Kathleen A Ferguson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Oral appliances for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea: a review
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Division of Respirology, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Sleep 29:244-62. 2006
  2. ncbi A randomized trial of laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty in the treatment of mild obstructive sleep apnea
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:15-9. 2003
  3. ncbi The role of oral appliance therapy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Division of Respirology, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, 375 South Street, London, Ontario, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Clin Chest Med 24:355-64. 2003
  4. ncbi Physiologic pacing in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a prospective, randomized crossover trial
    Andrew D Krahn
    Division of Cardiology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:379-83. 2006
  5. ncbi Heart rate variability in obstructive sleep apnea: a prospective study and frequency domain analysis
    Lorne J Gula
    Divisions of Cardiology and Respirology University of Western Ontario London, Ont, Canada
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 8:144-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Oral appliances for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea: a review
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Division of Respirology, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Canada
    Sleep 29:244-62. 2006
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  2. ncbi A randomized trial of laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty in the treatment of mild obstructive sleep apnea
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:15-9. 2003
    ..LAUP surgery is effective in some subjects with mild OSA for the treatment of snoring, but the reduction in AHI and the level of symptomatic improvement were minor overall...
  3. ncbi The role of oral appliance therapy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Kathleen A Ferguson
    Division of Respirology, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, 375 South Street, London, Ontario, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Clin Chest Med 24:355-64. 2003
    ..These symptoms may lead to discontinuation of appliance therapy but usually improve in most patients over time. Serious complications are not common, but occlusal changes are more common than previously believed...
  4. ncbi Physiologic pacing in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a prospective, randomized crossover trial
    Andrew D Krahn
    Division of Cardiology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:379-83. 2006
    ..This study was designed to assess the impact of prevention of bradycardia with physiologic pacing on the severity of obstructive sleep apnea...
  5. ncbi Heart rate variability in obstructive sleep apnea: a prospective study and frequency domain analysis
    Lorne J Gula
    Divisions of Cardiology and Respirology University of Western Ontario London, Ont, Canada
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 8:144-9. 2003
    ..Cyclic variation of the heart rate is observed during apneic spells in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). We hypothesized that autonomic changes would affect frequency-domain measures of heart rate variability (HRV)...