David A Axelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Examining the proposed disruptive mood dysregulation disorder diagnosis in children in the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms study
    David Axelson
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:1342-50. 2012
  2. pmc Course of subthreshold bipolar disorder in youth: diagnostic progression from bipolar disorder not otherwise specified
    David A Axelson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1001-16.e3. 2011
  3. pmc Daily emotional dynamics in depressed youth: a cell phone ecological momentary assessment study
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:241-57. 2011
  4. pmc Expressed emotion in mothers of currently depressed, remitted, high-risk, and low-risk youth: links to child depression status and longitudinal course
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:36-47. 2009
  5. pmc Negative life events in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Soledad Romero
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1452-60. 2009
  6. pmc Significance of cigarette smoking among youths with bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Addict 17:364-71. 2008
  7. pmc Factors associated with the persistence and onset of new anxiety disorders in youth with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Regina Sala
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:87-94. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute antidepressant response and plasma levels of bupropion and metabolites in a pediatric-aged sample: an exploratory study
    W Burleson Daviss
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA, and the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 28:190-8. 2006
  9. pmc Pupillary reactivity to emotional information in child and adolescent depression: links to clinical and ecological measures
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1873-80. 2007
  10. pmc Caffeine consumption, sleep, and affect in the natural environments of depressed youth and healthy controls
    Diana J Whalen
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:358-67. 2008

Research Grants

  1. PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY OF PEDIATRIC BIPOLAR DISORDER
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Treatment of Early-Age Mania
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David A Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Examining the proposed disruptive mood dysregulation disorder diagnosis in children in the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms study
    David Axelson
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:1342-50. 2012
    ..Evaluation of DMDD included 4 domains: clinical phenomenology, delimitation from other diagnoses, longitudinal stability, and association with parental psychiatric disorders...
  2. pmc Course of subthreshold bipolar disorder in youth: diagnostic progression from bipolar disorder not otherwise specified
    David A Axelson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1001-16.e3. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Daily emotional dynamics in depressed youth: a cell phone ecological momentary assessment study
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:241-57. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Expressed emotion in mothers of currently depressed, remitted, high-risk, and low-risk youth: links to child depression status and longitudinal course
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:36-47. 2009
    ..Higher initial critical expressed emotion was associated with a greater likelihood of having a future onset of a depressive episode in high-risk and depressed participants. Diagnostic groups did not differ in Emotional Overinvolvement...
  5. pmc Negative life events in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Soledad Romero
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1452-60. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Significance of cigarette smoking among youths with bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Addict 17:364-71. 2008
    ..Daily heavy smokers had greater prevalence of SUD and suicide attempts, and worse depression versus daily light smokers. Smoking among youths with BP is independently associated with suicide attempts and SUD...
  7. pmc Factors associated with the persistence and onset of new anxiety disorders in youth with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Regina Sala
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:87-94. 2012
    ..Anxiety disorders are among the most common comorbid conditions in youth with bipolar disorder, but, to our knowledge, no studies examined the course of anxiety disorders in youth and adults with bipolar disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute antidepressant response and plasma levels of bupropion and metabolites in a pediatric-aged sample: an exploratory study
    W Burleson Daviss
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA, and the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 28:190-8. 2006
    ..009). These preliminary findings suggest that plasma levels of bupropion and metabolites, particularly hydroxybupropion, may predict acute antidepressant response in depressed youths taking bupropion SR...
  9. pmc Pupillary reactivity to emotional information in child and adolescent depression: links to clinical and ecological measures
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1873-80. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Caffeine consumption, sleep, and affect in the natural environments of depressed youth and healthy controls
    Diana J Whalen
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:358-67. 2008
    ..We examined caffeine use and its relation to sleep and affect in youth's natural environments...
  11. pmc Comorbid anxiety in children and adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders: prevalence and clinical correlates
    Regina Sala
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1344-50. 2010
    ..Anxiety disorders are among the most common comorbid conditions in youth with bipolar disorder. We aimed to examine the prevalence and correlates of comorbid anxiety disorders among youth with bipolar disorder...
  12. doi request reprint Neural correlates of treatment response in depressed bipolar adolescents during emotion processing
    Rasim Somer Diler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 7:227-35. 2013
    ....
  13. pmc Predictors of prospectively examined suicide attempts among youth with bipolar disorder
    Tina R Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1113-22. 2012
    ..Individuals with early onset of bipolar disorder are at high risk for suicide. Yet, no study to date has examined factors associated with prospective risk for suicide attempts among youth with bipolar disorder...
  14. pmc Altered striatal activation predicting real-world positive affect in adolescent major depressive disorder
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Loeffler 319, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:64-73. 2009
    ..The authors tested differences in reward-related brain function in healthy and depressed adolescents, and the authors examined direct links between reward-related brain function and positive mood that occurred in real-world contexts...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical differences between suicidal and nonsuicidal depressed children and adolescents
    Rémy P Barbe
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:492-8. 2005
    ..To examine the clinical symptoms and comorbid psychiatric disorders of depressed children and adolescents with and without clinically significant suicidal ideation...
  16. pmc Real-world affect and social context as predictors of treatment response in child and adolescent depression and anxiety: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:37-47. 2012
    ..Individual differences in the social and affective dynamics of daily life could help to elucidate the characteristics of youth who respond to treatment...
  17. pmc Preliminary findings regarding overweight and obesity in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1953-9. 2008
    ..Overweight/obesity is highly prevalent among adults with bipolar disorder and has been associated with illness severity. Little is known regarding overweight/obesity among youth with bipolar disorder...
  18. pmc "I won, but I'm not getting my hopes up": depression moderates the relationship of outcomes and reward anticipation
    Thomas M Olino
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:393-5. 2011
    ..This finding has implications for understanding the developmental pathophysiology of MDD and suggests specific contexts where altered motivational system functioning may play a role in maintaining depression...
  19. pmc Differential patterns of abnormal activity and connectivity in the amygdala-prefrontal circuitry in bipolar-I and bipolar-NOS youth
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1275-89.e2. 2011
    ..We sought to examine patterns of activity and connectivity in youth with BP-NOS relative to youth with bipolar disorder type I (BP-I) and healthy controls (HC)...
  20. pmc Objective sleep in pediatric anxiety disorders and major depressive disorder
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:148-55. 2008
    ..To examine objective and subjective sleep problems in early-onset anxiety and depression...
  21. pmc Schedule for affective disorders and schizophrenia for school-age children (K-SADS-PL) for the assessment of preschool children--a preliminary psychometric study
    Boris Birmaher
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 43:680-6. 2009
    ....
  22. pmc Mother-child interactions in depressed children and children at high risk and low risk for future depression
    Laura J Dietz
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:574-82. 2008
    ..To compare mother-child interactions and parenting styles in families of children with major depressive disorder, youths at high risk for depression, and healthy controls...
  23. pmc Bipolar disorder center for Pennsylvanians: implementing an effectiveness trial to improve treatment for at-risk patients
    David J Kupfer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:888-97. 2009
    ..This report highlights the methods used to recruit, screen, and enroll a cohort of difficult-to-recruit individuals with bipolar disorder...
  24. pmc Fronto-limbic function in unaffected offspring at familial risk for bipolar disorder during an emotional working memory paradigm
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 5:185-96. 2013
    ..Future longitudinal studies are needed to determine the extent to which such alterations represent neurodevelopmental markers of risk for future onset of BD...
  25. pmc Mood lability among offspring of parents with bipolar disorder and community controls
    Boris Birmaher
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 15:253-63. 2013
    ..To clarify this issue, this study examined the prevalence of mood lability and its components in offspring of BP parents and offspring of community control parents recruited through the Pittsburgh Bipolar Offspring Study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Processing emotional facial expressions influences performance on a Go/NoGo task in pediatric anxiety and depression
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1107-15. 2006
    ..This study investigated whether processing emotionally salient information such as emotional facial expressions influences the performance on a cognitive control task in pediatric anxiety and depression...
  27. pmc Reward-related decision-making in pediatric major depressive disorder: an fMRI study
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1031-40. 2006
    ..Depression is postulated to involve decreased activity in reward-related affective systems...
  28. ncbi request reprint Steady-state clinical pharmacokinetics of bupropion extended-release in youths
    W Burleson Daviss
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:1503-9. 2006
    ..To examine in children and adolescents the 24-hour, steady-state clinical pharmacokinetics of an extended-release (XL) formulation of bupropion (Wellbutrin XL)...
  29. pmc Substance use disorders among adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:469-78. 2008
    ..We set out to examine the prevalence and correlates of substance use disorders (SUD) in a large sample of adolescents with bipolar disorder (BP)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology of panic disorder in youth
    Rasim Somer Diler
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Depress Anxiety 20:39-43. 2004
    ..Subjects with both panic and non-panic anxiety disorders were more likely to have comorbid major depression and conduct disorders than those with other non-anxiety disorders...
  31. ncbi request reprint Increased error-related negativity (ERN) in childhood anxiety disorders: ERP and source localization
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1073-82. 2006
    ....
  32. pmc Altered error-related brain activity in youth with major depression
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:351-62. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial functioning in youths at high risk to develop major depressive disorder
    Boris Birmaher
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:839-46. 2004
    ..To compare the psychosocial functioning of children and adolescents at high risk of major depressive disorder with youths with acute major depressive disorder and healthy controls...
  34. pmc Altered development of white matter in youth at high familial risk for bipolar disorder: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Amelia Versace
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1249-59, 1259.e1. 2010
    ..Age-related changes in WM microstructure using diffusion tensor imaging with tract-based spatial statistics in healthy offspring having a parent with BD were compared with those in healthy controls...
  35. pmc Dimensional psychopathology in preschool offspring of parents with bipolar disorder
    Hagai Maoz
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 55:144-53. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the dimensional psychopathology, as ascertained by parental report, in preschool offspring of parents with bipolar disorder (BP) and offspring of community control parents...
  36. pmc Neural correlates of treatment in adolescents with bipolar depression during response inhibition
    Rasim Somer Diler
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 23:214-21. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate baseline versus after-treatment patterns of neural activity underlying motor response and response inhibition in adolescents with BDd...
  37. pmc Subcortical gray matter volume abnormalities in healthy bipolar offspring: potential neuroanatomical risk marker for bipolar disorder?
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:532-9. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to examine whole-brain regional GM volume in healthy bipolar offspring (HBO) relative to age-matched controls to identify possible structural abnormalities that may be associated with risk for BD...
  38. ncbi request reprint Platelet serotonin reuptake inhibition and response to SSRIs in depressed adolescents
    David A Axelson
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:802-4. 2005
    ..The authors examined platelet serotonin reuptake inhibition and response to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) treatment in depressed adolescents...
  39. pmc Enhancing outcomes in patients with bipolar disorder: results from the Bipolar Disorder Center for Pennsylvanians Study
    Andrea Fagiolini
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:382-90. 2009
    ..We investigated whether SCBD and ECI + SCBD are able to improve outcomes and reduce health disparities for young and elderly individuals, African Americans, and rural residents with bipolar disorder...
  40. ncbi request reprint First episode of depression in children at low and high familial risk for depression
    Douglas E Williamson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:291-7. 2004
    ..To examine the development of first-onset major depressive disorder (MDD) in children at high and low familial risk for depression in a prospective study...
  41. pmc Risk for suicidal ideation among the offspring of bipolar parents: results from the Bipolar Offspring Study (BIOS)
    Tina R Goldstein
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 15:207-22. 2011
    ..Offspring of parents with bipolar disorder are at elevated risk for suicidal ideation as compared with offspring of controls. Suicide risk assessment in this population should attend to specific risk factors identified...
  42. pmc Peri-sleep-onset cortisol levels in children and adolescents with affective disorders
    Erika E Forbes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:24-30. 2006
    ..Evidence also indicates that pubertal development may influence the expression of HPA dysregulation. We hypothesized that adolescents with depression and youth with anxiety disorders exhibit elevated peri-sleep-onset cortisol...
  43. ncbi request reprint Steady-state pharmacokinetics of bupropion SR in juvenile patients
    W Burleson Daviss
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:349-57. 2005
    ..To examine the steady-state pharmacokinetic properties of bupropion sustained release (SR) and their potential developmental differences in youths...
  44. ncbi request reprint Superior temporal gyrus volumes in pediatric generalized anxiety disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Developmental Traumatology Program Developmental Family Health Clinic and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Rm 392, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:553-62. 2002
    ..Larger amygdala volumes were previously reported in pediatric GAD; however, the brain regions involved in social intelligence were not examined in this pilot study...
  45. pmc Dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents with bipolar disorder: a 1-year open trial
    Tina R Goldstein
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:820-30. 2007
    ..To describe an adapted version of dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents with bipolar disorder...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine for the treatment of childhood anxiety disorders
    Boris Birmaher
    Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:415-23. 2003
    ..To assess the efficacy and tolerability of fluoxetine for the acute treatment of children and adolescents with generalized anxiety disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and/or social phobia...
  47. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation and course of depression in youth: does onset in childhood differ from onset in adolescence?
    Boris Birmaher
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:63-70. 2004
    ..To simultaneously and prospectively compare the clinical presentation, course, and parental psychiatric history between children and adolescents with major depressive disorder...
  48. ncbi request reprint Sertraline pharmacokinetics and dynamics in adolescents
    David A Axelson
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1037-44. 2002
    ..To determine the pharmacokinetics of sertraline in adolescents and assess its effect on a surrogate marker of serotonin transport...
  49. ncbi request reprint Measuring mood and complex behavior in natural environments: use of ecological momentary assessment in pediatric affective disorders
    David A Axelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:253-66. 2003
    ..Potential applications of the EMA methodology to the study of neurobehavioral systems and the pathophysiology of pediatric affective disorders are discussed...
  50. ncbi request reprint Use of medical and behavioral health services by adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Pamela B Peele
    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1392-6. 2004
    ..This study compared use of medical and behavioral health care by adolescents with bipolar disorder and other adolescents and identified areas in need of more clinical attention...
  51. pmc Family-focused treatment for adolescents with bipolar disorder: results of a 2-year randomized trial
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1053-61. 2008
    ..Family interventions have been found to hasten episode recovery and delay recurrences among adults with bipolar disorder...
  52. ncbi request reprint Criterion validity of the Mood and Feelings Questionnaire for depressive episodes in clinic and non-clinic subjects
    W Burleson Daviss
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and the University of Pittsburgh, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:927-34. 2006
    ..The current study re-examines the criterion validity of child- and parent-versions of the Mood and Feelings Questionnaire (MFQ-C, MFQ-P) in a heterogeneous sample of children and adolescents from clinic and non-clinic sources...
  53. doi request reprint The contribution of pharmacoepidemiology to the antidepressant-suicidality debate in children and adolescents
    Jeffrey A Bridge
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 20:209-14. 2008
    ....
  54. pmc Family-focused treatment for adolescents with bipolar disorder
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Affect Disord 82:S113-28. 2004
    ..The adult version of FFT has been shown to be effective in forestalling relapses in two randomized clinical trials involving bipolar adults...

Research Grants8

  1. PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY OF PEDIATRIC BIPOLAR DISORDER
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..At the study's completion, we will have obtained a knowledge base to help develop a best practice model of treatment for BP adolescents that integrates family-focused problem-solving with psychopharmacology. ..
  3. Treatment of Early-Age Mania
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The chief study statistician, Dr. Satish lyengar is subcontracted to the coordinating site at Washington U in St. Louis and Dr. Philip Lavori is a major consultant for statistical analyses. ..
  4. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..At the study's completion, we will have obtained a knowledge base to help develop a best practice model of treatment for BP adolescents that integrates family-focused problem-solving with psychopharmacology. ..
  5. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..At the study's completion, we will have obtained a knowledge base to help develop a best practice model of treatment for BP adolescents that integrates family-focused problem-solving with psychopharmacology. ..
  6. Family-Focused Treatment for Bipolar Adolescents
    David A Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..At the study's completion, we will have obtained a knowledge base to help develop a best practice model of treatment for BP adolescents that integrates family-focused problem-solving with psychopharmacology. ..