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AHRQ Sleep Apnea Review: CPAP Tops, Mouthpiece An Option

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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Available evidence points to continuous positive airway pressure therapy as the most effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea, but patient compliance to CPAP remains poor, so alternatives are necessary, according to a Aug. 8 comparative effectiveness review contracted by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

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