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CPAP has independent effect on depression in CHD patients


CPAP treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) reduces depression symptoms in people cardiovascular disease independently of improvements in daytime sleepiness, an Australian study has shown. In what is claimed to be the largest trial of its type, Professor Doug McEvoy and colleagues from Flinders University, South Australia, found a positive effect of CPAP treatment on ...

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