M S Bauer

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What is a "mood stabilizer"? An evidence-based response
    Mark S Bauer
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:3-18. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-reported medication treatment adherence among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5000, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:56-62. 2006
  3. doi request reprint The feasibility and effectiveness of a pilot resident-organized and -led knowledge base review
    Victor J Vautrot
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston VA Healthcare, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 34:258-62. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Are antidepressants associated with new-onset suicidality in bipolar disorder? A prospective study of participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD)
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, VAMC 116R, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, R I 02908 4799, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:48-55. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A review of quantitative studies of adherence to mental health clinical practice guidelines
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 10:138-53. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The collaborative practice model for bipolar disorder: design and implementation in a multi-site randomized controlled trial
    M S Bauer
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Bipolar Disord 3:233-44. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Principles of effectiveness trials and their implementation in VA Cooperative Study #430: 'Reducing the efficacy-effectiveness gap in bipolar disorder'
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI, USA
    J Affect Disord 67:61-78. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of functional outcome and healthcare costs in bipolar disorder: a high-intensity follow-up study
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center and Brown University, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 65:231-41. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The Internal State Scale: replication of its discriminating abilities in a multisite, public sector sample
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center and the Brown University School of Medicine, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Bipolar Disord 2:340-6. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Brief report: paroxetine in younger and adult individuals at high risk for suicide
    Mark S Bauer
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 39:31-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint What is a "mood stabilizer"? An evidence-based response
    Mark S Bauer
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:3-18. 2004
    ..They review the literature on the efficacy of agents in any of these four roles to determine which if any agents meet this definition of mood stabilizer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-reported medication treatment adherence among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5000, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:56-62. 2006
    ..Treatment nonadherence has been identified as an understudied, yet frequent, cause of relapse among patients with bipolar disorder. This study evaluated factors related to treatment adherence...
  3. doi request reprint The feasibility and effectiveness of a pilot resident-organized and -led knowledge base review
    Victor J Vautrot
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston VA Healthcare, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 34:258-62. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Are antidepressants associated with new-onset suicidality in bipolar disorder? A prospective study of participants in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD)
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, VAMC 116R, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, R I 02908 4799, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:48-55. 2006
    ..However, few data are available to inform the suicidality risk assessment of antidepressant use specifically in bipolar disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint A review of quantitative studies of adherence to mental health clinical practice guidelines
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 10:138-53. 2002
    ..However, the public health challenge is to design and implement interventions that are sustainable in general clinical practice...
  6. ncbi request reprint The collaborative practice model for bipolar disorder: design and implementation in a multi-site randomized controlled trial
    M S Bauer
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Bipolar Disord 3:233-44. 2001
    ..The BDP provides an example of a multi-faceted collaborative practice model that can be manualized and implemented across multiple sites in a randomized controlled trial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Principles of effectiveness trials and their implementation in VA Cooperative Study #430: 'Reducing the efficacy-effectiveness gap in bipolar disorder'
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI, USA
    J Affect Disord 67:61-78. 2001
    ..If results are positive, this study will provide a reason to reconsider the prevailing trend toward limitation of ambulatory services that is characteristic of many managed care systems today...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determinants of functional outcome and healthcare costs in bipolar disorder: a high-intensity follow-up study
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center and Brown University, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 65:231-41. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The Internal State Scale: replication of its discriminating abilities in a multisite, public sector sample
    M S Bauer
    Providence VA Medical Center and the Brown University School of Medicine, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Bipolar Disord 2:340-6. 2000
    ..This study a) extends investigation to a multisite public sector sample and b) tests a revised scoring algorithm that formally identifies patients in mixed states...
  10. ncbi request reprint Brief report: paroxetine in younger and adult individuals at high risk for suicide
    Mark S Bauer
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 39:31-7. 2006
    ..In fact, the younger group showed a trend for decreased suicidality (P = .13). Thus, increased suicidality risk with paroxetine exposure does not extend to this other high-risk mood disordered population, even among younger individuals...
  11. ncbi request reprint 'Bipolarity' in bipolar disorder: distribution of manic and depressive symptoms in a treated population
    Mark S Bauer
    VAMC 116R, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 187:87-8. 2005
    ..Depressive and manic symptoms were positively, not inversely, correlated, and their co-occurrence was associated with worse quality of life. Implications for the DSM and ICD nosological systems are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Manual-based group psychotherapy for bipolar disorder: a feasibility study
    M S Bauer
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 59:449-55. 1998
    ..The goals of this initial study were (a) to determine whether the procedures could be exported from the authors to other therapists and (b) to quantify tolerability and impact of procedures on patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based review of psychosocial treatments for bipolar disorder
    M S Bauer
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 35:109-34. 2001
    ..A research agenda focusing on interventions that are sustainable in general clinical practice is of the highest priority...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predictors of service utilization in veterans with bipolar disorder: a prospective study
    M S Bauer
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 44:159-68. 1997
    ..Implications for the study of economic outcome are discussed. In particular, we propose that economic outcome is a complex function of both patient and system factors, rather than simply being passively driven by disease severity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Establishing a function-based mental health service line in a VA medical center
    M S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:1307-9. 2000
    ..Although the results should be interpreted conservatively because of the observational nature of the study, the reorganization appeared to facilitate the positive changes that occurred over the study period...
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for bipolar disorder from the Department of Veterans Affairs
    M S Bauer
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Center, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:9-21. 1999
    ..This article describes the development and content of the VA-Clinical Practice Guidelines for Bipolar Disorder, which are available in their entirety on the Journal Web site (http://www. psychiatrist.com)...
  17. doi request reprint Factors associated with prospective long-term treatment adherence among individuals with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 5000, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:753-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this secondary analysis from a larger study was to identify the association between baseline variables and average treatment adherence over a subsequent three-year period...
  18. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care for bipolar disorder: part I. Intervention and implementation in a randomized effectiveness trial
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center VANC, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:927-36. 2006
    ..Part II (see companion article, this issue) reports clinical, functional, and overall cost outcomes of the trial...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessment of mood states in patients receiving long-term corticosteroid therapy and in controls with patient-rated and clinician-rated scales
    Sandra H Bolanos
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8849, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:500-5. 2004
    ..Corticosteroids have been used for many years for inflammatory diseases. Mood changes are common during short-term, high-dose, corticosteroid therapy. Virtually no data are available on the mood effects of long-term corticosteroid therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care for bipolar disorder: Part II. Impact on clinical outcome, function, and costs
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center VANC, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:937-45. 2006
    ..The study addressed whether a collaborative model for chronic care, described in part I (this issue), improves outcome for bipolar disorder...
  21. ncbi request reprint How solid is the evidence for the efficacy of mood stabilizers in bipolar disorder?
    Mark S Bauer
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown University, USA
    Essent Psychopharmacol 6:301-18. 2005
    ..Finally, he identifies the shortcomings and sources of potential bias in our evidence base, which is critical for an accurate reading of the literature now and in the future...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to health care access in a treated population
    Mark S Bauer
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:13-26. 2005
    ..Understanding barriers for treated populations is particularly important in optimizing care for high vulnerability populations, such as those with mental illness and the elderly...
  23. ncbi request reprint Attitudes regarding the collaborative practice model and treatment adherence among individuals with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:272-7. 2005
    ..It is important that clinicians and care providers gather information related to patients' perceptions of the patient-provider relationship when designing or evaluating services aimed at enhancing treatment adherence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and distinct correlates of anxiety, substance, and combined comorbidity in a multi-site public sector sample with bipolar disorder
    Mark S Bauer
    VAMC and Brown University, 116R, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 85:301-15. 2005
    ..Recent data indicate high prevalence of both anxiety and substance comorbidity in bipolar disorder. However, few studies have utilized public sector samples, and only one has attempted to separate contributions of each type of comorbidity...
  25. pmc One-year treatment outcomes of African-American and Hispanic patients with bipolar I or II disorder in STEP-BD
    Jodi M Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:164-72. 2010
    ..The U.S. Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder compared one-year outcomes for bipolar I or II disorder from each of these racial-ethnic groups...
  26. ncbi request reprint Executive function and employment status among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Lori Altshuler
    Department of Psychiatry, West Los Angeles Healthcare Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1441-7. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hypofunction in patients with rapid-cycling bipolar disorder after lithium challenge
    Laszlo Gyulai
    Bipolar Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:899-905. 2003
    ..Using lithium carbonate as a challenge to the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) system, we determined whether patients with rapid-cycling BD are sensitive to the "antithyroid" properties of lithium...
  28. pmc A comparison of the life goals program and treatment as usual for individuals with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 10524 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1182-9. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Prospective predictors of suicide and suicide attempts in 1,556 patients with bipolar disorders followed for up to 2 years
    Lauren B Marangell
    Mood Disorders Center, Menninger Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine and the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 16 MIRECC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:566-75. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic drug and cardiovascular disease risk monitoring in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Affect Disord 102:145-51. 2007
    ..We assessed whether patients with bipolar disorder received serum drug level and toxicity monitoring for mood stabilizers and assessment of cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related risk factors attributed to atypical antipsychotic medications...
  31. ncbi request reprint Case-control analyses of the impact of pharmacotherapy on prospectively observed suicide attempts and completed suicides in bipolar disorder: findings from STEP-BD
    Lauren B Marangell
    Mood Disorders Center, Menninger Department of Psychiatry, Baylor College of Medicine and South Central Mental Illness Research and Education Core, Department of Veterans Affairs, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:916-22. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparisons of perceived quality of life across clinical states in bipolar disorder: data from the first 2000 Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD) participants
    Hongwei Zhang
    Epidemiology Data Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:161-8. 2006
    ..However, the pattern of specific deficits has not been well studied, and the role of potential confounders has received no attention...
  33. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance perceptions and medication adherence in patients with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D South Texas Veterans Health Care System VERDICT, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, United States
    J Affect Disord 107:53-62. 2008
    ..Maintaining a beneficial therapeutic alliance with providers is one important strategy for improving adherence. We examine the association between adherence and therapeutic environment perceptions among veterans with bipolar disorder...
  34. doi request reprint Improving medical and psychiatric outcomes among individuals with bipolar disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:760-8. 2008
    ..This pilot study examined a bipolar disorder medical care model (BCM) and determined whether, compared with usual care, individuals randomly assigned to receive BCM care had improved medical and psychiatric outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Treatment-resistant bipolar depression: a STEP-BD equipoise randomized effectiveness trial of antidepressant augmentation with lamotrigine, inositol, or risperidone
    Andrew A Nierenberg
    Massachusetts General Hospital Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, Suite 580, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:210-6. 2006
    ..This study represents the first randomized trial of competing options for treatment-resistant bipolar depression and assesses the effectiveness and safety of antidepressant augmentation with lamotrigine, inositol, and risperidone...
  36. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the treatment of veterans with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1549-55. 2005
    ..The authors examined whether African Americans, compared with whites, received guideline-concordant care for bipolar I disorder...
  37. ncbi request reprint Demographic and diagnostic characteristics of the first 1000 patients enrolled in the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD)
    Jane N Kogan
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:460-9. 2004
    ..The current report provides a context for interpreting studies resulting from STEP-BD by summarizing the baseline demographic and diagnostic characteristics of the first 1000 enrolled...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for bipolar disorder and comorbid conditions: baseline data from STEP-BD
    Naomi M Simon
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:512-20. 2004
    ..Our findings highlight the need for greater clinical guidance and treatment options for patients with bipolar disorder and comorbidity...
  39. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of a population-based care program for people with bipolar disorder
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Psychol Med 35:13-24. 2005
    ..This trial evaluated the effectiveness of a multi-component care management program in a population-based sample of people with bipolar disorder...
  40. ncbi request reprint Contributors to suicidal ideation among bipolar patients with and without a history of suicide attempts
    Michael H Allen
    University of Colorado Health Science Center, University North Pavilion, 4455 East 12th Avenue, Denver, CO, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:671-80. 2005
    ..Bipolar patients with suicidal ideation may benefit from different treatment strategies depending on their prior attempt status...
  41. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a randomized trial evaluating systematic care for bipolar disorder
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Bipolar Disord 4:226-36. 2002
    ..This report describes the design and implementation of a randomized trial evaluating a systematic program to improve quality and continuity of care for bipolar disorder...
  42. ncbi request reprint Practice-based interventions
    Daniel E Ford
    Johns Hopkins University, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 500, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:199-204. 2002
    ..More research is needed to develop programs to improve outcomes for children with depression and adults with bipolar disorders...
  43. ncbi request reprint Duration of therapy and health care costs of fluoxetine, paroxetine, and sertraline in 6 health plans
    Daniel Polsky
    Division of General Internal Medicine and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:156-64. 2002
    ..With this study, we provide new evidence as to the similarities and differences among these SSRI therapies with respect to the duration of use and health care costs...
  44. ncbi request reprint A measure for assessing patient perception of provider support for self-management of bipolar disorder
    Evette J Ludman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Bipolar Disord 4:249-53. 2002
    ..This report describes the development and evaluation of a brief measure for assessing patient perception of providers' support for self-management of bipolar disorder...
  45. ncbi request reprint A manic-depressive symptom self-report in optical scanable format
    Henry A Glick
    Division of General Medicine and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Bipolar Disord 5:366-9. 2003
    ..g. daily) administration. A Likert-based format would allow quick and easy optical scanning for which scoring could be automated...
  46. pmc Common and specific elements of psychosocial treatments for bipolar disorder: a survey of clinicians participating in randomized trials
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 14:77-85. 2008
    ..We investigated whether different forms of psychotherapy consisted of overlapping versus modality-specific ingredients...
  47. ncbi request reprint Concurrent psychiatric diagnoses by age and race among persons with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, the Department of Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:931-3. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Mood symptoms, functional impairment, and disability in people with bipolar disorder: specific effects of mania and depression
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1237-45. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between changes in mood symptoms and changes in functioning or disability in people treated for bipolar disorder...
  49. doi request reprint The continuous improvement for veterans in care: Mood Disorders (civic-md) Study, a VA-academic partnership
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Department of Veterans Affairs National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center VA SMITREC, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:483-5. 2008
    ..This column describes how the partnership formed, key elements of its success, and challenges and opportunities to inform future research partnerships...
  50. ncbi request reprint Datapoints: self-reported access to general medical and psychiatric care among veterans with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Service HSR and D, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, 7400 Merton Minter Blvd 11C6, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:740. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in patients with bipolar disorder: a review of prevalence, correlates, and treatment strategies
    Michael W Otto
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:470-9. 2004
    ..In this article, we review the evidence for, and implications of, a high rate of comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in individuals with bipolar disorder...
  52. ncbi request reprint Impact of childhood abuse on the course of bipolar disorder: a replication study in U.S. veterans
    George R Brown
    Mountain Home VAMC and East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, USA
    J Affect Disord 89:57-67. 2005
    ..The association between early childhood abuse and the course of illness, including psychiatric comorbidities, in adults with bipolar disorder has not been examined in a predominantly male or veteran population...
  53. ncbi request reprint Long-term effectiveness and cost of a systematic care program for bipolar disorder
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98101, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:500-8. 2006
    ..Despite the availability of efficacious treatments, the long-term course of bipolar disorder is often unfavorable...
  54. ncbi request reprint Medical comorbidity and health-related quality of life in bipolar disorder across the adult age span
    Howard H Fenn
    Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry Stanford University Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System Building 348 Menlo Park Division, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 6328 94025
    J Affect Disord 86:47-60. 2005
    ..Little is known about medical comorbidity or health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in bipolar disorder across the adult age span, especially in public sector patients...
  55. ncbi request reprint Clinical, psychosocial, and treatment differences in minority patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:89-97. 2005
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial-based cost-effectiveness analyses of antipsychotic use
    Daniel Polsky
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2047-56. 2006
    ..Given limited health care resources, assessment of the value for the cost of second-generation antipsychotics relative to first-generation antipsychotics is critical for resource-allocation decisions...
  57. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialist care managers' time commitments in a disease-management program for bipolar disorder
    Henry A Glick
    Bipolar Disord 6:452-9. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Access to and satisfaction with care comparing patients with and without serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:383-99. 2006
    ..We compared perceived access to and satisfaction with health care between patients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI: schizophrenia or bipolar disorder) and among those with no SMI diagnosis...
  59. ncbi request reprint Managing the academic-industrial complex
    Mark S Bauer
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2193. 2006