ects of transient and persistent cerebrospinal fluid drainage on sleep disordered breathing in patients with idiopathic adult hydrocephalus syndrome

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Objectives—To examine sleep disordered breathing including obstructive sleep apnoea in patients with idiopathic adult hydrocephalus syndrome (IAHS) and to study the eVects of CSF drainage and shunting procedure on sleep disordered breathing. Methods—In 17 patients with IAHS polysomnographic investigations were performed before and after lumbar CSF drainage… (More)

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