A Bahammam

Summary

Affiliation: King Saud University

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does Ramadan fasting affect sleep?
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1631-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Behaviour and time-course of sleep disordered breathing in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Medicine 38, College of Medicine, King Saud University, PO Box 2925, Riyadh 11461, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Clin Pract 59:874-80. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and its correlates in a sample of Saudi elementary school children
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Centre, College of Medicine, King Saud University, PO Box 225503, Riyadh 11324, Saudi Arabia
    Singapore Med J 47:875-81. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Periodic leg movements in narcolepsy patients: impact on sleep architecture
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Acta Neurol Scand 115:351-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization in the 10 years prior to diagnosis in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome patients
    J Ronald
    Sleep Disorders Centre, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sleep 22:225-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization in males with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome two years after diagnosis and treatment
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Centre, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre, Department of Medicine, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Sleep 22:740-7. 1999

Collaborators

  • J Ronald
  • M H Kryger
  • L Roos
  • K Delaive
  • J Manfreda

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Does Ramadan fasting affect sleep?
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1631-7. 2006
    ..Where applicable, these findings are compared with those obtained during experimental fasting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Behaviour and time-course of sleep disordered breathing in patients with acute coronary syndromes
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Medicine 38, College of Medicine, King Saud University, PO Box 2925, Riyadh 11461, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Clin Pract 59:874-80. 2005
    ..1 +/- 0.3 months later on 21 patients and showed an AHI > 10/h in the first assessment. The AHI and the obstructive apnea index did not change over the 6 months. However, the central apnea index all was lower at the second assessment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration and its correlates in a sample of Saudi elementary school children
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Centre, College of Medicine, King Saud University, PO Box 225503, Riyadh 11324, Saudi Arabia
    Singapore Med J 47:875-81. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to estimate sleep duration in Saudi elementary school children, sleep habits and practices that may affect it, and compare our results to published data in other societies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Periodic leg movements in narcolepsy patients: impact on sleep architecture
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Center, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Acta Neurol Scand 115:351-5. 2007
    ..We assessed the effect of periodic leg movements (PLMs) on sleep architecture in narcolepsy patients by comparing sleep patterns in narcoleptics of comparable age with and without PLMs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization in the 10 years prior to diagnosis in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome patients
    J Ronald
    Sleep Disorders Centre, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sleep 22:225-9. 1999
    ..It is possible that our findings reflect not OSAS per se, but the presence of some of the risk factors that predispose to OSAS, such as obesity, alcohol usage and perhaps tobacco consumption...
  6. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization in males with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome two years after diagnosis and treatment
    A Bahammam
    Sleep Disorders Centre, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre, Department of Medicine, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Sleep 22:740-7. 1999
    ..53+0.14 per patient per year (p=0.034) were significant while in the PNAT group they were not. CONCLUSIONS: Adherence to treatment in patients with OSAS results in a significant reduction in physician claims and hospital stays...