C L Arfken

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Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and falling in older nursing home residents
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Center for Healthcare Effectiveness Research, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:85-91. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Decreasing unnecessary care in a psychiatric emergency service
    Lori Zeman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:137-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The status of sleep abnormalities as a diagnostic test for major depressive disorder
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48207, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:36-45. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Respondent-driven sampling of Muslim undergraduate U.S. college students and alcohol use: pilot study
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI, 48207, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:945-53. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in reported criminal justice referral at treatment admission
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48027, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:428-33. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Binge drinking among Arab/Chaldeans: an exploratory study
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48027, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:277-93. 2012
  7. pmc Treatment at the front end of the criminal justice continuum: the association between arrest and admission into specialty substance abuse treatment
    Sheryl Pimlott Kubiak
    School of Social Work, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:20. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Translating biological parameters into clinically useful diagnostic tests
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:320-3. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' information sources for new substance abuse treatment
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, 2761 E Jefferson, Substance Abuse Research Division, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 48207, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1592-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceived impact by administrators of psychiatric emergency services after changes in a state's mental health system
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:281-90. 2006

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and falling in older nursing home residents
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Center for Healthcare Effectiveness Research, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 13:85-91. 2001
    ..03). The association with falling remained significant even when including potential confounders (p = .007). Older nursing home residents should be treated for depression. However, SSRIs may also carry an increased risk for falling...
  2. ncbi request reprint Decreasing unnecessary care in a psychiatric emergency service
    Lori Zeman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:137-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The status of sleep abnormalities as a diagnostic test for major depressive disorder
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48207, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:36-45. 2014
    ..Psychiatry lags other fields in development of diagnostic tests...
  4. doi request reprint Respondent-driven sampling of Muslim undergraduate U.S. college students and alcohol use: pilot study
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI, 48207, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:945-53. 2013
    ..S. college students...
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in reported criminal justice referral at treatment admission
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48027, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 44:428-33. 2012
    ..Published primary referral sources may underestimate criminal justice involvement in treatment admissions...
  6. doi request reprint Binge drinking among Arab/Chaldeans: an exploratory study
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48027, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:277-93. 2012
    ..Differences included the context for drinking and gender roles. These findings can be used to tailor culturally appropriate interventions...
  7. pmc Treatment at the front end of the criminal justice continuum: the association between arrest and admission into specialty substance abuse treatment
    Sheryl Pimlott Kubiak
    School of Social Work, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:20. 2006
    ..e., probation or parole status)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Translating biological parameters into clinically useful diagnostic tests
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:320-3. 2009
    ..Attention to a systematic translation process aided by these principles may help to avoid these problems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' information sources for new substance abuse treatment
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, 2761 E Jefferson, Substance Abuse Research Division, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 48207, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1592-6. 2005
    ..Information dissemination may improve with expanded Internet access at programs and short e-mailed summaries carrying links to full articles coupled with the incentive of earning continuing education credits...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceived impact by administrators of psychiatric emergency services after changes in a state's mental health system
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:281-90. 2006
    ..These results suggest that impact of state-level changes was not uniform but associated with local characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of frequent visitors to an urban psychiatric emergency service
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Departmrnt of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 East Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:295-301. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors for people who use psychiatric emergency services repeatedly and to estimate their financial charges...
  12. pmc Characteristics of facilities with specialized programming for drinking drivers and for other criminal justice involved clients: analysis of a national database
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E, Jefferson, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 2:26. 2007
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  13. pmc Substance abuse treatment and services by criminal justice and other funding sources
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Wayne State University, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, Michigan 48207, USA
    Addict Behav 34:613-5. 2009
    ..Although client characteristics or training opportunities may determine these services and practices, the agency's most important funding source may have implications for services offered...
  14. doi request reprint Acculturation and polysubstance abuse in Arab-American treatment clients
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Wayne State University, Michigan 48207, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 46:608-22. 2009
    ..These results can be used to develop treatment plans and work-force training on the importance of U.S. acculturation and variability within Arab Americans...
  15. doi request reprint Alcohol use among Arab Americans: what is the prevalence?
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, 2761 E, Jefferson, Detroit, MI 482017, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:713-8. 2011
    ..However, the potential influence of other factors is unknown and needs to be investigated...
  16. ncbi request reprint Postmarketing surveillance for drug abuse
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:S97-105. 2003
    ..Information on comparator medications is highly recommended both to validate the system and to place the results in context...
  17. ncbi request reprint Postmarketing surveillance of abuse liability of sibutramine
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Addiction Research Institute, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 69:169-73. 2003
    ..This approach is only one indicator in a surveillance framework but appears promising and validates findings from laboratory-based abuse liability studies that also indicate low abuse liability for sibutramine...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment and depression predict mortality in medically ill older adults
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M152-6. 1999
    ..Depression and cognitive impairment are common in medically ill older adults. Few studies, however, have investigated the roles of both in predicting mortality for medically ill older adults...
  19. doi request reprint Expanding treatment capacity for opioid dependence with office-based treatment with buprenorphine: National surveys of physicians
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:96-104. 2010
    ..The U.S. experiment in expanding Schedule III-V medications for opioid dependence to physicians outside of formal substance abuse treatment facilities appears to have resulted in expanded capacity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in problem severity at assessment and treatment retention
    C L Arfken
    Wayne State University, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Research Division on Substance Abuse, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 20:53-7. 2001
    ..Monitoring gender differences in problems at presentation and retention outcomes is recommended to assess local need for interventions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Development of proliferative diabetic retinopathy in African-Americans and whites with type 1 diabetes
    C L Arfken
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:792-5. 1998
    ..To investigate the comparable risk of developing proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) in African-Americans and whites with type 1 diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Frequent visitors to psychiatric emergency services: staff attitudes and temporal patterns
    Cynthia Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Center for Healthcare Effectiveness Research, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 29:490-6. 2002
    ..Together, these findings suggest that, in this urban location, frequent visitors are disadvantaged individuals lacking support and alternative treatment settings who use psychiatric emergency services to meet basic needs...
  23. ncbi request reprint Challenges encountered in measuring outcome for a rural psychiatric residential program
    C L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences and Center for Healthcare Effectiveness Research, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Int J Rehabil Res 25:77-85. 2002
    ..The dual challenges of heterogeneity of outcomes and difficulty in follow-up that limit efforts to document the value of psychiatric rehabilitation are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Novelty seeking as a predictor of treatment retention for heroin dependent cocaine users
    T C Helmus
    Research Division on Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 61:287-95. 2001
    ..If replicated, results suggest that inclusion of novel treatment components might facilitate retention among this at-risk group...
  25. pmc Neighbors for a smoke free north side: evaluation of a community organization approach to promoting smoking cessation among African Americans
    E B Fisher
    Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1658-63. 1998
    ..This study evaluated a community organization approach that emphasized involvement of audiences in program planning and implementation in promoting nonsmoking among African American residents of low-income neighborhoods...
  26. ncbi request reprint A survey of prescribing practices for monoamine oxidase inhibitors
    R Balon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, UPC Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:945-7. 1999
    ..A survey examined prescribing practices for monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) and explored reasons for the widely noted decline in their use...
  27. pmc Outcomes of the Learn, Share & Live breast cancer education program for older urban women
    C S Skinner
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1229-34. 2000
    ..This study assessed whether the Learn, Share & Live breast cancer education program resulted in favorable, replicable, and sustainable outcomes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physicians' cultural competency as perceived by African American patients
    Georgia Michalopoulou
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Division of Child Psychiatry and Psychology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:893-9. 2009
    ..These results further validate use of the Perceived Cultural Competency scale as a tool to measure patients' perceptions of physicians' cultural competency...
  29. pmc Relationships between sensory "gating out" and sensory "gating in" of auditory evoked potentials in schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Klevest Gjini
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, School of Medicine, 2751 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207 USA
    Schizophr Res 121:139-45. 2010
    ..These results suggest that further study of these interrelationships could inform the understanding of information processing abnormalities in schizophrenia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Implementing Ask Me 3 to improve African American patient satisfaction and perceptions of physician cultural competency
    Georgia Michalopoulou
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Division of Child Psychiatry and Psychology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, USA
    J Cult Divers 17:62-7. 2010
    ..Improve African American patient satisfaction and perceptions of physician cultural competency through the implementation of Ask Me 3 pamphlet which encourages patients to ask questions of physicians...
  31. pmc The status of spectral EEG abnormality as a diagnostic test for schizophrenia
    Nash N Boutros
    Wayne State University, School of Medicine, UPC Jefferson, 2751 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, United States
    Schizophr Res 99:225-37. 2008
    ..A literature review was conducted to ascertain whether or not EEG spectral abnormalities are consistent enough to warrant additional effort towards developing them into a clinical diagnostic test for schizophrenia...
  32. doi request reprint No difference in the prevalence of cavum septum pellucidum (CSP) between first-episode schizophrenia patients, offspring of schizophrenia patients and healthy controls
    Rajaprabhakaran Rajarethinam
    Brain Research and Imaging Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4201, St Antoine street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Schizophr Res 103:22-5. 2008
    ..We also did not find any influence of the sex or age in the presence or size of CSP. Our data cast doubt on the significance of CSP as markers of neurodevelopmental pathology in schizophrenia...
  33. ncbi request reprint A four-step approach for developing diagnostic tests in psychiatry
    N N Boutros
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, School of Medicine, 2751 E Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Clin EEG Neurosci 38:62-5. 2007
    ..Multicenter trials should pave the road towards standardization of laboratory procedures used to conduct the test, as well as providing data regarding cost effectiveness and impact on both short-term and long-term clinical outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Temporal dissociation between lithium-induced changes in frontal lobe myo-inositol and clinical response in manic-depressive illness
    G J Moore
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1902-8. 1999
    ..Lithium's effects on in vivo brain myo-inositol levels were investigated longitudinally in 12 adult depressed patients with manic-depressive illness...
  35. ncbi request reprint Interaction effects of treatment setting and client characteristics on retention and completion
    Chris Klein
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Research Division on Substance Abuse, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:39-50. 2002
    ..Client-setting interactions were found for both retention and completion. All three hypotheses received at least partial support. Implications for client assignment and future research are discussed...
  36. pmc Level of analysis issues in assessing treatment beliefs in substance abuse clinics
    Jacqueline K Mitchelson
    Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, 5057 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2837-51. 2007
    ..These findings serve as an example of the importance of testing the assumption of shared perceptions in future research...
  37. ncbi request reprint Health issues in the Arab American community. Arab Americans in publicly financed substance abuse treatment
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:S3-72-S3-76. 2007
    ..To determine the characteristics of Arab Americans receiving treatment and to compare them with individuals of other ethnic groups...
  38. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of U.S. substance abuse treatment facilities adopting buprenorphine in its initial stage of availability
    Alison L Koch
    Wayne State University, 2761 E Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 83:274-8. 2006
    ..These findings provide baseline data to track the adoption of buprenorphine by substance abuse treatment programs in future years...
  39. pmc Comparing credentialing requirements of substance abuse treatment staff by funding source
    Sheryl Pimlott Kubiak
    Michigan State University, College of Social Science, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 35:93-8. 2008
    ..As the substance abuse treatment delivery system evolves and expands, we must ensure that vulnerable groups have access to more highly--rather than less--skilled workers to assess and facilitate recovery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparison of burnout among medical residents before and after the implementation of work hours limits
    Shahm Martini
    Central Washington Comprehensive Mental Health, Yakima, WA, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:352-5. 2006
    ..The authors assess whether implementation of work hour limits is associated with a lower prevalence of medical resident burnout...
  41. ncbi request reprint Women are less likely to be admitted to substance abuse treatment within 30 days of assessment
    Cynthia L Arfken
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Research Division on Substance Abuse, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48207, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:33-8. 2002
    ..These results demonstrate that a CIU allows administrators to monitor for access issues...