E Tsaltas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reinforced spatial alternation as an animal model of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): investigation of 5-HT2C and 5-HT1D receptor involvement in OCD pathophysiology
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Egnition Hospital, Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1176-85. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhancing effects of chronic lithium on memory in the rat
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Athens University Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Eginition Hospital, 74, Vas Sofias Avenue, 115 28 Athens, Greece
    Behav Brain Res 177:51-60. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing effects of lithium on memory are not by-products of learning or attentional deficits
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 74, Vas Sofias Ave, 11528 Athens, Greece
    Behav Brain Res 180:241-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Contrasting patterns of deficits in visuospatial memory and executive function in patients with major depression with and without ECT referral
    E Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, 1st Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 74 Vas Sofias Ave, Athens, Greece
    Psychol Med 41:983-95. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Lithium and cognitive enhancement: leave it or take it?
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Eginition Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 74 Vas Sofias Avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 202:457-76. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Dopaminergic and serotonergic modulation of persistent behaviour in the reinforced spatial alternation model of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Dimitris Kontis
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Eginition Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 74, Vas Sofias Ave, 115 28 Athens, Greece
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 200:597-610. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Set shifting deficits in melancholic vs. non-melancholic depression: preliminary findings
    I Michopoulos
    2nd Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, 124 62 Athens, Greece
    Eur Psychiatry 21:361-3. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Aberrant modulation of a delayed rectifier potassium channel by glutamate in Alzheimer's disease
    Cornelia Poulopoulou
    Department of Neurology, Laboratory of Experimental Neurophysiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Eginition Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Neurobiol Dis 37:339-48. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Reduced RAGE mRNA in mononuclear blood cells of patients with probable Alzheimer disease
    C Poulopoulou
    Laboratory of Experimental Neurophysiology, Neurology Department, Medical School of Athens, Eginition Hospital, 72 74 Vas Sophias Avenue, Athens, Greece
    Neurology 70:1571-3. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [A review of the effects of lithium on cognitive functions: Effects on the neuropsychiatrically challenged CNS]
    E Tsaltas
    A Experimental Psychology Laboratory, 1st Department of Psychiatrty, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Medical School, Eginition Hospital, Athens
    Psychiatrike 20:132-44. 2009

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Reinforced spatial alternation as an animal model of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): investigation of 5-HT2C and 5-HT1D receptor involvement in OCD pathophysiology
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Egnition Hospital, Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1176-85. 2005
    ..This study introduces a laboratory model of compulsive behavior based on persistence in the context of rewarded spatial alternation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhancing effects of chronic lithium on memory in the rat
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Athens University Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Eginition Hospital, 74, Vas Sofias Avenue, 115 28 Athens, Greece
    Behav Brain Res 177:51-60. 2007
    ..This study examines chronic lithium effects on spatial working memory and long-term retention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing effects of lithium on memory are not by-products of learning or attentional deficits
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 74, Vas Sofias Ave, 11528 Athens, Greece
    Behav Brain Res 180:241-5. 2007
    ..In both experiments, their fear conditioning was unimpaired. Therefore, the previously reported memory improvement under chronic lithium cannot be attributed to changes in the ability to ignore irrelevant stimuli or in fear conditioning...
  4. doi request reprint Contrasting patterns of deficits in visuospatial memory and executive function in patients with major depression with and without ECT referral
    E Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, 1st Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Eginition Hospital, 74 Vas Sofias Ave, Athens, Greece
    Psychol Med 41:983-95. 2011
    ..Such differences could help in identifying distinct MDD subtypes, thus offering insights into the neuropathology underlying differential treatment responses...
  5. doi request reprint Lithium and cognitive enhancement: leave it or take it?
    Eleftheria Tsaltas
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Eginition Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 74 Vas Sofias Avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 202:457-76. 2009
    ..Accumulating evidence is also delineating a neuroprotective and neurotrophic role for lithium. However, its primary effects on cognitive functioning remain ambiguous...
  6. doi request reprint Dopaminergic and serotonergic modulation of persistent behaviour in the reinforced spatial alternation model of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Dimitris Kontis
    Experimental Psychology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Eginition Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 74, Vas Sofias Ave, 115 28 Athens, Greece
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 200:597-610. 2008
    ..However, we noted that acute SSRI administration also causes transient persistence increase, counteracted by mCPP pretreatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Set shifting deficits in melancholic vs. non-melancholic depression: preliminary findings
    I Michopoulos
    2nd Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, 124 62 Athens, Greece
    Eur Psychiatry 21:361-3. 2006
    ..Melancholic patients performed worse than the other groups in all tasks and manifested a significant impairment in set shifting. The results are discussed in association with prefrontal dysfunction...
  8. doi request reprint Aberrant modulation of a delayed rectifier potassium channel by glutamate in Alzheimer's disease
    Cornelia Poulopoulou
    Department of Neurology, Laboratory of Experimental Neurophysiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Eginition Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Neurobiol Dis 37:339-48. 2010
    ..Furthermore, if this aberration reflects a corresponding one in neural tissue, it could provide a potential target in AD pathogenesis...
  9. doi request reprint Reduced RAGE mRNA in mononuclear blood cells of patients with probable Alzheimer disease
    C Poulopoulou
    Laboratory of Experimental Neurophysiology, Neurology Department, Medical School of Athens, Eginition Hospital, 72 74 Vas Sophias Avenue, Athens, Greece
    Neurology 70:1571-3. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [A review of the effects of lithium on cognitive functions: Effects on the neuropsychiatrically challenged CNS]
    E Tsaltas
    A Experimental Psychology Laboratory, 1st Department of Psychiatrty, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Medical School, Eginition Hospital, Athens
    Psychiatrike 20:132-44. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Neuropsychological and hypothalamic-pituitary-axis function in female patients with melancholic and non-melancholic depression
    Ioannis Michopoulos
    2nd Department of Psychiatry, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, 124 62 Athens, Greece
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:217-25. 2008
    ..Our hypothesis was that raised cortisol levels in melancholic patients would correlate with these deficits...