Snoring Sound and Sleep Analysis in an Obese Patient Group


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İriz A., Kemaloğlu Y. K. , Köktürk O., Düzlü M., Tutar H., Yılmaz M.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.29, no.2, pp.110-112, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2018.30
  • Journal Name: GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.110-112
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: Snoring is the most common symptom of obstructive sleep apnea syndrom (OSAS). In this study, snoring percentage and severity were determined in a group of obese patients (with a BMI >= 30 kg/m2) and the relationship between OSAS severity and snoring intensity were investigated.