Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Prevalence and clinical correlates of medical comorbidities in patients with bipolar I disorder: analysis of acute-phase data from a randomized controlled trialWesley K Thompson
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15260, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 67:783-8. 2006..We studied the relationship between number of medical comorbidities in patients with bipolar I disorder and their demographic and clinical characteristics...
- Patient complexity in quality comparisons for glycemic control: An observational studyMonika M Safford
Deep South Center on Effectiveness at Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Implement Sci 4:2. 2009..Current performance measures of glycemic control may not be reliably identifying quality problems, and tying reimbursements to such measures may compromise the care of complex patients...
- Two-year outcomes for interpersonal and social rhythm therapy in individuals with bipolar I disorderEllen Frank
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:996-1004. 2005..Recent investigations have demonstrated benefits from the addition of psychoeducation or psychotherapy to pharmacotherapy in this population...
- Sleep deprivation alters pupillary reactivity to emotional stimuli in healthy young adultsPeter L Franzen
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Biol Psychol 80:300-5. 2009..Such responses may have important implications for psychiatric disorders, which may be triggered or characterized by sleep disturbances...
- Financial strain is a significant correlate of sleep continuity disturbances in late-lifeMartica Hall
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
Biol Psychol 77:217-22. 2008..01). Our results show that chronic stress, as measured by ongoing financial strain, is a significant correlate of sleep disturbances in the elderly, even after adjusting for factors known to impact sleep in late-life...
- Daytime symptoms in primary insomnia: a prospective analysis using ecological momentary assessmentDaniel J Buysse
Neuroscience Clinical and Translational Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, USA
Sleep Med 8:198-208. 2007....
- Genetic and environmental multidimensionality of well- and ill-being in middle aged twin menCarol E Franz
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, MC0738, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Behav Genet 42:579-91. 2012..All measures had specific unique environmental influences. Results indicate that well-being is genetically and environmentally multidimensional and that ill-being has partial overlap with both latent factors...
- Increased amygdala and decreased dorsolateral prefrontal BOLD responses in unipolar depression: related and independent featuresGreg J Siegle
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Biol Psychiatry 61:198-209. 2007..These mechanisms have been hypothesized to interact in depression. This study explored relationships between amygdala and DLPFC activity during emotional and cognitive information processing in unipolar depression...
- Investigation of racial and ethnic disparities in service utilization among homeless adults with severe mental illnessesMarcela Horvitz-Lennon
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 201 North Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:1032-8. 2009..This study examined whether there are service disparities among homeless adults with severe mental illnesses, a vulnerable population with a high level of unmet need...