Ari D Kalechstein

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Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Quantitative EEG abnormalities are associated with memory impairment in recently abstinent methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 21:254-8. 2009
  2. pmc Modafinil administration improves working memory in methamphetamine-dependent individuals who demonstrate baseline impairment
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 19:340-4. 2010
  3. pmc Acute modafinil exposure reduces daytime sleepiness in abstinent methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 15:1241-9. 2012
  4. pmc Acute, low-dose methamphetamine administration improves attention/information processing speed and working memory in methamphetamine-dependent individuals displaying poorer cognitive performance at baseline
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:459-65. 2011
  5. pmc Influence of verbal recall of a recent stress experience on anxiety and desire for cocaine in non-treatment seeking, cocaine-addicted volunteers
    Richard De La Garza
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 18:481-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Low dose, short-term rivastigmine administration does not affect neurocognition in methamphetamine dependent individuals
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 99:423-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between impulsivity and craving in cocaine- and methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    Desey Tziortzis
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 98:196-202. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Short-term, low-dose varenicline administration enhances information processing speed in methamphetamine-dependent users
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Neuropharmacology 85:493-8. 2014
  9. pmc Relationship between gender and psychotic symptoms in cocaine-dependent and methamphetamine-dependent participants
    James J Mahoney
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gend Med 7:414-21. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary findings of the effects of rivastigmine, an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, on working memory in cocaine-dependent volunteers
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 50:137-42. 2014

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Publications11

  1. pmc Quantitative EEG abnormalities are associated with memory impairment in recently abstinent methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 21:254-8. 2009
    ..e., memory deficits) when users are not intoxicated...
  2. pmc Modafinil administration improves working memory in methamphetamine-dependent individuals who demonstrate baseline impairment
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 19:340-4. 2010
    ..The findings provide an initial indication that modafinil can reverse methamphetamine-associated impairments in working memory...
  3. pmc Acute modafinil exposure reduces daytime sleepiness in abstinent methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 15:1241-9. 2012
    ..The results of this study should be considered when investigating candidate medications for Meth-dependence, especially in those individuals who attribute their Meth use to overcoming deficits resulting from sleep abnormalities...
  4. pmc Acute, low-dose methamphetamine administration improves attention/information processing speed and working memory in methamphetamine-dependent individuals displaying poorer cognitive performance at baseline
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:459-65. 2011
    ..As a result, stimulants may serve as a successful treatment for improving cognitive functioning in those Meth-dependent individuals experiencing neurocognitive impairment...
  5. pmc Influence of verbal recall of a recent stress experience on anxiety and desire for cocaine in non-treatment seeking, cocaine-addicted volunteers
    Richard De La Garza
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 18:481-7. 2009
    ..These data suggest that simply recalling a stressful event may not be a sufficient enough stimulus to contribute to craving or relapse in cocaine-addicted individuals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low dose, short-term rivastigmine administration does not affect neurocognition in methamphetamine dependent individuals
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 99:423-7. 2011
    ..The negative findings notwithstanding, the study serves as a springboard for future investigations that will examine whether other medications can alter neurocognition in methamphetamine dependent study participants...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between impulsivity and craving in cocaine- and methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    Desey Tziortzis
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 98:196-202. 2011
    ..Taken together, this study shows a marginal relationship between impulsivity and craving, which may further the understanding of motivational factors contributing to ongoing drug use and addiction in psychostimulant users...
  8. ncbi request reprint Short-term, low-dose varenicline administration enhances information processing speed in methamphetamine-dependent users
    Ari D Kalechstein
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA Electronic address
    Neuropharmacology 85:493-8. 2014
    ..05). Given the potential importance of this finding, it should be replicated in a larger sample over a longer treatment period with a higher dose of varenicline (2 mg)...
  9. pmc Relationship between gender and psychotic symptoms in cocaine-dependent and methamphetamine-dependent participants
    James J Mahoney
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gend Med 7:414-21. 2010
    ..However, the research and literature on gender differences and stimulant-induced psychosis have been mixed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary findings of the effects of rivastigmine, an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, on working memory in cocaine-dependent volunteers
    James J Mahoney
    Baylor College of Medicine, Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 50:137-42. 2014
    ..This study provides additional data showing that cocaine-associated neurocognitive impairment, specifically working memory deficits, can be remediated, at least to some degree. ..
  11. pmc Theories of addiction: methamphetamine users' explanations for continuing drug use and relapse
    Thomas F Newton
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Addict 18:294-300. 2009
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