V K Kapur

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of hypothyroidism and obstructive sleep apnea
    V K Kapur
    University of Washington, Seattle and Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Redmond, Washington, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:1379-83. 1998
  2. pmc Sleep disordered breathing and hypertension: does self-reported sleepiness modify the association?
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sleep 31:1127-32. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint More isn't always better: cost-effectiveness analysis and the case for using a split-night protocol
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:154-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness in patients with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sleep 28:472-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between chronically disrupted sleep and healthcare use
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Sleep 25:289-96. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Rates of sensor loss in unattended home polysomnography: the influence of age, gender, obesity, and sleep-disordered breathing
    V K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Sleep 23:682-8. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea: diagnosis, epidemiology, and economics
    Vishesh K Kapur
    UW Medicine Sleep Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 55:1155-67. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between gender and measures of daytime somnolence in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Carol M Baldwin
    College of Medicine and Arizona Respiratory Center University of Arizona, Tucson 85724 50301, USA
    Sleep 27:305-11. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep and reported daytime sleepiness in normal subjects: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Joyce A Walsleben
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, New York University School of Medicine, USA
    Sleep 27:293-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Practice parameters for the use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure devices to treat adult patients with sleep-related breathing disorders
    Clete A Kushida
    Stanford University Center of Excellence for Sleep Disorders, Stanford, CA, USA
    Sleep 29:375-80. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of hypothyroidism and obstructive sleep apnea
    V K Kapur
    University of Washington, Seattle and Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Redmond, Washington, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:1379-83. 1998
    ..47 (95% CI 0.8-2.8). Limitations in study design may have limited our ability to detect a statistically significant association between OSA and hypothyroidism...
  2. pmc Sleep disordered breathing and hypertension: does self-reported sleepiness modify the association?
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Sleep 31:1127-32. 2008
    ..We explore whether self-reported sleepiness modifies the relationship between sleep disordered breathing and prevalent hypertension...
  3. ncbi request reprint More isn't always better: cost-effectiveness analysis and the case for using a split-night protocol
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:154-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleepiness in patients with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sleep 28:472-7. 2005
    ..We investigated the prevalence of sleepiness as well as factors associated with sleepiness in individuals with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing (apnea-hypopnea index > or = 15)...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between chronically disrupted sleep and healthcare use
    Vishesh K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Sleep 25:289-96. 2002
    ..To determine whether chronic sleep deprivation, sleep disruption, sleepiness, insomnia, and OSA are associated with increased healthcare use in a community-based population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rates of sensor loss in unattended home polysomnography: the influence of age, gender, obesity, and sleep-disordered breathing
    V K Kapur
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Sleep 23:682-8. 2000
    ..To evaluate study failure and sensor loss in unattended home polysomnography and their relationship to age, gender, obesity, and severity of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea: diagnosis, epidemiology, and economics
    Vishesh K Kapur
    UW Medicine Sleep Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Respir Care 55:1155-67. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between gender and measures of daytime somnolence in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Carol M Baldwin
    College of Medicine and Arizona Respiratory Center University of Arizona, Tucson 85724 50301, USA
    Sleep 27:305-11. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship of gender to subjective measures of sleepiness, including the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS), in a community-based population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sleep and reported daytime sleepiness in normal subjects: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Joyce A Walsleben
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, New York University School of Medicine, USA
    Sleep 27:293-8. 2004
    ..To describe the distribution of nocturnal sleep characteristics and reports of daytime sleepiness in a large well-defined group of healthy adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Practice parameters for the use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure devices to treat adult patients with sleep-related breathing disorders
    Clete A Kushida
    Stanford University Center of Excellence for Sleep Disorders, Stanford, CA, USA
    Sleep 29:375-80. 2006
    ..9) CPAP and BPAP therapy are safe; side effects and adverse events are mainly minor and reversible. 10) BPAP may be useful in treating some forms of restrictive lung disease or hypoventilation syndromes associated with hypercapnia...
  11. pmc Practice parameters for the treatment of narcolepsy and other hypersomnias of central origin
    Timothy I Morgenthaler
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, USA
    Sleep 30:1705-11. 2007
    ....