B L Parry

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Weak evidence of bright light effects on human LH and FSH
    Daniel F Kripke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    J Circadian Rhythms 8:5. 2010
  2. pmc Measurement of illumination exposure in postpartum women
    Emily J Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92093 0667, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 3:5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep, rhythms and women's mood. Part I. Menstrual cycle, pregnancy and postpartum
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry 0804, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:129-44. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep, rhythms and women's mood. Part II. Menopause
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry 0804, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:197-208. 2006
  5. pmc Increased melatonin and delayed offset in menopausal depression: role of years past menopause, follicle-stimulating hormone, sleep end time, and body mass index
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0804, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:54-60. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Perimenopausal depression
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:23-7. 2008
  7. pmc Late, but not early, wake therapy reduces morning plasma melatonin: relationship to mood in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, United States
    Psychiatry Res 161:76-86. 2008
  8. pmc Plasma melatonin circadian rhythm disturbances during pregnancy and postpartum in depressed women and women with personal or family histories of depression
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1551-8. 2008
  9. pmc Increased sensitivity to light-induced melatonin suppression in premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0804, USA
    Chronobiol Int 27:1438-53. 2010
  10. pmc Reduced phase-advance of plasma melatonin after bright morning light in the luteal, but not follicular, menstrual cycle phase in premenstrual dysphoric disorder: an extended study
    Barbara L Parry
    the Center for Chronobiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Chronobiol Int 28:415-24. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Melatonin in Menopausal Depression
    Barbara L Parry; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Biological Rhythms in Postpartum Depression
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Biological Rhythms in Postpartum Depression
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Probing Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder with Light
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Melatonin in Menopausal Depression
    Barbara L Parry; Fiscal Year: 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Weak evidence of bright light effects on human LH and FSH
    Daniel F Kripke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    J Circadian Rhythms 8:5. 2010
    ..There is some evidence that seasonal breeding in humans is regulated by similar mechanisms, and that light stimulates LH secretion, but primate responses seem complex...
  2. pmc Measurement of illumination exposure in postpartum women
    Emily J Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92093 0667, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 3:5. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the levels of illumination experienced by postpartum mothers and to discover any relationship between light exposure and mood levels experienced during the postpartum period...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep, rhythms and women's mood. Part I. Menstrual cycle, pregnancy and postpartum
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry 0804, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:129-44. 2006
    ..This information could serve as the basis for developing more targeted treatment strategies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep, rhythms and women's mood. Part II. Menopause
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry 0804, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:197-208. 2006
    ..Further work is needed to characterize more fully the particular abnormalities associated with well-defined menopausal depression in order to develop treatment strategies targeted more specifically to pathogenesis...
  5. pmc Increased melatonin and delayed offset in menopausal depression: role of years past menopause, follicle-stimulating hormone, sleep end time, and body mass index
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0804, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:54-60. 2008
    ..The constellation of endocrine patterns accompanying menopausal depression remains incompletely characterized...
  6. doi request reprint Perimenopausal depression
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:23-7. 2008
  7. pmc Late, but not early, wake therapy reduces morning plasma melatonin: relationship to mood in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, United States
    Psychiatry Res 161:76-86. 2008
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  8. pmc Plasma melatonin circadian rhythm disturbances during pregnancy and postpartum in depressed women and women with personal or family histories of depression
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1551-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that disturbances in levels of plasma melatonin differentiate pregnant and postpartum women with major depression from matched pregnant and postpartum healthy comparison women...
  9. pmc Increased sensitivity to light-induced melatonin suppression in premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0804, USA
    Chronobiol Int 27:1438-53. 2010
    ..15%) phase (p = .047). Additionally, in the LL (but not the MF) phase, % suppression after 200 lux light was significantly positively correlated with serum estradiol level (p = .007) in PMDD patients, but not in NC subjects (p > .05)...
  10. pmc Reduced phase-advance of plasma melatonin after bright morning light in the luteal, but not follicular, menstrual cycle phase in premenstrual dysphoric disorder: an extended study
    Barbara L Parry
    the Center for Chronobiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Chronobiol Int 28:415-24. 2011
    ..The resulting circadian rhythm malsynchonization may contribute to the occurrence of luteal phase depressive symptoms in women with PMDD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sleep EEG studies during early and late partial sleep deprivation in premenstrual dysphoric disorder and normal control subjects
    B L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0804, USA
    Psychiatry Res 85:127-43. 1999
    ..LSD did not correlate with clinical response. Further sleep studies addressing additional circadian variables may serve to elucidate mechanisms mediating the therapeutic effects of sleep deprivation in PMDD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Jet lag: minimizing it's effects with critically timed bright light and melatonin administration
    Barbara L Parry
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0804, USA
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 4:463-6. 2002
    ..Specific recommendations using bright light and melatonin for eastward and westward travel before and after departure are provided for time zone changes of up to 6, 7-9 and 10 or more hours...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chronobiological basis of female-specific mood disorders
    B L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 25:S102-8. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Hormonal basis of mood and postpartum disorders
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Curr Womens Health Rep 3:230-5. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint The role of central serotonergic dysfunction in the aetiology of premenstrual dysphoric disorder: therapeutic implications
    B L Parry
    University of California, San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0804, USA
    CNS Drugs 15:277-85. 2001
    ..Based on treatment studies, a selective serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine; 5-HT) reuptake inhibitor, fluoxetine, has been approved for use in PMDD by the US Food and Drug Administration...
  16. ncbi request reprint Can critically timed sleep deprivation be useful in pregnancy and postpartum depressions?
    B L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    J Affect Disord 60:201-12. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to test the efficacy of critically timed sleep deprivation in major mood disorders (MMD) occurring during pregnancy and postpartum...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mood disorders and the reproductive cycle
    B L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 3:53-8. 2000
    ..These interventions may have fewer side effects and a greater potential for patient compliance than some antidepressant drugs...
  18. pmc The relationship of nocturnal melatonin to estradiol and progesterone in depressed and healthy pregnant women
    Emerson S Posadas
    the Center for Chronobiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:649-55. 2012
    ..To assess the relationship between nocturnal plasma melatonin and serum estradiol (E(2)) and progesterone (P(4)) levels in depressed pregnant women (DW) and matched healthy women (HW)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Menopause: neuroendocrine changes and hormone replacement therapy
    Barbara L Parry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 59:135-45. 2004
    ..We evaluated the effects of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) alone and in combination with a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor on mood, cognition, and neuroendocrine parameters in peri- and postmenopausal women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Screening women for postpartum depression at well baby visits: resistance encountered and recommendations
    L W Tam
    Arch Womens Ment Health 5:79-82. 2002
    ..Therefore, our objective is to test the utility of screening women for postpartum depression at each well baby visit over the course of the first postpartum year as compared with controls derived from clinical practice and chart review...
  21. ncbi request reprint Autonomic and cardiovascular function in postmenopausal women: the effects of estrogen versus combination therapy
    Noha H Farag
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, UCSD Medical Center, 92103 0804, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:954-61. 2002
    ..This study examined the effects of oral estrogen (ERT) alone versus oral estrogen/medroxyprogesterone acetate (HRT) therapy on cardiovascular function, as controlled by the autonomic nervous system...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sleep and menopause
    Sara Nowakowski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 9:165-72. 2009
    ..Our discussion includes the causes, clinical diagnosis, and treatment of sleep disorders in perimenopausal and postmenopausal women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does estrogen enhance the antidepressant effects of fluoxetine?
    Leslie Westlund Tam
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, UCSD 0804, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0804, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:87-92. 2003
    ..While hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has not been shown to be an effective treatment for major depression, preliminary studies suggest that estrogen may potentiate the effect of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Postpartum depression
    Katherine L Wisner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:194-9. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances at menopause are related to sleep disorders and anxiety symptoms
    Barbara L Parry
    Menopause 14:812-4. 2007
  26. pmc Measuring melatonin in humans
    Susan Benloucif
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:66-9. 2008
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Research Grants19

  1. Melatonin in Menopausal Depression
    Barbara L Parry; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  2. Biological Rhythms in Postpartum Depression
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study would serve as the basis of future studies in which treatments designed to correct these underlying abnormalities in circadian rhythms, and restore them to those of NC women, thereby would improve mood in DP. ..
  3. Biological Rhythms in Postpartum Depression
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study would serve as the basis of future studies in which treatments designed to correct these underlying abnormalities in circadian rhythms, and restore them to those of NC women, thereby would improve mood in DP. ..
  4. Probing Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder with Light
    Barbara Parry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These investigations will provide further insight into the pathophysiology of PMDD and other depressive disorders in women, and serve as a basis for refining light treatment interventions in the future. ..
  5. Melatonin in Menopausal Depression
    Barbara L Parry; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It also will confirm and extend our understanding of chronobiological abnormalities in depressed women as the basis for developing innovative treatments. ..