Sleep Apnea is a sleep disorder in which breathing is briefly and repeatedly interrupted during sleep
Classification of Sleep Apnea:
1) Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
is the most common category of sleep-disordered breathing. The muscle tone of the body orarily relaxes during sleep, and at the level of the throat the human airway is composed of collapsible walls of soft tissue which can obstruct breathing during sleep.(Consider to choose an Auto CPAP Device))
is a combination of Obstructive and Central apnea.
Symptoms of Sleep Apnea:
• Loud snoring
• Inability to concentrate during the day and a decrease in cognitive ability
• Sufferers will feel inclined to sleep or take naps during the day time to make up for tiredness
You may prefer to consult with your family doctor or specialist to adopt a sleep study before you are identified Sleep Apnea.
Sleep Test Analysis
You may have your sleep test at home
This sleep test will provide patients with an effective sleep report. Using this report, you can then consider whether you need to take other measures for your disorder, such as a CPAP machine for sleep apnea.
After the patients have completed the Polysomnography (PSG) Study or other sleep test, they are advised to use CPAP machine. Most people wonder how to choose the right CPAP machine & masks for themselves. Most importantly, they are worried how would they feel with using the CPAP. Therefore, AMED® offers Lease to Purchase Plan, and provide professional advice with usage report to help people to learn before purchase. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.