Prognostic Significance of Sleep Apnea Syndrome on False Lumen Aortic Expansion in Post-Acute Aortic Syndrome.

@article{Delsart2016PrognosticSO,
  title={Prognostic Significance of Sleep Apnea Syndrome on False Lumen Aortic Expansion in Post-Acute Aortic Syndrome.},
  author={Pascal Delsart and Françis Juthier and Rachel E. Clough and Jonathan Paul Sobocinski and Richard Oussama Azzaoui and Julien Ramstein and Patrick Devos and Natacha Rousse and Bruno Jegou and Georges Fayad and Thomas Modine and Anne Mallart and Andr{\'e} Vincentelli and Claire Mounier-V{\'e}hier and St{\'e}phan Haulon},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={102 5},
  pages={1558-1564}
}
BACKGROUND Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a risk factor for resistant arterial hypertension and aortic dilatation. We assessed the value of systematic screening for OSAS in patients soon after the onset of acute aortic syndrome (AAS). METHODS Between January 2010 and June 2014, patients were prospectively screened for post AAS OSAS. The… CONTINUE READING