Lee Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine in the treatment of postpartum depression
    L S Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:592-6. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of mood disorders during pregnancy and postpartum
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 33:273-93. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender-specific considerations in the treatment of mood disorders in women across the life cycle
    Lee S Cohen
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:18-29. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of depression during pregnancy
    Lee S Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:209-16. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Reintroduction of antidepressant therapy across pregnancy in women who previously discontinued treatment. A preliminary retrospective study
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 73:255-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Relapse of depression during pregnancy following antidepressant discontinuation: a preliminary prospective study
    L S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 7:217-21. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of premenstrual use of venlafaxine (flexible dose) in the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital MGH, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:540-3. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Paroxetine controlled release for premenstrual dysphoric disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WACC 812, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:707-13. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk for new onset of depression during the menopausal transition: the Harvard study of moods and cycles
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:385-90. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Relapse of major depression during pregnancy in women who maintain or discontinue antidepressant treatment
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    JAMA 295:499-507. 2006

Research Grants

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine in the treatment of postpartum depression
    L S Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:592-6. 2001
    ..Incomplete recognition and treatment of puerperal illness place women at risk for chronic depression and may have adverse effects on child development...
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of mood disorders during pregnancy and postpartum
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 33:273-93. 2010
    ..This article reviews the diagnosis and treatment guidelines of mood disorders during pregnancy and postpartum, with specific reference to the use of psychotropic medications during this critical time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender-specific considerations in the treatment of mood disorders in women across the life cycle
    Lee S Cohen
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:18-29. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of depression during pregnancy
    Lee S Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:209-16. 2004
    ..Treatment options during pregnancy are reviewed in the context of developing the most appropriate risk/benefit decision for individual patients with past or current depression who either anticipate pregnancy or who become pregnant...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reintroduction of antidepressant therapy across pregnancy in women who previously discontinued treatment. A preliminary retrospective study
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 73:255-8. 2004
    ..Pregnancy has frequently been described as a time of emotional well-being conferring 'protection' against psychiatric disorders. However, data to support this impression are sparse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relapse of depression during pregnancy following antidepressant discontinuation: a preliminary prospective study
    L S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 7:217-21. 2004
    ..Pregnancy has frequently been referred to as a time of emotional well-being for patients. However, systematic data about the risk for relapse of depression during pregnancy are sparse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of premenstrual use of venlafaxine (flexible dose) in the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital MGH, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:540-3. 2004
    ..05 for all comparisons, Wilcoxon tests). Intermittent treatment was well tolerated. This preliminary report suggests that premenstrual use of venlafaxine is an efficacious and well-tolerated treatment for premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Paroxetine controlled release for premenstrual dysphoric disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WACC 812, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:707-13. 2004
    ..This study was designed to assess the efficacy and tolerability of multiple doses of paroxetine controlled release (CR) in PMDD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk for new onset of depression during the menopausal transition: the Harvard study of moods and cycles
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:385-90. 2006
    ..However, it is unclear whether this period is one of increased risk for major depressive disorder, particularly for women who have not had a previous episode of depression...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relapse of major depression during pregnancy in women who maintain or discontinue antidepressant treatment
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    JAMA 295:499-507. 2006
    ..However, systematic delineation of risk of relapse in women who maintain or discontinue pharmacological treatment during pregnancy is necessary...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of mood disorders during the menopausal transition
    Lee S Cohen
    Department of Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Am J Med 118:93-7. 2005
    ..The benefits and risks of using hormonal and nonhormonal strategies for the management of depression and other menopause-related somatic symptoms are critically reviewed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Short-term use of estradiol for depression in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women: a preliminary report
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program and Vicent Memorail Obstetrics and Gynecology Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1519-22. 2003
    ..The authors examined the effect of a 4-week course of estrogen therapy on depression in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Premenstrual daily fluoxetine for premenstrual dysphoric disorder: a placebo-controlled, clinical trial using computerized diaries
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:435-44. 2002
    ..To evaluate premenstrual daily dosing with fluoxetine for treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) in older premenopausal women. The Harvard Study of Moods and Cycles
    Lee S Cohen
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Affect Disord 70:125-32. 2002
    ..Consistent data on the prevalence and predictors of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) in the general population are lacking...
  15. ncbi request reprint Eszopiclone in patients with insomnia during perimenopause and early postmenopause: a randomized controlled trial
    Claudio N Soares
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1402-10. 2006
    ..To evaluate eszopiclone 3 mg for treatment of insomnia in perimenopausal and early postmenopausal women, as well as the impact of insomnia treatment on mood, menopause-related symptoms, and quality of life...
  16. pmc The association of depressive, anxiety, and stress symptoms and postpartum relapse to smoking: a longitudinal study
    Elyse R Park
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Institute for Health Policy, and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:707-14. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective repeated measures, mixed-methods observational study was to assess whether depressive, anxiety, and stress symptoms are associated with postpartum relapse to smoking...
  17. pmc Saliva estriol levels in women with and without prenatal antidepressant treatment
    Rita Suri
    Mood Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:533-7. 2008
    ..This study measured saliva levels of estriol, a hormone that increases exponentially in the few weeks before spontaneous labor, in pregnant women with and without antidepressant treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management of bipolar disorder during pregnancy and the postpartum period
    Kimberly A Yonkers
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:608-20. 2004
    ..The authors summarize knowledge regarding the management of bipolar disorder during pregnancy and the postpartum period, with a focus on managing mania, hypomania, and the psychotic components of the illness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mood disturbance in pregnancy and the mode of delivery
    Jennifer Wu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:864-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether depression during pregnancy is associated with a higher frequency of cesarean or assisted vaginal delivery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Estrogen therapy selectively enhances prefrontal cognitive processes: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study with functional magnetic resonance imaging in perimenopausal and recently postmenopausal women
    Hadine Joffe
    Women s Center for Behavioral Endocrinology, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Menopause 13:411-22. 2006
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 24-2008. A 35-year-old woman with postpartum confusion, agitation, and delusions
    Adele C Viguera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:509-15. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Menstrual dysfunction prior to onset of psychiatric illness is reported more commonly by women with bipolar disorder than by women with unipolar depression and healthy controls
    Hadine Joffe
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:297-304. 2006
    ..However, it is not always clear whether such abnormalities, reflecting disruption of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis, are caused by psychotropic treatments or associated with the disorder per se...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lithium in breast milk and nursing infants: clinical implications
    Adele C Viguera
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Simches Research Bldg, Second Fl, Suite 2200, 185 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:342-5. 2007
    ..Current practice guidelines discourage use of lithium during breast-feeding, despite limited data. This study aimed to quantify lithium exposure in nursing infants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Birth outcomes following prenatal exposure to antidepressants
    Kimberly H Pearson
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1284-9. 2007
    ..Antidepressant use during pregnancy and the peripartum period is common despite the absence of clear evidence-based guidelines to direct clinical use of these compounds...
  25. ncbi request reprint Treatment of bipolar disorder during pregnancy
    Lee S Cohen
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:4-9. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Risk of recurrence in women with bipolar disorder during pregnancy: prospective study of mood stabilizer discontinuation
    Adele C Viguera
    Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1817-24; quiz 1923. 2007
    ..This study estimated the risk of recurrence of mood episodes among women with a history of bipolar disorder who continued or discontinued treatment with mood stabilizers during pregnancy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Treatment of depression and menopause-related symptoms with the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor duloxetine
    Hadine Joffe
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:943-50. 2007
    ..Treatment strategies that target all of these symptoms together have not been investigated to date...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of premenstrual worsening of depression with adjunctive oral contraceptive pills: a preliminary report
    Hadine Joffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1954-62. 2007
    ..Oral contraceptive pills (OCPs) stabilize reproductive hormones and treat premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Management of depression that breaks through premenstrually has not been studied...
  29. doi request reprint Paroxetine versus placebo for women in midlife after hormone therapy discontinuation
    Claudio N Soares
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Med 121:159-162.e1. 2008
    ..This study examines the efficacy of paroxetine controlled-release versus placebo for the treatment of women with vasomotor symptoms after discontinuing hormone therapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal follow-up of reproductive and metabolic features of valproate-associated polycystic ovarian syndrome features: A preliminary report
    Hadine Joffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1378-81. 2006
    ..5% of 86 women. We now determine whether polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) features reverse on valproate discontinutation...
  31. pmc Pharmacologic treatment of postpartum women with new-onset major depressive disorder: a randomized controlled trial with paroxetine
    Kimberly A Yonkers
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:659-65. 2008
    ..The current study determined the relative efficacy of paroxetine compared to placebo in the treatment of acute postpartum MDD...
  32. ncbi request reprint Escitalopram versus ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate for symptomatic peri- and postmenopausal women: impact on depression, vasomotor symptoms, sleep, and quality of life
    Claudio N Soares
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Menopause 13:780-6. 2006
    ..To examine the efficacy and tolerability of escitalopram (ESCIT) compared to estrogen and progestogen therapy (EPT) for the treatment of symptomatic peri- and postmenopausal women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Valproate is associated with new-onset oligoamenorrhea with hyperandrogenism in women with bipolar disorder
    Hadine Joffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:1078-86. 2006
    ..The development of PCOS features after initiation of valproate was therefore examined in women with bipolar disorder using a standardized definition of PCOS...
  34. ncbi request reprint Expert guidelines for the treatment of severe PMS, PMDD, and comorbidities: the role of SSRIs
    Meir Steiner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, McMaster University, Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:57-69. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of citalopram as a monotherapy or as an adjunctive treatment to estrogen therapy for perimenopausal and postmenopausal women with depression and vasomotor symptoms
    Claudio N Soares
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:473-9. 2003
    ..It is still unclear whether the use of antidepressants alone may alleviate menopause-related mood and vasomotor symptoms or enhance the response observed with short-term use of estrogen therapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint The pharmacokinetics of sertraline excretion into human breast milk: determinants of infant serum concentrations
    Zachary N Stowe
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta GA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:73-80. 2003
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Depression and its influence on reproductive endocrine and menstrual cycle markers associated with perimenopause: the Harvard Study of Moods and Cycles
    Bernard L Harlow
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:29-36. 2003
    ..Few studies have determined the impact of a lifetime history of major depression on an early transition to menopause...
  38. ncbi request reprint Reproductive decisions by women with bipolar disorder after prepregnancy psychiatric consultation
    Adele C Viguera
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2102-4. 2002
    ..This study ascertained family planning decisions by women with bipolar disorder after psychiatric consultation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Vasomotor symptoms are associated with depression in perimenopausal women seeking primary care
    Hadine Joffe
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Reproductive Endocrine Unit, and Medical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Menopause 9:392-8. 2002
    ..To compare the relationship between vasomotor symptoms (hot flushes and night sweats) and depression in perimenopausal women with that in postmenopausal and older premenopausal women...
  40. ncbi request reprint Managing bipolar disorder during pregnancy: weighing the risks and benefits
    Adele C Viguera
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 47:426-36. 2002
    ..Challenges for the clinical management of bipolar disorder (BD) during pregnancy are multiple and complex and include competing risks to mother and offspring...
  41. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 17beta-estradiol on depression: is estrogen deficiency really necessary?
    Claudio N Soares
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:451; author reply 451-2. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in clinical response to olanzapine compared with haloperidol
    Jill M Goldstein
    Harvard Institute of Psychiatric Epidemiology and Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School at Massachusetts Mental Health Center, MMHC, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatry Res 110:27-37. 2002
    ..Finally, premenopausal women had a significantly better treatment response than postmenopausal women, regardless of treatment and chronicity...
  43. ncbi request reprint A putative relationship between valproic acid and polycystic ovarian syndrome: implications for treatment of women with seizure and bipolar disorders
    Hadine Joffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WACC 815, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:99-108. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Depression during pregnancy: diagnosis and treatment options
    Ruta Nonacs
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:24-30. 2002
    ..Nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic treatment options are reviewed, and guidelines for treating depression during pregnancy are presented...
  45. ncbi request reprint Bupropion SR for the treatment of postpartum depression: a pilot study
    Ruta M Nonacs
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital MGH, Boston, 02114, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:445-9. 2005
    ..5 (range 37.5-300). Bupropion SR was well tolerated, and no subjects discontinued treatment as a result of medication side-effects. Bupropion SR represents an effective and well-tolerated antidepressant for the treatment of PPD...
  46. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of depression during pregnancy: an update
    Ruta Nonacs
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Clinical Psychopharmacology Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:547-62. 2003
    ..Such a process will lead to thoughtful treatment choices, which with close clinical follow-up can minimize the risk for maternal morbidity...
  47. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of hot flushes and menopausal mood disturbance
    Hadine Joffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 15 Parkman Street, WACC, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:563-80. 2003
    ..As further evidence of the benefits of psychoactive medications for menopausal symptoms is established, the choice between using hormonal and nonhormonal therapies for management of menopausal symptoms will continue to evolve...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of oral contraceptive pill use on premenstrual mood: predictors of improvement and deterioration
    Hadine Joffe
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WACC, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1523-30. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate risk factors for the deterioration and improvement of premenstrual mood disturbance with oral contraceptive pill use...
  49. ncbi request reprint Early life menstrual characteristics and pregnancy experiences among women with and without major depression: the Harvard study of moods and cycles
    Bernard L Harlow
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Epidemiology Center at Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Affect Disord 79:167-76. 2004
    ..Other than premenstrual dysphoria, few studies have examined the extent to which basic characteristics of the menstrual cycle and the occurrence of other reproductive landmarks impact on the risk of major depression...
  50. ncbi request reprint Lithium placental passage and obstetrical outcome: implications for clinical management during late pregnancy
    D Jeffrey Newport
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2162-70. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in bipolar disorder: retrospective data from the first 500 STEP-BD participants
    Claudia F Baldassano
    Bipolar Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:465-70. 2005
    ..To examine gender differences in a large sample of patients with bipolar illness...
  52. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant response and well-being in pre-, peri- and postmenopausal women with major depressive disorder treated with fluoxetine
    Paolo Cassano
    The Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 74:362-5. 2005
    ..We assessed the impact of menopausal status on treatment response and well-being in a cohort of outpatient women with major depressive disorder (DSM-III-R criteria), who received treatment with fluoxetine (20 mg/day for 8 weeks)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Quetiapine in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Lee S Cohen
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:623-4. 2003
  54. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional attitudes and episodes of major depression: Predictive validity and temporal stability in never-depressed, depressed, and recovered women
    Michael W Otto
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:475-83. 2007
    ..N. Weissman & A. T. Beck, 1978) when the formerly depressed and never-depressed cohorts were considered separately. Implications for cognitive theories are discussed...

Research Grants11

  1. Risk and Predictors of Postpartum Depression
    Lee Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cohen, Nonacs and Otto), the Women's Life Center and Mood Disorders Research Program at UCLA (Dr. AItshuler, Dr. Hendrick), and the Emory Women's Mental Health Program at Emory University School of Medicine (Dr. Stowe). ..
  2. RELAPSE AND PREDICTORS OF DEPRESSION IN PREGNANCY
    Lee Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Delineating of these subgroups provides an opportunity to screen for women "at risk" for relapse and allows for thoughtful treatment plan. ..