Handbook of Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine

Edited by Jerry M. Suls, Karina W. Davidson, and Robert M. Kaplan

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I. Health Psychology in the Context of Medicine and Theory

1. The Great Debate on the Contribution of Behavioral Interventions, Robert M. Kaplan and Karina W. Davidson

2. The Biopsychosocial Model and the Use of Theory in Health Psychology, Jerry Suls, Tana Luger, and René Martin

II. Psychological Foundations of Health Psychology

3. Emotions and Stress, William R. Lovallo

4. Cognitive and Affective Influences on Health Decisions, Angela Fagerlin, Ellen Peters, Alan Schwartz, and Brian J. Zikmund-Fisher

5. Specifying the Determinants of People’s Health Beliefs and Health Behavior: How a Social Psychological Perspective Can Inform Initiatives to Promote Health, Marc T. Kiviniemi and Alexander J. Rothman

6. Clinical Psychology and Health Psychology: Toward an Integrated Perspective on Health, Perry M. Nicassio, Melanie A. Greenberg, and Sarosh J. Motivala

7. Contributions of Personality to Health Psychology, Howard S. Friedman and Margaret L. Kern

8. Anger, Anger Expression, and Health, Padmini Iyer, Maya Rom Korin, Laura Higginbotham, and Karina W. Davidson

9. Developmental Influences in Understanding Child and Adolescent Health Behaviors, Dawn K. Wilson, Sara St. George, and Nicole Zarrett

10. Adult Development, Aging, and Gerontology, Ilene C. Siegler, Karen Hooker, Hayden B. Bosworth, Merrill F. Elias, and Avron Spiro

11. Animal Models in Health Psychology Research, Daniel A. Nation, Neil Schneiderman, and Phillip M. McCabe

12. All Roads Lead to Psychoneuroimmunology, Christopher L. Coe

III. Contributions of Other Sciences to Health Psychology

13. Behavioral Epidemiology, Robert M. Kaplan

14. Depression and Illness, Madeline Li and Gary Rodin

15. Self-Direction toward Health: Overriding the Default American Lifestyle, John Mirowsky and Catherine E. Ross

16. How Genetics Will Change Medicine and Health Psychology, Jeanne McCaffery

17. Nursing Science and Psychological Phenomena, Diane Lauver, Rebecca West, and Jean E. Johnson

18. Medical Anthropology, William W. Dressler

19. Health Psychology Meets Health Economics, Yaniv Hanoch and Thomas Rice

20. The Evidence-Based Movement in Health Psychology, Maya Rom Korin, Robert M. Kaplan, and Karina W. Davidson

IV. Health Psychology, Public Health, and Prevention

21. Impacts of Being Uninsured, Dylan Habeeb Roby

22. Health Services Research, Alison Herrmann

23. Primary Care and Prevention, JoEllen Patterson, Joseph E. Scherger, and Ann Marie Smith

24. Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease, Gerdi Weidner and Friederike Kendel

25. The Role of Behavior in Cancer Prevention, Deborah Bowen and Ulrike Boehmer

26. Community HIV Preventive Interventions, María Luisa Zúñiga, Steffanie A. Strathdee, Estela Blanco, Jose L. Burgos, and Thomas L. Patterson

27. The Contribution of Health Psychology to the Advancement of Global Health, Brian Oldenburg, Maximilian de Courten, and Emma Frean

V. Health Psychology and the Medical Specialties

28. Cardiology, Manjunath Harlapur, Dennis Abraham, and Daichi Shimbo

29. The Management of Diabetes, Ian M. Kronish and Devin Mann

30. Sleep Medicine, Amy M. Sawyer and Terri E. Weaver

31. Psychosocial Interventions for Patients with Cancer, Michael A Diefenbach, Nihal E. Mohamed, Gina Turner, and Catherine S. Diefenbach

32. Pain and Painful Syndromes (Including Rheumatoid Arthritis and Fibromyalgia), David A. Williams

33. Coping with Chronic Illness, Austin S. Baldwin, Quinn D. Kellerman, and Alan J. Christensen

34. Managing the Obesity Epidemic, Lucy F. Faulconbridge and Thomas A. Wadden

35. Pharmacology and Behavior: The Case of Tobacco Dependence, Kenneth A. Perkins

36. Theory-Based Behavioral Interventions for Smoking Cessation: Efficacy, Processes, and Future Directions, Jonathan B. Bricker