Improving pediatric compliance with positive airway pressure therapy: the impact of behavioral intervention.

TitleImproving pediatric compliance with positive airway pressure therapy: the impact of behavioral intervention.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsKoontz KL, Slifer KJ, Cataldo MD, Marcus CL
JournalSleep
Volume26
Issue8
Pagination1010-5
Date Published2003 Dec 15
Abstract

The purposes of this study were (1) to describe behavior interventions provided to improve compliance with positive airway pressure (PAP) therapies in children with obstructive sleep apnea, (2) to survey physician and caregiver satisfaction with these interventions, and (3) to present preliminary outcome data on the effects of these interventions.

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