S Levenstein

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Publications

  1. ncbi Contribution to the construct validity of the Perceived Stress Questionnaire from a population-based survey
    Rüya Daniela Kocalevent
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Charité Berlin University, Berlin, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 63:71-81. 2007
  2. ncbi Peptic ulcer at the end of the 20th century: biological and psychological risk factors
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Division, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Can J Gastroenterol 13:753-9. 1999
  3. ncbi Embracing complexity: what determines quality of life in inflammatory bowel disease?
    Susan Levenstein
    Aventino Medical Group, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1253-5. 2004
  4. ncbi Bellyaching in these pages: upper gastrointestinal disorders in Psychosomatic medicine
    Susan Levenstein
    San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 64:767-72. 2002
  5. ncbi Psychosocial factors in peptic ulcer and inflammatory bowel disease
    Susan Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Department, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:739-50. 2002
  6. ncbi Commentary: peptic ulcer and its discontents
    Susan Levenstein
    Int J Epidemiol 31:29-33. 2002
  7. ncbi Psychosocial predictors of hypertension in men and women
    S Levenstein
    Human Population Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1341-6. 2001
  8. ncbi The very model of a modern etiology: a biopsychosocial view of peptic ulcer
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Department, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 62:176-85. 2000
  9. ncbi Cross-cultural variation in disease-related concerns among patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Division, San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1822-30. 2001
  10. ncbi The role of stress in the development and clinical course of inflammatory bowel disease: epidemiological evidence
    Robert G Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Canada, M5G 1X5
    Curr Mol Med 8:247-52. 2008

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Contribution to the construct validity of the Perceived Stress Questionnaire from a population-based survey
    Rüya Daniela Kocalevent
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Charité Berlin University, Berlin, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 63:71-81. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the construct validity of the Perceived Stress Questionnaire (PSQ) in the context of a transactional view of stress...
  2. ncbi Peptic ulcer at the end of the 20th century: biological and psychological risk factors
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Division, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Can J Gastroenterol 13:753-9. 1999
    ..Although the clinical importance of peptic ulcer is fading along with the millennium, due to secular trends and new therapies, it remains worthy of study as a splendid example of the biopsychosocial model...
  3. ncbi Embracing complexity: what determines quality of life in inflammatory bowel disease?
    Susan Levenstein
    Aventino Medical Group, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1253-5. 2004
    ..Designing, applying, and evaluating such interventions should be a major item on the agenda of psychosomatic medicine in gastroenterology, and biological reductionism should be replaced by the biopsychosocial model...
  4. ncbi Bellyaching in these pages: upper gastrointestinal disorders in Psychosomatic medicine
    Susan Levenstein
    San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 64:767-72. 2002
    ..The evolution of views regarding the impact of psychosocial factors on peptic ulcer was traced by examining all articles related to the upper gastrointestinal tract published in Psychosomatic Medicine since its inception...
  5. ncbi Psychosocial factors in peptic ulcer and inflammatory bowel disease
    Susan Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Department, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:739-50. 2002
    ..Peptic ulcer and inflammatory bowel disease, which present unique interactions among psychological, immunologic, endocrine, infectious, and behavioral factors, are splendid paradigms of the biopsychosocial model...
  6. ncbi Commentary: peptic ulcer and its discontents
    Susan Levenstein
    Int J Epidemiol 31:29-33. 2002
  7. ncbi Psychosocial predictors of hypertension in men and women
    S Levenstein
    Human Population Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1341-6. 2001
    ..Psychosocial stressors have been shown to predict hypertension in several cohort studies; patterns of importance, sex differences, and interactions with standard risk factors have not been fully characterized...
  8. ncbi The very model of a modern etiology: a biopsychosocial view of peptic ulcer
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Department, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 62:176-85. 2000
    ..The purpose of this article is to discuss the relevance of ulcer psychogenesis in the age of Helicobacter pylori...
  9. ncbi Cross-cultural variation in disease-related concerns among patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Division, San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1822-30. 2001
    ..4) The reasons for national differences may have social, cultural, and/or economic determinants with relevance to the patient-physician relationship, patient education, and therapeutic decision making...
  10. ncbi The role of stress in the development and clinical course of inflammatory bowel disease: epidemiological evidence
    Robert G Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Canada, M5G 1X5
    Curr Mol Med 8:247-52. 2008
    ..This review assesses the epidemiological evidence regarding a causal link between stress and gut inflammation in IBD...
  11. ncbi Stress and ulcerative colitis: convincing the doubting Thomases
    Susan Levenstein
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:2112-5. 2003
  12. ncbi Psychosomatic medicine: the scientific foundation of the biopsychosocial model
    Dennis H Novack
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Office of Educational Affairs, 2900 Queen Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19072, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:388-401. 2007
    ..This article presents major concepts and research findings from the field of psychosomatic medicine that the authors believe should be taught to all medical students...
  13. doi Race, racism, and inflammatory bowel disease
    Susan Levenstein
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:485; author reply 485. 2008