M E Hyland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Plymouth
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A tale of two therapies: psychotherapy and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and the human effect
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth
    Clin Med 5:361-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Does a form of 'entanglement' between people explain healing? An examination of hypotheses and methodology
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL48AA, UK
    Complement Ther Med 12:198-208. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Network origins of anxiety and depression
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 33:161-2. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Frequency of non-asthma GP visits predicts asthma exacerbations: an observational study in general practice
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 21:405-11. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Spirituality predicts outcome independently of expectancy following flower essence self-treatment
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 60:53-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The Lung Information Needs Questionnaire: Development, preliminary validation and findings
    M E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Respir Med 100:1807-16. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue syndrome: the role of positivity to illness in chronic fatigue syndrome patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 11:731-41. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Reports by some massage therapists of a sense of 'special connection' that is sometimes experienced with clients/patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementmed 13:335-41. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Dispositional predictors of placebo responding: a motivational interpretation of flower essence and gratitude therapy
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL48AA Plymouth, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 62:331-40. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Do existing psychologic scales measure the nonspecific benefit associated with CAM treatment?
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Health Psychology, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 14:185-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint A tale of two therapies: psychotherapy and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and the human effect
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth
    Clin Med 5:361-7. 2005
    ..The therapist matters, but how or why we do not know. We need a better understanding of therapist effects, in psychotherapy, in CAM and also amongst physicians...
  2. ncbi request reprint Does a form of 'entanglement' between people explain healing? An examination of hypotheses and methodology
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL48AA, UK
    Complement Ther Med 12:198-208. 2004
    ..Two research ideas are presented for testing the hypothesis of entanglement between people, both of which are based on predicting variation in outcome in naturally occurring contexts (the naturalistic observational study)...
  3. doi request reprint Network origins of anxiety and depression
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 33:161-2. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Frequency of non-asthma GP visits predicts asthma exacerbations: an observational study in general practice
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 21:405-11. 2012
    ..Being able to identify patients at risk of exacerbations is useful as it enables resources to be targeted at these patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Spirituality predicts outcome independently of expectancy following flower essence self-treatment
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 60:53-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether absorption and spirituality predict the placebo response independently of expectancy...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Lung Information Needs Questionnaire: Development, preliminary validation and findings
    M E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Respir Med 100:1807-16. 2006
    ..A brief questionnaire completed prior to the clinical encounter would assist health professionals identify areas of information need...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue syndrome: the role of positivity to illness in chronic fatigue syndrome patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 11:731-41. 2006
    ..The results suggest that a caring therapeutic intervention increases positive interpretations of illness prior to improvements in mental fatigue, but that positivity does not play a causal role in the reduction of fatigue...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reports by some massage therapists of a sense of 'special connection' that is sometimes experienced with clients/patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementmed 13:335-41. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to provide exploratory qualitative data on anecdotal reports by some physical therapists that they sometimes experience a sense of 'special connection' with patients or clients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dispositional predictors of placebo responding: a motivational interpretation of flower essence and gratitude therapy
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL48AA Plymouth, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 62:331-40. 2007
    ..The motivational concordance interpretation is that therapeutic rituals that are consistent with self-defining or self-actualizing goals have a nonspecific therapeutic benefit independently of expectancy...
  10. doi request reprint Do existing psychologic scales measure the nonspecific benefit associated with CAM treatment?
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Health Psychology, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 14:185-9. 2008
    ..This may limit the need for the development of new CAM-specific outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Guidelines versus practice: UK asthma nurses often recommend intermittent, symptom-driven use of inhaled corticosteroids
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:114-7. 2009
    ..Intermittent ICS use is inconsistent with current guidelines but is a common form of non-compliance. The aim of this study was to investigate how asthma nurses advise patients to use ICS...
  12. doi request reprint Motivational concordance: an important mechanism in self-help therapeutic rituals involving inert (placebo) substances
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 65:405-13. 2008
    ..Expectancy failed to predict outcome in the nonenhanced ritual group. The results suggest that motivational concordance is an important therapeutic mechanism for real-life placebos...
  13. pmc Motivation and placebos: do different mechanisms occur in different contexts?
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1828-37. 2011
    ..Empirical predictions of this new theory are outlined, including ways in which placebo effects can be combined with other psychologically mediated effects on short-term and long-term psychological and physiological state...
  14. ncbi request reprint The intelligent body and its discontents
    Michael E Hyland
    University of Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 7:21-32. 2002
    ..Subtle therapies are needed, in addition to the conventional robust therapies to correct network pathology...
  15. ncbi request reprint Entanglement and some heretical thoughts about homeopathy
    M E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 AA, UK
    Homeopathy 94:105-6. 2005
    ..This theory is potentially testable...
  16. ncbi request reprint Asthma treatment needs: a comparison of patients' and health care professionals' perceptions
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 26:2141-52. 2004
    ..Patients' perceptions of asthma tend to differ from those of clinicians, who primarily focus on asthma control. Patients' treatment needs and preferences may not be adequately addressed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Development of a shortened version of the Breathing Problems Questionnaire suitable for use in a pulmonary rehabilitation clinic: a purpose-specific, disease-specific questionnaire
    M E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Qual Life Res 7:227-33. 1998
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Developing a measure of attitudes: the holistic complementary and alternative medicine questionnaire
    M E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
    Complement Ther Med 11:33-8. 2003
    ..The reason why the HH subscale failed to distinguish between the two patient groups or predict less antibiotic use is unknown. The HCAMQ appears to have good internal validity, but its external validity remains to be established...
  19. ncbi request reprint Oscillatory effects in a homeopathic clinical trial: an explanation using complexity theory, and implications for clinical practice
    M E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Homeopathy 91:145-9. 2002
    ..If the complexity theory interpretation is correct, then this will have a significant impact on the design of clinical trials in homeopathy and, possibly, other complementary medical interventions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Extended Network Generalized Entanglement Theory: therapeutic mechanisms, empirical predictions, and investigations
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 9:919-36. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Methodology for the scientific evaluation of complementary and alternative medicine
    M E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Complement Ther Med 11:146-53. 2003
    ..Researchers from both communities should make explicit their underlying assumptions and the mechanisms they seek to evaluate when carrying out empirical studies. Research design needs to be appropriate for the mechanism under test...
  22. ncbi request reprint Using the placebo response in clinical practice
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth
    Clin Med 3:347-50. 2003
    ..In clinical practice, the placebo response creates an adjunctive response to that of active treatment. It is a useful, but fickle, boon as it is difficult to predict when it will occur...
  23. ncbi request reprint A brief guide to extended network entanglement theory as a theory of healing and its empirical predictions
    M E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementarmed Klass Naturheilkd 10:201-6. 2003
    ..This paper sets out the theory in the form of 16 propositions and then describes 11 research ideas. ENET theory suggests that researchers should focus more on the patient-therapist dyad rather than the technical aspects of the therapy...
  24. doi request reprint One size does not fit all: motivational predictors of contextual benefits of therapy
    Ben Whalley
    University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Psychol Psychother 82:291-303. 2009
    ..A common sense view in psychotherapy holds that there are individual differences in response to different treatments. However, despite considerable effort, no clear rationale exists to guide the selection of therapy for individual patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the benefits of taking hormone replacement therapy with other prescription drugs
    Pamela A Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
    Maturitas 46:273-81. 2003
    ..Clinical trials of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) exclude women who have other health problems. The aim of our community survey was to investigate the impact of HRT on women with a variety of other health problems...
  26. pmc A brief guide to the selection of quality of life instrument
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:24. 2003
    ..For cross-sectional use scales should have a wide range of items, should be longer, and there are no adverse floor and ceiling effects, and response options can be simpler to allow a larger set of items...
  27. doi request reprint Derivation and validation of a composite index of severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the DOSE Index
    Rupert C Jones
    Respiratory Research Unit, Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:1189-95. 2009
    ..Single measures such as lung function provide a limited reflection of how the disease affects patients. Composite measures have the potential to account for many of the facets of COPD...
  28. ncbi request reprint Positivity in illness: self-delusion or existential growth?
    S C Sodergren
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 9:163-74. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Correlation of psychological and physical symptoms with chronically elevated cytokine levels associated with a common immune dysregulation
    Ben Whalley
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, England
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:348-51. 2007
    ..Chronically elevated levels of proinflammatory cytokines are associated with inflammatory diseases and psychological symptoms of depression and tiredness...
  30. doi request reprint Attrition from self-directed interventions: investigating the relationship between psychological predictors, intervention content and dropout from a body dissatisfaction intervention
    Adam W A Geraghty
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Soc Sci Med 71:30-7. 2010
    ..Prediction of attrition is possible from both intervention content and psychological variables...
  31. doi request reprint Consistency of the placebo effect
    Ben Whalley
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 64:537-41. 2008
    ..For prediction to be possible, the response to placebo must be reliable. We tested the consistency of the placebo effect by assessing the response to four trials of placebo analgesic treatment...
  32. doi request reprint Dispositional predictors of complementary medicine and vitamin use in students
    Philippa Wheeler
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 13:516-9. 2008
    ..In addition to confirming previous research, this is the first demonstration that complementary medicine and vitamin/mineral use are predicted by the same variables, including less rationality...
  33. pmc Do attitudes toward and beliefs about complementary medicine affect treatment outcomes?
    George T Lewith
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, Mail Point OPH, University of Southampton, Royal South Hants Hospital, Brintons Terrace, Off St Mary s Road, Southampton SO14 0YG, England, UK
    Am J Public Health 92:1604-6. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Presentiment or entanglement? An alternative explanation for apparent entanglement in provings
    G T Lewith
    University of Southampton, Southampton, Hants S017 1BJ, UK
    Homeopathy 94:92-5. 2005
    ..This data suggests and the observations of Walach et al may be explicable by conventional mechanisms including differential reporting and constitutional type...
  35. doi request reprint Gender considerations in pulmonary rehabilitation
    Einar Haave
    CPsychol, Glittreklinikken, Hakadal, Norway
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 28:215-9. 2008
    ..It is unclear whether gender impacts the effects of pulmonary rehabilitation (PR) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  36. pmc Improvements in exercise capacity during a 4-weeks pulmonary rehabilitation program for COPD patients do not correspond with improvements in self-reported health status or quality of life
    Einar Haave
    Cand Psychol, Glittreklinikken, Hakadal, Norway
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2:355-9. 2007
    ..Different patients improve on different outcome measures following PR, and this could have implications for the planning and designs of PR programs...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue syndrome
    Michael E Hyland
    Lancet 367:1573-4; author reply 1575. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Norwegian versions of the Living with Asthma Questionnaire (LWAQ) and Asthma Bother Profile (ABP), validation and comparison of two asthma groups
    Einar Haave
    Glittreklinikken, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 45:163-7. 2004
    ..Validity was established by showing significantly poorer health in the rehabilitation sample, and correlations with state and trait anxiety. The Norwegian translations are reliable and valid versions of the original questionnaires...
  39. pmc Recommendations from quality of life scales are not simple
    Michael E Hyland
    BMJ 325:599. 2002