Anthropometry in the prediction of sleep disordered breathing in HIV-positive and HIV-negative men.

@article{Brown2010AnthropometryIT,
  title={Anthropometry in the prediction of sleep disordered breathing in HIV-positive and HIV-negative men.},
  author={Todd T. Brown and Susheel P. Patil and Lisa Paula Jacobson and Joseph B. Margolick and Alison M. Laffan and Rebecca J Godfrey and Jacquett R Johnson and Lisette M. Johnson-Hill and Sandra M. Reynolds and Alan R. Schwartz and Philip L. Smith},
  journal={Antiviral therapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={651-9}
}
BACKGROUND Body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC) and neck circumference (NC) are important screening tools for sleep disordered breathing (SDB); however, the utility of anthropometry for this purpose has not been evaluated among HIV-positive patients. METHODS HIV-negative men (n=60), HIV-positive men receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HIV-positive/HAART; n=58) and HIV-positive men not receiving HAART (HIV-positive/no HAART; n=41) from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study… CONTINUE READING
4 Citations
36 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 36 references

Effects of continuous positive airway pressure on early signs of atherosclerosis in obstructive sleep apnea

  • JM Krueger, FJ Obal, J Fang, T Kubota, P Taishi
  • Am J Respir Crit Care Med
  • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…