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Continuous Negative External Pressure as an Alternative Treatment for Sleep Apnea

Where is it lacking?

Photo: AerSleep. Source: Sommetrics.

There is also still work to be done to ensure the design of the collar will be comfortable, fit well, and stay in place while the patient sleeps. According to the manufacturers, creating and producing these collars cannot be considered a small task. The technical requirements for the creation of this collar and making it fit perfectly around patients’ neck is a very challenging task for engineers.