Contact Information:
P.J.Safarik University
Faculty of medicine, Department of Pneumology and Phtiseology
Rastislavova 43, 04190, Košice

PhD projekt: Cardiovascular risk factors in relation to quality of life in patiens with obstructive sleep apnea. (Start in 2012)
Supervisors: Prof. R. Tkacova Dr.Sc., Dr. I.Rajnicova-Nagyova

Ľudmila Juhásová MD (1987) graduated from PJ Safarik University in Kosice, Faculty of Medicine, as a medical doctor, general medicine. Since September 2012 she works in Sleep laboratory of Department of Pneumology and Phtiseology in Košice. The research in Sleep laboratory is connected with the issue of obstructive sleep apnea and there she investigate the close association of obstructive sleep apnea and conventional cardiovascular risk factors,  the effects of interactions between genetic background and hypoxia on arterial hypertension and  endothelial dysfunction. Since 2012, she has been a PhD student at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. Her fields of interests are sleep apnea and quality of life.

Other projects
VEGA 1/0227/11, project leader:  Joppa Pavol, MUDr. PhD, Research team: Šalagovič Ján, Prof. RNDr. PhD. ,  Tkáčová Ružena, Prof. MUDr. DrSc. , Petrášová Darina, RNDr. PhD. , Bertková Izabela, RNDr. ,  Dorková Zuzana, MUDr. PhD.,  Kozárová Miriam, MUDr. PhD. , D Tiško Radovan, MUDr., 9. Pobeha Pavol, MUDr. PhD. ,  Juhásová Ľudmila, MUDr. ,. D Tomečková Ivana, MUDr.

Publications
1. Tkačová, R., Tomečková, I., Juhásová, Ľ.: Klinické hodnotenie (klasifikácia) CHOCHP podľa súčasných doporučení GOLD, Respiro (Časopis pre kontinuálne vzdelávanie v pneumológii a ftizeológii) (2/2012) s. 18-21.

Running projects

  1. OSA: The impact of biomedical and psychosocial factors on quality of life in patients with slep apnea