Susan L Calhoun

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of insomnia symptoms in a general population sample of young children and preadolescents: gender effects
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:91-5. 2014
  2. pmc Learning, attention/hyperactivity, and conduct problems as sequelae of excessive daytime sleepiness in a general population study of young children
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:627-32. 2012
  3. pmc Prenatal and perinatal complications: is it the link between race and SES and childhood sleep disordered breathing?
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Penn State University, College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:264-9. 2010
  4. pmc No relationship between neurocognitive functioning and mild sleep disordered breathing in a community sample of children
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:228-34. 2009
  5. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of excessive daytime sleepiness in a community sample of young children: the role of obesity, asthma, anxiety/depression, and sleep
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 34:503-7. 2011
  6. pmc Clinical and polysomnographic predictors of the natural history of poor sleep in the general population
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:689-97. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of scores on the Checklist for Autism Spectrum Disorder, Childhood Autism Rating Scale, and Gilliam Asperger's Disorder Scale for children with low functioning autism, high functioning autism, Asperger's disorder, ADHD, and typical development
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry H073, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1682-93. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Learning, attention, writing, and processing speed in typical children and children with ADHD, autism, anxiety, depression, and oppositional-defiant disorder
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 13:469-93. 2007
  9. doi request reprint ADHD subtypes and co-occurring anxiety, depression, and oppositional-defiant disorder: differences in Gordon diagnostic system and Wechsler working memory and processing speed index scores
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Penn State College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:540-50. 2009
  10. pmc Subjective and objective sleep and self-harm behaviors in young children: a general population study
    Ravi Singareddy
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 209:549-53. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Prevalence of insomnia symptoms in a general population sample of young children and preadolescents: gender effects
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:91-5. 2014
    ..Our population-based study examined the prevalence of insomnia symptoms and its sociodemographic, subjective, and polysomnographic (PSG) sleep risk factors in young and preadolescent children...
  2. pmc Learning, attention/hyperactivity, and conduct problems as sequelae of excessive daytime sleepiness in a general population study of young children
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:627-32. 2012
    ..We investigated the association of EDS with objective neurocognitive measures and parent reported learning, attention/hyperactivity, and conduct problems in a large general population sample of children...
  3. pmc Prenatal and perinatal complications: is it the link between race and SES and childhood sleep disordered breathing?
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Penn State University, College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:264-9. 2010
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  4. pmc No relationship between neurocognitive functioning and mild sleep disordered breathing in a community sample of children
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:228-34. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of excessive daytime sleepiness in a community sample of young children: the role of obesity, asthma, anxiety/depression, and sleep
    Susan L Calhoun
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 34:503-7. 2011
    ..Few studies have researched the prevalence and predictors of EDS in young children, none in a general population sample of children, and the results are inconsistent...
  6. pmc Clinical and polysomnographic predictors of the natural history of poor sleep in the general population
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:689-97. 2012
    ..e., poor sleep). However, few longitudinal studies have examined risk factors of the natural history of poor sleep, and none have examined the role of polysomnographic (PSG) variables...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of scores on the Checklist for Autism Spectrum Disorder, Childhood Autism Rating Scale, and Gilliam Asperger's Disorder Scale for children with low functioning autism, high functioning autism, Asperger's disorder, ADHD, and typical development
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry H073, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1682-93. 2009
    ..For children with HFA or ADHD, classification accuracy was 99% for the Checklist and 93% for the GADS clinician scores. Clinician-parent diagnostic agreement was high (90% Checklist, 90% CARS, and 84% GADS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Learning, attention, writing, and processing speed in typical children and children with ADHD, autism, anxiety, depression, and oppositional-defiant disorder
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 13:469-93. 2007
    ..Attention, graphomotor, and speed weaknesses were likely to coexist, the majority of children with autism and ADHD had weaknesses in all three areas, and these scores contributed significantly to the prediction of academic achievement...
  9. doi request reprint ADHD subtypes and co-occurring anxiety, depression, and oppositional-defiant disorder: differences in Gordon diagnostic system and Wechsler working memory and processing speed index scores
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Penn State College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:540-50. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Subjective and objective sleep and self-harm behaviors in young children: a general population study
    Ravi Singareddy
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 209:549-53. 2013
    ..These data indicate that parent reported sleep disturbances are independently associated with SHB. It is possible that higher REM-sleep is a non-invasive biomarker for risk of self-harm behaviors in young children...
  11. doi request reprint The Spanish version of the Insomnia Severity Index: a confirmatory factor analysis
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep Med 13:207-10. 2012
    ..To examine the psychometric properties of the Spanish version of the Insomnia Severity Index (ISI) and to determine its factor structure with confirmatory factor analysis (CFA)...
  12. pmc ADHD subtypes and comorbid anxiety, depression, and oppositional-defiant disorder: differences in sleep problems
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, PO Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:328-37. 2009
    ..Sleep problems were analyzed in children with ADHD (Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder)...
  13. pmc Persistent insomnia: the role of objective short sleep duration and mental health
    Alexandros N Vgontzas
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Sleep 35:61-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, none of these studies have examined the role of polysomnographic (PSG) variables such as sleep duration or sleep apnea on the persistence of insomnia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nonsignificance of sleep relative to IQ and neuropsychological scores in predicting academic achievement
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:206-12. 2008
    ..The goal of the study was to determine the relative importance of sleep, IQ, neuropsychological, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) scores in predicting academic achievement...
  15. pmc Sleep misperception and chronic insomnia in the general population: role of objective sleep duration and psychological profiles
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Penn State University College of Medicine, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:88-97. 2011
    ..The frequency and the determinants of sleep misperception in general population samples are unknown...
  16. ncbi request reprint Similarities and differences in Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Third Edition (WISC-III) profiles: support for subtest analysis in clinical referrals
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, The Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:559-72. 2004
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of Gilliam Asperger's disorder scale in differentiating high and low functioning autism and ADHD
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, USA
    Psychol Rep 108:3-13. 2011
    ..Using the clinicians' Quotient and Cognitive Patterns score, 70% of children were correctly identified as having high or low functioning autism or ADHD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Insomnia symptoms, objective sleep duration and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal activity in children
    Julio Fernandez-Mendoza
    Sleep Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    Eur J Clin Invest 44:493-500. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the association between parent-reported insomnia symptoms, objective short sleep duration and cortisol levels in a population-based sample of school-aged children...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term temporal stability of measured inattention and impulsivity in typical and referred children
    Susan D Mayes
    1Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Atten Disord 18:23-30. 2014
    ..This study investigates the stability of measured inattention and impulsivity in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint WISC-IV and WIAT-II profiles in children with high-functioning autism
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry H073, The Penn State University College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:428-39. 2008
    ..FSIQ was the best single predictor of academic achievement...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing children's writing disabilities: different tests give different results
    Susan D Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Penn State College of Medicine, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, PA 17033, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 101:72-8. 2005
    ..Our study suggests that the latter is more likely than the Woodcock-Johnson to identify students who have problems in compositional writing...
  22. ncbi request reprint WISC-IV and WISC-III profiles in children with ADHD
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, Penn State College of Medicine, USA
    J Atten Disord 9:486-93. 2006
    ..All children in the WISC-IV sample scored lowest on WMI or PSI, whereas only 88% of the WISC-III children scored lowest on FDI or PSI. Thus, the WISC-IV may be more helpful in diagnosing ADHD than the WISC-III...
  23. ncbi request reprint Test of the definition of learning disability based on the difference between IQ and achievement
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Penn State College of Medicine, USA
    Psychol Rep 97:109-16. 2005
    ..e., < 100. Further, only 7% of the children were identified with a learning disability based on a WIAT score in the 90s. These children had a mean IQ of 123 and were rated by their teachers and parents as having learning problems...
  24. ncbi request reprint Analysis of WISC-III, Stanford-Binet:IV, and academic achievement test scores in children with autism
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, The Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:329-41. 2003
    ..The high-IQ group had significantly low scores on the Digit Span, Arithmetic, Coding, VMI, and WIAT Written Expression tests, suggesting attention and writing weaknesses...
  25. ncbi request reprint The Gordon Diagnostic System and WISC-III Freedom from Distractibility Index: validity in identifying clinic-referred children with and without ADHD
    Susan Dickerson Mayes
    Department of Psychiatry, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, USA
    Psychol Rep 91:575-87. 2002
    ..9% and negative predictive power improved substantially. Diagnostic agreement between the Gordon Diagnostic System and Freedom from Distractibility was 70%, suggesting that the two tests measure both similar and unique traits...