Gender differences in the clinical characteristics among Japanese patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

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BACKGROUND Gender differences in the prevalence of various manifestations of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is not as great as previously believed. The aim of the present study was to clarify the clinical patient characteristics of Japanese women and men with OSAS. METHODS A cross-sectional case-match control study was performed on patients from… (More)
DOI: 10.1378/chest.08-1414

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@article{Yukawa2009GenderDI, title={Gender differences in the clinical characteristics among Japanese patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.}, author={Kumiko Yukawa and Yuichi Inoue and Hisanaga Yagyu and Tatsuya Hasegawa and Yoko Komada and Kazuyoshi Namba and Noriko Nagai and Shoko Nemoto and Erika Sano and Minoru Shibusawa and Naoko Nagano and Mamoru Suzuki}, journal={Chest}, year={2009}, volume={135 2}, pages={337-343} }