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Predictors and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring in 1001 middle aged men.

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One thousand and one men, aged 35-65 years, were identified from the age-sex register of one group general practice. Over four years 900 men were visited at home and asked questions about symptoms potentially related to sleep apnoea and snoring. Height, weight, neck circumference, resting arterial oxygen saturation (SaO2), and spirometric values were also determined. All night oximetry was then performed at home and the tracing analysed for the number of dips in SaO2 of more than 4%. Subjects...

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10.1136/thx.46.2.85

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division, Biomedical Research Centre
Role:
Author
Journal:
Thorax
Volume:
46
Issue:
2
Pages:
85-90
Publication date:
1991-02-05
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EISSN:
1468-3296
ISSN:
0040-6376
URN:
uuid:74ade5ff-a28a-4b09-942b-a222ff381767
Source identifiers:
71457
Local pid:
pubs:71457

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