- October 24, 2021
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Outreach
In this video you’re going to learn about Obstructive Sleep Apnea and the need to increase index of suspicion.
Also you will learn efficient ways to manage it. This is a researched health information is prepared by Dr. Raphael Pali. He is a medical doctor from Canada.
Below are what we’re going to cover in this video:
First you learn that Obstructive Sleep Apnea is caused by a blockage of the airway, usually when the tongue collapses against the soft palate and the soft palate collapses against the back of the throat during sleep, and the airway is closed.
Next is how to approach this disease. This includes: Increasing Index of suspicion, Taking a history around that and get to know your patient and Sleep study.
Finally you will learn about the various approaches to treatment: Positive airway pressure machine. This is the most important. Others include: weight loss, avoid sleeping on the back, night time mandibular devices etc.
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