Remote monitoring and app-based support improve adherence to obstructive sleep apnea treatment, speed resolution of problems, and reduce the care management burdens on clinicians, say prescribing physicians, patients, and researchers.
CPAP users often do not know why they sometimes feel exhausted and sometimes feel great after a night using their device. Little things can throw off sleep, some of which are device related, like a mask leak, and some of which are not. Michael Fleming, MD, a retired family medicine physician who was diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea and started CPAP [continuous positive airway pressure] therapy six years ago, found this extremely frustrating…
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