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The presentation of anxiety in children with pervasive developmental disorders.
- D. Weisbrot, K. Gadow, C. Devincent, John E. Pomeroy
- Psychology, Medicine
- Journal of child and adolescent…
- 10 August 2005
OBJECTIVE Although the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th ed. (DSM-IV) diagnostic criteria generally discourage the diagnosis of other Axis I disorders in children with… Expand
Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety in Pediatric Epilepsy Patients
Summary: Purpose: We assessed rates of symptoms of anxiety and depression among pediatric patients with epilepsy.
Cognitive functioning in children and adolescents with multiple sclerosis
Objective: To examine cognitive functioning in children with multiple sclerosis (MS). Methods: The authors examined the neuropsychological profile of 37 children with a diagnosis of clinically… Expand
Predictive factors for outcome of nonepileptic seizures after diagnosis.
- A. Ettinger, A. Dhoon, D. Weisbrot, O. Devinsky
- The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical…
- 1 November 1999
The aim of this study was to assess prognosis among adult patients with nonepileptic seizures (NES) and to determine predictor variables for resolution of NES after diagnosis. Six to 9 months after… Expand
A Comprehensive Profile of Clinical, Psychiatric, and Psychosocial Characteristics of Patients with Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures
Summary: Purpose: To attain a comprehensive profile of clinical, psychiatric and psychosocial characteristics of patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (NESs), and to assess the relation of… Expand
A multisite controlled study of risk factors in pediatric psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) in youth are symptoms of a difficult to diagnose and treat conversion disorder. PNES is associated with high medical and psychiatric morbidity, but specific… Expand
Fatigue and Depression in Epilepsy
Fatigue is commonly reported as an adverse effect of antiepileptic drugs. In other disorders, fatigue has been closely correlated with depression. We examined the frequency of fatigue in epilepsy… Expand
Postictal SPECT in Epileptic Versus Nonepileptic Seizures
Abstract Despite advances in video-electroencephalogram (EEG) technology, in many patients distinguishing epileptic seizures from nonepileptic seizures (NES) remains a challenge. Reliable methods to… Expand
We prospectively investigated drug‐induced headaches (HA) among 60 epileptic patients receiving felbamate (FBM). Twenty patients (33%) experienced HA. HA was pounding in 11 (55%), steady in 9 (45%),… Expand
Aggression and violence in mood disorders.
- D. Weisbrot, A. Ettinger
- Medicine, Psychology
- Child and adolescent psychiatric clinics of North…
- 1 July 2002
As a common component of mood disorders, aggression can have many adverse effects on the child's or adolescent's life, including disrupting school performance and causing personal rejection by… Expand