Oxidative stress and oxidant signaling in obstructive sleep apnea and associated cardiovascular diseases.

@article{Suzuki2006OxidativeSA,
  title={Oxidative stress and oxidant signaling in obstructive sleep apnea and associated cardiovascular diseases.},
  author={Yuichiro J Suzuki and Vivek Jain and A Park and Regina M Day},
  journal={Free radical biology & medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={40 10},
  pages={1683-92}
}
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has emerged as a major public health problem and increasing evidence indicates that untreated OSA can lead to the development of various cardiovascular disorders. One important mechanism by which OSA may promote cardiovascular diseases is intermittent hypoxia, in which patients are subjected to repeated episodes of brief oxygen… CONTINUE READING