89. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Sleep

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Conrad Iber

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch89

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Iber, C. (2005) Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Sleep, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch89

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Hennepin County Medical Center, Minnepolis, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and sleep;
  • sleep-associated desaturation without OSAS;
  • COPD with OSAS


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition

  • Pathophysiology

  • Epidemiology and Public Health

  • Diagnostic Tests

  • Consequences of Respiratory Failure

  • Permissive Effects of Sleep on Respiratory Failure

  • Sleep-Associated Desaturation without Obstructive Sleep APNEA Syndrome

  • COPD With OSAS

  • Effect of COPD on Sleep Structure

  • Treatment

  • References