David Wootton

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers (2012 - 1999) > Obstructive Sleep Apnea Papers

  1. Persak SC, Sin S, McDonough JM, Arens R, Wootton DM. “Noninvasive estimation of pharyngeal airway resistance and compliance in children based on volume-gated dynamic MRI and Computational Fluid Dynamics,” Journal of Applied Physiology. 2011 Dec;111(6):1819-27. [abstract]
  2. Arens R, Sin S, Nandalike K, Rieder J, Khan U, Freeman K, Wylie-Rosett J, Lipton M, Wootton DM, McDonough JM, Shifteh K. “Upper Airway Structure and Body Fat Composition in Obese Children With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome,” American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care, 2011 Mar 15;183(6):782-7. [abstract]
  3. Arens R, Sin S, Willen S, Bent J, Parikh SR, Freeman K, Wootton DM, McDonough JM, Shifteh K.  “Rhino-sinus involvement in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome,” PediatricPulmonology. 2010 Oct;45(10):993-8. [abstract]
  4. Xu C, Brennick MJ, Dougherty L, Wootton DM, “Modeling of Upper Airway Collapse by Regional Tissue Properties in a Finite Element Model,” Medical Engineering and Physics, V. 31, #10, pp. 1343-1348, 2009. [abstract]
  5. Marcus C, Smith RJH, Mankarious L, Arens R, Mitchell G, Elluru RG, Forte V, Goudy S, Jabs EW, Katz E, Paydarfar D, Reeves RH, Richtsmeier JT, Ruiz RL, Thach BT, Tunkel DE, Whitsett JA, Wootton D, Blaisdell CJ, “Developmental Aspects of the Upper Airway, Report from an NHLBI Workshop March 5-6, 2009.”  Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society, V. 6, #6, pp. 513-520, 2009. [abstract]
  6. Xu C, Sin S, McDonough M, Udupa JK, Arens R, Guez A, Wootton DM,  “Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling of the Upper Airway of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Steady Flow,” Journal of Biomechanics, V. 39, #11, pp. 2043-2054, 2006. [abstract]
  7. Arens R, Sin S, McDonough JM, Palmer J, Dominguez T, Meyer H, Wootton DM, Pack AI, “Changes in Upper Airway Size during Tidal Breathing in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome,” Am. Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care, V. 171, #11, pp. 1292-1297. 2005. [abstract]