KATHLEEN R ELL

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Depressive symptom deterioration among predominantly Hispanic diabetes patients in safety net care
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
    Psychosomatics 53:347-55. 2012
  2. pmc One-year postcollaborative depression care trial outcomes among predominantly Hispanic diabetes safety net patients
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, MRF 102R MC 0411, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:436-42. 2011
  3. doi request reprint One-year follow-up of collaborative depression care for low-income, predominantly Hispanic patients with cancer
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th St, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:162-70. 2011
  4. pmc Collaborative depression treatment in older and younger adults with physical illness: pooled comparative analysis of three randomized clinical trials
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:520-30. 2010
  5. pmc Collaborative care management of major depression among low-income, predominantly Hispanic subjects with diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:706-13. 2010
  6. pmc Depression and diabetes among low-income Hispanics: design elements of a socioculturally adapted collaborative care model randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:113-32. 2009
  7. pmc Cancer treatment adherence among low-income women with breast or gynecologic cancer: a randomized controlled trial of patient navigation
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer 115:4606-15. 2009
  8. pmc Randomized controlled trial of collaborative care management of depression among low-income patients with cancer
    Kathleen 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Economic stress among low-income women with cancer: effects on quality of life
    Kathleen Ell
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 0411, USA
    Cancer 112:616-25. 2008
  10. pmc Managing depression in home health care: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 860 Deer Haven Circle, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:81-104. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Depressive symptom deterioration among predominantly Hispanic diabetes patients in safety net care
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
    Psychosomatics 53:347-55. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc One-year postcollaborative depression care trial outcomes among predominantly Hispanic diabetes safety net patients
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, MRF 102R MC 0411, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:436-42. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine sustained effectiveness in reducing depression symptoms and improving depression care 1 year following intervention completion...
  3. doi request reprint One-year follow-up of collaborative depression care for low-income, predominantly Hispanic patients with cancer
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th St, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:162-70. 2011
    ..This study assessed longer-term outcomes of low-income patients with cancer (predominantly female and Hispanic) after treatment in a collaborative model of depression care or in enhanced usual care...
  4. pmc Collaborative depression treatment in older and younger adults with physical illness: pooled comparative analysis of three randomized clinical trials
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:520-30. 2010
    ..There have been few comparisons of the effectiveness of collaborative depression care between older versus younger adults with comorbid illness, particularly among low-income populations...
  5. pmc Collaborative care management of major depression among low-income, predominantly Hispanic subjects with diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:706-13. 2010
    ..To determine whether evidence-based socioculturally adapted collaborative depression care improves receipt of depression care and depression and diabetes outcomes in low-income Hispanic subjects...
  6. pmc Depression and diabetes among low-income Hispanics: design elements of a socioculturally adapted collaborative care model randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:113-32. 2009
    ..In addition, baseline data of 387 low-income, 96% Hispanic, enrolled patients with major depression and diabetes are examined to identify study population characteristics consistent with trial design adaptations...
  7. pmc Cancer treatment adherence among low-income women with breast or gynecologic cancer: a randomized controlled trial of patient navigation
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer 115:4606-15. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Randomized controlled trial of collaborative care management of depression among low-income patients with cancer
    Kathleen 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Economic stress among low-income women with cancer: effects on quality of life
    Kathleen Ell
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 0411, USA
    Cancer 112:616-25. 2008
    ..Although prevalent among low-income minority survivors, the impact of economic stress on quality of life (QOL) remains largely unexplored...
  10. pmc Managing depression in home health care: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 860 Deer Haven Circle, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:81-104. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Depression, correlates of depression, and receipt of depression care among low-income women with breast or gynecologic cancer
    Kathleen 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...
  12. pmc Routine PHQ-9 depression screening in home health care: depression, prevalence, clinical and treatment characteristics and screening implementation
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, MRF 102R, MC 0411, University of Southern California, Los Ageles, 90089 0411, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 24:1-19. 2005
    ..Findings suggest that the use of a routine screening tool for depression can be implemented with minimal in-house training and improves detection of depression among older adults with significant physical and functional impairment...
  13. pmc Depression care for the elderly: reducing barriers to evidence-based practice
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern Califonia, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:115-48. 2006
    ..There is strong empirical support for implementing strategies to improve depression care for older adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patient navigation and case management following an abnormal mammogram: a randomized clinical trial
    Kathleen Ell
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, USA
    Prev Med 44:26-33. 2007
    ..This study was designed to test the effectiveness of a structured counseling and patient navigation intervention for improving follow-up rates at a large public sector medical center...
  15. pmc Improving treatment of depression among low-income patients with cancer: the design of the ADAPt-C study
    Kathleen 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Integrating mental health screening and abnormal cancer screening follow-up: an intervention to reach low-income women
    Kathleen Ell
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:311-25. 2002
    ..Forty-seven women with disorders were receiving no depression care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Abnormal cervical screen follow-up among low-income Latinas: Project SAFe
    Kathleen Ell
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, MRF 214 MC 0411, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:639-51. 2002
    ..Interventions included health education, counseling, and systems navigation...
  18. pmc AzĂșcar y nervios: explanatory models and treatment experiences of Hispanics with diabetes and depression
    Leopoldo J Cabassa
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2413-24. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Abnormal mammogram follow-up: a pilot study women with low income
    Kathleen Ell
    University of Southern California School of Social Work, Los Angeles, California 90089 0411, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:130-8. 2002
    ....

Research Grants22

  1. Multifaceted Depression Diabetes Program for Hispanics
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e., diet, exercise, checking blood glucose, and taking diabetic medication), decreased HbA1c levels and diabetes symptoms; and c) will improve function and satisfaction with diabetic and depression care vs. UC. ..
  2. Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for Latinos
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..
  3. Improving Patient Adherence to Cancer Treatment
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..5 IMPAACT intervention effects will be mediated by changes in targets of the components of the intervention, viz., strengthened intentions, reduced emotional barriers particularly depression, and reduced practical and system barriers. ..
  4. Oncology Depression Program--Latinas with Cancer
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  5. MULTIFACETED HOME CARE DEPRESSION PROGRAM
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..usual care patients; and (2) cost-benefit comparisons of estimates of direct costs of the intervention and usual care arms. ..
  6. Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for Latinos
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..