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Any CPAP use in obstructive sleep apnea reduces cardiovascular disease incidence

7 days ago   |   By Healio

Patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea and no use of continuous positive airway pressure had higher rates of cardiovascular disease than patients who did use continuous positive airway pressure for any length of time.
Researchers first published findings from the large observational clinical sample in Sleep, the journal of the Sleep Research Society, and presented the study results at the society's annual meeting, which is being held virtually. The researchers also found that obstructive sleep apnea with CPAP use correlated with lower rates of cardiovascular disease
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