G Isacsson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants and the risk of suicide: a controlled forensic database study of 14,857 suicides
    G Isacsson
    Neurotec, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:286-90. 2005
  2. ncbi [Unscientific contribution about suicide among adolescents]
    Goran Isacsson
    Psykiatriska kliniken, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 102:498-9; discussion 499, 502-3. 2005
  3. ncbi [Suicide prevention has saved 2 500 lives in ten years]
    Goran Isacsson
    Huddinge psykiatriska universitetsklinik, Karolinska Institutet
    Lakartidningen 100:1160-1. 2003
  4. ncbi [A reply: suicide prevention requires conclusions drawn from the uncontrolled reality]
    Goran Isacsson
    Huddinge psykiatriska universitetsklinik, Karolinska Institutet
    Lakartidningen 100:2000. 2003
  5. doi Decrease in suicide among the individuals treated with antidepressants: a controlled study of antidepressants in suicide, Sweden 1995-2005
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:37-44. 2009
  6. ncbi Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have broadened the utilisation of antidepressant treatment in accordance with recommendations. Findings from a Swedish prescription database
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 53:15-22. 1999
  7. ncbi Increased antidepressant use and fewer suicides in Jämtland county, Sweden, after a primary care educational programme on the treatment of depression
    S Henriksson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:159-67. 2006
  8. doi Antidepressant medication prevents suicide in depression
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:454-60. 2010
  9. ncbi Suicides are seldom prescribed antidepressants: findings from a prospective prescription database in Jämtland county, Sweden, 1985-95
    S Henriksson
    Neurotec, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:301-6. 2001
  10. ncbi Infrequent use of antidepressants in depressed individuals (an interview and prescription database study in a defined Swedish population 2001-2002)
    S Henriksson
    Karolinska Institute, Clinical Neuroscience, Section Psychiatry, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 21:355-60. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants and the risk of suicide: a controlled forensic database study of 14,857 suicides
    G Isacsson
    Neurotec, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:286-90. 2005
    ..To test the hypothesis that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants may have a suicide emergent effect, particularly in children and adolescents...
  2. ncbi [Unscientific contribution about suicide among adolescents]
    Goran Isacsson
    Psykiatriska kliniken, Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Huddinge
    Lakartidningen 102:498-9; discussion 499, 502-3. 2005
  3. ncbi [Suicide prevention has saved 2 500 lives in ten years]
    Goran Isacsson
    Huddinge psykiatriska universitetsklinik, Karolinska Institutet
    Lakartidningen 100:1160-1. 2003
  4. ncbi [A reply: suicide prevention requires conclusions drawn from the uncontrolled reality]
    Goran Isacsson
    Huddinge psykiatriska universitetsklinik, Karolinska Institutet
    Lakartidningen 100:2000. 2003
  5. doi Decrease in suicide among the individuals treated with antidepressants: a controlled study of antidepressants in suicide, Sweden 1995-2005
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:37-44. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to test on the individual level the hypothesis that treatment with antidepressant medication has been a substantially contributing cause of the decrease in suicide...
  6. ncbi Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have broadened the utilisation of antidepressant treatment in accordance with recommendations. Findings from a Swedish prescription database
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 53:15-22. 1999
    ..With the advent of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), the use of antidepressants has increased drastically in Sweden. The use of tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) has, however, decreased...
  7. ncbi Increased antidepressant use and fewer suicides in Jämtland county, Sweden, after a primary care educational programme on the treatment of depression
    S Henriksson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:159-67. 2006
    ..To consider and evaluate a continuing medical education programme for general practitioners (GPs) on depression in Jämtland county, Sweden, inspired by the Gotland study...
  8. doi Antidepressant medication prevents suicide in depression
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:454-60. 2010
    ..Ecological studies have demonstrated a substantial decrease in suicide in parallel with an increasing use of antidepressants. To investigate on the individual level the hypothesis that antidepressant medication was a causal factor...
  9. ncbi Suicides are seldom prescribed antidepressants: findings from a prospective prescription database in Jämtland county, Sweden, 1985-95
    S Henriksson
    Neurotec, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:301-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: There is a frequent use of psychotropics and psychiatric care among suicides; however, few used antidepressants and complied. Many suicides are still misdiagnosed and are not adequately treated...
  10. ncbi Infrequent use of antidepressants in depressed individuals (an interview and prescription database study in a defined Swedish population 2001-2002)
    S Henriksson
    Karolinska Institute, Clinical Neuroscience, Section Psychiatry, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 21:355-60. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi Epidemiological data suggest antidepressants reduce suicide risk among depressives
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Family Medicine, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 41:1-8. 1996
    ..Effective suicide prevention strategies should include intensive efforts to recognize and treat more depressed people...
  12. doi Randomized clinical trials underestimate the efficacy of antidepressants in less severe depression
    G Isacsson
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 125:453-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to reanalyze the same data in order to investigate whether the meta-analysis could be biased from the shortcomings of the rating scale used, the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS)...
  13. ncbi Nocturia and depression
    R Asplund
    Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden
    BJU Int 93:1253-6. 2004
    ..To assess the possible relationship between major depression (MD) and nocturia...
  14. ncbi Indications for and outcome of antidepressant medication in a general population: a prescription database and medical record study, in Jämtland county, Sweden, 1995
    S Henriksson
    Neurotec, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, S 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:427-31. 2003
    ....
  15. doi Antidepressants and the risk of suicide in young persons--prescription trends and toxicological analyses
    G Isacsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Psychiatry Southwest, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 129:296-302. 2014
    ..To assess trends in the use of antidepressants among young suicides after the warning that these drugs might increase the risk of suicide...