Obstructive sleep apnea and the recurrence of atrial fibrillation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive

abstract

  • Patients with untreated OSA have a higher recurrence of AF after cardioversion than patients without a polysomnographic diagnosis of sleep apnea. Appropriate treatment with CPAP in OSA patients is associated with lower recurrence of AF.

publication date

  • May 27, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12743002

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2589

end page

  • 94

volume

  • 107

number

  • 20