BRUCE ROLLMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A positive 2-item Patient Health Questionnaire depression screen among hospitalized heart failure patients is associated with elevated 12-month mortality
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:238-45. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The Bypassing the Blues trial: collaborative care for post-CABG depression and implications for future research
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 78:S4-12. 2011
  3. pmc Telephone-delivered collaborative care for treating post-CABG depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 302:2095-103. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The Bypassing the Blues treatment protocol: stepped collaborative care for treating post-CABG depression
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:217-30. 2009
  5. pmc Comparison of electronic physician prompts versus waitroom case-finding on clinical trial enrollment
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:447-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial to improve the quality of treatment for panic and generalized anxiety disorders in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1332-41. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Implementation of guideline-based care for depression in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 5213 2582, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:43-53. 2006
  8. pmc Symptomatic severity of PRIME-MD diagnosed episodes of panic and generalized anxiety disorder in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:623-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Response speed and rate of remission in primary and specialty care of elderly patients with depression
    Leslie Thomas
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:583-91. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Methodology of a randomized clinical trial of symptom management strategies in patients receiving chronic hemodialysis: the SMILE study
    Steven D Weisbord
    Renal Section, Medical Specialty Service Line, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:491-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc A positive 2-item Patient Health Questionnaire depression screen among hospitalized heart failure patients is associated with elevated 12-month mortality
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Card Fail 18:238-45. 2012
    ..However, the prognostic value of the PHQ-2 among HF patients is unknown...
  2. doi request reprint The Bypassing the Blues trial: collaborative care for post-CABG depression and implications for future research
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 78:S4-12. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Telephone-delivered collaborative care for treating post-CABG depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 302:2095-103. 2009
    ..Depressive symptoms commonly follow coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and are associated with less positive clinical outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint The Bypassing the Blues treatment protocol: stepped collaborative care for treating post-CABG depression
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:217-30. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Comparison of electronic physician prompts versus waitroom case-finding on clinical trial enrollment
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:447-50. 2008
    ..Recruiting patients into clinical research protocols is challenging. Electronic medical record (EMR) systems capable of prompting clinicians may facilitate enrollment...
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial to improve the quality of treatment for panic and generalized anxiety disorders in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1332-41. 2005
    ..Panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder are prevalent in primary care, associated with poor functional outcomes, and are often unrecognized and ineffectively treated by primary care physicians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Implementation of guideline-based care for depression in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 5213 2582, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:43-53. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Symptomatic severity of PRIME-MD diagnosed episodes of panic and generalized anxiety disorder in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:623-8. 2005
    ..Yet, little is known on its usefulness as a case-finding tool for anxiety disorders within the context of a clinical trial...
  9. ncbi request reprint Response speed and rate of remission in primary and specialty care of elderly patients with depression
    Leslie Thomas
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:583-91. 2002
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Methodology of a randomized clinical trial of symptom management strategies in patients receiving chronic hemodialysis: the SMILE study
    Steven D Weisbord
    Renal Section, Medical Specialty Service Line, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:491-7. 2010
    ..The primary endpoints are changes in scores on pain, erectile dysfunction, and depression surveys. This report describes the rationale and methodology of this clinical trial...
  11. pmc The impact of pain and depression on recovery after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Natalia E Morone
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:620-5. 2010
    ..To describe the relationship between pain and depression on recovery after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...
  12. pmc A randomized trial using computerized decision support to improve treatment of major depression in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2582, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:493-503. 2002
    ....
  13. pmc Pain interference impacts response to treatment for anxiety disorders
    CARRIE FARMER TEH
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:222-8. 2009
    ..Anxiety disorders and pain are commonly comorbid, though little is known about the effect of pain on the course and treatment of anxiety...
  14. pmc Generalized anxiety disorder severity scale validation in older adults
    Carmen Andreescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:813-8. 2008
    ..Given the high prevalence of GAD in the elderly and the need for a validated scale to assess GAD severity in this age group, the authors examined the psychometric properties of the GADSS in the elderly...
  15. pmc Salivary cortisol is associated with diagnosis and severity of late-life generalized anxiety disorder
    Rose C Mantella
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:773-81. 2008
    ..These data demonstrate HPA axis dysfunction in late-life GAD and suggest the need for additional research on the influence of aging on HPA axis function in mood and anxiety disorders...
  16. pmc Physician office visits of adults for anxiety disorders in the United States, 1985-1998
    Jeffrey S Harman
    Intervention Research Centers for Mid and Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:165-72. 2002
    ..To determine the number of physician office visits by adults in which an anxiety disorder diagnosis was recorded and rates of treatment during these visits...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of depression in hemodialysis patients: symptoms, quality of life and mortality risk
    Rebecca A Drayer
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:306-12. 2006
    ..We interviewed outpatients at an urban dialysis facility using a criterion-based case-finding instrument to assess the rates, clinical correlates and outcomes of depression...
  18. ncbi request reprint Race, quality of depression care, and recovery from major depression in a primary care setting
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:381-90. 2002
    ..We found little racial variation in either process measures or clinical outcomes for depression in our sample of African-American and Caucasian primary care patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint A contemporary protocol to assist primary care physicians in the treatment of panic and generalized anxiety disorders
    Bruce L Rollman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:74-82. 2003
    ..This report serves to familiarize physicians contemplating use of a similar strategy for improving the quality of primary care for an anxiety disorder or any other chronic mental health condition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Challenges of implementing depression care management in the primary care setting
    Bea Herbeck Belnap
    Center for Research on Health Care, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 5213 25821, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:65-75. 2006
    ....
  21. pmc Clinical importance of HIV and depressive symptoms among veterans with HIV infection
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Health Care, School of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:512-20. 2002
    ..To compare the clinical importance (association with illness severity and survival) of depressive and HIV symptoms among veterans with HIV infection...
  22. ncbi request reprint Emerging models of depression care: multi-level ('6 P') strategies
    Harold Alan Pincus
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 12:54-63. 2003
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Somatic symptoms of depression in elderly patients with medical comorbidities
    Rebecca A Drayer
    Center for Research on Health Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:973-82. 2005
    ..These analyses were designed to determine if somatic symptoms in older patients are more strongly associated with chronic physical problems or with depression...
  24. pmc Escitalopram for older adults with generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid, Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 301:295-303. 2009
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are efficacious for younger adults with GAD, but benefits and risks may be different in older adults...
  25. pmc Translating evidence-based depression management services to community-based primary care practices
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA 15240, USA
    Milbank Q 82:631-59. 2004
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  26. pmc A mind-body program for older adults with chronic low back pain: results of a pilot study
    Natalia E Morone
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pain Med 10:1395-407. 2009
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Improving evidence-based management of depression for older Americans in primary care: if not now, when?
    Charles F Reynolds
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2083-5. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of psychotherapy in treating depressive disorders in primary care practice: clinical and cost perspectives
    Herbert C Schulberg
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:203-12. 2002
    ..A review of the sparse data on cost effectiveness suggests that while psychotherapy has a higher fiscal cost than a physician's usual care, psychotherapy's higher value in treating patients with major depression may justify its use...
  29. ncbi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder severity scale (GADSS): a preliminary validation study
    Katherine Shear
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:77-82. 2006
    ..Change in GADSS scores discriminated between two different treatment strategies. GADSS is a simple, efficient way to rate severity over the telephone in patients with established diagnoses of GAD...
  30. pmc Reflections on the 10th anniversary of the AHCPR's guideline for the treatment of depression in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    J Gen Intern Med 18:492-3. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Depression and medical comorbidity: red flags for current suicidal ideation in primary care
    Bruce L Rollman
    Psychosom Med 65:506-7. 2003

Research Grants16

  1. Treatment of Depression Following Bypass Surgery
    BRUCE ROLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will enhance our understanding of the impact and course of post-CABG depression. ..
  2. Developing A Collaborative Care Strategy for Depression and Co-Morbid CHF
    BRUCE ROLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, we will pilot our telephone-based "blended" collaborative care strategy to 30 depressed CHF patients to further refine our treatment strategy. ..
  3. IMPROVING QUALITY OF PRIMARY CARE FOR ANXIETY DISORDERS
    BRUCE ROLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, it addresses alcohol use disorders - an important public health problem never addressed before in any effectiveness study for an anxiety or a mood disorder in a primary care setting. ..
  4. IMPROVING QUALITY OF PRIMARY CARE FOR ANXIETY DISORDERS
    BRUCE ROLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
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