Hawley E Montgomery-Downs

Summary

Affiliation: West Virginia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Infant feeding methods and maternal sleep and daytime functioning
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 53 Campus Dr, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1562-8. 2010
  2. doi Movement toward a novel activity monitoring device
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Breath 16:913-7. 2012
  3. ncbi Snore-associated sleep fragmentation in infancy: mental development effects and contribution of secondhand cigarette smoke exposure
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e496-502. 2006
  4. doi Sleep-disordered breathing symptoms frequency and growth among prematurely born infants
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 11:263-7. 2010
  5. ncbi Infant-feeding methods and childhood sleep-disordered breathing
    Hawley Evelyn Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 1124 Life Sciences Building, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1030-5. 2007
  6. ncbi Toddler behavior following polysomnography: effects of unintended sleep disturbance
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 1130 Life Sciences Building, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep 29:1282-7. 2006
  7. doi Digital oral photography for pediatric tonsillar hypertrophy grading
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:841-3. 2011
  8. ncbi Sleep habits and risk factors for sleep-disordered breathing in infants and young toddlers in Louisville, Kentucky
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 7:211-9. 2006
  9. pmc Normative longitudinal maternal sleep: the first 4 postpartum months
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, 53 Campus Drive, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:465.e1-7. 2010
  10. pmc Maternal postpartum sleepiness and fatigue: associations with objectively measured sleep variables
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:467-73. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Snoring, Early Behavior, and Oxidant Stress
    HAWLEY MONTGOMERY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Postpartum Sleep Deprivation and Fragmentation: Effects on Maternal Functioning
    HAWLEY MONTGOMERY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2007

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Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi Infant feeding methods and maternal sleep and daytime functioning
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 53 Campus Dr, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e1562-8. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to explore maternal actigraphically measured sleep, subjective sleep reports, and daytime functioning on the basis of current feeding method status during postpartum weeks 2 through 12...
  2. doi Movement toward a novel activity monitoring device
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Breath 16:913-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the reliability and validity of a novel activity monitoring device (Fitbit) compared to both polysomnography and standard actigraphy (Actiwatch-64)...
  3. ncbi Snore-associated sleep fragmentation in infancy: mental development effects and contribution of secondhand cigarette smoke exposure
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e496-502. 2006
    ..The goal of the study was to test the potential association between snoring and decrements in developmental performance among infants...
  4. doi Sleep-disordered breathing symptoms frequency and growth among prematurely born infants
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 11:263-7. 2010
    ..Children who were born prematurely are at higher risk for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) compared to their same-age peers who were born fullterm...
  5. ncbi Infant-feeding methods and childhood sleep-disordered breathing
    Hawley Evelyn Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 1124 Life Sciences Building, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Pediatrics 120:1030-5. 2007
    ..Breastfeeding provides immunologic protection against such early exposures. Therefore, we sought to explore whether sleep-disordered breathing severity would differ for children who were breastfed as infants...
  6. ncbi Toddler behavior following polysomnography: effects of unintended sleep disturbance
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, 1130 Life Sciences Building, PO Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep 29:1282-7. 2006
    ..We sought to examine how sleep in the home versus the laboratory differed among healthy toddlers and how such differences relate to standardized scores on assessments the morning following polysomnography...
  7. doi Digital oral photography for pediatric tonsillar hypertrophy grading
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:841-3. 2011
    ..Tonsillar hypertrophy contributes to pediatric disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea. The goal was to determine the utility of digital photographs for pediatric tonsillar grading...
  8. ncbi Sleep habits and risk factors for sleep-disordered breathing in infants and young toddlers in Louisville, Kentucky
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 7:211-9. 2006
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  9. pmc Normative longitudinal maternal sleep: the first 4 postpartum months
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, 53 Campus Drive, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 203:465.e1-7. 2010
    ..To describe the normative course of maternal sleep during the first 4 months postpartum...
  10. pmc Maternal postpartum sleepiness and fatigue: associations with objectively measured sleep variables
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    J Psychosom Res 69:467-73. 2010
    ..Additionally, we wanted to explore the independent associations among these measures with actigraphically measured nocturnal sleep variables...
  11. pmc Actual and perceived sleep: associations with daytime functioning among postpartum women
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, WV, USA
    Physiol Behav 102:234-8. 2011
    ..These results from postpartum mothers may indicate that populations who experience specific forms of sleep disturbance (e.g. fragmentation and/or deprivation) may also experience specific daytime conditions...
  12. pmc Sleep and sleepiness among first-time postpartum parents: a field- and laboratory-based multimethod assessment
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, PO Box 6040, 53 Campus Drive, 1124 Life Sciences Building, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 55:361-72. 2013
    ..Study results can inform social policy, postpartum sleep intervention development, and research on postpartum family systems and mechanisms that propagate sleepiness...
  13. pmc Sleep disturbance and neurobehavioral performance among postpartum women
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep 36:73-81. 2013
    ..Postpartum women experience high levels of sleep disturbance. Thus, the study objective was to describe and explore the relation between neurobehavioral performance and sleep among women during the early postpartum period...
  14. pmc Invalidity of one actigraphy brand for identifying sleep and wake among infants
    Salvatore P Insana
    West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Sleep Med 11:191-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the agreement between concurrent polysomnography (PSG) and one brand of ACT (AW-64, Mitter Co. Inc.) using appropriate statistical techniques among a sample of healthy infants...
  15. pmc Community based study of sleep bruxism during early childhood
    Salvatore P Insana
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 14:183-8. 2013
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  16. ncbi Urinary F2-isoprostane metabolite levels in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Breath 10:211-5. 2006
    ..The absence of increased levels of urinary F2-isoprostane metabolites in children with sleep-disordered breathing suggests that oxidative stress is not a significant feature of pediatric sleep-disordered breathing...
  17. doi Minimum duration of actigraphy-defined nocturnal awakenings necessary for morning recall
    Michael A Winser
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 14:688-91. 2013
    ..However, few studies have examined memory for these sleep-wake transitions and none have done so in the home, while participants follow their normal routine...
  18. doi Sleep quality and characteristics of college students who use prescription psychostimulants nonmedically
    Megan M Clegg-Kraynok
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 12:598-602. 2011
    ..Our goal was to describe the sleep quality and characteristics of college students who use psychostimulant medications nonmedically...
  19. ncbi Polysomnographic characteristics in normal preschool and early school-aged children
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Pediatrics 117:741-53. 2006
    ..Participants included 542 healthy children with ages ranging from 3.2 to 8.6 years...
  20. doi Risk for sleep-disordered breathing and home and classroom behavior in Hispanic preschoolers
    Matthew H Scullin
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79912, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 9:194-207. 2011
    ..Elevated snoring may be associated with problems related to impaired inhibitory self-control, suggesting the need for early intervention in order to improve school readiness among these a priori defined at-risk Hispanic children...
  21. ncbi Risk for sleep-disordered breathing and executive function in preschoolers
    Aryn C Karpinski
    West Virginia University, Department of Psychology, Morgantown, West Virginia, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Sleep Med 9:418-24. 2008
    ..The purpose of the current study was to use a multi-dimensional approach to assessing executive function among preschool-age children at risk for sleep-disordered breathing...
  22. doi Effects of two types of ambient sound during sleep
    Hawley E Montgomery-Downs
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:40-7. 2010
    ..Differences between sounds were accounted for by user volume settings. Neither sound led to differences in psychomotor performance...
  23. pmc Timing and variability of postpartum sleep in relation to daytime performance
    Amanda L McBean
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, WV, USA
    Physiol Behav 122:134-9. 2013
    ..These data suggest that the sleep period, in addition to sleep duration and fragmentation, should be more closely examined, particularly among vulnerable women, as it may affect the neurobehavioral performance of new mothers. ..

Research Grants3

  1. Snoring, Early Behavior, and Oxidant Stress
    HAWLEY MONTGOMERY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition, it may provide insights into a potential mechanism for this morbidity. ..
  2. Postpartum Sleep Deprivation and Fragmentation: Effects on Maternal Functioning
    HAWLEY MONTGOMERY DOWNS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study results will help researchers develop better strategies for improving the sleep of new mothers, and in turn improving their ability to function effectively. ..