Impact of sleep in respiratory failure.

@article{McNicholas1997ImpactOS,
  title={Impact of sleep in respiratory failure.},
  author={Walter T McNicholas},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={1997},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={
          920-33
        }
}
Sleep has a physiological influence on respiration, which can have major adverse effects on gas exchange in patients with respiratory insufficiency. These effects relate largely to a reduction in various stimulant inputs to the brainstem respiratory centre. Conditions that may be associated with sleep-related respiratory insufficiency range from pulmonary disorders (such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)), to central respiratory insufficiency (such as central alveolar… CONTINUE READING

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