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Obstructive sleep apnea is a serious disorder with effective treatments that can improve health outcomes for patients.
A sleep history, airway examination, and screening tools inform the need for testing for OSA.
Disruption of the normal sleep-heart interaction negatively impacts the heart.
Depression, drowsy driving, metabolic disease, and cognitive decline are associated with obstructive sleep apnea.
Positive airway pressure therapy reduces daytime sleepiness and cardiovascular events.
Lifestyle modification, surgical interventions, and other devices may benefit patients unable to use PAP therapy.