Ralph J Koek

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Subtypes of antipsychotics and suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder
    Ralph J Koek
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, 16111 Plummer St 116A 11, North Hills, CA 91343, USA
    J Affect Disord 143:27-33. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy in controlled psychopharmacology trials. Does it matter if we ignore it?
    Ralph J Koek
    Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Clinic, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:338-48. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior. Part I: Lithium, divalproex and carbamazepine
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:5-11. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior Part 3: impact of antipsychotics
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 10111 Plummer Street, North Hills, CA 91343, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:23-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior Part 2. The impact of antidepressants
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 16111 Plummer Street, North Hills, CA 91343, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:13-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The dexamethasone suppression test as a predictor of suicidal behavior in unipolar depression
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:103-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithium, anticonvulsants and suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Ambulatory Care Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 73:223-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy and risk of suicidal behaviors among patients with bipolar disorder
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    JAMA 291:939; author reply 940. 2004

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Subtypes of antipsychotics and suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder
    Ralph J Koek
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, 16111 Plummer St 116A 11, North Hills, CA 91343, USA
    J Affect Disord 143:27-33. 2012
    ..There are few data on differences between FGA and SGA antipsychotics in terms of their relationship to suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy in controlled psychopharmacology trials. Does it matter if we ignore it?
    Ralph J Koek
    Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Clinic, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:338-48. 2005
    ..The method used in this report may be useful in other areas of controlled trial research to assess influence of confounding variables...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior. Part I: Lithium, divalproex and carbamazepine
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:5-11. 2007
    ..The anti-suicidal benefit of lithium on suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder is well-established. Data are mixed on the effects of divalproex and carbamazepine...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior Part 3: impact of antipsychotics
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 10111 Plummer Street, North Hills, CA 91343, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:23-8. 2007
    ..Antipsychotics, particularly second generation agents, are widely used in bipolar disorder, but their effect on suicidal behavior in this population has not been systematically studied...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bipolar pharmacotherapy and suicidal behavior Part 2. The impact of antidepressants
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 16111 Plummer Street, North Hills, CA 91343, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:13-21. 2007
    ..However, there is a dearth of knowledge about the effects of antidepressants on suicidal behavior specifically in bipolar patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint The dexamethasone suppression test as a predictor of suicidal behavior in unipolar depression
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:103-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine DST non-suppression as a predictor of these three aspects of suicidal behavior...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lithium, anticonvulsants and suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    Ambulatory Care Center, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Affect Disord 73:223-8. 2003
    ..Lithium has been found to be effective in reducing suicide rates during long term treatment of patients with bipolar disorders. Data on the efficacy of anticonvulsant mood stabilizers in reducing suicide risk are sparse...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy and risk of suicidal behaviors among patients with bipolar disorder
    Boghos I Yerevanian
    JAMA 291:939; author reply 940. 2004