Luis Pintor

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Efficiency of venlafaxine in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and anxiety and/or depressive disorders
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neuroscience Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:401-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint CRF test in melancholic depressive patients with partial versus complete relapses: a 2-year follow-up study
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Nord J Psychiatry 67:177-84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Use of electroconvulsive therapy in Parkinson disease with residual axial symptoms partially unresponsive to L-dopa: a pilot study
    Luis Pérez Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Institut de Neurociencies, Hospital Clinic i Provincial de Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J ECT 28:87-91. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Ziprasidone versus clozapine in the treatment of psychotic symptoms in Parkinson disease: a randomized open clinical trial
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neuroscience Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Neuropharmacol 35:61-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prediction of relapse in melancholic depressive patients in a 2-year follow-up study with corticotropin releasing factor test
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:463-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in temporal lobe epilepsy patients over the first year after surgical treatment
    Luis Pintor
    Department of Psychiatry, Neuroscience Institut, Hospital Clinico, Barcelona, Spain
    Seizure 16:218-25. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Response to 4-month treatment with reboxetine in Parkinson's disease patients with a major depressive episode
    Luis Pintor
    Servicio de Psiquiatria, Instituto Clínico de Neurociencias, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:59-64. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Study on the efficacy and tolerability of amisulpride in medical/surgical inpatients with delirium admitted to a general hospital
    L Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 24:450-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Is the type of remission after a major depressive episode an important risk factor to relapses in a 4-year follow up?
    Luis Pintor
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico y Provincial de Barcelona, C Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 82:291-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric disorders, personality and traumatic experiences in conversive non-epileptic seizures patients]
    L Pintor Pérez
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico y Provincial de Barcelona, Spain
    Actas Esp Psiquiatr 30:233-9. 2002

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  1. doi request reprint Efficiency of venlafaxine in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and anxiety and/or depressive disorders
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neuroscience Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:401-8. 2010
    ..Based on this study, the authors conclude that venlafaxine may help reduce nonepileptic seizures in patients with additional anxious and/or depressive symptoms...
  2. doi request reprint CRF test in melancholic depressive patients with partial versus complete relapses: a 2-year follow-up study
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Nord J Psychiatry 67:177-84. 2013
    ..Patients with depressive disorders present abnormalities in the hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis. The effects of a partial relapse with regard to HPA axis has not been studied so far...
  3. doi request reprint Use of electroconvulsive therapy in Parkinson disease with residual axial symptoms partially unresponsive to L-dopa: a pilot study
    Luis Pérez Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Institut de Neurociencies, Hospital Clinic i Provincial de Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J ECT 28:87-91. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy and safety of ECT in patients with advanced Parkinson disease with symptoms partially unresponsive to L-dopa...
  4. doi request reprint Ziprasidone versus clozapine in the treatment of psychotic symptoms in Parkinson disease: a randomized open clinical trial
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neuroscience Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Neuropharmacol 35:61-6. 2012
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of ziprasidone versus clozapine in patients with psychotic symptoms in Parkinson disease...
  5. doi request reprint Prediction of relapse in melancholic depressive patients in a 2-year follow-up study with corticotropin releasing factor test
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:463-9. 2009
    ..To study the power of CRF stimulation test to predict relapse in a sample of melancholic depressive patients in depressed phase, followed-up over a two-year period from the moment they achieved complete remission of depressive symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in temporal lobe epilepsy patients over the first year after surgical treatment
    Luis Pintor
    Department of Psychiatry, Neuroscience Institut, Hospital Clinico, Barcelona, Spain
    Seizure 16:218-25. 2007
    ..To evaluate the psychiatric disorders over a 1-year period in a group of TLE patients who underwent surgery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Response to 4-month treatment with reboxetine in Parkinson's disease patients with a major depressive episode
    Luis Pintor
    Servicio de Psiquiatria, Instituto Clínico de Neurociencias, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:59-64. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate response to reboxetine in a 4-month follow-up study on depression in Parkinson's disease (PD), and to assess its tolerability profile...
  8. doi request reprint Study on the efficacy and tolerability of amisulpride in medical/surgical inpatients with delirium admitted to a general hospital
    L Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Psychiatry 24:450-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of amisulpride in medical inpatients who present with delirium...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is the type of remission after a major depressive episode an important risk factor to relapses in a 4-year follow up?
    Luis Pintor
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico y Provincial de Barcelona, C Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 82:291-6. 2004
    ..Rates of relapse and predictive relapse factors were studied over more than 4 years in a sample of Spanish outpatients with DSM-III-R criteria for unipolar major depressive episode...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric disorders, personality and traumatic experiences in conversive non-epileptic seizures patients]
    L Pintor Pérez
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico y Provincial de Barcelona, Spain
    Actas Esp Psiquiatr 30:233-9. 2002
    ..To study the clinical characteristics in patients with conversion non-epileptic seizures, and the influence that traumatic childhood experiences could have in their psychopathologic status and personality...
  11. ncbi request reprint Corticotropin-releasing factor test in melancholic patients in depressed state versus recovery: a comparative study
    Luis Pintor
    Psychiatry Department, Neurosciences Institute, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Roselló 140, Barcelona, Spain
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:1027-33. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, trauma, and MMPI profile in a Spanish sample of nonepileptic seizure patients
    Eva Bailles
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico, C Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:310-5. 2004
    ..According to grades of clinical severity of pseudoseizures, several subgroups and different therapeutic implications may be defined...
  13. doi request reprint Sequential analysis of fMRI images: A new approach to study human epileptic networks
    Antonio Donaire
    Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsia 50:2526-37. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Identifying the structures involved in seizure generation using sequential analysis of ictal-fMRI data
    Antonio Donaire
    Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Neuroimage 47:173-83. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate if sequential analysis of BOLD signal changes induced by seizures is useful for preoperative identification of the site of seizure onset in patients with pharmaco-resistant focal epilepsy...
  15. doi request reprint Ictal EEG-fMRI in localization of epileptogenic area in patients with refractory neocortical focal epilepsy
    Alba Sierra-Marcos
    Institute of Neurosciences, Hospital Clinic i Provincial, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsia 54:1688-98. 2013
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of ictal electroencephalography (EEG)-combined functional magnetic resonance imaging ( MRI) (EEG-fMRI) in localizing epileptogenic zone in refractory neocortical focal epilepsy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological tests with lateralizing value in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy: reconsidering material-specific theory
    Toni Raspall
    Hospital Universitari Clinic, Servei Psicologia Clinica, Villarroel 140, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Seizure 14:569-76. 2005
    ..To assess the ability of neuropsychological tests to determine the side of seizure onset for preoperative assessment in patients with drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy...
  17. doi request reprint Postictal psychosis: a retrospective study in patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy
    Merce Falip
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Seizure 18:145-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the frequency of PIP in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) who underwent video-EEG monitoring and to investigate possible differences between PIP and control patients...
  18. doi request reprint Oroalimentary automatisms induced by electrical stimulation of the fronto-opercular cortex in a patient without automotor seizures
    Iratxe Maestro
    Epilepsy Unit, Neurology Department, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsy Behav 13:410-2. 2008
    ..These two electrodes were distant from the seizure onset zone and were not involved in seizure propagation. This case provides evidence that fronto-opercular cortex may be involved in the generation of oroalimentary automatisms...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between symptomatic profile and remission following antidepressant treatment in unipolar major depression
    Victor Navarro
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, CIBERSAM, UB, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 150:209-15. 2013
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  20. doi request reprint Seizure frequency and social outcome in drug resistant epilepsy patients who do not undergo epilepsy surgery
    Mar Carreno
    Epilepsy Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, C Villarroel 170, Barcelona, Spain
    Seizure 20:580-2. 2011
    ..2%). Most patients were not taking antidepressants. Seizure free patients scored higher in satisfaction with life. This information can be used to counsel refractory patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Malignant autosomal dominant frontal lobe epilepsy with repeated episodes of status epilepticus: successful treatment with vagal nerve stimulation
    Mar Carreno
    Epilepsy Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Epileptic Disord 12:155-8. 2010
    ..Vagal nerve stimulation may be considered as therapy for patients with refractory epilepsies of genetic cause, as well as repeated status epilepticus...
  22. doi request reprint Identifying the cortical substrates of interictal epileptiform activity in patients with extratemporal epilepsy: An EEG-fMRI sequential analysis and FDG-PET study
    Antonio Donaire
    Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsia 54:678-90. 2013
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  23. doi request reprint Eicosanoid levels in the neocortex of drug-resistant epileptic patients submitted to epilepsy surgery
    Jordi Rumia
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Clinic of the University of Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsy Res 99:127-31. 2012
    ..The important increase in PGE(2) and TXA(2) suggests that selective inhibition of prostanoid synthesis or blockage of prostanoid receptors might provide novel antiepileptic strategies in human epilepsy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Presurgical evaluation and cognitive functional reorganization in Fishman syndrome
    Antonio Donaire
    Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsy Behav 6:440-3. 2005
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  25. doi request reprint Are patients referred for presurgical evaluation drug resistant according to the new consensus definition? A study in a tertiary center
    Mar Carreno
    Epilepsy Unit, Department of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsy Res 98:277-80. 2012
    ..5%, 90% confidence interval for proportion 21.7-45.5%), due to insufficient information regarding previous drug trials. The definition should be spread among general neurologists for earlier and more complete referrals...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relapse of major depression after complete and partial remission during a 2-year follow-up
    Luis Pintor
    Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, C Villarroel 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 73:237-44. 2003
    ..Rates of remission and relapse were studied over more than 2 years in a sample of Spanish outpatients with DSM-III-R criteria of unipolar major depressive episodes...
  27. doi request reprint Is major depressive disorder specifically associated with mesial temporal sclerosis?
    Vanessa Sanchez-Gistau
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Neuroscience, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Epilepsia 53:386-92. 2012
    ..We aimed to clarify this controversial issue by overcoming prior methodologic limitations, hypothesizing that rates of major depressive disorder (MDD) would be higher in patients with MTS...
  28. doi request reprint Validation of an automatic dose injection system for Ictal SPECT in epilepsy
    Xavier Setoain
    Diagnostic Imaging Centre, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Nucl Med 53:324-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the performance and clinical usefulness of an automated injector system (AIS) that administers an automated injection for ictal SPECT after calculating the volume of tracer to be injected over time...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Major depressive episode: a study of remission and relapses]
    Luis Pintor
    Servicio de Psiquiatria, Instituto Clínico de Psiquiatría y Psicología, Hospital Clinico y Provincial de Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:41-6. 2002
    ..Our objective was to study the rates of remission and relapse over more than two years in a sample of Spanish outpatients with DSM-III-R criteria of unipolar major depressive episodes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone due to citalopram and venlafaxine
    Soledad Romero
    Instituto Clínico de Neurociencias, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona, University of Barcelona, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:81-4. 2007
    ..All five of the SSRIs currently available and venlafaxine have been associated with hyponatremia...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence of interictal psychiatric disorders in patients with refractory temporal and extratemporal lobe epilepsy in Spain. A comparative study
    Vanessa Sanchez-Gistau
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Institute of Neuroscience, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Villarroel, Spain
    Epilepsia 51:1309-13. 2010
    ..Our results do not support the hypothesis that patients with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) have more psychiatric illness in general, although they do suggest a specific connection between TLE and major depression...
  32. doi request reprint Continuation/maintenance treatment with nortriptyline versus combined nortriptyline and ECT in late-life psychotic depression: a two-year randomized study
    Victor Navarro
    Clinical Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:498-505. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the tolerability and efficacy of continuation/maintenance electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in elderly patients with psychotic depression after acute ECT remission...
  33. ncbi request reprint Association analysis between a functional polymorphism in the monoamine oxidase A gene promoter and severe mood disorders
    Blanca Gutierrez
    Unitat d Antropologia, Departament de Biologia Animal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatr Genet 14:203-8. 2004
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Fatal familial insomnia
    Vanessa Sanchez Gistau
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona Barcelona, Spain
    Psychosomatics 47:527-8. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Changes in dreaming induced by CPAP in severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome patients
    Eva Carrasco
    Neurology Service, Neuroscience Institute, Hospital Clínic i Provincial of Barcelona and Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J Sleep Res 15:430-6. 2006
    ..Violent/highly anxious dreams disappeared with treatment. A dream recall decrease with CPAP is associated with normalization of sleep in OSAS patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Emotional reactions to predictive testing in Alzheimer's disease and other inherited dementias
    Jose L Molinuevo
    Unidad Memoria Alzheimer, Institut Clínic de Neurociències, Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 20:233-8. 2005
    ..The emotional reactions were similar, although the diseases, their phenotype, and mutation characteristics were different...