J W Winkelman

Summary

Affiliation: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A better future for patients with restless legs syndrome
    John W Winkelman
    Sleep Health Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    Am J Med 120:S28-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of open-label topiramate in the treatment of sleep-related eating disorder: a retrospective case series
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1729-34. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of restless legs syndrome symptoms in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 7:545-52. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Association of restless legs syndrome and cardiovascular disease in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1505 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135, USA
    Neurology 70:35-42. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Current patterns and future directions in the treatment of insomnia
    John Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sleep Health Center, Newton, MA 02459, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 17:31-40. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic antidepressants are associated with REM sleep without atonia
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sleep Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02459, USA
    Sleep 27:317-21. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Augmentation and tolerance with long-term pramipexole treatment of restless legs syndrome (RLS)
    John W Winkelman
    Departments of Medicine and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1400 Centre Street, Suite 109, Newton Center, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 5:9-14. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of nocturnal eating syndrome and sleep-related eating disorder with topiramate
    John W Winkelman
    Divisions of Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 4:243-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, obesity, and obstructive sleep apnea
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02459, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:8-11. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and polysomnographic features of sleep-related eating disorder
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 59:14-9. 1998

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint A better future for patients with restless legs syndrome
    John W Winkelman
    Sleep Health Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    Am J Med 120:S28-9. 2007
    ..Much remains to be learned. Future research on these issues will help identify the optimum therapeutic approach for the diverse group of patients with RLS...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of open-label topiramate in the treatment of sleep-related eating disorder: a retrospective case series
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1729-34. 2006
    ..Determine the efficacy and tolerability of topiramate in the treatment of sleep-related eating disorder (SRED)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of restless legs syndrome symptoms in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 7:545-52. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Association of restless legs syndrome and cardiovascular disease in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1505 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135, USA
    Neurology 70:35-42. 2008
    ..We evaluated the cross-sectional association between restless legs syndrome (RLS) and prevalent cardiovascular disease (CVD) in a large community-based sample of middle-aged and elderly subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Current patterns and future directions in the treatment of insomnia
    John Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sleep Health Center, Newton, MA 02459, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 17:31-40. 2005
    ..Despite the high prevalence and the high burden associated with chronic insomnia, it remains largely unrecognized and often inadequately treated by physicians...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic antidepressants are associated with REM sleep without atonia
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Sleep Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02459, USA
    Sleep 27:317-21. 2004
    ..Our objective was to assess electromyogram (EMG) activity during REM sleep in individuals taking serotonergic antidepressants and in a matched control group not on such medication...
  7. ncbi request reprint Augmentation and tolerance with long-term pramipexole treatment of restless legs syndrome (RLS)
    John W Winkelman
    Departments of Medicine and Psychiatry, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1400 Centre Street, Suite 109, Newton Center, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 5:9-14. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to assess rates of augmentation and tolerance, and their interrelationship, with pramipexole treatment of RLS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of nocturnal eating syndrome and sleep-related eating disorder with topiramate
    John W Winkelman
    Divisions of Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02459, USA
    Sleep Med 4:243-6. 2003
    ..Treatment of these nocturnal eating behaviors has been directed towards underlying identifiable sleep or eating disorders using dopaminergic or opioid agonists, as well as anorectic agents, at times with the addition of sedatives...
  9. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, obesity, and obstructive sleep apnea
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02459, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:8-11. 2001
    ..This study evaluated the risk factors for obstructive sleep apnea in psychiatric patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical and polysomnographic features of sleep-related eating disorder
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 59:14-9. 1998
    ..However, no current nosology accurately characterizes these patients. Physicians should be aware of the existence of the disorder and the value of referring patients with sleep-related eating disorder to a sleep disorders center...
  11. ncbi request reprint Considering the causes of RLS
    J W Winkelman
    Departments of Medicine and Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Neurol 13:8-14. 2006
    ..How these three identified aetiological factors, namely dopaminergic dysfunction, impaired iron homeostasis and genetic disposition, are inter-related in the genesis of RLS remains unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint The evoked heart rate response to periodic leg movements of sleep
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 22:575-80. 1999
    ..It appears premature to conclude that periodic leg movements of sleep not associated with visible EEG arousal are clinically insignificant...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of pramipexole in restless legs syndrome
    J W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital Sleep Health Center, 1505 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135, USA
    Neurology 67:1034-9. 2006
    ..Pramipexole was well tolerated: The most frequent adverse events with higher occurrence in the pramipexole group were nausea (19.0% vs 4.7%) and somnolence (10.1% vs 4.7%)..
  14. ncbi request reprint Myoglobin, creatine kinase MB, and cardiac troponin-I to assess reperfusion after thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction: results from TIMI 10A
    M J Tanasijevic
    Clinical Laboratories, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am Heart J 134:622-30. 1997
    ..The availability of a reliable, noninvasive serum marker of reperfusion may permit early identification of patients with occlusion after thrombolysis who might benefit from further interventions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Are thyroid function tests necessary in patients with suspected sleep apnea?
    J W Winkelman
    Sleep Disorders Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 19:790-3. 1996
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Education designing a sleep disorders curriculum for psychiatry residents
    John W Winkelman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Sleep Health Center, Newton Centre, MA 02459, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 13:54-6. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of sleep EEG abnormalities in chronic schizophrenia
    Changkook Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Schizophr Res 82:251-60. 2006
    ..Both the SWS deficit and cognitive impairment found in schizophrenics in this study may relate to similar underlying structural brain abnormalities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome, periodic limb movements in sleep, and depression
    Daniel Picchietti
    Sleep Disorders Center, Carle Clinic Association and University of Illinois School of Medicine, 602 W University Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Sleep 28:891-8. 2005
    ..To review the literature on restless legs syndrome (RLS), periodic limb movements in sleep, and depression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sleep-related eating disorder and night eating syndrome: sleep disorders, eating disorders, or both?
    John W Winkelman
    Sleep 29:876-7. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome: nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic treatments
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Geriatrics 62:13-6. 2007
    ..Dopamine agonists are considered first-line treatment when daily treatment for primary RLS is indicated. Gabapentin and opioids may be of value for refractory cases. Initial treatment of secondary RLS should address the underlying cause...
  21. ncbi request reprint Restless legs syndrome: demographics, presentation, and differential diagnosis
    Wayne Hening
    Department of Neurology, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, USA
    Geriatrics 62:26-9. 2007
    ..Primary RLS is familial and likely to be genetic. Important causes of secondary RLS are end-stage renal disease, pregnancy, and iron deficiency. Every patient should be checked for iron status with a serum ferritin measurement...
  22. ncbi request reprint Periodic limb movements in sleep--endophenotype for restless legs syndrome?
    John W Winkelman
    N Engl J Med 357:703-5. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Parasomnias
    David T Plante
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:969-87; abstract ix. 2006
    ..REM-related parasomnias include REM sleep behavior disorder, sleep paralysis, and nightmare disorder. Parasomnias can often be managed successfully using behavioral and pharmacologic therapies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Heart rate response to respiratory events with or without leg movements
    Chang Kook Yang
    Sleep Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Sleep 29:553-6. 2006
    ..This study compares the heart rate responses to the termination of respiratory events, both with and without associated leg movements...
  25. ncbi request reprint Antidepressants and periodic leg movements of sleep
    Changkook Yang
    Sleep Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Dong A University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Biol Psychiatry 58:510-4. 2005
    ..Past studies, however, have determined the effects of only certain limited antidepressants, generally in small numbers of subjects, and never in a head-to-head study...
  26. doi request reprint Sleep disturbance in bipolar disorder: therapeutic implications
    David T Plante
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:830-43. 2008
    ..Given the importance of sleep in all phases of bipolar disorder, appropriate evaluation and management of sleep disturbance in patients with bipolar illness is further detailed...