Christina S McCrae

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The future of behavioral sleep medicine: a report on the presentations given at the Ponte Vedra Behavioral Sleep Medicine Consensus Conference, March 27-29, 2009
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, 101 S Newell Drive, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:74-89. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Self-reported sleep, demographics, health, and daytime functioning in young old and old old community-dwelling seniors
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 6:106-26. 2008
  3. pmc Sleep discrepancy, sleep complaint, and poor sleep among older adults
    Jacob M Williams
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:712-20. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Day-to-day variability in nap duration predicts medical morbidity in older adults
    Natalie D Dautovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, USA
    Health Psychol 31:671-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Greater night-to-night variability in sleep discrepancy among older adults with a sleep complaint compared to noncomplaining older adults
    Daniel B Kay
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 11:76-90. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep hygiene practices in two community dwelling samples of older adults
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Sleep 29:1551-60. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Subjective and objective napping and sleep in older adults: are evening naps "bad" for nighttime sleep?
    Natalie D Dautovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1681-6. 2008
  8. pmc Daily variations in objective nighttime sleep and subjective morning pain in older adults with insomnia: evidence of covariation over time
    Joseph M Dzierzewski
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:925-30. 2010
  9. pmc Predictors of clinical pain in fibromyalgia: examining the role of sleep
    Ryan J Anderson
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    J Pain 13:350-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep complaints, subjective and objective sleep patterns, health, psychological adjustment, and daytime functioning in community-dwelling older adults
    Christina S McCrae
    Center for Gerontological Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Florida, McCarty C, Room 502, PO Box 115911, Gainesville, Florida 32611 5911, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P182-9. 2005

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint The future of behavioral sleep medicine: a report on the presentations given at the Ponte Vedra Behavioral Sleep Medicine Consensus Conference, March 27-29, 2009
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, 101 S Newell Drive, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:74-89. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Self-reported sleep, demographics, health, and daytime functioning in young old and old old community-dwelling seniors
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 6:106-26. 2008
    ..Because the importance of specific measures varied by group and sleep variable, research exploring the differential utility of specific measures for young old versus old old appears warranted...
  3. pmc Sleep discrepancy, sleep complaint, and poor sleep among older adults
    Jacob M Williams
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:712-20. 2013
    ..Sleep problems are common among older adults, and this discrepancy may represent meaningful sleep-related phenomenon, which could have clinical and research significance...
  4. doi request reprint Day-to-day variability in nap duration predicts medical morbidity in older adults
    Natalie D Dautovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, USA
    Health Psychol 31:671-6. 2012
    ..For highly variable behaviors such as sleep, it is important to consider fluctuations within the person instead of solely comparing averages of behaviors across persons...
  5. doi request reprint Greater night-to-night variability in sleep discrepancy among older adults with a sleep complaint compared to noncomplaining older adults
    Daniel B Kay
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 11:76-90. 2013
    ..Sleep discrepancy was a variable behavior that was not limited to insomnia, but instead manifested by degree throughout our older sample. Greater attention to variability in sleep research and clinical practice is warranted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep hygiene practices in two community dwelling samples of older adults
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Sleep 29:1551-60. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Subjective and objective napping and sleep in older adults: are evening naps "bad" for nighttime sleep?
    Natalie D Dautovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1681-6. 2008
    ..To compare objective and subjective measurements of napping and to examine the relationship between evening napping and nocturnal sleep in older adults...
  8. pmc Daily variations in objective nighttime sleep and subjective morning pain in older adults with insomnia: evidence of covariation over time
    Joseph M Dzierzewski
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:925-30. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Predictors of clinical pain in fibromyalgia: examining the role of sleep
    Ryan J Anderson
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    J Pain 13:350-8. 2012
    ..Results replicate previous research and suggest that spatial extent of pain, pain aftersensation, and negative mood play important roles in clinical pain, but sleep disturbance did not aid in its prediction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep complaints, subjective and objective sleep patterns, health, psychological adjustment, and daytime functioning in community-dwelling older adults
    Christina S McCrae
    Center for Gerontological Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Florida, McCarty C, Room 502, PO Box 115911, Gainesville, Florida 32611 5911, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P182-9. 2005
    ..interventions focusing on older individuals with insomnia secondary to/comorbid with poor health; 3. gender differences in subjective sleep estimates and in "single-shot" versus longitudinal sleep measures...
  11. pmc Tackling sleeplessness: Psychological treatment options for insomnia
    Natalie D Dautovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Nat Sci Sleep 2:23-37. 2010
    ..Considerations are presented for special populations, including older adults, children and teens, individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds, insomnia comorbid with other disorders, and individuals who are taking hypnotics...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioral treatment of insomnia
    Jacob Williams
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Chest 143:554-65. 2013
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  13. pmc Sleep pattern differences between older adult dementia caregivers and older adult noncaregivers using objective and subjective measures
    Meredeth A Rowe
    University of Florida, College of Nursing, PO Box 100187, Gainesville, FL 32610 0187, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:362-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the sleep patterns in a subset of dementia caregivers who provide care during the night, and compare those patterns to noncaregiving adults...
  14. doi request reprint Sleep in dementia caregivers and the effect of a nighttime monitoring system
    Meredeth A Rowe
    College of Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:338-47. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if a nighttime home monitoring system, designed to track the movements of a care recipient with dementia, would relieve worry and improve sleep in caregivers of persons with dementia...
  15. pmc Sleep and affect in older adults: using multilevel modeling to examine daily associations
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    J Sleep Res 17:42-53. 2008
    ..Finally, our results suggest exploration of affect as a potential intervention target in late-life insomnia is warranted...
  16. pmc Eszopiclone for late-life insomnia
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, PO Box 1001 65, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 2:313-26. 2007
    ..Specific topics covered include pharmacology, pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, clinical trial data, adverse events, drug interactions, tolerance/dependence, and economics/cost considerations for older adults...
  17. doi request reprint Negative mood mediates the effect of poor sleep on pain among chronic pain patients
    Erin M O'brien
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:310-9. 2010
    ..It was hypothesized that negative mood would mediate the relationship between sleep and pain...
  18. ncbi request reprint Research Evaluating Brief Behavioral Sleep Treatments for Rural Elderly (RESTORE): a preliminary examination of effectiveness
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinica and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:979-82. 2007
    ..To test the effectiveness of brief behavioral intervention for insomnia in rural elderly...
  19. ncbi request reprint Late-life comorbid insomnia: diagnosis and treatment
    Christina S McCrae
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, PO Box 100165 HSC, 101 S Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32610 0165, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:S14-23. 2009
    ..Thus, the use of nonpharmacologic treatments, such as cognitive behavior therapy and relaxation techniques, is recommended before any medical approaches...
  20. ncbi request reprint 'Young old' and 'old old' poor sleepers with and without insomnia complaints
    Christina S McCrae
    Institute on Aging, University of Florida, McCurty C, Room 502, Gainesville, FL 32611 5911, USA
    J Psychosom Res 54:11-9. 2003
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