Barbara L Gracious

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescents with severe mental illness: a cross-sectional chart review
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:949-54. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Discriminative validity of a parent version of the Young Mania Rating Scale
    Barbara L Gracious
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1350-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Amantadine treatment of psychotropic-induced weight gain in children and adolescents: case series
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 14642, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:249-57. 2002
  4. pmc Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of flax oil in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center Strong Memorial Hospital, Laboratory for Mood Disorders in Children and Adolescents, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:142-54. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Double-blind 18-month trial of lithium versus divalproex maintenance treatment in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:409-17. 2005
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Quetiapine in nine youths with autistic disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:287-94. 2004
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescents with severe mental illness: a cross-sectional chart review
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:949-54. 2010
    ..We examined the prevalence and risk of overweight and obesity in adolescents with serious mental disorders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Discriminative validity of a parent version of the Young Mania Rating Scale
    Barbara L Gracious
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1350-9. 2002
    ..To examine the usefulness of a parent report version of the Young Mania Rating Scale (P-YMRS) in distinguishing bipolar disorder from other mental health conditions in children and adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Amantadine treatment of psychotropic-induced weight gain in children and adolescents: case series
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 14642, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:249-57. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore whether amantadine would slow or reverse significant weight gain in children and adolescents treated with antipsychotics and/or mood stabilizers that may promote increases in weight...
  4. pmc Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of flax oil in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center Strong Memorial Hospital, Laboratory for Mood Disorders in Children and Adolescents, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:142-54. 2010
    ..This clinical trial evaluated whether supplementation with flax oil, containing the omega-3 fatty acid alpha-linolenic acid (alpha-LNA), safely reduced symptom severity in youth with bipolar disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Double-blind 18-month trial of lithium versus divalproex maintenance treatment in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:409-17. 2005
    ....
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quetiapine in nine youths with autistic disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:287-94. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effectiveness of quetiapine in adolescents suffering from autistic disorder (AD)...
  10. 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)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparing the diagnostic accuracy of six potential screening instruments for bipolar disorder in youths aged 5 to 17 years
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohia 44106 7123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:847-58. 2004
    ..To compare the diagnostic efficiency of six index tests as predictors of juvenile bipolar disorder in two large outpatient samples, aged 5 to 10 and 11 to 17 years, gathered from 1997 to 2002...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toward an integration of parent and clinician report on the Young Mania Rating Scale
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:179-90. 2003
    ..The Young Mania Rating Scale (YMRS) has validity in the assessment of mania in adults. The purpose of this study was to examine how the YMRS might optimally be used in the assessment of youths...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Young Mania Rating Scale for use with youths ages 5 to 17 years
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:567-72. 2002
    ..However, the young male group showed higher scores on several items as well as the total YMRS score. Results suggest that the YMRS total score can be meaningfully interpreted in child and adolescent samples...
  15. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and psychotic features in mentally ill adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Barbara L Gracious
    Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital and The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:38. 2012
    ..Low levels of vitamin D are associated with depression, seasonal affective disorder, and schizophrenia in adults, but little is known about vitamin D and mental health in the pediatric population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Weight changes in postpartum women with remitted depression
    Barbara L Gracious
    Department of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:291-3. 2005
    ..To compare weight loss after birth in women who took the antidepressants nortriptyline or sertraline or placebo in 2 clinical studies designed to prevent recurrent postpartum major depression...
  17. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Mood Disorder Questionnaire for bipolar disorders in adolescents
    Karen Dineen Wagner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 0188, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:827-30. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes in schizophrenia
    Marlene P Freeman
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1609; author reply 1609. 2002