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Rebecca Erwin Wells, M.D., M.P.H.

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionWake Forest School of Medicine
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    K23AT008406     (WELLS, REBECCA ERWIN)Aug 1, 2015 - Jul 31, 2020
    Mindfulness and Mechanisms of Pain Processing in Adults with Migraines
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Wells RE, Baute V, Wahbeh H. Complementary and Integrative Medicine for Neurologic Conditions. Med Clin North Am. 2017 Sep; 101(5):881-893. PMID: 28802469.
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    2. Lehman K, Kumar N, Vu Q, Wells R. Harlequin Syndrome in Cluster Headache. Headache. 2016 Jun; 56(6):1053-4. PMID: 27238298.
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    3. Wells RE, Turner DP, Lee M, Bishop L, Strauss L. Managing Migraine During Pregnancy and Lactation. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2016 Apr; 16(4):40. PMID: 27002079.
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    4. Zeidan F, Adler-Neal AL, Wells RE, Stagnaro E, May LM, Eisenach JC, McHaffie JG, Coghill RC. Mindfulness-Meditation-Based Pain Relief Is Not Mediated by Endogenous Opioids. J Neurosci. 2016 Mar 16; 36(11):3391-7. PMID: 26985045; PMCID: PMC4792946.
    5. Minen MT, Lindberg K, Wells RE, Suzuki J, Grudzen C, Balcer L, Loder E. Survey of Opioid and Barbiturate Prescriptions in Patients Attending a Tertiary Care Headache Center. Headache. 2015 Oct; 55(9):1183-91. PMID: 26316376; PMCID: PMC4757493 [Available on 10/01/16].
    6. Smitherman TA, Wells RE, Ford SG. Emerging behavioral treatments for migraine. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2015 Apr; 19(4):13. PMID: 25819975.
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    7. Wells RE, Burch R, Paulsen RH, Wayne PM, Houle TT, Loder E. Meditation for migraines: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Headache. 2014 Oct; 54(9):1484-95. PMID: 25041058.
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    8. Wells RE, Smitherman TA, Seng EK, Houle TT, Loder EW. Behavioral and mind/body interventions in headache: unanswered questions and future research directions. Headache. 2014 Jun; 54(6):1107-13. PMID: 24735261.
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    9. Mathew PG, Pavlovic JM, Lettich A, Wells RE, Robertson CE, Mullin K, Charleston Iv L, Dodick DW, Schwedt TJ. Education and decision making at the time of triptan prescribing: patient expectations vs actual practice. Headache. 2014 Apr; 54(4):698-708. PMID: 24512184.
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    10. Wayne PM, Walsh JN, Taylor-Piliae RE, Wells RE, Papp KV, Donovan NJ, Yeh GY. Effect of tai chi on cognitive performance in older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Jan; 62(1):25-39. PMID: 24383523; PMCID: PMC4055508.
    11. Wells RE, Yeh GY, Kerr CE, Wolkin J, Davis RB, Tan Y, Spaeth R, Wall RB, Walsh J, Kaptchuk TJ, Press D, Phillips RS, Kong J. Meditation's impact on default mode network and hippocampus in mild cognitive impairment: a pilot study. Neurosci Lett. 2013 Nov 27; 556:15-9. PMID: 24120430; PMCID: PMC4022038.
    12. Wells RE, Markowitz SY, Baron EP, Hentz JG, Kalidas K, Mathew PG, Halker R, Dodick DW, Schwedt TJ. Identifying the factors underlying discontinuation of triptans. Headache. 2014 Feb; 54(2):278-89. PMID: 24001117; PMCID: PMC3995344.
    13. Purohit MP, Wells RE, Zafonte R, Davis RB, Yeh GY, Phillips RS. Neuropsychiatric symptoms and the use of mind-body therapies. J Clin Psychiatry. 2013 Jun; 74(6):e520-6. PMID: 23842021.
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    14. Wells RE, Kerr CE, Wolkin J, Dossett M, Davis RB, Walsh J, Wall RB, Kong J, Kaptchuk T, Press D, Phillips RS, Yeh G. Meditation for adults with mild cognitive impairment: a pilot randomized trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Apr; 61(4):642-5. PMID: 23581918; PMCID: PMC3666869.
    15. Bertisch SM, Wells RE, Smith MT, McCarthy EP. Use of relaxation techniques and complementary and alternative medicine by American adults with insomnia symptoms: results from a national survey. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Dec 15; 8(6):681-91. PMID: 23243402; PMCID: PMC3501665.
    16. Purohit MP, Wells RE, Zafonte RD, Davis RB, Phillips RS. Neuropsychiatric symptoms and the use of complementary and alternative medicine. PM R. 2013 Jan; 5(1):24-31. PMID: 23098832; PMCID: PMC3824364.
    17. Wells RE, Loder E. Mind/Body and behavioral treatments: the evidence and approach. Headache. 2012 Oct; 52 Suppl 2:70-5. PMID: 23030535.
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    18. Wells RE, Kaptchuk TJ. To tell the truth, the whole truth, may do patients harm: the problem of the nocebo effect for informed consent. Am J Bioeth. 2012; 12(3):22-9. PMID: 22416745; PMCID: PMC3352765.
    19. Wells RE. Spinal manipulation for headaches: will better quality trials do the trick? Headache. 2011 Jul-Aug; 51(7):1149-51. PMID: 21762136.
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    20. Wells RE, Bertisch SM, Buettner C, Phillips RS, McCarthy EP. Complementary and alternative medicine use among adults with migraines/severe headaches. Headache. 2011 Jul-Aug; 51(7):1087-97. PMID: 21649654.
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    21. Erwin Wells R, Phillips RS, McCarthy EP. Patterns of mind-body therapies in adults with common neurological conditions. Neuroepidemiology. 2011; 36(1):46-51. PMID: 21196772; PMCID: PMC3031155.
    22. Wells RE, Phillips RS, Schachter SC, McCarthy EP. Complementary and alternative medicine use among US adults with common neurological conditions. J Neurol. 2010 Nov; 257(11):1822-31. PMID: 20535493; PMCID: PMC3050588.
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