Eric G Smith

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Suicide risk in Veterans Health Administration patients with mental health diagnoses initiating lithium or valproate: a historical prospective cohort study
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research CHOIR, MD 152, ENRM VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA, 01730, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:357. 2014
  2. pmc Antidepressant augmentation using the N-methyl-D-aspartate antagonist memantine: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:966-73. 2013
  3. pmc Suicide risk assessment received prior to suicide death by Veterans Health Administration patients with a history of depression
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research Bedford Center of Excellence, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:226-32. 2013
  4. pmc Validation of key behaviourally based mental health diagnoses in administrative data: suicide attempt, alcohol abuse, illicit drug abuse and tobacco use
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, 3555 Rackham, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:18. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Using the patient safety indicators to detect potential safety events among US veterans with psychotic disorders: clinical and research implications
    Eric G Smith
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, ENRM VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:321-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Association between antidepressant half-life and the risk of suicidal ideation or behavior among children and adolescents: confirmatory analysis and research implications
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, United States
    J Affect Disord 114:143-8. 2009
  7. pmc Treatment of Veterans with depression who died by suicide: timing and quality of care at last Veterans Health Administration visit
    Eric G Smith
    Veterans Health Administration VHA Health Services Research and Development Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:622-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Mortality associated with lithium and valproate treatment of US Veterans Health Administration patients with mental disorders
    Eric G Smith
    Eric G Smith, MD, PhD, MPH, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Departments of Psychiatry and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Karen L Austin, MPH, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan Hyungjin Myra Kim, ScD, VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Susan V Eisen, PhD, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Amy M Kilbourne, PhD, MPH, Quality Enhancement Research Initiative QUERI, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Medicine
    Br J Psychiatry 207:55-63. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Antidepressant adequacy and work status among medicaid enrollees with disabilities: a restriction-based, propensity score-adjusted analysis
    Eric G Smith
    Center for Psychopharmacologic Research and Treatment, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:333-40. 2009
  10. pmc Antidepressant Medication Treatment and Risk of Death
    Kara Zivin
    From the Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Clinical Management Research Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health Institute for Social Research and Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan and Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Medical Center, Bedford and Departments of Psychiatry and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 36:445-52. 2016

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Suicide risk in Veterans Health Administration patients with mental health diagnoses initiating lithium or valproate: a historical prospective cohort study
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development HSR and D Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research CHOIR, MD 152, ENRM VAMC, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA, 01730, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:357. 2014
    ..The objective of this nonrandomized cohort study was to examine whether lithium was associated with reduced risk of suicide death in comparison to the commonly-used alternative treatment, valproate...
  2. pmc Antidepressant augmentation using the N-methyl-D-aspartate antagonist memantine: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:966-73. 2013
    ..We conducted a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of the NMDA antagonist memantine as an augmentation treatment for patients with DSM-IV major depressive disorder...
  3. pmc Suicide risk assessment received prior to suicide death by Veterans Health Administration patients with a history of depression
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research Bedford Center of Excellence, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:226-32. 2013
    ..To examine the quality of suicide risk assessment provided to veterans with a history of depression who died by suicide between 1999 and 2004...
  4. pmc Validation of key behaviourally based mental health diagnoses in administrative data: suicide attempt, alcohol abuse, illicit drug abuse and tobacco use
    Hyungjin Myra Kim
    Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, 3555 Rackham, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1070, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:18. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Using the patient safety indicators to detect potential safety events among US veterans with psychotic disorders: clinical and research implications
    Eric G Smith
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, ENRM VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:321-9. 2012
    ..We examined a nationwide sample of US Veteran's Health Administration (VHA) acute care inpatients to determine the rates observed among patients with psychotic disorders for a larger set of PSIs...
  6. doi request reprint Association between antidepressant half-life and the risk of suicidal ideation or behavior among children and adolescents: confirmatory analysis and research implications
    Eric G Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, United States
    J Affect Disord 114:143-8. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Treatment of Veterans with depression who died by suicide: timing and quality of care at last Veterans Health Administration visit
    Eric G Smith
    Veterans Health Administration VHA Health Services Research and Development Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:622-9. 2011
    ..To examine the recency and quality of the last Veterans Health Administration (VHA) visit for patients with depression who died by suicide...
  8. doi request reprint Mortality associated with lithium and valproate treatment of US Veterans Health Administration patients with mental disorders
    Eric G Smith
    Eric G Smith, MD, PhD, MPH, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Departments of Psychiatry and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Karen L Austin, MPH, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, Michigan Hyungjin Myra Kim, ScD, VA Center for Clinical Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Susan V Eisen, PhD, VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, and Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Amy M Kilbourne, PhD, MPH, Quality Enhancement Research Initiative QUERI, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington DC, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Medicine
    Br J Psychiatry 207:55-63. 2015
    ..There is a need for further research. ..
  9. doi request reprint Antidepressant adequacy and work status among medicaid enrollees with disabilities: a restriction-based, propensity score-adjusted analysis
    Eric G Smith
    Center for Psychopharmacologic Research and Treatment, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:333-40. 2009
    ..04, 95% CI = 1.01-9.62, P < .05). Among this sample of Medicaid enrollees with disability and depression, those receiving adequate antidepressant treatment were significantly more likely to report working...
  10. pmc Antidepressant Medication Treatment and Risk of Death
    Kara Zivin
    From the Department of Veterans Affairs, Center for Clinical Management Research Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health Institute for Social Research and Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan and Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI VA Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Medical Center, Bedford and Departments of Psychiatry and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 36:445-52. 2016
    ..Although previous studies have assessed whether depression is a mortality risk factor, few have examined whether antidepressant medications (ADMs) influence mortality risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Development and Validation of a Computerized-Adaptive Test for PTSD (P-CAT)
    Susan V Eisen
    When this work was done, Dr Eisen was with the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts, where Dr Schultz and Dr Smith are affiliated Dr Eisen was also formerly with the Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston e mail Dr Smith is also with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester Dr Ni and Dr Jette are with the Health and Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, where the late Dr Haley was affiliated Dr Spiro is with the Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, Jamaica Plain Campus, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Boston Health Care System, and with the Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Dr Osei Bonsu is with the Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota Dr Nordberg is with Atrius Health, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Boston
    Psychiatr Serv 67:1116-1123. 2016
    ..The primary purpose was to develop, field test, and validate a computerized-adaptive test (CAT) for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to enhance PTSD assessment and decrease the burden of symptom monitoring...
  12. doi request reprint Association between consistent purchase of anticonvulsants or lithium and suicide risk: a longitudinal cohort study from Denmark, 1995-2001
    Eric G Smith
    Center for Psychopharmacologic Research and Treatment, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA 610041
    J Affect Disord 117:162-7. 2009
    ..Prior studies suggest anticonvulsants purchasers may be at greater risk of suicide than lithium purchasers...