- A review of efficacious technology-based weight-loss interventions: five key componentsAnna Khaylis
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
Telemed J E Health 16:931-8. 2010..The purpose of this article was to qualitatively review studies that used technology-based interventions for weight loss and to identify specific components of these interventions that are effective in facilitating weight loss...
- Does improving mood in depressed patients alter factors that may affect cardiovascular disease risk?C Barr Taylor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford Medical Center, 401 Quarry Rd, Room 1316, Stanford, CA 94305 5722, USA
J Psychiatr Res 43:1246-52. 2009..The normal controls exhibited no change in the variables measured during the same time. A significant improvement in mood may have little impact on most traditional or atypical risk factors, cortisol or cardiophysiology...
- Catastrophizing, depression and pain-related disabilityBruce A Arnow
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:150-6. 2011..The objective of the study was to examine catastrophizing, depression and their interactive effects in predicting disability in patients with chronic pain...
- The effects of cognitive behavior therapy on depression in older patients with cardiovascular riskDiane Strachowski
Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305 5722, USA
Depress Anxiety 25:E1-10. 2008..CBT is an effective treatment for reducing depression and increasing positive affect in patients at risk for CVD, but the results vary by time of measurement and measurement setting...