K M Rost
Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
- The effect of improving primary care depression management on employee absenteeism and productivity. A randomized trialKathryn Rost
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
Med Care 42:1202-10. 2004..To test whether an intervention to improve primary care depression management significantly improves productivity at work and absenteeism over 2 years...
- Cost-effectiveness of enhancing primary care depression management on an ongoing basisKathryn Rost
University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, Department of Family Medicine, UCHSC at Fitzsimons, PO Box 6508, Mail Stop F496, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
Ann Fam Med 3:7-14. 2005..The purpose of this article is to compare the cost-effectiveness of this approach with that of usual care...
- Improving depression treatment by integrated careKathryn M Rost
School of Medicine, Behavioral Health in Primary Care, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 9414 East Arbor Dr, Englewood, CO 80111, USA
J Manag Care Pharm 11:S5-8. 2005..To identify the clinical and economic implications of depression in the workplace and review how integrated care models can improve overall patient outcomes...
- Clinical improvement associated with conformance to HEDIS-based depression careKathryn Rost
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, UCHSC at Fitzsimons, P O Box 6508 Mail Stop F496, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 7:103-12. 2005..Employers recently requested a valid metric of depression treatment quality. Such an indicator needs to measure the proportion of the population in need who receive high-quality care, and to predict clinical improvement...
- The relationship of depression treatment quality indicators to employee absenteeismKathryn Rost
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 7:161-9. 2005..05). If subsequent studies confirm the results we report, quality monitoring initiatives interested in employer-relevant indicators of depression treatment quality should examine administrative database indicators of psychotherapy...
- Managing depression as a chronic disease: a randomised trial of ongoing treatment in primary careKathryn Rost
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, UCHSC at Fitzsimons, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
BMJ 325:934. 2002..To evaluate the long term effect of ongoing intervention to improve treatment of depression in primary care...
- Multisomatoform disorder: agreement between patient and physician report of criterion symptom explanationKathryn M Rost
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
CNS Spectr 11:383-8. 2006..To determine the level of agreement between patients and expert physicians in whether criterion multisomatoform (MSD) symptoms are explained...
- The Quality Improvement for Depression collaboration: general analytic strategies for a coordinated study of quality improvement in depression careK M Rost
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1180 Clermont Street, Campus Box B155, Denver, CO 80220, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 23:239-53. 2001....
- A primary care intervention for depressionJ L Smith
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1180 Clermont Street, Box B155, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
J Rural Health 16:313-23. 2000..Moreover, the intervention's effect appears to have been greater in rural settings, particularly in terms of increasing depressed rural patients' use of mental health specialists for counseling...
- Resolving disparities in antidepressant treatment and quality-of-life outcomes between uninsured and insured primary care patients with depressionJ L Smith
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
Med Care 39:910-22. 2001..Efforts to improve primary care depression treatment should penetrate to vulnerable uninsured populations...
- Does a depression intervention result in improved outcomes for patients presenting with physical symptoms?Robert D Keeley
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
J Gen Intern Med 19:615-23. 2004..To investigate the effects of exclusively physical presentation of depression on 1). depression management and outcomes under usual care conditions, and 2). the impact of an intervention to improve management and outcomes...
- Impact of ongoing primary care intervention on long term outcomes in uninsured and insured patients with depressionJeffrey L Smith
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PO Box 6508, 12474 E 19th Avenue, Building 402, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
Med Care 40:1210-22. 2002..To assess the differential impact of an ongoing primary care depression intervention on uninsured and insured patients' outcomes 12, 18, and 24 months following baseline...
- Impact of primary care depression intervention on employment and workplace conflict outcomes: is value added?Jeffrey L Smith
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Colorado 80045 0508 USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:43-9. 2002..Depression causes significant functional impairment in sufferers and often leads to adverse employment outcomes for working individuals. Recovery from depression has been associated with better employment outcomes at one year...
- The acceptability of treatment for depression among African-American, Hispanic, and white primary care patientsLisa A Cooper
Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Med Care 41:479-89. 2003..Ethnic minority patients are less likely than white patients to receive guideline-concordant care for depression. It is uncertain whether racial and ethnic differences exist in patient beliefs, attitudes, and preferences for treatment...
- Predicting outcomes of primary care patients with major depression: development of a depression prognosis indexLisa V Rubenstein
Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System Los Angeles, CA, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:1049-56. 2007..Few such measures, however, have been developed for mental health conditions. This study developed and validated a depression prognosis measure for primary care patients with major depression...
- Primary care patients' involvement in decision-making is associated with improvement in depressionSarah L Clever
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Med Care 44:398-405. 2006..Interventions to increase patient involvement in decision-making may be an important means of improving care for and outcomes of depression...
- Primary care patients with depression are less accepting of treatment than those seen by mental health specialistsBenjamin W Van Voorhees
Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:991-1000. 2003..These differences in attitudes and beliefs may contribute to lower quality depression care observed in comparisons of primary care and specialty mental health providers...
- One size fits some: the impact of patient treatment attitudes on the cost-effectiveness of a depression primary-care interventionJeffrey M Pyne
VA HSRD Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
Psychol Med 35:839-54. 2005..This study estimated the impact of patient receptivity to antidepressant medication on the cost-effectiveness of an evidence-based primary-care depression intervention...
- Cost-effectiveness of a primary care depression interventionJeffrey M Pyne
HSRD Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas 72114 1706, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:432-41. 2003..To determine the incremental cost-effectiveness of a quality improvement depression intervention (enhanced care) in primary care settings relative to usual care...
- Testing for statistical discrimination by race/ethnicity in panel data for depression treatment in primary careThomas G McGuire
Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Health Serv Res 43:531-51. 2008..To test for discrimination by race/ethnicity arising from clinical uncertainty in treatment for depression, also known as "statistical discrimination."..
- Minor acute illness: a preliminary research report on the "worried well"Robert C Smith
Michigan State University, Dept of Medicine, B312 Clinical Center, 138 Service Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
J Fam Pract 51:24-9. 2002....