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     Development of cardiovascular risk in adolescents

 

     Pathways connecting socioeconomic status and health

 

     Women's health / Menopause

 

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Development of cardiovascular risk in adolescents

 

 

Chen, E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2003).  Development of the cognitive appraisal and understanding of social events (CAUSE) videos:  Application to explaining the link between socioeconomic status and cardiovascular reactivity in older adolescents.  Health Psychology, 22, 106-110.  Ó2003 American Psychological Association.

Matthews, K.A., Salomon, K., Brady, S.S., & Allen, M.T. (2003).  Cardiovascular reactivity to stress predicts future blood pressure in adolescence.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 410-415.  Article

Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K.A., & Salomon, K.  (2003). Hostility predicts metabolic syndrome risk factors in children and adolescents.  Health Psychology 22:279-286.  Ó2003  American Psychological Association.

Troxel, W.M., & Matthews, K.A. (2004).  What are the costs of marital conflict and dissolution to children's physical health?  Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 7, 29-57.  Article

Chen, E., Langer, D.A., Raphaelson, Y.E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2004).  Socioeconomic status and health in adolescents:  The role of stress interpretations.  Child Development, 75, 1039-1052.  Article

Matthews, K.A., Salomon, K., Kenyon, K., & Zhou, F. (2005). Unfair treatment, discrimination, and ambulatory blood pressure in black and white adolescents. Health Psychology24, 258-265. Ó2005  American Psychological Association.

Goldbacher, E. M., Matthews, K. A., & Salomon, K.  (2005).  Central adiposity is associated with cardiovascular reactivity to stress in adolescents.  Health Psychology.    Ó2005 American Psychological Association.

Gump, B.B., Stewart, P., Reihman, J., Lonky, E., Darvill, T., Matthews, K.A., Parsons, P.J.  (2005). Prenatal and early childhood blood lead levels and cardiovascular functioning in 9 ½ year old children.  Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 27, 655-665.  Neurotoxicology and Teratology

Brady, S.S., & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Chronic stress influences ambulatory blood pressure in adolescents.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 31, 80-88.  Article

Gallo, L.C., & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Adolescents’ attachment orientation influences ambulatory blood pressure responses to every day social interactions.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 253-261.  Article

Brady, S.S. & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Effects of media violence on health-related outcomes among young men.  Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 160, 341-347.  Article

Chen, E., Martin, A.D., & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Understanding health disparities:  The role of race and socioeconomic status in children’s health.  American Journal of Public Health, 96, 702-708.  Article

McGrath, J. J., Matthews, K. A., & Brady, S. S.  (2006).  Individual versus neighborhood socioeconomic status and race as predictors of adolescent ambulatory blood pressure and heart rate.  Social Science and Medicine, 63, 1442-1453.  Article

Gump, B. B., Reihman, J. B., Stewart, P., Lonky, E., Darvill, T., & Matthews, K. A.  (2007). Blood lead (Pb) levels:  A potential environmental mechanism explaining the relation between socioeconomic status and cardiovascular reactivity in children.  Health Psychology, 26, 296-304.  American Psychological Association

Chen, E., Matthews, K. A., & Zhou, F.  (2007).  Interpretations of ambiguous social situations and cardiovascular responses in adolescents.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 34, 26-36.  Article

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2007).  Trajectories of socioeconomic status across children’s lifetimes predict health.  Pediatrics, 120, 297-303.  Article

Raikkonen, K., & Matthews, K.A.  (2008). Do dispositional pessimism and optimism predict ambulatory blood pressure during schooldays and nights in adolescents?  Journal of Personality. 76, 605-630.  Article

Midei, A.J., & Matthews, K.A.  (2009).  Social relationships and negative emotional traits are associated with central adiposity and arterial stiffness in healthy adolescents.  Health Psychology, 28, 347-353.  American Psychological Association

Thurston, R.C., & Matthews, K.A. (2009). Racial and socioeconomic disparities in arterial stiffness and intima media thickness among adolescents. Social Science & Medicine, 68, 807-813.

Gump, B. B., Reihman, J., Stewart, P., Lonky, E., Darvill, T., Granger, D. A., & Matthews, K. A. (2009).  Trajectories of maternal depressive symptoms over their child’s lifespan: Relation to adrenocortical, cardiovascular, and emotional functioning in children.  Development and Psychopathology, 21, 207-225.

Beatty, D.L., & Matthews, K.A. (2009).  Unfair treatment and trait anger in relation to nighttime ambulatory blood pressure in African American and White adolescents.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 813-820.

Gump, B.B., Reihman, J., Stewart, P., Lonky, E., Granger, D.A. & Matthews, K.A. (in press).  Blood lead (Pb) levels: Further evidence for an environmental mechanism explaining the association between socioeconomic status and psychophysiological dysregulation in children.  Health Psychology, 28, 614-620.

Low, C.A., Salomon, K., & Matthews, K.A.  (2009). Chronic life stress, cardiovascular reactivity, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in adolescents. Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 927-931.

Räikkönen K, Matthews KA, Pesonen A, Pyhälä R, Paavonen J, Feldt K, Jones A, Phillips DIW, Seckl JR, Heinonen K, Lahti J, Komsi N, Järvenpää A, Eriksson JG, Strandberg TE, Kajantie E. Poor sleep and altered hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical and sympatho-adrenal-medullary system activity in children. J Clin Endocrinol Metabolism. 95:2254-61, 2010. Article

Räikkönen K, Seckl JR, Heinonen K, Pyhälä R, Feldt K, Jones A, Pesonen A-K, Phillips DIW, Lahti J, Järvenpää A-L, Eriksson JG, Matthews KA, Strandberg TE, Kajante E. Maternal prenatal licorice consumption alters hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis function in children. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 35:1587-93, 2010.  Article

Midei AJ, Matthews KA. Interpersonal violence in childhood as a risk factor for obesity: A systematic review of the literature and proposed pathways.  Obesity Rev. 12:159-72, 2011.  PMCID: PMC3104728 Article

Dietz L, Matthews KA. Depressive symptoms and subclinical markers of cardiovascular disease in adolescents.  J Adolesc Health. 48:579-84, 2011.  PMC3096828 Article

Dietz LJ, Stoyak S, Melhem N, Porta G, Matthews KA, Walker Payne M, Brent DA. Cortisol response to social stress in parentally bereaved youth. Biol Psychiatry. 73(4):379-87, 2013. Article

 

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Pathways connecting socioeconomic status and health

 

 

Chen, E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2003).  Development of the cognitive appraisal and understanding of social events (CAUSE) videos:  Application to explaining the link between socioeconomic status and cardiovascular reactivity in older adolescents.  Health Psychology, 22, 106-110.  Ó2003 American Psychological Association.

Gallo, L.C., Troxel, W.M., Matthews, K.A., Jansen-McWilliams, L., Kuller, L.H., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2003).  Occupation and subclinical carotid artery disease in women:  Are clerical workers at greater risk?  Health Psychology, 22, 19-29.  Ó2003 American Psychological Association.

Gallo, L.C., & Matthews, K. A.  (2003).  Understanding the association between socioeconomic status and health:  Do negative emotions play a role?  Psychological Bulletin, 129, 10-51.  Ó2003 American Psychological Association. 

Rutledge, T., Reis, S.E., Olson, M., Owens, J.F., Kelsey, S.F., Pepine, C.J., Reichek, N., Rogers, W.J., Merz, C.N.B., Sopko, G., Cornell, C.E., & Matthews, K.A. (2003).  Socioeconomic status variables predict cardiovascular disease risk factors and prospective mortality risk among women with chest pain:  The WISE study. Behavioral Modification, 27, 54-67.  Article

Chen, E., Langer, D.A., Raphaelson, Y.E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2004).  Socioeconomic status and health in adolescents:  The role of stress interpretations.  Child Development, 75, 1039-1052.  Article

Gallo, L.C., Bogart LM, Vranceanu, A, & Matthews, K.A. (2005).  Socioeconomic status, resources, psychological experiences, and emotional responses: A test of the reserve capacity model?  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 88, 336-399.  Ó2005 American Psychological Association

Karlamangla, A.S., Singer, B.H., Williams, D.R., Schwartz, J.E., Matthews, K.A., Kiefe, C.I., & Seeman, T.E. (2005). Impact of socioeconomic status on longitudinal accumulation of cardiovascular risk in young adults: The CARDIA Study (USA).  Social Science and Medicine, 60, 999-1015.   Article

Chen, E., Martin, A.D., & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Understanding health disparities:  The role of race and socioeconomic status in children’s health.  American Journal of Public Health, 96, 702-708.  Article

McGrath, J. J., Matthews, K. A., & Brady, S. S.  (2006).  Individual versus neighborhood socioeconomic status and race as predictors of adolescent ambulatory blood pressure and heart rate.  Social Science and Medicine, 63, 1442-1453.  Article

Chen, E., Matthews, K. A., & Zhou, F.  (2007).  Interpretations of ambiguous social situations and cardiovascular responses in adolescents.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 34, 26-36.  Article

Gump, B. B., Reihman, J. B., Stewart, P., Lonky, E., Darvill, T., & Matthews, K. A.  (2007). Blood lead (Pb) levels:  A potential environmental mechanism explaining the relation between socioeconomic status and cardiovascular reactivity in children.  Health Psychology, 26, 296-304.  American Psychological Association

Heinonen, K., Raikkonen, K., & Matthews, K.A., Scheier, M., Raitakari, O.T., Pulkki, L., Keltikangas-Järvinen, L.  (2006).  Socioeconomic status in childhood and adulthood: Associations with dispositional optimism and pessimism over a 21-year follow-up.  Journal of Personality, 74, 1111-1126.  Article

Chen, E., Martin, A. D., & Matthews, K. A. (2007).  Trajectories of socioeconomic status across children’s lifetimes predict health.  Pediatrics, 120, 297-303.  Article

Janicki-Deverts, D., Cohen, S., Alder, N. E., Schwartz, J. E., Matthews, K. A., & Seeman, T. E. (2007).  Socioeconomic status is related to urinary catecholamines in the coronary artery risk development in young adults (CARDIA) study.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 514-520.  Abstract

Gianaros, P.J., Horenstein, J.A., Cohen, S., Matthews, K.A., Brown, S.M., Flory, J.D., Critchley, H.D., Manuck, S.B., & Hariri, A.R. (2008). Perigenual anterior cingulate morphology covaries with perceived social standing. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 2, 161-173. Article

Matthews, K.A., Raikkonen, K., & Gallo, L.C. (2008). Association between socioeconomic status and metabolic syndrome in women: Testing the Reserve Capacity Model. Health Psychology.  27, 576-83.  American Psychological Association

Mezick, E.J., Matthews, K.A., Hall, M., Strollo, P.J., Buysse, D.J., Kamarck, T.W., Owens, J.F., & Reis, S.E. (2008). The influence of race and socioeconomic status on sleep: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE Project.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 70, 410-416.  Abstract

Gianaros, P.J., Horenstein, J.A., Hariri, A.R., Sheu, L.K., Manuck, S.B., Matthews, K.A., & Cohen, S. (2008). Potential neural embedding of parental social standing.  Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 3, 91-96.  Article

Scuteri, A.L., Lakatta, E.G., Mehta, V., Najjar, S.S., Everson-Rose, S.A., Sutton-Tyrell, K., & Matthews, K.A. (2008).  Education eclipses ethnicity in predicting the development of the metabolic syndrome in different ethnic groups in mid-life:  the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Diabetic Medicine, 25, 1390-1399. Article

Janicki-Deverts, J., Cohen, S., Matthews, K.A., Cullen, M.R.  (2008). History of unemployment predicts future elevations in C-reactive protein among male participants in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 36,176–185.  Article

Adler, N., Singh-Manoux, A., Schwartz, J., Stewart, J., Matthews, K., & Marmot, M.  (2008). Social status and health: A comparison or British civil servants in Whitehall II with European and African American in CARDIA.  Social Science and Medicine, 66, 1034-1045. Article

Janicki-Deverts, D., Cohen, S., Matthews, K.A., Gross, M.D., & Jacobs Jr., D.R. (2009). Socioeconomic status, antioxidant micronutrients, and correlates of oxidative damage: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 541-548. Article

Hall, M.H., Matthews, K.A., Kravitz, H.M., Gold, E.B., Buysse, D.J., Bromberger, J.T., Owens, J.F., Sowers, M.F. (2009). Race and financial strain are independent correlates of sleep in midlife women: The SWAN Sleep Study. Sleep, 32, 73-82. Article

Thurston, R.C., & Matthews, K.A. (2009). Racial and socioeconomic disparities in arterial stiffness and intima media thickness among adolescents. Social Science & Medicine, 68, 807-813. Article

Grunewald, T.L., Cohen, S., Matthews, K.A., Tracy, R., & Seeman, T.E. (2009). Association of socioeconomic status with inflammation markers in black and white men and women in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.  Social Science Medicine, 69, 451-459. Article

Cohen, S., Janicki-Deverts, D., Chen, E., & Matthews, K.A. (2010). Childhood socioeconomic status and adult health. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1186, 37-55. Article

Matthews, K.A., Gallo, L.C., & Taylor, S.E. (2010). Are psychosocial factors mediators of socioeconomic status and health connections?: A progress report and blueprint for the future.  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1186, 146-173. Article

Merkin SS, Azziz R, Seeman T, Calderon-Margalit, R, Daviglus M, Kiefe C, Matthews KA, Sternfeld B, Siscovick D.  Socioeconomic status and polycystic ovary syndrome.  J Womens Health. 20:413-9, 2011. PMC3115419 Article

Gallo LC, Shivpuri S, Gonzalez P, Fortmann AL, de Los Monteros KE, Roesch SC, Talavera GA, Matthews KA. Socioeconomic status and stress in Mexican-American women: a multi-method perspective. J Behav Med. 36(4):379-88, 2013. Article

Husdon DL, Puterman E, Bibbins-Domingo K, Matthews KA, Adler NE.  Race, cumulative socioeconomic position, racial discrimination, depressive symptoms and self-rated health. Soc Sci Med.  2013 Aug 10. Article

 

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Women's health / Menopause

 

 

Mackey, R.H., Kuller, L.H., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Evans, R.W., Holubkov, R., & Matthews, K.A. (2003).  Lipoprotein subclasses and coronary artery calcification in postmenopausal women from the Healthy Women Study.  American Journal of Cardiology, 90, 71-76.  Article

Bairey Merz, C.N., Johnson, B.D., Sharaf, B.L., Bittner, V., Berga, S.L., Braunstein, G.D., Hodgson, T.K., Matthews, K.A., Pepine, C.J., Reis, S.E., Reichek, N., Rogers, W.J., Pohost, W.J., Pohost, G.M., Kelsey, S.F., & Sopko, G. for the WISE Study Group.  (2003).  Hypoestrogenemia of hypothalalmic origin and coronary artery disease in premenopausal women:  A report from the NHLBI-sponsored WISE study.  Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 41, 413-419.  Article

Owens, J.F., Matthews, K.A., Räikkönen, K, & Kuller, L.H. (2003).  It is never too late: Change in physical activity fosters change in cardiovascular risk factors in middle aged women.  Preventive Cardiology, 6, 22-28.  Abstract

Randolph, J.F. Jr., Sowers, M.F., Gold, E.B., Mohr, B.A., Luborsky, J., Santoro, N., McConnell, D.S., Finkelstein, J.S., Korenman, S.G., Matthews, K.A., Sternfeld, B., & Lasley, B.L. (2003).  Reproductive hormones in the early menopausal transition:  Relationship to ethnicity, body size, and menopausal status.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 88, 1516-1522.  Article

Olson,  M.B., Kelsey, S.F., Matthews, K.A., Shaw, L.J., Sharaf, B.L., Pohost, G.M., Cornell, C.E., McGorray, S.P., Vido, D., & Bairey Merz, C.N.  (2003).  Symptoms, myocardia ischaemia and quality of life in women:  Results from the NHLBI-sponsored WISE study.  European Heart Journal, 24, 1506-1514.  Article

Gallo, L.C., Troxel, W.M., Kuller, L.H., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Edmundowicz, D., & Matthews, K.A. (2003).  Marital status, marital quality and atherosclerotic burden in postmenopausal women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 952-962.    Article

Gallo, L.C., Troxel, W.M., Matthews, K.A., & Kuller, L.H. (2003). Marital status and quality in middle-aged women: Association with levels and trajectories of cardiovascular risk factors.  Health Psychology, 22, 453-463.  Ó2003  American Psychological Association.

Avis, N.E., Ory, M., Matthews, K., Schocken, M., Bromberger, J., & Colvin, A. (2003).  Health-related quality of life in a multi-ethnic sample of middle-aged women:  Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Medical Care, 41, 1262-1276.  Abstract

Cyranowski, J.M., Bromberger, J., Youk, A., Matthews, K.A., Kravitz, H.M., & Powell, L.H. (2004). Lifetime depression history and sexual function in women at midlife. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 33, 539-548.  Article

Santoro, N., Lasley, B., McConnell, D., Allsworth, J., Crawford, S., Gold, E. B., Finkelstein, J. S., Greendale, G. A., Kelsey, J., Korenman, S., Luborsky, J. L., Matthews, K., Midgley, R., Powell, L., Sabatine, J., Schocken, M., Sowers, M. F., & Weiss, G.  (2004).  Body size and ethnicity are associated with menstrual cycle alterations in women in the early menopausal transition: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN) Daily Hormone Study.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 89, 2622-2631. 
Article

Sternfeld, B., Wang, W., Quesenberry Jr., C.P., Abrams, B., Everson-Rose, S., Greendale, G.A., Matthews, K.A., & Sowers, M.F. (2004). Physical activity and changes in weight and waist circumference in mid-life women: Findings from the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 160, 912-922.   Ó 2004 Oxford Journals.

Mackey, R.H., Kuller, L.H., Sutton-Tyrrell K., Evans, R.W., Holubkov, R., Matthews, K.A. (2005). Hormone therapy, lipoprotein subclasses and coronary artery calcification: the Healthy Women Study. Archives of  Internal Medicine, 165, 510-515.  Article

Bromberger, J.T., Kravitz, H.M., Wei, H.L., Brown, C., Youk, A. O., Cordal, A., Powell, L.H., & Matthews, K.A.  (2005). History of depression and women’s current health and functioning during midlife.  General Hospital Psychiatry, 27, 200-208.  Article

Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Wildman, R. P., Matthews, K. A., Chae, C., Lasley, B. L., Brockwell, S., Pasternak, R. C., Lloyd-Jones, D., Sowers, M. F., Torréns, J. I.  (2005).  Sex hormone binding globulin and the free androgen index are related to CV risk factors in multi-ethnic pre and peri-menopausal women enrolled in the Study of Women Across the Nation (SWAN).  Circulation, 111, 1242-1249.   American Heart Association

Patel, A.S., Mackey, R.H., Wildman, R.P., Thompson, T., Matthews, K., Kuller, L., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2005).  Cardiovascular risk factors associated with enlarged diameter of the abdominal aortic and iliac arteries in healthy women.  Atherosclerosis, 178, 311-317.  Article

Everson-Rose, S.A., Matthews, K.A., Torrens, J. I., Bromberger, J. T., Kravitz, H.M., & Meyer, P.M.  (2005). Depressive symptoms, insulin resistance, and risk of diabetes in women at midlife: Response to Pouwer and de Jonge.  Diabetes Care, 28, 1266.  Article

Powell, L.H., Meyer, P., Weiss, G., Matthews, K.A., Santoro, N., Randolph, J.F., Jr., Schocken, M., Skurnick, J., Ory, M.G., Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2005). Ethnic differences in past hysterectomy for benign conditions.  Women's Health Issues, 15, 179-186.  Article

Lloyd-Jones, D.M., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Patel, A.S., Matthews, K.A., Pasternak, R.C., Everson-Rose, S.A., Scuteri, A., Chae, C.U.  (2005). Ethnic variation in hypertension among premenopausal and perimenopausal women Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  Hypertension, 46, 1-7.  American Heart Association

Matthews, K.A., Sowers, M.F., Derby, C., Stein, E., Miracle-McMahill, H., & Crawford, S. (2005).  Ethnic differences in cardiovascular risk factor burden among middle-aged women:  Study of Women’s Health across the Nation.  American Heart Journal, 149, 1066-1073.  Article

Brunner, R.L., Gass, M., Aragaki, A., Hays, J., Granek, I., Woods, N., Mason, E., Brzyski, R., Ockene, J., Assaf, A., LaCroix, A., Matthews, K., & Wallace, R., for the Women’s Health Initiative Investigators.  (2005).  Effects of conjugated equine estrogen on health-related quality of life in postmenopausal women with hysterectomy: Results from the Women’s Health Initiative Randomized Clinical Trial.  Archives of Internal Medicine, 165, 1976-1986.   Article

Sowers, M.R., Jannausch, M., Randolph, J.F., McConnell, D., Little, R., Lasley, B., Pasternak, R., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & Matthews, K.A.  (2005). Androgens are associated with hemostatic and inflammatory factors among women at the mid-life.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 90, 6064-6071.  Article

Randolph, J.F., Jr., Sowers, M, Bondarenko, I., Gold, E.B., Greendale, G.A., Bromberger, J.T., Brockwell, S.E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2005).  The relationship of longitudinal change in reproductive hormones and vasomotor symptoms during the menopausal transition.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 90, 6106-6112.  Article

Matthews, K.A. & Bromberger, J.T.  (2005).  Does the menopausal transition affect health-related quality of life?  The American Journal of Medicine, 118 (12B), 25S-36S.  Article

Brown, C., Matthews K.A., & Bromberger J. (2005). How do African American and Caucasian women view themselves at midlife? Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 35, 2057-2075.  Article

Sowers, M., Matthews, K.A., Jannausch, M., Randolph, J.F., McConnell, D., Sutton-Tyrrell K., Little R., Lasley, B., & Pasternak, R. (2005).  Hemostatic factors and estrogen during the menopausal transition.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 90, 5942-5948.  Article

Gold, E.B., Colvin, A., Avis, N., Bromberger, J., Greendale, G., Powell, L., Sternfeld, B., & Matthews, K.A.  (2006).  Longitudinal analysis of vasomotor symptoms and race/ethnicity across the menopausal transition:  Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  American Journal of Public Health, 96, 1226-1235.  Article

Farhat, G., Cauley, J., Matthews, K. A., Newman,  A., Johnston, J., Mackey, R., Edmundowicz, D., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2006).  Volumetric bone mineral density and vascular calcification in middle-aged women: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 21, 1839-1846.  Article

Matthews, K. A., Santoro, N., Lasley, B., Chang, Y., Crawford, S., Pasternak, R. C., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & Sowers, M. F.  (2006).  Relation of  cardiovascular risk factors in women approaching menopause to menstrual cycle characteristics and reproductive hormones in the follicular and luteal phases.  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 91, 1789-1795.  Article

Yan, L. L., Liu, K., Daviglus, M. L., Colangelo, L. A., Kiefe, C. I., Sidney, S., Matthews, K. A., & Greenland, P.  (2006).  Education, 15-year risk factor progression, and coronary artery calcium in young adulthood and early middle age:  The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults study.  Journal of the American Medical Association, 295, 1793-1800.  Article

Matthews, K. A., Schott, L. L., Bromberger, J., Cyranowski, J., Everson-Rose, S. A., & Sowers, M. F. (2007).  Associations between depressive symptoms and inflammatory/hemostatic markers in women during the menopausal transition.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 124-130. Abstract

Santoro, N., Brockwell, S., Johnston, J., Crawford, S. L., Gold, E. B., Harlow, S. D., Matthews, K. A. & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2007).  Helping midlife women predict the onset of the final menses:  SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the nation.  Menopause, 14, 1-9.

Matthews, K. A., Kuller, L. H., Chang, Y., & Edmundowicz, D. (2007).  Premenopausal risk factors for coronary and aortic calcification: A 20-year follow-up in the Healthy Women Study. Preventive Medicine, 45, 302-308.  Preventive Medicine

Bromberger, J. T., Matthews, K. A., Schott, L. L., Brockwell, S., Avis, N. E., Kravitz, H. M., Everson-Rose, S. A., Gold, E. B., Sowers, M. F., & Randolph, J. F. Jr. (2007). Depressive symptoms during the menopausal transition: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Journal of Affective Disorders, 103, 267-272.  Journal of Affective Disorders

Goldman, S. E., Ancoli-Israel, S., Cauley, J., Newman, A., Blackwell, T., Boudreau, R., Hall, M., Matthews, K. A., & Ewing, S. (2007).  Poor sleep is associated with poorer physical performance and greater functional limitation in older women.  Sleep, 30, 1317-1324.  Article

Thurston, R.C., Sowers, M.R., Chang, Y., Sternfeld, B., Gold, E.B., Johnston, J.M., & Matthews, K.A. (2008).  Adiposity and vasomotor symptom reporting among midlife women: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 167, 78-85.  Article

Thurston, R. C., Bromberger, J., Chang, Y., Goldbacher, E., Brown, C., Cyranowski, J. M., & Matthews, K.A. (2008).  Childhood abuse or neglect is associated with increased vasomotor symptom reporting among midlife women.  Menopause, 15, 16-22.  Abstract

Hess, R., Colvin, A., Avis, N.E., Bromberger, J.T., Schocken, M., Johnston, J.M., & Matthews, K.A. (2008). The impact of hormone therapy on health related quality of life: Longitudinal results from the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  Menopause, 15, 422-428.  Abstract

Hess, R., Olshansky, E., Ness, R., Bryce, C.L., Dillon, S., Kapoor, W.N., Chang, C.C.H., & Matthews, K.A. (2008). Pregnancy and birth history influence women’s experience of menopause. Menopause, 15, 435-441.  Abstract

Wildman, R.P., Colvin, A.B., Powell, L.H., Matthews, K.A., Everson-Rose, S.A., Hollenberg, S., Johnston, J.M., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K. (2008). Associations of endogenous sex hormones with the vasculature in menopausal women: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Menopause, 15, 414-421.  Abstract

Thurston, R.C., Sowers, M.F., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Everson-Rose, S.A., Lewis, T.T., Edmundowicz, D., & Matthews, K.A. (2008). Abdominal adiposity and hot flashes among midlife women. Menopause, 15, 429-434.  Abstract

Olson, M.B., Kelsey, S.F., Matthews, K.A.., Bairey Merz, C.N., Eteiba, W., McGorray, S.P., Cornell, C.E., Vido, D.A., & Muldoon, M.F. (2008). Lipid-lowering medication use and aggression scores in women: a report from the NHLBI-sponsored WISE study. Journal of Women's Health, 17, 187-194.  Article

Santoro, N., Crawford, S.L., Lasley, W.L., Luborsky, J.L., Matthews, K.A., McConnell, D., Randolph, Jr., J.F., Gold, E.B., Greendale, G.A., Korenman, S.G., Powell, L., Sowers, M.F., & Weiss, G.  (2008).  Factors related to declining luteal function in women during the menopausal transition. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 93, 1711-1721.  Article

Kravitz, H.M., Zhao, X., Bromberger, J.T., Gold, E.B., Hall, M.H., Matthews, K.A., & Sowers, M.F.  (2008). Sleep disturbance during the menopausal transition in a multi-ethnic community sample of women.  Sleep, 31, 979-990.  Abstract

Thurston, R.C., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Everson-Rose, S.A., Hess, R., & Matthews, K.A.  (2008). Hot flashes and subclinical cardiovascular disease: Findings from the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation Heart Study. Circulation. 118, 1234-40.  Circulation

Thurston, R.C., Bromberger, J.T., Joffe, H., Avis, N., Hess, R., Crandall, C., Chang, Y., Green, R., & Matthews, K.A.  (2008).  Beyond frequency: Who is most bothered by vasomotor symptoms? Menopause. 15, 841-7. Abstract

Kuller, L.H.,  Matthews, K.A., Edmundowicz, D., Chang, Y.  (2008). Incident coronary artery calcium among postmenopausal women. Atherosclerosis 200, 278–85.  Abstract

Egizio, V.B., Jennings, J.R., Christie, I.C., Sheu, L.K., Matthews, K.A., Gianaros, P.J. (2008). Cardiac vagal activity during psychological stress varies with social functioning in older women. Psychophysiology.  45, 1-9.  Article

Kelley-Hedgepeth, A., Lloyd-Jones, D.M., Colvin, A., Matthews, K.A., Johnston, J., Sowers, M.R., Sternfeld, B., Pasternak, R.C., Chae, C.U. & SWAN Investigators. (2008).  Ethnic differences in C-reactive protein concentrations. Clinical Chemistry, 54, 1027-1037. Article

Troxel, W.M., Buysse, D.J., Hall, M., & Matthews, K.A. (2009). Marital happiness and sleep disturbances in a multi-ethnic sample of middle-aged women.  Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 7, 2-19. Article

Bromberger, J.T., Kravitz, H.M., Matthews, K.A., Youk, A., Brown, C., & Feng, W. (2009).  Predictors of first lifetime episodes of major depression in midlife women.  Psychological Medicine, 39, 55-64. Article

Thurston, R.C., Matthews, K.A., Hernandez, J., &  De la Torre, F. (2009).  Improving the performance of physiologic hot flash measures with support vector machines.  Psychophysiology, 46, 285-292. Article

Derby, C.A., Crawford, S.L., Pasternak, R.C., Sowers, M., Sternfeld, B., & Matthews, K.A.  (2009). Lipid change during the menopause transition in relation to age and weight:  The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 169, 1352-1361. Article

Soreca, I., Rosano C., Jennings, J.R., Sheu, L.K., Kuller, L.H., Matthews, K.A., Aizenstein, H. J., & Gianaros, P.J.  (2009). Gain in adiposity across 15 years is associated with reduced gray matter volume in healthy women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 485-490. Article

Hess, R., Conroy, M.B., Ness, R., Bryce, C.L., Dillon S., Chang, C.C., & Matthews, K.A.  (2009). Association of lifestyle and relationship factors with sexual functioning of women during midlife.  Journal of Sexual Medicine, 6, 1358-1368. Article

Torréns, J.I., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Zhao, X., Matthews, K.A., Brockwell, S., Sowers, M.F., & Santoro, N.  (2009). Relative androgen excess during the menopausal transition predicts incident metabolic syndrome in mid-life women:  SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation.  Menopause, 16, 257-264. Article

Avis, N.E., Colvin, A, Bromberger, J.T., Hess, R., Matthews, K.A., Ory, M., & Schocken, M. (2009). Change in health-related quality of life over the menopausal transition in a multiethnic cohort of middle-aged women:  Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  Menopause, 16, 860-869. Article

Thurston, R.C., Sowers, M.R., Sternfeld, B., Gold, E.B., Bromberger, J., Chang, Y., Joffe, H., Crandall, C.J., Waetjen, L.E., & Matthews, K.A. (2009). Gains in body fat and vasomotor symptom reporting over the menopausal transition: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 170, 766-774. Article

Whipple, M.O., Lewis, T.T., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Matthews, K.A., Barinas-Mitchell, E., Powell, L.H., & Everson-Rose, S.A.  (2009). Hopelessness, depressive symptoms, and carotid atherosclerosis in women:  The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN) heart study.  Stroke, 40, 3166-3172. Article

 Matthews, K.A., Crawford, S.L., Chae, C.U., Everson-Rose, S.A., Sowers, M.F., Sternfeld, B., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2009). Are changes in cardiovascular disease risk factors in midlife women due to chronological aging or to the menopausal transition?  Journal of the American College of  Cardiology, 54, 2366-2373. Article

 Matthews, K.A., Schott, L.L., Bromberger, J.T., Cyranowski, J.M., Everson-Rose, S.A., & Sowers, M.F. (2010).  Are there bi-directional associations between depressive symptoms and C-reactive protein in mid-life women? Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 24, 96-101. Article

Thurston, R.C., Christie, I.C., & Matthews, K.A.  (in press).  Hot flashes and cardiac vagal control: A link to cardiovascular risk?  Menopause. Article

Thurston, R.C., Kuller, L.H., Edmundowicz, D., & Matthews, K.A.  (in press).  Hot flashes and aortic calcification among postmenopausal women.  Menopause. 17(2): 256–261. 2010. Article

Thurston RC, Kuller LH, Edmundowicz D, Matthews KA.  History of hot flashes and aortic calcification among postmenopausal women.  Menopause. 17:256-61, 2010. PMCID: PMC2837097 Article

Matthews KA, Schott LL, Bromberger JT, Cyranowski JM, Everson-Rose SA, Sowers MF.  Are there bi-directional associations between depressive symptoms and C-reactive protein in mid-life women? Brain Behav Immun. 24:96-101, 2010.  PMCID: PMC2844108 Article

Midei AJ, Matthews KA, Bromberger JT.  Childhood abuse is associated with adiposity in mid-life women: Possible pathways through trait anger and reproductive hormones.  Psychosom Med. 72:215–23, 2010. PMCID: PMC2832915 Article

Bromberger JT, Schott LL, Kravitz HM, Sowers M, Avis NE, Gold EB, Randolph JF Jr, Matthews KA. Longitudinal change in reproductive hormones and depressive symptoms across the menopausal transition: Results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Arch Gen Psychiatry. 67:598-607, 2010. PMC3129620 Article

Troxel WM, Buysse DJ, Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Bromberger JT, Sowers M, Hall MH.  Marital/cohabitation status and history in relation to sleep in midlife women.  Sleep. 33:973-81, 2010. PMCID: PMC2894440 Article

Low CA, Thurston RC, Matthews KA. Psychosocial factors in the development of heart disease in women:  Current status and future directions. Psychosom Med. 72:842-54, 2010.  PMCID: PMC2978285 Article

Matthews KA, Chang YF, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Edmundowicz D, Bromberger JT.  Recurrent major depression predicts progression of coronary calcification in healthy women: Study of Women's Health across the Nation. Psychosom Med. 72:742-7, 2010.  PMCID: PMC2950893 Article

Harville EW, Gunderson EP, Matthews KA, Lewis CE, Carnethon M.  Pre-pregnancy stress reactivity and pregnancy outcome.  Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 24:564-71, 2010.  PMID: 20955234 Article

Woodard GA, Brooks MM, Barinas-Mitchell E, Mackey RH, Matthews KA, Sutton-Tyrrell K.  Lipids, menopause, and early atherosclerosis in Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation Heart women. Menopause. 18:376-84, 2011.  PMC3123389 Article

Gibson CJ, Bromberger JT, Weiss GE, Thurston RC, Sowers MF, Matthews KA.  Negative attitudes do not predict elective hysterectomy:  A prospective analysis from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Menopause. 18:499-507, 2011.  PMC3123400

Prairie BA, Scheier MF, Matthews KA, Chang CH, Hess R. A higher sense of purpose in life is associated with sexual enjoyment in midlife women. Menopause. 18:839-44, 2011.  PMC3181046 Article

Khan UI, Wang D, Thurston RC, Sowers M, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Matthews KA, Barinas-Mitchell E, Wildman RP.  Burden of subclinical cardiovascular disease in "metabolically benign" and "at-risk" overweight and obese women: The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Atherosclerosis.  217:179-86, 2011.  PMC3117052 Article

Thurston RC, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Everson-Rose SA, Hess R, Powell LH, Matthews KA. Hot flashes and carotid intima media thickness among midlife women.  Menopause. 18:352-8, 2011. PMC3116932 Article

Bromberger JT, Kravitz HM, Chang YF, Cyranowski JM, Brown C, Matthews KA. Major depression during and after the menopausal transition: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN).  Psychol Med. 41:1879-88, 2011.  PMID 21306662  PMC Article

Janssen I, Powell LH, Matthews KA, Cursio J, Hollenberg SM, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Bromberger JT, Everson-Rose SA.  Depressive symptoms are related to progression of coronary calcium in midlife women: The Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN) Heart Study. Am Heart J.  161:1186-91, 2011.  PMC3140211 Article

Sutton-Tyrrell K, Zhao X, Santoro N, Lasley B, Sowers MF, Johnston J, Mackey R, Matthews KA. Reproductive hormones and obesity: Nine years of observation from SWAN. Am J Epidemiol. 171(11):1203-13, 2010. PMC2915490 Article

Kravitz HM, Avery E, Sowers M, Bromberger JT, Owens JF, Matthews KA, Hall M, Zheng H, Gold EB, Buysse DJ.  Relationships between menopausal and mood symptoms and EEG sleep measures in a multi-ethnic sample of middle-aged women:  The SWAN Sleep Study. Sleep. 34:1256-1263, 2011.  PMC3157664 Article

Merkin SS, Azziz R, Seeman T, Calderon-Margalit, R, Daviglus M, Kiefe C, Matthews KA, Sternfeld B, Siscovick D.  Socioeconomic status and polycystic ovary syndrome.  J Womens Health. 20:413-9, 2011. PMC3115419 Article

El Khoudary SR, Wildman RP, Matthews KA, Powell L, Hollenberg SM, Edmundowicz D, Sutton-Tyrrell K.  Effect modification of obesity on associations between endogenous steroid sex hormones and arterial calcification in women at midlife. Menopause. 18:906-14, 2011. PMC3181045 Article

Thurston RC, El Khoudary SR, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Crandall CJ, Gold E, Sternfeld B, Selzer F, Matthews KA. Are vasomotor symptoms associated with alterations in hemostatic and inflammatory markers? Findings from the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation.  Menopause. 18(10):1044-51, 2011. PMC3183159 Article

Hess R, Thurston R, Hays RD, Chang CCH, Dillon SN, Ness RB, Bryce CL, Kapoor WN, Matthews KA. The impact of menopause on health-related quality of life: Results from the STRIDE longitudinal study. Qual Life Res. 21: 535-44, 2012. PMC3252474 Article

Thurston RC, Santoro N, Matthews KA. Adiposity and hot flashes in midlife women: A modifying role of age. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 96:E1588-95, 2011.  PMC3200246 Article

Low CA, Matthews KA, Kuller LH, Edmundowicz D.  Psychosocial predictors of coronary artery calcification progression in postmenopausal women. Psychosom Med.  73:789-94, 2011. PMC3211069 Article

Hall MH, Okun ML, Sowers MF, Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Hardin K, Buysse DJ, Bromberger JT, Owens JF, Karpov I, Sanders MH.  Sleep is associated with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort of midlife women: The SWAN Sleep Study.  Sleep. 35(6):783-90, 2012. Article

Thurston RC, Christie IC, Matthews KA. Hot flashes and cardiac vagal control during women's daily lives.  Menopause. 19(4):406-12, 2012. NIHMS326045 Article

Woodard GA, Narla VV, Ye R, Cauley JA, Thompson T, Matthews KA, Sutton-Tyrrell K. Racial differences in the association between carotid plaque and aortic and coronary artery calcification among women transitioning through menopause. Menopause.  19(2):157-63, 2012. PMC3266995 Article

Gibson CJ, Thurston RC, Bromberger JT, Kamarck T, Matthews KA. Negative affect and vasomotor symptoms in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation Daily Hormone Study. Menopause.  18:1270-7, 2011. PMC3230697 Article

di Scalea TL, Matthews KA, Avis NE, Thurston RC, Brown C, Harlow S, Bromberger JT.  Role stress, role reward, and mental health in a multiethnic sample of midlife women: Results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation.  J Womens Health (Larchmt). 21(5):481-9, 2012. Article

Gibson CJ, Joffe H, Bromberger JT, Thurston RC, Lewis TT, Khalil N, Matthews KA. Mood symptoms after natural menopause and hysterectomy with and without bilateral oophorectomy among women in midlife. Obstet Gynecol. 119(5):935-41, 2012. Article

Bromberger JT, Schott LL, Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Randolph JF Jr, Harlow S, Crawford S, Green R, Joffe H. Association of past and recent major depression and menstrual characteristics in midlife: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Menopause. 19(9):959-66, 2012. Article

Thurston RC, El Khoudary SR, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Crandall CJ, Gold EB, Sternfeld B, Joffe H, Selzer F, Matthews KA. Vasomotor symptoms and lipid profiles in women transitioning through menopause. Obstet Gynecol. 119(4):753-61, 2012. Article

Thurston RC, Santoro N, Matthews KA. Are vasomotor symptoms associated with sleep characteristics among symptomatic midlife women? Comparisons of self-report and objective measures. Menopause. 19(7):742-8, 2012. Article

Thurston RC, El Khoudary SR, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Crandall CJ, Sternfeld B, Joffe H, Selzer F, Gold E, Matthews KA. Vasomotor symptoms and insulin resistance in the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 97(10):3487-94, 2012. Article

Cyranowski JM, Schott LL, Kravitz HM, Brown C, Thurston RC, Joffe H, Matthews KA, Bromberger JT. Psychosocial features associated with lifetime comorbidity of major depression and anxiety disorders among a community sample of mid-life women: The SWAN Mental Health Study.  Depress Anxiety. 29(12):1050-7, 2012. Article

El Khoudary SR, Wildman RP, Matthews KA, Thurston RC, Bromberger JT, Sutton-Tyrrell K. Sex hormones impact the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis in women during the menopausal transition. Atherosclerosis. 225(1):180-6, 2012. Article

Xu, H, Thurston, RC, Matthews, KA, Bryce, CL, Hays, RD, Kapoor, WN, Ness, RB, Hess, R. Are hot flashes associated with sleep disturbance during midlife? Results from the STRIDE cohort study. Maturitas. 71:34-8, 2012. PMC3253872  Article

Bromberger JT, Schott LL, Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Randolph JF Jr, Harlow S, Crawford S, Green R, Joffe H. Association of past and recent major depression and menstrual characteristics in midlife: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Menopause. 19(9):959-66, 2012. Article

Thurston RC, Santoro N, Matthews KA. Are vasomotor symptoms associated with sleep characteristics among symptomatic midlife women? Comparisons of self-report and objective measures. Menopause. 19(7):742-8, 2012. Article

Appelhans B Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Janssen I, Cursio J, Gold E, Hall M, Burns J. Sleep duration and weight change in midlife women: The SWAN Sleep Study. Obesity (Silver Spring). 21(1):77-84, 2013. Article

Gibson CJ, Thurston RC, El Khoudary SR. Sutton-Tyrrell K, Matthews KA.  Changes in body mass index following natural menopause and hysterectomy with and without bilateral oophorectomy. Int J Obesity. 37(6):809-13, 2013.

Gabriel KP, Matthews KA, Pérez A, Edmundowicz D, Kohl HW 3rd, Hawkins MS, Janak JC, Kriska AM, Kuller LH. Self-reported and accelerometer-derived physical activity levels and coronary artery calcification progression in older women: results from the Healthy Women Study. Menopause. 20(2):152-61, 2013. Article

Matthews KA, Gibson CJ, El Khoudary SR, Thurston RC. Changes in cardiovascular risk factors by hysterectomy status with and without oophorectomy: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 62(3):191-200, 2013. Article

Fu PB, Matthews KA, Thurston RC.  How well do different measurement modalities estimate the number of vasomotor symptoms? Findings from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation FLASHES Study. Menopause. 2013 Jul 22. Article

Appelhans B Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Janssen I, Cursio J, Gold E, Hall M, Burns J. Sleep duration and weight change in midlife women: The SWAN Sleep Study. Obesity (Silver Spring). 21(1):77-84, 2013. Article

El Khoudary SR, Wildman RP, Thurston RC, Bromberger JT, Matthews KA, Sutton-Tyrrell K. Progression rates of carotid intima-media thickness and adventitial diameter during the menopausal transition. Menopause. 20(1):8-14, 2013. Article

Thomas S, Ness RB, Thurston RC, Matthews KA, Chang CC, Hess R. Racial differences in perception of healthy body weight in mid-life women: Results from Do Stage Transitions Result in Detectable Effects (STRIDE) Study. Menopause. 20(3):269-73, 2013. Article

Gibson CJ, Thurston RC, El Khoudary SR. Sutton-Tyrrell K, Matthews KA.  Changes in body mass index following natural menopause and hysterectomy with and without bilateral oophorectomy. Int J Obesity. 37(6):809-13, 2013.

Gabriel KP, Matthews KA, Pérez A, Edmundowicz D, Kohl HW 3rd, Hawkins MS, Janak JC, Kriska AM, Kuller LH. Self-reported and accelerometer-derived physical activity levels and coronary artery calcification progression in older women: results from the Healthy Women Study. Menopause. 20(2):152-61, 2013. Article

Lewis TT, Troxel WM, Kravitz HM, Bromberger JT, Matthews KA, Hall MH. Chronic exposure to everyday discrimination and sleep in a multiethnic sample of middle-aged women. Health Psychol. 32(7):810-9, 2013. Article

Bromberger JT, Kravitz HM, Chang Y, Randolph JF Jr, Avis NE, Gold EB, Matthews KA. Does risk for anxiety increase during the menopausal transition? Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Menopause. 20(5):488-95, 2013. Article

Matthews KA, Everson-Rose SA, Kravitz HM, Lee L, Janssen I, Sutton-Tyrrell K.  Do reports of sleep disturbance relate to coronary and aortic calcification in healthy middle-aged women?: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Sleep Med. 14(3):282-7, 2013. Article

Matthews KA, Gibson CJ, El Khoudary SR, Thurston RC. Changes in cardiovascular risk factors by hysterectomy status with and without oophorectomy: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 62(3):191-200, 2013.

Gold EB, Crawford SL, Avis NE, Crandall CJ, Matthews KA, Waetjen LE, Lee JS, Thurston R, Vuga M, Harlow SD. Factors related to age at natural menopause: Longitudinal analyses from SWAN. Am J Epidemiol. 178(1):70-83, 2013. Article

Lambiase MJ, Pettee Gabriel K, Kuller LH, Matthews KA. Temporal relationships between physical activity and sleep in older women. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013 Jun 3. Article

Thurston RC, Chang Y, Mancuso P, Matthews KA.  Adipokines, adiposity, and vasomotor symptoms during the menopause transition: findings from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation.  Fert Steril.  100(3):793-800, 2013. Article

Fu PB, Matthews KA, Thurston RC.  How well do different measurement modalities estimate the number of vasomotor symptoms? Findings from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation FLASHES Study. Menopause. 2013 Jul 22. Article

El Khoudary SR, Shields KJ, Hsiang-Yu Chen HY, Matthews KA. Menopause, complement, and hemostatic markers in women at midlife: The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation. Atherosclerosis. In press. Article

Matthews KA, Chang YF, Thurston RC, Bromberger JT. Child abuse is related to inflammation in mid-life women: role of obesity. Brain Behav Immun. 2013 Sep 25. Article

Hall MH, Middleton K, Thayer JF, Lewis TT, Kline CE, Matthews KA, Kravitz HM, Krafty RT, Buysse DJ. Racial differences in heart rate variability during sleep in women: The Study of Women Across the Nation Sleep Study. Psychosom Med. 75:783-90, 2013. Article

 

 

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Jones, D.J., Matthews, K.A., Bromberger, J.T., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2003). Lifetime history of depression and carotid atherosclerosis in middle-aged women. Archives of General Psychiatry, 60, 153-160.  Article

Yan, L.L., Liu, K., Matthews, K.A., Daviglus, M.L., Ferguson, T.F., & Kiefe, C.I.  (2003). Psychosocial factors and risk for hypertension:  The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.  Journal of the American Medical Association, 290, 2138-2148.   Article

Harris, K.F., Matthews, K.A., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & Kuller, L.H.  (2003).  Associations between psychological traits and endothelial function in postmenopausal women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 402-409.  Article

Rutledge, T., Matthews, K.A., Lui, L-Y., Stone, K.L., & Cauley, J.A.  (2003).  Social networks and marital status predict mortality in older-aged women:  Prospective evidence from the study of osteoporotic fractures (SOF). Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 688-694.  Article

Troxel, W.M., Matthews, K.A., Bromberger, J.T., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K. (2003). Chronic stress burden, discrimination, and subclinical carotid artery disease in African American and Caucasian women.  Health Psychology, 22, 300-309.  Ó2003  American Psychological Association.

Matthews, K.A., Räikkönnen, K., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & Kuller, L.H. (2004). Optimisitic attitudes protect against progression of carotid atherosclerosis in healthy middle-aged women. Psychosomatic Medicine, 66, 640-644.   Article

Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K.A., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & Kuller, L.H. (2004). Trait anger and the metabolic syndrome predict progression of carotid atherosclerosis in healthy middle-aged women. Psychosomatic Medicine, 66, 903-908.  Article

Rutledge, T., Reis, S.E., Olson, M.B., Owens, J.F.,Kelsey, S.F., Pepine, C.J., Mankad, S., Rogers, W.J., Bairey Merz, C.N., Sopko, G., Cornell, C.E., Sharaf, B.L., & Matthews, K.A. (2004). Social networks are associated with lower coronary disease risk and mortality rates among women with chest pain: The WISE study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 66, 882-888.   Article

Everson-Rose, S.A., Meyer, P.M., Powell, L.H., Pandey, D., Torrens, J.I., Kravitz, H.M., Bromberger, J.T., & Matthews K.A.  (2004).  Depressive symptoms, insulin resistance, and risk for diabetes in women at mid-life. Diabetes Care, 27, 2856-2862.  Article

Matthews, K.A., Gump, B.B., Harris, K.F., Haney, T.L., & Barefoot, J.C.  (2004).  Hostile behaviors predict cardiovascular mortality among men enrolled in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial.  Circulation, 109, 66-70.  American Heart Association

Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K.A., Kondwani, K.A., Bunker, C. H., Melhem, N. M., Ukoli, F.A.M., Asogun, A., & Jacob, R.G.  (2004). Does nondipping of blood pressure at night reflect a trait of blunted cardiovascular responses to daily activities?  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 27, 131-137.  Article

Harris, K.F., & Matthews, K.A.  (2004). Interactions between autonomic nervous system activity and endothelial function:  A model for the development of cardiovascular disease.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 66, 153-164.  Article

Matthews, K.A., Katholi, C.R., McCreath H., Whooley, M.A., Williams, D.R., Zhu, S., & Markovitz, J.H.  (2004).  Blood pressure reactivity to psychological stress predicts hypertension in the CARDIA Study.  Circulation, 110, 74-78.   Article

Markovitz, J.M., Matthews, K.A., Whooley, M., Lewis, C., & Greenlund, K. (2004).   Increases in job strain are associated with incident hypertension in the CARDIA Study.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 28, 1-9.  Article

Matthews, K. A., Owens, J. F., Salomon, K., Harris, K. F., & Berga, S. L.  (2005).  Influence of hormone therapy on the cardiovascular responses to stress of postmenopausal women.  Biological Psychology, 69, 39-56.  Biological Psychology

Troxel, W. M., Matthews, K. A., Gallo, L. C., & Kuller, L. H.  (2005).  Marital quality and occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in women.   Archives of Internal Medicine, 165, 1022-1027.  Article

Agatisa, P.K., Matthews, K.A., Bromberger, J.T., Edmundowicz, D., Chang, Y.F., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K. (2005).  Coronary and aortic calcification in women with major depression history. Archives of Internal Medicine, 165,  1229-1236.  Article

Gianaros, P.J., Salomon, K., Zhou, F., Owens, J.F., Edmundowicz, D., Kuller, L.H., & Matthews, K. A.  (2005). A greater reduction in high-frequency heart rate variability to a psychological stressor is associated with subclinical coronary and aortic calcification in postmenopausal women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 67, 553-560.  Article

Yan, L.L., Liu, K., Matthews, K., Davidglus, M. L., & Kiefe C. (2005). Hypertension and psychosocial factors.  Cardiology Review, 22, 39-44.

Iribarren, C., Jacobs, D., Hulley, S., Kiefe, C., Lewis, C., Matthews, K. A., & Roseman J.  (2005).  Causes and demographic, medical, lifestyle and psychosocial predictors of premature mortality:  The CARDIA study.  Social Science and Medicine, 60, 471-482.  Article

Gump, B. B., Matthews, K. A., Eberly, L. E., & Chang, Y. F for the MRFIT Research Group.  (2005). Depressive symptoms and mortality in men.  Results from the multiple risk factor intervention trial.  Stroke, 36, 98-102.  American Heart Association

Matthews, K.A.  (2005).  Psychological perspectives on the development of coronary heart disease.  American Psychologist, 60, 780-796. Abstract

Lewis, T. T., Everson-Rose, S. A., Powell, L. H., Matthews, K. A., Brown, C., Karavolos, K., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Jacobs, E., & Wesley, D.  (2006).  Chronic exposure to everyday discrimination and coronary artery calcification in African-American women: The SWAN Heart Study.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 362-368. Article

Brown, C., Matthews, K. A., & Bromberger, J. T.  (2006).  The relation between perceived unfair treatment and blood pressure in a racially/ethnically diverse sample of women.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 164, 257-262.  Article

Krantz, D. S., Olson, M. B., Phankao, C., Bairey Merz, C. N., Sopko, G., Vido, D. A., Shaw, L. J., Sheps, D. S., Francis, J., Pepine, C. J., & Matthews, K. A. for the WISE Investigators.  (2006).  Anger, hostility, and cardiac symptoms in women with suspected coronary artery disease: The Women’s Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) Study.  Journal of Women's Health, 15, 112-120.  Article

Everson-Rose, S. A., Lewis, T., Karavolos, K., Powell, L., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., & NMatthews, K. A.  (2006).  Cynical hostility and carotid atherosclerosis in African-American and white women: The SWAN Heart study.   American Heart Journal, 152, 982e7-982e13.  Article

Matthews, K. A., Owens, J. F., Edmundowicz, D., Lee, L., & Kuller, L. H.  (2006).  Positive and negative attributes for coronary and aortic calcification in healthy women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 355-361. Article

Rutledge, T., Reis, S. E., Olson, M. B., Owens, J., Kelsey, S. F., Pepine, C. J., Mankad, S., Rogers, W. J., Bairey Merz, N., Sopko, G., Cornell, C. E., Sharaf, B., & Matthews, K. A.  (2006).  Depression symptom severity and reported treatment history in the prediction of cardiac risk in women with suspected myocardial ischemia.  Archives of General Psychiatry, 63, 874-880.  Article

Knox, S., Barnes, A., Kiefe, C., Lewis, C.E., Iribarren, C., Matthews, K.A., Wong, N.D., & Whooley, M. (2006).  History of depression, race, and cardiovascular risk in CARDIA.  International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 13, 44-50.  Article

Matthews, K.A., Zhu, S., Tucker, D.C., & Whooley, M.A.  (2006).  Blood pressure reactivity to psychological stress and coronary calcification in the CARDIA Study.  Hypertension, 47, 391-395. Article

Matthews, K. A., Schwartz, J., Cohen, S., & Seeman, T.  (2006).  Diurnal cortisol decline is related to coronary calcification: CARDIA Study.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 657-661.  Article

Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K. A., & Kuller, L. H.  (2007).  Depressive symptoms and stressful life events predict metabolic syndrome among middle-aged women: A comparison of World Health Organization, Adult Treatment Panel III, and International Diabetes Foundation definitions.  Diabetes Care, 30, 872-877.  Article

Goldbacher, E.M., & Matthews, K.A. (2007).  Are psychological characteristics related to risk of the metabolic syndrome?  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 34, 240-252.  Article

Ohira, T., Hozawa, A., Iribarren, C., Daviglus, M. L., Matthews, K., Gross, M. D., & Jacobs, D. R., Jr.  (2008).  Longitudinal association of serum carotenoids and tocopherols with hostility: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.  American Journal of Epidemiology, 167, 42-50.  Article

Lewis, T.T., Everson-Rose, S.A., Colvin, A., Matthews, K.A., Bromberger, J.T., Sutton-Tyrell, K.  (2009). The interactive effects of race and depressive symptoms on calcification in African-American and White women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 163-170. Article

Goldbacher, E.M., Bromberger, J., & Matthews, K.A. (2009).  Lifetime history of major depression predicts the development of the metabolic syndrome in middle-aged women.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 266-272. Article

Schott, L.L., Kamarck, T.W., Matthews, K.A., Brockwell, S.E., & Sutton-Tyrrell, K.  (2009).  Is brachial artery flow-mediated dilation associated with negative affect?  International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 16, 241-247. Article

Tindle, H.A., Chang, Y.F., Kuller, L.H., Manson, J.E., Robinson, J.G., Rosal. M,C, Siegle, G.J., & Matthews, K.A. (2009). Optimism, cynical hostility, and incident coronary heart disease and mortality in the Women’s Health Initiative.  Circulation, 120, 656-662. Article

Schwarz, E.B., Tepper, P., Tyrrell-Sutton, K., Matthews, K.A., Thurston, R.C., & Janssen, I.  (2010).  Lactation and maternal measures of subclinical cardiovascular disease. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 115, 41-48. Article

Carroll JE, Gruenewald TL, Taylor SE, Janicki-Deverts D, Matthews KA, Seeman TE. Childhood abuse, parental warmth, and adult multisystem biological risk in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults study. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Sep 23. Article

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Sleep

 

Owens JF, Buysse DJ, Hall M, Kamarck TW, Lee L, Strollo PJ, Reis SE, Matthews KA.  Napping, nighttime sleep, and cardiovascular risk factors in mid-life adults.  J Clin Sleep Med.  6:330-335, 2010. PMCID: PMC2919662 Article

Troxel WM, Buysse DJ, Matthews KA, Kip KE, Strollo PJ, Hall M, Drumheller O, Reis SE.  Sleep symptoms predict the development of the metabolic syndrome.  Sleep.  33:1633-40, 2010.  PMCID:  PMC2982733 Article

Matthews KA,  Zheng H, Kravitz HM, Sowers MF, Bromberger JT, Buysse DJ, Owens JF, Sanders M, Hall M. Are inflammatory and coagulation biomarkers related to sleep characteristics in mid-life women?: Study of Women’s Health across the Nation Sleep Study. Sleep. 33:1649-55, 2010.  PMCID: PMC2982735 Article

Lemola S, Räikkönen K, Scheier MF, Matthews KA, Pesonen A-K, Heinonen K, Lahti J, Komsi N, Paavonen JE, Kajante E.  Sleep quantity, quality and optimism in children. J Sleep Res. 20:12-20, 2011. PMCID not required. Article

Matthews KA, Strollo PJ, Hall M, Mezick EJ, Kamarck TW, Owens JF, Buysse DJ, Reis SE. Associations of Framingham risk score profile and coronary artery calcification with sleep characteristics in middle-aged men and women: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE Study. Sleep. 34:711-6, 2011. PMC3099492 Article

Beatty DL, Matthews KA, Kamarck TW, Hall M, Buysse D, Strollo P, Owens J.  Unfair treatment is associated with poor sleep in African American and Caucasian adults: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE Project.  Health Psychol. 303:351-9, 2011.  PMC3131074 Article

Campbell IG, Bromberger JT, Buysse DJ, Hall MH, Hardin KA, Kravitz HM, Matthews KA, Rasor MO, Utts J, Gold E.  Evaluation of the association of menopausal status with delta and beta EEG activity during sleep.  Sleep.  34:1561-8, 2011. PMC3198211 Article

Pesonen AK, Kajantie E, Heinonen K, Pyhälä R, Lahti J, Jones A, Matthews KA, Eriksson JG, Strandberg T, Räikkönen K. Sex-specific associations between sleep problems and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis activity in children. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 37:238-48, 2012. PMCID not required; No NIH support. Article

Xu, H, Thurston, RC, Matthews, KA, Bryce, CL, Hays, RD, Kapoor, WN, Ness, RB, Hess, R. Are hot flashes associated with sleep disturbance during midlife? Results from the STRIDE cohort study. Maturitas. 71:34-8, 2012. PMC3253872 Article

Pesonen AK, Sjöstén NM, Matthews KA, Heinonen K, Martikainen S, Kajantie E, Tammelin T, Eriksson JG, Strandberg T, Räikkönen K. Temporal associations between daytime physical activity and sleep in children. PLoS One. 6(8):e22958, 2011. PMC3160292 Article

Zheng T, Sowers MF, Buysse DJ, Consens F, Kravitz HM, Matthews KA, Owens JF, Gold EB, Hall M. Sources of variability in epidemiological studies of sleep using repeated nights of in-home polysomnography: SWAN Sleep Study.  J Clin Sleep Med.  8(1):87-96, 2012. Article

Puterman E, Adler N, Matthews KA, Epel E.  Financial strain and impaired fasting glucose: the moderating role of physical activity in the coronary artery risk development in young adults study.  Psychosom Med. 74:187-92, 2012. Article

Matthews KA, Dahl RE, Owens JF, Lee L, Hall M.  Sleep duration and insulin resistance in healthy black and white adolescents.  Sleep. 35(10):1353-8, 2012. Article

Luyster FS, Kip KE, Drumheller OJ, Rice TB, Edmundowicz D, Matthews KA, Reis SE, Strollo PJ Jr. Sleep apnea is related to the atherogenic phenotype, lipoprotein subclass B. J Clin Sleep Med. 8:155-61, 2012. Article

Troxel WM, Lee L, Hall M, Matthews KA.  Single-parent family structure and sleep problems in black and white adolescents.  Sleep. 

 

 

 

   
 

 

Other

 

 

Gump, B.B., & Matthews, K.A. (2003). Special intervention reduces CVD mortality for adherent participants in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 26, 61-68.  Article

Flory, J.D., Manuck, S.B., Matthews, K.A., & Muldoon, M.F. (2004). CNS serotonergic function is associated with daily ratings of positive mood. Psychiatry Research, 129, 11-19.  Article

Hess, R., Matthews, K., McNeil, M., Chang, C.C.J., Kapoor, W., & Bryce, C.  (2005).  Health services research in the privacy age.  Journal of General Internal Medicine, 20, 1045-1049.  Article

Scheier, M., Ingersoll, K., Wrosch, C., Schulz, R., Matthews, K., Baum, A., Zdaniuk, B., Martire, C., & Cohen, S.  (2006).  The life engagement test: Assessing purpose in life.  Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 29, 291-298.  Article

Ruiz, J.M., Matthews, K.A., Scheier, M.F., Schulz, R.  (2006).  Does whom you marry matter for your health?  Influence of patient’s and spouse’s personality on their partner’s psychological well-being following coronary artery bypass surgery.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 255-267.  Abstract

Cyranowski, J. M., Marsland, A. L., Bromberger, J. T., Whiteside, T., Chang, Y. F., & Matthews, K. A. (2007).  Depressive symptoms and production of proinflammatory cytokines by peripheral blood mononuclear cells stimulated in vitro.  Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 21, 229-237.  Article

Gianaros, P. J., Jennings, J. R., Sheu, L. K., Derbyshire, W. G., & Matthews, K. A.  (2007).  Heightened functional neural activation to psychological stress covaries with exaggerated blood pressure reactivity.  Hypertension, 49, 134-140.  Article

Gianaros, P. J., Jennings, J. R., Sheu, L. K., Greer, P. J., Kuller, L. H., & Matthews, K. A.  (2007).  Prospective reports of chronic life stress predict decreased grey matter volume in the hippocampus.  NeuroImage, 35, 795-803.  Article

Farhat, G. N., Newman, A. B., Sutton-Tyrrell, K., Matthews, K. A., Boudreau, R., Schwartz, A. V., Lavsky, F., Visser, M., & Cauley, J. A.  for the Health ABC Study.  (2007).  The association of bone mineral density measures with incident cardiovascular disease in older adults.  Osteoporosis International, 18, 999-1008.  Article

Gianaros, P.J., Sheu, L.K., Matthews, K.A., Jennings, J.R., Manuck, S.B., & Hariri, A.R. (2008).  Individual differences in stressor-evoked blood pressure reactivity vary with activation, volume, and functional connectivity of the amygdale.  The Journal of Neuroscience, 28, 990-999.  Article

Goldman, S.E., Hall, M., Boudreau, R., Matthews, K.A., Cauley, J.A., Ancoli-Israel, S., Stone, K.L., Rubin, S.M., Satterfield, S., Simonsick, E.M., & Newman, A.B. (2008).  Association between nighttime sleep and napping in older adults.  Sleep, 31, 733-740.  Article

Matthews, K.A., Kamarck, T.W., Hall, M., Strollo, P.J., Owens, J.F., Buysse, D.J., Lee, L., & Reis, S.E.  (2008). Blood pressure dipping and sleep disturbance in African American and Caucasian men and women. American Journal of Hypertension, 21, 826-831. Article

Sowers, M.F., Zheng, H., Kravitz, H.M., Matthews, K.A., Bromberger, J., Gold, E.G., Owens, J.F., Consens, F., Hall, M.  (2008).  Sex steroid hormone profiles are related to sleep measures from polysomnography and the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index.  Sleep. 31,1339-49. 
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Buysse, D.J., Hall, M.H., Strollo, P.J., Kamarck, T.W., Owens, J.F., Laisze, L., Reis, S.E., & Matthews, K.A.  (2008).  Relationships between the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI), Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS), and clinical/polysomnographic measures in a community sample.  Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 4, 563-571.  Article

Mezick, E.J., Matthews, K.A., Hall, M., Kamarck, T.W., Buysse, D.J., Owens, J.F., & Reis, S.E.  (2009). Intra-individual variability in sleep duration and fragmentation: associations with stress.  Psychoneuroendocrinology, 34, 1346-1354. Article

Pesonen, A-K., Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K.A., Heinonen, K., Paavonen, J., Lahti, J., Komsi, N., Lemola, S., Järvenpää, A-L., Kajantie, E., & Strandberg, T. (2009).  Prenatal origins of poor sleep in children. Sleep, 32, 1086-1092. Article

Pressman, S.D., Matthews, K.A., Cohen, S., Martire, L.M., Scheier, M., Baum, A., & Schulz, R. (2009). Association of enjoyable life activities with psychological and physical well-being.  Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 725-732. Article

Troxel, W.M., Buysse, D.J., Hall, M., Kamarck, T.W., Strollo, P.J., Owens, J.F., Reis, S.E., &  Matthews, K.A. (2010). Social integration, social contacts, and blood pressure dipping in African-Americans and whites.  Journal of Hypertension, 28, 265-271. Article

Mezick, E.J., Matthews, K.A., Hall, M., Kamarck, T.W., Buysse, D.J., Owens, J.F., Strollo, P.J., & Reis, S.E. (in press). Low life purpose and high hostility are related to an attenuated decline in nocturnal blood pressure.  Health Psychology. 29(2), Mar 2010, 196-204 Article

Lemola, S., Räikkönen, K., Matthews, K.A., Scheier, M.F., Heinonen, K., Pesonen, A-K., Komsi, N., & Lahti, J.   A new measure for dispositional optimism and pessimism in young children.  European Journal of  Personality. 24: 71–84. Article

Owens, J.F., Buysse, D.J., Hall, M., Kamarck, T.W., Lee, L., Strollo, P.J., Reis, S.E., & Matthews, K.A. (in press).  Napping, nighttime sleep, and cardiovascular risk factors in mid-life adults.  Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 6(4): 330–335. Article

 

 

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