Nathaniel F Watson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on insomnia, daytime sleepiness, and obesity in twins
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurlogy, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center at Harborview, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 29:645-9. 2006
  2. pmc Aerophagia and gastroesophageal reflux disease in patients using continuous positive airway pressure: a preliminary observation
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:434-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of obstructive sleep apnea in acromegaly
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    Sleep Med 8:539-40. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A novel method for the evaluation and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in four adults with complex congenital heart disease and Fontan repairs
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:421-4. 2009
  5. pmc Hypersomnia following traumatic brain injury
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:363-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Secondary narcolepsy following neurocysticercosis infection
    Nathaniel F Watson
    University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:41-2. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of obstructive sleep apnea in patients with congenital heart disease and Fontan procedures
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    Sleep Med 8:537-8. 2007
  8. pmc Neurologic signs and symptoms in fibromyalgia
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Sleep Medicine Institute at Harborview, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 60:2839-44. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Subjective and objective sleepiness in monozygotic twins discordant for chronic fatigue syndrome
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 27:973-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Determination of language dominance with near-infrared spectroscopy: comparison with the intracarotid amobarbital procedure
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Seizure 13:399-402. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Sleep Duration and Metabolism in Twins
    Nathaniel Watson; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on insomnia, daytime sleepiness, and obesity in twins
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurlogy, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center at Harborview, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 29:645-9. 2006
    ..To better understand the relationships of insomnia, sleepiness, and obesity...
  2. pmc Aerophagia and gastroesophageal reflux disease in patients using continuous positive airway pressure: a preliminary observation
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:434-8. 2008
    ..Associated discomfort can result in CPAP discontinuation. We hypothesize that aerophagia is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) via mechanisms involving GERD related lower esophageal sphincter (LES) compromise...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of obstructive sleep apnea in acromegaly
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    Sleep Med 8:539-40. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A novel method for the evaluation and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in four adults with complex congenital heart disease and Fontan repairs
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep Breath 13:421-4. 2009
    ..Therefore, OSA in adults with CHD may have a greater adverse impact on cardiovascular health than in the general population...
  5. pmc Hypersomnia following traumatic brain injury
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:363-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and natural history of sleepiness following traumatic brain injury...
  6. ncbi request reprint Secondary narcolepsy following neurocysticercosis infection
    Nathaniel F Watson
    University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:41-2. 2005
    ..The diagnosis of neurocysticercosis should be considered in any individual with excessive sleepiness and recent travel to endemic regions of the world...
  7. ncbi request reprint Management of obstructive sleep apnea in patients with congenital heart disease and Fontan procedures
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, USA
    Sleep Med 8:537-8. 2007
  8. pmc Neurologic signs and symptoms in fibromyalgia
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Sleep Medicine Institute at Harborview, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 60:2839-44. 2009
    ..To determine the type and frequency of neurologic signs and symptoms in individuals with fibromyalgia (FM)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subjective and objective sleepiness in monozygotic twins discordant for chronic fatigue syndrome
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 27:973-7. 2004
    ..To examine the association of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) with measures of objective and subjective sleepiness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Determination of language dominance with near-infrared spectroscopy: comparison with the intracarotid amobarbital procedure
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington Regional Epilepsy Center, Box 359745, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Seizure 13:399-402. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of subjective and objective measures of insomnia in monozygotic twins discordant for chronic fatigue syndrome
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology and Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 26:324-8. 2003
    ..To examine the objective and subjective measures of insomnia in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Does glucocorticoid administration prevent late seizures after head injury?
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Neurology and Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    Epilepsia 45:690-4. 2004
    ..Preventing posttraumatic epilepsy has been a difficult challenge. In this study we evaluated the association between glucocorticoid administration after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and posttraumatic seizures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Esophageal foreign bodies causing obstructive sleep apnea in a patient with Sturge-Weber syndrome
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Chest 124:400-3. 2003
    ..6 events per hour. Our report highlights the importance of considering foreign body aspiration as a cause for OSA in mentally handicapped patients...
  14. pmc Birth order and narcolepsy risk among genetically susceptible individuals: a population-based case-control study
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Sleep Center, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sleep Med 13:310-3. 2012
    ..We investigated the association between birth order and narcolepsy risk in a population-based case-control study in which all study subjects were HLA-DQB1*0602 positive...
  15. pmc Sleep duration and body mass index in twins: a gene-environment interaction
    Nathaniel F Watson
    University of Washington Medicine Sleep Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 35:597-603. 2012
    ..To examine whether sleep duration modifies genetic and environmental influences on body mass index (BMI)...
  16. doi request reprint Is Chiari I malformation associated with fibromyalgia?
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:443-8; discussion 448-9. 2011
    ..The symptoms of Chiari I Malformation (CIM) and fibromyalgia (FM) overlap. Some FM patients have been surgically treated for presumed CIM-type pathology...
  17. pmc High prevalence of restless legs syndrome among patients with fibromyalgia: a controlled cross-sectional study
    Mari Viola-Saltzman
    Department of Neurology, Loyola University Medical Center Maywood, IL, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:423-7. 2010
    ..RLS and FM have been associated in uncontrolled studies using a variety of RLS definitions. We explored this relationship using a cross-sectional study design...
  18. pmc A twin study of sleep duration and body mass index
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Department of Neurology and University of Washington Medicine Sleep Institute, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 6:11-7. 2010
    ..To determine the relative importance of genetic and environmental contributions to the association between sleep duration and body mass index (BMI)...
  19. pmc Traumatic brain injury and sleep disorders
    Mari Viola-Saltzman
    Pritzker School of Medicine, NorthShore University Health System, Department of Neurology, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Neurol Clin 30:1299-312. 2012
    ..Unfortunately, treatment of sleep disorders associated with TBI often does not improve sleepiness or neuropsychologic function...
  20. doi request reprint Sleep and comorbid neurologic disorders
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Harborview Medical Center, UW Medicine Sleep Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359803, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:148-69. 2013
    ..An understanding of the impact of sleep on neurologic disorders, and the impact of neurologic disorders on sleep, provides fresh opportunities for neurologists to improve the quality of life and functioning of their patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of splenium magnetic resonance imaging signal changes
    Michael J Doherty
    Department of Neurology, The University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:433-7. 2005
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may show discrete splenium abnormalities; however, the implications of this radiologic finding are unclear...
  22. ncbi request reprint Do nonspecific focal EEG slowing and epileptiform abnormalities favor one hemisphere?
    Michael J Doherty
    Department of Neurology and Regional Epilepsy Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Epilepsia 43:1593-5. 2002
    ..In contrast, other pathophysiologies such as stroke lateralize relatively symmetrically. Study of focal slowing and other EEG abnormalities allows assessment of favoring as well as referral and interpretation bias...
  23. ncbi request reprint The experience of earthquakes by patients with epileptic and psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Regional Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Epilepsia 43:317-20. 2002
    ..We sought to understand better the experience of seizures by studying differences in the subjective experience of being in an earthquake between patients with epileptic (EP) and nonepileptic (NES) seizures...
  24. pmc Does narcolepsy symptom severity vary according to HLA-DQB1*0602 allele status?
    Nathaniel F Watson
    Sleep Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Sleep 33:29-35. 2010
    ..To investigate associations between HLA-DQB1*0602 allele status and measures of narcolepsy symptom severity...
  25. ncbi request reprint The impact of a 4-hour sleep delay on slow wave activity in twins discordant for chronic fatigue syndrome
    Roseanne Armitage
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Sleep 30:657-62. 2007
    ..To evaluate this hypothesis, we examined the response to a sleep regulatory challenge in CFS...
  26. pmc Treatment of narcolepsy and other hypersomnias of central origin
    Merrill S Wise
    Methodist Healthcare Sleep Disorders Center Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Sleep 30:1712-27. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to summarize current knowledge about treatment of narcolepsy and other hypersomnias of central origin...
  27. ncbi request reprint Smoking and snoring in twins
    Theodore Bushnell
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:643; author reply 643. 2005

Research Grants2

  1. Sleep Duration and Metabolism in Twins
    Nathaniel Watson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Dr. Watson's sponsors, mentors, and consultants are all highly regarded and respected scientists. ..