B S Peterson
Affiliation: Yale University
- Risk factors for presenting problems in child psychiatric emergenciesB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 35:1162-73. 1996..To determine demographic and school-related risk factors for psychiatric emergencies presented by children in a hospital emergency room serving the majority of an urban community...
- Regional brain and ventricular volumes in Tourette syndromeB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Rd, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:427-40. 2001..The morphological characteristics of the cortical and associated white matter portions of these circuits have not been previously examined in TS subjects...
- Automated measurement of latent morphological features in the human corpus callosumB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
Hum Brain Mapp 12:232-45. 2001..Future studies will determine whether these novel measures are more closely related to neurobiologically important features of the corpus than are conventional measures of callosum size and shape...
- Regional brain volume abnormalities and long-term cognitive outcome in preterm infantsB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, 230 S Frontage Rd, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
JAMA 284:1939-47. 2000..However, it is not known whether the stresses associated with premature birth disrupt regionally specific brain maturation or whether abnormalities in brain structure contribute to cognitive deficits...
- Preliminary findings of antistreptococcal antibody titers and basal ganglia volumes in tic, obsessive-compulsive, and attention deficit/hyperactivity disordersB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, Conn 06520, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:364-72. 2000..It is also unknown whether streptococcal infection is associated in vivo with anatomical alterations of the brain structures that have been implicated in the pathophysiology of these disorders...
- A double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial of an antiandrogen in the treatment of Tourette's syndromeB S Peterson
General Clinical Research Center, Yale Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
J Clin Psychopharmacol 18:324-31. 1998..The therapeutic and endocrine findings may have implications for understanding the sex differences in TS prevalence and the sex-specific variability in the phenotypic expression of the putative TS vulnerability genes...
- A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of tic suppression in Tourette syndromeB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, The Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:326-33. 1998..The inability to inhibit unwanted behaviors and impulses produces functional debility in a broad range of neuropsychiatric disorders. A potentially important model of impulse control is volitional tic suppression in Tourette syndrome...
- Visual-motor integration functioning in children with Tourette syndromeR T Schultz
Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
Neuropsychology 12:134-45. 1998..These results suggest that the integration of visual inputs and organized motor output is a specific area of neuropsychological weakness among individuals with TS...
- Antibodies against neural, nuclear, cytoskeletal, and streptococcal epitopes in children and adults with Tourette's syndrome, Sydenham's chorea, and autoimmune disordersS A Morshed
Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 7900, USA
Biol Psychiatry 50:566-77. 2001..Some cases of Tourette's syndrome (TS) are hypothesized to be caused by autoantibodies that develop in response to a preceding group A beta hemolytic streptococcal infection...
- A placebo-controlled trial of risperidone in Tourette syndromeL Scahill
Child Study Center, School of Nursing, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Neurology 60:1130-5. 2003..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of risperidone in children and adults with Tourette syndrome...
- The question of PANDAS in adultsS M Bodner
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University Medical School, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
Biol Psychiatry 49:807-10. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: The findings suggest that this patient's illness is similar to PANDAS in presentation and that poststreptococcal disease may result in adult-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder...
- An event-related functional MRI study of the stroop color word interference taskH C Leung
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Cereb Cortex 10:552-60. 2000..The time course results suggest that the action of various brain areas can be temporally dissociated...
- Neonatal auditory activation detected by functional magnetic resonance imagingA W Anderson
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Magn Reson Imaging 19:1-5. 2001..In contrast, signal decreases were detected during auditory stimulation in 9 of 14 newborns with BOLD response. fMRI can be used to detect brain activation with auditory stimulation in human infants...
- Prospective, longitudinal study of tic, obsessive-compulsive, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorders in an epidemiological sampleB S Peterson
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven CT 06520, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:685-95. 2001..These findings are in general consistent with those from family studies, and they help to define the natural history, comorbid illnesses, and interrelatedness of these conditions...
- Mutual information analysis of the EEG in patients with Alzheimer's diseaseJ Jeong
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8042, USA
Clin Neurophysiol 112:827-35. 2001..The aim of this study is to assess information transmission between different cortical areas in Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients by estimating the average CMI between EEG electrodes...