Helio Elkis

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Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rehospitalization rates of patients with schizophrenia discharged on haloperidol, risperidone or clozapine
    Ana Paula Werneck de Castro
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Hospital, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:207-12. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [Brazilian Consensus on second-generation antipsychotics and metabolic disorders]
    Helio Elkis
    Instituto de Psiquiatria, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:77-85. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Refractory schizophrenia]
    Helio Elkis
    Departamento e Instituto de Psiquiatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:S41-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment-resistant schizophrenia
    Helio Elkis
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School FMUSP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 30:511-33. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of super-refractory schizophrenia: a 6-month cohort observational study
    Jorge Henna Neto
    Institute of Psychiatry, Hospital das Clinicas, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:228-32. 2007
  6. pmc A 6-month randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of a lifestyle intervention for weight gain management in schizophrenia
    Cecília Attux
    Department of Psychiatry, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Rua Machado Bitencourt, 222, Vila Clementino, CEP 04044 000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 13:60. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptoms and disorder in patients with schizophrenia treated with clozapine or haloperidol
    Antonio R Sa
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Compr Psychiatry 50:437-42. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Time to rehospitalization in patients with schizophrenia discharged on first generation antipsychotics, non-clozapine second generation antipsychotics, or clozapine
    Ana Paula Werneck
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Rua Dr Ovidio Pires de Campos 785, Sao Paulo, 05403 010, Brazil
    Psychiatry Res 188:315-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The psychopathological factors of refractory schizophrenia
    Tânia Maria Alves
    Post Graduate Program in Psychiatry, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:108-12. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Conjugated estrogens as adjuvant therapy in the treatment of acute schizophrenia: a double-blind study
    Mario R Louzã
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Rua Dr Ovidio Pires de Campos s n, P O Box 3671, 05403 010 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Schizophr Res 66:97-100. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Rehospitalization rates of patients with schizophrenia discharged on haloperidol, risperidone or clozapine
    Ana Paula Werneck de Castro
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Hospital, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:207-12. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint [Brazilian Consensus on second-generation antipsychotics and metabolic disorders]
    Helio Elkis
    Instituto de Psiquiatria, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:77-85. 2008
    ..Such metabolic effects increase the risk of mortality by cardiovascular disease, which is the leading cause of death among schizophrenic patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Refractory schizophrenia]
    Helio Elkis
    Departamento e Instituto de Psiquiatria, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:S41-7. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment-resistant schizophrenia
    Helio Elkis
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School FMUSP, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 30:511-33. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of super-refractory schizophrenia: a 6-month cohort observational study
    Jorge Henna Neto
    Institute of Psychiatry, Hospital das Clinicas, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:228-32. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize patients with super-refractory schizophrenia according to demographic and psychopathological variables, as compared with patients with refractory schizophrenia or non-refractory subjects...
  6. pmc A 6-month randomized controlled trial to test the efficacy of a lifestyle intervention for weight gain management in schizophrenia
    Cecília Attux
    Department of Psychiatry, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Rua Machado Bitencourt, 222, Vila Clementino, CEP 04044 000, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Psychiatry 13:60. 2013
    ..Patients with schizophrenia have lower longevity than the general population as a consequence of a combination of risk factors connected to the disease, lifestyle and the use of medications, which are related to weight gain...
  7. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptoms and disorder in patients with schizophrenia treated with clozapine or haloperidol
    Antonio R Sa
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Clinical Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Compr Psychiatry 50:437-42. 2009
    ..These results may support an association between the exacerbation of obsessive-compulsive phenomena and the use of clozapine...
  8. doi request reprint Time to rehospitalization in patients with schizophrenia discharged on first generation antipsychotics, non-clozapine second generation antipsychotics, or clozapine
    Ana Paula Werneck
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Rua Dr Ovidio Pires de Campos 785, Sao Paulo, 05403 010, Brazil
    Psychiatry Res 188:315-9. 2011
    ..The risk of rehospitalization in patients on olanzapine and amisulpride, and oral FGA, was similar to that of patients in use of clozapine. These results however, are limited by the heterogeneity of illness severity across the groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint The psychopathological factors of refractory schizophrenia
    Tânia Maria Alves
    Post Graduate Program in Psychiatry, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:108-12. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to elucidate clusters of symptoms in patients with refractory schizophrenia which may also help to assess the patients' therapeutical response...
  10. ncbi request reprint Conjugated estrogens as adjuvant therapy in the treatment of acute schizophrenia: a double-blind study
    Mario R Louzã
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Rua Dr Ovidio Pires de Campos s n, P O Box 3671, 05403 010 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Schizophr Res 66:97-100. 2004
    ..Our negative findings regarding the antipsychotic effect of conjugated estrogens does not preclude, however, a possible efficacy of other estrogens, such as 17-beta-estradiol, in schizophrenia...
  11. doi request reprint Efficacy of olanzapine in comparison with clozapine for treatment-resistant schizophrenia: evidence from a systematic review and meta-analyses
    Juliano S Souza
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    CNS Spectr 18:82-9. 2013
    ..Clozapine is considered the gold standard for the treatment of patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia (TRS); however, randomized controlled trials (RCT) of olanzapine showed efficacy similar to clozapine in patients with TRS...
  12. doi request reprint A preliminary controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy in clozapine-resistant schizophrenia
    Eliza Martha de Paiva Barretto
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, SP 05403 010, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:865-8. 2009
    ..The improvement in psychopathology persisted at 6-month follow-up assessment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptoms among patients with Sydenham chorea
    Fernando R Asbahr
    Department of Psychiatry, Laboratory of Medical Investigation LIM 23, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1073-6. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that OCS occurring in association with SC would be similar to those among patients with tic disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on auditory hallucinations refractory to clozapine
    Marina O Rosa
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo, Faculty of Medicine, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1528-32. 2007
    ..To study the therapeutic effects on auditory hallucinations refractory to clozapine with 1-Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) applied on the left temporoparietal cortex...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reduced cortical folding in schizophrenia: an MRI morphometric study
    Paulo C Sallet
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Rua Dr Ovidio Pires de Campos s n, 05403 010 Sāo Paulo SP, Brazil
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1606-13. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate cortical folding as an index of the neuronal wiring in different subtypes of schizophrenia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Structural brain abnormalities in early-onset schizophrenia
    Maria Cristina Lombardo Ferrari
    Instituto de Psiquiatria, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 64:741-6. 2006
    ..Few studies investigated brain abnormalities in early onset schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the factors interfering with drug treatment compliance among Brazilian patients with schizophrenia
    Moacyr Alexandro Rosa
    Psychiatry Unit, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:178-84. 2005
    ..In order to rate compliance and assess the most significant differences between compliant and noncompliant patients, a Brazilian population of schizophrenic outpatients was followed for one year...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of occupational therapy in patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia
    Patrícia Cardoso Buchain
    Schizophrenia Program and Proerta Projesq Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia Project Institute of Psychiatry of the Hospital das Clínicas of the School of Medicine University of São Paulo FMUSP São Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:26-30. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate if OT is effective when added to a psychopharmacological treatment in TRS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Refractory psychotic symptoms in a patient with homozygous sickle cell disease: a 24-month follow-up
    Pedro Gomes de Alvarenga
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:301-3. 2008
    ..Clozapine was effective in controlling psychotic symptoms refractory to previous antipsychotic trials...
  20. doi request reprint Switching from oral risperidone to flexibly dosed oral paliperidone extended-release: core symptoms, satisfaction, and quality of life in patients with stable but symptomatic schizophrenia: the RISPALI study
    Wagner F Gattaz
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, and Laboratory of Neuroscience LIM27, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil
    Curr Med Res Opin 30:695-709. 2014
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Current clinical research environment: focus on psychiatry
    Sonia Mansoldo Dainesi
    Núcleo de Apoio à Pesquisa Clínica, Hospital das Clinicas, Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:283-90. 2007
    ..Improving the health and quality of life of the global population is certainly the major objective of all of the work done in this area...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and underrecognition of dysthymia among psychiatric outpatients in São Paulo, Brazil
    Belquis Schifnagel Avrichir
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Affect Disord 69:193-9. 2002
    ..This paper presents a study on the prevalence of dysthymia in an outpatient psychiatric population in São Paulo, Brazil, identifying factors associated with the underdiagnosis of dysthymia...
  23. ncbi request reprint Re: Preferential aggregation of obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders in schizophrenia patients with OCD
    Antonio R Sa
    Can J Psychiatry 53:73; author reply 73-4. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Comments on "Weight gain management in patients with schizophrenia during treatment with olanzapine in association with nizatidine"
    Antonio Reis de Sá
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:90; author reply 91. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Rightward cerebral asymmetry in subtypes of schizophrenia according to Leonhard's classification and to DSM-IV: a structural MRI study
    Paulo C Sallet
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Rua Ovídio Pires de Campos s n, São Paulo CEP 05403 010, Brazil
    Psychiatry Res 123:65-79. 2003
    ..Increased VBR values showed a single normal distribution in the subgroups, indicating that ventricular enlargement is not restricted to a subgroup but is present to a certain degree in all cases...