Kerry L Knox

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Implementation and early utilization of a Suicide Hotline for veterans
    Kerry L Knox
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S29-32. 2012
  2. pmc An emergency department-based brief intervention for veterans at risk for suicide (SAFE VET)
    Kerry L Knox
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S33-7. 2012
  3. pmc The US Air Force suicide prevention program: implications for public health policy
    Kerry L Knox
    Canandaigua VA Medical Center, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2457-63. 2010
  4. pmc Prevalence and characteristics of suicide ideation and attempts among active military and veteran participants in a national health survey
    Robert M Bossarte
    Veterans Integrated Service Network VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S38-40. 2012
  5. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and symptom profiles of depression among men with a history of military service
    Peter C Britton
    Center of Excellence, Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua Medical Center, 400 Fort Hill Avenue, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:607-14. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Rationale and study protocol for a two-part intervention: Safety planning and structured follow-up among veterans at risk for suicide and discharged from the emergency department
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, United States Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 43:179-84. 2015
  7. pmc Does a brief suicide prevention gatekeeper training program enhance observed skills?
    Wendi Cross
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Crisis 31:149-59. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Exposure to prescription drugs labeled for risk of adverse effects of suicidal behavior or ideation among 100 Air Force personnel who died by suicide, 2006-2009
    Jill E Lavigne
    Wegmans School of Pharmacy, St John Fisher College, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:561-6. 2012
  9. pmc Mood, anxiety, and substance-use disorders and suicide risk in a military population cohort
    Kenneth R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:699-708. 2012
  10. pmc Suicide mortality among patients treated by the Veterans Health Administration from 2000 to 2007
    Frederic C Blow
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center SMITREC and Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S98-104. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Implementation and early utilization of a Suicide Hotline for veterans
    Kerry L Knox
    Department of Veterans Affairs and Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S29-32. 2012
    ..We report here on the implementation of this suicide hotline and our early observations of its utilization in a largely male population...
  2. pmc An emergency department-based brief intervention for veterans at risk for suicide (SAFE VET)
    Kerry L Knox
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S33-7. 2012
    ..Initial findings of the feasibility and acceptability of the intervention suggest it may be transferable to diverse VA and non-VA settings, including community emergency departments and urgent care centers...
  3. pmc The US Air Force suicide prevention program: implications for public health policy
    Kerry L Knox
    Canandaigua VA Medical Center, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2457-63. 2010
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of the US Air Force Suicide Prevention Program (AFSPP) in reducing suicide, and we measured the extent to which air force installations implemented the program...
  4. pmc Prevalence and characteristics of suicide ideation and attempts among active military and veteran participants in a national health survey
    Robert M Bossarte
    Veterans Integrated Service Network VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S38-40. 2012
    ..The prevalence of suicidal behaviors among Veterans was similar to previous estimates of ideation and attempts among adults in the US general population...
  5. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and symptom profiles of depression among men with a history of military service
    Peter C Britton
    Center of Excellence, Department of Veterans Affairs, Canandaigua Medical Center, 400 Fort Hill Avenue, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:607-14. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence, correlates, and symptom profiles of depressive disorders in men with a history of military service...
  6. doi request reprint Rationale and study protocol for a two-part intervention: Safety planning and structured follow-up among veterans at risk for suicide and discharged from the emergency department
    Glenn W Currier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, United States Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 43:179-84. 2015
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  7. pmc Does a brief suicide prevention gatekeeper training program enhance observed skills?
    Wendi Cross
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Crisis 31:149-59. 2010
    ..Gatekeeper training programs for community members have demonstrated positive changes in knowledge and attitudes about suicide. Changes in gatekeeper skills have not been well established...
  8. doi request reprint Exposure to prescription drugs labeled for risk of adverse effects of suicidal behavior or ideation among 100 Air Force personnel who died by suicide, 2006-2009
    Jill E Lavigne
    Wegmans School of Pharmacy, St John Fisher College, Rochester, NY 14618, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:561-6. 2012
    ..Most airmen were not exposed to any prescriptions labeled for risk of suicidal ideation or behavior prior to death by suicide...
  9. pmc Mood, anxiety, and substance-use disorders and suicide risk in a military population cohort
    Kenneth R Conner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:699-708. 2012
    ..Moreover, the associations between mood and anxiety disorders with suicide were greatest within a year of treatment presentation...
  10. pmc Suicide mortality among patients treated by the Veterans Health Administration from 2000 to 2007
    Frederic C Blow
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center SMITREC and Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S98-104. 2012
    ..We sought to examine rates of suicide among individuals receiving health care services in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facilities over an 8-year period...
  11. pmc Risk of suicide and related adverse outcomes after exposure to a suicide prevention programme in the US Air Force: cohort study
    Kerry L Knox
    University of Rochester Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    BMJ 327:1376. 2003
    ..To evaluate the impact of the US Air Force suicide prevention programme on risk of suicide and other outcomes that share underlying risk factors...
  12. pmc If suicide is a public health problem, what are we doing to prevent it?
    Kerry L Knox
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:37-45. 2004
    ..We examined whether the current urgency to develop effective interventions for suicide prevention can benefit from an understanding of the evolution of population-based strategies to prevent heart disease...
  13. pmc Brief Intervention and Follow-Up for Suicidal Patients With Repeat Emergency Department Visits Enhances Treatment Engagement
    Barbara Stanley
    Barbara Stanley and Megan Chesin are with the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York Gregory K Brown is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Glenn W Currier and Kerry L Knox are with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY Chelsea Lyons is with Health Services Research and Policy, University of Rochester
    Am J Public Health 105:1570-2. 2015
    ..The trend was for a decreasing hospitalization rate. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Precontemplated and impulsive suicide attempts among individuals with alcohol dependence
    Kenneth R Conner
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide and Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:95-101. 2006
    ..Some suicide attempts are precontemplated, whereas other attempts are impulsive. The purpose of this study was to compare characteristics and correlates of impulsive and precontemplated suicide attempts...
  15. pmc Establishing priorities for reducing suicide and its antecedents in the United States
    Kerry L Knox
    University of Rochester School of Medicine, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1898-903. 2005
    ..Men in the middle years of life contribute disproportionately to the public health burden because of completed suicide. The substantial burden evident in this group has not translated into a public health priority...
  16. doi request reprint Proximate outcomes of gatekeeper training for suicide prevention in the workplace
    Wendi Cross
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:659-70. 2007
    ..Participants in this workplace gatekeeper training reported sharing new knowledge and skills with family, friends, and coworkers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Low-planned suicides in China
    Kenneth R Conner
    University of Rochester UR Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1197-204. 2005
    ..The association of planning and method in completed suicide was also assessed...