Spectral oscillations of RR intervals in sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome patients.

@article{Dingli2003SpectralOO,
  title={Spectral oscillations of RR intervals in sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome patients.},
  author={K Dingli and Theodoros Assimakopoulos and Peter K. Wraith and Ingo Fietze and Carina Witt and Neil J. Douglas},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={
          943-50
        }
}
A recent study has shown that daytime heart rate variability is reduced in obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (OSAHS) patients. In the present study, the hypothesis was that sympathovagal balance around apnoeas/hypopnoeas and nocturnal autonomic activity are altered in OSAHS patients. Frequency- and time-domain analyses of RR intervals were performed to monitor sympathovagal activity noninvasively. Fourteen untreated OSAHS patients and seven healthy subjects underwent overnight… CONTINUE READING
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