C-reactive protein and sleep-disordered breathing

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Guilleminault C. E., Kirisoglu C., Ohayon M.

SLEEP, vol.27, no.8, pp.1507-1511, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/sleep/27.8.1507
  • Journal Name: SLEEP
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1507-1511
  • Keywords: obstructive sleep apnea, upper airway resistance syndrome, C-reactive protein, obesity, respiratory disturbance index, AIRWAY-RESISTANCE SYNDROME, METABOLIC SYNDROME, APNEA SYNDROME, FATIGUE, ASSOCIATION
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Study Objectives: Over a 2-month period, to evaluate serum levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) in new patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), upper airway resistance syndrome (LIARS), and absence of important comorbidity, as well as in normal controls.