sleep apnea


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Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition where the airway repeatedly becomes blocked, limiting the amount of air reaching the lungs.
Schumers letter to the DOT comes on the heels of a National Transportation Safety Boards (NTSB) investigation concluding that two recent crashes in Brooklyn and Hoboken were the result of the train engineers fatigue and their employers failure to screen and treat for sleep apnea.
Karen Lee, a clinical assistant professor of Neurology at New York University Langone Medical Center said sleep apnea isn't actually a "disability" and the ones who have the condition can still do their jobs if they go for proper treatment.
Sleep apnea can begin as early as infancy, and develop at any age thereafter regardless of gender or ethnicity.
Sleep apnea is a chronic disorder that can be bifurcated in two different types- obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea.
She and her coinvestigators undertook this study because even though previous studies have linked maternal sleep apnea to increased risks of gestational diabetes and gestational hypertension, most of the prior studies were small, cross-sectional, and/or relied upon snoring as a proxy for sleep apnea, which many sleep specialists consider invalid.
The rate of neonatal intensive care unit admission in the sleep apnea group was 27.
The gradually increasing awareness with regards to sleep apnea and available diagnostic/therapeutic options is another significant factor that is slated to increase the growth of this market.
METHODOLOGY: Total 48 patients with post-infective pulmonary fibrosis with Obstructive sleep apnea were included in the study.
Patients with sleep apnea who are undergoing any type of surgery are at an increased risk for developing respiratory and cardiovascular complications in the period following surgery," says Dr.
The global sleep apnea devices market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 16.
USPRwire, Mon Apr 06 2015] North American Sleep apnea devices Market by Types (Sleep Apnea Therapeutic Devices, Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Devices) - Forecast to 2019
Sleep apnea is a frequent cause of fatigue, particularly in overweight and obese older adults.
Any association between opioid use and death in patients with sleep apnea cannot be explained by sleep apnea alone, according to a retrospective analysis of data from the prospective observational DREAM study.