What is the value of the oxygen desaturation index (ODI) as compared to the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) in accurately diagnosing adult obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?
Literature Reviews » Sleep Medicine
A look at sinonasal surgery patients’ tolerability level when restarting continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) immediately postoperatively.
A look at how and to what degree sleep disorders are associated with patients with cardiovascular disease at the biochemical and functional level.
Post-treatment improvements in visual analogue scale (VAS) scores, daytime sleepiness, and quality of life were observed after the Elevoplasty procedure.
A look at the satisfaction rates, recommendations, regrets, subjective taste disturbances, and individually reported side effects after a modified uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) technique to treat obstructive sleep apnea.
Upper airway stimulation (UAS) is successful in treating obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) showing improved outcomes, length of stay, and readmission compared to transoral robotic surgery (TORS).
A look at how the effects of midazolam, propofol, and dexmedetomidine compare on drug-induced sleep endoscopy (DISE) findings.
Upper airway stimulation resulted in significant and profound improvement for all groups.
Upper airway surgery achieves a clinically significant decrease in systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.
The healthcare burden of administering sleep studies is substantial, although the annual cost is declining.