M Terman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Light therapy for seasonal and nonseasonal depression: efficacy, protocol, safety, and side effects
    Michael Terman
    Clinical Chronobiology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    CNS Spectr 10:647-63; quiz 672. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolving applications of light therapy
    Michael Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 50, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:497-507. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Bright light therapy: side effects and benefits across the symptom spectrum
    M Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:799-808; quiz 809. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of naturalistic dawn simulation and negative air ionization for seasonal affective disorder
    Michael Terman
    Department of Biopsychology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2126-33. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of timed bright light and negative air ionization for treatment of winter depression
    M Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:875-82. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Jet lag: clinical features, validation of a new syndrome-specific scale, and lack of response to melatonin in a randomized, double-blind trial
    R L Spitzer
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1392-6. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Twilights widen the range of photic entrainment in hamsters
    Ziad Boulos
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Biol Rhythms 17:353-63. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Circadian time of morning light administration and therapeutic response in winter depression
    J S Terman
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 50, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:69-75. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Light therapy for bipolar disorder: a case series in women
    Dorothy Sit
    Women s Behavioral HealthCARE, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:918-27. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of bright light therapy for antepartum depression: preliminary findings
    C Neill Epperson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, University Towers Suite 2H, 100 York Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:421-5. 2004

Research Grants

  1. LIGHT THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 1993
  2. LIGHT THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 1990
  3. LIGHTION THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISOR
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Light therapy for seasonal and nonseasonal depression: efficacy, protocol, safety, and side effects
    Michael Terman
    Clinical Chronobiology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    CNS Spectr 10:647-63; quiz 672. 2005
    ..Importantly, light therapy provides a compatible adjunct to antidepressant medication, which can result in accelerated improvement and fewer residual symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evolving applications of light therapy
    Michael Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 50, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:497-507. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Bright light therapy: side effects and benefits across the symptom spectrum
    M Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:799-808; quiz 809. 1999
    ..This study broadens the purview to a set of 88 physical and subjective symptoms that might emerge, remit, or remain unchanged relative to baseline, thus reducing bias toward assessment of presumed side effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of naturalistic dawn simulation and negative air ionization for seasonal affective disorder
    Michael Terman
    Department of Biopsychology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2126-33. 2006
    ..This trial assessed two novel nonpharmaceutical treatments for winter depression-naturalistic dawn simulation and high-density negative air ionization-delivered during the final hours of sleep...
  5. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of timed bright light and negative air ionization for treatment of winter depression
    M Terman
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:875-82. 1998
    ..Past studies, however, have lacked adequate placebo controls or sufficient power to detect group differences. The importance of time of day of treatment--specifically, morning light superiority--has remained controversial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Jet lag: clinical features, validation of a new syndrome-specific scale, and lack of response to melatonin in a randomized, double-blind trial
    R L Spitzer
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1392-6. 1999
    ..The goals of this study were to validate a new rating scale for measuring severity of jet lag and to compare the efficacy of contrasting melatonin regimens to alleviate jet lag...
  7. ncbi request reprint Twilights widen the range of photic entrainment in hamsters
    Ziad Boulos
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Biol Rhythms 17:353-63. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Circadian time of morning light administration and therapeutic response in winter depression
    J S Terman
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 50, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:69-75. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The antidepressant effect of light is potentiated by early-morning administration in circadian time, optimally about 8.5 hours after melatonin onset or 2.5 hours after the sleep midpoint...
  9. ncbi request reprint Light therapy for bipolar disorder: a case series in women
    Dorothy Sit
    Women s Behavioral HealthCARE, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:918-27. 2007
    ..To perform a dose-ranging safety and efficacy study of bright light therapy for depression in women with bipolar disorder (BD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of bright light therapy for antepartum depression: preliminary findings
    C Neill Epperson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, University Towers Suite 2H, 100 York Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:421-5. 2004
    ..Bright light therapy was shown to be a promising treatment for depression during pregnancy in a recent open-label study. In an extension of this work, we report findings from a double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of temperament and bright light response in seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 10032, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatry Res 119:89-97. 2003
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate that HA is state- rather than trait-dependent in seasonal affective disorder. The TPQ dimensions of temperament do not predict response to light therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology differentiates subgroups of patients with seasonal affective disorder
    Namni Goel
    Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 15:34-41. 2002
    ..Lightly pigmented eyes, in particular, may serve to enhance photic input during winter and allay depressive symptoms in vulnerable populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint An open trial of morning light therapy for treatment of antepartum depression
    Dan A Oren
    Pychiatry Department, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:666-9. 2002
    ..No pharmacotherapy is specifically approved for antepartum depression; novel treatment approaches may be welcome. The authors explored the use of morning bright light therapy for antepartum depression...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brightening depression
    Anna Wirz-Justice
    Science 303:467-9. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Short-wavelength sensitivity of the human circadian system to phase-advancing light
    Victoria L Revell
    J Biol Rhythms 20:270-2. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronotherapeutics (light and wake therapy) in affective disorders
    Anna Wirz-Justice
    Psychol Med 35:939-44. 2005
    ..3) Given the urgent need for new strategies to treat patients with residual depressive symptoms, clinical trials of wake therapy and/or adjuvant light therapy, coupled with follow-up studies of long-term recurrence, are a high priority...
  17. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of bright light and negative air ions for chronic depression
    Namni Goel
    Department of Psychology, 207 High Street, Judd Hall, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 35:945-55. 2005
    ..Both methods have shown clinical success for seasonal affective disorder (SAD)...

Research Grants17

  1. LIGHT THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  2. LIGHT THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The study aims to estimate reliably the proportion of S.A.D. patients who show clinically significant improvement under Light Therapy, and the magnitude of the effect relative to a set of credible comparison "placebo" conditions...
  3. LIGHTION THERAPY FOR SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISOR
    Michael Terman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....