Marlene P Freeman

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The comorbidity of bipolar and anxiety disorders: prevalence, psychobiology, and treatment issues
    Marlene P Freeman
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Biological Psychiatry Program, Department of Psychiatry, P O Box 670559, 231 Bethesda Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0559, USA
    J Affect Disord 68:1-23. 2002
  2. ncbi Managing depression during pregnancy
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:e25. 2009
  3. doi Supportive psychotherapy for perinatal depression: preliminary data for adherence and response
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:39-45. 2010
  4. ncbi Postpartum depression treatment and breastfeeding
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:e35. 2009
  5. doi Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM): considerations for the treatment of major depressive disorder
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Simches Research Building, 185 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:4-6. 2009
  6. ncbi Assisted reproduction and risk of depressive relapse: considerations for treatment
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA E mail
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 25:283-8. 2013
  7. doi Duloxetine for major depressive disorder and daytime and nighttime hot flashes associated with the menopausal transition
    Marlene P Freeman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Maturitas 75:170-4. 2013
  8. doi Omega-3 fatty acids in major depressive disorder
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Simches Research Building, 185 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:7-11. 2009
  9. doi Complementary and alternative medicine in major depressive disorder: the American Psychiatric Association Task Force report
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:669-81. 2010
  10. doi Complementary and alternative medicine for major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of patient characteristics, placebo-response rates, and treatment outcomes relative to standard antidepressants
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 185 Cambridge St, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:682-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi The comorbidity of bipolar and anxiety disorders: prevalence, psychobiology, and treatment issues
    Marlene P Freeman
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Biological Psychiatry Program, Department of Psychiatry, P O Box 670559, 231 Bethesda Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0559, USA
    J Affect Disord 68:1-23. 2002
    ..Although symptoms of anxiety as well as anxiety disorders commonly occur in patients with bipolar disorder, the pathophysiologic, theoretical, and clinical significance of their co-occurrence has not been well studied...
  2. ncbi Managing depression during pregnancy
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:e25. 2009
    ..Data on teratogenic risks of antidepressant use are inconsistent, but these risks should be taken into consideration. Overall, treatment should be individually tailored, and nonpharmacologic options may be appropriate...
  3. doi Supportive psychotherapy for perinatal depression: preliminary data for adherence and response
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:39-45. 2010
    ..We sought to determine patient factors associated with adherence and response to a manualized supportive psychotherapy designed for pregnant and postpartum women with major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  4. ncbi Postpartum depression treatment and breastfeeding
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:e35. 2009
    ..Therapeutic doses should be as low as possible, and infants (especially newborns) should be closely monitored for adverse events. Nonpharmacologic treatments should also be considered...
  5. doi Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM): considerations for the treatment of major depressive disorder
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Simches Research Building, 185 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:4-6. 2009
    ..Patients should receive advice about all available treatment options, including risks, benefits, and possible drug interactions, as well as full evaluations and regular monitoring...
  6. ncbi Assisted reproduction and risk of depressive relapse: considerations for treatment
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA E mail
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 25:283-8. 2013
    ..Women with histories of major depressive disorder may be vulnerable to the stress involved in the process of assisted reproduction, and treatment changes during this time in anticipation of a pregnancy may affect relapse rates...
  7. doi Duloxetine for major depressive disorder and daytime and nighttime hot flashes associated with the menopausal transition
    Marlene P Freeman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Maturitas 75:170-4. 2013
    ..The secondary outcomes were vasomotor symptoms (VMS, or hot flashes), specifically assessed as daytime or nighttime, and anxiety...
  8. doi Omega-3 fatty acids in major depressive disorder
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Simches Research Building, 185 Cambridge St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:7-11. 2009
    ..For many individuals with major depressive disorder, augmentation with omega-3 fatty acids should be considered, as general health benefits are well established and adjunctive use is low risk...
  9. doi Complementary and alternative medicine in major depressive disorder: the American Psychiatric Association Task Force report
    Marlene P Freeman
    Center for Women s Mental Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:669-81. 2010
    ..To review selected complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  10. doi Complementary and alternative medicine for major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of patient characteristics, placebo-response rates, and treatment outcomes relative to standard antidepressants
    Marlene P Freeman
    Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 185 Cambridge St, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:682-8. 2010
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  11. doi Pharmacokinetics of sertraline across pregnancy and postpartum
    Marlene P Freeman
    Department of Psychiatry, Women s Mental Health Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:646-53. 2008
    ..Despite nonsignificant mean pharmacokinetic changes, the range of pharmacokinetic changes across pregnancy warrants careful monitoring of depressive symptoms in women with MDD in late pregnancy and further study...
  12. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids for major depressive disorder associated with the menopausal transition: a preliminary open trial
    Marlene P Freeman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Menopause 18:279-84. 2011
    ..We sought to obtain preliminary data regarding the efficacy of omega-3 fatty acids for major depressive disorder associated with the menopausal transition. Secondary outcomes were assessed for vasomotor symptoms (or hot flashes)...
  13. doi Omega-3 fatty acids and supportive psychotherapy for perinatal depression: a randomized placebo-controlled study
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas TX, USA
    J Affect Disord 110:142-8. 2008
    ..This study was designed to investigate the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of omega-3 fatty acids for perinatal depression in addition to supportive psychotherapy...
  14. doi Complementary and alternative medicine for perinatal depression
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6363 Forest Park, Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75235 9086, United States
    J Affect Disord 112:1-10. 2009
    ..Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) treatments are widely used, accessible, and understudied for well-defined psychiatric indications. Women are more likely than men to both suffer from MDD and use CAM...
  15. ncbi Antenatal depression: navigating the treatment dilemmas
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1162-5. 2007
  16. ncbi Omega-3 fatty acids: evidence basis for treatment and future research in psychiatry
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson 85724 5002, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1954-67. 2006
    ..To determine if the available data support the use of omega-3 essential fatty acids (EFA) for clinical use in the prevention and/or treatment of psychiatric disorders...
  17. ncbi The impact of reproductive events on the course of bipolar disorder in women
    Marlene P Freeman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson 85724 5002, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:284-7. 2002
    ..Little is known about the impact of female reproductive hormones on the course of bipolar disorder. This study was designed to assess the influence of reproductive events and hormonal therapies on the course of bipolar disorder in women...
  18. ncbi Tolerability of omega-3 fatty acid supplements in perinatal women
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 6363 Forest Park, Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75235 9086, USA
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 77:203-8. 2007
    ..Benefits of omega-3 fatty acids in perinatal women are well documented, although fish intake has declined among perinatal women...
  19. ncbi Lithium: clinical considerations in internal medicine
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Am J Med 119:478-81. 2006
    ..Important laboratory monitoring guidelines are included in this review. Lithium remains an important intervention for the treatment of mood disorders...
  20. ncbi Selected integrative medicine treatments for depression: considerations for women
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 59:216-24. 2004
    ..An evidence-based integrative medicine approach brings together treatment options with proven efficacy and the public's desire for complementary and alternative medicine treatments...
  21. ncbi Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trials of ethyl-eicosapentanoate in the treatment of bipolar depression and rapid cycling bipolar disorder
    Paul E Keck
    Psychopharmacology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and the Mental Health Care Line, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0559, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1020-2. 2006
    ..The results of pilot trials suggest that omega-3 fatty acids may have efficacy in the treatment of mood symptoms in bipolar disorder...
  22. ncbi What is the role of alternative treatments in late-life depression?
    Maren Nyer
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Square, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:577-96. 2013
    ..This article reviews various complementary and alternative medicine interventions for late-life depression, including natural remedies, exercise, yoga, tai chi, massage therapy, music therapy, and religion and spirituality. ..
  23. doi 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...
  24. doi Omega-3 fatty acids in psychiatry
    David Mischoulon
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1 Bowdoin Square, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:15-23. 2013
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  25. doi A prospective study of postpartum depression in 17 648 parturients
    David B Nelson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9032, USA
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1155-61. 2013
    ..To assess perinatal antecedents to postpartum depression (PPD)...
  26. ncbi Alternatives to lithium and divalproex in the maintenance treatment of bipolar disorder
    Mukund Gnanadesikan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tuscon 85724, USA
    Bipolar Disord 5:203-16. 2003
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  27. ncbi Postpartum depression assessments at well-baby visits: screening feasibility, prevalence, and risk factors
    Marlene P Freeman
    Women s Mental Health Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:929-35. 2005
    ..Postpartum depression (PPD) is a disorder with broad public health implications and consequences that impact almost every aspect of child development...
  28. doi When she says "no" to medication: psychotherapy for antepartum depression
    Anna R Brandon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Campus Box 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:459-66. 2011
    ..This article summarizes findings to date regarding the use of psychotherapy for depression occurring during pregnancy and describes the adaptations made to tailor the treatment to the unique needs of women in the perinatal period...
  29. pmc Antenatal depression: a rationale for studying exercise
    Geetha Shivakumar
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:234-42. 2011
    ..This review presents current knowledge on exercise during pregnancy, antidepressant effects of exercise, and the rationale for the specific study of exercise for antenatal depression...
  30. ncbi Sex differences in depressive response during monoamine depletions in remitted depressive subjects
    Francisco A Moreno
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson 85724, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1618-23. 2006
    ..The present study assessed the effects of sex on the mood response during acute monoamine depletion...