Maria Orlando Edelen

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Applying item response theory (IRT) modeling to questionnaire development, evaluation, and refinement
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:5-18. 2007
  2. pmc Anxiety sensitivity as a predictor of the clinical course of panic disorder: a 1-year follow-up study
    Carlos Israel Pérez Benítez
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:335-42. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Use of benzodiazepines and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in middle-aged and older adults with anxiety disorders: a longitudinal and prospective study
    Carlos Israel Pérez Benítez
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:5-13. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between sleep disturbance and the course of anxiety disorders in primary care patients
    Brook A Marcks
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Psychiatry Res 178:487-92. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment process in the therapeutic community: associations with retention and outcomes among adolescent residential clients
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    RAND, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:415-21. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Further validity evidence for the dimensions of change in therapeutic community treatment instrument
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    Health Unit, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90403, USA maria
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:285-92. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating differential item functioning of the PRIME-MD mood module among impoverished black and white women in primary care
    Kimberly A Hepner
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:53-61. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Pilot test of Project CHOICE: a voluntary afterschool intervention for middle school youth
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:592-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal association between substance use and delinquency among high-risk youth
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:85-92. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple trajectories of physical aggression among adolescent boys and girls
    Steven C Martino
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 26, USA
    Aggress Behav 34:61-75. 2008

Research Grants

  1. REFINING ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION MEASUREMENT
    MARIA EDELEN; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Applying item response theory (IRT) modeling to questionnaire development, evaluation, and refinement
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:5-18. 2007
    ..Health outcomes researchers are increasingly applying Item Response Theory (IRT) methods to questionnaire development, evaluation, and refinement efforts...
  2. pmc Anxiety sensitivity as a predictor of the clinical course of panic disorder: a 1-year follow-up study
    Carlos Israel Pérez Benítez
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:335-42. 2009
    ..The main purpose of this study was to examine whether NA and AS will also predict the clinical course of PD...
  3. doi request reprint Use of benzodiazepines and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in middle-aged and older adults with anxiety disorders: a longitudinal and prospective study
    Carlos Israel Pérez Benítez
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:5-13. 2008
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between sleep disturbance and the course of anxiety disorders in primary care patients
    Brook A Marcks
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Psychiatry Res 178:487-92. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that sleep disturbance in PTSD may have prognostic significance and may be important to address in clinical interventions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment process in the therapeutic community: associations with retention and outcomes among adolescent residential clients
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    RAND, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:415-21. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Further validity evidence for the dimensions of change in therapeutic community treatment instrument
    Maria Orlando Edelen
    Health Unit, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90403, USA maria
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:285-92. 2008
    ..The pattern of associations between DCI subscales and criterion measures was largely as expected, providing initial concurrent and discriminant validity evidence for the DCI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluating differential item functioning of the PRIME-MD mood module among impoverished black and white women in primary care
    Kimberly A Hepner
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:53-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether items in the mood module of the PRIME-MD perform similarly in 2 high-risk populations: impoverished black and white women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pilot test of Project CHOICE: a voluntary afterschool intervention for middle school youth
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:592-8. 2007
    ..Results suggest that a brief voluntary intervention attended by a small proportion of students can impact both individual and schoolwide substance-related outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint The longitudinal association between substance use and delinquency among high-risk youth
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:85-92. 2008
    ..Findings indicated that the relationship between SU and delinquency was reciprocal at each time point, suggesting that the reciprocal effects of SU and delinquency appear to be fairly stable over time...
  10. ncbi request reprint Multiple trajectories of physical aggression among adolescent boys and girls
    Steven C Martino
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 26, USA
    Aggress Behav 34:61-75. 2008
    ..These associations did not differ by gender. These findings strongly suggest that the processes involved in the development of physical aggression in adolescence operate similarly in boys and girls...
  11. doi request reprint A comparison of interview and self-report methods for the assessment of borderline personality disorder criteria
    Christopher J Hopwood
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, USA
    Psychol Assess 20:81-5. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint The relationship of reported pain severity to perceived effect on function of nursing home residents
    Mary P Cadogan
    School of Nursing, University of California, Factor 5 952, Box 956919, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6919, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:969-73. 2008
    ..We examined whether questions addressing the effect of pain on day-to-day function add unique information to the standardized verbal descriptor scale for pain severity in nursing homes (NHs)...
  13. ncbi request reprint How a therapy-based quality improvement intervention for depression affected life events and psychological well-being over time: a 9-year longitudinal analysis
    Cathy Donald Sherbourne
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Med Care 46:78-84. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that 1 pathway for such health benefits was an indirect effect with QI reducing risk factors for depression such as stressful life events...

Research Grants1

  1. REFINING ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION MEASUREMENT
    MARIA EDELEN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Subsequent fielding of this instrument set (to be proposed as a follow-on R01) will allow for evaluation and refinement of the prototype items, establishment of diagnostic norms, and development of a portable scoring system. ..