Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Recognizing an Underdiagnosed Condition
Maureen Brogan, RN, MS, FNP-C, WHNP-C, Erin Files, RN, MS, Vicki L. Zeigler, PhD, RN
Apart from the inconvenience and potential hazards associated with daytime sleepiness, patients with obstructive sleep apnea are at increased risk for hypertension, coronary artery disease, arrhythmias, diabetes, and other cardiovascular and metabolic disorders. How often do you miss this common, frequently overlooked diagnosis?
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