Rani A Desai

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of federal versus state funding and academic affiliation on mental health services
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 32:267-83. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental health care in juvenile detention facilities: a review
    Rani A Desai
    Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:204-14. 2006
  3. pmc Gender differences in the association between body mass index and psychopathology
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:372-83. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences among recreational gamblers: association with the frequency of alcohol use
    Rani A Desai
    Health Research and the Division of Substance Abuse of the Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:145-53. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Gambling, health and age: data from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Rani A Desai
    Yale University and Veteran s Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:431-40. 2007
  6. pmc Gender differences in the associations between past-year gambling problems and psychiatric disorders
    Rani A Desai
    Dept of Psychiatry and Women and Addictive Disorders, Core of Women s Health Research, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:173-83. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of psychiatric diagnosis in satisfaction with primary care: data from the department of veterans affairs
    Rani A Desai
    The Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CN 06546, USA
    Med Care 43:1208-16. 2005
  8. pmc A cross-sectional study of problem and pathological gambling in patients with schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1250-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health service delivery and suicide risk: the role of individual patient and facility factors
    Rani A Desai
    US Department of Veterans Affairs, Northeast Program Evaluation Center, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:311-8. 2005
  10. pmc Video-gaming among high school students: health correlates, gender differences, and problematic gaming
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychology, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1414-24. 2010

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of federal versus state funding and academic affiliation on mental health services
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 32:267-83. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that, unlike findings from the general medical literature, academic affiliation is unrelated to the quality and delivery of mental health care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental health care in juvenile detention facilities: a review
    Rani A Desai
    Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:204-14. 2006
    ..We conclude that, although there are some suggestions of promising interventions that may be appropriate, much more research, specifically in detention settings, is needed to determine their effectiveness...
  3. pmc Gender differences in the association between body mass index and psychopathology
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    CNS Spectr 14:372-83. 2009
    ..The objective of the study was to examine gender differences in the relationship between weight group (under-weight to severely obese), and Axis I and Axis II psychopathology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences among recreational gamblers: association with the frequency of alcohol use
    Rani A Desai
    Health Research and the Division of Substance Abuse of the Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:145-53. 2006
    ..There were few gender differences in the correlations between alcohol consumption and health. Future research should consider gender-related influences when examining alcohol use and gambling behaviors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gambling, health and age: data from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Rani A Desai
    Yale University and Veteran s Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:431-40. 2007
    ..g., obesity) but also with some positive measures (e.g., better physical and mental functioning). Longitudinal studies are needed to clarify the relationship between gambling and health in older adults in the context of healthy aging...
  6. pmc Gender differences in the associations between past-year gambling problems and psychiatric disorders
    Rani A Desai
    Dept of Psychiatry and Women and Addictive Disorders, Core of Women s Health Research, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:173-83. 2008
    ..Psychiatric disorders frequently co-occur with pathological gambling. The extent to which co-occurence extends to subsyndromal levels of gambling or differs between women and men is incompletely understood...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of psychiatric diagnosis in satisfaction with primary care: data from the department of veterans affairs
    Rani A Desai
    The Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CN 06546, USA
    Med Care 43:1208-16. 2005
    ..There is also very little data on satisfaction of psychiatric patients with their medical care...
  8. pmc A cross-sectional study of problem and pathological gambling in patients with schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1250-7. 2009
    ..However, gambling behaviors in large samples of patients with schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder have not been systematically examined to date...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health service delivery and suicide risk: the role of individual patient and facility factors
    Rani A Desai
    US Department of Veterans Affairs, Northeast Program Evaluation Center, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:311-8. 2005
    ..This study explores suicide rates as a quality measure and identifies risk factors for suicide among psychiatric inpatients...
  10. pmc Video-gaming among high school students: health correlates, gender differences, and problematic gaming
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychology, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1414-24. 2010
    ..However, the existing literature on gaming is inconsistent and often has focused on aggression rather than the health correlates of gaming and the prevalence and correlates of problematic gaming...
  11. pmc Health/functioning characteristics, gambling behaviors, and gambling-related motivations in adolescents stratified by gambling problem severity: findings from a high school survey
    Sarah W Yip
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, New Haven, USA
    Am J Addict 20:495-508. 2011
    ..These findings suggest a need for improved interventions related to adolescent gambling and a need for additional research into the relationship (eg, mediating factors) between gambling and risk and protective behaviors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of human immunodeficiency virus testing and posttest counseling among outpatients with serious mental illness
    Mayur M Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:776-80. 2007
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  13. pmc Pubertal status, sensation-seeking, impulsivity, and substance use in high school-aged boys and girls
    Grace Kong
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Addict Med 7:116-21. 2013
    ..To examine how factors such as pubertal status, sensation-seeking, and impulsivity are related to substance use (cigarettes, alcohol, and marijuana) in high school students and examine these associations by gender...
  14. pmc The relationship between age of gambling onset and adolescent problematic gambling severity
    Ardeshir S Rahman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, New Haven, CT 06519, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 46:675-83. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Impact of the seeking safety program on clinical outcomes among homeless female veterans with psychiatric disorders
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System 182, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:996-1003. 2008
    ..This study examined its effectiveness when used with homeless women veterans with psychiatric or substance abuse problems at 11 Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers that had Homeless Women Veterans Programs...
  16. pmc Relationship of nicotine dependence, subsyndromal and pathological gambling, and other psychiatric disorders: data from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Jon E Grant
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:334-43. 2009
    ..Nicotine dependence frequently co-occurs with subsyndromal and pathological levels of gambling. The relationship of nicotine dependence, levels of gambling pathology, and other psychiatric disorders, however, is incompletely understood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Non-medical use, abuse and dependence on prescription opioids among U.S. adults: psychiatric, medical and substance use correlates
    William C Becker
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 94:38-47. 2008
    ..Non-medical use of prescription opioids carries risks including development of abuse/dependence. Such use may correlate with psychiatric, medical, and substance use characteristics...
  18. pmc Shopping problems among high school students
    Jon E Grant
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 52:247-52. 2011
    ..An assessment of adolescent shopping behavior along a continuum of severity and its relationship to other behaviors and health issues is incompletely understood...
  19. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in a sample of homeless people with mental illness
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine and North East Program Evaluation Center NEPEC, NEPEC 182, West Haven VAMC, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:365-71. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that homeless people with mental illness are at particularly high risk for suicidal behavior, however, only in part because of the high prevalence of traditional risk factors...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health correlates of recreational gambling in older adults
    Rani A Desai
    Women and Addictive Disorders Core of Women s Health Research at Yale, Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1672-9. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to identify health and well-being correlates of past-year recreational gambling in adults age 65 years and older, compared to adults age 18-64 years...
  21. pmc Prevalence and psychiatric correlates of pain interference among men and women in the general population
    Declan T Barry
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:118-27. 2012
    ..To examine gender differences in the associations of levels of pain interference and psychiatric disorders among a nationally representative sample of adult men and women...
  22. pmc Gambling problem severity and psychiatric disorders among Hispanic and white adults: findings from a nationally representative sample
    Declan T Barry
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519 1187, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 45:404-11. 2011
    ..To examine differences in the associations of gambling problem severity and psychiatric disorders among a nationally representative sample of Hispanic and white adults...
  23. pmc Differences in the associations between gambling problem severity and psychiatric disorders among black and white adults: findings from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Declan T Barry
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519 1187, USA
    Am J Addict 20:69-77. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in adolescent gambling
    Rani A Desai
    Department of Psychiatry and Women and Addictive Disorders Core of Women s Health Research, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 17:249-58. 2005
    ..Although adolescent gambling has been linked to a wide array of risk behaviors, little is known regarding the correlates of gambling in adolescent girls as compared with adolescent boys...
  25. ncbi request reprint Suicide among discharged psychiatric inpatients in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Mil Med 173:721-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to explore correlates of the use of firearms to commit suicide...
  26. pmc Correlates of at-risk/problem internet gambling in adolescents
    Marc N Potenza
    Yale School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:150-159.e3. 2011
    ..However, relatively few studies have examined Internet gambling in adolescents. This study sought to investigate the correlates of at-risk or problem gambling in adolescents acknowledging or denying gambling on the Internet...
  27. pmc Problematic Internet use and health in adolescents: data from a high school survey in Connecticut
    Timothy C Liu
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Rd, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:836-45. 2011
    ..This study aims to explore the prevalence and health correlates of problematic Internet use among high school students in the United States...
  28. pmc The relationship of major depressive disorder and gender to changes in smoking for current and former smokers: longitudinal evaluation in the US population
    Andrea H Weinberger
    Divisions of Substance Abuse and Women s Behavioral Health Research, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Addiction 107:1847-56. 2012
    ..This study compared changes in smoking for current and former smokers with and without current and life-time MDD over a 3-year period...
  29. doi request reprint Patterns of care and outcomes associated with intensity-modulated radiation therapy versus conventional radiation therapy for older patients with head-and-neck cancer
    James B Yu
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e101-7. 2012
    ..We performed a retrospective cohort study of Medicare patients treated with IMRT compared with standard RT to assess outcomes in national practice...
  30. doi request reprint Social integration of people with severe mental illness: relationships between symptom severity, professional assistance, and natural support
    Jack Tsai
    VA New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, 950 Campbell Ave, 151D, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 39:144-57. 2012
    ..These findings suggest the social integration of male clients with severe mental illness may include being more connected to mental health providers even as they develop increasing natural supports...
  31. pmc Gender differences in adolescent marijuana use and associated psychosocial characteristics
    Ty S Schepis
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Addict Med 5:65-73. 2011
    ....
  32. pmc Differential associations between problem and pathological gambling and psychiatric disorders in individuals with and without alcohol abuse or dependence
    Judson A Brewer
    Yale Therapeutic Neuroscience Clinic, New Haven, CT, USA
    CNS Spectr 15:33-44. 2010
    ..However, prior studies have not investigated the relative influence of AUDs on the associations between PPG and other psychiatric disorders,..
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and the prevalence of HIV infection in a sample of patients in treatment for substance abuse
    David J Dausey
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, VA Connecticut Health Care System, NEPEC, Mail Code 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:10-7. 2003
    ....
  34. pmc Nicotine withdrawal in U.S. smokers with current mood, anxiety, alcohol use, and substance use disorders
    Andrea H Weinberger
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 108:7-12. 2010
    ..The current study examined tobacco withdrawal symptoms and withdrawal-related discomfort and relapse in smokers with and without current mood disorders, anxiety disorders, alcohol use disorders (AUD), and substance use disorders (SUD)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Association between community and client characteristics and subjective measures of the quality of housing
    Alvin S Mares
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center of the Department of Veterans Affairs, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:315-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between subjective perceptions of the quality of housing among mental health consumers and both client characteristics and objective measures of the client's neighborhood...
  36. doi request reprint Risk of incarceration between cohorts of veterans with and without mental illness discharged from inpatient units
    Steven K Erickson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:178-83. 2008
    ..Data were compared before and after the closure of over 80% of the Connecticut VA psychiatric inpatient beds in 1996...
  37. ncbi request reprint Excitement-seeking gambling in a nationally representative sample of recreational gamblers
    Michael V Pantalon
    Department of Psychiatry Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University, 34 Park Street, Room S 104, New Haven, CN 06519, USA
    J Gambl Stud 24:63-78. 2008
    ..e., at-risk gambling). Together, these findings indicate that EGs are more likely than NEGs to demonstrate problems in multiple areas characterized by impaired impulse control...
  38. ncbi request reprint Time trends and predictors of suicide among mental health outpatients in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Mayur M Desai
    New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, NEPEC 182, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:115-24. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, they highlight the importance of funding for mental health services as well as the implications of changing demographics in the VA population...
  39. doi request reprint Trauma experience among homeless female veterans: correlates and impact on housing, clinical, and psychosocial outcomes
    Jack Tsai
    Veterans Affairs New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:624-32. 2012
    ..001). Trauma reported at baseline, however, was not predictive of 1-year outcomes, suggesting type and frequency of trauma does not negatively affect the housing gains homeless women veterans can achieve through homeless services...
  40. doi request reprint Racial comparison of therapeutic support, service use, and satisfaction among male outpatients with severe mental illness
    Jack Tsai
    VA New England Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center MIRECC, 950 Campbell Ave, 151D, West Haven, CT, 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:509-19. 2012
    ..More research is needed on where and under what circumstances health disparities exist...
  41. doi request reprint The population level prevalence and correlates of appropriate and inappropriate imaging to stage incident prostate cancer in the medicare population
    Danil V Makarov
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, United States
    J Urol 187:97-102. 2012
    ..According to guidelines most men with incident prostate cancer do not require staging imaging. We determined the population level prevalence and correlates of appropriate and inappropriate imaging in this cohort...
  42. doi request reprint Gender and the use of Veterans Health Administration homeless services programs among Iraq/Afghanistan veterans
    Oni J Blackstock
    Department of Internal Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8080, USA
    Med Care 50:347-52. 2012
    ..We sought to determine the sex-specific risk of using a Veterans Health Administration (VHA) homeless program among OEF/OIF Veterans and to identify factors associated with increased risk of program use for women compared with men...
  43. pmc Stealing among high school students: prevalence and clinical correlates
    Jon E Grant
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:44-52. 2011
    ..Significant distress and loss of control over this behavior suggest that stealing often has significant associated morbidity...
  44. ncbi request reprint Gender and non-medical use of prescription opioids: results from a national US survey
    Jeanette M Tetrault
    Veterans Affairs Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, West Haven, CT, USA
    Addiction 103:258-68. 2008
    ..Gender differences exist regarding alcohol and illicit drug use disorders in the United States. Little is known about the gender-related factors associated with non-medical use of prescription opioids...
  45. pmc Gender-related influences of parental alcoholism on the prevalence of psychiatric illnesses: analysis of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Peter T Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1759-67. 2010
    ..In this study, we tested the hypothesis that the gender of the parent with alcoholism and the gender of offspring affect the association between parental alcoholism and offspring psychiatric illness...
  46. pmc Criminal justice system involvement among people with schizophrenia
    Greg Greenberg
    New England Mental Illness, Research, and Clinical Care Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
    Community Ment Health J 47:727-36. 2011
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Hepatitis C virus infection in a sample of homeless veterans
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center 182, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:396-401. 2003
    ..We also examine risk factors and correlates for HCV infection, including substance abuse and service in Vietnam...
  48. ncbi request reprint Mental health service provision in juvenile justice facilities: pre- and postrelease psychiatric care
    John F Chapman
    State of Connecticut Judicial Branch, Court Support Services Division, 936 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT 06516, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:445-58, ix. 2006
    ..It examines the role of the psychiatrist and the structure of mental health services within juvenile justice facilities...
  49. pmc The relationship of dysthymia, minor depression, and gender to changes in smoking for current and former smokers: longitudinal evaluation in the U.S. population
    Andrea H Weinberger
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:170-6. 2013
    ..The current study examined changes in smoking over 3 years for current and former smokers with and without dysthymia and minor depression...
  50. pmc Nondaily smoking and alcohol use, hazardous drinking, and alcohol diagnoses among young adults: findings from the NESARC
    Emily L R Harrison
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:2081-7. 2008
    ..Although the relationship between drinking and daily smoking has been well characterized in young adults, few epidemiological investigations have investigated the association between nondaily smoking and drinking behavior...
  51. pmc Non-medical use, abuse and dependence on sedatives and tranquilizers among U.S. adults: psychiatric and socio-demographic correlates
    William C Becker
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8025, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:280-7. 2007
    ..Non-medical use of sedatives and tranquilizers carries risks including development of abuse/dependence. Such use may correlate with psychiatric symptoms...
  52. doi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder among privately insured Americans
    Ilan Harpaz-Rotem
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1184-90. 2008
    ..This study explored pharmacological treatment of PTSD among privately insured individuals...
  53. doi request reprint Emergency department information system adoption in the United States
    Adam B Landman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:536-44. 2010
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Regional variation in total cost per radical prostatectomy in the healthcare cost and utilization project nationwide inpatient sample database
    Danil V Makarov
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Urol 183:1504-9. 2010
    ..We determined whether state level variation in the cost of radical prostatectomy exists and whether we could explain this variation by adjusting for covariates associated with cost...
  55. ncbi request reprint Veterans health administration information systems as a resource for rare disorders research: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease as a paradigm
    Jed A Barash
    Department of Neurology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Mil Med 177:1343-7. 2012
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in homeless mentally ill persons: age-specific risks of substance abuse
    Holly G Prigerson
    VISN 1 Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center 182, West Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:213-9. 2003
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Income differences and recreational gambling
    Declan T Barry
    From the Department of Psychiatry and Women and Addictive Disorders Core of Women s Health Research at Yale, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    J Addict Med 1:145-53. 2007
    ..Public health guidelines and interventions related to gambling should consider the influence of income...
  58. doi request reprint Association of major depression with subtypes of nicotine dependence found among adult daily smokers: a latent class analysis
    Melinda J Manley
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:126-32. 2009
    ..Individuals with symptom profiles not characterized by physiological dependence endorse wider range of ND criteria and have a higher likelihood of MD...
  59. doi request reprint Associations between mental health and surgical outcomes among women undergoing mastectomy for cancer
    Justin P Fox
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Breast J 19:276-84. 2013
    ..Greater efforts are needed to identify and manage these patients with psychiatric and substance use disorders during the perioperative period...
  60. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic disparities in outcomes after acute myocardial infarction
    Susannah M Bernheim
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Am Heart J 153:313-9. 2007
    ..Patients of low socioeconomic status (SES) have higher mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Little is known about the underlying mechanisms or the relationship between SES and rehospitalization after AMI...
  61. ncbi request reprint The impact of managed care on cross-system use of mental health services by veterans in Colorado
    Rani A Desai
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center NEPEC 182, Department of Veterans Affairs, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1599-604. 2002
    ..This study examined whether the advent of managed care in Colorado resulted in lower rates of use of both state and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) mental health care services (cross-system use)...
  62. doi request reprint The association between diffusion of the surgical robot and radical prostatectomy rates
    Danil V Makarov
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Med Care 49:333-9. 2011
    ..Despite its expense and controversy surrounding its benefit, the surgical robot has been widely adopted for the treatment of prostate cancer...
  63. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and trauma characteristics are correlates of premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Corey E Pilver
    VA CT Healthcare System, National Center for PTSD, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:383-93. 2011
    ..This pattern of comorbidity may complicate the treatment of both conditions...
  64. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of adolescent past-year gamblers and non-gamblers in relation to alcohol drinking
    Amy M Duhig
    Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Addict Behav 32:80-9. 2007
    ..01). Among past-year gamblers, MHF drinkers were more likely than ALF ones to report frequent gambling. These results suggest a complex relationship between gambling alcohol use, drug use, and mental health in adolescents...
  65. ncbi request reprint Pathological gambling
    Rani A Desai
    South Med J 99:12. 2006