W Jiang

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Quality of life in China rural-to-urban female migrant factory workers: a before-and-after study
    Chunyan Zhu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou 51018, PR, China
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:123. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effect of escitalopram on mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: results of the REMIT trial
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3366, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 309:2139-49. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical characteristics of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:714-22. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Plasma omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and survival in patients with chronic heart failure and major depressive disorder
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Cardiovasc Transl Res 5:92-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of anxiety and depression in patients with chronic heart failure
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 110:3452-6. 2004
  6. pmc Characteristics of depression remission and its relation with cardiovascular outcome among patients with chronic heart failure (from the SADHART-CHF Study)
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:545-51. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant therapy in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 150:871-81. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute psychotic disorder after gastric bypass surgery: differential diagnosis and treatment
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:15-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Impacts of depression and emotional distress on cardiac disease
    Wei Jiang
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S20-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depressive symptoms and long-term mortality in patients with heart failure
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 154:102-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Quality of life in China rural-to-urban female migrant factory workers: a before-and-after study
    Chunyan Zhu
    Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou 51018, PR, China
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:123. 2013
    ..Improving these conditions remains highly challenging. This paper reports the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of the female migrant workers in an educational project...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of escitalopram on mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: results of the REMIT trial
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3366, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 309:2139-49. 2013
    ..Mental stress can induce myocardial ischemia and also has been implicated in triggering cardiac events. However, pharmacological interventions aimed at reducing mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia (MSIMI) have not been well studied...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence and clinical characteristics of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 61:714-22. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and clinical characteristics of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia...
  4. doi request reprint Plasma omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and survival in patients with chronic heart failure and major depressive disorder
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Cardiovasc Transl Res 5:92-9. 2012
    ..1 unit) (HR 0.73, 95% CI 0.56-0.96) were significantly associated with survival of patients with HF and co-morbid MDD. The results suggest that low plasma omega-3 FA is a significant factor for reduced survival in HF patients with MDD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of anxiety and depression in patients with chronic heart failure
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Circulation 110:3452-6. 2004
    ..In a secondary analysis of data collected for a published study of depression and prognosis in patients with CHF, we examined the relations among anxiety, depression, and prognosis...
  6. pmc Characteristics of depression remission and its relation with cardiovascular outcome among patients with chronic heart failure (from the SADHART-CHF Study)
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:545-51. 2011
    ..5, Beck Depression Inventory scale 17.9 ± 6.5 vs 20.3 ± 7.2, p <0.001 for the 2 comparisons). In conclusion, this study indicates that remission from depression may improve the cardiovascular outcome of patients with heart failure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant therapy in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 150:871-81. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Acute psychotic disorder after gastric bypass surgery: differential diagnosis and treatment
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:15-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Impacts of depression and emotional distress on cardiac disease
    Wei Jiang
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 75:S20-5. 2008
    ..Early evidence suggests that antidepressant therapy with SSRIs may be associated with improved cardiac outcomes in depressed cardiac patients, but further study is needed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depressive symptoms and long-term mortality in patients with heart failure
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 154:102-8. 2007
    ..The study sought to assess the association of depressive symptoms and long-term mortality of patients with HF and to explore the prognostic predictability of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) scale for patients with HF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Should selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors be prescribed to all patients with ischemic heart disease?
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, PO Box 3366, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:202-9. 2004
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  12. pmc Safety and efficacy of sertraline for depression in patients with CHF (SADHART-CHF): a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of sertraline for major depression with congestive heart failure
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 156:437-44. 2008
    ..The impact of sertraline on the prognosis and depression of patients with chronic heart failure (HF) and comorbid major depressive disorder (MDD) is unknown...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship of depression to increased risk of mortality and rehospitalization in patients with congestive heart failure
    W Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1849-56. 2001
    ..Patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) may have a high prevalence of depression, which may increase the risk of adverse outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Effects of pregabalin on heart rate variability in patients with painful diabetic neuropathy
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:207-13. 2011
    ..In conclusion, 4-week pregabalin treatment improved HRV in patients with painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Trial Registration: NCT00573261 (clinicaltrials.gov)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Depression and ischemic heart disease: overview of the evidence and treatment implications
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3366, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:47-54. 2003
    ..In this article, the authors review the evidence that depression is a risk factor for ischemic heart disease and examine the efficacy and safety of depression treatments in patients with ischemic heart disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Depression and increased myocardial ischemic activity in patients with ischemic heart disease
    Wei Jiang
    Departments of Department ofPsychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 146:55-61. 2003
    ..The observed inverse association between higher level of depressive symptoms and ischemic activity needs to be further assessed in large samples...
  17. pmc Responses of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia to escitalopram treatment: background, design, and method for the Responses of Mental Stress Induced Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment trial
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 163:20-6. 2012
    ..Depression is a risk factor of MSIMI. The REMIT trial investigates whether selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) treatment can improve MSIMI. The rationale and outline of the study are described...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of mental stress on myocardial ischemia during daily life
    E C Gullette
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 277:1521-6. 1997
    ..To determine the relative risk of myocardial ischemia triggered by specific emotions during daily life...
  19. pmc Safety and efficacy of sertraline for depression in patients with heart failure: results of the SADHART-CHF (Sertraline Against Depression and Heart Disease in Chronic Heart Failure) trial
    CHRISTOPHER M O'CONNOR
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:692-9. 2010
    ..The objective was to test the hypothesis that heart failure (HF) patients treated with sertraline will have lower depression scores and fewer cardiovascular events compared with placebo...
  20. doi request reprint Antidepressant use, depression, and survival in patients with heart failure
    CHRISTOPHER M O'CONNOR
    Department of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, 2400 N Pratt St, Box 3356, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2232-7. 2008
    ..Because depression has also been shown to be associated with increased mortality in these patients, it remains unclear if this association is attributable to the use of antidepressants or to depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint The association between depression and chronic kidney disease and mortality among patients hospitalized with congestive heart failure
    S Susan Hedayati
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:207-15. 2004
    ..The point prevalence of depression and its relationship to poor outcomes among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) has not been fully characterized...
  22. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled, trial of controlled release paroxetine in fibromyalgia
    Ashwin A Patkar
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27704, USA
    Am J Med 120:448-54. 2007
    ..We investigated the efficacy and tolerability of paroxetine controlled release, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor in fibromyalgia...
  23. ncbi request reprint Depression and ischemic heart disease: what have we learned so far and what must we do in the future?
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 150:54-78. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Emotional responsivity and transient myocardial ischemia
    R A Carels
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 67:605-10. 1999
    ..These results suggest that emotional responsivity may represent an individual difference characteristic that is associated with an increased likelihood of exhibiting myocardial ischemia in both the laboratory and the real-world setting...
  25. ncbi request reprint Depression and ischemic heart disease: what have we learned from clinical trials?
    Sarah Rivelli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 22:286-91. 2007
    ..Discuss the interplay of depression and ischemic heart disease. Studies demonstrate high prevalence of depression and its negative impact among patients with ischemic heart disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of patients taking selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors before coronary artery bypass grafting
    Glen L Xiong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:42-7. 2006
    ..26 to 1.70, p <0.0001, respectively). In conclusion, SSRI use before CABG was associated with a higher risk of long-term post-CABG mortality and rehospitalization. The explanation behind these findings requires further research...
  27. doi request reprint Safety of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use prior to coronary artery bypass grafting
    Glen L Xiong
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Cardiol 33:E94-8. 2010
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have been shown to increase bleeding risks. This study examined the association of perioperative coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) bleeding risks and SSRI use prior to CABG...
  28. ncbi request reprint Depression and heart disease: evidence of a link, and its therapeutic implications
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27707, USA
    CNS Drugs 16:111-27. 2002
    ..In addition, no research has addressed whether the treatment of depression in patients with heart disease will improve their prognosis...
  29. doi request reprint Inhibition of MPEP on the development of morphine antinociceptive tolerance and the biosynthesis of neuronal nitric oxide synthase in rat spinal cord
    Tao Xu
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Sixth Affiliated People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, 600 Yi Shan Road, Shanghai 200233, China
    Neurosci Lett 436:214-8. 2008
    ..The synergistic effect which seems to exist between mGluRs and iGluRs may also contribute to this phenomenon...
  30. ncbi request reprint Patients with CHF and depression have greater risk of mortality and morbidity than patients without depression
    Wei Jiang
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:919-21. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint [Clinical observation on quality of life in coronary artery bypass grafting patients treated according to syndrome differentiation of TCM]
    Xin min Ruan
    Heart Center, Guangdong Provincial Hospital of TCM, Guangzhou 510105
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 23:804-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical effect and quality of life (QOL) in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) patients treated according to syndrome differentiation of TCM...
  32. ncbi request reprint The unfolded protein response modulates disease severity in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease
    Cherie M Southwood
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neuron 36:585-96. 2002
    ..Thus, PMD represents the first member of a novel class of disparate degenerative diseases for which UPR activation and signaling is the common pathogenic mechanism...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of adrenomedullin on cell proliferation in rat adventitia induced by aldosterone
    Wei Jiang
    Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing 100034, China
    J Hypertens 22:1953-61. 2004
    ..We examined the effect of aldosterone on ADM production and secretion and its mRNA expression in rat aortic adventitia to study the paracrine/autocrine interaction between endogenous ADM and aldosterone...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mild hypothermia protects against sodium taurocholate (NaTc)-induced acute pancreatitis in rats with adverse effects on serum cytokines
    Xuemin Wang
    Department of Intensive Care Unit, Shanghai 6th Municipal Hospital, Medical College of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    Pancreas 30:e80-6. 2005
    ..To test the effect of mild hypothermia in reducing pancreatic damage and improving the survival of acute hemorrhagic and necrotic pancreatitis (AHNP) in rats...
  35. ncbi request reprint Block-based neural networks for personalized ECG signal classification
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 2100, USA
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 18:1750-61. 2007
    ..1%) and supraventricular ectopic beats (96.6%) patterns for heartbeat monitoring, being a significant improvement over previously reported electrocardiogram (ECG) classification results...
  36. ncbi request reprint In vitro permeability of round window membrane to transforming dexamethasone with delivery vehicles--a dosage estimation
    Jian Jun Sun
    Center of Otolaryngology of PLA, Naval General Hospital, Beijing 100037, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 120:2284-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to use biodegradable vehicles to release dexamethasone in the round window membrane application...
  37. pmc Endothelial cysteinyl leukotriene 2 receptor expression mediates myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Wei Jiang
    Department of Physiology, 433 Botterell Hall, Stuart St, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Canada
    Am J Pathol 172:592-602. 2008
    ....
  38. pmc Activation of platelet-activating factor receptor and pleiotropic effects on tyrosine phospho-EGFR/Src/FAK/paxillin in ovarian cancer
    Margarita Aponte
    Laboratory of Gynecologic Oncology and Epidemiology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Res 68:5839-48. 2008
    ..We suggest that PAFR is an essential upstream target of Src and other signal pathways to control the PAF-mediated cancer progression...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Study on TCM syndrome differentiation rules in coronary artery bypass grafting patients during peri-operation period]
    Wei Jiang
    Heart Center, Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou 510120
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 26:597-9. 2006
    ..To study the TCM syndrome differentiation rules in coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) patients during peri-operation period...
  40. doi request reprint TTX-R Na+ current-reduction by celecoxib correlates with changes in PGE(2) and CGRP within rat DRG neurons during acute incisional pain
    Ke Ma
    The Anesthesiology Department of Shanghai Sixth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, 600 Yi Shan Road, Shanghai 200233, People s Republic of China
    Brain Res 1209:57-64. 2008
    ..05). This study indicates that: 1) celecoxib can inhibit TTX-R sodium channel current density in rat DRG neurons; 2) PGE2 and CGRP participate in celecoxib's analgesic effect on acute incisional pain...
  41. ncbi request reprint [Clinical efficacy of treatment for regulating Pi and protecting Xin in treating patients after coronary artery bypass grafting and its effect on patients' quality of life]
    Xin min Ruan
    Heart Center, Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 26:28-32. 2006
    ..To evaluate the clinical efficacy of treatment for regulating Pi and protecting Xin (abbr. as CHM) and its effect on quality of life (QOL) in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)...