P Lavie

Summary

Affiliation: Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome as a risk factor for hypertension: population study
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    BMJ 320:479-82. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension: from correlative to causative relationship
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 3:296-301. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term sleep disturbances in adolescents after minor head injury
    Y Kaufman
    Sleep Laboratory; Rambam Medical Center and Technion--IIT, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Neurol 24:129-34. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular disease in OSAHS: the oxidative stress link
    L Lavie
    Lloyd Rigler Sleep Apnea Research Laboratory, Unit of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Respir J 33:1467-84. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Starting times of school: effects on daytime functioning of fifth-grade children in Israel
    R Epstein
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 21:250-6. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Daily and yearly burnout symptoms in Israeli shift work residents
    O Tzischinsky
    Center for Work Safety and Human Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Ergol (Tokyo) 30:357-62. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Changing from communal to familial sleep arrangement in the Kibbutz: effects on sleep quality
    R Epstein
    Sleep Laboratory, Baruch Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 20:334-9. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea syndrome: a possible contributing factor to resistant
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 24:721-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality in sleep apnea patients: a multivariate analysis of risk factors
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory and Unit of Pulmonary Diseases, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 18:149-57. 1995
  10. ncbi request reprint Circadian characteristics of sleep propensity function in healthy elderly: a comparison with young adults
    I Haimov
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 20:294-300. 1997

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Publications30

  1. pmc Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome as a risk factor for hypertension: population study
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    BMJ 320:479-82. 2000
    ..To assess whether sleep apnoea syndrome is an independent risk factor for hypertension...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension: from correlative to causative relationship
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 3:296-301. 2001
    ..They conclude by recommending a proactive approach to the diagnosis of breathing disorders in sleep, in order to prevent the cardiovascular sequelae of this syndrome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term sleep disturbances in adolescents after minor head injury
    Y Kaufman
    Sleep Laboratory; Rambam Medical Center and Technion--IIT, Haifa, Israel
    Pediatr Neurol 24:129-34. 2001
    ..2 +/- [0.8]; P = 0.063). Our data demonstrated that 3 years after MHI without any discernible clinical sequel, adolescents still complain of sleep disturbances that could be confirmed by both polysomnographic and actigraphic monitoring...
  4. doi request reprint Molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular disease in OSAHS: the oxidative stress link
    L Lavie
    Lloyd Rigler Sleep Apnea Research Laboratory, Unit of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Respir J 33:1467-84. 2009
    ..Hence, oxidative stress represents the common underlying link in OSAHS and the conditions and comorbidities that aggregate with it...
  5. ncbi request reprint Starting times of school: effects on daytime functioning of fifth-grade children in Israel
    R Epstein
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 21:250-6. 1998
    ..The implications of these findings to the ongoing controversy concerning sleep need in contemporary society are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Daily and yearly burnout symptoms in Israeli shift work residents
    O Tzischinsky
    Center for Work Safety and Human Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Ergol (Tokyo) 30:357-62. 2001
    ..However, after the second year, the burnout symptoms were almost the same as at the beginning except for the level of stress that remained high. Sleep duration was unrelated to the burnout symptoms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Changing from communal to familial sleep arrangement in the Kibbutz: effects on sleep quality
    R Epstein
    Sleep Laboratory, Baruch Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 20:334-9. 1997
    ..After discarding developmental and physical condition-related changes, it was concluded that the improvement in sleep quality was due to the children's increased sense of security when sleeping with their families...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea syndrome: a possible contributing factor to resistant
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 24:721-5. 2001
    ..Michael's Hospital at the University of Toronto...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality in sleep apnea patients: a multivariate analysis of risk factors
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory and Unit of Pulmonary Diseases, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 18:149-57. 1995
    ..Age, BMI and hypertension predicted MI deaths in addition to lung disease. These results were interpreted to suggest that SAS affects death indirectly, most probably by being a risk factor for hypertension...
  10. ncbi request reprint Circadian characteristics of sleep propensity function in healthy elderly: a comparison with young adults
    I Haimov
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 20:294-300. 1997
    ..Our findings suggest that these age-related changes in sleep propensity may contribute to the difficulties in initiating sleep and to the early morning awakening...
  11. ncbi request reprint All-cause mortality in males with sleep apnoea syndrome: declining mortality rates with age
    P Lavie
    Lloyd Rigler Sleep Apnoea Research Laboratory, B Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Respir J 25:514-20. 2005
    ..The lack of information about possible confounders and treatment effects should be taken into consideration in the interpretation of these results...
  12. pmc Melatonin treatment in an institutionalised child with psychomotor retardation and an irregular sleep-wake pattern
    G Pillar
    Pediatrics Department A, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 79:63-4. 1998
    ..Administration of exogenous melatonin (3 mg) at 18:00 resulted in increased nocturnal urinary aMT6 concentrations and improvements in her sleep-wake pattern. Melatonin may help disabled children suffering from sleep disorders...
  13. ncbi request reprint 'Oddball' event-related potentials and information processing during REM and non-REM sleep
    H Pratt
    Evoked Potentials Laboratory, Behavioral Biology, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Clin Neurophysiol 110:53-61. 1999
    ..The results indicate continued evaluation of auditory input salience during sleep, which diminishes during deep sleep, and is replaced by evaluation of stimulus context in a train of stimuli during REM sleep...
  14. ncbi request reprint Melatonin hypersecretion in male patients with adult-onset idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
    R Luboshitzky
    The Endocrine Institute, Haemek Medical Center, Afula, Israel
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 108:142-5. 2000
    ..These data indicate that male patients with acquired GnRH deficiency have increased melatonin secretion. Melatonin hypersecretion in these patients may reflect a functional association...
  15. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four-hour structure of sleepiness in morning and evening persons investigated by ultrashort sleep-wake cycle
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 12:522-8. 1989
    ..Based on their amounts of sleep, subjects were also divided into "sleepy" and "alert" types, which were independent from the chronotypology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic function during sleep in psychogenic and organic erectile dysfunction
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Sleep Res 8:135-42. 1999
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  17. ncbi request reprint Contributions of hypoxia and respiratory disturbance index to sympathetic activation and blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    N Peled
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Am J Hypertens 11:1284-9. 1998
    ..Our results indicate that the degree of nocturnal hypoxia is more closely associated with the level of sympathetic activation and with daytime level of blood pressure than with sleep fragmentation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nonreplicability of seasonal rhythm in REM sleep in a subtropical climate
    P Herer
    Sleep Laboratory, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 20:359-61. 1997
    ..Rapid eye movement latency was also found to differ according to apnea severity, with patients who had > 40 apneas and hypopneas per hour of sleep having a longer latency than those with fewer apneas and hypopneas...
  19. ncbi request reprint Melatonin replacement therapy of elderly insomniacs
    I Haimov
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 18:598-603. 1995
    ..After cessation of treatment, sleep quality deteriorated. Our findings suggest that for melatonin-deficient elderly insomniacs, melatonin replacement therapy may be beneficial in the initiation and maintenance of sleep...
  20. ncbi request reprint Plasma homocysteine levels in obstructive sleep apnea: association with cardiovascular morbidity
    L Lavie
    Unit of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Chest 120:900-8. 2001
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  21. ncbi request reprint Sleep patterns of children sleeping in residential care, in kibbutz dormitories and at home--a comparative study
    M Ophir-Cohen
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 16:428-32. 1993
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  22. ncbi request reprint Activated CD8+ T-lymphocytes in obstructive sleep apnoea
    L Dyugovskaya
    The Lloyd Rigler Sleep Apnea Research Laboratory, Unit of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Techion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Eur Respir J 25:820-8. 2005
    ..These results are compatible with the current authors' hypothesis of atherogenic sequelae in obstructive sleep apnoea...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of untreated patients with sleep apnoea syndrome
    D Fisher
    Sleep Laboratory, Rambam Medical Center, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Respir Med 96:337-43. 2002
    ..When weight loss is successfully achieved, sleep apnoea significantly improves with a high correlation between the extent of weight loss and the improvement in apnoea status...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sleep-wake as a biological rhythm
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Annu Rev Psychol 52:277-303. 2001
    ..This drive reaches a peak during the evening hours just before habitual bedtime...
  25. ncbi request reprint Melatonin possesses time-dependent hypnotic effects
    O Tzischinsky
    Sleep Laboratory, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 17:638-45. 1994
    ..These findings indicate that melatonin possesses a time-dependent hypnotic effect and suggest that endogenous melatonin may participate in sleep-wake regulation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Incidence of sleep apnea in a presumably healthy working population: a significant relationship with excessive daytime sleepiness
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 25:312-8. 2002
    ..Workers with more than 10 apneas per hour of sleep complained significantly more about loud snoring, hypermotility in sleep, and frequent headaches. They had significantly more ENT findings and hypertension...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hypernychthemeral sleep-wake cycle: some hidden regularities
    M Wollman
    Unit of Behavioral Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 9:324-34. 1986
    ..It is possible that the unexpected regularities resulted from partial entrainment to external cues or from some residual influence of an endogenous ultradian-regulating mechanism...
  28. ncbi request reprint Penile erections in a patient with nearly total absence of REM: a follow-up study
    P Lavie
    Sleep Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    Sleep 13:276-8. 1990
    ..Sleep recordings conducted 4 years later confirmed the drastic reduction of REM sleep, but demonstrated intact penile erection cycles...
  29. ncbi request reprint The SleepStrip: an apnoea screener for the early detection of sleep apnoea syndrome
    T Shochat
    Scientific Laboratory Products, Ltd, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Eur Respir J 19:121-6. 2002
    ..81-0.92 at varying AHI thresholds. Though not intended as a substitute for polysomnography, the SleepStrip may provide initial screening information, which may be useful in both clinical and experimental settings...
  30. ncbi request reprint Can we consider medical residents as shift workers?
    R Epstein
    Research Center for Work Safety and Human Eng, Technion Haifa, Israel
    J Hum Ergol (Tokyo) 30:375-9. 2001
    ..When examining their subjective complaints profile, residents complained more than day workers and their answers were more similar to those of rotating shift workers, therefore they can be considered to be characterized as shift workers...