Mark Miller

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Internalizing and externalizing subtypes in female sexual assault survivors: implications for the understanding of complex PTSD
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Boston University, MA 02130, USA
    Behav Ther 38:58-71. 2007
  2. pmc Differential etiology of posttraumatic stress disorder with conduct disorder and major depression in male veterans
    Qiang Fu
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1088-94. 2007
  3. pmc The internalizing and externalizing structure of psychiatric comorbidity in combat veterans
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:58-65. 2008
  4. pmc The retinoid-related orphan receptor alpha (RORA) gene and fear-related psychopathology
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:702-8. 2013
  5. pmc PTSD and conflict behavior between veterans and their intimate partners
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02130, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 27:240-51. 2013
  6. pmc Alcohol and drug abuse among U.S. veterans: comparing associations with intimate partner substance abuse and veteran psychopathology
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Department of Psychiatry, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:71-6. 2013
  7. pmc Personality and the latent structure of PTSD comorbidity
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:599-607. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint On comparing competing models of PTSD: response to Simms
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:642-4. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Structural equation modeling of associations among combat exposure, PTSD symptom factors, and Global Assessment of Functioning
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 45:359-69. 2008
  10. doi request reprint An evaluation of competing models for the structure of PTSD symptoms using external measures of comorbidity
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:631-8. 2010

Research Grants

  1. The Genetics of Negative Conflict Behavior
    Mark W Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Startle reflex amplitude and cortisol in PTSD.
    Mark Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. The Genetics of Negative Conflict Behavior
    Mark Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Internalizing and externalizing subtypes in female sexual assault survivors: implications for the understanding of complex PTSD
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Boston University, MA 02130, USA
    Behav Ther 38:58-71. 2007
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  2. pmc Differential etiology of posttraumatic stress disorder with conduct disorder and major depression in male veterans
    Qiang Fu
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:1088-94. 2007
    ..Epidemiologic studies reveal that posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is highly comorbid with both conduct disorder and major depression in men. The genetic and environmental etiology of this comorbidity has not been examined...
  3. pmc The internalizing and externalizing structure of psychiatric comorbidity in combat veterans
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:58-65. 2008
    ..These findings shed new light on the structure of psychiatric comorbidity in a treatment-seeking sample characterized by high rates of PTSD...
  4. pmc The retinoid-related orphan receptor alpha (RORA) gene and fear-related psychopathology
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:702-8. 2013
    ..This study followed on findings from a recent genome-wide association study of PTSD that implicated the retinoid-related orphan receptor alpha (RORA) gene (Logue et al., 2012) by examining its relationship to broader array of disorders...
  5. pmc PTSD and conflict behavior between veterans and their intimate partners
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02130, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 27:240-51. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Alcohol and drug abuse among U.S. veterans: comparing associations with intimate partner substance abuse and veteran psychopathology
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Department of Psychiatry, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:71-6. 2013
    ..Findings shed new light on the influence of relationship factors on veteran alcohol and drug use and underscore the importance of couples-oriented approaches to treating veterans with comorbid PTSD and substance abuse...
  7. pmc Personality and the latent structure of PTSD comorbidity
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:599-607. 2012
    ..These results shed new light on the location of borderline personality disorder within the internalizing/externalizing model and clarify the relative influence of broad dimensions of personality on patterns of comorbidity...
  8. ncbi request reprint On comparing competing models of PTSD: response to Simms
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:642-4. 2010
    ..The author concludes by underscoring the need for future research to place greater emphasis on examining the external correlates of alternative models of the factor structure of PTSD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Structural equation modeling of associations among combat exposure, PTSD symptom factors, and Global Assessment of Functioning
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 45:359-69. 2008
    ..However, only 17% of variance in GAF was accounted for by PTSD. The results raise concern about the use of the GAF score as a benchmark for quantifying combat PTSD-related functional impairment...
  10. doi request reprint An evaluation of competing models for the structure of PTSD symptoms using external measures of comorbidity
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:631-8. 2010
    ..Findings raise questions about proposals to abandon the distinction between numbing and hyperarousal symptoms in favor of a dysphoria-based model...
  11. pmc Hydrocortisone suppression of the fear-potentiated startle response and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, United States Boston University School of Medicine, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:970-80. 2011
    ..This finding may have implications for understanding the role of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA)-axis function in vulnerability and resilience to traumatic stress...
  12. pmc Diurnal variation of the startle reflex in relation to HPA-axis activity in humans
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Department of Psychiatry, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Psychophysiology 43:297-301. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint PTSD and substance-related problems: the mediating roles of disconstraint and negative emotionality
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:369-79. 2006
    ..These findings indicate distinct pathways to different forms of substance-related problems in PTSD and underscore the role of personality in mediating these relationships...
  14. pmc Intimate partner and general aggression perpetration among combat veterans presenting to a posttraumatic stress disorder clinic
    Casey T Taft
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:461-8. 2009
    ..Findings indicate a need for additional aggression screening and intervention development for this population, and highlight the targeting of heightened arousal and lack of behavioral control in aggression interventions...
  15. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder: anxiety or traumatic stress disorder?
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:384-90. 2009
    ..The authors conclude with the recommendation that PTSD be included among a new category of traumatic stress disorders in DSM-V...
  16. ncbi request reprint Affective imagery and the startle response: probing mechanisms of modulation during pleasant scenes, personal experiences, and discrete negative emotions
    Mark W Miller
    Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:519-29. 2002
    ..The findings also indicate that fear and anger are differentiable in terms of affective report, cardiac mobilization, and expressive behavior, but not at the primary motivational level at which reflex priming occurs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Externalizing and internalizing subtypes of combat-related PTSD: a replication and extension using the PSY-5 scales
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue 116B 2, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:636-45. 2004
    ..These findings support the development of a personality-based typology of posttraumatic response designed to account for heterogeneity in the expression of PTSD and associated psychopathology...
  18. ncbi request reprint Emotional-processing in posttraumatic stress disorder II: startle reflex modulation during picture processing
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:451-63. 2004
    ..These findings, along with augmented corrugator EMG reactivity during the same interval, suggest that trauma-related reexperiencing primes subsequent negative emotional responding in individuals with PTSD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire profiles of veterans with traumatic combat exposure: externalizing and internalizing subtypes
    Mark W Miller
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Division of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Avenue 116B 2, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:205-15. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that dispositions toward externalizing versus internalizing psychopathology may account for heterogeneity in the expression of posttraumatic responses, including patterns of comorbidity...
  20. doi request reprint Emotional processing in PTSD: heightened negative emotionality to unpleasant photographic stimuli
    Erika J Wolf
    National Center for PTSD, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:419-26. 2009
    ..Findings raise questions about the sensitivity of the International Affective Picture System rating protocol for the assessment of PTSD-related emotional numbing...
  21. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder and the genetic structure of comorbidity
    Erika J Wolf
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:320-30. 2010
    ..Shared genetic variance across the 2 dimensions explained 67% of their phenotypic correlation (r = .52). These findings have implications for conceptualizations of the etiology of PTSD and its location in an empirically based nosology...
  22. pmc The MMPI-2 restructured clinical scales in the assessment of posttraumatic stress disorder and comorbid disorders
    Erika J Wolf
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    Psychol Assess 20:327-40. 2008
    ..The PK scale demonstrated incremental validity in the prediction of PTSD beyond that of the RCSs or CSs...
  23. pmc Military-related PTSD, current disability policies, and malingering
    Brian P Marx
    Am J Public Health 98:773-4; author reply 774-5. 2008

Research Grants5

  1. The Genetics of Negative Conflict Behavior
    Mark W Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the future, information about genes could be used to inform the selection of pharmacologic agents and guide efforts to match treatments to patients on the basis of their unique genetic architectures. ..
  2. Startle reflex amplitude and cortisol in PTSD.
    Mark Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  3. The Genetics of Negative Conflict Behavior
    Mark Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In the future, information about genes could be used to inform the selection of pharmacologic agents and guide efforts to match treatments to patients on the basis of their unique genetic architectures. ..