Validating the Watch-PAT for Diagnosing Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adolescents

  • let the children boogie

“In adolescents, the WP200 not only has significant concordances in AHI severity but also high
correlations and good agreements in AHI and mSaO2 compared with attended in-laboratory
PSG according to the RRC and RRA. The WP may be a clinically accurate diagnostic method
for OSA in adolescents whether we used the respiratory scoring rules for children or adults.
Additional WP200 feasibility studies are needed with more adolescents.”

Download the full study here