Edward Weaver

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography indexes are discordant with quality of life, symptoms, and reaction times in sleep apnea patients
    Edward M Weaver
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:255-62. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Survival of veterans with sleep apnea: continuous positive airway pressure versus surgery
    Edward M Weaver
    Surgery and Perioperative Care Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:659-65. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography vs self-reported measures in patients with sleep apnea
    Edward M Weaver
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Disorders Center, Washington, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:453-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A critical evaluation of critical pathways in head and neck cancer
    Bevan Yueh
    Health Services Research and Development Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:89-95. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of radiofrequency treatment schemes for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    David L Steward
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0528, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:579-85. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of serious complications after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:450-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Multilevel temperature-controlled radiofrequency for obstructive sleep apnea: extended follow-up
    David L Steward
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, ML 0528, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0528, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:630-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of anatomic, physiological, and subjective measures of the nasal airway
    Derek J Lam
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98108, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:463-70. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Beware of the"..."
    Edward M Weaver
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:434; author reply 435. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleepy driver near-misses may predict accident risks
    Nelson B Powell
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Sleep 30:331-42. 2007

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography indexes are discordant with quality of life, symptoms, and reaction times in sleep apnea patients
    Edward M Weaver
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Disorders Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:255-62. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Survival of veterans with sleep apnea: continuous positive airway pressure versus surgery
    Edward M Weaver
    Surgery and Perioperative Care Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:659-65. 2004
    ..Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) improves sleep apnea survival. We tested whether CPAP is associated with better survival than uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Polysomnography vs self-reported measures in patients with sleep apnea
    Edward M Weaver
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Sleep Disorders Center, Washington, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:453-8. 2004
    ..While obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is defined by both polysomnographic (PSG) abnormalities and symptoms, severity is quantified primarily by the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) alone...
  4. ncbi request reprint A critical evaluation of critical pathways in head and neck cancer
    Bevan Yueh
    Health Services Research and Development Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:89-95. 2003
    ..Critical pathways have been purported to decrease resource utilization in the management of head and neck cancer. Prior reports have documented shorter lengths of stay (LOS) for pathway patients than for historical cohorts...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of radiofrequency treatment schemes for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    David L Steward
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0528, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:579-85. 2004
    ..We sought to determine whether increasing temperature-controlled radiofrequency tissue ablation (TCRFTA) treatments provide incremental improvement in outcomes of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incidence of serious complications after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:450-3. 2004
    ..5% and a crude mortality rate of 0.4%. The primary objective of this study was to calculate the incidence of perioperative morbidity and mortality in a large, multisite cohort of UPPP patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multilevel temperature-controlled radiofrequency for obstructive sleep apnea: extended follow-up
    David L Steward
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, ML 0528, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0528, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:630-5. 2005
    ..To determine long-term effectiveness of multilevel (tongue and palate) temperature-controlled radiofrequency tissue ablation (TCRFTA) for patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of anatomic, physiological, and subjective measures of the nasal airway
    Derek J Lam
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98108, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:463-70. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Beware of the"..."
    Edward M Weaver
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:434; author reply 435. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Sleepy driver near-misses may predict accident risks
    Nelson B Powell
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Sleep 30:331-42. 2007
    ..To quantify the prevalence of self-reported near-miss sleepy driving accidents and their association with self-reported actual driving accidents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for serious complication after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
    Eric J Kezirian
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1091-8. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of temperature-controlled radiofrequency, continuous positive airway pressure, and placebo for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    B Tucker Woodson
    Department of Otoraryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:848-61. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Practice guidelines for the perioperative management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Perioperative Management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Jeffrey B Gross
    Anesthesiology 104:1081-93; quiz 1117-8. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Sleep apnea devices and sleep apnea surgery should be compared on effectiveness, not efficacy
    Edward M Weaver
    Chest 123:961-2; author reply 962. 2003
  15. ncbi request reprint An adjunctive method of radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction of the tongue for OSAS
    Robert W Riley
    Stanford Sleep Disorders Clinic and Research Center, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:37-42. 2003
    ..Temperature-controlled radiofrequency volumetric reduction (TCRF), a minimally invasive procedure, has been used to treat tongue base obstruction in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS). An adjunctive method was objectively evaluated...
  16. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after nasal septoplasty: results from the Nasal Obstruction Septoplasty Effectiveness (NOSE) study
    Michael G Stewart
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:283-90. 2004
    ..Our goal was to assess disease-specific quality of life outcomes after nasal septoplasty in adults with nasal obstruction...
  17. doi request reprint Quality of life after tonsillectomy in adults with recurrent or chronic tonsillitis
    David L Witsell
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:S1-8. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Quality of life after tonsillectomy in children with recurrent tonsillitis
    Nira A Goldstein
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:S9-S16. 2008
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  19. pmc Invited commentary from organizations on the draft proposal released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for modification of national coverage determination 240.4
    Edward M Weaver
    American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:77. 2008

Research Grants6

  1. Nasal Turbinate Reduction & CPAP Outcomes for Sleep Apnea: A Sham-Controlled RCT
    Edward Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Nasal Obstruction and Sleep Apnea Treatment Outcomes
    Edward Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Future independent investigations of other surgically correctible anatomic abnormalities associated with sleep apnea will follow the model of this proposed research plan. ..
  3. Nasal Turbinate Reduction & CPAP Outcomes for Sleep Apnea: A Sham-Controlled RCT
    Edward Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  4. Nasal Turbinate Reduction & CPAP Outcomes for Sleep Apnea: A Sham-Controlled RCT
    Edward M Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  5. Nasal Turbinate Reduction & CPAP Outcomes for Sleep Apnea: A Sham-Controlled RCT
    Edward Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....