Eliot S Katz
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Cystic fibrosis and sleepEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Mailstop 208, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
Clin Chest Med 35:495-504. 2014..Therapy with supplemental oxygen and bilevel ventilation are widely considered to be effective in the short term, but there are few evidence-based data to support long-term improvements in morbidity and mortality. ..
- Growth after adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea: an RCTEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Pediatrics 134:282-9. 2014..This study examined the anthropometric changes over a 7-month interval in a randomized controlled trial of adenotonsillectomy for OSAS, the Childhood Adenotonsillectomy Trial...
- Obstructive sleep apnea in infantsEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:805-16. 2012....
- Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea syndromeEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Mailstop 208, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Clin Chest Med 31:221-34. 2010..The choice of therapy is predicated on the etiology, severity, and natural history of the increased upper airway resistance...
- Pathophysiology of pediatric obstructive sleep apneaEliot S Katz
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, and Havard Medical School, Boston, Masschusetts, USA
Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:253-62. 2008..Understanding the pathophysiology of pediatric OSA may permit more precise clinical phenotyping, and therefore improve or target therapies related to anatomy, neuromuscular compensation, ventilatory control, and/or arousal threshold...
- Genioglossus activity during sleep in normal control subjects and children with obstructive sleep apneaEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Mailstop 208, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:553-60. 2004....
- The Childhood Adenotonsillectomy Trial (CHAT): rationale, design, and challenges of a randomized controlled trial evaluating a standard surgical procedure in a pediatric populationSusan Redline
Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Beth Israel Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Sleep 34:1509-17. 2011..The study framework that was established should provide a useful template for other pediatric controlled studies or other studies that evaluate surgical interventions...
- Comparison of cardiorespiratory and EEG abnormalities with seizures in adults and childrenMilena Pavlova
Division of Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Sleep, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Epilepsy Behav 29:537-41. 2013..This may indicate why, despite lower rates of cardiopulmonary dysfunction, adults die more frequently from SUDEP than children. ..
- Genioglossus activity in children with obstructive sleep apnea during wakefulness and sleep onsetEliot S Katz
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:664-70. 2003..Finally, the return of EMGgg activity above baseline in patients with severe OSAS suggests that some chemical or mechanical compensatory mechanisms remain active during stable non-REM sleep in children...
- Influence of airway pressure on genioglossus activity during sleep in normal childrenEliot S Katz
Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:902-9. 2006..This suggests that additional determinants of airway patency are active, such as neuromuscular compensation...
- Ventilatory control and airway anatomy in obstructive sleep apneaAndrew Wellman
Sleep Disorders Program at BI, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:1225-32. 2004..88, p = 0.0016). We conclude that loop gain has a substantial impact on apnea severity in certain patients with sleep apnea, particularly those with a pharyngeal closing pressure near atmospheric...
- Can history and physical examination reliably diagnose pediatric obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome? A systematic review of the literatureScott E Brietzke
Department of Otolaryngology, Boston Children s Hospital, Massachusetts, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:827-32. 2004....
- Relationship between sleep apnea, fat distribution, and insulin resistance in obese childrenCraig A Canapari
Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 7:268-73. 2011..The objective of the study is to examine the relationship between fat distribution, OSA, and insulin resistance in an unselected population of obese children...
- Retrograde lacrimal duct airflow during nasal positive pressure ventilationStephanie Zandieh
Division of Respiratory Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 6:603-4. 2010....
- Cardiopulmonary complications during pediatric seizures: a prelude to understanding SUDEPKanwaljit Singh
Division of Clinical Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Epilepsia 54:1083-91. 2013..Our objective was to assess cardiopulmonary abnormalities during epileptic seizures in children, with the long-term goal of identifying potential mechanisms of SUDEP...
- Endoscopic repair of laryngeal cleft type I and type II: when and why?Reza Rahbar
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Laryngoscope 119:1797-802. 2009..To evaluate the clinical features of children with type I and type II laryngeal cleft and the role of conservative monitoring versus endoscopic repair in their management...
- Utilization of lipid-laden macrophage index in evaluation of aerodigestive disordersBrian K Reilly
Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Laryngoscope 121:1055-9. 2011....
- Developmental changes in upper airway dynamicsCarole L Marcus
The Eudowood Division of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 2533, USA
J Appl Physiol (1985) 97:98-108. 2004..Infants appear to have a different pattern of upper airway activation than older children. We speculate that the pharyngeal airway responses present in normal children are a compensatory response for a relatively narrow upper airway...
- Upper airway dynamic responses in children with the obstructive sleep apnea syndromeCarole L Marcus
Eudowood Division of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatr Res 57:99-107. 2005..Further, we speculate that this compensatory response is lacking in children with OSAS, most likely due to either habituation to chronic respiratory abnormalities during sleep or to mechanical damage to the upper airway...
- Night-to-night variability of polysomnography in children with suspected obstructive sleep apneaEliot S Katz
Eudowood Divison of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Pediatr 140:589-94. 2002..To determine whether a single polysomnographic night was a valid measure of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in children with symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing...
- Heart rate variability in pediatric obstructive sleep apneaZhi De Deng
Dept of Electr Eng and Comput Sci, Massachusetts Inst of Technol, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3565-8. 2006..Nonlinear techniques such as numerical titration, when used in conjunction with spectral analysis of HRV could be an effective screening tool for pediatric OSAS...
- Pulse transit time as a screening test for pediatric sleep-related breathing disordersScott E Brietzke
Department of Otolaryngology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave, Washington, DC 20307, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:980-4. 2007..A secondary objective included comparing the diagnostic performance of PTT with continuous pulse oximetry recorded during PSG...
- Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 31-2006. A 15-year-old girl with severe obesityAlison G Hoppin
Department of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
N Engl J Med 355:1593-602. 2006
- Pulse transit time as a measure of arousal and respiratory effort in children with sleep-disordered breathingEliot S Katz
The Eudowood Division of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Pediatr Res 53:580-8. 2003..8 events/h) than primary snoring (2.2 events/h) (p < 0.05). We conclude that, in children, PTT arousals are a more sensitive measure of obstructive events than visible EEG arousals...