Lydia A Chwastiak

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Making evidence-based lifestyle modification programs available in community mental health centers: why so slow?
    Lydia Chwastiak
    325 Ninth Ave, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:e519-20. 2015
  2. pmc Impact of health insurance status and a diagnosis of serious mental illness on whether chronically homeless individuals engage in primary care
    Lydia Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e83-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Disability in depression and back pain: evaluation of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule (WHO DAS II) in a primary care setting
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:507-14. 2003
  4. pmc Association of psychiatric illness and all-cause mortality in the National Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:817-22. 2010
  5. pmc Association of psychiatric illness and obesity, physical inactivity, and smoking among a national sample of veterans
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Psychosomatics 52:230-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint High rates of obstructive sleep apnea symptoms among patients with schizophrenia
    Aniyizhai Annamalai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT AA, LBP, VHS, CT Electronic address
    Psychosomatics 56:59-66. 2015
  7. pmc The presentation, recognition and management of bipolar depression in primary care
    Joseph M Cerimele
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356560, Seattle, WA, 98195 6560, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1648-56. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Clinical management of comorbid diabetes and psychotic disorders
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Psychiatry 2:465-76. 2015
  9. pmc Utilization of primary care by veterans with psychiatric illness in the National Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1835-40. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Fatigue and psychiatric illness in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:291-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Making evidence-based lifestyle modification programs available in community mental health centers: why so slow?
    Lydia Chwastiak
    325 Ninth Ave, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:e519-20. 2015
    ..Over 50% of adults with serious mental illness are obese. Persons with schizophrenia consume more calories and saturated fats, on average, than the general population, while fewer than 20% engage in regular physical activity. ..
  2. pmc Impact of health insurance status and a diagnosis of serious mental illness on whether chronically homeless individuals engage in primary care
    Lydia Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e83-9. 2012
    ..We evaluated the impact of a diagnosis of serious mental illness on use of a primary care provider (vs the emergency department [ED]) as a source of care by people who were chronically homeless...
  3. ncbi request reprint Disability in depression and back pain: evaluation of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule (WHO DAS II) in a primary care setting
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:507-14. 2003
    ..This instrument facilitates the use of the ICIDH-2 as a framework for evaluating activity limitations and participation...
  4. pmc Association of psychiatric illness and all-cause mortality in the National Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:817-22. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Association of psychiatric illness and obesity, physical inactivity, and smoking among a national sample of veterans
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Psychosomatics 52:230-6. 2011
    ..Increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality have been reported across a number of chronic psychiatric illnesses. Interventions to decrease cardiovascular risk have focused on single health behaviors...
  6. doi request reprint High rates of obstructive sleep apnea symptoms among patients with schizophrenia
    Aniyizhai Annamalai
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT AA, LBP, VHS, CT Electronic address
    Psychosomatics 56:59-66. 2015
    ..The prevalence and risk factors for OSA are not well studied in patients with schizophrenia...
  7. pmc The presentation, recognition and management of bipolar depression in primary care
    Joseph M Cerimele
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356560, Seattle, WA, 98195 6560, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1648-56. 2013
    ..The above topics are reviewed in detail in this article. ..
  8. doi request reprint Clinical management of comorbid diabetes and psychotic disorders
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet Psychiatry 2:465-76. 2015
    ..Evidence-based programmes that promote weight loss or smoking cessation need to be more accessible for these patients, and should be available in all the settings where they access care. ..
  9. pmc Utilization of primary care by veterans with psychiatric illness in the National Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1835-40. 2008
    ..Studies of primary care utilization by patients with psychiatric disorders have been limited by nonrepresentative samples and confounding by medical co-morbidity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fatigue and psychiatric illness in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:291-8. 2005
    ..Fatigue and depression are among the most common and disabling symptoms in multiple sclerosis (MS), but the nature and extent of the relationships between fatigue and psychiatric disorders in MS patients remain poorly understood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of depression and anxiety in HIV-infected adults
    Sanjay Basu
    AIDS 19:2057-67. 2005