Michael J Thorpy

Summary

Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management of narcolepsy during pregnancy
    Michael Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Sleep Med 14:367-76. 2013
  2. pmc Classification of sleep disorders
    Michael J Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 9:687-701. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Understanding and diagnosing shift work disorder
    Michael Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Postgrad Med 123:96-105. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Managed care considerations
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S148-53. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient-management strategies
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S140-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient identification
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S132-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic advances in narcolepsy
    Michael Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Sleep Med 8:427-40. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Cataplexy associated with narcolepsy: epidemiology, pathophysiology and management
    Michael J Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    CNS Drugs 20:43-50. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease and sleep
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Neurol Clin 23:1187-208. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Which clinical conditions are responsible for impaired alertness?
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Sleep Med 6:S13-20. 2005

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Management of narcolepsy during pregnancy
    Michael Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Sleep Med 14:367-76. 2013
    ..We surveyed narcolepsy specialists from around the world to determine their clinical approach to the management of patients with narcolepsy at the time of conception, during pregnancy and while breastfeeding...
  2. pmc Classification of sleep disorders
    Michael J Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, NY, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 9:687-701. 2012
    ..The International Classification of Sleep Disorders, version 2 provides relevant diagnostic and epidemiological information on sleep disorders to more easily differentiate between the disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Understanding and diagnosing shift work disorder
    Michael Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Postgrad Med 123:96-105. 2011
    ..The use of these therapies can significantly improve sleep, performance, and quality of life for patients with SWD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Managed care considerations
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S148-53. 2007
    ..Falling asleep behind the wheel is the single most imminent risk associated with excessive sleepiness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient-management strategies
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S140-7. 2007
    ..Other screening tools include questionnaires, which are easily administered and can be sensitive. To determine the basis of EDS, formal sleep studies may be necessary...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient identification
    Michael J Thorpy
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Ctr, 111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:S132-9. 2007
    ..Regardless of the sleep disorder that a patient has, good sleep behavior or "sleep hygiene" is essential...
  7. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic advances in narcolepsy
    Michael Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Sleep Med 8:427-40. 2007
    ..We need new therapeutic advances and several medications that work, though different mechanisms are likely to be available in the near future...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cataplexy associated with narcolepsy: epidemiology, pathophysiology and management
    Michael J Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    CNS Drugs 20:43-50. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease and sleep
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Neurol Clin 23:1187-208. 2005
    ..Treatment of sleepiness involves treating any underlying sleep disturbance and may involve the use of stimulant or alerting medications in the daytime...
  10. ncbi request reprint Which clinical conditions are responsible for impaired alertness?
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Sleep Med 6:S13-20. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Initiating treatment with modafinil for control of excessive daytime sleepiness in patients switching from methylphenidate: an open-label safety study assessing three strategies
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Hospital, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 167:380-5. 2003
    ..Modafinil is a first-line wake-promoting medication and a useful therapeutic alternative to psychostimulant medications for excessive daytime sleepiness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime somnolence and increased rapid eye movement pressure in myotonic dystrophy
    Michael Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2401, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 3:165-6. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Sodium oxybate for the treatment of narcolepsy
    Michael J Thorpy
    Montefiore Medical Center, Sleep Wake Disorders Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:329-35. 2005
    ..The following drug evaluation summarises the role of this novel medication in the practice of sleep medicine...
  14. ncbi request reprint New paradigms in the treatment of restless legs syndrome
    Michael J Thorpy
    Department of Neurology and Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Neurology 64:S28-33. 2005
    ..Clinicians must be aware of the high prevalence of RLS, the potential for onset before age 20, and the various clinical presentations. Dopamine agonists are first-line therapy and provide symptom relief in 70% to 100% of patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in Parkinson's disease
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Clin Cornerstone 6:S7-15. 2004
    ..Hypnotic therapy for sleep disturbances in PD patients should be approached with care because of the risks of falling, agitation, drowsiness, and hypotension. Behavioral interventions may also be useful...
  16. ncbi request reprint Managing the patient with shift-work disorder
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Fam Pract 59:S24-31. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Approach to the patient with a sleep complaint
    Michael J Thorpy
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Semin Neurol 24:225-35. 2004
    ..This article details the important elements of the clinical evaluation...
  18. doi request reprint Clinical features, diagnosis and treatment of narcolepsy
    Imran Ahmed
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Chest Med 31:371-81. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders and daytime sleepiness in Parkinson's disease
    Renee Monderer
    Sleep Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, 3411 Wayne Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 9:173-80. 2009
    ..Many therapeutic strategies can be used to treat sleepiness and sleep disturbances in Parkinson's disease to improve the patient's overall health, psychological well-being, and quality of life...
  20. ncbi request reprint Sleep issues in Parkinson's disease
    Charles H Adler
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ 85256, USA
    Neurology 64:S12-20. 2005
    ..Effective management of sleep disturbances and excessive daytime sleepiness can greatly improve the quality of life for patients with PD...