Kenneth A Kobak

Summary

Affiliation: SSM Health Care
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication management and Health Plan Employer Data Information Set (HEDIS) criteria: reasons for nonadherence
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Dean Foundation for Health, Research and Education, 2711 Allen Blvd, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:727-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and burden of illness of migraine in managed care patients
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Dean Foundation for Health Education and Research, 2711 Allen Blvd, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 11:124-36. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Are the effects of rater training sustainable? Results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:534-5. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to rater training and certification in multinational trials
    Elizabeth Jeglic
    MedAvante Research Institute, Ganser Way, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:187-91. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Improving patient feedback about and outcomes with antidepressant treatment: a study in eight community pharmacies
    Nathaniel M Rickles
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 206 Mugar Life Sciences Building, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:25-32. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Rating the raters: assessing the quality of Hamilton rating scale for depression clinical interviews in two industry-sponsored clinical drug trials
    Nina Engelhardt
    MedAvante, Inc MedAvante, Ewing, NJ, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:71-4. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Why the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale endures
    Per Bech
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2396; author reply 2397-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A new approach to rater training and certification in a multicenter clinical trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    MedAvante Inc, 7601 Ganser Way, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:407-12. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Pharmacist telemonitoring of antidepressant use: effects on pharmacist-patient collaboration
    Nathaniel M Rickles
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 206 Mugar Life Sciences Building, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 45:344-53. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Interview quality and signal detection in clinical trials
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Am J Psychiatry 162:628. 2005

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication management and Health Plan Employer Data Information Set (HEDIS) criteria: reasons for nonadherence
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Dean Foundation for Health, Research and Education, 2711 Allen Blvd, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:727-32. 2002
    ..We examined the reasons for this failure through a systematic chart review...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and burden of illness of migraine in managed care patients
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Dean Foundation for Health Education and Research, 2711 Allen Blvd, Middleton, WI 53562, USA
    J Manag Care Pharm 11:124-36. 2005
    ..maintenance organization (HMO) population, using a 2-stage screening process and neurologist exam, and to examine the burden of illness associated with both previously diagnosed and previously undiagnosed migraine in this population..
  3. ncbi request reprint Are the effects of rater training sustainable? Results from a multicenter clinical trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:534-5. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to rater training and certification in multinational trials
    Elizabeth Jeglic
    MedAvante Research Institute, Ganser Way, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:187-91. 2007
    ..25 to 11.31, P=0.003. These results support the efficacy of this applied training model in improving raters' applied clinical skills in multinational trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Improving patient feedback about and outcomes with antidepressant treatment: a study in eight community pharmacies
    Nathaniel M Rickles
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 206 Mugar Life Sciences Building, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 46:25-32. 2006
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  6. ncbi request reprint Rating the raters: assessing the quality of Hamilton rating scale for depression clinical interviews in two industry-sponsored clinical drug trials
    Nina Engelhardt
    MedAvante, Inc MedAvante, Ewing, NJ, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:71-4. 2006
    ..We evaluated the quality of Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HAM-D) clinical interviews performed at baseline in 2 similar multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled depression trials sponsored by 2 pharmaceutical companies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Why the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale endures
    Per Bech
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2396; author reply 2397-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A new approach to rater training and certification in a multicenter clinical trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    MedAvante Inc, 7601 Ganser Way, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:407-12. 2005
    ..00 to 11.00, P = 0.033. Three raters failed all 3 attempts and were excluded from the study. Results support the efficacy of the approach in improving both conceptual knowledge and applied interviewing skill...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pharmacist telemonitoring of antidepressant use: effects on pharmacist-patient collaboration
    Nathaniel M Rickles
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, 206 Mugar Life Sciences Building, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 45:344-53. 2005
    ..To explore the impact of telephone-based education and monitoring by community pharmacists on multiple outcomes of pharmacist-patient collaboration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Interview quality and signal detection in clinical trials
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Am J Psychiatry 162:628. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparison of face-to-face and videoconference administration of the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Research Training Associates and MedAvante, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:231-5. 2004
    ..The study shows the psychometric equivalence of remote and face-to-face HAMD administration...
  12. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions as predictors of compliance with and response to behaviour therapy: results from a controlled trial
    David Mataix-Cols
    Department of Psychiatry, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Psychother Psychosom 71:255-62. 2002
    ..This study examined whether previously identified OCD symptom dimensions are associated with treatment compliance and response to behaviour therapy (BT) for OCD...
  13. doi request reprint Development and reliability of a structured interview guide for the Montgomery Asberg Depression Rating Scale (SIGMA)
    Janet B W Williams
    Biometrics Research Unit, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:52-8. 2008
    ..Structured and semi-structured interview guides have been found to improve reliability with other scales...