Carl Salzman

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The limited role of expert guidelines in teaching psychopharmacology
    Carl Salzman
    Hravard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 29:176-9. 2005
  2. pmc Elderly patients with dementia-related symptoms of severe agitation and aggression: consensus statement on treatment options, clinical trials methodology, and policy
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:889-98. 2008
  3. pmc Association between prior authorization for medications and health service use by Medicaid patients with bipolar disorder
    Christine Y Lu
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:186-93. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Late-life anxiety disorders
    Carl Salzman
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 38:25-30. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint A 60-year-old woman who has felt sad for much of her life
    Carl Salzman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    JAMA 295:318-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint New uses for lithium and anticonvulsants
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:230-44. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of relationship between long-term use of benzodiazepines and escalation to high dosages
    Stephen B Soumerai
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1006-11. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint A retrospective data analysis of the impact of the New York triplicate prescription program on benzodiazepine use in medicaid patients with chronic psychiatric and neurologic disorders
    Linda Simoni-Wastila
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Ther 26:322-36. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of the effects of state surveillance on indicators of problematic and non-problematic benzodiazepine use in a Medicaid population
    Dennis Ross-Degnan
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 34:103-23. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Atypical antipsychotics in elderly patients with dementia or schizophrenia: review of recent literature
    Dilip V Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System 116A 1, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 13:340-51. 2005

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint The limited role of expert guidelines in teaching psychopharmacology
    Carl Salzman
    Hravard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 29:176-9. 2005
    ..To consider the limited usefulness of expert guidelines for teaching psychopharmacology...
  2. pmc Elderly patients with dementia-related symptoms of severe agitation and aggression: consensus statement on treatment options, clinical trials methodology, and policy
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:889-98. 2008
    ..In 2005, the FDA issued a black box warning regarding increased risk of mortality associated with the use of atypical antipsychotic drugs in this patient population...
  3. pmc Association between prior authorization for medications and health service use by Medicaid patients with bipolar disorder
    Christine Y Lu
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:186-93. 2011
    ..This study examined the association between a Medicaid prior-authorization policy for second-generation antipsychotic and anticonvulsant agents and medication discontinuation and health service use by patients with bipolar disorder...
  4. ncbi request reprint Late-life anxiety disorders
    Carl Salzman
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 02115, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 38:25-30. 2004
    ..Until studies are completed, treatment of late-life anxiety will continue to be guided by extrapolating data from the general adult population. Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 2004;38(Suppl 1): 25-30...
  5. ncbi request reprint A 60-year-old woman who has felt sad for much of her life
    Carl Salzman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    JAMA 295:318-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint New uses for lithium and anticonvulsants
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:230-44. 2003
    ..The potential usefulness of these medications for 21 other conditions has been reported in the literature, primarily from small case series or open-label, uncontrolled trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of relationship between long-term use of benzodiazepines and escalation to high dosages
    Stephen B Soumerai
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1006-11. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether long-term benzodiazepine use is associated with dose escalation...
  8. ncbi request reprint A retrospective data analysis of the impact of the New York triplicate prescription program on benzodiazepine use in medicaid patients with chronic psychiatric and neurologic disorders
    Linda Simoni-Wastila
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Ther 26:322-36. 2004
    ..In January 1989, New York implemented regulations requiring physicians to order benzodiazepines using state-monitored triplicate prescription forms...
  9. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of the effects of state surveillance on indicators of problematic and non-problematic benzodiazepine use in a Medicaid population
    Dennis Ross-Degnan
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 34:103-23. 2004
    ..We evaluated the effects of physician surveillance through a Triplicate Prescription Program (TPP) on problematic and non-problematic BZ use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Atypical antipsychotics in elderly patients with dementia or schizophrenia: review of recent literature
    Dilip V Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System 116A 1, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 13:340-51. 2005
    ..Clinical judgment, caution, and consent should be the watchwords in this area of psychopharmacology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in access after regulatory surveillance of benzodiazepines
    Sallie Anne Pearson
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:572-9. 2006
    ..We examined the effects of a prescription-monitoring program on benzodiazepine access among Medicaid enrollees living in neighborhoods of different racial composition...
  12. doi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of disturbed sleep in the elderly
    Carl Salzman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA carl
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:271-8. 2008
    ..Hypnotic drugs should be used in conjunction with nonmedication treatments, including appropriate sleep hygiene practice, and treatment of other medical or psychiatric causes of disturbed sleep...
  13. doi request reprint Sleep in the elderly: normal variations and common sleep disorders
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:279-86. 2008
    ..Nonpharmacological treatment techniques are discussed; pharmacological treatments are discussed in a companion article...
  14. doi request reprint Teaching psychopharmacology: what works and what doesn't
    Sidney Zisook
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:96-100. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Atypical uses of atypical antipsychotics
    Nora Selengut Brooke
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 13:317-39. 2005
    ..It has not yet been determined whether the usefulness of atypical antipsychotics for nonpsychotic disorders outweighs their potential to cause serious side effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Drug and ECT treatment of depression in the elderly, 1996-2001: a literature review
    Carl Salzman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston 02115, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:265-84. 2002
    ..Research studies of depressed elderly increased markedly since 1995 compared with all previous years although more studies are still necessary...
  17. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of paroxetine in nursing home residents with non-major depression
    Adam B Burrows
    Geriatrics Section, Boston University School of Medicine, 74 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 15:102-10. 2002
    ..The study also illustrates the discordance between patient and caregiver ratings, and the difficulties in studying very elderly patients with mood disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are benzodiazepines still the medication of choice for patients with panic disorder with or without agoraphobia?
    Steven E Bruce
    Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1432-8. 2003
    ..The authors examined how the use of psychotropic drugs has shifted over the course of 10 years to determine if prescribing patterns have changed to reflect these revised treatment guidelines...
  19. ncbi request reprint Update: new uses for lithium and anticonvulsants
    Jennifer M Rosenberg
    Front Range Clinical Research, Wheat Ridge, CO, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:831-41. 2007
    ..Although anticonvulsant and lithium augmentation for schizophrenia is common in practice and has been studied in double-blind, randomized, controlled trials, the sum of the evidence has been inconclusive...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are there predictors of outcome in depressed elderly nursing home residents during treatment with mirtazapine orally disintegrating tablets?
    J Craig Nelson
    University California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:999-1003. 2007
    ..Treatment studies of depression in residential care are limited. Reports of predictors of response are rare. In the largest nursing home prospective antidepressant trial reported, we examined predictors of response...
  21. ncbi request reprint Open-label study of mirtazapine orally disintegrating tablets in depressed patients in the nursing home
    Steven P Roose
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 19:737-46. 2003
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of mirtazapine orally disintegrating tablets in depressed, elderly nursing home residents, under naturalistic study conditions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Depression in the elderly
    William M McDonald
    Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 36:112-22. 2002
    ..Treatment should also take into account the likelihood of achieving and maintaining remission of symptoms in order to restore the patient to a baseline level of functioning appropriate for their age...
  23. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia in late life
    Larry E Tune
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:103-13. 2003
    ..Within these two groups, treatment response, effective dose ranges, and sensitivity to side effects can be scrutinized more carefully...
  24. ncbi request reprint Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance consensus statement on the unmet needs in diagnosis and treatment of mood disorders in late life
    Dennis S Charney
    National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:664-72. 2003
    ..To review progress made during the past decade in late-life mood disorders and to identify areas of unmet need in health care delivery and research...
  25. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia symptoms remain stable during decreases from 2 antipsychotics to aripiprazole
    Carl Salzman
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:970. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Improving the pedagogy associated with the teaching of psychopharmacology
    Ira D Glick
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:211-7. 2007
    ..The focus was on whether "improving the teaching-learning process" in psychiatric residency programs could improve clinical practice...
  27. pmc ACNP White Paper: update on use of antipsychotic drugs in elderly persons with dementia
    Dilip V Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:957-70. 2008
    ..The role of shared decision making and caution in using pharmacotherapy for these patients is stressed...