Hrayr Pierre Attarian

  • 1162 Citations
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Research Interests

My primary research interests are in sleep disorders in women and the treatment of parasomnias.

Certifications and Licenses

Sleep Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MD, American University of Beirut

… → 1992


  • Sleep and Sleep Disorders

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Restless Legs Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences
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Grants 2012 2019

Research Output 1999 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Are chronic cough and laryngopharyngeal reflux more common in obstructive sleep apnea patients?

Gouveia, C. J., Yalamanchili, A., Ghadersohi, S., Price, C. P. E., Bove, M. J., Attarian, H. P. & Tan, B. K-H., May 1 2019, In : Laryngoscope. 129, 5, p. 1244-1249 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
4 Citations (Scopus)

The prevalence and the predictors of insomnia among refugees

Al-Smadi, A. M., Tawalbeh, L. I., Gammoh, O. S., Ashour, A., Tayfur, M. & Attarian, H., Jul 1 2019, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 24, 8, p. 1125-1133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Health Personnel
19 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmacotherapy of apnea by cannabimimetic enhancement, the PACE clinical trial: Effects of dronabinol in obstructive sleep apnea

Carley, D. W., Prasad, B., Reid, K. J., Malkani, R. G., Attarian, H. P., Abbott, S. M., Vern, B., Xie, H., Yuan, C. & Zee, P. C., Jan 1 2018, In : Sleep. 41, 1, Y.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Clinical Trials
Drug Therapy
2 Citations (Scopus)
Metabolic Diseases
Weights and Measures
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sleep disorders in traumatic brain injury

Wolfe, L. F., Sahni, A. S. & Attarian, H. P., Jan 1 2018, In : NeuroRehabilitation. 43, 3, p. 257-266 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
Restless Legs Syndrome