Journal of Sleep Research

April 2016, Vol. 25, Issue 2

Editorial

Models and standards in sleep research and sleep medicine
Derk-Jan Dijk
© 2016 European Sleep Research Society, J. Sleep Res., 25, 129–30

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Issue Information

Issue Information (pages 127–128)
Article first published online: 17 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12347

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Models and standards in sleep research and sleep medicine (pages 129–130)
Derk-Jan Dijk
Article first published online: 17 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12409

Two-Process model

The two-process model of sleep regulation: a reappraisal (pages 131–143)
Alexander A. Borbély, Serge Daan, Anna Wirz-Justice and Tom Deboer
Article first published online: 14 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12371

Scoring respiratory events

Variability in recording and scoring of respiratory events during sleep in Europe: a need for uniform standards (pages 144–157)
Erna S. Arnardottir, Johan Verbraecken, Marta Gonçalves, Michaela D. Gjerstad, Ludger Grote, Francisco Javier Puertas, Stefan Mihaicuta, Walter T. McNicholas and Liborio Parrino
Article first published online: 14 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12353

Measuring snoring

How to measure snoring? A comparison of the microphone, cannula and piezoelectric sensor (pages 158–168)
Erna S. Arnardottir, Bardur Isleifsson, Jon S. Agustsson, Gunnar A. Sigurdsson, Magdalena O. Sigurgunnarsdottir, Gudjon T. Sigurđarson, Gudmundur Saevarsson, Atli T. Sveinbjarnarson, Sveinbjorn Hoskuldsson and Thorarinn Gislason
Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12356

Fronal activity and cognition

Frontal metabolic activity contributes to individual differences in vulnerability toward total sleep deprivation-induced changes in cognitive function (pages 169–180)
Junling Xu, Yuanqiang Zhu, Chang Fu, Jinbo Sun, Huiqiang Li, Xuejuan Yang, Weiling Li, Wei Qin, Dapeng Shi and Jie Tian
Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12354

White matter and narcolepsy

White matter alterations in narcolepsy patients with cataplexy: tract-based spatial statistics (pages 181–189)
Yun K. Park, Oh-Hun Kwon, Eun Yeon Joo, Jae-Hun Kim, Jong M. Lee, Sung T. Kim and Seung B. Hong
Article first published online: 26 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12366

Hippocampus and sleepiness

Hippocampus volume and subjective sleepiness in older people with sleep-disordered breathing: a preliminary report (pages 190–193)
Emilia Sforza, Sébastien Celle, Magali Saint-Martin, Jean C. Barthélémy and Frédéric Roche
Article first published online: 14 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12367

Narcolepsy and bicarbonate

High bicarbonate levels in narcoleptic children (pages 194–202)
Patricia Franco, Aurelie Junqua, Anne Guignard-Perret, Aude Raoux, Magali Perier, Veronique Raverot, Bruno Claustrat, Marie-Paule Gustin, Clara Odilia Inocente and Jian-Sheng Lin
Article first published online: 17 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12357

Treatment predictor in narcolepsy

Sleep-stage sequencing of sleep-onset REM periods in MSLT predicts treatment response in patients with narcolepsy (pages 203–210)
Panagis Drakatos, Kishankumar Patel, Chiraag Thakrar, Adrian J. Williams, Brian D. Kent and Guy D. Leschziner
Article first published online: 6 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12363

Rem-sleep-behaviour disorder

Rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder symptomatic of a brain stem cavernoma (pages 211–215)
Sandra Felix, Stephane Thobois and Laure Peter-Derex
Article first published online: 18 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12364

Cardiovascular risk in depressed girls

Nocturnal indicators of increased cardiovascular risk in depressed adolescent girls (pages 216–224)
Joanna M. Waloszek, Michael J. Woods, Michelle L. Byrne, Christian L. Nicholas, Bei Bei, Greg Murray, Monika Raniti, Nicholas B. Allen and John Trinder
Article first published online: 6 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12360

Nap and night-time sleep

Integrating nap and night-time sleep into sleep patterns reveals differential links to health-relevant outcomes (pages 225–233)
Jaime K. Devine and Jutta M. Wolf
Article first published online: 31 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12369

Alternate care providers in apnea

An observational study of the effectiveness of alternative care providers in the management of obstructive sleep apnea (pages 234–240)
Sachin R. Pendharkar, Anthony Dechant, Diane P. Bischak, Willis H. Tsai, Ann-Marie Stevenson and Patrick J. Hanly
Article first published online: 27 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12358

Rumble strips and alertness

Do repeated rumble strip hits improve driver alertness? (pages 241–247)
Christopher N. Watling, Torbjörn Åkerstedt, Göran Kecklund and Anna Anund
Article first published online: 21 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12359

Pre-operative sleep screening

Variations in practice across the UK in the pre-operative screening for obstructive sleep apnea (page 248)
Sophie West, Ruth Sharrock and Simon Baudouin
Article first published online: 30 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12370

Obituary

In Memoriam (pages 249–250)
Article first published online: 17 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12412

Call for Nominations

Call for nomination for Editor-in-Chief (page 251)
Article first published online: 17 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12422

Catalogue of knowledge and skills for sleep medicine

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Regular Research Paper

 
Catalogue of knowledge and skills for sleep medicine
Thomas Penzel, Dirk Pevernagie, Zoran Dogas, Ludger Grote, Simone de Lacy, Andrea Rodenbeck, Claudio Bassetti, Søren Berg, Fabio Cirignotta, Marie-Pia d'Ortho, Diego Garcia-Borreguero, Patrick Levy, Lino Nobili, Teresa Paiva, Philippe Peigneux, Thomas Pollm[a WITH DIAERESIS]cher, Dieter Riemann, Debra J. Skene, Marco Zucconi and Colin Espie, For The Sleep Medicine Committee and The European Sleep Research Society
Article first published online: 7 OCT 2013 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12095

Sleepiness at the wheel across Europe: a survey of 19 countries

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Regular Research Paper

 
Sleepiness at the wheel across Europe: a survey of 19 countries
Marta Gonçalves, Roberto Amici, Raquel Lucas, Torbjörn Åkerstedt, Fabio Cirignotta, Jim Horne, Damien Léger, Walter T. Mcnicholas, Markku Partinen, Joaquín Téran-Santos, Philippe Peigneux and Ludger Grote
Article first published online: 12 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12267

Letters to the Editor

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Publications selected from European Sleep Laboratories

The list derived from Pubmed considers articles from European Sleep Laboratories containing the term "sleep" in the title.
(Last update: 26 April 2016).

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Neuroimage Clin. 2016 Mar 19;11:468-75. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2016.03.012. eCollection 2016.

High-density electroencephalographic recordings during sleep in children with disorders of consciousness.

Mouthon ALvan Hedel HJMeyer-Heim AKurth SRingli MPugin FHuber R.

 

 

Neurobiol Aging. 2016 May;41:107-14. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.02.009. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Relationships between sleep quality and brain volume, metabolism, and amyloid deposition in late adulthood.

Branger PArenaza-Urquijo EMTomadesso CMézenge FAndré Cde Flores RMutlu Jde La Sayette VEustache FChételat GRauchs G.

 

 

Neuroimage. 2016 Apr 18. pii: S1053-8119(16)30071-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.04.031. [Epub ahead of print]

Spindle activity phase-locked to sleep slow oscillations.

Klinzing JGMölle MWeber FSupp GHipp JFEngel AKBorn J.

 

 

Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 22;6:24828. doi: 10.1038/srep24828.

Prolonged sleep restriction induces changes in pathways involved in cholesterol metabolism and inflammatory responses.

Aho VOllila HMKronholm EBondia-Pons ISoininen PKangas AJHilvo MSeppälä IKettunen JOikonen MRaitoharju EHyötyläinen TKähönen MViikari JSHärmä MSallinen MOlkkonen VMAlenius HJauhiainen MPaunio TLehtimäki TSalomaa VOrešič MRaitakari OTAla-Korpela MPorkka-Heiskanen T.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 21:1-11. [Epub ahead of print]

Melatonin rhythms in renal transplant recipients with sleep-wake disturbances.

Burkhalter HGeest SWirz-Justice ACajochen C.

 

 

Clin EEG Neurosci. 2016 Apr 19. pii: 1550059416632413. [Epub ahead of print]

Wake and Sleep EEG in Patients With Huntington Disease: An eLORETA Study and Review of the Literature.

Piano CMazzucchi EBentivoglio ARLosurdo ACalandra Buonaura GImperatori CCortelli PDella Marca G.

 

 

J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Apr 12. pii: jc-00386-15. [Epub ahead of print]

Predicting Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Periodic Snoring Sound Recorded at Home.

Alakuijala ASalmi T.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 19:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Are chronotype, social jetlag and sleep duration associated with health measured by Work Ability Index?

Yong MFischer DGermann CLang SVetter COberlinner C.

 

 

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Apr 18. pii: 201521637. [Epub ahead of print]

Sex differences in the circadian regulation of sleep and waking cognition in humans.

Santhi NLazar ASMcCabe PJLo JCGroeger JADijk DJ.

 

 

Thorax. 2016 Apr 18. pii: thoraxjnl-2015-207700. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207700. [Epub ahead of print]

Fixed-pressure CPAP versus auto-adjusting CPAP: comparison of efficacy on blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnoea, a randomised clinical trial.

Pépin JLTamisier RBaguet JPLepaulle BArbib FArnol NTimsit JFLévy P.

 

 

Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 19;6:24717. doi: 10.1038/srep24717.

Vibration from freight trains fragments sleep: A polysomnographic study.

Smith MGCroy IHammar OPersson Waye K.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 18:1-13. [Epub ahead of print]

Circadian gene variants influence sleep and the sleep electroencephalogram in humans.

Chang AMC Bjonnes AAeschbach DBuxton OMGooley JJAnderson CReen EVCain SWCzeisler CADuffy JFLockley SWA Shea SScheer FASaxena R.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 18:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

Inter-individual differences in sleep response to shift work in novice police officers - A prospective study.

Lammers-van der Holst HMVan Dongen HPDrosopoulos SKerkhof GA.

 

 

J Hypertens. 2016 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Flavanol-rich chocolate acutely improves arterial function and working memory performance counteracting the effects of sleep deprivation in healthy individuals.

Grassi DSocci VTempesta DFerri CDe Gennaro LDesideri GFerrara M.

 

 

Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Sleep quality in patients with primary Sjögren's Syndrome.

Priori RMinniti AAntonazzo BFusconi MValesini GCurcio G.

 

 

Neuro Endocrinol Lett. 2015;36(5):430-3.

Antidepressants substantially affect basic REM sleep characteristics in narcolepsy-cataplexy patients.

Busková JKemlink DIbarburu VNevsímalová SSonka K.

 

 

Noise Health. 2015 Nov-Dec;17(79):387-93. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.169698.

Impact of overnight traffic noise on sleep quality, sleepiness, and vigilant attention in long-haul truck drivers: Results of a pilot study.

Popp RFMaier SRothe SZulley JCrönlein TWetter TCRupprecht RHajak G.

 

 

J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Dec 15;11(12):1473-4. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.5296.

Estrogen Deficiency Hampers the Beneficial Effect of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Therapy on Serum Vitamin D Concentrations in Postmenopausal Women Affected by Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Liguori CRomigi AIzzi FMercuri NBMarciani MGPlacidi F.

 

 

Clin Interv Aging. 2015 Aug 19;10:1361-6. doi: 10.2147/CIA.S84199. eCollection 2015.

Sex differences of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on flow-mediated dilation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Kallianos APanoutsopoulos AMermigkis CKostopoulos KPapamichail CKokkonouzis IKostopoulos CNikolopoulos IPapaiwannou ALampaki SOrgantzis JPitsiou GZarogoulidis PTrakada G.

 

 

Adv Exp Med Biol. 2015;873:15-23. doi: 10.1007/5584_2015_163.

Absence of Typical Symptoms and Comorbidities in Patients with Central Sleep Apnea.

Yayan JRasche K.

 

 

Int J Mol Sci. 2015 Jul 21;16(7):16514-28. doi: 10.3390/ijms160716514.

Sleep Disorders Reduce Health-Related Quality of Life in Multiple Sclerosis (Nottingham Health Profile Data in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis).

Veauthier CGaede GRadbruch HWernecke KDPaul F.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):981-6. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.010. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Prevalence and determinants of subjective sleepiness in healthy elderly with unrecognized obstructive sleep apnea.

Sforza EPichot VMartin MSBarthélémy JCRoche F.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):933-5. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.04.012. Epub 2015 May 19.

Rapid maxillary expansion (RME) for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea: a 12-year follow-up.

Pirelli PSaponara MGuilleminault C.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):936-40. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.026. Epub 2015 May 14.

Effects of sleep timing, sleep quality and sleep duration on school achievement in adolescents.

Tonetti LFabbri MFilardi MMartoni MNatale V.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):1017-9. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.019. Epub 2015 May 11.

Sleep-onset central apneas as triggers of severe nocturnal seizures.

Khachatryan SGProsperetti CRossinelli APedrazzi PAgazzi PRatti PLManconi M.

 

 

J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2015 Jul-Aug;36(6):440-9. doi: 10.1097/DBP.0000000000000181.

Does Infant Reactivity Moderate the Association Between Antenatal Maternal Depression and Infant Sleep?

Netsi Evan IJzendoorn MHBakermans-Kranenburg MJWulff KJansen PWJaddoe VWVerhulst FCTiemeier HRamchandani PG.

 

 

Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015 Aug;23(8):818-28. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2014.10.001. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

Sleep complaints and metabolic syndrome in an elderly population: the Three-City Study.

Akbaraly TNJaussent IBesset ABertrand MBarberger-Gateau PRitchie KFerrie JEKivimaki MDauvilliers Y.

Understanding Sleep: Novel Perspectives in Neurosciences

ESRS satellite symposium held at 9th FENS Forum of Neuroscience

Vol. 152, No. 2-3 (2014) Understanding Sleep: Novel Perspectives in Neurosciences

Proceedings of the ESRS satellite symposium held during the 9th Federation European Neurosciences Societies (FENS) Forum of Neuroscience, 4 July 2014, Milan, Italy

Classification internationale des pathologies du sommeil
3ième version

French translation of the ICSD-3

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The French translation of the "International Classification of Sleep Disorders - ICSD 3" was published by the French Sleep Research and Medicine Society (SFRMS).

The book can be ordered here.

White Paper "Sleepiness at the Wheel"

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Authorship

Preface: Manuel Valls, French Minsiter of Interior Affairs

Authors/ Panel of European Sleep Experts:
Torbjorn Akerstedt, Claudio Bassetti, Fabio Cirignotta, Diego García-Borreguero, Marta Gonçalves, Jim Horne, Damien Léger, Markku Partinen, Thomas Penzel, Pierre Philip, Joris C. Verster.

The book was published in 2013 in cooperation with the French Motorway Companies (ASFA) and the National Institute of Sleep and Vigilance (INSV).

 

ESRS 40th Anniversary Book

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European Sleep Research Society (1972 – 2012)
40th Anniversary of the ESRS
Editor: Claudio L. Bassetti
Co-Editors: Brigitte Knobl, Hartmut Schulz
Regensburg, Bern, 2012

Download E-Book (PDF 5,5 MB)

The print version can be ordered from Mrs. Maria Wiechmann (maria.wiechmann@esrs.eu) for a fee of € 35,00.

 

ESRS 40th Anniversary Web Gallery

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Werner P. Koella, ESRS Founding President

23rd Congress of the European Sleep Research Society

13 - 16 September 2016, Bologna, Italy  |  Register now >> 

New rules on driver licensing for patients with obstructive sleep apnea: European Union Directive 2014/85/EU

Maria R. Bonsignore, Winfried Randerath, Renata Riha, Dan Smyth, Christina Gratziou, Marta Gonçalves and Walter T. McNicholas
© 2016 European Sleep Research Society, J. Sleep Res., 25, 3–4

Expert Evaluators for European Commission Project Evaluations

Invitation to insert new sleep-oriented profiles into the expert database of the DG Research and Innovation of the European Union

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Dear ESRS Members,

During the recent visit of an ESRS delegation to Brussels, Dr Catherine Berens, who is the Head of the Neuroscience sector of the DG Research and Innovation, and her collaborator, Dr Mark Goldammer, warmly invited us to encourage ESRS members to insert their profiles into the DG Research and Innovation Expert database.

These experts are appointed by the European Commission as peer reviewers to assist in the evaluation of proposals and monitoring of actions. In addition, they are involved in the preparation, implementation or evaluation of programmes and design of policies. This includes the Horizon 2020 Advisory Groups.

The presence of sleep experts within this database is crucial for providing a focused and unbiased evaluation of sleep research and sleep medicine-related projects and to favour the presence of sleep-related topics within the forthcoming Horizon 2020 Work Programmes.

You will find detailed information regarding registration as an expert evaluator at:
ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/experts/index.html

Sleep Medicine Textbook
Editors:
Claudio Bassetti, Zoran Dogas, Philippe Peigneux
Publisher:
European Sleep Research Society (ESRS)

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Publications selected from European Sleep Laboratories

The list derived from Pubmed considers articles from European Sleep Laboratories containing the term "sleep" in the title. (Last update: 26 April 2016).

Selected publication of the week:
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Apr 18. pii: 201521637. [Epub ahead of print]

Sex differences in the circadian regulation of sleep and waking cognition in humans.

Santhi NLazar ASMcCabe PJLo JCGroeger JADijk DJ.

 

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Neuroimage Clin. 2016 Mar 19;11:468-75. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2016.03.012. eCollection 2016.

High-density electroencephalographic recordings during sleep in children with disorders of consciousness.

Mouthon ALvan Hedel HJMeyer-Heim AKurth SRingli MPugin FHuber R.

 

 

Neurobiol Aging. 2016 May;41:107-14. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.02.009. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Relationships between sleep quality and brain volume, metabolism, and amyloid deposition in late adulthood.

Branger PArenaza-Urquijo EMTomadesso CMézenge FAndré Cde Flores RMutlu Jde La Sayette VEustache FChételat GRauchs G.

 

 

Neuroimage. 2016 Apr 18. pii: S1053-8119(16)30071-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2016.04.031. [Epub ahead of print]

Spindle activity phase-locked to sleep slow oscillations.

Klinzing JGMölle MWeber FSupp GHipp JFEngel AKBorn J.

 

 

Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 22;6:24828. doi: 10.1038/srep24828.

Prolonged sleep restriction induces changes in pathways involved in cholesterol metabolism and inflammatory responses.

Aho VOllila HMKronholm EBondia-Pons ISoininen PKangas AJHilvo MSeppälä IKettunen JOikonen MRaitoharju EHyötyläinen TKähönen MViikari JSHärmä MSallinen MOlkkonen VMAlenius HJauhiainen MPaunio TLehtimäki TSalomaa VOrešič MRaitakari OTAla-Korpela MPorkka-Heiskanen T.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 21:1-11. [Epub ahead of print]

Melatonin rhythms in renal transplant recipients with sleep-wake disturbances.

Burkhalter HGeest SWirz-Justice ACajochen C.

 

 

Clin EEG Neurosci. 2016 Apr 19. pii: 1550059416632413. [Epub ahead of print]

Wake and Sleep EEG in Patients With Huntington Disease: An eLORETA Study and Review of the Literature.

Piano CMazzucchi EBentivoglio ARLosurdo ACalandra Buonaura GImperatori CCortelli PDella Marca G.

 

 

J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Apr 12. pii: jc-00386-15. [Epub ahead of print]

Predicting Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Periodic Snoring Sound Recorded at Home.

Alakuijala ASalmi T.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 19:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Are chronotype, social jetlag and sleep duration associated with health measured by Work Ability Index?

Yong MFischer DGermann CLang SVetter COberlinner C.

 

 

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Apr 18. pii: 201521637. [Epub ahead of print]

Sex differences in the circadian regulation of sleep and waking cognition in humans.

Santhi NLazar ASMcCabe PJLo JCGroeger JADijk DJ.

 

 

Thorax. 2016 Apr 18. pii: thoraxjnl-2015-207700. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207700. [Epub ahead of print]

Fixed-pressure CPAP versus auto-adjusting CPAP: comparison of efficacy on blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnoea, a randomised clinical trial.

Pépin JLTamisier RBaguet JPLepaulle BArbib FArnol NTimsit JFLévy P.

 

 

Sci Rep. 2016 Apr 19;6:24717. doi: 10.1038/srep24717.

Vibration from freight trains fragments sleep: A polysomnographic study.

Smith MGCroy IHammar OPersson Waye K.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 18:1-13. [Epub ahead of print]

Circadian gene variants influence sleep and the sleep electroencephalogram in humans.

Chang AMC Bjonnes AAeschbach DBuxton OMGooley JJAnderson CReen EVCain SWCzeisler CADuffy JFLockley SWA Shea SScheer FASaxena R.

 

 

Chronobiol Int. 2016 Apr 18:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

Inter-individual differences in sleep response to shift work in novice police officers - A prospective study.

Lammers-van der Holst HMVan Dongen HPDrosopoulos SKerkhof GA.

 

 

J Hypertens. 2016 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Flavanol-rich chocolate acutely improves arterial function and working memory performance counteracting the effects of sleep deprivation in healthy individuals.

Grassi DSocci VTempesta DFerri CDe Gennaro LDesideri GFerrara M.

 

 

Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print]

Sleep quality in patients with primary Sjögren's Syndrome.

Priori RMinniti AAntonazzo BFusconi MValesini GCurcio G.

 

 

Neuro Endocrinol Lett. 2015;36(5):430-3.

Antidepressants substantially affect basic REM sleep characteristics in narcolepsy-cataplexy patients.

Busková JKemlink DIbarburu VNevsímalová SSonka K.

 

 

Noise Health. 2015 Nov-Dec;17(79):387-93. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.169698.

Impact of overnight traffic noise on sleep quality, sleepiness, and vigilant attention in long-haul truck drivers: Results of a pilot study.

Popp RFMaier SRothe SZulley JCrönlein TWetter TCRupprecht RHajak G.

 

 

J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Dec 15;11(12):1473-4. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.5296.

Estrogen Deficiency Hampers the Beneficial Effect of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Therapy on Serum Vitamin D Concentrations in Postmenopausal Women Affected by Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Liguori CRomigi AIzzi FMercuri NBMarciani MGPlacidi F.

 

 

Clin Interv Aging. 2015 Aug 19;10:1361-6. doi: 10.2147/CIA.S84199. eCollection 2015.

Sex differences of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on flow-mediated dilation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Kallianos APanoutsopoulos AMermigkis CKostopoulos KPapamichail CKokkonouzis IKostopoulos CNikolopoulos IPapaiwannou ALampaki SOrgantzis JPitsiou GZarogoulidis PTrakada G.

 

 

Adv Exp Med Biol. 2015;873:15-23. doi: 10.1007/5584_2015_163.

Absence of Typical Symptoms and Comorbidities in Patients with Central Sleep Apnea.

Yayan JRasche K.

 

 

Int J Mol Sci. 2015 Jul 21;16(7):16514-28. doi: 10.3390/ijms160716514.

Sleep Disorders Reduce Health-Related Quality of Life in Multiple Sclerosis (Nottingham Health Profile Data in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis).

Veauthier CGaede GRadbruch HWernecke KDPaul F.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):981-6. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.010. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Prevalence and determinants of subjective sleepiness in healthy elderly with unrecognized obstructive sleep apnea.

Sforza EPichot VMartin MSBarthélémy JCRoche F.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):933-5. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.04.012. Epub 2015 May 19.

Rapid maxillary expansion (RME) for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea: a 12-year follow-up.

Pirelli PSaponara MGuilleminault C.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):936-40. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.026. Epub 2015 May 14.

Effects of sleep timing, sleep quality and sleep duration on school achievement in adolescents.

Tonetti LFabbri MFilardi MMartoni MNatale V.

 

 

Sleep Med. 2015 Aug;16(8):1017-9. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.03.019. Epub 2015 May 11.

Sleep-onset central apneas as triggers of severe nocturnal seizures.

Khachatryan SGProsperetti CRossinelli APedrazzi PAgazzi PRatti PLManconi M.

 

 

J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2015 Jul-Aug;36(6):440-9. doi: 10.1097/DBP.0000000000000181.

Does Infant Reactivity Moderate the Association Between Antenatal Maternal Depression and Infant Sleep?

Netsi Evan IJzendoorn MHBakermans-Kranenburg MJWulff KJansen PWJaddoe VWVerhulst FCTiemeier HRamchandani PG.

 

 

Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015 Aug;23(8):818-28. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2014.10.001. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

Sleep complaints and metabolic syndrome in an elderly population: the Three-City Study.

Akbaraly TNJaussent IBesset ABertrand MBarberger-Gateau PRitchie KFerrie JEKivimaki MDauvilliers Y.

EU Directive on Driving and OSAS

The Commission Directive 2014/85/EU amending Directive 2006/126/EC on driving licences has been adopted. Introducing OSAS in the Annex of fitness to drive, this directive represents a major step forward in the official recognition of sleep disorders as a major factor in driving safety.

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ESRS Wake-Up Bus Project

The bus project aims at raising awareness among general public of the importance of sleepiness as one of the main causes of road accidents. An awareness campaign will be run by the National Sleep Society of each country visited by the bus.
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Joint Campaigns: Estonia | Sweden

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Wake-Up Bus starting in Oporto, Portugal, 3 October 2013

The bus left Oporto on 3rd October and the journey ended with a meeting at the EU Parliament in Brussels held on 15 October in which the EU Parliamentarians were addressed by ESRS officers, ANSS members, and a panel of experts about “sleepiness at the wheel”- related issues.

Core Activities of the Project:

  1. European awareness campaign about sleepiness at the wheel. A Wake-up bus will run through Europe starting in Portugal and ending in Brussels. An awareness campaign will be run by the National Sleep Society of each country visited by the Wake-up bus (Austria, Croatia, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain) and of several countries (Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Lithuania, Romania, Serbia, Sweden) that cannot be reached by the bus due to time limitation.
  2. European sleep study on “Sleepiness and Accidents”. An online questionnaire has been made available by the NSS of 20 European countries. The results will be presented and discussed at the final symposium (see point 4).
  3. Creation of an ESRS expert panel on “Sleep and Driving” which performs a state of the art review and an proposal for an action plan to be delivered to EU official
  4. A one-day symposium at the EU Parliament in Brussels as the final “highlight” of the campaign

Project group:

  • Marta Goncalves, Project Coordinator, Member Executive Committee ANSS and EU Committee, ESRS
  • Ludger Grote, Chair Executive Committee Assembly of National Sleep Societies, ESRS
  • Roberto Amici, Chair EU Committee, ESRS
  • Philippe Peigneux, President of the ESRS

 

The Wake-Up Bus Project

 

Meeting and presentation at EU Parliament, Brussels, Belgium, 15-Oct-2013

Best Practice Example
The ESRS Wake-Up bus drivers were assessed by polysomnography (PSG) before the journey, a preventive measure that should be applied to all professional drivers.

[The PSG was made pro-bono at the Hospital Cuf Porto.]

Networking to Understand Sleep Functions and Dysfunctions

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ESRS Corporate Membership

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The Corporate Membership offers the opportunity to become a member of the ESRS.

As an ESRS corporate member you join the mutual efforts of ESRS members to promote all aspects of research on sleep and related areas to improve the care for patients with sleep disorders and to facilitate the dissemination of information regarding sleep research and sleep medicine.

Have a look at the many benefits you get by becoming ESRS corporate member by clicking on the link to the brochure.

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