Eric R Kessell
Affiliation: University of California
- Psychiatric emergencies after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001Ralph A Catalano
Department of Public Health Biology and Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of California, Berkley, California 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:163-6. 2004..Population surveys suggest that the events of September 11, 2001, resulted in psychiatric emergencies in U.S. communities. This study tested the extent of such emergencies in San Francisco...
- Rates of unemployment and incidence of police-initiated examinations for involuntary hospitalization in FloridaEric R Kessell
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 22 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1435-9. 2006..This study tested the hypothesis that contraction of regional economies affects the incidence of involuntary admissions to psychiatric emergency services by reducing community tolerance for persons perceived as threatening to others...
- Effect of racial and ethnic composition of neighborhoods in San Francisco on rates of mental health-related 911 callsEric R Kessell
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:1376-8. 2009..This study investigated the association between the racial and ethnic residential composition of San Francisco neighborhoods and the rate of mental health-related 911 calls...
- Public health care utilization in a cohort of homeless adult applicants to a supportive housing programEric R Kessell
University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
J Urban Health 83:860-73. 2006..The consistently high use of services across multiple domains and across multiple years speaks to the level of infirmity of this population and the costs of caring for its members...