- Sleep apnea: When snoring signals danger. // Consumer Reports on Health;Dec93, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p134
Discusses how to diagnose and treat sleep apnea. Snoring as a signal; Sleep apnea prevalent but rarely diagnosed; Self-monitoring; Self-help strategies; Professional treatment which includes polysomnography, nose mask and surgery. INSET: How drowsy are you?.
- Apnea therapy gets the nod. // Consumer Reports on Health;Jul94, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p82
Reports on the effectivity of a therapy called CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) for people with sleep apnea. Characteristic of apnea; Study of British researchers on 32 apnea patients using CPAP nightly or a daily placebo pill; Findings by the standard tests.
- Sleep apnea: Base your treatment on symptoms, not the number of events. // Modern Medicine;Sep94, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p53
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Treatment of sleep apnea syndromes,' written by D.M. Rapoport which was published in the March 1994 issue of the `Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine.'
- Oral appliance can alleviate apnea. Rothenberg, Robert S.; Barrett, Wayne M. // USA Today Magazine;Feb98, Vol. 126 Issue 2633, p10
Focuses on an oral appliance that can help people who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Description of the disorder; How the disorder has previously been treated; Details of the elastic acrylic resin device.
- Obstructive sleep apnea. Walling, Anne D. // American Family Physician;9/15/1997, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p1208
Focuses on obstructive sleep apnea which appeared in `The Practitioner' dated March 1997. Signs and symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea; Therapy for the prevention of obstructive sleep apnea.
- Sleep apnea: Daytime somnolence, loud snoring are treatment indications. // Geriatrics;Aug94, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p56
Presents the summary of an article entitled `Treatment of Sleep Apnea Syndromes' conducted by D.M. Rapport published in the 1994 issue of `Mt. Sinai Journal of Medicine'.
- Tuned in for a good night's sleep. Kiernan, Vincent // New Scientist;05/24/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2083, p22
Reports on the surgical solution developed for people suffering sleep apnoea. Attack of the cause of the condition with radio waves; Sticking of a needle-like radio to excess tissue in the palate, nose or tongue; Emission of oscillating radio waves that heat the tissue; Replacement of the...
- Health effects and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. Walling, Anne D. // American Family Physician;9/1/1997, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p941
Presents a summary of the work `Health Effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and the Effectiveness of Continuous Positive Airways Pressure: A Systematic Review of the Research Evidence,' by J. Wright, et al. from the `British Medical Journal' dated 1997.
- Good Question. // Body Bulletin;Jan2003, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p4
Provides information about health issues including sleep apnea treatments.