A total of 25.7% of hypertension patients had moderate or severe obstructive sleep apnea, though few were physician diagnosed.
The single-item sleep quality scale (SQS) produced favorable results comparable to more complex assessment tools.
MUNICH - Sleep that’s too little, too much, or too disrupted boosts cardiovascular risk.
Long-term use of opioids, including methadone therapy, increases the risk of central sleep apnea, though adaptive servo ventilation can...
Exercise alone or in addition to CPAP significantly improves quality of life for patients with heart failure and obstructive sleep apnea.
This study identified a method that provides a truer assessment of disease probability than has been achieved with history and physical exam...
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The central nervous system depressant was approved for the treatment of cataplexy and excessive daytime sleepiness.
SAN ANTONIO – Children with obstructive sleep apnea had elevated liver, blood sugar, and triglycerides despite a similar BMI to children without...
The relationship between hypertension in pregnancy and sleep-disordered breathing may be partly mediated by obesity.