Mark E Howard

Summary

Affiliation: Austin Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of acute sleep deprivation on visual evoked potentials in professional drivers
    Melinda L Jackson
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Sleep 31:1261-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Specific sleepiness symptoms are indicators of performance impairment during sleep deprivation
    Mark E Howard
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia The University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 62:1-8. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness, sleep-disordered breathing, and accident risk factors in commercial vehicle drivers
    Mark E Howard
    Institute of Breathing and Sleep, Bowen Centre, Austin Health and University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1014-21. 2004
  4. pmc The interactive effects of extended wakefulness and low-dose alcohol on simulated driving and vigilance
    Mark E Howard
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Sleep 30:1334-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the effect of mobile phone use and alcohol consumption on driving simulation performance
    Sumie Leung
    Brain Sciences Institute, Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 13:566-74. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The effect of sleep deprivation on BOLD activity elicited by a divided attention task
    Melinda L Jackson
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Imaging Behav 5:97-108. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Deterioration in driving performance during sleep deprivation is similar in professional and nonprofessional drivers
    Mark E Howard
    a Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:132-7. 2014
  8. pmc The accuracy of eyelid movement parameters for drowsiness detection
    Vanessa E Wilkinson
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1315-24. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Relationships between objective sleep indices and symptoms in a community sample of people with tetraplegia
    David J Berlowitz
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1246-52. 2012
  10. pmc Magnetic resonance spectroscopy and neurocognitive dysfunction in obstructive sleep apnea before and after CPAP treatment
    Fergal J O'Donoghue
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Australia
    Sleep 35:41-8. 2012

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Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The effect of acute sleep deprivation on visual evoked potentials in professional drivers
    Melinda L Jackson
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Sleep 31:1261-9. 2008
    ..The current study aimed to replicate these behavioral effects and to examine the electrophysiological underpinnings of these changes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Specific sleepiness symptoms are indicators of performance impairment during sleep deprivation
    Mark E Howard
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia The University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 62:1-8. 2014
    ..05%). Individual sleepiness symptoms are related to impairment during acute sleep deprivation and might be able to assist drivers in recognizing their own sleepiness and ability to drive safely. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness, sleep-disordered breathing, and accident risk factors in commercial vehicle drivers
    Mark E Howard
    Institute of Breathing and Sleep, Bowen Centre, Austin Health and University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1014-21. 2004
    ..44, p = 0.04). Chronic excessive sleepiness and sleep-disordered breathing are common in Australian commercial vehicle drivers. Accident risk was related to increasing chronic sleepiness and antihistamine and narcotic analgesic use...
  4. pmc The interactive effects of extended wakefulness and low-dose alcohol on simulated driving and vigilance
    Mark E Howard
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Sleep 30:1334-40. 2007
    ..Sleep deprivation and alcohol both impair driving performance. This study assessed the interactive effect of low-dose alcohol and extended wakefulness...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the effect of mobile phone use and alcohol consumption on driving simulation performance
    Sumie Leung
    Brain Sciences Institute, Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 13:566-74. 2012
    ..The present study compared the effects of a variety of mobile phone usage conditions to different levels of alcohol intoxication on simulated driving performance and psychomotor vigilance...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of sleep deprivation on BOLD activity elicited by a divided attention task
    Melinda L Jackson
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Imaging Behav 5:97-108. 2011
    ..These findings have implications for understanding the neural correlates of divided attention and the neurofunctional changes that occur in individuals who are sleep deprived...
  7. doi request reprint Deterioration in driving performance during sleep deprivation is similar in professional and nonprofessional drivers
    Mark E Howard
    a Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:132-7. 2014
    ..The current laboratory study aimed to compare performance changes during acute sleep deprivation between professional and nonprofessional drivers...
  8. pmc The accuracy of eyelid movement parameters for drowsiness detection
    Vanessa E Wilkinson
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Health, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1315-24. 2013
    ..Several ocular measures are promising objective indicators of drowsiness; however, there is a lack of studies evaluating their accuracy for detecting behavioral impairment due to drowsiness in real time...
  9. doi request reprint Relationships between objective sleep indices and symptoms in a community sample of people with tetraplegia
    David J Berlowitz
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1246-52. 2012
    ..To examine the relationships between injury severity, quality of life, sleep symptoms, objectively measured sleep, and sleep disorders in chronic tetraplegia...
  10. pmc Magnetic resonance spectroscopy and neurocognitive dysfunction in obstructive sleep apnea before and after CPAP treatment
    Fergal J O'Donoghue
    Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Australia
    Sleep 35:41-8. 2012
    ..To determine whether cerebral metabolite changes may underlie abnormalities of neurocognitive function and respiratory control in OSA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of patients with spinal cord injury before and after introduction of an interdisciplinary tracheostomy team
    Tanis S Cameron
    Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Vic
    Crit Care Resusc 11:14-9. 2009
    ..To assess outcomes in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) and a tracheostomy tube (TT), before and after the introduction of a tracheostomy review and management service (TRAMS) for ward-based patients...
  12. doi request reprint Individual differences in the effects of mobile phone exposure on human sleep: rethinking the problem
    Sarah P Loughran
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia
    Bioelectromagnetics 33:86-93. 2012
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  13. ncbi request reprint Improved survival with an ambulatory model of non-invasive ventilation implementation in motor neuron disease
    Nicole Sheers
    Victorian Respiratory Support Service VRSS, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 15:180-4. 2014
    ..In conclusion, reduced waiting time to commence ventilation and improved survival were observed following introduction of an ambulatory model of NIV implementation in people with MND, with no change in the effectiveness of ventilation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sleep loss and circadian disruption in shift work: health burden and management
    Shantha M W Rajaratnam
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:S11-5. 2013
    ..It is important to manage the health risk of shift workers by minimising vascular risk factors through dietary and other lifestyle approaches...
  15. doi request reprint Inpatient and long-term outcomes of individuals admitted for weaning from mechanical ventilation at a specialized ventilation weaning unit
    Liam M Hannan
    Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 18:154-60. 2013
    ..Weaning from invasive mechanical ventilation (IMV) in specialized weaning units has been demonstrated to be safe and cost-effective. Success rates and outcomes vary widely, probably relating to patient factors and unit expertise...