Adam J Gordon

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Guideline chaos: conflicting recommendations for preoperative cardiac assessment
    Adam J Gordon
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Section of General Medicine, 11th Floor 130 U, UniversityDrive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1299-303. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Identification and treatment of alcohol use disorders in the perioperative period
    Adam J Gordon
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Postgrad Med 119:46-55. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of consumption effects of brief interventions for hazardous drinking elderly
    Adam J Gordon
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1017-35. 2003
  4. pmc Comorbidity between psychiatric and general medical disorders in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    VISN 4 MIRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151R, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Psychiatr Q 80:199-212. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Teaching the teachers: faculty preparedness and evaluation of a retreat in screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment
    Julie W Childers
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 33:272-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The impact of buprenorphine on treatment of opioid dependence in a Medicaid population: recent service utilization trends in the use of buprenorphine and methadone
    Bradley D Stein
    Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:72-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Associations between alcohol use and homelessness with healthcare utilization among human immunodeficiency virus-infected veterans
    Adam J Gordon
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Med Care 44:S37-43. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Factor structure and risk factors for the health status of homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:311-23. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of DATA 2000 certification trainings for the provision of buprenorphine treatment in the Veterans Health Administration
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Am J Addict 17:459-62. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Hospitalized patients' acceptability of nurse-delivered screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment
    Lauren M Broyles
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:725-31. 2012

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Guideline chaos: conflicting recommendations for preoperative cardiac assessment
    Adam J Gordon
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Section of General Medicine, 11th Floor 130 U, UniversityDrive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1299-303. 2003
    ..Results have implications for implementation, management, and practitioner adherence to published guidelines...
  2. ncbi request reprint Identification and treatment of alcohol use disorders in the perioperative period
    Adam J Gordon
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Postgrad Med 119:46-55. 2006
    ..This article defines the alcohol problems encountered, describes preoperative screening tests and treatments, and discusses postoperative assessment and management of complications such as alcohol withdrawal syndrome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of consumption effects of brief interventions for hazardous drinking elderly
    Adam J Gordon
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1017-35. 2003
    ..This study suggests that hazardous alcohol consumption in the elderly is common and that BIs reduce alcohol consumption in the elderly similar to younger populations...
  4. pmc Comorbidity between psychiatric and general medical disorders in homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    VISN 4 MIRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive 151R, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Psychiatr Q 80:199-212. 2009
    ..Mental and general medical health problems in homeless veterans often occur in association with each other and form identifiable patterns that vary on sociodemographic factors...
  5. doi request reprint Teaching the teachers: faculty preparedness and evaluation of a retreat in screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment
    Julie W Childers
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 33:272-7. 2012
    ..Ongoing faculty and organizational development efforts may help close these gaps...
  6. doi request reprint The impact of buprenorphine on treatment of opioid dependence in a Medicaid population: recent service utilization trends in the use of buprenorphine and methadone
    Bradley D Stein
    Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:72-8. 2012
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  7. ncbi request reprint Associations between alcohol use and homelessness with healthcare utilization among human immunodeficiency virus-infected veterans
    Adam J Gordon
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Med Care 44:S37-43. 2006
    ..Alcohol use is a frequent root cause of homelessness, and both homelessness and alcohol use influence the quality and quantity of interactions with health care providers...
  8. doi request reprint Factor structure and risk factors for the health status of homeless veterans
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:311-23. 2010
    ..Scoring high or low on a particular factor is associated with numerous historical and sociodemographic considerations, notably age, ethnicity, and employment status...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of DATA 2000 certification trainings for the provision of buprenorphine treatment in the Veterans Health Administration
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Am J Addict 17:459-62. 2008
    ..We conclude that providing credentialing courses, while popular, did not markedly promote the prescription of buprenorphine...
  10. doi request reprint Hospitalized patients' acceptability of nurse-delivered screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment
    Lauren M Broyles
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:725-31. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess patient acceptability for and comfort with nurse-delivered SBIRT care among hospitalized patients and to identify factors associated with SBIRT acceptability...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intoxication before intercourse and risky sexual behavior in male veterans with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Robert L Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 44:S31-6. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Facilitators and barriers in implementing buprenorphine in the Veterans Health Administration
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, and Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, 7180 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 25:215-24. 2011
    ..We conclude that factors that enable or impede buprenorphine-OAT vary by facility. Strategies and policies to encourage implementation of buprenorphine should be adaptable and target needs of each facility...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of a pilot training program in alcohol screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment for nurses in inpatient settings
    Lauren M Broyles
    Lauren M Broyles, PhD, RN, and Adam J Gordon, MD, MPH, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion and Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Keri L Rodriguez, PhD, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Barbara H Hanusa, PhD, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion and Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Caroline Kengor, MPH, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Kevin L Kraemer, MD, MSc, USA
    J Addict Nurs 24:8-19. 2013
    ..Results suggest that with adequate training and ongoing role support, nurses in inpatient settings could play active roles in interdisciplinary initiatives to address unhealthy alcohol use among hospitalized patients. ..
  14. doi request reprint Pennsylvania SBIRT Medical and Residency Training: developing, implementing, and evaluating an evidenced-based program
    Janice L Pringle
    Peru, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Subst Abus 33:292-7. 2012
    ..This brief report describes the design of the SMaRT program curriculum, implementation across settings and programs, and its evaluation methods...
  15. pmc Provider, patient, and family perspectives of adolescent alcohol use and treatment in rural settings
    Adam J Gordon
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Rural Health 27:81-90. 2011
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  16. doi request reprint A tailored curriculum of alcohol screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for nurses in inpatient settings
    Lauren M Broyles
    Lauren M Boyles, PhD, RN, and Adam J Gordon, MD, MPH, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, and Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Kevin L Kraemer, MD, MSc, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Caroline Kengor, MPH, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania
    J Addict Nurs 24:130-41. 2013
    ..Comprehensive workforce and organizational development of inpatient and nurse-delivered SBIRT may provide the means to address the entire spectrum of unhealthy alcohol use across healthcare settings. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Implementation of buprenorphine in the Veterans Health Administration: results of the first 3 years
    Adam J Gordon
    VISN 4 Mental Illness, Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Mailcode 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:292-6. 2007
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  18. pmc The Allegheny initiative for mental health integration for the homeless: integrating heterogeneous health services for homeless persons
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center of Co Morbidity VISN 4, The Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:401-5. 2007
    ..For a modest investment, AIM-HIGH demonstrated that integration of medical and behavioral health services for homeless persons can occur in a large urban environment...
  19. ncbi request reprint How harmful is hazardous alcohol use and abuse in HIV infection: do health care providers know who is at risk?
    Joseph Conigliaro
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:521-5. 2003
    ..Health care providers should routinely screen and counsel patients regarding alcohol problems as part of standard of care to minimize disease progression and bone marrow and hepatic toxicity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treating addiction with tunes: a systematic review of music therapy for the treatment of patients with addictions
    Kara L Mays
    VISN 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Subst Abus 29:51-9. 2008
    ..Music therapy sessions reported were additive, not independent, treatment modalities. In the literature, no consensus exists regarding of the efficacy of music therapy as treatment for patients with addictions...
  21. ncbi request reprint A Taxonomy of medical comorbidity for veterans who are homeless
    Gerald Goldstein
    Mental Illness and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:991-1005. 2008
    ..Medical health problems are common and heterogeneous in homeless individuals. Classifications of these problems may be useful in planning treatment and predicting outcome...
  22. pmc Update in addiction medicine for the generalist
    Adam J Gordon
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1190-4. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Confronting inadvertent stigma and pejorative language in addiction scholarship: a recognition and response
    Lauren M Broyles
    a Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion CHERP, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 35:217-21. 2014
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  24. ncbi request reprint Development of the Primary Care Quality-Homeless (PCQ-H) Instrument: A Practical Survey of Homeless Patients' Experiences in Primary Care
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, School of Medicine Department of Social Work, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, RI University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Health Related Professions, Birmingham, AL George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO VA Pittsburgh Health Care System, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, Boston, MA Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL VA Desert Pacific Mental Illness Research Education and Clinic Center MIRECC Department of Psychiatry, Greater Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, AL Johns Hopkins University, Center on Aging and Health, Baltimore University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD
    Med Care 52:734-42. 2014
    ..Patient experience questionnaires could permit assessment of patient-centered medical homes for this population, but standard instruments may not reflect homeless patients' priorities and concerns...
  25. doi request reprint A scoping review of interdisciplinary collaboration in addictions education and training
    Lauren M Broyles
    Lauren M Broyles, PhD, RN, and Adam J Gordon, MD, MPH, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion and Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania James W Conley, BA, Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania John D Harding Jr, BA, Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    J Addict Nurs 24:29-36; quiz 37-8. 2013
    ..We conclude with recommendations to support ICAE as a new paradigm for addictions education for all health professionals. ..
  26. pmc Predictive Utility of Brief Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) for human immunodeficiency virus antiretroviral medication nonadherence
    Lauren Matukaitis Broyles
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Subst Abus 32:252-61. 2011
    ..The AUDIT-C shows potential as an indirect screening tool for both at-risk drinking and ART nonadherence, underscoring the relationship between alcohol and chronic disease management...
  27. pmc Screening and brief intervention for underage drinkers
    Duncan B Clark
    Division of Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:380-91. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, advances in clinical methods and progress on reimbursement policies have made screening and brief intervention for underage drinking more feasible in general health care practice...
  28. pmc Cost-effectiveness of alternative approaches for motivating activity in sedentary adults: results of Project STRIDE
    Mary Ann Sevick
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prev Med 45:54-61. 2007
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of non-face-to-face interventions for increasing physical activity in sedentary adults. The study took place in Providence, Rhode Island between the years 2000 and 2004...
  29. ncbi request reprint Role of alcohol in determining human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-relevant outcomes: A conceptual model to guide the implementation of evidence-based interventions into practice
    Joseph Conigliaro
    Program for Quality, Safety and Patient Rights, Department of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Med Care 44:S1-6. 2006
  30. pmc An experimental study of the agreement of self-administration and telephone administration of the Timeline Followback interview
    Stephen A Maisto
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, 430 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:468-71. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if the TLFB could be used effectively by self-administration compared with the more costly telephone interview in a large, multisite observational study of HIV-positive and HIV-negative adults...
  31. ncbi request reprint Violent criminal behavior and perspectives on treatment of criminality in opiate treatment
    Darren M Mays
    Emory University, Atlanta GA, USA
    Subst Abus 26:33-42. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint The debt repayment paradox for VA clinical investigators
    Bevanne Bean-Mayberry
    JAMA 291:2316; author reply 2316. 2004
  33. pmc Decreased alcohol consumption in outpatient drinkers is associated with improved quality of life and fewer alcohol-related consequences
    Kevin L Kraemer
    Center for Research on Health Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:382-6. 2002
    ..037) scores and had fewer alcohol-related consequences (P <.001) when compared to those with a <30% decrease. These findings suggest another benefit of alcohol screening and intervention in the primary care setting...