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The Case of the Windblown Bus Driver

Alan Kominsky

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

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Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780195377729
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322985 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195377729.003.0017
The Case of the Windblown Bus Driver

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Case 15 introduces a 46-year-old bus driver who presented to the sleep disorders clinic for upper airway surgical consideration. Medical history showed previous diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and failed CPAP trial due to pressure intolerance, as well as a history of nasal fracture, and nasal surgery to improve his airway.

Chapter.  1767 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology ; Sleep Medicine

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