Sleep Apnea Severity Tied to Cardiac Marker

  • Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, particularly heart failure, a study found.
  • The severity of obstructive sleep apnea was significantly associated with higher levels of high-sensitivity troponin, suggesting that subclinical myocardial injury may play a role in the association with risk of heart failure.

via Sleep Apnea Severity Tied to Cardiac Marker.

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