Relationship Between Components of Metabolic Syndrome and Polysomnographic Findings in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Ozol D., Turkay C., KASAPOĞLU B., Karamanli H., Yildirim Z.

METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS, vol.9, no.1, pp.13-18, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier


Aims: Obstructive sleep apnea/hypoapnea syndrome (OSAHS) and metabolic syndrome are both growing health concerns, owing to the worldwide obesity epidemic. This study evaluates the potential association between the parameters of metabolic syndrome and OSAHS.