L Dixon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assertive community treatment and medication compliance in the homeless mentally ill
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland at Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1302-4. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up of secondary versus primary mental disorder in persons with comorbid substance use disorders
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1610-2. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Remission of substance use disorder among psychiatric inpatients with mental illness
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:239-43. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of diabetes in national schizophrenia samples
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 26:903-12. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Services to families of adults with schizophrenia: from treatment recommendations to dissemination
    L Dixon
    Center for Mental Health Services, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:233-8. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of long-term unemployment among inner-city adults with serious and persistent mental illness
    R W Goldberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:101-3. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Dual diagnosis of substance abuse in schizophrenia: prevalence and impact on outcomes
    L Dixon
    University of Maryland, Department of Psychiatry, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 35:S93-100. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in services to family members of people with serious mental illnesses
    A Lucksted
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 1:223-30. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of health status on work, symptoms, and functional outcomes in severe mental illness
    L Dixon
    University of Maryland, Center for Mental Health Services Research, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:17-23. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of assertive community treatment for homeless persons with severe mental illness
    A F Lehman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 174:346-52. 1999

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Assertive community treatment and medication compliance in the homeless mentally ill
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland at Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1302-4. 1997
    ..This study describes medication compliance rates among a group of homeless mentally ill subjects who received assertive community treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up of secondary versus primary mental disorder in persons with comorbid substance use disorders
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1610-2. 1997
    ..Service utilization and outcomes of dually diagnosed patients with independent mental disorders and those with substance-induced mental disorders were compared...
  3. ncbi request reprint Remission of substance use disorder among psychiatric inpatients with mental illness
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:239-43. 1998
    ..The authors assessed the nature and stability of remission of substance use disorder among persons with severe mental illness at index hospitalization and at 1-year follow-up...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of diabetes in national schizophrenia samples
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 26:903-12. 2000
    ..This study of diabetes in the early 1990s suggests that even before the widespread use of the atypical antipsychotic drugs, diabetes was a major problem for persons with schizophrenia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Services to families of adults with schizophrenia: from treatment recommendations to dissemination
    L Dixon
    Center for Mental Health Services, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:233-8. 1999
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of long-term unemployment among inner-city adults with serious and persistent mental illness
    R W Goldberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:101-3. 2001
    ..The findings underscore the relevance of clinical and neurocognitive impairments to long-term unemployment and point to the need to critically reevaluate the effectiveness of traditional vocational rehabilitation services...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dual diagnosis of substance abuse in schizophrenia: prevalence and impact on outcomes
    L Dixon
    University of Maryland, Department of Psychiatry, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 35:S93-100. 1999
    ..Considerable progress has been made over the past decade in understanding the need to integrate substance abuse treatment and mental health treatment to provide more effective care for this population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in services to family members of people with serious mental illnesses
    A Lucksted
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 1:223-30. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of health status on work, symptoms, and functional outcomes in severe mental illness
    L Dixon
    University of Maryland, Center for Mental Health Services Research, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:17-23. 2001
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of assertive community treatment for homeless persons with severe mental illness
    A F Lehman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 174:346-52. 1999
    ..Homelessness is a major public health problem among persons with severe mental illness (SMI). Cost-effective programmes that address this problem are needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Co-occurring severe mental illness and substance use disorders: a review of recent research
    J RachBeisel
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1427-34. 1999
    ..Research on special populations, including women, persons infected with HIV, and violent patients, is highlighted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Case managers' and clients' perspectives on a representative payee program
    L Dixon
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:781-6. 1999
    ..This study compared the perceptions of clients and clinical case managers about the benefits of and problems with the representative payee relationship...
  13. ncbi request reprint State policy and funding of services to families of adults with serious and persistent mental illness
    L Dixon
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:551-3. 1999
    ..This study draws attention to the gap in services by mental health professionals to families and underscores the importance of the advocacy movement in obtaining funding and support for services to families...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of the effectiveness of the family-to-family education program
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and the Department of Veterans Affairs Capital Health Care Network Mental Illness Research Center, 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:965-7. 2001
    ..These benefits were sustained at six months...
  15. ncbi request reprint Implementing evidence-based practices for persons with severe mental illnesses
    W C Torrey
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:45-50. 2001
    ..Special materials will address the concerns of mental health authorities (funders), administrators of provider organizations, clinicians, and consumers and their families...
  16. ncbi request reprint Variables associated with disparities in treatment of patients with schizophrenia and comorbid mood and anxiety disorders
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:1216-22. 2001
    ..The study compared self-reported comorbid affective and anxiety disorder diagnoses and treatments of African-American and Caucasian subjects in a large sample of patients who had a diagnosis of schizophrenia...