Added by Judy on March 27, 2010 at 10:30pm — No Comments
ResScan 3.7 Terms & Definitions
Usage = the time that a patient receives therapy from the device
Used days > X hours Y minutes = total number of days where daily usage exceeded the compliance threshold
% Used days > X hours Y minutes = calculates the percentage of used days out of the total number of days selected
Total hours used = total patient usage of a selected…
Added by Judy on March 26, 2010 at 1:00am — No Comments
Added by richard mueller, md, facc, facp on March 21, 2010 at 8:10am — No Comments
One must understand that mild-to-moderate sleep apnea may be successfully treated with a custom made oral appliance. The reported success rate is >85% with one-year compliance @ >85%. Too often an oral appliance is over-looked and only considered when CPAP cannot be tolerated. When in fact, oral appliance therapy should be recommended for the initial treatment of mild-to-moderate sleep apnea.
On the other hand, severe sleep apnea should be treated…Continue
Dr. Jonathan Greenburg is one of the leading experts in the field of snoring and Sleep Apnea. He is presenting a series of articles to help you better understand the causes, effects, and proper successful treatment of snoring and Sleep Apnea.
Causes of Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Well if you think about it, what happens if you have a big tongue in a small mouth? The majority of patients I have…Continue
Added by Dr. Jonathan Greenburg on March 11, 2010 at 7:06pm — No Comments