Dating site for sleep apnea patients
They state, "of them, only 10% follow the treatment of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), which is the treatment that has proven most effective.
This means that there are many patients who are not following any treatment despite the apnea-hypopnoea, among other illnesses of the respiratory system, are an important cardiovascular and high blood pressure risk factor and it would be advisable them to be treated from early stages.
A study involving cardiac patients at the University Hospital of Umeå shows that over 80 percent of patients treated for atrial fibrillation also have sleep apnea - a condition with pauses in breathing during sleep. Most guidelines suggest adults get six to eight hours of sleep each night.
Lichuan Ye, associate professor in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, thinks about sleep for much longer than that each day.
The company Medco Health at the Business, Scientific and Technological Park, Espaitec, of the Universitat Jaume I of Castellón, has developed an assistance system based on telemedicine using information and communication technologies, which allows an online daily monitoring of people with sleep apnea-hypopnoea syndrome.An assistance system has been developed by scientists, based on telemedicine using information and communication technologies, that allows an online daily monitoring of people with sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome.The method proposed by the company is particularly focused on patient adherence to treatment as only 30% of patients successfully achieve to adapt to it.Data to support the research On the need for moving forward in data collection and research in this area, Medco Health highlights the usefulness of the daily monitoring system developed, which allows to "create a larger database on which to investigate and make progress in the empty areas that medicine still has in the field of sleep." Generally, devices for home studies only show the signal of snoring through graphics.With the audio playback function of NOX-T3 device used by the company, sounds are also recorded, thus facilitating the diagnosis and making clear one of the most important parameters in sleep studies, the rates of apnea-hypopnoea of each patient in the study.
"This implantable device offers patients another treatment option for central sleep apnea," Dr.