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Selected Publications

Chang, K., Frankovich, J., Cooperstock, M., Cunningham, M. W., Latimer, M. E., Murphy, T. K., . . . Swedo, S. E. (2015). Clinical evaluation of youth with pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome (PANS): Recommendations from the 2013 PANS consensus conference. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 25(1), 3-13. doi: 10.1089/cap.2014.0084.

Swedo, S. E., Frankovich, J., & Murphy, T. K. (2017). Overview of treatment of pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 1-4. doi: 10.1089/cap.2017.0042.

Thienemann, M., Murphy, T., Leckman, J., Shaw, R., Williams, K., Kapphahn, C., . . . Swedo, S. (2017). Clinical management of pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome: Part I-Psychiatric and behavioral interventions. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 1-8. doi: 10.1089/cap.2016.0145.

Frankovich, J., Swedo, S., Murphy, T., Dale, R. C., Agalliu, D., Williams, K., . . . Thienemann, M. (2017). Clinical management of pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome: Part II-Use of immunomodulatory therapies. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 1-16. doi: 10.1089/cap.2016.0148.

Cooperstock, M. S., Swedo, S. E., Pasternack, M. S., & Murphy, T. K. (2017). Clinical management of pediatric acute-onset neuopsychiatric syndrome: Part III-Treatment and Prevention of Infections. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 1-13. doi: 10.1089/cap.2016.0151.

Brimberg, L., Benhar, I., Mascaro-Blanco, A., Alvarez, K., Lotan, D., Winter, C., . . . Joel, D. (2012). Behavioral, pharmacological, and immunological abnormalities after streptococcal exposure: A novel rat model of Sydenham chorea and related neuropsychiatric disorders . Neuropsychopharmacology, 37(9), 2076-2087. doi: npp201256 [pii]=10.1038/npp.2012.56.

Gaughan, T., Buckley, A., Hommer, R., Grant, P., Williams, K., Leckman, J. F., Swedo, S. E. (2016). Rapid eye movement sleep abnormalities in children with pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome (PANS). Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 12(7), 1027–1032. doi: 10.5664/jcsm/5942.

Leon, J., Hommer, R., Grant, P., Farmer, C., D’Souza, P., Kessler, R., . . . Swedo, S. (2017). Longitudinal outcomes of children with pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder associated with streptococcal infections (PANDAS). European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00787-017-1077-9.  

Swedo SE, Leckman JF, & Rose NR. (2012). From Research Subgroup to Clinical Syndrome: Modifying the PANDAS Criteria to Describe PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome). Pediatrics & Therapeutics, 2:113. doi:10.4172/2161-0665.1000113.

Brown, K., Farmer, C., Farhadian, B., Hernandez, J., Thienemann, M., & Frankovich, J. (2017). Pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome response to oral corticosteroid bursts: An observational study of patients in an academic community-based PANS clinic. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 629-639. doi: 10.1089/cap2016.0139.

Brown, K. D., Farmer, C., Freeman, G. M., Spartz, E. J., Farhadian, B., Thienemann, M., & Frankovich, J. (2017). Effect of early and prophylactic nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on flare duration in pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome: An observational study of patients followed by an academic community-based pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome clinic. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 27(7), 619-628. doi: 10.1089/cap.2016.0193.

Swedo, S. E., Leonard, H. L., Schapiro, M. B., Casey, B. J., Mannheim, G. B., Lenane, M. C., & Rettew, D. C. (1993). Sydenham’s chorea: Physical and psychological symptoms of St Vitus dance. Pediatrics, 91(4), 706–713.

Swedo, S. E., Leonard, H. L., Garvey, M., Mittleman, B., Allen, A. J., Perlmutter, S., . . . Dubbert, B. K. (1998) Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections: Clinical description of the first 50 cases. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 155(2), 264–271.

Swedo, S. E., Seidlitz, J., Kovacevic, M., Latimer, M. E., Hommer, R., Lougee, L., & Grant, P. (2015). Clinical presentation of pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections in research and community settings. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 25(1), 26–30.

Williams, K. A., Swedo, S. E., Farmer, C. A., Grantz, H., Grant, P. J., D’Souza, P., . . . Leckman, J. F. (2016). Randomized, controlled trial of intravenous immunoglobulin for pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 55(10), 860–867.