Adam T Hirsh
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Pain assessment and treatment disparities: a virtual human technology investigationAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
Pain 143:106-13. 2009..These data contribute to the existing literature on disparities in pain practice and highlight the potential of a novel approach that may serve as a model for future investigation of these critical issues...
- Cognitive and behavioral treatments for anxiety and depression in a patient with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD): a case report and clinical discussionAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 206 221 5688, USA
J Clin Psychol Med Settings 16:270-9. 2009..Improvements in marital relations were also achieved. These treatment effects were maintained at follow-up and in the context of acute, medical stressors. Future clinical and research directions are also discussed...
- Sex differences in pain and psychological functioning in persons with limb lossAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
J Pain 11:79-86. 2010..This study did not find prominent sex differences in pain specific to limb loss. However, several sex differences in the overall biopsychosocial experience of pain did emerge that are consistent with the broader literature...
- Evaluation of nurses' self-insight into their pain assessment and treatment decisionsAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Pain 11:454-61. 2010..These data suggest that biases may be prominent in practitioner decision-making about pain, but that providers have minimal awareness of and/or a lack of willingness to acknowledge this bias...
- Effects of self-hypnosis training and cognitive restructuring on daily pain intensity and catastrophizing in individuals with multiple sclerosis and chronic painMark P Jensen
University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Int J Clin Exp Hypn 59:45-63. 2011..The CR-HYP treatment appeared to have beneficial effects greater than the effects of CR and HYP alone. Future research examining the efficacy of an intervention that combines CR and HYP is warranted...
- Psychosocial factors and adjustment to pain in individuals with postpolio syndromeAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:213-24. 2010..The purpose of the current study was to examine the associations among measures of psychosocial factors, pain, and adjustment in persons with postpoliomyelitis syndrome...
- Symptom burden in individuals with cerebral palsyAdam T Hirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 47:863-76. 2010..Additional research is needed to identify the most effective treatments for those symptoms that affect community integration and psychological functioning as a way to improve the quality of life of individuals with CP...
- Prevalence and impact of pain in multiple sclerosis: physical and psychologic contributorsAdam T Hirsh
Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:646-51. 2009..To characterize the prevalence and impact of pain in veterans with multiple sclerosis (MS) and to assess their association with demographic, biologic, and psychologic variables...
- Sleep problems in individuals with spinal cord injury: frequency and age effectsMark P Jensen
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6490, USA
Rehabil Psychol 54:323-31. 2009....