Mustafa M Husain

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Present and prospective clinical therapeutic regimens for Alzheimer's disease
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX, USA
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:765-77. 2008
  2. pmc Pregnancy and delivery while receiving vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of major depression: a case report
    Mustafa M Husain
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8898, USA
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 4:16. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Family history of depression and therapeutic outcome: findings from STAR*D
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:185-95. 2009
  4. pmc The efficacy of acute electroconvulsive therapy in atypical depression
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:406-11. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Pain in depression: STAR*D study findings
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:113-22. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Age-related characteristics of depression: a preliminary STAR*D report
    Mustafa M Husain
    Dept of Psychiatry, Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:852-60. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's disease
    Mustafa M Husain
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 15:767-77, ix-x. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcome of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for treatment of major depressive episodes
    Ziad Nahas
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1097-104. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Effects od Severe Depression on Global Cognitive Function and Memory
    Shawn M McClintock
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    CNS Spectr 15:304-13. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical differences among depressed patients with and without a history of suicide attempts: findings from the STAR*D trial
    Cynthia A Claassen
    Department of Psychiatry and Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75235 9119, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:77-84. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Continuation ECT versus Pharmacotherapy
    Mustafa Husain; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. COMPARING THREE ELECTRODE PLACEMENTS TO OPTIMIZE ECT
    Mustafa Husain; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. pmc Present and prospective clinical therapeutic regimens for Alzheimer's disease
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX, USA
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:765-77. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Pregnancy and delivery while receiving vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of major depression: a case report
    Mustafa M Husain
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8898, USA
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 4:16. 2005
    ..Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) therapy is an effective non-pharmacologic treatment for treatment-resistant depression (TRD), but little information exists regarding the use of VNS therapy during pregnancy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Family history of depression and therapeutic outcome: findings from STAR*D
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:185-95. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc The efficacy of acute electroconvulsive therapy in atypical depression
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:406-11. 2008
    ..This study examined the characteristics and outcomes of patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), with or without atypical features, who were treated with acute bilateral electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pain in depression: STAR*D study findings
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:113-22. 2007
    ..Pain complaints commonly accompany major depressive disorder (MDD). However, whether patients with MDD and pain complaints differ from those without pain complaints is not well studied...
  6. ncbi request reprint Age-related characteristics of depression: a preliminary STAR*D report
    Mustafa M Husain
    Dept of Psychiatry, Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:852-60. 2005
    ..The authors explore the relationships between current age and depression severity, course of illness, presenting symptom features, and comorbid symptoms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's disease
    Mustafa M Husain
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 15:767-77, ix-x. 2005
    ..Although current therapies produce a mild improvement in symptoms, there are several disease-modifying therapies on the horizon. This article reviews current standards in clinical diagnosis and management...
  8. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcome of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for treatment of major depressive episodes
    Ziad Nahas
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1097-104. 2005
    ..We examined the effects of adjunctive VNS over 24 months in this cohort...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Effects od Severe Depression on Global Cognitive Function and Memory
    Shawn M McClintock
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    CNS Spectr 15:304-13. 2010
    ..Major depressive disorder (MDD) is thought to negatively impact cognitive function; however, the relationship has not been well explored...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical differences among depressed patients with and without a history of suicide attempts: findings from the STAR*D trial
    Cynthia A Claassen
    Department of Psychiatry and Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75235 9119, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:77-84. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Assessing anxious features in depressed outpatients
    Shawn M McClintock
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:e69-82. 2011
    ..Both the HRSD(ANX) and IDS-C(ANX) subscales have acceptable psychometric properties and can be used to identify anxious features for clinical or research purposes...
  12. pmc Bifrontal, bitemporal and right unilateral electrode placement in ECT: randomised trial
    Charles H Kellner
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 196:226-34. 2010
    ..Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is an effective treatment for major depression. Optimising efficacy and minimising cognitive impairment are goals of ongoing technical refinements...
  13. pmc Continuation electroconvulsive therapy vs pharmacotherapy for relapse prevention in major depression: a multisite study from the Consortium for Research in Electroconvulsive Therapy (CORE)
    Charles H Kellner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 183 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1337-44. 2006
    ..Although electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been shown to be extremely effective for the acute treatment of major depression, it has never been systematically assessed as a strategy for relapse prevention...
  14. doi request reprint Randomized comparison of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (escitalopram) monotherapy and antidepressant combination pharmacotherapy for major depressive disorder with melancholic features: a CO-MED report
    William V Bobo
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Affect Disord 133:467-76. 2011
    ..The clinical effects of antidepressant combinations vs. monotherapy as initial treatment for major depression with melancholic features (MDD-MF) are unknown...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of depressed outpatients with and without co-occurring general medical conditions in STAR*D
    William R Yates
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, OK 74135, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:421-9. 2004
    ..A significant percentage of patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) suffer from concurrent general medical conditions (GMCs)...
  16. doi request reprint Concise Health Risk Tracking scale: a brief self-report and clinician rating of suicidal risk
    Madhukar H Trivedi
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9086, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:757-64. 2011
    ..This report evaluates the psychometric properties of a brief self- and clinician-rated measure of factors related to the risk of suicide attempt or completion...
  17. pmc Residual symptoms in depressed outpatients who respond by 50% but do not remit to antidepressant medication
    Shawn M McClintock
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:180-6. 2011
    ..Individualized treatments are warranted to specifically address each patient's residual depressive symptoms...
  18. doi request reprint Daily left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the acute treatment of major depression: clinical predictors of outcome in a multisite, randomized controlled clinical trial
    Sarah H Lisanby
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:522-34. 2009
    ..Shorter duration of current illness and lack of anxiety comorbidity may also confer an increased likelihood of good antidepressant response to TMS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for treatment-resistant depression: a randomized, controlled acute phase trial
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:347-54. 2005
    ..Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) alters both concentrations of neurotransmitters or their metabolites and functional activity of central nervous system regions dysregulated in mood disorders. An open trial has suggested efficacy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Speed of response and remission in major depressive disorder with acute electroconvulsive therapy (ECT): a Consortium for Research in ECT (CORE) report
    Mustafa M Husain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:485-91. 2004
    ..We report the speed of response and remission rates in a cohort of depressed patients who received a course of acute-phase ECT in the initial phase of an ongoing multicenter randomized trial of continuation ECT versus pharmacotherapy...
  21. pmc Motor symptoms at onset of Parkinson disease and risk for cognitive impairment and depression
    Richard B Dewey
    Departments of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9036, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 25:115-20. 2012
    ..To determine whether side and type of initial motor symptoms in Parkinson disease (PD) predict risk for later development of cognitive impairment or depressive symptoms...
  22. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes for older depressed patients with earlier versus late onset of first depressive episode: a Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) report
    F Andrew Kozel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:58-64. 2008
    ..In this study of older depressed outpatients, the authors evaluated whether the age at onset of the first major depressive episode (MDE) was related to clinical outcomes...
  23. pmc A systematic review of the combined use of electroconvulsive therapy and psychotherapy for depression
    Shawn M McClintock
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    J ECT 27:236-43. 2011
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Neural correlates of successful response inhibition in unmedicated patients with late-life depression
    David S Bobb
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1057-69. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared brain activation between a group of unmedicated participants with LLD and an unmedicated healthy cohort during SST performance...
  25. pmc A systematic review of the neurocognitive effects of magnetic seizure therapy
    Shawn M McClintock
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:413-23. 2011
    ..Future investigations using translational methods are warranted to confirm these findings and to further determine the effects of MST on neurocognitive functions...
  26. pmc Clinical features of depression in outpatients with and without co-occurring general medical conditions in STAR*D: confirmatory analysis
    William R Yates
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, OK, USA
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 9:7-15. 2007
    ..Concurrent medical comorbidity influences the accurate diagnosis and treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  27. pmc Disruption of component processes of spatial working memory by electroconvulsive shock but not magnetic seizure therapy
    Shawn M McClintock
    Neurostimulation Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 16:177-87. 2013
    ..This line of investigation may have significant implications in our understanding cognitive component processes of memory function and impairment...
  28. doi request reprint Increased cortical excitability with prefrontal high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in adolescents with treatment-resistant major depressive disorder
    Paul E Croarkin
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 8589, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:56-64. 2012
    ..To examine changes in motor cortical excitability in adolescent subjects receiving 30 sessions of high-frequency prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS)...
  29. pmc Making clinicians lives easier: guidance on use of the QIDS self-report in place of the MADRS
    Thomas J Carmody
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9086, USA
    J Affect Disord 95:115-8. 2006
    ..The ability to convert total scores from one scale to another facilitates the interpretation of research findings and facilitates the use of systematic measurement in clinical practice...
  30. doi request reprint A review of continuation electroconvulsive therapy: application, safety, and efficacy
    Kenneth Trevino
    Neurostimulation Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J ECT 26:186-95. 2010
    ..Nonetheless, the available evidence supports the use of C-ECT as a safe and effective method in relapse prevention...
  31. doi request reprint Association between depression severity and neurocognitive function in major depressive disorder: a review and synthesis
    Shawn M McClintock
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Neuropsychology 24:9-34. 2010
    ....
  32. pmc Differential effects of high-dose magnetic seizure therapy and electroconvulsive shock on cognitive function
    Timothy Spellman
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:1163-70. 2008
    ..5 x seizure threshold...
  33. doi request reprint The use of topical lidocaine to reduce pain during repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of depression
    Kenneth Trevino
    Neurostimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    J ECT 27:44-7. 2011
    ..As a case report, our study has limited results. Given the recent approval of rTMS for the treatment of depression, additional studies are warranted to determine optimal methods of reducing scalp pain...
  34. pmc The emerging role for repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in optimizing the treatment of adolescent depression
    Paul E Croarkin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J ECT 26:323-9. 2010
    ..These may diverge from adult data. Early intervention with neuromodulation could also hold the promise of addressing the developmental course of dysfunctional neurocircuitry...
  35. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of major depressive disorder: a comprehensive summary of safety experience from acute exposure, extended exposure, and during reintroduction treatment
    Philip G Janicak
    Department of Psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:222-32. 2008
    ..We examined the acute efficacy of TMS in a randomized sham-controlled trial, under open-label conditions, and its durability of benefit...
  36. ncbi request reprint Anesthetic considerations for magnetic seizure therapy: a novel therapy for severe depression
    Paul F White
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9068, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:76-80, table of contents. 2006
    ..Further studies are required to evaluate the antidepressant efficacy of MST versus ECT when they are administered at comparable levels of cerebral stimulation...
  37. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for major depressive episodes: one year outcomes
    Lauren B Marangell
    Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, BCM 350, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:280-7. 2002
    ..This open, naturalistic follow-up study was conducted to determine whether the initial promising effects were sustained, and whether changes in function would be observed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Defining treatment-resistant depression: a comprehensive review of the literature
    Kenneth Trevino
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Dallas, TX USA E mail
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 26:222-32. 2014
    ..This review summarizes the different methods used to define TRD, and provides an overview of the TRD literature...
  39. ncbi request reprint Advances in brain stimulation for depression
    Anna Wani
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 25:217-24. 2013
    ..As a result, neurostimulation treatment modalities have been developed as potential alternatives. This article provides an overview of advances in neurostimulation for treating depression...
  40. pmc Using simultaneous repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation/functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (rTMS/fNIRS) to measure brain activation and connectivity
    F Andrew Kozel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9119, USA
    Neuroimage 47:1177-84. 2009
    ..In addition, the effects of rTMS in distinct brain regions without quantifiable behavioral changes can be objectively measured...
  41. ncbi request reprint Safety of vagus nerve stimulation with ECT
    Mustafa M Husain
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1243. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Relationship between somatization and remission with ECT
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Psychiatry Res 129:293-5. 2004
    ..In the less severely depressed group, high somatic anxiety and hypochondriasis predicted a low likelihood of sustained remission with ECT. In the more severely depressed group, these traits were not predictive of ECT outcome...
  43. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder comorbidity in major depressive disorder: an exploratory analysis of the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression cohort
    Lori L Davis
    VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:81-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, gender, marital status, age of onset of major depression, functional impairment, and suicide risk factors differ in depressed patients with concurrent SUD symptoms compared to those without SUD comorbidity...
  44. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychotropic medication use among patients with severe depression referred for electroconvulsive therapy: data from the Consortium for Research on Electroconvulsive Therapy
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J ECT 22:116-23. 2006
    ..Use of hypnotic agents and anticonvulsants was common. In conclusion, patients with severe depression referred for ECT with a unipolar depressive episode have high rates of psychotropic usage, much of which is inadequate...
  45. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder comorbidity in major depressive disorder: a confirmatory analysis of the STAR*D cohort
    Lori L Davis
    VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404, USA
    Am J Addict 15:278-85. 2006
    ..048 to <0.0001). They were also less likely to be Hispanic and endorse general medical comorbidities (p = 0.006 and 0.002, respectively)...
  46. pmc Quick recovery of orientation after magnetic seizure therapy for major depressive disorder
    George Kirov
    Cardiff University, Henry Wellcome Building, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:152-5. 2008
    ..Its use may be justified if it produces the antidepressant effects of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), coupled with limited cognitive side-effects...
  47. doi request reprint Change in seizure threshold during electroconvulsive therapy
    Max Fink
    Long Island Jewish Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY, USA
    J ECT 24:114-6. 2008
    ..Dose titration of the ST has been suggested to optimize stimulus dosing in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). The change in ST with remission is examined in a large sample of unipolar depressed patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Data management and design issues in an unmasked randomized trial of electroconvulsive therapy for relapse prevention of severe depression: the consortium for research in electroconvulsive therapy trial
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J ECT 23:244-50. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the design characteristics and challenges of the trial and of our method of dealing with the lack of double-blind outcome assessment...
  49. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication treatment failure does not predict lower remission with ECT for major depressive disorder: a report from the consortium for research in electroconvulsive therapy
    Keith G Rasmussen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1701-6. 2007
    ..To test whether antidepressant medication treatment failure predicts differential remission with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in nonpsychotic unipolar depression...
  50. ncbi request reprint Concomitant use of vagus nerve stimulation and electroconvulsive therapy for treatment-resistant depression
    Michael J Burke
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS
    J ECT 22:218-22. 2006
    ..This study explored the use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in the pivotal study of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for treatment-resistant depression...
  51. ncbi request reprint Comparison of quality of life measures in a depressed population
    Stephen R Wisniewski
    Epidemiology Data Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:219-25. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Enrolling research subjects from clinical practice: ethical and procedural issues in the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) trial
    Jonathan E Alpert
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Depression Clinical and Research Program, 50 Staniford Street, 4th Floor, Boston, 02114, USA
    Psychiatry Res 141:193-200. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Methods of testing feasibility for sequenced treatment alternatives to relieve depression (STAR*D)
    Stephen R Wisniewski
    Epidemiology Data Center, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 38:241-8. 2004
    ..While the information gathered was useful, it did delay the initiation of the formal trial. We view this cost as an investment in the development of overall study procedures that should lead to a stronger study...
  54. ncbi request reprint Anticholinergic drugs and elderly people: a no brainer?
    P Murali Doraiswamy
    Lancet Neurol 5:379-80. 2006
  55. pmc Outcome of electroconvulsive therapy by race in the Consortium for Research on Electroconvulsive Therapy multisite study
    Mark D Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J ECT 24:117-21. 2008
    ..The authors examine the differences in outcome between black and white patients receiving electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) as a part of the Consortium for Research on Electroconvulsive Therapy multisite study...

Research Grants2

  1. Continuation ECT versus Pharmacotherapy
    Mustafa Husain; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..When completed, this project will provide the first and definitive data on the role of C-ECT in the treatment of serious affective illness. ..
  2. COMPARING THREE ELECTRODE PLACEMENTS TO OPTIMIZE ECT
    Mustafa Husain; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of this study will promote more effective and safer treatment of the most severely ill depressed patients. ..