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Nocturnal Pulse Oximetry as an Abbreviated Testing Modality for Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Objective. To determine the utility of pulse oximetry for diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children. Methods. We performed a cross-sectional study of 349 patients referred to a pediatricExpand
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Obstructive sleep apnea: the use of nasal CPAP in 80 children.
This is a retrospective review of children 15 years of age or younger, who underwent overnight sleep studies between 1980 and 1993. All were diagnosed and treated for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).Expand
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A collaborative approach to adopting/adapting guidelines - The Australian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the early years (Birth to 5 years): an integration of physical activity, sedentary behavior,
BackgroundIn 2017, the Australian Government funded the update of the National Physical Activity Recommendations for Children 0–5 years, with the intention that they be an integration of movementExpand
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Obesity increases the risk for persisting obstructive sleep apnea after treatment in children.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of obesity at diagnosis on treatment outcomes in paediatric obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). METHODS Children were included if they had both diagnostic and follow-upExpand
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Outcome of noninvasive ventilation in children with neuromuscular disease
Objective: To assess the effect of institution of noninvasive ventilation (NIV) on clinical outcome and quality of life (QOL) in a cohort of children with severe neuromuscular disorders. Methods: WeExpand
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Cleft lip and/or palate and breathing during sleep.
Cleft of the lip and/or palate (CL/P) is a common defect which is associated with changes in facial structures and a smaller upper airway. As a result, infants and children with CL/P have anExpand
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Treatment of sleep-disordered breathing in children with myelomeningocele.
The prevalence of moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in patients with myelomeningocele may be as high as 20%, but little information is available regarding treatment of theseExpand
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Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Preschool Children with Cleft Palate
Objective: The objective of this study was to explore the prevalence, range of reported symptoms, and clinical risk factors of obstructive sleep apnea in preschool children with cleft lip and/orExpand
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Sleep-disordered breathing in children with myelomeningocele.
BACKGROUND Although patients with myelomeningocele and the Chiari II malformation are known to have sleep apnea and respiratory control deficits, the prevalence, types, severities, and associationsExpand
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Follow-up on metabolic markers in children treated for obstructive sleep apnea.
RATIONALE In adults, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with metabolic dysfunction that improves with treatment of OSA. No equivalent studies exist in children. OBJECTIVE To examine theExpand
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