Christine A Demeter

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Age differences in the phenomenology of pediatric bipolar disorder
    Christine A Demeter
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH, United States
    J Affect Disord 147:295-303. 2013
  2. pmc Current research in child and adolescent bipolar disorder
    Christine A Demeter
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:215-28. 2008
  3. pmc An open-label study of aripiprazole in children with a bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:345-51. 2011
  4. pmc Clinical characteristics of children receiving antipsychotic medication
    Robert L Findling
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:311-9. 2011
  5. pmc Characteristics of children with elevated symptoms of mania: the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms (LAMS) study
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1664-72. 2010
  6. pmc Relationship of persistent manic symptoms to the diagnosis of pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders
    Thomas W Frazier
    Center for Pediatric Behavioral Health and Center for Autism, Cleveland Clinic, 2801 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, Cleveland, OH 44104, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:846-53. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation and comparison of psychometric instruments for pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders in four age groups
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:853-66. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of divalproex monotherapy in the treatment of symptomatic youth at high risk for developing bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, and the University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:781-8. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled long-term maintenance study of aripiprazole in children with bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:57-63. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A 26-week open-label study of quetiapine in children with conduct disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:1-9. 2007

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Age differences in the phenomenology of pediatric bipolar disorder
    Christine A Demeter
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH, United States
    J Affect Disord 147:295-303. 2013
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to explore whether age differences in the phenomenology of bipolar disorders from 4 to 17 years of age exist...
  2. pmc Current research in child and adolescent bipolar disorder
    Christine A Demeter
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:215-28. 2008
    ..This paper will review what is currently known and what still is left to learn about clinically salient topics that pertain to bipolar disorder in children and adolescents...
  3. pmc An open-label study of aripiprazole in children with a bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:345-51. 2011
    ..The purpose of this open-label study was to describe the effectiveness of aripiprazole (APZ) in the treatment of children with bipolar disorders suffering from manic symptomatology...
  4. pmc Clinical characteristics of children receiving antipsychotic medication
    Robert L Findling
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:311-9. 2011
    ..However, the only diagnoses associated with a greater likelihood of being treated with an antipsychotic were psychotic disorders or unmodified DSM-IV bipolar 1 disorder...
  5. pmc Characteristics of children with elevated symptoms of mania: the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms (LAMS) study
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1664-72. 2010
    ..This article describes the initial demographic information, diagnostic and symptom prevalence, and medication exposure for the LAMS cohort that will be followed longitudinally...
  6. pmc Relationship of persistent manic symptoms to the diagnosis of pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders
    Thomas W Frazier
    Center for Pediatric Behavioral Health and Center for Autism, Cleveland Clinic, 2801 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, Cleveland, OH 44104, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:846-53. 2011
    ..The present study evaluated the possibility that the presence of persistent manic symptoms over a relatively short interval may increase the probability of a BPSD DSM diagnosis...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation and comparison of psychometric instruments for pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders in four age groups
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:853-66. 2007
    ..The CDRS-R may be better conceptualized as a two-factor measure in older adolescents. The semistructured K-SADS interview can be used to generate reliable diagnoses across a broad age range...
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of divalproex monotherapy in the treatment of symptomatic youth at high risk for developing bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, and the University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:781-8. 2007
    ..To determine if divalproex sodium was superior to placebo in the treatment of symptomatic youths who suffer from a bipolar spectrum disorder and who also have a parent with a diagnosis of a bipolar illness...
  9. doi request reprint Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled long-term maintenance study of aripiprazole in children with bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:57-63. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the long-term efficacy of aripiprazole compared to placebo in children with bipolar disorders...
  10. ncbi request reprint A 26-week open-label study of quetiapine in children with conduct disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:1-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the long-term safety and effectiveness of quetiapine in conduct disorder (CD)...
  11. pmc Moderators of fluoxetine treatment response for children and adolescents with comorbid depression and substance use disorders
    Matthew E Hirschtritt
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, 9500 Euclid Avenue, NA21, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:366-72. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Aripiprazole in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:347-54. 2008
    ..To examine the effectiveness and cognitive effects of aripiprazole (APZ) in children with a primary diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  13. doi request reprint Family conflict moderates response to pharmacological intervention in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Lisa D Townsend
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 11400 Euclid Avenue, OH 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:843-52. 2007
    ..Family conflict affects the expression of psychopathology in youth. This study investigated whether family conflict moderates response to medication in youth with bipolar disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Combination lithium and divalproex sodium in pediatric bipolar symptom re-stabilization
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:142-8. 2006
    ..The primary goal of this study was to assess the rate of re-stabilization after the resumption of lithium (Li) plus divalproex (DVPX) following relapse on either agent as monotherapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate in the treatment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1445-53. 2007
    ..To examine the short-term efficacy of methylphenidate in the treatment of youths with bipolar disorder (BD) and comorbid attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine in the treatment of children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:433-45. 2007
    ..The objectives of this pilot study were to explore the changes in symptom severity, tolerability, and the pharmacodynamics of venlafaxine treatment in youths with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Adherence to pharmacological treatment for juvenile bipolar disorder
    Dennis Drotar
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:831-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence and correlates of adherence to divalproex sodium (DVPX) and lithium carbonate (Li) combination treatment during the initial stabilization treatment phase...
  18. pmc Early-onset bipolar spectrum disorders: diagnostic issues
    Stephanie Danner
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 12:271-93. 2009
    ..Research findings concerning these challenges and relevant recommendations are offered. Areas for further research to guide clinicians' assessment of children with early-onset BPSD are highlighted...
  19. ncbi request reprint Combination lithium and divalproex sodium in pediatric bipolarity
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:895-901. 2003
    ..Many youths with bipolar disorder do not respond to DVPX or Li monotherapy. An open-label study was conducted to examine the effectiveness of combination DVPX and Li therapy with youths diagnosed with bipolar disorder...
  20. pmc The short-term safety and efficacy of fluoxetine in depressed adolescents with alcohol and cannabis use disorders: a pilot randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 3:11. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Fluoxetine was not superior to placebo in alleviating depressive symptoms or in decreasing rates of positive drug screens in the acute treatment of adolescents with depression and a concomitant substance use disorder...
  21. pmc Initiation of stimulant and antidepressant medication and clinical presentation in juvenile bipolar I disorder
    Maria E Pagano
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:334-41. 2008
    ..Another aim was to investigate differences in clinical presentation between youths prescribed stimulant or antidepressant medication before and after the onset of juvenile BP I disorder...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early symptoms of mania and the role of parental risk
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:623-34. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness, safety, and pharmacokinetics of quetiapine in aggressive children with conduct disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:792-800. 2006
    ..To provide an initial description of the effectiveness and pharmacokinetics (PK) of quetiapine in aggressive children with conduct disorder (CD)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Update on pediatric bipolar disorder
    Lisa D Townsend
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:529-34. 2007
    ....
  25. doi request reprint An update on antidepressant use and suicidality in pediatric depression
    Clara Adegbite-Adeniyi
    University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 13:2119-30. 2012
    ..Subsequently, a series of events appeared to result from these regulatory actions...
  26. ncbi request reprint An open-label pilot study of St. John's wort in juvenile depression
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:908-14. 2003
    ..This pilot study examined the effectiveness, safety, tolerability, and pharmacodynamics of Hypericum perforatum (St. John's wort) in the treatment of youths diagnosed with major depressive disorder...
  27. ncbi request reprint A prospective, open-label trial of olanzapine in adolescents with schizophrenia
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals of Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:170-5. 2003
    ..Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic that has efficacy in adults with psychotic disorders. This preliminary study examined the effectiveness of olanzapine in adolescents with schizophrenia or its related conditions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Elevated thyrotropin in bipolar youths prescribed both lithium and divalproex sodium
    Barbara L Gracious
    Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:215-20. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of combined lithium and divalproex sodium on thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels in children and adolescents with bipolar disorders and to identify risk factors for lithium-induced hypothyroidism...