Simon Kung

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Screening for bipolar disorders: Clinical utilization of the Mood Disorders Questionnaire on an inpatient mood disorders unit
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 188:97-100. 2015
  2. doi Survey of sensitive information written in patient notes by psychiatry trainees
    Simon Kung
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Medical School, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 37:31-4. 2013
  3. doi Comparing the Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) and Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) depression measures in an integrated mood disorders practice
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Affect Disord 145:341-3. 2013
  4. pmc Treatment of nightmares with prazosin: a systematic review
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:890-900. 2012
  5. ncbi Association of optimism-pessimism with quality of life in patients with head and neck and thyroid cancers
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:1545-52. 2006
  6. ncbi An electronic filing cabinet for "classic" articles and other teaching materials: something old, something new
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 200 First St S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:140-3. 2004
  7. doi Posterior vitreous detachment and retinal tear after repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, Minneapolis 55905, USA
    Brain Stimul 4:218-21. 2011
  8. pmc Development of a bipolar disorder biobank: differential phenotyping for subsequent biomarker analyses
    Mark A Frye
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Int J Bipolar Disord 3:30. 2015
  9. pmc Impact of a structured multidisciplinary intervention on quality of life of older adults with advanced cancer
    Megan M Chock
    Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:2077-86. 2013
  10. doi Continuation phase intravenous ketamine in adults with treatment-resistant depression
    Jennifer L Vande Voort
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Depression Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Affect Disord 206:300-304. 2016

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  1. doi Screening for bipolar disorders: Clinical utilization of the Mood Disorders Questionnaire on an inpatient mood disorders unit
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 188:97-100. 2015
    ..The Mood Disorders Questionnaire (MDQ) is a widely used screening instrument for bipolar disorders. The MDQ has seldom been used in the inpatient setting, and we report a clinical, real-world inpatient validation...
  2. doi Survey of sensitive information written in patient notes by psychiatry trainees
    Simon Kung
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Medical School, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 37:31-4. 2013
    ..The authors investigated whether notes written by psychiatry trainees were ready for release to patients...
  3. doi Comparing the Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) and Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) depression measures in an integrated mood disorders practice
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Affect Disord 145:341-3. 2013
    ..Two popular instruments are the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI-II) and the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9). We compared the performance of these two instruments in a mood disorders setting...
  4. pmc Treatment of nightmares with prazosin: a systematic review
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:890-900. 2012
    ..Reduced nightmare severity with use of prazosin was consistently reported in the open-label trials, retrospective chart reviews, and single case reports...
  5. ncbi Association of optimism-pessimism with quality of life in patients with head and neck and thyroid cancers
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:1545-52. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between optimism-pessimism and quality of life (QOL) in survivors of head and neck and thyroid cancers...
  6. ncbi An electronic filing cabinet for "classic" articles and other teaching materials: something old, something new
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, 200 First St S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:140-3. 2004
    ..We attempt to recover these materials through a marriage of traditional reading lists and contemporary technology...
  7. doi Posterior vitreous detachment and retinal tear after repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Simon Kung
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, Minneapolis 55905, USA
    Brain Stimul 4:218-21. 2011
    ..As part of the routine clinical monitoring of rTMS side effects, we encourage attention toward ophthalmologic symptoms, especially in older patients...
  8. pmc Development of a bipolar disorder biobank: differential phenotyping for subsequent biomarker analyses
    Mark A Frye
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Int J Bipolar Disord 3:30. 2015
    ..Here, we describe the aims, design, infrastructure, and research uses of the biobank, along with demographics and clinical features of the first participants enrolled...
  9. pmc Impact of a structured multidisciplinary intervention on quality of life of older adults with advanced cancer
    Megan M Chock
    Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:2077-86. 2013
    ..In this project, the QOL differences between older adult (age 65+) and younger adult (age 18-64) advanced cancer patients in response to a multidisciplinary intervention designed to improve QOL were examined...
  10. doi Continuation phase intravenous ketamine in adults with treatment-resistant depression
    Jennifer L Vande Voort
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Depression Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Affect Disord 206:300-304. 2016
    ..Little is known about the antidepressive effects of repeated intravenous ketamine infusions beyond the acute phase of treatment in patients with refractory depression...
  11. doi Cancer caregiver quality of life: need for targeted intervention
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Psychooncology 25:1400-1407. 2016
    ..However, few studies exist to address long-term benefits. We assessed changes in various QOL domains after participation in a QOL intervention for caregivers of patients having newly diagnosed advanced cancer...
  12. doi Hypovitaminosis D in psychiatric inpatients: clinical correlation with depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and prescribing practices
    David D Leedahl
    Department of Pharmacy, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    Psychosomatics 54:257-62. 2013
    ..This correlation and subsequent prescribing practices of vitamin D supplementation were evaluated in a population of psychiatric inpatients...
  13. pmc Cancer Caregiver: Perceived Benefits of Technology
    Maria I Lapid
    1 Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Telemed J E Health 21:893-902. 2015
    ..The burden associated with caregiving has been well documented. Caregivers have multiple responsibilities, and technology may be accessible as a potential burden-alleviating resource...
  14. doi Association between history of psychosis and cardiovascular disease in bipolar disorder
    Miguel L Prieto
    Mayo Clinic Depression Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN, USA
    Bipolar Disord 17:518-27. 2015
    ..To determine whether clinical features of bipolar disorder, such as history of psychosis, and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors contribute to a higher risk of CVD among patients with bipolar disorder...
  15. doi Clinical risk factors and serotonin transporter gene variants associated with antidepressant-induced mania
    Mark A Frye
    200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:174-80. 2015
    ..Identifying clinical and genetic risk factors associated with antidepressant-induced mania (AIM) may improve individualized treatment strategies for bipolar depression...
  16. pmc Do age and quality of life of patients with cancer influence quality of life of the caregiver?
    Varun Shahi
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Geriatr Oncol 5:331-6. 2014
    ..The objective of our study was to describe caregiver QOL and explore whether patient age and other psychosocial factors impact caregiver QOL...
  17. doi Does gender influence outcomes from a multidisciplinary intervention for quality of life designed for patients with advanced cancer?
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Support Care Cancer 21:2485-90. 2013
    ..It has been well documented that there are gender differences in the symptoms associated with cancer treatment. This study explores the impact of gender on QOL for patients with newly diagnosed advanced cancer...
  18. doi A Single-Dose Crossover Pharmacokinetic Comparison Study of Oral, Rectal and Topical Quetiapine in Healthy Adults
    Jonathan G Leung
    Department of Pharmacy, Mayo Clinic Hospital Rochester, 1216 2nd Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55902, USA
    Clin Pharmacokinet 55:971-6. 2016
    ..There are currently no studies evaluating non-oral compounded dosage forms of quetiapine...
  19. doi Relationship of genetic variation in the serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) and congenital and acquired cardiovascular diseases
    Ann M Moyer
    1 Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 19:115-23. 2015
    ..0366) and abnormal cardiac study (0.0311). Overall, these results represent a step toward the understanding of the impact of SLC6A4 variation on cardiovascular pathology. ..
  20. doi Serial infusions of low-dose ketamine for major depression
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 27:444-50. 2013
    ..Side effects during the infusions have been common. It is not known whether serial infusions or lower infusion rates result in greater efficacy...
  21. doi Current landscape, unmet needs, and future directions for treatment of bipolar depression
    Mark A Frye
    Mayo Clinic Depression Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 169:S17-23. 2014
    ..The aim of this review is to present the therapeutic options currently available for managing bipolar depression and to highlight areas of unmet need and future research...
  22. ncbi Electroconvulsive therapy for patients with major depression and probable Lewy body dementia
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J ECT 19:103-9. 2003
    ..All of them enjoyed substantial relief from depression with ECT, which they tolerated well. It is concluded that ECT can be effective in treating depression associated with probable Lewy Body dementia...
  23. doi A new interaction between SLC6A4 variation and child abuse is associated with resting heart rate
    Gen Shinozaki
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:227-33. 2011
    ..A child abuse history has also been associated with more rapid heart rate reactions...
  24. doi Management of Psychotropic Drug-Induced DRESS Syndrome: A Systematic Review
    Tanner J Bommersbach
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Mayo Clin Proc 91:787-801. 2016
    ..Finally, we outline strategies for treating comorbid psychiatric illness after a DRESS reaction to the psychotropic medication. ..
  25. doi Reducing caregiver stress with internet-based interventions: a systematic review of open-label and randomized controlled trials
    Chunling Hu
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:e194-209. 2015
    ..Reducing caregiver stress can improve caregiver quality of life as well as improve the care they provide to loved ones. This systematic review assesses the effectiveness of internet-based interventions to decrease caregiver stress...
  26. doi Effect of Age on Psychiatric Rehospitalization Rates After Electroconvulsive Therapy for Patients With Depression
    Brooke H Rosen
    From the Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    J ECT 32:93-8. 2016
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  27. doi The importance of code status discussions in the psychiatric hospital: results of a single site survey of psychiatrists
    Alastair J S McKean
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 39:200-3. 2015
    ..The authors surveyed psychiatry trainees and faculty regarding their perceptions and practice to gain further insight into the types of approaches used...
  28. doi Does 5HTTLPR long allele prevent hospitalization? Test of Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium
    Gen Shinozaki
    aDepartment of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa bDepartment of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 24:34-6. 2014
    ..There was no departure from Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium with any of these samples. We also compared 5HTTLPR genotype prevalence between 925 inpatients and 201 outpatients, which showed no statistically significant difference. ..
  29. doi A randomized comparison of ketamine versus methohexital anesthesia in electroconvulsive therapy
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Mayo Clinic Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 215:362-5. 2014
    ..Ketamine is associated with longer motor seizure duration than methohexital. ..
  30. doi Investigation of serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) by child abuse history interaction with body mass index and diabetes mellitus of White female depressed psychiatric inpatients
    Gen Shinozaki
    Department of Psychiatry, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 22:109-14. 2012
    ..This time, we extended our investigation to other outcomes with body mass index (BMI), and diabetes mellitus (DM) diagnosis...
  31. doi Comparing the Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II) and Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) Depression Measures in an Outpatient Bariatric Clinic
    Paul E Schutt
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Obes Surg 26:1274-8. 2016
    ..This study evaluated whether both instruments have similar performance in an outpatient bariatric surgery clinic setting...
  32. doi Identifying Patients in the Acute Psychiatric Hospital Who May Benefit From a Palliative Care Approach
    M Caroline Burton
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 33:228-32. 2016
    ..Palliative care intervention should be considered when treating inpatients with psychiatric disorders, especially older patients who have a previous hospitalization or history of dementia. ..
  33. doi An Open-Label, Pilot Study of Daily Right Unilateral Ultrabrief Pulse Electroconvulsive Therapy
    Keith G Rasmussen
    From the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    J ECT 32:33-7. 2016
    ..A randomized trial comparing this technique to a thrice weekly schedule of RUL-UB treatments is indicated. ..
  34. doi Improvements in depression severity in hospitalized patients with and without borderline personality features
    Kei Yoshimatsu
    YOSHIMATSU Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA ROSEN Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN KUNG and PALMER Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN
    J Psychiatr Pract 21:208-13. 2015
    ..To date, few studies have specifically assessed the rate of improvement of depressive symptoms during an acute inpatient hospitalization in patients who screen positive for BPD compared with those who do not...
  35. doi CYP2C19 variation, not citalopram dose nor serum level, is associated with QTc prolongation
    Yingying Kumar
    Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 28:1143-8. 2014
    ..However, PM of the drug tended to have longer QTc intervals. Our findings suggest cytochrome P450 genotyping in select patients may be helpful to guide medication optimization while limiting harmful effects. ..
  36. doi Respecting the spiritual side of advanced cancer care: a systematic review
    Katherine M Piderman
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 17:6. 2015
    ....
  37. doi The use of slow-frequency prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in refractory neuropathic pain
    Shirlene M Sampson
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J ECT 27:33-7. 2011
    ..Given the high degree of suffering experienced by subjects with chronic neuropathic pain and the treatment resistance noted in this population, the use of slow-frequency rTMS as adjuvant therapy may be of significant clinical benefit...
  38. doi Pharmacogenomics of antidepressant induced mania: a review and meta-analysis of the serotonin transporter gene (5HTTLPR) association
    Joanna M Biernacka
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Affect Disord 136:e21-9. 2012
    ..This review and meta-analysis evaluates the evidence for association between the serotonin transporter gene promoter polymorphism (5HTTLPR) and AIM...
  39. pmc Feasibility evaluation of an interpersonal and social rhythm therapy group delivery model
    Astrid A Hoberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:271-7. 2013
    ..Sustainability challenges include aftercare groups, space, and clinician time. The NPM provides a useful framework for evaluation of factors influencing the feasibility of psychotherapy delivery models. ..
  40. ncbi Online resources for assessment and evaluation
    Sheldon Benjamin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:498-504. 2006
    ..Assessment of competency requires analysis of performance data from numerous sources. This article reviews characteristics of Web-based evaluation and assessment systems and recommends areas for further development...