Amy M Kilbourne

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder in late life: future directions in efficacy and effectiveness research
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Mailstop 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:10-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Algorithm for assessing patients' adherence to oral hypoglycemic medication
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 62:198-204. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical, psychosocial, and treatment differences in minority patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:89-97. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint How does depression influence diabetes medication adherence in older patients?
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, General Internal Medicine 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:202-10. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint General-medical conditions in older patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:250-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of clinical information technology in depression care management
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, School of Medicine, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:54-64. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The burden of general medical conditions in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:471-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for substance use disorders in patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:73-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychotropic medication use by race among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Mailstop 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:123-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of mental disorders in VA primary care practices
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:208-14. 2006

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder in late life: future directions in efficacy and effectiveness research
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Mailstop 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:10-7. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Algorithm for assessing patients' adherence to oral hypoglycemic medication
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 62:198-204. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical, psychosocial, and treatment differences in minority patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:89-97. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint How does depression influence diabetes medication adherence in older patients?
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, General Internal Medicine 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:202-10. 2005
    ..Using various measures (electronic monitoring, patient/provider report, pharmacy data), the authors assessed the association between depression and diabetes medication adherence among older patients with Type 2 diabetes...
  5. ncbi request reprint General-medical conditions in older patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151 C, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:250-4. 2005
    ..The burden of medical comorbidities was compared between older (> or =60 years) and younger patients with serious mental illness...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of clinical information technology in depression care management
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, School of Medicine, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:54-64. 2006
    ..g., web-based formats). Finally, we discuss some implications of clinical information technology for health care practices and policy makers...
  7. ncbi request reprint The burden of general medical conditions in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:471-7. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for substance use disorders in patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:73-7. 2006
    ..9%, 63.2%, and 62.2%, respectively; chi(2) = 72.25, df = 2, p <. 001). Greater efforts are needed to diagnose and treat SUDs in patients with serious mental illness, particularly for those with bipolar disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychotropic medication use by race among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Mailstop 151C U, University Drive C, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:123-6. 2006
    ..This study investigated whether race was associated with patterns of psychotropic medication use among veterans with bipolar disorder...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of mental disorders in VA primary care practices
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:208-14. 2006
    ..VA primary care programs, while tending to refer for more serious mental illnesses, may also be using mental health specialists and physician extenders to provide mental health care within general medical settings...
  11. pmc Translating evidence-based depression management services to community-based primary care practices
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Milbank Q 82:631-59. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Concurrent psychiatric diagnoses by age and race among persons with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, the Department of Veterans Affairs VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:931-3. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Burden of general medical conditions among individuals with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:368-73. 2004
    ..We determined the prevalence of general medical conditions in a population-based sample of patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder in the Veterans Administration (VA)...
  14. pmc Clinical importance of HIV and depressive symptoms among veterans with HIV infection
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Health Care, School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:512-20. 2002
    ..To compare the clinical importance (association with illness severity and survival) of depressive and HIV symptoms among veterans with HIV infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the treatment of veterans with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Department of Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1549-55. 2005
    ..The authors examined whether African Americans, compared with whites, received guideline-concordant care for bipolar I disorder...
  16. ncbi request reprint Access to and satisfaction with care comparing patients with and without serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:383-99. 2006
    ..We compared perceived access to and satisfaction with health care between patients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI: schizophrenia or bipolar disorder) and among those with no SMI diagnosis...
  17. doi request reprint Gender differences in health-related quality of life for veterans with serious mental illness
    CARRIE FARMER TEH
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:663-9. 2008
    ..This study assessed gender differences in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in a national sample of veterans with serious mental illness...
  18. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance perceptions and medication adherence in patients with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs HSR and D South Texas Veterans Health Care System VERDICT, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, United States
    J Affect Disord 107:53-62. 2008
    ..Maintaining a beneficial therapeutic alliance with providers is one important strategy for improving adherence. We examine the association between adherence and therapeutic environment perceptions among veterans with bipolar disorder...
  19. pmc Bipolar disorder center for Pennsylvanians: implementing an effectiveness trial to improve treatment for at-risk patients
    David J Kupfer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:888-97. 2009
    ..This report highlights the methods used to recruit, screen, and enroll a cohort of difficult-to-recruit individuals with bipolar disorder...
  20. doi request reprint Improving medical and psychiatric outcomes among individuals with bipolar disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:760-8. 2008
    ..This pilot study examined a bipolar disorder medical care model (BCM) and determined whether, compared with usual care, individuals randomly assigned to receive BCM care had improved medical and psychiatric outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint From silos to bridges: meeting the general health care needs of adults with severe mental illnesses
    Marcela Horvitz-Lennon
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:659-69. 2006
    ..We discuss obstacles to clinical integration and propose strategies to address them...
  22. pmc Medical burden in late-life bipolar and major depressive disorders
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, The Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:194-200. 2008
    ..The authors compare medical burden in elderly patients with bipolar disorder with that in those with major depressive disorder...
  23. ncbi request reprint Recognition of co-occurring medical conditions among patients with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:598-602. 2006
    ..79, p < 0.001), back pain (OR = 0.81, p < 0.001), congestive heart failure (OR = 0.71, p < 0.001), and hypertension (OR = 0.77, p < 0.001). Patients with SMI were less aware of co-occurring medical conditions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the impact of irritable bowel syndrome on health-related quality of life
    Ian M Gralnek
    VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 38:782-9. 2004
    ..To compare the impact of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) on health related quality of life (HRQOI) for non-white and white IBS patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Primary care of patients with serious mental illness: your chance to make a difference
    Katherine J Gold
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1213, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:515-25. 2008
  26. pmc The relationship between religious involvement and clinical status of patients with bipolar disorder
    Mario Cruz
    Advanced Center for Intervention and Services, Research for Late life Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 12:68-76. 2010
    ..The present study assessed the association between different forms of religious involvement and the clinical status of individuals treated for bipolar disorder...
  27. pmc Advancing health disparities research within the health care system: a conceptual framework
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2113-21. 2006
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  28. ncbi request reprint Are physician-derived disease severity indices associated with health-related quality of life in patients with end-stage liver disease?
    Fasiha Kanwal
    VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:1726-32. 2004
    ..However, there are no data evaluating the associations between MELD scores and patient reports of health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-reported medication treatment adherence among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Martha Sajatovic
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5000, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:56-62. 2006
    ..Treatment nonadherence has been identified as an understudied, yet frequent, cause of relapse among patients with bipolar disorder. This study evaluated factors related to treatment adherence...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease and metabolic risk factors in male patients with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Ann Arbor National Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Research, and Evaluation Center and the Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:412-7. 2007
    ..Clinical suspicion for CVD-related conditions, as well as risk-modification strategies, in patients with serious mental illness should incorporate differences in prevalence across specific psychiatric diagnoses...
  31. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic drug and cardiovascular disease risk monitoring in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Affect Disord 102:145-51. 2007
    ..We assessed whether patients with bipolar disorder received serum drug level and toxicity monitoring for mood stabilizers and assessment of cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related risk factors attributed to atypical antipsychotic medications...
  32. doi request reprint Doctor-office collaborative care for pediatric behavioral problems: a preliminary clinical trial
    David J Kolko
    Special Services Unit, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:224-31. 2012
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and clinical benefits of an integrated mental health intervention (doctor-office collaborative care [DOCC]) vs enhanced usual care (EUC) for children with behavioral problems...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diabetes preventive care and non-traumatic lower extremity amputation rates
    Michael E Moreland
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 26:12-7. 2004
    ..External review measures can be used by administrators and cLinicians to determine trends in quality of care and patient outcomes andto provide feedback on prevention efforts...
  34. ncbi request reprint Challenges of implementing depression care management in the primary care setting
    Bea Herbeck Belnap
    Center for Research on Health Care, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 5213 25821, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:65-75. 2006
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  35. ncbi request reprint Response to symptoms among a U.S. national probability sample of adults infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:36-58. 2002
    ..Vulnerable groups were no less likely to use services for HIV-related symptoms when need for care was considered. However, disparities may exist for symptom-specific care among HIV infected persons covered by public or HMO insurance...
  36. doi request reprint A prospective study of the impact of comorbid medical disease on bipolar disorder outcomes
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Providence VA Medical Center and the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, United States
    J Affect Disord 115:355-9. 2009
    ..It is unclear which aspect of medical comorbidity is responsible: simple disease count, risk for future morbidity, or current physical burden...
  37. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care for bipolar disorder: Part II. Impact on clinical outcome, function, and costs
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center VANC, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:937-45. 2006
    ..The study addressed whether a collaborative model for chronic care, described in part I (this issue), improves outcome for bipolar disorder...
  38. doi request reprint Organizational contexts of primary care approaches for managing problem drinking
    Kathleen Schutte
    Center for Health Care Evaluation, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Menlo Park Division MPD 152 795, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:435-45. 2009
    ..However, PC-based practices were found to take more responsibility for managing patients' chronic conditions and had more staff for decision support activities...
  39. doi request reprint Enhancing multiyear guideline concordance for bipolar disorder through collaborative care
    Mark S Bauer
    Harvard Medical School and the Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research, Boston VA Healthcare System, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1244-50. 2009
    ..In a multiregion effectiveness trial in veterans with bipolar disorder, the authors assessed the effects of a collaborative care model for this disorder on guideline concordance in care over a 3-year period...
  40. doi request reprint Access-related measures and out-of-system utilization among veterans with bipolar disorder
    John F McCarthy
    U S Department of Veterans Affairs National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1035-8. 2010
    ..S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center...
  41. doi request reprint Colocated general medical care and preventable hospital admissions for veterans with serious mental illness
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Providence Department of VeteransAffairs VA Medical Center, Providence, RI02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:554-7. 2011
    ..This study examined whether veterans with serious mental illness in mental health settings with colocated general medical care had fewer hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions than veterans in other settings...
  42. doi request reprint Treatment adherence and illness insight in veterans with bipolar disorder
    Laurel A Copeland
    South Texas Veterans Health Care System, VERDICT, 7400 Merton Minter 11c6, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:16-21. 2008
    ..Odds of poor adherence increased for women, African Americans, mania, and hazardous drinking. The association of mutable factors-hazardous drinking, manic symptoms, and insight-could represent an opportunity to improve adherence...
  43. ncbi request reprint Collaborative care for bipolar disorder: part I. Intervention and implementation in a randomized effectiveness trial
    Mark S Bauer
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center VANC, Rhode Island 02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:927-36. 2006
    ..Part II (see companion article, this issue) reports clinical, functional, and overall cost outcomes of the trial...
  44. ncbi request reprint Oral health in Veterans Affairs patients diagnosed with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:42-8. 2007
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  45. ncbi request reprint Medical comorbidity and health-related quality of life in bipolar disorder across the adult age span
    Howard H Fenn
    Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry Stanford University Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System Building 348 Menlo Park Division, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 6328 94025
    J Affect Disord 86:47-60. 2005
    ..Little is known about medical comorbidity or health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in bipolar disorder across the adult age span, especially in public sector patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Social support among veterans with serious mental illness
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, 2215 Fuller Road, 48105, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:639-46. 2007
    ..We determined whether patients with serious mental illness were more likely to report low social support than those without serious mental illness...
  47. doi request reprint The continuous improvement for veterans in care: Mood Disorders (civic-md) Study, a VA-academic partnership
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Department of Veterans Affairs National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center VA SMITREC, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:483-5. 2008
    ..This column describes how the partnership formed, key elements of its success, and challenges and opportunities to inform future research partnerships...
  48. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and exercise behavior among patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:443-52. 2007
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  49. pmc Patients with Complex Chronic Diseases: perspectives on supporting self-management
    Mary Ann Sevick
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System 151 C, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:438-44. 2007
    ..The case is discussed in terms of intervention effectiveness in the areas of prevention, addiction, and self-management of single diseases. Implications for research are discussed...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms, health services, and HIV risk factors among homeless women
    Amy M Kilbourne
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 13:49-65. 2002
    ..Homeless women who are substance abusers are vulnerable to HIV risk behaviors. Risk reduction interventions for homeless women should be implemented through substance abuse and intensive case management programs...
  51. pmc Underdiagnosis of depression in HIV: who are we missing?
    Steven M Asch
    VA Los Angeles Healthcare System and UCLA Department of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:450-60. 2003
    ..To determine the sociodemographic and service delivery correlates of depression underdiagnosis in HIV...
  52. ncbi request reprint Datapoints: self-reported access to general medical and psychiatric care among veterans with bipolar disorder
    John E Zeber
    Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Service HSR and D, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, 7400 Merton Minter Blvd 11C6, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:740. 2007
  53. ncbi request reprint Improving care for patients with serious mental illness
    Katherine J Gold
    Am Fam Physician 78:314-5. 2008
  54. ncbi request reprint Executive function and employment status among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Lori Altshuler
    Department of Psychiatry, West Los Angeles Healthcare Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1441-7. 2007
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  55. doi request reprint Improving integrated general medical and mental health services in community-based practices
    Amy M Kilbourne
    Department of Veterans Affairs, National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:337-45. 2008
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  56. ncbi request reprint Differences in symptom expression in older HIV-positive patients: The Veterans Aging Cohort 3 Site Study and HIV Cost and Service Utilization Study experience
    David S Zingmond
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of Southern California at Los Angeles, 90095 1736, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S84-92. 2003
    ..Nonwhites appeared less likely to report symptoms. Age is a determinant of reporting certain symptoms in HIV disease but may be masked or accentuated by other factors such as race...
  57. pmc Prevalence and predictors of HIV testing among a probability sample of homeless women in Los Angeles County
    Brooke Herndon
    General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:261-9. 2003
    ..To describe the prevalence and predictors of HIV testing in a probability cluster sample of urban homeless women...
  58. ncbi request reprint The research-to-practice gap in mood disorders: a role for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Ann Arbor Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:502-4. 2007
  59. ncbi request reprint Hospital care for low-risk patients with acute, nonvariceal upper GI hemorrhage: a comparison of neighboring community and tertiary care centers
    Tommy T Oei
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, California 90073, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2271-8. 2002
    ..Use of the Rockall Risk score, a simple validated scoring index that predicts outcomes in UGIH, may help to identify these low risk patients...

Research Grants1

  1. Improving Care for Patients with Bipolar Disorder
    Amy Kilbourne; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Overall, this study will inform an innovative, R01 intervention that is generalizable to network-model health plans across the United States. ..