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    • Effect of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on the Incidence of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Eventsin Nonsleepy Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea 

      Barbé Illa, Ferran; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Carmona, Carmen; Barceló Bennasar, Antònia; Chiner, Eusebi; Masa, Juan F.; González, Mónica; Marín, J. M.; García Río, Francisco; Díaz de Atauri, María Josefa; Terán, Joaquin; Mayós Pérez, Mercè; Peña, Mónica de la; Monasterio, Carmen; Campo, Félix del; Montserrat i Capdevila, Josep (American Medical Association, 2013)
      Context Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the first-line treatment for patients with symptomatic obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). However, its indication for all patients with sleep-disordered breathing, ...
    • Effect of obstructive sleep apnoea on severity and short-term prognosis of acute coronary syndrome 

      Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Abad, Jorge; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Mediano, Olga; Amilibia, Jose; Masdeu, María José; Florés, Marina; Barceló Bennasar, Antònia; Peña, Mónica de la; Aldomá, Albina; Worner, Fernando; Valls Marsal, Joan; Castellà, Gerard; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (European Respiratory Society, 2015)
      The goal of this study was to evaluate the influence of obstructive sleep apnoea on the severity and short-term prognosis of patients admitted for acute coronary syndrome. Obstructive sleep apnoea was defined as an ...
    • Effect of Patient Sex on the Severity of Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Newly Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Admitted by an Acute Coronary Syndrome 

      Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Abad, Jorge; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Mediano, Olga; Cabriada, Valentín; Masdeu, María José; Terán, Joaquin; Masa, Juan F.; Peña, Mónica de la; Aldomá, Albina; Worner, Fernando; Valls Marsal, Joan; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background: The cardiovascular consequences of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) differ by sex. We hypothesized that sex influences the severity of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in patients with OSA. OSA was defined as an ...
    • Impact of obstructive sleep apnea on the levels of placental growth factor (PlGF) and their value for predicting short-term adverse outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome 

      Barceló Bennasar, Antònia; Bauçà, Josep Miquel; Yañez, Aina; Fueyo, Laura; Gomez, Cristina; Peña, Mónica de la; Pierola, Javier; Rodriguez, Alberto; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Abad, Jorge; Mediano, Olga; Amilibia, Jose; Masdeu, María José; Terán, Joaquin; Montserrat i Capdevila, Josep; Mayos, Mercè; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Barbé Illa, Ferran (Public Library of Science, 2016)
      Background Placental growth factor (PlGF) induces angiogenesis and promotes tissue repair, and plasma PlGF levels change markedly during acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Currently, the impact of obstructive sleep apnea ...