Jules Rosen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Late-life mental health education for workforce development: brain versus heart?
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1164-7. 2013
  2. pmc Stayers, leavers, and switchers among certified nursing assistants in nursing homes: a longitudinal investigation of turnover intent, staff retention, and turnover
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, WPIC, PA 15213, USA
    Gerontologist 51:597-609. 2011
  3. pmc Web-based training and interrater reliability testing for scoring the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Psychiatry Res 161:126-30. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Ability, incentives, and management feedback: organizational change to reduce pressure ulcers in a nursing home
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15241, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:141-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention in black and white nursing home residents: A QI initiative of enhanced ability, incentives, and management feedback
    Jules Rosen
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:262-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Organizational change and quality improvement in nursing homes: approaching success
    Jules Rosen
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 27:6-14, 21, 44. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Perception gap in quality-of-life ratings: an empirical investigation of nursing home residents and caregivers
    Vikas Mittal
    Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gerontologist 47:159-68. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Actors' portrayals of depression to test interrater reliability in clinical trials
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1909-11. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Educating the families of nursing home residents: a pilot study using a computer-based system
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:128-34. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between changes in health status and nursing home resident quality of life
    Howard B Degenholtz
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Center for Bioethics and Health Law, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Gerontologist 48:584-92. 2008

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Publications21

  1. pmc Late-life mental health education for workforce development: brain versus heart?
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1164-7. 2013
    ..This study evaluates the relative impact of cognition and attitude on career interests among healthcare students...
  2. pmc Stayers, leavers, and switchers among certified nursing assistants in nursing homes: a longitudinal investigation of turnover intent, staff retention, and turnover
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, WPIC, PA 15213, USA
    Gerontologist 51:597-609. 2011
    ..We conducted a longitudinal study to evaluate the job factors and work attitudes associated with just full-time staying or leaving. For those who did not stay, we assessed reasons for leaving and satisfaction following job transition...
  3. pmc Web-based training and interrater reliability testing for scoring the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Psychiatry Res 161:126-30. 2008
    ..The advantages and limitations of using interactive video technology to improve the quality of clinical trials are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ability, incentives, and management feedback: organizational change to reduce pressure ulcers in a nursing home
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15241, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:141-6. 2006
    ..Quality improvement (QI) processes in nursing homes are highly variable and often ineffective. This study evaluated an innovative QI process to reduce pressure ulcers (PUs) in a nursing home with a high rate of PUs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevention in black and white nursing home residents: A QI initiative of enhanced ability, incentives, and management feedback
    Jules Rosen
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:262-8. 2006
    ..To determine if educating nursing home staff about pressure ulcer prevention reduces the differential risk of pressure ulcer development in black and white nursing home residents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Organizational change and quality improvement in nursing homes: approaching success
    Jules Rosen
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 27:6-14, 21, 44. 2005
    ..Only when the element of real-time feedback was introduced, in combination with enhanced staff abilities and financial incentives, were substantial improvements seen in key clinical outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perception gap in quality-of-life ratings: an empirical investigation of nursing home residents and caregivers
    Vikas Mittal
    Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Gerontologist 47:159-68. 2007
    ..In this study we use Helson's adaptation-level theory to investigate three types of antecedents: (a) focal factors, (b) background factors, and (c) residual factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Actors' portrayals of depression to test interrater reliability in clinical trials
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1909-11. 2004
    ..This study determined if actors could portray depressed patients to establish the interrater reliability of raters using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Educating the families of nursing home residents: a pilot study using a computer-based system
    Jules Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:128-34. 2003
    ..To enhance family participation in nursing home care through a Web-based system of interactive video training and interactive communication with the facilities...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between changes in health status and nursing home resident quality of life
    Howard B Degenholtz
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Center for Bioethics and Health Law, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Gerontologist 48:584-92. 2008
    ..Previous research on nursing home resident quality of life (QOL) has mainly been cross-sectional. This study examined the association between changes in QOL and changes in resident clinical factors...
  11. pmc Determinants of staff job satisfaction of caregivers in two nursing homes in Pennsylvania
    Nicholas G Castle
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:60. 2006
    ..However, we know little about factors associated with job satisfaction and dissatisfaction for nursing home workers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Population pharmacokinetics as a method to detect variable risperidone exposure in patients suffering from dementia with behavioral disturbances
    Robert R Bies
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 3:87-91. 2005
    ..This study was intended to compare the consistency of risperidone exposure in patients who have dementia and behavioral disturbances treated in a psychiatric hospital versus a community care setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability in clinical trials of depressive disorders
    Benoit H Mulsant
    Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Health Care System, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1598-600. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to review the reported methods of rater training, assessment of interrater reliability, and rater drift in clinical trials of treatments for depressive disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of citalopram, perphenazine, and placebo for the acute treatment of psychosis and behavioral disturbances in hospitalized, demented patients
    Bruce G Pollock
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:460-5. 2002
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  15. pmc Financial exploitation and psychological mistreatment among older adults: differences between African Americans and non-African Americans in a population-based survey
    Scott R Beach
    University Center for Social and Urban Research, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Gerontologist 50:744-57. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Treating Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Dementia With Lewy Bodies: A Randomized Controlled-trial
    Sandi Culo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, and University of Toronto Rotman Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Canada Departments of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 24:360-4. 2010
    ..Most patients with behavioral disturbances or psychosis associated with DLB tolerate citalopram or risperidone poorly and do not seem to benefit from either medication. ..
  17. doi request reprint Re-emergence of posttraumatic stress disorder nightmares with nursing home admission: treatment with prazosin
    Kim G Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:130-1. 2013
    ..This report highlights the importance of considering posttraumatic stress disorder in nursing home residents with a history of emotional trauma, and understanding how to address these symptoms pharmacologically and nonpharmacologically...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dextromethorphan-induced delirium and possible methadone interaction
    Francis E Lotrich
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 3:17-20. 2005
    ..It is metabolized primarily by the cytochrome P450 (CYP) 2D6 isozyme. Methadone has been found to inhibit CYP2D6, indicating a potential for interaction with dextromethorphan...
  19. ncbi request reprint Verification of scale sub-domains in elderly patients with dementia: a confirmatory factor-analytic approach
    Kari B Kastango
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:706-14. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint A double-blind comparison of citalopram and risperidone for the treatment of behavioral and psychotic symptoms associated with dementia
    Bruce G Pollock
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:942-52. 2007
    ..To compare citalopram and risperidone for the treatment of psychotic symptoms and agitation associated with dementia, with a priori hypotheses that risperidone would be more efficacious for psychosis and citalopram for agitation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risperidone and 9-hydroxyrisperidone concentrations are not dependent on age or creatinine clearance among elderly subjects
    Rae Ann Maxwell
    Pharmacy Department, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, VA Pittsburgh Health System, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:77-81. 2002
    ..These results were unchanged when concentrations were corrected for total daily risperidone dose. Among elderly subjects, risperidone and 9-OH clearance do not decline with increasing age or declining CrCl...

Research Grants3

  1. Organization Change to Improve Nursing Home Enviroment
    Jules Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Outcomes from the administrative perspective will include a "gap analysis which assesses how closely the desired goals of a program are achieved, as well as some financial markers of cost savings. ..