n=11 | |

Age (mean in years) | 55.1 (8.0) |

Sex (male) (N, %) | 9 (81.8) |

BMI (mean kg/m^{2}, SD) | 35.08 (5.96) |

Diabetes (N, %) | 3 (27.3) |

Hypertension (N, %) | 7 (63.6) |

CHD (N, %) | 3 (27.3) |

CPAP (N, %) | 7 (63.6) |

MAD (N, %) | 1 (9.1) |

AHI (mean, events per hour) | 43.3 (20.6) |

ODI (mean, events per hour) | 39.6 (15.7) |

SpO_{2} mean (mean%, SD) | 91.0 (3.3) |

SpO_{2} min (mean%, SD) | 79.4 (8.3) |

AHI with CPAP (mean, events per hour) | 1.86 (2.07) |

ICU (N, %) | 3 (27.3) |

NIV (N, %) | 11 (100) |

Intubation (N, %) | 2 (18.2) |

Treatment time in hospital (mean in days, SD) | 15 (8.6) |

AHI, Apnoea-Hypopnea Index; BMI, body mass index; CHD, coronary heart disease; CPAP, continuous positive airway pressure; ICU, intensive care unit; MAD, mandibular advancement devise; NIV, non-invasive ventilation; ODI, oxygen desaturation index; SpO2, oxygen saturation.