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    • Applicability of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea 

      Del Re, Mariana Pantaleão [UNIFESP]; Melo, Camila Maria de [UNIFESP]; Santos, Marcus Vinicius Lucio dos [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de (Sbem-Soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2017)
      Objective: To investigate the applicability of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure (REE) in obese individuals with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and the effects of OSA severity on REE. Materials and methods: ...
    • The association between the Framingham risk score and sleep: A São Paulo epidemiological sleep study 

      Cintra, Fátima Dumas [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, Lia Rita Azeredo [UNIFESP]; Santos-Silva, Rogerio [UNIFESP]; Andersen, Monica Levy [UNIFESP]; De Paola, Angelo Amato Vincenzo [UNIFESP]; Poyares, Dalva [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2012-06-01)
      Background: Sleep is an important factor in the maintenance of cardiovascular integrity. It seems that cardiovascular injury and sleep impairment is another chicken or egg puzzle and we hypothesized that the higher the ...
    • Attitudes and knowledge about obstructive sleep apnea among Latin American primary care physicians 

      Ojeda, Ivan Cherrez; Jeffe, Donna B.; Guerrero, Thomas; Mantilla, Ronnie; Santoro, Ilka Lopes [UNIFESP]; Gabino, Gustavo; Calderon, Juan C.; Caballero, Fernan; Mori, Jose; Cherrez, Annia (Elsevier B.V., 2013-10-01)
      Objectives: We aimed to evaluate Latin American primary care physicians' knowledge and attitudes about obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) using a Spanish-language version of the OSA Knowledge and Attitudes (OSAKA) questionnaire ...
    • Avaliação do processamento auditivo em crianças com síndrome da apnéia/hipopnéia obstrutiva do sono 

      Ziliotto, Karin Neves [UNIFESP]; Colella-Santos, Maria Francisca [UNIFESP]; Monteiro, Valeria G. [UNIFESP]; Pradella-Hallinan, Márcia Lurdes de Cássia [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Gustavo A. [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Liliane Desgualdo [UNIFESP]; Weckx, Luc Louis Maurice [UNIFESP]; Fujita, Reginaldo Raimundo [UNIFESP]; Pizarro, Gilberto Ulson [UNIFESP] (ABORL-CCF Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial, 2006-06-01)
      INTRODUCTION: The obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a respiratory disorder that occurs during sleep and it is relatively common in children. AIM: The goal of this paper is to verify if there is a relationship ...
    • Beneficial effect of donepezil on obstructive sleep apnea: A double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial 

      Sukys-Claudino, Lucia [UNIFESP]; Moraes, Walter [UNIFESP]; Guilleminault, Christian; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Poyares, Dalva [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2012-03-01)
      Introduction/objectives: Previous publications have shown beneficial effects of cholinergic medication on obstructive sleep apnea (USA) in Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients. We hypothesized that cholinergic medication could ...
    • Cardiorespiratory response to exercise in men and women with obstructive sleep apnea 

      Cintra, Fatima [UNIFESP]; Poyares, Dalva [UNIFESP]; Rizzi, Camila F. [UNIFESP]; Risso, Thais T. [UNIFESP]; Skomro, Robert [UNIFESP]; Montuori, Emilio [UNIFESP]; Mello-Fujita, Luciane [UNIFESP]; Paola, Angelo de [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2009-03-01)
      Background OSA severity has been associated with self-reported lack of exercise. Most of the research has been done with men recruited from sleep clinics. There is limited data on the exercise performance of women with ...
    • Clinicals And Upper Airway Characteristics in Obese Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea 

      Martinelli, Eli O. [UNIFESP]; Haddad, Fernanda Louise M. [UNIFESP]; Stefanini, Renato [UNIFESP]; Moreira, Gustavo A. [UNIFESP]; Rapoport, Priscila B. [UNIFESP]; Gregorio, Luis Carlos [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, Lia Rita A. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2017)
      Introduction: Obesity is a factor that is strongly related to the occurrence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults, although this association remains controversial for children. Objective: The aim of this study was ...
    • Cognitive and behavioral effects of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children: a systematic literature review 

      Cardoso, Thiago da Silva Gusmão [UNIFESP]; Pompeia, Sabine [UNIFESP]; Miranda, Monica Carolina [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2018)
      Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSA) is a common respiratory sleep disorder in children that is believed to adversely affect both quality of life and cognition. The purpose of the present systematic review was to obtain ...
    • A comparison of public and private obstructive sleep apnea clinics 

      Zonato, Adriane Iurck [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, Lia Rita Azeredo [UNIFESP]; Martinho, Fernanda Louise [UNIFESP]; Baiard, P. [UNIFESP]; Togeiro, Sonia Maria [UNIFESP]; Benedito-Silva, Ana Amélia [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2004-01-01)
      The aim of the present study was to compare the clinical findings and polysomnography results obtained at public and private clinics in Brazil, the follow-up after diagnosis, and the therapeutic aspects related to continuous ...
    • Complete denture wear during sleep in elderly sleep apnea patients-a preliminary study 

      Almeida, Fernanda R.; Furuyama, Ricardo Jun; Chaccur, Danilo Chucralla; Lowe, Alan A.; Chen, Hui; Bittencourt, Lia Rita [UNIFESP]; Frigeiro, Maria L. M. A.; Tsuda, Hiroko (Springer, 2012-09-01)
      There is no consensus in the literature about the impact of complete denture wear on obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). the goal of this randomized clinical study was to assess if complete denture wear during sleep interferes ...