Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Shared genetic risk of major depression, alcohol dependence, and marijuana dependence: contribution of antisocial personality disorder in menQiang Fu
Missouri Alcoholism Research Center at Washington University, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 40 N Kingshighway Blvd, Suite 2, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1125-32. 2002..We examined the contribution of genetic effects associated with ASPD to the comorbidity of MD and substance use disorders...
- Differential etiology of posttraumatic stress disorder with conduct disorder and major depression in male veteransQiang Fu
Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
Biol Psychiatry 62:1088-94. 2007..Epidemiologic studies reveal that posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is highly comorbid with both conduct disorder and major depression in men. The genetic and environmental etiology of this comorbidity has not been examined...
- Effects of childhood adversity on bullying and cruelty to animals in the United States: findings from a national sampleMichael G Vaughn
Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
J Interpers Violence 26:3509-25. 2011..The final models indicated that the cumulative burden of childhood adversities had strong effects on the increased likelihood of bullying behavior but not cruelty to animals...
- Heritability of SF-36 among middle-age, middle-class, male-male twinsJames C Romeis
Comparative Aging and Health Status Laboratory, Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104 1314, USA
Med Care 43:1147-54. 2005....
- Suicidal behavior, smoking, and familial vulnerabilityJeffrey F Scherrer
Research Service 151 JC, St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 14:415-24. 2012..Smoking is a well-established correlate of suicidal behavior. It is not known if familial risk factors contribute to this association...
- Sociodemographic, behavioral, and substance use correlates of reckless driving in the United States: findings from a national SampleMichael G Vaughn
School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, MO 63103, USA
J Psychiatr Res 45:347-53. 2011..07, 2.29). All three reckless driving groups were more likely to have a family history of antisocial behavior than non-reckless drivers. Study findings provide information from which targeted behavioral interventions can be applied...
- Psychiatric correlates of bullying in the United States: findings from a national sampleMichael G Vaughn
School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
Psychiatr Q 81:183-95. 2010..Prevention and treatment targeting bullying behaviors, comorbid conditions, and their precursors could potentially reduce the prevalence and consequences of bullying...
- Psychiatric correlates of behavioral indicators of school disengagement in the United StatesMichael G Vaughn
Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
Psychiatr Q 82:191-206. 2011..In addition to attending to academic achievement outcomes school disengagement prevention strategies should consider targeting these psychiatric conditions in order to reduce school dropout...
- Exposure to paternal alcoholism does not predict development of alcohol-use disorders in offspring: evidence from an offspring-of-twins studyAlexis E Duncan
Midwest Alcoholism Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 4560 Clayton Avenue, Suite 1000, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
J Stud Alcohol 67:649-56. 2006..Using an offspring-of-twins design, we tested the hypothesis that exposure to paternal alcoholism during the child's first 12 years will increase offspring risk for subsequent alcohol-use disorders (AUD)...
- Prevalence and correlates of fire-setting in the United States: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related ConditionsMichael G Vaughn
School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
Compr Psychiatry 51:217-23. 2010..Given the substantial personal and social costs related to arson, prevention and treatment interventions targeting fire-setters potentially could save lives and property...
- Is crack cocaine use associated with greater violence than powdered cocaine use? Results from a national sampleMichael G Vaughn
School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:181-6. 2010..The question of whether crack cocaine use is associated with increased violence compared to powdered cocaine use has not been adequately explored in large nationally representative general population samples...
- Psychosocial determinants of intention to screen for Alzheimer's diseaseJames E Galvin
Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Alzheimers Dement 4:353-60. 2008..There is little information about how receptive older adults are to discuss memory problems with healthcare providers. Here we test the psychosocial factors explaining older adults' intention to undergo screening for Alzheimer disease (AD)...
- Development of a population-based questionnaire to explore psychosocial determinants of screening for memory loss and Alzheimer DiseaseJames E Galvin
Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 20:182-91. 2006....
- Longitudinal study of children with unilateral hearing lossJudith E C Lieu
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Laryngoscope 122:2088-95. 2012..The objective of this study was to determine whether language skills and educational performance improved or worsened over time in a cohort of children with UHL...
- Genetic epidemiology of alcohol-induced blackoutsElliot C Nelson
Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, O 63108, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:257-63. 2004..Alcohol-induced blackouts (ie, periods of anterograde amnesia) have received limited recent research attention...
- A Latent Class Analysis of Smokeless Tobacco Use in the United StatesQiang Fu
Department of Biostatistics, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, Salus Center, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO, 63104, USA
J Community Health 41:850-7. 2016..8 to 38.1). Findings indicate that smokeless tobacco users are a heterogeneous population that may benefit from differential intervention strategies. ..
- Increased body mass index is associated with improved survival in United States veterans with diffuse large B-cell lymphomaKenneth R Carson
St Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8056, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Clin Oncol 30:3217-22. 2012..In diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL), the most common form of NHL, the association between body mass index (BMI) at diagnosis and survival is unclear...
- Genetic and environmental effects on offspring alcoholism: new insights using an offspring-of-twins designTheodore Jacob
Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1265-72. 2003....
- Common genetic risk of major depression and nicotine dependence: the contribution of antisocial traits in a United States veteran male twin cohortQiang Fu
Department of Community Health, St Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, United States of America
Twin Res Hum Genet 10:470-8. 2007....
- Radiation damage to the gastrointestinal tract: mechanisms, diagnosis, and managementMartin Hauer-Jensen
Department of Surgery and Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Surgery Service, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 1:23-9. 2007..To summarize current knowledge about gastrointestinal radiation toxicity, with emphasis on mechanisms and clinical diagnosis and management...