Summary: Hospitals controlled by agencies and departments of the state government.
Publications214 found, 100 shown here
- Patients' and psychiatrists' perceptions of clinical decisions during schizophrenia treatmentJohannes Hamann
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie der TU München, Munchen, Germany
J Nerv Ment Dis 196:329-32. 2008..This is especially true of those being treated involuntarily...
- Cost-effectiveness of clozapine compared with conventional antipsychotic medication for patients in state hospitalsS M Essock
Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1230, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 57:987-94. 2000..The goal was to examine clozapine's cost-effectiveness in routine practice for people experiencing lengthy hospitalizations...
- Antimalarial prescribing patterns in state hospitals and selected parastatal hospitals in Lagos, NigeriaB A Aina
Department of of Clinical Pharmacy and Biopharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lagos, College of Medicine Campus, Idi Araba, Lagos, Nigeria
Nig Q J Hosp Med 19:20-6. 2009..Increased benefits from chloroquine or a slowdown of progression to resistance could be achieved by improving prescribing practice, drug quality, and patient compliance...
- The optimum expenditure for state hospitals and its relationship to the suicide rateGeorge E Davis
Augusta Mental Health Institute, Maine 04332, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:675-8. 2002
- Excessive antipsychotic dosing in 2 U.S. State hospitalsFrancisco J Diaz
Mental Health Research Center at Eastern State Hospital, Lexington, KY 40508, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 63:998-1003. 2002....
- Comparison of computing capability and information system abilities of state hospitals owned by Ministry of Labor and Social Security and Ministry of HealthDilaver Tengilimoglu
Educational Faculty of Business and Tourism, Gazi University, Golbasi Campus, Ankara, Turkey
J Med Syst 30:269-75. 2006..Lack of technical information, undeveloped information culture, inappropriate management styles, and being inexperienced are the main reasons of why HIS does not run properly and effectively in Turkish hospitals...
- Efficacy of olanzapine and risperidone for treatment-refractory schizophrenia among long-stay state hospital patientsHassan S Dinakar
Rockland Psychiatric Center, Orangeburg, New York 10962, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:755-7. 2002..There is value in reassessing long-stay patients who have treatment-refractory schizophrenia and giving them systematic trials with new medications that become available...
- Consumer perspectives on quality of inpatient mental health servicesPatricia B Howard
College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 17:205-17. 2003..Providers are encouraged to include clients in all phases of treatment planning and to continue to evaluate consumer perspectives of quality services...
- The use of concomitant medications in psychiatric inpatients treated with either olanzapine or other antipsychotic agents: a naturalistic study at a state psychiatric hospitalHaranath Parepally
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 26:437-40. 2002..e. use of blood and organ system monitoring with mood stabilizers). At the end of treatment, olanzapine-treated subjects had statistically significantly lesser concomitant medicine usage compared to control subjects...
- Temporal regularities in physical control at a state psychiatric hospitalJeffrey R Vittengl
Norfolk Regional Center, Norfolk, NE, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 16:80-5. 2002..These results are discussed in the context of physical control research, theory, and policy...
- The use of consent-to-treatment forms at the state hospital: an audit in 1996 and 2000D Nelson
Community Forensic Mental Health Team, Unit 4, Gateway Business Park, Beancross Road, Grangemouth FK3 8WX
Med Sci Law 43:132-5. 2003
- Use of a state inpatient forensic system under managed mental health careWilliam H Fisher
Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:447-51. 2002..The authors examined associations between Medicaid managed mental health care in Massachusetts and rates of admission to the inpatient forensic mental health service maintained by the state's mental health department...
- Child and adolescent inpatient restraint reduction: a state initiative to promote strength-based careJanice LeBel
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:37-45. 2004..To reduce the use of restraint and seclusion with children and adolescents in psychiatric inpatient units by promoting a preventive, strength-based model of care...
- Clozapine: its impact on aggressive behavior among patients in a state psychiatric hospitalK N R Chengappa
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
Schizophr Res 53:1-6. 2002..Preliminary data suggests other second generation antipsychotic agents may have similar effects...
- Encouraging pursuit of court-ordered treatment in a state hospitalM Patel
Department of Psychiatry, Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL 60064-3095, USA
Psychiatr Serv 52:1656-7. 2001..The number of petitions filed annually has doubled, from 97 in the year before the project to 192 four years later...
- The AMSP drug safety program: methods and global resultsR Grohmann
Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
Pharmacopsychiatry 37:S4-11. 2004..In addition, some overall data compiled on ADR rates from 1993 to 2000 are given...
- Atypical antipsychotic use in a state hospital inpatient adolescent populationDeanna L Kelly
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:75-85. 2004..More research is needed to develop useful and specific practice guidelines in children and adolescents for these commonly used medications...
- Assaultive behavior in state psychiatric hospitals: differences between forensic and nonforensic patientsDonald M Linhorst
School of Social Service, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
J Interpers Violence 19:857-74. 2004..Implications are presented for treatment of assaultive behavior, mixing of forensic and nonforensic patients within state hospitals, forensic release policies, and future research.
- Best practices: An initiative to curtail the use of antipsychotic polypharmacy in a state psychiatric hospitalVijayalakshmy Patrick
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:21-3. 2006..The findings suggest that initiatives that involve the focused attention of leadership and only a modest investment of effort can result in significant change in prescribing practices in a state hospital...
- Demographic and clinical correlates of homelessness among African Americans with severe mental illnessArthur L Whaley
Dept of Community Health and Social Medicine, City University of New York Medical School, NY 10031, USA
Community Ment Health J 38:327-38. 2002..There was a significant dose-response relationship between the percentage of cases of homelessness and the number of these risk indicators...
- [Inpatient suicide--comparison of suicide victims versus parallel patient group in the Bayreuth district hospital]Matthias Klinkisch
Bezirkskrankenhaus Bayreuth, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Nordring 2, 95445 Bayreuth
Psychiatr Prax 30:S179-80. 2003..We report results of a study on suicides 1976-1998 of inpatient of the state Mental Hospital Bayreuth. Suicides were matched to a control group of psychiatric inpatients shortly admitted to the hospital after the suicide inpatient...
- Use of chart and record reviews to detect medication errors in a state psychiatric hospitalBenjamin C Grasso
Institute for Self Directed Care, 95 India Street, Portland, ME 04101, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:677-81. 2003..This study compared the effectiveness of using a review team and the usual self-reporting method in detecting different types of medication errors in a state psychiatric hospital...
- Prevalence of hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and HIV among hepatitis C-seropositive state hospital patients: results from Oregon State HospitalJonathan M Meyer
University of California, San Diego, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 64:540-5. 2003..S. psychiatric patients without mental retardation who are HCV-seropositive. To address this issue, a comprehensive screening program was commenced at Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Ore.) beginning in 1999...
- Medication errors in psychiatrySheldon B Cohen
Psychiatr Serv 54:1164-5; author reply 1165. 2003
- Antipsychotic medication coprescribing in a large state hospital systemAri B Jaffe
Nathan S Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, 140 Old Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 12:41-8. 2003..To systematically characterize antipsychotic medication coprescribing ('polypharmacy') in a large state hospital system...
- A crisis in adolescent psychRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 77:38-41, 1. 2003..Hospitals that still offer inpatient psychiatric beds are often full, with long waiting lists. So who fills the breach? The hospital emergency department...
- Medication errors in psychiatryJean Stubbs
Psychiatr Serv 54:1164; author reply 1165. 2003
- Administrative support is important for a successful psychosocial rehabilitation program in a public psychiatric hospitalMartin S Kline
Eastern State Hospital, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187 8791, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 30:75-7. 2002
- Public sector risk management: a specific modelTed Lawlor
University of Connecticut Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut 06030 6410, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 29:443-60. 2002..The model proposed here is closely linked to the Quality Management Process...
- Opportunities and barriers to empowering people with severe mental illness through participation in treatment planningDonald M Linhorst
School of Social Service, Saint Louis University, MO 63103, USA
Soc Work 47:425-34. 2002....
- Changing a culture: a brief program analysis of a social learning program on a maximum-security forensic unitKelly R Goodness
North Texas State Hospital, BMTP, PO Box 2231, 4730 College Drive, Vernon, TX 76385, USA
Behav Sci Law 20:495-506. 2002..Additionally the patient population served, and the rationale for implementation of a program based in social learning theory, are discussed...
- Architectural design of a secure forensic state psychiatric hospitalJoel A Dvoskin
University of Arizona College of Medicine, 5174 N Via de la Lanza, Tucson, AZ 85750 7077, USA
Behav Sci Law 20:481-93. 2002..The heart of the facility is a large treatment mall, designed to foster the acquisition of social, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral skills that will help patients to safely return to their communities...
- Evaluation of a schizophrenia medication algorithm in a state hospitalWei Chung Chuang
Scott and White Medical Center, Temple, TX, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1459-67. 2003..Physician and staff education alone did not significantly alter providers' practice behavior. Inadequate and inconsistent documentation of clinical outcomes made it difficult to assess physician adherence to the treatment algorithm...
- Length of stay, referral to aftercare, and rehospitalization among psychiatric inpatientsEstina E Thompson
Department of Public and Commuinity Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2611, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1271-6. 2003..This retrospective study explored the interrelationship among aftercare, length of hospital stay, and rehospitalization within six months of discharge in a sample of psychiatric inpatients...
- The origins of coercion in Assertive Community Treatment: a review of early publications from the special treatment unit of Mendota State HospitalTomi Gomory
School of Social Work, Florida State University, UCC2410, Tallahassee, FL 32306 2570, USA
Ethical Hum Sci Serv 4:3-16. 2002....
- Use of patient and hospital variables in interpreting patient satisfaction data for performance improvement purposesElise E Lessing
Department of Quality Management, Chicago Read Mental Health Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:376-82. 2004..Clinicians were able to use the survey data to improve care, but patients' tendency toward undifferentiated positive or negative responding hindered the prioritizing of change efforts...
- [Assessing deinstitutionalization of the nursing home area of a large state mental hospital from the point of view of patients and staff]T W Kallert
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie am Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus der Technischen Universität Dresden
Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 72:446-59. 2004..Results of the cohort study were compared with assessments of nurses working in the nursing home (n = 55), focusing on their subjective views of the deinstitutionalization process and its impact on their working conditions...
- Oxcarbazepine and risk of falls among psychiatric inpatientsMichael D Merrill
Psychiatr Serv 56:1623-4. 2005
- Homeless admissions and immigration in a state mental hospitalLawrence Appleby
Psychiatr Serv 57:144. 2006
- Mortality among mentally disordered offenders: a community based follow-up studyTabita Björk
Psychiatric Research Centre, University Hospital Orebro, Sweden
Crim Behav Ment Health 15:93-6. 2005..Follow-up information about outcome for hospitalized mentally disordered offenders (MDO) is necessary for evaluation and improvement in quality of forensic psychiatric care...
- Evaluation of the Computerized Assessment System for Psychotherapy Evaluation and Research (CASPER) as a measure of treatment effectiveness with psychiatric inpatientsJoanna E Strong Kinnaman
Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Assessment 13:154-67. 2006..Findings also supported the notion that patients' ratings of the extent to which their treatment focused on the problems they identified as a high priority were related to their overall treatment satisfaction...
- Educational needs of inpatients with severe & persistent mental illness: a partial replicationGary M Burlingame
Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 44:38-43. 2006..As in the original study, we found discrepancies between patients' actual needs and nurses' perceptions of those needs, supporting the importance of assessing patients' health educational needs in the treatment planning process...
- State psychiatric hospital census after the 1999 Olmstead Decision: evidence of decelerating deinstitutionalizationMark S Salzer
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, 3rd Floor, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1501-4. 2006..This study examined the extent to which state psychiatric hospital census across the United States has changed significantly post-Olmstead...
- Civil commitment is disappearing in OregonJoseph D Bloom
Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:534-7. 2006..It is hard not to conclude that civil commitment in this state is headed toward functional extinction...
- Lobotomy at a state mental hospital in Sweden. A survey of patients operated on during the period 1947-1958Kenneth Ogren
Department of Clinical Science, Division of Psychiatry and Department of Culture and Media, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Nord J Psychiatry 61:355-62. 2007..5 years. It remains unclear why this mental hospital conducted the lobotomy operation to such a comparatively great extent. Factors such as overcrowding of wards and its status as a modern mental hospital may have contributed...
- Measuring recovery orientation in a hospital settingMichelle P Salyers
Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:131-7. 2007..The RSA may be a reliable and valid measure of recovery orientation that can be used to assess a variety of mental health programs...
- Biological perspectives incarcerated care and quetiapine abuseNorman L Keltner
School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
Perspect Psychiatr Care 44:202-6. 2008
- Presencing: channeling therapeutic effectiveness with the mentally ill in a state psychiatric hospitalBarbara Caldwell
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Nursing, Newark, New Jersey 07107, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:853-71. 2005....
- Working together to improve care: collaboration between a state psychiatric hospital and an academic institutionElaine Fitzgerald
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Nursing, Newark 07101 1709, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 43:31-6. 2005..The historical development and accomplishments are described and the process of working with a state psychiatric hospital is explored...
- Variables associated with high olanzapine dosing in a state hospitalSheila Botts
Mental Health Research Center at Eastern State Hospital, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40508, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 65:1138-43. 2004..Many institutions target high-dose olanzapine prescribers in an effort to reduce unnecessary drug costs. However, factors such as smoking or gender may necessitate increased doses...
- Using psychosocial interventions within a high-security hospitalHelen Walker
The State Hospital, Carstairs, Lanark, Scotland
Nurs Times 100:36-9. 2004..The process of implementing these interventions in a forensic setting will be described and recommendations will be made for future practice...
- Post-traumatic stress disorder following patient assaults among staff members of mental health hospitals: a prospective longitudinal studyDirk Richter
Institute of Sociology, University of Muenster, Scharnhorststrasse 121, D 48151 Muenster, Germany
BMC Psychiatry 6:15. 2006..This study prospectively assessed posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in employees who were severely assaulted by patients in nine German state mental health institutions...
- Selection of outcome assessment instruments for inpatients with severe and persistent mental illnessGary M Burlingame
Brigham Young University, 238 TLRB, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:444-51. 2005..The limited resources associated with publicly funded inpatient facilities led to a recommendation to select at least one rater-completed and one patient-completed instrument...
- Treatment of schizophrenia: implications derived from an intercultural hospital comparison between Germany and JapanB Hübner-Liebermann
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Regensburg, Germany
Int J Soc Psychiatry 51:83-96. 2005..The study was aimed at evaluating facets of psychiatric inpatient care of patients with schizophrenia in a German and a Japanese hospital...
- Insight and schizophreniaP F Buckley
Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare System, Cleveland, OH, USA
Compr Psychiatry 42:39-41. 2001..Insight did not differ between patients receiving typical and atypical antipsychotic medications...
- Closure of state psychiatric hospitals for childrenMichael A Pawel
Psychiatr Serv 53:101-2. 2002
- Relationship between diagnosis and disposition of patients admitted to a state psychiatric hospitalClaire Advokat
Department of Psychology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Psychiatr Q 76:97-106. 2005..These findings suggest that resolution of more acute symptomatology may be unrelated to factors associated with long-term outcome for individuals suffering from severe and persistent mental illness...
- Sphingolipidoses in TurkeyHatice Asuman Ozkara
Department of Biochemistry, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
Brain Dev 26:363-6. 2004..diagnosis of lysosomal storage diseases were referred to our hospital from different universities and state hospitals. We were able to separate sphingolipidoses by lysosomal enzyme screening...
- Infection control resources in New York State hospitals, 2007Rachel L Stricof
New York State Department of Health, HAI Reporting Program, Empire State Plaza Corning Tower, Albany, NY 12237, USA
Am J Infect Control 36:702-5. 2008..This report presents an overview of the methods and results of this survey...
- Neurological manifestations of HIV infection in Kwazulu-Natal South AfricaAhmed Iqbal Bhigjee
Sub department of Neurology, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, Mayville, South Africa
J Neurovirol 11:17-21. 2005..of HIV is almost exclusively heterosexual, intravenous drug misuse does not occur and the patients attending state hospitals are antiretroviral drug naive...
- [A review of malpractice claims concerning orthopedic applications submitted to the Council of Forensic Medicine]Mesut Mehmet Sönmez
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 43:351-8. 2009..The aim of this study was to review malpractice claims concerning orthopedic applications that were sent to the Council of Forensic Medicine by public prosecutors and law courts...
- Accuracy of birth certificate and hospital discharge data: a certified nurse-midwife and physician comparisonHeather M Bradford
Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Box 357262, Seattle, WA 98195 7262, USA
Matern Child Health J 11:540-8. 2007..The study objective was to assess the variation in chart documentation accuracy between certified nurse-midwives (CNMs) and physicians (MDs) for selected maternal variables using birth certificate and hospital discharge data...
- The last half-century of psychiatric services as reflected in psychiatric servicesJ L Geller
Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
Psychiatr Serv 51:41-67. 2000..He uses "dehospitalization" to describe the movement of patients out of state hospitals, rejecting the widely used term "deinstitutionalization" as inappropriate; one reason is that the term ..
- Multiple sclerosis in Malta in 1999: an updateG Dean
Health Research Board, Dublin, Ireland Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK St Luke s Hospital, Guardamangia, Malta Department of Health Information, Guardamangia, Malta
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:256-60. 2002..To ascertain the prevalence of multiple sclerosis (MS) in the islands of Malta and compare it with a previous study undertaken 21 years earlier, when a remarkably low prevalence was found...
- Costs of treating patients with schizophrenia who have illness-related crisis eventsBaojin Zhu
Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, USA
BMC Psychiatry 8:72. 2008..This naturalistic prospective study assessed the association of recent crises with mental health treatment costs among persons receiving treatment for schizophrenia...
- DNA microarray technology in the clinical environment: the AmpliChip CYP450 test for CYP2D6 and CYP2C19 genotypingJose de Leon
Mental Health Research Center, Eastern State Hospital, Lexington, KY 40508, USA
CNS Spectr 14:19-34. 2009..The objectives of this study were to identify CYP2D6 and CYP2C19 alleles and phenotypes in a psychiatric patient population in Kentucky, and to describe practical issues associated with DNA microarray technology...
- The interictal dysphoric disorder: recognition, pathogenesis, and treatment of the major psychiatric disorder of epilepsyDietrich Blumer
Department of Psychiatry, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
Epilepsy Behav 5:826-40. 2004..Furthermore, they must learn how an ignored population in their care, epilepsy patients confined to state hospitals, can be properly treated...
- Excluding institutions for mental diseases from federal reimbursementfor services: strategy or tragedy?J L Geller
Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01655, USA
Psychiatr Serv 51:1397-403. 2000..including state psychiatric hospitals, has been to create incentives for states to move patients out of state hospitals, which has contributed to homelessness and inappropriate incarceration...
- An agency-based representative payee program and improved community tenure of persons with mental illnessD J Luchins
Department of Psychiatry at the University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Psychiatr Serv 49:1218-22. 1998....
- [Therapeutic strategies and help in chronic alcoholism]M Soyka
Psychiatrische Klinik, Universität Münchern
Gesundheitswesen 63:347-53. 2001..Rehabilitation is possible in mental state hospitals that accept patients with dual diagnosis, sometimes even in special wards...
- History and evidence-based medicine: lessons from the history of somatic treatments from the 1900s to the 1950sJ T Braslow
UCLA Department of Psychiatry, VISN 22 Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Los Angeles, California, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 1:231-40. 1999..My assessment is based upon patient records from state hospitals and the contemporaneous scientific literature...
- Adjusting for patient differences in predicting hospital mortality for percutaneous coronary interventions in the Clinical Outcomes Assessment ProgramCharles Maynard
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Wash, USA
Am Heart J 145:658-64. 2003..quality improvement program for percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs) performed in Washington State hospitals. This study describes the development and testing of models for predicting hospital mortality in patients ..
- Comparing outcomes of coronary artery bypass surgery: Is the New York Cardiac Surgery Reporting System model sensitive to changes in case mix?L G Glance
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Crit Care Med 29:2090-6. 2001..To assess the validity of using the standardized mortality ratio (SMR), based on the New York State Cardiac Surgery Reporting System (CSRS) prediction model to compare coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) outcomes between hospitals...
- Prevalence of malignant hyperthermia due to anesthesia in New York State, 2001-2005Joanne E Brady
Department of Anesthesiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street, PH5 505, New York, NY 10032, USA
Anesth Analg 109:1162-6. 2009..MH prevalence in the United States is not well documented. In this study, we assessed the prevalence of MH in New York State hospitals.
- Access to elective surgery in New Zealand: considering equity and the private and public mixSarah Derrett
Injury Prevention Research Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
Int J Health Plann Manage 24:147-60. 2009New Zealand has a two-tier health system with elective surgery provided by both publicly funded state hospitals and by private hospitals...
- A descriptive study of medical malpractice cases in TurkeyUmit N Gundogmus
Kocaeli University Medical School, Department of Forensic Medicine, Turkey
Ann Saudi Med 25:404-8. 2005..We evaluated the problem by describing medical malpractice cases assessed by the Higher Health Council between 1993 and 1998. Our recommendations should help to improve care and decrease medical malpractice claims...
- Midwives and nurses awareness of patients' rightsM Hakan Ozdemir
Forensic Medicine Department, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
Midwifery 25:756-65. 2009..to determine the level of awareness of patients' rights among midwives and nurses working in the third and fourth largest cities in Turkey...
- When promoting pills is easier than pushing the ABC: a case study from Kavango, NamibiaJoel Busher
School of International Development, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
AIDS Care 22:29-34. 2010..HIV testing and encourage more people to take up antiretroviral therapy (ART), which has been available in state hospitals in the region since 2005...
- Malignant melanoma in Chile: an unusual distribution of primary sites in men from low socioeconomic strataV Zemelman
Department of Dermatology, Clinical Hospital, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Clin Exp Dermatol 31:335-8. 2006..Mortality from malignant melanoma (MM) has increased in Chile in the past decade. The location of MM lesions on the body has been correlated with prognosis and survival...
- [Problem of cystic echinococcoss in Hatay]Sibel Hakverdi
Mustafa Kemal Universitesi, Patoloji Anabilim Dali, Hatay, Turkey
Turkiye Parazitol Derg 32:340-2. 2008..of the Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Medicine, Research Hospital, as well as Antakya and Iskenderun State Hospitals. We have identified a total of 26 cases, of which 18 were in female patients (69...
- Patterns of referring of patients with frontotemporal lobar degeneration to psychiatric in- and out-patient services. Results from a prospective multicentre studyB Ibach
Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, University of Regensburg, and County Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 17:269-73. 2004..the hospital-based prevalence of FTLD and the circumstances of the patients' admission to German psychiatric state hospitals were estimated...
- Pattern of coroners' autopsies at Ring Road State Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria: a retrospective study (1994-2000)E E U Akang
Department of Pathology, University College Hospital, PMB 5116, Ibadan, Nigeria
Med Sci Law 49:117-22. 2009This study reviews 1,993 coroners' autopsies performed at the Adeoyo and Ring Road State Hospitals, Ibadan, over a seven-year period (January 1994 to December 2000)...
- A study of perceptions, attitudes, and level of knowledge among pediatricians towards attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderTugba Hirfanoglu
Department of Pediatric Neurology, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
Turk J Pediatr 50:160-6. 2008..One hundred and fifty-six pediatric residents from university and state hospitals answered a four-step Likert type questionnaire form consisting of 43 questions regarding sociodemographic ..
- A three-decade perspective on community and public psychiatry training in OregonR Goetz
Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health Sciences University, USA
Psychiatr Serv 49:1208-11. 1998..established in 1973, educates psychiatric residents to work in community mental health centers and state hospitals. The authors present a brief history of this program, which spans three decades, and describe recent ..
- Access to hospice care: multi-professional specialist perspectives in South AfricaCarla D L Ens
Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Int J Palliat Nurs 14:169-74. 2008..The majority of hospice referrals originated from either community-based clinics or state hospitals. Three main themes, centring around the process of referring, (lack of) standardization, and (lack of) ..
- Residents' views about family medicine specialty education in TurkeyArzu Uzuner
Family Medicine Department, Marmara University Medical School, Altunizade, Istanbul, Turkey
BMC Med Educ 10:29. 2010..The aim of this study was to obtain evidence on residents' opinions and views about Family Medicine specialty training...
- Cognitive impairment in geriatric chronic schizophrenic patients: a cross-national study in New York and LondonP D Harvey
Department of Psychiatry, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:1001-7. 1997..It is not clear if this impairment is related to the particular environment of the American state hospitals and would not generalize to other countries...
- Accounting for regression-to-the-mean in tests for recent changes in institutional performance: analysis and powerHayley E Jones
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, U K
Stat Med 28:1645-67. 2009..in National Health Service (NHS) Trusts and (c) annual mortality rates following heart surgery in New York State hospitals. Increasingly, government targets call for continual improvements, in each individual provider as well as ..
- The role of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in predicting hospital mortality for percutaneous coronary interventions in the Clinical Outcomes Assessment ProgramCharles Maynard
Department of Health Services, University of Washington, 1100 Olive Way, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
J Invasive Cardiol 21:1-5. 2009..This study included 15,586 consecutive PCIs performed in 31 Washington State hospitals in 2006...
- The Danish health care system: evolution--not revolution--in a decentralized systemKjeld Møller Pedersen
Institute of Public Health, Health Economics, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Health Econ 14:S41-57. 2005..A national earmarked health tax will be introduced so that the regions will receive revenues from state block grants and municipal co-payment, for instance an amount per hospitalization...
- Relationship between provider volume and mortality for carotid endarterectomies in New York stateE L Hannan
Department of Health Policy, Management, and Behavior, State University of New York, University at Albany School of Public Health, Albany Medical College, NY, USA
Stroke 29:2292-7. 1998..and Research (SPARCS) administrative database was used to identify all 28 207 patients for whom carotid endarterectomy was the principal procedure performed in New York State hospitals between January 1, 1990, and December 31, 1995.
- [Resistance rates to antituberculous drugs in Sivas province]Ugur Gonlugur
Cumhuriyet Universitesi Tip Fakültesi, Göğüs Hastaliklan Anabilim Dali, Sivas
Mikrobiyol Bul 41:459-63. 2007..complex strains isolated from clinical specimens in the laboratories of Cumhuriyet University and Numune State Hospitals in Sivas province (located in the middle Anatolia), between May 2004-May 2006 period, to the major ..
- MuSK-antibody-positive myasthenia gravis in a South Asian populationThashi Chang
Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
J Neurol Sci 284:33-5. 2009..The presence of anti-MuSK antibodies defines a distinct clinico-immuno-pathological subtype of MG. We analysed for the first time the serology and clinical characteristics of MuSK-MG in a South Asian population...
- Psychosocial risk factors associated with suicide attempts and violence among psychiatric inpatientsMenahem I Krakowski
Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, Orangeburg, New York 10962, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:1414-9. 2004....
- Twenty-month effectiveness of a non-aversive, long-term, low-cost programme for persons with persisting neurobehavioural disabilityG M Giles
Crestwood Treatment Center, Fremont, CA, USA
Brain Inj 19:753-64. 2005..To examine the effectiveness of a programme developed for persons with persisting neurobehavioural/ neuropsychiatric disorders...
- Use of the false discovery rate when comparing multiple health care providersHayley E Jones
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
J Clin Epidemiol 61:232-240. 2008..The purpose of this article is to demonstrate a suitable alternative thresholding procedure that is already well established in other fields...
- Post-Katrina stabilization of the LSU/Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Program: caveats for disaster preparednessWilliam Scott Griffies
Psychiatry at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 2020 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Acad Psychiatry 33:418-22. 2009..Center/Ochsner Hospital psychiatric residency was displaced in August 2005 by Hurricane Katrina to multiple state hospitals and clinics throughout Louisiana...
- State hospitals, academic medicine and the decline of health care in South Africa: A cry of support from those who have left for those who stayAndrew C Don Wauchope
S Afr Med J 100:74-5. 2010..In particular, the South African public and government needs to acknowledge that poor working conditions and inadequate compensation play a large role in the loss of medical skill from South Africa...
- State hospital-university collaborations: a 25-year follow-upJohn A Talbott
Department of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Acad Psychiatry 34:125-7. 2010A formative survey of psychiatry departments 25 years ago showed strong and valued relationships between these departments and state hospitals. The authors sought to evaluate the extent of present-day collaborative relationships.
- A survey of psychiatrists' attitudes toward electroconvulsive therapyJ M Finch
Department of Psychiatry, Terrell State Hospital, Texas 75160, USA
Psychiatr Serv 50:264-5. 1999Sixty-seven psychiatrists who were employed in state hospitals in Texas were surveyed about their attitudes toward use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and the laws and regulations associated with its use...
- Recovery-oriented training and staff attitudes over time in two state hospitalsJack Tsai
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University and The National Center on Homelessness among Veterans in West Haven, 950 Campbell Ave, Bldg 36, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Psychiatr Q 81:335-47. 2010..mental health staff through educational and in-service trainings, but no study found has examined this in state hospitals. The current observational study aimed to examine the types of recovery-oriented trainings that occurred at ..
- PHYSICAL AGGRESSION IN THE MENTALLY ILL ELDERLYPaul Bell; Fiscal Year: 1990..7% of all geriatric clients in the public sector mental health system, but 20% of all the elderly admitted to state hospitals. Preliminary evidence suggests that assaultiveness in these clients is highly correlated with the presence of ..
- ASSESSING RISK FACTORS AND HOSPITAL QUALITY FOR CABGEdward Hannan; Fiscal Year: 1992..factors now available in the New York State cardiac surgery data base; (2) Determine which of the 30 New York State hospitals have significantly higher and lower mortality rates than expected given the preoperative severity of illness ..
- THE IMPACT OF LITIGATION RISK ON CESAREAN SECTION RATESARTHUR LOCALIO; Fiscal Year: 1990..records from 51 hospitals to obtain information on the incidence of adverse events discovered in New York State hospitals in 1984...
- CAPITATED PAYMENT SYSTEM FOR INVOLUNTARY CLIENTSDouglas Bigelow; Fiscal Year: 1990..variables such as demographic and diagnostic characteristics of clients and their prior utilization of state hospitals and community programs will be extracted from the state information system and clinical records...
- Shaping Attention in treatment-Refractory SchizophreniaSteven Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2005..pharmacologic treatment advances, there are many treatment-refractory schizophrenia patients remaining in state hospitals. Many of these patients are sufficiently cognitively impaired that they benefit little from psychosocial ..
- Mental Health Services /Criminal Justice Research CenterNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Social Network & Media Effects on Mental Illness StigmaBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2006..This final stage creates a composite of negative and positive TV images of MI based on information collected in I, II and III to develop and carry out a pre- and post-test experimental design/analysis (N=120). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Modeling CJ Involvemment Among PMIWilliam Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Stigma and Mental Illness in Cross-National PerspectiveBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2007..This knowledge can provide the scientific base for public health and treatment system interventions to mitigate the devastating negative effects of stigma on the lives of persons with SMI. ..
- Cardiac-Related Mortality with Atypical AntipsychoticsDEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study is important as data on long-term health outcomes with atypical antipsychotics is lacking from the literature. ..
- Assessing Change in Mental Illness Stigma Over A DecadeBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- HIV RISK OF MENTAL ILLNESS CLIENTS ACROSS SERVICE SITESEric Wright; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Comorbid Substance Abuse and Long-Term Health Outcomes in SchizophreniaDEANNA KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2008..This will be an important step for improving the lives of people with schizophrenia. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral TrainingNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Assessing naturalistic course of PTSD among patients with alcohol use disordersPaige Ouimette; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Pain Management and Functional Recovery in Older AdultsR Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2006..The project will examine the impact of this generalizable intervention on pain levels, lower extremity performance, functional status, health related quality of life, and utilization. ..
- Changing from Conventional to Risperidone DecanoateNancy Covell; Fiscal Year: 2005..Subjects will be interviewed with quantitative instruments at baseline and at follow-up intervals for 1 year. ..
- NIA DEVELOPMENT AWARD PAIN AND DELIRIUM IN HIP FRACTURER Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2002..Dr. Morrison will engage in a number of educational activities in order to enhance his research and statistical analysis skills. ..
- CLOZAPINE AND OLANZAPINE IN VIOLENT SCHIZOPHRENICSMenahem Krakowski; Fiscal Year: 2003..e. ability to utilize environmental feedback, impulsivity, and psychosis. Similar to the outcome measures, these symptoms will improve more with CLO than OLZ and more with OLZ than HAL. ..
- Internet Peer Support for Breast CancerMark Salzer; Fiscal Year: 2005..The products from this effort will serve as a basis for planning future behavioral and cancer control intervention research project grant applications (R01) based on the information. ..
- Are Volume Standards Accurate Measures of Quality?Laurent Glance; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- End-of-Life Research Ethics: Concerns, Approaches, and ImpactSusan Hickman; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Converting Treatment Wishes into Orders at End of LifeSusan Hickman; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Daily Fluctuations in PTSD Symptoms and Alcohol Use: A Test of Self-MedicationPaige Ouimette; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Survey of oncology providers on psychosocial distressWilliam Pirl; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..