Sleep study on patients with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: a pilot study

@inproceedings{Jnior2013SleepSO,
  title={Sleep study on patients with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: a pilot study},
  author={Ns Faria J{\'u}nior and Israel Reis Santos and Renato Marrach de Pasqual and Fl{\'a}vio Leit{\~a}o Filho and Jos{\'e} Roberto Jardim and L. F. Oliveira},
  year={2013}
}
  • Ns Faria Júnior, Israel Reis Santos, +3 authors L. F. Oliveira
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Introduction Due to irreversible dilation of the bronchi, the presence of secretions and airflow obstruction, subjects with bronchiectasis may be predisposed to hypoxemia during sleep or symptoms that might lead to arousal. Therefore, we describe these subjects sleep through the complete nocturnal sleep study (polysomnography). Materials and methods An observational study was carried out involving the evaluation of 21 patients with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis at the Sleep Laboratory of… CONTINUE READING

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