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Randomized placebo-controlled crossover trial of continuous positive airway pressure for mild sleep Apnea/Hypopnea syndrome.
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 positiveExpand
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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 inExpand
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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
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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
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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 whichExpand
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Intracranial capacity and brain volumes are associated with cognition in healthy elderly men
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 ToExpand
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Factors impairing daytime performance in patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome.
Patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome commonly demonstrate impaired daytime performance. In a prospective study, 29 patients with sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome were assessedExpand
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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 validityExpand
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Childhood intelligence is heritable, highly polygenic and associated with FNBP1L
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. ResultsExpand
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