Brian Rush

Summary

Affiliation: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The interaction of co-occurring mental disorders and recovery management checkups on substance abuse treatment participation and recovery
    Brian R Rush
    Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Eval Rev 32:7-38. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Validation and comparison of diagnostic accuracy of four screening tools for mental disorders in people seeking treatment for substance use disorders
    Brian Rush
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:375-83. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Engaging stakeholders in review and recommendations for models of outcome monitoring for substance abuse treatment
    Brian Rush
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Health Systems and Health Equity Research Group, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 47:1293-302. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and profile of people with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders within a comprehensive mental health system
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:810-21. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of co-occurring substance use and other mental disorders in the Canadian population
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:800-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Influence of co-occurring mental and substance use disorders on the prevalence of problem gambling in Canada
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Addiction 103:1847-56. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Client characteristics within the Chilean National Youth Addiction Treatment Demonstration System
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:175-82. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Physicians' enquiries into their patients' alcohol use: public views and recalled experiences
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Addiction 98:895-900. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and pressures from the criminal justice system: data from a provincial client monitoring system
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Addiction 98:1119-28. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Overlap of clusters of psychiatric symptoms among clients of a comprehensive addiction treatment service
    Saulo Castel
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:28-35. 2006

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint The interaction of co-occurring mental disorders and recovery management checkups on substance abuse treatment participation and recovery
    Brian R Rush
    Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Eval Rev 32:7-38. 2008
    ..It is effective in linking participants in need to treatment, with equal or better outcomes among those with more mental disorders. The data support the utility of monitoring and re-intervention for clients with co-occurring disorders...
  2. doi request reprint Validation and comparison of diagnostic accuracy of four screening tools for mental disorders in people seeking treatment for substance use disorders
    Brian Rush
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:375-83. 2013
    ..Results strengthen previous validation data for each of the tools investigated and support their use in detecting mental disorders in the substance use treatment population specifically...
  3. doi request reprint Engaging stakeholders in review and recommendations for models of outcome monitoring for substance abuse treatment
    Brian Rush
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Health Systems and Health Equity Research Group, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2S1, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 47:1293-302. 2012
    ..Our process is useful as a model for collaborative research with respect to performance measurement. The study's implications and limitations are noted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and profile of people with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders within a comprehensive mental health system
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:810-21. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of co-occurring substance use and other mental disorders in the Canadian population
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:800-9. 2008
    ..This study presents the first national assessment in Canada of the prevalence of co-occurring SUDs and other mental disorders, with attention to differences by substance problem severity, sex, age, and region...
  6. doi request reprint Influence of co-occurring mental and substance use disorders on the prevalence of problem gambling in Canada
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Addiction 103:1847-56. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, evidence about the relative contribution of each type of disorder for the risk of gambling in the population is very limited...
  7. doi request reprint Client characteristics within the Chilean National Youth Addiction Treatment Demonstration System
    Brian Rush
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:175-82. 2011
    ..The results suggest the need for increased outreach and comprehensive intersectoral approaches. Monitoring and evaluation should become part of the culture of the national drug treatment system in Chile and other countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physicians' enquiries into their patients' alcohol use: public views and recalled experiences
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Addiction 98:895-900. 2003
    ..To examine public opinion and experiences of family physician involvement in alcohol use issues and to identify patient characteristics associated with these opinions and experiences...
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment and pressures from the criminal justice system: data from a provincial client monitoring system
    Brian R Rush
    Health Systems Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Addiction 98:1119-28. 2003
    ..We also assessed whether particular subgroups may be more or less likely to be brought into treatment in this manner...
  10. ncbi request reprint Overlap of clusters of psychiatric symptoms among clients of a comprehensive addiction treatment service
    Saulo Castel
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:28-35. 2006
    ..Clients with more substance use disorders presented more psychiatric symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and quality of life among severely mentally ill consumers: a longitudinal modelling analysis
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:810-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to test a conceptual model linking these factors together...
  12. doi request reprint Addiction Research Centres and the Nurturing of Creativity. Substance abuse research in a modern health care centre: the case of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
    Jurgen Rehm
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Addiction 106:689-97. 2011
    ..We argue for the continuation of this successful model of integrating basic, epidemiological, clinical, health service and prevention research under the roof of a health centre...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption, alcoholics anonymous membership, and suicide mortality rates, Ontario, 1968-1991
    Robert E Mann
    Social, Prevention and Health Policy Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S1, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 67:445-53. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Who seeks treatment for cannabis-related problems?
    Carol J Strike
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 94:351-4. 2003
    ..To examine the types of presenting problems and symptoms among individuals seeking treatment for cannabis-related problems in a large treatment centre in Ontario...
  15. ncbi request reprint Alcohol factors in suicide mortality rates in Manitoba
    Robert E Mann
    Social, Prevention and Health Policy Research Department, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:243-51. 2008
    ..To identify alcohol-related factors that influence mortality rates from suicide...
  16. doi request reprint Perceived unmet need for mental health care for Canadians with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health T306, 33 Russell St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2S1
    Psychiatr Serv 59:283-9. 2008
    ..This study built on previous work to examine these associations and underlying reasons in more detail...
  17. ncbi request reprint Individuals seeking treatment for cannabis-related problems in Ontario: demographic and treatment profile
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Eur Addict Res 11:115-23. 2005
    ..The distinctiveness of these clients within the larger treatment system raises questions of the relevance to cannabis clients of interventions designed for other substance-abusing populations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cirrhosis mortality in Ontario: effects of alcohol consumption and Alcoholics Anonymous participation
    Robert E Mann
    Social, Prevention and Health Policy Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Addiction 100:1669-79. 2005
    ..We test the hypotheses that cirrhosis mortality rates are positively associated with per capita alcohol consumption and negatively associated with Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) membership rates...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption, alcoholics anonymous membership, and homicide mortality rates in Ontario 1968 to 1991
    Robert E Mann
    Social, Prevention and Health Policy Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1743-51. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Use of mental health care services by Canadians with co-occurring substance dependence and mental disorders
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Health Systems Research and Consulting, Unit T306, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2S1
    Psychiatr Serv 58:962-9. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Mental health program monitoring: towards simplifying a complex task
    Janet Durbin
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 26:249-61. 2003
    ..These can provide a core of information, to which measurement of more in-depth issues can be added to address specific concerns...
  22. ncbi request reprint Real-world evaluation of the Resident Assessment Instrument-Mental Health assessment system
    Karen A Urbanoski
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:687-95. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to document and consider changes over time in front-line coding practices and in indicators of data quality...
  23. pmc Monitoring Utilization of a Large Scale Addiction Treatment System: The Drug and Alcohol Treatment Information System (DATIS)
    Nooshin Khobzi Rotondi
    Health Systems and Health Equity Research Group, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Subst Abuse 6:73-84. 2012
    ..DATIS is an evolving system and an integral component of Ontario's performance measurement system. Linkages with healthcare information systems will allow for longitudinal tracking of client health-related outcomes...
  24. pmc Substance use and abuse in first-episode psychosis: prevalence before and after early intervention
    Suzanne Archie
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, Michael G DeGroote School of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Schizophr Bull 33:1354-63. 2007
    ..Despite the high prevalence of substance abuse among first-episode psychosis (FEP) populations, few studies examine whether early intervention (EI) improves substance abuse...