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transient cessation of respiration

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Central sleep apnea is generally seen in patients with insufficient circulation, heart disease, or stroke, where circulation to the brain may be compromised.
There was no association between central sleep apnea (CSA) and depression or between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and either anxiety or depression.
The researchers say that their observations suggest that central sleep apnea is also relevant.
The company, which announced the completion of active enrollment of its global pilot study using the remed[R] System to restore a more normal breathing pattern in patients with central sleep apnea, will leverage both Dr.
a Philips business, provided the following response to ResMed's Update on Phase IV SERVE-HF Study of Adaptive Servo-Ventilation (ASV) Therapy in Central Sleep Apnea and Chronic Heart Failure.
Part of a range of therapy options for treating obstructive sleep apneas (OSA) and more complex breathing disorders, Philips BiPAP AutoSV Advanced System One device efficiently treats patients suffering from Mixed Apnea, CompSAS or Central Sleep Apnea with/without Periodic Breathing, such as Cheyne-Stokes Respiraton.
CHICAGO -- First-in-man results of a fully implantable system for chronic phrenic nerve stimulation for treatment of central sleep apnea in heart failure patients showed significant improvements in the periodic breathing pattern that were sustained and even enhanced during 1 month of therapy, a study has shown.
Observational studies indicate an increased prevalence of both obstructive and central apneas in HF patients and many patients may exhibit both OSA and central sleep apnea (CSA).
Adaptive Servo Ventilation (ASV) provides ventilatory support to rapidly treat all forms of central sleep apnea (CSA), mixed apnea and periodic breathing, commonly known as Cheyne-Stokes respiration (CSR).
Central sleep apnea (CSA), in contrast, occurs mainly in patients with heart failure.
Rachel suffers from central sleep apnea which means her brain tells her to stop breathing while she sleeps.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Respicardia[R], a developer of implantable therapies to improve respiratory and cardiovascular health, announced the end of enrollment in the first global pilot study to treat central sleep apnea (CSA) with an implantable system, exceeding the 45-patient milestone.
SLEEP APNEA - A SYNOPSIS II-13 Significance of Sleep II-13 Stages of Sleep II-13 Sleep Disorders and Stages of Sleep II-13 Sleep Apnea- Introduction II-13 Forms of Apnea II-14 Central Sleep Apnea II-14 Physiological Effects of CSA II-14 Mixed Apnea II-14 Complex Sleep Apnea II-14 Obstructive Sleep Apnea - An Overview II-15 History II-15 Causes of OSA II-15 Symptoms of OSA II-16 Snoring and OSA II-16 Risks and Complications Associated with Untreated Disorder II-16 Risk Groups II-16 Co-Morbid Conditions II-17 Heart Failure II-17 Hypertension II-17 Diabetes II-17 Fatigue II-17 Complications Associated with Surgery and Medications II-17 Financial Implications of Untreated OSA II-18 Pediatric OSA II-18 4.
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