periodic breathing

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Synonyms for periodic breathing

abnormal respiration in which periods of shallow and deep breathing alternate

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The effect of age on susceptibility to periodic breathing is also unclear.
Factors inducing periodic breathing in humans: a general model.
Mixed apnoeas thus show that periodic breathing in sleep is governed by interaction between the behaviour of the upper airway and the characteristics of the chemoreceptor negative feedback control system.
Chapter 3 will be of interest to therapists who have cross-trained in sleep medicine in as much as it covers the developmental aspects of sleep and control of ventilation and discusses the highly prevalent incidence of apnea and periodic breathing that occur in prematurity.
SatSeconds Alarm Management Misses Short Desaturations Common to Periodic Breathing and Infantile Apnea.
Periodic breathing may be normal in infants but all apnoeas should be further investigated to determine the cause.
Periodic breathing during sleep and during exercise appear to be very common in patients with stable heart failure, affecting about half of them, reported Dr.
Respicardia received CE Mark for the rem ede System in patients with periodic breathing in August 2010.
This highly advanced product was specifically designed to provide noninvasive ventilatory support to treat complicated sleep-disordered breathing patients suffering from OSA and respiratory insufficiency caused by central and/or mixed apneas and periodic breathing.
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