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Non-apnoeic REM sleep induced nocturnal oxygen desaturation treated by nasal continuous positive airway pressure.
  1. F Sériès,
  2. Y Cormier,
  3. J La Forge
  1. l'Unité de Recherche, Centre de Pneumologie, Hôpital Laval Sainte-Foy, Quebec, Canada.


    Non-apnoeic oxygen desaturation related to rapid eye movement (REM) sleep in a patient with hypothyroidism, obesity, respiratory failure, and cardiac failure was improved by treatment with nasal continuous positive airway pressure of 10 cm H2O.

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