Sleep Med Rev 2019 08 16;46:1-8. Epub 2019 Apr 16.
Mater Research Institute-University of Queensland, Level 3 Aubigny Place, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia; Mater Mothers' Hospital, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Australia. Electronic address:
Sleep is a complex and active physiological process that if disrupted, can result in adverse outcomes both within and outside of pregnancy. Sleep disordered breathing (SDB) occurs in 10-32% of pregnancies. Substantial physiological changes occur during pregnancy that impact on maternal sleep, which typically deteriorates with advancing gestation. Read More