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Volume 12 Issue 01
Editor-in-Chief: Nancy A. Collop, MD, FAASM, Atlanta, GA
ISSN (print): 1550-9389
ISSN (online): 1550-9397

EDITORIALS

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How Did It Get Late So Soon?
  • Nancy A. Collop, MD, FAASM
pp5–6

COMMENTARY

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Home Portable Sleep Testing Has Gone Global
  • Karel Calero, MD,
  • William McDowell Anderson, MD
pp7–8

SCIENTIFIC INVESTIGATIONS

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Effects of Suvorexant, an Orexin Receptor Antagonist, on Respiration during Sleep In Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Hong Sun, MD, PhD,
  • John Palcza, MS,
  • Deborah Card, MS,
  • Adrianna Gipson, MS,
  • Russell Rosenberg, PhD,
  • Meir Kryger, MD,
  • Christopher Lines, PhD,
  • John A. Wagner, MD, PhD,
  • Matthew D. Troyer, MD
pp9–17
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Fiber and Saturated Fat Are Associated with Sleep Arousals and Slow Wave Sleep
  • Marie-Pierre St-Onge, PhD,
  • Amy Roberts, PhD,
  • Ari Shechter, PhD,
  • Arindam Roy Choudhury, PhD
pp19–24
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Evaluation of Bone Mineral Density by Computed Tomography in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Satoshi Hamada, MD,
  • Kohei Ikezoe, MD,
  • Toyohiro Hirai, MD, PhD,
  • Tsuyoshi Oguma, MD,
  • Kiminobu Tanizawa, MD, PhD,
  • Morito Inouchi, MD, PhD,
  • Tomohiro Handa, MD, PhD,
  • Toru Oga, MD, PhD,
  • Michiaki Mishima, MD, PhD,
  • Kazuo Chin, MD, PhD
pp25–34
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A Comparison of Different Success Definitions in Non-Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Using Cardiopulmonary Coupling
  • Woo Hyun Lee, MD,
  • Seung-No Hong, MD,
  • Hong Joong Kim, MD,
  • Chae-Seo Rhee, MD,
  • Chul Hee Lee, MD,
  • In-Young Yoon, MD,
  • Jeong-Whun Kim, MD
pp35–41
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Upper Airway Stimulation for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Self-Reported Outcomes at 24 Months
  • Ryan J. Soose, MD,
  • B. Tucker Woodson, MD,
  • M. Boyd Gillespie, MD,
  • Joachim T. Maurer, MD,
  • Nico de Vries, MD,
  • David L. Steward, MD,
  • Kingman P. Strohl, MD,
  • Jonathan Z. Baskin, MD,
  • Tapan A. Padhya, MD,
  • M. Safwan Badr, MD,
  • Ho-sheng Lin, MD,
  • Olivier M. Vanderveken, MD, PhD,
  • Sam Mickelson, MD,
  • Eileen Chasens, PhD,
  • Patrick J. Strollo, MD
pp43–48
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Effects of Blast Exposure on Subjective and Objective Sleep Measures in Combat Veterans with and without PTSD
  • Ryan P.J. Stocker, PsyD,
  • Benjamin T.E. Paul, MSW,
  • Oommen Mammen,
  • Hassen Khan, BS,
  • Marissa A. Cieply, BS,
  • Anne Germain, PhD
pp49–56
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Sleeping Pill Administration Time and Patient Subjective Satisfaction
  • Seockhoon Chung, MD, PhD,
  • Soyoung Youn, MD,
  • Kikyoung Yi, MD,
  • Boram Park, MD,
  • Suyeon Lee, MD
pp57–62
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Post Hoc Analysis of Data from Two Clinical Trials Evaluating the Minimal Clinically Important Change in International Restless Legs Syndrome Sum Score in Patients with Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis-Ekbom Disease)
  • William G. Ondo, MD,
  • Frank Grieger, Dipl Stat,
  • Kimberly Moran, PhD,
  • Ralf Kohnen, PhD,
  • Thomas Roth, PhD
pp63–70
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Agreement in the Scoring of Respiratory Events Among International Sleep Centers for Home Sleep Testing
  • Ulysses J. Magalang, MD,
  • Erna S. Arnardottir, PhD,
  • Ning-Hung Chen, MD,
  • Peter A. Cistulli, MD, PhD,
  • Thorarinn Gíslason, MD, PhD,
  • Diane Lim, MD,
  • Thomas Penzel, PhD,
  • Richard Schwab, MD,
  • Sergio Tufik, MD, PhD,
  • Allan I. Pack, MBChB, PhD,
  • for the SAGIC Investigators
pp71–77
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The Effects of Milnacipran on Sleep Disturbance in Fibromyalgia: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Two-Way Crossover Study
  • Mansoor Ahmed, MD,
  • Rozina Aamir, MS, MBA,
  • Zahra Jishi, MPH,
  • Martin B. Scharf, PhD
pp79–86
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Mechanism of Gastroesophageal Reflux in Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Airway Obstruction or Obesity?
  • Kelly Shepherd, PhD,
  • William Orr, PhD
pp87–94
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Performance of a Portable Sleep Monitoring Device in Individuals with High Versus Low Sleep Efficiency
  • Rachel R. Markwald, PhD,
  • Sara C. Bessman, MS,
  • Seth A. Reini, PhD,
  • Sean P.A. Drummond, PhD
pp95–103
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The Prevalence of Depression among Untreated Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Using a Standardized Psychiatric Interview
  • Erla Björnsdóttir, MS,
  • Bryndís Benediktsdóttir, MD,
  • Allan I. Pack, PhD,
  • Erna Sif Arnardottir, PhD,
  • Samuel T. Kuna, PhD,
  • Thorarinn Gíslason, PhD,
  • Brendan T. Keenan, MS,
  • Greg Maislin, MS, MA,
  • Jón Fridrik Sigurdsson, PhD
pp105–112
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REVIEW ARTICLES

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Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Obstructive Sleep Apnea Screening and Treatment in the United States: An Update and Recommendation Overview
  • Loretta J. Colvin, MS, APRN-BC,
  • Nancy A. Collop, MD
pp113–125
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SPECIAL ARTICLES

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How Reliable Is Self-Reported Body Position during Sleep?
  • Kathryn Russo, BS,
  • Matt T. Bianchi, MD, PhD
pp127–128
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The Evolution of the AASM Clinical Practice Guidelines: Another Step Forward
  • Timothy I. Morgenthaler, MD,
  • Ludmila Deriy, PhD,
  • Jonathan L. Heald, MA,
  • Sherene M. Thomas, PhD
pp129–135
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CASE REPORTS

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Mandibular Advancement Device—Emergent Central Sleep Apnea Can Resolve Spontaneously: A Case Report
  • Arjun Mohan, MD,
  • Jennifer Henderson, DO,
  • M. Jeffery Mador, MD
pp137–138
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Sleep Related Scratching: A Distinct Parasomnia?
  • Gaurav Nigam, MD,
  • Muhammad Riaz, MD, MS,
  • Shelley D. Hershner, MD,
  • Cathy A. Goldstein, MD, MS,
  • Ronald D. Chervin, MD, MS
pp139–142
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SLEEP MEDICINE PEARLS

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A 76 Year-Old Woman with Sleep and Waking Stridor, Sleep Talking, Orthostatic Hypotension, and Imbalance
  • Erik K. St. Louis, MD,
  • Ethan J. Duwell, BA,
  • Diana M. Orbelo, PhD,
  • Eduardo E. Benarroch, MD,
  • Elizabeth A. Coon, MD,
  • Bradley F. Boeve, MD,
  • Michael H. Silber, MBChB
pp143–145

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