Sairam Parthasarathy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A pilot study of CPAP adherence promotion by peer buddies with sleep apnea
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:543-50. 2013
  2. pmc Nocturia, sleep-disordered breathing, and cardiovascular morbidity in a community-based cohort
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30969. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint "Emma's nose". Aggressive management of nasal congestion before initiating PAP therapy
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tuscon, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:473-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementation of the 80-hour work-week limitation for residents has improved patient care and education
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans, Administrative Health Care System, University ofArizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:14-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep and well-being of ICU housestaff
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, 3601 South Sixth Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Chest 131:1685-93. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A national survey of the effect of sleep medicine specialists and American Academy of Sleep Medicine Accreditation on management of obstructive sleep apnea
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:133-42. 2006
  7. pmc Insomnia in patients with COPD
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System SAVAHCS, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 35:369-75. 2012
  8. pmc Assessment of sleep in ventilator-supported critically III patients
    Cristina Ambrogio
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 31:1559-68. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of nasal pressure transducer and thermistor for detection of respiratory events during polysomnography in children
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 28:1117-21. 2005
  10. pmc Endothelial dysfunction in obstructive sleep apnea
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:409-15. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Sleep Intervention During Acute Lung Injury
    Sairam Parthasarathy; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Sleep Intervention During Acute Lung Injury
    Sairam Parthasarathy; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc A pilot study of CPAP adherence promotion by peer buddies with sleep apnea
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:543-50. 2013
    ..To obtain preliminary data on the effectiveness of PBS on sleep-specific health-related quality of life and CPAP adherence...
  2. pmc Nocturia, sleep-disordered breathing, and cardiovascular morbidity in a community-based cohort
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30969. 2012
    ..Our aims were to determine whether an association between nocturia and cardiovascular morbidity exists that is independent of SDB. We also determined whether nocturia is independently associated with SDB...
  3. ncbi request reprint "Emma's nose". Aggressive management of nasal congestion before initiating PAP therapy
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tuscon, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:473-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementation of the 80-hour work-week limitation for residents has improved patient care and education
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans, Administrative Health Care System, University ofArizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:14-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Sleep and well-being of ICU housestaff
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, 3601 South Sixth Ave, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Chest 131:1685-93. 2007
    ..To determine the effect of work-hour reduction on subjective and objective measures of sleepiness in ICU housestaff at a center...
  6. ncbi request reprint A national survey of the effect of sleep medicine specialists and American Academy of Sleep Medicine Accreditation on management of obstructive sleep apnea
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:133-42. 2006
    ..To study the effect of American Academy of Sleep Medicine accreditation of sleep centers and sleep-medicine certification of physicians on the management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  7. pmc Insomnia in patients with COPD
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System SAVAHCS, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 35:369-75. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study was to describe the prevalence of insomnia disorder in COPD and to elucidate the demographic and clinical characteristics of COPD patients that are associated with insomnia...
  8. pmc Assessment of sleep in ventilator-supported critically III patients
    Cristina Ambrogio
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 31:1559-68. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of nasal pressure transducer and thermistor for detection of respiratory events during polysomnography in children
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 28:1117-21. 2005
    ..We compared a thermistor alone, and in conjunction with a pressure transducer, for detection of sleep-disordered breathing in children during in-home polysomnography...
  10. pmc Endothelial dysfunction in obstructive sleep apnea
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:409-15. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Early CPAP use identifies subsequent adherence to CPAP therapy
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System SAVAHCS, 3601 South 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Sleep 30:320-4. 2007
    ..To explore the relationship between specific factors such as sex and early continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) use, and 30-day adherence to CPAP therapy...
  12. pmc Refill rates of accessories for positive airway pressure therapy as a surrogate measure of long-term adherence
    Nimesh Patel
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:169-75. 2012
    ..To identify and validate a surrogate measure of long-term adherence to positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  13. pmc Air leak is associated with poor adherence to autoPAP therapy
    Alexandra Valentin
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Sleep 34:801-6. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), greater levels of air leak were associated with poor adherence to autoPAP therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint How are automatic positive airway pressure and related devices prescribed by sleep physicians? A web-based survey
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, 3601 South 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:27-34. 2005
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Effect of Johrei therapy on sleep in a murine model
    Robert A Buzzetti
    Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Healthcare System, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Explore (NY) 9:100-5. 2013
    ..However, vitality can be improved by Johrei therapy. We experimented on animals to distinguish the potential benefits of Johrei therapy independent of placebo effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sleep deprivation is hyperalgesic in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Ron Schey
    The Neuroenteric Clinical Research Group, Section of Gastroenterology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona
    Gastroenterology 133:1787-95. 2007
    ..Sleep deprivation has been associated with reports of increased GERD severity. Our aim was to determine whether sleep deprivation enhances perception of intraesophageal acid in patients with GERD vs healthy controls...
  17. ncbi request reprint It doesn't sound like snoring
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, SAVAHCS and University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:206, 208. 2005
  18. doi request reprint Examination of insomnia and insomnia treatment in psychiatric inpatients
    Patricia L Haynes
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona, Department of Psychiatry, Tucson, Arizona 85724 5002, USA
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:130-6. 2011
    ..Group therapy for insomnia might be a particularly useful treatment option given polypharmacy and substance dependency issues often arising in this population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sleep and the medical profession
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administrative Health Care System, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 11:507-12. 2005
    ..This review addresses the way in which sleep physiology influences the medical profession and health care delivery...
  20. pmc A multicenter prospective comparative effectiveness study of the effect of physician certification and center accreditation on patient-centered outcomes in obstructive sleep apnea
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Arizona Respiratory Center Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:243-9. 2014
    ..To study the effect of sleep center accreditation and Sleep Medicine board certification of physicians on patient-centered outcomes in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  21. doi request reprint Adherence to positive airway pressure therapy in adults and children
    Kristen Hedger Archbold
    University of Arizona College of Nursing, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0203, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 15:585-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this review is to improve our understanding of the causes and consequences of nonadherence to PAP therapy and highlight interventions that promote adherence...
  22. pmc Polysomnography during critical illness
    Cristina Ambrogio
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:649-50. 2007
  23. pmc Control of breathing during mechanical ventilation: who is the boss?
    Kathleen Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Respir Care 56:127-36; discussion 136-9. 2011
    ..However, market forces, lack of scientific data, lack of research funding, and regulatory obstacles need to be surmounted...
  24. ncbi request reprint A case of insomnia with incontinence of emotion
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:95-6. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of sleep on patient-ventilator interaction
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Respir Care Clin N Am 11:295-305. 2005
    ..Research studies of patient-ventilator interactions should be controlled for the confounding influence of changes in the sleep-wakefulness state...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep during mechanical ventilation
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Administrative Hospital, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:489-94. 2004
    ..This review addresses the growing interest in the study of sleep during critical illness...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sleep in the intensive care unit
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Edward Hines Jr, Veterans Administrative Hospital, Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Route 111 N, Hines, IL 60141, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:197-206. 2004
    ..Measures to improve the quantity and quality of sleep in critically ill patients include careful attention to mode of mechanical ventilation, decreasing noise, and sedative agents (although the latter are double-edged swords)...
  28. pmc Is there a bidirectional relationship between obesity and sleep-disordered breathing?
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:210-1. 2008
  29. pmc Clinical guidelines for the manual titration of positive airway pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Clete A Kushida
    Stanford University Center of Excellence for Sleep Disorders, 401 Quarry Road, Suite 3301, Stanford, CA 94305 5730, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:157-71. 2008
    ..e., titration duration should be > 3 hr)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sedating medications and undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea: physician determinants and patient consequences
    Brandon Lu
    Loyola University Medical Center Maywood, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:367-71. 2005
    ..Sedative medications may be inadvertently prescribed to patients with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and may worsen daytime sleepiness...
  31. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation: let us minimize sleep disturbances
    Belen Cabello
    Intensive Medicine Service, Santa Creu i Sant Pau Hospital, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:20-6. 2007
    ..This review provides a background in mechanical ventilation and sleep...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nocturic frequency is related to severity of obstructive sleep apnea, improves with continuous positive airways treatment
    Mary P Fitzgerald
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1399-403. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between nocturia and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and the effect of continuous positive airways pressure (CPAP) therapy on nocturic frequency...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of ventilator mode on sleep quality in critically ill patients
    Sairam Parthasarathy
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Edward Hines, Jr Veterans Administrative Hospital, Illinois 60141, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:1423-9. 2002
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Sleep Intervention During Acute Lung Injury
    Sairam Parthasarathy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will find the best sleep measurement tool and administer a new medication that improves sleep by soothing inflammation which may, in the future, improve the quality of life of patients. ..
  2. Sleep Intervention During Acute Lung Injury
    Sairam Parthasarathy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will find the best sleep measurement tool and administer a new medication that improves sleep by soothing inflammation which may, in the future, improve the quality of life of patients. ..