Kimberley P Good
Affiliation: Dalhousie University
- Unirhinal norms for the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification TestKimberley P Good
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Clin Neuropsychol 17:226-34. 2003..Unirhinal evaluation may assist in further delineating the structural integrity of specific ipsilateral brain regions and potentially aid in differential diagnosis for a number of disorders...
- The relationship of neuropsychological test performance with the PANSS in antipsychotic naïve, first-episode psychosis patientsKimberley P Good
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 9216 AJLB, 5909 Veterans Memorial Lane, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 2E2
Schizophr Res 68:11-9. 2004..However, the relationship between the clinically rated cognitive factor and performance-based cognitive test scores has not been thoroughly examined, particularly in patients who are early in the course of illness...
- Olfactory identification deficits in first-episode psychosis may predict patients at risk for persistent negative and disorganized or cognitive symptomsKimberley P Good
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
Am J Psychiatry 163:932-3. 2006..One-third of patients with a schizophrenia spectrum disorder have a measurable olfactory identification deficit at first examination. The authors studied the relationship of this deficit to symptom remission after 1 year of treatment...
- Sex differences in olfactory function in young patients with psychotic disordersKimberley P Good
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Canada
Schizophr Res 97:97-102. 2007..Therefore, it is likely that they represent basic male vs. female differences and not diagnosis-specific sex differences in olfactory performance-at least in those who are in the early stages of illness...
- An investigation of a possible relationship between olfactory identification deficits at first episode and four-year outcomes in patients with psychosisKimberley P Good
Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program, Canada
Schizophr Res 124:60-5. 2010..In the current study, we examined whether patients with first episode psychosis who have olfactory identification deficits (microsmic) have poorer functional outcome than those whose olfactory status is normal (normosmic)...
- Treatment of a first episode of psychotic illness with quetiapine: an analysis of 2 year outcomesLili C Kopala
Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Schizophr Res 81:29-39. 2006..The first episode of a psychotic disorder provides a unique opportunity to initiate optimal treatment but when a new medication becomes available, little data exist to guide the appropriate use in this population...
- Unirhinal olfactory identification deficits in young male patients with schizophrenia and related disorders: association with impaired memory functionKimberley P Good
Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Suite 4019 5909, Jubilee Road, Halifax, NS B3H 2E2, Canada
Schizophr Res 56:211-23. 2002..The data are consistent with reports linking the right temporal lobe integrity to adequate olfactory processing...
- Diffusion tensor imaging and olfactory identification testing in early-stage Parkinson's diseaseTyler M Rolheiser
Department of Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
J Neurol 258:1254-60. 2011..Since loss of olfaction often precedes the motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease, the important question raised is "will the combination of olfactory testing and MRI (DTI) testing identify pre-motor Parkinson's disease?"..
- Microsmia in postmenopausal women with genetic vulnerability to psychosisKimberley P Good
Schizophr Res 61:327-8. 2003