The Influence of Obesity on Disordered Breathing in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
Obesity has been long recognized as a clinical characteristic of many patients with obstructive sleep apnea (Guilleminault et al., 1976; Lugaresi et al., 1978). The purpose of this study was to relate the severity of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) to the degree of obesity.
KeywordsObesity Cage Harman
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