Lisa Ann Conboy

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Qualitative evaluation of a high school yoga program: feasibility and perceived benefits
    Lisa A Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Biomedicine, New England School of Acupuncture, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Explore (NY) 9:171-80. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of Gulf War Illness
    Lisa Conboy
    New England School of Acupuncture, 150 California Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:557-62. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Moving beyond health to flourishing: the effects of yoga teacher training
    L A Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:788-95. 2010
  4. pmc Which patients improve: characteristics increasing sensitivity to a supportive patient-practitioner relationship
    Lisa Ann Conboy
    Harvard Medical School, Osher Research Center, Boston, MA United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:479-84. 2010
  5. pmc Ayurveda and Panchakarma: measuring the effects of a holistic health intervention
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 9:272-80. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A qualitative analysis of adolescents' experiences of active and sham Japanese-style acupuncture protocols administered in a clinical trial
    Lisa Conboy
    New England School of Acupuncture, Newton, MA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:699-705. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between social factors and attitudes toward conventional and CAM practitioners
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Suite 22A, Second Floor West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 13:146-57. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic determinants of the utilization of specific types of complementary and alternative medicine: an analysis based on a nationally representative survey sample
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:977-94. 2005
  9. pmc Profile of minority and under-served patients using acupuncture
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Complement Ther Med 20:70-2. 2012
  10. pmc A treatment trial of acupuncture in IBS patients
    Anthony J Lembo
    The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Rabb Rose 1, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1489-97. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Qualitative evaluation of a high school yoga program: feasibility and perceived benefits
    Lisa A Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, and Department of Biomedicine, New England School of Acupuncture, Boston, MA Electronic address
    Explore (NY) 9:171-80. 2013
    ..These results suggest that school-based yoga programs may be appropriate for promoting healthy behaviors at a societal level by focusing on the prevention of negative patterns during the adolescent transition...
  2. doi request reprint The effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of Gulf War Illness
    Lisa Conboy
    New England School of Acupuncture, 150 California Street, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:557-62. 2012
    ..No published trials of acupuncture for the treatment of GWI exist. This trial is designed to both answer questions of the effectiveness of acupuncture for our entire sample, as well as subgroups with of individual presentations of GWI...
  3. doi request reprint Moving beyond health to flourishing: the effects of yoga teacher training
    L A Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:788-95. 2010
    ..This study adds to the growing literature focusing on interventions that move beyond relieving pathology to those that produce optimal functioning and human thriving...
  4. pmc Which patients improve: characteristics increasing sensitivity to a supportive patient-practitioner relationship
    Lisa Ann Conboy
    Harvard Medical School, Osher Research Center, Boston, MA United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:479-84. 2010
    ..These results converge with the results of the parent trial, implicating the importance of the social world in healing...
  5. pmc Ayurveda and Panchakarma: measuring the effects of a holistic health intervention
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 9:272-80. 2009
    ..As a program of behavior change, our preliminary results suggest that the complex intervention Panchakarma may be effective in assisting one's expected and reported adherence to new and healthier behavior patterns...
  6. doi request reprint A qualitative analysis of adolescents' experiences of active and sham Japanese-style acupuncture protocols administered in a clinical trial
    Lisa Conboy
    New England School of Acupuncture, Newton, MA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:699-705. 2008
    ..Qualitative research is one way to capture such complexity. This study sought to understand better the experiences of adolescents involved in acupuncture treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between social factors and attitudes toward conventional and CAM practitioners
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Suite 22A, Second Floor West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 13:146-57. 2007
    ..Some researchers theorize a relationship between social factors and attitudes toward providers, with CAM being more attractive to socially and economically marginalized groups...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic determinants of the utilization of specific types of complementary and alternative medicine: an analysis based on a nationally representative survey sample
    Lisa Conboy
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:977-94. 2005
    ..CAMs make up a heterogeneous group of practices. Although it is well established that sociodemographic factors impact the use of conventional medicine, it is unclear which, if any, influence the use of particular types of CAM...
  9. pmc Profile of minority and under-served patients using acupuncture
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Complement Ther Med 20:70-2. 2012
    ..Herein we report first visit data capturing patient profiles, types of conditions presented, and self-reports of their experience and satisfaction with acupuncture accessed at a free care clinic with in a large urban safety net hospital...
  10. pmc A treatment trial of acupuncture in IBS patients
    Anthony J Lembo
    The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Rabb Rose 1, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1489-97. 2009
    ..This study aimed to compare the effects of true and sham acupuncture in relieving symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  11. pmc Electrodermal measures of Jing-Well points and their clinical relevance in endometriosis-related chronic pelvic pain
    Andrew C Ahn
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive Suite 22A West, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1293-305. 2009
    ..To determine whether electrodermal measures at Jing-Well acupuncture points, "indicator" points located at the tips of fingers and toes are associated with clinical measures in adolescent women with chronic pelvic pain...
  12. doi request reprint A prospective investigation into the reasons why insured United States patients drop out of in vitro fertilization treatment
    Alice D Domar
    Boston IVF, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:1457-9. 2010
    ..To determine the primary reason why insured patients drop out of IVF treatment in the United States and to identify methods to decrease such behavior...