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Randomized placebo-controlled crossover trial of continuous positive airway pressure for mild sleep Apnea/Hypopnea syndrome.
- H. Engleman, R. Kingshott, P. Wraith, T. Mackay, I. Deary, N. Douglas
- American journal of respiratory and critical care…
- 1 February 1999
The minimal disease severity at which patients with the sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (SAHS) gain benefit from treatment is not well characterized, although a pilot study of continuous positive… Expand
Longitudinal cohort study of childhood IQ and survival up to age 76
Abstract Objectives: To test the association between childhood IQ and mortality over the normal human lifespan. Design: Longitudinal cohort study. Setting: Aberdeen. Subjects: All 2792 children in… Expand
Effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on daytime function in sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the treatment of choice for the sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (SAHS); it is usually given with the aim of improving daytime cognitive function, mood,… Expand
Brain white matter tract integrity as a neural foundation for general intelligence
General intelligence is a robust predictor of important life outcomes, including educational and occupational attainment, successfully managing everyday life situations, good health and longevity.… Expand
Effect of CPAP therapy on daytime function in patients with mild sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome.
BACKGROUND Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is an effective treatment in patients with moderate and severe sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (SAHS), but the minimum illness severity at which… Expand
Intracranial capacity and brain volumes are associated with cognition in healthy elderly men
- A. MacLullich, K. Ferguson, I. Deary, J. Seckl, J. Starr, J. Wardlaw
- Psychology, Medicine
- 23 July 2002
Background Brain size and intracranial capacity are correlated with cognitive performance in young healthy adults, but data are lacking on these relationships in older healthy adults. Objective To… Expand
Genome-wide association study of alcohol consumption and genetic overlap with other health-related traits in UK Biobank
Factors impairing daytime performance in patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome.
- K. Cheshire, H. Engleman, I. Deary, C. Shapiro, N. Douglas
- Archives of internal medicine
- 1 March 1992
Patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome commonly demonstrate impaired daytime performance. In a prospective study, 29 patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome were assessed… Expand
The NART as an index of prior intellectual functioning: a retrospective validity study covering a 66-year interval.
BACKGROUND The National Adult Reading Test (NART) is widely used in research and clinical practice as an estimate of pre-morbid or prior ability. However, most of the evidence on the NART's validity… Expand
Childhood intelligence is heritable, highly polygenic and associated with FNBP1L
- B. Benyamin, BSt Pourcain, +40 authors P. Visscher
- Psychology, Medicine
- Molecular Psychiatry
- 1 February 2014
Intelligence in childhood, as measured by psychometric cognitive tests, is a strong predictor of many important life outcomes, including educational attainment, income, health and lifespan. Results… Expand