Sharon Merritt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Herbal remedies: efficacy in controlling sleepiness and promoting sleep
    S L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Nurse Pract Forum 11:87-100. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Pupil staging and EEG measurement of sleepiness
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 52:97-112. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and the association with cardiovascular risk
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 19:19-27. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:49-52. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Herbal remedies: efficacy in controlling sleepiness and promoting sleep
    S L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 South Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Nurse Pract Forum 11:87-100. 2000
    ..Given the rapid increase in use of herbals, health care professionals need to educate themselves and their patients about the use of these preparations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pupil staging and EEG measurement of sleepiness
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 52:97-112. 2004
    ..The ALT is convenient, easily repeatable and less technically demanding than EEG sleepiness measures, and it deserves more comprehensive testing as a valid measure of sleepiness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and the association with cardiovascular risk
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 19:19-27. 2004
    ..Because effective treatment is available for sleep apnea, this condition needs to be diagnosed and treated in persons with cardiovascular disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome
    Sharon L Merritt
    Center for Narcolepsy Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:49-52. 2004

Research Grants3

  1. PUPILLOMETRIC SLEEPINESS IN TREATED SLEEP DISORDERS
    Sharon Merritt; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results will provide evidence about the PUI as a reliable and valid objective outcome measure of waking tendency among controls, and pre-post-treatment for OSA and narcolepsy subjects. ..