William H Sledge
Affiliation: Yale University
- Effectiveness of peer support in reducing readmissions of persons with multiple psychiatric hospitalizationsWilliam H Sledge
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Psychiatr Serv 62:541-4. 2011..The study examined the feasibility and effectiveness of using peer support to reduce recurrent psychiatric hospitalizations...
- Commentary: "Countertransference" on trial--witness or defendant?William H Sledge
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8099, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:155-7. 2004
- A randomized trial of primary intensive care to reduce hospital admissions in patients with high utilization of inpatient servicesWilliam H Sledge
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
Dis Manag 9:328-38. 2006..We were unable to detect a difference in hospital use or functional status, mental health function, or medication adherence among patients who require frequent hospital admissions using our intervention...
- Qualitative study of high-cost patients in an urban primary care centreWilliam H Sledge
Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Chronic Illn 7:107-19. 2011..We examined patient accounts of illness and care among primary care patients whose medical services costs were high in order to illuminate factors associated with high cost...
- Cascading crises, resilience and social support within the onset and development of multiple chronic conditionsDave Sells
Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health, Yale Medical School, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Chronic Illn 5:92-102. 2009..To describe and better understand adults' responses to the onset, accrual and influence of multiple chronic conditions and to social support in adapting to consequent difficulties...
- Primary intensive care: pilot study of a primary care-based intervention for high-utilizing patientsKaren E Brown
Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06508, USA
Dis Manag 8:169-77. 2005..Patient and staff satisfaction was high, although the intervention was very difficult for the providers...
- Predicting time to readmission in patients with recent histories of recurrent psychiatric hospitalization: a matched-control survival analysisTimothy Schmutte
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 198:860-3. 2010..Results suggest that early psychiatric readmission may be more influenced by residential and employment status than by severe mental illness...
- Multidisciplinary Proactive Psychiatric Consultation Service: Impact on Length of Stay for Medical InpatientsWilliam H Sledge
Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
Psychother Psychosom 84:208-16. 2015..While psychiatric consultations help manage mental illness among those hospitalized for medical conditions, consultations initiated by nonpsychiatric mental disease may lack maximum effectiveness...
- Proactive psychiatric consultation services reduce length of stay for admissions to an inpatient medical teamPaul H Desan
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
Psychosomatics 52:513-20. 2011..Some studies suggest intensive psychiatric consultation services facilitate medical care and reduce length of stay (LOS) in general hospitals...
- Surprising predictor of rehospitalizationWilliam H Sledge
Psychiatr Serv 59:577. 2008