JEFFREY LYNESS

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Engaging students and faculty: implications of self-determination theory for teachers and leaders in academic medicine
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Office of Academic Affairs, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 706, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    BMC Med Educ 13:151. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical illness burden, trait neuroticism, and depression in older primary care patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:969-71. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of medical comorbidity and depression in older, primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:435-9. 2006
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint Naturalistic outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:773-81. 2008
  6. pmc Risks for depression onset in primary care elderly patients: potential targets for preventive interventions
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1375-83. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance of subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:214-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care: issues relevant to the geriatric psychiatrist
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:457-72. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health, depression, and one-year health outcomes in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:110-3. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression, medical illness, and interleukin-1beta in older cardiac patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 31:305-10. 2001

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. doi request reprint Engaging students and faculty: implications of self-determination theory for teachers and leaders in academic medicine
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Office of Academic Affairs, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 706, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    BMC Med Educ 13:151. 2013
    ..Much of the work of teachers and leaders at academic health centers involves engaging learners and faculty members in shared goals. Strategies to do so, however, are seldom informed by empirically-supported theories of human motivation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical illness burden, trait neuroticism, and depression in older primary care patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:969-71. 1998
    ..The authors tested the hypotheses that medical illness burden is independently associated with depression and that this association is moderated by neuroticism...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of medical comorbidity and depression in older, primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:435-9. 2006
    ..This generates the hypothesis that, in general primary care populations, the relationship of medical illness to depression may be multimodal and/or may involve shared pathobiological or psychosocial mechanisms...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint Naturalistic outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:773-81. 2008
    ..To review the literature regarding the naturalistic outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression ('Min/SSD') in older primary care patients, synthesizing and critiquing findings and discussing avenues for future research...
  6. pmc Risks for depression onset in primary care elderly patients: potential targets for preventive interventions
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1375-83. 2009
    ..The authors examined a broad range of clinical, functional, and psychosocial predictors of incident depressive episodes in a well-characterized cohort of older primary care patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance of subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:214-23. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care: issues relevant to the geriatric psychiatrist
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:457-72. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health, depression, and one-year health outcomes in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:110-3. 2004
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that poorer self-rated health is associated with poorer health outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression, medical illness, and interleukin-1beta in older cardiac patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 31:305-10. 2001
    ..We collected pilot data to test the hypothesis that interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) is associated with depression in a cardiac patient group...
  11. ncbi request reprint Depressive disorders and symptoms in older primary care patients: one-year outcomes
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Laboratory of Depression and Medical Comorbidity, Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:275-82. 2002
    ..Depressive conditions had considerable rates of persistence, yet the outcome was not uniformly poor. Longer-term naturalistic study is needed, as are treatment studies targeting those at highest risk of recurrence or chronicity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and depression in older primary care patients: testing a vascular brain disease model of depression
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 7:252-8. 1999
    ..Future work should include longitudinal study with larger sample sizes...
  13. pmc One-year outcomes of minor and subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Geriatric Psychiatry Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:60-8. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and 1-year depression outcome in older primary care patients
    J M Lyness
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1499-501. 2000
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  15. pmc Outcomes of subsyndromal depression in older primary care patients
    Andrew Grabovich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:227-35. 2010
    ..The authors also explored the relative outcomes of three definitions of SSD to determine their relative prognostic value...
  16. ncbi request reprint Social support, depression, and functional disability in older adult primary-care patients
    Linda A Travis
    Laboratory of Depression and Medical Comorbidity, Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:265-71. 2004
    ..The authors asked whether social support and depression are independently associated with functional disability and examined the potential role of social support as a moderator in the depression-functional disability association...
  17. ncbi request reprint Does depression precede or follow executive dysfunction? Outcomes in older primary care patients
    Xingjia Cui
    Geriatrics Psychiatry program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1221-8. 2007
    ..The authors sought to test the potentially reciprocal relationships between depression and executive dysfunction in older patients over time...
  18. doi request reprint Depression predicts cognitive disorders in older primary care patients
    Lisa L Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Box PSYCH, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:74-9. 2010
    ..To investigate whether depression is independently associated with increased risk of incident dementia or cognitive disorder not otherwise specified (NOS) in an older primary care population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Positive affect and suicide ideation in older adult primary care patients
    Jameson K Hirsch
    Department of Psychology, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:380-5. 2007
    ..Clinical and theoretical formulations of late-life suicide should consider the role of positive affect, including the possibility that its protective effects grow more pronounced with age...
  20. ncbi request reprint Personality traits, education, and health-related quality of life among older adult primary care patients
    Benjamin Chapman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P343-52. 2007
    ..Future research aimed at understanding how personality traits are linked with HRQOL and functioning in later life may enhance the identification of at-risk older adults and inform the development of interventions...
  21. doi request reprint Measurement of the general competencies of the accreditation council for graduate medical education: a systematic review
    Stephen J Lurie
    Office of Curriculum and Assessment, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Acad Med 84:301-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate published evidence that the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education's six general competencies can each be measured in a valid and reliable way...
  22. doi request reprint Standardizing and personalizing science in medical education
    David R Lambert
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Acad Med 85:356-62. 2010
    ..Greater personalization demands that physicians possess well-refined skills in information acquisition, interpretation, and application for optimal lifelong learning and effective clinical practice...
  23. pmc Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY, USA
    Sleep 31:481-8. 2008
    ..The present longitudinal study examines the relationship of insomnia to the continuation of depression in the context of an intervention study in elderly subjects...
  24. doi request reprint Major depression and disability in older primary care patients with heart failure
    Bruce Friedman
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:111-22. 2008
    ..602). Our principal conclusion is that the progressively greater likelihood of major depression as the number of IADL dependencies increases has important clinical, personal, social, and public health relevance...
  25. pmc Personality traits predict emergency department utilization over 3 years in older patients
    Benjamin P Chapman
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:526-35. 2009
    ..Powerfully tied to health in older adults, the "Big Five" personality traits of neuroticism, extroversion, openness to experience, agreeableness, and conscientiousness may predict ED use...
  26. pmc Personality and medical illness burden among older adults in primary care
    Benjamin P Chapman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:277-82. 2007
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  27. pmc Trait neuroticism, depression, and cognitive function in older primary care patients
    Lisa L Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry Program, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:305-12. 2010
    ..The authors tested hypotheses that neuroticism is associated with measures of cognition and that depression moderates these relationships...
  28. pmc Gender, race/ethnicity, personality, and interleukin-6 in urban primary care patients
    Benjamin P Chapman
    Department of Psychiatry, Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:636-42. 2009
    ..physical activity itself, and whether IL-6 levels may be reduced by boosting regular activity levels in demographic segments such as women and minorities who appear susceptible to greater inflammation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Personality is associated with perceived health and functional status in older primary care patients
    Paul R Duberstein
    Department of Psychiatry and The Cancer Center, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:25-37. 2003
    ..This study underscores the conceptual and heuristic value of examining moderators of the links between personality variables and health...
  30. doi request reprint Commentary: pitfalls in assessment of competency-based educational objectives
    Stephen J Lurie
    Office of Curriculum and Assessment, and Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Acad Med 86:412-4. 2011
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Qualitative analysis of medical student impressions of a narrative exercise in the third-year psychiatry clerkship
    David Garrison
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14641, USA
    Acad Med 86:85-9. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Depression, perceived family criticism, and functional status among older, primary-care patients
    David B Seaburn
    School of Medicine and Dentistry, Dept of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:766-72. 2005
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  33. ncbi request reprint Does the geriatric depression scale (GDS) distinguish between older adults with high versus low levels of suicidal ideation?
    Marnin J Heisel
    correspondence and reprint requests to Marnin J Heisel, Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, Dept of Psychiatry, Univ of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:876-83. 2005
    ..The present study asked whether 30-item (GDS) and 15-item (GDS-SF) GDS scales differentiate older adults with high versus low levels of suicidal ideation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Insomnia as a risk factor for onset of depression in the elderly
    Michael L Perlis
    Department of Psychiatry and UR Neurosciences Program, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 4:104-13. 2006
    ..These data suggest that elderly participants with persistent insomnia are at greater risk for the development of new onset depression...
  35. doi request reprint Development of an audit method to assess the prevalence of the ACGME's general competencies in an undergraduate medical education curriculum
    Christopher J Mooney
    Offices of Medical Education, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Teach Learn Med 22:257-61. 2010
    ..Despite the use of competency-based frameworks to evaluate physicians, the role of competency-based objectives in undergraduate medical education remains uncertain...
  36. doi request reprint Outcomes and predictors of late-life depression trajectories in older primary care patients
    Xingjia Cui
    Geriatric Psychiatry Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:406-15. 2008
    ..The naturalistic outcomes of depression in older primary care patients have been poorly characterized. The authors sought to identify depressive trajectories over 2 years and to examine specified outcome predictors...
  37. pmc How are personality traits related to preparation for future care needs in older adults?
    SILVIA SORENSEN
    Department of Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry Program, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P328-36. 2008
    ..Neither concrete planning nor decision making were related to personality variables. Health professionals should consider the impact of individual differences when addressing preparation for future care with older adults...
  38. pmc Detection of depression in older adults by family and friends: distinguishing mood disorder signals from the noise of personality and everyday life
    Paul R Duberstein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:634-43. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the accuracy (sensitivity and specificity) of informant reports would vary with the patient's personality...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors, executive dysfunction, and depression in older primary care patients
    Michelle L Schoepflin Sanders
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:145-52. 2006
    ..This study examined the associations of selected components of executive function with cerebrovascular risk factors, depression, and overall functional status...
  40. ncbi request reprint Bereavement in late life: risk factors for complicated bereavement
    Jennifer L Schum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Geriatrics 60:18-20, 24. 2005
  41. pmc Cognitive and psychiatric effects of vitamin B12 replacement in dementia with low serum B12 levels: a nursing home study
    Christopher H van Dyck
    Azheimer s Disease Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:138-47. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether B12 replacement would ameliorate cognitive and psychiatric symptoms in elderly subjects with dementia and low serum B12 levels...
  42. ncbi request reprint Minor depression. Diagnosis and management in primary care
    Linda A Travis
    Program in Geriatrics and Neuropsychiatry, Family Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center
    Geriatrics 57:65-6. 2002
  43. pmc Direct estimation of the area under the receiver operating characteristic curve in the presence of verification bias
    Hua He
    Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 630, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Stat Med 28:361-76. 2009
    ..Closed-form expressions for the estimator and its variance are derived. We also show that the new estimator is equivalent to the empirical AUC derived from the bias-corrected ROC curve arising from the IPW approach...
  44. pmc Psychiatric emergency services for the U.S. elderly: 2008 and beyond
    Patrick G Walsh
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:706-17. 2008
    ..The degree to which the geriatric mental healthcare "crisis" develops will be inversely related to the current system's response to predictable future needs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Personality and perceived health in older adults: the five factor model in primary care
    Benjamin P Chapman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P362-5. 2006
    ..quot; We discuss implications for understanding personality influences on morbidity, mortality, and health services utilization...
  46. doi request reprint Depression and comorbidity: objects in the mirror are more complex than they appear
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:181-5. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Treatments for later-life depressive conditions: a meta-analytic comparison of pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy
    Martin Pinquart
    Institute of Psychology, University of Jena, Am Steiger 3, Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1493-501. 2006
    ..Given that most older adults with clinically significant depressive symptoms do not have major depression, data on treatments for minor depression and dysthymia are especially needed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Personality and the association of pain and depression
    Sarah K Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Psychology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:546-9. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to test the hypotheses that pain is associated with depression independent of personality and that neuroticism moderates this association...
  49. ncbi request reprint Treatment of depressive conditions in later life: real-world light for dark (or dim) tunnels
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    JAMA 291:1626-8. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory markers, depression, and cardiac disease
    Jeffrey M Lyness
    Am J Psychiatry 162:195; author reply 195. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Do cerebrovascular risk factors confer risk for suicide in later life? A case-control study
    Sandra S Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:541-4. 2007
    ..Cerebrovascular pathologies have been implicated as a cause of depressive disorders. This study aims to examine the role of cerebrovascular risk factors in late-life suicide...
  52. pmc Primary care physician office visits for depression by older Americans
    Jeffrey S Harman
    Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0195, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:926-30. 2006
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  53. 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
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Research Grants9

  1. LATE LIFE DEPRESSION OUTCOME & MEDICAL ILLNESS SEVERITY
    JEFFREY LYNESS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will directly inform future research, including identifying subjects for interventions as well as identifying theoretical models of depression pathogenesis that merit more definitive testing. ..
  2. Late-life Depression Outcomes in the Medically Ill
    JEFFREY LYNESS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The PI also will mentor early career researchers at other institutions through national-level training grants and meetings. ..
  3. Postdoctoral Training in Geriatric Psychiatry Research
    JEFFREY LYNESS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such training addresses critical "pipeline" shortages in geriatric mental health research. ..