Sakari Lemola

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Morning cortisol secretion in school-age children is related to the sleep pattern of the preceding night
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 52:297-301. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents' electronic media use at night, sleep disturbance, and depressive symptoms in the smartphone age
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    J Youth Adolesc 44:405-18. 2015
  3. pmc Variability of sleep duration is related to subjective sleep quality and subjective well-being: an actigraphy study
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e71292. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Optimism and self-esteem are related to sleep. Results from a large community-based sample
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Med 20:567-71. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The course of subjective sleep quality in middle and old adulthood and its relation to physical health
    Sakari Lemola
    Correspondence should be addressed to Sakari Lemola, Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:721-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Interparental conflict and early adolescents' aggression: is irregular sleep a vulnerability factor?
    Sakari Lemola
    University of Basel, Department of Psychology, Basel, Switzerland
    J Adolesc 35:97-105. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation during pregnancy and relapse after childbirth: the impact of the grandmother's smoking status
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Personality and Developmental Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Matern Child Health J 12:525-33. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Drinking and smoking in pregnancy: what questions do Swiss physicians ask?
    S Lemola
    Department of Personality and Development Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:66-9. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Adolescents with greater mental toughness show higher sleep efficiency, more deep sleep and fewer awakenings after sleep onset
    Serge Brand
    Center for Affective, Stress and Sleep Disorders, Psychiatric Hospital of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:109-13. 2014
  10. doi request reprint The role of sleep and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis for behavioral and emotional problems in very preterm children during middle childhood
    Nadine Perkinson-Gloor
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychiatr Res 60:141-7. 2015

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Morning cortisol secretion in school-age children is related to the sleep pattern of the preceding night
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 52:297-301. 2015
    ..In addition, morning cortisol secretion linearly increased with age. In conclusion, associations of sleep disturbance with poor mental health may be confounded with altered HPAA-activity. ..
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents' electronic media use at night, sleep disturbance, and depressive symptoms in the smartphone age
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    J Youth Adolesc 44:405-18. 2015
    ..Sleep difficulties were the more important mediator than sleep duration. The results of this study suggest that adolescents might benefit from education regarding sleep hygiene and the risks of electronic media use at night. ..
  3. pmc Variability of sleep duration is related to subjective sleep quality and subjective well-being: an actigraphy study
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 8:e71292. 2013
    ..The findings show that great day-to-day variability in sleep duration--more than average sleep duration--is related to poor subjective sleep quality and poor subjective well-being...
  4. doi request reprint Optimism and self-esteem are related to sleep. Results from a large community-based sample
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Med 20:567-71. 2013
    ..There is evidence that positive personality characteristics, such as optimism and self-esteem, are important for health. Less is known about possible determinants of positive personality characteristics...
  5. doi request reprint The course of subjective sleep quality in middle and old adulthood and its relation to physical health
    Sakari Lemola
    Correspondence should be addressed to Sakari Lemola, Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:721-9. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Interparental conflict and early adolescents' aggression: is irregular sleep a vulnerability factor?
    Sakari Lemola
    University of Basel, Department of Psychology, Basel, Switzerland
    J Adolesc 35:97-105. 2012
    ..Findings are consistent with the hypothesis that irregular sleep is a vulnerability factor for early adolescents' aggression and underscore the importance of sufficient and regular sleep for resilience...
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation during pregnancy and relapse after childbirth: the impact of the grandmother's smoking status
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Personality and Developmental Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Matern Child Health J 12:525-33. 2008
    ..It was investigated whether the smoking status of the women's parents and parents-in-law has an impact on smoking cessation during pregnancy and relapse after birth above the smoking status of the husband...
  8. ncbi request reprint Drinking and smoking in pregnancy: what questions do Swiss physicians ask?
    S Lemola
    Department of Personality and Development Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:66-9. 2007
    ..It was investigated whether physicians and midwives in Switzerland ask pregnant women about their drinking and smoking habits...
  9. doi request reprint Adolescents with greater mental toughness show higher sleep efficiency, more deep sleep and fewer awakenings after sleep onset
    Serge Brand
    Center for Affective, Stress and Sleep Disorders, Psychiatric Hospital of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:109-13. 2014
    ..However, research has not yet focused on the relation between MT and objective sleep. The aim of the present study was therefore to explore the extent to which greater MT is associated with objectively assessed sleep among adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint The role of sleep and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis for behavioral and emotional problems in very preterm children during middle childhood
    Nadine Perkinson-Gloor
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychiatr Res 60:141-7. 2015
    ..This result points to the importance of restorative sleep for the behavioral and emotional development of very preterm children during middle childhood. ..
  11. doi request reprint Are adolescents with high mental toughness levels more resilient against stress?
    Markus Gerber
    Institute of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Stress Health 29:164-71. 2013
    ..Because mental toughness is part of young people's daily speech, it may serve as a less academic resource than other health psychology concepts...
  12. doi request reprint Sleep duration, positive attitude toward life, and academic achievement: the role of daytime tiredness, behavioral persistence, and school start times
    Nadine Perkinson-Gloor
    University of Basel, Department of Psychology, Missionsstrasse 62a, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    J Adolesc 36:311-8. 2013
    ..Students who started school 20 min later received reliably more sleep and reported less tiredness...
  13. doi request reprint Control beliefs are related to smoking prevention in prenatal care
    Sakari Lemola
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:948-52. 2013
    ..Gynaecologists and midwives play a fundamental role in the prevention of smoking during pregnancy. However, a large number of health care practitioners still do not address smoking in pregnant patients...
  14. doi request reprint Maternal mental health in the first 3-week postpartum: the impact of caregiver support and the subjective experience of childbirth - a longitudinal path model
    Susanne Gürber
    Department of Personality and Developmental Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 33:176-84. 2012
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