Effect of nasal continuous positive airway pressure on global right ventricular myocardial performance in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome


ÖZTUNA F. , GOZACAN H., KIRIS G., ESEN T., KARAMAN K., KARAHAN S. C. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.43, no.3, pp.393-399, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1206-98
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.393-399

Abstract

Aim: The myocardial performance index (Tei index), plasma N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP), and ischemia-modified albumin (IMA) were used to investigate the effect of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) on right,ventricular function.