Nighttime-Breathing Treatments Most Effective to Treat Sleep Apnea
- AHRQ comparative effectiveness report on treating sleep apnea:
- Estimated 12 million Americans have sleep apnea; millions more undiagnosed.
- "CPAP" breathing machine most effective.
- Mouthpiece worn at night also effective.
- All treatments have possible side effects.
Image: A photograph of a sleeping man is shown.
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