I R Katz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of risperidone and placebo for psychosis and behavioral disturbances associated with dementia: a randomized, double-blind trial. Risperidone Study Group
    I R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:107-15. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin causes changes in affective processes in elderly volunteers
    Knashawn Morales
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:70-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and safety of risperidone in the treatment of psychosis of Alzheimer's disease and mixed dementia: a meta-analysis of 4 placebo-controlled clinical trials
    Ira Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, and Department of Neurology, Memory Clinic, Middelheim Hospital, ZNA, Wilrijk Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:475-84. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Probing for affective side effects of drugs used in geriatric practice: use of daily diaries to test for effects of metoclopramide and naproxen
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1568-75. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Risperidone and falls in ambulatory nursing home residents with dementia and psychosis or agitation: secondary analysis of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Ira R Katz
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, Room 3001, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:499-508. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Optimizing atypical antipsychotic treatment strategies in the elderly
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, VISN 4 MIRECC Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:S272-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Drug treatment of depression in frail elderly nursing home residents
    J E Streim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 8:150-9. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint A daily diary study of late-life depression
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:270-9. 2006
  9. pmc Reducing suicidal ideation and depression in older primary care patients: 24-month outcomes of the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:882-90. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Heuristic comparison of sertraline with nortriptyline for the treatment of depression in frail elderly patients
    D W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 8:141-9. 2000

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of risperidone and placebo for psychosis and behavioral disturbances associated with dementia: a randomized, double-blind trial. Risperidone Study Group
    I R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:107-15. 1999
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin causes changes in affective processes in elderly volunteers
    Knashawn Morales
    Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:70-6. 2006
    ..To test for simvastatin-induced changes in affect and affective processes in elderly volunteers...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and safety of risperidone in the treatment of psychosis of Alzheimer's disease and mixed dementia: a meta-analysis of 4 placebo-controlled clinical trials
    Ira Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, and Department of Neurology, Memory Clinic, Middelheim Hospital, ZNA, Wilrijk Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:475-84. 2007
    ..Psychosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a specific component of AD, characterized by delusions, misidentifications, and hallucinations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Probing for affective side effects of drugs used in geriatric practice: use of daily diaries to test for effects of metoclopramide and naproxen
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1568-75. 2005
    ..If replicated, they would demonstrate that drug effects can extend beyond the intensity of affect and/or the emergence of full-fledged psychiatric disorders to include moderation of the interactions between daily events and affect...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risperidone and falls in ambulatory nursing home residents with dementia and psychosis or agitation: secondary analysis of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Ira R Katz
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, Room 3001, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:499-508. 2004
    ..Authors evaluated the association between use/dosage of risperidone (RIS) and falls in a residential-care dementia population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Optimizing atypical antipsychotic treatment strategies in the elderly
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, VISN 4 MIRECC Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:S272-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Drug treatment of depression in frail elderly nursing home residents
    J E Streim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 8:150-9. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A daily diary study of late-life depression
    Lara G Chepenik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:270-9. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Reducing suicidal ideation and depression in older primary care patients: 24-month outcomes of the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:882-90. 2009
    ..This is the first report of outcomes over a 2-year period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Heuristic comparison of sertraline with nortriptyline for the treatment of depression in frail elderly patients
    D W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 8:141-9. 2000
    ..There were no differences in the tolerability of sertraline vs. nortriptyline. However, in this group of frail older adults, sertraline was not as effective as nortriptyline for the treatment of depression...
  11. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the efficacy and safety of donepezil in patients with Alzheimer's disease in the nursing home setting
    P N Tariot
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Monroe Community Hospital, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:1590-9. 2001
    ..In summary, effects on cognition, overall dementia severity, and safety and tolerability findings are consistent with previous findings in outpatients and support the use of donepezil in patients with AD who reside in nursing homes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of agitation, aggression, and psychosis associated with dementia: a pooled analysis including three randomized, placebo-controlled double-blind trials in nursing home residents treated with risperidone
    Peter Paul De Deyn
    Department of Neurology, Memory Clinic, Middelheim Hospital, ZNA, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk Antwerp, Belgium
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:497-508. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Probing the safety of medications in the frail elderly: evidence from a randomized clinical trial of sertraline and venlafaxine in depressed nursing home residents
    David W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:875-82. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy and tolerability of venlafaxine and sertraline for the treatment of depression among nursing home residents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychosis of Alzheimer disease: validity of the construct and response to risperidone
    Lon S Schneider
    University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:414-25. 2003
    ..The authors evaluated the efficacy of risperidone in reducing psychotic and aggressive symptoms in a subgroup of patients who fulfilled operationalized criteria for psychosis of dementia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression among elderly patients in primary care settings
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:496-504. 2006
    ..Although depressive conditions in later life are a major public health problem, the outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression are largely unknown...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cause of death in veterans receiving general medical and mental health care
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3535 Market Street, Room 3400, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:789-92. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of depression in nursing home residents: a mental health services perspective
    Catherine J Datto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, and the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, 19104, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:141-6. 2002
    ..Developing models to ensure quality of care will require focused mental health services research...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption on the treatment of depression among elderly patients
    D W Oslin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 8:215-20. 2000
    ..Moreover, there appeared to be an added benefit when even modest alcohol consumption was decreased among elderly patients suffering from depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of maintenance ECT on concentration and memory
    C J Datto
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Friends Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J ECT 17:170-4. 2001
    ..This pilot study was designed to evaluate the utility of using telephone assessments to determine whether patents receiving maintenance ECT (MECT) experience cognitive deficits related to individual treatments...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) and psychiatric and laboratory measures of frailty in a residential care population
    M F Morrison
    Dept of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 6:277-84. 1998
    ....
  21. pmc Test characteristics of the 15-item geriatric depression scale and Hamilton depression rating scale in Parkinson disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, and the Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:169-75. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the sensitivity, specificity, and diagnostic accuracy of the 15-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-15) and the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) in patients with Parkinson disease (PD)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Daily affect in Parkinson disease is responsive to life events and motor symptoms
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, and the Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:161-8. 2006
    ..Specifically, it was intended to test the hypothesis that PD, even in the absence of depression, is associated with anhedonia...
  23. ncbi request reprint Older adult report of change in depressive symptoms as a treatment decision tool
    Catherine J Datto
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:627-31. 2006
    ..To evaluate patient reports of changes in depressive symptoms as information that can be used in treatment decision-making...
  24. pmc Using a Bayesian latent growth curve model to identify trajectories of positive affect and negative events following myocardial infarction
    Michael R Elliott
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 612 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Biostatistics 6:119-43. 2005
    ..We consider whether latent class models might be used to distinguish patients on the basis of trajectories of observed affect scores, reported events, and presence or absence of clinical depression...
  25. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine transporter imaging correlates with anxiety and depression symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Nucl Med 46:227-32. 2005
    ..We studied the correlation of striatal dopamine transporter (DAT) imaging with anxiety and depression symptoms in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  26. pmc Screening, assessment, and management of depression in VA primary care clinics. The Behavioral Health Laboratory
    David W Oslin
    Philadelphia VA Medical Center and VISN 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:46-50. 2006
    ..The BHL was implemented to assist in the evaluation of patients who screened positively for depression at an annual clinical appointment or who were identified through routine care...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of stress-induced cortisol in the relationship between depression and decreased bone mineral density
    Patricia M Furlan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:911-7. 2005
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that cortisol mediates the relationship between bone density and depression in postmenopausal women...
  28. pmc Antidepressant studies in Parkinson's disease: a review and meta-analysis
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1161-9. 2005
    ..In addition, PD patients may benefit less from antidepressant treatment, particularly selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, than do elderly patients without PD...
  29. pmc Escitalopram for major depression in Parkinson's disease: an open-label, flexible-dosage study
    Daniel Weintraub
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:377-83. 2006
    ..In Parkinson's disease, either SSRIs may have limited antidepressant effects, or the use of existing depression diagnostic and rating instruments may be problematic...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of psychiatric and other nonmotor symptoms on disability in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:784-8. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of depression and other nonmotor symptoms on functional ability in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  31. ncbi request reprint An assessment of suicide in an urban VA Medical Center
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, USA
    Psychiatry 65:327-37. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate the importance of acknowledging that risk factors for suicide are specific to sites or populations; this information can be used in allocating resources for developing site-specific strategies for prevention...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of increasing the dose and duration of sertraline trial in the treatment of depressed nursing home residents
    Daniel Weintraub
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, and Philadelphia VA Medical Center, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:109-11. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that an extended trial or high dosages of sertraline may benefit some depressed elderly patients with persistent depression after acute treatment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Association between medical comorbidity and treatment outcomes in late-life depression
    David W Oslin
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:823-8. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine the relationship between specific medical illnesses and the outcomes of treatment for late-life depression...
  34. ncbi request reprint Dimensions of executive function in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:140-4. 2005
    ..Executive impairment is common in Parkinson's disease (PD). However, it is unknown which dimensions of executive function are assessed by commonly used neuropsychological instruments and if clinical correlates of specific dimensions exist...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression treatment on depressive symptoms in older adulthood: the moderating role of pain
    Shahrzad Mavandadi
    Section of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:202-11. 2007
    ..To investigate whether pain severity and interference with normal work activities moderate the effects of depression treatment on changes in depressive symptoms over time in older adults in primary care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Recognition and treatment of depression in Parkinson's disease
    Daniel Weintraub
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:178-83. 2003
    ..Most depressed patients are untreated, and half of antidepressant users remain depressed, suggesting that even when delivered, treatment is often inadequate or ineffective...
  37. ncbi request reprint The structure of depression among elderly institution residents: affective and somatic correlates of physical frailty
    P A Parmelee
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M155-62. 1998
    ....
  38. pmc Remission in depressed geriatric primary care patients: a report from the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:718-24. 2005
    ..In addition, it sought to identify risk factors for nonremission that could guide treatment planning and referral to care managers or specialists...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic interventions for psychosis and agitation in neurodegenerative diseases: evidence about efficacy and safety
    Daniel Weintraub
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:941-83, ix-x. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Using the minimum data set 2.0 mood disturbance items as a self-report screening instrument for depression in nursing home residents
    Katy Ruckdeschel
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry and Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:43-9. 2004
    ..0 (MDS) Mood Disturbance items could be administered by self-report. They compared the MDS to the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) in terms of its association with depression diagnosis...
  41. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine ER as a treatment for generalized anxiety disorder in older adults: pooled analysis of five randomized placebo-controlled clinical trials
    Ira R Katz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:18-25. 2002
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint The disabling nature of comorbid depression among older DUI recipients
    D W Oslin
    Center for the Study of Addictions, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Addict 8:128-35. 1999
    ..These data support previous studies that suggest greater disability in patients with concurrent mental illnesses...
  43. ncbi request reprint Validating the diagnosis of delirium and evaluating its association with deterioration over a one-year period
    I R Katz
    Section on Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadephia, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 9:148-59. 2001
    ....
  44. pmc Stigma and the acceptability of depression treatments among african americans and whites
    Jane L Givens
    Boston University Medical Center, Geriatrics Section, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1292-7. 2007
    ..Stigma is associated with depression treatment, however, whether stigma differs between depression treatment modalities is not known, nor have racial differences in depression treatment stigma been fully explored...
  45. ncbi request reprint Design of Depression in Alzheimer's Disease Study-2
    Barbara K Martin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:920-30. 2006
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of psychosis and agitation in elderly patients with dementia: four decades of experience
    Sandra S Kindermann
    University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Drugs Aging 19:257-76. 2002
    ..Additional large-scale, well-controlled studies are needed before conclusive statements regarding the value of treatment of psychosis and agitation with atypical antipsychotics and non-antipsychotic agents can be made...
  47. ncbi request reprint Quetiapine treatment of psychosis associated with dementia: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Pierre N Tariot
    Memory Disorders Center, Banner Alzheimer s Disease Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:767-76. 2006
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Care of dementia and other mental disorders in assisted living facilities: new research and borrowed knowledge
    Katy Ruckdeschel
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1771-3. 2004
  49. ncbi request reprint Second-generation issues in the management of depression in nursing homes
    Daniel Weintraub
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:2100-1; author reply 2101. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychological symptoms in patients with dementia as a target for pharmacotherapy with risperidone
    Jonathan Rabinowitz
    Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1329-34. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of risperidone on specific behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant pharmacotherapy in the treatment of depression in the very old: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Steven P Roose
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2050-9. 2004
    ..This study determined the efficacy of antidepressant medication for the treatment of depression in the "old-old."..
  52. ncbi request reprint Clinical application of operationalized criteria for 'Depression of Alzheimer's Disease'
    Paul B Rosenberg
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:119-27. 2005
    ..Criteria for the diagnosis of dAD have been proposed previously...
  53. ncbi request reprint Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance consensus statement on the unmet needs in diagnosis and treatment of mood disorders in late life
    Dennis S Charney
    National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:664-72. 2003
    ..To review progress made during the past decade in late-life mood disorders and to identify areas of unmet need in health care delivery and research...
  54. ncbi request reprint Depression and frailty: the need for multidisciplinary research
    Ira R Katz
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:1-6. 2004
  55. ncbi request reprint Provisional diagnostic criteria for depression of Alzheimer disease: rationale and background
    Jason T Olin
    Adult and Geriatric Treatment and Preventive Interventions Research Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 9635, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:129-41. 2002
    ..Further research is needed to better define core symptoms, clinical course, and efficacy of treatments...
  56. ncbi request reprint Provisional diagnostic criteria for depression of Alzheimer disease
    Jason T Olin
    Adult and Geriatric Treatment and Preventive Interventions Research Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 9635, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:125-8. 2002
    ....

Research Grants13

  1. DRUG TREATMENT OF DEPRESSION IN THE NURSING HOME AGED
    Ira Katz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. PROBING DRUG RELATED MENTAL DISORDERS OF AGING
    Ira Katz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will also explore the impact of medications on daily reports of positive or negative events and on the relationship between daily events and daily affect. ..
  3. PREVENTION OF SUICIDE IN THE ELDERLY
    Ira Katz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data will also be collected to document the impact of intervention on patient care, and on physician knowledge, attitudes, and satisfaction and test hypotheses derived from preliminary studies of the three IRCs. ..
  4. DEPRESSION AND MEDICAL CARE:AGING AND CLINICAL SETTING
    Ira Katz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....