Affiliation: University of Calgary
- Genetics and alcoholism: how close are we to potential clinical applications?Jeremy Quickfall
Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta
Can J Psychiatry 51:461-7. 2006....
- Brain neuroimaging in cannabis use: a reviewJeremy Quickfall
Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:318-32. 2006..Findings correlate partially with neuropsychological data, but generalization is limited by the lack of use of diagnostic criteria, appropriately paired neuropsychological testing or means to better quantify cannabis use and abstinence...
- Pathological gambling associated with dopamine agonist use in restless legs syndromeJeremy Quickfall
Department of Psychiatry, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary AB, Canada T2N 2T9
Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:535-6. 2007..Although these medications are used in other conditions, we are not aware of other reports of PG exclusive to treatment for idiopathic PD. We present a case of PG arising in the context of DA use for restless legs syndrome...
- Prevalence of problem and pathological gambling in Parkinson's diseaseDavid Crockford
Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 2T9
J Gambl Stud 24:411-22. 2008..Most subjects with problem and PG reported their gambling increased after being diagnosed with PD and starting treatment. The results suggest that brain dopaminergic activity is involved in the underlying neurobiology of problem and PG...
- Cue-induced brain activity in pathological gamblersDavid N Crockford
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Biol Psychiatry 58:787-95. 2005..The goal of the present study was to determine if PG subjects exhibit differential brain activity when exposed to visual gambling cues...