SETH S HIMELHOCH

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and one-year outcome in methadone maintenance treatment
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 21:524-30. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescribing patterns among VA patients with schizophrenia
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, United States
    Schizophr Res 136:32-5. 2012
  3. pmc Understanding associations between serious mental illness and hepatitis C virus among veterans: a national multivariate analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 773 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:30-7. 2009
  4. pmc Care and management of cardiovascular risk factors among individuals with schizophrenia and type 2 diabetes who smoke
    Seth Himelhoch
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:30-2. 2009
  5. pmc Access to HAART and utilization of inpatient medical hospital services among HIV-infected patients with co-occurring serious mental illness and injection drug use
    Seth Himelhoch
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:518-25. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of group psychotherapy to reduce depressive symptoms among HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:732-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding associations between serious mental illness and HIV among patients in the VA Health System
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1165-72. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy by primary-care providers: results of a national sample
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 737 Lombard St, Room 516, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:325-30. 2007
  9. pmc Use of outpatient mental health services and psychotropic medications among HIV-infected patients in a multisite, multistate study
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:538-45. 2009
  10. pmc Feasibility of telephone-based cognitive behavioral therapy targeting major depression among urban dwelling African-American people with co-occurring HIV
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychol Health Med 16:156-65. 2011

Research Grants

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Publications27

  1. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and one-year outcome in methadone maintenance treatment
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 21:524-30. 2012
    ..Although opiate use may be associated with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), it is not clear whether PTSD is associated with retention in methadone maintenance...
  2. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescribing patterns among VA patients with schizophrenia
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, United States
    Schizophr Res 136:32-5. 2012
    ..Recent reviews have questioned the efficacy of adjuvant use of antidepressants for the treatment of depression or the treatment of primary negative symptoms among individuals with schizophrenia...
  3. pmc Understanding associations between serious mental illness and hepatitis C virus among veterans: a national multivariate analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 773 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 50:30-7. 2009
    ..Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a leading cause of hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhosis in the United States and is known to be transmitted via pathways associated with substance use (e.g., injection drug use and intranasal drug use)...
  4. pmc Care and management of cardiovascular risk factors among individuals with schizophrenia and type 2 diabetes who smoke
    Seth Himelhoch
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:30-2. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether individuals with schizophrenia and type 2 diabetes who smoke were being monitored and treated for modifiable risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease...
  5. pmc Access to HAART and utilization of inpatient medical hospital services among HIV-infected patients with co-occurring serious mental illness and injection drug use
    Seth Himelhoch
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:518-25. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of group psychotherapy to reduce depressive symptoms among HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:732-9. 2007
    ..Of note, women were nearly absent from all studies. Future studies should be directed at addressing this disparity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding associations between serious mental illness and HIV among patients in the VA Health System
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1165-72. 2007
    ..This study compared the recorded prevalence of HIV among veterans with and without serious mental illness...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy by primary-care providers: results of a national sample
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 737 Lombard St, Room 516, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:325-30. 2007
    ..Primary-care physicians are reporting that they provide psychotherapy and may be filling a void for underserved populations...
  9. pmc Use of outpatient mental health services and psychotropic medications among HIV-infected patients in a multisite, multistate study
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:538-45. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Feasibility of telephone-based cognitive behavioral therapy targeting major depression among urban dwelling African-American people with co-occurring HIV
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychol Health Med 16:156-65. 2011
    ..The efficacy of this intervention will be assessed in a planned randomized control trial...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of antidepressant medication among HIV-positive individuals with depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, Divisdion of Services Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 Lombard Street, RM 516, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:813-22. 2005
    ..However, the underrepresentation of women and minorities limits the generalizability of these findings and suggests that future studies be directed to address this disparity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among those with serious mental illness
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Mental Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 West Baltimore St, MSTF Building, Suite 300, Baltimore, MD 21201 1549, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2317-9. 2004
    ..The goal was to determine the prevalence of COPD among those with serious mental illness...
  13. pmc HIV patients with psychiatric disorders are less likely to discontinue HAART
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    AIDS 23:1735-42. 2009
    ..We examined whether having a psychiatric disorder among HIV-infected individuals is associated with differential rates of discontinuation of HAART and whether the number of mental health visits impact these rates...
  14. pmc Medical inpatients' adherence to outpatient psychiatric aftercare: a prospective study of patients evaluated by an inpatient consultation liaison psychiatry service
    Mark J Ehrenreich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 44:1-15. 2012
    ..Barriers to care and their effect on aftercare follow-up were assessed...
  15. doi request reprint Depression, Anxiety, and Moods of Hospitalized Patients under Contact Precautions
    Hannah R Day
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:251-8. 2013
    ..The use of contact precautions should not be restricted by the belief that contact precautions will produce more depression or anxiety...
  16. pmc HAART receipt and viral suppression among HIV-infected patients with co-occurring mental illness and illicit drug use
    Geetanjali Chander
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Care 21:655-63. 2009
    ..Co-occurring MI and DU is associated with lower HAART receipt and viral suppression compared to individuals with either MI or DU or neither. Integrating HIV, substance abuse, and mental healthcare may improve outcomes in this population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chronic medical illness, depression, and use of acute medical services among Medicare beneficiaries
    Seth Himelhoch
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Med Care 42:512-21. 2004
    ..This study assessed the relation of comorbid depressive syndrome with utilization of emergency department services and preventable inpatient hospitalizations among elderly individuals with chronic medical conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of HIV and hepatitis testing and related service utilization among individuals with serious mental illness
    Richard W Goldberg
    University of Maryland Baltimore School of Medicine, Division of Services Research, and the VA Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:573-7. 2005
    ..Only 15% of the sample was immunized against hepatitis B. Medical hospitalization was the only factor related to immunization. These results indicate an urgent need to improve access to HIV and hepatitis testing and related treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and psychiatric disorders in HIV-positive patients: epidemiology and impact on antiretroviral therapy
    Geetanjali Chander
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Drugs 66:769-89. 2006
    ..Future studies examining individual substances of abuse, psychiatric disorders and co-occurring substance abuse and psychiatric disorders on HIV outcomes will inform targeted adherence interventions...
  20. pmc The 2009 schizophrenia PORT psychopharmacological treatment recommendations and summary statements
    Robert W Buchanan
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, PO Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:71-93. 2010
    ....
  21. pmc Association between depression and contact precautions in veterans at hospital admission
    Hannah R Day
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland Baltimore, 685 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:163-5. 2011
    ..3 vs 13.0; P = .47), and the association was stronger after adjusting for other variables (mean difference, 2.2; P = .21). Although underpowered, in the largest study to date, patients on CP tended toward more depression and anxiety...
  22. doi request reprint Media and internet ownership and use among mental health outpatients with serious mental illness
    Sara Clayton
    Department of Psychology, VA Maryland Health Care System, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:364-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether people with serious mental illness (SMI) and substance use disorder (SUD) use the Internet to receive health information...
  23. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, AIDS and the decision to prescribe HAART: results of a national survey of HIV clinicians
    Seth Himelhoch
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 West Baltimore St, MSTF Bldg, Suite 300, Baltimore, MD, 21201 1549, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 33:109-20. 2007
    ..10%, p = 0.01). HIV clinicians recognize the importance of recommending HAART treatment to individuals with schizophrenia and AIDS and avoid using antiretroviral medication with known neuropsychiatric side effects...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does the presence of a current psychiatric disorder in AIDS patients affect the initiation of antiretroviral treatment and duration of therapy?
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1457-63. 2004
    ..We investigated whether a current psychiatric disorder (1) affected the time to initiation of HAART, (2) predicted the likelihood of being prescribed HAART for at least 6 months, and (3) affected survival in urban AIDS patients...
  25. doi request reprint Use of the internet and other media for health information among clinic outpatients with serious mental illness
    Dina L G Borzekowski
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1265-8. 2009
    ..This study examined how people with serious mental illness access and use media to receive health information...
  26. ncbi request reprint To whom do psychiatrists offer smoking-cessation counseling?
    Seth Himelhoch
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 Bldg 2, Suite 600, Baltimore, MD 21287 6220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:2228-30. 2003
    ..Individuals with mental illness have high rates of tobacco dependence; however, little is known about what influences a psychiatrist's decision to offer smoking-cessation counseling to smoking patients...
  27. pmc Association between contact precautions and delirium at a tertiary care center
    Hannah R Day
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:34-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the relationship between contact precautions and delirium among inpatients, adjusting for other factors...

Research Grants3

  1. HIV Care for Substance Users with Psychiatric Disorders
    Seth Himelhoch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If the results of these studies suggest the case management intervention is feasible it will inform the subsequent development of an extramural grant proposal aimed at studying the effectiveness of this intervention. ..