Sleep-disordered breathing in Hispanic/Latino individuals of diverse backgrounds. The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.

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RATIONALE Hispanic/Latino populations have a high prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and may be at risk for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB). An understanding of SDB among these populations is needed given evidence that SDB increases cardiovascular risk. OBJECTIVES To quantify SDB prevalence in the U.S. Hispanic/Latino population and its… (More)
DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201309-1735OC

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@article{Redline2014SleepdisorderedBI, title={Sleep-disordered breathing in Hispanic/Latino individuals of diverse backgrounds. The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.}, author={Susan Redline and Daniela Sotres-Alvarez and Jos{\'e} S. Loredo and Martica H. Hall and Sanjay R. Patel and Alberto Ramirez Ramos and Neomi A. Shah and Andrew L Ries and Raanan Arens and Janice M. Barnhart and Marston E. Youngblood and Phyllis C. Zee and Martha L. Daviglus}, journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine}, year={2014}, volume={189 3}, pages={335-44} }