Stephen J Bartels

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Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term outcomes of a randomized trial of integrated skills training and preventive healthcare for older adults with serious mental illness
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH Department of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1251-61. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Clinically significant improved fitness and weight loss among overweight persons with serious mental illness
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 46 Centerra Parkway, Suite 200, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:729-36. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based geriatric psychiatry: an overview
    Stephen J Bartels
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:763-84, vii. 2005
  4. pmc Psychosocial rehabilitation and quality of life for older adults with serious mental illness: recent findings and future research directions
    Stephen J Bartels
    Center for Aging Research, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:381-5. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Commentary: the forgotten older adult with serious mental illness: the final challenge in achieving the promise of Olmstead?
    Stephen J Bartels
    Professor of Psychiatry and Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 23:244-57. 2011
  6. pmc Programs for developing the pipeline of early-career geriatric mental health researchers: outcomes and implications for other fields
    Stephen J Bartels
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Acad Med 85:26-35. 2010
  7. pmc PRISM-E: comparison of integrated care and enhanced specialty referral in managing at-risk alcohol use
    David W Oslin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Room 3002, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 11104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:954-8. 2006
  8. pmc Lifestyle Intervention for People With Severe Obesity and Serious Mental Illness
    John A Naslund
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:145-53. 2016
  9. pmc Randomized trial of social rehabilitation and integrated health care for older people with severe mental illness
    Kim T Mueser
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, 105 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:561-73. 2010
  10. pmc Improving health-related quality of life in older African American and non-Latino White patients
    Daniel E Jimenez
    University of Miami Center on Aging, Miami, FL Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:548-58. 2015

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. pmc Long-term outcomes of a randomized trial of integrated skills training and preventive healthcare for older adults with serious mental illness
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH Department of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1251-61. 2014
    ..This report describes 1-, 2-, and 3-year outcomes of a combined psychosocial skills training and preventive healthcare intervention (Helping Older People Experience Success [HOPES]) for older persons with serious mental illness...
  2. doi request reprint Clinically significant improved fitness and weight loss among overweight persons with serious mental illness
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 46 Centerra Parkway, Suite 200, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:729-36. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a fitness health mentor program (In SHAPE) in improving physical fitness and weight loss among overweight and obese adults with serious mental illness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based geriatric psychiatry: an overview
    Stephen J Bartels
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:763-84, vii. 2005
  4. pmc Psychosocial rehabilitation and quality of life for older adults with serious mental illness: recent findings and future research directions
    Stephen J Bartels
    Center for Aging Research, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:381-5. 2009
    ..This selective overview highlights recent reports addressing psychosocial functioning and interventions for older adults with SMI...
  5. doi request reprint Commentary: the forgotten older adult with serious mental illness: the final challenge in achieving the promise of Olmstead?
    Stephen J Bartels
    Professor of Psychiatry and Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 23:244-57. 2011
    ..Finally, he concludes with seven policy recommendations aimed at advancing the promise of the Olmstead decision with respect to older adults with serious mental illness...
  6. pmc Programs for developing the pipeline of early-career geriatric mental health researchers: outcomes and implications for other fields
    Stephen J Bartels
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Acad Med 85:26-35. 2010
    ..org). This report discusses implications of and principles for disseminating these programs, including examples of replications in fields besides GMH research...
  7. pmc PRISM-E: comparison of integrated care and enhanced specialty referral in managing at-risk alcohol use
    David W Oslin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Room 3002, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 11104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:954-8. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Lifestyle Intervention for People With Severe Obesity and Serious Mental Illness
    John A Naslund
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:145-53. 2016
    ....
  9. pmc Randomized trial of social rehabilitation and integrated health care for older people with severe mental illness
    Kim T Mueser
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, 105 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:561-73. 2010
    ..HOPES includes 1 year of intensive skills training and health management, followed by a 1-year maintenance phase...
  10. pmc Improving health-related quality of life in older African American and non-Latino White patients
    Daniel E Jimenez
    University of Miami Center on Aging, Miami, FL Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:548-58. 2015
    ..This paper also explores participant characteristics (problem-solving style and physical functioning) as potential predictors of HRQOL...
  11. pmc Activating older adults with serious mental illness for collaborative primary care visits
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:278-88. 2013
    ..This report presents pilot study feasibility and participant outcomes for CAT-PC...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practices in geriatric mental health care: an overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:971-90, x-xi. 2003
    ..Cautions and limitations regarding the reliance on randomized, controlled trials, meta-analyses, and systematic reviews also are presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint PRISM-E: comparison of integrated care and enhanced specialty referral models in depression outcomes
    Dean D Krahn
    Department of Psychiatry, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:946-53. 2006
    ..This study, entitled Primary Care Research in Substance Abuse and Mental Health for the Elderly, examined six-month outcomes for older primary care patients with depression who received different models of treatment...
  14. pmc A pilot evaluation of the In SHAPE individualized health promotion intervention for adults with mental illness
    Aricca D Van Citters
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Center for Aging Research, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:540-52. 2010
    ..Based on these promising results, randomized controlled trials of the In SHAPE program are necessary to establish its effectiveness compared with usual care and alternative approaches to enhancing fitness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Improving mental health assessment and service planning practices for older adults: a controlled comparison study
    Stephen J Bartels
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, New Hampshire, Lebanon
    Ment Health Serv Res 7:213-23. 2005
    ..There was also significant improvement in the specificity of treatment planning within the intervention condition. Implications for quality improvement are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Preferences of older and younger adults with serious mental illness for involvement in decision-making in medical and psychiatric settings
    Erica L O'Neal
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center Lebanon, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:826-33. 2008
    ..This pilot study compared preferences for involvement in decision-making between older and younger adults with serious mental illness...
  17. pmc Stigmatizing attitudes toward mental illness among racial/ethnic older adults in primary care
    Daniel E Jimenez
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance, Somerville, MA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:1061-8. 2013
    ..Specifically, this study examines to what extent race/ethnicity is associated with differences in (1) perceived stigma of mental illness and (2) perceived stigma for different mental health treatment options...
  18. doi request reprint Normal weight obesity and mortality in United States subjects ≥60 years of age (from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey)
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 112:1592-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, NWO in older adults is associated with cardiometabolic dysregulation and is a risk for cardiovascular mortality independent of BMI and central fat distribution...
  19. pmc Increased risk of nursing home admission among middle aged and older adults with schizophrenia
    Alice O Andrews
    Center for Aging Research, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, 35 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:697-705. 2009
    ..This study describes nursing home entrance over a 10-year period among community residing Medicaid enrollees with schizophrenia compared with Medicaid enrollees with no mental illness...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medicare and medicaid costs for schizophrenia patients by age cohort compared with costs for depression, dementia, and medically ill patients
    Stephen J Bartels
    Departments of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:648-57. 2003
    ....
  21. pmc A Qualitative Study of Client-Clinician Text Exchanges in a Mobile Health Intervention for Individuals With Psychotic Disorders and Substance Use
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    a Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Dual Diagn 12:63-71. 2016
    ..This qualitative study explored the content of mobile phone text messages between clients with dual diagnosis and a clinician who engaged them in daily assessment and intervention text exchanges...
  22. pmc Pragmatic replication trial of health promotion coaching for obesity in serious mental illness and maintenance of outcomes
    Stephen J Bartels
    From the Department of Psychiatry, The Department of Community and Family Medicine, and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, N H the Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, N Y the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami Ken Jue Consulting, Keene, N H Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston and Vinfen Corporation, Cambridge, Mass
    Am J Psychiatry 172:344-52. 2015
    ..The authors sought to replicate positive health outcomes demonstrated in a previous randomized effectiveness study of the In SHAPE program across urban community mental health organizations serving an ethnically diverse population...
  23. doi request reprint Perceived social support for diet and exercise among persons with serious mental illness enrolled in a healthy lifestyle intervention
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Center for Aging Research, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Dartmouth College, 46 Centerra Parkway 201, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:65-71. 2013
    ....
  24. pmc Medical comorbidity and functional status among adults with major mental illness newly admitted to nursing homes
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Department of Psychiatry and the Center for Aging Research, Dartmouth Medical School, 46 Centerra Parkway, Box 301, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1098-100. 2011
    ..This study compared comorbid conditions and functional status among elderly and nonelderly individuals with mental illness who were newly admitted to nursing homes (N = 286,411)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Caring for the whole person: integrated health care for older adults with severe mental illness and medical comorbidity
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:S249-57. 2004
  26. pmc Nursing home admissions and long-stay conversions among persons with and without serious mental illness
    Kelly Aschbrenner
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 23:286-304. 2011
    ..6.6%, or 2.1 times greater). These results suggest that a substantial number of adults with serious mental illness residing in nursing homes may have the functional capacity to live in less restrictive environments...
  27. doi request reprint Variation in the prevalence of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity in older adults associated with different research definitions: dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2004
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:974-80. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence range for sarcopenic obesity and its relationship with sex, age, and ethnicity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Enhanced skills training and health care management for older persons with severe mental illness
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Community Ment Health J 40:75-90. 2004
    ..Both groups receiving HM demonstrated increased use of preventive health services and identification of previously undetected medical disorders...
  29. pmc Learning what matters for patients: qualitative evaluation of a health promotion program for those with serious mental illness
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Health Promot Int 23:275-82. 2008
    ..Health-promotion programs that target these areas may have better success in achieving health benefits for persons with SMI...
  30. ncbi request reprint Improving access to geriatric mental health services: a randomized trial comparing treatment engagement with integrated versus enhanced referral care for depression, anxiety, and at-risk alcohol use
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1455-62. 2004
    ..The authors sought to determine whether integrated mental health services or enhanced referral to specialty mental health clinics results in greater engagement in mental health/substance abuse services by older primary care patients...
  31. pmc Wearable devices and mobile technologies for supporting behavioral weight loss among people with serious mental illness
    John A Naslund
    Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth, 46 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH 03766, United States The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH, United States Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 244:139-44. 2016
    ..This suggests that wearable devices may offer a feasible and potentially effective strategy for supporting behavioral weight loss in community mental health settings. ..
  32. pmc Cigarette smoking and interest in quitting among overweight and obese adults with serious mental illness enrolled in a fitness intervention
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME and Biomedical Data Science at the Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
    J Nerv Ment Dis 203:473-6. 2015
    ..Findings highlight the potential to address both fitness and smoking to reduce cardiovascular risk in individuals with serious mental illness. ..
  33. pmc A mixed methods exploration of family involvement in medical care for older adults with serious mental illness
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    Int J Psychiatry Med 48:121-33. 2014
    ..This study explored family involvement in medical care for older adults with SMI...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based mental health services for home and community
    Martha L Bruce
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:1039-60, x-xi. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based review of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatments for older adults with schizophrenia
    Aricca D Van Citters
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:913-39, ix. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the effectiveness of community-based mental health outreach services for older adults
    Aricca D Van Citters
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1237-49. 2004
    ..End points of interest include the ability of the outreach program to increase access to mental health services and improve psychiatric outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Are nursing homes appropriate for older adults with severe mental illness? Conflicting consumer and clinician views and implications for the Olmstead decision
    Stephen J Bartels
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1571-9. 2003
    ....
  38. pmc Promoting the transition to independent scientist: a national career development program
    Martha L Bruce
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 86:1179-84. 2011
    ..Based on objective outcomes, ARI offers an effective model for stemming attrition of new investigators from the academic career path that is generalizable to other fields and promotes innovative, translational science...
  39. pmc Use of a Wearable Activity Device in Rural Older Obese Adults: A Pilot Study
    John A Batsis
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Med 2:2333721416678076. 2016
    ..Common concerns included finding time to exercise and lack of a peer group. Conclusion: Use of Fitbit is feasible/acceptable for use among older rural obese adults but may lead to reduced confidence...
  40. pmc Crowdsourcing for conducting randomized trials of internet delivered interventions in people with serious mental illness: A systematic review
    John A Naslund
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH, United States Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Lebanon, NH, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 44:77-88. 2015
    ..We examined the potential for using online crowdsourcing methods for conducting behavioral health intervention research among people with serious mental illness (SMI)...
  41. pmc Feasibility of Behavioral Weight Loss Treatment Enhanced with Peer Support and Mobile Health Technology for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Psychiatr Q 87:401-15. 2016
    ..However, adaptions to standard weight loss curricula are needed to enhance engagement, participation, and outcomes to respond to the unique challenges of individuals with SMI. ..
  42. doi request reprint Health Promotion for Young Adults With Serious Mental Illness
    John A Naslund
    Mr Naslund is with the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire e mail Dr Aschbrenner, Dr Pratt, and Dr Bartels are with the Department of Psychiatry and Dr Scherer is with the Department of Biomedical Data Science, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    Psychiatr Serv 68:137-143. 2017
    ..This study examined the impact of the 12-month In SHAPE lifestyle intervention on weight loss and fitness among overweight and obese young adults with serious mental illness (ages 21-30) compared with participants over age 30...
  43. doi request reprint Preferences for Smoking Cessation Support from Family and Friends Among Adults with Serious Mental Illness
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Centers for Health and Aging, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 46 Centerra Parkway, Suite 200, Lebanon, NH, 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Q . 2017
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Automated telehealth for managing psychiatric instability in people with serious mental illness
    Sarah I Pratt
    a Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Ment Health 24:261-5. 2015
    ..Serious mental illness (SMI) with psychiatric instability accounts for disproportionately high use of emergency room visits and hospitalizations...
  45. doi request reprint Leptin, adiposity, and mortality: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III, 1988 to 1994
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 90:481-91. 2015
    ..To determine whether leptin is related to all-cause and cardiovascular (CV) mortality in older adults...
  46. doi request reprint Normal weight obesity and functional outcomes in older adults
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, United States Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, NH, United States Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 25:517-22. 2014
    ..Whether this subset of patients is associated with worsening functional outcomes is unclear...
  47. ncbi request reprint Medical comorbidity and receipt of medical care by older homeless people with schizophrenia or depression
    David P Folsom
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 92161, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1456-60. 2002
    ..This study compared the number of physical health problems and receipt of physical health care services among older homeless people with schizophrenia and those with major depression...
  48. pmc Health care for patients with serious mental illness: family medicine's role
    Nancy E Morden
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:187-95. 2009
    ..We review health outcomes of the seriously mentally ill and models designed to improve these outcomes. We propose specific strategies for Family Medicine clinicians and researchers to address this problem...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practices in geriatric mental health care
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hannover, New Hampshire, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1419-31. 2002
    ..The anticipated growth in the population of older persons with mental disorders underscores the need for a strategy to facilitate the systematic and effective implementation of evidence-based practices in geriatric mental health care...
  50. pmc Disparities in mental health service use of racial and ethnic minority elderly adults
    Daniel E Jimenez
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:18-25. 2013
    ..To apply the Institute of Medicine definition of healthcare disparities, to measure disparities in different aspects of episodes of mental health care and to identify disparities in types of mental health services used...
  51. ncbi request reprint Improving system of care for older adults with mental illness in the United States. Findings and recommendations for the President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
    Stephen J Bartels
    Aging Services Research, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center and the Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:486-97. 2003
    ..The author identified three healthcare themes, including 1) access and continuity of services; 2) quality; and 3) workforce and caregiver capacity. From among these areas, 10 policy issues and recommendations were proposed...
  52. ncbi request reprint Suicidal and death ideation in older primary care patients with depression, anxiety, and at-risk alcohol use
    Stephen J Bartels
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:417-27. 2002
    ..Accordingly, targeted assessment and preventive services should be emphasized for geriatric outpatients with co-occurring depression and anxiety, social isolation, younger age, and Asian or Caucasian race...
  53. pmc Public-academic partnerships: a program to improve the quality of antipsychotic prescribing in a community mental health system
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Health and Human Services, NHDHHS, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, State Office Park South, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1004-6. 2011
    ..The program encourages providers at community mental health centers to adopt prescribing practices that limit the cardiometabolic side effects of antipsychotic medicines...
  54. ncbi request reprint Medication nonadherence in older people with serious mental illness: prevalence and correlates
    Sarah I Pratt
    Dartmouth Medical School NH, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 29:299-310. 2006
    ....
  55. pmc Weight Loss Interventions in Older Adults with Obesity: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials Since 2005
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    J Am Geriatr Soc . 2016
    ..To identify geriatric obesity interventions that can guide clinical recommendations...
  56. doi request reprint Sarcopenia, sarcopenic obesity and inflammation: Results from the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, United States Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH, United States Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, United States Dartmouth Weight and Wellness Center, Lebanon, NH, United States Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 35:1472-1483. 2016
    ....
  57. pmc Relationship Between General Illness and Mental Health Service Use and Expenditures Among Racially-Ethnically Diverse Adults ≥65 Years
    Daniel E Jimenez
    Dr Jimenez is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Miami Center on Aging, Miami, Florida e mail Dr Cook is with the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts Dr Kim is with the Department of Psychology, Center for Mental Health and Aging, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Dr Reynolds is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh Dr Alegría is with the Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance, Somerville, Massachusetts Ms Coe Odess is an undergraduate at Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania Dr Bartels is with the Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    Psychiatr Serv 66:727-33. 2015
    ....
  58. pmc Sarcopenia, sarcopenic obesity, and functional impairments in older adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 1999-2004
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Dartmouth Weight and Wellness Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA Electronic address
    Nutr Res 35:1031-9. 2015
    ..Prevalence of sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity varies greatly, and a uniform definition is needed to identify and characterize these high-risk populations...
  59. pmc Normal Weight with Central Obesity, Physical Activity, and Functional Decline: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:1552-60. 2015
    ..To identify the risks of the combination of normal body mass index (BMI) and central obesity (normal weight and central obesity (NWCO)) on physical activity and function...
  60. pmc The impact of skills training on cognitive functioning in older people with serious mental illness
    Sarah I Pratt
    Geisel School of Medicine, Darthmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:242-50. 2013
    ..Little is known about the long-term impact of psychosocial skills training on cognitive functioning in this rapidly growing group...
  61. pmc The impact of waist circumference on function and physical activity in older adults: longitudinal observational data from the osteoarthritis initiative
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Nutr J 13:81. 2014
    ..However, its association with function and quality of life in older adults is not well understood and hence we sought to examine the impact of WC on six-year outcomes...
  62. pmc Feasibility of popular m-health technologies for activity tracking among individuals with serious mental illness
    John A Naslund
    1 The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    Telemed J E Health 21:213-6. 2015
    ..This study supports using popular m-health technologies for activity tracking among individuals with SMI. These findings can inform the design of weight loss interventions targeting this vulnerable patient population. ..
  63. ncbi request reprint Agitation and depression in frail nursing home elderly patients with dementia: treatment characteristics and service use
    Stephen J Bartels
    Aging Services Research, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:231-8. 2003
    ..The authors describe characteristics, treatment, and acute service use associated with agitation and depression in dementia...
  64. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based geriatric psychiatry
    Stephen J Bartels
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:xiii-xv. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in antipsychotic combination therapy of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder: implications for state mental health policy
    Robin E Clark
    Dartmouth Medical School, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Hanover, NH 03755 3862, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:75-84. 2002
    ..7% to 30.0%). The increase in multiple agent therapy appears to be broad-based. Data are needed on the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of these practices to inform clinical decision making and health policy...
  66. ncbi request reprint Fundamental principles of evidence-based medicine applied to mental health care
    Robert E Drake
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 26:811-20, vii. 2003
    ..These principles have important implications for the adoption of evidence-based practices in mental health care...
  67. pmc Dynapenic obesity and the effect on long-term physical function and quality of life: data from the osteoarthritis initiative
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH, 03756, USA
    BMC Geriatr 15:118. 2015
    ..The synergy between dynapenia and obesity leads to worse outcomes than either independently. We identified the impact of dynapenic obesity in a cohort at risk for and with knee osteoarthritis on function...
  68. pmc Emerging mHealth and eHealth interventions for serious mental illness: a review of the literature
    John A Naslund
    a The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Ment Health 24:321-32. 2015
    ..Serious mental illness (SMI) is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide. Emerging mobile health (mHealth) and eHealth interventions may afford opportunities for reaching this at-risk group...
  69. doi request reprint Social predictors of cessation treatment use among smokers with serious mental illness
    Kelly A Aschbrenner
    Dartmouth Center for Aging Research, 46 Centerra Parkway, Suite 200, Lebanon, NH 03766, United States Electronic address
    Addict Behav 41:169-74. 2015
    ..This study examined social factors as predictors of using smoking cessation treatment among adults with serious mental illness...
  70. pmc Towards personalizing treatment for depression : developing treatment values markers
    Marsha N Wittink
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Patient 6:35-43. 2013
    ..While 'personalized medicine' commonly refers to genetic markers or profiles associated with pharmacological treatment response, tailoring treatments to patient preferences and values is equally important...
  71. ncbi request reprint Models of mental health services in nursing homes: a review of the literature
    Stephen J Bartels
    Aging Services Division, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Hannover 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1390-6. 2002
    ..Extrinsic mental health services are those delivered in the nursing home by specialists who are not full-time staff of the nursing home...
  72. pmc Cultural beliefs and mental health treatment preferences of ethnically diverse older adult consumers in primary care
    Daniel E Jimenez
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:533-42. 2012
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  73. pmc The Affordable Care Act, Accountable Care Organizations, and Mental Health Care for Older Adults: Implications and Opportunities
    Stephen J Bartels
    From the Departments of Psychiatry and of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH Dr Bartels Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College Dr Bartels, Ms Gill, and Mr Naslund
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 23:304-19. 2015
    ..We also consider potential challenges to full implementation of the ACA and discuss novel solutions for advancing geriatric mental health in the context of projected workforce shortages and the opportunities afforded by the ACA. ..
  74. pmc Weight Management in Older Adults
    Lydia E Gill
    Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
    Curr Obes Rep 4:379-88. 2015
    ..In addition, we provide a summary of outcomes from successful weight loss interventions for older adults and discuss implications for advancing clinical practice. ..
  75. pmc Challenges with the Medicare obesity benefit: practical concerns & proposed solutions
    John A Batsis
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, 03756, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:118-22. 2015
    ..Incorporating these suggestions will improve its usability in clinical practice and increase the chances that this well-meaning benefit will improve patient outcomes. ..
  76. ncbi request reprint Design and sample characteristics of the PRISM-E multisite randomized trial to improve behavioral health care for the elderly
    Sue E Levkoff
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Aging Health 16:3-27. 2004
    ..To describe the design of the Primary Care Research in Substance Abuse and Mental Health for Elderly (PRISM-E) study and baseline characteristics of the randomized primary care patients with mental health problems and at-risk alcohol use...
  77. ncbi request reprint End-of-life treatment preferences of persons with serious mental illness
    Mary Ellen Foti
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:585-91. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to ascertain preferences for end-of-life care among persons with serious mental illness...
  78. ncbi request reprint Medical advance care planning for persons with serious mental illness
    Mary Ellen Foti
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:576-84. 2005
    ..This study examined preferences regarding medical advance care planning among persons with serious mental illness, specifically, experience, beliefs, values, and concerns about health care proxies and end-of-life issues...