Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
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A technique of respiratory therapy, in either spontaneously breathing or mechanically ventilated patients, in which airway pressure is maintained above atmospheric pressure throughout the respiratory cycle by pressurization of the ventilatory circuit. (On-Line Medical Dictionary [Internet]. Newcastle upon Tyne(UK): The University Dept. of Medical Oncology: The CancerWEB Project; c1997-2003 [cited 2003 Apr 17]. Available from: http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/omd/)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Continuous Positive Airway Pressure" by people in Profiles.
Enhancing Our Understanding of Breathing Mechanics in Nonintubated Patients with Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2023 05 15; 207(10):1259-1260.
The Development of a Novel mHealth Tool for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Tracking Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Adherence as a Percentage of Time in Bed. J Med Internet Res. 2022 Dec 05; 24(12):e39489.
Is bilevel PAP more effective than CPAP in treating hypercapnic obese patients with COPD and severe OSA? J Clin Sleep Med. 2022 01 01; 18(1):5-7.
Effect of Minimally Invasive Surfactant Therapy vs Sham Treatment on Death or Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in Preterm Infants With Respiratory Distress Syndrome: The OPTIMIST-A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2021 12 28; 326(24):2478-2487.
Optimal NIV Medicare Access Promotion: Patients With Hypoventilation Syndromes: A Technical Expert Panel Report From the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Association for Respiratory Care, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and the American Thoracic Society. Chest. 2021 11; 160(5):e377-e387.
Adherence to Positive Airway Pressure Therapy in Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome. Sleep Med Clin. 2021 Mar; 16(1):43-59.
Ineffective CPAP Treatment After Effective CPAP Titration. Chest. 2020 12; 158(6):e311-e315.
CPAP titration failure is not equivalent to long-term CPAP treatment failure in patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome: a case series. J Clin Sleep Med. 2020 11 15; 16(11):1975-1981.
Optimal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Reduces Daytime Resting Heart Rate in Prediabetes: A Randomized Controlled Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 10 20; 9(19):e016871.
Can Long-term Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea With CPAP Improve Glycemia and Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? Diabetes Care. 2020 08; 43(8):1681-1683.