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transient cessation of respiration

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Similarly, following a 2008 accident on the T train in Boston, the New York City Transit system began screening and treating subway train operators for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.
Sleep apnea is a chronic disorder that can be bifurcated in two different types- obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea.
Thus, the investigators' estimates of the adverse impacts of sleep apnea in pregnancy are "rather conservative," according to Dr.
3% if they were in the sleep apnea group, but just 12.
A recent study showed that nearly 73 percent of sleep apnea patients (213 of 293 patients) had clinically significant depressive symptoms at the start of the study (baseline).
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.
As a family physician, you are likely to encounter home apnea monitoring in one of 3 scenarios: at the first visit after discharge by a premature infant who experienced apnea while hospitalized, at a follow-up visit after discharge from the hospital by an infant who experienced an apparent life-threatening event (ALTE), and at a follow-up visit by an infant whose sibling had died from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
METHODOLOGY: Total 48 patients with post-infective pulmonary fibrosis with Obstructive sleep apnea were included in the study.
If you have have sleep apnea, your breathing starts and stops repeatedly throughout the night.
Global Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices Market 2015-2019
In this report, the North American Sleep Apnea Devices market is broadly classified on the basis of segments that include sleep apnea therapeutic devices and sleep apnea diagnostic devices.
In 1,867 patients with moderate or severe sleep apnea who were on an opioid medication, no association was seen between opioid use and severity of sleep-disordered breathing, even with increasing doses, Dr.
Suffering from the common sleep disorder, sleep apnea, can increase the risk of pneumonia, according to a new study from Taiwan.
Washington, March 4 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that people who have sleep apnea, may be at a higher risk of contracting pneumonia.
Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleep.