
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Younger-Onset Dementia: Improving Patient And Care Outcomes Through Advancements In Diagnosis And The Identificaiton Of Genetic And Environmental Factors Which Influence Outcomes
This project aims to fully characterise symptoms of YOD and correlate these with existing and novel investigations. Carers' needs,including ..
Displaying the 62 most recent scholarly works by Samantha Loi.
A pilot study of the utility of cerebrospinal fluid neurofilament light chain in differentiating neurodegenerative from psychiatric disorders: A 'C-reactive protein' for psychiatrists and neurologists?
Dhamidhu Eratne, Samantha M Loi, Nirbaanjot Walia, Sarah Farrand, Qiao-Xin Li, Shiji Varghese, Mark Walterfang, Andrew Evans, Ramon Mocellin, Kunal Dhiman, Veer Gupta, Charles B Malpas, Steven Collins, Colin L Masters, Dennis Velakoulis
Journal article | 2020 | Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
OBJECTIVE: Neurofilament light has shown promise as a biomarker for diagnosis, staging and prognosis in a wide range of neurologic..
Cerebrospinal fluid neurofilament light chain is elevated in Niemann-Pick type C compared to psychiatric disorders and healthy controls and may be a marker of treatment response
Dhamidhu Eratne, Samantha M Loi, Qiao-Xin Li, Shiji Varghese, Amelia McGlade, Steven Collins, Colin L Masters, Dennis Velakoulis, Mark Walterfang
Journal article | 2019 | Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
'I know they are not trained in dementia': Addressing the need for specialist dementia training for home care workers
Meg Polacsek, Anita Goh, Sue Malta, Brendan Hallam, Luke Gahan, Claudia Cooper, Lee-Fay Low, Gill Livingston, Anita Panayiotou, Samantha Loi, Maho Omoro, Steven Savvas, Frances Batchelor, David Ames, Colleen Doyle, Sam Scherer, Briony Dow
Journal article | 2019 | Health & Social Care in the Community
Global population ageing has meant a rapid increase in the numbers of older people with dementia, most of whom live in their own h..
Non-invasive in vivo hyperspectral imaging of the retina for potential biomarker use in Alzheimer's disease
Xavier Hadoux, Flora Hui, Jeremiah KH Lim, Colin L Masters, Alice Pebay, Sophie Chevalier, Jason Ha, Samantha Loi, Christopher J Fowler, Christopher Rowe, Victor L Villemagne, Edward N Taylor, Christopher Fluke, Jean-Paul Soucy, Frederic Lesage, Jean-Philippe Sylvestre, Pedro Rosa-Neto, Sulantha Mathotaarachchi, Serge Gauthier, Ziad S Nasreddine, et al.
Journal article | 2019 | Nature Communications
A pilot study exploring staff acceptability of a socially assistive robot in a residential care facility that accommodates people under 65 years old
Samantha M Loi, Alice Bennett, Marta Pearce, Nguyen Khanh, Nicola T Lautenschlager, Rajiv Khosla, Dennis Velakoulis
Journal article | 2018 | International Psychogeriatrics
Deep brain stimulation for severe treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder: An open-label case series
Sarah Farrand, Andrew H Evans, Simone Mangelsdorf, Samantha M Loi, Ramon Mocellin, Adam Borham, JoAnne Bevilacqua, Scott Blair-West, Mark A Walterfang, Richard G Bittar, Dennis Velakoulis
Journal article | 2018 | Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
High and low levels of an NTRK2-driven genetic profile affect motor- and cognition-associated frontal gray matter in prodromal Huntington’s disease
JA Ciarochi, J Liu, V Calhoun, H Johnson, M Misiura, HJ Bockholt, FA Espinoza, A Caprihan, S Plis, JA Turner, JS Paulsen, JD Long, HJ Johnson, T Brashers-Krug, P Danzer, A Miller, K Montross, D Harrington, H Westervelt, E Aylward, et al.
Journal article | 2018 | Brain Sciences
A pilot study investigating the feasibility of symptom assessment manager (SAM), a Web-based real-time tool for monitoring challenging behaviors
Samantha M Loi, Sangeeth Wanasinghage, Anita Goh, Nicola T Lautenschlager, David G Darby, Dennis Velakoulis
Journal article | 2018 | International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
Modern technology to support carers of care recipients with dementia or functional mental illness: promising progress, but a long road ahead
Nicola T Lautenschlager, Janine Diehl-Schmid, Samantha M Loi, Johannes Mayer, Maria Tensil, Alexander F Kurz
Journal article | 2017 | International Psychogeriatrics
Getting started in research: systematic reviews and meta-analyses
Stephen Kisely, Alice Chang, Jim Crowe, Cherrie Galletly, Peter Jenkins, Samantha Loi, Jeffrey C Looi, Matthew D Macfarlane, Ness McVie, Stephen Parker, Brian Power, Dan Siskind, Geoff Smith, Sally Merry, Stephen Macfarlane
Journal article | 2015 | Australasian Psychiatry
Intra-individual Variability in Prodromal Huntington Disease and Its Relationship to Genetic Burden
Mandi Musso, Holly James Westervelt, Jeffrey D Long, Erin Morgan, Steven Paul Woods, Megan M Smith, Wenjing Lu, Jane S Paulsen
Journal article | 2015 | Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society
Regionally selective atrophy of subcortical structures in prodromal HD as revealed by statistical shape analysis
Laurent Younes, J Tilak Ratnanather, Timothy Brown, Elizabeth Aylward, Peg Nopoulos, Hans Johnson, Vincent A Magnotta, Jane S Paulsen, Russell L Margolis, Roger L Albin, Michael I Miller, Christopher A Ross
Journal article | 2014 | Human Brain Mapping
Improving mood through physical activity for carers and care recipients (IMPACCT): protocol for a randomised trial Commentary
Briony Dow, Kirsten Moore, Melissa Russell, David Ames, Elizabeth Cyarto, Terry Haines, Keith Hill, Nicola T Lautenschlager, Lynette Mackenzie, Susan Williams, Samantha Loi
Journal article | 2013 | Journal of Physiotherapy
Regional atrophy associated with cognitive and motor function in prodromal Huntington disease.
Elizabeth H Aylward, Deborah L Harrington, James A Mills, Peggy C Nopoulos, Christopher A Ross, Jeffrey D Long, Dawei Liu, Holly K Westervelt, Jane S Paulsen, undefined PREDICT-HD Investigators and Coordinators of the Huntington Study Group
Journal article | 2013 | Journal of Huntington's Disease
BACKGROUND: Neuroimaging studies suggest that volumetric MRI measures of specific brain structures may serve as excellent biomarke..
Development of the Huntington disease work function scale.
Bradley Brossman, Janet K Williams, Nancy Downing, James A Mills, Jane S Paulsen, undefined PREDICT-HD Investigators and Coordinators of the Huntington Study Group
Journal article | 2012 | Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
OBJECTIVE: A work function measure specific for persons with prodromal Huntington disease (HD) was created to assist with workplac..
Cognitive domains that predict time to diagnosis in prodromal Huntington disease.
Deborah Lynn Harrington, Megan M Smith, Ying Zhang, Noelle E Carlozzi, Jane S Paulsen, undefined PREDICT-HD Investigators of the Huntington Study Group
Journal article | 2012 | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
BACKGROUND: Prodromal Huntington's disease (prHD) is associated with a myriad of cognitive changes but the domains that best predi..
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Honours, Awards and Fellowships
FRANZCP - Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
MRANZCP - Member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Senior Research Fellow
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
MASTERS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE
University of Melbourne
BACHELOR OF MEDICINE, BACHELOR OF SURGERY
BACHELOR OF MEDICAL SCIENCE