SESSION TITLE: Sleep Disorders 1
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is increasing in prevalence worldwide. The gold standard for diagnosis remains polysomnography which is costly and resource consuming. Nocturnal nasal flowmetry may represent a valuable screening method in a high pretest probability population The aim of this study is to assess the role of nocturnal nasal flowmetry to screen for patients with high pretest probability of OSA.