CPAP for sleep apnea - BMJ video



BMJ: Sleep apnoea (apnea, in its American spelling) is a condition that causes a patient to stop breathing for short periods during their sleep. In this video researchers Joaquín Durán-Cantolla and Jose María Montserrat discuss their work into the use of CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) to treat the condition.

People with OSA may be twice as likely to develop a stroke.

Did you know that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can reduce a child’s IQ by as many as 10 points, while treatment in children with OSA can improve school grades?

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