Relationships Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease
Paul Knoepflmacher, MD
During the past several years, the relationship between cardiovascular disease (CVD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has been the subject of intense investigation.
Sleep-Related Hypoventilation Syndromes; Congenital Alveolar Hypoventilation Syndrome
Madeleine M. Grigg-Damberger, MD
Brain Activation Changes Before and After PAP Treatment in Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Vincenza Castronovo, PhD
Cardiovascular Consequences of Sleep Apnea
Richard J. Castriotta, MD, FCCP
The relationship between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and systemic hypertension is thought to be causal, but conclusive proof remains elusive because of the number of confounding elements, most notably obesity.
- Assessment and Diagnosis
- Circadian Rhythm Disorders
- Comorbid Conditions
- Dreaming and Parasomnias
- Neurologic and Psychiatric Disorders
- Nonpharmacologic Treatment
- Public Policy and Health
- Restless Legs Syndrome
- Scientific Perspectives
- Sleep Deprivation
- Sleep Physiology
- Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders
- Special Patient Populations
Director of the Sleep Disorders and Research Center at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Mich.
Dr. Roth’s research primarily focuses on sleep processes. His work includes research on sleep loss, sleep fragmentation, and deviation from sleep processes, including pharmacologic effects and sleep pathologies.
Dr. Roth has held numerous leadership positions within his field. He is past chairman of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research Advisory Board at the National Institutes of Health and past president of the United States Sleep Research Society, the American Sleep Disorders Association, and the National Sleep Foundation. He also served as editor-in-chief of the journal Sleep.
In addition to his position at Henry Ford, he is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of Michigan School of Medicine in Ann Arbor.
He has published more than 310 manuscripts, 12 edited volumes, 150 chapters, and 450 abstracts.
Dr. Roth received his doctorate degree from the University of Cincinnati in 1970.
Continuing Education Activities
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
University of Michigan School of Medicine
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sleep Disorders and Research Center
Henry Ford Hospital
Professor of Nursing
Chair, Behavioral and Health Sciences Division
School of Nursing
Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology
Division of Sleep Medicine
School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
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Impact of sleep apnea on economics
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Opioids, sleep, and sleep-disordered breathing.
Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San...