Shamini Jain

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Biofield therapies: helpful or full of hype? A best evidence synthesis
    Shamini Jain
    UCLA Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:1-16. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, social class and hostility: effects on in vivo beta-adrenergic receptor responsiveness
    Shamini Jain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Biol Psychol 65:89-100. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of mindfulness meditation versus relaxation training: effects on distress, positive states of mind, rumination, and distraction
    Shamini Jain
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program, Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:11-21. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceived stress and uplifts on inflammation and coagulability
    Shamini Jain
    Joint Doctoral Program, Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:154-60. 2007
  5. pmc Predictors of inflammation in response to anthracycline-based chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:98-104. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of nocturnal blood pressure dipping to cellular adhesion, inflammation and hemostasis
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, California 92093 0804, USA
    J Hypertens 22:2087-93. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrating integrative medicine research: what can we learn from each other?
    Shamini Jain
    Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 6:45-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Complementary medicine for fatigue and cortisol variability in breast cancer survivors: a randomized controlled trial
    Shamini Jain
    Samueli Institute, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
    Cancer 118:777-87. 2012

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Biofield therapies: helpful or full of hype? A best evidence synthesis
    Shamini Jain
    UCLA Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:1-16. 2010
    ..Biofield therapies (such as Reiki, therapeutic touch, and healing touch) are complementary medicine modalities that remain controversial and are utilized by a significant number of patients, with little information regarding their efficacy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, social class and hostility: effects on in vivo beta-adrenergic receptor responsiveness
    Shamini Jain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Biol Psychol 65:89-100. 2004
    ..Thus, decreased beta-adrenergic receptor responsiveness in African-Americans does not appear to be due to differences in current social class, age, or smoking status, nor to higher reports of hostility...
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of mindfulness meditation versus relaxation training: effects on distress, positive states of mind, rumination, and distraction
    Shamini Jain
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program, Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    Ann Behav Med 33:11-21. 2007
    ..Although mindfulness meditation interventions have recently shown benefits for reducing stress in various populations, little is known about their relative efficacy compared with relaxation interventions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of perceived stress and uplifts on inflammation and coagulability
    Shamini Jain
    Joint Doctoral Program, Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:154-60. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Predictors of inflammation in response to anthracycline-based chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:98-104. 2008
    ..Inflammation in response to chemotherapy is most significantly related to inflammation that existed prior to chemotherapy but also potentially to treatment regimen and to certain disease characteristics...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relation of nocturnal blood pressure dipping to cellular adhesion, inflammation and hemostasis
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, California 92093 0804, USA
    J Hypertens 22:2087-93. 2004
    ..The pathogenetic mechanisms of this relationship have not been elucidated. We investigated whether non-dipping would relate to procoagulant and proinflammatory activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrating integrative medicine research: what can we learn from each other?
    Shamini Jain
    Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 6:45-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Complementary medicine for fatigue and cortisol variability in breast cancer survivors: a randomized controlled trial
    Shamini Jain
    Samueli Institute, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
    Cancer 118:777-87. 2012
    ..Fatigue is a chief complaint in cancer patients, and warrants effective treatment. Biofield therapies are complementary medicine approaches used by cancer populations. There is little information about their efficacy...

Research Grants1

  1. Responses to Energy & Mock Healing in Fatigued Survivors
    Shamini Jain; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For the reasons fully explained in detail in section #27, the PI is requesting an additional year of funding for this 2 year F31 in order to complete this clinical trial, which is her dissertation project. ..