Jane L Givens

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and preferences for depression treatment
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Division, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:182-91. 2007
  2. pmc Stigma and the acceptability of depression treatments among african americans and whites
    Jane L Givens
    Boston University Medical Center, Geriatrics Section, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1292-7. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Functional recovery after hip fracture: the combined effects of depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and delirium
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Section, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1075-9. 2008
  4. pmc Hospice use and outcomes in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Dan K Kiely
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2284-91. 2010
  5. pmc Survival and comfort after treatment of pneumonia in advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1102-7. 2010
  6. pmc Grief among family members of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Gerontology, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:543-50. 2011
  7. pmc Hospital transfers of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:905-9. 2012
  8. pmc Mental health and exposure to patient distress among families of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:183-91. 2011
  9. pmc The overlap syndrome of depression and delirium in older hospitalized patients
    Jane L Givens
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1347-53. 2009
  10. pmc The clinical course of advanced dementia
    Susan L Mitchell
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:1529-38. 2009

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and preferences for depression treatment
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Division, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:182-91. 2007
    ..The objective of this work was to describe ethnic differences in attitudes toward depression, depression treatment, stigma and preferences for depression treatment (counseling vs. medication)...
  2. pmc Stigma and the acceptability of depression treatments among african americans and whites
    Jane L Givens
    Boston University Medical Center, Geriatrics Section, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1292-7. 2007
    ..Stigma is associated with depression treatment, however, whether stigma differs between depression treatment modalities is not known, nor have racial differences in depression treatment stigma been fully explored...
  3. doi request reprint Functional recovery after hip fracture: the combined effects of depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and delirium
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Section, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1075-9. 2008
    ..To measure the prevalence of depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment, and delirium in patients with hip fracture and to estimate their effect on functional recovery, institutionalization, and death after surgical repair...
  4. pmc Hospice use and outcomes in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Dan K Kiely
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2284-91. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Survival and comfort after treatment of pneumonia in advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1102-7. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect of antimicrobial treatment for suspected pneumonia on survival and comfort in patients with advanced dementia...
  6. pmc Grief among family members of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Gerontology, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:543-50. 2011
    ..To describe preloss and postloss grief symptoms among family members of nursing home (NH) residents with advanced dementia, and to identify predictors of greater postloss grief symptoms...
  7. pmc Hospital transfers of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:905-9. 2012
    ..To describe diagnoses and factors associated with hospital transfer in nursing home (NH) residents with advanced dementia...
  8. pmc Mental health and exposure to patient distress among families of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:183-91. 2011
    ..The effect of suffering among patients with advanced dementia on their family members' mental health has not been investigated...
  9. pmc The overlap syndrome of depression and delirium in older hospitalized patients
    Jane L Givens
    Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1347-53. 2009
    ..To measure the prevalence, predictors, and posthospitalization outcomes associated with the overlap syndrome of coexisting depression and incident delirium in older hospitalized patients...
  10. pmc The clinical course of advanced dementia
    Susan L Mitchell
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:1529-38. 2009
    ..Dementia is a leading cause of death in the United States but is underrecognized as a terminal illness. The clinical course of nursing home residents with advanced dementia has not been well described...
  11. pmc Skilled nursing facility admissions of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1645-50. 2013
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  12. pmc Sources of stress for family members of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Jane L Givens
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:254-9. 2012
    ..Our results support the provision of emotional support to families upon resident admission, education regarding prognosis to guide decision making, improved resident care, and greater communication with health care professionals...
  13. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in hospice use among patients with heart failure
    Jane L Givens
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02131, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:427-32. 2010
    ..Racial and ethnic differences in hospice patients are well documented for patients with cancer but poorly described for those with heart failure...
  14. doi request reprint What is Family-Centered Care for Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia?
    Ruth Palan Lopez
    1MGH Institute of Health Professions, School of Nursing, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 28:763-8. 2013
    ..These themes can provide a framework for creating and testing strategies to meet the goal of person- and family-centered care. ..
  15. pmc The study of pathogen resistance and antimicrobial use in dementia: study design and methodology
    Susan L Mitchell
    Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, MA 02131, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:16-22. 2013
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  16. pmc Concerns about end-of-life care and support for euthanasia
    Jane L Givens
    Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Hebrew SeniorLife Institute for Aging Research, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:167-73. 2009
    ..Future work can evaluate whether alleviating these concerns may reduce the perceived desire for euthanasia by patients near the end of life...
  17. pmc Older patients' aversion to antidepressants. A qualitative study
    Jane L Givens
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:146-51. 2006
    ..Depression is common among older patients yet is often inadequately treated. Patient beliefs about antidepressants are known to affect treatment initiation and adherence, but are often not expressed in clinical settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with undertreatment of medical student depression
    Jennifer Tjia
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:219-24. 2005
    ..The authors' findings support the need for targeted messages to help medical students recognize their depression and refer themselves for appropriate treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Depressed medical students' use of mental health services and barriers to use
    Jane L Givens
    Student Health Services, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Acad Med 77:918-21. 2002
    ..Little is known about the rate of mental health service use by depressed medical students. This study sought to determine the level of mental health service use by depressed medical students and their reported barriers to use...