R H Schneider

Summary

Affiliation: Maharishi University of Management
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lower lipid peroxide levels in practitioners of the Transcendental Meditation program
    R H Schneider
    Center for Health and Aging Studies, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa 52557 1028, USA
    Psychosom Med 60:38-41. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioral treatment of hypertensive heart disease in African Americans: rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial
    R H Schneider
    Behav Med 27:83-95. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of stress reduction on carotid atherosclerosis in hypertensive African Americans
    A Castillo-Richmond
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, College of Maharishi Vedic Medicine, Fairfield, Iowa 52557, USA
    Stroke 31:568-73. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Maharishi Vedic vibration technology on chronic disorders and associated quality of life
    S I Nidich
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa 52557, USA
    Front Biosci 6:H1-6. 2001
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease prevention and health promotion with the transcendental meditation program and Maharishi consciousness-based health care
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:S4-15-26. 2006
  6. pmc Psychosocial stress and cardiovascular disease Part 2: effectiveness of the Transcendental Meditation program in treatment and prevention
    Kenneth G Walton
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Fairfield, IA 52556, USA
    Behav Med 28:106-23. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial stress and cardiovascular disease. Part 3: Clinical and policy implications of research on the transcendental meditation program
    Kenneth G Walton
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Behav Med 30:173-83. 2005
  8. pmc Long-term effects of stress reduction on mortality in persons > or = 55 years of age with systemic hypertension
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1060-4. 2005
  9. pmc A randomized controlled trial of stress reduction in African Americans treated for hypertension for over one year
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:88-98. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Lowering cortisol and CVD risk in postmenopausal women: a pilot study using the Transcendental Meditation program
    Kenneth G Walton
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, College of Maharishi Consciousness Based Health Care, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IA 52557, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:211-5. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. STRESS REDUCTION & CVD MORBIDITY & MORTALITY IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2001
  3. STRESS REDUCTION & PREVENTION OF HYPERTENSION IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. STRESS REDUCTION AND ATHEROSCLEROTIC CVD IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. STRESS REDUCTION AND CVD MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY IN BLACKS-II
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. ALEXANDER CENTER FOR CAM, MINORITY AGING AND CVD
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2004
  9. STRESS REDUCTION IN ELDERLY BLACKS WITH HYPERTENSION
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 1993

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Lower lipid peroxide levels in practitioners of the Transcendental Meditation program
    R H Schneider
    Center for Health and Aging Studies, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa 52557 1028, USA
    Psychosom Med 60:38-41. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavioral treatment of hypertensive heart disease in African Americans: rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial
    R H Schneider
    Behav Med 27:83-95. 2001
    ..This trial was designed to evaluate the hypothesis that a selected stress reduction technique is effective in reducing hypertension and hypertensive heart disease in African Americans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of stress reduction on carotid atherosclerosis in hypertensive African Americans
    A Castillo-Richmond
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, College of Maharishi Vedic Medicine, Fairfield, Iowa 52557, USA
    Stroke 31:568-73. 2000
    ..B-mode ultrasound is useful for the noninvasive evaluation of carotid atherosclerosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maharishi Vedic vibration technology on chronic disorders and associated quality of life
    S I Nidich
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa 52557, USA
    Front Biosci 6:H1-6. 2001
    ..000001), and disabling effects of the discomfort in daily activity (p<.000001), in addition to overall improvement in mental health (p<.000001) and vitality (p<.000125). Possible mechanisms of action are presented...
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease prevention and health promotion with the transcendental meditation program and Maharishi consciousness-based health care
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:S4-15-26. 2006
    ..This system may offer clinical and cost effectiveness advantages for health care, particularly in preventive cardiology...
  6. pmc Psychosocial stress and cardiovascular disease Part 2: effectiveness of the Transcendental Meditation program in treatment and prevention
    Kenneth G Walton
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Fairfield, IA 52556, USA
    Behav Med 28:106-23. 2002
    ..The magnitudes of these effects compare favorably with those of conventional interventions for secondary prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial stress and cardiovascular disease. Part 3: Clinical and policy implications of research on the transcendental meditation program
    Kenneth G Walton
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Behav Med 30:173-83. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Long-term effects of stress reduction on mortality in persons > or = 55 years of age with systemic hypertension
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:1060-4. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc A randomized controlled trial of stress reduction in African Americans treated for hypertension for over one year
    Robert H Schneider
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:88-98. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Lowering cortisol and CVD risk in postmenopausal women: a pilot study using the Transcendental Meditation program
    Kenneth G Walton
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, College of Maharishi Consciousness Based Health Care, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IA 52557, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:211-5. 2004
    ..Lower cortisol response to metabolic challenge may reflect improved endocrine regulation relevant to the disease-preventing effects of transcendental meditation in older women...
  11. pmc Review of controlled research on the transcendental meditation program and cardiovascular disease. Risk factors, morbidity, and mortality
    Kenneth G Walton
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, College of Maharishi Vedic Medicine, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Cardiol Rev 12:262-6. 2004
    ..Further randomized clinical trials are in progress with a focus on underserved minority populations...
  12. pmc Psychosocial stress and cardiovascular disease: pathophysiological links
    C Noel Bairey Merz
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Med 27:141-7. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of a multimodality natural medicine program on carotid atherosclerosis in older subjects: a pilot trial of Maharishi Vedic Medicine
    Jeremy Z Fields
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, College of Maharishi Vedic Medicine, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa 52557, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:952-8. 2002
    ..15 +/- 0.21, n = 20, p = 0.004) and for high-risk MVM subjects (n = 6, p = 0.01). These results show that this multimodality traditional approach can attenuate atherosclerosis in older subjects, particularly those with marked CHD risk...
  14. pmc Disease prevention and health promotion in the aging with a traditional system of natural medicine: Maharishi Vedic Medicine
    Robert H Schneider
    Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, College of Maharishi Vedic Medicine, USA
    J Aging Health 14:57-78. 2002
    ....
  15. pmc Stress reduction programs in patients with elevated blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Maxwell V Rainforth
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, 2100 Mansion Drive, Suite 211, Maharishi Vedic City, IA 52556, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 9:520-8. 2007
    ..Related data suggest improvements in other CVD risk factors and clinical outcomes...
  16. pmc Neuroimaging of meditation's effect on brain reactivity to pain
    David W Orme-Johnson
    Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA
    Neuroreport 17:1359-63. 2006
    ..The results suggest that the Transcendental Meditation technique longitudinally reduces the affective/motivational dimension of the brain's response to pain...

Research Grants41

  1. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..However, there are several minor study design issues that all appear remediable. Overall enthusiasm for this application remains high. ..
  2. STRESS REDUCTION & CVD MORBIDITY & MORTALITY IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If successful, this study will demonstrate the efficacy and feasibility of a behavioral stress reduction method in preventing CVD morbidity and mortality and improving quality of life in this high risk, underserved minority population. ..
  3. STRESS REDUCTION & PREVENTION OF HYPERTENSION IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Also, a model of the pathways through which components of stressful experience affect high BP in African Americans will be tested. ..
  4. STRESS REDUCTION AND ATHEROSCLEROTIC CVD IN BLACKS
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this clinical trial will yield valuable new knowledge for the prevention of CVD through behavioral means in high risk African Americans. ..
  5. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..However, there are several minor study design issues that all appear remediable. Overall enthusiasm for this application remains high. ..
  6. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..However, there are several minor study design issues that all appear remediable. Overall enthusiasm for this application remains high. ..
  7. STRESS REDUCTION AND CVD MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY IN BLACKS-II
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of this unique long-term study will contribute critical new knowledge for the elimination of racial and ethnic diparities in health. ..
  8. ALEXANDER CENTER FOR CAM, MINORITY AGING AND CVD
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In conclusion, the Alexander Center will provide a unique and well- established platform for evaluation and translation of CAM modalities for the prevention of CVD in high risk older African Americans. ..
  9. STRESS REDUCTION IN ELDERLY BLACKS WITH HYPERTENSION
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..If successful, this study will demonstrate the efficacy of new behavioral methods to reduce hypertension and improve quality of life and treatment compliance in this high-risk and underserved older minority population...