Mark Hegel

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Feasibility study of a randomized controlled trial of a telephone-delivered problem-solving-occupational therapy intervention to reduce participation restrictions in rural breast cancer survivors undergoing chemotherapy
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Psychooncology 20:1092-101. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Training residents in problem-solving treatment of depression: a pilot feasibility and impact study
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Fam Med 36:204-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Watchful waiting for minor depression in primary care: remission rates and predictors of improvement
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:205-12. 2006
  4. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of the Distress Thermometer for depression in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Hitchcock MedicalCenter, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Psychooncology 17:556-60. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of problem-solving therapy for older, primary care patients with depression: results from the IMPACT project
    Patricia Arean
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gerontologist 48:311-23. 2008
  6. pmc Patient perspectives on participation in the ENABLE II randomized controlled trial of a concurrent oncology palliative care intervention: benefits and burdens
    Cristine Maloney
    Department of Anesthesiology, Section of Palliative Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Palliat Med 27:375-83. 2013
  7. pmc Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY, USA
    Sleep 31:481-8. 2008
  8. pmc Escitalopram and problem-solving therapy for prevention of poststroke depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Robert G Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    JAMA 299:2391-400. 2008
  9. pmc Proxy perspectives regarding end-of-life care for persons with cancer
    Marie Bakitas
    School of Nursing, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Cancer 112:1854-61. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut St, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:886-92. 2007

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Publications20

  1. pmc Feasibility study of a randomized controlled trial of a telephone-delivered problem-solving-occupational therapy intervention to reduce participation restrictions in rural breast cancer survivors undergoing chemotherapy
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Psychooncology 20:1092-101. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the feasibility of conducting a randomized controlled trial (RCT) of a novel intervention for these restrictions, determine acceptability of the intervention, and preliminarily assess its effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Training residents in problem-solving treatment of depression: a pilot feasibility and impact study
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Fam Med 36:204-8. 2004
    ..We investigated the feasibility of teaching family medicine residents an evidence-based brief counseling intervention for depression (Problem-solving Treatment of Depression for Primary Care [PST-PC])...
  3. ncbi request reprint Watchful waiting for minor depression in primary care: remission rates and predictors of improvement
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:205-12. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine remission rates and predictors of improvement for minor depression following a 1-month watchful waiting period in primary care and to describe the watchful waiting processes...
  4. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of the Distress Thermometer for depression in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Hitchcock MedicalCenter, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Psychooncology 17:556-60. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the receiver operating characteristics (ROC) of the single-item Distress Thermometer (DT) for detecting depression in women newly diagnosed with Stage I-III breast cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of problem-solving therapy for older, primary care patients with depression: results from the IMPACT project
    Patricia Arean
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Gerontologist 48:311-23. 2008
    ..We compared a primary-care-based psychotherapy, that is, problem-solving therapy for primary care (PST-PC), to community-based psychotherapy in treating late-life major depression and dysthymia...
  6. pmc Patient perspectives on participation in the ENABLE II randomized controlled trial of a concurrent oncology palliative care intervention: benefits and burdens
    Cristine Maloney
    Department of Anesthesiology, Section of Palliative Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Palliat Med 27:375-83. 2013
    ..However, little is known about how participants experience early palliative care and the benefits and burdens of participating in a palliative care clinical trial...
  7. pmc Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY, USA
    Sleep 31:481-8. 2008
    ..The present longitudinal study examines the relationship of insomnia to the continuation of depression in the context of an intervention study in elderly subjects...
  8. pmc Escitalopram and problem-solving therapy for prevention of poststroke depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Robert G Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    JAMA 299:2391-400. 2008
    ..Poststroke depression has been shown in numerous studies to be associated with both impaired recovery in activities of daily living and increased mortality. Prevention of depression thus represents a potentially important goal...
  9. pmc Proxy perspectives regarding end-of-life care for persons with cancer
    Marie Bakitas
    School of Nursing, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Cancer 112:1854-61. 2008
    ..Family proxies have been proposed as valuable informants regarding the quality of end-of-life care. This article describes family proxy perspectives concerning care at the end of life in patients who died of advanced cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut St, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:886-92. 2007
    ..Age-related macular degeneration is a prevalent disease of aging that may cause irreversible vision loss, disability, and depression. The latter is rarely recognized or treated in ophthalmologic settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dissatisfaction with performance of valued activities predicts depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:789-93. 2007
    ..To determine whether dissatisfaction with performance of valued activities predicts depression in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Distress, psychiatric syndromes, and impairment of function in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Mark T Hegel
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Cancer 107:2924-31. 2006
    ..Emotional distress and psychiatric syndromes are prevalent in the breast cancer population at large. However, to date there is a paucity of literature specifically concerning presurgical breast cancer patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Arthritis pain and disability: response to collaborative depression care
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:482-6. 2006
    ..This study investigates whether depression management is effective for improving arthritis outcomes across a range of pain severity and activity interference...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of comorbid panic and posttraumatic stress disorder on outcomes of collaborative care for late-life depression in primary care
    Mark T Hegel
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:48-58. 2005
    ..The authors evaluated the effect of comorbid panic disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on response to a collaborative-care intervention for late-life depression in primary care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care management of late-life depression in the primary care setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 288:2836-45. 2002
    ..Few depressed older adults receive effective treatment in primary care settings...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health functioning impairments associated with posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorders, and depression
    Claudia Zayfert
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:233-40. 2002
    ..These results highlight the association of PTSD with impaired physical and mental functioning and suggest that effective treatment of PTSD may affect overall health...
  17. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in primary care: prevalence and relationships with physical symptoms and medical utilization
    Karen L Gillock
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:392-9. 2005
    ..This study estimates the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and describes the relationships among PTSD status and health indices in a civilian primary care patient sample...
  18. ncbi request reprint An interactive media program for managing psychosocial problems on long-duration spaceflights
    James A Carter
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B213-23. 2005
    ..Although this study involves developing countermeasures to assist long-duration flyers, it also provides a model that could be applied in many Earthbound settings, both in operational environments and in everyday life...
  19. ncbi request reprint Problem-solving treatment for complicated depression in late life: a case study in primary care
    Rita Haverkamp
    Department of Primary Care, Kaiser Permanente of Southern California, La Mesa, CA, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 40:45-52. 2004
    ..Treatment of depression in primary care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for conducting geropsychotherapy research
    Patricia A Arean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0984, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:9-16. 2003
    ..However, the field is still in need of better outcome and process measures, methods for measuring the therapeutic content of non-psychotherapy encounters, and methods for determining the impact of choice of treatment on outcome...

Research Grants3

  1. Improving Palliative Care for Patients with Cancer
    Mark Hegel; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Preserving Function in Rural Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy
    Mark Hegel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term goal of this line of investigation is to develop practical, widely applicable rehabilitation models of care to preserve function and decrease distress in cancer patients undergoing treatment. ..