cardiology

CPAP doesn’t prevent secondary cardiac events in OSA: study

The use of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy does not prevent recurrent cardiovascular events in people with obstructive sleep apnoea despite significantly reducing daytime sleepiness and improving quality-of-life and mood, a large Australian led study finds.  Flinders University’s Professor Doug McEvoy, who presented the findings at the European Society of Cardiology Conference in Rome ...

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