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Wilfred R. Pigeon, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-7903

Journal Articles

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2014 Feb 12
Miller CB, Espie CA, Epstein DR, Friedman L, Morin CM, Pigeon WR, Spielman AJ, Kyle SD. "The evidence base of sleep restriction therapy for treating insomnia disorder." Sleep medicine reviews.. 2014 Feb 12; Epub 2014 Feb 12.
2014
Pigeon WR, Woosley JA, Lichstein KL. "Insomnia and hypnotic medications are associated with suicidal ideation in a community population." Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research.. 2014 18(2):170-80.
2014
Pigeon WR, Bishop TM, Marcus JA. "Advances in the management of insomnia." F1000prime reports. 2014 6:48. Epub 2014 Jun 02.
2013
Pigeon WR, Campbell CE, Possemato K, Ouimette P. "Longitudinal relationships of insomnia, nightmares, and PTSD severity in recent combat veterans." Journal of psychosomatic research.. 2013 75(6):546-50. Epub 2013 Oct 02.
2012 Nov
Pigeon WR, Moynihan J, Matteson-Rusby S, Jungquist CR, Xia Y, Tu X, Perlis ML. "Comparative effectiveness of CBT interventions for co-morbid chronic pain & insomnia: a pilot study." Behaviour research and therapy. 2012 Nov; 50(11):685-9. Epub 2012 Aug 11.
2012 Sep
Heffner KL, Ng HM, Suhr JA, France CR, Marshall GD, Pigeon WR, Moynihan JA. "Sleep disturbance and older adults' inflammatory responses to acute stress." The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry.. 2012 Sep; 20(9):744-52.
2012 Sep
Pigeon WR, Pinquart M, Conner K. "Meta-analysis of sleep disturbance and suicidal thoughts and behaviors." The Journal of clinical psychiatry.. 2012 Sep; 73(9):e1160-7.
2012 Mar
Pigeon WR, Britton PC, Ilgen MA, Chapman B, Conner KR. "Sleep disturbance preceding suicide among veterans." American journal of public health.. 2012 Mar; 102 Suppl 1:S93-7. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
2012 Feb 15
Grandner MA, Jackson NJ, Pigeon WR, Gooneratne NS, Patel NP. "State and regional prevalence of sleep disturbance and daytime fatigue." Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.. 2012 Feb 15; 8(1):77-86. Epub 2012 Feb 15.
2012
Manber,R.; Carney,C.E.; Edinger,J.; Epstein,D.; Freidman,L.; Haynes,P.L.; karlin,B.E.; Pigeon,W.R.; Siebern,A.T.; Trockle,M.;. "Dissemination of CBT-I to the non-sleep specialist: Protocol development and training issues". J Clin Sleep Med. 2012; 8(2): 209-218.
2012
McGregor,K.L.; Funderburk,J.S.; Pigeon,W.R.; Maisto,S.A.;. "Use of the PHQ-9 to screen for insomnia problems in primary care". J Gen Int Med. 2012; DOI: 10.1007/s11606-011-1884-5.
2012
Perlis M, Gehrman P, Pigeon WR Findley J, Drummond S. "Neurobiologic mechanisms in chronic insomnia: An update." Sleep Medicine Clinics. 2012; 7(3): 545-554.
2012
Jungquist CR, Tra Y, Smith MT, Pigeon WR, Matteson-Rusby S, Xia Y, Perlis ML. "The durability of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in patients with chronic pain." Sleep Disorders. 2012; doi:10.1155/2012/679648. Link
2012
Koulouglioti C, Cole R, McQuillan B, Moskow M, Pigeon WR. "Feasibility of an individualized home-based obesity prevention program for preschool age children." Children's Health Care. 2012; .
2012
Pigeon WR, Cribbet MR. "The pathophysiology of insomnia: From models to molecules (and back)." Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine. 2012; 18(6): 546-553.
2011 Oct
Grandner MA, Patel NP, Perlis ML, Gehrman PR, Xie D, Sha D, Pigeon WR, Teff K, Weaver T, Gooneratne NS. "Obesity, diabetes, and exercise associated with sleep-related complaints in the American population." Zeitschrift für Gesundheitswissenschaften = Journal of public health. 2011 Oct; 19(5):463-474.
2011 Jan
Heffner KL, France CR, Trost Z, Ng HM, Pigeon WR. "Chronic low back pain, sleep disturbance, and interleukin-6." The Clinical journal of pain. 2011 Jan; 27(1):35-41.
2011
Pigeon WR, Cerulli C, Richards H, He H, Perlis ML, Caine ED. "Sleep disturbances and their association with mental health among women exposed to intimate partner violence." J of Women's Health. 2011; 20(12): 1923-1929.
2011
Pigeon WR, Heffner K, Duberstein P, Fiscella K, Moynihan J, Chapman BP. "Elevated sleep disturbance among blacks in an urban family medicine practice." Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM.. 2011 24(2):161-8.
2011
Roscoe JA, Perlis ML, Pigeon WR, O'Neill KH, Heckler CE, Matteson-Rusby SE, Palesh OG, Shayne M, Huston A. "Few changes observed in polysomnographic-assessed sleep before and after completion of chemotherapy." Journal of psychosomatic research.. 2011 71(6):423-8. Epub 2011 Sep 22.
2010 Nov
Pigeon WR. "Treatment of adult insomnia with cognitive-behavioral therapy." Journal of clinical psychology.. 2010 Nov; 66(11):1148-60.
2010 Jun
Pigeon WR, Carr M, Gorman C, Perlis ML. "Effects of a tart cherry juice beverage on the sleep of older adults with insomnia: a pilot study." Journal of medicinal food. 2010 Jun; 13(3):579-83.
2010
Jungquist,C; O'Brien,C.; Matteson,S; Smith,M.T.; Pigeon,W.R.; yinglin,X.; Naiji,L.; Perlis,M.L.;. "The efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in patients with chronic pain". Sleep Med. 2010; 11(3): 302-309.
2010
Pigeon,W.R.;. "Diagnosis, prevalence, pathways, consequences & treatment of insomnia". Indian J.Med.Res.. 2010; 131(2): 321-332. Link
2010
Perlis,M.L.; Swinkels,C.M.; Gehrman,P.R.; Pigeon,W.R.; Matteson-Rusby,S.E.; Jungquist,C.R.;. "The incidence and temporal patterning of insomnia: a pilot study". J.Sleep.Res.. 2010; 19(1): 31-35. Link
2010
Matteson-Rusby,S.E.; Pigeon,W.R.; Perlis,M.L.;. "Why treat insomnia?". Primary Care Companion of the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 2010; 12(1): 1-9.
2010
Matteson-Rusby SE, Pigeon WR, Gehrman P, Perlis ML. "Why treat insomnia?" Primary care companion to the Journal of clinical psychiatry.. 2010 12(1):PCC.08r00743.
2009
Pigeon,W.R.;. "The effects of sleep disturbances on major depressive disorder". Depression: Mind&Body. 2009; 4: 102-110.
2009
Pigeon,W.R.; Yurcheshen,M.E.;. "Behavioral sleep medicine interventions for restless legs syndrome and periodic limb movement disorder." Sleep Medicine Clinics. 2009; 4: 487-494.
2009
Pigeon,W.R.; May,P.E.; Perlis,M.L.; Ward,E.; Lu,N.; Talbot,N.L.;. "The effect of interpersonal therapy for depression on insomnia symptoms in a cohort of women with sexual abuse histories". Journal of Traumatic Stress. 2009; 22: 634-638.
2009
Perlis,M.L.; Gehrman,P.; Pigeon,W.R.; Findley,J.;. "Neurobiologic mechanisms in chronic insomnia". Sleep Medicine Clinics. 2009; 4: 549-558.
2008
Ciafaloni,E.; Mignot,E.; Sansone,V.; Hilbert,J.E.; Lin,L.; Lin,X.; Liu,L.C.; Pigeon,W.R.; Perlis,M.L.; Thornton,C.A.;. "The hypocretin neurotransmission system in myotonic dystrophy type 1". Neurology. 2008; 70(3): 226-230. Link
2008
Pigeon,W.R.; Hegel,M.T.; Unutzer,J.; Fan,M-Y; Sateia,M.; Lyness,J.M.; Phillips,C.; Perlis,M.L.;. "Is insomnia a perpetuating factor for late-life depression in the IMPACT cohort?". Sleep.. 2008; 31(4): 481-488.
2007
Mellman,T.A.; Pigeon,W.R.; Nowell,P.D.; Nolan,B.;. "Relationships between REM sleep findings and PTSD symptoms during the early aftermath of trauma". Journal of Traumatic Stress. 2007; 20(5): 893-901. Link
2007
Pigeon,W.R.; Perlis,M.L.;. "Insomnia and depression: birds of a feather?". International Journal of Sleep Disorders. 2007; 1(3): 82-91.
2007
Pigeon,W.R.; Crabtree,V.M.; Scherer,M.R.;. "The future of behavioral sleep medicine". Journal of clinical sleep medicine. 2007; 3(1): 73-79.
2006
Perlis,M.; Smith L.J.; Lyness,J.M.; Matteson,S; Pigeon,W.; Jungquist,C.; Tu,X.;. "Insomnia as a risk factor for onset of depression in the elderly". Behavioral Sleep Medicine. 2006; 4(2): 104-113.
2006
Pigeon,W.R.; Perlis,M.L.;. "Sleep homeostasis in primary insomnia". Sleep Medicine Reviews. 2006; 10(4): 247-254. Link
2006
Thacher PV, Pigeon WR, Perlis ML. "Do patients with sleep maintenance insomnia have a problem with sleep maintenance?" Behavioral sleep medicine. 2006 4(4):203-18.
2005
Deviva,J.C.; Zayfert,C.; Pigeon,W.R.; Mellman,T.A.;. "Treatment of residual insomnia after CBT for PTSD: Case studies". Journal of Traumatic Stress. 2005; 18(2): 155-159. Link
2005
Perlis,M.L.; McCall,W.V.; Jungquist,C.R.; Pigeon,W.R.; Matteson,S.E.;. "Placebo effects in primary insomnia". Sleep Medicine Reviews. 2005; 9(5): 381-389. Link
2005
Pigeon,W.R.; Perlis,M.L.;. "The long-term management of chronic insomnia: recommendations for primary care physicians". INSOM. 2005; : 4-9.
2004
Sateia,M.J.; Pigeon,W.R.;. "Identification and management of insomnia". Med Clin.North Am.. 2004; 88(3): 567-96, vii. Link
2004
Mellman,T.A.; Knorr,B.R.; Pigeon,W.R.; Leiter,J.C.; Akay,M.;. "Heart rate variability during sleep and the early development of posttraumatic stress disorder". Biol.Psychiatry. 2004; 55(9): 953-956. Link
2003
Pigeon,W.R.; Sateia,M.J.; Ferguson,R.J.;. "Distinguishing between excessive daytime sleepiness and fatigue: toward improved detection and treatment". J.Psychosom.Res.. 2003; 54(1): 61-69. Link
2002
Mellman,T.A.; Bustamante,V.; Fins,A.I.; Pigeon,W.R.; Nolan,B.;. "REM sleep and the early development of posttraumatic stress disorder". Am.J.Psychiatry. 2002; 159(10): 1696-1701. Link

Books

2012
Pigeon, WR, Grandner, M.. "Creating an optimal sleep environment". The Encyclopedia of Sleep. Kushida CA.. Oxford: Elsevier, 2012.
2012
Pigeon, WR.. "Effect of tart cherry juice beverage on insomnia". The Handbook of Nutrition, Diet and Sleep. Preedy VR. London: Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2012.
2012
Pigeon WR, Cribbett, M.. "Insomnia treatments". The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
2011
Pigeon, WR, Casey, C.. "Commentary on Chien et al. Habitual sleep duration and insomnia and the risk of cardiovascular events and all-cause death: report from a community-based cohort.". Best of Sleep Medicine 2011. Lee-Chiong T.. Seattle: CreateSpace, 2011.
2010
Pigeon, W.R.. Sleep Manual: Training your Mind and Body to Achieve the Perfect Night's Sleep. Hauppauge, NY: Barrons Educational Press, 2010.
2010
Mellman, T.A.; Pigeon, W.R.. "Dreams and nightmares in posttraumatic stress disorder". Principles & Practice of Sleep Medicine. Kryger M, Roth T, & Dement W. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 2010.
2010
Pigeon, W.R.. "Insomnia as a risk factor for disease". Insomnia: diagnosis and treatment. Sateia, MJ and Buysse D. New York: Informa Healthcare, 2010.
2010
Lévy P, Pigeon WR. "Sleep disorders associated with decreased SWS". Slow-Wave Sleep (SWS): Beyond Insomnia. Roth T. & Dijk D-W. London: Wolters Kluwer, 2010.
2010
Pigeon WR, Matteson-Rusby S. "Sleep in late-life depression". Sleep in Mental Illness. Pandi-Perumal SR and Kramer M. London: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
2009
Pigeon WR, Perlis ML. "Cognitive-behavioral treatment of insomnia". ): Principles & Techniques of Cognitive Behavior Therapy: An Introduction. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
2008
Pigeon WR, Perlis ML. "Sleep and psychiatric illness". Geriatric Sleep Medicine. New York: Informa Healthcare, 2008.
2006
Perlis M, Pigeon W, Drummond S. "Neurobiology of insomnia". The Neurobiology of Disease. Gilman S. Burlington, MA: Elsevier-Academic Press, 2006.
2005
Pigeon, W., Park, R., and Sateia, M.. "Sleep and pain". Sleep and sleep disorders: a neuropsychological approach. Lader M., Cardinali, D. & Pandi-Perumal, SR. Georgetown, TX: Landes Bioscience, 2005.
2005
Perlis, M., Pigeon, W., Smith, M.. "Etiologic perspectives on insomnia". Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 4th Edition. Kryger M., Roth T., & Dement, W.. Philadelphia: WB Saunders., 2005.
2005
Mellman, T. & Pigeon, W.. "Dreams and nightmares in posttraumatic stress disorder". Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 4th Edition.. Kryger M., Roth T., & Dement, W.. Philadelphia: WB Saunders., 2005.