PD Dr. med Malcolm Kohler

Pulmonary Division and Sleep Disorders Center, USZ
Rämistrasse 100
8091 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 255 97 51


Malcolm Kohler

Main goals, keywords

Breathing disorders, sleep, obstructive sleep apnoea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hypoxia, cardiovascular disease, endothelial function, arterial stiffness, arterial hypertension, systemic inflammation

Representative publications

Kohler M, Stoewhas AC, Ayers L, Senn O, Bloch KE, Russi EW, Stradling JR
Effects of continuous positive airway pressure therapy withdrawal in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a randomized controlled trial
Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 184(10): 1192-9, 2011

Kohler M, Stradling JR
Mechanisms of vascular damage in obstructive sleep apnea
Nat Rev Cardiol, 7(12): 677-85, 2010

Kohler M, Ayers L, Pepperell JC, Packwood KL, Ferry B, Crosthwaite N, Craig S, Siccoli MM, Davies RJ, Stradling JR
Effects of continuous positive airway pressure on systemic inflammation in patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea: a randomised controlled trial
Thorax, 64(1): 67-73, 2009

Kohler M, Blair E, Risby P, Nickol AH, Wordsworth P, Forfar C, Stradling JR
The prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea and its association with aortic dilatation in Marfan's syndrome
Thorax, 64(2): 162-6, 2009

Kohler M, Pepperell JC, Casadei B, Craig S, Crosthwaite N, Stradling JR, Davies RJ
CPAP and measures of cardiovascular risk in males with OSAS
Eur Respir J, 32(6): 1488-96, 2008


Pulmonary Division, USZ

Member category

Full member

also affiliated with the

Clinical Research Priority Program "Sleep and Health", UZH