Athanasios Koukopoulos

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The sustained mood-stabilizing effect of memantine in the management of treatment resistant bipolar disorders: findings from a 12-month naturalistic trial
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Roma, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:163-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Melancholia agitata and mixed depression
    A Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Center for the Treatment and Research of Affective Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, University of Rome La Sapienza, c o Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand Suppl . 2007
  3. doi request reprint Mixed features of depression: why DSM-5 is wrong (and so was DSM-IV)
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    MD, Centro Lucio Bini, Via Crescenzio 42, 00193 Roma, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 203:3-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Endogenous and exogenous cyclicity and temperament in bipolar disorder: review, new data and hypotheses
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 96:165-75. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The primacy of mania: a reconsideration of mood disorders
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, 42, Via Crescenzio, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 24:125-34. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Three-year, naturalistic, mirror-image assessment of adding memantine to the treatment of 30 treatment-resistant patients with bipolar disorder
    Giulia Serra
    NESMOS Department, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:e91-7. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Features preceding diagnosis of bipolar versus major depressive disorders
    Giulia Serra
    NESMOS Department, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA International Consortium for Bipolar and Psychotic Disorders Research, Mailman Research Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA Lucio Bini Mood Disorder Center, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 173:134-42. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Mixed depression: clinical features and predictors of its onset associated with antidepressant use
    Gabriele Sani
    NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 83:213-21. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Mixed depressive states: nosologic and therapeutic issues
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Centre for the Treatment and Research of Affective Disorders, Rome, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:21-37. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Koukopoulos׳ diagnostic criteria for mixed depression: a validation study
    Gabriele Sani
    NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy Centro LucioBini, Rome, Italy IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, Department of Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, Neuropsychiatry Laboratory, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 164:14-8. 2014

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint The sustained mood-stabilizing effect of memantine in the management of treatment resistant bipolar disorders: findings from a 12-month naturalistic trial
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Roma, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:163-6. 2012
    ..To further investigate the therapeutic and prophylactic action of the drug we administered memantine, as augmenting agent, to 40 treatment-resistant bipolar disorder patients, monitored and evaluated for 12 months...
  2. ncbi request reprint Melancholia agitata and mixed depression
    A Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Center for the Treatment and Research of Affective Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, University of Rome La Sapienza, c o Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand Suppl . 2007
    ..Mixed depression is characterized by a full depressive episode with several symptoms of excitatory nature. Mixed depressions worsen if treated with antidepressants...
  3. doi request reprint Mixed features of depression: why DSM-5 is wrong (and so was DSM-IV)
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    MD, Centro Lucio Bini, Via Crescenzio 42, 00193 Roma, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 203:3-5. 2013
    ..Different criteria, based on empirically stronger evidence than exists for the DSM-5 criteria, should be adopted. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Endogenous and exogenous cyclicity and temperament in bipolar disorder: review, new data and hypotheses
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 96:165-75. 2006
    ..Finally, a new distinction of Bipolar Disorders, based on premorbid temperament and course of the illness, is considered...
  5. doi request reprint The primacy of mania: a reconsideration of mood disorders
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, 42, Via Crescenzio, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 24:125-34. 2009
    ..Rather than directly lifting mood with antidepressants, the aim would be to suppress manic-like excitation, with depression being secondarily prevented. Potential objections to, and empirical tests of, the PM hypothesis are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Three-year, naturalistic, mirror-image assessment of adding memantine to the treatment of 30 treatment-resistant patients with bipolar disorder
    Giulia Serra
    NESMOS Department, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:e91-7. 2015
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Features preceding diagnosis of bipolar versus major depressive disorders
    Giulia Serra
    NESMOS Department, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA International Consortium for Bipolar and Psychotic Disorders Research, Mailman Research Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA Lucio Bini Mood Disorder Center, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 173:134-42. 2015
    ..Better and earlier predictive differentiation of bipolar (BD) vs. unipolar major depressive disorder (UD) diagnoses should improve long-term clinical planning...
  8. doi request reprint Mixed depression: clinical features and predictors of its onset associated with antidepressant use
    Gabriele Sani
    NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 83:213-21. 2014
    ..This article proposes a clinical description for defining MxD, which emphasizes psychomotor excitation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mixed depressive states: nosologic and therapeutic issues
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Centro Lucio Bini, Centre for the Treatment and Research of Affective Disorders, Rome, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:21-37. 2005
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Koukopoulos׳ diagnostic criteria for mixed depression: a validation study
    Gabriele Sani
    NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy Centro LucioBini, Rome, Italy IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, Department of Clinical and Behavioral Neurology, Neuropsychiatry Laboratory, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 164:14-8. 2014
    ..The present study validates Koukopoulos׳ criteria as diagnostic for MxD...
  11. doi request reprint The symptom structure of bipolar acute episodes: in search for the mixing link
    Isabella Pacchiarotti
    Bipolar Disorders Programme, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, IDIBAPS, CIBERSAM, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
    J Affect Disord 149:56-66. 2013
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Suicide in a large population of former psychiatric inpatients
    Gabriele Sani
    Centro Lucio Bini, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 65:286-95. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify predictors of completed suicide in a wide sample of psychiatric inpatients receiving retrospective and prospective DSM-IV diagnoses...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ewald Hecker's description of cyclothymia as a cyclical mood disorder: its relevance to the modern concept of bipolar II
    Athanasios Koukopoulos
    Lucio Bini Center, Via Crescenzioa 42, 00193 Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 73:199-205. 2003