BALDACCHINO A, BALFOUR DJ, MATTHEWS K. Impulsivity and opioid drugs: differential effects of heroin, methadone and prescribed analgesic medication. Psychological Medicine. 2015; 45(6): 1167-1179.

CARSON AJ, STONE J, HANSEN CH, DUNCAN R, CAVANAGH J, MATTHEWS K, MURRAY G, SHARPE M. Somatic symptom count scores do not identify patients with symptoms unexplained by disease: a prospective cohort study of neurology outpatients. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry. 2015; 86(3): 295-301.

CHRISTMAS DMB, MATTHEWS K. Neurosurgical Treatments for Patients with Chronic, Treatment-Refractory Depression: A Retrospective, Consecutive, Case Series Comparison of Anterior Capsulotomy, Anterior Cingulotomy and Vagus Nerve Stimulation. Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery. 2015; 93(6): 387-392.

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. Evidence-based guidelines for treating depressive disorders with antidepressants: A revision of the 2008 British Association for Psychopharmacology guidelines. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 2015; 29(5): 459-525.

FERNANDEZ-PUJALS AM, ADAMS MJ, THOMSON P, MCKECHANIE AG, BLACKWOOD DH, SMITH BH, DOMINICZAK AF, MORRIS AD, MATTHEWS K, CAMPBELL A, LINKSTED P, HALEY CS, DEARY IJ, PORTEOUS DJ, MACINTYRE DJ, MCINTOSH AM. Epidemiology and Heritability of Major Depressive Disorder, Stratified by Age of Onset, Sex, and Illness Course in Generation Scotland: Scottish Family Health Study (GS:SFHS). PLoS One. 2015; 10(11): e0142197.

FINEBERG NA, REGHUNANDANAN S, SIMPSON HB, PHILLIPS KA, RICHTER MA, MATTHEWS K, STEIN DJ, SAREEN J, BROWN A, SOOKMAN D. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): Practical strategies for pharmacological and somatic treatment in adults. Psychiatry Research. 2015; 227(1): 114-125.

GRADIN VB, PEREZ A, MACFARLANE JA, CAVIN I, WAITER G, ENGELMANN J, DRITSCHEL B, POMI A, MATTHEWS K, STEELE JD. Abnormal brain responses to social fairness in depression: an fMRI study using the Ultimatum Game. Psychological Medicine. 2015; 45(06): 1241-1251.

JOHNSTON BA, COGHILL D, MATTHEWS K, STEELE JD. Predicting methylphenidate response in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a preliminary study. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 2015; 29(1): 24-30.

JOHNSTON BA, STEELE JD, TOLOMEO S, CHRISTMAS D, MATTHEWS K. Structural MRI-Based Predictions in Patients with Treatment-Refractory Depression (TRD). PLoS One. 2015; 10(7): e0132958.

JOHNSTON BA, TOLOMEO S, GRADIN V, CHRISTMAS D, MATTHEWS K, STEELE JD. Failure of hippocampal deactivation during loss events in treatment-resistant depression. Brain. 2015; 138(Pt 9): 2766-76.

MCKAY D, SOOKMAN D, NEZIROGLU F, WILHELM S, STEIN DJ, KYRIOS M, MATTHEWS K, VEALE D. Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychiatry Research. 2015; 225(3): 236-246.

NETWORK AND PATHWAY ANALYSIS SUBGROUP OF PSYCHIATRIC GENOMICS CONSORTIUM. Psychiatric genome-wide association study analyses implicate neuronal, immune and histone pathways. Nature Neuroscience. 2015; 18(2): 199-209.

NUTT R, KIDD B, MATTHEWS K. Assessing the Adherence to Guidelines of Media Reporting of Suicide Using a Novel Instrument - the “Risk of Imitative Suicide Scale” (RISc). Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2015; 45(3): 360-375.


Swan JS, MacVicar R, Christmas D, Durham R, Rauchhaus P, McCullough Jr JP, Matthews K. Cognitive Behavioural Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP) for chronic depression: Clinical characteristics and six month clinical outcomes in an open case series. Journal of Affective Disorders 2014;152-154(1):268-276.

Sokunbi MO, Gradin VB, Waiter GD, Cameron GG, Ahearn TS, Murray AD, Steele DJ, Staff RT. Nonlinear complexity analysis of brain FMRI signals in schizophrenia. PLoS One 2014;9(5):e95146.

Nuttin B, Wu H, Mayberg H, Hariz M, Gabriëls L, Galert T, Merkel R, Kubu C, Vilela-Filho O, Matthews K, Taira T, Lozano AM, Schechtmann G, Doshi P, Broggi G, Régis J, Alkhani A, Sun B, Eljamel S, Schulder M, Kaplitt M, Eskandar E, Rezai A, Krauss JK, Hilven P, Schuurman R, Ruiz P, Chang JW, Cosyns P, Lipsman N, Voges J, Cosgrove R, Li Y, Schlaepfer T. Consensus on guidelines for stereotactic neurosurgery for psychiatric disorders [In Press]. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 2014.

Nutt R, Kidd B, Matthews K. Assessing the Adherence to Guidelines of Media Reporting of Suicide Using a Novel Instrument—the “Risk of Imitative Suicide Scale” (RISc) [In Press]. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior 2014.

Johnston BA, Mwangi B, Matthews K, Coghill D, Konrad K, Steele JD. Brainstem abnormalities in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder support high accuracy individual diagnostic classification [In Press]. Human Brain Mapping 2014.

Gradin VB, Baldacchino A, Balfour D, Matthews K, Steele JD. Abnormal brain activity during a reward and loss task in opiate-dependent patients receiving methadone maintenance therapy. Neuropsychopharmacology 2014;39(4):885-894.

Coghill DR, Seth S, Matthews K. A comprehensive assessment of memory, delay aversion, timing, inhibition, decision making and variability in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: advancing beyond the three-pathway models. Psychological Medicine 2014;44(9):1989-2001.


Hazari H, Christmas D, Matthews K. The clinical utility of different quantitative methods for measuring treatment resistance in major depression. Journal of Affective Disorders 2013;150(2):231-236.

Gradin VB, Waiter G, O'connor A, Romaniuk L, Stickle C, Matthews K, Hall J, Douglas Steele J. Salience network-midbrain dysconnectivity and blunted reward signals in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging 2013;211(2):104-111.

Christmas D, Steele JD, Tolomeo S, Eljamel MS, Matthews K. Vagus nerve stimulation for chronic major depressive disorder: 12-month outcomes in highly treatment-refractory patients. Journal of Affective Disorders 2013;150(3):1221-1225.

Brydges NM, Whalley HC, Jansen MA, Merrifield GD, Wood ER, Lawrie SM, Wynne S-M, Day M, Fleetwood-Walker S, Steele D, Marshall I, Hall J, Holmes MC. Imaging Conditioned Fear Circuitry Using Awake Rodent fMRI. PLoS ONE 2013;8(1):e54197.

Christmas D, Gabriëls L. Deep Brain Stimulation in Obsessive Compulsive Disorders In: Eljamel S, Slavin K, editors. Neurostimulation: Principles and Practice. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell; 2013. p. 82-88.

Christmas D. Are the conclusions supported by the evidence? British Journal of Psychiatry 2013;202(6):465.

Browne S, Christmas D, Steele JD, Eljamel MS, K. M. Other Brain Stimulation Treatments. In: Waite J, Easton A, editors. The ECT Handbook. 3rd ed. London: Royal College of Psychiatrists; 2013.


Mwangi B, Matthews K, Steele JD. Prediction of illness severity in patients with major depression using structural MR brain scans. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2012;35(1):64-71.

Mwangi B, Ebmeier KP, Matthews K, Douglas Steele J. Multi-centre diagnostic classification of individual structural neuroimaging scans from patients with major depressive disorder. Brain. 2012;135(5):1508-1521.


Christmas D, Eljamel MS, Butler S, Hazari H, MacVicar R, Steele JD, Livingstone A, Matthews K. Long term outcome of thermal anterior capsulotomy for chronic, treatment refractory depression. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 2011; 82:594-600

Sprengelmeyer R, Steele JD, Mwangi B, Kumar P, Christmas D, Milders M, Matthews K. The insular cortex and the neuroanatomy of major depression. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2011;133(1):120-127.

Rhodes SM, Riby DM, Matthews K, Coghill DR. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and Williams syndrome: shared behavioral and neuropsychological profiles. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2011;33(1):147-156.

Gradin VB, Kumar P, Waiter G, Ahearn T, Stickle C, Milders M, Reid I, Hall J, Steele JD. Expected value and prediction error abnormalities in depression and schizophrenia. Brain. 2011;134(6):1751-1764.

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