Jeffrey B Weilburg
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Radiology order entry with decision support: initial clinical experienceDaniel I Rosenthal
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:799-806. 2006..To determine whether an appropriately designed computerized order entry system for radiology can be clinically accepted and influence ordering practices...
- An overview of SSRI and SNRI therapies for depressionJeffrey B Weilburg
Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Manag Care 13:25-33. 2004..Indications, pharmacologic characteristics, and dosing and administration are outlined. Because more patients receive SSRIs in general medical versus psychiatric settings, this chapter includes information relevant to both...
- Evaluation of the adequacy of outpatient antidepressant treatmentJeffrey B Weilburg
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Wang Ambulatory Care Center, Room 815, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02144, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1233-9. 2003..This study assessed the rates and determinants of the adequacy of antidepressant treatment among all outpatients who receive antidepressants...
- Costs of antidepressant medications associated with inadequate treatmentJeffrey B Weilburg
Department of Psychiatry, General Medicine Division of Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
Am J Manag Care 10:357-65. 2004..To determine the costs of antidepressant medications used during inadequate treatment...
- QT interval and antidepressant use: a cross sectional study of electronic health recordsVictor M Castro
Partners Research Computing, Partners HealthCare System, One Constitution Center, Boston, MA 02129, USA
BMJ 346:f288. 2013..To quantify the impact of citalopram and other selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors on corrected QT interval (QTc), a marker of risk for ventricular arrhythmia, in a large and diverse clinical population...
- Treatment of cardiac risk factors among patients with schizophrenia and diabetesAnthony P Weiss
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1145-52. 2006..The appropriateness and effectiveness of the outpatient medical management of cardiac risk factors for patients with diabetes who had a diagnosis of schizophrenia or a related psychotic syndrome were examined...
- Increasing the appropriateness of outpatient imaging: effects of a barrier to ordering low-yield examinationsVartan M Vartanians
Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, 25 New Chardon St, Suite 427B, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Radiology 255:842-9. 2010....
- The neuropsychiatry of the cerebellum - insights from the clinicJeremy D Schmahmann
Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Cerebellum 6:254-67. 2007....
- Impact of concurrent medication use on statin adherence and refill persistenceRichard W Grant
General Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Arch Intern Med 164:2343-8. 2004..Effective therapy for chronic illness requires daily medication adherence (DMA) for prolonged periods. Overall medical regimen complexity may represent one barrier to successful adherence...
- Antidepressant response in patients with major depression exposed to NSAIDs: a pharmacovigilance studyPatience J Gallagher
Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Am J Psychiatry 169:1065-72. 2012..CONCLUSIONS These results support an association between NSAID use and poorer antidepressant outcomes in major depressive disorder but indicate that some of the observed effect may be a result of confounding...
- Recommendations for additional imaging in radiology reports: multifactorial analysis of 5.9 million examinationsChristopher L Sistrom
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
Radiology 253:453-61. 2009..To quantify the rates of recommendation for additional imaging (RAI) in a large number of radiology reports of different modalities and to estimate the effects of 11 clinically relevant factors...
- Does radiologist recommendation for follow-up with the same imaging modality contribute substantially to high-cost imaging volume?Susanna I Lee
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Radiology 242:857-64. 2007..To retrospectively measure repeat rates for high-cost imaging studies, determining their causes and trends, and the impact of radiologist recommendations for a repeat examination on imaging volume...
- Primary care doctor attributions for why patients did not receive adequate antidepressant treatmentPaul A Pirraglia
J Eval Clin Pract 13:473-5. 2007