K M Abel

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Affiliation: Institute of Psychiatry
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic function and negative and depressive symptomatology in schizophrenia and major depression
    K M Abel
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 22:539-48. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Repeated testing of prepulse inhibition and habituation of the startle reflex: a study in healthy human controls
    K Abel
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 12:330-7. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Peripheral hormonal responses to D-fenfluramine as a probe of central serotonergic function in humans
    K M Abel
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College School of Medicine and Dentistry and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 142:68-72. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolactin response to d-fenfluramine in postmenopausal women on and off ERT: comparison with young women
    T A van Amelsvoort
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:493-502. 2001

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic function and negative and depressive symptomatology in schizophrenia and major depression
    K M Abel
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 22:539-48. 1997
    ..We wished to explore whether these symptoms could be distinguished biologically by directly comparing serotonergic function in these two illnesses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Repeated testing of prepulse inhibition and habituation of the startle reflex: a study in healthy human controls
    K Abel
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College Hospital and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 12:330-7. 1998
    ..Our results suggest that measures of PPI and habituation of the startle response are appropriate and reliable for a within-subject, test-retest design...
  3. ncbi request reprint Peripheral hormonal responses to D-fenfluramine as a probe of central serotonergic function in humans
    K M Abel
    Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College School of Medicine and Dentistry and the Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 142:68-72. 1999
    ..4 +/- 26.3 nmol/l; DEX+ = 0.0 nmol/l (all blunted) (df 7,1; P = 0.03). The completely blunted peripheral cortisol response indicates that DFEN cortisol responses are of central origin only...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prolactin response to d-fenfluramine in postmenopausal women on and off ERT: comparison with young women
    T A van Amelsvoort
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:493-502. 2001
    ..Estrogen may modulate age-related changes in 5-HT tone. This may partly explain why estrogen can decrease vulnerability to mood disorders and cognitive changes in postmenopausal women...