cardiovascular complications of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: evidence from children

Cardiovascular Complications of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome: Evidence from Children

Research by: Rakesh Bhattacharjee, Leila Kheirandish-Gozal, Giora Pillar and David Gozal

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS) is a common condition in children, and is characteriz....

March 14,2018

changes in upper airway size during tidal breathing in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Changes in Upper Airway Size during Tidal Breathing in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Research by: Raanan Arens, Sanghun Sin, Joseph M. McDonough, John M. Palmer, Troy Dominguez, Heiko Meyer, David M. Wootton, and Allan I. Pack

Conclusions: Fluctuations in airway....

March 14,2018

magnetic resonance imaging of the upper airway  structure of children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Upper Airway Structure of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Research by: RAANAN ARENS, JOSEPH M. McDONOUGH, ANDREW T. COSTARINO, SOROOSH MAHBOUBI, CATHERINE E. TAYAG-KIER, GREG MAISLIN, RICHARD J. SCHWAB, and ALLAN I. PACK

Obstructive sl....

March 14,2018

sleep oxygen desaturation and  circulating leptin in obstructive sleep  apnea-hypopnea syndrome

Sleep Oxygen Desaturation and Circulating Leptin in Obstructive Sleep Apnea-Hypopnea Syndrome

Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) is characterized by recurrent collapse of the upper airway during sleep leading to periods of intermittent hypoxia and framentation of sleep.

March 14,2018

sleep-disordered breathing in children

Sleep-disordered Breathing in Children

Research by: CAROLE L. MARCUS

Introduction: Sleep is a major physiological drive. The average child spends almost one-half of his or her life asleep. A newborn will sleep for as much....

March 14,2018

snoring and sleep-disordered breathing in young children: subjective and objective correlates

Snoring and Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Young Children: Subjective and Objective Correlates

Research by: Hawley E. Montgomery-Downs, PhD; Louise M. O’Brien, PhD; Cheryl R. Holbrook, MAT, RPSGT; David Gozal, MD

Study Objectives: We sought to assess the predictive valid....

March 14,2018

snoring, apneic episodes, and nocturnal hypoxemia among children 6 months to 6 years old*

Snoring, Apneic Episodes, and Nocturnal Hypoxemia Among Children 6 Months to 6 Years Old*

Research by: Thorarinn Gislason, MD, PhD, FCCP; and Bryndis Benediktsdottir, MD

Sleep-disordered breathing has been found to affect a surprisingly high proportion of both m....

March 14,2018

upper airway size analysis by magnetic resonance imaging of children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Upper Airway Size Analysis by Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Research by: Raanan Arens, Joseph M. McDonough, Aaron M. Corbin, Nathania K. Rubin, Mary Ellen Carroll, Allan I. Pack, Jianguo Liu, and Jayaram K. Udupa

The three-dimensional re....

March 14,2018

is obstructive sleep apnea associated with cortisol levels? a systematic review of the research evidence

Is obstructive sleep apnea associated with cortisol levels? A systematic review of the research evidence

Research by: Lianne M. Tomfohr, Kate M. Edwards, Joel E. Dimsdale

Summary: The pathophysiology of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has been associated with dysregulation of the&nbs....

March 12,2018

obstructive sleep apnea and neurocognitive performance: the role of cortisol

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Neurocognitive Performance: The Role of Cortisol

Research by: Kate M. Edwards, Rujvi Kamat, Lianne M. Tomfohr, Sonia Ancoli-Israel and Joel E. Dimsdale

Background: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a prevalent disorder with mul....

March 12,2018