Beth E Cohen

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prescriptions in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder in Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare, 2007-2012
    Beth E Cohen
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, Box 111A1, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94120
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:406-12. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive and other health outcomes in Iraq and Afghanistan women veterans using VA health care: association with mental health diagnoses
    Beth E Cohen
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e461-71. 2012
  3. pmc Lower urinary tract dysfunction in male Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans: association with mental health disorders: a population-based cohort study
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Urology 83:312-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Association of mental health disorders with prescription opioids and high-risk opioid use in US veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan
    Karen H Seal
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Medicine, 4150 Clement St, PO Box 111A 1, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA 307:940-7. 2012
  5. pmc Lifetime trauma exposure and prospective cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Carolyn M Hendrickson
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, General Internal Medicine 111A1, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
    Psychosom Med 75:849-55. 2013
  6. pmc Reducing barriers to mental health and social services for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans: outcomes of an integrated primary care clinic
    Karen H Seal
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1160-7. 2011
  7. pmc Peripheral artery disease and risk of cardiovascular events in patients with coronary artery disease: insights from the Heart and Soul Study
    S Marlene Grenon
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Vasc Med 18:176-84. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Substance use disorders in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans in VA healthcare, 2001-2010: Implications for screening, diagnosis and treatment
    Karen H Seal
    University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 116:93-101. 2011
  9. pmc Peripheral arterial disease, gender, and depression in the Heart and Soul Study
    S Marlene Grenon
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif Department of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 60:396-403. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and cognitive function: findings from the mind your heart study
    Beth E Cohen
    Box 111A1, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:1063-70. 2013

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prescriptions in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder in Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare, 2007-2012
    Beth E Cohen
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, Box 111A1, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94120
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:406-12. 2015
    ..Given limited knowledge about their use in returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with PTSD, we explored rates of antipsychotic use in this population and correlations with sociodemographic, military service, and psychiatric factors...
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive and other health outcomes in Iraq and Afghanistan women veterans using VA health care: association with mental health diagnoses
    Beth E Cohen
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e461-71. 2012
    ..Understanding how these mental health problems affect reproductive and physical health outcomes will inform interventions to improve care for women veterans...
  3. pmc Lower urinary tract dysfunction in male Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans: association with mental health disorders: a population-based cohort study
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
    Urology 83:312-9. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence and correlates of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) among returned Iraq and Afghanistan veterans; in particular its association with mental health diagnoses and medication use...
  4. doi request reprint Association of mental health disorders with prescription opioids and high-risk opioid use in US veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan
    Karen H Seal
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Medicine, 4150 Clement St, PO Box 111A 1, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA 307:940-7. 2012
    ..Little is known about the association of mental health disorders and prescription opioid use...
  5. pmc Lifetime trauma exposure and prospective cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Carolyn M Hendrickson
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, General Internal Medicine 111A1, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
    Psychosom Med 75:849-55. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to prospectively examine the association between lifetime trauma exposure and recurrent cardiovascular events or all-cause mortality in patients with existing cardiovascular disease...
  6. pmc Reducing barriers to mental health and social services for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans: outcomes of an integrated primary care clinic
    Karen H Seal
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1160-7. 2011
    ..Despite high rates of post-deployment psychosocial problems in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans, mental health and social services are under-utilized...
  7. pmc Peripheral artery disease and risk of cardiovascular events in patients with coronary artery disease: insights from the Heart and Soul Study
    S Marlene Grenon
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Vasc Med 18:176-84. 2013
    ..The increased vulnerability to CV events was partially explained by shared CV risk factors and inflammation. ..
  8. doi request reprint Substance use disorders in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans in VA healthcare, 2001-2010: Implications for screening, diagnosis and treatment
    Karen H Seal
    University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 116:93-101. 2011
    ..The prevalence and correlates of alcohol use disorder (AUD) and drug use disorder (DUD) diagnoses in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans who are new users of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare nationwide has not been evaluated...
  9. pmc Peripheral arterial disease, gender, and depression in the Heart and Soul Study
    S Marlene Grenon
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif Department of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 60:396-403. 2014
    ..Despite the high prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in women, risk factors for PAD in women are not well understood...
  10. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and cognitive function: findings from the mind your heart study
    Beth E Cohen
    Box 111A1, San Francisco VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:1063-70. 2013
    ..We examined the association between PTSD and cognitive function in a large cohort and evaluated the role of potential biological and behavioral mediators...
  11. pmc Multisystem resiliency moderates the major depression-telomere length association: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Eli Puterman
    University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, United States Electronic address
    Brain Behav Immun 33:65-73. 2013
    ..Further research should explore the cognitive, neural, and other physiological pathways through which multisystem resiliency may confer biological benefit...
  12. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and 5-year change in left atrial volume among patients with coronary heart disease: results from the Heart and Soul study
    Kabir J Singh
    California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Card Fail 19:183-9. 2013
    ..We evaluated the association of self-reported alcohol consumption with 5-year change in left atrial volume among patients with coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  13. pmc Mental health diagnoses and utilization of VA non-mental health medical services among returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans
    Beth E Cohen
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco VA Medical Center, Box 111A1, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA, 94121, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:18-24. 2010
    ..Little is known about these patients' use of non-mental health medical services and the impact of mental disorders on utilization...
  14. pmc Elevated risk for autoimmune disorders in iraq and afghanistan veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Northern California Institute for Research and Education, San Francisco, California Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 77:365-74. 2015
    ..Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with endocrine and immune abnormalities that could increase risk for autoimmune disorders. However, little is known about the risk for autoimmune disorders among individuals with PTSD...
  15. pmc Sexual dysfunction in male Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans: association with posttraumatic stress disorder and other combat-related mental health disorders: a population-based cohort study
    Benjamin N Breyer
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Sex Med 11:75-83. 2014
    ..Mental illness, including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with or without psychiatric medications, can increase the risk for male sexual dysfunction, threatening quality of life...
  16. doi request reprint Mitral annular calcium, inducible myocardial ischemia, and cardiovascular events in outpatients with coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul Study)
    Jonathan E Holtz
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Cardiol 109:1092-6. 2012
    ..MAC may indicate a high atherosclerotic burden and identify patients at increased risk for adverse cardiovascular outcomes...
  17. pmc Effect of physical activity level on biomarkers of inflammation and insulin resistance over 5 years in outpatients with coronary heart disease (from the Heart and Soul Study)
    Jennifer L Jarvie
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Am J Cardiol 114:1192-7. 2014
    ..In conclusion, in this novel population of outpatients with known CHD followed for 5 years, higher physical activity frequency was independently associated with lower levels of CRP, interleukin-6, and glucose...
  18. pmc Lifetime exposure to traumatic psychological stress is associated with elevated inflammation in the Heart and Soul Study
    Aoife O'Donovan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:642-9. 2012
    ..High lifetime exposure to traumatic stress may contribute to an accelerated rate of CVD progression through elevated inflammation...
  19. pmc Association of alcohol use biomarkers and cognitive performance in veterans with problematic alcohol use and posttraumatic stress disorder: data from the mind your heart study
    Raj K Kalapatapu
    a Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Addict Dis 33:67-76. 2014
    ..Indirect alcohol use biomarkers (e.g., aspartate aminotransferase) may have a specific role in identifying veterans with problematic alcohol use and PTSD who show a change in psychomotor speed and immediate verbal memory performance. ..
  20. pmc The mediating effect of sleep quality on the relationship between PTSD and physical activity
    Lisa S Talbot
    San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:795-801. 2014
    ..Specifically, our objective was to determine whether low sleep quality predicts low physical activity in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a disorder associated with sleep disturbance, physical inactivity, and poor health outcomes...
  21. pmc Association between depression and peripheral artery disease: insights from the heart and soul study
    S Marlene Grenon
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA S M G, J H Department of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA S M G
    J Am Heart Assoc 1:e002667. 2012
    ..We examined the association of depression with PAD and evaluated potential mediators of this association...
  22. doi request reprint Prediction of heart failure and adverse cardiovascular events in outpatients with coronary artery disease using mitral E/A ratio in conjunction with e-wave deceleration time: the heart and soul study
    Rakesh K Mishra
    Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:1134-40. 2011
    ..However, in ambulatory subjects with stable coronary artery disease (CAD), it is not known whether DT predicts cardiovascular events and whether DT/pE improves its prognostic power...