Adaptive ventilation for central sleep apnea linked to increased mortality in … – 2 Minute Medicine

 

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Adaptive ventilation for central sleep apnea linked to increased mortality in
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1. Patients with reduced ejection heart failure (HF) and central sleep apnea who received servo-assisted ventilation did not show a difference in the composite end point of death in comparison to similar patients receiving standard medical care. 2

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Obstructive sleep apnea: An opportunity for the dental profession – Dentistry IQ

 

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Obstructive sleep apnea: An opportunity for the dental profession
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Obstructive sleep apnea: An opportunity for the dental profession by R.F. John Holtzen, DMD Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a disorder in which the muscles and other tissues surrounding the airway relax and ultimately collapse during the deepest

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Freediving App Review Series: STAmina Apnea Trainer (iOS version) – DeeperBlue.com

 

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Freediving App Review Series: STAmina Apnea Trainer (iOS version)
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This is part of the DeeperBlue.com Freediving App Review Series – a collection of reviews of Freediving related mobile apps. Each app has been reviewed based on a standardized set of criteria you can see here. In this article we review the STAmina

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Public Release: 2-Sep-2015 New symptom may help ID sleep apnea in older women – EurekAlert (press release)

 

Public Release: 2-Sep-2015 New symptom may help ID sleep apnea in older women
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — The results of a new study suggest that nocturnal enuresis, or bedwetting, may be an additional symptom that doctors can look for when assessing post-menopausal women for obstructive sleep apnea. That condition …

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European Sleep Apnea Devices Market, by Segment and Sleep Apnea Therapeutic … – PR Newswire (press release)

 

European Sleep Apnea Devices Market, by Segment and Sleep Apnea Therapeutic
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NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The European sleep apnea devices market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 16.0% from 2014 to 2019. Germany holds the largest share of the European sleep apnea devices market. This large share of the …

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Sleep Apnea Damages Brain, Researchers Find – Newsmax

 

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Sleep Apnea Damages Brain, Researchers Find
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"We found that the blood–brain barrier becomes more permeable in obstructive sleep apnea, a breakdown that could contribute to brain injury, as well as potentially enhancing or accelerating the damage," said Rajesh Kumar, the study's principal
UCLA researchers provide first evidence of how obstructive sleep apnea damages HealthCanal.com
CPAP Works: Common Sleep Apnea Treatment Reverses Brain Function Changes Newswise (press release)

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ESC: Adaptive Sleep Apnea Tx Risk in HF ‘Real’ – MedPage Today

 

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ESC: Adaptive Sleep Apnea Tx Risk in HF 'Real'
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LONDON — The surprising mortality risk from central sleep apnea treatment in systolic heart failure (HF) appears real and more from sudden death than from chronic worsening, the SERVE-HF trial researchers suggested. The initial trial results rocked
Central sleep apnea device increases mortality in patients with HFHealio
Central Sleep Apnea Device Spikes Heart Failure MortalityMD Magazine
Central Sleep Apnea Therapy Neutral on Outcomes but Hints at Increased MortalityMedscape

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Central sleep apnea device increases mortality in patients with HF – Healio

 

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Central sleep apnea device increases mortality in patients with HF
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The study included 1,325 patients (left ventricular EF < 45%; mean apnea-hypopnea index, ? 15 events per hour; mean age, 69 years; 90% men) with chronic HF with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) who were randomly assigned to receive guideline-based …
Central Sleep Apnea Device Spikes Heart Failure MortalityMD Magazine
Central Sleep Apnea Therapy Neutral on Outcomes but Hints at Increased MortalityMedscape

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Researchers provide first evidence of how obstructive sleep apnea damages the … – Medical Xpress

 

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Researchers provide first evidence of how obstructive sleep apnea damages the
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"We found that the blood–brain barrier becomes more permeable in obstructive sleep apnea, a breakdown that could contribute to brain injury, as well as potentially enhancing or accelerating the damage," said Rajesh Kumar, the study's principal
UCLA researchers provide first evidence of how obstructive sleep apnea damages HealthCanal.com

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