Clinical Research

General Cardiology

The Use of WatchPAT™ for Home Sleep Testing Assessment of Sleep-Related Disordered Breathing (SDB) in Heart Disease Patients – Clinical & Operational Benefits
Sleep-related disordered breathing (SDB), specifically obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), is associated with a range of other physiological disorders, cardiovascular diseases...
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Sleep Apnea in Cardiac Diseases Cardiology Clinical Compendium
Sleep Apnea as cardiovascular comorbidity has been known for over 2 decades. The prevalence of sleep apnea in cardiac patients...
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Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction is linked to severity of obstructive sleep apnoea
Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) has been linked to increased cardiovascular risk. The present study examined the relationships between respiratory parameters...
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Sleep Apnea: Types, Mechanisms, and Clinical Cardiovascular Consequences
By Cardio State-of-the-art review Sleep Apnea is highly prevalent in patients with cardiovascular disease. These disordered breathing events are associated with...
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Sleep Duration and Quality: Impact on Lifestyle Behaviors and Cardiometabolic Health: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association Circulation Sept 2016
By Cardio Authors review of the epidemiological data on the impact of sleep duration and disorders on cardiovascular health suggests the...
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Wide Screening of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in a Cardiology Clinic
By Cardio Dr. Zaremski and Dr. Wharton Department of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center Cardiovascular Investigations July 2017   Patients at an...
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AFIB

ACC Quote of the ESC Guidelines
By Cardio A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and the Heart Rhythm...
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Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea treatment on Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence. Meta-Analysis
By Cardio OSA is a known predictor for onset and recurrence of AF. Ashish Shukla, MD, MPH, Anthony Aizer, MD, MSC,...
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Comorbid Sleep Apnea and Atrial Fibrillation: Evidence Mounts, Awareness Slowly Follows
As more research links obstructive and central sleep apnea to AFib, some take steps toward systematically screening patients. By Sree...
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Atrial Substrate and Triggers of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with atrial remodeling, atrial fibrillation (AF), and increased incidence of arrhythmia recurrence after pulmonary...
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Heart Failure

Sleep disordered breathing and post-discharge mortality in patients with acute heart failure
Hospitalizations for heart failure are associated with a high post-discharge risk for mortality. Identification of modifiable predictors of post-discharge mortality...
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Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure:
Review of Prevalence, Treatment with Continuous Positive Airway Pressure, and Prognosis
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Prognostic impact of sleep disordered breathing and its treatment in heart failure: an observational study
Sleep disordered breathing (SDB) may contribute to disease progression in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF). The objective of this...
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