WILFRED PIGEON

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The pathophysiology of insomnia: from models to molecules (and back)
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 18:546-53. 2012
  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of CBT interventions for co-morbid chronic pain & insomnia: a pilot study
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Behav Res Ther 50:685-9. 2012
  3. pmc Sleep disturbance preceding suicide among veterans
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S93-7. 2012
  4. pmc Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY, USA
    Sleep 31:481-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, prevalence, pathways, consequences & treatment of insomnia
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    Indian J Med Res 131:321-32. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of a tart cherry juice beverage on the sleep of older adults with insomnia: a pilot study
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Med Food 13:579-83. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep homeostasis in primary insomnia
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:247-54. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of adult insomnia with cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, 300 Crittenden Boulevard Box PSYCH, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:1148-60. 2010
  9. pmc Sleep disturbances and their association with mental health among women exposed to intimate partner violence
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1923-9. 2011
  10. pmc Chronic low back pain, sleep disturbance, and interleukin-6
    Kathi L Heffner
    Department of Psychiatry, Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Clin J Pain 27:35-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint The pathophysiology of insomnia: from models to molecules (and back)
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 18:546-53. 2012
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  2. pmc Comparative effectiveness of CBT interventions for co-morbid chronic pain & insomnia: a pilot study
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Behav Res Ther 50:685-9. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Sleep disturbance preceding suicide among veterans
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY 14424, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S93-7. 2012
    ..We examined the role of sleep disturbance in time to suicide since the last treatment visit among veterans receiving Veterans Health Administration (VHA) services...
  4. pmc Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY, USA
    Sleep 31:481-8. 2008
    ..The present longitudinal study examines the relationship of insomnia to the continuation of depression in the context of an intervention study in elderly subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, prevalence, pathways, consequences & treatment of insomnia
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA
    Indian J Med Res 131:321-32. 2010
    ..Both sedative-hypnotic and cognitivebehavioural interventions exist for insomnia and each type of intervention have substantial levels of empirical support for their efficacy...
  6. pmc Effects of a tart cherry juice beverage on the sleep of older adults with insomnia: a pilot study
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Med Food 13:579-83. 2010
    ..These effects, however, were considerably less than those for evidence-based treatments of insomnia: hypnotic agents and cognitive-behavioral therapies for insomnia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep homeostasis in primary insomnia
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 10:247-54. 2006
    ..In addition, we provide a discussion regarding how hyperarousal and circadian factors may interact with altered sleep homeostasis, and suggestions for further inquiry...
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of adult insomnia with cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, 300 Crittenden Boulevard Box PSYCH, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:1148-60. 2010
    ..A case illustrates the core treatment processes and demonstrates that improving sleep in the context of conditions like chronic pain can lead to better management of such conditions...
  9. pmc Sleep disturbances and their association with mental health among women exposed to intimate partner violence
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1923-9. 2011
    ..This association, however, has not been well characterized in terms of general prevalence or its further relationship with depression, suicidality, and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  10. pmc Chronic low back pain, sleep disturbance, and interleukin-6
    Kathi L Heffner
    Department of Psychiatry, Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Clin J Pain 27:35-41. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to examine associations between sleep disturbance and circulating levels of the inflammatory cytokine, interleukin-6 (IL-6), in individuals with and without chronic low back pain...
  11. pmc The efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in patients with chronic pain
    Carla R Jungquist
    University of Rochester, School of Nursing, NY, USA
    Sleep Med 11:302-9. 2010
    ..To assess the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) in patients with non-malignant chronic pain...
  12. doi request reprint The incidence and temporal patterning of insomnia: a pilot study
    Michael L Perlis
    Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Sleep Res 19:31-5. 2010
    ..These data suggest that insomnia severity may be mediated/moderated by sleep homeostasis and that the homeostat, or input to the homeostat, may be abnormal in patients with PI...
  13. pmc The effect of interpersonal psychotherapy for depression on insomnia symptoms in a cohort of women with sexual abuse histories
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642 8409, USA Wilfred
    J Trauma Stress 22:634-8. 2009
    ..Despite improvements in depression, insomnia persists for most women with CSA...
  14. ncbi request reprint Placebo effects in primary insomnia
    Michael L Perlis
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, 300 Crittenden Blvd Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 9:381-9. 2005
    ..An appreciation of the latter phenomenon may provide increased power to detect therapeutic outcomes and may be used to potentiate clinical gains...
  15. ncbi request reprint REM sleep and the early development of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Thomas A Mellman
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth School of Medicine, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1696-701. 2002
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  16. ncbi request reprint The future of behavioral sleep medicine
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:73-9. 2007
    ..A brief history of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, challenges to achieving greater integration, progress made to date, and suggestions for the immediate future are presented...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationships between REM sleep findings and PTSD symptoms during the early aftermath of trauma
    Thomas A Mellman
    Department of Psychiatry, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:893-901. 2007
    ..Relative beta frequency during REM sleep from a subset of cases correlated negatively with PTSD and nightmare severity. These findings suggest a link between subjective symptoms and REM sleep phenomena acutely following trauma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between excessive daytime sleepiness and fatigue: toward improved detection and treatment
    Wilfred R Pigeon
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Psychosom Res 54:61-9. 2003
    ..The similarity of EDS and fatigue may create diagnostic ambiguity and thereby contribute to under-identification and under-treatment. Fatigue, in particular, is thought to be difficult to manage when it is identified...
  19. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability during sleep and the early development of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Thomas A Mellman
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:953-6. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of residual insomnia after CBT for PTSD: case studies
    Jason C DeViva
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    J Trauma Stress 18:155-9. 2005
    ..Results highlight issues specific to treating insomnia in trauma populations and future directions for examining treatment of insomnia associated with PTSD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Identification and management of insomnia
    Michael J Sateia
    Section of Behavioral Medicine, Sleep Disorders Center, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:567-96, vii. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Do patients with sleep maintenance insomnia have a problem with sleep maintenance?
    Pamela V Thacher
    Department of Psychology, St Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 4:203-18. 2006
    ..The data from this study represent the first attempt to characterize the stages from which awakenings occur in sleep maintenance insomnia...

Research Grants4

  1. Treatment of Insomnia Secondary to Chronic Pain
    WILFRED PIGEON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, it is anticipated that studies of this kind will provide the evidence required to make CBT-I a standard of practice for the management of chronic pain. ..
  2. The Psychoneuroimmunology of Insomnia: Response to a Vaccine Challenge
    WILFRED PIGEON; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. The Psychoneuroimmunology of Insomnia: Response to a Vaccine Challenge
    WILFRED PIGEON; Fiscal Year: 2009
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