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Sleep Disorders: Sleep Disorders I |

Compliance With CPAP at 6 Weeks Following Initial Set Up at the Physician Office

Narayan Krishnamurthy, MD
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CSBD, Tuscaloosa, AL


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;149(4_S):A564. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.02.589
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SESSION TITLE: Sleep Disorders I

SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster

PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

PURPOSE: Untreated OSA is associated with hypertension and vascular disease, cognitive dysfunction, and increased motor vehicle accident as well as work related risk. Positive airway pressure (PAP) is considered the standard of care for moderate to severe OSA. However, treatment benefits may depend on the compliance with CPAP use. Many studies suggest that only a minority of patients use CPAP as recommended

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