Obstructive sleep apnea.

  title={Obstructive sleep apnea.},
  author={Sean Caples and Apoor Suresh Gami and V. K. Somers},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  volume={142 3},
Clinical Principles Obstructive sleep apnea is an increasingly common disorder that is strongly linked to obesity. Neurocognitive sequelae, such as daytime sleepiness and impaired executive function, are important factors in motor vehicle accidents and probably contribute to loss of work-related productivity. Emerging clinical research studies suggest an increasing role of obstructive sleep apnea in cardiovascular disease, particularly systemic hypertension and congestive heart failure… CONTINUE READING

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