G Goldstein

Summary

Affiliation: VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The cycle of schizoaffective disorder, cognitive ability, alcoholism, and suicidality
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System in Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:35-43. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Medical, psychiatric and demographic factors associated with suicidal behavior in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Educational and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 199:37-43. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of antipsychotic medication on factor and cluster structure of neurologic examination abnormalities in schizophrenia
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh HCS, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Schizophr Res 75:55-64. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation during alcohol detoxication in comorbid neuropsychiatric patients
    Gerald Goldstein
    Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Departmentof Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:225-34. 2005
  5. pmc The structure of intelligence in children and adults with high functioning autism
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:301-12. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A Taxonomy of medical comorbidity for veterans who are homeless
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:991-1005. 2008
  7. pmc Comorbidity between psychiatric and general medical disorders in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    VISN 4 MIRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151R, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Psychiatr Q 80:199-212. 2009
  8. doi request reprint A retrospective study of heterogeneity in neurocognitive profiles associated with traumatic brain injury
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Educational, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15206, USA
    Brain Inj 24:625-35. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Advocacy for neuropsychology in the public sector: the VA experience
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15206, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:401-16. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Factor structure and risk factors for the health status of homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:311-23. 2010

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The cycle of schizoaffective disorder, cognitive ability, alcoholism, and suicidality
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System in Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:35-43. 2006
    ..Cognitive dysfunction and/or alcoholism did not contribute additionally to risk in this study...
  2. doi request reprint Medical, psychiatric and demographic factors associated with suicidal behavior in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Educational and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 199:37-43. 2012
    ..There may be up to 14-1 odds that an individual who reports being seriously depressed or having difficulty inhibiting aggression may have a serious potential for suicidal behaviors...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of antipsychotic medication on factor and cluster structure of neurologic examination abnormalities in schizophrenia
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh HCS, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Schizophr Res 75:55-64. 2005
    ..As is the case with other domains of symptoms and performance in schizophrenia, relationships among neurologic exam variables are altered by the presence of antipsychotic medication...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation during alcohol detoxication in comorbid neuropsychiatric patients
    Gerald Goldstein
    Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Departmentof Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:225-34. 2005
    ..We concluded that the training produced significant improvement over and above natural recovery during detoxication...
  5. pmc The structure of intelligence in children and adults with high functioning autism
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:301-12. 2008
    ..Findings suggest similar organization of cognitive abilities in HFA, but with the possibility of underconnectivity or reduced communication among brain regions in autism...
  6. doi request reprint A Taxonomy of medical comorbidity for veterans who are homeless
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:991-1005. 2008
    ..Medical health problems are common and heterogeneous in homeless individuals. Classifications of these problems may be useful in planning treatment and predicting outcome...
  7. pmc Comorbidity between psychiatric and general medical disorders in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    VISN 4 MIRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151R, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Psychiatr Q 80:199-212. 2009
    ..Mental and general medical health problems in homeless veterans often occur in association with each other and form identifiable patterns that vary on sociodemographic factors...
  8. doi request reprint A retrospective study of heterogeneity in neurocognitive profiles associated with traumatic brain injury
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Educational, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15206, USA
    Brain Inj 24:625-35. 2010
    ..To establish empirical sub-types, based upon cognitive test results of individuals who had sustained traumatic brain injury...
  9. doi request reprint Advocacy for neuropsychology in the public sector: the VA experience
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15206, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:401-16. 2010
    ..Distinctions among advocacy issues that are of concern to the general public, those that are of concern to all psychologists involved in healthcare, and those specifically related to clinical neuropsychology are made...
  10. doi request reprint Factor structure and risk factors for the health status of homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:311-23. 2010
    ..Scoring high or low on a particular factor is associated with numerous historical and sociodemographic considerations, notably age, ethnicity, and employment status...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function in schizoaffective disorder and clinical subtypes of schizophrenia
    Gerald Goldstein
    Research 151R, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:153-9. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Length and number of hospitalizations in two cohorts of veterans with chronic schizophrenia
    G Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:245-7. 2000
    ..The finding suggests the need to improve methods for relapse prevention...
  13. ncbi request reprint A comparison of WAIS-R profiles in adults with high-functioning autism or differing subtypes of learning disability
    G Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System and School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 8:148-54. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Sensory-perceptual dysfunction in patients with schizophrenia and comorbid alcoholism
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:1010-6. 2002
    ..A comparison of groups across ages on a single Perceptual Disorders Index score showed a substantially larger age effect in the comorbid schizophrenia group relative to the other groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attentional processes in autism
    G Goldstein
    Veterans Administration Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 31:433-40. 2001
    ..Thus, purported attention deficits in autism may actually be primary deficits in complex decision making or psychomotor abilities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the WAIS-R in patients with schizophrenia
    D N Allen
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Highland Drive Division, PA 15206, USA
    Schizophr Res 34:87-94. 1998
    ..Also, patients with schizophrenia performed significantly worse than the WAIS-R sample on all factors. These results provide support for the validity of the WAIS-R factors in patients with schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive dysfunction in patients diagnosed with schizophrenia and alcoholism
    D N Allen
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Neuropsychology 13:62-8. 1999
    ..The magnitude of additive effects of alcoholism on cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia was age related with a significant interaction between age and presence or absence of alcoholism on a global index of cognitive dysfunction...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relationships between cognitive and neurological performance in neuroleptic-naïve psychosis
    Richard D Sanders
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 16:480-7. 2004
    ..Customarily, frontal neuropsychological tasks also relate more strongly to CogPer than to RepMot. Approximately one-half of the variability in these cognitive and neurological assessments is shared...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is the Halstead Category Test a multidimensional instrument?
    D N Allen
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Highland Drive Division 15R, PA 15206 1297, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 21:237-44. 1999
    ..01 ) with all of the other cognitive measures. It was concluded that the Category Test is a multidimensional procedure with factors associated in a general way with other cognitive abilities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Poststroke depression and anxiety: different assessment methods result in variations in incidence and severity estimates
    C J Schramke
    VA Pittsburgh Health Care System, and Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15206, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 20:723-37. 1998
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  21. pmc The profile of memory function in children with autism
    Diane L Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:21-9. 2006
    ..A principal components analysis indicated that the factor structure of the subtests differed substantially between the children with autism and controls, suggesting differing organizations of memory ability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Indicators of genetic liability to schizophrenia: a sibling study of neuropsychological performance
    Judy L Thompson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 4207 Sennott Square, 210 S Bouquet St, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Schizophr Bull 31:85-96. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint The application of short forms of the Wechsler Intelligence scales in adults and children with high functioning autism
    Nancy J Minshew
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:45-52. 2005
    ..8-.9 range. It was concluded that short forms may be used with good predictive accuracy in individuals with high functioning autism, even when the subtest profile is atypical...
  24. ncbi request reprint Verbal and spatial working memory in autism
    Diane L Williams
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:747-56. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint Decreased psychopathology & family burden. Associated with clozapine treatment of patients with refractory schizophrenia
    Nadine Snyder
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Highland Drive 116A4, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 40:34-9. 2002
    ..2. Families that were more involved with patients were more satisfied. 3. Money directed at intensive management and rehabilitation decreases hospitalization and increases community functioning of people with schizophrenia...
  26. pmc Molecular neurodevelopment: an in vivo 31P-1H MRSI study
    Gerald Goldstein
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:671-83. 2009
    ..Monitoring of these molecular markers is essential for devising treatment strategies for neurodevelopmental disorders...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impaired memory for faces and social scenes in autism: clinical implications of memory dysfunction
    Diane L Williams
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Webster Hall Suite 300, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:1-15. 2005
    ..Most importantly, the deficits in memory for faces and common social scenes, complex visual/spatial stimuli, demonstrate the contribution of memory dysfunction in autism to deficits in real life function...
  28. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic specificity and neuroanatomical validity of neurological abnormalities in first-episode psychoses
    Matcheri S Keshavan
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburg, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1298-304. 2003
    ..quot; This study examined the neuroanatomical correlates and diagnostic specificity of abnormal findings on the neurological examination in first-episode schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study of premorbid ability and aging differences in cognitive clusters of schizophrenia
    William P Horan
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 118:209-21. 2003
    ..Results provide further support for the validity of these subgroups and encourage continued efforts to identify cognitively based candidate schizophrenia subtypes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Malingering indexes for the Halstead Category Test
    Teri J Forrest
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas 89154 5030, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:334-47. 2004
    ..4% of the patients with brain damage as malingerers. A stepwise analysis indicated that number of errors on subtests I and II and Total Errors were particularly sensitive to malingering...
  31. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the Neurological Evaluation Scale in unmedicated schizophrenia
    Richard D Sanders
    Dayton VA Hospital, 4100 W Third Street, Dayton, OH 45428, USA
    Psychiatry Res 133:65-71. 2005
    ..The current results contribute to the development of empirical subscales for neurological assessment procedures to be used in psychiatric conditions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Abstract reasoning in autism: a dissociation between concept formation and concept identification
    Nancy J Minshew
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center and University of Haifa, Israel
    Neuropsychology 16:327-34. 2002
    ..Stepwise discriminant function analyses revealed that 2 tests of concept formation correctly classified 78.4% of cases, whereas concept identification tasks did not pass the tolerance test...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of the Halstead Category Test factor scores to brain damage
    Daniel N Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:638-52. 2007
    ..Findings provide further support for the validity of the HCT factors, and are consistent with the view that factor scores may be useful in interpreting the HCT...
  34. pmc Neuropsychologic functioning in children with autism: further evidence for disordered complex information-processing
    Diane L Williams
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 12:279-98. 2006
    ..Children as compared to adults with autism exhibited more prominent sensory-perceptual symptoms and less pronounced reasoning deficits reflecting brain maturation...
  35. ncbi request reprint A consideration of neuropsychologically normal schizophrenia
    Daniel N Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 455030, Las Vegas, NV 89154, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:56-63. 2003
    ..The results are discussed in regard to possible neurobiological differences between neuropsychologically impaired and intact schizophrenic patients, and implications for course and outcome...
  36. ncbi request reprint Correlations between age and higher cognitive function in schizophrenia subgroups
    William P Horan
    Schizophr Res 61:325-6. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric contributions to nonverbal abstract reasoning and problem solving
    Daniel N Allen
    Neuropsychology Research Program, Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:713-20. 2007
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