Alice Charach

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Enhancing ADHD medication adherence: challenges and opportunities
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 15:371. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Interventions for preschool children at high risk for ADHD: a comparative effectiveness review
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e1584-604. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and future substance use disorders: comparative meta-analyses
    Alice Charach
    Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, and the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:9-21. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the Hyperactivity/Inattention Subscale of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
    Alice Charach
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Health Rep 21:43-50. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Using the Conners' Teacher Rating Scale-Revised in school children referred for assessment
    Alice Charach
    Research Institute, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 54:232-41. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Improving psychostimulant adherence in children with ADHD
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, OW, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:1563-71. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A theoretical approach to medication adherence for children and youth with psychiatric disorders
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:126-35. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Stimulant treatment over 5 years: effects on growth
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:415-21. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of methylphenidate use in Canadian children: a cross-sectional study
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 51:17-26. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Stimulant treatment over five years: adherence, effectiveness, and adverse effects
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:559-67. 2004

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Publications12

  1. pmc Enhancing ADHD medication adherence: challenges and opportunities
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 15:371. 2013
    ..Ways to improve shared decision making among practitioners, parents and youth, and to monitor effectiveness, safety and new onset of concurrent difficulties are likely to optimize outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Interventions for preschool children at high risk for ADHD: a comparative effectiveness review
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e1584-604. 2013
    ..The US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality sponsored a comparative effectiveness review of interventions for preschoolers at risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and future substance use disorders: comparative meta-analyses
    Alice Charach
    Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, and the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:9-21. 2011
    ..The long-term risk is estimated for development of alcohol, cannabis, combined alcohol and psychoactive SUDs, combined SUDs (nonalcohol), and nicotine use disorders in children with ADHD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the Hyperactivity/Inattention Subscale of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
    Alice Charach
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Health Rep 21:43-50. 2010
    ..However, a threshold on the scale has not been identified for use as an epidemiological marker for clinically significant disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Using the Conners' Teacher Rating Scale-Revised in school children referred for assessment
    Alice Charach
    Research Institute, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 54:232-41. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that extreme scale values would increase diagnostic certainty and that classification errors would be associated with comorbid conditions...
  6. doi request reprint Improving psychostimulant adherence in children with ADHD
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, OW, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:1563-71. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint A theoretical approach to medication adherence for children and youth with psychiatric disorders
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:126-35. 2008
    ..Future research using qualitative methods of inquiry to investigate parent, child, and youth experiences of mental health interventions should identify effective ways to improve treatment adherence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stimulant treatment over 5 years: effects on growth
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:415-21. 2006
    ..Long-term effects of psychostimulants on growth in height and in weight are investigated in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of methylphenidate use in Canadian children: a cross-sectional study
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 51:17-26. 2006
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of methylphenidate (MPH) use among Canadian children aged 2 to 11 years, from 1994-1995 to 1998-1999 and to identify sociodemographic, child, and parent-family correlates are identified...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stimulant treatment over five years: adherence, effectiveness, and adverse effects
    Alice Charach
    Department of Psychiatry, The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:559-67. 2004
    ..To evaluate the impact of adherence and medication status on effectiveness and adverse effects of stimulant use in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) over 5 years...
  11. doi request reprint Beliefs about attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and response to stereotypes: youth postings in Facebook groups
    Amy Gajaria
    Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 49:15-20. 2011
    ..The aim of this project was to examine what youth think about having ADHD by collecting data in a naturalistic setting - a popular social networking site...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of DSM-IV and ICD-10 criteria for ADHD and hyperkinetic disorder
    Soyoung I Lee
    Department of Psychiatry at Soonchunhyang Bucheon Hospital, College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Korea
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:70-8. 2008
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