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Automated measure of nighttime oxygen levels could speed diagnosis of sleep apnea

20:00 EDT 6 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(University of Chicago Medical Center) Computer analysis of oxygen levels in the blood during sleep could -- by itself -- provide an easy, relatively inexpensive and sufficiently reliable way to determine which children who snore habitually could benefit from a diagnosis and treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. This approach was most accurate for children with severe apnea.

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