Standing Up to POTS is proud to be actively publishing articles about postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS). We are working to introduce POTS to a wide variety of practitioners as well as raising awareness about POTS in the general population. * denotes author is a member of the SUTP Board of Directors
Weinstock Leonard B., Brook Jill B*, Walters Arthur S, et al. 2021. "Mast cell activation symptoms are prevalent in Long-COVID." International Journal of Infectious Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.09.043
Pederson, Cathy L, Yontz Brian D., and Haley A. Cochran. 2021. "What Chronically Ill Students Need From Their Schools." Kappa Delta Pi Record, 57:75-79.
Weinstock Leonard B., Brook Jill Blettner*, Blasingame KE, Kaleem Z, Afrin Lawrence B, et al. (2021) "Tinnitus in mast cell activation syndrome: A prospective survey of 114 patients." J Otolaryngol Neurotol Res, 4(1): 92-96
Pederson, Cathy L.*, Kathleen Gorman-Ezell*, and Jeffrey B. Brookings. 2020. "Psychological distress among postural tachycardia syndrome patients in the Fennell Crisis phase." Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior. https://doi.org/10.1080/21641846.2020.1783065
Nardone, Massimo, Juan Guzman, Paula Jean Harvey, John S. Floras, and Heather Edgell. 2020. "Effect of a neck compression collar on cardiorespiratory and cerebrovascular function in postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS)." Journal of Applied Physiology. doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00040.2020 SUTP Funded Grant
Afrin LB, Ackerley MB, Bluestein LS, Brewer JH, Brook JB*, et al. 2020. "Diagnosis of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome: A Global "Consensus-2." Diagnosis. https://doi.org/10.1515/dx-2020-0005
Pederson, Cathy L.* 2020. "Suicide is a Concern for the Chronic Invisible Illness Community." Journal of Health Science & Education 4(1):1-2. DOI: 10.0000/JHSE.1000176
Weinstock, Leonard B., Arthur S. Walters, Jill B. Brook*, Zahid Kaleem, Lawrence B. Afrin, Gerhard J. Molderings. 2020. "Restless Legs Syndrome is Associated with Mast Cell Activation Syndrome." Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. https://doi.org/10.5664/jcsm.8216
Pederson, Cathy L.*, Kathleen Gorman-Ezell*, Greta Hochstetler Mayer and Jeffrey B. Brookings. 2019. "Development and Preliminary Validation of a Tool for Screening Suicide Risk in Chronically Ill Women." Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development. doi: 10.1080/07481756.2019.1691463
Pederson, Cathy L.* and Stacy Ogbeide. 2019. "Diagnosing and Caring for Patients with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome in Primary Care." Journal of Health Science & Education. 3(4): 1-4.
Brookings, Jeffrey B. and Cathy L. Pederson.* 2018. "INQ-15 Cutoff Scores for Suicidal Ideation Screening of Women with Chronic, Invisible Illnesses." Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy. doi: 10.1002/cpp.2343
Pederson, Cathy L.* 2018. "The Importance of Screening for Suicide Risk in Chronic Invisible Illness." Journal of Health Science & Education. 2(4): 1-5.
Pederson, Cathy L.*, and Jeffrey B. Brookings. 2018. "Suicide Risk Linked with Perceived Burdensomeness in Postural Tachycardia Syndrome." Journal of Health Science & Education. 2(1): 128.
Weinstock, Leonard B., Jill Blettner Brook*, Trisha L. Myers, and Brent Goodman. 2018. "Successful Treatment of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia and Mast Cell Activation Syndromes Using Naltrexone, Immunoglobulin and Antibiotic Treatment." BMJ Case Reports. doi:10.1136/bcr-2017-221405
Pederson, Cathy L.*, Kathleen Gorman-Ezell*, and Greta Hochstetler Mayer. 2018. "Assessing Depression in Those who are Chronically Ill." Counseling Today, 60(9): 38-43.
Pederson, Cathy L.*, and Jill Blettner Brook*. 2017. "Health-Related Quality of Life and Suicide Risk in Postural Tachycardia Syndrome." Clinical Autonomic Research. 27(2): 75-81. DOI 10.1007/s10286-017-0399-5
Pederson, Cathy L.*, and Jill Blettner Brook*. 2017. "Sleep Disturbance Linked to Suicidal Ideation in Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome." Science and Nature of Sleep. 9: 109-115.
Blitshteyn, S. and Jill Blettner Brook*. 2017. "Postural tachycardia syndrome (POTS) with anti-NMDA receptor antibodies after human papillomavirus vaccination." Immunologic Research. 65(1): 282-284.
Pederson, Cathy L.*, Kathleen Gorman-Ezell*, and Greta Hochstetler Mayer. 2017. "Invisible Illness Increases Risk of Suicidal Ideation: The Role of Social Workers in Preventing Suicide." Health & Social Work. 42(3): 183-186. doi.org/10.1093/hsw/hlx029
Pederson, Cathy L.* and Greta Hochstetler Mayer. 2016. "The Tangible Effects of Invisible Illness." Counseling Today, 58(11): 56-59.
Pederson, Cathy L. 2020. "Understanding Suicidal Ideation in People with Chronic Invisible Illness." In Understanding Suicidal Ideation, edited by David Lester. Nova Science Publishers.
McLaughlin A, Brook Jill*, Blitshteyn Svetlana. Gluten-Free Diet in Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS). Abstracts of Scientific Papers and Posters Presented at Physiatry ’21, American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation: April 2021 - Volume 100 - Issue 4 - p a1-a204 doi: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000001696
Weinstock, Leonard, Jill Brook*, Zahid Kaleem, Lawrence Afrin, and Gerhard J. Molderings. 2019. "Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth in Mast Cell Activation Syndrome." The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 114(Supplement):S670. DOI:10.14309/01.ajg.0000594304.61014.c5