Waguih William Ishak

Summary

Affiliation: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oxytocin role in enhancing well-being: a literature review
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:1-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Predicting relapse in major depressive disorder using patient-reported outcomes of depressive symptom severity, functioning, and quality of life in the individual burden of illness index for depression (IBI-D)
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 151:59-65. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Burnout in medical students: a systematic review
    Waguih Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Clin Teach 10:242-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life in borderline personality disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 21:138-50. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Sexual satisfaction and quality of life in major depressive disorder before and after treatment with citalopram in the STAR*D study
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:256-61. 2013
  6. doi request reprint A descriptive analysis of quality of life using patient-reported measures in major depressive disorder in a naturalistic outpatient setting
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:585-96. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Quality of life in body dysmorphic disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    CNS Spectr 17:167-75. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Individual Burden of Illness Index for Major Depressive Disorder (IBI-D)
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 8730 Alden Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:76-86. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in bipolar disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Bipolar Disord 14:6-18. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Male anorgasmia treated with oxytocin
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center Psychiatry, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Sex Med 5:1022-4. 2008

Collaborators

  • Robert M Cohen
  • RUSSELL POLAND
  • Ning Li
  • Biing Jiun Shen
  • Michael Davis
  • ROBERT PECHNICK
  • M H Rapaport
  • Rachel Sy
  • Alexandra S Macy
  • Sarah Pi
  • Chio Ugochukwu
  • Julia Davidoff
  • Anna Bokarius
  • Anita Phan
  • Jonathan N Theo
  • Nestor Ian Bolotaulo
  • Hala I Fakhry
  • Kimberly Ponton
  • Patricia De Marco
  • Brian J Cassmassi
  • Sibylle Delaloye
  • Nishant Kumar
  • Paul A Pawlowski
  • Tim Garvey
  • Rassil B Ghazzaoui
  • Linda Vien
  • Kara Simone Bagot
  • Sonia C V Kaufmann
  • Scott Christensen
  • David N Khalili
  • Jaidyn Nguyen
  • Khanh Ha
  • Vladimir Bokarius
  • Catherine Bresee
  • Lawrence Czer
  • Ernst R Schwarz
  • Kiran Philip
  • Justin Fuess

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Oxytocin role in enhancing well-being: a literature review
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:1-9. 2011
    ..Oxytocin (OT) has long been implicated in maternal bonding, sexual behavior and social affiliation behaviors. This paper reviews the wide effects of oxytocin and its key role in well-being...
  2. doi request reprint Predicting relapse in major depressive disorder using patient-reported outcomes of depressive symptom severity, functioning, and quality of life in the individual burden of illness index for depression (IBI-D)
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 151:59-65. 2013
    ..This study examines the utility of a single multidimensional measure that captures variance in patient-reported Depressive Symptom Severity, Functioning, and Quality of Life (QOL), in predicting MDD relapse...
  3. doi request reprint Burnout in medical students: a systematic review
    Waguih Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Clin Teach 10:242-5. 2013
    ..We ultimately offer some suggestions to address and potentially ameliorate the current dilemma posed by burnout during medical education...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life in borderline personality disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 21:138-50. 2013
    ..To review the literature on quality of life (QoL) in borderline personality disorder (BPD) by examining the use of QoL instruments, the extent of QoL impairments in BPD, and the impact of treatment on QoL in BPD...
  5. doi request reprint Sexual satisfaction and quality of life in major depressive disorder before and after treatment with citalopram in the STAR*D study
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:256-61. 2013
    ..This study examined the impact of MDD and the SSRI citalopram on sexual satisfaction and QOL in level 1 of the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) trial (July 2001-September 2006)...
  6. doi request reprint A descriptive analysis of quality of life using patient-reported measures in major depressive disorder in a naturalistic outpatient setting
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:585-96. 2013
    ..We performed a detailed analysis of the interaction between depressive symptom severity, functioning, and QOL in outpatients with MDD in order to better understand QOL impairments in MDD...
  7. doi request reprint Quality of life in body dysmorphic disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    CNS Spectr 17:167-75. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Individual Burden of Illness Index for Major Depressive Disorder (IBI-D)
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 8730 Alden Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:76-86. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in bipolar disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Bipolar Disord 14:6-18. 2012
    ..This article reviews the relevant literature on the potential causes and magnitude of HRQOL impairment in BD and role of treatment interventions in restoring HRQOL in this patient population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Male anorgasmia treated with oxytocin
    Waguih William Ishak
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center Psychiatry, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Sex Med 5:1022-4. 2008
    ..Results. Oxytocin was effective in restoring ejaculation. Conclusions. A case of treatment-resistant male anorgasmia was successfully treated with intracoital administration of intranasal oxytocin...
  11. doi request reprint The impact of psychotherapy, pharmacotherapy, and their combination on quality of life in depression
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 19:277-89. 2011
    ..This review will examine the evidence for the impact of each modality, as well as their combination, on QOL in depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of dopaminergic agents in improving quality of life in major depressive disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:503-8. 2009
    ..Preliminary evidence suggests dopaminergic agents may have a positive effect on QOL for patients with MDD. Prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled studies are needed to extend these findings...
  13. doi request reprint Quality of life: the ultimate outcome measure of interventions in major depressive disorder
    Waguih William Ishak
    University of California, Los Angeles Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 19:229-39. 2011
    ..Patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) have a significantly diminished QOL...
  14. doi request reprint Disorders of orgasm in women: a literature review of etiology and current treatments
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    J Sex Med 7:3254-68. 2010
    ..Disorders of orgasm in women, defined as the persistent or recurrent delay in or absence of orgasm, affect up to a quarter of the female population...
  15. doi request reprint Incorporating multidimensional patient-reported outcomes of symptom severity, functioning, and quality of life in the Individual Burden of Illness Index for Depression to measure treatment impact and recovery in MDD
    Robert M Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:343-50. 2013
    ..The Individual Burden of Illness Index for Depression (IBI-D) metric was developed to meet this need...
  16. doi request reprint The importance of quality of life in patients with alcohol abuse and dependence
    Chio Ugochukwu
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 21:1-17. 2013
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Quality of life in panic disorder: looking beyond symptom remission
    Julia Davidoff
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8730 Alden Drive, Thalians W 157, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Qual Life Res 21:945-59. 2012
    ..The objectives of this review are to examine the substantial QOL impairments in PD and to determine whether modern treatments for PD, which have been proven to achieve symptom remission, have been shown to restore QOL...
  18. doi request reprint Quality of life in anorexia nervosa: a review of the literature
    Rachel Sy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Manoa, Hawai i, USA
    Eat Disord 21:206-22. 2013
    ..Furthermore, anorexia nervosa had a modest impact in the physical domain, although this may reflect self-report limitations as well as the psychopathology of the disorder rather than healthy functioning...
  19. doi request reprint Persistent sexual dysfunction impairs quality of life after cardiac transplantation
    Anita Phan
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Cedars Sinai Heart Institute, Division of Cardiology, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2765-73. 2010
    ..The impact of sexual dysfunction (SD) on mental and physical health after heart transplantation (HTx) has not been established...
  20. pmc Attitude toward humor in patients experiencing depressive symptoms
    Anna Bokarius
    All from Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Los Angeles, California
    Innov Clin Neurosci 8:20-3. 2011
    ..Clinicians could consider humor as part of an intervention in the treatment of depressive symptoms. The determination of the type of humor and manner of integrating it into therapy would require further study...
  21. doi request reprint Quality of life in obsessive compulsive disorder
    Alexandra S Macy
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    CNS Spectr 18:21-33. 2013
    ..Treatment providers should strive to not only reach symptom abatement, but also to assure that patients have regained satisfaction and functioning in their daily lives...