James J Mao

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Attitudes and barriers towards participation in an acupuncture trial among breast cancer patients: a survey study
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 2 Gates Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A randomised trial of electro-acupuncture for arthralgia related to aromatase inhibitor use
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:267-76. 2014
  3. pmc Joint pain severity predicts premature discontinuation of aromatase inhibitors in breast cancer survivors
    Kannie Chim
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street 2 Gates, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:401. 2013
  4. pmc Feasibility trial of electroacupuncture for aromatase inhibitor--related arthralgia in breast cancer survivors
    James J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 8:123-9. 2009
  5. pmc Acupuncture for nonpalliative radiation therapy-related fatigue: feasibility study
    Jun James Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 7:52-8. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Delivery of survivorship care by primary care physicians: the perspective of breast cancer patients
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:933-8. 2009
  7. pmc Patterns and risk factors associated with aromatase inhibitor-related arthralgia among breast cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 115:3631-9. 2009
  8. pmc Psychological outcomes and health beliefs in adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer and controls
    Anne E Kazak
    ABPP, Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486 CHOP North, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2002-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Adult cancer survivorship: evolution, research, and planning care
    Linda A Jacobs
    LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 59:391-410. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Positive changes, increased spiritual importance, and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:339-47. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Attitudes and barriers towards participation in an acupuncture trial among breast cancer patients: a survey study
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 2 Gates Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:7. 2014
    ..We sought to identify socio-demographic, clinical and psychological factors related to willingness to participate (WTP) and to determine barriers to participation in an acupuncture clinical trial among breast cancer patients...
  2. doi request reprint A randomised trial of electro-acupuncture for arthralgia related to aromatase inhibitor use
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Abramson Cancer Center, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, PA, United States Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 50:267-76. 2014
    ..Arthralgia is a common and debilitating side-effect experienced by breast cancer patients receiving aromatase inhibitors (AIs) and often results in premature drug discontinuation...
  3. pmc Joint pain severity predicts premature discontinuation of aromatase inhibitors in breast cancer survivors
    Kannie Chim
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street 2 Gates, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    BMC Cancer 13:401. 2013
    ..Premature discontinuation of aromatase inhibitors (AIs) in breast cancer survivors compromises treatment outcomes. We aimed to evaluate whether patient-reported joint pain predicts premature discontinuation of AIs...
  4. pmc Feasibility trial of electroacupuncture for aromatase inhibitor--related arthralgia in breast cancer survivors
    James J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 8:123-9. 2009
    ..Given the existing evidence for electroacupuncture (EA) for treatment of osteoarthritis in the general population, this study aims to establish the feasibility of studying EA for treating AI-related arthralgia...
  5. pmc Acupuncture for nonpalliative radiation therapy-related fatigue: feasibility study
    Jun James Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 7:52-8. 2009
    ..Acupuncture has the potential to prevent RT-related fatigue, which will need to be confirmed by conducting a randomized controlled trial...
  6. doi request reprint Delivery of survivorship care by primary care physicians: the perspective of breast cancer patients
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:933-8. 2009
    ..This study aims to describe postmenopausal breast cancer survivors' (BCS) perceptions of PCP-related survivorship care...
  7. pmc Patterns and risk factors associated with aromatase inhibitor-related arthralgia among breast cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 115:3631-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the perceived onset, characteristics, and risk factors for AI-related arthralgia (AIA)...
  8. pmc Psychological outcomes and health beliefs in adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer and controls
    Anne E Kazak
    ABPP, Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Room 1486 CHOP North, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2002-7. 2010
    ..Beliefs about health may be identified and targeted for intervention to improve quality of life, particularly when patient perceptions of current health problems are considered...
  9. doi request reprint Adult cancer survivorship: evolution, research, and planning care
    Linda A Jacobs
    LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 59:391-410. 2009
    ..Finally, an overview of evolving treatment summary and care plan initiatives is presented...
  10. doi request reprint Positive changes, increased spiritual importance, and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:339-47. 2010
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  11. pmc Uncovering the expectancy effect: the validation of the acupuncture expectancy scale
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 16:22-7. 2010
    ..We sought to validate a previously developed Acupuncture Expectancy Scale (AES) as an instrument to measure patients' expected responses to acupuncture...
  12. pmc Acupuncture in primary care
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, 2 Gates Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Prim Care 37:105-17. 2010
    ..The practice of acupuncture in primary care requires rigorous training, financial discipline, and good communication skills. When done correctly, acupuncture is beneficial for both patients and providers...
  13. doi request reprint A dilemma in male engagement in preventive services: adolescent males' knowledge and attitudes toward testicular cancer and testicular self-exam
    Peter F Cronholm
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:134-40. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Increases in core body temperature precede hot flashes in a prostate cancer patient
    Laura J Hanisch
    Behavioral Oncology, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychooncology 18:564-7. 2009
    ..We present preliminary findings of physiological changes in a prostate cancer patient with frequent hot flashes...
  15. doi request reprint Cancer survivors with unmet needs were more likely to use complementary and alternative medicine
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:116-24. 2008
    ..This study aims to determine the relationship between patients' perceived UMN and their use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) to help with cancer problems during and after treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint De qi: Chinese acupuncture patients' experiences and beliefs regarding acupuncture needling sensation--an exploratory survey
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicne, USA
    Acupunct Med 25:158-65. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to describe Chinese acupuncture patients' perceived sensations of, and beliefs about, acupuncture needling...
  17. ncbi request reprint Symptom burden among cancer survivors: impact of age and comorbidity
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:434-43. 2007
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  18. pmc Acupuncture expectancy scale: development and preliminary validation in China
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Explore (NY) 3:372-7. 2007
    ..We seek to develop and validate an instrument that measures patients' expected response from acupuncture...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine and prayer among a national sample of cancer survivors compared to other populations without cancer
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2 Gates Building 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Complement Ther Med 15:21-9. 2007
    ..Extensive use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among cancer survivors has been described in literature, but the rate has not previously been compared to other groups in a true population sample...
  20. ncbi request reprint A gain in cultural competence through an international acupuncture elective
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Fam Med 39:16-8. 2007
    ..This study describes an international acupuncture elective and its impact on medical students' development of cultural competence...
  21. ncbi request reprint Endogenous opioids and hot flushes still hypothetical
    Laura J Hanisch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Lancet 367:92-3. 2006