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When snoring is paired with choking, gasping or silent breathing pauses during sleep, it's a strong indicator of sleep apnea.
Sleep apnea diagnostic global market drives by the increase in the obesity in population, increasing awareness regarding hypertension, strokes, and cardiovascular diseases and its association with sleep apnea, technological advancement in diagnostic devices.
Some major players in the global sleep apnea devices market include ResMed, Inc.
The aspiration risk and damaged immunity involved with sleep apnea may be contributing to this occurrence, researchers said.
Complex sleep apnea is a combination of obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea.
The prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea in Western populations is high, and because of the relationship between weight and sleep apnea, the current obesity epidemic is going to further increase the scope of this problem," noted Dr.
This eliminates sleep apnea events and allows a patient to get a restful sleep.
After adjustment for a wide range of possible confounders, patients with obstructive sleep apnea were 3.
In addition, the scientists found that the more ecstasy that people had taken, the more likely they were to have serious sleep apnea.
While the statement serves as something of a primer on the types of sleep apnea and its relevance to individuals who are at risk for, or who already have, cardiovascular disease, the authors acknowledge that there is much that is not known about the interactions between sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease.
A continuous positive airway pressure trial as a novel approach to the diagnosis of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.
Symptoms of sleep apnea include heavy snoring, daytime sleepiness and poor concentration.