Sleep-disordered breathing in patients with myelomeningocele: the missed diagnosis.

@article{Kirk1999SleepdisorderedBI,
  title={Sleep-disordered breathing in patients with myelomeningocele: the missed diagnosis.},
  author={Valerie G Kirk and Angie Morielli and Robert T. Brouillette},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={1999},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={40-3}
}
Moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) was identified in 20% (17 of 83) of children with spina bifida/myelomeningocele (SB/MM) at the Montreal Children's Hospital. The prevalence of SDB in patients with SB/MM elsewhere has not been determined. To establish current practices for identifying SDB in patients with SB/MM, questionnaires were sent to… CONTINUE READING