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ap·ne·ic

(ap'nē-ik),
Related to or suffering from apnea.

apneic

See apnea.

apneic

adjective Referring to apnea, 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.

apneic

pertaining or relating to apnea or affected with apnea.

apneic index
a measure of an anesthetic's toxicity with respect to the concentration of the anesthetic necessary to induce respiratory arrest. It compares the concentration of the anesthetic necessary to cause respiratory arrest for one minute to the potency of that particular agent.

Patient discussion about apneic

Q. Any advice on Fibromyalgia or Sleep Apnea? Hi there, any advice on Fibromyalgia or Sleep Apnea? Just been there for the test for both and they said ‘yes’. It looks like I have them. Just need to know what to expect. Thanks a bunch in advance.

A. untreated sleep apnea can:
Increase the risk for high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, obesity, and diabetes
Increase the risk for or worsen heart failure
Make irregular heartbeats more likely
Increase the chance of having work-related or driving accidents

so here's a list of things you can do:
http://www.sleepapnea.org/resources/pubs/treatment.html

Q. my ears do not hear well especially when it's cold. i hear my breath and heart beat. what's my prolem? Denis when i breathe it feels like the breath goes through the ear when the weather is cold or when i do some excercise like jogging

A. for ear infections or blocked ear tube - try out the eardoc www.eardoc.info

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An EEG signal of the recording of an apneic patient (Signal "EEG C3-M2 accelerated at x200) is taken for denoising.
Apneic oxygenation, maintenance of spontaneous respiration, controlled mechanical ventilation and high frequency jet ventilation are recommended as appropriate methods for bronchoscopy by different centers (7).
Later that evening he was found in bed, apneic and unresponsive, with intermittent tonic posturing of the upper extremities.
A critique of the apneic oxygenation test for the diagnosis of "brain death".
When patient falls into deep sleep, tongue collapses again and another apneic episode takes place.
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Table 3 contains a list of nursing interventions when an infant is found to be apneic.
GCS 3 ,not apneic, brain stem reflexes were symmetrical and GCS 4 or 5 points, with hematomas:
Some of the former are what I call "dead brain-dead," whereas many of the latter have every logical right to the same vital status as irreversibly comatose and apneic patients who have some residual brainstem reflex and are by legal and medical standards alive.
Once he was found and paramedics arrived, he was apneic and severely bradycardic with no palpable pulse.
Upon assessing an individual child, if the child is apneic reposition the airway, then if respirations do not resume spontaneously, give 5 mouth to barrier rescue breaths.