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    • CPAP for Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Obstructive Sleep Apnea 

      McEvoy, R. Doug; Antic, Nick A.; Heeley, Emma; Luo, Yuanming; Ou, Qiong; Zhang, Xilong; Mediano, Olga; Chen, Rui; Drager, Luciano; Liu, Zhihong; Chen, Guofang; Du, Baoliang; McArdle, Nigel; Mukherjee, Sutapa; Tripathi, Manjari; Billot, Laurent; Li, Qiang; Lorenzi-Filho, Geraldo; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Redline, Susan; Wang, Jiguang; Arima, Hisatomi; Neal, Bruce; White, David P.; Grunstein, Ron R.; Zhong, Nanshan; Anderson, Craig S. (Massachusetts Medical Society, 2016)
      Background Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events; whether treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) prevents major cardiovascular events is uncertain. Met ...
    • Effects of Ethnicity on the Prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Pooled Analysis of the ISAACC Trial and Sleep and Stent Study. 

      Koo, Chieh-Yang; Sánchez de la Torre, Alicia; Loo, Germaine; Sánchez de la Torre, Manuel; Zhang, Junjie; Durán-Cantolla, Joaquín; Li, Ruogu; Mayós Pérez, Mercè; Sethi, Rithi; Abad, Jorge; Drager, Luciano; Coloma, Ramón; Hein, Thet; Ho, Hee-Hwa; Jim, Man-Hong; Ong, Thun-How; Tai, Bee-Choo; Aldomá, Albina; Lee, Chi-Hang; Barbé Illa, Ferran (ElsevierAustralian and New Zealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons (ANZSCTS)Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ), 2017)
      Objective: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is an increasing yet under-recognized risk factor for acute coronary syndrome (ACS). We sought to determine the effects of ethnicity on the prevalence of OSA in patients presenting ...