Affiliation: University of Washington
- Using conjoint analysis to assess depression treatment preferences among low-income LatinosMegan Dwight-Johnson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:934-6. 2004..Although further validation is required, conjoint analysis appears to be feasible for assessing preferences regarding depression treatment in this underserved population...
- Can collaborative care address the needs of low-income Latinas with comorbid depression and cancer? Results from a randomized pilot studyMegan Dwight-Johnson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
Psychosomatics 46:224-32. 2005..50) (group difference=2.65, 95% CI: 0.18-5.12). Despite health system, provider, and patient barriers to care, these initial results suggest that patients in public sector oncology clinics can benefit from onsite depression treatment...
- Disparities in depression treatment for Latinos and site of careIsabel T Lagomasino
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1520 San Pablo Street, Suite 4100, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:1517-23. 2005..This study examined the impact of patient characteristics and source of care on differences between whites and Latinos in use and quality of depression treatment in managed primary care settings...
- Mothball induced encephalopathy presenting as depression: it's all in the historySuzanne B Murray
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:341.e7-9. 2010..We present a case involving a woman who ingested mothballs due to Pica emphasizing the importance and challenges of getting a thorough history. Barriers include cultural differences, shame and obtaining collateral information...
- Randomized controlled trial of collaborative care management of depression among low-income patients with cancerKathleen Ell
School of Social Work and Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
J Clin Oncol 26:4488-96. 2008..To determine the effectiveness of the Alleviating Depression Among Patients With Cancer (ADAPt-C) collaborative care management for major depression or dysthymia...
- Psychopharmacology: the need for effectiveness trials to inform evidence-based psychiatric practiceIsabel T Lagomasino
University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2020 Zonal Avenue, IRD 218, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:649-51. 2005
- Depression, correlates of depression, and receipt of depression care among low-income women with breast or gynecologic cancerKathleen Ell
DSW, School of Social Work 0411, University of Southern California, University Park, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA E mail
J Clin Oncol 23:3052-60. 2005..To assess the prevalence of depression among low-income, ethnic minority women with breast or gynecologic cancer, receipt of antidepressant medications or counseling services, and correlates of depression...
- Addressing depression treatment preferences of ethnic minority patientsMegan Dwight-Johnson
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:179-81. 2007
- Improving treatment of depression among low-income patients with cancer: the design of the ADAPt-C studyKathleen Ell
School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:223-31. 2007..The primary goal is to test the effectiveness of socioculturally tailored collaborative care intervention in improving depression and quality of life outcomes among low-income ethnic minority patients with major depression and cancer...
- Factors associated with primary care clinicians' choice of a watchful waiting approach to managing depressionLisa S Meredith
RAND Corporation, 1776 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:72-8. 2007..This study examined factors associated with primary care clinicians' choice of a watchful waiting approach to care management for depression...