B Krakow

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of imagery rehearsal for chronic nightmares in sexual assault survivors with PTSD: a preliminary report
    B Krakow
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, USA
    J Trauma Stress 13:589-609. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep Dynamic Therapy for Cerro Grande Fire evacuees with posttraumatic stress symptoms: a preliminary report
    Barry J Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N M, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:673-84. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Nightmare frequency in sexual assault survivors with PTSD
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:175-90. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of sleep quality and posttraumatic stress to potential sleep disorders in sexual assault survivors with nightmares, insomnia, and PTSD
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    J Trauma Stress 14:647-65. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insomnia symptoms in patients with sleep-disordered breathing
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Chest 120:1923-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of evidence-based cognitive behavior therapy for nightmares and insomnia in crime victims with PTSD
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:2043-7. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Imagery rehearsal therapy for chronic nightmares in sexual assault survivors with posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 4775 Indian School Rd NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    JAMA 286:537-45. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic nightmares in adjudicated adolescent girls in a residential facility
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 4775 Indian School N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 29:94-100. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorder, depression, and suicidality in female sexual assault survivors
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, and University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87110, USA
    Crisis 21:163-170. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study on improvements in nightmares and post-traumatic stress disorder following treatment for co-morbid sleep-disordered breathing
    B Krakow
    UNM Sleep Research, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    J Psychosom Res 49:291-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint A controlled study of imagery rehearsal for chronic nightmares in sexual assault survivors with PTSD: a preliminary report
    B Krakow
    University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, USA
    J Trauma Stress 13:589-609. 2000
    ..Notwithstanding the large dropout rate, imagery-rehearsal therapy is an effective treatment for chronic nightmares in sexual assault survivors with PTSD and is associated with improvement in sleep quality and decreases in PTSD severity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep Dynamic Therapy for Cerro Grande Fire evacuees with posttraumatic stress symptoms: a preliminary report
    Barry J Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N M, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:673-84. 2002
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  3. ncbi request reprint Nightmare frequency in sexual assault survivors with PTSD
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:175-90. 2002
    ..Nightmare frequency, prevalence, distress and impairment are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship of sleep quality and posttraumatic stress to potential sleep disorders in sexual assault survivors with nightmares, insomnia, and PTSD
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    J Trauma Stress 14:647-65. 2001
    ..The relationship between sleep and posttraumatic stress appears to be more complex than can be explained by the current PTSD paradigm; and, sleep breathing and sleep movement disorders may be associated with this complexity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of insomnia symptoms in patients with sleep-disordered breathing
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Chest 120:1923-9. 2001
    ..To assess the prevalence of insomnia symptoms in patients with objectively diagnosed sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  6. ncbi request reprint An open-label trial of evidence-based cognitive behavior therapy for nightmares and insomnia in crime victims with PTSD
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:2043-7. 2001
    ..This study reports on an open-label trial of cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia and disturbing dreams in crime victims with PTSD. The relationship among nightmares, sleep disturbances, and PTSD symptoms is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Imagery rehearsal therapy for chronic nightmares in sexual assault survivors with posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 4775 Indian School Rd NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    JAMA 286:537-45. 2001
    ..Chronic nightmares occur frequently in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) but are not usually a primary target of treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of chronic nightmares in adjudicated adolescent girls in a residential facility
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 4775 Indian School N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    J Adolesc Health 29:94-100. 2001
    ..To evaluate imagery rehearsal therapy for the treatment of chronic nightmares in a sample of adolescent girls...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorder, depression, and suicidality in female sexual assault survivors
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, and University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque 87110, USA
    Crisis 21:163-170. 2000
    ..A provisional hypothesis is formulated that describes how sleep disorders may exacerbate depression and suicidality through the effects of chronic sleep fragmentation...
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study on improvements in nightmares and post-traumatic stress disorder following treatment for co-morbid sleep-disordered breathing
    B Krakow
    UNM Sleep Research, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
    J Psychosom Res 49:291-8. 2000
    ..To assess the impact of treatment for co-morbid sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) on patients with nightmares and post-traumatic stress...
  11. ncbi request reprint To breathe, perchance to sleep: sleep-disordered breathing and chronic insomnia among trauma survivors
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, USA
    Sleep Breath 6:189-202. 2002
    ..We discuss potential neurohormonal pathways and neuroanatomatical sites that may be involved in this proposed interaction between insomnia and SDB...
  12. ncbi request reprint Complex insomnia: insomnia and sleep-disordered breathing in a consecutive series of crime victims with nightmares and PTSD
    B Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 49:948-53. 2001
    ..In the interim, some posttraumatic stress disorder patients may benefit from sleep medicine evaluations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Suicidality and sleep disturbances
    Rebecca A Bernert
    Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1270, USA
    Sleep 28:1135-41. 2005
    ..It remains unclear, however, whether this link is largely explained by depressive symptoms. The present study investigated the relationship between suicidality, depression, and sleep complaints in a clinical outpatient setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of chronic nightmares: imagery rehearsal therapy
    Barry Krakow
    Maimonides Sleep Arts and Sciences, Ltd, Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 4:45-70. 2006
    ..The main points covered in each therapy session and their underlying rationale are presented. Dismantling protocols are suggested to discern active ingredients of IRT and to develop flexible applications based on patients' needs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nasal dilator strip therapy for chronic sleep-maintenance insomnia and symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing: a randomized controlled trial
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Suite 380, 6739 Academy NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA
    Sleep Breath 10:16-28. 2006
    ..03). SDB education and NDSs demonstrated therapeutic efficacy in a select sample of insomnia patients with SDB symptoms. Replication of results requires placebo controls and objectively confirmed SDB cases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Signs and symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing in trauma survivors: a matched comparison with classic sleep apnea patients
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:433-9. 2006
    ..Both groups reported high rates of fatigue or sleepiness, nocturia, morning dry mouth, and morning headaches. Awareness of these clinical features might enhance detection of SDB among trauma survivors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nightmare complaints in treatment-seeking patients in clinical sleep medicine settings: diagnostic and treatment implications
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA
    Sleep 29:1313-9. 2006
    ..To develop clinical guideposts to identify patients with salient nightmare conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nasal dilator strip therapy for chronic sleep maintenance insomnia: a case series
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, USA
    Sleep Breath 8:133-40. 2004
    ..Following NDS therapy, all three insomnia patients elected to pursue comprehensive SDB treatment at local sleep centers...
  19. ncbi request reprint An emerging interdisciplinary sleep medicine perspective on the high prevalence of co-morbid sleep-disordered breathing and insomnia
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep Med 5:431-3. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing, psychiatric distress, and quality of life impairment in sexual assault survivors
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 4775 Indian School Road NE, Suite 305, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:442-52. 2002
    ..SDB appears widespread among sexual assault survivors seeking help for nightmares. Research is needed to clarify the associations among SDB, distress, and physical and mental health impairment in trauma patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring trauma and health status in refugees: a critical review
    Michael Hollifield
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 2400 Tucker Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    JAMA 288:611-21. 2002
    ..Refugees experience multiple traumatic events and have significant associated health problems, but data about refugee trauma and health status are often conflicting and difficult to interpret...
  22. ncbi request reprint Refractory insomnia and sleep-disordered breathing: a pilot study
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, USA
    Sleep Breath 8:15-29. 2004
    ..To assess an uncontrolled, open-label trial of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) treatment on two different samples of chronic insomnia patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nightmares, insomnia, and sleep-disordered breathing in fire evacuees seeking treatment for posttraumatic sleep disturbance
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, 6739 Academy NE, Suite 380, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:257-68. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychosocial and biomedical CPAP adherence models. A commentary on: "Improving CPAP use by patients with the sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (SAHS)" (HM Engleman & MR Wild)
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep Med Rev 7:441-4. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Development of an inventory for measuring war-related events in refugees
    Michael Hollifield
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:67-80. 2005
    ..Participatory and qualitative methods reveal events and event types that have not been previously defined. The CTI warrants further testing after revision to incorporate items and event types determined by qualitative methods...
  26. ncbi request reprint Potential impact of sleep disorder treatment in fibromyalgia patients
    Barry Krakow
    Arch Intern Med 166:1323; author reply 1323-4. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessing war trauma in refugees: properties of the Comprehensive Trauma Inventory-104
    Michael Hollifield
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:527-40. 2006
    ..The CTI-104 is reliable and valid, and assesses a broader range of traumatic war-related events in a broader range of refugees than currently available instruments...
  28. ncbi request reprint A brief sleep scale for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index Addendum for PTSD
    Anne Germain
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 19:233-44. 2005
    ..The PSQI-A is a valid instrument for PTSD applicable to both clinical and research settings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Imagery rehearsal therapy for acute posttraumatic nightmares among combat soldiers in Iraq
    Bret A Moore
    Am J Psychiatry 164:683-4. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography in sleep maintenance insomnia patients
    Barry Krakow
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:53-4. 2007
  31. pmc A daytime, abbreviated cardio-respiratory sleep study (CPT 95807-52) to acclimate insomnia patients with sleep disordered breathing to positive airway pressure (PAP-NAP)
    Barry Krakow
    Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:212-22. 2008
    ..Patients treated with the PAP-NAP test (n = 39) were compared to an historical control group (n = 60) of insomnia patients with SDB who did not receive the test...