Mark J Edlund

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for clinically recognized opioid abuse and dependence among veterans using opioids for chronic non-cancer pain
    Mark J Edlund
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, USA
    Pain 129:355-62. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceived need for alcohol, drug, and mental health treatment
    Mark J Edlund
    VA South Central VISN 16, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:480-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about depression and depression treatment among depressed veterans
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Med Care 46:581-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of psychiatrists' and other physicians' assessments of their ability to deliver high-quality care
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Veterans Affairs South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:308-14. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived effectiveness of medications among mental health service users with and without alcohol dependence
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Psychiatry of the Central Arkansas Veterans Health System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:692-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Geographic variation in alcohol, drug, and mental health services utilization: what are the sources of the variation?
    Mark J Edlund
    Research Health Scientist, Center for Mental Health Care and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 9:123-32. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinician screening and treatment of alcohol, drug, and mental problems in primary care: results from healthcare for communities
    Mark J Edlund
    VA South Central VISN 16 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Med Care 42:1158-66. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Do users of regularly prescribed opioids have higher rates of substance use problems than nonusers?
    Mark J Edlund
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Pain Med 8:647-56. 2007
  9. pmc A randomized trial of telemedicine-based collaborative care for depression
    John C Fortney
    VA Health Services Research and Development, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research 152 NLR, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1086-93. 2007
  10. pmc An analysis of heavy utilizers of opioids for chronic noncancer pain in the TROUP study
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:279-89. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for clinically recognized opioid abuse and dependence among veterans using opioids for chronic non-cancer pain
    Mark J Edlund
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, USA
    Pain 129:355-62. 2007
    ..Clinicians need to carefully screen for substance abuse and mental health disorders in candidates for opioid therapy and facilitate appropriate treatment of these disorders...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceived need for alcohol, drug, and mental health treatment
    Mark J Edlund
    VA South Central VISN 16, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:480-7. 2006
    ..To investigate determinants of perceived need for alcohol, drug, and mental (ADM) health treatment and differences in ADM treatment patterns between individuals with perceived need and those without...
  3. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about depression and depression treatment among depressed veterans
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Med Care 46:581-9. 2008
    ..It is important to understand patients' beliefs about mental health disorders and mental health treatment to improve systems of care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of psychiatrists' and other physicians' assessments of their ability to deliver high-quality care
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Veterans Affairs South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:308-14. 2005
    ..This study compared psychiatrists' assessments of their ability to deliver high-quality care with those of other physicians...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived effectiveness of medications among mental health service users with and without alcohol dependence
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Psychiatry of the Central Arkansas Veterans Health System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:692-9. 2006
    ..The authors investigated patterns of use of psychiatric medication and perceived effectiveness of mental health treatment among users of mental health care with and without alcohol dependence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Geographic variation in alcohol, drug, and mental health services utilization: what are the sources of the variation?
    Mark J Edlund
    Research Health Scientist, Center for Mental Health Care and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 9:123-32. 2006
    ..However, the sources of geographic variation are not well understood, and variation may not represent a quality problem, to the extent that geographic variation is due to sampling variability or variation in case-mix across sites...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinician screening and treatment of alcohol, drug, and mental problems in primary care: results from healthcare for communities
    Mark J Edlund
    VA South Central VISN 16 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Med Care 42:1158-66. 2004
    ..We sought to estimate national rates of screening and treatment of alcohol, drug, and mental (ADM) problems in primary care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Do users of regularly prescribed opioids have higher rates of substance use problems than nonusers?
    Mark J Edlund
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Pain Med 8:647-56. 2007
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  9. pmc A randomized trial of telemedicine-based collaborative care for depression
    John C Fortney
    VA Health Services Research and Development, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research 152 NLR, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1086-93. 2007
    ..Implementing practice-based collaborative care for depression in smaller primary care clinics presents unique challenges because it is often not feasible to employ on-site psychiatrists...
  10. pmc An analysis of heavy utilizers of opioids for chronic noncancer pain in the TROUP study
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:279-89. 2010
    ..Although opioids are increasingly used for chronic noncancer pain (CNCP), we know little about opioid dosing patterns among individuals with CNCP in usual care settings, and how these are changing over time...
  11. pmc Religiosity and decreased risk of substance use disorders: is the effect mediated by social support or mental health status?
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:827-36. 2010
    ..We investigated whether this association was mediated by social support or mental health status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of a rural telemedicine collaborative care intervention for depression
    Jeffrey M Pyne
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:812-21. 2010
    ..Collaborative care interventions for depression in primary care settings are clinically beneficial and cost-effective. Most prior studies were conducted in urban settings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of comorbid anxiety disorders on health-related quality of life among patients with major depressive disorder
    Dinesh Mittal
    Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Drive, Building 58 152 NLR, Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1731-7. 2006
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  14. doi request reprint Relationship between antidepressant medication possession and treatment response
    John C Fortney
    VA South Central Mental Illness Education and Clinic Center MIRECC, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:377-9. 2010
    ..To estimate the correlation between antidepressant medication possession ratios (MPR) measured from administrative pharmacy data and changes in self-reported depression symptoms...
  15. doi request reprint Reasons for antidepressant nonadherence among veterans treated in primary care clinics
    John C Fortney
    VA HSR and D Center for Mental Health Outcomes and Research 152 NLR, Little Rock VA Medical Center, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:827-34. 2011
    ..To examine the experiences of veterans (mostly middle-aged and elderly men) prescribed antidepressants, specifically with regard to different types of nonadherence, reasons for nonadherence, and side effects...
  16. pmc Risks for opioid abuse and dependence among recipients of chronic opioid therapy: results from the TROUP study
    Mark J Edlund
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:90-8. 2010
    ....
  17. pmc Criminal justice and alcohol treatment: results from a national sample
    Brenda M Booth
    HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare Outcomes and Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:249-55. 2013
    ..Study results suggest opportunities for interventions to increase treatment rates or treatment need, a major correlate of treatment utilization...
  18. pmc Perceived need for treatment for alcohol use disorders: results from two national surveys
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St, Slot 554, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1618-28. 2009
    ..And second, to investigate the determinants of perceived need for and utilization of treatment for alcohol use disorders...
  19. pmc Long-term chronic opioid therapy discontinuation rates from the TROUP study
    Bradley C Martin
    College of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1450-7. 2011
    ..To report chronic opioid therapy discontinuation rates after five years and identify factors associated with discontinuation...
  20. pmc Trends in use of opioids for chronic noncancer pain among individuals with mental health and substance use disorders: the TROUP study
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Health Services Research, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham Street, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:1-8. 2010
    ..We analyzed trends between 2000 and 2005 in opioid prescribing among individuals with noncancer pain conditions (NCPC), with and without MH and SUDs...
  21. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of regular prescribed opioid use: results from a national, population-based survey
    Teresa J Hudson
    Center for Mental Health and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:280-8. 2008
    ..The majority of regular users of opioids had multiple pain conditions (mean=1.9 pain conditions). Regular opioid users appear to have an overall lower level of health status and to have multiple, chronic physical health disorders...
  22. pmc The role of opioid prescription in incident opioid abuse and dependence among individuals with chronic noncancer pain: the role of opioid prescription
    Mark J Edlund
    RTI International, Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Research Triangle Park, NC Division of Pharmaceutical Evaluation and Policy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA HealthCore Inc, Wilmington, DE
    Clin J Pain 30:557-64. 2014
    ..We investigated the association between exposure to prescription opioids and incident OUDs among individuals with a new episode of a chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) condition...
  23. pmc Does satisfaction reflect the technical quality of mental health care?
    Mark J Edlund
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas Medical School, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:631-45. 2003
    ..To analyze the relationship between satisfaction and technical quality of care for common mental disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of the telemedicine-enhanced antidepressant management study
    John C Fortney
    VA Health Services Research and Development, HSR and D, Center for Mental Health and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, 72114, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:18-26. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the TEAM study design...
  25. pmc Design of the Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management (CALM) study: innovations in collaborative care for anxiety disorders
    Greer Sullivan
    South Central VA Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72214 1706, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:379-87. 2007
    ..Since anxiety disorders are most often treated in primary care, quality improvement interventions, such as the Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management (CALM) intervention, are needed in primary care...
  26. ncbi request reprint Disparities in the adequacy of depression treatment in the United States
    Jeffrey S Harman
    Department of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, P O Box 100195, Gainesville, Florida 32611 0195, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1379-85. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether observed disparities in treatment are due to differences in rates of treatment initiation or to differences in the quality of treatment once treatment has been initiated...
  27. pmc Self-medication of mental health problems: new evidence from a national survey
    Katherine M Harris
    Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD 20856, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:117-34. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association between past 30-day use of alcohol, marijuana, and other illicit drugs and past year unmet need for and use of mental health care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Use of prescription psychiatric drugs and religious service attendance
    Katherine M Harris
    Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 1 Choke Cherry Lane, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:396. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in the mental health problems and use of mental health care
    Katherine M Harris
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20856, USA
    Med Care 43:775-84. 2005
    ..We compared rates of mental health problems and use of mental health care across multiple racial and ethnic groups using secondary data from a large, nationally representative survey...
  30. ncbi request reprint Use of mental health care and substance abuse treatment among adults with co-occurring disorders
    Katherine M Harris
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 16 105, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:954-9. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Perceived unmet need for mental health treatment and barriers to care among patients with panic disorder
    Michelle G Craske
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1563, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:988-94. 2005
    ..This study estimated the extent of perceived unmet need for mental health treatment among individuals with panic disorder in primary care settings, investigated the determinants of unmet need, and assessed barriers to care...
  32. ncbi request reprint Regular use of prescribed opioids: association with common psychiatric disorders
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Pain 119:95-103. 2005
    ..Depressive and anxiety disorders are more common and more strongly associated with prescribed opioid use than drug abuse disorders...
  33. ncbi request reprint The influence of comorbid chronic medical conditions on the adequacy of depression care for older Americans
    Jeffrey S Harman
    Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:2178-83. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of the co-occurrence of four common chronic medical conditions (hypertension, diabetes mellitus, arthritis, heart disease) on the probability of receiving adequate depression treatment...
  34. pmc Mental health service use by older adults: the role of chronic pain
    Jennifer Brennan Braden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:156-67. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors explored the role of chronic pain in mental health service use by adults according to age group...
  35. ncbi request reprint Association between mental health disorders, problem drug use, and regular prescription opioid use
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2087-93. 2006
    ..Psychiatric disorders are associated with increased physical symptoms such as pain and may be associated with opioid use, but no prospective population-based studies have addressed this issue...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dropping out of mental health treatment: patterns and predictors among epidemiological survey respondents in the United States and Ontario
    Mark J Edlund
    UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:845-51. 2002
    ..The authors interviewed individuals treated for self-described mental health problems in the preceding year to examine patterns and predictors associated with dropping out of treatment...
  37. pmc Religious involvement and the use of mental health care
    Katherine M Harris
    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:395-410. 2006
    ..To examine the association between religious involvement and mental health care use by adults age 18 or older with mental health problems...
  38. ncbi request reprint Emergency department visits for depression in the United States
    Jeffrey S Harman
    Department of Health Services Research, Management, and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, The University of Florida, P O Box 100195, Gainesville, Florida 32611 0195, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:937-9. 2004
    ..Antidepressants were offered during 18 percent of visits. Mental status examinations were given during 52 percent of visits. Overall, 81 percent of visits were by patients who had health insurance coverage...

Research Grants1

  1. Pathways into Services for Alcohol and Drug Disorders
    Mark Edlund; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of the study will inform policy to increase rates of utilization of effective substance abuse services among those with substance use disorders. ..