Advanced trainees' oral presentations 2020

The Sleep Week advanced trainees' session features 23 medical advanced trainees presenting brief snapshots of their recent research projects.


  • Obstructive sleep apnoea among First Nations People in South East Queensland - Robert Carroll
  • Pacific Islanders have more apnoea-related hypoxaemia than Caucasian patients for the same obstructive event frequency - Lucy Ranzenbacher
  • Phenotyping sleep disordered breathing in motor neuron disease - A single centre 7 year retrospective study - Imran Haque
  • Prevalence of narcolepsy in a large tertiary centre in New South Wales - Esha Joshi
  • Review of work shift effects on doctors' concentration, mood and sleepiness - Susana Mu
  • Depression scores improve with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in specialized sleep clinics: real world data - Annie Walker
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea: Polysomnographic features pointing to dementia - Christopher Price
  • Experiences from an outpatient positive airway pressure (PAP) acclimatisation clinic in Canberra Hospital (2011-2019) - Michael Han
  • Comparison of inpatient and outpatient titration of domiciliary non-invasive ventilation (NIV) - Raymond Blackbeard
  • The influence of sex on comorbidities and quality of life in Australian adults with diagnosed OSA and undiagnosed but high risk OSA - Sowmya Krishnan
  • Clinical efficiency and effectiveness of home-based sleep diagnostic model for the diagnosis and management of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) in a large metropolitan tertiary adult sleep centre - Chris Langton
  • Non-physical contact delivery of auto-titration positive airway pressure therapy during New Zealand's COVID-19 lockdown - Leon Huang
  • Peri-operative assessment of sleep-disordered breathing in patients undergoing primary bariatric surgery; A single centre experience and retrospective correlation of the SOBA UK guidelines with diagnostic polysomnography - Kirryn Williams
  • Sleep disordered breathing in heart, lung; heart and lung transplant patients - Rivindi Watthayalage
  • A retrospective analysis of the efficacy of MAS devices in the management of OSA - Kieren Brown
  • Effect of tongue fat on inspiratory tongue dilation function in awake people with obstructive sleep apnoea - Emma Stumbles
  • Spirometry to identify moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea - Daniel Wang
  • Prediction of sleep hypoventilation using awake supine finger pulse oxygen saturation on room air in patients undergoing sleep studies with a high pre-test probability of sleep hypoventilation - Shu Han Emily
  • Clinical value of concurrent arterial blood gas and transcutaneous carbon dioxide monitoring during treatment sleep study: A real world experience - Cheng Siew
  • Retrospective review of self-reported versus objective sleep position in patients undergoing level 1 polysomnography at The Price Charles Hospital - Thomas Skinner
  • Determinants of short-to-medium-term CPAP compliance following CPAP titration polysomnography - Julia Bashford
  • Sleep quality and safety concerns in Australian Doctors-in-Training: a cross-sectional study - Lauren Ng
  • Inter-night concordance of nocturnal oximetry in patients with Motor Neurone Disease - Henry Ainge-Allen


Advanced Trainees 2020
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