Evdokia Anagnostou

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intranasal oxytocin in the treatment of autism spectrum disorders: a review of literature and early safety and efficacy data in youth
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, University of Toronto, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, ON, Canada M4G 1R8 Electronic address
    Brain Res 1580:188-98. 2014
  2. pmc Intranasal oxytocin versus placebo in the treatment of adults with autism spectrum disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L, Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Mol Autism 3:16. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Medical treatment overview: traditional and novel psycho-pharmacological and complementary and alternative medications
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Canada
    Curr Opin Pediatr 23:621-7. 2011
  4. pmc Review of neuroimaging in autism spectrum disorders: what have we learned and where we go from here
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, University of Toronto, 150 Kilgour Rd, Toronto, ON, M4G 1R8, Canada
    Mol Autism 2:4. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Factor analysis of repetitive behaviors in Autism as measured by the Y-BOCS
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Dept of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:332-9. 2011
  6. pmc Divalproex sodium vs placebo for the treatment of irritability in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Montefiore Medical Center University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Child Psychiatry Annex, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:990-8. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam versus placebo in childhood and adolescent autism: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Stacey Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 21:363-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Divalproex sodium vs. placebo in the treatment of repetitive behaviours in autism spectrum disorder
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:209-13. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Oxytocin increases retention of social cognition in autism
    Eric Hollander
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:498-503. 2007
  10. pmc Impaired structural connectivity of socio-emotional circuits in autism spectrum disorders: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Stephanie H Ameis
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e28044. 2011

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Intranasal oxytocin in the treatment of autism spectrum disorders: a review of literature and early safety and efficacy data in youth
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, University of Toronto, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, ON, Canada M4G 1R8 Electronic address
    Brain Res 1580:188-98. 2014
    ..We review the literature for oxytocin and ASD and report on early dosing, safety and efficacy data of multi-dose oxytocin on aspects of social cognition/function, as well as repetitive behaviors and co-occurring anxiety within ASD...
  2. pmc Intranasal oxytocin versus placebo in the treatment of adults with autism spectrum disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L, Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Mol Autism 3:16. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  3. doi request reprint Medical treatment overview: traditional and novel psycho-pharmacological and complementary and alternative medications
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Canada
    Curr Opin Pediatr 23:621-7. 2011
    ..50-70% of this population also receives biologically based complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). The data evaluating such practices are being reviewed...
  4. pmc Review of neuroimaging in autism spectrum disorders: what have we learned and where we go from here
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Bloorview Research Institute, University of Toronto, 150 Kilgour Rd, Toronto, ON, M4G 1R8, Canada
    Mol Autism 2:4. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Factor analysis of repetitive behaviors in Autism as measured by the Y-BOCS
    Evdokia Anagnostou
    Dept of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:332-9. 2011
    ..These findings are another step in the effort to identify genetically and biologically distinct groups within this population...
  6. pmc Divalproex sodium vs placebo for the treatment of irritability in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Montefiore Medical Center University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Child Psychiatry Annex, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:990-8. 2010
    ..This study suggests the efficacy of divalproex for the treatment of irritability in children and adolescents with ASD. Larger sample follow-up studies are warranted...
  7. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam versus placebo in childhood and adolescent autism: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Stacey Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 21:363-7. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that levetiracetam does not improve behavioral disturbances of autism, but are limited by the small sample size and lack of stratification of the autistic sample at baseline...
  8. ncbi request reprint Divalproex sodium vs. placebo in the treatment of repetitive behaviours in autism spectrum disorder
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:209-13. 2006
    ..616). This study provides preliminary support for the use of divalproex in treating repetitive behaviours in ASD. Further research is needed to evaluate the specificity and mechanism of action of these findings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oxytocin increases retention of social cognition in autism
    Eric Hollander
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:498-503. 2007
    ..This study explored the effect of intravenous oxytocin administration on the retention of social information in autism...
  10. pmc Impaired structural connectivity of socio-emotional circuits in autism spectrum disorders: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Stephanie H Ameis
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e28044. 2011
    ..Here, we used diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) and tract based spatial statistics (TBSS) to evaluate white matter microstructure in ASD...
  11. doi request reprint A double-blind placebo-controlled trial of fluoxetine for repetitive behaviors and global severity in adult autism spectrum disorders
    Eric Hollander
    Autism and Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:292-9. 2012
    ..The effects of fluoxetine and placebo on repetitive behaviors and global severity were compared in adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs)...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of diagnosis, age, and symptom severity on cortical surface area in the cingulate cortex and insula in autism spectrum disorders
    Krissy A R Doyle-Thomas
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Neurol 28:732-9. 2013
    ..Results suggest atypical surface morphometry in brain regions involved in social function, which appeared to be related to poorer social ability scores...
  13. pmc The 5-HT(2A) receptor and serotonin transporter in Asperger's disorder: A PET study with [¹¹C]MDL 100907 and [¹¹C]DASB
    Ragy R Girgis
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:230-4. 2011
    ..This study failed to find significant alterations in binding parameters of 5-HT(2A) receptors and serotonin transporters in adult subjects with Asperger's disorder...
  14. pmc Investigating the autonomic nervous system response to anxiety in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Azadeh Kushki
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e59730. 2013
    ....
  15. pmc A randomized, placebo controlled trial of omega-3 fatty acids in the treatment of young children with autism
    Deepali Mankad
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, M4G 1R8 ON Canada
    Mol Autism 6:18. 2015
    ..In the absence of any medications known to improve core symptom domains, parents often use complementary alternative treatments, including omega-3 fatty acid supplements...
  16. doi request reprint Brief report: Repetitive behaviours in Greek individuals with autism spectrum disorder
    Stelios Georgiades
    Offord Centre for Child Studies and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:903-6. 2010
    ..These factors are most likely located at the top of the RRB structural hierarchy and represent general, independent constructs of ASD behaviours that can be identified not only across studies but also across cultures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Striatal volume on magnetic resonance imaging and repetitive behaviors in autism
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Annenberg Bldg, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:226-32. 2005
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Statistical persistence and timing characteristics of repetitive circle drawing in children with ASD
    Amanda Fleury
    Institute of Biomedical and Biomaterials Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 16:245-54. 2013
    ..The objective of this research is to study the statistical persistence and temporal dynamics of a circle drawing task in children with ASD...
  19. doi request reprint New models for considering the role of medication in the treatment and elucidation of the etiology of autism
    Sharon Smile
    Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:726-31. 2012
    ..This paper evaluates potential models for translating information from the biology of ASD to pharmacological treatments...
  20. doi request reprint Atypical functional brain connectivity during rest in autism spectrum disorders
    Krissy A R Doyle-Thomas
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto, Ontario Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Ann Neurol 77:866-76. 2015
    ..However, study of this network has largely been limited to adults; research earlier in development is lacking. The objective of this study was to examine DMN connectivity in children/adolescents with ASD...
  21. doi request reprint The NeuroDevNet Autism Spectrum Disorders Demonstration Project
    Lonnie Zwaigenbaum
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 18:40-8. 2011
    ..We believe that this research has the potential to transform assessment and care for individuals with ASD...
  22. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of inhibitory control continue to mature in adolescence
    Anjili S Vara
    Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Centre, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 10:129-39. 2014
    ..These findings of delayed recruitment of canonical inhibitory control areas with supplementary and prolonged involvement of temporal areas in adolescents compared to adults indicate an immature inhibitory network even in adolescence. ..
  23. doi request reprint White matter and development in children with an autism spectrum disorder
    Kathleen M Mak-Fan
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto and Diagnostic Imaging, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Autism 17:541-57. 2013
    ....
  24. pmc In vivo 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of the attentional networks in autism
    Silvia Bernardi
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Brain Res 1380:198-205. 2011
    ..This study provides evidence of abnormalities in neurotransmission related to networks subserving executive control and alerting of attention, functions which have been previously implicated in ASD pathogenesis...
  25. doi request reprint Use of psychotropic medication in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Daniel L Coury
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Timken G 350, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2696, USA
    Pediatrics 130:S69-76. 2012
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Handwriting difficulties in children with autism spectrum disorders: a scoping review
    Azadeh Kushki
    Bloorview Research Institute, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, 150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, ON, M4G 1R8, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:1706-16. 2011
    ..Moreover, diminished overall legibility and compromised letter formation are emerging points of convergence among existing studies of handwriting quality in children with ASD...