Wolff Schlotz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trait anxiety moderates the impact of performance pressure on salivary cortisol in everyday life
    Wolff Schlotz
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:459-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Size at birth and motor activity during stress in children aged 7 to 9 years
    Wolff Schlotz
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 120:e1237-44. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Specific associations of insulin resistance with impaired health-related quality of life in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Qual Life Res 16:429-36. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Covariance between psychological and endocrine responses to pharmacological challenge and psychosocial stress: a question of timing
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    Psychosom Med 70:787-96. 2008
  5. pmc Lower maternal folate status in early pregnancy is associated with childhood hyperactivity and peer problems in offspring
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:594-602. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Is the cortisol awakening rise a response to awakening?
    Ines Wilhelm
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:358-66. 2007
  7. pmc Birth weight and perceived stress reactivity in older age
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton, UK
    Stress Health 29:56-63. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Birth weight is associated with salivary cortisol responses to psychosocial stress in adult life
    Stefan Wüst
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:591-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived work overload and chronic worrying predict weekend-weekday differences in the cortisol awakening response
    Wolff Schlotz
    University of Trier, Department of Psychobiology, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 66:207-14. 2004
  10. pmc Daily life stress and the cortisol awakening response: testing the anticipation hypothesis
    Daniel J Powell
    Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e52067. 2012

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Trait anxiety moderates the impact of performance pressure on salivary cortisol in everyday life
    Wolff Schlotz
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:459-72. 2006
    ..Subjects scoring high on trait anxiety seem to process stress-relevant information in a way that amplifies the association of performance pressure with reactions of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Size at birth and motor activity during stress in children aged 7 to 9 years
    Wolff Schlotz
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 120:e1237-44. 2007
    ..Therefore, we investigated associations between size at birth and motor activity during psychosocial stress...
  3. ncbi request reprint Specific associations of insulin resistance with impaired health-related quality of life in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Qual Life Res 16:429-36. 2007
    ..The results indicate that insulin resistance is associated with poor HRQoL in domains of physical health, but not in domains of mental health...
  4. doi request reprint Covariance between psychological and endocrine responses to pharmacological challenge and psychosocial stress: a question of timing
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    Psychosom Med 70:787-96. 2008
    ..However, inconsistent correlations might also be a result of different on-/offsets of these stress responses, i.e., specific dynamics of the systems...
  5. pmc Lower maternal folate status in early pregnancy is associated with childhood hyperactivity and peer problems in offspring
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:594-602. 2010
    ..We examined for associations of maternal folate status and dietary intake during pregnancy with brain growth and childhood behavioural difficulties in the offspring...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is the cortisol awakening rise a response to awakening?
    Ines Wilhelm
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:358-66. 2007
    ..Although the cortisol awakening response is modulated by circadian influences, it primarily reflects phasic psychophysiological processes specific to the sleep-wake transition...
  7. pmc Birth weight and perceived stress reactivity in older age
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton, UK
    Stress Health 29:56-63. 2013
    ..Although the effects were small, they are consistent with findings from studies in younger cohorts, and demonstrate that such effects can persist into older age...
  8. ncbi request reprint Birth weight is associated with salivary cortisol responses to psychosocial stress in adult life
    Stefan Wüst
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Johanniterufer 15, 54290 Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:591-8. 2005
    ..As the investigated subjects were twins, possible implications of this sample characteristic for the present findings are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived work overload and chronic worrying predict weekend-weekday differences in the cortisol awakening response
    Wolff Schlotz
    University of Trier, Department of Psychobiology, Trier, Germany
    Psychosom Med 66:207-14. 2004
    ..This study tests whether cortisol awakening responses are different on weekdays compared with weekend days and whether such differences may be explained by chronic work overload and worrying...
  10. pmc Daily life stress and the cortisol awakening response: testing the anticipation hypothesis
    Daniel J Powell
    Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e52067. 2012
    ..No associations were found between stress anticipation and CARs. Findings indicate that the CAR increase is associated with successful coping with same-day daily life stress...
  11. ncbi request reprint Unstimulated cortisol secretory activity in everyday life and its relationship with fatigue and chronic fatigue syndrome: a systematic review and subset meta-analysis
    Daniel J H Powell
    Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2405-22. 2013
    ..Results should be considered with caution due to heterogeneity in one meta-analysis and the small number of studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effortful control mediates associations of fetal growth with hyperactivity and behavioural problems in 7- to 9-year-old children
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University ofSouthampton, Southampton SO171BJ, United Kingdom
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1228-36. 2008
    ..Therefore, we tested for associations of fetal growth with behavioural problems in children and tested if temperament mediated such effects...
  13. doi request reprint The Perceived Stress Reactivity Scale: measurement invariance, stability, and validity in three countries
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
    Psychol Assess 23:80-94. 2011
    ..In sum, our findings suggest that the PSRS is a useful and easy-to-administer instrument to assess perceived stress reactivity...
  14. doi request reprint The importance of coping appraisal in behavioural responses to pandemic flu
    Emma Teasdale
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 17:44-59. 2012
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  15. pmc A functional variant of the serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) moderates impulsive choice in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder boys and siblings
    Edmund J S Sonuga-Barke
    Developmental Brain Behaviour Laboratory, School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 70:230-6. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that IDIR would be associated with dopamine regulating genes and delay aversion would be associated with serotonin-regulating genes...
  16. pmc Specific psychological variables predict quality of diet in women of lower, but not higher, educational attainment
    Wendy Lawrence
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Appetite 56:46-52. 2011
    ..Our analysis confirms our hypothesis that control-related factors are more important in determining dietary quality in women of lower educational attainment than in women of higher educational attainment...
  17. pmc Prenatal origins of temperament: fetal growth, brain structure, and inhibitory control in adolescence
    Wolff Schlotz
    Institute of Psychology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton, United Kingdom Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e96715. 2014
    ..We investigated this hypothesis for anatomically defined brain regions implicated in cognitive and inhibitory motor control...
  18. pmc Evaluation of a Web-based intervention to promote hand hygiene: exploratory randomized controlled trial
    Lucy Yardley
    Academic Unit of Psychology, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Med Internet Res 13:e107. 2011
    ..Hand-washing is regarded as a potentially important behavior for preventing transmission of respiratory infection, particularly during a pandemic...
  19. doi request reprint Individual differences in the cortisol response to stress in young healthy men: testing the roles of perceived stress reactivity and threat appraisal using multiphase latent growth curve modeling
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Biol Psychol 87:257-64. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Fetal origins of mental health: evidence and mechanisms
    Wolff Schlotz
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Brain Behav Immun 23:905-16. 2009
    ..Future studies should examine the effects of specific prenatal factors and attempt to disentangle genetic and prenatal environmental effects...
  21. doi request reprint Oily fish intake during pregnancy--association with lower hyperactivity but not with higher full-scale IQ in offspring
    Catharine R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1061-8. 2008
    ..As oily fish is a major dietary source of omega-3 fatty acids, it is possible that low intake of fish during pregnancy may have adverse effects on the developing fetal brain...
  22. ncbi request reprint Associations of the cortisol awakening response (CAR) with cortical activation asymmetry during the course of an exam stress period
    Johannes Hewig
    Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Am Steiger 3, Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:83-91. 2008
    ..Lateralised cortical activation may be an important link between the CAR and health-related variables like experiences of stress and negative affect...
  23. ncbi request reprint Determinants of the diurnal course of salivary alpha-amylase
    Urs M Nater
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:392-401. 2007
    ..Less is known about other determinants of salivary alpha-amylase activation. The objective of the current study was to describe the diurnal pattern of salivary amylase and its determinants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Parity does not alter baseline or stimulated activity of the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis in women
    Ilona S Federenko
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 3340 Social Ecology II, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 48:703-11. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint The heritability of perceived stress
    Ilona S Federenko
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 92697 7085, USA
    Psychol Med 36:375-85. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to estimate whether perceived stress is a heritable condition and to assess whether heritability estimates vary between subjective stress reactivity and stress related to external demands...