Valerie G Kirk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure for children: a discussion on how to maximize compliance
    Valerie G Kirk
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2T 5C7
    Sleep Med Rev 10:119-27. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of home oximetry monitoring with laboratory polysomnography in children
    Valerie G Kirk
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Chest 124:1702-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Periodic limb movements in children: prevalence in a referred population
    Valerie G Kirk
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Sleep 27:313-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary complications of neuromuscular disease
    Valerie G Kirk
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road SW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2T 5C7
    Paediatr Respir Rev 7:S232-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous carbon dioxide monitoring and capnography during pediatric polysomnography
    Valerie G Kirk
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary AB, Canada
    Sleep 29:1601-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Compliance rates in children using noninvasive continuous positive airway pressure
    Anne R O'Donnell
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Canada
    Sleep 29:651-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Infancy onset of symptoms of narcolepsy in a child
    Manisha B Witmans
    Division of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:609-12. 2002

Collaborators

  • W Ward Flemons
  • Anne R O'Donnell
  • Manisha B Witmans
  • Shelly G Bohn
  • Candice L Bjornson

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure for children: a discussion on how to maximize compliance
    Valerie G Kirk
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2T 5C7
    Sleep Med Rev 10:119-27. 2006
    ..This review aims to outline an approach to the successful initiation of CPAP treatment in children including some trouble-shooting strategies to maximize initial and ongoing compliance with prescribed therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of home oximetry monitoring with laboratory polysomnography in children
    Valerie G Kirk
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Chest 124:1702-8. 2003
    ..To measure the accuracy and reliability of a portable home oximetry monitor with an automated analysis for the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Periodic limb movements in children: prevalence in a referred population
    Valerie G Kirk
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Sleep 27:313-5. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence of periodic limb movements of sleep (PLMS) in children referred for evaluation of sleep disorders...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary complications of neuromuscular disease
    Valerie G Kirk
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road SW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2T 5C7
    Paediatr Respir Rev 7:S232-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous carbon dioxide monitoring and capnography during pediatric polysomnography
    Valerie G Kirk
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary AB, Canada
    Sleep 29:1601-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that there would be close agreement between the two techniques when compared in a pediatric population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Compliance rates in children using noninvasive continuous positive airway pressure
    Anne R O'Donnell
    University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Canada
    Sleep 29:651-8. 2006
    ..Data from a comprehensive nCPAP program are used to describe nCPAP use among children aged 6 months to 18 years and provide time-in-use compliance rates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Infancy onset of symptoms of narcolepsy in a child
    Manisha B Witmans
    Division of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:609-12. 2002