Search for dissertations about: "Sleep apnea"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 swedish dissertations containing the words Sleep apnea.

  1. 1. Sleep apnea and sleep diagnostic aspects

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Respiratory Medicine and Allegy

    Author : Carin Sahlin; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sleep apnea; sleep stages; snoring; stroke; polysomnography; Cheyne-Stokes respiration; supine-dependency; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Cardiovascular medicine; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Kardiovaskulär medicin; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Lung diseases; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Lungsjukdomar; Lung Medicine; lungmedicin;

    Abstract : Background: Patients with sleep apnea have frequent apneas and hypopneas during sleep. Apneas can be either central or obstructive. The apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) is the mean number of apneas and hypopneas per hour of sleep. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sleep apnea : clinical symptoms, epidemiology and ventilatory aspects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Thorarinn Gislason; Uppsala universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  3. 3. Obstructive sleep apnea the relationship to cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus, motor vehicle driving and ambient temperature

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Fredrik Valham; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstructive sleep apnea. Snoring. Cardiovascular disease. Stroke. Diabetes mellitus. Traffic accidents. Ambient temperature.; medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Obstructive sleep apnea is a common disorder, especially in men. Patients with this condition often snore and suffer from excessive daytime sleepiness. It is a treatable condition related to cardiovascular disease, road traffic accidents and obesity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Snoring and sleep apnea : A study of evolution and consequences in a male population

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Eva Lindberg; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Snoring; sleepiness; sleep apnea; epidemiology; hypertension; mortality; evolution; population-based; prospective; MEDICIN OCH VÅRD; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; medicin;

    Abstract : Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is characterized by snoring, repeated apneas during sleep and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). The available data suggest that there is a relationship between OSAS and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, but the results diverge. READ MORE

  5. 5. Obstructive sleep apnea General characteristics in hypertensive patients, positional sensitivity, and upper airway sensory neuropathy

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ola Sunnergren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Introduction: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a highly prevalent disorder, especially in populations with cardiovascular disease. Unfortunately most cases with OSA remain undiagnosed. READ MORE