FREDERICK MOELLER

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric aspects of impulsivity
    F G Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1783-93. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of stimulants to treat cocaine and methamphetamine abuse
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:385-91. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging in MDMA users and controls: association with decision making
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:777-89. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging eigenvalues: preliminary evidence for altered myelin in cocaine dependence
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychiatry Res 154:253-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced anterior corpus callosum white matter integrity is related to increased impulsivity and reduced discriminability in cocaine-dependent subjects: diffusion tensor imaging
    Frederick Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:610-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint P300 event-related potential amplitude and impulsivity in cocaine-dependent subjects
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Moursund, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 50:167-73. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional MRI study of working memory in MDMA users
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 177:185-94. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased impulsivity in cocaine dependent subjects independent of antisocial personality disorder and aggression
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:105-11. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of impulsivity on cocaine use and retention in treatment
    F G Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 21:193-8. 2001
  10. pmc Working memory fMRI activation in cocaine-dependent subjects: association with treatment response
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Psychiatry Res 181:174-82. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Serotonin, Impulsivity, and Substance Abuse
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Scientific Meeting of ISRI
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. Serotonin, Drug Use and MDMA Induced Deficits
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. SEROTONIN, IMPULSIVITY AND COCAINE DEPENDENCE TREATMENT
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric aspects of impulsivity
    F G Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1783-93. 2001
    ..The authors discuss the relationship of impulsivity to psychiatric disorders and present selected hypotheses regarding the reasons for these relationships...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of stimulants to treat cocaine and methamphetamine abuse
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:385-91. 2008
    ..It is hoped that these medications will provide safe, effective treatment for cocaine and methamphetamine dependence, but more research on this topic is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging in MDMA users and controls: association with decision making
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:777-89. 2007
    ..There was a significant positive correlation between lambda(1) in the rostral body of the corpus callosum and advantageous choices on the IGT. Further research on the etiology of these findings is warranted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging eigenvalues: preliminary evidence for altered myelin in cocaine dependence
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychiatry Res 154:253-8. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Reduced anterior corpus callosum white matter integrity is related to increased impulsivity and reduced discriminability in cocaine-dependent subjects: diffusion tensor imaging
    Frederick Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:610-7. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint P300 event-related potential amplitude and impulsivity in cocaine-dependent subjects
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Moursund, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 50:167-73. 2004
    ..This study supports the hypothesis that the basic neurophysiology responsible for the P300 amplitude in cocaine-dependent individuals is associated with impulsivity independent of a history of childhood conduct disorder symptoms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Functional MRI study of working memory in MDMA users
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 177:185-94. 2004
    ..Similarly, behavioral studies in human MDMA users regularly find abnormalities in memory, mood, and impulse control. However, studies of brain function using brain imaging in MDMA users have been less consistent...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased impulsivity in cocaine dependent subjects independent of antisocial personality disorder and aggression
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:105-11. 2002
    ..This study supports the hypothesis that the increased impulsivity as measured by the BIS-11 in cocaine dependent individuals is not exclusively due to concomitant increases in aggression or ASPD...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of impulsivity on cocaine use and retention in treatment
    F G Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 21:193-8. 2001
    ..This study shows that impulsivity is a significant predictor of cocaine use and treatment retention, and suggests the need for targeting impulsivity in cocaine dependence treatment...
  10. pmc Working memory fMRI activation in cocaine-dependent subjects: association with treatment response
    F Gerard Moeller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Psychiatry Res 181:174-82. 2010
    ..Subjects with pretreatment thalamic deactivation showed the poorest treatment response, possibly related to thalamic involvement in mesocortical and mesolimbic dopamine projections...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impulsivity and BOLD fMRI activation in MDMA users and healthy control subjects
    Ignacio H Valdes
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1300 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychiatry Res 147:239-42. 2006
    ..A significant correlation between BIS scores and DLPFC activation was found, supporting a role for the DLPFC in BIS-measured impulsivity...

Research Grants19

  1. Serotonin, Impulsivity, and Substance Abuse
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research plan draws heavily from R01DA15345, and the competing renewal of R01DA08425, on which the author is the principal investigator. ..
  2. Scientific Meeting of ISRI
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Through all sessions, the planning committee will strive for a balance of attendance and participation from junior investigators, women, trainees, and underrepresented populations through travel awards for these groups. ..
  3. Serotonin, Drug Use and MDMA Induced Deficits
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Specific Aim 3: To determine whether neurobehavioral deficits seen in heavy MDMA users are related to serotonergic function as measured by a mCPP neuroendocrine challenge in these subjects. ..
  4. SEROTONIN, IMPULSIVITY AND COCAINE DEPENDENCE TREATMENT
    FREDERICK MOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Aim 3. To measure impulsivity in subjects undergoing treatment for cocaine dependence using laboratory tasks to determine if changes in impulsivity predict response to treatment for cocaine dependence. ..