Published Papers


Papers are organized by topic and by year of publication.  Click on the citation to read the abstract on PubMed (if indexed) or on the journal website.  Please email if you would like a .pdf version of an article.



  • Yang T, Zhao G, Mao R, Huang J, Xu X, Su Y, Zhu N, Zhou R, Lin X, Xia W, Wang F, Liu R, Wang X, Huang Z, Wang Y, Hu Y, Cao L,Yuan C, Wang Z, Lam RW, Chen J. The association of duration and severity of disease with executive function: differences between drug-naïve patients with bipolar and unipolar depression. Journal of Affective Disorders 2018; 238:412-17.
  • Morton E, Murray G, Michalak EE, Lam RW, Beaulieu S, Sharma V, Cervantes P, Parikh SV, Yatham LN. Quality of life in bipolar disorder: Towards a dynamic understanding. Psychological Medicine 2018; 48:1111-18.
  • Blumberger DM, Vila-Rodriguez F, Thorpe K, Feffer K, Noda Y, Giacobbe P, Knyahnytska Y, Kennedy SH, Lam RW, Daskalakis ZJ, Downar J. Theta burst versus high frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation effectiveness evaluation in depression (THREE-D): a randomized non-inferiority trial. Lancet 2018; 391:1683-1692.
  • Yatham LN, Kennedy SH, Parikh SV, Schaffer A, Bond DJ, Frey BN, SharmaV, Goldstein BI, Rej S, Beaulieu S, Alda M, MacQueen G, Milev RV, Ravindran A, O’Donovan C, McIntosh D, Lam RW, Vazquez G, Kapczinski F, McIntyre RS, Kozicky J, Kanba S, Lafer B, Suppes T, Calabrese JR, Vieta E, Malhi G, Post RM, Berk M. Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) / International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD) 2018 guidelines for the management of patients with bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders 2018; 20:97-170.
  • Ng C, Goodenow MM, Greenshaw AJ, Upshall P, Lam RW. Inclusion of mental health in global economic development. BJPsych International, published online 21 March 2018.
  • Cha DS, Carmona N, Subramaniapillai M, Mansur RB, Lee Y, Lee JH, Lee JG, Rosenblat JD, Shekotikhina M, Park C, Rong C, Greer TL, Lam R, Baune BT, Harrison JE, McIntyre RS. Cognitive impairment as measured by the THINC-integrated tool (THINC-it): Association with psychosocial function in major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders 2018; 222:14-20.


Cognition in Mood Disorders:

Work and psychosocial functioning in Mood Disorders:

  •  Lam RW, McLeod J, Woo C, Michalak EE, Yatham LN, Bond DJ: A Systematic Review of the Treatment Effects of Antidepressants on Occupational Functioning. Poster presented to the International Society for Affective Disorders, 2012.

Quality of Life (QoL):

Employee Assistance Programs:

  • Preece M, Cayley PM, Scheuchl U, Lam RW: The relevance of an Employee Assistance Program to the treatment of workplace depression. Journal of Workplace Behavioral Health 21:67-77, 2005.

Treatment studies:

  • Hadjipavlou G, Lam RW: CANMAT Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Major Depressive Disorder in Adults: A Summary of Pharmacotherapy Recommendations. Mood & Anxiety Rounds, 2009.

Rating Scales:


  • Working with Depression: A clinical research program on workplace depression