William S Gilmer

  • 1547 Citations
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Research Interests

Treatment Resistant Depression, Bipolar Disorders, TMS, Psychopharmacology

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Training Experience

1990Residency, Rush University Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Iowa

… → 1986

Research interests

  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Pharmacology
  • Psychotherapy and Pharmacotherapy in Psychiatry

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Grants 2001 2013

Research Output 1991 2015

  • 1547 Citations
  • 21 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 1 Letter
38 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy and safety of low-field synchronized transcranial magnetic stimulation (sTMS) for treatment of major depression

Leuchter, A. F., Cook, I. A., Feifel, D., Goethe, J. W., Husain, M., Carpenter, L. L., Thase, M. E., Krystal, A. D., Philip, N. S., Bhati, M. T., Burke, W. J., Howland, R. H., Sheline, Y. I., Aaronson, S. T., Iosifescu, D. V., O'Reardon, J. P., Gilmer, W. S., Jain, R., Burgoyne, K. S., Phillips, B. & 5 others, Manberg, P. J., Massaro, J., Hunter, A. M., Lisanby, S. H. & George, M. S., Jan 1 2015, In : Brain Stimulation. 8, 4, p. 787-794 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Major Depressive Disorder
19 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement in quality of life with left prefrontal transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with pharmacoresistant major depression: Acute and six month outcomes

Solvason, H. B., Husain, M., Fitzgerald, P. B., Rosenquist, P., Mccall, W. V., Kimball, J., Gilmer, W. S., Demitrack, M. A. & Lisanby, S. H., Jan 1 2014, In : Brain Stimulation. 7, 2, p. 219-225 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Quality of Life
Antidepressive Agents
16 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative electroencephalogram Biomarkers for predicting likelihood and speed of achieving sustained remission in Major Depression: A report from the Biomarkers for Rapid Identification of Treatment Effectiveness in Major Depression (BRITE-MD) trial

Cook, I. A., Hunter, A. M., Gilmer, W. S., Iosifescu, D. V., Zisook, S., Burgoyne, K. S., Howland, R. H., Trivedi, M. H., Jain, R., Greenwald, S. & Leuchter, A. F., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 74, 1, p. 51-56 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antidepressive Agents
47 Citations (Scopus)

A 6 week randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of ziprasidone for the acute depressive mixed state

Patkar, A., Gilmer, W. S., Pae, C. U., Vöhringer, P. A., Ziffra, M. S., Pirok, E., Mulligan, M., Filkowski, M. M., Whitham, E. A., Holtzman, N. S., Thommi, S. B., Logvinenko, T., Loebel, A., Masand, P. & Ghaemi, S. N., Apr 24 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 4, e34757.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
37 Citations (Scopus)

Is prior course of illness relevant to acute or longer-term outcomes in depressed out-patients? A STAR*D report

Rush, A. J., Wisniewski, S. R., Zisook, S., Fava, M., Sung, S. C., Haley, C. L., Chan, H. N., Gilmer, W. S., Warden, D., Nierenberg, A. A., Balasubramani, G. K., Gaynes, B. N., Trivedi, M. H. & Hollon, S. D., Jun 1 2012, In : Psychological Medicine. 42, 6, p. 1131-1149 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Major Depressive Disorder
Age of Onset