Paul S Appelbaum

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Through a glass darkly: functional neuroimaging evidence enters the courtroom
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Departmentof Psychiatry, Columbia University, New YorkState Psychiatric Institute, 1051 RiversideDr, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:21-3. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint The double helix takes the witness stand: behavioral and neuropsychiatric genetics in court
    Paul S Appelbaum
    NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 82:946-9. 2014
  3. pmc Impact of behavioral genetic evidence on the adjudication of criminal behavior
    Paul S Appelbaum
    NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 42:91-100. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: punishing juveniles who kill
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:956-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: imposed insanity defenses and political crimes
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:4-6. 2013
  6. pmc Therapeutic misconception in research subjects: development and validation of a measure
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Trials 9:748-61. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Treatment of incompetent, dangerous criminal defendants: parsing the law
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University
    Psychiatr Serv 63:630-2. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Responsibility for torts: should the courts continue to ignore mental illness?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:308-10. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Assessment of patients' competence to consent to treatment
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Law, Ethics, and Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:1834-40. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Lost in the crowd: prison mental health care, overcrowding, and the courts
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Departmentof Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1121-3. 2011

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Publications108 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Through a glass darkly: functional neuroimaging evidence enters the courtroom
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Departmentof Psychiatry, Columbia University, New YorkState Psychiatric Institute, 1051 RiversideDr, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:21-3. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The double helix takes the witness stand: behavioral and neuropsychiatric genetics in court
    Paul S Appelbaum
    NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 82:946-9. 2014
    ..These developments may assist judges and juries in making difficult judgments-but they bring substantial risk of misinterpretation and misuse. ..
  3. pmc Impact of behavioral genetic evidence on the adjudication of criminal behavior
    Paul S Appelbaum
    NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 42:91-100. 2014
    ..These findings should allay concerns that genetic evidence in criminal adjudications will be overly persuasive to jurors, but should raise questions about the impact of genetic attributions on perceptions of dangerousness. ..
  4. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: punishing juveniles who kill
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:956-8. 2012
    ..The decision is interesting for its emphasis on rehabilitation, opening the door to further restrictions on punitive sentences for juveniles-and perhaps for adults too...
  5. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: imposed insanity defenses and political crimes
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:4-6. 2013
    ..For crimes with political motivations, an imposed insanity verdict discredits the perpetrator and may distract the public from the threats posed by extreme political views...
  6. pmc Therapeutic misconception in research subjects: development and validation of a measure
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Medical Center, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Trials 9:748-61. 2012
    ..Previous studies have found that TM is widespread, but progress in addressing TM has been stymied by the absence of a validated method for assessing its presence...
  7. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Treatment of incompetent, dangerous criminal defendants: parsing the law
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University
    Psychiatr Serv 63:630-2. 2012
    ..Supreme Court decision in Sell v. United States entitled him to a judicial hearing. The lack of clarity over the rules that should govern such cases stems from the court's failure to make explicit the rationale for its landmark decision...
  8. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Responsibility for torts: should the courts continue to ignore mental illness?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:308-10. 2012
    ..Undeniably, though, mental disabilities are treated differently from physical impairments, and the law's resistance to change seems largely based on misunderstanding and prejudice against mental illness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Assessment of patients' competence to consent to treatment
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Law, Ethics, and Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:1834-40. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Lost in the crowd: prison mental health care, overcrowding, and the courts
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Departmentof Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1121-3. 2011
    ..S. Supreme Court upheld the order, although it signaled that California could obtain more time to comply. Other states now are on notice that the justices will not permit grossly inadequate treatment conditions to continue indefinitely...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of decisional capacity on the use of leverage to encourage treatment adherence
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:121-30. 2006
    ..No strong or consistent associations were found between capacity and use of leverage, raising questions about the basis on which decisions to employ leverage are being made...
  12. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Twenty-five years of law and psychiatry
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law, and Ethics, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons corrected USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:18-20. 2006
    ..He raises the question of what the next quarter century will hold, positing that mental health law will continue to reflect a tension between the interests of persons with mental illness and the public's fear of such individuals...
  13. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: SSRIs, suicide, and liability for failure to warn of medication risks
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:347-9. 2011
    ..This column explores the application of this new approach and its implications for the mental health professions...
  14. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: reforming malpractice: the prospects for change
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:6-8. 2011
    ..No-fault" systems, such as those in New Zealand, Sweden, and Denmark, may be most likely to satisfy the interests of both patients and physicians but may not be politically acceptable in the United States...
  15. ncbi request reprint Coping with the ethical conundra of forensic psychiatry: a tribute to Howard Zonana, MD
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Law, Ethics and Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:551-8. 2010
    ..These two examples, of the many that could have been chosen, illustrate the profound impact that Howard Zonana has had on the ethics of psychiatry as a whole and on the ethics of forensic psychiatry in particular...
  16. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: mental retardation and the death penalty: after Atkins
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1295-7. 2009
    ..This column reviews the Atkins case and considers the challenges associated with a clinical determination that can have life-or-death consequences for capital defendants...
  17. doi request reprint Psychiatrists' relationships with industry: the principal-agent problem
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:255-65. 2010
    ..Finally, such analysis directs attention to the benefits and costs of each alternative, thereby encouraging reliance on evidence as a basis for policy...
  18. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Genetic discrimination in mental disorders: the impact of the genetic information nondiscrimination act
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University
    Psychiatr Serv 61:338-40. 2010
    ..This column discusses the process of passing the legislation, along with the implications of the act...
  19. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: whistle-blowers and the first amendment: protecting public employees in psychiatric facilities
    Paul S Appelbaum
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:900-2. 2007
    ..Implications of the case for staff in public mental health systems are discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Consent in impaired populations
    Paul S Appelbaum
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 122, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 10:367-73. 2010
    ..However, when substitute consent is necessary, state laws generally provide a range of options, including advance directives and familial consent...
  21. doi request reprint Sex offenders in the community: are current approaches counterproductive?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatric, Medicine and Law, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:352-4. 2008
    ..The author argues that draconian approaches will likely not achieve the goal of protecting the public and that they divert limited resources from other law enforcement needs...
  22. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Gun laws and mental illness: how sensible are the current restrictions?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:652-4. 2010
    ..The laws may deter people from seeking treatment for fear of losing the right to possess firearms and may reinforce stereotypes of persons with mental illnesses as dangerous...
  23. ncbi request reprint Ethics and forensic psychiatry: translating principles into practice
    Paul S Appelbaum
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:195-200. 2008
    ..Though problematic behavior still exists, forensic psychiatry offers the factual background and interpretive context to allow legal decision-makers to make better choices than they otherwise would...
  24. doi request reprint Privilege in the Federal Courts: should there be a "dangerous patient exception"?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:714-6. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: The new lie detectors: neuroscience, deception, and the courts
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law, and Ethics, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:460-2. 2007
    ..Issues related to the use of such evidence in courts are discussed. The author concludes that neither approach is currently supported by enough data regarding its accuracy in detecting deception to warrant use in court...
  26. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: insanity, guilty minds, and psychiatric testimony
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1370-2. 2006
    ..However, the column highlights the points in Justice Souter's decision that may have implications for any case involving mental health issues...
  27. ncbi request reprint Commentary: psychiatric advance directives at a crossroads--when can PADs be overridden?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:395-7. 2006
    ..Even in those circumstances, however, where PADs provide evidence of reasonable patient preferences (e.g., for one medication over another), the choices they embody should be respected...
  28. ncbi request reprint Techniques used by assertive community treatment (ACT) teams to encourage adherence: patient and staff perceptions
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:459-64. 2008
    ..This study suggests that ACT need not appear to either staff or patients as an intrinsically coercive model for the delivery of mental health services...
  29. doi request reprint "A fool for a client?" Mental illness and the right of self-representation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1096-8. 2008
    ..California in 1975, which established the right of criminal defendants to represent themselves; and Godinez v. Moran in 1993, which upheld the Dusky standard for trial-related competence...
  30. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Death row delusions: when is a prisoner competent to be executed?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1258-60. 2007
    ..The Court indicated that competent prisoners must have a "rational understanding" of the reason that a death penalty is being imposed but declined to define a clear standard...
  31. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: deception, coercion, and the limits of interrogation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:422-4. 2009
    ..The courts were asked to decide whether the confession was involuntary, and thus not admissible as evidence, on the basis of whether the deception was coercive...
  32. ncbi request reprint Assessment of therapeutic misconception in older schizophrenia patients with a brief instrument
    Laura B Dunn
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:500-6. 2006
    ..How best to assess therapeutic misconception is unclear. Also unclear is to what degree patients with severe mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, may manifest these beliefs...
  33. ncbi request reprint A new brief instrument for assessing decisional capacity for clinical research
    Dilip V Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, Bldg 13, Fourth Floor, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:966-74. 2007
    ..However, there are few reliable and validated brief tools that could be used routinely to evaluate individuals' capacity to consent to a research protocol...
  34. ncbi request reprint Assessment of capacity to consent to research among older persons with schizophrenia, Alzheimer disease, or diabetes mellitus: comparison of a 3-item questionnaire with a comprehensive standardized capacity instrument
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:726-33. 2005
    ..Also, as requirements for formal assessment of decisional capacity are becoming more common, there is a clear need to identify efficient screening methods...
  35. ncbi request reprint Determining when impairment constitutes incapacity for informed consent in schizophrenia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 191:38-43. 2007
    ..Although people with schizophrenia display impaired abilities for consent, it is not known how much impairment constitutes incapacity...
  36. pmc The ethics of research on deep brain stimulation for depression: decisional capacity and therapeutic misconception
    Carl Erik Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1265:69-79. 2012
    ..Even severely depressed patients did not manifest impairments in their capacity to consent to DBS research. Therapeutic misconception, however, remained prevalent...
  37. pmc Longitudinal consent-related abilities among research participants with schizophrenia: results from the CATIE study
    T Scott Stroup
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Schizophr Res 130:47-52. 2011
    ..If participants lose abilities during a trial they may not be able to judge and protect their interests. If reduced abilities are common or can be predicted, special protections can be targeted appropriately...
  38. ncbi request reprint Use of leverage over patients' money to promote adherence to psychiatric treatment
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:294-302. 2006
    ..Family members seemed to provoke fewer negative feelings as money managers. The frequency with which money leverage is used suggests attention is needed to both the fairness of leverage and the means of minimizing negative effects...
  39. pmc Views of internists towards uses of PGD
    Robert Klitzman
    Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mail Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 26:142-7. 2013
    ..These data thus have critical implications for training, research and practice...
  40. ncbi request reprint Treating incompetent defendants: the Supreme Court's decision is a tough Sell
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1335-6,1341. 2003
  41. ncbi request reprint Proxy and surrogate consent in geriatric neuropsychiatric research: update and recommendations
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and the Program in Clinical Ethics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:797-806. 2004
    ..The authors provide an updated discussion, critique, and recommendations regarding the need for clear legal and regulatory policy on this issue...
  42. ncbi request reprint Correlates of treatment-related decision-making capacity among middle-aged and older patients with schizophrenia
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, the Veterans Medical Research Foundation, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:230-6. 2004
    ..We examined the range, stability, and correlates of treatment-related decisional capacity in this patient population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Voluntariness of consent to research: a conceptual model
    Paul S Appelbaum
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 39:30-9. 2009
    ..To date, however, voluntariness and its impairment have been poorly conceptualized and studied. The legal doctrine of informed consent could provide a useful model...
  44. ncbi request reprint Anticipating issues related to increasing preimplantation genetic diagnosis use: a research agenda
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:33-42. 2008
    ..Improved understanding of these issues will ultimately enhance the development and implementation of future clinical guidelines and policies...
  45. ncbi request reprint The capacity to vote of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2094-100. 2005
    ..This article explores how persons with Alzheimer's disease perform on these criteria...
  46. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception in clinical research: frequency and risk factors
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    IRB 26:1-8. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: dangerous persons, moral panic, and the uses of psychiatry
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:441-2. 2003
  48. pmc How closely do institutional review boards follow the common rule?
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605 2805, USA
    Acad Med 87:969-74. 2012
    ..To determine how closely institutional review board (IRB) discussions reflect the ethical criteria specified in the Common Rule federal regulations...
  49. ncbi request reprint Capacity to provide informed consent for participation in schizophrenia and HIV research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1201-7. 2002
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Against the grain? A reasoned argument for not closing a state hospital
    Jeffrey L Geller
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Q 76:177-94. 2005
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Screening for suicidality in the emergency department: when must researchers act to protect subjects' interests?
    Azgad Gold
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 15:140-50. 2011
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Competence to consent to research among long-stay inpatients with chronic schizophrenia
    Jeffrey A Kovnick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1247-52. 2003
    ..This study compared competence-related abilities of hospitalized persons with schizophrenia with those of a comparison sample of persons from the community who had never had a psychiatric hospitalization...
  53. pmc Informed consent for return of incidental findings in genomic research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center and NY State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Genet Med 16:367-73. 2014
    ..We surveyed and interviewed investigators and study participants, with the goal of providing suggestions for how to shape the consent process...
  54. pmc Competing commitments in psychiatric research: an examination of psychiatric researchers' perspectives
    Ryan E Lawrence
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:380-6. 2012
    ..In cases of direct conflict between the two, many of the researchers tended to promote patients' best interests even at some cost to scientific research...
  55. ncbi request reprint The therapeutic misconception: problems and solutions
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 40:V55-63. 2002
    ..The therapeutic misconception is a serious problem for informed consent in clinical research...
  56. pmc Substance use, symptom, and employment outcomes of persons with a workplace mandate for chemical dependency treatment
    Constance Weisner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Ave, Box F 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:646-54. 2009
    ..This study examined the role of workplace mandates to chemical dependency treatment in treatment adherence, alcohol and drug abstinence, severity of employment problems, and severity of psychiatric problems...
  57. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: "depressed? Get out!": dealing with suicidal students on college campuses
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, 1051 Riverside Drive, 122, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:914-6. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Can psychiatry cross the quality chasm? Improving the quality of health care for mental and substance use conditions
    Harold Alan Pincus
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:712-9. 2007
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Unconscious conflict of interest: a Jewish perspective
    Azgad Gold
    NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Med Ethics 37:402-5. 2011
    ..Here, we draw on traditional texts of Jewish law pertaining to the prohibition of taking a gift to illustrate recognition by the ancients of unconscious conflicts of interest, and their approach to dealing with the problem...
  60. ncbi request reprint The 'quiet' crisis in mental health services
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:110-6. 2003
    ..Unless purchasers demand effective coverage of mental health treatment, mental health services will likely continue to wither away...
  61. ncbi request reprint Consent form readability and educational levels of potential participants in mental health research
    Paul P Christopher
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:227-32. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Clinical ethics versus clinical research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Am J Bioeth 6:53-5; discussion W42-5. 2006
  63. pmc Genetic testing in psychiatry: a review of attitudes and beliefs
    Ryan E Lawrence
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York City, USA
    Psychiatry 74:315-31. 2011
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Re-evaluating the therapeutic misconception: response to Miller and Joffe
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 16:367-73. 2006
    ..In the absence of empirical studies on the steps required to dispel TM and the impact of such procedures on subject recruitment, it is premature to surrender to the belief that TM must be widely tolerated in clinical research...
  65. pmc Decisional capacity of patients with schizophrenia to consent to research: taking stock
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:22-5. 2006
    ....
  66. pmc Willingness of subjects with thought disorder to participate in research
    Philip J Candilis
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:159-65. 2006
    ..Because of differences in severity of illness, cognition, and reasoning among subjects who decline to participate in research, greater attention to this population appears warranted...
  67. pmc Evaluation of "subject advocate" procedures in the Clinical Antipsychotic Trials of Intervention Effectiveness (CATIE) schizophrenia study
    T Scott Stroup
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:147-52. 2006
    ..Nonspecific benefits included good public relations and engagement of family members. Improved training regarding the procedures may be needed to achieve specific goals of enhanced patient autonomy and retention in the study...
  68. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception and the appreciation of risks in clinical trials
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1689-97. 2004
    ..The results of this research suggest that subjects often sign consents to participate in clinical trials with only the most modest appreciation of the risks and disadvantages of participation...
  69. ncbi request reprint Civil commitment in Turkey: reflections on a bill drafted by psychiatrists
    Rasim Arikan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 30:29-35. 2007
    ..Authors discuss the highlights of the draft within the context of Turkey's current cultural, social and judicial structure, and compare it to similar laws of other countries...
  70. doi request reprint Enrolling in deep brain stimulation research for depression: influences on potential subjects' decision making
    Paul P Christopher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:139-46. 2012
    ....
  71. pmc The participation of community members on medical institutional review boards
    Charles W Lidz
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01605 2805, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 7:1-6. 2012
    ..They did not appear to represent the community so much as to provide a nonscientific view of the protocol and the consent form...
  72. ncbi request reprint Law enforcement interviews of hospital patients: a conundrum for clinicians
    Paul M Jones
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    JAMA 295:822-5. 2006
  73. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: "One madman keeping loaded guns": misconceptions of mental illness and their legal consequences
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1105-6. 2004
  74. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in psychiatric genetics
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:343-51. 2004
    ..Neglect will lead others to set the rules that will control medical practice, including the practice of psychiatry, in the new world of genetic medicine...
  75. ncbi request reprint Assessing Kendra's Law: five years of outpatient commitment in New York
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:791-2. 2005
  76. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: facilitating testimony of people with mental illness
    Michael Barnett
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:958-60. 2010
    ..S. Supreme Court cases that placed substantial limits on the use of out-of-court statements under these laws; and in light of these limits, alternatives that would permit use of out-of-court statements...
  77. doi request reprint The capacity to vote of persons with serious mental illness
    Raymond Raad
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:624-8. 2009
    ..This study explored the performance on these criteria by a sample of individuals with serious mental illness...
  78. ncbi request reprint Persistence and stability of delusions over time
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worster 01655, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:317-24. 2004
    ..Delusions appear to be more fluid over relatively short periods of time than has been suggested by many classic descriptions and contemporary formulations...
  79. doi request reprint A geospatial analysis of the impact of sex offender residency restrictions in two New York counties
    Jacqueline A Berenson
    Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Law Hum Behav 35:235-46. 2011
    ..These findings may have important policy and procedural implications in the creation and enforcement of sex offender statutes, as well as in the evaluation of those presently in place...
  80. ncbi request reprint Dangerous severe personality disorders: England's experiment in using psychiatry for public protection
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:397-9. 2005
  81. ncbi request reprint Consent for intravenous thrombolysis in acute stroke: review and future directions
    Stephanie R White-Bateman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:785-92. 2007
    ....
  82. doi request reprint Non-invasive brain stimulation in the detection of deception: scientific challenges and ethical consequences
    Bruce Luber
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:191-208. 2009
    ..Ethical and legal consequences of the development of such a technology are discussed...
  83. ncbi request reprint Privacy in psychiatric treatment: threats and responses
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1809-18. 2002
    ..The author provides an overview of the current status of privacy in psychiatric treatment, with particular attention to the effects of new federal regulations authorized by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)...
  84. ncbi request reprint The origins of commitment for substance abuse in the United States
    Kathleen Thomsen Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:33-45; discussion 46-8. 2002
    ..The legacy of the early years of substance abuse commitment lives on...
  85. ncbi request reprint Response to the presidential address--the systematic defunding of psychiatric care: a crisis at our doorstep
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1638-40. 2002
  86. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: policing expert testimony: the role of professional organizations
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:389-90, 399. 2002
  87. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Obstacles to reform of mental health system: funding, fragmentation and fanaticism
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Law and Psychiatry Program, U Mass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester 01655, USA
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:211-3. 2005
  88. ncbi request reprint Treatment-related decision-making capacity in middle-aged and older patients with psychosis: a preliminary study using the MacCAT-T and HCAT
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:207-11. 2002
    ..Results point to the importance of assessing DMC and to the potential modifiability of initial difficulties in understanding...
  89. ncbi request reprint Decisional capacity of depressed elderly to consent to electroconvulsive therapy
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:42-6. 2004
    ..They showed greater improvement in decisional capacity with education. The findings highlight the importance of providing education to the elderly to optimize their ability to give informed consent...
  90. ncbi request reprint Involving decisionally impaired subjects in research: the need for legislation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:120-4. 2002
  91. ncbi request reprint Decisional capacity of severely depressed patients requiring electroconvulsive therapy
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology and dagger Department of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J ECT 19:67-72. 2003
    ..Our study aimed to determine the decisional capacity of severely depressed people requiring electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), and whether educational interventions improve their ability to provide informed consent for ECT...
  92. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: psychiatric advance directives and the treatment of committed patients
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:751-2, 763. 2004
  93. ncbi request reprint Civil commitment--the American experience
    Stuart A Anfang
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:209-18. 2006
    ..We suggest that current American commitment practice is influenced more by economic factors and social perceptions of mental illness than by changing legal standards...
  94. ncbi request reprint Assessing competence to complete psychiatric advance directives with the competence assessment tool for psychiatric advance directives
    Debra Srebnik
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:239-45. 2004
    ..Such use of the CAT-PAD may allow clinicians to better trust the content of PADs, which may, in turn, increase the likelihood PADs will be honored...
  95. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Can a psychiatrist be held responsible when a patient commits murder?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Psychiatr Serv 53:27-9. 2002
  96. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Willingness and competence of depressed and schizophrenic inpatients to consent to research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Law and Psychiatry Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:144-7. 2004
  97. pmc A direct comparison of research decision-making capacity: schizophrenia/schizoaffective, medically ill, and non-ill subjects
    Philip J Candilis
    Law and Psychiatry Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester, MA 01655, United States
    Schizophr Res 99:350-8. 2008
    ....
  98. pmc Competence to complete psychiatric advance directives: effects of facilitated decision making
    Eric B Elbogen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Brightleaf Square Suite 23 A, 905 West Main Street, DUMC Box 3071, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Law Hum Behav 31:275-89. 2007
    ....
  99. ncbi request reprint The classification of violence risk
    John Monahan
    School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1789, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:721-30. 2006
    ..In this article, the development of the COVR software is described and several issues that arise in its administration are discussed...
  100. pmc Prevalence and correlates of adequate performance on a measure of abilities related to decisional capacity: differences among three standards for the MacCAT-CR in patients with schizophrenia
    Laura B Dunn
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, United States
    Schizophr Res 89:110-8. 2007
    ..These findings underscore the need for refinement of capacity assessment procedures and for improvements in the use of capacity assessment tools for screening purposes and to assist in categorical capacity determinations...
  101. ncbi request reprint The capacity to appoint a proxy and the possibility of concurrent proxy directives
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Michigan Bioethics Program, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:469-78. 2006
    ..We first propose a rationale for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy and then describe a novel interview instrument for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy for research consent...