M B Stein


Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA


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    Stein M. Medication treatments for panic disorder and social phobia. Depress Anxiety. 1998;7:134-8 pubmed
    ..Then, three panic disorder studies which used clonazepam, clomipramine or paroxetine, and citalopram are examined. These studies serve to strengthen the empirical research base regarding which treatments are useful in these disorders. ..
  2. Bomyea J, Stein M, Lang A. Interference control training for PTSD: A randomized controlled trial of a novel computer-based intervention. J Anxiety Disord. 2015;34:33-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Cognitive training of this type may hold promise as a novel intervention for reducing PTSD symptoms, although the mechanism of action and implications for models of PTSD requires future study. ..
  3. Stein M, McCarthy M, Chen C, Jain S, Gelernter J, He F, et al. Genome-wide analysis of insomnia disorder. Mol Psychiatry. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..59, se?=?0.23, p?=?0.009) in external datasets. Insomnia associated loci may contribute to the genetic risk underlying a range of health conditions including psychiatric disorders and metabolic disease. ..
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    Stein M, Fyer A, Davidson J, Pollack M, Wiita B. Fluvoxamine treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder): a double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Am J Psychiatry. 1999;156:756-60 pubmed
    ..Overall, fluvoxamine was well tolerated and safe. These findings indicate that fluvoxamine is efficacious in the pharmacologic management of serious forms of social phobia. ..
  5. Bell K, Brockway J, Fann J, Cole W, St De Lore J, Bush N, et al. Concussion treatment after combat trauma: development of a telephone based, problem solving intervention for service members. Contemp Clin Trials. 2015;40:54-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The methods involved in enrolling and retaining an often hard-to-study population are also highlighted. ..
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    Stein M, Kline N, Matloff J. Adjunctive olanzapine for SSRI-resistant combat-related PTSD: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Am J Psychiatry. 2002;159:1777-9 pubmed
    ..Despite the small group size, the findings suggest a role for olanzapine or other atypical antipsychotics in treating SSRI-resistant PTSD. Sleep symptoms may especially benefit. ..
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    Stein M. Neurobiology of generalized anxiety disorder. J Clin Psychiatry. 2009;70 Suppl 2:15-9 pubmed
    ..Recent research into the genetics and neural circuitry of GAD may suggest solutions for the disorder's diagnostic controversies and point the way to productive future studies of etiology and pathophysiology. ..
  8. Stein M, Ravindran L, Simon N, Liebowitz M, Khan A, Brawman Mintzer O, et al. Levetiracetam in generalized social anxiety disorder: a double-blind, randomized controlled trial. J Clin Psychiatry. 2010;71:627-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Although well-tolerated, levetiracetam failed to separate from placebo in this trial for the treatment of moderate to severe GSAD. ..
  9. Logsetty S, Shamlou A, Gawaziuk J, March J, Doupe M, Chateau D, et al. Mental health outcomes of burn: A longitudinal population-based study of adults hospitalized for burns. Burns. 2016;42:738-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study highlights the importance of assessment and treatment of mental health outcomes in this population. ..

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  1. Stein M, Campbell Sills L, Ursano R, Rosellini A, Colpe L, He F, et al. Childhood Maltreatment and Lifetime Suicidal Behaviors Among New Soldiers in the US Army: Results From the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (Army STARRS). J Clin Psychiatry. 2018;79: pubmed publisher
    ..Focus on childhood maltreatment might reveal avenues for risk reduction among new soldiers. ..
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    Stein M, Sareen J, Hami S, Chao J. Pindolol potentiation of paroxetine for generalized social phobia: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study. Am J Psychiatry. 2001;158:1725-7 pubmed
    ..The effectiveness of pindolol as an adjunctive treatment to boost response to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in patients with generalized social phobia was tested...
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    Stein M, Barrett Connor E. Quality of life in older adults receiving medications for anxiety, depression, or insomnia: findings from a community-based study. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2002;10:568-74 pubmed
    ..The authors examined the association between these conditions, as indicated by the use of antidepressant, anxiolytic, or hypnotic medications, and HRQoL parameters in older men and women...
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    Stein M, Schork N, Gelernter J. Gene-by-environment (serotonin transporter and childhood maltreatment) interaction for anxiety sensitivity, an intermediate phenotype for anxiety disorders. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2008;33:312-9 pubmed
    ..These findings are consistent with the notion that 5-HTTLPR operates broadly to moderate emotional responsivity to stress. ..
  5. Stein M, Yang B, Chavira D, Hitchcock C, Sung S, Shipon Blum E, et al. A common genetic variant in the neurexin superfamily member CNTNAP2 is associated with increased risk for selective mutism and social anxiety-related traits. Biol Psychiatry. 2011;69:825-31 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined association of a susceptibility gene, contactin-associated protein-like 2 (CNTNAP2), for ASDs and specific language impairment with SM and social anxiety-related traits...
  6. Yue J, Burke J, Upadhyayula P, Winkler E, Deng H, Robinson C, et al. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Treating Neurocognitive and Neuropsychiatric Disorders Following Traumatic Brain Injury: An Evaluation of Current Evidence. Brain Sci. 2017;7: pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, placebo-controlled studies with extended follow-up periods and concurrent biomarker, neuroimaging and behavioral data are necessary to delineate the attributable pharmacological effects of SSRIs in the TBI population. ..