Lynn M Martire

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Publications

  1. pmc The Mood Disorder Burden Index: a scale for assessing the burden of caregivers to adults with unipolar or bipolar disorder
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States University Center for Social and Urban Research, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 168:67-77. 2009
  2. pmc Treating depression to remission in older adults: a controlled evaluation of combined escitalopram with interpersonal psychotherapy versus escitalopram with depression care management
    Charles F Reynolds
    Department of Psychiatry, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Clinical Trials Management Unit, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1134-41. 2010
  3. pmc Improving the quality of life of caregivers of persons with spinal cord injury: a randomized controlled trial
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 121 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 54:1-15. 2009
  4. pmc Impact of close family members on older adults' early response to depression treatment
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:447-52. 2008
  5. pmc Treatment of late-life depression alleviates caregiver burden
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:23-9. 2010
  6. pmc A comparison of the frequencies of risk factors for depression in older black and white participants in a study of indicated prevention
    Roy Sriwattanakomen
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:1240-7. 2010
  7. pmc Predictors and consequences of perceived lack of choice in becoming an informal caregiver
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:712-21. 2012
  8. pmc Dementia patient suffering and caregiver depression
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:170-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Caregiver-specific outcomes in antidementia clinical drug trials: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jennifer Hagerty Lingler
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:983-90. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based caregiver interventions in geriatric psychiatry
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 121 University Place, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:1007-38, x. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc The Mood Disorder Burden Index: a scale for assessing the burden of caregivers to adults with unipolar or bipolar disorder
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States University Center for Social and Urban Research, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 168:67-77. 2009
    ..It will be important for future research to administer the MDBI to caregivers of middle-aged and older patients as well as those receiving treatment through inpatient settings or community outpatient clinics...
  2. pmc Treating depression to remission in older adults: a controlled evaluation of combined escitalopram with interpersonal psychotherapy versus escitalopram with depression care management
    Charles F Reynolds
    Department of Psychiatry, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Clinical Trials Management Unit, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1134-41. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Improving the quality of life of caregivers of persons with spinal cord injury: a randomized controlled trial
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 121 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 54:1-15. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy of two psychosocial interventions for caregivers of older persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  4. pmc Impact of close family members on older adults' early response to depression treatment
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:447-52. 2008
    ..Future research may identify family attitudes and behaviors that stem from burden and compromise older adults' ability to recover from depression...
  5. pmc Treatment of late-life depression alleviates caregiver burden
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:23-9. 2010
    ..To describe the burden experienced by family caregivers of older adults with depression and to examine the positive effects on caregivers of treating late-life depression...
  6. pmc A comparison of the frequencies of risk factors for depression in older black and white participants in a study of indicated prevention
    Roy Sriwattanakomen
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:1240-7. 2010
    ..To compare the frequencies of risk factors, we describe risks for depression as a function of race among consecutively admitted participants in a randomized clinical trial of indicated depression prevention in later life...
  7. pmc Predictors and consequences of perceived lack of choice in becoming an informal caregiver
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:712-21. 2012
    ..Using data from a national sample of informal caregivers to older adults, we identify predictors of lack of choice and the consequences of lack of choice in taking on the caregiving role...
  8. pmc Dementia patient suffering and caregiver depression
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:170-6. 2008
    ..Medical treatment of patients that maintain or improve memory but do not address suffering may have little impact on the caregiver. Alzheimer disease patient suffering should be systematically assessed and treated by clinicians...
  9. ncbi request reprint Caregiver-specific outcomes in antidementia clinical drug trials: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jennifer Hagerty Lingler
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:983-90. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based caregiver interventions in geriatric psychiatry
    Richard Schulz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 121 University Place, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:1007-38, x. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint The course of functional decline in older people with persistently elevated depressive symptoms: longitudinal findings from the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Eric J Lenze
    Intervention Research Center in Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:569-75. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between persistently high depressive symptoms and long-term changes in functional disability in elderly persons...