J F Todaro

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Review: cognitive and psychological outcomes in pediatric heart transplantation
    J F Todaro
    University of Florida College of Health Professions, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 25:567-76. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anxiety disorders in men and women with established coronary heart disease
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 27:86-91. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of negative emotions on frequency of coronary heart disease (The Normative Aging Study)
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:901-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Do men and women achieve similar benefits from cardiac rehabilitation?
    John F Todaro
    Brown Medical School and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:45-51. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of the metabolic syndrome and hostility on the incidence of myocardial infarction (the Normative Aging Study)
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:221-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Are metabolic risk factors one unified syndrome? Modeling the structure of the metabolic syndrome X
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:701-11. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A single factor underlies the metabolic syndrome: a confirmatory factor analysis: response to Pladevall et al
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, 196 Richmond St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1719-20; discussion 1720. 2006
  8. pmc Cardiac rehabilitation improves cognitive performance in older adults with cardiovascular disease
    John Gunstad
    Brown Medical School, Brown University, Box G MH, Providence, RI 02912 G, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:173-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depressive disorders in men and women enrolled in cardiac rehabilitation
    John F Todaro
    Center for Behavioral Medicine, Brown Medical School, and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:71-5; quiz 76-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and metabolic risk in adult male twins enrolled in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute twin study
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:490-7. 2003

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Review: cognitive and psychological outcomes in pediatric heart transplantation
    J F Todaro
    University of Florida College of Health Professions, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 25:567-76. 2000
    ..To review empirical literature investigating the cognitive and psychological effects of pediatric heart transplantation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anxiety disorders in men and women with established coronary heart disease
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 27:86-91. 2007
    ..Anxiety has been associated with the development and recurrence of coronary heart disease (CHD). The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of anxiety disorders in men and women with established CHD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of negative emotions on frequency of coronary heart disease (The Normative Aging Study)
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:901-6. 2003
    ..06, 95% CI 1.01 to 1.12, p = 0.02) A linear, dose-response relation was observed (chi-square 10.8, degree of freedom 2, p = 0.005): participants who had the highest level of negative emotions experienced the greatest incidence of CHD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do men and women achieve similar benefits from cardiac rehabilitation?
    John F Todaro
    Brown Medical School and Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:45-51. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of the metabolic syndrome and hostility on the incidence of myocardial infarction (the Normative Aging Study)
    John F Todaro
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:221-6. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Are metabolic risk factors one unified syndrome? Modeling the structure of the metabolic syndrome X
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:701-11. 2003
    ..This study provides an empirical foundation for conceptualizing and measuring the metabolic syndrome that unites four related components (insulin resistance, obesity, lipids, and blood pressure)...
  7. ncbi request reprint A single factor underlies the metabolic syndrome: a confirmatory factor analysis: response to Pladevall et al
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, 196 Richmond St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1719-20; discussion 1720. 2006
  8. pmc Cardiac rehabilitation improves cognitive performance in older adults with cardiovascular disease
    John Gunstad
    Brown Medical School, Brown University, Box G MH, Providence, RI 02912 G, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:173-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of depressive disorders in men and women enrolled in cardiac rehabilitation
    John F Todaro
    Center for Behavioral Medicine, Brown Medical School, and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 25:71-5; quiz 76-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence of current and lifetime depressive disorders in the CR setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and metabolic risk in adult male twins enrolled in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute twin study
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:490-7. 2003
    ..To determine the extent to which depressive symptoms are associated with metabolic risk factors and whether genetic or environmental factors account for this association...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hostility, the metabolic syndrome, and incident coronary heart disease
    Raymond Niaura
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Health Psychol 21:588-93. 2002
    ..Ho's effects on CHD may be mediated though mechanisms other than factors that constitute the metabolic syndrome...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of multiple psychiatric disorders in cardiac rehabilitation patients
    Eva R Serber
    Center for Behavioral Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:161-8; quiz 169-70. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Suppressed hostility predicted hypertension incidence among middle-aged men: the normative aging study
    Jianping Zhang
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Behav Med 28:443-54. 2005
    ..Among older participants, the HoxSuppression interaction was not predictive of HTN incidence. These results provide support for the Suppressed Hostility hypothesis in middle-aged men...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hostility and urine norepinephrine interact to predict insulin resistance: the VA Normative Aging Study
    Jianping Zhang
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:718-26. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that hostility may interact with circulating norepinephrine (NEPI) levels, indexed by 24-hour urine concentrations, to affect insulin resistance...
  15. doi request reprint Anxiety characteristics independently and prospectively predict myocardial infarction in men the unique contribution of anxiety among psychologic factors
    Biing Jiun Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 1061, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:113-9. 2008
    ..4 years and whether this relationship was independent of other psychologic variables and risk factors...

Research Grants1

  1. THE LONG-TERM BENEFITS OF CARDIAC REHABILITATION IN MEN
    John Todaro; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will assist John Todaro to establish an empirical foundation from which to develop novel interventions to address the specific challenges experienced by women as well as men participating in CR. ..