P S Appelbaum

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Competence of depressed patients for consent to research
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1380-4. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Privacy in psychiatric treatment: threats and responses
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1809-18. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambivalence codified: California's new outpatient commitment statute
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:26-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: dangerous persons, moral panic, and the uses of psychiatry
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:441-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral genetics and the punishment of crime
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:25-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Presidential address: Re-envisioning a mental health system for the United States
    Paul S Appelbaum
    American Psychiatric Assocition, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1758-62. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating incompetent defendants: the Supreme Court's decision is a tough Sell
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1335-6,1341. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The capacity to vote of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2094-100. 2005
  9. pmc Decisional capacity of patients with schizophrenia to consent to research: taking stock
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:22-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: psychiatric advance directives and the treatment of committed patients
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:751-2, 763. 2004

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Publications82

  1. ncbi request reprint Competence of depressed patients for consent to research
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1380-4. 1999
    ..This study used a new instrument for assessing depressed patients' capacities to consent to research and examined their performance, including the relation between severity of depression and extent of impairment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Privacy in psychiatric treatment: threats and responses
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1809-18. 2002
    ..The author provides an overview of the current status of privacy in psychiatric treatment, with particular attention to the effects of new federal regulations authorized by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ambivalence codified: California's new outpatient commitment statute
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:26-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: dangerous persons, moral panic, and the uses of psychiatry
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:441-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Behavioral genetics and the punishment of crime
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:25-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Presidential address: Re-envisioning a mental health system for the United States
    Paul S Appelbaum
    American Psychiatric Assocition, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1758-62. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating incompetent defendants: the Supreme Court's decision is a tough Sell
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1335-6,1341. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The capacity to vote of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2094-100. 2005
    ..This article explores how persons with Alzheimer's disease perform on these criteria...
  9. pmc Decisional capacity of patients with schizophrenia to consent to research: taking stock
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:22-5. 2006
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  10. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: psychiatric advance directives and the treatment of committed patients
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:751-2, 763. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing Kendra's Law: five years of outpatient commitment in New York
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:791-2. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: "One madman keeping loaded guns": misconceptions of mental illness and their legal consequences
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1105-6. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Legalism, postmodernism, and the vicissitudes of teaching ethics
    Paul S Appelbaum
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:164-7. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Dangerous severe personality disorders: England's experiment in using psychiatry for public protection
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:397-9. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Starving in the midst of plenty: the mental health care crisis in America
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1247-8. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Response to the presidential address--the systematic defunding of psychiatric care: a crisis at our doorstep
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1638-40. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Thinking carefully about outpatient commitment
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01605, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:347-50. 2001
    ..Acknowledging limitations in the empirical evidence favoring outpatient commitment, the author reviews key issues for policy makers to address in considering or revising these statutes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Violence and delusions: data from the MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:566-72. 2000
    ..This study explores the relationship between delusions and violence among patients recently discharged from acute psychiatric hospitalization...
  19. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: policing expert testimony: the role of professional organizations
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:389-90, 399. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Dimensional approach to delusions: comparison across types and diagnoses
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1938-43. 1999
    ..A dimensional approach to the characterization of delusions was used to examine the use of non-content-related descriptors of delusions in revealing differences across diagnostic categories and delusion types...
  21. ncbi request reprint Commentary & analysis: the Draft Act Governing Hospitalization of the Mentally Ill: its genesis and its legacy
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:190-4. 2000
    ..He includes its psychiatric context in the five-year period between 1951 and 1955 and later developments related to involuntary commitment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of therapeutic misconception in older schizophrenia patients with a brief instrument
    Laura B Dunn
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:500-6. 2006
    ..How best to assess therapeutic misconception is unclear. Also unclear is to what degree patients with severe mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, may manifest these beliefs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of capacity to consent to research among older persons with schizophrenia, Alzheimer disease, or diabetes mellitus: comparison of a 3-item questionnaire with a comprehensive standardized capacity instrument
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:726-33. 2005
    ..Also, as requirements for formal assessment of decisional capacity are becoming more common, there is a clear need to identify efficient screening methods...
  24. ncbi request reprint A new brief instrument for assessing decisional capacity for clinical research
    Dilip V Jeste
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, Bldg 13, Fourth Floor, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:966-74. 2007
    ..However, there are few reliable and validated brief tools that could be used routinely to evaluate individuals' capacity to consent to a research protocol...
  25. ncbi request reprint Violent thoughts and violent behavior following hospitalization for mental disorder
    T Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:388-98. 2000
    ..Reporting violent thoughts was significantly related to measures of psychopathy, anger, and impulsiveness...
  26. ncbi request reprint Capacity to provide informed consent for participation in schizophrenia and HIV research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1201-7. 2002
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  27. pmc A direct comparison of research decision-making capacity: schizophrenia/schizoaffective, medically ill, and non-ill subjects
    Philip J Candilis
    Law and Psychiatry Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester, MA 01655, United States
    Schizophr Res 99:350-8. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: insanity, guilty minds, and psychiatric testimony
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, 122, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1370-2. 2006
    ..However, the column highlights the points in Justice Souter's decision that may have implications for any case involving mental health issues...
  29. ncbi request reprint Competence to consent to research among long-stay inpatients with chronic schizophrenia
    Jeffrey A Kovnick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1247-52. 2003
    ..This study compared competence-related abilities of hospitalized persons with schizophrenia with those of a comparison sample of persons from the community who had never had a psychiatric hospitalization...
  30. ncbi request reprint Determining when impairment constitutes incapacity for informed consent in schizophrenia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 191:38-43. 2007
    ..Although people with schizophrenia display impaired abilities for consent, it is not known how much impairment constitutes incapacity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Willingness and competence of depressed and schizophrenic inpatients to consent to research
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Law and Psychiatry Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:144-7. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Obstacles to reform of mental health system: funding, fragmentation and fanaticism
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Law and Psychiatry Program, U Mass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester 01655, USA
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:211-3. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Correlates of treatment-related decision-making capacity among middle-aged and older patients with schizophrenia
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, the Veterans Medical Research Foundation, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:230-6. 2004
    ..We examined the range, stability, and correlates of treatment-related decisional capacity in this patient population...
  34. ncbi request reprint The history and current status of competence and informed consent in psychiatric research
    D A Pinals
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 37:82-94. 2000
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  35. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Death row delusions: when is a prisoner competent to be executed?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1258-60. 2007
    ..The Court indicated that competent prisoners must have a "rational understanding" of the reason that a death penalty is being imposed but declined to define a clear standard...
  36. ncbi request reprint Persistence and stability of delusions over time
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worster 01655, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:317-24. 2004
    ..Delusions appear to be more fluid over relatively short periods of time than has been suggested by many classic descriptions and contemporary formulations...
  37. ncbi request reprint Civil commitment--the American experience
    Stuart A Anfang
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:209-18. 2006
    ..We suggest that current American commitment practice is influenced more by economic factors and social perceptions of mental illness than by changing legal standards...
  38. ncbi request reprint Can psychiatry cross the quality chasm? Improving the quality of health care for mental and substance use conditions
    Harold Alan Pincus
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:712-9. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Treatment-related decision-making capacity in middle-aged and older patients with psychosis: a preliminary study using the MacCAT-T and HCAT
    Barton W Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:207-11. 2002
    ..Results point to the importance of assessing DMC and to the potential modifiability of initial difficulties in understanding...
  40. ncbi request reprint Use of leverage over patients' money to promote adherence to psychiatric treatment
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:294-302. 2006
    ..Family members seemed to provoke fewer negative feelings as money managers. The frequency with which money leverage is used suggests attention is needed to both the fairness of leverage and the means of minimizing negative effects...
  41. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: "depressed? Get out!": dealing with suicidal students on college campuses
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, 1051 Riverside Drive, 122, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:914-6. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Civil commitment in Turkey: reflections on a bill drafted by psychiatrists
    Rasim Arikan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 30:29-35. 2007
    ..Authors discuss the highlights of the draft within the context of Turkey's current cultural, social and judicial structure, and compare it to similar laws of other countries...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Assessment of patients' competence to consent to treatment
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Law, Ethics, and Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:1834-40. 2007
  44. doi request reprint "A fool for a client?" Mental illness and the right of self-representation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1096-8. 2008
    ..California in 1975, which established the right of criminal defendants to represent themselves; and Godinez v. Moran in 1993, which upheld the Dusky standard for trial-related competence...
  45. pmc Evaluation of "subject advocate" procedures in the Clinical Antipsychotic Trials of Intervention Effectiveness (CATIE) schizophrenia study
    T Scott Stroup
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:147-52. 2006
    ..Nonspecific benefits included good public relations and engagement of family members. Improved training regarding the procedures may be needed to achieve specific goals of enhanced patient autonomy and retention in the study...
  46. ncbi request reprint The 'quiet' crisis in mental health services
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:110-6. 2003
    ..Unless purchasers demand effective coverage of mental health treatment, mental health services will likely continue to wither away...
  47. pmc Willingness of subjects with thought disorder to participate in research
    Philip J Candilis
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:159-65. 2006
    ..Because of differences in severity of illness, cognition, and reasoning among subjects who decline to participate in research, greater attention to this population appears warranted...
  48. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Gun laws and mental illness: how sensible are the current restrictions?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:652-4. 2010
    ..The laws may deter people from seeking treatment for fear of losing the right to possess firearms and may reinforce stereotypes of persons with mental illnesses as dangerous...
  49. ncbi request reprint Consent form readability and educational levels of potential participants in mental health research
    Paul P Christopher
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:227-32. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint The therapeutic misconception: problems and solutions
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 40:V55-63. 2002
    ..The therapeutic misconception is a serious problem for informed consent in clinical research...
  51. ncbi request reprint The origins of commitment for substance abuse in the United States
    Kathleen Thomsen Hall
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:33-45; discussion 46-8. 2002
    ..The legacy of the early years of substance abuse commitment lives on...
  52. doi request reprint Privilege in the Federal Courts: should there be a "dangerous patient exception"?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:714-6. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Consent for intravenous thrombolysis in acute stroke: review and future directions
    Stephanie R White-Bateman
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:785-92. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception and the appreciation of risks in clinical trials
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1689-97. 2004
    ..The results of this research suggest that subjects often sign consents to participate in clinical trials with only the most modest appreciation of the risks and disadvantages of participation...
  55. ncbi request reprint Law enforcement interviews of hospital patients: a conundrum for clinicians
    Paul M Jones
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    JAMA 295:822-5. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in psychiatric genetics
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:343-51. 2004
    ..Neglect will lead others to set the rules that will control medical practice, including the practice of psychiatry, in the new world of genetic medicine...
  57. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception in clinical research: frequency and risk factors
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    IRB 26:1-8. 2004
  58. doi request reprint Law & psychiatry: deception, coercion, and the limits of interrogation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:422-4. 2009
    ..The courts were asked to decide whether the confession was involuntary, and thus not admissible as evidence, on the basis of whether the deception was coercive...
  59. pmc Substance use, symptom, and employment outcomes of persons with a workplace mandate for chemical dependency treatment
    Constance Weisner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Ave, Box F 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:646-54. 2009
    ..This study examined the role of workplace mandates to chemical dependency treatment in treatment adherence, alcohol and drug abstinence, severity of employment problems, and severity of psychiatric problems...
  60. ncbi request reprint Against the grain? A reasoned argument for not closing a state hospital
    Jeffrey L Geller
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Q 76:177-94. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Commentary: psychiatric advance directives at a crossroads--when can PADs be overridden?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:395-7. 2006
    ..Even in those circumstances, however, where PADs provide evidence of reasonable patient preferences (e.g., for one medication over another), the choices they embody should be respected...
  62. ncbi request reprint Re-evaluating the therapeutic misconception: response to Miller and Joffe
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 16:367-73. 2006
    ..In the absence of empirical studies on the steps required to dispel TM and the impact of such procedures on subject recruitment, it is premature to surrender to the belief that TM must be widely tolerated in clinical research...
  63. ncbi request reprint Involving decisionally impaired subjects in research: the need for legislation
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:120-4. 2002
  64. ncbi request reprint Assessing competence to complete psychiatric advance directives with the competence assessment tool for psychiatric advance directives
    Debra Srebnik
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98105, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:239-45. 2004
    ..Such use of the CAT-PAD may allow clinicians to better trust the content of PADs, which may, in turn, increase the likelihood PADs will be honored...
  65. ncbi request reprint Law & psychiatry: Can a psychiatrist be held responsible when a patient commits murder?
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Psychiatr Serv 53:27-9. 2002
  66. doi request reprint Issues for DSM-V: DSM-V should include a conceptual issues work group
    Kenneth S Kendler
    Am J Psychiatry 165:174-5. 2008
  67. ncbi request reprint Ethics and forensic psychiatry: translating principles into practice
    Paul S Appelbaum
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:195-200. 2008
    ..Though problematic behavior still exists, forensic psychiatry offers the factual background and interpretive context to allow legal decision-makers to make better choices than they otherwise would...
  68. ncbi request reprint Decisional capacity of severely depressed patients requiring electroconvulsive therapy
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology and dagger Department of Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J ECT 19:67-72. 2003
    ..Our study aimed to determine the decisional capacity of severely depressed people requiring electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), and whether educational interventions improve their ability to provide informed consent for ECT...
  69. ncbi request reprint Use of leverage to improve adherence to psychiatric treatment in the community
    John Monahan
    University of Virginia School of Law, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:37-44. 2005
    ..Logistic regression was used to examine associations between clinical and demographic characteristics and receipt of different types of leverage...
  70. ncbi request reprint Addressing the ethical, legal, and social issues raised by voting by persons with dementia
    Jason H Karlawish
    Department of Medicine, Center for Bioethics, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    JAMA 292:1345-50. 2004
    ..In some instances, extrapolation from existing policies and research permits reasonable recommendations to guide policy and practice. However, in other instances, additional research is necessary...
  71. ncbi request reprint Decisional capacity of depressed elderly to consent to electroconvulsive therapy
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:42-6. 2004
    ..They showed greater improvement in decisional capacity with education. The findings highlight the importance of providing education to the elderly to optimize their ability to give informed consent...
  72. ncbi request reprint Impact of decisional capacity on the use of leverage to encourage treatment adherence
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:121-30. 2006
    ..No strong or consistent associations were found between capacity and use of leverage, raising questions about the basis on which decisions to employ leverage are being made...
  73. ncbi request reprint To commit or not to commit: the psychiatry resident as a variable in involuntary commitment decisions
    S Pirzada Sattar
    Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha VA Medical Center, 4101 Woolworth Ave 116A, Omaha, Nebraska 68105, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:191-5. 2006
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Violence and mental disorders: data and public policy
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1319-21. 2006
  75. ncbi request reprint The capacity to appoint a proxy and the possibility of concurrent proxy directives
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Michigan Bioethics Program, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:469-78. 2006
    ..We first propose a rationale for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy and then describe a novel interview instrument for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy for research consent...
  76. pmc Prevalence and correlates of adequate performance on a measure of abilities related to decisional capacity: differences among three standards for the MacCAT-CR in patients with schizophrenia
    Laura B Dunn
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, United States
    Schizophr Res 89:110-8. 2007
    ..These findings underscore the need for refinement of capacity assessment procedures and for improvements in the use of capacity assessment tools for screening purposes and to assist in categorical capacity determinations...
  77. ncbi request reprint The classification of violence risk
    John Monahan
    School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1789, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:721-30. 2006
    ..In this article, the development of the COVR software is described and several issues that arise in its administration are discussed...
  78. ncbi request reprint Competence to complete psychiatric advance directives: effects of facilitated decision making
    Eric B Elbogen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Brightleaf Square Suite 23 A, 905 West Main Street, DUMC Box 3071, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Law Hum Behav 31:275-89. 2007
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  79. ncbi request reprint Hindsight bias among psychiatrists
    H W LeBourgeois
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, TB 53, 10th Floor, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:67-73. 2007
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Mental health training for law enforcement professionals
    Heidi S Vermette
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mental Health 116A, 4500 South Lancaster Road, Dallas, TX 75216, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:42-6. 2005
    ..This survey suggests that police officers are interested in learning more about working with persons with mental illness and view it as an important aspect of the job...
  81. ncbi request reprint Maintaining informed consent validity during lengthy research protocols
    Kristen J Prentice
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    IRB 29:1-6. 2007
  82. ncbi request reprint Anticipating issues related to increasing preimplantation genetic diagnosis use: a research agenda
    Robert Klitzman
    College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:33-42. 2008
    ..Improved understanding of these issues will ultimately enhance the development and implementation of future clinical guidelines and policies...