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Journal Articles

  1. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Haberstick, BC; Smolen, A; Siegler, IC; Harris, KM; Williams, RB (2017). Gender Differences in Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) Val66Met Variants and Stressful Life Events on Psychological and Metabolic Phenotypes. Genetic Epidemiology, 41(7), 665-665.
  2. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Singh, A; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2017). 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, 41(7), 665-666.
  3. 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 (2017). A 2-Year Holistic Health and Stress Intervention: Results of an RCT in Clergy.. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 53(3), 290-299. [doi]  [abs]
  4. 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 (2017). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor rs6265 (Val66Met) polymorphism is associated with disease severity and incidence of cardiovascular events in a patient cohort.. American Heart Journal, 190, 40-45. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Kuhn, CM; Williams, RB (2017). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met polymorphism interacts with gender to influence cortisol responses to mental stress.. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 79, 13-19. [doi]  [abs]
  6. 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 (2017). Mental stress-induced left ventricular dysfunction and adverse outcome in ischemic heart disease patients.. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 24(6), 591-599. [doi]  [abs]
  7. 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 (2017). Population differences in associations of serotonin transporter promoter polymorphism (5HTTLPR) di- and triallelic genotypes with blood pressure and hypertension prevalence.. American Heart Journal, 185, 110-122. [doi]  [abs]
  8. 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 (2017). Associations between positive emotional well-being and stress-induced myocardial ischemia: Well-being scores predict exercise-induced ischemia.. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 93, 14-18. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Williams, RB (2016). Loneliness and social isolation and increased risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: clinical implications.. Heart, 102(24), 2016. [doi]
  10. Jiang, R; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Singh, A; Siegler, IC; Shah, SH; Haynes, C; Chryst-Ladd, M; Williams, RB (2016). Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Val66Met Variants (RS6265) are Associated with Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Outcomes in a Patient Sample. Genetic Epidemiology, 40(7), 643-643.
  11. Singh, A; Hauser, ER; Johnson, JL; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Slentz, CA; Huffman, KM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Kraus, WE (2016). Follow-up of GxE Interactions: EBF1 GxE Association, Synthetic Chronic Psychosocial Stress, and Dropout from a Structured Exercise Program. Genetic Epidemiology, 40(7), 662-663.
  12. 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 (2016). 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, 11(3), e0148373. [doi]  [abs]
  13. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Watkins, LL; Barefoot, JC; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Siegler, IC; Hauser, ER; Williams, RB (2015). 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, 39(6), 489-497. [doi]  [abs]
  14. Boyle, SH; Matson, WR; Velazquez, EJ; Samad, Z; Williams, RB; Sharma, S; Thomas, B; Wilson, JL; O'Connor, C; Jiang, W (2015). Metabolomics analysis reveals insights into biochemical mechanisms of mental stress-induced left ventricular dysfunction.. Metabolomics, 11(3), 571-582. [doi]  [abs]
  15. 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 (2015). Population frequencies of the Triallelic 5HTTLPR in six Ethnicially diverse samples from North America, Southeast Asia, and Africa.. Behavior Genetics, 45(2), 255-261. [doi]  [abs]
  16. 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 (2015). Associations between central nervous system serotonin, fasting glucose, and hostility in African American females.. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49(1), 49-57. [doi]  [abs]
  17. Jiang, W; Boyle, SH; Ortel, TL; Samad, Z; Velazquez, EJ; Harrison, RW; Wilson, J; Kuhn, C; Williams, RB; O'Connor, CM; Becker, RC (2015). Platelet aggregation and mental stress induced myocardial ischemia: Results from the Responses of Myocardial Ischemia to Escitalopram Treatment (REMIT) study. American Heart Journal, 169(4), 496-507.e1. [doi]  [abs]
  18. Singh, A; Babyak, MA; Nolan, DK; Brummett, BH; Jiang, R; Siegler, IC; Kraus, WE; Shah, SH; Williams, RB; Hauser, ER (2015). Gene by stress genome-wide interaction analysis and path analysis identify EBF1 as a cardiovascular and metabolic risk gene. European Journal of Human Genetics, 23(6), 854-862. [doi]  [abs]
  19. 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 (2015). Population Frequencies of the Triallelic 5HTTLPR in Six Ethnicially Diverse Samples from North America, Southeast Asia, and Africa. Calcified Tissue International, 96(3), 255-261. [doi]  [abs]
  20. Williams, RB (2015). Anger and mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: mechanisms and clinical implications.. American Heart Journal, 169(1), 4-5. [doi]
  21. 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 (2015). Associations between Central Nervous System Serotonin, Fasting Glucose, and Hostility in African American Females. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49(1), 49-57. [doi]  [abs]
  22. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2014). A functional polymorphism in the HTR2C gene associated with stress responses: a validation study.. Biological Psychology, 103, 317-321. [doi]  [abs]
  23. 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, (2014). 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.. JACC - Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 64(16), 1669-1678. [doi]  [abs]
  24. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Jiang, R; Kraus, WE; Singh, A; Costa, PT; Georgiades, A; Siegler, IC (2014). A putatively functional polymorphism in the HTR2C gene is associated with depressive symptoms in white females reporting significant life stress.. PloS one, 9(12), e114451. [doi]  [abs]
  25. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, XF; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams, RB; Toole, D (2014). 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, 37(1), 165. [doi]
  26. 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 (2014). MAOA genotype, childhood maltreatment, and their interaction in the etiology of adult antisocial behaviors. Biological Psychiatry, 75(1), 25-30. [doi]  [abs]
  27. 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 (2014). MAOA genotype, childhood maltreatment, and their interaction in the etiology of adult antisocial behaviors.. Biological Psychiatry, 75(1), 25-30. [23726513], [doi]  [abs]
  28. 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 (2013). A Functional Polymorphism in the 5HTR2C Gene Associated with Stress Responses Also Predicts Incident Cardiovascular Events. PloS one, 8(12), e82781-e82781. [repository], [doi]
  29. Samad, Z; Boyle, S; Vora, AN; Becker, RC; Ortel, TL; Kuhn, C; Williams, RB; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, C; Velazquez, EJ; Jiang, W (2013). 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, 128(22). [Gateway.cgi]
  30. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Singh, A; Jiang, R; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Siegler, IC (2013). Socioeconomic indices as independent correlates of C-reactive protein in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(9), 882-893. [24163384], [doi]  [abs]
  31. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, X-F; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams, RB; Toole, D (2013). Use of a randomized multiple baseline design: rationale and design of the spirited life holistic health intervention study.. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 35(2), 138-152. [23685205], [doi]  [abs]
  32. Jiang, W; Velazquez, EJ; Kuchibhatla, M; Samad, Z; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, C; Becker, RC; Ortel, TL; Williams, RB; Rogers, JG; O'Connor, C (2013). Effect of escitalopram on mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia: results of the REMIT trial.. JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association, 309(20), 2139-2149. [23695483], [doi]  [abs]
  33. Jiang, R; Brummett, BH; Hauser, ER; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Singh, A; Astrup, A; Pedersen, O; Hansen, T; Holst, C; Sørensen, TIA; Williams, RB (2013). Chronic family stress moderates the association between a TOMM40 variant and triglyceride levels in two independent Caucasian samples.. Biological Psychology, 93(1), 184-189. [23435269], [doi]  [abs]
  34. Georgiades, A; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Surwit, RS; Kuhn, C; Grichnik, K; Stafford-Smith, M; Williams, RB (2013). EFFECT OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM SEROTONIN FUNCTION ON INFLAMMATION, ADIPOSITY AND INSULIN SENSITIVITY. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(3), A69-A69. [Gateway.cgi]
  35. Babyak, MA; Becker, RC; Helms, MJ; Jiang, R; Singh, A; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Ashley-Koch, A; Ortel, T; Williams, RB (2013). ADRENERGIC GENE VARIANTS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH PLATELET AGGREGATION TO EPINEPHRINE. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(3), A87-A87. [Gateway.cgi]
  36. Lane, JD; Kuhn, CM; Surwit, RS; Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB (2013). BLOOD PRESSURE 'NON-DIPPING' STATUS IS ASSOCIATED WITH GREATER OVERNIGHT EPINEPHRINE EXCRETION. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(3), A31-A31. [Gateway.cgi]
  37. 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 (2013). POPULATION DIFFERENCES IN ASSOCIATIONS OF SEROTONIN TRANSPORTER PROMOTER POLYMORPHISM (5HTTLPR) DI- AND TRIALLELIC GENOTYPES WITH BLOOD PRESSURE AND HYPERTENSION PREVALENCE. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(3), A64-A64. [Gateway.cgi]
  38. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Jiang, R; Singh, A; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Siegler, IC (2013). BIOBEHAVIORAL MEDIATORS OF SES EFFECTS ON CRP IN A NATIONALLY REPRESENTATIVE US SAMPLE. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(3), A70-A71. [Gateway.cgi]
  39. Jiang, W; Samad, Z; Boyle, S; Becker, RC; Williams, R; Kuhn, C; Ortel, TL; Rogers, J; Kuchibhatla, M; O'Connor, C; Velazquez, EJ (2013). Prevalence and clinical characteristics of mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease.. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 61(7), 714-722. [23410543], [doi]  [abs]
  40. Jiang, R; Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2013). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met and adulthood chronic stress interact to affect depressive symptoms.. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 47(2), 233-239. [23140671], [doi]  [abs]
  41. 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 (2013). Depressive symptoms and mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary heart disease. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(9), 822-831. [doi]  [abs]
  42. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Singh, A; Jiang, R; Williams, RB; Harris, KM; Siegler, IC (2013). Socioeconomic indices as independent correlates of C-reactive protein in the national longitudinal study of adolescent health. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75(9), 882-893. [doi]  [abs]
  43. Berger, JS; Becker, RC; Kuhn, C; Helms, MJ; Ortel, TL; Williams, R (2013). Hyperreactive platelet phenotypes: relationship to altered serotonin transporter number, transport kinetics and intrinsic response to adrenergic co-stimulation., 109(1), 85-92. [23223800], [doi]  [abs]
  44. Brummett, BH; Austin, SB; Welsh-Bohmer, KA; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC (2013). 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, 2(1), 23-28. [doi]  [abs]
  45. 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 (2013). Social, behavioral, and genetic linkages from adolescence into adulthood. American journal of public health, 103(SUPPL.1), S25-S32. [doi]  [abs]
  46. Proeschold-Bell, RJ; Swift, R; Moore, HE; Bennett, G; Li, X-F; Blouin, R; Williams, VP; Williams Jr, RB; Toole, D (2013). 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.
  47. Jonassaint, CR; Ashley-Koch, A; Whitfield, KE; Hoyle, RH; Richman, LS; Siegler, IC; Royal, CD; Williams, R (2012). The serotonin transporter gene polymorphism (5HTTLPR) moderates the effect of adolescent environmental conditions on self-esteem in young adulthood: a structural equation modeling approach.. Biological Psychology, 91(1), 111-119. [22659377], [doi]  [abs]
  48. Fuemmeler, BF; Yang, C; Costanzo, P; Hoyle, RH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Ostbye, T (2012). Parenting styles and body mass index trajectories from adolescence to adulthood.. Health Psychology, 31(4), 441-449. [22545979], [doi]  [abs]
  49. Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Dilworth-Anderson, P (2012). Associations of Social Support and 8-Year Follow-Up Depressive Symptoms: Differences in African American and White Caregivers.. Clinical Gerontologist, 35(4), 289-302. [23144529], [doi]  [abs]
  50. Babyak, MA; Schwartz, S; Jiang, R; Brummett, B; Kauwe, JS; Corcoran, C; Munger, R; Welsh-Bohmer, K; Williams, RB; Norton, M (2012). PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESS IN MIDLIFE MAY MODERATE EFFECTS OF APOE-TOMM40 RS157580 ON METABOLIC TRAITS IN LATE LIFE. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43, S180-S180. [Gateway.cgi]
  51. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Boyle, SH; Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Kuhn, CM; Gerogiades, A (2012). EPINEPHRINE, TRUNK FAT AND FASTING GLUCOSE. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43, S155-S155. [Gateway.cgi]
  52. Brummett, BH; Helms, M; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2012). ASSOCIATIONS OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS WITH A FUNCTIONAL POLYMORPHISM IN THE 5HTR2C GENE. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43, S227-S227. [Gateway.cgi]
  53. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MB; Siegler, IC; Surwit, R; Georgiades, A; Boyle, SH; Williams, RB (2012). Systolic blood pressure and adiposity: examination by race and gender in a nationally representative sample of young adults.. American Journal of Hypertension, 25(2), 140-144. [21976277], [doi]  [abs]
  54. Bidwell, LC; Garrett, ME; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, AE; Kollins, SH (2012). A preliminary analysis of interactions between genotype, retrospective ADHD symptoms, and initial reactions to smoking in a sample of young adults.. Nicotine and Tobacco Research (OUP), 14(2), 229-233. [21778150], [doi]  [abs]
  55. 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 (2012). 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, 163(1), 20-26. [22172432], [doi]  [abs]
  56. Brummett, BH; Kuhn, CM; Boyle, SH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2012). Cortisol responses to emotional stress in men: association with a functional polymorphism in the 5HTR2C gene.. Biological Psychology, 89(1), 94-98. [21967853], [doi]  [abs]
  57. Barnes, VA; Johnson, MH; Williams, RB; Williams, VP (2012). Impact of Williams LifeSkills® training on anger, anxiety, and ambulatory blood pressure in adolescents. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 2(4), 401-410. [doi]  [abs]
  58. Bidwell, LC; Garrett, ME; McClernon, FJ; Fuemmeler, BF; Williams, RB; Ashley-Koch, AE; Kollins, SH (2011). Genotype and ADHD symptoms interact to predict adolescents' early smoking experiences in an epidemiological sample. Behavior Genetics, 41(6), 893-893. [Gateway.cgi]
  59. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Georgiades, A (2011). Adrenal Medullary Function, Adiposity and Fasting Glucose. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 19, S92-S92.
  60. Brummett, BH; Babyak, MA; Siegler, IC; Shanahan, M; Harris, KM; Elder, GH; Williams, RB (2011). Systolic blood pressure, socioeconomic status, and biobehavioral risk factors in a nationally representative US young adult sample.. Hypertension, 58(2), 161-166. [21730296], [doi]  [abs]
  61. Williams, RB (2011). Cardiology Patient Page. Depression after heart attack: why should I be concerned about depression after a heart attack?. Circulation, 123(25), e639-e640. [21709066], [doi]
  62. Barefoot, JC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC; Helms, MJ; Boyle, SH; Clapp-Channing, NE; Mark, DB (2011). Recovery expectations and long-term prognosis of patients with coronary heart disease.. Archives of internal medicine, 171(10), 929-935. [21357800], [doi]  [abs]
  63. Brummett, BH; Siegler, IC; Ashley-Koch, A; Williams, RB (2011). Effects of 5HTTLPR on cardiovascular response to an emotional stressor.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73(4), 318-322. [21364197], [doi]  [abs]
  64. Jonassaint, CR; Siegler, IC; Barefoot, JC; Edwards, CL; Williams, RB (2011). Low life course socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with negative NEO PI-R personality patterns.. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 18(1), 13-21. [20012811], [doi]  [abs]
  65. Iqbal Kring, SI; Barefoot, J; Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Toubro, S; Hansen, T; Astrup, A; Pedersen, O; Williams, RB; Sørensen, TIA (2011). Associations between APOE variants and metabolic traits and the impact of psychological stress.. PloS one, 6(1), e15745. [21283811], [doi]  [abs]
  66. Williams, RB; Williams, VP (2011). Adaptation and implementation of an evidence-based behavioral medicine program in diverse global settings: The Williams LifeSkills experience. Translational Behavioral Medicine, 1(2), 303-312. [doi]  [abs]
  67. Williams, VP; Bishop-Fitzpatrick, L; Lane, JD; Gwyther, LP; Ballard, EL; Vendittelli, AP; Hutchins, TC; Williams, RB (2010). Video-based coping skills to reduce health risk and improve psychological and physical well-being in Alzheimer's disease family caregivers.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72(9), 897-904. [20978227], [doi]  [abs]
  68. Stanton, MV; Jonassaint, CR; Bartholomew, FB; Edwards, C; Richman, L; DeCastro, L; Williams, R (2010). The association of optimism and perceived discrimination with health care utilization in adults with sickle cell disease.. Journal of the National Medical Association, 102(11), 1056-1063. [21141295]  [abs]
  69. Surwit, RS; Williams, RB; Lane, JD; Feinglos, MN; Kuhn, CM; Georgiades, A (2010). Plasma epinephrine predicts fasting glucose in centrally obese African-American women.. Obesity, 18(9), 1683-1687. [20300086], [doi]  [abs]
  70. Siegler, IC; Brummett, BH; Williams, RB; Haney, TL; Dilworth-Anderson, P (2010). Caregiving, residence, race, and depressive symptoms.. Aging & Mental Health, 14(7), 771-778. [20635234], [doi]  [abs]
  71. 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; Kuhn, CM (2010). Central nervous system serotonin and clustering of hostility, psychosocial, metabolic, and cardiovascular endophenotypes in men.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72(7), 601-607. [20595415], [doi]  [abs]
  72. Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Rimer, BK; Rubin, DC; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Costa, PT (2010). WHEN I'M 64: FINDINGS FROM THE UNC ALUMNI HEART STUDY. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 17, 9-10. [Gateway.cgi]
  73. Kring, SII; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, J; Garrett, ME; Ashley-Koch, AE; Boyle, SH; Siegler, IC; Sørensen, TIA; Williams, RB (2010). Impact of psychological stress on the associations between apolipoprotein E variants and metabolic traits: findings in an American sample of caregivers and controls.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72(5), 427-433. [20467002], [doi]  [abs]
  74. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Ortel, TL; Becker, RC; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2010). Associations of depressive symptoms, trait hostility, and gender with C-reactive protein and interleukin-6 response after emotion recall.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72(4), 333-339. [20190126], [doi]  [abs]
  75. Brummett, BH; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Williams, RB (2010). Socioeconomic status moderates associations between CNS serotonin and expression of beta2-integrins CD11b and CD11c.. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 44(6), 373-377. [19800635], [doi]  [abs]
  76. Stanton, MV; Jonassaint, CR; Williams, RB; James, SA (2010). Socioeconomic status moderates the association between John Henryism and NEO PI-R personality domains.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72(2), 141-147. [20100884], [doi]  [abs]
  77. Stauder, A; Thege, BK; Kovács, ME; Balog, P; Williams, VP; Williams, RB (2010). Worldwide stress: Different problems, similar solutions? Cultural adaptation and evaluation of a standardized stress management program in Hungary. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 17(1), 25-32. [doi]  [abs]
  78. Williams, RB (2010). How does lower education get inside the body to raise blood pressure?: What can we do to prevent this?. Hypertension, 55(3), 617-618. [doi]
  79. Williams, RB (2010). Myocardial infarction and risk of suicide: Another reason to develop and test ways to reduce distress in postmyocardial-infarction patients?. Circulation, 122(23), 2356-2358. [doi]
  80. Jonassaint, CR; Boyle, SH; Kuhn, CM; Siegler, IC; Copeland, WE; Williams, R (2010). Personality and inflammation: the protective effect of openness to experience.. Ethnicity & disease, 20(1), 11-14. [20178176]  [abs]
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  133. Roy, A; Bissette, G; Williams, R; Berman, J; Gonzalez, B (2003). CSF CRH in abstinent cocaine-dependent patients. Psychiatry Research, 117(3), 277-280. [doi]  [abs]
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  135. Barefoot, JC; Grønbaek, M; Feaganes, JR; McPherson, RS; Williams, RB; Siegler, IC (2002). Alcoholic beverage preference, diet, and health habits in the UNC Alumni Heart Study.. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 76(2), 466-472. [12145024], [doi]  [abs]
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  143. Stiles, PG; Poythress, NG; Hall, A; Falkenbach, D; Williams, R (2001). Improving understanding of research consent disclosures among persons with mental illness. Psychiatric Services, 52(6), 780-785. [doi]  [abs]
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  151. McNeilly, M; Musick, M; Efland, JR; Baughman, JT; Toth, PS; Saulter, TD; Sumner, L; Sherwood, A; Weitzman, PF; Levkoff, SE; Jr, WRB; Anderson, NB (2000). Minority populations and psychophysiologic research: Challenges in trust building and recruitment. Journal of Mental Health and Aging, 6(1), 91-102.  [abs]
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  154. Bosworth, HB; Siegler, IC; Olsen, MK; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Williams, RB; Clapp-Channing, NE; Mark, DB (2000). Social support and quality of life in patients with coronary artery disease.. Quality of Life Research, 9(7), 829-839. [11297025]  [abs]
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  164. Bubb, MR; Kent, RS; Williams, R (1998). Zyban: Two products, two uses-Too confusing? [5] (multiple letters). JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association, 279(21), 1701-1702. [doi]
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  279. Blumenthal, JA; Williams, RB; Kong, Y; Schanberg, SM; Thompson, LW (1978). Type A behavior pattern and coronary atherosclerosis.. Circulation, 58(4), 634-639. [688573]  [abs]
  280. Frederiksen, DW; Hoffnung, JM; Frederiksen, RT; Williams, RB (1978). The structural proteins of normal and diseased human myocardium. Circulation Research, 42(4), 459-466.  [abs]
  281. Surwit, RBRSWJ (1978). Behavior modification in the treatment of hypertension. Practical Cardiology, 4(8), 119-124.  [abs]
  282. Hawkins, D; Wyrick, L; Mohl, P; Williams, R (1978). Brief psychotherapy with medical students. Journal of Psychiatric Education, 2(1), 62-67.  [abs]
  283. Jr, RBW; Richardson, JS; Eichelman, BS (1978). Location of CNS neurons mediating the blood pressure fall after shock-induced fighting in the rat. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 1(2), 177-185.  [abs]
  284. Lamprecht, F; Richardson, JS; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1977). The contribution of central noradrenenergic neurons in the development of DOCA salt hypertension in rats. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology, 297(Sup. 2), No.-201.
  285. Jr, RBW; Poon, LW; Burdette, LJ (1977). Locus of control and vasomotor response to sensory processing. Psychosomatic Medicine, 39(2), 127-133.  [abs]
  286. Lamprecht, F; Richardson, JS; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1977). 6-Hydroxydopamine destruction of central adrenergic neurones prevents or reverses developing DOCA-salt hypertension in rats. Journal of Neural Transmission, 40(2), 149-158. [doi]  [abs]
  287. Bittker, TE; Buchsbaum, MS; Jr, RBW; Wynne, LC (1975). Cardiovascular and nuerophysiologic correlates of sensory intake and rejection. II. Interview behavior. Psychophysiology, 12(4), 434-438.  [abs]
  288. Hine, FR; Williams, RB (1975). Dimensional diagnosis and the medical student's grasp of psychiatry. Archives of General Psychiatry, 32(4), 525-528.  [abs]
  289. Jr, RBW; Bittker, TE; Wynne, MSLCBA (1975). Cardiovascular and neurophysiologic correlates of sensory intake and rejection. I. Effect of cognitive tasks. Psychophysiology, 12(4), 427-433.  [abs]
  290. Gentry, WD; Jr, RBW (1975). Psychological aspects of myocardial infarction and coronary care. C.V.MOSBY CO., ST LOUIS, $ 7.30.  [abs]
  291. Lamprecht, R; Eichelman, BS; Williams, RB (1974). Serum dopamine beta hydroxylase (DBH) activity and blood pressure response of rat strains to shock induced fighting. Psychosomatic Medicine, 36(4), 298-303.  [abs]
  292. Gillin, JC; Buchsbaum, MS; Jacobs, LS; Fram, DH; Williams, RB; Jr, TBV; Mellon, E; Snyder, F; Wyatt, RJ (1974). Partial REM sleep deprivation, schizophrenia and field articulation. Archives of General Psychiatry, 30(5), 653-662.  [abs]
  293. Jr, AG; Jr, RBW; Reckless, J (1974). Long-term follow-up of patients with tetralogy of Fallot: Physical health and psychopathology. The Journal of Pediatrics, 85(3), 429-433. [doi]  [abs]
  294. Poon, LW; Thompson, LW; Jr, RBW; Marsh, GR (1974). Changes of antero posterior distribution of CNV and late positive component as a function of information processing demands. PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, 11(6), 660-673.  [abs]
  295. Jr, RBW; Frankel, BL; Gillin, JC; Weiss, JL (1973). Cardiovascular response during a word association test and an interview. PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, 10(6), 571-577.  [abs]
  296. Lamprecht, F; Kvetnansky, R; Ng, LKY; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1973). Effect of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol on immobilization-induced changes in rat adrenal medullary enzymes. European Journal of Pharmacology, 21(2), 249-251. [doi]  [abs]
  297. Eichelman, B; Dejong, W; Williams, RB (1973). Aggressive behavior in hypertensive and normotensive rat strains. Physiology & Behavior, 10(2), 301-304. [doi]  [abs]
  298. Ng, LKY; Lamprecht, F; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1973). Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol and ethanol: Differential effects on sympathetic activity in differing environmental setting. Science, 180(4093), 1368-1369. [doi]  [abs]
  299. Lamprecht, F; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1973). Serum dopamine-beta-hydroxylase during development of immobilization-induced hypertension.. Endocrinology, 92(3), 953-956.
  300. Williams, RB; Ng, LKY; Lamprecht, F; Roth, K; Kopin, IJ (1973). Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol: A hypotensive effect in rats. Psychopharmacology, 28(3), 269-274. [doi]  [abs]
  301. Jr, RBW; Kimball, CP; Williard, HN (1972). The influence of interpersonal interaction on diastolic blood pressure.. Psychosomatic Medicine, 34(3), 194-198.
  302. Lamprecht, F; Eichelman, B; Thoa, NB; Williams, RB; Kopin, IJ (1972). Rat fighting behavior: Serum dopamine-β-hydroxylase and hypothalamic tyrosine hydroxylase. Science, 177(4055), 1214-1215.  [abs]
  303. Williams, RB; Eichelman, B; Ng, LK (1972). Depletion of brain amines reverses blood pressure response to footshock in rat.. Nature: New biology, 240(104), 276-277.
  304. Williams, RB; Eichelman, B (1971). Social setting: Influence on the physiological response to electric shock in the rat. Science, 174(4009), 613-614.  [abs]
  305. McKegney, FP; Jr, RBW (1967). Psychological aspects of hypertension. II. The differential influence of interview variables on blood pressure.. American Journal of Psychiatry, 123(12), 1539-1545.
  306. Jr, RBW; McKegney, FP (1965). Psychological aspects of hypertension. I. The influence of experimental interview variables on blood pressure.. Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, 38(3), 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..
  17. 1/13/99.
  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." Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease in Women: Concepts, Findings, Future Perspectives. January, 2015: 151-160. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Williams, RB "Hostility, Neuroendocrine Changes, and Health Outcomes." The Link Between Religion and Health: Psychoneuroimmunology and the Faith Factor. April, 2010 [doi]  [abs]

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