Of sleep apneas, 2 were central sleep apnea
(28.5%) and 5 were obstructive sleep apnea.
Ramar et al., "The treatment of central sleep apnea
syndromes in adults: practice parameters with an evidence-based literature review and meta-analyses," SLEEP, vol.
Central sleep apnea
was defined as the absence of thoracic and abdominal movements with absence of airflow.
Piacentini, "Evaluation of the central sleep apnea
in asymptomatic children with Chiari 1 malformation: an open question," Child's Nervous System, vol.
The company said the remede System is a transvenous implantable neurostimulation system that stimulates the phrenic nerve and engages the diaphragm to restore natural breathing during sleep in patients with central sleep apnea
Seventeen of those are SDB and include obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea
, sleep related hypoventilation disorders, etc.
SDB is further classified into three basic categories: central sleep apnea
(CSA) syndromes, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) syndromes, and sleep-related hypoventilation/hypoxic syndromes.
"We couldn't believe it was all happening again and the doctors said they had never seen central sleep apnea
in a child without any other health problems," Lowri said.
In central sleep apnea
(CSA), the airway is not blocked but the brain fails to tell the body to breathe.
Polysomnography Results Polysomnography results % (n) Normal 38.9 (51) Mild OSA 9.9 (13) Moderate OSA 6.1 (8) Severe OSA 17.6 (23) Primary snoring 6.9 (9) Hypoventilation 3.1 (4) Central sleep apnea
2.2 (3) Hypoxia 6.1 (8) Inappropriate study 9.2 (12) OSA: obstructive sleep apnea Table 5.
The sleep condition is called central sleep apnea
(CSA), a related condition to the more common obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
The trial randomized more than 1,300 patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction and central sleep apnea
presenting as Cheyne-Stokes respiration to nocturnal treatment with adaptive servo-ventilation.