John W Denninger
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Somatic symptoms in outpatients with major depressive disorder treated with fluoxetineJohn W Denninger
Massachusetts General Hospital, Depression Clinical and Research Program, Dept of Psychiatry, 50 Staniford St, Suite 401, Boston, MA 02114 2541, USA
Psychosomatics 47:348-52. 2006..Taken together, these findings suggest that developing treatment strategies that successfully target somatic symptoms of depression may further improve the ability to treat depression to remission...
- Changes in depressive symptoms and social functioning in the sequenced treatment alternatives to relieve depression studyJohn W Denninger
Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 151 Merrimac Street, Boston, MA 02114 4717, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 199:807-10. 2011..In this large real-world sample of outpatients treated using citalopram, changes in depressive symptoms do not entirely explain improvements in social functioning...
- Psychosocial functioning during the treatment of major depressive disorder with fluoxetineGeorge I Papakostas
Department of Psychiatry, Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:507-11. 2004..Therefore, studying the impact of treatment on psychosocial functioning in MDD could help further improve the standard of care...
- The treatment of depressed chinese americans using qigong in a health care setting: a pilot studyAlbert Yeung
Benson Henry Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, One Bowdoin Square, 6 F, Boston, MA 02114, USA South Cove Community Health Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:168784. 2013..Conclusions. The Qigong intervention provided at a health care setting for the treatment of primary care patients with MDD is feasible. Further studies with larger sample sizes are warranted...
- Treatment-related adverse events and outcome in a clinical trial of fluoxetine for major depressive disorderGeorge I Papakostas
Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Ann Clin Psychiatry 15:187-92. 2003..These findings failed to reveal any relationship between side effects and treatment outcome for patients with MDD enrolled in an 8-week, 20 mg, fixed dose, open trial of fluoxetine...
- Frontal EEG predictors of treatment outcome in major depressive disorderDan V Iosifescu
Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, United States
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:772-7. 2009..To investigate the role of frontal EEG as predictor of clinical response to SSRIs or venlafaxine in major depressive disorder (MDD)...
- Feasibility and utility of positive psychology exercises for suicidal inpatientsJeff C Huffman
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 36:88-94. 2014..The objective was to assess the feasibility and acceptability of nine positive psychology exercises delivered to patients hospitalized for suicidal thoughts or behaviors, and to secondarily explore the relative impact of the exercises...
- Relaxation response induces temporal transcriptome changes in energy metabolism, insulin secretion and inflammatory pathwaysManoj K Bhasin
Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e62817. 2013..Mitochondrial resiliency might also be promoted by RR-induced downregulation of NF-κB-associated upstream and downstream targets that mitigates stress...
- Tai chi treatment for depression in Chinese Americans: a pilot studyAlbert 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...
- Development of a positive psychology intervention for patients with acute cardiovascular diseaseJeff C Huffman
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Heart Int 6:e14. 2011..Future studies should further develop this promising intervention and examine its impact on psychological and medical outcomes in this vulnerable population of cardiac patients. ..