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Sep262010

What is CPAP?

What does CPAP stand for? CPAP is an acronym for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure. CPAP therapy provides a consistent flow of air at a set pressure (measured in Centimeters of Water Pressure) into the airway of a patient to ensure that the airway stays open and unobstructed by a collapse or relaxing of the soft pallet through the night.

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