Alan K Koike
Affiliation: University of California
- Improving the care for depression in patients with comorbid medical illnessAlan K Koike
Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of California Davis, 2230 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:1738-45. 2002..The authors compared treatment and outcomes for depressed primary care patients with and without comorbid medical conditions and assessed the impact of quality improvement programs for these patients...
- Expansion of the consultation-liaison psychiatry paradigm at a university medical center: integration of diversified clinical and funding modelsJames A Bourgeois
University of California, Davis Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:262-8. 2003..Other university medical centers may consider adaptation of some of the initiatives described here to their institutions...
- Adjunctive valproic acid for delirium and/or agitation on a consultation-liaison service: a report of six casesJames A Bourgeois
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:232-8. 2005..This may be especially advisable when problematic side effects result from more conventional psychopharmacological management. Specifically, intravenous valproate sodium may be a viable option for NPO patients...
- The Transcultural Wellness Center: rehabilitation and recovery in Asian and Pacific Islander mental health careRebecca P Cameron
Psychology at California State University, Sacramento, CA 95819, USA
J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 7:284-314. 2008..The process by which this clinic, the Transcultural Wellness Center, was conceptualized, advocated for, and launched is described. This clinic is considered a best practice model within the MHSA system redesign effort...