Posted tagged ‘videos’

Sleep Apnoea Videos

October 19, 2009

Here’s a quick video to explain what’s happening when patients with obstructive sleep apnoea haev an apnoeic event.  Sorry about the twinkly music…

Here’s another video with an explanation of what’s happening:

And this chap has pretty prolonged apnoeas, I think they’re central, rather than obstructive, but you can see how his minute volume is significantly decreased.

If you follow the links on the actual YouTube page, you’ll see a multitude of similar videos, mainly of people recording their loved ones to convince them that they snore!

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Patient Journey DVDs

October 12, 2009

I have a spindle of patient journey DVDs on my desk.   If any of you want one, drop by my office in East Block (Under Ward 42) and ask my secretary for a DVD, and she will surely oblige.