- Increased risk among older veterans of prescribing psychotropic medication in the absence of psychiatric diagnosesIlse R Wiechers
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT Electronic address
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:531-9. 2014..This study uses Veterans Health Administration (VHA) pharmacy and encounter claims to evaluate the use of psychotropic medications without a psychiatric diagnosis across age groups...
- The role of consultation-liaison psychiatrists in improving health care of patients with schizophreniaIlse R Wiechers
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
Psychosomatics 54:22-7. 2013..We provide specific examples (antipsychotic-induced metabolic monitoring; smoking cessation; infectious disease screening) of how C-L psychiatrists can rise to the challenge now and moving forward...
- Impact of a metabolic screening bundle on rates of screening for metabolic syndrome in a psychiatry resident outpatient clinicIlse R Wiechers
Dept of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Acad Psychiatry 36:118-21. 2012....