Benjamin K P Woo

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Substance misuse among older patients in psychiatric emergency service
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:99-101. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Executive deficits and regional brain metabolism in Alzheimer's disease
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1150-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two models for delivery of services in psychiatric emergencies
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Psychiatry Residency Program, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA 93305, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:489-91. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric inpatient care at a county hospital before and after the inception of a university-affiliated psychiatry residency program
    Benjamin K P Woo
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:343-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the stability of psychiatric diagnoses in the emergency setting: review of 934 consecutively inpatient admissions
    Benjamin K P Woo
    UCLA Kern Psychiatry Residency Program, Bakersfield, CA 93305, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:434-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with frequent admissions to an acute geriatric psychiatric inpatient unit
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Senior Behavioral Health Program, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8631, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:226-30. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Reduction of suboptimal prescribing and clinical outcome for dementia patients in a senior behavioral health inpatient unit
    Virginia T Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8631, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:195-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The clock drawing test as a measure of executive dysfunction in elderly depressed patients
    Benjamin K P Woo
    University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:190-4. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of suicide risk assessments in the psychiatric emergency setting: physician documentation of process indicators
    Satinder K Mahal
    Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine California in Vallejo, CA, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 109:354-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized medical disorders in older psychiatric inpatients in a senior behavioral health unit in a university hospital
    Benjamin K P Woo
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:121-5. 2003

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Substance misuse among older patients in psychiatric emergency service
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:99-101. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of substance misuse among older patients presented to a psychiatric emergency service (PES) on involuntary bases...
  2. doi request reprint Executive deficits and regional brain metabolism in Alzheimer's disease
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1150-8. 2010
    ..This study examined regional brain hypometabolism associated with executive dysfunction in patients with AD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two models for delivery of services in psychiatric emergencies
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Psychiatry Residency Program, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA 93305, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:489-91. 2007
    ..To evaluate the benefits of the psychiatric emergency service (PES) model, in comparison to the model of the psychiatric consultant to the emergency department (the consultation model)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric inpatient care at a county hospital before and after the inception of a university-affiliated psychiatry residency program
    Benjamin K P Woo
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:343-8. 2007
    ..In this study, we compared psychiatric care at a county psychiatric facility serving a population of 760,000 inhabitants before and after the initiation of this psychiatry residency program...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the stability of psychiatric diagnoses in the emergency setting: review of 934 consecutively inpatient admissions
    Benjamin K P Woo
    UCLA Kern Psychiatry Residency Program, Bakersfield, CA 93305, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:434-6. 2006
    ..This study aimed to examine the stability of psychiatric emergency diagnoses and factors influencing diagnostic concordance...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with frequent admissions to an acute geriatric psychiatric inpatient unit
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Senior Behavioral Health Program, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8631, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:226-30. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Reduction of suboptimal prescribing and clinical outcome for dementia patients in a senior behavioral health inpatient unit
    Virginia T Chan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8631, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:195-9. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The clock drawing test as a measure of executive dysfunction in elderly depressed patients
    Benjamin K P Woo
    University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:190-4. 2004
    ..01). The results support the hypothesis that CDT score is lower in elderly depressed patients with executive dysfunction versus nondepressed seniors as well as depressed patients without executive dysfunction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of suicide risk assessments in the psychiatric emergency setting: physician documentation of process indicators
    Satinder K Mahal
    Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine California in Vallejo, CA, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 109:354-8. 2009
    ..Suicide risk assessment in the emergency department is a challenging task for psychiatrists and is further complicated when patients are admitted involuntarily...
  10. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized medical disorders in older psychiatric inpatients in a senior behavioral health unit in a university hospital
    Benjamin K P Woo
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:121-5. 2003
    ..Elderly psychiatric patients are more likely to have physical comorbidity. A large number of medical disorders should alert clinicians to look carefully for unrecognized medical disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and neuro-ophthalmological manifestations of syphilis
    Benjamin K P Woo
    Psychosomatics 48:451. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint New-onset paranoia and bipolar disorder associated with intracranial aneurysm
    Benjamin K P Woo
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:489-90. 2007