Jack D Maser
Affiliation: University of California
- Spectrum and nosology: implications for DSM-VJack D Maser
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Psychiatry Service, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System 116A, San Diego, CA, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:855-85, viii-ix. 2002..Data are summarized that clearly demonstrate the need for designers of DSM-V to create a nosology that is, at least in part, dimensional...
- Can temperament identify affectively ill patients who engage in lethal or near-lethal suicidal behavior? A 14-year prospective studyJack D Maser
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, USA
Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:10-32. 2002..Such temperament attributes as impulsivity and assertiveness were the best prospective predictors of completed suicides beyond 12 months with a sensitivity level of 74% and specificity level of 82%...
- Spectrum concepts in major mental disordersJack D Maser
Psychiatry Service, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:xi-xiii. 2002
- Psychosocial disability in the course of bipolar I and II disorders: a prospective, comparative, longitudinal studyLewis L Judd
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1322-30. 2005..Evidence of psychosocial disability in bipolar disorder is based primarily on bipolar I disorder (BP-I) and does not relate disability to affective symptom severity and polarity or to bipolar II disorder (BP-II)...
- Psychosocial disability and work role function compared across the long-term course of bipolar I, bipolar II and unipolar major depressive disordersLewis L Judd
Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
J Affect Disord 108:49-58. 2008....
- Residual symptom recovery from major affective episodes in bipolar disorders and rapid episode relapse/recurrenceLewis L Judd
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:386-94. 2008..Both bipolar disorder type I and type II are characterized by frequent affective episode relapse and/or recurrence. An increasingly important goal of therapy is reducing chronicity by preventing or delaying additional episodes...
- The prospectively observed course of illness among depressed patients who commit suicideWilliam Coryell
Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1000, USA
Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:218-23. 2002..These analyses were conducted to describe the course of illness among patients with major affective disorders who commit suicide...
- A prospective investigation of the natural history of the long-term weekly symptomatic status of bipolar II disorderLewis L Judd
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093-0603, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:261-9. 2003..Longitudinally, BP-II is expressed as a dimensional illness involving the full severity range of depressive and hypomanic symptoms. Hypomania of long or short duration in BP-II seems to be part of the same disease process...
- The distinct temperament profiles of bipolar I, bipolar II and unipolar patientsHagop S Akiskal
National Institute of Mental Health Collaborative Program on the Psychobiology of Depression, Clinical Studies, Rockville, MD, USA
J Affect Disord 92:19-33. 2006....
- Development and preliminary testing of the General 5-Spectrum Measure (GSM-V)Paola Rucci
Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-2593, USA
Depress Anxiety 18:109-17. 2003..Additionally, it could provide a better characterization of patients with a syndromal level Axis-I disorder, who might require specific treatment strategies targeted to co-occurring subsyndromal conditions...
- Distinguishing bipolar major depression from unipolar major depression with the screening assessment of depression-polarity (SAD-P)David A Solomon
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 67:434-42. 2006..The goal of this study was to develop and validate a brief instrument to screen for bipolar disorder in patients actively ill with major depression...
- Clinical significance of lifetime mood and panic-agoraphobic spectrum symptoms on quality of life of patients with rheumatoid arthritisArmando Piccinni
Department of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, Psychiatry II Unit, University of Pisa, 56100 Pisa, Italy
Compr Psychiatry 47:201-8. 2006....
- Social anxiety disorder comorbidity in patients with bipolar disorder: a clinical replicationStefano Pini
Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, via Roma 65, I-56100 Pisa, Italy
J Anxiety Disord 20:1148-57. 2006..These findings may influence treatment planning and the possibility of discovering a pathophysiological relationship between SAD and bipolarity...
- Measuring mood spectrum: comparison of interview (SCI-MOODS) and self-report (MOODS-SR) instrumentsAntonella Armani
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
Compr Psychiatry 43:69-73. 2002..Agreement between the self-report and the interview formats was substantial. Intraclass correlation coefficients (ICC) ranged from 0.88 to 0.97. Our findings provide support for the reliability of the MOODS-SR questionnaire...
- A 20-year longitudinal observational study of somatic antidepressant treatment effectivenessAndrew C Leon
NIMH Collaborative Program on the Psychobiology of Depression, USA
Am J Psychiatry 160:727-33. 2003..This observational study examined the effectiveness of somatic antidepressant treatments as administered in the community...
- Anxiety disorders in the elderly: outdated beliefs and a research agendaJulie Loebach Wetherell
Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:401-2. 2005
- Conceptual underpinnings and empirical support for the mood spectrumGiovanni B Cassano
Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:699-712, v. 2002..Finally, they summarize the clinical utility of such an approach to the description and assessment of patients with mood disorders...
- Family history of psychiatric disorders and alcohol and substance misuse in patients with bipolar I disorder, substance use disorder, or bothAlfredo Sbrana
Dipartimento di Psichiatria, Neurobiologia, Farmacologia e Biotecnologie, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Am J Addict 16:227-31. 2007..1%) and SUD alone (28.6%) compared to first-degree relatives of patients with BD (4.3%). Our findings suggest that BD and SUD do not share familial risk factors...
- Measuring social anxiety and obsessive-compulsive spectra: comparison of interviews and self-report instrumentsPaola Rucci
Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology, and Biotechnology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Compr Psychiatry 43:81-7. 2002....
- Cross-cultural validity of the structured clinical interview for panic-agoraphobic spectrumEllen Frank
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:283-90. 2005....