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Obstructive sleep apnoea

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Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is increasing in prevalence due to rising obesity. Whilst 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 coexistent OSA will be found in any ophthalmic disease population studied. To determ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1038/s41433-017-0006-y

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; NDM Experimental Medicine
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Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Eye Journal website
Volume:
32
Pages:
889–903
Publication date:
2018-02-02
Acceptance date:
2017-11-14
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pubs:808714
URN:
uri:c860bfa5-9b05-43f7-a27f-0f77f0a03ac7
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uuid:c860bfa5-9b05-43f7-a27f-0f77f0a03ac7
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pubs:808714

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