La terapia con dispositivo a pressione positiva nelle vie aeree: Raccomandazioni per la prescrizione nel soggetto adulto affetto dalla sindrome delle apnee ostruttive nel sonno

Translated title of the contribution: Upper airway positive pressure therapy: Recommendation for prescription in adults with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

G. Insalaco, A. Sanna, F. Fanfulla, V. Patruno, A. Braghiroli, O. Marrone, M. Bosi, C. De Michelis, F. Dal Farra, R. Drigo, M. Fontana, A. Foresi, C. Sacco, C. Salina, A. Salvaggio, A. Vianello

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Abstract

This paper focuses on the diagnostic-prescriptive procedure for positive airway pressure therapy prescription in adult obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). All indications refer to international and national guidelines regarding OSAS. Different steps for diagnostic-prescriptive procedure together with the path leading to their achievement are considered of primary importance to guarantee an accurate diagnosis and an appropriate prescription indipendently from financial resources and operating modes in the different areas.

Translated title of the contributionUpper airway positive pressure therapy: Recommendation for prescription in adults with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)60-63
Number of pages4
JournalRassegna di Patologia dell'Apparato Respiratorio
Volume20
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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