Is NREM-predominant obstructive sleep apnea syndrome a different clinical entity?


Yon M. İ. , KÖKTÜRK O.

Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences, vol.48, no.5, pp.967-972, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1802-8
  • Title of Journal : Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.967-972

Abstract

Background/aim: This study aimed to evaluate whether NREM-predominant obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) patients (NREM AHI < REM AHI) have distinct clinical and polysomnographic features compared to REM-predominant OSAS patients (REM AHI > NREM AHI).