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