R D Blondell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can recovering alcoholics help hospitalized patients with alcohol problems?
    R D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202 3841, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:447. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcohol-positive and alcohol-negative trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Kentucky 40202, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:380-3. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of intoxicated trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, KY, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:1-12. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcoholism. Taking a preventive, public health approach
    R D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY 40202, USA
    Postgrad Med 100:69-72, 78-80. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Abstinence and initiation of treatment following inpatient detoxification
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Am J Addict 15:462-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Toxicology screening results: injury associations among hospitalized trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, State University of New York, University at Buffalo, 14215 3021, USA
    J Trauma 58:561-70. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint What is Alcoholics Anonymous affiliation?
    Richard N Cloud
    Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:1117-36. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Admission characteristics of trauma patients in whom delirium develops
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 187:332-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethanol in formularies of US teaching hospitals
    Richard D Blondell
    JAMA 289:552. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory detoxification of patients with alcohol dependence
    Richard D Blondell
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Fam Physician 71:495-502. 2005

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Can recovering alcoholics help hospitalized patients with alcohol problems?
    R D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202 3841, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:447. 2001
    ..The researchers evaluated the relative effectiveness of 2 interventions for patients with alcohol problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcohol-positive and alcohol-negative trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Kentucky 40202, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:380-3. 2002
    ..This information is useful for planning interventions and referrals for treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of intoxicated trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, KY, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:1-12. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Alcoholism. Taking a preventive, public health approach
    R D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY 40202, USA
    Postgrad Med 100:69-72, 78-80. 1996
    ..Consultation with alcoholism experts may be helpful when treatment is difficult or there is the possibility of a dual diagnosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abstinence and initiation of treatment following inpatient detoxification
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Am J Addict 15:462-7. 2006
    ..05), prior mental health treatment (p = .007), or previous incarceration (p = 0.035). Those who initiated aftercare treatment were less likely to have had prior mental health treatment than those who did not (p = .046)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Toxicology screening results: injury associations among hospitalized trauma patients
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, State University of New York, University at Buffalo, 14215 3021, USA
    J Trauma 58:561-70. 2005
    ..Substance abuse is associated with injuries, but these associations have not been well characterized by type of substance and injury type...
  7. ncbi request reprint What is Alcoholics Anonymous affiliation?
    Richard N Cloud
    Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:1117-36. 2004
    ..As an affiliation composite scale, these three items are easier to interpret and administer than the full AAI scale, and when combined, possess adequate reliability (alpha=0.72)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Admission characteristics of trauma patients in whom delirium develops
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 187:332-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the admission characteristics of trauma victims that are predictive of the development of delirium during hospitalization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethanol in formularies of US teaching hospitals
    Richard D Blondell
    JAMA 289:552. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory detoxification of patients with alcohol dependence
    Richard D Blondell
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Fam Physician 71:495-502. 2005
    ..Detoxification is not a stand-alone treatment but should serve as a bridge to a formal treatment program for alcohol dependence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for delirium tremens in trauma patients
    James K Lukan
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville Hospital, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 53:901-6. 2002
    ..The development of delirium tremens (DT) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. This study identifies characteristics in trauma patients that are predictive of DT...
  12. ncbi request reprint Taking a proactive approach to physician impairment
    Richard D Blondell
    Family Medicine Research Institute, Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York, Buffalo 14215, USA
    Postgrad Med 118:16-8. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Toxicology screening in orthopedic trauma patients predicting duration of prescription opioid use
    Gene M Massey
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, KY, USA
    J Addict Dis 24:31-41. 2005
    ..Patients hospitalized for high-energy fractures with positive admission toxicology are at risk for prolonged opiate use during the initial six months following discharge...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differences among those who complete and fail to complete inpatient detoxification
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, The State University of New York, University at Buffalo, 462 Grider St, Cc 175, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:95-104. 2006
    ..Additional research could evaluate if treatment strategies that consider these ethnic and socioeconomic disparities may reduce rates of AMA discharge...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hospital Use of Ethanol Survey (HUES): preliminary results
    Steven H Smoger
    Department of Veteran Affairs, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:65-73. 2002
    ..Alcohol is widely dispensed with few guidelines in this sample of acute-care hospitals. Additional research on therapeutic efficacy, consequences, and institutional oversight of alcohol in hospitals is needed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Buprenorphine and methadone: a comparison of patient completion rates during inpatient detoxification
    Richard D Blondell
    Department of Family Medicine, The State University of New York, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:3-11. 2007
    ..78%; P < .001). Improvement in completion rates coincided with the introduction of buprenorphine. We conclude that as compared to methadone, buprenorphine is associated with greater rates of completion of inpatient detoxification...
  17. ncbi request reprint Linkage to primary medical care following inpatient detoxification
    Kim S Griswold
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Family Medicine Research Institute, Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, SUNY Clinical Center, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Am J Addict 16:183-6. 2007
    ..5, CI = 1.24-16.58, p = 0.024). As compared to those patients without primary care follow-up, having a plan to see one's PCP was associated with lower rates of relapse following detoxification...