Robert Joseph Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi An electrocardiogram-based technique to assess cardiopulmonary coupling during sleep
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Sleep Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 28:1151-61. 2005
  2. doi A pilot study of sleep, cognition, and respiration under 4 weeks of intermittent nocturnal hypoxia in adult humans
    Matthew D Weiss
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, KB 023, Pulmonary Office, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep Med 10:739-45. 2009
  3. pmc Differentiating obstructive from central and complex sleep apnea using an automated electrocardiogram-based method
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:1756-69. 2007
  4. pmc Prevalent hypertension and stroke in the Sleep Heart Health Study: association with an ECG-derived spectrographic marker of cardiopulmonary coupling
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 32:897-904. 2009
  5. pmc Treatment of positive airway pressure treatment-associated respiratory instability with enhanced expiratory rebreathing space (EERS)
    Geoffrey Gilmartin
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:529-38. 2010
  6. ncbi Cyclic alternating pattern in the electroencephalogram: what is its clinical utility?
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division ofPulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:553-5. 2007
  7. doi Mapping sleep using coupled biological oscillations
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2011:1479-82. 2011
  8. pmc Nocturnal hypoxia exposure with simulated altitude for 14 days does not significantly alter working memory or vigilance in humans
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical School and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:1195-203. 2007
  9. doi Relationship between delta power and the electrocardiogram-derived cardiopulmonary spectrogram: possible implications for assessing the effectiveness of sleep
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:125-31. 2014
  10. ncbi Low-concentration carbon dioxide is an effective adjunct to positive airway pressure in the treatment of refractory mixed central and obstructive sleep-disordered breathing
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critcal Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 28:69-77. 2005

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Publications14

  1. ncbi An electrocardiogram-based technique to assess cardiopulmonary coupling during sleep
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Sleep Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 28:1151-61. 2005
    ..To evaluate a new automated measure of cardiopulmonary coupling during sleep using a single-lead electrocardiographic signal...
  2. doi A pilot study of sleep, cognition, and respiration under 4 weeks of intermittent nocturnal hypoxia in adult humans
    Matthew D Weiss
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, KB 023, Pulmonary Office, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep Med 10:739-45. 2009
    ..A pilot study to examine the effects of intermittent nocturnal hypoxia on sleep, respiration and cognition in healthy adult humans...
  3. pmc Differentiating obstructive from central and complex sleep apnea using an automated electrocardiogram-based method
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:1756-69. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the utility of an electrocardiogram (ECG)-based cardiopulmonary coupling technique to distinguish obstructive from central or complex sleep apnea...
  4. pmc Prevalent hypertension and stroke in the Sleep Heart Health Study: association with an ECG-derived spectrographic marker of cardiopulmonary coupling
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 32:897-904. 2009
    ..This study assesses, at a population level, the associations of this spectrographic biomarker with prevalent cardiovascular disease using the Sleep Heart Health Study (SHHS)-I dataset...
  5. pmc Treatment of positive airway pressure treatment-associated respiratory instability with enhanced expiratory rebreathing space (EERS)
    Geoffrey Gilmartin
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:529-38. 2010
    ..We tested the adjunctive efficacy of low volumes of dead space (enhanced expiratory rebreathing space [EERS]) using a non-vented mask to minimize sleep hypocapnia...
  6. ncbi Cyclic alternating pattern in the electroencephalogram: what is its clinical utility?
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division ofPulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:553-5. 2007
  7. doi Mapping sleep using coupled biological oscillations
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2011:1479-82. 2011
    ..Novel insights into sleep physiology and pathology are available through this technique...
  8. pmc Nocturnal hypoxia exposure with simulated altitude for 14 days does not significantly alter working memory or vigilance in humans
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical School and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 30:1195-203. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of 2 weeks of nocturnal hypoxia exposure using simulated altitude on attention and working memory in healthy adult humans...
  9. doi Relationship between delta power and the electrocardiogram-derived cardiopulmonary spectrogram: possible implications for assessing the effectiveness of sleep
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:125-31. 2014
    ..Furthermore, we speculated that this correlation would be independent of conventional nonrapid eye movement (NREM) sleep stages...
  10. ncbi Low-concentration carbon dioxide is an effective adjunct to positive airway pressure in the treatment of refractory mixed central and obstructive sleep-disordered breathing
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critcal Care and Sleep Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 28:69-77. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of added carbon dioxide as adjunctive therapy to positive airway pressure-refractory mixed obstructive and central sleep-disordered breathing, using a prototype device-the positive airway pressure gas modulator...
  11. ncbi Effect of added dead space to positive airway pressure for treatment of complex sleep-disordered breathing
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    CC 866, Sleep Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep Med 6:177-8. 2005
  12. ncbi Arousals in sleep-disordered breathing: patterns and implications
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Sleep Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Sleep 26:1042-7. 2003
    ..To describe the whole spectrum of electroencephalographic (EEG) transients associated with the termination and recovery of obstructed respiratory events and, thus, widen the recognized spectrum of arousal phenomena from sleep...
  13. ncbi Modafinil activates cortical and subcortical sites in the sleep-deprived state
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, 02215, USA
    Sleep 29:1471-81. 2006
    ..SUBJECT OBJECTIVES: To assess the effect of the wake-promoting drug modafinil on working memory and brain activation in the executive network, following a single night of sleep deprivation...
  14. ncbi Sleep fragmentation and arousals from sleep-time scales, associations, and implications
    Robert Joseph Thomas
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:707-11. 2006