Adekola O Alao

Summary

Affiliation: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole in the treatment of delirium
    Adekola O Alao
    Division of Consulation Liaison Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:429-33. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus presenting as bipolar I disorder with catatonic features
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate, NY 13210, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:543-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Foreign body ingestions in a schizophrenic patient
    A O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 25:239-41. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole and delirium
    Adekola O Alao
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 18:267-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Cybersuicide: review of the role of the internet on suicide
    Adekola O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:489-93. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint An unusual foreign body ingestion in a schizophrenic patient: case report
    Benjamin Abraham
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:313-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Agitation in the medically ill elderly
    A O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 24:171-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Charles Bonnet syndrome: visual hallucination and multiple sclerosis
    Adekola O Alao
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:195-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug addiction in sickle cell disease: case report
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse NY 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:97-101. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing the side effect profile of the atypical antipsychotics
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 21:313-5. 2002

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole in the treatment of delirium
    Adekola O Alao
    Division of Consulation Liaison Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:429-33. 2005
    ..Traditionally, haloperidol has been used to treat agitation as it may occur in delirium. However, atypical antipsychotics are being increasingly used to treat delirium...
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus presenting as bipolar I disorder with catatonic features
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate, NY 13210, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:543-7. 2009
    ..Neuropsychiatric manifestations of lupus (NPSLE) have been shown to occur in up to 95% of pediatric patients with SLE...
  3. ncbi request reprint Foreign body ingestions in a schizophrenic patient
    A O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 25:239-41. 2006
    ..Interestingly, the patient in the present case reported auditory hallucinations commanding him not to swallow the can lid...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole and delirium
    Adekola O Alao
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 18:267-9. 2006
    ..Traditionally, haloperidol has been used to treat delirium-associated agitation. However, atypical antipsychotics are being increasingly used to treat delirium...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cybersuicide: review of the role of the internet on suicide
    Adekola O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:489-93. 2006
    ..If used appropriately, the internet is a powerful communication tool that can be used to benefit suicidal patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint An unusual foreign body ingestion in a schizophrenic patient: case report
    Benjamin Abraham
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:313-8. 2005
    ..Early identification of inmates with this proclivity has important implications for treatment and prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Agitation in the medically ill elderly
    A O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 24:171-4. 2005
    ..The major emphasis will be placed on discussing prompt, correct diagnosis of the underlying cause of agitation and effective treatment of both the cause of agitation and the symptoms of agitation itself...
  8. ncbi request reprint Charles Bonnet syndrome: visual hallucination and multiple sclerosis
    Adekola O Alao
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:195-9. 2003
    ..The patient was successfully treated with the atypical antipsychotic olanzapine...
  9. ncbi request reprint Drug addiction in sickle cell disease: case report
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse NY 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:97-101. 2003
    ..In this article, we describe a 38-year-old African American woman who became addicted to cocaine due to self-medication of her sickle cell pain with cocaine...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing the side effect profile of the atypical antipsychotics
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 21:313-5. 2002
    ..The results are then presented in an easy to read table. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first comparison study involving these four newer antipsychotic agents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sickle cell disease and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Adekola O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210 2375, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 32:97-101. 2002
    ..Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition increasingly being recognized. In this article we discuss, to our knowledge, the first case of a patient with comorbid sickle cell disease and post-traumatic stress disorder...
  12. doi request reprint Valacyclovir-induced psychosis and manic symptoms in an adolescent young woman with genital herpes simplex
    Sunny P Aslam
    Division of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate University, 1702 University Hospital, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:293-6. 2009
    ..Its prevalence within the United States is estimated to be 40 million to 60 million people. Three medications, acyclovir, valacyclovir, and famciclovir, have been shown to reduce the duration and severity of the disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric complications of hydrocephalus
    A O Alao
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York 13210, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 31:337-40. 2001
    ..We are reporting a case of a 30-year-old female with a history of congenital hydrocephalus, is used to illustrate this association. Such patients may benefit from treatment with ventriculoperitoneal or ventriculoatrial shunt procedures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology in sickle cell disease
    A O Alao
    Division of Consultation Liaison, Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    West Afr J Med 22:334-7. 2003
    ..We reviewed the existing literature regarding the psychological sequelae among patients with SCD. We then recommend how to better identify and treat psychopathology associated with this condition...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum sickness induced by bupropion
    J C Yolles
    Inpatient Psychiatry, SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 33:931-3. 1999
    ..To describe the first reported case of serum sickness induced by exposure to bupropion...