A randomised controlled trial on the effect of mask choice on residual respiratory events with continuous positive airway pressure treatment Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  • Masks

abstract

  • A higher residual AHI was seen in all patients with the use of an oronasal mask compared with a nasal mask. Switching to an oronasal mask post titration results in an increase in residual AHI with CPAP treatment, and pressure adjustment may be warranted.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.sleep.2014.01.011

PubMed ID

  • 24831252

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 619

end page

  • 24

volume

  • 15

number

  • 6