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.
Link between sleep apnea and increased heart rate variability

Link between sleep apnea and increased heart rate variability

Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty may help those with obstructive sleep apnea

Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty may help those with obstructive sleep apnea

Continuous positive airway pressure improves symptoms of depression in obstructive sleep apnea patients

Continuous positive airway pressure improves symptoms of depression in obstructive sleep apnea patients

Ostructive sleep apnea and continuous positive airway pressure

Ostructive sleep apnea and continuous positive airway pressure

Efficacy of non-invasive ventilation in patients with acute cardiogenic pulmonary oede

Efficacy of non-invasive ventilation in patients with acute cardiogenic pulmonary oede

New surgical procedure used to treat patients with obstructive sleep apnea

New surgical procedure used to treat patients with obstructive sleep apnea

Simple less cumbersome device may be a better solution for sleep apnea

Simple less cumbersome device may be a better solution for sleep apnea

Nasal insufflation for sufferers of sleep apnea

Nasal insufflation for sufferers of sleep apnea

Educating OSA patients about continuous positive airway pressure critical to successful treatment

Educating OSA patients about continuous positive airway pressure critical to successful treatment

CPAP is the best treatment for sleep apnea

CPAP is the best treatment for sleep apnea

Continuous positive airway pressure improves sleep in patients with both Alzheimer's and a sleep-related breathing disorder

Continuous positive airway pressure improves sleep in patients with both Alzheimer's and a sleep-related breathing disorder

Continuous positive airway pressure beneficial for sleep apnea patients

Continuous positive airway pressure beneficial for sleep apnea patients

Sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment

Sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment

Research explains why those with obstructive sleep apnea are at higher risk for cardiovascular disease

Research explains why those with obstructive sleep apnea are at higher risk for cardiovascular disease

Longer CPAP use at night can normalize one's daytime functioning

Longer CPAP use at night can normalize one's daytime functioning

Sleep apnea is associated with gestational diabetes mellitus and pregnancy-induced hypertension

Sleep apnea is associated with gestational diabetes mellitus and pregnancy-induced hypertension

Obstructive sleep apnea increases a person's risk of having a heart attack

Obstructive sleep apnea increases a person's risk of having a heart attack

Link between extreme sleep disorder and onset of parkinsonism or dementia

Link between extreme sleep disorder and onset of parkinsonism or dementia

Group based cognitive behavioural therapy helps overcome major CPAP problem

Group based cognitive behavioural therapy helps overcome major CPAP problem

Sleep apnea linked to heart disease

Sleep apnea linked to heart disease