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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 81 Citations 24,590 230 World Ranking 804 National Ranking 6

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Internal medicine
  • Anxiety
  • Psychiatry

Lance M. McCracken spends much of his time researching Chronic pain, Pain catastrophizing, Clinical psychology, Anxiety and Physical therapy. He has researched Chronic pain in several fields, including Psychosocial, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Acceptance and commitment therapy and Distress. His Acceptance and commitment therapy study incorporates themes from Cognitive therapy and Flexibility.

His Pain catastrophizing study combines topics in areas such as Pain management, Treatment outcome, Pain psychology, Patient functioning and Coping. His Clinical psychology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Physical disability, Physical fitness, Social psychology and Cognition. In his research on the topic of Anxiety, Psychological intervention is strongly related with Clinical trial.

His most cited work include:

  • Acceptance of chronic pain: component analysis and a revised assessment method (779 citations)
  • The Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale: development and validation of a scale to measure fear of pain. (739 citations)
  • Learning to live with the pain: acceptance of pain predicts adjustment in persons with chronic pain (547 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Chronic pain, Clinical psychology, Physical therapy, Acceptance and commitment therapy and Pain catastrophizing. His research investigates the link between Chronic pain and topics such as Flexibility that cross with problems in Mental health. His Clinical psychology research includes themes of Psychotherapist, Psychosocial and Confirmatory factor analysis.

His work deals with themes such as Psychological intervention, Randomized controlled trial, Quality of life and Low back pain, which intersect with Physical therapy. His research integrates issues of Cognitive behavioral therapy, Mindfulness and Cognitive therapy in his study of Acceptance and commitment therapy. His Pain Clinics research extends to the thematically linked field of Pain catastrophizing.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Chronic pain (81.67%)
  • Clinical psychology (50.13%)
  • Physical therapy (40.16%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Physical therapy (40.16%)
  • Chronic pain (81.67%)
  • Acceptance and commitment therapy (40.97%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Lance M. McCracken focuses on Physical therapy, Chronic pain, Acceptance and commitment therapy, Flexibility and Clinical psychology. His Physical therapy research integrates issues from Psychosocial, Intervention, Randomized controlled trial, Quality of life and Anxiety. His Chronic pain study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Treatment outcome and Cognitive behavioral therapy, Cognition, Depression.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Delphi method, Clinical trial, Applied psychology and Self. His study in Flexibility is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Health psychology, Association and Depressive symptoms. The various areas that he examines in his Clinical psychology study include Psychological intervention and Quality of life.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A randomized controlled efficacy trial of mindfulness-based stress reduction compared with an active control group and usual care for fibromyalgia: the EUDAIMON study. (14 citations)
  • Psychological impact of COVID-19 in the Swedish population: Depression, anxiety, and insomnia and their associations to risk and vulnerability factors. (12 citations)
  • Parent psychological flexibility in the context of pediatric pain: Brief assessment and associations with parent behaviour and child functioning (12 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Social psychology
  • Cognition

Lance M. McCracken mostly deals with Physical therapy, Chronic pain, Acceptance and commitment therapy, Quality of life and Randomized controlled trial. His studies deal with areas such as Epidural space, Confidence interval, Oswestry Disability Index and Anxiety as well as Physical therapy. His Chronic pain study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Quality of life, Data extraction and Clinical psychology, Psychological treatment.

Many of his research projects under Clinical psychology are closely connected to Action with Action, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. His Acceptance and commitment therapy study incorporates themes from Psychological intervention, Delphi method, Applied psychology and Flexibility. The Flexibility study combines topics in areas such as Cognition and Distress.

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Best Publications

Acceptance of chronic pain: component analysis and a revised assessment method

Lance M McCracken;Kevin E Vowles;Christopher Eccleston.
Pain (2004)

1226 Citations

The Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale: development and validation of a scale to measure fear of pain.

Lance M. McCracken;Claudia Zayfert;Richard T. Gross.
Pain (1992)

1064 Citations

Learning to live with the pain: acceptance of pain predicts adjustment in persons with chronic pain

Lance M McCracken.
Pain (1998)

927 Citations

Coping or acceptance: What to do about chronic pain?

Lance M McCracken;Chris Eccleston.
Pain (2003)

745 Citations

Acceptance and values-based action in chronic pain: A study of treatment effectiveness and process.

Kevin E. Vowles;Lance M. McCracken.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (2008)

644 Citations

Acceptance-based treatment for persons with complex, long standing chronic pain: a preliminary analysis of treatment outcome in comparison to a waiting phase.

Lance M. McCracken;Kevin E. Vowles;Christopher Eccleston.
Behaviour Research and Therapy (2005)

613 Citations

A short version of the Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale (PASS-20): preliminary development and validity.

Lance M McCracken;Lara Dhingra.
Pain Research & Management (2002)

592 Citations

Behavioral and cognitive-behavioral treatment for chronic pain: outcome, predictors of outcome, and treatment process.

Lance M. McCracken;Dennis C. Turk.
Spine (2002)

561 Citations

Acceptance and commitment therapy and mindfulness for chronic pain: model, process, and progress.

Lance M. McCracken;Kevin E. Vowles.
American Psychologist (2014)

543 Citations

“Attention” to pain in persons with chronic pain: A behavioral approach

Lance M. McCracken.
Behavior Therapy (1997)

473 Citations

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