Wendy M Troxel

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Marital quality and the marital bed: examining the covariation between relationship quality and sleep
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:389-404. 2007
  2. pmc Attachment anxiety, relationship context, and sleep in women with recurrent major depression
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:692-9. 2007
  3. 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
  4. pmc Does social support differentially affect sleep in older adults with versus without insomnia?
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:459-66. 2010
  5. pmc A quantitative approach to distinguishing older adults with insomnia from good sleeper controls
    Jessica C Levenson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:125-31. 2013
  6. pmc Sleep symptoms predict the development of the metabolic syndrome
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:1633-40. 2010
  7. pmc Marital/cohabitation status and history in relation to sleep in midlife women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:973-81. 2010
  8. pmc Marital happiness and sleep disturbances in a multi-ethnic sample of middle-aged women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
    Behav Sleep Med 7:2-19. 2009
  9. pmc Couples' nighttime sleep efficiency and concordance: evidence for bidirectional associations with daytime relationship functioning
    Brant P Hasler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:794-801. 2010
  10. pmc Insomnia and objectively measured sleep disturbances predict treatment outcome in depressed patients treated with psychotherapy or psychotherapy-pharmacotherapy combinations
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:478-85. 2012

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Publications18

  1. pmc Marital quality and the marital bed: examining the covariation between relationship quality and sleep
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:389-404. 2007
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  2. pmc Attachment anxiety, relationship context, and sleep in women with recurrent major depression
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:692-9. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between attachment anxiety, marital status, bed-partner status, and sleep in recurrently depressed women...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc Does social support differentially affect sleep in older adults with versus without insomnia?
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:459-66. 2010
    ..We examined social support as a potential protective factor for sleep among older adults (60 years and older) with insomnia (n=79) and age- and sex-matched controls without insomnia (n=40)...
  5. pmc A quantitative approach to distinguishing older adults with insomnia from good sleeper controls
    Jessica C Levenson
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:125-31. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the optimal quantitative thresholds for actigraphy and sleep diary that differentiate older adults (> 60 years) with insomnia from good sleeper controls...
  6. pmc Sleep symptoms predict the development of the metabolic syndrome
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:1633-40. 2010
    ..This is the first prospective study to report the association between commonly reported sleep symptoms and the development of the metabolic syndrome, a key CVD risk factor...
  7. pmc Marital/cohabitation status and history in relation to sleep in midlife women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 33:973-81. 2010
    ..To examine whether current and/or history of marital/cohabitation status are associated with sleep, independent of demographic and general health risk factors...
  8. pmc Marital happiness and sleep disturbances in a multi-ethnic sample of middle-aged women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
    Behav Sleep Med 7:2-19. 2009
    ..After controlling for relevant covariates, maritally happy women reported fewer sleep disturbances, with the association evident among Caucasian women and to a lesser extent among African American women...
  9. pmc Couples' nighttime sleep efficiency and concordance: evidence for bidirectional associations with daytime relationship functioning
    Brant P Hasler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:794-801. 2010
    ..Emerging evidence suggests the existence of bidirectional links between sleep and relational processes in dyads, but to date, this research has been primarily cross sectional...
  10. pmc Insomnia and objectively measured sleep disturbances predict treatment outcome in depressed patients treated with psychotherapy or psychotherapy-pharmacotherapy combinations
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:478-85. 2012
    ..The present study is a secondary analysis that examines the degree to which insomnia, objective sleep disturbances, or their combination predicts depression remission following pharmacotherapy and/or psychotherapy treatment...
  11. pmc It's more than sex: exploring the dyadic nature of sleep and implications for health
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:578-86. 2010
    ..Exploring the links between close relationships and sleep may contribute to our understanding of why some relationships confer health benefits, whereas others confer health risks...
  12. pmc Clinical management of insomnia with brief behavioral treatment (BBTI)
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 10:266-79. 2012
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  13. pmc Insecure attachment is an independent correlate of objective sleep disturbances in military veterans
    Wendy M Troxel
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep Med 12:860-5. 2011
    ..This study examines the association between interpersonal attachment styles and sleep in a high-risk cohort of military veterans with PTSD symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Marital quality and occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1022-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine whether women reporting marital satisfaction are at reduced risk of developing the metabolic syndrome compared with other women...
  15. ncbi request reprint What are the costs of marital conflict and dissolution to children's physical health?
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 7:29-57. 2004
    ..In the final section, we address limitations in the current literature and identify research that is needed to better evaluate the association between marital conflict and dissolution and children's physical health...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronic stress burden, discrimination, and subclinical carotid artery disease in African American and Caucasian women
    Wendy M Troxel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Health Psychol 22:300-9. 2003
    ..The results suggest that African Americans may be particularly vulnerable to the burden of chronic stress...
  17. ncbi request reprint Marital status and quality in middle-aged women: Associations with levels and trajectories of cardiovascular risk factors
    Linda C Gallo
    San Diego State University University of California, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    Health Psychol 22:453-63. 2003
    ..In some cases, women in satisfying marriages also showed a lower risk trajectory on risk factors relative to other women. Hence, marriage appears to confer health benefits for women, but only when marital satisfaction is high...
  18. ncbi request reprint Marital status, marital quality, and atherosclerotic burden in postmenopausal women
    Linda C Gallo
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:952-62. 2003
    ..Marriage confers health benefits for men, but the evidence for women is less consistent. Inconsistent findings may be attributed, in part, to the confounding of marital status and marital quality...