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The MISSION Act: Challenges to VA Sleep Medicine and Other VA Specialties.

Kuna ST.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019 Jul 16. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201906-1278ED. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.


Definition of excessive daytime sleepiness in the general population: Feeling sleepy relates better to sleep-related symptoms and quality of life than the Epworth Sleepiness Scale score. Results from an epidemiological study.

Thorarinsdottir EH, Bjornsdottir E, Benediktsdottir B, Janson C, Gislason T, Aspelund T, Kuna ST, Pack AI, Arnardottir ES.

J Sleep Res. 2019 Apr 10:e12852. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12852. [Epub ahead of print]


Validation of the Nox-T3 Portable Monitor for Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Chang Y, Xu L, Han F, Keenan BT, Kneeland-Szanto E, Zhang R, Zhang W, Yu Y, Zuo Y, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2019 Apr 15;15(4):587-596. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7720.


Neural network analysis of sleep stages enables efficient diagnosis of narcolepsy.

Stephansen JB, Olesen AN, Olsen M, Ambati A, Leary EB, Moore HE, Carrillo O, Lin L, Han F, Yan H, Sun YL, Dauvilliers Y, Scholz S, Barateau L, Hogl B, Stefani A, Hong SC, Kim TW, Pizza F, Plazzi G, Vandi S, Antelmi E, Perrin D, Kuna ST, Schweitzer PK, Kushida C, Peppard PE, Sorensen HBD, Jennum P, Mignot E.

Nat Commun. 2018 Dec 6;9(1):5229. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-07229-3.


Sleep duration and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure in adults not on antihypertensive medications.

Shulman R, Cohen DL, Grandner MA, Gislason T, Pack AI, Kuna ST, Townsend RR, Cohen JB.

J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2018 Dec;20(12):1712-1720. doi: 10.1111/jch.13416. Epub 2018 Oct 30.


Physical Activity Following Positive Airway Pressure Treatment in Adults With and Without Obesity and With Moderate-Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Feng Y, Maislin D, Keenan BT, Gislason T, Arnardottir ES, Benediktsdottir B, Chirinos JA, Townsend RR, Staley B, Pack FM, Sifferman A, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2018 Oct 15;14(10):1705-1715. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7378.


Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Primary Care. Ready or Not?

Kuna ST.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Sep 1;198(5):557-558. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201803-0555ED. No abstract available.


Reliability of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine Rules for Assessing Sleep Depth in Clinical Practice.

Younes M, Kuna ST, Pack AI, Walsh JK, Kushida CA, Staley B, Pien GW.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2018 Feb 15;14(2):205-213. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.6934.


Effect of CPAP, Weight Loss, or CPAP Plus Weight Loss on Central Hemodynamics and Arterial Stiffness.

Jain S, Gurubhagavatula I, Townsend R, Kuna ST, Teff K, Wadden TA, Chittams J, Hanlon AL, Maislin G, Saif H, Broderick P, Ahmad Z, Pack AI, Chirinos JA.

Hypertension. 2017 Dec;70(6):1283-1290. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.117.09392. Epub 2017 Oct 16.


Mask Refills as a Measure of PAP Adherence.

Scharf MT, Keenan BT, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2017 Nov 15;13(11):1337-1344. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.6810.


Carotid Artery Wall Thickness in Obese and Nonobese Adults With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Before and Following Positive Airway Pressure Treatment.

Kim J, Mohler ER 3rd, Keenan BT, Maislin D, Arnardottir ES, Gislason T, Benediktsdottir B, Gudmundsdottir S, Sifferman A, Staley B, Pack FM, Maislin G, Chirinos JA, Townsend RR, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2017 Sep 1;40(9). doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsx126.


Effects of a lifestyle intervention on REM sleep-related OSA severity in obese individuals with type 2 diabetes.

Shechter A, Foster GD, Lang W, Reboussin DM, St-Onge MP, Zammit G, Newman AB, Millman RP, Wadden TA, Jakicic JM, Strotmeyer ES, Wing RR, Pi-Sunyer FX, Kuna ST; Sleep Ahead Research Group of the Look Ahead Research Group.

J Sleep Res. 2017 Dec;26(6):747-755. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12559. Epub 2017 May 31.


Heritability of Heart Rate Response to Arousals in Twins.

Gao X, Azarbarzin A, Keenan BT, Ostrowski M, Pack FM, Staley B, Maislin G, Pack AI, Younes M, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2017 Jun 1;40(6). doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsx055.


Validation of the Nox-T3 Portable Monitor for Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Chinese Adults.

Xu L, Han F, Keenan BT, Kneeland-Szanto E, Yan H, Dong X, Chang Y, Zhao L, Zhang X, Li J, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2017 May 15;13(5):675-683. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.6582.


Insomnia complaints in lean patients with obstructive sleep apnea negatively affect positive airway pressure treatment adherence.

Eysteinsdottir B, Gislason T, Pack AI, Benediktsdottir B, Arnardottir ES, Kuna ST, Björnsdottir E.

J Sleep Res. 2017 Apr;26(2):159-165. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12482. Epub 2016 Dec 15.


Aging is Associated With an Earlier Arrival of Reflected Waves Without a Distal Shift in Reflection Sites.

Phan TS, Li JK, Segers P, Reddy-Koppula M, Akers SR, Kuna ST, Gislason T, Pack AI, Chirinos JA.

J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Aug 29;5(9). pii: e003733. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.003733.


Treatment of sleep apnea in chronic heart failure patients with auto-servo ventilation improves sleep fragmentation: a randomized controlled trial.

Hetzenecker A, Escourrou P, Kuna ST, Series F, Lewis K, Birner C, Pfeifer M, Arzt M.

Sleep Med. 2016 Jan;17:25-31. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.08.020. Epub 2015 Oct 20.


The Effect of Changes in Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Weight on Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity in Overweight Adults with Type 2 Diabetes.

Kline CE, Reboussin DM, Foster GD, Rice TB, Strotmeyer ES, Jakicic JM, Millman RP, Pi-Sunyer FX, Newman AB, Wadden TA, Zammit G, Kuna ST; Sleep AHEAD Research Group of the Look AHEAD Research Group.

Sleep. 2016 Feb 1;39(2):317-25. doi: 10.5665/sleep.5436.


Remote Ambulatory Management of Veterans with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Fields BG, Behari PP, McCloskey S, True G, Richardson D, Thomasson A, Korom-Djakovic D, Davies K, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2016 Mar 1;39(3):501-9. doi: 10.5665/sleep.5514.


The Prevalence of Depression among Untreated Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Using a Standardized Psychiatric Interview.

Björnsdóttir E, Benediktsdóttir B, Pack AI, Arnardottir ES, Kuna ST, Gíslason T, Keenan BT, Maislin G, Sigurdsson JF.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Jan;12(1):105-12. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.5406.


Web-Based Access to Positive Airway Pressure Usage with or without an Initial Financial Incentive Improves Treatment Use in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Kuna ST, Shuttleworth D, Chi L, Schutte-Rodin S, Friedman E, Guo H, Dhand S, Yang L, Zhu J, Bellamy SL, Volpp KG, Asch DA.

Sleep. 2015 Aug 1;38(8):1229-36. doi: 10.5665/sleep.4898.


Arousal Responses during Overnight Polysomnography and their Reproducibility in Healthy Young Adults.

Azarbarzin A, Ostrowski M, Younes M, Keenan BT, Pack AI, Staley B, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2015 Aug 1;38(8):1313-21. doi: 10.5665/sleep.4916.


Quality of life among untreated sleep apnea patients compared with the general population and changes after treatment with positive airway pressure.

Bjornsdottir E, Keenan BT, Eysteinsdottir B, Arnardottir ES, Janson C, Gislason T, Sigurdsson JF, Kuna ST, Pack AI, Benediktsdottir B.

J Sleep Res. 2015 Jun;24(3):328-38. doi: 10.1111/jsr.12262. Epub 2014 Nov 27.


Detection of upper airway status and respiratory events by a current generation positive airway pressure device.

Li QY, Berry RB, Goetting MG, Staley B, Soto-Calderon H, Tsai SC, Jasko JG, Pack AI, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2015 Apr 1;38(4):597-605. doi: 10.5665/sleep.4578.


Sleep architecture following a weight loss intervention in overweight and obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea and type 2 diabetes: relationship to apnea-hypopnea index.

Shechter A, St-Onge MP, Kuna ST, Zammit G, RoyChoudhury A, Newman AB, Millman RP, Reboussin DM, Wadden TA, Jakicic JM, Pi-Sunyer FX, Wing RR, Foster GD; Sleep AHEAD Research Group of the Look AHEAD Research Group.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2014 Nov 15;10(11):1205-11. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.4202.


A novel BHLHE41 variant is associated with short sleep and resistance to sleep deprivation in humans.

Pellegrino R, Kavakli IH, Goel N, Cardinale CJ, Dinges DF, Kuna ST, Maislin G, Van Dongen HP, Tufik S, Hogenesch JB, Hakonarson H, Pack AI.

Sleep. 2014 Aug 1;37(8):1327-36. doi: 10.5665/sleep.3924. Erratum in: Sleep. 2015 Nov;38(11):1827.


The effects of quetiapine on sleep in recovering alcohol-dependent subjects: a pilot study.

Chakravorty S, Hanlon AL, Kuna ST, Ross RJ, Kampman KM, Witte LM, Perlis ML, Oslin DW.

J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2014 Jun;34(3):350-4. doi: 10.1097/JCP.0000000000000130.


Symptoms of insomnia among patients with obstructive sleep apnea before and after two years of positive airway pressure treatment.

Björnsdóttir E, Janson C, Sigurdsson JF, Gehrman P, Perlis M, Juliusson S, Arnardottir ES, Kuna ST, Pack AI, Gislason T, Benediktsdóttir B.

Sleep. 2013 Dec 1;36(12):1901-9. doi: 10.5665/sleep.3226.


Comparing methods of respiratory event detection during the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.

Fields BG, Kuna ST.

J Comp Eff Res. 2012 Nov;1(6):489-99. doi: 10.2217/cer.12.58. Review.


Nocturnal sweating--a common symptom of obstructive sleep apnoea: the Icelandic sleep apnoea cohort.

Arnardottir ES, Janson C, Bjornsdottir E, Benediktsdottir B, Juliusson S, Kuna ST, Pack AI, Gislason T.

BMJ Open. 2013 May 14;3(5). pii: e002795. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-002795.


Long-term effect of weight loss on obstructive sleep apnea severity in obese patients with type 2 diabetes.

Kuna ST, Reboussin DM, Borradaile KE, Sanders MH, Millman RP, Zammit G, Newman AB, Wadden TA, Jakicic JM, Wing RR, Pi-Sunyer FX, Foster GD; Sleep AHEAD Research Group of the Look AHEAD Research Group.

Sleep. 2013 May 1;36(5):641-649A. doi: 10.5665/sleep.2618.


Agreement in computer-assisted manual scoring of polysomnograms across sleep centers.

Kuna ST, Benca R, Kushida CA, Walsh J, Younes M, Staley B, Hanlon A, Pack AI, Pien GW, Malhotra A.

Sleep. 2013 Apr 1;36(4):583-9. doi: 10.5665/sleep.2550.


Performance of an automated polysomnography scoring system versus computer-assisted manual scoring.

Malhotra A, Younes M, Kuna ST, Benca R, Kushida CA, Walsh J, Hanlon A, Staley B, Pack AI, Pien GW.

Sleep. 2013 Apr 1;36(4):573-82. doi: 10.5665/sleep.2548.


The relationship between obstructive sleep apnea and self-reported stroke or coronary heart disease in overweight and obese adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Rice TB, Foster GD, Sanders MH, Unruh M, Reboussin D, Kuna ST, Millman R, Zammit G, Wing RR, Wadden TA, Kelley D, Pi-Sunyer X, Newman AB; Sleep AHEAD Research Group.

Sleep. 2012 Sep 1;35(9):1293-8.


Heritability of performance deficit accumulation during acute sleep deprivation in twins.

Kuna ST, Maislin G, Pack FM, Staley B, Hachadoorian R, Coccaro EF, Pack AI.

Sleep. 2012 Sep 1;35(9):1223-33. doi: 10.5665/sleep.2074.


Continuous positive airway pressure treatment of sleepy patients with milder obstructive sleep apnea: results of the CPAP Apnea Trial North American Program (CATNAP) randomized clinical trial.

Weaver TE, Mancini C, Maislin G, Cater J, Staley B, Landis JR, Ferguson KA, George CF, Schulman DA, Greenberg H, Rapoport DM, Walsleben JA, Lee-Chiong T, Gurubhagavatula I, Kuna ST.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Oct 1;186(7):677-83. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201202-0200OC. Epub 2012 Jul 26.


Respiratory event detection by a positive airway pressure device.

Berry RB, Kushida CA, Kryger MH, Soto-Calderon H, Staley B, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2012 Mar 1;35(3):361-7. doi: 10.5665/sleep.1696.


Associations of sleep disturbance and duration with metabolic risk factors in obese persons with type 2 diabetes: data from the Sleep AHEAD Study.

St-Onge MP, Zammit G, Reboussin DM, Kuna ST, Sanders MH, Millman R, Newman AB, Wadden TA, Wing RR, Pi-Sunyer FX, Foster GD; Sleep AHEAD Research Group.

Nat Sci Sleep. 2012 Dec 3;4:143-50. doi: 10.2147/NSS.S35797. Print 2012.


Back to the future or forward to the past?

Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2011 Nov 1;34(11):1455-6. doi: 10.5665/sleep.1370. No abstract available.


Positive airway pressure initiation: a randomized controlled trial to assess the impact of therapy mode and titration process on efficacy, adherence, and outcomes.

Kushida CA, Berry RB, Blau A, Crabtree T, Fietze I, Kryger MH, Kuna ST, Pegram GV Jr, Penzel T.

Sleep. 2011 Aug 1;34(8):1083-92. doi: 10.5665/SLEEP.1166.


Noninferiority of functional outcome in ambulatory management of obstructive sleep apnea.

Kuna ST, Gurubhagavatula I, Maislin G, Hin S, Hartwig KC, McCloskey S, Hachadoorian R, Hurley S, Gupta R, Staley B, Atwood CW.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011 May 1;183(9):1238-44. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201011-1770OC. Epub 2011 Jan 21.


An official ATS/AASM/ACCP/ERS workshop report: Research priorities in ambulatory management of adults with obstructive sleep apnea.

Kuna ST, Badr MS, Kimoff RJ, Kushida C, Lee-Chiong T, Levy P, McNicholas WT, Strollo PJ Jr; ATS/AASM/ACCP/ERS Committee on Ambulatory Management of Adults with OSA.

Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2011 Mar;8(1):1-16. doi: 10.1513/pats.2009-042WS.


Respiratory modulation of the pharyngeal airway in lean and obese mice.

Brennick MJ, Kuna ST, Pickup S, Cater J, Schwab RJ.

Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2011 Feb 15;175(2):296-302. doi: 10.1016/j.resp.2010.12.006. Epub 2010 Dec 16.


Do cognitive perceptions influence CPAP use?

Sawyer AM, Canamucio A, Moriarty H, Weaver TE, Richards KC, Kuna ST.

Patient Educ Couns. 2011 Oct;85(1):85-91. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2010.10.014. Epub 2010 Nov 10.


Covariates of craving in actively drinking alcoholics.

Chakravorty S, Kuna ST, Zaharakis N, O'Brien CP, Kampman KM, Oslin D.

Am J Addict. 2010 Sep-Oct;19(5):450-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1521-0391.2010.00067.x.


Ambulatory management of patients with sleep apnea: is there a place for portable monitor testing?

Sunwoo B, Kuna ST.

Clin Chest Med. 2010 Jun;31(2):299-308. doi: 10.1016/j.ccm.2010.02.003.


Differences in perceptions of the diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea and continuous positive airway pressure therapy among adherers and nonadherers.

Sawyer AM, Deatrick JA, Kuna ST, Weaver TE.

Qual Health Res. 2010 Jul;20(7):873-92. doi: 10.1177/1049732310365502. Epub 2010 Mar 30.


Evaluation of sham-CPAP as a placebo in CPAP intervention studies.

Rodway GW, Weaver TE, Mancini C, Cater J, Maislin G, Staley B, Ferguson KA, George CF, Schulman DA, Greenberg H, Rapoport DM, Walsleben JA, Lee-Chiong T, Kuna ST.

Sleep. 2010 Feb;33(2):260-6.


Treatment of sleep disorders after traumatic brain injury.

Castriotta RJ, Atanasov S, Wilde MC, Masel BE, Lai JM, Kuna ST.

J Clin Sleep Med. 2009 Apr 15;5(2):137-44.

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