Gisele G Manfro

Summary

Affiliation: Porto Alegre
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between adult social phobia and childhood anxiety
    Gisele Gus Manfro
    Psychiatric Service of the Clinical Hospital of Porto Alegre Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:96-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive-behavioral therapy in panic disorder]
    Gisele Gus Manfro
    Programa de Transtornos de Ansiedade, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:s81-7. 2008
  3. pmc Lack of association between the Serotonin Transporter Promoter Polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) and Panic Disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Carolina Blaya
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Behav Brain Funct 3:41. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Defense mechanisms after brief cognitive-behavior group therapy for panic disorder: one-year follow-up
    Elizeth Heldt
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:540-3. 2007
  5. doi request reprint A pilot study of clonazepam versus psychodynamic group therapy plus clonazepam in the treatment of generalized social anxiety disorder
    Daniela Z Knijnik
    Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcellos 2350, room 400N, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Eur Psychiatry 23:567-74. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Defense style changes with the addition of psychodynamic group therapy to clonazepam in social anxiety disorder
    Daniela Z Knijnik
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:547-51. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of relapse in the second follow-up year post cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder
    Elizeth Heldt
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 33:23-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and treatment outcome in panic disorder: cognitive behavior group therapy effects in patients refractory to medication treatment
    Elizeth Heldt
    Program of Anxiety Disorders, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Psychother Psychosom 75:183-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of milnacipran in panic disorder: an open trial
    Carolina Blaya
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Anxiety Disorders Program, Clinical Hospital of Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:153-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Trauma and defense style as response predictors of pharmacological treatment in panic patients
    Leticia Kipper
    Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcelos 2350, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Eur Psychiatry 22:87-91. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between adult social phobia and childhood anxiety
    Gisele Gus Manfro
    Psychiatric Service of the Clinical Hospital of Porto Alegre Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:96-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of traumas and the presence of childhood anxiety disorders in adult patients with social phobia and investigate their influence on the presentation of the disorder...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive-behavioral therapy in panic disorder]
    Gisele Gus Manfro
    Programa de Transtornos de Ansiedade, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:s81-7. 2008
    ..Cognitive behavioral therapy provides an alternative and efficacious method for treating panic disorder and agoraphobic avoidance. The objective of the study is to describe the use of cognitive behavioral therapy for panic disorder...
  3. pmc Lack of association between the Serotonin Transporter Promoter Polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) and Panic Disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Carolina Blaya
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Behav Brain Funct 3:41. 2007
    ..abstract:..
  4. ncbi request reprint Defense mechanisms after brief cognitive-behavior group therapy for panic disorder: one-year follow-up
    Elizeth Heldt
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:540-3. 2007
    ..359; p = 0.047). These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that defense styles are malleable in short-term treatment and are, at least partially, symptom-state dependent...
  5. doi request reprint A pilot study of clonazepam versus psychodynamic group therapy plus clonazepam in the treatment of generalized social anxiety disorder
    Daniela Z Knijnik
    Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcellos 2350, room 400N, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Eur Psychiatry 23:567-74. 2008
    ..Both psychodynamic group therapy (PGT) and clonazepam are used as treatment strategies in reducing symptoms of generalized social anxiety disorder (GSAD). However, many individuals remain symptomatic after treatment with PGT or clonazepam...
  6. doi request reprint Defense style changes with the addition of psychodynamic group therapy to clonazepam in social anxiety disorder
    Daniela Z Knijnik
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:547-51. 2009
    ..Neurotic defense style can change toward greater adaptiveness with the addition of PGT to clonazepam in GSAD, even in 12 weeks...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of relapse in the second follow-up year post cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder
    Elizeth Heldt
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 33:23-9. 2011
    ..To investigate predictors of relapse two years after a brief cognitive-behavior group therapy in patients with panic disorder who had failed to respond to pharmacologic treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and treatment outcome in panic disorder: cognitive behavior group therapy effects in patients refractory to medication treatment
    Elizeth Heldt
    Program of Anxiety Disorders, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Psychother Psychosom 75:183-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the impact of brief cognitive behavior group therapy (CBGT) for panic disorder on QoL and to identify the clinical features associated with these changes...
  9. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of milnacipran in panic disorder: an open trial
    Carolina Blaya
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Anxiety Disorders Program, Clinical Hospital of Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:153-8. 2007
    ..Although results may be influenced by the open design of this pilot study and by the small sample size, our findings suggest that milnacipran may be effective for the treatment of panic disorder and justify further research...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trauma and defense style as response predictors of pharmacological treatment in panic patients
    Leticia Kipper
    Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcelos 2350, CEP 90035 003, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Eur Psychiatry 22:87-91. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to verify whether history of trauma and defense style are predictors to pharmacological treatment response in PD patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of cognitive-behavioral group therapy and sertraline in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Marcelo B Sousa
    Postgraduate Program in Medical Science, Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and the Anxiety Disorder Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1133-9. 2006
    ..There is no consensus about which of these forms of treatment is more effective. This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of CBGT as compared to that of sertraline in reducing OCD symptoms...
  12. doi request reprint Preliminary evidence of association between EFHC2, a gene implicated in fear recognition, and harm avoidance
    Carolina Blaya
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Department of Psychiatry, Luiz Manoel Gonzaga 630 11, 90470 280 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Neurosci Lett 452:84-6. 2009
    ..In sum, we observed evidence of association between a variant in EFHC2, a gene previously associated with the processing of fear and social threat, and HA. Larger studies are warranted to confirm this association...
  13. ncbi request reprint Treating medication-resistant panic disorder: predictors and outcome of cognitive-behavior therapy in a Brazilian public hospital
    Elizeth Heldt
    Anxiety Disorder Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, RS, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Psychother Psychosom 72:43-8. 2003
    ..Studies have suggested that individual or group cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) is an effective treatment strategy for panic patients who have failed to respond to pharmacotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint P50 sensory gating in panic disorder
    Eduardo S Ghisolfi
    Departamento de Ciencias Fisiologicas, Faculdade de Biociências da, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Av Ipiranga, 6681 Prédio 12 A, 90619 900 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Psychiatr Res 40:535-40. 2006
    ..Further studies are still necessary to better understand the pathophysiology of this neurophysiological dysfunction and its nature as a trait or a state marker...
  15. ncbi request reprint Brazilian patients with panic disorder: the use of defense mechanisms and their association with severity
    Leticia Kipper
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Science Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorder Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:58-64. 2004
    ..2 versus 3.5; p < 0.001). It was concluded that the panic severity and depression comorbidity found in Brazilian panic-disordered patients are associated with the use of maladaptive mechanisms, namely immature defenses...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stress regulates the lymphocyte homing receptor CD62L (L-selectin)
    Gisele Gus Manfro
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Servico de Psiquiatria, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 61:20-4. 2003
    ..The results of the ex vivo study are in agreement with a previous clinical study with panic patients. It could be suggested that stress is responsible for certain immunologic dysfunctions and new studies should be conducted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Behavioral inhibition and history of childhood anxiety disorders in Brazilian adult patients with panic disorder and social anxiety disorder
    Luciano Rassier Isolan
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Psychiatric Service, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:97-100. 2005
    ..To evaluate the presence of behavioral inhibition and anxiety disorders during childhood in Brazilian adult patients with panic disorder and social anxiety disorder compared to a control group...
  18. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of escitalopram in children and adolescents with social anxiety disorder
    Luciano Isolan
    Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:751-60. 2007
    ..001). Escitalopram was generally well-tolerated. These results suggest that escitalopram may be an effective and safe treatment for pediatric SAD. Future double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trials are warranted...
  19. doi request reprint Harm avoidance and self-directedness as essential features of panic disorder patients
    Cláudia Wachleski
    Anxiety Disorder Program, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre and Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Compr Psychiatry 49:476-81. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study is to compare the personality traits assessed with the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) between patients with panic disorder (PD) and a control group in a Brazilian sample...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of defense mechanisms in adult patients with panic disorder: before and after treatment
    Leticia Kipper
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Science, Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:619-24. 2005
    ..4 vs. 3.7; p=0.014) and immature (3.4 vs. 3.1; p = 0.019) defenses. Defense mechanisms in PD are influenced by the presence of symptoms, severity, and outcome of the disease...