R L Riha

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of the obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Little France, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 4:83-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The association of angiotensin-converting enzyme gene insertion/deletion polymorphisms with OSA: a meta-analysis
    Peilin Lee
    Sleep Disorders Center, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Respir J 40:394-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Genetic aspects of the obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome--is there a common link with obesity?
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Respiration 78:5-17. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The phenotype and genotype of adult obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    R L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK
    Eur Respir J 33:646-55. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Tumour necrosis factor-alpha (-308) gene polymorphism in obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome
    R L Riha
    Respiratory Medicine, University of Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK
    Eur Respir J 26:673-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcosis and sarcoidosis: strange bed-fellows. A report of five cases
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 21:71-6. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Genetic aspects of hypertension and metabolic disease in the obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Little France, Edinburgh, UK
    Sleep Med Rev 12:49-63. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokine gene polymorphisms in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    R L Riha
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Intern Med J 34:126-9. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Narcolepsy and sleep-disordered breathing
    A D Pataka
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 19:696-702. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A cephalometric comparison of patients with the sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome and their siblings
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Scotland
    Sleep 28:315-20. 2005

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of the obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Little France, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, UK
    Ther Adv Respir Dis 4:83-91. 2010
    ..Features consistent with the diagnosis are described. A brief discussion of the objective measurement of sleep-disordered breathing, largely in the form of overnight monitoring, is undertaken...
  2. doi request reprint The association of angiotensin-converting enzyme gene insertion/deletion polymorphisms with OSA: a meta-analysis
    Peilin Lee
    Sleep Disorders Center, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur Respir J 40:394-9. 2012
    ..Subgroup analysis failed to show any influence of genotype and allele frequency on OSA severity. This meta-analysis revealed no association between the ACE I/D polymorphisms and OSA susceptibility...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic aspects of the obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome--is there a common link with obesity?
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Respiration 78:5-17. 2009
    ..This paper focuses on human studies over-viewing the most recent work in the area and includes a brief discussion on methods of genetic studies...
  4. doi request reprint The phenotype and genotype of adult obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
    R L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK
    Eur Respir J 33:646-55. 2009
    ..The present paper focuses on human studies with an update of the most recent work in the area, including a short discussion on methods of genetic studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tumour necrosis factor-alpha (-308) gene polymorphism in obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome
    R L Riha
    Respiratory Medicine, University of Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK
    Eur Respir J 26:673-8. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcosis and sarcoidosis: strange bed-fellows. A report of five cases
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 21:71-6. 2004
    ..Sarcoidosis is known to predispose to cryptococcal infection. In this case series, variations in presentation, diagnostic dilemmas and responses to treatment are highlighted...
  7. doi request reprint Genetic aspects of hypertension and metabolic disease in the obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, 51 Little France Crescent, Little France, Edinburgh, UK
    Sleep Med Rev 12:49-63. 2008
    ..This review focuses on genetic factors, which may be responsible for the expression of cardiovascular disease and metabolic syndrome in the context of OSAHS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokine gene polymorphisms in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    R L Riha
    Department of Thoracic Medicine, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Intern Med J 34:126-9. 2004
    ..Further research is needed to assess the utility of cytokine gene polymorphisms as markers of disease -susceptibility...
  9. doi request reprint Narcolepsy and sleep-disordered breathing
    A D Pataka
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Neurol 19:696-702. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of SDB in narcoleptics referred to a tertiary sleep disorders clinic and assess the effectiveness of CPAP as adjunctive therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint A cephalometric comparison of patients with the sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome and their siblings
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Sleep Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Scotland
    Sleep 28:315-20. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea as the initial presentation of relapsing polychondritis
    Renata L Riha
    Department of Medicine, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 58:97-9. 2004
    ..We report the first case of RP presenting initially as the obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome, discuss management and review the extant literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing as a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease: a case-control study in patients with transient ischemic attacks
    Nigel McArdle
    Department of Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, UK
    Stroke 34:2916-21. 2003
    ..We explored this relationship in transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients because they are less likely than stroke patients to have OSAH as a consequence of cerebrovascular disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint The upper airway in pregnancy and pre-eclampsia
    Bilgay Izci
    Edinburgh Sleep Centre and Department of Reproductive and Developmental Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:137-40. 2003
    ..These changes could contribute to the upper airway resistance episodes during sleep in patients with pre-eclampsia, which may further increase their blood pressure...