L Culpepper

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Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The use of monoamine oxidase inhibitors in primary care
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:37-41. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Does screening for depression in primary care improve outcome?
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 1 BMC Place, Dowling 5, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:345-52. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Management of depression in primary care patients
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:39-44. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Managing depression and medical comorbidities
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:26-38. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary care treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:51-8. 2006
  6. doi request reprint A practical guide to recognition and diagnosis of ADHD in adults in the primary care setting
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Postgrad Med 120:16-26. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder in the primary care setting
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:31-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Insomnia: a primary care perspective
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:14-7; quiz 42-3. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary insomnia in the primary care setting: review of diagnosis, treatment, and management
    Larry Culpepper
    Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1257-68. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Treating depression in patients with CVD. Safe, effective approaches
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:28-36. 2003

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. doi request reprint The use of monoamine oxidase inhibitors in primary care
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:37-41. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Does screening for depression in primary care improve outcome?
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 1 BMC Place, Dowling 5, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:345-52. 2012
    ..One recently developed instrument, the M3, has the performance characteristics desirable, and provides opportunity to incorporate multiple common psychiatric conditions into multimorbidity integrated management...
  3. doi request reprint Management of depression in primary care patients
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:39-44. 2003
    ..This article is also a summary of the major points, recurring key considerations, and recommendations discussed in the preceding articles...
  4. doi request reprint Managing depression and medical comorbidities
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:26-38. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary care treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, Mass 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:51-8. 2006
    ..As pharmacotherapy controls the core symptoms of ADHD, the primary care physician and treatment team should discuss with the patient other supportive interventions...
  6. doi request reprint A practical guide to recognition and diagnosis of ADHD in adults in the primary care setting
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Postgrad Med 120:16-26. 2008
    ..Appropriate treatment of ADHD in adults can provide dramatic symptomatic improvement with some of the largest treatment effects of any medical condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder in the primary care setting
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:31-7. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Insomnia: a primary care perspective
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:14-7; quiz 42-3. 2005
    ..It may also include pharmacologic treatment, nonpharmacologic treatment, or a combination of both...
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary insomnia in the primary care setting: review of diagnosis, treatment, and management
    Larry Culpepper
    Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1257-68. 2006
    ..However, some evidence indicates that treatment of secondary or comorbid insomnia should be considered separately from, and perhaps in addition to, optimizing treatment of the primary condition...
  10. doi request reprint Treating depression in patients with CVD. Safe, effective approaches
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Postgrad Med 114:28-36. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder in primary care: emerging issues in management and treatment
    Larry Culpepper
    Boston University, Mass 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:35-42. 2002
    ..The serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor venlafaxine provides a treatment option resulting in both short- and long-term improvement of symptoms, attaining not only a response but also remission from GAD and prevention of relapse...
  12. doi request reprint Why do you need to move beyond first-line therapy for major depression?
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:4-9. 2010
    ..Now is the time to make these moves because new tools, systems, and treatments offer ways to help these patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of algorithms to treat anxiety in primary care
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:30-3. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder and medical illness
    Larry Culpepper
    Boston Medical Center, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Dowling 5, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:20-4. 2009
    ..Comorbid medical illnesses may influence treatment choice for GAD. Treatment of anxiety in young patients with GAD needs to be long-term to decrease vulnerability to medical conditions...
  15. ncbi request reprint New developments in the treatment of ADHD
    Joseph Biederman
    Dept of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:148-59. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinicians on the front line: active management of depression and anxiety in primary care
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    JAAPA . 2006
    ..these patients in practice? What are the barriers to diagnosis and treatment, and how can they overcome? What are the treatment options of these sometimes life-altering conditions, and how do we choose from among the many that exist?..
  17. doi request reprint Post-discharge hospital utilization among adult medical inpatients with depressive symptoms
    Suzanne E Mitchell
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:378-84. 2010
    ..Little evidence exists to determine whether depression predicts hospital utilization following discharge among adult inpatients on a general medical service...
  18. pmc Prayer for health and primary care: results from the 2002 National Health Interview Survey
    Joanne E Wilkinson
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University, 840 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Fam Med 40:638-44. 2008
    ..We examined the relationship of PFH and primary care visits, with a special focus on African American women, using data from the 2002 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)...
  19. pmc A reengineered hospital discharge program to decrease rehospitalization: a randomized trial
    Brian W Jack
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:178-87. 2009
    ..Emergency department visits and rehospitalization are common after hospital discharge...
  20. doi request reprint Commentary: A need for leadership in primary health care for the underserved: a call to action
    Jeffrey F Markuns
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 771 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Acad Med 84:1325-7. 2009
    ..This blueprint outlines a process for developing collaborations among academic medicine, community-based safety-net institutions, and government that are needed to achieve meaningful health system reform...
  21. pmc Screening tests for adults with intellectual disabilities
    Joanne E Wilkinson
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:399-407. 2007
    ..We also discussed strategies to make screening procedures less stressful for these patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early onset of antidepressant action: impact on primary care
    L Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Mass 02118-2393, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:4-6; discussion 37-40. 2001
    ..The development of antidepressants with a faster onset of action would improve the pharmacologic management of depression and have wide-ranging benefits for the health care system...
  23. doi request reprint Social responsibility, international development, and institutional commitment: lessons from the Boston University experience
    Lauren P Babich
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Acad Med 83:143-7. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint The active management of depression
    Larry Culpepper
    Family Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:769-76. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Suicidality as a possible side effect of antidepressant treatment
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:742-9. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and patterns of adult yoga use in the United States: results of a national survey
    Robert B Saper
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:44-9. 2004
    ..Although yoga appears to be popular in the United States, there are no published studies on yoga's prevalence or patterns of use...
  27. doi request reprint Evaluating the patient with fibromyalgia
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:e25. 2010
    ..Taking a complete medical history and performing a thorough physical examination, including a complete laboratory assessment, can be very helpful in confirming the diagnosis or establishing an alternate diagnosis...
  28. doi request reprint Recognizing and diagnosing fibromyalgia
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:e30. 2010
    ..If the physician instead recognizes the diagnostic pattern of pain and appreciates the real nature of the underlying pathology, then he or she can be of great benefit to patients and their families in managing this chronic disease...
  29. pmc Family physician self-efficacy with screening for inherited cancer risk
    Robert Gramling
    Department of Family Medicine, Brown Medical School, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:130-2. 2004
    ..We investigated family physicians' beliefs about screening their patients for inherited cancer risk, measuring their perceptions of self-efficacy and the importance of screening...
  30. ncbi request reprint The views of U.S. medical school deans toward academic primary care
    Robert H Friedman
    Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Medicine Information Systems Unit, 720 Harrison Avenue, Suite 1102, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Acad Med 79:1095-102. 2004
    ..To understand the views of U.S. medical school deans about their primary care faculties...
  31. ncbi request reprint A cross-national study of acute otitis media: risk factors, severity, and treatment at initial visit. Report from the International Primary Care Network (IPCN) and the Ambulatory Sentinel Practice Network (ASPN)
    J Froom
    Department of Family Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 14:406-17. 2001
    ..Severity of episode affects physician treatment decisions. Adoption of Dutch guidelines restricting use of antimicrobials for AOM in the United States could result in annual savings of about $185 million...
  32. ncbi request reprint Addressing preconception risks identified at the time of a negative pregnancy test. A randomized trial
    B W Jack
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    J Fam Pract 47:33-8. 1998
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Mental health conditions are associated with increased health care utilization among urban family medicine patients
    Colleen T Fogarty
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester, Highland Family Medicine, 777 South Clinton Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:398-407. 2008
    ..To assess the relationship between the presence of a mental health condition and health care utilization among family medicine patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Primary care commentary: fatigue and executive dysfunction in the primary care setting
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:5. 2003
  35. doi request reprint Nonpharmacologic care of patients with fibromyalgia
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:e20. 2010
    ..To meet their goals, patients with fibromyalgia will need support and understanding from the clinician and other treatment team members...
  36. pmc Yoga for chronic low back pain in a predominantly minority population: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Robert B Saper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 15:18-27. 2009
    ..PRIMARY STUDY OBJECTIVES: Assess the feasibility of studying yoga in a predominantly minority population with chronic low back pain. Collect preliminary data to plan a larger powered study...
  37. ncbi request reprint Identifying and treating panic disorder in primary care
    Larry Culpepper
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston Medical Center at Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:19-23. 2004
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  38. ncbi request reprint Predictive genetics in primary care: expectations for the motivational impact of genetic testing affects the importance family physicians place on screening for familial cancer risk
    Robert Gramling
    Brown Medical School Department of Family Medicine and Brown Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02860, USA
    Genet Med 5:172-5. 2003
    ..To investigate whether the importance family physicians place on familial cancer-risk screening is influenced by expectations for the motivational impact of a high-risk genetic test result...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nonpsychiatric illness among primary care patients with trauma histories and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Risa B Weisberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:848-54. 2002
    ..The authors examined the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), trauma, and self-reported nonpsychiatric medical conditions in a sample of 502 primary care patients with one or more anxiety disorders...
  40. pmc Mental health treatment received by primary care patients with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Benjamin F Rodriguez
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, R I, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1230-6. 2003
    ..Our purpose was to describe the characteristics of mental health treatment received by primary care patients diagnosed with PTSD...
  41. ncbi request reprint Chronicity in posttraumatic stress disorder and predictors of the course of posttraumatic stress disorder among primary care patients
    Caron Zlotnick
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:153-9. 2004
    ..e., full and partial PTSD). This study suggests that, in a primary care setting, PTSD is a persistent illness, and that many subjects who have recovered from PTSD continue to suffer from subthreshold symptoms of PTSD...
  42. pmc Characteristics and predictors of full and partial recovery from generalized anxiety disorder in primary care patients
    Benjamin F Rodriguez
    Department of Psychology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Carbondale, IL 62901 6502, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:91-7. 2006
    ..These results underscore that GAD is a chronic and persistent illness in primary care patients...
  43. pmc Frequency and patterns of psychiatric comorbidity in a sample of primary care patients with anxiety disorders
    Benjamin F Rodriguez
    Department of Psychology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Life Science II, Room 281, Mailcode 6502, Carbondale, IL 62901, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:129-37. 2004
    ..2001). Implications of these results for both the mental health and primary care fields are also discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' beliefs about genetic testing
    Robert Gramling
    Fam Med 36:691-2. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Is anyone really M.A.D.?: the occurrence and course of mixed anxiety-depressive disorder in a sample of primary care patients
    Risa B Weisberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:223-30. 2005
    ..Although this was not a prevalence study, results indicate a very low occurrence of MAD across 15 primary care settings. Further, they indicate that this diagnosis may not be stable across time and raise doubts about its utility...
  46. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric treatment in primary care patients with anxiety disorders: a comparison of care received from primary care providers and psychiatrists
    Risa B Weisberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, Providence, RI 02096, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:276-82. 2007
    ..This study examined psychiatric treatment received by primary care patients with anxiety disorders and compared treatment received from primary care physicians and from psychiatrists...
  47. ncbi request reprint Is one selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor better than another?
    Larry Culpepper
    JAMA 287:1936; author reply 1937-8. 2002
  48. pmc Opportunities, challenges, and lessons of international research in practice-based research networks: the case of an international study of acute otitis media
    Larry A Green
    The Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC 22036, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:429-33. 2004
    ..Overall, international practice-based research can be productive, affect millions of people, and be extremely rewarding to investigators. It is not, however, for the faint-hearted...
  49. ncbi request reprint Numeracy and medicine: key family physician attitudes about communicating probability with patients
    Robert Gramling
    J Am Board Fam Pract 17:473. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guideline: Otitis media with effusion
    Richard M Rosenfeld
    SUNY HSC Brooklyn, Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, NY 11201, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:S95-118. 2004
    ..It is not intended to replace clinical judgment or establish a protocol for all children with this condition, and may not provide the only appropriate approach to diagnosing and managing this problem...
  51. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of exercise in women with self-reported depressive symptoms
    Lynette L Craft
    Dept of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:469-80. 2008
    ..Exercise effectively reduces symptoms of depression. However, correlates of regular exercise in depressed women are unknown. This study assessed psychosocial determinants of exercise in a sample of women with depressive symptoms...
  52. ncbi request reprint Medicine: the coming challenges and opportunities
    Larry Culpepper
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:740-1. 2004
  53. ncbi request reprint Clarifying EBM resources
    Frank J Domino
    Fam Pract Manag 10:10, 12; author reply 12. 2003
  54. pmc Building a successful research enterprise in family medicine: the Brown experience
    Sean P David
    Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 89:281-4. 2006