What is the most common and difficult symptom of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) to treat?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Himanshu Wickramasinghe, MD, MBBS; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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EDS is one of the most common and difficult symptoms clinicians treat in patients with OSA. It is one of the most debilitating symptoms because it reduces quality of life, impairs daytime performance, and causes neurocognitive deficits (eg, memory deficits).


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