Y Conwell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide in elders
    Y Conwell
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 932:132-47; discussion 147-50. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Age and suicidal ideation in older depressed inpatients
    P R Duberstein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642 8409 Paul
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:289-96. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and depression in older primary care patients: testing a vascular brain disease model of depression
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:252-8. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Age-related patterns of factors associated with completed suicide in men with alcohol dependence
    K R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, N Y 14642, USA
    Am J Addict 8:312-8. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and 1-year depression outcome in older primary care patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1499-501. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Personality traits and suicidal behavior and ideation in depressed inpatients 50 years of age and older
    P R Duberstein
    University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:P18-26. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Profile of discrete emotions in affective disorders in older primary care patients
    L Seidlitz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    Gerontologist 41:643-51. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Poor social integration and suicide: fact or artifact? A case-control study
    P R Duberstein
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1331-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological vulnerability to completed suicide: a review of empirical studies
    K R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 31:367-85. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Violence, alcohol, and completed suicide: a case-control study
    K R Conner
    Center for Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1701-5. 2001

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide in elders
    Y Conwell
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 932:132-47; discussion 147-50. 2001
    ..Strategies designed to identify this group and provide them with preventive services through outreach to the community have shown promise as late-life suicide prevention measures as well...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age and suicidal ideation in older depressed inpatients
    P R Duberstein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642 8409 Paul
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:289-96. 1999
    ..Preventive or treatment measures initiated after the onset of the suicidal state may be insufficient, and other preventive strategies ought to be considered...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and depression in older primary care patients: testing a vascular brain disease model of depression
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:252-8. 1999
    ..Future work should include longitudinal study with larger sample sizes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age-related patterns of factors associated with completed suicide in men with alcohol dependence
    K R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, N Y 14642, USA
    Am J Addict 8:312-8. 1999
    ..Results suggest that factors associated with suicide may cluster in male alcoholics of differing ages, with implications for risk recognition and intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and 1-year depression outcome in older primary care patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1499-501. 2000
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  6. ncbi request reprint Personality traits and suicidal behavior and ideation in depressed inpatients 50 years of age and older
    P R Duberstein
    University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 55:P18-26. 2000
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Profile of discrete emotions in affective disorders in older primary care patients
    L Seidlitz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    Gerontologist 41:643-51. 2001
    ..This research examined whether the frequencies of specific emotions are associated with major and minor depression in older primary care patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Poor social integration and suicide: fact or artifact? A case-control study
    P R Duberstein
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1331-7. 2004
    ..Sociological studies have shown that poor social integration confers suicide risk. It is not known whether poor integration amplifies risk after adjusting statistically for the effects of mental disorders and employment status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychological vulnerability to completed suicide: a review of empirical studies
    K R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 31:367-85. 2001
    ..Current knowledge of psychological vulnerability to completed suicide could inform social and neurobiological research, and thereby deepen understanding of suicide while potentially bridging these areas of study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Violence, alcohol, and completed suicide: a case-control study
    K R Conner
    Center for Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1701-5. 2001
    ..Violent behavior may represent a risk factor for suicide. The authors tested the hypothesis that violent behavior in the last year of life is associated with completed suicide, even after controlling for alcohol use disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: a study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. I. Psychiatric diagnoses
    K R Conner
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:204-9. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: a study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. II. Life events, social support and suicidal behavior
    K R Conner
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, 3300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:452-7. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Family matters: a social system perspective on physician-assisted suicide and the older adult
    D A King
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Psychol Public Policy Law 6:434-51. 2000
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  14. ncbi request reprint Emotion traits in older suicide attempters and non-attempters
    L Seidlitz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Affect Disord 66:123-31. 2001
    ..Emotion traits may be helpful in assessing suicide risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of drinking in suicidal ideation: analyses of Project MATCH data
    Kenneth R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:402-8. 2003
    ..The associations of suicidal ideation with both the intensity (drinks per drinking day) and frequency of alcohol consumption were examined in a longitudinal study of treated alcoholics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relationships of age and axis I diagnoses in victims of completed suicide: a psychological autopsy study
    Y Conwell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 153:1001-8. 1996
    ..Psychiatric illness is a potent risk factor for suicide, rates of which differ markedly with age. The purpose of this study was to examine whether the psychiatric diagnoses of suicide victims vary predictably with age...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in elderly primary care patients. A comparison of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression Scale and the Geriatric Depression Scale
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY, USA
    Arch Intern Med 157:449-54. 1997
    ..However, available findings from younger patients may not generalize to older persons, and existing studies of screening instruments in older patient samples have suffered substantial methodological limitations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and later-life major depression. Testing a small-vessel brain disease model
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, New York, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 6:5-13. 1998
    ..These data did not support the notion that a linear model of small-vessel disease might apply to the great majority of older inpatients with major depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ruminative thinking in older inpatients with major depression
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
    J Affect Disord 46:273-7. 1997
    ..Further investigations in inpatients and other populations examining its relationships to other phenomenology, to course and outcome, and to putative underlying mechanisms of depression are warranted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Age differences in behaviors leading to completed suicide
    Y Conwell
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 6:122-6. 1998
    ..Primary prevention should be the focus of efforts to decrease suicide rates in late life...
  21. ncbi request reprint Method choice, intent, and gender in completed suicide
    D G Denning
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 30:282-8. 2000
    ..Although women were significantly less likely to use a violent method than men, there was no difference in the lethality of their suicidal intent...
  22. ncbi request reprint Personality correlates of hopelessness in depressed inpatients 50 years of age and older
    P R Duberstein
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    J Pers Assess 77:380-90. 2001
    ..Efforts to tie Hopelessness with the motivational, affective, and interpersonal constructs subsumed under Extraversion are warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint Domestic violence, separation, and suicide in young men with early onset alcoholism: reanalyses of Murphy's data
    K R Conner
    Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry Program, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 30:354-9. 2000
    ..Domestic violence appears to typify many of their domestic relationships, particularly among younger men and men with early onset alcoholism...
  24. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the elderly
    E D Caine
    University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642 8409, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 16:S25-30. 2001
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  25. ncbi request reprint Suicide at 50 years of age and older: perceived physical illness, family discord and financial strain
    P R Duberstein
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychol Med 34:137-46. 2004
    ..Mental disorders amplify suicide risk across the lifecourse, but most people with mental disorder do not take their own lives. Few controlled studies have examined the contribution of stressors to suicide risk...
  26. pmc Culture, risk factors and suicide in rural China: a psychological autopsy case control study
    J Zhang
    Department of Sociology, State University of New York College at Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 110:430-7. 2004
    ..The current study examines the major risk factors and some cultural uniqueness related to Chinese rural suicide using a quantitative design...
  27. ncbi request reprint Elderly suicide in Hong Kong--a case-controlled psychological autopsy study
    H F K Chiu
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Tai Po Hospital, Tai Po, Hong Kong, P R China
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:299-305. 2004
    ..To examine some of the risk factors for late life suicide in Hong Kong Chinese using a case-controlled psychological autopsy approach...
  28. doi request reprint Increased use of antidepressants and decreasing suicide rates: a population-based study using Danish register data
    A Erlangsen
    National Centre for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:448-54. 2008
    ..The objective of the present study was to examine if the change in the suicide rate is associated with individuals' use of antidepressants as has been suggested by ecological studies...