Sleep Apnea Killed Carrie Fisher. Could It Kill You Too?

The condition that killed Carrie Fisher may affect up to a quarter of middle-aged adults.
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Source: Journal of Sleep Research - Category: Neurology Authors: Source Type: research
Association between obstructive sleep apnea and erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Published online: 25 May 2018; doi:10.1038/s41443-018-0017-7Association between obstructive sleep apnea and erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Source: International Journal of Impotence Research - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Source Type: research
Learning Objectives: After studying this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Identify skeletal differences that are treated with orthognathic surgery; describe the goals of orthognathic surgery; and understand modern virtual surgical planning of orthognathic movement of the mandible, maxilla, and chin. 2. Appreciate the surgical principles of maxilla- versus mandible-first surgery, and orthognathic surgery before orthodontic correction; and understand when an osseous genioplasty may be beneficial, and the potency of this bony movement. 3. Appreciate the utility of fat grafting as an adjunct to orthognathic bon...
Source: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: CME Source Type: research
A new study by the University of Washington the device treated the condition in men and women, but also boosted sexual performance in women.
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A new study by the University of Washington the device treated the condition in men and women, but also boosted sexual performance in women.
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Regular use of a continuous positive airway pressure or CPAP machine could improve the sex lives of people with obstructive sleep apnea -- especially women, a new study says.
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THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 -- Women with sleep apnea might experience a boost in their sex life if they regularly use a CPAP machine, a new study shows. Researchers found that women who used the device nightly reported a significant improvement in their...
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Monique C. Suarez-Giron, Anabel Castro-Grattoni, Marta Torres, Ramon Farr é, Ferran Barbé, Manuel Sánchez-de-la-Torre, David Gozal, Cesar Picado, Josep M. Montserrat, Isaac Almendros
Source: Frontiers in Physiology - Category: Physiology Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Guideline and nursing care plan specific to OSA in the perioperative setting improved patient outcomes. PMID: 29784265 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Perianesthesia Nursing - Category: Nursing Authors: Tags: J Perianesth Nurs Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: There is a relationship between scores of the STOP-Bang Screening Questionnaire and postoperative complications among surgical patients. PMID: 29784264 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Perianesthesia Nursing - Category: Nursing Authors: Tags: J Perianesth Nurs Source Type: research
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