*  Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure therapy improves functional and anatomical...
Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure therapy improves functional and anatomical ... Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure therapy improves functional and anatomical ... Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure therapy improves functional and anatomical ... with and without treatment with continuous positive airway pressure therapy (CPAP).. Methods: Two groups of OSA patients were ...
  http://iovs.arvojournals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2332994
*  Portable oxygen concentrator - Wikipedia
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) mask. For other patients, the nighttime use of POCs, especially with the advent of alarms ... which helps increase survival. Helps improve exercise tolerance, by allowing the user to exercise longer. Helps increase ... With continuous-flow units, oxygen delivery is measured in LPM (litres per minute). With on-demand or pulse-flow, delivery is ... Intermittent flow (IF)-only products weighed in the range of from 2.8 to 9.9 pounds (1.3 to 4.5 kg). The continuous flow (CF) ...
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*  Continuous positive airway pressure - Wikipedia
... present on many devices and allows the user to reduce the pressure to lowest setting and gradually increase to the set pressure ... Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is a form of positive airway pressure ventilator, which applies mild air pressure on ... PEEP Positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) is the pressure in the lungs (alveolar pressure) above atmospheric pressure (the ... Werman, Howard A.; Karren, K; Mistovich, Joseph (2014). "Continuous Positive Airway Pressure(CPAP)". In Werman A. Howard; ...
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*  S47 Neural respiratory drive responses to increases in continuous positive airway pressure in healthy subjects | Thorax
We hypothesised that 1) increases in EELV induced by continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) would increase NRD in healthy ... S47 Neural respiratory drive responses to increases in continuous positive airway pressure in healthy subjects ... S47 Neural respiratory drive responses to increases in continuous positive airway pressure in healthy subjects ... Increasing levels of CPAP led to a reduction in IC (p , 0.0001, Table 1). Both EMGpara and EMGdi increased with progressive ...
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*  ISRCTN - ISRCTN11128866: Improved olfaction under continuous positive airway pressure therapy
The aim of this study is to assess the sense of smell before initiation of nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and ... OSA is usually treated using a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine. This involves the patient wearing a face ... improvement of olfactory performance in sleep apnea patients after three months of nasal continuous positive airway pressure ... Group 2: Therapy pressure of the CPAP device is set to a sub therapeutic pressure of 4 centimeter of water for three weeks ( ...
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*  Review: In patients with obstructive sleep apnea, continuous positive airway pressure increases weight | Annals of Internal...
Review: In patients with obstructive sleep apnea, continuous positive airway pressure increases weight Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS ... Shafazand S. Review: In patients with obstructive sleep apnea, continuous positive airway pressure increases weight. Ann Intern ... In patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), what is the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on weight? ... Review: In obstructive sleep apnea, continuous positive airway pressure does not reduce cardiovascular outcomes Annals of ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/2275412/review-patients-obstructive-sleep-apnea-continuous-positive-airway-pressure-increases
*  Improving Use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure for Obstructive Sleep Apnea | Annals of Internal Medicine | American...
Improving Use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Ann Intern Med. 2009;151:I-38. doi: 10.7326/ ... Improving Use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Free ... The mask is part of a device that uses air pressure to keep the air passages open (continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP ... Effects of a Short Course of Eszopiclone on Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Adherence: A Randomized Trial ...
  http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/745277/improving-use-continuous-positive-airway-pressure-obstructive-sleep-apnea
*  Evaluating Behavioral Treatments to Improve Adherence to Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy in People With...
Evaluating Behavioral Treatments to Improve Adherence to Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy in People With ... The most common treatment for OSA is the use of a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine, but many people have ... Blood pressure [ Time Frame: Measured at Months 3, 6, and 12 ]. *Cytokines and inflammatory markers [ Time Frame: Measured at ... OSA is a common sleep disorder that is characterized by a brief collapse and blockage of the upper airway during sleep. This ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00623246?cond=%22Sleep+Apnea%2C+Obstructive%22&rank=14
*  Nasal continuous positive airway pressure: does bubbling improve gas exchange? | ADC Fetal & Neonatal Edition
... comparison of underwater bubble continuous positive airway pressure with ventilator-derived continuous positive airway pressure ... A recording, at 100Hz and displayed at 1 cm/s, of the pressure recorded at the nasal continuous positive airway pressure device ... Nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is an effective mode of respiratory support for neonates used in many ... Morley C, Davis P. Continuous positive airway pressure: current controversies. Curr Opin Pediatr2004;16:141-5. ...
  http://fn.bmj.com/content/90/4/F343
*  Nurse-led intensive interventions improve adherence to continuous posi | PPA
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is widely recommended for the treatment of sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (SAHS), but ... The CPAP usage and quality of life can be significantly improved by nurse-led intensive program in obstructive sleep apnea ... All outcome measures were improved after treatment in both groups. However, patients receiving intensive support with ... Nurse-led intensive interventions improve adherence to continuous positive airway pressure therapy and quality of life in ...
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Mouth leak with nasal continuous positive airway pressure increases nasal airway resistance. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1996;154 ... Expiratory positive airway pressure (EPAP) was titrated to abolish upper airway obstruction. This was evidenced by repetitive ... Inspiratory positive airway pressure was used to augment tidal volume and reverse nocturnal hypoventilation evidenced by a ... Ventilatory muscle support in respiratory failure with nasal positive pressure ventilation. Chest 1990;97:150-158. ...
  http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/23/4/605
*  Adaptation of upper airway muscles to chronic endurance exercise.
... and results in an increased oxidative capacity and a fast-toward-slow ... We tested the hypothesis that chronic endurance exercise is associated with the recruitment of four major upper airway muscles ... Previous Document: Continuous positive airway pressure treatment improves baroreflex control of heart rate during sleep.... ... slow shift in MHC phenotype together with an increase in both oxidative and antioxidant capacity in selected upper airway ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Adaptation-upper-airway-muscles-to/12153959.html
*  Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea | NorthShore
Read our Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea encyclopedia resources online. ... An auto-titrating continuous positive airway pressure (APAP) can automatically decrease or increase the air pressure as needed ... 2014). Intensive versus standard follow-up to improve continuous positive airway pressure compliance. European Respiratory ... 2014). Intensive versus standard follow-up to improve continuous positive airway pressure compliance. European Respiratory ...
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*  Continuous measures of driving performance on an advanced office-based driving simulator can be used to predict simulator task...
12-14 Performance on the simulator improves with continuous positive airways pressure (CPAP).13 15-21 Most of these studies ... Randomised prospective parallel trial of therapeutic versus subtherapeutic nasal continuous positive airway pressure on ... The MiniSim recorded continuous measures of driving behavior, such as time it would take to collide into the lead vehicle were ... The positive predictive value was 84% (95% CI 70% to 93%) and the negative predictive value only 88% (95% CI 51% to 99%) using ...
  http://thorax.bmj.com/content/early/2012/05/04/thoraxjnl-2011-200699
*  Fatty Liver and Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Abnormalities in liver enzymes can improve following continuous positive airway pressure in patients with obstructive sleep ... We hypothesize that continuous positive airway pressure can reduce morphologic fatty liver changes in patients with obstructive ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00730873
*  Articles, tagged with "facial area"
CPAP Pillow - Improving Sleep Apnea Treatment Method. 11th January 2011. Making use of continuous positive airway pressure ( ... CPAP) pillows greatly improves CPAPtreatment. The CPAP pillow is uniquely created and designed to offer comfort and ease to the ...
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*  OSA: the new cardiovascular disease | SpringerLink
Gilman MP et al (2008) Continuous positive airway pressure increases heart rate variability in heart failure patients with ... Sajkov D et al (2002) Continuous positive airway pressure treatment improves pulmonary hemodynamics in patients with ... Wilcox I et al (1993) Effect of nasal continuous positive airway pressure during sleep on 24-hour blood pressure in obstructive ... Becker HF et al (2003) Effect of nasal continuous positive airway pressure treatment on blood pressure in patients with ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10741-008-9101-2
*  Race And CPAP Effectiveness - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Recent studies show that hypertension control can be improved with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment of OSA ... Device: Continuous positive airway pressure A portable ventilatory assist device, which is the standard first line treatment of ... Device: Continuous positive airway pressure A portable ventilatory assist device, which is the standard first line treatment of ... Implementing a care plan to increase the percentage of Veterans in whom blood pressure goals are achieved has been prioritized ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01960465?term=continuous+positive+airway+pressure+OR+CPAP&recr=Open&fund=01&rank=6
*  Influence of upper body position on middle cerebral artery blood velocity during continuous positive airway pressure breathing ...
Continuous positive airway pressure (C PA P) is a treatment modality for pulmonary oxygenation difficulties. C PA P impairs ... Haring HP, Hormann C, Schalow S, Benzer A (1994) Continuous positive airway pressure breathing increases cerebral blood flow ... Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is a treatment modality for pulmonary oxygenation difficulties. CPAP impairs venous ... Bowie RA, O'Connor PJ, Hardman JG, Mahajan RP (2001) The effect of continuous positive airway pressure on cerebral blood flow ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00421-007-0513-9
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... found a significant increase in both with both continuous positive airway pressure and non-invasive ventilation compared with ... continuous positive airway pressure and non-invasive ventilatory support with bilevel positive airway pressure after coronary ... continuous positive airway pressure, incentive spirometry, intermittent positive pressure breathing, noninvasive pressure ... continuous positive airway pressure (five), and intermittent positive pressure breathing (three). The maximum follow up was six ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/327/7428/1379
*  Sleep Apnea and Heart Failure | Circulation
Continuous positive airway pressure improves nocturnal baroreflex sensitivity of patients with heart failure and obstructive ... Impaired vasodilator responses in obstructive sleep apnea are improved with continuous positive airway pressure therapy. Am J ... Ambulatory blood pressure after therapeutic and subtherapeutic nasal continuous positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep ... Acute effects of continuous positive airway pressure on heart rate variability in congestive heart failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/107/12/1671.long
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Continuous positive airway pressure improves sleep and daytime sleepiness in patients with Parkinson disease and sleep apnea. ... Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Improves Quality of Life in Women with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. A Randomized Controlled ... Educational, supportive and behavioural interventions to improve usage of continuous positive airway pressure machines in ... Effects of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on clinic and ambulatory blood pressures in patients with obstructive ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?linkname=pubmed_pubmed&from_uid=22837377
*  Dr Keith Wong - The University of Sydney
Increased adherence to continuous positive airway pressure with a group cognitive behavioural treatment intervention: a ... Increased adherence to continuous positive airway pressure with a group cognitive behavioural treatment intervention: a ... Hanes, C., Wong, K., Saini, B. (2014). An overview of service quality of continuous positive airway pressure services in ... Hanes, C., Wong, K., Saini, B. (2014). An overview of service quality of continuous positive airway pressure services in ...
  http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/people/academics/profiles/keith.wong.php
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Meta-analysis: continuous positive airway pressure improves insulin resistance in patients with sleep apnea without diabetes. ... Eight hours of nightly continuous positive airway pressure treatment of obstructive sleep apnea improves glucose metabolism in ... Effect of continuous positive airway pressure on type 2 diabetes mellitus and glucose metabolism. Hosp Pract (1995) 2014;42:31- ... Effects of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on glucose metabolism in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep ...
  http://spectrum.diabetesjournals.org/content/29/1/14
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