Maria Chao, DrPH, MPA

Associate Adjunct Professor
Medicine
+1 415 353-7749
Publications: 

Use of Complementary Health Approaches Among Diverse Primary Care Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Association with Cardiometabolic Outcomes: From the SF Bay Collaborative Research Network (SF Bay CRN).

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Handley MA, Quan J, Chao MT, Ratanawongsa N, Sarkar U, Emmons-Bell S, Schillinger D

Benefits of preparing for childbirth with mindfulness training: a randomized controlled trial with active comparison.

BMC pregnancy and childbirth

Duncan LG, Cohn MA, Chao MT, Cook JG, Riccobono J, Bardacke N

Development and Feasibility of a Group-Based Therapeutic Yoga Program for Women with Chronic Pelvic Pain.

Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.)

Huang AJ, Rowen TS, Abercrombie P, Subak LL, Schembri M, Plaut T, Chao MT

Does CenteringPregnancy Group Prenatal Care Affect the Birth Experience of Underserved Women? A Mixed Methods Analysis.

Journal of immigrant and minority health

Liu R, Chao MT, Jostad-Laswell A, Duncan LG

Adjunctive acupuncture for pain and symptom management in the inpatient setting: protocol for a pilot hybrid effectiveness-implementation study.

Journal of integrative medicine

Chao MT, Chang A, Reddy S, Harrison JD, Acquah J, Toveg M, Santana T, Hecht FM

Acupuncture point injection treatment of primary dysmenorrhoea: a randomised, double blind, controlled study.

BMJ open

Wade C, Wang L, Zhao WJ, Cardini F, Kronenberg F, Gui SQ, Ying Z, Zhao NQ, Chao MT, Yu J

Acupuncture for the Management of Postdural Puncture Headache: A Case Report.

Global advances in health and medicine : improving healthcare outcomes worldwide

Chang A, Acquah J, Reddy S, Chao MT

Applying the RE-AIM Framework to Evaluate Integrative Medicine Group Visits Among Diverse Women with Chronic Pelvic Pain.

Pain management nursing : official journal of the American Society of Pain Management Nurses

Chao MT, Abercrombie PD, Santana T, Duncan LG

Disclosure of complementary health approaches among low income and racially diverse safety net patients with diabetes.

Patient education and counseling

Chao MT, Handley MA, Quan J, Sarkar U, Ratanawongsa N, Schillinger D

Prevalence and use of complementary health approaches among women with chronic pelvic pain in a prospective cohort study.

Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.)

Chao MT, Abercrombie PD, Nakagawa S, Gregorich SE, Learman LA, Kuppermann M

An innovative acupuncture treatment for primary dysmenorrhea: a randomized, crossover pilot study.

Alternative therapies in health and medicine

Chao MT, Wade CM, Abercrombie PD, Gomolak D

Patient perspectives on care received at community acupuncture clinics: a qualitative thematic analysis.

BMC complementary and alternative medicine

Tippens KM, Chao MT, Connelly E, Locke A

Centering as a model for group visits among women with chronic pelvic pain.

Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN / NAACOG

Chao MT, Abercrombie PD, Duncan LG

Utilization of group-based, community acupuncture clinics: a comparative study with a nationally representative sample of acupuncture users.

Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.)

Chao MT, Tippens KM, Connelly E

Health practices and vaginal microbicide acceptability among urban black women.

Journal of women's health (2002)

Reiff M, Wade C, Chao MT, Kronenberg F, Cushman LF

Medical pluralism among American women: results of a national survey.

Journal of women's health (2002)

Wade C, Chao M, Kronenberg F, Cushman L, Kalmuss D

Medical pluralism of Chinese women living in the United States.

Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health

Wade C, Chao MT, Kronenberg F

Women's reasons for complementary and alternative medicine use: racial/ethnic differences.

Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.)

Chao MT, Wade C, Kronenberg F, Kalmuss D, Cushman LF

Race/ethnicity and women's use of complementary and alternative medicine in the United States: results of a national survey.

American journal of public health

Kronenberg F, Cushman LF, Wade CM, Kalmuss D, Chao MT

Do healthy behaviors decline with greater acculturation? Implications for the Latino mortality paradox.

Social science & medicine (1982)

Abraído-Lanza AF, Chao MT, Flórez KR

Acculturation and cancer screening among Latinas: results from the National Health Interview Survey.

Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine

Abraído-Lanza AF, Chao MT, Gates CY

Breast and cervical cancer screening among Latinas and non-Latina whites.

American journal of public health

Abraído-Lanza AF, Chao MT, Gammon MD

Religion, spirituality, and healthcare choices of African-American women: results of a national survey.

Ethnicity & disease

Dessio W, Wade C, Chao M, Kronenberg F, Cushman LE, Kalmuss D