Washington University School of Medicine

Research Publications

Mamah D, Owoso A, Sheffield J, Bayer C. The WERCAP Screen and the WERC Stress Screen: psychometrics of self-rated instruments for assessing bipolar and psychotic disorder risk and perceived stress burden. Comprehensive Psychiatry 2014 Oct 55(7):1757-1771
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010440X14001734

Womer FY, Wang L, Alpert KI, Smith MJ, Csernansky JG, Barch DM, Mamah D. Basal ganglia and thalamic morphology in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Psychiatry Res. 2014 Aug 30; 223(2): 75-83.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24957866

Smith MJ, Wang L, Alpert K, Cobia D, Cronenwett W, Goldman M, Mamah D, Barch DM, Breiter HC, Csernansky JG. Cannabis-related working memory deficits and associated subcortical morphological differences in healthy individuals and schizophrenia subjects. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2014 Mar;40(2):287-99.
http://schizophreniabulletin.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/12/10/schbul.sbt176.full

Owoso A, Ndetei DM, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Khasakhala LI, Mamah D. Validation of a modified version of the PRIME screen for psychosis-risk symptoms in a non-clinical Kenyan youth sample. Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Feb;55(2):380-7.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010440X13002897

Mamah D, Barch DM, Repovs G. Resting state functional connectivity of five neural networks in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. J Affect Disorders 2013 Sep 5;150(2):601-9.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3749249/

Mamah D, Striley CS, Ndetei DM, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Khasakhala LI, Cottler LB. Knowledge of psychiatric terms and concepts among Kenyan youth: analysis of focus group discussions. Transcultural Psychiatry 2013 Aug;50(4):515-31.
http://tps.sagepub.com/content/50/4/515.long

Mamah D, Owoso A, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Muriungi SK, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM. Classes of psychotic experiences in Kenyan children and adolescents. Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 2013;Jun;44(3):452-9.
http://download.springer.com/static/pdf/562/art%253A10.1007%252Fs10578-012-0339-5.pdf?auth66=1397760345_275a201692177829bc81f79a94317b0b&ext=.pdf

Mamah D, Harms MP, Barch D, Styner M, Lieberman JA, Wang L. Hippocampal shape and volume changes with antipsychotics in early stage psychotic illness. Front Psychiatry 2012;3:96.
http://www.readcube.com/articles/10.3389/fpsyt.2012.00096

Kaushik G, Plax KL, Barch DM, Lewis LE, Mamah D. Mental health care utilization and psychiatric profiles at a free drop-in youth center in St. Louis, Missouri. Missouri Medicine 2012 Nov-Dec;109(6):475-81.
http://www.omagdigital.com/article/Mental_Health_Care_Utilization_at_a_Free_Drop-in_Youth_Center_in_St._Louis,_Missouri/1274152/140337/article.html

Mamah D, Mbwayo A, Mutiso V, Barch DM, Constantino JN, Nsofor T, Khasakhala L, Ndetei DM. A survey of psychosis-risk symptoms in Kenya. Comprehensive Psychiatry 2012 Jul; 53 (5):516-24.
http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/9/5/1748/pdf

Ndetei DM, Muriungi SK, Owoso A, Mutiso VN, Mbwayo AW, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM, Mamah D. Prevalence and characteristics of psychotic-like experiences in Kenyan youth. Psychiatr Research 2012 Apr 30;196(3-3):235-42.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016517811200011X

Benítez BA, Belálcazar HM, Anastasía A, Mamah DT, Zorumski CF, Mascó DH, Herrera DG, de Erausquin GA. Functional reduction of SK3-mediated currents precedes AMPA-receptor-mediated excitotoxicity in dopaminergic neurons. Neuropharmacology. 2011 Jun;60(7-8):1176-86.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0028390810002947

Smith MJ, Wang L, Cronenwett W, Mamah D, Barch DM, Csernansky JG. Thalamic morphology in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. J Psychiatr Res 2011 Mar;45(3):378-85.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S002239561000244X

Mamah D, Conturo TE, Harms MP, Akbudak E, Wang L, McMichael AR, Gado MH, Barch DM, Csernansky JG. Anterior thalamic radiation integrity in schizophrenia: a diffusion-tensor imaging study. Psychiatry Res 2010;183(2):144-50.
http://ccpweb.wustl.edu/pdfs/mamah2010pr
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3887223/?tool=pubmed&email=info%40usmleworld.com

Mamah D, Wang L, Csernansky JG, Rice JP, Smith M, Barch DM. Morphometry of the hippocampus and amygdala in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Bipolar Disord 2010;12(3):341-3.
http://ccpweb.wustl.edu/pdfs/mamah2010bi%3Aschiz.pdf

Wang L, Mamah D, Harms MP, Karnik M, Price JL, Gado MH, Thompson PA, Barch DM, Miller MI, Csernansky JG. Progressive deformation of deep brain nuclei and hippocampal-amygdala formation in schizophrenia. Biol Psychiatry. 2008; 64(12):1060-8.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006322308009669

Smith MJ, Barch DM, Wolf TJ, Mamah D, Csernansky JG. Elevated rates of substance use disorders in non-psychotic siblings of individuals with schizophrenia. Schizophr Res. 2008; 106(2-3):294-9.
http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC2627404?pdf=render

Mamah D, Harms MP, Wang L, Barch D, Thompson P, Kim J, Miller MI, Csernansky JG. Basal ganglia shape abnormalities in the unaffected siblings of schizophrenia patients. Biol Psychiatry. 2008 Jul 15;64(2):111-20.
http://ccpweb.wustl.edu/pdfs/Barch2008BasalGangliaShapeAbnormalities.pdf
http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC2486271?pdf=render

Harms MP, Wang L, Mamah D, Barch DM, Thompson PA, Csernansky JG. Thalamic shape abnormalities in individuals with schizophrenia and their nonpsychotic siblings. J Neurosci. 2007; 27(50):13835-42.
http://www.jneurosci.org/content/27/50/13835.full.pdf+html

Mamah D, Wang L, Barch D, de Erausquin GA, Gado M, Csernansky JG. Structural analysis of the basal ganglia in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 2007; 89: 59-71.
http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC1839817?pdf=render

Mamah D, Lammle M, Isenberg KE. Pulmonary embolism after ECT. J ECT. 2005 Mar;21(1):39-40.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15791176

Mamah D, Hong BA, Chapman WC. Liver transplantation in a patient with undiagnosed bipolar disorder. Transplant Proc. 2004 Nov;36(9):2717-9.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0041134504011704

de Erausquin GA, Hyrc K, Dorsey DA, Mamah D, Dokucu M, Mascó DH, Walton T, Dikranian K, Soriano M, García Verdugo JM, Goldberg MP, Dugan LL. Nuclear translocation of nuclear transcription factor-kappa B by alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptors leads to transcription of p53 and cell death in dopaminergic neurons. Mol Pharmacol. 2003 Apr;63(4):784-90.
http://molpharm.aspetjournals.org/content/63/4/784.full.pdf+html