Mirrian Smolders

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of co-morbidity on GPs' pharmacological treatment decisions for patients with an anxiety disorder
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 24:538-46. 2007
  2. doi What determines the management of anxiety disorders and its improvement?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:259-65. 2008
  3. doi Depressed and a co-morbid condition: more psychotropics prescribed!
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 14:10-8. 2008
  4. ncbi Knowledge transfer and improvement of primary and ambulatory care for patients with anxiety
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Can J Psychiatry 53:277-93. 2008
  5. doi Which physician and practice characteristics are associated with adherence to evidence-based guidelines for depressive and anxiety disorders?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Care 48:240-8. 2010
  6. doi How well do GPs fulfill their educator role in consultations for depression and anxiety?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 73:389-95. 2008
  7. doi Adherence to evidence-based guidelines for depression and anxiety disorders is associated with recording of the diagnosis
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Health Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:460-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi The impact of co-morbidity on GPs' pharmacological treatment decisions for patients with an anxiety disorder
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 24:538-46. 2007
    ..Co-morbidity may influence GPs' treatment decisions for patients with anxiety. However, knowledge about differences in the pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders in patients with and without co-morbidity is lacking...
  2. doi What determines the management of anxiety disorders and its improvement?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:259-65. 2008
    ..Several factors affect, positively or negatively, management of anxiety and its improvement. A literature review and thematic analysis was executed to obtain an overview of the types of determinants of anxiety care and its improvement...
  3. doi Depressed and a co-morbid condition: more psychotropics prescribed!
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 14:10-8. 2008
    ..Depression often occurs simultaneously with a variety of somatic, psychiatric, and social conditions. Knowledge about differences in the pharmacological treatment of depressed patients with and without co-morbidity is lacking...
  4. ncbi Knowledge transfer and improvement of primary and ambulatory care for patients with anxiety
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Can J Psychiatry 53:277-93. 2008
    ..To summarize current evidence on the effectiveness of different knowledge transfer and change interventions for improving primary and ambulatory anxiety care to provide guidance to professionals and policy-makers in mental health care...
  5. doi Which physician and practice characteristics are associated with adherence to evidence-based guidelines for depressive and anxiety disorders?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Care 48:240-8. 2010
    ..To improve this care, we need a better understanding of the factors determining guideline adherence...
  6. doi How well do GPs fulfill their educator role in consultations for depression and anxiety?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 73:389-95. 2008
    ..To assess general practitioners' (GPs) provision of patient education with respect to patients with depression or anxiety...
  7. doi Adherence to evidence-based guidelines for depression and anxiety disorders is associated with recording of the diagnosis
    Mirrian Smolders
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Health Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:460-9. 2009
    ..To assess professionals' adherence to evidence-based guidelines and to investigate whether or not this is influenced by recording of the diagnosis and symptom severity...