W M McDonald

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of mania in dementia with electroconvulsive therapy
    W M McDonald
    Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Wesley Woods Geriatric Center, 1841 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 35:72-82. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, etiology, and treatment of geriatric mania
    W M McDonald
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Atlanta, GA 30329 5102, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:3-11. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and psychiatric sequelae of pallidotomy for PD: clinical trial findings
    J Green
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Neurology 58:858-65. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in advanced PD without dementia
    J Green
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neurology 59:1320-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroanatomical substrates of depression in the elderly
    K R Krishnan
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:41-6. 1993
  6. pmc Pseudobulbar crying induced by stimulation in the region of the subthalamic nucleus
    M S Okun
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:921-3. 2004

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of mania in dementia with electroconvulsive therapy
    W M McDonald
    Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Wesley Woods Geriatric Center, 1841 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 35:72-82. 2001
    ..We conclude that a short course of ECT, followed by maintenance treatments every 2 weeks, can contribute significantly to the management of dementia patients whose behavioral agitation is associated with signs of mania...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, etiology, and treatment of geriatric mania
    W M McDonald
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Atlanta, GA 30329 5102, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:3-11. 2000
    ..The treatment of mania is more difficult in the elderly, and new treatments such as the atypical antipsychotics and the anticonvulsants take on a more important role in treatment regimens for older patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and psychiatric sequelae of pallidotomy for PD: clinical trial findings
    J Green
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Neurology 58:858-65. 2002
    ..To evaluate the neuropsychological and psychiatric sequelae of unilateral posterior pallidotomy for treatment of PD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairments in advanced PD without dementia
    J Green
    Department of Neurology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neurology 59:1320-4. 2002
    ..To determine the nature and frequency of cognitive impairments in nondemented patients with advanced PD and their relationship to other variables potentially predictive of neuropsychological performance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuroanatomical substrates of depression in the elderly
    K R Krishnan
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:41-6. 1993
    ..These findings were more pronounced in patients with late-onset depression. Based on these findings, the authors discuss the role of the basal ganglia in the pathophysiology of depression in the elderly...
  6. pmc Pseudobulbar crying induced by stimulation in the region of the subthalamic nucleus
    M S Okun
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:921-3. 2004
    ..Clinicians should be aware of this potential complication, the importance of differentiating it from stimulation induced depression, and its response to a serotonin reuptake inhibitor, such as sertraline...