Oskar G Jenni

Summary

Affiliation: University Children's Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cycled light exposure reduces fussing and crying in very preterm infants
    Caroline Guyer
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 130:e145-51. 2012
  2. doi request reprint [The clumsy child]
    O Jenni
    Abteilung Entwicklungspädiatrie, Kinderspital Zurich
    Ther Umsch 69:459-65. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Correlations between motor and intellectual functions in normally developing children between 7 and 18 years
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Neuropsychol 38:98-113. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Intra-individual stability of neuromotor tasks from 6 to 18 years: a longitudinal study
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Hum Mov Sci 30:1272-82. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration from ages 1 to 10 years: variability and stability in comparison with growth
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 120:e769-76. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Cultural issues in children's sleep: a model for clinical practice
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatr Clin North Am 58:755-63. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Mapping the electrophysiological marker of sleep depth reveals skill maturation in children and adolescents
    Salomé Kurth
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstr 75, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 63:959-65. 2012
  8. pmc The sleep EEG as a marker of intellectual ability in school age children
    Anja Geiger
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 34:181-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Neuromotor development in children. Part 3: motor performance in 3- to 5-year-olds
    Tanja H Kakebeeke
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:248-56. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Impaired neuromotor outcome in school-age children with congenital hypothyroidism receiving early high-dose substitution treatment
    Annik Hauri-Hohl
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
    Pediatr Res 70:614-8. 2011

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Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Cycled light exposure reduces fussing and crying in very preterm infants
    Caroline Guyer
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 130:e145-51. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint [The clumsy child]
    O Jenni
    Abteilung Entwicklungspädiatrie, Kinderspital Zurich
    Ther Umsch 69:459-65. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Correlations between motor and intellectual functions in normally developing children between 7 and 18 years
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Neuropsychol 38:98-113. 2013
    ..However, because the magnitude of correlations is generally weak, we suggest that motor and intellectual domains in healthy children are largely independent...
  4. doi request reprint Intra-individual stability of neuromotor tasks from 6 to 18 years: a longitudinal study
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Hum Mov Sci 30:1272-82. 2011
    ..72 and .86). We conclude that the moderately stable HFT and CAM may reflect "motor traits", while the stability of the pegboard and balance tasks is weaker because these skills are more experience related and state-dependent...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration from ages 1 to 10 years: variability and stability in comparison with growth
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 120:e769-76. 2007
    ..Our goal was to describe the variability of sleep duration (time in bed per 24 hours) in healthy children from 1 to 10 years of age in comparison with growth measures...
  6. doi request reprint Cultural issues in children's sleep: a model for clinical practice
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatr Clin North Am 58:755-63. 2011
    ..Recognizing the culture in which children and their families live may eventually lead to better compliance and higher success rates of treatment interventions...
  7. doi request reprint Mapping the electrophysiological marker of sleep depth reveals skill maturation in children and adolescents
    Salomé Kurth
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstr 75, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 63:959-65. 2012
    ..Thus, SWA topography may serve as a promising neuroimaging tool with prognostic potential. Finally, our data suggest that deep sleep SWA in humans is involved in cortical development that optimizes performance...
  8. pmc The sleep EEG as a marker of intellectual ability in school age children
    Anja Geiger
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 34:181-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the within-subject stability in the sleep EEG and the association between the sleep EEG and intellectual abilities in 9- to 12-year-old children...
  9. doi request reprint Neuromotor development in children. Part 3: motor performance in 3- to 5-year-olds
    Tanja H Kakebeeke
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:248-56. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Impaired neuromotor outcome in school-age children with congenital hypothyroidism receiving early high-dose substitution treatment
    Annik Hauri-Hohl
    Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
    Pediatr Res 70:614-8. 2011
    ..We conclude that severe CH can cause neuromotor deficits persisting into adolescence. These deficits cannot completely be reversed by postnatal treatment, but earlier age at treatment may reduce the degree of impairment...
  11. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of bed sharing and sleep problems among Swiss children in the first 10 years of life
    Oskar G Jenni
    Department of Pediatrics, Growth and Development Center, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 115:233-40. 2005
    ..To study age trends, long-term course and secular changes of bed-sharing practices, and sleep problems among Swiss families...
  12. doi request reprint Sleep electroencephalography topography and children's intellectual ability
    Anja Geiger
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroreport 23:93-7. 2012
    ..Thus, neurobiological correlates of intelligence during sleep may exhibit brain region-specific patterns...
  13. doi request reprint Anatomical markers of sleep slow wave activity derived from structural magnetic resonance images
    Andreas Buchmann
    University Children s Hospital, Child Development and Pediatric Sleep Disorders Center, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 20:506-13. 2011
    ..We discuss the possible role of white matter tracts on the synchronization of slow waves across the cortex...
  14. doi request reprint EEG sleep slow-wave activity as a mirror of cortical maturation
    Andreas Buchmann
    Children s Hospital, University of Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Cereb Cortex 21:607-15. 2011
    ..We propose that in particular, sleep SWA represents a good marker for structural changes in neuronal networks reflecting cortical maturation during adolescence...
  15. doi request reprint Association between sleep duration and intelligence scores in healthy children
    Anja Geiger
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Psychol 46:949-54. 2010
    ..In the light of the neural efficiency hypothesis, the current results argue for an extension of the original theory-referring not only to daytime but also to nighttime behavior...
  16. doi request reprint Topography of sleep slow wave activity in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Maya Ringli
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cortex 49:340-7. 2013
    ..We compared the sleep EEG of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) with healthy controls to explore differences in sleep SWA...
  17. doi request reprint Children with congenital hypothyroidism: long-term intellectual outcome after early high-dose treatment
    Anastasia Dimitropoulos
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich 8032, Switzerland
    Pediatr Res 65:242-8. 2009
    ..Those adolescents with athyreosis and lower SES are at particular risk for adverse outcome. Therefore, early detection of intellectual deficits is mandatory in children with CH...
  18. doi request reprint Development of neuromotor functions in very low birth weight children from six to 10 years of age: patterns of change
    Giancarlo Natalucci
    Child Development Centre, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Neonatology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Acta Paediatr 102:809-14. 2013
    ..To assess patterns of change for different neuromotor functions in very low birth weight (VLBW) children during school age and to identify factors associated with improvement...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of valproic acid on sleep in children with epilepsy
    Bernhard Schmitt
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Epilepsia 50:1860-7. 2009
    ..Parents frequently report increased sleep duration in their children during treatment with valproic acid (VPA). We assessed sleep duration and sleep behavior before and after tapering VPA in children treated for more than 6 months...
  20. pmc Assessment of chronotype in four- to eleven-year-old children: reliability and validity of the Children's Chronotype Questionnaire (CCTQ)
    Helene Werner
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Chronobiol Int 26:992-1014. 2009
    ..Overall, the findings indicate moderate to strong agreement between the three measures, adequate associations between chronotype measures and sleep/wake parameters assessed by actigraphy, and excellent temporal stability (reliability)...
  21. pmc Mapping of cortical activity in the first two decades of life: a high-density sleep electroencephalogram study
    Salomé Kurth
    Child Development Center, Children s University Hospital Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Neurosci 30:13211-9. 2010
    ..Thus, SWA might reflect the underlying processes of cortical maturation. In the future, sleep SWA assessments may be used as a clinical tool to detect aberrations in cortical maturation...
  22. doi request reprint Sleep, intelligence and cognition in a developmental context: differentiation between traits and state-dependent aspects
    Anja Geiger
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Prog Brain Res 185:167-79. 2010
    ..Research must differentiate between aspects related to general underlying traits and those aspects that are characterized by state-dependent fluctuations...
  23. doi request reprint Impaired slow wave sleep downscaling in encephalopathy with status epilepticus during sleep (ESES)
    Bigna K Bölsterli
    Division of Clinical Neurophysiology, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1779-87. 2011
    ..The synaptic homeostasis hypothesis predicts that the strength of synapses is decreased during sleep. The slope of slow waves during NREM sleep best reflects this "downscaling"...
  24. pmc Understanding sleep-wake behavior and sleep disorders in children: the value of a model
    Oskar G Jenni
    Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:282-7. 2006
    ..This review highlights the recent research examining bioregulatory sleep mechanisms during development and provides a model for predicting sleep-wake behavior in young humans...
  25. doi request reprint Agreement rates between actigraphy, diary, and questionnaire for children's sleep patterns
    Helene Werner
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:350-8. 2008
    ..To describe sleep-wake patterns in kindergarten children by measures derived from questionnaire, diary, and actigraphy and to report rates of agreement between methods according to Bland and Altman...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration from infancy to adolescence: reference values and generational trends
    Ivo Iglowstein
    Growth and Development Center, University Children s Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 111:302-7. 2003
    ....
  27. doi request reprint The role of birthweight discordance in the intellectual and motor outcome for triplets at early school age
    Giancarlo Natalucci
    Child Development Centre, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 53:822-8. 2011
    ..We assessed motor and intellectual outcome in triplets at school age and investigated the predictive value of perinatal and demographic factors...
  28. doi request reprint Development of motor speed and associated movements from 5 to 18 years
    Theo Gasser
    Department of Biostatistics, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:256-63. 2010
    ..To study the development of motor speed and associated movements in participants aged 5 to 18 years for age, sex, and laterality...
  29. pmc Characteristics of sleep slow waves in children and adolescents
    Salomé Kurth
    Child Development Center, University Childrens Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep 33:475-80. 2010
    ..This study provides a detailed description of sleep slow waves of prepubertal children and mature adolescents to better understand the mechanisms underlying the decrease of activity in the slow-wave frequency range across puberty...
  30. pmc Do Parental Expectations Play a Role in Children's Sleep and Mothers' Distress? An Exploration of the Goodness of Fit Concept in 54 Mother-Child Dyads
    Helene Werner
    Child Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Sleep Disord 2011:104832. 2011
    ..05). We conclude that parental expectations about their children's sleep play a key role in understanding normal and abnormal sleep during childhood...
  31. ncbi request reprint Development of the 24-h rest-activity pattern in human infants
    Oskar G Jenni
    Growth and Development Center, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Steinwiesstrasse 75, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Infant Behav Dev 29:143-52. 2006
    ..Miniaturized actigraphs are ideal tools for long-term longitudinal monitoring of rest-activity behavior in infants...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol on sleep and the sleep electroencephalogram in healthy young women
    Eliza van Reen
    E P Bradley Hospital Chronobiology and Sleep Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:974-81. 2006
    ..Our specific aim was to determine whether sleep stage variables and/or spectral characteristics of the sleep EEG are altered by alcohol administration in women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Development of the nocturnal sleep electroencephalogram in human infants
    Oskar G Jenni
    Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 286:R528-38. 2004
    ..Theta activity and not delta activity seems to reflect the dissipation of sleep propensity during infancy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Regulation of adolescent sleep: implications for behavior
    Mary A Carskadon
    E P Bradley Hospital Sleep Research Laboratory, Brown Medical School, 300 Duncan Drive, Providence, RI 02906 USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:276-91. 2004
    ..This pattern is associated with increased risks for excessive sleepiness, difficulty with mood regulation, impaired academic performance, learning difficulties, school tardiness and absenteeism, and accidents and injuries...
  35. ncbi request reprint Spectral analysis of the sleep electroencephalogram during adolescence
    Oskar G Jenni
    E P Bradley Hospital Chronobiology and Sleep Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Sleep 27:774-83. 2004
    ..6-4.6 Hz, a marker for sleep homeostatic pressure) in prepubertal and mature adolescents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Children's sleep: an interplay between culture and biology
    Oskar G Jenni
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, E P Bradley Hospital Chronobiology and Sleep Research Laboratory, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 115:204-16. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Regional differences of the sleep electroencephalogram in adolescents
    Oskar G Jenni
    E P Bradley Hospital Chronobiology and Sleep Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    J Sleep Res 14:141-7. 2005
    ..These results indicate that the nocturnal dynamics of sleep homeostasis are independent of derivation and remain stable across puberty...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sleep tendency during extended wakefulness: insights into adolescent sleep regulation and behavior
    Daniel J Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA
    J Sleep Res 14:239-44. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Sleep behaviour in preterm children from birth to age 10 years: a longitudinal study
    Ivo Iglowstein
    Child Development Centre, Department of Paediatrics, University Children s Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Acta Paediatr 95:1691-3. 2006
    ..To study clinically relevant aspects of sleep behaviour in preterm children in comparison to term children...