Eileen R Chasens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of poor sleep quality and excessive daytime sleepiness on factors associated with diabetes self-management
    Eileen R Chasens
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:74-82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Insomnia and physical activity in adults with prediabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 21:294-308. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Sleepiness, physical activity, and functional outcomes in veterans with type 2 diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 22:176-82. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding sleep in persons with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:435-6, 438, 441. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea, daytime sleepiness, and type 2 diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:475-82. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Sleepiness and health in midlife women: results of the National Sleep Foundation's 2007 Sleep in America poll
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:157-71. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Reducing a barrier to diabetes education: identifying hearing loss in patients with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:956-64. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Daytime sleepiness, diabetes, and psychological well-being
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:1134-50. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Daytime sleepiness and functional outcomes in older adults with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:455-64. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Daytime sleepiness, exercise, and physical function in older adults
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:60-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Effect of poor sleep quality and excessive daytime sleepiness on factors associated with diabetes self-management
    Eileen R Chasens
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 39:74-82. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the association of impaired sleep quality and daytime sleepiness on self-reported diabetes control and psychological and social factors that affect diabetes self-management...
  2. doi request reprint Insomnia and physical activity in adults with prediabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 21:294-308. 2012
    ..The findings indicate that insomnia in adults with prediabetes may be a barrier to their adapting an active lifestyle...
  3. doi request reprint Sleepiness, physical activity, and functional outcomes in veterans with type 2 diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 22:176-82. 2009
    ..Sleepiness was predictive of being sedentary (p = .01) after controlling for age and body mass index. The conclusion is that daytime sleepiness may impede physical activity among veterans with diabetes, confounding self-management...
  4. ncbi request reprint Understanding sleep in persons with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:435-6, 438, 441. 2007
    ..In addition, interventions to improve sleep hygiene that can be easily implemented by diabetes educators will be described...
  5. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea, daytime sleepiness, and type 2 diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:475-82. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the literature on obstructive sleep apnea, resultant daytime sleepiness, and type 2 diabetes mellitus, as the state of evidence exists...
  6. doi request reprint Sleepiness and health in midlife women: results of the National Sleep Foundation's 2007 Sleep in America poll
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:157-71. 2010
    ..These results suggest that sleep disruptions and daytime sleepiness negatively affect the daily life of midlife women...
  7. doi request reprint Reducing a barrier to diabetes education: identifying hearing loss in patients with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 415 Victoria Building, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 36:956-64. 2010
    ..Two simple tests the diabetes educator can use to screen for hearing loss are described, and interventions that improve communication with patients with difficulty hearing are explained...
  8. doi request reprint Daytime sleepiness, diabetes, and psychological well-being
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:1134-50. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Daytime sleepiness and functional outcomes in older adults with diabetes
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:455-64. 2009
    ..This secondary analysis examined the effect of excessive sleepiness on daytime function in older adults with diabetes from the National Sleep Foundation's Sleep and Aging poll...
  10. ncbi request reprint Daytime sleepiness, exercise, and physical function in older adults
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:60-5. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that sleepiness in older adults is not benign but has implications for continued physical decline and warrants attention...
  11. pmc Revisiting the association between cardiovascular risk factors and diabetes: data from a large population-based study
    Kyeongra Yang
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:770-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between cardiovascular risk factors and the presence of diabetes in a large population-level dataset...
  12. pmc Sleep quality and functional disability in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Faith S Luyster
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:49-55. 2011
    ..Depression, pain severity, and fatigue were examined as separate mediators of the relationship between sleep quality and disability...
  13. pmc Continuous positive airway pressure treatment for sleep apnea in older adults
    Terri E Weaver
    Biobehavioral and Health Sciences Division, School of Nursing, Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Nursing Education Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:99-111. 2007
    ..Once initiated, CPAP treatment is tolerated by older adults, including those with Alzheimer's disease. Patterns of adherence in older individuals are consistent with that of middle-aged adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and obstructive sleep apnea: is increased sympathetic stimulation the link?
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2024 NEB, 420 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 5:87-96. 2003
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  15. pmc Modafinil improves functional outcomes in patients with residual excessive sleepiness associated with CPAP treatment
    Terri E Weaver
    Biobehavioral and Health Sciences Division, School of Nursing, Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:499-505. 2009
    ..We also explored the association of improvement of functional status with the presenting level of subjective sleepiness...
  16. pmc Development of the FOSQ-10: a short version of the Functional Outcomes of Sleep Questionnaire
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 32:915-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a shorter version of the instrument (FOSQ-10) that may be more easily implemented in clinical practice...
  17. doi request reprint Improving activity in adults with diabetes and coexisting obstructive sleep apnea
    Eileen R Chasens
    1University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    West J Nurs Res 36:294-311. 2014
    ..The study suggested that treatment of obstructive sleep apnea results in a modest improvement of activity in persons with type 2 diabetes. ..
  18. doi request reprint Outcomes of health care providers' recommendations for healthy lifestyle among U.S. adults with prediabetes
    Kyeongra Yang
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 9:231-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between receiving a health-care provider's recommendation and adherence to behavioral indicators of adaptation of a healthy lifestyle among adults with prediabetes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal polyuria in type 2 diabetes: a symptom of obstructive sleep apnea
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:424-34. 2002
    ..This exploratory study examined the relationships among glucose control, OSA, and nocturnal urine production...
  20. pmc Health-related quality of life among participants in the SMART weight loss trial
    Mindi A Styn
    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 25:276-9. 2012
    ..This secondary analysis of the SMART (Self Monitoring And Recording using Technology) trial, a clinical trial of behavioral weight loss treatment, provides evidence that quality of life improves with weight loss...
  21. ncbi request reprint Claustrophobia and adherence to CPAP treatment
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    West J Nurs Res 27:307-21. 2005
    ..Identification of persons with increased claustrophobia tendencies and targeted interventions may increase adherence...
  22. pmc Success in blinding to group assignment with sham-CPAP
    Eileen R Chasens
    1School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 15:465-9. 2013
    ..Participants' lower adherence to the sham device may be a potential problem that requires attention in the use of sham-CPAP as a placebo during clinical trials...
  23. pmc Subjective and objective appraisal of activity in adults with obstructive sleep apnea
    Eileen R Chasens
    School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 3500 Victoria Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:751819. 2011
    ..Conclusion. Subjective sleepiness was associated with perceived difficulty in activity but not with objectively measured activity. However, OSA severity was associated with decreased objective physical activity in aging adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nocturia: a problem that disrupts sleep and predicts obstructive sleep apnea
    Eileen R Chasens
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, Philadelphia, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 24:76-81, 105. 2003
    ..Evaluation requires differentiation of the underlying causes that result in either increased frequency or increased nocturnal urine production, including symptoms of OSA...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bedwetting--not always what it seems: a sign of sleep-disordered breathing in children
    Mary Grace Umlauf
    Graduate Program, University of Alabama School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 8:22-30. 2003
    ..Nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting) can linger long into childhood. Sleep research has documented that nocturia and bedwetting are symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults and that bedwetting is predictive of OSA in children...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing and nocturnal polyuria: nocturia and enuresis
    Mary Grace Umlauf
    University of Alabama School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL 35295 1210, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 7:403-11. 2003
    ..In addition, the resolution of these bothersome symptoms after treatment can contribute to patient satisfaction as well as reinforce treatment compliance...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea, nocturia and polyuria in older adults
    Mary Grace Umlauf
    University of Alabama School of Nursing, Birmingham AL 35294 1210, USA
    Sleep 27:139-44. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between nocturia and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in community dwelling older men and women...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sleep and chronobiology: recommendations for nursing education
    Kathryn A Lee
    Nursing Task Force, Association of Professional Sleep Societies
    Nurs Outlook 52:126-33. 2004