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Compromiso multisistémico en apnea obstructiva del sueño

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dc.contributor.author Labarca, Gonzalo
dc.contributor.author Cruz, Rodrigo
dc.contributor.author Descalzi, Fernando
dc.date.accessioned 2017-03-02T18:03:46Z
dc.date.available 2017-03-02T18:03:46Z
dc.date.issued 2014
dc.identifier.citation Revista Médica de Chile 2014, vol.142,p. 748-757
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11447/986
dc.identifier.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0034-98872014000600009
dc.description.abstract Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is characterized by repetitive upper airway collapse with apnea/hypopnea and recurrent hypoxia during sleep, which results in fragmented sleep and intermittent drops in arterial blood oxygen saturation (hypoxemia). Several dysfunctions of neurocognitive, endocrine, cardiovascular, and metabolic systems are recognized in patients with OSA. The most commonly reported associations are with obesity, increased cardiovascular risk, dyslipidemia, diabetes mellitus 2 and liver damage. However, there is a proven relationship between OSA and other diseases, such as polycystic ovary syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux, and chronic kidney disease. The aim of this review is to analyze clinical and experimental evidence linking OSA with other diseases.
dc.format.extent 10
dc.language.iso spa
dc.publisher Sociedad Médica de Santiago
dc.subject Sleep apnea, syndromes
dc.subject Respiratory insufficiency
dc.subject Hypoventilation
dc.subject Anoxia
dc.title Compromiso multisistémico en apnea obstructiva del sueño
dc.title.alternative Multisystemic involvement in obstructive sleep apnea
dc.type Artículo


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