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Showing PubMed Articles 1–25 of 358 from Sleep medicine

Effect of exercise training on subjective parameters in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has many effects on subjective parameters of the disease, such as reduction in quality of life (QoL), sleep quality (SQ), and increases in daytime sleepiness. Studies have reported the beneficial effect of exercise training on OSA severity; however, whether it improves subjective parameters remains unclear. The purpose of the present review was to investigate the effect of exercise training on QoL, daytime sleepiness, and SQ in adults with OSA by summarizing the results of clin...

Clinical characteristics of Korean pediatric patients with restless legs syndrome.

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common neurological disorder but it is not sufficiently recognized in children and adolescents. It often overlaps with growing pains in children, and as a result the clinical characteristics of pediatric RLS are not well studied, especially in Asia. The purpose of this study is to investigate the clinical characteristics of pediatric RLS patients in Korea and compare it to those of adult RLS patients.

Predictors of adherence to positive airway pressure therapy in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

While positive airway pressure (PAP) is effective for treating sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in children, adherence is poor. Studies evaluating predictors of PAP adherence have inconsistent findings, and no rigorous reviews have been conducted. This systematic review aims to summarize the literature on predictors of PAP therapy adherence in children.

Different iron deposition patterns in hemodialysis patients with and without restless legs syndrome: a quantitative susceptibility mapping study.

Brain iron deposition in hemodialysis (HD) patients increases over time. Iron deficiency in gray matter nuclei has been reported to lead to idiopathic restless legs syndrome (RLS) symptoms. Regardless of unpleasant RLS sensations, the patterns of iron deposition between hemodialysis patients with RLS (HD-RLS) and hemodialysis patients without RLS (HD-nRLS) are still unclear. To evaluate the differences in iron deposition patterns between HD-RLS and HD-nRLS patients, we utilized quantitative susceptibility m...

Zao Ren An Shen for insomnia: a systematic review with meta-analysis.

To assess the effectiveness and safety of Zao Ren An Shen (ZRAS), a Chinese herbal medicine formula, for the treatment of insomnia.

Portable diagnosis of sleep apnea with the validation of individual event detection.

To develop an algorithm for improving apnea hypopnea index (AHI) estimation which includes event by event validation and event duration estimation. The algorithm uses breathing sounds, respiratory related movements and blood oxygen saturation (SaO).

Subjective nocturnal symptoms have different associations with depressive symptoms and anxiety than with daytime sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.

We determined the relationships among the subjective symptoms of sleep apnea and daytime sleepiness, depressive symptoms, and anxiety in adults with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Validity of the Brief Infant Sleep Questionnaire (BISQ) in Brazilian children.

To investigate the validity of the Brief Infant Sleep Questionnaire (BISQ), in assessing sleep quality in childhood.

Sleep time and sleep-related symptoms across two generations - results of the community-based RHINE and RHINESSA studies.

To analyze the association between sleep-related symptoms and sleep length in parents and their children in relation to other risk factors in both generations.

Corrigendum to "Norm-referenced scoring system for the Brief Infant Sleep Questionnaire - Revised (BISQ-R)" Sleep Med 63 (2019) 106-114.

Sleep under evolutionarily relevant conditions.

Effects of sleep duration and weekend catch-up sleep on falling injury in adolescents: a population-based study.

This population-based study aimed to determine the effects of sleep deprivation and compensatory weekend catch-up sleep on the risk of falls in adolescents.

Successful home respiratory polygraphy to investigate sleep-disordered breathing in children.

Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in children is common. Interest in sleep tests, such as polygraphy (PG), which can be performed in a non-attended setting, are gaining is increasing. PG has, however, been little studied in children with co-morbidities other than obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and in particular, if performed in a non-attended setting. We report on the feasibility and interpretability of implementing PGs at home versus in hospital.

Objective sleep measures between patients with Parkinson's disease and community-based older adults.

Previous studies comparing objective sleep measures between patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and control participants were limited by their small sample size. The purpose of this study was to compare objective sleep measures between large-scale cohorts of PD outpatients and community-based older adults.

Circulating fibrinogen levels are elevated in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a systemic review and meta-analysis.

Fibrinogen is believed to play a role in the pathophysiology of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and many studies have assessed circulating fibrinogen concentrations in OSA patients. However, the results from these studies were not consistent. To assess the association of circulating fibrinogen levels and OSA, a meta-analysis was performed.

Polysomnography findings in pediatric spinal muscular atrophy types 1-3.

Sleep disordered breathing (SDB) causes sleep disturbance and daytime symptoms in children with neuromuscular disorders. Although polysomnography (PSG) findings are well described in many neuromuscular disorders, there are limited reports from children with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The aim of this study was to determine the sleep architecture and breathing characteristics and non-invasive ventilation (NIV) use in our pediatric SMA cohort.

The meaning of the masticatory muscle tonic-type electromyographic pathway correlated with sleep bruxism and sleep-related breathing disorders - A polysomnographic study.

The coexistence of sleep-related breathing disorders (SRBD) and sleep bruxism (SB) is often mentioned in the literature. Polysomnography (PSG) with video recording gives the best opportunity to identify both of these phenomena. This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between SRBD and SB.

Total sleep time and all cancer mortality: a meta-analysis.

Update on the pharmacologic management of narcolepsy: mechanisms of action and clinical implications.

Narcolepsy is a chronic, debilitating neurological disorder of sleep-wake state instability. This instability underlies all narcolepsy symptoms, including excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), symptoms of rapid eye movement (REM) sleep dysregulation (ie, cataplexy, hypnagogic/hypnopompic hallucinations, sleep paralysis), and disrupted nighttime sleep. Several neurotransmitter systems promote wakefulness, and various neural pathways are involved in regulating REM sleep-related muscle atonia, providing multiple...

Concurrent changes in sleep and physical activity during the transition to retirement: a prospective cohort study.

Currently, little is known regarding whether changes in physical activity are associated with changes in sleep in general population. The aim of this study was to examine the association between changes in physical activity and changes in sleep duration and difficulties at retirement transition point.

Associations of accelerometer-based sleep duration and self-reported sleep difficulties with cognitive function in late mid-life: the Finnish Retirement and Aging Study.

Prior evidence suggests that sleep duration and sleep difficulties may be associated with cognitive function in old age, but little is known about the sleep-cognition association in late mid-life. Our aim was to examine the associations of accelerometer-based sleep duration as well as subjective sleep difficulties with different domains of cognitive function among aging workers.

Longitudinal study of striatal aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase activity in patients with idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder.

To determine if nigrostriatal dopaminergic system function, evaluated by aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase (AADC) activity using 6-[F]fluoro-meta-tyrosine brain positron emission tomography (FMT-PET) can accurately and efficiently identify idiopathic rapid-eye-movement behavior disorder (IRBD) individuals at risk for conversion to a clinical diagnosis of Parkinson's disease (PD) or dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB).

Associations between sleep bruxism, sleep quality, and exposure to secondhand smoke in Japanese young adults: a cross-sectional study.

Sleep bruxism, a major sleep disorder that causes serious harm to oral health, is considered a multifactorial disease. Sleep bruxism can be induced by smoking, which also adversely affects sleep quality. The objective of present study was to clarify the associations between sleep bruxism, sleep quality, and exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS).

The association between self-reported sleep dissatisfaction after the Great East Japan Earthquake, and a deteriorated socioeconomic status in the evacuation area: the Fukushima Health Management Survey.

Currently, few studies have thoroughly investigated the socioeconomic factors related to sleep problems among evacuees following a disaster.

Cardiovascular consequences of obstructive sleep apnea in women: a historical cohort study.

Evidence on sex differences in the association between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and cardiovascular outcomes is limited and controversial. We conducted a historical cohort study to investigate this relationship.

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