Education and Training Resources
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Presentations - Basics of Sleep Diagnosis
|>> Introduction to Sleep Disorders|| Mar 2009|| Download Powerpoint Show here (1.62MB)|
|>> Basics of Polysomnography (PSG)|| Mar 2009|| Download Powerpoint Show here (1.28 MB) |
|>> Basics of Sleep Staging|| Mar 2009|| Download Powerpoint Show here (0.79MB) |
|>> Using Nasal Pressure|| Feb 2006|| Download Powerpoint Show here (1.31MB) |
Glossary of Sleep Terms
Apnea: An apnea is a cessation of airflow for ten seconds or longer.
Central Sleep Apnea (CSA): CSA is the cessation of both airflow and respiratory effort resulting from a loss of the autonomic drive to breathe.
Hypopnea: A hypopnea is a decrease in airflow by at least 50% for ten seconds or more.