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Positional Therapy Research
Below are listed links to peer-reviewed articles discussing the effectiveness of positional sleep therapy.
- Are we missing a simple treatment for most adult sleep apnea patients? The avoidance of the supine sleep position.
- Sleep-disordered breathing in pregnancy: a review of the physiology and potential role for positional therapy.
- Advances in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
- Effect of body position and sleep state on obstructive sleep apnea severity in children with Down syndrome.
- Positional obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.
- The high dependency of supine position in obstructive sleep apnea.
- Supine sleep and positional sleep apnea after acute ischemic stroke and intracerebral hemorrhage.
- Study of the relationship between sleep body posture, sleep phase and severity of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome.
- The sleep position trainer: a new treatment for positional obstructive sleep apnoea.
- Comparison of positional therapy versus continuous positive airway pressure in patients with positional obstructive sleep apnea: a meta-analysis of randomized trials.