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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 241
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.03.100
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-18
  • Keywords: Diastolic function, Coronary artery disease, Obstructive sleep apnea, Echocardiography, Doppler, Continuous positive airway pressure, POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE, PRESERVED EJECTION FRACTION, ACUTE MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, HEART-FAILURE, CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES, DYSFUNCTION, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, IMPACT, ASSOCIATION, THERAPY
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


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.