SleepNet Sleep Symposium

SleepNet hosted a Sleep Symposium to enhance the understanding of Sleep Disordered Breathing and how it correlates with Cardiovascular Disease.

Guest speaker, Cardiologist Dr. Wouter Basson gave an informative talk on how Central and Obstructive Sleep Apnea are associated with Cardiovascular Disease and what implications there are when a patient goes untreated.

Anton Fourie from Fourie & Associates Clinical Technology Group explained the process of patient testing by either means of home based or hospital based Sleep Studies.

Brenda Allen, a Clinical Technologist employed by SleepNet discussed treatment options and consultants from the SleepNet Cape Town branch stood ready to demonstrate market leading Positive Airway Pressure devices and masks.