Effect of continuous positive airway pressure therapy on cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea.

@article{Myhill2012EffectOC,
  title={Effect of continuous positive airway pressure therapy on cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea.},
  author={Paul C. Myhill and Wendy A Davis and Kirsten E Peters and Stephen Anthony Paul Chubb and David Hillman and Timothy M. E. Davis},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2012},
  volume={97 11},
  pages={4212-8}
}
CONTEXT Few prospective intervention studies have examined the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy on cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in diabetes. OBJECTIVE Our objective was to determine whether CPAP improves CVD risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). DESIGN AND SETTING This was a randomized parallel group intervention trial in an urban Australian community. PATIENTS Fifty-nine participants of the Fremantle… CONTINUE READING
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