Summary: The science dealing with the study of mental processes and behavior in man and animals.

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  1. ncbi Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 60:410-21. 2005
  2. pmc The role of positive emotions in positive psychology. The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions
    B L Fredrickson
    Department of Psychology and Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 525 East University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Am Psychol 56:218-26. 2001
  3. pmc Disseminating self-help: positive psychology exercises in an online trial
    Stephen M Schueller
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Positive Psychology Center, Philadelphia, PA 94110, United States
    J Med Internet Res 14:e63. 2012
  4. pmc Drug side effect extraction from clinical narratives of psychiatry and psychology patients
    Sunghwan Sohn
    Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i144-9. 2011
  5. ncbi Bayesian just-so stories in psychology and neuroscience
    Jeffrey S Bowers
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, England
    Psychol Bull 138:389-414. 2012
  6. ncbi A practical solution to the pervasive problems of p values
    Eric Jan Wagenmakers
    Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:779-804. 2007
  7. ncbi The psychology of doing nothing: forms of decision avoidance result from reason and emotion
    Christopher J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:139-67. 2003
  8. pmc The (mis)reporting of statistical results in psychology journals
    Marjan Bakker
    Department of Psychology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Methods 43:666-78. 2011
  9. ncbi Latent variables in psychology and the social sciences
    Kenneth A Bollen
    Odum Institute for Research in Social Science, CB 3210 Hamilton
    Annu Rev Psychol 53:605-34. 2002
  10. pmc Barriers to sustaining antiretroviral treatment in Kisesa, Tanzania: a follow-up study to understand attrition from the antiretroviral program
    Maria Roura
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Mwanza, Tanzania
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:203-10. 2009

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  1. ncbi Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 60:410-21. 2005
    Positive psychology has flourished in the last 5 years. The authors review recent developments in the field, including books, meetings, courses, and conferences...
  2. pmc The role of positive emotions in positive psychology. The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions
    B L Fredrickson
    Department of Psychology and Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 525 East University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Am Psychol 56:218-26. 2001
    ..perspective on positive emotions and situates this new perspective within the emerging field of positive psychology. The broaden-and-build theory posits that experiences of positive emotions broaden people's momentary thought-..
  3. pmc Disseminating self-help: positive psychology exercises in an online trial
    Stephen M Schueller
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Positive Psychology Center, Philadelphia, PA 94110, United States
    J Med Internet Res 14:e63. 2012
    The recent growth of positive psychology has led to a proliferation in exercises to increase positive thoughts, behaviors, and emotions...
  4. pmc Drug side effect extraction from clinical narratives of psychiatry and psychology patients
    Sunghwan Sohn
    Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i144-9. 2011
    ..To extract physician-asserted drug side effects from electronic medical record clinical narratives...
  5. ncbi Bayesian just-so stories in psychology and neuroscience
    Jeffrey S Bowers
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, England
    Psychol Bull 138:389-414. 2012
    According to Bayesian theories in psychology and neuroscience, minds and brains are (near) optimal in solving a wide range of tasks. We challenge this view and argue that more traditional, non-Bayesian approaches are more promising...
  6. ncbi A practical solution to the pervasive problems of p values
    Eric Jan Wagenmakers
    Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:779-804. 2007
    In the field of psychology, the practice of p value null-hypothesis testing is as widespread as ever...
  7. ncbi The psychology of doing nothing: forms of decision avoidance result from reason and emotion
    Christopher J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:139-67. 2003
    ..Other factors affecting decision avoidance through these key components, such as anticipatory negative emotions, decision strategies, counterfactual thinking, and preference uncertainty, are also discussed...
  8. pmc The (mis)reporting of statistical results in psychology journals
    Marjan Bakker
    Department of Psychology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Methods 43:666-78. 2011
    In order to study the prevalence, nature (direction), and causes of reporting errors in psychology, we checked the consistency of reported test statistics, degrees of freedom, and p values in a random sample of high- and low-impact ..
  9. ncbi Latent variables in psychology and the social sciences
    Kenneth A Bollen
    Odum Institute for Research in Social Science, CB 3210 Hamilton
    Annu Rev Psychol 53:605-34. 2002
    The paper discusses the use of latent variables in psychology and social science research...
  10. pmc Barriers to sustaining antiretroviral treatment in Kisesa, Tanzania: a follow-up study to understand attrition from the antiretroviral program
    Maria Roura
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Mwanza, Tanzania
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:203-10. 2009
    ..Effectiveness and sustainability of ART roll-out could be strengthened by strategic intervention at different levels, with particular attention to community-level factors such as social networks' influence and support...
  11. ncbi Family-based interventions for pediatric obesity: methodological and conceptual challenges from family psychology
    Katherine M Kitzmann
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:175-89. 2006
    ..The authors highlight methodological and conceptual challenges facing researchers in this area and argue for an even broader family focus in family-based interventions for pediatric obesity...
  12. ncbi Psychology out of the laboratory: the challenge of violent extremism
    Jeremy Ginges
    Psychology Department, The New School for Social Research, 65 Fifth Avenue, Third Floor, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Am Psychol 66:507-19. 2011
    ..The challenge to psychology is to adopt an interdisciplinary focus drawing on a range of research methods and to become bolder in its ..
  13. ncbi Bayesian statistical inference in psychology: comment on Trafimow (2003)
    Michael D Lee
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Psychol Rev 112:662-8; discussion 669-74. 2005
    ..This comment, with the help of a simple example, explains the usefulness of Bayesian inference for psychology.
  14. ncbi Psychosocial factors at work and subsequent depressive symptoms in the Gazel cohort
    I Niedhammer
    INSERM National Research Institute on Health and Medicine, Unit 88, Hopital National de Saint Maurice, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 24:197-205. 1998
  15. ncbi Processing capacity defined by relational complexity: implications for comparative, developmental, and cognitive psychology
    G S Halford
    Department of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Behav Brain Sci 21:803-31; discussion 831-64. 1998
    ..The complexity of relations processed by children increases with age. Implications for neural net models and theories of cognition and cognitive development are discussed...
  16. ncbi The poor availability of psychological research data for reanalysis
    Jelte M Wicherts
    Department of Psycology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Psychol 61:726-8. 2006
  17. ncbi Deception in psychology: moral costs and benefits of unsought self-knowledge
    Lisa Bortolotti
    Philosophy Department, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Account Res 13:259-75. 2006
    ..The community gains collective self-knowledge that, once shared, can play a role in shaping education, informing policies and in general creating a more efficient and just society...
  18. ncbi Doctoral training in statistics, measurement, and methodology in psychology: replication and extension of Aiken, West, Sechrest, and Reno's (1990) survey of PhD programs in North America
    Leona S Aiken
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am Psychol 63:32-50. 2008
    In a survey of all PhD programs in psychology in the United States and Canada, the authors documented the quantitative methodology curriculum (statistics, measurement, and research design) to examine the extent to which innovations in ..
  19. ncbi A systematic review of psychological factors as predictors of chronicity/disability in prospective cohorts of low back pain
    Tamar Pincus
    Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, UK
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:E109-20. 2002
    ..A systematic review of prospective cohort studies in low back pain...
  20. ncbi Improving athletes' perspectives of sport psychology consultation: a controlled evaluation of two interview methods
    B Donohue
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
    Behav Modif 28:182-93. 2004
    Although investigations have consistently demonstrated the effectiveness of sport psychology interventions, these methods have been underutilized by athletes...
  21. ncbi Headache among medical and psychology students
    João Eliezer Ferri-de-Barros
    Department of Medicine and Psychology, Taubaté University, SP, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:502-8. 2011
    ..Headaches occur frequently and thus are a key component of sociocentric medical education...
  22. pmc Factors influencing knowledge about childhood autism among final year undergraduate Medical, Nursing and Psychology students of University of Nigeria, Enugu State, Nigeria
    Monday N Igwe
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu, Nigeria
    Ital J Pediatr 36:44. 2010
    ..Poor knowledge about childhood autism among final year medical, nursing and psychology students who would form tomorrow's child health care professionals can compromise early recognition and ..
  23. pmc Identification of prognostic factors for chronicity in patients with low back pain: a review of screening instruments
    M Melloh
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Private Bag 1921, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int Orthop 33:301-13. 2009
    ..Screening instruments for the identification of prognostic factors in patients with LBP should include these factors as a minimum core set...
  24. ncbi Integrating cognitive psychology, neurology and neuroimaging
    L M Parsons
    Research Imaging Center, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78284 6240, USA
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 107:155-81. 2001
    In the last decade, there has been a dramatic increase in research effectively integrating cognitive psychology, functional neuroimaging, and behavioral neurology...
  25. ncbi The persistence of underpowered studies in psychological research: causes, consequences, and remedies
    Scott E Maxwell
    Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:147-63. 2004
    ..Supplementing significance tests with effect size measures and confidence intervals is shown to address some but not necessarily all problems associated with multiple testing...
  26. pmc What imitation tells us about social cognition: a rapprochement between developmental psychology and cognitive neuroscience
    Andrew N Meltzoff
    Center for Mind, Brain and Learning, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:491-500. 2003
    ..Imitation is doubly revealing: it is used by infants to learn about adults, and by scientists to understand the organization and functioning of the brain...
  27. ncbi Tailored cognitive-behavioral therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis for patients at risk: a randomized controlled trial
    Andrea W M Evers
    Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Center St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pain 100:141-53. 2002
  28. pmc Mental illness and well-being: the central importance of positive psychology and recovery approaches
    Mike Slade
    Health Service and Population Research Department Box P029, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Denmark Hill, London SE58AF, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:26. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to support the re-orientation of health services around promoting well-being. Mental health services are used as an example to illustrate the new knowledge skills which will be needed by health professionals...
  29. pmc Comparison of risk factors predicting return to work between patients with subacute and chronic non-specific low back pain: systematic review
    C A M Heitz
    Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 18:1829-35. 2009
    ..Psychosocial interventions might be more effective in subacute stages since a higher proportion of modifiable risk factors were identified in that group...
  30. ncbi Behaviour of medical students in seeking mental and physical health care: exploration and comparison with psychology students
    Renee Brimstone
    School of Psychology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Med Educ 41:74-83. 2007
    ..Medical students learn attitudes and values from clinician role models and may also adopt behaviour patterns that lead them to seek help for physical and mental health problems from informal sources...
  31. ncbi Best practices for missing data management in counseling psychology
    Gabriel L Schlomer
    Division of Family Studies and Human Development, University of Arizona, P O Box 210069, Tucson, AZ 85721 0069, USA
    J Couns Psychol 57:1-10. 2010
    This article urges counseling psychology researchers to recognize and report how missing data are handled, because consumers of research cannot accurately interpret findings without knowing the amount and pattern of missing data or the ..
  32. ncbi Evolving guidelines for publication of qualitative research studies in psychology and related fields
    R Elliott
    Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    Br J Clin Psychol 38:215-29. 1999
    ..qualitative and quantitative research and seven guidelines especially pertinent to qualitative investigations in psychology and related social sciences...
  33. ncbi Untangling social function and social cognition: a review of concepts and measurement
    Jodi A Yager
    Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychiatry 69:47-68. 2006
    ..Future efforts should be directed towards the continued validation of social functioning and social cognitive measures and their adaptation for use in at-risk and early psychosis populations...
  34. ncbi A new Big Five: fundamental principles for an integrative science of personality
    Dan P McAdams
    School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Am Psychol 61:204-17. 2006
    Despite impressive advances in recent years with respect to theory and research, personality psychology has yet to articulate clearly a comprehensive framework for understanding the whole person...
  35. ncbi The Cinderella of psychology: the neglect of motor control in the science of mental life and behavior
    David A Rosenbaum
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am Psychol 60:308-17. 2005
    One would expect psychology--the science of mental life and behavior--to place great emphasis on the means by which mental life is behaviorally expressed...
  36. ncbi A prospective cohort study of risk factors for disability retirement because of back pain in the general working population
    Kare B Hagen
    Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, National Insurance Administration, Oslo, Norway
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1790-6. 2002
    ..A 7-year prospective cohort study of 34,754 employed men and women was conducted...
  37. ncbi The development and maturation of humanitarian psychology
    Gerard A Jacobs
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069, USA
    Am Psychol 62:929-41. 2007
    ..A glimpse is provided of the third generation of psychological support programs, and an admonition is made for a more empirical evaluation of the effectiveness of interventions...
  38. pmc Quantum physics in neuroscience and psychology: a neurophysical model of mind-brain interaction
    Jeffrey M Schwartz
    UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, NPI Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:1309-27. 2005
    ..It is able to represent more adequately than classic concepts the neuroplastic mechanisms relevant to the growing number of empirical studies of the capacity of directed attention and mental effort to systematically alter brain function...
  39. ncbi Arbitrary metrics in psychology
    Hart Blanton
    Department of PsychologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am Psychol 61:27-41. 2006
    ..One example comes from social psychology, where researchers have begun using the Implicit Association Test to provide the lay public with feedback about ..
  40. ncbi Clinical psychologists across the years: the division of clinical psychology from 1960 to 2003
    John C Norcross
    Department of Psychology, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA 18510 4596, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:1467-83. 2005
    ..researchers have studied the members of the American Psychological Association's (APA) Division of Clinical Psychology to obtain information about their demographic characteristics, educational experiences, theoretical orientations,..
  41. ncbi The meanings of suicidal behaviour to psychology students in Ghana: a qualitative approach
    Joseph Osafo
    Department of Social Work and Health Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Transcult Psychiatry 48:643-59. 2011
    The objective of this study was to examine psychology students' attitudes toward suicidal behaviour and the meanings they assign to the act...
  42. ncbi The continued search for nonarbitrary metrics in psychology
    Susan E Embretson
    School of Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0170, USA
    Am Psychol 61:50-5; discussion 62-71. 2006
    ..In contrast to Blanton and Jaccard (2006), research findings suggest that metrics have direct impact on statistics for group comparisons and trend analysis...
  43. ncbi Walking on the sunny side: what positive psychology can contribute to psychiatric rehabilitation concepts and practice
    Galia S Moran
    Department of Community Mental Health
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:202-8. 2013
    This article suggests a positive psychology framework to strengthen and broaden psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery thought and practice.
  44. ncbi Cognitive styles in the context of modern psychology: toward an integrated framework of cognitive style
    Maria Kozhevnikov
    George Mason University, Psychology Department, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:464-81. 2007
  45. ncbi The impact of CBT and ACT models using psychology trainee therapists: a preliminary controlled effectiveness trial
    Raimo Lappalainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Behav Modif 31:488-511. 2007
    ..Overall, therapists with limited training in both models got better results with ACT and the processes of change fit with the ACT model...
  46. ncbi The relationship between psychosocial distress and disability assessed by the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised and Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire in patients with chronic low back pain
    Henrica R Schiphorst Preuper
    Center for Rehabilitation, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 002, 9750 RA Haren, The Netherlands
    Spine J 7:525-30. 2007
    ..The relationship between psychosocial distress measured with the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised (SCL-90-R) and self-reported disability measured with the Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire (RMDQ) has not been investigated...
  47. ncbi An overview of coefficient alpha and a reliability matrix for estimating adequacy of internal consistency coefficients with psychological research measures
    Joseph G Ponterotto
    Division of Psychological and Educational Services, Room 1008, Fordham University at Lincoln Center, 113 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023 7478, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 105:997-1014. 2007
    ..A new reliability matrix anchored in classical test theory is introduced to help researchers judge adequacy of internal consistency coefficients with research measures. Guidelines and cautions in applying the matrix are provided...
  48. ncbi Consistency errors in p-values reported in Spanish psychology journals
    José Manuel Caperos
    Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Comillas Pontifical University, Madrid, Spain
    Psicothema 25:408-14. 2013
    ..Recent reviews have drawn attention to frequent consistency errors when reporting statistical results...
  49. ncbi Distinguishing science from pseudoscience in school psychology: science and scientific thinking as safeguards against human error
    Scott O Lilienfeld
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Sch Psychol 50:7-36. 2012
    Like many domains of professional psychology, school psychology continues to struggle with the problem of distinguishing scientific from pseudoscientific and otherwise questionable clinical practices...
  50. ncbi A sustainable future for humanity? How can psychology help?
    S Oskamp
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
    Am Psychol 55:496-508. 2000
    ..Specific steps toward that goal are proposed in this and the following four articles...
  51. ncbi Reliability and factor structure of the Multidimensional Pain Inventory--Swedish Language Version (MPI-S)
    G Bergstrom
    Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pain 75:101-10. 1998
    ..For section 3 the hypothesised factor structure could not be confirmed...
  52. ncbi Public skepticism of psychology: why many people perceive the study of human behavior as unscientific
    Scott O Lilienfeld
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am Psychol 67:111-29. 2012
    Data indicate that large percentages of the general public regard psychology's scientific status with considerable skepticism. I examine 6 criticisms commonly directed at the scientific basis of psychology (e.g...
  53. ncbi Medical and psychology students' self-assessed communication skills: A pilot study
    Juhani Tiuraniemi
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Philosophy, University of Turku, Finland
    Patient Educ Couns 83:152-7. 2011
    The purpose of this study was to describe how psychology and medical students assess their own competency and skills before and after training, in which role-play was used to teach interpersonal and communication skills.
  54. ncbi Evolutionary psychology: new perspectives on cognition and motivation
    Leda Cosmides
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Center for Evolutionary Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 64:201-29. 2013
    Evolutionary psychology is the second wave of the cognitive revolution. The first wave focused on computational processes that generate knowledge about the world: perception, attention, categorization, reasoning, learning, and memory...
  55. pmc Use of a supplementary internet based education program improves sleep literacy in college psychology students
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:155-60. 2013
    ..It is important to improve sleep literacy. Introductory psychology is one of the most highly enrolled courses at colleges and universities...
  56. ncbi Functional neuroimaging and psychology: what have you done for me lately?
    Joseph M Moran
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
    J Cogn Neurosci 25:834-42. 2013
    Functional imaging has become a primary tool in the study of human psychology but is not without its detractors...
  57. pmc Darwin in mind: new opportunities for evolutionary psychology
    Johan J Bolhuis
    Behavioural Biology Group and Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS Biol 9:e1001109. 2011
    Evolutionary Psychology (EP) views the human mind as organized into many modules, each underpinned by psychological adaptations designed to solve problems faced by our Pleistocene ancestors...
  58. ncbi Rethinking the psychology of tyranny: the BBC prison study
    Stephen Reicher
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 45:1-40; discussion 47-53. 2006
    ..On the basis of these findings, a new framework for understanding tyranny is outlined. This suggests that it is powerlessness and the failure of groups that makes tyranny psychologically acceptable...
  59. ncbi Journal impact factors and self-citations: implications for psychology journals
    Frederik Anseel
    Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Am Psychol 59:49-51. 2004
  60. ncbi Travel into a fairy land: a critique of modern qualitative and mixed methods psychologies
    Aaro Toomela
    Institute of Psychology, Tallinn University, Narva mnt 25, Tallinn, Estonia
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 45:21-47. 2011 the pre-WWII continental Europe is philosophically and theoretically better grounded than the other methodologies that can be distinguished in psychology today. Future psychology should be based on structural-systemic methodology.
  61. ncbi Psychiatry and psychology in medieval Persia
    Nasser Vakili
    Institute for Physiology I, Munster University, Munster, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1862-9. 2006
    ..The main objective of this article is to review the clinical approaches to psychological disorders used by practitioners in medieval Persia...
  62. pmc Gender differences in predictors of self-rated health in Armenia: a population-based study of an economy in transition
    Anahit Demirchyan
    College of Health Sciences, American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
    Int J Equity Health 11:67. 2012
    ..This study identified the set of predictors of fair/poor self-rated health in adult female and male populations of Armenia during a period of long-lasting socio-economic transition to a market economy...
  63. ncbi Evaluating mediation and moderation effects in school psychology: a presentation of methods and review of current practice
    Amanda J Fairchild
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Barnwell College, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
    J Sch Psychol 48:53-84. 2010
    ..The utility of examining moderation and mediation effects in school psychology is described and current use of the analyses in applied school psychology research is reviewed and evaluated...
  64. ncbi A tale of two visions: can a new view of personality help integrate psychology?
    John D Mayer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am Psychol 60:294-307. 2005
    Personality psychology studies how psychological systems work together. Consequently, the field can act as a unifying resource for the broader discipline of psychology...
  65. ncbi Lectures are such an effective teaching method because they exploit evolved human psychology to improve learning
    Bruce G Charlton
    Med Hypotheses 67:1261-5. 2006
    ..The structure of a lecture artificially manipulates human psychology to increase vigilance, focus attention, and generate authority for the lecturer--all of which make ..
  66. ncbi Beyond the pleistocene: using phylogeny and constraint to inform the evolutionary psychology of human mating
    Paul W Eastwick
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4235, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:794-821. 2009
    ..context and presents evidence that 2 adaptive workarounds played a critical role as Homo sapiens's mating psychology evolved...
  67. ncbi A moderate eclecticism: ontological and epistemological issues
    Simo Køppe
    Department of Psychology, Øster Farimagsgade 2A, DK 1330, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 46:1-19. 2012
    The principle of eclecticism is discussed with the point of departure in a definition of psychology and its subject areas. It is argued that eclecticism constitutes one of the key developmental conditions for science...
  68. ncbi The meeting of meditative disciplines and Western psychology: a mutually enriching dialogue
    Roger Walsh
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California College of Medicine, CA, USA
    Am Psychol 61:227-39. 2006
    ..However, to date the meeting of the meditative disciplines and Western psychology has been marred by significant misunderstandings and by an assimilative integration in which much of the ..
  69. ncbi Tension between the theoretical thinking and the empirical method: is it an inevitable fate for psychology?
    Yasuhiro Omi
    University of Yamanashi, Kofu, Yamanashi, Japan
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 46:118-27. 2012
    This paper will start from focusing on the limitations of quantitative approach in psychology from three viewpoints. First--data collection, especially experiments and questionnaires as two major methods of quantitative approach...
  70. ncbi Binary recursive partitioning: background, methods, and application to psychology
    Edgar C Merkle
    Department of Psychology, Wichita State University, Kansas 67260, USA
    Br J Math Stat Psychol 64:161-81. 2011
    ..In this paper, we describe BRP methods in a detailed manner and illustrate their use in psychological research. We also provide R code for carrying out the methods...
  71. ncbi Pocket-sized psychology studies: exploring daily diary software for palm pilots
    Benjamin Le
    Department of Psychology, Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041, USA
    Behav Res Methods 38:325-32. 2006
  72. ncbi ChoiceKey: a real-time speech recognition program for psychology experiments with a small response set
    Christopher Donkin
    University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    Behav Res Methods 41:154-62. 2009
    ..The ChoiceKey source files and instructions may be downloaded as supplemental materials for this article from
  73. ncbi Community health psychology: promoting analysis and action for social change
    Catherine Campbell
    London School of Economics, UK
    J Health Psychol 9:187-95. 2004
    Community health psychology is concerned with the theory and method of working with communities to combat disease and to promote health...
  74. ncbi The dirty dozen: twelve failures of the hurricane katrina response and how psychology can help
    Anahita Gheytanchi
    Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
    Am Psychol 62:118-30. 2007
    ..Third, this article encourages expanding psychology's role beyond the treatment of trauma to encompass disaster planning and mitigation efforts from a broader ..
  75. ncbi Course and prognostic factors for neck pain in the general population: results of the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010 Task Force on Neck Pain and Its Associated Disorders
    Linda J Carroll
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:S75-82. 2008
    ..Best evidence synthesis...
  76. ncbi Emotional evidence and jurors' judgments: the promise of neuroscience for informing psychology and law
    Jessica M Salerno
    Department of Psychology MC 285, The University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60707 7137, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:273-96. 2009
    ..Ultimately, we argue for more ecologically valid psychological research to clarify these important issues...
  77. ncbi Neurological, neuropsychological, and psychosocial outcome following treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms: a review and commentary
    Karren Towgood
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Auckland New Zealand
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:114-34. 2004
    ..The small number of studies that include cognitive, psychosocial and quality of life outcomes are reviewed in some detail and suggestions made for improving future UIA outcome research...
  78. ncbi Finding "meaning" in psychology: a lay theories approach to self-regulation, social perception, and social development
    Daniel C Molden
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Am Psychol 61:192-203. 2006
    Much of psychology focuses on universal principles of thought and action. Although an extremely productive pursuit, this approach, by describing only the "average person," risks describing no one in particular...
  79. ncbi The Ninth International Forum for Primary Care Research on Low Back Pain
    Daniel Cherkin
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:304-7. 2009
    ..Review of oral and poster presentations and of workshop summaries from the Ninth International Forum for Primary Care Research on Low Back Pain held in Majorca, Spain, October 4-6, 2007...
  80. ncbi Evolutionary psychology. Controversies, questions, prospects, and limitations
    Jaime C Confer
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Am Psychol 65:110-26. 2010
    Evolutionary psychology has emerged over the past 15 years as a major theoretical perspective, generating an increasing volume of empirical studies and assuming a larger presence within psychological science...
  81. ncbi Psychology over the Internet: On-Line Experiences
    V Garcia
    Department of Psychology, Universidad Femenina del Sagrado Corazón, Lima, Peru
    Cyberpsychol Behav 7:29-33. 2004
    The "International Symposium on Psychology over the Internet: On-Line Experiences" was held in Lima, Peru, July 2003, at the 29th InterAmerican Congress of Psychology...
  82. ncbi Russian women emigrées in psychology: informal Jewish networks
    William R Woodward
    University of New Hampshire, Department of Psychology, Conant Hall, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Hist Psychol 13:111-37. 2010
    ..The characteristics of second-generation women in psychology seem to apply to this sample; they accepted applied or secondary positions in psychology or allied fields and ..
  83. ncbi Networks as complex dynamic systems: applications to clinical and developmental psychology and psychopathology
    Paul L C van Geert
    Department of Developmental Psychology, The Heymans Institute, University of Groningen, 9712 TS Groningen, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Sci 33:174-5. 2010
  84. pmc Behavioral economics: reunifying psychology and economics
    C Camerer
    Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, 228 77, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:10575-7. 1999
    ..improves the realism of the psychological assumptions underlying economic theory, promising to reunify psychology and economics in the process...
  85. ncbi Science and community psychology: social norms for pluralistic inquiry
    James G Kelly
    Am J Community Psychol 31:213-7. 2003
    The concept of "science" linked to the concept of "community psychology" requires adaptation. In the case of community psychology, science is public to citizens as well as to the scientist...
  86. ncbi Psychosocial risk factors for musculoskeletal symptoms among women working in geriatric care
    Holmfridur K Gunnarsdottir
    Department of Research and Occupational Health, Administration of Occupational Health, Iceland
    Am J Ind Med 44:679-84. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to explore the extent of the association between psychosocial work characteristics and musculoskeletal symptoms among women working in geriatric care...
  87. ncbi Psychology brings justice: the science of forensic psychology
    Gisli H Gudjonsson
    Department of Psychology, PO78, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Crim Behav Ment Health 13:159-67. 2003
    In this paper the focus is on one aspect of forensic psychology: the development of psychological instruments, a social psychological model and assessment procedures for evaluating the credibility of witnesses and police detainees during ..
  88. ncbi Comparative approaches in evolutionary psychology: molecular neuroscience meets the mind
    Jaak Panksepp
    J P Scott Center for Neuroscience, Mind and Behavior and Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 23:105-15. 2002
    ..In this paper, we extend our previous arguments concerning strategic weaknesses of evolutionary psychology by advocating a foundational view that focuses on similarities in brain, behavior, and various basic ..
  89. ncbi Eastern Caribbean family psychology with conduct-disordered adolescents from the Virgin Islands
    G R Dudley-Grant
    Virgin Islands Behavioral Services, St Croix, Virgin Islands
    Am Psychol 56:47-57. 2001
    Family psychology is a new and relatively undeveloped discipline in much of the English-speaking Caribbean, particularly in the U.S. Virgin Islands...
  90. ncbi Ethical issues in personality assessment in forensic psychology
    S Knapp
    Pennsylvania Psychological Association, Harrisburg 17102, USA
    J Pers Assess 77:242-54. 2001
    ..The practical recommendations made in this article are consistent with the APA's Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct...
  91. ncbi Systematic review of prognostic cohort studies on shoulder disorders
    Ton Kuijpers
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pain 109:420-31. 2004
    ..These results need to be interpreted with caution because of the small number of studies on which these conclusions are based, and the large heterogeneity among studies regarding follow-up, outcome measures, and analysis...
  92. ncbi National survey of psychotherapy training in psychiatry, psychology, and social work
    Myrna M Weissman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:925-34. 2006
    ..Few practitioners use EBT...
  93. ncbi Neuropsychological rehabilitation
    Barbara A Wilson
    Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:141-62. 2008
    ..Evidence for effective treatment of cognitive, emotional, and psychosocial difficulties is presented, models that have been most influential in NR are described, and the review concludes with guidelines for good practice...
  94. ncbi The neglected 95%: why American psychology needs to become less American
    Jeffrey J Arnett
    Department of Psychology, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Am Psychol 63:602-14. 2008
    ..The result is an understanding of psychology that is incomplete and does not adequately represent humanity...
  95. ncbi Intersectionality and research in psychology
    Elizabeth R Cole
    University of Michigan, Department of Women s Studies, and Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1290, USA
    Am Psychol 64:170-80. 2009
    ..The 3rd looks for commonalities across categories commonly viewed as deeply different. The author concludes with a discussion of the implications and value of these 3 questions for each stage of the research process...
  96. ncbi Clinical outcomes for patients classified by fear-avoidance beliefs and centralization phenomenon
    Mark W Werneke
    Spine Rehabilitation at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold, NJ 07728, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:768-77. 2009
  97. ncbi Do physical therapists in the United kingdom recognize psychosocial factors in patients with acute low back pain?
    Annette Bishop
    Department of Physiotherapy Studies and Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1316-22. 2005
    ..A cross-sectional, descriptive vignette survey of practicing, musculoskeletal physical therapists...
  98. ncbi Variables in psychology: a critique of quantitative psychology
    Aaro Toomela
    Department of Psychology, Tallinn University, Narva mnt 25, Tallinn 10120, Estonia
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 42:245-65. 2008
    ..It is concluded that variable-psychology has a very limited range of application for the development of a theory of mind-psychology.
  99. pmc Functional impairment in body dysmorphic disorder: a prospective, follow-up study
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 42:701-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, psychosocial functioning was poor over time, and few subjects attained functional remission. Greater BDD severity predicted poorer functioning...
  100. pmc Psychosocial functioning and quality of life in body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:254-60. 2005
    ..In addition, they suggest that treatment should aim at improving functioning and quality of life in addition to relieving symptoms...
  101. ncbi Genomic imprinting and human psychology: cognition, behavior and pathology
    Lisa M Goos
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Exp Med Biol 626:71-88. 2008
    ..Furthermore, hypotheses regarding the evolutionary development of imprinted genes can be used to derive predictions about their role in normal behavioural variation, such as that observed in food-related and social interactions...

Research Grants72

  1. Understanding/ Treating Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Pediatric Physical Illness
    Eva Szigethy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Effects of Testosterone and Genetic Factors on Psychological and Motor Function i
    NICOLE RENEE TARTAGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I have a assembled a strong team of mentors and collaborators with broad and successful research careers in psychology, outcomes in sex chromosomal abnormalities, endocrinology, clinical trials, genotype-phenotype studies, ..
  3. Neural mechanisms by which chronic stress regulates inflammation in asthma
    Melissa A Rosenkranz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..goals with the utmost rigor requires expertise in not one, but at least three distinct methodological domains: psychology, neuroscience, and immunology...
  4. Comparative effectiveness of diabetes prevention strategies in women with GDM
    Assiamira Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finding that this intervention is cost-effective in this setting should motivate its adoption at KP as well as in other health care systems. ..
  5. PS11-003 Minority AIDS Research Initiative
    ..Given that adolescent health is imperative to public health, the proposed research is timely, innovative and bears great significance. ..
  6. Food Environment, Diet Quality and Disparities in Obesity
    Adam Drewnowski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This interdisciplinary project on the built environment, behavior and health brings together experts from nutrition, geography, epidemiology, medicine, statistics and urban design. ..
  7. Saliva and Serum Inflammatory Biomarkers in Periodontitis: A Study in Older Women
    Jean Wactawski Wende; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, this information can be used to inform our understanding of the role of inflammation as one mechanism by which periodontal and other chronic diseases occur and progress. ..
  8. A Cohort Study of Preterm Delivery in Relation to Partner Abuse, Mood and Anxiety
    Michelle A Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. Congress'passing of the Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who Deliver Infants Early (PREEMIE) Act (P.L. 109-450)234. ..
  9. Self-Determination Theory and Lifestyle Behaviors in Barrett's Esophagus Patients
    HODA J BADR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, the proposed project involves a relatively small investment that could yield great progress in understanding the health promotion needs of this understudied population. ..
  10. Integrated Treatment for Smoking Cessation &Anxiety in People with HIV
    Michael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is an interdisciplinary research proposal that involves collaboration between clinical psychologists, physicians, and mental health/HIV counselors. ..
  11. Perinatal Stress and programming of childhood wheeze and lung function
    Rosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Knowledge gained from the proposed research may inform new pathways linking stress to lung structure-function changes. ..
  12. Cardiovascular Health: Effects of the Social and Physical Environment
    Shakira Franco Suglia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Stress and Subclinical Cardio-Metabolic Disease in Police: A Longitudinal Study
    John M Violanti; Fiscal Year: 2013
  14. Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomes
    Ami R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Results from this work will improve pregnancy outcomes and inform public health policy, particularly for vulnerable subpopulations, who often encounter elevated exposures to chemical and non-chemical stressors. ..
  15. Exercise Intervention for Smoking
    Michael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Central Nervous System Mechanisms in Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA)
    Daniel J Clauw; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thus, in addition to this study providing a potential paradigm shift in our thinking regarding the "disease" of OA, this study also develops practical clinical tools for identifying the presence of centrally-enhanced pain in OA. ..
  17. Depression &CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
  18. Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in Blacks
    Robert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..However, there are several minor study design issues that all appear remediable. Overall enthusiasm for this application remains high. ..
  19. Adherence intervention to promote optimal use of insulin pumps in adolescents wit
    Kimberly Driscoll; Fiscal Year: 2013
  20. The Effects of Lung Transplant on Disability and Health-Related Quality of Life
    Jonathan Paul Singer; Fiscal Year: 2013
  21. Biopsychosocial approaches to healthy aging
    Terrie Vasilopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2012
  22. OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD in Mental Health Residential Treatment Programs
    Eric Slade; Fiscal Year: 2013
  23. Telehealth Outreach for Chronic Back Pain
    Joseph H Atkinson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Rigorously controlled clinical trials of the type proposed could contribute to more accessible, integrated pain treatment. ..
  24. Psychosocial Factors and the Risk of Incident Asthma in African American Women
    Patricia F Coogan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Multi-Dimensional Successful Aging Among HIV-Infected Adults
    David J Moore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Understanding potentially malleable protective versus risk factors at an individual level may lead to development of new interventions aimed at increasing the likelihood of successful aging among people living with HIV. ..
  26. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health Problems
    Lisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate received her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Kentucky, completed one year of predoctoral Health Psychology internship training at the ..
  27. Stress, Neurodevelopment and the Emergence of Addictive Behaviors in Adolescence
    ..perspectives including Adolescent Medicine, Neurobiology, Neuroimaging, Neuropsychology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology and Women's Health. Dr...
  28. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2013
  29. HIV Prevention Intervention for Young Transgender Women
    MATTHEW JAMES MIMIAGA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    William E Whitehead; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Identifying these different phenotypes of IBS and the genetic markers associated with them may help to identify new targets for drug development and may help us to individualize treatment and thereby make it more successful. ..
  31. The Psychosocial &Genetic Basis of Estrogen Metabolism &Blood Pressure in Aging
    ..Completion of these aims, as well as mentorship by Dr. Cacioppo and additional training in psychology, geriatrics, endocrinology, vascular biology, and genetics, will ensure the PI develops into an independent ..
  32. Genetic and estrogen-dependent regulation of the human PAC1R receptor and PTSD
    Kerry J Ressler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will further examine the mechanisms of PAC1 regulation using human lymphoblast cell lines of differing PAC1 rs2267735 genotypes. ..
  33. Multicenter ALS Cohort Study of Oxidative Stress and Disease Progression
    Hiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomes
    Ami R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Disparities in CHD in the Jackson Heart Study
    Mario Sims; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research will also show which factors health policy makers need to focus on in order to address and eliminate CHD disparities. ..
  36. Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled Persons
    ..Ultimately, the results could impact healthcare reform and integrate dental case management into medical case management for disadvantaged persons. ..
  37. Comparison of Depression Interventions after Acute Coronary Syndrome (CODIACS)
    Karina W Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Yet, we do not have clear evidence about which existing depression treatment algorithm would effectively alleviate both. This CEC grant will accelerate answering this pressing public health issue. ..
    Boris P Kovatchev; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A modular approach will permit incremental testing and deployment of system features, which will structure and facilitate system development. ..
    Neil Schneiderman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..All trainees receive individual mentoring and participate in relevant program project and other research meetings. ..
  40. Biological Markers of System Burden in Symptomatic Knee OA: A Prospective Study
  41. Chronic Conditions and Mutuality of Care in Late Life Marriage
    JOAN E MONIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Further, the combination of training and research will serve as a spring board for the candidate's independent research career to elucidate how interpersonal relationships influence health among older adults. ..
  42. Caregiver Illness Perception and Childs Early Childhood Caries Status
    Mary Beth Slusar; Fiscal Year: 2013
  43. Cognitive Impairment and Self-management in Adults with Heart Failure
    Joel W Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2013
  44. Comprehensive vs. Assisted Management of Mood and Pain Symptoms (CAMMPS) Trial
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2013
  45. Prevenitng HIV/STIs in Central Indian High Risk Women: A Pilot Intervention
    Thomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the adaptation proves successful, it could have significant impact on slowing or stopping the spread of HIV infection in this group and in the general population. ..
  46. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2012
  47. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. An Investigation of the Clinical Utility of a Prolonged Grief Disorder Diagnosis
    Holly Gwen Prigerson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Findings from this study will inform development of a larger field trial to determine the impact of PGD on patient outcomes. ..
  49. Subjective Well-Being Over The Life Course
    STEPHEN JONATHAN MACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The programme will be a fully-integrated collaboration between economists, psychologists, epidemiologists and psychiatrists. ..
  50. Meta-Analysis of Biobehavioral Determinants of Health Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes
    Sharon A Brown; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The information obtained will inform clinical guidelines so that clinicians can effectively address the growing global diabetes epidemic. ..
  51. Stress, Gene-Environment Interaction and Cardiovascular Disease
    Belinda L Needham; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This approach is necessary to better understand the importance of stress and to develop preventative interventions. ..
  52. A Cognitive Neuroscience Framework for Understanding and Treating Mood Disorders
    Moshe Bar; Fiscal Year: 2012
  53. Chemotherapy Near Death: Modifiable Factors and Outcomes in Ovarian Cancer
    Alexi Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013
  54. Home-based Exercise for Management of HIV-associated Cardiovascular Disease Risk
    Gregory A Hand; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This study will test the feasibility of an at-home exercise program for PLWHA and prepare for a full-scale intervention study, which may lead to a reduction in CVD risk among PLWHA. ..
  55. Social Ties and Health: Aggregating Data from Five Viral-Challenge Trials
    Sheldon A Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In the long term, findings derived from these data may provide insight into possible alternative targets for intervention that typically are not addressed using conventional medical techniques. ..
  56. The Impact of Stress and Psychosocial Factors on Inflammation in Women
    Susan A Everson-Rose; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Moreover, the study addresses the critical public health problems of obesity and cardiovascular disease and thus has high public health relevance. ..
  57. Cognitive Behavioral Effects on Sleep, Pain, and Cytokines in Gynecologic Cancer
    Deidre B Pereira; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To the extent that psychological factors may influence quality of life and tumor biology among women with gynecologic cancers, psychological interventions may represent an important adjunct to standard clinical care in this population. ..
  58. Sociocultural Factors and Cardiometabolic Risk in Mexican-American Women
    Linda C Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. population subgroup. ..
  59. Behavioral Rx & Nutrition in Pediatric Chronic Disease
    Lori J Stark; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..2) to provided the candidate protected time and resources to mentor junior faculty and postdoctoral fellows in psychology and pediatrics who are pursuing clinical research careers in behavioral nutrition interventions for children...
  60. Understanding Race and Culture in Living Donor Kidney Transplantation
    Larissa Myaskovsky; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Findings from this study are needed in order to develop patient, provider, and system-level interventions to increase rates of LDKT and improve post-transplant health outcomes among African Americans. ..
  61. Psychosocial Factors and Aging: Resting/Reflexive Cardiovascular Control
    Richard P Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2013
  62. Targeting the Teachable Moment: A Lifestyle Intervention for Breast Cancer Surviv
    Crystal L Park; Fiscal Year: 2012
  63. Chicago Endothelial Function Study
    Louise C Hawkley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..11/07) Page. Form Page 4 ..
  64. Presurgery Hypnosis--Benefits Analysis in Breast Cancer
    Guy Montgomery; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The possible mediational role of these factors in hypnosis effects will be examined will classic statistical approaches. ..
  65. Prospective effects of psychosocial factors on bariatric surgical success
    Erin E Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings will also inform behavioral interventions designed to optimize post-surgical outcome. ..
    Sue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The combination of data from PFOS and SCD-HeFT will provide a holistic assessment of HF patients. ..
    Daniel Clauw; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  68. Integrating and Evaluating the Modeling Applied to Problem Solving Pedagogy
    David E Pritchard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..1] ..
  69. Sex Differences in Acute Pain and Analgesic Responses: Psychosocial and Genetic I
    Barbara A Hastie; Fiscal Year: 2010
  70. Ethnic Differences in Acute Pain and Analgesic Response
    Barbara A Hastie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Marilyn Essex; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This data collection is a critical step as this unique and important sample is followed longitudinally. ..
  72. Effects of Caregiving on Child Malnutrition
    Ann DiGirolamo; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The candidate's immediate goals are to continue combining her backgrounds in Child Health Psychology and Public Health to address global health issues such as psychosocial factors influencing child malnutrition, ..