Effect of Positive Airway Pressure on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Coronary Artery Disease Patients with Nonsleepy Obstructive Sleep Apnea The RICCADSA Randomized Controlled Trial


Peker Y., Glantz H., Eulenburg C., Wegscheider K., Herlitz J., Thunstrom E.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, cilt.194, ss.613-620, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 194 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1164/rccm.201601-0088oc
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.613-620

Özet

Rationale: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is common in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), many of whom do not report daytime sleepiness. First-line treatment for symptomatic OSA is continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), but its value in patients without daytime sleepiness is uncertain.