Matthew M Clark

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is usage of a wellness center associated with improved quality of life?
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:316-22. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of maintaining quality of life during radiotherapy for advanced cancer
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 119:880-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of smoking cessation self-help materials in a lung cancer screening population
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lung Cancer 44:13-21. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Weight concerns among male smokers
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1637-41. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse survivors and psychiatric hospitalization after bariatric surgery
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Obes Surg 17:465-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Body image treatment for weight concerned smokers: a pilot study
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1236-40. 2005
  7. pmc Motivational readiness for physical activity and quality of life in long-term lung cancer survivors
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
    Lung Cancer 61:117-22. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of weight concerns in a smoking abstinence clinical trial
    Matthew M Clark
    Mayo Clinic Mayo Building W11, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1144-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of caregivers of patients with advanced-stage cancer
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:185-91. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in patients with advanced-stage cancer actively receiving chemotherapy
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Cancer Treatment Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Support Oncol 5:487-93. 2007

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Publications76

  1. doi request reprint Is usage of a wellness center associated with improved quality of life?
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:316-22. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine the relationship between potential QOL change and use of a worksite wellness center during a 12-month period...
  2. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of maintaining quality of life during radiotherapy for advanced cancer
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 119:880-7. 2013
    ..Psychosocial interventions often address only 1 domain of quality of life (QOL), are offered to patients with early-stage cancer, do not include the caregiver, and are delivered after cancer treatment has been completed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of smoking cessation self-help materials in a lung cancer screening population
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lung Cancer 44:13-21. 2004
    ..Clearly, more investigation is warranted into how to tailor smoking interventions for cancer screening participants...
  4. ncbi request reprint Weight concerns among male smokers
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1637-41. 2004
    ..Motivation to quit smoking was found to be significantly lower in those with weight concerns (P < .001). Further investigation is needed to enable the tailoring of interventions for weight-concerned male smokers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse survivors and psychiatric hospitalization after bariatric surgery
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Obes Surg 17:465-9. 2007
    ..Some investigators have postulated that a history of being the victim of childhood sexual abuse may impact outcome of bariatric surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Body image treatment for weight concerned smokers: a pilot study
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1236-40. 2005
    ..At week 12, 7(35%) of the body image participants had 7-day point prevalence smoking abstinence, compared to 5(24%) of the participants in the weight management group (p=0.505)...
  7. pmc Motivational readiness for physical activity and quality of life in long-term lung cancer survivors
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
    Lung Cancer 61:117-22. 2008
    ..Physical activity level may have important QOL and symptom management benefits for long-term lung cancer survivors...
  8. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of weight concerns in a smoking abstinence clinical trial
    Matthew M Clark
    Mayo Clinic Mayo Building W11, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1144-52. 2006
    ..Additionally, being weight concerned may impact the short-term success rates of stopping smoking using pharmacotherapy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of caregivers of patients with advanced-stage cancer
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:185-91. 2006
    ..Further investigation is warranted in this area, including interventions specifically designed and targeted to both reduce caregiver burden and to improve caregiver QOL...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical activity in patients with advanced-stage cancer actively receiving chemotherapy
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Cancer Treatment Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Support Oncol 5:487-93. 2007
    ..Future research will investigate how these findings may be incorporated into physical activity interventions for advanced-stage oncology patients receiving medical treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Group and individual treatment strategies for distress in cancer patients
    Matthew M Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:1538-43. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors and 2-year outcome following bariatric surgery for weight loss
    Matthew M Clark
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Obes Surg 13:739-45. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between preoperative psychosocial factors and eventual weight loss...
  13. doi request reprint Stress level, health behaviors, and quality of life in employees joining a wellness center
    Matthew M Clark
    Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:21-5. 2011
    ..Purpose: Examine the relationship between stress level and quality of life at a worksite wellness center...
  14. doi request reprint Change in perceived stress, partner support, decisional balance, and self-efficacy following residential nicotine dependence treatment
    Steven C Ames
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Hematology and Oncology, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Addict Dis 27:73-82. 2008
    ..This study provides new information about how residential treatment impacts psychosocial factors considered to be important predictors of tobacco abstinence in outpatient settings...
  15. doi request reprint A pilot investigation of a multidisciplinary quality of life intervention for men with biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer
    Steven C Ames
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Psychooncology 20:435-40. 2011
    ..This pilot project evaluated the acceptability and estimated the effect size of a tailored multidisciplinary quality of life (MQOL) intervention for men who have biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relation between smoking cessation and receiving results from three annual spiral chest computed tomography scans for lung carcinoma screening
    Cynthia O Townsend
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 103:2154-62. 2005
    ..Perhaps, recommendations from multiple cancer screenings may promote smoking abstinence among individuals at high risk for lung carcinoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of life of geriatric cancer patients with a structured multidisciplinary intervention: a randomized controlled trial
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Palliat Support Care 5:107-14. 2007
    ..To examine the potential impact of elderly age on response to participation in a structured, multidisciplinary quality-of-life (QOL) intervention for patients with advanced cancer undergoing radiation therapy...
  18. pmc Health behaviors among cancer survivors receiving screening mammography
    Sarah M Rausch
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 35:22-31. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of cancer-related behavioral risk factors among female cancer survivors, relative to women without a previous diagnosis of cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is smoking related to body image satisfaction, stress, and self-esteem in young adults?
    Ivana T Croghan
    Nicotine Dependence Program, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:322-33. 2006
    ..To examine the association of smoking and gender with body image satisfaction, perceived stress, and self-esteem in young adults...
  20. doi request reprint Willingness of cancer patients to help family members to quit smoking
    Yolanda I Garces
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Psychooncology 20:724-9. 2011
    ..As a first step in this line of research, we sought to explore interest in playing a supportive role for smoking cessation as well as correlates of such interest among cancer survivors...
  21. pmc A controlled pharmacogenetic trial of sibutramine on weight loss and body composition in obese or overweight adults
    April B M Grudell
    Clinical Enteric Neuroscience Translational and Epidemiological Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Gastroenterology 135:1142-54. 2008
    ..Weight loss in response to sibutramine is highly variable. We assessed the association of specific markers of polymorphisms of candidate alpha2A adrenoreceptor, 5-HT transporter, and GNbeta3 genes and weight loss with sibutramine...
  22. ncbi request reprint Will improvement in quality of life (QOL) impact fatigue in patients receiving radiation therapy for advanced cancer?
    Paul Brown
    Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:52-8. 2006
    ..In this project, we examined the impact that participation in a randomized controlled trial of a multidisciplinary intervention designed to impact overall QOL had on fatigue for advanced cancer patients actively receiving treatment...
  23. ncbi request reprint Change in smoking status after spiral chest computed tomography scan screening
    Lisa Sanderson Cox
    Nicotine Research Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Cancer 98:2495-501. 2003
    ..The current study evaluated smoking behavior changes in current and former smokers after low-dose, fast spiral chest computed tomography scan (CT) screening for lung carcinoma...
  24. ncbi request reprint Role of a medical social worker in improving quality of life for patients with advanced cancer with a structured multidisciplinary intervention
    Janis J Miller
    Medial Social Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 25:105-19. 2007
    ..Outlined in this paper is the role of the medical social worker in a clinical trial, how education was provided and strategies for future interventions. doi:10.1300/J077v25n04_07...
  25. doi request reprint Therapeutic exercise during outpatient radiation therapy for advanced cancer: Feasibility and impact on physical well-being
    Andrea L Cheville
    Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:611-9. 2010
    ..To characterize the feasibility of delivering a structured physical therapy (PT) program as part of a multidisciplinary intervention to patients undergoing outpatient radiation therapy for advanced cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of quality of life in adults with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas
    Paul D Brown
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Neurooncol 76:283-91. 2006
    ..To assess baseline quality of life (QOL) and its prognostic importance for adults with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas, we analyzed QOL and outcome data prospectively collected in three phase II high-grade glioma protocols...
  27. pmc Feasibility of an exercise counseling intervention for depressed women smokers
    Kristin S Vickers
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, 200 First Street South West, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:985-95. 2009
    ..This pilot study investigated the feasibility of an exercise intervention for depressed female smokers (Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale [CES-D] score > or =16)...
  28. doi request reprint Sibutramine for weight gain attenuation during smoking cessation with varenicline: a pilot study
    Amit Sood
    General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1479-84. 2009
    ..Varenicline is the most effective medication for smoking cessation but does not prevent weight gain. Combining sibutramine and varenicline may facilitate smoking abstinence if weight gain is attenuated...
  29. doi request reprint Validity of weight loss to estimate improvement in body composition in individuals attending a wellness center
    Paulina Cruz
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:2274-9. 2011
    ..These results underscore the potential role of BC measurements in people attempting lifestyle changes...
  30. doi request reprint A prospective study of quality of life in adults with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas: comparison of patient and caregiver ratings of quality of life
    Paul D Brown
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:163-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether a caregiver can provide reliable proxy quality of life (QOL) ratings of their adult significant other with a newly diagnosed high-grade glioma...
  31. pmc A pessimistic explanatory style is prognostic for poor lung cancer survival
    Paul Novotny
    Cancer Center Statistics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 5:326-32. 2010
    ..Having a pessimistic outlook has been related to negative health behaviors and higher mortality. However, the construct has not been well explored in cancer populations...
  32. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking in female college students: the association of physical activity, weight concern, and depressive symptoms
    Kristin S Vickers
    Nicotine Dependence Center Research Program, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:133-40. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation and problem-solving to improve quality of life of patients with primary brain tumors: a pilot study
    Dona E C Locke
    Division of Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    J Support Oncol 6:383-91. 2008
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  34. ncbi request reprint Measuring spiritual quality of life in patients with cancer
    Mary E Johnson
    Department of Chaplain Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Support Oncol 5:437-42. 2007
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  35. ncbi request reprint Spiritual well-being and spiritual practices in elderly depressed psychiatric inpatients
    Katherine M Piderman
    Mayo College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Department of Chaplain Services, 200 First Street SW, EI 2 130, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 65:3:1-11. 2011
    ..Positive associations were found between SWB and QOL and negative associations between SWB and depression...
  36. ncbi request reprint Depressed versus nondepressed young adult tobacco users: differences in coping style, weight concerns and exercise level
    Kristin S Vickers
    Mayo Clinic, Nicotine Research Program, Section of Patient Education, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Health Psychol 22:498-503. 2003
    ..Multivariate logistic regression analysis indicated that higher maladaptive coping and lower level of exercise were significantly associated with depression among tobacco users...
  37. pmc Physical activity level and quality of life in long term lung cancer survivors
    Lise Solberg Nes
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55904, USA
    Lung Cancer 77:611-6. 2012
    ..Lung cancer is associated with a multitude of challenges, and lung cancer survivors report significantly lower quality of life (QOL) than other cancer survivors...
  38. pmc Quality of life and symptom burden among long-term lung cancer survivors
    Ping Yang
    Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 7:64-70. 2012
    ..The primary aim of this study was to conduct a 7-year longitudinal study in survivors of primary lung cancer which identified factors associated with either decline or improvement in QOL over time...
  39. pmc Validation of single-item linear analog scale assessment of quality of life in neuro-oncology patients
    Dona E C Locke
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona 85259, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:628-38. 2007
    ..The data suggest that the single-item LASA scales are valid for assessing QOL of cancer patients and are an appropriate alternative when a shorter instrument is warranted...
  40. doi request reprint Impact of bariatric surgery on quality of life, functional capacity, and symptoms in patients with heart failure
    William R Miranda
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Obes Surg 23:1011-5. 2013
    ..001); QoL (p < 0.01), frequency of exertional dyspnea (p = 0.01), and leg edema (p = 0.04) improved only in the BSx group. BSx induced weight loss and improved QoL and symptoms in morbidly obese patients with HF...
  41. doi request reprint Caregivers of patients with cancer fatigue: a high level of symptom burden
    Matthew M Clark
    1Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 31:121-5. 2014
    ..Given the level of fatigue reported by the caregivers of patients with cancer, if confirmed by other investigators in larger and more diverse samples, interventions targeting caregiver fatigue should be explored. ..
  42. doi request reprint Eating self-efficacy: development of a short-form WEL
    Gretchen E Ames
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Eat Behav 13:375-8. 2012
    ..968 and corresponding r(2) value of 0.937. Based on these findings, the 8-item WEL-SF appears to be a psychometrically valid measure of eating self-efficacy that accounts for 94% of the variability in the original version...
  43. pmc Relationship between deficits in overall quality of life and non-small-cell lung cancer survival
    Jeff A Sloan
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1498-504. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the prognostic value of QOL assessments with regard to OS in a large cohort of patients with lung cancer...
  44. ncbi request reprint Impacting quality of life for patients with advanced cancer with a structured multidisciplinary intervention: a randomized controlled trial
    Teresa A Rummans
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, and Medical Social Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:635-42. 2006
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  45. ncbi request reprint The benefits of pass-fail grading on stress, mood, and group cohesion in medical students
    Daniel E Rohe
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:1443-8. 2006
    ..To objectively measure the effect of a pass-fail grading system on stress, mood, group cohesion, and test anxiety in medical students...
  46. doi request reprint Spiritual quality of life in advanced cancer patients receiving radiation therapy
    Katherine M Piderman
    Department of Chaplain Services, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Psychooncology 23:216-21. 2014
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Does marital status impact survival and quality of life in patients with non-small cell lung cancer? Observations from the mayo clinic lung cancer cohort
    Aminah Jatoi
    Division of Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Oncologist 12:1456-63. 2007
    ..Previous studies have found that marriage is associated with longer survival and better quality of life among lung cancer patients. The present study used the Mayo Clinic Lung Cancer Cohort to re-examine this issue...
  48. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use outcomes among patients with lung cancer treated for nicotine dependence
    Lisa Sanderson Cox
    Nicotine Research Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3461-9. 2002
    ..This retrospective study examined the 6-month tobacco abstinence rate among lung cancer patients treated clinically for nicotine dependence...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' and patient advocates' perspectives on a novel information source: a qualitative study of the art of oncology, when the tumor is not the target
    Kristin S Vickers
    Section in Patient Education and Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:4013-20. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Interindividual variation in posture allocation: possible role in human obesity
    James A Levine
    Endocrine Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Science 307:584-6. 2005
    ..If obese individuals adopted the NEAT-enhanced behaviors of their lean counterparts, they might expend an additional 350 calories (kcal) per day...
  51. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use among long-term lymphoma survivors: a pilot study
    Thomas M Habermann
    Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Hematol 84:795-8. 2009
    ..The use of potential agents of risk by the survivors and the lack of access to potentially beneficial modalities highlights the need for further study of CAM in this population...
  52. pmc Preferred roles in treatment decision making among patients with cancer: a pooled analysis of studies using the Control Preferences Scale
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:688-96. 2010
    ..To collect normative data, assess differences between demographic groups, and indirectly compare US and Canadian medical systems relative to patient expectations of involvement in cancer treatment decision making...
  53. doi request reprint Impact of a structured multidisciplinary intervention on quality of life of older adults with advanced cancer
    Megan M Chock
    Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:2077-86. 2013
    ..In this project, the QOL differences between older adult (age 65+) and younger adult (age 18-64) advanced cancer patients in response to a multidisciplinary intervention designed to improve QOL were examined...
  54. doi request reprint Does gender influence outcomes from a multidisciplinary intervention for quality of life designed for patients with advanced cancer?
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Support Care Cancer 21:2485-90. 2013
    ..It has been well documented that there are gender differences in the symptoms associated with cancer treatment. This study explores the impact of gender on QOL for patients with newly diagnosed advanced cancer...
  55. ncbi request reprint Association of optimism-pessimism with quality of life in patients with head and neck and thyroid cancers
    Simon Kung
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:1545-52. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between optimism-pessimism and quality of life (QOL) in survivors of head and neck and thyroid cancers...
  56. doi request reprint Improvement of quality of life in hospitalized depressed elderly
    Maria I Lapid
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:485-95. 2011
    ..Our purpose was to assess the quality of life (QOL) of depressed psychiatrically hospitalized elderly patients, examine the association of QOL and depression, and explore any QOL differences related to electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Teaching motivational interviewing to first-year medical students to improve counseling skills in health behavior change
    Maria K Poirier
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 79:327-31. 2004
    ..To examine the effectiveness of motivational interviewing training on improving medical students' knowledge of and confidence in their ability to counsel patients regarding health behavior change...
  58. ncbi request reprint Alteration of gastric functions and candidate genes associated with weight reduction in response to sibutramine
    Maria I Vazquez Roque
    Clinical Enteric Neuroscience Translational and Epidemiological Research Group, Gastroenterology Research Unit, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:829-37. 2007
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Motivational improvements for health behavior change from wellness coaching
    Emily A Mettler
    Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:83-91. 2014
    ..To identify client priorities prior to wellness coaching, and examine motivational improvements for health behaviors on follow-up...
  60. pmc Spiritual well-being in lung cancer survivors
    Marlene H Frost
    Mayo Clinic Rochester, 200 First Street SW, Charlton, 6, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Support Care Cancer 21:1939-46. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to examine the SWB of individuals with a diagnosis of lung cancer, to assess the stability of SWB over time, and to identify the factors associated with SWB...
  61. ncbi request reprint Self-reported weight, weight goals, and weight control strategies of a midwestern population
    Thomas E Kottke
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:114-21. 2002
    ..To elicit from individuals in a population their current weight and height, weight goals, and weight control strategies to aid in design of effective interventions to prevent and treat obesity...
  62. pmc Effect of alginate on satiation, appetite, gastric function, and selected gut satiety hormones in overweight and obesity
    Suwebatu T Odunsi
    Division of Biomedical Statistics and Bioinformatics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1579-84. 2010
    ..Alginate treatment for a period of 10 days showed no effect on gastric motor functions, satiation, appetite, or gut hormones. These results question the use of short-term alginate treatment for weight loss...
  63. pmc Gastric antral injections of botulinum toxin delay gastric emptying but do not reduce body weight
    Mark Topazian
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:145-50.e1. 2013
    ..Gastric injections of botulinum toxin A (BTA) have been reported to delay gastric emptying, increase satiation, and reduce body weight, but there are few data from randomized, placebo-controlled studies...
  64. ncbi request reprint Assessment and preparation of patients for bariatric surgery
    Maria L Collazo-Clavell
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:S11-7. 2006
    ..The psychiatric and psychological assessment identifies factors that may influence long-term success in maintaining weight loss and prepares the patient for the lifestyle changes needed both before and after surgery...
  65. doi request reprint Investigation of antidepressant medication usage after bariatric surgery
    Julie L Cunningham
    Department of Pharmacy, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Obes Surg 22:530-5. 2012
    ..While extensive documentation exists on the impact of weight loss surgery on reductions in cardiac, diabetic, and hypertensive medications, little is known about the impact of bariatric surgery on the use of antidepressant medications...
  66. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of men with biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer
    Steven C Ames
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:17-34. 2008
    ..In contrast to the qualitative data, participants rated their mood as favorable on the quantitative measures. Data were used to guide development of a novel QOL intervention...
  67. ncbi request reprint Treatment of obesity
    Warren G Thompson
    Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicne, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:93-101; quiz 101-2. 2007
    ..Medication and surgical approaches may be appropriate as well. This review outlines the evidence for each approach, suggests how primary care physicians can best help obese patients, and provides practical tips for weight loss...
  68. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of quality of life in adults with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas: the impact of the extent of resection on quality of life and survival
    Paul D Brown
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:495-504; discussion 495-504. 2005
    ..To describe the quality of life (QOL) over time for adults with newly diagnosed high-grade gliomas and to examine the relationship between QOL and outcome data collected in three prospective cooperative group clinical trials...
  69. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery: a primer for eating disorder professionals
    Donald E McAlpine
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 18:304-17. 2010
    ..We will review these issues with a focus on issues relevant to eating disorders professionals...
  70. pmc Physician diagnosis of overweight status predicts attempted and successful weight loss in patients with cardiovascular disease and central obesity
    Siddharth Singh
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am Heart J 160:934-42. 2010
    ..We undertook this analysis to evaluate the effect of motivational factors, and clinical factors, including physician diagnosis of overweight, on weight loss in patients with CVD and central obesity in the United States...
  71. ncbi request reprint Clinical management after bariatric surgery: value of a multidisciplinary approach
    M Molly McMahon
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:S34-45. 2006
    ..We present our multidisciplinary approach to postoperative care that is provided after bariatric surgery and that builds on our presurgical evaluation...
  72. pmc Identification and treatment of eating disorders in the primary care setting
    Leslie A Sim
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:746-51. 2010
    ..This review also focuses on practical issues faced by primary care physicians in the management of these conditions and other issues central to the care of these complex patients with medical and psychiatric comorbid conditions...
  73. ncbi request reprint Psychological and fitness changes associated with exercise participation among women with breast cancer
    Bernardine M Pinto
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, USA
    Psychooncology 12:118-26. 2003
    ..Reductions in distress were also noted in the exercise group, but these were nonsignificant. At post-treatment, there were modest improvements in fitness in the exercise group...
  74. ncbi request reprint A couple with cancer: conflicting wishes, joint decisions
    Bogda Koczwara
    Department of Oncology, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 21:174-6. 2003
  75. ncbi request reprint Motivation to modify lifestyle risk behaviors in women treated for breast cancer
    Bernardine M Pinto
    Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:122-9. 2002
    ..To determine motivators of health behaviors (relevant to risk for chronic disease and cancer recurrence) after a cancer diagnosis...
  76. ncbi request reprint Reported distress associated with concern about a cigarette smoker
    Janet L Thomas
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1895-903. 2006
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Research Grants1

  1. Body Image Treatment for Weight Concerned Smokers
    Matthew Clark; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Dependent measures include 7-day point prevalence smoking abstinence confirmed with expired air carbon monoxide, and self-report measures of body image satisfaction and weight concerns. ..