Paul H Desan
Affiliation: Yale University
- Proactive psychiatric consultation services reduce length of stay for admissions to an inpatient medical teamPaul H Desan
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
Psychosomatics 52:513-20. 2011..Some studies suggest intensive psychiatric consultation services facilitate medical care and reduce length of stay (LOS) in general hospitals...
- A controlled trial of the Litebook light-emitting diode (LED) light therapy device for treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)Paul H Desan
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8068, USA
BMC Psychiatry 7:38. 2007..Light treatment devices using efficient light-emitting diodes (LEDs) whose output is relatively concentrated in short wavelengths may enable a more convenient effective therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)...
- Assessment and management of patients with psychiatric disordersPaul H Desan
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Crit Care Med 32:S166-73. 2004..CONCLUSIONS: Psychiatric disorders need not unduly complicate perioperative care, but they present certain challenges; a systematic approach as described here will simplify perioperative care of these patients...
- Effects of light on low nocturnal bilirubin in winter depression: a preliminary reportDan A Oren
VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Biol Psychiatry 51:422-5. 2002..0001), and increased in patients after 2 weeks of morning light treatment (p =.0009), which was accompanied by clinical improvement. CONCLUSIONS: Low nocturnal bilirubin levels may be associated with winter seasonal depression...