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Key Publications

Several Open Books

Long-Term Effects of Solriamfetol on Quality of Life in Participants With Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Associated With Narcolepsy or Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Terri E. Weaver, PhD; Jean-Louis Pepin, MD; Richard Schwab, MD; Colin Shapiro, PhD, MBBCh; Jan Hedner, MD; Mansoor Ahmed, MD; Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, MS; Patrick J. Strollo, MD; Geert Mayer, MD; Kathleen Sarmiento, MD, MPH1;
Michelle Baladi, PhD; Morgan Bron, PharmD, MS; Patricia Chandler, MD; Lawrence Lee, PhD; Atul Malhotra, MD. SLEEP 2019, Supplement.

Ahmed M, Jishi Z, Scharf MB. Real Time Assessment Of Blood Pressure Changes During       Periodic Limb Movements In Sleep Of Patients With Restless Legs Syndrome. SLEEP, 2018.

 Ahmed, M., Hays, R., Steven Poceta, J., Jaros, M. J., Kim, R., & Shang, G. Effect of Gabapentin     Enacarbil on Individual Items of the International Restless Legs Study Group Rating Scale          and Post-Sleep Questionnaire in Adults with Moderate-to-Severe Primary Restless Legs Syndrome: Pooled Analysis of 3 Randomized Trials. Clinical Therapeutics Volume 38, Issue 7, 1 July 2016, Pages 1726-1737.

Lee DO, Buchfuhrer MJ, Garcia-Borreguero D, Avidan AY, Ahmed M, Hays R, Ondo WG, Jaros MJ, Kim R, Shang G. Efficacy of gabapentin enacarbil in adult patients with severe primary restless legs syndrome. Sleep Med. 2016 Mar; 19:50-6.3


Ahmed M, Aamir R, Jishi Z, Scharf MB. The Effects of Milnacipran on Sleep Disturbance in Fibromyalgia: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, 2-Way Crossover Polysomnography Study. J Clin Sleep Med 2016; 12(1):79-86

Ahmed M, Scharf MB, Aamir R, Jishi Z. Odds Ratio Product Quantification of PLMs and Sleep Disturbance in Patients with Restless Legs Syndrome. SLEEP. 37:A102, 2014. Supplement.

Ahmed M, Scharf MB, Jishi Z, Younes M, Aamir R. Evaluation of Micro Sleep Architecture in Patients with Fibromyalgia Utilizing a Novel Computer Assisted Scoring System. SLEEP. 37:A97, 2014. Supplement.

Scharf MB; Jishi Z; Ahmed M; Younes M, Aamir R. Taking the Pain Out of Scoring Alpha Intrusion: Elevated Alpha Intrusion and Non-Rem ORP in Fibromyalgia. (submitted)

Jishi Z, Ahmed M, Younes K, Ararat K, Cyrill N. Use of the Odds Ratio Product To Investigate Subjective Excessive Sleepiness. SLEEP. 38:A269, 2015. Supplement.

Aamir R, Ahmed M, Jishi Z, Scharf MB. Effects of Milnacipran On Sleep And Pain In Subjects With Fibromyalgia. SLEEP. 38:A310, 2015. Supplement.

Ahmed M, Jishi Z, Scharf MB, Younes MK. Evaluation Of The Odds Ratio Product During The Psychomotor Vigilance Test. SLEEP. 38:A344, 2015. Supplement.

Jishi Z, Ahmed M, Scharf MB, Azarbarzin A, Aamir R. Sleep and Intensity Of Cortical Arousals Associated with Periodic Limb Movements: A New Approach For Predicting Subjective Complaints. SLEEP. 38:A263, 2015. Supplement.

Ahmed M, Jishi Z, Scharf MB, Younes M, Cyrill N. The Danger Zone: Micro Sleep Episodes Prior to Sleep Onset in Maintenance of Wakefulness Tests. SLEEP. 38:A344, 2015. Supplement.​

Ahmed M, Hays R, Poceta JS, Jaros M, Kim R, Shang G. The Effect of Gabapentin Enacarbil on Individual Items of the International Restless Legs Scale and Post-Sleep Questionnaire in Adult Patients With Moderate-to-Severe Primary Restless Legs Syndrome: Pooled Analyses. Abstract / poster presentation at APSS 2014.

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