L Sher

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor and suicidal behavior
    L Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    QJM 104:455-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the pathophysiology of adolescent suicidal behavior
    Leo Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10468, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:181-5. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Adolescent suicide in New York City: plenty of room for new research
    Debora Ganz
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 24:99-104. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in adolescents with comorbid depression and alcohol abuse
    D Ganz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 61:333-47. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in adolescents with post-traumatic stress disorder
    D Ganz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 62:363-70. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The concept of post-traumatic mood disorder and its implications for adolescent suicidal behavior
    L Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 60:1393-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcoholism and suicidal behavior: a clinical overview
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:13-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and suicidal behavior in adolescents
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, NY, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 58:333-9. 2006
  9. pmc Association between familial suicidal behavior and frequency of attempts among depressed suicide attempters
    D Lizardi
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:406-10. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood abuse, adult alcohol use disorders and suicidal behaviour
    N Makhija
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    QJM 100:305-9. 2007

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor and suicidal behavior
    L Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, James J Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    QJM 104:455-8. 2011
    ..It is to be hoped that the studies of the neurobiology of suicidal behavior will lead to the development of new methods of suicide prevention...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the pathophysiology of adolescent suicidal behavior
    Leo Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10468, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:181-5. 2011
    ..It is interesting to hypothesize that BDNF could be a biological marker of suicidal behavior in adolescents or in certain adolescent populations...
  3. doi request reprint Adolescent suicide in New York City: plenty of room for new research
    Debora Ganz
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 24:99-104. 2012
    ..This dearth of literature may be related to the ethical problems inherent in suicide research, self reports and/or post mortem analyses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in adolescents with comorbid depression and alcohol abuse
    D Ganz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 61:333-47. 2009
    ..There is a lot that can be done by clinicians, legal and educational professionals and society at large that may help to prevent and treat such problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in adolescents with post-traumatic stress disorder
    D Ganz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 62:363-70. 2010
    ..However, when prescribing medications, physicians do need to be careful to consider the weaknesses and strengths of each of the pharmacological options as they apply to adolescents presenting with PTSD and suicidality...
  6. ncbi request reprint The concept of post-traumatic mood disorder and its implications for adolescent suicidal behavior
    L Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 60:1393-9. 2008
    ..Priorities for intervening to reduce adolescent suicidal behavior lie with interventions focused upon the improved recognition, treatment and management of adolescents with psychiatric disorders including PTMD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcoholism and suicidal behavior: a clinical overview
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:13-22. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper was to provide a clinical review of the literature on the relation of alcoholism to suicidal behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and suicidal behavior in adolescents
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, NY, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 58:333-9. 2006
    ..Future studies of psychological and neurobiological mechanisms of suicidality in adolescents with alcohol and/or substance abuse are merited...
  9. pmc Association between familial suicidal behavior and frequency of attempts among depressed suicide attempters
    D Lizardi
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:406-10. 2009
    ..The current study aimed to examine whether a family history of suicidal acts predicts severity of suicide attempts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Childhood abuse, adult alcohol use disorders and suicidal behaviour
    N Makhija
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    QJM 100:305-9. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Depression and suicidal behavior in alcohol abusing adolescents: possible role of selenium deficiency
    L Sher
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 60:201-9. 2008
    ..Healthy nutrition and possibly mineral supplementations should be a part of the treatment plan of adolescents with alcohol use disorders especially when alcohol misuse is comorbid with depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recognizing alcohol and drug abuse in patients with eating disorders
    A H Conason
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Suite 2917, Box 42, New York, NY 10032, USA
    QJM 99:335-9. 2006
    ..More studies are needed to understand psychobiological mechanisms of this comorbidity, and to develop treatments for individuals with comorbid eating disorders and substance misuse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and suicide
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    QJM 99:57-61. 2006
    ..Middle-age and older men with alcohol dependence and mood disorders are at particularly high risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of depressed patients with or without a family history of alcoholism
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:266-71. 2005
    ..To compare clinical features of depressed subjects without alcoholism but with a family history of alcoholism to a depressed group without alcoholism and without a family history of alcoholism...
  15. ncbi request reprint Preventing suicide
    L Sher
    Division of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Suite 2917, Box 42, New York, NY 10032, USA
    QJM 97:677-80. 2004