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Learn more about the work that we do in the Behavioral Sleep Medicine Lab through our recent publications.

  1. Liu M, Ning Y, Teixayavong S, Mertens M, Xu J, Ting DSW, Cheng LT, Ong JCL, Teo ZL, Tan TF  et al.  A translational perspective towards clinical AI fairness.  NPJ Digit Med  2023 Sep 14;6(1):172. pii:172
  2. Kalmbach DA, Reffi AN, Ong JC, Cheng P, Walch O, Pitts DS, Seymour GM, Hirata M, Roth A, Roth T  et al.  Preliminary evidence of psychological improvements and increased maternal-fetal attachment associated with a mindfulness sleep programme: secondary analysis of uncontrolled data in 11 pregnant women with insomnia disorder.  J Sleep Res  2023 Sep 10;:e14040. doi:10.1111/jsr.14040
  3. Mundt JM, Schuiling MD, Warlick C, Dietch JR, Wescott AB, Hagenaars M, Furst A, Khorramdel K, Baron KG  Behavioral and psychological treatments for NREM parasomnias: A systematic review.  Sleep Med  2023 Sep 06;111:36-53. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2023.09.004
  4. Soon JJY, Juan DWK, Ong WS, Bek S, Neo PSH, Salazar E, Da Zhuang K, Tan YP, Seo CJ, Ong JCA  et al.  Implementation of a Multi-Disciplinary Team and Quality of Goals of Care Discussions in Palliative Surgical Oncology Patients.  Ann Surg Oncol  2023 Sep 06;. doi:10.1245/s10434-023-14190-z
  5. Turner AD, Ong JC, Jones AL, Tu A, Salanitro M, Crawford MR  Neurocognitive functioning in comorbid insomnia and sleep apnea patients is better after positive airway pressure therapy, but worse after cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia: exploratory analysis of cognitive outcomes from the Multidisciplinary Approach to the Treatment of Insomnia and Comorbid Sleep Apnea study.  Sleep  2023 Aug 14;46(8). pii:zsad128
  6. Kalmbach DA, Cheng P, Reffi AN, Ong JC, Swanson LM, Espie CA, Seymour GM, Hirata M, Walch O, Pitts DS  et al.  Reducing cognitive arousal and sleep effort alleviates insomnia and depression in pregnant women with DSM-5 insomnia disorder treated with a mindfulness sleep program.  Sleep Adv  2023;4(1):zpad031. pii:zpad031
  7. Kalmbach DA, Cheng P, Reffi AN, Ong JC, Swanson LM, Fresco DM, Walch O, Seymour GM, Fellman-Couture C, Bayoneto AD  et al.  Perinatal Understanding of Mindful Awareness for Sleep (PUMAS): A single-arm proof-of-concept clinical trial of a mindfulness-based intervention for DSM-5 insomnia disorder during pregnancy.  Sleep Med  2023 Aug;108:79-89. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2023.05.026
  8. Tang NKY, Saconi B, Jansson-Fröjmark M, Ong JC, Carney CE  Cognitive factors and processes in models of insomnia: A systematic review.  J Sleep Res  2023 Jun 26;:e13923. doi:10.1111/jsr.13923
  9. Ong JCM, Than H, Tripathi S, Gkitzia C, Wang X  A cost-effectiveness analysis of ruxolitinib versus best alternative therapy for patients with steroid-refractory chronic graft-versus-host disease aged > 12 years in Singapore.  Cost Eff Resour Alloc  2023 May 31;21(1):34. pii:34
  10. Ong JC, Kalmbach DA  Mindfulness as an Adjunct or Alternative to CBT-I.  Sleep Med Clin  2023 Mar;18(1):59-71. doi:10.1016/j.jsmc.2022.09.002
  11. Rehm A, Ashby E, Thahir A, Ngu AWT, Kobezda T, Ong JCY, Granger L  The incidence of congenital pseudarthrosis of the clavicle and review of the literature.  J Pediatr Orthop B  2023 Mar 01;32(2):185-191. doi:10.1097/BPB.0000000000001024
  12. Ong JC, Dawson SC, Taylor HL, Park M, Burgess HJ, Crawford MR, Rains JC, Smitherman TA, Espie CA, Jones AL  et al.  A Micro-Longitudinal Study of Naps, Sleep Disturbance, and Headache Severity in Women with Chronic Migraine.  Behav Sleep Med  2023;21(2):117-128. doi:10.1080/15402002.2022.2050723
  13. Perini F, Wong KF, Lin J, Hassirim Z, Ong JL, Lo J, Ong JC, Doshi K, Lim J  Mindfulness-based therapy for insomnia for older adults with sleep difficulties: a randomized clinical trial.  Psychol Med  2023 Feb;53(3):1038-1048. doi:10.1017/S0033291721002476
  14. Han S, Chok AY, Peh DYY, Ho JZ, Tan EKW, Koo SL, Tan IB, Ong JC  The distinct clinical trajectory, metastatic sites, and immunobiology of microsatellite-instability-high cancers.  Front Genet  2022;13:933475. pii:933475
  15. Rehm A, Ngu AWT, Ong JCY, Ashby E  Does Surgical Experience Decrease Radiation Exposure in the Operating Room?  J Pediatr Orthop  2022 Sep 01;42(8):e910. doi:10.1097/BPO.0000000000002153
  16. Rehm A, Ashby E, Granger L, Ong JCY  Comparison of lateral entry and crossed entry pinning for pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.  J Orthop Surg Res  2022 Aug 19;17(1):394. pii:394
  17. Wong KF, Perini F, Lin J, Goldstein M, Ong JL, Lo J, Ong JC, Doshi K, Lim J  Dissociable changes in sleep architecture with mindfulness and sleep hygiene intervention in older adults: Secondary and exploratory analysis of polysomnography data from the Mindfulness Sleep Therapy (MIST) trial.  Sleep Health  2022 Aug;8(4):364-372. doi:10.1016/j.sleh.2022.02.003
  18. Rehm A, Granger L, Kobezda T, Ong JCY  Letter to the Editor: "Fixation of Unstable Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesions and Displaced Osteochondral Fragments Using New Biodegradable Magnesium Pins in Adolescents".  Cartilage  2022;13(3):19476035221098874. pii:19476035221098874
  19. Rehm A, Granger L, Ong JCY, Ashby E  "Safety and performance of biodegradable magnesium-based implants in children and adolescents".  Injury  2022 Jun;53(6):2380-2381. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2022.01.010
  20. Rehm A, Ong JCY, Kobezda T, Granger L  Lateral entry pins and Slongo's external fixation: which method is more ideal for older children with supracondylar humeral fractures?  J Orthop Surg Res  2022 Apr 07;17(1):208. pii:208
  21. Chua NG, Loo L, Hee DKH, Lim TP, Ng TM, Hoo GSR, Soong JL, Ong JCL, Tang SSL, Zhou YP  et al.  Therapeutic drug monitoring of meropenem and piperacillin-tazobactam in the Singapore critically ill population - A prospective, multi-center, observational study (BLAST 1).  J Crit Care  2022 Apr;68:107-113. doi:10.1016/j.jcrc.2021.12.013
  22. Fox RS, Gaumond JS, Zee PC, Kaiser K, Tanner EJ, Ancoli-Israel S, Siddique J, Penedo FJ, Wu LM, Reid KJ  et al.  Optimizing a Behavioral Sleep Intervention for Gynecologic Cancer Survivors: Study Design and Protocol.  Front Neurosci  2022;16:818718. pii:818718
  23. Rehm A, Kobezda T, Ong JCY, Ashby E  "Changes in the management of pediatric medial humeral epicondyle fractures with and without associated elbow dislocation." Scherer S, Dietzel M, Jordan N, Tsiflikas I, Kirschner HJ, Fuchs J, Lieber J. Injury 2021;52:2257-2264.  Injury  2022 Mar;53(3):1297-1298. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2021.11.059
  24. Tu AY, Crawford MR, Dawson SC, Fogg LF, Turner AD, Wyatt JK, Crisostomo MI, Chhangani BS, Kushida CA, Edinger JD  et al.  A randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia and PAP for obstructive sleep apnea and comorbid insomnia: effects on nocturnal sleep and daytime performance.  J Clin Sleep Med  2022 Mar 01;18(3):789-800. doi:10.5664/jcsm.9696
  25. Rehm A, Ong JCY, Kobezda T, Ashby E  Application of ultrasound in the closed reduction and percutaneous pinning in supracondylar humeral fractures.  J Orthop Surg Res  2022 Feb 11;17(1):84. pii:84
  26. Rehm A, Ong JCY, Ashby E  Clinical value of MRI in evaluating and diagnosing of humeral lateral condyle fracture in children.  J Orthop Surg Res  2022 Jan 06;17(1):10. pii:10
  27. Rehm A, Ong JCY, Ashby E  "Open Reduction of Medial Epicondyle Fractures in the Pediatric Population: Supine Versus Prone Position".  J Pediatr Orthop  2022 Jan 01;42(1):e100-e101. doi:10.1097/BPO.0000000000001991
  28. von Schantz M, Ong JC, Knutson KL  Associations between sleep disturbances, diabetes and mortality in the UK Biobank cohort: A prospective population-based study.  J Sleep Res  2021 Dec;30(6):e13392. pii:e13392
  29. Grimaldi D, Reid KJ, Papalambros NA, Braun RI, Malkani RG, Abbott SM, Ong JC, Zee PC  Autonomic dysregulation and sleep homeostasis in insomnia.  Sleep  2021 Jun 11;44(6). pii:zsaa274
  30. Mundt JM, Baron KG  Integrative behavioral treatment for NREM parasomnias: a case series.  J Clin Sleep Med  2021 Jun 01;17(6):1313-1316. doi:10.5664/jcsm.9186
  31. Ong JC, Crawford MR, Wallace DM  Sleep Apnea and Insomnia: Emerging Evidence for Effective Clinical Management.  Chest  2021 May;159(5):2020-2028. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2020.12.002
  32. Ong JC, Fox RS, Brower RF, Mazurek S, Moore C  How Does Narcolepsy Impact Health-Related Quality of Life? A Mixed-Methods Study.  Behav Sleep Med  2021;19(2):145-158. doi:10.1080/15402002.2020.1715411
  33. Fox RS, Baik SH, McGinty H, Garcia SF, Reid KJ, Bovbjerg K, Fajardo P, Wu LM, Shahabi S, Ong JC  et al.  Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy of a Bright Light Intervention in Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer Survivors.  Int J Behav Med  2021 Feb;28(1):83-95. doi:10.1007/s12529-020-09861-0
  34. Ong JC, Dawson SC, Mundt JM, Moore C  Developing a cognitive behavioral therapy for hypersomnia using telehealth: a feasibility study.  J Clin Sleep Med  2020 Dec 15;16(12):2047-2062. doi:10.5664/jcsm.8750
  35. Wan KR, Qiu L, Saffari SE, Khong WXL, Ong JCL, See AA, Ng WH, King NKK  An open label randomized trial to assess the efficacy of tranexamic acid in reducing post-operative recurrence of chronic subdural haemorrhage.  J Clin Neurosci  2020 Dec;82(Pt A):147-154. doi:10.1016/j.jocn.2020.10.053
  36. Gill JR, Vermuyten L, Schenk SA, Ong JCY, Schenk W  Olecranon fixation with two bicortical screws.  Bone Jt Open  2020 Jul;1(7):376-382. doi:10.1302/2633-1462.17.BJO-2020-0069.R1
  37. Trotti LM, Ong JC, Plante DT, Friederich Murray C, King R, Bliwise DL  Disease symptomatology and response to treatment in people with idiopathic hypersomnia: initial data from the Hypersomnia Foundation registry.  Sleep Med  2020 Nov;75:343-349. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2020.08.034
  38. Chin KM, Tan GHC, Chia CS, Ong JCA, Teo MCC  Novel prognostic score for outcomes after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for colorectal cancer with metachronous peritoneal carcinomatosis.  ANZ J Surg  2020 Oct;90(10):1958-1964. doi:10.1111/ans.15783
  39. Ong JC, Crawford MR, Dawson SC, Fogg LF, Turner AD, Wyatt JK, Crisostomo MI, Chhangani BS, Kushida CA, Edinger JD  et al.  A randomized controlled trial of CBT-I and PAP for obstructive sleep apnea and comorbid insomnia: main outcomes from the MATRICS study.  Sleep  2020 Sep 14;43(9). pii:zsaa041
  40. Ong JC, Gamaldo C  Optimizing Behavioral Sleep Strategies.  Continuum (Minneap Minn)  2020 Aug;26(4):1075-1081. doi:10.1212/CON.0000000000000876
  41. Ong JC, Moore C  What do we really know about mindfulness and sleep health?  Curr Opin Psychol  2020 Aug;34:18-22. doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2019.08.020
  42. Ong JC, Tu AY  Nocturnal cognitive arousal: evidence for 24-h hyperarousal?  Sleep Med  2020 Jul;71:149-150. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2020.01.001
  43. Crawford MR, Luik AI, Espie CA, Taylor HL, Burgess HJ, Jones AL, , Ong JC  Digital Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Women With Chronic Migraines.  Headache  2020 May;60(5):902-915. doi:10.1111/head.13777
  44. Kalmbach DA, Roth T, Cheng P, Ong JC, Rosenbaum E, Drake CL  Mindfulness and nocturnal rumination are independently associated with symptoms of insomnia and depression during pregnancy.  Sleep Health  2020 Apr;6(2):185-191. doi:10.1016/j.sleh.2019.11.011
  45. George SZ, Lentz TA, Beneciuk JM, Bhavsar NA, Mundt JM, Boissoneault J  Framework for improving outcome prediction for acute to chronic low back pain transitions.  Pain Rep  2020;5(2):e809. pii:e809
  46. Kalmbach DA, Cheng P, Ong JC, Ciesla JA, Kingsberg SA, Sangha R, Swanson LM, O'Brien LM, Roth T, Drake CL  Depression and suicidal ideation in pregnancy: exploring relationships with insomnia, short sleep, and nocturnal rumination.  Sleep Med  2020 Jan;65:62-73. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2019.07.010
  47. Ong JC  Waking rest: a game changer or a name changer?  Sleep  2019 Oct 09;42(10). pii:zsz172
  48. Ong JCY, Gill JR, Parker MJ  Mobility after intertrochanteric hip fracture fixation with either a sliding hip screw or a cephalomedullary nail: Sub group analysis of a randomised trial of 1000 patients.  Injury  2019 Oct;50(10):1709-1714. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2019.06.015
  49. Ong JC  Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies for Insomnia: Who Is It for? What's New? Where Do We Go from Here?  Sleep Med Clin  2019 Jun;14(2):xiii-xiv. doi:10.1016/j.jsmc.2019.02.004
  50. Buenaver LF, Townsend D, Ong JC  Delivering Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in the Real World: Considerations and Controversies.  Sleep Med Clin  2019 Jun;14(2):275-281. doi:10.1016/j.jsmc.2019.01.008