Bavanisha Vythilingum

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk factors for substance use in pregnant women in South Africa
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:851-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Association between antenatal distress and uterine artery pulsatility index
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry J Block, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa
    Arch Womens Ment Health 13:359-64. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders in pregnancy
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, J Block, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town 7935, South Africa
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:331-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Selective attention to fearful faces during pregnancy
    Annerine Roos
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University, P O Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 37:76-80. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Altered prefrontal cortical function during processing of fear-relevant stimuli in pregnancy
    Annerine Roos
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, P O Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Behav Brain Res 222:200-5. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Disability and quality of life in post-traumatic stress disorder: impact of drug treatment
    Soraya Seedat
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Pharmacoeconomics 24:989-98. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder: psychobiological and evolutionary underpinnings
    Dan J Stein
    Department of Mental Health and Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    CNS Spectr 12:806-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Love and attachment: the psychobiology of social bonding
    Dan J Stein
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    CNS Spectr 14:239-42. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorders and dermatologic disease
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    MRC Research Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Dermatol Clin 23:675-80. 2005
  10. pmc Quetiapine augmentation of SRIs in treatment refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled study [ISRCTN83050762]
    Paul D Carey
    MRC Research Unit on Anxiety Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Psychiatry 5:5. 2005

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Risk factors for substance use in pregnant women in South Africa
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
    S Afr Med J 102:851-4. 2012
    ..To study the prevalence of alcohol and substance use in a South African antenatal population and its correlates with socio-demographic factors, depression and perceived stress...
  2. doi request reprint Association between antenatal distress and uterine artery pulsatility index
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry J Block, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa
    Arch Womens Ment Health 13:359-64. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders in pregnancy
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, J Block, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town 7935, South Africa
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:331-5. 2008
    ..The risk of teratogenicity with pharmacotherapy must be considered, but it can be minimized by judicious tapering and cessation of medication during high-risk periods...
  4. doi request reprint Selective attention to fearful faces during pregnancy
    Annerine Roos
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University, P O Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 37:76-80. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Altered prefrontal cortical function during processing of fear-relevant stimuli in pregnancy
    Annerine Roos
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, P O Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Behav Brain Res 222:200-5. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Disability and quality of life in post-traumatic stress disorder: impact of drug treatment
    Soraya Seedat
    MRC Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    Pharmacoeconomics 24:989-98. 2006
    ..Further investigation of the relationship of QOL to PTSD symptom severity, disability, treatment outcome and cost, among the different drug treatment modalities, is clearly needed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder: psychobiological and evolutionary underpinnings
    Dan J Stein
    Department of Mental Health and Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    CNS Spectr 12:806-9. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Love and attachment: the psychobiology of social bonding
    Dan J Stein
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    CNS Spectr 14:239-42. 2009
    ..Advances in the psychobiology of social bonds have led to hypotheses about the pharmacotherapy of disorders of attachment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorders and dermatologic disease
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    MRC Research Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Dermatol Clin 23:675-80. 2005
    ..Many of these patients experience considerable shame over their behavior and may be reluctant to acknowledge the existence of a psychiatric disorder. The dermatologist's approach to this patient is discussed...
  10. pmc Quetiapine augmentation of SRIs in treatment refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled study [ISRCTN83050762]
    Paul D Carey
    MRC Research Unit on Anxiety Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Psychiatry 5:5. 2005
    ..Quetiapine is generally well tolerated and previous open-label data has produced mixed results in OCD and additional controlled data is needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint A brain-behaviour initiative for South Africa: the time is right
    Dan J Stein
    University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    Metab Brain Dis 21:279-84. 2006
    ..However, there has been less focus on the value of basic and clinical neuroscience research in this context. The current paper focuses on the relevance of a brain-behaviour research initiative in South Africa...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is "shy bladder syndrome" a subtype of social anxiety disorder? A survey of people with paruresis
    Bavanisha Vythilingum
    MRC Unit on Anxiety Disorders, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    Depress Anxiety 16:84-7. 2002
    ..Thus, paruresis can be a chronic and disabling symptom, and there seems to be an association between paruresis and other performance anxieties. Further research to characterize paruresis and to determine effective treatments is needed...