Molecular and physiologic basis of obstructive sleep apnea.

Abstract

Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome occurs because of various combinations of anatomic, mechanical, and neurologic anomalies that jeopardize ventilation only when normal state-dependent reductions in drive to upper airway respiratory muscles and pump muscles occur. A well thought out and carefully described infrastructure of the normal and abnormal… (More)

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