Aram Dobalian

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of HIV on oral health and subsequent use of dental services
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    J Public Health Dent 63:78-85. 2003
  2. ncbi Diagnosed mental and physical health conditions in the United States nursing home population: differences between urban and rural facilities
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    J Rural Health 19:477-83. 2003
  3. ncbi Nursing facility compliance with do-not-hospitalize orders
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    Gerontologist 44:159-65. 2004
  4. pmc Predicting lawsuits against nursing homes in the United States, 1997-2001
    Christopher E Johnson
    North Florida South Georgia Veteran s Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1713-31. 2004
  5. ncbi Pain and the use of outpatient services among persons with HIV: results from a nationally representative survey
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration College of Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0195, USA
    Med Care 42:129-38. 2004
  6. ncbi Panic disorder and pain in a national sample of persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pain 109:172-80. 2004
  7. ncbi Stability of anxiety and depression in a national sample of adults with human immunodeficiency virus
    Jennie C I Tsao
    National Rural Behavioral Health Center, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, College of Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610 0165, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:111-8. 2004
  8. ncbi Improving perinatal and neonatal patient safety: The AHRQ patient safety indicators
    Christopher E Johnson
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, North Florida South Georgia Veteran s Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 19:15-23. 2005
  9. doi Preparedness of rural physicians for bioterrorist events in Florida
    Gavin J Putzer
    College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    South Med J 106:21-6. 2013
  10. ncbi The problem with advance directives: maybe it is the medium, not the message
    Ray Moseley
    Bioethics, Law and Medical Professionalism, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 41:211-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi The impact of HIV on oral health and subsequent use of dental services
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    J Public Health Dent 63:78-85. 2003
    ..This study examined differences in health and access to dental services among a nationally representative sample of patients with HIV using Andersen's Behavioral Model of Health Services Use...
  2. ncbi Diagnosed mental and physical health conditions in the United States nursing home population: differences between urban and rural facilities
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    J Rural Health 19:477-83. 2003
    ..There has been limited examination of the differences in health characteristics of the rural long-term care population. Recognizing these differences will allow policymakers to improve access to long-term care services in rural communities...
  3. ncbi Nursing facility compliance with do-not-hospitalize orders
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, PO Box 100195, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    Gerontologist 44:159-65. 2004
    ..This study sought to determine whether nursing homes comply with residents' do-not-hospitalize (DNH) orders prohibiting inpatient hospitalization...
  4. pmc Predicting lawsuits against nursing homes in the United States, 1997-2001
    Christopher E Johnson
    North Florida South Georgia Veteran s Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1713-31. 2004
    ..To examine how nursing home characteristics impacted the number of lawsuits filed against the facilities in the United States during 1997-2001...
  5. ncbi Pain and the use of outpatient services among persons with HIV: results from a nationally representative survey
    Aram Dobalian
    Department of Health Services Administration College of Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0195, USA
    Med Care 42:129-38. 2004
    ..Furthermore, pain could be an important factor in seeking medical care. However, the relationship between pain and health service utilization is poorly understood...
  6. ncbi Panic disorder and pain in a national sample of persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pain 109:172-80. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that panic disorder, as well as PTSD and major depression are associated with greater pain in HIV patients...
  7. ncbi Stability of anxiety and depression in a national sample of adults with human immunodeficiency virus
    Jennie C I Tsao
    National Rural Behavioral Health Center, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, College of Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610 0165, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:111-8. 2004
    ..Our findings indicate that living with HIV does not necessarily lead to increased psychiatric distress but that palliation of HIV symptoms is paramount to patients' mental health...
  8. ncbi Improving perinatal and neonatal patient safety: The AHRQ patient safety indicators
    Christopher E Johnson
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, North Florida South Georgia Veteran s Health System, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 19:15-23. 2005
    ..Finally, suggestions are discussed for clinicians to use the AHRQ PSIs as one of their early warning tools for potential safety-related problems...
  9. doi Preparedness of rural physicians for bioterrorist events in Florida
    Gavin J Putzer
    College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    South Med J 106:21-6. 2013
    ..The conceptual model is valuable because it illustrates some areas of question, concern, and future inquiry regarding bioterrorism preparedness...
  10. ncbi The problem with advance directives: maybe it is the medium, not the message
    Ray Moseley
    Bioethics, Law and Medical Professionalism, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 41:211-9. 2005
    ..This article reviews the limitations of written advance directives and surrogate decision-makers and describes why VADs may be helpful in overcoming these limitations...
  11. ncbi Predictors of lawsuit activity against nursing homes in Hillsborough County, Florida
    Christopher E Johnson
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, Department of Health Services Administration, University of Florida, North Florida South Georgia Veteran s Health System, Gainesville, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 29:150-8. 2004
    ..We found that registered nurse levels, size, and being part of a chain or system impacted litigation in Hillsborough County...
  12. pmc Illness burden mediates the relationship between pain and illicit drug use in persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pain 119:124-32. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that HIV+persons who screened positive for current use of a range of illicit substances experienced greater HIV/AIDS illness burden which in turn predicted increased pain...
  13. pmc Pain, problem drug use history, and aberrant analgesic use behaviors in persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pain 133:128-37. 2007
    ..Among non-problem users, pain was not linked to aberrant use of opioids, but was linked to the use of such medications specifically for pain...
  14. ncbi Do orders limiting aggressive treatment impact care for acute myocardial infarction?
    Tiffany A Radcliff
    VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System, HSR and D TREP for Long term Care Research, Denver, CO 80220, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:91-7. 2007
    ..The goal of this research was to determine the association between limitation of aggressive treatment (LAT) orders and guideline adherence for acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  15. ncbi Socioeconomic determinants of planned methadone treatment
    Patrick A Rivers
    Health Management Program, College of Applied Sciences and Arts, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 62901, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:451-9. 2006
    ..To examine socioeconomic characteristics associated with planned methadone maintenance treatment (MMT)...
  16. ncbi Advance care planning documents in nursing facilities: results from a nationally representative survey
    Aram Dobalian
    VA GLA HSR and D Center of Excellence for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home, 16111 Plummer St 152, Bldg 25, Rm B110, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 43:193-212. 2006
    ..To increase the use of advance care plans, interventions should focus on groups with less social engagement and lower household income...
  17. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder in rural primary care: improving care for mental health following bioterrorism
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Rural Health 22:78-82. 2006
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  18. ncbi PTSD and substance use: unrecognized sequelae of bioterrorism in primary care providers
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    South Med J 99:817-22. 2006
    ..Psychological casualties following public health emergencies are likely to significantly outnumber physical casualties. However, postevent psychological disorders may be underrecognized by primary care providers (PCPs)...
  19. pmc Pain and use of complementary and alternative medicine in a national sample of persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:418-32. 2005
    ..These results highlight the importance of medical efforts to control pain in persons living with HIV...
  20. ncbi Improving rural community preparedness for the chronic health consequences of bioterrorism and other public health emergencies
    Aram Dobalian
    HSR and D Center of Excellence for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 91343, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:476-80. 2007
  21. ncbi Racial and ethnic disparities in the use of mental health services
    Aram Dobalian
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, HSR and D Center of Excellence for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home, 16111 Plummer St 152, Sepulveda, CA 91343, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:128-41. 2008
    ..Depressed men were more likely to visit an MHP than depressed women. Efforts to reduce disparities should focus on lower-income racial and ethnic minorities...
  22. ncbi Factors predicting lawsuits against nursing homes in Florida 1997-2001
    Christopher E Johnson
    Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Center of Excellence, Gainsville, FL 32608 1197, USA
    Gerontologist 44:339-47. 2004
    ..We explore how nursing home characteristics affect the number of lawsuits filed against the facilities in Florida during the period from 1997 to 2001...