Health-related quality of life in obstructive sleep apnoea.

  title={Health-related quality of life in obstructive sleep apnoea.},
  author={Yves Lacasse and Caroline Godbout and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric S{\'e}ri{\`e}s},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  volume={19 3},
The identification of the areas of quality of life (QoL) most likely to be affected by obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) would be an important step in the evaluation of the impact of the disease and its treatment modalities. The objective of this study was to describe the impact of OSA on patients' QoL. A list of 186 items potentially related to QoL of patients with OSA was constructed. From this list, consecutive patients were asked, at the time of the diagnosis, to identify the most significant… CONTINUE READING
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