Jane F Owens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function effects of suppressing ovarian hormones in young women
    Jane F Owens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Menopause 9:227-35. 2002
  2. pmc Napping, nighttime sleep, and cardiovascular risk factors in mid-life adults
    Jane F Owens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:330-5. 2010
  3. pmc Sleep is associated with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort of midlife women: the SWAN Sleep Study
    Martica H Hall
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 35:783-90. 2012
  4. pmc Unfair treatment is associated with poor sleep in African American and Caucasian adults: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE project
    Danielle L Beatty
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Health Psychol 30:351-9. 2011
  5. pmc Social integration, social contacts, and blood pressure dipping in African-Americans and whites
    Wendy M Troxel
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Hypertens 28:265-71. 2010
  6. pmc Associations of Framingham risk score profile and coronary artery calcification with sleep characteristics in middle-aged men and women: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE study
    Karen A Matthews
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 34:711-6. 2011
  7. pmc Are inflammatory and coagulation biomarkers related to sleep characteristics in mid-life women?: Study of Women's Health across the Nation sleep study
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:1649-55. 2010
  8. pmc Race and financial strain are independent correlates of sleep in midlife women: the SWAN sleep study
    Martica H Hall
    Department of Psychiatry University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 32:73-82. 2009
  9. pmc Blood pressure dipping and sleep disturbance in African-American and Caucasian men and women
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:826-31. 2008
  10. pmc Sleep duration and insulin resistance in healthy black and white adolescents
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:1353-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function effects of suppressing ovarian hormones in young women
    Jane F Owens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Menopause 9:227-35. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effect of a pharmacologically induced, temporary suppression of ovarian hormones on healthy young women's cognitive functioning...
  2. pmc Napping, nighttime sleep, and cardiovascular risk factors in mid-life adults
    Jane F Owens
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:330-5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relations between sleep characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors and napping behavior, and to assess whether daytime napping leads to subsequent better or worse sleep...
  3. pmc Sleep is associated with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort of midlife women: the SWAN Sleep Study
    Martica H Hall
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 35:783-90. 2012
    ..We evaluated associations among subjective and objective measures of sleep and the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic sample of midlife women...
  4. pmc Unfair treatment is associated with poor sleep in African American and Caucasian adults: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE project
    Danielle L Beatty
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Health Psychol 30:351-9. 2011
    ..To test the association between self-reported unfair treatment and objective and self-reported sleep characteristics in African American and Caucasian adults...
  5. pmc Social integration, social contacts, and blood pressure dipping in African-Americans and whites
    Wendy M Troxel
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Hypertens 28:265-71. 2010
    ..However, scant research has examined whether social relationships influence key nocturnal pathways, such as nocturnal BP dipping...
  6. pmc Associations of Framingham risk score profile and coronary artery calcification with sleep characteristics in middle-aged men and women: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE study
    Karen A Matthews
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 34:711-6. 2011
    ..Short and less efficient sleep may be risk factors for atherosclerosis. Few studies have investigated the associations between sleep characteristics and early cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk...
  7. pmc Are inflammatory and coagulation biomarkers related to sleep characteristics in mid-life women?: Study of Women's Health across the Nation sleep study
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:1649-55. 2010
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  8. pmc Race and financial strain are independent correlates of sleep in midlife women: the SWAN sleep study
    Martica H Hall
    Department of Psychiatry University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 32:73-82. 2009
    ..To examine racial differences in sleep in a large cohort of midlife women and to evaluate whether indices of socioeconomic status (SES) are associated with racial differences in sleep...
  9. pmc Blood pressure dipping and sleep disturbance in African-American and Caucasian men and women
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:826-31. 2008
    ..Elevated night time/daytime blood pressure (BP) ratios are associated with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. We evaluated the associations between sleep/awake BP ratios and sleep disturbances...
  10. pmc Sleep duration and insulin resistance in healthy black and white adolescents
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:1353-8. 2012
    ..Yet few studies of sleep and insulin resistance have focused on the important developmental period of adolescence. To address this gap, we examined the association of sleep and insulin resistance in healthy adolescents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Positive and negative attributes and risk for coronary and aortic calcification in healthy women
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:355-61. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that low positive and high negative affect and cognitions would be related to risk for coronary and aortic calcification in healthy women...
  12. pmc A greater reduction in high-frequency heart rate variability to a psychological stressor is associated with subclinical coronary and aortic calcification in postmenopausal women
    Peter J Gianaros
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:553-60. 2005
    ..We tested whether the reduction in HF-HRV to a psychological stressor relative to a baseline level is also associated with subclinical coronary or aortic atherosclerosis, as assessed by calcification in these vascular regions...
  13. ncbi request reprint It is never too late: change in physical activity fosters change in cardiovascular risk factors in middle-aged women
    Jane F Owens
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prev Cardiol 6:22-8. 2003
    ..Thus, for middle-aged women going through the menopausal transition, it is never too late to reduce their cardiovascular risk by increasing their activity level...
  14. pmc Influence of race and socioeconomic status on sleep: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE project
    Elizabeth J Mezick
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:410-6. 2008
    ..To examine the independent and interactive effects of race and socioeconomic status (SES) on objective indices and self-reports of sleep...
  15. ncbi request reprint Influence of hormone therapy on the cardiovascular responses to stress of postmenopausal women
    Karen A Matthews
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychol 69:39-56. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Short-term suppression of ovarian function and immune measures in healthy women
    Janine D Flory
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:749-68. 2002
    ..Basal and acute stress-induced cell counts showed moderate to high temporal stability over a six to ten month time interval...