A randomized controlled trial of nurse-led care for symptomatic moderate-severe obstructive sleep apnea.

@article{Antic2009ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of nurse-led care for symptomatic moderate-severe obstructive sleep apnea.},
  author={Nick A. Antic and Catherine Buchan and Adrian Jeffrey Esterman and Michael Hensley and Matthew T Naughton and Sharn Rowland and Bernadette Williamson and Samantha Windler and Simon Eckermann and R Doug Mcevoy},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={179 6},
  pages={501-8}
}
RATIONALE Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a prevalent disease. Often limited clinical resources result in long patient waiting lists. Simpler validated methods of care are needed. OBJECTIVES To demonstrate that a nurse-led model of care can produce health outcomes in symptomatic moderate-severe OSA not inferior to physician-led care. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING