Sharon C Phillips

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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition in which the upper airway collapses during sleep, is strongly associated with metabolic and cardiovascular diseases. Little is known how OSA affects the cerebral circulation. The goals of this study were 1) to develop a rat model of chronic OSA that involved apnea and 2) to test the hypothesis that 4 wk of apneas(More)
A new rodent model for obstructive sleep apnea: effects on ATP-mediated dilations in cerebral arteries. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition in which the upper airway collapses during sleep, is strongly associated with metabolic and cardio-vascular diseases. Little is known how OSA affects the cerebral circulation. The goals of this study were 1) to(More)
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