Affiliation: University at Buffalo
- Linkage to primary medical care following inpatient detoxificationKim S Griswold
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Family Medicine Research Institute, Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, SUNY Clinical Center, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
Am J Addict 16:183-6. 2007..5, CI = 1.24-16.58, p = 0.024). As compared to those patients without primary care follow-up, having a plan to see one's PCP was associated with lower rates of relapse following detoxification...
- A randomized trial: are care navigators effective in connecting patients to primary care after psychiatric crisis?Kim S Griswold
Department of Family Medicine, Primary Care Research Institute, The State University of New York at Buffalo, 462 Grider Street, SUNY Clinical Center, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
Community Ment Health J 46:398-402. 2010..4 vs. 37.6%, P < .001). Navigators were effective in helping patients connect to primary care after a psychiatric crisis. Improved access to primary care is important given the complex chronic health problems of this vulnerable cohort...
- Connections to primary medical care after psychiatric crisisKim S Griswold
Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
J Am Board Fam Pract 18:166-72. 2005..Patients presenting with a psychiatric emergency face a unique set of challenges in connecting to primary care...
- Refugees and medical student training: results of a programme in primary careKim Griswold
Family Medicine Research Institute, Department of Family Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14215, USA
Med Educ 40:697-703. 2006..This paper presents results from pre- and post-programme surveys of medical students who participated in a training programme that included evening clinical sessions for refugee patients and related educational workshops...
- Cultural awareness through medical student and refugee patient encountersKim Griswold
Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, The State University of New York, University at Buffalo, 462 Grider Street, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 9:55-60. 2007..Our evaluation question was: What kinds of cultural awareness and communication lessons do medical students derive from clinical encounters with refugee patients?..
- Adolescent substance use and abuse: recognition and managementKim S Griswold
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Department of Family Medicine, Buffalo, New York 14215, USA
Am Fam Physician 77:331-6. 2008..Working within community and family contexts, family physicians can activate and oversee the system of professionals and treatment components necessary for optimal management of substance misuse in adolescents...
- Primary care after psychiatric crisis: a qualitative analysisKim S Griswold
The State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Institute, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
Ann Fam Med 6:38-43. 2008..The goals of this study were to assess whether care managers improved access and to understand patients' experiences with health care after a psychiatric crisis...
- Refugee health and medical student trainingKim S Griswold
Department of Family Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, 14215, USA
Fam Med 35:649-54. 2003..This article describes an academic family practice-community partnership focusing on health care needs of refugees that became the model for a medical school selective on cultural sensitivity training...
- Seriously emotionally disturbed youth: a needs assessmentJoan B Kernan
University at Buffalo, Department of Family Medicine, NY 14215, USA
Community Ment Health J 39:475-86. 2003..Family interviews were conducted whenever possible. Results demonstrate a need for enhanced case management, service coordination, services specific to children and families, and expanded community-based services...
- Bipolar disorder is common in depressed primary care patientsSteven L Dubovsky
Department of Psychiatry, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Postgrad Med 123:129-33. 2011..To examine the prevalence and treatment of typical and subsyndromal bipolar disorder (BD) in depressed primary care patients...
- How patients view primary care: differences by minority status after psychiatric emergencyJasmin S Roman
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, Family Medicine Residency, New York, New York, USA
J Cult Divers 15:56-60. 2008..For patients with mental health disorders, additional barriers are created due to poor experiences with the health care system...
- Medical Training in Diversity: Disparity Across CulturesKim Griswold; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposal is designed to achieve maximum impact and mitigation of disparities overtime. (End of Abstract) ..