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Archivos de cardiología de México

On-line version ISSN 1665-1731Print version ISSN 1405-9940


GONZALEZ-PLIEGO, José Angel et al. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and ischemic heart disease: Evidence of their relationship. Arch. Cardiol. Méx. [online]. 2015, vol.85, n.1, pp.16-22. ISSN 1665-1731.

The purpose of this review is to analyse the relation between obstructive sleep apnea and coronary disease. We present epidemiological data on the respiratory disorder and its association with ischemic cardiopathy, as well as common cardiovascular risk factors, physiopathological interactions between both conditions, clinical evolution and impact of treatment on prognosis.

Keywords : Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome; Coronary artery disease; Ischemic heart disease; Acute coronary syndrome; Pathophysiology; Mexico.

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