CPAP Therapy Reducing Hospital Readmissions (image) American Academy of Sleep Medicine Share Print E-Mail Caption A study of patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) suggests that non-adherence to continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy is significantly associated with increased 30-day hospital readmissions. Credit The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Usage Restrictions Credit the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.