Shahrad Taheri

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Report of a case of immunosuppression with prednisone in an 8-year-old boy with an acute onset of hypocretin-deficiency narcolepsy
    Marketa Hecht
    Center for Narcolepsy, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Sleep 26:809-10. 2003
  2. pmc Correlates of serum C-reactive protein (CRP)--no association with sleep duration or sleep disordered breathing
    Shahrad Taheri
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Sleep 30:991-6. 2007
  3. pmc Short sleep duration is associated with reduced leptin, elevated ghrelin, and increased body mass index
    Shahrad Taheri
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    PLoS Med 1:e62. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Excess weight and sleep-disordered breathing
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:1592-9. 2005

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Report of a case of immunosuppression with prednisone in an 8-year-old boy with an acute onset of hypocretin-deficiency narcolepsy
    Marketa Hecht
    Center for Narcolepsy, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Sleep 26:809-10. 2003
    ..To explore whether acute destruction of hypocretin cells in a patient with narcolepsy could be detected and if the course of the disease could be reversed or altered by the use of prednisone for immunosuppression...
  2. pmc Correlates of serum C-reactive protein (CRP)--no association with sleep duration or sleep disordered breathing
    Shahrad Taheri
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Sleep 30:991-6. 2007
    ..The inflammatory marker, C-reactive protein (CRP), is an important predictor of CVD. We investigated potential associations between circulating CRP, sleep duration, and SDB...
  3. pmc Short sleep duration is associated with reduced leptin, elevated ghrelin, and increased body mass index
    Shahrad Taheri
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    PLoS Med 1:e62. 2004
    ..An association between short habitual sleep time and increased body mass index (BMI) has been reported in large population samples. The potential role of metabolic hormones in this association is unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint Excess weight and sleep-disordered breathing
    Terry Young
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:1592-9. 2005
    ..Clearly, if the expanding epidemic of obesity seen in the United States continues, the prevalence of SDB will almost certainly increase, along with the proportion of SDB attributable to obesity...