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Albert S. Yeung, SC.D., M.D.

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  1. R21AT006123 (YEUNG, ALBERT S.) Sep 1, 2011 - Jun 30, 2014
    NIH/NCCIH
    Tai Chi for Treating Major Depressive Disorder in Underserved Chinese Americans
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  2. R01MH079831 (YEUNG, ALBERT S.) Sep 12, 2008 - Sep 30, 2013
    NIH/NIMH
    Telepsychiatry &Culturally Sensitive Treatment of Depressed Asian Americans
    Role: Principal Investigator
  3. K23MH067085 (YEUNG, ALBERT S.) Jul 15, 2003 - Jun 30, 2008
    NIH/NIMH
    Culturally Sensitive Treatment for Depressed Asians
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Yeung A, Wang F, Feng F, Zhang J, Cooper A, Hong L, Wang W, Griffiths K, Bennett K, Bennett A, Alpert J, Fava M. Outcomes of an online computerized cognitive behavioral treatment program for treating chinese patients with depression: A pilot study. Asian J Psychiatr. 2017 Nov 11. PMID: 29146042.
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  2. Mischoulon D, Hylek L, Yeung AS, Clain AJ, Baer L, Cusin C, Ionescu DF, Alpert JE, Soskin DP, Fava M. Corrigendum to "Randomized, proof-of-concept trial of low dose naltrexone for patients with breakthrough symptoms of major depressive disorder on antidepressants" [J. Affect. Disord. 208 (2017, Jan. 15) 6-14, doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2016.08.029, Epub 2016 Oct. 1]. J Affect Disord. 2018 02; 227:198. PMID: 29100152.
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  3. Levis B, Benedetti A, Levis AW, Ioannidis JPA, Shrier I, Cuijpers P, Gilbody S, Kloda LA, McMillan D, Patten SB, Steele RJ, Ziegelstein RC, Bombardier CH, de Lima Osório F, Fann JR, Gjerdingen D, Lamers F, Lotrakul M, Loureiro SR, Löwe B, Shaaban J, Stafford L, van Weert HCPM, Whooley MA, Williams LS, Wittkampf KA, Yeung AS, Thombs BD. Selective Cutoff Reporting in Studies of Diagnostic Test Accuracy: A Comparison of Conventional and Individual-Patient-Data Meta-Analyses of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 Depression Screening Tool. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 May 15; 185(10):954-964. PMID: 28419203.
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  4. Ma Y, Yang AC, Duan Y, Dong M, Yeung AS. Quality and readability of online information resources on insomnia. Front Med. 2017 Sep; 11(3):423-431. PMID: 28500432.
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  5. Yeung AS, Feng R, Kim DJH, Wayne PM, Yeh GY, Baer L, Lee OE, Denninger JW, Benson H, Fricchione GL, Alpert J, Fava M. A Pilot, Randomized Controlled Study of Tai Chi With Passive and Active Controls in the Treatment of Depressed Chinese Americans. J Clin Psychiatry. 2017 May; 78(5):e522-e528. PMID: 28570792.
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  6. Mischoulon D, Hylek L, Yeung AS, Clain AJ, Baer L, Cusin C, Ionescu DF, Alpert JE, Fava M, Soskin DP. Randomized, proof-of-concept trial of low dose naltrexone for patients with breakthrough symptoms of major depressive disorder on antidepressants. J Affect Disord. 2017 01 15; 208:6-14. PMID: 27736689.
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  7. Chen JA, Shapero BG, Trinh NT, Chang TE, Parkin S, Alpert JE, Fava M, Yeung AS. Association Between Stigma and Depression Outcomes Among Chinese Immigrants in a Primary Care Setting. J Clin Psychiatry. 2016 Oct; 77(10):e1287-e1292. PMID: 27631145.
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  8. Ma Y, Yeung A, Yang AC, Peng CK, Clain A, Alpert J, Fava M, Yeung AS. The Effects of Tai Chi on Sleep Quality in Chinese American Patients With Major Depressive Disorder: A Pilot Study. Behav Sleep Med. 2018 Jul-Aug; 16(4):398-411. PMID: 27676270.
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  9. Yeung A, Martinson MA, Baer L, Chen J, Clain A, Williams A, Chang TE, Trinh NH, Alpert JE, Fava M. The Effectiveness of Telepsychiatry-Based Culturally Sensitive Collaborative Treatment for Depressed Chinese American Immigrants: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Psychiatry. 2016 Aug; 77(8):e996-e1002. PMID: 27561153.
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  10. Chen JA, Liu L, Zhao X, Yeung AS. Chinese International Students: An Emerging Mental Health Crisis. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2015 Nov; 54(11):879-80. PMID: 26506576.
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  11. Mischoulon D, De Jong MF, Vitolo OV, Cusin C, Dording CM, Yeung AS, Durham K, Parkin SR, Fava M, Dougherty DD. Efficacy and safety of a form of cranial electrical stimulation (CES) as an add-on intervention for treatment-resistant major depressive disorder: A three week double blind pilot study. J Psychiatr Res. 2015 Nov; 70:98-105. PMID: 26424428.
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  12. Chen JA, Hung GC, Parkin S, Fava M, Yeung AS. Illness beliefs of Chinese American immigrants with major depressive disorder in a primary care setting. Asian J Psychiatr. 2015 Feb; 13:16-22. PMID: 25563074; PMCID: PMC4390427.
  13. Chang TE, Jing Y, Yeung AS, Brenneman SK, Kalsekar ID, Hebden T, McQuade RD, Baer L, Kurlander JL, Watkins AK, Siebenaler JA, Fava M. Depression monitoring and patient behavior in the Clinical Outcomes in MEasurement-Based Treatment (COMET) trial. Psychiatr Serv. 2014 Aug 01; 65(8):1058-61. PMID: 25082605.
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  14. Chang TE, Weiss AP, Marques L, Baer L, Vogeli C, Trinh HT, Clain AJ, Blais MA, Fava M, Yeung AS. Race/ethnicity and other social determinants of psychological well-being and functioning in mental health clinics. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2014 Aug; 25(3):1418-31. PMID: 25130249.
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  15. Wang F, Lee EK, Wu T, Benson H, Fricchione G, Wang W, Yeung AS. The effects of tai chi on depression, anxiety, and psychological well-being: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Behav Med. 2014 Aug; 21(4):605-17. PMID: 24078491.
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  16. Yeung A, Chang D. Mood disorders in Asians. Asian J Psychiatr. 2014 Feb; 7(1):71-3. PMID: 24524714.
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  17. Nyer M, Doorley J, Durham K, Yeung AS, Freeman MP, Mischoulon D. What is the role of alternative treatments in late-life depression? Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2013 Dec; 36(4):577-96. PMID: 24229658.
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  18. Alert MD, Rastegar S, Foret M, Slipp L, Jacquart J, Macklin E, Baim M, Fricchione G, Benson H, Denninger J, Yeung A. The effectiveness of a comprehensive mind body weight loss intervention for overweight and obese adults: a pilot study. Complement Ther Med. 2013 Aug; 21(4):286-93. PMID: 23876558.
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  19. Yeung A, Slipp LE, Jacquart J, Fava M, Denninger JW, Benson H, Fricchione GL. The treatment of depressed chinese americans using qigong in a health care setting: a pilot study. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013; 2013:168784. PMID: 23690836; PMCID: PMC3639645.
  20. Uchida M, Schmertz SK, Miller M, Yeung A. A Vietnam war veteran with posttraumatic stress disorder, status-post-myocardial infarction, in therapy with an Asian therapist. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2013 Mar-Apr; 21(2):92-101. PMID: 23656832.
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  21. Yeung A, Lepoutre V, Wayne P, Yeh G, Slipp LE, Fava M, Denninger JW, Benson H, Fricchione GL. Tai chi treatment for depression in Chinese Americans: a pilot study. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Oct; 91(10):863-70. PMID: 22790795.
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  22. Yeung A, Feldman G, Pedrelli P, Hails K, Fava M, Reyes T, Mundt JC. The Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology, clinician rated and self-report: a psychometric assessment in Chinese Americans with major depressive disorder. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2012 Aug; 200(8):712-5. PMID: 22850307; PMCID: PMC3762496.
  23. Hails K, Brill CD, Chang T, Yeung A, Fava M, Trinh NH. Cross-cultural aspects of depression management in primary care. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2012 Aug; 14(4):336-44. PMID: 22580834.
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  24. Yeung AS, Jing Y, Brenneman SK, Chang TE, Baer L, Hebden T, Kalsekar I, McQuade RD, Kurlander J, Siebenaler J, Fava M. Clinical Outcomes in Measurement-based Treatment (Comet): a trial of depression monitoring and feedback to primary care physicians. Depress Anxiety. 2012 Oct; 29(10):865-73. PMID: 22807244.
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  25. Wu J, Yeung AS, Schnyer R, Wang Y, Mischoulon D. Acupuncture for depression: a review of clinical applications. Can J Psychiatry. 2012 Jul; 57(7):397-405. PMID: 22762294.
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  26. Mischoulon D, Lamon-Fava S, Selhub J, Katz J, Papakostas GI, Iosifescu DV, Yeung AS, Dording CM, Farabaugh AH, Clain AJ, Baer L, Alpert JE, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Prevalence of MTHFR C677T and MS A2756G polymorphisms in major depressive disorder, and their impact on response to fluoxetine treatment. CNS Spectr. 2012 Jun; 17(2):76-86. PMID: 22789065; PMCID: PMC4117348.
  27. Mischoulon D, Brill CD, Ameral VE, Fava M, Yeung AS. A pilot study of acupuncture monotherapy in patients with major depressive disorder. J Affect Disord. 2012 Dec 10; 141(2-3):469-73. PMID: 22521855.
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  28. Chang TE, Jing Y, Yeung AS, Brenneman SK, Kalsekar I, Hebden T, McQuade R, Baer L, Kurlander JL, Watkins AK, Siebenaler JA, Fava M. Effect of communicating depression severity on physician prescribing patterns: findings from the Clinical Outcomes in MEasurement-based Treatment (COMET) trial. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2012 Mar-Apr; 34(2):105-12. PMID: 22264654.
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  29. Trinh NH, Bedoya CA, Chang TE, Flaherty K, Fava M, Yeung A. A study of a culturally focused psychiatric consultation service for Asian American and Latino American primary care patients with depression. BMC Psychiatry. 2011 Oct 13; 11:166. PMID: 21995514; PMCID: PMC3209439.
  30. Yeung A, Hails K, Chang T, Trinh NH, Fava M. A study of the effectiveness of telepsychiatry-based culturally sensitive collaborative treatment of depressed Chinese Americans. BMC Psychiatry. 2011 Sep 26; 11:154. PMID: 21943315; PMCID: PMC3190334.
  31. Trinh NH, Youn SJ, Sousa J, Regan S, Bedoya CA, Chang TE, Fava M, Yeung A. Using electronic medical records to determine the diagnosis of clinical depression. Int J Med Inform. 2011 Jul; 80(7):533-40. PMID: 21514880; PMCID: PMC3124810.
  32. Yeung A, Shyu I, Fisher L, Wu S, Yang H, Fava M. Culturally sensitive collaborative treatment for depressed chinese americans in primary care. Am J Public Health. 2010 Dec; 100(12):2397-402. PMID: 20966373; PMCID: PMC2978195.
  33. Yeung AS, Ameral VE, Chuzi SE, Fava M, Mischoulon D. A pilot study of acupuncture augmentation therapy in antidepressant partial and non-responders with major depressive disorder. J Affect Disord. 2011 Apr; 130(1-2):285-9. PMID: 20692042.
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  34. Trinh NH, Shyu I, McGrath PJ, Clain A, Baer L, Fava M, Yeung A. Examining the role of race and ethnicity in relapse rates of major depressive disorder. Compr Psychiatry. 2011 Mar-Apr; 52(2):151-5. PMID: 21295221; PMCID: PMC3052934.
  35. Yeung A, Johnson DP, Trinh NH, Weng WC, Kvedar J, Fava M. Feasibility and effectiveness of telepsychiatry services for chinese immigrants in a nursing home. Telemed J E Health. 2009 May; 15(4):336-41. PMID: 19441951.
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  36. Yeung A, Kam R. Ethical and cultural considerations in delivering psychiatric diagnosis: reconciling the gap using MDD diagnosis delivery in less-acculturated Chinese patients. Transcult Psychiatry. 2008 Dec; 45(4):531-52. PMID: 19091724.
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  37. Yeung A, Fung F, Yu SC, Vorono S, Ly M, Wu S, Fava M. Validation of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 for depression screening among Chinese Americans. Compr Psychiatry. 2008 Mar-Apr; 49(2):211-7. PMID: 18243896; PMCID: PMC2268021.
  38. Yeung A, Mischoulon D, Alpert J, Ma Y, Fava M. Acupuncture for major depressive disorder: has its efficacy been disproved? J Clin Psychiatry. 2007 Oct; 68(10):1617; author reply 1617-8. PMID: 17960982.
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  39. Yeung A, Overstreet KM, Albert EV. Current practices in depression care. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2007; 27 Suppl 1:S9-17. PMID: 18085581.
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  40. Leong P, Tumanyan S, Blicher B, Yeung A, Joshipura K. Periodontal disease among adult, new-immigrant, Chinese Americans in Boston with and without diabetes -- a brief communication. J Public Health Dent. 2007; 67(3):171-3. PMID: 17899903.
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  41. Yeung A, Yu SC, Fung F, Vorono S, Fava M. Recognizing and engaging depressed Chinese Americans in treatment in a primary care setting. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2006 Sep; 21(9):819-23. PMID: 16955440.
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  42. Denninger JW, Papakostas GI, Mahal Y, Merens W, Alpert JE, Nierenberg AA, Yeung A, Fava M. Somatic symptoms in outpatients with major depressive disorder treated with fluoxetine. Psychosomatics. 2006 Jul-Aug; 47(4):348-52. PMID: 16844895.
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  43. Petersen T, Papakostas GI, Posternak MA, Kant A, Guyker WM, Iosifescu DV, Yeung AS, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Empirical testing of two models for staging antidepressant treatment resistance. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2005 Aug; 25(4):336-41. PMID: 16012276.
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  44. Papakostas GI, Petersen TJ, Green C, Iosifescu DV, Yeung AS, Nierenberg AA, Fava M, Posternak MA. A description of next-step switching versus augmentation practices for outpatients with treatment-resistant major depressive disorder enrolled in an academic specialty clinic. Ann Clin Psychiatry. 2005 Jul-Sep; 17(3):161-5. PMID: 16433058.
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  45. Chang DF, Myers HF, Yeung A, Zhang Y, Zhao J, Yu S. Shenjing shuairuo and the DSM-IV: diagnosis, distress, and disability in a Chinese primary care setting. Transcult Psychiatry. 2005 Jun; 42(2):204-18. PMID: 16114583.
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  46. Yeung A, Xu Y, Chang DF. Prevalence and illness beliefs of sleep paralysis among Chinese psychiatric patients in China and the United States. Transcult Psychiatry. 2005 Mar; 42(1):135-45. PMID: 15881273.
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  47. Yeung A, Kung WW, Murakami JL, Mischoulon D, Alpert JE, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Outcomes of recognizing depressed Chinese American patients in primary care. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2005; 35(3):213-24. PMID: 16480237.
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  48. Yeung A, Kung WW, Chung H, Rubenstein G, Roffi P, Mischoulon D, Fava M. Integrating psychiatry and primary care improves acceptability to mental health services among Chinese Americans. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2004 Jul-Aug; 26(4):256-60. PMID: 15234819.
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  49. Yeung A, Chang D, Gresham RL, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Illness beliefs of depressed Chinese American patients in primary care. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2004 Apr; 192(4):324-7. PMID: 15060408.
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  50. Yeung A, Chan R, Mischoulon D, Sonawalla S, Wong E, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Prevalence of major depressive disorder among Chinese-Americans in primary care. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2004 Jan-Feb; 26(1):24-30. PMID: 14757299.
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  51. Yeung AS, Chang DF. Adjustment disorder: intergenerational conflict in a Chinese immigrant family. Cult Med Psychiatry. 2002 Dec; 26(4):509-25. PMID: 12572771.
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  52. Yeung A, Deguang H. Somatoform disorders. West J Med. 2002 Sep; 176(4):253-6. PMID: 12208832; PMCID: PMC1071744.
  53. Sonawalla SB, Papakostas GI, Petersen TJ, Yeung AS, Smith MM, Sickinger AH, Gordon J, Israel JA, Tedlow JR, Lamon-Fava S, Fava M. Elevated cholesterol levels associated with nonresponse to fluoxetine treatment in major depressive disorder. Psychosomatics. 2002 Jul-Aug; 43(4):310-6. PMID: 12189257.
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  54. Farabaugh A, Mischoulon D, Yeung A, Alpert J, Matthews J, Pava J, Fava M. Predictors of stable personality disorder diagnoses in outpatients with remitted depression. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2002 Apr; 190(4):248-56. PMID: 11960086.
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  55. Yeung A, Neault N, Sonawalla S, Howarth S, Fava M, Nierenberg AA. Screening for major depression in Asian-Americans: a comparison of the Beck and the Chinese Depression Inventory. Acta Psychiatr Scand. 2002 Apr; 105(4):252-7. PMID: 11942928.
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  56. Yeung A, Howarth S, Chan R, Sonawalla S, Nierenberg AA, Fava M. Use of the Chinese version of the Beck Depression Inventory for screening depression in primary care. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2002 Feb; 190(2):94-9. PMID: 11889362.
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  57. Yeung A. Depression among young Asian Americans. Asian Am Pac Isl J Health. 1999; 7(2):192-195. PMID: 11567496.
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  58. Lyons MJ, Toomey R, Faraone SV, Kremen WS, Yeung AS, Tsuang MT. Correlates of psychosis proneness in relatives of schizophrenic patients. J Abnorm Psychol. 1995 May; 104(2):390-4. PMID: 7790642.
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  59. Yeung AS, Lyons MJ, Waternaux CM, Faraone SV, Tsuang MT. Empirical determination of thresholds for case identification: validation of the Personality Diagnostic Questionnaire-Revised. Compr Psychiatry. 1993 Nov-Dec; 34(6):384-91. PMID: 8131382.
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  60. Yeung AS, Lyons MJ, Waternaux CM, Faraone SV, Tsuang MT. A family study of self-reported personality traits and DSM-III-R personality disorders. Psychiatry Res. 1993 Sep; 48(3):243-55. PMID: 8272446.
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  61. Yeung AS, Lyons MJ, Waternaux CM, Faraone SV, Tsuang MT. The relationship between DSM-III personality disorders and the five-factor model of personality. Compr Psychiatry. 1993 Jul-Aug; 34(4):227-34. PMID: 8348800.
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