Peter Wayne

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Tai Chi for osteopenic women: design and rationale of a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Peter M Wayne
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, The Landmark Center, Suite 22 A, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:40. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Challenges inherent to t'ai chi research: part I--t'ai chi as a complex multicomponent intervention
    Peter M Wayne
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:95-102. 2008
  3. pmc Japanese-style acupuncture for endometriosis-related pelvic pain in adolescents and young women: results of a randomized sham-controlled trial
    Peter M Wayne
    Harvard Medical School, Osher Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 21:247-57. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Challenges inherent to t'ai chi research: part II-defining the intervention and optimal study design
    Peter M Wayne
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:191-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of Tai Chi on bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: a systematic review
    Peter M Wayne
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:673-80. 2007
  6. pmc Development of protocols for randomized sham-controlled trials of complex treatment interventions: Japanese acupuncture for endometriosis-related pelvic pain
    Rosa N Schnyer
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:515-22. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Tai chi treatment for depression in Chinese Americans: a pilot study
    Albert Yeung
    Benson Henry Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:863-70. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a Chinese medicine assessment measure: an interdisciplinary approach using the delphi method
    Rosa N Schnyer
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:1005-13. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of tai chi exercise on blood pressure: a systematic review
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School Osher Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:82-9. 2008
  10. pmc Tai chi exercise in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized clinical trial
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:750-7. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. pmc Tai Chi for osteopenic women: design and rationale of a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Peter M Wayne
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, The Landmark Center, Suite 22 A, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:40. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Challenges inherent to t'ai chi research: part I--t'ai chi as a complex multicomponent intervention
    Peter M Wayne
    Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:95-102. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Japanese-style acupuncture for endometriosis-related pelvic pain in adolescents and young women: results of a randomized sham-controlled trial
    Peter M Wayne
    Harvard Medical School, Osher Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 21:247-57. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Challenges inherent to t'ai chi research: part II-defining the intervention and optimal study design
    Peter M Wayne
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:191-7. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of Tai Chi on bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: a systematic review
    Peter M Wayne
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:673-80. 2007
    ..To evaluate the evidence for Tai Chi as an intervention to reduce rate of bone loss in postmenopausal women...
  6. pmc Development of protocols for randomized sham-controlled trials of complex treatment interventions: Japanese acupuncture for endometriosis-related pelvic pain
    Rosa N Schnyer
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:515-22. 2008
    ..The characteristics that define and differentiate JA from Chinese acupuncture styles add specific challenges to the operationalization of treatment protocols for use in clinical trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tai chi treatment for depression in Chinese Americans: a pilot study
    Albert Yeung
    Benson Henry Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:863-70. 2012
    ..This study examined the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of using tai chi for treating major depressive disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of a Chinese medicine assessment measure: an interdisciplinary approach using the delphi method
    Rosa N Schnyer
    New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:1005-13. 2005
    ..The diagnostic framework and clinical reasoning process in Chinese medicine emphasizes the contextual and qualitative nature of a patient's illness. Chinese medicine assessment data may help interpret clinical outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of tai chi exercise on blood pressure: a systematic review
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School Osher Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Cardiol 11:82-9. 2008
    ..No adverse effects were reported. Tai chi exercise may reduce BP and serve as a practical, nonpharmacologic adjunct to conventional hypertension management...
  10. pmc Tai chi exercise in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized clinical trial
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:750-7. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate whether tai chi, as an adjunct to standard care, improves functional capacity and quality of life in patients with HF...
  11. doi request reprint T'ai Chi exercise in patients with chronic heart failure
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Med Sport Sci 52:195-208. 2008
    ..To review the physiological and psychosocial effects of a 12-week T'ai Chi program (TC) in patients with heart failure (HF) as previously reported in a clinical trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of tai chi mind-body movement therapy on functional status and exercise capacity in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized controlled trial
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Med 117:541-8. 2004
    ..To examine the effects of a 12-week tai chi program on quality of life and exercise capacity in patients with heart failure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stop Hypertension with the Acupuncture Research Program (SHARP): clinical trial design and screening results
    Leslie A Kalish
    New England Research Institutes, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Control Clin Trials 25:76-103. 2004
    ..Initial contact was documented for 1442 prospective participants from March 2001 to April 2002; 424 provided informed consent and 192 were ultimately randomized...
  14. pmc Tai chi exercise for patients with cardiovascular conditions and risk factors: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:152-60. 2009
    ..To conduct a systematic review of the literature evaluating tai chi exercise as an intervention for patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD) or with CVD risk factors (CVDRF)...
  15. pmc Acupuncture for chemotherapy-induced neutropenia in patients with gynecologic malignancies: a pilot randomized, sham-controlled clinical trial
    Weidong Lu
    Leonard P Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:745-53. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of acupuncture administered during myelosuppressive chemotherapy on white blood cell (WBC) count and absolute neutrophil count (ANC) in patients with ovarian cancer...
  16. pmc Clinical applications of yoga for the pediatric population: a systematic review
    Gurjeet S Birdee
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Suite 22 AWest, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:212-220.e1-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the evidence for clinical applications of yoga among the pediatric population...
  17. doi request reprint Do "placebo responders" exist?
    Ted J Kaptchuk
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:587-95. 2008
    ..Finally, this paper proposes one model to rigorously investigate the stability of placebo responses...
  18. doi request reprint Electrical properties of acupuncture points and meridians: a systematic review
    Andrew C Ahn
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:245-56. 2008
    ..However, the preliminary findings are suggestive and offer future directions for research based on in-depth interpretation of the data...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc Tai chi exercise for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a pilot study
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Drive, Suite 22A, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Respir Care 55:1475-82. 2010
    ..To determine the feasibility of a randomized controlled trial of the effect of a tai chi program on quality of life and exercise capacity in patients with COPD...
  21. pmc Interaction of the onset of spring and elevated atmospheric CO2 on ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.) pollen production
    Christine A Rogers
    Exposure Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:865-9. 2006
    ..Overall, ragweed pollen production can be expected to increase significantly under predicted future climate conditions...
  22. pmc Enhancement of sleep stability with Tai Chi exercise in chronic heart failure: preliminary findings using an ECG-based spectrogram method
    Gloria Y Yeh
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep Med 9:527-36. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Correlated change in upper limb function and motor cortex activation after verum and sham acupuncture in patients with chronic stroke
    Judith D Schaechter
    Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:527-32. 2007
    ....
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adolescent endometriosis-related pelvic pain treated with acupuncture: two case reports
    Ellen Silver Highfield
    Integrative Therapies Team, Center for Families, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:317-22. 2006
    ..To date, there has been no published research investigating the use of acupuncture for adolescents with chronic pelvic pain and/or endometriosis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for upper-extremity rehabilitation in chronic stroke: a randomized sham-controlled study
    Peter M Wayne
    Research Department, New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:2248-55. 2005
    ..To compare the effects of traditional Chinese acupuncture with sham acupuncture on upper-extremity (UE) function and quality of life (QOL) in patients with chronic hemiparesis from stroke...
  27. ncbi request reprint Tai Chi for vestibulopathic balance dysfunction: a case study
    Peter M Wayne
    New England School of Acupuncture, Research Department, Watertown, MA, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:60-6. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Stop Hypertension with the Acupuncture Research Program (SHARP): results of a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Eric A Macklin
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, 9 Galen St, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Hypertension 48:838-45. 2006
    ..Active acupuncture provided no greater benefit than invasive sham acupuncture in reducing systolic or diastolic BP...
  29. ncbi request reprint Increasing research capacity at the New England School of Acupuncture through faculty and student research training initiatives
    Peter M Wayne
    New England School of Acupuncture NESA, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 14:52-8. 2008
    ..We discuss successes and challenges encountered in developing and administering these initiatives and the overall impact they have had on research culture and productivity at NESA...
  30. pmc T'ai chi and qigong for health: patterns of use in the United States
    Gurjeet S Birdee
    Osher Research Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:969-73. 2009
    ..Little is known in the United States about those who practice t'ai chi and qigong, two mind-body techniques that originated in Asia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Increasing research capacity at the New England School of Acupuncture: building grants management infrastructure
    Peter M Wayne
    New England School of Acupuncture NESA, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 14:56-64. 2008
    ..We highlight initiatives that have been successful, challenges we have encountered, and lessons we learned that may be relevant to other CAM institutions that may wish to develop a research program...
  32. pmc Acupuncture for dysphagia after chemoradiation therapy in head and neck cancer: a case series report
    Weidong Lu
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:284-90. 2010
    ..Dysphagia is a common side effect following chemoradiation therapy (CRT) in patients with head and neck cancer (HNC)...
  33. pmc Attitudes and interests toward research among students at two colleges of acupuncture and Oriental medicine
    Peter M Wayne
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School Osher Research Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Explore (NY) 6:22-8. 2010
    ..However, few attempts have been made to systematically evaluate AOM practitioners' perspectives on the value of research to their profession...
  34. ncbi request reprint Possible effects of acupuncture on atrial fibrillation and post-herpetic neuralgia--a case report
    Peter Valaskatgis
    New England School of Acupuncture, Newton, MA, USA
    Acupunct Med 26:51-6. 2008
    ..Further studies are warranted to further explore these observations of a possible effect of acupuncture on both atrial fibrillation and post-herpetic neuralgia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Can Tai Chi improve vestibulopathic postural control?
    Peter M Wayne
    Research Department, New England School of Acupuncture, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:142-52. 2004
    ..To evaluate the rationale and scientific support for Tai Chi as an intervention for vestibulopathy and to offer recommendations for future studies...
  36. ncbi request reprint In vitro fertilization and acupuncture: clinical efficacy and mechanistic basis
    Belinda J Anderson
    Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, New York, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:38-48. 2007
    ..To provide an overview of the use of acupuncture as an adjunct therapy for in vitro fertilization (IVF), including an evidence-based evaluation of its efficacy and safety and an examination of possible mechanisms of action...
  37. ncbi request reprint Standardization of individualized treatments in a randomized controlled trial of acupuncture for stroke rehabilitation
    Rosa N Schnyer
    J Altern Complement Med 12:106-9. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Tai Chi and vestibular rehabilitation effects on gaze and whole-body stability
    Chris A McGibbon
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, and Faculty of Kinesiology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 5A3
    J Vestib Res 14:467-78. 2004
    ..We conclude that GZS is most improved in those who receive VR, but that TC improves WBS and FFS without improving GZS, suggesting patients with VSP can rely on non-gaze related mechanisms to improve postural control...
  39. pmc Tai Chi and vestibular rehabilitation improve vestibulopathic gait via different neuromuscular mechanisms: preliminary report
    Chris A McGibbon
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB E3B5A3, Canada
    BMC Neurol 5:3. 2005
    ..Although VR and TC can benefit people with vestibulopathy, the degree to which gait improvements may be related to neuromuscular adaptations of the lower extremities for the two different therapies are unknown...

Research Grants3

  1. NESA Acupuncture Research Collaborative
    Peter Wayne; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The ultimate goal of our DCRC will be for NESA to play the lead role in the future submission of R01 and R21 proposals that build upon our developmental studies. ..
  2. NESA Acupuncture Research Collaborative
    Peter Wayne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The ultimate goal of our DCRC will be for NESA to play the lead role in the future submission of R01 and R21 proposals that build upon our developmental studies. ..
  3. Tai Chi for Osteopenic Women: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
    Peter Wayne; Fiscal Year: 2007
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