Fadel Zeidan

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mindfulness meditation improves cognition: evidence of brief mental training
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Conscious Cogn 19:597-605. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Effects of brief and sham mindfulness meditation on mood and cardiovascular variables
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:867-73. 2010
  3. pmc Brain mechanisms supporting the modulation of pain by mindfulness meditation
    Fadel Zeidan
    Departments of Neurobiology and Anatomy and Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, and Psychology Department, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233, USA
    J Neurosci 31:5540-8. 2011
  4. pmc Neural correlates of mindfulness meditation-related anxiety relief
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:751-9. 2014
  5. pmc Pain sensitivity is inversely related to regional grey matter density in the brain
    Nichole M Emerson
    Department of Neuroscience, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pain 155:566-73. 2014
  6. pmc From cue to meaning: Brain mechanisms supporting the construction of expectations of pain
    Oleg V Lobanov
    Neuroscience Program, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pain 155:129-36. 2014

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Mindfulness meditation improves cognition: evidence of brief mental training
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Conscious Cogn 19:597-605. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that 4days of meditation training can enhance the ability to sustain attention; benefits that have previously been reported with long-term meditators...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of brief and sham mindfulness meditation on mood and cardiovascular variables
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:867-73. 2010
    ..This experiment examined whether a 3-day (1-hour total) mindfulness or sham mindfulness meditation intervention would improve mood and cardiovascular variables when compared to a control group...
  3. pmc Brain mechanisms supporting the modulation of pain by mindfulness meditation
    Fadel Zeidan
    Departments of Neurobiology and Anatomy and Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, and Psychology Department, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233, USA
    J Neurosci 31:5540-8. 2011
    ..Together, these data indicate that meditation engages multiple brain mechanisms that alter the construction of the subjectively available pain experience from afferent information...
  4. pmc Neural correlates of mindfulness meditation-related anxiety relief
    Fadel Zeidan
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:751-9. 2014
    ..These findings provide evidence that mindfulness meditation attenuates anxiety through mechanisms involved in the regulation of self-referential thought processes...
  5. pmc Pain sensitivity is inversely related to regional grey matter density in the brain
    Nichole M Emerson
    Department of Neuroscience, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pain 155:566-73. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc From cue to meaning: Brain mechanisms supporting the construction of expectations of pain
    Oleg V Lobanov
    Neuroscience Program, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pain 155:129-36. 2014
    ..This meaning-related activity is presumably critical for preparing sensory systems to optimally process afferent information. ..