Weight loss through adjustable gastric banding and improvement in daytime sleepiness: 2 year interim results of APEX study.

@article{Fusco2014WeightLT,
  title={Weight loss through adjustable gastric banding and improvement in daytime sleepiness: 2 year interim results of APEX study.},
  author={Mark Fusco and Steven James and Christopher Cornell and Ted Okerson},
  journal={Current medical research and opinion},
  year={2014},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={849-55}
}
OBJECTIVE Obesity is one factor associated with an increased risk of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This study reports the investigator-reported resolution or improvement of OSA and improvements in sleep-related quality of life (QOL) 2 years after surgical placement of the LAP-BAND AP * (LBAP) system. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The LBAP Experience (APEX… CONTINUE READING