Cardiovascular / Cerebrovascular Impact



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Matiello, Maria, et al. "Low efficacy of atrial fibrillation ablation in severe obstructive sleep apnoea patients." Europace 12.8 (2010): 1084-1089.
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Mansukhani, Meghna Prabhdas, et al. "The association between atrial fibrillation and stroke in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a population-based case-control study." Sleep medicine 14.3 (2013): 243-246.
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Monahan, Ken, et al. "Relation of the severity of obstructive sleep apnea in response to anti-arrhythmic drugs in patients with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter." The American journal of cardiology 110.3 (2012): 369-372.
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Nerbass, Flávia B., et al. "Obstructive sleep apnea and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a common and potential harmful combination." Sleep medicine reviews 17.3 (2013): 201-206.
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Yaranov, Dmitry M., et al. "Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Frequency of Stroke in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation." The American journal of cardiology(2014).
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NIH News Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Risk of Stroke
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Ahn, Seong Hwan, et al. "Interaction between sleep-disordered breathing and acute ischemic stroke." Journal of Clinical Neurology 9.1 (2013): 9-13.
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