psychiatric status rating scales

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Summary: Standardized procedures utilizing rating scales or interview schedules carried out by health personnel for evaluating the degree of mental illness.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Brief self-rated screening for depression on the Internet
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 122:253-9. 2010
  2. ncbi The validity of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale. An updated literature review
    Ingvar Bjelland
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Preventive Medicine, Haukeland Hospital, Armauer Hansen Building, University of Bergen, N 5021, Bergen, Norway
    J Psychosom Res 52:69-77. 2002
  3. ncbi Validation of the Delirium Rating Scale-revised-98: comparison with the delirium rating scale and the cognitive test for delirium
    P T Trzepacz
    University of Mississippi Medical Center and the Sonny Montogomery Veterans Affairs Center, Jackson, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 13:229-42. 2001
  4. pmc Prevalence, severity, and comorbidity of 12-month DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:617-27. 2005
  5. ncbi Screening for serious mental illness in the general population
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Suite 215, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:184-9. 2003
  6. ncbi Evaluation of outcomes with citalopram for depression using measurement-based care in STAR*D: implications for clinical practice
    Madhukar H Trivedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Exchange Park Express, American General Tower, 6363 Forest Park Rd, Suite 1300, Dallas, TX 75390 9119, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:28-40. 2006
  7. ncbi The 16-Item Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (QIDS), clinician rating (QIDS-C), and self-report (QIDS-SR): a psychometric evaluation in patients with chronic major depression
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9086, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:573-83. 2003
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a novel integrative online treatment for depression (Deprexis): randomized controlled trial
    Björn Meyer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Building O59, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 11:e15. 2009
  9. ncbi Acute and longer-term outcomes in depressed outpatients requiring one or several treatment steps: a STAR*D report
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9086, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1905-17. 2006
  10. ncbi The Work and Social Adjustment Scale: a simple measure of impairment in functioning
    James C Mundt
    Healthcare Technology Systems Inc, 7617 Mineral Point Road, Suite 300, Madison, WI 53717, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 180:461-4. 2002

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  1. ncbi Brief self-rated screening for depression on the Internet
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 122:253-9. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi The validity of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale. An updated literature review
    Ingvar Bjelland
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for Preventive Medicine, Haukeland Hospital, Armauer Hansen Building, University of Bergen, N 5021, Bergen, Norway
    J Psychosom Res 52:69-77. 2002
    ..To review the literature of the validity of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)...
  3. ncbi Validation of the Delirium Rating Scale-revised-98: comparison with the delirium rating scale and the cognitive test for delirium
    P T Trzepacz
    University of Mississippi Medical Center and the Sonny Montogomery Veterans Affairs Center, Jackson, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 13:229-42. 2001
    ..The DRS-R-98 is a valid measure of delirium severity over a broad range of symptoms and is a useful diagnostic and assessment tool. The DRS-R-98 is ideal for longitudinal studies...
  4. pmc Prevalence, severity, and comorbidity of 12-month DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:617-27. 2005
    ..Little is known about the general population prevalence or severity of DSM-IV mental disorders...
  5. ncbi Screening for serious mental illness in the general population
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Suite 215, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:184-9. 2003
    ..Public Law 102-321 established a block grant for adults with "serious mental illness" (SMI) and required the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to develop a method to estimate the prevalence of SMI...
  6. ncbi Evaluation of outcomes with citalopram for depression using measurement-based care in STAR*D: implications for clinical practice
    Madhukar H Trivedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Exchange Park Express, American General Tower, 6363 Forest Park Rd, Suite 1300, Dallas, TX 75390 9119, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:28-40. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi The 16-Item Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (QIDS), clinician rating (QIDS-C), and self-report (QIDS-SR): a psychometric evaluation in patients with chronic major depression
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9086, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:573-83. 2003
    ..The QIDS-SR(16) has highly acceptable psychometric properties, which supports the usefulness of this brief rating of depressive symptom severity in both clinical and research settings...
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a novel integrative online treatment for depression (Deprexis): randomized controlled trial
    Björn Meyer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, Building O59, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 11:e15. 2009
    ..We developed the integrative, Web-based program Deprexis, which covers therapeutic approaches such as behavioral activation, cognitive restructuring, mindfulness/acceptance exercises, and social skills training...
  9. ncbi Acute and longer-term outcomes in depressed outpatients requiring one or several treatment steps: a STAR*D report
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9086, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1905-17. 2006
    ..This report describes the participants and compares the acute and longer-term treatment outcomes associated with each of four successive steps in the Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression (STAR*D) trial...
  10. ncbi The Work and Social Adjustment Scale: a simple measure of impairment in functioning
    James C Mundt
    Healthcare Technology Systems Inc, 7617 Mineral Point Road, Suite 300, Madison, WI 53717, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 180:461-4. 2002
    ..Patients' perspectives concerning impaired functioning provide important information. AIMS; To evaluate the reliability and validity of the Work and Social Adjustment Scale (WSAS)...
  11. ncbi Childhood maltreatment predicts unfavorable course of illness and treatment outcome in depression: a meta-analysis
    Valentina Nanni
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 169:141-51. 2012
    ..The authors conducted the first meta-analysis to examine the relationship between childhood maltreatment and these clinically relevant measures of depression...
  12. ncbi Prevention of relapse/recurrence in major depression by mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
    J D Teasdale
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:615-23. 2000
    ..For patients with only 2 previous episodes, MBCT did not reduce relapse/recurrence. MBCT offers a promising cost-efficient psychological approach to preventing relapse/recurrence in recovered recurrently depressed patients...
  13. ncbi Monitoring depression treatment outcomes with the patient health questionnaire-9
    Bernd Löwe
    Department of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, Heidelberg University Medical Center, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Care 42:1194-201. 2004
    ..We investigated responsiveness to treatment, reproducibility, and minimal clinically important difference of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9), a standard instrument for diagnosing depression in primary care...
  14. ncbi Normative data for the HADS from a large non-clinical sample
    J R Crawford
    Department of Psychology, King s College, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2UB, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 40:429-34. 2001
    ..To provide normative data for the Hospital Anxiety Depression Scale (HADS)...
  15. ncbi Lifetime prevalence and age-of-onset distributions of DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:593-602. 2005
    ..Little is known about lifetime prevalence or age of onset of DSM-IV disorders...
  16. ncbi Neuropsychological clustering highlights cognitive differences in young people presenting with depressive symptoms
    Daniel F Hermens
    Clinical Research Unit, Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:267-76. 2011
    ..Distinct neuropsychological profiling may help to predict later psychiatric outcomes and enhance individually-tailored early intervention strategies...
  17. ncbi Prior juvenile diagnoses in adults with mental disorder: developmental follow-back of a prospective-longitudinal cohort
    Julia Kim-Cohen
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:709-17. 2003
    ..If most adults with mental disorders are found to have a juvenile psychiatric history, this would shift etiologic research and prevention policy to focus more on childhood mental disorders...
  18. ncbi The Composite International Diagnostic Interview. An epidemiologic Instrument suitable for use in conjunction with different diagnostic systems and in different cultures
    L N Robins
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 45:1069-77. 1988
    ..If all goes well, the CIDI will allow investigators reliably to assess mental disorders according to the most widely accepted nomenclatures in many different populations and cultures...
  19. ncbi Decreased serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in major depressed patients
    Felicien Karege
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Division of Neuropsychiatry, Geneva University Hospitals, 2 Chemin du Petit Bel Air, CH 1225 Chene Bourg, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 109:143-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that major depression is characterized by low serum BDNF levels and support the hypothesis of neurotrophic factor involvement in affective disorders...
  20. ncbi Remission in schizophrenia: proposed criteria and rationale for consensus
    Nancy C Andreasen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:441-9. 2005
    ..These criteria should facilitate research and support a positive, longer-term approach to studying outcome in patients with schizophrenia...
  21. ncbi Mapping the onset of psychosis: the Comprehensive Assessment of At-Risk Mental States
    Alison R Yung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:964-71. 2005
    ..This paper describes the pilot evaluation of the CAARMS...
  22. ncbi Depression screening and patient outcomes in cardiovascular care: a systematic review
    Brett D Thombs
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA 300:2161-71. 2008
    ..Several practice guidelines recommend that depression be evaluated and treated in patients with cardiovascular disease, but the potential benefits of this are unclear...
  23. ncbi The prevalence of psychological distress by cancer site
    J Zabora
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychooncology 10:19-28. 2001
    ..Failure to detect and treat elevated levels of distress jeopardizes the outcomes of cancer therapies, decreases patients' quality of life, and increases health care costs...
  24. doi Issues for DSM-V: internet addiction
    Jerald J Block
    Am J Psychiatry 165:306-7. 2008
  25. ncbi Reliability and validity of the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview for Children and Adolescents (MINI-KID)
    David V Sheehan
    Depression and Anxiety Disorders Research Institute, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 3515 East Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33613 4706, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:313-26. 2010
    ....
  26. ncbi Insomnia, worry, anxiety and depression as predictors of the occurrence and persistence of paranoid thinking
    Daniel Freeman
    Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford University, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1195-203. 2012
    ..The study objective was to examine for the first time these factors as predictors of the onset of new paranoid thinking and of the persistence of existing paranoid thinking...
  27. ncbi Maternal antenatal anxiety and children's behavioural/emotional problems at 4 years. Report from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Thomas G O'Connor
    Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London
    Br J Psychiatry 180:502-8. 2002
    ..Animal experiments suggest that maternal stress and anxiety during pregnancy have long-term effects on the behaviour of the offspring...
  28. ncbi What does the PANSS mean?
    Stefan Leucht
    Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie der TU München Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaningerstr 22, 81675 Munchen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 79:231-8. 2005
    ..g. at least 20% or 50% reduction of the baseline score) are as yet unclear. We therefore compared the PANSS with simultaneous ratings of Clinical Global Impressions (CGI)...
  29. ncbi Emotional reactivity to daily life stress in psychosis
    I Myin-Germeys
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, European Graduate School of Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:1137-44. 2001
    ..Subtle alterations in the way persons interact with their environment may constitute part of the vulnerability for psychotic illness...
  30. ncbi International experiences with the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale--a review of validation data and clinical results
    C Herrmann
    Department of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 42:17-41. 1997
    ..It is sensitive to changes both during the course of diseases and in response to psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacological intervention. Finally, HADS scores predict psychosocial and possibly also physical outcome...
  31. ncbi A Norwegian psychiatric epidemiological study
    E Kringlen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Norway
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1091-8. 2001
    ..The rates for women are higher than those for men for all diagnostic categories, except for alcohol and drug abuse/dependence...
  32. ncbi Prevalence and co-occurrence of substance use disorders and independent mood and anxiety disorders: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Bridget F Grant
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biometry, Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 9304, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:807-16. 2004
    ..Uncertainties exist about the prevalence and comorbidity of substance use disorders and independent mood and anxiety disorders...
  33. ncbi Failure and delay in initial treatment contact after first onset of mental disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Philip S Wang
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:603-13. 2005
    ..An understudied crucial step in the help-seeking process is making prompt initial contact with a treatment provider after first onset of a mental disorder...
  34. ncbi Hospital Anxiety and Depression (HAD) scale: factor structure, item analyses and internal consistency in a large population
    A Mykletun
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Br J Psychiatry 179:540-4. 2001
    ....
  35. ncbi Prevalence, correlates, disability, and comorbidity of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Deborah S Hasin
    Mailman School of Public Health, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:830-42. 2007
    ..Epidemiologic information is important to inform etiological research and service delivery planning. However, current information on the epidemiology of alcohol use disorders in the United States is lacking...
  36. ncbi Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005
    ..Many individuals with depression use the internet for discussion of symptoms and to share their experience...
  37. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: meta-analysis
    Viktoria Simon
    Semmelweis University Budapest, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Balassa u 6, Budapest H 1083, Hungary
    Br J Psychiatry 194:204-11. 2009
    ..In spite of the growing literature about adult attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), relatively little is known about the prevalence and correlates of this disorder...
  38. ncbi Toward a clinical model of suicidal behavior in psychiatric patients
    J J Mann
    Mental Health Clinical Research Center for the Study of Suicidal Behavior, Department of Neuroscience, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:181-9. 1999
    ....
  39. ncbi Distinguishing between the validity and utility of psychiatric diagnoses
    Robert Kendell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 160:4-12. 2003
    ..The meaning of the terms "validity" and "utility" as they apply to psychiatric diagnoses is examined...
  40. pmc Cohort study of depressed mood during pregnancy and after childbirth
    J Evans
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol BS2 8DZ
    BMJ 323:257-60. 2001
    ..To follow mothers' mood through pregnancy and after childbirth and compare reported symptoms of depression at each stage...
  41. ncbi Prevalence, correlates, disability, and comorbidity of DSM-IV drug abuse and dependence in the United States: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Wilson M Compton
    Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892 9304, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:566-76. 2007
    ..Current and comprehensive information on the epidemiology of DSM-IV 12-month and lifetime drug use disorders in the United States has not been available...
  42. ncbi Towards a standardised brief outcome measure: psychometric properties and utility of the CORE-OM
    Chris Evans
    Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust, Tavistock Centre, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:51-60. 2002
    ..An acceptable, standardised outcome measure to assess efficacy and effectiveness is needed across multiple disciplines offering psychological therapies...
  43. ncbi Association between duration of untreated psychosis and outcome in cohorts of first-episode patients: a systematic review
    Max Marshall
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Manchester
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:975-83. 2005
    ..It has been postulated that a longer DUP leads to a poorer prognosis. If so, outcome might be improved through earlier detection and treatment...
  44. ncbi Mismatch negativity in chronic schizophrenia and first-episode schizophrenia
    Dean F Salisbury
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:686-94. 2002
    ..The MMN is reported to be reduced in patients with chronic schizophrenia. However, it is unknown whether MMN is reduced in patients with first-episode schizophrenia (at first hospitalization)...
  45. ncbi The expert consensus guideline series: adherence problems in patients with serious and persistent mental illness
    Dawn I Velligan
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1-46; quiz 47-8. 2009
    ..Poor adherence to medication treatment can have devastating consequences for patients with mental illness. The goal of this project was to develop recommendations for addressing adherence problems to improve patient outcomes...
  46. ncbi Prevalence and characteristics of undiagnosed bipolar disorders in patients with a major depressive episode: the BRIDGE study
    Jules Angst
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:791-8. 2011
    ..Many patients with major depressive episodes who have an underlying but unrecognized bipolar disorder receive pharmacologic treatment with ineffective regimens that do not include mood stabilizers...
  47. pmc Diagnostic crossover in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: implications for DSM-V
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:245-50. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine diagnostic crossover longitudinally in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa to inform the validity of the DSM-IV-TR eating disorders classification system...
  48. ncbi Subthreshold depression in adolescence and mental health outcomes in adulthood
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:66-72. 2005
    ..There is increasing interest in the extent to which individuals with subthreshold depression face increased risks of subsequent major depression and other disorders...
  49. ncbi IDO and interferon-alpha-induced depressive symptoms: a shift in hypothesis from tryptophan depletion to neurotoxicity
    M C Wichers
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Mol Psychiatry 10:538-44. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi A parent-report measure of children's anxiety: psychometric properties and comparison with child-report in a clinic and normal sample
    Maaike H Nauta
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 42:813-39. 2004
    ..The SCAS-P is recommended as a screening instrument for normal children and as a diagnostic instrument in clinical settings...
  51. pmc The prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD in the United States: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:716-23. 2006
    ..Despite growing interest in adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), little is known about its prevalence or correlates...
  52. ncbi Atypical antipsychotic augmentation in major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of placebo-controlled randomized trials
    J Craig Nelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Ave, Box 0984 F, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:980-91. 2009
    ..The authors sought to determine by meta-analysis the efficacy and tolerability of adjunctive atypical antipsychotic agents in major depressive disorder...
  53. ncbi Predictors of relapse following response from a first episode of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
    D Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, Hillside Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:241-7. 1999
    ..We examined relapse after response to a first episode of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder...
  54. ncbi Concordance of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview Version 3.0 (CIDI 3.0) with standardized clinical assessments in the WHO World Mental Health surveys
    Josep Maria Haro
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 15:167-80. 2006
    ..The validity of the CIDI is likely to be under-estimated in these comparisons due to the fact that the reliability of the SCID diagnoses, which is presumably less than perfect, sets a ceiling on maximum CIDI-SCID concordance...
  55. ncbi Guided and unguided self-help for social anxiety disorder: randomised controlled trial
    Tomas Furmark
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 195:440-7. 2009
    ..Internet-delivered self-help programmes with added therapist guidance have shown efficacy in social anxiety disorder, but unguided self-help has been insufficiently studied...
  56. ncbi How different are girls and boys above and below the diagnostic threshold for autism spectrum disorders?
    Katharina Dworzynski
    National Clinical Guideline Centre, Royal College of Physicians, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:788-97. 2012
    ....
  57. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Screen for Child Anxiety Related Emotional Disorders (SCARED): a replication study
    B Birmaher
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1230-6. 1999
    ..To replicate and extend work on the psychometric properties of the Screen for Child Anxiety Related Emotional Disorders (SCARED), a child and parent self-report instrument used to screen for children with anxiety disorders...
  58. ncbi Cognitive improvement after treatment with second-generation antipsychotic medications in first-episode schizophrenia: is it a practice effect?
    Terry E Goldberg
    Zucker Hillside Hospital, 7559 263rd Street, Glen Oaks, NY 11004, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1115-22. 2007
    ..However, none of these studies included healthy controls undergoing repeated testing to assess the possibility that improvements might reflect simple practice effects...
  59. ncbi Development and validation of a screening instrument for bipolar spectrum disorder: the Mood Disorder Questionnaire
    R M Hirschfeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical Branch, the University of Texas at Galveston 77555 01888, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1873-5. 2000
    ..This report describes the validation of a new brief self-report screening instrument for bipolar spectrum disorders called the Mood Disorder Questionnaire...
  60. pmc A comparison of psychometric properties between internet and paper versions of two depression instruments (BDI-II and MADRS-S) administered to clinic patients
    Fredrik Holländare
    School of Health and Medical Sciences, Psychiatric Research Centre, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
    J Med Internet Res 12:e49. 2010
    ..The recommendation from the International Test Commission is to test the psychometric properties of each questionnaire separately...
  61. ncbi Duration mismatch negativity and P3a in first-episode psychosis and individuals at ultra-high risk of psychosis
    Rebbekah J Atkinson
    Priority Centre for Brain and Mental Health Research, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 71:98-104. 2012
    ....
  62. ncbi Therapist-delivered Internet psychotherapy for depression in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    David Kessler
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, NIHR National School for Primary Care Research, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Lancet 374:628-34. 2009
    ..We investigated the effectiveness of CBT delivered online in real time by a therapist for patients with depression in primary care...
  63. ncbi A comparison of the efficacy of medications for adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder using meta-analysis of effect sizes
    Stephen V Faraone
    Department of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:754-63. 2010
    ....
  64. ncbi Cognitive--behavioural therapy and family intervention for relapse prevention and symptom reduction in psychosis: randomised controlled trial
    Philippa A Garety
    Department of Psychology, PO77, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:412-23. 2008
    ..Family intervention reduces relapse rates in psychosis. Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) improves positive symptoms but effects on relapse rates are not established...
  65. ncbi NIMH Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children Version IV (NIMH DISC-IV): description, differences from previous versions, and reliability of some common diagnoses
    D Shaffer
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:28-38. 2000
    ..The interview is available in both English and Spanish versions...
  66. ncbi Assessing remission in major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder clinical trials with the discan metric of the Sheehan disability scale
    David V Sheehan
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 26:75-83. 2011
    ..The study shows that functional remission does not always move in tandem with symptom remission and provides useful anchor points or rules of thumb for evaluating symptomatic and functional remission in MDD and GAD...
  67. pmc A population-based longitudinal study of risk factors for suicide attempts in major depressive disorder
    James M Bolton
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 44:817-26. 2010
    ..43; 95% CI 1.93-10.18). These findings suggest that mental illness comorbidity confers an increased risk of future suicide attempts in major depressive disorder that is not solely accounted for by past suicidal behavior...
  68. ncbi Internet-based treatment of depression: a randomized controlled trial comparing guided with unguided self-help
    Thomas Berger
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Cogn Behav Ther 40:251-66. 2011
    ..However, all participants were interviewed in a structured diagnostic telephone interview before inclusion, which prohibits conclusions regarding unguided treatments that are without any human contact...
  69. ncbi Anticipatory and consummatory components of the experience of pleasure in schizophrenia: cross-cultural validation and extension
    Raymond C K Chan
    Neuropsychology and Applied Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Psychiatry Res 175:181-3. 2010
    ..Greater pleasure deficits were correlated with more severe positive and negative symptoms...
  70. ncbi Internet addiction: a descriptive clinical study focusing on comorbidities and dissociative symptoms
    Silvia Bernardi
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Manhattan, NY, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:510-6. 2009
    ..The detachment has been suggested as a reason for the attractiveness of the Internet; thus, we assessed dissociative symptoms and their association with IAD disability...
  71. ncbi Brain metabolic alterations in medication-free patients with bipolar disorder
    Stephen R Dager
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle 98105, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:450-8. 2004
    ..Bipolar disorder (BD) has substantial morbidity and incompletely understood neurobiological underpinnings...
  72. ncbi Recurrence after recovery from major depressive disorder during 15 years of observational follow-up
    T I Mueller
    NIMH Collaborative Program on the Psychobiology of Depression Clinical Studies, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1000-6. 1999
    ....
  73. pmc Targeting reasoning biases in delusions: a pilot study of the Maudsley Review Training Programme for individuals with persistent, high conviction delusions
    Helen Waller
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, P O Box P077, 16 De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:414-21. 2011
    ..Controlled studies powered to detect changes in key outcomes are warranted in order to evaluate the efficacy of the programme...
  74. ncbi Longitudinal study of earthquake-related PTSD in a randomly selected community sample in north China
    X Wang
    Institute of Mental Health, Beijing Medical University, China
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1260-6. 2000
    ..The effects of diagnostic criteria on the frequency of detected PTSD were also examined...
  75. pmc The Patient Health Questionnaire-9 for detection of major depressive disorder in primary care: consequences of current thresholds in a crosssectional study
    Nicolaas P A Zuithoff
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 11:98. 2010
    ..In this study, we present the reliability, construct validity and accuracy of the PHQ-9 and PHQ-2 to detect major depressive disorder in primary care...
  76. pmc Toward the next generation of negative symptom assessments: the collaboration to advance negative symptom assessment in schizophrenia
    Jack J Blanchard
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 4411, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:291-9. 2011
    ..The CAINS is being developed within a data-driven iterative process that seeks to ensure the measure's reliability, validity, and utility for both basic psychopathology and treatment development research...
  77. ncbi Low brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels in serum of depressed patients probably results from lowered platelet BDNF release unrelated to platelet reactivity
    Felicien Karege
    Service of Neuropsychiatry, Geneva University Hospitals Belle Idée, Chêne Bourg Geneva, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1068-72. 2005
    ..Decreased serum BDNF levels have been reported in major depression, but the cause of this decrease has not yet been investigated. The goal of this study was to assess blood BDNF and a platelet activation index, PF4...
  78. ncbi Population level of unmet need for mental healthcare in Europe
    Jordi Alonso
    Health Services Research Unit, Institut Municipal d Investigacio Medica, Carrer del Doctor Aiguader, 88 E 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Br J Psychiatry 190:299-306. 2007
    ..The high prevalence of mental disorders has fuelled controversy about the need for mental health services...
  79. ncbi Reliability and validity of Japanese version of the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview
    Tempei Otsubo
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 59:517-26. 2005
    ..Overall, the results suggest that the MINI Japanese version succeeds in reliably and validly eliciting symptom criteria used in making DSM-III-R diagnoses, and can be performed in less than half the time required for the SCID-P...
  80. ncbi Reasoning, emotions, and delusional conviction in psychosis
    Philippa A Garety
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:373-84. 2005
    ..Emotional states were not associated with the reasoning processes investigated. Anxiety, but not depression, made an independent contribution to delusional conviction...
  81. ncbi [The MINI-International Neuropsychiatric Interview. A brief structured diagnostic psychiatric interview for DSM-IV en ICD-10 psychiatric disorders]
    I M van Vliet
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, RC Leiden
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:393-7. 2007
    ..Initial experiences and results with the MINI-Plus in a selected group of Dutch psychiatric patients are described...
  82. ncbi Depression and socio-economic risk factors: 7-year longitudinal population study
    Vincent Lorant
    Public Health School, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium and Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 190:293-8. 2007
    ..Low socio-economic status is associated with a higher prevalence of depression, but it is not yet known whether change in socio-economic status leads to a change in rates of depression...
  83. ncbi The criterion validity of the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D) in a sample of self-referred elders with depressive symptomatology
    R Haringsma
    Section of Clinical and Health Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:558-63. 2004
    ..The criterion validity of the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression scale (CES-D) was assessed in a group of elderly Dutch community-residents who were self-referred to a prevention program for depression...
  84. ncbi Psychosis prediction: 12-month follow up of a high-risk ("prodromal") group
    Alison R Yung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Schizophr Res 60:21-32. 2003
    ..The findings support the development of more specific preventive strategies targeting the prodromal phase for some individuals at ultra high risk of schizophrenia...
  85. ncbi Regional gray matter volume abnormalities in the at risk mental state
    Stefan J Borgwardt
    Psychiatric Outpatient Department, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 61:1148-56. 2007
    ..We addressed this issue by studying gray matter volume in this group with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  86. ncbi Cognitive therapy vs interpersonal psychotherapy in social anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Ulrich Stangier
    Department of Psychology, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstr 40 42, D 60054 Frankfurt, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:692-700. 2011
    ..Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) aims to change problematic interpersonal behavior patterns that may have an important role in the maintenance of SAD. No direct comparisons of the treatments for SAD in an outpatient setting exist...
  87. ncbi Test-retest reliability of anxiety symptoms and diagnoses with the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: child and parent versions
    W K Silverman
    Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami 33199, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:937-44. 2001
    ..To examine the test-retest reliability of the DSM-IV anxiety symptoms and disorders in children with the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: Child and Parent Versions (ADIS for DSM-IV:C/P)...
  88. ncbi Stability of mismatch negativity deficits and their relationship to functional impairments in chronic schizophrenia
    Gregory A Light
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1741-3. 2005
    ....
  89. ncbi Use of FMRI to predict recovery from unipolar depression with cognitive behavior therapy
    Greg J Siegle
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:735-8. 2006
    ..In controlled treatment trials, 40%-60% of unmedicated depressed individuals respond to cognitive behavior therapy (CBT). The authors examined whether pretreatment neural reactivity to emotional stimuli accounted for this variation...
  90. ncbi Computerised cognitive-behavioural therapy for depression: systematic review
    Eva Kaltenthaler
    ScHARR, University of Sheffield, Regent Court, 30 Regent Street, Sheffield S1 4DA, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:181-4. 2008
    ..Computerised cognitive-behavioural therapy (CCBT) is used for treating depression and provides a potentially useful alternative to therapist cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT)...
  91. ncbi A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD
    Rebekah Bradley
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:214-27. 2005
    ..The authors present a multidimensional meta-analysis of studies published between 1980 and 2003 on psychotherapy for PTSD...
  92. ncbi Frontal responses during learning predict vulnerability to the psychotogenic effects of ketamine: linking cognition, brain activity, and psychosis
    Philip R Corlett
    Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:611-21. 2006
    ..Establishing a neurobiological account of delusion formation that links cognitive processes, brain activity, and symptoms is important to furthering our understanding of psychosis...
  93. ncbi Clinician-administered PTSD scale: a review of the first ten years of research
    F W Weathers
    Department of Psychology, 226 Thach Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Depress Anxiety 13:132-56. 2001
    ..Finally, we address several concerns about the CAPS and offer recommendations for optimizing the CAPS for various clinical research applications...
  94. ncbi Evidence-based guidelines for management of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adolescents in transition to adult services and in adults: recommendations from the British Association for Psychopharmacology
    D J Nutt
    Psychopharmacology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, and Bethlem Royal Hospital, Kent, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 21:10-41. 2007
    ..We hope that, by the time these guidelines are updated, much evidence will be available to address the many directions for future research that are detailed here...
  95. ncbi Epidemiology of major depressive disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcoholism and Related Conditions
    Deborah S Hasin
    Mailman School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1097-106. 2005
    ..DESIGN/SETTING/ PARTICIPANTS: Face-to-face survey of more than 43 000 adults aged 18 years and older residing in households and group quarters in the United States...
  96. ncbi The World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for the Biological Treatment of Bipolar Disorders: Update 2010 on the treatment of acute bipolar depression
    Heinz Grunze
    Newcastle University, RVI, Division of Psychiatry, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:81-109. 2010
    ..Their purpose is to supply a systematic overview of all scientific evidence pertaining to the treatment of acute bipolar depression in adults...
  97. pmc Disrupted prediction-error signal in psychosis: evidence for an associative account of delusions
    P R Corlett
    Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Brain 130:2387-400. 2007
    ..Our results support a neurobiological theory of delusion formation that implicates aberrant prediction-error signalling, disrupted attentional allocation and associative learning in the formation of delusional beliefs...
  98. ncbi Depression and anxiety as predictors of 2-year cardiac events in patients with stable coronary artery disease
    Nancy Frasure-Smith
    Department of Psychiatry and School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:62-71. 2008
    ..Anxiety and depression are associated with mechanisms that promote atherosclerosis. Most recent studies of emotional disturbances in coronary artery disease (CAD) have focused on depression only...
  99. ncbi Long-term safety and effectiveness of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate in adults with attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder
    Richard Weisler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:573-85. 2009
    ..To evaluate the long-term safety and effectiveness of lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (LDX) in the treatment of adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  100. pmc Cognitive behavioural treatment of insomnia in individuals with persistent persecutory delusions: a pilot trial
    Elissa Myers
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:330-6. 2011
    ....
  101. pmc Early response to antipsychotic drug therapy as a clinical marker of subsequent response in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Bruce J Kinon
    Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN 46285, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:581-90. 2010
    ....

Research Grants83

  1. Pramipexole in Treatment-Resistant Depression
    Roy Perlis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed investigation and training program will provide critical skills, experience and data to aid the candidate in writing an R01 and becoming an independent investigator. ..
  2. PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF TARDIVE DYSKINESIA DEVELOPMENT
    John Kane; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This strategy will provide a rapid and cost-effective answer to a critical question. ..
  3. LONGITUDINAL FOLLOW UP OF ADHD GIRLS AND THEIR SIBLINGS
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. Course of Functional Deficits in Late-Life Schizophrenia
    Philip Harvey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Computerized Decision Support System for Depression
    Madhukar Trivedi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Comparisons will be made between CDSS-D, PPA-D, and UC-D. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Bupropion VS Placebo to Treat Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Treatment with Exercise Augmentation for Depression
    Madhukar Trivedi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  8. MOLECULAR GENETICS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goal of the study is to identify one or more SZ susceptibility genes whose subsequent characterization inmolecular and functional studies will elucidate the pathophysiology and treatment of SZ. ..
  9. A Family-Genetic Study of Pathological Gambling
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. A Cognitive Group Treatment for Borderline Outpatients
    Donald Black; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. REVAMP Follow-Up
    Madhukar Trivedi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  12. Collaborative Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Conference
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..While the proposed conference does not intend to solve all outstanding problems associated with pediatric bipolar disorder, it will provide a forum to begin formulating a solution. ..
  13. Norepinephrine and Impulsivity
    Alan Swann; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of these experiments may suggest means for monitoring risk for impulsive behavior and for a rational treatment schema for impulsivity. ..
  14. Risk Factors and the Neurobiologic Substrate of Frailty
    Aron Buchman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. PREVENTION OF CIGARETTE SMOKING IN ADHD YOUTH
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Since there are estimated to be 3.5 million children with ADHD and 20% have been shown to be smokers, targeting this group could potentially impact 700,000 children and adolescents. ..
  16. Course of psychopathology in female youth: Analysis with extant longitudinal data
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Treatment of Major Depression
    David Mischoulon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..e. integrates biological findings with treatment in order to have a direct impact on the clinical practice of psychiatry. ..
  18. Adult Outcome of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For these reasons, we expect the proposed work to clarify the course and outcome of ADHD. ..
  19. Omega-3 Fatty Acids in the Treatment of Depression
    David Mischoulon; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It is hoped that this project will provide the critical fund of basic knowledge and practical experience necessary to aid the candidate in becoming an independent investigator. ..
  20. Social Information Processing: Assessment Development
    EMIL COCCARO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Development of such measures is critical for the further scientific study of SIP and for its integration in neurobiologhical research. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Pathological Gambling
    Jon Grant; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This award would provide me with the necessary background for further studies in the treatment of pathological gambling and the training for an independent patient-oriented research career. ..
  22. CLINICAL INVESTIGATOR TRAINING ENHANCEMENT: CITE PROGRAM
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. TeleCare Management of Pain and Depression in Cancer
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, if proven effective for depression and pain, TCM could readily be expanded to reducing barriers and improving care of other cancer-related symptoms. ..
  24. Stepped Care for Depression and Musculoskeletal Pain
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Longitudinal assessment of the nondepressed cohort will establish the frequency and risk factors for incident depression. ..
  25. Bipolar Statistical Summit:Methodologies to Advance Long Term Intervention Trials
    Charles Bowden; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. Improving Outcomes in Pharmacotherapy of Social Phobia
    Michael Van Ameringen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It thus directly addresses a critical public health issue that adversely affects a substantial proportion of the population. ..
  27. rTMS Clinical Trial for Auditory Hallucinations
    RALPH EDWARD HOFFMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will provide critical information regarding positioning strategies that optimize rTMS for AHs, as well as new insights regarding underlying pathophysiology. ..
  28. Genetic Determinants of Brain Structure and Disease Risk in Schizophrenia
    Thomas H Wassink; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  29. Incentive-Based Intervention for Smoking Cessation and Prevention in High Schools
    Suchitra Krishnan Sarin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This intervention could provide a cost-effective method to reach and motivate a large number of adolescents to not use tobacco products. ..
  30. Treatment of Early-Age Mania
    David Axelson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The chief study statistician, Dr. Satish lyengar is subcontracted to the coordinating site at Washington U in St. Louis and Dr. Philip Lavori is a major consultant for statistical analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Children
    Michael Scheeringa; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will measure the change in children's symptoms, and change in parents' symptoms and distress levels, in addition to the adaptation and implementation measures from Phase 1. ..
  32. Neurobiology of MIF in development and disease
    Bradley Pearce; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Besides schizophrenia, these studies could provide insight into Parkinson's disease, and maternal mental illnesses. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. SPECT Brain Imaging as a Biomarker of Major Depression
    Jay Amsterdam; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will compare these results to measurements of striatal DAT levels in 22 non-depressed, healthy subjects studied under similar conditions with [99mTc]TRODAT-1 SPECT on two separate occasions 8 weeks apart. ..
  34. DEVELOPMENT OF ALCOHOL USE AND ABUSE IN ADHD ADOLESCENTS
    Brooke Molina; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., alcohol expectancies, motives, peer substance use and attitudes, parental drinking, and family history of alcoholism). ..
  35. Cognitive Behavioral Skills Training for Schizophrenia
    Eric Granholm; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  36. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal has public health significance because we will comprehensively evaluate the effects of marijuana on adolescent brain and cognitive development, an understudied area. ..
  37. Breast cancer risk, distress, and biased cognitive processing of cancer words
    Bonnie McGregor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. A Pilot Smoking Cessation Study for Newly Diagnosed Lung Cancer Patients
    Elyse Park; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We propose to assess the efficacy and potential feasibility of a combined behavioral and pharmacological treatment program that is integrated into the thoracic oncology setting. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Cognitive Therapy for the Prevention of Suicide
    Aaron Beck; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The Center utilizes a multidisciplinary team of investigators and stakeholders to generate and disseminate new treatments for suicidal individuals and translate these findings into practice. ..
  40. Genetic Associations with Biased Processing of Emotion Cues in MDD
    CHRISTOPHER BEEVERS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Thus, the proposed study should advance our knowledge of the etiological and maintenance processes for MDD and provide specific direction for the design of treatment programs for this serious psychiatric problem. ..
  41. The Functional Neuroanatomy of Acute Nicotinic Modulation of Impulsivity in Women
    Alexandra Potter; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This model may be useful for the examination of other drugs of abuse. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Mental Health and the Transition to Adulthood
    Jane D McLeod; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of the analyses will inform general theoretical debates regarding developmental continuity and discontinuity, as well as the design of effective interventions for troubled youth. ..
  43. Mechanisms and Moderators of Behavior Change in Alcoholics Anonymous
    John Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Navajo Bone Health Study
    Maureen Murtaugh; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study is an important first step in surveillance of bone health of Navajo American Indians and make efficient use of the Navajo EARTH Cohort Study which is currently in the field. ..
  45. Family-to-Family: Psychoeducation to Improve Children's Outcomes in HIV+ Families
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..HIV+ parent's and family caregivers'health mental health, parenting skills, and family bonds are intermediate outcomes. ..
  46. COMT genotype and response to cognitive remediation in schizophrenia
    Jean Pierre Lindenmayer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. Validation of the EARTH Study Diet History Questionnaire
    Maureen Murtaugh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..traditional). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Smoking Cessation for Head and Neck Cancer Patients
    Robert Schnoll; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In turn, our findings may help guide the implementation of smoking cessation treatments for all cancer patients within Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the US. ..
  49. RESPONSE VARIABILITY IN TREATMENT RESISTANT DEPRESSION
    Ian Cook; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Secondary analyses will use general linear models and growth mixture modeling to examine how early cordance changes relate to patient and illness factors and to functional outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. A Telephone Intervention for Dementia Caregivers
    Geoffrey Tremont; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is hypothesized that the intervention will result in reduced caregiver burden and emotional distress, as well as improved quality of life and family functioning and increased use of community resources. ..
  52. STATISTICAL METHODS IN LONGITUDINAL STUDIES OF DEMENTIA
    Sujuan Gao; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The applicant states that the methods developed in this proposal are widely applicable to other epidemiological studies using longitudinal two-phase sampling designs. ..
  53. CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DEMENTIA IN GENERAL PRACTICE
    Mary Ganguli; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will also assist in formulating appropriate policies and guidelines for early diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of excess disability. ..
  54. TREATMENT OF PANIC DISORDER--LONG TERM STRATEGIES
    Scott Woods; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Thus, we are proposing to add these aims. ..
  55. NEURAL NETWORK STABILITY AND VARIABILITY IN NORMAL AGING
    Darren Gitelman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The skills and experience acquired during this project should allow Dr. Gitelman to become an independent investigator in cognitive neuroscience specializing in applications related to functional neuroimaging. ..
  56. PREVENTION OF SUICIDE IN THE ELDERLY
    George Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will also be collected to document the impact of intervention on patient care, and on physician knowledge, attitudes, and satisfaction and test hypotheses derived from preliminary studies of the three IRCs. ..
  57. YOUTH PARTNERS IN CARE: DEPRESSION & QUALITY IMPROVEMENT
    Joan Asarnow; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The study has an interdisciplinary team including psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, primary care clinicians, statisticians, sociologists, and economists. ..
  58. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF BRAIN ABNORMALITIES IN FEBRILE SEIZURES
    Dale Hesdorffer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Answers to these questions may improve the clinical management of subgroups of children at risk for long-term disability so that future at-risk children can benefit from early interventions. ..
  59. Black cohosh therapy for menopause-related anxiety
    Jay Amsterdam; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We hypothesize that Black Cohosh will result in superior QOL measures compared to placebo. ..
  60. Quantifying the Value of Value-Based Purchasing
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  61. Coping with the Threat of Terror
    Brett Litz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our results will provide tools to study the way people cope with unprecedented worries about future terror, which will greatly enhance the public health response to terror. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Bipolar Disorder, Subjectivity and Treatment Adherence
    Martha Sajatovic; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. 9/11: Persistent Mental Health Impact on WTC Survivors
    Carol North; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..They will inform the development and implementation of interventions aimed at restoration of individuals to fuller function in the post disaster workplace and at home with their families. ..
  64. CLOZAPINE AND OLANZAPINE IN VIOLENT SCHIZOPHRENICS
    Menahem Krakowski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..e. ability to utilize environmental feedback, impulsivity, and psychosis. Similar to the outcome measures, these symptoms will improve more with CLO than OLZ and more with OLZ than HAL. ..
  65. Integration of Stress and Reproductive Axes by Dopamine
    Simon Evans; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  66. Community Based Cognitive Therapy for Suicide Attempters
    Aaron Beck; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Successful outcomes will be of considerable public health significance and will warrant implementing such treatment in the community in order to reduce suicidal behavior. ..
  67. PATHWAYS TO OVERCOMING DISPARITIES IN DEPRESSION
    Kenneth Wells; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The continuation application uses mixed methods and the investigators are an interdisciplinary team of clinicians, anthropologists, sociologists, statisticians, and cultural experts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  68. DRUG SENSITIVITY IN ELDERLY PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTS
    Ian Cook; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Cook will be well prepared to undertake independent and collaborative investigations, to expand his teaching roles, and to play a role in bridging basic science and clinical research within the Department. ..
  69. New Intervention for Geriatric Anxiety in Primary Care
    JULIE WETHERELL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  70. Treatment of Separation Anxiety Disorder in Childhood
    DONNA PINCUS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This project will provide the applicant with a solid foundation of skills for the continued development of innovative, empirically validated interventions for children with anxiety disorders and their families. ..
  71. The Antecedents and Implications of Intergroup Anxiety
    E Plant; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  72. Follow-up of the PATS Sample
    Timothy Wigal; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Aim 4 is to determine the stability of the ADHD diagnosis and other comorbidities made for study entry at age 3-5 years across subsequent development [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  73. Risk Factors for Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Abuse
    HARRISON POPE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  74. Delivering Effective Primary Care to Older Adults
    Elizabeth Phelan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  75. Pittsburgh Mind-Body Center-II
    Karen Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Support-in-kind from the host institutions will enable us to leverage the funds provided by the RFA to expand Center activities that would not otherwise be possible. ..
  76. Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and Youth
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  77. HIV Neuroprotection Workshop
    Joseph Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed conference is the first of its kind to highlight neuroprotection in HIV CNS and PNS disorders. By coupling this meeting with the International Symposium on Neurovirology this synergy can be exploited. ..
  78. Quality of Life of Overweight Youth: Multicultural View
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  79. Child Psychopathology and Risk for Drug Use Disorders
    NAOMI MARMORSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These hypotheses will be examined using survival analyses, odds ratios, logistic regression, and hierarchical linear modeling; the correlated nature of the twin data used in this study will be statistically controlled. ..
  80. TARDIVE DYSKINESIA INCIDENCE AND ATYPICAL ANTIPSYCHOTIC
    Scott Woods; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The existence of a previous sample at the same site provides a useful additional comparison group. Methods including sample ascertainment and TD assessment are closely modeled after the original work. ..
  81. Quality Life Among Youth with Craniofacial Conditions
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S., and one in the United Kingdom. Adolescents and their parents will complete questionnaires at baseline, and gain at 1-2 year clinical follow-up. ..