N Breslau

Summary

Affiliation: Henry Ford Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Headache and major depression: is the association specific to migraine?
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Neurology 54:308-13. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of migraine and depression: investigating potential etiology and prognosis
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Neurology 60:1308-12. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Partial PTSD versus full PTSD: an empirical examination of associated impairment
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1205-14. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Headache types and panic disorder: directionality and specificity
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Neurology 56:350-4. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and the incidence of nicotine, alcohol, and other drug disorders in persons who have experienced trauma
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:289-94. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Smoking and panic attacks: an epidemiologic investigation
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:1141-7. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Academic achievement of low birthweight children at age 11: the role of cognitive abilities at school entry
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202 3450, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 29:273-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders and the emergence of sex differences in major depression
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, One Ford Place, 3A, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 1:33-9. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity in adult survivors of childhood trauma
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 7:80-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of posttraumatic stress disorder
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:55-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Headache and major depression: is the association specific to migraine?
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Neurology 54:308-13. 2000
    ..We also examined the extent to which comorbidity with major depression is specific to migraine or is observed in other severe headaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of migraine and depression: investigating potential etiology and prognosis
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Neurology 60:1308-12. 2003
    ..An association between migraine and major depression has been observed in clinical and community samples. The factors that contribute to this association and their implications remain unclear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Partial PTSD versus full PTSD: an empirical examination of associated impairment
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1205-14. 2004
    ..We examined the extent to which partial PTSD is distinguishable from full DSM-PTSD with respect to level of impairment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Headache types and panic disorder: directionality and specificity
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Neurology 56:350-4. 2001
    ..To examine the relationship of migraine and other severe headaches with panic disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and the incidence of nicotine, alcohol, and other drug disorders in persons who have experienced trauma
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:289-94. 2003
    ..We examine whether exposure to traumatic events increases the risk for nicotine dependence or alcohol or other drug use disorders, independent of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Smoking and panic attacks: an epidemiologic investigation
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:1141-7. 1999
    ..Epidemiologic studies have reported a lifetime association between smoking and panic disorder. In this study, we examine potential explanations for this association...
  7. ncbi request reprint Academic achievement of low birthweight children at age 11: the role of cognitive abilities at school entry
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202 3450, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 29:273-9. 2001
    ..Interventions to improve academic performance of LBW children should focus on the preschool years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders and the emergence of sex differences in major depression
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, One Ford Place, 3A, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 1:33-9. 1998
    ..To examine the role of anxiety disorders in the development of sex differences in the risk of major depression...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity in adult survivors of childhood trauma
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 7:80-8. 2002
    ..However, the retrospective nature of data on child abuse, because of legal and ethical restraints on research on children, is a formidable obstacle to advancing knowledge in this field...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of posttraumatic stress disorder
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:55-9. 2001
    ..However, several factors, namely, chronicity, impairment, comorbidity, and somatization, are significantly related to and can influence the course of PTSD and subsequent outcome. This article briefly reviews each of these factors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, One Ford Place, 3A, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 5:34-40. 2002
    ..Research on posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has focused primarily on Vietnam War veterans. A handful of recent studies have been conducted on samples of the general population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence in the United States: prevalence, trends, and smoking persistence
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, One Ford Place, 3A, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:810-6. 2001
    ..However, little is known about the epidemiology of nicotine dependence. We studied DSM-III-R nicotine dependence in the United States, trends across cohorts, and the role of nicotine dependence in smoking persistence...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in children's intelligence quotient scores: a comparison of two socioeconomically disparate communities
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:711-7. 2001
    ..Growing up in a racially segregated and disadvantaged community, more than individual and familial factors, may contribute to a decline in IQ score in the early school years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Previous exposure to trauma and PTSD effects of subsequent trauma: results from the Detroit Area Survey of Trauma
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:902-7. 1999
    ..The authors examine interrelated questions about the effects of previous exposure to trauma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Major depression and stages of smoking. A longitudinal investigation
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:161-6. 1998
    ..Epidemiologic studies have reported an association between major depression and smoking. This prospective study examines the role of depression in smoking progression and cessation, and the role of smoking in first-onset major depression...
  16. ncbi request reprint Short screening scale for DSM-IV posttraumatic stress disorder
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:908-11. 1999
    ..The authors' goal was to construct a short screening scale for DSM-IV posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder in the community: the 1996 Detroit Area Survey of Trauma
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:626-32. 1998
    ..The study estimates the relative importance of specific types of traumas experienced in the community in terms of their prevalence and risk of leading to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  18. pmc Daytime sleepiness: an epidemiological study of young adults
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Am J Public Health 87:1649-53. 1997
    ..This paper examines correlates of and suspected risk factors for daytime sleepiness from a longitudinal epidemiological study of young adults...
  19. pmc Predicting smoking cessation and major depression in nicotine-dependent smokers
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1122-7. 2000
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Investigations of causal pathways between PTSD and drug use disorders
    H D Chilcoat
    Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Addict Behav 23:827-40. 1998
    ..Finally, we present findings on the PTSD/drug use disorder association from an epidemiologic study of young adults...
  21. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder and somatization symptoms: a prospective study
    P Andreski
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Psychiatry Res 79:131-8. 1998
    ..The excess of somatization symptoms in persons with history of PTSD might be attributable to PTSD per se, or to the greater severity of the associated comorbidity, compared to persons with disorders other than PTSD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and drug disorders: testing causal pathways
    H D Chilcoat
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:913-7. 1998
    ..Although there is a high degree of comorbidity between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and drug use disorders, little is known about causal relationships between PTSD, exposure to traumatic events, and drug use disorders...
  23. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of posttraumatic stress disorder: what is the extent of the problem?
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:16-22. 2001
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Alcohol disorders in young adulthood: effects of transitions into adult roles
    H D Chilcoat
    Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 37:339-49. 1996
    ..These transitions also reduce the likelihood that an existing alcohol disorder will persist...
  25. ncbi request reprint The stressor criterion in DSM-IV posttraumatic stress disorder: an empirical investigation
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202-3450, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 50:699-704. 2001
    ..The utility of A2 as a screen must be tested prospectively...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems and substance use in adolescence
    E O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 64:1-7. 2001
    ..Such research may provide information on the relationship of sleep problems to the immediate health and well being of adolescents, as well as their trajectories into adulthood...
  27. ncbi request reprint Trouble sleeping and anxiety/depression in childhood
    E O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Psychiatry Res 94:93-102. 2000
    ..The association of trouble sleeping at age 6 with incidence of depression at age 11 was not statistically significant (suburban children RR=2.22, 95% CI 0.53-9.23; urban children RR=0.92, 95% CI 0.20-4.18)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Joint 1994 Wolff Award Presentation. Migraine and major depression: a longitudinal study
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202-2689
    Headache 34:387-93. 1994
    ..By diminishing the plausibility of a simple causal explanation for the migraine-depression comorbidity, the findings favor the shared mechanisms explanation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of alcohol and medication as aids to sleep in early adulthood
    E O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202 3450, USA
    Sleep 21:178-86. 1998
    ..2) among those who use these substances for sleep problems, what are the patterns of use? and (3) are there social factors, independent of sleep characteristics, that increase the likelihood of alcohol and medication use to aid sleep?..
  30. doi request reprint Neuroticism and post-traumatic stress disorder: a prospective investigation
    N Breslau
    Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Psychol Med 43:1697-702. 2013
    ..We evaluate prospectively the relationship of neuroticism, measured at baseline, with the cumulative occurrence of PTSD during the subsequent 10 years, using data from a longitudinal epidemiological study of young adults...
  31. pmc ADH1B is associated with alcohol dependence and alcohol consumption in populations of European and African ancestry
    L J Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 17:445-50. 2012
    ..This variant has the strongest effect on risk for alcohol dependence compared with any other tested variant in European populations...
  32. ncbi request reprint Migraine, personality, and psychiatric comorbidity
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich 48202-3450, USA
    Headache 35:382-6. 1995
    ..The results suggest that migraine sufferers might be more vulnerable to psychopathology and poor adjustment to their medical condition...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pathways from ADHD to early drug use
    H D Chilcoat
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1347-54. 1999
    ..This study tests whether attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) increases the risk of early drug use...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predicting the emergence and persistence of alcohol dependence in young adults: the role of expectancy and other risk factors
    M M Kilbey
    Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 6:149-56. 1998
    ..The findings suggest that positive expectancies may be an important factor in persistence of alcohol dependence and that their modification may enhance treatment of alcohol dependence in young adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation is associated with lower rates of mood/anxiety and alcohol use disorders
    P A Cavazos-Rehg
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychol Med 44:2523-35. 2014
    ..The psychological outcomes that accompany smoking cessation are not yet conclusive but positive outcomes could help to persuade quitting...
  36. pmc Risk for nicotine dependence and lung cancer is conferred by mRNA expression levels and amino acid change in CHRNA5
    Jen C Wang
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, 660 South Euclid, PO BOX 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 18:3125-35. 2009
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint The impact of migraine: Epidemiology, risk factors, and co-morbidities
    N Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Neurology 56:S4-12. 2001
    ..These findings demonstrate that migraine is common, has a substantial impact on sufferers, and may be associated with other disorders...
  38. ncbi request reprint Intelligence and other predisposing factors in exposure to trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder: a follow-up study at age 17 years
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1238-45. 2006
    ..Prospective data on standardized measures of early predispositions would allow a strong test of hypotheses about suspected risk factors of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and exposure to traumatic events...
  39. ncbi request reprint The association of insomnia with anxiety disorders and depression: exploration of the direction of risk
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology Program, Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:700-8. 2006
    ..Additionally insomnia may have independent, and potentially etiologically distinct, directional associations with anxiety disorders versus depression...
  40. ncbi request reprint Is the association of smoking and depression a recent phenomenon?
    Eric O Johnson
    Division of Health, Social and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:257-62. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of DSM-IV insomnia in adolescence: lifetime prevalence, chronicity, and an emergent gender difference
    Eric O Johnson
    Substance Abuse Epi, Prevention, and Risk Behavior, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e247-56. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Childhood antecedents of exposure to traumatic events and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Carla L Storr
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:119-25. 2007
    ..The authors prospectively examined childhood antecedents of exposure to traumatic events to estimate the risk of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among those exposed to trauma...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prenatal smoking exposure, low birth weight, and disruptive behavior disorders
    Joel T Nigg
    Department of Psychology, Michifan State University, 115 Psychology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:362-9. 2007
    ..A key question concerns whether etiological contributors are shared across the broad range of disruptive psychopathology or are partially or largely distinct...
  44. ncbi request reprint Incidence of drug problems in young adults exposed to trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder: do early life experiences and predispositions matter?
    Philip L Reed
    Biomedical Research and Informatics Center, Michigan State University, 100 Conrad Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1327, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1435-42. 2007
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Test of measurement invariance of the FTND across demographic groups: assessment, effect size, and prediction of cessation
    Eric O Johnson
    Behavioral Health Epidemiology, Division of Health, Social, and Economic Research, Research Triangle Institute International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:260-70. 2008
    ....
  46. doi request reprint A second look at prior trauma and the posttraumatic stress disorder effects of subsequent trauma: a prospective epidemiological study
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:431-7. 2008
    ..The evidence comes chiefly from retrospective data on earlier events, obtained from trauma-exposed persons with and without PTSD. A generally overlooked major limitation is the failure to assess the PTSD response to the prior trauma...
  47. doi request reprint Gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor genes and nicotine dependence: evidence for association from a case-control study
    Arpana Agrawal
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Addiction 103:1027-38. 2008
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Race differences in nicotine dependence in the Collaborative Genetic study of Nicotine Dependence (COGEND)
    Zhehui Luo
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, MI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1223-30. 2008
    ..The data support the hypothesis that the relationship between CPD and nicotine dependence as reflected in relapse varies by race, and that Black smokers are dependent at lower levels of CPD than Whites...
  49. ncbi request reprint The structure of posttraumatic stress disorder: latent class analysis in 2 community samples
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1343-51. 2005
    ..Classification of persons exposed to traumatic events into clinically homogeneous groups would facilitate further etiologic and treatment research, as well as research on the relationship of trauma and PTSD with other disorders...
  50. ncbi request reprint Sleep in lifetime posttraumatic stress disorder: a community-based polysomnographic study
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:508-16. 2004
    ..Polysomnographic studies conducted on small samples of subjects with specific traumas have yielded conflicting results. We therefore evaluated polysomnographic sleep disturbances in PTSD...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cortisol and catecholamines in posttraumatic stress disorder: an epidemiologic community study
    Elizabeth A Young
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0720, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:394-401. 2004
    ..Prior research has connected posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to increased levels of catecholamines. However, studies of cortisol levels have produced mixed results...
  52. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and stages of smoking
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202 3450, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:69-76. 2004
    ..We examined the role of DSM-III-R psychiatric disorders in predicting the subsequent onset of daily smoking, smokers' progression to nicotine dependence, and the persistence of smoking...
  53. ncbi request reprint Saliva cortisol in posttraumatic stress disorder: a community epidemiologic study
    Elizabeth A Young
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:205-9. 2004
    ..To address this question, we collected saliva cortisol at home in a subsample of a longitudinal epidemiologic sample...
  54. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic studies of trauma, posttraumatic stress disorder, and other psychiatric disorders
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Psychiatry, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health System, One Ford Place, 3A, Detroit, MI 48202 3450, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 47:923-9. 2002
    ..Trauma victims who do not succumb to PTSD are not at an elevated risk for the subsequent onset of major depression or substance use disorders, compared with unexposed persons...
  55. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder: a study of youths in urban America
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Urban Health 81:530-44. 2004
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Graphing survival curve estimates for time-dependent covariates
    Lonni R Schultz
    Department of Biostatistics and Research Epidemiology, Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 11:68-74. 2002
    ..Examples of how the two methods can differ for time dependent covariates in Cox proportional hazards regression analysis are presented...
  57. ncbi request reprint Persistence of cigarette smoking: familial liability and the role of nicotine dependence
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Addiction 97:1063-70. 2002
    ..We examined alternative ways that familial liability to persistence, nicotine dependence and smoking persistence may be related...
  58. ncbi request reprint Smoking and the risk of suicidal behavior: a prospective study of a community sample
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology and Office of the Dean, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:328-34. 2005
    ..A link between cigarette smoking and suicidal behavior has been reported in clinical and epidemiological studies...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of depression with levels of smoking: an exploration of the shared familial risk hypothesis
    Eric O Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:1029-38. 2004
    ..The conflicting findings of the studies that have examined the relationship between smoking and depression may be attributable to differences in definition of the disorders and the methods used to analyze them...
  60. ncbi request reprint Low birth weight as a vulnerability marker for early drug use
    Howard D Chilcoat
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 10:104-12. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that LBW is a useful vulnerability marker for early drug use among boys, independent of the antecedents and sequelae of LBW...
  61. ncbi request reprint Stability of psychiatric outcomes of low birth weight: a longitudinal investigation
    KIPLING M BOHNERT
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1080-6. 2008
    ....
  62. pmc Variants in nicotinic receptors and risk for nicotine dependence
    Laura Jean Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8134, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1163-71. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Does virtual trauma cause posttraumatic stress disorder?
    Richard J McNally
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 63:282-3; discussion 283-5. 2008
  64. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress disorder
    Naomi Breslau
    N Engl J Med 346:1495-8; author reply 1495-8. 2002
  65. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the polysomnographic sleep of young adults: a community-based study
    Timothy Roehrs
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Sleep Disorders and Research Center, School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Sleep Med 7:49-53. 2006
    ..Given the higher prevalence of sleep-related breathing disturbance in men, this study assessed sex differences in sleep in a large, non-clinical sample of adults and controlled for primary sleep disorders...
  66. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the sensitivity to posttraumatic stress disorder: An epidemiological study of urban young adults
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:607-11. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that assaultive violence elicits women's PTSD response directly and by sensitizing them to the effects of subsequent traumatic events of lesser magnitude...
  67. ncbi request reprint Family cohesion and children's behavior problems: a longitudinal investigation
    Victoria C Lucia
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, 48824, USA
    Psychiatry Res 141:141-9. 2006
    ..The study highlights an important relationship between family cohesion and children's internalizing and attention problems...
  68. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring IQ
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1047-53. 2005
    ..Maternal smoking in pregnancy lowers birthweight. It is unclear, however, whether smoking during pregnancy lowers offspring IQ, and, if it does, whether it is through the smoking effect on fetal growth...
  69. ncbi request reprint Reports of birthweight by adolescents and their mothers: comparing accuracy and identifying correlates
    Victoria C Lucia
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:520-7. 2006
    ..While maternal reports of offspring's birthweight are highly accurate across diverse subgroups of the population, adolescent self-reports of birthweight are unlikely to be useful in medical research...
  70. ncbi request reprint Troublesome memories: reflections on the future
    Allan Young
    McGill University, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:230-2. 2007
    ..Several papers in this collection direct readers' attention to this fundamental problem. We are pessimistic that their insight will lead to positive results...
  71. pmc Novel genes identified in a high-density genome wide association study for nicotine dependence
    Laura Jean Bierut
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid, Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 16:24-35. 2007
    ..This work anticipates the future directions of large-scale genome wide association studies with state-of-the-art methodological approaches and sharing of data with the scientific community...
  72. ncbi request reprint The lingering academic deficits of low birth weight children
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1035-40. 2004
    ..To estimate the influence of low birth weight (LBW; < or =2500 g) on academic achievement in reading and mathematics in 12th grade in 2 socioeconomically and racially disparate, geographically defined communities...
  73. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance criterion in DSM-IV post-traumatic stress disorder
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1437-44. 2007
    ..The impact of the clinical significance criterion on the lifetime prevalence of PTSD among civilian victims of traumatic events has not been evaluated...
  74. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Maternal smoking during pregnancy: hazard for what?
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:832-3. 2007
  75. pmc Cholinergic nicotinic receptor genes implicated in a nicotine dependence association study targeting 348 candidate genes with 3713 SNPs
    Scott F Saccone
    Department of Psychiatry, Box 8134, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 16:36-49. 2007
    ..Other genes among the top signals were KCNJ6 and GABRA4. This study represents one of the most powerful and extensive studies of nicotine dependence to date and has found novel risk loci that require confirmation by replication studies...