Volume 1 Issue 3 (2008)
International Journal of Child Health and Human Development –
Special Issue on Environment and Suicide

$195.00$292.50

Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
Guest Editor: Teodor T. Postolache (Director, Mood and Anxiety Program (MAP), Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA)
ISSN: 1939-5965
Frequency: Quarterly
Print Format: 8.5″ x 11″, Softcover, Double Column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Environment and Suicide
Teodor T. Postolache and Joav Merrick

The Antisuicidal Efficacy of Lithium: A Review of the Clinical Literature and the Underlying Pharmacology
Colleen E. Kovacsics, Harish K. Goyal, Koshy J. Thomas, and Todd D. Gould

Suicidality in the Juvenile Justice Environment
Srirangam S. Shreeram and Aditi Malik

Mood Disorders and Suicide in the Correctional Population: The Importance of Recognizing Comorbidity
Alan A. Abrams, Maheen Patel, Tyler Jones, Yu-Fei Huang, Nesibe Soysal, Lobna Ibrahim, Constance N. Flanagan, Cessare Scott, KyleeAnn Stevens, Gavin Rose, and Alan Newman

Suicide in the Muslim World
Farooq Mohyuddin

Ethnic Differences in Adolescent Suicide in the United States
Theodora Balis and Teodor T. Postolache

Allergen Specific IgE: No Relationship with Prior History of Suicide Attempts and Instability in Patients with Recurrent Mood Disorders
Teodor T. Postolache, Darryl W. Roberts, Patricia Langenberg, Olesja Muravitskaja, John W. Stiller, Robert G. Hamilton, and Leonardo H. Tonelli

Acute Stress Promotes Aggressive-Like Behavior in Rats Made Allergic to Tree Pollen
Leonardo H. Tonelli, Akina Hoshino, Morgan Katz, and Teodor T. Postolache

Changes in Severity of Allergy and Anxiety Symptoms Are Positively Correlated in Patients with Recurrent Mood Disorders Who Are Exposed to Seasonal Peaks of Aeroallergens
Teodor T. Postolache, Patricia Langenberg, Sarah A. Zimmerman, Manana Lapidus, Hirsh Komarow, Jessica S. McDonald, Nancy Furst, Natalya Dzhanashvili, Debra Scrandis, Jie Bai, Bernadine Postolache, Joseph J. Soriano, Bernard Vittone, Alvaro Guzman, Jong-Min Woo, John Stiller, Robert G. Hamilton, and Leonardo H. Tonelli