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profileScott Beach, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Psychiatry
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Psychiatry, Warren 6
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Campbell KA, Madva EN, Villegas AC, Beale EE, Beach SR, Wasfy JH, Albanese AM, Huffman JC. Non-cardiac Chest Pain: A Review for the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist. Psychosomatics. 2016 Dec 09. PMID: 28196622.
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  2. Celano CM, Beale EE, Beach SR, Belcher AM, Suarez L, Motiwala SR, Gandhi PU, Gaggin H, Januzzi JL, Healy BC, Huffman JC. Associations Between Psychological Constructs and Cardiac Biomarkers After Acute Coronary Syndrome. Psychosom Med. 2016 Sep 30. PMID: 27749683.
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  3. Millstein RA, Celano CM, Beale EE, Beach SR, Suarez L, Belcher AM, Januzzi JL, Huffman JC. The effects of optimism and gratitude on adherence, functioning and mental health following an acute coronary syndrome. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2016 Nov - Dec; 43:17-22. PMID: 27796252.
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  4. Fishman D, Beach S, Quinn D, Roy D. Special Interest Group-sponsored Updates in Psychosomatics (SIG-UPs): Understanding the Pathophysiology of Catatonia Through Associated Neurological Insults (Neuropsychiatry SIG). Psychosomatics. 2017 Jan - Feb; 58(1):90-91. PMID: 28010749.
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  5. Gidengil CA, Linder JA, Beach S, Setodji CM, Hunter G, Mehrotra A. Using Clinical Vignettes to Assess Quality of Care for Acute Respiratory Infections. Inquiry. 2016; 53. PMID: 27098876; PMCID: PMC4840477 [Available on 04/20/17].
  6. Gidengil CA, Mehrotra A, Beach S, Setodji C, Hunter G, Linder JA. What Drives Variation in Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Respiratory Infections? J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Aug; 31(8):918-24. PMID: 27067351; PMCID: PMC4945551 [Available on 08/01/17].
  7. Nikrahan GR, Suarez L, Asgari K, Beach SR, Celano CM, Kalantari M, Abedi MR, Etesampour A, Abbas R, Huffman JC. Positive Psychology Interventions for Patients With Heart Disease: A Preliminary Randomized Trial. Psychosomatics. 2016 Jul-Aug; 57(4):348-58. PMID: 27137709; PMCID: PMC4902750 [Available on 07/01/17].
  8. Huffman JC, Boehm JK, Beach SR, Beale EE, DuBois CM, Healy BC. Relationship of optimism and suicidal ideation in three groups of patients at varying levels of suicide risk. J Psychiatr Res. 2016 Jun; 77:76-84. PMID: 26994340; PMCID: PMC4841259 [Available on 06/01/17].
  9. Soule MC, Beale EE, Suarez L, Beach SR, Mastromauro CA, Celano CM, Moore SV, Huffman JC. Understanding motivations to participate in an observational research study: Why do patients enroll? Soc Work Health Care. 2016; 55(3):231-46. PMID: 26933943; PMCID: PMC4870048 [Available on 03/02/17].
  10. Huffman JC, Beale EE, Celano CM, Beach SR, Belcher AM, Moore SV, Suarez L, Motiwala SR, Gandhi PU, Gaggin HK, Januzzi JL. Effects of Optimism and Gratitude on Physical Activity, Biomarkers, and Readmissions After an Acute Coronary Syndrome: The Gratitude Research in Acute Coronary Events Study. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2016 Jan; 9(1):55-63. PMID: 26646818; PMCID: PMC4720551 [Available on 01/01/17].
  11. Barkin JL, Wisner KL, Bromberger JT, Beach SR, Wisniewski SR. Factors Associated with Postpartum Maternal Functioning in Women with Positive Screens for Depression. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2016 Jul; 25(7):707-13. PMID: 26599109; PMCID: PMC4939373 [Available on 07/01/17].
  12. Huffman JC, Beale EE, Beach SR, Celano CM, Belcher AM, Moore SV, Suarez L, Gandhi PU, Motiwala SR, Gaggin H, Januzzi JL. Design and baseline data from the Gratitude Research in Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) study. Contemp Clin Trials. 2015 Jul 10; 44:11-19. PMID: 26166171.
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  13. Beach SR, Walker J, Celano CM, Mastromauro CA, Sharpe M, Huffman JC. Implementing collaborative care programs for psychiatric disorders in medical settings: a practical guide. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2015 Nov-Dec; 37(6):522-7. PMID: 26190822.
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  14. Freudenreich O, Huffman JC, Sharpe M, Beach SR, Celano CM, Chwastiak LA, Cohen MA, Dickerman A, Fitz-Gerald MJ, Kontos N, Mittal L, Nejad SH, Niazi S, Novak M, Philbrick K, Rasimas JJ, Shim J, Simpson SA, Walker A, Walker J, Wichman CL, Zimbrean P, Söllner W, Stern TA. Updates in Psychosomatic Medicine: 2014. Psychosomatics. 2015 Sep-Oct; 56(5):445-59. PMID: 26032045.
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  15. Suarez L, Beach SR, Moore SV, Mastromauro CA, Januzzi JL, Celano CM, Chang TE, Huffman JC. Use of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 and a detailed suicide evaluation in determining imminent suicidality in distressed patients with cardiac disease. Psychosomatics. 2015 Mar-Apr; 56(2):181-9. PMID: 25660436.
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  16. Beach SR, Kroshinsky D, Kontos N. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 37-2014. A 35-year-old woman with suspected mite infestation. N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 27; 371(22):2115-23. PMID: 25427115.
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  17. Huffman JC, Mastromauro CA, Beach SR, Celano CM, DuBois CM, Healy BC, Suarez L, Rollman BL, Januzzi JL. Collaborative care for depression and anxiety disorders in patients with recent cardiac events: the Management of Sadness and Anxiety in Cardiology (MOSAIC) randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jun; 174(6):927-35. PMID: 24733277.
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  18. Beach SR, Kostis WJ, Celano CM, Januzzi JL, Ruskin JN, Noseworthy PA, Huffman JC. Meta-analysis of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor-associated QTc prolongation. J Clin Psychiatry. 2014 May; 75(5):e441-9. PMID: 24922496.
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  19. Beach SR, Chen DT, Huffman JC. Attitudes and beliefs of trainees and nurses regarding delirium in the intensive care unit. Acad Psychiatry. 2013 Nov; 37(6):436-8. PMID: 24185295.
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  20. Huffman JC, Beach SR, Suarez L, Mastromauro CA, DuBois CM, Celano CM, Rollman BL, Januzzi JL. Design and baseline data from the Management of Sadness and Anxiety in Cardiology (MOSAIC) randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2013 Nov; 36(2):488-501. PMID: 24090821.
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  21. Beach SR, Januzzi JL, Mastromauro CA, Healy BC, Beale EE, Celano CM, Huffman JC. Patient Health Questionnaire-9 score and adverse cardiac outcomes in patients hospitalized for acute cardiac disease. J Psychosom Res. 2013 Nov; 75(5):409-13. PMID: 24182627.
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  22. Beach SR, Chen DT, Huffman JC. Educational impact of a psychiatric liaison in the medical intensive care unit: effects on attitudes and beliefs of trainees and nurses regarding delirium. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2013; 15(3). PMID: 24171148; PMCID: PMC3795585.
  23. Huffman JC, Celano CM, Beach SR, Motiwala SR, Januzzi JL. Depression and cardiac disease: epidemiology, mechanisms, and diagnosis. Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol. 2013; 2013:695925. PMID: 23653854; PMCID: PMC3638710.
  24. Schulz R, Cook TB, Beach SR, Lingler JH, Martire LM, Monin JK, Czaja SJ. Magnitude and causes of bias among family caregivers rating Alzheimer disease patients. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 Jan; 21(1):14-25. PMID: 23290199; PMCID: PMC3330137.
  25. Beach SR, Celano CM, Noseworthy PA, Januzzi JL, Huffman JC. QTc prolongation, torsades de pointes, and psychotropic medications. Psychosomatics. 2013 Jan-Feb; 54(1):1-13. PMID: 23295003.
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  26. Dubois CM, Beach SR, Kashdan TB, Nyer MB, Park ER, Celano CM, Huffman JC. Positive psychological attributes and cardiac outcomes: associations, mechanisms, and interventions. Psychosomatics. 2012 Jul-Aug; 53(4):303-18. PMID: 22748749.
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  27. Caro MA, Sowden GL, Mastromauro CA, Mahnks S, Beach SR, Januzzi JL, Huffman JC. Risk factors for positive depression screens in hospitalized cardiac patients. J Cardiol. 2012 Jul; 60(1):72-7. PMID: 22436292.
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  28. Schulz R, Beach SR, Cook TB, Martire LM, Tomlinson JM, Monin JK. Predictors and consequences of perceived lack of choice in becoming an informal caregiver. Aging Ment Health. 2012; 16(6):712-21. PMID: 22360296; PMCID: PMC3371285.
  29. Bauer LK, Caro MA, Beach SR, Mastromauro CA, Lenihan E, Januzzi JL, Huffman JC. Effects of depression and anxiety improvement on adherence to medication and health behaviors in recently hospitalized cardiac patients. Am J Cardiol. 2012 May 01; 109(9):1266-71. PMID: 22325974.
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  30. Beach SR, Stern TA. "Playing possum:" differential diagnosis, work-up, and treatment of profound interpersonal withdrawal. Psychosomatics. 2011 Nov-Dec; 52(6):560-2. PMID: 22054626.
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  31. Beach SR, Stern TA. Malingering involving insurance fraud: when it pays to be ill. Psychosomatics. 2011 May-Jun; 52(3):280-2. PMID: 21565600.
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  32. Beach SR, Wichman CL, Canterbury RJ. Takotsubo cardiomyopathy after electroconvulsive therapy. Psychosomatics. 2010 Sep-Oct; 51(5):432-6. PMID: 20833943.
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  33. Beach SR, Schulz R, Castle NG, Rosen J. Financial exploitation and psychological mistreatment among older adults: differences between African Americans and non-African Americans in a population-based survey. Gerontologist. 2010 Dec; 50(6):744-57. PMID: 20650947; PMCID: PMC3003550.
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