Vito Agosti

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of alcohol dependence relapse during recurrence of major depression
    Vito Agosti
    Depression Evaluation Service, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:79-84. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Do manualized psychosocial interventions help reduce relapse among alcohol-dependent adults treated with naltrexone or placebo? A meta-analysis
    Vito Agosti
    Depression Evaluation Service, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 21:501-7. 2012
  3. pmc Does Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder increase the risk of suicide attempts?
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 133:595-9. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Does personality disorder decrease the likelihood of remission in early-onset chronic depression?
    Vito Agosti
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:491-5. 2009
  5. pmc Does remission from alcohol and drug use disorders increase the likelihood of smoking cessation among nicotine dependent young adults?
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:120-4. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypomania with and without Dysphoria: comparison of comorbidity and clinical characteristics of respondents from a national community sample
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, 10965, New York, NY, United States
    J Affect Disord 108:177-82. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of antidepressant monotherapy in the treatment of bipolar-II depression
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:309-11. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cannabis dependence recovery among epidemiological survey respondents in the United States
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:81-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol and drug dependence on the course of depression
    Vito Agosti
    Substance Use Research Center, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 15:71-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Atypical and non-atypical subtypes of depression: comparison of social functioning, symptoms, course of illness, co-morbidity and demographic features
    V Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 65:75-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of alcohol dependence relapse during recurrence of major depression
    Vito Agosti
    Depression Evaluation Service, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Addict Dis 32:79-84. 2013
    ..Early onset alcohol dependence and past year drug use disorder significantly increased the likelihood of relapse. Early onset substance use dependence is a more powerful predictor of alcohol relapse than early onset major depression...
  2. doi request reprint Do manualized psychosocial interventions help reduce relapse among alcohol-dependent adults treated with naltrexone or placebo? A meta-analysis
    Vito Agosti
    Depression Evaluation Service, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 21:501-7. 2012
    ..These outcomes have spurred researchers to investigate whether the addition of manualized psychosocial therapies with demonstrated efficacy to pharmacotherpy would have a synergistic effect...
  3. pmc Does Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder increase the risk of suicide attempts?
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 133:595-9. 2011
    ..To determine if Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a risk factor for suicide attempts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does personality disorder decrease the likelihood of remission in early-onset chronic depression?
    Vito Agosti
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:491-5. 2009
    ..Elevated rates of PD have been noted in early-onset and chronic forms subtypes of depression. However, scant data exist regarding the link between PD and outcome for this depression subtype...
  5. pmc Does remission from alcohol and drug use disorders increase the likelihood of smoking cessation among nicotine dependent young adults?
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:120-4. 2009
    ..This article tests the hypothesis that remission from substance use disorders is associated with smoking cessation in nicotine dependent young adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypomania with and without Dysphoria: comparison of comorbidity and clinical characteristics of respondents from a national community sample
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, 10965, New York, NY, United States
    J Affect Disord 108:177-82. 2008
    ..To compare rates of comorbidity, treatment utilization, the course of illness, and past year social functioning of Hypomania with and without Dysphoria Hypomania (mixed state)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of antidepressant monotherapy in the treatment of bipolar-II depression
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:309-11. 2007
    ..No patient developed manic symptoms that required medication discontinuation or mood stabilizer augmentation. Antidepressant monotherapy was found to be a safe and effective treatment for bipolar-II depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cannabis dependence recovery among epidemiological survey respondents in the United States
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:81-8. 2007
    ..Recovery was defined as the absence of Cannabis Dependence and Cannabis Abuse during the past year. Logistic Regression analysis revealed that older age, marriage, and non-daily cannabis use were positively associated with recovery...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol and drug dependence on the course of depression
    Vito Agosti
    Substance Use Research Center, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 15:71-5. 2006
    ..This study analyzed data from the National Comorbidity Survey (NCS). Among respondents with lifetime SUD and unipolar depression, current SUD increased the risk (OR = 2.9) of past year depression and anxiety disorders (OR = 2.2)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Atypical and non-atypical subtypes of depression: comparison of social functioning, symptoms, course of illness, co-morbidity and demographic features
    V Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 65:75-9. 2001
    ..There are scant data regarding the demographic and psychosocial characteristics of outpatients with Atypical Depression (AD)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of treatment contact among individuals with cannabis dependence
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive Box 51, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 30:121-7. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Rates of psychiatric comorbidity among U.S. residents with lifetime cannabis dependence
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Substance Abuse Treatment Center, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:643-52. 2002
    ..The failure to identify comorbidity may lead to inadequate treatment, and a poorer prognosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Somatization as a predictor of medication discontinuation due to adverse events
    V Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 17:311-4. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of fluoxetine, imipramine and placebo on personality in atypical depression
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 35, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 71:113-20. 2002
    ..Studies have confirmed the efficacy of a several antidepressants in the treatment of atypical depression. Whether their pathological dimensions of personality diminish after benefitting from effective medication treatment is unclear...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of persistent social impairment among recovered depressed outpatients
    V Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 55:215-9. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify predictors of residual social impairment among patients who recovered from depression...
  16. ncbi request reprint One year clinical and psychosocial outcomes of early-onset chronic depression
    V Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, and the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City 10032, USA
    J Affect Disord 54:171-5. 1999
    ..However, scant data exists regarding the long-term outcome of these patients treated for this disorder...
  17. doi request reprint Impairment in psychosocial functioning associated with dysthymic disorder in the NESARC study
    David J Hellerstein
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    J Affect Disord 127:84-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that individuals with chronic low-grade depression, dysthymic disorder, would have more impaired functioning than individuals with acute major depression or the general population...
  18. pmc A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of venlafaxine-extended release for co-occurring cannabis dependence and depressive disorders
    Frances R Levin
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Division of Substance Abuse, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Addiction 108:1084-94. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether venlafaxine-extended release (VEN-XR) is an effective treatment for cannabis dependence with concurrent depressive disorders...
  19. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up study of suicide attempters treated for drug dependence
    Vito Agosti
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Depression Evaluation Service, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 15:293-6. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Outcome of cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression: relation to hemispheric dominance for verbal processing
    G E Bruder
    Department of Biopsychology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:138-44. 1997
    ..The findings suggest that greater left-hemisphere advantage for verbal processing is associated with more favorable outcome of cognitive therapy for depression...