Hiestand featured in C-J health article
U of L Dr. David Hiestand was one of three experts quoted by the Courier-Journal on the topic of sleep positions and their effects on patient's health.
When an expert source is needed, the community once again turns to the University of Louisville Department of Medicine.
David Hiestand, M.D., Ph.D., of the U of L Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Disorders Medicine, was one of three regional doctors featured in the July 7, 2011 edition of the Courier-Journal in an article exploring how sleep positions can affect aspects of a patient's health.
Among the topics covered by writer Darla Carter is the impact sleep position can have on such conditions as sleep apnea, back pain and gastroesophageal reflux disease.