Margaret D Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Assessment and management of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults
    Margaret Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 168:715-22. 2003
  2. ncbi A chart review study of the inattentive and combined types of ADHD
    M Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry C4, University of British Columbia, Children s and Women s Health Centre, Vancouver, Canada
    J Atten Disord 7:1-9. 2003
  3. ncbi Sleep hygiene and melatonin treatment for children and adolescents with ADHD and initial insomnia
    Margaret D Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:512-9. 2006
  4. ncbi A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of controlled release melatonin treatment of delayed sleep phase syndrome and impaired sleep maintenance in children with neurodevelopmental disabilities
    Michael B Wasdell
    Melatonin Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pineal Res 44:57-64. 2008
  5. doi Sleep problems in the child with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: defining aetiology and appropriate treatments
    Margaret D Weiss
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CNS Drugs 24:811-28. 2010
  6. pmc Time courses of improvement and symptom remission in children treated with atomoxetine for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: analysis of Canadian open-label studies
    Ruth A Dickson
    Eli Lilly Canada, Toronto, Canada and University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 5:14. 2011
  7. pmc The screens culture: impact on ADHD
    Margaret D Weiss
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, University of British Columbia, 4500 Oak St, PO Box 178, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1, Canada
    Atten Defic Hyperact Disord 3:327-34. 2011
  8. doi Clinical correlates of oppositional defiant disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults
    Margaret D Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Postgrad Med 123:177-84. 2011
  9. doi Research forum on psychological treatment of adults with ADHD
    Margaret Weiss
    University of British Columbia and Children s and Women s Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Atten Disord 11:642-51. 2008
  10. ncbi A post hoc analysis of d-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (focalin) versus d,l-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (ritalin)
    Margaret Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1415-21. 2004

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Assessment and management of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults
    Margaret Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 168:715-22. 2003
    ..We review the available literature and provide an approach to the assessment and management of ADHD in adults...
  2. ncbi A chart review study of the inattentive and combined types of ADHD
    M Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry C4, University of British Columbia, Children s and Women s Health Centre, Vancouver, Canada
    J Atten Disord 7:1-9. 2003
    ..ADHD-IA children are often seen as having speech and language problems, and are less likely to receive medication treatment, but respond to medical treatment with improvement both in attention and residual hyperactive/impulsive symptoms...
  3. ncbi Sleep hygiene and melatonin treatment for children and adolescents with ADHD and initial insomnia
    Margaret D Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:512-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of sleep hygiene and melatonin treatment for initial insomnia in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  4. ncbi A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of controlled release melatonin treatment of delayed sleep phase syndrome and impaired sleep maintenance in children with neurodevelopmental disabilities
    Michael B Wasdell
    Melatonin Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pineal Res 44:57-64. 2008
    ..Children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, who had treatment resistant chronic delayed sleep phase syndrome and impaired sleep maintenance, showed improvement in melatonin therapy...
  5. doi Sleep problems in the child with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: defining aetiology and appropriate treatments
    Margaret D Weiss
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CNS Drugs 24:811-28. 2010
    ..Whether metabolic or neurological pathways common to both sleep and ADHD may be disrupted, and whether targeting treatments to these pathways may simultaneously improve both ADHD and sleep symptoms, needs further elucidation...
  6. pmc Time courses of improvement and symptom remission in children treated with atomoxetine for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: analysis of Canadian open-label studies
    Ruth A Dickson
    Eli Lilly Canada, Toronto, Canada and University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 5:14. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  7. pmc The screens culture: impact on ADHD
    Margaret D Weiss
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, University of British Columbia, 4500 Oak St, PO Box 178, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1, Canada
    Atten Defic Hyperact Disord 3:327-34. 2011
    ..Internet and off-line gaming overuse and addiction are serious concerns for ADHD youth. Research is limited by the lack of measures for youth or parents, studies of children at risk, and studies of impact and treatment...
  8. doi Clinical correlates of oppositional defiant disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults
    Margaret D Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Postgrad Med 123:177-84. 2011
    ..Although there is research demonstrating that ADHD persists into adulthood, less is known about the frequency of its persistence, clinical characteristics, and impairment when associated with comorbid ODD in adults with ADHD...
  9. doi Research forum on psychological treatment of adults with ADHD
    Margaret Weiss
    University of British Columbia and Children s and Women s Health Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Atten Disord 11:642-51. 2008
    ..Practice guidelines to date all recommend multimodal intervention, given that a significant number of patients cannot tolerate, do not respond to, or fail to reach optimal outcomes with medication alone...
  10. ncbi A post hoc analysis of d-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (focalin) versus d,l-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (ritalin)
    Margaret Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1415-21. 2004
    ..To evaluate clinical measures of the benefit/risk ratio in a post hoc analysis of a clinical trial of d-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (d-MPH) and d,l-threo-methylphenidate hydrochloride (d,l-MPH)...
  11. ncbi A guide to the treatment of adults with ADHD
    Margaret D Weiss
    University of British Columbia Medical Center, Division of Child Psychiatry, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Vancouver
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:27-37. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi Clinical suggestions for management of stimulant treatment in adolescents
    M Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Psychiatry 45:717-23. 2000
    ..With active treatment it may be possible to prevent the serious morbidity associated with ADHD during this period and to lay a foundation for adulthood...
  13. ncbi A randomized double-blind trial of paroxetine and/or dextroamphetamine and problem-focused therapy for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults
    Margaret Weiss
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:611-9. 2006
    ..To determine the effect of psychotherapy, dextroamphetamine, and/or paroxetine on attention-deficit/hyperactivity-disorder (ADHD) in adults...
  14. doi Moderators and mediators of symptoms and quality of life outcomes in an open-label study of adults treated for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Margaret D Weiss
    ADHD Clinic, Children s and Women s Health Centre, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:381-90. 2010
    ..This article reports moderators and mediators of symptoms and quality of life outcomes...
  15. ncbi Long-term effectiveness outcome of melatonin therapy in children with treatment-resistant circadian rhythm sleep disorders
    Roxanne Carr
    Melatonin Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pineal Res 43:351-9. 2007
    ..Hypnotics for children with CRSD should be considered a second line of treatment for those who fail to respond to sleep hygiene and/or melatonin...
  16. doi Sleep hygiene for children with neurodevelopmental disabilities
    James E Jan
    Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia and BC Children s Hospital, 4500 Oak St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6H 3N1
    Pediatrics 122:1343-50. 2008
    ....
  17. doi Evidence for a general factor model of ADHD in adults
    Christopher Gibbins
    ADHD Clinic, Children s and Women s Health Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Atten Disord 16:635-44. 2012
    ..To examine factor structures of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed.) symptoms of ADHD in adults...
  18. ncbi Effectiveness outcomes in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Margaret D Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:38-45. 2006
    ..Practical clinical trials and naturalistic follow-up studies will allow us to evaluate the true clinical impact of short-term efficacy trials...
  19. ncbi Effects of stimulant medication treatment on mothers' and children's attributions for the behavior of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    C Johnston
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:371-82. 2000
    ..The potential risks and benefits for parent-child interactions and children's self-perceptions of these medication-related differences in attributions are discussed...
  20. doi The effects of instructions on mothers' ratings of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in referred children
    Charlotte Johnston
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:479-88. 2014
    ..These instructions have the potential to improve clinical assessments of child ADHD symptoms. ..
  21. pmc Nutritional status of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a pilot study
    Joy Y Kiddie
    Food Nutrition and Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Int J Pediatr 2010:767318. 2010
    ..Conclusions. This pilot study reports the food intake and nutrient status of children with ADHD and shows a predisposition for low zinc and copper status in ADHD...
  22. doi Atomoxetine treatment of adults with ADHD and comorbid alcohol use disorders
    Timothy E Wilens
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, YAW 6900, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:145-54. 2008
    ..The study aim was to determine if atomoxetine was superior to placebo in improving ADHD and alcohol use in recently abstinent adults with ADHD and comorbid alcohol use disorder...
  23. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidity in ADHD symptom subtypes in clinic and community adults
    Joyce Sprafkin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    J Atten Disord 11:114-24. 2007
    ..To compare psychiatric comorbidity between the three symptom subtypes of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Inattentive (I), Hyperactive-Impulsive (H), and Combined (C), in adults...
  24. ncbi New developments in the treatment of ADHD
    Joseph Biederman
    Dept of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:148-59. 2006
  25. ncbi High-dose atomoxetine treatment of ADHD in youths with limited response to standard doses
    Christopher J Kratochvil
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1128-37. 2007
    ..To assess the utility and tolerability of higher than standard atomoxetine doses to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  26. ncbi ODD, ADHD, versus ODD+ADHD in clinic and community adults
    Kenneth D Gadow
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    J Atten Disord 11:374-83. 2007
    ..To seek evidence for the validity of oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) as a behavioral syndrome in adults...