Submitted for Publication: June 14, 2014; final revision received September 17, 2014; accepted October 4, 2014.
Published Online: December 4, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.3049.
Study concept and design: Mitchell, Garetz, Moore, Marcus, Arens, Chervin, Amin, Ellenberg, Redline.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Mitchell, Garetz, Moore, Rosen, Marcus, Katz, Arens, Chervin, Paruthi, Elden, Ellenberg, Redline.
Drafting of the manuscript: Mitchell, Garetz, Moore, Katz, Arens, Redline.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Mitchell, Garetz, Moore, Rosen, Marcus, Arens, Paruthi, Amin, Elden, Ellenberg, Redline.
Statistical analysis: Moore, Ellenberg.
Obtained funding: Marcus, Arens, Amin, Ellenberg, Redline.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Mitchell, Arens, Chervin, Paruthi, Ellenberg, Redline.
Study supervision: Mitchell, Rosen, Chervin, Elden.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Rosen has been a consultant about childhood narcolepsy for Jazz Pharmaceuticals and a short-term expert consultant for Natus Medical. Ms Marcus has received research support from Philips Respironics and Ventus. Dr Chervin is named in or has developed patented and copyrighted materials, owned by the University of Michigan, and designed to assist with assessment or treatment of sleep disorders; these materials include the Pediatric Sleep Questionnaire Sleep-Related Breathing Disorder scale, used in the research now reported. Dr Chervin serves on the boards of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the International Pediatric Sleep Society; is a section editor for UpToDate and a book editor for Cambridge University Press; has received support for biomedical innovation education or research from Philips Respironics and Fisher Paykel; and has consulted for MC3 and Zansors. Dr Ellenberg has received payments from Bristol-Myers Squibb for data monitoring center service; from Merck, Chelsea, Salix, and GSK for general consulting; and from Merck, Janssen, and 23andMe for internal lectures. No other disclosures are reported.
Funding/Support: This study was funded by National Institutes of Health grants: HL083075, HL083129, UL1 RR024134, UL1 RR024989. Dr Redline and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have received a research grant from ResMed Foundation and research equipment from Philips Respironics and ResMed Inc.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funding sources had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.