Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
- PDA-assisted low glycemic index dietary intervention for type II diabetes: a pilot studyY Ma
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1235-43. 2006..Epidemiological and dietary intervention studies suggest that a low-glycemic index (GI) diet is beneficial for blood glucose control; however, long-term clinical utility of the low GI diet has not been fully investigated...
- Coronary Artery Smoking Intervention Study (CASIS): 5-year follow-upM C Rosal
Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Worcester 01655, USA
Health Psychol 17:476-8. 1998..AO, p = .01). Factors predicting maintained abstinence included having 12 or more years of education, contemplating quitting smoking or being ready to begin action to quit at baseline, and having a higher self-efficacy score...
- The effect of dietary exposures on recurrence and mortality in early stage breast cancerJ R Hebert
Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 51:17-28. 1998..02-1.17) for each kg/m2 (equivalent to about 5.8 pounds for a woman 5'4" tall). For death, the results were similar, but relative weight was more strongly associated, increasing risk by 12% per kg/m2 (RR=1.12; 95% CI=1.03-1.22)...
- Weight loss following a clinic-based weight loss program among adults with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptomsS L Pagoto
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Eat Weight Disord 15:e166-72. 2010....
- Sequence and seasonal effects of salivary cortisolJ A King
Behavioral Neuroscience Program of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Behav Med 26:67-73. 2000..The findings in this study suggest that repeated saliva sampling and seasonal variation in cortisol levels may independently affect adrenal response and, therefore, need to be accounted for in longitudinal studies...
- Behavioral risk factors among members of a health maintenance organizationM C Rosal
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
Prev Med 33:586-94. 2001....
- Randomized controlled trial of behavioral treatment for comorbid obesity and depression in women: the Be Active TrialS Pagoto
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1427-34. 2013..The purpose of the present study was to test the hypothesis that delivering evidence-based behavior therapy for depression before a lifestyle weight loss intervention improves both weight loss and depression...
- Seasonal variation in food intake, physical activity, and body weight in a predominantly overweight populationY Ma
Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Eur J Clin Nutr 60:519-28. 2006..To describe seasonal variation in food intake, physical activity, and body weight in a predominantly overweight population...
- Understanding disparities in leukemia: a national studyM I Patel
Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Cancer Causes Control 23:1831-7. 2012..However, disparities in hematologic malignancies have been relatively unexplored on population-based levels. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between race/ethnicity and acute leukemia mortality...
- Thrombin generation after the abrupt cessation of intravenous unfractionated heparin among patients with acute coronary syndromes: potential mechanisms for heightened prothrombotic potentialR C Becker
Cardiovascular Thrombosis Research Center, Laboratory for Vascular Biology Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
J Am Coll Cardiol 34:1020-7. 1999..v.) unfractionated heparin among patients with acute coronary syndromes...
- Cholesterol depletion inhibits epidermal growth factor receptor transactivation by angiotensin II in vascular smooth muscle cells: role of cholesterol-rich microdomains and focal adhesions in angiotensin II signalingM Ushio-Fukai
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
J Biol Chem 276:48269-75. 2001....
- Thalamic metabolism and symptom onset in preclinical Huntington's diseaseA Feigin
Center for Neurosciences, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
Brain 130:2858-67. 2007..Increases in network expression and thalamic glucose metabolism may be compensatory for early neuronal losses in p-HD. Declines in these measures may herald the onset of symptoms in gene carriers...
- Correlation analysis for longitudinal data: applications to HIV and psychosocial researchX M Tu
Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Stat Med 26:4116-38. 2007..We illustrate the approach with real study data in mental health and HIV prevention research...
- Effect of acupuncture on plasmic levels of insulin, glucagon and hypercoagulability in NIDDM complicated by acute cerebral infarctionJ Chen
Affiliated Zhuhai TCM Hospital, Guangzhou University, TCM and Pharmacy, Zhuhai, 519015
J Tradit Chin Med 21:267-9. 2001..The results showed that acupuncture was more effective in reducing insulin and glucagon levels (P < 0.001) and improving hypercoagulability (P < 0.05) of blood...
- [Effects of Rholida on the free radical metabolism and serum creatine kinase after exercise at plateau]J H Cui
The 18th Hospital of PLA, Yechen, China
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing) 14:448-51. 2001..05), but SOD didn't (P>0.05). Conclusion. Rholida, Acetazolamide, Xi's capsule could regulate the disorder of free radical metabolism at plateau and Rholida had advantage over the others...
- [Association between renin-angiotensin system gene polymorphism and type 2 diabetics with stroke in China]X Zhang
Department of Endocrinology, Gene Laboratory, Affiliated Hospital of Shandong Medical University, Jinan, Shandong, 250012 P R China
Zhonghua Yi Xue Yi Chuan Xue Za Zhi 18:462-6. 2001..The aim of this study was to explore the association between gene polymorphisms of renin-angiotensin system (RAS) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) complicated with stroke...
- Change in women's diet and body mass following intensive intervention for early-stage breast cancerJ R Hebert
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina School of Public Health, 800 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 101:421-31. 2001..Increasing their effectiveness and maintaining high levels of adherence may require additional support, including the involvement of significant others, periodic individual meetings, or group booster sessions...
- Isolation of anti-HIV-1 lignans from Larrea tridentata by counter-current chromatographyJ N Gnabre
Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218-2685, USA
J Chromatogr A 719:353-64. 1996..These compounds may represent a new class of anti-HIV agents with important clinical relevance...