Jae Min Kim

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Affiliation: Chonnam National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of SLC6A4 DNA promoter methylation and poststroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 160 Baekseoro, Dong Ku, Gwangju 501 746, South Korea Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1222-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of BDNF promoter methylation and genotype with poststroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 149:93-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A one year longitudinal study of cytokine genes and depression in breast cancer
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 148:57-65. 2013
  4. pmc Associations of BDNF genotype and promoter methylation with acute and long-term stroke outcomes in an East Asian cohort
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e51280. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 12-week remission in a nationwide cohort of people with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:41-50. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Associations of serotonergic genes with poststroke emotional incontinence
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:799-806. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Serotonergic and BDNF genes and risk of depression after stroke
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 136:833-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Serotonergic and BDNF genes associated with depression 1 week and 1 year after mastectomy for breast cancer
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Psychosom Med 74:8-15. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Physical comorbidity and 12-week treatment outcomes in Korean patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Psychosom Res 71:311-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Improvement within 2 weeks and later treatment outcomes in patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 129:183-90. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of SLC6A4 DNA promoter methylation and poststroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 160 Baekseoro, Dong Ku, Gwangju 501 746, South Korea Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1222-7. 2013
    ..SLC6A4 methylation profile was supported as a potential diagnostic and prognostic biomarker for PSD; associations with SLC6A4 methylation status may represent a target for drug development. ..
  2. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of BDNF promoter methylation and genotype with poststroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 149:93-9. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether BDNF gene promoter methylation status and val66met polymorphism were associated with depression ascertained at two weeks and one year after stroke...
  3. doi request reprint A one year longitudinal study of cytokine genes and depression in breast cancer
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 148:57-65. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether alleles related to higher pro-inflammatory and/or lower anti-inflammatory cytokine production would associate with depression in a cohort with breast cancer...
  4. pmc Associations of BDNF genotype and promoter methylation with acute and long-term stroke outcomes in an East Asian cohort
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    PLoS ONE 7:e51280. 2012
    ..BDNF secretion is influenced by genetic and epigenetic profiles. This study aimed to investigate whether BDNF val66met polymorphism and promoter methylation status were associated with outcomes at two weeks and one year after stroke...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of 12-week remission in a nationwide cohort of people with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:41-50. 2011
    ..To estimate the 12-week remission rate of patients with depressive disorders and predictors of this in a naturalistic clinical setting in South Korea...
  6. doi request reprint Associations of serotonergic genes with poststroke emotional incontinence
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:799-806. 2012
    ..Polymorphisms of serotonin transporter (5-HTT) and serotonin 2a receptor (5-HTR2a) genes may regulate serotonergic signaling at brain synapses, and this study was to investigate associations with PSEI in an East Asian population...
  7. doi request reprint Serotonergic and BDNF genes and risk of depression after stroke
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 136:833-40. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether the 5-HTT, 5-HTR2a, and BDNF genes are associated with PSD independently and/or interactively in a Korean sample with high prevalence of risk alleles...
  8. doi request reprint Serotonergic and BDNF genes associated with depression 1 week and 1 year after mastectomy for breast cancer
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Psychosom Med 74:8-15. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether polymorphisms of interest in 5-HTT, 5-HTR2a, and BDNF genes are associated with depression after mastectomy for breast cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Physical comorbidity and 12-week treatment outcomes in Korean patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Psychosom Res 71:311-8. 2011
    ..This study aimed to compare treatment outcomes between people with depressive disorder with and without comorbid physical disorders...
  10. doi request reprint Improvement within 2 weeks and later treatment outcomes in patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 129:183-90. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Stressful events, stress perception and treatment outcomes in patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 133:528-36. 2011
    ..In a prospective naturalistic study of depression treatment we sought to investigate perceived stress as a predictor of 12-week antidepressant treatment outcome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interactions between life stressors and susceptibility genes (5-HTTLPR and BDNF) on depression in Korean elders
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Korea
    Biol Psychiatry 62:423-8. 2007
    ..We sought to replicate this finding in elders and, additionally, to test modifying effects of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) val66met polymorphism...
  13. doi request reprint Physical health and incident late-life depression: modification by cytokine genes
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, and Depression Clinical Research Centre, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Neurobiol Aging 34:356.e1-9. 2013
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Religiosity, depression, and quality of life in Korean patients with breast cancer: a 1-year prospective longitudinal study
    Ji Eun Jang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychooncology 22:922-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the association among religiosity and depression, anxiety, and quality of life in women with breast cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Role of BDNF val66met polymorphism on the association between physical activity and incident dementia
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Aging and Geriatrics BK21 Program, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    Neurobiol Aging 32:551.e5-12. 2011
    ..This study investigated modification by BDNF val66met polymorphism of the association between physical activity, incident dementia and other cognitive outcomes...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of switching to long-acting injectable risperidone from oral atypical antipsychotics on cognitive function in patients with schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School and Clinical Trial Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 24:565-73. 2009
    ..To investigate changes in cognitive function and clinical features following a switch from oral atypical antipsychotics (AAPs) to long-acting injectable risperidone (LAIR) in patients with schizophrenia...
  17. doi request reprint White matter hyperintensities and functional outcomes at 2 weeks and 1 year after stroke
    Hee Ju Kang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Cerebrovasc Dis 35:138-45. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether deep and periventricular WMHs (DWMHs and PVWMHs, respectively) were associated with functional outcomes at 2 weeks and 1 year after stroke separately and interactively...
  18. doi request reprint Synergistic associations of depression and apolipoprotein E genotype with incidence of dementia
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Centre, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:893-8. 2011
    ..In another sample of East Asian origin, we sought to replicate the findings and to explore individual depressive symptoms where this interaction was most evident...
  19. doi request reprint Paliperidone ER versus risperidone for neurocognitive function in patients with schizophrenia: a randomized, open-label, controlled trial
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Jeonju, Republic of Korea
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 27:267-74. 2012
    ..In conclusion, switching from risperidone to paliperidone ER may lead to additional cognitive and social functional improvements...
  20. doi request reprint An investigation of associations between alcohol use disorder and polymorphisms on ALDH2, BDNF, 5-HTTLPR, and MTHFR genes in older Korean men
    Sangmoon Shin
    Department of Psychiatry, Gwangju Mirae Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:441-8. 2010
    ..677c > t)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Subjective memory impairment, cognitive function and depression--a community study in older Koreans
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 15:218-25. 2003
    ..SMI was weakly associated with previous cognitive decline and was not associated with APOE e4. SMI and cognitive impairment were most strongly associated in urban residents, particularly rural-to-urban migrants...
  22. doi request reprint Association of SLC6A4 methylation with early adversity, characteristics and outcomes in depression
    Hee Ju Kang
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Depression Research Centre, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 44:23-8. 2013
    ..SLC6A4 methylation status could be a proxy marker for childhood adversities and a clinical biomarker for certain presentations of depression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial aldehyde dehydrogenase polymorphism is not associated with incidence of Alzheimer's disease
    Ii Seon Shin
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1075-80. 2005
    ..This study aimed to investigate the longitudinal association between ALDH2*2 and incidence of AD...
  24. doi request reprint Cholesterol and serotonin transporter polymorphism interactions in late-life depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    Neurobiol Aging 32:336-43. 2011
    ..This study investigated whether the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism has modifying effects on previously identified associations between cholesterol levels and prevalence/incidence of late-life depression...
  25. doi request reprint Response to antidepressants in major depressive disorder with melancholic features: the CRESCEND study
    Su Jin Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 144:42-50. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine whether major depressive disorders with melancholic and without melancholic features differ with respect to their responses to treatment with antidepressants...
  26. ncbi request reprint BDNF genotype potentially modifying the association between incident stroke and depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Neurobiol Aging 29:789-92. 2008
    ..To investigate the role of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene val66met polymorphism in the association between stroke and depression...
  27. doi request reprint Comparative validity of depression assessment scales for screening poststroke depression
    Hee Ju Kang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 147:186-91. 2013
    ..This study aimed to compare screening properties of four assessment scales for poststroke depression (PSD) at 2 weeks and 1 year after index stroke, and investigated factors contributing to misclassification...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical health, depression and cognitive function as correlates of disability in an older Korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Research Institute of Medical Science, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:160-7. 2005
    ..Our objectives were to investigate the independent associations of physical health, depression and cognitive function with WHODAS II disability in an older Korean population...
  29. doi request reprint Effectiveness of switching from aripiprazole to ziprasidone in patients with schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School and Clinical Trial Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 33:121-5. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of switching to ziprasidone in patients who had insufficient response or intolerance to aripiprazole for the treatment of schizophrenia...
  30. doi request reprint The role of acetaldehyde in human psychomotor function: a double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Hospital, Dong Gu, Gwangju, Korea
    Biol Psychiatry 67:840-5. 2010
    ..We investigated the acute effects of both alcohol and acetaldehyde on psychomotor functions related to automobile driving skills...
  31. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of changes in subjective memory complaints and onset of dementia in South Korea
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:949-56. 2006
    ..This study aimed to investigate the prospective association between change in self-reported memory and incident dementia in a community sample...
  32. pmc Insomnia, depression, and physical disorders in late life: a 2-year longitudinal community study in Koreans
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Korea
    Sleep 32:1221-8. 2009
    ..To investigate prevalence, incidence, and persistence of insomnia, and their bidirectional longitudinal associations with depression and physical disorders...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mirtazapine for severe gastroparesis unresponsive to conventional prokinetic treatment
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National Univ Hospital, 8 Hak Dong, Dong Ku, Kwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    Psychosomatics 47:440-2. 2006
    ..This is the first report to show that mirtazapine may be an effective alternative when gastroparesis is refractory to conventional measures...
  34. doi request reprint Effectiveness of switching to aripiprazole from atypical antipsychotics in patients with schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:243-9. 2009
    ..To examine changes in cognitive function and clinical features after a switch from atypical antipsychotics to aripiprazole in patients with schizophrenia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparing effects of methylphenidate, sertraline and placebo on neuropsychiatric sequelae in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Hoon Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Research Institute of Medical Science, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 20:97-104. 2005
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of methylphenidate and sertraline compared with placebo on various neuropsychiatric sequelae associated with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Amisulpride versus risperidone in the treatment of depression in patients with schizophrenia: a randomized, open-label, controlled trial
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:1504-9. 2007
    ..To determine the effectiveness of amisulpride on depression in patients with schizophrenia, in comparison to risperidone...
  37. doi request reprint Associations of cytokine gene polymorphisms with post-stroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    World J Biol Psychiatry 13:579-87. 2012
    ..We hypothesised that alleles related to higher pro-inflammatory and/or lower anti-inflammatory cytokine production would be associated with post-stroke depression (PSD)...
  38. doi request reprint Gender differences in 12-week antidepressant treatment outcomes for a naturalistic secondary care cohort: the CRESCEND study
    Su Jin Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Psychiatry Res 189:82-90. 2011
    ..Women were found to have better outcomes following antidepressant treatment than men, and postmenopausal women had a better response on anxiety symptoms with newer dual action antidepressants...
  39. ncbi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene and risk of Alzheimer's disease in Koreans
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:454-9. 2008
    ..677C>T polymorphism and AD in Korean elders and to the extent to which it is modified by the major components of one-carbon metabolism and apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype...
  40. ncbi request reprint Vascular disease/risk and late-life depression in a Korean community population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Ku, Kwangju, 501 757, Republic of Korea
    Br J Psychiatry 185:102-7. 2004
    ..Associations between vascular risk factors and late-life depression are controversial...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic validity of assessment scales for depression in patients with schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Research Institute of Medical Science, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Ku, Kwangju, 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Psychiatry Res 144:57-63. 2006
    ..Our study suggests that the CDSS may provide the best assessment for depression in patients with schizophrenia...
  42. ncbi request reprint Association between attitude toward medication and neurocognitive function in schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Clinical Trial Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 29:197-205. 2006
    ..This study examined the association between attitude toward antipsychotic medication and clinical status, particularly neurocognitive function, in patients with schizophrenia...
  43. doi request reprint Relationship between a hopeful attitude and cellular immunity in patients with breast cancer
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju 501 757, Korea
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:371-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the relationship between hopefulness and immune function in patients with breast cancer...
  44. doi request reprint The acute effects of ethanol and acetaldehyde on physiological responses after ethanol ingestion in young healthy men with different ALDH2 genotypes
    Kyung Yeol Bae
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 50:242-9. 2012
    ..This study investigated the acute effects of ethanol and acetaldehyde on physiological responses in healthy men according to ALDH2 genotype by measuring them directly in human blood...
  45. doi request reprint Risperidone versus olanzapine for the treatment of delirium
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:298-302. 2010
    ..This study compared the effectiveness of risperidone and olanzapine in the treatment of delirium...
  46. doi request reprint A prospective study of statin use and poststroke depression
    Jae Min Kim
    From the Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom Department of Neurology, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 34:72-9. 2014
    ..Statin use was associated with a reduced risk of depression at 1 year after stroke. Likely causality and underlying mechanisms need to be further clarified. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing dementia in a developing nation: an evaluation of the GMS-AGECAT algorithm in an older Korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:331-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the screening properties of GMS organic disorder with respect to clinically diagnosed dementia in an older Korean population, about half of whom have received no formal education...
  48. doi request reprint Differences in predictors of traditional and cyber-bullying: a 2-year longitudinal study in Korean school children
    Su Jin Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Gangnam Severance Hospital, 211 Eonjuro, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, 135 720, Republic of Korea
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:309-18. 2013
    ..Cyber-bullying has differences in predictors from traditional bullying and intervention programmes need to take these into consideration...
  49. doi request reprint Determinants of suicidal ideation in patients with breast cancer
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychooncology 22:2848-56. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the prevalence and independent risk factors for suicidal ideation within 1 week and at 1 year after breast surgery for breast cancer...
  50. ncbi request reprint Lifetime urban/rural residence, social support and late-life depression in Korea
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:843-51. 2004
    ..This study aimed to investigate: (i) the association between lifetime urban/rural residence and late-life depression in Korea and (ii) modification of associations between depression and social support by lifetime residence...
  51. ncbi request reprint Mirtazapine treatment for pathological laughing and crying after stroke
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Repiblic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:249-51. 2005
    ..This is one of the first reports to suggest that mirtazapine may be an alternative to SSRIs for treating poststroke PLC...
  52. ncbi request reprint Use of long-acting injectable risperidone before and throughout pregnancy in schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Ku, Kwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:543-5. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported use of LAI risperidone throughout an entire pregnancy. In this paper, we discuss the rationale and problems of LAI risperidone use in pregnancy, based on a literature review...
  53. ncbi request reprint Dental health, nutritional status and recent-onset dementia in a Korean community population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:850-5. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the association between number of teeth, use of dentures and recent-onset dementia...
  54. ncbi request reprint Associations between head circumference, leg length and dementia in a Korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:41-8. 2008
    ..Smaller head circumference has also been found to be associated with dementia. The independence of these two potential markers of risk for dementia has not been investigated...
  55. doi request reprint Comparison of attitudes toward long-acting injectable antipsychotics among psychiatrists and patients
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 28:80-6. 2013
    ..In conclusion, attitudes of psychiatrists toward LAI were closely related to the use of LAI. The negative attitude and reluctance of psychiatrists, rather than patient resistance, may contribute toward the underuse of LAI...
  56. doi request reprint Modification by two genes of associations between general somatic health and incident depressive syndrome in older people
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Psychosom Med 71:286-91. 2009
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Differences in the behavioral and psychological symptoms between Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia: are the different pharmacologic treatment strategies justifiable?
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 18:215-20. 2003
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Relationship between a history of a suicide attempt and treatment outcomes in patients with depression
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:449-56. 2011
    ..Therefore, more intensive and longer-term treatment with particular ongoing clinical attention to risk is indicated in patients with these distinct, chronic, and severe forms of depression and ongoing high suicide risk...
  59. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation in elderly Korean population: a two-year longitudinal study
    Hee Ju Kang
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, South Korea
    Int Psychogeriatr 26:59-67. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence, incidence, and persistence of suicidal ideation (SI), and to investigate the psychosocial factors associated with these...
  60. doi request reprint Longitudinal associations between serum cholesterol levels and suicidal ideation in an older Korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, and Depression Clinical Research Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 152:517-21. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate longitudinal associations between serum lipid levels and suicidal ideation in an older population...
  61. doi request reprint BDNF promoter methylation and suicidal behavior in depressive patients
    Hee Ju Kang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 151:679-85. 2013
    ..This study investigated whether epigenetic changes are associated with suicidal behavior and evaluated the treatment outcome of suicidal ideation in depressive patients...
  62. doi request reprint Predictive value of folate, vitamin B12 and homocysteine levels in late-life depression
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Centre, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Br J Psychiatry 192:268-74. 2008
    ..The role of folate, vitamin B(12) and homocysteine levels in depression is not clear...
  63. ncbi request reprint Bupropion may improve restless legs syndrome: a report of three cases
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Ku, Kwangju 501 746, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:298-301. 2005
    ..To their knowledge, this is the first report to show that bupropion may be an effective alternative for treating RLS. Consequently, bupropion may be useful for the treatment of patients with both depression and RLS...
  64. ncbi request reprint Vascular risk factors and incident late-life depression in a Korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Depression Clinical Research Centre, Chonnam National University Medical School, 5 Hak dong, Dong Gu, Kwangju 501 757, Republic of Korea
    Br J Psychiatry 189:26-30. 2006
    ..Causal relationships between vascular factors and late-life depression are controversial...
  65. doi request reprint Effectiveness of mirtazapine for nausea and insomnia in cancer patients with depression
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Dong Ku, Gwangju 501 746, Korea
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:75-83. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to evaluate the effectiveness of mirtazapine orally disintegrating tablets for nausea and sleep disturbance, which are common and distressing symptoms of cancer...
  66. doi request reprint Factors associated with subjective quality of life in Korean patients with depressive disorders: the CRESCEND study
    Young Eun Jung
    Department of Psychiatry, The Catholic University College of Medicine, 62 Yeouido dong, Youngdeungpo gu, Seoul, 150 713, Republic of Korea
    Qual Life Res 21:967-74. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess subjective QOL in Korean patients with depression and explore the factors (sociodemographic characteristics and clinical features) associated with subjective QOL...
  67. pmc Determinants of quality of life in the acute stage following stroke
    Bo Ok Jeong
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 9:127-33. 2012
    ..This study aimed to investigate the factors influence the quality of life (QOL) of survivors of an acute stroke...
  68. pmc Antidepressant prescribing patterns in Korea: results from the clinical research center for depression study
    Kyung Yeol Bae
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 8:234-44. 2011
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  69. ncbi request reprint Risperidone use in Korean patients with Alzheimer's disease: optimal dosage and effect on behavioural and psychological symptoms, cognitive function and activities of daily living
    Jin Sang Yoon
    Department of Psychiatry and Research Institute of Medical Science, Chonnam National University Medical School, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 18:627-33. 2003
    ..The optimal dose of risperidone in Korean patients with AD was determined with respect to both efficacy and safety profiles...
  70. doi request reprint Caffeine counteracts impairments in task-oriented psychomotor performance induced by chlorpheniramine: a double-blind placebo-controlled crossover study
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Psychopharmacol 27:62-70. 2013
    ..In conclusion, chlorpheniramine significantly increases subjective sleepiness and objectively impairs psychomotor performance. However, caffeine counteracts these sedative effects and psychomotor impairments...
  71. doi request reprint Association of grip strength with dementia in a Korean older population
    Hee Young Shin
    Department of Biomedical Science, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:500-5. 2012
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to examine whether grip strength is independently associated with dementia after controlling for other related factors in a Korean older population...
  72. pmc Thyroid stimulating hormone, cognitive impairment and depression in an older korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Aging and Geriatrics BK21 Program, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 7:264-9. 2010
    ..This study aimed to investigate the associations of serum thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) levels with cognitive impairment and depression after controlling for potential confounding factors...
  73. pmc Apolipoprotein e4 genotype and depressive symptoms as risk factors for dementia in an older korean population
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 7:135-40. 2010
    ..This study investigated the separate and combined effects of apo E4 and depression on the incidence of dementia in both men and women...
  74. pmc Psychosocial factors contributing to suicidal ideation in hospitalized schizophrenia patients in Korea
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 7:79-85. 2010
    ..This study aimed to comprehensively evaluate psychosocial risk factors associated with suicidality in patients with schizophrenia in Korea...
  75. pmc The clinical research center for depression study: baseline characteristics of a korean long-term hospital-based observational collaborative prospective cohort study
    Tae Suk Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, The Catholic University of Korea School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 8:1-8. 2011
    ..In this study, we examined the baseline characteristics of the depressive participants as the hospital-based cohort...
  76. pmc Folate, vitamin b(12), and homocysteine as risk factors for cognitive decline in the elderly
    Jae Min Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, Korea
    Psychiatry Investig 5:36-40. 2008
    ..This study investigated the prospective associations between cognitive decline and the levels of folate, vitamin B(12) and homocysteine both at baseline and over course of the study period...
  77. doi request reprint Factors potentiating the risk of mirtazapine-associated restless legs syndrome
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School and Clinical Trial Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Hum Psychopharmacol 23:615-20. 2008
    ..Mirtazapine is known to often provoke restless legs syndrome (RLS). In this retrospective chart review study, we evaluated the socio-demographic and clinical factors related to mirtazapine-associated RLS...
  78. doi request reprint Distinctive clinical characteristics and suicidal tendencies of patients with anxious depression
    Ho Jun Seo
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:42-8. 2011
    ..The present findings that were drawn from detailed evaluation of suicidality strongly support previous results assessed only with the help of clinical reports. More attention should be paid to assess suicide risk in these patients...
  79. doi request reprint The 5-HT2 receptor profiles of antipsychotics in the pathogenesis of obsessive-compulsive symptoms in schizophrenia
    Sung Wan Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School and Clinical Trial Center, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:224-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, this case supports the hypothesis that the antagonist effect on 5-HT(2) receptors may be related to atypical antipsychotic-induced OCS...
  80. pmc Disturbed eating attitudes and behaviors in South Korean boys and girls: a school-based cross-sectional study
    Su Jin Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Chonnam National University Medical School, 671 Jebong ro, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 757, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 51:302-9. 2010
    ..This study was designed to assess the prevalence and correlates of disturbed eating attitudes and behaviors in South Korean students...