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Stuart F. Quan, M.D.

Gerald E. McGinnis Professor of Sleep Medicine
Harvard Title

Gerald E. McGinnis Professor Sleep Medicine

Administrative and Hospital Title(s)

Editor, Sleep and Health Education Program Harvard Medical School
Senior Physician, Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Other Affiliation(s)

Professor Emeritus of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University


Clinical: Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital 1153 Centre Street Suite 5K, Boston, MA 02130
Academic: 221 Longwood Ave., RF485, Boston, MA 02115

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Chronic circadian disruption on a high-fat diet impairs glucose tolerance.
Authors: Zitting KM, Vetrivelan R, Yuan RK, Vujovic N, Wang W, Bandaru SS, Quan SF, Klerman EB, Scheer FAJL, Buxton OM, Williams JS, Duffy JF, Saper CB, Czeisler CA.
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Factors associated with treatment outcomes after use of auto-titrating CPAP therapy in adults with obstructive sleep apnea.
Authors: Fashanu OS, Quan SF.
Sleep Breath
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The implementation of electronic health records in positive airway pressure tracking systems for better patient care: where are we now?
Authors: Mashaqi S, Quan SF.
J Clin Sleep Med
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Impact of Chronic Sleep Restriction on Sleep Continuity, Sleep Structure, and Neurobehavioral Performance.
Authors: Xin Q, Yuan RK, Zitting KM, Wang W, Purcell SM, Vujovic N, Ronda JM, Quan SF, Williams JS, Buxton OM, Duffy JF, Czeisler CA.
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A transition to the AASM recommended hypopnea definition in adults: initiatives of the Hypopnea Scoring Rule Task Force.
Authors: Berry RB, Abreu AR, Krishnan V, Quan SF, Strollo PJ, Malhotra RK.
J Clin Sleep Med
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Obstructive sleep apnea predicts 10-year cardiovascular disease-related mortality in the Sleep Heart Health Study: a machine learning approach.
Authors: Li A, Roveda JM, Powers LS, Quan SF.
J Clin Sleep Med
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Addressing rural health disparity with a novel hospital sleep apnea screening: Precision of a high-resolution pulse oximeter in screening for sleep-disordered breathing.
Authors: Stansbury R, Badami V, Rojas E, Naqvi SF, Easterling J, Abdelfattah M, Quan SF, Sharma S.
Sleep Breath
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A clinical trial to evaluate the dayzz smartphone app on employee sleep, health, and productivity at a large US employer.
Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Quan SF, Sullivan JP, Cohen-Zion M, Glasner L, Qadri S, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
PLoS One
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The Hidden Cost of Caregiving: The Association Between Self-Assessed Caregiving-Related Awakenings and Nighttime Awakenings and Workplace Productivity Impairment Among Unpaid Caregivers to Older Adults in the US.
Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Quan SF, Barger LK, Zhivotovsky S, Czeisler CA.
J Occup Environ Med
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Sleep difficulties, incident dementia and all-cause mortality among older adults across 8 years: Findings from the National Health and Aging Trends Study.
Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Barger LK, Wang W, Quan SF, Czeisler CA.
J Sleep Res
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