Daniel G Amen

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Specific ways brain SPECT imaging enhances clinical psychiatric practice
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:96-106. 2012
  2. ncbi The clinical utility of brain SPECT imaging in process addictions
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, CA 92660, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:18-26. 2012
  3. pmc Functional neuroimaging with default mode network regions distinguishes PTSD from TBI in a military veteran population
    Cyrus A Raji
    Department of Radiology, UCLA Medical Center, 757 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 9:527-34. 2015
  4. ncbi Effects of brain-directed nutrients on cerebral blood flow and neuropsychological testing: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 27:24-33. 2013
  5. ncbi Multi-site six month outcome study of complex psychiatric patients evaluated with addition of brain SPECT imaging
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 27:6-16. 2013
  6. pmc Functional Neuroimaging Distinguishes Posttraumatic Stress Disorder from Traumatic Brain Injury in Focused and Large Community Datasets
    Daniel G Amen
    Department of Research, Amen Clinics, Inc, Costa Mesa, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129659. 2015
  7. pmc Brain SPECT Imaging in Complex Psychiatric Cases: An Evidence-Based, Underutilized Tool
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc
    Open Neuroimag J 5:40-8. 2011
  8. doi Reversing brain damage in former NFL players: implications for traumatic brain injury and substance abuse rehabilitation
    Daniel G Amen
    UC Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 43:1-5. 2011
  9. pmc Elevated BMI is associated with decreased blood flow in the prefrontal cortex using SPECT imaging in healthy adults
    KRISTEN C WILLEUMIER
    Department of Research, Recruitment, Testing and Project Management, Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1095-7. 2011
  10. doi Impact of playing American professional football on long-term brain function
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, 4019 Westerly Place, Suite 100, Newport Beach, CA 92660, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:98-106. 2011

Collaborators

  • Andrew Newberg
  • Joseph Wu
  • Cyrus A Raji
  • KRISTEN C WILLEUMIER
  • Robert Tarzwell
  • Theodore A Henderson
  • Derek Taylor
  • Kristen Willeumier
  • Derek V Taylor

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Specific ways brain SPECT imaging enhances clinical psychiatric practice
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:96-106. 2012
    ..1%) and prefrontal hypoperfusion (47.7%). SPECT has the potential to add clinically meaningful information to enhance patient care beyond current assessment tools in complex or treatment resistant cases...
  2. ncbi The clinical utility of brain SPECT imaging in process addictions
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, CA 92660, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:18-26. 2012
    ..In particular, SPECT can help in identifying and assessing the issue of brain trauma and toxicity in process addictions, which may be significant contributing factors in treatment failure. Three illustrative case histories will be given...
  3. pmc Functional neuroimaging with default mode network regions distinguishes PTSD from TBI in a military veteran population
    Cyrus A Raji
    Department of Radiology, UCLA Medical Center, 757 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 9:527-34. 2015
    ..Baseline-concentration scans had 84 % sensitivity, 64 % specificity, and 85 % accuracy. This study demonstrates the ability to separate PTSD and TBI from each other in a veteran population using functional neuroimaging. ..
  4. ncbi Effects of brain-directed nutrients on cerebral blood flow and neuropsychological testing: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 27:24-33. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi Multi-site six month outcome study of complex psychiatric patients evaluated with addition of brain SPECT imaging
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Adv Mind Body Med 27:6-16. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Functional Neuroimaging Distinguishes Posttraumatic Stress Disorder from Traumatic Brain Injury in Focused and Large Community Datasets
    Daniel G Amen
    Department of Research, Amen Clinics, Inc, Costa Mesa, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129659. 2015
    ..Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) may be advantageous in the diagnostic separation of these disorders when comorbid or clinically indistinct...
  7. pmc Brain SPECT Imaging in Complex Psychiatric Cases: An Evidence-Based, Underutilized Tool
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc
    Open Neuroimag J 5:40-8. 2011
    ..This article presents a rationale for a more widespread use of SPECT in clinical practice for complex cases, and includes seven clinical applications where it may help optimize patient care...
  8. doi Reversing brain damage in former NFL players: implications for traumatic brain injury and substance abuse rehabilitation
    Daniel G Amen
    UC Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 43:1-5. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates that cognitive and cerebral blood flow improvements are possible in this group with multiple interventions...
  9. pmc Elevated BMI is associated with decreased blood flow in the prefrontal cortex using SPECT imaging in healthy adults
    KRISTEN C WILLEUMIER
    Department of Research, Recruitment, Testing and Project Management, Amen Clinics, Inc, Newport Beach, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1095-7. 2011
    ..These results indicate that elevated BMI may be a risk factor for decreased prefrontal cortex function and potentially impaired executive function...
  10. doi Impact of playing American professional football on long-term brain function
    Daniel G Amen
    Amen Clinics, Inc, 4019 Westerly Place, Suite 100, Newport Beach, CA 92660, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 23:98-106. 2011
    ..This is the first large-scale brain-imaging study to demonstrate significant differences consistent with a chronic brain trauma pattern in professional football players...