W Gardner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patients' revisions of their beliefs about the need for hospitalization
    W Gardner
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1385-91. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care treatment of pediatric psychosocial problems: A study from pediatric research in office settings and ambulatory sentinel practice network
    W Gardner
    Center for Research on Health Care Data Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E44. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Does the family APGAR effectively measure family functioning?
    W Gardner
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, CRHC Data Center, Montefiore University Hospital, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:19-25. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional adaptive testing for mental health problems in primary care
    William Gardner
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Care 40:812-23. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Child sex differences in primary care clinicians' mental health care of children and adolescents
    William Gardner
    Center for Research on Health Care Data Center, 1212 Lilliane Kaufmann Bldg, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:454-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary care clinicians' use of standardized tools to assess child psychosocial problems
    William Gardner
    Department of Medicine and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:191-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Physician gender and psychosocial care for children: attitudes, practice characteristics, identification, and treatment
    S H Scholle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 39:26-38. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial to improve the quality of treatment for panic and generalized anxiety disorders in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1332-41. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance use and community violence: a test of the relation at the daily level
    Edward P Mulvey
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:743-54. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral disinhibition in childhood predicts early age at onset of substance use disorder
    Ralph E Tarter
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1078-85. 2003

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Patients' revisions of their beliefs about the need for hospitalization
    W Gardner
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1385-91. 1999
    ..The authors examine how patients changed their evaluations of psychiatric hospitalization following hospital treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care treatment of pediatric psychosocial problems: A study from pediatric research in office settings and ambulatory sentinel practice network
    W Gardner
    Center for Research on Health Care Data Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E44. 2000
    ..How is primary care treatment of children's psychosocial problems affected by child symptoms, physician training, practice structure, insurance, physician/patient relationship, and family demographics?..
  3. ncbi request reprint Does the family APGAR effectively measure family functioning?
    W Gardner
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, CRHC Data Center, Montefiore University Hospital, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:19-25. 2001
    ..The Family APGAR has been widely used to study the relationship of family function and health problems in family practice offices...
  4. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional adaptive testing for mental health problems in primary care
    William Gardner
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Care 40:812-23. 2002
    ..An alternative is adaptive testing, in which a computer selects the items to be asked of a patient based on the patient's previous responses. This research used a simulation to test a child mental health screen based on this technology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Child sex differences in primary care clinicians' mental health care of children and adolescents
    William Gardner
    Center for Research on Health Care Data Center, 1212 Lilliane Kaufmann Bldg, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:454-9. 2002
    ..Sex differences in the medical and mental health care of adults are well established...
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary care clinicians' use of standardized tools to assess child psychosocial problems
    William Gardner
    Department of Medicine and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:191-5. 2003
    ..This study investigated primary care clinicians' (PCCs) use of standardized tools for psychosocial problems among children in whom they reported finding a problem...
  7. ncbi request reprint Physician gender and psychosocial care for children: attitudes, practice characteristics, identification, and treatment
    S H Scholle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Med Care 39:26-38. 2001
    ..To examine differences by physician gender in the identification and treatment of childhood psychosocial problems...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial to improve the quality of treatment for panic and generalized anxiety disorders in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1332-41. 2005
    ..Panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder are prevalent in primary care, associated with poor functional outcomes, and are often unrecognized and ineffectively treated by primary care physicians...
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance use and community violence: a test of the relation at the daily level
    Edward P Mulvey
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:743-54. 2006
    ..Implications for the utility of substance use as a risk marker for the assessment of future violence are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral disinhibition in childhood predicts early age at onset of substance use disorder
    Ralph E Tarter
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1078-85. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Race, quality of depression care, and recovery from major depression in a primary care setting
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:381-90. 2002
    ..We found little racial variation in either process measures or clinical outcomes for depression in our sample of African-American and Caucasian primary care patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased IgG 3:4 ratios in adolescent antisocial females: evidence of Th1/Th2 imbalance?
    Kathleen Pajer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St Suite 430, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 16:747-56. 2002
    ..These data indicate that immunologic abnormalities are present in adolescent antisocial girls. Future studies should measure cytokine levels and investigate the clinical implications of these findings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Decreased cortisol levels in adolescent girls with conduct disorder
    K Pajer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Suite 430, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:297-302. 2001
    ..On the basis of reports of decreased cortisol levels in antisocial males, we investigated morning plasma cortisol levels in adolescent girls with conduct disorder (CD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical versus actuarial predictions of violence of patients with mental illnesses
    W Gardner
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylyania 15213, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 64:602-9. 1996
    ..Actuarial predictions based only on patients' histories of violence were more accurate than clinical predictions, as were actuarial predictions that did not use information about histories...
  15. pmc Generalizing from clinical trial data: a case study. The risk of suicidality among pediatric antidepressant users
    Joel B Greenhouse
    Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, U S A
    Stat Med 27:1801-13. 2008
    ..In this paper, we describe and illustrate an approach for making what we call generalizability judgments and illustrate the approach in the context of a case study of the risk of suicidality among pediatric antidepressant users...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pain, emotional distress, and health service use in childhood
    John V Campo
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, The Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Pediatr 141:76-83. 2002
    ..To determine the psychosocial correlates of recurrent pediatric pain and its relationship to health service use and medical presentations for "unexplained" symptoms in primary care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and medical health care policies in juvenile detention facilities
    Kathleen A Pajer
    Columbus Children s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1660-7. 2007
    ..Little is known about policies for the delivery of mental and physical health care in these settings. Our objective was to describe current health care policies in U.S. detention facilities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the PSC-17 and alternative mental health screens in an at-risk primary care sample
    William Gardner
    Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, Columbus Children s Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:611-8. 2007
    ..To validate the 17-item version of the Pediatric Symptom Checklist (PSC-17) as a screen for common pediatric mental disorders in primary care...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and community violence among high-risk patients: A test of the relationship at the weekly level
    Jennifer L Skeem
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:967-79. 2006
    ..The authors found no evidence that increases in the latter symptoms during 1 week provide an independent foundation for expecting violence during the following week...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender and risk assessment accuracy: underestimating women's violence potential
    Jennifer Skeem
    Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92697 7085, USA
    Law Hum Behav 29:173-86. 2005
    ..Implications for future research on the judgment processes that may underlie MHPs' limited accuracy with women and for training programs in violence risk assessment are discussed...
  21. pmc Computerized adaptive measurement of depression: a simulation study
    William Gardner
    Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute and Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 4:13. 2004
    ..We developed a computerized adaptive version of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI). We examined its efficiency and its usefulness in identifying Major Depressive Episodes (MDE) and in measuring depression severity...
  22. ncbi request reprint What do clinicians expect? Comparing envisioned and reported violence for male and female patients
    Jennifer L Skeem
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 92697, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:599-609. 2005
    ..Third, when MHPs envisioned violence that was highly conditional on psychiatric deterioration and medication noncompliance, violence often did not occur...
  23. ncbi request reprint Adrenal androgen and gonadal hormone levels in adolescent girls with conduct disorder
    Kathleen Pajer
    Columbus Children s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:1245-56. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that girls with CD, particularly aggressive CD, have lower cortisol to DHEA ratios, higher levels of free testosterone, and lower levels of SHBG. Clinical and research implications of these findings are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Authors' reports about research integrity problems in clinical trials
    William Gardner
    Department of Pediatrics and Children s Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:244-51. 2005
    ..We sought to determine how frequently authors of published pharmaceutical clinical trials reported fabrication of data or misrepresentation of research...
  25. ncbi request reprint Follow-up care of children identified with ADHD by primary care clinicians: A prospective cohort study
    William Gardner
    Children s Research Institute and The Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 145:767-71. 2004
    ..To document follow-up care received by children identified with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) by primary care clinicians (PCCs)...
  26. doi request reprint Neuropsychological function in adolescent girls with conduct disorder
    Kathleen Pajer
    Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:416-25. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Trial of computerized screening for adolescent behavioral concerns
    Jack Stevens
    Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, 899 East Broad, 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1099-105. 2008
    ..The goal of this randomized, controlled trial was to determine whether computerized screening with real-time printing of results for pediatricians increased the identification of these adolescent behavioral concerns...