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Post-CPAP sleepiness--a specific syndrome?

Abstract:

Following treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), some patients with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) remain sleepy despite effective CPAP and attention to other diagnoses that can provoke sleepiness. It is unclear if this residual sleepiness is an irreversible result of their previous OSA and merits consideration for pharmacological treatment or simply because of the many and varied causes of sleepiness normally found in the community. We have measured levels of sleepiness, ...

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Stradling, JR More by this author
Journal:
Journal of sleep research
Volume:
16
Issue:
4
Pages:
436-438
Publication date:
2007-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2869
ISSN:
0962-1105
URN:
uuid:caf2f9a6-f8da-4445-b2ad-5bfad903cc09
Source identifiers:
71533
Local pid:
pubs:71533

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