Robert H Pietrzak

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychological resilience and postdeployment social support protect against traumatic stress and depressive symptoms in soldiers returning from Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:745-51. 2009
  2. pmc Physical health conditions associated with posttraumatic stress disorder in U.S. older adults: results from wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:296-303. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A process-based approach to characterizing the effect of acute alprazolam challenge on visual paired associate learning and memory in healthy older adults
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:549-58. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Subsyndromal depression in the United States: prevalence, course, and risk for incident psychiatric outcomes
    R H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychol Med 43:1401-14. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Psychological resilience in older U.S. veterans: results from the national health and resilience in veterans study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:432-43. 2013
  6. pmc Examining the relation between the serotonin transporter 5-HTTPLR genotype x trauma exposure interaction on a contemporary phenotypic model of posttraumatic stress symptomatology: a pilot study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Clinical Neurosciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Affect Disord 148:123-8. 2013
  7. pmc Trajectories of posttraumatic stress symptomatology in older persons affected by a large-magnitude disaster
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:520-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility and factor structure of the PTSD Checklist in older adults
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1684-96. 2012
  9. pmc Resilience in the face of disaster: prevalence and longitudinal course of mental disorders following hurricane Ike
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38964. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The burden of full and subsyndromal posttraumatic stress disorder among police involved in the World Trade Center rescue and recovery effort
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:835-42. 2012

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Publications64

  1. doi request reprint Psychological resilience and postdeployment social support protect against traumatic stress and depressive symptoms in soldiers returning from Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:745-51. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc Physical health conditions associated with posttraumatic stress disorder in U.S. older adults: results from wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:296-303. 2012
    ..To present findings on past-year medical conditions associated with lifetime trauma exposure and full and partial posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a nationally representative sample of U.S. older adults...
  3. doi request reprint A process-based approach to characterizing the effect of acute alprazolam challenge on visual paired associate learning and memory in healthy older adults
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 27:549-58. 2012
    ..However, the profile (i.e., component processes) that underlie alprazolam-related decrements in visual paired associate learning has not been fully explored...
  4. doi request reprint Subsyndromal depression in the United States: prevalence, course, and risk for incident psychiatric outcomes
    R H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychol Med 43:1401-14. 2013
    ..Method Structured diagnostic interviews were conducted to assess DSM-IV Axis I and II disorders in a nationally representative sample of 34 653 US adults who were interviewed at two time-points 3 years apart...
  5. doi request reprint Psychological resilience in older U.S. veterans: results from the national health and resilience in veterans study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:432-43. 2013
    ..Although a large body of empirical research has examined negative psychological outcomes in older veterans, relatively little is known about the prevalence and determinants of psychological resilience in this population...
  6. pmc Examining the relation between the serotonin transporter 5-HTTPLR genotype x trauma exposure interaction on a contemporary phenotypic model of posttraumatic stress symptomatology: a pilot study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Clinical Neurosciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Affect Disord 148:123-8. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Trajectories of posttraumatic stress symptomatology in older persons affected by a large-magnitude disaster
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:520-6. 2013
    ..They also underscore the importance of prevention efforts designed to mitigate the deleterious effects of post-disaster stressors, most notably financial distress, in older persons affected by disasters...
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility and factor structure of the PTSD Checklist in older adults
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1684-96. 2012
    ..Little research has examined the diagnostic utility and factor structure of commonly used posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) assessment instruments in older persons...
  9. pmc Resilience in the face of disaster: prevalence and longitudinal course of mental disorders following hurricane Ike
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38964. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence and longitudinal course of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), panic disorder (PD), depression, and suicidality in the first 18 months after Hurricane Ike...
  10. doi request reprint The burden of full and subsyndromal posttraumatic stress disorder among police involved in the World Trade Center rescue and recovery effort
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:835-42. 2012
    ..This study examined the prevalence, correlates, and perceived mental healthcare needs associated with subsyndromal PTSD in police involved in the World Trade Center (WTC) rescue and recovery effort...
  11. pmc Psychiatric comorbidity of full and partial posttraumatic stress disorder among older adults in the United States: results from wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    From the National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:380-90. 2012
    ..S. older adults...
  12. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and perceived needs for psychological care in older persons affected by Hurricane Ike
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Affect Disord 138:96-103. 2012
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of disaster-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and needs for psychological care in older persons affected by Hurricane Ike...
  13. pmc Mild worry symptoms predict decline in learning and memory in healthy older adults: a 2-year prospective cohort study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:266-75. 2012
    ..This study examined the association between mild worry and depressive symptoms, and cognitive function in healthy, community-dwelling older adults...
  14. doi request reprint Support for a novel five-factor model of posttraumatic stress symptoms in three independent samples of Iraq/Afghanistan veterans: a confirmatory factor analytic study
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:317-22. 2012
    ..However, little research has evaluated the best-fitting representation of PTSD symptoms in veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars...
  15. doi request reprint Psychological resilience in OEF-OIF Veterans: application of a novel classification approach and examination of demographic and psychosocial correlates
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Affect Disord 133:560-8. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint Posttraumatic growth in Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Resilience Laboratory, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Affect Disord 126:230-5. 2010
    ..While these studies help characterize the deleterious effects of combat, no known study has examined factors that may enhance posttraumatic growth or positive changes experienced as a result of combat in this population...
  17. doi request reprint A comparison of statistical approaches used to evaluate change in cognitive function following pharmacologic challenge: an example with lorazepam
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:335-41. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Use of an acute challenge with d-amphetamine to model cognitive improvement in chronic schizophrenia
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:353-8. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Structure of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and psychosocial functioning in Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Resilience Laboratory, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatry Res 178:323-9. 2010
    ..Dysphoria symptoms may deserve special attention in the assessment and treatment of symptomatic OEF-OIF Veterans...
  20. doi request reprint Amphetamine-related improvement in executive function in patients with chronic schizophrenia is modulated by practice effects
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Schizophr Res 124:176-82. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral coping strategies associated with combat-related PTSD in treatment-seeking OEF-OIF Veterans
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:251-8. 2011
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  22. pmc Personality disorders associated with full and partial posttraumatic stress disorder in the U.S. population: results from Wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:678-86. 2011
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  23. doi request reprint Sleep quality in treatment-seeking veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom: the role of cognitive coping strategies and unit cohesion
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Resilience Laboratory, Clinical Neurosciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:441-8. 2010
    ..This study examined the severity and correlates of sleep difficulties in a sample of treatment-seeking veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom (OEF-OIF)...
  24. pmc Prevalence and Axis I comorbidity of full and partial posttraumatic stress disorder in the United States: results from Wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:456-65. 2011
    ..Respondents with partial PTSD generally had intermediate odds of comorbid Axis I disorders and psychosocial impairment relative to trauma controls and full PTSD...
  25. pmc Medical comorbidity of full and partial posttraumatic stress disorder in US adults: results from Wave 2 of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave 151 E, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:697-707. 2011
    ..This study examined associations between lifetime trauma exposures, PTSD and partial PTSD, and past-year medical conditions in a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  26. doi request reprint Risk and protective factors associated with suicidal ideation in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Affect Disord 123:102-7. 2010
    ..Little is known about variables associated with suicidality in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial buffers of traumatic stress, depressive symptoms, and psychosocial difficulties in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom: the role of resilience, unit support, and postdeployment social support
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06510, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 9:74-8. 2009
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  28. doi request reprint Subsyndromal posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with health and psychosocial difficulties in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:739-44. 2009
    ..This study examined health and psychosocial correlates of subsyndromal/partial posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and full PTSD in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF)...
  29. doi request reprint Perceived stigma and barriers to mental health care utilization among OEF-OIF veterans
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1118-22. 2009
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  30. doi request reprint Psychosocial buffers of traumatic stress, depressive symptoms, and psychosocial difficulties in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom: the role of resilience, unit support, and postdeployment social support
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Affect Disord 120:188-92. 2010
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  31. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder mediates the relationship between mild traumatic brain injury and health and psychosocial functioning in veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:748-53. 2009
    ..PTSD mediated the relationship between MTBI and all of these outcomes. These results underscore the importance of assessing PTSD in OEF/OIF veterans who screen positive for MTBI...
  32. doi request reprint Overweight and obesity are associated with psychiatric disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Nancy M Petry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 3944, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:288-97. 2008
    ..This study evaluated associations between body mass index (BMI) and psychiatric disorders...
  33. doi request reprint Examining the dimensionality of combat-related posttraumatic stress and depressive symptoms in treatment-seeking OEF/OIF/OND veterans
    Jack Tsai
    VA New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Affect Disord 135:310-4. 2011
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  34. ncbi request reprint Gambling level and psychiatric and medical disorders in older adults: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 3944, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:301-13. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between gambling level and psychiatric and medical disorders in a nationally representative sample of older adults...
  35. doi request reprint A comparison of the CogState Schizophrenia Battery and the Measurement and Treatment Research to Improve Cognition in Schizophrenia (MATRICS) Battery in assessing cognitive impairment in chronic schizophrenia
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:848-59. 2009
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  36. pmc Gender differences in associations between body mass index and DSM-IV mood and anxiety disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Danielle Barry
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 3944, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:458-66. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine gender differences in associations between body mass index (BMI) and affective disorders...
  37. doi request reprint Examining the relation between combat-related concussion, a novel 5-factor model of posttraumatic stress symptoms, and health-related quality of life in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans
    Jack Tsai
    Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, 950 Campbell Ave, 151D, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:1110-8. 2012
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  38. ncbi request reprint Health problems and medical utilization associated with gambling disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Benjamin J Morasco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:976-84. 2006
    ..We sought to examine medical disorders and health service utilization associated with problem and pathologic gambling...
  39. ncbi request reprint DSM-IV personality disorders and coronary heart disease in older adults: results from The National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol And Related Conditions
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 3944, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P295-9. 2007
    ..63), and obsessive-compulsive (OR = 1.37) personality disorders increased the odds of having CHD. Personality disorders may increase the risk of CHD in older adults. Putative mechanisms and directions for future research are proposed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Lifetime major depression is associated with coronary heart disease in older adults: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Sarah Herbst
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:729-34. 2007
    ..To examine the association between mood and anxiety disorders and coronary heart disease (CHD) in a nationally representative sample of older adults...
  41. ncbi request reprint Convergent validity and effect of instruction modification on the groton maze learning test: a new measure of spatial working memory and error monitoring
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Int J Neurosci 119:1137-49. 2009
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  42. ncbi request reprint Pre/early adolescent onset of gambling and psychosocial problems in treatment-seeking pathological gamblers
    Alesia N Burge
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 3944, USA
    J Gambl Stud 22:263-74. 2006
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that pre/early adolescent-onset of gambling may be a risk factor for later-life psychiatric, family/social, and substance abuse problems in treatment-seeking pathological gamblers...
  43. doi request reprint Determinants of prospective engagement in mental health treatment among symptomatic Iraq/Afghanistan veterans
    Ilan Harpaz-Rotem
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Clinical Neurosciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, West Haven, CT and VA New England Mental Illness, Research, Education and Clinical Center, West Haven, CT
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:97-104. 2014
    ..Stigma, barriers to care, and beliefs about mental health treatment were not associated with either mental health initiation or retention. ..
  44. doi request reprint Examining the nature of impairment in visual paired associate learning in amnestic mild cognitive impairment
    Brian T Harel
    CogState, Inc, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:752-62. 2011
    ..This study investigated the nature and magnitude of errors made by adults with amnestic MCI (aMCI) when learning pattern-location paired associations in a continuous manner...
  45. doi request reprint An examination of the relation between combat experiences and combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder in a sample of Connecticut OEF-OIF Veterans
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1579-84. 2011
    ..However, little research has examined specific combat experiences associated with PTSD and confirmatory factor analytically (CFA)-derived re-experiencing, avoidance, dysphoria, and hyperarousal symptom clusters...
  46. ncbi request reprint Severity of gambling problems and psychosocial functioning in older adults
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3944, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:106-13. 2006
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  47. doi request reprint Suicidal ideation in treatment-seeking Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom: the role of coping strategies, resilience, and social support
    Robert H Pietrzak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, Resilience Laboratory, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:720-6. 2011
    ..However, little is known about whether variables other than psychiatric conditions, such as coping strategies, resilience, and social support, may be related to suicidality in this population...
  48. doi request reprint Stability of cognitive impairment in chronic schizophrenia over brief and intermediate re-test intervals
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 24:113-21. 2009
    ..This study examined between- and within-subject stability of cognitive performance in individuals with chronic schizophrenia...
  49. doi request reprint Effect of cholinergic neurotransmission modulation on visual spatial paired associate learning in healthy human adults
    Brian T Harel
    CogState, Ltd, 195 Church St, 8th Floor, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 228:673-83. 2013
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  50. doi request reprint The effects of serum calcium and parathyroid hormone changes on psychological and cognitive function in patients undergoing parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism
    Sanziana A Roman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Ann Surg 253:131-7. 2011
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  51. doi request reprint Relationships among plasma dehydroepiandrosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, cortisol, symptoms of dissociation, and objective performance in humans exposed to underwater navigation stress
    Charles A Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:334-40. 2009
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Gender differences in the correlates of hazardous drinking among Iraq and Afghanistan veterans
    J Cobb Scott
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 151E, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:15-22. 2013
    ..The present study examined the prevalence of and risk and protective factors for hazardous drinking in a community-based sample of men and women veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom/New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Antisocial personality disorder is associated with increased severity of gambling, medical, drug and psychiatric problems among treatment-seeking pathological gamblers
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Addiction 100:1183-93. 2005
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  54. ncbi request reprint Gambling severity and health functioning in adolescents recruited from urban primary care settings
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3944, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:764-6. 2006
    ..A total of 11.8% were probable pathological gamblers, and 5.5% were problem gamblers. Probable pathological/problem gambling was associated with poor mental health and perceived social functioning...
  55. doi request reprint The role of coping, resilience, and social support in mediating the relation between PTSD and social functioning in veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan
    Jack Tsai
    VA New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Psychiatry 75:135-49. 2012
    ..These results suggest that psychotherapeutic interventions that address these mediating variables may help improve social functioning in treatment-seeking veterans with PTSD...
  56. doi request reprint Association of posttraumatic stress disorder with reduced in vivo norepinephrine transporter availability in the locus coeruleus
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Clinical Neurosciences Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven2Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:1199-205. 2013
    ..However, it is unclear whether such models are relevant to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which has been linked to noradrenergic dysfunction in humans...
  57. ncbi request reprint Psychological resilience and postdeployment social support project against traumatic stress and depressive symptoms in soldiers returning from Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
    Robert H Pietrzak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Spec Oper Med 9:67-73. 2009
    ..CONCLUSIONS: These results suggest that interventions to bolster psychological resilience and postdeployment social support may help reduce the severity of traumatic stress and depressive symptoms in OEF/OIF veterans...
  58. pmc Detecting subtle changes in visuospatial executive function and learning in the amnestic variant of mild cognitive impairment
    Kathryn V Papp
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21688. 2011
    ..Our goal in the present study was to determine whether executive dysfunction may also be detectable in individuals diagnosed with aMCI...
  59. ncbi request reprint Assessment of rates of overweight and obesity and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in a sample of Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Jessica Barber
    VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Psychology Service, 950 Campbell Avenue, 116B, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Mil Med 176:151-5. 2011
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  60. doi request reprint Predominant typologies of psychopathology in the United States: a latent class analysis
    Renée El-Gabalawy
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA United States Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Clinical Neurosciences Division, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue 151E, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1649-57. 2013
    ..We used LCA to identify the nature and correlates of predominant typologies of Axis I and II disorders in a large and comprehensive population-based sample of U.S. adults...
  61. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive changes after carotid revascularization: a review of the current literature
    Loren Berman
    Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:599-612. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to review the current literature evaluating the effect of carotid revascularization on neurocognitive function...
  62. ncbi request reprint Age of gambling initiation and severity of gambling and health problems among older adult problem gamblers
    Alesia N Burge
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3944, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1437-9. 2004
    ..These data suggest that gambling that begins in adolescence may be associated with an elevated severity of problems throughout the life span among older adult problem gamblers...
  63. pmc Linking plasma cortisol levels to phenotypic heterogeneity of posttraumatic stress symptomatology
    Charlotte A C Horn
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA Department of Radiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 39:88-93. 2014
    ..However, little is known about how altered HPA-axis function is related to this contemporary phenotypic model of PTSD...
  64. doi request reprint Evaluating PTSD prevalence and resilience factors in a predominantly Asian American and Pacific Islander sample of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
    Julia M Whealin
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Pacific Islands Division, VA Pacific Island Health Care System, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Affect Disord 150:1062-8. 2013
    ..This study examined the prevalence, and risk and resilience correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in ethno-racially diverse Operation Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom, and New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND) Veterans in Hawai'i...