1. To review early evidence linking obstructive sleep apnea to cardiovascular disease;
2. To discuss current evidence implicating obstructive sleep apnea as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease;
3. To present recent data from observational cohorts and randomized clinical trials demonstrating the impact of treatment for obstructive sleep apnea on cardiovascular disease.
Presentation: 55 minutes
Recommended CitationQuan, MD, Stuart Fun, "Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiovascular Disease: “A 25 Year Progression"" (2013). Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Presentation 97.