J B Williams
Affiliation: Columbia University
- Standardizing the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: past, present, and futureJ B Williams
Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 251:II6-12. 2001..This article is a fitting tribute to Per Bech, who has contributed so much to the assessment of depression severity...
- The GRID-HAMD: standardization of the Hamilton Depression Rating ScaleJanet B W Williams
Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Int Clin Psychopharmacol 23:120-9. 2008..Overall, these data suggest that the GRID-HAMD is an improvement over the original Guy version as well as the SIGH-D in its incorporation of innovative features and preservation of high reliability and validity...
- Stability and change in personality disorder symptomatology: findings from a longitudinal study of HIV+ and HIV- menJ G Johnson
Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
J Abnorm Psychol 106:154-8. 1997....
- Jet lag: clinical features, validation of a new syndrome-specific scale, and lack of response to melatonin in a randomized, double-blind trialR L Spitzer
New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
Am J Psychiatry 156:1392-6. 1999..The goals of this study were to validate a new rating scale for measuring severity of jet lag and to compare the efficacy of contrasting melatonin regimens to alleviate jet lag...
- Validation and utility of a self-report version of PRIME-MD: the PHQ primary care study. Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders. Patient Health QuestionnaireR L Spitzer
Biometrics Research Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
JAMA 282:1737-44. 1999..The Primary Care Evaluation of Mental Disorders (PRIME-MD) was developed as a screening instrument but its administration time has limited its clinical usefulness...
- Validity and utility of the PRIME-MD patient health questionnaire in assessment of 3000 obstetric-gynecologic patients: the PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire Obstetrics-Gynecology StudyR L Spitzer
Biometrics Research Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 183:759-69. 2000..This study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of mental disorders among obstetric-gynecologic patients and to assess the validity and utility of the PRIME-MD Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ) in this population...
- Hopelessness as a mediator of the association between social support and depressive symptoms: findings of a study of men with HIVJ G Johnson
Biometrics Research Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, 10032, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 69:1056-60. 2001..Increases in hopelessness predicted increases in depression after controlling for baseline social support. Low baseline social support did not predict increased depression when hopelessness was controlled statistically...
- Disease severity, physical limitations and depression in HIV-infected menK W Griffin
HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York, USA
J Psychosom Res 44:219-27. 1998..Findings suggest that physical limitations are more important than laboratory markers of disease progression in understanding psychological adjustment to illness in HIV-infected men...
- Difficulties in interpersonal relationships associated with personality disorders and axis I disorders: a community-based longitudinal investigationJ G Johnson
Columbia University, NY, USA
J Pers Disord 14:42-56. 2000..The present findings are of particular interest because they suggest that PDs are associated with loneliness, social conflict, and a lack of social support among men in the community, whether or not Axis I disorders are present...