Wendy M Troxel

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. 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
    ....
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint Single-parent family structure and sleep problems in black and white adolescents
    Wendy M Troxel
    RAND Corporation, Health Division, Pittsburgh, PA, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:255-61. 2014
    ..Sleep is critical for adolescent health and is influenced by the family environment. In our study, we examined if family structure defined as single- vs two-parent households affected adolescent sleep...
  18. doi request reprint Interpersonal distress is associated with sleep and arousal in insomnia and good sleepers
    Heather E Gunn
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 76:242-8. 2014
    ..However, little is known about interpersonal distress and its association with sleep. We examined the associations among interpersonal distress, objective and subjective sleep in people with and without insomnia...
  19. pmc Predictors of treatment response to brief behavioral treatment of insomnia (BBTI) in older adults
    Wendy M Troxel
    Behavioral and Policy Sciences, RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1281-9. 2013
    ..The current study examined demographic, clinical, and sleep characteristics as predictors of clinically significant treatment response to brief behavioral treatment of insomnia (BBTI) in older adults with insomnia...