K R Merikangas

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Comorbidity of substance use disorders with mood and anxiety disorders: results of the International Consortium in Psychiatric Epidemiology
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, New Haven, CT 06510 3223, USA
    Addict Behav 23:893-907. 1998
  2. ncbi Implications of genetic epidemiology for the prevention of substance use disorders
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Addict Behav 25:807-20. 2000
  3. ncbi Familial transmission of substance use disorders
    K R Merikangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:973-9. 1998
  4. ncbi Psychopathology among offspring of parents with substance abuse and/or anxiety disorders: a high-risk study
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 39:711-20. 1998
  5. ncbi Comorbidity and social phobia: evidence from clinical, epidemiologic, and genetic studies
    K R Merikangas
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510-3223, USA
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:297-303. 1995
  6. ncbi Psychosocial and clinical correlates of ADHD in a community sample of school-age children
    L Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:976-84. 1999
  7. pmc On a randomization procedure in linkage analysis
    H Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 65:1449-56. 1999
  8. ncbi Startle potentiation by threat of aversive stimuli and darkness in adolescents: a multi-site study
    C Grillon
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 32:63-73. 1999
  9. doi It is time to take a stand for medical research and against terrorism targeting medical scientists
    John H Krystal
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:725-7. 2008
  10. pmc Transmission/disequilibrium tests using multiple tightly linked markers
    H Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 67:936-46. 2000

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Comorbidity of substance use disorders with mood and anxiety disorders: results of the International Consortium in Psychiatric Epidemiology
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, New Haven, CT 06510 3223, USA
    Addict Behav 23:893-907. 1998
    ..These results illustrate the contribution of cross-national data to understanding the patterns and risk factors for psychopathology and substance use disorders...
  2. ncbi Implications of genetic epidemiology for the prevention of substance use disorders
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Addict Behav 25:807-20. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi Familial transmission of substance use disorders
    K R Merikangas
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06510, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:973-9. 1998
    ..To perform a controlled family study of probands with several different predominant drugs of abuse, including opioids, cocaine, cannabis, and/or alcohol...
  4. ncbi Psychopathology among offspring of parents with substance abuse and/or anxiety disorders: a high-risk study
    K R Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 39:711-20. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi Comorbidity and social phobia: evidence from clinical, epidemiologic, and genetic studies
    K R Merikangas
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510-3223, USA
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:297-303. 1995
    ..Clinical and phenomenologic implications of these findings are discussed...
  6. ncbi Psychosocial and clinical correlates of ADHD in a community sample of school-age children
    L Scahill
    Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:976-84. 1999
    ..To identify the psychosocial and clinical correlates of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in a community sample of children and to examine the validity of a subclinical form of ADHD...
  7. pmc On a randomization procedure in linkage analysis
    H Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 65:1449-56. 1999
    ..Simulated data and a diabetes data set are analyzed to demonstrate the usefulness of this novel simulation method...
  8. ncbi Startle potentiation by threat of aversive stimuli and darkness in adolescents: a multi-site study
    C Grillon
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 32:63-73. 1999
    ..These results suggest that both the threat of an airblast and darkness can reliably be used to examine startle potentiation in young subjects...
  9. doi It is time to take a stand for medical research and against terrorism targeting medical scientists
    John H Krystal
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:725-7. 2008
  10. pmc Transmission/disequilibrium tests using multiple tightly linked markers
    H Zhao
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 67:936-46. 2000
    ..Simulation studies comparing our methods versus existing methods suggest that our methods are more powerful. Finally, we apply the proposed methods to study genetic linkage between the dopamine D2 receptor locus and alcoholism...
  11. ncbi The Zurich Study: XXIII. Epidemiology of headache syndromes in the Zurich cohort study of young adults
    K R Merikangas
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 244:145-52. 1994
    ..These results suggest that a concerted effort should be directed towards education regarding the classification of headache and the availability of efficacious treatment for migraine...
  12. ncbi Genetic epidemiologic studies of affective disorders in childhood and adolescence
    K R Merikangas
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:121-30. 1993
    ..Early identification of youngsters who do manifest early signs of the disorders would facilitate secondary and tertiary prevention of the consequences of those conditions...
  13. ncbi Linkage studies of psychiatric disorders
    N Risch
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:143-9. 1993
    ..Recommendations for collecting information to clarify the patterns of transmission of the psychiatric disorders are described...
  14. ncbi The Zurich Study. XIX. Patterns of menstrual disturbances in the community: results of the Zurich Cohort Study
    K R Merikangas
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:23-32. 1993
    ....
  15. ncbi Association between migraine and stroke in a large-scale epidemiological study of the United States
    K R Merikangas
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Arch Neurol 54:362-8. 1997
    ..DATA SOURCES AND DESIGN: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey baseline and first follow-up data were used to investigate cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between headache/migraine and stroke...