J Gaab

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Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose dexamethasone suppression test in chronic fatigue syndrome and health
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 64:311-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity in chronic fatigue syndrome and health under psychological, physiological, and pharmacological stimulation
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 64:951-62. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cortisol response with low-dose and high-dose ACTH in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and healthy comparison subjects
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    Psychosomatics 44:113-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled evaluation of the effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management on cortisol responses to acute stress in healthy subjects
    J Gaab
    University of Zurich, Institute of Psychology Clinical Psychology II, Zurichbergstrasse 43, 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 28:767-79. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management on cortisol responses to acute stress in healthy subjects--a randomized controlled trial
    K Hammerfald
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:333-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrine effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management in a naturalistic setting--a randomized controlled trial
    J Gaab
    Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:428-38. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of gender, menstrual cycle phase, and oral contraceptives on the activity of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis
    C Kirschbaum
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 61:154-62. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological determinants of the cortisol stress response: the role of anticipatory cognitive appraisal
    J Gaab
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, Zürich CH 8044, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:599-610. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrinological contributions to the etiology of depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, and stress-related bodily disorders: the role of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis
    U Ehlert
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Zurich, Zurichbergstrasse 43, CH 8044, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Psychol 57:141-52. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Effects of cognitive behavioral stress management on HIV-1 RNA, CD4 cell counts and psychosocial parameters of HIV-infected persons
    Simona Berger
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    AIDS 22:767-75. 2008

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose dexamethasone suppression test in chronic fatigue syndrome and health
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 64:311-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the negative feedback regulations of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis in chronic fatigue syndrome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity in chronic fatigue syndrome and health under psychological, physiological, and pharmacological stimulation
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 64:951-62. 2002
    ..Because the HPA axis is involved in the adaptive responses to stress and CFS patients experience a worsening of symptoms after physical and psychological stress, we tested HPA axis functioning with three centrally acting stress tests...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cortisol response with low-dose and high-dose ACTH in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and healthy comparison subjects
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    Psychosomatics 44:113-9. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled evaluation of the effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management on cortisol responses to acute stress in healthy subjects
    J Gaab
    University of Zurich, Institute of Psychology Clinical Psychology II, Zurichbergstrasse 43, 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 28:767-79. 2003
    ..Therefore, stress management training may prove useful in preventing detrimental effects of stress-induced neuroendocrine activation..
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistent effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management on cortisol responses to acute stress in healthy subjects--a randomized controlled trial
    K Hammerfald
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:333-9. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrine effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management in a naturalistic setting--a randomized controlled trial
    J Gaab
    Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:428-38. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of gender, menstrual cycle phase, and oral contraceptives on the activity of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis
    C Kirschbaum
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 61:154-62. 1999
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate sex-specific HPA response patterns with a focus on the contribution of gonadal steroids as possible mediators...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological determinants of the cortisol stress response: the role of anticipatory cognitive appraisal
    J Gaab
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, Zürich CH 8044, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:599-610. 2005
    ..Since stress and its biological consequences have been shown to be associated with the onset and the maintenance of somatic illnesses and psychiatric disorders, psychological processes are prime targets for prevention and intervention...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrinological contributions to the etiology of depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, and stress-related bodily disorders: the role of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis
    U Ehlert
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Zurich, Zurichbergstrasse 43, CH 8044, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Psychol 57:141-52. 2001
    ..Hypotheses referring to (a) the psychophysiological meaning and (b) the development of these alterations are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of cognitive behavioral stress management on HIV-1 RNA, CD4 cell counts and psychosocial parameters of HIV-infected persons
    Simona Berger
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    AIDS 22:767-75. 2008
    ..To determine the effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management (CBSM) training on clinical and psychosocial markers in HIV-infected persons...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychoneuroendocrine effects of resource-activating stress management training
    Maja Storch
    Department of Educational Psychology, Institute of Education Sciences, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Health Psychol 26:456-63. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine mechanisms of stress and social interaction: implications for mental disorders
    Markus Heinrichs
    Institute of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:158-62. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present review is to consider further evidence for the role of neuroendocrine mechanisms in mental disorders by focusing on recent trends and advances in the field of psychoneuroendocrinology...
  13. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in behavioral medicine
    Urs M Nater
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:180-3. 2006
    ..Behavioral medicine is an interdisciplinary field, integrating research from a variety of disciplines. This review focuses on recent advances and developments in behavioral medicine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reduced reactivity and enhanced negative feedback sensitivity of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis in chronic whiplash-associated disorder
    Jens Gaab
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Zrich, University of Zrich, Zrichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zrich, Switzerland
    Pain 119:219-24. 2005
    ..The observed endocrine abnormalities could serve as a systemic mechanism of symptoms experienced by chronic WAD patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Associations between neuroendocrine responses to the Insulin Tolerance Test and patient characteristics in chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 56:419-24. 2004
    ..This study attempted to assess the relationship between patient characteristics and HPA axis functioning using a neuroendocrine challenge test...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced changes in LPS-induced pro-inflammatory cytokine production in chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:188-98. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Anticipatory cognitive stress appraisal and the acute procoagulant stress response in men
    Petra H Wirtz
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 68:851-8. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Human salivary alpha-amylase reactivity in a psychosocial stress paradigm
    Urs M Nater
    Institute of Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Psychophysiol 55:333-42. 2005
    ..We discuss the role of salivary alpha-amylase as a promising candidate for a reliable, noninvasive marker of psychosocial stress...