Prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea in acute coronary syndrome: Routine screening in intensive coronary care units
Publication date: Available online 21 June 2017
Source:Annales de Cardiologie et d'Angéiologie
Author(s): S. Morra, F. Bughin, K. Solecki, M. Aboubadra, B. Lattuca, F. Gouzi, J.-C. Macia, T.-T. Cung, S. Cade, F. Cransac, J.-M. Davy, Y. Dauvilliers, D. Corrado, F. Roubille
IntroductionIncreased evidence has shown that, despite the maximum care afforded to patients admitted with acute coronary syndromes (ACS), a residual risk of mortality remains, in which obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) appears to be a largely undiagnosed factor, particularly in the intensive cardiac care unit (ICCU). The...