Severe obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea mimicking REM sleep behavior disorder.

@article{Iranzo2005SevereOS,
  title={Severe obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea mimicking REM sleep behavior disorder.},
  author={Alex Iranzo and Joan Santamar{\'i}a},
  journal={Sleep},
  year={2005},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={203-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical and video-polysomnographic (VPSG) features of a group of subjects with severe obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea (OSAH) mimicking the symptoms of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD). DESIGN Evaluation of clinical and VPSG data. SETTING University hospital sleep laboratory unit. PARTICIPANTS Sixteen patients that were identified during routine first evaluation visits. Patients' PSG measures were compared with those of 20 healthy controls and 16 subjects with… CONTINUE READING

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