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*  Hypersomnia
... or other sleep disorders, such as narcolepsy, sleep apnea, PLMD, etc. Similarly to chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia also ... "Obstructive sleep apnea in narcolepsy". Sleep Med. 11 (1): 93-5. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2009.02.009. PMID 19699146. "International ... Upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS) is a clinical variant of sleep apnea that can also cause hypersomnia. Just as other ... Hypersomnia can also be a symptom of other sleep disorders, like sleep apnea. It may occur as an adverse effect of taking ...
*  Adenoidectomy
"The effectiveness of tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in the treatment of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome: a ... Widest agreement surrounds the removal of the adenoid for obstructive sleep apnea, usually combined with tonsillectomy. Even ... between enuresis and obstructive sleep in general but an increase with advancing severity of obstructive sleep apnea, observed ... and relationship with obstructive sleep apnea". J. Pediatr. 159 (2): 238-42.e1. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.01.036. PMID 21397910 ...
*  Somnolence
Alice in Wonderland syndrome brain edema cerebral hypoxia chronic fatigue syndrome circadian rhythm sleep disorders clinical ... medications narcolepsy sickness behavior sleep apnea sleep deprivation starvation stroke traumatic brain injury African ... Sleep 1986; 9:519-524 Johns, MW (March 2000). "Sensitivity and specificity of the multiple sleep latency test (MSLT), the ... Somnolence (alternatively "sleepiness" or "drowsiness") is a state of strong desire for sleep, or sleeping for unusually long ...
*  Positive airway pressure
... a portion of the cost of a CPAP unit based on a sleep study in an approved sleep lab showing Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome ... "A review of EPAP nasal device therapy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome". Sleep & breathing = Schlaf & Atmung. 19 (3): 769- ... Improving CPAP Compliance by a Basic Educational Program with Nurse Support for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome Patients. A. D ... Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when the upper airway becomes narrow as the muscles relax naturally during sleep. This reduces ...
*  Obstructive sleep apnea
Some use the terms obstructive sleep apnea syndrome or obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome to refer to OSA which is ... Upper airway resistance syndrome "Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (780.53-0)". The International Classification of Sleep ... Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most common type of sleep apnea and is caused by complete or partial obstructions of the ... February 2011). "Management of obstructive sleep apnea in Europe". Sleep Med. 12 (2): 190-7. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2010.10.003. ...
*  Continuous positive airway pressure
CPAP typically is used for people who have breathing problems, such as sleep apnea. CPAP also may be used to treat preterm ... For example, physicians may use CPAP in infants with respiratory distress syndrome. It is associated with a decrease in the ... HFT is useful in the treatment of sleep apnea. Nasal HFT has shown to be useful in neonatal intensive care settings for ... CPAP is the most effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea, in which the mild pressure from the CPAP prevents the airway ...
*  Palatine uvula
In some cases this can lead to sleep apnea, which may be treated by removal of the uvula or part of it if necessary, an ... Bifid uvula is a common symptom of the rare genetic syndrome Loeys-Dietz syndrome, which is associated with an increased risk ... The success of UPPP as a treatment for sleep apnea is unknown, but some research has shown 40-60% effectiveness in reducing ... Lehnert, Paul (3 August 2005). "Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea". Retrieved 26 October 2006. Biblo LA, ...
*  Nasal EPAP
"A review of EPAP nasal device therapy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome". Sleep & breathing = Schlaf & Atmung. 19 (3): 769- ... Treatments for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. J Clin Outcomes Manag. 2016 Apr;23(4):181-192. PMID 27134515. ... Nasal expiratory positive airway pressure (Nasal EPAP) is a treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and snoring. ... In OSA it appears to be effective to reduce but not eliminate apnea for people with mild to moderate OSA (Apnea-hypopnea index ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Sleep Disorders: Sleep Apnea: Pickwickian Syndrome
... also known as obesity hypoventilation syndrome, is the combination of severe obesity, suffering from obstructive sleep apnea ... Breathing Disorders During Sleep Signs and symptoms of sleep apnea and Pickwickian syndrome; effects on the heart and other ... also known as obesity hypoventilation syndrome, is the combination of severe obesity, suffering from obstructive sleep apnea ... "Health ... Pickwickian Syndrome" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ...
*  Steatosis
ISBN 0-7216-7335-X. MH Ahmed; CD Byrne (2010). "Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and fatty liver: association or causal link ... H Singh; R Pollock; J Uhanova; M Kryger; K Hawkins; GY Minuk (2005). "Symptoms of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients with ... Bhattacharjee R, Gozal D (2010). "Metabolic disease in sleep disordered breathing: puberty! puberty!". Sleep. 33: 1133-4. PMC ... anoxia and sleep apnea. As the liver is the primary organ of lipid metabolism it is most often associated with steatosis; ...
*  Velopharyngeal insufficiency
The physician also examines the patient for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). When this is positive, the patient will be ... Finally there is a lower complication rate, although obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) is associated. Both techniques ... When there is no sign of oral sleep apnea the physician will conduct a speech analysis. If the patient has an indication for ... Acute obstructive sleep apnea as a complication of sphincter pharyngoplasty. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 1996. 33(3):183-9. ...
*  Bruxism
The presence of other sleep disorders (e.g., obstructive sleep apnea syndrome). Bruxism is derived from the Greek word βρύκειν ... Disturbed sleep patterns and other sleep disorders, such as obstructive sleep apnea, snoring, moderate daytime sleepiness,[ ... A mandibular advancement device (normally used for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea) may reduce sleep bruxism, although its ... during sleep ("sleep bruxism"), or while awake ("awake bruxism"). This is the most widely used classification since sleep ...
*  Leptin
Obestatin and Apelin levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome". Med. Sci. Monit. 17 (3): CR159-64. doi: ... In obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea, leptin level is increased, but decreased after the administration of continuous ... In non-obese individuals, however, restful sleep (i.e., 8-12 hours of unbroken sleep) can increase leptin to normal levels. All ... Knutson KL, Spiegel K, Penev P, Van Cauter E (June 2007). "The metabolic consequences of sleep deprivation". Sleep Med Rev. 11 ...
*  Didgeridoo
2005). "Didgeridoo playing as alternative treatment for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: randomised controlled trial". BMJ. ... the British Medical Journal found that learning and practising the didgeridoo helped reduce snoring and obstructive sleep apnea ... by strengthening muscles in the upper airway, thus reducing their tendency to collapse during sleep. In the study, intervention ...
*  Snorelift
... is a procedure for treatment of snoring and mild obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. It was developed by Dr.Bülent ...
*  List of Ig Nobel Prize winners
"Didgeridoo playing as alternative treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome: randomised controlled trial". BMJ. 332: 266- ... for demonstrating that regular playing of a didgeridoo is an effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring. ... to awaken sleeping people in case of a fire or other emergency, and for applying this knowledge to invent the wasabi alarm. ...
*  Panoramic radiograph
... individuals with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome,[non-primary source needed][non-primary source needed] postmenopausal women,[ ... "The prevalence of calcified carotid artery atheromas in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome". Journal of Oral and ... "The prevalence of carotid atheromas seen on panoramic radiographs of patients with obstructive sleep apnea and their relation ...
*  Sleep apnea
Medicine portal Obesity hypoventilation syndrome Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome "Sleep Apnea: What Is Sleep Apnea ... Sleep Apnea - The Phantom of the Night: Overcome Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Win Your Hidden Struggle to Breathe, Sleep, and Live ... Sleep apnea is often diagnosed with an overnight sleep study. For a diagnosis of sleep apnea, more than five episodes an hour ... Sleep apnea, also spelled sleep apnoea, is a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or periods of shallow ...
*  Bioradiolocation
Bioradar can be used in sleep medicine for sleep apnea syndrome monitoring in adults and newborns. In addition, they can be ... "A Novel Method for Recognition of Bioradiolocation Signal Breathing Patterns for Noncontact Screening of Sleep Apnea Syndrome ... While the examinee maintains a calm state (e.g. is sleeping or sitting in a fixed pose) modulation of the bioradar signal is ...
*  ResMed
Estimation of the clinically diagnosed proportion of sleep apnea syndrome in middle-aged men and women. Sleep 1997;20(9):705-6 ... Prevalence of sleep apnea in a population of adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Endocr Pract 2007;13(4):355-62. Logan AG et ... High prevalence of unrecognized sleep apnoea in drug-resistant hypertension. J Hypertens 2001;19(12):2271-7. "Founder of ResMed ... obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), since more than 80% of cases are believed to be undiagnosed. More than 70% of people with ...
*  Trisynaptic circuit
... www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/guide/understanding-obstructive-sleep-apnea-syndrome. Pang, D. S.; Robledo, C. J.; Carr, D. R.; ... For example, sleep apnea is a condition where there is partial, or complete, blockage of breathing during sleep. In addition, ... Theta waves are especially prominent during ongoing behaviors and during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. Studies have shown ... and influence on sleep patterns. Some of these oxygen environments include hyperoxic conditions, which is a condition where ...
*  Snoring
"Didgeridoo playing as alternative treatment for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome". British Medical Journal. 2005-12-23. "Anti- ... Obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep deprivation. Relaxants such as alcohol or other drugs relaxing throat muscles. Sleeping on one's ... Snoring during sleep may be a sign, or first alarm, of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Research suggests that snoring is one of ... Such appliances have been proven to be effective in reducing snoring and sleep apnea in cases where the apnea is mild to ...
*  Cheyne-Stokes respiration
These phenomena can occur during wakefulness or during sleep, where they are called the central sleep apnea syndrome (CSAS). It ... Khoo, MC; Gottschalk, A; Pack, AI (1991). "Sleep-induced periodic breathing and apnea: a theoretical study". Journal of Applied ... The distinction lies in what is observed at the trough of ventilation: Cheyne-Stokes respiration involves apnea (since apnea is ... "The role of central chemosensitivity in central apnea of heart failure". Sleep. 16 (8 Suppl): S37-S38. PMID 8178021. Lanfranchi ...
*  Normal tension glaucoma
... is associated with NTG as are conditions like Flammer syndrome and obstructive sleep apnea. Flammer syndrome has been ... Clinical Interventions in Aging 2014:9 1563-1571 De Groot V.: Eye diseases in patients with sleep apnea syndrome. Bull Soc ... metabolic syndrome, and Flammer syndrome. Over many years, glaucoma has been defined by an intraocular pressure of more than 20 ... NTG patients tend to suffer "dips", sudden and unnoticed drops in blood pressure during sleep. Without treatment, NTG leads to ...
*  Christian Guilleminault
"Sleep-induced apnea syndrome, a surgical procedure to establish patency of the upper airway during sleep". "Sleep-induced apnea ... 1976). "The sleep apnea syndromes". Annual Review of Medicine. 27: 465-84. doi:10.1146/annurev.me.27.020176.002341. PMID 180875 ... "obstructive sleep apnea syndrome" (OSAS), a term commonly used nowadays. In addition, he described the presence of OSAS in ... sleep terrors and enuresis that accompanied this form of sleep-related breathing disorder; he described the same syndrome in ...
*  Multiple system atrophy
... abnormal breathing or inspiratory stridor during sleep other sleep disorders including sleep apnea, REM behavior disorder Other ... The most common first sign of MSA is the appearance of an "akinetic-rigid syndrome" (i.e. slowness of initiation of movement ... To further control the postural hypotension, raising the head of the bed by 8 in (20.3 cm) while sleeping may be indicated as ... July 2003). "REM sleep behavior disorder is related to striatal monoaminergic deficit in MSA". Neurology. 61 (1): 29-34. doi: ...
*  Alexander A. Clerk
Fabiani, Mario (2003). Surgery for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome: Diagnosis and Therapy of Sleep Respiratory ... or Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome". The Laryngoscope. 107 (6): 726-734 "Clinical Program - The Stanford Center for Sleep ... Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome, or Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome". The Laryngoscope. 107 (6): 726-734. doi:10.1097/ ... implications for the outpatient treatment of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome." The Laryngoscope. 106 (2 Pt 1): 124-128 Utley, ...