Studi clinici e pubblicazioni

L'efficacia del cuscino SOS SNORE LESS nel trattamento del russamento posizionale nella sindrome delle apnee ostruttive notturne di grado lieve e nella roncopatia cronica semplice.F. Ameli , Dott. F. Brocchetti TNFP M.E. Cabano. Dott. A. Fibbi, Dott.ssa S. Mignosi
Gruppo Ligure Medicina del Sonno
XXIII Congresso nazionale AIMS Roma, 10/13 Novembre 2013

The undervalued potential of positional therapy in position-dependent snoring and obstructive sleep apnea—a review of the literature
M. J. L. Ravesloot & J. P. van Maanen & L. Dun & N. de Vries - 24 March 2012

Association of Body Position With Severity of Apneic Events in Patients With Severe Nonpositional Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Arie Oksenberg, Iyad Khamaysi, Donald S. Silverberg and Ariel Tarasiuk
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Determining optimal sleep position in patients with positional
sleep-disordered breathing using response surface analysis
Jung Ok Lee1, Young Hwan Park2, Jung Hwa Hong2, Seung Hoon Lee1, Ki Hwan Jung4, Je Hyung Kim4, Hyeryeon Yi5 and Chol Shin1,4
1Institute of Human Genomic Study, College of Medicine, 2Department of Control and Instrumentation Engineering, 3Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, College of Medicine, 4Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, Korea University, Korea and 5Department of Nursing, Korea Nazarene University, Korea
2009 European Sleep Research Society, J. Sleep Res

Clinical Guideline for the Evaluation, Management and Long-term Care of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults (Adult Obstructive Sleep Apnea Task Force of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine )
Task Force Members: Lawrence J. Epstein, M.D.1(Chair); David Kristo, M.D.2; Patrick J. Strollo, Jr., M.D.2; Norman Friedman, M.D.3; Atul Malhotra, M.D.4; Susheel P. Patil, M.D., Ph.D.5; Kannan Ramar, M.D.6; Robert Rogers, D.M.D.7; Richard J. Schwab, M.D.8; Edward M. Weaver, M.D., M.P.H.9; Michael D. Weinstein, M.D.10
1Sleep HealthCenters, Brighton, MA and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; 3University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO; 4Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA; 5Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; 6Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; 7Pittsburgh Dental Sleep Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA; 8University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; 9University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA; 10Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY
Submitted for publication March, 2009 Accepted for publication March, 2009 Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, Vol.5, No. 3, 2009

Relationship between the Body Position-Specific Apnea-Hypopnea Index and Subjective Sleepiness
Fujio Tanakaa Hiroshi Nakanob Nobuyuki Sudoa Chiharu Kuboa
aDepartment of Psychosomatic Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, and
bDepartment of Pulmonology, Fukuoka National Hospital, Fukuoka , Japan identified
Respiration 2009

High Prevalence of Supine Sleep in Ischemic Stroke Patients
Devin L. Brown, MD; Lynda D. Lisabeth, PhD; Michael J. Zupancic, MD;
Maryann Concannon, MSW; Cory Martin, MA, RPSGT; Ronald D. Chervin, MD, MS
Stroke - September 2008

How Reliable is the Diagnosis of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
Helen S. Driver*, Farzad Saberi, Neela Chatha, Alison M. Urton, Peter Munt
and Michael F. Fitzpatrick
Sleep Diagnosis and Therapy – Vol. 2 No 2 April-May 2007

Positioner a method for preventing sleep apnea
Helena Loord1 & Elisabeth Hultcrantz2
1Department of ENT, University Hospital, Linkoping and2 Division of ENT, Department of Neurology and Locomotion Medical Faculty, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Acta Oto-Laryngologica, 2007

Positional Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients: A 6-Month Follow-Up Study
Arie Oksenberg, PhD; Donald Silverberg, MD; Dalia Offenbach; Elena Arons, PhD
Laryngoscope 116 - November 2006

Positional Treatment vs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in Patients With Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
Ruzica Jokic, MD; Artur Klimaszewski, MD; Margaret Crossley, PhD;
Guruswamy Sridhar, MD; and Michael F. Fitzpatrick, MD
CHEST / 115 / 3 / March, 1999

Positional vs Nonpositional Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients. Anthropomorphic, Nocturnal Polysomnographic and Multiple Sleep Latency Test Data
Arie Oksenberg, PhD; Donald S. Silverberg, MD; Elena Arons, PhD; and Henryk Radwan, MD
CHEST / 112 / 3 / September, 1997