90. Sleep and Breathing in Cystic Fibrosis

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Amanda J. Piper,
  2. Maree M. Milross and
  3. Peter T. P. Bye

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch90

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Piper, A. J., Milross, M. M. and Bye, P. T. P. (2005) Sleep and Breathing in Cystic Fibrosis, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch90

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleep and breathing in cystic fibrosis (CF);
  • nocturnal hypoxemia in CF;
  • nocturnal mask ventilation (NIV)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Breathing during Sleep in Cystic Fibrosis

  • Nocturnal Hypoxemia in CF

  • Consequences of Nocturnal Hypoxemia and Sleep Loss

  • Treatment

  • Conclusion

  • References