Search for dissertations about: "Mirjam Ljunggren"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mirjam Ljunggren.

  1. 1. Sleep-disordered breathing in women Associations with cardiovascular disease and the significance of sleep apnea during REM sleep

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mirjam Ljunggren; Eva Lindberg; Christer Janson; Eva Svanborg; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstructive sleep apnea; REM sleep; cardiovascular disease; heart failure; Lungmedicin; Lung Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, but it is unclear which elements of SDB that are most harmful to the cardiovascular system and whether the associations observed in men also apply to women.Aim: To investigate associations between different aspects of SDB and cardiovascular disease in womenMethods and results: All four papers were based on participants in “Sleep and Health in Women” (SHE), a population-based cohort study of women. READ MORE