Jeffrey Borckardt

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A pilot study of the tolerability and effects of high-definition transcranial direct current stimulation (HD-tDCS) on pain perception
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Pain 13:112-20. 2012
  2. pmc Development and evaluation of a portable sham transcranial magnetic stimulation system
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 1:52-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient safety in psychiatric settings
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:355-61. 2007
  4. pmc Fifteen minutes of left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation acutely increases thermal pain thresholds in healthy adults
    Jeffery J Borckardt
    Depart of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Manag 12:287-90. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Clinical practice as natural laboratory for psychotherapy research: a guide to case-based time-series analysis
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am Psychol 63:77-95. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A parametric control chart adjustment for handling serial dependence in health care quality data
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:154-61. 2008
  7. pmc Focal electrically administered therapy: device parameter effects on stimulus perception in humans
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Psychiatry Department, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J ECT 25:91-8. 2009
  8. pmc A pilot study investigating the effects of fast left prefrontal rTMS on chronic neuropathic pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Pain Med 10:840-9. 2009
  9. pmc Significant analgesic effects of one session of postoperative left prefrontal cortex repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: a replication study
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 1:122-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of transcranial direct current stimulation for decreasing post-ERCP pain: a randomized, sham-controlled, pilot study
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:1158-64. 2011

Research Grants

  1. TMS Effects on Pain Perception
    Jeffrey Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. TMS in the Management of Postoperative Pain
    Jeffrey Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. TMS in the Management of Postoperative Pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2010

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Publications44

  1. doi request reprint A pilot study of the tolerability and effects of high-definition transcranial direct current stimulation (HD-tDCS) on pain perception
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Pain 13:112-20. 2012
    ..Future studies are warranted to investigate HD-tDCS in other applications, and to examine further its potential to affect pain perception...
  2. pmc Development and evaluation of a portable sham transcranial magnetic stimulation system
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 1:52-9. 2008
    ..Portability will likely become more and more important as TMS applications expand into different clinical areas (eg, TMS in the postanesthesia care unit after surgery)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient safety in psychiatric settings
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:355-61. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Fifteen minutes of left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation acutely increases thermal pain thresholds in healthy adults
    Jeffery J Borckardt
    Depart of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Manag 12:287-90. 2007
    ..There is, however, emerging brain imaging evidence that the left prefrontal cortex is involved in pain inhibition in humans...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical practice as natural laboratory for psychotherapy research: a guide to case-based time-series analysis
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am Psychol 63:77-95. 2008
    ..This article is a user's guide to conducting empirically respectable case-based time-series studies in a clinical practice or laboratory setting...
  6. doi request reprint A parametric control chart adjustment for handling serial dependence in health care quality data
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:154-61. 2008
    ..The autocorrelation-corrected X-S chart demonstrates better type I error control with similar power to the original chart and may offer quality managers an important tool for appropriately handling autocorrelated quality data...
  7. pmc Focal electrically administered therapy: device parameter effects on stimulus perception in humans
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Psychiatry Department, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J ECT 25:91-8. 2009
    ..This study used a simpler paradigm and evaluated the effects of different stimulation parameters on subjective perception of the quality and location of scalp pain...
  8. pmc A pilot study investigating the effects of fast left prefrontal rTMS on chronic neuropathic pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Pain Med 10:840-9. 2009
    ..It is unclear whether the motor cortex is the only effective cortical target for managing neuropathic pain, and no published studies to date have investigated the effects of prefrontal stimulation on neuropathic pain...
  9. pmc Significant analgesic effects of one session of postoperative left prefrontal cortex repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: a replication study
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 1:122-7. 2008
    ..This study sought to test this finding for replication and to more accurately estimate the effect size of this brief intervention on postoperative morphine use and postoperative pain and mood ratings...
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of transcranial direct current stimulation for decreasing post-ERCP pain: a randomized, sham-controlled, pilot study
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:1158-64. 2011
    ..No studies have examined the analgesic effects of tDCS immediately after surgical/endoscopic procedures. Endoscopy investigating abdominal pain, especially ERCP, can cause significant postprocedural pain...
  11. pmc Fast left prefrontal rTMS acutely suppresses analgesic effects of perceived controllability on the emotional component of pain experience
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Pain 152:182-7. 2011
    ..Despite evidence that prefrontal TMS can have analgesic effects, fast left prefrontal TMS appears to acutely suppress analgesia associated with perceived-control. This effect may be limited to the emotional dimension of pain experience...
  12. doi request reprint Excess health care service utilization and costs associated with underrecognition of psychiatric comorbidity in a medical/surgical inpatient setting
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 20:98-102. 2011
    ..Thus, the criteria used to determine whether or not a psychiatry consultation is triggered, and the timing of the consultation request need further study...
  13. doi request reprint Systematic investigation of initiatives to reduce seclusion and restraint in a state psychiatric hospital
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, North, Institute of Psychiatry, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:477-83. 2011
    ..This study used an experimental design to examine the effect of systematic implementation of behavioral interventions on the rate of seclusion and restraint in an inpatient psychiatric hospital...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reducing pain and unpleasantness during repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J ECT 22:259-64. 2006
    ..More systematic research is needed on the effectiveness of different strategies for reducing rTMS-related pain and discomfort...
  15. ncbi request reprint The computer-assisted cognitive/imagery system for use in the management of pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Pain Res Manag 9:157-62. 2004
    ..There is growing interest in computer-delivered psychological interventions for a number of clinical conditions, including pain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation affects pain perception in depressed adults
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Pain Res Manag 10:9-14. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint An empirical evaluation of Tukey's control chart for use in health care and quality management applications
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 14:112-5. 2005
    ..Additionally, regardless of whether observations are independent, the technique demonstrates low power to detect real effects unless the effects are quite large...
  18. ncbi request reprint An autocorrelation-corrected nonparametric control chart technique for health care quality applications
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 15:157-62. 2006
    ..Empirical analyses indicate that the modified technique demonstrates superior false-positive performance with very little degradation of power compared with the original technique proposed by Alemi...
  19. ncbi request reprint How unusual are the "unusual events" detected by control chart techniques in healthcare settings?
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Healthc Qual 28:4-9. 2006
    ..This article discusses the concept of autocorrelation and demonstrates the negative impact of autocorrelation on traditional SPC methods, with a specific focus on the use of SPC charts to detect unusual events...
  20. ncbi request reprint Postoperative left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation reduces patient-controlled analgesia use
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Anesthesiology 105:557-62. 2006
    ..No studies have investigated the effects of prefrontal cortex stimulation using transcranial magnetic stimulation on postoperative pain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Acute and long-term VNS effects on pain perception in a case of treatment-resistant depression
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Neurocase 12:216-20. 2006
    ..If the acutely increased sensitivity sets the stage for the slower chronic anti-pain effects, the increased acute sensitivity does not disappear. Acute and chronic effects of VNS on pain perception merit further research...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estimating resting motor thresholds in transcranial magnetic stimulation research and practice: a computer simulation evaluation of best methods
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    J ECT 22:169-75. 2006
    ..The current study investigates the accuracy and efficiency of 5 different approaches to motor threshold assessment for TMS research and practice applications...
  23. ncbi request reprint Brain stimulation for the treatment of psychiatric disorders
    Mark S George
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory and Mood Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:250-4; discussion 247-9. 2007
    ..The methods in this class range from non-invasive (transcranial magnetic stimulation) to invasive brain surgery (deep brain stimulation)...
  24. pmc Decreasing procedural pain over time of left prefrontal rTMS for depression: initial results from the open-label phase of a multi-site trial (OPT-TMS)
    Berry S Anderson
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Psychiatry Department, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 2:88-92. 2009
    ..We analyzed interim results from the open-label phase of a multi-site randomized trial of rTMS as a treatment for depression to investigate whether the procedural pain of left prefrontal rTMS changes over time...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation for the treatment of depression and other neuropsychiatric disorders
    Mark S George
    Institute of Psychiatry MUSC, Brain Stimulation Laboratory, 67 President Street, Room 502 North, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:63-74. 2007
    ..Much more research is needed regarding exactly how to refine and deliver the electrical pulses and how this differentially affects brain function in health and disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Shoulder pain: a comparison of wheelchair athletes and nonathletic wheelchair users
    Heather D Fullerton
    Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1958-61. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to directly compare the onset and prevalence of shoulder pain in athletic and nonathletic wheelchair users...
  27. doi request reprint A new approach to tracking the harmfulness of medical errors in health care systems
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:298-303. 2010
    ..A cubic model fit the data best and provided weights for each of the harm-score categories. This preliminary study proposes a methodology for quantifying harm scores...
  28. ncbi request reprint Tolerability and safety of high daily doses of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in healthy young men
    Berry Anderson
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    J ECT 22:49-53. 2006
    ..Despite this intense treatment regimen, we failed to produce significant side effects. Doses of up to 12,960 pulses per day appear safe and tolerable in healthy young men...
  29. pmc An efficient and accurate new method for locating the F3 position for prefrontal TMS applications
    William Beam
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Brain Stimul 2:50-4. 2009
    ..This system requires less time and training to find the optimal position for prefrontal coil placement and it saves considerable time compared to the 10-20 EEG system...
  30. pmc Cerebral cortex plasticity after 90 days of bed rest: data from TMS and fMRI
    Donna R Roberts
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:30-40. 2010
    ..In this pilot study, we explored corticospinal plasticity in a bed rest model. We hypothesized that the lack of weight bearing would induce cortical reorganization correlating with performance...
  31. doi request reprint Reduction of cue-induced craving through realtime neurofeedback in nicotine users: the role of region of interest selection and multiple visits
    Colleen A Hanlon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatry Res 213:79-81. 2013
    ..g. ventral anterior cingulate cortex (vACC)) rather than increasing activity in regions involved in "resisting" (e.g. dorsal medial prefrontal cortex (dmPFC))...
  32. pmc Depression and Anxiety Symptoms Relate to Distinct Components of Pain Experience among Patients with Breast Cancer
    Sarah K Galloway
    Division of Biobehavioral Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, 1 South, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Pain Res Treat 2012:851276. 2012
    ..State anxiety serves as a predictor of the sensory dimension of the pain experience, whereas depression serves as a predictor of the affective dimension of the pain experience...
  33. pmc Intermittent "real-time" fMRI feedback is superior to continuous presentation for a motor imagery task: a pilot study
    Kevin A Johnson
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Neuroimaging 22:58-66. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this preliminary study was to compare the methods of continuous and intermittent presentation of neural feedback on targeted brain activity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes assessment in behavioral healthcare: searching for practical solutions
    Alok Madan
    Medical University of South Carolina MUSC, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:30-7. 2008
    ..The costs and benefits of this system are discussed...
  35. doi request reprint Pain control and quality of life after pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation for chronic pancreatitis
    Katherine Morgan
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:129-33; discussion 133-4. 2012
    ..Improved quality of life scores and decreased daily narcotic use, as indicators of successful pain relief, are expected after total pancreatectomy. These outcomes and their relationship have not been well examined in this patient group...
  36. ncbi request reprint Vagus nerve stimulation acutely alters food craving in adults with depression
    Jamie S Bodenlos
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 165 Cannon Street, 3rd Floor, P O Box 250852, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Appetite 48:145-53. 2007
    ..Further studies are warranted addressing how acute or chronic VNS might modify eating behavior and weight...
  37. ncbi request reprint Evaluating initiatives to reduce seclusion and restraint
    Sue Hardesty
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Healthc Qual 29:46-55. 2007
    ..Early experiences with this model psychiatry from a hospital manager's perspective sanctuary trauma are discussed, along with the costs and benefits of using it...
  38. doi request reprint Routine assessment of patient-reported outcomes in behavioral health: room for improvement
    Alok Madan
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:70-81. 2010
    ..The system also allows for administrative evaluation of overall clinic performance. The costs and benefits of this system are discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Lower limb immobilization is associated with increased corticospinal excitability
    Donna R Roberts
    Brain Stimulation Laboratory BSL, Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC IOP, 502 N, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Exp Brain Res 181:213-20. 2007
    ..A control group did not wear a cast and underwent the same TMS sessions. Significant excitability changes occurred and peaked at 24 h post cast removal in the TMS experimental group but not the non-casted group...
  40. ncbi request reprint How practitioners (and others) can make scientifically viable contributions to clinical-outcome research using the single-case time-series design
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996 0900, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 50:114-48. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Hypnosis for the control of HIV/AIDS-related pain
    Mark Christopher Langenfeld
    California School of Professional Psychology Fresno, 93727 2014, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 50:170-88. 2002
    ..All 5 patients showed significant improvement on at least 1 of the 3 dependent variables as a result of the hypnotic intervention. Four of the 5 patients reported using significantly less pain medication during the treatment phase...
  42. ncbi request reprint Use of the CBDI to detect malingering when malingerers do their "homework"
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    University of Tennessee, 307 Austin, Play Bldg, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:57-69. 2003
    ..In each case, the malingering plaintiff's CBDI profile was indistinguishable from that of malingering experimental subjects and was clearly discernable from that of actual brain-damaged patients...
  43. doi request reprint An empirical evaluation of cusum control charts for use in robust quality control of surgical and binary outcomes
    Marco D Huesch
    Duke University, Durham, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:218-26. 2008
    ..We demonstrate the value of using the Cumulative Sum chart, which is shown to be relatively robust to serial correlation, and much more efficient and effective than existing control charts...
  44. ncbi request reprint Case study examining the efficacy of a multi-modal psychotherapeutic intervention for hypertension
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Psychology Department, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996 0900, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 50:189-201. 2002
    ..However, psychotherapeutic interventions had no substantial impact on systolic pressure. The flexibility of hypnosis as a therapeutic tool is discussed in terms of potential advantages in treatment...

Research Grants4

  1. TMS Effects on Pain Perception
    Jeffrey Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. TMS in the Management of Postoperative Pain
    Jeffrey Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Thus, new interventions that have the potential to reduce reliance on postoperative morphine in this patient population such as TMS need to be explored. ..
  3. TMS in the Management of Postoperative Pain
    Jeffrey J Borckardt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, new interventions that have the potential to reduce reliance on postoperative morphine in this patient population such as TMS need to be explored. ..