Suzanne Holroyd

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Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hyperammonemia associated with valproic acid use in elderly psychiatric patients
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:372-4. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Successful treatment of hallucinations associated with sensory impairment using gabapentin
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:364-6. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Validity, sensitivity and specificity of the mentation, behavior and mood subscale of the UPDRS
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurol Res 30:493-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary FMRI evidence of visual system dysfunction in Parkinson's disease patients with visual hallucinations
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:402-4. 2006
  5. pmc Prospective study of hallucinations and delusions in Parkinson's disease
    S Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Box 880623, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:734-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint What are patients and their families told about the diagnosis of dementia? Results of a family survey
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia, SC PO Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:218-21. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Depression is associated with impairment of ADL, not motor function in Parkinson disease
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurology 64:2134-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Managing dementia in long-term care settings
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia HSC, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:83-92. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Abnormal thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in psychiatric long-term care patients
    Samia Sabeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 51:6-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Caring for the elderly female psychiatric patient
    Mudhasir Bashir
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 33:475-85. 2010

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Hyperammonemia associated with valproic acid use in elderly psychiatric patients
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:372-4. 2012
    ..Of 12 such patients prescribed VPA, 83.3% had elevated ammonia. This occurred in the absence of elevated liver enzymes, and there was no association of VPA serum-level to hyperammonemia...
  2. doi request reprint Successful treatment of hallucinations associated with sensory impairment using gabapentin
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:364-6. 2008
    ..In this case series, the authors describe four patients with either visual or musical hallucinations associated with sensory impairment who were successfully treated with gabapentin...
  3. doi request reprint Validity, sensitivity and specificity of the mentation, behavior and mood subscale of the UPDRS
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurol Res 30:493-6. 2008
    ..Three items of this subscale were compared to criterion tests to examine validity, sensitivity and specificity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary FMRI evidence of visual system dysfunction in Parkinson's disease patients with visual hallucinations
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:402-4. 2006
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  5. pmc Prospective study of hallucinations and delusions in Parkinson's disease
    S Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Box 880623, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:734-8. 2001
    ..In addition, the role of the visual system in relation to visual hallucinations was examined...
  6. ncbi request reprint What are patients and their families told about the diagnosis of dementia? Results of a family survey
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia, SC PO Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:218-21. 2002
    ..Controversy exists as to whether dementia patients should be told their diagnosis and prognosis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Depression is associated with impairment of ADL, not motor function in Parkinson disease
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurology 64:2134-5. 2005
    ..004) rather than the motor subscale (30 +/- 13 vs 26 +/- 13; p = 0.27). These results suggest that ADL impairment may in part be due to depression. Patients with PD with poor function should be closely evaluated for depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Managing dementia in long-term care settings
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia HSC, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:83-92. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Abnormal thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in psychiatric long-term care patients
    Samia Sabeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 51:6-8. 2010
    ..TSH was low in 0.07%. Elevated TSH was associated with female gender (p<0.001) and a trend with psychosis (p=0.056). No association was found with depression or behavioral disturbance in this study...
  10. doi request reprint Caring for the elderly female psychiatric patient
    Mudhasir Bashir
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 33:475-85. 2010
    ..In addition, understanding late life changes, the prevalence of various mental disorders and the sometimes unique presentation of mental disorders in this age group is required to better diagnose and treat this population...
  11. doi request reprint Screening for depression in elderly hemodialysis patients
    Rasheed A Balogun
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Nephron Clin Pract 118:c72-7. 2011
    ..Beck's Depression Inventory (BDI) and the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) have been used in different cohorts to screen for depression...
  12. pmc The use of medroxyprogesterone acetate for the treatment of sexually inappropriate behaviour in patients with dementia
    Stacy Anderson Light
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 31:132-4. 2006
    ..The hormone medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA) is a known, but infrequently used, treatment option. We describe a series of 5 cases in which MPA was used successfully to control inappropriate sexual behaviours in men with dementia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Buspirone for stereotypic movements in elderly with cognitive impairment
    Badalin Helvink
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:242-4. 2006
    ..The cases demonstrate that buspirone may be an effective and safe treatment for patients with dementia who demonstrate repetitive and stereotypic behavior disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of telephone calls in a psychiatric outpatient practice
    Jonathan Maritz
    University of Virginia Health System, VA, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 12:195-9. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to document the volume and characteristics of telephone calls from patients in an outpatient psychiatric clinic...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of elderly subjects toward "truth telling" for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
    Quentin Turnbull
    Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:90-3. 2003
    ..Further research is needed to develop guidelines for physicians in disclosing dementia diagnoses that includes outcome studies of disclosure to patients...

Research Grants3

  1. Parkinsons disease:visual dysfunction and hallucinations
    Suzanne Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results may also increase our understanding of visual hallucinations in other disorders. Conceivably, such knowledge could lead to strategies to prevent, minimize or treat such symptoms. ..