Reasons for women visiting sleep unit - A Greek population

Conclusion: OSA is the main reason for women visiting sleep unit. Their symptoms are differentiated when asked by the doctor compared to self -report and also according to age and OSA severity.
Source: European Respiratory Journal - Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Tags: Sleep and control of breathing Source Type: research

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Conclusions: Poor sleep quality is highly prevalent, as is mental health symptom burden, among WLWH and HIV-uninfected controls. Future longitudinal studies are necessary to clarify the directionality of the relationship.
Source: JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Clinical Science Source Type: research
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Google offers many ambient sounds from the Google Assistant, including one for white noise that might help block out noise to make it easier to sleep or study. But the company seemingly changed... #9to5google
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CONCLUSION: Complement-mediated immune mechanisms might partake in narcolepsy pathogenesis. The precise role of autoantibodies on complement level alterations needs to be investigated. Levels of complement factors and degradation products may potentially be utilised as biomarkers to predict the clinical severity of narcolepsy.PMID:35034679 | DOI:10.1017/neu.2021.42
Source: Acta Neuropsychiatrica - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
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Am J Transl Res. 2021 Dec 15;13(12):14220-14228. eCollection 2021.ABSTRACTInterventional therapy, which can prolong the survival of patients with liver cancer (LC), is an important means to treat the disease. During interventional therapy for LC, it is essential to make a targeted and detailed nursing plan to ameliorate the prognosis. The purpose of this study was to determine the application significance of personalized nursing in patients undergoing interventional therapy for LC. We retrospectively analyzed 136 patients with LC undergoing interventional therapy. Among them, 70 cases receiving personalized nursing were as...
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Patients receiving hemodialysis complain frequently about sleep disorder. In order to assess the sleep disorder in these patients, we conducted in collaboration with the Nephrology Service Ibn Rochd CHU, a survey using Morpheus Network questionnaire, which covered 90 patients receiving the dialysis stage. The questionnaires have been collected over one year period between 2013 and 2014. Out of the 90 patients, 49% have sleep disorder, in which women predominated . The total population's average age was 70 year old. The average time between the start of the dialysis and the sleep disorder onset is 11 years. The reported sle...
Source: European Respiratory Journal - Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Tags: 4.2 Sleep and Control of Breathing Source Type: research
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