C A Mathews

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tic symptom profiles in subjects with Tourette Syndrome from two genetically isolated populations
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:292-300. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The structure of obsessionality among young adults
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    Depress Anxiety 20:77-85. 2004
  3. pmc Self injurious behaviour in Tourette syndrome: correlates with impulsivity and impulse control
    C A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1149-55. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect on diagnostic rates of assigning patients to ethnically focused inpatient psychiatric units
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0810 La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:823-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect on treatment outcomes of assigning patients to ethnically focused inpatient psychiatric units
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0810 La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:830-5. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic studies of neuropsychiatric disorders in Costa Rica: a model for the use of isolated populations
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 14:13-23. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural influences on diagnosis and perception of Tourette syndrome in Costa Rica
    C A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Avenue, Box NGL 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:456-63. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of obsessive-compulsive disorder in Costa Rica and the United States
    Denise A Chavira
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92037, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:609-19. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Anxiety symptoms and perceived performance in medical students
    Uma Chandavarkar
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:103-11. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Association between maternal smoking and increased symptom severity in Tourette's syndrome
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, and the Department of Psychiatry, North Shore University Hospital New York University School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1066-73. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Tic symptom profiles in subjects with Tourette Syndrome from two genetically isolated populations
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:292-300. 2007
    ..Tourette Syndrome (TS) has a complex etiology and wide variability in phenotypic expression. Identifying underlying symptom patterns may be useful for etiological and outcome studies of TS...
  2. ncbi request reprint The structure of obsessionality among young adults
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    Depress Anxiety 20:77-85. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc Self injurious behaviour in Tourette syndrome: correlates with impulsivity and impulse control
    C A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1149-55. 2004
    ..Although SIB occurs in up to 60% of individuals with TS, and can cause significant clinical impairment and distress, little is known about its aetiology...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect on diagnostic rates of assigning patients to ethnically focused inpatient psychiatric units
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0810 La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:823-9. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect on treatment outcomes of assigning patients to ethnically focused inpatient psychiatric units
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0810 La Jolla, California 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:830-5. 2002
    ..The authors examined whether assigning patients from three ethnic groups-blacks, Latinos, and Asians-to three ethnically focused psychiatric inpatient units would affect treatment outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic studies of neuropsychiatric disorders in Costa Rica: a model for the use of isolated populations
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0810, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 14:13-23. 2004
    ..In this paper we highlight the studies currently being conducted by our groups in the Central Valley of Costa Rica to illustrate the potential advantages of this population for genetic studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural influences on diagnosis and perception of Tourette syndrome in Costa Rica
    C A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Avenue, Box NGL 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:456-63. 2001
    ..This study examines the phenomenology and presentation of TS in Costa Rica...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of obsessive-compulsive disorder in Costa Rica and the United States
    Denise A Chavira
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92037, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:609-19. 2008
    ..However some features of OCD, such as impairment, may be culturally influenced, leading to differences in prevalence rates and treatment utilization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anxiety symptoms and perceived performance in medical students
    Uma Chandavarkar
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:103-11. 2007
    ..In contrast, other anxiety symptoms appear to be maladaptive responses to external stressors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association between maternal smoking and increased symptom severity in Tourette's syndrome
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, and the Department of Psychiatry, North Shore University Hospital New York University School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1066-73. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assortative mating in the affective disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    C A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 42:257-62. 2001
    ..These results support the previously reported findings, and may have important implications for genetic studies...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence for a heritable unidimensional symptom factor underlying obsessionality
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0984, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:676-85. 2008
    ..This component, which is heritable, accounts for the majority of the variation of the more traditionally derived symptom factors in our sample, and is composed of OCS that are not specific to any of the symptom subgroups...
  13. ncbi request reprint Overrepresentation of rare variants in a specific ethnic group may confuse interpretation of association analyses
    Dianne Keen-Kim
    Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 15:3324-8. 2006
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  14. pmc ADHD prevalence and association with hoarding behaviors in childhood-onset OCD
    Brooke Sheppard
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0984, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:667-74. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Genetic linkage in bipolar disorder
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:891-904. 2003
    ..New approaches, such as the use of genetically isolated populations and the use of endophenotypes for bipolar disorder, hold promise for continued advancement in the search to identify specific bipolar disorder genes...
  16. pmc Fine-scale mapping of a locus for severe bipolar mood disorder on chromosome 18p11.3 in the Costa Rican population
    L A McInnes
    Neurogenetics Laboratory, Center for Neurobiology and Psychiatry, and Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:11485-90. 2001
    ..Our results suggest a candidate region containing six genes but also highlight the complexities of LD mapping of common disorders...
  17. ncbi request reprint Results of a SNP genome screen in a large Costa Rican pedigree segregating for severe bipolar disorder
    Susan Service
    Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095 1761, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:367-73. 2006
    ..The difficulties of analyzing genome wide SNP data for complex disorders in large, potentially informative, kindreds are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma and obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0894, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:742-51. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Heritability and clinical features of multigenerational families with obsessive-compulsive disorder and hoarding
    Carol A Mathews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0984, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:174-82. 2007
    ..39 for hoarding. We found reasonable power to detect regions of interest (lod = 2) for OCD in these families, but will need to expand our family collection to have adequate power to detect regions of interest for hoarding...
  20. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of the association between the catecholamine-O-methyl-transferase gene and obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Amin Azzam
    University of California, San Francisco, California 92093 0810, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 123:64-9. 2003
    ..Subgroup stratification based on gender generated no statistically significant associations. These results should be considered in any future work correlating the COMT gene with OCD...
  21. ncbi request reprint CNTNAP2 is disrupted in a family with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome and obsessive compulsive disorder
    Annemieke J M H Verkerk
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Erasmus MC, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Genomics 82:1-9. 2003
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  22. pmc Latent class analysis of gilles de la tourette syndrome using comorbidities: clinical and genetic implications
    Marco A Grados
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:219-25. 2008
    ..This study used latent class analyses (LCA) to identify GTS subphenotypes and assess characteristics and heritability of the classes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sequence variants in SLITRK1 are associated with Tourette's syndrome
    Jesse F Abelson
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Science 310:317-20. 2005
    ..Wild-type SLITRK1, but not the frameshift mutant, enhanced dendritic growth in primary neuronal cultures. Collectively, these findings support the association of rare SLITRK1 sequence variants with TS...