They were also excluded if they were already being treated for OSAH
Jenkins, PhD, RN, UMB SON associate professor, OSAH
, and co-director of the Institute for Educators in Nursing and Health Professions, co-authored the following article: Jenkins, L.S., Powell, J., Schron, E.B., McBurnie, M.A., Bosworth-Ferrell, S., Moore, R., and Exner, D.V.
'We waited for long until the entire staff resolved to say this is the only manner with which we can get our matter treated,' Comrade Osah
The estimated prevalence of OSAH
is 2% in non-pregnant women.15 In contrast, the prevalence of OSAH
in pregnant women has been reported to be higher and is reported to be between 10-25%.15
PHYSICAL EXAMINATION: Examination by itself cannot allow an accurate diagnosis of OSAH
'S, but it does help to exclude other causes for the patient's symptoms.
The relationship between severity of obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (OSAHS
) and lateral cephalometric radiograph values: a clinical diagnostic tool.
Besides the conventional risk factors of primary glaucoma which include elevated IOP, family history, old age, ethnicity, type 2 diabetes, myopia, and thin central corneal thickness, there has recently been some new factors found to be associated with primary glaucoma such as obesity, obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS
), mental stress, anxiety, and depression.
Retinal and optic nerve evaluation by optical coherence tomography in adults with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS
We performed a literature search using Medline, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and Scopus for articles published between January 2010 and April 2017 using the following terms: OSA or OSAHS
(obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome), hypopnea or hypopnoea, obstructive sleep apnea or sleep apnea syndrome and sensitivity, specificity, validity, or validation, sleep apnea questionnaires, and screening sleep apnea.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea-hypopnea Syndrome (OSAHS
) is characterized by recurrent episodes of partial or total collapse (hypopnea or apnea) of the upper airway during sleep, which causes hypoxemia, hypercapnia and repeated fragmentation (1,2,3).
Lavie, "Molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular disease in OSAHS
: the oxidative stress link," European Respiratory Journal, vol.