Gregory M Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania Veterinary Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pennsylvania State Hospital system's seclusion and restraint reduction program
    Gregory M Smith
    Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 18109 2498, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1115-22. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Psychiatric use of unscheduled medications in the Pennsylvania state hospital system: effects of discontinuing the use of P.R.N. orders
    Gregory M Smith
    Allentown State Hospital, Allentown, PA 18109, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:261-70. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Relationship Between Seclusion and Restraint Reduction and Assaults in Pennsylvania's Forensic Services Centers: 2001-2010
    Gregory M Smith
    Mr Smith and Mr Steinmetz are with Allentown State Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania e mail Ms Ashbridge is with Danville State Hospital, Danville, Pennsylvania Dr Altenor is with Wernersville State Hospital, Wernersville, Pennsylvania Dr Davis, Mr Mader, and Dr Adair are with the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Department of Human Services, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
    Psychiatr Serv 66:1326-32. 2015

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Pennsylvania State Hospital system's seclusion and restraint reduction program
    Gregory M Smith
    Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 18109 2498, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1115-22. 2005
    ..This study examined the use of seclusion and mechanical restraint from 1990 to 2000 and the rate of staff injuries from patient assaults from 1998 to 2000 in a state hospital system...
  2. doi request reprint Psychiatric use of unscheduled medications in the Pennsylvania state hospital system: effects of discontinuing the use of P.R.N. orders
    Gregory M Smith
    Allentown State Hospital, Allentown, PA 18109, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:261-70. 2008
    ..Cessation of p.r.n. medication use for psychiatric indications has significantly decreased patient exposure to unnecessary psychotropic medications and has resulted in a safer hospital system...
  3. doi request reprint Relationship Between Seclusion and Restraint Reduction and Assaults in Pennsylvania's Forensic Services Centers: 2001-2010
    Gregory M Smith
    Mr Smith and Mr Steinmetz are with Allentown State Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania e mail Ms Ashbridge is with Danville State Hospital, Danville, Pennsylvania Dr Altenor is with Wernersville State Hospital, Wernersville, Pennsylvania Dr Davis, Mr Mader, and Dr Adair are with the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Department of Human Services, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
    Psychiatr Serv 66:1326-32. 2015
    ..It also examined the correlation between declining use of containment procedures and patient-to-patient and patient-to-staff assaults...