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Stephen L. Ristvedt, PhD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Specialty Areas

Depression
Anxiety Disorders
Pain Management
Psychology

Hospital Affiliations

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Health psychology, depression, anxiety disorders, pain management

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Pain Management Center

3015 N. Ballas Road
St. Louis, MO 63131
Phone: (314) 996-7200

Office Phone: (314) 996-7200

Education

Education

PhD: University Of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1989
M.A.: Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1983
B.A.: Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1981
Postdoctoral Fellowship (research): University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 1991

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The evolution of gender.
Ristvedt SL
JAMA Psychiatry. 2014 Jan; 71(1)13-4. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.3199.

PMID:
    24227264
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Appraisal of emerging symptoms of colorectal cancer: associations with dispositional, demographic, and tumor characteristics.
Ristvedt SL, Pruitt SL, Trinkaus KM
J Behav Med. 2014 Aug; 37(4)698-708. doi: 10.1007/s10865-013-9519-4.

PMID:
    23712574
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endogenous testosterone levels are associated with assessments of unfavourable health information.
Ristvedt SL, Josephs RA, Liening SH
Psychol Health. 2012; 27(4)507-14. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2012.657639.

PMID:
    22348295
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sex differences in responding to rectal cancer symptoms.
Ristvedt SL, Trinkaus KM
Psychol Health. 2008; 23(8)935-44.

PMID:
    19759846
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Trait anxiety as an independent predictor of poor health-related quality of life and post-traumatic stress symptoms in rectal cancer.
Ristvedt SL, Trinkaus KM
Br J Health Psychol. 2009 Nov; 14(Pt 4)701-15. doi: 10.1348/135910708X400462.

PMID:
    19171084
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Delayed treatment for rectal cancer.
Ristvedt SL, Birnbaum EH, Dietz DW, Fleshman JW, Kodner IJ, Read TE
Dis Colon Rectum. 2005 Sep; 48(9)1736-41.

PMID:
    15981064
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Psychological factors related to delay in consultation for cancer symptoms.
Ristvedt SL, Trinkaus KM
Psychooncology. 2005 May; 14(5)339-50.

PMID:
    15386764
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Patient care in multidisciplinary cancer clinics: does attention to psychosocial needs predict patient satisfaction?
Walker MS, Ristvedt SL, Haughey BH
Psychooncology. 2003 Apr-May; 12(3)291-300.

PMID:
    12673812
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Patient preferences for CT colonography, conventional colonoscopy, and bowel preparation.
Ristvedt SL, McFarland EG, Weinstock LB, Thyssen EP
Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Mar; 98(3)578-85.

PMID:
    12650790
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The use of pharmacologic pain sensitization in the treatment of repetitive hair-pulling.
Ristvedt SL, Christenson GA
Behav Res Ther. 1996 Aug; 34(8)647-8.

PMID:
    8870291
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Identification of cues associated with compulsive, bulimic, and hair-pulling symptoms.
Mackenzie TB, Ristvedt SL, Christenson GA, Lebow AS, Mitchell JE
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry. 1995 Mar; 26(1)9-16.

PMID:
    7642764
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cues to obsessive-compulsive symptoms: relationships with other patient characteristics.
Ristvedt SL, Mackenzie TB, Christenson GA
Behav Res Ther. 1993 Nov; 31(8)721-9.

PMID:
    8257403
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Identification of trichotillomania cue profiles.
Christenson GA, Ristvedt SL, Mackenzie TB
Behav Res Ther. 1993 Mar; 31(3)315-20.

PMID:
    8476406
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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