Julie A Kreyenbuhl

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term combination antipsychotic treatment in VA patients with schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 84:90-9. 2006
  2. pmc Disengagement from mental health treatment among individuals with schizophrenia and strategies for facilitating connections to care: a review of the literature
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 5th Floor, 737 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:696-703. 2009
  3. pmc Long-term antipsychotic polypharmacy in the VA health system: patient characteristics and treatment patterns
    Julie A Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:489-95. 2007
  4. pmc The Schizophrenia Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT): updated treatment recommendations 2009
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    VA Capitol Health care Network VISN 5 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:94-103. 2010
  5. pmc Use of medications to reduce cardiovascular risk among individuals with psychotic disorders and Type 2 diabetes
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 101:256-65. 2008
  6. pmc Adding or switching antipsychotic medications in treatment-refractory schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:983-90. 2007
  7. pmc A comparison of adherence to hypoglycemic medications between Type 2 diabetes patients with and without serious mental illness
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatry Res 188:109-14. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Time to discontinuation of first- and second-generation antipsychotic medications in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    VA Capitol Healthcare Network VISN 5 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, 10 N Greene St BT MIRECC, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 131:127-32. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of diabetes care among adults with serious mental illness
    Richard W Goldberg
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Capitol Healthcare Network, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:536-43. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Diabetes knowledge among persons with serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes
    Faith B Dickerson
    Sheppard Pratt Health System, 6501 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:418-24. 2005

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term combination antipsychotic treatment in VA patients with schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 84:90-9. 2006
    ..The most commonly used antipsychotic combinations have little support for safety or efficacy. Further research is needed to understand the impact of these treatments on symptoms, side effects, and costs...
  2. pmc Disengagement from mental health treatment among individuals with schizophrenia and strategies for facilitating connections to care: a review of the literature
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 5th Floor, 737 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:696-703. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Long-term antipsychotic polypharmacy in the VA health system: patient characteristics and treatment patterns
    Julie A Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:489-95. 2007
    ..Although antipsychotic polypharmacy is being prescribed with increasing frequency, few studies have described patient characteristics and treatment patterns associated with long-term use of this treatment strategy...
  4. pmc The Schizophrenia Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT): updated treatment recommendations 2009
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    VA Capitol Health care Network VISN 5 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:94-103. 2010
    ..Another 13 psychopharmacologic and 4 psychosocial treatments had insufficient evidence to support a recommendation, representing significant unmet needs in important treatment domains...
  5. pmc Use of medications to reduce cardiovascular risk among individuals with psychotic disorders and Type 2 diabetes
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 101:256-65. 2008
    ..Inadequate pharmacologic care for CVD may partially explain poor health outcomes in individuals with both conditions. We sought to identify patients in this group at greatest risk for suboptimal pharmacologic management...
  6. pmc Adding or switching antipsychotic medications in treatment-refractory schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:983-90. 2007
    ..Psychiatrists' characteristics and perceptions of effectiveness of the medication change on clinical outcomes were also reported...
  7. pmc A comparison of adherence to hypoglycemic medications between Type 2 diabetes patients with and without serious mental illness
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatry Res 188:109-14. 2011
    ..The experience of managing a chronic mental illness may confer advantages to individuals with serious mental illnesses in the self-care of co-occurring medical conditions like Type 2 diabetes...
  8. doi request reprint Time to discontinuation of first- and second-generation antipsychotic medications in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    VA Capitol Healthcare Network VISN 5 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, 10 N Greene St BT MIRECC, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 131:127-32. 2011
    ..We investigated discontinuation of selected first- and second-generation antipsychotics among individuals with schizophrenia receiving usual care in a VA healthcare network in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of diabetes care among adults with serious mental illness
    Richard W Goldberg
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Capitol Healthcare Network, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:536-43. 2007
    ..The study compared the quality of care for type 2 diabetes delivered to two groups with type 2 diabetes--adults with serious mental illness and those with no serious mental illness--in a range of community-based clinic settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diabetes knowledge among persons with serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes
    Faith B Dickerson
    Sheppard Pratt Health System, 6501 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:418-24. 2005
    ..Gaps in diabetes knowledge may be reduced by specialized interventions that take into account the cognitive deficits of persons with serious mental illness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of medical illnesses among adults with serious mental illness who are receiving community psychiatric services
    Joseph Sokal
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:421-7. 2004
    ..The odds of diabetes, lung diseases, and liver problems are particularly elevated. These findings underscore the need for intensified preventive health interventions and medical services for this population...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of type 2 diabetes outcomes among persons with and without severe mental illnesses
    Lisa B Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 685 West Baltimore Street, MSTF 300, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:892-900. 2004
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Long-term glucose control among type 2 diabetes patients with and without serious mental illness
    Clayton H Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood St, Baltimore, MD 21201
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:899-902. 2011
    ..More effective strategies are needed to assist patients with diabetes to improve the management of their glucose levels...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of emergency department services for somatic reasons by people with serious mental illness
    Ann L Hackman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:563-6. 2006
    ..This study identified factors associated with use of the emergency department for medical reasons among individuals with serious mental illness...
  15. pmc Assessment of independent effect of olanzapine and risperidone on risk of diabetes among patients with schizophrenia: population based nested case-control study
    Carol E Koro
    Pharmaceutical Health Services Research Department, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    BMJ 325:243. 2002
    ..To quantify the association between olanzapine and diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Somatic healthcare utilization among adults with serious mental illness who are receiving community psychiatric services
    Faith B Dickerson
    Sheppard Pratt Health System, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Med Care 41:560-70. 2003
    ..Somatic health care utilization was studied among individuals with serious mental illness who were receiving community-based psychiatric services...
  17. pmc Extent and management of cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes and serious mental illness
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Division of Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:404-10. 2006
    ..Patients with both diabetes and SMI are treated less aggressively for high cardiovascular risk than diabetes patients without mental disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Quality of life in individuals with serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes
    Faith Dickerson
    Sheppard Pratt Stanley Research Center, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:109-14. 2008
    ..The diabetes patients also reported less satisfaction with health but not with other life domains. Medical providers need to be attentive to the burden of disease experienced by patients with both serious mental illness and diabetes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physical activity patterns in adults with severe mental illness
    Gail L Daumit
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:641-6. 2005
    ..The participants with SMI were more likely to walk as their sole form of physical activity. Within the SMI group, those without regular social contact and women had higher odds of being inactive...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clozapine utilization and outcomes by race in a public mental health system: 1994-2000
    Deanna L Kelly
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21228, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1404-11. 2006
    ..This study extends previous studies of clozapine by examining patient- and treatment-related factors that may help explain or eliminate reasons for differential prescribing...
  21. pmc Does adherence to medications for type 2 diabetes differ between individuals with vs without schizophrenia?
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Department of Psychiatry, Universityof Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201
    Schizophr Bull 36:428-35. 2010
    ..Future studies should investigate whether factors such as comanagement of a chronic psychiatric illness or regular contact with mental health providers bestow benefits for diabetes self-management in persons with schizophrenia...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Use of a critical time intervention to promote continuity of care after psychiatric inpatient hospitalization
    Lisa Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:451-8. 2009
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Is implementation of the 5 A's of smoking cessation at community mental health centers effective for reduction of smoking by patients with serious mental illness?
    Lisa B Dixon
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 737 W Lombard St Room 520, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 18:386-92. 2009
    ..Six months of the 5 A's produced no effect. Modest cessation and reduction benefits were noted after 12 months. Implementing the 5 A's at community mental health centers may have modest benefit after twelve months...
  25. pmc The 2009 schizophrenia PORT psychosocial treatment recommendations and summary statements
    Lisa B Dixon
    VA Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:48-70. 2010
    ....
  26. 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
    ....
  27. pmc Predictors of mortality in patients with serious mental illness and co-occurring type 2 diabetes
    Clayton Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatry Res 177:250-4. 2010
    ..Providers need to be especially vigilant regarding mortality risk when patients require hospitalization for diabetes and as their patients age. Smoking cessation should also be aggressively promoted...
  28. doi request reprint Physical wellness and employment status among adults with serious mental illness
    Richard W Goldberg
    VA Capitol Health Care Network, VISN 5, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:245-51. 2008
    ..Recommendations to enhance existing models of supported employment programs with physical health and wellness promotion components are offered...
  29. ncbi request reprint Consumer satisfaction with inpatient psychiatric treatment among persons with severe mental illness
    Ann Hackman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, 630 W Fayette Street, 4th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Community Ment Health J 43:551-64. 2007
    ..This may reflect value consumers place on staff time, attention and communication. Teaching may enhance self-efficacy and hope thereby facilitating recovery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Novel factor-based symptom scores in treatment resistant schizophrenia: implications for clinical trials
    Robert P McMahon
    Department of Psychiatry, Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Spring Grove Hospital Grounds, Maple and Locust Avenues, PO Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:537-45. 2002
    ..We recommend these four factor scores as clinical trial outcomes in patients with treatment resistant schizophrenia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Relationship of the use of adjunctive pharmacological agents to symptoms and level of function in schizophrenia
    Robert W Buchanan
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 21228, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1035-43. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The schizophrenia PORT pharmacological treatment recommendations: conformance and implications for symptoms and functional outcome
    Robert W Buchanan
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Baltimore 21228, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:63-73. 2002
    ..Patients treated with conventional antipsychotic doses below the recommended dose range had significantly better role function. Prospective longitudinal studies are required to delineate the factors that may underlie this relationship...
  33. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the independent effects of olanzapine and risperidone exposure on the risk of hyperlipidemia in schizophrenic patients
    Carol E Koro
    School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, 506 W Fayette St, Suite 201, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1021-6. 2002
    ..Previous studies have suggested an association between olanzapine treatment and hyperlipidemia. We evaluated this association using a large health care database...
  34. ncbi request reprint Racial disparity in the pharmacological management of schizophrenia
    Julie Kreyenbuhl
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VAMHCS Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 29:183-93. 2003
    ..A prospective, longitudinal evaluation is warranted to determine whether the observed patterns of prescribing are associated with poorer therapeutic outcomes in minority patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based treatment for schizophrenia
    Anthony F Lehman
    Department of Psychiatry University of Maryland School of Medicine, 701 West Pratt Street, Suite 388, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:939-54. 2003
    ..Knowledge regarding how best to combine treatments to optimize outcomes is scarce...
  36. ncbi request reprint Specifying cigarette smoking and quitting among people with serious mental illness
    Alicia Lucksted
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, 685 West Baltimore Street, MSTF Building Suite 300, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 13:128-38. 2004
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint The Schizophrenia Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT): updated treatment recommendations 2003
    Anthony F Lehman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:193-217. 2004
    ....
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. pmc Clozapine underutilization and discontinuation in African Americans due to leucopenia
    Deanna L Kelly
    The Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:1221-4. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Correlates of severity of smoking among persons with severe mental illness
    Lisa Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, VA Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 16:101-10. 2007
    ..The linkage of heavy smoking with poorer quality of life and co-occurring medical disorders suggests the importance of smoking reduction and cessation strategies to reduce smoking and decrease patients' total pack years of smoking...
  42. pmc Beliefs about antipsychotic versus hypoglycemic medications among individuals with serious mental illness and type 2 diabetes
    Jennifer M Aakre
    VA Capitol Healthcare Network Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Baltimore VA Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 6:389-94. 2012
    ..We also investigated whether nonadherent patients differed from adherent patients in their beliefs about medications...
  43. ncbi request reprint Sexual and reproductive behaviors among persons with mental illness
    Faith B Dickerson
    Sheppard Pratt Health System, 6501 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1299-301. 2004
    ..Women with mental illness had more lifetime sexual partners. The findings suggest that clinicians should pay attention to patients' sexual and reproductive health...
  44. ncbi request reprint Circumstances of suicide among individuals with schizophrenia
    Julie A Kreyenbuhl
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland, PO Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Schizophr Res 58:253-61. 2002
    ..Suicide in schizophrenia is a significant clinical problem; thus, prior suicidal activity and depressive symptoms should be addressed because opportunities to intervene immediately before the act are limited...