Robert N Jamison

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factor assessment for problematic use of opioids for chronic pain
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 27:60-80. 2013
  2. pmc Relationship of negative affect and outcome of an opioid therapy trial among low back pain patients
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pain Pract 13:173-81. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Integrating pain management in clinical practice
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 19:49-64. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Do pain patients at high risk for substance misuse experience more pain? A longitudinal outcomes study
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Departments of Anesthesia and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Pain Med 10:1084-94. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Validation of the short-form interactive computerized quality of life scale (ICQOL-SF)
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Pain Med 8:243-50. 2007
  6. pmc Gender differences in risk factors for aberrant prescription opioid use
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Departments of Anesthesia and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    J Pain 11:312-20. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Pain assessment in patients with low back pain: comparison of weekly recall and momentary electronic data
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Pain 7:192-9. 2006
  8. pmc Substance misuse treatment for high-risk chronic pain patients on opioid therapy: a randomized trial
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Management Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Pain 150:390-400. 2010
  9. pmc Reliability of a preliminary 3-D pain mapping program
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Pain Management Center, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Pain Med 12:344-51. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Computerized dynamic assessment of pain: comparison of chronic pain patients and healthy controls
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pain Med 5:168-77. 2004

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Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factor assessment for problematic use of opioids for chronic pain
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 27:60-80. 2013
    ..Finally we briefly discuss the effect of opiate analgesics on cognition and review some intervention strategies for chronic pain patients...
  2. pmc Relationship of negative affect and outcome of an opioid therapy trial among low back pain patients
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pain Pract 13:173-81. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Integrating pain management in clinical practice
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 19:49-64. 2012
    ..Finally, we offer a future look at the role of integrating pain management in clinical practice in the psychological assessment and treatment for persons with chronic pain...
  4. doi request reprint Do pain patients at high risk for substance misuse experience more pain? A longitudinal outcomes study
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Departments of Anesthesia and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Pain Med 10:1084-94. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine differences over time on a number of measures among chronic pain patients who were classified as high or low risk for opioid misuse based on scores on the SOAPP...
  5. ncbi request reprint Validation of the short-form interactive computerized quality of life scale (ICQOL-SF)
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Pain Med 8:243-50. 2007
    ..To evaluate the concurrent validity of the short form of an interactive computerized quality of life (ICQOL-SF) measure for patients with chronic pain...
  6. pmc Gender differences in risk factors for aberrant prescription opioid use
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain Management Center, Departments of Anesthesia and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    J Pain 11:312-20. 2010
    ..These results suggest that risk factors associated with prescription opioid misuse may differ between men and women...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pain assessment in patients with low back pain: comparison of weekly recall and momentary electronic data
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Pain 7:192-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that, among many individuals, weekly recalled pain might be just as useful as momentary data collected through electronic data entry...
  8. pmc Substance misuse treatment for high-risk chronic pain patients on opioid therapy: a randomized trial
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Management Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Pain 150:390-400. 2010
    ..05). The results of this study demonstrate support for the benefits of a brief behavioral intervention in the management of opioid compliance among chronic back pain patient at high-risk for prescription opioid misuse...
  9. pmc Reliability of a preliminary 3-D pain mapping program
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Pain Management Center, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Pain Med 12:344-51. 2011
    ..The objective of this preliminary investigation was to evaluate the test-retest reliability of a new pain assessment method referred to as 3-D pain mapping...
  10. ncbi request reprint Computerized dynamic assessment of pain: comparison of chronic pain patients and healthy controls
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pain Med 5:168-77. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to test the feasibility and discriminant validity of a dynamic computer-administered program for the assessment of pain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of dronabinol as an adjuvant treatment for chronic pain patients on opioid therapy
    Sanjeet Narang
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain 9:254-64. 2008
    ..The incidence of side effects was dose-related. Overall, the use of dronabinol was found to result in additional analgesia among patients taking opioids for chronic noncancer pain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patients with chronic pain on opioid therapy taking dronabinol: incidence of false negatives using radioimmunoassay
    Sanjeet Narang
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Opioid Manag 4:21-6. 2008
    ..Serum blood toxicology screens are believed to be important to monitor compliance and to identify levels of illicit substances in patients taking opioids for their chronic pain...
  13. pmc Does report of craving opioid medication predict aberrant drug behavior among chronic pain patients?
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin J Pain 25:193-8. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between the self-report of craving prescription medication and subsequent opioid misuse among chronic pain patients prescribed opioids for pain...
  14. pmc In-clinic use of electronic pain diaries: barriers of implementation among pain physicians
    Lisa D Marceau
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:391-404. 2010
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  15. pmc Craving of prescription opioids in patients with chronic pain: a longitudinal outcomes trial
    Ajay D Wasan
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain 13:146-54. 2012
    ..Targeting craving may be an important intervention to decrease misuse and improve prescription opioid compliance...
  16. pmc Retrospective accounts of initial subjective effects of opioids in patients treated for pain who do or do not develop opioid addiction: a pilot case-control study
    Corey M Bieber
    Inflexxion, Inc, Newton, MA, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:429-34. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Computer assessment and diagnostic classification of chronic pain patients
    David A Provenzano
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pain Med 8:S167-75. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of a computer assessment method to collect self-reports of pain that were then used in discriminant analyses to distinguish among chronic pain diagnoses...
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric history and psychologic adjustment as risk factors for aberrant drug-related behavior among patients with chronic pain
    Ajay D Wasan
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Clin J Pain 23:307-15. 2007
    ..To investigate the role of psychiatric history and psychologic adjustment on aberrant drug-related behavior among patients prescribed opioids for noncancer pain...
  19. ncbi request reprint Urine toxicology screening among chronic pain patients on opioid therapy: frequency and predictability of abnormal findings
    Edward Michna
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin J Pain 23:173-9. 2007
    ..To examine the incidence of abnormal urine toxicology screening among chronic pain patients prescribed opioids for their pain and to relate these results to patient descriptors and type, number, and dose of prescribed opioids...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interpreting urine drug tests: prevalence of morphine metabolism to hydromorphone in chronic pain patients treated with morphine
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pain Med 9:918-23. 2008
    ..We investigated whether hydromorphone may be a metabolite of morphine normally appearing in UDT of patients prescribed morphine...
  21. ncbi request reprint The association between psychopathology and placebo analgesia in patients with discogenic low back pain
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Pain Med 7:217-28. 2006
    ..We previously found that psychopathology is associated with increased placebo analgesia in this patient group...
  22. pmc Psychopathology predicts the outcome of medial branch blocks with corticosteroid for chronic axial low back or cervical pain: a prospective cohort study
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:22. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether high levels of psychopathology are predictive of pain relief after MBB injections in the lumbar or cervical spine...
  23. pmc Acute low back pain is marked by variability: An internet-based pilot study
    Pradeep Suri
    Division of PM and R, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:220. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Validation and clinical application of the Screener and Opioid Assessment for Patients with Pain (SOAPP)
    Hammam Akbik
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:287-93. 2006
    ..Preliminary support was found for the internal reliability and predictive validity of the SOAPP. Current limitations of the SOAPP and future directions for change are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of an interactive computer method for rating quality of life
    Gilbert J Fanciullo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pain Med 4:257-68. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the reliability and validity of an interactive computer method that assesses the quality of life of patients in chronic pain and healthy individuals...
  26. ncbi request reprint Predicting aberrant drug behavior in patients treated for chronic pain: importance of abuse history
    Edward Michna
    Pain Management Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:250-8. 2004
    ..05). This study demonstrates that questions about abuse history and legal problems can be useful in predicting aberrant drug-related behavior with opioid use in persons with chronic noncancer pain...
  27. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of pain drawings in identifying real or imagined pain: accuracy of pain professionals, nonprofessionals, and a decision model
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesia and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pain 5:476-82. 2004
    ..A decision model that makes decisions on the basis of the number of highlighted squares on the pain diagram can identify real pain drawings with greater accuracy than humans...
  28. pmc Alteration in pain modulation in women with persistent pain after lumpectomy: influence of catastrophizing
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 46:30-42. 2013
    ..Persistent pain is common after surgical treatment of breast cancer, but fairly little is known about the changes in sensory processing that accompany such pain syndromes...
  29. pmc Associations between daily chronic pain intensity, daily anger expression, and trait anger expressiveness: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pain 153:2352-8. 2012
    ..Trait anger regulation style may moderate associations between behavioral anger expression and chronic pain intensity...
  30. ncbi request reprint Assessment of efficacy of long-term opioid therapy in pain patients with substance abuse potential
    Srdjan S Nedeljkovic
    Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin J Pain 18:S39-51. 2002
    ..Finally, questions are posed for future investigations of the efficacy of opioid therapy for patients with chronic pain and a substance-abuse history...
  31. pmc Elevated pain sensitivity in chronic pain patients at risk for opioid misuse
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 0246, USA
    J Pain 12:953-63. 2011
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  32. doi request reprint Do implantable devices improve mood? Comparisons of chronic pain patients with or without an implantable device
    Robert N Jamison
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA Departments of Community and Family Medicine and Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA Psychological Applications, South Pomfret, VT, USA and Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Neuromodulation 11:260-6. 2008
    ..Future controlled trials are needed to establish the role that an implantable device plays in improving mood and quality of life...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis classification of SF-36 profiles for patients with spinal pain
    Gilbert J Fanciullo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2276-82. 2003
    ..A k-means cluster analysis of patients with spinal and radicular pain based on the SF-36 Health Survey scales...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological effects of long-term opioid use in chronic pain patients
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:913-21. 2003
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  35. ncbi request reprint Dealing with difficult patients in your pain practice
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 30:184-92. 2005
    ..Issues of comorbid psychopathology, hostility, suicidality, aberrant drug behavior, and chronic noncompliance are discussed. Specific recommendations are also given of the best ways to manage patients with difficult behavior...
  36. pmc The subjective psychoactive effects of oral dronabinol studied in a randomized, controlled crossover clinical trial for pain
    Mohammed A Issa
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital Behavioral Psychopharmacology Research Laboratory, McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Clin J Pain 30:472-8. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that when used for pain, dronabinol has psychoactive effects in a dose-response relationship, whose peak effects are comparable with smoking marijuana...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment psychosocial variables as predictors of outcomes following lumbar surgery and spinal cord stimulation: a systematic review and literature synthesis
    James Celestin
    Psychiatry Department, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pain Med 10:639-53. 2009
    ..However, it remains unclear which, if any, variables are most predictive of pain-related treatment outcomes...
  38. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic addiction in patients treated for acute or subacute pain: a systematic review
    Ajay D Wasan
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Opioid Manag 2:16-22. 2006
    ..1 percent)...
  39. pmc The association between negative affect and prescription opioid misuse in patients with chronic pain: the mediating role of opioid craving
    Marc O Martel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Pain 15:90-100. 2014
    ..The clinical implications of our findings are also discussed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of electronic vs. paper VAS ratings: a randomized, crossover trial using healthy volunteers
    Robert N Jamison
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain 99:341-7. 2002
    ..Multivariate analyses showed equivalent stimuli to be rated much the same whether entered on paper VAS or PTC touch screen VAS (P < 0.0001). Support was found for the validity of the computer version of the VAS scale...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association of anxiety and depression with reported disease severity in patients undergoing evaluation for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Ajay Wasan
    Pain Management Center, Department of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:491-7. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the impact of psychiatric comorbidity on symptom density and resource utilization in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)...
  42. pmc Implementation of a collaborative care management program with buprenorphine in primary care: A comparison between opioid-dependent patients and patients with chronic pain using opioids nonmedically
    Joji Suzuki
    Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Addiction Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Opioid Manag 10:159-68. 2014
    ..To implement a collaborative care management program with buprenorphine in a primary care clinic...
  43. doi request reprint Abuse-deterrent and tamper-resistant opioids: how valuable are novel formulations in thwarting non-medical use?
    Laura M Lourenço
    Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Deliv 10:229-40. 2013
    ..In recent years, attention has been given to the development of abuse-deterrent and tamper-resistant opioid formulations in light of concern over the growing misuse and abuse of opioids prescribed for the treatment of chronic pain...
  44. ncbi request reprint Validation of a screener and opioid assessment measure for patients with chronic pain
    Stephen F Butler
    Inflexxion, Inc, 320 Needham Street, Suite 100, Newton, MA 02464 1594, USA
    Pain 112:65-75. 2004
    ..These reliability and predictive validity results suggest that the SOAPP is a promising step toward screening risk potential for substance misuse among persons with chronic pain...
  45. pmc Development and validation of the Current Opioid Misuse Measure
    Stephen F Butler
    Inflexxion, Inc, Newton, MA 02464, USA
    Pain 130:144-56. 2007
    ..The COMM was found to have promise as a brief, self-report measure of current aberrant drug-related behavior. Further cross-validation and replication of these preliminary results is pending...
  46. ncbi request reprint Comment on Ballantyne and LaForge, Opioid dependence and addiction during opioid treatment of chronic pain. Pain 2007;129:235-55
    Robert N Jamison
    Pain 132:218-9; author reply 219. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint Electronic diaries as a tool to improve pain management: is there any evidence?
    Lisa D Marceau
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Pain Med 8:S101-9. 2007
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  48. pmc Validation of the revised Screener and Opioid Assessment for Patients with Pain (SOAPP-R)
    Stephen F Butler
    Inflexxion, Inc, Newton, Massachusetts 02464, USA
    J Pain 9:360-72. 2008
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