J R Cornelius

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute phase and five-year follow-up study of fluoxetine in adolescents with major depression and a comorbid substance use disorder: a review
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1824-33. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in adolescents with comorbid major depression and an alcohol use disorder: a 3-year follow-up study
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:807-14. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Major depression associated with earlier alcohol relapse in treated teens with AUD
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1035-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental abnormalities in children of fathers with substance use disorders
    Jack R Cornelius
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Addict Behav 29:979-82. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Interventions in suicidal alcoholics
    Jack R Cornelius
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:89S-96S. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in depressed AUD adolescents: a 1-year follow-up evaluation
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:33-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid relapse generally follows treatment for substance use disorders among adolescents
    Jack R Cornelius
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 28:381-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of heavy tobacco use among adolescents
    J R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 26:273-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of mental health service utilization and unmet need among a sample of male adolescents
    J R Cornelius
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research, USA
    Addict Behav 26:11-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Early age of first sexual intercourse and affiliation with deviant peers predict development of SUD: a prospective longitudinal study
    Jack R Cornelius
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research CEDAR, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 32:850-4. 2007

Research Grants

  1. FLUOXETINE-TREATED AUD-MDD TEENS: LONG TERM OUTCOMES
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. FLUOXETINE-TREATED AUD-MDD TEENS: LONG TERM OUTCOMES
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Psychopathology in Pharmacotherapy of AUD/MDD Teens
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Pharmacological Intervention Project
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. Fluoxetine for MDD/Cannabis Disorder in Young People
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute phase and five-year follow-up study of fluoxetine in adolescents with major depression and a comorbid substance use disorder: a review
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1824-33. 2005
    ..However, the long-term clinical course for the Major Depression of that comorbid adolescent population is surprisingly poor...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in adolescents with comorbid major depression and an alcohol use disorder: a 3-year follow-up study
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:807-14. 2005
    ..The high rate of MDD at follow-up suggests that longer term antidepressant medication treatment may be needed for at least some comorbid adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Major depression associated with earlier alcohol relapse in treated teens with AUD
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1035-8. 2004
    ..27, df=1, P=.039). These results suggest that the comorbid presence of MDD is associated with an earlier relapse to alcohol use among adolescents with an AUD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental abnormalities in children of fathers with substance use disorders
    Jack R Cornelius
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Addict Behav 29:979-82. 2004
    ..The data from this study provide evidence that paternal SUDs (HAR vs. LAR status) is associated with poor dental condition, poor oral hygiene, a greater need for dental treatment, and inadequate levels of dental treatment utilization...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interventions in suicidal alcoholics
    Jack R Cornelius
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:89S-96S. 2004
    ..Appropriate hospitalization, discharge, and family involvement are discussed. Finally, gaps in knowledge are identified with a focus on priorities and directions for future research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in depressed AUD adolescents: a 1-year follow-up evaluation
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:33-8. 2004
    ..1998) and the significant levels of drinking of our comorbid adolescents suggest that longer term treatment may be needed for at least some adolescents with major depressive disorder and alcohol use disorder...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rapid relapse generally follows treatment for substance use disorders among adolescents
    Jack R Cornelius
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 28:381-6. 2003
    ..1993). In J. S. Baer, G. A. Marlatt, & R. J. McMahon (Eds.), Addictive behaviors across the life span (pp. 160-183). London: SAGE.] in showing that most adolescents relapse quickly following treatment for substance use disorders...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of heavy tobacco use among adolescents
    J R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 26:273-7. 2001
    ..Also, depressive disorders were associated with smoking at any level in our sample, but depressive disorders were not associated with heavy smoking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of mental health service utilization and unmet need among a sample of male adolescents
    J R Cornelius
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research, USA
    Addict Behav 26:11-9. 2001
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  10. ncbi request reprint Early age of first sexual intercourse and affiliation with deviant peers predict development of SUD: a prospective longitudinal study
    Jack R Cornelius
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research CEDAR, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 32:850-4. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether early onset of sexual intercourse and affiliation with deviant peers serve as predictors of the development of SUD, using a prospective longitudinal study design...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in adolescents with major depression and an alcohol use disorder: an open-label trial
    J R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 26:735-9. 2001
    ..The fluoxetine was well tolerated during the study. These data suggest promise for fluoxetine for decreasing both the depressive symptoms and the drinking of adolescents with comorbid major depression and an AUD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treating the substance-abusing suicidal patient
    J R Cornelius
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 932:78-90; discussion 91-3. 2001
    ..Further studies are clearly warranted to evaluate the efficacy of various pharmacotherapeutic agents and various psychotherapies in the treatment of substance-abusing suicidal patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characterizing female bipolar alcoholic patients presenting for initial evaluation
    I M Salloum
    Center for Psychiatric and Chemical Dependency Services, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 26:341-8. 2001
    ..These results raise the question of whether alcohol increases the frequency of depressive symptoms among female bipolar patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of valproate maintenance in patients with bipolar disorder and alcoholism: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Ihsan M Salloum
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:37-45. 2005
    ..Patients with comorbid substance abuse disorders often are excluded from clinical trials. Thus, treatments targeting this high-risk clinical population are lacking...
  15. ncbi request reprint Childhood risk categories for adolescent substance involvement: a general liability typology
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:13-21. 2005
    ..The findings indicate that these five risk categories constitute general liability classes for adolescent substance involvement, and may identify homogeneous groups of children requiring distinct preventive interventions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol use disorders predict adult borderline personality
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center PAARC, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1709-24. 2005
    ..This study investigated adolescent alcohol use disorders (AUDs) and other characteristics as predictors of adult borderline personality disorder (BPD) symptoms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Treatment of co-occurring alcohol, drug, and psychiatric disorders
    Jack R Cornelius
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 17:349-65. 2005
    ..This chapter also identifies gaps in knowledge regarding the treatment of comorbid adolescents, and outlines directions for future research in this field...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patient characteristics and treatment implications of marijuana abuse among bipolar alcoholics: results from a double blind, placebo-controlled study
    Ihsan M Salloum
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1702-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize bipolar alcoholic patients with comorbid marijuana abuse and test the impact of marijuana abuse on alcohol and mood outcome of patients with bipolar disorder and comorbid alcohol dependence...
  19. pmc Joint trajectory analysis of treated adolescents' alcohol use and symptoms over 1 year
    Tammy Chung
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1690-701. 2005
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorder symptoms and risk-taking behavior as predictors of alcohol-related medical events among young adults treated in emergency departments
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1674-89. 2005
    ..Studies of alcohol-positive patients in emergency departments are not clear on the relationship between alcohol use disorder (AUD) symptoms and risk for injury...
  21. ncbi request reprint Treatment studies involving adolescents with drug and alcohol disorders
    Jack R Cornelius
    Addict Behav 30:1627-9. 2005
  22. pmc Premature mortality among males with substance use disorders
    Jack R Cornelius
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research CEDAR, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 33:156-60. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether the presence of SUD or ASP is associated with early mortality among males (fathers) in a predominantly community sample, using a 15-year prospective longitudinal study design...
  23. pmc Predicting risky drinking outcomes longitudinally: what kind of advance notice can we get?
    Robert A Zucker
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Addiction Research Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:243-52. 2006
    ..Finally, Robert Zucker examines the degree to which the core symposium questions are answered and comments on next step research and clinical practice changes that are called for by these findings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral disinhibition in childhood predicts early age at onset of substance use disorder
    Ralph E Tarter
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1078-85. 2003
    ....
  25. pmc Predictors of marijuana use among married couples: the influence of one's spouse
    Gregory G Homish
    Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 1021 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 1016, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:121-8. 2007
    ..After considering the impact of time and individual risk factors, a spouse's use of marijuana prior to marriage was a strong predictor of increased risk for marijuana use during the first four years of marriage...
  26. ncbi request reprint Child neglect and oral health problems in offspring of substance-abusing fathers
    Ada C Mezzich
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Addict 16:397-402. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Burden of general medical conditions among individuals with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:368-73. 2004
    ..We determined the prevalence of general medical conditions in a population-based sample of patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder in the Veterans Administration (VA)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of concurrent alcohol misuse on symptom presentation of acute mania at initial evaluation
    Ihsan M Salloum
    Center for Psychiatric and Chemical Dependency Services, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 4:418-21. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of current alcohol misuse on symptom presentation of acute mania...
  29. ncbi request reprint Physical and sexual abuse, depression and alcohol use disorders in adolescents: onsets and outcomes
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 69:51-60. 2003
    ..These results indicate that MDD among adolescents with AUD may be partly attributable to PS Abuse...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and psychiatric comorbidity
    Jack R Cornelius
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 16:361-74. 2003
    ..However, controlled treatment studies involving alcoholics with other comorbid disorders are almost totally lacking. Consequently, to date, no empirically proven treatment exists for most of these comorbid disorders...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' alcohol and drug use trajectories in the year following treatment
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:105-14. 2004
    ..This study characterized treated teens' short-term alcohol and other drug use trajectories over 1-year follow-up...
  32. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the SOCRATES in a clinical sample of adolescents
    Stephen A Maisto
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, New York 13244, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:98-107. 2003
    ..The results were interpreted as supporting the use of the SOCRATES with clinical samples of adolescents...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders among older adolescents treated in emergency departments on weekends: a comparison with a matched community sample
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:616-22. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and attempted suicide among adolescents with substance use disorders
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:87-97. 2004
    ..To determine the effects of psychiatric disorders on attempted suicide among adolescents with substance use disorders (SUD)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Clinical practices in the pharmacological treatment of comorbid psychopathology in adolescents with alcohol use disorders
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:293-5. 2003
    ..The treatment setting did not significantly influence antidepressant prescribing practices. The common and increasing use of psychiatric medications in this population emphasizes the urgent need for empirically based clinical guidelines...
  36. ncbi request reprint Antenatal risk factors associated with postpartum comorbid alcohol use and depressive symptomatology
    Gregory G Homish
    Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14203 1016, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:1242-8. 2004
    ..The goal of this work was to identify prenatal factors (at each trimester) that predicted postpartum comorbid depressive symptoms and alcohol use in women...
  37. ncbi request reprint Nonproblem drinking outcomes in adolescents treated for alcohol use disorders
    Stephen A Maisto
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 10:324-31. 2002
    ..The results suggest alternative views of treatment goals, relapse, and treatment outcome in adolescents...
  38. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and substance use disorders as risk factors for attempted suicide among adolescents: a case control study
    Thomas M Kelly
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, PA 15213, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:301-12. 2002
    ..Evaluation of these particular comorbid conditions should be part of the adolescent suicide risk assessment...
  39. doi request reprint Cannabis withdrawal predicts severity of cannabis involvement at 1-year follow-up among treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addiction 103:787-99. 2008
    ..This study contrasted the concurrent and predictive validity of three operational definitions of cannabis withdrawal in a sample of treated adolescents...
  40. pmc Illicit drug use and marital satisfaction
    Gregory G Homish
    Department of Health Behavior, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214 8028, USA
    Addict Behav 33:279-91. 2008
    ..Over the first four years of marriage, couples in each group experienced significant declines in marital satisfaction...
  41. ncbi request reprint General-medical conditions in older patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:250-4. 2005
    ..The burden of medical comorbidities was compared between older (> or =60 years) and younger patients with serious mental illness...
  42. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for substance use disorders in patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:73-7. 2006
    ..9%, 63.2%, and 62.2%, respectively; chi(2) = 72.25, df = 2, p <. 001). Greater efforts are needed to diagnose and treat SUDs in patients with serious mental illness, particularly for those with bipolar disorder...
  43. ncbi request reprint Alcohol relapse as a function of relapse definition in a clinical sample of adolescents
    Stephen A Maisto
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, 430 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Addict Behav 28:449-59. 2003
    ..Suggestions for the extensions of this investigation in future research are provided...
  44. ncbi request reprint Divalproex utility in bipolar disorder with co-occurring cocaine dependence: a pilot study
    Ihsan M Salloum
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 32:410-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this open-label pilot study was to evaluate the utility of divalproex in decreasing cocaine use and stabilizing mood symptoms among patients with bipolar disorder with comorbid cocaine dependence...
  45. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder trajectory classes: diachronic integration of onset age, severity, and course
    Duncan B Clark
    Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research, University of Pittsburgh, and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 31:995-1009. 2006
    ..This article illustrates the utilization of SAS-TRAJ mixture modeling to characterize variations in SUD symptom trajectories to define phenotypes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Limitations in the assessment of DSM-IV cannabis tolerance as an indicator of dependence in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 12:136-46. 2004
    ..Results suggest limitations of the DSM-IV and change-based operational definition of tolerance in adolescents...
  47. ncbi request reprint Predictors of problem drinking among older adolescent emergency department patients
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center PAARC, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Emerg Med 27:209-18. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint A prospective, open-label trial of ondansetron in adolescents with alcohol dependence
    Michael A Dawes
    START Center, Division of Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio UTHSCSA, 3939 Medical Drive, Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1077-85. 2005
    ..Findings of decreased drinking underscore the need for future double-blind, placebo-controlled studies in this adolescent population...
  49. ncbi request reprint Reductions in and relations between "craving" and drinking in a prospective, open-label trial of ondansetron in adolescents with alcohol dependence
    Michael A Dawes
    START Center, Division of Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, The South Texas Addiction Research and Technology Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1630-7. 2005
    ..These preliminary results suggest that the A-OCDS can be useful as an outcome measure in clinical studies of adolescents with alcohol dependence...
  50. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional assessment of nicotine dependence in adolescents
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:235-42. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that the NDSS has acceptable psychometric properties when applied to adolescents, complementing smoking rate and FTND in a multidimensional smoking assessment...
  51. pmc Adolescent-onset substance use disorders predict young adult mortality
    Duncan B Clark
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:637-9. 2008
    ..Adolescent SUDs, as well as gender, ethnic group, hazardous substance use, and drug trafficking, predicted these deaths. Among African American males with SUDs, 23% died by age 25...

Research Grants19

  1. FLUOXETINE-TREATED AUD-MDD TEENS: LONG TERM OUTCOMES
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Other factors associated with those trajectories will include gender, age, persistent MDD at the completion of the acute phase study, a history of conduct disorder, and continuing vs. discontinuing psychotherapy. ..
  2. FLUOXETINE-TREATED AUD-MDD TEENS: LONG TERM OUTCOMES
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Other factors associated with those trajectories will include gender, age, persistent MDD at the completion of the acute phase study, a history of conduct disorder, and continuing vs. discontinuing psychotherapy. ..
  3. Psychopathology in Pharmacotherapy of AUD/MDD Teens
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This will not only benefit the applicant's educational development, but will also address the paucity of researchers in this area. ..
  4. Pharmacological Intervention Project
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We hypothesize that fluoxetine plus TAU will demonstrate efficacy for decreasing both the drinking and the depressive symptoms of this population...
  5. Fluoxetine for MDD/Cannabis Disorder in Young People
    Jack Cornelius; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..