The aim of this narrative review was to identify and evaluate publicly available, psychometrically tested tools that primary care providers can use to screen adult patients for common mental and substance use disorders such as depression, anxiety, and alcohol use disorders.
This study will examine the associations between motivations for misuse of prescription medications and sociodemographic factors, SUD, MDE, mental illness, and suicidal ideation.
To determine whether the changes to the psychiatric Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes implemented in 2013 were associated with changes in types of services for which psychiatrists billed.
This analysis will examine the overlap of marijuana, tobacco and alcohol use among youth in the US. DuPont had requested this analysis, Han rightly suggested an article with DuPont included as author.
Methodological development of estimators of mental illness and their standard errors
The proposed study will utilize the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), which measures MDE and self-reported medical conditions among adolescents aged 12 to 17. Self-reported height and weight were also collected starting in 2013, from which body mass index will be computed. Initially, estimates of physical health...
This work will identify current and best practices for testing trends, especially in the context of NSDUH. Where possible, the historical context and rationale for current NSDUH methods will be summarized. The work also will offer alternative methods and will test these alternative methods using NSDUH data from 2002-2014. The...
examine the impact of state, county, and metropolitan area level macroeconomic measures (primarily unemployment rates, but also other measures, such as employment to population ratio or personal income, when appropriate) on individual drug use.
We compared performance, operating characteristics, and market environments of low- and high-efficiency hospitals in the 37 states that supplied data to the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project from 2006 to 2010. Hospital cost-inefficiency estimates using stochastic frontier analysis were generated. Hospitals were then grouped into the 100 most- and 100...
This study will examine receipt of depression care and perceived helpfulness of depression care among adults with major depressive episodes (MDE) and with and without comorbid SUD.
Risk and protective factors among children of veterans and non-veterans.
This study examines the impact of prescription drug monitoring programs on nonmedical use of prescription drugs and heroin. It was funded using FY16 ASC dollars.
Will involve looking at trend in smoking overtime by whether or not adults have SPD
"Although various national data sources have determined that rates of cigarette use have gone down over time this has not been assessed among those with mental health problems. Using NHIS data, we will estimate cigarette use over time among adults with serious psychological distress and adults without psychological distress. NHIS...