Anesthesiology, Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Mask Ventilation

Does sleep apnea make it harder for patients to undergo anesthesia? Researchers from Chiba University in Japan studied this and their work is published in the January 2017 issue of ANESTHESIOLOGY:

Mask Ventilation during Induction of General Anesthesia: Influences of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

 

Source American Society of Anaesthesiology

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