Affiliation: The Ohio State University
- Computerized adaptive measurement of depression: a simulation studyWilliam Gardner
Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute and Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
BMC Psychiatry 4:13. 2004..We developed a computerized adaptive version of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI). We examined its efficiency and its usefulness in identifying Major Depressive Episodes (MDE) and in measuring depression severity...
- Organizational capacity to deliver effective treatments for children and adolescentsKelly Kelleher
Adm Policy Ment Health 37:89-94. 2010....
- Psychiatric and medical health care policies in juvenile detention facilitiesKathleen A Pajer
Columbus Children s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1660-7. 2007..Little is known about policies for the delivery of mental and physical health care in these settings. Our objective was to describe current health care policies in U.S. detention facilities...
- Using technology to enhance prevention services for children in primary careTeresa W Julian
Center for Innovation in Pediatrics Practice, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
J Prim Prev 28:155-65. 2007..This information is presented in the hopes of generating discussion about the utility of computer based support for prevention services in primary care settings. Additional steps to optimize the care of patients are also described...
- Nonfatal injuries among US children with disabling conditionsHuiyun Xiang
Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH 43205, USA
Am J Public Health 95:1970-5. 2005..Disability was defined as a long-term reduction in the ability to conduct social role activities, such as school or play, because of a chronic physical or mental condition...
- Skiing- and snowboarding-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments, 2002Huiyun Xiang
Center for Injury Research and Policy, Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205 USA
J Trauma 58:112-8. 2005..This study aims to describe the characteristics of skiing- and snowboarding-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments (EDs)...
- Follow-up care of children identified with ADHD by primary care clinicians: A prospective cohort studyWilliam Gardner
Children s Research Institute and The Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
J Pediatr 145:767-71. 2004..To document follow-up care received by children identified with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by primary care clinicians (PCCs)...
- Quality of mental health care for children: a familiar storylineKelly J Kelleher
Med Care 44:1061-3. 2006
- Variation in DVT prophylaxis for adolescent trauma patients: a survey of the Society of Trauma NursesSarah H O'Brien
Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
J Trauma Nurs 15:53-7. 2008..Use was much higher but variable among older adolescents. No consensus on deep venous thrombosis prophylaxis in adolescent trauma emerged from our survey...
- Multidimensional adaptive testing for mental health problems in primary careWilliam Gardner
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
Med Care 40:812-23. 2002..An alternative is adaptive testing, in which a computer selects the items to be asked of a patient based on the patient's previous responses. This research used a simulation to test a child mental health screen based on this technology...
- Barriers to the identification and management of psychosocial issues in children and maternal depressionSarah McCue Horwitz
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Room W G 72, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4945, USA
Pediatrics 119:e208-18. 2007..Child psychosocial issues and maternal depression are underidentified and undertreated, but we know surprisingly little about the barriers to identification and treatment of these problems by primary care pediatricians...
- In the moment: attitudinal measure of pediatrician management of maternal depressionElyse R Park
Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Ambul Pediatr 7:239-46. 2007..We sought to develop a measure of pediatricians' attitudes about managing maternal depression and to identify characteristics associated with pediatricians' attitudes about managing maternal depression...
- Health-care use and expenditures for children in special education with special health-care needs: is dual classification a marker for high use?Laura Sices
Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Public Health Rep 122:531-40. 2007....
- Parent-provider communication and parental satisfaction with care of children with psychosocial problemsChantelle Nobile Hart
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, USA
Patient Educ Couns 68:179-85. 2007..The objective of the present paper was to determine the association between parent-provider communication and parent ratings of satisfaction and quality of care for a group of parents of children identified with a psychosocial problem...
- Exclusions and limitations in children's behavioral health care coveragePamela B Peele
University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:591-4. 2002..The objective of this study was to identify benefit limits, diagnostic exclusions, and service exclusions of private behavioral health care plans that can influence the delivery of care to children...
- Incarceration and psychotropic drug use by youthAlison Evans Cuellar
Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, 600 W 168th St, Sixth Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:219-24. 2008..To determine changes in psychotropic medication use before and after juvenile justice incarceration, contrasting stays in long-stay commitment facilities and short-stay detention facilities...
- Identifying, treating, and referring traumatized children: the role of pediatric providersJudith A Cohen
Department of Psychiatry, Allegheny General Hospital, Drexel University College of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:447-52. 2008....
- Trial of computerized screening for adolescent behavioral concernsJack Stevens
Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, 899 East Broad, 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Pediatrics 121:1099-105. 2008..The goal of this randomized, controlled trial was to determine whether computerized screening with real-time printing of results for pediatricians increased the identification of these adolescent behavioral concerns...
- Parent/caregiver satisfaction with their child's Medicaid plan and behavioral health providersCraig Anne Heflinger
Department of Human and Organizational Development, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 6:23-32. 2004..However, satisfaction ratings for Medicaid FFS plans were significantly more positive than those for Medicaid MC plans...
- Management of pediatric mental disorders in primary care: where are we now and where are we going?Kelly J Kelleher
Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 18:649-53. 2006..Our goal is to advance the integration of behavioral health services into primary care...
- Profiling hospitals for length of stay for treatment of psychiatric disordersJeffrey S Harman
Department of Health Services Administration, 101 S Newell Dr, Room 4135, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 31:66-74. 2004..Unlike health services for other conditions, the variation in LOS for inpatient psychiatric treatment of depression and schizophrenia is quite dependent upon hospitals...
- Ethnic and regional differences in primary care visits for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorderJack Stevens
Division of Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43213, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 25:318-25. 2004..Ethnic disparities in primary mental health care appear to exist for ADHD and not for other mental disorders pooled together...
- A multi-site study of Medicaid-funded managed care versus fee-for-service plans' effects on mental health service utilization of children with severe emotional disturbanceJudith A Cook
J Behav Health Serv Res 31:384-402. 2004....
- Barriers to mental health referral from pediatric primary care settingsNatalie Walders
Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Am J Manag Care 9:677-83. 2003..To examine the frequency of barriers to mental health referral according to pediatric primary care physician (PCP) report and to identify factors related to perceptions of referral barriers for patients with managed care coverage...
- Race/ethnicity and insurance status as factors associated with ADHD treatment patternsJack Stevens
Ohio State University Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:88-96. 2005..Implications for expanding childhood health insurance coverage, and for future work on minority mental health care in regard to ADHD, are discussed...
- Effects of alcohol and drug use on inpatient and residential treatment among youth with severe emotional disturbance in Medicaid-funded behavioral health care plansJudith A Cook
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60603, USA
J Psychoactive Drugs 36:463-71. 2004..These results mirror those of prior studies that found an association between substance use and greater likelihood of inpatient services, even in managed care settings...
- Delinquent youth in corrections: Medicaid and reentry into the communityRavindra A Gupta
Office of Clinical Sciences, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Pediatrics 115:1077-83. 2005
- Primary care clinicians' use of standardized tools to assess child psychosocial problemsWilliam Gardner
Department of Medicine and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
Ambul Pediatr 3:191-5. 2003..This study investigated primary care clinicians' (PCCs) use of standardized tools for psychosocial problems among children in whom they reported finding a problem...
- Sociodemographic and economic comparisons of children prescribed longer-acting versus short-acting stimulant medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorderJack Stevens
Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 32:430-7. 2005..For the most part, sociodemographic disparities in medication treatment for ADHD do not appear to exist once a diagnosis has been made...
- Persistence of intimate partner violence among families referred to child welfareCynthia D Connelly
Child and Adolescent Services Research Center University of San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
J Interpers Violence 21:774-97. 2006..The results suggest that factors related to initial risk for IPV do not affect the continuation of IPV and that patterns of IPV differ for racial and ethnic groups...
- Child sex differences in primary care clinicians' mental health care of children and adolescentsWilliam Gardner
Center for Research on Health Care Data Center, 1212 Lilliane Kaufmann Bldg, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:454-9. 2002..Sex differences in the medical and mental health care of adults are well established...