Alok Madan

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interprofessional collaborative care reduces excess service utilization among individuals with chronic pancreatitis
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Manager of Quality and Outcomes for the Mental Health Service Line, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:41-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain among liver transplant candidates
    Alok Madan
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Prog Transplant 22:379-84. 2012
  3. pmc More than black and white: differences in predictors of obesity among Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders and European Americans
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1325-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Beyond rose colored glasses: the adaptive role of depressive and anxious symptoms among individuals with heart failure who were evaluated for transplantation
    A Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E223-31. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A new approach to tracking the harmfulness of medical errors in health care systems
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:298-303. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes assessment in behavioral healthcare: searching for practical solutions
    Alok Madan
    Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:30-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing historical compliance with medical recommendations among transplant candidates: preliminary findings
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, 1 South, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Prog Transplant 20:47-52, 95. 2010
  8. pmc A randomized, controlled investigation of motor cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) effects on quantitative sensory measures in healthy adults: evaluation of TMS device parameters
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin J Pain 27:486-94. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A pilot functional MRI study of the effects of prefrontal rTMS on pain perception
    Laura Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Pain Med 14:999-1009. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A pilot study of the tolerability and effects of high-definition transcranial direct current stimulation (HD-tDCS) on pain perception
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Pain 13:112-20. 2012

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Interprofessional collaborative care reduces excess service utilization among individuals with chronic pancreatitis
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Manager of Quality and Outcomes for the Mental Health Service Line, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:41-6. 2013
    ..Excess inpatient service utilization within this patient population prompted a performance improvement initiative at a large academic medical center...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain among liver transplant candidates
    Alok Madan
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Prog Transplant 22:379-84. 2012
    ..Appropriate pain assessment and management are important areas of consideration as treatment options are limited...
  3. pmc More than black and white: differences in predictors of obesity among Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders and European Americans
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1325-8. 2012
    ..Further, these results support the consideration of Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders as a distinct racial/ethnic subgroup separate from other Asian populations...
  4. doi request reprint Beyond rose colored glasses: the adaptive role of depressive and anxious symptoms among individuals with heart failure who were evaluated for transplantation
    A Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E223-31. 2012
    ..Future research should assess communication between the patient and providers to further elucidate the potential relationship between psychiatric symptoms, service utilization/hospitalization, and mortality in this patient population...
  5. doi request reprint A new approach to tracking the harmfulness of medical errors in health care systems
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:298-303. 2010
    ..A cubic model fit the data best and provided weights for each of the harm-score categories. This preliminary study proposes a methodology for quantifying harm scores...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes assessment in behavioral healthcare: searching for practical solutions
    Alok Madan
    Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:30-7. 2008
    ..The costs and benefits of this system are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing historical compliance with medical recommendations among transplant candidates: preliminary findings
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, 1 South, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Prog Transplant 20:47-52, 95. 2010
    ..Noncompliance with medical recommendations by transplant candidates and recipients carries serious consequences for morbidity and mortality. Few patient-specific, objective measures for assessing historical compliance exist...
  8. pmc A randomized, controlled investigation of motor cortex transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) effects on quantitative sensory measures in healthy adults: evaluation of TMS device parameters
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin J Pain 27:486-94. 2011
    ..Further, there is considerable inconsistency between studies with respect to laboratory pain measurement procedures, TMS treatment parameters, sophistication of the sham methods, and sample sizes...
  9. doi request reprint A pilot functional MRI study of the effects of prefrontal rTMS on pain perception
    Laura Martin
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Pain Med 14:999-1009. 2013
    ..The present exploratory pilot study used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to examine the effects of left prefrontal rTMS on brain activity and pain perception...
  10. doi request reprint A pilot study of the tolerability and effects of high-definition transcranial direct current stimulation (HD-tDCS) on pain perception
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Pain 13:112-20. 2012
    ..Future studies are warranted to investigate HD-tDCS in other applications, and to examine further its potential to affect pain perception...
  11. doi request reprint Feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of transcranial direct current stimulation for decreasing post-ERCP pain: a randomized, sham-controlled, pilot study
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:1158-64. 2011
    ..No studies have examined the analgesic effects of tDCS immediately after surgical/endoscopic procedures. Endoscopy investigating abdominal pain, especially ERCP, can cause significant postprocedural pain...
  12. doi request reprint Systematic investigation of initiatives to reduce seclusion and restraint in a state psychiatric hospital
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, North, Institute of Psychiatry, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:477-83. 2011
    ..This study used an experimental design to examine the effect of systematic implementation of behavioral interventions on the rate of seclusion and restraint in an inpatient psychiatric hospital...
  13. pmc Depressive Symptoms, Pain, and Quality of Life among Patients with Nonalcohol-Related Chronic Pancreatitis
    Wendy E Balliet
    Division of Biobehavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Treat 2012:978646. 2012
    ..Thus, routine screening for depressive symptomology among patients with nonalcoholic pancreatitis may be warranted...
  14. doi request reprint Prefrontal cortex transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) temporarily reduces food cravings and increases the self-reported ability to resist food in adults with frequent food craving
    Rachel L Goldman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 1 South, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Appetite 56:741-6. 2011
    ..These findings in healthy subjects indicate that tDCS is able to temporarily reduce food cravings and improve the self-reported ability to resist foods...
  15. pmc Development and evaluation of a portable sham transcranial magnetic stimulation system
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 1:52-9. 2008
    ..Portability will likely become more and more important as TMS applications expand into different clinical areas (eg, TMS in the postanesthesia care unit after surgery)...
  16. pmc Fast left prefrontal rTMS acutely suppresses analgesic effects of perceived controllability on the emotional component of pain experience
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Pain 152:182-7. 2011
    ..Despite evidence that prefrontal TMS can have analgesic effects, fast left prefrontal TMS appears to acutely suppress analgesia associated with perceived-control. This effect may be limited to the emotional dimension of pain experience...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) reduces postsurgical opioid consumption in total knee arthroplasty (TKA)
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    Clin J Pain 29:925-8. 2013
    ..The present study examined the effects of 4 sessions of tDCS on post-TKA pain and opioid consumption...
  18. doi request reprint Executive control circuitry differentiates degree of success in weight loss following gastric-bypass surgery
    Rachel L Goldman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:2189-96. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether, after gastric-bypass surgery, the degree of weight loss can be differentiated based on the neural response to food cues...
  19. pmc Depression and Anxiety Symptoms Relate to Distinct Components of Pain Experience among Patients with Breast Cancer
    Sarah K Galloway
    Division of Biobehavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, 1 South, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Treat 2012:851276. 2012
    ..State anxiety serves as a predictor of the sensory dimension of the pain experience, whereas depression serves as a predictor of the affective dimension of the pain experience...
  20. doi request reprint Excess health care service utilization and costs associated with underrecognition of psychiatric comorbidity in a medical/surgical inpatient setting
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 20:98-102. 2011
    ..Thus, the criteria used to determine whether or not a psychiatry consultation is triggered, and the timing of the consultation request need further study...
  21. doi request reprint Pain control and quality of life after pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation for chronic pancreatitis
    Katherine Morgan
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:129-33; discussion 133-4. 2012
    ..Improved quality of life scores and decreased daily narcotic use, as indicators of successful pain relief, are expected after total pancreatectomy. These outcomes and their relationship have not been well examined in this patient group...
  22. pmc Food cravings and the effects of left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation using an improved sham condition
    Kelly S Barth
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:9. 2011
    ..A sham condition which matches the painfulness is important to understand the true effects of TMS on behaviors and diseases...
  23. doi request reprint Routine assessment of patient-reported outcomes in behavioral health: room for improvement
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:70-81. 2010
    ..The system also allows for administrative evaluation of overall clinic performance. The costs and benefits of this system are discussed...
  24. pmc A pilot study investigating the effects of fast left prefrontal rTMS on chronic neuropathic pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Pain Med 10:840-9. 2009
    ..It is unclear whether the motor cortex is the only effective cortical target for managing neuropathic pain, and no published studies to date have investigated the effects of prefrontal stimulation on neuropathic pain...
  25. pmc Prevalence of Chest Pain, Depression, Somatization, Anxiety, Global Distress, and Substance Use among Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients
    Eva R Serber
    Division of Bio Behavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Treat 2012:138680. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to examine this paradigm...
  26. doi request reprint A parametric control chart adjustment for handling serial dependence in health care quality data
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:154-61. 2008
    ..The autocorrelation-corrected X-S chart demonstrates better type I error control with similar power to the original chart and may offer quality managers an important tool for appropriately handling autocorrelated quality data...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluating initiatives to reduce seclusion and restraint
    Sue Hardesty
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Healthc Qual 29:46-55. 2007
    ..Early experiences with this model psychiatry from a hospital manager's perspective sanctuary trauma are discussed, along with the costs and benefits of using it...
  28. doi request reprint An empirical evaluation of cusum control charts for use in robust quality control of surgical and binary outcomes
    Marco D Huesch
    Duke University, Durham, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:218-26. 2008
    ..We demonstrate the value of using the Cumulative Sum chart, which is shown to be relatively robust to serial correlation, and much more efficient and effective than existing control charts...