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ALLMedicine™ Hypoventilation Syndromes Center

Research & Reviews  14 results

Noninvasive Ventilation Downloads and Monitoring.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsmc.2020.08.012
Sleep Medicine Clinics; Choi P, Adam V et. al.

Nov 3rd, 2020 - "Home noninvasive ventilation (NIV) is indicated for numerous conditions including neuromuscular disease, thoracic cage disorders, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and hypoventilation syndromes. Effective management of patients on home NIV r...

Can sleep apnea be accurately diagnosed at home?
https://www.mdedge.com/node/209559/path_term/10/page/0/1?channel=296

Oct 7th, 2019 - CAVEATS Recommendations are somewhat ambiguous This study, as well as current guidelines, recommend home sleep studies for patients with a high clinical suspicion or high pre-test probability of OSA and who lack comorbid conditions that could affe.

Hypoventilation Syndromes Medication
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-medication

Dec 28th, 2018 - Medication Summary Several drugs may be used to treat hypoventilation syndromes. Most produce the desired effect by stimulating the central respiratory drive, by reversing the effects of other medications that can depress the central respiratory d...

Hypoventilation Syndromes
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-overview

Dec 28th, 2018 - Background Alveolar hypoventilation is caused by several disorders that are collectively referred as hypoventilation syndromes. Alveolar hypoventilation is defined as insufficient ventilation leading to hypercapnia, which is an increase in the par...

Hypoventilation Syndromes Clinical Presentation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-clinical

Dec 28th, 2018 - History The clinical manifestations of hypoventilation syndromes usually are nonspecific, and in most cases, they are secondary to the underlying clinical diagnosis. Manifestations vary depending on the severity of hypoventilation, the rate of dev...

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News  2 results

Can sleep apnea be accurately diagnosed at home?
https://www.mdedge.com/node/209559/path_term/10/page/0/1?channel=296

Oct 7th, 2019 - CAVEATS Recommendations are somewhat ambiguous This study, as well as current guidelines, recommend home sleep studies for patients with a high clinical suspicion or high pre-test probability of OSA and who lack comorbid conditions that could affe.

AAP: Check Kids for Sleep Apnea
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/34407

Aug 27th, 2012 - Action Points Explain that a new guideline from the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends screening all children for snoring and polysomnography for those who regularly snore and have any associated symptoms such as snorting or gasping, daytim...

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