Kazumasa Suzuki

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tokyo
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvement of psychiatric symptoms after electroconvulsive therapy in young adults with intractable first-episode schizophrenia and schizophreniform disorder
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 210:213-20. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Resolution of catatonia by successful seizure induction via electroconvulsive therapy with electrodes applied bilaterally to the parietotemporal region
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 23:103-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Catatonia complicated by pneumothorax successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 23:284-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Safety of electroconvulsive therapy in psychiatric patients shortly after the occurrence of pulmonary embolism
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 24:286-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Adjusting the frequency of continuation and maintenance electroconvulsive therapy to prevent relapse of catatonic schizophrenia in middle-aged and elderly patients who are relapse-prone
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:486-92. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Catatonic stupor superimposed on hereditary spinocerebellar degeneration resolved with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1179-81. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Epileptic seizures superimposed on catatonic stupor
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Epilepsia 47:793-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolution of SPECT-determined anterior cerebral hypoperfusion correlated with maintenance ECT-derived improvement in residual symptoms in a case of late-life psychotic depression
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Seiryo machi, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 31:253-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful use of continuation electroconvulsive therapy in a case of late-onset Leonhard's confusion psychosis
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Seiryo machi, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 21:251-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Repeated electroconvulsive therapy courses improved chronic regional pain with depression caused by failed back syndrome
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 15:CS77-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Improvement of psychiatric symptoms after electroconvulsive therapy in young adults with intractable first-episode schizophrenia and schizophreniform disorder
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Tohoku J Exp Med 210:213-20. 2006
    ..There were no adverse effects during the acute ECT course, except for mild delirium. We conclude that ECT may be an effective and safe treatment option for young adults with intractable first-episode schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Resolution of catatonia by successful seizure induction via electroconvulsive therapy with electrodes applied bilaterally to the parietotemporal region
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 23:103-5. 2007
    ..We note that parietotemporal ECT can induce therapeutic seizures in patients with a high seizure threshold because more current penetrates the brain due to a decrease in shunted current...
  3. ncbi request reprint Catatonia complicated by pneumothorax successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 23:284-5. 2007
    ..Electroconvulsive therapy was safely administered to resolve catatonia, with special attention to managing pneumothorax by insertion of a thoracostomy tube and careful management of ventilation...
  4. doi request reprint Safety of electroconvulsive therapy in psychiatric patients shortly after the occurrence of pulmonary embolism
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 24:286-8. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Adjusting the frequency of continuation and maintenance electroconvulsive therapy to prevent relapse of catatonic schizophrenia in middle-aged and elderly patients who are relapse-prone
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:486-92. 2006
    ..Large-scale systematic studies are warranted to investigate the optimum use of continuation and maintenance ECT in patients with catatonic schizophrenia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Catatonic stupor superimposed on hereditary spinocerebellar degeneration resolved with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1179-81. 2006
    ..The catatonia and psychotic depression resolved with 11 sessions of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Early recognition of catatonia during the course of SCD is important for timely administration of ECT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epileptic seizures superimposed on catatonic stupor
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
    Epilepsia 47:793-8. 2006
    ..Thus it is necessary to rule out ictal catatonia by electroencephalography in patients with catatonic stupor. However, few reports are available on epileptic seizures superimposed on catatonic stupor...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolution of SPECT-determined anterior cerebral hypoperfusion correlated with maintenance ECT-derived improvement in residual symptoms in a case of late-life psychotic depression
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Seiryo machi, Sendai, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 31:253-5. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful use of continuation electroconvulsive therapy in a case of late-onset Leonhard's confusion psychosis
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Seiryo machi, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 21:251-2. 2005
    ..To date, relapse has been prevented for 2 years. Continuation ECT and lithium combined with paroxetine after response to acute ECT may be effective in maintaining remission of Leonhard's confusion psychosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Repeated electroconvulsive therapy courses improved chronic regional pain with depression caused by failed back syndrome
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 15:CS77-9. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Continuation electroconvulsive therapy for relapse prevention in middle-aged and elderly patients with intractable catatonic schizophrenia
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 59:481-9. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint One-year outcome after response to ECT in middle-aged and elderly patients with intractable catatonic schizophrenia
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba ku, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 20:99-106. 2004
    ..Thus, we conducted prospective studies on the short-term (phase 1 study) and long-term (phase 2 study) effects of acute ECT on intractable catatonic schizophrenia in middle-aged and elderly patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Short-term effect of ECT in middle-aged and elderly patients with intractable catatonic schizophrenia
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J ECT 19:73-80. 2003
    ..Thus, we conducted a prospective study of the short-term effect of acute ECT on middle-aged and elderly patients with intractable catatonic schizophrenia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Agitated depression successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy combined with steroid cover in a patient with Addison's disease
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, 1 1 Seiryo machi, Aoba ku, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:956-8. 2007
    ..Administration of steroid cover just before each ECT session may increase safety of the ECT procedure in psychiatric patients with Addison's disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Changes in regional cerebral blood flow abnormalities in late-life depression following response to electroconvulsive therapy
    Shuichi Awata
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 56:31-40. 2002
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Catatonia induced by idiopathic hypertrophic pachymeningitis
    Fumiaki Ito
    Department of Psychiatry, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai 980 8574, Japan
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:447.e7-447.e10. 2010
    ..High-dose steroid therapy was effective in resolving the catatonic symptomatology and EEG abnormality...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hysteria presenting as a prodrome to catatonic stupor in a depressive patient resolved with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    J ECT 22:276. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Continuation electroconvulsive therapy to prevent relapse of schizophrenia in relapse-prone patients
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    J ECT 23:204-5. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Prolonged residual catatonia or prolonged neuroleptic-induced Parkinsonism following catatonic stupor in a patient with manic-depressive illness
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Mov Disord 22:152-3. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Catatonic stupor during the course of Parkinson's disease resolved with electroconvulsive therapy
    Kazumasa Suzuki
    Mov Disord 21:123-4. 2006