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A particular phenomenon of the electroencephalography (EEG) wave form is the sleep spindle, believed to function as mechanism through which long-term...

The research of my group focuses on sleep in infants and children. This is of the utmost importance to the health of every baby and child. Sleep is...

The most common sleep disorder in children, affecting over 1.5 million Australian children, is that of sleep disordered breathing, with the hallmark...

In Australia about 26,873 infants are born preterm each year. Despite an increase in survival, developmental morbidity has not improved, with more...

Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) affects 30%-80% of children with Down Syndrome (DS). Different countries have proposed different guidelines to...

Children born preterm are 3-5 times more likely to be diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) than those born at term. We have previously shown...

Individuals with Prader Willi Syndrome (PWS) have impairments in ventilatory control and are predisposed toward sleep disordered breathing due to a...