Frances Lynch

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Incremental cost-effectiveness of combined therapy vs medication only for youth with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor-resistant depression: treatment of SSRI-resistant depression in adolescents trial findings
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:253-62. 2011
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of guided self-help treatment for recurrent binge eating
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:322-33. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a tailored intervention to increase screening in HMO women overdue for Pap test and mammography services
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 38:403-11. 2004
  4. pmc Overcoming Depression on the Internet (ODIN) (2): a randomized trial of a self-help depression skills program with reminders
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e16. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Guided self-help treatment for recurrent binge eating: replication and extension
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:367-73. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized effectiveness trial of brief cognitive-behavioral therapy for depressed adolescents receiving antidepressant medication
    Gregory Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:888-98. 2005
  7. pmc A primary care-based, multicomponent lifestyle intervention for overweight adolescent females
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e611-20. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Health-service use in women with binge eating disorders
    John F Dickerson
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:524-30. 2011
  9. pmc Recruitment for a guided self-help binge eating trial: potential lessons for implementing programs in everyday practice settings
    Lynn L DeBar
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 30:326-33. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of psychotropic agents in preschool children: associated symptoms, diagnoses, and health care services in a health maintenance organization
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:150-7. 2003

Research Grants

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Publications22

  1. pmc Incremental cost-effectiveness of combined therapy vs medication only for youth with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor-resistant depression: treatment of SSRI-resistant depression in adolescents trial findings
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97212, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:253-62. 2011
    ..Many youth with depression do not respond to initial treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), and this is associated with higher costs. More effective treatment for these youth may be cost-effective...
  2. pmc Cost-effectiveness of guided self-help treatment for recurrent binge eating
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:322-33. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a tailored intervention to increase screening in HMO women overdue for Pap test and mammography services
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 38:403-11. 2004
    ..Research has established the societal cost-effectiveness of providing breast and cervical cancer screening to women. Less is known about the cost of motivating women significantly overdue for services to receive screening...
  4. pmc Overcoming Depression on the Internet (ODIN) (2): a randomized trial of a self-help depression skills program with reminders
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e16. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that methods to increase participant usage of the intervention, such as postcard or telephone reminders, might result in significant effects on depression...
  5. doi request reprint Guided self-help treatment for recurrent binge eating: replication and extension
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:367-73. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized effectiveness trial of brief cognitive-behavioral therapy for depressed adolescents receiving antidepressant medication
    Gregory Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:888-98. 2005
    ..To test a collaborative-care, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) program adjunctive to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) treatment in HMO pediatric primary care...
  7. pmc A primary care-based, multicomponent lifestyle intervention for overweight adolescent females
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e611-20. 2012
    ..This study evaluated a primary care-based, multicomponent lifestyle intervention specifically tailored for overweight adolescent females...
  8. doi request reprint Health-service use in women with binge eating disorders
    John F Dickerson
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:524-30. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Recruitment for a guided self-help binge eating trial: potential lessons for implementing programs in everyday practice settings
    Lynn L DeBar
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 30:326-33. 2009
    ..To explore effects of various recruitment strategies on randomized clinical trial (RCT)-entry characteristics for patients with eating disorders within an everyday health-plan practice setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of psychotropic agents in preschool children: associated symptoms, diagnoses, and health care services in a health maintenance organization
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:150-7. 2003
    ..Recent pharmacoepidemiological reports have contributed to concerns about frequent and perhaps indiscriminate psychopharmacotherapy for very young children...
  11. pmc Overcoming depression on the Internet (ODIN): a randomized controlled trial of an Internet depression skills intervention program
    Greg Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Med Internet Res 4:E14. 2002
    ..We created an Internet-based, cognitive therapy, self-help program to be used as a stand-alone intervention for mild-to-moderate depression, or as an adjunct to traditional services for more severe depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint The state of cost-effectiveness analysis in American managed care
    Richard T Meenan
    Senior Investigator and Assistant Program Director, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 6:229-37. 2006
    ..Its limited use within managed care is especially striking given the industry's stated interest in efficient healthcare and historically unstable finances in the face of continually rising healthcare costs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medical cost-offset following treatment referral for alcohol and other drug use disorders in a group model HMO
    Michael R Polen
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 33:335-46. 2006
    ..In the interviewed sample, better treatment outcomes did not predict lower subsequent medical costs. Multiple treatment episodes may hold promise for producing cost-offsets...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to prevent depression in at-risk teens
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1241-8. 2005
    ..Depression is common in adolescent offspring of depressed parents and can be prevented, but adoption of prevention programs is dependent on the balance of their incremental costs and benefits...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender-based structural models of health care costs: alcohol use, physical health, mental health, and functioning
    Carla A Green
    Oregon Health and Science University and Affiliate Investigator Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 7:107-25. 2004
    ..g. alcohol consumption and depression)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Talk about costs: health care professionals' views about expenses related to substance abuse treatment
    Carla A Green
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 31:483-94. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Healthcare use by children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder with and without psychiatric comorbidities
    Lynn L DeBar
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:312-23. 2004
    ..ADHD and other psychiatric comorbidities lead to higher use of specialty mental health services and greater use of psychotropic medications...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in outcomes in an HMO-based substance abuse treatment program
    Carla A Green
    Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Portland, USA
    J Addict Dis 23:47-70. 2004
    ..Clinicians targeting such factors differentially for men and women may enhance the effectiveness of treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in predictors of initiation, retention, and completion in an HMO-based substance abuse treatment program
    Carla A Green
    Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 S W Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:285-95. 2002
    ..Clinical implications of results are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Group cognitive-behavioral treatment for depressed adolescent offspring of depressed parents in a health maintenance organization
    Gregory N Clarke
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1098, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:305-13. 2002
    ..A randomized, controlled effectiveness trial of group cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for depressed adolescent offspring of depressed parents in a health maintenance organization (HMO) was conducted...
  21. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment duration for Medicaid versus commercial clients in a health maintenance organization
    Bentson H McFarland
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, and the Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Med Care 44:601-6. 2006
    ..As Medicaid clients have come to be enrolled in managed care, concerns have arisen about the ability of private sector systems to meet the needs of enrollees with substance abuse problems...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estimating the economic burden of depression in children and adolescents
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227 1098, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S143-51. 2006
    ..This paper reviews data currently available on the cost of depression in childhood and the cost effectiveness of interventions to treat and prevent depression in this population...

Research Grants8

  1. DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT COSTS OF MEDICAID CLIENTS IN AN HMO
    Frances Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Policy makers especially need cost data on sub-groups of the Medicaid population such as children and youth. ..
  2. Cost and Health Outcomes of Risky Drinking in an HMO
    Frances Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. Measurement of Family Costs of Child Mental Illness
    Frances Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Health-related Quality of Life in Teens with Depression
    Frances L Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Improved measurement of the impact of depression on teen's quality of life would aid in evaluating new treatments and in setting public health policies to address teen depression. ..