Position paper on the management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension: joint recommendations by the European Society of Hypertension, by the European Respiratory Society and by the members of European COST (COoperation in Scientific and Technological research) ACTION B26 on obstructive sleep apnea.

@article{Parati2012PositionPO,
  title={Position paper on the management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension: joint recommendations by the European Society of Hypertension, by the European Respiratory Society and by the members of European COST (COoperation in Scientific and Technological research) ACTION B26 on obstructive sleep apnea.},
  author={Gianfranco Parati and Carolina Lombardi and Jan Hedner and Maria R Bonsignore and Ludger Grote and Ruzena Tkacova and Patrick L{\'e}vy and Renata L. Riha and C. Bassetti and Krzysztof Narkiewicz and Giuseppe Mancia and Walter T Mcnicholas},
  journal={Journal of hypertension},
  year={2012},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={633-46}
}
This article is aimed at addressing the current state of the art in epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and treatment options for appropriate management of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in cardiovascular (particularly hypertensive) patients, as well as for the management of cardiovascular diseases (particularly arterial hypertension) in OSA… CONTINUE READING