Association of obstructive sleep apnea with arterial stiffness and nondipping blood pressure in patients with hypertension.

@article{Jenner2017AssociationOO,
  title={Association of obstructive sleep apnea with arterial stiffness and nondipping blood pressure in patients with hypertension.},
  author={Raimundo Jenner and Fernanda Fatureto-Borges and Valeria Aparecida Costa-Hong and Heno Ferreira Lopes and Sandra H Teixeira and Elias C{\'e}sar Hauy Marum and Dante Marcelo Artigas Giorgi and Fernanda Marciano Consolim-Colombo and Luiz Aparecido Bortolotto and Geraldo Lorenzi-Filho and Eduardo Moacyr Krieger and Luciano F Drager},
  journal={Journal of clinical hypertension},
  year={2017},
  volume={19 9},
  pages={910-918}
}
Whether sex influences the association of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with markers of cardiovascular risk in patients with hypertension is unknown. In this study, 95 hypertensive participants underwent carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity, 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, echocardiogram, and polysomnography after a 30-day standardized… CONTINUE READING