Robert P. Roca

Associate Professor

1979 …2020

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Research Output

2020

High-Value Mental Health Care and the Person in the Room

Roca, R. P., Feb 1 2020, In : Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.). 71, 2, p. 110-111 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Quality improvement in dementia care: Dementia Management Quality Measurement Set 2018 Implementation Update

Schultz, S. K., Llorente, M. D., Sanders, A. E., Tai, W. A., Bennett, A., Shugarman, S. & Roca, R., Feb 4 2020, In : Neurology. 94, 5, p. 210-216 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement in Dementia Care: Dementia Management Quality Measurement Set 2018 Implementation Update

Schultz, S. K., Llorente, M. D., Sanders, A. E., Tai, W. A., Bennett, A., Shugarman, S. & Roca, R., Feb 1 2020, In : The American journal of psychiatry. 177, 2, p. 175-181 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Acute Mental Status Change, Delirium, and New Onset Psychosis

Expert Panel on Neurological Imaging:, May 2019, In : Journal of the American College of Radiology. 16, 5, p. S26-S37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Reducing opioid use for chronic pain in older adults

Goga, J. K., Michaels, A., Zisselman, M., Depaolo, A., Khushalani, S., Walters, J. K., Poloway, A., Roca, R. & Kopp, M., Apr 8 2019, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 76, 8, p. 554-559 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Telemonitoring to improve nutritional status in community-dwelling elderly: Design and methods for process and effect evaluation of a non-randomized controlled trial

Van Doorn-Van Atten, M. N., Haveman-Nies, A., Pilichowski, P., Roca, R., De Vries, J. H. M. & De Groot, C. P. G. M., Nov 16 2018, In : BMC Geriatrics. 18, 1, 284.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017

Lean methodology reduces inappropriate use of antipsychotics for agitation at a psychiatric hospital

Goga, J. K., Depaolo, A., Khushalani, S., Walters, J. K., Roca, R., Zisselman, M. & Borleis, C., Jan 1 2017, In : Consultant Pharmacist. 32, 1, p. 54-62 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality improvement in neurology

Sanders, A. E., Nininger, J., Absher, J., Bennett, A., Shugarman, S. & Roca, R., May 16 2017, In : Neurology. 88, 20, p. 1951-1957 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality improvement in neurology: Dementia management quality measurement set update

Sanders, A. E., Nininger, J., Absher, J., Bennett, A., Shugarman, S. & Roca, R., May 1 2017, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 174, 5, p. 493-498 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Best Value in Dementia Care

Roca, R., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Ensuring staff safety when treating potentially violent patients

Roca, R. P., Charen, B. & Boronow, J., Dec 27 2016, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 316, 24, p. 2669-2670 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Psychiatric disorders in older adults

Dunn, K. L. & Roca, R., Jan 1 2016, Geriatrics for Specialists. Springer International Publishing, p. 31-40 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The council on geriatric psychiatry

Roca, R. P., Oct 1 2016, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 173, 10, p. 1055-1056 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2013

Impact of changes in psychiatric practice on psychiatric education in the USA

Mongan, E. & Roca, R., Jun 2013, In : International Review of Psychiatry. 25, 3, p. 311-318 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Personality and personality disorders

Roca, R. P., Mar 27 2012, Principles of Ambulatory Medicine: Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health, p. 324-328 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Psychotherapy in ambulatory practice

Roca, R. P. & Barker, L. R., Mar 27 2012, Principles of Ambulatory Medicine: Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health, p. 286-292 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Somatization

Roca, R. P., Mar 27 2012, Principles of Ambulatory Medicine: Seventh Edition. Wolters Kluwer Health, p. 293-305 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2000

Effectiveness of a nurse-based outreach program for identifying and treating psychiatric illness in the elderly

Rabins, P. V., Black, B. E., Roca, R., German, P., McGuire, M., Robbins, B., Rye, R. & Brant, L., Jun 7 2000, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 283, 21, p. 2802-2809 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

Development and validation of the satisfaction with appearance assessing body image among burn-injured patients

Lawrence, J. W., Heinberg, L. J., Roca, R., Munster, A., Spence, R. & Fauerbach, J. A., 1998, In : Psychological Assessment. 10, 1, p. 64-70 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Use of formal and informal sources of mental health care among older African-American public-housing residents

Black, B. E., Rabins, P. V., German, P., Roca, R., McGuire, M. H. & Brant, L. J., 1998, In : Psychological Medicine. 28, 3, p. 519-530 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

Need and unmet need for mental health care among elderly public housing residents

Black, B. E., Rabins, P. V., German, P., McGuire, M. & Roca, R., 1997, In : Gerontologist. 37, 6, p. 717-728 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Depressive symptoms associated with scleroderma

Roca, R. P., Wigley, F. & White, B., Jun 1996, In : Arthritis and Rheumatism. 39, 6, p. 1035-1040 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The prevalence of psychiatric disorders in elderly residents of public housing

Rabins, P. V., Black, B. E., German, P., Roca, R., McGuire, M. H., Brant, L. & Cook, J., Nov 1996, In : Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 51, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

Improving Physicians’ Interviewing Skills and Reducing Patients’ Emotional Distress: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Roter, D., Hall, J. A., Kern, D. E., Barker, L. R., Cole, K. A. & Roca, R. P., Sep 25 1995, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 155, 17, p. 1877-1884 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1994

Psychosocial aspects of surgical care in the elderly patient

Roca, R., 1994, In : The Surgical clinics of North America. 74, 2, p. 223-240 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1993

Establishing advance medical directives with demented patients: a pilot study.

Finucane, T., Beamer, B. A., Roca, R. P. & Kawas, C. H., Mar 1993, In : The Journal of clinical ethics. 4, 1, p. 51-54 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe burn injuries and PTSD [14]

Perez-Jimenez, J. P., Graell-Berna, M., Perez-Sales, P., Santodomingo, J., Roca, R. P., Spence, R. J., Munster, A. M. & Fauerbach, J. A., 1993, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 150, 8, p. 1276-1277 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1992

Analysis of adverse effects during amantadine prophylaxis in a nursing home population

Denman, S. J., Gloth, F. M., Gloth, M. J., Roca, R. P., Thomas, D. R. & Finucane, T., 1992, In : Journal of Pharmacy Technology. 8, 2, p. 74-77 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Posttraumatic adaptation and distress among adult burn survivors

Roca, R. P., Spence, R. J. & Munster, A. M., 1992, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 149, 9, p. 1234-1238 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

Improvements in activity and appetite among long-term care patients treated with amantadine. A clinical report

Roca, R. P., Gloth, F. M., Gloth, F. M. & Denman, S. J., 1990, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 38, 6, p. 675-677 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychogeriatric assessment and treatment in urban public housing

Roca, R. P., Storer, D. J., Robbins, B. M., Tlasek, M. E. & Rabins, P. V., 1990, In : Hospital and Community Psychiatry. 41, 8, p. 916-920 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Residency Training in Interviewing Skills and the Psychosocial Domain of Medical Practice

Kern, D. E., Grayson, M., Barker, L. R., Roca, R. P., Cole, K. A., Roter, D. & Golden, A. S., 1990, In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 5, 2, p. 169 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroid hormone elevations during acute psychiatric illness: Relationship to severity and distinction from hyperthyroidism

Roca, R. P., Blackman, M. R., Ackerley, M. B., Harman, S. M. & Gregerman, R. I., 1990, In : Endocrine Research. 16, 4, p. 415-447 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989

In reply

Kafonek, S. D. & Roca, R. P., Aug 1 1989, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 37, 8, p. 819-820 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Instruments for screening for depression and dementia in a long-term care facility

Kafonek, S., Ettinger, W. H., Roca, R., Kittner, S., Taylor, N. & German, P. S., 1989, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 37, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Residency training in interviewing skills and the psychosocial domain of medical practice

Kern, D. E., Grayson, M., Barker, L. R., Roca, R. P., Cole, K. A., Roter, D. & Golden, A. S., Sep 1989, In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 4, 5, p. 421-431 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1987

Bedside cognitive examination

Roca, R. P., 1987, In : Psychosomatics. 28, 2, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical care of chronic psychiatric outpatients

Roca, R. P., Breakey, W. R. & Fischer, P. J., 1987, In : Hospital and Community Psychiatry. 38, 7, p. 741-745 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1985

Diagnosing dementia. Univariate and multivariate analyses of the mental status examination

Klein, L. E., Roca, R. P., McArthur, J., Vogelsang, G., Kirby, S. M. & Folstein, M., 1985, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 33, 7, p. 483-488 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1984

Recognition of dementia among medical patients

Roca, R. P., Klein, L. E., Kirby, S. M., McArthur, J. C., Vogelsang, G. B., Folstein, M. F. & Smith, C. R., 1984, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 144, 1, p. 73-75 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recognition of Dementia Among Medical Patients

Roca, R. P., Klein, L. E., Kirby, S. M., McArthur, J. C., Vogelsang, G. B., Folstein, M. F. & Smith, C. R., 1984, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 144, 1, p. 73-75 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1979

Primary skeletal infections in heroin users: a clinical characterization, diagnosis and therapy.

Roca, R. P. & Yoshikawa, T. T., Oct 1979, In : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 144, p. 238-248 11 p.

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