A J Zametkin

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide in teenagers: assessment, management, and prevention
    A J Zametkin
    National Institute of Mental Health, 3N238 Bldg 10, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 286:3120-5. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric aspects of child and adolescent obesity: a review of the past 10 years
    Alan J Zametkin
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:134-50. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Laboratory and diagnostic testing in child and adolescent psychiatry: a review of the past 10 years
    A J Zametkin
    National Institute of Mental Health, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 37:464-72. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of radial arterial catheterization for positron emission tomography studies
    P H Jons
    Laboratory of Cerebral Metabolism, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1384, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:119-23. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint High midbrain [18F]DOPA accumulation in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    M Ernst
    Laboratory of Cerebral Metabolism, NIMH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1209-15. 1999

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide in teenagers: assessment, management, and prevention
    A J Zametkin
    National Institute of Mental Health, 3N238 Bldg 10, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 286:3120-5. 2001
    ..The importance of screening adolescent patients for depression is emphasized. Although teenage suicide is rare and hard to predict, identifying and treating adolescents at risk is essential to further reduce teenage suicide...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric aspects of child and adolescent obesity: a review of the past 10 years
    Alan J Zametkin
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:134-50. 2004
    ..To review the past 10 years of published research on psychiatric aspects of child and adolescent obesity and highlight information mental health professionals need for preventing obesity in youths and diagnosing and treating it...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laboratory and diagnostic testing in child and adolescent psychiatry: a review of the past 10 years
    A J Zametkin
    National Institute of Mental Health, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 37:464-72. 1998
    ..To review in a critical fashion the literature of the past decade covering diagnostic and laboratory testing in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry...
  4. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of radial arterial catheterization for positron emission tomography studies
    P H Jons
    Laboratory of Cerebral Metabolism, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1384, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 5:119-23. 1997
    ..Of these eight cases, three (37.5%) were inpatients diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, a condition that may represent a risk factor. All abnormalities were benign, did not affect motor function, and did not require medical intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint High midbrain [18F]DOPA accumulation in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    M Ernst
    Laboratory of Cerebral Metabolism, NIMH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1209-15. 1999
    ..Converging evidence, however, suggests a primary role of the dopaminergic system...