Richard R Owen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using an explicit guideline-based criterion and implicit review to assess antipsychotic dosing performance for schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock 72114 1706, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:199-206. 2002
  2. pmc Use of electronic medical record data for quality improvement in schizophrenia treatment
    Richard R Owen
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, North Little Rock 72114, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:351-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Mental Health QUERI Initiative: expert ratings of criteria to assess performance for major depressive disorder and schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    VA HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:15-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice variations in prescribing antipsychotics for patients with schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:140-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint How well do automated performance measures assess guideline implementation for new-onset depression in the Veterans Health Administration?
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences UAMS, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:479-89. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of barriers to medication adherence in schizophrenia
    Teresa J Hudson
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, VA Medical Center 152 NLR, 2200 Ft Roots Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:211-6. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Influence of family involvement and substance use on sustained utilization of services for schizophrenia
    Ellen P Fischer
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, Bldg 58 152 NLR, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:902-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of guideline implementation strategies on improving antipsychotic medication management for schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Med Care 46:686-91. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Monitoring veterans for metabolic side effects when prescribing antipsychotics
    Dinesh Mittal
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, Building 58 152 NLR, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:28-35. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal patterns of health system retention among veterans with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
    Ellen P Fischer
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, HSR and D, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:321-30. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Using an explicit guideline-based criterion and implicit review to assess antipsychotic dosing performance for schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock 72114 1706, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:199-206. 2002
    ..Using structured implicit review as the gold standard, this study assessed the sensitivity and specificity of an explicit antipsychotic dose criterion derived from schizophrenia guidelines...
  2. pmc Use of electronic medical record data for quality improvement in schizophrenia treatment
    Richard R Owen
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Health Services Research and Development Service, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, North Little Rock 72114, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:351-7. 2004
    ..The authors also discuss preliminary results and their experience in applying these methods to monitor antipsychotic prescribing using the South Central VA Healthcare Network (SCVAHCN) Data Warehouse as a tool for quality improvement...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mental Health QUERI Initiative: expert ratings of criteria to assess performance for major depressive disorder and schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    VA HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:15-20. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice variations in prescribing antipsychotics for patients with schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:140-6. 2003
    ..To adequately assess quality and inform and possibly further develop clinical practice guideline recommendations for schizophrenia, well-designed research studies conducted in routine clinical settings are needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint How well do automated performance measures assess guideline implementation for new-onset depression in the Veterans Health Administration?
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences UAMS, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:479-89. 2003
    ..This study examined whether the Veterans Health Administration's (VHA's) electronic medical record database could identify valid cases of new-onset depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of barriers to medication adherence in schizophrenia
    Teresa J Hudson
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, VA Medical Center 152 NLR, 2200 Ft Roots Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:211-6. 2004
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Influence of family involvement and substance use on sustained utilization of services for schizophrenia
    Ellen P Fischer
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, Bldg 58 152 NLR, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:902-8. 2008
    ..This observational study assessed the influence of family support and substance abuse on patterns of service use by individuals with schizophrenia...
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of guideline implementation strategies on improving antipsychotic medication management for schizophrenia
    Richard R Owen
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Med Care 46:686-91. 2008
    ..To compare the effectiveness of a conceptually-based, multicomponent "enhanced" strategy with a "basic" strategy for implementing antipsychotic management recommendations of VA schizophrenia guidelines...
  9. ncbi request reprint Monitoring veterans for metabolic side effects when prescribing antipsychotics
    Dinesh Mittal
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, Building 58 152 NLR, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:28-35. 2013
    ..This study examined practices for monitoring metabolic side effects of antipsychotics at 32 Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal patterns of health system retention among veterans with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
    Ellen P Fischer
    Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, HSR and D, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:321-30. 2008
    ..The influence of gender and ethnicity on attrition varied by diagnosis and gap-duration. Variation in attrition by gender and ethnicity warrants additional attention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Implementing research findings into practice using clinical opinion leaders: barriers and lessons learned
    Geoffrey M Curran
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:700-7. 2005
    ..The concept of using opinion leaders as disseminators of research evidence and internal agents of change has been widely reported...
  12. doi request reprint Equity in veterans' mental health care: Veterans Affairs medical center clinics versus community-based outpatient clinics
    JoAnn E Kirchner
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research at Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:128-35. 2008
    ..Since 2000, the VA has initiated several programs to address this need...
  13. pmc Balancing health care evidence and art to meet clinical needs: policymakers' perspectives
    Louise E Parker
    Independent Researcher and Consultant, Cambridge, MA, USA, Consultant, HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:970-5. 2009
    ..Further, it is important for policymakers and researchers to work in concert to develop EBPs that are practical and meet needs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Guideline implementation and patient-tailoring strategies to improve medication adherence for schizophrenia
    Teresa J Hudson
    U S Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research CeMHOR, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:74-80. 2008
    ..To determine the effectiveness of an intervention to promote medication adherence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from two peer-led mutual support groups
    Kristen M Viverito
    Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 63:593-600. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Impact of patients' preexisting metabolic risk factors on the choice of antipsychotics by office-based physicians
    Chenghui Li
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1477-84. 2011
    ..This study examined the association between patients' preexisting metabolic risk factors and the physician's choice of antipsychotic agent based on its propensity to cause metabolic side effects...
  17. ncbi request reprint P.R.N. (As-needed) orders and exposure of psychiatric inpatients to unnecessary psychotropic medications
    Purushottam B Thapa
    Department of Psychiatry, Slot 554, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1282-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether the practice of writing standing p.r.n. (as-needed) orders exposes psychiatric inpatients to unnecessary psychotropic medications...
  18. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluations of novel antipsychotic medications: a literature review
    Teresa J Hudson
    South Central VA Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Schizophr Res 60:199-218. 2003
    ..To evaluate the evidence that novel antipsychotic medications offer a cost advantage compared to traditional antipsychotic medications...
  19. pmc Monitoring and managing metabolic effects of antipsychotics: a cluster randomized trial of an intervention combining evidence-based quality improvement and external facilitation
    Richard R Owen
    VA Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, 2200 Fort Roots Dr, North Little Rock, AR, USA
    Implement Sci 8:120. 2013
    ..This protocol article describes the project 'Monitoring and Management for Metabolic Side Effects of Antipsychotics,' which is testing an approach to implement recommendations for these practices...
  20. doi request reprint Kids at the VA? A call for evidence-based parenting interventions for returning veterans
    Joy R Pemberton
    Health Services Research and Development, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychol Serv 10:194-202. 2013
    ..Research directions related to each challenge are also discussed, emphasizing the ability of interventions such as PCIT to adapt to serve new populations, and the ability of the VA to adapt to provide ideal services to veterans...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between self-report and clinician-rated impairment in depressed outpatients
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, VA HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Community Ment Health J 39:299-307. 2003
    ..A moderate relationship between the GAF and patient report at baseline and follow-up suggests it may be clinically useful for routine monitoring of depressed patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Depressive disorders and alcohol dependence in a community population
    JoAnn E Kirchner
    VA HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock 72114 1706, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:361-73. 2002
    ..This lack of insurance for previously depressed persons calls for future work examining the potential influence of this barrier to access care on both clinical and functional outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Priorities of consumers, providers, and family members in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Ellen P Fischer
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development, Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock 72214, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:724-9. 2002
    ..This study explored the extent and nature of agreement on outcome and service priorities between consumers, their providers, and their family members as well as providers' and family members' awareness of consumers' priorities...
  24. ncbi request reprint Monitoring depression care: in search of an accurate quality indicator
    Andrea Charbonneau
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Med Care 42:522-31. 2004
    ..Linking process and outcomes is critical to accurately estimating healthcare quality and quantifying its benefits...
  25. ncbi request reprint The relationship of system-level quality improvement with quality of depression care
    Andrea Charbonneau
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:846-51. 2004
    ..To explore the relationship of systemwide continuous quality improvement (CQI) with depression care quality in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Measuring the quality of depression care in a large integrated health system
    Andrea Charbonneau
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    Med Care 41:669-80. 2003
    ..Guideline-based depression process measures provide a powerful way to monitor depression care and target areas needing improvement...
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of depression in long-term care: tools and options help reduce morbidity and potential mortality
    Mohit P Chopra
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 102:220-1. 2006
  28. pmc Veterans Affairs Health System and mental health treatment retention among patients with serious mental illness: evaluating accessibility and availability barriers
    John F McCarthy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1042-60. 2007
    ..We examine the impact of two dimensions of access-geographic accessibility and availability-on VA health system and mental health treatment retention among patients with serious mental illness (SMI)...