Michael H Allen

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Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Contributors to suicidal ideation among bipolar patients with and without a history of suicide attempts
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado Health Science Center, University North Pavilion, 4455 East 12th Avenue, Denver, CO, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:671-80. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of restraints and pharmacotherapy in academic psychiatric emergency services
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:42-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Linear relationship of valproate serum concentration to response and optimal serum levels for acute mania
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, 4200 East 9th Ave, Box A011 95, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:272-5. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The prospective course of rapid-cycling bipolar disorder: findings from the STEP-BD
    Christopher D Schneck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:370-7; quiz 410. 2008
  5. pmc Suicidal ideation and depressive symptoms among bipolar patients as predictors of the health and well-being of caregivers
    Cheryl A Chessick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:876-84. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology of rapid-cycling bipolar disorder: data from the first 500 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program
    Christopher D Schneck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 4455 East 12th Ave, Box A011 15, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1902-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation and pharmacotherapy among STEP-BD patients
    Joseph F Goldberg
    Affective Disorders Program, Silver Hill Hospital, 208 Valley Road, New Canaan, Connecticut 06840, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1534-40. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Effect of nicotine replacement therapy on agitation in smokers with schizophrenia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Michael H Allen
    Depression Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:395-9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Current suicide ideation and prior suicide attempts of bipolar patients as influences on caregiver burden
    Cheryl A Chessick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:482-91. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of tobacco use in bipolar disorder: data from the first 2000 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program
    Jeanette A Waxmonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:321-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Contributors to suicidal ideation among bipolar patients with and without a history of suicide attempts
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado Health Science Center, University North Pavilion, 4455 East 12th Avenue, Denver, CO, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:671-80. 2005
    ..Bipolar patients with suicidal ideation may benefit from different treatment strategies depending on their prior attempt status...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of restraints and pharmacotherapy in academic psychiatric emergency services
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:42-9. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Linear relationship of valproate serum concentration to response and optimal serum levels for acute mania
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, 4200 East 9th Ave, Box A011 95, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:272-5. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The prospective course of rapid-cycling bipolar disorder: findings from the STEP-BD
    Christopher D Schneck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:370-7; quiz 410. 2008
    ..In a naturalistic follow-up of adult bipolar patients, the authors examined the contributions of demographic, phenomenological, and clinical variables, including antidepressant use, to prospectively observed mood episode frequency...
  5. pmc Suicidal ideation and depressive symptoms among bipolar patients as predictors of the health and well-being of caregivers
    Cheryl A Chessick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:876-84. 2009
    ..This study examined whether caregivers' health is associated with changes in suicidal ideation and depressive symptoms among bipolar patients observed over one year...
  6. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology of rapid-cycling bipolar disorder: data from the first 500 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program
    Christopher D Schneck
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 4455 East 12th Ave, Box A011 15, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1902-8. 2004
    ..This study compared demographic and phenomenological variables between bipolar patients with and without rapid cycling as a function of bipolar I versus bipolar II status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation and pharmacotherapy among STEP-BD patients
    Joseph F Goldberg
    Affective Disorders Program, Silver Hill Hospital, 208 Valley Road, New Canaan, Connecticut 06840, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1534-40. 2005
    ..Little is known about the effects of lithium on suicidal ideation or about the possible antisuicidal effects of divalproex, second-generation antipsychotics, or antidepressants among persons with bipolar disorder...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of nicotine replacement therapy on agitation in smokers with schizophrenia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Michael H Allen
    Depression Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, 80045, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:395-9. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a randomized, placebo-controlled study of nicotine replacement therapy for the reduction of agitation and aggression in smokers with schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Current suicide ideation and prior suicide attempts of bipolar patients as influences on caregiver burden
    Cheryl A Chessick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:482-91. 2007
    ..Levels of depression in caregivers varied with whether the caregiver was a spouse or a parent, and whether patients had a history of suicide attempts, current suicidal ideation, or both...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of tobacco use in bipolar disorder: data from the first 2000 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program
    Jeanette A Waxmonsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:321-8. 2005
    ..We predicted that poorly controlled manic, depressed and mixed states, and the presence of psychotic symptoms, would be associated with a greater prevalence of smoking among patients with bipolar disorder...
  11. ncbi request reprint Care satisfaction, hope, and life functioning among adults with bipolar disorder: data from the first 1000 participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program
    Chad D Morris
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:98-104. 2005
    ..This prospective study examined the longitudinal relationships between patients' satisfaction with care, levels of hope, and life functioning in the first 1000 patients to enter STEP-BD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alternative delivery systems for agents to treat acute agitation: progress to date
    Kimberly Nordstrom
    Psychiatric Emergency Service, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    Drugs 73:1783-92. 2013
    ..All of these novel formulations require at least some cooperation but have the potential to prevent escalation and improve the experience of patients and could be considered when negotiation is possible. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Treatment of agitation in bipolar disorder across the life cycle
    Benjamin S Alderfer
    University of Colorado Hospital Department of Psychiatry, Denver, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:3-9. 2003
    ..Medication treatment of children and of geriatric patients must take into account developmental influences on the presentation of bipolar disorder in these different patient groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Managing the acutely agitated and psychotic patient
    Kimberly Nordstrom
    Colorado West Regional Mental Health and Yampa Valley Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:5-11. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint The expert consensus guideline series. Treatment of behavioral emergencies 2005
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:5-108; quiz 110-2. 2005
    ..We undertook a new survey of expert opinion to update recommendations from the earlier survey...
  16. doi request reprint Screening for suicidal ideation and attempts among emergency department medical patients: instrument and results from the Psychiatric Emergency Research Collaboration
    Michael H Allen
    VISN 19 Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, University of Colorado Depression Center, Denver, CO 80045, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 43:313-23. 2013
    ..The 35 cases with current ideation and prior attempt are at risk. As they did not present psychiatrically, they would likely have gone undetected. Despite reporting these cases to clinical staff, few received risk assessment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of oral aripiprazole compared with haloperidol in patients transitioning from acute treatment with intramuscular formulations
    David G Daniel
    United BioSource Corporation, McLean, VA 22106, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:170-7. 2007
    ..To report efficacy and safety of transitioning patients receiving intramuscular (IM) formulations of aripiprazole or haloperidol to their respective oral formulations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Concurrent tracking of alcohol use and bipolar disorder symptoms
    Mark D Fossey
    Bipolar Disord 9:789-90; author reply 790-1. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in Emergency Psychiatry: developing an international network
    Cristian Damsa
    Cantonal Universitary Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Psychiatry 22:411-2. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint The organization of psychiatric emergency services and related differences in restraint practices
    Michael H Allen
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:467-9. 2007
  21. doi request reprint A naturalistic study of consecutive agitated emergency department patients treated with intramuscular olanzapine prior to consent
    Cristian Damsa
    Am J Psychiatry 165:535-6. 2008
  22. doi request reprint Factors associated with the use of physical restraints for agitated patients in psychiatric emergency rooms
    Marcelo N Migon
    Department of Mental Health, Duque de Caxias General Hospital, Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:263-8. 2008
    ..To examine factors associated with physical restraint in psychiatric emergency rooms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prospective predictors of suicide and suicide attempts in 1,556 patients with bipolar disorders followed for up to 2 years
    Lauren B Marangell
    Mood Disorders Center, Menninger Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine and the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 16 MIRECC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:566-75. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Instability of symptoms in recurrent major depression
    Michael H Allen
    Am J Psychiatry 162:403; author reply 403-4. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical policy: critical issues in the diagnosis and management of the adult psychiatric patient in the emergency department
    Thomas W Lukens
    Ann Emerg Med 47:79-99. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Are antidepressants associated with new-onset suicidality in bipolar disorder? A prospective study of participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD)
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, VAMC 116R, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, R I 02908 4799, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:48-55. 2006
    ..However, few data are available to inform the suicidality risk assessment of antidepressant use specifically in bipolar disorder...
  27. ncbi request reprint Validity of the distinction between primary and secondary substance use disorder in patients with bipolar disorder: data from the first 1000 STEP-BD participants
    Mark D Fossey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135, USA
    Am J Addict 15:138-43. 2006
    ..The primary/secondary distinction for SUD is not valid when variations in the age of onset of the non-SUD are linked to course characteristics...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differing effects of antipsychotic medications on substance abuse treatment patients with co-occurring psychotic and substance abuse disorders
    Elizabeth B Stuyt
    Circle Program at Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo CMHIP, Pueblo, Colorado 81003, USA
    Am J Addict 15:166-73. 2006
    ..Risperidone and ziprasidone were associated with significantly better program performance than olanzapine or depot typicals in this population. Possible reasons for this difference are discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Case-control analyses of the impact of pharmacotherapy on prospectively observed suicide attempts and completed suicides in bipolar disorder: findings from STEP-BD
    Lauren B Marangell
    Mood Disorders Center, Menninger Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine and South Central Mental Illness Research and Education Core, Department of Veterans Affairs, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:916-22. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Heisenberg in the ER: observation appears to reduce involuntary intramuscular injections in a psychiatric emergency service
    Cristian Damsa
    Service d accueil, d urgence et de liaison psychiatrique, Cantonal Universitary Hospital Geneva, 24, Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:431-3. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Emergency psychiatry: rapid screening for cognitive impairment in the psychiatric emergency service: II. A flexible test strategy
    Marc L Copersino
    Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:314-6. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Safety of medications used to treat acute agitation
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:S19-24. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Future directions in research
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:S27-9. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Novel therapies for treating acute agitation
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:S13-8. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Intramuscular antipsychotics: clinical experience review
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:S3-4; quiz S8. 2004
    ..In this imperfect clinical world, it is essential to have treatments that are both safe and effective for patients with a wide variety of causes of agitation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Standard therapies for acute agitation
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:S9-12; quiz S7. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Rapid screening for cognitive impairment in the psychiatric emergency service: I. Cognitive screening batteries
    Mark R Serper
    Department of Psychology, 2223 Hauser Hall, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549 1350, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1527-9. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Best clinical practice with ziprasidone IM: update after 2 years of experience
    Dan L Zimbroff
    Pacific Clinical Research Medical Group, Upland, California 91786, USA
    CNS Spectr 10:1-15. 2005
    ..Additional trials of ziprasidone IM in agitated patients in a variety of clinical setting are warranted to generate comparative risk/benefit data with conventional agents and other second-generation antipsychotics...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of adjunctive antidepressant treatment for bipolar depression
    Gary S Sachs
    Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1711-22. 2007
    ..Our study was designed to determine whether adjunctive antidepressant therapy reduces symptoms of bipolar depression without increasing the risk of mania...
  40. ncbi request reprint Intramuscular olanzapine in patients with borderline personality disorder: an observational study in an emergency room
    Cristian Damsa
    Service d urgences psychiatriques, Centre Hospitalier Régional La Citadelle, 1 Boulevard du Douzième de Ligne, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:51-3. 2007
    ..This is the first open-label study with olanzapine in this setting...
  41. ncbi request reprint Null mutations in the filaggrin gene (FLG) determine major susceptibility to early-onset atopic dermatitis that persists into adulthood
    Jonathan N W N Barker
    St John s Institute of Dermatology, King s College London, St Thomas s Hospital, London, UK
    J Invest Dermatol 127:564-7. 2007
    ..This study helps to further define the nature of the AD phenotype associated with FLG null alleles...