Stuart F Quan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of a supplementary internet based education program improves sleep literacy in college psychology students
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:155-60. 2013
  2. pmc Development and growth of a large multispecialty certification examination: sleep medicine certification--results of the first three examinations
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Dr, 2nd Floor East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:221-4. 2012
  3. pmc Parent-rated behavior problems associated with overweight before and after controlling for sleep disordered breathing
    Shelagh A Mulvaney
    School of Nursing and Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Pediatr 6:34. 2006
  4. pmc Development and results of the first ABMS subspecialty Certification Examination in Sleep Medicine
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:505-8. 2008
  5. pmc The association between obstructive sleep apnea and neurocognitive performance--the Apnea Positive Pressure Long-term Efficacy Study (APPLES)
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Sleep 34:303-314B. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with sleep-disordered breathing
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1501 N Campbell, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:149-57. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea and neurocognitive functioning in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Stuart F Quan
    Department of Medicine, Arizona Respiratory, Sleep Disorders and General Clinical Research Centers, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 North Campbell, Room 2305 Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Med 7:498-507. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: How much do we really sleep?
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:17-8; discussion 19-20. 2006
  9. pmc Effects of exercise and nutritional intake on sleep architecture in adolescents
    Karim M Awad
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:117-24. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Learning in children and sleep disordered breathing: findings of the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea (tuCASA) prospective cohort study
    Kris L Kaemingk
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:1016-26. 2003

Research Grants

  1. The Sleep Heart Health Study (SHHS)
    STUART QUAN; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications86

  1. pmc Use of a supplementary internet based education program improves sleep literacy in college psychology students
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:155-60. 2013
    ..Introductory psychology is one of the most highly enrolled courses at colleges and universities. This study tested the impact of an Internet-based learning module on improving sleep literacy in this venue...
  2. pmc Development and growth of a large multispecialty certification examination: sleep medicine certification--results of the first three examinations
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 401 Park Dr, 2nd Floor East, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:221-4. 2012
    ..For each administration, candidates admitted through the fellowship training pathway scored the highest; over 90% of them passed the 2011 and 2009 examinations...
  3. pmc Parent-rated behavior problems associated with overweight before and after controlling for sleep disordered breathing
    Shelagh A Mulvaney
    School of Nursing and Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Pediatr 6:34. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the nature and prevalence of behavior problems for overweight school-aged children versus normal weight peers before and after controlling for the effect of sleep disordered breathing...
  4. pmc Development and results of the first ABMS subspecialty Certification Examination in Sleep Medicine
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:505-8. 2008
    ..The pass rate was 73%. This paper chronicles the history of a certification examination in Sleep Medicine and the development of this new ABMS examination...
  5. pmc The association between obstructive sleep apnea and neurocognitive performance--the Apnea Positive Pressure Long-term Efficacy Study (APPLES)
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Sleep 34:303-314B. 2011
    ..To determine associations between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and neurocognitive performance in a large cohort of adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity with sleep-disordered breathing
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1501 N Campbell, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:149-57. 2007
    ..A program of regular vigorous physical activity of at least 3 h per week may be a useful adjunctive treatment modality for SDB, but this association needs confirmation with a prospective clinical trial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea and neurocognitive functioning in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Stuart F Quan
    Department of Medicine, Arizona Respiratory, Sleep Disorders and General Clinical Research Centers, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1501 North Campbell, Room 2305 Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Med 7:498-507. 2006
    ..In clinical samples, patients with OSAH frequently are found to have deficits in neuropsychological function. However, the nature and severity of these abnormalities in non-clinical populations is less well defined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: How much do we really sleep?
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:17-8; discussion 19-20. 2006
  9. pmc Effects of exercise and nutritional intake on sleep architecture in adolescents
    Karim M Awad
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep Breath 17:117-24. 2013
    ..Few studies have evaluated the relationship between sleep architecture and body mass index (BMI), nutrition, and physical activity in children. This study determined the relationship between sleep architecture and diet and exercise...
  10. ncbi request reprint Learning in children and sleep disordered breathing: findings of the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea (tuCASA) prospective cohort study
    Kris L Kaemingk
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:1016-26. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Sleep architecture in normal Caucasian and Hispanic children aged 6-11 years recorded during unattended home polysomnography: experience from the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study (TuCASA)
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Med 4:13-9. 2003
    ..To obtain normative sleep architecture data from unattended home polysomnography in Caucasian and Hispanic children aged 6-11 years...
  12. pmc Normative heart rate parameters during sleep for children aged 6 to 11 years
    Kristen Hedger Archbold
    Practice Division, University of Arizona College of Nursing, Tucson, AZ 85721 0203, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:47-50. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the average sleeping heart rate of children and to determine if age, sex, body mass index (BMI) or ethnicity is related to sleeping heart rate...
  13. pmc Caffeine and screen time in adolescence: associations with short sleep and obesity
    Amy A Drescher
    Arizona Respiratory Center, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:337-42. 2011
    ..To investigate the associations between sleep duration and obesity incidence and risk factors among pre-adolescents and adolescents...
  14. pmc Incidence and remission of sleep-disordered breathing and related symptoms in 6- to 17-year old children--the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study
    James L Goodwin
    College of Medicine, Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724 5030, USA
    J Pediatr 157:57-61. 2010
    ..To determine the incidence and remission of sleep-disordered breathing in adolescent children...
  15. pmc Impact of treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on weight in obstructive sleep apnea
    Stuart F Quan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:989-93. 2013
    ..To determine the impact of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on weight change in persons with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  16. doi request reprint Conscious awakenings are commonly associated with Acid reflux events in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Choo Hean Poh
    Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Neuroenteric Clinical Research Group, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 8:851-7. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the frequency of conscious awakenings associated with acid reflux events during sleep and their relationship with symptoms in patients with GERD compared with normal subjects...
  17. pmc Incidence of restless legs syndrome and its correlates
    Pooja Budhiraja
    Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System, 3601 S 6th Ave, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:119-24. 2012
    ..Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common sensorimotor disorder whose incidence is not known. The aim of the study was to determine the incidence and correlates of RLS in a population-based sample...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes associated with sleep-disordered breathing in Caucasian and Hispanic children--the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea study (TuCASA)
    James L Goodwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep 26:587-91. 2003
    ..This report describes clinical outcomes and threshold levels of respiratory disturbance index (RDI) associated with sleep-disordered breathing in children participating in the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea study...
  19. pmc Prospective study of sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    GEORGE T O'CONNOR
    Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 179:1159-64. 2009
    ..Cross-sectional epidemiologic studies show an association between sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension, but only one cohort study has examined sleep-disordered breathing as a risk factor for incident hypertension...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison between reported and recorded total sleep time and sleep latency in 6- to 11-year-old children: the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study (TuCASA)
    James L Goodwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Box 245030, 1501 N Campbell, Room 2329, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:85-92. 2007
    ..001). Parents of schoolchildren in this population-based sample substantially overestimated their children's actual total sleep time and sleep onset latency...
  21. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography performed in the unattended home versus the attended laboratory setting--Sleep Heart Health Study methodology
    Conrad Iber
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Sleep 27:536-40. 2004
    ..To compare polysomnographic recordings obtained in the home and laboratory setting...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with incidence and persistence of symptoms of disturbed sleep in an elderly cohort: the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Stuart F Quan
    Department of Medicine, Sleep and Arizona Respiratory Centers, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    Am J Med Sci 329:163-72. 2005
    ..Factors influencing these rates were assessed as well...
  23. pmc Parasomnias and sleep disordered breathing in Caucasian and Hispanic children - the Tucson children's assessment of sleep apnea study
    James L Goodwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    BMC Med 2:14. 2004
    ..This paper characterizes the relationships between parasomnias and SDB with its associated symptoms in these children...
  24. pmc Prospective study of obstructive sleep apnea and incident coronary heart disease and heart failure: the sleep heart health study
    Daniel J Gottlieb
    VA Boston Healthcare System, and Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118 2394, USA
    Circulation 122:352-60. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the relation of obstructive sleep apnea to incident coronary heart disease and heart failure in a general community sample of adult men and women...
  25. ncbi request reprint Power spectral analysis of the sleep electroencephalogram in heartburn patients with or without gastroesophageal reflux disease: a feasibility study
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Neuroenteric Clinical Research Group, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 44:91-6. 2010
    ..Determine the feasibility of using power spectrum of the sleep electroencephalogram (EEG) as a more sensitive tool than sleep architecture to evaluate the relationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and sleep...
  26. pmc Clinical screening of school children for polysomnography to detect sleep-disordered breathing--the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea study (TuCASA)
    James L Goodwin
    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Arizona Respiratory Center, Box 245030, 1501 N Campbell, Room 2329, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:247-54. 2005
    ..This report describes the associations, specificities, sensitivities, and positive likelihood ratios of clinical symptoms to a finding of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) on polysomnography in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Normative psychomotor vigilance task performance in children ages 6 to 11--the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea (TuCASA)
    Claire C Venker
    College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep Breath 11:217-24. 2007
    ..No ethnic differences were detected. Children's PVT performance improves with age and differs by gender. These differences should be considered when the PVT is utilized in pediatric populations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea and ischemic heart disease in southwestern US veterans: implications for clinical practice
    Carol M Baldwin
    College of Nursing, Arizona State University, Southwest Borderlands Initiative, Tempe, AZ, 85287 2602, USA
    Sleep Breath 9:111-8. 2005
    ..07-8.42]. These data reinforce the importance of recognizing OSA within the veterans affairs health care system and suggest that early detection of OSA may improve veterans' health and well-being and reduce associated medical costs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure elevation associated with sleep-related breathing disorder in a community sample of white and Hispanic children: the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea study
    Paul L Enright
    Arizona Respiratory Center, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson 85724, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:901-4. 2003
    ..The Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea study (TuCASA) was designed to investigate the prevalence and correlates of objectively measured sleep-related breathing disorder (SBD) in preadolescent Hispanic and white children...
  30. pmc Effects of sleep patterns and obesity on increases in blood pressure in a 5-year period: report from the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study
    Kristen Hedger Archbold
    Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Pediatr 161:26-30. 2012
    ..To determine associations between body mass index and sleep on blood pressure in a 5-year period from childhood to adolescence...
  31. 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...
  32. pmc Relationships between sleep quality and pH monitoring findings in persons with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Ram Dickman
    Neuro Enteric Clinical Research Group, Section of Gastroenterology, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723 0001, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:505-13. 2007
    ..However, few studies have assessed the impact of gastroesophageal reflux on reported quality of sleep and quality of sleep on gastroesophageal reflux...
  33. pmc Effect of sleep disordered breathing on the sleep of bed partners in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Imran Sharief
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Sleep 31:1449-56. 2008
    ..To study the sleep quality of bed partners of persons with sleep disordered breathing in a non-clinical population based sample in a home environment...
  34. pmc Exercise is associated with a reduced incidence of sleep-disordered breathing
    Karim M Awad
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Med 125:485-90. 2012
    ..The effect of exercise on sleep-disordered breathing is unknown. While diet and weight loss have been shown to reduce the severity of sleep-disordered breathing, it is unclear whether exercise has an independent effect...
  35. 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
  36. ncbi request reprint Predictors of heartburn during sleep in a large prospective cohort study
    Ronnie Fass
    Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Chest 127:1658-66. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the clinical predictors of heartburn during sleep in a large prospective cohort study...
  37. pmc Associations of dietary intake and physical activity with sleep disordered breathing in the Apnea Positive Pressure Long-Term Efficacy Study (APPLES)
    Monica M Vasquez
    Sleep and Arizona Respiratory Centers, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:411-8. 2008
    ..98 to 408.18, p = 0.017). Although significant results were seen in a reduction of physical activity from recreational activities, this finding was explained by the increase in BMI associated with higher levels of RDI...
  38. pmc Association of incident cardiovascular disease with progression of sleep-disordered breathing
    Hassan A Chami
    The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Circulation 123:1280-6. 2011
    ..However, a reverse causal pathway whereby incident CVD causes or worsens sleep-disordered breathing has not been studied...
  39. pmc Risk of behavioral and adaptive functioning difficulties in youth with previous and current sleep disordered breathing
    Michelle M Perfect
    Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Sleep 36:517-525B. 2013
    ....
  40. 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...
  41. 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
    ....
  42. 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
    ....
  43. 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)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Short-term variability of respiration and sleep during unattended nonlaboratory polysomnography--the Sleep Heart Health Study. [corrected]
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory Center and Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Sleep 25:843-9. 2002
    ..To determine the short-term variability of indices of disturbed respiration and sleep during 2 nights of unattended nonlaboratory polysomnography conducted several months apart...
  45. ncbi request reprint Is there a relationship between obstructive sleep apnea and gastroesophageal reflux disease?
    Chad A Morse
    Neuro Enteric Clinical Research Group, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:761-8. 2004
    ..The aim of the study is to further explore the relationship between OSA and GERD in a large group of patients with OSA...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular consequences of sleep-disordered breathing: past, present and future: report of a workshop from the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    Stuart F Quan
    Arizona Respiratory and Sleep Centers, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Circulation 109:951-7. 2004
  47. pmc Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in preadolescent girls is associated with delayed breast development compared to girls without OSA
    Natalie D Shaw
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:813-8. 2013
    ..Adults with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have lower sex steroid levels than controls. We sought to determine whether OSA also interferes with reproductive hormones in adolescence by tracking the pace of pubertal development...
  48. 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
    ....
  49. pmc Sleep, glucose, and daytime functioning in youth with type 1 diabetes
    Michelle M Perfect
    Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies, University of Arizona, 1430 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Sleep 35:81-8. 2012
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Symptoms related to sleep-disordered breathing in white and Hispanic children: the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study
    James L Goodwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    Chest 124:196-203. 2003
    ..This article describes the parental report of sleep symptoms associated with SDB in Hispanic and white children...
  51. pmc The course of persistent airflow limitation in subjects with and without asthma
    Stefano Guerra
    Arizona Respiratory Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Respir Med 102:1473-82. 2008
    ..We sought to compare the natural course of lung function associated with persistent airflow limitation in subjects with and without asthma from early to late adult life...
  52. 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...
  53. doi request reprint Reassessment of the principal characteristics of gastroesophageal reflux during the recumbent period using integrated actigraphy-acquired information
    Choo Hean Poh
    Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Neuroenteric Clinical Research Group, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85723 0001, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:1024-31. 2010
    ....
  54. 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)...
  55. 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...
  56. pmc Sleep-disordered breathing and cardiovascular disorders
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Respir Care 55:1322-32; discussion 1330-2. 2010
    ..Large randomized controlled trials will further help confirm the association and elucidate the cardiovascular benefits of SDB therapy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing and cardiovascular health
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Arizona 85723, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 11:501-6. 2005
    ..This review evaluates the role of sleep-disordered breathing in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality on the basis of recent literature...
  58. ncbi request reprint Associations between chemical odor intolerance and sleep disturbances in community-living adults
    Carol M Baldwin
    Department of Medicine, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5030, USA
    Sleep Med 5:53-9. 2004
    ..To investigate associations between sleep disturbances and chemical odor intolerance (COI), which is the subjective report of feeling ill from common odors, such as carpet glue or pesticides...
  59. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing and hypertension
    Rohit Budhiraja
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System SAVAHCS, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:401-4. 2005
    ..This review evaluates the recent literature investigating this association and identifies areas where additional research is needed...
  60. ncbi request reprint Sleep disordered breathing
    Carol M Baldwin
    Arizona Respiratory Center, 1501 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724 5030, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 37:633-54, vi. 2002
    ..Epidemiology, pathophysiology, behavioral manifestations, cardiovascular comorbidity, clinical evaluation, and treatment for OSA are the main topics covered. The article concludes with the role of the nurse in SDB...
  61. ncbi request reprint Restless Legs Syndrome, Sleep, and Quality of Life among Adolescents and Young Adults
    Graciela E Silva
    University of Arizona College of Nursing, Tucson, AZ
    J Clin Sleep Med 10:779-86. 2014
    ..However, population-based studies on this association in adolescents and young adults are limited. Furthermore, few studies have evaluated the association between symptoms consistent with RLS and quality of life (QoL)...
  62. 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)...
  63. pmc Circadian rhythm sleep disorder, free-running type in a sighted male with severe depression, anxiety, and agoraphobia
    Mark A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:93-4. 2011
    ..The agoraphobia may have exacerbated the CRSD, FRT. Entrainment and stabilization of his circadian rhythm was accomplished after treatment that included melatonin, light therapy, and increased sleep structure...
  64. ncbi request reprint SLEEP year in review 2003--insomnia, sleep in psychiatric disorders, periodic limb movement disorder/restless legs syndrome, sleep in medical disorders
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep and Arizona Respiratory Centers, Department of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Sleep 27:1205-8. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the effects of medical disorders on sleep in the older patient
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep Disorders Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Geriatrics 59:37-42; quiz 45. 2004
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Serum pneumoproteins: a cross-sectional comparison of firefighters and police
    Jefferey L Burgess
    Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Arizona College of Public Health, 1435 N Fremont, Box 210468, Tucson, AZ 85719 4197, USA
    Am J Ind Med 44:246-53. 2003
    ..Serum pneumoproteins provide a measure of the permeability of the lower respiratory tract, and have shown promise as a biomarker of acute and chronic exposure to respiratory toxicants...
  67. ncbi request reprint The effects of age, sex, ethnicity, and sleep-disordered breathing on sleep architecture
    Susan Redline
    Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:406-18. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the population variability in sleep quality and to quantify the independent associations with SDB...
  68. ncbi request reprint In pursuit of knowledge
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep 26:250. 2003
  69. ncbi request reprint Behavior problems associated with sleep disordered breathing in school-aged children--the Tucson children's assessment of sleep apnea study
    Shelagh A Mulvaney
    Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement, Vanderbilt University, Peabody 151, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:322-30. 2006
    ..The purpose of the current study was to examine prevalence of and relations between a commonly used measure of nighttime breathing problems, the Respiratory Disturbance Index (RDI), and a range of problem behaviors in community children...
  70. ncbi request reprint Haptoglobin phenotype, sleep-disordered breathing, and the prevalence of cardiovascular disease: the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Andrew P Levy
    Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion lsrael Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Sleep 28:207-13. 2005
    ..We therefore sought to determine whether sleep-disordered breathing and cardiovascular disease are more strongly associated among people with the unfavorable haptoglobin phenotype...
  71. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of healthy adults into a study of overnight sleep monitoring in the home: experience of the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Bonnie K Lind
    Center for Health Policy and Research, College of Health Sciences, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho, USA
    Sleep Breath 7:13-24. 2003
    ..However, the characteristics of the new cohort may vary in several respects from their original cohorts and therefore interpretation of study results will have to consider these differences...
  72. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant nutrient intake and supplements as potential moderators of cognitive decline and cardiovascular disease in obstructive sleep apnea
    Carol M Baldwin
    College of Nursing, Arizona State University Southwest Borderlands, P O Box 872602, Tempe, AZ 85287 2602, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 9:459-76. 2005
    ....
  73. pmc History of the development of sleep medicine in the United States
    John W Shepard
    Sleep Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:61-82. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint The scoring of respiratory events in sleep: reliability and validity
    Susan Redline
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, WA 44106 6033, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:169-200. 2007
    ....
  75. 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...
  76. ncbi request reprint The Apnea Positive Pressure Long-term Efficacy Study (APPLES): rationale, design, methods, and procedures
    Clete A Kushida
    Stanford Universit y, Stanfbrd, CA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:288-300. 2006
    ..To assess the size, time course, and durability of the effects of long-term continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy on neurocognitive function, mood, sleepiness, and quality of life in patients with obstructive sleep apnea...
  77. doi request reprint Hypopnea scoring in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Stuart F Quan
    Chest 133:1054-5; discussion 1055. 2008
  78. pmc Relationship between reported and measured sleep times: the sleep heart health study (SHHS)
    Graciela E Silva
    College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0698, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:622-30. 2007
    ..This study compared sleep times from polysomnography (PSG) with self-reports of habitual sleep and sleep estimated on the morning after a PSG in adults...
  79. pmc Guests and ghosts begone-guest authorship and ghostwriting and the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
    Stuart F Quan
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:203. 2008
  80. 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)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Continuous positive airway pressure: placebo power, or does it really work?
    Sardar I Babar
    Arch Intern Med 163:519-20. 2003
  82. ncbi request reprint Open access publishing, NIH policy and the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
    Stuart F Quan
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:233-4. 2005
  83. ncbi request reprint Is a patient too sleepy to drive?
    Stuart F Quan
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:123. 2006
  84. ncbi request reprint Where have all the giants gone?
    Stuart F Quan
    J Clin Sleep Med 2:11. 2006
  85. ncbi request reprint Sleep architecture in children
    Stuart F Quan
    Sleep 28:369. 2005
  86. ncbi request reprint MRI of pharyngeal airway in children with sleep-disordered breathing
    Ralph F Fregosi
    J Appl Physiol 99:2470; author reply 2470. 2005

Research Grants1

  1. The Sleep Heart Health Study (SHHS)
    STUART QUAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Accomplishing these goals will provide important information concerning the public health impact of SDB. ..