Robert A King

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Robert A King
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, Post Office Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 12:537-50. 2003
  2. pmc Streptococcal upper respiratory tract infections and psychosocial stress predict future tic and obsessive-compulsive symptom severity in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Haiqun Lin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 7900, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:684-91. 2010
  3. pmc Adaptive, emotional, and family functioning of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder and comorbid attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Denis G Sukhodolsky
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1125-32. 2005
  4. pmc Contemporary assessment and pharmacotherapy of Tourette syndrome
    Lawrence Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Road, P O Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    NeuroRx 3:192-206. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideations and attempts in juvenile delinquents
    Vladislav V Ruchkin
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:1058-66. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of age and tic disorders on obsessive-compulsive disorder in a pediatric sample
    Larry Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, and Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:S7-17. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Tourette syndrome: the self under siege
    James F Leckman
    Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Child Neurol 21:642-9. 2006
  8. pmc Epigenetic abnormalities associated with a chromosome 18(q21-q22) inversion and a Gilles de la Tourette syndrome phenotype
    Matthew W State
    Child Study Center and Department of Genetics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:4684-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of the Yale Children's Global Stress Index (YCGSI) and its application in children and adolescents ith Tourette's syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Diane B Findley
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:450-7. 2003
  10. pmc Brain areas coactivating with motor cortex during chronic motor tics and intentional movements
    Michelle Hampson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8043, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:594-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Robert A King
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, Post Office Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 12:537-50. 2003
    ....
  2. pmc Streptococcal upper respiratory tract infections and psychosocial stress predict future tic and obsessive-compulsive symptom severity in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Haiqun Lin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 7900, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:684-91. 2010
    ..We then examined the power of GABHS infections and measures of psychosocial stress to predict future tic, obsessive-compulsive (OC), and depressive symptom severity...
  3. pmc Adaptive, emotional, and family functioning of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder and comorbid attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Denis G Sukhodolsky
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1125-32. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Contemporary assessment and pharmacotherapy of Tourette syndrome
    Lawrence Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Road, P O Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    NeuroRx 3:192-206. 2006
    ..The evidence supporting efficacy and safety for medications used in patients with TS varies. But this evidence offers the best guide to clinical practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideations and attempts in juvenile delinquents
    Vladislav V Ruchkin
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:1058-66. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of age and tic disorders on obsessive-compulsive disorder in a pediatric sample
    Larry Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, and Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:S7-17. 2003
    ..Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a heterogeneous disorder with emerging data suggesting that age of onset and/or the presence of tics may define clinically important subgroups...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tourette syndrome: the self under siege
    James F Leckman
    Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Child Neurol 21:642-9. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Epigenetic abnormalities associated with a chromosome 18(q21-q22) inversion and a Gilles de la Tourette syndrome phenotype
    Matthew W State
    Child Study Center and Department of Genetics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:4684-9. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of the Yale Children's Global Stress Index (YCGSI) and its application in children and adolescents ith Tourette's syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Diane B Findley
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:450-7. 2003
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the psychometric properties of the YCGSI...
  10. pmc Brain areas coactivating with motor cortex during chronic motor tics and intentional movements
    Michelle Hampson
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8043, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:594-9. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Symptom dimensions and subtypes of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a developmental perspective
    James F Leckman
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 11:21-33. 2009
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions in affected sibling pairs diagnosed with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
    James F Leckman
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 116:60-8. 2003
    ..We conclude that familial factors contribute significantly to OC symptom dimension phenotypes in GTS families. This familial contribution could be genetic or environmental...
  13. doi request reprint Severe psychosocial stress and heavy cigarette smoking during pregnancy: an examination of the pre- and perinatal risk factors associated with ADHD and Tourette syndrome
    Maria G Motlagh
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, I 383 SHM, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520 7920, USA
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:755-64. 2010
    ..Efforts are needed to reduce the frequency of these risk factors in high-risk populations. Future studies, using genetically sensitive designs, are also needed to sort out the causal pathways...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increased serum levels of interleukin-12 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in Tourette's syndrome
    James F Leckman
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:667-73. 2005
    ..This study was carried out to investigate whether cytokines associated with the innate immune response or T cell activation were altered under baseline conditions and during periods of symptom exacerbation...
  15. pmc Streptococcal upper respiratory tract infections and exacerbations of tic and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: a prospective longitudinal study
    James F Leckman
    Child Study Center and the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:108-118.e3. 2011
    ..A group of children with Tourette syndrome and/or OC disorder without a PANDAS history served as the comparison (non-PANDAS) group...
  16. pmc Psychosocial stress predicts future symptom severities in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Haiqun Lin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:157-66. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Disruptive behavior in children with Tourette's syndrome: association with ADHD comorbidity, tic severity, and functional impairment
    Denis G Sukhodolsky
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:98-105. 2003
    ..To examine the association of disruptive behavior with social, adaptive, and family functioning in Tourette's syndrome (TS) with and without comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tourette syndrome and tic disorders: a decade of progress
    James E Swain
    Child Study Center of Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:947-68. 2007
    ..This is a review of progress made in the understanding of Tourette syndrome (TS) during the past decade including models of pathogenesis, state-of-the-art assessment techniques, and treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prospective longitudinal study of children with tic disorders and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder: relationship of symptom exacerbations to newly acquired streptococcal infections
    Feng Luo
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e578-85. 2004
    ..It has been proposed that infection by group A beta-hemolytic streptococci (GABHS) can trigger acute symptom exacerbations among patients with Tourette's syndrome (TS) or obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), via autoimmune mechanisms...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of symptom exacerbations in a longitudinal study of children with Tourette's syndrome or obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Haiqun Lin
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1070-7. 2002
    ..A second major aim was to assess whether fluctuations in tic and OC symptom severity covaried with one another...
  21. pmc L-histidine decarboxylase and Tourette's syndrome
    A Gulhan Ercan-Sencicek
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1901-8. 2010
    ..Our findings, together with previously published data from model systems, point to a role for histaminergic neurotransmission in the mechanism and modulation of Tourette's syndrome and tics...
  22. ncbi request reprint PANDAS: to treat or not to treat?
    Robert A King
    Tourette s OCD Clinic, Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Adv Neurol 99:179-83. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Phenomenology of tics and natural history of tic disorders
    James F Leckman
    Child Study Center, Sterling Hall of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Adv Neurol 99:1-16. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation in Tourette's syndrome
    Rizma Jalees Bajwa
    Department of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1346-50. 2007
    ..DBS resulted in a substantial reduction of tics. These data show that bilateral DBS of the thalamus can have a good effect on severe tics in adult patients suffering from intractable TS...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hair apparent: Rapunzel syndrome
    Ariel S Frey
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Rd, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:242-8. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint An animal model of Tourette's syndrome
    Jane R Taylor
    Child Study Center, Children s Clinical Research Center, School of Nursing, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:657-60. 2002
    ..An animal model was used to investigate an autoimmune etiology for some cases of Tourette's syndrome...
  27. ncbi request reprint A follow-up study of adolescent attempted suicide in Israel
    Ilana Farbstein
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rivka Ziv Hospital, Safed, Israel
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1342-9. 2002
    ..2) To compare the prognosis of those attempters who received intensive psychiatric inpatient evaluation in a general hospital with the prognosis of those who received emergency room treatment only...
  28. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior and violence in male adolescents: a school-based study
    Robert Vermeiren
    University Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Middelheimhospital, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:41-8. 2003
    ..To investigate characteristics of suicidal and violent behavior in a community school sample of adolescents...
  29. ncbi request reprint Candidate locus for Gilles de la Tourette syndrome/obsessive compulsive disorder/chronic tic disorder at 18q22
    Adam Cuker
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 130:37-9. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Basal Ganglia volumes in patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
    Bradley S Peterson
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, The Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:415-24. 2003
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of the Supplementary Motor Area in the treatment of Tourette Syndrome: report of two cases
    Antonio Mantovani
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:2314-5. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint A developmental perspective on the controversy surrounding the use of SSRIs to treat pediatric depression
    James F Leckman
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1304-6. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Atomoxetine and tics in ADHD
    Tih Shih W Lee
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1068-9. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Family-based association study of 5-HT(2A) receptor T102C polymorphism and suicidal behavior in Ashkenazi inpatient adolescents
    Gil Zalsman
    Child and Adolescent Division, Geha Mental Health Center, Petach Tikva, and a Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 17:231-8. 2005
    ..This study used a family-based method and one homogenous ethnic group to overcome ethnic stratification in order to test this association...
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of the depressed, suicidal child or adolescent
    Alan Apter
    Feinberg Child Study Center, Schneider Children Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:999-1013, x. 2006
    ..Lack of continuity of care places patients at an elevated risk for additional suicide attempts...
  36. ncbi request reprint The social context of adolescent suicide attempts: interactive effects of parent, peer, and school social relations
    Sean Kidd
    St Joseph s Healthcare, Centre for Mountain Health Services MHR, 100 West 5th St, Hamilton, Ontario Canada, L8N 3K7
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:386-95. 2006
    ..Results indicated the need to understand suicidal behavior as a component of interactive social processes in the design of clinical interventions...
  37. ncbi request reprint [PANDAS: to treat or not to treat?]
    Robert A King
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 26:224-5. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Case study: the internet as a developmental tool in an adolescent boy with psychosis
    Melita L Daley
    Youth Services Division, Merced County Department of Mental Health, Merced, CA 95340, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:187-90. 2005
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Fatal and non-fatal suicidal behavior in Israeli adolescent males
    Alan Apter
    Sackler School of Medicine, University of Tel Aviv and Feinberg Child Study Center, Schneider Children s Hospital of Israel, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Arch Suicide Res 12:20-9. 2008
    ..The findings may not be generalizable to female adolescents or to other countries or time periods. The findings thus point to contrasts, as well as similarities, between groups of adolescents with different types of suicidal symptoms...