Selected Faculty and Affiliate Publications

Ather Ali, ND, MPH

Ali A, Njike VY, Northrup V, Sabina AB, Williams AL, Liberti LS, Perlman AI, Adelson H, Katz DL. Intravenous micronutrient therapy (Myers' Cocktail) for fibromyalgia: a placebo-controlled pilot study. J Altern Complement Med. 2009 Mar;15(3):247-57.

Katz DL, Ali A. Preventive Medicine, Integrative Medicine, and the Health of the Public. Commissioned paper for Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies. Summit on Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public. February, 2009.

Faridi Z, Njike VY, Dutta S, Ali A, Katz DL. Acute dark chocolate and cocoa ingestion and endothelial function: a randomized controlled crossover trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Jul;88(1):58-63.

Katz DL, Greene L, Ali A, Faridi Z. The pain of fibromyalgia syndrome is due to muscle hypoperfusion induced by regional vasomotor dysregulation. Med Hypotheses. 2007;69(3):517-25. Epub 2007 Mar 21.

Ali A. Ask the experts. IV vitamins could be useful in fibromyalgia? Explore (NY). 2007 Mar-Apr;3(2):190.

Williams AL, Katz D, Ali A, Girard C, Goodman J, Bell I. Do essential fatty acids have a role in the treatment of depression? J Affect Disord. 2006 Jul;93(1-3):117-23. Epub 2006 May 2. Review.

Marie Egan, MD

Egan ME, Pearson M, Weiner SA, Rajendran V, Rubin D, Glockner-Pagel J, Canny S, Du K, Lukacs GL, Caplan MJ. Curcumin, a major constituent of turmeric, corrects cystic fibrosis defects. Science. 2004 Apr 23;304(5670):600-2.

Jeremy Gray, PhD

Lazar SW, Kerr CE, Wasserman RH, Gray JR, et al. Meditation experience is associated with increased cortical thickness. Neuroreport. 2005 Nov 28;16(17):1893-7.

David L Katz, MD, MPH

Ali A, Njike VY, Northrup V, Sabina AB, Williams AL, Liberti LS, Perlman AI, Adelson H, Katz DL. Intravenous micronutrient therapy (Myers' Cocktail) for fibromyalgia: a placebo-controlled pilot study. J Altern Complement Med. 2009 Mar;15(3):247-57.

Katz DL, Ali A. Preventive Medicine, Integrative Medicine, and the Health of the Public. Commissioned paper for Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies. Summit on Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public. February, 2009

Faridi Z, Njike VY, Dutta S, Ali A, Katz DL. Acute dark chocolate and cocoa ingestion and endothelial function: a randomized controlled crossover trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Jul;88(1):58-63.

Katz DL, Evans MA, Njike VY, Hoxley ML, Nawaz H, Comerford BP, Sarrel PM. Raloxifene, soy phytoestrogens and endothelial function in postmenopausal women. Climacteric. 2007 Dec;10(6):500-7.

Katz DL, Greene L, Ali A, Faridi Z. Ask the experts. IV vitamins could be useful in fibromyalgia? Explore (NY). 2007 Mar-Apr;3(2):190.

Katz, D.L., et al., Teaching Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine: Description of a Model Programme. Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine, 2003. 1(1): p. 77-82.

Katz DL, Greene L, Ali A, Faridi Z. The pain of fibromyalgia syndrome is due to muscle hypoperfusion induced by regional vasomotor dysregulation. Med Hypotheses. 2007;69(3):517-25. Epub 2007 Mar 21.

Perlman AI, Sabina A, Williams AL, Njike VY, Katz DL. Massage therapy for osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Dec 11-25;166(22):2533-8.

Evans M, Njike VY, Hoxley M, Pearson M, Katz DL. Effect of soy isoflavone protein and soy lecithin on endothelial function in healthy postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2007 Jan-Feb;14(1):141-9.

Williams AL, Selwyn PA, Liberti L, Molde S, Njike VY, McCorkle R, Zelterman D, Katz DL. A randomized controlled trial of meditation and massage effects on quality of life in people with late-stage disease: a pilot study. J Palliat Med. 2005 Oct;8(5):939-52.

Williams AL, Girard C, Jui D, Sabina A, Katz DL. S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe) as treatment for depression: a systematic review. Clin Invest Med. 2005 Jun;28(3):132-9.

Williams AL, Cotter A, Sabina A, Girard C, Goodman J, Katz DL. The role for vitamin B-6 as treatment for depression: a systematic review. Fam Pract. 2005 Oct;22(5):532-7. Epub 2005 Jun 17.

Sabina AB, Williams AL, Wall HK, Bansal S, Chupp G, Katz DL. Yoga intervention for adults with mild-to-moderate asthma: a pilot study. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2005 May;94(5):543-8.

Katz DL, Evans MA, Nawaz H, Njike VY, Chan W, Comerford BP, Hoxley ML. Egg consumption and endothelial function: a randomized controlled crossover trial. Int J Cardiol. 2005 Mar 10;99(1):65-70.

Katz DL, Evans MA, Chan W, Nawaz H, Comerford BP, Hoxley ML, Njike VY, Sarrel PM. Oats, antioxidants and endothelial function in overweight, dyslipidemic adults. J Am Coll Nutr. 2004 Oct;23(5):397-403.

Katz DL. Acting in defense of the medical literature. MedGenMed. 2004 Mar 24;6(1):38.

Katz DL, Williams AL, Girard C, Goodman J, Comerford B, Behrman A, Bracken MB. The evidence base for complementary and alternative medicine: methods of Evidence Mapping with application to CAM. Altern Ther Health Med. 2003 Jul-Aug;9(4):22-30.

Katz DL, Nawaz H, Boukhalil J, Giannamore V, Chan W, Ahmadi R, Sarrel PM. Acute effects of oats and vitamin E on endothelial responses to ingested fat. Am J Prev Med. 2001 Feb;20(2):124-9.

Katz DL. Conventional medical care and unconventional therapies. JAMA. 2000 Jan 5;283(1):56; author reply 57.

Rachel Lampert, MD

Lampert R, Shusterman V, Burg M, McPherson C, Batsford W, Goldberg A, Soufer R. Anger-induced T-wave alternans predicts future ventricular arrhythmias in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Mar 3;53(9):774-8.

Burg MM, Graeber B, Vashist A, Collins D, Earley C, Liu J, Lampert R, Soufer R. Noninvasive detection of risk for emotion provoked myocardial ischemia. Psychosom Med. 2009 Jan;71(1):14-20. Epub 2008 Oct 21.

Stopper M, Joska T, Burg MM, Batsford WP, McPherson CA, Jain D, Lampert R. Electrophysiologic characteristics of anger-triggered arrhythmias. Heart Rhythm. 2007 Mar;4(3):268-73.

Shah R, Burg MM, Vashist A, Collins D, Liu J, Jadbabaie F, Graeber B, Earley C, Lampert R, Soufer R. C-reactive protein and vulnerability to mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia. Mol Med. 2006 Nov-Dec;12(11-12):269-74.

Dewland TA, Androne AS, Lee FA, Lampert RJ, Katz SD. Effect of acetylcholinesterase inhibition with pyridostigmine on cardiac parasympathetic function in sedentary adults and trained athletes. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2007 Jul;293(1):H86-92.

Lampert R, Joska T, Burg MM, Batsford WP, McPherson CA, Jain D. Related Articles. Emotional and physical precipitants of ventricular arrhythmia. Circulation. 2002 Oct 1;106(14):1800-5.

Brenda McClain, MD

McClain BC, Kain ZN. Pediatric palliative care: a novel approach to children with sickle cell disease. Pediatrics. 2007 Mar;119(3):612-4.

Arthur Margolin, PhD

Margolin A, Avants SK, Arnold R. Acupuncture and spirituality-focused group therapy for the treatment of HIV-positive drug users: a preliminary study. J Psychoactive Drugs. 2005 Dec;37(4):385-90.

Margolin A. Acupuncture for substance abuse. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2003 Oct;5(5):333-9. Review.

Marcotte D, Margolin A, Avants SK. Addressing the spiritual needs of a drug user living with human immunodeficiency virus: a case study. J Altern Complement Med. 2003 Feb;9(1):169-75.

Margolin A, Avants SK, Holford TR. Interpreting conflicting findings from clinical trials of auricular acupuncture for cocaine addiction: does treatment context influence outcome? J Altern Complement Med. 2002 Apr;8(2):111-21.

Margolin A, Kleber HD, Avants SK, Konefal J, Gawin F, Stark E, Sorensen J, Midkiff E, Wells E, Jackson TR, Bullock M, Culliton PD, Boles S, Vaughan R. Acupuncture for the treatment of cocaine addiction: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA. 2002 Jan 2;287(1):55-63.

Sara Rockwell, MD

Rockwell S, Liu Y, Higgins SA. Alteration of the effects of cancer therapy agents on breast cancer cells by the herbal medicine black cohosh. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2005 Apr;90(3):233-9.

Beth Roth, MSN

Roth B, Robbins D. Mindfulness-based stress reduction and health-related quality of life: findings from a bilingual inner-city patient population. Psychosom Med. 2004 Jan-Feb;66(1):113-23.

Roth B, Stanley TW. Mindfulness-based stress reduction and healthcare utilization in the inner city: preliminary findings. Altern Ther Health Med. 2002 Jan-Feb;8(1):60-2, 64-6.

Haleh Saadat, MD

Saadat H, Kain ZN. Hypnosis as a therapeutic tool in pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2007 Jul;120(1):179-81.

Saadat H, Drummond-Lewis J, Maranets I, Kaplan D, Saadat A, Wang SM, Kain ZN. Hypnosis reduces preoperative anxiety in adult patients. Anesth Analg. 2006 May;102(5):1394-6.

Bauer Sumpio, MD

Sumpio BE, Cordova AC, Berke-Schlessel DW, Qin F, Chen QH. Green tea, the "Asian paradox," and cardiovascular disease. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 May;202(5):813-25.

Shu-Ming Wang, MD

Wang SM. An integrative approach for treating postherpetic neuralgia--a case report. Pain Pract. 2007 Sep;7(3):274-8.

Kain ZN, MacLaren J, McClain BC, Saadat H, Wang SM, Mayes LC, Anderson GM. Effects of age and emotionality on the effectiveness of midazolam administered preoperatively to children. Anesthesiology. 2007 Oct;107(4):545-52.

Wang SM, Kain ZN, White P. Acupuncture analgesia: I. The scientific basis. Anesth Analg. 2008 Feb;106(2):602-10. Review.

Wang SM, Kain ZN, White PF. Acupuncture analgesia: II. Clinical considerations. Anesth Analg. 2008 Feb;106(2):611-21.

Wang SM, Escalera S, Lin EC, Maranets I, Kain ZN. Extra-1 acupressure for children undergoing anesthesia. Anesth Analg. 2008 Sep;107(3):811-6.

Wang SM, Constable RT, Tokoglu FS, Weiss DA, Freyle D, Kain ZN. Acupuncture-induced blood oxygenation level-dependent signals in awake and anesthetized volunteers: a pilot study. Anesth Analg. 2007 Aug;105(2):499-506.

Wang SM, Punjala M, Weiss D, Anderson K, Kain ZN. Acupuncture as an adjunct for sedation during lithotripsy. J Altern Complement Med. 2007 Mar;13(2):241-6.

Wang SM, Gaal D, Maranets I, Caldwell-Andrews A, Kain ZN. Acupressure and preoperative parental anxiety: a pilot study. Anesth Analg. 2005 Sep;101(3):666-9.

Wang SM, DeZinno P, Fermo L, William K, Caldwell-Andrews AA, Bravemen F, Kain ZN. Complementary and alternative medicine for low-back pain in pregnancy: a cross-sectional survey. J Altern Complement Med. 2005 Jun;11(3):459-64.

Wang SM, Maranets I, Weinberg ME, Caldwell-Andrews AA, Kain ZN. Parental auricular acupuncture as an adjunct for parental presence during induction of anesthesia. Anesthesiology. 2004 Jun;100(6):1399-404.

Wang SM, Caldwell-Andrews AA, Kain ZN. The use of complementary and alternative medicines by surgical patients: a follow-up survey study. Anesth Analg. 2003 Oct;97(4):1010-5.

ang SM, Peloquin C, Kain ZN. Attitudes of patients undergoing surgery toward alternative medical treatment. J Altern Complement Med. 2002 Jun;8(3):351-6.

Wang SM, Kain ZN. P6 acupoint injections are as effective as droperidol in controlling early postoperative nausea and vomiting in children. Anesthesiology. 2002 Aug;97(2):359-66.

Wang SM, Kulkarni L, Dolev J, Kain ZN. Music and preoperative anxiety: a randomized, controlled study. Anesth Analg. 2002 Jun;94(6):1489-94

Anna-leila Williams, PA-C, MPH

Williams AL. Perspectives on spirituality at the end of life: a meta-summary. Palliat Support Care. 2006 Dec;4(4):407-17. Review.

Perlman AI, Sabina A, Williams AL, Njike VY, Katz DL. Massage therapy for osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Dec 11-25;166(22):2533-8.

Williams AL, Selwyn PA, Liberti L, Molde S, Njike VY, McCorkle R, Zelterman D, Katz DL. A randomized controlled trial of meditation and massage effects on quality of life in people with late-stage disease: a pilot study. J Palliat Med. 2005 Oct;8(5):939-52.

Jacobs J, Williams AL, Girard C, Njike VY, Katz D. Homeopathy for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a pilot randomized-controlled trial. J Altern Complement Med. 2005 Oct;11(5):799-806.J

Williams AL, Girard C, Jui D, Sabina A, Katz DL. S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe) as treatment for depression: a systematic review. Clin Invest Med. 2005 Jun;28(3):132-9. Review.

Williams AL, Cotter A, Sabina A, Girard C, Goodman J, Katz DL. The role for vitamin B-6 as treatment for depression: a systematic review. Fam Pract. 2005 Oct;22(5):532-7. Epub 2005 Jun 17. Review.

Sabina AB, Williams AL, Wall HK, Bansal S, Chupp G, Katz DL. Yoga intervention for adults with mild-to-moderate asthma: a pilot study. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2005 May;94(5):543-8.

Katz DL, Williams AL, Girard C, Goodman J, Comerford B, Behrman A, Bracken MB. The evidence base for complementary and alternative medicine: methods of Evidence Mapping with application to CAM. Altern Ther Health Med. 2003 Jul-Aug;9(4):22-30.