Curriculum Vitae

Redford B. Williams

5811 Buck Quarter Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278
(email)
Education

M.D.Yale University1967
Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

Lifetime Achievement Award, Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research
Distinguished Scientist Award, American Psychosomatic Society
Lifetime Achievement Award, International Society of Behavioral Medicine, August, 2014
Highly Cited Researcher, Thomson Reuters
Distinguished Scientist Award, Society of Behavioral Medicine
Recent Grant Support

Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Williams, RB, It's Not the Genes OR the Environment, It's the Genes AND the Environment!, Journal of the American Heart Association, vol. 10 no. 17 (September, 2021), pp. e022422
  2. Reavis, ZW; Mirjankar, N; Sarangi, S; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Matson, WR; Babyak, MA; Matson, SA; Siegler, IC; Kaddurah-Daouk, R; Suarez, EC; Williams, RB; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Georgiades, A, Correction to: Sex and race differences of cerebrospinal fluid metabolites in healthy individuals., Metabolomics, vol. 17 no. 6 (June, 2021), pp. 56
  3. Brummett, BH; Muller, CL; Collins, AL; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Suarez, EC; Ashley-Koch, A, Correction to: 5-HTTLPR and Gender Moderate Changes in Negative Affect Responses to Tryptophan Infusion., Behav Genet, vol. 51 no. 2 (March, 2021), pp. 163
  4. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Ashley-Koch, A; Jonassaint, CR; Züchner, S; Collins, A; Suarez, EC; Williams, RB, Correction to: Effects of Environmental Stress and Gender on Associations among Symptoms of Depression and the Serotonin Transporter Gene Linked Polymorphic Region (5-HTTLPR)., Behav Genet, vol. 51 no. 2 (March, 2021), pp. 162
  5. Schneiderman, N; Chesney, MA; Williams, RB; Lane, RD; Deter, H-C, A Tribute to Kristina Orth-Gomér - an Outstanding Scientist for Women's Health in Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine., Psychosom Med, vol. 83 no. 2 (February, 2021), pp. 106-108
  6. Reavis, ZW; Mirjankar, N; Sarangi, S; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Matson, WR; Babyak, MA; Matson, SA; Siegler, IC; Kaddurah-Daouk, R; Suarez, EC; Williams, RB; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Georgiades, A, Sex and race differences of cerebrospinal fluid metabolites in healthy individuals., Metabolomics, vol. 17 no. 2 (January, 2021), pp. 13
  7. Jonassaint, CR; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Edwards, CL; Suarez, EC; Williams, RB, Correction to: Low Life Course Socioeconomic Status (SES) Is Associated with Negative NEO PI-R Personality Patterns., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 27 no. 6 (December, 2020), pp. 737
  8. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Williams, RB, Corrigendum to "Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met polymorphism interacts with gender to influence cortisol responses to mental stress" [Psychoneuroendocrinology 79 (2017) (May) 13-19]., Psychoneuroendocrinology, vol. 121 (November, 2020), pp. 104861
  9. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Sims, M; Musani, SK; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Siegler, IC; Hauser, ER; Williams, RB, Evaluating the precision of EBF1 SNP x stress interaction association: sex, race, and age differences in a big harmonized data set of 28,026 participants., Translational Psychiatry, vol. 10 no. 1 (October, 2020), pp. 351
  10. Meyer, T; Rothe, I; Staab, J; Deter, H-C; Fangauf, SV; Hamacher, S; Hellmich, M; Jünger, J; Ladwig, K-H; Michal, M; Petrowski, K; Ronel, J; Söllner, W; Weber, C; de Zwaan, M; Williams, RB; Albus, C; Herrmann-Lingen, C; SPIRR-CAD Investigators,, Length Polymorphisms in the Angiotensin I-Converting Enzyme Gene and the Serotonin-Transporter-Linked Polymorphic Region Constitute a Risk Haplotype for Depression in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease., Biochem Genet, vol. 58 no. 4 (August, 2020), pp. 631-648
  11. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Suarez, EC; Williams, RB, Corrigendum to "Socioeconomic status moderates associations between CNS serotonin and expression of beta2-integrins CD11b and CD11c" [J. Psychiatr Res. (2010) 44:373-377]., J Psychiatr Res, vol. 126 (July, 2020), pp. 142
  12. Jiang, R; Huffman, KM; Hauser, ER; Huebner, JL; Hubal, MJ; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Kraus, WE, The role of brain-derived neurotropic factor (BDNF) genetic variants in exercise training, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 44 no. 5 (July, 2020), pp. 491-492
  13. Williams, RB; Williams, V, THE WILLIAMS LIFESKILLS PROGRAM - A MEANS OF DELIVERING COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL STRESS MANAGEMENT AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS TRAINING IN DIVERSE CULTURES AROUND THE WORLD, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54 (May, 2020), pp. S206-S206
  14. Fisher, EB; Lorig, K; Williams, RB; Dekker, J; Tang, PY, DEFINING THE "IT" IN DISSEMINATION - CONCEPTUALIZATIONS AND STRATEGIES FOR GLOBAL EFFORTS, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 54 (May, 2020), pp. S205-S205
  15. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Lane, JD; Helms, M; Applegate, KL; Zucker, N; Feinglos, MN; McCaskill, CM; Barefoot, JC, Erratum. Hostility, race, and glucose metabolism in nondiabetic individuals. Diabetes Care 2002;25:835-839., Diabetes Care, vol. 43 no. 3 (March, 2020), pp. 691
  16. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Jiang, R; Huffman, KM; Kraus, WE; Singh, A; Hauser, ER; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Systolic Blood Pressure and Socioeconomic Status in a large multi-study population., Ssm Population Health, vol. 9 (December, 2019), pp. 100498
  17. Abdulrahim, JW; Kwee, LC; Grass, E; Siegler, IC; Williams, R; Karra, R; Kraus, WE; Gregory, SG; Shah, SH, Epigenome-Wide Association Study for All-Cause Mortality in a Cardiovascular Cohort Identifies Differential Methylation in Castor Zinc Finger 1 (CASZ1)., Journal of the American Heart Association, vol. 8 no. 21 (November, 2019), pp. e013228
  18. Jiang, R; Huffman, KM; Hauser, ER; Hubal, MJ; Slentz, CA; Johnson, JL; Babyak, M; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Kraus, WE, Genome-wide Analysis of Non-completion of Controlled Exercise Trials in Sedentary Adults, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 43 no. 7 (October, 2019), pp. 885-886
  19. Fanaroff, AC; Prather, K; Brucker, A; Wojdyla, D; Davidson-Ray, L; Mark, DB; Williams, RB; Barefoot, J; Weisz, G; Ben-Yehuda, O; Stone, GW; Ohman, EM; Alexander, KP, Relationship Between Optimism and Outcomes in Patients With Chronic Angina Pectoris., Am J Cardiol, vol. 123 no. 9 (May, 2019), pp. 1399-1405
  20. Georgiades, A; Reavis, ZW; Williams, RB; Kuhn, CM; Kraus, WE; Huffman, KM; Lane, JD; Costa, P; Siegler, IC; Surwit, RS, EPINEPHRINE, CORTISOL AND NON-ESTERIFIED FATTY ACID LEVELS DURING AN INTRAVENOUS GLUCOSE TOLERANCE TEST ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THE ACUTE INSULIN RESPONSE (AIR), AN EARLY RISK MARKER FOR TYPE 2 DIABETES, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 81 no. 4 (May, 2019), pp. A42-A42, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
  21. Reavis, ZW; Kuhn, CM; Williams, RB; Surwit, RS; Kraus, WE; Huffman, KM; Lane, JD; Costa, P; Siegler, IC; Georgiades, A, EIGHT-MONTH STABILITY OF PLASMA EPINEPHRINE AND CORTISOL IN FASTED ADULTS AT BASELINE AND IN RESPONSE TO A GLUCOSE BOLUS, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 81 no. 4 (May, 2019), pp. A41-A42, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
  22. Do, EK; Haberstick, BC; Williams, RB; Lessem, JM; Smolen, A; Siegler, IC; Fuemmeler, BF, The role of genetic and environmental influences on the association between childhood ADHD symptoms and BMI., Int J Obes (Lond), vol. 43 no. 1 (January, 2019), pp. 33-42
  23. Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Kuhn, CM; Barefoot, JC; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Georgiades, A, The Effects of Tryptophan Enhancement and Depletion on Plasma Catecholamine Levels in Healthy Individuals., Psychosom Med, vol. 81 no. 1 (January, 2019), pp. 34-40
  24. Jiang, R; Kwee, L; Shah, SH; Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Hauser, ER, Understanding of DNA methylation in the biological basis of stress related cardiovascular disease, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 42 no. 7 (October, 2018), pp. 708-708, WILEY
  25. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Kraus, WE; Siegler, IC; Hauser, ER; Williams, RB, Harmonizing psychosocial stress and CVD-risk variables for developing robust estimates of GxE analyses, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 42 no. 7 (October, 2018), pp. 731-731, WILEY
  26. Clemow, LP; Pickering, TG; Davidson, KW; Schwartz, JE; Williams, VP; Shaffer, JA; Williams, RB; Gerin, W, Stress management in the workplace for employees with hypertension: a randomized controlled trial., Transl Behav Med, vol. 8 no. 5 (September, 2018), pp. 761-770
  27. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Kraus, WE; Siegler, IC; Hauser, ER; Williams, RB, Developing a synthetic psychosocial stress measure and harmonizing CVD-risk data: a way forward to GxE meta- and mega-analyses., Bmc Research Notes, vol. 11 no. 1 (July, 2018), pp. 504
  28. Georgiades, A; Surwit, RS; Lane, JD; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Babyak, MA; Costa, P; Williams, RB, REDUCED ADRENAL MEDULLARY ACTIVITY MAY BE IMPORTANT FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF NORMAL GLUCOSE REGULATION IN THE OBESE STATE, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 80 no. 3 (April, 2018), pp. A65-A65, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
  29. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Singh, A; Hauser, ER; Jiang, R; Huffman, KM; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Lack of Association of a Functional Polymorphism in the Serotonin Receptor Gene With Body Mass Index and Depressive Symptoms in a Large Meta-Analysis of Population Based Studies., Frontiers in Genetics, vol. 9 (2018), pp. 423
  30. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Haberstick, BC; Smolen, A; Siegler, IC; Harris, KM; Williams, RB, Gender Differences in Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) Val66Met Variants and Stressful Life Events on Psychological and Metabolic Phenotypes, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 41 no. 7 (November, 2017), pp. 665-665, WILEY
  31. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Singh, A; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, The effect of Brain- Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) Val66Met Variants on the Path from Psychosocial Stress to Depression, Body Mass Index and Pre-Clinical Atherosclerosis, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 41 no. 7 (November, 2017), pp. 665-666, WILEY
  32. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Turner, EL; Bennett, GG; Yao, J; Li, X-F; Eagle, DE; Meyer, RA; Williams, RB; Swift, RY; Moore, HE; Kolkin, MA; Weisner, CC; Rugani, KM; Hough, HJ; Williams, VP; Toole, DC, A 2-Year Holistic Health and Stress Intervention: Results of an RCT in Clergy., Am J Prev Med, vol. 53 no. 3 (September, 2017), pp. 290-299
  33. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Shah, SH; Becker, RC; Siegler, IC; Singh, A; Haynes, C; Chryst-Ladd, M; Craig, DM; Williams, RB, Brain-derived neurotrophic factor rs6265 (Val66Met) polymorphism is associated with disease severity and incidence of cardiovascular events in a patient cohort., American Heart Journal, vol. 190 (August, 2017), pp. 40-45
  34. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Williams, RB, Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met polymorphism interacts with gender to influence cortisol responses to mental stress., Psychoneuroendocrinology, vol. 79 (May, 2017), pp. 13-19
  35. Sun, JL; Boyle, SH; Samad, Z; Babyak, MA; Wilson, JL; Kuhn, C; Becker, RC; Ortel, TL; Williams, RB; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, CM; Velazquez, EJ; Jiang, W, Mental stress-induced left ventricular dysfunction and adverse outcome in ischemic heart disease patients., Eur J Prev Cardiol, vol. 24 no. 6 (April, 2017), pp. 591-599
  36. Williams, RB; Bishop, GD; Haberstick, BC; Smolen, A; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Babyak, MA; Zhang, X; Tai, ES; Lee, JJ-M; Tan, M; Teo, YY; Cai, S; Chan, E; Halpern, CT; Whitsel, EA; Bauldry, S; Harris, KM, Population differences in associations of serotonin transporter promoter polymorphism (5HTTLPR) di- and triallelic genotypes with blood pressure and hypertension prevalence., American Heart Journal, vol. 185 (March, 2017), pp. 110-122
  37. Feigal, JP; Boyle, SH; Samad, Z; Velazquez, EJ; Wilson, JL; Becker, RC; Williams, RB; Kuhn, CM; Ortel, TL; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, CM; Jiang, W, Associations between positive emotional well-being and stress-induced myocardial ischemia: Well-being scores predict exercise-induced ischemia., J Psychosom Res, vol. 93 (February, 2017), pp. 14-18
  38. Williams, RB, Loneliness and social isolation and increased risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: clinical implications., Heart, vol. 102 no. 24 (December, 2016), pp. 2016
  39. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Singh, A; Siegler, IC; Shah, SH; Haynes, C; Chryst-Ladd, M; Williams, RB, Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Val66Met Variants (RS6265) are Associated with Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Outcomes in a Patient Sample, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 40 no. 7 (November, 2016), pp. 643-643, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  40. Singh, A; Hauser, ER; Johnson, JL; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Slentz, CA; Huffman, KM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Kraus, WE, Follow-up of GxE Interactions: EBF1 GxE Association, Synthetic Chronic Psychosocial Stress, and Dropout from a Structured Exercise Program, Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 40 no. 7 (November, 2016), pp. 662-663, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  41. Haberstick, BC; Boardman, JD; Wagner, B; Smolen, A; Hewitt, JK; Killeya-Jones, LA; Tabor, J; Halpern, CT; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Hopfer, CJ; Mullan Harris, K, Depression, Stressful Life Events, and the Impact of Variation in the Serotonin Transporter: Findings from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health)., Plos One, vol. 11 no. 3 (2016), pp. e0148373
  42. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Watkins, LL; Barefoot, JC; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Siegler, IC; Hauser, ER; Williams, RB, Computing a Synthetic Chronic Psychosocial Stress Measurement in Multiple Datasets and its Application in the Replication of G × E Interactions of the EBF1 Gene., Genetic Epidemiology, vol. 39 no. 6 (September, 2015), pp. 489-497, ISSN 0741-0395
  43. Boyle, SH; Matson, WR; Velazquez, EJ; Samad, Z; Williams, RB; Sharma, S; Thomas, B; Wilson, JL; O'Connor, C; Jiang, W, Metabolomics analysis reveals insights into biochemical mechanisms of mental stress-induced left ventricular dysfunction., Metabolomics : Official Journal of the Metabolomic Society, vol. 11 no. 3 (June, 2015), pp. 571-582, ISSN 1573-3882
  44. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Nolan, DK; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Siegler, IC; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Williams, RB; Hauser, ER, Gene by stress genome-wide interaction analysis and path analysis identify EBF1 as a cardiovascular and metabolic risk gene., European Journal of Human Genetics : Ejhg, vol. 23 no. 6 (June, 2015), pp. 854-862, ISSN 1018-4813
  45. Jiang, W; Boyle, SH; Ortel, TL; Samad, Z; Velazquez, EJ; Harrison, RW; Wilson, J; Kuhn, C; Williams, RB; O'Connor, CM; Becker, RC, Platelet aggregation and mental stress induced myocardial ischemia: Results from the Responses of Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment (REMIT) study., American Heart Journal, vol. 169 no. 4 (April, 2015), pp. 496-507.e1, ISSN 0002-8703
  46. Haberstick, BC; Smolen, A; Williams, RB; Bishop, GD; Foshee, VA; Thornberry, TP; Conger, R; Siegler, IC; Zhang, X; Boardman, JD; Frajzyngier, Z; Stallings, MC; Brent Donnellan, M; Halpern, CT; Harris, KM, Population frequencies of the Triallelic 5HTTLPR in six Ethnicially diverse samples from North America, Southeast Asia, and Africa., Behav Genet, vol. 45 no. 2 (March, 2015), pp. 255-261, ISSN 0001-8244
  47. Boyle, SH; Georgiades, A; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Siegler, IC; Matson, WR; Kuhn, CM; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Williams, RB; Kaddurah-Daouk, R; Surwit, RS, Associations between central nervous system serotonin, fasting glucose, and hostility in African American females., Annals of Behavioral Medicine : a Publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 49 no. 1 (February, 2015), pp. 49-57, ISSN 0883-6612
  48. Williams, RB, Anger and mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: mechanisms and clinical implications., American Heart Journal, vol. 169 no. 1 (January, 2015), pp. 4-5, ISSN 0002-8703
  49. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, A functional polymorphism in the HTR2C gene associated with stress responses: a validation study., Biol Psychol, vol. 103 (December, 2014), pp. 317-321, ISSN 0301-0511
  50. Samad, Z; Boyle, S; Ersboll, M; Vora, AN; Zhang, Y; Becker, RC; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Ortel, TL; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, CM; Velazquez, EJ; Jiang, W; REMIT Investigators,, Sex differences in platelet reactivity and cardiovascular and psychological response to mental stress in patients with stable ischemic heart disease: insights from the REMIT study., J Am Coll Cardiol, vol. 64 no. 16 (October, 2014), pp. 1669-1678, ISSN 0735-1097
  51. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, XF; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams, RB; Toole, D, Corrigendum to Use of a randomized multiple baseline design: Rationale and design of the Spirited Life holistic health intervention study [Contemp Clin Trials 35 (2013) 138-152], Contemporary Clinical Trials, vol. 37 no. 1 (January, 2014), pp. 165, ISSN 1551-7144
  52. Haberstick, BC; Lessem, JM; Hewitt, JK; Smolen, A; Hopfer, CJ; Halpern, CT; Killeya-Jones, LA; Boardman, JD; Tabor, J; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Mullan Harris, K, MAOA genotype, childhood maltreatment, and their interaction in the etiology of adult antisocial behaviors., Biol Psychiatry, vol. 75 no. 1 (January, 2014), pp. 25-30
  53. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Jiang, R; Kraus, WE; Singh, A; Costa, PT; Georgiades, A; Siegler, IC, A putatively functional polymorphism in the HTR2C gene is associated with depressive symptoms in white females reporting significant life stress., Plos One, vol. 9 no. 12 (2014), pp. e114451
  54. Samad, Z; Boyle, S; Vora, AN; Becker, RC; Ortel, TL; Kuhn, C; Williams, RB; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, C; Velazquez, EJ; Jiang, W, Sex Differences in Platelet Reactivity, Cardiovascular and Psychological Response to Mental Stress in Patients With Known Coronary Artery Disease: Data From the Responses of Mental Stress Induced Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment Study, Circulation, vol. 128 no. 22 (November, 2013), pp. 2 pages, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0009-7322
  55. Boyle, SH; Samad, Z; Becker, RC; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Ortel, TL; Kuchibhatla, M; Prybol, K; Rogers, J; O'Connor, C; Velazquez, EJ; Jiang, W, Depressive symptoms and mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease., Psychosom Med, vol. 75 no. 9 (November, 2013), pp. 822-831, ISSN 0033-3174
  56. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Singh, A; Jiang, R; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Siegler, IC, Socioeconomic indices as independent correlates of C-reactive protein in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health., Psychosom Med, vol. 75 no. 9 (November, 2013), pp. 882-893
  57. Harris, KM; Halpern, CT; Hussey, J; Whitsel, EA; Killeya-Jones, L; Tabor, J; Elder, G; Hewitt, J; Shanahan, M; Williams, R; Siegler, I; Smolen, A, Social, behavioral, and genetic linkages from adolescence into adulthood., Am J Public Health, vol. 103 Suppl 1 no. SUPPL.1 (October, 2013), pp. S25-S32, ISSN 0090-0036
  58. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, X-F; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams, RB; Toole, D, Use of a randomized multiple baseline design: rationale and design of the spirited life holistic health intervention study., Contemp Clin Trials, vol. 35 no. 2 (July, 2013), pp. 138-152
  59. Jiang, W; Velazquez, EJ; Kuchibhatla, M; Samad, Z; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, C; Becker, RC; Ortel, TL; Williams, RB; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, C, Effect of escitalopram on mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: results of the REMIT trial., Jama, vol. 309 no. 20 (May, 2013), pp. 2139-2149
  60. Jiang, R; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Singh, A; Astrup, A; Pedersen, O; Hansen, T; Holst, C; Sørensen, TIA; Williams, RB, Chronic family stress moderates the association between a TOMM40 variant and triglyceride levels in two independent Caucasian samples., Biol Psychol, vol. 93 no. 1 (April, 2013), pp. 184-189
  61. Georgiades, A; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Surwit, RS; Kuhn, C; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Williams, RB, EFFECT OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM SEROTONIN FUNCTION ON INFLAMMATION, ADIPOSITY AND INSULIN SENSITIVITY, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 75 no. 3 (April, 2013), pp. A69-A69, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0033-3174
  62. Babyak, MA; Becker, RC; Helms, MJ; Jiang, R; Singh, A; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Ashley-Koch, A; Ortel, T; Williams, RB, ADRENERGIC GENE VARIANTS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH PLATELET AGGREGATION TO EPINEPHRINE, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 75 no. 3 (April, 2013), pp. A87-A87, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0033-3174
  63. Lane, JD; Kuhn, CM; Surwit, RS; Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB, BLOOD PRESSURE 'NON-DIPPING' STATUS IS ASSOCIATED WITH GREATER OVERNIGHT EPINEPHRINE EXCRETION, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 75 no. 3 (April, 2013), pp. A31-A31, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0033-3174
  64. Williams, RB; Bishop, GD; Haberstick, BC; Smolen, A; Helms, MJ; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Babyak, MA; Zhang, X; Tai, ES; Lee, JM; Tan, M; Teo, Y-Y; Cai, S; Chan, E; Halpern, CT; Whitsel, EA; Shanahan, MJ; Bauldry, S; Harris, KM, POPULATION DIFFERENCES IN ASSOCIATIONS OF SEROTONIN TRANSPORTER PROMOTER POLYMORPHISM (5HTTLPR) DI- AND TRIALLELIC GENOTYPES WITH BLOOD PRESSURE AND HYPERTENSION PREVALENCE, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 75 no. 3 (April, 2013), pp. A64-A64, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0033-3174
  65. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Jiang, R; Singh, A; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Siegler, IC, BIOBEHAVIORAL MEDIATORS OF SES EFFECTS ON CRP IN A NATIONALLY REPRESENTATIVE US SAMPLE, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 75 no. 3 (April, 2013), pp. A70-A71, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, ISSN 0033-3174
  66. Jiang, W; Samad, Z; Boyle, S; Becker, RC; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Ortel, TL; Rogers, J; Kuchibhatla, M; O'Connor, C; Velazquez, EJ, Prevalence and clinical characteristics of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease., J Am Coll Cardiol, vol. 61 no. 7 (February, 2013), pp. 714-722
  67. Jiang, R; Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met and adulthood chronic stress interact to affect depressive symptoms., J Psychiatr Res, vol. 47 no. 2 (February, 2013), pp. 233-239
  68. Berger, JS; Becker, RC; Kuhn, C; Helms, MJ; Ortel, TL; Williams, R, Hyperreactive platelet phenotypes: relationship to altered serotonin transporter number, transport kinetics and intrinsic response to adrenergic co-stimulation., Thromb Haemost, vol. 109 no. 1 (January, 2013), pp. 85-92, ISSN 0340-6245
  69. Brummett, BH; Austin, SB; Welsh-Bohmer, KA; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Long-Term Impact of Caregiving and Metabolic Syndrome with Perceived Decline in Cognitive Function 8 Years Later: A Pilot Study Suggesting Important Avenues for Future Research., Open Journal of Medical Psychology, vol. 2 no. 1 (January, 2013), pp. 23-28
  70. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Jiang, R; Shah, SH; Becker, RC; Haynes, C; Chryst-Ladd, M; Craig, DM; Hauser, ER; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Singh, A; Williams, RB, A functional polymorphism in the 5HTR2C gene associated with stress responses also predicts incident cardiovascular events., edited by Ahuja, SK, Plos One, vol. 8 no. 12 (2013), pp. e82781
  71. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, X-F; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams Jr, RB; Toole, D, Corrigendum to "Use of a randomized multiple baseline design: Rationale and design of the Spirited Life holistic health intervention study" [Contemp Clin Trials 35 (2013) 138-152] (DOI:10.1016/j.cct.2013.05.005), Contemporary Clinical Trials, vol. 37 no. 1 (2013), pp. 165-165, Elsevier BV, ISSN 1551-7144
  72. Barnes, VA; Johnson, MH; Williams, RB; Williams, VP, IMPACT OF WILLIAMS LIFESKILLS® TRAINING ON ANGER, ANXIETY AND AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE IN ADOLESCENTS., Translational Behavioral Medicine, vol. 2 no. 4 (December, 2012), pp. 401-410, ISSN 1869-6716
  73. Jonassaint, CR; Ashley-Koch, A; Whitfield, KE; Hoyle, RH; Richman, LS; Siegler, IC; Royal, CD; Williams, R, The serotonin transporter gene polymorphism (5HTTLPR) moderates the effect of adolescent environmental conditions on self-esteem in young adulthood: a structural equation modeling approach., Biol Psychol, vol. 91 no. 1 (September, 2012), pp. 111-119
  74. Fuemmeler, BF; Yang, C; Costanzo, P; Hoyle, RH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Ostbye, T, Parenting styles and body mass index trajectories from adolescence to adulthood., Health Psychology, vol. 31 no. 4 (July, 2012), pp. 441-449
  75. Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Dilworth-Anderson, P, Associations of Social Support and 8-Year Follow-Up Depressive Symptoms: Differences in African American and White Caregivers., Clinical Gerontologist, vol. 35 no. 4 (June, 2012), pp. 289-302, ISSN 0731-7115
  76. Babyak, MA; Schwartz, S; Jiang, R; Brummett, B; Kauwe, JS; Corcoran, C; Munger, R; Welsh-Bohmer, K; Williams, RB; Norton, M, PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESS IN MIDLIFE MAY MODERATE EFFECTS OF APOE-TOMM40 RS157580 ON METABOLIC TRAITS IN LATE LIFE, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 43 (April, 2012), pp. S180-S180, SPRINGER, ISSN 0883-6612
  77. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Kuhn, CM; Gerogiades, A, EPINEPHRINE, TRUNK FAT AND FASTING GLUCOSE, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 43 (April, 2012), pp. S155-S155, SPRINGER, ISSN 0883-6612
  78. Brummett, BH; Helms, M; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, ASSOCIATIONS OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS WITH A FUNCTIONAL POLYMORPHISM IN THE 5HTR2C GENE, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 43 (April, 2012), pp. S227-S227, SPRINGER, ISSN 0883-6612
  79. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MB; Siegler, IC; Surwit, R; Georgiades, A; Boyle, SH; Williams, RB, Systolic blood pressure and adiposity: examination by race and gender in a nationally representative sample of young adults., Am J Hypertens, vol. 25 no. 2 (February, 2012), pp. 140-144
  80. Bidwell, LC; Garrett, ME; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, AE; Kollins, SH, A preliminary analysis of interactions between genotype, retrospective ADHD symptoms, and initial reactions to smoking in a sample of young adults., Nicotine Tob Res, vol. 14 no. 2 (February, 2012), pp. 229-233
  81. Jiang, W; Velazquez, EJ; Samad, Z; Kuchibhatla, M; Martsberger, C; Rogers, J; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Ortel, TL; Becker, RC; Pristera, N; Krishnan, R; O'Connor, CM, Responses of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia to escitalopram treatment: background, design, and method for the Responses of Mental Stress Induced Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment trial., American Heart Journal, vol. 163 no. 1 (January, 2012), pp. 20-26
  82. Brummett, BH; Kuhn, CM; Boyle, SH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Cortisol responses to emotional stress in men: association with a functional polymorphism in the 5HTR2C gene., Biol Psychol, vol. 89 no. 1 (January, 2012), pp. 94-98
  83. Bidwell, LC; Garrett, ME; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, AE; Kollins, SH, Genotype and ADHD symptoms interact to predict adolescents' early smoking experiences in an epidemiological sample, Behavior Genetics, vol. 41 no. 6 (November, 2011), pp. 893-893, SPRINGER, ISSN 0001-8244
  84. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Georgiades, A, Adrenal Medullary Function, Adiposity and Fasting Glucose, Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), vol. 19 (November, 2011), pp. S92-S92, NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP
  85. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Shanahan, M; Harris, KM; Elder, GH; Williams, RB, Systolic blood pressure, socioeconomic status, and biobehavioral risk factors in a nationally representative US young adult sample., Hypertension, vol. 58 no. 2 (August, 2011), pp. 161-166
  86. Williams, RB, Cardiology Patient Page. Depression after heart attack: why should I be concerned about depression after a heart attack?, Circulation, vol. 123 no. 25 (June, 2011), pp. e639-e640
  87. Williams, RB; Williams, VP, Adaptation and implementation of an evidence-based behavioral medicine program in diverse global settings: The Williams LifeSkills experience., Translational Behavioral Medicine, vol. 1 no. 2 (June, 2011), pp. 303-312, ISSN 1869-6716
  88. Barefoot, JC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Helms, MJ; Boyle, SH; Clapp-Channing, NE; Mark, DB, Recovery expectations and long-term prognosis of patients with coronary heart disease., Arch Intern Med, vol. 171 no. 10 (May, 2011), pp. 929-935
  89. Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Ashley-Koch, A; Williams, RB, Effects of 5HTTLPR on cardiovascular response to an emotional stressor., Psychosom Med, vol. 73 no. 4 (May, 2011), pp. 318-322
  90. Jonassaint, CR; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Edwards, CL; Williams, RB, Low life course socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with negative NEO PI-R personality patterns., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 18 no. 1 (March, 2011), pp. 13-21
  91. Iqbal Kring, SI; Barefoot, J; Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Toubro, S; Hansen, T; Astrup, A; Pedersen, O; Williams, RB; Sørensen, TIA, Associations between APOE variants and metabolic traits and the impact of psychological stress., Plos One, vol. 6 no. 1 (January, 2011), pp. e15745
  92. Williams, RB, Myocardial infarction and risk of suicide: another reason to develop and test ways to reduce distress in postmyocardial-infarction patients?, Circulation, vol. 122 no. 23 (December, 2010), pp. 2356-2358, ISSN 0009-7322
  93. Williams, VP; Bishop-Fitzpatrick, L; Lane, JD; Gwyther, LP; Ballard, EL; Vendittelli, AP; Hutchins, TC; Williams, RB, Video-based coping skills to reduce health risk and improve psychological and physical well-being in Alzheimer's disease family caregivers., Psychosom Med, vol. 72 no. 9 (November, 2010), pp. 897-904
  94. Stanton, MV; Jonassaint, CR; Bartholomew, FB; Edwards, C; Richman, L; DeCastro, L; Williams, R, The association of optimism and perceived discrimination with health care utilization in adults with sickle cell disease., Journal of the National Medical Association, vol. 102 no. 11 (November, 2010), pp. 1056-1063, ISSN 1943-4693
  95. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Feinglos, MN; Kuhn, CM; Georgiades, A, Plasma epinephrine predicts fasting glucose in centrally obese African-American women., Obesity (Silver Spring), vol. 18 no. 9 (September, 2010), pp. 1683-1687
  96. Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB; Haney, TL; Dilworth-Anderson, P, Caregiving, residence, race, and depressive symptoms., Aging Ment Health, vol. 14 no. 7 (September, 2010), pp. 771-778
  97. Williams, RB; Surwit, RS; Siegler, IC; Ashley-Koch, AE; Collins, AL; Helms, MJ; Georgiades, A; Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Suarez, EC; Kuhn, CM, Central nervous system serotonin and clustering of hostility, psychosocial, metabolic, and cardiovascular endophenotypes in men., Psychosom Med, vol. 72 no. 7 (September, 2010), pp. 601-607
  98. Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Rimer, BK; Rubin, DC; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Costa, PT, WHEN I'M 64: FINDINGS FROM THE UNC ALUMNI HEART STUDY, International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 17 no. SUPPL 1 (August, 2010), pp. 9-10, SPRINGER, ISSN 1070-5503
  99. Kring, SII; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, J; Garrett, ME; Ashley-Koch, AE; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Sørensen, TIA; Williams, RB, Impact of psychological stress on the associations between apolipoprotein E variants and metabolic traits: findings in an American sample of caregivers and controls., Psychosom Med, vol. 72 no. 5 (June, 2010), pp. 427-433
  100. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Ortel, TL; Becker, RC; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Associations of depressive symptoms, trait hostility, and gender with C-reactive protein and interleukin-6 response after emotion recall., Psychosom Med, vol. 72 no. 4 (May, 2010), pp. 333-339
  101. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Socioeconomic status moderates associations between CNS serotonin and expression of beta2-integrins CD11b and CD11c., J Psychiatr Res, vol. 44 no. 6 (April, 2010), pp. 373-377
  102. Stauder, A; Konkolÿ Thege, B; Kovács, ME; Balog, P; Williams, VP; Williams, RB, Worldwide stress: different problems, similar solutions? Cultural adaptation and evaluation of a standardized stress management program in Hungary., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 17 no. 1 (March, 2010), pp. 25-32, ISSN 1070-5503
  103. Williams, RB, How does lower education get inside the body to raise blood pressure? What can we do to prevent this?, Hypertension, vol. 55 no. 3 (March, 2010), pp. 617-618, ISSN 0194-911X
  104. Stanton, MV; Jonassaint, CR; Williams, RB; Suarez, EC; James, SA, Socioeconomic status moderates the association between John Henryism and NEO PI-R personality domains., Psychosom Med, vol. 72 no. 2 (February, 2010), pp. 141-147
  105. Jonassaint, CR; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Copeland, WE; Williams, R, Personality and inflammation: the protective effect of openness to experience., Ethnicity & Disease, vol. 20 no. 1 (2010), pp. 11-14, ISSN 1049-510X
  106. Georgiades, A; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Kuhn, CM; Surwit, RS, Plasma Epinephrine Levels Determine Fasting and Stress Induced Glucose Levels in Women With High Central Adiposity, Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), vol. 17 (November, 2009), pp. S54-S54, NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP
  107. Belsky, J; Jonassaint, C; Pluess, M; Stanton, M; Brummett, B; Williams, R, Vulnerability genes or plasticity genes?, Mol Psychiatry, vol. 14 no. 8 (August, 2009), pp. 746-754, ISSN 1359-4184
  108. Saab, PG; Bang, H; Williams, RB; Powell, LH; Schneiderman, N; Thoresen, C; Burg, M; Keefe, F; ENRICHD Investigators,, The impact of cognitive behavioral group training on event-free survival in patients with myocardial infarction: the ENRICHD experience., J Psychosom Res, vol. 67 no. 1 (July, 2009), pp. 45-56, ISSN 0022-3999
  109. Georgiades, A; Lane, JD; Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Kuhn, CM; Feinglos, MN; Williams, RB; Merwin, R; Minda, S; Siegler, IC; Suarez, EC; Surwit, RS, Hostility and fasting glucose in African American women., Psychosom Med, vol. 71 no. 6 (July, 2009), pp. 642-645
  110. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Positive affect is associated with cardiovascular reactivity, norepinephrine level, and morning rise in salivary cortisol., Psychophysiology, vol. 46 no. 4 (July, 2009), pp. 862-869
  111. Dekker, J; Williams, RB, Heralding the new publisher: strategic alliance and improved service., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 16 no. 1 (2009), pp. 1-2, ISSN 1070-5503
  112. Williams, VP; Brenner, SL; Helms, MJ; Williams, RB, Coping skills training to reduce psychosocial risk factors for medical disorders: a field trial evaluating effectiveness in multiple worksites., J Occup Health, vol. 51 no. 5 (2009), pp. 437-442, ISSN 1341-9145
  113. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Surwit, RS; Garrett, ME; Collins, A; Ashley-Koch, A; Williams, RB, HPA axis function in male caregivers: effect of the monoamine oxidase-A gene promoter (MAOA-uVNTR)., Biol Psychol, vol. 79 no. 2 (October, 2008), pp. 250-255
  114. Brummett, BH; Muller, CL; Collins, AL; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, A, 5-HTTLPR and gender moderate changes in negative affect responses to tryptophan infusion., Behav Genet, vol. 38 no. 5 (September, 2008), pp. 476-483
  115. Williams, RB; Williams, VP, The Prevention and Treatment of Hostility (May, 2008), pp. 259-275, JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD
  116. Campo, AE; Williams, V; Williams, RB; Segundo, MA; Lydston, D; Weiss, SM, Effects of LifeSkills training on medical students' performance in dealing with complex clinical cases., Academic Psychiatry : the Journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry, vol. 32 no. 3 (May, 2008), pp. 188-193, ISSN 1042-9670
  117. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Associations among central nervous system serotonergic function and neuroticism are moderated by gender., Biological Psychology, vol. 78 no. 2 (May, 2008), pp. 200-203, ISSN 0301-0511
  118. Lechner, SC; Schneiderman, N; Williams, RB; Spiegel, D; Spring, B, Behavioral medicine interventions for persons with chronic and life-threatening disease: A look at the past and inspiration for the future, Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 35 (March, 2008), pp. S88-S88, SPRINGER, ISSN 0883-6612
  119. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Zuchner, S; Ashley-Koch, A; Williams, RB, Lipid levels are associated with a regulatory polymorphism of the monoamine oxidase-A gene promoter (MAOA-uVNTR)., Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research, vol. 14 no. 2 (February, 2008), pp. CR57-CR61, ISSN 1234-1010
  120. Williams, RB; Marchuk, DA; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Helms, MJ; Brummett, BH; Surwit, RS; Lane, JD; Kuhn, CM; Gadde, KM; Ashley-Koch, A; Svenson, IK; Suarez, EC; Schanberg, SM, Childhood socioeconomic status and serotonin transporter gene polymorphism enhance cardiovascular reactivity to mental stress., Psychosom Med, vol. 70 no. 1 (January, 2008), pp. 32-39
  121. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Ashley-Koch, A; Jonassaint, CR; Züchner, S; Collins, A; Williams, RB, Effects of environmental stress and gender on associations among symptoms of depression and the serotonin transporter gene linked polymorphic region (5-HTTLPR)., Behavior Genetics, vol. 38 no. 1 (January, 2008), pp. 34-43, ISSN 0001-8244
  122. Williams, RB, Psychosocial and biobehavioral factors and their interplay in coronary heart disease., Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, vol. 4 (2008), pp. 349-365, ANNUAL REVIEWS, ISSN 1548-5943
  123. Richman, LS; Bennett, GG; Pek, J; Siegler, I; Williams, RB, Discrimination, dispositions, and cardiovascular responses to stress., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 26 no. 6 (November, 2007), pp. 675-683, ISSN 0278-6133
  124. Kopp, MS; Skrabski, A; Székely, A; Stauder, A; Williams, R, Chronic stress and social changes: socioeconomic determination of chronic stress., Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol. 1113 (October, 2007), pp. 325-338, ISSN 0077-8923
  125. Boyle, SH; Surwit, RS; Georgiades, A; Brummett, BH; Helms, MJ; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC, Depressive symptoms, race, and glucose concentrations: the role of cortisol as mediator., Diabetes Care, vol. 30 no. 10 (October, 2007), pp. 2484-2488
  126. Brummett, BH; Krystal, AD; Ashley-Koch, A; Kuhn, CM; Züchner, S; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Ballard, EL; Gwyther, LP; Williams, RB, Sleep quality varies as a function of 5-HTTLPR genotype and stress., Psychosom Med, vol. 69 no. 7 (September, 2007), pp. 621-624
  127. Williams, RB, Lower central nervous system serotonergic function and risk of cardiovascular disease: where are we, what's next?, Stroke; a Journal of Cerebral Circulation, vol. 38 no. 8 (August, 2007), pp. 2213-2214, ISSN 0039-2499
  128. Brummett, BH; Krystal, AD; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, C; Surwit, RS; Züchner, S; Ashley-Koch, A; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB, Associations of a regulatory polymorphism of monoamine oxidase-A gene promoter (MAOA-uVNTR) with symptoms of depression and sleep quality., Psychosom Med, vol. 69 no. 5 (June, 2007), pp. 396-401
  129. Jonassaint, CR; Boyle, SH; Williams, RB; Mark, DB; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC, Facets of openness predict mortality in patients with cardiac disease., Psychosom Med, vol. 69 no. 4 (May, 2007), pp. 319-322
  130. Kirby, ED; Williams, VP; Hocking, MC; Lane, JD; Williams, RB, Psychosocial benefits of three formats of a standardized behavioral stress management program., Psychosom Med, vol. 68 no. 6 (November, 2006), pp. 816-823
  131. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Costa, PT; Siegler, IC, NEO personality domains and gender predict levels and trends in body mass index over 14 years during midlife, Journal of Research in Personality, vol. 40 no. 3 (June, 2006), pp. 222-236, Elsevier BV, ISSN 0092-6566
  132. Surwit, RS; Kuhn, CM; Helms, MJ; Siegler, IC; Feinglos, MN; Williams, RB, MAO-uVNTR is related to CNS serotonergic function, glucose metabolism, BMI, and hostility, Diabetes, vol. 55 (June, 2006), pp. A431-A431, AMER DIABETES ASSOC
  133. Merritt, MM; Bennett, GG; Williams, RB; Edwards, CL; Sollers, JJ, Perceived racism and cardiovascular reactivity and recovery to personally relevant stress., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 25 no. 3 (May, 2006), pp. 364-369, ISSN 0278-6133
  134. Williams, RB, Blood pressure reactivity to psychological stress: a new risk factor for coronary disease?, Hypertension, vol. 47 no. 3 (March, 2006), pp. 329-330, ISSN 0194-911X
  135. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Vitaliano, PP; Ballard, EL; Gwyther, LP; Williams, RB, Associations among perceptions of social support, negative affect, and quality of sleep in caregivers and noncaregivers., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 25 no. 2 (March, 2006), pp. 220-225, ISSN 0278-6133
  136. Schneiderman, N; Williams, RB, The great debate editorial, revisited [1], Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 68 no. 4 (January, 2006), pp. 636-638, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health), ISSN 0033-3174
  137. Zhou, Z; Peters, EJ; Hamilton, SP; McMahon, F; Thomas, C; McGrath, PJ; Rush, J; Trivedi, MH; Charney, DS; Roy, A; Wisniewski, S; Lipsky, R; Goldman, D, Response to Zhang et al. (2005): loss-of-function mutation in tryptophan hydroxylase-2 identified in unipolar major depression. Neuron 45, 11-16., Neuron, vol. 48 no. 5 (December, 2005), pp. 702-703, ISSN 0896-6273
  138. Zhang, X; Gainetdinov, RR; Beaulieu, J-M; Sotnikova, TD; Burch, LH; Williams, RB; Schwartz, DA; Krishnan, KRR; Caron, MG, Response to Correspondence: Loss-of-Function Mutation in Tryptophan Hydroxylase-2 Identified in Unipolar Major Depression, Neuron, vol. 48 no. 5 (December, 2005), pp. 705-706, Elsevier BV
  139. Williams, RB, Treating depression after myocardial infarction: can selecting patients on the basis of genetic susceptibility improve psychiatric and medical outcomes?, American Heart Journal, vol. 150 no. 4 (October, 2005), pp. 617-619
  140. Dilworth-Anderson, P; Brummett, BH; Goodwin, P; Williams, SW; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Effect of race on cultural justifications for caregiving., The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, vol. 60 no. 5 (September, 2005), pp. S257-S262, ISSN 1079-5014
  141. Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Rohe, WM; Barefoot, JC; Vitaliano, PP; Surwit, RS; Feinglos, MN; Williams, RB, Neighborhood characteristics moderate effects of caregiving on glucose functioning., Psychosom Med, vol. 67 no. 5 (September, 2005), pp. 752-758
  142. Boyle, SH; Williams, RB; Mark, DB; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC, Hostility, age, and mortality in a sample of cardiac patients., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 96 no. 1 (July, 2005), pp. 64-66, ISSN 0002-9149
  143. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Mark, DB; Barefoot, JC, Ratings of positive and depressive emotion as predictors of mortality in coronary patients., International Journal of Cardiology, vol. 100 no. 2 (April, 2005), pp. 213-216, ISSN 0167-5273
  144. Zhang, X; Gainetdinov, RR; Beaulieu, J-M; Sotnikova, TD; Burch, LH; Williams, RB; Schwartz, DA; Krishnan, KRR; Caron, MG, Loss-of-function mutation in tryptophan hydroxylase-2 identified in unipolar major depression., Neuron, vol. 45 no. 1 (January, 2005), pp. 11-16, ISSN 0896-6273
  145. Albus, C; De Backer, G; Bages, N; Deter, H-C; Herrmann-Lingen, C; Oldenburg, B; Sans, S; Schneiderman, N; Williams, RB; Orth-Gomer, K, [Psychosocial factors in coronary heart disease -- scientific evidence and recommendations for clinical practice]., Gesundheitswesen, vol. 67 no. 1 (January, 2005), pp. 1-8, ISSN 0941-3790
  146. Brummett, BH; Mark, DB; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Babyak, MA; Clapp-Channing, NE; Barefoot, JC, Perceived social support as a predictor of mortality in coronary patients: effects of smoking, sedentary behavior, and depressive symptoms., Psychosom Med, vol. 67 no. 1 (January, 2005), pp. 40-45
  147. Orth-Gomér, K; Albus, C; Bagés, N; DeBacker, G; Deter, H-C; Herrmann-Lingen, C; Oldenburg, B; Sans, S; Williams, RB; Schneiderman, N, Psychosocial considerations in the European guidelines for prevention of cardiovascular diseases in clinical practice: Third Joint Task Force., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 12 no. 3 (2005), pp. 132-141, ISSN 1070-5503
  148. Boyle, SH; Williams, RB; Mark, DB; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Helms, MJ; Barefoot, JC, Hostility as a predictor of survival in patients with coronary artery disease., Psychosom Med, vol. 66 no. 5 (September, 2004), pp. 629-632
  149. Schneiderman, N; Saab, PG; Catellier, DJ; Powell, LH; DeBusk, RF; Williams, RB; Carney, RM; Raczynski, JM; Cowan, MJ; Berkman, LF; Kaufmann, PG; ENRICHD Investigators,, Psychosocial treatment within sex by ethnicity subgroups in the Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease clinical trial., Psychosom Med, vol. 66 no. 4 (July, 2004), pp. 475-483, ISSN 0033-3174
  150. Merritt, MM; Bennett, GG; Williams, RB; Sollers, JJ; Thayer, JF, Low educational attainment, John Henryism, and cardiovascular reactivity to and recovery from personally relevant stress., Psychosom Med, vol. 66 no. 1 (January, 2004), pp. 49-55
  151. Burroughs, AR; Visscher, WA; Haney, TL; Efland, JR; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Community recruitment process by race, gender, and SES gradient: lessons learned from the Community Health and Stress Evaluation (CHASE) Study experience., Journal of Community Health, vol. 28 no. 6 (December, 2003), pp. 421-437, ISSN 0094-5145
  152. Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Schneiderman, N, Psychosocial risk factors for cardiovascular disease: more than one culprit at work., Jama, vol. 290 no. 16 (October, 2003), pp. 2190-2192
  153. Williams, RB, Invited commentary: socioeconomic status, hostility, and health behaviors--does it matter which comes first?, American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 158 no. 8 (October, 2003), pp. 743-746, ISSN 0002-9262
  154. Siegler, IC; Costa, PT; Brummett, BH; Helms, MJ; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Dahlstrom, WG; Kaplan, BH; Vitaliano, PP; Nichaman, MZ; Day, RS; Rimer, BK, Patterns of change in hostility from college to midlife in the UNC Alumni Heart Study predict high-risk status., Psychosom Med, vol. 65 no. 5 (September, 2003), pp. 738-745
  155. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Mark, DB; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC, Effect of smoking and sedentary behavior on the association between depressive symptoms and mortality from coronary heart disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 92 no. 5 (September, 2003), pp. 529-532, ISSN 0002-9149
  156. Roy, A; Bissette, G; Williams, R; Berman, J; Gonzalez, B, CSF CRH in abstinent cocaine-dependent patients., Psychiatry Research, vol. 117 no. 3 (March, 2003), pp. 277-280
  157. Williams, RB; Marchuk, DA; Gadde, KM; Barefoot, JC; Grichnik, K; Helms, MJ; Kuhn, CM; Lewis, JG; Schanberg, SM; Stafford-Smith, M; Suarez, EC; Clary, GL; Svenson, IK; Siegler, IC, Serotonin-related gene polymorphisms and central nervous system serotonin function., Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 28 no. 3 (March, 2003), pp. 533-541, ISSN 0893-133X
  158. Brenner, SL; Head, SB; Helms, MJ; Williams, RB; Williams, VP, A Videotape Module to Teach Assertion Skills, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, vol. 33 no. 6 (January, 2003), pp. 1140-1152, WILEY
  159. Barefoot, JC; Grønbaek, M; Feaganes, JR; McPherson, RS; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Alcoholic beverage preference, diet, and health habits in the UNC Alumni Heart Study., American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol. 76 no. 2 (August, 2002), pp. 466-472, ISSN 0002-9165
  160. Williams, RB; Schneiderman, N, Resolved: psychosocial interventions can improve clinical outcomes in organic disease (pro)., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 64 no. 4 (July, 2002), pp. 552-557, ISSN 0033-3174
  161. Williams, R; Schneiderman, N; Relman, A; Angell, M, Resolved: psychosocial interventions can improve clinical outcomes in organic disease--rebuttals and closing arguments., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 64 no. 4 (July, 2002), pp. 564-567
  162. Roy, A; Berman, J; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Gonzalez, B, Higher levels of CSF homovanillic acid in recently abstinent cocaine-dependent patients., The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 159 no. 6 (June, 2002), pp. 1053-1055
  163. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Mark, DC; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Clapp-Channing, N; Barefoot, JC, Predictors of smoking cessation in patients with a diagnosis of coronary artery disease., Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, vol. 22 no. 3 (May, 2002), pp. 143-147, ISSN 0883-9212
  164. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Lane, JD; Helms, M; Applegate, KL; Zucker, N; Feinglos, MN; McCaskill, CM; Barefoot, JC, Hostility, race, and glucose metabolism in nondiabetic individuals., Diabetes Care, vol. 25 no. 5 (May, 2002), pp. 835-839, ISSN 0149-5992
  165. ENRICHD Investigators,, Enhancing Recovery in Coronary Heart Disease (ENRICHD) study intervention: rationale and design., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 63 no. 5 (September, 2001), pp. 747-755, ISSN 0033-3174
  166. ENRICHD Investigators,, Enhancing recovery in coronary heart disease (ENRICHD): baseline characteristics., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 88 no. 3 (August, 2001), pp. 316-322, ISSN 0002-9149
  167. Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Siegler, IC; Clapp-Channing, NE; Lytle, BL; Bosworth, HB; Williams, RB; Mark, DB, Characteristics of socially isolated patients with coronary artery disease who are at elevated risk for mortality., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 63 no. 2 (March, 2001), pp. 267-272, ISSN 0033-3174
  168. with Williams, RB; Marchuk, DA; Gadde, KM; Barefoot, JC; Grichnik, K; Helms, MJ; Kuhn, CM; Lewis, JG; Schanberg, SM; Stafford-Smith, M; Suarez, EC; Clary, GL; Svenson, IK; Siegler, IC, Central nervous system serotonin function and cardiovascular responses to stress., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 63 no. 2 (March, 2001), pp. 300-305, ISSN 0033-3174
  169. Stiles, PG; Poythress, NG; Hall, A; Falkenbach, D; Williams, R, Improving understanding of research consent disclosures among persons with mental illness, Psychiatric Services, vol. 52 no. 6 (2001), pp. 780-785, American Psychiatric Publishing
  170. Williams, RB, Hostility and heart disease: Williams et al. (1980)., Advances in Mind Body Medicine, vol. 17 no. 1 (2001), pp. 52-55, ISSN 1470-3556
  171. Barefoot, JC; Brummett, BH; Helms, MJ; Mark, DB; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Depressive symptoms and survival of patients with coronary artery disease., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 62 no. 6 (November, 2000), pp. 790-795, ISSN 0033-3174
  172. Barefoot, JC; Brummett, BH; Clapp-Channing, NE; Siegler, IC; Vitaliano, PP; Williams, RB; Mark, DB, Moderators of the effect of social support on depressive symptoms in cardiac patients., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 86 no. 4 (August, 2000), pp. 438-442, ISSN 0002-9149
  173. Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Feaganes, JR; Yen, S; Bosworth, HB; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Hostility in marital dyads: associations with depressive symptoms., Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 23 no. 1 (February, 2000), pp. 95-105, ISSN 0160-7715
  174. Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB, Antidepressant use and the risk of myocardial infarction., The American Journal of Medicine, vol. 108 no. 1 (January, 2000), pp. 87-88, ISSN 0002-9343
  175. McNeilly, M; Musick, M; Efland, JR; Baughman, JT; Toth, PS; Saulter, TD; Sumner, L; Sherwood, A; Weitzman, PF; Levkoff, SE; Williams, J; Anderson, NB, Minority populations and psychophysiologic research: Challenges in trust building and recruitment, Journal of Mental Health and Aging, vol. 6 no. 1 (January, 2000), pp. 91-102
  176. Bunting, CJ; Tolson, H; Kuhn, C; Suarez, E; Williams, RB, Physiological stress response of the neuroendocrine system during outdoor adventure tasks, Journal of Leisure Research, vol. 32 no. 2 (January, 2000), pp. 191-207, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 0022-2216
  177. Von Dras, DD; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Mark, DB, Coronary catherization patient and wife's perceptions of social support: effects due to characteristics of recipient, provider, and their interaction., International Journal of Aging & Human Development, vol. 50 no. 2 (2000), pp. 97-125, ISSN 0091-4150
  178. Bosworth, HB; Siegler, IC; Olsen, MK; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Clapp-Channing, NE; Mark, DB, Social support and quality of life in patients with coronary artery disease., Quality of Life Research, vol. 9 no. 7 (2000), pp. 829-839, ISSN 0962-9343
  179. Bosworth, HB; Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Clapp-Channing, NE; Mark, DB, The association between self-rated health and mortality in a well-characterized sample of coronary artery disease patients., Medical Care, vol. 37 no. 12 (December, 1999), pp. 1226-1236, ISSN 0025-7079
  180. Bosworth, HB; Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Vitaliano, PP; Clapp-Channing, N; Lytle, BL; Mark, DB, The relationship between self-rated health and health status among coronary artery patients., Journal of Aging and Health, vol. 11 no. 4 (November, 1999), pp. 565-584, ISSN 0898-2643
  181. Williams, R; Kiecolt-Glaser, J; Legato, MJ; Ornish, D; Powell, LH; Syme, SL; Williams, V, The impact of emotions on cardiovascular health., The Journal of Gender Specific Medicine : Jgsm : the Official Journal of the Partnership for Women'S Health at Columbia, vol. 2 no. 5 (September, 1999), pp. 52-58
  182. Williams, RB, A 69-year-old man with anger and angina., Jama, vol. 282 no. 8 (August, 1999), pp. 763-770, ISSN 0098-7484
  183. Williams, RB, Social ties and health., The Harvard Mental Health Letter, vol. 15 no. 10 (April, 1999), pp. 4-5, ISSN 1057-5022
  184. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Barefoot, JC; Bosworth, HB; Clapp-Channing, NE; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Mark, DB, Social support and hostility as predictors of depressive symptoms in cardiac patients one month after hospitalization: a prospective study., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 60 no. 6 (November, 1998), pp. 707-713, ISSN 0033-3174
  185. Barefoot, JC; Heitmann, BL; Helms, MJ; Williams, RB; Surwit, RS; Siegler, IC, Symptoms of depression and changes in body weight from adolescence to mid-life., Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord, vol. 22 no. 7 (July, 1998), pp. 688-694
  186. Bubb, MR, Zyban: two products, two uses--too confusing?, Jama, vol. 279 no. 21 (June, 1998), pp. 1701-1702, ISSN 0098-7484
  187. Williams, RB, Lower socioeconomic status and increased mortality: early childhood roots and the potential for successful interventions., Jama, vol. 279 no. 21 (June, 1998), pp. 1745-1746, ISSN 0098-7484
  188. Williams, RB, The mind, the body, health, and disease. What do we know, what should we do?, North Carolina Medical Journal, vol. 59 no. 3 (May, 1998), pp. 172-174, ISSN 0029-2559
  189. Suarez, EC; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, SM; Williams, RB; Zimmermann, EA, Neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and emotional responses of hostile men: the role of interpersonal challenge., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 60 no. 1 (January, 1998), pp. 78-88, ISSN 0033-3174
  190. Brummett, BH; Williams, RB, Hostility and risk for disease, Current Opinion in Psychiatry, vol. 11 no. 6 (January, 1998), pp. 607-613, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health)
  191. Suarez, EC; Shiller, AD; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, SM; Williams, RB; Zimmermann, EA, THE JOINT EFFECT OF SOCIAL SUPPORT AND HOSTILITY ON BETA2-ADRENOCEPTOR FUNCTION, Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 60 no. 1 (1998), pp. 134-134, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health)
  192. Blumenthal, JA; O'Connor, C; Hinderliter, A; Fath, K; Hegde, SB; Miller, G; Puma, J; Sessions, W; Sheps, D; Zakhary, B; Williams, RB, Psychosocial factors and coronary disease. A national multicenter clinical trial (ENRICHD) with a North Carolina focus., North Carolina Medical Journal, vol. 58 no. 6 (November, 1997), pp. 440-444, ISSN 0029-2559
  193. Suarez, EC; Shiller, AD; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, S; Williams, RB; Zimmermann, EA, The relationship between hostility and beta-adrenergic receptor physiology in health young males., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 59 no. 5 (September, 1997), pp. 481-487, ISSN 0033-3174
  194. Williams, RB, Higher socio-economic status was associated with fewer coronary events and lower case-fatality rates., Evidence Based Cardiovascular Medicine, vol. 1 no. 3 (September, 1997), pp. 63
  195. Luecken, LJ; Suarez, EC; Kuhn, CM; Barefoot, JC; Blumenthal, JA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Stress in employed women: impact of marital status and children at home on neurohormone output and home strain., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 59 no. 4 (July, 1997), pp. 352-359, ISSN 0033-3174
  196. with Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Blumenthal, JA; Helms, MJ; Luecken, L; Pieper, CF; Siegler, IC; Suarez, EC, Psychosocial correlates of job strain in a sample of working women., Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 54 no. 6 (June, 1997), pp. 543-548, ISSN 0003-990X
  197. Von Dras, DD; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Clapp-Channing, N; Haney, TL; Mark, DB, Surrogate assessment of coronary artery disease patients' functional capacity., Social Science & Medicine, vol. 44 no. 10 (May, 1997), pp. 1491-1502, ISSN 0277-9536
  198. Williams, RB, The role of psychosocial factors in human disease: lessons from animal models., Acta Physiologica Scandinavica. Supplementum, vol. 640 (1997), pp. 100-102, ISSN 0302-2994
  199. Suarez, EC; Bartolome, JV; Kuhn, CB; Schanberg, SM; Williams, RB; Zimmermann, EA, The influence of dietary cholesterol on cardiac and hepatic Beta-adrenergic receptors in egyptian sand rats., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 4 no. 2 (1997), pp. 179-188, ISSN 1070-5503
  200. Williams, RB; Sasaki, M; Lewis, JG; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, SM; Suarez, EC; Feaganes, JR; Adams, DO, Differential responsivity of monocyte cytokine and adhesion proteins in high- and low-hostile humans., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 4 no. 3 (1997), pp. 264-272, ISSN 1070-5503
  201. Szczepanski, R; Napolitano, M; Feaganes, JR; Barefoot, JC; Luecken, L; Swoap, RS; Kuhn, C; Suarez, E; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Blumenthal, JA, Relation of mood ratings and neurohormonal responses during daily life in employed women., International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 4 no. 1 (1997), pp. 1-16, ISSN 1070-5503
  202. Siegler, HC; Blumenthal, JA; Barefoot, JC; Peterson, BL; Saunders, WB; Dahlstrom, WG; Costa, PT; Suarez, EC; Helms, MJ; Maynard, KE; Williams, RB, Personality factors differentially predict exercise behavior in men and women., Women'S Health (Hillsdale, N.J.), vol. 3 no. 1 (1997), pp. 61-70, ISSN 1077-2928
  203. Barefoot, JC; Helms, MJ; Mark, DB; Blumenthal, JA; Califf, RM; Haney, TL; O'Connor, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Depression and long-term mortality risk in patients with coronary artery disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 78 no. 6 (September, 1996), pp. 613-617, ISSN 0002-9149
  204. Haney, TL; Maynard, KE; Houseworth, SJ; Scherwitz, LW; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC, Interpersonal Hostility Assessment Technique: description and validation against the criterion of coronary artery disease., Journal of Personality Assessment, vol. 66 no. 2 (April, 1996), pp. 386-401, ISSN 0022-3891
  205. Williams, RB; Littman, AB, Psychosocial factors: role in cardiac risk and treatment strategies., Cardiology Clinics, vol. 14 no. 1 (February, 1996), pp. 97-104, ISSN 0733-8651
  206. Von Dras, DD; Williams, RB; Kaplan, BH; Siegler, IC, Correlates of perceived social support and equality of interpersonal relationships at mid-life., International Journal of Aging & Human Development, vol. 43 no. 3 (1996), pp. 199-217, ISSN 0091-4150
  207. Hlatky, MA; Lam, LC; Lee, KL; Clapp-Channing, NE; Williams, RB; Pryor, DB; Califf, RM; Mark, DB, Job strain and the prevalence and outcome of coronary artery disease., Circulation, vol. 92 no. 3 (August, 1995), pp. 327-333, ISSN 0009-7322
  208. Thai, SF; Lewis, JG; Williams, RB; Johnson, SP; Adams, DO, Effects of oxidized LDL on mononuclear phagocytes: inhibition of induction of four inflammatory cytokine gene RNAs, release of NO, and cytolysis of tumor cells., Journal of Leukocyte Biology, vol. 57 no. 3 (March, 1995), pp. 427-433, ISSN 0741-5400
  209. Barefoot, JC; Patterson, JC; Haney, TL; Cayton, TG; Hickman, JR; Williams, RB, Hostility in asymptomatic men with angiographically confirmed coronary artery disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 74 no. 5 (September, 1994), pp. 439-442, ISSN 0002-9149
  210. Williams, RB, Neurobiology, cellular and molecular biology, and psychosomatic medicine., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 56 no. 4 (July, 1994), pp. 308-315, ISSN 0033-3174
  211. Lane, JD; Pieper, CF; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Caffeine and cholesterol: interactions with hostility., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 56 no. 3 (May, 1994), pp. 260-266, ISSN 0033-3174
  212. Wei, M, Depression and survival following myocardial infarction., Jama, vol. 271 no. 14 (April, 1994), pp. 1080
  213. Lipkus, IM; Barefoot, JC; Feaganes, J; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, A short MMPI scale to identify people likely to begin smoking., Journal of Personality Assessment, vol. 62 no. 2 (April, 1994), pp. 213-222, ISSN 0022-3891
  214. Lipkus, IM; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC, Personality measures as predictors of smoking initiation and cessation in the UNC Alumni Heart Study., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 13 no. 2 (March, 1994), pp. 149-155, ISSN 0278-6133
  215. Mark, DB; Lam, LC; Lee, KL; Jones, RH; Pryor, DB; Stack, RS; Williams, RB; Clapp-Channing, NE; Califf, RM; Hlatky, MA, Effects of coronary angioplasty, coronary bypass surgery, and medical therapy on employment in patients with coronary artery disease. A prospective comparison study., Annals of Internal Medicine, vol. 120 no. 2 (January, 1994), pp. 111-117, ISSN 0003-4819
  216. Beckham, JC; Barefoot, JC; Haney, TL; Williams, RB; Mark, DB, Pain coping strategies in patients referred for evaluation of angina pectoris, Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, vol. 14 no. 3 (January, 1994), pp. 173-180, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health)
  217. Maron, BJ; Brown, RW; McGrew, CA; Mitten, MJ; Caplan, AL; Jr, AMH; Cheitlin, M; Thompson, P; Strong, W; Levine, B; Douglas, P; Garson, A; Williams, R, Ethical, legal, and practical considerations impacting medical decision- making in competitive athletes, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, vol. 26 no. 10 SUPPL. (1994), pp. S230-S237
  218. Suarez, EC; Harlan, E; Peoples, MC; Williams, RB, Cardiovascular and emotional responses in women: the role of hostility and harassment., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 12 no. 6 (November, 1993), pp. 459-468, ISSN 0278-6133
  219. Williams, RB; Chesney, MA, Psychosocial factors and prognosis in established coronary artery disease. The need for research on interventions., Jama, vol. 270 no. 15 (October, 1993), pp. 1860-1861, ISSN 0098-7484
  220. Williams, R; Chesney, M; Cohen, S; Frasure-Smith, N; Kaplan, G; Krantz, D; Manuck, S; Muller, J; Powell, L; Schnall, P, Behavior change and compliance: keys to improving cardiovascular health. Workshop VI. AHA Prevention Conference III., Circulation, vol. 88 no. 3 (September, 1993), pp. 1406-1407
  221. Zonderman, AB; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Costa, PT, Age and gender differences in the content scales of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory., Experimental Aging Research, vol. 19 no. 3 (July, 1993), pp. 241-257, ISSN 0361-073X
  222. Durel, LA; Kus, LA; Anderson, NB; McNeilly, M; Llabre, MM; Spitzer, S; Saab, PG; Efland, J; Williams, R; Schneiderman, N, Patterns and stability of cardiovascular responses to variations of the cold pressor test., Psychophysiology, vol. 30 no. 1 (January, 1993), pp. 39-46
  223. Siegler, IC; Peterson, BL; Barefoot, JC; Harvin, SH; Dahlstrom, WG; Kaplan, BH; Costa, PT; Williams, RB, Using college alumni populations in epidemiologic research: the UNC Alumni Heart Study., Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, vol. 45 no. 11 (November, 1992), pp. 1243-1250, ISSN 0895-4356
  224. Mark, DB; Lam, LC; Lee, KL; Clapp-Channing, NE; Williams, RB; Pryor, DB; Califf, RM; Hlatky, MA, Identification of patients with coronary disease at high risk for loss of employment. A prospective validation study., Circulation, vol. 86 no. 5 (November, 1992), pp. 1485-1494, ISSN 0009-7322
  225. Siegler, IC; Peterson, BL; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB, Hostility during late adolescence predicts coronary risk factors at mid-life., American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 136 no. 2 (July, 1992), pp. 146-154, ISSN 0002-9262
  226. Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Mark, DB, In Reply, Jama, vol. 268 no. 2 (July, 1992), pp. 197, American Medical Association (AMA), ISSN 0098-7484
  227. Fukudo, S; Lane, JD; Anderson, NB; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, SM; McCown, N; Muranaka, M; Suzuki, J; Williams, RB, Accentuated vagal antagonism of beta-adrenergic effects on ventricular repolarization. Evidence of weaker antagonism in hostile type A men., Circulation, vol. 85 no. 6 (June, 1992), pp. 2045-2053, ISSN 0009-7322
  228. Barefoot, JC; Beckham, JC; Peterson, BL; Haney, TL; Williams, RB, Measures of neuroticism and disease status in coronary angiography patients., Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 60 no. 1 (February, 1992), pp. 127-132, ISSN 0022-006X
  229. Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Califf, RM; Haney, TL; Saunders, WB; Pryor, DB; Hlatky, MA; Siegler, IC; Mark, DB, Prognostic importance of social and economic resources among medically treated patients with angiographically documented coronary artery disease., Jama, vol. 267 no. 4 (January, 1992), pp. 520-524, ISSN 0098-7484
  230. Burke, HB; Frasure-Smith, N; Lesperance, F; Hojat, M; Morris, PLP; Robinson, RG; Lux, DP; Case, RB; Moss, AJ; McDermott, M; Eberly, S; Case, N; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Mark, DB; Menken, M, Social and economic factors in patients with coronary disease [1], Jama, vol. 268 no. 2 (1992), pp. 195-197, ISSN 0098-7484
  231. Williams, RB; Suarez, EC; Kuhn, CM; Zimmerman, EA; Schanberg, SM, Biobehavioral basis of coronary-prone behavior in middle-aged men. Part I: Evidence for chronic SNS activation in Type As., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 53 no. 5 (September, 1991), pp. 517-527, ISSN 0033-3174
  232. Suarez, EC; Williams, RB; Kuhn, CM; Zimmerman, EH; Schanberg, SM, Biobehavioral basis of coronary-prone behavior in middle-age men. Part II: Serum cholesterol, the Type A behavior pattern, and hostility as interactive modulators of physiological reactivity., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 53 no. 5 (September, 1991), pp. 528-537, ISSN 0033-3174
  233. Hackel, A; Linzer, M; Anderson, N; Williams, R, Cardiovascular and catecholamine responses to head-up tilt in the diagnosis of recurrent unexplained syncope in elderly patients., Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, vol. 39 no. 7 (July, 1991), pp. 663-669
  234. Barefoot, JC; Peterson, BL; Dahlstrom, WG; Siegler, IC; Anderson, NB; Williams, RB, Hostility patterns and health implications: correlates of Cook-Medley Hostility Scale scores in a national survey., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 10 no. 1 (1991), pp. 18-24, ISSN 0278-6133
  235. Siegler, IC; Zonderman, AB; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Costa, PT; McCrae, RR, Predicting personality in adulthood from college MMPI scores: implications for follow-up studies in psychosomatic medicine., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 52 no. 6 (November, 1990), pp. 644-652, ISSN 0033-3174
  236. Suarez, EC; Williams, RB, The relationships between dimensions of hostility and cardiovascular reactivity as a function of task characteristics., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 52 no. 5 (September, 1990), pp. 558-570, ISSN 0033-3174
  237. Siegel, WC; Hlatky, MA; Mark, DB; Barefoot, JC; Harrell, FE; Pryor, DB; Williams, RB, Effect of Type A behavior on exercise test outcome in coronary artery disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 66 no. 2 (July, 1990), pp. 179-182, ISSN 0002-9149
  238. Lane, JD; Adcock, RA; Williams, RB; Kuhn, CM, Caffeine effects on cardiovascular and neuroendocrine responses to acute psychosocial stress and their relationship to level of habitual caffeine consumption., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 52 no. 3 (May, 1990), pp. 320-336, ISSN 0033-3174
  239. Williams, RB, The role of the brain in physical disease. Folklore, normal science, or paradigm shift?, Jama, vol. 263 no. 14 (April, 1990), pp. 1971-1972, American Medical Association (AMA), ISSN 0098-7484
  240. Mikat, EM; Weiss, JM; Schanberg, SM; Bartolome, JV; Palmos, LE; Hackel, DB; Williams, RB, Development of atherosclerotic-like lesions in the sand rat (Psammomys obesus), Coronary Artery Disease, vol. 1 no. 4 (January, 1990), pp. 469-476, Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health)
  241. Williams, RB, Stress and the heart, Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 24 no. SUPPL. 1 (January, 1990), pp. 65, Elsevier BV
  242. Barefoot, JC; Haney, TL; Simpson, SW; Blumenthal, JA; Williams, RB, Depression and the Assessment of Type A Behavior in a Clinical Population, Psychological Assessment, vol. 2 no. 4 (January, 1990), pp. 483-485, American Psychological Association (APA), ISSN 1040-3590
  243. Williams, RB, Do benzodiazepines have a role in the prevention or treatment of coronary heart disease and other major medical disorders?, Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 24 Suppl 2 (1990), pp. 51-56, ISSN 0022-3956
  244. McCubbin, JA; Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Nemeroff, CB; McNeilly, M, Altered pituitary hormone response to naloxone in hypertension development., Hypertension, vol. 14 no. 6 (December, 1989), pp. 636-644, ISSN 0194-911X
  245. Siegel, WC; Mark, DB; Hlatky, MA; Harrell, FE; Pryor, DB; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB, Clinical correlates and prognostic significance of type A behavior and silent myocardial ischemia on the treadmill., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 64 no. 19 (December, 1989), pp. 1280-1283, ISSN 0002-9149
  246. Barefoot, JC; Peterson, BL; Harrell, FE; Hlatky, MA; Pryor, DB; Haney, TL; Blumenthal, JA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, Type A behavior and survival: a follow-up study of 1,467 patients with coronary artery disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 64 no. 8 (September, 1989), pp. 427-432, ISSN 0002-9149
  247. Suarez, EC; Williams, RB, Situational determinants of cardiovascular and emotional reactivity in high and low hostile men., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 51 no. 4 (July, 1989), pp. 404-418, ISSN 0033-3174
  248. Taguchi, F; Suzuki, J; Muranaka, M; Anderson, NB; Williams, RB, Beta and alpha adrenergic reactivity elicitable stress study with special reference of electrocardiographic T-wave amplitude., The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine, vol. 157 no. 2 (February, 1989), pp. 95-106
  249. Anderson, NB; Lane, JD; Taguchi, F; Williams, RB; Houseworth, SJ, Race, parental history of hypertension, and patterns of cardiovascular reactivity in women., Psychophysiology, vol. 26 no. 1 (January, 1989), pp. 39-47, ISSN 0048-5772
  250. Barefoot, JC; Dodge, KA; Peterson, BL; Dahlstrom, WG; Williams, RB, The Cook-Medley hostility scale: item content and ability to predict survival., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 51 no. 1 (January, 1989), pp. 46-57, ISSN 0033-3174
  251. McCrae, RR; Costa, PT; Dahlstrom, WG; Barefoot, JC; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB, A caution on the use of the MMPI K-correction in research on psychosomatic medicine., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 51 no. 1 (January, 1989), pp. 58-65, ISSN 0033-3174
  252. Smith, RH; Dahlstrom, WG; Williams, RB, Personality predictors of smoking behavior in a sample of physicians, Psychology & Health, vol. 3 no. 1 (January, 1989), pp. 37-43, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 0887-0446
  253. Anderson, NB; Lane, JD; Taguchi, F; Williams, RB, Patterns of cardiovascular responses to stress as a function of race and parental hypertension in men., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 8 no. 5 (1989), pp. 525-540, ISSN 0278-6133
  254. Krantz, DS; Schneiderman, N; Chesney, MA; McCann, BS; Reading, AE; Roskies, E; Stoney, CM; Williams, RB, Biobehavioral research on cardiovascular disorders., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 8 no. 6 (1989), pp. 737-746
  255. Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Kuhn, CM; Knopes, K; Schanberg, SM, Effects of propranolol on cardiovascular and neuroendocrine responses to mental arithmetic in type A men., Neuropsychopharmacology, vol. 1 no. 4 (December, 1988), pp. 337-340, ISSN 0893-133X
  256. Blumenthal, JA; Emery, CF; Walsh, MA; Cox, DR; Kuhn, CM; Williams, RB; Williams, RS, Exercise training in healthy type A middle-aged men: effects on behavioral and cardiovascular responses., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 50 no. 4 (July, 1988), pp. 418-433, ISSN 0033-3174
  257. Anderson, NB; Lane, JD; Monou, H; Williams, RB; Houseworth, SJ, Racial differences in cardiovascular reactivity to mental arithmetic., International Journal of Psychophysiology : Official Journal of the International Organization of Psychophysiology, vol. 6 no. 2 (June, 1988), pp. 161-164, ISSN 0167-8760
  258. Muranaka, M; Lane, JD; Suarez, EC; Anderson, NB; Suzuki, J; Williams, RB, Stimulus-specific patterns of cardiovascular reactivity in type A and B subjects: evidence for enhanced vagal reactivity in type B., Psychophysiology, vol. 25 no. 3 (May, 1988), pp. 330-338, ISSN 0048-5772
  259. Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC; Haney, TL; Harrell, FE; Blumenthal, JA; Pryor, DB; Peterson, B, Type A behavior and angiographically documented coronary atherosclerosis in a sample of 2,289 patients., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 50 no. 2 (March, 1988), pp. 139-152, ISSN 0033-3174
  260. McCubbin, JA; Surwit, RS; Williams, RB, Opioid dysfunction and risk for hypertension: naloxone and blood pressure responses during different types of stress., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 50 no. 1 (January, 1988), pp. 8-14, ISSN 0033-3174
  261. Anderson, NB; Lane, JD; Muranaka, M; Williams, RB; Houseworth, SJ, Racial differences in blood pressure and forearm vascular responses to the cold face stimulus., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 50 no. 1 (January, 1988), pp. 57-63, ISSN 0033-3174
  262. Muranaka, M; Suzuki, J; Williams, RB, On the difference of autonomic balance in type A and B men, Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 28 no. 3 (January, 1988), pp. 273-281
  263. Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC, Coronary-prone behavior: The emerging role of the hostility complex, Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 28 no. 2 (January, 1988), pp. 111-126
  264. Muranaka, M; Monou, H; Suzuki, J; Lane, JD; Anderson, NB; Kuhn, CM; Schanberg, SM; McCown, N; Williams, RB, Physiological responses to catecholamine infusions in type A and type B men., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 7 Suppl (1988), pp. 145-163, ISSN 0278-6133
  265. Williams, RB, Refining the type A hypothesis: emergence of the hostility complex., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 60 no. 18 (December, 1987), pp. 27J-32J, ISSN 0002-9149
  266. Blumenthal, JA; Barefoot, J; Burg, MM; Williams, RB, Psychological correlates of hostility among patients undergoing coronary angiography., The British Journal of Medical Psychology, vol. 60 ( Pt 4) (December, 1987), pp. 349-355
  267. Barefoot, JC; Siegler, IC; Nowlin, JB; Peterson, BL; Haney, TL; Williams, RB, Suspiciousness, health, and mortality: a follow-up study of 500 older adults., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 49 no. 5 (September, 1987), pp. 450-457, ISSN 0033-3174
  268. Williams, RB, Psychological factors in coronary artery disease: epidemiologic evidence., Circulation, vol. 76 no. 1 Pt 2 (July, 1987), pp. I117-I123
  269. Blumenthal, JA; Burg, MM; Barefoot, J; Williams, RB; Haney, T; Zimet, G, Social support, type A behavior, and coronary artery disease., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 49 no. 4 (July, 1987), pp. 331-340, ISSN 0033-3174
  270. Lane, JD; Williams, RB, Cardiovascular effects of caffeine and stress in regular coffee drinkers., Psychophysiology, vol. 24 no. 2 (March, 1987), pp. 157-164, ISSN 0048-5772
  271. Costa, PT; Stone, SV; McCrae, RR; Dembroski, TM; Williams, RB, Hostility, agreeableness-antagonism, and coronary heart disease, Journal of Interprofessional Care, vol. 2 no. 3 (January, 1987), pp. 161-167, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 0884-3988
  272. Anderson, NB; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Houseworth, S; Muranaka, M, Parental history of hypertension and cardiovascular responses to behavioral stress in young black women., Journal of Psychosomatic Research, vol. 31 no. 6 (1987), pp. 723-729, ISSN 0022-3999
  273. Hlatky, MA; Haney, T; Barefoot, JC; Califf, RM; Mark, DB; Pryor, DB; Williams, RB, Medical, psychological and social correlates of work disability among men with coronary artery disease., The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 58 no. 10 (November, 1986), pp. 911-915, ISSN 0002-9149
  274. Williams, RB; Haney, TL; McKinnis, RA; Harrell, FE; Lee, KL; Pryor, DB; Califf, R; Kong, YH; Rosati, RA; Blumenthal, JA, Psychosocial and physical predictors of anginal pain relief with medical management., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 48 no. 3-4 (March, 1986), pp. 200-210, ISSN 0033-3174
  275. Herman, S; Blumenthal, JA; Haney, T; Williams, RB; Barefoot, J, Type As who think they are type Bs: discrepancies between self-ratings and interview ratings of the type A (coronary-prone) behaviour pattern., The British Journal of Medical Psychology, vol. 59 ( Pt 1) (March, 1986), pp. 83-88, ISSN 0007-1129
  276. Costa, PT; Zonderman, AB; McCrae, RR; Williams, RB, Cynicism and paranoid alienation in the Cook and Medley HO Scale., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 48 no. 3-4 (March, 1986), pp. 283-285, ISSN 0033-3174
  277. Anderson, NB; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Haney, T; Simpson, S; Houseworth, SJ, Type A behavior, family history of hypertension, and cardiovascular responsivity among black women., Health Psychology : Official Journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, vol. 5 no. 4 (1986), pp. 393-406, ISSN 0278-6133
  278. Jr, RBW; Benson, H; Follick, MJ, Disease as a reflection of the psyche., The New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 313 no. 21 (November, 1985), pp. 1356-1359, ISSN 0028-4793
  279. Lane, JD; Williams, RB, Caffeine affects cardiovascular responses to stress., Psychophysiology, vol. 22 no. 6 (November, 1985), pp. 648-655, ISSN 0048-5772
  280. McCubbin, JA; Surwit, RS; Williams, RB, Endogenous opiate peptides, stress reactivity, and risk for hypertension., Hypertension, vol. 7 no. 5 (September, 1985), pp. 808-811, ISSN 0194-911X
  281. Dembroski, TM; MacDougall, JM; Williams, RB; Haney, TL; Blumenthal, JA, Components of Type A, hostility, and anger-in: relationship to angiographic findings., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 47 no. 3 (May, 1985), pp. 219-233, ISSN 0033-3174
  282. Costa, PT; Zonderman, AB; McCrae, RR; Williams, RB, Content and Comprehensiveness in the MMPI. An Item Factor Analysis in a Normal Adult Sample, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 48 no. 4 (April, 1985), pp. 925-933, American Psychological Association (APA), ISSN 0022-3514
  283. Blumenthal, JA; Herman, S; O'Toole, LC; Haney, TL; Williams, RB; Barefoot, JC, Development of a brief self-report measure of the type A (coronary prone) behavior pattern., Journal of Psychosomatic Research, vol. 29 no. 3 (1985), pp. 265-274, ISSN 0022-3999
  284. Blumenthal, JA; Lane, JD; Williams, RB, The inhibited power motive, type A behavior, and patterns of cardiovascular response during the structured interview and Thematic Apperception Test., Journal of Human Stress, vol. 11 no. 2 (1985), pp. 82-92, ISSN 0097-840X
  285. Wielgosz, AT; Fletcher, RH; McCants, CB; McKinnis, RA; Haney, TL; Williams, RB, Unimproved chest pain in patients with minimal or no coronary disease: a behavioral phenomenon., American Heart Journal, vol. 108 no. 1 (July, 1984), pp. 67-72, ISSN 0002-8703
  286. Williams, RB, Help your heart: hostility and heart disease., Nebraska Nurse, vol. 17 no. 1 (February, 1984), pp. 8
  287. Lane, JD; White, AD; Williams, RB, Cardiovascular effects of mental arithmetic in Type A and Type B females., Psychophysiology, vol. 21 no. 1 (January, 1984), pp. 39-46, ISSN 0048-5772
  288. Matsushima, T; Doba, N; Williams, RB, Studies on type A behaviour pattern and hostility in Japanese male subjects with special reference to CHD, Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 23 no. 4 (December, 1983), pp. 321-328
  289. Barefoot, JC; Dahlstrom, WG; Williams, RB, Hostility, CHD incidence, and total mortality: a 25-year follow-up study of 255 physicians., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 45 no. 1 (March, 1983), pp. 59-63
  290. Blumenthal, JA; Lane, JD; Williams, RB; McKee, DC; Haney, T; White, A, Effects of task incentive on cardiovascular response in type A and type B individuals., Psychophysiology, vol. 20 no. 1 (January, 1983), pp. 63-70, ISSN 0048-5772
  291. Blumenthal, JA; Williams, RS; Wallace, AG; Williams, RB; Needles, TL, Physiological and psychological variables predict compliance to prescribed exercise therapy in patients recovering from myocardial infarction., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 44 no. 6 (December, 1982), pp. 519-527, ISSN 0033-3174
  292. Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Kuhn, CM; Melosh, W; White, AD; Schanberg, SM, Type A behavior and elevated physiological and neuroendocrine responses to cognitive tasks., Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 218 no. 4571 (October, 1982), pp. 483-485, ISSN 0036-8075
  293. Mohl, PC; Wyrick, LC; Cleveland, W; Hawkins, D; Burdette, L; Williams, RB, Cardiovascular correlates of the psychotherapeutic process., Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, vol. 37 no. 2 (1982), pp. 65-74, ISSN 0033-3190
  294. Keefe, FJ; Block, AR; Williams, RB; Surwit, RS, Behavioral treatment of chronic low back pain: clinical outcome and individual differences in pain relief., Pain, vol. 11 no. 2 (October, 1981), pp. 221-231, ISSN 0304-3959
  295. Williams, RB; Tremer, HM; Sobin, SS, Redistribution of canine left ventricular myocardial blood flow in unloaded systole., Circulation Research, vol. 49 no. 1 (July, 1981), pp. 203-211
  296. Blumenthal, JA; McKee, DC; Williams, RB; Haney, T, Assessment of conceptual tempo in the type A (coronary prone) behavior pattern., Journal of Personality Assessment, vol. 45 no. 1 (February, 1981), pp. 44-51, ISSN 0022-3891
  297. Keefe, FJ; Schapira, B; Williams, RB, EMG-assisted relaxation training in the management of chronic low back pain, American Journal of Clinical Biofeedback, vol. 4 no. 2 (January, 1981), pp. 93-103
  298. Williams, RB; Haney, TL; Lee, KL; Kong, YH; Blumenthal, JA; Whalen, RE, Type A behavior, hostility, and coronary atherosclerosis., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 42 no. 6 (November, 1980), pp. 539-549, ISSN 0033-3174
  299. Poon, LW; Peterson, E; Williams, RB; Thompson, LW; Burdette, LJ, Relationship between cortical alpha and skeletal muscle blood flow in a feedback task., Physiology & Behavior, vol. 24 no. 3 (March, 1980), pp. 617-619, ISSN 0031-9384
  300. Blumenthal, JA; Williams, RS; Williams, RB; Wallace, AG, Effects of exercise on the Type A (coronary prone) behavior pattern., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 42 no. 2 (March, 1980), pp. 289-296, ISSN 0033-3174
  301. Blumenthal, JA; McKee, DC; Haney, T; Williams, RB, Task Incentives, Type A Behavior Pattern, and Verbal Problem Solving Performance, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, vol. 10 no. 2 (January, 1980), pp. 101-114, WILEY
  302. Williams, RB; Eichelman, BS; Ng, LK, The effects of peripheral chemosympathectomy and adrenalectomy upon blood pressure responses of the rat to footshock under varying conditions: evidence for behavioral effects on patterning of sympathetic nervous system responses., Psychophysiology, vol. 16 no. 2 (March, 1979), pp. 89-93
  303. Blumenthal, JA; Thompson, LW; Williams, RB; Kong, Y, Anxiety-proneness and coronary heart disease., Journal of Psychosomatic Research, vol. 23 no. 1 (1979), pp. 17-21, ISSN 0022-3999
  304. Blumenthal, JA; Williams, RB; Kong, Y; Schanberg, SM; Thompson, LW, Type A behavior pattern and coronary atherosclerosis., Circulation, vol. 58 no. 4 (October, 1978), pp. 634-639, ISSN 0009-7322
  305. Williams, RB; Richardson, JS; Eichelman, BS, Location of CNS neurons mediating the blood pressure fall after shock-induced fighting in the rat., Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 1 no. 2 (June, 1978), pp. 177-185
  306. Frederiksen, DW; Hoffnung, JM; Frederiksen, RT; Williams, RB, The structural proteins of normal and diseased human myocardium., Circulation Research, vol. 42 no. 4 (April, 1978), pp. 459-466
  307. Williams, RBRS, Behavior modification in the treatment of hypertension, Practical Cardiology, vol. 4 no. 8 (January, 1978), pp. 119-124
  308. Hawkins, D; Wyrick, L; Mohl, P; Williams, R, Brief psychotherapy with medical students, Journal of Psychiatric Education, vol. 2 no. 1 (January, 1978), pp. 62-67
  309. Lamprecht, F; Richardson, JS; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, The contribution of central noradrenenergic neurons in the development of DOCA salt hypertension in rats, Naunyn Schmiedeberg'S Archives of Pharmacology, vol. 297 no. Sup. 2 (December, 1977), pp. No.-201
  310. Williams, RB; Poon, LW; Burdette, LJ, Locus of control and vasomotor response to sensory processing., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 39 no. 2 (March, 1977), pp. 127-133
  311. Lamprecht, F; Richardson, JS; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, 6-hydroxydopamine destruction of central adrenergic neurones prevents or reverses developing DOCA-salt hypertension in rats., J Neural Transm, vol. 40 no. 2 (1977), pp. 149-158, ISSN 0300-9564
  312. Bittker, TE; Buchsbaum, MS; Williams, RB; Wynne, LC, Cardiovascular and neurophysiologic correlates of sensory intake and rejection. II. Interview behavior., Psychophysiology, vol. 12 no. 4 (July, 1975), pp. 434-438
  313. Williams, RB; Bittker, TE; Buchsbaum, MS; Wynne, LC, Cardiovascular and neurophysiologic correlates of sensory intake and rejection. I. Effect of cognitive tasks., Psychophysiology, vol. 12 no. 4 (July, 1975), pp. 427-433
  314. Hine, FR; Williams, RB, Dimensional diagnosis and the medical student's grasp of psychiatry., Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 32 no. 4 (April, 1975), pp. 525-528
  315. Gentry, WD; Williams, RB, Psychological aspects of myocardial infarction and coronary care, C.V.Mosby Co., St Louis, vol. $ 7.30 (January, 1975)
  316. Poon, LW; Thompson, LW; Williams, RB; Marsh, GR, Changes of antero-posterior distribution of CNV and late positive component as a function of information processing demands., Psychophysiology, vol. 11 no. 6 (November, 1974), pp. 660-673
  317. Garson, A; Williams, RB; Reckless, J, Long-term follow-up of patients with tetralogy of Fallot: physical health and psychopathology., The Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 85 no. 3 (September, 1974), pp. 429-433, ISSN 0022-3476
  318. Lamprecht, F; Eichelman, BS; Williams, RB; Wooten, GF; Kopin, IJ, Serum dopamine-beta-hydroxylase (DBH) activity and blood pressure response of rat strains to shock-induced fighting., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 36 no. 4 (July, 1974), pp. 298-303
  319. Gillin, JC; Buchsbaum, MS; Jacobs, LS; Fram, DH; Williams, RB; Vaughan, TB; Mellon, E; Snyder, F; Wyatt, RJ, Partial REM sleep deprivation, schizophrenia and field articulation., Archives of General Psychiatry, vol. 30 no. 5 (May, 1974), pp. 653-662, ISSN 0003-990X
  320. Williams, RB; Frankel, BL; Gillin, JC; Weiss, JL, Cardiovascular response during a word association test and an interview., Psychophysiology, vol. 10 no. 6 (November, 1973), pp. 571-577
  321. Lamprecht, F; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, Serum dopamine-beta-hydroxylase during development of immobilization-induced hypertension., Endocrinology, vol. 92 no. 3 (March, 1973), pp. 953-956
  322. Lamprecht, F; Kvetnansky, R; Ng, LK; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, Effect of 9 -tetrahydrocannabinol on immobilization-induced changes in rat adrenal medullary enzymes., European Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 21 no. 2 (February, 1973), pp. 249-251, ISSN 0014-2999
  323. Eichelman, B; Dejong, W; Williams, RB, Aggressive behavior in hypertensive and normotensive rat strains., Physiology & Behavior, vol. 10 no. 2 (February, 1973), pp. 301-304, ISSN 0031-9384
  324. Ng, LKY; Lamprecht, F; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol and ethanol: Differential effects on sympathetic activity in differing environmental setting, Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 180 no. 4093 (1973), pp. 1368-1369, ISSN 0036-8075
  325. Williams, RB; Ng, LK; Lamprecht, F; Roth, K; Kopin, IJ, 9 -Tetrahydrocannabinol: a hypotensive effect in rats., Psychopharmacologia, vol. 28 no. 3 (1973), pp. 269-274, ISSN 0033-3158
  326. Williams, RB; Eichelman, B; Ng, LK, Depletion of brain amines reverses blood pressure response to footshock in rat., Nature: New Biology, vol. 240 no. 104 (December, 1972), pp. 276-277
  327. Lamprecht, F; Eichelman, B; Thoa, NB; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ, Rat fighting behavior: serum dopamine- -hydroxylase and hypothalamic tyrosine hydroxylase., Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 177 no. 4055 (September, 1972), pp. 1214-1215, ISSN 0036-8075
  328. Williams, RB; Kimball, CP; Williard, HN, The influence of interpersonal interaction on diastolic blood pressure., Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 34 no. 3 (May, 1972), pp. 194-198
  329. Williams, RB; Eichelman, B, Social setting: influence on the physiological response to electric shock in the rat., Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 174 no. 4009 (November, 1971), pp. 613-614, ISSN 0036-8075
  330. McKegney, FP; Williams, RB, Psychological aspects of hypertension. II. The differential influence of interview variables on blood pressure., The American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 123 no. 12 (June, 1967), pp. 1539-1545
  331. Williams, RB; McKegney, FP, Psychological aspects of hypertension. I. The influence of experimental interview variables on blood pressure., The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, vol. 38 no. 3 (December, 1965), pp. 265-272

Papers Published

  1. Williams, R.B. & Williams, V.P. (submitted). Managing hostile thoughts, feelings, and actions: The Lifeskills approach. IN: Snyder, C.R. (Ed.), COPING AND COPERS: ADAPTIVE PROCESSES & PEOPLE. Oxford University Press.
  2. Williams, R.B. (in press). Social Ties and Health. THE HARVARD MENTAL HEALTH LETTER.
  3. Tanaka, Y., Williams, R.B., Kuhn, C.M., Surwit, R.S., Muranaka, M., & Tanaka, A. Central nervous system serotonin deficiency produces glucose intolerance in rats. NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACY (submitted).
  4. Williams, R.B., Marchuk, D.A., Gadde, K.M., Barefoot, J.C., Grichnik, K., Helms, M.J., Kuhn, C.M., Lewis, J.G., Schanberg, S.M., Stafford-Smith, M., Suarez, E.C., Clary, G.L., Svenson, I.K., & Siegler, I.C. Central nervous system serotonin function and cardiovascular responses to stress. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 63, 300-305, 2001.
  5. Barefoot, J.C., Gronbaek, M., Feaganes, J.R., McPherson, R.S., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C. (in press). Alcoholic beverage preference, diet, and health habits in the UNC Alumni Heart Study. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION.
  6. Williams, R.B. (in press). Hostility (and other psychosocial risk factors): Effects on health and the potential for successful behavioral approaches to prevention and treatment. IN: Baum, A., Revenson, T.R., Singer, J.E. (Eds.), HANDBOOK OF PSYCHOLOGY AND HEALTH. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
  7. Williams, R.B. (submitted). Hostility and heart disease. IN: Stansfeld, S. & Marmot, M. (Eds.), STRESS AND HEART DISEASE, London: BMJ Books.
  8. Bosworth, H.B., Siegler, I.C., Brummett, B., Barefoot, J.C., Williams, R.B., Vitaliano, P.P., Clapp-Channing, N., Lytle, B.L., & Mark D.B. (in press). The relationship between self-rated health and health status among coronary artery patients. JOURNAL OF AGING AND HEALTH.
  9. Bosworth, H.B., Siegler, I.C., Brummett, B.H., Barefoot, J.C., Haney, T.L., Williams, R.B., Clapp-Channing, N.E., & Mark, D.B. The association of age, gender, coronary artery disease treatment, and perceived social support with health-related quality of life in the Mediators of Social Support (MOSS) study. JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY: SOCIAL SCIENCES (under review).
  10. Williams, R.B. Socioeconomic inequalities, health, and disease: An integrative theoretical review of potential experimental neurobiological, psychosocial, biobehavioral, and cellular/molecular mediators. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY (revise and resubmit).
  11. 1. Williams, R.B. The role of psychosocial factors in human disease: Lessons from animal models. ACTA PHYSIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA., 161: 100-102, 1997.
  12. 6. Williams, R.B. The mind, the body, health, and disease. What do we know, what should we do? NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL JOURNAL, 59(3): 2-4, 1998
  13. 7. Williams, R.B. Lower socioeconomic status and increased mortality. Early childhood roots and the potential for successful interventions. JAMA, 279: 1745-1746, 1998.
  14. 10. Williams, R.B. (in press). Social Ties and Health. THE HARVARD MENTAL HEALTH LETTER.
  15. Chapters
  16. 1. Williams, V.P. & Williams, R.B. LIFESKILLS: 8 SIMPLE WAYS TO BUILD STRONGER RELATIONSHIPS, COMMUNICATE MORE CLEARLY, IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH, AND EVEN THE HEALTH OF THOSE AROUND YOU. New York: Times Books/Random House, Spring, 1998.
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  18. 2. Blumenthal, J.A., O'Connor, C., Hinderliter, A., Fath, K., Hegde, S.B., Miller, G., Puma, J., Sessions, W., Sheps, D., Zakhary, B., & Williams, R.B. Psychosocial factors and coronary disease. A National Multicenter Clinical Trial (ENRICHD) with a North Carolina focus. NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL JOURNAL, 58: 802-808, 1997.
  19. 3. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. Neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and emotional responses of hostile men: The role of interpersonal challenge. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 60: 78-88, 1998.
  20. 4. Suarez, E.C., Bartolome, J.V., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The influence of dietary cholesterol on beta-adrenergic receptors in Egyptian Sand Rats. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, 4(2): 179-188, 1998.
  21. 5. Williams, R.B., Sasaki, M., Lewis, J.G., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Suarez, E.C., Feaganes, J.R., & Adams, D.O. Differential responsivity of monocyte cytokine and adhesion proteins in high and low hostile human: A pilot study. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, 4(3): 264-272, 1998.
  22. 8. Barefoot, J.C., Heitmann, B.L., Helms, M.J., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C. Symptoms of depression and changes in body weight from adolescence to mid-life. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY, 22: 688-694, 1998.
  23. 9. Brummett, B.H., Babyak, M.A., Barefoot, J.C., Bosworth, H.B., Clapp-Channing, N.E., Siegler, I.C., Williams, Jr., R.B., & Mark, D.B. (in press). Social support, hostility and depressive symptoms in cardiac patients one month following hospitalization: A Prospective study. Psychosomatic Medicine.
  24. 11. Williams, R.B. Socioeconomic inequalities, health, and disease: An integrative theoretical review of potential experimental neurobiological, psychosocial, biobehavioral, and cellular/molecular mediators. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY (revise and resubmit).
  25. 12. Tanaka, Y., Williams, R.B., Kuhn, C.M., Surwit, R.S., Muranaka, M., & Tanaka, A. Central nervous system serotonin deficiency produces glucose intolerance in rats. NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACY (submitted).
  26. 1. Williams, R.B. & Williams, V.P. Lifeskills training to ameliorate the impact of psychosocial factors on the development and course of medical illness. IN Cummings, N.A., Cummings, J.L., & Johnson, J. (Eds.), BEHAVIORAL HEALTH IN PRIMARY CARE: A GUIDE FOR CLINICAL INTERGRATION. (Chapter 11), pp. 205-218. Madison, CT: Psychosocial Press, 1997.
  27. Von Dras, D.D., Siegler, I.C., Williams, Jr., R.B., Clapp-Channing, N., Haney, T., & Mark, D.B. Surrogate assessment of coronary artery disease patients' functional capacity. SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, 44(10): 1491-1502, 1997.
  28. Luecken, L.J., Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Siegler, I.C., & Williams, R.B. Stress and employed women. I. Impact of marital status and children at home on neurohormone output and home strain. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 59: 352-359, 1997.
  29. 4. Williams, R.B., Sasaki, M., Lewis, J.G., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Suarez, E.C., Feaganes, J.R., & Adams, D.O. Differential responsivity of monocyte cytokine and adhesion proteins in high and low hostile human: A pilot study. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE (in press).
  30. 7. Barefoot, J.C., Heitmann, B.L., Helms, M.J., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C. Symptoms of depression and changes in body weight from adolescence to mid-life. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY (submitted).
  31. Chapters
  32. Williams, V.P. & Williams, R.B. LIFESKILLS. Times Books/Random House, in press, Spring 1998.
  33. Siegler, I.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Barefoot, J.C., Saunders, W.B., Peterson, B.L., Dahlstrom, W.G., Costa Jr., P.T., Suarez, E.C., Helms, M.J., Maynard, K.E., & Williams, Redford B. Personality factors differentially predict exercise behavior in men and women. WOMEN'S HEALTH: RESEARCH ON GENDER, BEHAVIOR, AND POLICY, 3(1): 61-70, 1997.
  34. Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Helms, M.J., Luecken, L., Pieper, C.F., Sieler, I.C., & Suarez, E.C. Psychosocial correlates of job strain in a sample of working women. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, 54: 543-548. 1997.
  35. Szczepanski, R., Napolitano, M., Feaganes, J.R., Barefoot, J.C., Luecken, L., Swoap, R., Kuhn, C., Suarez, E., Siegler, I., Williams, R.B., Blumenthal, J.A. Relation of mood ratings and neurohormonal responses during daily life in employed women. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, 4: 1-16, 1997.
  36. Shiller, A.M., Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, Jr., R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The relationship between hostility and beta-adrenergic receptor physiology in healthy young males. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 59: 481-487, 1997.
  37. 1. Williams, R.B. The role of psychosocial factors in human disease: Lessons from animal models. ACTA PHYSIOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA Supplement (in press).
  38. 2. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. Neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and emotional responses of hostile men: The role of interpersonal challenge. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE (in press).
  39. 3. Suarez, E.C., Bartolome, J.V., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The effect of dietary cholesterol on beta adrenergic receptor functioning in cardiac and hepatic tissues. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE (in press).
  40. 5. Williams, R.B. Socioeconomic inequalities, health, and disease: An integrative theoretical review of potential experimental neurobiological, psychosocial, biobehavioral, and cellular/molecular mediators. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY (revise and resubmit).
  41. 6. Kussin, P.S., Brown, T.M., Oxley, S.L., & Williams, R. A prospective study of premorbid personality and mental status in critically ill patients. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (submitted).
  42. 8. Tanaka, Y., Williams, R.B., Kuhn, C.M., Surwit, R.S., Muranaka, M., & Tanaka, A. Central nervous system serotonin deficiency produces glucose intolerance in rats. NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACY (submitted).
  43. Williams, R.B. & Williams, V.P. Lifeskills training to ameliorate the impact of psychosocial factors on the development and course of medical illness. IN Cummings, N.A., Cummings, J.L., & Johnson, J. (Eds). BEHAVIORAL HEALTH IN PRIMARY CARE: A GUIDE FOR CLINICAL INTERGRATION. (Chapter 13). Madison, CT: Psychosocial Press, in press, 1997.
  44. Mark, D.B., Clapp-Channing, N., Lam, L.C., Barefoot, J.C., Siegler, I.C., & Williams, R.B. (1995). Medical Care: Access, Utilization and Cost (pp. 133-144). In Report of the Conference on Socio-economic Status and Cardiovascular Health and Disease. Bethesda, MD. November 5-6.
  45. Chapters:
  46. Williams, R.B., & Littman, A.B. Psychosocial factors: Role in cardiac risk and treatment strategies. IN Abrams, J., Pasternak, R.C. (Eds). CARDIOLOGY CLINICS. (pp. 97-104). Philadepha: W.B. Saunders Company, 1996.
  47. In press
  48. Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Helms, M.J., Luecken, L., Pieper, C.F., Sieler, I.C., & Suarez, E.C. Psychosocial correlates of job strain in a sample of working women. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, in press.
  49. Submitted
  50. Kussin, P.S., Brown, T.M., Oxley, S.L., & Williams, R. A prospective study of premorbid personality and mental status in critically ill patients. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (submitted).
  51. Shiller, A.M., Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, Jr., R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The relationship between hostility and beta-adrenergic receptor physiology in healthy young males. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE (submitted).
  52. Von Dras DD, Williams RB, Kaplan BH, Siegler IC: Correlates of perceived social support and equality of interpersonal relationships at midlife. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AGING AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 43 (3): 199-127, 1996.
  53. Barefoot, J.C., Helms, M.J., Mark, D.M., Blumenthal, J.A., Califf, R.M., Haney, T.L., O'Connor, C.M., Siegler, I.C., Williams, R.B. Depression and long term mortality risk in patients with coronary artery disease. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 78, 613-617, 1996.
  54. Haney, T.L., Maynard, K.E., Houseworth, S.J., Scherwitz, L.W., Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C. The Interpersonal Hostility Assessment Technique: Description and validation against the criterion of coronary artery disease. JOURNAL OF PERSONALITY ASSESSMENT, 66(2): 386-401, 1996.
  55. Tabrizi, K., Littman, A., & Williams, R.B. Psycopharmacology and cardiac disease. IN Allen, R., Scheidt, S. HEART & MIND. THE PRACTICE OF CARDIAC PSYCHOLOGY. (pp. 397-419). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
  56. Von Dras, D.D., Williams, R.B., Kaplan, B.H., & Siegler, I.C. Correlates of perceived social support and equality of interpersonal relationships at midlife. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AGING AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, 43(3), in press.
  57. Szczepanski, R., Napolitano, M., Feaganes, J.R., Kuhn, C., Swoap, R., Suarez, E.C., Barefoot, J.C., Siegler, I.C., Williams, R.B., & Blumenthal, J.A. Relationship of mood ratings and neurohormonal responses during daily life in employed females, in press.
  58. Von Dras, D.D., Siegler, I.C., Williams, Jr., R.B., Clapp-Channing, N., Haney, T., & Mark, D.B. Surrogate assessment of coronary artery disease patients' functional capacity. SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE, in press.
  59. Luecken, L.J., Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Siegler, I.C., & Williams, R.B. Stress and employed women. I. Impact of marriage and children on perceived stress and neuroendocrine output. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, in press.
  60. Siegler, I.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Barefoot, J.C., Saunders, W.B., Peterson, B.L., Dahlstrom, W.G., Costa Jr., P.T., Suarez, E.C., Helms, M.J., Maynard, K.E., & Williams, Redford B. Personality factors differentially predict exercise behavior in men and women. WOMEN'S HEALTH: RESEARCH ON GENDER, BEHAVIOR, AND POLICY, in press.
  61. Williams, R.B., Williams, V.P., Suarez, E.C., & Lincoln, J.E. Personality and public opinion: Hostility-scores and the choice of military active vs. Economic sanction against Iraq prior to the Gulf War in January, 1991. JASP (submitted).
  62. Williams, R.B. Socioeconomic inequalities, health, and disease: An integrative theoretical review of potential experimental neurobiological, psychosocial, biobehavioral, and cellular/molecular mediators. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY (submitted).
  63. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. Neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and emotional responses of hostile men: The role of interpersonal challenge. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE (submitted).
  64. Suarez, E.C., Bartolome, J.V., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The effect of dietary cholesterol on beta adrenergic receptor functioning in cardiac and hepatic tissues. (To be submitted).
  65. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, Jr., R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. Neuroendocrine, cardiovasuclar, and emotional responses of hostile men: The role of interpersonal challenge. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, submitted.
  66. Barefoot, J.C., Heitmann, B.L., Helms, M.J., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C. Symptoms of depression and changes in body weight from adolescence to mid-life. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY, submitted.
  67. Williams, R. B. A commentary on Pincus and Callahan (1995). ADVANCES.
  68. Submitted
  69. Williams, R.B., Williams, V.P., Suarez, E.C., & Lincoln, J.E. Personality and Public Opinion: Hostility scores and the choice of military active vs. economic sanctions against Iraq prior to the Gulf War in January, 1991. JASP (submitted).
  70. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. Neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, and emotional responses of hostile men: The role of interpersonal challenge. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE. (Submitted).
  71. Suarez, E.C., Bartholome, J.A., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The effect of dietary cholesterol on beta adrenergic receptor functiong in cardiac and hepatic tissue. (To be submitted).
  72. Thai, S.F., Lewis, J.G., Williams, R.B., Johnson, S.P., & Adams, D.O. Effects of oxidized LDL on mononuclear phagocytes: inhibition of induction of four inflammatory cytokine gene RNAs, release of NO, and cytolysis of tumor cells. JOURNAL OF LEUKOCYTE BIOLOGY, 57, 427-433, 1995.
  73. Hlatky, M.A., Lam L.C., Lee K.L., Clapp-Channing, N.E., Williams, R.B., Pryor, D.B., Califf, R.M., & Mark, D.B. Job strain and the prevalence and outcome of coronary artery disease. CIRCULATION, 92: 327-333, 1995.
  74. Williams, R.B. Somatic Consequences of Stress. NEUROBIOLOGICAL AND CLINICAL CONSEQUENCES OF STRESS: FROM NORMAL ADAPTATION TO PTSD. Friedman, M.J., Charney, D.S., Deutch, A., (eds.). New York: Raven Press, 1995.
  75. Williams, R.B. Coronary-Prone Behaviors, Hostility, and Cardiovascular Health: Implications for Behavioral and Pharmacological Interventions. BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE APPROACHES TO CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE PREVENTION. Schneiderman, N., Orth-Gomer, K. (eds). Chapter 11. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 1995.
  76. Kussin, P.S., Brown, T.M., Oxley, S.L., & Williams, R. A Prospective study of premorbid personality and mental status in critically ill patients. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, (submitted).
  77. Williams, R.B. Socioeconomic inequalities, health, and disease: An integrative theoretical review of potential neurobiological, psychosocial, biobehavioral, and cellular/molecular mediators. ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRIARY, submitted.
  78. Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Helms, M.J., Luecken, L., Pieper, C.F., Siegler, I.C., & Suarez, E.C. Psychosocial correlates of job strain in a sample of working women. ARCHIVES GENERAL PSYCHIATRY. Submitted.
  79. Schiller, A.M., Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Schanberg, S.M., Williams, J. R.B., & Zimmermann, E.A. The relationship between hostility and beta-adrenergic receptor physiology in healthy young males. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE. (Submitted).
  80. Luecken, L.J. Suarez, E.C., Kuhn, C.M., Barefoot, J.C., Blumenthal, J.A., Siegler, I.C., & Williams, R.B. Stress and employed women. I. Impact of marriage and children on perceived stress and neuroendocrine output. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE. (Submitted).
  81. Von Dras, D.D., Williams, R.B., Kaplan, B.H., & Siegler, I.C. (in press). Correlates of perceived social support and equality of interpersonal relationships at midlife. International Journal of Aging and Human Development.
  82. Suarez, E.C., Sasaki, M., Williams, R.B., & Adams, D.O. (1995). Stress- induced increase in interleukin-lb expression on monocytes is associated with depression in women. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Heart Association, San Diego, CA.
  83. Williams, R.B. Neurobiology, cellular and molecular biology, and psychosomatic medicine. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 56: 308-315, 1994.
  84. Lipkus, I.M., Barefoot, J.C., Feaganes, J., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C. A short MMPI scale to identify people likely to begin smoking. JOURNAL OF PERSONALITY ASSESSMENT, 62(2): 213-222, 1994.
  85. Williams, R.B. Neurobiology, cellular and molecular biology, and psychosomatic medicine. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 56: 308-315, 1994.
  86. Williams, R.B. Psychosocial Factors in Health and Disease: What do we know, what can we do? Proceedings of the Danish National Symposium on Social Networks and Health. Copenhagen, November 24-25, 1994.
  87. Williams, R.B., Chesney, M., Cohen, S., Frasure-Smith, N., Kaplan, G., Krantz, D., Manuck, S., Muller, J., Powell, L., Schnall, P., & Wortman, C. Behavior change and compliance: Keys to improving cardiovascular health: Workshop VI: Stress. CIRCULATION, 90: 1406-1407, 1994.
  88. Lane, J.D., Pieper, C.F., Barefoot, J.C., Williams, Jr., R.B., & Siegler, I.C. Caffeine and cholesterol: Interactions with hostility. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 56, 260-266, 1994.
  89. Lipkus, I.M., Barefoot, J.C., Williams, R.B., & Siegler, I.C.: Personality measures as predictors of smoking initiation and cessation in the UNC Alumni Heart Study. HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY, 13(2): 149-155, 1994.
  90. Mark D.B., Lam, L.C., Lee, K.L., Jones, R.H., Pryor D.B., Stack, R.S., Williams, R.B., Clapp-Channing, N.E., Califf, R.M., & Hlatky, M.A. Effects of coronary angioplasty, coronary bypass surgery, and medical therapy on employment in patients with coronary artery disease: A prospective comparison study. ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 120: 111-117, 1994.
  91. Barefoot, J.C., Patterson, J.C., Haney, T.L., Cayton, T.G., Hickman, Jr., J. R., & Williams, R.B. Hostility in asymptomatic men with angiographically confirmed coronary artery disease. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 74: 439-442, 1994.
  92. Beckham, J.C., Barefoot, J.C., Haney, T.L., Williams, R.B., & Mark, D.B.: Pain coping strategies in patients referred for evaluation of angina pectoris. JOURNAL OF CARDIOPULMONARY REHABILITATION, 14: 1-8, 1994.
  93. Williams, R.B., Jr. Basic biological mechanisms. ANGER, HOSTILITY, AND THE HEART. Siegman, L., & Smith, T (eds). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1994.
  94. Williams, R.B., & William, V.P. ANGER KILLS: SEVENTEEN STRATEGIES FOR CONTROLLING THE HOSTILITY THAT CAN HARM YOUR HEALTH. Trade paperback edition published by Harper-Perennial, Spring, 1994.
  95. Williams, R.B., & William, V.P. ANGER KILLS: SEVENTEEN STRATEGIES FOR CONTROLLING THE HOSTILITY THAT CAN HARM YOUR HEALTH. Paperback edition published by Harper-Perennial, Spring, 1994.
  96. Zonderman, A., Siegler, I.C., Barefoot, J.C., Williams, R.B., & Costa, P.T.: Age and gender differences in MMPI content scales. EXPERIMENTAL AGING RESEARCH, 19: 241-257, 1993.
  97. Williams, R.B., & William, V.p. ANGER KILLS: SEVENTEEN STRATEGIES FOR CONTROLLING THE HOSTILITY THAT CAN HARM YOUR HEALTH. New York: Times Books, 1993.
  98. Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C., Califf, R.M., Haney, T.L., Saunders, W.B., Pryor, D.B., Hlatky, M.A., Siegler, I.C., & Mark, D.B. Importancia pronostica de los recursos economicos y sociales entre los pacientes con enfermedad coronaria documentada angiograficamente tratadoes medicamente. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (ED. ESP., 1: 103-110, 1993.
  99. Williams, R.B & Chesney, M.A. Psychosocial factors and prognosis in established coronary artery disease. The need for research on interventions. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 270: 1860-1861, (Editorial) 1993.
  100. Suarez, E.C., Harlan, E.S., Peoples, M.C., & Williams, R.B. Cardiovascular and Emotional Responses in Women: The Role of Hostility and Harassment. HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY, 12: 459-468, 1993.
  101. Suarez, E.C., & Williams, R.B. Interactive models of reactivity: The relationship between hostility and potentially pathogenic physiological responses to social stressors. In N. Schneiderman, P. McCabe, & A. Baum (Eds.). STRESS AND DISEASE PROCESSES: PERSPECTIVE IN BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE, Hillsdale, NJ: Larence Erlbaum Associates, 1993.
  102. Williams, R.B., Barefoot, J.C., Califf, R.M., Haney, T.L., Saunders, W.B., Pryor, D.B., Hlatky, M.A., Siegler, I.C., & Mark, D.B. Prognostic importance of social and economic resources among medically treated patients with angiographically documented coronary artery disease. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, 267: 520-524, 1992.
  103. Williams, R.B. Psychological factors in coronary artery disease: Epidemiologic evidence. CIRCULATION, 76: 117-123, 1987.
  104. Williams, R.B., Lane, J.D., Kuhn, C.M., Melosh, W., White, A.D. & Schanberg, S.M. Type A behavior and elevated physiological and neuroendocrine responses to cognitive tasks. SCIENCE, 218: 483-485, 1982.
  105. Williams, R.B., Haney, T.L., Blumenthal, J.A., & Kong, Y. Type A behavior, hostility, and coronary atherosclerosis. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 42(6): 539-549, 1980.

Chapters in Books

  1. Williams, RB, Gene by environment interactions: Impact on women’s health, in Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Concepts, Findings, Future Perspectives (January, 2015), pp. 151-160, Springer International Publishing, ISBN 9783319092409
  2. Williams, RB, Hostility, Neuroendocrine Changes, and Health Outcomes, in The Link Between Religion and Health: Psychoneuroimmunology and the Faith Factor (April, 2010), pp. 160-173, Oxford University Press, ISBN 9780195143607

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