KATALIN NONE SZANTO

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Research to reduce the suicide rate among older adults: methodology roadblocks and promising paradigms
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:586-9. 2013
  2. pmc Social emotion recognition, social functioning, and attempted suicide in late-life depression
    Katalin Szanto
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:257-65. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Emergence, persistence, and resolution of suicidal ideation during treatment of depression in old age
    Katalin Szanto
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, United States
    J Affect Disord 98:153-61. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Indirect self-destructive behavior and overt suicidality in patients with complicated grief
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:233-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in response to antidepressant treatment in older adults
    Alex Cohen
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:50-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Occurrence and course of suicidality during short-term treatment of late-life depression
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, The Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:610-7. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Correlates of suicidality among patients with psychotic depression
    Ayal Schaffer
    Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:403-14. 2008
  8. pmc Antidepressant prescription and suicide rates: effect of age and gender
    Sandor Kalmar
    Semmelweis Hospital, Kiskunhalas, Hungary
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:363-74. 2008
  9. pmc Cognitive performance in suicidal depressed elderly: preliminary report
    Alexandre Y Dombrovski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:109-15. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The psychosocial context of trauma in treating PTSD patients
    Herbert Hendin
    Suicide Prevention International, 1045 Park Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:28-32. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Risk and Protective Factors in Late-Life Suicide
    Katalin Szanto; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Identifying cognitive markers of late-life suicide
    KATALIN NONE SZANTO; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Research to reduce the suicide rate among older adults: methodology roadblocks and promising paradigms
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:586-9. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Social emotion recognition, social functioning, and attempted suicide in late-life depression
    Katalin Szanto
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:257-65. 2012
    ..This study assessed the relationship between social emotion recognition, problem solving, social functioning, and attempted suicide in late-life depression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Emergence, persistence, and resolution of suicidal ideation during treatment of depression in old age
    Katalin Szanto
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, United States
    J Affect Disord 98:153-61. 2007
    ..To determine the rate and clinical correlates of emergent, persistent, and resolved suicidal ideation during treatment of major depression in the elderly...
  4. ncbi request reprint Indirect self-destructive behavior and overt suicidality in patients with complicated grief
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:233-9. 2006
    ..Therefore, we examined suicidal behavior and its correlates in 149 patients who signed informed consent statements to participate in a National Institute of Mental Health-funded treatment study of complicated grief...
  5. ncbi request reprint Social inequalities in response to antidepressant treatment in older adults
    Alex Cohen
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:50-6. 2006
    ..We examined the relationship between socioeconomic status and response to treatment for depression among older adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Occurrence and course of suicidality during short-term treatment of late-life depression
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, The Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:610-7. 2003
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Correlates of suicidality among patients with psychotic depression
    Ayal Schaffer
    Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:403-14. 2008
    ..These findings reinforce the evidence that patients with psychotic depression are at high risk for suicide and underscore the importance of examining correlates of suicidality specific to patients with psychotic depression...
  8. pmc Antidepressant prescription and suicide rates: effect of age and gender
    Sandor Kalmar
    Semmelweis Hospital, Kiskunhalas, Hungary
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:363-74. 2008
    ..Antidepressant prescription rate was related to suicide rate after controlling for divorce rate or unemployment rate, but not after controlling for alcohol consumption rate...
  9. pmc Cognitive performance in suicidal depressed elderly: preliminary report
    Alexandre Y Dombrovski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:109-15. 2008
    ..This study examined cognitive function in general and executive functioning specifically in depressed elderly with and without suicidal ideation and attempts...
  10. doi request reprint The psychosocial context of trauma in treating PTSD patients
    Herbert Hendin
    Suicide Prevention International, 1045 Park Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:28-32. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint A suicide prevention program in a region with a very high suicide rate
    Katalin Szanto
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:914-20. 2007
    ..Rates vary widely within and between countries. A suicide prevention program has never been tested in a region with a very high suicide rate in comparison with control regions without such intervention over the same period...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of intense affective states in signaling a suicide crisis
    Herbert Hendin
    Suicide Prevention International, New York, New York 10028, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:363-8. 2007
    ..Recognizing intense affective states and the interaction among them may help clinicians identify a suicide crisis in depressed patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to therapists' distress after the suicide of a patient
    Herbert Hendin
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 22nd Floor, 120 Wall St, New York, NY 10005, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1442-6. 2004
    ..Factors contributing to therapists' severe distress after the suicide of a patient were investigated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Speed of improvement in sleep disturbance and anxiety compared with core mood symptoms during acute treatment of depression in old age
    Alexandre Y Dombrovski
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:550-4. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relative speed of improvement in sleep disturbance and anxiety symptoms compared with core mood symptoms in acute treatment of late-life major depression...
  15. ncbi request reprint Desperation and other affective states in suicidal patients
    Herbert Hendin
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:386-94. 2004
    ..The acute affective state most associated with a suicide crisis was desperation. Hopelessness, rage, abandonment, self-hatred, and anxiety were also significantly more frequently evidenced in the suicide patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Maintenance treatment of major depression in old age
    Charles F Reynolds
    Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:1130-8. 2006
    ..Elderly patients with major depression, including those having a first episode, are at high risk for recurrence of depression, disability, and death...
  17. ncbi request reprint Problems in psychotherapy with suicidal patients
    Herbert Hendin
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 120 Wall St, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10005, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:67-72. 2006
    ..The authors studied recurrent problems in psychotherapy with suicidal patients by examining the cases of patients who died by suicide while receiving open-ended psychotherapy and medication...
  18. ncbi request reprint Identification of suicidal ideation and prevention of suicidal behaviour in the elderly
    Katalin Szanto
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:11-24. 2002
    ..Prevention and treatment trials are underway to detect the effectiveness of improved treatment of depression by primary care physicians as a means of reducing the prevalence of depressive symptoms, hopelessness and suicidal ideation...

Research Grants3

  1. Risk and Protective Factors in Late-Life Suicide
    Katalin Szanto; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research studies will take place and be supported by the Intervention Research Center for Late-Life Mood Disorders. ..
  2. Identifying cognitive markers of late-life suicide
    KATALIN NONE SZANTO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The compact cognitive battery for assessing suicide risk derived from this research can be used in future prospective studies and in clinical settings. ..