Affiliation: Cornell University
- Substance use disorders in gay/bisexual men with HIV and AIDSS Ferrando
HIV Clinical Research Program, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, USA
Am J Addict 7:51-60. 1998..However, for some HIV+ men, persistent substance abuse/dependence is accompanied by higher levels of distress and diminished quality of life, underscoring their need for treatment intervention...
- Behavioral research on AIDS--protease inhibitors and the new millennium: comment on Kelly, Otto-Salaj, Sikkema, Pinkerton, and Bloom (1998)S Ferrando
The New York Hospital Cornell University Medical College, New York 10021, USA
Health Psychol 17:307-9. 1998..In so doing, health psychology will maintain its critical role in combating the HIV epidemic in this new era of treatment...
- Fatigue in HIV illness: relationship to depression, physical limitations, and disabilityS Ferrando
Department of Psychiatry, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, USA
Psychosom Med 60:759-64. 1998....
- Antidepressant treatment of depression in HIV-seropositive womenS J Ferrando
Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 60:741-6. 1999..This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of fluoxetine and sertraline in treating depressed women who are seropositive for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and to document barriers to study participation...
- Longitudinal improvement in psychomotor processing speed is associated with potent combination antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infectionStephen J Ferrando
Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:208-14. 2003..This study contributes to the growing literature documenting the longitudinal benefit provided by potent antiretroviral therapy for neuropsychological function, particularly psychomotor processing speed, in patients with HIV illness...
- Pain and depression in HIV illnessS Evans
Department of Psychiatry, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, USA
Psychosomatics 39:528-35. 1998..Nonetheless, these observations highlight the overlap between symptoms of depression and pain and the challenge that clinicians face in assessing patients suffering from pain...
- Metabolic and hormonal effects of oral DHEA in premenopausal women with HIV infection: a randomized, prospective, placebo-controlled pilot studyL Poretsky
Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, USA
Horm Metab Res 41:244-9. 2009..Long-term studies with larger groups of patients are needed to confirm these data and to determine their clinical significance...
- Mood and substance use disorders in older adults with HIV/AIDS: methodological issues and preliminary evidenceJudith G Rabkin
New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
AIDS 18:S43-8. 2004..To review methodological issues and available data regarding the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in HIV-positive people over the age of 50 years...
- Neuropsychiatric predictors of return to work in HIV/AIDSWilfred G van Gorp
Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:80-9. 2007..These findings indicate that memory is a key neuropsychiatric variable that is perhaps most relevant to HIV+ persons' quest to return to work...
- The clock drawing test: diagnostic, functional, and neuroimaging correlates in older medically ill adultsJulia B Samton
Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, NY Presbyterian Hospital, East 68th Street, Box 181, NY, NY 10021, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:533-40. 2005..These findings suggest that the CDT indicates underlying subcortical pathology and deficiencies in executive function important for self-care...
- Increase in body cell mass and decrease in wasting are associated with increasing potency of antiretroviral therapy for HIV infectionStephen J Ferrando
Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:216-23. 2005....
- Modafinil treatment for fatigue in HIV+ patients: a pilot studyJudith G Rabkin
New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 65:1688-95. 2004..The authors conducted a pilot study to evaluate the efficacy of modafinil for fatigue in this clinical population...
- Psychopharmacological treatment of patients with HIV and AIDSStephen J Ferrando
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, USA
Psychiatr Q 73:33-49. 2002..While psychopharmacological management of HIV/AIDS patients may be complex, there is a substantial amount of clinical and research information describing both conventional and novel approaches that are safe and effective...
- Predictors of employment of men with HIV/AIDS: a longitudinal studyJudith G Rabkin
Weill College of Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Psychosom Med 66:72-8. 2004..To identify patterns and predictors of work status and number of hours employed in a group of men with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
- The Cornell Psychiatric Screen: a brief psychiatric scale for hospitalized medical patientsCarla Boutin-Foster
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Psychosomatics 44:382-7. 2003..On the basis of preliminary validation, the Cornell Psychiatric Screen appears to be a useful tool for identifying patients who require a psychiatric evaluation...
- HIV-associated mania treated with electroconvulsive therapy and highly-active antiretroviral therapyStephen J Ferrando
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Psychosomatics 47:170-4. 2006
- Treatment of depression in HIV positive individuals: a critical reviewStephen J Ferrando
Department of Psychiatry, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
Int Rev Psychiatry 20:61-71. 2008....
- Placebo-controlled trial of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) for treatment of nonmajor depression in patients with HIV/AIDSJudith G Rabkin
New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:59-66. 2006..Subsyndromal major depressive disorder is common among HIV-positive adults. This study was designed to assess the efficacy of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) as a potential treatment...
- The economic burden of home care for children with HIV and other chronic illnessesLeslie S Wilson
University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California, Box 0613, Suite 420M, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Am J Public Health 95:1445-52. 2005....
- Screening subtle HIV-related cognitive dysfunction: the clinical utility of the HIV dementia scaleClifford A Smith
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:116-8. 2003