Laurel A Copeland

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Use of obesity-related care by psychiatric patients
    LAUREL ANNE COPELAND
    Center for Applied Health Research, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, 2102 Birdcreek Dr, Temple, TX 76502, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:230-6. 2012
  2. pmc Psychiatric and medical admissions observed among elderly patients with new-onset epilepsy
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, 2102 Birdcreek Drive, Temple, TX 76502, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:84. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Transition from military to VHA care: psychiatric health services for Iraq/Afghanistan combat-wounded
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs Central Texas Veterans Health Care System Temple, TX, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:226-30. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Prediabetes assessment and follow-up in older veterans with schizophrenia
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D, Departments of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:887-96. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on outcomes for patients hospitalised with pneumonia
    Phoebe King
    Dept of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Eur Respir J 41:929-34. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Pneumonia in the elderly hospitalized in the Department of Veteran Affairs Health Care System
    Scott Selinger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mil Med 176:214-7. 2011
  7. pmc Clinical and demographic factors associated with homelessness and incarceration among VA patients with bipolar disorder
    Laurel A Copeland
    Department of Veterans Affairs, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:871-7. 2009
  8. pmc Patterns of primary care and mortality among patients with schizophrenia or diabetes: a cluster analysis approach to the retrospective study of healthcare utilization
    Laurel A Copeland
    VERDICT Research, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:127. 2009
  9. pmc How the relationship of attitudes toward mental health treatment and service use differs by age, gender, ethnicity/race and education
    Jodi M Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:45-57. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Factors in second-generation antipsychotic switching patterns in a national sample of older veterans with schizophrenia
    Albana M Dassori
    Department of Psychiatry, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:47-53. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Use of obesity-related care by psychiatric patients
    LAUREL ANNE COPELAND
    Center for Applied Health Research, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, 2102 Birdcreek Dr, Temple, TX 76502, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:230-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess receipt of obesity care by patients with and without mental illness...
  2. pmc Psychiatric and medical admissions observed among elderly patients with new-onset epilepsy
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, 2102 Birdcreek Drive, Temple, TX 76502, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:84. 2011
    ..Inpatient utilization associated with incidence of geriatric new-onset epilepsy has not been characterized in any large study, despite recognized high levels of risk factors (comorbidity)...
  3. doi request reprint Transition from military to VHA care: psychiatric health services for Iraq/Afghanistan combat-wounded
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs Central Texas Veterans Health Care System Temple, TX, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:226-30. 2011
    ..This study assessed transition from DoD to VHA and subsequent psychiatric care of service members traumatically injured in OEF/OIF...
  4. doi request reprint Prediabetes assessment and follow-up in older veterans with schizophrenia
    Laurel A Copeland
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D, Departments of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:887-96. 2010
    ..Assess glycemic monitoring and follow-up...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of obesity on outcomes for patients hospitalised with pneumonia
    Phoebe King
    Dept of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Eur Respir J 41:929-34. 2013
    ..40, 95% CI 1.14-1.73). Although obesity is a growing health epidemic, it appears to have little impact on clinical outcomes and may reduce mortality for veterans hospitalised with pneumonia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pneumonia in the elderly hospitalized in the Department of Veteran Affairs Health Care System
    Scott Selinger
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mil Med 176:214-7. 2011
    ..In the VA, pneumonia-related admissions are being managed more effectively even as the overall number of admissions remains stable...
  7. pmc Clinical and demographic factors associated with homelessness and incarceration among VA patients with bipolar disorder
    Laurel A Copeland
    Department of Veterans Affairs, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:871-7. 2009
    ..We assessed the association between homelessness and incarceration in Veterans Affairs patients with bipolar disorder...
  8. pmc Patterns of primary care and mortality among patients with schizophrenia or diabetes: a cluster analysis approach to the retrospective study of healthcare utilization
    Laurel A Copeland
    VERDICT Research, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:127. 2009
    ..We also assessed whether such patterns of primary care use were a significant predictor of mortality over a 4-year period...
  9. pmc How the relationship of attitudes toward mental health treatment and service use differs by age, gender, ethnicity/race and education
    Jodi M Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:45-57. 2011
    ..We investigated the influence of interactions between attitudes toward treatment and age, gender, ethnicity/race and education for both general medical and specialty care...
  10. doi request reprint Factors in second-generation antipsychotic switching patterns in a national sample of older veterans with schizophrenia
    Albana M Dassori
    Department of Psychiatry, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:47-53. 2011
    ..As part of a study of older patients with schizophrenia (50-102 years), this study evaluated factors associated with antipsychotic switches and switches that incurred a greater or lesser metabolic risk...
  11. pmc Diagnosis of pulmonary malignancy after hospitalization for pneumonia
    Eric M Mortensen
    VERDICT Research Program and South Texas Veterans Health Care System, Audie L Murphy Division, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Am J Med 123:66-71. 2010
    ..Our aims were to assess the frequency of the diagnosis of pulmonary malignancy, and to identify risk factors for pulmonary malignancy following hospitalization for pneumonia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance perceptions and medication adherence in patients with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D South Texas Veterans Health Care System VERDICT, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, United States
    J Affect Disord 107:53-62. 2008
    ..Maintaining a beneficial therapeutic alliance with providers is one important strategy for improving adherence. We examine the association between adherence and therapeutic environment perceptions among veterans with bipolar disorder...
  13. doi request reprint Complex Comorbidity Clusters in OEF/OIF Veterans: The Polytrauma Clinical Triad and Beyond
    Mary Jo V Pugh
    South Texas Veterans Health Care System Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio Texas A and M Health Science Center, Bryan Department of Medicine, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio Center for Applied Health Research, jointly sponsored by Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, and Scott and White Healthcare System, Temple, TX Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hospital, Bedford, MA Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
    Med Care 52:172-81. 2014
    ..Extant research has not explored comorbidity clusters in this population more broadly, particularly co-occurring chronic diseases...
  14. doi request reprint Variation in antiepileptic drug adherence among older patients with new-onset epilepsy
    John E Zeber
    Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, TX, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 44:1896-904. 2010
    ..Despite substantial research identifying numerous risk factors, the role of specific medications has been neglected...
  15. doi request reprint Are psychiatric disorders independent risk factors for new-onset epilepsy in older individuals?
    Alan B Ettinger
    Neurological Surgery, P C, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 17:70-4. 2010
    ..However, in the final model, only psychosis (OR=1.4, CI 1.2-1.6) was significantly associated with epilepsy when controlling for neurological disorders and psychiatric conditions (e.g., stroke, dementia, brain tumor, head injury)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic drug and cardiovascular disease risk monitoring in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Affect Disord 102:145-51. 2007
    ..We assessed whether patients with bipolar disorder received serum drug level and toxicity monitoring for mood stabilizers and assessment of cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related risk factors attributed to atypical antipsychotic medications...
  17. pmc Family perceptions of post-deployment healthcare needs of Iraq/Afghanistan military personnel
    John E Zeber
    Investigator, Department of Veterans Affairs, Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, Texas and Scott and White Healthcare Center for Applied Health Research, Temple, Texas, USA
    Ment Health Fam Med 7:135-43. 2010
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  18. pmc Ethnicity and Race Variations in Receipt of Surgery among Veterans with and without Depression
    Laurel A Copeland
    Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Research Service, Temple, TX 76502, USA
    Depress Res Treat 2011:370962. 2011
    ..88, P < .01; African-American OR = 0.93, P < .01) but more likely to undergo digestive system procedures. Some race-/ethnicity-related disparities of care for cardiovascular disease may persist for veterans using the VHA...
  19. ncbi request reprint The expert consensus guideline series: adherence problems in patients with serious and persistent mental illness
    Dawn I Velligan
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1-46; quiz 47-8. 2009
    ..Poor adherence to medication treatment can have devastating consequences for patients with mental illness. The goal of this project was to develop recommendations for addressing adherence problems to improve patient outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint The impact of epilepsy on health status among younger and older adults
    Mary Jo V Pugh
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D, South Texas Veterans Health Care System Verdict, San Antonio, Texas 78229 4404, USA
    Epilepsia 46:1820-7. 2005
    ..This study examines the impact of epilepsy on patients' subjective health status in a population that includes both younger and older adults...