K A Franklin

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Snoring, pregnancy-induced hypertension, and growth retardation of the fetus
    K A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Chest 117:137-41. 2000
  2. pmc Effects and side-effects of surgery for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea--a systematic review
    Karl A Franklin
    Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sleep 32:27-36. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint [Obesity surgery in sleep apnea? The effect should be studied in RCTs]
    Karl A Franklin
    Lungkliniken, Norrlands Universitetssjukhus, Umea
    Lakartidningen 105:2499-500. 2008
  4. pmc Early life environment and snoring in adulthood
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Respir Res 9:63. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome--diagnosis and treatment. A systematic literature review from SBU]
    Karl A Franklin
    Norrlands Universitets Sjukhus, Umea
    Lakartidningen 104:2878-81. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival and future need of long-term oxygen therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease--gender differences
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Respir Med 101:1506-11. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of active and passive smoking on habitual snoring
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:799-803. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of subjective sleep time in sleep apnoea recordings
    K A Franklin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Respir Med 94:569-73. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Cerebral haemodynamics in obstructive sleep apnoea and Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Sleep Med Rev 6:429-41. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary artery disease
    T Mooe
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Chest 117:1597-602. 2000

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Snoring, pregnancy-induced hypertension, and growth retardation of the fetus
    K A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Chest 117:137-41. 2000
    ..Our purpose was to study the relationship between snoring and pregnancy-induced hypertension and growth retardation of the fetus...
  2. pmc Effects and side-effects of surgery for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea--a systematic review
    Karl A Franklin
    Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sleep 32:27-36. 2009
    ..Our aim was systematically to review studies of the efficacy and adverse effects of surgery for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Obesity surgery in sleep apnea? The effect should be studied in RCTs]
    Karl A Franklin
    Lungkliniken, Norrlands Universitetssjukhus, Umea
    Lakartidningen 105:2499-500. 2008
  4. pmc Early life environment and snoring in adulthood
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Respir Res 9:63. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, no studies of the possible association of early life environment with snoring in adulthood have been published. We aimed to investigate whether early life environment is associated with snoring later in life...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome--diagnosis and treatment. A systematic literature review from SBU]
    Karl A Franklin
    Norrlands Universitets Sjukhus, Umea
    Lakartidningen 104:2878-81. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival and future need of long-term oxygen therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease--gender differences
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Respir Med 101:1506-11. 2007
    ..This is probably due to the increased frequency of smoking in women compared with men and a higher susceptibility to develop severe hypoxaemia in women. The survival is better in women with long-term oxygen therapy than in men...
  7. ncbi request reprint The influence of active and passive smoking on habitual snoring
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:799-803. 2004
    ..3%, and passive smoking for 2.2%. Smoking, both current and ex-smoking, is a major contributor to habitual snoring in the general population. Passive smoking is a previously unrecognized risk factor for snoring among adults...
  8. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of subjective sleep time in sleep apnoea recordings
    K A Franklin
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Respir Med 94:569-73. 2000
    ..In conclusion, 'time-in-bed' time is a poor predictor of total sleep time and should not be used when calculating the apnoea-hypopnoea index. Subjective sleep time is better as an approximation, but the individual differences are large...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cerebral haemodynamics in obstructive sleep apnoea and Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    Karl A Franklin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Sleep Med Rev 6:429-41. 2002
    ..Large cohort studies, treatment studies and further studies of possible mechanisms for apnoea-induced stroke are, however, essential in order to evaluate whether obstructive sleep apnoea is an independent risk factor for stroke...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and myocardial ischemia in patients with coronary artery disease
    T Mooe
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Chest 117:1597-602. 2000
    ..To examine the occurrence of nocturnal myocardial ischemia and its relationship to sleep-disordered breathing (apneas and oxygen desaturations) in randomly selected men and women undergoing coronary angiography because of angina pectoris...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac rhythm in patients with sleep-disordered breathing and coronary artery disease
    T Mooe
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Scand Cardiovasc J 34:272-6. 2000
    ..Disordered breathing in women is associated with higher heart rates and a higher occurrence of VPCs during sleep...
  12. doi request reprint Snoring men with daytime sleepiness drive more than others: A population-based study
    Fredrik Valham
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Sleep Med 10:1012-5. 2009
    ..To investigate whether subjects with daytime sleepiness who snore or report witnessed sleep apneas drive more than others...
  13. ncbi request reprint Snoring, sleep apnoea and swallowing dysfunction: a videoradiographic study
    E Levring Jäghagen
    Department of Odontology Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Ume University, Ume, Sweden
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 32:311-6. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Mandibular advancement device in patients with obstructive sleep apnea : long-term effects on apnea and sleep
    M Marklund
    Department of Orthodontics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Chest 120:162-9. 2001
    ..To evaluate the long-term effects on apneas and sleep and the tolerability of a mandibular advancement device in patients with obstructive sleep apnea...
  15. doi request reprint Snoring and witnessed sleep apnea is related to diabetes mellitus in women
    Fredrik Valham
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Sleep Med 10:112-7. 2009
    ..We aimed to analyze the relationship between snoring, witnessed sleep apnea and diabetes mellitus and to analyze possible gender related differences in an unselected population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of mandibular repositioning appliances on symptoms of sleep apnoea
    Marie Marklund
    Department of Orthodontics, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    J Sleep Res 16:414-20. 2007
    ..The reason is that non-apnoeic snorers and patients with a mild disease are more likely to continue treatment and that their long-term results with regard to excessive sleepiness are similar to patients with a more severe disease...
  17. doi request reprint Sleep in women: Normal values for sleep stages and position and the effect of age, obesity, sleep apnea, smoking, alcohol and hypertension
    Carin Sahlin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Sleep Med 10:1025-30. 2009
    ..To define normal values for total sleep time, sleep latency, sleep efficiency, sleep stages and sleeping positions in women and to investigate how sleep is affected by age, obesity, sleep apnea, smoking, alcohol dependency and hypertension...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cheyne-Stokes respiration and supine dependency
    C Sahlin
    Dept of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Eur Respir J 25:829-33. 2005
    ..In conclusion, sleep in the supine body position increases the frequency of apnoeas and hypopnoeas in patients with Cheyne-Stokes respiration...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physical findings in the upper airways related to obstructive sleep apnea in men and women
    Johanna Dahlqvist
    Departments of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:623-30. 2007
    ..Upper airway abnormalities including mandibular retrognathia are, however, unable to predict sleep apnea among snorers being investigated for suspected sleep apnea...
  20. doi request reprint Increased relative mortality in women with severe oxygen-dependent COPD
    Magnus Ekström
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Blekinge Hospital, SE 37185 Karlskrona, Sweden
    Chest 137:31-6. 2010
    ..We aimed to analyze differences in relative mortality and cause-specific mortality between men and women on long-term oxygen therapy (LTOT) for COPD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and coronary artery disease: long-term prognosis
    T Mooe
    Department of Cardiology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1910-3. 2001
    ..43-6.20, p = 0.004, respectively). We conclude that sleep-disordered breathing in patients with coronary artery disease is associated with a worse long-term prognosis and has an independent association with cerebrovascular events...
  22. doi request reprint Increased risk of stroke in patients with coronary artery disease and sleep apnea: a 10-year follow-up
    Fredrik Valham
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Circulation 118:955-60. 2008
    ..The effect of sleep apnea on mortality and cardiovascular morbidity is mainly unknown. We aimed to study whether sleep apnea is related to stroke, death, or myocardial infarction in patients with symptomatic coronary artery disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea and Down's syndrome
    Ake Dahlqvist
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Umea, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:1094-7. 2003
    ..In this population-based controlled study, we aimed to investigate whether sleep apnea is related to Down's syndrome...
  24. doi request reprint Heart rate variability during sleep and sleep apnoea in a population based study of 387 women
    Milos Kesek
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Centre, Norrland University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 29:309-15. 2009
    ..High AHI was however associated with a HRV-pattern suggestive of depressed sympathetic drive and lowered ability to increase it during REM...
  25. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea is a risk factor for death in patients with stroke: a 10-year follow-up
    Carin Sahlin
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Umea University Hospital, SE 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 168:297-301. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate whether obstructive or central sleep apnea was related to reduced long-term survival among patients with stroke...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in symptoms related to sleep apnea in a general population and in relation to referral to sleep clinic
    Lars Gunnar Larsson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Respiratory Medicine and Allergy, Sunderby Central Hospital of Norrbotten, Lulea, Sweden
    Chest 124:204-11. 2003
    ..To study the prevalence, risk factors, and gender differences in symptoms related to obstructive sleep apnea. A secondary objective was to study gender differences in relation to referral to a sleep clinic for sleep investigations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dyspnea in relation to symptoms of anxiety and depression: A prospective population study
    Asa Neuman
    Department of Medical sciences Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Uppsala University, Akademiska sjukhuset, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Respir Med 100:1843-9. 2006
    ..Respiratory symptoms are related to anxiety and depression in several cross-sectional studies but the association has not been explored in longitudinal studies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Perennial non-infectious rhinitis--an independent risk factor for sleep disturbances in Asthma
    Johan Hellgren
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Lundby Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Respir Med 101:1015-20. 2007
    ..To evaluate if perennial non-infectious rhinitis is associated with sleep disturbances in asthma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Snoring and daytime sleepiness as risk factors for hypertension and diabetes in women--a population-based study
    Eva Lindberg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Akademiska sjukhuset, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Respir Med 101:1283-90. 2007
    ..These differences might indicate differences in pathophysiologic mechanisms underlying the association between sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension and diabetes respectively...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a custom-made and a thermoplastic oral appliance for the treatment of mild sleep apnea
    Olivier M Vanderveken
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, BE 2650 Edegem, Belgium
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:197-202. 2008
    ..To date, there have been no studies comparing the efficacy of such prefabricated devices with custom-made devices...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Need of integrated guidelines for home oxygen therapy]
    Kerstin Löfdahl
    Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 104:1902-4. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Survival of patients with kyphoscoliosis receiving mechanical ventilation or oxygen at home
    Torbjörn Gustafson
    Department of Medicine, Skellefteå Hospital, SE 931 86 Skellefteå, Sweden
    Chest 130:1828-33. 2006
    ..We aimed to study the effect on survival with regard to HMV or LTOT alone in patients with respiratory insufficiency due to kyphoscoliosis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Snoring, witnessed sleep apnoeas and pregnancy-induced hypertension
    Daniel Perez-Chada
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Universitario Austral, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:788-92. 2007
    ..We aimed to investigate the relationship of snoring and witnessed sleep apnoeas with pregnancy-induced hypertension...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mandibular advancement devices in 630 men and women with obstructive sleep apnea and snoring: tolerability and predictors of treatment success
    Marie Marklund
    Department of Orthodontics, Umea University, Sweden
    Chest 125:1270-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the tolerability and to find predictors of treatment success for an individually adjusted, one-piece mandibular advancement device in patients with snoring and obstructive sleep apnea...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of nasal valve dilation on effective CPAP level in obstructive sleep apnea
    Bernd Schonhofer
    Krankenhaus Kloster Grafschaft, Zentrum fur Pneumologie, Beatmungs und Schlafmedizin, Schmallenberg 57392, Germany
    Respir Med 97:1001-5. 2003
    ..025. Nozovent reduces the CPAP level 1 cm H2O in 50% of patients requiring a high pressure (> 9 cm H2O). Future studies should identify possible patients benefiting from a nasal dilator during CPAP therapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Increased survival with mechanical ventilation in posttuberculosis patients with the combination of respiratory failure and chest wall deformity
    Linda Jäger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orebro University Hospital, SE 701 85 Orebro, Sweden
    Chest 133:156-60. 2008
    ..We aimed to study which treatment mode is associated with the best survival in patients with the combination of respiratory failure and chest wall deformity from tuberculosis...