David M Benedek

Summary

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint First responders: mental health consequences of natural and human-made disasters for public health and public safety workers
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 28:55-68. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder from Vietnam to today: the evolution of understanding during Eugene Brody's tenure at the journal of nervous and mental disease
    David M Benedek
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:544-52. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Beyond post-traumatic stress disorder
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 3:164-5. 2005
  4. doi request reprint P11 expression and PET in bipolar disorders
    Lei Zhang
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1426-31. 2011
  5. doi request reprint PTSD and traumatic stress from gene to community and bench to bedside
    Robert J Ursano
    Department of Psychiatry and the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Brain Res 1293:2-12. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Military and civilian disaster response and resilience: from gene to policy
    Derrick A Hamaoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 175:32-6. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Medical students' responses to an inpatient suicide: opportunities for education and support
    Derrick A Hamaoka
    USUHS, Department of Psychiatry, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:350-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Startle response related genes
    Lei Zhang
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, United States
    Med Hypotheses 77:685-91. 2011
  9. pmc Exposure to war as a risk factor for mental disorders
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e82. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint "Just-in-time" mental health training and surveillance for the Project HOPE mission
    David M Benedek
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 171:63-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint First responders: mental health consequences of natural and human-made disasters for public health and public safety workers
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 28:55-68. 2007
    ..Finally, the application of public health intervention models for the assessment and management of distress responses and mental disorders in first-responder communities is discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder from Vietnam to today: the evolution of understanding during Eugene Brody's tenure at the journal of nervous and mental disease
    David M Benedek
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:544-52. 2011
    ..Thus, this review of the history and present state of the science of PTSD summarizes the lessons learned while Dr Brody dedicated his life to teaching us...
  3. ncbi request reprint Beyond post-traumatic stress disorder
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 3:164-5. 2005
  4. doi request reprint P11 expression and PET in bipolar disorders
    Lei Zhang
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1426-31. 2011
    ..Currently, few biomarkers differentiate BD-I from BD-II. However, it is suggested that peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC) mRNA levels of p11 and positron emission tomography (PET) might be potential biomarkers for BD...
  5. doi request reprint PTSD and traumatic stress from gene to community and bench to bedside
    Robert J Ursano
    Department of Psychiatry and the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Brain Res 1293:2-12. 2009
    ..Effective treatments indicate areas for bench research on the mechanisms of the disorder...
  6. ncbi request reprint Military and civilian disaster response and resilience: from gene to policy
    Derrick A Hamaoka
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 175:32-6. 2010
    ..Recent studies confirm that appreciation of biology and its relation to trauma response are necessary to our understanding of trauma's effects on humans, including trauma-associated disorders, resiliency, and recovery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Medical students' responses to an inpatient suicide: opportunities for education and support
    Derrick A Hamaoka
    USUHS, Department of Psychiatry, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:350-3. 2007
    ..The authors review third-year medical students' questionnaires to identify the perceptions, themes, and recommendations following an inpatient suicide...
  8. doi request reprint Startle response related genes
    Lei Zhang
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, United States
    Med Hypotheses 77:685-91. 2011
    ..This review of research strategy may provide the information for identifying a biomarker for startle response, with the objective of translating research into clinical utility: diagnosis and treatment of stress-induced mental disorders...
  9. pmc Exposure to war as a risk factor for mental disorders
    David M Benedek
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e82. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint "Just-in-time" mental health training and surveillance for the Project HOPE mission
    David M Benedek
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 171:63-5. 2006
    ..The training and surveillance efforts included a focus on mental health aspects of the mission...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hurricane Katrina: disasters teach us and we must learn
    Robert J Ursano
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:180-2. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Models of PTSD and traumatic stress: the importance of research "from bedside to bench to bedside"
    Robert J Ursano
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Prog Brain Res 167:203-15. 2008
    ..The 5-HT2A receptor and p11 protein and associated regulators are avenues of new investigation that warrant study and consideration in models of PTSD...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prisoners of war: long-term health outcomes
    Robert J Ursano
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University, School of Medicine, 4301 Jones Bridge Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Lancet 362:s22-3. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric medications for deployment: an update
    David M Benedek
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 172:681-5. 2007
    ..This article discusses issues regarding the usage of psychotropic medications during military deployments, with emphasis on Operation Iraqi Freedom...
  15. doi request reprint P11 (S100A10) as a potential biomarker of psychiatric patients at risk of suicide
    Lei Zhang
    Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:435-41. 2011
    ..These results suggest that PBMC p11 mRNA levels may be a potential adjunctive biomarker for the assessment of suicide risk in mental disorders and warrants a larger translational study to determine its clinical utility...
  16. doi request reprint Randomized effectiveness trial of a brief course of acupuncture for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Charles C Engel
    Deployment Health Clinical Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress CSTS Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, IA Samueli Institute, Alexandria, VA
    Med Care 52:S57-64. 2014
    ..Acupuncture appears to be a safe, potentially nonstigmatizing treatment that reduces symptoms of anxiety, depression, and chronic pain, but little is known about its effect on PTSD...
  17. pmc Expression profiles of mitochondrial genes in the frontal cortex and the caudate nucleus of developing humans and mice selectively bred for high and low fear
    Kwang H Choi
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e49183. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the genes associated with mitochondrial function in the PFC play a significant role in brain development and fear-related behavior...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hospital disaster preparedness: mental and behavioral health interventions for infectious disease outbreaks and bioterrorism incidents
    Artin Terhakopian
    The Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 2:43-50. 2007
    ..There is now sufficient clinical experience regarding such problems, and tested recommendations are available for hospitals to implement in disaster planning and practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint Terrorism and weapons of mass destruction: managing the behavioral reaction in primary care
    Timothy J Lacy
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20817, USA
    South Med J 96:394-9. 2003
    ..Mandatory debriefings are not recommended, and medications may be used when more conservative measures are not sufficient...
  20. ncbi request reprint Practice guideline for the treatment of patients with acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Robert J Ursano
    Am J Psychiatry 161:3-31. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Emergency mental health management in bioterrorism events
    David M Benedek
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry Service, Building 6 Borden Pavilion, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 20:393-407. 2002
    ..These and other high-risk groups will benefit from the same supportive interventions developed for the community as a whole...
  22. ncbi request reprint "I could tell you, but then I'd have to kill you": classified information in the psychiatric evaluation
    Ricky D Malone
    Forensic Psychiatry Service, Department of Psychiatry, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:232-7. 2002
    ..We also discuss common pitfalls and strategies for handling such situations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Med-psych drug-drug interactions update
    Scott C Armstrong
    Center for Geriatric Psychiatry, Tuality Forest Grove Hospital, Oregon 97116, USA
    Psychosomatics 43:245-7. 2002