Effect of CPAP on diastolic function in coronary artery disease patients with nonsleepy obstructive sleep apnea: A randomized controlled trial


Glantz H., Johansson M. C. , Thunstrom E., Guron C. W. , Uzel H., SAYGIN M. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.241, pp.12-18, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 241
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.03.100
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-18

Abstract

Background: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has been associated with worse diastolic function in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). This analysis determined whether continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment would improve diastolic function in CAD patients with nonsleepy OSA.