J L Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi The moderating effects of coping strategies on major depression in the general population
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 47:167-73. 2002
  2. ncbi A prospective study of sex-specific effects of major depression on alcohol consumption
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 46:422-5. 2001
  3. ncbi Alternative medicine use by individuals with major depression
    J L Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Psychiatry 46:528-33. 2001
  4. ncbi Alcohol consumption and major depression: findings from a follow-up study
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Ave, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 46:632-8. 2001
  5. ncbi Perceived work stress and major depression in the Canadian employed population, 20-49 years old
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Occup Health Psychol 6:283-9. 2001
  6. doi Socioeconomic status and the risk of major depression: the Canadian National Population Health Survey
    J L Wang
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 127, Heritage Medical Research Building, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:447-52. 2010
  7. ncbi The relationship between work stress and mental disorders in men and women: findings from a population-based study
    J L Wang
    Department of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:42-7. 2008
  8. doi Predictors of 1-year outcomes of major depressive disorder among individuals with a lifetime diagnosis: a population-based study
    J L Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Canada
    Psychol Med 42:327-34. 2012
  9. ncbi Gender specific correlates of stigma toward depression in a Canadian general population sample
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Affect Disord 103:91-7. 2007
  10. ncbi Comorbidity of major depression with substance use disorders
    Shawn R Currie
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 50:660-6. 2005

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi The moderating effects of coping strategies on major depression in the general population
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 47:167-73. 2002
    ..To evaluate the moderating effects of various coping strategies on the association between stressors and the prevalence of major depression in the general population...
  2. ncbi A prospective study of sex-specific effects of major depression on alcohol consumption
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 46:422-5. 2001
    ..To evaluate the impact of major depression on alcohol use in the Canadian general population...
  3. ncbi Alternative medicine use by individuals with major depression
    J L Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Can J Psychiatry 46:528-33. 2001
    ..To describe the use of alternative medicine (AM) by persons with major depression and to examine the factors associated with AM use among these individuals...
  4. ncbi Alcohol consumption and major depression: findings from a follow-up study
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Ave, Halifax, NS B3H 4H7
    Can J Psychiatry 46:632-8. 2001
    ..To investigate whether alcohol consumption predicts major depressive disorder episodes (MDEs) in the general population...
  5. ncbi Perceived work stress and major depression in the Canadian employed population, 20-49 years old
    J Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Occup Health Psychol 6:283-9. 2001
    ..Some forms of work stress were more strongly associated with major depression in smokers than in nonsmokers...
  6. doi Socioeconomic status and the risk of major depression: the Canadian National Population Health Survey
    J L Wang
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 127, Heritage Medical Research Building, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:447-52. 2010
    ..In this study, data from the longitudinal cohort of Canadian National Population Health Survey were used to estimate the risk of major depressive episode (MDE) over 6 years by SES levels...
  7. ncbi The relationship between work stress and mental disorders in men and women: findings from a population-based study
    J L Wang
    Department of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:42-7. 2008
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  8. doi Predictors of 1-year outcomes of major depressive disorder among individuals with a lifetime diagnosis: a population-based study
    J L Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Canada
    Psychol Med 42:327-34. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi Gender specific correlates of stigma toward depression in a Canadian general population sample
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Affect Disord 103:91-7. 2007
    ..To identify gender specific demographic, clinical, knowledge and attitudinal factors associated with stigma related to depression...
  10. ncbi Comorbidity of major depression with substance use disorders
    Shawn R Currie
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 50:660-6. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi Mental health and related disability among workers: a population-based study
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 49:514-22. 2006
    ..This goal of this study is to estimate the prevalence of psychiatric syndromes and related disability in a population-based sample of employed adults and investigate associations between psychiatric syndromes and related disability...
  12. ncbi A longitudinal population-based study of treated and untreated major depression
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Peter Lougheed Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 42:543-50. 2004
    ..Few studies have investigated the factors associated with different outcomes in individuals with major depressive episode (MDE) in relation to mental health service utilization...
  13. ncbi Prospective study of frequent heavy alcohol use and the risk of major depression in the Canadian general population
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 15:42-5. 2002
    ..Frequent heavy alcohol use may be a causal factor for major depression among women. Reducing the frequency and quantities of alcohol consumption may offer an opportunity for prevention of major depression among women...
  14. ncbi Sociodemographic factors associated with comorbid major depressive episodes and alcohol dependence in the general population
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 49:37-44. 2004
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  15. ncbi Joint effect of depression and chronic conditions on disability: results from a population-based study
    Norbert Schmitz
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Montreal Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:332-8. 2007
    ..Evidence exists that major depression interacts with physical illness to amplify the functional disability associated with many medical conditions...
  16. ncbi Mental health treatment dropout and its correlates in a general population sample
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 45:224-9. 2007
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  17. ncbi Perceived effectiveness of mental health care provided by primary-care physicians and mental health specialists
    Jianli Wang
    Heritage Medical Research Building, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4N1
    Psychosomatics 48:123-7. 2007
    ..Using services from both GP/FDs and mental health specialists and taking psychotropic medication improved perceived effectiveness of care...
  18. ncbi Association of mood, anxiety, and substance use disorders with occupational status and disability in a community sample
    Nady el-Guebaly
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
    Psychiatr Serv 58:659-67. 2007
    ..This study examined associations between mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance dependence or harmful alcohol use, and occupational status and disability in a general population sample...
  19. ncbi Depression literacy in Alberta: findings from a general population sample
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 52:442-9. 2007
    ..To assess the public's knowledge about depression, attitudes toward treatments for depression, perceived causal factors for depression, and reported prognoses of depression, overall and by sex...
  20. ncbi Mental health services received by depressed persons who visited general practitioners and family doctors
    Jianli Wang
    Department of psychiatry of the faculty of medicine at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 54:878-83. 2003
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  21. doi The relationship between mental health literacy, personal contacts and personal stigma against depression
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Affect Disord 110:191-6. 2008
    ..To estimate and compare the percentages of personal stigma by levels of depression literacy and exposure to persons with depression, overall and by gender...
  22. doi Replication of low-risk gambling limits using canadian provincial gambling prevalence data
    Shawn R Currie
    Mental Health Information and Evaluation Unit, Calgary Health Region, Mental Health and Addictions Services, 206, 301 14th Street NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 2A1
    J Gambl Stud 24:321-35. 2008
    ..These results provide additional evidence supporting the validity of the low-risk gambling limits. Quantitative limits could be used to augment existing responsible gambling guidelines...
  23. ncbi Chronic back pain and major depression in the general Canadian population
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th St NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
    Pain 107:54-60. 2004
    ..The combination of chronic back pain and major depression was associated with greater disability than either condition alone, although pain severity was found to be the strongest overall predictor of disability...
  24. ncbi The epidemiology of mental and substance use-related disorders among white, Chinese, and other Asian populations in Canada
    Suresh K Tiwari
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 51:904-12. 2006
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  25. ncbi Work-family conflict and mental disorders in the United States: cross-sectional findings from The National Comorbidity Survey
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 50:143-9. 2007
    ..Work-family conflict (WFC) may have negative effects on workers' health and productivity. The objective of this analysis was to assess the association between WFC and mental disorders that occurred in the past month...
  26. ncbi Perceived work stress and major depressive episodes in a population of employed Canadians over 18 years old
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:160-3. 2004
  27. ncbi Antidepressant pharmacoepidemiology in a general population sample
    Scott B Patten
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:285-7. 2005
  28. ncbi Work stress as a risk factor for major depressive episode(s)
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychol Med 35:865-71. 2005
    ..Major depression is a prevalent mental disorder in the general population, with a multi-factorial etiology. However, work stress as a risk factor for major depression has not been well studied...
  29. ncbi More data on major depression as an antecedent risk factor for first onset of chronic back pain
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, CanadaUniversity of Calgary, Canada
    Psychol Med 35:1275-82. 2005
    ..In the present study, we examined major depression as both an antecedent risk factor and consequence of chronic back pain (CBP) in the general population...
  30. ncbi Help-seeking behaviours of individuals with mood disorders
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 50:652-9. 2005
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  31. ncbi Suicidal behaviours among adolescents in northern Nova Scotia
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can J Public Health 94:207-11. 2003
    ..To estimate the 12-month prevalence of suicidal behaviours by gender and to investigate the gender-specific factors associated with suicidal behaviours and to describe health service utilization by suicidal adolescents...
  32. pmc Variation in health services utilization among ethnic populations
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences and The Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 174:787-91. 2006
    ..We therefore analyzed data from the 2001 Canadian Community Health Survey to compare the use of health services by members of visible minority groups and nonmembers (white people) in Canada...
  33. ncbi Risk of harm among gamblers in the general population as a function of level of participation in gambling activities
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Addiction 101:570-80. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between gambling behaviours and risk of gambling-related harm in a nationally representative population sample...
  34. pmc Mental disorders in a population sample with musculoskeletal disorders
    Scott B Patten
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:37. 2006
    ..One study reported an association between lifetime substance use disorders and arthritis...
  35. ncbi Perceived barriers to mental health service use among individuals with mental disorders in the Canadian general population
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Canada
    Med Care 44:192-5. 2006
    ..Eliminating barriers to care is important for improving health service use. However, the barriers to mental health care have not been well investigated...