Margaret A Chesney

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A validity and reliability study of the coping self-efficacy scale
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 11:421-37. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Positive emotions: exploring the other hemisphere in behavioral medicine
    Margaret A Chesney
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 12:50-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine: the convergence of public interest and science in the United States
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, Room 2B11, MSC 2182, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Med J Aust 181:335-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Social support, distress, and well-being in older men living with HIV infection
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Division of Extramural Research and Training, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20982 2181, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S185-93. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The elusive gold standard. Future perspectives for HIV adherence assessment and intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calfornia, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:S149-55. 2006
  7. pmc An individually tailored intervention for HIV prevention: baseline data from the EXPLORE Study
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:933-8. 2003
  8. pmc Internalized heterosexism among HIV-positive, gay-identified men: implications for HIV prevention and care
    Mallory O Johnson
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:829-39. 2008
  9. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for HIV-positive persons: an investigation of treatment effects on psychosocial adjustment
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 465, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:555-63. 2009
  10. pmc Disparities in reported reasons for not initiating or stopping antiretroviral treatment among a diverse sample of persons living with HIV
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:247-51. 2009

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Publications56

  1. pmc A validity and reliability study of the coping self-efficacy scale
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 11:421-37. 2006
    ..Investigate the psychometric characteristics of the coping self-efficacy (CSE) scale, a 26-item measure of one's confidence in performing coping behaviors when faced with life challenges...
  2. ncbi request reprint Positive emotions: exploring the other hemisphere in behavioral medicine
    Margaret A Chesney
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 12:50-8. 2005
    ..Interventions using cognitive behavioral strategies or meditation can increase positive emotional states that are maintained over time and that may benefit health and well-being. Implications for behavioral medicine are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine: the convergence of public interest and science in the United States
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 31 Center Drive, Room 2B11, MSC 2182, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Med J Aust 181:335-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Social support, distress, and well-being in older men living with HIV infection
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Division of Extramural Research and Training, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20982 2181, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S185-93. 2003
    ..With an increasing number of older people with HIV infection/AIDS, special efforts to create effective and sustainable social support interventions may be particularly beneficial to older persons living with HIV infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint The elusive gold standard. Future perspectives for HIV adherence assessment and intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calfornia, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:S149-55. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc An individually tailored intervention for HIV prevention: baseline data from the EXPLORE Study
    Margaret A Chesney
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:933-8. 2003
    ..We describe the intervention tested in EXPLORE, an HIV prevention trial aimed at men who have sex with men (MSM), and test the empirical basis of the individually tailored intervention...
  8. pmc Internalized heterosexism among HIV-positive, gay-identified men: implications for HIV prevention and care
    Mallory O Johnson
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:829-39. 2008
    ..Findings support the potential utility of addressing IH in HIV prevention and treatment with HIV-positive gay men...
  9. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for HIV-positive persons: an investigation of treatment effects on psychosocial adjustment
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 465, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:555-63. 2009
    ..More intensive mental health interventions may be necessary to improve psychosocial adjustment among HIV-positive individuals...
  10. pmc Disparities in reported reasons for not initiating or stopping antiretroviral treatment among a diverse sample of persons living with HIV
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:247-51. 2009
    ..Disparities in the use of antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV disease have been documented across race, gender, and substance use groups...
  11. pmc A behavioral intervention reduces HIV transmission risk by promoting sustained serosorting practices among HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Stephen F Morin
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:544-51. 2008
    ..To examine factors that explain the effect of a cognitive-behavioral intervention on reductions in HIV transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Affect regulation, stimulant use, and viral load among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:785-92. 2007
    ..The present study examined the associations among affect regulation, substance use, non-adherence to anti-retroviral therapy (ART), and immune status in a diverse sample of HIV-positive persons...
  13. pmc Reducing risky sexual behavior and substance use among currently and formerly homeless adults living with HIV
    Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1100-7. 2009
    ..We examined the efficacy of the Healthy Living Program in reducing risky sexual behavior and substance use among adults with HIV infection who were marginally housed (i.e., homeless at some point over a 37-month period)...
  14. pmc Positive provider interactions, adherence self-efficacy, and adherence to antiretroviral medications among HIV-infected adults: A mediation model
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:258-68. 2006
    ..Results suggest implications for improving provider interactions in clinical care, and future directions for clarifying interrelationships among provider interactions, adherence self-efficacy, and medication adherence are supported...
  15. pmc Relationships over time between mental health symptoms and transmission risk among persons living with HIV
    W Scott Comulada
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:109-18. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that mental health symptoms precede a decrease in substance use and challenge self-medication theories. Changes in mental health symptoms and sexual behavior occur more in tandem...
  16. pmc The role of self-efficacy in HIV treatment adherence: validation of the HIV Treatment Adherence Self-Efficacy Scale (HIV-ASES)
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, US
    J Behav Med 30:359-70. 2007
    ..Findings support the use of the HIV-ASES and provide guidance for further investigation of adherence self-efficacy in the context of treatment for HIV and other diseases...
  17. ncbi request reprint Correlates of suicidal ideation among HIV-positive persons
    Adam W Carrico
    Health Psychology Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AIDS 21:1199-203. 2007
    ....
  18. pmc Psychiatric risk factors for HIV disease progression: the role of inconsistent patterns of antiretroviral therapy utilization
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:146-50. 2011
    ..In the era of antiretroviral therapy (ART), depression and substance use predict hastened HIV disease progression, but the underlying biological or behavioral mechanisms that explain these effects are not fully understood...
  19. pmc Predictors of attrition among high risk HIV-infected participants enrolled in a multi-site prevention trial
    Mallory O Johnson
    University of California, 50 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 12:974-7. 2008
    ..Efforts may be warranted for early detection and treatment of depression and for improving retention of younger participants and those not on ART...
  20. pmc Effects of a behavioral intervention on antiretroviral medication adherence among people living with HIV: the healthy living project randomized controlled study
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 95105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:574-80. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of a 15-session individually delivered cognitive behavioral intervention on antiretroviral (ART) medication adherence...
  21. pmc Effects of behavioral intervention on substance use among people living with HIV: the Healthy Living Project randomized controlled study
    F Lennie Wong
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Addiction 103:1206-14. 2008
    ..Reductions in substance use were examined in response to an intensive intervention with people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) (PLH)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predicting HIV transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: findings from the healthy living project
    Stephen F Morin
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:226-35. 2005
    ..To examine the predictors of transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) in 4 US cities...
  23. pmc A Social Problem-Solving Model of Adherence to HIV Medications
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, US
    Health Psychol 25:355-63. 2006
    ..Such approaches, if effective, have the potential to positively impact psychological well being and adherence, thereby maximizing clinical benefit from treatment, which is linked to lower mortality from AIDS...
  24. pmc A randomized noninferiority trial of standard versus enhanced risk reduction and adherence counseling for individuals receiving post-exposure prophylaxis following sexual exposures to HIV
    Michelle E Roland
    Positive Health Program, Department of Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:76-83. 2011
    ..Intensive risk reduction and adherence counseling appear to be effective but are resource intensive. Identifying simpler interventions that maximize the HIV prevention potential of PEP is critical...
  25. ncbi request reprint Science and government. Enhanced: in defense of NCCAM
    Stephen E Straus
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Science 313:303-4. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint Theory-guided, empirically supported avenues for intervention on HIV medication nonadherence: findings from the Healthy Living Project
    Mallory O Johnson
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:645-56. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
    Nancy J Pearson
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Acad Med 82:967. 2007
  28. pmc Health behaviors and risk factors in those who use complementary and alternative medicine
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    BMC Public Health 7:217. 2007
    ..In the present study we sought to determine whether the use of complementary and alternative medicine is associated with health behaviors or risk factors known to impact on health status...
  29. pmc Breathing variability at rest is positively associated with 24-h blood pressure level
    David E Anderson
    Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, Intramural Research Program, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:1324-9. 2008
    ..The present study hypothesized that the variability of breathing and end-tidal CO(2) (PetCO(2)) in seated women at rest is positively associated with their 24-h blood pressure level...
  30. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities: prevention with HIV-infected patients in clinical care settings
    Stephen F Morin
    University of California, San Francisco, 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:960-6. 2004
    ..To assess current practices related to prevention with HIV-positive patients in Ryan White-funded primary care settings and the barriers to providing such services...
  31. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted self-interviewing (CASI) to improve provider assessment of adherence in routine clinical practice
    David R Bangsberg
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, 94110, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:S107-11. 2002
    ..Computer-assisted self-interview technology is an efficient means to identify HIV antiretroviral regimen errors and monitor adherence in order to maximize the benefits of therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Spit (Smokeless) Tobacco Intervention for High School Athletes: results after 1 year
    Margaret M Walsh
    Room 495, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 1361, USA
    Addict Behav 28:1095-113. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of a spit tobacco (ST) intervention designed to promote ST cessation and discourage ST initiation among male high school baseball athletes...
  33. ncbi request reprint The CAM Education Program of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine: an overview
    Nancy J Pearson
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20982, USA
    Acad Med 82:921-6. 2007
    ..The authors discuss these issues and others and present some recommendations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Gender-specific association of perceived stress and inhibited breathing pattern
    David E Anderson
    National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Science, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Int J Behav Med 9:216-27. 2002
    ..This is the first known report of an association of sustained stress with an inhibited breathing pattern in humans, and points to a pathway by which chronic stress might contribute to the development of hypertension, especially in women...
  35. ncbi request reprint Racing toward the integration of complementary and alternative medicine: a marathon or a sprint?
    Richard L Nahin
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine NCCAM, National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:991-3. 2005
    ..The evidence base does not now support its wholesale assimilation; market forces, although compelling, should not be the primary consideration in integration...
  36. ncbi request reprint Association of adherence to Mycobacterium avium complex prophylaxis and antiretroviral therapy with clinical outcomes in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    Susan E Cohn
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, 14642, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1129-36. 2002
    ..Predictors of nonadherence are presented. These results underscore the clinical significance of adherence to HIV therapy and may be helpful in designing interventions to optimize the management of HIV by improving adherence...
  37. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence and sexual risk behavior among HIV-infected adults: implications for transmission of resistant virus
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, NY State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:663-75. 2007
    ..There is a need for targeted interventions and integration of mental health and substance use services into primary HIV care settings...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for HIV infection among men who have sex with men
    Beryl A Koblin
    Laboratory of Infectious Disease Prevention, The New York Blood Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    AIDS 20:731-9. 2006
    ..Risk factors for HIV acquisition were examined in a recent cohort of men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  39. pmc High-risk behaviors among men who have sex with men in 6 US cities: baseline data from the EXPLORE Study
    Beryl A Koblin
    New York Blood Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:926-32. 2003
    ..We describe the prevalence of risk behaviors at baseline among men who have sex with men (MSM) who were enrolled in a randomized behavioral intervention trial conducted in 6 US cities...
  40. ncbi request reprint A medication self-management program to improve adherence to HIV therapy regimens
    Scott R Smith
    School of Pharmacy, Center for AIDS Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Beard Hall, Campus Box 7360, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7360, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:187-99. 2003
    ..8, 95% CI=2.2-28.1). Self-management training with feedback of adherence performance is a potentially useful model for improving adherence to complex regimens in HIV/AIDS care...
  41. ncbi request reprint The Healthy Living Project: an individually tailored, multidimensional intervention for HIV-infected persons
    Cheryl Gore-Felton
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:21-39. 2005
    ..However, the intervention was designed to be useful for prevention case management, settings where repeated one-on-one contact is possible, and where a structured but highly individualized intervention approach is desired...
  42. ncbi request reprint Social support, substance use, and denial in relationship to antiretroviral treatment adherence among HIV-infected persons
    Rachel Power
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5718, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:245-52. 2003
    ..Furthermore, couple-based approaches enlisting partner support may help persons living with HIV to adhere to antiretroviral regimens...
  43. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of mental health and psychosocial predictors of medical treatment adherence in mothers living with HIV disease
    Claude A Mellins
    Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:407-16. 2003
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Prior illicit drug use and missed prenatal vitamins predict nonadherence to antiretroviral therapy in pregnancy: adherence analysis A5084
    Susan E Cohn
    Infectious Diseases Division, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 689, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:29-40. 2008
    ..84 times higher odds (p = 0.001) of ART nonadherence. Women reporting a history of illicit drug use and/or having missed prenatal vitamins should be targeted for programs to enhance adherence to ART during pregnancy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Seroconversion following nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis against HIV
    Michelle E Roland
    Positive Health Program at San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1507-13. 2005
    ..We sought to describe the occurrence and circumstances of HIV seroconversion following nonoccupational PEP...
  46. ncbi request reprint Use of postexposure prophylaxis against HIV infection following sexual exposure does not lead to increases in high-risk behavior
    Jeffrey N Martin
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, and San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    AIDS 18:787-92. 2004
    ..The effectiveness of postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) following occupational exposure to HIV has prompted advocacy for PEP following sexual or drug-use exposures...
  47. ncbi request reprint Optimizing measurement of self-reported adherence with the ACTG Adherence Questionnaire: a cross-protocol analysis
    Nancy R Reynolds
    AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:402-9. 2007
    ..The AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Adherence Questionnaire is used extensively, but investigators frequently only use the first item of the questionnaire (4-day recall)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing medication adherence beliefs and self-efficacy in persons naive to antiretroviral therapy: a multicenter, cross-sectional study
    Nancy R Reynolds
    Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:141-50. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptomatology among HIV-positive women in the era of HAART: a stress and coping model
    Robert H Remien
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 15, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:275-85. 2006
    ..An enhanced stress and coping model was used to explain depression among HIV-positive women in healthcare and community settings where highly active anti-retroviral treatment (HAART) was commonplace...
  50. ncbi request reprint Telephone support to improve antiretroviral medication adherence: a multisite, randomized controlled trial
    Nancy R Reynolds
    AIDS Clinical Trials Unit, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:62-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether proactive telephone support improves adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and clinical outcomes when compared to standard care...
  51. ncbi request reprint HIV transmission risk behavior among men and women living with HIV in 4 cities in the United States
    Lance S Weinhardt
    Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:1057-66. 2004
    ..In addition to the more traditional approaches of HIV test counseling and of focusing on persons not infected, intensive prevention programs for persons with HIV infection are needed to stem the future spread of the virus...
  52. ncbi request reprint Four measures of antiretroviral medication adherence and virologic response in AIDS clinical trials group study 359
    Courtney V Fletcher
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:301-6. 2005
    ..Self-reported adherence and saquinavir AUC were significant predictors of virologic response, in this evaluation. These findings provide insight into methods of assessing and improving adherence to antiretroviral regimens...
  53. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine in 2006: optimising the dose of the intervention
    Jonathan Berman
    Med J Aust 183:574-5. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint The value and challenges of improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy for human immunodeficiency virus
    Mallory O Johnson
    Med Care 44:891-2. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Psychological stress preceding idiopathic ventricular fibrillation
    Richard D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:359-65. 2005
    ..This study sought to determine the role of psychosocial stress as a precipitant of cardiac arrest in patients with apparently normal hearts, so-called idiopathic ventricular fibrillation (IVF)...
  56. ncbi request reprint NCCAM: a new plan, new priorities, and an open invitation
    Stephen E Straus
    Altern Ther Health Med 10:16. 2004