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Obstructive sleep apnoea

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Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is increasing in prevalence due to rising obesity. While OSA is a disorder primarily of the upper airway during sleep, its pathophysiological impact on other body systems is increasingly recognised. There has been interest in the prevalence of OSA in different ophthalmic conditions and possible causation has been postulated. As OSA is common, it can be expected that people with co-existent OSA will be found in any ophthalmic disease population studied. To determ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1038/s41433-017-0006-y

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Oxford college:
St John's College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8942-5424
Publisher:
Nature Research
Journal:
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Volume:
32
Issue:
5
Pages:
889-903
Publication date:
2018-02-02
Acceptance date:
2017-11-14
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EISSN:
1476-5454
ISSN:
0950-222X
Pmid:
29391572
Language:
English
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pubs:395302
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uuid:1f7f197c-d9cc-4284-8733-d66739a9eba5
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pubs:395302
Source identifiers:
395302
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2019-04-17

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