J L Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 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
  2. doi request reprint Development and validation of prediction algorithms for major depressive episode in the general population
    Jian Li Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:39-45. 2013
  3. pmc A population-based longitudinal study on work environmental factors and the risk of major depressive disorder
    Jianli Wang
    University of Calgary, Room 4D69, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4Z6
    Am J Epidemiol 176:52-9. 2012
  4. pmc Parent-reported health care expenditures associated with autism spectrum disorders in Heilongjiang province, China
    Jia Wang
    Department of Children s and Adolescent Health, Public Health College of Harbin Medical University, Nangang District, PR China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Business mergers and acquisitions and the risk of mental disorders: a population-based study
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 4D69, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4Z6
    Occup Environ Med 69:569-73. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Perceived needs for and use of workplace accommodations by individuals with a depressive and/or anxiety disorder
    Jianli Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary and Mental Health Information and Evaluation Program, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 53:1268-72. 2011
  7. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of stigma against depression in a general population sample in Alberta
    Trevor M Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 10:29. 2010
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint 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
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Development and validation of prediction algorithms for major depressive episode in the general population
    Jian Li Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:39-45. 2013
    ..To develop and validate sex specific prediction algorithms for 4-year risk of major depressive episode (MDE) using data from a population-based longitudinal cohort...
  3. pmc A population-based longitudinal study on work environmental factors and the risk of major depressive disorder
    Jianli Wang
    University of Calgary, Room 4D69, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4Z6
    Am J Epidemiol 176:52-9. 2012
    ..However, these work environmental factors appear to operate differently in men and in women...
  4. pmc Parent-reported health care expenditures associated with autism spectrum disorders in Heilongjiang province, China
    Jia Wang
    Department of Children s and Adolescent Health, Public Health College of Harbin Medical University, Nangang District, PR China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the health expenses incurred by families with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and those expenses' relation to total household income and expenditures...
  5. doi request reprint Business mergers and acquisitions and the risk of mental disorders: a population-based study
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 4D69, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4Z6
    Occup Environ Med 69:569-73. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to estimate and compare the 12-month incidence of depressive and anxiety disorders in workers who had and who had not experienced M&A in the last year...
  6. doi request reprint Perceived needs for and use of workplace accommodations by individuals with a depressive and/or anxiety disorder
    Jianli Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary and Mental Health Information and Evaluation Program, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 53:1268-72. 2011
    ..To estimate the percentages of need for and use of workplace mental health accommodations, and to identify factors related to the use of accommodations...
  7. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of stigma against depression in a general population sample in Alberta
    Trevor M Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 10:29. 2010
    ..The objectives of this study were to estimate the percentages of various stigmatizing attitudes toward depression in a general population sample and to compare the percentages by demographics and socioeconomic characteristics...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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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  11. doi request reprint The incidence of major depression in Canada: the National Population Health Survey
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Canada
    J Affect Disord 123:158-63. 2010
    ..To estimate the cumulative incidence of major depressive episode (MDE) over 6 years and the associations between demographic and socioeconomic variables and MDE in a sample of the Canadian national population...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. doi request reprint 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. doi request reprint A population-based study on ways of dealing with daily stress: comparisons among individuals with mental disorders, with long-term general medical conditions and healthy people
    Jianli Wang
    Dept of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary AB, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:666-74. 2009
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  18. doi request reprint Changes in perceived job strain and the risk of major depression: results from a population-based longitudinal study
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1085-91. 2009
    ..Reducing job strain may have positive impacts on the risk of depression. Self-rated health is a strong predictor of depression and plays an important role in the relation between job strain and depression...
  19. doi request reprint 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...
  20. doi request reprint Does job strain interact with psychosocial factors outside of the workplace in relation to the risk of major depression? The Canadian National Population Health Survey
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 127, Heritage Medical Research Building, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:577-84. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Workplace characteristics, depression, and health-related presenteeism in a general population sample
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 52:836-42. 2010
    ..To investigate the relationships between workplace psychosocial factors, work/family conflicts, depression, and health-related presenteeism in a sample of employees who were randomly selected from the communities...
  22. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of mental disorders in the working population over the period of global economic crisis
    Jianli Wang
    Departments of Psychiatry and of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 55:598-605. 2010
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  23. doi request reprint Three job-related stress models and depression: a population-based study
    Jianli Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Room 4D69, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:185-93. 2012
    ..To estimate the current prevalence of major depression in a sample of working population, and to examine the associations between job strain, effort-reward imbalance and family-work conflicts and major depression...
  24. ncbi request reprint 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint 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
  28. ncbi request reprint 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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  29. doi request reprint Psychological distress and short-term disability in people with diabetes: results from the Canadian Community Health Survey
    Norbert Schmitz
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 65:165-72. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the interaction between psychological distress and activity limitations in daily life, in relation to self-reported disability days in a community sample of people with diabetes...
  30. ncbi request reprint 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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  31. ncbi request reprint 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...
  32. doi request reprint Depression literacy among older Chinese immigrants in Canada: a comparison with a population-based survey
    Yvonne Tieu
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:1318-26. 2010
    ..Older Chinese immigrants are at increased risk for depression; however, there is no research investigating their depression literacy, including their beliefs about treatment, etiology, and prognosis...
  33. doi request reprint Predictors of admission in first-episode psychosis: developing a risk adjustment model for service comparisons
    Donald Emile Addington
    Department of Psychiatry and Ms Pryce is affiliated with the Department of Community Health Sciences, all at the University of Calgary, Special Services Bldg, 2nd Floor, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th St, N W, Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 61:483-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a risk adjustment model based on hospital admissions that would enable comparison between services for patients with a first episode of psychosis...
  34. ncbi request reprint 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint 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...
  36. ncbi request reprint 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint 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
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  38. 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...
  39. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in mental health service use among White, Chinese, South Asian and South East Asian populations living in Canada
    Suresh K Tiwari
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:866-71. 2008
    ..Health services in Canada are publicly funded. However, the use of health services, especially mental health services, by ethnic minority groups in Canada, has not been well studied...
  40. doi request reprint 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...
  41. ncbi request reprint 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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  42. ncbi request reprint 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...
  43. pmc Association between neighborhood-level deprivation and disability in a community sample of people with diabetes
    Norbert Schmitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes Care 32:1998-2004. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to analyze the association between neighborhood deprivation and self-reported disability in a community sample of people with type 2 diabetes...
  44. ncbi request reprint 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint 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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  46. ncbi request reprint 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...
  47. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant pharmacoepidemiology in a general population sample
    Scott B Patten
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:285-7. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging study of human olfaction and normal aging
    Jianli Wang
    Center for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Research, Department of Radiology, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:510-4. 2005
    ..In the present study, we tested the hypothesis that aged adults have intact though reduced activity in the central olfactory system using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...