Dr. Maria Katsamanis, Psy.D.'s Publications

  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, P.M., Lu, S., Vaschillo, E., Vaschillo, B., Cheng, A. (2009). The Effects of Mental Workload on Respiratory Variables:Results from a Simulated Flight Study. Biological Psychology. Submitted.
  • Lehrer, P.M., Karavidas, M., Lu, S., Coyle, S. , Oikawa , L., Macor, M., Calvano, S. Lowry, S. (2009). Voluntary increases in heart rate variability modulate autonomic effects of endotoxin induced inflammation. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Submitted.
  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, P.M. (2009).In-flight Hyperventilation Among Airline Pilots. Aviation, Space and Environmental Medicine, 80, 495-496.
  • Lehrer, P.M., Karavidas, M., Lu, S., Vaschillo, E., Vaschillo, B., Karavidas, P. (2008). Contribution of Psychophysiological Measures to Evaluating Flight Task Workload Under Simulated Conditions. http://www.tc.faa.gov/logistics/grants/pdf/2004/04-G-004.pdf
  • Watson, S., Karavidas, M., Kunar, A., Coyle, S., Macor, M., Lehrer, P.M., Calvano, S., Lowry, S. (2008). Influence of gender on endotoxin-induced parameters of heart rate variability and innate immune response.. Journal of American College of Surgeons, 207(3), 39-40.
  • Williams JM, Gandhi KK, Karavidas MK, Steinberg ML, Lu S, Foulds J. (2008) Open Label Study of Craving in Smokers with Schizophrenia using Nicotine Nasal Spray Compared to Nicotine Patch. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 4(4), 355-376.
  • Karavidas, M. (2008). Special Issue: Heart rate variability biofeedback for Major Depression. Biofeedback, 36 (1), 18-21.
  • Lehrer, P.M., Karavidas, M., Lu, S., Feldman, J., Kranitz, L., Abraham, S., Sanderson, W., Reynolds, R. (2008). Psychological treatment of comorbid asthma and panic disorder: A pilot study. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 22(4), 671-683.
  • Ou Oikawa, Igor Malinovsky, Anupama Kotay, Maria Katsamanis Karavidas, Kazumasa Sudo, Kunio Tashiro, Akio Umezawa, Paul M. Lehrer (2007) Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback: New Directions in Collaborative Medical and Related Healthcare Research. Japanese. Journal of Biofeedback Research, 34 (2), 17-21.
  • Sonia M. Alvarez MD, Maria Karavidas, Psy.D, Susette Coyle RN, Michael Reddell, Jacque Calvano, Marie Macor RN, Shou-En, Lu PhD, Leo Oikawa MD, Steven Calvano PhD, Daniel Bowers MD, Paul Lehrer PhD, Stephen F. Lowry MD, FACS. (2007). Low dose steroid alters in vivo endotoxin induced systemic inflammation but not autonomic dysfunction. Journal of Endotoxin Research, 13(6), 358-368.
  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, P.M., Vaschillo, E., Vaschillo, B., Marin, H., Buyske, S., Malinovsky, I., Radvanski, D., Hassett, A. (2007). Preliminary Results of an Open Label Study of Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback for the Treatment of Major Depression. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 32(1), 19-30.
  • Hassett, A.L., Radvanski, D.C.,Vaschillo, E.G., Vaschillo, B., Sigal, L.H., Katsamanis Karavidas, M., et al. (2007). A Pilot Study of the Efficacy of Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Biofeedback in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 32(1), 1-10.
  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, P.M., Vaschillo, E., Vaschillo, B., Lu, S., Karavidas, P. (2006). The Use of Psychophysiological Measurement in the Assessment of Flight Task Difficulty Under Simulated Conditions. [Abstract] Psychophysiology, 43 (s1), S20-S110.
  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, PM., Vaschillo, E., Vaschillo, B. (2007). Preliminary results of an uncontrolled 10-week heart rate variability (HRV) biofeedback treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) [Abstract].Biological Psychology, 75(2), 212.
  • Karavidas, M., Tsai, P., Lehrer, P., McGrady, A. (2006). Thermal Biofeedback for Primary Raynaud's Phenomenon: A Review of the Literature. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 31(3), 203-216.
  • Alvarez SM, Karavidas M, Coyle SM, Lu S, Macor MA, Oikawa L, Lehrer PM, Calvano SE, Lowry SF. (2006) Low dose steroid alters in vivo endotoxin induced systemic inflammation but not autonomic dysfunction. Surgical Infection Society Oral Presentation Abstracts, Surgical Infections, 7(2), 171-192.
  • Karavidas, M., Lehrer, PM. (2006). A Pilot Study of Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Biofeedback in the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). [Abstract]. Biological Psychology, 72, 222-238.
  • Karavidas M., Lim N.K. and Katsikas S.(2005) The Effects of Computers on Older Adult Users. Computers in Human Behavior, 21(5), 697-711.
  • Karavidas, M. (2005). Heart variability biofeedback in the treatment of major depressive disorder[Abstract]. Proceedings of the 36th Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 30(4), 97 - 423.
  • Lehrer, PM, Karavidas, M., Hassett, A., Radvanski, D. (2005, June). Clinical Applications of HRV Biofeedback: Preliminary Data on Fibromyalgia and Depression [Abstract]. Proceedings of the 9th annual meeting of the Biofeedback Foundation of Europe (BFE), Hasselt, Belgium, February 2005, Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 30 (2), 178.
  • Lehrer, PM., Karavidas, M., Kranitz, L. (2004) Interim Analysis of a pilot study of a psychoeducational treatment program for comorbid asthma and panic disorder[Abstract]. Proceedings of the 11th annual meeting of the International Society for the Advancement of Respiratory Psychophysiology,Princeton, New Jersey, October 2004, Biological Psychology, 72, 222-238.
  • Karavidas, M. (2003). The Effects of Computer Usage on the Retired Older Adult Population. Dissertation Abstracts International. Volume: 64-08, Section: B, 4076.
  • Lim N.K., Karavidas M. and Katsamanis I. Computer Anxiety, Computer Knowledge and Computer Liking Among the Older Population. Unpublished manuscript, Carlos Albizu University at Miami. In preparation.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Karavidas, M., Schwartz, M., Sedlacek, K. (2009). Raynaud's Disease and Raynaud's Phenomenon. In Biofeedback: A Practitioner's Guide (4th Edition). Mark S. Schwartz, Ph.D. & Frank Andrasik, Ph.D. (Editors)