R D Chervin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc DSM-IV diagnoses and obstructive sleep apnea in children before and 1 year after adenotonsillectomy
    James E Dillon
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1425-36. 2007
  2. pmc The face of sleepiness: improvement in appearance after treatment of sleep apnea
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5845, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:845-52. 2013
  3. pmc Esophageal pressures, polysomnography, and neurobehavioral outcomes of adenotonsillectomy in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5845, USA
    Chest 142:101-10. 2012
  4. pmc Respiratory cycle-related EEG changes: response to CPAP
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep 35:203-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations between symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, restless legs, and periodic leg movements
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 25:213-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Conduct problems and symptoms of sleep disorders in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:201-8. 2003
  7. pmc Respiratory cycle-related EEG changes during sleep reflect esophageal pressures
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0845, USA
    Sleep 31:1713-20. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternating leg muscle activation during sleep and arousals: a new sleep-related motor phenomenon?
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Mov Disord 18:551-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in Michigan: a practice pattern survey
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:95-104. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint School performance, race, and other correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, 8D8702 University Hospital, Box 0117, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Sleep Med 4:21-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications77

  1. pmc DSM-IV diagnoses and obstructive sleep apnea in children before and 1 year after adenotonsillectomy
    James E Dillon
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1425-36. 2007
    ..We assessed psychiatric diagnoses in children before and after adenotonsillectomy and examined whether baseline sleep apnea predicted improvement after surgery...
  2. pmc The face of sleepiness: improvement in appearance after treatment of sleep apnea
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5845, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:845-52. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Esophageal pressures, polysomnography, and neurobehavioral outcomes of adenotonsillectomy in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5845, USA
    Chest 142:101-10. 2012
    ..We compared a standard pediatric apnea/hypopnea index to quantitative esophageal pressures as predictors of apnea-related neurobehavioral morbidity and treatment response...
  4. pmc Respiratory cycle-related EEG changes: response to CPAP
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep 35:203-9. 2012
    ..This study was designed to assess the acute response of RCREC to relief of upper airway obstruction by positive airway pressure (PAP)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Associations between symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, restless legs, and periodic leg movements
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 25:213-8. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Conduct problems and symptoms of sleep disorders in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:201-8. 2003
    ....
  7. pmc Respiratory cycle-related EEG changes during sleep reflect esophageal pressures
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0845, USA
    Sleep 31:1713-20. 2008
    ..We therefore examined for the first time associations between RCREC and esophageal pressure swings (deltaPes) that reflect work of breathing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alternating leg muscle activation during sleep and arousals: a new sleep-related motor phenomenon?
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Mov Disord 18:551-9. 2003
    ..We speculate that ALMA could represent transient facilitation of a spinal central pattern generator for locomotion, perhaps due to serotonergic effects of antidepressant medication...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in Michigan: a practice pattern survey
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:95-104. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint School performance, race, and other correlates of sleep-disordered breathing in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, 8D8702 University Hospital, Box 0117, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Sleep Med 4:21-7. 2003
    ..Both problems are common among African-American (AA) children, but potential confounders such as low socioeconomic status (SES) and obesity have not been well studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tolerance of esophageal pressure monitoring during polysomnography in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Sleep 26:1022-6. 2003
    ..To assess tolerance of esophageal pressure monitoring (EPM) among 5- to 13-year-old children during research polysomnography at study entry and again 1 year later...
  12. ncbi request reprint Method for detection of respiratory cycle-related EEG changes in sleep-disordered breathing
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Sleep 27:110-5. 2004
    ..We developed a new signal analysis algorithm to investigate whether brief changes in cortical activity can also occur with individual respiratory cycles...
  13. ncbi request reprint Correlates of respiratory cycle-related EEG changes in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Sleep 27:116-21. 2004
    ..To explore newly-identified respiratory cycle-related electroencephalographic changes (RCREC), which may represent microarousals, as correlates of neurobehavioral outcomes in children with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pediatric sleep questionnaire: prediction of sleep apnea and outcomes
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:216-22. 2007
    ..To further validate a questionnaire about symptoms of childhood obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and to compare the questionnaire with polysomnography in their ability to predict outcomes of adenotonsillectomy...
  15. pmc Subjective sleepiness and polysomnographic correlates in children scheduled for adenotonsillectomy vs other surgical care
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep 29:495-503. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Electroencephalographic changes during respiratory cycles predict sleepiness in sleep apnea
    Ronald D Chervin
    Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Laboratory, University Hospital, 8D8702, P O Box 0117, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:652-8. 2005
    ..Quantification of these changes, which may reflect numerous inspiratory microarousals, could prove useful in prediction of excessive daytime sleepiness...
  17. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing, behavior, and cognition in children before and after adenotonsillectomy
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e769-78. 2006
    ....
  18. pmc Objective measures of disordered sleep in fibromyalgia
    Ronald D Chervin
    Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Laboratory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5845, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:2009-16. 2009
    ..However, measures that consistently and objectively distinguish FM patients remain elusive...
  19. ncbi request reprint Inattention, hyperactivity, and symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Pediatrics 109:449-56. 2002
    ..However, the frequency of SDB symptoms among inattentive and hyperactive children has received little study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Snoring predicts hyperactivity four years later
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 28:885-90. 2005
    ..However, no prospective cohort study has demonstrated that symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing precede development of hyperactivity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness, fatigue, tiredness, and lack of energy in obstructive sleep apnea
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0117, USA
    Chest 118:372-9. 2000
    ..We studied the terms that patients prefer to describe their symptoms-sleepiness, fatigue, tiredness, or lack of energy-and how these terms relate to objective findings...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sleep onset REM periods during multiple sleep latency tests in patients evaluated for sleep apnea
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 161:426-31. 2000
    ..Consideration of these variables, and especially gender, may be useful in clinical practice when 2omSOREMPs are found unexpectedly...
  23. ncbi request reprint The relation between multiple sleep latency test findings and the frequency of apneic events in REM and non-REM sleep
    R D Chervin
    Department of Neurology and Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0117, USA
    Chest 113:980-4. 1998
    ..We sought to reexamine this possibility in a larger group of similar patients and in patients who had a wider range of OSAS severity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hyperactivity and polysomnographic findings in children evaluated for sleep-disordered breathing
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 24:313-20. 2001
    ..Some children with SDB also have PLMS. To determine what polysomnographic features of SDB might be associated with hyperactive behavior, we studied behavior, SDB, and PLMS in a series of patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Timing patterns of cluster headaches and association with symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Harbor, Michigan, USA
    Sleep Res Online 3:107-12. 2000
    ..These findings suggest that in some patients, physiological consequences of OSA may trigger CH during the first few hours of sleep and thereby influence the timing of subsequent daytime headaches...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the results of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale and the Multiple Sleep Latency Test
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Psychosom Res 42:145-55. 1997
    ..The ESS score correlated with the degree to which patients complained of sleepiness and may be useful as an otherwise elusive link between patients' complaints and their objective findings on MSLT...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sleep problems seldom addressed at two general pediatric clinics
    R D Chervin
    Department of Neurology, Sleep Disorders Center, University Hospital, 0117, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Pediatrics 107:1375-80. 2001
    ..We identified a series of children with sleep-related symptoms and reviewed medical chart notes for the previous 2 years to determine how often sleep problems had been addressed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Periodic leg movements and sleepiness in patients evaluated for sleep-disordered breathing
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0117, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1454-8. 2001
    ..Increased sleepiness may reduce the likelihood of arousal with each leg movement...
  29. pmc Engineering better sleep
    Ronald D Chervin
    Department of Neurology and Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan, C728 Med Inn Bldg 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 5845, USA
    Med Biol Eng Comput 49:623-5. 2011
    ..Such collaborations could also prove key to improved fundamental understanding of the pathophysiology that underlies sleep disorders and their adverse impact on the brain, cardiovascular system, and optimal health...
  30. pmc Sleep stage dynamics differ between children with and without obstructive sleep apnea
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University ofMichigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0845, USA
    Sleep 32:1325-32. 2009
    ..We sought to examine these polysomnographic variables for the first time in children, and in the context of childhood sleep disordered breathing (SDB)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing in patients with cluster headache
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0117, USA
    Neurology 54:2302-6. 2000
    ..To study subjects with active or inactive cluster headache (CH) for occult sleep disordered breathing (SDB)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea is related to a thalamic cholinergic deficit in MSA
    S Gilman
    Department of Neurology University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 61:35-9. 2003
    ..To explore the neurochemical basis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in multiple-system atrophy (MSA)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of sleep disorders, inattention, and hyperactivity in children
    R D Chervin
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Sleep 20:1185-92. 1997
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of apneas and hypopneas during sleep and relation to excessive daytime sleepiness
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 21:799-806. 1998
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Decreased striatal dopaminergic innervation in REM sleep behavior disorder
    R L Albin
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 55:1410-2. 2000
    ..In subjects with RBD, there were significant reductions in striatal [11C]dihydrotetrabenazine binding, particularly in the posterior putamen...
  36. ncbi request reprint Overestimation of sleep latency by patients with suspected hypersomnolence
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109-0316, USA
    Sleep 19:94-100. 1996
    ..The MSLT as well as nocturnal recordings can provide data with which to assess overestimation of sleep latency...
  37. ncbi request reprint The visual scoring of sleep and arousal in infants and children
    Madeleine Grigg-Damberger
    Department of Neurology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:201-40. 2007
    ..We need research comparing clinical outcomes with PSG measures to better inform clinicians and families exactly what meaning a PSG has in evaluating a child's suspected sleep disorder...
  38. pmc Treating obstructive sleep apnea in adults with epilepsy: a randomized pilot trial
    B A Malow
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Neurology, Medical Center North, Room A 0118, 1161 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 2551, USA
    Neurology 71:572-7. 2008
    ..Prior to conducting a definitive randomized controlled trial, we addressed critical design issues in a pilot study...
  39. pmc EMG variance during polysomnography as an assessment for REM sleep behavior disorder
    Joseph W Burns
    Michigan Tech Research Institute, Michigan Technological University, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Sleep 30:1771-8. 2007
    ..We therefore developed a computerized metric to assess EMG variance and compared the results to those previously published for visual scoring, bed partner-rated RBD symptom scores, and clinical assessments by sleep medicine specialists...
  40. doi request reprint Sleep stage dynamics in fibromyalgia patients and controls
    Joseph W Burns
    Michigan Tech Research Institute, Michigan Technological University, 3600 Green Court, Suite 100, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Sleep Med 9:689-96. 2008
    ..To determine whether previously described sleep stage dynamics, reflecting the mean duration of specific sleep stages, may have clinical utility in a sample of patients with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) and controls...
  41. ncbi request reprint Identification and evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea prior to adenotonsillectomy in children: a survey of practice patterns
    Robert A Weatherly
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Sleep Med 4:297-307. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Identification and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in adults and children with epilepsy: a prospective pilot study
    Beth A Malow
    Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep Med 4:509-15. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography in children scheduled for adenotonsillectomy
    Robert A Weatherly
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:727-31. 2004
    ..Parent responses on a validated Pediatric Sleep Questionnaire were used to determine which symptoms could help identify children with clinical diagnoses of SDB but normal PSG...
  44. pmc Cerebral cortical and subcortical cholinergic deficits in parkinsonian syndromes
    S Gilman
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 74:1416-23. 2010
    ..We studied cholinergic innervation in these disorders as compared to age-appropriate normal control subjects...
  45. ncbi request reprint Pediatric sleep-related breathing disorders and restless legs syndrome: how children are different
    Timothy F Hoban
    Department of Pediatrics, The Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0203, USA
    Neurologist 11:325-37. 2005
    ..Particular emphasis is placed on recent research and on how the presentation and treatment of these conditions are different in children compared with adults...
  46. pmc Epidemiology of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
    Julie C Lumeng
    Center for Human Growth and Development, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0406, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:242-52. 2008
    ..Less convincing data exist to prove differences in prevalence based on age. We conclude by outlining specific future research needs in the epidemiology of pediatric SDB...
  47. pmc Sleep staging and respiratory events in refractory epilepsy patients: Is there a first night effect?
    Linda M Selwa
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0117, USA
    Epilepsia 49:2063-8. 2008
    ..We performed this analysis of possible first night effects (FNEs) on sleep and respiratory parameters in order to evaluate the need for two serial night polysomnograms (PSGs) to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in epilepsy patients...
  48. pmc Neuropsychological and behavioral functioning in children with and without obstructive sleep apnea referred for tonsillectomy
    Bruno Giordani
    Neuropsychology Section, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105 0716, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:571-81. 2008
    ..These results underscore the importance of applying more sophisticated methodologies to better understand the salient pathophysiology of childhood sleep-disordered breathing...
  49. pmc High prevalence of supine sleep in ischemic stroke patients
    Devin L Brown
    Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Stroke 39:2511-4. 2008
    ..Supine sleep is known to exacerbate apneas in the general sleep apnea population. We therefore investigated the pattern of sleep positions in the acute stroke period...
  50. ncbi request reprint A model to facilitate outcome assessment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Seems S Sonnad
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:253-60. 2003
    ..Management can include a range of mechanical, behavioral, and surgical approaches. This paper aims to devise a model of management options to assist in initial cost-effectiveness investigations...
  51. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and hypnotic use, recorded in the minimum data set, as predictors of falls and hip fractures in Michigan nursing homes
    Alon Y Avidan
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:955-62. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between insomnia, hypnotic use, falls, and hip fractures in older people...
  52. pmc Iron stores, periodic leg movements, and sleepiness in obstructive sleep apnea
    Louise M O'Brien
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:525-31. 2009
    ....
  53. pmc MRI of the pharynx in ischemic stroke patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, The Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Sleep Med 11:540-4. 2010
    ..We therefore used brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to assess oropharyngeal anatomy in stroke patients with and without OSA...
  54. pmc Fatigue in multiple sclerosis: mechanisms, evaluation, and treatment
    Tiffany J Braley
    Multiple Sclerosis Center, Department of Neurology, University ofMichigan, Ann Arbor MI, USA
    Sleep 33:1061-7. 2010
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Validation of a polysomnographic score for REM sleep behavior disorder
    Flavia B Consens
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep 28:993-7. 2005
    ..We sought to validate this method in a larger sample of patients and control subjects...
  56. ncbi request reprint Correlates of daytime sleepiness in patients with asthma
    Mihaela Teodorescu
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0117, USA
    Sleep Med 7:607-13. 2006
    ..Patients with asthma often complain of daytime sleepiness, which is usually attributed to a direct effect of asthma on nocturnal sleep quality. We investigated this and other potential explanations for daytime sleepiness among asthmatics...
  57. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sham non-invasive ventilation for randomized, controlled trials in ALS
    Kirsten L Gruis
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Neurology, 1324 Taubman Center, 032221 500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 7:96-9. 2006
    ..Only 8 (20%) of all subjects were confident about their determination that they had received "real" or "pretend" NIV. Thus, sub-therapeutic (sham) continuous positive airway pressure is a promising placebo control for NIV trials in ALS...
  58. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation adjustments in ALS patients
    Kirsten L Gruis
    TC 1920 0316, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Neurol Sci 247:59-63. 2006
    ..10, 0.54]. The current data suggest that ALS patients who are tolerant to NIPPV typically need at least one upward change in pressure settings. Tolerance to relatively low NIPPV inspiratory pressures is associated with improved survival...
  59. ncbi request reprint Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in stroke patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 36:1291-3. 2005
    ..We used a cost-effectiveness model to estimate the magnitude of benefit that would be necessary to make polysomnography (PSG) and OSA treatment cost-effective in stroke patients...
  60. ncbi request reprint Central serous chorioretinopathy and risk for obstructive sleep apnea
    Thellea K Leveque
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Kellogg Eye Center, 1000 Wall St, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:253-7. 2007
    ..Further research is warranted to determine whether sleep apnea may contribute to the development of CSCR, and to assess whether treatment of sleep apnea might offer a new therapeutic option for some patients with CSCR...
  61. ncbi request reprint Assessment of sleepiness in children
    T F Hoban
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Michigan, The Michael S. Aldrich Sleep Disorders Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 8:216-28. 2001
    ..Where applicable, technical aspects of laboratory testing are reviewed. Alternative laboratory and neurobehavioral techniques used to investigate daytime sleepiness are also briefly covered...
  62. ncbi request reprint Compliance with nasal CPAP can be improved by simple interventions
    R D Chervin
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Sleep 20:284-9. 1997
    ..We conclude that simple, inexpensive efforts to improve compliance with CPAP can be effective, especially when applied at the start of CPAP treatment, but optimal intervention may vary with certain patient characteristics...
  63. pmc Fatigue, tiredness, and lack of energy improve with treatment for OSA
    Wattanachai Chotinaiwattarakul
    Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:222-7. 2009
    ..We explored whether self-defined fatigue, tiredness, and lack of energy improve, like sleepiness, after treatment with positive airway pressure (PAP)...
  64. ncbi request reprint REM sleep behavior disorder is related to striatal monoaminergic deficit in MSA
    S Gilman
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 61:29-34. 2003
    ..To explore the neurochemical basis of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) in multiple-system atrophy (MSA)...
  65. ncbi request reprint The pathology of REM sleep behavior disorder with comorbid Lewy body dementia
    R S Turner
    Veterans Administration Medical Center Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Neurology 55:1730-2. 2000
    ....
  66. pmc Hypoglossal nerve conduction findings in obstructive sleep apnea
    Sindhu Ramchandren
    Department of Neurology, Wayne State University Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Muscle Nerve 42:257-61. 2010
    ..05). Hypoglossal nerve conduction abnormalities may distinguish patients with OSA from controls. These abnormalities could potentially contribute to, or arise from, OSA...
  67. ncbi request reprint Toward cost-effectiveness analysis in the diagnosis and treatment of insomnia
    Susan A Martin
    Outcomes Research, Pfizer Corporation, 2800 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 8:63-72. 2004
    ....
  68. doi request reprint Approach to the patient with sleep complaints
    Alp Sinan Baran
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Semin Neurol 29:297-304. 2009
    ..Nonsleep specialists should consider obtaining assistance from sleep clinicians for more challenging presentations or management of sleep disorders unfamiliar to them...
  69. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of sleep disturbances among children at two general pediatric clinics
    Kristen Hedger Archbold
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0117, USA
    J Pediatr 140:97-102. 2002
    ..Study design: Parents of 1038 unselected children (554 boys) aged 2.0 to 13.9 years completed a validated Pediatric Sleep Questionnaire while waiting for appointments...
  70. ncbi request reprint Sleep medicine content of major medical textbooks continues to be underrepresented
    Mihai C Teodorescu
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Sleep Med 8:271-6. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to review and compare (2005 with 1998) sleep content in representative medical textbooks...
  71. ncbi request reprint How many children with ADHD have sleep apnea or periodic leg movements on polysomnography?
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep 28:1041-2. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint Sleepwalking and sleep terrors in prepubertal children: what triggers them?
    Christian Guilleminault
    Stanford University Sleep Disorders Clinic, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e17-25. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical presentation and polysomnography of prepubertal children with repetitive sleep terrors and sleepwalking, to compare them with a control group, and to evaluate the treatment of associated sleep disorders...
  73. ncbi request reprint Cognitive executive dysfunction in children with mild sleep-disordered breathing
    Kristen Hedger Archbold
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Box 357266, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 5:168-76. 2004
    ..67, P = 0.002). Mild levels of SDB and associated sleep architecture disruptions may be associated with impairment of EFs in children...
  74. ncbi request reprint The relationship between restless legs syndrome and neuropathy
    Sindhu Ramchandren
    Mov Disord 22:588; author reply 589. 2007
  75. ncbi request reprint The cyclic alternating pattern in children
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep 28:163-4. 2005
  76. ncbi request reprint Epworth sleepiness scale?
    Ronald D Chervin
    Sleep Med 4:175-6. 2003
  77. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and quality of life in children referred for limb pain
    Mona M LaPlant
    Department of Pediatric Rheumatology, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55102, USA
    J Rheumatol 34:2486-90. 2007
    ..Children with limb pain have significantly diminished quality of life. Although this could result directly from the pain, we investigated the extent to which associated insomnia may contribute...