Carolyn E Sartor

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence in young women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:810-8. 2010
  2. pmc Initial response to cigarettes predicts rate of progression to regular smoking: findings from an offspring-of-twins design
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Addict Behav 35:771-8. 2010
  3. pmc Common genetic contributions to alcohol and cannabis use and dependence symptomatology
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:545-54. 2010
  4. pmc Common genetic and environmental contributions to post-traumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence in young women
    C E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychol Med 41:1497-505. 2011
  5. pmc Timing of first alcohol use and alcohol dependence: evidence of common genetic influences
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 104:1512-8. 2009
  6. pmc Reporting bias in the association between age at first alcohol use and heavy episodic drinking
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1418-25. 2011
  7. pmc Common genetic influences on the timing of first use for alcohol, cigarettes, and cannabis in young African-American women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 102:49-55. 2009
  8. pmc Disentangling the complex association between childhood sexual abuse and alcohol-related problems: a review of methodological issues and approaches
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:718-27. 2008
  9. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the rate of progression to alcohol dependence in young women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:632-8. 2008
  10. pmc Psychiatric and familial predictors of transition times between smoking stages: results from an offspring-of-twins study
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addict Behav 33:235-51. 2008

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Publications34

  1. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence in young women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:810-8. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Initial response to cigarettes predicts rate of progression to regular smoking: findings from an offspring-of-twins design
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Addict Behav 35:771-8. 2010
    ..exclusively negative (physiological) responses suggests the importance of considering both dimensions in combination to characterize risk for smoking-related outcomes...
  3. pmc Common genetic contributions to alcohol and cannabis use and dependence symptomatology
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:545-54. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Common genetic and environmental contributions to post-traumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence in young women
    C E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychol Med 41:1497-505. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Timing of first alcohol use and alcohol dependence: evidence of common genetic influences
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 104:1512-8. 2009
    ..To estimate the magnitude of genetic and environmental influences on timing of first alcohol use and alcohol dependence (AD) and to quantify the overlap in these influences across the two alcohol-related outcomes...
  6. pmc Reporting bias in the association between age at first alcohol use and heavy episodic drinking
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1418-25. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Common genetic influences on the timing of first use for alcohol, cigarettes, and cannabis in young African-American women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 102:49-55. 2009
    ..Differences in findings may also reflect a distinct etiological pathway for substance use initiation in African-American women that could not be detected in previous studies...
  8. pmc Disentangling the complex association between childhood sexual abuse and alcohol-related problems: a review of methodological issues and approaches
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:718-27. 2008
    ..Additional directions for research, including the incorporation of measured genes and the use of longitudinal designs, are proposed to further efforts to model the pathways from CSA to alcohol-related problems...
  9. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the rate of progression to alcohol dependence in young women
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:632-8. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Psychiatric and familial predictors of transition times between smoking stages: results from an offspring-of-twins study
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addict Behav 33:235-51. 2008
    ..Findings characterize a rarely examined aspect of the course of ND development and highlight critical distinctions in risk profiles across stages of tobacco involvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint Course of pathological gambling symptoms and reliability of the Lifetime Gambling History measure
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, United States
    Psychiatry Res 152:55-61. 2007
    ..Evidence is also provided for the utility of the LGH in assessing lifetime pathological gambling symptoms...
  12. pmc Childhood sexual abuse and the course of alcohol dependence development: findings from a female twin sample
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:139-44. 2007
    ..Findings indicate that CSA and elevated risk for AD may be linked via early age at first drink and that progression from first drink to AD follows a similar course among women with and without histories of CSA...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of childhood risk factors in initiation of alcohol use and progression to alcohol dependence
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 102:216-25. 2007
    ..To identify childhood risk factors that predict (a) age of first drink and (b) time from first use to alcohol dependence (AD) onset, using survival analysis...
  14. pmc Parent, sibling and peer influences on smoking initiation, regular smoking and nicotine dependence. Results from a genetically informative design
    Jeffrey F Scherrer
    St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Research Service 151 JC, 915 North Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63106, USA
    Addict Behav 37:240-7. 2012
    ..Smoking interventions may have greatest impact by targeting smoking prevention among peer groups in adolescent and young adult populations...
  15. pmc Evidence for an interaction between age at first drink and genetic influences on DSM-IV alcohol dependence symptoms
    Arpana Agrawal
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:2047-56. 2009
    ..In this study, we examine whether age at first drink moderates genetic and environmental influences, via gene x environment interactions, on DSM-IV alcohol dependence symptoms...
  16. pmc Differences in time to onset of smoking and nicotine dependence by race/ethnicity in a Midwestern sample of adolescents and young adults from a high risk family study
    Alexis E Duncan
    The Brown School, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:140-5. 2012
    ....
  17. pmc A latent class analysis of DSM-IV and Fagerström (FTND) criteria for nicotine dependence
    Arpana Agrawal
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:972-81. 2011
    ....
  18. pmc Common heritable contributions to low-risk trauma, high-risk trauma, posttraumatic stress disorder, and major depression
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:293-9. 2012
    ....
  19. pmc Contribution of parental psychopathology to offspring smoking and nicotine dependence in a genetically informative design
    Hong Xian
    Research Service 151JC, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 915 North Grand Boulevard, St Louis, Missouri 63106, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:664-73. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc Subjective effects to cannabis are associated with use, abuse and dependence after adjusting for genetic and environmental influences
    Jeffrey F Scherrer
    Research Service, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Research Service 151 JC, 915 North Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 105:76-82. 2009
    ..This study extends existing research by inclusion of adolescents and young adults in an offspring of twins design which makes it possible to take into account genetic and environmental risks for substance use disorder...
  21. pmc Patterns of use, sequence of onsets and correlates of tobacco and cannabis
    Arpana Agrawal
    Washington University School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry and the Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addict Behav 36:1141-7. 2011
    ..In this study, we characterize patterns of cannabis and tobacco use (tobacco but not cannabis, cannabis but not tobacco or both) and compare the factors associated with onset of tobacco before cannabis and cannabis before tobacco...
  22. pmc Childhood sexual abuse and early substance use in adolescent girls: the role of familial influences
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Addiction 108:993-1000. 2013
    ..To assess the extent to which the association between childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and early use of alcohol, cigarettes and cannabis in adolescent girls is mediated by risk factors that tend to cluster in families where CSA occurs...
  23. pmc Drinking motives in female smokers: factor structure, alcohol dependence, and genetic influences
    Sean D Kristjansson
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:345-54. 2011
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  24. pmc The association between cannabis abuse and dependence and childhood physical and sexual abuse: evidence from an offspring of twins design
    Alexis E Duncan
    Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 103:990-7. 2008
    ....
  25. pmc The effects of maternal smoking during pregnancy on offspring outcomes
    Arpana Agrawal
    Washington University School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Prev Med 50:13-8. 2010
    ....
  26. pmc Age at trauma exposure and PTSD risk in young adult women
    Vivia V McCutcheon
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, WA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:811-4. 2010
    ..Early sexual assault was the strongest predictor of risk, but additional traumatic events increased risk even in its presence...
  27. pmc Investigating the association between childhood sexual abuse and alcohol use disorders in women: does it matter how we ask about sexual abuse?
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:740-8. 2012
    ....
  28. pmc Deconstructing the architecture of alcohol abuse and dependence symptoms in a community sample of late adolescent and emerging adult women: an item response approach
    Alexis E Duncan
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 116:222-7. 2011
    ..Individual components of compound criteria may differ in measurement properties; therefore pooling information from such divergent items will reduce information about the AUD construct...
  29. doi request reprint Risks for early substance involvement associated with parental alcoholism and parental separation in an adolescent female cohort
    Mary Waldron
    School of Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 138:130-6. 2014
    ..We examined timing of substance involvement as a joint function of parental history of alcoholism and parental separation during childhood...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dependence and reproductive timing in african and European ancestry women: findings in a midwestern twin cohort
    Mary Waldron
    Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Indiana University School of Education, Bloomington, Indiana, Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 75:235-40. 2014
    ..Extension of analyses to other racial/ethnic groups of sufficient sample size remains important. (J. Stud. Alcohol Drugs, 75, 235-240, 2014). ..
  31. pmc Lifetime trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in women sentenced to drug court
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatry Res 200:602-8. 2012
    ..Within this high-risk population, trauma is associated with elevated rates of homelessness and prostitution, even in the absence of PTSD...
  32. ncbi request reprint Drinking course in alcohol-dependent men from adolescence to midlife
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System, 795 Willow Road, MC 151 J, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:712-9. 2003
    ..g., first alcoholic drink) as well as frequency and duration of periods of abstinence, alcohol dependence (AD) and nonproblem drinking...
  33. ncbi request reprint Drinking trajectories from adolescence to the mid-forties among alcohol dependent males
    Theodore Jacob
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto Health Care System, 795 Willow Road 151 J, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:745-55. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify differences in developmental pathways of alcoholism from onset of drinking into middle adulthood...
  34. ncbi request reprint The relationship between positive parental involvement and identity achievement during adolescence
    Carolyn E Sartor
    Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, USA
    Adolescence 37:221-34. 2002
    ..Results also suggested that the association between parental involvement and identity achievement differs by gender and it changes as a function of age...

Research Grants1