Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Acute HPA axis response to naltrexone differs in female vs. male smokersDaniel J O Roche
Committee on Neurobiology, University of Chicago, 947 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:596-606. 2010..Additionally, exploratory analyses compared the combined effects of naltrexone and cigarette smoking on hormonal responsivity between the sexes...
- Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical (HPA) axis response and biotransformation of oral naltrexone: preliminary examination of relationship to family history of alcoholismAndrea C King
University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 26:778-88. 2002..166 words...
- Attenuated cortisol response to alcohol in heavy social drinkersAndrea King
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Int J Psychophysiol 59:203-9. 2006..Further research may help determine whether alteration in cortisol response to alcohol is a biological marker of the propensity to abuse alcohol...
- Alcohol dose-dependent increases in smoking urge in light smokersAndrea C King
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:547-52. 2005..The current study assessed dose-dependent effects of alcohol compared with placebo on ratings of urge to smoke in light smokers...
- Client-related predictors of early treatment drop-out in a substance abuse clinic exclusively employing individual therapyAndrea C King
Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3077, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 26:189-95. 2004..Continued examination of ethnicity, gender, and other potential negative prognostic factors for attendance in various addiction treatment milieus may aid in provision of appropriate services especially for high-risk clients...
- Alcohol-induced performance impairment in heavy episodic and light social drinkersAndrea C King
Department of Psychiatry, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S MarylandAvenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
J Stud Alcohol 65:27-36. 2004..It is unclear whether these quantitative differences extend to performance and objective effects...
- Stressful events, personality, and mood disturbance: gender differences in alcoholics and problem drinkersAndrea C King
Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Addict Behav 28:171-87. 2003..The findings support theories suggesting a "telescoping" of complications, health-related stress, and mood dysfunction in women at a lower threshold level of alcohol consumption compared to their male counterparts...
- Role of naltrexone in initial smoking cessation: preliminary findingsAndrea C King
Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Illinois 60637, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:1942-4. 2002
- Biphasic alcohol response differs in heavy versus light drinkersAndrea C King
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Illinois 60637, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:827-35. 2002..However, other factors, such as early-age heavy drinking, are also risk factors for sustained or progressive heavy consumption. Little is currently known about the mechanisms underlying binge or heavy drinking...
- Alcohol-induced increases in smoking behavior for nicotinized and denicotinized cigarettes in men and womenAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 207:107-17. 2009..However, alcohol's effects on specific components of smoking behavior for nicotine versus non-nicotine factors and potential sex differences in this response have not been investigated...
- Development of a culturally targeted smoking cessation intervention for African American smokersAlicia K Matthews
College of Nursing and Howard Brown Health Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Community Health 34:480-92. 2009..Findings suggest that a culturally targeted and intensive group based smoking cessation treatment is plausibly effective in improving smoking cessation outcomes in African American smokers, warranting a larger randomized trial...
- Stress-induced changes in mood and cortisol release predict mood effects of amphetamineAjna Hamidovic
The University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, 5841 S Maryland Avenue MC 3077, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
Drug Alcohol Depend 109:175-80. 2010....
- Naltrexone decreases heavy drinking rates in smoking cessation treatment: an exploratory studyAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1044-50. 2009..One potential unexplored mechanism underlying naltrexone's effects in smoking cessation may be in its ability to reduce alcohol consumption...
- Effects of the opioid receptor antagonist naltrexone on smoking and related behaviors in smokers preparing to quit: a randomized controlled trialAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Addiction 108:1836-44. 2013..To determine if naltrexone affects smoking behaviors in smokers preparing to quit, and whether or not such pre-quit responses predict post-quit date outcomes...
- Neural substrates of alcohol-induced smoking urge in heavy drinking nondaily smokersAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 35:692-701. 2010....
- Sex differences in the relationship between alcohol-associated smoking urge and behavior: a pilot studyAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Am J Addict 17:347-53. 2008..The lack of relationship in women suggests that co-use of these substances may be due to exteroceptive factors beyond the pharmacological effects of alcohol potentiating smoking urge...
- Alternative substance paradigm: effectiveness of beverage blinding and effects on acute alcohol responsesMegan Conrad
Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 W Harrison Street, MC 285, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 20:382-9. 2012....
- Effects of alcohol on psychomotor performance and perceived impairment in heavy binge social drinkersTy Brumback
The University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 91:10-7. 2007..Further, results may have implications for alcohol-related harm as binge social drinkers regularly consume intoxicating doses of alcohol but may not be aware of the physical and cognitive impairments produced by alcohol...
- Efficacy of naltrexone in smoking cessation: a preliminary study and an examination of sex differencesAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 8:671-82. 2006..The results suggest continued examination of naltrexone as an adjunct in smoking cessation, particularly in female smokers, who have historically shown worse outcomes with traditional treatment methods...
- A pilot community-based intensive smoking cessation intervention in African Americans: feasibility, acceptability and early outcome indicatorsAndrea King
Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 100:208-17. 2008..05). Larger studies are warranted to examine targeted treatment elements and individual difference factors to enhance cessation outcomes in African-American smokers...
- Effect of clinician advice and patient preparedness to quit on subsequent quit attempts in hospitalized smokersLisa M Shah
Program in Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Hosp Med 5:26-32. 2010..This study aimed to assess preparedness to quit smoking and quit behaviors...
- Racial differences in eligibility and enrollment in a smoking cessation clinical trialAndrea C King
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Health Psychol 30:40-8. 2011..The purpose of this study was to compare the recruitment, eligibility screening, and enrollment of African American and White smokers into an intensive smoking cessation intervention trial [The Chicago STOP Smoking Trial (C-STOP)]...
- Race and sex associations to weight concerns among urban African American and Caucasian smokersLisa A P Sanchez-Johnsen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 3077, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Addict Behav 36:14-7. 2011..Future research is needed to elucidate how race and sex differences in weight concerns may impact smoking cessation...
- Naltrexone attenuates acute cigarette smoking behaviorAlyssa M Epstein
Illinois Institute of Technology, Institute of Psychology, Chicago, IL, USA
Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:29-37. 2004..05) and side effects (P<.08) compared to men. Although the exact mechanism is unknown, the findings support an opioid antagonist attenuation of smoking behavior...
- Alcohol impairment of saccadic and smooth pursuit eye movements: impact of risk factors for alcohol dependenceDaniel J O Roche
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 212:33-44. 2010....
- Tobacco chippers show robust increases in smoking urge after alcohol consumptionAlyssa M Epstein
Institute of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 190:321-9. 2007..The current study assessed alcohol's effects on smoking urge as a function of alcohol dose and time course in tobacco chippers with heavy social drinking patterns...
- Cortisol dysregulation and cognitive impairment in abstinent male alcoholicsAustin L Errico
Bayside Neurorehabilitation Services, Goodwill Industries of Northern New England, Portland, Maine, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:1198-204. 2002..This study examined the hypothesis that dysregulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis may be associated with some neuropsychological impairments in alcoholics...
- Cardiovascular responses to physical and psychological stress in female alcoholics with transitory hypertension after early abstinenceNancy C Bernardy
Dartmouth Medical School and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1489-98. 2003..Studies of this nature, however, have not been extended to women...
- Smoking and inflammatory bowel disease: trends in familial and sporadic cohortsJeffrey A Tuvlin
Midwest Gastroenterology Associates, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Inflamm Bowel Dis 13:573-9. 2007..Never smoking and formerly smoking increase the risk of UC, whereas smoking exacerbates the course of CD. We sought to define the age-dependent effects of smoking on the development of UC and CD in familial and sporadic cohorts...