• surgery
  • Backed by the comprehensive and technologically advanced resources of Michigan Medicine, our oral and maxillofacial surgeons and hospital dentists provide the full range of clinical services, from cleft lip and palate repair to TMJ treatment to corrective jaw surgery using advanced 3D simulation for surgical precision. (umich.edu)
  • Otolaryngology differs from other specialties because doctors receive training in both medicine and surgery-so you won't need a referral to a separate surgeon. (sutterhealth.org)
  • Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. (zocdoc.com)
  • Otorhinolaryngology /oʊtoʊˌraɪnoʊˌlærənˈɡɒlədʒi/ (also called otolaryngology-head and neck surgery) is a surgical subspecialty within medicine that deals with conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT) and related structures of the head and neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma) American Board of Otolaryngology American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Head and neck anatomy Head and neck cancer Head mirror Surgeon Audiology Oral and maxillofacial surgery Speech-language pathology "otolaryngologist" entry in: Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis, Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition, Elsevier Health Sciences, 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Meta-analysis of short sleep duration and obesity in children and adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the new study, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers surveyed about 9,700 American adults and found that 6 percent of the men and 3 percent of the women said they had been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of internal medicine physicians (internists)-specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • circadian
  • As chief of the division of sleep and chronobiology in the department of psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, David F. Dinges, Ph.D., focuses on ways sleep and the endogenous circadian pacemaker interact to control wakefulness and waking neurobehavioral functions such as physiological alertness, attention, cognitive performance, fatigue, mood, neuroendocrine profiles, immune responses and health. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • In reality, the circadian pacemaker and sleep homeostat interact dynamically, tipping the balance toward sleep at night and waking during the day. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • Even though your circadian system may be promoting wakefulness at the right time of day, if you have too great a sleep debt, your ability to function will be compromised. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • obesity
  • In the article, Laura K.P. Vricella, MD, a fellow of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the MetroHealth Medical Center, said, "As obesity rates increase among reproductive age women, the frequency of obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease in pregnancy is anticipated to rise. (prweb.com)
  • sleepiness
  • In an interview with Psychiatric Times, Dinges discussed neurobehavioral consequences of sleep loss, factors that impair sleeping, the pervasiveness of sleepiness and new ways to manage sleepiness. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • It is not uncommon to hear people attribute their sleepiness and even uncontrolled sleep attacks to a boring or sedentary activity-not appreciating that their own inherent biological drive for sleep overwhelms wakefulness when stimulation or compensatory effort are no longer enough. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • pulmonary
  • As a result, many pulmonologists are certified to practice critical care medicine in addition to pulmonary medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are fellowship programs that allow physicians to become board certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine simultaneously. (wikipedia.org)
  • Interventional pulmonology is a relatively new field within pulmonary medicine that deals with the use of procedures such as bronchoscopy and pleuroscopy to treat several pulmonary diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pulmonologist begins the diagnostic process with a general review focusing on: hereditary diseases affecting the lungs (cystic fibrosis, alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency) exposure to toxins (tobacco smoke, asbestos, exhaust fumes, coal mining fumes) exposure to infectious agents (certain types of birds, malt processing) an autoimmune diathesis that might predispose to certain conditions (pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension) Physical diagnostics are as important as in the other fields of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • Based on the assumption that individuals have different proportions of supine and non-supine sleep on different nights, positional dependency may be a potential confounder in both diagnosis, classification of OSA severity and evaluation of treatment efficacy. (diva-portal.org)
  • the study, diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea were their first tasks. (omicsonline.org)
  • cardiovascular
  • Sleep epidemiology has provided evidence for the association between sleep and various diseases, particularly metabolic and cardiovascular diseases, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Epidemiology of Sleep Disturbances and Cardiovascular Consequences. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinic
  • Dr. Gozal and researchers from University of Chicago and the University of Louisville studied 90 children who were referred to the sleep clinic to be evaluated for suspected sleep disordered breathing. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The first step is for you and your child to come to our sleep clinic and have an evaluation with one of our providers. (chw.org)
  • He became interested in the field of pain medicine while completing a clinical rotation in the Comprehensive Pain Management Center at The Cleveland Clinic. (zocdoc.com)
  • His pain management training included mentoring by several world-famous pain physicians such as Michael Stanton-Hicks, MD, Leonardo Kapural, MD, and Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD. Dr. Hogan was selected to serve as the Chief Fellow during his Pain Medicine fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic. (zocdoc.com)
  • lungs
  • When air is blocked from entering into the lungs, the individual unconsciously gasps for air and sleep is disturbed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequences
  • Clinical and medical professionals have taken less interest in the causes and consequences of good and poor sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • This then allows the collection of evidence for the causes and consequences of the quantity and quality of sleep in the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the article published by Science Daily detailing how obstructive sleep apnea can indicate cardiac dysfunction, mattress sale company Online Bed Quilt confirms the negative health consequences of sleep apnea and advises those affected to update bed products to minimize suffering. (prweb.com)
  • cardiac
  • On February 12, Online Bed Quilt, a leading mattress sale company, responds to an article published by Science Daily with regard to a new study finding that obstructive sleep apnea is an indication of cardiac dysfunction. (prweb.com)
  • medical
  • In order to provide evidence for this medical specialty, sleep epidemiology provides data on the incidence and prevalence of good and poor sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • I did a couple of rotations in medical toxicology, and that's when I decided to make that my specialty. (5280.com)
  • All children, even those with complex medical needs, can be monitored and safely cared for in our sleep labs. (chw.org)
  • It is a young field, formalized as a medical specialty little more than a decade ago. (bostonglobe.com)
  • With 148,000 members, ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization and second-largest physician group in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACP is represented in the American Medical Association, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and other organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • They include: Annals of Internal Medicine, the weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, in print twice per month and alternately online ACP Internist, an award-winning monthly newspaper for internists ACP Hospitalist, monthly publication written for those in hospital practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACP supports the optimal practice of medicine by providing opportunities for continuing medical education. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United States and Canada, otorhinolaryngology is one of the most competitive specialties in medicine in which to obtain a residency position following medical school. (wikipedia.org)
  • People
  • In people with obstructive sleep apnea soft tissue in the back of the. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Half of medicine is knowing people, liking them, and helping them through these crises. (5280.com)
  • It's tough-most people I meet don't have all that much time to sleep. (5280.com)
  • The article said obstructive sleep apnea causes some people to stop breathing during sleep. (prweb.com)
  • Because truckers may sleep in their own bed one night, a motel room the next, and their own cabin after that, the annoyance of lugging around CPAP equipment and setting it up properly renders CPAP ineffective for many people. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Far too many people are sleep-deprived to the point of requiring caffeine, exogenous stimulation and compensatory effort to remain awake. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • Disease management has evolved from managed care, specialty capitation, and health service demand management, and refers to the processes and people concerned with improving or maintaining health in large populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • 30 kg/m2, and a clinical history of snoring and witnessed apneas are predictors of moderate/severe OSA. (diva-portal.org)
  • Provent works across mild, moderate, and severe OSA and utilizes nasal expiratory positive airway pressure (EPAP) to keep a patient's airway open during sleep. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Pregnant women with sleep apnea could actually harm their unborn children because of the severe pauses in breathing during the night. (prweb.com)
  • fellowship
  • Dr. Hogan is fellowship-trained and board-certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology. (zocdoc.com)
  • Fellowship and Mastership in ACP are the organization's way of noting outstanding achievement in internal medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following residency training, some otolaryngologist-head & neck surgeons complete an advanced sub-specialty fellowship, where training can be one to two years in duration. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Dr. Hogan's recent training experience and background in anesthesiology and pain medicine provides him with the skills necessary to provide the highest quality pain management care in Arizona. (zocdoc.com)
  • Many will also choose to train in critical care medicine as part of a dual specialty. (verywell.com)
  • Though workers have lost their jobs, the change in sleep testing is a prime example of the kind of shift - the replacement of an outmoded and expensive health care service with a cheaper technology - that's necessary to control health care costs, said Austin Frakt, a Boston University health economist. (bostonglobe.com)
  • ACP's mission is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACP's Center for Ethics & Professionalism seeks to advance physician and public understanding of ethics and professionalism issues in the practice of medicine in order to enhance patient care by promoting the highest ethical standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tracheal tubes are commonly used for airway management in the settings of general anesthesia, critical care, mechanical ventilation, and emergency medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The clinical curriculum focuses on patient care and is competency-based with additional clinical experience provided by rotations to specialty and community clinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • The reasons include sleep loss from occupational demands such as shift work or jet lag, sleep loss associated with aging and other developmental issues and, most pervasively, sleep loss associated with lifestyles that put a premium on waking activities. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • specialist
  • Our sleep specialists conduct a comprehensive evaluation in which a sleep specialist will talk with you and your child about his or her sleep problems. (chw.org)
  • Sleep tests give your sleep specialist important information about your child's health. (chw.org)
  • health
  • There is growing recognition of the importance of sleep on our health and wellbeing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies provide the direction for research into interventions on sleep to improve health and well being. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACP's Washington, D.C., office monitors and responds to public policy issues that affect public health and the practice of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • awareness
  • But it has grown quickly, with greater public awareness that apnea - affecting up to 7 percent of men and 5 percent of women - can lead to dangerous drowsy driving and increase the risk of heart failure or stroke. (bostonglobe.com)
  • General
  • Medicare spending on sleep testing in clinics increased nearly fourfold in eight years, to $235 million in 2009, according to a report from the US Office of the Inspector General , which highlighted sleep testing as an area it plans to examine for patterns of fraud or overuse. (bostonglobe.com)
  • biology
  • OMICS International is a scientific event organizer, which has a portfolio of 1000+ international conferences in areas such as Medicine, Engineering & Technology, Life sciences and Applied Biology. (omicsonline.org)
  • guardian
  • To help families and children feel more comfortable, we offer space for one parent/guardian to stay overnight with the child during the sleep study. (chw.org)
  • study
  • Although the study uncovered an association between obstructive sleep apnea and depression, it did not prove a cause-and-effect relationship. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The children's first sample of urine was collected the morning after the sleep study. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In some cases, Children's sleep professionals will recommend your child participate in an overnight sleep study in one of our two sleep laboratories. (chw.org)
  • In 1998, ACP merged with the American Society of Internal Medicine (ASIM), which was established in 1956 to study economic aspects of medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Although the duration of sleep needed for stable waking functions varies among individuals and across the life span, daily sleep in our species is an average duration of eight hours. (psychiatrictimes.com)