Psychosomatic Medicine: The Scientific Foundation of the Biopsychosocial Model

@article{Novack2007PsychosomaticMT,
  title={Psychosomatic Medicine: The Scientific Foundation of the Biopsychosocial Model},
  author={Dennis H. Novack and Oliver G. Cameron and Elissa S. Epel and Robert Joseph Ader and Shari Waldstein and Susan Levenstein and Michael H Antoni and Alicia Rojas Wainer},
  journal={Academic Psychiatry},
  year={2007},
  volume={31},
  pages={388-401}
}
ObjectiveThis article presents major concepts and research findings from the field of psychosomatic medicine that the authors believe should be taught to all medical students. [] Key MethodResultsThe authors provide an overview of the field and summarize core research in basic psychophysiological mechanisms—central nervous system/autonomic nervous system, psychoneuroimmunology, and psychoendocrinology—in three major disease states—cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and HIV virus infections…

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