Adel Wassef

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint GABA and schizophrenia: a review of basic science and clinical studies
    Adel Wassef
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Room 2C 07, Houston Harris County Psychiatric Center, 2800 South MacGregor Way, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 23:601-40. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower effectiveness of divalproex versus valproic acid in a prospective, quasi-experimental clinical trial involving 9,260 psychiatric admissions
    Adel A Wassef
    Harris County Psychiatric Center, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:330-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Who receives antidepressants and what impact do they have? An acute-care study
    Patricia M Averill
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:139-50. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Ratings of early major depressive disorder symptom change during a brief psychiatric hospitalization
    Jeremy W Pettit
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Psychiatr Q 76:33-48. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Valproic acid induces manifestations of simultaneous dopamine enhancement and reduction in schizophrenia
    Lina M Lopez
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1217; author reply 1218-20. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of divalproex combined with olanzapine or risperidone in patients with an acute exacerbation of schizophrenia
    Daniel E Casey
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Portland VA Medical Center, OR 97201, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:182-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint GABA and schizophrenia: a review of basic science and clinical studies
    Adel Wassef
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Room 2C 07, Houston Harris County Psychiatric Center, 2800 South MacGregor Way, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 23:601-40. 2003
    ..A converging body of evidence implicates the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) neurotransmitter system in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower effectiveness of divalproex versus valproic acid in a prospective, quasi-experimental clinical trial involving 9,260 psychiatric admissions
    Adel A Wassef
    Harris County Psychiatric Center, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX 77021, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:330-9. 2005
    ..The authors examined clinical differences between divalproex sodium and generic immediate-release valproic acid...
  3. ncbi request reprint Who receives antidepressants and what impact do they have? An acute-care study
    Patricia M Averill
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:139-50. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the traditional practice of avoiding immediate medication at hospitalization appears to have some validity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ratings of early major depressive disorder symptom change during a brief psychiatric hospitalization
    Jeremy W Pettit
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 5022, USA
    Psychiatr Q 76:33-48. 2005
    ..The association between a shorter length of stay and greater symptom reduction may reflect a distinction between treatment responders and nonresponders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Valproic acid induces manifestations of simultaneous dopamine enhancement and reduction in schizophrenia
    Lina M Lopez
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1217; author reply 1218-20. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of divalproex combined with olanzapine or risperidone in patients with an acute exacerbation of schizophrenia
    Daniel E Casey
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Portland VA Medical Center, OR 97201, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:182-92. 2003
    ..Further evaluation is warranted to confirm these findings...