G Perugi

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Affiliation: University of Pisa
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc A systematic, updated review on the antidepressant agomelatine focusing on its melatonergic modulation
    Michele Fornaro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Genova, Genoa, Italy
    Curr Neuropharmacol 8:287-304. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Episode length and mixed features as predictors of ECT nonresponse in patients with medication-resistant major depression
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Brain Stimul 5:18-24. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of adjunctive gabapentin in resistant bipolar disorder: is it due to anxious-alcohol abuse comorbidity?
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, Psychiatry Section, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 22:584-91. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive-bipolar comorbidity: a systematic exploration of clinical features and treatment outcome
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:1129-34. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Adjunctive valproate in panic disorder patients with comorbid bipolar disorder or otherwise resistant to standard antidepressants: a 3-year "open" follow-up study
    Giulio Perugi
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences G De Lisio, Carrara, MS, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:553-60. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Open-label evaluation of venlafaxine sustained release in outpatients with generalized anxiety disorder with comorbid major depression or dysthymia: effectiveness, tolerability and predictors of response
    Giulio Perugi
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences G De Lisio, Carrara, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 46:145-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Bulimia nervosa in atypical depression: the mediating role of cyclothymic temperament
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, Psychiatry Section, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 92:91-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive dopamine agonists in treatment-resistant bipolar II depression: an open case series
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 34:137-41. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of agoraphobia with panic disorder
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    CNS Drugs 21:741-64. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience using adjunctive gabapentin in treatment-resistant bipolar mixed states
    G Perugi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 32:136-41. 1999

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Publications69

  1. pmc A systematic, updated review on the antidepressant agomelatine focusing on its melatonergic modulation
    Michele Fornaro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Genova, Genoa, Italy
    Curr Neuropharmacol 8:287-304. 2010
    ..To present an updated, comprehensive review on clinical and pre-clinical studies on agomelatine...
  2. doi request reprint Episode length and mixed features as predictors of ECT nonresponse in patients with medication-resistant major depression
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Brain Stimul 5:18-24. 2012
    ..This study aimed to ascertain predictors of nonresponse to electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in a large sample of major depressive patients resistant to pharmacologic treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of adjunctive gabapentin in resistant bipolar disorder: is it due to anxious-alcohol abuse comorbidity?
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, Psychiatry Section, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 22:584-91. 2002
    ..What is new in the present report is the suggestion that the utility of GBP in resistant bipolar disorder resides in its effectiveness against comorbid panic disorder and alcohol abuse...
  4. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive-bipolar comorbidity: a systematic exploration of clinical features and treatment outcome
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:1129-34. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study is to address this challenge as it appears in a setting of routine clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint Adjunctive valproate in panic disorder patients with comorbid bipolar disorder or otherwise resistant to standard antidepressants: a 3-year "open" follow-up study
    Giulio Perugi
    Institute of Behavioural Sciences G De Lisio, Carrara, MS, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:553-60. 2010
    ..The results of the study support the hypothesis of resistance to antidepressant treatment being related to mood instability...
  6. ncbi request reprint Open-label evaluation of venlafaxine sustained release in outpatients with generalized anxiety disorder with comorbid major depression or dysthymia: effectiveness, tolerability and predictors of response
    Giulio Perugi
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences G De Lisio, Carrara, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 46:145-9. 2002
    ..Our data confirm the effectiveness and tolerability of SR-VF in mixed anxiety-depressive states. The differential response suggests a pathophysiologic and clinical distinction between GAD with comorbid MD or dysthymia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bulimia nervosa in atypical depression: the mediating role of cyclothymic temperament
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, Psychiatry Section, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 92:91-7. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive dopamine agonists in treatment-resistant bipolar II depression: an open case series
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 34:137-41. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of agoraphobia with panic disorder
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    CNS Drugs 21:741-64. 2007
    ..Cognitive-behavioural therapy is the best studied non-pharmacological approach and can be applied to many patients, depending on its availability...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience using adjunctive gabapentin in treatment-resistant bipolar mixed states
    G Perugi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 32:136-41. 1999
    ..Open studies and case observations have suggested that gabapentin may be effective in the treatment of bipolar disorder. However, the adjunctive use of the drug in bipolar mixed states has not been specifically addressed before...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bipolar II and unipolar comorbidity in 153 outpatients with social phobia
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 42:375-81. 2001
    ..In a significant minority of cases, protracted social anxiety may hypothetically have represented, along with inhibited depression, the dimensional opposite of gregarious hypomania...
  12. ncbi request reprint The contrasting influence of depressive and hyperthymic temperaments on psychometrically derived manic subtypes
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100, Pisa, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 101:249-58. 2001
    ..By contrast, the depressive temperament seemed to mute the expression of mania into a depressive-manic phenomenology...
  13. doi request reprint Response to ECT in bipolar I, bipolar II and unipolar depression
    P Medda
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology, and Biotecnology University of Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 118:55-9. 2009
    ..We explored difference of response to ECT in unipolar (UP), bipolar I (BP I) and bipolar II (BP II) depression, in a sample of patients resistant to pharmacological treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anxious-bipolar comorbidity. Diagnostic and treatment challenges
    G Perugi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 22:565-83, viii. 1999
    ..This is also true for putative temperamental (e.g. cyclothymia, interpersonal sensitivity) and personality (e.g. histrionic and borderline) factors, which might play a predisposing role in several clinically comorbid syndromes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder: a neglected comorbidity
    G Masi
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Pisa, IRCCS Stella Maris, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    Can J Psychiatry 46:797-802. 2001
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The temporal relationship between anxiety disorders and (hypo)mania: a retrospective examination of 63 panic, social phobic and obsessive-compulsive patients with comorbid bipolar disorder
    G Perugi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 67:199-206. 2001
    ..The present report examines the temporal sequence of hypomania to panic (PD), obsessive-compulsive (OCD) and social phobic (SP) disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical characterization of depressive mixed state in bipolar-I patients: Pisa-San Diego collaboration
    G Perugi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 67:105-14. 2001
    ..In this paper we attempt to delineate the clinical profile of such depressive mixed states in the context of bipolar I disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint Paroxetine in child and adolescent outpatients with panic disorder
    G Masi
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 11:151-7. 2001
    ..3%) were considered responders. The mean change on the CGI-Severity scale was statistically significant (p < 0.0001). Paroxetine was well tolerated and effective in the treatment of PD in these children and adolescents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Putative clinical subtypes of social phobia: a factor-analytical study
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:280-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The emerging multidimensional structure of phobia is congruent with, and further enriches, the existing literature...
  20. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder and body dysmorphic disorder: a comparison of clinical features
    Franco Frare
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 19:292-8. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Single episode of major depressive disorder. First episode of recurrent mood disorder or distinct subtype of late-onset depression?
    G B Cassano
    II Psychiatric Clinic, University of Pisa, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:373-80. 1993
    ..The implications of these findings for the now largely abandoned category of "involutional melancholia" are discussed...
  22. doi request reprint The influence of affective temperaments and psychopathological traits on the definition of bipolar disorder subtypes: a study on bipolar I Italian national sample
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:e41-9. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Is mood-incongruent manic psychosis a distinct subtype?
    C Toni
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100, Pisa, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 251:12-7. 2001
    ..Despite several research reports on incongruent psychotic features in mania, whether such features define a distinct disorder is unsettled...
  24. ncbi request reprint Episodic course in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 248:240-4. 1998
    ..This correlation has implications for treatment and research strategies on the aetiology within a subpopulation of OCD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Externalizing disorders in consecutively referred children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 44:184-9. 2003
    ..ADHD can be viewed as a precursor of a child-onset subtype of BD, while CD might represent a prodromal or a concomitant behavioral complication that identifies a more malignant and refractory form of BD...
  26. doi request reprint Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in Italian bipolar adult patients: a preliminary report
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 149:430-4. 2013
    ..With the aim to assess the impact of ADHD symptoms, we investigated the prevalence, epidemiological and clinical features associated with such a comorbidity in a sample of adult BD patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Affective temperament traits measured by TEMPS-I and emotional-behavioral problems in clinically-well children, adolescents, and young adults
    Salvatore Signoretta
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Carrara, Italy
    J Affect Disord 85:169-80. 2005
    ..The identification of specific temperament dimensions as correlates or risk factors for psychopathology in infancy, childhood and adolescence might provide key information to elucidate causal mechanisms that underlie these relationships...
  28. ncbi request reprint Comparative response to electroconvulsive therapy in medication-resistant bipolar I patients with depression and mixed state
    Pierpaolo Medda
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J ECT 26:82-6. 2010
    ..We compared the response with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) of bipolar I patients resistant to pharmacological treatment, who presented depression or mixed state (MS)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous treatment discontinuation in panic disorder patients treated with antidepressants
    C Toni
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences G De Lisio, Carrara MS, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:130-7. 2004
    ..We examined the relationships between long-term treatment response, side-effects and drug discontinuation in panic disorder (PD)-agoraphobia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of treatment-resistant heroin addicts with and without DSM-IV axis I psychiatric comorbidity (dual diagnosis)
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Unit, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, NPB, University of Pisa, Italy
    Eur Addict Res 14:134-42. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the long-term outcomes of treatment-resistant heroin addicts with and without DSM-IV axis I psychiatric comorbidity (dual diagnosis)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of DSM-IV subtyping of bipolar disorders in referred children and adolescents
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1299-306. 2007
    ..We explore the clinical implications of this subtyping in a naturalistic sample of referred youths with BD I, BD II, and BD-NOS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Bipolar co-morbidity in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: clinical and treatment implications
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute Child Neurology and Psychiatry, 56018 Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:475-86. 2007
    ..The significance of the hoarding subtype deserves further research on larger samples of pediatric patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cocaine abuse and the bipolar spectrum in 1090 heroin addicts: clinical observations and a proposed pathophysiologic model
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Team, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 106:55-61. 2008
    ..This topic required further examination among heroin abusers because cocaine abuse is commonly comorbid with heroin abuse...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is the bipolar spectrum the psychopathological substrate of suicidality in heroin addicts?
    Icro Maremmani
    Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Psychopathology 40:269-77. 2007
    ..To describe the prevalence and the risk factors of suicidal ideation in a cohort of Italian opioid addicts presenting for treatment...
  35. doi request reprint Affective temperaments in heroin addiction
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Unit, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, NPB, University of Pisa, 56100 Pisa Italy
    J Affect Disord 117:186-92. 2009
    ..Much of the literature has described personality disorder constructs for heroin addicts. Building on previous work we examine the relevance of affective temperament measures in these patients...
  36. pmc Subtyping patients with heroin addiction at treatment entry: factor derived from the Self-Report Symptom Inventory (SCL-90)
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Unit, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, NPB, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 9:15. 2010
    ..CONCLUSIONS: This study supports the hypothesis that mood, anxiety and impulse-control dysregulation are the core of the clinical phenomenology of addiction and should be incorporated into its nosology...
  37. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy in paediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: a naturalistic, retrospective study
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    CNS Drugs 23:241-52. 2009
    ..Effectiveness of serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs) has been supported by several double-blind, placebo-controlled studies...
  38. doi request reprint A naturalistic exploratory study of the impact of demographic, phenotypic and comorbid features in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Italy
    Psychopathology 43:69-78. 2010
    ..In this naturalistic study we consider these characteristics of OCD in the framework of the 4 OCD phenotypes (contamination/cleaning, order/symmetry, obsessions/checking and hoarding) proposed by Leckman et al...
  39. doi request reprint Pharmacological response in juvenile bipolar disorder subtypes: A naturalistic retrospective examination
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Via dei Giacinti 2, 56018 Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 177:192-8. 2010
    ..Such naturalistic data from an ordinary clinical setting have relevance to clinical practice...
  40. doi request reprint Use of street methadone in italian heroin addicts presenting for opioid agonist treatment
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Unit, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, NPB, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 67 56100 Pisa, Italy
    J Addict Dis 28:382-8. 2009
    ..This should be accounted for when deciding on take-home policies and issues of potential methadone diversion...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mood stabilizers in the treatment of substance use disorders
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Dual Diagnosis Unit, Santa Chiara University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    CNS Spectr 15:95-109. 2010
    ..Valproate appears to be a potentially fruitful medication to study in these dual diagnosis patients due to preliminary evidence demonstrating its anticraving efficacy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical and research implications of panic-bipolar comorbidity in children and adolescents
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 153:47-54. 2007
    ..The data are compatible with the hypothesis that Panic-BD and ADHD-BD might represent distinct developmental pathways of bipolar disorder. Further research on this question may prove rewarding...
  43. ncbi request reprint Substance use and quality of life over 12 months among buprenorphine maintenance-treated and methadone maintenance-treated heroin-addicted patients
    Icro Maremmani
    Vincent P Dole Research Team, Department of Psychiatry NPB, Santa Chiara University Hospital, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:91-8. 2007
    ..This study suggests the long-term efficacy of methadone treatment and buprenorphine treatment on symptoms of opioid addiction and quality of life...
  44. ncbi request reprint Is unipolar mania a distinct subtype?
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 48:213-7. 2007
    ..Literature on this topic is still scarce, although this was a matter of debate since several decades...
  45. ncbi request reprint QTc interval prolongation in patients on long-term methadone maintenance therapy
    Icro Maremmani
    PISA SIA Study and Intervention on Addictions Group Santa Chiara, University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, NFB, University of Pisa, Italy
    Eur Addict Res 11:44-9. 2005
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and symptomatological features in chronic psychotic patients according to cannabis use status
    Icro Maremmani
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Italy
    J Psychoactive Drugs 36:235-41. 2004
    ..These data indicate that chronic, psychosis, whether associated with past or with current use of cannabis, is frequently associated with bipolar spectrum disorders and tends to display less blunted affect and more clastic behavior...
  47. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive bipolar comorbidity: focus on children and adolescents
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 78:175-83. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study is to explore some clinical aspects of this interface in children and adolescents, as it appears in a setting of routine clinical practice...
  48. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology and comorbidity of dysthymic disorder in 100 consecutively referred children and adolescents: beyond DSM-IV
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Via dei Giacinti 2, 56018 Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    Can J Psychiatry 48:99-105. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to describe prototypical symptomatology and comorbidity of DD, according to DSM-IV criteria, in a consecutive series of referred children and adolescents, as a function of age and sex...
  49. ncbi request reprint Temperament in adolescents with anxiety and depressive disorders and in their families
    Gabriele Masi
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, IRCCS Stella Maris, Via dei Giacinti 2 56018 Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 33:245-59. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that both Emotionality and Shyness are prominent temperamental features in adolescents with anxiety with or without depression, and in their parents and siblings...
  50. ncbi request reprint The role of cyclothymia in atypical depression: toward a data-based reconceptualization of the borderline-bipolar II connection
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 73:87-98. 2003
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint The soft bipolar spectrum redefined: focus on the cyclothymic, anxious-sensitive, impulse-dyscontrol, and binge-eating connection in bipolar II and related conditions
    Giulio Perugi
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences G De Lisio, Viale Monzone 3, 54031 Carrara, Italy
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:713-37. 2002
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abuse in social phobic patients: is there a bipolar connection?
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 68:33-9. 2002
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Predictors of treatment nonresponse in bipolar children and adolescents with manic or mixed episodes
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:395-404. 2004
    ..Follow-up studies with a larger sample size with BD and/or externalizing disorders appropriately managed with different treatment options and/or combinations are warranted...
  54. ncbi request reprint Developmental differences according to age at onset in juvenile bipolar disorder
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:679-85. 2006
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cocaine use and abuse among opioid addicts engaged in a methadone maintenance treatment program
    Icro Maremmani
    Department of Psychiatry NPB, University of Pisa, Pisa, 56100, Italy
    J Addict Dis 26:61-70. 2007
    ..Cessation of illicit opioid abuse and retention in treatment are positively correlated with decrease in alcohol and cocaine abuse and the absence of the psychosocial complications associated with such abuse...
  56. ncbi request reprint The clinical phenotypes of juvenile bipolar disorder: toward a validation of the episodic-chronic-distinction
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone Pisa, Italy
    Biol Psychiatry 59:603-10. 2006
    ..irritable) or course (episodic vs. chronic)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Toward a unitary perspective on the bipolar spectrum and substance abuse: opiate addiction as a paradigm
    Icro Maremmani
    Santa Chiara University Hospital, Psychiatric Unit 1, University of Pisa, Italy, EU
    J Affect Disord 93:1-12. 2006
    ..We therefore submit that the present conceptualization of the link between bipolar spectrum and addictive disorders has not only heuristic and scientific values, but also an important message for the clinician...
  58. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- bipolar comorbidity in children and adolescents
    Gabriele Masi
    IRCCS Stella Maris, Scientific Institute of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Calambrone, Pisa, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 8:373-81. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to analyze the cross-sectional and longitudinal implications of such comorbidity in children and adolescents with BD...
  59. doi request reprint Unexplained somatic symptoms during major depression: prevalence and clinical impact in a national sample of Italian psychiatric outpatients
    Giulio Perugi
    Dipartimento di Psichiatria, Universita di Pisa, Institute of Behavioural Sciences G De Lisio, Pisa, Italy
    Psychopathology 44:116-24. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the prevalence and impact of unexplained somatic symptoms during major depression...
  60. doi request reprint Discriminant and convergent validity of TEMPS-A[P] correlation with MMPI and the emotional-affective state following a stressful situation
    Icro Maremmani
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 129:27-33. 2011
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint The bipolar-borderline personality disorders connection in major depressive patients
    G Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 128:376-83. 2013
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint The relationship of Kraepelian affective temperaments (as measured by TEMPS-I) to the tridimensional personality questionnaire (TPQ)
    I Maremmani
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotecnology, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 67, 56100, Pisa, Italy
    J Affect Disord 85:17-27. 2005
    ..There is considerable uncertainty in the current literature about the relationship between personality dimensions and affective temperaments...
  63. doi request reprint The impact of premenstrual dysphoric disorder among 92 bipolar patients
    M Fornaro
    Department of Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 25:450-4. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders-Fourth Edition (DSM-IV)-defined premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) lifetime co-morbidity among 92 bipolar patients...
  64. ncbi request reprint Comparison between heroin and heroin-cocaine polyabusers: a psychopathological study
    Adolfo Bandettini di Poggio
    Department of Human Morphology and Applied Biology, Via Roma 55, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1074:438-45. 2006
    ..Results show a direct relationship between cocaine abuse and a higher rate of psychiatric disorders, but a negative correlation with the severity of self-rated psychopathology...
  65. ncbi request reprint Bipolar II and anxious reactive "comorbidity": toward better phenotypic characterization suitable for genotyping
    Hagop S Akiskal
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California at San Diego, and Veterans Administration Medical Center, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 96:239-47. 2006
    ..This association has genetic-familial implications, which we believe must be incorporated in refining the BP-II phenotype suitable for genotyping purposes...
  66. ncbi request reprint Agitated "unipolar" depression re-conceptualized as a depressive mixed state: implications for the antidepressant-suicide controversy
    Hagop S Akiskal
    Department of Psychiatry and International Mood Center, University of California, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 85:245-58. 2005
    ..S., Mallya, G., 1987. Criteria for the "soft" bipolar spectrum: treatment implications. Psychopharmacol Bull. 23, 68-73]...
  67. ncbi request reprint Reboxetine, a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, is an effective and well-tolerated treatment for panic disorder
    Marcio Versiani
    Institute of Psychiatry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:31-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy and tolerability of reboxetine, a novel selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, in patients with panic disorder with and without agoraphobia...
  68. ncbi request reprint Antiepileptic drugs: indications other than epilepsy
    Edoardo Spina
    Section of Pharmacology, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Messina, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 6:57-75. 2004
    ..In addition, newer AEDs appear to have a more favourable tolerability and drug interaction profile as compared to older compounds, so thus improving compliance to treatment...
  69. ncbi request reprint Clinical vs. structured interview on anxiety and affective disorders by primary care physicians. understanding diagnostic discordance
    Matteo Balestrieri
    Clinica di Psichiatria e PMP, Dipartimento di Patologia e Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:144-51. 2007
    ..To assess in a national sample the ability of GPs to detect psychiatric disorders using a clinical vs. a standardized interview and to characterize the patients that were falsely diagnosed with an anxiety or affective disorder...