E M Whyte

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression after stroke
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:471-81. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of serotonin-transporter-linked promoter region polymorphism on platelet activation in geriatric depression
    E M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:2074-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral correlates of low vitamin B12 levels in elderly patients with progressive dementia
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:321-7. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The relation of white matter hyperintensities to cognitive performance in the normal old: education matters
    Robert D Nebes
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 13:326-40. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of prior treatment exposure on response to antidepressant treatment in late life
    James D Tew
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:957-65. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Onset of depression in elderly persons after hip fracture: implications for prevention and early intervention of late-life depression
    Eric J Lenze
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:81-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Recovery from major depression in older adults receiving augmentation of antidepressant pharmacotherapy
    Mary Amanda Dew
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:892-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in medical illness: a new lead?
    Charles F Reynolds
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:884-5. 2007
  9. pmc Medical burden in late-life bipolar and major depressive disorders
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, The Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:194-200. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression in late-life: shifting the paradigm from treatment to prevention
    Ellen M Whyte
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:746-51. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression after stroke
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:471-81. 2006
    ..Then, we will discuss recent research supporting the prevention of depression after stroke and the likely positive effect successful prevention may have on non-psychiatric outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of serotonin-transporter-linked promoter region polymorphism on platelet activation in geriatric depression
    E M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:2074-6. 2001
    ..Variations in the serotonin-transporter-linked promoter region (5-HTTLPR) polymorphism may influence the degree of activation. The authors examined the association among depression, platelet activation, and 5-HTTLPR genotype...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral correlates of low vitamin B12 levels in elderly patients with progressive dementia
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:321-7. 2002
    ..In AD, the prevalence of low vitamin B12 serum levels is consistent with that found in community-dwelling elderly persons in general but is associated with greater overall cognitive impairment...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relation of white matter hyperintensities to cognitive performance in the normal old: education matters
    Robert D Nebes
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 13:326-40. 2006
    ..This is consistent with recent concepts of cognitive reserve, but does raise a question as to the underlying source of the cognitive decrement found in the sort of well-educated elders typically used in cognitive-aging studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of prior treatment exposure on response to antidepressant treatment in late life
    James D Tew
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:957-65. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the correlates of prior antidepressant exposure and its association with response to protocolized treatment in older patients with major depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Onset of depression in elderly persons after hip fracture: implications for prevention and early intervention of late-life depression
    Eric J Lenze
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:81-6. 2007
    ..To identify predictors of onset of major depressive disorder (MDD) and of depressive symptoms in subjects who suffered a hip fracture...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recovery from major depression in older adults receiving augmentation of antidepressant pharmacotherapy
    Mary Amanda Dew
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:892-9. 2007
    ..The authors examined likelihood, speed, and predictors of recovery in older adults receiving augmentation pharmacotherapy after inadequate response to standardized treatment with paroxetine plus interpersonal psychotherapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in medical illness: a new lead?
    Charles F Reynolds
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:884-5. 2007
  9. pmc Medical burden in late-life bipolar and major depressive disorders
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, The Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:194-200. 2008
    ..The authors compare medical burden in elderly patients with bipolar disorder with that in those with major depressive disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression in late-life: shifting the paradigm from treatment to prevention
    Ellen M Whyte
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:746-51. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint CYP2D6 genotype and venlafaxine-XR concentrations in depressed elderly
    Ellen M Whyte
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:542-9. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Post stroke depression: epidemiology, pathophysiology, and biological treatment
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:253-64. 2002
    ..The authors conclude that the available evidence supports poststroke depression as being multifactorial in origin and consistent with the biopsychosocial model of mental illness...
  13. ncbi request reprint Depression after stroke: a prospective epidemiological study
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:774-8. 2004
    ..To elucidate the relationship between stroke and depressive symptoms and to determine whether disability or cerebrovascular risk factors mediate that relationship...
  14. ncbi request reprint Time course of response to antidepressants in late-life major depression: therapeutic implications
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Drugs Aging 21:531-54. 2004
    ..Better understanding of factors related to such differences may suggest new intervention strategies to accelerate response...
  15. ncbi request reprint The nature and determinants of neuropsychological functioning in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:587-95. 2004
    ..Cognitive impairment in late-life depression (LLD) is highly prevalent, disabling, poorly understood, and likely related to long-term outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Geriatric depression treatment in nonresponders to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1634-41. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Differential cortical atrophy in subgroups of mild cognitive impairment
    Sandra Bell-McGinty
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:1393-7. 2005
    ..To compare gray matter brain volumes in patients diagnosed with subtypes of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) (those with a focal amnestic disorder and those with more diffuse cognitive dysfunction) with those of elderly controls...
  18. 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...
  19. pmc Empirically derived decision trees for the treatment of late-life depression
    Carmen Andreescu
    Advanced Center in Intervention and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:855-62. 2008
    ..The aim of this analysis was to develop a clinically useful algorithm that would allow clinicians to predict which patients will likely respond to treatment and thereby guide clinical decision making...
  20. ncbi request reprint Persisting low use of antipsychotics in the treatment of major depressive disorder with psychotic features
    Carmen Andreescu
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:194-200. 2007
    ..We assessed the extent to which the pharmacotherapy received by patients with MD-Psy under usual care conforms to these recommendations...
  21. pmc Rescue pharmacotherapy with duloxetine for selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor nonresponders in late-life depression: outcome and tolerability
    Jordan F Karp
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:457-63. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Missed diagnosis of psychotic depression at 4 academic medical centers
    Anthony J Rothschild
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and UMass Memorial Healthcare, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1293-6. 2008
    ..Major depressive disorder with psychotic features (psychotic depression), though occurring relatively frequently in the general population, is a commonly missed psychiatric diagnosis...