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Sleep-disordered breathing 

Sleep-disordered breathing
Chapter:
Sleep-disordered breathing
Author(s):

Rogan Corbridge

and Nicholas Steventon

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550791.003.16
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date: 20 October 2018

Sleep physiology 286

Assessment of sleep-disordered breathing 288

Sleep studies 290

Sleep-disordered breathing spectrum 291

Medical treatment 292

CPAP therapy 293

Surgery for sleep-disordered breathing 294

Friedman Classification System 295

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