Oximetry monitoring recommended during PAP initiation for sleep apnea in patients with obesity or nocturnal hypoxemia

V. Koivumäki, P. Maasilta, A. Bachour

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of clinical sleep medicine
Issue number11
Pages (from-to)1859-1863
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • adult
  • apnea hypopnea index
  • Article
  • body mass
  • Charlson Comorbidity Index
  • daytime somnolence
  • Epworth sleepiness scale
  • female
  • human
  • hypoxemia
  • major clinical study
  • male
  • middle aged
  • obesity
  • oximetry
  • oxygen desaturation
  • positive end expiratory pressure
  • predictive value
  • sleep disordered breathing
  • treatment response
  • 3121 General medicine, internal medicine and other clinical medicine

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