Zahinoor Ismail

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint What characterizes late-life depression?
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, 1402 29 St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9 University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:483-96. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting hospital length of stay for geriatric patients with mood disorders
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:696-703. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Neuroimaging of delusions in Alzheimer's disease
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 202:89-95. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Neurobiology of delusions in Alzheimer's disease
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, University of Toronto, 1001 Queen Street W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:211-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Brief cognitive screening instruments: an update
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:111-20. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The perceptions and habits of alcohol consumption and smoking among Canadian medical students
    Sidd Thakore
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 1001 Queen St W 3010, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1H4, Canada
    Acad Psychiatry 33:193-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Age and sex impact clozapine plasma concentrations in inpatients and outpatients with schizophrenia
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:53-60. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Clozapine and global cognition in schizophrenia
    Tarek K Rajji
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:431-6. 2010
  9. pmc Cognitive performance of individuals with schizophrenia across seven decades: a study using the MATRICS consensus cognitive battery
    Tarek K Rajji
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:108-18. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Cholinergic pathways and cognition in patients with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Tarek K Rajji
    Geriatric Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Schizophr Res 139:46-52. 2012

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint What characterizes late-life depression?
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, 1402 29 St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9 University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:483-96. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Predicting hospital length of stay for geriatric patients with mood disorders
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:696-703. 2012
    ..To determine predictors of hospital length of stay (LOS) for adult and geriatric patients with mood disorders admitted to inpatient psychiatric beds...
  3. doi request reprint Neuroimaging of delusions in Alzheimer's disease
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 202:89-95. 2012
    ..Delusional subtype is an important factor in understanding the neurobiological underpinnings of delusions in dementia. We also discuss methodological issues related to neuroimaging of delusions in AD...
  4. doi request reprint Neurobiology of delusions in Alzheimer's disease
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, University of Toronto, 1001 Queen Street W, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:211-8. 2011
    ..Clearly distinguishing between these two syndromes is essential to making progress in the area of delusions in AD...
  5. doi request reprint Brief cognitive screening instruments: an update
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:111-20. 2010
    ..To review the recent literature on cognitive screening with a focus on brief screening methods in primary care as well as geriatric services...
  6. doi request reprint The perceptions and habits of alcohol consumption and smoking among Canadian medical students
    Sidd Thakore
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 1001 Queen St W 3010, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1H4, Canada
    Acad Psychiatry 33:193-7. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Age and sex impact clozapine plasma concentrations in inpatients and outpatients with schizophrenia
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:53-60. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the magnitude and variability of plasma concentrations of clozapine and norclozapine across the lifespan in a real-world clinical setting...
  8. doi request reprint Clozapine and global cognition in schizophrenia
    Tarek K Rajji
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:431-6. 2010
    ..The relative effect and exposure to CLZ and its major metabolite-N-desmethylclozapine (NDMC)-could explain these discrepancies...
  9. pmc Cognitive performance of individuals with schizophrenia across seven decades: a study using the MATRICS consensus cognitive battery
    Tarek K Rajji
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:108-18. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the effect of aging, schizophrenia, and their interaction on cognitive function...
  10. doi request reprint Cholinergic pathways and cognition in patients with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Tarek K Rajji
    Geriatric Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Schizophr Res 139:46-52. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of compromised cholinergic pathways on executive versus non-executive cognitive functions of patients with schizophrenia...
  11. pmc Differentiating the cognitive profile of schizophrenia from that of Alzheimer disease and depression in late life
    Christina Ting
    Geriatric Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e10151. 2010
    ..To compare the cognitive profile of older patients with schizophrenia to those with other neuropsychiatric disorders assessed in a hospital-based memory clinic...
  12. doi request reprint Primary care physicians' attitudes towards cognitive screening: findings from a national postal survey
    Panayiotis Iracleous
    Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:23-9. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Delusions increase functional impairment in Alzheimer's disease
    Corinne E Fischer
    Mental Health Service, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 33:393-9. 2012
    ..Delusions in Alzheimer's disease (AD) may be associated with functional impairment. No studies to date have used functional instruments sensitive to changes in frontal executive function, possibly underestimating the impact...
  14. doi request reprint Clozapine exposure and the impact of smoking and gender: a population pharmacokinetic study
    Wenzie Ng
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:360-6. 2009
    ..These findings may account for some of the variability in clozapine exposure and have important implications for individualized drug dosing and therapeutic drug monitoring...
  15. doi request reprint Development of a core set of performance measures for evaluating schizophrenia treatment services
    Donald Emile Addington
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Second Floor, Special Services Building, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th St N W, Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 63:584-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of study was to identify a list of performance measures for schizophrenia treatment services and to assemble a multistakeholder group to reach consensus on a core list...
  16. pmc A comparison of the E-BEHAVE-AD, NBRS, and NPI in quantifying clinical improvement in the treatment of agitation and psychosis associated with dementia
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Geriatric Mental Health Program, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:78-87. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Conformance to evidence-based treatment recommendations in schizophrenia treatment services
    Donald Addington
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:317-23. 2012
    ..To assess quality of health care provided in a representative Canadian mental health service using conformance to evidence-based treatment recommendations, and to examine differences from published US results...
  18. pmc Canadian academy of geriatric psychiatry survey of brief cognitive screening instruments
    Zahinoor Ismail
    Departments of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can Geriatr J 16:54-60. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the frequency of use and perceived characteristics of cognitive screening instruments among Canadian psychogeriatric clinicians...