Brian L Hitsman

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of antidepressant pharmacotherapy on behavioral treatment adherence and smoking cessation outcome in a combined treatment involving fluoxetine
    B Hitsman
    Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Lifespan Academic Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9:355-62. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of tryptophan depletion on the attentional salience of smoking cues
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 192:317-24. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tyrosine/phenylalanine depletion on the selective processing of smoking-related cues and the relative value of cigarettes in smokers
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Coro Building, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 196:611-21. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tryptophan depletion on negative symptoms and smoking topography in nicotine-dependent schizophrenics and nonpsychiatric controls
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:640-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint History of depression and smoking cessation outcome: a meta-analysis
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:657-63. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Experimenter-defined quit dates for smoking cessation: adherence improves outcomes for women but not for men
    Belinda Borrelli
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Addiction 99:378-85. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Early life stress and morphometry of the adult anterior cingulate cortex and caudate nuclei
    Ronald A Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:975-82. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and readiness to quit smoking among cigarette smokers in outpatient alcohol treatment
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:264-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and late-onset smoking in the Vietnam era twin registry
    Karestan C Koenen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:186-90. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Early life stress and adult emotional experience: an international perspective
    Ronald A Cohen
    Brown University, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:35-52. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Neurobehavioral Regulation of Cigarette Cravings
    Brian Hitsman; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of antidepressant pharmacotherapy on behavioral treatment adherence and smoking cessation outcome in a combined treatment involving fluoxetine
    B Hitsman
    Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Lifespan Academic Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 9:355-62. 2001
    ..05, and more likelihood of being abstinent, chi2(1, N = 513) = 18.1, p < .001. Attaining a higher fluoxetine blood level improved the likelihood of completing behavioral treatment and increased the probability of achieving abstinence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of tryptophan depletion on the attentional salience of smoking cues
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 192:317-24. 2007
    ..There is increasing evidence linking cigarette craving and smoking behavior to serotonergic neurotransmission...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tyrosine/phenylalanine depletion on the selective processing of smoking-related cues and the relative value of cigarettes in smokers
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Coro Building, Suite 500, 1 Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 196:611-21. 2008
    ..Acute tyrosine/phenylalanine depletion (ATPD) is a validated neurobiological challenge that results in reduced dopaminergic neurotransmission, allowing examination of the effects of a hypodopaminergic state on craving-related processes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tryptophan depletion on negative symptoms and smoking topography in nicotine-dependent schizophrenics and nonpsychiatric controls
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:640-8. 2005
    ..Compromising brain serotonin via ATD appears to intensify smoking behavior in nicotine-dependent individuals directly, rather than indirectly through changes in either mood or psychopathologic symptoms...
  5. ncbi request reprint History of depression and smoking cessation outcome: a meta-analysis
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:657-63. 2003
    ..Lifetime history of major depression does not appear to be an independent risk factor for cessation failure in smoking cessation treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Experimenter-defined quit dates for smoking cessation: adherence improves outcomes for women but not for men
    Belinda Borrelli
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Addiction 99:378-85. 2004
    ..The goals of this paper were to: (1) identify factors associated with adherence to a protocol-defined quit date and (2) determine whether such adherence predicts cessation outcome (relapse)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early life stress and morphometry of the adult anterior cingulate cortex and caudate nuclei
    Ronald A Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:975-82. 2006
    ..We examine whether reported adverse ELS defined as stressful and/or traumatic adverse childhood events (ACEs) is associated with smaller limbic and basal ganglia volumes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and readiness to quit smoking among cigarette smokers in outpatient alcohol treatment
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:264-8. 2002
    ..S. Radloff, 1977). The findings suggest that alcoholic smokers with low depressive symptoms are more receptive to quitting smoking after sustained alcohol abstinence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and late-onset smoking in the Vietnam era twin registry
    Karestan C Koenen
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:186-90. 2006
    ..If replicated, these results identify PTSD as a risk factor for smoking that should lead to early tobacco control treatment in this population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Early life stress and adult emotional experience: an international perspective
    Ronald A Cohen
    Brown University, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:35-52. 2006
    ..Associations between ELS and current emotional distress suggest that these events have functional relevance and deserve further investigation...

Research Grants1

  1. Neurobehavioral Regulation of Cigarette Cravings
    Brian Hitsman; Fiscal Year: 2007
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