Sleep-disordered breathing: Implications for the pathophysiology and management of cardiovascular disease

Christy A. Nelson, Robert Wolk, Virend Somers

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Abstract

Sleep apnea is increasingly associated with risk of cardiovascular disease, including arrhythmia, heart failure, stroke, ischemic heart disease, and hypertension. Diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea and the implications for cardiovascular disease are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)21-27
Number of pages7
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Volume31
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2005

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Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Cardiovascular Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Heart Failure
Stroke
Hypertension

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Sleep-disordered breathing : Implications for the pathophysiology and management of cardiovascular disease. / Nelson, Christy A.; Wolk, Robert; Somers, Virend.

In: Comprehensive Therapy, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2005, p. 21-27.

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