S R Pliszka

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Texas Children's Medication Algorithm Project: revision of the algorithm for pharmacotherapy of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:642-57. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of inhibitory control areas in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder who were treatment naive or in long-term treatment
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1052-60. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychopharmacology of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78284 7792, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1385-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological effects of stimulant treatment on inhibitory control in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:356-66. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-stimulant treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:253-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study of the children's medication algorithm project (CMAP) algorithm for the treatment of ADHD
    Steven R Pliszka
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 8229 3900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:279-87. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint New developments in psychopharmacology of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 10:1797-807. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychiatric comorbidity with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 9:525-40, vii. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint A double-blind, placebo-controlled study of Adderall and methylphenidate in the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio UTHSCSA 78284 7792, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:619-26. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: efficacy, safety and mechanisms of action
    Steven R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:61-72. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint The Texas Children's Medication Algorithm Project: revision of the algorithm for pharmacotherapy of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:642-57. 2006
    ..Advances in the psychopharmacology of ADHD and results of a feasibility study of algorithm use in community mental health centers caused the algorithm to be modified and updated...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of inhibitory control areas in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder who were treatment naive or in long-term treatment
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1052-60. 2006
    ..Event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) might establish if these regions differ in their activity in ADHD children relative to healthy comparison subjects...
  3. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychopharmacology of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78284 7792, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1385-90. 2005
    ..Ultimately, ADHD therapy may modify activity in the NE and DA systems to a more optimal level, thus improving responses to environmental stimuli and enhancing working memory and executive function...
  4. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological effects of stimulant treatment on inhibitory control in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:356-66. 2007
    ..To examine the electrophysiological effects of methylphenidate (MPH) on inhibitory control in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-stimulant treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:253-8. 2003
    ..Clinical guidelines for each of these agents, as well as their use in combination with stimulants in comorbid conditions, will be discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint A feasibility study of the children's medication algorithm project (CMAP) algorithm for the treatment of ADHD
    Steven R Pliszka
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 8229 3900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:279-87. 2003
    ..To determine whether an algorithm for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can be implemented in a community mental health center...
  7. ncbi request reprint New developments in psychopharmacology of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7792, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 10:1797-807. 2001
    ..Advances in the pharmacogenetics of ADHD may lead to the development of yet more compounds in the near future...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychiatric comorbidity with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 9:525-40, vii. 2000
    ..About 20% to 25% of children with ADHD meet criteria for a learning disorder (LD), but LD seems to be independent of ADHD...
  9. ncbi request reprint A double-blind, placebo-controlled study of Adderall and methylphenidate in the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio UTHSCSA 78284 7792, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:619-26. 2000
    ..While Adderall has been available for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) for several years, there are few controlled studies comparing it to methylphenidate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: efficacy, safety and mechanisms of action
    Steven R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:61-72. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint The Texas Children's Medication Algorithm Project: Report of the Texas Consensus Conference Panel on Medication Treatment of Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Part II: Tactics. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:920-7. 2000
    ..Specific tactical recommendations were developed with regard to medication dosage, assessment of drug response, management of side effects, and long-term medication management...
  12. ncbi request reprint The Texas Children's Medication Algorithm Project: Report of the Texas Consensus Conference Panel on Medication Treatment of Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Part I. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    S R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:908-19. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Interview Module for Intermittent Explosive Disorder (M-IED) in children and adolescents: a pilot study
    R L Olvera
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, TX San Antonio 78284 7792, USA
    Psychiatry Res 101:259-67. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparative effects of methylphenidate and mixed salts amphetamine on height and weight in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Steven R Pliszka
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas of Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:520-6. 2006
    ..To determine whether methylphenidate (MPH) and mixed salts amphetamine (MSA) have different effects on growth in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  15. ncbi request reprint Texas Children's Medication Algorithm Project: update from Texas Consensus Conference Panel on Medication Treatment of Childhood Major Depressive Disorder
    Carroll W Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8589, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:667-86. 2007
    ..To revise and update consensus guidelines for medication treatment algorithms for childhood major depressive disorder based on new scientific evidence and expert clinical consensus when evidence is lacking...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological deficits in adolescents with conduct disorder and comorbid bipolar disorder: a pilot study
    Rene L Olvera
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78284 7793, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:57-67. 2005
    ..We report pilot data on neuropsychological deficits in aggressive juvenile offenders with and without bipolar disorder compared with each other and healthy controls...
  17. pmc Assessment of personality dimensions in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder using the Junior Temperament and Character Inventory
    Rene L Olvera
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:13-21. 2009
    ..We compared temperament and character traits in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder (BP) and healthy control (HC) subjects...
  18. pmc Reduced medial prefrontal N-acetyl-aspartate levels in pediatric major depressive disorder: a multi-voxel in vivo(1)H spectroscopy study
    Rene Luis Olvera
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Psychiatry Res 184:71-6. 2010
    ..Pediatric patients with MDD exhibit neurochemical alterations in prefrontal cortex regions that are important in the monitoring and regulation of emotional states...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological management of treatment-induced insomnia in ADHD
    Christopher J Kratochvil
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68195 5581, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:499-501. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Affective disorder in juvenile offenders: A preliminary study
    S R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78284 7792, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:130-2. 2000
    ..The authors' goal was to determine the prevalence of major mental disorders and substance abuse in adolescents admitted to a juvenile detention center...
  21. ncbi request reprint Low levels of N-acetyl aspartate in the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex of pediatric bipolar patients
    Rene L Olvera
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:461-73. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidities in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: implications for management
    Steven R Pliszka
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Paediatr Drugs 5:741-50. 2003
    ..Clinicians who work with patients with ADHD should be prepared to deal with a wide range of emotional and behavioral problems beyond the core symptoms of inattention and impulsivity/hyperactivity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging studies in bipolar children and adolescents
    Rene L Olvera
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 62:121-46. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Proton spectroscopy study of the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in pediatric depressed patients
    Sheila C Caetano
    Division of Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Neurosci Lett 384:321-6. 2005
    ..Increased myo-inositol levels in MDD may represent a disturbed secondary messenger system. GPC + PC and myo-inositol abnormalities further demonstrate the involvement of DLPFC in pediatric MDD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of mixed amphetamine salts extended release (adderall XR) in the management of oppositional defiant disorder with or without comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in school-aged children and adolescents: A 4-week, multicent
    Thomas J Spencer
    Clinical and Research Program, Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Ther 28:402-18. 2006
    ..Comorbid ODD is reportedly present in 40% to 70% of children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Abnormal brain activity related to performance monitoring and error detection in children with ADHD
    Mario Liotti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, UK
    Cortex 41:377-88. 2005
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  27. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological correlates of response inhibition in children and adolescents with ADHD: influence of gender, age, and previous treatment history
    Mario Liotti
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychophysiology 44:936-48. 2007
    ..Both effects were independent of gender and age...
  28. doi request reprint Modafinil improves symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder across subtypes in children and adolescents
    Joseph Biederman
    Pediatric Psychopharmacology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr 152:394-9. 2008
    ..This secondary analysis evaluated the efficacy of modafinil in children and adolescents by subtype of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) using pooled data from 3 double-blind, placebo-controlled studies...

Research Grants4

  1. NEUROIMAGING OF INHIBITION & STIMULANT RESPONSE IN ADHD
    Steven Pliszka; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..5) We will control for effects of gender and age, in particular girls with ADHD may not show the same neurobiological mechanisms as boys. ..