Prevalence of cardiac arrhythmia in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome


Bayram N. A. , Ciftci B., Guven S. F. , Bayram H., Diker H. E. , Durmaz T., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.6, pp.843-850, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0910-355
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.843-850

Abstract

Aim: Repetitive transient activation of the parasympathetic and sympathetic systems in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) constitutes the basis for development of cardiac arrhythmias. We aimed to examine the prevalence of arrhythmias in OSAS.