Sleep, HIV Disease Progression, and Function in HIV Infected Children and Adolescents

NCT ID: NCT00253695


Title
Sleep Studies in HIV+ Older Children/Adolescents
Purpose
This study is a first step in approaching the gap existing between understanding sleep abnormalities, alterations in sleep-regulating cytokines and HIV-1 disease regulating cytokines, and abnormal higher cortical function.
Details
BACKGROUND: In the growing number of HIV infected youth and young adults, it is important to study the effects of HAART treatment on sleep patterns and related neurocognitive and psychosocial function. DESIGN NARRATIVE (including primary and secondary outcomes): Using validated sleep questionnaires and actigraphy measurements, overnight polysomnography (PSG, sleep study) will assess the degree of abnormal sleeping patterns and daytime sleepiness in HIV infected children and HIV uninfected children (control group). The following peripheral blood levels will be measured over a 24-hour period, at multiple time points, in all participants: TNF-alphaRI and IL-6 (sleep-regulating cytokines); IFN-gamma and IL-12 (cytotoxic or TH1 cytokines); and IL-10 and IL-1RA (inflammatory or TH2 cytokines). This will help to determine the association between alterations in sleep-regulating cytokines and HIV disease progression (CD4+ T-cell count, HIV-1 RNA level). Neurocognitive and neuropsychological tests will be performed on all participants to determine if there is an association between lack of normal sleeping habits, alterations in sleep-regulating cytokines and HIV-1 disease progression cytokines, and neurocognitive/neuropsychological performance. Computer analysis of electroencephalography (EEG) will be performed during wakefulness and all stages of sleep to determine if greater disease severity, sleepiness, sleep disruption, and neurocognitive impairment is associated with increased amounts of slow activity. Improvement in these related factors will be associated with normalizations of these parameters. For some of these quantitative measures, the findings may be more significant for particular brain regions; for example, frontal regions in the case of attention problems.
Conditions
Sleep, HIV Infections
Keywords
Source
Baylor College of Medicine
Sponsors
Baylor College of Medicine, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Status
Completed
Acronym
Last Updated
25 Mar 2013
URL
Official Link
Citations/Publications
Foster SB, Paul ME, Kozinetz CA, Macias CG, Shearer WT. Prevalence of asthma in children and young adults with HIV infection. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Mar;119(3):750-2.

Foster SB, Paul ME, Glaze DG, Reuben JM, Harris LL, Cohen EN, Lee B-N, Kozinetz CA, Schwarzwald HL, Kline MW, Jackson CD, Loeb AJ, Frerking PR, Brouwers PY, Shearer WT. Viremia is associated with sleep disturbances, neurocognitive disorders and cytokine dysregulation in pediatric HIV infection. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2007;119;S232.

Alvarez JA, Scully RE, Miller TL, Armstrong FD, Constine LS, Friedman DL, Lipshultz SE. Long-term effects of treatments for childhood cancers. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2007 Feb;19(1):23-31. Review.

Armstrong FD. Neurodevelopment and chronic illness: Mechanisms of disease and treatment. Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev. 2006;12(3):168-73. Review.

Fisher SD, Miller TL, Lipshultz SE. Impact of HIV and highly active antiretroviral therapy on leukocyte adhesion molecules, arterial inflammation, dyslipidemia, and atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2006 Mar;185(1):1-11. Review.

Kozinetz CA, Matusa R, Hacker CS. Biologic and social determinants of sequelae and long-term survival of pediatric HIV in Romania. Ann Epidemiol. 2006 Aug;16(8):593-9.

Lewis DE, Gross KL, Diez MM, Martinez ML, Lukefahr HN, Kozinetz CA, Arduino RC. CD8 apoptosis may be a predictor of T cell number normalization after immune reconstitution in HIV. J Transl Med. 2007 Jan 30;5:9.

Lipshultz SE, Fisher SD, Sharma T, Milton A, Miller TL. HIV-associated cardiovascular disease. Dialogues in Cardiology 2007, in press.

Macias CG, Caviness AC, Sockrider M, Brooks E, Kronfol R, Bartholomew LK, Abramson S, Shearer W. The effect of acute and chronic asthma severity on pediatric emergency department utilization. Pediatrics. 2006 Apr;117(4 Pt 2):S86-95.

Mitchell CD, Armstrong FD, Goodman KW, Cava A. Disclosure of HIV status to an infected child: medical, psychological, ethical, and legal perspectives in an era of "super-vertical" transmission. J Clin Ethics. 2008 Spring;19(1):43-52.

Nathan PC, Patel SK, Dilley K, Goldsby R, Harvey J, Jacobsen C, Kadan-Lottick N, McKinley K, Millham AK, Moore I, Okcu MF, Woodman CL, Brouwers P, Armstrong FD; Children's Oncology Group Long-term Follow-up Guidelines Task Force on Neurocognitive/Behavioral Complications After Childhood Cancer.. Guidelines for identification of, advocacy for, and intervention in neurocognitive problems in survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2007 Aug;161(8):798-806. Review.

Shearer WT, DeVille JG, Samson PM, Moye JH Jr, Fletcher CV, Church JA, Spiegel HM, Palumbo P, Fenton T, Smith ME, Graham B, Kraimer JM, Olson WC. Susceptibility of pediatric HIV-1 isolates to recombinant CD4-IgG2 (PRO 542) and humanized mAb to the chemokine receptor CCR5 (PRO 140). J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Aug;118(2):518-21.

Pacheco SE, McIntosh K, Lu M, Mofenson LM, Diaz C, Foca M, Frederick M, Handelsman E, Hayani K, Shearer WT; Women and Infants Transmission Study.. Effect of perinatal antiretroviral drug exposure on hematologic values in HIV-uninfected children: An analysis of the women and infants transmission study. J Infect Dis. 2006 Oct 15;194(8):1089-97.

Williamson MP, McCormick TG, Nance CL, Shearer WT. Epigallocatechin gallate, the main polyphenol in green tea, binds to the T-cell receptor, CD4: Potential for HIV-1 therapy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Dec;118(6):1369-74.

HIV Paediatric Prognostic Markers Collaborative Study.. Predictive value of absolute CD4 cell count for disease progression in untreated HIV-1-infected children. AIDS. 2006 Jun 12;20(9):1289-94.

Fletcher CV, DeVille JG, Samson PM, Moye JH Jr, Church JA, Spiegel HM, Palumbo P, Fenton T, Smith ME, Graham B, Kraimer JM, Shearer WT; Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group, Protocol 351 Study Group.. Nonlinear pharmacokinetics of high-dose recombinant fusion protein CD4-IgG2 (PRO 542) observed in HIV-1-infected children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Mar;119(3):747-50.

Foster SB, Lu M, Glaze DG, Reuben JM, Harris LL, Cohen EN, Lee BN, Zhao E, Paul ME, Schwarzwald H, McMullen-Jackson C, Clark C, Armstrong FD, Brouwers PY, Miller TL, Colin AA, Scott GB, Shahzeidi S, Willen EJ, Asthana D, Lipshultz SE, Thompson BW, Shearer WT. Associations of cytokines, sleep patterns, and neurocognitive function in youth with HIV infection. Clin Immunol. 2012 Jul;144(1):13-23. doi: 10.1016/j.clim.2012.04.004.

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