C M Morin

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and pharmacological therapies for late-life insomnia: a randomized controlled trial
    C M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA 281:991-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia associated with traumatic brain injury: a single-case experimental design
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Axe de Recherche en Traumatologie et Médecine d Urgence, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier affilié universitaire de Québec, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1581-92. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic taper with or without self-help treatment of insomnia: a randomized clinical trial
    Geneviève Belleville
    Departement de Psychologie, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:325-35. 2007
  4. pmc [Insomnia and increased use of sleep medication among seniors: problems and alternative treatment]
    Lynda Belanger
    L Ecole de Psychologie, l Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:968-73. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined therapeutics for insomnia: should our first approach be behavioral or pharmacological?
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Sleep Med 7:S15-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Chronic insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Lancet 379:1129-41. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insomnia and its treatment in Canada
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 56:540-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of benzodiazepine use in individuals with insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 5:457-62. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after discontinuation of benzodiazepines for insomnia: a survival analysis of relapse
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Behav Res Ther 43:1-14. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral approaches to the treatment of insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:33-40. 2004

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and pharmacological therapies for late-life insomnia: a randomized controlled trial
    C M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA 281:991-9. 1999
    ..Behavioral and pharmacological treatments have their benefits and limitations, but no placebo-controlled study has compared their separate and combined effects for late-life insomnia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia associated with traumatic brain injury: a single-case experimental design
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Axe de Recherche en Traumatologie et Médecine d Urgence, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier affilié universitaire de Québec, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1581-92. 2007
    ..To test the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for insomnia in persons having sustained traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypnotic taper with or without self-help treatment of insomnia: a randomized clinical trial
    Geneviève Belleville
    Departement de Psychologie, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:325-35. 2007
    ..The addition of a self-help treatment focusing on insomnia, a readily available and cost-effective alternative to individual psychotherapy, produced greater sleep improvement...
  4. pmc [Insomnia and increased use of sleep medication among seniors: problems and alternative treatment]
    Lynda Belanger
    L Ecole de Psychologie, l Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:968-73. 2006
    ..To investigate the problem of insomnia and increased used of sleep medication among seniors and to look at an alternative form of treatment (cognitive-behavioural therapy [CBT]) that has been adapted specifically for this population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined therapeutics for insomnia: should our first approach be behavioral or pharmacological?
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Sleep Med 7:S15-9. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Chronic insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Lancet 379:1129-41. 2012
    ..Combined CBT and drug treatment can optimise outcomes, although evidence to guide clinical practice on the best way to integrate these approaches is scarce...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insomnia and its treatment in Canada
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 56:540-8. 2011
    ..To estimate the prevalence of insomnia and examine its correlates (for example, demographics and physical and mental health) and treatments...
  8. ncbi request reprint Correlates of benzodiazepine use in individuals with insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 5:457-62. 2004
    ..Although benzodiazepines (BZDs) are commonly used in the treatment of insomnia, there is little information about psychological, health, and sociodemographic correlates associated with their use...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after discontinuation of benzodiazepines for insomnia: a survival analysis of relapse
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Behav Res Ther 43:1-14. 2005
    ..In conclusion, there is a substantial relapse rate following BZD discontinuation among prolonged users. CBT booster sessions might enhance compliance with CBT and prove useful in preventing relapse...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral approaches to the treatment of insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:33-40. 2004
    ..Some clinical and practical issues that often arise when implementing this therapeutic approach for insomnia are also discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-help treatment for insomnia: a randomized controlled trial
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 28:1319-27. 2005
    ..Insomnia is a prevalent health complaint that often remains untreated. Several interventions are efficacious but they are not widely available. This study evaluated the efficacy of a self-help behavioral intervention for insomnia...
  12. doi request reprint The natural history of insomnia: a population-based 3-year longitudinal study
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Quebec City, QC G1K 0A6, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 169:447-53. 2009
    ..The extent to which episodes of insomnia will persist or remit over time is difficult to predict. We examined the natural history of insomnia and describe the most common trajectories over 3 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Valerian-hops combination and diphenhydramine for treating insomnia: a randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 28:1465-71. 2005
    ..Although it is often self-treated with herbal and dietary supplements or with over-the-counter sleep aids, there is still little evidence on the efficacy and safety of those products...
  14. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of insomnia: prevalence, self-help treatments, consultations, and determinants of help-seeking behaviors
    C M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, and Centre de recherche du CHA Hôpital du Saint Sacrement, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 7:123-30. 2006
    ..To estimate the prevalence of insomnia symptoms and syndrome in the general population, describe the types of self-help treatments and consultations initiated for insomnia, and examine help-seeking determinants...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychological and behavioral treatment of insomnia:update of the recent evidence (1998-2004)
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 29:1398-414. 2006
    ..As with the original paper, this review was conducted by a task force commissioned by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine in order to update its practice parameters on psychological and behavioral therapies for insomnia...
  16. pmc Dysfunctional beliefs and attitudes about sleep (DBAS): validation of a brief version (DBAS-16)
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 30:1547-54. 2007
    ..This paper presents new psychometric data on an abbreviated version of the Dysfunctional Beliefs and Attitudes about Sleep Scale (DBAS-16), a 16-item self-report measure designed to evaluate a subset of those sleep related cognitions...
  17. pmc Cognitive behavioral therapy, singly and combined with medication, for persistent insomnia: a randomized controlled trial
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon F A S, Quebec, Quebec, Canada G1K 0A6
    JAMA 301:2005-15. 2009
    ..It is unclear whether combined or maintenance therapies would enhance outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of supervised tapering and cognitive behavior therapy to facilitate benzodiazepine discontinuation in older adults with chronic insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 161:332-42. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the effectiveness of a supervised benzodiazepine taper, singly and combined with cognitive behavior therapy, for benzodiazepine discontinuation in older adults with chronic insomnia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Are changes in beliefs and attitudes about sleep related to sleep improvements in the treatment of insomnia?
    C M Morin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 40:741-52. 2002
    ..These findings highlight the importance of targeting sleep-related beliefs and attitudes in the treatment of insomnia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects of temazepam in older adults with chronic insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Hum Psychopharmacol 18:75-82. 2003
    ..Benzodiazepine-hypnotics are frequently used for treating insomnia in older adults; however, there is little information about adverse effects associated with their usage over several weeks, particularly in this segment of the population...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Psychological vulnerability to insomnia]
    C M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon F A S, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 157:S67-70. 2001
    ..We also discuss different types of evidence supporting the notion of psychological vulnerability in insomnia. Finally, we examine the clinical implications and propose avenues of future research...
  22. ncbi request reprint Role of stress, arousal, and coping skills in primary insomnia
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Ecole de Psychologie, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 65:259-67. 2003
    ..The present study examined the relationship of stress and coping skills, and the potential mediating role of presleep arousal, to sleep patterns in good sleepers and insomnia sufferers...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nonpharmacological treatment of late-life insomnia
    C M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 46:103-16. 1999
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Measuring outcomes in randomized clinical trials of insomnia treatments
    Charles M Morin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med Rev 7:263-79. 2003
    ..The need to evaluate outcome from multiple perspectives and to develop a core-assessment battery that would consider efficacy, clinical significance, and cost-effectiveness are discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Hypnotic discontinuation in chronic insomnia: impact of psychological distress, readiness to change, and self-efficacy
    Geneviève Belleville
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Centre de Recherche Universite Laval Robert Giffard, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 27:239-48. 2008
    ....
  26. pmc Incidence and risk factors of insomnia in a population-based sample
    Mélanie LeBlanc
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 32:1027-37. 2009
    ..This study estimated the incidence of insomnia and examined potential risk factors in a cohort of good sleepers followed over a one-year period...
  27. doi request reprint Insomnia and its relationship to health-care utilization, work absenteeism, productivity and accidents
    M Daley
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada G1K 0A6
    Sleep Med 10:427-38. 2009
    ..To document and provide a micro analysis of the relationship between insomnia and health problems, health-care use, absenteeism, productivity and accidents...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sequential treatment for chronic insomnia: a pilot study
    Annie Vallières
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Sleep Med 2:94-112. 2004
    ..Additional clinical trials should be conducted with larger samples to replicate these preliminary findings...
  29. pmc Family history of insomnia in a population-based sample
    Simon Beaulieu-Bonneau
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 30:1739-45. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy and adherence to cognitive-behavioral treatment of insomnia
    Sébastien Bouchard
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Sleep Med 1:187-99. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that self-efficacy perceptions are useful in predicting adherence to CBT of insomnia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, clinical characteristics, and risk factors for insomnia in the context of breast cancer
    J Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, L Hôtel Dieu de Québec, Canada
    Sleep 24:583-90. 2001
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Prevalence, natural course, and risk factors of insomnia comorbid with cancer over a 2-month period
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1R 2J6
    J Clin Oncol 27:5233-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence, natural course, and risk factors of insomnia comorbid with cancer over a 2-month period...
  33. ncbi request reprint Insomnia in patients with traumatic brain injury: frequency, characteristics, and risk factors
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:199-212. 2006
    ..PARTICIPANTS AND PROCEDURE: Four hundred fifty-two participants aged 16 years and older with minor to severe TBI answered a questionnaire pertaining to quality of sleep and fatigue...
  34. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of sleep changes in control groups of insomnia treatment trials
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Sleep Res 16:77-84. 2007
    ..Further research directly comparing placebo groups and untreated groups from the same randomized trials remains necessary...
  35. doi request reprint Sleep spindles in chronic psychophysiological insomnia
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada G1V 0A6
    J Psychosom Res 66:59-65. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to document one aspect of sleep protection in chronic insomnia sufferers: the number and density of sleep spindles in Stage 2 sleep...
  36. ncbi request reprint Subjective and objective measures of insomnia in the context of traumatic brain injury: a preliminary study
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    Sleep Med 7:486-97. 2006
    ..To compare subjective and objective measures of sleep in traumatic brain injury patients (TBI) suffering from insomnia and in controls...
  37. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine discontinuation among adults with GAD: A randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Patrick Gosselin
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:908-19. 2006
    ..The number of patients who no longer met GAD criteria was also greater in the CBT condition. The addition of specific CBT components thus seemed to facilitate benzodiazepine tapering among patients with GAD...
  38. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial on cognitive therapy for depression in women with metastatic breast cancer: psychological and immunological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 4:219-37. 2006
    ..This study assessed the efficacy of CT for depression administered individually in women with metastatic breast cancer and its effect on immune function...
  39. doi request reprint Spontaneous K-complexes in chronic psychophysiological insomnia
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 67:117-25. 2009
    ..Specifically, the number and density of spontaneous K-complexes were studied in psychophysiological insomnia sufferers...
  40. pmc Chronic psychophysiological insomnia: hyperarousal and/or inhibition deficits? An ERPs investigation
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 31:887-98. 2008
    ..The event-related potentials (ERPs) N1, P2, and N350 are useful indexes of arousal. The objective is to compare these ERPs in primary chronic psychophysiological insomniacs (INS) and good sleepers (GS) during multiple recordings...
  41. ncbi request reprint Psychological and health-related quality of life factors associated with insomnia in a population-based sample
    Mélanie LeBlanc
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 63:157-66. 2007
    ..This study examined the relationship of psychological and health-related quality of life variables to insomnia in a population-based sample...
  42. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in women treated for nonmetastatic breast cancer
    Catherine Quesnel
    School of Psychology and Cancer Research Centre, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:189-200. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that cognitive-behavioral therapy, previously found effective for primary insomnia, is also of clinical benefit for insomnia secondary to cancer...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia associated with traumatic brain injury: a single-case study
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre d Etude des Troubles du Sommeil, Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1298-302. 2004
    ..To test the efficacy of a cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for insomnia with a patient with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia: comparison of individual therapy, group therapy, and telephone consultations
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Ste Foy, PQ, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:653-9. 2004
    ..These results suggest that group therapy and telephone consultations represent cost-effective alternatives to individual therapy for the management of insomnia...
  45. ncbi request reprint Sleep EEG power spectra, insomnia, and chronic use of benzodiazepines
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 26:313-7. 2003
    ..The present study examined the sleep microstructure in relation to insomnia and chronic use of benzodiazepines in older adults...
  46. ncbi request reprint Chronic insomnia and immune functioning
    Josee Savard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 65:211-21. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether clinical insomnia is associated with immune alterations by comparing immune functioning between patients with chronic insomnia and good sleepers...
  47. ncbi request reprint Precipitating factors of insomnia
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre d Etude des Troubles du Sommeil, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Sleep Med 2:50-62. 2004
    ..These events differed with the age of onset of insomnia but not with the gender of participants. These findings are useful to identify potential risk factors for insomnia and improve our understanding of the natural history of insomnia...
  48. ncbi request reprint Insomnia following traumatic brain injury: a review
    Marie Christine Ouellet
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre d Etude des Troubles du Sommeil, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:187-98. 2004
    ..Increased knowledge about the high prevalence, diagnosis, and potential etiological factors of insomnia following TBI may promote a better identification, evaluation, and treatment of sleeping difficulties in this population...
  49. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and generalized anxiety disorder: effects of cognitive behavior therapy for gad on insomnia symptoms
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Laval, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Anxiety Disord 18:561-71. 2004
    ..Results indicate that this CBT package for GAD does have a significant impact on sleep quality even if sleep disturbances were not specifically addressed during treatment...
  50. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy and compliance with benzodiazepine taper in older adults with chronic insomnia
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 24:281-7. 2005
    ..These results have important clinical implications because SE may indicate key time points when patients are experiencing more difficulty during discontinuation...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cognitive performance and sleep quality in the elderly suffering from chronic insomnia. Relationship between objective and subjective measures
    Celyne H Bastien
    Ecole de Psychologie and Centre d Etude des Troubles du Sommeil, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Psychosom Res 54:39-49. 2003
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insomnia and its associated factors in elderly long-term care residents
    Philippe Voyer
    Faculty of Nursing, Laval University, Quebec City, Que, Canada
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 42:1-20. 2006
    ..Alternative interventions to benzodiazepine drugs, which are suited to long-term care residents while tailored to these specific care settings, should be developed...
  53. ncbi request reprint Sequential combinations of drug and cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic insomnia: an exploratory study
    Annie Vallières
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon FAS, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Behav Res Ther 43:1611-30. 2005
    ..Also, a sequence beginning with a combined treatment followed by CBT alone seems to produce the best outcome. Additional research should be conducted with larger samples to determine the most effective sequence...
  54. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part I: Sleep and psychological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, G1R 2J6 Canada
    J Clin Oncol 23:6083-96. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part II: Immunologic effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1R 2J6
    J Clin Oncol 23:6097-106. 2005
    ..Previous analyses of this study showed that CBT was associated with improved sleep and quality of life, and reduced psychological distress...
  56. pmc Discontinuation of benzodiazepines among older insomniac adults treated with cognitive-behavioural therapy combined with gradual tapering: a randomized trial
    Lucie Baillargeon
    Department of Family Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Que
    CMAJ 169:1015-20. 2003
    ..We compared the efficacy of tapering plus cognitive-behavioural therapy for insomnia with tapering alone in reducing the use of hypnotics by older adults with insomnia...
  57. ncbi request reprint Nonpharmacologic treatment of chronic insomnia. An American Academy of Sleep Medicine review
    C M Morin
    , Ecole de Psychologie, Ste-Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 22:1134-56. 1999
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint The association between nocturnal hot flashes and sleep in breast cancer survivors
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center and School of Psychology, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:513-22. 2004
    ..Nocturnal hot flashes, or their underlying mechanisms, should be considered as potential contributors to sleep disruption in women with breast cancer who report poor sleep...
  59. pmc Nighttime blood pressure in normotensive subjects with chronic insomnia: implications for cardiovascular risk
    Paola A Lanfranchi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal and Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 32:760-6. 2009
    ..To assess as whether insomniacs have higher nighttime blood pressure (BP) and a blunted day-to-night BP reduction, recognized markers of increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  60. ncbi request reprint Insomnia in the context of cancer: a review of a neglected problem
    J Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 19:895-908. 2001
    ..However, the efficacy of these treatments has yet to be verified specifically in cancer patients...
  61. pmc The economic burden of insomnia: direct and indirect costs for individuals with insomnia syndrome, insomnia symptoms, and good sleepers
    Meagan Daley
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 32:55-64. 2009
    ..This study estimated from a societal perspective the direct and indirect costs of insomnia...
  62. ncbi request reprint Actigraphy in the assessment of insomnia
    Annie Vallières
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 26:902-6. 2003
    ..The present study explores the clinical utility and sensitivity of actigraphy as an outcome measure in the treatment of chronic insomnia...
  63. pmc Generalized anxiety disorder and health care use
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre de Recherche Robert Giffard, Laval University in Quebec City, Que
    Can Fam Physician 51:1362-3. 2005
    ..To examine self-reported health care use and health care-seeking behaviour of patients meeting DSM-IV's diagnostic criteria for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  64. doi request reprint [Sensitivity and specificity of the worry and anxiety questionnaire (WAQ) in a sample of health-care users in the province of Quebec]
    G Belleville
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Encephale 34:240-8. 2008
    ..The worry and anxiety questionnaire (WAQ) is a questionnaire assessing specific GAD symptoms, as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-4th Edition (DSM-IV)...
  65. doi request reprint The use of natural products for sleep: A common practice?
    M Montserrat Sánchez-Ortuño
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Quebec City, Que, Canada
    Sleep Med 10:982-7. 2009
    ..This study aimed at examining the frequency of natural products' use for sleep and their correlates in a population-based sample...
  66. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of insomnia using cognitive therapy
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Sleep Med 4:179-198. 2006
    ..Future directions include the need to refine cognitive interventions and to examine the unique contribution of this therapeutic component to the overall efficacy of multifaceted cognitive-behavioral therapy...
  67. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical effectiveness trial of nurse-administered small-group cognitive behavior therapy for persistent insomnia in general practice
    Colin A Espie
    University of Glasgow Sleep Research Laboratory, Southern General Hospital, Scotland, UK
    Sleep 30:574-84. 2007
    ..This study investigates the clinical effectiveness and the feasibility of applying cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) methods for insomnia in primary care...
  68. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for a standard research assessment of insomnia
    Daniel J Buysse
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Sleep 29:1155-73. 2006
    ..To present expert consensus recommendations for a standard set of research assessments in insomnia, reporting standards for these assessments, and recommendations for future research...
  69. ncbi request reprint Variability and predictability in sleep patterns of chronic insomniacs
    Annie Vallières
    Neuropsychological Institute of Biological Research, Sackler Institute of Psychobiological Research, Southern General Hospital, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    J Sleep Res 14:447-53. 2005
    ..Additional research is needed to characterize those sleep patterns in terms of clinical features and temporal course...
  70. ncbi request reprint Derivation of research diagnostic criteria for insomnia: report of an American Academy of Sleep Medicine Work Group
    Jack D Edinger
    VA Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Sleep 27:1567-96. 2004
    ..This report outlines the WG's findings, the insomnia RDC derived, and research assessment procedures the WG recommends for identifying study participants who meet these RDC...
  71. ncbi request reprint Insomnia treatment: taking a broader perspective on efficacy and cost-effectiveness issues
    Charles M Morin
    Sleep Med Rev 8:3-6. 2004

Research Grants9

  1. Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Insomnia: Component Analysis & Treatment Mechanism
    Charles Morin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The long-term objective is to contribute to the development and dissemination of evidence-based treatments for chronic insomnia and its common comorbidities. ..
  2. Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Insomnia: Component Analysis & Treatment Mechanism
    Charles M Morin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long-term objective is to contribute to the development and dissemination of evidence-based treatments for chronic insomnia and its common comorbidities. ..
  3. BEHAVIORAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL TREATMENT FOR INSOMNIA
    Charles Morin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  4. Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Insomnia: Component Analysis & Treatment Mechanism
    Charles Morin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term objective is to contribute to the development and dissemination of evidence-based treatments for chronic insomnia and its common comorbidities. ..