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Fatigue and tiredness in people with OSA improve with CPAP treatment.

FA study in the 15 June issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine shows that the complaints of fatigue and tiredness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) improved significantly with good adherence to continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy, suggesting that - like the symptom of excessive daytime sleepiness - these complaints are [...]

By | 2017-06-14T04:18:13+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Fatigue and tiredness in people with OSA improve with CPAP treatment.

At-home sleep testing equal to overnight in a sleep lab in treatment results

Patients with suspected obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may no longer have to spend an expensive and uncomfortable night at a sleep center to monitor their sleep-disordered breathing. According to new research, those who performed sleep testing in their home with portable monitors showed similar improvements after three months of treatment with continuous positive airway pressure [...]

By | 2017-06-14T04:38:53+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on At-home sleep testing equal to overnight in a sleep lab in treatment results

CPAP reduces incidence of cardiovascular events and hypertension in OSA patients

In non-sleepy patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) can reduce the incidence of cardiovascular events and hypertension, according to researchers from Spain. The research will be presented at the ATS 2010 International Conference in New Orleans.

By | 2017-06-14T04:07:29+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on CPAP reduces incidence of cardiovascular events and hypertension in OSA patients