Impact of OSA on cardiovascular events after coronary artery bypass surgery.

@article{Ucha2015ImpactOO,
  title={Impact of OSA on cardiovascular events after coronary artery bypass surgery.},
  author={Carlos Henrique G Uch{\^o}a and Naury de Jesus Danzi-Soares and Flavia S. Nunes and Altay Alves Lino de Souza and Fl{\'a}via Baggio Nerbass and Rodrigo Pinto Pedrosa and Luiz Ant{\^o}nio Machado C{\'e}sar and Geraldo Lorenzi-Filho and Luciano F Drager},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2015},
  volume={147 5},
  pages={1352-1360}
}
BACKGROUND The impact of OSA on new cardiovascular events in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery is poorly explored. METHODS Consecutive patients referred for CABG underwent clinical evaluation and standard polysomnography in the preoperative period. CABG surgery data, including percentage of off-pump and on-pump CABG, number of grafts, and intraoperative complications, were collected. The primary end point was major adverse cardiac or cerebrovascular events… CONTINUE READING

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