Ana Gonzalez Pinto

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of suicide in first-episode affective and nonaffective psychotic inpatients: five-year follow-up of patients from a catchment area in Vitoria, Spain
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Vitoria, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:242-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Suicidal risk in bipolar I disorder patients and adherence to long-term lithium treatment
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Vitoria, Spain
    Bipolar Disord 8:618-24. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Purging behaviors and comorbidity as predictive factors of quality of life in anorexia nervosa
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Department of Psychiatry, Santiago Apostol Hospital, Osakidetza Mental Health System, Olaguibel 29, 01004 Vitoria, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 36:445-50. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of mania: differences between mixed and pure episodes
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Hospital Santiago Psychiatric Department Vitoria, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 19:307-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of age in the development of Schneiderian symptoms in patients with a first psychotic episode
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Consultas Externas de Psiquiatria, Santiago Apostol Hospital, C Olaguibel 29, 01004 Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:264-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Principal components of mania
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Santiago Apostol Hospital, C Olaguibel, 29, 01004 Vitoria, Spain
    J Affect Disord 76:95-102. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Age-dependence of Schneiderian psychotic symptoms in bipolar patients
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Santiago Apostol Hospital, Consultas Externas de Psiquiatri a, C Olaguibel 29, 01004 Gasteiz, Vitoria, Spain
    Schizophr Res 61:157-62. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Predominance of symptoms over time in early-onset psychosis: a principal component factor analysis of the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale
    Marta Rapado-Castro
    Adolescent Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, C Ibiza 43, 28009 Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:327-37. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Different profile of substance abuse in relation to predominant polarity in bipolar disorder: The Vitoria long-term follow-up study
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Biomedical Research Centre in Mental Health Net CIBERSAM, Hospital Santiago Apostol, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Spain
    J Affect Disord 124:250-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Hamilton depression rating scale (5 items) for manic and mixed bipolar disorders
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    CIBERSAM Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Hospital Santiago Apostol, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Alava, Spain
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:682-6. 2009

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of suicide in first-episode affective and nonaffective psychotic inpatients: five-year follow-up of patients from a catchment area in Vitoria, Spain
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Vitoria, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:242-7. 2007
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  2. ncbi request reprint Suicidal risk in bipolar I disorder patients and adherence to long-term lithium treatment
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Vitoria, Spain
    Bipolar Disord 8:618-24. 2006
    ..Among the well-established treatments for bipolar disorder (BPD), lithium continues to offer an unusually broad spectrum of benefits that may include reduction of suicidal risk...
  3. ncbi request reprint Purging behaviors and comorbidity as predictive factors of quality of life in anorexia nervosa
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Department of Psychiatry, Santiago Apostol Hospital, Osakidetza Mental Health System, Olaguibel 29, 01004 Vitoria, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 36:445-50. 2004
    ..This study examined the predictive factors for the physical and mental summary components (PCS and MCS) of quality of life (SF-36) in patients with anorexia nervosa...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of mania: differences between mixed and pure episodes
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Hospital Santiago Psychiatric Department Vitoria, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 19:307-10. 2004
    ..The presence of at least five dimensions in mania has recently been established. This study extends previous findings by comparing the dimensions of pure vs. mixed mania...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of age in the development of Schneiderian symptoms in patients with a first psychotic episode
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Consultas Externas de Psiquiatria, Santiago Apostol Hospital, C Olaguibel 29, 01004 Vitoria Gasteiz, Spain
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:264-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to test for a linear association between age and the probability of occurrence of FRS in patients with a first psychotic episode (FPE)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Principal components of mania
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Santiago Apostol Hospital, C Olaguibel, 29, 01004 Vitoria, Spain
    J Affect Disord 76:95-102. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the dimensions of manic disorder by using classical scales to study the signs and symptoms of affective disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Age-dependence of Schneiderian psychotic symptoms in bipolar patients
    A Gonzalez-Pinto
    Santiago Apostol Hospital, Consultas Externas de Psiquiatri a, C Olaguibel 29, 01004 Gasteiz, Vitoria, Spain
    Schizophr Res 61:157-62. 2003
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Predominance of symptoms over time in early-onset psychosis: a principal component factor analysis of the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale
    Marta Rapado-Castro
    Adolescent Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, C Ibiza 43, 28009 Madrid, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:327-37. 2010
    ..This study examined the dimensional structure of symptoms and the temporal stability of this structure during a 6-month follow-up...
  9. doi request reprint Different profile of substance abuse in relation to predominant polarity in bipolar disorder: The Vitoria long-term follow-up study
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Biomedical Research Centre in Mental Health Net CIBERSAM, Hospital Santiago Apostol, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Spain
    J Affect Disord 124:250-5. 2010
    ..There is a need for comparisons of long-term outcomes in bipolar disorder patients with predominantly manic symptoms vs. predominantly depressive symptoms, especially the course of comorbid alcohol/substance abuse...
  10. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of the Hamilton depression rating scale (5 items) for manic and mixed bipolar disorders
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    CIBERSAM Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, Hospital Santiago Apostol, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Alava, Spain
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:682-6. 2009
    ..Best cut-off point of remission was: HAMD-21 < or =5 and HAMD-5 < or =1. HAMD-5 presents appropriate validity and reliability estimates. It is comparable to HAMD-21 and focuses more specifically on depressive symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of cannabis and other drugs on age at onset of psychosis
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Department of Psychiatry, Santiago Apostol Hospital, CIBER SAM, Vitoria, Spain
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1210-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between age and cannabis use in patients with a first psychotic episode, and to analyze the mediating effect of comorbid use of other drugs and sex on age at onset of psychosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, diagnosis and management of mixed mania
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Stanley International Mood Disorders Research Center, Hospital Santiago Apostol, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria, Spain
    CNS Drugs 21:611-26. 2007
    ..Importantly, patients with mixed manic episodes have more adverse events of psychopharmacological treatment. In some cases, electroconvulsive therapy is required...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of venlafaxine-ECT combination in treatment-resistant depression
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Hospital Santiago Apostol, Department of Psychiatry, Vitoria, Spain
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:206-9. 2002
    ..At higher doses, with propofol used as anesthetic, the possibility of asystole cannot be ruled out. A possible additive effect of high-dose venlafaxine and propofol-blocking sodium channels are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment of bipolar I rapid cycling patients during dysphoric mania with olanzapine
    Ana Gonzalez-Pinto
    Psychiatric Department, Santiago Apostol Hospital, Osakidetza Mental Health System, Vitoria, Spain
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 22:450-4. 2002
    ..96 kg in women, 2.20 +/- 2.28 kg in men). Our results suggest that olanzapine combined with mood stabilizers is safe and effective in the treatment of the manic and the depressive symptoms of dysphoric mania with a rapid cycling course...
  15. doi request reprint Manic and depressive symptoms and insight in first episode psychosis
    Saioa Aspiazu
    Santiago Apostol Hospital, Stanley Institute International Mood Disorders Research Center, 03 RC 003, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental CIBER sam, EHU UPV, Vitoria, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 178:480-6. 2010
    ..Finally, the model assessing the social consequences of having a mental disorder showed unawareness to be greater when manic symptoms and disease severity were high...
  16. doi request reprint Long-term efficacy of a psychological intervention program for patients with refractory bipolar disorder: a pilot study
    Ana González-Isasi
    Department of Psychiatry, Santiago Apostol Hospital, Vitoria, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 176:161-5. 2010
    ..Therefore, the effectiveness of psychotherapy tends to increase with time, and this improvement is not significant until 12 months of follow-up...
  17. doi request reprint DRD3, but not COMT or DRD2, genotype affects executive functions in healthy and first-episode psychosis adolescents
    Igor Bombin
    Adolescent Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:873-9. 2008
    ..The lack of association between COMT and DRD2 genotypes and cognition in our sample may be partially explained by the young age of the sample and the clinical heterogeneity of the patients...