K P Good

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvement in cognitive functioning in patients with first-episode psychosis during treatment with quetiapine: an interim analysis
    K P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 3073 AJLB, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E2
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 43:s45-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Unirhinal olfactory identification deficits in young male patients with schizophrenia and related disorders: association with impaired memory function
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 4019 5909, Jubilee Road, Halifax, NS B3H 2E2, Canada
    Schizophr Res 56:211-23. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Left nostril olfactory identification impairment in a subgroup of male patients with schizophrenia
    K P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Schizophr Res 33:35-43. 1998
  4. pmc Clinical features of schizophrenia in a woman with hyperandrogenism
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 22:56-60. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Extrapyramidal signs and clinical symptoms in first-episode schizophrenia: response to low-dose risperidone
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 17:308-13. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function in monozygotic twins discordant for schizophrenia
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N S, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 155:134-6. 1998
  7. pmc Impaired olfactory identification in relatives of patients with familial schizophrenia
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E2
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1286-90. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Microsmia in postmenopausal women with genetic vulnerability to psychosis
    Kimberley P Good
    Schizophr Res 61:327-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship of neuropsychological test performance with the PANSS in antipsychotic naïve, first-episode psychosis patients
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 9216 AJLB, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 2E2
    Schizophr Res 68:11-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Olfactory identification deficits in first-episode psychosis may predict patients at risk for persistent negative and disorganized or cognitive symptoms
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 163:932-3. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvement in cognitive functioning in patients with first-episode psychosis during treatment with quetiapine: an interim analysis
    K P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 3073 AJLB, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E2
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 43:s45-9. 2002
    ..The efficacies of second-generation antipsychotic medications in reducing symptoms are reasonably well-documented, but their effects on cognition are less clearly understood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Unirhinal olfactory identification deficits in young male patients with schizophrenia and related disorders: association with impaired memory function
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 4019 5909, Jubilee Road, Halifax, NS B3H 2E2, Canada
    Schizophr Res 56:211-23. 2002
    ..The data are consistent with reports linking the right temporal lobe integrity to adequate olfactory processing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Left nostril olfactory identification impairment in a subgroup of male patients with schizophrenia
    K P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Schizophr Res 33:35-43. 1998
    ....
  4. pmc Clinical features of schizophrenia in a woman with hyperandrogenism
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 22:56-60. 1997
    ..Additionally, acute estrogen depletion following cessation of oral contraceptives may have precipitated psychosis, while recommencement of oral contraceptives could have contributed to subsequent improvement in symptoms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Extrapyramidal signs and clinical symptoms in first-episode schizophrenia: response to low-dose risperidone
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 17:308-13. 1997
    ..These findings have clinical relevance directed at the early and longer-term treatment of schizophrenia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function in monozygotic twins discordant for schizophrenia
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N S, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 155:134-6. 1998
    ..The authors studied the potential role of genetic factors in olfactory dysfunction by assessing monozygotic twins discordant for schizophrenia and matched comparison subjects...
  7. pmc Impaired olfactory identification in relatives of patients with familial schizophrenia
    L C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 2E2
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1286-90. 2001
    ..This study assessed olfactory function in psychotic and nonpsychotic members of multigenerational families with familial schizophrenia to determine whether deficits were present in both groups...
  8. ncbi request reprint Microsmia in postmenopausal women with genetic vulnerability to psychosis
    Kimberley P Good
    Schizophr Res 61:327-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship of neuropsychological test performance with the PANSS in antipsychotic naïve, first-episode psychosis patients
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 9216 AJLB, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 2E2
    Schizophr Res 68:11-9. 2004
    ..However, the relationship between the clinically rated cognitive factor and performance-based cognitive test scores has not been thoroughly examined, particularly in patients who are early in the course of illness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Olfactory identification deficits in first-episode psychosis may predict patients at risk for persistent negative and disorganized or cognitive symptoms
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 163:932-3. 2006
    ..One-third of patients with a schizophrenia spectrum disorder have a measurable olfactory identification deficit at first examination. The authors studied the relationship of this deficit to symptom remission after 1 year of treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Unirhinal norms for the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification Test
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:226-34. 2003
    ..Unirhinal evaluation may assist in further delineating the structural integrity of specific ipsilateral brain regions and potentially aid in differential diagnosis for a number of disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of a first episode of psychotic illness with quetiapine: an analysis of 2 year outcomes
    Lili C Kopala
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Schizophr Res 81:29-39. 2006
    ..The first episode of a psychotic disorder provides a unique opportunity to initiate optimal treatment but when a new medication becomes available, little data exist to guide the appropriate use in this population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in olfactory function in young patients with psychotic disorders
    Kimberley P Good
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Canada
    Schizophr Res 97:97-102. 2007
    ..Therefore, it is likely that they represent basic male vs. female differences and not diagnosis-specific sex differences in olfactory performance-at least in those who are in the early stages of illness...