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Alex Hinton Young, MD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Specialty Areas

Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric anesthesia

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

12634 Olive Blvd.
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1995
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1994
Medical Degree: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 1990
B.A.: University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Assessing and addressing cognitive impairment in bipolar disorder: the International Society for Bipolar Disorders Targeting Cognition Task Force recommendations for clinicians.
Miskowiak KW, Burdick KE, Martinez-Aran A, Bonnin CM, Bowie CR, Carvalho AF, Gallagher P, Lafer B, López-Jaramillo C, Sumiyoshi T, McIntyre RS, Schaffer A, Porter RJ, Purdon S, Torres IJ, Yatham LN, Young AH, Kessing LV, Vieta E
Bipolar Disord. 2018 Jan 18; doi: 10.1111/bdi.12595.

PMID:
    29345040
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Prevalence of cognitive impairment in major depression and bipolar disorder.
Douglas KM, Gallagher P, Robinson LJ, Carter JD, McIntosh VV, Frampton CM, Watson S, Young AH, Ferrier IN, Porter RJ
Bipolar Disord. 2018 Jan 18; doi: 10.1111/bdi.12602.

PMID:
    29345037
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Is recurrence in major depressive disorder related to bipolarity and mixed features? Results from the BRIDGE-II-Mix study.
Mazzarini L, Kotzalidis GD, Piacentino D, Rizzato S, Angst J, Azorin JM, Bowden CL, Mosolov S, Young AH, Vieta E, Girardi P, Perugi G, BRIDGE-II-Mix Study Group.
J Affect Disord. 2018 Jan 2; 229164-170. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.12.062.

PMID:
    29310066
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The evidence for lithium in suicide prevention.
Roberts E, Cipriani A, Geddes JR, Nierenberg AA, Young AH
Br J Psychiatry. 2017 Dec; 211(6)396. doi: 10.1192/bjp.211.6.396.

PMID:
    29196395
    [PubMed - in process]
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Elevated fingernail cortisol levels in major depressive episodes.
Herane-Vives A, Fischer S, de Angel V, Wise T, Cheung E, Chua KC, Arnone D, Young AH, Cleare AJ
Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2017 Nov 7; 8817-23. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.10.026.

PMID:
    29153629
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Atypical depression and non-atypical depression: Is HPA axis function a biomarker? A systematic review.
Juruena MF, Bocharova M, Agustini B, Young AH
J Affect Disord. 2017 Oct 6; pii: S0165-0327(17)30691-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.09.052.

PMID:
    29150144
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Anxiety, irritability, and agitation as indicators of bipolar mania with depressive symptoms: a post hoc analysis of two clinical trials.
Suppes T, Eberhard J, Lemming O, Young AH, McIntyre RS
Int J Bipolar Disord. 2017 Nov 6; 5(1)36. doi: 10.1186/s40345-017-0103-7.

PMID:
    29105003
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A Test of the Transdiagnostic Dopamine Hypothesis of Psychosis Using Positron Emission Tomographic Imaging in Bipolar Affective Disorder and Schizophrenia.
Jauhar S, Nour MM, Veronese M, Rogdaki M, Bonoldi I, Azis M, Turkheimer F, McGuire P, Young AH, Howes OD
JAMA Psychiatry. 2017 Dec 1; 74(12)1206-1213. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2017.2943.

PMID:
    29049482
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical and demographic differences between patients with manic, depressive and schizophrenia-spectrum psychoses presenting to Early Intervention Services in London.
Kapila A, Fisher HL, Johnson S, Major B, Rahaman N, Joyce J, Chamberlain-Kent N, Lawrence J, Young AH, Stone JM
Early Interv Psychiatry. 2017 Oct 15; doi: 10.1111/eip.12511.

PMID:
    29034588
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Monitoring for antidepressant-associated adverse events in the treatment of patients with major depressive disorder: An international consensus statement.
Dodd S, Mitchell PB, Bauer M, Yatham L, Young AH, Kennedy SH, Williams L, Suppes T, Lopez Jaramillo C, Trivedi MH, Fava M, Rush AJ, McIntyre RS, Thase ME, Lam RW, Severus E, Kasper S, Berk M
World J Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Oct 6; 1-19. doi: 10.1080/15622975.2017.1379609.

PMID:
    28984491
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Methodological recommendations for cognition trials in bipolar disorder by the International Society for Bipolar Disorders Targeting Cognition Task Force.
Miskowiak KW, Burdick KE, Martinez-Aran A, Bonnin CM, Bowie CR, Carvalho AF, Gallagher P, Lafer B, López-Jaramillo C, Sumiyoshi T, McIntyre RS, Schaffer A, Porter RJ, Torres IJ, Yatham LN, Young AH, Kessing LV, Vieta E
Bipolar Disord. 2017 Dec; 19(8)614-626. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12534.

PMID:
    28895274
    [PubMed - in process]
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Bipolar disorder and addictions: the elephant in the room.
Stokes PRA, Kalk NJ, Young AH
Br J Psychiatry. 2017 Sep; 211(3)132-134. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.116.193912.

PMID:
    28864753
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Anti-inflammatory treatments for mood disorders: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
Husain MI, Strawbridge R, Stokes PR, Young AH
J Psychopharmacol. 2017 Sep; 31(9)1137-1148. doi: 10.1177/0269881117725711.

PMID:
    28858537
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Minocycline as an adjunct for treatment-resistant depressive symptoms: A pilot randomised placebo-controlled trial.
Husain MI, Chaudhry IB, Husain N, Khoso AB, Rahman RR, Hamirani MM, Hodsoll J, Qurashi I, Deakin JF, Young AH
J Psychopharmacol. 2017 Sep; 31(9)1166-1175. doi: 10.1177/0269881117724352.

PMID:
    28857658
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Aggressiveness in depression: a neglected symptom possibly associated with bipolarity and mixed features.
Verdolini N, Perugi G, Samalin L, Murru A, Angst J, Azorin JM, Bowden CL, Mosolov S, Young AH, Barbuti M, Guiso G, Popovic D, Vieta E, Pacchiarotti I, BRIDGE-II-Mix Study Group.
Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2017 Oct; 136(4)362-372. doi: 10.1111/acps.12777.

PMID:
    28741646
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Is a SIMPLe smartphone application capable of improving biological rhythms in bipolar disorder?
Hidalgo-Mazzei D, Reinares M, Mateu A, Juruena MF, Young AH, Pérez-Sola V, Vieta E, Colom F
J Affect Disord. 2017 Dec 1; 22310-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.07.028.

PMID:
    28711743
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Obesity in patients with major depression is related to bipolarity and mixed features: evidence from the BRIDGE-II-Mix study.
Petri E, Bacci O, Barbuti M, Pacchiarotti I, Azorin JM, Angst J, Bowden CL, Mosolov S, Vieta E, Young AH, Perugi G, BRIDGE-II-Mix Study Group.
Bipolar Disord. 2017 Sep; 19(6)458-464. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12519.

PMID:
    28691250
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Study protocol for a randomised pragmatic trial comparing the clinical and cost effectiveness of lithium and quetiapine augmentation in treatment resistant depression (the LQD study).
Marwood L, Taylor R, Goldsmith K, Romeo R, Holland R, Pickles A, Hutchinson J, Dietch D, Cipriani A, Nair R, Attenburrow MJ, Young AH, Geddes J, McAllister-Williams RH, Cleare AJ
BMC Psychiatry. 2017 Jun 26; 17(1)231. doi: 10.1186/s12888-017-1393-0.

PMID:
    28651526
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Lithium for long-term treatment of unipolar depression.
Young AH
Lancet Psychiatry. 2017 Jul; 4(7)511-512. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30232-8.

PMID:
    28578902
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Antidepressant-induced hypomania/mania in patients with major depression: Evidence from the BRIDGE-II-MIX study.
Barbuti M, Pacchiarotti I, Vieta E, Azorin JM, Angst J, Bowden CL, Mosolov S, Young AH, Perugi G, BRIDGE-II-Mix Study Group.
J Affect Disord. 2017 Sep; 219187-192. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.05.035.

PMID:
    28558366
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