Clinical Characteristics of Type 2 Diabetics Who are at High Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

@inproceedings{Alshehri2018ClinicalCO,
  title={Clinical Characteristics of Type 2 Diabetics Who are at High Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea},
  author={Mohammed Ali Alshehri and Sameer R. Alharthi and Ahmed A. Alsuwat and Khaled Alswat},
  booktitle={Medical archives},
  year={2018}
}
Introduction Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has been associated with insulin resistance and glucose intolerance. Recent reports have indicated that the majority of patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) are also having OSA. Aim/Objective The primary goal of the study is to assess the risk of OSA among T2D patients and its impact on T2D related control and complications. Method A cross-sectional study for the adult patients with T2D who had a routine follow up visit from Jun 2013- Aug 2014 was… CONTINUE READING

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