Ira R Katz

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Changes in suicide rates and in mental health staffing in the veterans health administration, 2005-2009
    Ira R Katz
    Philadelphia VA Medical Center, University and Woodland Avenues, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:620-5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A daily diary study of late-life depression
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:270-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of executive function in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:140-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint An assessment of suicide in an urban VA Medical Center
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, USA
    Psychiatry 65:327-37. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin causes changes in affective processes in elderly volunteers
    Knashawn Morales
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:70-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Older adult report of change in depressive symptoms as a treatment decision tool
    Catherine J Datto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:627-31. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine transporter imaging correlates with anxiety and depression symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Nucl Med 46:227-32. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression treatment on depressive symptoms in older adulthood: the moderating role of pain
    Shahrzad Mavandadi
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:202-11. 2007
  9. pmc Antidepressant studies in Parkinson's disease: a review and meta-analysis
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1161-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Probing for affective side effects of drugs used in geriatric practice: use of daily diaries to test for effects of metoclopramide and naproxen
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1568-75. 2005

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Changes in suicide rates and in mental health staffing in the veterans health administration, 2005-2009
    Ira R Katz
    Philadelphia VA Medical Center, University and Woodland Avenues, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:620-5. 2013
    ..This study evaluated this finding by examining variability in staffing increases between VHA's 21 regional networks (Veterans Integrated Service Networks) (VISNs) and associations with suicide rates...
  2. ncbi request reprint A daily diary study of late-life depression
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:270-9. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of executive function in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:140-4. 2005
    ..Executive impairment is common in Parkinson's disease (PD). However, it is unknown which dimensions of executive function are assessed by commonly used neuropsychological instruments and if clinical correlates of specific dimensions exist...
  4. ncbi request reprint An assessment of suicide in an urban VA Medical Center
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, USA
    Psychiatry 65:327-37. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate the importance of acknowledging that risk factors for suicide are specific to sites or populations; this information can be used in allocating resources for developing site-specific strategies for prevention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin causes changes in affective processes in elderly volunteers
    Knashawn Morales
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:70-6. 2006
    ..To test for simvastatin-induced changes in affect and affective processes in elderly volunteers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Older adult report of change in depressive symptoms as a treatment decision tool
    Catherine J Datto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:627-31. 2006
    ..To evaluate patient reports of changes in depressive symptoms as information that can be used in treatment decision-making...
  7. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine transporter imaging correlates with anxiety and depression symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Nucl Med 46:227-32. 2005
    ..We studied the correlation of striatal dopamine transporter (DAT) imaging with anxiety and depression symptoms in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression treatment on depressive symptoms in older adulthood: the moderating role of pain
    Shahrzad Mavandadi
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:202-11. 2007
    ..To investigate whether pain severity and interference with normal work activities moderate the effects of depression treatment on changes in depressive symptoms over time in older adults in primary care...
  9. pmc Antidepressant studies in Parkinson's disease: a review and meta-analysis
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1161-9. 2005
    ..In addition, PD patients may benefit less from antidepressant treatment, particularly selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, than do elderly patients without PD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Probing for affective side effects of drugs used in geriatric practice: use of daily diaries to test for effects of metoclopramide and naproxen
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1568-75. 2005
    ..If replicated, they would demonstrate that drug effects can extend beyond the intensity of affect and/or the emergence of full-fledged psychiatric disorders to include moderation of the interactions between daily events and affect...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic interventions for psychosis and agitation in neurodegenerative diseases: evidence about efficacy and safety
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:941-83, ix-x. 2005
  12. pmc Screening, assessment, and management of depression in VA primary care clinics. The Behavioral Health Laboratory
    David W Oslin
    Philadelphia VA Medical Center and VISN 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:46-50. 2006
    ..The BHL was implemented to assist in the evaluation of patients who screened positively for depression at an annual clinical appointment or who were identified through routine care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of psychiatric and other nonmotor symptoms on disability in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:784-8. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of depression and other nonmotor symptoms on functional ability in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risperidone and falls in ambulatory nursing home residents with dementia and psychosis or agitation: secondary analysis of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Ira R Katz
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, Room 3001, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:499-508. 2004
    ..Authors evaluated the association between use/dosage of risperidone (RIS) and falls in a residential-care dementia population...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of stress-induced cortisol in the relationship between depression and decreased bone mineral density
    Patricia M Furlan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:911-7. 2005
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that cortisol mediates the relationship between bone density and depression in postmenopausal women...
  16. pmc Using a Bayesian latent growth curve model to identify trajectories of positive affect and negative events following myocardial infarction
    Michael R Elliott
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 612 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Biostatistics 6:119-43. 2005
    ..We consider whether latent class models might be used to distinguish patients on the basis of trajectories of observed affect scores, reported events, and presence or absence of clinical depression...
  17. ncbi request reprint Using the minimum data set 2.0 mood disturbance items as a self-report screening instrument for depression in nursing home residents
    Katy Ruckdeschel
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry and Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:43-9. 2004
    ..0 (MDS) Mood Disturbance items could be administered by self-report. They compared the MDS to the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) in terms of its association with depression diagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cause of death in veterans receiving general medical and mental health care
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3535 Market Street, Room 3400, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:789-92. 2002