Kenneth R Alper

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Fatalities temporally associated with the ingestion of ibogaine
    Kenneth R Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Forensic Sci 57:398-412. 2012
  2. ncbi Childhood abuse and EEG source localization in crack cocaine dependence
    Kenneth Alper
    Brain Research Laboratories, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 213:63-70. 2013
  3. doi Ibogaine and the inhibition of acetylcholinesterase
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 139:879-82. 2012
  4. doi Postictal psychosis in partial epilepsy: a case-control study
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:602-10. 2008
  5. ncbi The ibogaine medical subculture
    Kenneth R Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:9-24. 2008
  6. ncbi Localizing epileptogenic regions in partial epilepsy using three-dimensional statistical parametric maps of background EEG source spectra
    Kenneth Alper
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1257-65. 2008
  7. ncbi Seizure incidence in psychopharmacological clinical trials: an analysis of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) summary basis of approval reports
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:345-54. 2007
  8. ncbi Correlation of PET and qEEG in normal subjects
    Kenneth R Alper
    Brain Research Laboratories, Department of Psychiatry, New York, University Medical Center, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 146:271-82. 2006
  9. ncbi Outcome related electrophysiological subtypes of cocaine dependence
    Leslie S Prichep
    Brain Research Laboratories, Dept of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Clin Electroencephalogr 33:8-20. 2002
  10. ncbi A psychodynamic understanding of conversion nonepileptic seizures in a young woman with acquired blindness
    Jocelyn Soffer
    The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:575-84. 2008

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi Fatalities temporally associated with the ingestion of ibogaine
    Kenneth R Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Forensic Sci 57:398-412. 2012
    ..Other apparent risk factors include seizures associated with withdrawal from alcohol and benzodiazepines and the uninformed use of ethnopharmacological forms of ibogaine...
  2. ncbi Childhood abuse and EEG source localization in crack cocaine dependence
    Kenneth Alper
    Brain Research Laboratories, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 213:63-70. 2013
    ..89 Hz), and gamma (20.28-35.10 Hz) frequency power. In excess, theta EEG power, a bandwidth of transactions among hippocampus and amygdala and paralimbic and visual association cortex, may be a correlate of childhood exposure to abuse...
  3. doi Ibogaine and the inhibition of acetylcholinesterase
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 139:879-82. 2012
    ..The question of whether ibogaine inhibits acetylcholinesterase (AChE) is of pharmacological and toxicological significance...
  4. doi Postictal psychosis in partial epilepsy: a case-control study
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:602-10. 2008
    ..Divergent findings among prior studies on correlates of risk for postictal psychosis (PIP) suggest the value of a controlled study involving a relatively large number of patients...
  5. ncbi The ibogaine medical subculture
    Kenneth R Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:9-24. 2008
    ..This study describes the ibogaine medical subculture and presents quantitative data regarding treatment and the purpose for which individuals have taken ibogaine...
  6. ncbi Localizing epileptogenic regions in partial epilepsy using three-dimensional statistical parametric maps of background EEG source spectra
    Kenneth Alper
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neuroimage 39:1257-65. 2008
    ..These results suggest that analysis of background interictal EEG utilizing distributed source models should be investigated further in clinical epilepsy...
  7. ncbi Seizure incidence in psychopharmacological clinical trials: an analysis of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) summary basis of approval reports
    Kenneth Alper
    Department of Psychiatry, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:345-54. 2007
    ..Clinical trial data provide an approach to the investigation of the effects of psychopharmacological agents, and psychiatric disorders themselves, on seizure threshold...
  8. ncbi Correlation of PET and qEEG in normal subjects
    Kenneth R Alper
    Brain Research Laboratories, Department of Psychiatry, New York, University Medical Center, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 146:271-82. 2006
    ..The significance of these findings is discussed with reference to the existing literature on the physiology of the generation of the EEG...
  9. ncbi Outcome related electrophysiological subtypes of cocaine dependence
    Leslie S Prichep
    Brain Research Laboratories, Dept of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Clin Electroencephalogr 33:8-20. 2002
    ..Computation of VARETA on the baseline Cluster profiles suggest significant differences in the underlying pathophysiology of these subtypes...
  10. ncbi A psychodynamic understanding of conversion nonepileptic seizures in a young woman with acquired blindness
    Jocelyn Soffer
    The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:575-84. 2008