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Research & Reviews  41 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.

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

Dec 27th, 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...

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

Dec 27th, 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
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-overview

Dec 27th, 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 Treatment & Management
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-treatment

Dec 27th, 2018 - Approach Considerations The treatment of hypoventilation primarily is directed at correcting the underlying disorder. Use caution when correcting chronic hypercapnia. Rapid correction of the hypercapnia can alkalinize the cerebrospinal fluid, whic...

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Guidelines  2 results

Best Clinical Practices for the Sleep Center Adjustment of Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ven...
http://jcsm.aasm.org/ViewAbstract.aspx?pid=27941
NPPV Titration Task Force of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Oct 14th, 2015 - Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) devices are used during sleep to treat patients with diurnal chronic alveolar hypoventilation (CAH). Bilevel positive airway pressure (BPAP) using a mask interface is the most commonly used method t.

Best clinical practices for the sleep center adjustment of noninvasive positive pressur...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2952756
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM : Official Publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine; Berry RB, Chediak A et. al.

Oct 20th, 2010 - Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) devices are used during sleep to treat patients with diurnal chronic alveolar hypoventilation (CAH). Bilevel positive airway pressure (BPAP) using a mask interface is the most commonly used method t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  43 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.

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

Dec 27th, 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...

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

Dec 27th, 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
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-overview

Dec 27th, 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 Treatment & Management
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/304381-treatment

Dec 27th, 2018 - Approach Considerations The treatment of hypoventilation primarily is directed at correcting the underlying disorder. Use caution when correcting chronic hypercapnia. Rapid correction of the hypercapnia can alkalinize the cerebrospinal fluid, whic...

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News  1 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.

see more →