Sonia Ancoli-Israel

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Insomnia in special populations: effects of aging, menopause, chronic pain, and depression
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:33-47. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in older adults
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, and the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:95-103. 2006
  3. pmc Association between chronic caregiving stress and impaired endothelial function in the elderly
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2599-606. 2010
  4. pmc Behavioral correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older women
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sleep 30:1181-8. 2007
  5. pmc Effects of gender and dementia severity on Alzheimer's disease caregivers' sleep and biomarkers of coagulation and inflammation
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:605-10. 2009
  6. pmc Number of lapses during the psychomotor vigilance task as an objective measure of fatigue
    In Soo Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:163-8. 2010
  7. pmc Overnight changes of immune parameters and catecholamines are associated with mood and stress
    Winfried Rief
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:755-62. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbance, norepinephrine, and D-dimer are all related in elderly caregivers of people with Alzheimer disease
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0682, USA
    Sleep 29:1347-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Combination of caregiving stress and hormone replacement therapy is associated with prolonged platelet activation to acute stress among postmenopausal women
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:910-7. 2007
  10. pmc Fatigue and sleep quality are associated with changes in inflammatory markers in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Lianqi Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0733, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:706-13. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Insomnia in special populations: effects of aging, menopause, chronic pain, and depression
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:33-47. 2004
    ..The contributors to this article discuss insomnia as it is experienced by each of these populations and present representative case examples and proposed treatment plans for each...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in older adults
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, and the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:95-103. 2006
    ..The task for the geriatric psychiatrist is to identify the causes of these complaints and then initiate appropriate treatment...
  3. pmc Association between chronic caregiving stress and impaired endothelial function in the elderly
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:2599-606. 2010
    ..We examined the relationship between chronic caregiving stress and endothelial function...
  4. pmc Behavioral correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in older women
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sleep 30:1181-8. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Effects of gender and dementia severity on Alzheimer's disease caregivers' sleep and biomarkers of coagulation and inflammation
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:605-10. 2009
    ..This study examined the effects of caregiver gender and severity of the spouse's dementia on sleep, coagulation, and inflammation in the caregiver...
  6. pmc Number of lapses during the psychomotor vigilance task as an objective measure of fatigue
    In Soo Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:163-8. 2010
    ..We also examined if the PVT/fatigue relationship could be influenced by depressive symptoms...
  7. pmc Overnight changes of immune parameters and catecholamines are associated with mood and stress
    Winfried Rief
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:755-62. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that a nocturnal decrease of secretion of inflammation markers and catecholamines would be associated with mood and stress variables even after controlling for objective sleep variables...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbance, norepinephrine, and D-dimer are all related in elderly caregivers of people with Alzheimer disease
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0682, USA
    Sleep 29:1347-52. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined if sleep disturbance of elderly caregivers was associated with physiologic markers of cardiovascular risk, including plasma norepinephrine, epinephrine, and the hemostasis marker D-dimer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Combination of caregiving stress and hormone replacement therapy is associated with prolonged platelet activation to acute stress among postmenopausal women
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:910-7. 2007
    ..Both HRT and the chronic stress of caregiving have been associated with increased cardiovascular risk, potentially through a mechanism of platelet hyperactivity...
  10. pmc Fatigue and sleep quality are associated with changes in inflammatory markers in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Lianqi Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0733, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:706-13. 2012
    ..05). These relationships suggest that cancer-related fatigue and sleep disturbances may share common underlying biochemical mechanisms...
  11. doi request reprint Longitudinal platelet reactivity to acute psychological stress among older men and women
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Stress 12:426-33. 2009
    ..The results demonstrate that laboratory acute stress tests continued to produce robust platelet reactivity on three activation markers among older adults over 3 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relationship between fatigue and quality of life and inflammation during anthracycline-based chemotherapy in breast cancer
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego UCSD, Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    Biol Psychol 69:85-96. 2005
    ..001). The findings contribute to the literature by showing that both pre-chemotherapy and chemotherapy-induced changes in inflammation are related to changes in fatigue and quality of life in response to chemotherapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of light on agitation in institutionalized patients with severe Alzheimer disease
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:194-203. 2003
    ..The authors expand on an earlier pilot study by evaluating the effect of bright light therapy on agitated behavior in a large sample of patients with severe dementia...
  14. pmc Effects of depressive and anxious symptoms on norepinephrine and platelet P-selectin responses to acute psychological stress among elderly caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla CA 92093 0680, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:493-502. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Association between polysomnographic measures of disrupted sleep and prothrombotic factors
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Chest 131:733-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that disrupted sleep as verified by polysomnography is associated with increased levels of prothrombotic hemostasis factors previously shown to predict CAD risk...
  16. pmc Leisure activities, caregiving demands and catecholamine levels in dementia caregivers
    Elizabeth A Chattillion
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Psychol Health 27:1134-49. 2012
    ..Further support for these findings may impact psychological treatments for distressed caregivers...
  17. pmc Relationship between chronic stress and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in elderly Alzheimer's disease caregivers
    Susan K Roepke
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Stress 15:121-9. 2012
    ..These findings provide more evidence of the link between chronic caregiving stress and cardiovascular disease and indicate that enduring the experience of caregiving over a period of years might be associated with atherosclerotic burden...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of placement and bereavement on psychological well-being and cardiovascular risk in Alzheimer's caregivers: a longitudinal analysis
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:439-45. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of Alzheimer caregiver transitions (i.e., placement and bereavement) on psychological outcomes and on plasma D-dimer levels, an end product of the coagulation cascade associated with increased cardiovascular risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of race and sleep-disordered breathing on nocturnal BP "dipping": analysis in an older population
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Chest 122:1148-55. 2002
    ..This study examined whether nondipping in older African Americans and older white subjects is related to the presence of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and hypertension...
  20. pmc A 5-year longitudinal study of the relationships between stress, coping, and immune cell beta(2)-adrenergic receptor sensitivity
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 160:247-55. 2008
    ..However, increased mastery is associated with increased receptor sensitivity, and may therefore serve as a resource factor for improved health in this population...
  21. pmc Cognitive effects of treating obstructive sleep apnea in Alzheimer's disease: a randomized controlled study
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:2076-81. 2008
    ..To examine whether treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) results in better cognitive function...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of standard anthracycline-based chemotherapy on soluble ICAM-1 and vascular endothelial growth factor levels in breast cancer
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 10:4998-5003. 2004
    ..This study examined the effects of anthracycline-based chemotherapy on plasma sICAM-1 and VEGF, as well as soluble P-selectin, von Willebrand factor, and interleukin-6 levels...
  23. ncbi request reprint Vulnerable caregivers of Alzheimer disease patients have a deficit in beta 2-adrenergic receptor sensitivity and density
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 92103 0804, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:281-6. 2004
    ..The authors examined the effects of being a spousal caregiver of a patient with Alzheimer disease (AD) on the lymphocyte beta(2)-adrenergic receptor...
  24. pmc Persistent versus transient depressive symptoms in relation to platelet hyperactivation: a longitudinal analysis of dementia caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Affect Disord 116:80-7. 2009
    ..The primary objective was to investigate whether persistent depressive symptoms would relate to elevated platelet activation in response to acute psychological stress over a three-year period...
  25. pmc The longitudinal relationship between fatigue and sleep in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Lianqi Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0733, USA
    Sleep 35:237-45. 2012
    ..In this study of women with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy, we explored the longitudinal relationship between fatigue and sleep measured both subjectively and objectively...
  26. pmc A longitudinal analysis of the relations among stress, depressive symptoms, leisure satisfaction, and endothelial function in caregivers
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0680, USA
    Health Psychol 31:433-40. 2012
    ..This study examined the longitudinal associations between stress, depressive symptoms, leisure satisfaction, and endothelial function as measured by FMD...
  27. pmc Carotid plaque in Alzheimer caregivers and the role of sympathoadrenal arousal
    Susan K Roepke
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:206-13. 2011
    ..Providing care for a spouse with Alzheimer's disease has been associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease, potentially due to the impact of caregiving stress on the atherosclerotic disease process...
  28. ncbi request reprint Avoidant coping partially mediates the relationship between patient problem behaviors and depressive symptoms in spousal Alzheimer caregivers
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:299-306. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to test a mediational model of the associations between patient problem behaviors, escape-avoidance coping, and depressive symptoms in Alzheimer caregivers...
  29. pmc Sustained use of CPAP slows deterioration of cognition, sleep, and mood in patients with Alzheimer's disease and obstructive sleep apnea: a preliminary study
    Jana R Cooke
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:305-9. 2009
    ..Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) has recently been shown to have beneficial effects on cognition in AD. Little attention has focused on the long-term benefits of CPAP in these patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of periodic limb movements in older women
    David M Claman
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:438-45. 2006
    ..However, no large polysomnographic study has closely examined the relationship of PLMS to sleep architecture and arousals from sleep. We investigated the prevalence and correlates of PLMS in a community-based sample of older women...
  31. pmc Melatonin fails to improve sleep or agitation in double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial of institutionalized patients with Alzheimer disease
    Philip R Gehrman
    Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:166-9. 2009
    ..Given that the disease is often associated with low endogenous levels of melatonin, exogenous melatonin administration may lead to improvements in sleep and agitation...
  32. pmc Personal mastery is associated with reduced sympathetic arousal in stressed Alzheimer caregivers
    Susan K Roepke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:310-7. 2008
    ..This study examines the relationship between mastery and sympathetic arousal in elderly caregivers, as measured by norepinephrine (NE) reactivity to an acute psychological stressor...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dementia severity of the care receiver predicts procoagulant response in Alzheimer caregivers
    Kirstin Aschbacher
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:694-703. 2006
    ..Research has demonstrated that spousal dementia caregivers have elevated levels of D-dimer relative to their non-caregiving peers...
  34. pmc Pre-treatment symptom cluster in breast cancer patients is associated with worse sleep, fatigue and depression during chemotherapy
    Lianqi Liu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Psychooncology 18:187-94. 2009
    ..e. sleep disturbances, fatigue and depression) into one symptom cluster, to explore the associations between pre-treatment cluster categories and longitudinal profiles of these same symptoms during chemotherapy...
  35. doi request reprint The moderating role of personal mastery on the relationship between caregiving status and multiple dimensions of fatigue
    Susan K Roepke
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1453-62. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine whether personal mastery moderates the relationship between caregiving status (caregiver/non-caregiver) and multiple dimensions of fatigue...
  36. pmc Fatigue, sleep, and circadian rhythms prior to chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Support Care Cancer 14:201-9. 2006
    ..However, most of the previous research examined women either during or after chemotherapy. This study examined sleep, fatigue, and circadian rhythms in women with breast cancer before the start of chemotherapy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms predict norepinephrine response to a psychological stressor task in Alzheimer's caregivers
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:638-42. 2005
    ..The current study examined the relations between the level of depressive symptoms in spousal caregivers and the physiological response to a psychological stress task...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of continuous positive airway pressure versus supplemental oxygen on sleep quality in obstructive sleep apnea: a placebo-CPAP-controlled study
    Jose S Loredo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    Sleep 29:564-71. 2006
    ..We investigated the short-term effectiveness of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and oxygen in improving sleep quality in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  39. pmc Decreased slow wave sleep increases risk of developing hypertension in elderly men
    Maple M Fung
    San Diego Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Medicine Service, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Hypertension 58:596-603. 2011
    ..Selective deprivation of SWS may contribute to adverse blood pressure in older men...
  40. pmc Cognitive complaints after breast cancer treatments: examining the relationship with neuropsychological test performance
    Patricia A Ganz
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6900, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 105:791-801. 2013
    ..Cognitive complaints are reported frequently after breast cancer treatments. Their association with neuropsychological (NP) test performance is not well-established...
  41. ncbi request reprint Fatigue in obstructive sleep apnea: driven by depressive symptoms instead of apnea severity?
    Wayne A Bardwell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:350-5. 2003
    ..Fatigue is also a hallmark depressive symptom. The authors wondered if depressive symptoms in patients with obstructive sleep apnea would account for some of the fatigue beyond that explained by obstructive sleep apnea severity...
  42. pmc Arousal frequency is associated with increased fatigue in obstructive sleep apnea
    Herbert J Yue
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:331-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that arousal frequency and changes in sleep architecture contribute to the fatigue experienced by patients with OSA...
  43. pmc The Relationship between psychomotor vigilance performance and quality of life in obstructive sleep apnea
    In Soo Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:254-60. 2011
    ..We examined how vigilance and sustained attention, as assessed by the Psychomotor Vigilance Task (PVT), were related to quality of life after controlling for apnea severity and depression in subjects with OSA...
  44. ncbi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure reduces subjective daytime sleepiness in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease with sleep disordered breathing
    Mei S Chong
    Department of Psychiatry, Univeristy of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:777-81. 2006
    ..The effect of therapeutic CPAP treatment on daytime sleepiness in patients with mild-moderate AD with SDB was assessed...
  45. pmc Relationship of menopausal status and climacteric symptoms to sleep in women undergoing chemotherapy
    Michelle B Rissling
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92093 0733, USA
    Support Care Cancer 19:1107-15. 2011
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Effects of continuous positive airway pressure versus supplemental oxygen on 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure
    Daniel Norman
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Hypertension 47:840-5. 2006
    ..We conclude that CPAP therapy reduces both daytime and nighttime blood pressure in patients with OSA, perhaps through mechanisms other than improvement of nocturnal oxyhemoglobin saturation...
  47. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing, hypoxia, and risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia in older women
    Kristine Yaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA 306:613-9. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies have linked sleep-disordered breathing to poor cognition; however, it remains unclear whether sleep-disordered breathing precedes cognitive impairment in older adults...
  48. pmc Diurnal variability of C-reactive protein in obstructive sleep apnea
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093 0804, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:415-20. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the diurnal variability of C-reactive protein (CRP) in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  49. pmc Predictors of inflammation in response to anthracycline-based chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Paul J Mills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:98-104. 2008
    ..Inflammation in response to chemotherapy is most significantly related to inflammation that existed prior to chemotherapy but also potentially to treatment regimen and to certain disease characteristics...
  50. doi request reprint The moderating effect of personal mastery and the relations between stress and Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 (PAI-1) antigen
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S172-9. 2008
    ..e., negative life events and caregiving distress) and Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor (PAI)-1 antigen, an inhibitor of fibrinolysis implicated in the development of cardiovascular disease...
  51. doi request reprint Fatigue in sleep apnea: the role of depressive symptoms and self-reported sleep quality
    Carl J Stepnowsky
    Health Services Research and Development, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Sleep Med 12:832-7. 2011
    ..The goal of the present study was to better understand fatigue in OSA by examining self-reported sleep quality, depressive symptoms, excessive daytime sleepiness, and OSA severity in a group of newly diagnosed OSA patients...
  52. pmc Light treatment prevents fatigue in women undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0733, La Jolla, CA 92093 0733, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:1211-9. 2012
    ..This randomized controlled study tested the hypothesis that increased morning bright light, compared to dim light, would result in less fatigue in women with breast cancer undergoing chemotherapy...
  53. pmc Sleep disorders in the older adult - a mini-review
    Ariel B Neikrug
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 92093 0733, USA
    Gerontology 56:181-9. 2010
    ..This paper reviews the diagnoses and characteristics of sleep disorders generally found in the older adult. While aimed at the practicing geriatrician, this paper is also of importance for any gerontologist interested in sleep...
  54. pmc Self-efficacy buffers the relationship between dementia caregiving stress and circulating concentrations of the proinflammatory cytokine interleukin-6
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:64-71. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the potential protective role of coping self-efficacy on the relationship between caregiving stress and circulating concentrations of IL-6...
  55. ncbi request reprint The effect of sleep-disordered breathing on stages of sleep in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jana R Cooke
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, CA, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 4:219-27. 2006
    ..Treating these patients' SDB may increase their amount of REM sleep, which may result in improved daytime functioning. Controlled trials of SDB treatment in AD are needed to answer this question...
  56. ncbi request reprint Increased light exposure consolidates sleep and strengthens circadian rhythms in severe Alzheimer's disease patients
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry 116A, University of California, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 1:22-36. 2003
    ..It would behoove nursing homes to consider increasing ambient light in multipurpose rooms where patients often spend much of their days...
  57. pmc The association of race/ethnicity with objectively measured sleep characteristics in older men
    Yeonsu Song
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 10:54-69. 2011
    ..Hispanic men slept longer (6.7 hr) at night than Black (6.1 hr) and Asian American men (6.1 hr). This study supports significant variations in sleep characteristics in older men by race/ethnicity...
  58. pmc Effect of three weeks of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on mood in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: a randomized placebo-controlled study
    In Soo Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 0804, USA
    Sleep Med 13:161-6. 2012
    ..The present study examined whether three weeks of CPAP treatment had specific therapeutic effects on mood symptoms in patients with OSA compared with placebo...
  59. ncbi request reprint Increased brain activation during verbal learning in obstructive sleep apnea
    Liat Ayalon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Neuroimage 31:1817-25. 2006
    ..Given this, future neuroimaging studies may want to be aware of this potential confound...
  60. doi request reprint Sleep in the elderly: normal variations and common sleep disorders
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:279-86. 2008
    ..Nonpharmacological treatment techniques are discussed; pharmacological treatments are discussed in a companion article...
  61. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of depressive symptoms and apnea severity on fatigue in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a replication study
    Wayne A Bardwell
    University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:181-6. 2007
    ..OSA severity explained 4.2% of variance in fatigue while depressive symptoms explained an additional 42.3%. Here, we report a replication of these findings in a new, independent sample...
  62. ncbi request reprint Sleep quality and blood pressure dipping in normal adults
    Jose S Loredo
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, 92103 0804, USA
    Sleep 27:1097-103. 2004
    ..To investigate the relationship between sleep quality and nocturnal blood pressure dipping in normal subjects. We hypothesized that sleep quality correlates with dipping...
  63. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and cognition in older women
    Adam P Spira
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:45-50. 2008
    ....
  64. pmc The roles of TNF-alpha and the soluble TNF receptor I on sleep architecture in OSA
    Herbert J Yue
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:263-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the TNF receptor might play an important role in the inflammation as well as sleep architecture changes in patients with OSA...
  65. ncbi request reprint Effects of 2-week nocturnal oxygen supplementation and continuous positive airway pressure treatment on psychological symptoms in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a randomized placebo-controlled study
    Wayne A Bardwell
    Department of Psychiatry, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 5:21-38. 2007
    ..Both therapeutic CPAP and O(2) supplementation resulted in decreased psychological symptoms. Results suggest hypoxemia may play a stronger role than sleep disruption vis-à-vis OSA related psychological distress...
  66. ncbi request reprint Sleep and aging: prevalence of disturbed sleep and treatment considerations in older adults
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:24-30; quiz 42-3. 2005
    ..Cognitive-behavioral therapy alone and in combination with medication have been effective in improving sleep in older adults. Sleep disturbance is not a natural consequence of aging, but rather a treatable condition...
  67. ncbi request reprint Effects of galantamine versus donepezil on sleep in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer disease and their caregivers: a double-blind, head-to-head, randomized pilot study
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 19:240-5. 2005
    ..To examine the effects of galantamine and donepezil on patient and caregiver sleep...
  68. ncbi request reprint Adherence to continuous positive airway pressure treatment in patients with Alzheimer's disease and obstructive sleep apnea
    Liat Ayalon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, and Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:176-80. 2006
    ..This analysis examined whether patients with Alzheimer disease (AD) tolerate continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)...
  69. pmc Obstructive sleep apnea and age: a double insult to brain function?
    Liat Ayalon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:413-9. 2010
    ..Healthy aging is associated with cognitive deficits similar to those found in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). As in OSA, older adults show compensatory cerebral activation during cognitive demands in the face of neurocognitive decline...
  70. pmc Macrophage migratory inhibitory factor (MIF) may be a key factor in inflammation in obstructive sleep apnea
    Kate M Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Sleep 34:161-3. 2011
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and sleep architecture in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Jana R Cooke
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Drugs Aging 23:503-11. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine differences in sleep architecture in AD patients taking different AChEIs...
  72. pmc Altered brain activation during response inhibition in obstructive sleep apnea
    Liat Ayalon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Sleep Res 18:204-8. 2009
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for a standard research assessment of insomnia
    Daniel J Buysse
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Sleep 29:1155-73. 2006
    ..To present expert consensus recommendations for a standard set of research assessments in insomnia, reporting standards for these assessments, and recommendations for future research...
  74. ncbi request reprint Illuminating the impact of habitual behaviors in depression
    Patricia L Haynes
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    Chronobiol Int 22:279-97. 2005
    ..Longitudinal studies are needed to empirically demonstrate the direction of relationships between each of the variables tested...
  75. ncbi request reprint Relationship between daytime sleepiness and blood pressure in healthy older adults
    Iris B Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1759, USA
    Am J Hypertens 17:787-92. 2004
    ....
  76. pmc Anxiety symptoms and objectively measured sleep quality in older women
    Adam P Spira
    Division of Geriatrics and Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:136-43. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined the association between anxiety symptoms and objectively measured sleep quality in older adults. The authors determined this association in a large cohort of very old community-dwelling women...
  77. pmc Association between sleep and physical function in older men: the osteoporotic fractures in men sleep study
    Thuy Tien L Dam
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1665-73. 2008
    ..To determine whether sleep quality is associated with physical function in older men...
  78. pmc Gender differences in obstructive sleep apnea and treatment implications
    Christine M Lin
    Department of Surgery, San Diego School of Medicine, University of California, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0617, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 12:481-96. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review was to examine the literature on gender differences in OSA and to analyze whether or not these differences in pathogenic mechanisms affect diagnosis or treatment...
  79. ncbi request reprint Introduction
    Sonia Ancoli Israel
    San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:4-6. 2004
    ..Members of the primary care groups ranged from policy makers to those with a special interest in sleep medicine, all of whom contributed to an understanding of the unique circumstances and concerns encountered in primary care...
  80. ncbi request reprint Insomnia in primary care: Panel discussion
    Sonia Ancoli Israel
    San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:48-50. 2004
    ..The contributors to this article discuss insomnia as it is experienced by each of these populations and present representative case examples and proposed treatment plans for each...
  81. ncbi request reprint The role of actigraphy in the study of sleep and circadian rhythms
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, 92161, USA
    Sleep 26:342-92. 2003
    ..Those issues have now been addressed and actigraphy may now be reaching the maturity needed for application in the clinical arena...
  82. pmc The relative importance of specific risk factors for insomnia in women treated for early-stage breast cancer
    Wayne A Bardwell
    Rebecca and John Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Psychooncology 17:9-18. 2008
    ..Many individual risk factors for insomnia have been identified for women with a history of breast cancer. We assessed the relative importance of a wide range of risk factors for insomnia in this population...
  83. ncbi request reprint Stress-related reduction in personal mastery is associated with reduced immune cell beta2-adrenergic receptor sensitivity
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, U S A
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:935-46. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether stress-related experience of depressive symptoms and reductions in personal mastery were related to alterations in ss2-adrenergic receptor sensitivity...
  84. ncbi request reprint The toll of ethnic discrimination on sleep architecture and fatigue
    KaMala S Thomas
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Health Psychol 25:635-42. 2006
    ..05). These observations suggest that the effects of stress related to one's ethnic group membership carry over into sleep...
  85. pmc Insomnia and its treatment in women with breast cancer
    Lavinia Fiorentino
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, VASDHS, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:419-29. 2006
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint The sigmoidally transformed cosine curve: a mathematical model for circadian rhythms with symmetric non-sinusoidal shapes
    Matthew R Marler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Stat Med 25:3893-904. 2006
    ..We illustrate the sigmoidally transformed cosine curves, and compare them to harmonic regression modelling, in a sample of eight activity recordings made on patients in a nursing home...
  87. ncbi request reprint The impact and prevalence of chronic insomnia and other sleep disturbances associated with chronic illness
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, 116A VASDHS, University of California San Diego, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:S221-9. 2006
    ..This article reviews the specific associations between chronic insomnia and a wide range of chronic physical and psychiatric disorders...
  88. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and comorbidity of insomnia and effect on functioning in elderly populations
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:S264-71. 2005
    ..Clinicians should ask elderly patients about satisfaction with sleep. Any sleep complaints warrant careful evaluation of contributing factors and appropriate treatment...
  89. ncbi request reprint Are there ethnic differences in sleep architecture?
    Judi Profant
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, California 92093 0804, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 14:321-6. 2002
    ..05). In two separate studies, Blacks had longer TST, more minutes of REM, and lower percentage deep sleep. These findings suggest possible ethnic differences in sleep architecture...
  90. ncbi request reprint Sleep in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): a review of naturalistic and stimulant intervention studies
    Mairav Cohen-Zion
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 8:379-402. 2004
    ..Future research will need to further clarify the relationship between sleep and ADHD and the effects of stimulants on sleep of children with ADHD...
  91. ncbi request reprint The relationship between congestive heart failure, sleep apnea, and mortality in older men
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Chest 124:1400-5. 2003
    ..To examine the association of sleep apnea with heart disease...
  92. ncbi request reprint Taking fatigue seriously, II: variability in fatigue levels in cancer patients
    Joel E Dimsdale
    Dept of Psychiatry, Univ of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0804, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:247-52. 2007
    ..Multiple ratings of fatigue within short periods of time can be obtained and reveal that fatigue levels are quite variable, even within an individual. Cancer patients experience their fatigue as "moderate to extreme" 33% of the time...
  93. ncbi request reprint Spousal caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease show longitudinal increases in plasma level of tissue-type plasminogen activator antigen
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry 0680, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:816-22. 2007
    ..Caring for a spouse with Alzheimer's disease has been associated with increased mortality and reduced time to developing cardiovascular disease (CVD), possibly due to impaired fibrinolysis resulting from chronic stress...
  94. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and daytime napping in older adults
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    University of California San Diego, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:333-42. 2006
    ....
  95. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 2 week CPAP treatment on mood states in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a double-blind trial
    Alexander Haensel
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University Hospital Berne, Bern, Switzerland
    Sleep Breath 11:239-44. 2007
    ..No significant time x treatment effect was observed for either group. We could not show a specific beneficial impact of CPAP treatment on mood in OSA patients...
  96. pmc Recruiting research participants at community education sites
    Georgia Robins Sadler
    Rebecca and John Moores Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:235-9. 2005
    ..In this study, we explored whether community-based cancer education sites and educators serving the African American community could be used to recruit minority participants to research...
  97. pmc Effect of light treatment on sleep and circadian rhythms in demented nursing home patients
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:282-9. 2002
    ..To determine whether fragmented sleep in nursing home patients would improve with increased exposure to bright light...
  98. ncbi request reprint Long-term use of sedative hypnotics in older patients with insomnia
    Sonia Ancoli-Israel
    Department of Psychiatry 116A, University of California San Diego and Veterans Affairs, San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Sleep Med 6:107-13. 2005
    ..This paper reports the results of a 1-year open-label extension phases of two randomized, double-blind trials of zaleplon...
  99. ncbi request reprint Disrupting life events and the sleep-wake cycle in depression
    Patricia L Haynes
    University of Arizona, Department of Psychiatry, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1363-73. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to test whether participants with major depressive disorder have a greater disruption of daily sleep and motor activity following disrupting life events when compared to normal controls...
  100. doi request reprint The Influence of reproductive status and age on women's sleep
    Kathryn A Lee
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1209-14. 2008
    ..Key issues pertaining to sleep during menstrual cycles, pregnancy and postpartum, perimenopausal transition, and aging are presented. Clinical implications and areas for further research are identified...
  101. pmc Association between depressive symptoms and sleep disturbances in community-dwelling older men
    Misti L Paudel
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1228-35. 2008
    ..To examine the association between depressive symptoms and subjective and objective measures of sleep in community-dwelling older men...