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The Concept of Mania in Traditional Andean Culture.

Am J Psychiatry 2019 May;176(5):338-340

The Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, Harlingen (Uscamayta Ayvar, de Erausquin); the Department of Anthropology, National University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru (Sanchez Garrafa); and the Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J. (Escobar).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.18060681DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6499381PMC
May 2019

Validating the Alternative DSM-5 Criteria for Personality Disorders: A Study in the Basque Region of Spain.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2019 Mar;207(3):199-202

Global Health at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Institute of Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0000000000000948DOI Listing
March 2019

Antonio Vallejo-Nágera (1889-1960) and Juan Antonio Vallejo-Nágera Botas (1926-1990).

Am J Psychiatry 2018 08;175(8):720-722

From the Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.18020155DOI Listing
August 2018

Parkinsonian motor impairment predicts personality domains related to genetic risk and treatment outcomes in schizophrenia.

NPJ Schizophr 2017 11;3:16036. Epub 2017 Jan 11.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA; Division of Neurosciences and Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, UTRGV School of Medicine, Harlingen, TX, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/npjschz.2016.36DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5226082PMC
January 2017

Personality Disorders in the Basque Region of Spain: Applicability of DSM-5's Alternative Criteria for Personality Disorders.

Am J Psychiatry 2016 Aug;173(8):769-70

From the School of Medicine, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain; and the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N.J.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2016.16040420DOI Listing
August 2016

Rethinking funding priorities in mental health research.

Br J Psychiatry 2016 06;208(6):507-9

Roberto Lewis-Fernández, MD, Columbia University Medical Center, and New York State Center of Excellence for Cultural Competence, and Hispanic Treatment Program, at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA; Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA; Virginia Trotter Betts, MSN, JD, RN, HealthFutures, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee, USA; Lisa Greenman, JD, Attorney At Law, Washington, DC, USA; Susan M. Essock, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA; Javier I. Escobar, MD, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA; Deanna Barch, PhD, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA; Michael F. Hogan, PhD, Dartmouth (Geisinger) Medical School, Case Western Reserve Medical School, and New York University Medical School, and Hogan Health Solutions, New York, USA; Patricia A. Areán, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA; Benjamin G. Druss, MD, MPH, Ralph J. DiClemente, PhD, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Thomas H. McGlashan, MD, Yale University School of Medicine, and Connecticut Mental Health Center, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; Dilip V. Jeste, MD, Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA; Enola K. Proctor, PhD, Brown School of Social Work, and Center for Mental Health Services Research, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA; Pedro Ruiz, MD, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA; A. John Rush, MD, Duke-National University of Singapore, and Duke Medical School, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA; Glorisa J. Canino, PhD, Behavioral Sciences Research Institute, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Pu

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.115.179895DOI Listing
June 2016

Is prognosis of schizophrenia worsening in non-Western countries?

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

Psychiatr Serv 2015 Mar;66(3):217

Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.660208DOI Listing
March 2015

The efficacy of targeted health agents education to reduce the duration of untreated psychosis in a rural population.

Schizophr Res 2015 Feb 28;161(2-3):184-7. Epub 2014 Nov 28.

Fundación de Lucha contra los Trastornos Neurológicos y Psiquiátricos en Minorías (FULTRA), Argentina; Hospital Neuropsiquiátrico Néstor Sequeiros, Ministerio de Salud, Provincia de Jujuy, Argentina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2014.10.039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4308442PMC
February 2015

Detection, Assessment, and Management of Schizophrenia in an Andean Population of South America: Parkinsonism Testing and Transcranial Ultrasound as Preventive Tools.

Focus (Am Psychiatr Publ) 2015 ;13(4):432-440

Roskamp Laboratory for Brain Development, Modulation and Repair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.focus.20150018DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4621078PMC
January 2015

Global mental health and psychiatric services.

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

Psychiatr Serv 2014 Aug;65(8):967

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.650810DOI Listing
August 2014

Transcultural aspects of somatic symptoms in the context of depressive disorders.

Adv Psychosom Med 2013 25;33:64-74. Epub 2013 Jun 25.

Office of Global Health, UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N.J., USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000350057DOI Listing
December 2013

How can we better manage difficult patient encounters?

J Fam Pract 2013 Aug;62(8):414-21

Portland VA Medical Center and Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR, USA. Email:

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August 2013

A randomized-controlled trial of an intervention to improve antidepressant adherence among Latinos with depression.

Depress Anxiety 2013 Jul 8;30(7):688-96. Epub 2013 Jan 8.

VA New Jersey Health Care System, Mental Health & Behavioral Sciences, Lyons, New Jersey 07939, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22052DOI Listing
July 2013

An insider's view of the new diagnostic and statistical manual of North American psychiatry (DSM-5).

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

Colomb Med (Cali) 2013 Apr 30;44(2):129-31. Epub 2013 May 30.

Associate Dean for Global Health, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4002019PMC
April 2013

Catatonia, conversion, culture: an acute presentation.

Harv Rev Psychiatry 2012 May-Jun;20(3):160-9

Departments of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10673229.2012.694325DOI Listing
October 2012

Diagnostic bias: racial and cultural issues.

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

Psychiatr Serv 2012 Sep;63(9):847

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.20120p847DOI Listing
September 2012

Service use among patients with serious mental illnesses who presented with physical symptoms at intake.

Psychiatr Serv 2011 Oct;62(10):1146-51

Department of Quality Improvement,University Behavioral HealthCare, Piscataway, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.62.10.pss6210_1146DOI Listing
October 2011

Psychophysiologic treatment for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: a randomized controlled trial.

Psychosomatics 2011 May-Jun;52(3):218-29

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2011.01.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3403725PMC
September 2011

Psychiatrists and the pharmaceutical industry: a current topic.

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 2009 Oct 25;2(4):147-9. Epub 2010 Jan 25.

Decano de Salud Global y Profesor de Psiquiatría y Medicina de Familia, Universidad de Medicina y Odontología de New Jersey-Facultad de Medicina Robert Wood Johnson, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Estados Unidos. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1888-9891(09)73232-XDOI Listing
October 2009

The use of a mentoring-based conference as a research career stimulation strategy.

Acad Med 2009 Oct;84(10):1389-94

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 675 Hoes Lane, D351, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181b6b2a8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2773512PMC
October 2009

Role of psychiatric comorbidity in chronic Lyme disease.

Arthritis Rheum 2008 Dec;59(12):1742-9

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903-0019, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/art.24314DOI Listing
December 2008

Influence of cultural and social factors on the epidemiology of idiopathic somatic complaints and syndromes.

Psychosom Med 2007 Dec;69(9):841-5

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PSY.0b013e31815b007eDOI Listing
December 2007

A qualitative analysis of the perception of stigma among Latinos receiving antidepressants.

Psychiatr Serv 2007 Dec;58(12):1591-4

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey (UMDNJ)-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.2007.58.12.1591DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2288553PMC
December 2007

Somatic complaints in primary care: further examining the validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-15).

Psychosomatics 2006 Sep-Oct;47(5):392-8

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 671 Hoes Lane D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.psy.47.5.392DOI Listing
October 2006

Dialogues on depression management: the primary care and specialist perspectives.

Manag Care 2006 Oct;15(10 Suppl 9):3-9

Department of Internal Medicine, Buffalo Medical Group, Buffalo, NY, USA.

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October 2006

Depression management: applying skills in the clinical setting.

Manag Care 2006 Oct;15(10 Suppl 9):9-11

Department of Internal Medicine, Buffalo Medical Group, Buffalo, NY, USA.

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October 2006

Cultural issues and psychiatric diagnosis: providing a general background for considering substance use diagnoses.

Addiction 2006 Sep;101 Suppl 1:40-7

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01598.xDOI Listing
September 2006

Does simple "reassurance" work in patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms?

Authors:
Javier I Escobar

PLoS Med 2006 Aug;3(8):e313

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0030313DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1523378PMC
August 2006

Cognitive-behavioral therapy for somatization disorder: a randomized controlled trial.

Arch Intern Med 2006 Jul;166(14):1512-8

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.166.14.1512DOI Listing
July 2006

Idiopathic physical symptoms: a common manifestation of psychiatric disorders in primary care.

CNS Spectr 2006 Mar;11(3):201-10

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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March 2006

The relationship between ataque de nervios and unexplained neurological symptoms: a preliminary analysis.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2005 Jan;193(1):32-9

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ, 675 Hoes Lane, D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.nmd.0000149216.29035.31DOI Listing
January 2005

The value of pseudoneurological symptoms for assessing psychopathology in primary care.

Psychosom Med 2004 Jan-Feb;66(1):141-6

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.psy.0000107883.14385.ecDOI Listing
March 2004

Psychosocial treatments for multiple unexplained physical symptoms: a review of the literature.

Psychosom Med 2002 Nov-Dec;64(6):939-50

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School-University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.psy.0000024231.11538.8fDOI Listing
June 2003

Assessing and treating depressed Latino patients in primary care.

N J Med 2002 Dec;99(12):37-9

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, USA.

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December 2002

Medically unexplained physical symptoms in medical practice: a psychiatric perspective.

Environ Health Perspect 2002 Aug;110 Suppl 4:631-6

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1241217PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.02110s4631DOI Listing
August 2002