J J Barry
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Consensus statement: the evaluation and treatment of people with epilepsy and affective disordersJohn J Barry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
Epilepsy Behav 13:S1-29. 2008..Recommendations are based on the general depression literature as well as epilepsy-specific studies. It is hoped that this document will improve the overall detection and subsequent treatment of affective illnesses in PWE...
- Group therapy for patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures: a pilot studyJ J Barry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Epilepsy Behav 13:624-9. 2008..The data suggest that group therapy focusing on interpersonal issues may benefit patients with PNES...
- What is effective treatment of depression in people with epilepsy?John J Barry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 1008, USA
Epilepsy Behav 6:520-8. 2005
- Memantine augmentation in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder: an open-label trialElias Aboujaoude
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:51-5. 2009..We report on the first open-label study to test the hypothesis that memantine, a noncompetitive glutamate antagonist, will result in a clinically meaningful reduction in OCD symptoms in adults with treatment-resistant OCD...
- The recognition and management of mood disorders as a comorbidity of epilepsyJohn J Barry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
Epilepsia 44:30-40. 2003..However, despite improved detection methods and effective treatments, implementation of this knowledge in neurology outpatient clinics is still problematic...
- Current status of the utilization of antiepileptic treatments in mood, anxiety and aggression: drugs and devicesJohn J Barry
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical Center, 401 Quarry Road MC 5723, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Clin EEG Neurosci 35:4-13. 2004..AEDs are also effectively employed in the treatment of anxiety and aggressive disorders. Finally, VNS and TMS are emerging as possibly useful tools in the treatment of more refractory depressive illness...
- Discriminating between epileptic and nonepileptic events: the utility of hypnotic seizure inductionJ J Barry
Stanford Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305, USA
Epilepsia 41:81-4. 2000..To determine the validity of the Hypnotic Induction Profile (HIP) followed by seizure induction during continuous video-electroencephalographic (EEG) monitoring to discriminate between epileptic (EE) and nonepileptic events (NEE)...
- Clinical assessment of Axis I psychiatric morbidity in chronic epilepsy: a multicenter investigationJana E Jones
Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792 6180, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:172-9. 2005..Issues regarding recognition and treatment of psychiatric morbidity in epilepsy are discussed...
- The impact of mood disorders in neurological diseases: should neurologists be concerned?Andres M Kanner
Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Medical College, Rush Epilepsy Center, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Epilepsy Behav 4:S3-13. 2003....
- Effects of 12 months of vagus nerve stimulation in treatment-resistant depression: a naturalistic studyA John Rush
Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
Biol Psychiatry 58:355-63. 2005..The need for effective, long-term treatment for recurrent or chronic, treatment-resistant depression is well established...
- Lamotrigine in patients with epilepsy and comorbid depressive symptomsToufic A Fakhoury
Department of Neurology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Epilepsy Behav 10:155-62. 2007..This open-label study evaluated the antidepressant qualities of lamotrigine (LTG) in people with epilepsy...
- Rapid detection of major depression in epilepsy: a multicentre studyFrank G Gilliam
Department of Neurology, The Neurological Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
Lancet Neurol 5:399-405. 2006..Depression is a common comorbid disorder in epilepsy but is not routinely assessed in neurology clinics. We aimed to create a rapid yet accurate screening instrument for major depression in people with epilepsy...
- Etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of nonepileptic seizuresJ J Barry
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, MC 5723, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 1:381-9. 2001..Presenting the diagnosis to the patient, the role of the neurologist, and the role of the mental health consultant are reviewed. Issues in the doctor-patient relationship are also addressed, as well as the overall prognosis...
- Conversion disorderCynthia M Stonnington
Division of Adult Psychiatry, Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:1510-7. 2006
- Screening for major depression in epilepsy with common self-report depression inventoriesJana E Jones
Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
Epilepsia 46:731-5. 2005..The purpose of this study was to determine the ability of two common depressive symptom inventories to identify major depression in people with epilepsy...
- Nonepileptic seizures treatment workshop summaryW Curt LaFrance
Brown Medical School, Department of Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Epilepsy Behav 8:451-61. 2006..Various projects have resulted from the workshop, including the initial development of a prospective randomized clinical trial for NES...
- Effect of combining naloxone and morphine for intravenous patient-controlled analgesiaJames B Sartain
University of Queensland, Australia
Anesthesiology 99:148-51. 2003..The authors tested the hypothesis that a more convenient combination of morphine and naloxone via patient-controlled analgesia would decrease the incidence of side effects compared to morphine alone...
- Rates and risk factors for suicide, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts in chronic epilepsyJana E Jones
Department of Neurology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Epilepsy Behav 4:S31-8. 2003..Assessing severity of risk helps to determine the appropriate level of intervention. The suicidality module of the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview is a practical tool to help quantify current suicide risk...
- Sexual dysfunction in patients with neuropsychiatric disorders: Challenges and opportunitiesBarry Gidal
Pharmacy Practice Division, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI 53705, USA
CNS Spectr 11:4-5. 2006