Ann G Taylor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The metabolic syndrome and mind-body therapies: a systematic review
    Joel G Anderson
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, P O Box 800782, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
    J Nutr Metab 2011:276419. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Cranial electrical stimulation improves symptoms and functional status in individuals with fibromyalgia
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville Electronic address
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:327-35. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled, double-blind pilot study of the effects of cranial electrical stimulation on activity in brain pain processing regions in individuals with fibromyalgia
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Explore (NY) 9:32-40. 2013
  4. pmc Top-down and bottom-up mechanisms in mind-body medicine: development of an integrative framework for psychophysiological research
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Explore (NY) 6:29-41. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of adjunctive Swedish massage and vibration therapy on short-term postoperative outcomes: a randomized, controlled trial
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:77-89. 2003
  6. pmc Pilot study of cranial stimulation for symptom management in breast cancer
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:476-83. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk indices associated with the insulin resistance syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and possible protection with yoga: a systematic review
    Kim E Innes
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, Blake Center, PO Box 800905, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0905, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:491-519. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Valerian use for sleep disturbances related to rheumatoid arthritis
    Diana M Taibi
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 18:120-6. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Pilot feasibility study of binaural auditory beats for reducing symptoms of inattention in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Susan Kennel
    University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 25:3-11. 2010
  10. pmc Effects of cranial electrical stimulation on sleep disturbances, depressive symptoms, and caregiving appraisal in spousal caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Karen M Rose
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 22:119-25. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Academic Career Award
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. CAM CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM PROGRAM
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Massage to Enhance Quality of Life in ASCT Patients
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. TRAINING PROGRAM IN COMPLEMENTARY & ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc The metabolic syndrome and mind-body therapies: a systematic review
    Joel G Anderson
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, P O Box 800782, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
    J Nutr Metab 2011:276419. 2011
    ..Findings from the studies reviewed support the potential clinical effectiveness of mind-body practices in improving indices of the metabolic syndrome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cranial electrical stimulation improves symptoms and functional status in individuals with fibromyalgia
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville Electronic address
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:327-35. 2013
    ..001) than individuals using the sham device or those receiving usual care alone over time. Additionally, individuals using the active CES device had improved functional status versus the sham device and UC groups over time (p = .028). ..
  3. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled, double-blind pilot study of the effects of cranial electrical stimulation on activity in brain pain processing regions in individuals with fibromyalgia
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Explore (NY) 9:32-40. 2013
    ..To investigate the effects of microcurrent cranial electrical stimulation (CES) therapy on activity in pain processing brain regions...
  4. pmc Top-down and bottom-up mechanisms in mind-body medicine: development of an integrative framework for psychophysiological research
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Explore (NY) 6:29-41. 2010
    ..Finally, we review current neuroimaging and psychophysiological research from diverse areas of mind-body medicine that supports the framework as a basis for future research on the specific biobehavioral mechanisms of mind-body therapies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of adjunctive Swedish massage and vibration therapy on short-term postoperative outcomes: a randomized, controlled trial
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:77-89. 2003
    ..To examine the effects of adjunctive postoperative massage and vibration therapy on short-term postsurgical pain, negative affect, and physiologic stress reactivity...
  6. pmc Pilot study of cranial stimulation for symptom management in breast cancer
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:476-83. 2010
    ..To examine the feasibility, relationships among variables, and preliminary outcomes of a self-directed complementary modality, cranial electrical stimulation (CES), for symptom management in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk indices associated with the insulin resistance syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and possible protection with yoga: a systematic review
    Kim E Innes
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, Blake Center, PO Box 800905, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0905, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 18:491-519. 2005
    ..To conduct a systematic review of published literature regarding the effects of yoga, a promising mind-body therapy, on specific anthropometric and physiologic indices of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and on related clinical endpoints...
  8. ncbi request reprint Valerian use for sleep disturbances related to rheumatoid arthritis
    Diana M Taibi
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 18:120-6. 2004
    ..The herb valerian may be useful as a mild sleep aid in clinical populations, such as persons with rheumatoid arthritis. This article reviews valerian to inform healthcare providers of potential uses and safety considerations...
  9. doi request reprint Pilot feasibility study of binaural auditory beats for reducing symptoms of inattention in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Susan Kennel
    University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 25:3-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to explore the potential for the use of binaural auditory beat stimulation to reduce the symptom of inattention in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder...
  10. pmc Effects of cranial electrical stimulation on sleep disturbances, depressive symptoms, and caregiving appraisal in spousal caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Karen M Rose
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 22:119-25. 2009
    ..The purpose of this work was to investigate the effects of cranial electrical stimulation (CES) on sleep disturbances, depressive symptoms, and caregiving appraisal...
  11. pmc Effects of noninvasive interactive neurostimulation on symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized, sham-controlled pilot study
    Terry Kit Selfe
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 14:1075-81. 2008
    ..To explore the effects of noninvasive interactive neurostimulation used as an adjunct to usual care, on pain and other symptoms in adults with osteoarthritis of the knee...
  12. pmc Menopause, the metabolic syndrome, and mind-body therapies
    Kim E Innes
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0905, USA
    Menopause 15:1005-13. 2008
    ..However, additional rigorous studies are needed to confirm existing findings and to examine long-term effects on cardiovascular health...
  13. pmc Cranial electrical stimulation: potential use in reducing sleep and mood disturbances in persons with dementia and their family caregivers
    Karen M Rose
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:240-6. 2008
    ..The proposed mechanism of action and studies that support cranial electrical stimulation as a modality to reduce distressing symptoms are reviewed. Directions for research are proposed...
  14. pmc Contextualizing the effects of yoga therapy on diabetes management: a review of the social determinants of physical activity
    Gina K Alexander
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:228-39. 2008
    ..Further research is necessary to determine the extent of this influence...
  15. pmc Family interactions among African American prostate cancer survivors
    Randy A Jones
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:213-20. 2008
    ..Data analysis revealed that support from family members and friends plays an important role in how men cope with their treatment and recovery from prostate cancer...
  16. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine modality use and beliefs among African American prostate cancer survivors
    Randy A Jones
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:359-64. 2007
    ..To examine the cultural beliefs and attitudes of African American prostate cancer survivors regarding the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) modalities...
  17. ncbi request reprint One nurse's vision for research in CAM energy modalities
    Ann Gill Taylor
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia, USA
    Beginnings 26:16-7. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Incorporating patients' perspectives in complementary and alternative medicine clinical trial design
    Pamela F Rodeheaver
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:959-67. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Chronic stress and insulin resistance-related indices of cardiovascular disease risk, part 2: a potential role for mind-body therapies
    Kim E Innes
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:44-51. 2007
    ..In this article, we review the evidence regarding the potential benefits of specific mind-body modalities for CVD risk reduction and discuss possible mechanisms underlying these observed effects...
  20. pmc Acupuncture and osteoarthritis of the knee: a review of randomized, controlled trials
    Terry Kit Selfe
    School of Nursing and the Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:247-54. 2008
    ..These studies provide evidence that acupuncture is an effective treatment for pain and physical dysfunction associated with osteoarthritis of the knee...
  21. ncbi request reprint Chronic stress and insulin resistance-related indices of cardiovascular disease risk, part I: neurophysiological responses and pathological sequelae
    Kim E Innes
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health Systems, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:46-52. 2007
    ....
  22. pmc Absorption: an individual difference to consider in mind-body interventions
    Victoria Menzies
    Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    J Holist Nurs 26:297-302. 2008
    ..Such trials may be strengthened by including measures of personality dimensions such as absorption...
  23. ncbi request reprint Stress management during pregnancy: designing and evaluating a mind-body intervention
    Nancy Jallo
    Clinical Care Services, Sentara Healthcare Optima Health, Virginia Beach, VA, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:190-203. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Current status of mind-body interventions for vascular complications of diabetes
    Daniel I Galper
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Fam Community Health 26:34-40. 2003
    ..It is noninvasive, inexpensive, and consistent with community-based approaches to diabetes self-management. As an adjunct to the medical management of diabetes, thermal biofeedback may help ameliorate some of the vascular complications...
  25. pmc Effects of guided imagery on outcomes of pain, functional status, and self-efficacy in persons diagnosed with fibromyalgia
    Victoria Menzies
    Florida International University, School of Nursing, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:23-30. 2006
    ..1) To investigate the effects of a 6-week intervention of guided imagery on pain level, functional status, and self-efficacy in persons with fibromyalgia (FM); and (2) to explore the dose-response effect of imagery use on outcomes...
  26. ncbi request reprint A high-carbohydrate, high-fiber meal improves endothelial function in adults with the metabolic syndrome
    David W Brock
    Department of Human Services, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2313-5. 2006
  27. doi request reprint Complementary practice and products. Foreword
    Audrey E Snyder
    University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, USA
    Fam Community Health 31:188-9. 2008
  28. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome
    Norma Cuellar
    J Altern Complement Med 10:422-3. 2004

Research Grants4

  1. Academic Career Award
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. CAM CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM PROGRAM
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Based upon prior successes in conventional research training, the faculty can guarantee that CAM trainees will acquire the needed knowledge and shills for successful careers in CAM research. ..
  3. Massage to Enhance Quality of Life in ASCT Patients
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These analyses will provide the foundation for designing a large multi-site RCT (R01) that will examine the effects and mechanisms of massage therapy for patients with cancer undergoing ASCT ..
  4. TRAINING PROGRAM IN COMPLEMENTARY & ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
    Ann Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Advancing knowledge of effectiveness, safety, mechanisms of action, and costs of CAM practices and products is a major initiative that benefits human health and advances the NIH goals related to clinical research. ..