Snoring, sympathetic activity and cardiovascular risk factors in a 70 year old population

@article{Jennum1993SnoringSA,
  title={Snoring, sympathetic activity and cardiovascular risk factors in a 70 year old population},
  author={Poul Jennum and Kirsten Schultz-Larsen and N R Christensen},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={9},
  pages={477-482}
}
In order to describe the relation between snoring, cardiovascular risk factors, metabolic factors and sympathetitic activity, 804 70-year-old males and females were classified according to snoring habits and life-style factors (alcohol and tobacco consumption), blood pressure, body mass index (BMI), plasma lipids (triglycerides, cholesterol, high density lipoprotein), plasma catecholamines (epinephrine, norepinephrine), fasting blood glucose and glucose tolerance test (1 gram glucose per kg… CONTINUE READING

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