Donald Black

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A direct, controlled, blind family study of DSM-IV pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    2 126B MEB Psychiatry Research, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242
    J Clin Psychiatry 75:215-21. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A blind re-analysis of the Iowa family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:202-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) group treatment for offenders with borderline personality disorder
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:124-9. 2013
  4. pmc Pathological gambling: relationship to obesity, self-reported chronic medical conditions, poor lifestyle choices, and impaired quality of life
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:97-104. 2013
  5. pmc Neuropsychological performance, impulsivity, ADHD symptoms, and novelty seeking in compulsive buying disorder
    Donald Wayne Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychiatry Res 200:581-7. 2012
  6. pmc Prevalence of problem gambling in Iowa: revisiting Shaffer's adaptation hypothesis
    Donald W Black
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52245, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:279-84. 2012
  7. pmc Marital status, childhood maltreatment, and family dysfunction: a controlled study of pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    2 126B MEB, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:1293-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Bupropion in the treatment of pathological gambling: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, flexible-dose study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:143-50. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Subclinical obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents: additional results from a "high-risk" study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:54-61. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Compulsive buying disorder: a review of the evidence
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:124-32. 2007

Research Grants

  1. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2000
  3. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
  9. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
  10. Bupropion VS Placebo to Treat Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint A direct, controlled, blind family study of DSM-IV pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    2 126B MEB Psychiatry Research, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242
    J Clin Psychiatry 75:215-21. 2014
    ..Pathological gambling is a major public health problem. We sought to examine the familiality of pathological gambling and determine patterns of familial aggregation of disorders...
  2. doi request reprint A blind re-analysis of the Iowa family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:202-6. 2013
    ..Depression of any type in relatives was predicted by the proband's depression history. We conclude that OCD is familial. The re-analysis highlights the importance of the BED procedure in family studies. ..
  3. doi request reprint Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) group treatment for offenders with borderline personality disorder
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:124-9. 2013
    ..The offenders indicated satisfaction with STEPPS. We conclude that STEPPS can be successfully integrated into the care of offenders with BPD in prison and community corrections settings...
  4. pmc Pathological gambling: relationship to obesity, self-reported chronic medical conditions, poor lifestyle choices, and impaired quality of life
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:97-104. 2013
    ..The goal of this project was to assess self-reported chronic medical conditions, medication usage, lifestyle choices, health care utilization, quality of life variables, and body mass index (BMI) in persons with and without PG...
  5. pmc Neuropsychological performance, impulsivity, ADHD symptoms, and novelty seeking in compulsive buying disorder
    Donald Wayne Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychiatry Res 200:581-7. 2012
    ..The present study does not support the notion that there is a pattern of neuropsychological deficits associated with CBD...
  6. pmc Prevalence of problem gambling in Iowa: revisiting Shaffer's adaptation hypothesis
    Donald W Black
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52245, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:279-84. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to examine whether continued expansion of gambling venues is associated with increased rates of problematic gambling behavior...
  7. pmc Marital status, childhood maltreatment, and family dysfunction: a controlled study of pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    2 126B MEB, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:1293-7. 2012
    ..Despite these challenges, little attention has been directed to examining its negative consequences on families and marriages, including divorce rates, childhood maltreatment, and family dysfunction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bupropion in the treatment of pathological gambling: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, flexible-dose study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:143-50. 2007
    ..The high placebo response rate and the high noncompletion rate each reflect the challenge inherent in treating persons with PG...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subclinical obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents: additional results from a "high-risk" study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:54-61. 2008
    ..Offspring with OCD were compared to those with subclinical OCD, and those without either condition. Subclinical OCD is defined as the presence of obsessions and/or compulsions without functional impairment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compulsive buying disorder: a review of the evidence
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:124-32. 2007
    ..Other treatment options include simplicity circles, 12-step programs, financial counseling, bibliotherapy, marital therapy, and financial counseling. Directions for future research are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of acamprosate in the treatment of pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 23:250-6. 2011
    ..Acamprosate is known to reduce alcohol craving and use in persons with alcohol dependence, and it has been hypothesized that the drug would have a similar effect in individuals with PG...
  12. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder and traits in veterans: psychiatric comorbidity, healthcare utilization, and quality of life along a continuum of severity
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:680-9; quiz 719. 2006
    ..To examine the presence of borderline personality disorder (BPD) traits in Gulf War veterans, and to assess psychiatric comorbidity, health status, healthcare utilization, and quality of life (QOL) along a continuum of BPD trait severity...
  13. ncbi request reprint A family study of pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatry Research 2 126B MEB, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychiatry Res 141:295-303. 2006
    ..We conclude that gambling disorders are familial and co-aggregate with substance misuse. The data are also suggestive that PG co-aggregates with ASPD. Further research on the heritability of PG is warranted...
  14. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of escitalopram in the treatment of pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Clin Neuropharmacol 30:206-12. 2007
    ..The effectiveness and tolerability of escitalopram was tested in the treatment of pathological gambling (PG)...
  15. doi request reprint Extended release carbamazepine in the treatment of pathological gambling: an open-label study
    Donald W Black
    University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:1191-4. 2008
    ..The efficacy and tolerability of extended release carbamazepine was tested in the treatment of pathological gambling (PG)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and the spectrum of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Introduction
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:4-5. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint STEPPS: Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving in women offenders with borderline personality disorder in prison--a pilot study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:881-6. 2008
    ..STEPPS is a promising new cognitive-behavioral group treatment for persons with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  18. pmc Predictors of response to Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) for borderline personality disorder: an exploratory study
    D W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 120:53-61. 2009
    ..Few predictors of treatment outcome or early discontinuation have been identified in persons with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Antisocial personality disorder in incarcerated offenders: Psychiatric comorbidity and quality of life
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 22:113-20. 2010
    ..We examined demographic characteristics, psychiatric comorbidity, and quality of life in those with and without ASPD. We also looked at the subset with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  20. pmc Pathological gambling and compulsive buying: do they fall within an obsessive-compulsive spectrum?
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 12:175-85. 2010
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder in male and female offenders newly committed to prison
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 48:400-5. 2007
    ..We also compared clinical and demographic characteristics of offenders with and without BPD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Compulsive disorders
    John M Kuzma
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Psychiatry Research MEB, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:58-65. 2004
    ..Serotonin reuptake inhibitors remain the best-studied pharmacologic treatment, but researchers have also explored other antidepressants, opioid agonists, mood stabilizers, and atypical antipsychotics...
  23. ncbi request reprint Depression in veterans of the first Gulf War and comparable military controls
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 16:53-61. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical features and psychiatric comorbidity of subjects with pathological gambling behavior
    D W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 49:1434-9. 1998
    ..Sociodemographic features, phenomenology, and psychiatric comorbidity of 30 subjects reporting pathological gambling behavior were examined...
  25. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric diagnosis and weight loss following gastric surgery for obesity
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Obes Surg 13:746-51. 2003
    ..The authors examined associations between lifetime Axis I and Axis II disorders and weight loss following gastric surgery for morbid obesity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Children of parents with obsessive-compulsive disorder -- a 2-year follow-up study
    D W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 107:305-13. 2003
    ..To examine the association between parental obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and emotional and behavioural disorders in offspring...
  27. ncbi request reprint Use of the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview (MINI) as a screening tool in prisons: results of a preliminary study
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:158-62. 2004
    ..Subjects had a mean of 2.8 disorders. The potential use of the MINI as a screening tool in prison settings is discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in borderline personality disorder: prevalence, risk factors, prediction, and prevention
    Donald W Black
    The Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:226-39. 2004
    ..Clinicians have an important role in preventing suicide attempts and completed suicides by understanding the risk factors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Frequency of mental and addictive disorders among 320 men and women entering the Iowa prison system: use of the MINI-Plus
    Tracy D Gunter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:27-34. 2008
    ..Thirty percent of the offenders were rated at risk for suicide. We conclude that mental and addictive disorders are common among incarcerated offenders and that these individuals are at risk for suicidal behavior...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relationship between hypochondriacal concerns and personality dimensions and traits in a military population
    Russell Noyes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 100, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:110-8. 2005
    ..It remains for future research to show whether negative temperament is a vulnerability factor for hypochondriasis or hypochondriasis is itself a personality disorder...
  31. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and family history in pathological gambling
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:124-6. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Relationship of sex to symptom severity, psychiatric comorbidity, and health care utilization in 163 subjects with borderline personality disorder
    Brett McCormick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 48:406-12. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to compare symptom severity, frequency, and pattern of psychiatric comorbidity, quality of life, and health care utilization in men and women with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Incarceration and veterans of the first Gulf War
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Mil Med 170:612-8. 2005
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of incarceration and the association with deployment among veterans of the first Persian Gulf War (GW)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological characteristics and personality traits in pathological gambling
    Kelsie T Forbush
    Department of Psychology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52245, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:306-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the predictive variance of neuropsychological and personality characteristics in PG...
  35. pmc Reliability and validity of the Borderline Evaluation of Severity Over Time (BEST): a self-rated scale to measure severity and change in persons with borderline personality disorder
    Bruce Pfohl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:281-93. 2009
    ..We conclude that the new scale is both reliable and valid in measuring severity and change in persons with BPD...
  36. pmc Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) for outpatients with borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial and 1-year follow-up
    Nancee Blum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:468-78. 2008
    ..The authors compared STEPPS plus treatment as usual with treatment as usual alone in a randomized controlled trial...
  37. ncbi request reprint STEPPS: a cognitive-behavioral systems-based group treatment for outpatients with borderline personality disorder--a preliminary report
    Nancee Blum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, and University of Iowa Health Care, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 43:301-10. 2002
    ..A new scale, the Borderline Evaluation of Severity Over Time (BEST), developed to measure severity and change in persons with BPD, is described. We propose to conduct additional research to further validate the efficacy of STEPPS...
  38. ncbi request reprint Gulf War veterans with anxiety: prevalence, comorbidity, and risk factors
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Epidemiology 15:135-42. 2004
    ..Veterans of the first Gulf War have higher rates of medical and psychiatric symptoms than nondeployed military personnel...
  39. ncbi request reprint Chronic widespread pain and psychiatric disorders in veterans of the first Gulf War
    John M Kuzma
    Psychiatry Research 2 126B MEB, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 10:85-9. 2006
    ..Investigators are now exploring the efficacy of treatment approaches that address the close relationship between chronic pain and mental illness in this challenging patient population...
  40. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for hypochondriacal concerns in a sample of military veterans
    Russell Noyes
    Department of Psychiatry, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 57:529-39. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Association among outcomes in a naturalistic statewide assessment of substance user treatment
    Stephan Arndt
    Iowa Consortium for Substance Abuse Research and Evaluation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 5000, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:1215-34. 2004
    ..However, all associations among outcomes were modest. Specificity may be reasonable in some instances; however, other situations might require a broad-spectrum approach that ideally would produce a wide range of benefits...
  42. ncbi request reprint Probability of obsessive and compulsive symptoms in Huntington's disease
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:415-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the probability of obsessive and compulsive (OC) symptoms across stages of Huntington's disease (HD) with both cross sectional and longitudinal data...
  43. ncbi request reprint The association of the HOPA(12bp) polymorphism with schizophrenia in the NIMH Genetics Initiative for Schizophrenia sample
    Robert A Philibert
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:743-7. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Mental health comorbidity patterns and impact on quality of life among veterans serving during the first Gulf War
    Valerie L Forman-Hoffman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:2303-14. 2005
    ..To examine the patterns of coexisting (comorbid) mental disorders and whether comorbidity influences quality of life ratings in a sample of U.S. veterans...
  45. ncbi request reprint Chronic widespread pain in veterans of the first Gulf War: impact of deployment status and associated health effects
    Valerie L Forman-Hoffman
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City Veteran s Affairs Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Pain 8:954-61. 2007
    ..Military and medical personnel should be aware that efforts to prevent, identify, and treat CWP in veterans returning from the current war may be needed...
  46. ncbi request reprint Drug and alcohol treatment services effective for methamphetamine abuse
    Tracy D Gunter
    Department of Psychiatry, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 16:195-200. 2004
    ..We examine the effectiveness of conventional substance abuse treatment in the recovery of individuals seeking voluntary treatment for methamphetamine abuse...
  47. ncbi request reprint Integrating pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy in the management of anxiety disorders
    John M Kuzma
    Psychiatry Research MEB, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:268-73. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The effect of pathological gambling on families, marriages, and children
    Martha C Shaw
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:615-22. 2007
    ..The authors review the evidence on the impact of PG on families, marriages, and offspring, and make recommendations for future research targeting these problems...
  49. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of combined pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy versus monotherapy in the treatment of anxiety disorders
    Donald W Black
    University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    CNS Spectr 11:29-33. 2006
    ..Combined treatment is commonly recommended, but empirical support is limited. More research is needed. There are few well-designed studies, and little data regarding PTSD and specific phobias...
  50. ncbi request reprint Methodological considerations treatment trials for persons personality disorder
    Mary C Zanarini
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 22:75-83. 2010
    ..The rapid growth of treatment research had led to the recognition that investigators face unique methodological issues with these challenging patients...
  51. ncbi request reprint Disorders characterized by poor impulse control
    John M Kuzma
    University of Iowa Health Care, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 17:219-26. 2005
    ..Impulse Control Disorders (ICDs) are an eclectic group of conditions in which a person has a drive, urge, or temptation, to perform a potentially harmful act, or fails to resist an impulse...
  52. ncbi request reprint Pathological gambling in Missouri
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Mo Med 103:472-5. 2006
    ..The Commission also operates programs for problem gamblers that are described. Pathological gambling has become a major problem in Missouri and elsewhere, and its characteristics and clinical management are reviewed herein...
  53. ncbi request reprint The relationship between DST results and suicidal behavior
    Donald W Black
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 14:83-8. 2002
    ..We conclude that an abnormal DST is not useful as a predictor of suicidal behavior...
  54. doi request reprint No significant association of 14 candidate genes with schizophrenia in a large European ancestry sample: implications for psychiatric genetics
    Alan R Sanders
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Research Institute, Evanston, IL 60201 3137, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:497-506. 2008
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Paroxetine for multiple chemical sensitivity syndrome
    Donald W Black
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1436-7. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of bupropion in the treatment of pathologic gambling
    Donald W Black
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:108-10. 2004
  57. pmc Genomewide linkage scan of 409 European-ancestry and African American families with schizophrenia: suggestive evidence of linkage at 8p23.3-p21.2 and 11p13.1-q14.1 in the combined sample
    Brian K Suarez
    Department of Psychiatry and Genetics, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 78:315-33. 2006
    ..3-p15.2, 5p15.2-q13.3, 10p15.3-p14, 10q25.3-q26.3, and 11p13-q23.3. The highest increase in Z(lr) scores was observed for 5p14.1-q12.1, where the maximum Z(lr) increased from 2.77 initially to 3.80 after fine mapping in the EA families...
  58. ncbi request reprint STEPPS group treatment for borderline personality disorder in The Netherlands
    Bas Van Wel
    Adhesie GGz Midden Overijssel, Deventer, The Netherlands
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 18:63-7. 2006
    ..Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) is a new cognitive group treatment for outpatients with borderline personality disorder...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Compulsive buying disorder: a review and a case vignette]
    Hermano Tavares
    Instituto de Psiquiatria, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:S16-23. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to present a review of compulsive buying disorder and present a case vignette...
  60. ncbi request reprint Suicide and psychotic depression
    Donald W Black
    Am J Psychiatry 161:765; author reply 765-6. 2004
  61. ncbi request reprint Pedophilia treated with carbamazepine and clonazepam
    Daniel Varela
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1245-6. 2002
  62. ncbi request reprint Clozapine and pericarditis with pericardial effusion
    Aida Murko
    Am J Psychiatry 159:494. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint Association of elevated free T4 levels with depressive symptoms in patients with psychotic disorders
    Robert A Philibert
    Schizophr Res 87:334-5. 2006

Research Grants16

  1. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goal of the study is to identify one or more SZ susceptibility genes whose subsequent characterization inmolecular and functional studies will elucidate the pathophysiology and treatment of SZ. ..
  2. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Power analyses suggest that this study would have excellent power to detect loci associated with lambda sibs of 1.4, and moderate power for a value of 1.3, i.e., loci with relatively small etiologic effects. ..
  3. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal of the study is to identify one or more SZ susceptibility genes whose subsequent characterization inmolecular and functional studies will elucidate the pathophysiology and treatment of SZ. ..
  7. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The goal of the study is to identify one or more SZ susceptibility genes whose subsequent characterization inmolecular and functional studies will elucidate the pathophysiology and treatment of SZ. ..
  9. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Bupropion VS Placebo to Treat Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Power analyses suggest that this study would have excellent power to detect loci associated with lambda sibs of 1.4, and moderate power for a value of 1.3, i.e., loci with relatively small etiologic effects. ..
  13. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Power analyses suggest that this study would have excellent power to detect loci associated with lambda sibs of 1.4, and moderate power for a value of 1.3, i.e., loci with relatively small etiologic effects. ..
  15. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..