Ellen L. Poleshuck, Ph.D.

Ellen L. Poleshuck, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-3138
Fax: (585) 273-1093

Journal Articles

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Poleshuck, E.L.; Bair, M.J.; Kroenke, K.; Damush, T.; Krebs, E.; & Giles, D.E. "Musculoskeletal Pain and Measures of Depression:". Response to Comment on the article by Poleshuck et al. General Hospital Psychiatry. 2010; 32(1): 114-115.
Poleshuck, E.L.; Gamble, S.A.; Cort, N.; Hoffman-King, D.;Cerrito, B.; Rosario-McCabe, L.; Giles, D.E. "Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Co-occurring Depression and Chronic Pain." Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. 2010; 41(4): 312-318.
Poleshuck, E.L.; Talbot, N.E.; Zlotnick, C.; Gamble, S.A.; Liu, X.; Tu, X.; Giles, D.E. "Interpersonal Psychotherapy for women with comorbid depression and chronic pain." The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 2010; 198(8): 597-600.
Foster, D.; Kotok, M.; Huang L.; Watts A.; Oakes, D.; Howard, F.; Poleshuck, E.; Stodgell, C.; Dworkin, R. "Oral Desipramine and Topical Lidocaine for Vulvodynia: A Randomized Controlled Trial." Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2010; 116(3): 583-593.
Poleshuck, E.L.; Bair, M.J.; Kroenke, K.; Watts, A.; Tu, X.; & Giles, D.E. "Pain and Depression in Gynecology Patients". Psychosomatics. 2009; 50: 270-276.
Poleshuck, E.L.; Talbot, N.E.; Su, H.; Tu, X.; Chaudron, L.; Gamble, S.; & Giles, D.E. "Pain as a predictor of depression treatment outcomes in women with childhood sexual abuse." Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2009; 50: 215-220.
Poleshuck EL, Bair MJ, Kroenke K, Damush TM, Tu W, Wu J, Krebs EE, Giles DE. "Psychosocial stress and anxiety in musculoskeletal pain patients with and without depression." General hospital psychiatry. 2009 31(2):116-22. Epub 2008 Nov 22.
Poleshuck, E.L.; & Green, C. "Socioeconomic disadvantage and pain". Pain. 2008; 3: 235-238.
2006 Sep
Poleshuck EL, Katz J, Andrus CH, Hogan LA, Jung BF, Kulick DI, Dworkin RH. "Risk factors for chronic pain following breast cancer surgery: a prospective study." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society. 2006 Sep; 7(9):626-34.
2006 Mar
Poleshuck EL, Giles DE, Tu X. "Pain and depressive symptoms among financially disadvantaged women's health patients." Journal of women's health. 2006 Mar; 15(2):182-93.
2005 Feb
Poleshuck EL, Dworkin RH, Howard FM, Foster DC, Shields CG, Giles DE, Tu X. "Contributions of physical and sexual abuse to women's experiences with chronic pelvic pain." The Journal of reproductive medicine. 2005 Feb; 50(2):91-100.
Katz J, Poleshuck EL, Andrus CH, Hogan LA, Jung BF, Kulick DI, Dworkin RH. "Risk factors for acute pain and its persistence following breast cancer surgery." Pain. 2005 119(1-3):16-25. Epub 2005 Nov 17.
Gamble, SA; Smith, PN; Poleshuck, EL; He, H; Talbot, NL. "Domain-specific social functioning improvements during treatment of depressed women with histories of childhood sexual abuse". Journal of Affective Disorders. .


Poleshuck, E.L.. "Women's health and the role of primary care psychology". The primary care consultant: The next frontier for psychologists in hospital. L.C. James & R.A. Folen. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association., 2005. 217-241
Poleshuck, E.L., & Dworkin, R.H.. "Risk factors for chronic pain and their implications for prevention". Psychosocial and psychiatric aspects of pain: Handbook for health care providers. R.H. Dworkin & W.S. Breitbart. Seattle, WA: International Association for the Study of Pain Press, 2004. pg. 589-606