Key clinical point: OSA symptom subtypes are reproducible and associated with cardiovascular risk.
Major finding: Compared with other OSA subtypes, the excessively sleepy group had a more than threefold increased odds of prevalent heart failure, after adjustment for other CV risk factors.
Study details: An analysis of 1,207 patients from the Sleep Heart Study.
Disclosures: Dr. Mazzotti reported having no financial disclosures.
Mazzotti D et al. SLEEP 2019, Abstract 0586.