J W Winkelman

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sensory symptoms in restless legs syndrome: the enigma of pain
    John W Winkelman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Sleep Medicine, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 14:934-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Randomized polysomnography study of gabapentin enacarbil in subjects with restless legs syndrome
    John W Winkelman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Sleep Health Center, Brighton, Massachusetts, USA
    Mov Disord 26:2065-72. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Lack of hippocampal volume differences in primary insomnia and good sleeper controls: an MRI volumetric study at 3 Tesla
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep Med 11:576-82. 2010
  4. pmc Polysomnographic and health-related quality of life correlates of restless legs syndrome in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    John W Winkelman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 32:772-8. 2009
  5. pmc Reduced brain GABA in primary insomnia: preliminary data from 4T proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1H-MRS)
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1505 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135, USA
    Sleep 31:1499-506. 2008
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Sensory symptoms in restless legs syndrome: the enigma of pain
    John W Winkelman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Division of Sleep Medicine, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 14:934-42. 2013
    ..Future studies are needed to better understand the experiential and biologic aspects of altered sensory experiences in RLS. ..
  2. doi request reprint Randomized polysomnography study of gabapentin enacarbil in subjects with restless legs syndrome
    John W Winkelman
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Sleep Health Center, Brighton, Massachusetts, USA
    Mov Disord 26:2065-72. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Lack of hippocampal volume differences in primary insomnia and good sleeper controls: an MRI volumetric study at 3 Tesla
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep Med 11:576-82. 2010
    ..Loss of HV in PI might be due to chronic hyperarousal and/or chronic sleep debt. The aim of this study was to replicate the earlier pilot report while employing a larger sample, more rigorous screening criteria, and objective sleep data...
  4. pmc Polysomnographic and health-related quality of life correlates of restless legs syndrome in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    John W Winkelman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 32:772-8. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze sleep by PSG in a population-based sample with symptoms of RLS...
  5. pmc Reduced brain GABA in primary insomnia: preliminary data from 4T proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1H-MRS)
    John W Winkelman
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1505 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton, MA 02135, USA
    Sleep 31:1499-506. 2008
    ..Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1H-MRS) can non-invasively determine GABA levels in human brain. Our objective was to assess GABA levels in unmedicated individuals with PI, using 1H-MRS...
  6. 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%)..
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  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...