My boyfriend has been to Brompton today and is to go for a sleep study as his carbon dioxide level is 10.1 and oxygen level is less than 6 during the day. He has scoliosis and it is thought he may need a ventilator. He does also snore so not sure whether this or the scoliosis is causing the sleep problem.
Do you think a ventilator at night would be necesssary bearing in mind these readings and what type?
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