B Christopher Frueh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide, alcoholism, and psychiatric illness among union forces during the U.S. Civil War
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI, USA The Menninger Clinic, Houston, TX, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:769-75. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Key stakeholder perceptions regarding acute care psychiatry in distressed publicly funded mental health care markets
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Hilo, Hawaii, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 76:1-20. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Age differences in posttraumatic stress disorder, psychiatric disorders, and healthcare service use among veterans in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:660-72. 2007
  4. pmc Delayed-onset post-traumatic stress disorder among war veterans in primary care clinics
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, 200 W Kawili St, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 194:515-20. 2009
  5. pmc US Department of Veterans Affairs disability policies for posttraumatic stress disorder: administrative trends and implications for treatment, rehabilitation, and research
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2143-5. 2007
  6. pmc Exposure-based cognitive-behavioral treatment of PTSD in adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder: a pilot study
    B Christopher Frueh
    The Menninger Clinic and Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, 2801 Gessner Dr, Houston, TX 77080, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:665-75. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of telepsychiatry for post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:142-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Therapist adherence and competence with manualized cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD delivered via videoconferencing technology
    B Christopher Frueh
    University of Hawai i, Hilo 96720, USA
    Behav Modif 31:856-66. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold PTSD in primary care: prevalence, psychiatric disorders, healthcare use, and functional status
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:658-64. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Patients' reports of traumatic or harmful experiences within the psychiatric setting
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1123-33. 2005

Detail Information

Publications98

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide, alcoholism, and psychiatric illness among union forces during the U.S. Civil War
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI, USA The Menninger Clinic, Houston, TX, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:769-75. 2012
    ..Data provide contextual information on suicide and psychiatric variables for combatants during the U.S. Civil War, a brutal modern war with vastly higher casualty rates than recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan...
  2. doi request reprint Key stakeholder perceptions regarding acute care psychiatry in distressed publicly funded mental health care markets
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Hilo, Hawaii, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 76:1-20. 2012
    ..Results carry implications for policy makers regarding strategies/policies to improve optimal utilization of scarce resources for mental health care, including greater focus on psychotherapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Age differences in posttraumatic stress disorder, psychiatric disorders, and healthcare service use among veterans in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:660-72. 2007
    ..To expand our understanding of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) prevalence, its psychiatric characteristics, and service use among elderly veterans in Veterans Affairs (VA) primary care clinics...
  4. pmc Delayed-onset post-traumatic stress disorder among war veterans in primary care clinics
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, 200 W Kawili St, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 194:515-20. 2009
    ..Only limited empirical data support the existence of delayed-onset post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  5. pmc US Department of Veterans Affairs disability policies for posttraumatic stress disorder: administrative trends and implications for treatment, rehabilitation, and research
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2143-5. 2007
    ..Current VA disability policies require fundamental reform to bring them into line with modern science and medicine, including current empirically supported concepts of resilience and psychiatric rehabilitation...
  6. pmc Exposure-based cognitive-behavioral treatment of PTSD in adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder: a pilot study
    B Christopher Frueh
    The Menninger Clinic and Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, 2801 Gessner Dr, Houston, TX 77080, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:665-75. 2009
    ..Significant improvements were not noted on depression, general anxiety, or physical health status. Future directions include the need for randomized controlled trials and dissemination efforts...
  7. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of telepsychiatry for post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:142-7. 2007
    ..The results provide preliminary support for the use of telepsychiatry in the treatment of PTSD to improve access to care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Therapist adherence and competence with manualized cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD delivered via videoconferencing technology
    B Christopher Frueh
    University of Hawai i, Hilo 96720, USA
    Behav Modif 31:856-66. 2007
    ..These data further support the use of TP to address shortages in access to mental health care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold PTSD in primary care: prevalence, psychiatric disorders, healthcare use, and functional status
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:658-64. 2005
    ..These data indicate that clinicians may be overlooking a subset of individuals suffering from subsyndromal PTSD, suggesting the need to detect and serve these individuals better within healthcare settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Patients' reports of traumatic or harmful experiences within the psychiatric setting
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1123-33. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Screening for PTSD in public-sector mental health settings: the diagnostic utility of the PTSD checklist
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, and the Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:124-9. 2007
    ..Such data are critical to ensuring that public-sector mental health patients with trauma-related difficulties are identified and referred for appropriate services...
  12. ncbi request reprint Documented combat exposure of US veterans seeking treatment for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 186:467-72; discussion 473-5. 2005
    ..There are concerns regarding the validity of combat exposure reports of veterans seeking treatment for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) within US Veterans Affairs Medical Centers...
  13. pmc More than black and white: differences in predictors of obesity among Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders and European Americans
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1325-8. 2012
    ..Further, these results support the consideration of Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders as a distinct racial/ethnic subgroup separate from other Asian populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perspectives on cognitive-behavioral treatment for PTSD among persons with severe mental illness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1027-31. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Elderly veterans with combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder in specialty care
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:75-9. 2004
  16. doi request reprint Factor structure and convergent validity of the inventory of interpersonal problems in an inpatient setting
    Amber L Bush
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 18:145-58. 2012
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  17. pmc Depressive symptoms and mental health treatment in an ethnoracially diverse college student sample
    Steve Herman
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    J Am Coll Health 59:715-20. 2011
    ..To study (a) the prevalence of depressive symptoms and (b) the utilization of mental health treatment in an ethnoracially diverse sample consisting primarily of Asian Americans, European Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Female veterans seeking medical care at Veterans Affairs primary care clinics: psychiatric and medical illness burden and service use
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Women Health 43:41-62. 2006
    ....
  19. pmc Prevalence and features of generalized anxiety disorder in Department of Veteran Affairs primary care settings
    Melissa E Milanak
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:173-9. 2013
    ..These findings provide evidence of high prevalence and severe impairment associated with GAD in veterans and highlight the need for improved recognition, assessment, and treatments for GAD. ..
  20. doi request reprint Obsessive compulsive disorder in veterans in primary care: prevalence and impairment
    Daniel F Gros
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:71-3. 2013
    ..However, there has been little research on the prevalence of OCD in primary care settings and veteran samples. Thus, the present study investigated prevalence, comorbidity, and physical and mental health impairment of veterans with OCD...
  21. doi request reprint Psychosocial characteristics of psychiatric inpatients at admissions and discharge: The Menninger Clinic Adult Outcomes Project
    David M Latini
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center 152, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 73:296-310. 2009
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  22. doi request reprint Comparing the symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder with the distress and fear disorders
    Daniel F Gros
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:967-72. 2012
    ..New transdiagnostic models, assessment practices, and treatment approaches may provide better understanding of symptom overlap and diagnostic comorbidity in PTSD and related disorders...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    Kathryn M Magruder
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 109 Bee Street, Charleston, SC 29401 5799, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:169-79. 2005
    ..0% vs. 17.8%). Although PTSD(+) patients had more medical record diagnoses than PTSD-negative [PTSD(-)] patients (6.28 vs. 4.95), their use of primary care, urgent care and inpatient care was not different from PTSD(-) patients...
  24. doi request reprint Innovative service delivery for secondary prevention of PTSD in at-risk OIF-OEF service men and women
    Daniel F Gros
    Mental Health Service 116, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:122-8. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Service use and satisfaction among elderly former prisoners of war in South Carolina
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401 5799, USA
    Mil Med 168:682-7. 2003
    ..This project was developed to evaluate the use of and satisfaction with Veteran's Affairs (VA) medical services and disability benefits among surviving elderly prisoners of war (POWs) in South Carolina...
  26. doi request reprint Attitudes toward medical and mental health care delivered via telehealth applications among rural and urban primary care patients
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:166-70. 2008
    ..These findings support the feasibility of telehealth applications, particularly for rural patients who may not otherwise receive needed services...
  27. doi request reprint Prevalence and features of panic disorder and comparison to posttraumatic stress disorder in VA primary care
    Daniel F Gros
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:482-8. 2011
    ..The present study investigated prevalence, comorbidity, physical and mental health impairment, and health care utilization of veterans with PD and PTSD...
  28. pmc Equity in Veterans Affairs disability claims adjudication in a national sample of veterans
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson VAMC and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Mil Med 174:1241-6. 2009
    ..To address potential equity concerns about the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) process for adjudicating military service-related disability claims...
  29. ncbi request reprint Racial disparities in trauma exposure, psychiatric symptoms, and service use among female patients in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Womens Health Issues 18:433-41. 2008
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  30. doi request reprint Modeling trajectory of depressive symptoms among psychiatric inpatients: a latent growth curve approach
    Joshua D Clapp
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:492-9. 2013
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  31. doi request reprint Differences in posttraumatic stress disorder diagnostic rates and symptom severity between Criterion A1 and non-Criterion A1 stressors
    Mary E Long
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, Department of Psychology, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1255-63. 2008
    ..Similar patterns of differences in PTSD scores between stressor types were also found across the three PTSD symptom criteria. Implications are discussed as to the ongoing controversy of the PTSD construct...
  32. pmc Multicomponent behavioral treatment for chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 25:224-31. 2011
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint PTSD symptoms, demographic characteristics, and functional status among veterans treated in VA primary care clinics
    Kathryn M Magruder
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:293-301. 2004
    ..These findings have implications for screening and service delivery in VA primary care clinics, and support the more general finding in the literature that PTSD is associated with impaired functioning...
  34. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder in veterans affairs primary care clinics
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, MS 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:233-47. 2006
    ..These results attest to strong relations between SAD and PTSD, the inadequate recognition of SAD in primary care settings, and the significant distress and impairment associated with SAD in veterans...
  35. ncbi request reprint Replication and expansion of findings related to racial differences in veterans with combat-related PTSD
    Jeannine Monnier
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:64-70. 2002
    ..These results suggest that African American and Caucasian veterans with combat-related PTSD do not differ with regard to manifestation or severity of psychopathology...
  36. ncbi request reprint Telehealth service delivery for persons with alcoholism
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:372-5. 2005
    ..The results demonstrate the feasibility of using videoconferencing for service delivery to adults with AUD, and encourage the future performance of randomized controlled trials...
  37. ncbi request reprint Performance characteristics of the posttraumatic stress disorder checklist and SPAN in Veterans Affairs primary care settings
    Derik E Yeager
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29452, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:294-301. 2007
    ..For this reason, research aimed at improving screening instruments could yield substantial benefits...
  38. doi request reprint Evidence for a unique PTSD construct represented by PTSD's D1-D3 symptoms
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, 2801 West Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:340-5. 2011
    ..These three symptoms may represent a unique latent construct. Implications are discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint The Infrequency-Posttraumatic Stress Disorder scale (Fptsd) for the MMPI-2: development and initial validation with veterans presenting with combat-related PTSD
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    J Pers Assess 79:531-49. 2002
    ..Clinical implications are discussed concerning the use of Fptsd to assess disability-seeking veterans suspected of overreporting PTSD symptoms...
  40. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in adults with severe mental illness: a critical review
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:883-99. 2011
    ..The current state of the literature and future directions for practice are discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Telepsychiatry treatment outcome research methodology: efficacy versus effectiveness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:455-8. 2004
    ..The current state of telepsychiatry research necessitates efficacy studies, the outcomes from which can be used to inform future effectiveness studies...
  42. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder's frequency and intensity ratings are associated with factor structure differences in military veterans
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:723-8. 2010
    ..Implications for the clinical assessment of PTSD and interpretation of the extant literature base on PTSD's factor structure are considered...
  43. pmc Disseminating evidence-based practices for adults with PTSD and severe mental illness in public-sector mental health agencies
    B Christopher Frueh
    The Menninger Clinic and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77080, USA
    Behav Modif 33:66-81. 2009
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  44. ncbi request reprint Assessing and Addressing Patient Satisfaction in a Longer-term Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital: Preliminary Findings on the Menninger Quality of Care Measure and Methodology
    Alok Madan
    The Menninger Clinic, Houston, Texas Drs Madan, Fowler, Allen, Ellis, Hardesty, Groat, O Malley, Woodson, Mahoney, Frueh, and Oldham Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Drs Madan, Fowler, Allen, Ellis, Hardesty, Groat, O Malley, Woodson, Mahoney, and Oldham and Department of Social Sciences, University of Hawaii, Hilo, Hawaii Dr Frueh
    Qual Manag Health Care 23:178-87. 2014
    ..We discuss our findings in light of national health care quality trends. ..
  45. doi request reprint Exposure to interpersonal trauma, attachment insecurity, and depression severity
    J Christopher Fowler
    The Menninger, Houston, TX 77035, USA
    J Affect Disord 149:313-8. 2013
    ..This study examines the role that attachment insecurity plays in mediating the relationship between prior exposure to trauma and current expression of depression severity...
  46. doi request reprint Integrating outcomes assessment and research into clinical care in inpatient adult psychiatric treatment
    Jon G Allen
    The Menninger Clinic and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 73:259-95. 2009
    ..The article concludes with a discussion of the ways in which the project can serve as a platform for a broad future research agenda...
  47. doi request reprint Imagery rescripting and exposure group treatment of posttraumatic nightmares in Veterans with PTSD
    Mary E Long
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:531-5. 2011
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that a nightmares treatment can be adapted to successfully reduce distress associated with combat Veterans' chronic nightmares. Clinical and research implications are discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Disability compensation seeking among veterans evaluated for posttraumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:84-91. 2003
    ..This study sought to further examine the relationship between compensation-seeking status and reporting of symptoms among combat veterans who were evaluated for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in OEF/OIF veterans with and without traumatic brain injury
    Katie A Ragsdale
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816 1390, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 27:420-6. 2013
    ..Further analysis indicated PTSD severity, and not TBI, was responsible for group differences, suggesting that treatments implicated for PTSD would likely be effective for this population...
  50. pmc Prevalence estimates of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder: critical review
    Lisa K Richardson
    Menninger Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, 2801 Gessner Drive, Houston, TX 77080, USA
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:4-19. 2010
    ..Further carefully conceptualized research, however, is needed to advance our understanding of disorder prevalence, as well as associated information on course, phenomenology, protective factors, treatment, and economic costs...
  51. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient satisfaction and increasing treatment compliance: patient education as a fundamental component of PTSD treatment
    Matt J Gray
    Department of Psychology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071 3415, USA
    Psychiatr Q 75:321-32. 2004
    ..Participants reported very high satisfaction with services, increased awareness of PTSD treatment options, greater optimism and symptom improvement and enhanced motivation to continue with treatment as a result of attending the group...
  52. doi request reprint Toward the development of national telehealth services: the role of Veterans Health Administration and future directions for research
    Peter W Tuerk
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Telemed J E Health 16:115-7. 2010
    ..To this end, we identify six specific areas of research we believe to be particularly relevant to the efficient development of telehealth modalities in civilian and military contexts outside VHA...
  53. doi request reprint Complicated grief and posttraumatic stress disorder in humans' response to the death of pets/animals
    Julie A Luiz Adrian
    Department of Animal Science, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 73:176-87. 2009
    ..Severe pathological reactions do occur but are quite rare among human survivors. Implications for mental health clinicians working with affected populations are discussed...
  54. doi request reprint Systematic investigation of initiatives to reduce seclusion and restraint in a state psychiatric hospital
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, North, Institute of Psychiatry, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:477-83. 2011
    ..This study used an experimental design to examine the effect of systematic implementation of behavioral interventions on the rate of seclusion and restraint in an inpatient psychiatric hospital...
  55. ncbi request reprint Remote psychotherapy for terminally ill cancer patients
    Jeffrey S Cluver
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:157-9. 2005
    ..The study suggests that there may be a role for the delivery of psychotherapy using low-bandwidth videophones...
  56. doi request reprint Cultural context of school communities in rural Hawaii to inform youth violence prevention
    Dyanne D Affonso
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Research Infrastructure Minority Institution NIH NCMHD, 640 North Aohoku Place 133, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    J Sch Health 80:146-52, quiz 160-2. 2010
    ..Gathering these data was an essential first step toward school-based youth violence prevention program development...
  57. ncbi request reprint Trauma experience in children and adolescents: an assessment of the effects of trauma type and role of interpersonal proximity
    Maggi Price
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, 200W Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:652-60. 2013
    ..Direct trauma experiences and emotionality were positively associated with almost all symptom domains. Implications for the relationship between trauma and developmental psychopathology are discussed. ..
  58. doi request reprint Changes in the Beck Depression Inventory-II's underlying symptom structure over 1 month of inpatient treatment
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 43606 3390, USA www jon elhai com
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:371-6. 2013
    ..Implications for changes to the structure of depression symptoms and in the clinical practice of tracking depression over time are discussed...
  59. pmc Symptom overlap in posttraumatic stress disorder and major depression
    Daniel F Gros
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 196:267-70. 2012
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Anhedonia and emotional numbing in combat veterans with PTSD
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:457-67. 2006
    ..Results were consistent with research on the distinction of appetitive and aversive functioning, providing insight into the nature of PTSD...
  61. pmc Ethnoracial disparities in sexual assault among Asian Americans and Native Hawaiians/other Pacific Islanders
    Annette S Crisanti
    Mental Health Services Research, Evaluation, and Training Program, University of Hawai i, Manoa, HI, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:820-6. 2011
    ..However, Asian Americans and Native Hawaiians/other Pacific Islanders (NHOPIs) are vastly underrepresented in research pertaining to trauma and health status sequelae...
  62. doi request reprint Implementing an evidence-based approach to working with suicidal inpatients
    Thomas E Ellis
    The Menninger Clinic and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 73:339-54. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient safety in psychiatric settings
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:355-61. 2007
    ....
  64. doi request reprint The role of cognitions in imagery rescripting for posttraumatic nightmares
    Mary E Long
    Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Clin Psychol 67:1008-16. 2011
    ..These findings provide preliminary evidence that trauma-related cognitions may improve over time as a result of imagery rescripting...
  65. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder instrument wording content is associated with differences in factor structure
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 43606 3390, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:208-12. 2011
    ..03. For the PTSD Symptom Scale, the numbing model's BIC was 6161.38 compared to the dysphoria model's BIC of 6102.87. Groups differed on variable intercepts and residual variances. Instrument and construct implications are discussed...
  66. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in DSM-5: estimates of prevalence and symptom structure in a nonclinical sample of college students
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Mail Stop 948, 2801 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606 3390, USA www jon elhai com
    J Anxiety Disord 26:58-64. 2012
    ..4-1.8% points higher for the DSM-5 (vs. the DSM-IV) diagnostic algorithm. The DSM-5 symptom set fit the data very well based on confirmatory factor analysis, and neither symptom set's factors were more correlated with depression...
  67. ncbi request reprint Trauma history screening in a community mental health center
    Karen J Cusack
    South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Charleston, South Carolina 29403, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:157-62. 2004
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  68. ncbi request reprint Talk-story: perspectives of children, parents, and community leaders on community violence in rural Hawaii
    Dyanne D Affonso
    Clinical Pharmacy Training, College of Pharmacy and Research Infrastructure Minority Institution UHH, University of Hawai i at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:400-8. 2007
    ..To enhance our understanding of what community violence means to a multiethnic school community in rural Hawaii and obtain people's perspectives of how to deal with and prevent violence-related behaviors among children...
  69. ncbi request reprint Multicomponent behavioral treatment for chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: trauma management therapy
    Samuel M Turner
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 4411, USA
    Behav Modif 29:39-69. 2005
    ..The appendix includes a detailed description of how to implement the social and emotional skills training components on a session-by-session basis; the full TMT treatment manual is available on request...
  70. ncbi request reprint Treatment-resistant posttraumatic stress disorder: strategies for intervention
    Mark B Hamner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:740-52. 2004
    ..This review will address representative existing studies and discuss several potential pharmacologic strategies for patients suffering from treatment-refractory PTSD...
  71. ncbi request reprint The need for trauma assessment and related clinical services in a state-funded mental health system
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:351-6. 2002
    ..Implications and future directions are addressed, including the current trauma initiatives of many state-funded systems...
  72. pmc Does the modified Stroop effect exist in PTSD? Evidence from dissertation abstracts and the peer reviewed literature
    Matthew O Kimble
    Department of Psychology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT 05753, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:650-5. 2009
    ..These data suggest that a reevaluation of the MSE in PTSD is warranted...
  73. ncbi request reprint Examining the uniqueness of frequency and intensity symptom ratings in posttraumatic stress disorder assessment
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:940-4. 2006
    ..Implications for future PTSD clinical and research assessment are discussed, including the potential to decrease administration time for these commonly used PTSD measures, given their time-consuming nature...
  74. ncbi request reprint PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    B Christopher Frueh
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  75. ncbi request reprint Are there racial differences in the experience of harmful or traumatic events within psychiatric settings?
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7590, 725 Martin Luther King, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Q 78:101-15. 2007
    ..These racial differences merit further attention to better understand their meaning and to improve mental health services provided to both African-Americans and Caucasian public-sector psychiatric patients...
  76. ncbi request reprint Trauma within the psychiatric setting: a preliminary empirical report
    Karen J Cusack
    South Carolina Department of Mental Health, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 30:453-60. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Gender- and trauma-related predictors of use of mental health treatment services among primary care patients
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1505-9. 2006
    ..Use of mental health care was investigated as a function of gender, traumatic event frequency, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and attitudes toward treatment among 194 primary care patients...
  78. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment for PTSD among people with severe mental illness: a proposed treatment model
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston 29401 5799, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:26-38. 2004
    ..Special considerations for public-sector consumers with PTSD and SMI are addressed, as are directions for future research...
  79. ncbi request reprint Trauma among female veterans: a critical review
    Heidi M Zinzow
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:384-400. 2007
    ..Researchers also are encouraged to employ standardized definitions of trauma and to investigate new areas, such as treatment outcomes and mediators of trauma and health. Policy and practice implications are discussed...
  80. ncbi request reprint Clinical symptomatology of posttraumatic stress disorder-diagnosed Australian and United States Vietnam combat veterans: an MMPI-2 comparison
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, 414 E Clark Street, SDU 114, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:458-64. 2003
    ..Results suggest that American and Australian Vietnam combat PTSD samples are very similar to each other, with implications for the treatment outcome literature...
  81. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and health service utilization in rural and urban combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:701-4. 2004
    ..Rural combat PTSD patients therefore seem to have similar mental health needs compared with their urban counterparts, with important service delivery implications...
  82. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence victimization among adults with severe mental illness: results of a cross-sectional study
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1472-3. 2006
  83. ncbi request reprint Fraudulent claims of combat status in the VA?
    John M McGrath
    Psychiatr Serv 53:345. 2002
  84. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in psychiatric symptom patterns and service use in VA primary care clinics
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:410-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess racial differences in psychopathology and service use in a sample of African-American and Caucasian veterans...
  85. ncbi request reprint Detection and management of malingering in people presenting for treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder: methods, obstacles, and recommendations
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 21:22-41. 2007
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Service utilization among compensation-seeking veterans
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Psychiatr Q 75:333-41. 2004
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Consumers' perceptions of negative experiences and "sanctuary harm" in psychiatric settings
    Cynthia S Robins
    Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1134-8. 2005
    ..This study explores consumers' perceptions of such harmful inpatient experiences, events that the authors place under the rubric of "sanctuary harm."..
  88. ncbi request reprint Empirical examination of a proposed refinement to DSM-IV posttraumatic stress disorder symptom criteria using the National Comorbidity Survey Replication data
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:597-602. 2008
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Symptom severity and lifetime and prospective health service use among military veterans evaluated for PTSD
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:178-84. 2007
    ..Health problems were related to prospective medical service use. Clinical and administrative implications in predicting health care use among trauma survivors are discussed...
  90. ncbi request reprint Research participants and questions about sexual trauma
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1757-8. 2005
  91. ncbi request reprint Mental health service use among American Red Cross disaster workers responding to the September 11, 2001 U.S. terrorist attacks
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, 414 East Clark Street SDU 114, Vermillion, SD 57069 2390, USA
    Psychiatry Res 143:29-34. 2006
    ..Findings support other recent research on MH service use after the September 11 attacks...
  92. ncbi request reprint An update on the South Carolina trauma initiative
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 725 Airport Rd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:708-10. 2007
    ..In the brief report presented here, the authors describe the past seven years in terms of obstacles encountered, progress, and future directions of this initiative in the hope of providing information and guidance to other state systems...
  93. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in psychotic symptoms among combat veterans with PTSD
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Veterans Affairs Medical Center Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:157-61. 2002
    ..African-Americans with PTSD endorsed more items suggesting positive symptoms of psychosis, without higher rates of primary psychosis, depression, or anxiety than Caucasians...
  94. ncbi request reprint Discriminating malingered from genuine civilian posttraumatic stress disorder: a validation of three MMPI-2 Infrequency scales (F, Fp, and Fptsd)
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    Assessment 11:139-44. 2004
    ..Analyses demonstrated Fptsd's incremental validity over F but not over Fp. Based on the two studies examining Fptsd, Fptsd may be more appropriate for combat trauma victims, and Fp may be more appropriate for civilian trauma victims...
  95. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized trauma and PTSD among public mental health consumers with chronic and severe mental illness
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:487-500. 2006
    ..Results suggest that trauma and PTSD are significantly overlooked in the public mental health system. Improved recognition of trauma and PTSD are needed in order to provide meaningful services to this highly vulnerable population...
  96. ncbi request reprint Challenges to the PTSD construct and its database: the importance of scientific debate
    Gerald M Rosen
    J Anxiety Disord 21:161-3. 2007
    ..Yet, scientific methods, and associated critiques, provide the best way to advance our knowledge, so that professionals can provide accurate information, sound advice, and non-harmful interventions to those in need...
  97. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in telepsychiatry: an updated review
    Jeannine Monnier
    Department off Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charlesston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1604-9. 2003
    ..Because of this increase, the authors conducted a literature review of telepsychiatry to update a previously published review that covered the years 1970 to 2000...
  98. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentations in combat veterans diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Heealth Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, 57069 2390, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:385-97. 2003
    ..1990). Clusters also were different in disability-seeking status, employment status, and income. Implications for research and clinical practice using the MMPI-2 with combat veterans presenting with PTSD are briefly addressed...