Affiliation: University of California
- Cognitive complexity of self-administered depression measuresMartha Shumway
UCSF Department of Psychiatry, 2727 Mariposa Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94100, USA
J Affect Disord 83:191-8. 2004..Thus, cognitive complexity may provide a useful guide for selecting measures to maximize measurement quality...
- Measuring preferences for schizophrenia outcomes with the time tradeoff methodMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, UCSF SFGH, 2727 Mariposa St, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 32:14-26. 2005..Participants' ratings were prone to logical inconsistencies and participants found all 4 versions of the TTO confusing and poorly suited to the context of schizophrenia treatment...
- Preferences for schizophrenia treatment outcomes among public policy makers, consumers, families, and providersMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1124-8. 2003..This study measured state public policy makers' ratings of the importance of several key schizophrenia treatment outcomes and compared them with the ratings of primary stakeholders in schizophrenia treatment...
- Preference weights for cost-outcome analyses of schizophrenia treatments: comparison of four stakeholder groupsMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
Schizophr Bull 29:257-66. 2003....
- An examination of leading mental health journals for evidence to inform evidence-based practiceMartha Shumway
University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:649-53. 2004..This study examined whether data needed to inform evidence-based practice can be found in leading mental health journals...
- Assessing preferences for schizophrenia outcomes: comprehension and decision strategies in three assessment methodsMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 5:121-35. 2003..Both groups found the Time Tradeoff method difficult to use and poorly suited to evaluating schizophrenia outcomes...
- Measuring community preferences for public mental health services: pilot test of a mail survey methodMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94110, USA
Community Ment Health J 40:281-95. 2004..Simple mail surveys appear to offer a potentially affordable, efficient way to assess community service priorities...
- Outreach, engagement, and practical assistance: essential aspects of PTSD care for urban victims of violent crimeVanessa G Kelly
University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Trauma Violence Abuse 11:144-56. 2010..Finally, the article concludes with recommendations for comprehensive hospital-based urban programs in terms of practice, policy, and research...
- Access to mental health treatment by English language proficiency and race/ethnicityTetine Sentell
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 2727 Mariposa Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Gen Intern Med 22:289-93. 2007..Limited English proficiency (LEP) may contribute to mental health care disparities, yet empirical data are limited...
- Impact of capacity reductions in acute public-sector inpatient psychiatric servicesMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave 7M, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 63:135-41. 2012..This study tested the hypothesis that reductions in acute public-sector psychiatric inpatient capacity in a major urban area would be associated with negative impacts on patients and the community...
- Reduction of state victim compensation disparities in disadvantaged crime victims through active outreach and assistance: a randomized trialJennifer Alvidrez
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 2727 Mariposa St, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Am J Public Health 98:882-8. 2008..We examined whether providing active outreach and assistance to crime victims as part of comprehensive psychosocial services reduced disparities in access to state compensation funds...
- Disproportionate use of psychiatric emergency services by african americansLonnie R Snowden
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 235 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:1664-71. 2009..Such an explanation will enable formulation and testing of strategies to reduce disparities in access to and quality of mental health care...
- Effect of racial and ethnic composition of neighborhoods in San Francisco on rates of mental health-related 911 callsEric R Kessell
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:1376-8. 2009..This study investigated the association between the racial and ethnic residential composition of San Francisco neighborhoods and the rate of mental health-related 911 calls...
- Paraphrase procedures for assessing comprehension of health outcome measures: an illustration from schizophrenia researchMartha Shumway
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Eval Health Prof 26:73-85. 2003..The paraphrase procedures detected comprehension problems that were not identified by respondents. This study suggests that systematic assessment of comprehension can improve the quality of health outcome measurement...
- Risk perception and preference for prevention of Alzheimer's diseaseSukyung Chung
Phillip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94301, USA
Value Health 12:450-8. 2009....
- Are we ready for computerized adaptive testing?George J Unick
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:369. 2008
- Understanding the critical role of social work in safety net medical settings: framework for research and practice in the emergency departmentMegan Moore
School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Soc Work Health Care 51:140-8. 2012..This article provides a brief history of hospital social work and a literature review of ED social work research with the goal of advancing current research and practice agendas...
- Cost-effectiveness of clinical case management for ED frequent users: results of a randomized trialMartha Shumway
Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Am J Emerg Med 26:155-64. 2008..The objective of the study was to test the hypothesis that clinical case management is more cost-effective than usual care for frequent users of the emergency department (ED)...
- Cost-effectiveness of automated telephone self-management support with nurse care management among patients with diabetesMargaret A Handley
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Ann Fam Med 6:512-8. 2008....
- Characteristics and psychosocial needs of victims of violent crime identified at a public-sector hospital: data from a large clinical trialAlicia Boccellari
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:236-43. 2007..This study explores the feasibility of recruiting acutely injured public-sector crime victims into a research protocol and identifies baseline characteristics associated with posttraumatic distress in the enrolled sample (N=541)...
- Unemployment and civil commitment: a test of the intolerance hypothesisRalph Catalano
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Aggress Behav 33:272-80. 2007..The test applies Box-Jenkins methods to 156 months (August 1985-July 1998) of data from California. Consistent with theory, results support the hypothesis...
- Measuring outcome priorities and preferences in people with schizophreniaRobert Rosenheck
Northeast Program Evaluation Center 182, VA Connecticut Health Care System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Br J Psychiatry 187:529-36. 2005..Measures have not taken account of the relative importance patients place on various outcomes...
- Assessment of four stakeholder groups' preferences concerning outpatient commitment for persons with schizophreniaMarvin S Swartz
Services Effectiveness Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Am J Psychiatry 160:1139-46. 2003....
- Priorities of consumers, providers, and family members in the treatment of schizophreniaEllen 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...
- Perceptions about competing psychosocial problems and treatment priorities among older adults with depressionEnola K Proctor
Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, 1 Brookings Dr, Campus Box 1093, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:670-5. 2008..This study examined older adults' perceptions of depression among co-occurring social, medical, and functional problems and compared the priority of depression with that of other problems...
- Three-year outcomes of long-term patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disordersRobert E Drake
Department of Psychiatry and Community, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
Biol Psychiatry 56:749-56. 2004..Long-term, disabled patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders have potential for remission from substance abuse and substantial improvements in functioning and quality of life...