The treatment of central sleep apnea depends upon the cause of the problem. If it is a result of another condition, for example, congestive heart failure, then the condition is treated. In this case, the physician would address the congestive heart failure and by doing so, it should take care of the central sleep apnea and the patient should not experience sleep apnea again. If your central sleep apnea is caused by other reasons, then your treatment options can vary.
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
Continuous positive airway pressure is recommended for the patient who has been diagnosed as having central sleep apnea. This is also the most preferred treatment for those who have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea, as well.
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