A D Lesage

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Regionalised tertiary psychiatric residential facilities
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:38-46. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint [Suicide prevention from a public health perspective]
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec
    Sante Ment Que 37:239-55. 2012
  3. pmc Suicide and no axis I psychopathology
    Carl Ernst
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 4:7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Can psychiatrists prevent suicide? Yes, in collaboration
    Alain D Lesage
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Montreal, Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital L H Lafontaine, Unité 218, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:507-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Systematic services audit of consecutive suicides in New Brunswick: the case for coordinating specialist mental health and addiction services
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 53:671-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the RQC: a daily contact log for ACT and ICM teams
    Alain D Lesage
    Department of Psychiatry, Universite de Montreal, Centre de recherche Fernand Seguin and Hôpital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:44-51. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint [Suicide prevention strategy and recent data on treatment of depression: obstacles encountered]
    A Lesage
    Centre de recherche Fernand Seguin Hôpital L H Lafontaine Unité 218 7401 Hochelaga, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 50:63-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint ["What's up, doc?" The context, limitations, and issues for clinicians in evidence-based medicine]
    A D Lesage
    Universite de Montreal, Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital L H Lafontaine, 7331, rue Hochelaga, Montréal QC H1N 3V2
    Can J Psychiatry 46:396-402. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the closure or downsizing of psychiatric hospitals: social or clinical event?
    A D Lesage
    Université de Montréal and Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 9:163-70. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Downsizing psychiatric hospitals: needs for care and services of current and discharged long-stay inpatients
    A D Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, QC
    Can J Psychiatry 45:526-32. 2000

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Regionalised tertiary psychiatric residential facilities
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:38-46. 2008
    ..Differentiated community-based residential alternatives have been developed over the past decades, with staffing levels that range from full-time professional, to daytime only, to part-time/on-call...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Suicide prevention from a public health perspective]
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec
    Sante Ment Que 37:239-55. 2012
    ..The success of these strategies lies in their steady application and in the close surveillance of this application...
  3. pmc Suicide and no axis I psychopathology
    Carl Ernst
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 4:7. 2004
    ..To better understand this issue, we studied suicide completers without an axis I diagnosis and compared them, on measures of psychopathology other than axis I, to normal controls and suicide cases with axis I psychopathology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Can psychiatrists prevent suicide? Yes, in collaboration
    Alain D Lesage
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Montreal, Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital L H Lafontaine, Unité 218, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:507-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Systematic services audit of consecutive suicides in New Brunswick: the case for coordinating specialist mental health and addiction services
    Alain Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 53:671-8. 2008
    ..To weight the potential of promotion, prevention, and treatment programs to help establish priorities in multipronged suicide prevention strategies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the RQC: a daily contact log for ACT and ICM teams
    Alain D Lesage
    Department of Psychiatry, Universite de Montreal, Centre de recherche Fernand Seguin and Hôpital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:44-51. 2010
    ..We developed a decade ago in Quebec, Canada, a new daily contact log (relevé quotidien des contacts or RQC) that has now reached in practice 1 million entries...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Suicide prevention strategy and recent data on treatment of depression: obstacles encountered]
    A Lesage
    Centre de recherche Fernand Seguin Hôpital L H Lafontaine Unité 218 7401 Hochelaga, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 50:63-6. 2002
    ..Pertinent data can be put forward and in general demonstrate that treatment of depression is an effective means of preventing suicide on the population level...
  8. ncbi request reprint ["What's up, doc?" The context, limitations, and issues for clinicians in evidence-based medicine]
    A D Lesage
    Universite de Montreal, Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital L H Lafontaine, 7331, rue Hochelaga, Montréal QC H1N 3V2
    Can J Psychiatry 46:396-402. 2001
    ..The evidence-based medicine approach could be considered a new name given to the contemporary medicine dialectics between the practice of an art and the insight provided by the best scientific data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the closure or downsizing of psychiatric hospitals: social or clinical event?
    A D Lesage
    Université de Montréal and Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 9:163-70. 2000
    ..The aims here are to deepen our understanding of deinstitutionalization, particularly as regards the downsizing/closure and role of psychiatric hospitals...
  10. ncbi request reprint Downsizing psychiatric hospitals: needs for care and services of current and discharged long-stay inpatients
    A D Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, QC
    Can J Psychiatry 45:526-32. 2000
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing the needs for care of non-psychotic patients. A trial with a new standardized procedure
    A D Lesage
    Centre de Recherche, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 26:281-6. 1991
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  12. ncbi request reprint [Implementation of intensive follow-up in the community: lessons to be considered]
    F Benoit
    Universite de Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 44:781-7. 1999
    ..To examine various issues concerning the implementation of a program for assertive community treatment (ACT)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alternatives to acute hospital psychiatric care in east-end Montreal
    Alain D Lesage
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Unité 218, 7401 Hochelaga, Montreal, PQ H1N 3M5
    Can J Psychiatry 47:49-55. 2002
    ..Is this reasonable and fair to the responsible medical officers who, as the key care providers, will need to admit patients and develop discharge plans in a reduced-beds environment?..
  14. ncbi request reprint Toward benchmarks for tertiary care for adults with severe and persistent mental disorders
    Alain D Lesage
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Montreal, Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 48:485-92. 2003
    ..Yet, the availability and efficient utilization of residential resources partly determines the capacity of a comprehensive system of care to avoid clogging ever-shrinking acute care bed facilities...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Validation of the French version of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales (HoNOS-F)]
    S Lauzon
    Faculte des sciences infirmieres, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, CP 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7
    Can J Psychiatry 46:841-6. 2001
    ..This study reports the validation of the French version of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales (HoNOS-F), a questionnaire developed to measure health and social functioning of people with mental illness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for suicide completion in major depression: a case-control study of impulsive and aggressive behaviors in men
    A Dumais
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Que H4H 1R3, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2116-24. 2005
    ..With a case-control design, a comparison of the level of impulsive and aggressive behaviors and the prevalence of associated psychopathology was carried out with control for the presence of primary psychopathology...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Training of interviewers in the utilization of standardized questionnaires in psychiatry: studies realized with the Present State Examination (PSE)]
    A D Lesage
    Centre de Recherche, Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal
    Acta Psychiatr Belg 91:129-44. 1991
    ..These results will be used to support some guidelines when using this sort of psychiatric research questionnaires in order to ensure comparability both within the study and between studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is violent method of suicide a behavioral marker of lifetime aggression?
    Alexandre Dumais
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1375-8. 2005
    ..The main purpose of this study was to investigate whether the method of suicide is a valid behavioral marker of a lifetime history of aggression...
  19. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial work environment and evidence utilization by health professionals
    Melanie Lavoie-Tremblay
    School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 40:112-28. 2008
    ..25,p < .01) to be significant predictors of the use of evidence. The authors conclude that good social support and decision latitude among interprofessional groups may promote use of evidence by health professions in their practice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Seasonal differences in psychopathology of male suicide completers
    Caroline D Kim
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Compr Psychiatry 45:333-9. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that assessment of suicide risk may need to include consideration of possible seasonal effects, depending on psychopathology...
  21. ncbi request reprint Familial aggregation of suicidal behavior: a family study of male suicide completers from the general population
    Caroline D Kim
    McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Verdun, QC H4H 1R3, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1017-9. 2005
    ..This study compared suicidality in families of adult male suicide completers and community comparison subjects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Multnomah Community Ability Scale
    Marc Corbiere
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, Psychosocial Research Division, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Verdun QC, Canada H4H 1R3
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:399-406. 2002
    ..The study shows the structural validity of this brief questionnaire, which could be useful both for clinical and research settings to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions...