Fernandez, R., Moore, V., Van Ryswyk, E.M., Varoce, T.J., Rodgers, R.J., March, W., et al. (2018)Sleep disturbances in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: prevalence, pathophysiology, impact and management strategies. Nature and Science of Sleep, 2018(10) pp. 45-64.

Hnin, K., Mukherjee, S., Antic, N.A., Catcheside, P.G., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2018). The Impact of Ethnicity on the Prevalence and Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Sleep Medicine Reviews, February 2.

Jackson, M.L., McEvoy, R.D., Banks, S.B. and Barnes, M. (2018). Neurobehavioral Impairment and CPAP Treatment Response in Mild-Moderate Obstructive Sleep Apneas. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 14(1) pp. 47-56

Rowland, L.S., Aiyappan, V., Hennessy, C., Catcheside, P.G., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2018). Comparing the Efficacy, Mask Leak, Patient Adherence, and Patient Preference of Three Different CPAP Interfaces to Treat Moderate-Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 14(1) pp. 101-108.

Review Articles

Hnin K, Mukherjee S, Antic NA, Catcheside PG, Chai-Coetzer CL, McEvoy RD, Vakulin A, Impact of Ethnicity on the Prevalence and Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Sleep Medicine Reviews, accepted 11/01/18



Adams, R., Appleton, S., taylor, A., Gill, T., Lang, C., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2017). Sleep health of Australian adults in 2016: results of the 2016 Sleep Health Foundation national survey. Sleep Health, 3(1) pp. 35-42.

Adams, R.J., Appleton, S.L., Vakulin, A., Hanly, P.J., McDonald, S.P., Martin, S.A., et al. (2017). Chronic kidney disease and sleep apnea association of kidney disease with obstructive sleep apnea in a population study of men. Sleep, 40(1) [10.1093/sleep/zsw015] [Scopus]

Alsubaiei, M., Frith, P.A., Cafarella, P.A., Quinn, S., Al-Moamary, M., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2017). COPD care in Saudi Arabia: physicians' awareness and knowledge of guidelines and barriers to implementation. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis (online) International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 21(5) pp. 592-595.

Chai-Coetzer, C.L. and McEvoy, R.D. (2017). The Debate Should Now Be Over. Simplified Cardiorespiratory Sleep Tests are a Reliable, Cost-saving Option for Diagnosing Obstructive Sleep Apnea. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 29 June

Chai-Coetzer, C.L., Antic, N.A., Hamilton, G., McArdle, N., Wong, K., Yee, B., et al. (2017). Physician Decision Making and Clinical Outcomes With Laboratory Polysomnography or Limited-Channel Sleep Studies for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Randomized Trial. Annals of Internal Medicine, 166(5) pp. 332-340.

de Batlle, J., Turino, C., Sanchez-de-la-Torre, A., Abad, J., Duran-Cantolla, J., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2017). Predictors of obstructive sleep apnoea in patients admitted for acute coronary syndrome. The European Respiratory Journal, 49(3)

Deacon, N., McEvoy, R.D., Stadler, D. and Catcheside, P.G. (2017). Intermittent hypercapnic hypoxia during sleep does not induce ventilatory long term facilitation in healthy males. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 2017 Jun 15

Drager, L.F., McEvoy, R.D., Barbe Illa, F.E., Lorenzi-Filo, G., Redline, S. and INCOSACT Initiative, I.C. (2017). Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease: Lessons From Recent Trials and Need for Team Science. Circulation, 136(19) pp. 1840-1850.

Harris, M., Thomas, G., Thomas, M., Cafarella, P.A., Stocks, A., Greig, J., et al. (2017). Supporting wellbeing in motor neurone disease for patients, carers, social networks, and health professionals: A scoping review and synthesis. Palliative and Supportive Care, 22 pp. 1-10.

Harris, M., Lawn, S.J., Morello, A.L., Battersby, M.W., Ratcliffe, J., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2017). Practice change in chronic conditions care: an appraisal of theories. BMC Health Services Research, 17 pp. Art: 170. [10.1186/s12913-017-2102-x]

Lang, C., Appleton, S., Vakulin, A., McEvoy, R.D., Vincent, A., Wittert, G., et al. (2017). Associations of Undiagnosed Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Excessive Daytime Sleepiness With Depression: An Australian Population Study. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 13(4) pp. 575-582. [10.5661/jcsm.6546] [Scopus]

Lang, C., Appleton, S., Vakulin, A., McEvoy, R.D., Wittert, G., Martin, S., et al. (2017). Australian men with previously undiagnosed comorbid obstructive sleep apnea and insomnia symptoms (COMISA) have a greater depression prevalence and severity than men with only one of these disorders. Respirology, TBA(Accepted 9/3/2017)

Lang, C., Appleton, S., Vakulin, A., McEvoy, R.D., Wittert, G., martin, S., et al. (2017). Co-morbid OSA and insomnia increases depression prevalence and severity in men. Respirology, June 7

Li JJ, Appleton SL, Gill TK, Vakulin A, Wittert GA, Antic NA, Taylor AW, Adams RJ, Hill CL. Association of Musculoskeletal Joint Pain With Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Daytime Sleepiness, and Poor Sleep Quality in Men. Arthritis Care & Research, (Hoboken). 2017;69(5):742-7.

Loffler, K.A., Heeley, E., Freed, R., Anderson, C., Brockway, B., Corbett, A.J., et al. (2017). Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment on Renal Function in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, July 25, 2017

Martin, S., Appleton, S., Adams, R., Taylor, A.W., Vincent, A., Brook, N.R., et al. (2017). Erectile dysfunction is independently associated with apnea hypopnea index & oxygen desaturation index in elderly, but not younger, community-dwelling men. Sleep Health, 3 pp. 250-256. [10.1016/j.sleh.2017.04.006] [Scopus]

Qiu, Z.H., Luo, Y. and McEvoy, R.D. (2017). The Sleep Apnea Cardiovascular Endpoints (SAVE) study: implications for health services and sleep research in China and elsewhere. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 9(8) pp. 2217-2220.

Reynolds, A.C., Appleton, S., Gill, T., taylor, A., McEvoy, R.D., Ferguson, S., et al. (2017). Sickness absenteeism is associated with sleep problems independent of sleep disorders: results of the 2016 Sleep Health Foundation national survey. Sleep Health.

Ryswyk EW, Weeks R, Jarema L, O’Keefe M, Vakulin A, Catcheside P, McEvoy RD, Barger L, Potter A, Poulous N, Antic N. A novel sleep optimisation programme to improve athletes' well-being and performance. European Journal of Sport Science, 2017 Mar;17(2):144-151

Sprajcer M, Jay SM, Vincent GE, Vakulin A, Lack L, Ferguson LA. Uncertain call likelihood negatively affects sleep and next day cognitive performance while on-call in a laboratory environment. Chronobiology International, accepted Dec 21, 2017

Sweetman, A.M., Lack, L.C., Catcheside, P.G., Antic, N.A., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., Smith, S., et al. (2017). Developing a Successful Treatment for Co-morbid Insomnia and Sleep Apnea. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 33 pp. 28-38. [10.1016/j.smrv.2016.04.004]

Vakulin, A., Yap, C., McEvoy, R.D. and Chai-Coetzer, C.L. (2017). Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: Therapeutic Options and Challenges. Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics, 9 pp. 1-10.

Vakulin, A., D'Rozario, A.L., Kim, J.W., Watson, B., Cross, N.E., Wang, D., et al. (2017). Quantitative sleep EEG and polysomnographic predictors of driving simulator performance in obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, 127(2) pp. 1428-1435.

Yu, J., Zhou, Z., McEvoy, R.D., Anderson, C., Rodgers, A., Perkovic, V., et al. (2017). Association of Positive Airway Pressure With Cardiovascular Events and Death in Adults With Sleep Apnea: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA-Journal of The American Medical Association, 318(2) pp. 156-166.

Review Articles

MicicnG, Zajamsek B, Lack L, Hansen K, Doolan C, Hansen C, Vakulin A, Lovato N, Bruck D, Chai-Coetzer CL, Mercer J, Catcheside PG. A review of the potential impacts of wind farm noise on sleep. Acoustics Australia, accepted 02/11/17

Invited Reviews

Vakulin A, Yap C, McEvoy RD, Chai-Coetzer CL. Obstructive Sleep Apnoe: Therapeutic Options and Challenges. 2017, Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics 9:1-10,



Adams, R.J., Appleton, S., Taylor, A., McEvoy, R.D. and Wittert, G. (2016). Are the ICSD-3 criteria for sleep apnoea syndrome too inclusive? The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 4(5)  pp. e19-e20.

Adams, R.J., Appleton, S., Vakulin, A., Lang, C., Martin, S., Taylor, A., et al. (2016). Association of daytime sleepiness with obstructive sleep apnea and comorbidities varies by sleepiness definition in a population cohort of men. Respirology, 21(7) pp. 1314-1321. [10.1111/resp.12829] [10.1111/resp.12829q]

Appleton, S.L., Vakulin, A., Martin, S., Lang, C., Wittert, G., taylor, A., et al. (2016). Hypertension is associated with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. Chest, 150(3) pp. 495-505. [10.1016/j.chest.2016.03.010]

Appleton, S., Vakulin, A., Wittert, G., Martin, S., Grant, J., taylor, A., et al. (2016). The association of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and nocturnal hypoxemia with the development of abnormal HbA1c in a population cohort of men without diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 114 pp. 151-159. [10.1016/j.diabres.2015.12.007] [Scopus] [Web Link]

Chapman, J., Vakulin, A., Hedner, J., Yee, B.J. and Marshall, N.S. (2016). Modafinil/armodafinil in obstructive sleep apnoea: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The European Respiratory Journal, 47(5)

Cromarty, P.G., Drummond, A., Francis, T.K., Watson, J.M. and Battersby, M.W. (2016). NewAccess for depression and anxiety: adapting the UK Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Program across Australia. Australasian Psychiatry,

D’Rozario, A., Cross, N.E., Vakulin, A., Bartlett, D.J., Wong, K., Wang, D., et al. (2016). Quantitative Electroencephalogram Measures in Adult Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Potential Biomarkers of Neurobehavioural Functioning. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 127(2) pp. 1428-1435.

Elgar, N., Esterman, A.J., Antic, N.A. and Smith, B. (2016). Self-Reporting by Unsafe Drivers Is, with Education, More Effective than Mandatory Reporting by Doctors. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 12(3)  pp. 293-299.

Khanbhai, Y.T., Smith, D.P. and Battersby, M.W. (2016). Gender by Preferred Gambling Activity in Treatment Seeking Problem Gamblers: A Comparison of Subgroup Characteristics and Treatment Outcomes. Journal of Gambling Studies,

Koivu, B., Drummond, A., Battersby, M.W. and Cromarty, P.G. (2016). Large reductions in depression and anxiety via low intensity CBT delivered by novice coach. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry,  pp. 1-2.

Lack, L.C. and Lovato, N. (2016). Insomnia: Behavioural and cognitive treatments. Sleep Medicine Reviews,

Lovato, N. and Lack, L.C. (2016). Circadian phase delay using the newly developed re-timer portable light device. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 14 pp. 157-164.

Martin, S., Appleton, S., Adams, R., taylor, A., Catcheside, P.G., Vakulin, A., et al. (2016). Nocturia, other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and sleep dysfunction in a community-dwelling cohort of men. Urology, 97(Nov) pp. 219-226. [10.1016/j.urology.2016.06.022] [10.1016/j.urology.2016.06.022.] [Scopus]

Micic, G., Lovato, N., Gradisar, M.S., Ferguson, S., Burgess, H.J. and Lack, L.C. (2016). The etiology of delayed sleep phase disorder. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 27 pp. 29-38.

McEvoy, R.D., Antic, N.A., Heeley, E., Luo, Y., Ou, Q., Zhang, X., et al. (2016). CPAP for Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. New England Journal of Medicine, 375(10) pp. 919-931. [Scopus]

Myles, H., Myles, N., Antic, N.A., Adams, R., Chandratilleke, M., Liu, D., et al.  (2016). Obstructive sleep apnoea and schizophrenia; a systematic review to inform clinical practice. SCHIZOPHRENIA RESEARCH, 170(1)  pp. 222-225.

Ng, J., Aiyappan, V., Mercer, J.D., Catcheside, P.G., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., McEvoy, R.D., et al. (2016). Choosing an Oronasal Mask to Deliver Continuous Positive Airway Pressure May Cause More Upper Airway Obstruction or Lead to Higher Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Requirements than a Nasal Mask in Some Patients: A Case Series. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 12(9) pp. 1227-1232. [10.5664/jcsm.6118] [Web Link]

Ng, J., Aiyappan, V., Mercer, J.D., Chandratilleke, M., Catcheside, P.G., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., et al.  (2016). Choosing an oronasal mask to deliver CPAP may further contribute to upper airway obstruction or lead to higher CPAP pressure requirements than a nasal mask: A case series. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine,

Ryan, M.K., Mohtar, A., Cleek, T.M. and Reynolds, K.J. (2016). Time-elapsed screw insertion with microCT imaging. Journal of Biomechanics, 49(2)  pp. 295-301.

Smith, D.P., Woodman, R.J., Battersby, M.W. and Drummond, A. (2016). Exploring the measurement structure of the Gambling Related Cognitions Scale (GRCS) in treatment-seekers: A Bayesian structural equation modelling approach. Psychiatry Research, 237 pp. 90-96.

Smith, D.P., Woodman, R.J., Harvey, P.W. and Battersby, M.W. (2016). Self-perceived distress and impairment in problem gamblers: A study of pre-to post-treatment measurement invariance. Journal of Gambling Studies,

Stanislaus, V., Bastiampillai, T.J., Harris, M. and Battersby, M.W. (2016). Care plans in community mental health: an audit focusing on people with recent hospital admissions. JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES & RESEARCH,

Vakulin, A., Dorrian, J., Duggan, T.R., Litchfield, C.A., Cobb, K., Antic, N.A., et al. (2016). Behavioural Observation as a Means of Assessing Sleepiness Related Driving Impairment in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Eat, Sleep, Work, 1(1) pp. 11-22. [Web Link]

Sweetman, A.M., Lack, L.C., Catcheside, P.G., Antic, N.A., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., Smith, S., et al.  (2016). Developing a Successful Treatment for Co-morbid Insomnia and Sleep Apnea. Sleep Medicine Reviews, Available online 6 May 2016

Zhang, P., Zhang, R., Zhao, F., Heeley, E., Chai-Coetzer, C.L., Liu, J., et al. (2016). The prevalence and characteristics of obstructive sleep apnea in hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes in China. Journal of Sleep Research, 25(1) pp. 39-46.


Alsubaiei M, Cafarella P, Frith P, McEvoy D, Effing T. Current care services provided for patients with COPD in the Eastern province in Saudi Arabia: a descriptive study. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Accepted 18 August 2015.

Antic NA, Heeley E, Anderson CS, Luo Y, Wang J, Neal B, Grunstein R, Barbe F, Lorenzi-Filho G, Huang S, Redline S, Zhong N, McEvoy RD. The Sleep Apnea cardioVascular Endpoints (SAVE) trial: Rationale, ethics, design and progress. Sleep. 2015;38(8):1247-1257.

Appleton SL, Vakulin A, McEvoy RD, Vincent A, Martin SA, Grant JF, Taylor AW, Antic NA, Catcheside PG, Wittert GA, Adams RJ. Undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea is independently associated with reductions in quality of life in middle-aged, but not elderly men of a population cohort. Sleep and Breathing. Published online April 21, 2015.

Appleton, S.L., Vakulin, A., McEvoy, R.D., Wittert, G.A., Martin, S., Grant, J.F., et al. (2015). Nocturnal Hypoxemia and Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea are Associated with Incident Type 2 Diabetes in a Population Cohort of Men. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 11(6) pp. 609-614. [10.5664/jcsm.4768] [Scopus] [Web Link]

Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. Identifying and managing sleep disorders in primary care. Lancet RespirMed2015. Published online April 15, 2015.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. Integrated care for obstructive sleep apnea. European Respiratory Society Monograph 2015;67:1–12.

Deacon NL, Catcheside PG. The role of high loop gain induced by intermittent hypoxia in the pathophysiology of obstructive sleep apnoea. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 2015;22:3-14.

Heeley E, Billot L, Anderson CS, Antic NA, Neal B, McEvoy RD. Statistical analysis plan for the Sleep Apnea cardioVascular Endpoints (SAVE) study: an international ransomised controlled trial to determine whether continuous positive airways pressure treatment for obstructive sleep apnea in patients with CV disease prevents secondary cardiovascular events. International Journal of Stroke. Accepted 11 Aug 2015.

Jordan AS, Cori JM, Dawson A, Nicholas CL, O'Donaghue FJ, Catcheside PG, Eckert DJ, McEvoy RD, Trinder JA. Arousal from sleep does not lead to reduced dilator muscle activity or elevated upper airway resistance on return to sleep in healthy individuals. Sleep. 2015;38(1):53-9.

Lau DH, Schotten U, Mahajan R, Antic NA, Hatem SN, Pathak RK, Hendriks JML, Kalman JM, Sanders P. Novel mechanisms in the Pathogenesis of Atrial Fibrillation – Practical Applications. European Heart Journal. Accepted June 12, 2015.

Lau DH, Schotten U, Mahajan R, Antic NA, Hatem SN, Pathak RK, Hendriks JML, Kalman JM, Sanders P. Novel mechanisms in the pathogenesis of atrial fibrillation: practical applications. European Heart Journal. In Press accepted August 2015.

Levy, P., Kohler, M., McNicholas, W.T., Barbé, F., McEvoy, R.D., Somers, V.K., et al. (2015). Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome. Nature reviews. Disease primers, 2015 pp. Art: 15015. [10.1038/nrdp.2015.15] [10.1038/nrdp.2015.24]

Ng J, Aiyappan V, Ahmeed Z, Antic NA. SREDA an unusual EEG variant. Annals of American Thoracic Society. Accepted June 12, 2015.

Vakulin A, Dorrian J, Duggan TR, Litchfield CA, Cobb KJ, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Baulk SD, Catcheside PG. Behavioural observation as a means of assessing sleepiness related driving impairment in obstructive sleep apnoea. Eat, Sleep, Work. Volume 1 2015. In Press.

Zhang P, Zhang R, Zhao F, Heeley E, Chai-Coetzer CL, Liu J, Feng B, Han P, Li Q, Sun L, Li Y, Dong S, Jiang X, Zhang C, Lu J, Guo X, Guo L, McEvoy RD, Ji L. The prevalence and characteristics of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in hospitalised patients with Type 2 Diabetes in China. Journal of Sleep Research. Accepted 17 Jul 2015.


Appleton SL, Vakulin A, McEvoy RD, Wittert GA, Martin SA, Grant JF, Taylor AW, Antic NA, Catcheside PG, Adams RJ. Nocturnal Hypoxemia and Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea are associated with Incident Type 2 Diabetes in a population cohort of men. J Clin Sleep Med. 2015;11(6):609-14

Catcheside PG, Mohtar AA, Reynolds KJ. Airflow resistance and CO2 rebreathing properties of anti-asphyxia pillows designed for epilepsy. Seizure. 2014;23(6):462-7.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Aiyappan V, Antic NA. Ambulatory Management Strategies for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2014;35(5):545-551.

Kezirian EJ, Goding GS, Jr., Malhotra A, O'Donoghue FJ, Zammit G, Wheatley JR, Catcheside PG, Smith PL, Schwartz AR, Walsh JH, Maddison KJ, Claman DM, Huntley T, Park SY, Campbell MC, Palme CE, Iber C, Eastwood PR, Hillman DR, Barnes M. Hypoglossal nerve stimulation improves obstructive sleep apnea: 12-month outcomes. J Sleep Res. 2014;23(1):77-83.

Li JJ, Appleton SL, Wittert G, Vakulin A, McEvoy RD, Antic NA, Adams RJ. The relationship between functional health literacy and obstructive sleep apnea and its related risk factors and comorbidities in a population cohort of men. Sleep. 2014;37(3):571-578.

Mahajan R, Wittert G, Leong D, Middeldorp M, Shirazi M, Bahrami B, Lorimer M, Antic N, Lau D,  Brooks A, Kalman J, Abhayaratna W Sanders P. Arrest: a randomized clinical trial. Journal of American College of Cardiology. Accepted 20/7/14.

Pathak RK, Middeldorp ME, Lau DH, Mehta AB, Mahajan R, Twomey D, Alasady M, Hanley L, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Kalman JM, Abhayaratna WP, Sanders P. Aggressive Risk factor Reduction Study for Atrial Fibrilliation and implications for the outcome of ablation: the ARREST-AF cohort study. Journal of American College of Cardiology. 2014;64(21):2222-31.

Rose AR, Catcheside PG, McEvoy RD, Paul D, Kapur D, Peak E, Vakulin A, Antic NA. Sleep disordered breathing and chronic respiratory failure in patients with chronic pain on long term opioid therapy. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 2014;10(8):847-852.

Vakulin A, Catcheside PG, Baulk SD, Antic NA, Banks S, Dorrian J, McEvoy RD. Individual Variability and Predictors of Driving Simulator Impairment in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 2014;10(6):647-55.

Weeks RG, D'Costa JA, Viyappan V, Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA. Rapid eye movement behaviour disorder. Med J Aust. 2014;200(8):487-488.


Abed HS, Wittert G, Leong D, Middeldorp M, Shirazi M, Bahrami B, Lorimer M, Antic N, Lau D, Brooks A, Kalman J, Abhayaratna W. Effect of weight reduction and cardiometabolic risk factor management on symptom burden and severity among patients with atrial fibrillation: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2013;310(19):2050-60.

Aiyappan V, Sanders P, McEvoy D, Antic NA. Sleep Rhythms. Annals of American Thoracic Society. 2013;10(5):531-533.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. Ambulatory Models of Care for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis and Management. Respirology. May 2013;18(4):605-15.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, Rowland LS, Reed RL, Esterman A, Catcheside PG, Eckermann S, Vowles N, Williams H, Dunn S, McEvoy RD. Primary care vs specialist sleep center management of obstructive sleep apnea and daytime sleepiness and quality of life: a randomized trial. JAMA. Mar 2013;309(10):997-1004.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Luo YM, NA Antic NA, Zhang X, Chen BY, He QY, Heeley E, Huang SG, Anderson C, Zhoong NS, McEvoy RD. Predictors of long term adherence to continuous positive airway pressure therapy in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease in the SAVE study. Sleep. 2013;36(12):1929-37.

Gottlieb DJ, Craig SE, Lorenzi-Filho G, Heeley E, Redline S, McEvoy RD, Durán-Cantolla J. Sleep Apnea Cardiovascular Clinical Trials – Current Status and Steps Forward: The International Collaboration of Sleep Apnea Cardiovascular Trialists. SLEEP. 2013;36(7):975-980.

Heatley EM, Harris M, Battersby M, McEvoy RD, Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA. Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in adults: A common chronic condition in need of a comprehensive chronic condition management approach. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 17 (2013):349-355.

Hobson, J.C., Robinson, S., Antic, N., McEvoy, R., Windler, S., MacKay, S.G., et al. (2012). What is "success" following surgery for obstructive sleep apnoea? The effect of different polysomnographic scoring systems. Laryngoscope, 122(8) pp. 1878-1881. [10.1002/lary.23342] [Scopus]

Mackay SG, Carney AS, Woods C, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Chia M, Sands T, Jones A, Hobson J, Robinson S. Modified Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty and Coblation Channeling of the Tongue for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Multi-Centre Australian Trial. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. 2013;9(2):117-24.

Mansfield DR, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. How to assess, diagnose, refer and treat adult obstructive sleep apnoea: a commentary on the choices. Med J Aust. 2013;199(8):21-6.

Mansfield DR, Hillman DR, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Rajaratnam SM. Sleep loss and sleep disorders. Med J Aust. 2013;199(8):5-6.

Usmani ZA, Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: A Review. Postgraduate Med J. 2013;89(1049):148-56.


Antic NA. Global warming and increased sleep disordered breathing mortality, rising carbon dioxide levels are a serial pest. Respirology. Aug2012;17(6):885-886.

Dimitri H, Ng M, Brooks AG, Kuklik P, Stiles MK, Lau DH, Antic NA, Thornton A, Saint DA, McEvoy D, Antic R, Kalman JM, Sanders P. Atrial remodelling in obstructive sleep apnea: implications for atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. Mar2012;9(3):321-7.

Harris J, Lack L, Kemp K, Wright H, Bootzin R. Randomised controlled trial of Intensive Sleep Retraining (ISR): A brief conditioning treatment for chonic insomnia. Sleep; 33(1): 1-12. Accompanied by an editorial comment in the same issue of Sleep. Featured and summarized by Journal WATCH (Feb 8th 2012) publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine.

Hobson J, Robinson S, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Windler S, Mackay S, Carney AS. What is "success" following surgery for obstructive sleep apnea? The effect of different polysomnographic scoring systems. Laryngoscope. Aug2012;122(8):1878-81.

Lack LC, Wright HR. Circadian rhythm disorders 1: Phase-advanced & phase-delayed disorders. In C. Espie & C. Morin (Eds). Oxford Handbook on Sleep and Sleep Disorders. Oxford University Press. 2012; Pp 597-625.

Short MA, Gradisar M, Lack LC, Wright H, Carskadon M. The discrepancy between actigraphic and sleep diary measures of sleep in adolescents. Sleep Medicine. 2012;13(4):378-84.

Usmani Z, Hlavac M, Rischmueller M, Heraganahally SS, Hilditch CJ, Lester S, Catcheside PG, Antic NA, Chai-Coetzer CL, McEvoy RD. Sleep Disordered Breathing in Patients with Primary Sjögren's Syndrome: A Group Controlled Study. Sleep Medicine. Sep 2012;13(8):1066-70.

Vakulin A, Catcheside PG, Baulk S, Antic NA, van den Heuvel CJ, Banks S, McEvoy RD. Auditory evoked potentials remain abnormal after CPAP treatment in patients with severe obstructive sleep apnoea. Clinical Neurophysiology. 2012;123(2):310-7.


Antic NA, Catcheside PG, Buchan C, Hensley M, Naughton MT, Rowland S, Williamson B, Windler S, McEvoy RD. The Effect of CPAP in Normalizing Daytime Sleepiness, Quality of Life and Neurocognitive Function in Moderate-Severe OSA. Sleep. 2011;34(1):111-119.

Accompanying Editorial. Sleep. 2011;34(1)9-10.

Antic N, McEvoy D. The Effect of CPAP on Daytime Function. Sleep. 2011;34:823-824.

Berlowitz DJ, Spong J, O'Donoghue FJ, Pierce RJ, Brown DJ, Campbell DA, Catcheside PG, Gordon I, Rochford PD. Transcutaneous measurement of carbon dioxide tension during extended monitoring: evaluation of accuracy and stability, and an algorithm for correcting calibration drift. Respir Care. 2011;56(4):442-8.

Bignold JJ, Mercer JD, Antic NA, McEvoy RD, Peter G, Catcheside PG. Accurate position monitoring and improved supine-dependent obstructive sleep apnea with a new position recording and supine avoidance device. J Clin Sleep Med. 2011;7(4):376-383.

Chai-Coetzer CL, Antic NA, Rowland LS, Catcheside P, Esterman A, Reed R, Williams H, Dunn S, McEvoy RD. A simplified model of screening questionnaire and home monitoring for obstructive sleep apnea in primary care. Thorax. Mar 2011;66(3):213-9.

Eastwood PR, Barnes M, Walsh JH, Maddison KJ, Hee G, Schwartz AR, Smith PL, Malhotra A, McEvoy RD, Wheatley JR, O'Donoghue FJ, Rochford PD, Churchward T, Campbell MC, Palme CE, Robinson S, Goding GS, Eckert DJ, Jordan AS, Catcheside PG, Tyler L, Antic NA, Worsnop CJ, Kezirian EJ, Hillman DR. Treating obstructive sleep apnea with hypoglossal nerve stimulation. Sleep. 2011;34(11):1479-1486.

Harris J, Lack L. Intensive Sleep Retraining: Conditioning Treatment for Primary Insomnia. In M.Aloia, B.Kuhn & M.Perlis (Eds). Behavioural Treatments for Sleep Disorders. Maryland: Elsevier. 2011; Pp127-131.

Lack LC, Wright HR. Sleep Disorders. In K.Phelps and C.Hassad (Eds). General Practice: The Integrative Apprach. Elsevier Australia. 2011; Pp623-636.

Lack LC, Wright HR. The use of bright light in the treatment of insomnia. In M.Aloia, B.Kuhn & M.Perlis (Eds). Behavioural Treatments for Sleep Disorders. Maryland: Elsevier. 2011; Ppe1-e6.

Short MA, Gradisar M, Wright H, Lack LC, Dohnt H, Carskadon MA. Time for bed: Parent-set bedtimes associated with improved sleep and daytime functioning in adolescents. Sleep. 2011;34(6):797-800.

Vakulin A, Baulk SD, Catcheside PG, Antic NA, van den Heuvel CJ, Dorrian J, McEvoy RD Driving Simulator Performance Remains Impaired in Patients with Severe OSA after CPAP. J Clin Sleep Med. 2011;7(3):246-253.

Vakulin A, Catcheside PG, Van den Heuvel CJ, Antic N, McEvoy RD, Baulk SD. Increased rate of traffic law infringements during on-road metropolitan driving in obstructive sleep apnea patients. Sleep and Biological Rhythms. 2011;9(3):144-149.


Antic NA. A nurse led RCT for the diagnosis and management of moderate to severe OSA (Commentary). Best of Sleep Medicine. 2010, page 26-7.

Carney CE, Edinger JD, Morin CM, Manber R, Rybarcyk B, Stepanski E, Wright H, Lack L. Examining maladaptive beliefs about sleep across insomnia patient groups. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2010;68(1):57-65.

Catcheside PG. Predictors of continuous positive airway pressure adherence. F1000 Medicine Reports. 2010, 2:70.

Eastwood PR, Malhotra A, Palmer LJ, Kezirian EJ, Horner RL, Ip MS, Thurnheer R, Antic NA, Hillman DR. Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: From pathogenesis to treatment: Current controversies and future directions. Respirology. 2010;15(4):587-95.

Eckert DJ, Elgar NJ, McEvoy RD, Catcheside PG. Alcohol alters sensory processing to respiratory stimuli in healthy men and women during wakefulness. Sleep. 2010;33(10):1389-1395.

Gantner D, Antic NA, Wong K, Heeley E, Anderson C, McEvoy RD. Diagnostic accuracy of a questionnaire and simple home monitoring device in detecting obstructive sleep apnea in a high cardiovascular risk cohort. Respirology. Aug2010;15(6):952-960.

Gantner D, Ge JY, Li LH, Antic N, Windler S, Wong K, Heeley E, Huang SG, Cui P, Anderson C, Wang JG, McEvoy RD. Diagnostic accuracy of a questionnaire and simple home monitoring device in detecting obstructive sleep apnea in a high cardiovascular risk Chinese population. Respirology. 2010;15:952-960.

Lack LC, Wright HR. Circadian Rhythms and Insomnia. In H.Attarian & C.Schuman (Eds). Clinical Handbook of Insomnia, 2nd Edition. New York, Springer. 2010. Pp243-53.

Lovato N, Lack L. The effects of napping on cognitive functioning. In G.A. Kerkhof and H.P.A. van Dongen (Eds). Human Sleep and Cognition. Oxford Elsevier Science. 2010;185:155-166.

McEvoy RD, Anderson CS, Antic NA, Chen BY, He QY, Heeley E, Huang SG, Huang Y, Wang JG, Zhong NS. The Sleep Apnea cardiovascular Endpoints (SAVE) trial: rationale and start-up phase. J Thoracic Dis. 2010;2:138-143.

Ratnavadivel R, Stadler D, Windler S, Bradley J, Paul D, McEvoy RD, Catcheside PG. Upper airway function and arousability to ventilatory challenge in slow wave versus stage 2 sleep in obstructive sleep apnoea. Thorax. 2010;65(2):107-12.

Short M, Lack L, Wright H. Does subjective sleepiness predict objective sleep propensity? Sleep. 2010;33(1):123-129.

Stadler DL, McEvoy RD, Bradley J, Paul D, Catcheside PG. Changes in lung volume and diaphragm muscle activity at sleep onset in obese obstructive sleep apnea patients versus healthy-weight controls. J Appl Physiol. 2010;109(4):1027-1036.

Tremaine RB, Dorrian J, Lack L, Lovato N, Ferguson S, Zhou X, Roach G. The relationship between subjective and objective sleepiness and performance during a simulated night shift with a nap countermeasure. Applied Ergonomics. 2010;41(6):52-61.


Antic NA, Buchan C, Esterman A, Hensley M, Naughton MT, Rowland S, Williamson B, Windler S, Eckermann S, McEvoy RD. A randomized controlled trial of nurse-led care for symptomatic moderate-severe obstructive sleep apnea. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009;179(6):501-8.

Bignold JJ, Deans-Costi G, Goldsworthy MR, Robertson CA, McEvoy D, Catcheside PG, Mercer JD. Poor long-term patient compliance with the tennis ball technique for treating positional obstructive sleep apnea. J Clin Sleep Med. 2009;5(5):428-30.

Lack L, Bailey M, Lovato N, Wright H. Chronotype differences in circadian rhythms of temperature, melatonin and sleepiness as measured in a modified constant routing protocol. Nature and Science of Sleep 1: 1-8.

Lack LC, Wright HR, Bootzin RR. Delayed sleep-phase disorder. Sleep Medicine Clinics 4: 2009. Pp229-239. Topic Issue, Circadian Rhythms and Sleep.

Lovato N, Lack L, Ferguson S, Tremain R. The effects of a 30 minute nap during night shift following a prophylactic sleep in the afternoon. Sleep and Biological Rhythms 7. 2009;(2):34-42.

McEvoy RD, Pierce RJ, Hillman D, Esterman A, Ellis EE, Catcheside PG, O'Donoghue FJ, Barnes DJ, Grunstein RR. Nocturnal non-invasive nasal ventilation in stable hypercapnic COPD: a randomised controlled trial. Thorax. 2009;64(7):561-6.

Ratnavadivel R, Chau N, Stadler D, Yeo A, McEvoy RD, Catcheside PG. Marked reduction in obstructive sleep apnea severity in slow wave sleep. J Clin Sleep Med 2009;5(6):519-24.

Sajkov D, McEvoy RD. Obstructive sleep apnea and pulmonary hypertension. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2009;51(5):363-70.

Smith JH, Baumert M, Nalivaiko E, McEvoy RD, Catcheside PG. Arousal in obstructive sleep apnoea patients is associated with ECG RR and QT interval shortening and PR interval lengthening. J Sleep Res. 2009;18(2):188-95.

Stadler DL, McEvoy RD, Sprecher KE, Thomson KJ, Ryan MK, Thompson CC, Catcheside PG. Abdominal compression increases upper airway collapsibility during sleep in obese male obstructive sleep apnea patients. Sleep. 2009;32(12):1579-87.

Vakulin A, Baulk SD, Catcheside PG, Antic NA, van den Heuvel CJ, Dorrian J, McEvoy RD. Effects of alcohol and sleep restriction on simulated driving performance in untreated patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(7):447-55.


Baumert M, Smith J, Catcheside P, McEvoy RD, Abbott D, Sanders P, Nalivaiko E. Variability of QT interval duration in obstructive sleep apnea: an indicator of disease severity. Sleep. 2008;31(7):959-66.

Camfferman D, McEvoy RD, O'Donoghue F, Lushington K. Prader Willi Syndrome and excessive daytime sleepiness. Sleep Med Rev. 2008;12(1):65-75.

Eckert DJ, McEvoy RD, George KE, Thomson KJ, Catcheside PG. Effects of hypoxia on genioglossus and scalene reflex responses to brief pulses of negative upper-airway pressure during wakefulness and sleep in healthy men. J Appl Physiol. 2008;104(5):1426-35.

Hilditch CJ, McEvoy RD, George KE, Thompson CC, Ryan MK, Rischmueller M, Catcheside PG. Upper airway surface tension but not upper airway collapsibility is elevated in primary Sjogren's syndrome. Sleep. 2008;31(3):367-74.

Lack LC, Gradisar M, Van Someren EJW, Wright HR, Lushington K. The relationship between insomnia and body temperatures. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 2008;12(4):307-317.

Rose AR, Antic NA, McEvoy RD. Restless leg syndrome, dopamine agonists and sleep attacks. Intern Med J. 2008;38(11):872-3.

Taylor A, Wright H, Lack LC. Sleeping-in on the weekend delays circadian phase and increases sleepiness the following week. Sleep and Biological Rhythms. 2008;6(2):172-179.

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