Josefina Castro-Fornieles

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-oriented perfectionism in eating disorders
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 40:562-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic treatment in child and adolescent first-episode psychosis: a longitudinal naturalistic approach
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clinic of Neurosciences, IDIBAPS, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clínic Universitario of Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:327-36. 2008
  3. pmc Reduced antioxidant defense in early onset first-episode psychosis: a case-control study
    Juan Antonio Mico
    Department of Neuroscience, Pharmacology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, CIBERSAM, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental University of Cádiz, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 11:26. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in male adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:613-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal brain metabolites in short-term weight-recovered adolescent anorexia nervosa patients
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:1049-53. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A cross-sectional and follow-up voxel-based morphometric MRI study in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental CIBER sam, Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 43:331-40. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A cross-sectional and follow-up functional MRI study with a working memory task in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Neuropsychologia 48:4111-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Two-year diagnostic stability in early-onset first-episode psychosis
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:1089-98. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma homovanillic acid in adolescents with bulimia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network, CIBERSAM Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 170:241-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Motivation to change in adolescents with bulimia nervosa mediates clinical change after treatment
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain IDIBAPS Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:46-54. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Self-oriented perfectionism in eating disorders
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 40:562-8. 2007
    ..To assess perfectionism dimensions in eating disorders in comparison with other psychiatric disorders and subjects from the general population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic treatment in child and adolescent first-episode psychosis: a longitudinal naturalistic approach
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clinic of Neurosciences, IDIBAPS, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clínic Universitario of Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:327-36. 2008
    ..This report describes the antipsychotic treatment during the first year and compares the most frequently used agents after 6 months...
  3. pmc Reduced antioxidant defense in early onset first-episode psychosis: a case-control study
    Juan Antonio Mico
    Department of Neuroscience, Pharmacology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, CIBERSAM, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental University of Cádiz, Spain
    BMC Psychiatry 11:26. 2011
    ..Our objective is to determine the activity of the antioxidant defense system at admission in patients with early onset first psychotic episodes compared with a control group...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in male adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:613-8. 2002
    ..To determine the percentage of male adolescent patients with abnormal bone mineral density (BMD), to identify the variables related to BMD loss, and to study BMD change after follow-up...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal brain metabolites in short-term weight-recovered adolescent anorexia nervosa patients
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:1049-53. 2010
    ..More studies with larger samples are necessary to test the generalizability of the present results...
  6. doi request reprint A cross-sectional and follow-up voxel-based morphometric MRI study in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental CIBER sam, Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 43:331-40. 2009
    ..In conclusion, in adolescent anorexic patients gray matter is more affected than white matter and mainly involves the posterior regions of the brain. Overall gray matter alterations are reversible after nutritional recovery...
  7. doi request reprint A cross-sectional and follow-up functional MRI study with a working memory task in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Neuropsychologia 48:4111-6. 2010
    ..This activation correlated with clinical variables. In these young patients, differences with respect to controls disappeared after weight recovery...
  8. doi request reprint Two-year diagnostic stability in early-onset first-episode psychosis
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:1089-98. 2011
    ..The Child and Adolescent First-Episode Psychosis Study (CAFEPS) is a 2-year, prospective longitudinal study of early-onset first episodes of psychosis (EO-FEP)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Plasma homovanillic acid in adolescents with bulimia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network, CIBERSAM Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 170:241-4. 2009
    ..Moreover, in logistic regression analysis the BDI score proved to be an independent predictor of high pHVA. The level of pHVA is increased in bulimia nervosa patients with high scores on measures of depressive and eating symptomatology...
  10. doi request reprint Motivation to change in adolescents with bulimia nervosa mediates clinical change after treatment
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain IDIBAPS Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:46-54. 2011
    ..58; p = 0.002). In conclusion, in adolescent patients receiving treatment for bulimia nervosa, improvement in bulimic symptomatology seems to be especially related to initial motivation to change...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and factors related to substance use among adolescents with eating disorders
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Addict Res 16:61-8. 2010
    ..Very few studies have assessed substance use in clinical samples of adolescents with eating disorders (ED). This paper reports the prevalence of regular or risky substance use (RRSU) and substance use disorder (SUD) in adolescents with ED...
  12. ncbi request reprint The child and adolescent first-episode psychosis study (CAFEPS): design and baseline results
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clinic of Neurosciences, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Villarroel, Spain
    Schizophr Res 91:226-37. 2007
    ..This paper describes the methods and rationale behind the study and the general characteristics of the sample...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological and nutritional correlates of plasma homovanillic acid in adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic University, Barcelano, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 42:213-20. 2008
    ..With weight recovery and psychopathological improvement, pHVA tends to normalization...
  14. ncbi request reprint Persistence of nutritional deficiencies after short-term weight recovery in adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro
    Eating Disorders Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clínic Universitari Barcelona, IDIBAPS, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 35:169-78. 2004
    ..To study nutritional abnormalities in adolescent anorexia nervosa and to establish whether certain abnormalities persist after short-term refeeding...
  15. ncbi request reprint Perfectionism dimensions in children and adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, IDIBAPS Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Spain, Barcelona, Spain
    J Adolesc Health 35:392-8. 2004
    ..To assess the dimensions of perfectionism in adolescents with anorexia nervosa in comparison with adolescents from the general population and to validate the Spanish versions of two measures of perfectionism...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adolescent anorexia nervosa: cross-sectional and follow-up frontal gray matter disturbances detected with proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 41:952-8. 2007
    ..These alterations seem to be reversible in young patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of rehospitalization after total weight recovery in adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro
    Eating Disorders Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 36:22-30. 2004
    ..The current study analyzed the variables related to rehospitalization after total weight recovery in adolescents with anorexia nervosa...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of weight maintenance after hospital discharge in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Josefina Castro-Fornieles
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 40:129-35. 2007
    ..To analyze variables that predict weight maintenance in adolescent anorexia nervosa...
  19. doi request reprint Comparison between young siblings and offspring of subjects with schizophrenia: clinical and neuropsychological characteristics
    Elena de la Serna
    Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM, Spain
    Schizophr Res 131:35-42. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Twenty-four months of antipsychotic treatment in children and adolescents with first psychotic episode: discontinuation and tolerability
    Ana Noguera
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:463-71. 2013
    ..This report describes the naturalistic psychopharmacological treatment administered during a 24-month follow-up period, as well as discontinuation rates, reasons for discontinuation, and adverse effects...
  21. doi request reprint Cognitive reserve as a predictor of two year neuropsychological performance in early onset first-episode schizophrenia
    Elena de la Serna
    Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM, Spain
    Schizophr Res 143:125-31. 2013
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Two-year follow-up of cognitive functions in schizophrenia spectrum disorders of adolescent patients treated with electroconvulsive therapy
    Elena de la Serna
    Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:611-9. 2011
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate the long-term cognitive effects of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in a sample of adolescent patients in whom schizophrenia spectrum disorders were diagnosed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and severity of categorical and dimensional personality disorders in adolescents with eating disorders
    Ernesto Magallón-Neri
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, and Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, Barcelona, Spain Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatment, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:176-84. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to explore and compare the prevalence of categorical and dimensional personality disorders (PDs) and their severity in Spanish adolescents with Eating Disorders (EDs)...
  24. doi request reprint Cannabis use in children and adolescents with first episode psychosis: influence on psychopathology and short-term outcome (CAFEPS study)
    Immaculada Baeza
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Schizophr Res 113:129-37. 2009
    ..To know the prevalence of substance use and its relationship with psychopathology at onset and after six months in children and adolescents with first episode psychosis (FEP)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Brief intervention in substance-use among adolescent psychiatric patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Javier Goti
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salut Mental, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:503-11. 2010
    ..Our results point to the need of more intensive interventions...
  26. doi request reprint Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: longitudinal study before and after treatment
    Luisa Lazaro
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Department, Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 201:17-24. 2012
    ..Like the control subjects, OCD patients undergoing pharmacological treatment and clinical recovery showed no significant changes in neurometabolic activity between the first and second evaluations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological performance in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder and influence of clinical variables
    Susana Andrés
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Biol Psychiatry 61:946-51. 2007
    ..The influence of clinical variables such as age, severity of obsessive-compulsive symptomatology, depressive symptomatology, and pharmacological treatment on cognitive performance in these patients has not been thoroughly studied...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cerebral activation in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder before and after treatment: a functional MRI study
    Luisa Lazaro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 42:1051-9. 2008
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy and clozapine in adolescents with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: is it a safe and effective combination?
    Itziar Flamarique
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clínic de Neurociències, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:756-66. 2012
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Normal gray and white matter volume after weight restoration in adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    Luisa Lazaro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain IDIBAPS Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, University of Barcelona, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental CIBERSAM, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 46:841-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether treated, weight-stabilized adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN) present brain volume differences in comparison with healthy controls...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predictors of suicide attempt in early-onset, first-episode psychoses: a longitudinal 24-month follow-up study
    Vanessa Sanchez-Gistau
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:59-66. 2013
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Clinical and biological correlates of adolescent anorexia nervosa with impaired cognitive profile
    Susana Andrés-Perpiñá
    Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:541-9. 2011
    ..The cognitive impairment subgroup showed lower BMI and higher anxiety. Longitudinal follow-up studies are necessary to assess the stability of this profile after longer treatment periods...
  33. doi request reprint Progressive brain changes in children and adolescents with first-episode psychosis
    Celso Arango
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, Madrid, Spain
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:16-26. 2012
    ..Progressive loss of brain gray matter (GM) has been reported in childhood-onset schizophrenia; however, it is uncertain whether these changes are shared by pediatric patients with different psychoses...
  34. doi request reprint Relationship between clinical and neuropsychological characteristics in child and adolescent first degree relatives of subjects with schizophrenia
    Elena de la Serna
    Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM, Spain
    Schizophr Res 116:159-67. 2010
    ..This study aimed to analyze the relationship between clinical and neuropsychological characteristics in children and adolescents at high genetic risk for schizophrenia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Clinical and research utility of Spanish Teen-Addiction Severity Index (T-ASI)
    Rosa Diaz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Addict Behav 33:188-95. 2008
    ..To conclude, Spanish version of the T-ASI shows adequate psychometric properties to be used as a clinical and research instrument in Spanish-speaking adolescents with psychiatric disorders...
  36. doi request reprint Eating disorders in ballet dancing students: problems and risk factors
    Josep Toro
    Departament de Psiquiatria i Psicobiologia Clinica, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:40-9. 2009
    ..To study the prevalence of symptoms of eating disorders and risk eating behaviours and the relationship between life at a dance school and the risk of developing an eating disorder (ED) in an adolescent population of Spanish dance students...
  37. doi request reprint Usefulness of the International Personality Disorder Examination Screening Questionnaire for borderline and impulsive personality pathology in adolescents
    Ernesto M Magallón-Neri
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences Hospital Clínic Universitari of Barcelona, and Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, Spain
    Compr Psychiatry 54:301-8. 2013
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Parental psychopathology in child and adolescent obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Rosa Calvo
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Dept, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:647-55. 2007
    ..To identify the lifetime prevalence of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and other psychiatric diagnoses in parents of OCD pediatric patients as well as the frequency of onset of psychiatric disorders in the 6 months prior to evaluation...
  39. doi request reprint Decreased glutathione levels predict loss of brain volume in children and adolescents with first-episode psychosis in a two-year longitudinal study
    David Fraguas
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM, Madrid, Spain
    Schizophr Res 137:58-65. 2012
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Brain changes in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder before and after treatment: a voxel-based morphometric MRI study
    Luisa Lazaro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 172:140-6. 2009
    ..Children and adolescents with untreated OCD present gray and white matter decreases in lateral parietal cortices, but this abnormality is reversible after clinical improvement...
  41. ncbi request reprint Plasma homovanillic acid differences in clinical subgroups of first episode schizophrenic patients
    Immaculada Baeza
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clínic de Neurociències, Hospital Clinic i Provincial, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 168:110-8. 2009
    ..The different pHVA level profiles observed in predominantly positive and negative syndrome first episode patients after 4 weeks of treatment with risperidone suggest that each syndrome may have a different underlying neurobiology...
  42. doi request reprint Clinical experience using electroconvulsive therapy in adolescents with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Inmaculada Baeza
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Department, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 20:205-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in adolescent patients diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum disorders (SSD)...
  43. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder traits and personality dimensions in parents of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Rosa Calvo
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental CIBER, C Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 24:201-6. 2009
    ..To compare patterns of temperament and character and the prevalence of Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD) and OCPD traits in parents of children with OCD and parents of healthy controls...
  44. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders and body image in Spanish and Mexican female adolescents
    Josep Toro
    Dept of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychobiology, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:556-65. 2006
    ..To compare the prevalence of eating disorders (ED), socio-cultural risk factors, and body image characteristics in two populations of female adolescents, one Mexican and one Spanish, from similar socio-economic backgrounds...
  45. doi request reprint Neither too much, nor too little. The dilemma of identifying personality disorders in adolescents patients with self-reports
    Ernesto Magallón-Neri
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, SGR 1119, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, and Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, Barcelona, Spain Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatment, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 215:683-6. 2014
    ..Large discrepancy between self-report instruments in identifying PD with regard to the clinical interview raises several questions concerning the use of these instruments in clinical settings on adolescents with psychiatric disorders. ..
  46. ncbi request reprint A voxel-based morphometric MRI study of stabilized obsessive-compulsive adolescent patients
    Luisa Lazaro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:1863-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether treated stabilized adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) present brain structure differences in comparison with healthy control subjects...
  47. doi request reprint Common genetic background in anorexia nervosa and obsessive compulsive disorder: preliminary results from an association study
    Sergi Mas
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, Pharmacology and Microbiology, University of Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 47:747-54. 2013
    ..However, the results must be replicated in studies with larger cohorts in order to confirm these associations...
  48. doi request reprint The human cerebral cortex flattens during adolescence
    Yasser Alemán-Gómez
    Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Gregorio Marañón, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, and Servicio de Psiquiatría del Niño y Adolecente, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, 28007 Madrid, Spain, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3584 CG, Utrecht, The Netherlands, The Behavioral Neurosciences Program, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2L1K6, Departament de Psiquiatria i Psicologia Infantil i Juvenil, SGR 1119, Institut de Neurociencies, Universitat de Barcelona, IDIBAPS, CIBERSAM, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain, Unidad de Salud Mental Infanto Juvenil, Departamento de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Universitario Marques de Valdecilla, 39008 Santander, Spain, and Departamento de Bioingeniería e Ingeniería Aeroespacial, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 28911, Leganes, Madrid, Spain
    J Neurosci 33:15004-10. 2013
    ..The overall flattening of the macrostructural three-dimensional architecture of the human cortex during adolescence thus involves changes in gray matter and effects of the maturation of white matter. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Cue exposure in the treatment of resistant adolescent bulimia nervosa
    Esteban Martinez-Mallén
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Villaroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 40:596-601. 2007
    ..A percentage of bulimic patients do not greatly improve with the usual treatment. Therefore, the objective was to further evaluate cue exposure (CE), in order to attain better results in clinical settings...
  50. doi request reprint Patterns of substance use in adolescents attending a mental health department
    Rosa Diaz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, C Villarroel, 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:279-89. 2011
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning in children and adolescents in their first episode of psychosis: differences between previous cannabis users and nonusers
    Elena de la Serna
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari, IDIBAPS, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:159-62. 2010
    ..CU patients performed better than CNU subjects on some cognitive measures. This may indicate lower individual vulnerability for psychosis in CU patients in whom cannabis use can be a precipitating factor of psychotic episodes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa in male adolescents: body image, eating attitudes and psychological traits
    Araceli Gila
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Adolesc Health 36:221-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate body image and its relationship with psychological and behavioral traits associated with anorexia nervosa in male patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint Subtypes of adolescents with substance use disorders and psychiatric comorbidity using cluster and discriminant analysis of MMPI-A profiles
    Ernesto Magallón-Neri
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neurosciences Hospital Clínic Universitari of Barcelona, SGR1119 and Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, Spain
    Adicciones 24:219-27. 2012
    ..Discriminant analysis showed that Depression, Psychopathic Deviate and Psychasthenia MMPI-A scales correctly classified 90% of the patients into the clusters obtained...
  54. ncbi request reprint Changes in cognitive dysfunction in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder after treatment
    Susana Andrés
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute Clinic of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 42:507-14. 2008
    ..Six months of effective treatment normalized cognitive performance in young patients, who showed an important response to treatment...
  55. ncbi request reprint Differences between prepubertal- versus adolescent- onset bipolar disorder in a Spanish clinical sample
    Luisa Lazaro
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Department, Clinical Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, C Villarroel, 170, Barcelona, 08036, Spain
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:510-6. 2007
    ....
  56. doi request reprint The influence of personality disorders on the use of mental health services in adolescents with psychiatric disorders
    Ernesto M Magallón-Neri
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, SGI 1119, Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, and Biomedical Research Center in Mental Health Network CIBERSAM, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Compr Psychiatry 53:509-15. 2012
    ....
  57. doi request reprint Dysbindin-1 gene contributes differentially to early- and adult-onset forms of functional psychosis
    Mar Fatjó-Vilas
    Departament de Biologia Animal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Institut de Biomedicina de la Universitat de Barcelona, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:322-33. 2011
    ..Our findings confirm the role of the dysbindin-1 gene in the risk for functional psychosis and show a differential haplotypic risk pattern in families with early as opposed to adult onset in the affected offspring...
  58. ncbi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy in early adolescents with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Immaculada Baeza
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Department, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    J ECT 25:278-9. 2009
    ..We present 3 cases of early adolescent patients with schizophrenia who were treated with electroconvulsive therapy without adverse effects...
  59. ncbi request reprint Reversibility of cardiac abnormalities in adolescents with anorexia nervosa after weight recovery
    Lluis Mont
    Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:808-13. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the cardiac involvement in anorexia nervosa and to study the reversibility of cardiac abnormalities...
  60. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary treatment of fibromyalgia: does cognitive behavior therapy increase the response to treatment?
    Sara Lera
    Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Psychosom Res 67:433-41. 2009
    ..This randomized controlled trial analyzed the response of FM patients to two MTs, with and without CBT, according to the presence of concurrent symptoms...
  61. ncbi request reprint D8/17 monoclonal antibody: an unclear neuropsychiatric marker
    Astrid Morer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Behav Neurol 16:1-8. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to replicate these studies in a Spanish population and to determine whether D8/17 identifies a subgroup of these patients, focusing especially on OCD subjects...
  62. ncbi request reprint Antineuronal antibodies in a group of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette syndrome
    Astrid Morer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institut Clínic de Neurociències, Hospital Clinic Universitari, Carrer Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    J Psychiatr Res 42:64-8. 2008
    ..Though the study supports the hypothesis of an autoimmune process underlying OCD or TS in some patients, further research is needed...
  63. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa and obsessive-compulsive disorder in a prepubertal patient with bone dysplasia: a case report
    Luisa Lazaro
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic Universitari of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 37:275-7. 2005
    ..The current article describes the case of a 13-year-old girl with body dysplasia, anorexia nervosa, and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)...
  64. doi request reprint Comorbidity and phenomenology of bipolar disorder in children with ADHD
    Eduardo Serrano
    Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Barcelona, Spain
    J Atten Disord 17:330-8. 2013
    ..To assess the comorbidity of bipolar disorder (BPD) in children with ADHD and to study the psychopathological profile of ADHD children with and without mania...
  65. doi request reprint The genetic contribution to first psychotic episodes in children and adolescents of the child and adolescent first-episode psychosis study
    Ana Patino-Garcia
    Psychiatr Genet 18:151-2. 2008