Adherence to PAP therapy remains a challenge for patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Optional PAP device features and desensitization strategies may help.
One of the first clinic-based studies comparing positive airway pressure and upper airway stimulation finds each to have advantages in differing outcomes, laying the groundwork for future studies.
Cleveland Clinic has started screening all patients with epilepsy for obstructive sleep apnea — and treating them with PAP if they test positive. Findings from this newly presented study explain why.