AASM Criteria for Scoring Respiratory Events: Interaction between Apnea Sensor and Hypopnea Definition.

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Summary of "AASM Criteria for Scoring Respiratory Events: Interaction between Apnea Sensor and Hypopnea Definition."

To examine the impact of using a nasal pressure sensor only vs the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) recommended combination of thermal and nasal pressure sensors on (1) the apnea index (AI), (2) the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI), where the AHI is calculated using both AASM definitions of hypopnea, and (3) the accuracy of a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).


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Name: Sleep
ISSN: 1550-9109
Pages: 425-32


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