Raouf Amin

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Activity-adjusted 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure and cardiac remodeling in children with sleep disordered breathing
    Raouf Amin
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    Hypertension 51:84-91. 2008
  2. pmc Growth velocity predicts recurrence of sleep-disordered breathing 1 year after adenotonsillectomy
    Raouf Amin
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:654-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Tracheostomy and home ventilation in children
    Raouf S Amin
    Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45030, USA
    Semin Neonatol 8:127-35. 2003
  4. pmc Baroreflex gain in children with obstructive sleep apnea
    Keith McConnell
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:42-8. 2009
  5. pmc The association between sleep disordered breathing, academic grades, and cognitive and behavioral functioning among overweight subjects during middle to late childhood
    Dean W Beebe
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 05229, USA
    Sleep 33:1447-56. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep in overweight adolescents: shorter sleep, poorer sleep quality, sleepiness, and sleep-disordered breathing
    Dean W Beebe
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology MLC 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:69-79. 2007
  7. pmc The association between obstructive sleep apnea and dietary choices among obese individuals during middle to late childhood
    Dean W Beebe
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Sleep Med 12:797-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Sleep-related respiratory abnormalities and arousal pattern in achondroplasia during early infancy
    Mathew Ednick
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 155:510-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of lingual tonsil size as depicted on MR imaging between children with obstructive sleep apnea despite previous tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy and normal controls
    Bradley L Fricke
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:518-23. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy and abnormal ventricular geometry in children and adolescents with obstructive sleep apnea
    Raouf S Amin
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1395-9. 2002

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Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Activity-adjusted 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure and cardiac remodeling in children with sleep disordered breathing
    Raouf Amin
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    Hypertension 51:84-91. 2008
    ..The association between left ventricular remodeling and 24-hour blood pressure highlights the role of sleep disordered breathing in increasing cardiovascular morbidity...
  2. pmc Growth velocity predicts recurrence of sleep-disordered breathing 1 year after adenotonsillectomy
    Raouf Amin
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:654-9. 2008
    ..Predictors of the recurrence of SDB after adenotonsillectomy and its impact on cardiovascular risk factors have not been identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tracheostomy and home ventilation in children
    Raouf S Amin
    Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45030, USA
    Semin Neonatol 8:127-35. 2003
    ..CRF is considered to be a condition persisting for greater than 1 month and requiring mechanical ventilation during part or all of the day to provide adequate gas exchange for the support of vital function (Chest 103(5) (1993) 1463)...
  4. pmc Baroreflex gain in children with obstructive sleep apnea
    Keith McConnell
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:42-8. 2009
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  5. pmc The association between sleep disordered breathing, academic grades, and cognitive and behavioral functioning among overweight subjects during middle to late childhood
    Dean W Beebe
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 05229, USA
    Sleep 33:1447-56. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep in overweight adolescents: shorter sleep, poorer sleep quality, sleepiness, and sleep-disordered breathing
    Dean W Beebe
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology MLC 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:69-79. 2007
    ..To document the sleep of overweight adolescents and to explore the degree to which weight-related sleep pathology might account for diminished psychosocial outcome...
  7. pmc The association between obstructive sleep apnea and dietary choices among obese individuals during middle to late childhood
    Dean W Beebe
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Sleep Med 12:797-9. 2011
    ..It was hypothesized that OSA would be associated with increased caloric content of a dinner order, particularly with high carbohydrate food choices. Secondarily, we examined the relationships between sleep duration and dietary choices...
  8. doi request reprint Sleep-related respiratory abnormalities and arousal pattern in achondroplasia during early infancy
    Mathew Ednick
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 155:510-5. 2009
    ..To assess sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), sleep architecture, and arousal pattern in infants with achondroplasia and to evaluate the relationship between foramen magnum size and the severity of SDB...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of lingual tonsil size as depicted on MR imaging between children with obstructive sleep apnea despite previous tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy and normal controls
    Bradley L Fricke
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:518-23. 2006
    ..Findings on cine MRI studies have also increased our understanding of the mechanisms and anatomic causes of OSA in children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy and abnormal ventricular geometry in children and adolescents with obstructive sleep apnea
    Raouf S Amin
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:1395-9. 2002
    ..2; confidence interval, 1.9-64). Abnormality of LV geometry was present in 15% of children with PS compared with 39% of children with OSA. We conclude that OSA in children is associated with increased LV mass...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in extremely overweight adolescents undergoing bariatric surgery
    Maninder Kalra
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Obes Res 13:1175-9. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in extremely overweight adolescents and to examine the effect of significant weight loss on OSA severity...
  12. doi request reprint Feasibility and behavioral effects of an at-home multi-night sleep restriction protocol for adolescents
    Dean W Beebe
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:915-23. 2008
    ..This study tested the feasibility and behavioral effects of a multi-night, at-home experimental sleep restriction protocol in a sample of adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of long-term steroids on cough efficiency and respiratory muscle strength in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Ameet S Daftary
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 2021, Cincinnati, OH 45246, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e320-4. 2007
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  14. doi request reprint Improving evidence-based care in cystic fibrosis through quality improvement
    Gary L McPhail
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:957-60. 2010
    ..To increase clinician adherence to prescribing guidelines for pulmonary medications in children with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Upper airway motion depicted at cine MR imaging performed during sleep: comparison between young Patients with and those without obstructive sleep apnea
    Lane F Donnelly
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Radiology 227:239-45. 2003
    ..To compare the patterns of dynamic airway motion depicted on cine magnetic resonance (MR) images obtained during sleep between young patients with and those without obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of ApoE genetic variants with obstructive sleep apnea in children
    Maninder Kalra
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
    Sleep Med 9:260-5. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was thus to determine the allele, genotype, and haplotype frequencies at several single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the region of ApoE and test their association with OSA status in children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Obliterative bronchiolitis in a 13-year-old pre-transplant cystic fibrosis patient
    Patrick O Sobande
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 7:92-4. 2008
    ..We report a 13-year-old boy with CF and intractable deterioration in lung function that was ultimately diagnosed as COB...
  18. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four-hour ambulatory blood pressure in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Raouf S Amin
    Sleep Disorder Center, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:950-6. 2004
    ..We conclude that obstructive apnea in children is associated with 24-hour BP dysregulation and that, independent of obesity, the frequency of obstructive apnea, oxygen desaturation, and arousal contributes to abnormal BP control...
  19. ncbi request reprint Determination of respiratory phase during acquisition of airway cine MR images
    Maninder Kalra
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:965-9. 2006
    ..There was a wide range of airway volume measurements over the respiratory cycle with the lowest volume at end expiration and the highest at peak inspiration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Asthma as a risk factor for respiratory complications after adenotonsillectomy in children with obstructive breathing during sleep
    Maninder Kalra
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 94:549-52. 2005
    ..Children with asthma are at increased risk for obstructive breathing during sleep. Adenotonsillectomy, the treatment of choice for obstructive breathing during sleep, is associated with significant postoperative respiratory morbidity...
  21. pmc Upper airway volume segmentation analysis using cine MRI findings in children with tracheostomy tubes
    Bradley L Fricke
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati OH 45229, USA
    Korean J Radiol 8:506-11. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the airway dynamics of the upper airway as depicted on cine MRI in children with tracheotomy tubes during two states of airflow through the upper airway...
  22. pmc A review of the effects of sleep during the first year of life on cognitive, psychomotor, and temperament development
    Mathew Ednick
    Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Sleep 32:1449-58. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint Structural cardiac changes as a predictor of respiratory complications after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive breathing during sleep in children
    Maninder Kalra
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Sleep Med 6:241-5. 2005
    ..To determine the association between structural cardiac changes and postoperative respiratory complications after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive breathing during sleep...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary management of the patient with muscular dystrophy
    Maninder Kalra
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Ann 34:539-45. 2005
    ..Also, special emphasis on airway clearance is recommended during upper respiratory infections, as well as in the postoperative period. Early initiation of ventilatory support has been shown to result in longer life expectancy...
  25. doi request reprint Improving follow-up in hospitalised children
    Gary L McPhail
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e35. 2010
    ..To improve the clinic follow-up rate of paediatric inpatients in a tertiary care hospital...
  26. ncbi request reprint Influence of gender on pharyngeal airway length in obese adolescents
    Hemant Sawnani
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45029, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 119:842-7. 2010
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  27. pmc Attention, learning, and arousal of experimentally sleep-restricted adolescents in a simulated classroom
    Dean W Beebe
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Adolesc Health 47:523-5. 2010
    ..To experimentally test whether chronic sleep restriction, which is common among adolescents, is causally related to poor learning, inattentive behaviors, and diminished arousal in a classroom-like situation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea: Should all children with Down syndrome be tested?
    Sally R Shott
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:432-6. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children aged 2 to 4 years with Down syndrome and to determine parents' ability to predict sleep abnormalities in this patient population...
  29. pmc Atopy as a risk factor for habitual snoring at age 1 year
    Maninder Kalra
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Chest 129:942-6. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of habitual snoring (HS) in 1-year-old children, and to assess the relationship between HS and atopic status in these children...
  30. ncbi request reprint Causes of persistent obstructive sleep apnea despite previous tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in children with down syndrome as depicted on static and dynamic cine MRI
    Lane F Donnelly
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:175-81. 2004
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the causes of persistent obstructive sleep apnea despite previous tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in children with Down syndrome as depicted on cine MRI...
  31. doi request reprint Improvements in lung function outcomes in children with cystic fibrosis are associated with better nutrition, fewer chronic pseudomonas aeruginosa infections, and dornase alfa use
    Gary L McPhail
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 153:752-7. 2008
    ..To compare lung function and nutritional outcomes in cystic fibrosis (CF) for 2 birth cohorts in our CF center...
  32. pmc Aortopulmonary collateral flow in cystic fibrosis assessed with phase-contrast MRI
    Robert Fleck
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital MLC 5031, 3333 Burnett Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1279-86. 2013
    ..Chronic pulmonary disease with progressive destruction of the pulmonary parenchyma is two of the major morbidities, but the relationship between clinical severity of CF and aortopulmonary collateral blood flow has not been assessed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological effects of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
    Dean W Beebe
    Psychology Division MLC 3015, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:962-75. 2004
    ..Findings suggest a pattern of neuropsychological morbidity that is similar but not identical to that seen in adult OSA...
  34. ncbi request reprint The relationship between sleep disturbance and pulmonary function in stable pediatric cystic fibrosis patients
    Raouf Amin
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Chest 128:1357-63. 2005
    ..Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common inherited disease affecting northern European populations. It is characterized by a progressive clinical course that causes diurnal and nocturnal pulmonary and gastrointestinal symptoms...
  35. doi request reprint Clinical practice guideline: tonsillectomy in children
    Reginald F Baugh
    Department of Surgery, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:S1-30. 2011
    ..In addition, this guideline is intended for all clinicians in any setting who interact with children 1 to 18 years of age who may be candidates for tonsillectomy...
  36. ncbi request reprint A multidisciplinary approach to the adolescent bariatric surgical patient
    Thomas H Inge
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:442-7; discussion 446-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this report was to describe the establishment and early experience of a multidisciplinary Comprehensive Weight Management Center (CWMC) in a free-standing children's hospital...
  37. doi request reprint Relative rather than absolute macroglossia in patients with Down syndrome: implications for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Carolina V A Guimaraes
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5031, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:1062-7. 2008
    ..This has implications for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, which occurs at a relatively high rate among patients with Down syndrome...
  38. doi request reprint The frequency of lingual tonsil enlargement in obese children
    Carolina V A Guimaraes
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5031, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:973-5. 2008
    ..We have recognized an increasing number of patients who are obese and have obstructive sleep apnea with enlarged lingual tonsils. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the frequency of enlarged lingual tonsils in obese children...
  39. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular function in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Raouf S Amin
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:801-4. 2005
    ..We studied the early changes in left ventricular function across a range of severity of the disorder. A dose-dependent decrease in diastolic function with increased severity of obstructive apnea was demonstrated...
  40. ncbi request reprint Fecal elastase-1: utility in pancreatic function in cystic fibrosis
    Ameet Daftary
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Gastroenterology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 5:71-6. 2006
    ..This review summarizes the data from studies reflecting the validity, limitation and advantages of fecal elastase-1 in assessing pancreatic function in cystic fibrosis patients...
  41. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea: MR imaging volume segmentation analysis
    M Bret Abbott
    Department of Radiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3090, USA
    Radiology 232:889-95. 2004
    ..To retrospectively determine airway wall motion with volume segmentation of transverse cine magnetic resonance (MR) images in children with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Survival probabilities of patients with childhood spinal muscle atrophy
    Mohannad M Mannaa
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Clin Neuromuscul Dis 10:85-9. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to describe changes in the life expectancy of pediatric patients with SMA over time and to compare these findings with previously reported survival patterns...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cardiac structural and functional changes in obese otherwise healthy adults with versus without obstructive sleep apnea
    Maria E Otto
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1298-302. 2007
    ..1 +/- 0.5 cm/s in those with OSA, p = 0.1) beyond that seen in obesity alone. In conclusion, OSA independent of obesity may induce cardiac changes that could predispose to atrial fibrillation and heart failure...
  44. ncbi request reprint The systemic effects of short sleep period
    Joseph Crisalli
    J Pediatr 150:331-2. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint Decreased right and left ventricular myocardial performance in obstructive sleep apnea
    Abel Romero-Corral
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Gonda 5 368, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Foundation, 200 First St SW, Rochester MN 55905, USA
    Chest 132:1863-70. 2007
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may predispose patients to congestive heart failure (CHF), suggesting a deleterious effect of OSA on myocardial contractility...

Research Grants12

  1. Mechanisms Mediating C/V Disease in Children with OSA
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disordered Breathing
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disordered Breathing
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Pediatric Sleep Research Program
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A cohort of children with OSA and matched controls will be followed for a period of 12 months after treatment. (End of Abstract) ..
  5. Cardiovascular Disease (C/V) in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Vascular Function in Children w Sleep Disorder Breathing
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  7. Mechanisms Mediating C/V Disease in Children with OSA
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  8. Mechanisms Mediating C/V Disease in Children with OSA
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  9. Mechanisms Mediating C/V Disease in Children with OSA
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  10. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disorder Breathing
    Raouf S Amin; Fiscal Year: 2010
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