Frances R Frankenburg

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The essential nature of borderline psychopathology
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 024778, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:518-35. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Divalproex sodium treatment of women with borderline personality disorder and bipolar II disorder: a double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:442-6. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The association between borderline personality disorder and chronic medical illnesses, poor health-related lifestyle choices, and costly forms of health care utilization
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1660-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Obesity and obesity-related illnesses in borderline patients
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 20:71-80. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The subsyndromal phenomenology of borderline personality disorder: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development and the Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Program, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont 02478, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:929-35. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the 10-year course of borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:827-32. 2006
  7. pmc The course of adult experiences of abuse in patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects: a 10-year follow-up study
    Amelia McGowan
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 26:192-202. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Axis I comorbidity in patients with borderline personality disorder: 6-year follow-up and prediction of time to remission
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2108-14. 2004
  9. pmc Relationship between cumulative BMI and symptomatic, psychosocial, and medical outcomes in patients with borderline personality disorder
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital
    J Pers Disord 25:421-31. 2011
  10. pmc The course of substance use disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Addiction 106:342-8. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint The essential nature of borderline psychopathology
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 024778, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:518-35. 2007
    ..The treatment and nosological implications of this model are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Divalproex sodium treatment of women with borderline personality disorder and bipolar II disorder: a double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:442-6. 2002
    ..The intent of this study was to compare the efficacy and safety of divalproex sodium and placebo in the treatment of women with borderline personality disorder and comorbid bipolar II disorder...
  3. ncbi request reprint The association between borderline personality disorder and chronic medical illnesses, poor health-related lifestyle choices, and costly forms of health care utilization
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1660-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the physical health, lifestyle choices affecting physical health, and health care utilization of patients with remitted and nonremitted borderline personality disorder...
  4. ncbi request reprint Obesity and obesity-related illnesses in borderline patients
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 20:71-80. 2006
    ..These results suggest that obesity is common among heavily treated borderline patients and is associated with a number of chronic medical disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint The subsyndromal phenomenology of borderline personality disorder: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development and the Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Program, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont 02478, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:929-35. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the course of 24 symptoms of borderline personality disorder in terms of time to remission...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the 10-year course of borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:827-32. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the most clinically relevant baseline predictors of time to remission for patients with borderline personality disorder...
  7. pmc The course of adult experiences of abuse in patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects: a 10-year follow-up study
    Amelia McGowan
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 26:192-202. 2012
    ..Contrastingly, they were relatively uncommon for physical and sexual abuse (<30%), suggesting that verbal and emotional abuse represent more stable forms of abuse...
  8. ncbi request reprint Axis I comorbidity in patients with borderline personality disorder: 6-year follow-up and prediction of time to remission
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2108-14. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of axis I disorders among patients with borderline personality disorder over 6 years of prospective follow-up...
  9. pmc Relationship between cumulative BMI and symptomatic, psychosocial, and medical outcomes in patients with borderline personality disorder
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital
    J Pers Disord 25:421-31. 2011
    ..Increases in cumulative BMI may be a marker for adverse symptomatic, functional, and medical outcomes in patients with BPD...
  10. pmc The course of substance use disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Addiction 106:342-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to detail the course of substance use disorders (SUDs) over 10 years of prospective follow-up among patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) and Axis II comparison subjects...
  11. pmc The course of anxiety disorders other than PTSD in patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects: a 10-year follow-up study
    Merav H Silverman
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 26:804-14. 2012
    ..These results suggest that anxiety disorders are very common over time among borderline patients. They also suggest that these disorders have an intermittent course among those with BPD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sexual relationship difficulties among borderline patients and axis II comparison subjects
    Mary C Zanarini
    Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:479-82. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Adult experiences of abuse reported by borderline patients and Axis II comparison subjects over six years of prospective follow-up
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:412-6. 2005
    ..They also suggest that adult experiences of abuse are strongly associated with a failure to remit from borderline personality disorder...
  14. pmc Attainment and stability of sustained symptomatic remission and recovery among patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects: a 16-year prospective follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA lean harvard edu
    Am J Psychiatry 169:476-83. 2012
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  15. pmc A longitudinal study of the 10-year course of interpersonal features in borderline personality disorder
    Lois W Choi-Kain
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:365-76. 2010
    ..The behavioral interpersonal features of BPD remit rapidly, while core affectively-oriented features related to intolerance of aloneness and conflicts over dependency are more persistent...
  16. pmc Family history study of the familial coaggregation of borderline personality disorder with axis I and nonborderline dramatic cluster axis II disorders
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development and the Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Program, McLean Hospital, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:357-69. 2009
    ..Taken together, the results of this study suggest that common familial factors, particularly in the areas of affective disturbance and impulsivity, contribute to borderline personality disorder...
  17. pmc The course of eating disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:226-32. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the longitudinal course of eating disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint A preliminary, randomized trial of fluoxetine, olanzapine, and the olanzapine-fluoxetine combination in women with borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:903-7. 2004
    ....
  19. pmc The 10-year course of social security disability income reported by patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:346-56. 2009
    ..The results of this study suggest that receiving SSDI benefits is both more common and more fluid over time for patients with BPD than previously known...
  20. pmc Time to attainment of recovery from borderline personality disorder and stability of recovery: A 10-year prospective follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:663-7. 2010
    ..The purposes of this study were to determine time to attainment of recovery from borderline personality disorder and to assess the stability of recovery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reported childhood onset of self-mutilation among borderline patients
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 20:9-15. 2006
    ..The results of this study suggest that a sizable minority of borderline patients first engage in self-harm as children and that the course of their self-mutilation may be particularly malignant...
  22. ncbi request reprint The McLean Study of Adult Development (MSAD): overview and implications of the first six years of prospective follow-up
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:505-23. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the prognosis for BPD is better than previously recognized...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial functioning of borderline patients and axis II comparison subjects followed prospectively for six years
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:19-29. 2005
    ..27% at 6 year follow-up). Taken together, the results of this study suggest that psychosocial improvement is both common among borderline patients and strongly related to their symptomatic status...
  24. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal course of borderline psychopathology: 6-year prospective follow-up of the phenomenology of borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:274-83. 2003
    ..The syndromal and subsyndromal phenomenology of borderline personality disorder was tracked over 6 years of prospective follow-up...
  25. pmc Defense mechanisms reported by patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects over 16 years of prospective follow-up: description and prediction of recovery
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmond, Mass, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:111-20. 2013
    ..They also assessed the relationship between time-varying defenses and recovery from borderline personality disorder...
  26. ncbi request reprint omega-3 Fatty acid treatment of women with borderline personality disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:167-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of ethyl-eicosapentaenoic acid (E-EPA) and placebo in the treatment of female subjects with borderline personality disorder...
  27. pmc Predictors of self-mutilation in patients with borderline personality disorder: A 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 45:823-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the most clinically relevant baseline and time-varying predictors of self-mutilation over 10 years of prospective follow-up among patients with BPD...
  28. ncbi request reprint A screening measure for BPD: the McLean Screening Instrument for Borderline Personality Disorder (MSI-BPD)
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 17:568-73. 2003
    ..93 at a cutoff of 7 for the 63 subjects who were 25 years old or younger. The results of this study suggest that the MSI-BPD may be a useful screening instrument for the presence of DSM-IV borderline personality disorder...
  29. pmc Sedative-hypnotic use in patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects
    David T Plante
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medicial School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:563-71. 2009
    ..81, 95% CI: 1.33-5.95). These results indicate that sedative-hypnotic use is greater among BPD than OPD subjects. They also confirm clinical observations that subjective sleep disturbance is a significant problem in BPD...
  30. ncbi request reprint Mental health service utilization by borderline personality disorder patients and Axis II comparison subjects followed prospectively for 6 years
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:28-36. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the psychiatric treatment received by a well-defined sample of patients with borderline personality disorder and Axis II comparison subjects over 6 years of prospective follow-up...
  31. pmc Cognitive experiences reported by patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects: a 16-year prospective follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:671-9. 2013
    ..They also compared the rates of these disturbed cognitions with those reported by axis II comparison subjects...
  32. ncbi request reprint Borderline psychopathology in the first-degree relatives of borderline and axis II comparison probands
    Mary C Zanarini
    The Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:439-47. 2004
    ..Taken together, the results of this study suggest that the subsyndromal phenomenology of BPD may be more common than the borderline diagnosis itself...
  33. ncbi request reprint Zanarini Rating Scale for Borderline Personality Disorder (ZAN-BPD): a continuous measure of DSM-IV borderline psychopathology
    Mary C Zanarini
    Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 17:233-42. 2003
    ..Taken together, the results of this study suggest that the ZAN-BPD is a promising clinician-administered scale for the assessment of change in borderline psychopathology over time...
  34. pmc Defense mechanisms associated with borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:113-21. 2009
    ..They also suggest that the defensive triad of acting out, emotional hypochondriasis, and undoing may serve as a useful clinical marker for the borderline diagnosis, particularly in settings where the base rate of the disorder is high...
  35. ncbi request reprint Severity of reported childhood sexual abuse and its relationship to severity of borderline psychopathology and psychosocial impairment among borderline inpatients
    Mary C Zanarini
    The Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:381-7. 2002
    ....
  36. doi request reprint A preliminary, randomized trial of psychoeducation for women with borderline personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:284-90. 2008
    ..They also suggest that such instruction may prove to be a useful and cost-efficient form of pre-treatment...
  37. doi request reprint Predictors of suicide threats in patients with borderline personality disorder over 16 years of prospective follow-up
    Michelle M Wedig
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 208:252-6. 2013
    ..Suicide threats may function, albeit maladaptively, to regulate these emotions aroused by interpersonal relationships and bring needed support. ..
  38. ncbi request reprint Inter-rater and test-retest reliability of the Revised Diagnostic Interview for Borderlines
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Pers Disord 16:270-6. 2002
    ..They also suggest that excellent reliability, once achieved, can be maintained over time for both the syndromal and subsyndromal phenomenology of BPD...
  39. doi request reprint The relationship of chronic medical illnesses, poor health-related lifestyle choices, and health care utilization to recovery status in borderline patients over a decade of prospective follow-up
    Alex S Keuroghlian
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1499-506. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Personality disorders and medical comorbidity
    Frances R Frankenburg
    Boston University School of Medicine, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VAMC, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:428-31. 2006
    ..Personality disorders are not usually thought of as being associated with medical comorbidity. Research shows that medical comorbidity in personality disorders is clinically important...
  41. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of delirium in the intensive care unit
    Frances R Frankenburg
    JAMA 292:168; author reply 168-9. 2004