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  • Soskis, D.A. and Jaffe, R.L. – Communication with Patients about Antipsychotic Drugs, Comp. Psych. 20(2):126-131, 1979.

    Jaffe, R.L. – Tardive Dyskinesia: Recall about Informed Consent, Comp. Psychiatry 22(4):434-437, 1981.

    Stern, R. and Jaffe, R.L. – The Pregnant Addict in Gynecology and Obstetrics, edited by John J. Sciarra, Harper and Row, Publishers, Vol. 6, Philadelphia, PA, 1983.

    Lazarus, A. and Jaffe, R.L. – Resolution of Thyroid Induced Schizophreniform Disorder Following Subtotal Thyroidectomy: Case Report, General Hospital Psychiatry, 8:29-31, 1986.

    Jaffe, R.L. and Gibson, E. – Clonazepam Withdrawal Psychosis: A Case Report, J. Clinical Psychopharm, 6(3):193, 1986.

    Jaffe, R.L. – Problems of Long Term Informed Consent, Bull Am Acad Psychiatry Law, 14(2):163-169, 1986.

    Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L., et al – Maintenance ECT in Co-existing Affective and Neurologic Disorders, Convulsive Therapy 5(2):162-167, 1989.

    Lazarus, A., Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L. – Rapid Tranquilization with Neuroleptics: Neurologic Concerns, Clinical Neuropharmacology 12 (4):303-311, 1989.

    Jaffe, R.L., Dubin, W.R., et al – Outpatient ECT: Efficacy and Safety, Convulsive Therapy 6(3):231-238, 1990.

    Jaffe, R.L., Brubaker, G., Dubin, W.R., Roemer, R. – Caffeine Induced Dysrhythmias During ECT: Report of Three Cases, Convulsive Therapy 6(4):308-313, 1990.

    Lazarus, A., Jaffe, R.L. and Dubin, W.R. – Electroconvulsive Therapy and Major Depression in Down’s Syndrome, J Clin Psychiatry 51:422-425, 1990.

    Roemer, R.A., Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L., Lipschutz, L., & Sharon, D. – An Efficacy Study of Single vs. Double Seizure Induction with ECT in Major Depression, J Clin Psychiatry 51:473-478, 1990.

    Jaffe, R.L, Shoyer, B., Siegel, L., Roemer, R.A., and Dubin, W.R. – An Assessment of Psychiatric Residents’ Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding ECT, Academic Psychiatry, 14:204-210, 1990.

    Roemer, R.A., Shagass, C., Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L. & Katz, R. – Relationship Between Pretreatment Electroencephalographic Coherence Measures and Subsequent Response to Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Preliminary Study, Neuropsychobiology, 91(24):121-124, 1990.

    Jaffe R.L., Rives, W., Dubin, W.R., Roemer, R. & Siegel, L. – Problems in Maintenance ECT in Bipolar Disorder: Replacement by Lithium and Anticonvulsants, Convulsive Therapy, 7(4):228-294, 1991.

    Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L., Roemer, R., Siegel, L. Brubaker, G. – Labetalol and ECT, Convulsive Therapy, 7(4):299-300, 1991.

    Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L., Roemer, R., Siegel, L. Shoyer, B. & Venditti, M.L. – The Safety of Maintenance ECT in Geriatric Patients, J Am Geriatric Soc, 40:706-709, 1992.

    Contributor – Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs, ed. Loeb, S., Springhouse Corporation, Springhouse, PA, 1992.

    Jaffe, R.L. & Dubin, W.R. – Oral vs. Intravenous Caffeine Augmentation of ECT, Am J Psychiatry, 149:1610, 1992.

    Roemer, R.A., Shagass, C., Dubin, W.R., Jaffe, R.L., & Siegel, L. – Quantitative EEG in Elderly Depressives, Brain Topography, 4:285-290, 1992.

    Jaffe, R.L. – Electroconvulsive Therapy: An Update at Sixty Years, Psychiatric Times 11(9):41-43, 1994.

    Jaffe, R.L., Coffey, C.E., Greenberg, R., Hryvniak, M., Moscarillo, F., and Venditti, M. – Ambulatory ECT: Report of a Task Force of the ACT (Intro), Convulsive Therapy 12(1):41, 1996.

    Fink, M., Ambrams, R., Bailine, S. and Jaffe, R.L. – Ambulatory ECT: Report of a Task Force of the Association for Convulsive Therapy, Convulsive Therapy 12(1):41-55, 1996.

    Jaffe, R.L. – Outpatient ECT Guidelines, VA External Peer Review Program Newsletter (ed. Birch & Davis) 3(1):2, 1996.

    Keck, Jr., P., Buffenstein, A., Ferguson, J., Feighner, J., Jaffe, R.L., Harrigan, E.P., Morrissey, M.R. – Ziprasidone 40 and 120 mg/day in the Acute Exacerbation of Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder: A 4-week Placebo Controlled Trial, Psychopharmacology 140:173-184, 1998.

    Jaffe R, Leavitt R, Wind T: QTc Prolongation in Multiple-drug Overdose, J Clinical Psychopharmacology 24(3):348-350, 2004.

    Jaffe, R: ECT Training- Can the Case Be Made for Certification? J Convulsive Therapy 21(2): 73-74, 2005

    Waxman, H. One Experience with Outcomes Data: Belmont Behavioral Health; Behavioral Healthcare Tomorrow; June, 1997.

    Smith, G. R., Waxman, H.M., Snyder, D., Raphael, M. Assessment Tools in Psychiatry; American Journal of Medical Quality; 11, 46-49,1996.

    Waxman, H.M., Using Outcomes Assessment for Quality Improvement. Outcomes Assessment in Clinical Practice. Sederer, L.I. & Dickey, B. (eds.) Williams & Wilkins, 1995.

    Waxman, H.M., An Inexpensive Hospital-Based Program for Outcome Evaluation. Hospital and Community Psychiatry, 45,160-162, 1994.

    Cavalieri, T., Chopra, A., Gray Miceli, D., Shreve, S. and Waxman, H.M., Geriatric Assessment teams in nursing homes: Do they work? Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, 1994.

    S. Astrom, H.M. Waxman, M. Nilsson, A. Norberg, and B. Winblad. Wish to Transfer to Other Jobs Among Long-term Care Workers. Aging/Clinical and Experimental Research 3, 247-256, 1991.

    Asplund, K., Norberg, A., Adolfson, R. and Waxman, H.M., Facial Expressions in Severely Demented Patients - A Stimulus Response Study of Four Patients with Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatric 6, 599-606, 1991.

    Waxman, H.M., Carner, E.A., Dubin, W. and Klein, M. Geropsychiatry in the Emergency Department. In Mezzich, J.E. and Zimmer, B. (Eds.) Emergency Psychiatry: A University of Pittsburgh Reader. pp251-270 International Universities Press. (1991).

    Norberg, A., Asplund, K., and Waxman, H.M., Withdrawing Feeding and Withholding Nutrition from Severely Demented Patients. Western Journal of Nursing Research. 9, 348-356, 1987.

    Fried, H. and Waxman, H.M., Stockholm's Cafe 84: A Unique Day Program for Elderly Concentration Camp Survivors. The Gerontologist. 28, 253-255, 1988.

    Waxman, H.M., Astrom, S., Norberg, A., and Winblad, B.

    Conflicting Attitudes Toward Euthanasia for Severely Demented Patients Among Health Care Professionals in Sweden. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 36, 397-401, 1988.

    Fried, H. and Waxman, H.M., Dagcenterverksamhet for judiska overlevande. Psykisk Halsa. 28, 1923, 1987

    Waxman, H.M., "Community Mental Health Care for the Elderly - A Look at the Obstacles Public Health Reports, 101, 294-300, 1986.

    Waxman, H.M., "The Psychology of Aging" (Book Review). The Journal of Gerontology, 41, 296-303, 1986.

    Dubin, W., Waxman, H.M., Weiss, K., Ramchandani, D., and Tarani- Petrone, C. Rapid Tranquilization - A Comparison of IM Medication Versus Concentrate. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 46, 475-478, 1985.

    Gottheil, E., Druley, K., Skoloda, T., and Waxman, H.M., Alcohol, Drugs and Aging. Charles C. Thomas, (330 pps), 1985.

    Waxman, H.M., Klein, M., Kennedy, R., Randals, P. and Carner, E.A. Institutional Drug Abuse: The Overprescribing of Psychoactive Medications in Nursing Homes, In E. Gottheil et al (eds.) Alcohol, Drugs and Aging. Charles C. Thomas, 1985.

    Waxman, H.M., McCreary, G., Weinrit, R.M., and Carner, E.A. A Comparison of Somatic complaints Among Depressed and Nondepressed Elderly. The Gerontologist, 25, 501-509, 1985

    Waxman, H.M., "Mental Health Practice with the Elderly" (Book Review). The Journal of Gerontology, 40, 1985.

    Waxman, H.M., Klein, M., and Carner, E.A. Psychotropic Medication Misuse by Nursing Homes: An Institutional Addiction? Hospital and Community Psychiatry, 36, 886-887, 1985.

    Vogel, W., Miller, J., Waxman, H.M., and Gottheil, E. Behavioral and Biochemical Changes in Rats During and After Chronic d-Amphetamine Exposure. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 12, 106-209, 1985.

    Waxman, H.M., and Carner, E.A. Physicians' Recognition, Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychiatric Disorder in Elderly Medical Patients. The Gerontologist, 24, 593-597, 1984.

    Waxman, H.M., Carner, E.A. and Berkenstock, G. Job Turnover and Job Satisfaction Among Nursing Homes Aides. The Gerontologist, 24, 503-509, 1984.

    Waxman, H.M., Dubin, W., Klein, M., Weiss, K. and Carner, E.A. Geriatric Psychiatry in the Emergency Department II: Evaluation and Treatment of Geriatric and Non-Geriatric Admissions. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 32, 343-349, 1984.

    Waxman, H.M., Carner, E.A., and Klein, M. Underultilization of Mental Health Professionals by Community Elderly. The Gerontologist, 24, 3-30, 1984.

    Waxman, H.M., Carner, E.A. and Blum, A. Depression Symptoms and Health Service Utilization Among the Community Elderly. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 31, 417-420, 1983.

    Crawford, S.A., Waxman, H.M., and Carner, E.A. Research in Long-Term Care: Discovering the Need for Staff Recognition and Reward. American Health Care Association Journal, 9, 59-63, 1983.

    Waxman, H.M., Carner, E.A., Dubin, W. and Klein, M. Georopsychiatry in the Emergency Department: Characteristics of Geriatric and Non-Geriatric Admissions. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 30, 427-432, 1982.

    Gottheil, E., Druley, K., Skoloda, T., and Waxman, H.M., Drugs, Alcohol and Aggression. Charles C. Thomas (360 pps), 1983.

    Gottheil, E., Druley, K., Skoloda, T., and Waxman, H.M., Aggression and Addiction. In E. Gottheil et al (eds.) Drugs, Alcohol and Aggression, Charles C. Thomas, p. 333-356, 1983.

    Gottheil, E., Druley, K., Skoloda, T., and Waxman, H.M., Etiologies of Alcoholism and Drug Addiction: Implications for Research and Treatment. Charles C. Thomas (330 pps), 1982.

    Gottheil, E., and Waxman, H.M., Alcoholism and Schizophrenia. In E.M. Pattison and E. Kaufman (eds.) Encyclopedic Handbook of Alcoholism, Gardner Press, New York, p. 636-646, 1982.

    Thornton, C., Waxman, H.M., Gottheil, E., and Weinstein, S. Social Influence, Abstinence Motivation and Treatment Response in Alcoholics. In E. Gottheil et al (eds.) Etiologies of Alcoholism and Drug Addiction: Implications for Research and Treatment. Charles C. Thomas, p. 319-327, 1982.

    Waxman, H.M., and McCleave, J. Auto-shaping in the Archer Fish (Toxotes chatareus). Behavioral Biology, 22, 541-544, 1978.

    Farthing, G., Wagner, J., Gilmour, S. and Waxman, H.M., Short Term Memory and Information Processing in Pigeons. Learning and Motivation, 8, 520-532, 1977.

    Jaffe, R., “ECT Training-Can the Case Be Made for Certification?”, Journal of Convulsive Therapy 21(2): 73-74, 2005.

    Stanilla, J.K., Simpson, G.M. “Drugs to Treat Extrapyramidal Side Effects (Chapter 22), in Schatzberg, A.F., Nemeroff, C.B. (Editors).  Essentials of Clinical Psychopharmacology, Second Edition, American Psychiatric Press, Washington, D.C., pp 307-332, 2006.

    Stanilla, J.K., Simpson, G.M. “Drugs to Treat Extrapyramidal Side Effects (Chapter 34), in Schatzberg, A.F., Nemeroff, C.B. (Editors).  The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychopharmacology. Third Edition, American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., Washington, D.C., pp 519-544, 2004.

    Zisselman, M.H., Sanchez, F., “Comprehensive Assessment and Treatment Strategies in a Case of Adult ADHD. Jefferson Journal of Psychiatry, 18:9-22, 2004

    Zisselman, M.H., Smith, R.V., Smith, S.A., et al, “Racial and Socioeconomic Differences in Psychiatric Symptoms in Nursing Home Residents: A Minimum Data Set-Based Pilot Study, Journal of American Directors Association, 7:17-22, 2006.

    Patkar, A.A., Batra, V., Mannelli P., Evers-Casey S.,  Vergare, M.J., Leone, F.T. “Medical symptoms associated with tobacco smoking with and without marijuana abuse among crack cocaine-dependent patients”. American Journal of Addiction Jan-Feb; 14 (1): 43-53, 2005

    Hojat, M., Zuckerman, M., Magee, M., Mangione, S., Nasca, T., Vergare, M., Gonnella, J.S.  “Empathy in medical students as related to specialty interest, personality, and perceptions of mother and father”.  Personality and Individual Differences 39: 1205-1215, 2005

    Sierles, F.S., Vergare, M.J., Hojat, M., Gonnella, J.S.  “Academic Performance of Psychiatrist Compared to Other Specialists Before, During and After Medical School”.  American Journal of Psychiatry 161(8):  1477-1482, 2004

    Patkar, A.A., Mannelli P., Certa KM., Peindl K., Murray H., V., Vergare, M.J., Berrettini WH. “Relationship of serum prolactin with severity of drug use and treatment outcome in cocaine dependence.” Psychopharmacology Oct; 176 (1): 74-81, 2004

    Patkar, A.A., Marsden CA., Naik PC., Kendall DA., Gopalakrishnan R., Vergare, M.J., Weinstein SP. “Differences in peripheral noradrenergic function among actively drinking and abstinent alcohol-dependent individuals. American Journal of Addiction, May-Jun; 13 (3): 225-35, 2004

    Patkar, A.A., Berrettini WH, Mannelli P, Gopalakrishnan R., Hoehe MR, Bilal L, Vergare, M.J., Weinstein SP. “Relationship between serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms and platelet serotonin transporter sites among African-American cocaine-dependent individuals and healthy volunteers”.  Psychiatric Genetics, Mar; 14(1): 25-32, 2004

    Patkar, A.A., Murray HW, Mannelli P, Gottheil E, Vergare, M.J., Weinstein SP. “Pre-treatment measures of impulsivity, aggression and sensation seeking are associated with treatment outcome for African-American cocaine-dependent patients”.  Journal of Addiction, 23(2): 109-22, 2004

    Patkar, A.A., Thornton CC, Mannelli P, Hill KP, Gottheil E, Vergare, M.J., Weinstein SP. “Comparison of pre-treatment characteristics and treatment outcomes for alcohol-, cocaine-, and multisubstance-dependent patients”. Journal of Addiction, 23(1): 93-109, 2004

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