C F George

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea, alertness, and motor vehicle crashes
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, South Street Hospital, London, ON, Canada N6A 4G5
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:954-6. 2007
  2. pmc Reduction in motor vehicle collisions following treatment of sleep apnoea with nasal CPAP
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, 375 South Street, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada
    Thorax 56:508-12. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Pyrazolopyrimidines
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Lancet 358:1623-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Across-country viewpoints on sleepiness during driving
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:746-9. 2002
  5. pmc Sleep. 5: Driving and automobile crashes in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    C F P George
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON, Canada N6A 4G5
    Thorax 59:804-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Driving simulators in clinical practice
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Sleep Med Rev 7:311-20. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep and breathing in professional football players
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON N6A 4G5, Canada
    Sleep Med 4:317-25. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of simulated driving performance in narcolepsy and sleep apnea patients
    C F George
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Sleep 19:711-7. 1996
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea & automobile crashes
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Sleep 22:790-5. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea, alertness, and motor vehicle crashes
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, South Street Hospital, London, ON, Canada N6A 4G5
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:954-6. 2007
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  2. pmc Reduction in motor vehicle collisions following treatment of sleep apnoea with nasal CPAP
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, 375 South Street, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada
    Thorax 56:508-12. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Pyrazolopyrimidines
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Lancet 358:1623-6. 2001
    ..The pyrazolopyrimidines, the latest in this area, seem to offer some advantages over other agents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Across-country viewpoints on sleepiness during driving
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:746-9. 2002
  5. pmc Sleep. 5: Driving and automobile crashes in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    C F P George
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON, Canada N6A 4G5
    Thorax 59:804-7. 2004
    ..To do this in a safe manner requires careful attention and alertness which can be problematic for patients with obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (OSAHS) or other sleep disorders...
  6. ncbi request reprint Driving simulators in clinical practice
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Sleep Med Rev 7:311-20. 2003
    ..While the data shows a consistent effect of sleepiness on driving and simulated driving performance, the role of these simulators in day to day clinical practice is still evolving...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep and breathing in professional football players
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, 375 South Street, London, ON N6A 4G5, Canada
    Sleep Med 4:317-25. 2003
    ..To evaluate sleep in professional football players and describe clinical features of players at risk for sleep for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of simulated driving performance in narcolepsy and sleep apnea patients
    C F George
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Sleep 19:711-7. 1996
    ..We conclude that impairment in laboratory driving performance skills is seen in both groups of sleepy patients but the degree of impairment is difficult to predict from sleepiness alone...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea & automobile crashes
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Sleep 22:790-5. 1999
    ..As a group, patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are at increased risk of having automobile accidents. Previous studies using actual accident data have used only small numbers of subjects...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on the management of insomnia in patients with chronic respiratory disorders
    C F George
    University of Western Ontario, Sleep Laboratory, London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus, Canada
    Sleep 23:S31-5; discussion S36-8. 2000
    ..Studies are needed to further define the benefit-risk ratio of the use of benzodiazepine receptor agonists for the management of insomnia in patients with chronic obstructive lung disease...
  12. doi request reprint A safety trial of sodium oxybate in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: Acute effects on sleep-disordered breathing
    Charles F P George
    University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, 375 South Street, London, Ont, Canada N6A 4G5
    Sleep Med 11:38-42. 2010
    ..Given the known central nervous system (CNS) depressant effects of SXB, this study aimed to examine its effects on sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and sleep architecture in patients with OSAS...
  13. doi request reprint Sleep apnea, daytime somnolence, and idiopathic dizziness--a novel association
    Leigh J Sowerby
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Laryngoscope 120:1274-8. 2010
    ..To determine if an association exists between sleep apnea, daytime somnolence, and chronic idiopathic dizziness...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sleep and motor performance in on-call internal medicine residents
    Akash D Saxena
    University of Western Ontario, Division of Respirology, London, Canada
    Sleep 28:1386-91. 2005
    ..To compare vigilance and performance among internal medicine residents doing in-house call versus residents not doing in-house call...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increased prevalence of sleep-disordered breathing among professional football players
    Charles F P George
    N Engl J Med 348:367-8. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness, sleep apnea, and driving: still miles to go before we safely sleep
    Charles F P George
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:927-8. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea and commercial motor vehicle operators: statement from the joint Task Force of the American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and the National Sleep Foundation
    Natalie Hartenbaum
    OccuMedix, Inc, Dresher, Pennsylvania 19025, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:S4-37. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea and commercial motor vehicle operators: Statement from the joint task force of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and the National Sleep Foundation
    Natalie Hartenbaum
    OccuMedix, Inc, Dresher, PA, USA
    Chest 130:902-5. 2006
  19. pmc Impaired performance in commercial drivers: role of sleep apnea and short sleep duration
    Allan I Pack
    Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:446-54. 2006
    ..5%, were similar in terms of their impact on objective sleepiness. Thus, addressing impairment in commercial drivers requires addressing both insufficient sleep and sleep apnea, the former being more common...
  20. pmc Relationship between hours of CPAP use and achieving normal levels of sleepiness and daily functioning
    Terri E Weaver
    Biobehavioral and Health Sciences Division, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Sleep 30:711-9. 2007
    ..This study, employing probit analyses and piecewise regression to estimate dose-response functions, estimated likelihoods of return to normal levels of sleepiness and daily functioning relative to nightly duration of CPAP...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness and relationships in obstructive sleep apnea
    Judith L Reishtein
    School of Nursing, and Division of Sleep Medicine and Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:319-30. 2006
    ..Intrapersonal themes included embarrassment and poor mood. This report adds specific details to previous reports of impaired relationships in OSA, and stresses the importance of assessing this critical area...
  22. ncbi request reprint Staying awake for safety sake: a dream not yet realized
    Charles F P George
    Sleep 28:1360-1. 2005