Ann M Rasmusson

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The neuroendocrinology of posttraumatic stress disorder: new directions
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:651-6, 665-7. 2003
  2. ncbi An increased capacity for adrenal DHEA release is associated with decreased avoidance and negative mood symptoms in women with PTSD
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine and VA National Center for PTSD, Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA Boston Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1546-57. 2004
  3. ncbi Downregulation of BDNF mRNA in the hippocampal dentate gyrus after re-exposure to cues previously associated with footshock
    Ann M Rasmusson
    VA National Center for PTSD, Clinical Neuroscience Division, West Haven, CT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 27:133-42. 2002
  4. ncbi Decreased cerebrospinal fluid allopregnanolone levels in women with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:704-13. 2006
  5. ncbi A decrease in the plasma DHEA to cortisol ratio during smoking abstinence may predict relapse: a preliminary study
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, and Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA National Center for PTSD, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:473-80. 2006
  6. ncbi Trauma exposure rather than posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with reduced baseline plasma neuropeptide-Y levels
    Charles A Morgan
    National Center for PTSD, VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1087-91. 2003
  7. ncbi Baseline and modulated acoustic startle responses in adolescent girls with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Deborah S Lipschitz
    Neuroscience Division, National Center for PTSD, and the Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06824, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:807-14. 2005
  8. ncbi Smoking as a complex but critical covariate in neurobiological studies of posttraumatic stress disorders: a review
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 20:693-707. 2006
  9. doi Adaptation to extreme stress: post-traumatic stress disorder, neuropeptide Y and metabolic syndrome
    Ann M Rasmusson
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:1150-62. 2010
  10. doi Predicting emotional responses to potentially traumatic events from pre-exposure waking cortisol levels: a longitudinal study of police and firefighters
    Suzanne L Pineles
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 26:241-53. 2013

Research Grants

  1. GABAergic Neurotransmission in PTSD
    Ann Rasmusson; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi The neuroendocrinology of posttraumatic stress disorder: new directions
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:651-6, 665-7. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi An increased capacity for adrenal DHEA release is associated with decreased avoidance and negative mood symptoms in women with PTSD
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine and VA National Center for PTSD, Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA Boston Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1546-57. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi Downregulation of BDNF mRNA in the hippocampal dentate gyrus after re-exposure to cues previously associated with footshock
    Ann M Rasmusson
    VA National Center for PTSD, Clinical Neuroscience Division, West Haven, CT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 27:133-42. 2002
    ..Possible implications for stress-related and other neuropsychiatric disorders associated with deficits in hippocampal function and volume, such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and Alzheimer's Disease, are discussed...
  4. ncbi Decreased cerebrospinal fluid allopregnanolone levels in women with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:704-13. 2006
    ..Alterations in the gamma-amino-butyric acid (GABA) neurotransmitter system have been identified in some populations with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  5. ncbi A decrease in the plasma DHEA to cortisol ratio during smoking abstinence may predict relapse: a preliminary study
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, and Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA National Center for PTSD, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:473-80. 2006
    ..Increases in depressive symptoms during smoking cessation have been associated with risk for relapse. Several studies have linked plasma levels of cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) or DHEA-sulfate (DHEAS) to depressive symptoms...
  6. ncbi Trauma exposure rather than posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with reduced baseline plasma neuropeptide-Y levels
    Charles A Morgan
    National Center for PTSD, VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1087-91. 2003
    ..The current report addresses this issue...
  7. ncbi Baseline and modulated acoustic startle responses in adolescent girls with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Deborah S Lipschitz
    Neuroscience Division, National Center for PTSD, and the Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06824, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:807-14. 2005
    ..To assess baseline and modulated acoustic startle responses in adolescent girls with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  8. ncbi Smoking as a complex but critical covariate in neurobiological studies of posttraumatic stress disorders: a review
    Ann M Rasmusson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 20:693-707. 2006
    ....
  9. doi Adaptation to extreme stress: post-traumatic stress disorder, neuropeptide Y and metabolic syndrome
    Ann M Rasmusson
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:1150-62. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Predicting emotional responses to potentially traumatic events from pre-exposure waking cortisol levels: a longitudinal study of police and firefighters
    Suzanne L Pineles
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 26:241-53. 2013
    ..Thus, waking cortisol level may serve to predict divergent types of emotional sequelae following PTEs...
  11. ncbi Salivary cortisol responses to dexamethasone in adolescents with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Deborah S Lipschitz
    Yale University School of Medicine, 100 York Street, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1310-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate salivary cortisol responses to low-dose dexamethasone in adolescents with PTSD...
  12. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder and substance use in inner-city adolescent girls
    Deborah S Lipschitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:714-21. 2003
    ..Inner-city adolescent girls with PTSD exhibit problematic substance use and may be at high risk of developing a comorbid substance-use disorder...
  13. ncbi Neuropeptide-Y, cortisol, and subjective distress in humans exposed to acute stress: replication and extension of previous report
    Charles A Morgan
    National Center for PTSD, 116A, VA Connecticut Healthcare Systems, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:136-42. 2002
    ..This study tested whether these findings would be replicated in a sample of U.S. Navy personnel participating in survival school training...
  14. pmc Up-regulation of neurosteroid biosynthesis as a pharmacological strategy to improve behavioural deficits in a putative mouse model of post-traumatic stress disorder
    Graziano Pinna
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Institute, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neuroendocrinol 24:102-16. 2012
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. GABAergic Neurotransmission in PTSD
    Ann Rasmusson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal of this research is to identify new neurobiological targets to guide development of improved methods for PTSD treatment and prevention. ..