Michael N Oxman

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A vaccine to prevent herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia in older adults
    M N Oxman
    Shingles Prevention Study Mail code 111F 1, VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:2271-84. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Zoster vaccine: current status and future prospects
    Michael N Oxman
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:197-213. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster pathogenesis and cell-mediated immunity and immunosenescence
    Michael N Oxman
    University of California, San Diego, Staff Physician Infectious Diseases, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161 0001, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 109:S13-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Vaccination against Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia
    Michael N Oxman
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:S228-36. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaccination to prevent herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
    Michael N Oxman
    University of California San Diego, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    Hum Vaccin 3:64-8. 2007
  6. pmc Varicella zoster virus-specific immune responses to a herpes zoster vaccine in elderly recipients with major depression and the impact of antidepressant medications
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1085-93. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Augmenting immune responses to varicella zoster virus in older adults: a randomized, controlled trial of Tai Chi
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:511-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint A real-time PCR assay to identify and discriminate among wild-type and vaccine strains of varicella-zoster virus and herpes simplex virus in clinical specimens, and comparison with the clinical diagnoses
    Ruth Harbecke
    Department of Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1310-22. 2009
  9. pmc Major depressive disorder and immunity to varicella-zoster virus in the elderly
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:759-66. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in the older adult: criterion validity of the 10-item Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)
    M Irwin
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego and the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, 92161, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:1701-4. 1999

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint A vaccine to prevent herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia in older adults
    M N Oxman
    Shingles Prevention Study Mail code 111F 1, VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:2271-84. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that vaccination against VZV would decrease the incidence, severity, or both of herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia among older adults...
  2. doi request reprint Zoster vaccine: current status and future prospects
    Michael N Oxman
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, and Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:197-213. 2010
    ..Prospects for improved zoster vaccines and their use in immunocompromised patients are discussed, and questions related to zoster vaccine use are addressed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster pathogenesis and cell-mediated immunity and immunosenescence
    Michael N Oxman
    University of California, San Diego, Staff Physician Infectious Diseases, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161 0001, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 109:S13-7. 2009
    ..The study demonstrated that the zoster vaccine produced significant reductions in the incidence of herpes zoster, in the burden of illness caused by herpes zoster, and in the incidence of PHN...
  4. doi request reprint Vaccination against Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia
    Michael N Oxman
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:S228-36. 2008
    ..VZV vaccines can boost VZV-CMI. Therefore, we tested the hypothesis that VZV vaccination would protect older adults against HZ and PHN...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaccination to prevent herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
    Michael N Oxman
    University of California San Diego, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    Hum Vaccin 3:64-8. 2007
  6. pmc Varicella zoster virus-specific immune responses to a herpes zoster vaccine in elderly recipients with major depression and the impact of antidepressant medications
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 56:1085-93. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Augmenting immune responses to varicella zoster virus in older adults: a randomized, controlled trial of Tai Chi
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:511-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effects of a behavioral intervention, Tai Chi, on resting and vaccine-stimulated levels of cell-mediated immunity (CMI) to varicella zoster virus (VZV) and on health functioning in older adults...
  8. doi request reprint A real-time PCR assay to identify and discriminate among wild-type and vaccine strains of varicella-zoster virus and herpes simplex virus in clinical specimens, and comparison with the clinical diagnoses
    Ruth Harbecke
    Department of Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1310-22. 2009
    ..With the PCR assay as the gold standard, the sensitivity of virus culture was 53% for VZV and 77% for HSV. There was 92% agreement between the clinical diagnosis of HZ by the Clinical Evaluation Committee and the PCR assay results...
  9. pmc Major depressive disorder and immunity to varicella-zoster virus in the elderly
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7057, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:759-66. 2011
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  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in the older adult: criterion validity of the 10-item Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D)
    M Irwin
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego and the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, 92161, USA
    Arch Intern Med 159:1701-4. 1999
    ..A briefer 10-item version has been proposed, but there are few data on its properties as a screening instrument...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cellular immunity to varicella-zoster virus in patients with major depression
    M Irwin
    VA Medical Center, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:S104-8. 1998
    ..These data indicate that major depression is associated with a marked decline in VZV-specific cellular immunity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of a behavioral intervention, Tai Chi Chih, on varicella-zoster virus specific immunity and health functioning in older adults
    Michael R Irwin
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunonology, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 7057, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:824-30. 2003
    ..This study examined whether a behavioral intervention, Tai Chi Chih (TCC), affects VZV specific immunity and health functioning in older adults who, on average, show impairments of health status and are at risk for shingles...
  13. ncbi request reprint Validation of a 3-factor scoring model for the Pittsburgh sleep quality index in older adults
    Jason C Cole
    University of California, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7076, USA
    Sleep 29:112-6. 2006
    ..Yet, validation of the PSQI single-factor scoring has not been carried out...
  14. pmc Prior depression history and deterioration of physical health in community-dwelling older adults--a prospective cohort study
    Hyong Jin Cho
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of California, Los Angeles, Semel Institute for Neuroscience, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:442-51. 2010
    ..This study examined whether prior depression history predicts deterioration of physical health in community-dwelling older adults...
  15. doi request reprint Varicella-zoster virus-specific immune responses in elderly recipients of a herpes zoster vaccine
    M J Levin
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:825-35. 2008
    ..The trial included an immunology substudy to determine the relationship of VZV-specific immune responses to vaccination and clinical outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Development of a measure of the burden of pain due to herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia for prevention trials: adaptation of the brief pain inventory
    Paul M Coplan
    Merck Research Laboratories, West Point, Pennsylvania 19486, USA
    J Pain 5:344-56. 2004
    ..These findings support the validity and utility of the ZBPI, the definition of PHN, and the severity-duration measure of the burden of HZ illness...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of acute herpes zoster pain and discomfort on functional status and quality of life in older adults
    Kenneth E Schmader
    Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Clin J Pain 23:490-6. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Impairments in health functioning and sleep quality in older adults with a history of depression
    Sarosh J Motivala
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of California at Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1184-91. 2006
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the management of herpes zoster
    Robert H Dworkin
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, 14642, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:S1-26. 2007
    ..Specific recommendations for the use of these medications are provided. In addition, suggestions are made for treatments that, when used in combination with antiviral therapy, may further reduce pain and other complications of HZ...