For a complete list of Dr. Byers' publications click here.

Here are some recently published literature from the Byers Lab:  

Morin RT, Li Y, Karel MJ, Consolino T, Hwong A, Clark R, Byers AL. Comorbidity profiles in older patients last seen by mental health prior to suicide attempt. Aging and Mental Health, 2023 Aug; 7:1-6.

*Clark R, *Kuffel RL, Neylan TC, Maguen S, Li Y, Boscardin WJ, Byers AL. Posttraumatic stress disorder, suicide, and unintended overdose death in later life: A national cohort study of veterans aged 50 and older. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2023 May; 71(5):1462-1472.

Barry LC, Steffens DC, Covinsky KE, Conwell Y, Boscardin WJ, Li Y, Byers AL. High risk of substance use disorder-related outcomes in Veterans released from correctional facilities in mid-to-late-life. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2023 Apr; 38(5):1109-1118.

Goldstein L, Jakubowski KP, Huang AJ, Seal K, Maguen S, Inslicht S, Byers AL, Gibson CJ. Lifetime history of interpersonal partner violence is associated with insomnia among midlife women veterans. Menopause, 2023 April 1; 30(4):370-375.

Kuffel RL, Morin RT, Covinsky KE, Boscardin WJ, Lohman MC, Li Y, Byers AL. Association of frailty with  risk of suicide attempt in a national cohort of US veterans 65 years or older. JAMA Psychiatry, 2023 Apr 1; 80(4):287-295.

Kuffel RL, Byers AL, Williams B, Fortinsky R, Li Y, Ruderman MA, Barry LC. Prevalence of dementia and mild cognitive impairment before incarceration. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 2022 Jun; 70(6):1792-1799.

Byers AL, Li Y, Barnes DE, Boscardin WJ, Peltz CB, Yaffe K. TBI and risk of death in military veterans over 14 years: Injury severity, timing, and cause of death. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2022 Dec; 156:200-205.

Günak MM, Barnes DE, Yaffe K, Li Y, Byers AL. Risk of suicide attempt in patients with recent diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment or dementia. JAMA Psychiatry, 2021 Jun 1; 78(6):659-666.

Byers AL, Li Y, Barnes DE, Seal KH, Boscardin WJ, Yaffe K. A national study of TBI and risk of suicide and unintended death by overdose and firearms. Brain Injury, 2020 Feb 23; 34(3):328-334.