apnoeic


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apnoeic

adjective Referring to apnoea; breathless.

ap·ne·ic

(ap'nē-ik)
Related to or suffering from apnea.
Synonym(s): apnoeic.

ap·ne·ic

(ap'nē-ik)
Related to or suffering from apnea.
Synonym(s): apnoeic.
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Of these, apnoeic group consisted of 18 patients who had AHI > 5/h (female 6, male 12) while the remaining 32 were non-apnoeic with AHI <5/h (female 11, male 21).
The hazard usually occurs when IPPV is applied to an apnoeic patient after giving a neuromuscular blocking drug.
16-18) Likewise, using fiberoptic nasopharyngoscopy, Badr et al (19) have shown, that central apnoea is associated with pharyngeal narrowing or occlusion early (<10 sec) during the central apnoeic period and even in the absence of inspiratory efforts.
Stage 2 and 3 cases presented with Thrombocytopenia, metabolic acidosis, bradycardia, apnoeic episodes, hyponatremia, DIC with shock.
daytime hyper-somnolence and other symptoms of sleep deprivation, or a strong history of loud snoring with apnoeic events).
10 * Holding aloft and slapping the buttocks is an acceptable way to stimulate an apnoeic baby.
Obstructive sleep apnoeic patients also have enhanced leukocyte activation (21, 22).
10) They are responsible for apnoeic episodes in infants, pneumonia in the immunocompromised and in the elderly, and for exacerbations of COPD.
Appendix 1 Parameter Description of Patient Score Moves all extremities Activity Level voluntarily/on 2 command Moves 2 Extremities 1 Cannot move Extremities 0 Respirations Breathes Deeply and 2 coughs freely Is Dyspnoeic, with shallow, 1 limited breathing Is apnoeic 0 Circulation Is 20 mmHg > 2 (Blood Pressure) Preanaesthetic level Is 20 to 50 mmHg > 1 Preanaesthetic level Is 50 mmHg > 0 Preanaesthetic level Consciousness Is fully awake 2 Is arousable on calling 1 Is not responding 0 Oxygen saturation Has level >90% when 2 as determined by breathing room air pulse oximetry Requires supplemental oxygen 1 to maintain level >90% Has Level <90% with oxygen 0 supplementation