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Lisa J Meltzer

TitleAffiliate - NJH
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM-Family Medicine

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    K23MH077662     (MELTZER, LISA J)Feb 7, 2008 - Jan 31, 2013
    Sleep Depression, and Psychosocial Risk Factors in Caregivers
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01HL119441     (MELTZER, LISA J)Nov 17, 2014 - Oct 31, 2018
    Deficient Sleep Lung Function, and Functional Outcomes in Adolescents with Asthma
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Bevans KB, Riley AW, Landgraf JM, Carle AC, Teneralli RE, Fiese BH, Meltzer LJ, Ettinger AK, Becker BD, Forrest CB. Children's family experiences: development of the PROMISĀ® pediatric family relationships measures. Qual Life Res. 2017 Jun 22. PMID: 28643117.
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    2. Mindell JA, Meltzer LJ, Tikotzky L. Avi Sadeh, DSc (1957-2016). Behav Sleep Med. 2017 Mar-Apr; 15(2):81-84. PMID: 28001432.
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    3. Meltzer LJ. Future Directions in Sleep and Developmental Psychopathology. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2017 Mar-Apr; 46(2):295-301. PMID: 27880041.
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    4. Meltzer LJ. Sleep and Developmental Psychopathology: Introduction to the Special Issue. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2017 Mar-Apr; 46(2):171-174. PMID: 27768386.
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    5. Meltzer LJ, Wong P, Biggs SN, Traylor J, Kim JY, Bhattacharjee R, Narang I, Marcus CL. Validation of Actigraphy in Middle Childhood. Sleep. 2016 06 01; 39(6):1219-24. PMID: 27091520; PMCID: PMC4863209 [Available on 12/01/16].
    6. Biggs SN, Meltzer LJ, Tapia IE, Traylor J, Nixon GM, Horne RS, Doyle LW, Asztalos E, Mindell JA, Marcus CL. Sleep/Wake Patterns and Parental Perceptions of Sleep in Children Born Preterm. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 May 15; 12(5):711-7. PMID: 26857057; PMCID: PMC4865558 [Available on 11/15/16].
    7. Meltzer LJ, Booster GD. Sleep Disturbance in Caregivers of Children With Respiratory and Atopic Disease. J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Jul; 41(6):643-50. PMID: 27017428.
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    8. Cielo CM, DelRosso LM, Tapia IE, Biggs SN, Nixon GM, Meltzer LJ, Traylor J, Kim JY, Marcus CL. Periodic limb movements and restless legs syndrome in children with a history of prematurity. Sleep Med. 2017 Feb; 30:77-81. PMID: 28215268.
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    9. Meltzer LJ, Booster GD. Evaluation of an Ecologically Valid Group Intervention to Address Sleep Health in Families of Children With Allergic Diseases. Clin Pract Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Jun; 4(2):206-213. PMID: 28083466.
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    10. Meltzer LJ, Hiruma LS, Avis K, Montgomery-Downs H, Valentin J. Comparison of a Commercial Accelerometer with Polysomnography and Actigraphy in Children and Adolescents. Sleep. 2015 Aug 01; 38(8):1323-30. PMID: 26118555; PMCID: PMC4507738.
    11. Meltzer LJ, Faino A, Szefler SJ, Strand M, Gelfand EW, Beebe DW. Experimentally manipulated sleep duration in adolescents with asthma: Feasibility and preliminary findings. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2015 Dec; 50(12):1360-7. PMID: 25872769; PMCID: PMC4785884 [Available on 12/01/16].
    12. Meltzer LJ, Sanchez-Ortuno MJ, Edinger JD, Avis KT. Sleep patterns, sleep instability, and health related quality of life in parents of ventilator-assisted children. J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Mar 15; 11(3):251-8. PMID: 25515280; PMCID: PMC4346646.
    13. Meltzer LJ, Walsh CM, Peightal AA. Comparison of actigraphy immobility rules with polysomnographic sleep onset latency in children and adolescents. Sleep Breath. 2015 Dec; 19(4):1415-23. PMID: 25687438; PMCID: PMC4785891 [Available on 12/01/16].
    14. Honaker SM, Meltzer LJ. Sleep in pediatric primary care: A review of the literature. Sleep Med Rev. 2016 Feb; 25:31-9. PMID: 26163054.
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    15. Ancoli-Israel S, Martin JL, Blackwell T, Buenaver L, Liu L, Meltzer LJ, Sadeh A, Spira AP, Taylor DJ. The SBSM Guide to Actigraphy Monitoring: Clinical and Research Applications. Behav Sleep Med. 2015; 13 Suppl 1:S4-S38. PMID: 26273913.
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    16. Meltzer LJ, Marcus CL. Reply: caffeine therapy for apnea of prematurity: long-term effect on sleep by actigraphy and polysomnography. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Dec 15; 190(12):1457-8. PMID: 25496109; PMCID: PMC4299652.
    17. Meltzer LJ, Shaheed K, Ambler D. Start Later, Sleep Later: School Start Times and Adolescent Sleep in Homeschool Versus Public/Private School Students. Behav Sleep Med. 2016; 14(2):140-54. PMID: 25315902; PMCID: PMC4397108 [Available on 03/01/17].
    18. Marcus CL, Meltzer LJ, Roberts RS, Traylor J, Dix J, D'ilario J, Asztalos E, Opie G, Doyle LW, Biggs SN, Nixon GM, Narang I, Bhattacharjee R, Davey M, Horne RS, Cheshire M, Gibbons J, Costantini L, Bradford R, Schmidt B. Long-term effects of caffeine therapy for apnea of prematurity on sleep at school age. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Oct 01; 190(7):791-9. PMID: 25171195; PMCID: PMC4299611.
    19. Meltzer LJ, Brimeyer C, Russell K, Avis KT, Biggs S, Reynolds AC, Crabtree VM. The Children's Report of Sleep Patterns: validity and reliability of the Sleep Hygiene Index and Sleep Disturbance Scale in adolescents. Sleep Med. 2014 Dec; 15(12):1500-7. PMID: 25441749; PMCID: PMC4261021.
    20. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Systematic review and meta-analysis of behavioral interventions for pediatric insomnia. J Pediatr Psychol. 2014 Sep; 39(8):932-48. PMID: 24947271.
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    21. Meltzer LJ, Plaufcan MR, Thomas JH, Mindell JA. Sleep problems and sleep disorders in pediatric primary care: treatment recommendations, persistence, and health care utilization. J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 Apr 15; 10(4):421-6. PMID: 24733988; PMCID: PMC3960385.
    22. Meltzer LJ, Ullrich M, Szefler SJ. Sleep duration, sleep hygiene, and insomnia in adolescents with asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2014 Sep-Oct; 2(5):562-9. PMID: 25213049; PMCID: PMC4163200.
    23. Honaker SM, Meltzer LJ. Bedtime problems and night wakings in young children: an update of the evidence. Paediatr Respir Rev. 2014 Dec; 15(4):333-9. PMID: 24908611.
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    24. Baranowski T, O'Connor T, Johnston C, Hughes S, Moreno J, Chen TA, Meltzer L, Baranowski J. School year versus summer differences in child weight gain: a narrative review. Child Obes. 2014 Feb; 10(1):18-24. PMID: 24367922; PMCID: PMC3922244.
    25. Meltzer LJ, Avis KT, Biggs S, Reynolds AC, Crabtree VM, Bevans KB. The Children's Report of Sleep Patterns (CRSP): a self-report measure of sleep for school-aged children. J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Mar 15; 9(3):235-45. PMID: 23493949; PMCID: PMC3578690.
    26. DiFeo N, Meltzer LJ, Beck SE, Karamessinis LR, Cornaglia MA, Traylor J, Samuel J, Gallagher PR, Radcliffe J, Beris H, Menello MK, Marcus CL. Predictors of positive airway pressure therapy adherence in children: a prospective study. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Jun 15; 8(3):279-86. PMID: 22701385; PMCID: PMC3365086.
    27. Meltzer LJ, Montgomery-Downs HE, Insana SP, Walsh CM. Use of actigraphy for assessment in pediatric sleep research. Sleep Med Rev. 2012 Oct; 16(5):463-75. PMID: 22424706; PMCID: PMC3445439.
    28. Meltzer LJ, Davis KF, Mindell JA. Patient and parent sleep in a children's hospital. Pediatr Nurs. 2012 Mar-Apr; 38(2):64-71; quiz 72. PMID: 22685865.
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    29. Marcus CL, Beck SE, Traylor J, Cornaglia MA, Meltzer LJ, DiFeo N, Karamessinis LR, Samuel J, Falvo J, DiMaria M, Gallagher PR, Beris H, Menello MK. Randomized, double-blind clinical trial of two different modes of positive airway pressure therapy on adherence and efficacy in children. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Feb 15; 8(1):37-42. PMID: 22334807; PMCID: PMC3266335.
    30. Meltzer LJ, Biggs S, Reynolds A, Avis KT, Crabtree VM, Bevans KB. The Children's Report of Sleep Patterns--Sleepiness Scale: a self-report measure for school-aged children. Sleep Med. 2012 Apr; 13(4):385-9. PMID: 22326832; PMCID: PMC3402071.
    31. Marcus CL, Radcliffe J, Konstantinopoulou S, Beck SE, Cornaglia MA, Traylor J, DiFeo N, Karamessinis LR, Gallagher PR, Meltzer LJ. Effects of positive airway pressure therapy on neurobehavioral outcomes in children with obstructive sleep apnea. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 May 01; 185(9):998-1003. PMID: 22323303; PMCID: PMC3359938.
    32. Accardo JA, Marcus CL, Leonard MB, Shults J, Meltzer LJ, Elia J. Associations between psychiatric comorbidities and sleep disturbances in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2012 Feb; 33(2):97-105. PMID: 22261833; PMCID: PMC4078726.
    33. Meltzer LJ, Walsh CM, Traylor J, Westin AM. Direct comparison of two new actigraphs and polysomnography in children and adolescents. Sleep. 2012 Jan 01; 35(1):159-66. PMID: 22215930; PMCID: PMC3242684.
    34. Meltzer LJ, Beck SE. Sleep Patterns in Children with Cystic Fibrosis. Child Health Care. 2012; 41(3):260-268. PMID: 24563574.
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    35. Gehrman PR, Meltzer LJ, Moore M, Pack AI, Perlis ML, Eaves LJ, Silberg JL. Heritability of insomnia symptoms in youth and their relationship to depression and anxiety. Sleep. 2011 Dec 01; 34(12):1641-6. PMID: 22131600; PMCID: PMC3208840.
    36. Meltzer LJ, Westin AM. A comparison of actigraphy scoring rules used in pediatric research. Sleep Med. 2011 Sep; 12(8):793-6. PMID: 21689983; PMCID: PMC3402090.
    37. Meltzer LJ, Montgomery-Downs HE. Sleep in the family. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2011 Jun; 58(3):765-74. PMID: 21600354; PMCID: PMC3100541.
    38. Suratwala D, Chan JS, Kelly A, Meltzer LJ, Gallagher PR, Traylor J, Rubenstein RC, Marcus CL. Nocturnal saturation and glucose tolerance in children with cystic fibrosis. Thorax. 2011 Jul; 66(7):574-8. PMID: 21273357.
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    39. Meltzer LJ, Johnson C, Crosette J, Ramos M, Mindell JA. Prevalence of diagnosed sleep disorders in pediatric primary care practices. Pediatrics. 2010 Jun; 125(6):e1410-8. PMID: 20457689; PMCID: PMC3089951.
    40. Meltzer LJ. Clinical management of behavioral insomnia of childhood: treatment of bedtime problems and night wakings in young children. Behav Sleep Med. 2010; 8(3):172-89. PMID: 20582760.
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    41. Meltzer LJ, Boroughs DS, Downes JJ. The relationship between home nursing coverage, sleep, and daytime functioning in parents of ventilator-assisted children. J Pediatr Nurs. 2010 Aug; 25(4):250-7. PMID: 20620805; PMCID: PMC2932665.
    42. Mindell JA, Meltzer LJ, Carskadon MA, Chervin RD. Developmental aspects of sleep hygiene: findings from the 2004 National Sleep Foundation Sleep in America Poll. Sleep Med. 2009 Aug; 10(7):771-9. PMID: 19285450.
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    43. Meltzer LJ, Phillips C, Mindell JA. Clinical psychology training in sleep and sleep disorders. J Clin Psychol. 2009 Mar; 65(3):305-18. PMID: 19132641; PMCID: PMC2795330.
    44. Meltzer LJ, Steinmiller E, Simms S, Grossman M, Li Y. Staff engagement during complex pediatric medical care: the role of patient, family, and treatment variables. Patient Educ Couns. 2009 Jan; 74(1):77-83. PMID: 19209401; PMCID: PMC2775508.
    45. Robins PM, Meltzer L, Zelikovsky N. The experience of secondary traumatic stress upon care providers working within a children's hospital. J Pediatr Nurs. 2009 Aug; 24(4):270-9. PMID: 19632504.
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    46. Moore M, Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Bedtime problems and night wakings in children. Prim Care. 2008 Sep; 35(3):569-81, viii. PMID: 18710671.
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    47. Mindell JA, Meltzer LJ. Behavioural sleep disorders in children and adolescents. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2008 Aug; 37(8):722-8. PMID: 18797569.
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    48. Moore M, Meltzer LJ. The sleepy adolescent: causes and consequences of sleepiness in teens. Paediatr Respir Rev. 2008 Jun; 9(2):114-20; quiz 120-1. PMID: 18513671.
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    49. Meltzer LJ. Brief report: sleep in parents of children with autism spectrum disorders. J Pediatr Psychol. 2008 May; 33(4):380-6. PMID: 18250091.
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    50. Meltzer LJ, Moore M, Mindell JA. The need for interdisciplinary pediatric sleep clinics. Behav Sleep Med. 2008; 6(4):268-82. PMID: 18853309.
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    51. Meltzer LJ, Moore M. Sleep disruptions in parents of children and adolescents with chronic illnesses: prevalence, causes, and consequences. J Pediatr Psychol. 2008 Apr; 33(3):279-91. PMID: 18084038.
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    52. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA, Owens JA, Byars KC. Use of sleep medications in hospitalized pediatric patients. Pediatrics. 2007 Jun; 119(6):1047-55. PMID: 17545369.
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    53. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Relationship between child sleep disturbances and maternal sleep, mood, and parenting stress: a pilot study. J Fam Psychol. 2007 Mar; 21(1):67-73. PMID: 17371111.
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    54. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA, Levandoski LJ. The 24-hour sleep patterns interview: a pilot study of validity and feasibility. Behav Sleep Med. 2007; 5(4):297-310. PMID: 17937584.
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    55. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Sleep and sleep disorders in children and adolescents. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2006 Dec; 29(4):1059-76; abstract x. PMID: 17118282.
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    56. Mindell JA, Kuhn B, Lewin DS, Meltzer LJ, Sadeh A. Behavioral treatment of bedtime problems and night wakings in infants and young children. Sleep. 2006 Oct; 29(10):1263-76. PMID: 17068979.
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    57. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Impact of a child's chronic illness on maternal sleep and daytime functioning. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Sep 18; 166(16):1749-55. PMID: 16983054.
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    58. Meltzer LJ, Logan DE, Mindell JA. Sleep patterns in female adolescents with chronic musculoskeletal pain. Behav Sleep Med. 2005; 3(4):193-208. PMID: 16190810.
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    59. Meltzer LJ, Mindell JA. Nonpharmacologic treatments for pediatric sleeplessness. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2004 Feb; 51(1):135-51. PMID: 15008586.
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    60. Meltzer LJ, Johnson SB, Pappachan S, Silverstein J. Blood glucose estimations in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: predictors of accuracy and error. J Pediatr Psychol. 2003 Apr-May; 28(3):203-11. PMID: 12654946.
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    61. Johnson SB, Meltzer LJ. Disentangling the effects of current age, onset age, and disease duration: parent and child attitudes toward diabetes as an exemplar. J Pediatr Psychol. 2002 Jan-Feb; 27(1):77-86. PMID: 11726682.
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