John O Brooks

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of an external mnemonic to augment the efficacy of an internal mnemonic in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 15:59-67. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary mania in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2033-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of differential relations between prefrontal cortex metabolism and sustained attention in depressed adults with bipolar disorder and healthy controls
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:248-54. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive costs and benefits of psychotropic medications in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:199-214. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of quetiapine in bipolar disorder in a clinical setting
    Terence A Ketter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5723, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:921-9. 2010
  6. pmc Decreased prefrontal, anterior cingulate, insula, and ventral striatal metabolism in medication-free depressed outpatients with bipolar disorder
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:181-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of lamotrigine in bipolar disorder in a clinical setting
    Terence A Ketter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Room 2124, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:13-23. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Substance use disorders as risk factors for psychiatric hospitalization in bipolar disorder
    Jennifer C Hoblyn
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:50-5. 2009
  9. pmc Dorsolateral and dorsomedial prefrontal gray matter density changes associated with bipolar depression
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Psychiatry Service, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 172:200-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability associated with second-generation antipsychotic polytherapy in bipolar disorder: findings from the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder
    John O Brooks
    UCLA Semel Institute, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:240-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of an external mnemonic to augment the efficacy of an internal mnemonic in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 15:59-67. 2003
    ..Participants wrote two types of lists during the study phase: (a) a list of study words and/or (b) a loci list. At recall, participants were not allowed to refer to either of the lists they had written during the study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary mania in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2033-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of differential relations between prefrontal cortex metabolism and sustained attention in depressed adults with bipolar disorder and healthy controls
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:248-54. 2006
    ..To assess the relations between sustained attention as assessed by the Continuous Performance Test (CPT) and subgenual and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex metabolism in depressed patients with bipolar disorders and healthy controls...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive costs and benefits of psychotropic medications in older adults
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:199-214. 2007
    ..The neurocognitive costs and benefits of psychiatric medications should be considered in the context of disease treatment in older adults...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of quetiapine in bipolar disorder in a clinical setting
    Terence A Ketter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5723, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:921-9. 2010
    ..To assess quetiapine effectiveness in bipolar disorder (BD) patients in a clinical setting...
  6. pmc Decreased prefrontal, anterior cingulate, insula, and ventral striatal metabolism in medication-free depressed outpatients with bipolar disorder
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:181-8. 2009
    ..Prefrontal metabolic rates were inversely related to severity of depression. There was no evidence of regional hypermetabolism, perhaps because this phenomenon is less robust or more variable than prefrontal hypometabolism...
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of lamotrigine in bipolar disorder in a clinical setting
    Terence A Ketter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Room 2124, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:13-23. 2008
    ..To assess lamotrigine effectiveness in bipolar disorder (BD) patients in a clinical setting...
  8. doi request reprint Substance use disorders as risk factors for psychiatric hospitalization in bipolar disorder
    Jennifer C Hoblyn
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:50-5. 2009
    ..This study developed risk profiles of psychiatric hospitalization for veterans diagnosed as having bipolar disorder...
  9. pmc Dorsolateral and dorsomedial prefrontal gray matter density changes associated with bipolar depression
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Psychiatry Service, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 172:200-4. 2009
    ..Moreover, our observed differences in gray matter density overlap metabolic areas of change and thus have implications for the conceptualization and treatment of affective disorders...
  10. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability associated with second-generation antipsychotic polytherapy in bipolar disorder: findings from the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder
    John O Brooks
    UCLA Semel Institute, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:240-7. 2011
    ..Practitioners often combine 2 or more second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) in patients with bipolar disorder, despite an absence of data to support their safety, tolerability, or efficacy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with psychiatric hospitalization of individuals diagnosed with dementia and comorbid bipolar disorder
    John O Brooks
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:72-7. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that disorders with increased frequency in BD affect the course of dementia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of mnemonic training in community-dwelling older adults
    Ruth O'Hara
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5550, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 41:585-90. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that mnemonic training has long-term benefits for some older adults, particularly those who continue to employ the mnemonic...
  13. doi request reprint Benzodiazepine loading versus symptom-triggered treatment of alcohol withdrawal: a prospective, randomized clinical trial
    Jose R Maldonado
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5718, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:611-7. 2012
    ..The objectives were to compare the efficacy of a benzodiazepine loading versus a symptom-triggered protocol in the management of alcohol withdrawal...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors in choosing atypical antipsychotics: toward understanding the bases of physicians' prescribing decisions
    Jennifer Hoblyn
    Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Sierra Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:160-6. 2006
    ..Off-label prescribing of medications, polypharmacy, and other questionable prescribing practices have led investigators to examine a large VA pharmacy database to determine if physician prescribing decisions appear reasonable...