Nelson B Powell
- Sleepy drivingNelson B Powell
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Med Clin North Am 94:531-40. 2010..It is hoped that some of the information from this article could provide new interest in the necessity of education for sleepy drivers...
- Contemporary surgery for obstructive sleep apnea syndromeNelson B Powell
Adjunct Clinical Professor, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stanford University Sleep and Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, USA
Clin Exp Otorhinolaryngol 2:107-14. 2009..Methods of diagnosis as well as treatment regimens should always include both medical and surgical collaborations so the health and quality of life of our patients can best be served...
- Patterns in pharyngeal airflow associated with sleep-disordered breathingNelson B Powell
Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology and Division of Sleep Medicine, Atherton, CA 94027, USA
Sleep Med 12:966-74. 2011..To establish the feasibility of a noninvasive method to identify pharyngeal airflow characteristics in sleep-disordered breathing...
- Sleepy driver near-misses may predict accident risksNelson B Powell
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Sleep 30:331-42. 2007..To quantify the prevalence of self-reported near-miss sleepy driving accidents and their association with self-reported actual driving accidents...
- Obstructive sleep apnea and maxillomandibular advancement: an assessment of airway changes using radiographic and nasopharyngoscopic examinationsKasey K Li
Stanford University Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Stanford, CA, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:526-30; discussion 531. 2002..The study aim was to evaluate the resultant changes in the upper airway after maxillomandibular advancement (MMA) for obstructive sleep apnea...
- Resting energy expenditure in adults with sleep disordered breathingEric J Kezirian
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science and Stanford University Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 750 Welch Rd, Ste 317, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:1270-5. 2008..To examine the association between sleep disordered breathing severity and resting energy expenditure (REE)...
- Sleepy driving: accidents and injuryNelson B Powell
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stanford University Medical School, and the Stanford Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Stanford, California, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:217-27. 2002..The study goals were to evaluate the associated risks of driving and to assess predictors of accidents and injury due to sleepiness...
- Facial skeletal surgery in the management of adult obstructive sleep apnea syndromeJose E Barrera
Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Clin Plast Surg 34:565-73. 2007..Familiarity with conventional orthognathic principles is essential in achieving this goal...
- Preliminary observations on the effects of sleep time in a sleep restriction paradigmChristian Guilleminault
Stanford University Sleep Disorders Clinic, 401 Quarry Road, Suite 3301, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Sleep Med 4:177-84. 2003..To evaluate of the effect of 7 days of sleep restriction--with sleep placed at the beginning of night or early morning hours - on sleep variables, maintenance of wakefulness test, and serum leptin...
- Improved sleep MRI at 3 tesla in patients with obstructive sleep apneaLewis K Shin
Department of Radiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
J Magn Reson Imaging 38:1261-6. 2013..To describe a real-time MR imaging platform for synchronous, multi-planar visualization of upper airway collapse in obstructive sleep apnea at 3 Tesla (T) to promote natural sleep with an emphasis on lateral wall visualization...
- Lateral Pharyngeal Wall Tension After Maxillomandibular Advancement for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is a Marker for Surgical Success: Observations From Drug-Induced Sleep EndoscopyStanley Yung Chuan Liu
Assistant Professor, Division of Sleep Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA Electronic address
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 73:1575-82. 2015..The aim of the present study was to use drug-induced sleep endoscopy (DISE) to evaluate the dynamic upper airway changes in sleeping subjects before and after MMA and their association with the surgical outcome...