- 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...
- 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...
- Upper airway surgery does have a major role in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea "the tail end of the dog". ProNelson Powell
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Division of Sleep Disorders Medicine and Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 1:236-40. 2005
- 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...
- Maxillary, mandibular, and chin advancement: treatment planning based on airway anatomy in obstructive sleep apneaStephen Schendel
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 69:663-76. 2011..The perioperative management of the patient with OSA is more complex and the margin for error is reduced, and this needs to be taken into consideration and the care altered as indicated...
- 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)...
- 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...
- Temperature-controlled radiofrequency tongue base reduction for sleep-disordered breathing: Long-term outcomesKasey K Li
Stanford University Sleep Disorders and Research Center, California, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:230-4. 2002..Our goal was to evaluate the long-term outcomes of temperature-controlled radiofrequency reduction of the tongue base in sleep-disordered breathing...
- 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...
- An adjunctive method of radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction of the tongue for OSASRobert W Riley
Stanford Sleep Disorders Clinic and Research Center, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:37-42. 2003..Temperature-controlled radiofrequency volumetric reduction (TCRF), a minimally invasive procedure, has been used to treat tongue base obstruction in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS). An adjunctive method was objectively evaluated...
- 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...
- Distraction osteogenesis in adult obstructive sleep apnea surgery: a preliminary reportKasey K Li
Sleep Surgery, Stanford University Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Stanford, CA, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:6-10. 2002..This study evaluated the potential application of distraction osteogenesis (DO) for skeletal expansion in the management of adult patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...