John Shneerson

Summary

Affiliation: Papworth Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Successful treatment of REM sleep behavior disorder with sodium oxybate
    John M Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, England
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:158-9. 2009
  2. pmc Hypercapnic respiratory failure: from the past to the future
    John Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB23 8RE, UK
    Thorax 62:1024-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Respiratory failure in tuberculosis: a modern perspective
    John M Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
    Clin Med 4:72-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Respiration during sleep in neuromuscular and thoracic cage disorders
    J M Shneerson
    Respiratory support and sleep centre Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, United Kingdom
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 61:44-8. 2004
  5. pmc Idiopathic hypersomnia: a study of 77 cases
    Kirstie N Anderson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital Papworth Everard, Cambridge, UK
    Sleep 30:1274-81. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening the human prepro-orexin gene in a single-centre narcolepsy cohort
    Timothy G Quinnell
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Sleep Med 8:498-502. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe chronic sleep-related neurogenic tachypnea
    Martin A King
    Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:167-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Prolonged invasive ventilation following acute ventilatory failure in COPD: weaning results, survival, and the role of noninvasive ventilation
    Timothy G Quinnell
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, UK CB3 8RE
    Chest 129:133-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic treatment with modafinil may not be beneficial in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 19:647-60. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The validation of a new actigraphy system for the measurement of periodic leg movements in sleep
    Martin A King
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Sleep Med 6:507-13. 2005

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Successful treatment of REM sleep behavior disorder with sodium oxybate
    John M Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, England
    Clin Neuropharmacol 32:158-9. 2009
    ..To identify the effectiveness of sodium oxybate in treating the rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD)...
  2. pmc Hypercapnic respiratory failure: from the past to the future
    John Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB23 8RE, UK
    Thorax 62:1024-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Respiratory failure in tuberculosis: a modern perspective
    John M Shneerson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge
    Clin Med 4:72-6. 2004
    ..Hypoventilation appears during REM sleep before non-REM sleep or wakefulness and is readily treatable with non-invasive ventilation. The prognosis is good even if initially tracheostomy ventilation is required temporarily...
  4. ncbi request reprint Respiration during sleep in neuromuscular and thoracic cage disorders
    J M Shneerson
    Respiratory support and sleep centre Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, United Kingdom
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 61:44-8. 2004
    ..0-1.5 litres or if the maximal inspiratory mouth pressure is less than 20-25cmH2O. Non invasive ventilation effectively prevents both central and obstructive apnoeas and improves the sleep architecture and daytime blood gases...
  5. pmc Idiopathic hypersomnia: a study of 77 cases
    Kirstie N Anderson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital Papworth Everard, Cambridge, UK
    Sleep 30:1274-81. 2007
    ..To review the clinical and polysomnographic characteristics of idiopathic hypersomnia as well as the long-term response to treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening the human prepro-orexin gene in a single-centre narcolepsy cohort
    Timothy G Quinnell
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Sleep Med 8:498-502. 2007
    ..In this study, we examined the prepro-orexin gene for mutations in a cohort of unrelated patients with narcolepsy from a national UK referral centre...
  7. ncbi request reprint Severe chronic sleep-related neurogenic tachypnea
    Martin A King
    Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:167-8. 2005
    ..Her medication was not changed, and no treatment was initiated. The patient took comfort from the polysomnography evidence shown to her and was greatly reassured...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prolonged invasive ventilation following acute ventilatory failure in COPD: weaning results, survival, and the role of noninvasive ventilation
    Timothy G Quinnell
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, UK CB3 8RE
    Chest 129:133-9. 2006
    ..We analyzed our results for patients with COPD to identify factors associated with weaning outcome and survival...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic treatment with modafinil may not be beneficial in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 19:647-60. 2005
    ..It is discussed whether the limited and mixed cognitive effects that we observed could have occurred by chance, or whether a subgroup of CFS patients with daytime sleepiness would have shown greater benefits...
  10. ncbi request reprint The validation of a new actigraphy system for the measurement of periodic leg movements in sleep
    Martin A King
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Sleep Med 6:507-13. 2005
    ..We describe three studies designed to validate this device...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cognitive effects of modafinil in student volunteers may depend on IQ
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 82:133-9. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the results indicate that high IQ may limit detection of modafinil's positive effects...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of noninvasive intermittent positive-pressure ventilation during exercise in severe scoliosis
    Martin P Highcock
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Chest 121:1555-60. 2002
    ..Noninvasive intermittent positive-pressure ventilation (NIPPV) may improve exercise performance in COPD patients. It is not known whether this also applies to other patient groups such as those with restrictive respiratory diseases...
  13. ncbi request reprint Modafinil affects mood, but not cognitive function, in healthy young volunteers
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 18:163-73. 2003
    ..Further changes in mood were revealed after the stress of cognitive testing, with the 100 mg group showing greater increases in the 'psychological anxiety' and the 'aggressive mood' factors (as measured from the Bond and Lader scales)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with a delay in the diagnosis of narcolepsy
    Emma Morrish
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Sleep Med 5:37-41. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the delay in diagnosis of people with narcolepsy living in the UK and to identify associated factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint The cognitive-enhancing properties of modafinil are limited in non-sleep-deprived middle-aged volunteers
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:547-55. 2004
    ..Thus, this study found limited evidence of cognitive-enhancing properties of modafinil in healthy middle-aged volunteers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does modafinil enhance cognitive performance in young volunteers who are not sleep-deprived?
    Delia C Randall
    Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College London, London, UK
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:175-9. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Domiciliary-assisted ventilation in patients with myotonic dystrophy
    Anne Marie Nugent
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Center, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Chest 121:459-64. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the use of domiciliary-assisted ventilation in these patients and to assess their response to treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validation and clinical utility of a simple in-home testing tool for sleep-disordered breathing and arrhythmias in heart failure: results of the Sleep Events, Arrhythmias, and Respiratory Analysis in Congestive Heart Failure (SEARCH) study
    William T Abraham
    The Ohio State University Heart Center, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, 473 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1252, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 12:241-7; quiz 248-9. 2006
    ..The device was judged by 80% of patients to be easy or very easy to use, and 74% of patients expressed a preference for the in-home system. Therefore, this system represents a reasonable home testing device in these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Rhythmic movement disorder (head banging) in an adult during rapid eye movement sleep
    Kirstie N Anderson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 21:866-7. 2006
    ..This man is the oldest subject with this presentation reported to date and highlights the importance of recognizing this nocturnal movement disorder when it does occur in adults...
  20. doi request reprint REM sleep behaviour disorder treated with melatonin in a patient with Alzheimer's disease
    Kirstie N Anderson
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, United Kingdom
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 110:492-5. 2008
    ..This was confirmed with polysomnography but the patient also had some sleep apnea, which prevented the use of clonazepam for treatment. Melatonin was successfully used as an alternative treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment with continuous positive airway pressure or oxygen on sleep-disordered breathing in patients with heart failure: results of the Sleep Events, Arrhythmias, and Respiratory Analysis in Chronic Heart Failure (SEARCH) study
    William T Abraham
    The Ohio State University Heart Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Congest Heart Fail 14:197-201. 2008
    ..5%) experienced a 16.7-events/h mean reduction in AHI. Thus, the Clear Path system appears to be a useful device to monitor response to SDB-directed treatment for apnea in patients with heart failure...