Vestibular Functions Were Found to Be Impaired in Patients With Moderate-to-Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Kayabasi S., İRİZ A., Cayonu M., Cengiz B., Acar A., Boynuegri S., ...More

LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.125, no.5, pp.1244-1248, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 125 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/lary.25021
  • Journal Name: LARYNGOSCOPE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1244-1248
  • Keywords: Obstructive sleep apnea, vertigo, dizziness, vestibular function, DIZZINESS HANDICAP INVENTORY, EPIDEMIOLOGY, RELIABILITY, ASSOCIATION, VALIDITY, DISEASE, HEALTH, SCALE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives/HypothesisObstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and balance disorders are common chronic diseases seen in the general population. The aim of this study was to evaluate vestibular functions in individuals with OSA.