Robert A Kowatch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive topiramate treatment for pediatric bipolar disorder: a retrospective chart review
    Melissa P DelBello
    Bipolar and Psychiatric Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:323-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of the phenomenology and clinical characteristics of mania in children and adolescents
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:483-96. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Robert A Kowatch
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:385-97. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment guidelines for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical, OH 45267 0559, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:213-35. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric bipolar disorder: emerging diagnostic and treatment approaches
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Medical Center and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, MSB 7261, PO Box 670559, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0559, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:73-108. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics in children and adolescents with bipolar disorders
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:273-80. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of bipolar disorder in very young children
    Arman Danielyan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, D 3014, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:51-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive topiramate in hospitalized children and adolescents with bipolar disorders
    Drew H Barzman
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:931-7. 2005
  9. pmc What differentiates children visiting outpatient mental health services with bipolar spectrum disorder from children with other psychiatric diagnoses?
    Mary A Fristad
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Bipolar Disord 14:497-506. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of relationships among measures of depressive symptoms in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Nick C Patel
    College of Pharmacy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3225 Eden Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:327-35. 2006

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive topiramate treatment for pediatric bipolar disorder: a retrospective chart review
    Melissa P DelBello
    Bipolar and Psychiatric Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:323-30. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness, safety, and tolerability of the anticonvulsant agent, topiramate, as adjunctive treatment for children and adolescents with bipolar disorders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of the phenomenology and clinical characteristics of mania in children and adolescents
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:483-96. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Robert A Kowatch
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:385-97. 2005
    ..There are multiple ongoing trials of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics that will provide important controlled data that are currently lacking in the field...
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment guidelines for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical, OH 45267 0559, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:213-35. 2005
    ..These guidelines are subject to change as our evidence base increases and practice patterns evolve...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric bipolar disorder: emerging diagnostic and treatment approaches
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Medical Center and Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, MSB 7261, PO Box 670559, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0559, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:73-108. 2006
    ..It is becoming apparent that bipolar disorder is often a chronic disorder in children and adolescents, much like diabetes, and is best managed with a combination of medications and psychosocial therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics in children and adolescents with bipolar disorders
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio 45267, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:273-80. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of bipolar disorder in very young children
    Arman Danielyan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, D 3014, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:51-9. 2007
    ..This study examined clinical presentations, applicability of the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria, comorbidity, recovery and relapse rates, as well as some treatment strategies used in the management of BPD in preschoolers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive topiramate in hospitalized children and adolescents with bipolar disorders
    Drew H Barzman
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:931-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess topiramate as adjunctive treatment in children and adolescents hospitalized with bipolar disorders...
  9. pmc What differentiates children visiting outpatient mental health services with bipolar spectrum disorder from children with other psychiatric diagnoses?
    Mary A Fristad
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Bipolar Disord 14:497-506. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of relationships among measures of depressive symptoms in adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Nick C Patel
    College of Pharmacy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3225 Eden Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:327-35. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that CDRS-R and HAM-D scores would be significantly correlated and both scales would be sensitive to change resulting from treatment...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint A double-blind randomized pilot study comparing quetiapine and divalproex for adolescent mania
    Melissa P DelBello
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0559, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:305-13. 2006
    ..To determine the comparative efficacy of quetiapine and divalproex for the treatment of adolescent mania...
  13. ncbi request reprint Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of mixed amphetamine salts for symptoms of comorbid ADHD in pediatric bipolar disorder after mood stabilization with divalproex sodium
    Russell E Scheffer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 8589, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:58-64. 2005
    ....
  14. pmc Phenomenology of bipolar disorder not otherwise specified in youth: a comparison of clinical characteristics across the spectrum of manic symptoms
    Danella Hafeman
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 15:240-52. 2013
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Management options for bipolar disorder in children and adolescents
    Arman Danielyan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45267, USA
    Paediatr Drugs 7:277-94. 2005
    ..More controlled studies of both monotherapy and polypharmacotherapy for BPD in children and adolescents are needed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive quetiapine for treatment-resistant adolescent major depressive disorder: a case series
    Sanjeev Pathak
    Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:696-702. 2005
    ..There is preliminary data in adults that adjunctive second-generation antipsychotics may be useful in treatment-resistant depression...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness and tolerability of aripiprazole for pediatric bipolar disorders: a retrospective chart review
    Drew H Barzman
    Bipolar and Psychotic Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:593-600. 2004
    ..The aim of this retrospective chart review was to evaluate the effectiveness and tolerability of aripiprazole for the treatment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents: recent progress
    Jonathan C Pfeifer
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    CNS Drugs 24:575-93. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Combination pharmacotherapy in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:978-84. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop prospective data on the effectiveness of combination pharmacotherapy of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder during a 6-month period of prospective, semi-naturalistic treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Co-occurrence of bipolar and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorders in children
    Manpreet K Singh
    Division of Bipolar Disorders Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 231 Bethesda Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:710-20. 2006
    ..g., psychostimulants) lead to the onset of pediatric BPD; and (iv) ADHD and BPD share an underlying biological etiology (i.e., a common familial or genetic risk or underlying neurophysiology)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological interventions for bipolar youth: developmental considerations
    Melissa P DelBello
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45267 0559, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:1231-46. 2006
    ..Recently, studies have begun to characterize prodromal manifestations of bipolar disorder and identify early intervention strategies for treating children and adolescents with an elevated risk for developing bipolar disorder...
  22. ncbi request reprint Open-label lithium for the treatment of adolescents with bipolar depression
    Nick C Patel
    College of Pharmacy and Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, OH 45267 0004, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:289-97. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that patients receiving open-label treatment with lithium during a 6-week period would experience a statistically and clinically significant decrease in depressive symptoms and tolerate lithium treatment fairly well...
  23. ncbi request reprint The use of antipsychotics in children and adolescents with bipolar disorders
    Jonathan C Pfeifer
    The University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, MSB 7261, PO Box 670559, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0559, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 8:2673-87. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic utilization and psychiatric presentation of hospitalized very young children
    Sanjeev Pathak
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:433-42. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Voxel-based morphometry in adolescents with bipolar disorder: first results
    Marko Wilke
    Imaging Research Center and Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Psychiatry Res 131:57-69. 2004
    ..VBM confirmed bilaterally larger basal ganglia. Localized gray matter deficits in bipolar subjects were found in the medial temporal lobe, orbito-frontal cortex, and the anterior cingulate, confirming and extending earlier studies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prepubertal bipolar I disorder and bipolar disorder NOS are separable from ADHD
    Robert M Post
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:898-902. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacological treatment for very young children: contexts and guidelines
    Mary Margaret Gleason
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1532-72. 2007
    ..The purpose of this effort is to promote responsible treatment of young children, recognizing that this will sometimes involve the use of medications...
  28. ncbi request reprint The health care crisis of childhood-onset bipolar illness: some recommendations for its amelioration
    Robert M Post
    Biological Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health NIMH, National Institutes of Health NIH, Bldg 10, Rm 3S329, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:115-25. 2006
    ..To describe new data on the incidence and impact of childhood- and adolescent-onset bipolar illness and make recommendations to help accelerate the acquisition of knowledge in this area...
  29. ncbi request reprint A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of oxcarbazepine in the treatment of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents
    Karen Dineen Wagner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77755 0188, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1179-86. 2006
    ..This multicenter trial examined the efficacy and safety of oxcarbazepine in the treatment of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Medical management of pediatric mood disorders
    Manpreet K Singh
    Division of Bipolar Disorders Research, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45267 0559, USA
    Pediatr Ann 36:552-63. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of trichotillomania with olanzapine augmentation in an adolescent
    Sanjeev Pathak
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:153-4. 2004