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CPAP doesn’t prevent secondary cardiac events in OSA


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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