16 04, 2020

Ventilator shortage: CPAP device donations

2021-05-01T16:30:05+00:00April 16, 2020|CPAP, Sleep Apnea|

Across the country, there is a shortage of the ventilators that hospitals need to provide care for people who have COVID-19. Multiple groups are developing strategies to modify PAP machines so that they can be used as ventilators. One of these groups is the [...]

3 04, 2020

Sleep doctor answers questions about COVID-19 and sleep

2021-05-01T23:28:10+00:00April 3, 2020|CPAP, Sleep Apnea|

In this video, Dr. Raj Dasgupta answers questions about COVID-19 and sleep submitted by the public to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Dasgupta covers topics such as CPAP use at home, cleaning CPAP, ventilators, and medication usage. Rajkumar (Raj) Dasgupta, MD, FACP, [...]

18 03, 2020

Coronavirus FAQs: CPAP tips for sleep apnea patients

2021-05-01T16:31:47+00:00March 18, 2020|CPAP, Sleep Apnea|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) Public Safety Committee is responding to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the coronavirus (COVID-19). Read questions submitted by patients who have obstructive sleep apnea. The AASM encourages you to follow the CDC tips on how to prepare [...]