David A Adler
Affiliation: Tufts-New England Medical Center
- The impact of a pharmacist intervention on 6-month outcomes in depressed primary care patientsDavid A Adler
Department of Medicine, The Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, T NEMC, Boston, MA, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:199-209. 2004..Difficult-to-treat subgroups may benefit from pharmacists' care...
- The work impact of dysthymia in a primary care populationDavid A Adler
The Health Institute, Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:269-76. 2004..The persistence of dysthymia with its serious impact on work functioning calls out for the development of new interventions...
- Job performance deficits due to depressionDavid A Adler
The Health Institute, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington St, No 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:1569-76. 2006..This study assessed the relationship between depression severity and job performance among employed primary care patients...
- Description of a clinical pharmacist intervention administered to primary care patients with depressionKathleen M Bungay
The Health Institute, The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Department of Medicine, Tufts New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:210-8. 2004..Research that identifies relationships between the components (active ingredients) of an intervention and the outcomes of care will benefit future intervention strategies and contribute to improved and efficient care...
- Unemployment, job retention, and productivity loss among employees with depressionDebra Lerner
Health Institute, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:1371-8. 2004..This study comprehensively assessed the work outcomes of employees with depression...
- Antidepressant use: concordance between self-report and claims recordsAnne Kwon
Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
Med Care 41:368-74. 2003..Researchers need valid methods to assess whether patients are taking their antidepressant medications. Two important sources of data on drug exposure are patients' self-reports and pharmacy claims...
- Work performance of employees with depression: the impact of work stressorsDebra Lerner
Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Am J Health Promot 24:205-13. 2010..Depressed employees are vulnerable to adverse work outcomes. We hypothesized that work performance is impaired by depression and is worsened by exposure to psychosocial work stressors...
- Depression screening instruments made good severity measures in a cross-sectional analysisWilliam H Rogers
The Health Institute, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts-New England Medical Center (T-NEMC, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 58:370-7. 2005..Good screeners for depression can also be good severity instruments. Exploiting screeners as severity instruments can significantly reduce response burden without sacrificing performance...
- The clinical and occupational correlates of work productivity loss among employed patients with depressionDebra Lerner
The Health Institute, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Occup Environ Med 46:S46-55. 2004..05 in 3/5 models). The Work Limitations Questionnaire can help employers to reduce productivity loss by identifying health and productivity improvement priorities...
- Psychiatric status and work performance of veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi FreedomDavid A Adler
Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
Psychiatr Serv 62:39-46. 2011..This cross-sectional study investigated the relationship between psychiatric diagnosis and impaired work functioning among American service members returning from Operation Iraqi Freedom-Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF-OIF)...
- Assessing the performance of a new depression screener for primary care (PC-SAD)William H Rogers
The Health Institute, Division of Clinical Care Research, Department of Medicine, New England Medical Center (NEMC, 750 Washington Street, Box 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 55:164-75. 2002..Investigators, clinicians, and health plans that want a DSM-IV-based depression screener can choose from among these three instruments, with known tradeoffs in sensitivity, respondent burden, and readability...
- Screening for depressive disorders in patients with skin diseases: a comparison of three screenersAngelo Picardi
Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Acta Derm Venereol 85:414-9. 2005..Although screening programmes might be useful, they should be supplemented by quality improvement programmes and by the development of consultation-liaison services...
- Difficult patients: within themselves and with caregiversDavid A Adler
Psychiatr Serv 57:767. 2006
- Psychiatrists and primary caring: what are our boundaries of responsibility?Lisa B Dixon
Psychiatr Serv 58:600-2. 2007..Characteristics of the setting, practitioner, and patient that affect how such responsibilities are fulfilled are also discussed...