Regional Brain Tissue Changes and Associations with Disease Severity in Children with Sleep Disordered Breathing

“Pediatric SDB is accompanied by predominantly acute brain changes in areas that regulate autonomic, cognitive, and mood functions, and chronic changes in frontal cortices essential for behavioral control. Interventions need to be keyed to address acute vs chronic injury.”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29267958