Ellen M Weissman

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic prescribing practices in the Veterans Healthcare Administration--New York metropolitan region
    Ellen M Weissman
    Bronx VA Medical Center, NY 10468, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:31-42. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementing peer-assisted case management to help homeless veterans with mental illness transition to independent housing
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Integrated Service Network 3, Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:267-76. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Volume of VA patients with posttraumatic stress disorder in the New York metropolitan area after September 11
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center MIRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1641-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of modifying risk adjustment models on rankings of access to care in the VA mental health report card
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center of Veterans Administration Integrated Service Network 3, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1153-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of splitting risperidone tablets on medication adherence and on clinical outcomes for patients with schizophrenia
    Ellen M Weissman
    Targeted Research Enhancement Program, Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:201-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Lipid monitoring in patients with schizophrenia prescribed second-generation antipsychotics
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center VISN 3, Bronx VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1323-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Weight gain with clozapine compared to first generation antipsychotic medications
    Nancy H Covell
    Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Research Division, Hartford, CT 06134, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:229-40. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint What do people with schizophrenia think about weight management?
    Ellen M Weissman
    Psychiatr Serv 57:724-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical health monitoring of patients with schizophrenia
    Stephen R Marder
    Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1334-49. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Inside the black box: the importance of monitoring treatment implementation
    Susan M Essock
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1230, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:613-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic prescribing practices in the Veterans Healthcare Administration--New York metropolitan region
    Ellen M Weissman
    Bronx VA Medical Center, NY 10468, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:31-42. 2002
    ..Additional research in everyday practice settings is needed to address clinical questions unlikely to be answered through traditional efficacy research and to examine reasons for intersite differences in prescribing patterns...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementing peer-assisted case management to help homeless veterans with mental illness transition to independent housing
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Integrated Service Network 3, Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:267-76. 2005
    ..In this report, we describe a pilot peer advisor program, its implementation, and pilot data on program administration...
  3. ncbi request reprint Volume of VA patients with posttraumatic stress disorder in the New York metropolitan area after September 11
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center MIRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1641-3. 2003
    ..The results highlight the need to ensure adequate availability of services in the wake of traumatic events...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of modifying risk adjustment models on rankings of access to care in the VA mental health report card
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center of Veterans Administration Integrated Service Network 3, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1153-8. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of splitting risperidone tablets on medication adherence and on clinical outcomes for patients with schizophrenia
    Ellen M Weissman
    Targeted Research Enhancement Program, Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:201-6. 2007
    ..The research objectives were to determine whether risperidone tablet splitting is associated with changes in medication adherence, service utilization, or clinical outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lipid monitoring in patients with schizophrenia prescribed second-generation antipsychotics
    Ellen M Weissman
    Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center VISN 3, Bronx VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1323-6. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Weight gain with clozapine compared to first generation antipsychotic medications
    Nancy H Covell
    Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services Research Division, Hartford, CT 06134, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:229-40. 2004
    ..Patients gained weight whether they switched to clozapine or remained on first generation antipsychotic medications, but weight gain was significantly greater (1 BMI unit) in the clozapine-treated group, particularly among women...
  8. ncbi request reprint What do people with schizophrenia think about weight management?
    Ellen M Weissman
    Psychiatr Serv 57:724-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical health monitoring of patients with schizophrenia
    Stephen R Marder
    Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1334-49. 2004
    ..The authors discuss a consensus panel's recommendations for improving the physical health monitoring of patients with schizophrenia who are treated in outpatient settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inside the black box: the importance of monitoring treatment implementation
    Susan M Essock
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1230, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:613-5. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Health monitoring for patients who have schizophrenia. Summary of the Mount Sinai Conference recommendations
    Nancy H Covell
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Connecticut DMHAS Research Division, Hartford 06134, USA
    Postgrad Med . 2006
    ..Information from such measurements should be considered when selecting or switching antipsychotic agents and should trigger an evaluation of medication when abnormalities are detected...
  12. ncbi request reprint What's in a name? Terms preferred by service recipients
    Nancy H Covell
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Health Services Research, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:443-7. 2007
    ..Controlling for site, preferences did not vary by gender, race, or diagnosis. The lack of consensus suggests clinicians, researchers, program administrators, and policymakers should be sensitive to individuals' preferences...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distress with medication side effects among persons with severe mental illness
    Nancy H Covell
    Division of Health Services Research, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:435-42. 2007
    ..The most distressing SEs reported were embarrassment from weight gain, weight gain, dry mouth, and sedation. The likelihood of distress by particular SEs varied by gender and race...