D M O'Driscoll

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Central apnoeas have significant effects on blood pressure and heart rate in children
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sleep Res 18:415-21. 2009
  2. ncbi Acute cardiovascular changes with obstructive events in children with sleep disordered breathing
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Sleep 32:1265-71. 2009
  3. ncbi Can actigraphy measure sleep fragmentation in children?
    D M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 95:1031-3. 2010
  4. ncbi The heart rate response to spontaneous arousal from sleep is reduced in children with Down syndrome referred for evaluation of sleep-disordered breathing
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Level 5, Monash Medical Centre, 246 Clayton Rd, Clayton Victoria 3168, Australia
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H1986-90. 2010

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Central apnoeas have significant effects on blood pressure and heart rate in children
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sleep Res 18:415-21. 2009
    ..These data suggest that movement-induced CAs should be considered when assessing the cardiovascular impact of SDB...
  2. ncbi Acute cardiovascular changes with obstructive events in children with sleep disordered breathing
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Sleep 32:1265-71. 2009
    ..We aimed to test the hypothesis that BP and HR are augmented during obstructive events in children equivalent to levels reported in adults...
  3. ncbi Can actigraphy measure sleep fragmentation in children?
    D M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 95:1031-3. 2010
    ..The gold standard assessment for sleep quality is polysomnography (PSG). However, actigraphy has gained popularity as an ambulatory monitor. We aimed to assess the value of actigraphy in measuring sleep fragmentation in children...
  4. ncbi The heart rate response to spontaneous arousal from sleep is reduced in children with Down syndrome referred for evaluation of sleep-disordered breathing
    Denise M O'Driscoll
    Ritchie Centre for Baby Health Research, Level 5, Monash Medical Centre, 246 Clayton Rd, Clayton Victoria 3168, Australia
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H1986-90. 2010
    ..This attenuated cardiovascular response could be due to reduced sympathetic activation or blunted vagal withdrawal and may have implications for the child with DS and OSA...