Bradley V Watts

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of the efficacy of treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Bradley V Watts
    VAMC 11Q, 215 N Main St, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:e541-50. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Health systems engineering as an improvement strategy: a case example using location-allocation modeling
    Bradley V Watts
    Dartmouth Medical School, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:35-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Examination of the effectiveness of the Mental Health Environment of Care Checklist in reducing suicide on inpatient mental health units
    Bradley V Watts
    VA National Center for Patient Safety, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:588-92. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A sham controlled study of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Bradley V Watts
    Veterans Engineering Resource Center, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    Brain Stimul 5:38-43. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire as a measure in patient safety improvement
    Bradley V Watts
    VA National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    J Patient Saf 6:206-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint An examination of mortality and other adverse events related to electroconvulsive therapy using a national adverse event report system
    Bradley V Watts
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, White River Junction, VT, USA
    J ECT 27:105-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Improving efficiency and access to mental health care: combining integrated care and advanced access
    Andrew Pomerantz
    Mental Health and Behavioral Science Service, White River Junction VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:546-51. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Access to what? An evaluation of the key ingredients to effective advanced mental health access at a VA medical center and its affiliated community-based outreach clinics
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03756, USA
    Mil Med 174:1024-32. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The White River model of colocated collaborative care: A platform for mental and behavioral health care in the medical home
    Andrew S Pomerantz
    White River Junction VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT, USA
    Fam Syst Health 28:114-29. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Does the Veterans Affairs depression performance measure predict quality care?
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, White River Junction, Vermont, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:170-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of the efficacy of treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Bradley V Watts
    VAMC 11Q, 215 N Main St, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:e541-50. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy of all treatments for PTSD...
  2. doi request reprint Health systems engineering as an improvement strategy: a case example using location-allocation modeling
    Bradley V Watts
    Dartmouth Medical School, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:35-40. 2013
    ..We describe a case study of how location-allocation techniques used by industrial engineers assisted a regional healthcare network develop a plan for optimal location of sleep medicine services within its network...
  3. doi request reprint Examination of the effectiveness of the Mental Health Environment of Care Checklist in reducing suicide on inpatient mental health units
    Bradley V Watts
    VA National Center for Patient Safety, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:588-92. 2012
    ..Many methods have been proposed, but no interventions have been tested...
  4. doi request reprint A sham controlled study of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Bradley V Watts
    Veterans Engineering Resource Center, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    Brain Stimul 5:38-43. 2012
    ..Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a commonly occurring and often debilitating psychiatric condition. There currently is not definitive information regarding the efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for PTSD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire as a measure in patient safety improvement
    Bradley V Watts
    VA National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    J Patient Saf 6:206-9. 2010
    ..We report on an attempt to use the Safety Attitude Questionnaire as an outcome measure for a patient safety implementation project...
  6. doi request reprint An examination of mortality and other adverse events related to electroconvulsive therapy using a national adverse event report system
    Bradley V Watts
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, White River Junction, VT, USA
    J ECT 27:105-8. 2011
    ..Much of the published literature is based either on a limited number of ECT providers or reports not representative of modern ECT practice...
  7. doi request reprint Improving efficiency and access to mental health care: combining integrated care and advanced access
    Andrew Pomerantz
    Mental Health and Behavioral Science Service, White River Junction VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:546-51. 2008
    ..To provide an example of implementation of a new program that enhances access to mental health care in primary care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Access to what? An evaluation of the key ingredients to effective advanced mental health access at a VA medical center and its affiliated community-based outreach clinics
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03756, USA
    Mil Med 174:1024-32. 2009
    ..CBOCs can implement limited advanced mental health access models and derive similar improvements to those seen in more extensive models at the VAMCs to which they are affiliated...
  9. doi request reprint The White River model of colocated collaborative care: A platform for mental and behavioral health care in the medical home
    Andrew S Pomerantz
    White River Junction VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT, USA
    Fam Syst Health 28:114-29. 2010
    ..Originally developed in a capitated health care system, adherence to general principles that guided its development may be useful in any system of care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does the Veterans Affairs depression performance measure predict quality care?
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, White River Junction, Vermont, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:170-7. 2011
    ..The VA depression performance measure was compared with an empirically validated model for assessing adherence to important depression treatment processes...
  11. doi request reprint Usefulness of symptom feedback to providers in an integrated primary care--mental health care clinic
    Lisa Zubkoff
    White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center WRJ VAMC, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:91-3. 2012
    ..Measurement-based care has been endorsed but not embraced in mental health settings. There is currently little guidance regarding the best methods to implement measurement-based care...
  12. doi request reprint Sensitivity of the SF-36 to PTSD symptom change in veterans
    Brian Shiner
    White River Junction VA Medical Center 11Q, 215 North Main Street, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:111-5. 2011
    ..Moreover, these changes in functioning were clinically significant on several SF-36 subscales and on one summary scale...
  13. ncbi request reprint Access to VA services for returning veterans with PTSD
    Brian Shiner
    VA Medical Center, 215 Main Street, 11Q, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Mil Med 177:814-22. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Measuring use of evidence based psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Brian Shiner
    VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:311-8. 2013
    ..Evidence-based psychotherapies appear to be infrequently utilized in VHA outpatient PTSD clinics in New England. Our method could support efforts to improve use of these treatments...
  15. doi request reprint Comparing the stability of diagnosis in full vs. partial posttraumatic stress disorder
    Brian Shiner
    VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:520-5. 2012
    ..Mental health treatments delivered to the two groups were similar. These diagnoses appear to be different, suggesting that people with partial PTSD may benefit from a different clinical approach...
  16. pmc Supplier-induced demand for psychiatric admissions in Northern New England
    Bradley V Watts
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, VA Medical Center, 215 North Main Street, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 11:146. 2011
    ..Our secondary hypothesis was that the construction of psychiatric HSAs (PHSAs) would yield more meaningful results than the use of existing general medical hospital service areas...
  17. pmc Outcomes of a quality improvement project integrating mental health into primary care
    Bradley V Watts
    Outcomes REAP, White River Junction VAMC, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:378-81. 2007
    ..This study examined the effectiveness of a quality improvement project improving access to mental healthcare in a large primary care clinic...
  18. doi request reprint Retrospective evaluation of the dexamethasone suppression test as a predictor of response to electroconvulsive therapy in patients with comorbid major depressive disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Bradley V Watts
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J ECT 26:213-7. 2010
    ..5 mg of dexamethasone doses, is predictive of the effectiveness of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in depression symptom reduction in patients with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and MDD who are treated with ECT...
  19. doi request reprint Using root cause analysis to reduce falls with injury in the psychiatric unit
    Alexandra Lee
    Veterans Affairs National Center for Patient Safety Patient Safety Fellowship, White River Junction VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:304-11. 2012
    ..The objective was to identify how falls on psychiatric units occur, the underlying root causes and effective action plans to reduce falls and injuries...
  20. ncbi request reprint Strategies to improve compensation and pension timeliness: lessons learned from high-performing facilities
    Belinda V Luk
    VA New England Healthcare Engineering Partnership, White River Junction Field Office, 215 North Main Street, 11Q, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Mil Med 175:978-82. 2010
    ..Distillation of these characteristics provides guidance to other VHA facilities seeking to improve their C&P timeliness...
  21. doi request reprint Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria in Randomized Controlled Trials of Psychotherapy for PTSD
    Julia M Ronconi
    RONCONI White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center, White River Junction, VT SHINER White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH WATTS Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and VA National Center for Patient Safety, White River Junction, VT
    J Psychiatr Pract 20:25-37. 2014
    ..It appears that more liberal use of these treatments regardless of comorbidities is warranted. (Journal of Psychiatric Practice 2014;20:25-37). ..
  22. doi request reprint Treatment-seeking barriers for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts who screen positive for PTSD
    Tracy Stecker
    Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:280-3. 2013
    ..Barriers associated with the decision not to seek treatment for symptoms of combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) were examined...