Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy News and Research

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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy is a method of respiratory ventilation used primarily in the treatment of sleep apnea, for which it was first developed.
Non-adherence to sleep apnea treatment linked to increased hospital readmissions

Non-adherence to sleep apnea treatment linked to increased hospital readmissions

Study identifies risk factors for sleep apnea in pregnant woman

Study identifies risk factors for sleep apnea in pregnant woman

AASM’s new guideline provides recommendations for diagnosis of sleep apnea in adults

AASM’s new guideline provides recommendations for diagnosis of sleep apnea in adults

CPAP therapy may help improve nighttime acid reflux symptoms in patients with OSA

CPAP therapy may help improve nighttime acid reflux symptoms in patients with OSA

Report reveals staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the U.S.

Report reveals staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the U.S.

Sleep-disordered breathing promotes progression of pediatric NAFLD to NASH

Sleep-disordered breathing promotes progression of pediatric NAFLD to NASH

UAS therapy for OSA recognized with a Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award

UAS therapy for OSA recognized with a Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award

Obstructive sleep apnea increases risk of motor vehicle accidents

Obstructive sleep apnea increases risk of motor vehicle accidents

Patients battling sleep apnea find relief from Zzoma device

Patients battling sleep apnea find relief from Zzoma device

Screening and treating OSA patients prior to surgery reduce risk of cardiovascular complications

Screening and treating OSA patients prior to surgery reduce risk of cardiovascular complications

Compliance with CPAP therapy may help prevent cardiovascular complications

Compliance with CPAP therapy may help prevent cardiovascular complications

Study explores role of family factors in CPAP adherence in sleep apnea patients

Study explores role of family factors in CPAP adherence in sleep apnea patients

Umbian announces outcome of new study for U-Sleep automated messaging system

Umbian announces outcome of new study for U-Sleep automated messaging system

Study shows obstructive sleep apnea is associated with increased risk of stroke, cancer and death

Study shows obstructive sleep apnea is associated with increased risk of stroke, cancer and death

ObamaCare can be a costly shift for people suffering with obstructive sleep apnea

ObamaCare can be a costly shift for people suffering with obstructive sleep apnea

CPAP reduces nightmare frequency, motivates treatment compliance in patients with PTSD and OSA

CPAP reduces nightmare frequency, motivates treatment compliance in patients with PTSD and OSA

Addressing sleep hygiene prior to CPAP initiation may help improve adherence

Addressing sleep hygiene prior to CPAP initiation may help improve adherence

Study: Sleep apnea severity is higher in African American men in certain age ranges

Study: Sleep apnea severity is higher in African American men in certain age ranges

Study: Obstructive sleep apnea increases rates of ADHD-like behavioral problems in children

Study: Obstructive sleep apnea increases rates of ADHD-like behavioral problems in children

Treatment of maternal sleep-disordered breathing with CPAP therapy improves fetal activity levels

Treatment of maternal sleep-disordered breathing with CPAP therapy improves fetal activity levels