J L Smith
Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
- Managing depression as a chronic disease: a randomised trial of ongoing treatment in primary careKathryn Rost
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, UCHSC at Fitzsimons, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
BMJ 325:934. 2002..To evaluate the long term effect of ongoing intervention to improve treatment of depression in primary care...
- Resolving disparities in antidepressant treatment and quality-of-life outcomes between uninsured and insured primary care patients with depressionJ L Smith
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80220, USA
Med Care 39:910-22. 2001..Efforts to improve primary care depression treatment should penetrate to vulnerable uninsured populations...
- Impact of ongoing primary care intervention on long term outcomes in uninsured and insured patients with depressionJeffrey L Smith
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PO Box 6508, 12474 E 19th Avenue, Building 402, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
Med Care 40:1210-22. 2002..To assess the differential impact of an ongoing primary care depression intervention on uninsured and insured patients' outcomes 12, 18, and 24 months following baseline...
- Impact of primary care depression intervention on employment and workplace conflict outcomes: is value added?Jeffrey L Smith
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Colorado 80045 0508 USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:43-9. 2002..Depression causes significant functional impairment in sufferers and often leads to adverse employment outcomes for working individuals. Recovery from depression has been associated with better employment outcomes at one year...
- A primary care intervention for depressionJ L Smith
Center for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1180 Clermont Street, Box B155, Denver, Colorado 80220, USA
J Rural Health 16:313-23. 2000..Moreover, the intervention's effect appears to have been greater in rural settings, particularly in terms of increasing depressed rural patients' use of mental health specialists for counseling...
- Barriers to initiating depression treatment in primary care practicePaul A Nutting
Center for Research Strategies, Suite 1150, 225 E 16th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203, USA
J Gen Intern Med 17:103-11. 2002..This study used qualitative and quantitative methods to examine the reasons primary care physicians and nurses offered for their inability to initiate guideline-concordant acute-phase care for patients with current major depression...
- Does a depression intervention result in improved outcomes for patients presenting with physical symptoms?Robert D Keeley
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045 0508, USA
J Gen Intern Med 19:615-23. 2004..To investigate the effects of exclusively physical presentation of depression on 1). depression management and outcomes under usual care conditions, and 2). the impact of an intervention to improve management and outcomes...
- The effect of improving primary care depression management on employee absenteeism and productivity. A randomized trialKathryn Rost
Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
Med Care 42:1202-10. 2004..To test whether an intervention to improve primary care depression management significantly improves productivity at work and absenteeism over 2 years...
- Improving detection of suicidal ideation among depressed patients in primary carePaul A Nutting
Center for Research Strategies, Denver, CO 80203, USA
Ann Fam Med 3:529-36. 2005..This report evaluates the effect of 2 primary care interventions on the detection and subsequent referral or treatment of patients with depression and recent suicidal ideation...