Linda Chafetz

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A nursing faculty practice for the severely mentally ill: merging practice with research
    Linda Chafetz
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California San Francisco School of Nursing, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
    Nurs Outlook 52:209-14. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of physical functioning among adults with severe mental illness
    Linda Chafetz
    Community Health Systems Department, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0608, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:225-31. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Clinical trial of wellness training: health promotion for severely mentally ill adults
    Linda Chafetz
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0608, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:475-83. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint History of arrest, incarceration and victimization in community-based severely mentally ill
    Mary Castle White
    University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Community Health Systems, 2 Koret Way, Box 0608, San Francisco, California 94143 0608, USA
    J Community Health 31:123-35. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Older adults with schizophrenia finding a place to belong
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:507-13. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The poor general health of the severely mentally ill: impact of schizophrenic diagnosis
    Linda Chafetz
    University of California, San Francisco Community Health Systems, School of Nursing, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:169-84. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Eligibility, recruitment, and retention of African Americans with severe mental illness in community research
    Michelle DeCoux Hampton
    School of Nursing, Samuel Merritt College, Oakland, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:137-43. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with residential placement in an assertive community treatment program
    Michelle DeCoux Hampton
    University of California, School of Nursing, San Francisco, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 23:677-89. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological morbidity of Thai families of a person with schizophrenia
    Somporn Rungreangkulkij
    Department of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:35-50. 2002

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint A nursing faculty practice for the severely mentally ill: merging practice with research
    Linda Chafetz
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California San Francisco School of Nursing, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
    Nurs Outlook 52:209-14. 2004
    ..The merging of practice and research increases visibility of nursing contributions and will allow testing of models for care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of physical functioning among adults with severe mental illness
    Linda Chafetz
    Community Health Systems Department, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0608, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:225-31. 2006
    ..This study examined physical functioning scores for this population and compared them with national norms...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical trial of wellness training: health promotion for severely mentally ill adults
    Linda Chafetz
    Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0608, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:475-83. 2008
    ..The WT group showed significantly better outcomes on the SF-36 physical functioning and general health scales. Findings affirm ability of SMI adults to benefit from active health promotion...
  4. ncbi request reprint History of arrest, incarceration and victimization in community-based severely mentally ill
    Mary Castle White
    University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Community Health Systems, 2 Koret Way, Box 0608, San Francisco, California 94143 0608, USA
    J Community Health 31:123-35. 2006
    ..Healthcare providers should solicit histories to include these events in order to understand and provide optimal care and case management services...
  5. doi request reprint Older adults with schizophrenia finding a place to belong
    Heather C Leutwyler
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:507-13. 2010
    ..Awareness of the facilitators of and barriers to finding a place to belong is key to improving the physical health of this vulnerable population...
  6. ncbi request reprint The poor general health of the severely mentally ill: impact of schizophrenic diagnosis
    Linda Chafetz
    University of California, San Francisco Community Health Systems, School of Nursing, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:169-84. 2005
    ..Those with schizophrenia had less substance abuse and fewer liver conditions, but more diabetes and chronic respiratory problems. Implications for providers and for research are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Eligibility, recruitment, and retention of African Americans with severe mental illness in community research
    Michelle DeCoux Hampton
    School of Nursing, Samuel Merritt College, Oakland, CA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:137-43. 2009
    ..In contrast to studies about non-mentally ill AAs, AAs with SMI appeared to be as willing to consent to and to remain in clinical research studies as Whites...
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with residential placement in an assertive community treatment program
    Michelle DeCoux Hampton
    University of California, School of Nursing, San Francisco, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 23:677-89. 2002
    ..However, higher function alone was not significantly associated with placement, suggesting a role for clinical judgement and a need for future research in this area...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological morbidity of Thai families of a person with schizophrenia
    Somporn Rungreangkulkij
    Department of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:35-50. 2002
    ..The findings suggest that in a stable stage of illness, other stresses of family life may have stronger impact on psychological status of family members, than the illness. Implications for clinical nurses and researchers are presented...

Research Grants5

  1. CLINICAL TRIAL OF WELLNESS TRAINING FOR THE MENTALLY ILL
    Linda Chafetz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings will contribute substantially to knowledge about active and individualized health promotion for the SMI and its value above and beyond that of basic primary care. ..