Sally L. Ward, MD

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

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  • Sleep-related breathing disorders in infants with spina bifida repaired prenatally and postnatally J Clin Sleep Med. 2024 Apr 25. . View in PubMed
  • Obstructive sleep apnea as a presentation of congenital central hypoventilation syndrome J Clin Sleep Med. 2023 Sep 01; 19(9):1697-1700. . View in PubMed
  • Children with Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome Do Not Wake up to Ventilator Alarms Sleep Breath. 2022 09; 26(3):1277-1280. . View in PubMed
  • Prevalence of pulmonary hypertension on echocardiogram in children with severe obstructive sleep apnea J Clin Sleep Med. 2022 06 01; 18(6):1629-1637. . View in PubMed
  • Characterization of sleep habits of children with Sotos syndrome Am J Med Genet A. 2021 09; 185(9):2815-2820. . View in PubMed
  • Evaluation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Prone Versus Nonprone Body Positioning With Polysomnography in Infants With Robin Sequence Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 02; 57(2):141-147. . View in PubMed
  • Rapid Response and Code Events in Hospitalized Children on Home Mechanical Ventilation Respir Care. 2019 Dec; 64(12):1461-1468. . View in PubMed
  • Dynamic 3-D MR Visualization and Detection of Upper Airway Obstruction During Sleep Using Region-Growing Segmentation IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2016 Feb; 63(2):431-7. . View in PubMed
  • Real-time 3D magnetic resonance imaging of the pharyngeal airway in sleep apnea Magn Reson Med. 2014 Apr; 71(4):1501-10. . View in PubMed
  • Vallecular cyst as a cause of obstructive sleep apnea in an infant J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Aug 15; 9(8):825-6. . View in PubMed
  • Development and growth of a large multispecialty certification examination: sleep medicine certification–results of the first three examinations J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Apr 15; 8(2):221-4. . View in PubMed
  • Hospital readmissions for newly discharged pediatric home mechanical ventilation patients Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012 Apr; 47(4):409-14. . View in PubMed
  • Longitudinal assessment of hemoglobin oxygen saturation in preterm and term infants in the first six months of lifeJ Pediatr. 2011 Sep; 159(3):377-383. e1. . View in PubMed
  • Model-based assessment of cardiovascular autonomic control in children with obstructive sleep apnea Sleep. 2009 Jul; 32(7):927-38. . View in PubMed
  • Congenital hypoventilation syndromes Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Jun; 30(3):339-47. . View in PubMed
  • Development and results of the first ABMS subspecialty Certification Examination in Sleep Medicine J Clin Sleep Med. 2008 Oct 15; 4(5):505-8. . View in PubMed
  • The snoring child Pediatr Ann. 2008 Jul; 37(7):465-70. . View in PubMed
  • Precursors of cardiorespiratory events in infants detected by home memory monitor Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 Jan; 43(1):87-98. . View in PubMed
  • Adherence to and effectiveness of positive airway pressure therapy in children with obstructive sleep apnea Pediatrics. 2006 Mar; 117(3):e442-51. . View in PubMed