Harold S. Koplewicz
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Publications 23
#1Harold S. Koplewicz (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 14
#2Anita Gurian (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 1
Last.Kimberly Williams (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 1
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The country music star Wynonna Judd amassed a fortune and squandered much of it, throwing money at her children out of guilt for missing hockey practices and buying more cars than she could ever drive. Having grown up poor in Appalachia, Ms. Judd said she found herself with ‘‘everything and nothing at all.’’ 1 Ms. Judd_s remark epitomizes the no-win situation in which many American families have found themselvesVvictims of the all-consuming afflictionVa condition known as affluenza. Affluenza is...
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#1Jess P. Shatkin (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 6
#2Harold S. Koplewicz (NYU: New York University)H-Index: 14
Objective The authors describe the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Studies (CAMS) undergraduate college minor at New York University.
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#1Harold S. KoplewiczH-Index: 14
#2Marylene CloitreH-Index: 50
Last.Anita GurianH-Index: 1
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#1Harold S. Koplewicz (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 14
#2Juliet M. Vogel (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 1
Last.Rona Milch Novick (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 4
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This study evaluated children's symptoms 3 and 9 months after the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, and the relationship between parent and child reactions when only the children had been in the building. Nine children who had been trapped in an elevator, 13 who had been on the observation deck, and 27 controls completed the Posttraumatic Stress Reaction Index and a Fear Inventory. Parents completed these measures about the children and comparable measures about themselves. Exposed childre...
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#1Martin B. Keller (Brown University)H-Index: 118
#2Neal D. Ryan (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 80
Last.James P. Mccafferty (GSK: GlaxoSmithKline)H-Index: 1
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ABSTRACT Objective To compare paroxetine with placebo and imipramine with placebo for the treatment of adolescent depression. Method After a 7- to 14-day screening period, 275 adolescents with major depression began 8 weeks of double-blind paroxetine (20–40 mg), imipramine (gradual upward titration to 200–300 mg), or placebo. The two primary outcome measures were endpoint response (Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression [HAM-D] score ≤8 or ≥50% reduction in baseline HAM-D) and change from baseline...
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#1Philip A. SaighH-Index: 5
#2Anastasia E. YasikH-Index: 10
Last.Harold S. KoplewiczH-Index: 14
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44 Citations
#1Rachel G. KleinH-Index: 60
#2Salvatore Mannuzza (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 15
Last.Mark DaviesH-Index: 64
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The study was designed to test the efficacy of desipramine in adolescents with major depression (MDD). In addition, we assessed the presence of atypical features of MDD, consisting of mood reactivity and two of four associated features (rejection sensitivity, hyperphagia, hypersomnia, and leaden paralysis). Patients were randomized to desipramine (DMI) or placebo for 6 weeks, provided they failed to improve (e.g., meeting MDD criteria and a Hamilton Depression Scale score ≥18) after 2 weeks on s...
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#1Robert Dicker (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 9
#2Richard F. Morrissey (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 6
Last.Harold S. Koplewicz (Long Island Jewish Medical Center)H-Index: 14
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ABSTRACT Objective The primary purpose of this research is to investigate the criteria used by general psychiatric residents in determining the appropriateness of hospitalization. Method A questionnaire containing 64 vignettes describing adolescent suicide attempts was completed by a sample of 33 residents from a general psychiatry training program. Six variables known to relate to lethality of attempt were systematically varied within the vignettes: gender, depression, conduct disorder/substanc...
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