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Health & Wellness | Sep 30, 2016

Changes in Overall and Firearm Veteran Suicide Rates by Gender, 2001-2010

Authors: Janet M. McCarten, Ph.D.; Claire A. Hoffmire, Ph.D.; Robert M. Bossarte, Ph.D. Abstract “To date, the majority of information on veteran suicide rates has been based on the population of ve...

Health & Wellness | Oct 14, 2016

Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence among Women Veterans Who Utilize Veterans Health Administration Primary Care

Authors: Rachel Kimerling, Ph.D.; Katherine M. Iverson, Ph.D.; Melissa E. Dichter, Ph.D.; Alison L. Rodriguez, B.A.; Ava Wong, M.P.H.; Joanne Pavao, M.P.H. Abstract “Objectives: The objectives of th...

Health & Wellness | Sep 16, 2016

Unmet Mental Healthcare Need and Suicidal Ideation Among U.S. Veterans

Authors: Monideepa B. Becerra, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.; Benjamin J. Becerra, Dr.P.H., M.P.H., M.S.; Christina M. Hassija, Ph.D.; Nasia Safdar, M.D., Ph.D.   Abstract “Introduction: Suicide prevention r...

Health & Wellness | May 14, 2015

The Impact of Demographic Differences on Native Veterans’ Outpatient Service Utilization

Abstract “Many Native veterans—including American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders (NHPI)—have served in the United States Armed Forces. Most of these veterans a...

Health & Wellness | Jan 01, 2013

Veterans Health Administration Vocational Services for Operation Iraqi Freedom/ Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans with Mental Health Conditions

Authors: Elizabeth W. Twamley, Ph.D.; Dewleen G. Baker, M.D.; Sonya B. Norman, Ph.D.; James O.E. Pittman, M.S.W.; James B. Lohr, M.D.; Sandra G. Resnick, Ph.D. Abstract “High rates of mental health...

Health & Wellness | Sep 02, 2016

Access to Mental Health Care among Women Veterans: Is VA Meeting Women’s Needs?

Abstract “Background: Patient-centered access to mental health describes the fit between patient needs and resources of the system. To date, little data are available to guide implementation of serv...

Health & Wellness | Jun 24, 2016

Mental Health of Transgender Veterans in US States with and without Discrimination and Hate Crime Legal Protection

Abstract “Objectives: To examine whether indicators of community- and state-level lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender equality are associated with transgender veterans’ mental health. Methods:...

Health & Wellness | Jun 10, 2016

Does Comorbid Chronic Pain Affect Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Diagnosis and Treatment? Outcomes of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Screening in Department of Veterans Affairs Primary Care

Abstract “Because posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is both prevalent and under recognized, routine primary care-based screening for PTSD has been implemented across the Veterans Health Administr...

Health & Wellness | May 27, 2016

Spousal Military Deployment during Pregnancy and Adverse Birth Outcomes

Abstract “Pregnant women with a military-deployed spouse have increased risk of depression and self-reported stress. In nonmilitary populations, depression and stress during pregnancy are associated...

Health & Wellness | Feb 20, 2015

The Effects of Race and Other Socioeconomic Factors on Health Service Use Among American Military Veterans

Abstract “This study examined the extent to which racial disparities in service utilization exist in veterans (VA) and non- VA health care systems. An observational study design was used with a nati...

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