DEBORAH V DEAS

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improving diversity through strategic planning: a 10-year (2002-2012) experience at theMedical University of South Carolina
    Deborah Deas
    College of Medicine, Dean s Office, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Acad Med 87:1548-55. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Evidence-based treatments for alcohol use disorders in adolescents
    Deborah Deas
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S348-54. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Adolescent substance abuse and psychiatric comorbidities
    Deborah Deas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29417, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:18-23. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone treatment of adolescent alcoholics: an open-label pilot study
    Deborah Deas
    Medical University of South Carolina, Institute of Psychiatry, Alcohol Research Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:723-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Adolescents are not adults: developmental considerations in alcohol users
    D Deas
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:232-7. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint An overview of controlled studies of adolescent substance abuse treatment
    D Deas
    Alcohol Research Center, Institute of Psychiatry, 67 President St, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Addict 10:178-89. 2001
  7. pmc Confirmatory analysis of the adolescent obsessive compulsive drinking scale (A-OCDS): a measure of 'craving' and problem drinking in adolescents/young adults
    Deborah Deas
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Psychiatry, 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:879-87. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in diagnosis of adolescent substance abuse
    Kevin M Gray
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, PO Box 250861, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 17:411-25. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, medication treatment, and substance use patterns among adolescents and young adults
    Himanshu P Upadhyaya
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:799-809. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The A-OCDS predicts both craving and alcohol cue reactivity in adolescent alcoholics
    Suzanne E Thomas
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1638-48. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Naltrexone Treatment of Adolescent Alcoholics
    Deborah Deas; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Improving diversity through strategic planning: a 10-year (2002-2012) experience at theMedical University of South Carolina
    Deborah Deas
    College of Medicine, Dean s Office, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Acad Med 87:1548-55. 2012
    ..The authors emphasize the role of the stakeholders in promoting diversity, the value of annual assessment to evaluate outcomes, and the positive benefits for individuals of all backgrounds...
  2. doi request reprint Evidence-based treatments for alcohol use disorders in adolescents
    Deborah Deas
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S348-54. 2008
    ..Overall, great strides have been made in the area of adolescent alcohol treatment, and the treatment modalities presented have more than adequate potential for replication...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adolescent substance abuse and psychiatric comorbidities
    Deborah Deas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29417, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:18-23. 2006
    ..In addition, psychiatric disorders in adolescents often predate the substance use disorder. Once the substance use disorder develops, the psychiatric disorder may be further exacerbated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone treatment of adolescent alcoholics: an open-label pilot study
    Deborah Deas
    Medical University of South Carolina, Institute of Psychiatry, Alcohol Research Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:723-8. 2005
    ..This 6-week open-label trial of naltrexone was conducted in a preliminary fashion to determine whether naltrexone would be safe, well tolerated, and lead to a reduction in alcohol consumption in adolescents with alcohol dependence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adolescents are not adults: developmental considerations in alcohol users
    D Deas
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:232-7. 2000
    ..Information from the symposium may be viewed as a springboard for future research and clinical intervention in adolescent substance abuse...
  6. ncbi request reprint An overview of controlled studies of adolescent substance abuse treatment
    D Deas
    Alcohol Research Center, Institute of Psychiatry, 67 President St, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Addict 10:178-89. 2001
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  7. pmc Confirmatory analysis of the adolescent obsessive compulsive drinking scale (A-OCDS): a measure of 'craving' and problem drinking in adolescents/young adults
    Deborah Deas
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Psychiatry, 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:879-87. 2002
    ..This scale may be useful as a screening tool, as well as monitoring change over time...
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in diagnosis of adolescent substance abuse
    Kevin M Gray
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, PO Box 250861, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 17:411-25. 2006
    ..The authors provide a synopsis of recent advances and important issues in this area and propose a stepwise, evidence-based approach to evaluation of substance abuse in adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, medication treatment, and substance use patterns among adolescents and young adults
    Himanshu P Upadhyaya
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:799-809. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between current active attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms, medication treatment, and substance use patterns among college students...
  10. ncbi request reprint The A-OCDS predicts both craving and alcohol cue reactivity in adolescent alcoholics
    Suzanne E Thomas
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1638-48. 2005
    ..The results are intended to guide future studies in which the A-OCDS may be employed to measure craving and changes in craving over the course of treatment for adolescents with alcohol dependence...
  11. ncbi request reprint A practical clinical approach to the treatment of nicotine dependence in adolescents
    Himanshu Upadhyaya
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:942-6. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Alcohol cue reactivity in alcohol-dependent adolescents
    Suzanne E Thomas
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:354-60. 2005
    ..Adolescents may also develop alcohol dependence, though it is uncertain whether they experience craving and cue reactivity in the presence of alcohol-associated stimuli...
  13. pmc Bupropion SR and contingency management for adolescent smoking cessation
    Kevin M Gray
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:77-86. 2011
    ..Combined bupropion SR and CM appears efficacious, at least in the short-term, for adolescent smoking cessation and may be superior to either intervention alone...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and psychiatric comorbidity in children and adolescents
    Himanshu P Upadhyaya
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1294-305. 2002
    ..To review the current state of knowledge of psychiatric comorbidity in adolescent cigarette smokers...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological management of a teen with significant alcohol use and depression
    Christopher J Kratochvil
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5581, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:1011-5. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Adolescent substance abuse and psychiatric comorbidities
    Deborah Deas
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:e02. 2006
    ..Treatment of the psychiatric disorder often helps to alleviate the substance use disorder as well. This activity discusses the epidemiology, assessment, and treatment of this dual diagnosis...
  17. pmc An overview of controlled studies of anxiety disorders treatment in children and adolescents
    Roxanne W Scott
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:13-24. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper is to provide an overview of controlled treatment studies for children and adolescents with anxiety disorders...

Research Grants5

  1. Naltrexone Treatment of Adolescent Alcoholics
    Deborah Deas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Data from the proposed trial may assist in the development of guidelines for the use of pharmacotherapy in the treatment of adolescents with alcohol dependence. ..