Respiratory Glossary: (O)

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Respiratory Glossary

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OSA

Short for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, it is a condition that leads to difficulties inhaling and exhaling while sleeping due to the throat being obstructed.Non-invasive ventilation: Device used to aid a person inhaling and exhaling air when they have difficulties with it. It is achieved by putting a mask or a similar appliance on the person.OSA: Short for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, it is a condition that leads to difficulties inhaling and exhaling while sleeping due to the throat being obstructed.

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