John W Burns

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Affiliation: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anger management style moderates effects of emotion suppression during initial stress on pain and cardiovascular responses during subsequent pain-induction
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:154-65. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Endogenous opioids may buffer effects of anger arousal on sensitivity to subsequent pain
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL, USA
    Pain 146:276-82. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of attentional strategies in moderating links between acute pain induction and subsequent psychological stress: evidence for symptom-specific reactivity among patients with chronic pain versus healthy nonpatients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Emotion 6:180-92. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Arousal of negative emotions and symptom-specific reactivity in chronic low back pain patients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Emotion 6:309-19. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Anger management style and hostility among patients with chronic pain: effects on symptom-specific physiological reactivity during anger- and sadness-recall interviews
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:786-93. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Common and specific process factors in cardiac rehabilitation: independent and interactive effects of the working alliance and self-efficacy
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Health Psychol 26:684-92. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Anger inhibition and pain: conceptualizations, evidence and new directions
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 31:259-79. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Trait anger management style moderates effects of actual ("state") anger regulation on symptom-specific reactivity and recovery among chronic low back pain patients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:898-905. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Effects of anger suppression on pain severity and pain behaviors among chronic pain patients: evaluation of an ironic process model
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Health Psychol 27:645-52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Anger management style moderates effects of attention strategy during acute pain induction on physiological responses to subsequent mental stress and recovery: a comparison of chronic pain patients and healthy nonpatients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:454-62. 2009

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Anger management style moderates effects of emotion suppression during initial stress on pain and cardiovascular responses during subsequent pain-induction
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:154-65. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Endogenous opioids may buffer effects of anger arousal on sensitivity to subsequent pain
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL, USA
    Pain 146:276-82. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The role of attentional strategies in moderating links between acute pain induction and subsequent psychological stress: evidence for symptom-specific reactivity among patients with chronic pain versus healthy nonpatients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Emotion 6:180-92. 2006
    ..Patients with CLBP who suppress pain may detrimentally affect responses to the next noxious event, particularly through prolonged LP muscle tension, that may contribute to a cycle of pain-stress-pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Arousal of negative emotions and symptom-specific reactivity in chronic low back pain patients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Emotion 6:309-19. 2006
    ..LP reactivity to anger correlated with everyday pain severity for patients. Anger-induced symptom-specific LP reactivity may be linked to chronic pain aggravation among CLBP patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anger management style and hostility among patients with chronic pain: effects on symptom-specific physiological reactivity during anger- and sadness-recall interviews
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:786-93. 2006
    ..Anger-in x hostility and anger-out x hostility interactions were tested to determine whether particularly reactive groups of patients could be identified with a multivariable profile approach...
  6. ncbi request reprint Common and specific process factors in cardiac rehabilitation: independent and interactive effects of the working alliance and self-efficacy
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Health Psychol 26:684-92. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Anger inhibition and pain: conceptualizations, evidence and new directions
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 31:259-79. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Trait anger management style moderates effects of actual ("state") anger regulation on symptom-specific reactivity and recovery among chronic low back pain patients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:898-905. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Effects of anger suppression on pain severity and pain behaviors among chronic pain patients: evaluation of an ironic process model
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Health Psychol 27:645-52. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Anger management style moderates effects of attention strategy during acute pain induction on physiological responses to subsequent mental stress and recovery: a comparison of chronic pain patients and healthy nonpatients
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:454-62. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Anger management style, opioid analgesic use, and chronic pain severity: a test of the opioid-deficit hypothesis
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 28:555-63. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Stages of change in readiness to adopt a self-management approach to chronic pain: the moderating role of early-treatment stage progression in predicting outcome
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Pain 115:322-31. 2005
    ..In contrast, late-treatment gains of patients initially taking a predominant precontemplation stance were unaffected by their degree of early-treatment attitude changes...
  13. doi request reprint Suppression of pain-related thoughts and feelings during pain-induction: sex differences in delayed pain responses
    John W Burns
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University, 1653 W Congress Parkway, 310 Rawson, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Behav Med 33:200-8. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Suppression of anger and subsequent pain intensity and behavior among chronic low back pain patients: the role of symptom-specific physiological reactivity
    John W Burns
    Department of Behavioral Science, Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Behav Med 35:103-14. 2012
    ..Results suggest that suppression-induced lower paraspinal muscle tension and SBP increases may link the actual suppression of anger during provocation to signs of clinically relevant pain among chronic low back pain patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pain catastrophizing, physiological indexes, and chronic pain severity: tests of mediation and moderation models
    Brandy Wolff
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Rd, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 31:105-14. 2008
    ..Results support a multi-variable profile approach to identifying pain catastrophizers at greatest risk for pain severity by virtue of resting muscle tension and cardiovascular stress function...
  16. ncbi request reprint Attentional strategy moderates effects of pain catastrophizing on symptom-specific physiological responses in chronic low back pain patients
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 30:221-31. 2007
    ..Specifically, it appears that efforts to suppress awareness of pain exaggerate muscular responses near the site of injury...
  17. pmc Interactive effects of catastrophizing and suppression on responses to acute pain: a test of an appraisal x emotion regulation model
    Wesley Gilliam
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL, USA
    J Behav Med 33:191-9. 2010
    ..Thus, emotion regulation factors may represent critical variables needed to understand the full impact of catastrophic appraisals on long-term adjustment to pain...
  18. doi request reprint Shifts in attention biases in response to acute pain induction: examination of a model of "conversion" among repressors
    John W Burns
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Emotion 10:755-66. 2010
    ..The results support the notion that conversion among repressors may involve a process by which attention is directed away from emotional distress during noxious stimulation and is focused instead on sensory information from pain...
  19. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing and pain sensitivity among chronic pain patients: moderating effects of sensory and affect focus
    Elizabeth S Michael
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:185-94. 2004
    ..Pain catastrophizing is a particularly harmful cognitive factor among patients with chronic pain, but little is known of mechanisms linking this factor to pain and disability...
  20. ncbi request reprint Anger management style, blood pressure reactivity, and acute pain sensitivity: evidence for "Trait x Situation" models
    John W Burns
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:195-204. 2004
    ..Anger management style is related to acute and chronic pain, but it is not clear whether anger arousal is needed for these associations to emerge or whether physiological mechanisms mediate these links...
  21. ncbi request reprint Emotion induction moderates effects of anger management style on acute pain sensitivity
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Pain 106:109-18. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in terms of recent work suggesting that an expressive AMS is associated with endogenous opioid dysfunction in the absence of behavioral anger expression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Do changes in cognitive factors influence outcome following multidisciplinary treatment for chronic pain? A cross-lagged panel analysis
    John W Burns
    Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School, Illinois 60064, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:81-91. 2003
    ..Findings advance understanding of pain treatment process and suggest that negative cognition changes may indeed affect improvements in treatment outcome...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pain self-management in the process and outcome of multidisciplinary treatment of chronic pain: evaluation of a stage of change model
    Beth Glenn
    Finch University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Behav Med 26:417-33. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Anger suppression, ironic processes and pain
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Behav Med 30:455-69. 2007
    ..Implications and limitations of these findings are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Painful consequences of anger suppression
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Emotion 7:400-14. 2007
    ..Results suggest that attempts to suppress anger may amplify pain sensitivity by ironically augmenting perception of the irritating and frustrating qualities of pain...
  26. doi request reprint Anger suppression and subsequent pain behaviors among chronic low back pain patients: moderating effects of anger regulation style
    John W Burns
    Department of Behavioral Science, Rush University Medical Center, 1645 W Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Behav Med 42:42-54. 2011
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Strategic self-presentation may enhance effects of interdisciplinary chronic pain treatment
    Wesley P Gilliam
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Psychol 32:156-63. 2013
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Pain anxiety among chronic pain patients: specific phobia or manifestation of anxiety sensitivity?
    Jordan Greenberg
    Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, Psychology Department, Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:223-40. 2003
    ..Pain anxiety may be an expression of anxiety sensitivity rather than a circumscribed phobia; a distinction that could profitably guide treatment strategies...
  29. ncbi request reprint Process and outcome in cardiac rehabilitation: an examination of cross-lagged effects
    Donna M Evon
    Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:605-16. 2004
    ..Findings suggest that increased exercise self-efficacy represents an important therapeutic mechanism by which rehabilitation gains are realized. ((c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)..
  30. pmc Sleep duration and weight change in midlife women: the SWAN sleep study
    Bradley M Appelhans
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:77-84. 2013
    ..The associations of sleep duration with current BMI and BMI change were examined among 310 midlife women in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN) Sleep Study (2003-2005)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Anger and pain sensitivity in chronic low back pain patients and pain-free controls: the role of endogenous opioids
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Suite 403 G MAB, 1211 Twenty First Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 1557, USA
    Pain 99:223-33. 2002
    ..Findings suggest that anger-in and anger-out affect pain sensitivity through different mechanisms: only the effects of anger-out may be mediated by endogenous opioid dysfunction...
  32. ncbi request reprint Anger expression and pain: an overview of findings and possible mechanisms
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Behav Med 29:593-606. 2006
    ..Conceptual issues related to the state versus trait effects of expressive anger regulation are discussed...
  33. pmc Trait anger expressiveness and pain-induced beta-endorphin release: support for the opioid dysfunction hypothesis
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pain 130:208-15. 2007
    ..Possible "statextrait" interactions on these anger-related opioid system differences are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint The association between anger expression and chronic pain intensity: evidence for partial mediation by endogenous opioid dysfunction
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 504 Oxford House, 1313 Twenty First Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 1557, USA
    Pain 106:317-24. 2003
    ..These results provide preliminary support for the hypothesis that the positive association between anger expression and chronic pain intensity is mediated by opioid antinociceptive system dysfunction...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anger management style and endogenous opioid function: is gender a moderator?
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 701 Medical Arts Building, 1211 Twenty First Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Behav Med 30:209-19. 2007
    ..In contrast to past work, anger-in was related to reduced opioid analgesia, although overlap with anger-out may contribute to this finding...
  36. doi request reprint Anger management style and emotional reactivity to noxious stimuli among chronic pain patients and healthy controls: the role of endogenous opioids
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Health Psychol 27:204-14. 2008
    ..The authors examined whether this opioid dysfunction affects not only perceived pain intensity, but also emotional responses to being hurt...
  37. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of expressive anger regulation on chronic pain intensity in CRPS and non-CRPS limb pain patients
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pain 104:647-54. 2003
    ..These results further support previous suggestions that anger-in and anger-out may affect pain through different mechanisms...
  38. ncbi request reprint Trait anger and blood pressure recovery following acute pain: evidence for opioid-mediated effects
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Int J Behav Med 13:138-46. 2006
    ..05). Results support dysfunctional opioid modulation of BP recovery in healthy high TRANG controls and further suggest chronic pain-related impairments in opioid-mediated cardiovascular recovery...
  39. ncbi request reprint Anger regulation style, postoperative pain, and relationship to the A118G mu opioid receptor gene polymorphism: a preliminary study
    Stephen Bruehl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Tennessee, Nashville 37212, USA
    J Behav Med 29:161-9. 2006
    ..53) than those with the wild-type receptor (b = 0.07). These results suggest that the A118G SNP may moderate but not mediate the effects of anger-out on postoperative pain responses...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cardiac ischemia model for +Gz using miniature swine and baboons
    John W Burns
    Biosciences and Protection Division, Air Force Research Laboratory Brooks City Base, TX, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:374-83. 2008
    ..An animal model is presented to provide ischemia data for a more informed decision...
  41. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamics of graded water immersion in the baboon: +Gz protection potential
    John W Burns
    Biosciences and Protection Division, Air Force Research Laboratory, Brooks City Base, TX, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:430-4. 2005
    ..However, the relationship between external fluid level, hemodynamic events, and +Gz tolerance has not been determined...

Research Grants2

  1. ANGER, SYMPTOM SPECIFIC REACTIVITY AND CHRONIC PAIN
    John Burns; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Documenting a link between anger and LP reactivity will give empirical justification for targeting problematic anger among CLPB patients, and will provide principles on which to found new intervention strategies. ..
  2. Repressive Style, suppression and chronic Pain
    John Burns; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Moreover, findings should provide theoretical principles on which to found new intervention strategies (e.g., "regulating" suppression by engaging in cognitive exercises). ..