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apnea

[′ap·nē·ə]
(medicine)
A transient cessation of respiration.
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"The condition of sleep apnea is well known to the general public and associated with snoring, daytime fatigue, and elevated risk of cardiovascular disease, especially in men.
In this report, the global Home Sleep Apnea Testing Devices market is valued at USD XX million in 2019 and is projected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2023, growing at a CAGR of XX% during the period 2019 to 2023.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a growing problem in the world with important negative health implication.
Discontinuance of breathing for more than 20s or short but correlated with hypoxia (oxygen saturation <85%) or bradycardia (heart rate <100 bpm); was defined as Apnea.
The researchers tested the participants for obstructive sleep apnea (the most common kind) with a special device used overnight in the home.
Forty-three eyes of 43 patients with sleep apnea (38 males, five females) who presented to the ophthalmology clinic between 2012 and 2016 were randomly included in the study.
Logistic regression analysis was used to determine the independent related factors of sleep apnea. All p values were two-tailed, and p<0.05 was considered statistically significant.
The outcome variable of interest was health professional-diagnosed sleep apnea. All sleep-related questions in SARR questionnaire were used.
Any of these characteristics are signs that the airway may be obstructed, which in turn affects the breath, and therefore may cause sleep apnea. A small jaw will limit the neuromuscular movement required to nurse.
- The global sleep apnea diagnostic system market is projected to expand at a CAGR of 7.3% over the 2016-2026 forecast period and is expected to be valued more than USD 600m by the end of 2026, according to a new report from Dublin-based Research and Markets.
Maternal sleep apnea also was associated with increased rates of planned preterm birth, even though preterm birth is widely considered the greatest contributor to neonatal morbidity and mortality, Yu Sun Bin, PhD, said at the annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies.