Fiona C Baker

Summary

Affiliation: SRI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep across the menstrual cycle in young, healthy women
    Fiona C Baker
    Wits Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Unit, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Psychosom Res 56:239-43. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Insomnia in women approaching menopause: Beyond perception
    Fiona C Baker
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA Brain Function Research Group, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 60:96-104. 2015
  3. pmc Perceived poor sleep quality in the absence of polysomnographic sleep disturbance in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA
    J Sleep Res 21:535-45. 2012
  4. pmc Developmental changes in the sleep electroencephalogram of adolescent boys and girls
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    J Sleep Res 21:59-67. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Association of sociodemographic, lifestyle, and health factors with sleep quality and daytime sleepiness in women: findings from the 2007 National Sleep Foundation "Sleep in America Poll"
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94045, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:841-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Circadian rhythms, sleep, and the menstrual cycle
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Sleep Med 8:613-22. 2007
  7. pmc Sleep quality and the sleep electroencephalogram in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    Sleep 30:1283-91. 2007
  8. pmc Reduced parasympathetic activity during sleep in the symptomatic phase of severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, CA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 65:13-22. 2008
  9. pmc Daytime sleepiness, psychomotor performance, waking EEG spectra and evoked potentials in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    J Sleep Res 19:214-27. 2010
  10. pmc Independent contributions of cortical gray matter, aging, sex and alcoholism to K-complex amplitude evoked during sleep
    Ian M Colrain
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Sleep 34:787-95. 2011

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sleep across the menstrual cycle in young, healthy women
    Fiona C Baker
    Wits Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Unit, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Psychosom Res 56:239-43. 2004
    ..To establish the association between subjective sleep and phase of the menstrual cycle in healthy, young, ovulating women...
  2. doi request reprint Insomnia in women approaching menopause: Beyond perception
    Fiona C Baker
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA Brain Function Research Group, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 60:96-104. 2015
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  3. pmc Perceived poor sleep quality in the absence of polysomnographic sleep disturbance in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA
    J Sleep Res 21:535-45. 2012
    ..Anxiety has a strong impact on sleep quality ratings, suggesting that better control of mood symptoms in women with severe premenstrual syndrome may lead to better subjective sleep quality...
  4. pmc Developmental changes in the sleep electroencephalogram of adolescent boys and girls
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    J Sleep Res 21:59-67. 2012
    ..Declines in sleep EEG spectral power occur across adolescence in both boys and girls, particularly in the occipital derivation, and are not state-specific, occurring in both NREM and REM sleep...
  5. doi request reprint Association of sociodemographic, lifestyle, and health factors with sleep quality and daytime sleepiness in women: findings from the 2007 National Sleep Foundation "Sleep in America Poll"
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94045, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:841-9. 2009
    ..To investigate factors associated with poor sleep quality and daytime sleepiness in women living in the United States...
  6. ncbi request reprint Circadian rhythms, sleep, and the menstrual cycle
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Sleep Med 8:613-22. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Sleep quality and the sleep electroencephalogram in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    Sleep 30:1283-91. 2007
    ..We investigated sleep quality and sleep composition using conventional and quantitative electroencephalographic analyses in women with severe PMS, as compared with that of controls...
  8. pmc Reduced parasympathetic activity during sleep in the symptomatic phase of severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, CA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 65:13-22. 2008
    ..There is some evidence that altered autonomic function may be an important component of PMS, but few studies have used heart rate variability (HRV) as a sensitive marker of autonomic activity in severe PMS, and findings are conflicting...
  9. pmc Daytime sleepiness, psychomotor performance, waking EEG spectra and evoked potentials in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Fiona C Baker
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    J Sleep Res 19:214-27. 2010
    ..However, the ability to maintain wakefulness under soporific conditions, spectral properties of waking EEG and cognitive processing do not vary in synchrony with premenstrual symptoms...
  10. pmc Independent contributions of cortical gray matter, aging, sex and alcoholism to K-complex amplitude evoked during sleep
    Ian M Colrain
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Sleep 34:787-95. 2011
    ..The study was designed to determine whether these declines are related to the extent of cortical or subcortical shrinkage...
  11. pmc Sleep evoked delta frequency responses show a linear decline in amplitude across the adult lifespan
    Ian M Colrain
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 31:874-83. 2010
    ..Smaller, yet still significant reductions were seen in the ability to elicit K-complexes. The data highlight the utility of evoked K-complexes as a sensitive marker of brain aging in men and women...
  12. pmc Autonomic regulation across phases of the menstrual cycle and sleep stages in women with premenstrual syndrome and healthy controls
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2618-27. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest the involvement of female reproductive steroids in cardiac autonomic control during sleep in women with and without premenstrual syndrome. ..
  13. doi request reprint Women with dysmenorrhea are hypersensitive to experimental deep muscle pain across the menstrual cycle
    Stella Iacovides
    Wits Dial a bed Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa Electronic address
    J Pain 14:1066-76. 2013
    ..These data show that women with severe primary dysmenorrhea, who experience monthly menstrual pain, are hyperalgesic to deep muscle pain compared to women without dysmenorrhea...
  14. pmc Vagal withdrawal during hot flashes occurring in undisturbed sleep
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    From the 1Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 2Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia and 3Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Menopause 20:1147-53. 2013
    ..Little is known about the impact of hot flashes on cardiac autonomic regulation, particularly vagal control. Therefore, we assessed the cardiac autonomic profile associated with physiological hot flashes occurring in undisturbed sleep...
  15. doi request reprint Reduced quality of life when experiencing menstrual pain in women with primary dysmenorrhea
    Stella Iacovides
    Wits Dial a bed Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, School of Physiology, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:213-7. 2014
    ..0001). They also rated their overall life satisfaction and contentment as poorer during menstruation. Severe menstrual pain associated with primary dysmenorrhea, therefore, impacts health-related of QoL...
  16. doi request reprint Personality disorders in women with severe premenstrual syndrome
    Stephanie A Sassoon
    Neuroscience Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Ave, BN 165, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:257-64. 2011
    ..The comorbidity of a personality disorder and severe PMS places an additive burden on general life functioning and may have implications for psychiatric treatment or medication given to those with severe premenstrual symptoms...
  17. doi request reprint Changes in sleep as a function of adolescent development
    Ian M Colrain
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 21:5-21. 2011
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  18. pmc Impact of alcoholism on sleep architecture and EEG power spectra in men and women
    Ian M Colrain
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Sleep 32:1341-52. 2009
    ..To determine the impact of alcoholism on sleep architecture and sleep EEG power spectra in men and women with uncomplicated alcoholism...
  19. pmc Diclofenac potassium restores objective and subjective measures of sleep quality in women with primary dysmenorrhea
    Stella Iacovides
    Wits Dial a bed Sleep Laboratory, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sleep 32:1019-26. 2009
    ..We determined the effectiveness of diclofenac potassium, compared to placebo, in alleviating nighttime pain and restoring sleep architecture in women with primary dysmenorrhea...
  20. pmc The impact of alcoholism on sleep evoked Delta frequency responses
    Ian M Colrain
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:177-84. 2009
    ..Given the known neurodegenerative consequences of alcohol abuse it was hypothesized that alcoholism would be associated with further KC amplitude and incidence reductions...
  21. doi request reprint Cardiac autonomic function during sleep: effects of alcohol dependence and evidence of partial recovery with abstinence
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA
    Alcohol 49:409-15. 2015
    ..These data support other studies showing recovery in a number of ANS, central nervous system, and behavioral domains with abstinence, even in those with long-term dependence...
  22. pmc Menstrual Cycle-Related Variation in Physiological Sleep in Women in the Early Menopausal Transition
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences M d Z, A R W, S A S, I M C, F C B, SRI International, Menlo Park, California 94025 Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences I M C, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia and Brain Function Research Group F C B, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:2918-26. 2015
    ..Most studies show sleep homeostasis and continuity remain stable across the menstrual cycle in young women. The influence of the menstrual cycle on physiological sleep in midlife women is unknown...
  23. pmc Poor autonomic nervous system functioning during sleep in recently detoxified alcohol-dependent men and women
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, California
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1373-80. 2014
    ..Sleep is a suitable model to investigate ANS activity free from wake-related confounders. We investigated nighttime ANS functioning, and the relation between ANS activity and severity of alcohol dependence in chronic alcoholism...
  24. doi request reprint Partial K-Complex Recovery Following Short-Term Abstinence in Individuals with Alcohol Use Disorder
    Adrian R Willoughby
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, California
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 39:1417-24. 2015
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether the KC shows significant recovery over the first 4 months of abstinence in individuals with AUD...
  25. pmc Association between personality traits and DSM-IV diagnosis of insomnia in peri- and postmenopausal women
    Stephanie A Sassoon
    From the 1Center for Health Sciences, Biosciences Division, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA 2Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia and 3Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Menopause 21:602-11. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the role of personality factors in the development of DSM-IV insomnia coincident with perimenopause...
  26. doi request reprint The 24-h progression of menstrual pain in women with primary dysmenorrhea when given diclofenac potassium: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled crossover study
    Stella Iacovides
    Wits Dial a bed Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:993-1002. 2014
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  27. doi request reprint Validation of Sleep-Tracking Technology Compared with Polysomnography in Adolescents
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA
    Sleep 38:1461-8. 2015
    ..To evaluate the accuracy in measuring nighttime sleep of a fitness tracker (Jawbone UP) compared to polysomnography (PSG)...
  28. doi request reprint What we know about primary dysmenorrhea today: a critical review
    Stella Iacovides
    Wits Dial a bed Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Hum Reprod Update 21:762-78. 2015
    ..This review reports on current knowledge, particularly with regards to the impact and consequences of recurrent menstrual pain on pain sensitivity, mood, quality of life and sleep in women with primary dysmenorrhea...
  29. doi request reprint Evaluation of a consumer fitness-tracking device to assess sleep in adults
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    a Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA
    Chronobiol Int 32:1024-8. 2015
    ..The low-cost and wide-availability of these fitness-tracker devices may make them an attractive alternative to standard actigraphy in monitoring daily sleep-wake rhythms over several days...
  30. pmc Interaction between reproductive hormones and physiological sleep in women
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences M d Z, I M C, F C B, SRI International, Menlo Park, California 94025 Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences I M C, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, 3010, Australia and Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology F C B, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:1426-33. 2015
    ..No studies have assessed the association between concurrent physiological measures of sleep and serum hormone concentrations in perimenopausal women...
  31. pmc Magnitude of the impact of hot flashes on sleep in perimenopausal women
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, California
    Fertil Steril 102:1708-15.e1. 2014
    ..To quantify the impact of objectively recorded hot flashes on objective sleep in perimenopausal women...
  32. doi request reprint Alcohol and the sleeping brain
    Ian M Colrain
    Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 125:415-31. 2014
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  33. doi request reprint Nocturnal cardiac autonomic profile in young primary insomniacs and good sleepers
    Massimiliano DE Zambotti
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padua, Italy Center for Health Sciences, SRI International, Menlo Park, CA, USA Electronic address
    Int J Psychophysiol 93:332-9. 2014
    ..Altogether our findings indicated a dysfunctional sympathetic activity but a normal parasympathetic modulation before and during sleep in young adults with insomnia. ..
  34. pmc Developmental change in regional brain structure over 7 months in early adolescence: comparison of approaches for longitudinal atlas-based parcellation
    Edith V Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Neuroimage 57:214-24. 2011
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  35. pmc Partial recovery of alcohol dependence-related deficits in sleep evoked potentials following 12 months of abstinence
    Ian M Colrain
    Human Sleep Research Program, Center for Health Sciences, SRI International Menlo Park, CA, USA
    Front Neurol 3:13. 2012
    ..The data indicate that the sleep evoked response may provide a sensitive marker of brain recovery with abstinence from alcohol...
  36. ncbi request reprint Sleep behavior of South African adolescents
    Alison Reid
    Wits Sleep Laboratory, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Sleep 25:423-7. 2002
    ..To survey a large group of South African adolescents about their sleep behavior, daytime behaviors, and morning alertness as compared to those of other teenagers worldwide...
  37. ncbi request reprint Acetaminophen does not affect 24-h body temperature or sleep in the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle
    Fiona C Baker
    Wits Sleep Laboratory, Brain Function Research Unit, School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 92:1684-91. 2002
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