Jurgen Unutzer

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The elderly
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:245-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving depression care for older, minority patients in primary care
    Patricia A Arean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Care 43:381-90. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression treatment in a sample of 1,801 depressed older adults in primary care
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:505-14. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of comorbid panic and posttraumatic stress disorder on outcomes of collaborative care for late-life depression in primary care
    Mark T Hegel
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:48-58. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of cognitive impairment and caregiver support in diabetes management of older outpatients
    Denise G Feil
    West Los Angeles VA Medical Center and University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:199-214. 2009
  6. pmc Modular psychotherapy for anxiety in older primary care patients
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Psychiatry Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 9116, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:483-92. 2009
  7. pmc Clinician approaches and strategies for engaging older men in depression care
    Ester Carolina Apesoa-Varano
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:586-95. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Willingness to pay for depression treatment in primary care
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:340-5. 2003
  9. pmc The use of herbal medications and dietary supplements by people with mental illness
    Noosha Niv
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Desert Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:563-9. 2010
  10. pmc Managing depression in home health care: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 860 Deer Haven Circle, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:81-104. 2007

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint The elderly
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:245-7. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Improving depression care for older, minority patients in primary care
    Patricia A Arean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Care 43:381-90. 2005
    ..This study examines whether a collaborative care model for depression in primary care is as effective in older minorities as it is in nonminority elderly patients in improving depression treatment and outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression treatment in a sample of 1,801 depressed older adults in primary care
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:505-14. 2003
    ..To examine rates and predictors of lifetime and recent depression treatment in a sample of 1,801 depressed older primary care patients..
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of comorbid panic and posttraumatic stress disorder on outcomes of collaborative care for late-life depression in primary care
    Mark T Hegel
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:48-58. 2005
    ..The authors evaluated the effect of comorbid panic disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on response to a collaborative-care intervention for late-life depression in primary care...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of cognitive impairment and caregiver support in diabetes management of older outpatients
    Denise G Feil
    West Los Angeles VA Medical Center and University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:199-214. 2009
    ..To examine the role of cognitive impairment and caregiver support in diabetes care adherence and glycemic control...
  6. pmc Modular psychotherapy for anxiety in older primary care patients
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Psychiatry Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 9116, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:483-92. 2009
    ..To develop and test a modular psychotherapy protocol in older primary care patients with anxiety disorders...
  7. pmc Clinician approaches and strategies for engaging older men in depression care
    Ester Carolina Apesoa-Varano
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:586-95. 2010
    ..The authors contribute to previous research by identifying facilitators of care for older men from the perspective of clinicians...
  8. ncbi request reprint Willingness to pay for depression treatment in primary care
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:340-5. 2003
    ..The authors analyzed data from 615 depressed primary care patients to determine their willingness to pay for depression treatment...
  9. pmc The use of herbal medications and dietary supplements by people with mental illness
    Noosha Niv
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Desert Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:563-9. 2010
    ..The use of HMDS warrants particular attention in persons with perceived mental health problems as these individuals may be turning to HMDS use for treatment of their symptoms...
  10. pmc Managing depression in home health care: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 860 Deer Haven Circle, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:81-104. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Impacting late life depression: integrating a depression intervention into primary care
    Sabine M Oishi
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024 7082, USA
    Psychiatr Q 74:75-89. 2003
    ..Basic elements of the IMPACT model seem to support integration of late life depression care into primary care. Research-related components may need modification for dissemination...
  12. ncbi request reprint A web-based data management system to improve care for depression in a multicenter clinical trial
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, Neuropsychiatric Institute of the University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:671-3, 678. 2002
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of older adults with depression in primary care
    Jurgen Unutzer
    University of California, Los Angeles Neuropsychiatric Institute, 90024, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:285-92. 2002
    ..Further improvement in depression care would likely result from the implementation of true parity for mental health treatments for older adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stigma and depression among primary care patients
    Carol Roeloffs
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:311-5. 2003
    ..The relationship between stigma and service use deserves further study in diverse settings and populations...
  15. doi request reprint Trends in use of antipsychotics and mood stabilizers among Medicaid beneficiaries with bipolar disorder, 2001-2004
    Colin Depp
    Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1169-74. 2008
    ..This study examined longitudinal trends in the use of mood stabilizers and antipsychotics for treatment of bipolar disorder in a large public mental health system and whether trends differed by age, gender, and race-ethnicity...
  16. pmc Improving treatment of depression among Latinos with diabetes using project Dulce and IMPACT
    Todd P Gilmer
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:1324-6. 2008
    ..To assess the feasibility and cost of integrating diabetes and depression care management in three community clinics serving a low-income and predominantly Spanish-speaking Latino population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening for generalized anxiety disorder in geriatric primary care patients
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:115-23. 2007
    ..To compare two brief screening measures as tools for detecting generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) among older primary care patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint A comparison of imputation methods in a longitudinal randomized clinical trial
    Lingqi Tang
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA NPI, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Stat Med 24:2111-28. 2005
    ..The HD method consistently produced close to nominal coverage, with interval widths that were roughly 7 per cent larger on average than those produced from the MVN model...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adherence to treatment for geriatric depression and anxiety
    Julie Loebach Wetherell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0603, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:48-59. 2003
    ..Several current projects that combine pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy for geriatric depression in an integrated care model show promise as interventions to improve rates of treatment and adherence...
  20. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care management of late-life depression in the primary care setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 288:2836-45. 2002
    ..Few depressed older adults receive effective treatment in primary care settings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Inpatient treatment of depression and associated hospital charges
    Deborah L Ackerman
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 11:219-27. 2002
    ..We evaluated inpatient treatment of depression, prescribing patterns for antidepressants, and associated hospital charges...