Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

Known as: Obesity-Hypoventilation Syndrome, Hypoventilation Syndrome, Obesity, Syndrome, Obesity Hypoventilation 
HYPOVENTILATION syndrome in very obese persons with excessive ADIPOSE TISSUE around the ABDOMEN and DIAPHRAGM. It is characterized by diminished to… (More)
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2015
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2015
Sarcopenic obesity (SO) refers to the copresence of sarcopenia and obesity. In this condition, a disproportion exists between the… (More)
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2009
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2009
Obesity, well-known as a cardiovascular risk factor is also a "respiratory" risk factor and can have profound adverse effects on… (More)
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2009
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2009
Obesity results from the interaction of genetic and environmental factors. To search for sequence variants that affect variation… (More)
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2006
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2006
Patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS) have a lower quality of life, more healthcare expenses, a greater risk of… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Average volume-assured pressure support (AVAPS) has been introduced as a new additional mode for a bilevel pressure… (More)
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2003
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2003
This study identifies monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) as an insulin-responsive gene. It also shows that insulin… (More)
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2002
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2002
Ghrelin, a novel GH-releasing peptide isolated from human and rat stomach, stimulates food intake and GH secretion. We determined… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVES Obesity has many detrimental effects on the respiratory function and may lead to chronic hypoventilation in some… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To document health-care utilization (ie, physician claims and hospitalizations) in patients with obesity… (More)
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2001
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2001
Fragestellung. Sowohl die Childhood Group der International Obesity Task Force (IOTF) als auch die European Childhood Obesity… (More)
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