Affiliation: Boston College
- Gender differences in the clinical manifestation of obstructive sleep apneaLichuan Ye
Boston College, William F Connell School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
Sleep Med 10:1075-84. 2009..Additional studies describing the clinical manifestations in men and women at different levels of OSA severity may substantially contribute to the ability to identify and treat OSA in women across a wide spectrum of disease severity...
- Gender differences in obstructive sleep apnea and treatment response to continuous positive airway pressureLichuan Ye
Boston College School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 5:512-8. 2009..This exploratory analysis addressed these questions by examining gender differences over a wide range of clinical outcomes at baseline and in response to CPAP in participants with severe OSA...
- Factors influencing daytime sleepiness in Chinese patients with obstructive sleep apneaLichuan Ye
William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
Behav Sleep Med 9:117-27. 2011..Future studies in larger samples considering other important factors, such as comorbid insomnia and habitual sleep duration, are warranted to confirm this finding...
- Predictors of continuous positive airway pressure use during the first week of treatmentLichuan Ye
Boston College William F Connell School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
J Sleep Res 21:419-26. 2012..Assessing the presence of residual respiratory events may be important in promoting CPAP adherence. The association of race and CPAP use needs to be explored further by including more socioeconomic information...