Camilo J Ruggero

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Psychosocial impairment associated with bipolar II disorder
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, United States
    J Affect Disord 104:53-60. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Detecting differences in diagnostic assessment of bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:339-42. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Screening for bipolar disorder and finding borderline personality disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1212-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Sustained unemployment in psychiatric outpatients with bipolar disorder: frequency and association with demographic variables and comorbid disorders
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, 135 Plain Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:720-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Overdiagnosis of bipolar disorder and disability payments
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:452-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A different approach toward screening for bipolar disorder: the prototype matching method
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:340-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Are screening scales for bipolar disorder good enough to be used in clinical practice?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 52:600-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Performance of the Bipolar Spectrum Diagnostic Scale in psychiatric outpatients
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:528-38. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of depressed outpatients previously overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:99-105. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Is bipolar disorder overdiagnosed?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:935-40. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Bipolar Disorder Among Patients With Depression
    Camilo Ruggero; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Psychosocial impairment associated with bipolar II disorder
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, United States
    J Affect Disord 104:53-60. 2007
    ..The present study assessed the social and work impairment associated with bipolar II disorder and whether these are more or less severe than those associated with bipolar I disorder or major depressive disorder...
  2. doi request reprint Detecting differences in diagnostic assessment of bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:339-42. 2010
    ..The results also underscore that wide variation exists in the bias toward diagnosing bipolar disorder, even after controlling for differences in prevalence among samples...
  3. doi request reprint Screening for bipolar disorder and finding borderline personality disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1212-7. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Sustained unemployment in psychiatric outpatients with bipolar disorder: frequency and association with demographic variables and comorbid disorders
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, 135 Plain Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:720-6. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Overdiagnosis of bipolar disorder and disability payments
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:452-4. 2010
    ..8; 95% CI, 1.6-8.8). Thus, an unconfirmed diagnosis of bipolar disorder was significantly associated with receiving disability benefits...
  6. doi request reprint A different approach toward screening for bipolar disorder: the prototype matching method
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:340-6. 2010
    ..This raises the intriguing possibility of developing a combined screening scale/educational instrument that can be formatted as a brochure and thus placed in clinicians' waiting rooms, thereby facilitating use of the measure...
  7. doi request reprint Are screening scales for bipolar disorder good enough to be used in clinical practice?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 52:600-6. 2011
    ..Low positive predictive value does not support the use of the MDQ or any bipolar disorder screening scale in psychiatric clinical practice...
  8. doi request reprint Performance of the Bipolar Spectrum Diagnostic Scale in psychiatric outpatients
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:528-38. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of depressed outpatients previously overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:99-105. 2010
    ..Thus, the results suggest that depressed outpatients who had previously been overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder were more chronically and severely ill than depressed outpatients who had not been overdiagnosed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is bipolar disorder overdiagnosed?
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:935-40. 2008
    ..In the present report from the Rhode Island Methods to Improve Diagnostic Assessment and Services (MIDAS) project, we empirically examined whether bipolar disorder is overdiagnosed...
  11. doi request reprint Performance of the mood disorders questionnaire in a psychiatric outpatient setting
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:759-65. 2009
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses in patients previously overdiagnosed with bipolar disorder
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:26-31. 2010
    ..In the present report from the MIDAS project, we examined whether there was a particular diagnostic profile associated with bipolar disorder overdiagnosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of study design on the results of continuation studies of antidepressants
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:177-81. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Developing brief scales for use in clinical practice: the reliability and validity of single-item self-report measures of depression symptom severity, psychosocial impairment due to depression, and quality of life
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1536-41. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Reactivity to a laboratory stressor among individuals with bipolar I disorder in full or partial remission
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:539-44. 2006
    ..Results provide tentative support for reactivity to the stressor among the bipolar group, although reactivity was limited to impaired anagram performance...
  16. pmc Spanish-language measures of mania and depression
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    Psychol Assess 16:381-5. 2004
    ..Results suggest that the Spanish versions have psychometric properties comparable to the English versions of the instruments...

Research Grants2

  1. Bipolar Disorder Among Patients With Depression
    Camilo Ruggero; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Under recognition of bipolar disorders is associated with a worse course of symptoms for patients (more frequent mood disorder episodes) and with much greater treatment costs for the healthcare system. ..