Michael E Hyland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Plymouth
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reports by some massage therapists of a sense of 'special connection' that is sometimes experienced with clients/patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementmed 13:335-41. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Motivational concordance: an important mechanism in self-help therapeutic rituals involving inert (placebo) substances
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 65:405-13. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the impact of severe asthma and its treatment showing that treatment burden is neglected in existing asthma assessment scales
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, Plymouth University, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK
    Qual Life Res 24:631-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Beating and insulting children as a risk for adult cancer, cardiac disease and asthma
    Michael E Hyland
    Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK
    J Behav Med 36:632-40. 2013
  5. pmc A brief guide to the selection of quality of life instrument
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:24. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Frequency of non-asthma GP visits predicts asthma exacerbations: an observational study in general practice
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 21:405-11. 2012
  7. pmc Preference for different relaxation techniques by COPD patients: comparison between six techniques
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 11:2315-2319. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Derivation and validation of a composite index of severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the DOSE Index
    Rupert C Jones
    Respiratory Research Unit, Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:1189-95. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Nonspecific mechanisms that enhance well-being in health-promoting behaviors
    Carolina Gaitan-Sierra
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, England
    Health Psychol 30:793-6. 2011
  10. doi request reprint One size does not fit all: motivational predictors of contextual benefits of therapy
    Ben Whalley
    University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Psychol Psychother 82:291-303. 2009

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Reports by some massage therapists of a sense of 'special connection' that is sometimes experienced with clients/patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, UK
    Forsch Komplementmed 13:335-41. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to provide exploratory qualitative data on anecdotal reports by some physical therapists that they sometimes experience a sense of 'special connection' with patients or clients...
  2. doi request reprint Motivational concordance: an important mechanism in self-help therapeutic rituals involving inert (placebo) substances
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 65:405-13. 2008
    ..Expectancy failed to predict outcome in the nonenhanced ritual group. The results suggest that motivational concordance is an important therapeutic mechanism for real-life placebos...
  3. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the impact of severe asthma and its treatment showing that treatment burden is neglected in existing asthma assessment scales
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, Plymouth University, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK
    Qual Life Res 24:631-9. 2015
    ..OCS impacts on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) have not been quantified. Asthma HRQoL scales are valid as outcome measures for patients requiring OCS only if they assess the deficits imposed by OCS...
  4. doi request reprint Beating and insulting children as a risk for adult cancer, cardiac disease and asthma
    Michael E Hyland
    Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK
    J Behav Med 36:632-40. 2013
    ..A stress-inducing parenting style, even when normative, has long term adverse health consequences. ..
  5. pmc A brief guide to the selection of quality of life instrument
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 1:24. 2003
    ..For cross-sectional use scales should have a wide range of items, should be longer, and there are no adverse floor and ceiling effects, and response options can be simpler to allow a larger set of items...
  6. doi request reprint Frequency of non-asthma GP visits predicts asthma exacerbations: an observational study in general practice
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 21:405-11. 2012
    ..Being able to identify patients at risk of exacerbations is useful as it enables resources to be targeted at these patients...
  7. pmc Preference for different relaxation techniques by COPD patients: comparison between six techniques
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 11:2315-2319. 2016
    ..A review of the effectiveness of relaxation techniques for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients has shown inconsistent results, but studies have varied in terms of technique and outcome measures...
  8. doi request reprint Derivation and validation of a composite index of severity in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the DOSE Index
    Rupert C Jones
    Respiratory Research Unit, Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:1189-95. 2009
    ..Single measures such as lung function provide a limited reflection of how the disease affects patients. Composite measures have the potential to account for many of the facets of COPD...
  9. doi request reprint Nonspecific mechanisms that enhance well-being in health-promoting behaviors
    Carolina Gaitan-Sierra
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, England
    Health Psychol 30:793-6. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint One size does not fit all: motivational predictors of contextual benefits of therapy
    Ben Whalley
    University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    Psychol Psychother 82:291-303. 2009
    ..A common sense view in psychotherapy holds that there are individual differences in response to different treatments. However, despite considerable effort, no clear rationale exists to guide the selection of therapy for individual patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using the placebo response in clinical practice
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth
    Clin Med (Lond) 3:347-50. 2003
    ..In clinical practice, the placebo response creates an adjunctive response to that of active treatment. It is a useful, but fickle, boon as it is difficult to predict when it will occur...
  12. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the benefits of taking hormone replacement therapy with other prescription drugs
    Pamela A Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
    Maturitas 46:273-81. 2003
    ..Clinical trials of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) exclude women who have other health problems. The aim of our community survey was to investigate the impact of HRT on women with a variety of other health problems...
  13. ncbi request reprint Extended Network Generalized Entanglement Theory: therapeutic mechanisms, empirical predictions, and investigations
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 9:919-36. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Asthma treatment needs: a comparison of patients' and health care professionals' perceptions
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 26:2141-52. 2004
    ..Patients' perceptions of asthma tend to differ from those of clinicians, who primarily focus on asthma control. Patients' treatment needs and preferences may not be adequately addressed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does a form of 'entanglement' between people explain healing? An examination of hypotheses and methodology
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL48AA, UK
    Complement Ther Med 12:198-208. 2004
    ..Two research ideas are presented for testing the hypothesis of entanglement between people, both of which are based on predicting variation in outcome in naturally occurring contexts (the naturalistic observational study)...
  16. ncbi request reprint A tale of two therapies: psychotherapy and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and the human effect
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth
    Clin Med (Lond) 5:361-7. 2005
    ..The therapist matters, but how or why we do not know. We need a better understanding of therapist effects, in psychotherapy, in CAM and also amongst physicians...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spirituality predicts outcome independently of expectancy following flower essence self-treatment
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 60:53-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether absorption and spirituality predict the placebo response independently of expectancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue syndrome: the role of positivity to illness in chronic fatigue syndrome patients
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 11:731-41. 2006
    ..The results suggest that a caring therapeutic intervention increases positive interpretations of illness prior to improvements in mental fatigue, but that positivity does not play a causal role in the reduction of fatigue...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dispositional predictors of placebo responding: a motivational interpretation of flower essence and gratitude therapy
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, PL48AA Plymouth, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 62:331-40. 2007
    ..The motivational concordance interpretation is that therapeutic rituals that are consistent with self-defining or self-actualizing goals have a nonspecific therapeutic benefit independently of expectancy...
  20. pmc Multi-component assessment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: an evaluation of the ADO and DOSE indices and the global obstructive lung disease categories in international primary care data sets
    Rupert C Jones
    Clinical Trials and Population Studies, Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry ITTC Building N14, Plymouth Science Park, Plymouth, UK
    NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 26:16010. 2016
    ..The GOLD categories predict future risk inconsistently. The DOSE index and the GOLD categories using exacerbation frequency may be used to identify those at high risk for exacerbations and admissions. ..
  21. doi request reprint Guidelines versus practice: UK asthma nurses often recommend intermittent, symptom-driven use of inhaled corticosteroids
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, UK
    Prim Care Respir J 18:114-7. 2009
    ..Intermittent ICS use is inconsistent with current guidelines but is a common form of non-compliance. The aim of this study was to investigate how asthma nurses advise patients to use ICS...
  22. doi request reprint Dispositional predictors of complementary medicine and vitamin use in students
    Philippa Wheeler
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Health Psychol 13:516-9. 2008
    ..In addition to confirming previous research, this is the first demonstration that complementary medicine and vitamin/mineral use are predicted by the same variables, including less rationality...
  23. doi request reprint Do existing psychologic scales measure the nonspecific benefit associated with CAM treatment?
    Michael E Hyland
    Department of Health Psychology, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 14:185-9. 2008
    ..This may limit the need for the development of new CAM-specific outcomes...
  24. pmc Motivation and placebos: do different mechanisms occur in different contexts?
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:1828-37. 2011
    ..Empirical predictions of this new theory are outlined, including ways in which placebo effects can be combined with other psychologically mediated effects on short-term and long-term psychological and physiological state...
  25. pmc Explaining unexplained pain to fibromyalgia patients: finding a narrative that is acceptable to patients and provides a rationale for evidence based interventions
    Michael E Hyland
    Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, Plymouth, UK School of Psychology, Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK
    Br J Pain 10:156-61. 2016
    ..Patients also indicated that they had started to implement lifestyle change with perceived benefit. Fibromyalgia patients appear to respond positively to a technology-derived narrative based on the analogy of the body as a computer. ..
  26. doi request reprint Common Factor Mechanisms in Clinical Practice and Their Relationship with Outcome
    Carolina Gaitan-Sierra
    School of Psychology, Queen s University of Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother 22:258-66. 2015
    ..When expectancy correlates with outcome in some other studies, this may be due to confound between expectancy and intrinsic enjoyment...
  27. doi request reprint Mood enhancement in health-promoting non-aerobic exercise: the role of non-specific mechanisms
    Carolina Gaitan-Sierra
    Plymouth University, UK
    J Health Psychol 19:918-30. 2014
    ..The association between expectancy and perceived benefit was mediated via intrinsic motivation and perceived effort. Results support motivational concordance and positive focus as mechanisms of benefit but not response expectancy. ..
  28. doi request reprint Attrition from self-directed interventions: investigating the relationship between psychological predictors, intervention content and dropout from a body dissatisfaction intervention
    Adam W A Geraghty
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Soc Sci Med 71:30-7. 2010
    ..Prediction of attrition is possible from both intervention content and psychological variables...
  29. doi request reprint Network origins of anxiety and depression
    Michael E Hyland
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 33:161-2. 2010
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  30. doi request reprint Placebo by proxy: the effect of parents' beliefs on therapy for children's temper tantrums
    Ben Whalley
    School of Psychology, Plymouth University, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK
    J Behav Med 36:341-6. 2013
    ..We cannot say whether tantrum reduction was due to objective changes in child behavior, changes in parental perception, or both, but both are clinically important changes. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint Correlation of psychological and physical symptoms with chronically elevated cytokine levels associated with a common immune dysregulation
    Ben Whalley
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, England
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 99:348-51. 2007
    ..Chronically elevated levels of proinflammatory cytokines are associated with inflammatory diseases and psychological symptoms of depression and tiredness...
  32. doi request reprint Consistency of the placebo effect
    Ben Whalley
    School of Psychology, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK
    J Psychosom Res 64:537-41. 2008
    ..For prediction to be possible, the response to placebo must be reliable. We tested the consistency of the placebo effect by assessing the response to four trials of placebo analgesic treatment...