Cardiovascular complications of obstructive sleep apnea.

Abstract

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common disorder with an increasing public health burden. It is characterized by repeated upper airway narrowing and closure, leading to apneas, hypopneas and increased respiratory effort-related arousals. Continuous positive airway pressure is an effective modality of treatment for OSA. Apart from being responsible for… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/17476348.2.1.63

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